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How the light bulb changed history by Bailey, Diane, 1966- author.

How the light bulb changed history

Jul 29, 2016
How the automobile changed history by Bailey, Diane, 1966-

How the automobile changed history

This book examines the automobile's start as a motorized carriage, how it works, and its evolution into the world's principal method of transportation with cultural, industrial, and environmental influences.

Jul 29, 2016
Hearing voices, living fully - living with the voices in my head by Bien, Claire, author.

Hearing voices, living fully - living with the voices in my head

When Claire Bien first began hearing voices, they were infrequent, benign and seemingly just curious about her life and the world around her. But the more attention Claire paid, the more frequently they began to speak, and the darker their intentions became...Despite escalating paranoia, an initial diagnosis of Schizophreniform Disorder and taking medication with debilitating side effects, Claire learned to face her demons and manage her condition without the need for long-term medication. In th

Jul 29, 2016
Bomb squad technician by Perritano, John.

Bomb squad technician

It takes a special kind of bravery to face down a live bomb ... but the people in this book demonstrate that courage every time they go to work. Experts on bomb squads around the world face new dangers every day. Inside, read how they stay ahead of the bombers and how they train their minds and bodies to handle the stress of disarming explosive devices. --Amazon.com.

Jul 29, 2016
The human microbiome - the germs that keep you healthy by Hirsch, Rebecca E., author.

The human microbiome - the germs that keep you healthy

Jul 29, 2016
Animals and the afterlife - true stories of our best friends' journey beyond death by Sheridan, Kim.

Animals and the afterlife - true stories of our best friends' journey beyond death

True stories of our best friends, journey beyond death.

Jul 29, 2016
101 team handball - techniques, tactics and drills by Radu, Felicia Lidia, author.

101 team handball - techniques, tactics and drills

During the last few years, handball-a modern and attractive high-speed game-has been fascinating more and more spectators and fans. 101 Team Handball provides sound practical advice for beginners and introduces more advanced techniques and tactics for more experienced players. The book focuses on the technical and tactical aspects of the game for both defence and attacking situations, with a separate section dedicated to the goalkeeper and their training-due to the importance of this position. I

Jul 29, 2016
Dictee by Cha, Theresa Hak Kyung.

Dictee

Dictee is the best-known work of the versatile and important Korean American artist Theresa Hak Kyung Cha. A classic work of autobiography that transcends the self, Dictee is the story of several women: the Korean revolutionary Yu Guan Soon, Joan of Arc, Demeter and Persephone, Cha's mother Hyung Soon Huo (a Korean born in Manchuria to first-generation Korean exiles), and Cha herself. The elements that unite these women are suffering and the transcendence of suffering. The book is divided into n

Jul 29, 2016
Comic book art by Marcovitz, Hal, author.

Comic book art

"Comic Book artists use a variety of techniques to create the familiar superheroes and other characters that have dominated popular culture for decades. This book examines the art of comic books—the tools, the techniques, the artists and writers, and the artwork that so many generations of readers have come to know and love."--

Jul 29, 2016
Christmas comfort classics - a festive collection of warm and cozy comfort foods, plus sweet ideas for sharing with family friends. by

Christmas comfort classics - a festive collection of warm and cozy comfort foods, plus sweet ideas for sharing with family  friends.

"A festive collection of warm and cozy comfort foods, plus sweet ideas for sharing with family & friends." -- cover

Jul 29, 2016
Searching the scriptures - find the nourishment your soul needs by Swindoll, Charles R, author.

Searching the scriptures - find the nourishment your soul needs

Jul 30, 2016
Scattering Ashes - A Memoir of Letting Go by Rough, Joan Z.

Scattering Ashes - A Memoir of Letting Go

Jul 30, 2016
S.E.X. - the all-you-need-to-know sexuality guide to get you through your teens and twenties by Corinna, Heather, author.

S.E.X. - the all-you-need-to-know sexuality guide to get you through your teens and twenties

Jul 30, 2016
Rugby - skills, tactics & rules by McKittrick, John.

Rugby - skills, tactics & rules

Jul 30, 2016
The Rocky Horror picture show FAQ - everything left to know about the campy cult classic by Thompson, Dave, 1960 January 3-

The Rocky Horror picture show FAQ - everything left to know about the campy cult classic

A look into the film and its original play covers their creation, details a comprehensive discography, and includes information about the dozens of worldwide performances and the myriad stars who have been featured in them.

Jul 30, 2016
Robin Williams - A Singular Portrait, 1986-2002 by Grace, Arthur

Robin Williams - A Singular Portrait, 1986-2002

Jul 30, 2016
Riley unlikely - how one teenager's heart for Africa is changing the world by Banks Snyder, Riley, author.

Riley unlikely - how one teenager's heart for Africa is changing the world

Jul 30, 2016
Rest in Peace - A Planning Guide for the Inevitable by Walts, Charles/ White, Tommye

Rest in Peace - A Planning Guide for the Inevitable

Jul 30, 2016
René Magritte - selected writings by Magritte, René, 1898-1967, author.

René Magritte - selected writings

Jul 30, 2016
Recovery from Anger Addiction - How I Recovered from Rage by Resolving My Lifetime of Losses and Pain by Fosnight, Verryl V.

Recovery from Anger Addiction - How I Recovered from Rage by Resolving My Lifetime of Losses and Pain

Jul 30, 2016