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Green metropolis - the extraordinary landscapes of New York City as nature, history, and design by Rogers, Elizabeth Barlow, 1936-

Green metropolis - the extraordinary landscapes of New York City as nature, history, and design

May 31, 2016
Grilled cheese kitchen - bread + cheese + everything in between by Gibson, Heidi, author.

Grilled cheese kitchen - bread + cheese + everything in between

Provides recipes for thirty-nine grilled cheese sandwiches and forty accompaniments and side dishes, including bro 'wich project grilled cheese, feta fetish grilled cheese, bbq chicken mac, fresh corn chowder, and muffaletta olive salad.

May 31, 2016
Handcuffed - what holds policing back, and the keys to reform by Sparrow, Malcolm K., author.

Handcuffed - what holds policing back, and the keys to reform

"The police shooting of an unarmed young black man in the St. Louis, Missouri, suburb of Ferguson earlier this year sparked riots and the beginning of a national conversation on race and policing. Much of that conversation has focused more on social issues. Malcolm Sparrow, who teaches at Harvard's Kennedy School and is a former British police detective, argues in this new book that there is another dimension that played a role not only in Ferguson but in many other high-profile police killings

May 31, 2016
Handspinning by McCuin, Judith MacKenzie.

Handspinning

This visual guide shows you the basics, beginning with the tools and fibers, and takes you through spinning, plying, making novelty yarns, using exotic fibers, dyeing, and more. Whether you use an inexpensive hand spindle or splurge on a spinning wheel, stick with wool or try alpaca, cashmere, or cotton, you'll learn how to create fun, original, one-of-a-kind yarns that you can knit or weave into truly unique, handmade, and all-natural creations. Concise two-page lessons show you all the steps t

May 31, 2016
Head in the Cloud - Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up by Poundstone, William

Head in the Cloud - Why Knowing Things Still Matters When Facts Are So Easy to Look Up

May 31, 2016
Heads I Win, Tails I Win - Why Smart Investors Fail and How to Tilt the Odds in Your Favor by Jakab, Spencer

Heads I Win, Tails I Win - Why Smart Investors Fail and How to Tilt the Odds in Your Favor

May 31, 2016
Helping children succeed - what works and why by Tough, Paul, author.

Helping children succeed - what works and why

"What should we do to improve the lives of children growing up in adversity? From the best-selling author of How children succeed, a handbook to guide readers through the new science of success." -- From dustjacket.

May 31, 2016
Herbs - gardens, decorations, and recipes by Tolley, Emelie.

Herbs - gardens, decorations, and recipes

This lifestyle book about gardening, decorating, and cooking with herbs features recipes and provides a directory of sources for herbs.

May 31, 2016
Home before night by Leonard, Hugh.

Home before night

May 31, 2016
Home game - big-league stories from my life in baseball's first family by Boone, Bret, 1969- author.

Home game - big-league stories from my life in baseball's first family

"The first third-generation baseball player in Major League Baseball history provides a sometimes moving, always candid look at his family's 70 years in the world of professional baseball,"--NoveList.

May 31, 2016
Home improvement projects for the busy & broke - how to get your sh!t together and live like an adult by Salway, Christina, author.

Home improvement projects for the busy & broke - how to get your sh!t together and live like an adult

"Searching for a house or apartment is difficult enough on its own; transforming it into your home is an entirely different story, especially for those who have never lived on their own before. As millenials create their first homes away from home, they are bombarded with constant DIY ideas and articles on social media. Unfortunately, many of the seemingly simple ideas are beyond the average twenty-something's means. Home Improvement Projects for the Busy & Broke aims to give you the knowhow an

May 31, 2016
Honor bound - how a cultural ideal has shaped the american psyche by Brown, Ryan P.

Honor bound - how a cultural ideal has shaped the american psyche

May 31, 2016
Housebroken - Admissions of an Untidy Life by Notaro, Laurie

Housebroken - Admissions of an Untidy Life

May 31, 2016
How the other half lives - studies among the tenements of New York by Riis, Jacob A. (Jacob August), 1849-1914.

How the other half lives - studies among the tenements of New York

May 31, 2016
How to be an artist without losing your mind, your shirt, or your creative compass - a practical guide by Nagler, JoAnneh, author.

How to be an artist without losing your mind, your shirt, or your creative compass - a practical guide

Offers guidance for finding a balance between creative output and financial needs, with step-by-step strategies for maintaining a day job while reserving time for art.

May 31, 2016
How to choose a leader - Machiavelli's advice to citizens by Viroli, Maurizio, author.

How to choose a leader - Machiavelli's advice to citizens

"One of the greatest political advisers of all time, Niccolo` Machiavelli thought long and hard about how citizens could identify great leaders--ones capable of defending and enhancing the liberty, honor, and prosperity of their countries. Drawing on the full range of the Florentine's writings, acclaimed Machiavelli biographer Maurizio Viroli gathers and interprets Machiavelli's timeless wisdom about choosing leaders. The brief and engaging result is a new kind of Prince--one addressed to citize

May 31, 2016
How to create your own jewelry line by Shapiro, Emilie, author.

How to create your own jewelry line

May 31, 2016
How to listen to jazz by Gioia, Ted, author.

How to listen to jazz

May 31, 2016
How to Manage People by Armstrong, Michael

How to Manage People

May 31, 2016
How to Write Reports and Proposals by Forsyth, Patrick

How to Write Reports and Proposals

May 31, 2016