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Gun control in the Third Reich - disarming the Jews and "enemies of the state" by Halbrook, Stephen P., author.

Gun control in the Third Reich - disarming the Jews and "enemies of the state"

Sep 29, 2014
Hack attack - the inside story of how the truth caught up with Rupert Murdoch by Davies, Nick, 1953-

Hack attack - the inside story of how the truth caught up with Rupert Murdoch

"The definitive book on how the News of the World phone-hacking scandal reached the highest echelons of power in the government, security, and the media in the UK, from the journalist who broke the story"--

Sep 30, 2014
Hack attack - the inside story of how the truth caught up with Rupert Murdoch by Davies, Nick, 1953-

Hack attack - the inside story of how the truth caught up with Rupert Murdoch

"The definitive book on how the News of the World phone-hacking scandal reached the highest echelons of power in the government, security, and the media in the UK, from the journalist who broke the story"--

Sep 25, 2014
Hacking h(app)iness - why your personal data counts and how tracking it can change the world by Havens, John C.

Hacking h(app)iness - why your personal data counts and how tracking it can change the world

"In Hacking Happiness, futurist and contributing Mashable writer John C. Havens introduces you to your "quantified self"-your digital identity represented by gigabytes of data produced from tracking your activities on your smartphone and computer. Harvested by megacorporations such as Google, Facebook, and Amazon, Havens argues that companies gather this data because of its immense economic value, encouraging a culture of "sharing" as they hoard the information based on our lives for private mon

Sep 30, 2014
Hacking h(app)iness - why your personal data counts and how tracking it can change the world by Havens, John C.

Hacking h(app)iness - why your personal data counts and how tracking it can change the world

"In Hacking Happiness, futurist and contributing Mashable writer John C. Havens introduces you to your "quantified self"-your digital identity represented by gigabytes of data produced from tracking your activities on your smartphone and computer. Harvested by megacorporations such as Google, Facebook, and Amazon, Havens argues that companies gather this data because of its immense economic value, encouraging a culture of "sharing" as they hoard the information based on our lives for private mo

Sep 26, 2014
Handmade furniture - 21 classic woodworking projects to build for your home by Nathan, Rafael, 1952-

Handmade furniture - 21 classic woodworking projects to build for your home

"For a woodworker, there's nothing more satisfying than building a project that adds beauty and function to a busy home: the stunning cutting board used every night in the kitchen, the elegant and helpful end-table next to the bed, or the handsome coffee table that proudly serves in the living room. Ultimately, it's the handmade pieces of furniture that become the family heirlooms for generations to come. With Handmade Furniture by Raf Nathan, a professional cabinetmaker and the editor of Austra

Sep 24, 2014
Hate crimes in cyberspace by Citron, Danielle Keats, 1968-

Hate crimes in cyberspace

Sep 25, 2014
He texted! - the no-abbreves, WTF truth about men and dating in the digital era by Henderson, Carrie.

He texted! - the no-abbreves, WTF truth about men and dating in the digital era

Offers practical dating advice relevant for today's generation that clears up any mysteries about texting, friending, following, liking, LOLing, and poking that have become commonplace in the smartphone era.

Sep 25, 2014
He texted! - the no-abbreves, WTF truth about men and dating in the digital era by Henderson, Carrie.

He texted! - the no-abbreves, WTF truth about men and dating in the digital era

Sep 30, 2014
Herculaneum - art of a buried city by Guidobaldi, Maria Paola, author.

Herculaneum - art of a buried city

"A sumptuously illustrated survey of the art and architecture of this prosperous Roman town, remarkably preserved by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in AD 79 Herculaneum, located on the picturesque Bay of Naples, was buried in the same volcanic eruption as its larger neighbor, Pompeii. But while Pompeii was covered by a relatively shallow layer of loose volcanic ash, Herculaneum was submerged in deep flows of hot volcanic mud, which preserved the upper stories of buildings, as well as organic ma

Sep 26, 2014
Hitchcock's stars - Alfred Hitchcock and the Hollywood studio system by Coffin, Lesley L.

Hitchcock's stars - Alfred Hitchcock and the Hollywood studio system

Sep 26, 2014
Hoard of the dragon queen / Tyranny of Dragons by Baur, Wolfgang (Writer on fantasy games) author.

Hoard of the dragon queen / Tyranny of Dragons

A detailed scenario for an adventure for players of "Dungeons & Dragons" involving the struggle to defeat a dragon cult outlines settings, characters, statistics, and other narrative ideas.

Sep 30, 2014
How Google works by Schmidt, Eric, 1955 April 27-

How Google works

"Jack Welch's Straight from the Gut was once the essential primer for managers, but today's leaders need a new playbook. In HOW GOOGLE WORKS, Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg distill their decades of working in the high-tech industry into a practical and fun-to-read guide for those who want to succeed in an ever-changing business landscape. The book offers how-to advice on strategy, corporate culture, talent, decision-making, innovation, communication and dealing with disruption. The authors

Sep 26, 2014
How Star Wars conquered the universe - the past, present, and future of a multibillion dollar franchise by Taylor, Chris, 1973-

How Star Wars conquered the universe - the past, present, and future of a multibillion dollar franchise

Sep 30, 2014
How to get organized without resorting to arson - a step-by-step guide to clearing your desk without panic or the use of open flame by Franklin, Liz, 1953-

How to get organized without resorting to arson - a step-by-step guide to clearing your desk without panic or the use of open flame

Sep 29, 2014
How to make your long-distance relationship work and flourish - a couple's guide to being apart and staying happy by Butler, Tamsen, 1974-

How to make your long-distance relationship work and flourish - a couple's guide to being apart and staying happy

Sep 26, 2014
How we got to now - six innovations that made the modern world by Johnson, Steven, 1968- author.

How we got to now - six innovations that made the modern world

"From the New York Times-bestselling author of Where Good Ideas Come From and Everything Bad Is Good for You, a new look at the power and legacy of great ideas. In this illustrated volume, Steven Johnson explores the history of innovation over centuries, tracing facets of modern life (refrigeration, clocks, and eyeglass lenses, to name a few) from their creation by hobbyists, amateurs, and entrepreneurs to their unintended historical consequences. Filled with surprising stories of accidental gen

Sep 30, 2014
Hyper - a personal history of ADHD by Denevi, Timothy, author.

Hyper - a personal history of ADHD

"Hyper: A Personal History of ADHD is Timothy Denevi's memoir of growing up as a hyperactive child, intertwined with his even-handed and thorough reporting on the history of the diagnosis and its treatment. Beginning with the moment he first started having severe emotional fits, his book traces his compelling and moving journey through fifteen years of diagnosis and treatment as he illuminates the medical and psychological theories and practices that shape our understanding of this controversial

Sep 26, 2014
I can hear you whisper - an intimate journey through the science of sound and language by Denworth, Lydia, 1966-

I can hear you whisper - an intimate journey through the science of sound and language

"An investigation into the science of hearing, child language acquisition, neuroplasticity, brain development, and Deaf culture spurred by Lydia Denworth's discovery that her son couldn't hear her lullabies and the family's life-altering decision to givehim a cochlear implant. Lydia Denworth's third son, Alex, was almost two when he was diagnosed with profound and progressive hearing loss. As both a science writer and the mother of young children, Denworth was steeped in messages about the impo

Sep 26, 2014
I'll drink to that - a life in style, with a twist by Halbreich, Betty, 1927- author.

I'll drink to that - a life in style, with a twist

"Eighty-six-year-old Betty Halbreich is a true original. A tough broad who could have stepped straight out of Stephen Sondheim's repertoire, she has spent nearly forty years as the legendary personal shopper at Bergdorf Goodman, where she works with socialites, stars, and ordinary women off the street. She has helped many find their true selves through clothes, frank advice, and her own brand of wisdom. She is trusted by the most discriminating persons--including Hollywood's top stylists--to tel

Sep 24, 2014