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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
Docklands

Docklands

by Janet Foster

Includes bibliographies (p. 365-376) and index.
Harvest Son

Harvest Son

by David Mas Masumoto

Crisis Investing

Crisis Investing

by Douglas Casey

From Many Lands

From Many Lands

by Louis Adamic

Coyotes

Coyotes

by Conover Ted

God's Own Junkyard

God's Own Junkyard

by Peter Blake

Crisis Investing

Crisis Investing

by Douglas R Casey

Environmental Science and Engineering

Environmental Science and Engineering

by J Glynn; Heinke, Gary W Henry

Chinatown Quest

Chinatown Quest

by Carol Green Wilson

Town and Country

Town and Country

by Mr Mark Girouard

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Migrations and Cultures

by Thomas Sowell

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Public Health, Ethics, and Equity

by Sudhir Anand; Fabienne Peter and Amartya Sen

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The Great Snow Job

by Barrie L ; Konicov, Susie W Konicov

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Environmental Science and Engineering

by J Glynn Henry and Gary Heinke

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The Political Economy Of Federalism In India

by Nirvikar Singh M Govinda Rao

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The Political Economy Of South Africa

by Fine Ben and Rustomjee Zavareh

Public Policy Books & Ephemera

On the Trail Of the Immigrant

On the Trail Of the Immigrant

by Steiner, Edward A

Maisons de Sidi Bou Said. Preface de Frederic Mitterrand

Maisons de Sidi Bou Said. Preface de Frederic Mitterrand

by Azzouz, Ashraf et David Massey

Tunis: Dar Ashraf Editions, 1993. 176p. plus substantial addenda, high-gloss paperstock throughout with excellent color site photography and a few period portraits of the family and retainers. Hardbound in 12x8.5 inch bright blue boards (no titling) and dust jacket. There is a mild crack between the first two blanks, but probably a misjudgment in the bindery, not handling damage. A former owner has enclosed the dj is a further clear plastic layer and neatly taped it to itself (ergo, removable), it... Read more
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$35.00
Communism as a Social Formation

Communism as a Social Formation

by Lopata, P

Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1983. Paperback. 183p., small paperbound in 6.5x4 inch glossy wraps, quite sound, clean and unmarked, a very good copy. Library of political knowledge, book 2.
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$12.00
Permeability and Groundwater Contaminant Transport

Permeability and Groundwater Contaminant Transport

by Zimmie, T.F.; Riggs, C.O. (eds.)

Philadelphia, PA: American Society for Testing and Materials, 1981. Ex Library hardcover (no jacket) in good condition. Slight abrasions on the lower edge of the front board. Library labels on the spine foot, front pastedown and FEP; stamps on the page block and at a few further points throughout. Small tear on the upper edge of the title page. The binding is sound; all content is clear. CM. Hardcover. Good. Used.
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£18.05
Undercurrents : The Alternatives Magazine : Number 62 Dec 1983/Jan 1984

Undercurrents : The Alternatives Magazine : Number 62 Dec 1983/Jan 1984

by The Editors

London: Undercurrents Ltd, 1984. No marks or inscriptions. Minor creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with tanning to pages. 30pp. The magazine of radical alternatives and community technology. This issue featuring waiving the rules, de-schooling, black economy, free wheeling and much more.. Soft Cover. Very Good. 11 x 8.25 inches.
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£4.95
Coxey's army; an American odyssey

Coxey's army; an American odyssey

by Schwantes, Carlos A

Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1985. xiii, 321p., illus., shelf worn dj.
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$12.00
The Decline of the Californios; A Social History of the Spanish-speaking Californians, 1846-1890. Updated with a new foreword by Ramon A. Gutierrez

The Decline of the Californios; A Social History of the Spanish-speaking Californians, 1846-1890. Updated with a new foreword by Ramon A. Gutierrez

by Pitt, Leonard

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. Paperback. xvi, 324p., illustrated with a section of b&w period portraits and photos, softbound, 8x5 inch decorated wraps. A corner-tip is bent, adjacent leaves unaffected, clean, sound and unmarked, a very good copy. Gutierrez feels that although Pitt's 1966 book "was a product of its time" and fails to fully address recent themes, that his interests nevertheless were perennial, he was sensitive to assimilation, internal power struggles, the weight of... Read more
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$12.00
Distant Companions : Servants and Employers in Zambia, 1900-1985 (Signed By Author)

Distant Companions : Servants and Employers in Zambia, 1900-1985 (Signed By Author)

by Hansen, Karen T

New York: Cornell University Press, 1989. Inscribed by author on dedication page. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to slightly sunned spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards, very slight trace of foxing to top of page edges and no bumping to corners. 321pp. A study of the lives and times of domestic servants and their employers in Zambia from the beginning of white settlement during the colonial period until after independence.. Signed by Author.... Read more
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£25.00
Narrowing the Gap : The Final Report of the Fabian Commission on Life Chances and Child Poverty (Signed by one of Authors)

Narrowing the Gap : The Final Report of the Fabian Commission on Life Chances and Child Poverty (Signed by one of Authors)

by Fabian Commission

London: Fabian Society, 2006. Signed by Peter Townsend (one of the authors) on front end paper. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 224pp. This study by the Fabian Commission sets out why reducing inequalities in life chances is essential to making Britain fairer. From the Personal Library of the late Emeritus Professor Peter Townsend of Bristol University and the London School of... Read more
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£10.00
Border crossings; Mexican and Mexican-American workers

Border crossings; Mexican and Mexican-American workers

by Hart, John Mason, editor

Wilmigton: SR Books, 1998. Hardcover. xii, 246p., introduction, notes, index, very good first edition in red cloth boards.
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$30.00
¿Qué es lo que puedo hacer si no Califico para la amnistía

¿Qué es lo que puedo hacer si no Califico para la amnistía

by Aguila, Inc

Salinas: Aguila, Inc, 1987. 6 panel brochure folded to 4.75x8.5 inches, photocopied, text in Spanish, very good. Esta información es proporcionada por la coalición de derechos sobre immigración de los angeles (chirla)A guide to immigrant rights and amnesty.
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$12.00
Dutiful Daughters; Women Talk about Their Lives

Dutiful Daughters; Women Talk about Their Lives

by McCrindle, Jean, and Sheila Rowbotham, editors

Austin: University of Texas Press, 1977. 411p., hardbound, grey boards gilt in dust jacket; British presswork. Opens a little stiffly, a bindery or design fault, else quite a nice copy: entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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$15.00
Relaciones #69: estudios de historia y sociedad, invierno 1997: poblamiento y formación de sociedades de frontera

Relaciones #69: estudios de historia y sociedad, invierno 1997: poblamiento y formación de sociedades de frontera

Zamora: El Colegio de Michoacán, 1997. Paperback. 300p., text in Spanish, illustrations, tables, figures and maps, very good trade paperback journal in pictorial wrapswith sunned spine.
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$15.00
Invisible immigrants; the adapation of English and Scottish immigrants in nineteenth-century America

Invisible immigrants; the adapation of English and Scottish immigrants in nineteenth-century America

by Erickson, Charlotte

Coral Gables, Florida: University of Miami Press, 1972. Hardcover. vi, 530p., map endsheets, illustrated with period photography, very good condition, in a good dj that is slightly edgeworn.
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$12.00
The Family Life of Old People : An Investigation in East London

The Family Life of Old People : An Investigation in East London

by Townsend, Peter

Keele, Staffordshire: University College of North Staffordshire, 1955. No marks or inscriptions and no creasing to covers. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked very slightly browned boards and no bumping to corners. 175-195pp. Reprint from The Sociological Review December 1955. From the Personal Library of the late Emeritus Professor Peter Townsend of Bristol University and the London School of Economics, Founding Professor of the University of Essex and founder of the Child Poverty... Read more
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£7.50
Peter Townsend 1928-2009 : A Memorial Service Celebrating His Life

Peter Townsend 1928-2009 : A Memorial Service Celebrating His Life

by Walker, Alan & Carol (editors)

The Editor, 2009. No marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 24pp. Booklet of the Memorial Service celebrating the life of Peter Townsend, St Martins in the Fields, November 2009. From the Personal Library of the late Emeritus Professor Peter Townsend of Bristol University and the London School of Economics, Founding Professor of the University of Essex and founder of the Child Poverty Action... Read more
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£7.50
Family unemployment; an analysis of unemployment in terms of family units

Family unemployment; an analysis of unemployment in terms of family units

by Humphrey, Don D

Washington: GPO, 1940. Paperback. xvi, 144p., wraps slightly worn, previous owner's name on front wrap, else very good condition. Work Projects Administration. Federal Works Agency.
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$15.00
Arrangement . . . of All the Provisions of the Several Acts of Parliament Relating to the Assessed Taxes [with] Methodical Arrangement of an Act Passed 39 Geo III c.13 . . . granting certain Duties upon Income [etc.] [with a postscript and subject index]

Arrangement . . . of All the Provisions of the Several Acts of Parliament Relating to the Assessed Taxes [with] Methodical Arrangement of an Act Passed 39 Geo III c.13 . . . granting certain Duties upon Income [etc.] [with a postscript and subject index]

by Stewart Kyd

London: Printed by G. Woodfall, No. 22, Paternoster Row, 1799. ?Later 1/4 calf over marbled boards, gilt ruled and lettered, new endpapers, light toning, else very clean with good margins; the Taussig copy Two rare, seminal treatises on the just enacted law inaugurating the first direct taxation of income in England ("born of the war [with Napoleon])", written by the Middle Temple bencher whose works are praised by Holdsworth; one copy of each in ESTC
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$1,500.00
Ashfield, What's Going Wrong

Ashfield, What's Going Wrong

by Coates, Ken

Nottingham: Institute for Workers' Control, 1977. Pamphlet. 28p., 5.75x8.25 inches, stapled pamphlet, pages toned, else very good in pictorial wraps. I.W.C. Pamphlet No. 53. Discussion of a secret document that revealed the planned closure of the collieries (coal mines) in the Ashfield area of Nottingham, and the subsequent events.
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$15.00
A Spark of Light: THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

A Spark of Light: THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

by Picoult, Jodi

HARDBACK SHIPPED FROM THE UK* Edition: 1st. Thus. * Impression:1st. "1".* Date of Publication: 2018* Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton.* Binding and cover condition: Colour-illustrated cloth-covered boards with white title to metallic red spine and coloured title to face. No bumps or rubs. Minimal shelf wear to edges and corners. VG+.* Jacket condition: No dust wrapper, possibly as issued. ND.* Contents condition: PRIVATE COPY NOT EX-LIBRARY, clean, crisp, tight and bright. No inscriptions or annotations,... Read more
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£14.97
Making Choices, Choosing Futures : Ireland at a Crossroads

Making Choices, Choosing Futures : Ireland at a Crossroads

by Reynolds, Brigid; Healy, Sean

Dubai: Cori Justice, 2008. Appears unread. Author's name and page number written on front cover. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers or to spine. A lovely clean very tight copy with bright boards and no bumping to corners. 147pp. Presentation papers from a policy conference which seek to address how Ireland moves forward. From the Personal Library of the late Emeritus Professor Peter Townsend of Bristol University and the London School of Economics, Founding Professor of the... Read more
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£10.00
The Companion to Development Studies

The Companion to Development Studies

by Desai, Vandana & Potter, Robert (editors)

London: Arnold, 2002. Previous owner's name to title page. No other marks or inscriptions. No creasing to covers, faint crease to part of spine. A very clean very tight copy with bright unmarked boards and no bumping to corners. 562pp. The reference book for anyone interested in development studies. We do not use stock photos, the picture displayed is of the actual book for sale. Every one of our books is in stock in the UK ready for immediate delivery.. Soft Cover. Very Good (+). 9.5 x 6.75... Read more
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£12.50
Floating in Sausalito

Floating in Sausalito

by Aberg, Lars text, Lars Strandberg, photos

Bielefeld / Berlin: Kerber Verlag / Kerber Photo Art, 2016. Hardcover. 233p., alkaline paperstock featuring lavish color photography and intermittant text (interviews with aging male and female hipsters, happy enthusiastica from Swedish compilers), texts are printed largepoint, an odd design element as you will see, huge hardbound tome in laminated colorphoto boards, 13x9.5 inches. Fine copy, completely clean, sound and unmarked.
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$45.00
Hi!

Hi!

by Kisubi, Alfred

Kansas City, MO: Wheel of Fire Press, 1991. Paperback. 40p., 5.25x8.5 inches, first edition booklet, rear wrap a bit stained else very good in stapled white pictorial wraps. Poetry. African American author born in Uganda, at time of writing based in Kansas City, Missouri.
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$20.00
Offshore Renewable Energy: Accelerating the Deployment of Offshore Wind, Tidal and Wave Technologies

Offshore Renewable Energy: Accelerating the Deployment of Offshore Wind, Tidal and Wave Technologies

by International Energy Authority Renewable Energy Technology Deployment (IEA-RETD)

Abingdon: Earthscan, 2012. Hardcover (no jacket; printed boards). Wear to spine and rear board, with several scores on the latter. Abrasion on front board's fore-edge. Pages are clean and sound; all content is clear. TS. Hardcover. Very Good. Used.
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£43.00