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Butters, MaryJane

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Summary: Until now, sourdough was perceived as too much work. In Wild Bread, the author (owner of the 1890 historic Barron Flour Mill in Oakesdale, Washington) presents a quick and easy 1 minute 2x/day technique, and demonstrates the use of eight different types of flours for each bread featured--everything from gluten-free brown-rice flour to quinoa to common white to heirloom whole wheat--for a...

Publisher / Publication Date: Gibbs Smith 2018

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Summary: "Third Coast Atlas: Prelude to a Plan describes the conditions for urbanization across the Great Lakes region. It assembles a multi-layered, empirical description of urbanization processes within the drainage basins of the five Great Lakes and the Saint Lawrence River. This thick description encompasses a range of representational forms including maps, plans, diagrams, timelines, and...

Publisher / Publication Date: Actar 2017

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Schafer, Gil

Summary: "Opening with memories of the childhood homes and experiences that have shaped Schafer's own history, ... for Schafer, architecture is not just a career but a way of life, a calling. He describes how the many varied houses of his youth were informed as much by their style as by their sense of place, and how these experiences of home informed his idea of classicism as a set of values that he...

Publisher / Publication Date: Rizzoli International Publications 2017

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 670 SCH

Breathed, Berke

Summary: Berkeley Breathed's Bloom County is back, with all-new, never before printed comic strips featuring everyone's favorite penguin and the rest of the quirky and endearing denizens of the magical land called Bloom County. This second volume from the strip's 2015 relaunch follows just a year after Bloom County Episode XI- A New Hope , but, boy, have things changed. Seems like we need Opus, Bill,...

Publisher / Publication Date: IDW Publishing 2017

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 741.5 BRE

Baker, Peter

Summary: Peter Baker's authoritative history of the Obama presidency is the first complete account that will stand the test of time. Baker takes the measure of Obama's achievements and disappointments in office and brings into focus the real legacy of the man who, as he described himself, "doesn't look like all the presidents on the dollar bills."

Publisher / Publication Date: The New York Times 2017

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2 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 921 OBAMA, BARACK BAK

National Geographic Society (U.S.)

Summary: A comprehensive, up-to-date atlas encompasses more than three hundred thematic maps, along with more than six hundred color photographs, illustrations, charts, and graphs, that document the world's natural and cultural wonders.

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2017

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 912 NAT

Michna-Bales, Jeanine

Summary: "They left in the middle of the night--often carrying little more than the knowledge to follow the North Star. An estimated one hundred thousand slaves between 1830 and the end of the Civil War in 1865 embarked on a journey of untold hardship in search offreedom, many with the aid of the Underground Railroad. Through Darkness to Light : Seeking Freedom on the Underground Railroad imagines how...

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton Architectural Press 2017

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 973.7 MIC

Rand McNally and Company (COR)

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Summary: "The Rand McNally Road Atlas is the most trusted and best-selling US atlas on the market. This updated North American atlas contains maps of every U.S. state and Canadian province, an overview map of Mexico, and detailed inset maps of over 350 cities and 20 U.S. national parks. Road construction and conditions contact information for every state conveniently located above the maps. Contains...

Publisher / Publication Date: Rand McNally 2017

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 912 ROA

Patterson, James

Summary: "Penguins--our lovable, cute, flightless friends who are constantly dressed for a formal occasion--have always fascinated humans. As we shuffle through life one day at a time, it's easy to take things far too seriously, but when we see penguins taking a walk in our shoes it's impossible not to recognize how silly we can actually be. Featuring humorous illustrations with captions that show...

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2017

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 818 PAT

Franek, Robert

Summary: Profiles two hundred schools on their financial value, including academics, cost of attendance, financial aid, post-grad salary figures, and job satisfaction ratings from alumni.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 379.1 Col

Goldman, Ken

Summary: Packed with helpful photographs, hundreds of techniques, and loads of expert instruction, The Complete Book of Poses for Artists is the perfect resource for artists of all skill levels. The human figure is one of the most difficult subjects to capture in drawing. The Complete Book of Poses for Artists combines photographs and illustrations that demonstrate how to accurately render the human...

Publisher / Publication Date: Walter Foster Publishing 2017

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 741.2 GOL

Sartore, Joel

Summary: This lush book of photography represents National Geographic's Photo Ark, a major cross-platform initiative and lifelong project by photographer Joel Sartore to make portraits of the world's animals--especially those that are endangered. His powerful message, conveyed with humor, compassion, and art: to know these animals is to save them. Sartore intends to photograph every animal in captivity...

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2017

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 770 SAR

Summary: The Dive Atlas of the World offers a global tour of dive sites, described and photographed by experts. From well-known classics to sites that have only recently been discovered, this global selection offers the discerning diver a feast of locations to choose from, including an expanded selection of Caribbean dive sites .Whether you favour muck diving and macro photography, wrecks, walls, reefs,...

Publisher / Publication Date: IMM Lifestyle Books 2016

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Schwartz, Lillah.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Vanderslice, Joni

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Summary: The first book on the award-winning J Banks Design Group reveals the luxurious but relaxed home and lifestyle on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Attention to detail. Luxury without pretense. Lifestyle Design. Casual elegance. These are the standards that J Banks Design has set for their residential resort homes on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, and in surrounding coastal towns....

Publisher / Publication Date: Gibbs Smith 2016

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Neary, Kevin F.

Summary: Collects historical maps of the Disney Parks produced for diverse purposes, from the opening of Disneyland in 1955 through to maps of today from its parks, including its most recent in Shanghai.

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Editions 2016

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Summary: Popular music in the 1990s had a strange and multi-faceted flowering. Early in the decade, grunge dropped an atomic bomb on the established hierarchy, resulting in a new dawn of hard rock, Brit pop, singer-songwriter, pop punk, and nu-metal music, along with captivating work by countless hard-to-categorize bands and artists. This collection represents some of the best of the decade's rock and...

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred Music 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 787 NIN

Kingsley, Karen

Summary: Authors Karen Kingsley and Guy W. Carwile examine the work of the Wiener brothers from the 1920s through the 1960s, detailing the evolutionary process of their designs and exploring why modern architecture appeared so early in this southern city. Throughout, architectural descriptions of the buildings, archival images, recent photographs, and discussion of the social and economic culture of...

Publisher / Publication Date: Louisiana State University Press 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 720 KIN

Pop, Iggy

Summary: The almost unbelievable story of the band that invented punk rock, entirely in the words of Stooges founder, Iggy Pop. Includes over 200+ images, many published here for the first time, and contributions from Dave Grohl, Josh Homme, Joan Jett, Jonhhy Marr, Jack White, Ben Blackwell, Johan Kugelberg, and Jon Savage.

Publisher / Publication Date: Third Man Books 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 781.6 POP

Summary: A refreshing, accessible compendium of materials and techniques, The Everything Art Handbook is the perfect all-inclusive resource for beginning artists wanting to experiment and play with a variety of art mediums and techniques. The Everything Art Handbook is divided into sections focusing on different art mediums, such as drawing, pastel, watercolor, acrylic, oil, calligraphy, mixed media,...

Publisher / Publication Date: Walter Foster 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 750 EVE

Loengard, John

Summary: As John Loengard writes in the preface to this monograph, “The truth is: a good photograph cannot be repeated. This may be why a photograph of a brief moment, an instant in time, can hold our interest forever.” Moment by Moment is an intriguing selection of many moments in John Loengard’s long career. His subjects include movie stars, writers, politicians, artists, and other photographers, as...

Publisher / Publication Date: Thames & Hudson 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 770 LOE

Lubomirski, Alexi

Summary: England-born, New York-based photographer Alexi Lubomirski has become an established name within the fashion industry, shooting for such publications as "Harper's Bazaar," "Vogue" and "GQ," and working with cover stars such as Charlize Theron, Gwyneth Paltrow, Natalie Portman, Jennifer Lopez and Nicole Kidman, to name but a few. It was after shooting Lupita Nyong'o, however, that Lubomirski was...

Publisher / Publication Date: Damiani Editore 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 770 LUM

Summary: Michigan Modern: Design That Shaped America is an impressive collection of important essays touching on all aspects of Michigan’s architecture and design heritage.

Publisher / Publication Date: Gibbs Smith 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 745.2 ARN

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: OVS 745.2 MIC
1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 745.2 MIC

Nic Dhiarmada, Bríona

Summary: One hundred years ago, during Easter Week, 1916, rebel Irish leaders and their followers staged an armed uprising in the city of Dublin in an attempt to overthrow British rule and create an autonomous Irish republic. One week later, their rebellion ruthlessly quashed by British forces, the surviving insurgents were jailed and many of their leaders quickly executed. Though their rebellion had...

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Notre Dame Press 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 941.5 NIC