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jacket/cover - click for larger view The love-charm of bombs : restless lives in the Second World War
Lara Feigel.
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A portrait of World War II-era London by five literary volunteers documents their experiences as ambulance drivers, firefighters, and other civilian aids through five years of war, beginning with a single night in September 1940.
2013; 519 p; isbn:1608199843 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view A street cat named Bob : and how he saved my life
James Bowen
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When London street musician James Bowen found an injured cat curled up in the hallway of his apartment building, he had no idea how much his life was about to change
2013; 279 p; isbn:9781250029461 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view The longest road : overland in search of America from Key West to the Arctic Ocean
Philip Caputo.
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2013; 304 p.; isbn:0805094466 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view The Red Man's bones : George Catlin, artist and showman
Benita Eisler.
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2013; 468 p.; isbn:0393066169 More Information

image not found Counsel to the president : a memoir
Clark Clifford with Richard Holbrooke
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1991; 709 p.; isbn:0394569954 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Frederick the Great
by Nancy Mitford ; introduction by Liesl Schillinger.
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2013; 250 p.; isbn:1590176235 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Shirley Jones : a memoir
Shirley Jones ; with Wendy Leigh.
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A candid account by the stage, screen, and television star reveals facts about her two marriages, wild sexual escapades, high-risk brushes with the law, and relationships with "The Partridge Family" castmates.
2013; 291 p.; isbn:1476725950 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view The miracle of Father Kapaun : priest, soldier, and Korean War hero
by Roy Wenzl and Travis Heying.
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Presents the life of the American Catholic priest who served as a chaplain in the Korean War, describing his heroic behavior as a prisoner of war which resulted in his being awarded the Medal of Honor posthumously in 2013.
2013; 160 p.; isbn:1586177796 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view These few precious days : the final year of Jack with Jackie
Christopher Andersen
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An account of Jack and Jackie Kennedy's final year together reveals details of their complex marriage, including rumored infidelities, the president's hidden medical problems, and the tragic death of their infant son
2013; 324 p.; isbn:9781476732329 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view JFK's last hundred days : the transformation of a man and the emergence of a great president
Thurston Clarke.
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2013; 432 p.; isbn:159420425X More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Attempting normal
Marc Maron.
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The comedian recounts stories from his life, from hitting rock bottom to hosting a successful podcast.
2013; 210 p; isbn:0812992873 More Information

jacket/cover - click for larger view Rocket girl : the story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America's first female rocket scientist
George D. Morgan.
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2013; 325 p.; isbn:1616147393 More Information

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