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Encyclopedia of Native Tribes of North America by Johnson, Michael/ Hook, Richard (ILT)

Encyclopedia of Native Tribes of North America

Aug 29, 2014
Endless feasts - sixty years of writing from Gourmet by Gourmet Magazine (EDT)/ Reichl, Ruth (EDT)/ Reichl, Ruth (INT)

Endless feasts - sixty years of writing from Gourmet

Aug 31, 2014
Enrique's journey by Nazario, Sonia.

Enrique's journey

Based on the Los Angeles Times series that won two Pulitzer Prizes, this is a timeless story of families torn apart. When Enrique was five, his mother, too poor to feed her children, left Honduras to work in the United States. The move allowed her to send money back home so Enrique could eat better and go to school past the third grade. She promised she would return quickly, but she struggled in America. Without her, he became lonely and troubled. After eleven years, he decided he would go find

Aug 29, 2014
Eugene O'Neill - a life in four acts by Dowling, Robert M., 1970- author.

Eugene O'Neill - a life in four acts

"A major new biography of the Nobel Prize-winning playwright whose brilliantly original plays revolutionized American theater"--

Aug 29, 2014
Everyone's a Critic - Winning Customers in a Review-driven World by Tancer, Bill

Everyone's a Critic - Winning Customers in a Review-driven World

Aug 29, 2014
Expect more - demanding better libraries for today's complex world by Lankes, R. David.

Expect more - demanding better libraries for today's complex world

"Libraries have existed for millennia, but today many question their necessity. In an ever more digital and connected world, do we still need places of books in our towns, colleges, or schools? If libraries aren't about books, what are they about? In Expect More, David Lankes, winner of the 2012 ABC-CLIO/Greenwood Award for the Best Book in Library Literature, walks you through what to expect out of your library. Lankes argues that, to thrive, communities need libraries that go beyond bricks and

Aug 27, 2014
Expert companions - household skills and tips - a guide to modern living by Baker, Sarah.

Expert companions - household skills and tips - a guide to modern living

Aug 27, 2014
Expressive writing - words that heal by Pennebaker, James W.

Expressive writing - words that heal

"Write about what keeps you awake at night." That's the advice James Pennebaker and John Evans offer in Expressive Writing: Words that Heal. This book will help you overcome the traumas and emotional upheavals that are keeping you awake. You'll resolve issues, improve your health, and build resilience. Based on nearly 30 years of scientific research, the book shows you how and when expressive writing can improve your health. Its clear explanations of the writing process will enable you to expres

Aug 27, 2014
Extinction and Evolution - What Fossils Reveal About the History of Life by Eldredge, Niles/ Zimmer, Carl (INT)

Extinction and Evolution - What Fossils Reveal About the History of Life

Aug 29, 2014
Eye to eye - photographs by Vivian Maier by Maier, Vivian, 1926-2009, photographer.

Eye to eye - photographs by Vivian Maier

Since her death in 2009, Vivian Maier has become a photographic phenomenon. Her story--thousands of photo negatives and prints found in a storage locker and sold for pennies at auction--has stirred millions around the world. Maier was a painfully private woman who now speaks powerfully through the photographs she took only for herself. This new collection offers readers a chance to follow Maier as she travels the world, including images of France, Italy, Malaysia, Yemen, Puerto Rico, and America

Aug 29, 2014
Face Value - Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction by Fortune, Brandon Brame/ Reaves, Wendy Wick/ Ward, David C./ Quealy, Patricia (CON)/ Ashberry, John (CON)

Face Value - Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction

Aug 29, 2014
Farming with native beneficial insects - ecological pest control solutions by Lee-Mäder, Eric.

Farming with native beneficial insects - ecological pest control solutions

Aug 29, 2014
Faster, Higher, Stronger - How Sports Science Is Creating a New Generation of Superathletes--and What We Can Learn from Them by Mcclusky, Mark

Faster, Higher, Stronger - How Sports Science Is Creating a New Generation of Superathletes--and What We Can Learn from Them

Aug 31, 2014
Feeling good together - the secret of making troubled relationships work by Burns, David D.

Feeling good together - the secret of making troubled relationships work

We all have someone we can't get along with--a friend or colleague, a boss, an obnoxious neighbor, a teenager, or maybe a loving but irritating spouse. Here, cognitive therapist Burns presents Cognitive Interpersonal Therapy, a radical new approach that will help you transform troubled, conflicted relationships into successful, happy ones. This book presents an entirely new theory of why we have so much trouble getting along with each other. It's filled with helpful examples and brilliant, user-

Aug 31, 2014
Female Executions - Martyrs, Murderesses and Madwomen by Abbott, Geoffrey

Female Executions - Martyrs, Murderesses and Madwomen

Aug 29, 2014
Fermented vegetables / Creative Recipes for Fermenting 80 Vegetables & Herbs in Krauts, Kimchis, Brined Pickles, Chutneys, Relishes & Pastes by Shockey, Kirsten, author.

Fermented vegetables / Creative Recipes for Fermenting 80 Vegetables & Herbs in Krauts, Kimchis, Brined Pickles, Chutneys, Relishes & Pastes

Aug 29, 2014
Fields of blood - religion and the history of violence by Armstrong, Karen, 1944-

Fields of blood - religion and the history of violence

"From the renowned and best-selling author of A History of God, a sweeping exploration of religion's connection to violence. For the first time in American history, religious self-identification is on the decline. Some have cited a perception that began to grow after Sept 11: That faith in general is a source of aggression, intolerance and divisiveness--something bad for society. But how accurate is that view? And does it apply equally to all faiths? In these troubled times, we risk basing decis

Aug 31, 2014
First Aid Manual by Piazza, Gina M. (EDT)

First Aid Manual

Aug 31, 2014
First-time machine appliqué by Pittman, Janet, author.

First-time machine appliqué

Aug 27, 2014
Flea Market Fabulous - Designing Gorgeous Rooms With Vintage Treasures by Spencer, Lara/ Ubina, Chichi (PHT)/ Adler, Jonathan (FRW)

Flea Market Fabulous - Designing Gorgeous Rooms With Vintage Treasures

Aug 29, 2014