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Aug 10, 2022 Charles Bukowski
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Aug 8, 2022 Rowling, J. K., author
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xi, 734 pages : 20 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Potter, Harry (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction, Granger, Hermione (Fictitious character)...
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Aug 6, 2022 Sinek, Simon
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favorite 88

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Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Leadership
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Jul 25, 2022 Cheever, John, 1912-1982
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cheever, John, Authors, American
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Jul 23, 2022 Chang, Iris
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Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Nanking Massacre, Nan-ching shih, China, 1937, Nan-ching shih (China) -- History, Nanking Massacre...
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Jul 22, 2022 Towle, Wendy, 1963-; Clay, Wil, ill
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A biography of the Canadian-born black American who studied engineering in Scotland and patented over fifty inventions despite the obstacles he faced because of his race
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: McCoy, Elijah, 1844-1929, African American inventors, Inventors, African Americans
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Jul 22, 2022 Gould, Stephen Jay
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favorite 10

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Bibliography: p. 272-276
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882, Evolution (Biology), Natural selection, Évolution, Sélection...
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Jul 19, 2022 Willhoite, Michael, 1946-
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Available at the Center for Educational Pluralism, located in Miller Hall 250
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Homosexuality, Gay parents
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Jul 18, 2022 Roth, Philip
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favorite 9

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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: College teachers, Metamorphosis, Breast, Kepesh, David (Fictitious character)
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Jul 13, 2022 Andrew J. Cherlin
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favorite 5

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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Marriage -- United States, Divorce -- United States, Remarriage -- United States, Family -- United...
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Jul 13, 2022 Georges Liebert
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favorite 7

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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Aesthetics, History & Criticism - General, Philosophy / Aesthetics, General, Philosophy,...
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Jul 12, 2022 Judith W. McIntyre
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Common loon
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Jul 4, 2022 Honoré, Tony, 1921-
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Law
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Jul 2, 2022 A. C. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada, 1896-1977
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Includes index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: International Society for Krishna Consciousness
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Jul 1, 2022 Manfred Leithe-Jasper
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favorite 2

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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Quentin Foundation -- Art collections -- Exhibitions, Bronze sculpture, European -- 16th century --...
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Jun 20, 2022 Ahmed Rashid
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comment 1

( 1 reviews )
Topics: Afghanistan -- Politics and government -- 2001-, Pakistan -- Politics aqnd government -- 1988-,...
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Jun 19, 2022 Keyes, Daniel
texts

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favorite 6

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274 pages ; 21 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: People with mental disabilities -- Fiction, People with mental disabilities
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Jun 19, 2022 Alasdair Gray
texts

eye 981

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comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Physicians -- Fiction, Glasgow (Scotland) -- Fiction
Reprint of the 1921 ed. published by Seeley, Service, London under title: Perspective
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Perspective, Perspectief, Tekenkunst
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Jun 14, 2022 Kornhauser, Arthur William, 1896-
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 53-55)
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Study skills, Study Techniques
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Jun 11, 2022 Benoy K. Behl
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favorite 22

comment 1

favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Gautama Buddha -- Art, Mural painting and decoration, Buddhist -- India -- Ajanta, Mural painting...
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Jun 11, 2022 Willis, Ellen; Aronowitz, Nona Willis, 1984-
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Chiefly essays originally published in The New Yorker magazine, 1968-1975
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Rock music
Source: removedNEL
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Jun 9, 2022 Popper, Karl R. (Karl Raimund), 1902-1994; Schilpp, Paul Arthur, 1897-1993
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"Bibliography of the writings of Karl Popper, compiled by Troels Eggers Hansen": v. 2, p. [1201]-1287
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Popper, Karl R. (Karl Raimund), 1902-1994
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Jun 5, 2022 Neaman, Judith S
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favorite 5

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xii, 373 p. ; 24 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: English language -- Euphemism -- Dictionaries, English language -- Terms and phrases
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Jun 2, 2022 Ayn Rand
texts

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favorite 71

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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Egoism -- Fiction, Capitalism -- Fiction, Objectivity -- Fiction
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Jun 1, 2022 Johnson, Robert A., 1921-
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favorite 37

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 81)
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Women
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Jun 1, 2022 Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994
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For details of deluxe cloth-bound and leather-bound issues of the 1st printing (both signed by the author) see Publisher's weekly, v. 213, no. 17, p. 72
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994, Presidents
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May 29, 2022 Ruzek, Sheryl Burt
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Bibliography: p. 274-333
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Women's health services, Feminism, Femmes, Féminisme, Health Services, Women's Rights
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May 27, 2022 Mildred D. Taylor
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
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May 17, 2022 Dorson, Richard M. (Richard Mercer), 1916-1981
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favorite 2

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xi, 338 p. ; 21 cm
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Folklore -- United States, United States -- Social life and customs
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May 15, 2022 Voloshinov, V. N
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favorite 1

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xvi, 205 p. ; 23 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Dialectical materialism, Language and languages -- Philosophy
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May 11, 2022 Herriman, George, 1880-1944
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Comic strips originally published 1909-1944 in various newspapers
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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May 8, 2022 Jeffrey Burton Russell
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Columbus, Christopher -- Influence, Cosmography, America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish
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May 5, 2022 Mukherjee, Bharati
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"When Jasmine is suddenly widowed at seventeen, she seems fated to a life of quiet isolation in the small Indian village where she was born. But the force of Jasmine's desires propels her explosively into a larger, more dangerous, and ultimately more life-giving world. In just a few years, Jasmine becomes Jane Ripplemeyer, happily pregnant by a middle-aged Iowa banker and the adoptive mother of a Vietnamese refugee. Jasmine's metamorphosis, with its shocking upheavals and its slow...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Modern fiction, Fiction, Fiction - General, General, East Indian Americans, Women
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May 4, 2022 Craig, Philip R., 1933-
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favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Jackson, Jeff (Fictitious character), Private investigators
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May 3, 2022 Joëls, Kerry Mark, 1931-; Kennedy, Gregory P., 1940-; Larkin, David, 1936-
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"A Del Rey book."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Space shuttles
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May 3, 2022 Dawkins, Richard, 1941-
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [380]-399) and index
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Atheism, Religion
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Prologue -- Part 1: -- 1: New mother -- 2: Growing up and keeping sweet -- 3: Good priesthood children -- 4: In light and truth -- 5: Rise of Warren -- 6: Out of control -- 7: Reassignment -- 8: Preparing for Zion -- 9: Revelation is made -- 10: Celestial law -- 11: Word of the prophet -- 12: Man and wife -- 13: All alone -- Part 2: -- 14: Survival begins -- 15: Destruction is upon us -- 16: Death comes to short creek -- 17: False prophet -- 18: Refuge in Canada -- 19: Nowhere to run -- 20:...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Wall, Elissa, Jeffs, Warren, 1955-, Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints,...
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Apr 26, 2022 W. Warner Burke
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favorite 2

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( 1 reviews )
Topic: Organizational change.
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Apr 26, 2022 Harman, Nicholas
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favorite 5

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271 pages, [16] pages of plates : 25 cm
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Great Britain. Army. British Expeditionary Force, Dunkirk, Battle of (Dunkerque, France : 1940),...
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Apr 25, 2022 Habermas, Jürgen; Nicholsen, Shierry Weber
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Essays and interviews previously published in German, many of which were taken from Habermas' Kleine politische Schriften V and VI, c1985, 1987
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Conservatism, Welfare state, Political culture, Politics and culture, Conservatisme, État...
Source: removedNEL
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Apr 16, 2022 Mo Willems
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favorite 92

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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Pigeons -- Juvenile fiction, Bus drivers -- Juvenile fiction
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Apr 11, 2022 Quinn, David B; North Carolina. America's Four Hundredth Anniversary Committee
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Bibliography: p. 443-449
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Roanoke Colony.
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Apr 9, 2022 Kimmel, Eric A; Fisher, Leonard Everett, ill
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A princess promises to marry the prince who finds the most precious treasure
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Fairy tales, Arabs, Folklore
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Apr 9, 2022 Goodrick, Edward W., 1913-; Kohlenberger, John R
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"A Regency Reference Library book."
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Bible, Hebrew language, Aramaic language, Greek language, Biblical
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Mar 27, 2022 Demus, Otto
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xxi, 274 pages : 28 cm
favorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: Art, Medieval -- Byzantine influences, Art médiéval -- Influence byzantine, Orient et Occident...
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Mar 25, 2022 Hoerr, John P., 1930-
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favorite 5

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Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Steel industry and trade, Iron and steel workers, Collective bargaining, Négociations collectives
Source: removedNEL
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Mar 23, 2022 Carroll, Jim
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Carroll, Jim, Poets, American, Entertainers
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Mar 19, 2022 Alan Ayckbourn
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comment 1

( 1 reviews )
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Mar 19, 2022 Rinaldi, Ann
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"Gulliver books."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Adams, John, 1735-1826, Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818, Boston Massacre, 1770, Indentured servants
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Mar 18, 2022 Dahl, Roald
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eye 1,214

favorite 13

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vi, 201 pages : 24 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Witches -- Juvenile fiction, Children's stories, English, Witches -- Fiction, Grandmothers --...
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Mar 16, 2022 Beckstrom, John H., 1932-
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favorite 1

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [153]-166) and index
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Sociobiology, Social Darwinism, Social values, Social policy
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Mar 13, 2022 Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
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313 pages
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Gangs -- New York (State) -- Fiction, Teenage girls -- New York (State) -- Fiction, Gangs, Teenage...
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Mar 10, 2022 Green, Richard, 1936-
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Bibliography: p. 399-409
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Homosexuality, Sex role in children, Boys, Parent and child, Psychosexual development, Children,...
Source: removedNEL
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Mar 9, 2022 National Geographic Society (U.S.). Special Publications Division
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Bibliography: p. 199
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Engineering, Architecture, Ancient, Ingénierie, Architecture antique
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Mar 2, 2022 Jackson, Helene
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-276) and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Psychotherapy, General, Psychology & Psychiatry / Psychotherapy, Psychology, Self, Self...
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Feb 28, 2022 Emberley, Ed
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A slightly inept wizard casts his spells which are demonstrated to us through the techniques of optical art
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Wizards, Optical illusions
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Feb 27, 2022 Willett, Walter; Skerrett, P. J. (Patrick J.), 1953-; Giovannucci, Edward L; Callahan, Maureen
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"A Harvard Medical School book co-developed with the Harvard School of Public Health."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Popular medicine, Health/Fitness, Nutrition And Diet, Health & Fitness, Consumer Health,...
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Feb 27, 2022 Richard L. Bishop
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comment 1

( 1 reviews )
Topics: Calculus of tensors., Manifolds (Mathematics)
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Feb 26, 2022 Orwell, George, 1903-1950
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Satire on dictatorship
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Totalitarianism, Domestic animals
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Feb 24, 2022 Nolan, William F., 1928-
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"Books of Dashiell Hammett": p. 258-259
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961, Authors, American
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Feb 23, 2022 Wendy Cope
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Feb 22, 2022 Hinton, S. E
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A junior high school boy idolizes his older brother, the coolest, toughest guy in the neighborhood, and wants to be just like him
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Brothers and sisters, Social problems, City and town life
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Feb 20, 2022 Michael Arthur Ledeen
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favorite 5

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favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: World politics -- 1985-1995., Democracy -- History -- 20th century., Cold War., United States --...
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Feb 17, 2022 Bartoletti, Susan Campbell
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Includes bibliographical references and index
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Feb 15, 2022 Margi Preus
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Feb 12, 2022 Galassi, Peter; Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
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Catalog of an exhibition held at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, May 9-July 5, 1981, and other institutions
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Art, Modern, Art and photography, Photography, Artistic, Fotografie, Schilderkunst, Art, Art et...
Source: removedNEL
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Feb 10, 2022 Stefan Collini
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comment 1

( 1 reviews )
Topics: Intellectuals -- Great Britain, Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 20th century
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Feb 9, 2022 Strasser, Todd
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Originally published: New York : Dell, 1981
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Fascism and youth, Education
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Feb 8, 2022 Anṭūn, Sinān, 1967-; Johnson, Rebecca C. (Rebecca Carol)
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favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
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Feb 6, 2022 Marr, Phebe.
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Asian / Middle Eastern history: from c 1900 -, Political structure & processes, 20th century,...
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Jan 31, 2022 Brookner, Anita
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Romanticism: a change of outlook -- Gros: hero and victim -- Alfred de Musset: enfant du siècle -- Baudelaire: the black frock coat -- Delacroix: romantic classicist -- Ingres: art for art's sake -- The Brothers Goncourt: the breakdown of joy -- Zola: art for like's sake -- Huysmans: the madness of art
favorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Painting, French, Painting, Modern, Romanticism in art
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Jan 29, 2022 Keats, Ezra Jack
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The adventures of a little boy in the city on a very snowy day
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Play, Snow, Snowballs, African Americans, Adventure and adventurers, Children's stories
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Jan 28, 2022 P.D. Eastman
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favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
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Jan 24, 2022 Frayling, Christopher
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Filmography: p. 525-543
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Leone, Sergio, 1929-, Motion picture producers and directors