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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: $10.00

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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The Wealth of Networks: How Social Production Transforms Markets and Freedom

By: Benkler, Yochai

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Yale: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2280082

ISBN: 0300110561

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. An exceptional copy. 2006 Hard Cover. With the radical changes in information production that the Internet has introduced, we stand at an important moment of transition, says Yochai Benkler in this thought-provoking book. The phenomenon he describes as social production is reshaping markets, while at the same time offering new opportunities to enhance individual freedom, cultural diversity, political discourse, and justice. But these results are by no mean... 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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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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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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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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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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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: $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

Brotherhood of Oil: Energy Policy and the Public Interest

By: Engler, Robert

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Mentor Books: 1978

Seller ID: 1500580

Condition: Very Good


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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The House of Rothschild: Money's Prophets, 1798-1848

By: Ferguson, Niall

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2285947

ISBN: 0140240845

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint. 1999 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xvii, 518 pp. In his rich and nuanced portrait of the remarkable, elusive Rothschild family, Oxford scholar and bestselling author Niall Ferguson uncovers the secrets behind the family's phenomenal economic success. He reveals for the first time the details of the family's vast political network, which gave it access to and influence over many of the greatest statesmen of the age. And he tells a... View more info

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The House of Rothschild: The World's Banker 1849-1999

By: Ferguson, Niall

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 2000

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 2285950

ISBN: 0140286624

Condition: Near Fine


6th printing. 2000 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xxx, 546 pp. A second volume in the acclaimed history of the legendary banking dynasty chronicles the changing fortunes of the financial family during a turbulent era in world history, from their dramatic influence in nineteenth-century Europe to their gradual decline because of the failure to establish a sixth house in the world financial center of New York. 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

Condition: Good


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 Philosophy of Henry George

By: Geiger, George R.; Dewey, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The MacMillan Company: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283769

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket, ink note and surface tear on front paste-down endpaper, ink stamp on rear free endpaper. 1933 Hard Cover. xix, 581 pp. Henry George (September 2, 1839 – October 29, 1897) was an American political economist and journalist. His writing was immensely popular in the 19th century, and sparked several reform movements of the Progressive Era. His writings also inspired the economic philosophy known as Georgism, based on the belief that people should... View more info

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Stress Test: Reflections on Financial Crises

By: Geithner, Timothy F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201387

ISBN: 0804138591

Condition: Near Fine


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 ill... 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

Condition: Very Good


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

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The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

By: Gladwell, Malcolm

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Back Bay Books / Little, Brown and Company: 2002

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2200292

Condition: Very Good


'Special markets' edition with new foreword by author. Light crease on front corner. 2002 Trade Paperback. xii, 301, 15 pp. Includes a new afterword by the author. This celebrated New York Times bestseller... is a book that is changing the way North Americans think about selling products and disseminating ideas. Gladwell's new afterword to this edition describes how readers can constructively apply the tipping point principle in their own lives and work. Widely hailed as... View more info

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Dow 36,000: The New Strategy for Profiting from the Coming Rise in the Stock Market

By: Glassman, James K.; Hassett, Kevin A.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Three Rivers Press: 2000

Seller ID: 2268734

ISBN: 0609806998

Condition: Very Good


Clipping tapped to front wrapper verso, ink notes on last page and rear wrapper recto. 2000 Trade Paperback. xviii, 294 pp. Dow 36,000: The New Strategy for Profiting From the Coming Rise in the Stock Market is a 1999 book by syndicated columnist, James K. Glassman and American Enterprise Institute scholar and former Federal Reserve economist, Kevin A. Hassett.[1][2] in which they argued that stocks in 1999 were significantly undervalued and concluded that there would be... View more info

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The Age of Turbulence: Adventures in a New World

By: Greenspan, Alan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Penguin Press: 2008

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2281289

ISBN: 0143114166

Condition: Near Fine


First paperback printing. Small related article mounted on final page. 2008 Trade Paperback. 563, [1] pp. The Age of Turbulence is Alan Greenspan’s incomparable reckoning with the contemporary financial world, channeled through his own experiences working in the command room of the global economy longer and with greater effect than any other single living figure. Following the arc of his remarkable life’s journey through his more than eighteen-year tenure as chairman... View more info