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Image for Loblaws Super Market Coloring Contest: Win 10 Big Prizes in this store! Plus Grand National Prize $5,000.00 Savings Bond or a 4-Year College Scholarship! Just Color the Pictures in This Book to Win!

Loblaws Super Market Coloring Contest: Win 10 Big Prizes in this store! Plus Grand National Prize $5,000.00 Savings Bond or a 4-Year College Scholarship! Just Color the Pictures in This Book to Win!

By: N/A

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Milart Associates: 1954

Seller ID: 2262500


Near fine. 1954 Stapled Binding. 32 pp. Food advertisements in coloring book format. Loblaws Super Market Coloring Contest: Win 10 Big Prizes in this store! Plus Grand National Prize $5,000.00 Savings Bond or a 4-Year College Scholarship! Just Color the Pictures in This Book to Win! View more info

A New Economic Geography of Bangladesh

By: Ahmad, Nafis

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Vikas Publishing House: 1976

Seller ID: 1308012


Jacket edge wear, minor ink smudging on rear jacket panel, small ink stamp and name on front endpapers, pages toned. Good. 1976 Hard Cover. 249 pp. Numerous maps & tables, fold-out map of Bangladesh in South and Southeast Asia. CONTENTS: Introduction; Physical Setting; Economic Development in the Past; Main Features of Agriculture; Forest Wealth in the Economy; Manufacturing Industry; Transportation and Trade; Population; Development and Prospects; Postscript; Appendices... View more info

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Andrew Carnegie: The Man and His Work

By: Alderson, Bernard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York: Doubleday, Page & Co.: 1902

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2164109


1909 reprint. Boards soiled, ink school library information on front endpaper - no other marks. 1902 Hard Cover. viii, 231 pp. 8vo. Includes fold-out view of Homestead, Duquesne, and Edgar Thompson Steel Works in Pennsylvania. A biography of the prominent 19th century businessman who made his fortune in steel. View more info

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An Economic Interpretation of the Constitution of the United States

By: Beard, Charles A.; McDonald, Forrest

Price: $7.00

Publisher: The Free Press: 1986

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2119206


An exceptional copy. 1986 Trade Paperback. liii, 330 pp. A reissue of the work originally released in 1913, including the original preface, the introduction to the 1935 edition and a new introduction by Forrest McDonald. View more info

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Workplace by Design: Mapping the High-Performance Workscape

By: Becker, Franklin; Steele, Fritz

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Jossey-Bass Publishers: 1994

Seller ID: 1528700


No jacket. 1994 Large Hardcover. 228 pp. 9 1/4 x 7 3/4. Space is an organization's second most valuable asset. Yet little attention is paid to how it supports the new ways in which today's organizations operate---teamwork, flattened hierarchies, telecommuting, collaborating across functions. Workplace by Design shows CEOs and managers alike how to put aside and rethink conventional, awkward notions of space utilization based on hierarchy and status--notions that pit peop... View more info

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Methods for Active Participation: Experiences in Rural Development from East and Central Africa

By: Bergdall, Terry D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 1518589


Wrappers rubbed, 2 inch abrasion to front wrapper, title/copyright page removed. 210 pp. Detailed and down-to-earth account of the processes of rural development pioneered by the Method for Active Participation Research and Development Project. The unique features of active participation are the practical techniques that are used for engaging marginal members of a community in the planning and implementation of relevant projects according to local priorities. The single,... View more info

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Store: A Memoir of America's Great Department Stores

By: Birmingham, Nan Tillson

Price: $8.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2203862


First edition. A very nice copy. Jacket edges lightly bumped. 1978 Hard Cover. 365 pp. Continental in scope, this memoir captures the distant personalities of our most outstanding department stores: Bullock's Wilshire in Los Angeles, Hink's in Berkeley, Goldwater's in Phoenix, Neiman-Marcus in Dallas and Fort Worth, Renaissance Center in Detroit, Dayton's in Minneapolis, Marshall Field & Co. in Chicago and, of course, Macy's, B. Altman & Co., Gimbels, Saks Fifth Avenue, ... View more info

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One Minute Manager

By: Blanchard, Kenneth; Johnson, Spencer

Price: $5.00

Publisher: William Morrow and Company, Inc.: 1982

Seller ID: 2200353


Pages lightly toned. Jacket toned, jacket edges rubbed. 1982 Hard Cover. 111 pp. For more than twenty years, millions of managers in Fortune 500 companies and small businesses nationwide have followed The One Minute Manager's techniques, thus increasing their productivity, job satisfaction, and personal prosperity. These very real results were achieved through learning the management techniques that spell profitability for the organization and its employees. The One Minu... View more info

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Screw Business As Usual

By: Branson, Richard

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Portfolio/Penguin: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2202288


First edition. A very nice copy. Near Fine. 2011 Hard Cover. xi, 372 pp. RICHARD BRANSON, one of the world's most famous and admired business leaders, argues that it's time to turn capitalism upside down-to shift our values from an exclusive focus on profit to also caring for people, communities and the planet. As he writes: It's a vibrant and definite sea change from the way business was always done, when financial profit was a driving force. Today, people aren't afraid... View more info

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Twenty-Five Significant Years

By: Calkins, Earnest Elmo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Douglas L. Elliman & Co., Inc.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2202237


First edition. The personal copy of the company's director at the time of the book's publication, Douglas M. Cruikshank, with his bookplate on the front endpaper. Includes original onion skin jacket. 1936 Hard Cover. 48 pp. A history of the first 25 years in the career of what would become one of the most successful real estate companies in history. Founded in 1911 in a Manhattan basement, it has since gone through a number of different owners, and is the company many of... View more info

How to Stop Worrying and Start Living

By: Carnegie, Dale

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1948

Seller ID: 1532280


Reprint. Lacks jacket. Boards a bit spotted, edge wear. 1948 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 306 pp. CONTENTS: Preface; Part One. Fundamental Facts You Should KNow About Worry; Part Two. Basic Techniques in Analyzing Worry; Part Three. How to Break the Worry Habit Before It Breaks You; Part Four. Seven Ways to Cultivate a Mental Attitude That Will Bring You Peace and Happiness; Part Five. The Perfect Way to Conquer Worry; Part Six. How to Keep F... View more info

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How to Win Friends and Influence People

By: Carnegie, Dale

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2205242


1938 34th printing. Bookplate remnant on front endpaper. 1936 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 312 pp. Original red cloth, gilt titles. This grandfather of all people-skills books was first published in 1936. It was an overnight hit, eventually selling 15 million copies. How to Win Friends and Influence People is just as useful today as it was when it was first published, because Dale Carnegie had an understanding of human nature that will ... View more info

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How to Win Friends and Influence People

By: Carnegie, Dale

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2207939


1937 11th printing. Very good in good jacket. Ink name and date on front endpaper, front board edges slightly discolored, pencil marks on two text pages only, jacket edges rubbed with tiny internal chips from spine edge. 1936 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 340, [2] pp. 8vo. Original red cloth, gilt titles. This grandfather of all people-skills books was first published in 1936. It was an overnight hit, eventually selling 15 million copies. H... View more info

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How to Win Friends and Influence People

By: Carnegie, Dale

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2208580


1937 11th printing. Jacket edges rubbed with minor loss from corners, ink name and date on front endpaper, light crease down front jacket flap. 1936 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 340, [2] pp. 8vo. Original red cloth, gilt titles. This grandfather of all people-skills books was first published in 1936. It was an overnight hit, eventually selling 15 million copies. How to Win Friends and Influence People is just as useful today as it was when... View more info

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The House of Morgan: An American Banking Dynasty and the Rise of Modern Finance

By: Chernow, Ron

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Morgan Entrekin / Atlantic Monthly Press: 1990

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2260629


4th printing. 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xvii, [3], 812 pp. The winner of the National Book Award and now considered a classic, The House of Morgan is the most ambitious history ever written about an American banking dynasty. Acclaimed by The Wall Street Journal as brilliantly researched and written, the book tells the rich, panoramic story of four generations of Morgans and the powerful, secretive firms they spawned. It is the definit... View more info

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Alexander Legge, 1866-1933

By: Crissey, Forrest

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Lakeside Press/R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company: 1936

Seller ID: 2207523


No jacket, ink stamp and ink name to front endpaper. 1936 Hard Cover. xiv, 232 pp. The life story of a truly great American who loved and served his country well, who achieved world-wide distinction as an industrial leader, as a patriotic public servant and as the devoted friend and champion of all who till the soil. Alexander Legge (1866–1933) was a prominent American business executive, serving as president of International Harvester from 1922-1933. He performed publ... View more info

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Class and Community: The Industrial Revolution in Lynn (Harvard Studies in Urban History)

By: Dawley, Alan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harvard: 1980

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2208291


4th printing. Wrappers very lightly rubbed, minor surface tear to rear wrapper. 1980 Trade Paperback. viii, 301 pp. The author brilliantly examines the structure and culture of Lynn shoemakers, their relations with the owners, changes in their work situation due to the displacement of craft skills by factory machines, local and vocational distribution of property and income, social and geographical mobility, and the interactions among the workers, the industry and the to... View more info

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Pick Another Checkout Lane, Honey: Learn Coupon Strategies to Save $1000s at the Grocery Store

By: Demer, Joanie; Wheeler, Heather

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Krazy Coupon Lady: 2012

Seller ID: 1840247


Bright copy. 2012 Trade Paperback. 336 pp. What if you could save over 70% on your monthly grocery budget and build a stockpile of food at the same time? Don t be a skeptic! Pick Another Checkout Lane, Honey will jumpstart your journey to saving $600 per month! If you re interested in the idea but overwhelmed by the logistics, you ll love our step-by-step approach that transforms even the most timid shopper from coupon-shy to coupon-savvy. Authors Joanie Demer and Heathe... View more info

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Jane's Freight Containers, 1968-69

By: Downie, George; Kinross, John S.; Bristow, P.M.; Lee, H.S.; Upton, J.; Vanderbeek, James & Rita; McLeavy, Roy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2059862


First edition. 1968 Large Hardcover. iv, 597 pp. A detailed photographic reference to numerous varieties of freight shipping containers, with commentary on the practice of freight shipping and associated regulations. View more info

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The Executive in Action : Managing for Results, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the Effective Executive

By: Drucker, Peter F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harper: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2265462


First thus. Jacket faintly rubbed. 1996 Hard Cover. Drucker identifies and explains the practices, decisions and priorities for achieving business performance and executive effectiveness. These books cover the three dimensions of the successful practice of management. Managing for Results was the first book to explain business strategy. Drucker shows how the existing business has to focus on opportunities rather than problems to be effective, for it is the opportunities ... View more info

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Master Plan for the Town of Webster, New York, July 1968

By: EBS Management Consultants Incorporated

Price: $60.00

Publisher: EBS Management Consultants Incorporated: 1968

Seller ID: 2052612


Deaccessioned by The Milne Library at SUNY Geneseo, usual marks. Last gathering and back cover loosening from spiral but included. 1968 Spiral-Bound Softcover. [xviii], [1]-3; 1-1 - A-78 pp. Plastic spiral-bound softcover. A master plan for the town of Webster, New York (a suburb east of Rochester, NY), providing: a survey and analysis of physical, economic, and social data; graphic presentations (including numerous maps and charts); and a description of costs, prioritie... View more info

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From Soviet to Putin and Back: The Dominance of Energy in Today's Russia

By: Economides, Michael J.; D'Aleo, Donna Marie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: ET Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2093235


First edition. Signed without inscription by Economides on front endpaper. Jacket edges rubbed. 2008 Hard Cover. x, 444 pp. 8vo. Under Vladimir Putin, Russia has taken a giant step backwards into its Soviet past, and nowhere is this more evident than in the realm of energy politics. Modern Russian politics and energy sources first oil and then both oil and gas have been inextricably connected in a way unmatched by any other major power in the history of the world. This t... View more info

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Joe Wilson and the Creation of Xerox

By: Ellis, Charles D.; Mulcahy, Anne; Podolny, Joel

Price: $10.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 2006

Seller ID: 2200513


Near Fine. 2006 Hard Cover. xvii, 396 pp. Charley Ellis has written a magnificent portrait, capturing the indomitable spirit of Joe Wilson and his instinctive understanding of the need for and commercial usefulness of a transforming imaging technology. Joe Wilson and his extraordinary team, which I had the good fortune to first meet in 1960, epitomized the wonderful observation of George Bernard Shaw who said, 'Some look at things that are, and ask why? I dream of things... View more info

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Joe Wilson and the Creation of Xerox

By: Ellis, Charles D.; Mulcahy, Anne; Podolny, Joel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2202240


First edition. 2006 Hard Cover. xvii, 396 pp. Charley Ellis has written a magnificent portrait, capturing the indomitable spirit of Joe Wilson and his instinctive understanding of the need for and commercial usefulness of a transforming imaging technology. Joe Wilson and his extraordinary team, which I had the good fortune to first meet in 1960, epitomized the wonderful observation of George Bernard Shaw who said, 'Some look at things that are, and ask why? I dream of th... View more info

Brotherhood of Oil: Energy Policy and the Public Interest

By: Engler, Robert

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Mentor Books: 1978

Seller ID: 1500580


Pages toned, spine lightly creased. 1978 Mass Market Paperback. 338 pp. CONTENTS: Preface; Crude Awakenings; Traces of Oil; Political Explorations; Rites of Government; Imperial Energies; Partners in Development; Bureaucratic Wastelands; Planning for New Beginnings; Notes; Index. View more info

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Fortune Magazine Volume XXV [25], Number 3, March 1942

By: Fortune Magazine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Henry R. Luce: 1942

Seller ID: 2198589


Edges rubbed. 1942 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. 187, [1] pp. 13 1/2 x 11 1/2. A World War Two era printing of the influential business magazine. Contents include: The Working Front - Four Reports on America at War, From Cairo to Karachi to Ketchikan - A returned observer outlines the coming struggle for Asia & Philosophy in a World at War by William Pepperell Montague, and much more. Period ads by B.F. Goodrich, Goodyear, Bethlehem Steel... View more info

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Fortune Magazine Volume XX [20], Number 1, July 1939

By: Fortune Magazine

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Time, Incorporated: 1939

Seller ID: 2262768


Two 1 inch tears to spine ends, corners rubbed, a couple light spine creases. 1939 Large Softcover. We have more books available by this author!. 244 pp. 14 x 11 1/4. An early issue of the influential business magazine. A special issue focusing on New York City. Contents include: The People: The Melting Pot; Harlem; Upper Fifth Avenue; East Seventieth Street; The Metropolitanates; New York Publishers; They Govern Themselves: La Guardia's New York; Health and Hospitals; N... View more info

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The World is Flat: A Brief History of The Twenty-First Century

By: Friedman, Thomas L.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1897634


Reprint. 2005 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 488 pp. The World Is Flat continues the franchise Friedman has made for himself as a great explicator of and cheerleader for globalization, building upon his 1999 The Lexus and the Olive Tree. Like its predecessor, this book showcases Friedman's gift for lucid dissections of abstruse economic phenomena, his teacher's head, his preacher's heart, his genius for trend-spotting... [This book] also ... View more info

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Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises

By: Geithner, Timothy F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201387


First edition. Ink name and date on front endpaper. 2014 Hard Cover. 580 pp. 8vo. Stress Test is the story of Tim Geithner’s education in financial crises.    As president of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and then as President Barack Obama’s secretary of the Treasury, Timothy F. Geithner helped the United States navigate the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, from boom to bust to rescue to recovery. In a candid, riveting, and historically i... View more info

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Progress and Poverty: An Inquiry into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want with Increase of Wealth

By: George, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Robert Schalkenbach Foundation: 1949

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2065615


1949 19th printing of fiftieth anniversary edition. Pencil underlining throughout, ink name on front endpaper. xx, 571 pp. 8vo. This anniversary edition includes a new foreword by the author's son. CONTENTS: The Problem; WAGES AND CAPITAL: Current Doctrine of Wages -- Its Insufficiency; The Meaning of the Terms; Wages Not Drawn from Capital but Produced by the Labor; Maintenance of Laborers Not Drawn from Capital; Real Functions of Capital; POPULATION AND SUBSISTENCE: Ma... View more info