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The Francis miracle - inside the transformation of the Pope and the Church by Allen, John L., Jr., 1965-

The Francis miracle - inside the transformation of the Pope and the Church

Mar 27, 2015
FDR and the American crisis by Marrin, Albert, author.

FDR and the American crisis

An accessible portrait of the 32nd president traces his privileged upbringing, the polio that cost him the use of his legs and his leadership during the Great Depression and World War II.

Mar 27, 2015
Clean eating freezer meals by McCauley, Tiffany.

Clean eating freezer meals

Mar 27, 2015
Careers - the graphic guide to finding the perfect job for you by

Careers - the graphic guide to finding the perfect job for you

"With career paths, skills guides, industry profiles, and more, this book is guaranteed to show you the way from high school to the right job for you"--Page 4 of cover.

Mar 27, 2015
Behind every great man - forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous by Wagman-Geller, Marlene.

Behind every great man - forgotten women behind the world's famous and infamous

Mar 27, 2015
The beautiful struggle - a father, two sons and an unlikely road to manhood by Coates, Ta-Nehisi.

The beautiful struggle - a father, two sons and an unlikely road to manhood

A memoir of growing up in the tough world of Baltimore in the 1980s chronicles the relationship between the author and his father, a Vietnam vet and Black Panther affiliate, and his campaign to keep his sons from falling victim to the temptations of the streets.

Mar 27, 2015
Handbook of practical solid-state troubleshooting by Lenk, John D.

Handbook of practical solid-state troubleshooting

For Technicians and engineers.

Mar 27, 2015
Get wise to your advisor - how to reach your investment goals without getting ripped off by Lockshin, Steven D.

Get wise to your advisor - how to reach your investment goals without getting ripped off

Describes how technology is ushering in an automated approach to investing and explains the tools necessary to understand current investments, plan for long-term goals, reduce debt, and allocate assets without paying a broker or advisor.

Mar 27, 2015
The authentic death and contentious afterlife of Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid - the untold story of Peckinpah's last Western Film by Seydor, Paul, 1947- author.

The authentic death and contentious afterlife of Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid - the untold story of Peckinpah's last Western Film

Mar 27, 2015
Insight Guides South Africa by Insight Guides (COR)

Insight Guides South Africa

Mar 27, 2015
The Irish brotherhood - John F. Kennedy, his inner circle, and the improbable rise to the presidency by O'Donnell, Helen, author.

The Irish brotherhood - John F. Kennedy, his inner circle, and the improbable rise to the presidency

Captures the experience and spirit of the group of men who gathered around Jack Kennedy as he made his dramatic rise to the presidency -- Bobby Kennedy, Kenny O'Donnell, Larry O'Brien, and Dave Powers.

Mar 27, 2015
Javascript Robotics - Building Nodebots With Raspberry Pi, Arduino, and Beaglebone by Waldron, Rick/ Velez, Raquel (CON)/ Resseguie, David (CON)/ Gardner, Lyza Danger (CON)/ Gorecki, Sara (CON)

Javascript Robotics - Building Nodebots With Raspberry Pi, Arduino, and Beaglebone

Mar 27, 2015
Injustices - the Supreme Court's history of comforting the comfortable and afflicting the afflicted by Millhiser, Ian, author.

Injustices - the Supreme Court's history of comforting the comfortable and afflicting the afflicted

"Few American institutions have inflicted greater suffering on ordinary people than the Supreme Court of the United States. In this powerful indictment of a venerated institution, constitutional law expert Ian Millhiser tells the history of the Supreme Court through the eyes of everyday people who have suffered the most as a result of its judgements. The justices built a nation where children toiled in coal mines and cotton mills, where Americans could be forced into camps because of their race,

Mar 27, 2015
Becoming Steve Jobs - the evolution of a reckless upstart into a visionary leader by Schlender, Brent, author.

Becoming Steve Jobs - the evolution of a reckless upstart into a visionary leader

"Based on the ... cover story about Steve Jobs in Fast Company in May 2012, this is the behind-the-scenes account of how Steve Jobs arguably became the most famous and visionary CEO in history ... Brent Schlender and veteran editor Rick Tetzeli have interviewed friends, industry insiders, and the people who knew Jobs best throughout his evolution as a CEO and leader. In addition, Schlender, who knew Jobs personally for 25 years, has over 100 hours of interview tapes with Jobs to draw on, many ho

Mar 27, 2015
BBC Radio 6 Music's alternative jukebox - 500 extraordinary tracks that tell the story of alternative music by Bradley, Lloyd, 1955- author.

BBC Radio 6 Music's alternative jukebox - 500 extraordinary tracks that tell the story of alternative music

Mar 27, 2015
Arts & crafts furniture projects by Paolini, Gregory.

Arts & crafts furniture projects

Shares nine furniture making projects in the style of the late-nineteenth-century aesthetic movement, each of which builds on previous skills while introducing new ones.

Mar 27, 2015
Artfully embroidered - motifs and patterns for bags and more by Shimoda, Naoko, 1953- author.

Artfully embroidered - motifs and patterns for bags and more

"Artfully Embroidered reinvents vintage embroidery through a modern aesthetic. Traditional Japanese and western motifs are made new with color and embellishment, and 25 hand embroidered patterns demonstrate the beauty of the traditional designs while keeping the projects fresh and modern-looking for today's sewists. Step-by-step instructions and templates allow readers to create lovely sewn or embroidered projects or use the embroidery motifs on their own designs. Projects include a variety of h

Mar 27, 2015
The art of the start 2.0 - the time-tested, battle-hardened guide for anyone starting anything by Kawasaki, Guy, 1954- author.

The art of the start 2.0 - the time-tested, battle-hardened guide for anyone starting anything

Provides a guide to starting a business and becoming an entrepreneur in the twenty-first century, describing how to effectively use social media and crowdfunding and take advantage of easier, cheaper, more democratic establishment basics.

Mar 27, 2015
Arrival of the fittest - solviong evolution's greatest puzzle by Wagner, Andreas, 1967 January 26-

Arrival of the fittest - solviong evolution's greatest puzzle

Draws on experimental and computational technologies to argue that evolutionary adaptations are driven by a set of laws that allow for higher-speed natural adaptations that are far more efficient than random variation.

Mar 27, 2015
Around the world in 50 years - my adventure to every country on earth by Podell, Albert.

Around the world in 50 years - my adventure to every country on earth

"In 2003, Albert Podell realized that he'd been to 110 countries in the world. What if, he wondered, he could go to them all? He would set foot in not just the well-known tourist destinations in Europe or the vacation spots in Latin America, but the little-known, far-off lands that most people don't know exist. In Around the World in 50 Years, Podell recounts the misunderstandings, detours, accidents, breakdowns, robberies, and even wars that he needed to overcome to visit every corner of Earth.

Mar 27, 2015