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Industry and Humanity : A Study in the Principles Underlying Industrial Construction

by King, Wiliam Lyon Mackenzie

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Published
1918
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Toronto: Thomas Allen, 1918. Hardcover 1st edition, green covers with black titles. Some shelfwear and scuffing of covers, interior quite good. 567 pages, indexed, with charts and diagrams. A classic work on social planning and industrial relations. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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The Dawn of Ampler Life : Some Aids to Social Security

by Whitton, Charlotte C.B.E.

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Published
1943
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Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$63.60

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Toronto: MacMillan Company of Canada, 1943. Hardcover 1st edition, ex library with usual stamps and stickers. Some shelf and edgewer, some scuffing of covers, a couple of stains on endpapers, but otherwise quite a good clean solid copy. A detailed study of Canadian politics as pertains to Social Security, the Marsh Proposals, the Beveridge Plan and the Heagerty… Read more
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State of the World's Children 1983-84

by Unicef; Grant, James P.

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Published
1990
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Very Good
ISBN
9780198284789
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UK: Oxford University Press, 1990. Minor edgewear and a rather interesting inscription to a Judge Stewart, otherwise a good clean sturdy copy. 126 pp. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The News : A User's Manual

by De botton, Alai

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Published
2014
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780771027680
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AU$33.06

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USA: Signal, 2014. A lovely clean fresh copy that appears almost new. According to the author:"The news is everywhere. We can't stop constantly checking it on our computer screens, but what is this doing to our minds? We are never really taught how to make sense of the torrent of news we face every… Read more
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Mind Drugs

by Hyde, Margaret O.

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Published
1969
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Good
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USA: Pocket Books, 1969. Fascinating read on the 1960s view of drugs, focusing on heroin, marijuana, alcohol and other mind altering drugs. Some general edgewear and rubbing of covers, light age toning of pages otherwise a good solid copy. Mass Market Paperback. Good.
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Our Generation Magazine Vol 16 No 1 December 1983Peace Movement Strategies - Eastern Europe Poland's Solidarity - Ideology of Health - Whatever Happened to Stan Gray

by Dimitri Roussopoulos ; Michel-Adrien Sheppard ; Ronald Labonte ; Bill Freeman et al

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Published
1983
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Very Good
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AU$19.65

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Montreal: Our Generation , 1983. Minor edgewear and one more worn spot at bottom left hand corner, otherwise a good solid and clean copy. Contains articles entitled Peace Movement Strategies - Eastern Europe Poland's Solidarity - Ideology of Health - Whatever Happened to Stan Gray and more. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The Plot to Make You Buy

by Fisher, John

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Published
1968
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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USA: McGraw Hill, 1968. Hardcover 1st edition. One of the earlier works on consumer manipulation through packaging and advertising. Some general shelf and edgewear, rubbing of dust jacket, spine lean, but still a good solid reading copy. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good.
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Three Essays on Population

by Thomas Malthus ; Julian Huxley ; Frederick Osborn

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Published
1960
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Very Good
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AU$10.94

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New York: Mentor, 1960. Still an important collection of essays on the population explosion and early writing on Malthusian theories on the subject. Minor edgewear and very slight age toning of pages, otherwise fine. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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Working and thinking on the Waterfront

by Hoffer, Eric

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Published
1969
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Good
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New York: Harper & Rowe, 1969. Some edgewear, creasing of covers and a sticker remnant on front cover, otherwise a good clean vintage copy. From the publisher:"... Eric Hoffer...lived for years as a Depression Era migratory worker. Self-taught, his appetite for knowledge-history, science, mankind-formed the basis of his insight to human nature. Working and Thinking on the Waterfront is… Read more
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The Modern Baby for Modern Mothers July 1947

by Kenneth Alford et al

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Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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AU$41.35

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NY: W. M. Alford Sons, 1947. Fabulous ORIGINAL magazine from 1947, Canadian printing. Wonderful vintage photographs, advertisements, along with advice of the times for food, child care and so much more. Wonderful Eaton Company ad on back cover. Minor edgewear and very light creasing of covers, interior fine. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Revolutions of 1848 : A Social History

by Robertson, Priscilla

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Published
1952
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Good
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USA: Princeton University, 1952. Rescued from a library cull, presents some stamps and stickers and have some edgewear and creasing of spine, otherwise still quite a good clean solid copy. Soft Cover. Good.
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The Hippie Trip a firsthand account of the beliefs, drug use and sexual patterns of young drop-outs in America

by Yablonsky, Lewis

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Published
1969
Condition
Good
Edition
First Thus
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AU$26.26

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USA: Pegasus, 1969. Some edgewear and creasing of covers, and spine. Light age toning of pages, otherwise a good sturdy reading copy. . First Thus. Soft Cover. Good.
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The Rhetoric of Nonverbal Communication Readings

by Bosmajian, Haig

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Published
1971
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Very Good
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USA: Scott, Foresman and Company, 1971. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean tight copy. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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The Violent Gang

by Yablonsky, Lewis

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Published
1967
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Fair to Good
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USA: Penguin, 1967. Some edgewear and creasing of spine, age toning of pages and a pen mark on cover otherwise still an acceptable reading copy. Mass Market Paperback. Fair to Good.
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The Cool Crazy Committed World of the Sixties

by Berton, Pierre

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Published
1966
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Fair to Good
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Toronto: Mcclelland & Stewart, 1966. Rather well thumbed copy with some edgewear, spine crease and lean, and age toning of pages, but still very readable.. Soft Cover. Fair to Good.
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Idelogy and Trade Unions : A Study of Italian Working Women

by Lavigna, Claire

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Published
1985
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Very Good
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Toronto: University of Toronto Erindale College, 1985. No stated date, likely mid to late 1980s. Appears to be a stapled extract from a larger publication as the pagination runs from page 125 to 152. Article is complete, including notes. Staple bound, no covers, small annotation on front, all else fine. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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London: Privately Printed, 1880. Hardcover, possibly a first given that there are no later printing dates, however the white covers with red titles do appear to be a later fashion. Nonethess, a handsome clean copy with only minor edgewear. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.
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The Silent Language

by Hall, Edward T.

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Published
1966
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Very Good
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USA: Premier Books, 1966. A very interesting work on communication styles, including body language. Discusses why other cultures view people from the USA as "ugly Americans". Despite date of publication, still contains many valid and interesting observations. Former owner's name inside cover, light rubbing of covers, all else fine. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good.
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Strike!

by Stewart, Walter

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771083518
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Canada: Mcclelland and Stewart, 1977. Hardcover 1st edition - minor shelfwear and some rubbing of dust jacket otherwise a good solid copy. From the back cover :"The next strike to hurt you may be your own.STRIKE! a tough, between-the-eyes attack on the myth of the strike as the workingman's aid.". First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Why Your World is About to Get a Whole Lot Smaller

by Rubin, Jeff

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Published
2009
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780307357519
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Canada: Random House Canada, 2009. Some edgewear, shelfwear and chipping of dust jacket, a few rippled pages otherwise still a good solid copy. From the publisher:"What do subprime mortgages, Atlantic salmon dinners, SUVs and globalization have in common? They all depend on cheap oil. And in a world of dwindling oil supplies and steadily mounting demand around the… Read more
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