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Nice girls finish fat - put yourself first and change your eating forever by Koenig, Karen R., 1947- Nice girls finish fat - put yourself first and change your eating forever

Jan 18, 2018
New minimalism - decluttering and design for sustainable, intentional living by Fortin, Cary Telander, author. New minimalism - decluttering and design for sustainable, intentional living

Jan 12, 2018
National Geographic - around the world in 125 years. Asia, Oceania by National Geographic - around the world in 125 years. Asia, Oceania

"Inspired from our monumental Around the World in 125 Years, this volume curates over 250 captivating images, sourced directly from the National Geographic archives. Traversing travel, wildlife, science, history, culture, and conservation, this compendium is in equal parts a breathtaking homage to the kaleidoscopic wonders of Asia and Oceania, and a unique tribute to the world's most famous photography magazine. Split into geographical sections Middle East, South, Southeast, North and East Asia,

Jan 15, 2018
Modern printmaking - a guide to traditional and digital techniques by Covey, Sylvie. Modern printmaking - a guide to traditional and digital techniques

"A fully illustrated instructional printmaking book presenting step-by-step examples alongside representative works from thirty top contemporary printmaking artists. Printmaking is flourishing in the digital age, appealing to both "traditional" artists as well as those interested in graphic design and digital technique. This all-in-one guide to printmaking technique is a complete technical and inspirational book on the history and contemporary processes for relief, intaglio, lithography, serigra

Jan 17, 2018
Mod New York - fashion takes a trip by Mod New York - fashion takes a trip

Jan 12, 2018
Microsculpture - portraits of insects from the collections of the Oxford University of Natural History by Biss, Levon, photographer. Microsculpture - portraits of insects from the collections of the Oxford University of Natural History

"Microsculpture is a unique photographic study of insects in mind-blowing magnification that celebrates the wonders of nature and science. Levon Biss's photographs capture in breathtaking detail the beauty of the insect world and are printed in large-scale format to provide an unforgettable viewing experience. Each picture in Microsculpture is created from approximately 8,000 individual photographs. Segments of the specimen are lit and photographed separately using microscope lenses, then stacke

Jan 17, 2018
Messiah - the composition and afterlife of Handel's masterpiece by Keates, Jonathan, 1946- author. Messiah - the composition and afterlife of Handel's masterpiece

"In the late summer of 1741, George Friderick Handel, composed an oratorio set to words from the King James Bible, rich in tuneful arias and magnificent choruses. Jonathan Keates recounts the history and afterlife of Messiah, one of the best-loved works in the classical repertoire. He relates the composition's first performances and its relationship with spirituality in the age of the Enlightenment, and examines how Messiah, after Handel's death, became an essential component of our musical cano

Jan 12, 2018
Memoirs of a revolutionary by Serge, Victor, 1890-1947. Memoirs of a revolutionary

"Victor Serge is one of the great men of the twentieth century, anarchist, revolutionary, agitator, theoretician, historian of his times, and a fearless truthteller. Here Serge describes his upbringing in Belgium, the child of a family of exiled Russian revolutionary intellectuals, his early life as an activist, his time in a French prison, the active role he played in the Russian Revolution, as well his growing dismay at the Revolutionary regime's ever more repressive and murderous character. E

Jan 18, 2018
Manic - a memoir by Cheney, Terri, 1959- Manic - a memoir

On the outside, Terri Cheney was a successful, attractive Beverly Hills entertainment lawyer. But behind her seemingly flawless fac¸ade lay a dangerous secret--for most of her life Cheney had been battling bipolar disorder and concealing a pharmacy's worth of prescriptions meant to make her "normal." Cheney describes her roller-coaster life with shocking honesty--from glamorous parties to a night in jail; from flying fourteen kites off the edge of a cliff in a thunderstorm to crying beneath her

Jan 15, 2018
Madison Park - a place of hope by Motley, Eric L. (Eric Lamar), 1972- author. Madison Park - a place of hope

A former special assistant to President George W. Bush chronicles his coming of age in a small Alabama community founded by freed slaves, where he learned valuable lessons about helping others, embracing faith, and fighting racial injustice.

Jan 12, 2018
Made to last - a compendium of artisans, trades & projects by Murray, Vanessa, author. Made to last - a compendium of artisans, trades & projects

In a world full of mass production and copyright infringement, there is a movement emerging that is focused on sourcing unique and independently created products that are made to last. This title is a celebration of these unique products and the tradespeople behind their creation. Made to Last showcases some of the weird and wonderful products being created today – from whiskey tumblers to mushroom knives, men's shoes and bamboo bikes – with profiles of their makers and related DIY projects that

Jan 15, 2018
Macbook in Easy Steps - Covers Macos High Sierra by Vandome, Nick Macbook in Easy Steps - Covers Macos High Sierra

Jan 18, 2018
Luxury - poems by Schultz, Philip, author. Luxury - poems

Jan 18, 2018
Longarm Quilting Workbook - Basic Skills, Techniques & Motifs for Modern Longarming by Silva, Teresa Longarm Quilting Workbook - Basic Skills, Techniques & Motifs for Modern Longarming

Jan 18, 2018
Loaded - a disarming history of the Second Amendment by Dunbar-Ortiz, Roxanne, 1939- author. Loaded - a disarming history of the Second Amendment

America loves guns. From Daniel Boone and Jesse James to the NRA and Seal Team 6, gun culture has colored the lore, shaped the law, and protected the market that arms the nation. In Loaded, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz peels away the myths of gun culture to expose the true historical origins of the Second Amendment, revealing the racial undercurrents connecting the earliest Anglo settlers with contemporary gun proliferation, modern-day policing, and the consolidation of influence of armed white national

Jan 15, 2018
Live Lagom - balanced living, the Swedish way by Brones, Anna, author. Live Lagom - balanced living, the Swedish way

"From home design and work-life balance, to personal well-being and environmental sustainability, author Anna Brones presents valuable Swedish-inspired tips and actionable ways to create a more intentional, healthy lifestyle. Instead of thinking about how we can work less, lagom teaches us to think about how we can work better."--

Jan 17, 2018
Lioness arising - wake up and change your world by Bevere, Lisa. Lioness arising - wake up and change your world

" ... a call for women to rise up in strength and numbers to change their world"--Cover.

Jan 12, 2018
Life everlasting - Catholic devotions and mysteries for the everyday seeker by Jansen, Gary, author. Life everlasting - Catholic devotions and mysteries for the everyday seeker

Jan 18, 2018
Leaving the wild - the unnatural history of dogs, cats, cows, and horses by Ehringer, Gavin, author. Leaving the wild - the unnatural history of dogs, cats, cows, and horses

"The domestication of animals changed the course of human history. But what about the animals who abandoned their wild existence in exchange for our care and protection? Domestication has proven to be a wildly successful survival strategy. But this success has not been without its drawbacks. A modern dairy cow's daily energy output equals that of a Tour de France rider. Feral cats overpopulate urban areas. And our methods of breeding horses and dogs have resulted in debilitating and sometimes le

Jan 15, 2018
Late essays - 2006-2017 by Coetzee, J. M., 1940- author. Late essays - 2006-2017

Jan 18, 2018

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