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The age of walls - how barriers between nations are changing our world by Marshall, Tim, 1959- author. The age of walls - how barriers between nations are changing our world

Walls are going up. Nationalism and identity politics are on the rise once more. Thousands of miles of fences and barriers have been erected in the past ten years, and they are redefining our political landscape. ; There are many reasons why we erect walls, because we are divided in many ways: wealth, race, religion, politics. In Europe the ruptures of the past decade threaten not only European unity, but in some countries liberal democracy itself. In China, the Party's need to contain the divis

Oct 11, 2018
The apprentice - Trump, Russia and the subversion of American democracy by Miller, Greg, 1968- author. The apprentice - Trump, Russia and the subversion of American democracy

"It has been called the political crime of the century: a foreign government, led by a brutal authoritarian leader, secretly interfering with the American presidential election to help elect the candidate of its choice. Now two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post national security reporter Greg Miller investigates the truth about the Kremlin's covert attempt to destroy Hillary Clinton and help Donald Trump win the presidency, Trump's steadfast allegiance to Vladimir Putin, and Robert Mue

Oct 15, 2018
The art of herbs for health - treatments, tonics and natural home remedies by Sullivan, Rebecca, author. The art of herbs for health - treatments, tonics and natural home remedies

Herbal medicine has been used for centuries, and in this thoughtful and inspiring guide, Rebecca Sullivan shares a combination of traditional wisdom and modern ideas. The Treatment section includes Ginger and Pepperment Travel Sickness Pastilles and Herby Chest Rub, while the Drinks & Tonics chapter offers Sage and Lavender Kefir and Tarragon Tincture. There is also a selection of foods using herbs for health, including Herby Ice Lollies and Lemon Balm Bliss Balls. The book is also full of Rebec

Oct 11, 2018
The art of natural beauty - home-made lotions and potions for the face and body by Sullivan, Rebecca, author. The art of natural beauty - home-made lotions and potions for the face and body

From Avocado and Rose Face Oil to Salt and Macadamia Hair Spritz, this handy little guide is the perfect companion for anyone who wants to save money (and the planet) by ditching chemical-filled, mass-produced beauty products and making their own natural ones at home. Rebecca Sullivan has researched and tested a whole range of treats and treatments for your face, body and hair, and even your teeth. Keep skin touchably soft with Chocolate Orange Body Butter, and create your own makeup palette usi

Oct 16, 2018
The book of Jewish food - an odyssey from Samarkand to New York by Roden, Claudia. The book of Jewish food - an odyssey from Samarkand to New York

In more than 800 glorious recipes interwoven with stories, reminiscences, and history, Claudia Roden traces the fascinating development of Jewish cooking over the centuries. The recipes - many of them never before documented - are the treasures garnered by the author during almost fifteen years of traveling around the world, tasting, watching, collecting recipes, talking to cooks and food sellers, and gathering the stories that spice this remarkable book. During her.

Oct 15, 2018
The book of kitchen witchery - spells, recipes, and rituals for magical meals, an enchanted garden, and a happy home by Greenleaf, Cerridwen, author. The book of kitchen witchery - spells, recipes, and rituals for magical meals, an enchanted garden, and a happy home

"[This book] explores every aspect of "the good life", from how to create an altar as your personal power center and which herbs and plants have properties to heal, to how to cook enchanting meals for all occasions, along with green Wicca ways to grow your own Garden of Eden. ... Cerridwen Greenleaf has gathered her years of spellcraft in this ... volume containing everything you need to know to increase your bliss quotient. She includes charms, folk wisdom, and incantations, along with ... lore

Oct 15, 2018
The bread and salt between us - recipes and stories from a Syrian refugees kitchen by Anjari, Mayada, author. The bread and salt between us - recipes and stories from a Syrian refugees kitchen

Oct 16, 2018
The emotionally healthy child - helping children calm, center, and make smarter choices by Healy, Maureen, 1972- author. The emotionally healthy child - helping children calm, center, and make smarter choices

"A child psychologist describes the habits and attitudes of happy, well-adjusted children and shows parents how they can encourage these traits in their own children"--

Oct 11, 2018
The end - the defiance and destruction of Hitler's Germany, 1944-1945 by Kershaw, Ian, author. The end - the defiance and destruction of Hitler's Germany, 1944-1945

"From the preeminent Hitler biographer, a fascinating and original exploration of how the Third Reich was willing and able to fight to the bitter end of World War II. Countless books have been written about why Nazi Germany lost World War II, yet remarkably little attention has been paid to the equally vital question of how and why it was able to hold out as long as it did. The Third Reich did not surrender until Germany had been left in ruins and almost completely occupied. Even in the near-apo

Oct 11, 2018
The forgotten creed - Christianity's original struggle against bigotry, slavery, and sexism by Patterson, Stephen J., 1957- author. The forgotten creed - Christianity's original struggle against bigotry, slavery, and sexism

Oct 15, 2018
The game - Harvard, Yale, and America in 1968 by Colt, George Howe, author. The game - Harvard, Yale, and America in 1968

On November 23, 1968, near the end of a turbulent and memorable year, there was a football game that would also prove turbulent and memorable: the season-ending clash between Harvard and Yale. Both teams entered undefeated and, technically at least, came out undefeated. The final score was 29-29. To some of the players on the field, it was a triumph; to others a tragedy. And to many, the reasons had as much to do with one side's miraculous comeback in the game's final 42 seconds as it did with t

Oct 15, 2018
The German cookbook by Schuhbeck, Alfons, 1949- author. The German cookbook

"Germany is made up of a series of distinct regional culinary cultures. From Hamburg on the north coast to Munich in the Alpine south, and from Frankfurt in the west to Berlin in the east, Germany's cities and farmland yield a remarkable variety of ingredients and influences. This authoritative book showcases this diversity, with 500 recipes including both beloved traditional cuisine and contemporary dishes representing the new direction of German cooking - from snacks to desserts, meat, poultry

Oct 15, 2018
The girls' guide to conquering middle school - do this, not that advice every girl needs by Catherman, Erica, 1975- author. The girls' guide to conquering middle school - do this, not that advice every girl needs

Oct 15, 2018
The great Minnesota cookie book - award-winning recipes from the Star Tribune's holiday cookie contest by Dean, Lee Svitak, 1953- author. The great Minnesota cookie book - award-winning recipes from the Star Tribune's holiday cookie contest

"A celebration of the rich traditions, creativity, and taste of the region, The Great Minnesota Cookie Book collects the best-loved recipes and baking lore from fifteen years of the Star Tribune's popular holiday cookie contest. These are winning cookies in every sense, the best of the best chosen by the contest's judges, accompanied by beautiful photographs as instructive as they are enticing"--

Oct 15, 2018
The handy literature answer book - an engaging guide to unraveling symbols, signs and meanings in great works by Burt, Daniel S., author. The handy literature answer book - an engaging guide to unraveling symbols, signs and meanings in great works

"From the epic of Gilgamesh to Aristotle and Cicero, and from Shakespeare and the King James Bible to Wuthering Heights, War and Peace, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and the Nobel-winning lyrics of Bob Dylan, the world of literature is an integral part of our lives. Great literature can shape and form thoughts and opinions as well as influence politics and predict the future. Reading can truly enrich our lives, but it can sometimes be daunting to get the most out of a great work of literatu

Oct 11, 2018
The Hashimoto's healing diet - anti-inflammatory strategies for losing weight, boosting your thyroid, and getting your energy back by Ryan, Marc, 1962- author. The Hashimoto's healing diet - anti-inflammatory strategies for losing weight, boosting your thyroid, and getting your energy back

"A practical guide to using diet and nutrition strategically to heal Hashimoto's thyroiditis. If you've been diagnosed with Hashimoto's, it can be hard to know where to start with your diet. There are so many different cookbooks and recommendations, and few provide different options for different situations. That's where The Hashimoto's Healing Diet comes in! In this book, Marc Ryan, L.Ac., will help you deal with the changes that are frequently involved with chronic conditions like Hashimoto's.

Oct 11, 2018
The jewelled table - cooking, eating & entertaining the Middle Eastern way by Kehdy, Bethany, author. The jewelled table - cooking, eating & entertaining the Middle Eastern way

Oct 11, 2018
The joy of yoga - fifty sequences for your home and studio practice by Silverman, Emma, author. The joy of yoga - fifty sequences for your home and studio practice

The Joy of Yoga offers short sequences that readers can perform while seated on airplanes, in taxi cabs, standing at the bus stop, or even while waiting for water to boil. In addition, it also includes sequences to help with daily aches, pains, and annoyances, such as tired feet, sensitive wrists, neck and shoulder tension, lower back pain, anxiety, and even heartbreak. Weekend gardeners, cyclists, runners, musicians, and waiters/waitresses will also find exercises that will help ease the tensio

Oct 11, 2018
The lives of Jack London by Viotte, Michel, author. The lives of Jack London

"This book recounts the unusual destiny of an author whose real-life adventures directly inspired everything he wrote: His early days of poverty and working with the oyster pirates of San Francisco Bay, his adventures in the Great North during the 1897 Gold Rush, his experience as a war correspondent and a photographer during the Russo-Japanese War, his eye-witness accounts of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and the Mexican Revolution, but also his activism with the Socialist Party, his travel

Oct 16, 2018
The magic of hydrogen peroxide by Thacker, Emily, author. The magic of hydrogen peroxide

"Hydrogen peroxide is trusted by every hospital and emergency room in the country for its remarkable ability to kill deadly germs like E. coli and the swine flu virus. In fact, it has attracted so much interest from doctors that over 6000 articles about it have appeared in scientific publications around the world. Research has discovered that hydrogen peroxide enables your immune system to function properly and fight infection and disease. Doctors have found it can shrink tumors and treat allerg

Oct 13, 2018

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