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The Psychology Book

All the big ideas, simply explained - an innovative and accessible guide to the study of human nature The Psychology Book clearly explains more than 100 groundbreaking ideas in this fascinating field of science.…

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by Lipkowitz, Daniel J688.725 LIPKOWI
by Lasky, Kathryn JB NEWTON LASKY

Newton's Rainbow : The Revolutionary Discoveries Of A Young Scientist

"A picture-book biography of young Isaac Newton, who "discovered" gravity, developed calculus, and uncovered the secrets of light and color"--…

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by Newman, Terry 746.92 NEWMAN

Legendary Authors And The Clothes They Wore

Examines fifty revered writers whose work and way of dress bears an idiosyncratic stamp influencing culture today.…

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by Farrell, Mary Cronk JB SELLINS FARRELL

Fannie Never Flinched : One Woman's Courage In The Struggle For American Labor Union Rights

Fanny Sellins was a union activist who fought and gave her life for equality and labor reform.…

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by Kassabova, Kapka 949.903 KASSABO
792.0974 SHUBERT
by Oliver, Mary 808.1 OLIVER

A Poetry Handbook

Offers advice on reading and writing poetry, and discusses imitation, sound, the line, poem forms, free verse, diction, imagery, revision, and workshops.…

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by Roach, Craig. 621.309 ROACH

Simply Electrifying : The Technology That Transformed The World, From Benjamin Franklin To Elon Musk

Looks at the stories of the researchers, innovators, businesspeople, and regulators who shaped how electricity was understood and used, from early researchers like Benjamin Franklin to contemporary innovators like Elon Musk.…

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by Borman, Tracy. 942.05 BORMAN

The Private Lives Of The Tudors : Uncovering The Secrets Of Britain's Greatest Dynasty

An examination behind the public faces of the Tudor monarchs draws on material from their most intimate courtiers to illuminate details about their private worlds, from what they ate and the clothes they wore to how they were treated while sick.…

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by Carlson, Erin 791.4361 CARLSON

I'll Have What She's Having : How Nora Ephron's Three Iconic Films Saved The Romantic Comedy

An assessment of the making of Nora Ephron's revered trilogy, 'When Harry Met Sally," "You've Got Mail," and "Sleepless in Seattle" shares an intimate portrait of the writer's life and her enduring influence on a generation of Hollywood women.…

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by Hartley, Jenny. 362.8309 HARTLEY

Charles Dickens And The House Of Fallen Women

This title vividly portrays the lot of the poor in mid-19th century London and some of the people who were moved to help. Whatever his motives Charles Dickens was one of them.…

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by Bowen, Meurig J780.9 BOWEN

The School Of Music

Introduces aspiring musicians to different instruments and genres of music, and provides an overview of music theory.…

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by Jenner, Caryn J920.72 JENNER

Amazing Women

Shares the experiences of important women in history, including Aung San Suu Kyi, Arianna Huffington, and Madam C.J. Walker.…

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by Kops, Deborah JB PAUL KOPS

Alice Paul And The Fight For Women's Rights : From The Vote To The Equal Rights Amendment

Describes the life and accomplishments of the women's rights activist, from her youth to the passage of the Equal Rights Amendment.…

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by Nelson, S. D. JB RED CLOUD NELSON
by Rau, Dana Meachen JB CHAVEZ RAU

Who Was Cesar Chavez?

Presents an account of the life of the Mexican American labor activist who helped organize the migrant farm workers and establish a union to fight for their rights.…

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by Sandler, Martin W. J910.45 SANDLER

The Whydah : A Pirate Ship Feared, Wrecked, And Found

Describes what happened when a slave ship packed with plunder was captured by pirates in 1717 then sunk by a brutal storm. Tells the story of the 1984 expedition to locate the wreck and what was uncovered.…

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by Goldstein, Bill 823.9109 GOLDSTE

The World Broke In Two : Virginia Woolf, T.S. Eliot, D.H. Lawrence, E.M. Forster And The Year That Changed Literature

"A literary history of the year 1922 in the lives of Virginia Woolf, D.H. Lawrence, E.M. Forster, and T.S. Eliot"--…

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by McKenna, Terence K. 362.29 MCKENNA

Food Of The Gods : The Search For The Original Tree Of Knowledge : A Radical History Of Plants, Drugs, And Human Evolution

"Terrence McKenna's research on man's ancient relationship with chemicals opens a doorway to the devine, and perhaps a solution for saving our troubled world"--Back cover.…

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by Merchant, Brian 004.1675 MERCHAN

The One Device : The Secret History Of The IPhone

Describes how the inception of the iPhone has transformed society and skyrocketed Apple to the most valuable company in the world, detailing how the most current technological advances have become inseparable to everyday life.…

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by Twitty, Michael 641.5929 TWITTY

The Cooking Gene : A Journey Through African American Culinary History In The Old South

"A memoir of Southern cuisine and food culture that traces the paths of the author's ancestors (black and white) through the crucible of slavery to show its effects on our food today"--…

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by Crews, Frederick C. 150.1952 CREWS

Freud : The Making Of An Illusion

An assessment of psychoanalysis and the views of its creator reveals Sigmund Freud's blunders with patients, his misunderstandings about the psychological controversies of his time, and how he advanced his career on the appropriated findings of others.…

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by Ervin, Andrew 794.8 ERVIN

Bit By Bit : How Video Games Transformed Our World

"Charting the material and technological history of video games, from the 1950s to the present"--…

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by Hughes, David W. 520.9 HUGHES
by Bass, S. Jonathan B WASHINGTO BASS

He Calls Me By Lightning : The Life Of Caliph Washington And The Forgotten Saga Of Jim Crow, Southern Justice, And The Death Penalty

" ... Reconstruction of the ... life of a wrongfully convicted man whose story becomes an historic portrait of the Jim Crow South"--…

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by Stahr, Walter. B STANTON STAHR