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Young Palestinians Speak - Living Under Occupation by Robinson, Anthony, 1949 September 8- author, photographer. Young Palestinians Speak - Living Under Occupation

An overview of the history of the Israel-Palestine conflict and interviews with Palestinian children living under occupation, presented as an educational resource for children ages 9 and up.

Jul 19, 2017
A woman's place - a Christian vision for your calling in the office, the home, and the world by Beaty, Katelyn, author. A woman's place - a Christian vision for your calling in the office, the home, and the world

In A Woman's Place, Katelyn Beaty, insists it's time to reconsider women's work. She challenges us to explore new ways to live out the scriptural call to rule over creation - in the office, the home, in ministry, and beyond.

Jul 19, 2017
The wildcrafted cocktail - make your own foraged syrups, bitters, infusions, and garnishes by Zachos, Ellen, author. The wildcrafted cocktail - make your own foraged syrups, bitters, infusions, and garnishes

Meet the natural lovechild of the popular local-foods movement and craft cocktail scene. It's here to show you just how easy it is to make delicious, one-of-a-kind mixed drinks with common flowers, berries, roots, and leaves that you can find along roadsides or in your backyard.

Jul 19, 2017
Why you better call Saul - what our favorite TV lawyer says about life, love, and scheming your way to acquittal and a large cash payout by Keslowitz, Steven, author. Why you better call Saul - what our favorite TV lawyer says about life, love, and scheming your way to acquittal and a large cash payout

Better Call Saul chronicles the transformation of a decent, likable guy named Jimmy McGill into Saul Goodman, the morally bankrupt lawyer we met on Breaking Bad. Captivating and funny, the show provides far more than a few binge-watched hours of entertainment, raising questions about the legal system and human nature itself.

Jul 19, 2017
Why the rich are getting richer - what is financial education...really? by Kiyosaki, Robert T., 1947- author. Why the rich are getting richer - what is financial education...really?

Jul 19, 2017
Volvo 240 series automotive repair manual by Maddox, Robert (Robert Phillip) Volvo 240 series automotive repair manual

Haynes offers the best coverage for cars, trucks, vans, SUVs and motorcycles on the market today. Each manual contains easy to follow step-by-step instructions linked to hundreds of photographs and illustrations. Included in every manual: troubleshooting section to help identify specific problems; tips that give valuable short cuts to make the job easier and eliminate the need for special tools; notes, cautions and warnings for the home mechanic; color spark plug diagnosis and an easy to use ind

Jul 19, 2017
The velveteen principles - a guide to becoming real - hidden wisdom from a children's classic by Raiten-D'Antonio, Toni, 1955- The velveteen principles - a guide to becoming real - hidden wisdom from a children's classic

A philosophical guide based on the children's classic "The Velveteen Rabbit" looks at the principles found within the Rabbit's quest to become Real and the wisdom that it can bring.

Jul 19, 2017
Trashing the planet - examining our global garbage glut by Kallen, Stuart A., 1955- author. Trashing the planet - examining our global garbage glut

On a global scale, humans create around 2.6 trillion pounds of waste every year. None of this trash is harmless—landfills and dumps leak toxic chemicals into soil and groundwater, while incinerators release toxic gases and particles into the air. What can we do to keep garbage from swallowing up Earth? Reducing, reusing, recycling, and upcycling are some of the answers. Learn more about the work of the US Environmental Protection Agency, the Ocean Cleanup Array, the zero waste movement, and the

Jul 19, 2017
Toyota Tundra & Sequoia automotive repair manual by Stubblefield, Mike. Toyota Tundra & Sequoia automotive repair manual

Jul 19, 2017
The six-day war - the breaking of the Middle East by Laron, Guy, author. The six-day war - the breaking of the Middle East

Jul 19, 2017
Seized by the sun - the life and disappearance of World War II pilot Gertrude Tompkins by Ure, James W., 1939- author. Seized by the sun - the life and disappearance of World War II pilot Gertrude Tompkins

Jul 19, 2017
Saluting our grandmas - women of World War II by Barlow, Cassie B., author. Saluting our grandmas - women of World War II

"Navy WAVES (Women Accepted for Voluntary Emergency Service) made it possible for more than 50,000 men to report to sea duty, and they filled 27,000 other jobs. It was a time of rationing and Victory Gardens. This book shows middle readers the significant contributions that the WAVES and other women made to their country during World War II."--Provided by publisher.

Jul 19, 2017
Royal romances - titillating tales of passion and power in the palaces of Europe by Carroll, Leslie, 1959- Royal romances - titillating tales of passion and power in the palaces of Europe

Describes the sometimes scandalous love affairs that have motivated royal decision-making in Europe, from Louis XIV's mistress Madame de Maintenon to the happily married newlyweds Prince William and Kate Middleton.

Jul 19, 2017
Royal affairs - a lusty romp through the extramarital adventures that rocked the British monarchy by Carroll, Leslie, 1959- Royal affairs - a lusty romp through the extramarital adventures that rocked the British monarchy

Spanning nearly one thousand years of British history, an entertaining and informative study chronicles the scandalous and adulterous behavior of Britain's royal family and its historical repercussions, from the reign of Henry II to the marriage of Prince Charles and Princess Diana.

Jul 19, 2017
Revive your heart - putting life in perspective by Khan, Nouman Ali, author. Revive your heart - putting life in perspective

Jul 19, 2017
Ready to pull the retirement trigger? - your strategic guide to retire with confidence by Sterk, Mary, author. Ready to pull the retirement trigger? - your strategic guide to retire with confidence

Many want to retire early...slow down a bit...enjoy their life, their spouse and grandkids. But what if there is a major health issue? Or what if they run out of money? There are many issues facing people as they consider retirement. Where can they turn for answers they can trust? There are no do-overs in retirement. People need a path. They need a strategy. They need a guide.Ready To Pull the Retirement Trigger will arm anyone entering the retirement stage with the essential knowledge to create

Jul 19, 2017
The public wealth of nations - how management of public assets can boost or bust economic growth by Detter, Dag, 1959- The public wealth of nations - how management of public assets can boost or bust economic growth

"When you look around the world it's almost as if Thatcher/Reagan economic revolution never happened. The largest pool of wealth in the world - a global total that is twice the world's total pension savings, and ten times the total of all the sovereign wealth funds on the planet - is still comprised of commercial assets that are held in public ownership. And yet, while this is the largest pool of assets in the world, is also one of the murkiest - what goes on inside them is often not even proper

Jul 19, 2017
Preparing, adjusting, and loving the empty nest- - a companion to Empty nest, what's next? by Howe, Michele, author. Preparing, adjusting, and loving the empty nest- - a companion to Empty nest, what's next?

After Empty Nest, What's Next? Parenting Adult Children without Losing Your Mind, readers asked author Michele Howe for more--covering topics not discussed in the rst book, along with questions at the end of each chapter for personal or group discussions. With Preparing, Adjusting, and Loving the Empty Nest, Howe provides expanded practical tips and spiritual wisdom in a three-part primer to help parents in this transitional time of life--helping them look to the future with hope as empty nester

Jul 19, 2017
The poetry of pop by Bradley, Adam, author. The poetry of pop

A trailblazing exploration of the poetic power of popular songs, from Tin Pan Alley to the Beatles to Beyonce and beyond. Encompassing a century of recorded music, this pathbreaking book reveals the poetic artistry of popular songs. Pop songs are music first. They also comprise the most widely disseminated poetic expression of our time. Adam Bradley traces the song lyric across musical genres from early twentieth-century Delta blues to mid-century rock 'n' roll to today's hits. George and Ira Ge

Jul 19, 2017
The plague of war - Athens, Sparta, and the struggle for ancient Greece by Roberts, Jennifer Tolbert, 1947- author. The plague of war - Athens, Sparta, and the struggle for ancient Greece

In 431 BC, the long simmering rivalry between the city-states of Athens and Sparta erupted into open warfare, and for more than a generation the two were locked in a life-and-death struggle. The war embroiled the entire Greek world, provoking years of butchery previously unparalleled in ancient Greece. Whole cities were exterminated, their men killed, their women and children enslaved. While the war is commonly believed to have ended with the capture of the Athenian navy in 405 and the subsequen

Jul 19, 2017

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