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BEYOND BEEF : The Rise and Fall of the Cattle Culture
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BEYOND BEEF : The Rise and Fall of the Cattle Culture

By Rifkin, Jeremy

Ringwood, VIC, Australia: Viking (Penguin Group), 1992. xi, + 353pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, white title there-on. Plain black boards undamaged. Very minor foxing to text-block edges, else leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has a small area of loss to head of spine, very small edge stain to reverse. From the jacket flap: "Beginning with a startling and unsettling set of facts, Jeremy Rifkin interweaves anthropology, history, sociology, economics, and ecology in a brilliant and devastating examination and indictment of the cattle culture that has come to shape and warp our world . . . " Includes Notes, Selected Bibliography and Index. Book weight approx. 720g. . First Edition, Second Impression. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$9.98

WOODCRAFT
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WOODCRAFT

By Walton, Sally and Stewart

London: Lorenz Books, 1999. 96pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout by Peter Williams. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Gloss illustrated boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Like-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket very good. A stand-alone title in the 'New Crafts' series. From the jacket flap: " . . . introduces a variety of decorative wood techniques from carving and pyrography to marquetry and fretwork, as well as ideas for automata and simple furniture with basic construction methods . . . Although a number of these projects require a drill and a jigsaw, they do not demand an elaborate array of power tools." Book weight approx. 772g. . First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good +/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$8.56

WAR MEMORIAL
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WAR MEMORIAL

By Barber, Laurie

Auckland, New Zealand: Heinemann Reed, 1989. 304pp., plus 1 x 24 page b/white photographically-illustrated section, b/white maps intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Minimal foxing to textblock edges, else leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly indented. From the rear panel: "9.30pm, Sunday, 3 September, 1939: New Zealand declares war on Germany, within three minutes of receiving news of Britain's declaration. Published to mark the fiftieth anniversary of this event, 'War Memorial' is a detailed chronology of New Zealand's involvement in World War II. Illustrated with numerous maps and contemporary photographs, it is the definitive reference work on New Zealand and World War II." Book weight approx. 490g. . First Edition. Softcover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$14.26

EVIDENCE FOR NURSING PRACTICE
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EVIDENCE FOR NURSING PRACTICE

By Courtney, Mary

Marrickville, N.S.W., Australia: Churchill Livingstone (Elsevier Australia), 2007. xii, + 234pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a minor surface indentation to front panel. From the rear panel: "As progressively greater expectations are placed on health professionals to seek out best practice evidence and apply it to their everyday practice, the challenge for nurses internationally is to develop and implement well-focused evidence-based nursing interventions and treatments in order to improve the quality of patient care. 'Evidence for Nursing Practice' is a unique text providing clear and practical step-by-step guidance on finding, appraising and using appropriate evidence for everyday use in a health care setting. The book takes a 'how to' approach and offers sound advice and information to assist nurses in a range of key areas within their clinical practice." Includes Index. Book weight approx. 505g. . Reprint. Softcover. Very Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$39.23

Zen for Cats: Teachings of the Zen Cat Masters
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Zen for Cats: Teachings of the Zen Cat Masters

By Birnbaum, Alfred; Kanmei, Riku

Shambhala Pubns, 1993. Softcover. Good. Softcover. Sound & nice copy, moderate rubbing/edgewear to wraps. Mild creasing. Previous owner's name to inside.

$3.00