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Learning ritual magic - fundamental theory and practice for the solitary apprentice by Greer, John Michael, author.

Learning ritual magic - fundamental theory and practice for the solitary apprentice

Jan 31, 2015
It's always sunny in Philadelphia - the 7 secrets of awakening the highly effective four-hour giant, today - Charlie, Mac, Dennis, Sweet Dee, and Frank wrote this book. by

It's always sunny in Philadelphia - the 7 secrets of awakening the highly effective four-hour giant, today - Charlie, Mac, Dennis, Sweet Dee, and Frank wrote this book.

"The gang from It's always sunny in Philadelphia attempts [its] most ill-conceived, get-rich-quick scheme yet: publishing a self-help book to hilarious, sometimes dangerous, and often revolting, results"--Amazon.com.

Jan 31, 2015
iPad mini for dummies by Baig, Edward C., author.

iPad mini for dummies

This new edition of iPad mini For Dummies covers all the latest tips and tricks for getting an even bigger bang out of your iPad mini. Presented in full-color and written in the straightforward but fun language that has defined the For Dummies brand for more than twenty years, this friendly guide walks you through the multitouch interface, going online, getting connected, packing your iPad mini with apps, games, e-books, photos, music, and movies, synchronizing your data, texting with iMessage,

Jan 31, 2015
iPad for seniors in easy steps by Vandome, Nick, author.

iPad for seniors in easy steps

Jan 31, 2015
In these times - living in Britain through Napoleon's wars, 1793-1815 by Uglow, Jennifer S., author.

In these times - living in Britain through Napoleon's wars, 1793-1815

Jan 31, 2015
The fall line - how American ski racers conquered a sport on the edge by Vinton, Nathaniel, author.

The fall line - how American ski racers conquered a sport on the edge

"Harnessing nature's most powerful forces, elite downhillers descend icy, rugged slopes at speeds cresting 90 miles per hour. For decades, American skiers struggled to match their European counterparts, and until this century the US Ski Team could not claim a lasting foothold on the roof of the Alps, where the sports legends are born. Then came a fledgling class of American racers that disrupted the Alpine racing world order. Led by Bode Miller and Lindsey Vonn, Julia Mancuso and Ted Ligety, thi

Jan 31, 2015
Draw it with your eyes closed - the art of the art assignment by

Draw it with your eyes closed - the art of the art assignment

"Draw It with Your Eyes Closed: the Art of the Art Assignment, is a unique and wide-ranging anthology featuring essays, drawings, and assignments from over 100 contributors including: John Baldessari, William Pope.L, Mira Schor, Rochelle Feinstein, Bob Nickas, Chris Kraus, Liam Gillick, Amy Sillman, James Benning, and Michelle Grabner. Practical and quixotic in equal parts, the art assignment can resemble a riddle as much as a recipe, and often sounds more like a haiku, or even a joke, than a cl

Jan 31, 2015
Loved back to life - how I found the courage to live free by Walsh, Sheila, 1956-

Loved back to life - how I found the courage to live free

Jan 31, 2015
Lincoln president-elect - Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861 by Holzer, Harold.

Lincoln president-elect - Abraham Lincoln and the great secession winter 1860-1861

Abraham Lincoln first demonstrated his determination and leadership in the Great Secession Winter -- the four months between his election in November 1860 and his inauguration in March 1861 -- when he rejected compromises urged on him by Republicans and Democrats, Northerners and Southerners, that might have preserved the Union a little longer but would have enshrined slavery for generations. Though Lincoln has been criticized by many historians for failing to appreciate the severity of the sece

Jan 31, 2015
How to mulch - save water, feed the soil, and suppress weeds by Campbell, Stu, author.

How to mulch - save water, feed the soil, and suppress weeds

Jan 31, 2015
How music works by Byrne, David, 1952-

How music works

The Rock-and-Roll Hall of Fame inductee and co-founder of Talking Heads presents a celebration of music that offers insight into the roles of time, place and recording technology, discussing how evolutionary patterns of adaptations and responses to cultural and physical contexts have influenced music expression throughout history and culminated in the 20th century's transformative practices. This work is an account of a life in music and an explanation of how and why music works from one of the

Jan 31, 2015
The grand paradox - the messiness of life, the mystery of God, and the necessity of faith by Wytsma, Ken.

The grand paradox - the messiness of life, the mystery of God, and the necessity of faith

Jan 31, 2015
Female serial killers - how and why women become monsters by Vronsky, Peter, author.

Female serial killers - how and why women become monsters

Discusses the cases of several female serial murderers.

Jan 31, 2015
Dashing dish - 100 simple and delicious recipes for clean eating by Farrell, Katie, author.

Dashing dish - 100 simple and delicious recipes for clean eating

Jan 31, 2015
Ethics by

Ethics

"Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected sources and publications"--

Jan 31, 2015
Machu Picchu by Meinking, Mary, author.

Machu Picchu

Examines the exploration and study of Machu Picchu. Explores the lives of the site's builders, traces its discovery and scientific investigation, and discusses future study and conservation efforts.

Jan 31, 2015
Live original - how the Duck Commander Teen keeps it real and stays true to her values by Robertson, Sadie, 1997-

Live original - how the Duck Commander Teen keeps it real and stays true to her values

Living as a culturally relevant teen who loves God and her family, Robertson has become a role model for other teens and for parents who are eager to instill the same characteristics in their children. She shares the simple list of principles that lead her to personal and spiritual growth, and help her live the way God says to live.

Jan 31, 2015
Medieval knights and chivalry by Nardo, Don, 1947-

Medieval knights and chivalry

Jan 31, 2015
Medieval food and customs by Kallen, Stuart A., 1955-

Medieval food and customs

Jan 31, 2015
Medieval warfare by Nardo, Don, 1947-

Medieval warfare

Jan 31, 2015