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Enviromedics - the impact of climate change on human health by Lemery, Jay, author. Enviromedics - the impact of climate change on human health

While the subject of climate change is often in the news and social media, and its realities debated in various arenas of science and government, the health impacts are often overlooked. Here, two seasoned physicians dispel myths, clarify science, and help readers understand the threats of environmental change to human health.

Nov 23, 2017
Estate sales made easy - a practical guide to success from start to finish by Gray, Victoria, 1952- author. Estate sales made easy - a practical guide to success from start to finish

From the initial search for clients to setup to day of sale to takedown, experienced estate sale manager and founder of Estate Sales by Victoria, Victoria Gray, guides you through what it takes to become an estate sale manager. With a thorough exploration of the legal, financial, familial, and business issues, Gray lays out the nuts and bolts of an estate sale in an efficient, no-nonsense manner, yet with a sensitivity to emotions that might arise during the process. Gray also delves into the sp

Nov 22, 2017
Everything you need to know about social media - (without calling a kid) by Van Susteren, Greta, 1954- author. Everything you need to know about social media - (without calling a kid)

Nov 18, 2017
Evolution - a very short introduction by Charlesworth, Brian, author. Evolution - a very short introduction

POPULAR SCIENCE. Less than 450 years ago, all European scholars believed that the Earth was at the centre of a Universe that was at most a few million miles in extent, and that the planets, sun, and stars all rotated around this centre. Less than 250 years ago, they believed that the Universe was created essentially in its present state about 6000 years ago. Even less than 150 years ago, the view that living species were the result of special creation by God was still dominant. The recognition b

Nov 18, 2017
Extraordinary hand lettering - creative lettering ideas for celebrations, events, décor & more by Wai, Doris, author. Extraordinary hand lettering - creative lettering ideas for celebrations, events, décor & more

Are you a curious hand lettering beginner or long-time enthusiast looking to take your craft to the next level? Or are you a DIY guru or event planner wishing to breathe new life into a boring gift, event signage, or party de´cor? Extraordinary Hand Lettering opens your eyes to the endless possibilities in the world of creative lettering, showing you how to work with types of surfaces, such as wood, glass and acrylic, chalk, and even mirrors. First, learn the simple tools and tricks of hand lett

Nov 21, 2017
Faces of love - Hafez and the poets of Shiraz by Faces of love - Hafez and the poets of Shiraz

"Together, Hafez, a giant of world literature; Jahan Malek Khatun, an eloquent princess; and Obayd-e Zakani, a dissolute satirist, represent one of the most remarkable literary flowerings of any era. All three lived in the famed city of Shiraz, a provincial capital of south-central Iran, and all three drew support from arts-loving rulers during a time better known for its violence than its creative brilliance. Here Dick Davis, an award-winning poet widely considered "our finest translator of Per

Nov 21, 2017
Falafel for breakfast - modern Middle Eastern recipes for any time of the day from Kepos Street Kitchen by Rantissi, Michael, author. Falafel for breakfast - modern Middle Eastern recipes for any time of the day from Kepos Street Kitchen

130 accessible recipes that opens up a world of Middle Eastern flavours and ingredients for the contemporary home cook.

Nov 22, 2017
Fantastic forgeries - paint like Van Gogh - a step-by-step course to painting Van Gogh's classic artworks by Shurvell, Joanne, author. Fantastic forgeries - paint like Van Gogh - a step-by-step course to painting Van Gogh's classic artworks

"Hugely prolific, Vincent Van Gogh produced over 2000 works (nearly 900 paintings and more than 1,100 drawings and sketches) in a ten-year period. His story and (largely) self-taught skills are an inspiration to budding artists everywhere. Fantastic Forgeries is a simple course in the artist's legendary skills, so readers can learn his innovative techniques and then adapt and apply those techniques to their own renditions and drawings. You'll begin just as Van Gogh did, first mastering black and

Nov 22, 2017
Finance your business - secure funding to start, run, and grow your business by Finance your business - secure funding to start, run, and grow your business

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Nov 21, 2017
Finishing wood by Finishing wood

Learn how to: Sand between coats for a flawless finish, Get great results with polyurethane, Apply a tabletop finish with a hand-rubbed feel, Accentuate carvings with color, Spray water-based finishes, Revive a worn finish.

Nov 21, 2017
Folk art fusion - learn to paint colorful contemporary folk art in acrylic by Galler, Heather, 1970- author. Folk art fusion - learn to paint colorful contemporary folk art in acrylic

Folk Art Fusion explores the colorful combination of art styles present in modern folk art paintings. Learn how traditional folk art continues to influence today's painters, and discover how to create contemporary folk-art paintings with approachable, step-by-step projects featuring traditional subjects painted with creative techniques and popular style, including flowers, animals, architecture, sugar skulls, portraits, and more. Colourful, contemporary, and inspirational, Folk Art Fusion allows

Nov 23, 2017
Food + beer - great food to eat with beer by Dobson, Ross, 1965- author. Food + beer - great food to eat with beer

Nov 23, 2017
Ford Mustang - America's original pony car by Farr, Donald N., author. Ford Mustang - America's original pony car

In the early 1960s, Lee Iacocca--then director of the Ford division at Ford Motor Company--convinced Henry Ford II to produce a sporty four-seat car aimed at the emerging youth market. That car, essentially a reconfigured and re-skinned Falcon economy car, became the Ford Mustang, and it changed the automotive world like no other car before or since. In Mustang: Fifty Years, acclaimed Mustang writer Donald Farr celebrates this unbroken lineage of muscle: its phenomenal first-year sales, the new

Nov 22, 2017
Ford tough - 100 years of Ford trucks by Foster, Patrick R., author. Ford tough - 100 years of Ford trucks

"In July 1917 Ford Motor Company introduced a one-ton chassis for commercial trucks, marking what many historians feel was its official entry into the dedicated truck business. Prior to this the company had offered commercial cars, including depot hacks and delivery van bodies mounted on its standard passenger car chassis. Dealers had also offered small after-market pickup beds that could be placed on the rear of a Model T car to convert it to a pickup. But with the debut of the rugged Model TT

Nov 23, 2017
Foxtrot in Kandahar - a memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the inception of America's longest war by Evans, Duane, 1956- author. Foxtrot in Kandahar - a memoir of a CIA Officer in Afghanistan at the inception of America's longest war

"Veteran CIA officer Duane Evans is dispatched to Pakistan to "get something going in the South," still under the Taliban's sway and al-Qa'ida. With no "Southern Alliance" for the U.S. to support, a new strategy is called for. This is the true story of Evans's unexpected journey from the pristine halls of Langley to the badlands of southern Afghanistan. Within hours after he watched the horrors of 9/11 unfold during a chance visit to FBI Headquarters, Evans begins a personal and relentless quest

Nov 21, 2017
Franklin D. Roosevelt - a political life by Dallek, Robert, author. Franklin D. Roosevelt - a political life

"A one-volume biography of Roosevelt by the #1 New York Times bestselling biographer of JFK, focusing on his career as an incomparable politician, uniter, and dealmaker In an era of such great national divisiveness, there could be no more timely biography of one of our greatest presidents than one that focuses on his unparalleled political ability as a uniter and consensus-maker. While Robert Dallek's Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life will take a fresh look at the many compelling questions

Nov 17, 2017
Friendsgiving - celebrate your family of friends by Shytsman, Alexandra, author. Friendsgiving - celebrate your family of friends

While Thanksgiving is a time to be grateful for family, Friendsgiving gives us an opportunity to be thankful for friends. You won't need to be a perfect host or slave over a stove for days. This practical guide will give you the insight and advice for creating a fun, unforgettable occasion to eat and drink with friends. Tap into your own creativity with an offering of diverse recipes, from classic turkey and stuffing to modern global-inspired menus and vegan, gluten-free options. Includes twenty

Nov 23, 2017
From freezer to table - 75+ simple, whole foods recipes for gathering, cooking, and sharing by Conner, Polly, author. From freezer to table - 75+ simple, whole foods recipes for gathering, cooking, and sharing

Presents more than 75 family-friendly recipes designed to be prepared ahead of time and frozen.

Nov 22, 2017
Frommer's easyguide to Rome, Florence & Venice 2018 by Frommer's easyguide to Rome, Florence & Venice 2018

"Rome, Florence, and Venice come alive--quickly, enjoyably and affordably--with an EasyGuide from the most trusted name in travel,"--page [4] of cover.

Nov 23, 2017
Frommer's easyguide to Washington, D.C. 2018 by Ford, Elise (Elise Hartman), author. Frommer's easyguide to Washington, D.C. 2018

Nov 18, 2017

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