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Age of Betrayal
Age of Betrayal
Written by Jack Beatty
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400032426
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Age of Betrayal
The Triumph of Money in America, 1865-1900
Written by Jack Beatty


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: April 8, 2008
Price: $18.95

Age of Betrayal is a brilliant reconsideration of America's first Gilded Age, when war-born dreams of freedom and democracy died of their impossibility. Focusing on the alliance between government and railroads forged by bribes and campaign contributions, Jack Beatty details the corruption of American political culture that, in the words of... Read more >
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Rescuing Prometheus
Rescuing Prometheus
Written by Thomas P. Hughes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679739388
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Rescuing Prometheus
Four Monumental Projects that Changed Our World
Written by Thomas P. Hughes


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 14, 2000
Price: $18.95

"A rare insight into industrial planning on a huge scale...Excellent." --The Economist

Rescuing Prometheus is an eye-opening and marvelously informative look at some of the technological projects that helped shape the modern world.  Thomas P. Hughes focuses on four postwar projects whose vastness and complexity inspired new technology, new organizations, and new management... Read more >
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Pushing the Limits
Pushing the Limits
Written by Henry Petroski
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ISBN: 9781400032945
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Pushing the Limits
New Adventures in Engineering
Written by Henry Petroski


Format: Trade Paperback, 306 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2005
Price: $16.95

Here are two dozen tales in the grand adventure of engineering from the Henry Petroski, who has been called America’s poet laureate of technology. Pushing the Limits celebrates some of the largest things we have created–bridges, dams, buildings--and provides a startling new vision of engineering’s past, its present, and its future. Along... Read more >
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Slack
Slack
Written by Tom DeMarco
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767907699
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Slack
Getting Past Burnout, Busywork, and the Myth of Total Efficiency
Written by Tom DeMarco


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2002
Price: $16.00

If your company’s goal is to become fast, responsive, and agile, more efficiency is not the answer--you need more slack.

Why is it that today’s superefficient organizations are ailing? Tom DeMarco, a leading management consultant to both Fortune 500 and up-and-coming companies, reveals a counterintuitive principle that explains why efficiency efforts can... Read more >
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Girl, Make Your Money Grow!
Girl, Make Your Money Grow!
Written by Glinda Bridgforth and Gail Perry-Mason
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767914260
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Girl, Make Your Money Grow!
A Sister's Guide to Protecting Your Future and Enriching Your Life
Written by Glinda Bridgforth and Gail Perry-Mason


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: December 28, 2004
Price: $15.00

If you’re tired of living paycheck to paycheck and are looking for ways to create new wealth, then come on, girl—it’s time to make your money grow! In this timely follow-up to the bestselling Girl, Get Your Money Straight!, author and financial expert Glinda Bridgforth teams up with investment expert and... Read more >
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Bang!
Bang!
Written by Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385508179
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Bang!
Getting Your Message Heard in a Noisy World
Written by Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: January 18, 2005
Price: $14.95

We all want to get our message heard. And in Bang!, marketing gurus Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval tell us how. They and their talented colleagues are the brains behind a host of memorable and highly successful ads, from the enormously successful AFLAC duck to the irresistibly sentimental “Kodak Moment”... Read more >
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The Wise Inheritor
The Wise Inheritor
Written by Ann Perry
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767908351
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The Wise Inheritor
A Guide to Managing, Investing and Enjoying Your Inheritance
Written by Ann Perry


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: June 10, 2003
Price: $19.00

The complete guide for managing the financial, legal, and emotional issues of inheritances large and small.

A death in the family is never easy, but receiving an inheritance, whether expected or not, can leave heirs feeling overwhelmed and even guilty at this change in their fortunes. Ann Perry’s insightful examination of... Read more >
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Buying In
Buying In
Written by Rob Walker
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781400063918
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Buying In
The Secret Dialogue Between What We Buy and Who We Are
Written by Rob Walker


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2008
Price: $25.00

“Fascinating … A compelling blend of cultural anthropology and business journalism.” — Andrea Sachs, Time Magazine

“An often startling tour of new cultural terrain.” — Laura Miller, Salon

“Marked by meticulous research and careful conclusions, this superbly readable book confirms New York Times journalist Walker as an expert on consumerism. …... Read more >
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Civil Warriors
Civil Warriors
Written by Dan Zegart
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385319362
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Civil Warriors
The Legal Siege on the Tobacco Industry
Written by Dan Zegart


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2001
Price: $19.00

A landmark narrative of an epic legal battle, Civil Warriors is the gripping behind-the-scenes account of how one tenacious lawyer led the charge against the titans of the tobacco industry.

Drawing on five years of eyewitness reporting, thousands of pages of internal documents, and riveting firsthand stories of plaintiffs, lawyers, jurors, and... Read more >
The Squandering of America
The Squandering of America
Written by Robert Kuttner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400033638
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The Squandering of America
How the Failure of Our Politics Undermines Our Prosperity
Written by Robert Kuttner


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $15.95

A passionate, articulate argument detailing how the United States political system has failed to adapt to the economic challenges of the late 20th and early 21st centuries.

The American economy is in peril. It has fallen hostage to a casino of financial speculation, creating instability as well as inequality. Tens of millions... Read more >
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