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Antiques handbook & price guide by Miller, Judith, 1951- author. Antiques handbook & price guide

[This book] remains the essential and trusted guide to the antiques market. It has earned the reputation of being the book no dealer, collector or auctioneer should be without. It is compiled by Judith Miller, world-renowned antiques expert and co-founder of the book, who selects the guide's 8000-plus featured antiques. Comprehensive sections cover ceramics, furniture, glass, silver and metalwares, jewellery and objets de vertu, clocks and watches, books, Oriental antiques, textiles, toys, de

Jan 19, 2018
Apocalypse Child - A Life in End Times by Edwards, Flor Apocalypse Child - A Life in End Times

Jan 18, 2018
Armed in America - a history of gun rights from colonial militias to concealed carry by Charles, Patrick J. (Historian), author. Armed in America - a history of gun rights from colonial militias to concealed carry

"This illuminating study traces the transformation of the right to arms from its inception in English and colonial American law to today's impassioned gun-control debate. As historian and legal scholar Patrick J. Charles shows, what the right to arms means to Americans, as well as what it legally protects, has changed drastically since its first appearance in the 1689 Declaration of Rights. Armed in America explores how and why the right to arms transformed at different points in history. The ri

Jan 19, 2018
At the dark end of the street - black women, rape, and resistance- a new history of the civil rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power by McGuire, Danielle L. At the dark end of the street - black women, rape, and resistance- a new history of the civil rights movement from Rosa Parks to the rise of black power

A history of America's civil rights movement traces the pivotal influence of sexual violence that victimized African American women for centuries, revealing Rosa Parks's contributions as an anti-rape activist years before her heroic bus protest.

Jan 19, 2018
Backyard medicine for all - a guide to home-grown herbal remedies by Bruton-Seal, Julie, author. Backyard medicine for all - a guide to home-grown herbal remedies

"There is a wealth of plants growing abundantly all over roadsides, cities, and in your own backyard; this coincides perfectly with alternative medicine and natural healing reaching into every facet of our lives. These plants have numerous medicinal uses that people have largely forgotten. Once valued and widely used, they've fallen out of fashion over time as they were bypassed by commercial medicine. A companion to the team's previous book [Backyard Medicine], Backyard Medicine for All will fo

Jan 19, 2018
Bad jobs and poor decisions - dispatches from the working class - a memoir by Helton, J. R. (John R.), author. Bad jobs and poor decisions - dispatches from the working class - a memoir

"The unattainable quest for middle-class stability is hauntingly captured in this biting portrayal of forgotten America Weaving the brackish humor of Chuck Palahniuk with the empathy of Barbara Ehrenreich, JR Helton brings to life an obscured underside of the American psyche in this unflinching account of life inside the working class of Texas in the 1980s. We first meet Helton as a struggling writer succumbing to the bleak reality of what it means to support himself and a troubled wife. That de

Jan 19, 2018
Bali & Lombok by Morgan, Kate (Freelance writer), author. Bali & Lombok

Provides reviews, maps, and itineraries for exploring Bali and Lombok, describing beaches, markets, villas, beachside resorts, and restaurants.

Jan 19, 2018
Betrayed! by Telchin, Stan Betrayed!

Jan 18, 2018
Black men built the Capitol - discovering African-American history in and around Washington, D.C. by Holland, Jesse J., author. Black men built the Capitol - discovering African-American history in and around Washington, D.C.

A story most Americans don't know. Slaves built the Capitol, White House, and other important Washington structures. The National Mall sits on the site of the city's once-bustling slave market. The grounds that are now Arlington National Cemetery were once a self-sustaining village for former slaves. Millions of people visit the National Mall, the White House, and the U.S. Capitol each year. If they only hear the standard story, a big question remains: Where's the black history? Packed with new

Jan 23, 2018
Bliss more - how to succeed in meditation without really trying by Watkins, Light, author. Bliss more - how to succeed in meditation without really trying

Jan 19, 2018
Blue planet II - a new world of hidden depths by Honeyborne, James, 1960- author. Blue planet II - a new world of hidden depths

"Our understanding of ocean life has changed dramatically in the last decade, with new species, new behaviours, and new habitats being discovered at a rapid rate. Blue Planet II, which accompanies an epic 7-part series on BBC1, is a ground-breaking new look at the richness and variety of underwater life across our planet. With over 200 breath-taking photographs and stills from the BBC Natural History Unit's spectacular footage, each chapter of Blue Planet II brings to life a different habitat of

Jan 23, 2018
Braided bargello quilts - simple process, dynamic designs - 16 projects by Berry, Ruth Ann, 1960- author. Braided bargello quilts - simple process, dynamic designs - 16 projects

"Grow your confidence with simple construction methods for advanced Bargello designs. Bargello master Ruth Ann Berry shares 16 all-new projects, from bed quilts to wallhangings--a satisfying next step for fans of her first book. Weaving in more design elements and colorways, you'll be able to work 20 or even 40 fabrics into a single quilt! Track your progress with a design chart and learn expert tips for fabric cutting and strip piecing."--Amazon.com.

Jan 23, 2018
Brazil. by Brazil.

Jan 17, 2018
Choosing to cheat by Stanley, Andy. Choosing to cheat

You love your family. You love the challenges of your job. But there's not enough of you to go around. Somebody isn't getting as much of your attention as they want or deserve. This little book presents a strategic plan for resolving the tension between work and home-reversing the destructive pattern of giving to your company and career what belongs to your family. But be forewarned ... you will have to cheat.

Jan 24, 2018
Christian hospitality and Muslim immigration in an age of fear by Kaemingk, Matthew, 1981- author. Christian hospitality and Muslim immigration in an age of fear

An alternative, uniquely Christian response to the growing global challenges of deep religious difference. In the last fifty years, millions of Muslims have migrated to Europe and North America. Their arrival has ignited a series of fierce public debates on both sides of the Atlantic about religious freedom and tolerance, terrorism and security, gender and race, and much more. How can Christians best respond to this situation? In this book theologian and ethicist Matthew Kaemingk offers a though

Jan 23, 2018
Confessions - a new translation by Augustine, of Hippo, Saint, 354-430, author. Confessions - a new translation

Jan 19, 2018
Counter mentor leadership - how to unlock the potential of the 4-generation workplace by Riggs, Kelly, author. Counter mentor leadership - how to unlock the potential of the 4-generation workplace

"Dynamic father and son team bring just the right balance of banter, energy, passion and substance to the topic of leadership development with an emphasis on the skills required to lead today's multi-generational workforce"--

Jan 18, 2018
Cowgirl power - how to kick ass in business and life by Gaddis, Gay, author. Cowgirl power - how to kick ass in business and life

Jan 19, 2018
Cuba - A Cultural History by West-Duran, Alan Cuba - A Cultural History

Jan 18, 2018
Culture Smart! South Africa - the essential guide to customs & culture by Morris, Isabella, author. Culture Smart! South Africa - the essential guide to customs & culture

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Jan 18, 2018

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