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Brown County, Illinois pictorial history
Brown County, Illinois pictorial history

Versailles Area Genealogical & Historical Society. · Acclaim Press
Pages: 192

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The Way of the Gun: A Bloody Journey into the World of Firearms
The Way of the Gun: A Bloody Journey into the World of Firearms

Iain Overton · Harper
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

In this compelling and revelatory book, an investigative journalist explores the lifecycle of the gun - following those who make firearms, sell them, use them, and die by them - with a special emphasis on the United States, to make sense of our complex relationship with these weapons.We...
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Befriending the Earth: A Theology of Reconciliation Between Humans and the Earth
Befriending the Earth: A Theology of Reconciliation Between Humans and the Earth

Thomas Berry · Twenty Third Pubns
Pages: 157
Format: Paperback

Thomas Berry, CP, and Thomas Clarke, SJ. Berry and Clarke discuss the role of religion in the ecological movement today. They agree that religion, to now, has completely failed to address the despoliation of the earth, which they believe to be the greatest crisis in the history of the planet....
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Forge of Union, Anvil of Liberty: a Correspondent's Report on the First Federal Elections, the First Federal Congress, and the Bill of Rights
Forge of Union, Anvil of Liberty: a Correspondent's Report on the First Federal Elections, the First Federal Congress, and the Bill of Rights

Jeffrey St John · Jameson Books
Pages: 288
Format: Book

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No-Drama Leadership: How Enlightened Leaders Transform Culture in the Workplace
No-Drama Leadership: How Enlightened Leaders Transform Culture in the Workplace

Marlene Chism · Bibliomotion
Format: Hardcover

Choice. Power. Speed. Today's leaders continually face these forces. But with too many choices, too much power, and too much speed, leaders often make decisions in a heightened state of emotion (and drama) . Hasty decisions are often poor ones and in this climate there is no place to hide....
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Being Human in God's World: An Old Testament Theology of Humanity
Being Human in God's World: An Old Testament Theology of Humanity

J G McConville · Baker Academic
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

A Biblical Perspective on What It Means to Be HumanThis major work by a widely respected Old Testament scholar and theologian unpacks a biblical perspective on fundamental questions of what it means to be human. J. Gordon McConville explores how a biblical view of humanity provides a foundation...
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Scenes and Sequels: How to Write Page-Turning Fiction
Scenes and Sequels: How to Write Page-Turning Fiction

Mike Klaassen · BookBaby
Pages: 165
Format: Paperback

Most books about the craft of writing fiction don't even define a scene, much less describe how to write one. Even fewer address sequels. Scenes are the exciting, turbocharged parts of fiction, driving the story forward. Sequels provide a breather, where the focal character can celebrate...
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Food Swap: Specialty Recipes for Bartering, Sharing & Giving -- Including the World's Best Salted Caramel Sauce
Food Swap: Specialty Recipes for Bartering, Sharing & Giving -- Including the World's Best Salted Caramel Sauce

Emily Paster · Storey Publishing
Pages: 248
Format: Print book

Whether your goal is to start your own community food swap, or just make delicious treats to share with family and friends, this is the book you need! Part cookbook, part how-to guide, Food Swap features more than 80 recipes for artisanal items that will be coveted at food swaps and adored...
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Frontier Grit: The Unlikely True Stories of Daring Pioneer Women
Frontier Grit: The Unlikely True Stories of Daring Pioneer Women

Marianne Monson · Shadow Mountain
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

Discover the stories of twelve women who heard the call to settle the west and who came from all points of the globe to begin their journey. As a slave, Clara watched helpless as her husband and children were sold, only to be reunited with her youngest daughter, as a free woman, six decades...
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The Romanovs: 1613-1918
The Romanovs: 1613-1918

Simon Sebag Montefiore · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 744
Format: Print book

The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world's surface for three centuries. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world's greatest empire? And how did they lose it all? This is the intimate story of twenty tsars and tsarinas,...
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Turning the Tables: From Housewife to Inmate and Back Again
Turning the Tables: From Housewife to Inmate and Back Again

Teresa Giudice · Gallery Books
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

The star of The Real Housewives of New Jersey and three-time New York Times bestselling author offers a behind-the-scenes look at life in prison, her marriage, her rise to fame, the importance of her family, and the reality TV franchise that made her a household name in her explosive and ultimately...
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Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction
Between Breaths: A Memoir of Panic and Addiction

Elizabeth Vargas · Grand Central Publishing
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

From the moment she uttered the brave and honest words, "I am an alcoholic, " to interviewer George Stephanopoulos, Elizabeth Vargas began writing her story, as her experiences were still raw. Now, in BETWEEN BREATHS, Vargas discusses her accounts of growing up with anxiety-which...
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The Real-Life MBA: Your No-BS Guide to Winning the Game, Building a Team, and Growing Your Career
The Real-Life MBA: Your No-BS Guide to Winning the Game, Building a Team, and Growing Your Career

Jack Welch · HarperBusiness
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

#1 Wall Street Journal Bestseller and New York Times BestsellerThe business titans and #1 New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling authors of Winning return with a modern, essential guide for everyone in business today - and tomorrow - that explores the most pressing challenges...
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Beatles Forever
Beatles Forever

Helen Spence · Crescent
Pages: 93

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I Will Find You: A Reporter Investigates the Life of the Man Who Raped Her
I Will Find You: A Reporter Investigates the Life of the Man Who Raped Her

Joanna Connors · Atlantic Monthly Press
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

"This is it. My rape. I knew it was coming. Every woman knows. And now here it is. My turn."When Joanna Connors was thirty years old on assignment for the Cleveland Plain Dealer to review a play at a college theater, she was held at knife point and raped by a stranger who had grown...
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