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The Rise of Athens: The Story of the World's Greatest Civilization

Anthony Everitt · Random House
Pages: 592
Format: Print book

A magisterial account of how a tiny city-state in ancient Greece became history's most influential civilization, from the bestselling author of acclaimed biographies of Cicero, Augustus, and Hadrian Filled with tales of adventure and astounding reversals of fortune, The Rise of Athens...
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A History of Pictures: From the Cave to the Computer Screen

David Hockney · Harry N Abrams
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

A picture, says David Hockney, is the only way that we can communicate what we see. Here, in a collaboration with art critic Martin Gayford, he explores the many ways that artists have pictured the world, sharing sparkling insights and ideas that will delight every art lover and art maker....
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8th Grade Reading Comprehension and Writing Skills Test

LearningExpress · LearningExpress
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

Practice is the best way to ensure student success in reading comprehension and writing. 8th Grade Reading Comprehension and Writing Skills urges students to find out where to focus their study efforts in order to prepare for state assessments in English language arts and increase test-taking...
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AWS For Admins For Dummies

Dan Gookin · For Dummies
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Easily get your head in the Cloud with Amazon Web Services With Amazon Web Services (AWS) , you can do everything from backing up your personal hard drive to creating a full-fledged IT department in the Cloud. And while major corporations like Adobe and Netflix have turned to AWS for their...
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Animal Stories: Encounters with Alaska's Wildlife

Bill Sherwonit · Alaska Northwest Books; New edition
Format: Print book

These timeless, beautifully written essays share encounters and observations on a variety of Alaskan wildlife and include natural history information. They have a wide reach, in a number of ways. Besides essays about Alaska’s best-known and most charismatic animals—for instance...
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Lidia's Mastering the Art of Italian Cuisine: Everything You Need to Know to Be a Great Italian Cook

Lidia Matticchio Bastianich · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 461
Format: Print book

From the Emmy-winning host of Lidia's Kitchen, best-selling author, and beloved ambassador for Italian culinary traditions in America comes the ultimate master class: a beautifully produced definitive guide to Italian cooking, coauthored with her daughter, Tanya - covering everything from...
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Moon Route 66 Road Trip

Candacy Taylor · Avalon Travel
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

Hit the road! Moon Route 66 Road Trip includes unbeatable information for casual road trippers and well-worn motorists alike, with up-to-date information on attractions and tips for travelers, and fascinating tales from the rich history of "America's Highway." Detailed driving...
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37 seconds : dying revealed heaven's help--a mother's journey

Stephanie Arnold · HarperOne
Pages: 197
Format: Print book

Like Proof of Heaven and To Heaven and Back, a medical drama with heavenly implications in which a woman receives premonitions of her death that come true, and her discovery of the heavenly help available to all of us.When she was pregnant with her second child, Stephanie Arnold had a sudden...
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How the Bible Became Holy

Michael L Satlow · Yale University Press
Format: Hardcover

In this sweeping narrative, Michael Satlow tells the fascinating story of how an ancient collection of obscure Israelite writings became the founding texts of both Judaism and Christianity, considered holy by followers of each faith. Drawing on cutting-edge historical and archeological...
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A Fine Romance

Candice Bergen · Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

In the follow-up to Knock Wood - her bestselling "engaging, intelligent, and wittily self-deprecating autobiography" (The New York Times) - Candice Bergen shares the big events: her marriage to a famous French director, the birth of her daughter, Murphy Brown, widowhood, falling...
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Catching the Sky

Colten Moore · 37 INK/Atria
Pages: 255
Format: Print book

A transcendent story about risk and the pursuit of happiness, family, and the bond between brothers.Dust and prairie were abundant on the Texas Panhandle, the land that gave birth to generations of Moores. But instead of working the landor the cattle that fed upon it, the Moore brothers,...
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Whitney and Bobbi Kristina

Ian Halperin · Gallery Books, 2015.
Pages: 305
Format: Print book

Shocking new revelations emerge about superstar Whitney Houston and her only daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, in #1 New York Times bestselling author Ian Halperin's account of their tumultuous lives.On July 26, 2015, after nearly six months in a coma, Bobbi Kristina Brown, daughter of musical...
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No Hero: The Evolution of a Navy SEAL

Kevin Maurer · Penguin Group US, 2014.
Pages: 294
Format: eBook

The companion volume to the multimillion-copy classic No Easy Day by former Navy SEAL Mark Owen reveals the evolution of a SEAL Team Six operator Mark Owen's instant #1 New York Times bestseller, No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission that Killed Osama bin Laden, focused on the high-profile...
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The Official Guide to the HiSET Exam, 2nd Edition

Ets. · Mcgraw-Hill Education
Pages: 768
Format: Print book

The one and only official study guide for the HiSET® Exam From Educational Testing Service -- the creator of the HiSET Exam -- comes the best, most reliable test preparation resource you'll find. This book is the only guide that shows you exactly what the real exam is like. You'll...
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Our Man in Charleston: Britain's Secret Agent in the Civil War South

Christopher Dickey · Crown; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Between the Confederacy and recognition by Great Britain stood one unlikely Englishman who hated the slave trade. His actions helped determine the fate of a nation. When Robert Bunch arrived in Charleston to take up the post of British consul in 1853, he was young and full of ambition,...
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How To Add Value To Your Home

Scott McGillivray · HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Pages: 201
Format: Paperback

From the star of HGTV's Income Property, hundreds of investments in your home that pay big dividendsFor more than a decade, Scott McGillivray has been renovating and investing in real estate, both on his hit TV shows and in his own thriving real estate businesses. In How to Add Value to Your...
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The Art of War: Illustrated Edition

Sun Tzu · Filiquarian
Format: Print book

'The expert at battle seeks his victory from strategic advantage and does not demand it from his men'The Art of War is the most widely read military classic in human history. Dating from the period of the warring states in early Chinese history, Sun Tzu's insights into strategy...
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Calculus Success in 20 Minutes a Day

Editors of LearningExpress LLC · Learningexpress, Llc; 2nd Edition edition
Format: Paperback

Calculus Success in 20 Minutes a Day gives students tools to master essential skills in short, easy-to-manage lessons. Whether you're preparing for exams, tackling homework problems, or trying to refresh skills, this book is your key to success. This comprehensive guide includes: A pretest,...
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CCNA Routing and Switching Complete Study Guide: Exam 100-105, Exam 200-105, Exam 200-125

Todd Lammle · John Wiley & Sons
Pages: 1136
Format: Print book

Networking's leading authority joins Sybex for the ultimate CCNA prep guide CCNA Routing and Switching Complete Study Guide, 2nd Edition is your comprehensive review for the CCNA exams. Written by the leading authority on networking technology, this guide covers 100% of all objectives...
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Betrayal: The Crisis in the Catholic Church: The findings of the investigation that inspired the major motion picture Spotlight

Boston Globe. · Back Bay Books, 2015.
Pages: 282
Format: Print book

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Public ServiceThe story behind this groundbreaking book--one of the most significant works of investigative journalism since Woodward and Bernstein's reporting on Watergate--has been brought brilliantly to life on the screen in the major new movie Spotlight.Here...
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Sleep Soundly Every Night, Feel Fantastic Every Day: A Doctor's Guide to Solving Your Sleep Problems

Robert Rosenberg DO FCCP · Demos Health; 1 edition
Format: Print book

If you have insomnia, always feel tired, or can't sleep because of a restless or snoring partner, help is here. Do you have trouble getting to sleep? Do you take a long time to get up and get going in the morning? Do you wake up feeling like you barely slept at all? If you or someone...
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101 Amazing Sights of the Night Sky: A Guided Tour for Beginners

George Moromisato · Adventure Publications, Incorporated
Pages: 200
Format: Print book

Is there anything more wondrous and alluring than the night sky? You've seen the stars, and you know about the constellations -- but there's so much more to discover! George Moromisato's magnificent full-color guide introduces you to 101 amazing sights, from Saturn's famous...
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The Tao of Twitter, Revised and Expanded New Edition: Changing Your Life and Business 140 Characters at a Time

Mark Schaefer · McGraw-Hill; 2 edition
Format: Book

The Definitive Guide to Twitter Success Fully Updated and Expanded FEATURING new statistics, strategies, and case studies You're busy and you don't have time to decipher the confusing world of Twitter. In less than two hours, Mark Schaefer's bestselling book will show...
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The Political Life of Abraham Lincoln

Sidney Blumenthal · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 576
Format: Print book

The first of a multi-volume history of Lincoln as a political genius - from his obscure beginnings to his presidency, assassination, and the overthrow of his post-Civil War dreams of Reconstruction. This first volume traces Lincoln from his painful youth, describing himself as "a slave,"...
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Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity

Andrew Solomon · Scribner; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

From the National Book Award-winning author of the "brave ... deeply humane ... open-minded, critically informed, and poetic" (The New York Times) The Noonday Demon, comes a book about the consequences of extreme personal and cultural differences between parents and children.From...
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Getting the Job You Want After 50 For Dummies

Kerry Hannon · For Dummies
Pages: 360
Format: Paperback

Learn to: Showcase the value you have to offer a potential employer Perfect your résumé and interview skills Negotiate for what you want Snag your dream job in the age of social media Launch a whole new career or business Your guide to navigating today's workplace and snagging...
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Excel Dashboards and Reports for Dummies

Michael Alexander · For Dummies
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

Make the most of your data using the power of Excel When you think of data, do you think of endless rows and columns in spreadsheets? Excel Dashboards and Reports For Dummies, 3rd Edition shows you how to make the most of your data - and puts an end to mind-numbing spreadsheets by exploring...
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EMT Flash Review

LearningExpress · Learningexpress, Llc
Format: Paperback

EMT Flash Cards has all the essential words and phrases needed to accomplish your goal, in simple and effective flashcard format. - Over 600 terms consistent with National Registry Standards - Every term clearly labeled by certification level to streamline and facilitate study - Pocket-sized...
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What to Say in Every Job Interview: How to Understand What Managers are Really Asking and Give the Answers that Land the Job

Carole Martin · McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Pages: 250
Format: Paperback

"TELL ME ABOUT YOURSELF . . ." Decode the hidden meaning behind interview questions and prepare the perfect answer to land the job During a job interview, there are no right or wrong answers, just better and worse answers. When you rethink the process in those terms, you'll...
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A Carlin Home Companion: Growing Up with George

Kelly Carlin · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 336
Format: eBook

Truly the voice of a generation, George Carlin gave the world some of the most hysterical and iconic comedy routines of the last fifty years. From the "Seven Dirty Words" to "A Place for My Stuff," to "Religion is Bullshit," he perfected the art of making audiences...
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Knock 'em Dead Cover Letters: Cover Letters and Strategies to Get the Job You Want

Martin Yate · Adams Media Corporation
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Great strategies for writing killer cover letters!At a time when every job seeker needs an edge, Martin Yate, CPC, shows you how to dramatically increase your chances of landing an interview with a dynamic cover letter. Using his 25+ years of experience, he has built a practical, easy-to-follow...
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The Kindness Diaries: One Man's Quest to Ignite Goodwill and Transform Lives Around the World

Leon Logothesis · Readers Digest
Format: Kindle Edition

The incredible journey of one man who sets out to circumnavigate the globe on a vintage motorbike fueled by kindness.Follow the inspirational journey of a former stockbroker who leaves his unfulfilling desk job in search of a meaningful life. He sets out from Los Angeles on a vintage motorbike,...
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Mindware: Tools for Smart Thinking

Richard E Nisbett · Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015.
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

"The most influential thinker, in my life, has been the psychologist Richard Nisbett. He basically gave me my view of the world." -Malcolm Gladwell, New York Times Book ReviewScientific and philosophical concepts can change the way we solve problems by helping us to think more...
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Time Reborn: From the Crisis in Physics to the Future of the Universe

Lee Smolin · Mariner Books; Reprint edition
Format: Print book

"If you are looking for a bracing alternative vision of physics built from the ground up, Smolin's Time Reborn will take you to the mountaintop." — NPR What is time? It’s the sort of question we rarely ask because it seems so obvious. And yet, to a physicist,...
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The New Dad's Survival Guide: What to Expect in the First Year and Beyond

Rob Kemp · Random House UK
Format: Print book

The new dad's complete guide to their baby's first 18 months, combining an approachable tone with expert adviceYou read the pregnancy books, the nine months flew by without a hitch, the birth was wonderful, and your healthy baby arrived on schedule. Job well done,...
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Tacolicious: Festive Recipes for Tacos, Snacks, Cocktails, and More

Sara Deseran · Ten Speed Press
Format: eBook

A collection of recipes for fun, accessible taqueria fare--including colorful salsas, tasty snacks, irresistible cocktails, and of course tacos galore--from the wildly popular San Francisco restaurants and acclaimed Ferry Plaza Farmer's Market food stand, Tacolicious. Tacos may be the most...
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Young House Love: 243 Ways to Paint, Craft, Update & Show Your Home Some Love

Sherry Petersik · Artisan
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

This New York Times bestselling book is filled with hundreds of fun, deceptively simple, budget-friendly ideas for sprucing up your home. With two home renovations under their (tool) belts and millions of hits per month on their blog YoungHouseLove.com, Sherry and John Petersik are home-improvement...
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One Dough, Ten Breads: Making Great Bread by Hand

Sarah Black · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

An introduction to making bread by hand, from one easy dough to ten classic loaves to infinite possibilities For anyone who's ever wanted to bake homemade bread but doesn't know where to begin, One Dough, Ten Breads is the answer: With just a few ingredients, one's own two hands, and this...
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No One Needs to Know

Amanda Grace · Flux
Pages: 229
Format: Paperback

Olivia Reynolds and her twin brother Liam have been best friends their whole lives. But ever since he started dating, Liam has barely had time for Olivia, making her feel powerless and alone. Blaming his string of girlfriends, Olivia does whatever she can to drive them away. Until she meets...
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Our Latest Longest War: Losing Hearts and Minds in Afghanistan

Aaron B O'Connell · The University of Chicago Press
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

The first rule of warfare is to know one's enemy. The second is to know thyself. More than fifteen years and three quarters of a trillion dollars after the US invasion of Afghanistan, it's clear that the United States followed neither rule well. America's goals in Afghanistan were lofty...
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Tiny Houses: The Perfect Tiny House, With Tiny House Example Plans

Christopher Dillashaw · Christopher Dillashaw
Pages: 62
Format: Print book

Tiny House Living with Example Plans A tiny house is not just all you could afford or a way to look down on your home. Instead tiny house living is an intentional movement to become minimal and live as efficiently and freely as possible. Whether you want to downsize, whether you want to have...
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The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Thing in Sports

Jeff Passan · Harpercollins
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

Yahoo's lead baseball columnist offers an in-depth look at the most valuable commodity in sports - the pitching arm - and how its vulnerability to injury is hurting players and the game, from Little League to the majors.Every year, Major League Baseball spends more than $1.5 billion on pitchers...
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Small Town Talk: Bob Dylan, The Band, Van Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix and Friends in the Wild Years of Woodstock

Barney Hoskyns · Da Capo, 2016.
Pages: 424
Format: Print book

When musicians in the New York City folk scene of the 1960s tired of city life, they decided to "get it together in the country." They headed for Woodstock - not to the site of the legendary music festival of 1969, but to Woodstock itself and to nearby Bearsville, where manager...
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The Pursuit of Power: Europe 1815-1914

Richard J Evans · Viking
Pages: 928
Format: Print book

From the bestselling author of The Third Reich at War, a masterly account of Europe in the age of its global hegemony; the latest volume in the Penguin History of Europe series Richard J. Evans, bestselling historian of Nazi Germany, returns with a monumental new addition to the acclaimed...
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Avenue of Spies: A True Story of Terror, Espionage, and One American Family's Heroic Resistance in Nazi-Occupied Paris

Alex Kershaw · Crown Publishing Group (NY)
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The best-selling author of The Liberator brings to life the incredible true story of an American doctor in Paris, and his heroic espionage efforts during World War IIThe leafy Avenue Foch, one of the most exclusive residential streets in Nazi-occupied France, was Paris's hotbed of daring...
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Pride Over Pity

Kailyn Lowry · Post Hill Press

Kailyn Lowry is the feisty, unapologetic, tattooed beauty whose determination to raise her son on her own terms has been documented on MTVs critically acclaimed, hit series Teen Mom 2. Across five seasons, fans have watched her grow from a vulnerable, pregnant teen into a fiercely independent...
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The Elimination Diet Workbook: A Personal Approach to Determining Your Food Allergies

Maggie Moon · Ulysses Press; 1 edition
Format: Book

EAT GREAT! FEEL GREAT! Do you forgo delicious foods out of fear they’ll make you sick later? If so, The Elimination Diet Workbook is for you. The program in this hands-on guide pinpoints your exact food sensitivities no matter what they are—gluten, dairy, egg, soy, peanuts, seafood...
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Excel Simulations

Gerard M. Verschuuren PhD · Holy Macro! Books
Format: Book

Covering a variety of Excel simulations, from gambling to genetics, this introduction is for people interested in modeling future events, without the cost of an expensive textbook. The simulations covered offer a fun alternative to the usual Excel topics and include situations such as roulette,...
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Hillary's America

Dinesh D'Souza · Regnery Publishing
Pages: 294
Format: Print book

Dinesh D'Souza has a warning: We are on the brink of losing our country forever. After eight years of Obama, four years -- or possibly eight years -- of Hillary Clinton as president of the United States would so utterly transform America as to make it unrecognizable. No more will America...
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CraftFail: When Homemade Goes Horribly Wrong

Heather Mann · Workman Publishing Company
Format: Print book

Poor Bridgit, who overestimated the size of her head -- her homemade frilly lace shower cap came straight down to her chin. And who can blame Lindsey for thinking "glitter shoes" sounded like a cool, easy project instead of what it turned out to be: a puddle of sparkling glop....
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MOS 2016 Study Guide for Microsoft Excel

JOAN LAMBERT · MICROSOFT
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

Advance your everyday proficiency with Excel 2016. And earn the credential that proves it! Demonstrate your expertise with Microsoft Excel! Designed to help you practice and prepare for Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) : Excel 2016 Core certification, this official Study Guide delivers:...
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He Texted: The Ultimate Guide to Decoding Guys

Lisa Winning · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 261
Format: Paperback

You're a busy, intelligent, modern woman. You stay on top of work e-mail. You "like" all the baby photos your sister posts on Facebook. You found your dream job through LinkedIn. But when your crush texts you "Sup?" every few days, yet never asks you out, what the hell...
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Iowa Off the Beaten Path®: Discover Your Fun

Lori Erickson · Globe Pequot
Pages: 200
Format: Print book

Whether you're a visitor or a local looking for something different, Iowa Off the Beaten Path shows you the Hawkeye State with new perspectives on timeless destinations and introduces you to those you never knew existed--from the best in local dining to quirky cultural tidbits to hidden...
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CLEP Official Study Guide 2015

The College Board · College Board; Csm Stg edition

Every year, students save countless hours and dollars by taking advantage of the College Board’s CLEP® examinations. CLEP allows students to get college credit by earning a passing score on any of 33 exams covering introductory-level subjects. There are more than 2,900 colleges...
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The War Before Independence: 1775-1776

Derek W Beck · Sourcebooks
Pages: 480
Format: Print book

The United States was creeping ever closer to independence. The shot heard round the world still echoed in the ears of Parliament as impassioned revolutionaries took up arms for and against King and country. In this captivating blend of careful research and rich narrative, Derek W. Beck...
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A Load of Hooey

Bob Odenkirk · McSweeney's
Format: Hardcover

Bob Odenkirk is a legend in the comedy-writing world, winning Emmys and acclaim for his work on Saturday Night Live, Mr. Show with Bob and David, and many other seminal TV shows. This book, his first, is a spleen-bruisingly funny omnibus that ranges from absurdist monologues Martin Luther...
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Now Write! Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror: Speculative Genre Exercises from Today's Best Writers and Teachers

Laurie Lamson · Tarcher
Format: Paperback

Featuring speculative fiction-writing exercises from Harlan Ellison (R), Piers Anthony, Ramsey Campbell, Jack Ketchum, screenwriters of The Twilight Zone and Star Trek: The Next Generation, and many more. The fifth volume in the acclaimed Now Write! writing-guide series offers a full...
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How God Became God: What Scholars Are Really Saying About God and the Bible

Richard Smoley · Tarcher
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

This epic, thrilling journey through Bible scholarship and ancient religion shows how much of Scripture is historically false--yet the ancient writings also resound with theologies that crisscrossed the primeval world and that direct us today toward a deep, inner, authentic experience of the truly...
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How to Hang a Picture: And Other Essential Lessons for the Stylish Home

Jay Sacher · St. Martin's Griffin
Format: Hardcover

Like tying a Windsor knot or brewing a perfect cup of coffee, knowing how to hang art on your wall is a hallmark of everyday style and nuts-and-bolts know-how. The where, what, and whys of hanging art are an overlooked, under-appreciated line of inquiry. Most of us simply wing it with a quick...
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Forks Over Knives Family: Every Parent's Guide to Raising Healthy, Happy Kids on a Whole-Food, Plant-Based Diet

Alona Pulde · Touchstone
Pages: 300
Format: Print book

From the authors of the Forks Over Knives Plan comes a complete guide to a whole-food, plant-based lifestyle for your entire family, with more than 125 delicious kid-friendly recipes and tips for raising a whole-foods-loving child in a junk-food-laden world.
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CompTIA A Complete Study Guide: Exams 220-901 and 220-902

Quentin Docter · Sybex
Pages: 1312
Format: Print book

Gain the Sybex advantage with this complete guide to A certification The CompTIA A Complete Study Guide is your complete solution for A exam preparation. Covering 100% of Exam 220-901 and Exam 220-902 objectives, this book gives you everything you need to ensure that you not only understand...
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ISIS: The State of Terror

Jessica Stern · Ecco; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The Islamic State, known as ISIS, exploded into the public eye in 2014 with startling speed and shocking brutality. It has captured the imagination of the global jihadist movement, attracting recruits in unprecedented numbers and wreaking bloody destruction with a sadistic glee that has alienated...
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Cravings: Recipes for All the Food You Want to Eat

Chrissy Teigen · Random House
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Maybe she's on a photo shoot in Zanzibar. Maybe she's making people laugh on TV. But all Chrissy Teigen really wants to do is talk about dinner. Or breakfast. Lunch gets some love, too. For years, she's been collecting, cooking, and Instagramming her favorite recipes, and here they are:...
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Leading the Life You Want: Skills for Integrating Work and Life

Stewart D. Friedman · Harvard Business Review Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

A Wall Street Journal Bestseller"For nearly thirty years, my life's work has been to help people like you find ways to bring the often warring aspects of life into greater harmony." - Stew Friedman, from Leading the Life You WantYou're busy trying to lead a "full"...
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We too sing America : South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh immigrants shape our multiracial future

Deepa Iyer · The New Press
Pages: 229
Format: Print book

"Many of us can recall the targeting of South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh people in the wake of 9/11. We may be less aware, however, of the ongoing racism directed against these groups in the past decade and a half. In We Too Sing America, nationally renowned activist Deepa Iyer...
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Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck

Adam Cohen · Penguin Press
Pages: 416
Format: Print book

One of America's great miscarriages of justice, the Supreme Court's infamous 1927 Buck v. Bell ruling made government sterilization of "undesirable" citizens the law of the land New York Times bestselling author Adam Cohen tells the story in Imbeciles of one of the darkest moments...
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Reasons to Stay Alive

Matt Haig · Penguin Books
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

A runaway bestseller in the UK - Matt Haig's accessible and life-affirming memoir of his struggle with depression, and how his triumph over the illness taught him to live Like nearly one in five people, Matt Haig suffers from depression. Reasons to Stay Alive is Matt's inspiring account...
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The Collapse: The Accidental Opening of the Berlin Wall

Mary Elise Sarotte · Basic Books
Format: Kindle Edition

Publishers Weekly08/25/2014 The Soviet Union suffered the most significant symbolic defeat in the Cold War with the fall of the Berlin Wall, but Sarotte, professor of government and history at Harvard University, thinks that is only half of the story. What emerges from this detailed account...
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The Secrets of Happy Families: Improve Your Mornings, Rethink Family Dinner, Fight Smarter, Go Out and Play, and Much More

Bruce Feiler · William Morrow
Format: Hardcover

In The Secrets of Happy Families, New York Times bestselling author Bruce Feiler has drawn up a blueprint for modern families - a new approach to family dynamics, inspired by cutting-edge techniques gathered from experts in the disciplines of science, business, sports, and the military.The...
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Make and Give: Simple and Modern Crafts to Brighten Every Day

Steph Hung · Roost Books
Format: Hardcover

A design-savvy craft book with 35 cute, simple projects that celebrate the people we love in the everyday moments.      This is a book of 35 simple, modern craft projects to make any day special for the people we love. A handmade gift--even the smallest and simplest...
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Always Hungry?: Conquer Cravings, Retrain Your Fat Cells, and Lose Weight Permanently

David Ludwig · Grand Central Life & Style
Pages: 384
Format: eBook

Leading Harvard Medical School expert and "obesity warrior" (TIME magazine) rewrites the rules on weight loss, diet, and health.
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The 13th Gift: A True Story of a Christmas Miracle

Joanne Huist Smith · Harmony
Format: Hardcover

For readers of Richard Paul Evans and Greg Kincaid comes The 13th Gift, a heartwarming Christmas story about how a random act of kindness transformed one of the bleakest moments in a family's history into a time of strength and love.After the unexpected death of her husband, Joanne...
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How Women Decide: What's True, What's Not, and What Strategies Spark the Best Choices

Therese Huston · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

A definitive playbook for making stronger, wiser choices that thoughtfully addresses how the cultural landscape - and the research - defines how women decide Books about decision making are often inadvertently tailored primarily to men. Meanwhile, books about women in business overlook...
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The red hen

Bobby Lynn Maslen · Scholastic

Small Thin Paperback. Set 2, Book 10. Illustrated by John R. Maslen.
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Inmortal

Gloria Trevi
Format: MP3 Music

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Maverick with a Mission: What a Recovering Cynic Learned from Creating 100 Chicken Soup for the Soul Books

Amy Newmark · Chicken Soup for the Soul
Pages: 300
Format: Print book

Amy Newmark shares what she's learned from editing and writing more than 100 Chicken Soup for the Soul books. This irreverent and insightful look at the human experience provides a road map to a happy, productive life.The perfect self-help book for people who would never buy a self-help...
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Struck by Genius: How a Brain Injury Made Me a Mathematical Marvel

Jason Padgett · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

"No one sees the world as Jason Padgett does. Water pours from the faucet in crystalline patterns, numbers call to mind distinct geometric shapes, and intricate fractal patterns emerge from the movement of tree branches, revealing the intrinsic mathematical designs hidden in the objects...
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The Complete Art and Science of Sausage Making: 150 Healthy Homemade Recipes from Chorizo to Hot Dogs

Tonia Reinhard · Robert Rose
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

There are techniques and secrets to learning how to make sausage in the home kitchen. Making sausages is an ancient art that has made a remarkable comeback in recent years. Tania Reinhard explains the science to making sausages, taking all the guesswork out of it, making it a fun, safe...
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Wrestling for My Life: The Legend, the Reality, and the Faith of a WWE Superstar

David Thomas · Zondervan
Format: Hardcover

In Wrestling for My Life, WWE superstar Shawn Michaels shares from his heart about the highs and lows of his life inside the WWE. Included are some never-before-shared stories and an intimate look into his career as well as stories of hunting, family, and faith. With millions of fans, Michaels...
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The Christian Traveler's Guide to the Holy Land

Charles H Dyer · Moody Publishers
Pages: 252
Format: Print book

So you're going to Israel? Don't go without this guide. A trip to the Holy Land is, for most, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. In this one-stop guide, two professionals - Charles Dyer, a Bible scholar and veteran Holy Land tour guide, and Greg Hatteberg, graduate of the Institute...
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Seven Brief Lessons on Physics

Carlo Rovelli · Riverhead Books
Pages: 86
Format: Print book

Look out for Carlo Rovelli's next book, Reality Is Not What It Seems.Instant New York Times Bestseller"One of the year's most entrancing books about science." - The Wall Street Journal"Clear, elegant...a whirlwind tour of some of the biggest ideas in physics." - The New York...
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Microsoft Project 2016 Step by Step

Carl Chatfield · Microsoft Press
Pages: 557
Format: Print book

The quick way to learn Microsoft Project 2016! This is learning made easy. Get more done quickly with Project 2016. Jump in wherever you need answers-brisk lessons and colorful screenshots show you exactly what to do, step by step. Quickly start a new plan, build task lists, and assign...
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Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City's Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice

Scott Helman · Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Pages: 352
Format: Book

In the tradition of 102 Minutes and Columbine, the definitive book on the Boston Marathon bombing and subsequent manhunt for the Tsarnaev brothers, written by reporters from The Boston Globe and published to coincide with the first anniversary of the tragedyLong Mile Home will tell the gripping...
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My Master Recipes: 165 Recipes to Inspire Confidence in the Kitchen *With Dozens of Variations*

Patricia Wells · William Morrow
Pages: 496
Format: Print book

Famed bestselling cookbook author Patricia Wells creates a blueprint for success in the kitchen with this superb collection of recipes drawn from her cooking schools in France - the perfect successor to Julia Child's classic The Way to Cook.At her cooking schools in Paris and Provence,...
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Affluenza: How Overconsumption Is Killing Us-and How to Fight Back

David Wann · Berrett-Koehler Publishers; 3 edition
Format: Book

NEW EDITION, REVISED AND UPDATEDaffluenza, n. a painful, contagious, socially transmitted condition of overload, debt, anxiety, and waste resulting from the dogged pursuit of more.We tried to warn you! The 2008 economic collapse proved how resilient and dangerous affluenza can be. Now in its third...
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A curious mind : the secret to a bigger life

Brian Grazer · Simon & Schuster, 2015.
Pages: 300
Format: Print book

"From Academy Award-nominated producer Brian Grazer and acclaimed business journalist Charles Fishman comes a brilliantly entertaining peek into the weekly "curiosity conversations" that have inspired Grazer to create some of America's favorite and iconic movies and television...
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The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability--Designing for Abundance

William McDonough · North Point Press

From the authors of Cradle to Cradle, we learn whats next The UpcycleThe Upcycle is the eagerly awaited follow-up to Cradle to Cradle, one of the most consequential ecological manifestoes of our time. Now, drawing on the green living lessons gained from 10 years of putting the Cradle to Cradle...
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The 10% Entrepreneur: Live Your Startup Dream Without Quitting Your Day Job

Patrick J McGinnis · Portfolio
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Choosing between the stability of a traditional career and the upside of entrepreneurship? Why not have both?Becoming a full-time entrepreneur can look glamorous from the outside. Who doesn't want to chase their dreams, be their own boss, and do what they love? But the truth is that entrepreneurship...
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Paul McCartney: The Life

Philip Norman · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 853
Format: Hardcover

The definitive Paul McCartney biography, written with his approval by bestselling biographer Philip Norman.Since the age of twenty-one, Paul McCartney has lived one of the ultimate rock-n-roll lives played out on the most public of stages. Now, Paul's story is told by rock music's foremost...
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On Living

Kerry Egan · Riverhead Books
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

A hospice chaplain passes on wisdom on giving meaning to life, from those taking leave of it. As a hospice chaplain, Kerry Egan didn't offer sermons or prayers, unless they were requested; in fact, she found, the dying rarely want to talk about God, at least not overtly. Instead, she discovered...
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The Road to Happiness Is Always Under Construction

Linda Gray · Regan Arts
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

To celebrate her 75th birthday, Linda Gray, the iconic star of Dallas and timeless beauty, is sharing her road map to happiness in her revelatory memoir.When Linda Gray, iconic star of Dallas, was twenty years old, a magazine editor coldly rejected her as a model, writing that, perhaps...
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Zero Night: The Untold Story of World War Two's Greatest Escape

Mark Felton · Thomas Dunne Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

On August 30, 1942 - 'Zero Night' - 40 Allied officers staged the most audacious mass escape of World War II. Months of meticulous planning and secret training hung in the balance during three minutes of mayhem as the officers boldly stormed the huge double fences at Oflag Prison....
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It Starts with Food: Discover the Whole30 and Change Your Life in Unexpected Ways

Melissa Hartwig · Victory Belt Publishing; Hardcover with Jacket edition
Format: Hardcover

Now a New York Times bestseller!Food can change your life in unexpected ways. It Starts With Food will show you how.It Starts With Food outlines a clear, balanced, sustainable plan to change the way you eat forever--and transform your life in unexpected ways. Your success story begins...
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Broadcast Hysteria: Orson Welles's War of the Worlds and the Art of Fake News

A Brad Schwartz · Hill and Wang, A division of Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2015. ©2015
Pages: 337
Format: Print book

On the evening of October 30, 1938, radio listeners across the United States heard a startling report of a meteor strike in the New Jersey countryside. With sirens blaring in the background, announcers in the field described mysterious creatures, terrifying war machines, and thick clouds...
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Speaking American: How Y'all, Youse , and You Guys Talk: A Visual Guide

Josh Katz · Houghton Mifflin
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

From the creator of the New York Times dialect quiz that ignited conversations about how and why we say the words we say, a stunning and delightful exploration of American language Did you know that your answers to just a handful of questions can reveal where you grew up? In December 2013,...
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OS X Yosemite All-in-One For Dummies

Mark L. Chambers · For Dummies; 1 edition
Format: Print book

Get the most out of the latest version of OS X This reference combines eight content-rich minibooks in one complete package to give you all-access, easy-to-understand coverage of the key features and tools needed to get the most out of the latest OS X release from Apple. In OS X Yosemite...
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ACT 2016-2017 Strategies, Practice, and Review with 6 Practice Tests: Online Book

Kaplan · Kaplan Publishing
Pages: 600
Format: Print book

Kaplan's essential, comprehensive ACT guide provides proven test-taking strategies, realistic practice questions and tests, detailed answer explanations, and video tutorials so you can score higher on test day - guaranteed. More than 1.9 million high school students take the ACT. Despite...
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Twitter is Not a Strategy: Rediscovering the Art of Brand Marketing

Tom Doctoroff · Palgrave Macmillan Trade
Format: Hardcover

In a cultural climate saturated by technology, marketing professionals have focused their energies on creating newer and more digital methods of advertising their brands, with the fear that if they dont embrace Big Data, they will fade into obscurity. But Tom Doctoroff, Asia CEO for J. Walter...
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Body By Simone: The 8-Week Total Body Makeover Plan

Simone De La Rue · HarperCollins Publishers
Pages: 241
Format: Book

What do the hottest bodies in Hollywood have in common? The secret is in your hands. We see them in films and magazines in show-stopping red carpet gowns during every awards season. They are the ageless, confident, athletic women of Hollywood we all aspire to look like. Now you can have...
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The Genius of Opposites: How Introverts and Extroverts Achieve Extraordinary Results Together

Jennifer B. Kahnweiler PhD · Berrett-Koehler Publishers
Pages: 168
Format: Paperback

Better TogetherFDR and Eleanor. Mick and Keith. Jobs and Woz. There are countless examples of introvert-extrovert partnerships who make brilliant products, create great works of art, and even change history together. But these partnerships don't just happen. They demand wise nurturing....
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The fight : a Secret Service agent's inside account of security failings and the political machine

Dan Bongino · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 226
Format: Hardcover

The New York Times bestseller!"The Fight shines a much needed light on the troubling games DC politicians and insiders play with the American people." -Sean Hannity"The Fight is a lesson plan for fighting back against the Washington DC political machine." - Mark LevinIn...
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Sopa de Pollo para Alma de la Mujer: Relatos que conmueven el corazón y ponen fuego en el espíritu de las mujeres

Jack Canfield · Backlist, LLC - a unit of Chicken Soup of the Soul Publishing LLC
Format: Print book

This shining collection brings you inspiration and comfort in special chapters on marriage, motherhood, aging, bridging the generations, attitude, self-esteem and higher wisdom. Stories honor the strength and reveal the beauty of the feminine spirit. Included are incredible stories from...
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The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time

Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington · Harmony
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

We are in the midst of a sleep deprivation crisis, writes Arianna Huffington, the co-founder and editor in chief of The Huffington Post. And this has profound consequences - on our health, our job performance, our relationships and our happiness. What is needed, she boldly asserts, is nothing...
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How to File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy

Stephen Elias · NOLO
Pages: 440
Format: Paperback

If you have more debt than you can possibly pay off, the bankruptcy system is there to help -- and with How to File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, you'll find the clear and user-friendly information, advice, and step-by-step instructions you'll need to get through the entire process....
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The Value of a Dollar 1860-2014: Prices and Incomes in the United States

Scott Derks · Grey House Pub; 5 edition
Format: Hardcover

This fifth edition of the highly successful The Value of a Dollar records the actual prices of thousands of items that consumers purchased from the Civil War to the present, along with facts about investment options and income opportunities.
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Deep Down Dark: The Untold Stories of 33 Men Buried in a Chilean Mine, and the Miracle That Set Them Free

Héctor Tobar · Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 1St Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

When the San José mine collapsed outside of Copiapó, Chile, in August 2010, it trapped thirty-three miners beneath thousands of feet of rock for a record-breaking sixty-nine days. The entire world watched what transpired above-ground during the grueling and protracted rescue, but the saga...
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The Natural Pregnancy Book, Third Edition: Your Complete Guide to a Safe, Organic Pregnancy and Childbirth with Herbs, Nutrition, and Other Holistic Choices

Aviva Jill Romm · Ten Speed Press; 3 edition
Format: Paperback

A revised and updated edition of the classic handbook for women seeking a safe, organic, eco-friendly, and natural pregnancy, featuring an integrative-based approach with new medical, herbal, and nutritional information.Every mother wants the best for her unborn child, from the baby’s...
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Childhood Nutrition: What Every Parent Should Know

Anthony Ekanem · CreateSpace Publishing
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Getting your child or a child that you are looking after to eat healthy can seem like a somewhat impossible task. Children can be very picky at times and for the most part, vegetables and other healthy foods are not high on their list of preferences. The good news is that it is possible...
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Las recetas de Sascha Fitness

Sascha Barboza · Planeta Publishing
Format: Print book

Miles de seguidores en las redes sociales Twitter e Instagram las hanprobado y cada dia piden mas. Editorial Planeta lo ha hecho realidadlas recetas de SaschaFitness llegan en formato libro para elpublico general.Si la disciplina de comer saludablemente llegara a desgastar lasideas y la creatividad,...
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How to Write Like Tolstoy: A Journey into the Minds of Our Greatest Writers

Richard Cohen · Random House, 2016.
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

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Snakes! Guillotines! Electric Chairs!: My Adventures in The Alice Cooper Group

Dennis Dunaway · Thomas Dunne Books, 2015.
Pages: 290
Format: Print book

"Before the world heard of KISS, the New York Dolls, Marilyn Manson, or Ozzy Osbourne, there was Alice Cooper, the original shock-rock band." -Rock and Roll Hall of FameAs teenagers in Phoenix, Dennis Dunaway, bassist and co-songwriter for the Alice Cooper group, and lead singer...
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A Man's Guide to Healthy Aging: Stay Smart, Strong, and Active

Edward H. Thompson Jr. · Johns Hopkins University Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

As they reach middle age, most men begin looking forward to whats next. They gear up to experience renewed productivity and purpose and are more conscious of their health. A Mans Guide to Healthy Aging is an authoritative resource for them, and for older men, as well. In collaboration...
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The Wounded Warrior Handbook: A Resource Guide for Returning Veterans

Janelle Moore · Government Institutes; Second Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The typical wounded soldier must complete and file twenty-two forms after an active-duty injury. To soldiers and their families coping with the shock and reality of the injuries, figuring out what to do next—even completing tasks that seem easy like submitting paperwork—can...
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Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill

Candice Millard · Doubleday
Pages: 381
Format: Hardcover

From New York Times bestselling author of Destiny of the Republic and The River of Doubt, a thrilling narrative of Winston Churchill's extraordinary and little-known exploits during the Boer War At age twenty-four, Winston Churchill was utterly convinced it was his destiny to become prime...
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Live the Best Story of Your Life: A World Champion's Guide to Lasting Change

Bob Litwin · Hatherleigh Pr
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

CHANGE CAN BE EASY. CHANGE CAN BE FAST.Do you want a new story? Most of us do. From dieting to work addiction, we are all looking to shift the stories in our lives. But the question remains: How?This book is the how. A result of thousands of hours of research from the best minds in the field...
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All Tomorrow's Parties: A Memoir

Rob Spillman · Grove Press
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Rob Spillman - the award-winning, charismatic cofounding editor of the legendary Tin House magazine - has devoted his life to the rebellious pursuit of artistic authenticity. Born in Germany to two driven musicians, his childhood was spent among the West Berlin cognoscenti, in a city two hundred...
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American Revolutions: A Continental History, 1750-1804

Alan Taylor · W.W. Norton & Company
Pages: 681
Format: Print book

From the two-time Pulitzer Prize winner, a fresh, authoritative history that recasts our thinking about America's founding period.The American Revolution is often portrayed as a high-minded, orderly event whose capstone, the Constitution, provided the ideal framework for a democratic, prosperous...
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Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis

J D Vance · Harper
Pages: 264
Format: Hardcover

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER, NAMED BY THE TIMES AS ONE OF "6 BOOKS TO HELP UNDERSTAND TRUMP'S WIN" AND SOON TO BE A MAJOR-MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY RON HOWARD "You will not read a more important book about America this year." - The Economist "A riveting book."...
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The Moon as Shoe: Drawings of the San

DiaÌ?!kwain. · Scheidegger und Spiess
Pages: 312
Format: Hardcover

The San people have lived for thousands of years on the harsh plains of Kalahari in southern Africa and are the oldest indigenous people of the region. At the end of the nineteenth century, anthropologists Wilhelm Bleek and Lucy Lloyd traveled to southern Africa to document the San's...
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Careers in Human Services *Includes Free Online Access!

Michael · Salem Pr; Har/Psc edition
Format: Hardcover

Written for students in high school or undergraduate programs, Careers in Human Services explores a variety of growing fields to help young adults gain a head start in learning more about the many career opportunities available and to help those make a better-informed decisions when selecting...
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8 ACT Practice Tests: Includes 1,728 Practice Questions

Kaplan · Kaplan Publishing
Pages: 817
Format: Print book

8 ACT Practice Tests is Kaplan's latest essential ACT guide filled with the practice students need to prep for the exam this year. There is nothing like practice to help build the necessary edge, and Kaplan's 8 ACT Practice Tests provides the realistic practice tests you need for practice....
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Outsmarting Alzheimer's: What You Can Do To Reduce Your Risk

K S Kosik · Reader's Digest
Pages: 301
Format: Print book

An easy-to-follow, research-based guide to the simple, low-cost choices that give the reader the power to reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease and dementia; slow the progression of the disease; and mitigate symptoms and improve well-being.Did you know that getting on the treadmill...
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The Flexitarian Table: Inspired, Flexible Meals for Vegetarians, Meat Lovers, and Everyone in Between

Peter Berley · Rux Martin/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Format: Paperback

Now in paperback for the first time, stylish, seasonal menus to satisfy vegetarians and nonvegetarians simultaneously, by a winner of the James Beard Award and the IACP Award. Today, more people than ever before are choosing to eat sustainably, electing to have vegetarian meals much...
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Managing Your Depression: What You Can Do to Feel Better

Susan J. Noonan · Johns Hopkins University Press
Format: eBook

As a physician who personally suffers from depression, Susan J. Noonan draws on her own expertise and empathy to create a guide for people who suffer from the disease. Explaining the basics of mental health―including sleep hygiene, diet and nutrition, exercise, routine and structure,...
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Treating and Beating Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Rodger H. Murphree · Harrison & Hampton Pub; 5 edition
Format: Book

Dr. Murphree exposes the medical myths, pharmaceutical propaganda and doctor ignorance that sabotages those with chronic illness. The only way to beat these illnesses is to get healthy. Dr. Murphree explains in easy to understand terms how and why using scientifically researched and clinically...
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The Female Eunuch

Simone De Beauvoir · HarperCollins e-books
Format: Kindle Edition

NewsweekA dazzling combination of erudition, eccentricity and eroticism. New York Times Book ReviewBrilliantly written, quirky and sensible, full of bile and insight. BooknewsA new edition of the seminal feminist treatise that launched Greer's writing career. She calls...
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The Road to Little Dribbling: Adventures of an American in Britain

Bill Bryson · Random House Large Print
Pages: 528
Format: Large print book

A loving and hilarious - if occasionally spiky - valentine to Bill Bryson's adopted country, Great Britain. Prepare for total joy and multiple episodes of unseemly laughter. Twenty years ago, Bill Bryson went on a trip around Britain to discover and celebrate that green and pleasant land....
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They Called Me God: The Best Umpire Who Ever Lived

Doug Harvey · Gallery Books
Pages: 274
Format: Hardcover

In the pageantry of baseball, one select group is virtually unknown in the outside world, derided by fans, faced with split-second choices that spell victory or defeat. These men are up-close observers of the action, privy to inside jokes, blood feuds, benches-clearing brawls, and managers'...
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On Becoming a Teen Mom: Life before Pregnancy

Mary Patrice Erdmans · University of California Press
Format: Hardcover

In 2013, New York City launched a public education campaign with posters of frowning or crying children saying such things as Im twice as likely not to graduate high school because you had me as a teen and Honestly, Mom, chances are he wont stay with you. Campaigns like this support a public...
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Magnificent Principia: Exploring Isaac Newton's Masterpiece

Colin Pask · Prometheus Books
Format: Hardcover

Nobel laureate Steven Weinberg has written that "all that has happened since 1687 is a gloss on the Principia." Now you too can appreciate the significance of this stellar work, regarded by many as the greatest scientific contribution of all time. Despite its dazzling reputation,...
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To the Point: A Dictionary of Concise Writing

Robert Hartwell Fiske · W. W. Norton & Company; 1 edition
Pages: 608
Format: Paperback

The essential guide to writing succinctly. Who doesnt hate wading through wordy paragraphs? Unfortunately, many writers dont realize when they are padding their sentences and obscuring their meaning. Enter To the Point, the essential guide to writing succinctly. Featuring hundreds of new entries,...
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Welcome to My Breakdown: A Memoir

Benilde Little · Atria Books
Format: Hardcover

The nationally bestselling author of Good Hair and The Itch pens her first book of nonfiction, a "momoir" about her own journey caring for aging parents, raising children, being married, plunging to the depths of depression, and climbing her way out.My mother was gone. I never...
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Timeless Beauty: Over 100 Tips, Secrets, and Shortcuts to Looking Great

Christie Brinkley · Grand Central Life & Style
Pages: 208
Format: Audiobook

In her first book in more than 30 years, supermodel Christie Brinkley shares the secrets she's learned on what to eat, how to apply makeup like a pro, and what to wear to look like a knock out. She has the face and body of a 30-year-old and she just turned 60! From tips on which skincare...
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Black Mass: Whitey Bulger, the FBI, and a Devil's Deal

Dick Lehr · PublicAffairs
Format: Book

John Connolly and James Whitey Bulger grew up together on the tough streets of South Boston. Decades later in the mid-1970s, they met again. By then, Connolly was a major figure in the FBIs Boston office and Whitey had become godfather of the Irish Mob. Connolly had an idea, a scheme that...
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The Greatest Comeback: How Richard Nixon Rose from Defeat to Create the New Majority

Mike Colapietro Roger Sto… · Crown Forum
Format: Kindle Edition

Patrick J. Buchanan, bestselling author and senior advisor to Richard Nixon, tells the definitive story of Nixon's resurrection from the political graveyard and his rise to the presidency. After suffering stinging defeats in the 1960 presidential election against John F. Kennedy, and in the 1962...
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On Being Stuck: Tapping Into the Creative Power of Writer's Block

Laraine Herring · Shambhala
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

What if writer's block became your most precious teacher? An empowering new process for writers who struggle with the seemingly insurmountable middle of a project, from the author of Writing Begins with the Breath. Writer's block is not a mysterious force that has aligned with your...
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Sane New World: A User's Guide to the Normal-Crazy Mind

Ruby Wax · Perigee Trade
Format: Book

The 1 UK bestseller that presents a funny, honest, and engaging look at the craziness of modern life, explaining why were all just a little bit out of our minds. In Sane New World, Ruby Wax - comedian, writer and mental health advocate - shows us just how our minds can send us mad as our internal...
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Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right

Jane Mayer · Doubleday
Pages: 449
Format: Print book

Why is America living in an age of profound economic inequality? Why, despite the desperate need to address climate change, have even modest environmental efforts been defeated again and again? Why have protections for employees been decimated? Why do hedge-fund billionaires pay a far lower...
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Android Tablets for Seniors in Easy Steps: Covers Android 5.0 Lollipop

Nick Vandome · In Easy Steps Limited; Second Edition edition
Format: Print book

Android Tablets for Seniors in easy steps, 2nd Edition:Covers the latest version of Android, 5.0 LollipopLooks at the range of devices available and their specifications and functionalityExplains the Android operating system and how to use it on your tablet in terms of navigating around,...
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The Business Book

DK Publishing · DK
Format: Hardcover

Packed with innovative graphics and simple explanations of business concepts, from managing risk and alternative business models to effective leadership and thinking outside the box, The Business Book covers every facet of business management. Big ideas make great business thinkers and leaders....
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Speak Up, Show Up, and Stand Out: The 9 Communication Rules You Need to Succeed

Loretta Malandro · McGraw-Hill; 1 edition
Format: Print book

MASTER A NEW WAY OF COMMUNICATING TO BUILD INFLUENCE AND ACHIEVE UNPARALLELED SUCCESS Speak Up, Show Up, and Stand Out provides the rules for exemplary business communication. This lean and effective guide isnt just about choosing the right words its a whole new way of communicating...
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One Man Against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon

Tim Weiner · Henry Holt and Co.
Format: Audiobook

A shocking and riveting look at one of the most dramatic and disastrous presidencies in US history, from Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner Tim WeinerBased largely on documents declassified only in the last few years, One Man Against the World paints a devastating portrait...
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The Hunter Killers: The Extraordinary Story of the First Wild Weasels, the Band of Maverick Aviators Who Flew the Most Dangerous Missions of the Vietnam War

Dan Hampton · William Morrow; 1St Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

At the height of the Cold War, Americas most elite aviators bravely volunteered for a covert program aimed at eliminating an impossible new threat. Half never returned. All became legends. From New York Times bestselling author Dan Hampton comes one of the most extraordinary untold stories...
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Detour New Mexico: Historic Destinations and Natural Wonders

Arthur Pike · History Press
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

New Mexico's rich and varied history is easily accessible via detours down obscure backroads and overlooked off-ramps. By taking the road less traveled in any direction, visitors can experience ancient landmarks, cultural heritage sites and striking vistas. Stop at places along the old Route...
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Absolute Beginner's Guide to Minecraft Mods Programming

Rogers Cadenhead · Que Publishing; 1 edition
Format: Print book

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Minecraft® Mods Programming Minecraft® is a registered trademark of Mojang Synergies / Notch Development AB. This book is not affiliated with or sponsored by Mojang Synergies / Notch Development AB. Now you can mod your Minecraft game environment...
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JavaScript Absolute Beginner's Guide

Kirupa Chinnathambi · Que
Pages: 416
Format: Print book

JavaScript Absolute Beginner's Guide No experience necessary Make the most of JavaScript -- even if you've never programmed anything before. This book is the fastest way to learn JavaScript and use it together with CSS3 and HTML5 to create powerful web and mobile experiences. Learn how to do what...
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Barron's CLEP, 12th Edition

Willam Doster · Barron's Educational Series; 12 edition
Format: Print book

The CLEP, or College Level Examination Program, is a college-entrance test battery given to adults who return to the classroom after an absence of several years--perhaps after working at a full-time job or raising a family. This updated manual presents two full-length sample examinations...
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The Twentieth Century in 100 Moments

Akim; Rounds Heather Reinhardt
Format:  eBook : Document : English

Experience the twentieth century through the people and events that made headlines--a unique collection of voices, images, and unforgettable cultural touchstones. The Twentieth Century in 100 Moments: A Visual History groups and explains the most important events of the twentieth century...
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