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Natural Systems for Water Pollution Control

By: "Dinges, Ray"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: NY, Van Nostrand Reinhold Company: c1982

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 28H001

ISBN: 0442201664

Condition: NEAR FINE / near fine dj


"As new except for light sticker residue and faint edgewear to dust jacket and faint foxing to top exterior page edges. ""Many systems used today to combat water pollution are very costly and may even cause byproducts or their own that aren't favorable to the environment., However, there area low technology, natural system that not only benefit the environment but also save money because their energy comes from sources that require no fuel combustion..."" 252 indexed pages." View more info

Serpents of the Northeastern States

By: "Ditmars, Raymond L."

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "Bronx Park, NY", New York Zoological Society: 1944

Edition: (2nd edition)

Seller ID: 6-4H001

Condition: GOOD+


Interior is clean and unmarked. Center page (27-30) is present but has come loose from staples. Covers are soiled with one long vertical crease and a tiny corner crease on front cover. 56 staple-bound pages including 38 figures. View more info

Island of the Dragon's Blood

By: "Douglas Botting (A. Spark, maps) (Janet Chandler, Sketches)"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Wilfred Funk inc.: 1958

Seller ID: 6-3T017

Condition: GOOD+


"Ex-library with dust jacket in protective cover. Tight, bright, clean and square except for expected library markings.1956 Oxford University expedition to the island of Socotra to record specimens of the native flora and fauna, make recordings of the native language, and collect archaeological artifacts. Socotra (Soqotra ) is a small island archipelago off the Horn of Africa in the Indian Ocean, currently controlled by Yemen, designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2008." View more info

Man Adapting (Mrs. H. E. Silliman Memorial Lecture)

By: "Dubos, Rene"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Yale University Press:

Seller ID: 9780300000764

ISBN: 0300000766

Condition: GOOD


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"Urban Anthropology: Research Perspectives and Strategies. Southern Anthropological Society Proceedings, No. 2 "

By: "Eddy ,Elizabeth M. (Ed.)"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Athens, GA", University of Georgia: 1968

Seller ID: 8-8Y004

Condition: VERY GOOD


"As new except for age soil to white covers. Tight and square with clean, unmarked interior. Collection of 10 early papers on the new specialty of Urban Anthropology presented at the Annual Meeting in Gainesville, Florida in February, 1968 clarifying ""the mission and potential of urban anthropology, particularly as the archaeological and evolutionary interests of science are concerned...to attempt some clarification of the place of urban anthropology within cultural and social anthropology..."" 100 pages. 8.5x11x0.4"" (21.5x28x1cm) " View more info

Fields on the Hoof: Nexus of Tibetan Nomadic Pastoralism (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology)

By: "Ekvall, R. B., Ekvall, Robert Brainerd"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Holt Rinehart and Winston:

Seller ID: 9780030729102

ISBN: 0030729106

Condition: GOOD


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El Medico de Cabecera: Como No Matar a Sus Hijos (Original title: How Not to Kill Your children)

By: "Elena Arnedo Sorianno, trans.)"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Madrid, Spain", Bolsillo /Alianza Editorial: 1971

Seller ID: 22P017

Condition: FAIR


"Reading copy. Tight, clean interior, light age soil to exterior. Covers are worn and creased. 6 pages with folded edges. Text in Spanish." View more info

Theologizing Tribal heritage

By: "Elizabeth Joy et al (Hrangthan Chhungi, ed.)"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "Delhi, India", CWM-ISET-ECC/PCI/ISPCK: 2008

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-NX001

ISBN: 8184580665

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square except for tiny bumps to front corners. ""this is a book that voices out the experience of the tribal people in India. It is the result of a National Workshop on 'Theologizing Tribal Heritage: A Critical Re-Look' at the Aizawl Theological College, Aizawl, Mizoram from January 15-19, 2008."" 334 pages. 6.25x9.5x.75""" View more info

Modeling and Role-Modeling: A Theory and Paradigm for Nursing

By: "Erickson, Tomlin & Swain"

Price: $52.95

Publisher: "Englewood Cliffs, NJ", Prentice-Hall: 1983

Edition: "(5th printing, 1997)"

Seller ID: 16H002

ISBN: 0135861802

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. A corner bump has dog-eared 5 pages and left a crease on the top corner of each cover. ""Two requisites for wise and effective nursing are the basics of this book: Scientific Habits of Thought using existing knowledge about healthy functioning; Clinical Sensitivity and expertise enabling humane and knowledgeable intervention..."" 283 indexed pages including Bibliography and Glossary." View more info

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"Twinkie, Deconstructed: My Journey to Discover How the Ingredients Found in Processed Foods Are Grown, Mined (Yes, Mined), and Manipulated Into What America Eats"

By: "Ettlinger, Steve"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Hudson Street Press:

Seller ID: 9781594630187

ISBN: 1594630186

Condition: very good


A pop-science journey into the surprising ingredients found in dozens of common packaged foods, using the Twinkie label as a guide Like most Americans, Steve Ettlinger eats processed foods. And, like most consumers, he often reads the ingredients label?without a clue as to what most of it means. So when his young daughter asked, ?Daddy, what's polysorbate 60 he was at a loss?and determined to find out. From the phosphate mines in Idaho to the corn fields in Iowa, from gypsum mines in Oklahoma to the vanilla harvest in Madagascar, "Twinkie, Deconstructed" is a fascinating, thoroughly re... View more info

Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences Fourth Series Vol II Part One 1913-1917

By: "Evermann, Barton Warren (ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "San Francisco, CA", California Academy of Sciences: 1926

Seller ID: 6-2Y006

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, slight age tanning to paper, light age soil to exterior, small corner crease to top edges. Contents page and Index to volume II Part one, Fourth series. Page 384-390. 8 pages, staple-bound, 7.25x10"" (18.6x25.5cm)" View more info

Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences Fourth series vol XV

By: "Evermann, Barton Warren (ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "San Francisco, CA", California Academy of Sciences: 1926-1927

Seller ID: 6-2Y009

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, slight age tanning to paper, darker tanning to page edges, light age soil to exterior, square with untrimmed page tops. Small notation on top corner of cover. Contents page and Index to volume XV, fourth series. Page 547-576. (30 staple-bound pages) staple-bound, 7.25x10"" (18.6x25.5cm)" View more info

Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences Fourth series vol XIV

By: "Evermann, Barton Warren (ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "San Francisco, CA", California Academy of Sciences: 1924

Seller ID: 6-2Y010

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, slight age tanning to paper, darker tanning to page edges, light age soil to exterior, square with untrimmed page tops. Small notation on top corner of cover. Some creasing to top outside corner. Contents page, Errata, and index to volume XIV, fourth series. Page 567-600 (34 staple-bound pages) staple-bound, 7.25x10"" (18.6x25.5cm)" View more info

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"Spirit Catches you and You Fall Down: a Hmong Child, her American Doctors, and the Collision of Two Cultures"

By: "Fadiman, Anne"

Price: $7.00

Seller ID: 9780374525644

ISBN: 0374525641

Condition: GOOD


Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Nonfiction When three-month-old Lia Lee Arrived at the county hospital emergency room in Merced, California, a chain of events was set in motion from which neither she nor her parents nor her doctors would ever recover. Lia's parents, Foua and Nao Kao, were part of a large Hmong community in Merced, refugees from the CIA-run "Quiet War" in Laos. The Hmong, traditionally a close-knit and fiercely people, have been less amenable to assimilation than most immigrants, adhering steadfastly to the rituals and beliefs of their ancestors. Lia's ... View more info

Inequality: Social Stratification Reconsidered

By: "Fallers, Lloyd A. "

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press #P578: 1973

Seller ID: 8-2T027

ISBN: 0226236846

Condition: GOOD+


"Bright, clean and square BUT pencil underlining and spine cracked in one section and owners name inside front cover. Covers have rubbed and chipped edges and crease on hinge and back cover corner. Development of the stratigraphic model of society in the late 18th century and how it was a product of a specific time and place. Fallers then goes on to discuss a modification to the general theories that better suits 20th century, with a particular focus on The United States and Africa, with an extended case study on ""Buganda"". 330 indexed, annotated pages with extensive Bibl... View more info

Greek Science 2 - Theophrastus to Galen

By: "Farrington, Benjamin"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Pelican / Penguin (#A192): 1949

Seller ID: 17P003

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, age-tanned pages, faint age soil to exterior, square. ""describes how Greek Science after Aristotle…went into a decline parallel to that which beset Greek civilization as a whole…""" View more info

"Sociological Inquiry, Volume 72, Number 3, Summer 2002"

By: "Faupel, Charles E. (Ed.)"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: "Malden, MA", "Blackwell Publishing / Alpha Kappa Delta, The International ?Scoiology Honor Society": 2002

Seller ID: 05H004

Condition: FINE


As new - gift quality! Thematic Issue: The Sociology of Civility with articles related to: historical context; measurement; United States; Russia; Golf; Civil Rights Movement and Passive Resistance; harassment; and the marketplace. Pages 353-501 of volume 72. View more info

"Sociological Inquiry: Volume 72, Number 2, Spring 2002"

By: "Faupel, Charles E. (Ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Auburn, AL", "Auburn University, Department of Sociology": 2002

Seller ID: 93H004


"Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. Bumped bottom corner. 351 pages. Journal of the international sociology honor Society (Alpha Kappa Delta) includes: Coopting change toward industrial democracy; Japanese and American identities; Kin effects on black-white account and homeownership; Resentment and resentiment; Community colleges and the school to work transition; Social capital is process; Women poverty and domestic violence. 351 pages + advertisements." View more info

Rigid Plastic Foams

By: "Ferrigno, T.H."

Price: $6.95

Publisher: NY, Reinhold Publishing Corporation/ Chapman-Reinhold: 1967

Edition: (2nd Edition)

Seller ID: 03H015

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Ex-library. As new except for expected library markings. ""Cellular plastics are now in their formative state. Their youthfulness has been evident in the unbridled enthusiasm and strenuous attempts to break down the barriers to their acceptance…the forward thinking of so many inventive and capable people, which has been recorded here, has planted the seeds of maturity..."" Detailed information of Chemistry, Properties and Applications of each of the categories of foams. Navy cloth with gilt lettering, no DJ, 379 indexed and illustrated pages, .9-1/8x6"" (23.2x15c... View more info

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The Whole Shebang: A State-of-the-Universe(s) Report

By: "Ferris, Timothy"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 9780684838618

ISBN: 0684838613

Condition: GOOD


From the prizewinning author who has been called "the greatest science writer in the world" comes this delightfully comprehensive and comprehensible report on how science today envisions the universe as a whole. Timothy Ferris provides a clear, elegantly written overview of current research and a forecast of where cosmological theory is likely to go in the twenty-first century. He explores the questions that have occurred to even casual readers -- who are curious about nature on the largest scales: What does it mean to say that the universe is "expanding," or that space is "curved"? -- and... View more info