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141 Allen, Jim DAYS OF HOPE
Futura Publications 1975 0860072495 / 9780860072492 Paperback Good/Good 

Price: 350.00 JPY
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142 Allen, Jonathan HRC: STATE SECRETS AND THE REBIRTH OF HILLARY CLINTON
Crown Publishing Group 2015 0804136777 / 9780804136778 Paperback Very Good 
A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The mesmerizing story of Hillary Clinton's political rebirth, based on eyew itness accounts from deep inside her inner circle and featuring a new intro duction from the authors Hillary Clinton's surprising defeat in the 2008 Democratic primary brought her to the nadir of her political career, vanquished by a much younger oppo nent whose message of change and cutting-edge tech team ran circles around her stodgy campaign. And yet, six years later, she has reemerged as an even more powerful and influential figure, a formidable stateswoman and the pre sumed front-runner for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, marking one of the great political comebacks in history. The story of Hillary's phoenixlike rise is at the heart of HRC, a riveting political biography that journeys into the heart of "Hillaryland" to discover a brilliant strategist at work. Masterfully unfolded by Politico's Jonathan Allen and The Hill's Amie Parnes from more than two hundred top-access interviews with Hillary's intimates, colleagues, supporters, and enemies, HRC portrays a seasoned operator who negotiates political and diplomatic worlds with equal savvy. Loathed by the Obama team in the wake of the primary, Hillary worked to become the president's greatest ally, their fates intertwined in the work of reestablishing America on the world stage. HRC puts readers in the room with Hillary during the most intense and pivotal moments of this era, as she mulls the president-elect's offer to join the administra. 
Price: 650.00 JPY
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SNIFF, SWIRL & SLURP. HOW TO GET MORE PLEASURE OUT OF EVERY GLASS OF WINE, Allen, Max
143 Allen, Max SNIFF, SWIRL & SLURP. HOW TO GET MORE PLEASURE OUT OF EVERY GLASS OF WINE
Mitchell Beazley 2002 174064087X / 9781740640879 Paperback Very Good 
A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. This book is about drinking wine, enjoying wine, laughing about wine, and treating wine in the same way as every other pleasurable part of your life. Sniff Swirl & Slurp provides no nonsense advice on how to get maximum enjoyment from drinking wine. Straight talking wine writer Max Allen explores in detail how countries, regions, grapes and winemaking in all corners of the world affect the taste of wine. This equips you to easily understand why wines from different areas taste the way they do. The first part of the book introduces the basics of wine drinking, such as the best accessories to have to hand, the rituals of sniffing and slurping, and getting the most out of your wine budget. Then, at the heart of the book are fifteen fun and easy introductions to every type of wine style, what it tastes like, and why it tastes the way it does - from posh wines to party wines, from okay wines to sparklers. 
Price: 700.00 JPY
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144 Allen, Ralph THE HIGH WHITE FOREST (NO DUSTJACKET)
Doubleday 1964 Hardcover Very Good 

Price: 500.00 JPY
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ACTIVE DIRECTORY COOKBOOK FOR WINDOWS SERVER 2003 AND WINDOWS 2000, Allen, Robbie
145 Allen, Robbie ACTIVE DIRECTORY COOKBOOK FOR WINDOWS SERVER 2003 AND WINDOWS 2000
O'Reilly Media, Inc 2003 0596004648 / 9780596004644 Paperback Very Good+ 
A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: The book contains hundreds of step-by-step solutions for both common and uncommon problems that you might encounter with Active Directory on a daily basis--including recipes to deal with the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP), multi-master replication, Domain Name System (DNS), Group Policy, the Active Directory Schema, and many other features. Author Robbie Allen, a Senior Systems Architect at Cisco Systems and co-author of our Active Directory tutorial, based this collection of troubleshooting recipes on his own experience, along with input from Windows administrators throughout the industry. Each recipe includes a discussion to explain how and why the solution works, so you can adapt the problem-solving techniques to similar situations. If your company is considering an upgrade from Windows NT or 2000 to Windows Server 2003, the Active Directory Cookbook for Windows Server 2003 & Windows 2000 will help reduce the time and trouble it takes to configure and deploy Active Directory for your network. This Cookbook is also a perfect companion to Active Directory, the tutorial that experts hail as the best source for understanding Microsoft's network directory service. While Active Directory provides the big picture, Active Directory Cookbook for Windows Server 2003 & Windows 2000 gives you the quick solutions you need to cope with day-to-day dilemmas. Together, these books supply the knowledge and tools so you can get the most out of Active Directory to manage users, groups, computers, domains, organizational units, and security policies on your network. 
Price: 500.00 JPY
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PENGUIN WRITERS GUIDE HOW TO WRITE BETTER ENGLISH, Allen, Robert
146 Allen, Robert PENGUIN WRITERS GUIDE HOW TO WRITE BETTER ENGLISH
Penguin UK 2005 0141016760 / 9780141016764 Paperback Very Good 
A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The Penguin Writers' Guides series provides authoritative, succinct and easy-to-follow guidance on specific aspects of written English. Whether you need to brush up your skills or get to grips with something for the first time, these invaluable Guides will help you find the best way to get your message across clearly and effectively. This essential guide covers the key rules - and pitfalls - of written and spoken grammar. It covers such areas as: the building blocks of language, common errors and misconceptions, choosing the right level of expression, differences between British and American English, and political correctness. It also discusses various uses of language, from creative writing, CVs and reports to verbal presentations, and business and personal letters, with many useful suggestions for accurate and fluent English. 
Price: 550.00 JPY
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CASH IN A FLASH: REAL MONEY IN NO TIME, Allen, Robert G.
147 Allen, Robert G. CASH IN A FLASH: REAL MONEY IN NO TIME
Crown Business 2010 0307453316 / 9780307453310 Paperback Near Fine 
In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. Bestselling authors Mark Victor Hansen and Robert G. Allen are back followi ng their mega-hit The One Minute Millionaire with new strategies to generat e cash quickly. Right now, everyone needs trusted, proven, practical advice and techniques for making money fast. In Cash in a Flash, two of the most successful entre preneurs in the country show readers how to use the skills and resources th ey already have to generate permanent and recurring streams of income-all i n 90 days or less. Using their bestselling "two-books-in-one" formula, Hansen and Allen combin e prescriptive information for developing the millionaire mindset and build ing wealth on left-hand pages, with the continuation of the inspiring ficti onal story of Michelle from The One Minute Millionaire on the right-hand pa ges. In this much-anticipated and timely sequel, Hansen and Allen provide a revolutionary approach to financial freedom-now. 
Price: 600.00 JPY
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AMBUSH AT CORELLIA (STAR WARS, THE CORELLIAN TRILOGY #1), Allen, Roger Macbride
148 Allen, Roger Macbride AMBUSH AT CORELLIA (STAR WARS, THE CORELLIAN TRILOGY #1)
Spectra 1995 0553298038 / 9780553298031 Paperback Very Good 
A trade summit on Corellia brings Han Solo back to the home world he left m any years before. Arriving on the distant planet with Leia, their children and Chewbacca, Han finds Corellia overrun with agents of the New Republic I ntelligence and finds himself part of a deceptive plan whose aim not even h e understands. One thing is clear: the five inhabited worlds of the sector are on the brink of civil war and the once peaceful coexistence of the thre e leading races -- human, Selonian, and Drallan -- has come to an end. 
Price: 250.00 JPY
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149 Allen, Tim DON`T STAND TOO CLOSE A NAKED MAN
Warner Books 1995 0446889024 / 9780446889025 Paperback Very Good 
The comic who's a guy's guy is now a bookseller's dream. The star of ABC's Home Improvement, the #1 show on television, Tim Allen has written the book millions have been awaiting--the naked truth about his outlook on life, lo ve, and lathes. Allen's movie debut this November in The Santa Claus is cer tain to generate additional media attention. Line drawings. 
Price: 300.00 JPY
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150 Allende, Isabel EVA LUNA
Penguin 1990 0140118365 / 9780140118360 Paperback Very Good 
A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Another novel of "magical realism" of "The House of the Spirits". Here the author has invented a heroine and placed her against the background of a turbulent South American country where love, politics, tragedy and disaster all play their part in her life. 
Price: 500.00 JPY
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MY INVENTED COUNTRY: A MEMOIR, Allende, Isabel
151 Allende, Isabel MY INVENTED COUNTRY: A MEMOIR
Harper Perennial 2004 0060545674 / 9780060545673 Paperback Very Good+ 
Allende was inspired to write this glimmering and audacious memoir of her l ife as a traveler, exile, and immigrant by an eerie overlaying of dates. Sh e lost a country, she writes, on Tuesday, September 11, 1973, when a milita ry coup brought down Chile's democratic government, then headed by Salvador Allende, a cousin of her father's. And she gained a country on Tuesday, Se ptember 11, 2001, when the terrorist attacks induced her to recognize her d eep allegiance to the U.S., her adopted land. Drawing on the profoundly flu ent storytelling skills and canniness that make her fiction so scintillatin g and her memoirs so powerful, Allende retraces her circuitous path from Sa ntiago circa 1940 to today's San Francisco, remembering her family and crit iquing her country with equal measures of nostalgia and pain, fury and humo r. She observes curtly that in her eccentric family "happiness was irreleva nt," but she saves her sharpest remarks for her dissection of the Chilean s ensibility, zestfully analyzing Chile's obsession with class, all-out machi smo, habitual hypocrisy, intolerance, conservatism, clannishness, and gloom iness. She claims that Chileans love bureaucracy, "states of emergency," fu nerals, and soap operas, and that, in the Chile of her youth, "intellectual scorn for women was absolute." Allende's conjuring of her "invented," or i maginatively remembered, country is riveting in its frankness and compassio n, and her account of why and how she became a writer is profoundly moving. 
Price: 500.00 JPY
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SHAMPOO, ALLEY, ROBERT
152 ALLEY, ROBERT SHAMPOO
Dell 1975 First Paperback Good+ 

Price: 390.00 JPY
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153 Allin, Michael ZARAFA: A GIRAFFE'S TRUE STORY, FROM DEEP IN AFRICA TO THE HEART OF PARIS
Walker & Company 1998 0802713394 / 9780802713391 First Hardcover Fine/Fine 
A highly collectible first edition, tight clean copy, protected in a new br odart wrapper, no inscriptions, unclipped dustjacket, this is not an Ex-Lib or a BCE/BOMC edition. The baby giraffe was captured in the highlands of Ethiopia and taken to Khartoum. She sailed down the Nile to Alexandria and across the Mediterranean to Marseilles, where she wintered. In April 1827, Zarafa started a 550-mile walk to Paris. She was accompanied by her Nubian handler, three milk cows, two Mouflon sheep, an antelope and one of the foremost scientists of the time, Geoffrey Saint-Hilaire. Zarafa was a gift to Charles X from the Ottoman viceroy to Egypt, Muhammad Ali, who wanted to forge a link with France. 
Price: 1700.00 JPY
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BASTARD OUT OF CAROLINA, Allison, Dorothy
154 Allison, Dorothy BASTARD OUT OF CAROLINA
Plume 1993 0452269571 / 9780452269576 Paperback Very Good 
A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Greenville County, South Carolina, a wild, lush place, is home to the Boatwright family-rough-hewn men who drink hard and shoot up each other's trucks, and indomitable women who marry young and age all too quickly. At the heart of this astonishing novel is Ruth Anne Boatwright, known simply as Bone, a South Carolina bastard with an annotated birth certificate to tell the tale. Observing everything with the mercilessly keen eye of a child, Bone finds herself caught in a family triangle that will test the loyalty of her mother, Anney. Her stepfather, Daddy Glen, calls Bone "cold as death, mean as a snake, and twice as twisty," yet Anney needs Glen. At first gentle with Bone, Daddy Glen becomes steadily colder and more furious-until their final, harrowing encounter, from which there can be no turning back. 
Price: 500.00 JPY
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155 Allison, Dorothy TWO OR THREE THINGS I KNOW FOR SURE
Dutton Adult 1995 0525939210 / 9780525939214 First Hardcover Very Good/Very Good Signed
A highly collectible first edition/printing, a tight clean copy, protected in a new brodart wrapper, no inscriptions or markings, not price clipped an ex-library or a book of the month club edition; (SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR) Allison's much-praised novel Bastard Out of Carolina was inspired by her childhood in Greenville, S.C., but in this memoir, adapted from a performance piece, she cuts even closer to the bone. "We don't have a family Bible?" the author's fourth-grade self asks her aunt. "Child, some days we don't even have a family," comes the response. If Allison suffered horrors, notably rape by her stepfather when she was five, she has transmuted pain into stories, gaining control with maturity. Indeed, her title prefaces several hard-won aphorisms she uses to counterpoint her memories: "No one is as hard as my uncles had to pretend to be." Her mother was a beauty, as was her sister, but Dorothy, smart and plain, felt a legacy of ugliness, one she shook off slowly as her feminism and her heart led her to lesbian relationships, often painful, finally rewarding. She is now, in her 40s, a new mother, and her stories?and life?are a triumph of love over cruelty. Read it aloud and savor the rhythms. 
Price: 1500.00 JPY
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EASY THAI: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE THAI LANGUAGE, Allison, Gordon H.
156 Allison, Gordon H. EASY THAI: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE THAI LANGUAGE
Tuttle Publishing 1989 0804801592 / 9780804801591 Paperback Very Good 
Easy Thai is the perfect introduction to learning the spoken language of Th ailand. This basic and simple approach uses lessons which incorporate revie w lists and exercises with answer keys. 
Price: 500.00 JPY
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157 Allison, Hugh G. ROOTS OF STONE: THE STORY OF THOSE WHO CAME BEFORE
Mainstream Publishing 2004 1840188332 / 9781840188332 First Hardcover Near Fine/Near Fine 
A crisp clean first edition, no markings throughout, not an ex-lib: Hugh Allison was born in 1960 and has worked in the tourism industry and for the Highland Council. Following a period working in the US in 2000, he is now employed by the National Trust for Scotland. He is married with two children. 
Price: 1000.00 JPY
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STARFIGHTERS OF ADUMAR, Allston, Aaron
158 Allston, Aaron STARFIGHTERS OF ADUMAR
Bantam Books 1999 0553574183 / 9780553574180 Paperback Near Fine 
A crisp clean softcover, no markings throughout: Book 9 in the exciting series! The X-wing fighter pilots have earned their reputation as the Rebel Allianc e's ultimate strike force by overwhelming enemies with their rapid-fire ass aults. But now they are about to embark on a diplomatic mission that will p rove to be even more hazardous than all-out combat.... The neutral world of Adumar has decided to pick a side in the war to control the galaxy. Delegates from both the New Republic and the Empire have been invited to Adumar, and each camp will be given a chance to plead its government's case. But there is one small catch: since the Adumari prize military skill above all else, they insist that both delegations be composed exclusively of fighter pilots. For pilot Wedge Antilles and his company, it's an unfamiliar exercise in diplomacy--and one that's filled with unexpected peril. For once they arrive, the X-wing pilots are challenged by Adumar's fierce warriors and attacked by Imperial assassins bent on eliminating all competition. But these challenges pale in comparison to the threat posed by a rogue Republic agent...one who is determined to win Adumar's allegiance once and for all--even if it costs the X-wing pilots their lives. 
Price: 250.00 JPY
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159 Almanac, Old Farmer's THE OLD FARMER'S ALMANAC FOR KIDS, VOLUME 2
Yankee Publishing Incorporat 2007 1571984348 / 9781571984340 Paperback Very Good 
Gr 3-6 Colorful illustrations, an attractive and uncrowded design, subjects of interest to kids, and fascinating details all combine in this book. The table of contents has images for each general category, such as "Astronomy ," "Weather," "Nature," and "Sports." A "Useful Things" section includes in triguing articles on "Mayonnaise Magic," "Home Cooking," and creating a tim e capsule. In addition, for almost every article, there is an activity or p roject that can be accessed at the Almanac Web site. For example, the artic le on cacti includes a link to relevant national parks. This entertaining, interactive book will lead children into an exploration of diverse topics. 
Price: 500.00 JPY
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160 Almanac, The Editors of The Information Please INFORMATION PLEASE PRESENTS THE BOOK OF FACTS
A Dell Book/ Dell Publishing 1979 0440143292 / 9780440143291 Paperback Good 

Price: 300.00 JPY
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