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Product Description: Using cartoons and anecdotes, job counselor Mike Davis illustrates how people sabotage their own efforts to find and keep a job. From the ever-popular "That's not in my job description," to the never-ending wait for the perfect job, this funny and insightful book highlights the well-worn excuses and attitudes that keep the novice unemployed...read more

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9781880090534 | Galde Pr, April 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Using cartoons and anecdotes, job counselor Mike Davis illustrates how people sabotage their own efforts to find and keep a job.

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9781885490124 | Distributed Art Pub Inc, June 1, 1997, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Book by

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Product Description: Victory Gardens 2007 chronicles Amy Franceschini's inspired re-imagining of the original wartime Victory Garden program. The book features essays by Lucy Lippard and Mike Davis along with historical photos and context, and project documentation and insight...read more

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9780977744268 | Gallery 16 Editions, July 22, 2008, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Victory Gardens 2007 chronicles Amy Franceschini's inspired re-imagining of the original wartime Victory Garden program.

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Product Description: A DEVASTATING CRITIQUE OF BIBLICAL CHRISTIANITY!The Atheist's Introduction to the New Testament is your one-volume guide to the contradictions and inconsistencies found in Christianity's holy scriptures. It's the only resource you'll need to successfully debate Christian fundamentalists and expose the many weaknesses in the founding documents of the Christian religion...read more

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9781432726911 | Outskirts Pr, June 30, 2008, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A DEVASTATING CRITIQUE OF BIBLICAL CHRISTIANITY!

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Product Description: A collection of more than 60 basic beats for drumset presented in simple, easily understood notation. Includes standard ride and variations, country, waltz (dance and jazz), rock, and Latin rhythms.

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9780769233536 | Warner Bros Pubns, November 1, 1983, cover price $6.95 | About this edition: A collection of more than 60 basic beats for drumset presented in simple, easily understood notation.

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Product Description: With wit and a remarkable grasp of the political marginalization of the 99%, Mike Davis crafts a striking defense of the Occupy Wall Street movement. This pamphlet brilliantly undertakes the most pressing question facing the struggle– what is to be done next? Mike Davis is the author of more than twenty books...read more

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9781608462179 | Reprint edition (Haymarket Books, July 17, 2012), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: With wit and a remarkable grasp of the political marginalization of the 99%, Mike Davis crafts a striking defense of the Occupy Wall Street movement.

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Product Description: Thanks to breakthroughs in production and food science, agribusiness has been able to devise new ways to grow more food and get it more places more quickly. There is no shortage of news items on hundreds of thousands of hybrid poultry – each animal genetically identical to the next – packed together in megabarns, grown out in a matter of months, then slaughtered, processed and shipped to the other side of the globe...read more
By Mike Davis (foreword by) and Rob Wallace

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9781583675908 | Monthly Review Pr, June 30, 2016, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: Thanks to breakthroughs in production and food science, agribusiness has been able to devise new ways to grow more food and get it more places more quickly.

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9781583675892 | Reprint edition (Monthly Review Pr, June 30, 2016), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Thanks to breakthroughs in production and food science, agribusiness has been able to devise new ways to grow more food and get it more places more quickly.

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Product Description: Surrealist painter Mike Davis captures mysterious scenes in the style of the Dutch Masters. Davis uses oil paint to create an alternate world where anything is possible, combining arcane personal symbols with social commentary. His vivid, narrative work pulls viewers into dreamscapes where they are soon lost among burning birdhouses, cannon-toting eggs, anthropomorphous insects, and skeletons holding what may be the keys to it all...read more

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9780867197938 | Last Gasp of San Francisco, November 20, 2014, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Surrealist painter Mike Davis captures mysterious scenes in the style of the Dutch Masters.

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Seventeen-year-old Blak, an aspiring rapper whose rhymes shape reality, struggles to cope with the violence and temptations of the street, the machinations of underworld boss Bloko, his nemesis Vulture, and fierce gang rivalries.

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9781416540731 | Simon & Schuster, March 20, 2007, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Seventeen-year-old Blak, an aspiring rapper whose rhymes shape reality, struggles to cope with the violence and temptations of the street, the machinations of underworld boss Bloko, his nemesis Vulture, and fierce gang rivalries.

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9781435228740 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, March 1, 2008), cover price $21.95

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Product Description: Even Death Can't save you!

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9781499664461 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 23, 2014, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Even Death Can't save you!

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Product Description: Vampires are mythical beings who subsist by feeding on the life essence of living creatures In folkloric tales, undead vampires often visited loved ones and caused mischief or deaths in the neighbourhoods they inhabited when they were alive.

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9781499668513 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 23, 2014, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Vampires are mythical beings who subsist by feeding on the life essence of living creatures In folkloric tales, undead vampires often visited loved ones and caused mischief or deaths in the neighbourhoods they inhabited when they were alive.

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Product Description: The brilliant and disturbing 100-year history of the “poor man’s air force,” the ubiquitous weapon of urban mass destructionOn a September day in 1920, an angry Italian anarchist named Mario Buda exploded a horse-drawn wagon filled with dynamite and iron scrap near New York’s Wall Street, killing 40 people...read more

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9781844671328 | Verso Books, April 1, 2007, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Traces the historical and political development of the car bomb as a weapon of terror and resistance, documenting such events as the September 1920 explosion of a horse-drawn wagon near Wall Street, the Oklahoma City bombing, and the Bombay bombing, in an account that argues that car bombs are invoking greater change than threats of nuclear or bio-terrorism.

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9781784786632 | Reprint edition (Verso Books, October 4, 2016), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The brilliant and disturbing 100-year history of the “poor man’s air force,” the ubiquitous weapon of urban mass destructionOn a September day in 1920, an angry Italian anarchist named Mario Buda exploded a horse-drawn wagon filled with dynamite and iron scrap near New York’s Wall Street, killing 40 people.
9781844672943 | Verso Books, August 31, 2008, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In this provocative history, Mike Davis traces the car bomb’s worldwide use and development, in the process exposing the role of state intelligence agencies—particularly those of the United States, Israel, India, and Pakistan—in globalizing urban terrorist techniques.

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Product Description: Look new

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9781844675685 | New edition (Verso Books, September 1, 2006), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Look new
9780679738060 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, March 1, 1992), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A work of social criticism shows how Los Angeles's history, hidden power structure, and disparity of wealth will effect the city's future and the future of urban America in general

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Product Description: No metropolis has been more loved or more hated. To its official boosters, “Los Angeles brings it all together.” To detractors, LA is a sunlit mortuary where “you can rot without feeling it.” To Mike Davis, the author of this fiercely elegant and wide- ranging work of social history, Los Angeles is both utopia and dystopia, a place where the last Joshua trees are being plowed under to make room for model communities in the desert, where the rich have hired their own police to fend off street gangs, as well as armed Beirut militias...read more

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9780860913030 | Verso Books, November 1, 1990, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: No metropolis has been more loved or more hated.

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Product Description: En esta brillante e inquietante historia del coche bomba (carro bomba), el autor traza el proceso que ha llevado a su utilización y desarrollo en todo el mundo. Desgrana con su peculiar estilo brioso y apoyado en infinidad de datos, el papel jugado por las agencias estatales de inteligencia en la globalización de las técnicas de terrorismo urbano...read more

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9788492616046 | Montesinos, January 1, 2009, cover price $52.95 | About this edition: En esta brillante e inquietante historia del coche bomba (carro bomba), el autor traza el proceso que ha llevado a su utilización y desarrollo en todo el mundo.

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Product Description: Old house's can be Very surprising

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9781499685459 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 25, 2014, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Old house's can be Very surprising

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9781484881460 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 3, 2013, cover price $10.95

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Product Description: In his most provocative writing yet, the radical urban theorist Mike Davis explores the combat zone that is contemporary urban America, the site of a perpetual battle waged within cities and against nature. Davis examines themes of urban life today - white flight, housing and job segregation and discrimination - and looks at areas he calls national sacrifice zones, military landscapes that simulated warfare and arms production have rendered uninhabitable...read more

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9781565847651 | New Pr, November 1, 2002, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Using environmental science as his methodology, the MacArthur fellow peels the lid off the nation's urban battle zones, exposing the extent of white flight, deindustrialization, segregation, and federal policy failure.

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9781565848443 | New Pr, November 1, 2003, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In his most provocative writing yet, the radical urban theorist Mike Davis explores the combat zone that is contemporary urban America, the site of a perpetual battle waged within cities and against nature.

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Product Description: Death is something that stalks everyone!

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9781499716306 | Createspace Independent Pub, May 28, 2014, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Death is something that stalks everyone!

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A powerful glimpse into the history of disaster in Los Angeles, both real or imagined, argues that the most destructive forces are the many movies and books depicting this city as a veritable hotbed of riots, fires, floods, and earthquakes as well as an apocalyptic locale. Reprint. 40,000 first printing. NYT. (view table of contents)

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9780805051063 | 1 edition (Metropolitan Books, September 1, 1998), cover price $27.50 | About this edition: A glimpse into the history of disaster in Los Angeles, real or imagined, argues that the most destructive forces are the movies and books depicting the city as a hotbed of riots and natural disasters

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9780375706073 | Vintage Books, August 1, 1999, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: A glimpse into the history of disaster in Los Angeles--both natural and man-made, real and fictional--documents the danger created by forces of nature, greed, and politics

A collection of essays by top eclectic thinkers meditates on the dangers of capitalist-driven societies as reflected by 'utopian' construction practices occurring throughout the world, citing the roles of such developments in promoting economic inequality, human slavery, and drug trafficking.
By Mike Davis (editor) and Daniel Bertrand Monk (editor)

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9781595580764 | New Pr, July 1, 2007, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A collection of essays by top eclectic thinkers meditates on the dangers of capitalist-driven societies as reflected by 'utopian' construction practices occurring throughout the world, citing the roles of such developments in promoting economic inequality, human slavery, and drug trafficking.

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9781595583925 | New Pr, June 1, 2008, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Evil Paradises, edited by Mike Davis and Daniel Bertrand Monk, is a global guidebook to phantasmagoric but real places—alternate realities being constructed as "utopias" in a capitalist era unfettered by unions and state regulation.

Miscellaneous:

9781595587787 | New Pr, July 16, 2011, cover price $18.95

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9780860912637 | Verso Books, November 1, 1990, cover price $69.95

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9780860919766 | Verso Books, March 1, 1991, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Book by

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9781885490070 | Distributed Art Pub Inc, March 1, 1996, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Book by Stockhausen, Karlheinz

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