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Low-Wage America: How Employers Are Reshaping Opportunity in the Workplace, Appelbaum, Eileen; Bernhardt, Annette; Murnane, Richard J. (Editors)
1 Appelbaum, Eileen; Bernhardt, Annette; Murnane, Richard J. (Editors) Low-Wage America: How Employers Are Reshaping Opportunity in the Workplace
New York Russell Sage Foundation (2003). 0871540258 / 9780871540256 Very Good Very Good 
Second printing. Cloth with silver lettering to spine. xii, 535 pp. Index. A clean, attractive copy. From the library of Nevada Senator Harry Reid, with his bookplate. "Low-Wage America challenges us to a national self-examination about the nature of low-wage work in this country and asks whether we are willing to tolerate the profound social and economic consequences entailed by these jobs." 
Price: 21.95 USD
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Power, Berle, Adolf A.
2 Berle, Adolf A. Power
New York Harcourt, Brace & World (1969). First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth. xv, 603 pp. Bibliography. Index. Ownership stamp. Jacket has small chips and tears. A clean, attractive book. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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3 Blau, Joseph L. (Ed.) Social Theories of Jacksonian Democracy: Representative Writings of the Period 1825-1850
New York Hafner 1947 First Edition Good 
Trade paperback. xxviii, 383 pp. Index. Moderate wear, previous owner's name and address, underlining and notes in pencil. "...the Jacksonian Democrats were not so much unified around a shared policy program as they were a patchwork of conflicting interests. They came together most vigorously in the name of what they opposed: the emerging financial and commercial monopolies, the old Washington dynasty, and any whiff of privilege or aristocracy." 
Price: 7.95 USD
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Fatal Deception: The Untold Story of Asbestos: Why It Is Still Legal and Still Killing Us, Bowker, Michael
4 Bowker, Michael Fatal Deception: The Untold Story of Asbestos: Why It Is Still Legal and Still Killing Us
Emmaus, PA Rodale Press (2003). 1579546846 / 9781579546847 First Edition Fine Fine 
xi, 323 pp. Photos. A clean, attractive copy. From the library of Nevada Senator Harry Reid, with his bookplate. "Reveals an ongoing prevalence of toxic asbestos throughout America, tracing the poisoning rates in the vermiculite mining town of Libby, Montana, and exposing how corporations are successfully covering up their roles in asbestos exposure." 
Price: 18.95 USD
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The Battle: How the Fight Between Free Enterprise and Big Government Will Shape America's Future, Brooks, Arthur C.
5 Brooks, Arthur C. The Battle: How the Fight Between Free Enterprise and Big Government Will Shape America's Future
New York Basic Books (2010). 0465019382 / 9780465019380 Very Good Very Good 
Second printing. xv, 174 pp. Foreword by Newt Gingrich. Bookplate of Nevada Senator Harry Reid tipped in. A clean, attractive copy. "Every American concerned about their country’s future and worried by the radicalism of the Obama-Pelosi-Reid machine should read The Battle." - Newt Gingrich 
Price: 18.95 USD
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One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save America's Future, Carson, Ben; Carson, Candy
6 Carson, Ben; Carson, Candy One Nation: What We Can All Do to Save America's Future
New York Sentinel (2014). 1595231129 / 9781595231123 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
xxvi, 225 pages. Signed by Ben Carson. "Signed Copy" sticker. A clean, attractive copy. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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7 Diskin, Martin (Ed.) Trouble in Our Backyard: Central America and the United States in the Eighties
New York Pantheon (1984). 0394715896 / 9780394715896 Very Good 
Later printing. Trade paperback. xxxv, 264 pp. Foreword by John Womack, Jr.. Epilogue by Günter Grass. Contributors include Enrique A. Baloyra, Shelton H. Davis, Martin Diskin, Richard Fagen, Luis Maira, Tommie Sue Montgomery, Lars Schöultz, Edelberto Torres-Rivas, and Steven Volk. 
Price: 4.95 USD
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Bait And Switch: The (Futile) Pursuit of the American Dream, Ehrenreich, Barbara
8 Ehrenreich, Barbara Bait And Switch: The (Futile) Pursuit of the American Dream
New York Metropolitan Books (2005). 0805076069 / 9780805076066 First Edition Fine Fine 
237 pp. A clean, attractive copy. From the library of Nevada Senator Harry Reid, with his bookplate. 
Price: 22.95 USD
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The Black Panthers Speak, Foner, Philip S. (Editor)
9 Foner, Philip S. (Editor) The Black Panthers Speak
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott (1970). First Edition Very Good 
Trade paperback. xxx, 274 pp. Preface by Julian Bond. Some wear to binding including a superficial scratch to front cover. Includes the statements of Huey P. Newton, Bobby Seale, Eldridge Cleaver, Kathleen Cleaver, David Hilliard, Fred Hampton, and others. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Economics and the Public Purpose, Galbraith, John Kenneth
10 Galbraith, John Kenneth Economics and the Public Purpose
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1973 0395172063 / 9780395172063 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth with gilt lettering. xvi, 334 pages. Index. Dust jacket has a few short tears. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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The New Industrial State, Galbraith, John Kenneth
11 Galbraith, John Kenneth The New Industrial State
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1967 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
Cloth. xiv, 427 pp. Index. Ownership stamp. Jacket has a couple of tears. A clean, attractive copy. 
Price: 18.95 USD
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The Sophisticated Poll Watcher's Guide, Gallup, George
12 Gallup, George The Sophisticated Poll Watcher's Guide
Princeton, NJ Princeton Opinion Press (1972). Very Good Very Good 
Blue cloth. xi, 232 pp. Bibliography. Only light wear to jacket. A clean, attractive copy. TLS from George Gallup to former Nevada Senator Alan Bible laid in. 
Price: 24.95 USD
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Progress and Poverty: An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want with Increase of Wealth ... The Remedy, George, Henry
13 George, Henry Progress and Poverty: An Inquiry Into the Cause of Industrial Depressions and of Increase of Want with Increase of Wealth ... The Remedy
New York Robert Schalkenbach Foundation 1958 Very Good Very Good 
Reprint. Cloth. xxix, 599 pp. Glossary. Index. Dust jacket has chips and tears. Pages are yellowing, but they're not brittle. A solid copy. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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Lessons Learned the Hard Way: A Personal Report, Gingrich, Newt
14 Gingrich, Newt Lessons Learned the Hard Way: A Personal Report
New York HarperCollins (1998). 0060191066 / 9780060191061 First Edition Fine Fine 
229 pages. Photos. Index. Signed by the author. A clean, attractive copy. "The powerful and controversial Speaker of the House discusses the principles and ideas that have shaped his life, both personal and political, and shares the lessons he has learned during his career." 
Price: 29.95 USD
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American Radicals: Some Problems and Personalities, Goldberg, Harvey (Ed.)
15 Goldberg, Harvey (Ed.) American Radicals: Some Problems and Personalities
New York Monthly Review Press 1957 Very Good 
x, 308 pp. Bibliographical notes. No dust jacket. Moderate wear and some spotting to binding. Contents solid. Essays on John Jay Chapman, Theodore Dreiser, Heywood Broun, Henry Demarest Lloyd, Robert M. LaFollette, John Brown, Eugene V. Debs, Thorstein Veblen, and others. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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16 Hightower, Jim There's Nothing in the Middle of the Road but Yellow Stripes and Dead Armadillos
New York HarperPerennial (1998). 0060929499 / 9780060929497 Very Good 
Reprint. Trade paperback. xxi, 308 pp. Index. Signed "Hightower" by the author. A clean copy with little wear. "A political maven known for his sharp tongue first shows readers how neither major political party serves the average American anymore and provides a rousing call to action for those who want to retake the power structure from corporate interests." 
Price: 12.95 USD
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The Challenge to Liberty, Hoover, Herbert
17 Hoover, Herbert The Challenge to Liberty
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1934 Very Good 
Red cloth with gilt lettering. 212 pp. Small bookstore label. No dust jacket. A clean copy with little wear. 
Price: 17.95 USD
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The Wave of the Past, Markham, R. H.
18 Markham, R. H. The Wave of the Past
Chapel Hill, NC The University of North Carolina Press 1941 First Edition Very Good 
Black cloth with gilt lettering. 55 pages. No dust jacket. A clean copy with only light wear. Markham's response to The Wave of the Future by Anne Morrow Lindbergh. 
Price: 19.95 USD
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19 Metzger, Thomas F. Did Big Brother Give You Permission to Go Wee Wee?
Placerville, CA Thomas F. Metzger Enterprises 1994 0964178907 / 9780964178908 Very Good 
Trade paperback. vii, 136 pages. Illustrated. May be inscribed by author. Only light wear to covers. Contents clean and tight. 
Price: 7.95 USD
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20 Mitchell, George J. Making Peace
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1999 0375406069 / 9780375406065 First Edition Very Good Very Good 
192 pp. Photos. Signed by the author. Dust jacket has a short tear. A clean, attractive copy. "The Democratic senator and diplomat describes his long and arduous quest for a peace accord in Northern Ireland, detailing his struggle to bring together hostile opposing parties, the difficult negotiations, his relationship with the main players, and the final agreement." 
Price: 19.95 USD
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