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IN THE LIGHT OF THOUGHT OF MUAMMAR AL QATHAFI: STUDIES IN FREEDOM, DEMOCRAC Y, AND EXPLOITATION

By: Al-Tunji, Dr Abdul Salam

Price: ¥5,000.00

Publisher: World Center for the Studies: 1988

Seller ID: RWARE0000009846

Condition: Near Fine


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TRACKING DOWN YOUR ANCESTORS: DISCOVER THE STORY BEHIND YOUR ANCESTORS AND BRING YOUR FAMILY HISTORY TO LIFE

By: Alder, Dr. Harry

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: How to Books: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000021709

ISBN: 1857038282

Condition: Good


Dr Harry Alder, a prolific writer and long time researcher, shares invaluab le lessons and the gems of discovery you can expect as you track down your ancestors. Here he passes on his passion for the subject, his first-hand ex perience, lots of practical tips and key web sites to support your research . His many other books include Achieve Twice as Much in Half the Time, How To Live Longer, Remembering Names and Faces, Say it with Pictures. He is ba sed in Wallasey, Wirr... View more info

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OLD MONEY: THE MYTHOLOGY OF WEALTH IN AMERICA

By: Aldrich, Nelson

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Allworth Press: 1997

Seller ID: RWARE0000042142

ISBN: 1880559641

Condition: Good


This insider's look at inherited wealth in the United States explores the c omplex meanings of money and success in American sociey with a new introduc tion that examinies whether America's privileged class will be willing or a ble to play a leadership role in the twenty-first century. Allworth Press, an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, publishes a broad range of books on the visual and performing arts, with emphasis on the business of art. Our titles cover subjects such... View more info

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"CITYBOY"

By: Anderson, Geraint

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Headline Book Publishing: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000042811

ISBN: 0755346181

Condition: Good


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CURRENT APPROACHES IN THE COGNITIVE SCIENCE OF RELIGION

By: Anttonen, Veikko

Price: ¥1,000.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic: 2002

Seller ID: RWARE0000027947

ISBN: 082645710X

Condition: Very Good


A read copy but no markings throughout, unblemished spine, NOT an ex-librar y edition: The cognitive science of religion is a new field that has emerged within Religious Studies in the past two decades. In this volume, the world's leading experts present an up-to-date introduction to problems, theories and recent findings in this branch of inquiry. The issues discussed focus on the cognitive sources of recurrent phenomena that can be subsumed in the category of 'religion... View more info

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WHAT YOUNG INDIA WANTS

By: Bhagat, Chetan

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Rupa Publications: 2014

Seller ID: RWARE0000040295

ISBN: 812913554X

Condition: 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. What Young India Wants is the first and only work of nonfiction by the Chetan Bhagat. It is based on his vast experience as a successful writer and motivational speaker. He analyzes the complex issues and problems faced by India in the 21st century. Chetan Bhagat asks thoughtprovoking questions, demands answers and presents solu... View more info

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BIN LADEN: THE MAN WHO DECLARED WAR ON AMERICA

By: Bodansky, Yossef

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Prima Lifestyles: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000038018

ISBN: 0761535810

Condition: Very Good


Who is Osama bin Laden-the only terrorist leader ever to have declared a ho ly war against America? What drives him and those he leads to hate a West t hat helped enrich and arm them? Bin Laden's name has been linked to a numbe r of incidents that have cost Americans their lives, including the bombing of the USS Cole in 2000 and the destruction of the American embassies in Ke nya and Tanzania in 1998. Now, he is linked to the recent catastrophic assa ults on the World Tr... View more info

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A MARRIAGE MADE IN HEAVEN: OR TOO TIRED FOR AN AFFAIR

By: Bombeck, Erma

Price: ¥200.00

Publisher: HarperTorch: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000027782

ISBN: 0061092029

Condition: Good


In this lovingly hilarious look at her 44-years-and-counting marriage to a man she wouldn't trade for anything in the world -- who would finish her se ntences? -- Erma Bombeck offers observations as only she can, on: The true test of compatibility: buying a house that "needs work" Surviving parenthood, and the nest that won't stay empty How times of struggle are a piece of cake compared to handling success Elevating guilt to a sacrament What to do with a man... View more info

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NINE LIVES: MAKING THE IMPOSSIBLE POSSIBLE

By: Braaksma, Peter

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: World Changing: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000028854

ISBN: 1906523266

Condition: Very Good


The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. "You can cut the flower, but you cannot stop the coming of spring." Malalai Joya, the young member of the Afghan parliament, refuses to let injustice go unchallenged. Her words reflect the irrepressible attitudes and actions of all the women and men who tell their stories here. As with all the titles in New Internationali... View more info

FIRE IN THE CRUCIBLE

By: Briggs, John

Price: ¥400.00

Publisher: Tarcher: 1990

Seller ID: RWARE0000012408

ISBN: 0874775477

Condition: Very Good+


John Briggs invites the reader of this book to partake in a journey through the creative process in a uniquely affable manner. He clearly illustrates his vision by kindling a fire of scholarly discovery within the reader thro ugh the collaboration of many historical archetypes of genius including Vir ginia Woolf, Einstein, Mozart and Picasso. View more info

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ENGLAND, MY ENGLAND: THE TROUBLE WITH THE NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM

By: Brimson, Dougie

Price: ¥450.00

Publisher: Headline Book Publishing: 1996

Seller ID: RWARE0000013024

ISBN: 0747255083

Condition: Very Good


Football violence, known everywhere as "the English disease," is as widespr ead as it has ever been, argue the authors of this book. They give insight into trips abroad and explore issues and myths surrounding football violenc e, and discuss the most feared group of supporters in the world-the England fans. View more info

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SEX SLAVES

By: Brown, Louise

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Virago: 2001

Seller ID: RWARE0000036532

ISBN: 1860499031

Condition: Good


The Asian sex trade is often assumed to cater predominantly to foreigners. SEX SLAVES turns that belief on its head to show that while western sex tou rists have played a vital part in the growth of the industry, the primary c ustomers of Asia's indentured sex workers and of its child prostitutes are overwhelmingly Asian men. Here are the voices of some of the world's most silent and abused women - women who have been forced into prostitution by the men they trust. This... View more info

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MOTHER TONGUE: THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE (POPULAR PENGUINS)

By: Bryson, Bill

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Penguin: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000043445

ISBN: 0141037466

Condition: Very Good


Bill Bryson's Mother Tongue is a hymn to the English language. In examining how a second-rate, mongrel tongue came to be the undisputed language of th e globe, Bryson explores English from America to Australia and looks at, am ong other things, swearing, spelling, spoonerisms and Scrabble. No self-res pecting English speaker should open his mouth without reading it. View more info

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THE MOTH: THIS IS A TRUE STORY

By: Burns, Neil Gaiman Catherine

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Serpents Tail: 2015

Seller ID: RWARE0000042899

ISBN: 1846689902

Condition: Very Good


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SECRETS OF THE CODE

By: Burstein, Daniel

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Orion mass market paperback: 2005

Seller ID: RWARE0000014238

ISBN: 0752864467

Condition: Very Good+


Readers of Dan Brown's extraordinary bestseller THE DA VINCI CODE are fasci nated by the questions raised in the novel. Was Jesus actually married to M ary Magdalene? Was she one of his disciples and did she write her own gospe l? Did they have a child together? Did some geniuses of art and science, pe ople like Leonardo da Vinci and Isaac Newton, belong to secret societies th at had the most compelling insider information in history, and did Leonardo convey some of thes... View more info

BAD ELEMENTS : CHINESE REBELS FROM LOS ANGELES TO BEIJING

By: Buruma, Ian

Price: ¥1,300.00

Publisher: Random House: 2001

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000007957

ISBN: 0679457682

Condition: F/NF


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. Myths abound about China: all Chinese everywhere are united in a community of enduring culture; Western-style democracy is unsuited to China, as it would bring only chaos and the disruption of unity. In this brilliant report of his encounters with Chinese dissidents, rebels ... View more info

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QUIET: THE POWER OF INTROVERTS IN A WORLD THAT CAN'T STOP TALKING

By: Cain, Susan

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Crown: 2012

Seller ID: RWARE0000040272

ISBN: 0307352145

Condition: Very Good/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. At least one-third of the people we know are introverts. They are the ones who prefer listening to speaking, reading to partying; who innovate and cre ate but dislike self-promotion; who favor working on their own over brainst orming in teams. Although they are often labeled "quiet," it is to introver ts that we owe many... View more info

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WINSTON CHURCHILL'S AFTERNOON NAP

By: Campbell, Jeremy

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000034603

ISBN: 0671475479

Condition: Very Good/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. View more info

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GREEN ZONE (FILM TIE IN)

By: Chandrasekaran, Rajiv

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing: 2010

Seller ID: RWARE0000026636

ISBN: 1408806347

Condition: Very Good


From inside a surreal bubble of pure Americana known as the Green Zone, the US-led Coalition Provisional Authority attempted to rule Iraq following th e fall of Saddam Hussein's regime. Drawing on interviews and internal docum ents, Rajiv Chandrasekaran tells the memorable story of this ill-prepared a ttempt to build American democracy in a war-torn Middle Eastern country, de tailing not only the risky disbanding of the Iraqi army and the ludicrous a ttempt to train the ... View more info

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IMPERIAL LIFE IN THE EMERALD CITY: INSIDE IRAQ'S GREEN ZONE

By: Chandrasekaran, Rajiv

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Knopf: 2006

Seller ID: RWARE0000041749

ISBN: 1400044871

Condition: Very Good/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. An unprecedented account of life in Baghdad's Green Zone, a walled-off encl ave of towering plants, posh villas, and sparkling swimming pools that was the headquarters for the American occupation of Iraq. The Washington Post's former Baghdad bureau chief Rajiv Chandrasekaran take s us with him into the Zone: into a bubble, cut ... View more info