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Product Description: In 1953 International Harvester added a proto-SUV to their lineup: the Travelall. Several years later, someone at IH decided it was time for something different. Without any production definition to use as a guide, head designer Ted Ornas was told “design something to replace the horse”...read more

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9781583883402 | Ill edition (Motorbooks Intl, May 1, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: In 1953 International Harvester added a proto-SUV to their lineup: the Travelall.

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Product Description: Crosley: A Very Fine Car is an in-depth illustrated history of America’s first compact car, from its beginnings as a rough, back-of-the-napkin sketch in 1937, to its life beyond production and into the 21st Century. The Crosley introduced such revolutionary innovations as disc brakes, the first SUV, a do-it-all farm vehicle, the Cobra engine with its sheet-metal block, surprising styling tricks, retail-store marketing, fuel economy that Detroit still hasn’t equaled...read more

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9781583882931 | Enthusiast Books, April 18, 2012, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Crosley: A Very Fine Car is an in-depth illustrated history of America’s first compact car, from its beginnings as a rough, back-of-the-napkin sketch in 1937, to its life beyond production and into the 21st Century.

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Product Description: Malibu is a hiking book about the natural beauty and ecology of Southern California. It combines philosophy with a love of nature and California's unspoiled coastal beauty. It is also a tragedy, as that landscape is torn up and paved over for "progress", and Malibu is reduced to just another celebrity suburb of L...read more

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9780595331567 | Iuniverse Inc, November 30, 2004, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Malibu is a hiking book about the natural beauty and ecology of Southern California.

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Product Description: Beyond minimalism there is a more ornamental approach to modern interiors. By combining interesting antiques and modern design classics with today's furniture we can satisfy our yearning for individualism while retaining a thoroughly modern look...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781840003413 | Miller/Mitchell Beazley, October 1, 2001, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Beyond minimalism there is a more ornamental approach to modern interiors.

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Product Description: Model rocket building projects are only the beginning, as the authors also cover aerial photography, launch control systems and countdown timers, and impulse recorders. Gives vital tips on safety and insurance requirements.
By Michael Banks (compiler)

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9780890242124, titled "Second Stage: Advanced Model Rocketry" | 2 edition (Kalmbach Pub Co, May 1, 1998), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Model rocket building projects are only the beginning, as the authors also cover aerial photography, launch control systems and countdown timers, and impulse recorders.
9780890240571 | Kalmbach Pub Co, December 1, 1983, cover price $9.95 | About this edition: Model rocket building projects are only the beginning, as the authors also cover aerial photography, launch control systems and countdown timers, and impulse recorders.

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Product Description: In questioning traditional assumptions of the inevitability of war and conflict the main contention is that resolution of conflict is to be achieved by a collaborative, analytical problem-solving approach, involving both a set of theoretical assumptions about society (and conflict in particular), informed by modern social science and a set of practical procedures for intervening in a conflict situation...read more

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9781855672772 | Pinter Pub Ltd, September 1, 1996, cover price $41.95 | About this edition: In questioning traditional assumptions of the inevitability of war and conflict the main contention is that resolution of conflict is to be achieved by a collaborative, analytical problem-solving approach, involving both a set of theoretical assumptions about society (and conflict in particular), informed by modern social science and a set of practical procedures for intervening in a conflict situation.

Product Description: Many people now use electronic mail and information networks to transmit messages around the world. This guide to the products, services and techniques of telecommunications includes advice on using a modem, choosing telecommunications software and accessing the major electronic services...read more

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9781556153938 | Microsoft Pr, July 1, 1992, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Many people now use electronic mail and information networks to transmit messages around the world.

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Product Description: Book by Banks, Michael

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9781564740144 | Fithian Pr, June 1, 1992, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: Book by Banks, Michael

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Product Description: The generation that left school in the mid 1980s encountered a new world of work, politics and family life. How did they come to terms with the new routes into employment and the changing social and political terrain? "Careers and Identities" uses findings from the Economic and Social Research Council's 16-19 Initiative - an interdisciplinary programme of research on young people growing up in four areas of Britain - to chart their progress into adult life and to uncover the processes by which their adult occupational and political identities were established...read more

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9780335097159 | Open Univ Pr, January 1, 1992, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: The generation that left school in the mid 1980s encountered a new world of work, politics and family life.

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9780335097142 | Open Univ Pr, December 1, 1991, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: This book uses findings from the Economic and Social Research Council's 16-19 Initiative - an interdisciplinary programme of research on young people growing up in four areas of Britain - to chart the progress into adult life of the generation that left school in the mid 1980s.

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Product Description: Spring 1987, Volume 1. Editor: Jim Baen. An anthology of original stories and articles. FICTION INCLUDES: "Point Man" by Timothy Zahn; Iron (serial, part 2 of 2) [Man-Kzin Wars] by Poul Anderson (first part appeared in "Far Frontiers" Volume VII, Winter 1986); "Not for Country, Not for King" by Joel Rosenberg; "Lifeguard" by Doug Beason; "The Graphic of Dorian Gray" by Fred Saberhagen; "Rank Injustice" [Retief] by Keith Laumer...read more

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9780671656287 | Baen Books, March 1, 1987, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: Spring 1987, Volume 1.

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The disappearance of an important scientist in a world where differences are settled with gladitorial competitions threatens to bring back the possibility of world war

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9780671655952 | Baen Books, October 1, 1986, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: The disappearance of an important scientist in a world where differences are settled with gladitorial competitions threatens to bring back the possibility of world war

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In a future society in which the Corporate Wars--battles between mercenary armies hired by large corporations--are entertainment for the masses, Joe Mauser, a mercenary, defies the tenets of society to achieve his ultimate goal

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9780671655709 | Pocket Books, May 1, 1986, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: In a future society in which the Corporate Wars--battles between mercenary armies hired by large corporations--are entertainment for the masses, Joe Mauser, a mercenary, defies the tenets of society to achieve his ultimate goal

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A bird-like alien race's plan for the total subjugation of mankind is carefully concealed behind their seemingly benevolent gift of the technology necessary for matter duplication

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9780671655532 | Pocket Books, February 1, 1986, cover price $2.95 | About this edition: A bird-like alien race's plan for the total subjugation of mankind is carefully concealed behind their seemingly benevolent gift of the technology necessary for matter duplication

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