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Too Young To Die

By: N/A

Price: $12.99

Publisher: Publications International Ltd: 1991

Seller ID: 0004193

ISBN: 0881769320


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The Biggest Game in Town

By: A Alvarez

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 2002

Seller ID: 0019738

ISBN: 0811834344

Condition: Very good


Called "the best book ever written on poker" by players and critics alike, The Biggest Game in Town is a sought-after classic thats finally available in print again. Acclaimed author A. Alvarez delves into the seedy, obsessive world of high-stakes Vegas poker, where "the next best thing to playing and winning is playing and losing." Uncovering an exotic underground rich in ambiance and eccentricity, The Biggest Game in Town is "a magnificent book " (San Francisco Chronic... View more info

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A Thousand Pieces of Gold: Growing Up Through China's Proverbs

By: Adeline Yen Mah

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Harper SanFrancisco: 2002

Seller ID: 0036543

ISBN: 0060006412

Condition: Good


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Room for All of Us: Surprising Stories of Loss and Transformation

By: Adrienne Clarkson

Price: $10.99

Publisher: Allen Lane Canada: 2011

Seller ID: 0036713

ISBN: 0670065471

Condition: Good


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The Age Of Turbulence: Adventures In A New World

By: Alan Greenspan

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Penguin: 2008

Seller ID: 0010182

ISBN: 0143114166

Condition: Very good


"The Age Of Turbulence" is Alan Greenspan's incomparable reckoning with the contemporary financial world, channeled through his own experiences working in the command room of the global economy longer and with greater effect than any other single living figure. Following the arc of his remarkable life's journey through his more than eighteen-year tenure as chairman of the Federal Reserve Board to the present, in the second half of "The Age of Turbulence" Dr. Greenspan... View more info

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The Book of My Lives

By: Aleksandar Hemon

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Picador: 2014

Seller ID: 0036553

ISBN: 1250043549

Condition: Good


Aleksandar Hemon's lives begin in Sarajevo, where boyhood is consumed by street soccer and sibling rivalry, and a young man's life is about American music, bad poetry, and slightly better journalism. At the age of twenty-seven, Hemon journeyed to Chicago--a trip that would mark the beginning of another life, this time in the United States. There, he watched from afar as war broke out in Bosnia, his parents and sister fleeing, and Hemon himself unable to return. Yet... View more info

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The Force of Things: A Marriage in War and Peace

By: Alexander Stille

Price: $9.99

Publisher: FSG: 2013

Seller ID: 0034220

ISBN: 0374157421

Condition: Good


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Scribbling The Cat: Travels With An African Soldier

By: Alexandra Fuller

Price: $9.99

Publisher: The Penguin Press: 2004

Seller ID: 0002180

ISBN: 1594200165


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Lucky

By: Alice Sebold

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Little Brown And Co.: 2002

Seller ID: 0015550

ISBN: 0316096199

Condition: Very good


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The Same River Twice: Honoring The Difficult

By: Alice Walker

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Scribner: 1996

Seller ID: 0007850

ISBN: 0684814196


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Confessions of a Fairy's Daughter: Growing Up With A Gay Dad

By: Alison Wearing

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Knopf Canada: 2013

Seller ID: 0031736

ISBN: 034580757X

Condition: Good


A moving memoir about growing up with a gay father in the 1980s, and a tribute to the power of truth, humour, acceptance and familial love. Alison Wearing led a largely carefree childhood until she learned, at the age of 12, that her family was a little more complex than she had realized. Sure her father had always been unusual compared to the other dads in the neighbourhood: he loved to bake croissants, wear silk pyjamas around the house, and skip down the street... View more info

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The Washington Diaries 1981-1989

By: Allan Gotlieb

Price: $12.99

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart: 2006

Seller ID: 0011001

ISBN: 0771033850

Condition: Very good


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Jagged Horizons: A Missionary Pilot's Memoirs Flying in the Andes

By: Allan R Thompson

Price: $6.99

Publisher: HiFlight Publications: 2016

Seller ID: 0035313

ISBN: 0995164800

Condition: Good


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Out Of Egypt: A Memoir

By: Andre Aciman

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 1996

Seller ID: 0018716

ISBN: 1573225347

Condition: Good


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Furthermore!: Memories Of A Parish Priest

By: Andrew M Greeley

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Forge: 1999

Seller ID: 0002253

ISBN: 0312869649


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Superficial: More Adventures from the Andy Cohen Diaries

By: Andy Cohen

Price: $10.99

Publisher: Henry Holt: 2016

Seller ID: 0037094

ISBN: 1250116481

Condition: Good


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Pilate: The Biography Of An Invented Man

By: Ann Wroe

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Vintage: 2000

Seller ID: 0002225

ISBN: 0099287935

Condition: Good


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The Reichmanns: Family Faith Fortune and the Empire of Olympia & York

By: Anthony Bianco

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Vintage: 1997

Seller ID: 0002255

ISBN: 0679308865

Condition: Good


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Hotels Hospitals and Jails

By: Anthony Swofford

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Twelve: 2012

Seller ID: 0030663

ISBN: 1455506737

Condition: Very good


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Must You Go?: My Life with Harold Pinter

By: Antonia Fraser

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Anchor Canada: 2011

Seller ID: 0034542

ISBN: 0385669119

Condition: Good


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