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Fodor's 2015 Montréal & Qué́bec City by

Fodor's 2015 Montréal & Qué́bec City

Montre´al and Que´bec City are treasured destinations for American travelers: a corner of France in North America. This guide, with rich color photographs throughout, captures the French-speaking cities' universal appeal, from sidewalk cafe´s to winter sports and traditional French cuisine.EXPANDED COVERAGE: New hotel and restaurant recommendations have been added throughout Montre´al and Que´bec City. ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: Several photo-driven features are woven throughout the guide. Top Attrac

Jul 7, 2015
Blood ransom - stories from the front line in the war against Somali piracy by Boyle, John, author.

Blood ransom - stories from the front line in the war against Somali piracy

For the first time in history, the navies of the world have united against a common enemy - a couple of thousand rag-tag, underfed men and boys in the western Indian Ocean. Crammed into open boats and armed with ancient AK-47s, they range up to a thousand miles from home shores in Somalia. No one knows how many die at sea. But occasionally they hit the jackpot, seizing vessels and crews to be ransomed for millions of dollars. This is a war that has estimated to have cost the global economy as mu

Jul 7, 2015
The country of planks = El pais de tablas by Zurita, Raúl.

The country of planks = El pais de tablas

Jul 7, 2015
Clymer Kawasaki Ninja 250R, 1988-2012 by Morlan, Michael.

Clymer Kawasaki Ninja 250R, 1988-2012

Jul 7, 2015
Customize Your Crochet - Adjust to Fit; Embellish to Taste by Hubert, Margaret

Customize Your Crochet - Adjust to Fit; Embellish to Taste

Jul 7, 2015
Bulls before breakfast - running with the bulls and celebrating fiesta de San Fermin in Pamplona, Spain by Milligan, Peter N.

Bulls before breakfast - running with the bulls and celebrating fiesta de San Fermin in Pamplona, Spain

Ever since Ernest Hemingway popularized the fiesta de San Fermi´n with the publication of The Sun Also Rises in 1926, the world has been enthralled with the concept of running with the bulls. For millions, running with the bulls remains on their bucket list, and for Hemingway fans it is a lifelong dream. For Peter N. Milligan, it is a way of life. Part memoir and part travel guide, Bulls Before Breakfast recounts Milligan's many adventures in Pamplona, Spain. In his dozen years of visiting the f

Jul 7, 2015
Each moment is the universe - Zen and the way of being time by Katagiri, Dainin, 1928- author.

Each moment is the universe - Zen and the way of being time

Presents an examination of the Zen view of time and how to fully and freely live in the moment.

Jul 7, 2015
Doctor Who - character encyclopedia by Loborik, Jason.

Doctor Who - character encyclopedia

Meet all the most important characters from the entire history of Doctor Who, including every Doctor and companion. Packed with fascinating facts and statistics for characters from the Abzorbaloff to the Zygons, and with large cut-out poses and stunningstills from the program, this is the ultimate compendium of Doctor Who characters.

Jul 7, 2015
The discoverers / A History of Man's Search to Know His World and Himself by Boorstin, Daniel J. (Daniel Joseph), 1914-2004.

The discoverers / A History of Man's Search to Know His World and Himself

Examines the human quest for knowledge and discoveries as it discusses such men as Galileo, Adam Smith, Columbus, Marx, Napoleon, Magellan, Faraday, Freud, Marco Polo, and St. Augustine

Jul 7, 2015
Energy medicine yoga - amplify the healing power of your yoga practice by Walker, Lauren.

Energy medicine yoga - amplify the healing power of your yoga practice

Presents forty-seven energy medicine techniques that integrate into yoga movements and postures and are designed to increase the healing power of yoga practice.

Jul 7, 2015
An early start for your child with autism - using everyday activities to help kids connect, communicate, and learn by Rogers, Sally J.

An early start for your child with autism - using everyday activities to help kids connect, communicate, and learn

Presents strategies for helping children with autism interact with others and achieve their potential, covering such areas as back-and-forth interactions, nonverbal communication, and imitation.

Jul 7, 2015
Everything is perfect when you're a liar by Oxford, Kelly.

Everything is perfect when you're a liar

A Twitter sensation and popular writer uses her trademark blend of biting wit and self-deprecation to find hilarity in everyday life.

Jul 7, 2015
The Eyes on the prize - civil rights reader - documents, speeches, and firsthand accounts from the Black freedom struggle, 1954-1990 by Carson, Clayborne (EDT)

The Eyes on the prize - civil rights reader - documents, speeches, and firsthand accounts from the Black freedom struggle, 1954-1990

Examines the background of the Civil Rights movement

Jul 7, 2015
Facebook all-in-one for dummies by Nelson, Melanie, 1971-

Facebook all-in-one for dummies

Jul 7, 2015
A Hard Day's Write - The Stories Behind Every Beatles Song by Turner, Steve

A Hard Day's Write - The Stories Behind Every Beatles Song

Jul 7, 2015
Hands Free Life - Nine Habits for Overcoming Distraction, Living Better, and Loving More by Stafford, Rachel Macy

Hands Free Life - Nine Habits for Overcoming Distraction, Living Better, and Loving More

Jul 7, 2015
Groucho - the life and times of Julius Henry Marx by Kanfer, Stefan.

Groucho - the life and times of Julius Henry Marx

A candid portrait of the twentieth century's most memorable comedian traces Groucho's rise to stardom; his famous ego; and his relationships with wives, mistresses, and children.

Jul 7, 2015
The Gretsch Electric Guitar Book - 60 Years of White Falcons, 6120s, Jets, Gents, and More by Bacon, Tony

The Gretsch Electric Guitar Book - 60 Years of White Falcons, 6120s, Jets, Gents, and More

Jul 7, 2015
The great transformation - the beginning of our religious traditions by Armstrong, Karen, 1944-

The great transformation - the beginning of our religious traditions

Examines the origins of the religious traditions of the world during the ninth century B.C.E. in four distinct regions--Confucianism and Daoism in China, Hinduism and Buddhism in India, monotheism in Israel, and philosophical rationalism in Greece.

Jul 7, 2015
The grammar of God - a journey into the words and worlds of the Bible by Kushner, Aviya.

The grammar of God - a journey into the words and worlds of the Bible

The author recalls how, after becoming very familiar with the Biblical Old Testament in its original Hebrew growing up, an encounter with an English language version led her on a ten-year project of examining various translations of the Old Testament andtheir histories.

Jul 7, 2015