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Product Description: A veteran of the Washington Post and Miami Herald, Tom Shroder has made a career of investigative journalism and human-interest stories. His most fascinating reporting, however, comes from within his own family: Shroder's grandfather, MacKinlay Kantor, was the world-famous author of Andersonville, the seminal novel of the Civil War...read more
By Barry Press (narrator)

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9781515906285 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, October 4, 2016), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: A veteran of the Washington Post and Miami Herald, Tom Shroder has made a career of investigative journalism and human-interest stories.
9781515956280 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, October 4, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: A veteran of the Washington Post and Miami Herald, Tom Shroder has made a career of investigative journalism and human-interest stories.

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Product Description: Robert Lee Scott was larger than life. A decorated Eagle Scout who barely graduated from high school, the young man from Macon, Georgia, with an oversize personality used dogged determination to achieve his childhood dream of becoming a famed fighter pilot...read more
By Barry Press (narrator)

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9781515903147 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 23, 2016), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Robert Lee Scott was larger than life.
9781515953142 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, August 23, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Robert Lee Scott was larger than life.

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Product Description: Andrew Hacker's 2012 New York Times op-ed questioning the requirement of advanced mathematics in our schools instantly became one of the paper's most widely circulated articles. Why, he wondered, do we inflict a full menu of mathematics on all young Americans, regardless of their interests or aptitudes? The Math Myth expands Hacker's scrutiny of many widely held assumptions, like the notions that mathematics broadens our minds and that the entire Common Core syllabus should be required of every student...read more
By Barry Press (narrator)

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9781515907152 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 31, 2016), cover price $37.99 | About this edition: Andrew Hacker's 2012 New York Times op-ed questioning the requirement of advanced mathematics in our schools instantly became one of the paper's most widely circulated articles.
9781515957157 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 31, 2016), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Andrew Hacker's 2012 New York Times op-ed questioning the requirement of advanced mathematics in our schools instantly became one of the paper's most widely circulated articles.

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Product Description: In A Just and Generous Nation, the eminent historian Harold Holzer and the noted economist Norton Garfinkle present a groundbreaking new account of the beliefs that inspired our sixteenth president to go to war when the Southern states seceded from the Union...read more

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9781504642026 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, November 3, 2015), cover price $90.00 | About this edition: In A Just and Generous Nation, the eminent historian Harold Holzer and the noted economist Norton Garfinkle present a groundbreaking new account of the beliefs that inspired our sixteenth president to go to war when the Southern states seceded from the Union.

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Product Description: Acclaimed historian James Robertson examines the myriad ways the Civil War transformed American society, bringing listeners back to 1865 to explore the critical postwar years and the seventy-five key figures who would come to shape America during Reconstruction and beyond...read more
By Barry Press (narrator) and James Robertson

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9781504635554 | Com/cdr un edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 27, 2015), cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Acclaimed historian James Robertson examines the myriad ways the Civil War transformed American society, bringing listeners back to 1865 to explore the critical postwar years and the seventy-five key figures who would come to shape America during Reconstruction and beyond.

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Product Description: Gluten. Salt. Sugar. Fat. These are the villains of the American diet-or so a host of doctors and nutritionists would have you believe. But the science is far from settled, and we are racing to eliminate wheat and corn syrup from our diets because we've been lied to...read more
By Barry Press (narrator)

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9780517340004, titled "History's Timeline: A 40,000-Year Chronology of World Civilization" | Outlet, March 1, 1983, cover price $7.99 | also contains History's Timeline: A 40,000-Year Chronology of World Civilization | About this edition: Surveys the development of civilization and lists the dates for the major events in world history from the last ice age up to 1980
9780517336441, titled "Gods and Myths of the Viking Age" | Crown Pub, January 1, 1982, cover price $3.98 | also contains Gods and Myths of the Viking Age | About this edition: Excerpt from book: The mythology of a people is far more than a collection of pretty or terrifying fables.

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9781494509910 | 1 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 19, 2015), cover price $37.99 | About this edition: Gluten.

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Product Description: Gluten. Salt. Sugar. Fat. These are the villains of the American diet-or so a host of doctors and nutritionists would have you believe. But the science is far from settled, and we are racing to eliminate wheat and corn syrup from our diets because we've been lied to...read more
By Levinowitz and Barry Press (narrator)

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9781494559915 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, May 19, 2015), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Gluten.

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Product Description: [Read by Barry Press]Some things are better left undisturbed.A tranquil resort in the sunbaked sands of southern Utah; a pioneer archaeologist haunted by a bizarre ESP experience, whose footsteps would deliver him to the brink of everlasting evil; a strange old woman who lives in a local hotel, spinning tales of dread and retribution; a tower of bloodred rock called Satan's Seat, looming over the town like a monolithic gravestone ...read more
By R. R. Irvine and Barry Press (narrator)

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9781483030487 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 9, 2014), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: [Read by Barry Press]Some things are better left undisturbed.

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Product Description: A tranquil resort in the sunbaked sands of southern Utah; a pioneer archaeologist haunted by a bizarre ESP experience, whose footsteps would deliver him to the brink of everlasting evil; a strange old woman who lives in a local hotel, spinning tales of dread and retribution; a tower of blood-red rock called Satan s Seat, looming over the town like a monolithic gravestone The stage is set as an unearthly artifact is exhumed from the depths of hell, an unspeakable force that would exact the most heinous and grisly revenge a godforsaken horror that should have been left to rest in peace...read more
By R. R. Irvine and Barry Press (narrator)

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9781483030463 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, September 9, 2014), cover price $90.00 | About this edition: A tranquil resort in the sunbaked sands of southern Utah; a pioneer archaeologist haunted by a bizarre ESP experience, whose footsteps would deliver him to the brink of everlasting evil; a strange old woman who lives in a local hotel, spinning tales of dread and retribution; a tower of blood-red rock called Satan s Seat, looming over the town like a monolithic gravestone The stage is set as an unearthly artifact is exhumed from the depths of hell, an unspeakable force that would exact the most heinous and grisly revenge a godforsaken horror that should have been left to rest in peace.

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Product Description: This crime fiction novel from the author of the Bino Phillips series follows former Dallas police officer Frank White as he matches wits with an attractive ex-convict, who tries to entrap him in a kidnapping plot through which she hopes to beat the system...read more
By William Gray and Barry Press (narrator)

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9781482972108 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, July 15, 2014), cover price $100.00 | About this edition: This crime fiction novel from the author of the Bino Phillips series follows former Dallas police officer Frank White as he matches wits with an attractive ex-convict, who tries to entrap him in a kidnapping plot through which she hopes to beat the system.

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Product Description: When Charles S. Stratton was born in 1838, he seemed perfect in every way. But then he stopped growing. At age four, though a happy and mischievous child, he was just over two feet tall and weighed fifteen pounds the exact size he had been as a seven-month-old baby...read more
By Barry Press (narrator)

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9781935430902 | Unabridged edition (Audio Bookshelf, October 1, 2012), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: When Charles S.

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Presents ten PC-based hacking projects, including a home television server, an in-counter kitchen PC, and a wireless RS-232 link.

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9780764579561 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, May 6, 2005, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Presents ten PC-based hacking projects, including a home television server, an in-counter kitchen PC, and a wireless RS-232 link.

Photographs, examples, and reference materials explain how to build a computer from scratch, evaluate systems in preparation for upgrade, fine tune for optimal performance, and diagnose system components.

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9780764557316, titled "PC Upgrade and Repair Bible: Desktop Edition" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 1, 2004, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Photographs, examples, and reference materials explain how to build a computer from scratch, evaluate systems in preparation for upgrade, fine tune for optimal performance, and diagnose system components.
9789990086768, titled "PC Upgrade And Repair Bible: Desktop Edition" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, April 1, 2004, cover price $0.02

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9780764573170, titled "Pc Upgrade And Repair Bible: Desktop Edition" | John Wiley & Sons Inc, May 10, 2004, cover price $24.99

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Product Description: Come on out and play You can only surf the Net so long. You can only play so much video poker. So if you're a PC addict who's ready for some new fun, this book is your toybox. Each of the 14 projects inside includes a parts list, suggestions for finding the needed equipment, clues to the cost, helpful Web links, and complete directions...read more

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9780764542299 | Pap/cdr edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, October 1, 2003), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Come on out and play You can only surf the Net so long.

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Product Description: This resource guides hardware engineers through thermal, mechanical, electrical, acoustical, and EMI challenges-especially for PCs containing high-performance 1GHz+ processors. Various approaches and options for thermal management are explored, as are techniques for reducing EMI and acoustical noise...read more

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9780971786103 | Intel Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This resource guides hardware engineers through thermal, mechanical, electrical, acoustical, and EMI challenges-especially for PCs containing high-performance 1GHz+ processors.

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Product Description: Here is the first comprehensive hardware and software engineering guide for designing power-managed PCs. Written by PC experts, this book provides developers and integrators with practical knowledge and design techniques for building PCs that address the increasing demand for energy conservation...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780970284686 | Pap/cdr edition (Intel Pr, December 1, 2001), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Here is the first comprehensive hardware and software engineering guide for designing power-managed PCs.

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Demonstrates the latest networking technologies, explains how to set up networks for small businesses or home, and covers connectivity, updating existing networks, gaming, security, and troubleshooting. (view table of contents)

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9780789723567 | Que Pub, May 1, 2000, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Demonstrates the latest networking technologies, explains how to set up networks for small businesses or home, and covers connectivity, updating existing networks, gaming, security, and troubleshooting.

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Photographs, examples, and reference materials explain how to build a computer from scratch, evaluate systems in preparation for upgrade, fine tune for optimal performance, and diagnose system components (view table of contents)

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9780764533570, titled "PC Upgrade & Repair Bible" | 3 har/cdr edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 1, 1999), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Photographs, examples, and reference materials explain how to build a computer from scratch, evaluate systems in preparation for upgrade, fine tune for optimal performance, and diagnose system components

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9780764530234 | Pap/cdr edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 1, 1996), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: This reference focuses on what the reader needs to know to utilize current technology to optimize Windows 95, Windows NT, and the Internet.

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Simple and practical, a valuable guide features easy-to-follow instructions and real-world examples for learning all about PCs, from fixing common problems and installing printers to adding RAM. Original. (Beginner). (view table of contents)

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9780764575105 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, December 1, 1998, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Explains the fundamentals of computer use, discussing PC components, software, upgrading equipment, and accessing and using the Internet

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A comprehensive, authoritative, yet down-to-earth reference book provides vital, difficult-to-find technical information on upgrading, maintaining, and repairing computers, featuring detailed hands-on sections covering each computer component. Original. (Intermediate). (view table of contents)

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9780764531484 | Pap/cdr edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, January 1, 1998), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: A comprehensive, authoritative, yet down-to-earth reference book provides vital, difficult-to-find technical information on upgrading, maintaining, and repairing computers, featuring detailed hands-on sections covering each computer component.

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