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Cosmigraphics - Picturing Space Through Time by Benson, Michael

Cosmigraphics - Picturing Space Through Time

Oct 31, 2014
Costa Rica by

Costa Rica

Presents a travel guide to Costa Rica, describing its noteworthy sites, region by region, and including information on restaurants, accommodations, beaches, national parks, wildlife, and more.

Oct 31, 2014
CraftFail - when homemade goes horribly wrong by Mann, Heather.

CraftFail - when homemade goes horribly wrong

"Celebrates the creative process, but from the other side. This is the stuff that gets the A for Effort and LOL for outcome. But once the laughter dies down, it also inspires a warm feel-good respect for crafters who aren't afraid to fail. After all, even if there's not a mortal alive except Martha who can make a waxed heart worthy of hanging in your window to catch the sun, why shouldn't many try?"--Amazon.com.

Oct 31, 2014
Creatures of the deep - in search of the sea's monsters and the world they live in by Hoyt, Erich, author.

Creatures of the deep - in search of the sea's monsters and the world they live in

In this updated and expanded edition of Creatures of the Deep, award winning nature and science writer Erich Hoyt gives readers a glimpse of the amazing variety of creatures found in the deepest parts of the ocean. Weaving together details from the latest scientific research about sharks, giant squid, dragonfish, huge tube worms, clams and tiny microbes of the deep sea vents, Hoyt embarks on a magical journey roaming across the abyssal plains and descending into deep sea trenches more than 20,00

Oct 29, 2014
Crewel Intentions - Fresh Ideas for Jacobean Embroidery by Blomkamp, Hazel

Crewel Intentions - Fresh Ideas for Jacobean Embroidery

Oct 31, 2014
Crisis without end - the medical and ecological consequences of the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe by

Crisis without end - the medical and ecological consequences of the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe

"On the second anniversary of the Fukushima disaster, an international panel of leading medical and biological scientists, nuclear engineers, and policy experts assembled at the prestigious New York Academy of Medicine. A project of the Helen Caldicott Foundation and co-sponsored by Physicians for Social Responsibility, this gathering was a response to widespread concerns that the media and policy makers had been far too eager to move past what are clearly deep and lasting impacts for the Japane

Oct 28, 2014
Cultivating garden style - inspired ideas and practical advice to unleash your garden personality by Greayer, Rochelle.

Cultivating garden style - inspired ideas and practical advice to unleash your garden personality

Oct 29, 2014
Cutting loose - an adult's guide to coming to terms with your parents by Halpern, Howard M. (Howard Marvin), 1929-2011.

Cutting loose - an adult's guide to coming to terms with your parents

Oct 31, 2014
Daily tortilla - authentic Mexican recipes by James, Ricardo, author.

Daily tortilla - authentic Mexican recipes

Sopes, Tamales, Pozole, Huevos Rancheros -- you've never had Mexican food like this! Daily Tortilla starts with the basics of tortillas, beans, rice, and salsas, and then builds to an incredibly delicious repertoire of dishes found in any family dining room in Mexico. Say adios to Americanized Mexican food -- this is authentic, south-of-the-border flavor at its finest!--Publisher's description.

Oct 29, 2014
Danny Clinch - still moving by Clinch, Danny, author, photographer.

Danny Clinch - still moving

A leading photographer of popular contemporary musicians and bands presents a selection of his photographs over a period of thirty years, along with personal anecdotes about his career.

Oct 31, 2014
Data mining for dummies by Brown, Meta S.

Data mining for dummies

"Learn to: understand key data mining concepts and best practices; create a data model and test its validity; interpret results and communicate your findings; make a business case for investing in data mining"--Cover.

Oct 28, 2014
De Niro - a life by Levy, Shawn, author.

De Niro - a life

There's little debate that Robert De Niro is one of the greatest screen actors of his generation, perhaps of all time. His work, particularly in the first 20 years of his career, is unparalleled. De Niro become known for his deep involvement in his characters, resulting in extraordinary, chameleonic performances. Yet little is known about the off-screen De Niro--he is an intensely private man, whose rare public appearances are often marked by palpable awkwardness, in powerful contrast to his con

Oct 31, 2014
Deadly Secrets by Phelps, M. William

Deadly Secrets

Oct 31, 2014
Decision-making for dummies by Jones, Dawna.

Decision-making for dummies

Oct 29, 2014
Defending beef - the case for sustainable meat production by Niman, Nicolette Hahn.

Defending beef - the case for sustainable meat production

Oct 31, 2014
Della Fattoria bread by Weber, Kathleen (Baker), author.

Della Fattoria bread

Oct 28, 2014
Did she kill him? - a Victorian tale of deception, adultery, and arsenic by Colquhoun, Kate, 1964-

Did she kill him? - a Victorian tale of deception, adultery, and arsenic

"In the summer of 1889, young Southern belle Florence Maybrick stood trial for the alleged arsenic poisoning of her much older husband, Liverpool cotton merchant James Maybrick. The "Maybrick Mystery" had all the makings of a sensation: a pretty, flirtatious young girl; resentful, gossiping servants; rumors of gambling and debt; and torrid mutual infidelity. The case cracked the varnish of Victorian respectability, shocking and exciting the public in equal measure as they clambered to read the l

Oct 31, 2014
Digging for Richard III - the search for the lost king by Pitts, Michael W., author.

Digging for Richard III - the search for the lost king

Oct 31, 2014
Digital SLR cameras and photography for dummies by Busch, David D., author.

Digital SLR cameras and photography for dummies

Oct 31, 2014
Dirty old London - the Victorian fight against filth by Jackson, Lee, 1971-

Dirty old London - the Victorian fight against filth

Oct 31, 2014