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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

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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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Readings in International Business: A Decision Approach

By: Aliber, Robert Z.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MIT Press: 1993

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2271550

ISBN: 0262510669

Condition: Near Fine


2nd printing. Ink mark on front endpaper. 1993 Trade Paperback. This collection of readings provides a solid grounding in the major practical business decisions that students and managers face in a global setting. The organization of the reader emphasizes general patterns of trade and investment flows, while examining in depth - the reasons for the internationalization of firms and the international dimension of various functional areas, including finance, accounting, ma... 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

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0399118993

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Very Good


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 Minut... View more info

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The Washington Embrace of Business (Benjamin F. Fairless Memorial Lectures)

By: Blough, Roger M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Carnegie-Mellon University / Columbia University Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2275901

ISBN: 0915604035

Condition: Very Good


Inscribed, signed, and dated by author on front endpaper ('To Julian Street, With warm regards, Roger Blough, 12/23/75'). This would be Julian Street, Jr., as his father passed away in 1947. This volume was acquired along with a collection of other books from Street's personal library. Jacket toned. 1975 Hard Cover. 161, [3] pp. 8vo. An analysis of government regulation of businesses by the former Chairman of U.S. Steel, assessing specific historical examples and advocat... View more info

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The Marketplace of Revolution: How Consumer Politics Shaped American Independence

By: Breen, T.H.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2004

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2272287

ISBN: 0195063953

Condition: Near Fine


Second printing. Jacket edges lightly bumped. A few faint smudges to page ridges. 2004 Hard Cover. xviii, 380 pp. The Marketplace of Revolution offers a boldly innovative interpretation of the mobilization of ordinary Americans on the eve of independence. Breen explores how colonists who came from very different ethnic and religious backgrounds managed to overcome difference and create a common cause capable of galvanizing resistance. In a richly interdisciplinary narrat... View more info

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Cargill: Going Global

By: Broehl, Wayne G. Jr.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Dartmouth Publications: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2273369

ISBN: 0874518547

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Newspaper articles laid in. 1998 Hard Cover. This second volume of the biography of America's largest privately held company picks up where Wayne Broehl's highly acclaimed Cargill: Trading the World's Grain left off. The year is 1960; Cargill has evolved from a pioneering grain trading firm to a giant whose enterprises include milling, seed production, livestock feeds, insurance, specialty steel products, metals trading, and even the construction of its ow... View more info

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Buffettology: The Previously Unexplained Techniques That Have Made Warren Buffett the World's Most Famous Investor

By: Buffett, Mary; Clark, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Rawson Associates: 1997

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2275946

ISBN: 0684837137

Condition: Near Fine


Fifth printing. Jacket spine head and spine base very lightly bumped. Remainder mark. 1997 Hard Cover. 320 pp. An inside look into the Business Perspective Investing technique of billionaire investor Warren Buffett and how his methods differ from prevailing Wall Street wisdom includes a never-before published list of fifty companies in which Buffett himself has invested. View more info

How to Stop Worrying and Start Living

By: Carnegie, Dale

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1948

Seller ID: 1532280

Condition: Good


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: $125.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2208580

Condition: Very Good


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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How to Win Friends & Influence People

By: Carnegie, Dale

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1982

Seller ID: 2274304

ISBN: 0671723650

Condition: Good


Binding repaired. 1982 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. You can go after the job you want...and get it! You can take the job you have...and improve it! You can take any situation you're in...and make it work for you! For over 50 years the rock-solid, time-tested advice in this book has carried thousands of now famous people up the ladder of success in their business and personal lives. Now this phenomenal book has been revised and upda... View more info

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How to Win Friends and Influence People

By: Carnegie, Dale

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 1936

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2276372

Condition: Good


1937 18th printing. Lacks jacket. Inscribed and signed by author on front endpaper ('To Joseph Frantz, Dale Carnegie'), underneath which, in a different hand and different ink (black instead of green), is written 'Lecture at Chamber of Commerce, Friday March 11/1938, Rochester N.Y.' A few light spots on boards, spine repaired, spine cloth faded, corners rubbed, a few pencil marks in text. 1936 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 340, [2] pp. 8vo.... View more info

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Shadows' Revolution: Cracking the Content and Breaking the Molds

By: Carvalho, Orestes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Booksurge: 2009

Edition: Signed Copy

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2275186

ISBN: 1439238677

Condition: Near Fine


SIGNED and inscribed by author. An exceptional copy. 2009 Trade Paperback. This is a thought provoking book. It will make you rethink the way you communicate with your customers and friends, the way you define your competition, the way you research and create your products and services, the way you sell and distribute them. It will help you understand the new generations, born and raised in the digital world. It will help you understand what has happened with the music i... 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

Condition: Near Fine


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

By: Chernow, Ron

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Morgan Entrekin / Atlantic Monthly Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2271314

ISBN: 0871133385

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Edges lightly foxed. 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 spaw... View more info

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The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success: A Practical Guide to the Fulfillment of Your Dreams

By: Chopra, Deepak

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Amber-Allen Publishing/New World Library: 1994

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2276279

ISBN: 1878424114

Condition: Fine


Fifth printing. A fine copy. 1994 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 115 pp. In The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success, Deepak Chopra distills the essence of his teachings into seven simple, yet powerful principles that can easily be applied to create success in all areas of your life. Based on natural laws that govern all of creation, this book shatters the myth that success is the result of hard work, exacting plans, or driving ambition. Instead,... 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

Condition: Very Good


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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Anti-Piketty: Capital for the 21st-Century

By: Delsol, Jean-Philippe; Lecaussin, Nicolas; Martin, Emmanuel

Price: $9.00

Publisher: CATO Institute: 2017

Seller ID: 2272391

ISBN: 1944424253

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 2017 Trade Paperback. Thomas Piketty's book Capital in the Twenty-First Century has enjoyed great success, both among academics and the general public. Its influence on politics also cannot be denied. His book provided something people had waited for – a new scientific theory about wealth and inequality. However, there were criticism. Anti-Piketty: Capital for the 21st Century collects those essential criticisms from twenty specialists?economists, ... View more info

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My Years with Xerox: The Billions Nobody Wanted

By: Dessauer, John H.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2272701

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket lightly toned, Scrantom's bookmark laid in. 1971 Hard Cover. xv, [7], 239, [3] pp. 8vo. The fabulous success story of Xerox might never have happened if John H. Dessauer had not prevailed upon his associates to share his faith in an obscure, unperfected process called electrophotography. At the heart of the Xerox story is the intelligence and faith of Joseph Wilson, president of the parent Haloid Corporation, who refused to give up on electrophotogr... 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

Condition: Near Fine


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

ISBN: 0887308287

Condition: Near Fine


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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The Effective Executive

By: Drucker, Peter F.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1967

Seller ID: 2269474

Condition: Good


No jacket, ink underlining and marginalia throughout. 1967 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 178 pp. The measure of the executive, Peter F. Drucker reminds us, is the ability to get the right things done. This usually involves doing what other people have overlooked as well as avoiding what is unproductive. Intelligence, imagination, and knowledge may all be wasted in an executive job without the acquired habits of mind that mold them into r... 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

Condition: Good


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

ISBN: 0615194141

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0471998354

Condition: Near Fine


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