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935 lies - the future of truth and the decline of America's moral integrity by Lewis, Charles, 1953-

935 lies - the future of truth and the decline of America's moral integrity

Lewis describes the ways in which he sees that "truth can be manipulated and distorted by governments, corporations, even [lone] individuals. He [posits that] truth is often distorted or diminished by delay: truth in time can save terrible erroneous choices. In part a history of communication in America, a cri de couer for the principles and practice of objective reporting, and a journey into several notably labyrinths of deception, [this book is a] search for honesty in an age of casual, someti

Jul 22, 2014
935 lies - the future of truth and the decline of America's moral integrity by Lewis, Charles, 1953-

935 lies - the future of truth and the decline of America's moral integrity

Discusses how the Internet has made it more confusing to discern fact from fiction, and how those in powerful positions use their authority to control the release of information and corrupt its content.

Jul 17, 2014
A beautiful mess happy handmade home - a room-by-room guide to painting, crafting, and decorating a cheerful, more inspiring space by Larson, Elsie, author.

A beautiful mess happy handmade home - a room-by-room guide to painting, crafting, and decorating a cheerful, more inspiring space

"Give your home a "happiness makeover" with the more than 90 DIY projects, decorating tips, and inspiring ideas in this first-ever home decor book from the creators of the mega-popular style blog A Beautiful Mess"--

Jul 17, 2014
A Chinaman's chance - one family's journey and the Chinese American dream by Liu, Eric.

A Chinaman's chance - one family's journey and the Chinese American dream

"From Tony Hsieh to Amy Chua to Jeremy Lin, Chinese Americans are now arriving at the highest levels of American business, civic life, and culture. But what makes this story of immigrant ascent unique is that Chinese Americans are emerging at just the same moment when China has emerged - and indeed may displace America - at the center of the global scene. What does it mean to be Chinese American in this moment? And how does exploring that question alter our notions of just what an American is an

Jul 16, 2014
A chosen calling - Jews in science in the twentieth century by Efron, Noah J, author.

A chosen calling - Jews in science in the twentieth century

Jul 17, 2014
A chosen calling - Jews in science in the twentieth century by Efron, Noah J., author.

A chosen calling - Jews in science in the twentieth century

Jul 22, 2014
A cup of water under my bed - a memoir by Hernández, Daisy.

A cup of water under my bed - a memoir

Jul 22, 2014
A great and glorious adventure - a history of the Hundred Years War and the birth of Renaissance England by Corrigan, Gordon, author.

A great and glorious adventure - a history of the Hundred Years War and the birth of Renaissance England

In this succinct history of a conflict that raged for over a century, Gordon Corrigan reveals the horrors of battle and the machinations of power that have shaped a millennium of Anglo-French relationships.

Jul 22, 2014
A Survivor's Guide To Successful Aging with recipes with recipes for one weekby Christina E. Schilling by Schilling, Ray, author.

A Survivor's Guide To Successful Aging with recipes with recipes for one weekby Christina E. Schilling

The power to enjoy better aging is in your hands - and it's probably simpler than you think. In this easy-to-follow guide, Ray Schilling, MD, shares his straightforward approach to enjoying increased energy, preventing disease, and slowing down that ever-ticking clock. The secret? A collection of simple diet and lifestyle tips that can fit into just about any routine. You'll learn to navigate the healthiest parts of the grocery store, get a better night's sleep, and make quick and nutritious rec

Jul 18, 2014
A very principled boy - the life of Duncan Lee, Red spy and cold warrior by Bradley, Mark A. (Mark Andrew), 1956-

A very principled boy - the life of Duncan Lee, Red spy and cold warrior

Jul 22, 2014
A way of living - the art of Willem De Kooning by Zilczer, Judith.

A way of living - the art of Willem De Kooning

Examines the life and work of artist Willem De Kooning, documenting his sketches, prepatory drawings, paintings, and sculptures.

Jul 22, 2014
A wilderness of monkeys by Kirby, David, 1944- author.

A wilderness of monkeys

Jul 22, 2014
A world of noodles by Yarvin, Brian, author.

A world of noodles

Jul 17, 2014
Accentuate the negative - making the most of negative space in modern quilts by Price, Trisch author

Accentuate the negative - making the most of negative space in modern quilts

Trisch Price left QuiltCon 2013 inspired. She was intrigued by the negative space in modern quilts, seeing it as not empty space but room for positive design. She returned to her studio full of ideas. Eighteen dynamic quilts are the result. Join Trisch as she explores six aspects of negative space design: gradation, reversal, interruption, negative form, ghosting and piecing. Each category features three original quilt designs. Trisch takes you through her thought process and guides you to accen

Jul 21, 2014
Acid test - LSD, Ecstasy, and the power to heal by Shroder, Tom.

Acid test - LSD, Ecstasy, and the power to heal

Jul 22, 2014
Act Like a Success, Think Like a Success - Discovering Your Gift and the Way to Life's Riches by Harvey, Steve

Act Like a Success, Think Like a Success - Discovering Your Gift and the Way to Life's Riches

Jul 17, 2014
Against Football - A Reluctant Manifesto by Almond, Steve

Against Football - A Reluctant Manifesto

Jul 22, 2014
All the President's men by Bernstein, Carl, 1944-

All the President's men

Investigation and report of the burglary at the Watergate Hotel that culminated with President Richard Nixon's resignation from office.

Jul 22, 2014
All you need to know about the music business by Passman, Donald S.

All you need to know about the music business

Through seven editions and twenty years, All You Need to Know About the Music Industry has been the essential go-to reference for music business pros--musicians, songwriters, entertainment lawyers, agents, concert promoters, music publishers, record company execs, and music managers--as they try to navigate the rapid transformation of their industry. Now in its eighth edition--revised and updated with crucial information on the industry's major changes in response to rapid technological advances

Jul 17, 2014
Amigurumi - animal friends by Wilcox, Michele.

Amigurumi - animal friends

Introduces amigurumi, the Japanese art of crocheting or knitting small stuffed animals, and provides tips on how to design one using patterns and step-by-step instructions for 9 projects.

Jul 21, 2014