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Forty autumns : a family's story of courage and survival on both sides of the Berlin Wall
Forty autumns : a family's story of courage and survival on both sides of the Berlin Wall

Nina Willner · HarperLuxe
Pages: 512

"In this illuminating and deeply moving memoir, a former American military intelligence officer goes beyond traditional Cold War espionage tales to tell the true story of her family--of five women separated by the Iron Curtain for more than forty years, and their miraculous reunion...
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Earth As It Is
Earth As It Is

Jan Maher · Break Away Book Club Edit
Pages: 276
Format: Print book

Charlene (aka Charlie) Bader is one of society's least understood people -- a heterosexual cross-dressing man. It's the 1930s in Texas when Charlie comes of age with urges he has struggled with since childhood and does not understand. After his new bride finds him wearing her own sexy...
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Refinery Town: Big Oil, Big Money, and the Remaking of an American City
Refinery Town: Big Oil, Big Money, and the Remaking of an American City

Steve Early · Beacon Press
Pages: 248
Format: Print book

The People vs. Big Oil - how a working-class company town harnessed the power of local politics to reclaim their communityHome to one of the largest oil refineries in the state, Richmond, California, was once a typical company town bankrolled by Chevron. This largely nonwhite, working-class...
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Pill City: How Two Honor Roll Students Foiled the Feds and Built a Drug Empire
Pill City: How Two Honor Roll Students Foiled the Feds and Built a Drug Empire

Kevin Deutsch · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 266
Format: Print book

In 2015, Baltimore plunged into the worst American riots in recent history. In the chaos, two high school honor-roll students, "Brick" and "Wax, used their smarts, computer skills, ambition and gang connections to change the world of illegal drugs forever. With their gang...
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Berlitz Filipino
Berlitz Filipino

Berlitz · Berlitz
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

A fresh, crisp new design re-launches this perennial bestseller. More user-friendly thanks to improved color-coding and new categories, this is the phrase book created by the people for the people.
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The unofficial guide to Disney Cruise Line.
The unofficial guide to Disney Cruise Line.

Keen Communications, · Keen
Format: Journal, magazine

volumes : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 21 cm
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Six Encounters with Lincoln: A President Confronts Democracy and Its Demons
Six Encounters with Lincoln: A President Confronts Democracy and Its Demons

Elizabeth Brown Pryor · Viking
Pages: 496
Format: Print book

From an award-winning historian, an engrossing look at how Abraham Lincoln grappled with the challenges of leadership in an unruly democracy An awkward first meeting with U.S. Army officers, on the eve of the Civil War. A conversation on the White House portico with a young cavalry sergeant...
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Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White
Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar · Time Home Entertainment
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

A New York Times and Washington Post Bestseller Bestselling author, basketball legend and cultural commentator Kareem Abdul-Jabbar explores the heart of issues that affect Americans today.Since retiring from professional basketball as the NBA's all-time leading scorer, six-time MVP,...
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Waves Passing in the Night: Walter Murch in the Land of the Astrophysicists
Waves Passing in the Night: Walter Murch in the Land of the Astrophysicists

Lawrence Weschler · Bloomsbury
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

From Pulitzer Prize nominee Lawrence Weschler, a fascinating profile of Walter Murch, a film legend and amateur astrophysicist whose investigations could reshape our understanding of the universe.For film aficionados, Walter Murch is legendary--a three-time Academy Award winner, arguably...
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Fodor's 25 best. London.
Fodor's 25 best. London.

Fodor's Travel Publications, Inc. · Fodor's Travel Publications

volumes : color illustrations, color maps ; 20 cm + 1 folded color map
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