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The Facts on File dictionary of cliches

By: Ammer, Christine

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Checkmark Books, c2001.:

Seller ID: BB0217766

While dictionaries define cliches as trite phrases or expressions that convey popular or common ideas View more info

The Overlook illustrated dictionary of nautical terms

By: Blackburn, Graham

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Woodstock, N.Y. : Overlook Press, 1981.:

Seller ID: BB0214751

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The Social Life of Information

By: Brown, John Seely ; Paul Duguid

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harvard Business School Press, 2000:

Seller ID: BB0245387

To see the future we can build with information technology, we must look beyond mere information to the social context that creates and gives meaning to it. For years, pundits have predicted that information technology will obliterate the need for almost everything--from travel to supermarkets to business organizations to social life itself. Individual users, however, tend to be more sceptical. Beaten down by info-glut and exasperated by computer systems fraught with sof... View more info

Start With a Laugh: An Insider's Guide to Roasts, Toasts, Eulogies, and Other Speeches

By: Carpenter, Liz

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Eakin Press, 2000:

Seller ID: BB0243856

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Caterpillar Performance Handbook

By: Caterpillar Inc

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Caterpillar Inc.:

Seller ID: BB0212523

Shelf-wear. Edge-wear. View more info

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A dictionary of symbols

By: Cirlot, Juan Eduardo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London ; Routledge, 1988, c1962.:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: BB0213460

Light shelf-wear, including a crease across upper corner of front cover. Text is clean and unmarked. View more info

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An illustrated encyclopaedia of traditional symbols

By: Cooper, J. California

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London : Thames and Hudson, c1978.:

Seller ID: BB0242521

With over 200 illustrations and lively, informative and often ironic texts, she discusses and explains an enormous variety of symbols extending from the Arctic to Dahomey, from the Iroquois to Oceana, and coming from systems as diverse as Tao, Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Islam, Tantra, the cult of Cybele and the Great Goddess, the Pre-Columbian religions of the Western Hemisphere and the Voodoo cults of Brazil and West Africa. View more info

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Quotable Quotes: Wit and Wisdom for All Occasions from America's Most Popular Magazine

By: Editors of Reader's Digest

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest, March 1997:

Seller ID: BB0248299

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There Is No Zoo in Zoology

By: Elster, Charles Harrington

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Collier Books:

Seller ID: BB0242993

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By: Feldman, David Henry

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Perennial Currents:

Seller ID: BB0209385

Creases to cover. View more info

The Evelyn Wood Seven Day Speed Reading and Learning Program

By: Frank, Stanley D.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble:

Seller ID: BB0227572

A system that works; a book that keeps selling. Since 1959, the Evelyn Wood Program of Dynamic Learning has been successfully employed by hundreds of thousands of people worldwide, helping them break free of the self-imposed shackles that hinder learning. By teaching us to tap the natural power of the mind, the Evelyn Wood method helps us to dramatically increase reading speed, retain more of what we hear and read, improve comprehension and develop our powers of concentr... View more info

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Classification Made Simple

By: Hunter, Eric J.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Limited, September 2009:

Edition: 3

Seller ID: BB0245386

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The Great Typo Hunt

By: Jeff Deck

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Harmony:

Seller ID: BB0240802

The signs of the times are missing apostrophes. The world needed a hero, but how would an editor with no off-switch answer the call? For Jeff Deck, the writing was literally on the wall: "NO TRESSPASSING." In that moment, his greater purpose became clear. Dark hordes of typos had descended upon civilization... and only he could wield the marker to defeat them. Recruiting his friend Benjamin and other valiant companions, he created the Typo Eradication Advancement... View more info

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Fundamentals Of Collection Development And Management, 2/E

By: Johnson, Peggy

Price: $6.00

Publisher: ALA Editions, January 2009:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: BB0245391

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The order of things

By: Kipfer, Barbara Ann

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : Random House, c1997.:

Seller ID: BB0213497

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Technical writing for dummies

By: Lindsell-Roberts, Sheryl

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York : Hungry Minds, c2001.:

Seller ID: BB0209349

Let's face it, a lot of technical documentation reads as if it had been translated into English from Venutian by a native speaker of gibberish. Which is annoying for you and expensive for the manufacturer who pays with alienated customers and soaring technical support costs. That's why good technical writers are in such big demand worldwide. Now, "Technical Writing For Dummies" arms you with the skills you need to cash in on that demand.Whether you're contemplating a ... View more info

Lightning never strikes twice and other false facts

By: Moore, Laurence J.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York : Avon Books, 1994.:

Seller ID: BB0212468

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Hemingway Didn't Say That: The Truth Behind Familiar Quotations

By: O'Toole, Garson

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Little A, 2017:

Seller ID: BB0249143

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Managing the Small College Library

By: Rachel Applegate ; Applegate ; Rachel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Libraries Unltd Inc, 2010:

Seller ID: BB0245392

Looks like a nice clean copy but we noticed 3 or 4 pages with highlighting. View more info