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Welcome to the Urban Revolution: How Cities Are Changing the World

Jeb Brugmann · Bloomsbury Press
Format: Hardcover

A powerful reappraisal of the role of cities and their inhabitants in solving global problems, from a leading expert in urban development. In the second half of the twentieth century, revolutions reshaped our world--the civil rights movement in America, the fall of the shah in Iran, the collapse...
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The Long Emergency: Surviving the Converging Catastrophes of the Twenty-First Century

James Howard Kunstler · Atlantic Monthly Press; First Edition edition
Format: Book

With his classics of social commentary The Geography of Nowhere and Home from Nowhere, James Howard Kunstler has established himself as one of the great commentators on American space and place. Now, with The Long Emergency, he offers a shocking vision of a post-oil future. As a result...
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The Great American Stickup: How Reagan Republicans and Clinton Democrats Enriched Wall Street While Mugging Main Street

Robert Scheer · Nation Books
Format: Print book

In The Great American Stickup, celebrated journalist Robert Scheer uncovers the hidden story behind one of the greatest financial crimes of our time: the Wall Street financial crash of 2008 and the consequent global recession. Instead of going where other journalists have gone in search...
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All Flesh Is Grass: The Pleasures and Promises of Pasture Farming

Gene Logsdon · Swallow Press
Pages: 280
Format: Hardcover

Amidst Mad Cow scares and consumer concerns about how farm animals are bred, fed, and raised, many farmers and homesteaders are rediscovering the traditional practice of pastoral farming. Grasses, clovers, and forbs are the natural diet of cattle, horses, and sheep, and are vital supplements...
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The Short Book on Options: A Conservative Strategy for the Buy and Hold Investor

Mark D Wolfinger · CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 114
Format: Paperback

Mark Wolfinger's classic 2002 primer is now available at a new low price. The Short Book on Options is just that - a concise, easy-to-understand primer that teaches the basics of options and offers hands-on instruction on how to use options as a risk-reducing investment tool. Learn...
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The Law of Success: The Master Wealth-Builder's Complete and Original Lesson Plan forAchieving Your Dreams

Napoleon Hill · Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin
Pages: 612
Format: Paperback

Here is the Holy Grail of success philosophy: Napoleon Hill's complete and original formula to achievement presented in fifteen remarkable principles--now newly designed in a handsome single-volume edition.This is the master volume of the extraordinary work that began the career of Napoleon...
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The Year of Less: How I Stopped Shopping, Gave Away My Belongings, and Discovered Life Is Worth More Than Anything You Can Buy in a Store

Cait Flanders · Hay House, Inc.
Pages: 216
Format: Hardcover

The Year of Less

In her late twenties, Cait Flanders found herself stuck in the consumerism cycle that grips so many of us: earn more, buy more, want more, rinse, repeat. Even after she worked her way out of nearly $30,000 of consumer debt, her old habits took hold again. When...

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Nolo's Essential Guide to Buying Your First Home (book with CD-Rom & Audio)

Alayna Schroeder · NOLO
Pages: 380
Format: Paperback

Insider tips and advice to help you get the right place at the right price! If you're ready to say goodbye to landlords and laundromats, Nolo's Essential Guide to Buying Your First Home will help you find the right place to invest in -- and have fun doing it. Filled with interesting...
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