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Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years and the War Years, One-Volume Edition

by Carl Lincoln Sandburg

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Published
1954
Condition
Fair
Edition
One-Volume Edition
ISBN
9781127472741
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$8.95

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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, n.d. [c. 1954]. Hardcover. One-Volume Edition. Fair. A nice reading copy that is handsome on the bookshelf. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering to spine and gilt facsimile Lincoln signature to front cover. Pictorial black endpapers: Lincoln hand cast and life mask. Fair book with no jacket. Front pastedown has bookplate from prior… Read more
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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

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Published
September 2006
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780743270755
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$11.85

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New York: Simon & Schuster, September 2006. Trade Paperback. Very Good. Unmarked. Spine curved but uncreased. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xx + 916 pages. Winner of the Lincoln Prize. This brilliant multiple biography is centered on Lincoln's mastery of men and how it shaped the most significant presidency in the nation's history. Offering fresh insights… Read more
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Art of War: Sun Tzu Strategy Card Deck: 54 Winning Strategies

by Robert L. Cantrell

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780972291484
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Arlington, Virginia: Center For Advantage, 2004. Playing Cards. Fine. 54 pristine playing cards in a fine cardbox box. Art of War: Sun Tzu Strategy Card Deck provides a practical and fun way to create winning strategies. It is a planning tool, a game, and a traditional playing card deck all in one package. The content is backed by cutting edge… Read more
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Steve Jobs

by Walter Isaacson

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Published
November 2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781451648539
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$12.75

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New York: Simon & Schuster, November 2011. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Near Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends lightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xxi + 630 pages, [8] leaves of plates. A riveting story of the roller-coaster life and… Read more
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The Art of War. Translated and with an Introduction by Samuel B. Griffith. With a Foreword by B. H. Liddell Hart (UNESCO Collection of Representative Works. Chinese series)

by Sun Tzu; Sunzi Bing Fa; Samuel B. Griffith (trans); B. H. Liddell Hart (foreward)

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Published
1971
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9780195014761
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$8.95

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London: Oxford University Press, 1971. Trade Paperback. Good+. Some highlighting and underlining, otherwise Fine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. No tears, creases, or folds. Not from a library. 197 pages. Sun Tzu's The Art of War is as timely for business people today as it was for military strategists in ancient China. Written more than 2,000 years… Read more
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Understanding Sun Tzu on the Art of War book + Art of War: Sun Tzu Strategy Card Deck

by Robert L. Cantrell; Lionel Giles (trans)

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Published
2003 + 2004
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780972291484
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$395.00 $276.50
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Arlington, Virginia: Center For Advantage, 2003 and 2004. Trade Paperback (First Printing, stated) and Card Deck. Fine. Light shelfwear, otherwise pristine inside and out. 122 pages plus 54 playing cards in a cardboard box. Robert Cantrell's famous book and card deck. Hard to find, especially in nice condition. An excellent gift for a C-suite executive. The book clarifies Sun… Read more
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Madame President: The Extraordinary Journey of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

by Helene Cooper

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Published
2017
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781451697353
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$12.95

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New York: Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. 2017. First Edition / full number line. Fine book in an As New jacket. Black remainder mark to top edge, otherwise As New. Not from a library. Not clipped. Not damaged. xii + 320 pages.
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Essence of Decision: Explaining the Cuban Missile Crisis

by Graham T. Allison

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780316034364
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Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Trade Paperback. 1971. Later printing. Near Fine. Text block pristine. Original bookstore price stamped to first page. Spine straight, tight, and uncreased. Edge and corner wear to covers. Dust stains to top edge. 338 pages. A penetrating study of the 1962 Cuban missile crisis examines the workings of American decision-making and foreign policy.
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Profiles in Courage

by John F. Kennedy; Allan Nevins (foreward)

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Published
1961
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Inaugural Edition
ISBN
9781121305793
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$14.95

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New York: Harper & Row, 1961. Hardcover. Inaugural Edition, 13th printing. One quarter black cloth with blue paper sides. Gilt printing to spine, gilt signature to cover. Near Fine book, no dust jacket. Prior owner's bookplate on FFEP. Text block unmarked. Spine straight and tight, ends bumped. Two light half-inch scratches to front cover (see photo). xxiii + 266 pages,… Read more
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The Time Trap

by R. Alec MacKenzie

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Published
May 1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780070446502
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$9.45

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New York: Mcgraw-Hill. Paperback. First Mcgraw-Hill Paperback Edition (stated), May 1975. Very Good. Interior tanned, but unmarked. Spine straight, tight, and uncreased. Light shelf and reading wear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 195 pages. Since it was first published, this book has become the classic book on time management. Based on the theory that self-management is the… Read more
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The Bureaucratic Entrepreneur: How to Be Effective in Any Unruly Organization

by Richard N. Haass

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Published
1999
Condition
New
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780815733539
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$21.40

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Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press. Trade Paperback. 1999. 1st Edition. New. First Thus / full number line. New. Not a remainder. Not damaged. xx + 198 pages. How do you figure out what to do in a job? How do you get it done? How should you deal with demanding bosses? How can you get the most out… Read more
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On the Manner of Negotiating with Princes: Classic Principles of Diplomacy and the Art of Negotiation

by Monsieur de François Callières; Monsieur de Francois Callieres; Charles Handy (intro); A. F. Whyte (trans)

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Published
May 30, 2000
Condition
As New
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780618055128
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Hardcover. May 30, 2000. First Thus / full number line. As New book in an As New jacket. Not a remainder. Not damaged. xiv + 110 pages. Three hundred years ago, the art of French diplomacy saved nations and enthroned kings. In today's business world, those same princely principles can make or break corporations and launch careers.… Read more
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The Checklist Manifesto: How to Get Things Right

by Atul Gawande

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Published
2010
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As New
ISBN
9780805091748
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New York: Metropolitan Books. Hardcover. 2010. As New book in an As New jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xii + 209 pages. Contents: The problem -- The checklist -- The master builder -- The idea -- The first try -- The checklist factory -- The test -- The hero in the age… Read more
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Strengths Based Leadership

by Tom Rath

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Published
2007
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As New
ISBN
9781595620255
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New York: Gallup Press. Hardcover. 2007. As New. Remainder dot to fore-edge, otherwise As New. Not from a library. 266 pages. Two leadership consultants identify three keys to being a more effective leader: knowing your strengths and investing in others' strengths, getting people with the right strengths on your team, and understanding and meeting the four basic needs of… Read more
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The One Minute Manager Meets the Monkey (The Blanchard and Bowles Business Library)

by Ken Blanchard; William Oncken Jr.; Hal Burrows

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Published
1989
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780688103804
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$9.90

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New York: Harper. Trade Paperback. 1989. As New. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight, and uncreased. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 137 pages. In this latest in the One Minute Manager series, the authors chastise executives who never have time for family or their own job enhancement because they accept too many responsibilities--"monkeys" clinging to their backs--that properly… Read more
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The Soul of a Business

by Tom Chappell

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Published
May 1996
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9780553374155
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New York: Bantam Books. Trade Paperback. May 1996. Good+. Notes and underlining, otherwise very nice. Spine straight and tight. No tears, no creases. Not from a library. No remainder mark. xvi + 224 pages. Both a personal odyssey and a practical blueprint for new management strategies, The Soul Of A Business shows how to re-shape a business to… Read more
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Bush at War Inside the Bush White House

by Bob Woodward

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780743204736
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$7.25

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New York: Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. 2002. Fine. November 19, 2002. First Edition / full number line. Fine book in a Near Fine jacket showing light edgewear. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. No tears. xxii + 376 pages.
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The Bureaucratic Entrepreneur: How to Be Effective in Any Unruly Organization

by Richard N. Haass

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Published
1999
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Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus
ISBN
9780815733539
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$15.95

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Washington, DC: Brookings Institution Press. 1999. Trade Paperback. First Thus / full number line. Fine. Interior is pristine. Binding is square, tight and uncreased. Cover is clean and crisp. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. Suitable for gifting. xx + 198 pages. How do you figure out what to do in a job? How do you get it… Read more
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