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World spice at home - new flavors for 75 favorite dishes by Bevill, Amanda.

World spice at home - new flavors for 75 favorite dishes

Presents a collection of seventy-five recipes which incorporate spices from around the world, with information about each spice and options for soups, stews, meat and seafood dishes, bread, desserts, and condiments.

Oct 30, 2014
The world of ice & fire - the untold history of Westeros and the Game of Thrones by Martin, George R. R.

The world of ice & fire - the untold history of Westeros and the Game of Thrones

"This is the comprehensive guide to all things Game of Thrones and beyond. From the prehistory to the coming of the First Men, through the reign of the Targaryen kings and Robert's Rebellion, this guide--co-written by George R.R. Martin and the immensely knowledgeable founders and keepers of the www.westeros.org site--will tell series readers old and new all they might want to know about the history and culture of Westeros and the lands beyond the Narrow Sea--a tapestry of all new history that G

Oct 30, 2014
Word Power Made Easy - The Complete Handbook for Building a Superior Vocabulary by Lewis, Norman

Word Power Made Easy - The Complete Handbook for Building a Superior Vocabulary

Oct 30, 2014
The wonder of the human hand - care and repair of the body's most marvelous instrument by Wilgis, E. F. Shaw (EDT)

The wonder of the human hand - care and repair of the body's most marvelous instrument

Oct 30, 2014
Wise mind living - master your emotions, transform your life by Olivo, Erin.

Wise mind living - master your emotions, transform your life

Outlines scientifically-based mind-body techniques for achieving a more fulfilling, balanced life, sharing counsel on how to overcome destructive emotions through an understanding of the physiology and debilitating effects of stress.

Oct 30, 2014
The Wisdom of the Beguines - Medieval Women Seeking Independence by Swan, Laura

The Wisdom of the Beguines - Medieval Women Seeking Independence

Oct 30, 2014
Winning Marriage - The Inside Story of How Same-sex Couples Took on the Politicians and Pundits and Won by Solomon, Marc/ Patrick, Deval (CON)

Winning Marriage - The Inside Story of How Same-sex Couples Took on the Politicians and Pundits and Won

Oct 30, 2014
Windows on the world - fifty writers, fifty views by Pericoli, Matteo/ Stein, Lorin (FRW)

Windows on the world - fifty writers, fifty views

"In Windows on the World: Fifty Writers, Fifty Views, architect and artist Matteo Pericoli brilliantly explores this concept alongside fifty of our most beloved writers from across the globe. By pairing drawings of window views with texts that reveal--either physically or metaphorically--what the drawings cannot, Windows on the World offers a perceptual journey through the world as seen through the windows of prominent writers: Orhan Pamuk in Istanbul, Daniel Kehlmann in Berlin, Chimamanda Ngozi

Oct 30, 2014
Wild things to sew and wear / 15 Animal-Themed Garments and Accessories for Your Little Critters by Goodall, Molly, author.

Wild things to sew and wear / 15 Animal-Themed Garments and Accessories for Your Little Critters

Provides a guide for sewing fifteen animal-themed garments for children, including a owl hat, fox scarf, lion coat, and leopard skirt.

Oct 30, 2014
The wild food cookbook by Phillips, Roger, 1932- author.

The wild food cookbook

Shares recipes for using spring leaves and shoots, summer flowers and herbs, seaweeds, desert plants, mushrooms, fruits, berries, nuts, seeds, and roots.

Oct 30, 2014
Widow Basquiat - A Love Story by Clement, Jennifer

Widow Basquiat - A Love Story

Oct 30, 2014
While the gods were sleeping - a journey through love and rebellion in Nepal by Enslin, Elizabeth, 1960-

While the gods were sleeping - a journey through love and rebellion in Nepal

"Love and marriage brought American anthropologist Elizabeth Enslin to a world she never planned to make her own: a life among Brahman in-laws in a remote village in the plains of Nepal. As she faced the challenges of married life, birth, and childrearing in a foreign culture, she discovered as much about human resilience, and the capacity for courage, as she did about herself. While the Gods Were Sleeping : A Journey Through Love and Rebellion in Nepal tells a compelling story of a woman transf

Oct 30, 2014
The West Point history of the Civil War by Rogers, Clifford J. (EDT)/ Seidule, Ty (EDT)/ Watson, Samiel J. (EDT)

The West Point history of the Civil War

An authorized military account of the Civil War combines the expertise of preeminent historians with images and maps from West Point archives to explain the tactics, decisions, and consequences of the military campaigns.

Oct 30, 2014
Village of secrets - defying the Nazis in Vichy France by Moorehead, Caroline, author.

Village of secrets - defying the Nazis in Vichy France

Relates the story of Le Cambon-sur-Lignon, a small, remote mountain village whose inhabitants banded together to save thousands from the Gestapo during World War II.

Oct 30, 2014
The Wars of the Roses - the fall of the Plantagenets and the rise of the Tudors by Jones, Dan, 1981-

The Wars of the Roses - the fall of the Plantagenets and the rise of the Tudors

The best-selling author of The Plantagenets traces the 15th-century civil wars that irrevocably shaped the British crown, particularly evaluating the roles of strong women including Margaret of Anjou, Elizabeth Woodville and Margaret Beaufort in shifting power between two ruling families. Includes six maps and four genealogies.

Oct 30, 2014
Walking the woods and the water - in Patrick Leigh Fermor's footsteps, from the Hook of Holland to the Golden Horn by Hunt, Nick, author.

Walking the woods and the water - in Patrick Leigh Fermor's footsteps, from the Hook of Holland to the Golden Horn

In December 1933, an eighteen-year-old Patrick Leigh Fermor set out in a pair of hobnailed boots to chance and charm his way across Europe, 'like a tramp, a pilgrim or a wandering scholar,' on foot from the Hook of Holland to Constantinople.

Oct 30, 2014
Walk to beautiful - the power of love and a homeless kid who found the way by Wayne, Jimmy, 1972- author.

Walk to beautiful - the power of love and a homeless kid who found the way

Chronicles the life and career of the country musician, from his childhood in a foster home to his 1700-mile walk from Nashville to Phoenix for charity.

Oct 30, 2014
Warrior Diplomat - A Green Beret's Battles from Washington to Afghanistan by Waltz, Michael T./ Bergen, Peter (FRW)

Warrior Diplomat - A Green Beret's Battles from Washington to Afghanistan

Oct 30, 2014
The way of tea and justice - rescuing the world's favorite beverage from its violent history by Stevens, Becca, 1963-

The way of tea and justice - rescuing the world's favorite beverage from its violent history

"In 2012, reverend and social entrepreneur Becca Stevens began work on the Thistle Stop Cafe´, a business designed to provide employment opportunities for the residents of Magdalene, as well as Thistle Farms, the social enterprise benefitting women recovering from violence and addiction. As she explored the legacy of tea, she uncovered not only its healing mysteries but also the dark secrets that have overshadowed this ancient brew. In THE WAY OF TEA AND JUSTICE, Becca draws readers into the wo

Oct 30, 2014
When lions roar - the Churchills and the Kennedys by Maier, Thomas, 1956-

When lions roar - the Churchills and the Kennedys

A far-reaching history of the intertwined personal and public lives of the Churchills and the Kennedys discusses their respective family views, how they overcame bitter differences to unite against Hitler and the enduring influence of their collaborations.

Oct 30, 2014