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An Essay On the Principle Of Population

An Essay On the Principle Of Population

by T R Malthus

The first major study of population size and its tremendous importance to the character and quality of society, this classic examines the tendency of human numbers to outstrip their resources. Pivotal in establishing the field of demography, it remains crucial to understanding modern problems with food production and distribution.
The Coming Plague

The Coming Plague

by Laurie Garrett

Unpurified drinking water. Improper use of antibiotics. Local warfare. Massive refugee migration. Changing social and environmental conditions around the world have fostered the spread of new and potentially devastating viruses and diseases—HIV, Lassa, Ebola, and others. Laurie Garrett takes you on a fifty-year journey through the world's battles with microbes and examines the worldwide conditions that have culminated in recurrent outbreaks of newly discovered diseases, epidemics of diseases... Read more
Intended Consequences

Intended Consequences

by Donald T Critchlow

After World War II, U.S. policy experts--convinced that unchecked population growth threatened global disaster--successfully lobbied bipartisan policy-makers in Washington to initiate federally-funded family planning. In Intended Consequences, Donald T. Critchlow deftly chronicles how thegovernment's involvement in contraception and abortion evolved into one of the most bitter, partisan controversies in American political history. The growth of the feminist movement in the late 1960s fundamentally... Read more
God's Own Junkyard

God's Own Junkyard

by Peter Blake

From Many Lands

From Many Lands

by Louis Adamic

Coyotes

Coyotes

by Conover Ted

Migrations and Cultures

Migrations and Cultures

by Thomas Sowell

Harvest Son

Harvest Son

by David Mas Masumoto

Crisis Investing

Crisis Investing

by Douglas R Casey

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Docklands

by Janet Foster

Includes bibliographies (p. 365-376) and index.
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Environmental Science and Engineering

by J Glynn; Heinke, Gary W Henry

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Crisis Investing

by Douglas Casey

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Chinatown Quest

by Carol Green Wilson

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Town and Country

by Mr Mark Girouard

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Public Health, Ethics, and Equity

by Sudhir Anand; Fabienne Peter and Amartya Sen

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The Political Economy Of Federalism In India

by Nirvikar Singh M Govinda Rao

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The Political Economy Of South Africa

by Fine Ben and Rustomjee Zavareh

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Frank Lloyd Wright

by Frank Lloyd; Pfeiffer, Bruce Brooks Wright

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Federal Mafia

by Irwin Schiff

Public Policy Books & Ephemera

On the Trail Of the Immigrant

On the Trail Of the Immigrant

by Steiner, Edward A

Rural Politics: Policies for Agriculture, Forestry and the Environment

Rural Politics: Policies for Agriculture, Forestry and the Environment

by Winter, Michael

London: Routledge, 1996. Paperback in acceptable condition. Creases and light scores on covers. Leading corners, edges and spine ends are lightly bumped and worn, slightly affecting pages. Front lower edge is nicked. Page block, rear inside cover and BEP are lightly marked. Minor tears on upper leading corners of closing pages. Pages are clean and text is clear throughout. Binding is sound. HCW. Paperback. Acceptable. Used.
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£15.97
Los viajes: historias, imágenes y sonidos de personas que cruzan las fronteras por toda Pachamama, la madre tierra / The journeys: stories, images and sounds from peoples crossing borders all over pacha mama/mother earth
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$22.00
Emily -- George; with a foreword by Charles S. Peterson

Emily -- George; with a foreword by Charles S. Peterson

by Papanikolas, Helen

Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1987. xiv, 327p., period family photography, first edition cloth boards in dj. Casebinding is somewhat sprung, jacket has suffered a very bad crumpling tear (it is now flattened, in an archival-grade brodart to size), in every other respect clean and sound.
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$15.00
Shifting Centres Women and Migration in New Zealand History

Shifting Centres Women and Migration in New Zealand History

by Fraser, Lyndon & Katie Pickles (eds.)

Dunedin, New Zealand: University of Otago Press, 2002. Paperback. 213p. Very good. Slight wear to corners.
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$20.00
Housing and Planning After the War: The Labour Party's Post-War Policy

Housing and Planning After the War: The Labour Party's Post-War Policy

London: Labour Party, 1945. Pamphlet. 12p., stapled wraps, 6 x 9.5 inches, wraps worn and soiled, pen notion on front wrap else very good condition. Not dated, but written during World War II.
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$15.00
80-nin no kaigai seiko monogatari: jibun no "ibasho" o sekai de mitsuketa Nihonjin. The place where you can be yourself

80-nin no kaigai seiko monogatari: jibun no "ibasho" o sekai de mitsuketa Nihonjin. The place where you can be yourself

by Uchida, Maiko; Iida Kasumi

Tokyo: Kobunsha, 2005. 348p., wraps. On 80 Japanese expatriates who have found success and happiness abroad. Much material on emigrants to the US. Text in Japanese.
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$18.00
Culture and Climate Change: Narratives

Culture and Climate Change: Narratives

by Smith, Joe; Tyszczuk, Renata; Butler, Robert (eds.)

Cambridge: Shed, 2014. Paperback in acceptable condition. Marks and scores on edgeworn covers. Front upper leading corner is creased, affecting early pages. Spine foot and rear lower edge are frayed and chipped, affecting closing pages. Several pages are dog-eared. Binding is intact, contents are clear. AM. Paperback. Acceptable. Used.
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£29.19
Pursuit and survival; a left immigrant in America

Pursuit and survival; a left immigrant in America

by Yanish, Nat

San Francisco: Apex Publishing Co, 1981. 109p., wraps faded on spine, inscribed by Yanish, illus. His experiences in the Communist Party.
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$12.00
East to America; a history of the Japanese in the United States

East to America; a history of the Japanese in the United States

by Wilson, Robert A. and Bill Hosokawa

New York: William Morrow and Company, 1980. 351p. incl. illus., first printing, very good hardcover in a worn dj, inscribed by the author.
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$18.00
Contemporary Marxism. No. 9-14 (Fall 1984-Fall 1986)

Contemporary Marxism. No. 9-14 (Fall 1984-Fall 1986)

by Dixon, Marlene, et al

San Francisco: Synthesis Publications / Institute for the Study of Labor and Economic Crisis, 1984. Complete run of the journal for the period between Fall 1984 to Fall 1986, all in original wraps, all 6x9 inches, from 130 up to 248 pages for the double issue 12/13. All with worn and soiled wraps, Number 10 with a creased and stained front wrap, else good condition. Issues present are Numbers 9-14. Journal published by the Institute headed by Marlene Dixon. Contributions by Eduardo Galeno, Andre Gunder... Read more
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$80.00
Interracial housing; a psychological evaluation of a social experiment

Interracial housing; a psychological evaluation of a social experiment

by Deutsch, Morton and Mary Evans Collins

Minneapolis: The University of Minnesota Press, 1951. Hardcover. xv, 173p., some pencil marks in margins, no dj. A study of public housing.
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$12.00
Migrants, regional identities and Latin American cities

Migrants, regional identities and Latin American cities

by Altamirano, Teófilo & Lane Ryo Hirabayashi, editors

n.p.: Society for Latin American Anthropology, 1997. Paperback. xiii, 180p., foreword, preface, references, notes, tables, figures, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Society for Latin American Anthropology Publiscation Series volume 13.
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$15.00
How to Conquer Unemployment. With a preface by the Rt. Hon. J. Ramsay MacDonald, M.P.

How to Conquer Unemployment. With a preface by the Rt. Hon. J. Ramsay MacDonald, M.P.

by MacDonald, J. Ramsay, preface

London: the Labour Party, 1929. Pamphlet. 31p., stapled wraps, 6 x 9.5 inches, wraps worn and soiled, crayon notation and ink stamp on front wrap, 1/4 inch closed tear on rear wrap else good condition. "Labour's Reply to Lloyd George" above title on front wrap.
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$15.00
Chinatown; a portrait of a closed society

Chinatown; a portrait of a closed society

by Kinkead, Gwen

New York: Harper Collins, 1992. xii, 211p., first edition, dj.
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$12.00
Enemy aliens; double standards and constitutional freedoms in the War on Terrorism

Enemy aliens; double standards and constitutional freedoms in the War on Terrorism

by Cole, David

New York: The New Press, 2003. xiii+315p., warm personal inscription signed by the author, very good 2nd printing in dj.
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$12.00
Fresh Blood: The New American Immigrants

Fresh Blood: The New American Immigrants

by Ungar, Sanford,J

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995 Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 9 1/2 h x 6 1/2w. A real nice clean 399 page first edition hardcover with '1" present in number sequence. The author examines the contributions made to present U.S. society by new immigrants. He focuses on several populations, such as the Koreans in Los Angeles, the Cubans in Miami, the Hmong in Minnesota, the Ethiopians in Washington, the Poles in Chicago, and the Iranian Mashadi Jews in New York..
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$8.00
Stop the cuts in unemployment benefits [handbill]

Stop the cuts in unemployment benefits [handbill]

New York: NY-NJ United Workers Organization, 1977. 8.5x14 inch flyer, printed both sides, minor toning. Promotes a national demonstration in Washington DC on March 5. Also included is a flyer issued after the March 5 event, with some toning and edge chipping. The NY-NJ United Workers Organization was affiliated with UWOC, a Revolutionary Communist Party organization.
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$20.00
Views across the border; the United States and Mexico

Views across the border; the United States and Mexico

by Ross, Stanley R., ed

Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1979. Paperback. xiv, 456p., foreword, introduction, appendixes, bibliography, index, footnotes, tables, very good second printing trade paperback in pictorial wraps. With much on cross-border immigration.
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$11.00
National Superannuation : Labour's Policy for Security in Old Age : Revised Edition

National Superannuation : Labour's Policy for Security in Old Age : Revised Edition

by The Editor

London: The Labour Party, 1957. Revised Edition written to front cover. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with slightly dusty boards and no bumping to corners. 124pp. Policy document from the Labour Party on pensions and old age. From the Personal Library of the late Emeritus Professor Peter Townsend of Bristol University and the London School of Economics, Founding Professor of the University of Essex and founder of the Child Poverty Action Group.... Read more
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£5.00
Along the Roads of the Universe / Por los caminos del universo

Along the Roads of the Universe / Por los caminos del universo

by Halperin, Amor, translations by Ida Halperin

Durham, NH: Oyster River Press, 1997. Paperback. 135p., texts in Spanish and English, very good first edition trade paperback in lightly worn pictorial wraps, personal inscription signed by author. Poems in Spanish by the Argentina-born writer, with English translation on facing pages by his wife Ida Halperin. The author was an aerospace engineer in California involved with the space program.
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$15.00
Mexican Exiles in the Borderlands, 1910-13

Mexican Exiles in the Borderlands, 1910-13

by Henderson, Peter V. N

El Paso: Texas Western Press, 1979. Paperback. 55p. + 9p. pictures, 6x9 inches, frontis, references, very good first edition booklet in stapled pictorial wraps. Southwestern Studies Monograph #58. Study of various political refugees from the Partido Liberal Mexicano, the Madero and Anti-Madero exiles etc.
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$12.00
Bashi zai fen dou hui yi lu  [Memoir of 80 years of zealous struggle]

Bashi zai fen dou hui yi lu [Memoir of 80 years of zealous struggle]

by Li, Songguang (T. Kong Lee)

San Francisco: Chinese Times, 1989. 196p., wraps slightly worn, thoroughly illustrated with B&W photos. Text mostly in Chinese, with several letters reproduced in English (including one from Gov. Pete Wilson). Memoir of the Chinese immigrant who first went to Canada than moved to San Francisco. Lee served as the editor of the Chinese Times in SF, and was a Republican activist in the Chinese-American community. He is shown shaking hands with president Bush the elder on the back cover.
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$20.00
Casas de Puebla

Casas de Puebla

by Ramírez Osorio, Fernando

Puebla, Mexico: Gobierno del Estado de Puebla; Instituto de Ciencias Sociales y Humanidades, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, 1998. 48p., very good in staplebound wraps. Puebla: la ciudad y sus monumentos, 7. Reproduces prints from the 1950s through 1970s illustrating domestic architecture of the region.
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$15.00
Unemployment. [cover title]. Work or wages the challenge of unemployment [caption title]

Unemployment. [cover title]. Work or wages the challenge of unemployment [caption title]

by Burnham, Grace M

New York: International Pamphlets, 1932. Pamphlet. 40p., wraps, item has a badly stained corner with interior staining on all left hand corners and rusted staples, St. Louis movement bookstore stamp on front wrap, first edition, 5x7.25 inches. A reading copy only. International pamphlets no. 4.
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$12.00
Marketing the American creed abroad; diasporas in the U.S. and their homelands

Marketing the American creed abroad; diasporas in the U.S. and their homelands

by Shain, Yossi

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. Paperback. xvii, 294p., preface, notes, bibliography, index, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. With much on Mexican Americans, as well as Asian Americans, Arab Americans, Jewish Americans, etc.
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$12.00