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Product Description: In The Mommy Brain, Katherine Ellison reveals the ways that women get smarter after having kids. Motherhood makes women more perceptive, efficient, resilient, motivated, and emotionally intelligent—all of which adds up to tremendous mental enrichment and effectiveness.
By Jane Jacobs (narrator)

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9781522679516 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 12, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: In The Mommy Brain, Katherine Ellison reveals the ways that women get smarter after having kids.

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Product Description: Ethereal in scope and threaded with Jewish mysticism and Celtic folklore, The Salt God's Daughter weaves an unforgettable tale of female rites of passage, family secrets, and the enduring hold of ancestry. Single mother, Diana, and her two daughters, Ruthie and Dolly, navigate their lives by the stars as they search for a place to call home across Southern California...read more
By Jane Jacobs (narrator)

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9781522680796 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 12, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Ethereal in scope and threaded with Jewish mysticism and Celtic folklore, The Salt God's Daughter weaves an unforgettable tale of female rites of passage, family secrets, and the enduring hold of ancestry.

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Product Description: A charming debut novel about a lifestyle maven who learns that living simply isn't simple. Deidre McIntosh became famous teaching women to live simply, and simply live―ironic for a woman who thrives on the chaos of a television career, and shares a home with her best friend, the one man she can count on―who happens to be gay...read more
By Jane Jacobs (narrator)

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9781522679455 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, July 12, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: A charming debut novel about a lifestyle maven who learns that living simply isn't simple.

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Product Description: An internationally respected neurologist offers a revolutionary look at the brains of adolescents, providing surprising insights-including why smart kids often do stupid things-and practical advice for adults and teens.In this groundbreaking, accessible book, Dr...read more

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9781483005690 | Com/cdr un edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 6, 2015), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: An internationally respected neurologist offers a revolutionary look at the brains of adolescents, providing surprising insights-including why smart kids often do stupid things-and practical advice for adults and teens.

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Product Description: A new American cuisine is forming. Animals never before considered or long since forgotten are emerging as delicacies. Parts that used to be for scrap are centerpieces. Ash and hay are fashionable ingredients, and you pay handsomely to breathe flavored air...read more
By Jane Jacobs (narrator)

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9781452667942 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 14, 2013), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: A new American cuisine is forming.
9781452617947 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 14, 2013), cover price $37.99 | About this edition: A new American cuisine is forming.

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Product Description: A new American cuisine is forming. Animals never before considered or long since forgotten are emerging as delicacies. Parts that used to be for scrap are centerpieces. Ash and hay are fashionable ingredients, and you pay handsomely to breathe flavored air...read more
By Jane Jacobs (narrator)

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9781452647944 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 14, 2013), cover price $77.99 | About this edition: A new American cuisine is forming.

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Product Description: Frankie Byrne has returned from the war in Iraq to a war in her San Diego home. More than anything, Frankie wants to regain the closeness she once shared with her husband and daughter, but it feels like they've created a new life without her...read more
By Jane Jacobs (narrator)

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9781452641898 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, April 9, 2013), cover price $83.99 | About this edition: Frankie Byrne has returned from the war in Iraq to a war in her San Diego home.

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Product Description: Frankie Byrne has returned from the war in Iraq to a war in her San Diego home. More than anything, Frankie wants to regain the closeness she once shared with her husband and daughter, but it feels like they've created a new life without her...read more
By Jane Jacobs (narrator)

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9781452611891 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, April 9, 2013), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Frankie Byrne has returned from the war in Iraq to a war in her San Diego home.
9781452661896 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, April 9, 2013), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Frankie Byrne has returned from the war in Iraq to a war in her San Diego home.

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Product Description: What if you could stop eating, stop working at a bad job, stop a bad relationship-stop anything when you have had enough? Understanding WHY you eat can lead to real and lasting change-both in weight loss and all other areas of life...read more
By Ramani Durvasula, Jane Jacobs (narrator) and Vanessa Williams (foreword by)

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9781452612010 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 25, 2013), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: What if you could stop eating, stop working at a bad job, stop a bad relationship-stop anything when you have had enough?

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Product Description: What if you could stop eating, stop working at a bad job, stop a bad relationship-stop anything when you have had enough? Understanding WHY you eat can lead to real and lasting change-both in weight loss and all other areas of life...read more
By Jane Jacobs (narrator)

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9781452662015 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 25, 2013), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: What if you could stop eating, stop working at a bad job, stop a bad relationship-stop anything when you have had enough?

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Product Description: What if you could stop eating, stop working at a bad job, stop a bad relationship-stop anything when you have had enough? Understanding WHY you eat can lead to real and lasting change-both in weight loss and all other areas of life...read more
By Jane Jacobs (narrator)

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9781452642017 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, March 25, 2013), cover price $83.99 | About this edition: What if you could stop eating, stop working at a bad job, stop a bad relationship-stop anything when you have had enough?

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Product Description: In this, her third and least-known book, first published in 1980, Jane Jacobs examines not only the particular question of Quebec and Canada, but also the larger issue of sovereignty and autonomy in general. Using Norway as a model, Jacobs details that country's campaign of peaceful persistence that led to breaking ties with Sweden—and suggests that Canada and Canadians should be inspired by the example...read more
By Jane Jacobs and Robin Philpot (introduced by)

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9781926824062 | Updated edition (Independent Pub Group, April 1, 2011), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In this, her third and least-known book, first published in 1980, Jane Jacobs examines not only the particular question of Quebec and Canada, but also the larger issue of sovereignty and autonomy in general.

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Product Description: Cultural Writing. Essays. Urban Studies. INTERSECTION is the first volume in a series called ChainLinks, a spinoff project of the journal Chain edited by Jena Osman and Juliana Spahr. The goal of this new series is to produce books that might change people's minds, might agitate for (thought) reform, might shift perspectives...read more
By Mitchell Duneier (contributor), Jane Jacobs (contributor), Paul Madonna (contributor), Nicole Mauro (editor) and Marci Nelligan (editor)

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9781930068391 | Small Pr Distribution, April 1, 2008, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Cultural Writing.

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Product Description: In this indispensable book, urban visionary Jane Jacobs argues that as agrarianism gives way to a technology-based future, we’re at risk of cultural collapse. Jacobs—renowned author of The Death and Life of Great American Cities and The Economy of Cities—pinpoints five pillars of our culture that are in serious decay: community and family; higher education; the effective practice of science; taxation, and government; and the self-regulation of the learned professions...read more

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9781400062324 | Random House Inc, May 1, 2004, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Takes a close-up look at the patterns of dark ages throughout human history and applies these patterns to five key institutions of contemporary North American civilization to reveal why weaknesses in these institutions warn of a coming dark age.

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9781400076703 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, May 10, 2005), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Takes a close-up look at the patterns of dark ages throughout human history and applies these patterns to five key institutions of contemporary North American civilization to reveal why weaknesses in these institutions warn of a coming dark age.
9780679313106 | Vintage, June 30, 2004, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Visionary thinker Jane Jacobs uses her authoritative work on urban life and economies to show us how we can protect and strengthen our culture and communities.

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9780307425454 | Vintage Books, December 18, 2007, cover price $15.00

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9781435292819 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 29, 2008), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: In this indispensable book, urban visionary Jane Jacobs argues that as agrarianism gives way to a technology-based future, we’re at risk of cultural collapse.

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Product Description: Revered as the father of historic preservation in the United States, architect James Marston Fitch was hailed by the New York Times at the time of his death in 2000 as "an architect whose writings and teachings helped transform historic preservation from a dilettante's pastime into a vigorous, broadly based cultural movement...read more
By Jane Jacobs (foreword by) and Martica Sawin (editor)

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9780393732290 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 2007, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Revered as the father of historic preservation in the United States, architect James Marston Fitch was hailed by the New York Times at the time of his death in 2000 as "an architect whose writings and teachings helped transform historic preservation from a dilettante's pastime into a vigorous, broadly based cultural movement.

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By Lyssa Brown (narrator), Eleanor Estes and Jane Jacobs (narrator)

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9781598952001 | Unabridged edition (Findaway World Llc, June 1, 2006), cover price $44.99

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A close-up look at American urban history and design offers penetrating analyses of the functions and organization of city neighborhoods, the forces of deterioration and regeneration, and the necessary planning innovations. Reissue. 10,000 first printing.

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9780375508738 | Reissue edition (Random House Inc, September 1, 2002), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: A close-up look at American urban history and design offers penetrating analyses of the functions and organization of city neighborhoods, the forces of deterioration and regeneration, and the necessary planning innovations.
9780679600473 | Reissue edition (Modern Library, February 1, 1993), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Penetrating analysis of the functions and organization of city neighborhoods, the forces of deterioration and regeneration, and the necessary planning innovations

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9780679741954 | Reissue edition (Vintage Books, November 1, 1992), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Penetrating analysis of the functions and organization of city neighborhoods, the forces of deterioration and regeneration, and the necessary planning innovations

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The author of Cities and the Wealth of Nations looks at the connections between economics and nature and examines whether economic systems are shaped by the same forces at work in nature. Reprint. 17,500 first printing. (view table of contents)

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9780679603405 | Modern Library, March 1, 2000, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Looks at the connections between economics and nature and examines whether economic systems are shaped by the same forces at work in nature

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9780375702433 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, March 1, 2001), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The author of Cities and the Wealth of Nations looks at the connections between economics and nature and examines whether economic systems are shaped by the same forces at work in nature.

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Product Description: In The Death and Life of Great American Cities durchleuchtet Jane Jacobs 1961 die fragwurdigen Methoden der Stadtplanung und Stadtsanierung in Amerika. Die deutsche Ausgabe wurde schnell auch im deutschsprachigem Raum zu einer viel gelesenen und diskutierten Lekture...read more
By Gerd Albers (foreword by) and Jane Jacobs

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9783764363567, titled "Tod Und Leben Grosser Amerikanischer Städte" | 3 edition (Birkhauser Architecture, August 28, 2015), cover price $45.00 | About this edition: In The Death and Life of Great American Cities durchleuchtet Jane Jacobs 1961 die fragwurdigen Methoden der Stadtplanung und Stadtsanierung in Amerika.

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The memoirs of a woman sent in 1904 by the government to live and teach in wilderness Alaska describes her experiences as an educator, the hardships she faced, and the native children with whom she worked. Reprint. 20,000 first printing. NYT.
By Hannah Breece and Jane Jacobs (editor)

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9780679776338 | Vintage Books, January 1, 1997, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Describes the experiences of a woman sent by the government in 1904 to live and teach in the Alaskan wilderness

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The memoirs of a woman sent by the government in 1904 to live and teach in wilderness Alaska describes her experiences as an educator, the hardships she faced, and the native children with whom she worked, in a vivid study of life on the Alaskan frontier. 15,000 first printing.
By Hannah Breece and Jane Jacobs (editor)

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9780679441342 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, January 1, 1996), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The memoirs of a woman sent by the government in 1904 to live and teach in wilderness Alaska describes her experiences as an educator, the hardships she faced, and the native children with whom she worked, in a vivid study of life on the Alaskan frontier.

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Product Description: With intelligence and clarity of observation, the author of The Death and Life of Great American Cities addresses the moral values that underpin working life. In Systems of Survival, Jane Jacobs identifies two distinct moral syndromes—one governing commerce, the other, politics—and explores what happens when these two syndromes collide...read more

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9780394550794 | 1 edition (Random House Inc, December 1, 1992), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: A look at the ethical structures that sustain social and economic life shows how human behavior is governed by conflicts between animal instinct and the rational human convention of commerce

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9780679748168 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, January 1, 1994), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: With intelligence and clarity of observation, the author of The Death and Life of Great American Cities addresses the moral values that underpin working life.

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9780195407082 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1990, cover price $9.95

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Product Description: In this eye-opening work of economic theory, Jane Jacobs argues that it is cities—not nations—that are the drivers of wealth. Challenging centuries of economic orthodoxy, in Cities and the Wealth of Nations the beloved author contends that healthy cities are constantly evolving to replace imported goods with locally-produced alternatives, spurring a cycle of vibrant economic growth...read more

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9780394480473 | Random House Inc, May 1, 1984, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: The distinguished economist examines the causes and circumstances of the rise and decline of cities, past and present, and applies her findings to present-day American cities

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9780394729114 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, March 1, 1985), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: In this eye-opening work of economic theory, Jane Jacobs argues that it is cities—not nations—that are the drivers of wealth.

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