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Sister Age by Fisher, M. F. K. (Mary Frances Kennedy), 1908-1992. Sister Age

Nov 30, 2016
Rick Steves Paris 2017 by Steves, Rick, 1955- author. Rick Steves Paris 2017

Offers lodging, restaurant, and sightseeing suggestions along with travel tips and cultural information.

Nov 30, 2016
The real book. Volume III. by The real book. Volume III.

Nov 30, 2016
Rainbow dust - three centuries of butterfly delight - with a new preface by Marren, Peter, author. Rainbow dust - three centuries of butterfly delight - with a new preface

"Like fluttering shards of stained glass, butterflies possess a unique power to pierce and stir the human soul. Indeed, the ancient Greeks explicitly equated the two in a single word, psyche, so that from early times butterflies were not only a form of life, but also an idea. Profound and deeply personal, written with both wisdom and wit, Peter Marren|s Rainbow Dust explores this idea of butterflies--the why behind the mysterious power of these insects we do not flee, but rather chase. At the ag

Nov 30, 2016
One pan to rule them all - 100 cast-iron skillet recipes for indoors and out by Southworth, Howie, author. One pan to rule them all - 100 cast-iron skillet recipes for indoors and out

"Let's face it. If your kitchen had just one pan, one single tool to accomplish any cooking concoction you dare to dream, it should be a pretty awesome one, right? The chosen one, the golden child, the king of the ring, the one true pan to rule them all! It should be a cast-iron skillet! Cast-iron cookware is a proven hero, never goes out of style, and cannot be destroyed despite how you feel about yourself as a home cook. In this book, Howie Southworth and Greg Matza -- best friends and adventu

Nov 30, 2016
Oliver + S building block dress - a sewing pattern alteration guide by Gibson, Liesl, author. Oliver + S building block dress - a sewing pattern alteration guide

"You don|t need to be a designer or pattern maker to create and sew the dress of your dreams. Let Liesl Gibson teach you how to alter the elements of a pattern to make exactly the dress you imagine. With the included Building Block Dress pattern (sizes 6m|12) and Liesl|s detailed pattern alteration instructions, you|ll learn how to create almost any dress you can imagine. Use the skills you learn in this book to customize other patterns as well. With these techniques, you|ll look at sewing patte

Nov 30, 2016
Night draws near - Iraq's people in the shadow of America's war by Shadid, Anthony, author. Night draws near - Iraq's people in the shadow of America's war

From the only journalist to win a Pulitzer Prize for his reporting from Iraq, an account of ordinary people caught between the struggles of nations. The Washington Post's Shadid went to Iraq, neither embedded with soldiers nor briefed by politicians. Because he is fluent in Arabic, Shadid--an Arab American born and raised in Oklahoma--was able to disappear into the divided, dangerous worlds of Iraq. Day by day, as the American dream of freedom clashed with Arab notions of justice, he pieced toge

Nov 30, 2016
The New York Times 36 hours Europe by The New York Times 36 hours Europe

Nov 30, 2016
Nature's temples - the complex world of old-growth forests by Maloof, Joan, 1956- author. Nature's temples - the complex world of old-growth forests

Nov 30, 2016
My iPhone by Miser, Brad, author. My iPhone

"Covers iPhone 7/7 Plus and other models capable of running iOS 10"--Cover.

Nov 30, 2016
The madwoman of Chaillot by Giraudoux, Jean, 1882-1944. The madwoman of Chaillot

Nov 30, 2016
Let's go Europe 2017 by Chaves, Anna, author. Let's go Europe 2017

There isn't a hostel in Hungary we haven't tested, a beer in Brussels we haven't imbibed, or a metro line in Madrid we haven't mastered. After going through the ups and downs, we know the ins and outs.

Nov 30, 2016
Learning Perl - making easy things easy and hard things possible by Schwartz, Randal L. Learning Perl - making easy things easy and hard things possible

Nov 30, 2016
Inside the magic - the making of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by Nathan, Ian, author. Inside the magic - the making of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Nov 30, 2016
Ice bear - the cultural history of an Arctic icon by Engelhard, Michael, 1959- author. Ice bear - the cultural history of an Arctic icon

"Prime Arctic predator and nomad of the sea ice and tundra, the polar bear endures as a source of wonder, terror, and fascination. Humans have seen it as spirit guide and fanged enemy, as trade good and moral metaphor, as food source and symbol of ecological crisis. Eight thousand years of artifacts attest to its charisma, and to the fraught relationships between our two species. In the White Bear, we acknowledge the magic of wildness: it is both genuinely itself and a screen for our imagination

Nov 30, 2016
Dark God - cruelty, sex, and violence in the Old Testament by Römer, Thomas, 1955- Dark God - cruelty, sex, and violence in the Old Testament

Treats the question of interpreting difficult texts of the Bible that seem to shock our modern understanding of God and religious ideas. -- Publisher.

Nov 30, 2016
The complete yurt handbook by King, Paul. The complete yurt handbook

The yurt or ger is a low-impact structure that causes no permanent damage to the land on which it is pitched. It is easy to erect and can be taken down in an hour. It is cool in summer and, with a stove, warm in winter. For centuries, people throughout central Asia have made yurts their homes. Robust and versatile, the yurt has evolved into the ultimate portable dwelling. Yurts are perfect for offices, summer houses, meditation spaces, spare rooms, or just beautifully satisfying spaces to be in!

Nov 30, 2016
Class clowns - how the smartest investors lost billions in education by Knee, Jonathan A., author. Class clowns - how the smartest investors lost billions in education

Nov 30, 2016
Canoeing with the Cree by Sevareid, Eric, 1912-1992. Canoeing with the Cree

Nov 30, 2016
Burning in water, drowning in flame by Bukowski, Charles. Burning in water, drowning in flame

Nov 30, 2016

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