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  1. Book ImageBook Business: Publishing Past, Present, and Future

    Jason Epstein

    "An irresistible book about Grub Street, authorship and the literary marketplace."—Washington Post Book WorldMore

  2. Book ImageFaster, Higher, Farther: The Volkswagen Scandal

    Jack Ewing

    A shocking exposé of Volkswagen’s fraud by the New York Times reporter who covered the scandal.More

  3. Book ImageFaster, Higher, Farther: How One of the World's Largest Automakers Committed a Massive and Stunning Fraud

    Jack Ewing

    “A rich history of a company whose cars, for better and worse, have touched millions of lives, a character study of a brilliant but deeply flawed leader, and a case study in how a corporate culture can turn toxic.” —Bethany McLean, New York Times Book ReviewMore

  4. Book ImageMalay Fishermen: Their Peasant Economy

    Raymond Firth

    Bringing together the theoretical framework of the economist and the field techniques of the anthropologist, Raymond Firth describes here how a Malay fishing economy functions. Now in its second revised edition, Malay Fishermen is a pioneering analysis of production, marketing, and distribution in a Malay fishing community, related to community structure and values.More

  5. Book ImageFinancial Management: A Primer

    Stephen Robert Foerster

    Financial Management: A Primer is a short and simple text that makes arcane financial data and reports crystal-clear for the nonfinance specialist.More

  6. Book ImageSuperfandom: How Our Obsessions are Changing What We Buy and Who We Are

    Zoe Fraade-Blanar, Aaron M. Glazer

    An in-depth look at the influence of fans—society’s alpha consumers—on our lives and culture.More

  7. Book ImageBehemoth: A History of the Factory and the Making of the Modern World

    Joshua B. Freeman

    “Freeman’s rich and ambitious Behemoth depicts a world in retreat that still looms large in the national imagination.… More than an economic history, or a chronicle of architectural feats and labor movements.”—Jennifer Szalai, New York TimesMore

  8. Book ImageNuclear Witnesses: Insiders Speak Out

    Leslie J. Freeman

    “This is a fascinating and frightening book. In vivid taped interviews, sixteen individuals who have been close to some aspect of nuclear power tell of the experiences that turned them into bitter opponents. I unreservedly recommend Nuclear Witnesses for supporters and opponents of nuclear power and for those who haven’t made up their minds.” —Benjamin Spock, M.D.More

  9. Book ImageThis Blessed Earth: A Year in the Life of an American Family Farm

    Ted Genoways

    Winner of the Stubbendieck Great Plains Distinguished Book Prize
    2019 selection for the One Book One Nebraska and All Iowa state reading programs

    "Genoways gives the reader a kitchen-table view of the vagaries, complexities, and frustrations of modern farming…Insightful and empathetic." —Milwaukee Journal SentinelMore

  10. Book ImageSix Capitals, or Can Accountants Save the Planet?: Rethinking Capitalism for the Twenty-First Century

    Jane Gleeson-White

    A timely and fascinating account of the revolution going on in the world of finance from the acclaimed author of Double Entry.More

  11. Book ImageDouble Entry: How the Merchants of Venice Created Modern Finance

    Jane Gleeson-White

    “A timely, topical, readable, and thought-provoking look at the history and legacy of double-entry bookkeeping.”—Elif Batuman, author of The PossessedMore

  12. Book ImageSeal the Deal: 130 Surefire Negotiating Strategies

    Peter Goodman, Leonard Koren

    From soft sell to hardball, from sweet persuasion to total war, these powerful bargaining tactics help you win every time.More

  13. Book ImageDeal Engines: The Science of Auctions, Stock Markets, and E-Markets

    Robert E. Hall

    Where and how electronic deal making will flourish and common pitfalls for entrepreneurs and investors.More

  14. Book ImageBusiness Cycles and National Income

    Alvin H. Hansen, Richard V. Clemence

    Expanded Edition

    In this new edition Professor Hansen augments his authoritative study of the business cycle with an analysis of the performance—and the problems—of the postwar American economy.More

  15. Book ImageThe Land That Feeds Us

    John Fraser Hart

    “For the many Americans who have never set foot on a real farm, this book is required reading. . . . An engaging blend of agricultural history, geography, travel, and interviews with farmers [that] provides an unsentimental, realistic look at American farm life.” —Library JournalMore

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