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jacket/cover - click for larger view Call of the mild : learning to hunt my own dinner
Lily Raff McCaulou.
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"A beautifully written and contrarian narrative about what it means to hunt in America today"--Provided by the publisher.
2012; 323 p.; isbn:1455500747 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view The Redgraves : a family epic
by Donald Spoto.
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An account of five generations of the Redgrave family traces their achievements and personal lives while offering new revelations based on the author's insider access as a personal friend of the late Michael Redgrave.
2012; 361 p.; isbn:0307720144 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view The dog lived (and so will I)
Teresa J. Rhyne.
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2012; 273 p.; isbn:1402271727 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Let the people in : the life and times of Ann Richards
by Jan Reid ; research assistance by Shawn Morris.
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2012; 467 p.; isbn:0292719647 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Meat eater : adventures from the life of an American hunter
Steven Rinella.
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The host of the Sportsman Channel's "MeatEater" presents facts about the natural world and history of hunting while also tracing his evolution as a sportsman, exploring such topics as Manifest Destiny, the ethics of killing, and humanity's responsibilitytoward prey.
2012; 244 p.; isbn:0385529813 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Luck or something like it
Kenny Rogers
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The country music legend shares the story behind his meteoric rise to fame, including the highs and lows, and the secrets behind his biggest hits
2012; 294 p.; isbn:9780062071811 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Joseph Anton : a memoir
Salman Rushdie.
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On February 14, 1989, Salman Rushdie received a call from a journalist informing him that he had been "sentenced to death" by the Ayatollah Khomeini. It was the first time Rushdie heard the word fatwa. His crime? Writing a novel, The Satanic Verses, which was accused of being "against Islam, the Prophet, and the Quran." So begins the ...
2012; 636 p.; isbn:0812992784 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Elsewhere : [a memoir]
Richard Russo
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This work is the author's memoir of his life, his parents, and the upstate New York town they all struggled variously to escape. Anyone familiar with the author's fiction will recognize Gloversville, New York, once famous for producing that eponymous product and anything else made of leather. This is where the author grew up, the only son of an aspirant ...
2012; 246 p.; isbn:9780307959539 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Pete Seeger : in his own words
Pete Seeger ; selected and edited by Rob Rosenthal and Sam Rosenthal.
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Chronicles the life of the American music icon through his private writings, documents, and letters.
2012; 356 p.; isbn:1612052185 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view The liberator : one World War II soldier's 500-day odyssey from the beaches of Sicily to the gates of Dachau
Alex Kershaw
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The true story of the bloodiest and most dramatic march to victory of the Second World War. The battlefield odyssey of a maverick U.S. Army officer and his infantry unit as they fought for over five hundred days to liberate Europe; frmo the invasion of Italy to the gates of Dachau
2012; 433 p.; isbn:9780307887993 More Information

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Peter Ames Carlin.
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2012; 494 p.; isbn:1439191824 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Rod : the autobiography
Rod Stewart.
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A personal portrait by the legendary singer recounts his life on and off the stage, from his humble British roots and his riotous years on tour with The Jeff Beck Group and The Faces to his three marriages and his decades as a solo performer.
2012; 394 p.; isbn:0307987302 More Information

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