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The Peace, Love & Potato Salad Cookbook

Zack Brown · Spring House Press
Pages: 80
Format: Print book

What happens when you appeal to Kickstarter to fund your first attempt at making a bowl of potato salad? Well, if you're Zack Brown, you end up raising $55,492, a story that goes viral, a charity-minded "PotatoStock" Festival, and, eventually, a potato salad cookbook for the masses....
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30 Lessons for Loving: Advice from the Wisest Americans on Love, Relationships, and Marriage

Karl Pillemer Ph.D. · Hudson Street Press; Reprint edition
Format: Hardcover

From the author of the beloved 30 Lessons for LivingKarl Pillemer's 30 Lessons for Living first became a hit and then became a classic. Readers loved the sage advice and great stories from extraordinary older Americans who shared what they wish they had known when they were starting...
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Fodor's Buenos Aires: with Side Trips to Iguazú Falls, Gaucho Country & Uruguay

Fodor's · Fodor's; 4 edition
Format: Book

The most European of South America’s capitals, Buenos Aires charms with its cobbled streets and wrought-iron balconies and dazzles with fast-paced tango dancing, thrilling soccer matches, and a seemingly endless array of eateries and nightclubs. Expanded Coverage:  Look for the latest...
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Emerald Labyrinth: A Scientist's Adventures in the Jungles of the Congo

Eli Greenbaum · ForeEdge
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

Emerald Labyrinth is a scientist and adventurer's chronicle of years exploring the rainforests of sub-Saharan Africa. The richly varied habitats of the Democratic Republic of the Congo offer a wealth of animal, plant, chemical, and medical discoveries. But the country also has a deeply...
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What Editors Do: The Art, Craft, and Business of Book Editing

Peter Ginna · University Of Chicago Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Editing is an invisible art where the very best work goes undetected. Editors strive to create books that are enlightening, seamless, and pleasurable to read, all while giving credit to the author. This makes it all the more difficult to truly understand the range of roles they inhabit...
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Lonely Planet Brazil

Lonely Planet. · Lonely Planet
Pages: 736
Format: Paperback

#1 best-selling guide to Brazil* Lonely Planet Brazil is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Party at Carnaval in Rio, come face to face with monkeys and other creatures in the Amazon, or snorkel the aquatic...
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Real Men Don't Sing: Crooning in American Culture

Allison McCracken · Duke University Press
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

The crooner Rudy Vallée's soft, intimate, and sensual vocal delivery simultaneously captivated millions of adoring fans and drew harsh criticism from those threatened by his sensitive masculinity. Although Vallée and other crooners reflected the gender fluidity of late-1920s popular...
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Head First Learn to Code: A Learner's Guide to Coding and Computational Thinking

Eric Freeman · O'Reilly Media
Pages: 500
Format: Paperback

How do you think computationally? With this unique hands-on guide, you'll learn how to describe computations that you can apply to almost any content, language, and environment. Want to learn how to write simple scripts in a spreadsheet, program your home lighting system, teach your...
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Minnesota Off the Beaten Path®: Discover Your Fun

Mark Weinberger · Globe Pequot Press
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

Tired of the same old tourist traps? Whether you're a visitor or a local looking for something different, let Minnesota Off the Beaten Path show you the North Star State you never knew existed. Ski, hike, or just relax at the Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center; visit a three-billion-year-old...
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DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Paris

DK Publishing · DK Eyewitness Travel; Rev Rep edition
Format: Print book

Experience the best of Paris with DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Paris. This newly updated travel guide for Paris will lead you straight to the best attractions this city has to offer, whether you are planning visits to the Louvre and other museums of Paris, a climb up the Eiffel Tower, or just...
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Strategy Rules: Five Timeless Lessons from Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs

David B. Yoffie · HarperBusiness
Format: Hardcover

The authors of the bestselling Competing on Internet Time (a Business Week top 10 book) analyze the strategies, principles, and skills of three of the most successful and influential figures in business - Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs - offering lessons for all managers and entrepreneurs...
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The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow's World

CHARLES C MANN · Knopf
Pages: 640
Format: Hardcover

From the best-selling, award-winning author of 1491 and 1493--an incisive portrait of the two little-known twentieth-century scientists, Norman Borlaug and William Vogt, whose diametrically opposed views shaped our ideas about the environment, laying the groundwork for how people in the twenty-first...
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