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Tragic design - the impact of bad product design and how to fix it by Shariat, Jonathan, author. Tragic design - the impact of bad product design and how to fix it

May 15, 2017
True faith and allegiance - a story of service and sacrifice in war and peace by Gonzales, Alberto R., author. True faith and allegiance - a story of service and sacrifice in war and peace

May 19, 2017
Two and two - McSorley's, my dad, and me by Bartholomew, Rafe, author. Two and two - McSorley's, my dad, and me

"A deeply stirring memoir of fathers, sons, and the oldest bar in New York City. Since it opened in 1854, McSorley's Old Ale House has been a New York institution. This is the landmark watering hole where Abraham Lincoln campaigned and Boss Tweed kicked back with the Tammany Hall machine. Where a pair of Houdini's handcuffs found their final resting place. And where soldiers left behind wishbones before departing for the First World War, never to return and collect them. Many of the bar's tradit

May 20, 2017
Ugly prey - an innocent woman and the death sentence that scandalized jazz age Chicago by Lucchesi, Emilie Le Beau, author. Ugly prey - an innocent woman and the death sentence that scandalized jazz age Chicago

"An Italian immigrant who spoke little English and struggled to scrape together a living on her primitive family farm outside Chicago, Sabella Nitti was arrested in 1923 for the murder of her missing husband. Within two months, she was found guilty and became the first woman ever sentenced to hang in Chicago. Journalist Emilie Le Beau Lucchesi leads readers through Sabella's sensational case, showing how, with no evidence and no witnesses, she was the target of an obsessed deputy sheriff and the

May 15, 2017
Unmasked - Corruption in the West by Cockcroft, Laurence/ Wegener, Anne Christine Unmasked - Corruption in the West

May 19, 2017
Unpuzzling finance - the quick and easy way to learn the basics of finance for non-finance managers. by Bargir, Zahoor. Unpuzzling finance - the quick and easy way to learn the basics of finance for non-finance managers.

Unpuzzling Finance goes straight to the heart of the basics of finance by looking at the three main financial statements, which are: the Profit and Loss Account, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow. This book breaks each down into their component parts and explains what they are in clear and simple terms.

May 15, 2017
Unsafe at any meal - what the FDA does not want you to know about the foods you eat by Dufault, Renee, author. Unsafe at any meal - what the FDA does not want you to know about the foods you eat

Each year, Americans consume hundreds of food products that contain truly dangerous compounds, including heavy metals, pesticides, and other harmful additives?with the blessing of the FDA. Why is this happening and why haven’t you heard about it? In Unsafe at Any Meal, Dr. Renee Dufault, former food investigator for the Food and Drug Administration, provides the startling answers. While at the FDA, Dr. Dufault discovered that mercury?a highly toxic metal?was contaminating the plumbing systems of

May 15, 2017
Utah curiosities - quirky characters, roadside oddities & offbeat fun by Griggs, Brandon, author. Utah curiosities - quirky characters, roadside oddities & offbeat fun

Utah Curiosities brings to the reader with humor and affection|and a healthy dose of attitude|the oddest, quirkiest, and most outlandish places, personalities, events, and phenomena found within the state's borders and in the chronicles of its history. A fun, accessible read, Utah Curiositiesis a who's who of unusual and unsung heroes. Full color with maps throughout, this compendium of the state's quirks and characters will amuse Vermont residents and visitors alike. --Publisher

May 15, 2017
Vegan Mexico - soul-satisfying regional recipes from tamales to tostadas by Wyrick, Jason, author. Vegan Mexico - soul-satisfying regional recipes from tamales to tostadas

The author of the best-selling Vegan Tacos explores the magic of Mexico's regional cooking. Enjoy the exotic flavours of this diverse cuisine without leaving your kitchen. Jason's delicious recipes capture the essence of the moles of Oaxaca, the Mayan legacy of the Yucatan, the smoky chile flavours of Zacatecas, the fruit-centric Southern regions, the Spanish influence of Veracruz, and the street food of Mexico City. Recipes include: Oaxacan Black Beans, Blue Corn Mushrooms Bocoles, Four Chile N

May 15, 2017
Vietnam by Stewart, Iain (Travel writer), author. Vietnam

Lonely Planet Discover Vietnam is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on Vietnam's top experiences. Float through misty Halong Bay, hike around Sapa Valley, or bike through Hoi An; all with your trusted travel companion. Discover the best of Vietnam and begin your journey now!

May 18, 2017
Vinyl Freak - Love Letters to a Dying Medium by Corbett, John Vinyl Freak - Love Letters to a Dying Medium

May 19, 2017
Volo's guide to monsters by Volo's guide to monsters

The esteemed loremaster Volothamp Geddarm is back! And never has his research been so dangerous-- he's compiled a dissertation on iconic monsters! Elminster doesn't believe Volo got some the details quite right-- but you'll discover the stories and lairs of giants, mind flayers, orcs, goblinoids, and much more. They're monsters-- but will they be your friends or your foes?

May 15, 2017
Wait, what? - and life's other essential questions by Ryan, James E. (James Edward), author. Wait, what? - and life's other essential questions

Whether we're in the boardroom or the classroom, we spend far too much time and energy looking for the right answer. But the truth is that questions are just as important as answers, often more so. If you ask the wrong question, for instance, you're guaranteed to get the wrong answer. A good question, on the other hand, inspires a good answer and, in the process, invites deeper understanding and more meaningful connections between people. Asking a good question requires us to move beyond what we

May 20, 2017
Wanderlust - a modern yogi's guide to discovering your best self by Krasno, Jeff. Wanderlust - a modern yogi's guide to discovering your best self

"Like the wildly popular festivals that have taken the yoga world by storm, Wanderlust is a road map for the millions of people engaged in cultivating their best selves. For the 20 million people who grab their yoga mats in the United States every week, this book gives a completely unique way to understand "yoga"--Not just as something to do in practice, but as a broader principle for living. Wanderlust helps readers navigate their personal path and find their own true north, curating principles

May 20, 2017
Waves passing in the night - Walter Murch in the land of the astrophysicists by Weschler, Lawrence, author. Waves passing in the night - Walter Murch in the land of the astrophysicists

Offers a profile of Academy Award winning sound and film editor Walter Murch and his amateur work in astrophysics as an outsider trying to rehabilitate the discredited eighteenth-century Titius-Bode theory.

May 18, 2017
Ways of Grace - Stories of Activism, Adversity, and How Sports Can Bring Us Together by Blake, James/ Taylor, Carol Ways of Grace - Stories of Activism, Adversity, and How Sports Can Bring Us Together

May 19, 2017
We are data - algorithms and the making of our digital selves by Cheney-Lippold, John. We are data - algorithms and the making of our digital selves

May 15, 2017
We stood upon stars - finding God in lost places by Thompson, Roger W., 1972- author. We stood upon stars - finding God in lost places

May 19, 2017
We the people - stories from the community rights movement in the United States by Linzey, Thomas, author. We the people - stories from the community rights movement in the United States

May 19, 2017
Wealth can't wait - avoid the 7 wealth traps, implement the 7 business pillars, and complete a life audit today! by Osborn, David, author. Wealth can't wait - avoid the 7 wealth traps, implement the 7 business pillars, and complete a life audit today!

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May 15, 2017

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