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Alfred the Great: Asser's Life of King Alfred and other Contemporary Sources

By: Alfred

Price: $4.00

Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP: 12/12/2014

Seller ID: 9780140444094

ISBN: 0140444092

Condition: USED


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Tennyson's Poetical works

By: Alfred, Lord Tennyson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 10/1/2010

Seller ID: 316678

ISBN: 316678

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21 Secret of the Haunted Mirror (Alfred Hitchcock and the Three Investigators)

By: Alfred/Carey, M.V.

Price: $2.00

Seller ID: 60906803

ISBN: 60906803

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Langugage Truth and Logic

By: Ayer, Alfred Jules

Price: $6.00

Publisher: DOVER PUBN INC: 8/12/2011

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780486200101

ISBN: 0486200108

Condition: USED


Classic introduction to objectives and methods of schools of empiricism and linguistic analysis, especially of the logical positivism derived from the Vienna Circle. Topics: elimination of metaphysics, function of philosophy, nature of philosophical analysis, the a priori, truth and probability, critique of ethics and theology, self and the common world, more. View more info

Alfred H. Barr, Jr: Missionary for the Modern

By: Barr, ALfred/Marquis

Price: $6.50

Seller ID: 0809244047

ISBN: 0809244047

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Stars My Destination

By: Bester, Alfred

Price: $7.00

Publisher: 3/19/2014

Seller ID: 0679767800

ISBN: 0679767800

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Visible hand: The Managerial Revolution in American Business

By: Chandler, Alfred

Price: $6.00

Publisher: HARVARD UNIV PR: 3/29/2012

Seller ID: 0674940520

ISBN: 0674940520

Condition: USED


The role of large-scale business enterprise big business and its managers during the formative years of modern capitalism (from the 1850s until the 1920s) is delineated in this pathmarking book. Alfred Chandler, Jr., the distinguished business historian, sets forth the reasons for the dominance of big business in American transportation, communications, and the central sectors of production and distribution. The managerial revolution, presented here with force and conviction, is the story of how the visible hand of management replaced what Adam Smith called the invisible hand of market forces.... View more info

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Scale and Scope: The Dynamics of Industrial Capitalism

By: Chandler, Alfred D.

Price: $8.50

Seller ID: 9780674789951

ISBN: 0674789954

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Verhalen Die Hitchcock Koos

By: Dutch/Hitchcock, Alfred

Price: $4.00

Seller ID: B000N3PT8M

ISBN: B0003PT8M

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Ecological Imperialism: The Biological Expansion of Europe, 900-1900

By: Europe/Crosby, Alfred

Price: $7.50

Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIV PR:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780521546188

ISBN: 0521546184

Condition: USED


People of European descent form the bulk of the population in most of the temperate zones of the world--North America, Australia and New Zealand. The military successes of European imperialism are easy to explain because in many cases they were achieved by using firearms against spears. Alfred Crosby, however, explains that the Europeans' displacement and replacement of the native peoples in the temperate zones was more a matter of biology than of military conquest. Now in a new edition with a new preface, Crosby revisits his classic work and again evaluates the ecological reasons for European... View more info

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German Worker: Working-Class Autobriographies from the Age of Industrialization

By: Europe/Kelly, Alfred

Price: $4.00

Publisher: UNIV OF CALIFORNIA PR:

Seller ID: 0520061241

ISBN: 0520061241

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Noose Report

By: Hitchcock, Alfred

Price: $3.50

Publisher: 9/10/2014

Seller ID: 6455

ISBN: 6455

Condition: USED


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Alfred Hitchcock's Ghostly Gallery: Eleven Spooky Stories for Young People

By: Hitchcock, Alfred

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 3/30/2017

Seller ID: 9780394812267

ISBN: 0394812263

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Hitchcock Reader

By: Hitchcock, ALfred/Deutelbaum

Price: $12.50

Seller ID: 9780813808925

ISBN: 0813808928

Condition: USED


A Hitchcock Reader grew out of the editors' desire for a comprehensive and critical text in courses devoted to the director's films. This updated edition should also satisfy general readers and scholars by providing a range of thought-provoking essays that reflect the history of film criticism and theory over the past thirty years. View more info

Hitchcock: The Murderous Gaze

By: Hitchcock, Alfred/Rothman

Price: $7.50

Publisher: 6/13/2016

Seller ID: 0674404114

ISBN: 0674404114

Condition: USED


No reader of this challenging book will ever view a Hitchcock film (perhaps any film) in quite the same way again. By a close analysis of five representative works and documenting his readings with more than 600 frame enlargements, Rothman shows how Hitchcock composed his films--how each moment bears his imprint and his special demands on the viewer.It is the seriousness of Hitchcock's reflections on the murderous power of the camera's gaze, and on the larger mysteries of love and murder, that makes him a monumental figure in the history of film. Rothman follows the course of these refle... View more info

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Ubu Roi

By: Jarry, Alfred

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NEW DIRECTIONS: 4/3/2012

Seller ID: 9780811200721

ISBN: 0811200728

Condition: USED


Championed by Dadaists and Surrealists as the first absurdist drama, the play features a main character that is cruel, gluttonous, and grotesque the author's metaphor for modern man. This drama in five acts by Alfred Jarry is translated from the French by Barbara Wright, with two portraits of the author by L. Lantier and F. A. Cazals, and several drawings by Jarry and Pierre Bonnard, and 24 drawings by Franciszka Themerson, doodled on lithographic plates all followed by "The Song of the Dismembering," and concluding with two essays on the theatre by the same author and the same translator. View more info

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Ubu Plays

By: Jarry, Alfred

Price: $5.00

Publisher: GROVE/ATLANTIC INC: 8/8/2011

Seller ID: 9780802150103

ISBN: 0802150101

Condition: USED


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Jewish Book of Why

By: Kolatch, Alfred

Price: $5.00

Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP: 11/22/2011

Seller ID: 9780142196199

ISBN: 0142196193

Condition: USED


Why do Jews eat gefilte fish?Why is a glass broken at the end of a Jewish wedding ceremony?Why must the chapter of curses in the Torah be read quickly in a low voice?Why are shrimp and lobster not kosher?Why do Jews fast on Yom Kippur?Why are some Matzot square while others are round?If you've ever asked or been asked any of these questions, The Jewish Book of Why has all the answers. In this complete, concise, fascinating, and thoroughly informative guide to Jewish life and tradition, Rabbi Alfred J. Kolatch clearly explains both the significance and the origin of nearly every symbol, ... View more info

Testers Edition of Alfred Lunt's Cookbook: The Never-Before-Published, Much-Soug

By: Lunt, Alfred

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 9781578644179

ISBN: 1578644178

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Dialogue on Free Will and Science

By: Mele, Alfred R

Price: $9.00

Publisher: OXFORD UNIV PR:

Seller ID: 9780199329298

ISBN: 019932929X

Condition: USED


In A Dialogue on Free Will and Science, renowned philosopher Alfred Mele explores the experiments in neuroscience and psychology that have been said to pose the greatest challenges to free will. He uses an imagined dialogue among several characters to make what is typically a complex topic more accessible and engaging for students. Guided by the question "How much power do these scientific challenges have?," the characters first consider what having free will means and then react to well-known experiments that question its existence, including work by Libet and Milgram and the bystander, dime,... View more info