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Waiting for Contact - The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence by Squeri, Lawrence

Waiting for Contact - The Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence

Aug 28, 2016
Wasting time on the Internet by Goldsmith, Kenneth, author.

Wasting time on the Internet

"Using clear, readable prose, conceptual artist and poet Kenneth Goldsmith’s manifesto shows how our time on the Internet is not really wasted but is quite productive and creative as he puts the experience in its proper theoretical and philosophical context. Kenneth Goldsmith wants you to rethink the Internet. Many people feel guilty after spending hours watching cat videos or clicking link after link after link. But Goldsmith sees that “wasted” time differently. Unlike old media, the Internet d

Aug 28, 2016
We're still right, they're still wrong - the Democrats' case for 2016 by Carville, James.

We're still right, they're still wrong - the Democrats' case for 2016

"In We're Still Right, They're Still Wrong, Carville analyzes how the Republican party has ultimately failed to deliver on its promises and how Donald J. Trump--the party's likely nominee in the 2016 presidential election--is the embodiment of that failure--and worse..."--Dust jacket.

Aug 26, 2016
Welcome to the poisoned chalice - the destruction of Greece and the future of Europe by Galbraith, James K, author.

Welcome to the poisoned chalice - the destruction of Greece and the future of Europe

Aug 28, 2016
Welcome to the universe - an astrophysical tour by Tyson, Neil deGrasse.

Welcome to the universe - an astrophysical tour

Aug 28, 2016
What color is your parachute? 2017 - a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers by Bolles, Richard Nelson, author.

What color is your parachute? 2017 - a practical manual for job-hunters and career-changers

"The world's most popular job-search book is updated for 2017 to tailor its long-trusted guidance with up-to-the-minute information and advice for today's job-hunters and career-changers,"--Amazon.com.

Aug 23, 2016
What's so controversial about genetically modified food? by Lang, John T., author.

What's so controversial about genetically modified food?

Aug 28, 2016
What's wrong with mindfulness (and what isn't) - Zen perspectives by Rosenbaum, Robert (EDT)/ Magid, Barry (EDT)

What's wrong with mindfulness (and what isn't) - Zen perspectives

Aug 28, 2016
Where the Jews aren't - the sad and absurd story of Birobidzhan, Russia's autonomous region by Gessen, Masha, author.

Where the Jews aren't - the sad and absurd story of Birobidzhan, Russia's autonomous region

"The story of the Jews in twentieth-century Russia as told through the strange history of the Soviet solution to the Jewish question. In 1929, the Soviet Union declared the area of Birobidzhan a homeland for Jews. In the late 1920s and early 19302, tens of thousands of Jews moved to Birobidzhan, chased from the shtetl by poverty, hunger, and fear. Birobidzhan was written about breathlessly by a small group of intellectuals who envisioned a home built by Jews for Jews-- a place where Jews worked

Aug 26, 2016
Whole cooking & nutrition - an everyday superfoods approach to planning, cooking, and eating with diabetes by Cavuto, Katie, author.

Whole cooking & nutrition - an everyday superfoods approach to planning, cooking, and eating with diabetes

Aug 28, 2016
Why only us - language and evolution by Berwick, Robert C., author.

Why only us - language and evolution

Aug 28, 2016
Why write? - a master class on the art and value of writing by Edmundson, Mark, 1952- author.

Why write? - a master class on the art and value of writing

Aug 28, 2016
Wild sex - the science behind mating in the animal kingdom by Bondar, Carin, author.

Wild sex - the science behind mating in the animal kingdom

Bondar examines the sex lives of our animal cousins, which are fiendishly difficult, infinitely varied, and often violent. They involve razor sharp penises, murderous cannibals, and chemical warfare in an epic battle between the sexes. Like us, animals must first find the perfect partner. You think we have it tough? Try having to do it while being hunted down by predators, against a backdrop of unpredictable or life-threatening conditions. Then, sperm and egg must successfully meet. Can you imag

Aug 28, 2016
Windows 10 All-in-one for Dummies by Leonhard, Woody

Windows 10 All-in-one for Dummies

Aug 25, 2016
Windows Sysinternals Administrators Reference by Russinovich, Mark/ Margosis, Aaron

Windows Sysinternals Administrators Reference

Aug 25, 2016
Winter stews & one-pot dinners - tasty recipes that fill your belly and warm your heart by Malfitano, Daniella, author.

Winter stews & one-pot dinners - tasty recipes that fill your belly and warm your heart

Aug 25, 2016
Without rival - embrace your identity and purpose in an age of confusion and comparison by Bevere, Lisa, author.

Without rival - embrace your identity and purpose in an age of confusion and comparison

Aug 28, 2016
Wonder Women - 25 Innovators, Inventors, and Trailblazers Who Changed History by Maggs, Sam

Wonder Women - 25 Innovators, Inventors, and Trailblazers Who Changed History

Aug 25, 2016
Word 2016 for Professionals for Dummies by Gookin, Dan

Word 2016 for Professionals for Dummies

Aug 25, 2016
Words on the move - why English wont and cant sit still (like, literally) by McWhorter, John H, author.

Words on the move - why English wont and cant sit still (like, literally)

"A bestselling linguist takes us on a lively tour of how the English language is evolving before our eyes and why we should embrace this transformation and not fight it. Language is always changing -- but we tend not to like it. We understand that new words must be created for new things, but the way English is spoken today rubs many of us the wrong way. Whether its the use of literally to mean "figuratively" rather than "by the letter" or the way young people use LOL and like or business jargo

Aug 28, 2016