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Intern - a doctor's initiation by Jauhar, Sandeep, 1968-

Intern - a doctor's initiation

A cardiologist offers an account of his internship and residency at a busy New York City hospital, detailing the brutal hours in a medical establishment that seems to place patients' concerns last, as well as his own experiences on the other side as a patient himself.

Oct 24, 2014
Investigate club drugs by Eldridge, Alison.

Investigate club drugs

"Find out what club drugs are, what happens when someone becomes addicted, and how the addiction is treated"--Provided by publisher.

Oct 30, 2014
Isabella - the warrior queen by Downey, Kirstin.

Isabella - the warrior queen

Drawing on new scholarship, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Woman Behind the New Deal presents a biography of Isabella of Castile, the controversial Queen of Spain who sponsored Christopher Columbus' journey to the New World, established the Spanish Inquisition and became one of the most influential female rulers in history.

Oct 30, 2014
It's the pictures that got small - Charles Brackett on Billy Wilder and Hollywood's golden age / edited by Anthony Slide. by Brackett, Charles, 1892-1969.

It's the pictures that got small - Charles Brackett on Billy Wilder and Hollywood's golden age / edited by Anthony Slide.

Oct 30, 2014
Italian all-in-one for dummies by Di Pietro, Antonietta, author.

Italian all-in-one for dummies

Provides a guide to learning Italian, exploring pronunciation, grammar, verb tenses, and using popular phrases and expressions.

Oct 30, 2014
Ivan Pavlov - a Russian life in science by Todes, Daniel Philip.

Ivan Pavlov - a Russian life in science

Oct 30, 2014
Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis - the untold story by Leaming, Barbara.

Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis - the untold story

A book that explores the seemingly magical world of Jackie Onassis' youth, her fairy-tale marriage to a wealthy and handsome senator and presidential candidate and her astonishing transformation into a deft political wife and unique first lady also explores what the author asserts was Jackie's 31-year struggle with PTSD after the assassination of her husband, John F. Kennedy.

Oct 30, 2014
Japanese design - art, aesthetics & culture by Graham, Patricia Jane.

Japanese design - art, aesthetics & culture

Oct 30, 2014
Joan of Arc - a life transfigured by Harrison, Kathryn.

Joan of Arc - a life transfigured

A fully documented, inspiring portrait of the 15th-century peasant-turned-saint draws on historical facts, folklore and centuries of critical interpretation to evaluate the questions attributed to her character.

Oct 30, 2014
Jubal Early - Robert E. Lee's "bad old man" by Cooling, Benjamin Franklin, III, 1938- author.

Jubal Early - Robert E. Lee's "bad old man"

Oct 30, 2014
Judaism's ten best ideas by Green, Arthur, 1941- author.

Judaism's ten best ideas

Oct 28, 2014
Just mercy - a story of justice and redemption by Stevenson, Bryan, author.

Just mercy - a story of justice and redemption

The founder of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama recounts his experiences as a lawyer working to assist those desperately in need, reflecting on his pursuit of the ideal of compassion in American justice.

Oct 29, 2014
Kandinsky - a retrospective by

Kandinsky - a retrospective

Oct 27, 2014
Kevin Dundon's Back to Basics - Your Essential Step-by-Step Cookbook by Dundon, Kevin

Kevin Dundon's Back to Basics - Your Essential Step-by-Step Cookbook

Oct 30, 2014
Kevin Zraly's Windows on the World complete wine course. by Zraly, Kevin.

Kevin Zraly's Windows on the World complete wine course.

Oct 28, 2014
Kidnapped by the Taliban - a story of terror, hope, and rescue by Seal Team Six by Joseph, Dilip, author.

Kidnapped by the Taliban - a story of terror, hope, and rescue by Seal Team Six

Recounts the author's harrowing experiences as a victim of kidnapping at the hands of the Taliban, recounting how he and his friends were abducted, the days he spent in captivity, and how he was rescued in a deadly SEAL Team Six operation.

Oct 30, 2014
Kill the messenger - how the CIA's crack-cocaine controversy destroyed journalist Gary Webb by Schou, Nick, author.

Kill the messenger - how the CIA's crack-cocaine controversy destroyed journalist Gary Webb

Tells the story of the tragic suicide of journalist Gary Webb, whose 1996 reporting on the connection between crack-cocaine trafficking and the CIA caused a firestorm of controversy.

Oct 30, 2014
Kingdom conspiracy - returning to the radical mission of the local church by McKnight, Scot.

Kingdom conspiracy - returning to the radical mission of the local church

Oct 28, 2014
Knit & wrap - 25 capelets, cowls & collars by Mornu, Nathalie.

Knit & wrap - 25 capelets, cowls & collars

Gathers twenty-five patterns for knitted and crocheted shawls, capelets, shrugs, and ponchos using novelty yarns, cottons, and classic wools.

Oct 30, 2014
Knowledge is beautiful by McCandless, David.

Knowledge is beautiful

"In this sequel to the bestselling book The Visual Miscellaneum, author David McCandless uses stunning and unique visuals to reveal unexpected insights into how the world really works. Every day, every hour, every minute we are bombarded with information, from television, from newspapers, from the Internet, we're steeped in it. We need a way to relate to it. Enter David McCandless and his stunning infographics, simple, elegant ways to interact with information too complex or abstract to grasp an

Oct 27, 2014