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Things fall apart

By: Achebe, Chinua

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1994.:

Seller ID: BB0247069

ISBN: 0385474547

Condition: VG


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Things fall apart

By: Achebe, Chinua

Price: $5.50

Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1994.:

Seller ID: BB0242158

ISBN: 0385474547

Condition: g


"Things Fall Apart" tells two intertwining stories, both centering on Okonkwo, a "strong man" of an Ibo village in Nigeria. The first, a powerful fable of the immemorial conflict between the individual and society, traces Okonkwo's fall from grace with the tribal world. The second, as modern as the first is ancient, concerns the clash of cultures and the destruction of Okonkwo's world with the arrival of aggressive European missionaries. These perfectly harmonized twin d... View more info

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Things fall apart

By: Achebe, Chinua

Price: $4.50

Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1994.:

Seller ID: BB0241428

ISBN: 0385474547

Condition: g


"Things Fall Apart" tells two intertwining stories, both centering on Okonkwo, a "strong man" of an Ibo village in Nigeria. The first, a powerful fable of the immemorial conflict between the individual and society, traces Okonkwo's fall from grace with the tribal world. The second, as modern as the first is ancient, concerns the clash of cultures and the destruction of Okonkwo's world with the arrival of aggressive European missionaries. These perfectly harmonized twin d... View more info

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Captured by aliens

By: Achenbach, Joel

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1999.:

Seller ID: BB0240976

ISBN: 0684848562

Condition: vg/vg


The great minds of the human race, employing ever more fabulous technology have peered into the depths of space and discovered that we exist on a tiny speck in a universe that is vast beyond comprehension. But there is one thing we have yet to discover: a single scrap of extraterrestrial life. We have heard no signals, found no alien picnic trash. The aliens who allegedly abduct people in the middle of the night have a strange way of evaporating in the harsh glare of sc... View more info

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From Troublesome Creek: A Farm Boy's Encounters on the Way to a University Presidency

By: Acker, Duane

Price: $23.50

Publisher: iUniverse, 2013:

Seller ID: BB0243075

ISBN: 1475993560

Condition: vg/vg


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A slender thread

By: Ackerman, Diane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Random House, c1997.:

Seller ID: BB0241623

ISBN: 0679448772

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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 be... View more info

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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 specia... 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 assig... 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 bac... 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 ... 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

Condition: vg/vg


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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 longtim... View more info

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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... View more info

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The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy

By: Adams, Douglas

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2005.:

Seller ID: BB0254966

ISBN: 0345418913

Condition: vg


Seconds before Earth is demolished to make way for a galactic freeway, Arthur Dent is plucked off the planet by his friend Ford Prefect, a researcher for the revised edition of "The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy "who, for the last fifteen years, has been posing as an out-of-work actor. Together, this dynamic pair began a journey through space aided by a galaxyful of fellow travelers: Zaphod Beeblebrox, the two-headed, three-armed, ex-hippie and totally out-to-lunc... View more info

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Pies and Prejudice

By: Adams, Ellery

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: BB0255645

ISBN: 0425251403

Condition: vg-


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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... View more info