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Ancient echoes - the Anasazi book of chants by Summer Rain, Mary, 1945-

Ancient echoes - the Anasazi book of chants

Jul 19, 2016
American colonies by Taylor, Alan, 1955-

American colonies

With this volume, Alan Taylor challenges the traditional story of colonial history by examining the many cultures that helped make America. Transcending the usual Anglocentric version of our colonial past, he recovers the importance of Native American tribes, African slaves, and the rival empires of France, Spain, the Netherlands, and even Russia in the colonization of North America. Moving beyond the Atlantic seaboard to examine the entire continent, American Coloniesreveals a pivotal period in

Jul 19, 2016
Amber - The Natural Time Capsule by Ross, Andrew

Amber - The Natural Time Capsule

Jul 19, 2016
Almighty - courage, resistance, and existential peril in the nuclear age by Zak, Dan.

Almighty - courage, resistance, and existential peril in the nuclear age

Jul 18, 2016
All quilt blocks are not square - innovative piecing and quilting of hexagons, triangles, curves, and more by Wagner, Debra.

All quilt blocks are not square - innovative piecing and quilting of hexagons, triangles, curves, and more

Jul 19, 2016
Algebra I for dummies / Mary Jane Sterling. by Sterling, Mary Jane.

Algebra I for dummies / Mary Jane Sterling.

Jul 19, 2016
Acrobatics for children & teenagers by Blume, Michael.

Acrobatics for children & teenagers

This book teaches the basics of partner acrobatics with children and teenagers. It shows the reader how to organize practice sessions and arrange performances. A practical section presents simple acrobatic figures that have proved to be of value in practice.

Jul 18, 2016
Accounting for Dummies by Tracy, John A.

Accounting for Dummies

Jul 21, 2016
A-Z of Sewing by Search Press Ltd (COR)

A-Z of Sewing

Jul 23, 2016
A woman's guide to the wild - your complete outdoor handbook by McConnell, Ruby.

A woman's guide to the wild - your complete outdoor handbook

Provides women with information on surviving in the great outdoors, including camp setup, fire building, first aid, and dealing with "feminine functions."

Jul 19, 2016
A woman's guide to the wild - your complete outdoor handbook by McConnell, Ruby.

A woman's guide to the wild - your complete outdoor handbook

Jul 23, 2016
A timber framer's workshop - joinery, design & construction of traditional timber frames by Chappell, Steve.

A timber framer's workshop - joinery, design & construction of traditional timber frames

Jul 23, 2016
A teen's guide to the 5 love languages - how to understand yourself and improve all your relationships by Chapman, Gary D., 1938- author.

A teen's guide to the 5 love languages - how to understand yourself and improve all your relationships

Offers guidance for improving relationships by understanding the five typical ways that people are inclined to express love for others, and expect to have it expressed to them.

Jul 23, 2016
A spoonful of sugar - sew 20 simple projects to sweeten your surroundings zakka style by Cox, Lisa (Writer on sewing), author.

A spoonful of sugar - sew 20 simple projects to sweeten your surroundings zakka style

"Treat yourself to 20 sweet and original craft projects! If you love crafting but find yourself short on time, all you need is A Spoonful of Sugar! Lisa Cox, the talented designer behind A Spoonful of Sugar Designs, offers twenty fun yet functional projects to decorate your bedroom, kitchen, craft room and playroom or to give as one-of-a kind gifts. Most of these projects can be made in an afternoon--whether you're a beginner or an intermediate crafter! Make a few Crisscross Coasters to spice up

Jul 21, 2016
A return to justice - rethinking our approach to juveniles in the system by Nellis, Ashley, author.

A return to justice - rethinking our approach to juveniles in the system

"Juveniles who commit crimes often find themselves in court systems that do not account for their young age, but it wasn't always this way. The original aim of a separate juvenile justice system was to treat young offenders as the children they were, considering their unique child status and potential for reform. Now, after years punishing young offenders as if they were adults, the justice system is slowly making changes that would allow the original vision for juvenile justice to finally mater

Jul 21, 2016
A plant-based life - your complete guide to great food, radiant health, boundless energy, and a better body by Karlsen, Micaela Cook, author.

A plant-based life - your complete guide to great food, radiant health, boundless energy, and a better body

Jul 18, 2016
A complete practical guide to caged & aviary birds - how to keep pet birds, with expert advice on buying, housing, feeding, handling, breeding and exhibiting by Alderton, David, 1956- author.

A complete practical guide to caged & aviary birds - how to keep pet birds, with expert advice on buying, housing, feeding, handling, breeding and exhibiting

This is an essential reference manual for bird-keepers of all levels - from the novice looking to keep a single pet bird indoors to the seasoned breeder wishing to extend an existing aviary collection. A close look at more than 250 examples provides a fascinating insight into the coloration, characteristics, weaknesses and breeding habits of each of the major groups: waxbills, weavers, wydahs, canaries and related finches, quails and pheasants, softbills, Australian parakeets, cockatiels, cockat

Jul 23, 2016
A Companion to Film Comedy by Horton, Andrew (EDT)/ Rapf, Joanna E. (EDT)

A Companion to Film Comedy

Jul 19, 2016
A companion to film comedy by

A companion to film comedy

Jul 23, 2016
A book about love by Lehrer, Jonah, author.

A book about love

Weaving together scientific studies from clinical psychologists, longitudinal studies of health and happiness, historical accounts and literary depictions, child-rearing manuals, and the language of online dating sites, Jonah Lehrer's A Book About Love plumbs the most mysterious, most formative, most important impulse governing our lives. Love confuses and compels us--and it can destroy and define us. It has inspired our greatest poetry, defined our societies and our beliefs, and governs our bio

Jul 19, 2016