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The Audacity of Hope: Thoughts on Reclaiming the American Dream

Barack Obama - Political Science - 2006 - 320 pages
7. Ideals (Philosophy). 8. United States—Politics and government— Philosophy.
9. United States—Politics and government—2001–. I. Title. E901.1.O23A3 2006
973'.04960730092— dc22 2006028967 eISBN: 9780307382092 v3.0_r2.
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Why I Hate Abercrombie & Fitch: Essays On Race and Sexuality

Dwight McBride - Social Science - 2005 - 251 pages
Each chapter speaks a version of the truth about black gay male life, African American studies, and the black community. Original and astute, Why I Hate Abercrombie & Fitch is a powerful vision of a rapidly changing social landscape.
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Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters

Barack Obama - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2010 - 40 pages
This beautiful book celebrates the characteristics that unite all Americans, from our nation’s founders to generations to come. It is about the potential within each of us to pursue our dreams and forge our own paths.
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The Power Electronics Handbook

Timothy L. Skvarenina - Technology & Engineering - 2001 - 664 pages
The Power Electronics Handbook is your key to understanding those devices, incorporating them into controllable circuits, and implementing those systems into applications from virtually every area of electrical engineering.
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In the President's Secret Service: Behind the Scenes with Agents in the Line ...

Ronald Kessler - Social Science - 2009 - 272 pages
Only tight-lipped Secret Service agents know the real story, and Ronald Kessler is the only journalist to have won their trust. From the Hardcover edition.
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74 Seaside Avenue

Debbie Macomber - Fiction - 2014 - 400 pages
Well, Teri got married a little while ago—to Bobby Polgar, the famous chess champion. They've moved into a beautiful house, 74 Seaside Avenue, which has a spectacular view of Puget Sound.
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Complex Analysis: In the Spirit of Lipman Bers

Rubi Rodriguez, Irwin Kra, Jane P. Gilman - Mathematics - 2012 - 324 pages
The authors’ aim here is to present a precise and concise treatment of those parts of complex analysis that should be familiar to every research mathematician.
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The Reagan Diaries

Ronald Reagan - History - 2009 - 784 pages
Brought together in one volume and edited by historian Douglas Brinkley, The Reagan Diaries provides a striking insight into one of this nation's most important presidencies and sheds new light on the character of a true American leader.
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The Great Decision: Jefferson, Adams, Marshall, and the Battle for the ...

Cliff Sloan, David McKean - History - 2009 - 258 pages
Tells the riveting story of Marshall and of the landmark court case, Marbury v. Madison, through which he empowered the Supreme Court and transformed the idea of the separation of powers into a working blueprint for our modern state.
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Understanding Iraq

William R. Polk - History - 2009 - 240 pages
In this acutely penetrating and endlessly fascinating study, acknowledged Middle East authority William R. Polk presents a comprehensive history of the tumultuous events that shaped modern Iraq, while offering well-reasoned judgments on ...
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Things That Matter: Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes and Politics

Charles Krauthammer - Political Science - 2013 - 416 pages
And finally, the collection presents a trove of always penetrating, often bemused re­flections on everything from border collies to Halley’s Comet, from Woody Allen to Win­ston Churchill, from the punishing pleasures of speed chess to ...
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White King and Red Queen: How the Cold War Was Fought on the Chessboard

Daniel Johnson - Games - 2008 - 384 pages
Daniel Johnson -- journalist, editor, scholar, and chess enthusiast who once played Garry Kasparov to a draw in a simultaneous exhibition -- is the perfect guide to one of history’s most remarkable periods, when chess matches were front ...
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The Revenge of Geography: What the Map Tells Us About Coming Conflicts and ...

Robert D. Kaplan - Political Science - 2012 - 448 pages
In this provocative, startling book, Robert D. Kaplan, the bestselling author of Monsoon and Balkan Ghosts, offers a revelatory new prism through which to view global upheavals and to understand what lies ahead for continents and countries ...
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50 Ways to Wear a Scarf

Lauren Friedman - Self-Help - 2014 - 128 pages
From the Audrey to the Paris, the Top Down, or the Easy Breezy, there are 50 scarf styles in this book for any occasion or mood.
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Master of the Senate: The Years of Lyndon Johnson III

Robert A. Caro - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 1437 pages
Brilliantly weaving rich detail into a gripping narrative, Caro gives us both a galvanizing portrait of Johnson himself and a definitive and revelatory study of the workings of legislative power. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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10th Anniversary

James Patterson, Maxine Paetro - Fiction - 2011 - 448 pages
With James Patterson's white-hot speed and unquenchable action, 10th Anniversary is the most deliciously chilling Women's Murder Club book ever.
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Hallelujah! The Welcome Table: A Lifetime of Memories with Recipes

Maya Angelou - Cooking - 2009 - 240 pages
From fried meat pies, chicken livers, and beef Wellington to caramel cake, bread pudding, and chocolate éclairs, the one hundred-plus recipes included here are all tried and true, and come from Angelou’s heart and her home. Hallelujah!
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Carbon Democracy: Political Power in the Age of Oil

Timothy Mitchell - Political Science - 2011 - 224 pages
Carbon Democracy tells a more complex story, arguing that no nation escapes the political consequences of our collective dependence on oil.
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His Way: An Unauthorized Biography Of Frank Sinatra

Kitty Kelley - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 656 pages
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • With a new Introduction by the author This is the book that Frank Sinatra tried—but failed—to keep from publication, and it’s easy to understand why.
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100 Cupboards: Book 1 of the 100 Cupboards

N. D. Wilson - Juvenile Fiction - 2007 - 304 pages
Henry soon understands that these are not just cupboards, but portals to other worlds. 100 Cupboards is the first book of a new fantasy adventure, written in the best world-hopping tradition and reinvented in N. D. Wilson’s inimitable ...
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