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Dataclysm - our life in numbers by Rudder, Christian.

Dataclysm - our life in numbers

An irreverent, provocative, and visually fascinating look at what our online lives reveal about who we really are--and how this deluge of data will transform the science of human behavior. Big Data is used to spy on us, hire and fire us, and sell us things we don't need. In Dataclysm, Christian Rudder puts this flood of information to an entirely different use: understanding human nature. Drawing on terabytes of data from Twitter, Facebook, Reddit, OkCupid, and many other sites, Rudder examines

Jul 25, 2014
David Busch's Mastering Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Photography by Busch, David D.

David Busch's Mastering Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Photography

Jul 29, 2014
Death of a King - the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year by Smiley, Tavis, 1964-

Death of a King - the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year

Jul 30, 2014
Deeply divided - racial politics and social movements in Post-War America by McAdam, Doug.

Deeply divided - racial politics and social movements in Post-War America

Jul 29, 2014
Demystifying Islam - tackling the tough questions by Zafar, Harris, 1979-

Demystifying Islam - tackling the tough questions

Demystifying Islam is a concise guide to what Islam really teaches about provocative topics, from the burqa to Shariah law. After a short introduction to basic beliefs and practices, each chapter boldly tackles a challenging topic about Islam today.The book is forthright about issues where Muslims disagree, and provides a single, engaging source where readers can turn for answers to these important topics.

Jul 30, 2014
Di Palo's guide to the essential foods of Italy - 100 years of wisdom and stories from behind the counter by Di Palo, Lou, 1951- author.

Di Palo's guide to the essential foods of Italy - 100 years of wisdom and stories from behind the counter

"The ultimate guide to the finest foods of Italy from the oldest, most celebrated Italian market in New York City. In the heart of New York City's Little Italy sits Di Palo's, a family-owned food shop that has been the treasure of the neighborhood for more than a century. The four generations of Di Palos who have run this Italian specialty market have made it their mission to bring customers the finest old-world selections from Italy--handcrafted mozzarella, buttery prosciutto, estate olive oils

Jul 25, 2014
Digestive intelligence - a holistic view of your second brain by Matveikova, Irina, author.

Digestive intelligence - a holistic view of your second brain

Jul 24, 2014
Digital Literacy for Dummies by Wempen, Faithe

Digital Literacy for Dummies

Jul 29, 2014
Discover your nutritional style - your seasonal plan to a healthy, happy and delicious life by Thompson, Holli.

Discover your nutritional style - your seasonal plan to a healthy, happy and delicious life

Jul 29, 2014
Donna Kooler's encyclopedia of crochet. by Kooler, Donna.

Donna Kooler's encyclopedia of crochet.

Keep crochet customers in stitches with this new, all-inclusive edition by noted expert Donna Kooler. The "Encyclopedia of Crochet" features historical background, detailed instructions for 180 stitch patterns, and a delightful mix of projects by popular designers. Up-close color photos, diagrams for all stitch patterns, step-by-step instructions, and a meticulously cross-referenced index make this collection an invaluable tool.

Jul 30, 2014
Down through the years by Shepard, Jean, 1933- author.

Down through the years

Jul 29, 2014
Dr. Mary's Monkey - How the Unsolved Murder of a Doctor, a Secret Laboratory in New Orleans and Cancer-Causing Monkey Viruses are Linked to Lee Harvey Oswald, the JFK Ass by Haslam, Edward T./ Marrs, Jim (FRW)

Dr. Mary's Monkey - How the Unsolved Murder of a Doctor, a Secret Laboratory in New Orleans and Cancer-Causing Monkey Viruses are Linked to Lee Harvey Oswald, the JFK Ass

Jul 29, 2014
Dragon Naturallyspeaking for Dummies by Diamond, Stephanie

Dragon Naturallyspeaking for Dummies

Jul 25, 2014
Drift by Bergvall, Caroline.

Drift

Caroline Bergvall's Drift retraces the language and maritime imagination of early medieval North Atlantic travels from the sagas to quest poems to today's sea migrancies. Its centerpiece is the song cycle, "Drift," which takes the anonymous 10th century Anglo-Saxon quest poem The Seafarer as its inspiration. Both ancient and contemporary tales of travel and exile shadow the plight and losses of wanderers across the waters in this haunting new book.

Jul 24, 2014
Eager to love - the alternative way of Francis of Assisi by Rohr, Richard.

Eager to love - the alternative way of Francis of Assisi

Jul 30, 2014
Easy Everyday Slow Cooker Recipes - 200 Recipes by Pye, Donna-Marie

Easy Everyday Slow Cooker Recipes - 200 Recipes

Jul 25, 2014
Economics - The User's Guide by Chang, Ha-Joon

Economics - The User's Guide

Jul 25, 2014
Edible perennial gardening - growing successful polycultures in small spaces by Kelsey, Anni.

Edible perennial gardening - growing successful polycultures in small spaces

"Do you dream of a low-maintenance perennial garden that is full to the brim of perennial vegetables that you don't have to keep replanting, but have only a small space? Do you want a garden that doesn't take much of your time and that needs little attention to control the pests and diseases that eat your crops? Do you want to grow unusual vegetable varieties? You can have all of this with Edible Perennial Gardening. Anni Kelsey has meticulously researched the little-known subject of edible pere

Jul 25, 2014
Eichmann before Jerusalem - the unexamined life of a mass murderer by Stangneth, Bettina.

Eichmann before Jerusalem - the unexamined life of a mass murderer

"A total re-assessment of the life of Adolf Eichmann that reveals his activities and notoriety amongst a global network of National Socialists following the collapse of the Third Reich, and permanently undermines Hannah Arendt's often-cited notion of the"banality of evil.""--

Jul 25, 2014
Elephant Company - the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II by Croke, Vicki.

Elephant Company - the inspiring story of an unlikely hero and the animals who helped him save lives in World War II

"At the onset of World War II, [Billy] Williams formed Elephant Company and was instrumental in defeating the Japanese in Burma and saving refugees, including on his own 'Hannibal Trek,' [becoming] a media sensation during the war, telling reporters that the elephants did more for him than he was ever able to do for them"--

Jul 24, 2014