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Image for COASTAL STRUCTURES 79: A SPECIALTY CONFERENCE ON THE DESIGN CONSTRUCTION, MAINTENANCE AND PERFORMANCE OF PORT AND COASTAL STRUCTURES, VOL. I & II

COASTAL STRUCTURES 79: A SPECIALTY CONFERENCE ON THE DESIGN CONSTRUCTION, MAINTENANCE AND PERFORMANCE OF PORT AND COASTAL STRUCTURES, VOL. I & II

By: American Society of Civil Engineers

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, American Society of Civil Engineers: 1979

Seller ID: P5614


vol. I viii, vol. II vi, 1211p. Cover corners worn. B&w illustrations and photographs. 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. View more info

Image for FOUR YEARS IN THE UNDERBRUSH: ADVENTURES AS A WORKING WOMAN IN NEW YORK

FOUR YEARS IN THE UNDERBRUSH: ADVENTURES AS A WORKING WOMAN IN NEW YORK

By: Anonymous

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1921

Edition: First

Seller ID: H9448


viii, 315p. Cover corners worn, top of spine cloth torn. Relates the experiences of an unskilled working woman during the United States involvement in World War I and the years after. (8-3/8"x5-3/4") View more info

FROM MOLASSES TO THE MOON: THE STORY OF U.S. INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS CO.

By: Barnes, Harry C.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, U.S. Industrial Chemicals: 1975

Seller ID: H12717


160p. Jacket has a few small chips to edges. History of U.S.I., which began as a small alcohol manufacturer, detailing its development into a multi-milliion dollar, international company. Includes chronology. Book and jacket design by Bernard Stone. B&w photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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MAIN STREET MERCHANT: THE STORY OF J.C. PENNEY COMPANY

By: Beasley, Norman

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1948

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11790


[xx], 274p. Former owner's address label on front endpaper, jacket has chips and tears to edge with a large tear and chip on front bottom flap fold. Jacket illustration by Stephen J. Voorhies. 4 leaves of b&w photo plates and frontispiece. (8-1/4"x5-3/4") View more info

Image for THE DAIRY INDUSTRY AND THE AAA (THE INSTITUTE OF ECONOMICS OF THE BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, PUBLICATION NO. 64)

THE DAIRY INDUSTRY AND THE AAA (THE INSTITUTE OF ECONOMICS OF THE BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, PUBLICATION NO. 64)

By: Black, John D.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Brookings Institution: 1935

Edition: First

Seller ID: H6524


xiv, 520p. Cover has scrapes to front and back with wear to edges, jacket has chips to edges with 1" tear on bottom edge of front flap and spine sunned, top of page edges have moisture stains. (8-3/8"x5-3/8") View more info

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Yugoslavia : Development with Decentralization

By: Dubey, Vinod

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, Johns Hopkins University Press: 1975

Edition: First

Seller ID: H4168


506p. Jacket rubbed with closed tears to edges. World Bank Country Economic Report. (10-1/4"x7-1/4") View more info

Image for THE PEARL KING: THE STORY OF THE FABULOUS MIKIMOTO

THE PEARL KING: THE STORY OF THE FABULOUS MIKIMOTO

By: Eunson, Robert

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Greenberg: 1955

Edition: First

Seller ID: H7298


243p. Pastedowns stained, cover corners worn, price clipped jacket has large chips and tears to edges. 8 b&w photo plates. (8-5/8"x5-3/4") View more info

Image for LIVESTOCK UNDER THE AAA (THE INSTITUTE OF ECONOMICS OF THE BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, PUBLICATION NO. 65)

LIVESTOCK UNDER THE AAA (THE INSTITUTE OF ECONOMICS OF THE BROOKINGS INSTITUTION, PUBLICATION NO. 65)

By: Fitzgerald, D.A.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Brookings Institution: 1935

Edition: First

Seller ID: H6522


xiv, 384p. Front endpaper creased, jacket edges chipped and 1-1/2" tear on bottom edge of front flap with spine sunned. ((8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE STOCK MARKET

By: Huebner, S.S. (Solomon Stephen); Completely Revised & Enlarged in Collaboration with G.L. (George Lawrence) & C.A. (Chester Alexander) Kline

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton-Century Co.: 1934

Seller ID: H11831


xx, 590p. Former owner's name on front pastedown, binding shaken, cover corners worn and top and bottom of spine cloth unraveling, spine edges scraped, stain on back endpapers. Dr. Huebner, who is known widely as "the father of insurance education," updated his 1922 work to reflect the changes in the "administrative methods of our organized security exchanges, as well as in the nature and scope of the security market" since the 1929 stock market crash. Wr... View more info

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BREAD UPON THE WATERS: FEDERAL AIDS TO THE MARITIME INDUSTRIES (STUDIES IN THE REGULATION OF ECONOMIC ACTIVITY)

By: Jantscher, Gerald R.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Washington DC, The Brookings Institution: 1975

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11523


[xii], 174p. 1st printing. Former owner's name on front pastedown, cover corners bumped, rubbed jacket has chips to edges. Includes bibliography. Jacket design by Bill Fraser / McIver Art. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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KAMPF UM KAUTSCHUK

By: Jünger, Wolfgang

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Leipzig, Wilhelm Goldmann: 1940

Seller ID: H11877


[216p.] Page edges stained, cover scraped, jacket has large chips to edges. Examines the development of the rubber trade and its increased use in modern technology, told from a German point of view at a time that the country was waging war in Europe. Text in German. B&w photo plates. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

PORTS '98, VOL. ONE, CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

By: Kraman, Michael A.; Edited by

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Reston, Virginia, American Society of Civil Engineers: 1998

Seller ID: P5616


[xx], 700p. Cover corners lightly worn, no creases on spine. Includes bibliographical notes. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/2"x5-1/2") View more info

THE CANNING CLAN: PAGEANT OF PIONEERING AMERICANS

By: May, Earl Chapin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1937

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12713


[xvi], 487p. 1st printing. Endpapers toned, red dot on bottom page edges, cover corners bumped and top of spine sunned. History of the United States canning industry from coast to coast, including Hawaii, focusing on the prominent men and women. Includes bibliography, chronology, and list of prominent families in the canning industry. B&w illustrations and 11 b&w plates and frontispiece. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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EVERY KIND OF SHIPWORK: A HISTORY OF TODD SHIPYARDS CORPORATION, 1916-1981

By: Mitchell, C. Bradford with Advice & Research Collaboration of Edwin K. Linen

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Todd Shipyards Corporation: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: H11695


[xii], 320p. Cover lightly soiled. B&w illustrations, charts, and maps with foldout chart documenting Todd's worldwide operations and b&w photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

Image for EVERY KIND OF SHIPWORK: A HISTORY OF TODD SHIPYARDS CORPORATION, 1916-1981

EVERY KIND OF SHIPWORK: A HISTORY OF TODD SHIPYARDS CORPORATION, 1916-1981

By: Mitchell, C. Bradford with Advice & Research Collaboration of Edwin K. Linen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Todd Shipyards Corporation: 1981

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12117


[xii], 320p. Cover has a few black stains on front and back. Includes a presentation letter to a long-term employee of the Los Angeles Division (San Pedro) from L.M. Thorell, Vice President and General Manager. B&w illustrations, charts, and maps with foldout chart documenting Todd's worldwide operations and b&w photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

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FUTATSU NO MICHI: TWO ROADS, MY LIFE IN JAPAN AND THE UNITED STATES

By: Nakayama, Jiro

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1993

Edition: First

Seller ID: H6418


153p. Jacket has a few spots on front with light wear to edges. B&w photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") View more info

Image for PACIFIC COAST BUSINESS & SHIPPING REGISTER: THE NEWS MAGAZINE OF WESTERN COMMERCE, OCTOBER 26, 1953, VOL. 40, NO. 42

PACIFIC COAST BUSINESS & SHIPPING REGISTER: THE NEWS MAGAZINE OF WESTERN COMMERCE, OCTOBER 26, 1953, VOL. 40, NO. 42

By: Noon, A. Harold; Owner & Publisher

Price: $12.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Pacific Coast Business & Shipping Register: 1953

Seller ID: MG1332


23p. Issue creased lengthwise with cover rubbed. B&w illustrations and photographs. (10-1/8"X6-3/4") View more info

Image for PACIFIC COAST BUSINESS & SHIPPING REGISTER: THE NEWS MAGAZINE OF WESTERN COMMERCE, SEPTEMBER 7, 1953, VOL. 40, NO. 35

PACIFIC COAST BUSINESS & SHIPPING REGISTER: THE NEWS MAGAZINE OF WESTERN COMMERCE, SEPTEMBER 7, 1953, VOL. 40, NO. 35

By: Noon, A. Harold; Owner & Publisher

Price: $12.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Pacific Coast Business & Shipping Register: 1953

Seller ID: MG1333


23p. Cover lightly rubbed. B&w illustrations and photographs. (10-1/8"X6-3/4") View more info

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THE EMPIRE OF OIL

By: O'Connor, Harvey

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Monthly Review Press: 1955

Seller ID: H10273


xii, 372p. Endpapers have light acid discoloration, top of spine cloth worn, top of cover sunned, jacket has chips and tears to edges. Includes bibliographical references. "A comprehensive, thoroughly documented[...]account of every aspect of the oil industry, domestic and foreign." Includes Liberty Book Club News, September 1, 1956. (8-3/8"x5-5/8") View more info

Image for THE PACIFIC COAST CONGRESS, NOV. 17-18-19, 1910, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA

THE PACIFIC COAST CONGRESS, NOV. 17-18-19, 1910, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA

By: Pacific Coast Congress

Price: $95.00

Publisher: [San Francisco], Pacific Coast Congress: 1910

Seller ID: P5879


Unpaginated (approx. 32p.) Front cover creased and edges lightly worn, Harbor of Oakland, California pages are stained and slightly creased. This congress was held "under the auspices of the Merchant Marine League of California, assisted by the Commercial Organization of California, to discuss the urgency of merchant marine legislation, the maintenance of a strong battleship fleet on the Pacific Coast, the permanent organization of an annual Pacific Coast congress an... View more info