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  • All Aboard
    All Aboard (English, Paperback) Jim Loomis

    Written both for veteran train travelers and those considering their first rail journey, this guide book will make any trip smoother and more enjoyable with its insightful travel trips and lots of information about how railroads operate. The author explains how individual trains are operated and offers tips on booking trips, finding the lowest fares, packing for an overnight trip, what to do on...

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  • Mary Wells
    Mary Wells (English, Hardback) Peter Benjaminson

    Complete with never-before-revealed details about the sex, violence, and drugs in her life, this biography reveals the incredibly turbulent life of Motown artist Mary Wells. Based in part on four hours of previously unreleased and unpublicized deathbed interviews with Wells, this account delves deeply into her rapid rise and long fall as a recording artist, her spectacular romantic and family...

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  • The Best Film You've Never Seen
    The Best Film You've Never Seen (English, Paperback) Robert K. Elder

    In this book, 35 directors champion their favorite overlooked or critically savaged gems. Among these guilty pleasures, almost-masterpieces, and undeniable classics in need of revival are unsung noirs (Murder by Contract), famous flops (Can't Stop the Music, Joe Versus the Volcano), art films (L'ange), theatrical adaptations (The Iceman Cometh), B-movies (Killer Klowns from Outer Space), and even...

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  • The Practical Pyromaniac
    The Practical Pyromaniac (English, Paperback) William Gurstelle

    "Combining science, history, and DIY pyrotechnics, this book for the workbench warrior explains humankind's most useful and paradoxical tool: fire. William Gurstelle, author of the bestselling Backyard Ballistics, presents 25 projects with instructions, diagrams, photos, and links to video demonstrations that enable people of all ages to explore and safely play with fire. From Franklin's stove to...

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  • Whiskey Bottles and Brand-New Cars
    Whiskey Bottles and Brand-New Cars (English, Hardback) Mark Ribowsky

    This book tells the intimate story of how a band of lost souls and self-destructive misfits with uncertain artistic objectives clawed their way to the very top of the rock ’n’ roll peak, writing and performing as if beneficiaries of a deal with the devil—a deal fulfilled by a tragic fall from the sky. The rudderless genius behind their ascent was a man named Ronnie Van Zant, who guided their...

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  • Beethoven for Kids
    Beethoven for Kids (English, Paperback) Helen Bauer

    Ludwig van Beethoven was a great innovator who expanded the limits of...

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  • Native American History for Kids
    Native American History for Kids (English, Paperback) Karen Bush Gibson

    Chronicles American indigenous life through profiles of the complex societies that lived in North America when European settlers first arrived, providing capsule biographies of famous Native Americans and informative hands-on activities from planting a Three Sisters Garden to weaving a basket using newspaper strips. Original.

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  • Beginner's Guide to 3D Printing
    Beginner's Guide to 3D Printing (English, Paperback) Rigsby Mike

    3D printers have revolutionized the worlds of manufacturing, design, and art. But how does a person with little or no computer design experience create an object to print? The best way to learn is through hands-on experience. Professional engineer Mike Rigsby leads readers step-by-step through fourteen simple toy projects, each illustrated with screen caps of Autodesk 123D Design, the most common...

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  • Abyss
    Abyss (English, Paperback) John Balcom

    A core work from the second wave of Chinese modernism by an outstanding Taiwanese poet.

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  • Every Night the Trees Disappear
    Every Night the Trees Disappear (English, Hardback) Alan Greenberg, Werner Herzog

    When Alan Greenberg first showed up at Werner Herzog's Munich home at age twenty-four, he was, according to the director, the first outsider to seek him and recognize his greatness. At the end of their first evening together, Herzog urged Greenberg to work with him on his film Heart of Glass?and everything thereafter. He clinched his plea by assuring the young American, ?On the outside we'll look...

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  • Eye of the Hurricane
    Eye of the Hurricane (English, Hardback) Dr Rubin Carter

    Tells the story of Carter's spiritual journey during his twenty years of imprisonment and afterward, detailing the battles he has fought and continues to fight on behalf of the wrongly convicted.

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  • Twelve Stations
    Twelve Stations (English, Paperback) Tomasz Rozycki

    Celebrated mock heroic poem now available in English translation.

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  • So Now You're a Zombie
    So Now You're a Zombie (English, Paperback) John Austin

    A humorous handbook filled with survival strategies for the undead offers tips on how to hunt, fight, and feed, as well as instructions on how to stop a vehicle and where to find the tastiest human brains.

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  • Charting the World
    Charting the World (English, Paperback) Richard Panchyk

    As soon as early humans began to scratch images on cave walls, they began to create maps. And while these first drawings were used to find hunting grounds or avoid danger, they later developed into far more complex navigational tools. Charting the World tells the fascinating history of maps and mapmaking, navigators and explorers, and the ways that technology has enhanced our ability to understand...

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  • The Roots of Wisdom
    The Roots of Wisdom (English, Paperback) Di Zang

    One of China's "top ten" poets observes nature, relationships and self in powerful and moving lyrics.

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  • Late Beauty
    Late Beauty (Multiple languages, Paperback) Tuvia Ruebner

    One of Israel's most celebrated poets, Tuvia Ruebner celebrates his ninetieth birthday with this bilingual trade paper edition.

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  • Directions for Use
    Directions for Use (English, Paperback) Anna Ristovic

    A rich embroidery of frank sexuality and lyric images from award-winning Serbian poet

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  • Oxygen
    Oxygen (English, Paperback) Bill Johnston

    Poetry debut (in English) that explores humans in the natural world using tender, sometimes erotic, always moving language.

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  • Nine Dragon Island
    Nine Dragon Island (English, Paperback) Eleanor Goodman

    A linguistic tour-de-force, these poems traverse cultural, psychological, and international boundaries, leading the reader into entirely new territories.

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