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North American Exploration

Michael Golay · Wiley
Pages: 518
Format: Hardcover

A comprehensive, highly readable referenceThis is an authoritative, one-stop resource for essential information on the exploration of North America, from alleged pre-Columbian explorers to polar expeditions in the twentieth century. Completely up-to-date in content and historical approach,...
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Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your Goals

Rachel Hollis · Harpercollins Leadership
Pages: 216
Format: Hardcover

"Hollis's writing is beautifully blunt, and she humbly thanks her fans for her success. Her actionable ideas and captivating voice will encourage women to believe in themselves." - Publisher's Weekly (starred review)

"I believe we can change the world. But first,...

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Chemistry of Essential Oils Made Simple: God's Love Manifest in Molecules

David Stewart · N A P S A C Reproductions; 6.8.2005 edition
Format: Book

This solidly scientific book is anchored in scripture and easy to understand, It will give you an appreciation of both the scientific and spiritual bases of healing by prayer and anointing with oils.
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Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town

Jon Krakauer · Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Pages: 386
Format: eBook

From bestselling author Jon Krakauer, a stark, powerful, meticulously reported narrative about a series of sexual assaults at the University of Montana ­ - stories that illuminate the human drama behind the national plague of campus rape

Missoula, Montana, is a typical college...

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Good profit : how creating value for others built one of the world's most successful companies

Charles G Koch · Crown Business
Pages: 276
Format: Print book

"A Legendary CEO's Unique Management System In 1967, Charles Koch took the reins of his father's company and began the process of growing it from a $21 million company into a global corporation with revenues of about $115 billion, according to Forbes. So how did this MIT engineer...
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Crossing Over: A Mexican Family on the Migrant Trail

Rubén Martínez · Metropolitan Books; 1st edition
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

A moving account of a family's odyssey by "one of the brightest voices of a new generation of Hispanic writers" (Washington Post)The U.S.-Mexican border is one of the most permeable boundaries in the world, breached daily by Mexicans in search of work. Yet the migrant gambit...
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The Swamp: Washington's Murky Pool of Corruption and Cronyism?and How Trump Can Drain It

ERIC BOLLING · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 228
Format: Hardcover

The Instant New York Times and USA Today Bestseller!

When Washington D.C. was first built, it was on top of a swamp that had to be drained. Donald Trump says it's time to drain it again.

In The Swamp, bestselling author and Fox News Channel host Eric...

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The Lost Art of Reading Nature's Signs: Use Outdoor Clues to Find Your Way, Predict the Weather, Locate Water, Track Animalsand Other Forgotten Skills

Tristan Gooley · Experiment
Pages: 402
Format: Print book

Gooley's more than two decades of pioneering outdoor experience include research among the Dayak people of Borneo and the Tuareg of the Sahara. With his first book, The Natural Navigator, he started a renaissance in the rare art of reading nature's clues.

Now, in The Lost...
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Pioneer Families of Eastern and Southeastern Kentucky

William Carlos Kozee · Genealogical Publishing Company
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

This work, which treats the same area as Kozee's Early Families of Eastern and Southeastern Kentucky , is largely a source-book of genealogical data, rather than a collection of family histories. Genealogical information on each county is uniform and is arranged in the following manner:...
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The Magnolia Story

Chip Gaines · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

National Bestseller--New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Publisher's Weekly

Are you ready to see your fixer upper?

These famous words are now synonymous with the dynamic husband-and-wife team Chip and Joanna Gaines, stars of HGTV's Fixer Upper. As this question...

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Fences & gates : plan, design, build

Timothy O Bakke · Creative Homeowner
Format: Book

Fences & Gates: Plan, Design, Build is a comprehensive guide for designing, building, and maintaining a fence designed to provide privacy, security, and beauty to a home's landscape. The book offers a practical combination of design, planning, and construction information. All types...
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Unequal Childhoods: Class, Race, and Family Life

Annette Lareau · University of California Press
Pages: 343
Format: Hardcover

Class does make a difference in the lives and futures of American children. Drawing on in-depth observations of black and white middle-class, working-class, and poor families, Unequal Childhoods explores this fact, offering a picture of childhood today. Here are the frenetic families managing...
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Quick and Easy Paint Transformations: 50 Step-by-step Ways to Makeover Your Home for Next to Nothing

Annie Sloan · CICO Books
Format: Paperback

With this book in one hand and a brush in the other, you can learn how to create different finishes and effects with paint to change everyday rooms and furnishings into something special, all for the price of a pot of paint. The first section of the book tells you everything you need to know...
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The Timeline of the Civil War

John D Wright · Thunder Bay Press
Pages: 224
Format: Book

The American Civil War remains to this day, one of the bloodiest battles ever waged - three million fought and 600,000 died. In the beginning, it split apart the country; in the end, it united it. Now armchair soldiers can explore this endlessly fascinating era in the Timeline of the Civil...
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