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Three Farms: Making Milk, Meat and Money from the American Soil

By: Kramer, Mark

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1981

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 005508

ISBN: 0553147242

Condition: Very Good


256 pp. Slight binding crease, still very sturdy, close to new. No markings, text lightly toned. Kramer, who lived on a farm in western Massachusetts, taught ag history at UMass. He also wrote for Boston's Real Paper, an alternative weekly. He profiles a New England family farm that has survived; an Iowa hog farmer and a California corporate farm. View more info

The Fortune Tellers

By: Kurtz, Howard

Price: $4.50

Publisher: NY, Free Press (Macmillan): 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003055

Condition: Near Fine


326 pp. Nearly new, dust jacket edges slightly curled. No markings, except for remainder slash on bottom edge. Subtitle: Inside Wall Street's Game of Money, Media and Manipulation. Washington Post reporter Howard Kurtz examines how the media affects bull market conditions on Wall Street. View more info

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The Fortune Tellers: Inside Wall Street's Game of Money, Media and Manipulation

By: Kurtz, Howard

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Free Press (Simon & Schuster): 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005986

ISBN: 0684868792

Condition: Fine


326 pp., index, reference notes. Close to new, no markings. Price sticker on dj. A critical look at the business press by the media reporter of the Washington Post. View more info

True Greed:

By: Lampert, Hope

Price: $3.50

Publisher: E Rutherford, New Jersey, New Amer Library: 1990

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 004852

ISBN: 0452265304

Condition: Near Fine


259 pp. Still close to new, no spine creases or markings. Light toning. Traces of price stickers on front corner. A behind-the-scenes account of the ruthless 1988 leveraged buyout of RJR Nabisco by Henry Kravis. This deal became the model for many others in that era. This book covers the same case detailed in the best-selling "Barbarians at the Gate" by Burroughs and Helyar. Joseph Barth, a West Point library, offers this comment on the Lampert version: "Lampert signals the complexity of her story by introducing her narrative with a three-page cast of characters. Her focus on the s... View more info

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The Millionaire Maker's Guide to Wealth Cycle Investing : Build Your Assets into a Lifetime of Financial Freedom

By: Langemeier, Loral

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw Hill: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005619

ISBN: 0071478728

Condition: Fine


225 pp. As new, crease on dj flap is the only flaw. Author presents the case that ordinary middle-class people can build wealth through "direct asset allocation: -- i.e. paying close attention to your assets, including real estate, and leveraging them to take advantage of changing economic conditions. A sequel to her earlier "the Millionaire Maker." View more info

Confessions of a Stockbroker

By: Lanyi, Andrew A.

Price: $4.30

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice Hall: 1992

Edition: 3rd Printing.

Seller ID: 002425

ISBN: 0130887099

Condition: Very Good +


274 pp. Nearly new, no markings. Lanyi presents indicator analysis as a research-based method of identifying growth stocks with potential at an early stage. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Gain the Edge: Negotiating to Get What You Want

By: Latz, Martin E.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, NY: St. Martin's Press, 2004: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003330

ISBN: 031232281X

Condition: Fine


Cloth. Fine/Fine. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 376 pp. Nearly new, with pre-publication marketing materials still laid in. Notes, indexi. A former White House advance man, now a negotiations consultant, gives pointers on how to bargain for purchases, pay raises, contracts, etc. Includes material for ordinary consumers, such as those shopping for a new car. View more info

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A Conspiracy of Paper

By: Liss, David

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Ballantine Books: 2001

Edition: 11th Printing.

Seller ID: 009728

ISBN: 0804119120

Condition: Very Good


439 pp. Light rippling ofabout 20 rear pages. Txt OK. Binding firm, no markings. Includes a 10-page interview with the author. A historical thriller about a Jewish boxer who is a sort of bounty hunter in the rough and tumble financial world of 18th century London. The hero uncovers a stock fraud as he investigates his father's death. Marketed as a "New York Times Notable Book" with a laudatory cover blurb by Times reviewer Christopher Lehmann-Haupt. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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The Frugal Entrepreneur

By: Lonier, Terri

Price: $3.70

Publisher: New Paltz, N.Y., Portico Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 000619

ISBN: 1883282705

Condition: Very Good +


159 pp. The author presents scores of practical ways to save money and time in a self-operated business. Publisher's promotional materials laid in. Nearly new. No markings. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Selling Online for Dummies

By: Lundquist, Leslie; Catalano, Frank

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Foster City Calif., IDG Books Worldwide: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005026

ISBN: 0764503340

Condition: Very Good


329 pp., index, CD missing. Lightly thumbed, no markings. Still close to new. Part of the well-known yellow-cover Dummy series. Cover blurb promises: "the fun and easy way to set up your own business online." Gives the basics of finding an Internet service, web site design, adding images, site maintenance, etc. The book presupposes that the business owner knows something about retailing. View more info

Beating the Street

By: Lynch, Peter (with Rothchild, John)

Price: $3.65

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1994

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition.

Seller ID: 001972

ISBN: 0671759159

Condition: Very Good


332 pp. Very clean, sturdy, bookstore stamp on inside front cover. Paperback edition is a revised and updated version of the hardcover. Fidelity Investments guru Peter Lynch gives a basic introduction to the stock market and research techniques. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Outfoxing The Small Business Owner: Crafty Techniques For Creating A Profitable Relationship

By: Marks, Gene

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Avon, Massachusetts, Adams Media Corp: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004899

ISBN: 1593371578

Condition: Fine


227 pp. Virtually new, unread. No spine creases, pre-publication marketing press release laid in. Sales techniques for connecting with the challenging, tight-fisted small-business market View more info

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Free $tuff For Seniors

By: Matthew Lesko; Mary Ann Martello

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Peachtree City, Ga., FC&A Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 009709

ISBN: 1890957313

Condition: Very Good


380 pp. Well organized and usable directory of free samples and services available to the elderly, or near-elderly. Text clean. Binding firm, slight spine slant. Includes both general pointers and hundreds of specific addresses, web sites and phone numbers. Various categories include health, drugs, housing expenses, travel, hobbies, legal costs and much more. Size: 8v0 -- 9.5 In Tall 9th Printing of Revised, Updated Edition. View more info

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How Successful People Think

By: Maxwell, John C.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Center Street: 2009

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 010171

ISBN: 1599951681

Condition: Very Good +


127 pp. Light sticker remains and retail price sticker on rear cover. Else close to new. Text clean. Guidance in applying the Golden Rule and focused thinking for success and satisfaction in daily life. Subtitle: Change Your Thinking, Change Your Life. Presented in short numbered paragraphs, similar to a devotional or meditation guide. Author is a well-known leadership consultant for corporations. Size: 12 Mo -- 6.5 In Tall View more info

The Greatest Ever Bank Robbery: The Collapse of the Savings and Loan Industry

By: Mayer, Martin

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1990

Edition: 5th Printing.

Seller ID: 000970

ISBN: 0684191520

Condition: Very Good


354 pp. An analysis of the widespread failure of savings and loan associations in the late 1980s as the U.S. government partly deregulated the industry but continued to insure deposits. The author sees banker greed being reinforced by a corrupt political campaign finance system. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

What They Don't Teach You at Harvard Business School

By: McCormack, Mark H.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1984

Seller ID: 001711

ISBN: 0553050613

Condition: Very Good +


256 pp., dj chipped, has earlier price written in ink at top of dj. No markings inside. A motivational book from the founder of the International Management Group. McCormack emphasizes "applied people sense." Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

What They Don't Teach You at Harvard Business School

By: McCormack, Mark H.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1986

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 003571

ISBN: 0553342770

Condition: Good


256 pp. Moderate wear, soiling on cover, inside covers browned, text clean. Binding sturdy. "Notes from a street-smart executive" re realistic management and sales techniques. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Caught in the Middle: How to Survive & Thrive in Today's Management Squeeze

By: McDermott, Lynda C.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice Hall: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003619

ISBN: 013121229X

Condition: Fine


299 pp. As new, tight binding, no markings. A corporate consultant offers 12 strategies for middle managers to retain their job and progress higher. Includes pointers on office politics. McDermott has worked for telephone giants, and a major accounting firm. View more info

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The Advanced Guide to Real Estate Investing: What You Need to Know to Maximize Your Money Now

By: McElroy, Ken

Price: $11.00

Publisher: NY, Business Plus (Hachette Book Group): 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005687

ISBN: 0446538329

Condition: Near Fine


144 pp. Lightly thumbed. No marking, no spine creases. Still close to new. Publication press release laid in. A guide to property investing, published just as the boom market of 2005-2006 was beginning to soften. Part of the "Rich Dad" series, with an introduction by series founder Robert Kiyosaki. View more info

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Executive Intelligence: What All Great Leaders Have In Common

By: Menkes, Justin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, HarperBusiness: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005365

ISBN: 0060781874

Condition: Near Fine


306 pp., index, chapter summaries, notes. Nearly new, slight spine slant. No markings, dj has edge wrinkling. Executive consultant Justin Menkes analyzes the characteristics and aptitudes of standout executives. No comment on the oxymoron in the title! View more info