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Russia in Flames - War, Revolution, Civil War, 1914-1921 by Engelstein, Laura Russia in Flames - War, Revolution, Civil War, 1914-1921

Aug 18, 2017
Sargent's women - four lives behind the canvas by Lucey, Donna M., 1951- author. Sargent's women - four lives behind the canvas

"In this seductive, multilayered biography, based on original letters and diaries, Donna M. Lucey illuminates four extraordinary women painted by the iconic high-society portraitist John Singer Sargent. With uncanny intuition, Sargent hinted at the mysteries and passions that unfolded in his subjects lives. Elsie Palmer traveled between her father's Rocky Mountain castle and the medieval English manor house where her mother took refuge, surrounded by artists, writers, and actors. Elsie hid labyr

Aug 17, 2017
Scenic driving Vermont - exploring the state's most spectacular byways and back roads by Green, Stewart M. Scenic driving Vermont - exploring the state's most spectacular byways and back roads

Aug 18, 2017
Self-made woman - a memoir by DuBois, Denise Chanterelle, author. Self-made woman - a memoir

Denise Chanterelle DuBois's transformation into a woman wasn't easy. Born as a boy into a working-class Polish American Milwaukee family, she faced daunting hurdles: a domineering father, a gritty 1960s neighborhood with no understanding of gender nonconformity, trouble in school, and a childhood so haunted by deprivation that neckbone soup was a staple. Terrified of revealing her inner self, DuBois lurched through alcoholism, drug dealing and addiction, car crashes, dangerous sex, and prison ti

Aug 16, 2017
Silencer by Wicker, Marcus, author. Silencer

"Welcome to Marcus Wicker's Midwest, where the muzzle is always on and where silence and daily microaggressions can chafe away at the faith of a young man grieved by images of gun violence and police brutality in twenty-first-century America. Precisely contradictory, bittersweet, witty, and heartbreaking, Silencer is where the political and the personal collide. Driven by the sounds of hip-hop and reimagined forms and structures, Wicker's explosive second bookis composed of poems at war with the

Aug 18, 2017
Slugfest - Inside the Epic, 50-year Battle Between Marvel and DC by Tucker, Reed Slugfest - Inside the Epic, 50-year Battle Between Marvel and DC

Aug 18, 2017
Social media- a reference handbook by Burns, Kelli S. Social media- a reference handbook

Aug 18, 2017
Soonish - emerging technologies that'll improve and/or ruin everything by Weinersmith, Kelly, author. Soonish - emerging technologies that'll improve and/or ruin everything

Aug 18, 2017
Stick to drawing comics, monkey brain! - cartoonist ignores helpful advice by Adams, Scott, 1957- Stick to drawing comics, monkey brain! - cartoonist ignores helpful advice

Everyone knows Scott Adams, the creator of Dilbert, and his insights into the crazy world of business, on display in his popular comic strip and bestselling books. But there's much more to life than work, and it turns out that the man behind Dogbert and the Pointy-Haired Boss has an equally outrageous take on life outside the cubicle. Now Adams ventures into uncharted territory in this collection of more than 150 short pieces on everything from lunar real estate to exploding bladders, not to men

Aug 16, 2017
Stress-proof - the scientific solution to protect your brain and body--and be more resilient every day by Storoni, Mithu, author. Stress-proof - the scientific solution to protect your brain and body--and be more resilient every day

"Discover simple, science-based strategies for beating stress at its own game When's the best time to exercise - and how much is too much? Which foods fortify the brain, and which do the opposite? How can we use music, movement, and motivation to boost our rational brain and keep our cool no matter what life throws our way? Short bursts of stress are an inevitable part of modern life. But how much is too much? Research is uncovering the delicate balance that can turn a brief stressful epi

Aug 18, 2017
Sweet & Simple Needle Felted Animals - A Step-by-Step Visual Guide by Susa, Sachiko Sweet & Simple Needle Felted Animals - A Step-by-Step Visual Guide

Aug 18, 2017
Swimming with elephants - my unexpected pilgrimage from physician to healer by Seidelmann, Sarah Bamford, author. Swimming with elephants - my unexpected pilgrimage from physician to healer

Aug 18, 2017
The 3D body revolution - the ultimate workout + nutrition blueprint to get healthy and lean by Driver, Donald, 1975- author. The 3D body revolution - the ultimate workout + nutrition blueprint to get healthy and lean

"Featuring 25 recipes and 36 exercises illustrated with clear step-by-step photos, The 3D Body Revolution shares the secrets of the world's most elite athletes for getting super strong, super lean, super fast"--

Aug 18, 2017
The 80/20 principle and 92 other powerful laws of nature by Koch, Richard, 1950- author. The 80/20 principle and 92 other powerful laws of nature

Aug 18, 2017
The Accidental Dictionary - The Remarkable Twists and Turns of English Words by Jones, Paul Anthony The Accidental Dictionary - The Remarkable Twists and Turns of English Words

Aug 18, 2017
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

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