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World War II Nebraska

by Melissa Amateis The History Press (October 19, 2020)

The fight against the Axis required sacrifice and dedication, and Nebraskans proudly answered the call. Three ordnance plants and two naval munitions depots brought employment and economic opportunities but...


The Aesthetic Sense and Religious Sentiment in Animals

by Louis Viardot & Al. Lm Publishers (October 13, 2020)

This book deals with the aesthetic sense and religious sentiment in animals. "The mind of animals is a very old subject of discussion. Descartes and his school regarded an animal as a mere piece of machinery,...


A History of the Women Marines, 1946-1977

by Colonel Mary V. Stremlow Usmcr Barakaldo Books (October 09, 2020)

Provides a historical review of women in the Marine Corps from their reservist status in 1946 through active status in 1977. Based upon original research. Illustrated.


On Political War

Travels and Traditions of Waterfowl

Political Warfare and Psychological Operations

by Frank R. Barnett & Carnes Lord Barakaldo Books (October 09, 2020)

Considers what the U.S. can do to overcome traditional American aversion to political warfare and how to be better competitors in the current political struggles that characterize international relations. Military...


The Air Force Integrates 1945-1964

SDI and the Alternatives

The Rise of Air Mobility and its Generals

by Lt.-Col. Laura L. Lenderman Barakaldo Books (October 09, 2020)

In the early years of the Cold War, the United States relied on strategic nuclear attack as the primary means of deterring the Soviet Union. The focus on manned bombers and atomic weapons led to the rise of...


Manipulating the OODA Loop

Globalization and Maritime Power

Unconditional Surrender

M.I.A.

by Paul D. Mather Barakaldo Books (October 09, 2020)


Air Force Roles and Missions

Special Operations in U.S. Strategy

The Wolves of Isle Royale

by L. David Mech Barakaldo Books (October 09, 2020)

Mech's landmark study of wolves and moose on Isle Royale National Park on Lake Superior. The author lived among them during the three-years of his research. Isle Royale is an isolated wilderness ecosystem which...


50 Years of Research on Man in Flight

by Charles A. Dempsey Barakaldo Books (October 09, 2020)

This 50th Anniversary Celebration is a gala review of the last half century of research in aviation medicine. This research has fundamentally shaped the evolution of aircraft design from the wood and wire biplanes...


From Runway to Orbit

Sparks over Vietnam

by Gilles van Nederveen Barakaldo Books (October 09, 2020)

Captain Van Nederveen's paper can truly be a one source document describing the trials and tribulations of procuring and employing one of the Air Force's first "unique" aircraft during peace, war, and military...


Mosquitoes to Wolves

by Gary Robert Lester Barakaldo Books (October 09, 2020)

Comparable to twentieth century cavalry, early forward air controllers (FAC) probed, observed, and reported enemy activity. Flying rickety, underpowered, and unarmed aircraft, they operated on the leading edge...


Making with Meaning

by Jessica Carey Abrams (October 06, 2020)


Murder & Mayhem in the Finger Lakes

by R. Marcin The History Press (September 21, 2020)

The pristine waters of the Finger Lakes inspire tranquility, but the region has not been spared a history of high-profile murders. George Chapman's execution for killing a hostler in a drunken rage drew one...


Custom Shawls for the Curious and Creative Knitter

by Kate Atherley & Kim McBrien Evans Abrams (September 15, 2020)

A knitting sourcebook full of patterns and techniques for making shawls and wraps with ease

 

Kate Atherley and Kim McBrien Evans aim to equip adventurous knitters with the skills to knit and create shawls...


DuPont Forest

by Danny Bernstein The History Press (September 07, 2020)

DuPont Forest protects thousands of acres of trees, five lakes and more than one hundred miles of multiuse trails. It attracts hikers, equestrians and mountain bikers from all over the United States, and its...


Arsenal

by Anton Rippon White Owl (July 30, 2020)

Arsenal: The Story of a Football Club in 101 Lives tells the history of the Gunners through the biographies of key individuals associated with the club from its formation in the gas-lit days of Victorian Britain...


Riverine Craft of the Vietnam Wars

by Roger Branfill-Cook Seaforth Publishing (June 30, 2020)

The ‘ShipCraft’ series provides in-depth information about building and modifying model kits of famous warship types. Lavishly illustrated, each book takes the modeller through a brief history of the subject,...


Chalked Up Updated Edition

by Jennifer Sey William Morrow Paperbacks (June 09, 2020)

Updated With a New Introduction

“I am grateful to Jennifer Sey for sharing such an honest account of her experiences as an elite gymnast. She has eloquently and fairly exposed a dark side to our sport that...


Elephants

by Hannah Mumby & Gemma Lawrence HarperAudio (May 12, 2020)

What Jane Goodall did for chimpanzees, international ecologist and conservation scientist Hannah Mumby now does for elephants in this compelling, eye-opening account that brings into focus this species remarkably...


Wisdom From a Humble Jellyfish

by Rani Shah & Soneela Nankani HarperAudio (April 28, 2020)

A delightful guide to harnessing the rhythms of nature for self-care.

We could all learn a thing or two about living in balance from our friends in the plant and animal kingdom.

Take, for example, the jellyfish,...


Copper, Iron, and Clay

by Sara Dahmen & Laurie Catherine Winkel HarperAudio (April 28, 2020)

A gorgeous love letter to our most revered cookware?copper pots, cast-iron skillets, and classic stoneware?and the artistry and workmanship behind them, written by an expert craftsperson, perhaps the only woman...


Biomimicry

by Janine M. Benyus & Callie Beaulieu HarperAudio (April 21, 2020)

This "valuable and entertaining" (New York Times Book Review) book explores how scientists are adapting nature's best ideas to solve tough 21st century problems.

Biomimicry is rapidly transforming life on earth....


The Force Behind Nature

by William B. Carpenter Lm Publishers (April 15, 2020)

This book deals with the Force behind the nature and the study of Man as the Interpreter of Nature.


The Apocalypse of Nature

by Jonh Stewart Lm Publishers (April 07, 2020)

The incomprehensible cause of motion having hitherto been adored by mankind, under the personification of a deity, with attributes suited to the imagination of the votaries, it is no wonder that more than nineteen...


The Secret Life of Plants

by Peter Tompkins, Christopher Bird & D. Michael Hope HarperAudio (April 07, 2020)

Explore the inner world of plants and its fascinating relation to mankind, as uncovered by the latest discoveries of science. A perennial bestseller!

In this truly revolutionary and beloved work, drawn from remarkable...


Swing Kings

by Jared Diamond & Joe Farinacci HarperAudio (March 31, 2020)

"This is the best baseball book I've read in years. Swing Kings is a love letter to small people with big ideas." -- Sam Walker, author of The Captain Class

From the Wall Street Journal's national baseball...


The Death of Nature

by Carolyn Merchant & Juliet Jones HarperAudio (March 24, 2020)

An examination of the Scientific Revolution that shows how the mechanistic world view of modern science has sanctioned the exploitation of nature, unrestrained commercial expansion, and a new socioeconomic order...


Grow Organic in Cartoons

by Denis Pic Lelièvre, Michiel Panhuysen & Karel Schelfhout Mama Editions (March 17, 2020)

The bible of modern organic gardening in graphic format. Because a good illustration speaks volumes.

Welcome to a more ecologically balanced way of growing! With plenty of humour and lots of precise details,...


Grow Organic In Comics

by Denis Pic Lelièvre, Karel Schelfhout & Michiel Panhuysen Mama Editions (December 11, 2019)

The bible of modern organic gardening in graphic format. Because a good illustration speaks volumes.

Welcome to a more ecologically balanced way of growing! With plenty of humor and lots of precise details, this...


My Penguin Year

by Lindsay McCrae HarperAudio (November 12, 2019)

An unprecedentedly intimate portrait of an emperor penguin colony in Antarctica, by a Bafta Award-winning BBC director of photography who observed these extraordinary birds for a year.  This is the ultimate...


Fishing Florida by Paddle

by John Kumiski & Doug Olander Editor & Content Director of Sport Fishing Magazine The History Press (October 28, 2019)

From Pensacola to Jacksonville to the Everglades, fishing by paddle craft in the Sunshine State offers seemingly endless journeys.

Whether in the cypress dugouts of the Calusa, Dimock's wood-and-canvas tarpon...


Chesapeake Outdoor Tales

by C. L. Marshall The History Press (October 07, 2019)

Join author and avid outdoorsman C.L. Marshall as he tells tales of the ups and the downs of outdoor life on the Chesapeake Bay.

It's more often the failures rather than the successes that stick in the memories...


The Year of Knots

by Windy Chien Abrams (September 16, 2019)

Instructions and projects that celebrate the diverse beauty and creative possibilities of macrameÌ? and knots 

Every day for a year, artist Windy Chien learned to tie a new kind of knot and then shared the...


Modoc

by Ralph Helfer & Adam Verner HarperAudio (September 10, 2019)

A captivating true story of loyalty, friendship, and high adventure that spans several decades and three continents, Modoc is one of the most remarkable true stories ever told, perfect for fans of The Zookeeper's...


8-Bit Apocalypse

by Alex Rubens & Jeff Gerstmann Abrams Press (September 09, 2019)

Before Call of Duty, before World of Warcraft, before even Super Mario Bros., the video game industry exploded in the late 1970s with the advent of the video arcade. Leading the charge was Atari Inc., the...


At Home with Muhammad Ali

by Hana Ali & Kim Staunton HarperAudio (May 07, 2019)

Muhammad Ali's daughter captures the legendary heavyweight boxing champion, Olympic Gold medalist, activist, and philanthropist as never before in this candid and intimate family memoir, based on personal recordings...


Deadly Storms of the Delmarva Coast

by Michael Morgan The History Press (May 06, 2019)

Journey to the coast with Michael Morgan as he looks back at the area's most deadly storms.

Coastal Delaware, Maryland and Virginia have always been vulnerable to the power of storms. In the early nineteenth...


A Life in Movies

by Irwin Winkler Abrams Press (May 06, 2019)

A rollicking autobiography from the legendary producer of GoodfellasRocky, and Raging Bull, and an insider’s account of making movies in Hollywood over half a century

 

The list of films Irwin Winkler...


Hidden History of Horse Racing in Kentucky

by Foster Ockerman Jr. The History Press (March 25, 2019)

Untold tidbits of equine history is revealed by historian and seventh generation Kentuckian Foster Ockerman Jr.

Horse racing and the Commonwealth of Kentucky are synonymous. The equine industry in the state dates...


Dabo's Dynasty

by Larry Williams & Tom Rinaldi The History Press (February 25, 2019)

Go inside the making of the 2018 Clemson Tigers football team, the one that vaulted to the top and became the biggest thing in college football.

From the beginning of the season, head coach Dabo Swinney's rallying...


A Garden Can Be Anywhere

by Lauri Kranz Abrams (February 25, 2019)

Edible Gardens LA founder Lauri Kranz shares her secrets for planning, planting, growing, and maintaining luscious edible gardens, no matter the setting or size of the plot. Through gorgeous gardens created...