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The Jewish Olympics - the history of the Maccabiah Games by Kaplan, Ron, 1957-

The Jewish Olympics - the history of the Maccabiah Games

"Having grown from 390 athletes from fourteen countries to nine thousand athletes from seventy-eight countries, the Maccabiah Games (or the “Jewish Olympics,” as it has come to be known) continue to gain popularity. The Maccabiah Games, which take place in Israel, first began in 1932, and the latest games took place in July of 2013, with the debut of participants from Cuba, Albania, and Nicaragua. Sports range from table tennis to ice hockey, basketball, chess, and much more. Past participants h

Jul 7, 2015
The Kew Book of Botanical Illustration by King, Christabel

The Kew Book of Botanical Illustration

Jul 7, 2015
The last love song - a biography of Joan Didion by Daugherty, Tracy.

The last love song - a biography of Joan Didion

"In The Last Love Song, Tracy Daugherty, the critically acclaimed author of Hiding Man (a New Yorker and New York Times Notable book) and Just One Catch, delves deep into the life of distinguished American author and journalist Joan Didion in this, the first printed biography published about her life.Joan Didion lived a life in the public and private eye with her late husband, writer John Gregory Dunne, whom she met while the two were working in New York City when Didion was at Vogue and Dunne w

Jul 2, 2015
The League of Regrettable Superheroes - half-baked heroes from comic book history! by Morris, Jon, author.

The League of Regrettable Superheroes - half-baked heroes from comic book history!

Jul 7, 2015
The League of Regrettable Superheroes by Morris, Jon

The League of Regrettable Superheroes

Jul 2, 2015
The little coffee know-it-all - a miscellany for growing, roasting, and brewing, uncompromising and unapologetic by Steiman, Shawn.

The little coffee know-it-all - a miscellany for growing, roasting, and brewing, uncompromising and unapologetic

"In The Little Coffee Know-It-All, Shawn Steiman, Hawaii's own "Doctor Coffee," provides and advanced degree in all things coffee in a fun, playful but scientifically rigorous manner"--

Jul 2, 2015
The Liver Healing Diet - The MD's Nutritional Plan to Eliminate Toxins, Reverse Fatty Liver Disease and Promote Good Health by Lai, Michelle, Dr., M.D./ Kasaraneni, Asha R.

The Liver Healing Diet - The MD's Nutritional Plan to Eliminate Toxins, Reverse Fatty Liver Disease and Promote Good Health

Jul 2, 2015
The lost art of walking - the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism by Nicholson, Geoff, 1953- author.

The lost art of walking - the history, science, philosophy, and literature of pedestrianism

From the Publisher: A fascinating, definitive, and very personal rumination on the history, science, philosophy, art, and literature of walking, by a skilled cultural commentator. Geoff Nicholson, author of Bleeding London and Sex Collectors, turns his eye to the intellectual and cultural history of that most common of activities-walking. This simple, omnipresent activity has inspired numerous subcultures, literary and artistic legacies, sporting events, personal memories, epic journeys, mystica

Jul 1, 2015
The Lost Landscape - A Writer's Coming of Age by Oates, Joyce Carol

The Lost Landscape - A Writer's Coming of Age

Jul 7, 2015
The Magic of Math - Solving for X and Figuring Out Why by Benjamin, Arthur

The Magic of Math - Solving for X and Figuring Out Why

Jul 7, 2015
The magical world of moss gardening by Martin, Annie, 1953- author.

The magical world of moss gardening

Jul 7, 2015
The making of Asian America - a history by Lee, Erika.

The making of Asian America - a history

"The definitive history of Asian Americans by one of the nation's preeminent scholars on the subject. In the past fifty years, Asian Americans have helped change the face of America and are now the fastest growing group in the United States. But as award-winning historian Erika Lee reminds us, Asian Americans also have deep roots in the country. The Making of Asian America tells the little-known history of Asian Americans and their role in American life, from the arrival of the first Asians in

Jul 2, 2015
The making of home - the 500-year story of how our houses became our homes by Flanders, Judith.

The making of home - the 500-year story of how our houses became our homes

Jul 7, 2015
The MD factor diet - a physician's proven diet for metabolism correction and healthy weight loss by Cederquist, Caroline J.

The MD factor diet - a physician's proven diet for metabolism correction and healthy weight loss

"Are you finding that weight is easy to gain and hard to lose? It's not your fault! Up to 50 percent of Americans suffer from a metabolism dysfunction called the MD Factor, and most don't even know it. The breakthrough concepts in The MD Factor Diet isolate metabolism dysfunction as the reason why millions of Americans cannot succeed in losing weight. Over the course of your lifetime, changes occur in your body's chemistry that can reverse your ability to lose weight. The MD Factor Action Plan o

Jul 7, 2015
The MD factor diet - a physician's proven diet for metabolism correction and healthy weight loss by Cederquist, Caroline J.

The MD factor diet - a physician's proven diet for metabolism correction and healthy weight loss

"Are you finding that weight is easy to gain and hard to lose? It's not your fault! Up to 50 percent of Americans suffer from a metabolism dysfunction called the MD Factor, and most don't even know it. The breakthrough concepts in The MD Factor Diet isolate metabolism dysfunction as the reason why millions of Americans cannot succeed in losing weight. Over the course of your lifetime, changes occur in your body's chemistry that can reverse your ability to lose weight. The MD Factor Action Plan

Jul 2, 2015
The meaning of the library - a cultural history by

The meaning of the library - a cultural history

Jul 3, 2015
The microbiome solution - a radical new way to heal your body from the inside out by Chutkan, Robynne.

The microbiome solution - a radical new way to heal your body from the inside out

"The author of Gutbliss and one of today's preeminent gastroenterologists distills the latest research on the microbiome into a practical program for boosting overall health"--

Jul 2, 2015
The mind connection - how the thoughts you choose affect your mood, behavior, and decisions by Meyer, Joyce, 1943-

The mind connection - how the thoughts you choose affect your mood, behavior, and decisions

"Joyce Meyer, #1 New York Times bestselling author, explores the power of positive thinking and the undeniable connection between the mind, mouth, moods, and attitudes. Thoughts can seem random and meaningless, but they impact your life every day. It's all connected. What you think affects your words, attitude, decisions, and emotions and influences how you relate to yourself, to other people, and to God. In THE MIND CONNECTION, Joyce Meyer expands on the wisdom of her bestselling books Battle

Jul 2, 2015
The misfit economy - lessons in creativity from pirates, hackers, gangsters, and other informal entrepreneurs by Clay, Alexa, author.

The misfit economy - lessons in creativity from pirates, hackers, gangsters, and other informal entrepreneurs

Jul 7, 2015
The misfit economy - lessons in creativity from pirates, hackers, gangsters, and other informal entrepreneurs by Clay, Alexa, author.

The misfit economy - lessons in creativity from pirates, hackers, gangsters, and other informal entrepreneurs

Discusses diverse innovators operating in the black, gray, and informal markets of the world who are developing solutions to economic challenges and catalyzing innovation outside of traditional--and legal--methods.

Jul 2, 2015