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A slender thread

By: Ackerman, Diane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Random House, c1997.:

Seller ID: BB0241623

ISBN: 0679448772

Condition: vg/vg


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Brief Lives 1: Chaucer

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Vintage Books:

Seller ID: BB0240719

ISBN: 009928748X

Condition: vg


Geoffrey Chaucer enjoyed an eventful life, serving with the Duke of Clarence and with Edward III. Through his wife, Philippa, he gained the patronage of John of Gaunt, which helped him carve out a career at Court. His official posts included Controller of Customs at the Port of London, Knight of the Shire for Kent, and King's Forester. He went on numerous adventurous diplomatic missions to France and Italy, and in 1359 was taken prisoner in France and ransomed. He began to write in the 1360s, and his masterpiece, The Canterbury Tales, dominated the last part of his life. He died in 1400. View more info

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Quitter: Closing The Gap Between Your Day Job & Your Dream Job

By: Acuff, Jon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ramsey Press, 2011:

Seller ID: BB0259671

ISBN: 0982986270

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Hot ice

By: Adair, Cherry

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, c2005.:

Seller ID: BB0245831

ISBN: 0345476433

Condition: vg


Award-winning author Cherry Adair broke thrilling new ground with On Thin Ice-her stunning romantic suspense hardcover debut. Now Cherry's turning up the temperature, amping up the action, and raising the degree of danger and desire to irresistibly hot new heights.""Diamonds-jewels of every kind, in fact-are Taylor Kincaid's best friends. The only thing she enjoys more is the challenge of stealing them, at which she excels like few others in the world. And specializing in plundering precious stones from wealthy international criminals just makes it all the more satisfying . . . and dan... View more info

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Night Shadow

By: Adair, Cherry

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Random House Publishing Group, November 2009:

Seller ID: BB0245832

ISBN: 0345499921

Condition: vg


Aside from working for T-FLAC (and having the same last name), Lexi Stone and Alex Stone are polar opposites, right down to Lexi's mere mortality and Alex's paranormal powers. And though Lexi disdains Alex's rule-breaking bravado, she can't ignore how his roguish charm makes her heart race. But Lexi's secret desires clash head-on with her duties when suspicions arise that Alex is poised to switch sides and join forces with a European terrorist cell. Lexi is now assigned to shadow his every move, but her task becomes even tougher when Lexi and Alex suddenly find themselves partnered on an e... View more info

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The Night Fall

By: Adair, Cherry

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Random House Publishing Group, September 2008:

Seller ID: BB0245833

ISBN: 0345499905

Condition: vg


T-FLAC/psi operative Simon Blackthorne goes to Africa to continue the global war against paranormal terror-never expecting to clash swords with strong-willed Kess Goodall. Kess struggles in her own desperate battle to unravel a deadly secret that has killed millions in the tiny country of Mallaruza. But Simon proves to be the ultimate distraction: his very presence takes her body to the edge of a pleasure-filled abyss, his touch superbly rapturous. Now, against a backdrop of staggering beauty and horrific violence, with danger at every turn and libidos in overdrive, a spirited woman and an... View more info

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A Higher Call

By: Adam Makos

Price: $8.00

Publisher: , November 2013:

Seller ID: BB0245162

ISBN: 0425255735

Condition: vg


December, 1943: A badly damaged American bomber struggles to fly over wartime Germany. At the controls is twenty-one-year-old Second Lieutenant Charlie Brown. Half his crew lay wounded or dead on this, their first mission. Suddenly, a Messerschmitt fighter pulls up on the bomber's tail. The pilot is German ace Franz Stigler--and he can destroy the young American crew with the squeeze of a trigger... What happened next would defy imagination and later be called "the most incredible encounter between enemies in World War II." The U.S. 8th Air Force would later classify what happened be... View more info

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The Wealth Of Nations: Books 1-3 (penguin Classics) (bks.1-3)

By: Adam Smith

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics, 1982:

Seller ID: BB0259303

ISBN: 0140432086

Condition: vg


'It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker, that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest' With this landmark treatise on political economy, Adam Smith paved the way for modern capitalism, arguing that a truly free market - fired by competition yet guided as if by an 'invisible hand' to ensure justice and equality - was the engine of a fair and productive society. Books I-III of the "Wealth of Nations"examine the 'division of labour' as the key to economic growth, by ensuring the interdependence of individuals within society. They a... View more info

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Medicine Men

By: Adams, Alice

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Alfred a Knopf, 1997:

Seller ID: BB0248020

ISBN: 0679454403

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Murder on Ice

By: Adams, Alina

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Berkley Publishing Group:

Seller ID: BB0255583

ISBN: 0425193071

Condition: vg


In the spotlight: the all-new figure skating mystery series. From the author of "Sarah Hughes: Skating to the Stars," Figure skating is a cutthroat world. Just ask Rebecca "Bex" Levy, figure skating researcher for the 24/7 skating network-and Prime Crime's newest sleuth. View more info

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The Grand Canyon and the Southwest

By: Adams, Ansel

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, c2000.:

Seller ID: BB0243179

ISBN: 0821226509

Condition: vg


Next to Yosemite and the High Sierra, the Southwest was closest to Ansel Adams' heart. It was there, in the early 1930s, that he met photographer Paul Strand and decided to make photography his life's work. In his words, "wherever one goes in the Southwest one encounters magic, strength, and beauty." In "The Grand Canyon and the Southwest," Adam's little known images of the Grand Canyon make up roughly one quarter of the photographs selected and edited by his longtime editor, Andrea Stillman. The varied images portray the balance of desolation and stark beauty in the Southwestern landscape... View more info

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Demon Song

By: Adams, Cat

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Tor Books:

Seller ID: BB0259709

ISBN: 0765364247

Condition: g


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Life, the universe, and everything

By: Adams, Douglas

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New York : Del Rey Books, 2005, c1982.:

Seller ID: BB0255058

ISBN: 0345418905

Condition: vg


The unhappy inhabitants of planet Krikkit are sick of looking at the night sky above their heads-so they plan to destroy it. The universe, that is. Now only five individuals stand between the killer robots of Krikkit and their goal of total annihilation. They are Arthur Dent, a mild-mannered space and time traveler who tries to learn how to fly by throwing himself at the ground and missing; Ford Prefect, his best friend, who decides to go insane to see if he likes it; Slartibartfast, the indomitable vice president of the Campaign for Real Time, who travels in a ship powered by irrational b... View more info

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Pies and Prejudice

By: Adams, Ellery

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: BB0255645

ISBN: 0425251403

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Murder In The Secret Garden (a Book Retreat Mystery)

By: Adams, Ellery

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley, 2016:

Seller ID: BB0255732

ISBN: 0425265617

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The fourth widow

By: Adams, Harold

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York : Mysterious Press, [1987], c1986.:

Seller ID: BB0240424

ISBN: 0445405813

Condition: g


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Mont-Saint-Michel and Chartres

By: Adams, Henry ; Raymond Carney

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, June 1986:

Seller ID: BB0245133

ISBN: 0140390545

Condition: vg


Mont Saint Michel and Chartres is a record not of a literal jouney but of a meditative journey across time and space into the medieval imagination. Using the architecture, sculpture, and stained glass of the two locales as a starting point, Adams breathes life into what others might see merely as monuments of a past civilization. With daring and inventive conceits, Adams looks at the ordinary people, places, and events in the context of the social conventions and systems of thought and belief of the thirteenth century turning the study of history into a kind of theater. As Raymond Carney d... View more info

Secret Armies: Inside the American Soviet and European Special Forces

By: Adams, James

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Grove Press / Atlantic Monthly Press, 1989:

Seller ID: BB0246146

ISBN: 0871132230

Condition: VG


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Conceptual blockbusting

By: Adams, James L.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus Pub., c2001.:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: BB0250078

ISBN: 0738205370

Condition: vg


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Fragile Lives

By: Adams, Jane A.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Worldwide, 2013:

Seller ID: BB0231054

ISBN: 0373268475

Condition: g


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