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The art of football - the early game in the golden age of illustration by Oriard, Michael, 1948- author. The art of football - the early game in the golden age of illustration

Aug 18, 2017
The art of seduction by Greene, Robert. The art of seduction

Presents a historical survey and analysis of the relationship of seduction and power.

Aug 17, 2017
The backyard field guide to chickens - chicken breeds for your home flock by Heinrichs, Christine. The backyard field guide to chickens - chicken breeds for your home flock

Aug 18, 2017
The backyard lumberjack - the ultimate guide to felling, bucking, splitting & stacking by Philbrick, Frank. The backyard lumberjack - the ultimate guide to felling, bucking, splitting & stacking

Aug 18, 2017
The battle of Peach Tree Creek - Hood's first effort to save Atlanta by Hess, Earl J, author. The battle of Peach Tree Creek - Hood's first effort to save Atlanta

Aug 18, 2017
The Beatles book by Davies, Hunter, 1936- The Beatles book

THE BEATLES BOOK is the ultimate authority on the fab four. Hunter Davies, the only ever authorised biographer of the group, brings together three eminent Beatles experts to compile an invaluable and essential guide. Divided into four sections-- 'People', 'Songs', 'Places' and 'Broadcast & Cinema' -- The Beatles Book covers every element of the band's history and brings every influence that shaped the incredible Beatles phenomenon vividly to life. Hunter and his team have also rated entries to

Aug 19, 2017
The big splat, or, How our moon came to be by Mackenzie, Dana. The big splat, or, How our moon came to be

Tells the story of how lunar scientists finally arrived at a theory of the Moon's origin that reconciled with the evidence gathered by the Apollo astronauts.

Aug 16, 2017
The birthday party and the room - two plays by Pinter, Harold, 1930-2008. The birthday party and the room - two plays

In The Birthday Party, a musician escapes to a dilapidated boarding house, where he falls victim to the shadowy, ritualized violence of two men who have followed him from his sinister past. In The Room, a derelict boarding house again becomes the scene of a visitation from the past when a blind man suddenly arrives to deliver a mysterious message.

Aug 19, 2017
The book of Emma Reyes by Reyes, Emma, 1919-2003, author. The book of Emma Reyes

"A literary discovery: an extraordinary account, in the tradition of The House on Mango Street and Angela's Ashes, of a Colombian woman's harrowing childhood. This astonishing memoir of a childhood lived in extreme poverty in Latin America was hailed as an instant classic when first published in Colombia in 2012, nine years after the death of its author, who was encouraged in her writing by Gabriel Garcia Marquez. Comprised of letters written over the course of thirty years, and translated and i

Aug 19, 2017
The butchering art / Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine by Fitzharris, Lindsey, 1982- author. The butchering art / Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine

Aug 18, 2017
The chef and the slow cooker by Acheson, Hugh, author. The chef and the slow cooker

Aug 18, 2017
The code of trust - an American counterintelligence expert's five rules to lead and succeed by Dreeke, Robin, author. The code of trust - an American counterintelligence expert's five rules to lead and succeed

"Robin Dreeke is a 28-year veteran of federal service, including the United States Naval Academy, United States Marine Corps. He served most recently as a senior agent in the FBI, with 20 years of experience. He was, until recently, the head of the Counterintelligence Behavioral Analysis Program, where his primary mission was to thwart the efforts of foreign spies, and to recruit American spies. His core approach in this mission was to inspire reasonable, well-founded trust among people who coul

Aug 19, 2017
The Concise Encyclopedia of Poultry Breeds - An Illustrated Directory of over 100 Chickens, Ducks, Geese and Turkeys, With 275 Photographs by Hams, Fred The Concise Encyclopedia of Poultry Breeds - An Illustrated Directory of over 100 Chickens, Ducks, Geese and Turkeys, With 275 Photographs

Aug 18, 2017
The conure handbook by Watkins, Anne C, author. The conure handbook

Aug 18, 2017
The creaky knees guide, Washington - the 100 best easy hikes by Blair, Seabury, author. The creaky knees guide, Washington - the 100 best easy hikes

For the aging baby boomer who likes to walk but not too much, this day-hiking guide is filled with kinder, gentler trails throughout Washington State. The book's 100 trails are divided into 11 regions, including the Olympic Peninsula, Mount Rainier National Park, and Southeastern Washington. There's also a section on urban strolls.

Aug 18, 2017
The dirty guide to wine - following flavors from ground to glass by Feiring, Alice, author. The dirty guide to wine - following flavors from ground to glass

Argues that the soil in which wine grapes are grown can also be vital in determining the taste of a wine, providing a clarifying account of the traditions and techniques of wine tasting.

Aug 19, 2017
The disabled workforce - what the ADA never anticipated by Shaw, Rachel, author. The disabled workforce - what the ADA never anticipated

An expert in the Americans with Disablities Act (ADA) and California's Fair Employment and Housing Act (FEHA), Rachel Shaw is the foremost executive-level human resources compliance trainer in the country. As principal fo Shaw HR Consulting for more than 15 years, she has helped thousands of public and private sector employers to manage their most challenging personnel issues related to disability compliance, leave management, and workers' compensation. Now, with The Disabled Workforce, Rachel h

Aug 17, 2017
The documentary impulse by Franklin, Stuart, 1956- author. The documentary impulse

Award-winning photographer Stuart Franklin's exploration of how we, as humans, are driven to visually document our experiences and the world around us. Stuart Franklin took one of the most powerful photographs of the twentieth century -- the 'tank man' in Tiananmen Square, Beijing, 1989. From his insightful position as a photographer, Franklin explores why we are driven to visually document our experiences and the world around us. He focuses on photography but traces this universal need through

Aug 15, 2017
The dogs of Avalon - the race to save animals in peril by Schenone, Laura, author. The dogs of Avalon - the race to save animals in peril

After adopting an Irish sight hound, Laura Schenone discovers a remarkable and little-known fight to gain justice for dogs and for all animals. Greyhounds, bred to be the fastest racing dogs on earth, are streaks of lightning. Beautiful, astonishing creatures, countless numbers of them disappear each year once they can no longer compete and win. The Dogs of Avalon introduces us to the strong-willed Marion Fitzgibbon, born in rural Ireland, where animals are valued only for their utility. But Fit

Aug 17, 2017
The Dressage Seat - Achieving a Beautiful, Effective Seat in Every Gait and Movement by Beran, Anja/ Brod, Veronika (CON)/ Hughes, Coralie (TRN) The Dressage Seat - Achieving a Beautiful, Effective Seat in Every Gait and Movement

Aug 18, 2017

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