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Two in the Far North by Murie, Margaret E/ Murie, Olaus J. (ILT)/ Williams, Terry Tempest (FRW)

Two in the Far North

Mar 27, 2015
Two in the Far North by Murie, Margaret E.

Two in the Far North

Mardy Murie writes about growing up in Fairbanks, becoming the first woman graduate of the University of Alaska, and marrying noted biologist Olaus J. Murie. So begins her lifelong journey in Alaska and on to Jackson Hole, Wyoming, where along with her husband and others, they founded The Wilderness Society. Mardy's work as one of the earliest female voices for the wilderness movement earned her the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

Apr 1, 2015
Turn my mourning into dancing - moving through hard times with hope by Nouwen, Henri J. M.

Turn my mourning into dancing - moving through hard times with hope

Apr 1, 2015
Trust betrayed - Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and the selling out of America's national security by Taylor, Scott, 1979- author.

Trust betrayed - Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and the selling out of America's national security

"'Loose lips sink ships.' Every American knows the old World War II saying--but ex-Navy SEAL sniper Scott Taylor believes today's leaders have forgotten it. After serving his country for eight years and watching brave comrades die, Taylor came home to a White House that [he believes] leaks sensitive intelligence information whenever politically expedient"--

Apr 1, 2015
Trust betrayed - Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and the selling out of America's national security by Taylor, Scott, 1979- author.

Trust betrayed - Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and the selling out of America's national security

Presents a condemnation of the current administration's foreign policies that put the United States's status in the world at risk, describing how information leaks and mismanagement have caused serious security issues

Mar 27, 2015
Trisha's table - my feel-good favorites for a balanced life by Yearwood, Trisha, author.

Trisha's table - my feel-good favorites for a balanced life

"Trisha's Table includes a balance of healthy versions of comfort food along with a smattering of indulgences. Whether slimmed down or "original," Trisha's recipes, such as Black Bean Quinoa, Slow Cooker Georgia Pulled Pork BBQ, and Chicken Tortilla Casserole, are always delicious."--

Apr 1, 2015
Triggers - Creating Behavior That Lasts--becoming the Person You Want to Be by Goldsmith, Marshall/ Reiter, Mark

Triggers - Creating Behavior That Lasts--becoming the Person You Want to Be

Apr 1, 2015
Toronto - biography of a city by Levine, Allan Gerald, 1956- author.

Toronto - biography of a city

Apr 1, 2015
Top 40 democracy - the rival mainstreams of American music by Weisbard, Eric, author.

Top 40 democracy - the rival mainstreams of American music

Apr 1, 2015
Top 40 democracy - the rival mainstreams of American music by Weisbard, Eric, author.

Top 40 democracy - the rival mainstreams of American music

Mar 27, 2015
Time on two crosses - the collected writings of Bayard Rustin by Rustin, Bayard, 1912-1987, author.

Time on two crosses - the collected writings of Bayard Rustin

In 1956 Bayard Rustin taught Martin Luther King Jr. strategies of nonviolence during the Montgomery Bus Boycott, thereby launching the civil rights movement. Widely acclaimed as a founding father of modern black protest, Rustin reached international notoriety in 1963 as the openly gay organizer of the March on Washington. Long before the March on Washington, Rustin's leadership placed him at the vanguard of social protest. His gay identity, however, became a point of contention with the movement

Apr 1, 2015
Tim Gunn - the natty professor - a master class on mentoring, motivating, and making it work! by Gunn, Tim, author.

Tim Gunn - the natty professor - a master class on mentoring, motivating, and making it work!

"A timeless book of lessons on mentorship, teaching, and learning from New York Times bestselling author Tim Gunn, host of the Emmy Award-nominated Project Runway and the reality show Under the Gunn. Tim Gunn, America's favorite reality TV cohost, is known for his kind but firm approach in providing wisdom, guidance, and support to the scores of design hopefuls on Project Runway. Having begun his fashion career as a teacher at Parsons The New School for Design, Tim knows more than a thing or two

Mar 27, 2015
This present moment - new poems by Snyder, Gary, 1930-

This present moment - new poems

"This present moment That lives on To become Long ago." For his first collection of new poems since his celebrated Danger on Peaks, published in 2004, Gary Snyder finds himself ranging over the planet. Journeys to the Dolomites, to the north shore of Lake Tahoe, from Paris and Tuscany to the shrine at Delphi, from Santa Fe to Sella Pass, Snyder lays out these poems as a map of the last decade. Placed side-by-side, they become a path and a trail of complexity and lyrical regard, a sort of r

Apr 1, 2015
This is Orson Welles by Welles, Orson, 1915-1985.

This is Orson Welles

Innovative film and theater director, radio producer, actor, writer, painter, narrator, and magician, Orson Welles was the last true Renaissance man of the twentieth century. Welles was a master storyteller, as expansive as he was enigmatic. This collection of penetrating and witty conversations between Welles and Peter Bogdanovich includes insights into Welles's radio, theater, film, and television work; Hollywood producers, directors, and stars; and almost everything else, from acting to magic

Apr 1, 2015
This is Orson Welles by Welles, Orson, 1915-1985.

This is Orson Welles

Conversations reveal Welles's feelings about films, theater, the radio and television industries, and various other directors and stars

Mar 27, 2015
Think like a baby - 33 simple research experiments you can do at home to better understand your child's developing mind by Ankowski, Amber.

Think like a baby - 33 simple research experiments you can do at home to better understand your child's developing mind

"This book gives parents tremendous insight into their children's physical, cognitive, language, and social development Think Like a Baby features 33 lab-tested research experiments parents can easily re-create at home to give them tremendous insight into their children's physical, cognitive, language, and social development. Presented in a lighthearted, entertaining, yet authoritative manner, each experiment is followed by a discussion of its practical implications for parents--why to bring mor

Apr 1, 2015
These are the voyages. TOS, season two by Cushman, Marc, 1954- author.

These are the voyages. TOS, season two

Mar 27, 2015
There is simply too much to think about - collected nonfiction by Bellow, Saul.

There is simply too much to think about - collected nonfiction

"A sweeping collection and a tribute to one of the most influential, daring, and visionary minds of the twentieth century The year 2015 marks several literary milestones: the centennial of Saul Bellow's birth, the tenth anniversary of his death, and the publication of Zachary Leader's much anticipated biography. Bellow, a Nobel Laureate, Pulitzer Prize winner, and the only novelist to receive three National Book awards, has long been regarded as one of America's most cherished authors. Here, Ben

Apr 1, 2015
The year my mother came back by Cohen, Alice Eve, author.

The year my mother came back

"Thirty years after her death, Alice Eve Cohen's mother appears to her, seemingly in the flesh, and continues to do so during the hardest year Alice has had to face: the year her youngest daughter needs a harrowing surgery, her eldest daughter decides to reunite with her birth mother, and Alice herself receives a daunting diagnosis. As it turns out, it's entirely possible for the people we've lost to come back to us when we need them the most"--Dust jacket flap.

Apr 1, 2015
The world's cheapest destinations - 21 countries where your money is worth a fortune by Leffel, Tim.

The world's cheapest destinations - 21 countries where your money is worth a fortune

Mar 26, 2015