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Novels

Human Croquet, A Novel

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of the Year Part fairy tale, part mystery, part coming-of-age novel, this novel tells the story of Isobel Fairfax, a girl growing up in Lythe, a typical 1960s British suburb. But Lythe was once the heart of an Elizabethan feudal estate and home to a young English…

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Novels

Kepler, A novel

In a brilliant illumination of the Renaissance mind, acclaimed Irish novelist John Banville re-creates the life of Johannes Kepler and his incredible drive to chart the orbits of the planets and the geometry of the universe. Wars, witchcraft, and disease rage throughout Europe. For this court mathematician, vexed by domestic strife, appalled by the religious…

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Sports books

Icons of Women’s Sport

This collection of fascinating biographies of outstanding women athletes past and present including superstars such as Nadia Comaneci, Mia Hamm, Jackie-Joyner Kersee, Danica Patrick, and Serena and Venus Williams. * Photographs of accomplished female athletes * A chronology helps readers put entries in context * A bibliography provides suggestions for further reading

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Scientific books

Popular Science

Popular Science gives our readers the information and tools to improve their technology and their world. The core belief that Popular Science and our readers share: The future is going to be better, and science and technology are the driving forces that will help make it better.

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Funny books

Newsweek

Newsweek

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Free books

Finding List of the Enoch Pratt Free Library of Baltimore City, Central Library

Finding List of the Enoch Pratt Free Library of Baltimore City

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Free books

Hearing on the Reauthorization of the Drug Free School and Communities Act, Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Select Education and Civil Rights of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, First Session, Hearing Held in Washington, DC, March 31, 1993

This document presents prepared statements and witness testimonies from the first in a series of Congressional hearings regarding the reauthorization of the Drug Free Schools and Communities Act of 1986. The testimonies examine the progress made toward achieving the sixth of the national education goals which states, “By the year 2000 every school in America…

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Free books

The White House Conference for a Drug Free America, Final Report, June 1988

The White House Conference for a Drug Free America

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Travel books

Nursing Mirror and Midwives Journal

Nursing Mirror and Midwives Journal

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Travel books

Minnesota Highway News

Minnesota Highway News