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Yarnitecture: A Knitter's Guide to Spinning: Building Exactly the Yarn You Want

Jillian Moreno · Storey Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

Create your dream yarn! Discover the pleasures of designing and building custom-made yarn by spinning it yourself, choosing everything from color to feel and gauge. Jillian Moreno leads you through every step of yarn construction, with detailed instructions and step-by-step photos showing...
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Hubris: The Tragedy of War in the Twentieth Century

Alistair Horne · Harper
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

Sir Alistair Horne has been a close observer of war and history for more than fifty years and in this wise and masterly work, he revisits six battles of the past century and examines the strategies, leadership, preparation, and geopolitical goals of aggressors and defenders to reveal the one trait...
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The Creaky Knees Guide Oregon, 2nd Edition: The 85 Best Easy Hikes

Seabury Blair · Sasquatch Books
Pages: 306
Format: Print book

This day-hiking guidebook features the best 85 eighty-five low-impact hikes throughout the state from the Oregon Coast and Columbia River Gorge to Mount Hood. Written in an informative style that will appeal to anyone, regardless of age, the guide covers hikes in six regions throughout...
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The Politically Incorrect Guide to Immigration

JOHN ZMIRAK · Regnery Publishing
Pages: 200
Format: Paperback

The crime statistics. The jobs. The inflated welfare state. The terror threats. The Politically Incorrect Guide to Immigration shines cold light on America's out-of-control immigration problem with real-life stories and incontrovertible evidence.
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End Everyday Pain for 50 : A 10-Minute-a-Day Program of Stretching, Strengthening and Movement to Break the Grip of Pain

Joesph Tieri · Ulysses Pr
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

Live pain-free with a quick-and-easy program that treats common muscle and joint painsAs they age, millions of Americans experience chronic muscle and joint pain brought on by years of decreased activity and poor posture. Many of these common aches can be relieved through simple stretching...
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Hanging Kokedama: Creating Potless Plants for the Home

CORALEIGH PARKER · Jacqui Small
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Learn all about the Japanese art of creating potless plants, known as kokedama, from botanical extraordinaire, Coraleigh Parker. In Hanging Kokedama, Coraleigh's breath-taking moss ball creations, featuring ferns, succulents, herbs, orchids and even small trees, are suspended in mid-air...
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Tommy Lasorda: My Way

Colin Gunderson · Triumph Books
Format: Hardcover

Tommy Lasorda believed that winning wasnt about being the best, but about believing you are the best and that philosophy runs throughout Tommy Lasorda My Way. Author Colin Gunderson takes readers through Lasordas days as a player and the manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, including their...
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Project Animal Farm: An Accidental Journey into the Secret World of Farming and the Truth About Our Food

Sonia Faruqi · Pegasus Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Born out of a global expedition fearlessly undertaken by a young woman, Project Animal Farm offers a riveting and revealing look at what truly happens behind farm doors.Sonia Faruqi, an Ivy League graduate and investment banker, had no idea that the night she arrived at the doorstep of a dairy...
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The Produce Companion: From Balconies to Backyards--the Complete Guide to Growing, Pickling and Preserving

Meredith Kirton · Hardie Grant Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Great produce need never go to waste with this beautifully crafted gardening and recipe book that looks back to the classic skills of pickling and preserving. Harvest showcases two sections - part one covers producing, growing and storing fruit, vegetables and herbs; the second part showcases...
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How to Draw: Farm Animals In Simple Steps

SUSIE HODGE · Search Press(UK)
Pages: 32
Format: Paperback

Learn to draw 20 different, charming farm animals from scratch in a few easy steps. Learn how to draw all kinds of farm animals using this fun and easy step-by-step method. Starting with simple shapes, Susie Hodge shows you how easy it is to develop circles, rectangles, squares and ovals...
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Paul: A Biography

N T Wright · HarperOne
Pages: 496
Format: Hardcover

In this definitive biography, renowned Bible scholar, Anglican bishop, and bestselling author N. T. Wright offers a radical look at the apostle Paul, illuminating the humanity and remarkable achievements of this intellectual who invented Christian theology - transforming a faith and changing...
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Workout for the PSAT/NMSQT, 2nd Edition

Princeton Review. · Random House, 2016.
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

THE PRINCETON REVIEW GETS RESULTS. Get the extra practice you need for the score you want on the PSAT - plus everything you need to know about National Merit Scholarships!The PSAT is an important test, both because it provides critical practice for the SAT and because students compete...
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Casey Stengel: Baseball's Greatest Character

Marty Appel · Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Pages: 432
Format: Print book

The definitive biography of one of baseball's most enduring and influential characters, from New York Times bestselling author and baseball writer Marty Appel. As a player, Charles Dillon "Casey" Stengel's contemporaries included Babe Ruth, Honus Wagner, and Christy Mathewson...
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Inventing Joy: Dare to Build a Brave & Creative Life

Joy Mangano · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

From visionary entrepreneur and inventor, Joy Mangano, comes a powerful and inspirational blueprint for living with more success, confidence, and happiness in work and life.A true American original, Joy Mangano carved her own path to fame and fortune with courage, creativity, and sheer...
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College Study Hacks: 101 Ways to Study Easier and Faster

Melanie Falconer · Atlantic Publishing Group, Inc.
Pages: 180
Format: Paperback

The general rule of thumb has been that you should study about two to three hours for every hour you spend in the classroom. If you have a 15 credit hour semester, you generally spend about 15 hours in class every week, which means you should be studying between 30 to 45 hours per week....
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