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Eating promiscuously - adventures in the future of food by McWilliams, James E., author. Eating promiscuously - adventures in the future of food

"The human practice of farming food has failed. There are 7,500 known varieties of domesticated apples; we regularly eat about five. Seventy-five percent of the world's food derives from five animals and twelve plants. Factory farmed meat is a major source of greenhouse gas emissions (about 14 percent, larger than transportation) and consumes 75 percent of the water in drought-prone regions such as the West. We are struck in a rut of limited choices, ad the vast majority of what we eat is detrim

May 20, 2017
Evolution's Bite - A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins by Ungar, Peter S. Evolution's Bite - A Story of Teeth, Diet, and Human Origins

May 19, 2017
Explorer's guide Colorado by Forster, Matt, 1971- author. Explorer's guide Colorado

"Discover the natural and cultural wonders of the Centennial State. Whether you're looking to explore Colorado's rising cities like Denver, where the sun shines 300 days a year, or its little-known hidden gems, the recommendations in this guide will leadyou in the right direction. From the expansive eastern plains to the towering Rockies, you'll be an expert in no time at all. The perfect mix of urban charm and natural beauty can be found in Boulder, one of Colorado's most well-known cities. The

May 19, 2017
Extreme you - step up. Stand out. Kick ass. Repeat. by O'Hagan, Sarah Robb, author. Extreme you - step up. Stand out. Kick ass. Repeat.

"...Training program for developing the drive, originality, and fierce attitude to become the best version of you."--Jacket flap.

May 20, 2017
Faster, higher, farther - the Volkswagen scandal by Ewing, Jack, 1955- author. Faster, higher, farther - the Volkswagen scandal

May 20, 2017
Fat for fuel - a revolutionary diet to combat cancer, boost brain power, and increase your energy by Mercola, Joseph. Fat for fuel - a revolutionary diet to combat cancer, boost brain power, and increase your energy

"For over a century, we've accepted the scientific consensus that cancer results from genetic disease due to chromosomal damage in cell nuclei. But what if cancer isn't a genetic disease after all? What if scientists are chasing a flawed paradigm, and cancer isn't a disease of damaged DNA but rather of defective metabolism as a result of mitochondrial dysfunction? What if that startling truth could revolutionize our understanding of other diseases as well--and show us a radical new path to optim

May 19, 2017
Fear city - New York's fiscal crisis and the rise of austerity politics by Phillips-Fein, Kim, author. Fear city - New York's fiscal crisis and the rise of austerity politics

" An epic and riveting history of New York City on the edge of disaster--and an anatomy of the politics of austerity that continues to shape the world today When the news broke in 1975 that New York City was on the brink of fiscal collapse, few believed it was possible: how could the capital of the financial world go bankrupt? And yet the city was billions of dollars--maybe twelve, maybe fourteen, no one even really knew how much--in the red. Bankers and politicians alike seized upon the situati

May 19, 2017
Feminine genius - the provocative path to waking up and turning on the wisdom of being a woman by Silver, LiYana, author. Feminine genius - the provocative path to waking up and turning on the wisdom of being a woman

May 19, 2017
Field recordings from the inside - essays by Bonomo, Joe, 1966- author. Field recordings from the inside - essays

"Using as its epigraph and unifying principle Luc Sante's notion that "Every human being is an archeological site," Field Recordings from the Inside provides a deep and personal examination at the impact of music on our lives. Bonomo effortlessly moves between the personal and the critical, investigating the ways in which music defines our personalities, tells histories, and offers mysterious, often unbidden access into the human condition. The book explores the vagaries and richness of music an

May 20, 2017
Film stars don't die in Liverpool - a true love story by Turner, Peter, 1952- author. Film stars don't die in Liverpool - a true love story

May 19, 2017
Fix-it and forget-it slow cooker - champion recipes - 450 of our very best recipes by Good, Phyllis Pellman, 1948- author. Fix-it and forget-it slow cooker - champion recipes - 450 of our very best recipes

May 19, 2017
Florida Keys / With Key West, Marathon & Key Largo by Helm, Lynne, author. Florida Keys / With Key West, Marathon & Key Largo

May 19, 2017
Florida off the beaten path - discover your fun by Gleasner, Diana C, author. Florida off the beaten path - discover your fun

May 19, 2017
Florida's museums and cultural attractions by Laurie, Murray D., 1934- author. Florida's museums and cultural attractions

May 19, 2017
Fodor's Colorado by Bryen, Whitney, author. Fodor's Colorado

May 19, 2017
Fodor's Maui / With Molokai & Lanai by Apana, Lehia, author. Fodor's Maui / With Molokai & Lanai

May 19, 2017
Fodor's Rome by Anderson, Ariston, author. Fodor's Rome

May 22, 2017
Fodor's Travel Oahu - With Honolulu, Waikiki & the North Shore by Berger, Powell/ Hill, Tiffany/ Kudlacek, Trina/ Oliver, Chris/ Weaver, Anna Fodor's Travel Oahu - With Honolulu, Waikiki & the North Shore

May 19, 2017
Food on the page - cookbooks and American culture by Elias, Megan J, author. Food on the page - cookbooks and American culture

May 19, 2017
Footsteps - from Ferrante's Naples to Hammett's San Francisco, literary pilgrimages around the world. by Footsteps - from Ferrante's Naples to Hammett's San Francisco, literary pilgrimages around the world.

"A curated collection of the New York Times' travel column, "Footsteps," exploring classic authors' relationships to landmarks and cities around the world Before The Sun Also Rises, Ernest Hemingway roamed the streets of Madrid, eager for the heady scent of blood emanating from the nearby bullrings. Before spunky, red-headed Anne Shirley stole readers' hearts in Anne of Green Gables, L.M. Montgomery was captivated by the sunset sky of Prince Edward Island. And before readers were terrified by a

May 19, 2017

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