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Standoff - Poems by Rivard, David

Standoff - Poems

Jun 28, 2016
Stars in the ring - Jewish champions in the golden age of boxing - a photographic history by Silver, Mike, 1945-

Stars in the ring - Jewish champions in the golden age of boxing - a photographic history

An illustrated compendium of Jewish boxers active between 1901 and 1939, including Abe Attell, Georgie Abrams, and Maxie Shapiro.

Jun 23, 2016
Stars in the ring - Jewish champions in the golden age of boxing - a photographic history by Silver, Mike, 1945- author.

Stars in the ring - Jewish champions in the golden age of boxing - a photographic history

"For more than sixty years--from the 1890s to the 1950s--boxing was an integral part of American popular culture and a major spectator sport rivaling baseball in popularity. ... In the period from 1901 to 1939, 29 Jewish boxers were recognized as world champions and more than 160 Jewish boxers ranked among the top contenders in their respective weight divisions. Stars in the Ring, by renowned boxing historian Mike Silver, presents this vibrant social history in the first illustrated encyclopedic

Jun 28, 2016
Stay, Breathe With Me - The Gift of Compassionate Medicine by Allison, Helen, RN/ Allison, Irene (CON)/ Skelton, David (FRW)

Stay, Breathe With Me - The Gift of Compassionate Medicine

Jun 28, 2016
Stephen King and philosophy by Held, Jacob M. (EDT)

Stephen King and philosophy

"Haunting us with such unforgettable stories as The Shining, Shawshank Redemption, Salem's Lot, Carrie, The Green Mile, and Pet Semetary, Stephen King has been an anchor of American horror, science fiction, psychological thrillers, and suspense for over forty years. His characters have brought chills to our spines and challenged our notions of reality while leaving us in awe of the perseverance of the human spirit. As the first book in the new Great Authors and Philosophy series, Stephen King an

Jun 28, 2016
Styling nature - a masterful approach to floral arrangements by Miller, Lewis (Floral designer), author.

Styling nature - a masterful approach to floral arrangements

Renowned New York{u2013}based floral designer Lewis Miller presents a fresh take on the arrangement and display of flowers{u2014}discussing the approach to and the inspiration behind his lavish creations. Lewis Miller{u2019}s first book features lush, naturally lit still lifes of his beautiful arrangements and compositions. The designer, who has a background in horticulture and landscape design, describes his work as "sumptuous nature."

Jun 28, 2016
Styling Nature - A Masterful Approach to Floral Arrangements by Miller, Lewis/ Arakas, Irini (CON)/ Freeman, Don (PHT)/ Garcia, Nina (FRW)

Styling Nature - A Masterful Approach to Floral Arrangements

Jun 23, 2016
Summer berries & autumn fruits - 120 sensational sweet & savory recipes by Rigg, Annie, author.

Summer berries & autumn fruits - 120 sensational sweet & savory recipes

"Sweet cherries, juicy oranges, succulent strawberries, tongue-tingling limes - everyone has a favorite fruit, though too often many of us just eat it as it comes, or stick to classics such as apple crumble. In this inspiring collection of seasonal recipes, Annie Rigg offers 120 original, exciting and tempting ways to enjoy the orchard's bounty. Whether introducing a splash of color to your plate or providing the perfect tangy countertaste to a rich cheese, she shows how fruit can play the starr

Jun 27, 2016
Summers Under the Tamarind Tree - Recipes & Memories from Pakistan by Usmani, Sumayya

Summers Under the Tamarind Tree - Recipes & Memories from Pakistan

Jun 28, 2016
Swans of the Kremlin - ballet and power in Soviet Russia by Ezrahi, Christina.

Swans of the Kremlin - ballet and power in Soviet Russia

"A fascinating glimpse at the collision of art and politics during the first fifty years of the Soviet period. Ezrahi shows how the producers and performers of Russia's two major ballet troupes quietly but effectively resisted Soviet cultural hegemony during this period"--

Jun 24, 2016
Swim speed strokes for swimmers and triathletes - master Butterfly, Backstroke, Breaststroke, and Freestyle for your fastest swimming by Taormina, Sheila.

Swim speed strokes for swimmers and triathletes - master Butterfly, Backstroke, Breaststroke, and Freestyle for your fastest swimming

Jun 28, 2016
Swimming - steps to success by Bay, Scott, 1964- author.

Swimming - steps to success

Jun 28, 2016
Taking charge of your fertility - the definitive guide to natural birth control, pregnancy achievement, and reproductive health by Weschler, Toni, 1955- author.

Taking charge of your fertility - the definitive guide to natural birth control, pregnancy achievement, and reproductive health

Offers a natural alternative to ineffective procedures and a biologically proven method of fertility control for avoiding or achieving pregnancy.

Jun 23, 2016
Taking charge of your fertility - the definitive guide to natural birth control, pregnancy achievement, and reproductive health by Weschler, Toni, 1955- author.

Taking charge of your fertility - the definitive guide to natural birth control, pregnancy achievement, and reproductive health

Offers a natural alternative to ineffective procedures and a biologically proven method of fertility control for avoiding or achieving pregnancy.

Jun 28, 2016
Taking Charge of Your Fertility for Dummies by Consumer Dummies (COR)

Taking Charge of Your Fertility for Dummies

Jun 23, 2016
Taking your first shot - a woman's introduction to defensive shooting and personal safety by Finch, Lynne.

Taking your first shot - a woman's introduction to defensive shooting and personal safety

A guide for women on shooting handguns for personal protection covers topics ranging from finding formal training and selecting a handgun to shooting fundamentals, malfunctions, and weapon care and maintenance.

Jun 23, 2016
Taking your first shot - a woman's introduction to defensive shooting and personal safety by Finch, Lynne.

Taking your first shot - a woman's introduction to defensive shooting and personal safety

Numbers don't lie; more and more women are purchasing guns and learning to shoot! While shooting used to be a male-dominated sport, women across the country have begun discovering that a trip to the range not only is relaxing, but also brings with it a sense of strength and empowerment. Taking Your First Shot is an introductory guide perfect for either those stepping out onto the range for the first time or those looking to brush up on their skills. Author Lynne Finch coaches women on the decisi

Jun 28, 2016
Talking stick - peacemaking as a spiritual path by Beyer, Stephan V., 1943- author.

Talking stick - peacemaking as a spiritual path

"Practices for openhearted speaking and devout listening to restore harmony in families, relationships, schools, workplaces, and communities [bullet] Details how to approach life with a listening heart and create a sacred space for communication [bullet] Offers exercises for new peacemaking circles, ceremonial ways to begin each circle, and peacemaker tools to unmask the needs and feelings behind conflict [bullet] Explains how to apply this practice in multiple ways, with groups large a

Jun 28, 2016
Tango - my childhood, backwards and in high heels by Bond, Justin.

Tango - my childhood, backwards and in high heels

In this humorous coming-of-age tale, Bond raises issues about LGBTQ adolescence, parenting trans/queer children, and bullying.

Jun 27, 2016
Tattoo masters by

Tattoo masters

Jun 28, 2016