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Into Thin Air - Page 71

Jon Krakauer - Biography & Autobiography - 1998
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Where Men Win Glory: The Odyssey of Pat Tillman

Jon Krakauer - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 240 pages
This edition has been updated to reflect new developments and includes new material obtained through the Freedom of Information Act.
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Under the Banner of Heaven: A Story of Violent Faith

Jon Krakauer - True Crime - 2004 - 372 pages
Along the way he uncovers a shadowy offshoot of America’s fastest growing religion, and raises provocative questions about the nature of religious belief. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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The View from Castle Rock

Alice Munro - Fiction - 2006 - 349 pages
The View from Castle Rock reveals what is most essential in Munro’s art: her compassionate understanding of ordinary lives. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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On Looking: A Walker’s Guide to the Art of Observation

Alexandra Horowitz - Psychology - 2013 - 320 pages
Alexandra Horowitz shows us how to see the spectacle of the ordinary—to practice, as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle put it, “the observation of trifles.” Structured around a series of eleven walks the author takes, mostly in her Manhattan ...
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Overboard!: A True Blue-water Odyssey of Disaster and Survival

Michael J. Tougias - Nature - 2010 - 224 pages
From masterful storyteller Michael J. Tougias comes a new, heart-stopping true-life tale of maritime disaster, his most thrilling and amazing story yet.
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One Less Car: Bicycling and the Politics of Automobility

Zack Furness - Political Science - 2010 - 344 pages
The power of the bicycle to impact mobility, technology, urban space and everyday life.
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Liferay Beginner's Guide

Robert Chen, Sandeep Nair - Computers - 2011 - 396 pages
No prior knowledge of Liferay is required, although experienced Liferay portal programmers who need to get up to speed with its latest features will also find this book useful.
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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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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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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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Long-Term Durability of Polymeric Matrix Composites

Kishore V. Pochiraju, Gyaneshwar Tandon, Gregory A. Schoeppner - Technology & Engineering - 2011 - 677 pages
This book also: Covers a wide range of polymeric matrix composite applications Focuses on the durability and aging of various polymeric matrix composite materials Describes micro-mechanical and multi-scale modeling and simulation techniques ...
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Eddy Covariance: A Practical Guide to Measurement and Data Analysis

Marc Aubinet, Timo Vesala, Dario Papale - Science - 2012 - 438 pages
This highly practical handbook is an exhaustive treatment of eddy covariance measurement that will be of keen interest to scientists who are not necessarily specialists in micrometeorology.
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44 Cranberry Point

Debbie Macomber - Fiction - 2013 - 400 pages
Olivia Lockhart-Griffin Cedar Cove, Washington Dear Reader, Jack and I are just back from our honeymoon, and I'm eager to catch up with my friends Bob and Peggy Beldon, who run the Thyme and Tide bed-and-breakfast at 44 Cranberry Point.
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1862: A Novel

Robert Conroy - Fiction - 2007 - 416 pages
From the Mississippi bayou to the Pennsylvania farmlands to the woods of Maine, the great armies of Generals Grant and Lee face off in the nation’s deadliest conflict. And to the victor goes history. From the Paperback edition.
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Eiger Dreams: Ventures Among Men and Mountains

Jon Krakauer - Sports & Recreation - 2009 - 208 pages
In this collection of his finest work from such magazines as Outside and Smithsonian, he explores the subject from the unique and memorable perspective of one who has battled peaks like K2, Denali, Everest, and, of course, the Eiger.
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Aquaponic Gardening: A Step-By-Step Guide to Raising Vegetables and Fish ...

Sylvia Bernstein - Gardening - 2011 - 336 pages
Grow fish and get your greens at the same time with this definitive do-it-yourself guide
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Finance and Accounting for Nonfinancial Managers

Samuel Weaver, J. Fred Weston - Business & Economics - 2001 - 350 pages
This hands-on book details the strategies, elements, and instruction found in today's finest business schools and executive education seminars, then outlines a step-by-step model for understanding and acting on the numbers that come across ...
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Waiting to Be Heard: A Memoir

Amanda Knox - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 480 pages
Drawing from journals she kept and letters she wrote during her incarceration, Amanda gives an unflinching and deeply personal account of her harrowing experience, from the devastation of her friend's murder to the series of mistakes and ...
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