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Product Description: Amber is an engaging overview of this natural substance. It also explores how the fossilized inclusions trapped in the golden resin of spruce trees provide a superb record of prehistoric species and habitats. Lavishly illustrated throughout, this book includes all the current knowledge and ongoing research, such as: How amber is formed from the resin of ancient trees The fascinating process by which amber preserves natural specimens The secrets amber can reveal Types of amber Where amber can be found The role of amber in science and art Practical advice on how to distinguish genuine amber from fakes Recent discoveries and developments Exclusive and particularly valuable features of the book include: Stunning and previously unpublished photographs of specimens from the collection of the Natural History Museum in London Detailed illustrated identification keys to the most common insect inclusions The storied search for DNA in insect inclusions in amber Amber brings the study of this fascinating substance and its secrets within reach of any reader, and it will particularly fascinate rock hounds, fossil and gem enthusiasts, hobbyists and jewelry designers...read more

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9781554076093 | Firefly Books Ltd, January 7, 2010, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive introduction to amber and all its uses.

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9781770857599 | Reprint edition (Firefly Books Ltd, September 1, 2016), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Amber is an engaging overview of this natural substance.
9780565092580 | British Museum of Natural, February 11, 2010, cover price $17.00
9780565091316 | British Museum of Natural, January 9, 1998, cover price $13.10 | About this edition: An overview of the prehistoric substance amber and its fossilized inclusions, this text describes how it is formed from the resin of ancient trees and where it is found.

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Product Description: The aim of this book is to document for the first time the dimensions and requirements of effective integrated groundwater management (IGM). Groundwater management is a formidable challenge, one that remains one of humanity’s foremost priorities...read more
By Andrew Ross (editor)

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9783319235752 | Springer Verlag, April 13, 2016, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: The aim of this book is to document for the first time the dimensions and requirements of effective integrated groundwater management (IGM).

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Product Description: Ketogenic Cookbook for Weight Loss 25 Quick and Easy Ketogenic Diet Recipes for Rapid Weight Loss, Healthy Living and Mental Focus! Limited Time Bonus - 5 FREE Books on Fat Loss from Industry Leading Experts! Discover why Ketogenic Dieting is The Perfect Solution to Sustainable Weight Loss and Healthy Living! A ketogenic diet focuses on bringing the body into a very powerful fat burning state known as ‘ketosis’...read more

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9781514650875 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 23, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Ketogenic Cookbook for Weight Loss 25 Quick and Easy Ketogenic Diet Recipes for Rapid Weight Loss, Healthy Living and Mental Focus!

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Product Description: Paleo Diet Recipes for Weight Loss 20 Quick and Easy Paleo Diet Recipes for Weight Loss & Healthy Living! Limited Time Bonus - 5 FREE Books on Fat Loss from Industry Leading Experts! Discover How the Paleo Diet is Your Weight Loss Solution You’ve Been Looking For! Whether you’ve come across the word in passing or you know a little bit about what Paleo can offer, this book will cover the basics of what the Paleo Diet is all about, providing you with a perfect starting point to achieve the weight loss you desire...read more

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9781514650738 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 23, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Paleo Diet Recipes for Weight Loss 20 Quick and Easy Paleo Diet Recipes for Weight Loss & Healthy Living!

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Product Description: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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9781514623596 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 20, 2015, cover price $6.99 | About this edition: This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.

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Product Description: Brings together National Museums Scotland's amber collection plus loans from the V&A in London to reveal the origins, properties and uses of this precious substance.

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9781905267798 | Natl Museums of Scotland, September 7, 2013, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Brings together National Museums Scotland's amber collection plus loans from the V&A in London to reveal the origins, properties and uses of this precious substance.

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Product Description: Phoenix, Arizona is one of America's fastest growing metropolitan regions. It is also its least sustainable one, sprawling over a thousand square miles, with a population of four and a half million, minimal rainfall, scorching heat, and an insatiable appetite for unrestrained growth and unrestricted property rights...read more

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9780199828265 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 3, 2011, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Phoenix, Arizona is one of America's fastest growing metropolitan regions.

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9780199975525 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 1, 2013), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Phoenix, Arizona is one of America's fastest growing metropolitan regions.

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Product Description: This authoritative text provides a detailed insight into how construction companies manage their finances at both corporate and project level. It will guide students and practitioners through the complexities of the financial reporting of construction projects within the constraints of accepted accounting practice...read more

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9781405125062 | Blackwell Pub, January 29, 2013, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This authoritative text provides a detailed insight into how construction companies manage their finances at both corporate and project level.

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Product Description: This book is an excellent "couldn't put it down" serious pager turner! Mr. Ross should be commended for writing an unflinchingly honest and inspirational memoir about his personal triumph over a life once filled with violence, brutality, addiction and crime...read more

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9781478336853 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 6, 2012, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: This book is an excellent "couldn't put it down" serious pager turner!

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Product Description: Cultural critic Andrew Ross questions the price we have to pay for the never-ending increase in efficiency and productivity and analyzes correlations between self-exploitation in the western economic system and the exploitation of the human workforce in Asia...read more
By Cordelia Marten (foreword by), Katrin Sauerlander (editor) and Schneider (trans)

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9783775728935 | Bilingual edition (Hatje Cantz Pub, April 30, 2012), cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Cultural critic Andrew Ross questions the price we have to pay for the never-ending increase in efficiency and productivity and analyzes correlations between self-exploitation in the western economic system and the exploitation of the human workforce in Asia.

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9780465071463 | Basic Books, December 1, 2011, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: Molson. Redpath. Desjardins. Labatt. Massey. Eaton. These names are as much a part of our national identity as our hockey teams and our literature, but few of us know much about the people behind them - the individuals who have energized this country's economic life for over four centuries, and whose entrepreneurialism has shaped the face of Canadian business as we know it...read more
By J. Andrew Ross (editor) and Andrew D. Smith (editor)

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9781442644786 | Univ of Toronto Pr, November 30, 2011, cover price $98.00 | About this edition: Molson.

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Product Description: 2009 Choice Outstanding Academic TitleIs job insecurity the new norm? With fewer and fewer people working in steady, long-term positions for one employer, has the dream of a secure job with full benefits and a decent salary become just that—a dream?In Nice Work If You Can Get It, Andrew Ross surveys the new topography of the global workplace and finds an emerging pattern of labor instability and uneven development on a massive scale...read more

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9780814776292 | New York Univ Pr, May 15, 2009, cover price $79.00 | About this edition: 2009 Choice Outstanding Academic TitleIs job insecurity the new norm?

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9781104498177 | Kessinger Pub Co, May 15, 2009, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: Featuring beautifully lit, atmospheric photographs of dilapidated buildings, industrial settings, and domestic interiors, this unique record highlights the vanishing components of New Zealand. A collaboration between the photographer and five writers, this handbook features handpicked photographs accompanied by short essays examining the city of Wellington and its endangered buildings...read more

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9780864735737 | Victoria Univ Pr, April 1, 2009, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Featuring beautifully lit, atmospheric photographs of dilapidated buildings, industrial settings, and domestic interiors, this unique record highlights the vanishing components of New Zealand.

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Product Description: The essays in this book, written by people involved either involved in the strike (graduate students, faculty, organizers) or who are nationally recognized writers on academic labor, offers lessons on what the GSOC strike says about the current role of the university in public life, and how the pressure for universities to realign themselves along the lines of private corporations has broad implications for the future of higher education...read more

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9781592137404 | Temple Univ Pr, February 28, 2008, cover price $79.50 | About this edition: The essays in this book, written by people involved either involved in the strike (graduate students, faculty, organizers) or who are nationally recognized writers on academic labor, offers lessons on what the GSOC strike says about the current role of the university in public life, and how the pressure for universities to realign themselves along the lines of private corporations has broad implications for the future of higher education.

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9781592137411 | Temple Univ Pr, February 28, 2008, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: The essays in this book, written by people involved either involved in the strike (graduate students, faculty, organizers) or who are nationally recognized writers on academic labor, offers lessons on what the GSOC strike says about the current role of the university in public life, and how the pressure for universities to realign themselves along the lines of private corporations has broad implications for the future of higher education.

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Product Description: This thoroughly readable overview of the nature and history of the construction industry offers a clear understanding of how this vast and complex industry operates. Exploring its main features - the markets, the principal players, and ways of working - it provides a strong basis for further study...read more
By Ralph Morton and Andrew Ross (editor)

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9781405159432 | 2 revised edition (Blackwell Pub, January 18, 2008), cover price $38.99 | About this edition: This thoroughly readable overview of the nature and history of the construction industry offers a clear understanding of how this vast and complex industry operates.

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An in-depth analysis of the controversial issue of outsourcing looks at the implications of the transfer of jobs overseas to take advantage of cheap labor, discussing the impact on dislocated employees, their communities, economic security, and the corporations themselves. Reprint.

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9781400095544 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, June 12, 2007), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: An in-depth analysis of the controversial issue of outsourcing looks at the implications of the transfer of jobs overseas to take advantage of cheap labor, discussing the impact on dislocated employees, their communities, economic security, and the corporations themselves.

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An in-depth analysis of the controversial issue of outsourcing looks at the implications of the transfer of jobs overseas to take advantage of cheap labor, discussing the impact on dislocated employees, their communities, economic security, and the corporations themselves. 30,000 first printing.

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9780375423635 | Pantheon Books, April 4, 2006, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: An in-depth analysis of the controversial issue of outsourcing looks at the implications of the transfer of jobs overseas to take advantage of cheap labor, discussing the impact on dislocated employees, their communities, economic security, and the corporations themselves.

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9781933128009 | Bilingual edition (Lukas & Sternberg, November 1, 2004), cover price $24.00

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Seventeen important modern thinkers offer an examination of the causes and effects of the world's animosity for America, including an in-depth look at how different cultures experience and express anti-American sentiment, and the implications these attitudes have for modern foreign policy. Simultaneous.
By Andrew Ross (editor) and Kristin Ross (editor)

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9780814775660 | New York Univ Pr, September 17, 2004, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Ever since George Washington warned against "foreign entanglements" in his 1796 farewell speech, the United States has wrestled with how to act toward other countries.

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9780814775677 | New York Univ Pr, September 27, 2004, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Seventeen important modern thinkers offer an examination of the causes and effects of the world's animosity for America, including an in-depth look at how different cultures experience and express anti-American sentiment, and the implications these attitudes have for modern foreign policy.

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Product Description: While the Internet bubble has burst, the New Economy that the Internet produced is still with us, along with the myth of a workplace built around more humane notions of how people work and spend their days in offices. This is a study of New Economy workplaces in their heyday.

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9780465071449 | Basic Books, December 1, 2002, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Places the new economy workplace in a context of industrial history, reporting on how the model of a humane work environment compares to other labor utopias.

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9781592131501 | Temple Univ Pr, August 6, 2004, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: While the Internet bubble has burst, the New Economy that the Internet produced is still with us, along with the myth of a workplace built around more humane notions of how people work and spend their days in offices.

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Case studies of industrial sweatshops from around the world demonstrate showing how criticism combined with action has resulted in high-profile media coverage leading to fair labor standards as part of negotiations of world trade agreements. Simultaneous.

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9781565849198 | New Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: While critics have decried antiglobalization as an aimless—and endless—assortment of causes, the fight for fair labor is arguably the movement’s greatest success.

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9781565848931 | New Pr, May 1, 2004, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Case studies of industrial sweatshops from around the world demonstrate showing how criticism combined with action has resulted in high-profile media coverage leading to fair labor standards as part of negotiations of world trade agreements.

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By Bill Horrigan (contributor), Andrew Hultkrans (contributor), Giovanni Intra (contributor), Avital Ronell (contributor), Andrew Ross (contributor) and Brian Wallis (contributor)

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9780971119376 | Lukas & Sternberg, December 1, 2002, cover price $30.00

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Product Description: " In what is a tour de force of economic theory - suitable for both (able) 'A' Level students and fresh-faced undergraduates alike, the authors have successfully updated and enhanced the work whilst retaining the authoritative character which characterised its previous editions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By John Beardshaw (editor), David Brewster (editor), Paul Cormack (editor) and Andrew Ross (editor)

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9780273651406 | 5th edition (Financial Times Management, June 1, 2001), cover price $99.50 | About this edition: " In what is a tour de force of economic theory - suitable for both (able) 'A' Level students and fresh-faced undergraduates alike, the authors have successfully updated and enhanced the work whilst retaining the authoritative character which characterised its previous editions.

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