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SAS and Elite Forces Guide Mental Endurance: How to Develop Mental Toughness from the World's Elite Forces

by Christopher McNab

Elite Forces Handbook: Mental Endurance examines what it takes to be as mentally fit as a special forces soldier. It is equally important to focus on diet, rest patterns and mental discipline as it is to concentrate...


SAS and Elite Forces Guide: Hunting: Essential Hunting and Survival Skills from the World's Elite Forces

by Christopher McNab

Elite Forces Handbook of Hunting and Shooting demonstrates the core skills involved in being a self-reliant hunter. From tracking large game to shooting wild pheasant, this book is the essential guide to finding,...


SAS and Elite Forces Guide Armed Combat: Fighting with Weapons in Everyday Situations

by Martin J. Dougherty

The book explores the different uses of hand weapons, from pistols to semiautomatics to sniper’s rifles, from flick knives to machetes, from stun grenades to CS gas, from knuckle-dusters to nunchaku sticks....


Health Care Choices for Today's Consumer: Families Foundation USA Guide to Quality and Cost

by Families USA Foundation & Marc S. Miller

"Admirable . . . clearly written, well organized . . . easy and helpful." --Washington Post

"This is the surefire guide to making critical decisions about your family's health." --Dr. J. Larry Brown, Professor...


13 Things They Won't Tell You: 375+ Experts Confess the Insider Secrets They Keep to Themselves

by Editors of Reader's Digest

Every month, Reader’s Digest asks selected experts from a different profession to spill their secrets. Readers walk a mile in their shoes and see things that are enlightening, horrifying, and give them a whole...


Newcity's Best of Chicago 2012: The ultimate insider's guide to more than 500 things to do, facts to know and places to go

by The Editors of Newcity

Best of Chicago is the definitive guide to America's third-largest city, created each year, for nineteen years running, by Chicago's only locally owned and operated alternative weekly, Newcity.

Unlike other city...


Crafty Girls' Road Trip: New Zealand's Best Craft Places Plus 10 Craft Projects

by Ann Packer

Brilliant guide to the many places in New Zealand where you can buy everything you need to make your own textile-based crafts.Aimed at those who get warm fuzzies just walking into a wool shop, simply have to...


A Solar Buyer's Guide for the Home and Office: Navigating the Maze of Solar Options, Incentives, and Installers

by Stephen Hren & Rebekah Hren

Solar power, once a fringe effort limited to DIY enthusiasts, is now fast becoming mainstream. Many home and business owners are curious about solar electric and solar thermal systems, and wonder how to go about...


Sustainable Food: How to Buy Right and Spend Less

by Elise McDonough

Wondering whether it’s worth it to splurge on the locally raised beef? What about those organic carrots? New in the Chelsea Green Guides series, Sustainable Food: How to Buy Right and Spend Less helps the...


Parker's Wine Bargains: The World's Best Wine Values Under $25

by Robert M. Parker

Yes, you can buy world-class wine on a budget. With Parker's Wine Bargains, America's most infl uential wine critic offers a guide to the world's best wines priced at $25 or less.

Robert M. Parker, Jr.,...


Spending Smart: A Consumer's Guide to Saving Money and Making Good Financial Decisions

by Gregory Karp & Chicago Tribune Staff

Spending Smart is a compact but immensely helpful collection of columns from the weekly Chicago Tribune column penned by Gregory Karp. Offering tips for consumers across a wide variety of fields, including insurance,...


TLA Film and Video Guide 2000-2001

by David Bleiler

The TLA Film & Video Guide is the absolutely indispensable guide for the true lover of cinema. By focusing on independent and international films, and avoiding much of the made-for-TV/made-for-cable/made-for-video...


Clark's Big Book of Bargains: Clark Howard Teaches You How to Get the Best Deals

by Clark Howard & Mark Meltzer

Clark Howard, the bestselling author of Get Clark Smart and host of the nationally syndicated radio program The Clark Howard Show, wants to show you how to get the best bang for your buck--whether you are at...


The Art of Complaining: Canada's Consumer Action Guide

by Phil Edmonston

Defective cars, contaminated food, insurance company abuses, botched vacations, or government errors and indifference ... these issues and more are examined in The Art of Complaining. Phil Edmonston's newest...


Retire Downtown: The Lifestyle Destination for Active Retirees and Empty Nesters

by Kyle Ezell

Are you a Ruppie? More and more people are trending toward living downtown. Author Kyle Ezell demonstrates how empty nesters can live out their golden years full of fun and independence in the midst of the city....


Beat High Gas Prices Now!: The Fastest, Easiest Ways to Save $20-$50 Every Month on Gas

by Diane MacEachern

"No one ever won a prize for spending the most money possible on gas. Our goal should be to spend the least amount of money, and use the least amount of fuel, to cover the distance we want to go," states MacEachern....


Prescription Drugs for Half Price or Less: The Authoritative Guide To Saving Up To 90% On All Your Prescription Medications

by Stephen Hyde

If you want to save up to 50, 70, even 90% on your prescription drug costs, this is the book you need. Stephen S. S. Hyde, founder of Hyde Rx Services Corporation, is the leading authority on low-cost prescription...


Buy Ketchup in May and Fly at Noon

by Mark Di Vincenzo

Mark Di Vincenzo knows the best times of the day, the week, the month, the year, and a life to do a variety of things—and he shares his amazing expertise in Buy Ketchup in May and Fly at Noon. A fascinating,...


The Ultimate Baseball Road Trip, 2nd: A Fan's Guide to Major League Stadiums

by Josh Pahigian & Kevin O'Connell

The most entertaining and comprehensive guide to every baseball fan’s dream road trip—including every new ballpark since the 2004 edition—revised and completely updated!


Coping with Prednisone,  Revised and Updated

by Eugenia Zukerman & Julie R. Ingelfinger, M.D.

Approximately one million Americans per year take high doses of prednisone and related drugs. While these medicines may be necessary to treat serious illnesses, they may also have unpleasant, and even devastating,...