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Lumbering Songs from the Northern Woods

By: Fowke, Edith

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Austin, TX and London, University of Texas Press: 1970

Seller ID: 006722

Condition: Near Fine


Tunes transcribed by Norman Cazden.Edith Fowke's collection of sixty-five songs, recorded from former shantyboys, is unique, being the first in this field to exclude the more general songs popular in the bunkhouse. Mrs. Fowke presents a vivid picture of life in the north woods before the days of mechanization. Unused, no flaws but minimal shelf handling; Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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Maya Cosmos: Three Thousand Years on the Shaman's Path

By: Freidel, David A,; Schele, Linda; Parker, Joy

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, William Morrow & Co,: 1993

Seller ID: 008604

ISBN: 0688100813


Witnessing the practice of ancient Maya religion in modern Latin America and explaining archaeological discoveries about Maya myth, a study of Maya culture shows how the Maya have survived centuries of religious oppression.Unread; Unused. No flaws but some minor spotting top edge of front text-block .4to; 543 pages with index, chapter notes and bibliography. View more info

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The Fellowship: The Untold Story of Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship

By: Friedland, Roger; Zellman, Harold

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Harper,: 2006.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008568

ISBN: 0060393882


Whatever visionary brilliance Frank Lloyd Wright possessed as an architect did not extend to his talent for structural engineering, nor, as this often-searing account shows, did he succeed at engineering human lives and souls. Wright was famously individualistic, stubborn, and egotistical. But that's only the beginning of the epic soap opera that roiled around him as Wright extended his franchise to two cultlike, communal encampments, in Wisconsin and Arizona, known a... View more info

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Changing the Subject: Women's Discourses and Feminist Theology

By: Fulkerson, Mary McClintock

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Minneapolis, Fortress Press: 1994

Seller ID: 010259

ISBN: 0800627474

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. The author shows the many ways in which women's scriptural "performances" are liberating. Shifting decisively from "women's experience" to discursive practices, she offers three sample readings of "emancipatory discourses" from diverse social locations that better display the variety of ways in which women are oppressed and resistant. View more info

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Dragon Hunter: Roy Chapman Andrews and the Central Asiatic Expeditions

By: Gallenkamp, Charles

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009856

ISBN: 0670890936

Condition: New


A journey through the tremendous discoveries and unforgettable adventures of the Central Asiatic Expeditions of 1922-1930 describes how a fossil-hunting team, led by Roy Chapman Andrews, braved raging sandstorms, murderous bandits, political intrigue, civil war, and conflicts between the United States and China as it searched for evidence of dinosaurs and other extinct creatures in the Gobi Desert. Roy Chapman Andrews (January 26, 1884 - March 11, 1960) was an Am... View more info

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The Il Fornaio Baking Book: Sweet and Savory Recipes from the Italian Kitchen

By: Galli, Franco

Price: $19.95

Publisher: San Franscisco, Chronicle Books: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009665

ISBN: 0811803236

Condition: As New


Celebrating the Italian culinary legacy of both staunch traditionalism and irrepressible innovation, Italian-born baker Franco Galli presents over 70 classic and inventive recipes from the kitchens of the award-winning Il Fornaio bakeries, restaurants, and cafes. From traditional and specialty breads, pizza, foccacia, and other savory dishes to a temptingly sweet selection of biscotti, cakes, and tarts, these carefully developed, easy-to-follow recipes are woven w... View more info

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Climbing High: A Woman's Account of Surviving the Everest Tragedy

By: Gammelgaard, Lene

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Seal Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 003851

ISBN: 1580050239

Condition: Near Fine


No Flaws or Blemishes but a reminder mark; Still Gift Quality, First Edition; First Printing; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. On May 10, 1996, the Danish author became the first Scandinavian woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest and, also, a survivor of the Sagarmatha Environmental Expedition that claimed eight lives. This account includes b&w photos of the climbers and the base camp and a glossary of mountaineering terms. View more info

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A First-Rate Madness: Uncovering the Links Between Leadership and Mental Illness

By: Ghaemi, Nassir

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York, Penguin Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010431

ISBN: 1594202958

Condition: New


Ghaemi isn't the first to claim that madness is a close relative of genius, or even the first to extend the idea into politics. But he does go further than others. His explanations are elegant, too-intuitively accurate and banked off the latest psychiatric research. [NEWSWEEK]Gift Quality. No Flaws or Blemishes. 8vo; 340 pages with Notes; Bibliography and Index. View more info

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On Preserving Tropical Florida

By: Gifford, John C

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Coral Gables, University of Miami Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009379

ISBN: 0870241737

Condition: Fine


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo; 8.5 inches tall, 222 pages with bibliography and index. View more info

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Churchill: A Life

By: Gilbert, Martin

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Holt Paperbacks,: 1992

Seller ID: 008601

ISBN: 0805023968


“The most scholarly study of Churchill in war and peace ever written . . . essential diplomatic history and enlightening personal history.” ?Herbert Mitgang, The New York Times.No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling. minor fold top rear cover. View more info

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Icelandic Spiritualism: Mediumship and Modernity in Iceland [Viking]

By: Gissurarson, Loftur Reimar

Price: $80.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ, Transaction Publishers: 1997

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009622

ISBN: 1560002735

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


A scholarly social anthropological study of the role of spiritualism in Icelandic church and society during the first half of the twentieth century. The authors put forth the view that spiritualism was an integral part of Iceland's transition to modernity and its conversion to Christianity and demonstrate how "modern" spiritualism is a distinct phenomenon in Icelandic life. Of particular interest to philosophers, sociologists, psychologists, anthropologis... View more info

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Village of Immigrants: Latinos in an Emerging America (Rivergate Regionals Collection)

By: Gordon, Diana R.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New Jersey, Rutgers University Press: 2015

Seller ID: 009417

ISBN: 0813575907

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


'Following an in-depth examination of immigration history in Greenport, from early whaling communities to the impact of Italian immigrant brick workers and beyond, Gordon investigates large-concept issues such as challenges facing immigrant children in the educational system, restrictions and inequalities in immigrant housing, labor rights for immigrant workers, and more ... Concise and accessible,....' (Library Journal). No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.... View more info

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Can't Buy Me Love: The Beatles, Britain, and America

By: Gould, Jonathan

Price: $21.95

Publisher: New York, Harmony Books [Randon House]: 2007

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009775

ISBN: 0307353370

Condition: Fine


Gould seeks to explain why The Beatles were an unprecedented phenomenon placing the Fab Four in the broad and tumultuous panorama of their time and place rooting their story in the social context that girded both their rise and their demise. Carefully handled, Text clean, Bindings firm. No flaws to note. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has minor shelf handling rubs on rear panel. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall, 661 pages with Chap... View more info

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Include Me Out: My Life from Goldwyn to Broadway

By: Grangee, Farley; Calhoun, Robert

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009631

ISBN: 0312357737

Condition: Near Fine


'An engaging, colorful memoir...Granger fills his story with vivid moments from his career.' -- Kirkus.No Flaws or Blemishes butting remainder mark on lower edges; Unread.; First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 255 pages with index. View more info

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Scuba Diving - 4th Edition

By: Graver, Dennis

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Champlain, Il, Human Kinetics: 2009

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 009645

ISBN: 0736079009

Condition: New


Scuba Diving provides a clear, thorough, and captivating learning experience for all who want to take the plunge. Packed with beautiful full-color photographs and detailed diving instruction, this updated edition is the preferred guide for recreational divers, diving instructors, and students around the globe.No Flaws or Blemishes; Unused. View more info

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Performance and Motivation Strategies for Today's Workforce: A Guide to Expectancy Theory Applications.

By: Green, Thad B.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Westport, Connecticut:, Quorum Books,: 1992.

Seller ID: 002926

ISBN: 0899306780


Unread, unopened; Gift inscription under and hid by DJ flyleaf; light shelf wear to lower edge of DJ.Although considered the best approach to motivation in terms of theoretical soundness for some 25 years, expectancy theory was considered lacking in applications. For the first time this book presents an application model that gives practical value to the expectancy theory of motivation thus enabling managers to use it to improve individual and organizational perfo... View more info

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Through a Night of Horrors: Voices from the 1900 Galveston Storm

By: Greene, Casey Edward ; Kelly, Shelly Henley

Price: $45.00

Publisher: College Station, Texas A&M University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009970

ISBN: 0890969612

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


It had no name and gave no warning but crept stealthily into the Gulf and then roared ashore, killing six thousand people; the worst natural disaster in U.S. history; with many never-before-published accounts, from primary sources. More than seventy dramatic photographs underscore the catastrophe.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 206 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. Illustrated with photographs. View more info

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Women's Wardrobe (Chic Simple)
[Fashion]

By: Gross, Kim Johnson

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Alfred A Knopf,: 1995.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008006

ISBN: 067944484X


Ideal for the woman who frequently has nothing to wear in the morning (or, rather, has a closetful of clutter but with few coordinating outfits to be salvaged), Chic Simple Women's Wardrobe will prove a sanity saver.It's an organizational consultant in book form, as well as a tool for developing personal style by finding the most flattering fashions and accessories for your lifestyle and personality.Women's Wardrobe also features helpful guides for deciphering care... View more info

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Pioneers In Gardening
(Bloomsbury Gardening Classics)

By: Hadfield, Miles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London:, Bloomsbury,: 1996.

Seller ID: 006734

ISBN: 0747529566


A fourth title in the BLOOMSBURY GARDENING CLASSICS series which surveys the pioneers of gardening design and the explorers who brought new species into the country from around the world.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket in new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Illustrated with B/W drawings. View more info

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The Essential Humility of Marriage : Honoring the Third Identity in Couple Therapy

By: Hargrave, Terry D.

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Phoenix, Arizonia, Zeig Tucker & Theisen Inc,: 2000.

Seller ID: 008906

ISBN: 1891944363

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


The author offers a fresh new perspective an what makes marriages work that will jump-start the efforts of every couples therapist. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. 8vo; 223 pages with index, and bibliography. View more info