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The end of Alzheimer's the first program to prevent and reverse cognitive decline —Bredesen, Dale E., author.
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2018
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Everyone knows someone who has survived cancer, but no one knows anyone who has survived Alzheimer's Disease. Dale Bredesen, MD, offers hope to anyone looking to prevent and even reverse Alzheimer's Disease and cognitive...

Between you & me confessions of a comma queen —Norris, Mary 1952-
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2015
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Mary Norris has spent more than three decades in The New Yorker's copy department, maintaining its celebrated high standards. Now she brings her vast experience, good cheer, and finely sharpened pencils to help the rest ...

Agent 110 an American spymaster and the German resistance in WWII —Miller, Scott, 1960- author.
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2017
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In November 1942, American spymaster Allen Dulles slipped into Switzerland just before Nazi forces sealed the border. His mission: to report on the inner workings of the Third Reich. Code-named Agent 110 by the OSS, he d...

Fly girls how five daring women defied all odds and made aviation history —O'Brien, Keith, 1973- author.
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2018
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Between the world wars, no sport was more popular, or more dangerous, than airplane racing. Thousands of fans flocked to multi-day events, and cities vied with one another to host them. The pilots themselves were hailed ...

The library book —Orlean, Susan, author.
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2018
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"Orlean chronicles the LAPL fire and its aftermath to showcase the larger, crucial role that libraries play in our lives; delves into the evolution of libraries across the country and around the world, from their humble ...

Leadership in turbulent times —Goodwin, Doris Kearns, author.
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2018
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Are leaders born or made? Where does ambition come from? How does adversity affect the growth of leadership? Does the leader make the times or do the times make the leader? Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin draws upon the f...

Tip of the iceberg my 3,000 mile journey around wild Alaska, the last great American frontier —Adams, Mark, 1967- author.
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2018
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"In 1899, railroad magnate Edward H. Harriman organized a most unusual summer voyage to the wilds of Alaska: He converted a steamship into a luxury "floating university," populated by some of America's best and brightest...

Dust bowl girls the inspiring story of the team that barnstormed its way to basketball glory —Reeder, Lydia, author.
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2017
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At the height of the Great Depression, Sam Babb, the charismatic basketball coach of tiny Oklahoma Presbyterian College, began dreaming. Like so many others, he wanted a reason to have hope. Traveling from farm to farm, ...

The inheritance a family on the front lines of the battle against Alzheimer's disease —Kapsambelis, Niki, author.
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2017
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"An inspiring race against time: The courageous, hopeful story of the one family who may hold the key to finding a cure for Alzheimer's disease. Every sixty-nine seconds, someone is diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease. O...

The lion in the living room how house cats tamed us and took over the world —Tucker, Abigail, author.
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2017
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Cats are incredible creatures: they can eat practically anything and live almost anywhere. Tracing their rise from prehistory to the modern cat craze, Abigail Tucker presents an adventure through history, natural science...

A hope more powerful than the sea one refugee's incredible story of love, loss, and survival —Fleming, Melissa (Melissa R.), author.
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2017
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"The stunning story of a young woman, an international crisis, and the triumph of the human spirit. Adrift in a frigid sea, no land in sight--just debris from the ship's wreckage and floating corpses all around--nineteen...

The line becomes a river dispatches from the border —Cantú, Francisco (Essayist), author.
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2018
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Francisco Cantú was raised by his mother, a park ranger and daughter of a Mexican immigrant, in the scrublands of the Southwest. After college, Cantú joins the Border Patrol. He and his partners are posted to remote re...

No better friend one man, one dog, and their extraordinary story of courage and survival in WWII —Weintraub, Robert.
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2015
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"[T]ells the remarkable story of Royal Air Force technician Frank Williams and Judy, a purebred pointer, who met in an internment camp during WWII. Judy was a fiercely loyal animal who sensed danger and instinctively mis...

Speed kings the 1932 Winter Olympics and the fastest men in the world —Bull, Andy, 1956-
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2015
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"In the 1930s, as the world hurtled toward war, speed was all the rage. Bobsledding was the must-see event of the 1932 Winter Olympics at Lake Placid. It required exceptional skill and extraordinary courage--qualities ...

Rise of the rocket girls the women who propelled us, from missiles to the moon to Mars —Holt, Nathalia, 1980-
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2016
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In the 1940s and 50s, when the newly minted Jet Propulsion Laboratory needed quick-thinking mathematicians to calculate velocities and plot trajectories, they recruited an elite group of young women -- known as human com...

The last castle the epic story of love, loss, and American royalty in the nation's largest home —Kiernan, Denise, author.
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2018
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Documents the story of the Gilded Age mansion Biltmore, tracing George Vanderbilt's construction of his European-style estate and the efforts of his bride, Edith Stuyvesant Dresser, to become its protector in the face of...

The true tails of Baker and Taylor the library cats who left their pawprints on a small town ... and the world —Louch, Jan, author.
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2016
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It all started with mice in the library. Assistant librarian Jan Louch and a coworker decided that what the library needed was a cat. Or, even better, two cats. Soon, they found a pair of Scottish Folds who were perfect ...

The Jersey brothers a missing naval officer in the Pacific and his family's quest to bring him home —Freeman, Sally Mott, author.
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2017
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They are three brothers, all Navy men, who end up coincidentally and extraordinarily at the epicenter of three of the war's most crucial moments. Bill is picked by Roosevelt to run his first Map Room in Washington. Benny...

Where we go from here : two years in the resistance —Sanders, Bernard, author.
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2018
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"For Sanders, things didn't end with the election of Donald Trump; they're just getting started. The U.S. Senator from Vermont follows up his New York Times best-selling Our Revolution with further directives on pursuing...

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