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cover of Crime in Its Relations to Social Progress

Crime in Its Relations to Social Progress

by Hall, Arthur Cleveland

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1902
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1902. Volume XV (only) of the Studies in History, Economics and Public Law edited by the Faculty of Political Science of Columbia University 8vo size brown clothbound hardcover with gilt titles on the spine, 427 pages including an index, followed by a Table of Errata and several pages of listings of other books in… Read more
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cover of Risking the Future:  Adolescent Sexuality, Pregnancy, and Childbearing Volume 1

Risking the Future: Adolescent Sexuality, Pregnancy, and Childbearing Volume 1

by Hayes, Cheryl D. (editor)

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Published
1987
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9780309036986
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Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1987. 337 pages. Contents include: Trends in Adolescent Sexuality and Fertility The Societal Context Determination of Adolescent Sexual Behavior and Decision Making Consequences of Adolescent Childbearing Preventive Interventions Interventions for Pregnant and Parenting Adolescents We noted yellow highlighting on at least 33 pages. Covers have creased top corners and small crease on front, bumped… Read more
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cover of The Ageless Self:  Sources of Meaning in Late Life

The Ageless Self: Sources of Meaning in Late Life

by Kaufman, Sharon R.

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First
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Stated First Printing 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 208 pages From jacket: "(The author's) informants tell their life stories and relate their most personal feelings about becoming old. Each story is unique, and yet, presented together, they inevitably weave a clear pattern, one that clashes sharply with much current gerontological thought... Contrary to popular… Read more
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cover of The Myth of the Machine:  Technics and Human Development

The Myth of the Machine: Technics and Human Development

by Mumford, Lewis

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Published
1967
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First
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1967. 8vo sized hardcover with dust jacket; 342 pages plus a section of glossy stock with 48 black and white photographs. From jacket: "This book is an attempt to explain the forces that have shaped technology from prehistoric times on, and have increasingly been shaping modern man. Instead of beginning with the problems of our own generation,… Read more
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cover of Helping the Family in Urban Society

Helping the Family in Urban Society

by DelliQuadri, Fred (editor)

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1963
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1963. Edited and with a foreword by Fred DelliQuadri 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 184 toned pages. From jacket: "This volume...consists of selected papers form the 1962 National Conference on Social Work, which devoted a number of meetings to the special topic of "Strengthening Family Life for Children." The papers cover various phases of family… Read more
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cover of The Myth of the Machine:  Technics and Human Development

The Myth of the Machine: Technics and Human Development

by Mumford, Lewis

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1967
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First
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1967. 8vo sized hardcover with dust jacket; 342 pages plus a section of glossy stock with 48 black and white photographs. From jacket: "This book is an attempt to explain the forces that have shaped technology from prehistoric times on, and have increasingly been shaping modern man. Instead of beginning with the problems of our own generation,… Read more
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cover of Comeback Cities:  A Blueprint for Urban Neighborhood Revival

Comeback Cities: A Blueprint for Urban Neighborhood Revival

by Grogan, Paul S. & Tony Proscio

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Boulder, CO: Waterview Press Signed and inscribed on fep by co-author Paul Grogan. 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 285 pages From jacket: (This book) shows how innovative, pragmatic tactics for ameliorating the nations urban ills have produced results beyond anyone's expectations, reawakening America's toughest neighborhoods. In the past, big government and business working separately were… Read more
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cover of Boiling Points

Boiling Points

by Phillips, Kevin

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Published
1993
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Good
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First
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9780679404613
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New York: Random House, 1993. Stated First Edition Signed and inscribed on fep. 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 307 bright, white pages. From jacket: "Kevin Phillips shows how the populist explosion revealed a powerful new political force: widespread frustration over the decline of middle-class prosperity and the threat to the American dream... (This book)… Read more
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cover of Jews in Suburbia

Jews in Suburbia

by Gordon, Albert I.

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Published
1959
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Good
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First Thus
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Boston: Beacon Press, 1959. 8vo size hardcover, blue boards over red cloth spine with white titles; 264 pages Signed and inscribed on fep Contents include: America On the Move Saga of the Suburbs The Jewish Family The Synagogue - Center of Jewish Life The Round of Ritual The Search for Religion Tension and Unrest The Homogenized Society… Read more
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cover of Torregreca:  Life, Death, Miracles

Torregreca: Life, Death, Miracles

by Cornelisen, Ann

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Published
1969
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Boston: Little Brown, 1969. First Edition, Second Printing 8vo size clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 335 pages with two sections of black and white photographs. From jacket: "For several years (the author) lived south of Naples (Italy) in the medieval town she calls Torregreca, shared its honeycombed life, came to know its people in all their vitality… Read more
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cover of Poor Cousins

Poor Cousins

by Manners, Ande

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Published
1972
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New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1972. 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 318 pages plus a center section 16 pages of black and white photographs on glossy stock. Photo illustrated endpapers. From jacket: "Here is the marvelously entertaining records of an epic duel of wit and will between two remarkably resourceful - and unlikely - antagonists:… Read more
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cover of The Pueblo:  A Mountain Village on the Costa del Sol

The Pueblo: A Mountain Village on the Costa del Sol

by Fraser, Ronald

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Published
1974
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Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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Readers Union, 1974. 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 285 pages Book Club Edition From jacket: "The pueblo is Tajos and its people. Tajos is a village through the experiences of its inhabitants Spain, a white cluster of houses carved into the grey and pine-green mountainside looking out over the Costa del Sol and the Mediterranean… Read more
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cover of Forever Barbie:  The Unauthorized Biography of a Real Doll

Forever Barbie: The Unauthorized Biography of a Real Doll

by Lord, M.G.

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Published
1998
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Very Good
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First
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9780688122966
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New York: William Morrow, 1998. Stated First Edition with full numberline. 4to size hardcover with photo illustrated dust jacket; 326 pages with black and white photographs and illustrations throughout and a few color photographs From jacket: "Controversial cultural critic and investigative journalist M.G. Lord, herself a first generation Barbie owner, positions the doll as an international marketing… Read more
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cover of Good Housekeeping Every Home Should Have One:  Seventy-Five Years of Change in the Home

Good Housekeeping Every Home Should Have One: Seventy-Five Years of Change in the Home

by Boxshall, Jan

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Published
1997
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First
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9780091852801
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London: Edbury Press, 1997. British Edition. First Edition with full numberline. 4to size pictorial hardcover with matching vintage photo illustrated dust jacket; 144 pages with vintage black and white advertisements From jacket: "a fascinating look at how housework and life in the home have changed over the last 75 years.... In reality, the social changes… Read more
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cover of Redeeming A Father's Heart:  Men Share Powerful Stories of Abortion Loss and Recovery

Redeeming A Father's Heart: Men Share Powerful Stories of Abortion Loss and Recovery

by Burke, Kevin & David Wemhoff & Marvin Stockwell

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Published
2007
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9781434313676
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Author House, 2007. 8vo size trade paperback; 96 pages From back: "(This book) presents the powerful stories of 10 courageous men with the common desire to present the truth of their abortion experience and the consequences of this life changing decision. These accounts are inspirational testimonies that journey deep into the heart of male post abortion pain..."… Read more
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cover of Art and Society

Art and Society

by Read, Herbert

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London: Faber and Faber 8vo sized trade paperback; 152 pages with sections of black and white photographs on glossy stock. Contents include: Art and Magic Art and Mysticism Art and Religion Secular Art We note underlining on at least 10 pages and marginalia on at least four pages. Light wear to covers, lightly bumped corners, creased… Read more
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cover of Youth on Trial:  A Developmental Perspective on Juvenile Justice

Youth on Trial: A Developmental Perspective on Juvenile Justice

by Grisso, Thomas and Robert G. Schwartz (editors)

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Published
2000
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9780226309125
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Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000. 8vo size black clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 462 pages with a few black and white diagrams From jacket: "During the 1990s, almost every state changed its laws so that youths charged with serious crimes could be tried and punished as though they were adults. But do youths have the maturity… Read more
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cover of How to Cure a Fanatic

How to Cure a Fanatic

by Oz, Amos

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Published
2006
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New
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First Thus
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9780691126692
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Princeton University Press, 2006. First Thus: First English Language Edition with full numberline 16mo size hardcover with dust jacket; 95 pages. Foreword by Nadine Gordimer From jacket: "In two concise, powerful essays, the award-winning author offers unique insight into the true nature of fanaticism and proposes a reasoned and respectful approach to resolving the Israeli Palestinian… Read more
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cover of The Conquest of War:  Alternative Strategies for Global Security

The Conquest of War: Alternative Strategies for Global Security

by Hollins, Harry B., Averill L. Powers and Mark Sommer

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Published
1989
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Very Good
ISBN
9780813307879
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Westview Press, 1989. 8vo size trade paperback; 224 pages From back: "(This book) outlines clearly and cogently major proposals for peacekeeping, dispute resolution, and world security, assessing them against a reasonable and coherent set of criteria. This volume should be in the library of every peace educator and on the reading list of every course dealing with… Read more
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cover of The Faces of Honor:  Sex Shame and Violence in Colonial Latin America

The Faces of Honor: Sex Shame and Violence in Colonial Latin America

by Johnson, Lyman L & Sonya Lipsett-Rivera (editors)

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Published
1999
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ISBN
9780826319067
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Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 1999. 8vo size trade paperback; 240 pages with some black and white illustrations From back of book: "A contemporary of Columbus noted 'those crazy Spaniards have more regard for a bit of honor than for a thousand lives.' This obsession flourished in the New World, where status, privilege, and rank… Read more
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