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Wrestling Li Po for the remote by Stein, Kevin

Wrestling Li Po for the remote

Aug 14, 2014
Working stiff - two years, 262 bodies, and the making of a medical examiner by Melinek, Judy.

Working stiff - two years, 262 bodies, and the making of a medical examiner

"The fearless memoir of a young forensic pathologist's "rookie season" as a NYC medical examiner, and the cases--hair-raising and heartbreaking and impossibly complex--that shaped her as both a physician and a mother. Just two months before the September 11 terrorist attacks, Dr. Judy Melinek began her training as a New York City forensic pathologist. With her husband T.J. and their toddler Daniel holding down the home front, Judy threw herself into the fascinating world of death investigation--

Aug 14, 2014
Test-driven development with Python by Percival, Harry.

Test-driven development with Python

Aug 14, 2014
With the Old Breed at Peleliu and Okinawa by Sledge, E. B. (Eugene Bondurant), 1923-

With the Old Breed at Peleliu and Okinawa

A former member of the First Marine Division gives a front line description of two World War II Pacific campaigns.

Aug 14, 2014
Well-heeled - the smart girl's guide to getting rich by Scorgie, Lesley, author.

Well-heeled - the smart girl's guide to getting rich

A financial guide for young woman that discusses how to get out and stay out of debt, save more money, and be financially smart in relationships.

Aug 14, 2014
Wherever the river runs - how a forgotten people renewed my hope in the gospel by Minter, Kelly, author.

Wherever the river runs - how a forgotten people renewed my hope in the gospel

"In Wherever the river runs, Kelly Minter invites us on a journey down a river teeming with piranhas and caimans, as well as machete-wielding mothers, heroic jungle pastors, faith-filled children, and miracles too seldom experienced in our part of the world. Kelly's honest and engaging narrative pulls back the curtain on one of the most captivating places on earth as well as on parts of the gospel we may be able to recite but have never fully believed. On this beautiful adventure through the jun

Aug 14, 2014
In faith and in doubt - how religious believers and nonbelievers can create strong marriages and loving families by McGowan, Dale.

In faith and in doubt - how religious believers and nonbelievers can create strong marriages and loving families

Aug 14, 2014
Hitler's scientists- science, war, and the devil's pact by Cornwell, John

Hitler's scientists- science, war, and the devil's pact

Aug 14, 2014
The hidden war - a Russian journalist's account of the Soviet War in Afghanistan by Borovik, Artem, 1960-2000.

The hidden war - a Russian journalist's account of the Soviet War in Afghanistan

Artyom Borovik, who died last year, was considered one of the preeminent journalists in Russia. The first glimpse inside the Soviet military machine, The Hiden War captured the soldiers' terror, helplessness, and despair at waging war in a foreign land against an unseen enemy for unclear purposes. When first published, Borovik's groundbreaking revelations exposed the weaknesses beneath the Soviet Union's aura of military might, creating an enormous controversy both in Russia and around the world

Aug 14, 2014
Expect more- demanding better libraries for today's complex world by Lankes, R. David

Expect more- demanding better libraries for today's complex world

Aug 14, 2014
MacBook for dummies by Chambers, Mark L., author.

MacBook for dummies

Aug 14, 2014
Business model generation - a handbook for visionaries, game changers, and challengers by Osterwalder, Alexander.

Business model generation - a handbook for visionaries, game changers, and challengers

Offers tools and techniques to systematically understand, design, and implement new business models and renovate and rework old models.

Aug 14, 2014
Blackboard - a personal history of the classroom by Buzbee, Lewis, 1957-

Blackboard - a personal history of the classroom

Aug 14, 2014
The best yes - making wise decisions in the midst of endless demands by TerKeurst, Lysa.

The best yes - making wise decisions in the midst of endless demands

The author discusses how to cure the disease to please with a biblical understanding of the command to love; how to escape the guilt of disappointing others by learning the secret of the small no; how to overcome the agony of hard choices by embracing a wisdom based decision-making process; and, how to rise above the rush of endless demands and discover your best yes today.

Aug 14, 2014
Becoming Freud - the making of a psychoanalyst by Phillips, Adam, 1964-

Becoming Freud - the making of a psychoanalyst

"Becoming Freud is the story of the young Freud-Freud up until the age of fifty-that incorporates all of Freud's many misgivings about the art of biography. Freud invented a psychological treatment that involved the telling and revising of life stories, but he was himself skeptical of the writing of such stories. In this biography, Adam Phillips, whom the New Yorker calls "Britain's foremost psychoanalytical writer," emphasizes the largely and inevitably undocumented story of Freud's earliest ye

Aug 14, 2014
Bad feminist - essays by Gay, Roxane, author.

Bad feminist - essays

A collection of essays spanning politics, criticism, and feminism from one of the most-watched young cultural observers of her generation, Roxane Gay. "Pink is my favorite color. I used to say my favorite color was black to be cool, but it is pink, all shades of pink. If I have an accessory, it is probably pink. I read Vogue, and I'm not doing it ironically, though it might seem that way. I once live-tweeted the September issue." In these funny and insightful essays, Roxane Gay takes us through

Aug 14, 2014
The baby wait - lessons learned while trying to become a mum by Sharkey, Lyn.

The baby wait - lessons learned while trying to become a mum

Aug 14, 2014
The art of daring - risk, restlessness, imagination by Phillips, Carl, 1959-

The art of daring - risk, restlessness, imagination

Aug 14, 2014
Photography today - a history of contemporary photography by Durden, Mark, author.

Photography today - a history of contemporary photography

Aug 14, 2014
Ruby Ridge - the truth and tragedy of the Randy Weaver family by Walter, Jess, 1965-

Ruby Ridge - the truth and tragedy of the Randy Weaver family

Aug 14, 2014