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Utopia Is Creepy - And Other Provocations by Carr, Nicholas

Utopia Is Creepy - And Other Provocations

Jun 30, 2016
Vegangelical - how caring for animals can shape your faith by King, Sarah Withrow, 1978- author.

Vegangelical - how caring for animals can shape your faith

Jun 30, 2016
Volleyball - steps to success by Schmidt, Becky, 1976-

Volleyball - steps to success

Jun 30, 2016
Voyage Le Corbusier - drawing on the road by Brillhart, Jacob, author.

Voyage Le Corbusier - drawing on the road

Jun 30, 2016
Wake up America - the nine virtues that made our nation great--and why we need them more than ever by Bolling, Eric, author.

Wake up America - the nine virtues that made our nation great--and why we need them more than ever

Identifies nine values on which America was built--including manliness, profit, individuality, and religious faith--arguing that these values are under attack by Democratic leaders and must be embraced to revive the nation's dominance.

Jun 30, 2016
Wake up you! - the rise and fall of Nigerian rock, 1972-1977. Vol. 1. by

Wake up you! - the rise and fall of Nigerian rock, 1972-1977. Vol. 1.

"... Nigeria descended into Civil War in the 1967. The rock scene that developed during the following three years of bloodshed and destruction would come to heal the country."--Back cover of accompanying book.

Jun 30, 2016
Walking with the muses - a memoir by Cleveland, Pat, author.

Walking with the muses - a memoir

An "account of the international adventures of fashion model Pat Cleveland--one of the first black supermodels during the wild sixties and seventies"--Amazon.com.

Jun 30, 2016
Wampum - how Indian tribes, the Mafia, and an inattentive Congress invented Indian casino gaming and created a $28 billion gambling empire by Mitchell, Donald, 1947 January 23- author.

Wampum - how Indian tribes, the Mafia, and an inattentive Congress invented Indian casino gaming and created a $28 billion gambling empire

"A history of Indian casinos in America reveals the lesser-known partnership between Native American tribes and the Mafia that has been responsible for the creation of hundreds of Vegas-style casinos throughout the United States, in part by taking advantage of historical injustices and cultural protections,"--NoveList.

Jun 28, 2016
Warren Buffett's ground rules - words of wisdom from the partnership letters of the world's greatest investor by Miller, Jeremy, 1978- author.

Warren Buffett's ground rules - words of wisdom from the partnership letters of the world's greatest investor

"A book about the financial lessons learned from the partnership letters of Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett"--

Jun 30, 2016
Warren Zevon - desperado of Los Angeles by Plasketes, George.

Warren Zevon - desperado of Los Angeles

Jun 30, 2016
Wartime basketball - the emergence of a national sport during World War II by Stark, Douglas (Douglas Andrew), 1972- author.

Wartime basketball - the emergence of a national sport during World War II

"Wartime Basketball tells the story of basketball's survival and development during World War II and how those years profoundly affected the game's growth after the war. Prior to World War II, basketball--professional and collegiate--was largely a regional game, with different styles played throughout the country. Among its many impacts on home-front life, the war forced pro and amateur leagues to contract and combine rosters to stay competitive. At the same time, the U.S. military created base

Jun 28, 2016
Wasting Time on the Internet - The Art of Mindless Surfing by Goldsmith, Kenneth

Wasting Time on the Internet - The Art of Mindless Surfing

Jun 30, 2016
Water from an ancient well - Celtic spirituality for modern life by McIntosh, Kenneth, 1959-

Water from an ancient well - Celtic spirituality for modern life

"Discover the world of the ancient Celtic Christians and find practical insights for living in the twenty-first century. Using storytelling, careful research, and personal experience, the author invites you to get to know Brendan and Brigid, Columba and Patrick, as well as Myrddin (better known as Merlin) and other lesser-known figures from the great pageant of Celtic history. These stories both entertain and inspire; rooted in legend and history, they offer us here-and-now hope and insight."--P

Jun 28, 2016
We are not such things - the murder of a young American, a South African township, and the search for truth and reconciliation by Van der Leun, Justine, author.

We are not such things - the murder of a young American, a South African township, and the search for truth and reconciliation

Recounts the story of a young American anti-apartheid activist and Fulbright scholar who was murdered by black residents of Cape Town, who ultimately were granted amnesty and worked with the woman's parents to create an educational foundation for justice.

Jun 30, 2016
We're still right-- and they're still wrong / The Democrats' Case for 2016 by Carville, James, author.

We're still right-- and they're still wrong / The Democrats' Case for 2016

The prominent liberal pundit and campaign strategist argues that Democratic policies enacted by the Clinton administration and continued by President Obama have effectively sustained and salvaged America's economic well-being.

Jun 30, 2016
Weapons of math destruction - how big data increases inequality and threatens democracy by O'Neil, Cathy, author.

Weapons of math destruction - how big data increases inequality and threatens democracy

Jun 30, 2016
Welcome to culinary school - a culinary student survival guide by Traster, Daniel, author.

Welcome to culinary school - a culinary student survival guide

Jun 30, 2016
Well played - the ultimate guide to awakening your family's playful spirit by Sinclair, Meredith L. (Meredith Lee), 1970- author.

Well played - the ultimate guide to awakening your family's playful spirit

Jun 30, 2016
What have plants ever done for us? - Western civilization in fifty plants by Harris, Stephen, 1966- author.

What have plants ever done for us? - Western civilization in fifty plants

Jun 30, 2016
What to expect when you have diabetes - 170 tips for living well with diabetes by American Diabetes Association.

What to expect when you have diabetes - 170 tips for living well with diabetes

Managing a chronic disease like diabetes can be overwhelming especially if you re among the 1.7 million Americans who are newly diagnosed each year. Here is easy-to-read, steady advice in this newly updated book, written by the experts, so you can live well with diabetes, not just manage it. What to Expect When You Have Diabetes is a reliable companion for when you re swamped with questions but also have more information than you can absorb. The information in this book is geared especially towa

Jun 30, 2016