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Karl Marx - greatness and illusion by Stedman Jones, Gareth, author. Karl Marx - greatness and illusion

As much a portrait of his time as a biography of the man, Karl Marx: Greatness and Illusion returns the author of Das Kapital to his nineteenth-century world, before twentieth-century inventions transformed him into Communism's patriarch and fierce lawgiver. Gareth Stedman Jones depicts an era dominated by extraordinary challenges and new notions about God, human capacities, empires, and political systems--and, above all, the shape of the future. In the aftermath of the Battle of Waterloo, a Eur

Sep 28, 2016
Landscape With Headless Mama by Givhan, Jennifer Landscape With Headless Mama

Sep 28, 2016
Language hacking French - a conversation course for beginners by Lewis, Benny (Brendan Richard), author. Language hacking French - a conversation course for beginners

Sep 26, 2016
Language hacking German - a conversation course for beginners by Lewis, Benny (Brendan Richard), author. Language hacking German - a conversation course for beginners

Sep 23, 2016
Language hacking Italian - a conversation course for beginners by Lewis, Benny (Brendan Richard), author. Language hacking Italian - a conversation course for beginners

Sep 26, 2016
Language hacking Spanish - a conversation course for beginners by Lewis, Benny (Brendan Richard), author. Language hacking Spanish - a conversation course for beginners

Sep 26, 2016
Learning computer architecture with Raspberry Pi by Upton, Eben, author. Learning computer architecture with Raspberry Pi

"In the 1980s, the tech revolution was kickstarted by a flood of relatively inexpensive, highly programmable computers like the Commodore. Now, a second revolution in computing is beginning with the Raspberry Pi. Learning Computer Architecture with the Raspberry Pi is the premier guide to understanding the components of the most exciting tech product available. Thanks to this book, every Raspberry Pi owner can understand how the computer works and how to access all of its hardware and software c

Sep 28, 2016
Let Me Tell You About Jasper - How My Best Friend Became America's Dog by Perino, Dana Let Me Tell You About Jasper - How My Best Friend Became America's Dog

Sep 28, 2016
Let them eat dirt - saving your child from an oversanitized world by Finlay, B. Brett, 1959- author. Let them eat dirt - saving your child from an oversanitized world

Microbiologists Brett Finlay and Marie-Claire Arrieta explain how the trillions of microbes that live in and on our bodies influence childhood development; why an imbalance of those microbes can lead to obesity, diabetes, and asthma, among other chronic conditions; and what parents can do -- from conception on -- to positively affect their own behaviors and those of their children. They describe how natural childbirth, breastfeeding, and solid foods influence children's microbiota. They also off

Sep 23, 2016
Lincoln's greatest journey - sixteen days that changed a presidency, March 24-April 8, 1865 by Trudeau, Noah Andre, 1949- author. Lincoln's greatest journey - sixteen days that changed a presidency, March 24-April 8, 1865

Sep 28, 2016
Loose parts 2 - inspiring play with infants and toddlers by Daly, Lisa, author. Loose parts 2 - inspiring play with infants and toddlers

"Loose parts capture children's curiosity, give free reign to their imagination, and encourage creativity. This form of play allows infants to be in control and recognize the power of their bodies and actions. A variety of new and innovative loose parts ideas are paired with beautiful photography to inspire safe loose parts play in your infant and toddler environments. Captivating classroom stories and proven science provide the context for how this style of play supports children's development

Sep 23, 2016
Losing Isn't Everything - The Untold Stories and Hidden Lessons Behind the Toughest Losses in Sports History by Menefee, Curt/ Arkush, Michael Losing Isn't Everything - The Untold Stories and Hidden Lessons Behind the Toughest Losses in Sports History

Sep 28, 2016
Make table runners - 10 delicious quilts to sew. by Make table runners - 10 delicious quilts to sew.

Sep 23, 2016
Making sense of God - an invitation to the skeptical by Keller, Timothy J., 1950- author. Making sense of God - an invitation to the skeptical

"In this thoughtful and inspiring new book, pastor and New York Times bestselling author Timothy Keller invites skeptics to consider that Christianity is more relevant now than ever. As human beings, we cannot live without meaning, satisfaction, freedom, identity, justice, and hope. Christianity provides us with unsurpassed resources to meet these needs. Written for both the ardent believer and the skeptic, Making Sense of God shines a light on the profound value and importance of Christianity i

Sep 26, 2016
Making waves - my journey to winning Olympic Gold and defeating the East German Doping Program by Babashoff, Shirley, 1957- Making waves - my journey to winning Olympic Gold and defeating the East German Doping Program

An Olympic champion swimmer recounts her life, from her childhood growing up with an abusive father through her triumphs as the greatest female amateur swimmer in the world, to her speaking out against those who cheated in the 1976 games.

Sep 28, 2016
Manners & morals of Victorian America by Erbsen, Wayne Manners & morals of Victorian America

Sep 28, 2016
Marrow - a love story by Lesser, Elizabeth, author. Marrow - a love story

"The author of the New York Times bestseller Broken Open returns with a visceral and profound memoir of two sisters who, in the face of a bone marrow transplant--one the donor and one the recipient--begin a quest for acceptance, authenticity, and most of all, love. A mesmerizing and courageous memoir: the story of two sisters uncovering the depth of their love through the life-and-death experience of a bone marrow transplant. Throughout her life, Elizabeth Lesser has sought understanding about w

Sep 28, 2016
Martha Stewart's vegetables / Inspired Recipes and Tips for Choosing, Cooking, and Enjoying the Freshest Seasonal Flavors by Martha Stewart Living (COR) Martha Stewart's vegetables / Inspired Recipes and Tips for Choosing, Cooking, and Enjoying the Freshest Seasonal Flavors

An essential home cook resource for selecting, storing, preparing, and cooking vegetables, with recipes that highlight their flavors and textures, including such dishes as Swiss chard lasagna, asparagus and watercress pizza, and carrot fries.

Sep 28, 2016
Mary Ann Cotton- Britian's first female serial killer by Wilson, David Mary Ann Cotton- Britian's first female serial killer

Sep 28, 2016
McGraw-Hill Education top 50 skills for a top score- SAT* math by Leaf, Brian. McGraw-Hill Education top 50 skills for a top score- SAT* math

Sep 26, 2016