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1 Allen, C.M. How to Wheel & Deal in Gold & Silver
New York Allen Advertising Co 1974 1st Paperback Edition Trade Good No Jacket 8vo --8 in. Tall 
156 pp. Firm binding, uncreased spinding. Child-like squiggles on first blank page, and 2 rear pages of an appendix. Rest of text clean. Light rubbing along top and bottom of spine. A layman's introduction to precious metals and various ways in invest in them. Includes discussion of the gold standard and other basics of currency. Also outlines market conditions for precious metals as of the early 1970s. Allen, a pseudonym, describes himself as a "management consultant." Includes a few b&w photos. 
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2 Allen, Robert G. Nothing Down
NY Simon & Schuster 1984 067150469X / 9780671504694 2nd Edition Cloth & Boards Very Good  Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
349 pp., index. Light soil to cover. Binding firm, no markings. Revised edition of the 1980 pop classic in real estate investment. Allen recommends a strategy based on maximum leverage.  
Price: 3.60 USD
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3 Allen, Robert G. Nothing Down: How to Buy Real Estate With Little or No Money Down
NY Simon & Schuster 1984 067150469X / 9780671504694 Revised Edition Boards Very Good No Jacket 8vo - 
349 pp., bibliography. Very clean, text bright, no markings. Lacks dj. A readable guide for novices seeking to invest in real estate methodically over a period of time, leveraging profits to acquire more properties. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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4 Alperovitz, Gar and Faux, Jeff Rebuilding America
NY Pantheon 1984 0394716191 / 9780394716190 First Edition Trade Paperback Very Good  8vo -- 8.25 in Tall 
315 pp., Lightly read, moderate toning. Previous owner's name on half-title page. Photo of old mill on cover. The co-directors of the National Center for Economic Alternatives present their ideas for a full-employment, low-inflation economy.  
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5 Alvarez, Sanders; Elliot-Sink, Sue; Loberg, Kristin and Walsh, James, Eds. Credit Scores, Credit Cards: How Consumer Finance Works How to Avoid Mistakes and How to Manage Your Accounts Well
Abderdeen, Washington Silver Lake Publishing 2005 1563437821 / 9781563437823 First Edition Trade Near Fine No Jacket 8vo -- 7.5 In Tall By 4.25 in Wide 
288 pp., index. Virtually new, slight thumbing. Spine uncreased, no markings. An easy to read guide to consumer credit. Basics of credit cards and credit scoring. Especially useful for younger people entering the workplace and setting up their household finances. Also helpful for those who have amassed large credit card debts and wonder what to do next. 
Price: 4.50 USD
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6 Auerbach, Paul S., M.D. Management Lessons from the E.R.: Prescriptions for Success in Your Business
NY Free Press (Simon & Schuster) 2002 0743216350 / 9780743216357 First Edition Cloth & Boards Fine  Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
251 pp. Unread, new. No markings. An informal guide to business management based on experiences in hospital settings. Author is a surgery professor at Stanford and an HMO executive.  
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7 Auletta, Ken Greed and Glory on Wall Street: The Fall of the House of Lehman
NY Random House 1986 0394544102 / 9780394544106 First Edition Cloth Very Good Very Good Ex-Library 8vo -- 9.5 In Tall 
253 pp., plus 16 pp. b&w photos, index. Usual library "discard" stampings and a preliminary page cut out. Spine slanted. DJ nicely protected under mylar. No underlinings or writing. A gripping tale of the internal management revolt at Lehman Brothers that led to its acquisition by American Express' Shearson unit in 1983. Especially relevant in 2009-2009 as Lehman sinks into the Wall Street ash heap. 
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8 Bates, Charles Austin Short Talks on Advertising
Charles Austin Bates 1898 Firsrt Edition Cloth Fair No Jacket 12m9 --6.5 In. 
211 pp on heavy stock, with numerous humorous cartoon sketches interspersed throughout text. Fragile, with dark green covers semi-detached from textblock. Titling and author's name embossed on both covers. Moderate rubbing and spotting especially on edges, corner and rear cover. Numerous pencil brackets and a few underlinings in margins of text; a couple of markings in red ink. Light toning, no significant foxing. A guide for publishers and ad managers on how to sell and promote display advertising in newspapers. Written in a breezy, lighthearted vein. Scarce original copy; not a print on demand facsimile. Previous owner's name on title page. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Coached to Lead: How to Get Extraordinary Results from Business Coaching , Battley, Susan
9 Battley, Susan Coached to Lead: How to Get Extraordinary Results from Business Coaching
NY Jossey-Bass (Wiley) 2006 0787981443 / 9780787981440 First Edition Boards Fine  Fine 8vo 925 In High 
248 pp., index, bibliography. New, unread, pre-publication press release laid in. A Long Island psychologist who specializes in leadership strategy gives pointers on how to benefit from executive coaching.  
Price: 6.75 USD
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10 Benna, R. Theodore and Proctor, William Escaping the Coming Retirement Crisis: How to Secure Your Financial Future
Colorado Springs, Col. Pinon 1995 0891099131 / 9780891099130 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
198 pp. Several financial tables. As new, no markings. Benna, a pioneer of the 401(k) plan concept, presents various retirement saving strategies and ways of managing risk. 
Price: 3.60 USD
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10 Insider Secrets to a Winning Job Search, Bermont, Todd
11 Bermont, Todd 10 Insider Secrets to a Winning Job Search
Franklin Lakes, N.J. Career Press 2004 1564147401 / 9781564147400 First Edition Trade Paperback Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
214 pp. Nearly new, no markings or creases. A readable comprehensive guide to getting a job -- covering all the basics, such as self-assessment, narrowing the job search, networking, creating a powerful resume, interview tips, strategies for dealing with tough questions, "closing the deal" etc. Cover blurb states "Everything you need to get the job you want in 24 hours or less." 
Price: 6.00 USD
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12 Bernstein, Aaron Grounded: Frank Lorenzo and the Destruction of Eastern Airlines.
NY Simon & Schuster 1990 067169538X / 9780671695385 Cloth & Boards Near Fine Very Good Ex-Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
256 pp., index, notes. Missing free f.e.p., otherwise fine. No markings. Mylar on dj. Business Week labor reporter covers the last 4 years of Eastern Airlines, faulting Frank Lorenzo for a macho corporate raider approach to Eastern's problems. Bernstein argues Lorenzo, in his anti-union zeal, ignored Eastern's internal problems. 
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13 Blowhowiak, Don How's All the Work Going to Get Done?
Franklin Lakes, N.J. Career Press 1995 1564141926 / 9781564141927 Hard Cover Near Fine very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
223 pp. A practical guide written by a New York corporate executive for managers struggling with workloads in downsized companies. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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14 Bogle, John C. Bogle on Mutual Funds: New Perspectives for the Intelligent Investor
Burr Ridge, Ill. Irwin Professional Publishing 1994 1556238606 / 9781556238604 2nd Printing Cloth Very Good Very Good 8vo - 9.25 in. Tall 
320 pp. Nearly new, tight, no markings, bright gilt titling on spine. Grey cloth with red trim. A very readable but thoughtful overview of Bogle's market research that led him to his famous indexed approach to the market -- i.e. use low-cost computers to simulate overall market performance, rather than attempt to beat it. Bogle founded the Vanguard family of mutual funds. 
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How to Connect in Business in 90 Seconds or Less, Boothman, Nicholas
15 Boothman, Nicholas How to Connect in Business in 90 Seconds or Less
NY Workman Publishing 2002 0761125957 / 9780761125952 First Edition Boards Fine Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
250 pp. New, unread, with pre-publication marketing press release laid in. No markings. A guide to "rapport by design," in which the author shows techniques for quickly connecting with a stranger. The author is a former photographer who turned to neuro-lingistic programming as a second career. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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16 Burrough, Bryan Vendetta: American Express and the Smearing of Edmond Safra
NY HarperCollins 1992 0060167599 / 9780060167592 First Edition Cloth & Boards Near Fine  Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
494 pp., 16 pp. b&w photos. Burrough, a co-author of "Barbarians at the Gate," investigates reports that Swiss investment banker Edmond Safra of Republic Bank had drug ties and was involved in money laundering. He concludes the reports were baseless and planted mostly by a rival, American Express. Near new condition.  
Price: 3.60 USD
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17 Cahn, William A Matter of Life and Death: The Connecticut Mutual Story
NY Random House 1979 35798642 First Edition Cloth Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
309 PP., with 15 pp. b&w photos, bibliography, sources, index. Small tear top on rear of dust jacket, crease on inside flap, light oily stain along top of front cover, spine rubbed. No marks in text. A popular history of life insurance in the U.S., using Connecticut Mutual as a focal point. 
Price: 4.00 USD
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18 Caroselli, Henry M. Cult of the Mouse: Can We Stop Corporate Greed From Killing Innovation in America?
Berkeley, California Ten Speed Press 2004 1580086330 / 9781580086332 First Edition Boards Near Fine Near Fine 8vo -- 9.5 In. Tall 
190 pp. Nearly new, no markings. With publisher's promotional material laid in. An ex-Disney exec uses his former employer to illustrate how many U.S. corporations are stifling creativity in the name of serving shareholders. 
Price: 5.00 USD
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Team Leader's Problem Solver, Carr, Clay
19 Carr, Clay Team Leader's Problem Solver
Englewood Cliffs, N.J. Prentice Hall 1995 0134099702 / 9780134099705 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
442 pp., index. Department of Defense organization consultant analyzes common problems occurring in work teams, offers possible remedies. No markings. 
Price: 3.50 USD
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20 Catt, Ivor The Catt Concept: The New Industrial Darwinism
NY G.P. Putnam's Sons 1978 First Edition Cloth Very Good  Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
185 pp. Clean, slight chipping, no markings. Slight traces on sticker on dust jacket. A Briton's humorous guide to the ruthless hiring and firing tactics of modern corporations. Catt spent many years working in a series of U.S. companies before returning to a quieter life in England.  
Price: 5.40 USD
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