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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

ISBN: 0875847625

Condition: vg/vg


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 software crashes, viruses, and unintelligible error messages, they find it hard to get a fix on the true potential of the digita... View more info

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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

ISBN: 1571684115

Condition: vg/vg


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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

ISBN: 0500271259

Condition: vg


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

Ultimate Random Trivia

By: Editors Of Publications International Ltd.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Publications International, Ltd., 2016:

Seller ID: BB0254125

ISBN: 1680225847

Condition: vg


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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

ISBN: 0895779250

Condition: Vg


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There Is No Zoo in Zoology

By: Elster, Charles Harrington

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Collier Books:

Seller ID: BB0242993

ISBN: 0020318308

Condition: g


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Imponderables: Answers to the Most Perplexing and Amusing Mysteries of Everyday Life

By: Feldman, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest Association, Incorporated, The, 6-106:

Seller ID: BB0250561

ISBN: 0762107499

Condition: vg


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How To Read Novels Like A Professor: A Jaunty Exploration Of The World's Favorite Literary Form

By: Foster, Thomas C.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial, 2008:

Seller ID: BB0260843

ISBN: 0061340405

Condition: vg


Of all the literary forms, the novel is arguably the most discussed . . . and fretted over. From Miguel de Cervantes's Don Quixote to the works of Jane Austen, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, and today's masters, the novel has grown with and adapted to changing societies and technologies, mixing tradition and innovation in every age throughout history.Thomas C. Foster--the sage and scholar who ingeniously led readers through the fascinating symbolic codes of great literature in his first book, How to Read Literature Like a Professor--now examines the grammar of the popular novel. ... View more info

Webster's Universal English Dictionary

By: Geddes & Grosset

Price: $5.00

Publisher: , 2004:

Seller ID: BB0261134

ISBN: 1842054414

Condition: vg


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The Deluxe Transitive Vampire; The Ultimate Handbook of Grammar for the Innocent, the Eager, and the Doomed

By: Gordon, Karen Elizabeth

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, August 1993:

Seller ID: BB0252460

ISBN: 0679418601

Condition: good


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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

ISBN: 0754675580

Condition: vg


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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

ISBN: 0838909728

Condition: vg


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How To Say It: Choice Words, Phrases, Sentences, And Paragraphs For Every Situation, Revised Edition

By: Maggio, Rosalie

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Prentice Hall Press, 2000:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: BB0262374

ISBN: 0735202346

Condition: vg


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Book Smart: Your Essential Reading List for Becoming a Literary Genius in 365 Days

By: Mallison, Jane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The, 2007:

Seller ID: BB0258696

ISBN: 0071482717

Condition: vg


Unleash your literary side--one great book at a time Like taking a private class with an engaging literature professor, "Book Smart" is your ticket for literary enlightenment all year long and for the rest of your life. Whether you're a passionate turner of pages or you aspire to be better-read, "Book Smart" expands your knowledge and enjoyment with a month-by-month plan that tackles 120 of the most compelling books of all time. Throughout the year, each book comes alive with historical notes, highlights on key themes and characters, and advice on how to approach reading. Here is a s... View more info

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The Other Book... Of The Most Perfectly Useless Information

By: Mitchell Symons

Price: $7.00

Publisher: It Books, 2006:

Seller ID: BB0254128

ISBN: 0061134058

Condition: vg/vg


The latest entry in Mitchell Symons's trivia trifecta is chock-full of more obscure scientific facts, sporting stats, celebrity gossip, and pure trivia than ever Did you know that: Polar bears cover their black noses with their paws for better camouflage? John Steinbeck had to rewrite Of Mice and Men because his dog ate the first draft? Wayne Newton is a descendant of Pocahontas? Oscars given out during World War II were made of wood because metal was in short supply? Brooke Shields and Glenn Close are cousins? Diet Coke was invented in 1982. However, in 1379, a Mr. an... View more info

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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

ISBN: 1503933407

Condition: vg


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Ben Franklin's Almanac Of Wit, Wisdom, And Practical Advice: Useful Tips And Fascinating Facts For Every Day Of The Year

By: Old Farmer's Almanac

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Yankee Books, 2004:

Seller ID: BB0260131

ISBN: 0899093892

Condition: vg


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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

ISBN: 1591589177

Condition: good


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

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Mindblowers: A Look Back at History That Will Change the Way You Look at the World Today

By: Rhine, Jim

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Triumph Books, May 2007:

Seller ID: BB0254129

ISBN: 1572439602

Condition: vg/vg


Noting some of the more bizarre aspects of history, author Jim Rhine peers behind the veil of assumed knowledge with insight and humor to reveal the shocking truths, stunning ironies, and the often humorous all-too-human element behind many of our most recognized and cherished collective memories. With its episodic nature, "Mindblowers" is perfect for picking up browsing, and each of the essays can be read in five minutes or less, making this book the perfect choice for those who want their brain stimulated without having to sift through hours of boring, concentrated reading. View more info

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From Clueless to Class Act

By: Smith, Jodi R. R.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Sterling:

Seller ID: BB0206304

ISBN: 1402739753

Condition: vg/vg-


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