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Learn Raspberry Pi with Linux
David Hows, Peter Membrey
A Common Faith (The Terry Lectures Series)
John Dewey
The Gate Behind the Wall
Samuel C. Heilman
Modernity: An Introduction to Modern Societies
Don Hubert, Kenneth Thompson, David Held, Stuart Hall
Lectures on Russian Literature
Vladimir Nabokov, Владимир Набоков
The Slave Next Door: Human Trafficking and Slavery in America Today
Kevin Bales;Ron Soodalter
In the Shadow of Young Girls in Flower
Marcel Proust, Christopher Prendergast, James Grieve
Love
Jean Stewart, B.C.J.G. Knight, Suzanne Sale, Gilbert Sale, Stendhal
Atlas of the Roman World
John Matthews, Tim J. Cornell
Lord Jim
Joseph Conrad
Dignity, Rank, and Rights (The Berkeley Tanner Lectures) - Jeremy Waldron, Meir Dan-Cohen This book will best serve those who have a bit of background (and interest) in the dignity debate, and who favors more 'casual' styles. That said,this book is sufficiently charming to be read by those who don't care for dignity or lectures (for the former, a careful reading of this book will probably make them care about it at least some). Prof. Waldron is the best kind of liberal that currently exists, and the comment and response format allows the readers a glimpse into how people actually 'debate' these issues in a constructive way - a treat for those of us not dignified enough to belong in the ivory tower.