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By: "Finn, David"
Publisher: "Redding Ridge, CT", Black Swan Book:
Seller ID: 10H001
"As new - gift quality! ""cast as a personal memoir…serves as both an introduction to the far reaching theories of the émigré scholar, Dr. Ernest Zierer, and as an intimate testament to his personality an his profound influence on a young, aspiring artist...from the formal concerns of art history and painterly theory to the application of these ideas to the realm of art therapy..."" 112 pages including bibliography." View more info
By: "Fisher, Howard"
Publisher: "Albany, NY", "Delmar Publishers, Inc.": 1957
Edition: (Stated First Edition)
Seller ID: 8DY017
"Tight, bright, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, wear to edges of cover. Blueprints in back pocket, as new but #3 of 11 is missing. Workbook illustrating how to read blueprints and electrical diagrams for commercial spaces. Includes units on installations for a drugstore, bakery, insurance office, doctor's office, beauty salon, and on specific circuits, telephone raceway systems, lighting fixtures, and installing electrical meters. 152 pages, spiral-bound, illustrated with review problems in each section." View more info
By: "Flannery, Tim"
Publisher: Grove Press:
Seller ID: 9780802142924
Condition: very good
Sometime this century the day will arrive when the human influence on the climate will overwhelm all other natural factors. Over the past decade, the world has seen the most powerful El Niqo ever recorded, the most devastating hurricane in two hundred years, the hottest European summer on record, and one of the worst storm seasons ever experienced in Florida. With one out of every five living things on this planet committed to extinction by the levels of greenhouse gases that will accumulate in the next few decades, we are reaching a global climatic tipping point. "The Weather Makers" is both ... View more info
Publisher: Perennial Currents:
Seller ID: 9780060976194
Scott Flansburg's heartfelt belief is that there are no "mathematical illiterates," just people who have not learned how to make math work for them. But millions of otherwise successful adults are afraid to balance their checkbooks and don't know how to figure interest on savings or credit. Millions of students dread their math classes and live in fear of the math section of the SAT. But, as Scott Flansburg demonstrates, anyone can put these phobias to rest and deal with essential everyday mathematical calculations with confidence. In "Math Magic, "Scott Flansburg shows the reader: ... View more info
By: "Flatow, Ira"
Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books:
Seller ID: 9780060972370
Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", Harvard University Press: 1975
Edition: (1st thus)
Seller ID: 4-1T005
"As new except for faintest of shelfwear to cover edges. ""the story of one of the great social movements in American history…the struggle for women's voting rights """ View more info
Publisher: For Dummies:
Seller ID: 9780764557262
Condition: very good
If you think economics is a complicated discipline that's reserved for theorists and the intellectual elite and has nothing to do with you, think again. Economics impacts every aspect of our lives, from what we eat, to how we dress, to where we live. Economics might be complicated, but it has everything to do with you."Economics For Dummies" helps you see how your personal financial picture is influenced by the larger economic picture. When you understand how what happens on Wall Street affects Main Street and how policies emanating from the White House impact the finances in your house, yo... View more info
Publisher: "Washington, DC", USDA: 1973
Edition: "(1979, revision)"
Seller ID: 5-9H004
Condition: VERY GOOD
"As new except for moderate soil to white covers and faint highlighting of all of the 4 pages of introduction. Essays, grouped by geographical area, on each of the tree groups citing literature used. Plus, Glossary, List of Common and Scientific Tree Names, List of Forest Types, and Author Index. 114 pages" View more info
By: "Fosarelli, Pat"
Publisher: "West Conshohocken, PA", Templeton Foundation Press: 2008
Edition: (1st edition)
Seller ID: 6-4P001
"As new - gift quality! ""clear instructions for both health care professionals on how to address the spiritual needs of ailing Buddhists, Hindus, Muslims, Christians and Jews…basic beliefs as they relate to illness and end-of-life issues…also includes specific suggestions about what not to do or say in respect to different faith traditions..."" 92 annotated pages including Bibliography." View more info
Publisher: "Amherst, MA", University of Massachusetts Press: 1990
Edition: (1st edition)
Seller ID: 13H023
Condition: NEAR FINE
"As new except for slight bump to back cover corner. 'argues that the scarcity of women in top executive positions is due not to women's contrary psychological needs of personal shortcomings, but rather to structural obstacles and persistent, subtle discrimination. The policies and practices of most corporate organizations, she concludes, still assume the presence of a full-time wife at home tending to the domestic needs of the male employee..."" 262 annotated, indexed pages." View more info
Publisher: "Munich, Germany", promultis: 1986
Seller ID: 02T052
"As new paperback, except for faint shelfwear to covers. Text in German. 137+ pages with map and photos, 7.1x5x.6"" (112.5x18x1.5cm). ""Ein deutscher Arzt hilft der Bevolkerung im besetzten Afghanistan."" (""A German doctor helps the population in occupied Afghanistan""). Text in German. 137+ pages with map and photos, (112.5x18x1.5cm)." View more info
Publisher: "Dearborn, MI", Society of Manufacturing Engineers: 1977
Seller ID: 30T011
"As new - gift quality! 10 page, staple-bound pamphlet, illustrated with graphs and photos. ""provides an analytical tool that can be used to translate tensile strength and hardness of fasteners to the design requirements of the bolted joints in the product.""" View more info
By: "Fussell, Paul"
Seller ID: 9780671792251
In "Class" Paul Fussell explodes the sacred American myth of social equality with eagle-eyed irreverence and iconoclastic wit. This bestselling, superbly researched, exquisitely observed guide to the signs, symbols, and customs of the American class system is always outrageously on the mark as Fussell shows us how our status is revealed by everything we do, say, and own. He describes the houses, objects, artifacts, speech, clothing styles, and intellectual proclivities of American classes from the top to the bottom and everybody -- you'll surely recognize yourself -- in between. "Class" is gua... View more info
Publisher: US Government Printing Office:
Seller ID: 5-DX003
Condition: VERY GOOD
"Ex-library, as new except for stamps on top exterior page edges and inside back cover. No dust jacket. Slight tilt. ""Data for Astronomy, Space Sciences, Geodesy, Surveying, Navigation and other applications"". Prepared jointly by the Nautical Almanac Office, United States Naval Observatory and H.M. Nautical Almanac Office,, United Kingdom Hydrographic Office." View more info
By: "Gans, Carl"
Publisher: California Academy of Sciences: 1965
Seller ID: 6-NT004r
"Tight, faintest age tanning, clean, creasing of a few page corners. ""On Amphisbaena heathi Schmidt and A. carvalhoi, new species, small forms from northeast of Brazil (Amphisbaenia: reptilia) by Carl Gans. Includes map of region, scale diagrams, and photographs of the species. 17 page, staple-bound, 6-1/2x10-1/8""." View more info
Publisher: "Washington, DC", U.S. Department of Agriculture: 1906
Seller ID: 4-3Y004
"Tight, faint age toning of pages, clean, square. Bright blue pebbled cloth with gilt lettering, Rubbed corners and spine ends and edges. Softened spine ends. A few light spots on covers. 22 pages of text + 164 pages of charts (2 to a page) of US showing lines of barometric readings and temperatures plus wind directions summarizing and classifying ""the more important cold waves and frosts that occurred from 1888 to 1902, inclusive."" In addition, a section of brief descriptions of ""Historical Cold Periods in the United States"" from 1717 to 1888 gathered f... View more info
By: "Gawande, Atul"
Seller ID: 9780312421700
In gripping accounts of true cases, surgeon Atul Gawande explores the power and the limits of medicine, offering an unflinching view from the scalpels edge. Complications lays bare a science not in its idealized form but as it actually isuncertain, perplexing, and profoundly human. View more info
Publisher: NY, American Journal of Cancer: 1936
Edition: (Revised edition)
Seller ID: 58X015
Condition: NEAR FINE
"Blue cloth w/gilt lettering. Slight softening to bottom of spine. Rubbing to edges. Light age soil to page edges. Owners stamp inside front covers. Interior excellent. ""Developments in roentgenology, the use of radium as a therapeutic agent and more thorough histologic studies have reawakened interest in the subject of bone tumors."" Additional shipping charges due to weight." View more info
By: "Ghannam, Farha"
Publisher: Stanford University Press:
Seller ID: 9780804783293
Watching the revolution of January 2011, the world saw Egyptians, men and women, come together to fight for freedom and social justice. These events gave renewed urgency to the fraught topic of gender in the Middle East. The role of women in public life, the meaning of manhood, and the future of gender inequalities are hotly debated by religious figures, government officials, activists, scholars, and ordinary citizens throughout Egypt. "Live and Die Like a Man" presents a unique twist on traditional understandings of gender and gender roles, shifting the attention to men and exploring how they... View more info