A la Carte: Nonfiction


 

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Books in this room are nonfiction, many are pre-owned, some are publisher and reviewer copies, and all are traditional print books. The collection includes books commonly required in private university and graduate school courses, difficult to find books, rare books, collector’s items and a few highly sought after editions. Sprinkled in among the indie and alternative works are some mainstream-popular books that were donated. We hope you will forgive us for this.

Orders for books in this room are handled by a real live human (imagine that!) and ordering is simple:

1-Tell us what titles you want and your shipping address* on the contact form.

2-We will add the USPS shipping charges and send you an invoice via email. The invoice will contain a secured link to pay for your books via Visa/Mastercard/PayPal.

3-When we receive confirmation from the payment processor that the invoice has been paid we will ship your book(s).  It’s that easy!

*Sorry, while our e-books can now be purchased from all over the world, due to increases in shipping costs, we can only ship print copy books to U.S. contiguous states.


 

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A Book of Five Rings: The Classic Guide to Strategy /6.99

A Lesser Life: The Myth of Women’s Liberation in America /3.25

A Place on the Corner /19.99

Alternative Medicine: The Definitive Guide (extra ship weight) /12.99

America: A Citizen’s Guide to Democracy Inaction /2.49

An Autobiographical Study: Freud /4.29

An Outline of Psycho-Analysis: Freud /3.99

Animal Cruelty: Pathway to Violence Against People /22.49

Animal Equality: Language and Liberation /19.79

Animal Liberation (softback) /5.95

Animal Liberation (hardcopy) /6.99

Animal Rights, Human Rights /5.99

Animal Spirits: How Human Psychology Drives the Economy /8.99

Animals and Women: Feminist Theoretical Considerations /6.99

Animals, Nature and Albert Schweitzer /4.99

Animals, Property and the Law /24.95

Appreciate Your Life: The Essence of Zen Practice /12.99

Aristole’s De Anima, Books II and III /23.99

Assets Unknown: How to Find Money You Didn’t Know You Had /3.99

Asylums: Essays on the Social Situation of Mental Patients and Other Inmates /3.99

Awakening to Zen, The Teachings of Roshi Philip Kapleau /3.89

Baboon Mothers and Infants /27.99

Bartholomew Mini Atlas World, Deluxe Edition /24.99

Beyond Civilization /4.59

Beyond Motherhood: Choosing a Life without Children /12.95

Beyond the Pleasure Principle: Freud /10.79

Bias: A CBS Insider Exposes How the Media Distort the News /5.99

Biko /7.49

Burnout: The Cost of Caring /11.39

Business and Legal Forms for Theater /12.99

Certifiable /4.99

Character and Culture: Freud /5.99

Chimpanzee Politics /14.99

Citizen Lazlo, The Lazlo Letters Vol. 2 /7.39

Classical Mythology, Images and Insights (extra ship weight) /69.99

Comfortable with Uncertainty: 108 Teachings on Cultivating Fearlessness and Compassion /5.99

Counseling the Culturally Different: Theory and Practice /27.99

Creating Affluence /3.79

Creating Short Fiction /10.75

Creating Sustainability within Our Midst /5.49

Creating Web Pages with HTML (vintage) /1.09

Credit, Cash and Co-Dependency /3.25

Crime Victims: An Introduction to Victimology /43.97

Culture Against Man /19.49

Culture and Families: Problems and Therapy /14.95

Culture and Modern Life /47.59

Culture and Social Behavior /49.99

Culture, Behavior and Personality /37.95

Domestic Crimes, Family Violence and Child Abuse /13.99

Dominion: The Power of Man, the Suffering of Animals, and the Call to Mercy /8.49

Dora: An Analysis of a Case of Hysteria: Freud /5.49

Dr. Bader’s Pest Cures: Natural Solutions to Bigger Pests /7.49

Dr. Bader’s Pest Cures: Natural Solutions to Things That Bug You /5.59

Dramatist’s Sourcebook, 23rd Edition: Complete Opportunities for Playwrights, Translators, Composers, Lyricists and Librettists /3.97

Drawing the Line: Science and the Case for Animal Rights /5.49

Drinking, Smoking and Screwing: Great Writers on Good Times /9.99

Durkheim: The Division of Labor in Society /12.49

Eating Disorders: Obesity, Anorexia Nervosa and the Person Within /7.89

Encounters with the Archdruid /6.99

Environmental Problems and Human Behavior /30.99

Eternal Treblinka: Our Treatment of Animals and the Holocaust /9.97

Ethics of Animal Use /59.99

Ethnicity and Biculturalism: Emerging Perspectives of Social Group Work /10.29

Ethnicity and Family Therapy /31.95

Fabrication: Essays on Making Things and Making Money /18.99

Farming to Create Heaven on Earth /31.99

Fast Food Nation /12.99

Fat is a Feminist Issue: A Self-Help Guide for Compulsive Eaters /3.99

Feng Shui: Arranging Your Home to Change Your Life /18.59

Fetish: An Anthology /2.99

Finding and Buying Your Place in the Country /9.99

Focusing /5.49

Foods Pets Die For: Shocking Facts about Pet Food /6.99

Fraud /3.99

Free the Animals /4.99

From Baghdad with Love /3.89

General Psychological Theory: Freud /3.99

Goldmining in Foreclosure Properties /3.79

Healing with Vitamins (extra ship weight) /8.79

Hiding from the Internet: Eliminating Personal Online Information /21.99

How to Avoid Lawyers: A Legal Guide for Laymen /3.99

How to Be Successfully Published in Magazines /3.99

How to Find Hidden Real Estate Bargains /2.49

How to Find Your Ideal Country Home /6.99

How to Get Happily Published /3.47

How to Lie with Statistics /3.99

How to Produce a Play (for the Amateur Stage) /5.99

How to Start Your Own Theater Company /12.95

How to Write Plots That Sell /3.99

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings /3.99

I’m OK–You’re OK /7.99

If Only They Could Talk /1.99

Ill Nature /11.39

Increasing Hits and Selling More on Your Website (vintage) /1.09

Inhibitions, Symptoms and Anxiety: Freud /7.35

Inside of a Dog: What Dogs See, Smell and Know /3.95

Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis: Freud /3.99

It’s Not News, It’s FARK: How Mass Media Tries to Pass Off Crap As News /3.59

It’s Your Pregnancy: An Obstetrician Answers Your Most Intimate Questions about Pregnancy /5.25

Japanese Patterns of Behavior /27.79

Jokes and Their Relation to the Unconscious: Freud /6.79

Labeling Deviant Behavior: Sociological Implications /7.49

Let’s Put on a Show: From Raising Money to Creating an Audience /15.49

Libido: The French Existential Theories /13.29

Lies and the Lying Liars Who Tell Them /3.79

Love is Not Enough /9.99

LSD: The Consciousness-Expanding Drug /8.49

Mark Twain: His Life in Virginia City, Nevada /4.59

Market Wizards /13.59

More Than Bricks and Mortar: Mental Health and the Built Environment /43.39

My Mother/Myself /3.99

Natural Health for Dogs and Cats /4.93

Neurotic Styles /6.99

Nightwatch: A Practical Guide to Viewing the Universe /24.75

Objection /3.29

One at a Time: A Week in an American Animal Shelter /9.99

Painless Childbirth: The LaMaze Method /3.99

Peace to All Beings: Veggie Soup for the Chicken’s Soul /10.99

Peaceful Kingdom: Random Acts of Kindness by Animals /4.49

Person-Environment Psychology /21.95

Pets Welcome: A Guide to Hotels, Inns and Resorts That Welcome You and Your Pet /3.95

Pets Welcome: How Landlords Can Make More Money by Going Pet-Friendly /9.99

Pleasures: Women Write Erotica /5.99

Plug Your Book /3.99

Politicians, Partisans and Parasites /6.49

Premenstrual Syndrome Self-Help Book /7.49

Produce Your Play Without a Producer /24.49

Rattling the Cage: Toward Legal Rights for Animals /6.99

Reference Groups: Exploration into Conformity and Deviation of Adolescents /27.99

Revolution for the Hell of It /9.89

Sacred Cows and Golden Geese: The Human Costs of Experiments on Animals /8.99

Sage-ing While Age-ing /3.49

Santa Monica Mountains Trail Guide /7.99

Seek /3.79

SeinLanguage /3.59

Seth Speaks: The Eternal Reality of the Soul /8.95

Shambhala, The Sacred Path of the Warrior /3.99

Sharp Sports Betting /12.49

Silent Victims: Recognizing and Stopping Abuse of the Family Pet /10.49

Social and Personality Development /22.59

Speciesism /74.95

Steal This Urine Test: Fighting Drug Hysteria in America /11.87

Strolling with Our Kin: Speaking For and Respecting Voiceless Animals /3.99

Studies on Hysteria: Freud /10.49

Survival Guide for Outsiders: How to protect yourself from politicians, experts, and other insiders /7.99

Surviving Workplace Wellness: With Your Dignity, Finances and Major Organs Intact /19.95

Tao Te Ching /7.25

The Author’s Handbook /9.49

The BioPsychoSocial Approach to the Patient /84.49

The Black Room at Longwood: Napoleon’s Exile on St. Helena /4.39

The California Dog Lover’s Companion: The Inside Scoop on Where to Take Your Dog in the Golden State /3.49

The Closing of the American Mind: How Higher Education Has Failed Democracy and Impoverished the Souls of Today’s Students /2.49

The Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Publishing Books, Articles and Other Content for the Amazon Kindle /4.45

The Courage to Heal: A Guide for Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse (extra ship weight) /17.95

The Dance of Anger:   A Woman’s Guide to Changing the Patterns of Intimate Relationships /7.99

The Doctors Book of Home Remedies (extra ship weight) /8.99

The Doctors Book of Home Remedies for Dogs and Cats (extra ship weight) /3.79

The Food Hacker’s Handbook:  A Guide to Breaking the Processed Foods and Additives Addiction /13.99

The Ego and The Id: Freud /11.49

The Glamour Chase: The Maverick Life of Billy Mackenzie /13.99

The Goals of Human Sexuality /14.89

The Hidden Costs of Relocating Employees: Corporate Strategies for Reducing Loss from Relocation Stress /12.99

The Hungry Self: Women, Eating and Identity /5.99

The Inner World: A Psycho-analytic Study of Childhood and Society in India /8.99

The Intelligence of Dogs: A Guide to the Thoughts, Emotions, and Inner Lives of Our Canine Companions /3.95

The Interpretation of Dreams: Freud /7.39

The Logic of Collective Action: Public Goods and the Theory of Groups /13.97

The Lost Pet Chronicles /3.99

The Marx-Engels Reader /23.97

The New York Public Library Desk Reference (extra ship weight) /5.99

The Northern Forest /3.49

The Nudist on the Late Shift /8.99

The Peter Principal /4.99

The Pig Who Sang to the Moon: The Emotional World of Farm Animals /20.49

The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism /14.95

The Psychology of Blacks: An African American Perspective /23.99

The Purpose Driven Life /5.49

The Quiet Therapies: Japanese Pathways to Personal Growth /28.99

The Real Estate Investor’s Answer Book /6.49

The Scientist: A Metaphysical Autobiography /3.15

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People /3.99

The Sexual Fix /6.49

The Sexual Revolution /16.87

The Social Construction of Reality: A Treatise in the Sociology of Knowledge /16.59

The Suicidal Child /19.99

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference /5.49

The Truth /3.75

The Unabomber Manifesto: Industrial Society and Its Future /4.99

The Way of the Wizard: Twenty Spiritual Lessons for Creating the Life You Want /3.99

The Way of Zen /3.99

The Weekend Novelist /4.99

Therapy and Technique: Freud /10.29

Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality: Freud /7.99

True Tales of Animal Heroes /9.99

Unconditional Life: Mastering the Forces that Shape Personal Reality /3.25

Understanding the Black Family: A Guide for Scholarship and Research /21.99

Understanding Violence /3.99

Weighing the Odds in Sports Betting /6.49

Weirde Guide to Mysterious San Francisco /68.49

What is Feminism? /7.75

When Will Jesus Bring the Porkchops? /3.79

Who Stole Feminism? How Women Have Betrayed Women /3.99

Wolf at the Door: What to Do When Collection Agencies Come Calling /17.99

Woman, Culture and Society /5.95

Working Dogs: Tales from Animal Planet’s K-9 to 5 World /6.75

You Can Save the Animals: 251 Simple Ways to Stop Thoughtless Cruelty /4.99

Young, Black and Male in America: An Endangered Species /27.49

You’re Not Crazy, Your Doctor Is:  The secrets they can’t tell you about weight gain, illness, and food and environmental chemicals /6.99

Your Body: A Reference Book for Women (vintage) /5.99