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New York City - top sights, authentic experiences by St. Louis, Regis, author. New York City - top sights, authentic experiences

Sep 22, 2017
No access New York City - the city's hidden treasures, haunts, and forgotten places by McDonald, Jamie, (Television writer and director). No access New York City - the city's hidden treasures, haunts, and forgotten places

Sep 23, 2017
Norman Van Aken's Florida kitchen by Van Aken, Norman, 1951- author. Norman Van Aken's Florida kitchen

Sep 20, 2017
Old and sick in America - the journey through the health care system by Gillick, Muriel R., 1951- author. Old and sick in America - the journey through the health care system

"Since the introduction of Medicare and Medicaid in 1965, the American health care system has steadily grown in size and complexity. Muriel R. Gillick takes readers on a narrative tour of American health care, incorporating the stories of older patients as they travel from the office to the hospital to the skilled nursing facility, and examining the influence of forces as diverse as pharmaceutical corporations, device manufacturers, and health insurance companies on their experience"--

Sep 20, 2017
Old style conjure - hoodoo, rootwork & folk magic by Casas, Starr, author. Old style conjure - hoodoo, rootwork & folk magic

Sep 22, 2017
On race - 34 conversations in a time of crisis by Yancy, George, interviewer. On race - 34 conversations in a time of crisis

Sep 21, 2017
On the beaten path - an Appalachian pilgrimage by Rubin, Robert Alden, 1958- On the beaten path - an Appalachian pilgrimage

The author, an overweight burned-out journalist, records his physical and spiritual journey as he travels the 2000-mile Appalachian Trail from Georgia to Maine--a six month pilgrimage that, ultimately, renews his life.

Sep 22, 2017
One nation after Trump - a guide for the perplexed, the disillusioned, the desperate, and the not-yet deported by Dionne, E. J., Jr., author. One nation after Trump - a guide for the perplexed, the disillusioned, the desperate, and the not-yet deported

A call to action from three of Washington's premier political scholar-journalists, One Nation After Trump offers the definitive work on the threat posed by the Trump presidency and how to counter it. American democracy was never supposed to give the nation a president like Donald Trump. We have never had a president who gave rise to such widespread alarm about his lack of commitment to the institutions of self-government, to the norms democracy requires, and to the need for basic knowledge about

Sep 22, 2017
Orders to kill - the Putin regime and political murder by Knight, Amy W., 1946- author. Orders to kill - the Putin regime and political murder

"'Western leaders should be aware that when they shake hands with Putin, they shake hands with a murderer.'--Leonid Martyniuk. In Russia, the twenty-first century belongs to Vladimir Putin. His political dominance has lasted two presidential terms, an appointment to prime minister, and a controversial election to a third presidential term. And like the violent tsars and Soviet revolutionaries who came before him, he maintains his grip on power through coercion and intimidation. As journalists, a

Sep 21, 2017
Pain - a very short introduction by Boddice, Rob, author. Pain - a very short introduction

Sep 22, 2017
Paperbacks from Hell - the twisted history of '70s and '80s horror fiction by Hendrix, Grady, author. Paperbacks from Hell - the twisted history of '70s and '80s horror fiction

Provided by amazon.com.

Sep 22, 2017
Paradise in chains - the Bounty Mutiny and the founding of Australia by Preston, Diana, 1952- author. Paradise in chains - the Bounty Mutiny and the founding of Australia

Sep 20, 2017
Paying for college without going broke 2018 by Chany, Kalman A., author. Paying for college without going broke 2018

A guide to controlling college costs offers advice on financial aid packages, educational loans, tax regulations, and additional sources of revenue, and includes the latest financial aid forms and updates on tax laws.

Sep 21, 2017
Periods gone public - making a stand for menstrual equity by Weiss-Wolf, Jennifer. Periods gone public - making a stand for menstrual equity

"After centuries of being shrouded in taboo and superstition, periods have gone mainstream. Seemingly overnight, a new, high-profile movement has emerged--one dedicated to bold activism, creative product innovation, and smart policy advocacy--to address the centrality of menstruation in relation to core issues of gender equality and equity. In Periods Gone Public, Jennifer Weiss-Wolf--the woman Bustle dubbed one of the nation's "badass menstrual activists"--explores why periods have become a pro

Sep 20, 2017
Peterson field guide to birds of northern Central America - Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras by Fagan, Jesse, author. Peterson field guide to birds of northern Central America - Belize, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras

Birding is one of the fastest-growing sectors of the tourism industry in northern Central America, and this is the newest and best bird field guide to this region--the first new bird guide in over ten years for the countries of Belize, Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador. This guide is far more complete than previous ones, with more than 800 species accounts, full-color range maps, and 1,000 beautiful illustrations and behavioral vignettes covering all species recorded in the region. This guide

Sep 19, 2017
Picturing Prince - an intimate portrait - featuring unseen photography with 16 pages of new material by Parke, Steve, author. Picturing Prince - an intimate portrait - featuring unseen photography with 16 pages of new material

Sep 23, 2017
Playing for equality - oral histories of women leaders in the early years of Title IX by LeBlanc, Diane, 1964 May 15- author. Playing for equality - oral histories of women leaders in the early years of Title IX

"The right to participate in sports and competitive athletics is more than an issue of fair play--it's a matter of human rights. In 1972, Title IX of the Education Amendments became law, transforming sports opportunities for girls and women in the U.S"--

Sep 20, 2017
Poems of gratitude by Poems of gratitude

Sep 23, 2017
Pretty sick - the beauty guide for women with cancer by Kiernan, Caitlin M. Pretty sick - the beauty guide for women with cancer

"A veteran beauty industry insider presents the ultimate resource to looking your best during and after cancer treatment When beauty editor Caitlin Kiernan received the shattering diagnosis of cancer, she was obviously concerned about her health. But asa working professional, she knew she had to learn, quickly, how to look her best while feeling her worst. Caitlin called on her list of extensive contacts--from top medical doctors to hair stylists, makeup artists, and style mavens--to gather the

Sep 20, 2017
Prince - a private view by Shahidi, Afshin, author. Prince - a private view

Sep 23, 2017

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