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Data visualization with Javascript by Thomas, Stephen A., 1962-

Data visualization with Javascript

Dec 26, 2014
Decorating the way I see it by Roberts, Markham.

Decorating the way I see it

"Known for his ability to work in any design vernacular, Markham Roberts brings a fresh approach to traditional and contemporary styles alike. His work is not defined by signature looks or design trends. Rather, using an inventive combination of layered patterns and color as well as bold juxtapositions of furniture of different styles and periods, custom designs, and works of art from around the world, he creates interiors that have been described as "the very definition of chic." Roberts struc

Dec 27, 2014
Deep space - beyond the solar system to the edge of the universe and the beginning of time by Schilling, Govert, author.

Deep space - beyond the solar system to the edge of the universe and the beginning of time

"Govert Schilling explores the mysteries of space that lie beyond our solar system on this mind-bending trip to nebulae, galaxies, black holes, and the edge of the observable universe"--Publisher's website.

Dec 22, 2014
Deeper dating - how to drop the games of seduction and discover the power of intimacy by Page, Ken, 1956-

Deeper dating - how to drop the games of seduction and discover the power of intimacy

Dec 27, 2014
Design in the Hamptons by Iannacci, Anthony.

Design in the Hamptons

Dec 27, 2014
Difficult conversations - how to discuss what matters most by Stone, Douglas, 1958-

Difficult conversations - how to discuss what matters most

Dec 26, 2014
Discontent and its civilizations - dispatches from Lahore, New York, and London by Hamid, Mohsin, 1971- author.

Discontent and its civilizations - dispatches from Lahore, New York, and London

"From "one of his generation's most inventive and gifted writers" (The New York Times), intimate and sharply observed commentary on life, art, politics, and "the war on terror." Mohsin Hamid's brilliant, moving, and extraordinarily clever novels havenot only made him an international bestseller, they have earned him a reputation as a "master critic of the modern global condition" (Foreign Policy). His stories are at once timeless and of-the-moment, and his themes are universal: love, languag

Dec 27, 2014
Distant neighbors - the selected letters of Wendell Berry and Gary Snyder by Berry, Wendell, 1934- author.

Distant neighbors - the selected letters of Wendell Berry and Gary Snyder

In 1969 Gary Snyder returned from a long residence in Japan to a homestead in the Northern Sierra foothills, where he intended to build a house and settle with his wife and young sons. He had just published his first book of essays, Earth House Hold. A few years before, Wendell Berry left New York City to return to homestead near his grandfather's farm in Port Royal, Kentucky, where he built a small studio and lived with his wife. Berry had just published Long-Legged House. These two founding me

Dec 24, 2014
Downton Abbey rules for household staff by Barnes, Justyn, author.

Downton Abbey rules for household staff

"Containing the most approved directions and guidance for staff in every station within the household in order to discharge their duties correctly & with efficiency, with particular instructions for the butler, housekeeper, cook, valet. lady's maid, footman, housemaid, kitchen staff, and including useful information on tried and tested methods for all."

Dec 24, 2014
Drawing for everyone - classic and creative fundamentals by Waldman, Bruce.

Drawing for everyone - classic and creative fundamentals

Dec 27, 2014
Driven to distraction at work - how to focus and be more productive by Hallowell, Edward M., author.

Driven to distraction at work - how to focus and be more productive

"Hallowell, known for his work with children and adults, now identifies the underlying reasons why people really lose their ability to focus at work--where many of today's adults feel distracted and unproductive. He explains why commonly offered solutions like 'learn to manage your time better' or 'make a to-do list' just don't work because they don't address the deeper, underlying issues of mental distraction"--

Dec 27, 2014
Ducks, geese, and swans of North America by Baldassarre, Guy

Ducks, geese, and swans of North America

Dec 25, 2014
Earth is my witness - the photography of Art Wolfe by Wolfe, Art, author, photographer.

Earth is my witness - the photography of Art Wolfe

Gathers photographs from throughout Wolfe's career, including views of natural phenomena, wildlife, and traditional peoples, some of them opening out into four-page-wide spreads.

Dec 26, 2014
Eat right for your sight - simple, tasty recipes that help reduce the risk of vision loss from macular degeneration by Thompson, Jennifer Trainer.

Eat right for your sight - simple, tasty recipes that help reduce the risk of vision loss from macular degeneration

Dec 26, 2014
Eat smart in Denmark - how to decipher the menu, know the market foods & embark on a tasting adventure by Schroeder, Carol L.

Eat smart in Denmark - how to decipher the menu, know the market foods & embark on a tasting adventure

Dec 27, 2014
Echoes of heartsounds - a memoir by Lear, Martha Weinman, author.

Echoes of heartsounds - a memoir

When Lear is examined by a doctor the day after a seemingly minor medical episode, "the verdict is shocking. So begins an account, filled with grace, humor, and ferocity, of her harrowing journey to recovery, beset by mysterious complications. She finds herself in the same hospital--in the same coronary unit, being treated by the same cardiologist--where her late husband Hal was a staff doctor and then a patient before he died there. The past is inescapably present"--Amazon.com.

Dec 25, 2014
Einstein - the life of a genius by Isaacson, Walter, author.

Einstein - the life of a genius

"Albert Einstein is synonymous with genius. From his remarkable theory of relativity and the famous equation E=mc², to his concept of a unified field theory, no one else has contributed as much to science in the last 150 years. Published to commemorate the centenary of Einstein developing his theory of general relativity, Einstein : the Life of a Genius reveals the man behind the science, from his early years and experiments in Germany and his struggle to find work, to his marriages and children

Dec 27, 2014
Electronics from the ground up - learn by hacking, designing & inventing by Quan, Ronald, author.

Electronics from the ground up - learn by hacking, designing & inventing

Discover the inner-workings of electronics through innovative hands-on experiments. Are you fascinated by the power of even the smallest electronic device? Electronics from the Ground Up guides you through step-by-step experiments that reveal how electronic circuits function so you can advance your skills and design custom circuits. You'll work with a range of circuits and signals related to optical emitters and receivers, audio, oscillators, and video. This practical resource explains component

Dec 24, 2014
Embarrassment, shame, and guilt by Etingoff, Kim.

Embarrassment, shame, and guilt

Introduces the emotions of embarassment, shame, and guilt, describing what they are, how and why they affect people, and what can be done about them.

Dec 27, 2014
Embrace the suck - what I learned at the box about hard work, (very) sore muscles, and burpees before sunrise by Madden, Stephen, author.

Embrace the suck - what I learned at the box about hard work, (very) sore muscles, and burpees before sunrise

A lifelong amateur athlete and former editor of "Bicycling" magazine chronicles the year he devoted to trying to master all of the basic CrossFit exercises and immersing himself in the paleo diet.

Dec 22, 2014