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#NeverAgain / A New Generation Draws the Line by Hogg, David, author. #NeverAgain / A New Generation Draws the Line

Jun 22, 2018
100 greatest American and British animated films by Hischak, Thomas S, author. 100 greatest American and British animated films

"A discussion of the 100 most significant animated features produced in the U.S. and the U.K. Each entry includes a synopsis, production history, a summary of the critical response, commentary on the writing, animation, background art, music and/or songs,the voice actors in addition to influence, and so much more"--

Jun 22, 2018
12 - The Inside Story of Tom Brady's Fight for Redemption by Sherman, Casey/ Wedge, Dave/ Chatham, Matt (CON) 12 - The Inside Story of Tom Brady's Fight for Redemption

Jun 22, 2018
1700 - scenes from London life by Waller, Maureen, author. 1700 - scenes from London life

In its excesses and extravagances, in its sharp distinctions between the very rich and the very poor, 1700 has its parallels to the cultural climate of today: cheek-by-jowl brutality and civility, hazards and promise. 1700: Scenes from London Life is more than a snapshot of a particular time and place, it is a detailed portrait of the complexity of urban civilization. As the eighteenth century dawned, London was straddling the medievalism of its past and the booming industrialism and colonialism

Jun 19, 2018
18th-century fashion in detail by North, Susan, 1956- author. 18th-century fashion in detail

This book reveals the decorative seams, refined stitching, voluptuous drapery, strict corseting, slashing, and stamping that make up some of the garments in the Victoria and Albert Museum's superlative fashion collection. With an authoritative text, exquisite color photography of garment details, and line drawings showing the complete construction of each piece, the reader has the unique opportunity to examine up close historical clothing that is often too fragile to be on display. It is an insp

Jun 19, 2018
200 embroidered flowers - hand embroidery stitches and projects for flowers, leaves and foliage by Gula, Kristen. 200 embroidered flowers - hand embroidery stitches and projects for flowers, leaves and foliage

Learn how to stitch all your favourite flowers, leaves and foliage, with this is collection of tutorials for 200 embroidered flowers and foliage. Discover how to stitch beautiful blooms including roses, daisies, daffodils, pansies and buttercups as well as more exotic blooms.

Jun 22, 2018
5 ingredient cookbook. by Taste of Home (COR) 5 ingredient cookbook.

Jun 22, 2018
A & R pioneers - architects of American roots music on record by Ward, Brian, 1961- author. A & R pioneers - architects of American roots music on record

"A&R Pioneers offers the first comprehensive account of the diverse group of men and women who pioneered artists-and-repertoire (A&R) work in the early US recording industry. In the process, they helped create much of what we now think of as American roots music. Resourceful, innovative, and, at times, shockingly unscrupulous, they scouted and signed many of the singers and musicians who came to define American roots music between the two world wars. They also shaped the repertoires and musical

Jun 22, 2018
A covert action - Reagan, the CIA, and the Cold War struggle in Poland by Jones, Seth G., 1972- author. A covert action - Reagan, the CIA, and the Cold War struggle in Poland

Jun 22, 2018
A deal with the devil - the dark and twisted true story of one of the biggest cons in history by Ellis, Blake., author. A deal with the devil - the dark and twisted true story of one of the biggest cons in history

"In this spellbinding story, award-winning investigative journalists for CNN Money track down the mysterious French psychic at the center of one of the longest running cons in history--an international mail scam that targets the elderly and emotionally vulnerable"--

Jun 22, 2018
Aboriginal secrets of awakening - a journey of healing and spirituality with a remote Australian tribe by Holz, Robbie, 1954- Aboriginal secrets of awakening - a journey of healing and spirituality with a remote Australian tribe

""One woman's story of healing through Aboriginal principles and awakening to her own healing powers"--Provided by publisher"--

Jun 22, 2018
Absolute trust in the goodness of the earth - new poems by Walker, Alice, 1944-, author. Absolute trust in the goodness of the earth - new poems

"With profound artistry, Walker searches for, discovers, and declares the fundamental beauty of existence, as she explores what it means to live life fully, to learn from it, and to grow both as an individual and as part of a greater spiritual community"--Dustjacket.

Jun 19, 2018
Adventures of a young naturalist - the zoo quest expeditions by Attenborough, David, 1926- author. Adventures of a young naturalist - the zoo quest expeditions

"In 1954, David Attenborough, a young television presenter was offered the opportunity of a lifetime - to travel the world finding rare and elusive animals for London Zoo's collection, and to film the expedition for the BBC for a new show called Zoo Quest"--

Jun 22, 2018
Against the grain - bombthrowing in the fine American tradition of political cartooning by Sanders, Bill, 1933- author. Against the grain - bombthrowing in the fine American tradition of political cartooning

Editorial cartoonists are an endangered species, and even in their heyday they were rare birds -- at the top ranks of print journalism, only a few hundred such jobs existed worldwide in the 20th century. Yet those who wielded the drawing pen had enormous influence and popularity as they caricatured news events and newsmakers into "ink-drenched bombshells" that often said more than the accompanying news stories. Bill Sanders, working in a liberal tradition that stretches back to Thomas Nast and i

Jun 22, 2018
Ageless beauty the French way - secrets from three generations of French beauty editors by Von Mueffling, Clémence, author. Ageless beauty the French way - secrets from three generations of French beauty editors

Jun 22, 2018
AIQ - how people and machines are smarter together by Polson, Nicholas G., 1963- author. AIQ - how people and machines are smarter together

Jun 22, 2018
All things wise and wonderful by Herriot, James, author. All things wise and wonderful

In the midst of World War II, the Yorkshire veterinarian muses on past adventures through the Yorkshire dales, visiting with old friends and introducing scores of new characters--both human and animal.

Jun 22, 2018
American default - the untold story of FDR, the Supreme Court, and the battle over gold by Edwards, Sebastian, 1953- author. American default - the untold story of FDR, the Supreme Court, and the battle over gold

Jun 22, 2018
American sonnets for my past and future assassin by Hayes, Terrance, author. American sonnets for my past and future assassin

"A powerful, timely, dazzling collection of sonnets from one of America's most acclaimed poets, Terrance Hayes, the National Book Award winning author of Lighthead In seventy poems bearing the same title, Terrance Hayes explores the meanings of American, of assassin, and of love in the sonnet form. Written during the first two hundred days of the Trump presidency, these poems are haunted by the country's past and future eras and errors, its dreams and nightmares. Inventive, compassionate, hilari

Jun 19, 2018
An excellent choice - panic and joy on my solo path to motherhood by Brockes, Emma, author. An excellent choice - panic and joy on my solo path to motherhood

"From the author of She Left Me The Gun, an explosive and hilarious memoir about the exceptional and life-changing decision to conceive a child on one's own via assisted reproduction. When British journalist, memoirist, and New York-transplant Emma Brockes decides to become pregnant, she quickly realizes that, being single, 37, and in the early stages of a same-sex relationship, she's going to have to be untraditional about it. From the moment she decides to stop "futzing" around, have her eggs

Jun 23, 2018

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