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Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo

Oscar Zeta Acosta - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 208 pages
Written with uninhibited candor and manic energy, this book is Acosta's own account of coming of age as a Chicano in the psychedelic sixties, of taking on impossible cases while breaking all tile rules of courtroom conduct, and of ...
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Principles of Environmental Sciences

Jan J. Boersema, Lucas Reijnders - Science - 2008 - 542 pages
There is special emphasis on modelling and integrated assessment. This book is different because it stresses the societal, cultural and historical dimensions of environmental problems.
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The Revolt of the Cockroach People

Oscar Zeta Acosta - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 272 pages
Here are the brazen games of "chicken" Acosta played against the Anglo legal establishment; battles fought with bombs as well as writs; and a reluctant hero who faces danger not only from the police but from the vatos locos he champions.
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Strength and Conditioning for Young Athletes: Science and application

Rhodri S. Lloyd, Jon L. Oliver - Sports & Recreation - 2013 - 256 pages
This is an essential resource for all students of strength and conditioning or paediatric exercise science, as well as any coach or athletic trainer working with children and young people.
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The Chameleon Wore Chartreuse: A Chet Gecko Mystery

Bruce Hale - Juvenile Fiction - 2001 - 112 pages
Chet Gecko loves a good mystery.
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Eight Million Ways to Die

Lawrence Block - Fiction - 2009 - 384 pages
Nobody knows better than Matthew Scudder how far down a person can sink in this city.
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Babylon's Ark: The Incredible Wartime Rescue of the Baghdad Zoo

Lawrence Anthony, Graham Spence - Nature - 2007 - 256 pages
Together the Americans and Iraqis had managed to keep alive the animals that had survived the invasion. Babylon's Ark chronicles the zoo's transformation from bombed-out rubble to peaceful park.
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This I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women

Jay Allison, Dan Gediman - Literary Collections - 2006 - 304 pages
An inspiring collection of the personal philosophies of a group of remarkable men and women Based on the National Public Radio series of the same name, This I Believe features eighty essayists--from the famous to the unknown--completing the ...
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