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    Carrie Fisher : a life on the edge

    Weller, Sheila, author.

    Weller traces Carrie Fisher's life from her Hollywood royalty roots to her untimely and shattering death after Christmas 2016. We follow Fisher's acting career, from her debut in Shampoo to the role in Star Wars which catapulted her to instant fame. We ex....

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    All hell breaking loose : the Pentagon's perspective on climate change

    Klare, Michael T., 1942- author.

    Drawing on previously obscure reports and government documents, renowned security expert Klare shows that the U.S. military sees the climate threat as imperiling the country on several fronts at once.....

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    My penguin year : life among the emperors

    McCrae, Lindsay (Photographer), author.

    For 337 days, award-winning wildlife cameraman Lindsay McCrae intimately followed 11,000 emperor penguins amid the singular beauty of Antarctica. This is his masterful chronicle of one penguin colony's astonishing journey of life, death, and rebirth--and ....

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    Manhunters : how we took down Pablo Escobar

    Murphy, Steve (Steven E.), author.

    "For the first time, legendary DEA operatives Steve Murphy and Javier F. Pen~a tell the true story of how they helped put an end to one of the world's most infamous narcoterrorists. Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar's brutal Medelli&n Cartel was responsib....

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    Inside outside : a sourcebook of inspired garden rooms

    O'Keeffe, Linda, 1951- author.

    Our yards are extensions of our home, and can be every bit as inviting and personal as our favorite rooms. O'Keeffe applies the principles of interior design to exterior design, helping reading design a space, create a mood, choose furniture, and anticipa....

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    Secondhand : travels in the new global garage sale

    Minter, Adam, 1970- author.

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    Revolutionary brothers : Thomas Jefferson, the Marquis de Lafayette, and the friendship that helped forge two nations

    Chaffin, Tom, author.

    In a narrative both panoramic and intimate, Chaffin captures the four-decade friendship of Thomas Jefferson and the Marquis de Lafayette.....

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    A history of New York in 27 buildings : the 400-year untold story of an American metropolis

    Roberts, Sam, 1947- author.

    As New York is poised to celebrate its four hundredth anniversary, "New York Times" correspondent Sam Roberts tells the story of the city through bricks, glass, wood, and mortar, revealing why and how it evolved into the nation's biggest and most influent....

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    A warning

    "On September 5, 2018, the New York Times published a bombshell essay and took the rare step of granting its writer anonymity. Described only as "a senior official in the Trump administration," the author provided eyewitness insight into White House chaos....

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    Citizen 865 : the hunt for Hitler's hidden soldiers in America

    Cenziper, Debbie, author.

    The gripping story of a team of Nazi hunters at the U.S. Department of Justice as they raced against time to expose members of a brutal SS killing force who disappeared in America after World War II.....

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