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Drugs - a very short introduction by Iversen, Leslie L., author. Drugs - a very short introduction

DRUG & SUBSTANCE ABUSE: SOCIAL ASPECTS. The twentieth century saw a remarkable upsurge of research on drugs, with major advances in the treatment of bacterial and viral infections, heart disease, stomach ulcers, cancer, and metal illnesses. These, along with the introduction of the oral contraceptive, have altered all of our lives. There has also been an increase in the recreational use and abuse of drugs in the Western world. This Very Short Introduction, in its second edition, gives a non-tech

Sep 22, 2016
Easy vegan breakfasts & lunches - the best way to eat plant-based meals on the go by Sozer, Maya, author. Easy vegan breakfasts & lunches - the best way to eat plant-based meals on the go

A collection of plant-based breakfast and lunch recipes includes such options as a spicy garbanzo bean salad bowl, vegan sweet potato pancakes, and chocolatey cinnamon roll tortillas.

Sep 26, 2016
Essential astrology - everything you need to know to interpret your natal chart by Herring, Amy, 1974- author. Essential astrology - everything you need to know to interpret your natal chart

Introduces astrology, presenting information about signs, planets, houses, and archetypes, with instructions for interpreting birth charts to provide guidance about relationships, careers, and life decisions.

Sep 26, 2016
Ethics in the real world - 82 brief essays on things that matter by Singer, Peter, 1946- author. Ethics in the real world - 82 brief essays on things that matter

In Ethics in the Real World, Singer shows that he is also a master at dissecting important current events in a few hundred words. In this book of brief essays, he applies his controversial ways of thinking to issues like climate change, extreme poverty, animals, abortion, euthanasia, human genetic selection, sports doping, the sale of kidneys, the ethics of high-priced art, and ways of increasing happiness. Singer asks whether chimpanzees are people, smoking should be outlawed, or consensual sex

Sep 21, 2016
Everything is possible - finding the faith and courage to follow your dreams by Bricker, Jen, 1987- author. Everything is possible - finding the faith and courage to follow your dreams

Sep 23, 2016
Exile on Front Street - my life as a Hells Angel ... and beyond by Christie, George, author. Exile on Front Street - my life as a Hells Angel ... and beyond

"After forty years in the Hells Angels, George Christie was ready to retire. As the president of the high-profile Ventura chapter of the club, he had been the yin to Sonny Barger's yang. Barger was the reckless figurehead and de facto world leader of the Angels. Christie was the negotiator, the spokesman, the thinker, the guy who smoothed things out. He was the one who carried the Olympic torch and counted movie stars, artists, the Grateful Dead and police chief captains among his friends. But l

Sep 22, 2016
Eyes on the street - the life of Jane Jacobs by Kanigel, Robert, author. Eyes on the street - the life of Jane Jacobs

Sep 21, 2016
Falling free - rescued from the life I always wanted by Martin, Shannan, 1976- author. Falling free - rescued from the life I always wanted

Sep 23, 2016
Faustian bargains - Lyndon Johnson and Mac Wallace in the robber baron culture of Texas by Mellen, Joan, author. Faustian bargains - Lyndon Johnson and Mac Wallace in the robber baron culture of Texas

Sep 22, 2016
Fed & fit - a 28-day food & fitness plan to jump-start your life with over 175 squeaky-clean paleo recipes by Garcia, Cassy Joy, author. Fed & fit - a 28-day food & fitness plan to jump-start your life with over 175 squeaky-clean paleo recipes

"Fed & Fit offers meal preparation guides and incorporates practical application tools that are centered around the 'Pillars' to ensure complete success and make transitioning to a healthy lifestyle a positive and rewarding experience. Fed & Fit also features expert techniques and fitness recommendations from New York Times Bestselling author and fitness coach Juli Bauer,"--Amazon.com.

Sep 21, 2016
Fifty places to drink beer before you die - beer experts share the world's greatest destinations by Santella, Chris. Fifty places to drink beer before you die - beer experts share the world's greatest destinations

Sep 22, 2016
Financial literacy for millennials - a practical guide to managing your financial life for teens, college students, and young adults by Smith, Andrew O., 1962- author. Financial literacy for millennials - a practical guide to managing your financial life for teens, college students, and young adults

Sep 23, 2016
Finding God in the waves - how I lost my faith and found it through science by McHargue, Mike, author. Finding God in the waves - how I lost my faith and found it through science

Sep 21, 2016
Fish can't climb trees - capitalize on your brain's unique wiring to improve the way you learn and communicate - discover the Mercury Model by Connerr, Helyn, author. Fish can't climb trees - capitalize on your brain's unique wiring to improve the way you learn and communicate - discover the Mercury Model

Uses the placement of the planet Mercury at the time of birth to discover what a person's communication style is and explains how different communication styles can get along with each other.

Sep 26, 2016
Flaubert - a biography by Brown, Frederick, 1934- Flaubert - a biography

Sep 21, 2016
Fodor's essential Australia by Atkinson, Lee, author. Fodor's essential Australia

"Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Australia, including the glamorous beaches outside Sydney, the magnificent Great Barrier Reef, and the rugged beauty of the Outback. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or fifth,"--back cover.

Sep 26, 2016
Forever words - the unknown poems by Cash, Johnny, author. Forever words - the unknown poems

Present a collection of previously unpublished poems and lyrics by the legendary music icon that is complemented by original handwritten documents sharing insights into his observations about culture, family, fame, freedom, mortality and Christmas.

Sep 26, 2016
Four reincarnations - poems by Ritvo, Max, 1990-2016, author. Four reincarnations - poems

Sep 26, 2016
Frantumaglia - A Writer's Journey by Ferrante, Elena Frantumaglia - A Writer's Journey

Sep 26, 2016
Freddie Mercury - a kind of magic by Blake, Mark, 1965- author. Freddie Mercury - a kind of magic

"Freddie Mercury was one of rock's most dazzling front men. When he died in 1991, the music world lost one of its most flamboyant characters, as well as a supremely talented writer and vocalist. Best known as the lead singer of Queen, his amazing four-octave voice was a distinctive element in the band's unique sound, which resulted in more than a dozen million-selling albums through the 1970s, '80s, and early '90s. Freddie Mercury: A Kind of Magic charts his extraordinary career in the context o

Sep 22, 2016