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Enough said - what's gone wrong with the language of politics? by Thompson, Mark John, 1957-

Enough said - what's gone wrong with the language of politics?

"'Free speech' always has been limited by obstacles: national, state, or local laws, organizational rules, social restrictions, incomplete transmission via technology, and the limits of language itself. Now, with the advent of social media platforms such as Twitter, Facebook, Google Plus, and YouTube, a new era has emerged, and free speech has exploded. Never before have we enjoyed such free and diverse access to information, or more freedom to debate issues. But with such openness of languag

Jul 25, 2016
Essential prefabricated straw bale construction - the complete step-by-step guide by Magwood, Chris, author.

Essential prefabricated straw bale construction - the complete step-by-step guide

"Essential PrefabStraw Bale Construction is a fully-illustrated, practical guide to pre-manufactured bale walls, which combine the performance and low environmental impact of traditional straw bale with greatly reduced labor and more consistent results. This indispensable manual covers the properties, applications, specifications, code-compliance and climate data, rounded out by step-by-step instructions and budgeting information for this exciting new development in sustainable building."--

Jul 21, 2016
Eureka! - 50 scientists who shaped human history by Grant, John,d1949- author.

Eureka! - 50 scientists who shaped human history

Profiles fifty scientists from Pythagoras to James Hansen, describing their achievements and lasting impact on human history.

Jul 25, 2016
Evening chore - poems by Wagner, Shari, 1958-

Evening chore - poems

"In Evening Chore, Wagner takes us with her to the far pasture, that borderland where at dusk the known meets the unknown, where details are at once familiar and mysterious, where "a kill-deer, plain-collared plover of open fields" circles above us, "with the pull of ocean in its flight." This landscape is both personal and mythological, evoking those invisible connections that Wagner sensed from her extended Mennonite family as well as from time spent in Kenya, Somalia, and among the Choctaw in

Jul 20, 2016
Eventually one dreams the real thing by Boruch, Marianne, 1950- author.

Eventually one dreams the real thing

Jul 26, 2016
Every falling star - how I survived and escaped North Korea by Lee, Sungju.

Every falling star - how I survived and escaped North Korea

Jul 25, 2016
Excel® sales forecasting for dummies by Carlberg, Conrad George, author.

Excel® sales forecasting for dummies

A guide to using Microsoft Excel to organize and forecast sales data.

Jul 26, 2016
Eyes on the street - the life of Jane Jacobs by Kanigel, Robert, author.

Eyes on the street - the life of Jane Jacobs

Jul 26, 2016
Falling free - rescued from the life I always wanted by Martin, Shannan, 1976- author.

Falling free - rescued from the life I always wanted

Jul 26, 2016
Falling through the earth- a memoir by Trussoni, Danielle

Falling through the earth- a memoir

Jul 26, 2016
Favorite fabric bowls, boxes & vases - 15 quick-to-make projects - 45 inspiring variations by Johansen, Linda, 1951- author.

Favorite fabric bowls, boxes & vases - 15 quick-to-make projects - 45 inspiring variations

Jul 21, 2016
Female serial killers by Rauf, Don, author.

Female serial killers

Presents an in-depth approach to evaluating the life and crimes of some of the world's most vicious women, including Lady Elizabeth Bathory, Bell Gunness, and Aileen Wuornos.

Jul 25, 2016
Fight to Learn - The Struggle to Go to School by Scandiffio, Laura

Fight to Learn - The Struggle to Go to School

Jul 25, 2016
Figuring Out Fashion - Balance Your Wardrobe and Your Budget by Hunt, Jay/ Massey, Barley (CON)

Figuring Out Fashion - Balance Your Wardrobe and Your Budget

Jul 25, 2016
Finding Franklin - the untold story of a 165-year search by Potter, Russell A., 1960- author.

Finding Franklin - the untold story of a 165-year search

"In 2014 media around the world buzzed with news that an archaeological team from Parks Canada had located and identified the wreck of the HMS Erebus, the flagship of Sir John Franklin's lost expedition to find the Northwest Passage. Finding Franklin outlines the larger story and the cast of detectives from every walk of life that led to the discovery, solving of one of the Arctic's greatest mysteries. In compelling and accessible prose, Russell Potter details his decades of work alongside key f

Jul 26, 2016
Finding god in the waves - how I lost my faith and found it through science by McHargue, Mike, author.

Finding god in the waves - how I lost my faith and found it through science

Jul 26, 2016
Firefly Spanish-English visual dictionary by

Firefly Spanish-English visual dictionary

From everyday objects to highly specialized equipment, this visual dictionary shows you what other dictionaries can only describe in words. Perfect for students, teachers, and language learners.

Jul 26, 2016
Fix it - getting accountability right, the official sequel to The Oz Principle, 240 solutions to your toughest business problems by Connors, Roger, author.

Fix it - getting accountability right, the official sequel to The Oz Principle, 240 solutions to your toughest business problems

"From the world's leading experts on workplace accountability comes the most comprehensive study on the subject, revealing the cure that could fix low employee engagement in the workplace once and for all"--

Jul 26, 2016
Fodor's Argentina by

Fodor's Argentina

From the scenic Mendoza wineries in the foothills of the Andes, to the cultural riches of Buenos Aires, to the gorgeous glacial terrain of Patagonia, Argentina offers experiences for all types of travelers. Whether they plan to marvel at the spectacular waterfalls of Iguazu Falls or dance the tango in a swanky nightclub, Fodor's Argentina helps travelers take in the most memorable sights and experiences of this culturally and geographically rich country.

Jul 20, 2016
Fodor's Brazil. by

Fodor's Brazil.

Jul 21, 2016