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Limonov by Carrère, Emmanuel, 1957- author.

Limonov

"This deft, timely translation of French writer and filmmaker Carrere's sparkling 2011 biography of Edward Limonov is an enthralling portrait of a man and his times. The subtitle is no exaggeration: Limonov, a prolific and celebrated author, cofounder of Russia's National Bolshevik Party, onetime coleader of the Drugaya Rossiya opposition movement, and current head of Strategy-31 (which organizes protests in Russia aimed at securing the right to peacefully assemble), has led an extraordinary lif

Oct 23, 2014
Live from New York - the complete, uncensored history of Saturday Night Live as told by its stars, writers, and guests by Miller, James A. (James Andrew), 1957- author.

Live from New York - the complete, uncensored history of Saturday Night Live as told by its stars, writers, and guests

Oct 23, 2014
Living hell - the dark side of the Civil War by Adams, Michael C. C., 1945-

Living hell - the dark side of the Civil War

Many Americans, argues Michael C. C. Adams, think of the Civil War as more glorious, less awful, than the reality. Tourists flock to battlefields, their perceptions of the war often shaped by reenactors who work hard for verisimilitude but who cannot ultimately simulate the horrors of war. In Living Hell, Adams uses the voices of actual participants on the firing line or in the hospital ward to create a virtual historical reenactment. Perhaps because the United States has not seen conventional w

Oct 23, 2014
Sci-fi chronicles - a visual history of the galaxy's greatest science fiction by

Sci-fi chronicles - a visual history of the galaxy's greatest science fiction

This book is the definitive encyclopedia for the science fiction fanatic. From Barbarella to Blade Runner, from Solaris to Star Wars, and from 1984 to 2001, Sci-Fi Chronicles seeks out 200 of the greatest galactic creations. Presented in an arresting blend of incisive text, infographic timelines, and stunning photographs, each chronologically arranged entry features an entertaining overview written by a science fiction expert, plus: The lifespan of sci-fi creations, for example, from book to mov

Oct 23, 2014
Possibilities by Hancock, Herbie, 1940- author.

Possibilities

"The book will be, in part, a spiritual journey. Hancock will tell of being a Buddhist and how he does not see himself primarily as a musician, even though he has been playing piano since age 7. He also promises plenty of stories about music, including one about touring with Davis in the 1960s. They were playing in Europe and were having an especially good night, the audience rapt.Hancock has won 14 Grammys and for decades has been mixing jazz with blues, soul, funk and electronic music. He won

Oct 23, 2014
Robin Robertson's Vegan Without Borders - Easy Everyday Meals from Around the World by Robertson, Robin/ Remington, Sara (PHT)

Robin Robertson's Vegan Without Borders - Easy Everyday Meals from Around the World

Oct 23, 2014
The Shamanism bible - the definitive guide to shamanic thought by Matthews, John, 1948- author.

The Shamanism bible - the definitive guide to shamanic thought

Oct 23, 2014
Rebellion - the history of England, from James I to the Glorious Revolution by Ackroyd, Peter, 1949- author.

Rebellion - the history of England, from James I to the Glorious Revolution

Examines the Stuart dynasty during a turbulent seventeenth century marked by civil war, the execution of Charles I, the rule of Oliver Cromwell, and the deposition and exile of James II.

Oct 23, 2014
New England by

New England

Oct 23, 2014
Top dog - the story of marine hero Lucca by Goodavage, Maria, 1962- author.

Top dog - the story of marine hero Lucca

"The New York Times bestselling author of Soldier Dogs returns with the incredible story of K-9 Marine hero Lucca, and the handlers who fought alongside her through two bloody wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. In Top Dog, Maria Goodavage takes readers into the life of Lucca K458, a decorated and highly skilled military working dog. An extraordinary bond develops between Lucca and Marine Corps dog handlers Chris Willingham and Juan Rodriguez, in what would become a legendary 400-mission career. A Spe

Oct 23, 2014
Top 10 of everything 2015 by Terry, Paul, 1978- author.

Top 10 of everything 2015

Oct 23, 2014
Thrown by Howley, Kerry.

Thrown

""Thrown is Kerry Howley's masterful debut. A work of rigorous nonfiction that's sure to be branded experimental, but that's as involving and page-turning as any book I've read in a while." -Gary Shteyngart "Who can explain what draws a young brilliant writer-and a woman no less-to be mesmerized by the sight of a young man being pummeled in the ring? But out of this passion-maybe obsession-comes a great American story about overlooked heroes, the nature of violence, hope, love and nearly everyth

Oct 23, 2014
Tennis' greatest stars by Ryan, Mike, 1974- author.

Tennis' greatest stars

Oct 23, 2014
Steel will - my journey through hell to become the man I was meant to be by Harris, Shilo, 1974- author.

Steel will - my journey through hell to become the man I was meant to be

This is the story of a God who reshapes us into the people he wants us to be. On February 19, 2007, SSG Shilo Harris was patrolling an infamous southern Iraqi roadway when his Humvee was struck by an IED. Moments later, three members of his crew were dead and Shilo had sustained severe burns over 35 percent of his body. This is the story of the first human being to participate in extracellular stem cell regeneration to regrow lost body parts. This is the story of the wife who stood by his side,

Oct 23, 2014
Ukulele 101 - the fun and easy ukulele method by Rones, Kevin.

Ukulele 101 - the fun and easy ukulele method

Oct 23, 2014
Season of the witch - how the occult saved rock and roll by Bebergal, Peter, author.

Season of the witch - how the occult saved rock and roll

"From the hoodoo-inspired sounds of Elvis Presley to the Eastern odysseys of George Harrison, from the dark dalliances of Led Zeppelin to the Masonic imagery of today's hip-hop scene, the occult has long breathed life into rock and hip-hop--and, indeed, esoteric and supernatural traditions are a key ingredient behind the emergence and development of rock and roll ... [and in this book] writer and critic Peter Bebergal illuminates this web of influences"--Amazon.com.

Oct 23, 2014
Tractor-trailer truck driver training by Adams, Alice

Tractor-trailer truck driver training

Oct 23, 2014
New MCAT - Medical College Admission Test by Cutts, Jay, author.

New MCAT - Medical College Admission Test

Oct 23, 2014
Me, Inc. - build an army of one, unleash your inner rock god, win in life and business by Simmons, Gene, 1949- author.

Me, Inc. - build an army of one, unleash your inner rock god, win in life and business

The KISS co-founder discusses the entrepreneurial philosophies that have shaped his successes in a range of industries, outlining how to build a solid business strategy, make the most of today's digital tools, and create an effective network and brand.

Oct 23, 2014
Small apartments of the world by Sánchez Vidiella, Àlex, author.

Small apartments of the world

Oct 23, 2014