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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
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.
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
Chinatown Quest

Chinatown Quest

by Carol Green Wilson

Town and Country

Town and Country

by Mr Mark Girouard

Migrations and Cultures

Migrations and Cultures

by Thomas Sowell

From Many Lands

From Many Lands

by Louis Adamic

Coyotes

Coyotes

by Conover Ted

Harvest Son

Harvest Son

by David Mas Masumoto

Environmental Science and Engineering

Environmental Science and Engineering

by J Glynn; Heinke, Gary W Henry

East European Modernism

East European Modernism

by Wojciech; Slapeta, Vladimir; Bonta, Janos; MacSai, John; Czerner, Olgierd Lesnikowski

The Jews Of Moscow, Kiev and Minsk

The Jews Of Moscow, Kiev and Minsk

by Robert J ; Ryvkina, Rozalina Brym

God's Own Junkyard

God's Own Junkyard

by Peter Blake

Crisis Investing

Crisis Investing

by Douglas R Casey

Crisis Investing

Crisis Investing

by Douglas Casey

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Readings In Public Finance

by A Bagchi

Includes bibliographical references.
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Public Health, Ethics, and Equity

by Sudhir Anand; Fabienne Peter and Amartya Sen

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Federal Mafia

by Irwin Schiff

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Fundamentals Of Algorithmics

by Gilles Bratley, Paul Brassard

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Venturi Scott Brown & Assocaites

by Venturi Scott Brown

Public Policy Books & Ephemera

Urban Homesteading

Urban Homesteading

by Hughes, James W and Kenneth D Bleakly, Jr

On the Trail Of the Immigrant

On the Trail Of the Immigrant

by Steiner, Edward A

When Coxey's "Army" marcht on Washington, 1894

When Coxey's "Army" marcht on Washington, 1894

by Browne, Carl and William McDevitt

San Francisco: [William McDevitt], 1944. Pamphlet. 29p. [+ ads], staplebound pamphlet; evenly toned, otherwise very good. Browne was second in command of Jacob Coxey's march of unemployed workers. This colorful narrative is interspersed with McDevitt's editorial observations, often featuring his trademark simplified spelling (such as "marcht" for marched, as in the title).
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$30.00
Dynamic Interviewing: An Introduction To Counseling

Dynamic Interviewing: An Introduction To Counseling

by Maple, Frank F

Sage Publications. Very Good-. 1985. Paperback. 0803925131 . Exlibrary with usual library markings. ; 174 pages .
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$8.00
Unravelling the Fukushima Disaster

Unravelling the Fukushima Disaster

by Yamakawa, Mitsuo; Yamamoto, Daisaku (eds.)

Abingdon: Routledge, 2016. Hardcover (no jacket) in excellent condition. One or two faint marks on boards; pages are clean and sound. All text is clear. TS. hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Used.
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£56.05
A length of stay survey of shelters for homeless families in Marin and Sonoma Counties

A length of stay survey of shelters for homeless families in Marin and Sonoma Counties

by Angell, Susan

San Francisco: [SF State University], 1997. Paperback. 46p., standard leaves under a plastic cover. Master of Social Work thesis, copy submitted to advisor. Includes copies of survey materials used to collect data on homeless families.
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$15.00
Chinatown, New York: labor and politics, 1930-1950

Chinatown, New York: labor and politics, 1930-1950

by Kwong, Peter

New York: Monthly Review Press, 1979. 178p., very good first printing in boards and an unclipped edgeworn dj.
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$18.00
Adwoa

Adwoa

by Minta, Solomon A

Bloomington: 1st Books Library, 2003. iv, 64p., slender paperback. Two plays about a girl from Ghana and her travails after immigrating to the United States: They call me African and Going to the amusement park.
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$17.00
The souls of the skyscraper; female clerical workers in Chicago, 1870-1930

The souls of the skyscraper; female clerical workers in Chicago, 1870-1930

by Fine, Lisa M

Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1990. Hardcover. xx, 249p., preface, appendices, notes, bibliography, index, illustrated with period photos & tables, very good first edition in cloth boards and unclipped dj. Women in the Political Economy Series, edited by Ronnie J. Steinberg.
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$12.00
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
The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education: vol. 7, #18, May 2, 1997; Immigration in perspective

The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education: vol. 7, #18, May 2, 1997; Immigration in perspective

by Hixon, Adalyn, editor

Paramas, NJ: The Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education, 1997. Magazine. 40p. includes covers, 8.25x11 inches, articles, opinion, events, news, photos, ads, services and resources, very good magazine in stapled pictorial wraps.
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$12.00
East to America; Korean American life stories

East to America; Korean American life stories

by Kim, Elaine H. and Eui-Young Yu, foreword by Anna Deavere Smith

New York: The New Press, 1996. Hardcover. xxii, 386p., map, preface, introduction, appendixes including a brief history of Korea, review slip to Robert Allen of the Black Scholar laid in, which is inscribed to him and signed by Kim. Very good first edition in cloth-backed boards and unclipped dj.
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$16.00
Americans from Yugoslavia: A Survey of Yugoslav Immigrants in the United States

Americans from Yugoslavia: A Survey of Yugoslav Immigrants in the United States

by Govorchin, Gerald Gilbert

Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1961. Hardcover. xii, 352p., hardcover in dust jacket, 6.25x9.25 inches. Dust jacket has light handling wear, else very good.
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$20.00
If you want to work... Let's work together! Stop overtime! [handbill]

If you want to work... Let's work together! Stop overtime! [handbill]

Detroit: Michigan Committee for Organizing the Unemployed, 1983. 8.5x11 inch handbill, very good, printed both sides. The Committee appears to have been a local project of the National Organization for an American Revolution.
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$15.00
Sharp answer to Sharp: A speech delivered at the forum of the Polish Socialist Alliance in New York on Feb. 9, 1954

Sharp answer to Sharp: A speech delivered at the forum of the Polish Socialist Alliance in New York on Feb. 9, 1954

by Honigwell, Ludwik

New York: Polish Socialist Alliance in USA, 1954. Paperback. 88p., wraps, very good condition. Speech printed in both English and Polish.
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$30.00
Renato Rosaldo lecture series monograph; vol. 10, series 1992-93

Renato Rosaldo lecture series monograph; vol. 10, series 1992-93

by García, Ignacio M., editor, Richard Griswold del Castillo, Cynthia E. Orozco et al

Tucson: Mexican American Studies & Research Center, 1994. Paperback. 108p., very good first edition trade paperback in wraps. Includes articles on Latino immigration, Mexican American women and their political involvement, etc.
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$15.00
The City is Ours: Squatting and Autonomous Movements in Europe from the 1970s to the Present

The City is Ours: Squatting and Autonomous Movements in Europe from the 1970s to the Present

by Van Der Steen, Bart, Ask Katzeff and Leendert Van Hodgenhuijze (eds.)

Oakland: PM Press, 2014. Paperback. xix+313p., 6x9 inches, pictorial wraps, illus., New.
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$14.00
Tax Planning for Non-resident Indians

Tax Planning for Non-resident Indians

by R. N. Lakhotia

New.
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£6.70
No concentration camps in America

No concentration camps in America

by American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born

New York: American Committee for Protection of Foreign Born, 1950. Pamphlet. Six panel brochure, 3.75x8.5 inches folded size minor creasing, else very good condition. A protest against the deportation of thirty-five radicals rounded up in 1950. Those rounded up included Alexander Bittelman, Betty Gannett, Claudia Jones, Luisa Moreno Bemis, David Hyun and others.
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$20.00
In the Supreme Court of the United States. October term, 1980. James Plyler, Superintendent of the Tyler Independent School District and its Board of Trustees, et al., Defendants-Appellants, and State of Texas, Appellant, vs. J. and R. Doe, as Guardian Ad Litem for I. Doe, et al., Appellees. On appeal from the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Appellees' brief on the merits

In the Supreme Court of the United States. October term, 1980. James Plyler, Superintendent of the Tyler Independent School District and its Board of Trustees, et al., Defendants-Appellants, and State of Texas, Appellant, vs. J. and R. Doe, as Guardian Ad Litem for I. Doe, et al., Appellees. On appeal from the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Appellees' brief on the merits

San Francisco: Browne-Pernau Walsh, 1980. Paperback. viii, 53p., slender paperback, very good. A Texas school district had begun charging $1,000 / month tuition for the children of undocumented immigrants, leading to this case which led to the Supreme Court's 1982 Plyler v. Doe decision, which held that states cannot constitutionally deny students a free public education because of their immigration status. The appellants were represented by the law office of Larry Daves; Peter D. Roos was the Counsel... Read more
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$40.00
On the Trail of the Immigrant

On the Trail of the Immigrant

by Steiner, Edward A

London: Fleming H. Revell. Very Good-. 1906. Hardcover. Blue/green cloth with gilt lettering, straight, tight copy. The cloth looks as if it has been bleached in places (see picture); inventory sticker on spine. No foxing or odor. Some marks and tone on the endpapers; text is clean. Pp. 375 + [8 publisher advertisements], indexed. Frontispiece w/tissue and 15 additional inserted photos some with faint moisture stain line. A tender recount of the immigrant; both an exposing, yet often empathetic... Read more
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$25.00
Greening the Landscape: Strategies for Environmentally Sound Practice

Greening the Landscape: Strategies for Environmentally Sound Practice

by Arvidson, Adam Regn

New York: W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., 2012. Paperback in very good condition. HCW. Paperback. Very Good. Used.
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£6.65
More Than An American." Immigration: An Intimate Study

More Than An American." Immigration: An Intimate Study

by Larriva, Young-jim-fong

Alamosa CO / Morgan Hill CA: Bookstand Publishing, 2010. Paperback. [xiv], 184p., alkaline paperstock, a nice production illustrated with photos of author's sculpture and painting, softbound in 8x5 inch glossy color wraps. A fine unblemished copy. Larriva grew up in the American Southwest, spent next thirty years in Hawaii, recently settled in Colorado and caught up on all the US history he had been spared. Here he is taking stock, angry and articulate, of American promise versus American performance.... Read more
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$25.00
23rd Congress of the CPSU; Results and Prospects of Political, Economic and Cultural Development of the USSR

23rd Congress of the CPSU; Results and Prospects of Political, Economic and Cultural Development of the USSR

by Lavrov, A

Moscow: Novosti Press Agency, 1966. Paperback. 103p., paperback, 5x6.5 inches; edges shelfworn, spine sunfaded, else in very good condition. Cover title: "23rd CPSU Congress; Results and Prospects
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$15.00
Aliens or Americans? With introduction by Josiah Strong

Aliens or Americans? With introduction by Josiah Strong

by Grose, Howard B

New York: Young People's Missionary Movement, 1906. Hardcover. 337p., front., illus., very good condition Josiah Strong was the father of Anna Louise Strong. Forward Missions study courses.
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$12.00
Past Climate Variability Through Europe and Africa, Volume 6

Past Climate Variability Through Europe and Africa, Volume 6

by Battarbee, Richard W.; Gasse, Francoise; Stickley, Catherine E. (eds.)

Dordrecht: Springer, 2004. Hardcover with printed boards, no dust jacket. Upper leading board corners are bumped and there is a mark to page block foot. No other faults, clean throughout. AD. Hardcover. Very Good. Used.
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£49.00
Our invisible poor

Our invisible poor

by Macdonald, Dwight

[New York]: Sidney Hillman Foundation, 1963. Pamphlet. 24p., wraps, very good condition, 3.5x8.5 inches. No. 23 in the Sidney Hillman reprint series.
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$17.00