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The Story of Ernest

By: "Finn, David"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Redding Ridge, CT", Black Swan Book:

Seller ID: 10H001

ISBN: 0933806655

Condition: FINE


"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

Electrical Trades: Blueprint Reading and Sketching - Commercial

By: "Fisher, Howard"

Price: $14.95

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

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The Weather Makers: How Man Is Changing the Climate and What It Means for Life on Earth

By: "Flannery, Tim"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Grove Press:

Seller ID: 9780802142924

ISBN: 0802142923

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

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Math Magic: The Human Calculator Shows How to Master Everyday Math Problems in Seconds

By: "Flansburg, Scott"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Perennial Currents:

Seller ID: 9780060976194

ISBN: 0060976195

Condition: GOOD


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

"Rainbows, Curveballs and Other Wonders of the Natural World Explained"

By: "Flatow, Ira"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Harpercollins Childrens Books:

Seller ID: 9780060972370

ISBN: 0060972378

Condition: GOOD


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Century of Struggle: The Woman's Rights Movement in the United States

By: "Flexner, Eleanor"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", Harvard University Press: 1975

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 4-1T005

ISBN: 0674106520

Condition: FINE


"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

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Economics For Dummies

By: "Flynn, Sean Masaki"

Price: $11.00

Publisher: For Dummies:

Seller ID: 9780764557262

ISBN: 0764557262

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

Silvicultural Systems for the Major Forest Types of the United States

By: "Forest Service, Timber Management Research "

Price: $7.95

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

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Prayers & Rituals at a time of Illness & Dying: The Practices of Five World Religions

By: "Fosarelli, Pat"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "West Conshohocken, PA", Templeton Foundation Press: 2008

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 6-4P001

ISBN: 1599471469

Condition: FINE


"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

Managing Lives: Corporate Women and Social Change

By: "Freeman, Sue Joan Mendelson"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: "Amherst, MA", University of Massachusetts Press: 1990

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 13H023

ISBN: 0870237179

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

Arzt bei den Vergessenen in Afghanistan: Mit dem Kauf dieses Buches unterstutzen Sie die Arbeit von Dr. Freigang in Afghanistan

By: "Freigand, Dr. med. Karl Viktor"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Munich, Germany", promultis: 1986

Seller ID: 02T052

ISBN: 3921842707

Condition: FINE


"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

Performance Characteristics of Bolted Joints in Design and Assembly (SME Technical Paper AD77-715)

By: "Friesth, E.R. (Deere & Company)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Dearborn, MI", Society of Manufacturing Engineers: 1977

Seller ID: 30T011

Condition: FINE


"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

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Class: A Guide Through the American Status System

By: "Fussell, Paul"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Touchstone:

Seller ID: 9780671792251

ISBN: 0671792253

Condition: GOOD


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

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The Astronomical Almanac for the Year 2014

By: "Gallaudet, & Moncrieff"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: US Government Printing Office:

Seller ID: 5-DX003

ISBN: 0707741424

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

"On Amphisbaena heathi Schmidt and A. carvalhoi, new species, small forms from northeast of Brazil (Amphisbaenia: reptilia) (Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Fourth Series V. XXXI, #23, 1965"

By: "Gans, Carl"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: California Academy of Sciences: 1965

Seller ID: 6-NT004r

Condition: GOOD+


"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

"Cold Waves and Frosts in the United States, U.S. Department of Agriculture Weather Bureau Bulletin P"

By: "Garriott, Edward B."

Price: $59.95

Publisher: "Washington, DC", U.S. Department of Agriculture: 1906

Seller ID: 4-3Y004

Condition: GOOD+


"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

The Road Ahead: Completely Revised and Up-to-Date

By: "Gates, Bill,Myhrvold, Nathan,Rinearson, Peter"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780140260403

ISBN: 0140260404

Condition: GOOD


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Complications: A Surgeon's Notes on an Imperfect Science

By: "Gawande, Atul"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Picador:

Seller ID: 9780312421700

ISBN: 0312421702

Condition: GOOD


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

Tumors of Bone (Including the Jaws and Joints)

By: "Geschickter & Copeland, MDs"

Price: $44.96

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

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Live and Die Like a Man: Gender Dynamics in Urban Egypt

By: "Ghannam, Farha"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Stanford University Press:

Seller ID: 9780804783293

ISBN: 0804783292

Condition: acceptable


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