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Left Illusions: An Intellectual Odyssey
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Left Illusions: An Intellectual Odyssey

By Horowitz, David

Dallas, Texas, U.S.A.: Spence Publishing, 2003. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 6-1/4" x 9-1/4". HB, 497 pp., Near Fine/Near Fine. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked (acid-free, archival quality). Binding tight. Lower corner of front cover very slightly bumped. A very well kept copy. Glossy illustrated dustjacket, slight shelf wear. Dark blue boards. Follows Horowitz's intellectual path from communist to conservative political strategist. Selections range from over 40 years ago, to recent writing on the war against terror -- including pieces not yet published or no longer in print. Author is president of the Center for the Study of Popular Culture. Edited, with an introduction, by Jamie Glazov, managing editor of FrontPage magazine..

$5.00

Empire By Treaty: Britain and The Middle East in the Twentieth Century

By Fitzsimons, M. A.

Notre Dame, IN, U.S.A.: University of Notre Dame Press, 1964. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 6-1/4" x 9-1/4". HB, 235 pp., Very Good/Very Good. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked. Binding tight. Yellow illustrated dustjacket, preserved in mylar, has edgewear, chips, tiny tears; price-clipped. Khaki boards with edgewear, 3 tiny worn spots on lower edge. An account of British policies in the Middle East, suggesting that treaties were Britain's way exercising her influence there, especially in the years between 2 world wars, until the "Treaty Empire" succumbed at last in the Iraqi Revolution of 1958. Fitzsimons was professor of history at the University of Notre Dame, editor of the Review of Politics quarterly, & member of the University's Committee on International Relations. Note: ISBN was assigned later; no ISBN was found in this early printing.).

$10.00

Conspiracy: A Biblical View (Hardcover, 2nd Edition)

By North, Gary

Tyler, Texas, U.S.A.: Dominion Press (ICE, Institute for Christian Economics), 1996. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 6-1/4" x 9-1/4". HB, 136 pp., Very Good +/Very Good +. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked. Binding tight. Dustjacket, preserved in mylar, has minor wear at corners & spine ends (2 small closed tears). Dark blue boards, bright gilt lettering; upper corners are bumped. Originally written as the prologue & epilogue to Call It Conspiracy by Larry Abraham, 1985. Then it was published as a separate work, slightly revised in 1986. This edition is minus one chapter from the original; includes bibliographical references & index..

$12.00

The Clinical Evaluation of the Dangerousness of the Mentally Ill

By Rappeport, Jonas R. (editor)

Springfield, IL, U.S.A.: Charles C. Thomas, Publisher, 1967. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 6-1/8" x 9-1/4". HB, 118 pp., Near Fine/No Dustjacket. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked. Binding tight. Faint staining to endpapers. Green cloth boards, slight wear to corners; a very well preserved copy. Contributors include Gustav Bychowski, Grances Gruenwald, Manfred Guttmacher, Nancy B. Hay, William C. Johnston, George Lassen, John A. Ordway, & Gene L. Usdin. With forewords by Leo H. Bartemeier & Frederick W. Brune. Author was Court Psychiatrist (Circuit Court for Baltimore County), & professor of psychiatry at University of Maryland Medical School & Johns Hopkins University Medical School..

$10.00

Healing the Soul in the Age of the Brain: Becoming Conscious in an Unconscious World
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Healing the Soul in the Age of the Brain: Becoming Conscious in an Unconscious World

By Frattaroli, Elio M.D.

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Viking Press, 2001. Book. As New. Hardcover. 6-1/2" x 9-1/2". HB, 454 pp., As New/As New. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked. Binding tight. Appears unused, a beautiful copy. Illustrated dustjacket, shelf wear. Off-white boards, dark green spine; lower front corner is very slightly bumped. Combining a Renaissance sensibility with an unshakable humanism, shows why tapping into the soul is the highest quest on which we can embark. Author is psychiatrist & psychoanalyst in full-time private practice, & is on the faculty of the Psychanalytic Center of Philadelphia & is associate director of their Psychdynamic Psychoterapy Training Program, as well as an assistant clinical professor of psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania..

$5.00

The Psychology of the Physically Ill Patient: A Clinician's Guide

By Backman, Margaret E.

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Plenum Press, 1989. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 6-1/8" x 9-1/4". HB, 236 pp., Very Good +/No Dustjacket as issued. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked. Binding tight. Wear to corners only; appears unused, a well kept copy. Glossy red boards. The intent of this book is to examine the psychological & social worlds of physically ill patients, based on the author's own experiences & studies. Though addressed primarily to psychotherapists, it will also benefit the family & friends of such patients, as well as medical professionals. Backman is a clinical psychologist in private practice; Office of Health Services, Barnard College, Columbia University, New York; & Department of Psychiatry, New University Medical Center, New York..

$9.00

Law, Behavior, and Mental Health: Policy and Practice

By Smith, Steven R.; Meyer, Robert G.

New York, NY, U.S.A.: New York University Press, 1988. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. 6" x 9". PB, 772 pp., Near Fine. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked. Binding tight; appears unused. Slight shelf wear. Smyth-sewn binding & acid-free paper. Meticulously researched & documented analysis of psychology & the law. Smith is professor of law, Meyer is professor of psychology, both at the University of Louisville..

$7.00

A Short History of American Literature

By Bronson, Walter C.

Boston, MA, U.S.A.: D. C. Heath & Co., Publishers, 1903. Book. Good+. Hardcover. 4-3/4" X 6-7/8". HB, 374 pp., Good +/No Dustjacket. Light pencil marginalia here & there, pages slightly toned. Prev. owner's name/date on f.f.e.p. Binding firm. Front hinge reinforced by white Tyvek tape at verso of title page. Olive green boards, gilt lettering, with moderate wear, small white book label on spine. A well preserved copy. Historical survey of American literature for schools & colleges..

$5.00

The End of Racism: Principles for a Multiracial Society

By D'Souza, Dinesh

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Free Press, 1995. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 6-1/4" x 9-1/2". HB, 724 pp., Very Good/Near Fine. Ink underlining & marginalia thru p. 30; rest is clean & unmarked. Pages bright; binding tight. Prev. owner's name written on f.f.e.p. Dustjacket has only slight wear. Black boards, white spine, slightly soiled, with minor wear. A comprehensive inquiry into the history, nature, & ultimate meaning of racism. Author is a Research Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute..

$4.00

Inside Music

By Tobin, J. Raymond

Buchanan, NY, U.S.A.: Emerson Books, 1969. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 5-3/4" x 8-1/4". HB, 160 pp., Veyr Good +/Very Good +. Pages clean & unmarked. Binding tight. Olive green dustjacket with minor wear, preserved in mylar. Light gray hardcover, green lettering on spine, has minor wear, well kept. Written as question & answer; a primer for the novice, a comprehensive refresher for the student, & a permanent work of reference for all. Covers theory & appreciation, orchestra & appreciation, intervals & ornamentation, & more. Author was educated at the Liverpool College of Music & Chester Cathedral, & was chairman of the Music Teachers' Association..

$5.00

Absolute Beginner's Guide to Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2003
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Absolute Beginner's Guide to Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2003

By Gilgen, Read

Indianapolis, IN, U.S.A.: Que Publishing, 2003. Book. As New. Soft cover. 7-1/4" x 9". PB, 407 pp., As New. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked. Binding tight. Appears unread. Author Read Gilgen is director of Learning Support Services at the University of Wisconsin; he has taught & written extensively on word processing & presentation software since the early 1980's..

$4.00

The End of Sanity: Social and Cultural Madness in America
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The End of Sanity: Social and Cultural Madness in America

By Gross, Martin L.

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Avon Books, 1997. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 6-1/4" x 9-1/2". HB, 338 pp., Near Fine/Near Fine. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked. Binding tight. Black & white glossy dustjacket, slight wear. Black boards, red cloth spine, bright gilt lettering. A study of the contemporary social scene, the "New Establishment," the excesses of political correctness, etc. Martin Gross has been a member of the faculty of the New School for Social Research & an Adjunct Associate Professor of Social Science at New York University, has written a dozen books, & testified for the US Congress 5 times..

$4.00

Harvest of Rage: Why Oklahoma City Is Only the Beginning

By Dyer, Joel

Boulder, CO, U.S.A.: Westview Press (HarperCollins Publishers), 1997. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 6-1/4" x 9-1/4". HB, 292 pp., Near Fine/Near Fine. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked. Binding tight. Illustrated dustjacket, illustrated boards, all in excellent condition. Appears unread. Explores the surprisingly deep rural roots of today's growing & increasingly deadly antigovernment movement. Dyer is the editor of the Boulder Weekly & has done many investigative stories on the farm crisis & the rise of the radical right..

$4.00

American Law: An Introduction

By Friedman, Lawrence M.

New York, NY, U.S.A.: W. W. Norton & Company, 1984. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. 6" x 9-1/4". PB, 362 pp., Near Fine. A clean, bright, tight, unmarked copy. Covers have slight edgewear; almost like new. 8th printing. A comprehensive introduction to the American legal system, rich in anecdote, historical detail, & scholarship. Makes the bewildering complexity of the law understandable to the non-specialist reader. Friedman is Professor of Law at Stanford Law School, & has received many awards for excellence in teaching. Recommended reading!.

$5.00

The Story of the Night: Studies in Shakespeare's Major Tragedies

By Holloway, John

London, England (UK): Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1961. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 5-1/2" x 8-3/4". HB, 187 pp., Very Good +/No Dustjacket. Pages clean & unmarked, slightly toned. Binding tight. Book review from the (London) Times (1962) laid in. Blue boards; corners & spine ends have minor edgewear. Contains studies of Hamlet, Othello, Macbeth, King Lear, Antony & Cleopatra, Coriolanus, Tim of Athens, Shakespearean Tragedy & the Idea of Human Sacrifice, & 2 appendices. The author was a distinguished British Shakespeare scholar..

$10.00

Almost Everyone's Guide to Science: The Universe, Life and Everything
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Almost Everyone's Guide to Science: The Universe, Life and Everything

By Gribbin, John R.; Gribbin, Mary

New Haven, CT, U.S.A.: Yale University Press, 1999. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 6-1/4" x 9-1/2". HB, 232 pp., Near Fine/Near Fine. Pages clean, bright, & unmarked. Binding tight. Half-title page has a short pen line drawn on it. Otherwise, appears unread. Illustrated dustjacket has slight shelfwear. Black boards with silver lettering on spine. 1st American printing (1999). A clear, simple, well-written overview of physics, chemistry, earth sciences, physics, & biology for those who are interested in science but are intimidated by the technical details. John Gribbin is a British astronomer & cosmologist who is also an award-winning science writer..

$5.00

Words About Music: A Treasury of Writings
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Words About Music: A Treasury of Writings

By Amis, John; Rose, Michael

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Marlowe & Co, 1995. Book. Very Good+. Soft cover. 6" x 9". PB, 440 pp., Very Good +. Pages bright, clean, & unmarked. Binding tight. Cover has minor wear, upper corner of front cover curls slightly. Lower page edges have red remainder mark. Includes writings of George Gershwin, Jane Austen, Bach, W. H. Auden, George Sand, Bernard Shaw, St. Augustine, Debussy, Lewis Carroll Wagner, Lenin, P. G. Wodehouse, Copeland, Franklin Roosevelt, Virginia Woolf, Stravinsky, & more. On the nature of music, composers, conductors, singers, performers, audiences, & more. Get ready to get lost in this fascinating book..

$5.00

Marshall McLuhan: The Medium and the Messenger A Biography
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Marshall McLuhan: The Medium and the Messenger A Biography

By Marchand, Philip

Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.: MIT Press, 1998. Book. New. Soft cover. 6" x 9". PB, 322 pp., New. A brand-new, crisp, unread copy. No marks. Slight shelfwear. First published in hardcover by Random House of Canada in 1989. With a new foreword by Neil Postman. A widely praised biography of Marshall McLuhan that narrates his life, traces the evolution of his theories man & his technologies & the impact his writings had on society, & offers some clues to understanding the enigmatic media guru..

$5.00

Mathematics for Everyman: From Simple Numbers to the Calculus

By Colerus, Egmont

New York, NY, U.S.A.: Emerson Books, 1957. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 5-1/4" x 8-1/2". HB, 255 pp., Very Good/Very Good. Pages clean, bright, & unmarked. Binding tight. Dustjacket has slight edgewear, a few tiny tears, & is a little soiled on back; now protected by mylar. Light-red cloth boards with black lettering, have minor wear at spine ends & corners; one cover corner was a bit frayed, but has been neatly repaired. 4th printing (1968). Emerson Books edition first published in 1957. Translated from the German original by B. C. & H. F. Brookes. Contains an abundance of illustrative examples, as well as fascinating glimpses into the history of mathematics & philosophy. Not mere entertainment, but a solid, concise introduction to the fundamentals of math for the non-specialist, written by a gifted teacher & popularizer who knows how to lead even the most fearful & unconfident student by the hand. Recommended..

$5.00

How Do I Love Thee ... Let Me Count the Ways: A Collection of Love Poems

By Winchester, Joseph (compiler)

Hollywood & New York: Stanyan Books (Random House), 1971. Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. 4-3/4" X 8". HB, 52 pp., Very Good -/Very Good. Pages clean, bright, unmarked. Binding a little loose. Prev. owner's name & inscription on f.f.e.p. Illustrated green boards have minor edgewear. Blue illustrated dustjacket has slight rubbing & edgewear, now protected by mylar. 2nd printing. A small anthology of well-known romantic verse..

$5.00

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