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Switching to the Mac - the missing manual by Pogue, David, 1963-

Switching to the Mac - the missing manual

Jul 7, 2014
Spartan up! - a take-no-prisoners guide to overcoming obstacles and achieving peak performance in life by De Sena, Joe, 1969-, author.

Spartan up! - a take-no-prisoners guide to overcoming obstacles and achieving peak performance in life

De Sena, the driving force behind the enormously popular Spartan Race, breaks down obstacles from his many races, detailing how each parallels real life experiences and showing you how to conquer your greatest obstacle, embrace your greatest friend, make limitations vanish and establish a new normal, and achieve the ultimate.

Jul 7, 2014
Tudors versus Stewarts - the fatal inheritance of Mary, Queen of Scots by Porter, Linda, 1947-

Tudors versus Stewarts - the fatal inheritance of Mary, Queen of Scots

Jul 7, 2014
You are the placebo - making your mind matter by Dispenza, Joe, 1962-

You are the placebo - making your mind matter

"Dr. Joe Dispenza explores the history, the science, and the practical applications of the so-called placebo effect. Citing many amazing individual cases studies, this compelling book will empower you to personally use the expectation of a particular outcome to alter your internal states--as well as external reality--solely through the action of your mind. It offers the necessary understandings to change old beliefs and perceptions into new ones. In addition, it teaches a model of personal trans

Jul 7, 2014
Talking to Siri - mastering the language of Apple's intelligent assistant by Sadun, Erica, author.

Talking to Siri - mastering the language of Apple's intelligent assistant

Jul 7, 2014
The Texas food bible - from legendary dishes to new classics by Fearing, Dean, author.

The Texas food bible - from legendary dishes to new classics

Offers recipes both old and new that illustrate the regional history and culinary traditions of Texas, including sweet potato spoonbread, truck stop enchiladas, and barbecue shrimp tacos.

Jul 7, 2014
War of the whales - a true story by Horwitz, Joshua, author.

War of the whales - a true story

"The tale of a crusading attorney who stumbles on one of the U.S. Navy's best-kept secrets: a submarine detection system that floods entire ocean basins with high-intensity sound--and drives whales onto beaches. As Joel Reynolds launches a legal fight to expose and challenge the Navy program, marine biologist Ken Balcomb witnesses a mysterious mass stranding of whales near his research station in the Bahamas. Investigating this calamity, Balcomb is forced to choose between his conscience and an

Jul 7, 2014
How to love wine - a memoir and manifesto by Asimov, Eric, author.

How to love wine - a memoir and manifesto

Jul 7, 2014
Shade of the raintree - the life and death of Ross Lockridge, Jr., author of Raintree County by Lockridge, Laurence S., 1942- author.

Shade of the raintree - the life and death of Ross Lockridge, Jr., author of Raintree County

Jul 7, 2014
Rodale's 21st-century herbal - a practical guide for healthy living using nature's most powerful plants by Balick, Michael J., 1952-, author.

Rodale's 21st-century herbal - a practical guide for healthy living using nature's most powerful plants

You will embark on a global journey to explore the historic relationship between people and herbs and how this has evolved over time. From the earliest days of humans sampling wild plants to the thousands of herbal products available today, people have always been captivated by the benefits and possibilities of herbs. Drawing upon years of study and discovery, this comprehensive guide compiles both the ancient wisdom and modern science of herbs and shows the powerful effect that herbs have on

Jul 7, 2014
Richard III - England's black legend by Seward, Desmond, 1935- author.

Richard III - England's black legend

Jul 7, 2014
The rebirthing of God - Christianity's struggle for new beginnings by Newell, J. Philip, author.

The rebirthing of God - Christianity's struggle for new beginnings

In the midst of dramatic changes in Western Christianity, internationally respected spiritual leader, peacemaker and scholar John Philip Newell offers the hope of a fresh stirring of the Spirit among us. He invites us to be part of a new holy birth of sacred living. Speaking directly to the heart of Christians--those within the well-defined bounds of Christian practice and those on the disenchanted edges--as well as to the faithful and seekers of other traditions, he explores eight major feature

Jul 7, 2014
Raspberry Pi projects by Robinson, Andrew, author.

Raspberry Pi projects

Jul 7, 2014
Raspberry Pi cookbook by Monk, Simon.

Raspberry Pi cookbook

"The world of Raspberry Pi is evolving quickly, with many new interface boards and software libraries becoming available all the time. In this cookbook ... Simon Monk provides more than 200 practical recipes for running this tiny low-cost computer with Linux, programming it with Python, and hooking up sensors, motors, and other hardware--including Arduino. You'll also learn basic principles to help you use new technologies with Raspberry Pi as its ecosystem develops"--P. [4] of cover.

Jul 7, 2014
The race for paradise - an Islamic history of the crusades by Cobb, Paul M., 1967-, author.

The race for paradise - an Islamic history of the crusades

"In The Race for Paradise, Paul M. Cobb offers an accurate and accessible representation of the Islamic experience of the Crusades during the Middle Ages. Cobb overturns previous claims and presents new arguments, such as the idea that the Frankish invasions of the Near East were something of a side-show to the broader internal conflict between Sunnis and Shi'ites in the region. The Race for Paradise moves along two fronts as Cobb stresses that, for medieval Muslims, the contemporaneous Latin Ch

Jul 7, 2014
QuickBooks 2014 all-in-one for dummies by Nelson, Stephen L., 1959- author.

QuickBooks 2014 all-in-one for dummies

Handle all your small business financial chores with QuickBooks-- and this guide! These eight minibooks, in one volume, provide expert advice on setting up QuickBooks, and using it for accounting, bookkeeping, and business planning. Learn how to keep your data safe, and much more.

Jul 7, 2014
Queen Anne - patroness of arts by Winn, James Anderson, 1947-

Queen Anne - patroness of arts

Jul 7, 2014
The paleo kitchen - finding primal joy in modern cooking by Bauer, Juli, author.

The paleo kitchen - finding primal joy in modern cooking

Jul 7, 2014
The new Arabs - how the millennial generation is changing the Middle East by Cole, Juan Ricardo.

The new Arabs - how the millennial generation is changing the Middle East

"The ... blogger and Middle East expert Juan Cole illuminates the role of today's Arab youth--who they are, what they want, and how they will affect world politics"--

Jul 7, 2014
Learning Python with Raspberry Pi by Bradbury, Alex (Alex S.), author.

Learning Python with Raspberry Pi

Explains how to leverage the revolutionary Raspberry Pi computer in order to learn the versatile Python programming language.

Jul 7, 2014