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Product Description: The social conscience of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton (1786-1845) developed as he operated a brewery in Spitalfields, nineteenth-century London’s poorest parish. His interest and research on penal discipline brought him national prominence and led to a parliamentary career that lasted nearly two decades...read more

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9780739183373 | Lexington Books, December 5, 2013, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The social conscience of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton (1786-1845) developed as he operated a brewery in Spitalfields, nineteenth-century London’s poorest parish.

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Product Description: It was seven o'clock in the evening on Tuesday August 14, 1945. This was a special day because this was Victory in Japan Day. People were dancing in the streets. Women were kissing strangers, sailors and soldiers in Times Square. World War II was finally over...read more

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9781477290781 | Author Solutions, November 15, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: It was seven o'clock in the evening on Tuesday August 14, 1945.

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Product Description: From disagreement over an Islamic Center in New York to clashes between Christians and Muslims in Egypt, tension between the three Abrahamic faiths often runs high. Yet for all their differences, these three traditions—Judaism, Islam, and Christianity—share much in common...read more
By Brian A. Brown and Amir Hussain (foreword by)

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9781442214927 | 1 edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, July 30, 2012), cover price $66.00 | About this edition: From disagreement over an Islamic Center in New York to clashes between Christians and Muslims in Egypt, tension between the three Abrahamic faiths often runs high.

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Product Description: Rural policy in industrialized countries is currently undergoing significant change. "Place-based economies," where the unique attributes of individual places determine their attractiveness for particular types of activities and investments, are increasingly important for rural development...read more
By David Bruce (editor), Greg Halseth (editor) and Sean Patrick Markey (editor)

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9781845935818 | C A B Intl, February 18, 2010, cover price $170.00 | also contains The Next Rural Economies: Constructing Rural Place in Global Economies | About this edition: Rural policy in industrialized countries is currently undergoing significant change.

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9780415469449 | 1 edition (Routledge, October 30, 2014), cover price $160.00

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Product Description: This is the true story of two Bricklayers David and Scott, who met at technical college in 1978, where they were both studying to become bricklayers. They quickly became firm friends, and after completing their apprenticeships worked together as a team and eventually started a small construction company...read more

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9781438912622 | Authorhouse, November 30, 2008, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: This is the true story of two Bricklayers David and Scott, who met at technical college in 1978, where they were both studying to become bricklayers.

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9781438912554 | Authorhouse, November 30, 2008, cover price $15.49 | About this edition: This is the true story of two Bricklayers David and Scott, who met at technical college in 1978, where they were both studying to become bricklayers.

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Product Description: The doing of good deeds is important. As a free person, you can choose to live your life as a good person or as a bad person. To be a good person, do good deeds. To be a bad person, do bad deeds. If you do good deeds, you will become good...read more

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9781435710634 | Lulu.Com, April 30, 2008, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: The doing of good deeds is important.

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9781430314301 | Lulu.Com, April 30, 2007, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The doing of good deeds is important.

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Product Description: This book contains 250 anecdotes about movies, including this one: While attending Yale University, movie actress Jodie Foster got a role in an off-campus student play-her first role on the stage. On opening night, she warned reporters that they had better write about more than just her-because if they wrote about just her, the other actors "will kill me...read more

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9781430322399 | Lulu.Com, February 28, 2008, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This book contains 250 anecdotes about movies, including this one: While attending Yale University, movie actress Jodie Foster got a role in an off-campus student play-her first role on the stage.

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Product Description: This contains 250 anecdotes about art and artists, including this one: Mexican artist Diego Rivera knew what was important in life. While he was living in Paris, a fire broke out in his apartment one night as he was sleeping. Mr. Rivera ran around, gathering paintings and taking them outside to safety...read more

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9781435703339 | Lulu.Com, February 28, 2008, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This contains 250 anecdotes about art and artists, including this one: Mexican artist Diego Rivera knew what was important in life.

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Product Description: This book contains 250 anecdotes, including these: 1) Opera singer Mary Garden sometimes watched rehearsals of the Ballets Russes with Sergei Diaghilev, and she noticed just how much attention to detail he paid. On one occasion, he noticed a tiny flower in a dancer's hair and ordered her to remove it because the color wasn't right...read more

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9781430322276 | Lulu.Com, November 30, 2007, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: This book contains 250 anecdotes, including these: 1) Opera singer Mary Garden sometimes watched rehearsals of the Ballets Russes with Sergei Diaghilev, and she noticed just how much attention to detail he paid.

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Product Description: This book contains such anecdotes as these: 1) Bob Zuppke coached the football Illini for years. In a discussion of football rules, someone described a play and asked whether the officials had made the right call. Before answering, however, Mr...read more

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9781430300304 | Lulu.Com, November 30, 2006, cover price $14.98 | About this edition: This book contains such anecdotes as these: 1) Bob Zuppke coached the football Illini for years.

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Product Description: This book contains such anecdotes as these: 1) In his Answer Man column, film critic Roger Ebert answered a question by Matt Sandler about who was the world's most beautiful woman by saying that she was Indian actress Aishwarya Rai...read more

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9781847287809 | Lulu.Com, September 30, 2006, cover price $13.62 | About this edition: This book contains such anecdotes as these: 1) In his Answer Man column, film critic Roger Ebert answered a question by Matt Sandler about who was the world's most beautiful woman by saying that she was Indian actress Aishwarya Rai.

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Product Description: Bride of The Funniest People in Religion and Families contains such anecdotes as these: When Panamanian salsa singer Rubén Blades married Lisa Lebenzon, an Anglo (a white American not of Spanish descent) non-Spanish speaker, he asked her to learn Spanish so he could speak his native language at home...read more

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9780595398751 | Iuniverse Inc, June 30, 2006, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Bride of The Funniest People in Religion and Families contains such anecdotes as these: When Panamanian salsa singer Rubén Blades married Lisa Lebenzon, an Anglo (a white American not of Spanish descent) non-Spanish speaker, he asked her to learn Spanish so he could speak his native language at home.

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Jack, a rude boy who spends most of his life in time out, meets Manners I. Care, a magical little man who teaches him that he will make friends by caring about others' feelings.
By David Bruce and Joan M. Delehanty (illustrator)

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9780977114320 | Child Life Books Llc, March 30, 2006, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Jack, a rude boy who spends most of his life in time out, meets Manners I.

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Product Description: The Funniest People Who Write Books and Make Music contains such anecdotes as these: When Peg Bracken started writing, she would often type the first page of a famous short story for inspiration. Often, she discovered that the page did not look as impressive typed on a sheet of paper as it did printed on a page in a book, so sometimes she would imitate her English professor and write on the sheet of paper: “You can do better than this, Mr...read more

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9780595378982 | Iuniverse Inc, November 30, 2005, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: The Funniest People Who Write Books and Make Music contains such anecdotes as these: When Peg Bracken started writing, she would often type the first page of a famous short story for inspiration.

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Product Description: The Funniest People in Religion and Families contains such anecdotes as the following: One day Pope John XXIII went to a nursing home that was run by nuns so he could visit a dying prelate. The nun who answered the door was understandably astonished to see the Pope, and she almost fainted...read more

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9780595373765 | Iuniverse Inc, October 31, 2005, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: The Funniest People in Religion and Families contains such anecdotes as the following: One day Pope John XXIII went to a nursing home that was run by nuns so he could visit a dying prelate.

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Product Description: The Funniest People in Sports: 250 Anecdotes About Sports contains such anecdotes as the following: Umpire Beans Reardon once made a mistake. Richie Ashburn slid into second base and Billy Cox attempted to tag him. Beans yelled “Safe”, but at the same time he flung his arm in the “Out” gesture...read more

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9780595366743 | Iuniverse Inc, August 30, 2005, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: The Funniest People in Sports: 250 Anecdotes About Sports contains such anecdotes as the following: Umpire Beans Reardon once made a mistake.

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Product Description: Book by
By David Bruce (introduced by), Greg Wright (editor) and Jenn Wright (editor)

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9780975957714 | Hollywood Jesus Books, October 31, 2004, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: Peter Jackson in Perspective: The Power Behind Cinema's The Lord of the Rings brings under one cover the dozens of essays and lectures that first began appearing on the website Hollywood Jesus in December of 2001. Since then, author Greg Wright (Tolkien in Perspective: Sifting the Gold from the Glitter, VMI 2003) has analyzed and anticipated the cinematic choices of director Peter Jackson with almost prophetic critical insight...read more
By David Bruce (foreword by) and Greg Wright

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9780975957707 | Hollywood Jesus Books, August 31, 2004, cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Peter Jackson in Perspective: The Power Behind Cinema's The Lord of the Rings brings under one cover the dozens of essays and lectures that first began appearing on the website Hollywood Jesus in December of 2001.

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Product Description: These papers are taken from the 14th Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Simulation, 2000. They cover: challenges for future research; parallel simulation for continuous and real-time applications; optimistic system performance; interoperability issues; load balancing; and scheduling...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By David Bruce (editor), Lorenzo Donatiello (editor) and Stephen Turner (editor)

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9780769506777 | IEEE, August 1, 2000, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: These papers are taken from the 14th Workshop on Parallel and Distributed Simulation, 2000.

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Product Description: Book by Bruce, David

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9780890966044 | Reprint edition (Texas A & M Univ Pr, April 1, 1994), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Book by Bruce, David

By David Bruce (editor)

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9780888281104 | Mount Allison Univ, June 1, 1993, cover price $11.00

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9780835983112 | Prentice Hall Direct, July 1, 1985, cover price $10.50

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