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Immortality - the quest to live forever and how it drives civilization by Cave, Stephen. Immortality - the quest to live forever and how it drives civilization

Oct 13, 2017
Incest, murder and a miracle- the true story behind the Cheryl Pierson murder-for-hire headlines by Cuccio, Cheryl Incest, murder and a miracle- the true story behind the Cheryl Pierson murder-for-hire headlines

Oct 13, 2017
Inside Camp David - the private world of the presidential retreat by Giorgione, Michael, author. Inside Camp David - the private world of the presidential retreat

Oct 13, 2017
Introduction to Islam by Ramadan, Tariq, author. Introduction to Islam

"Whether the issue is violence, terrorism, women's rights or slavery, Muslims are today expected to provide answers and to justify what Islam is-or is not. Whether the issue is violence, terrorism, women's rights or slavery, Muslims are today expected to provide answers and to justify what Islam is-or is not. But little opportunity exists, either in the media or in society as a whole, to describe Islam. In simple, direct language, an Introduction to Islam introduces readers to Islam and to its p

Oct 12, 2017
Inventing Hell - Dante, the Bible and eternal torment by Sweeney, Jon M., 1967- Inventing Hell - Dante, the Bible and eternal torment

"Hell: The word means terror, darkness, and eternal separation from God. Some people think the Bible is clear about hell, but what if they're mistaken? With gripping narrative and solid scholarship, Sweeney charts hell's "evolution" from the Old Testament underworld Sheol, through history and literature, to the greatest influencer of all: Dante's Inferno. He reveals how the modern idea of hell is based mostly on Dante's imaginative genius-but in the process, he offers a more constructive underst

Oct 14, 2017
Inventing joy - dare to build a brave & creative life by Mangano, Joy, author. Inventing joy - dare to build a brave & creative life

Oct 13, 2017
Iran - A Modern History by Amanat, Abbas Iran - A Modern History

Oct 13, 2017
Is food making you sick?- the strictly low histamine diet by Gibb, James L. Is food making you sick?- the strictly low histamine diet

Oct 13, 2017
Istanbul & beyond - exploring the diverse cuisines of Turkey by Eckhardt, Robyn, author. Istanbul & beyond - exploring the diverse cuisines of Turkey

"The most extensive and lushly photographed Turkish cookbook to date, by two internationally acclaimed experts. Standing at the crossroads between the Mediterranean, the Middle East, and Asia, Turkey boasts astonishingly rich and diverse culinary traditions. Journalist Robyn Eckhardt and her husband, photographer David Hagerman, have spent almost twenty years discovering the country's very best dishes. Now they take readers on an unforgettable epicurean adventure, beginning in Istanbul, home to

Oct 12, 2017
It's messy - essays on boys, boobs, and badass women by De Cadenet, Amanda, author. It's messy - essays on boys, boobs, and badass women

Oct 13, 2017
Japanese knitting stitch bible - 260 exquisite patterns by Hitomi Shida by Shida, Hitomi, author. Japanese knitting stitch bible - 260 exquisite patterns by Hitomi Shida

Oct 12, 2017
Java. A beginner's guide by Schildt, Herbert, author. Java. A beginner's guide

"Fully updated for Java Platform, Standard Edition 9 (Java SE 9), Java: A Beginner's Guide, Seventh Edition, gets you started programming in Java right away. Bestselling programming author Herb Schildt begins with the basics, such as how to create, compile, and run a Java program. He then moves on to the keywords, syntax, and constructs that form the core of the Java language. The book also covers some of Java's more advanced features, including multithreaded programming, generics, lambda expres

Oct 12, 2017
Joan Rivers Confidential - The Unseen Scrapbooks, Joke Cards, Personal Files, and Photos of a Very Funny Woman Who Kept Everything by Rivers, Melissa/ Currie, Scott Joan Rivers Confidential - The Unseen Scrapbooks, Joke Cards, Personal Files, and Photos of a Very Funny Woman Who Kept Everything

Oct 13, 2017
Just another spiritual book by Lozoff, Bo. Just another spiritual book

Oct 11, 2017
Kitchen lithography - hand printing at home - from buttons and bags to postcards and pillowcases by Hantke, Laura Sofie, author. Kitchen lithography - hand printing at home - from buttons and bags to postcards and pillowcases

Oct 13, 2017
Lady killers - deadly women throughout history by Telfer, Tori, author Lady killers - deadly women throughout history

"In 1998, an FBI profiler infamously declared in a homicide conference, "There are no female serial killers"--but Lady Killers offers fourteen creepy examples to the contrary."--page 4 of cover

Oct 12, 2017
Learning OpenCV 3 - computer vision in C++ with the OpenCV library by Kaehler, Adrian, author. Learning OpenCV 3 - computer vision in C++ with the OpenCV library

"Get started in the rapidly expanding field of computer vision with this practical guide ... this book provides a thorough introduction for developers, academics, roboticists, and hobbyists. You'll learn what it takes to build applications that enable computers to "see" and make decisions based on that data. With over 500 functions that span many areas in vision, OpenCV is used for commercial applications such as security, medical imaging, pattern and face recognition, robotics, and factory prod

Oct 11, 2017
Leave me alone with the recipes - the life, art, and cookbook of Cipe Pineles by Leave me alone with the recipes - the life, art, and cookbook of Cipe Pineles

Oct 17, 2017
Leonardo da Vinci by Isaacson, Walter, author. Leonardo da Vinci

"He was history's most creative genius. What secrets can he teach us? The author of the acclaimed bestsellers Steve Jobs, Einstein, and Benjamin Franklin brings Leonardo da Vinci to life in this exciting new biography. Based on thousands of pages from Leonardo's astonishing notebooks and new discoveries about his life and work, Walter Isaacson weaves a narrative that connects his art to his science. He shows how Leonardo's genius was based on skills we can improve in ourselves, such as passionat

Oct 17, 2017
Lessons for nonprofit and start-up leaders - tales from a reluctant CEO by Harris, Maxine, author. Lessons for nonprofit and start-up leaders - tales from a reluctant CEO

"Lessons for Nonprofit and Start-Up Leaders: Tales from a Reluctant CEO uses the experiences of a real company, Community Connections, to bring to life the practical dilemmas that an organization founded on a mission and guided by a set of ideals must confront and solve if it is to thrive. With no business or financial background, Maxine Harris and her partner, Helen Bergman, grew a tiny startup into a business worth $35 million. Harris shares her insights, struggles, and mistakes with the goal

Oct 12, 2017

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