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  • -All Labor Has Dignity-, Paperback
    An unprecedented and timely collection of Dr. King's speeches on labor rights and economic justice Covering all the civil rights movement highlights--Montgomery, Albany, Birmingham, Selma, Chicago, and Memphis--award-winning historian Michael K. Honey introduces and traces Dr. King's dream of econom..
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  • Audel Welding Pocket Reference, Paperback
    Featuring updated charts dealing with the most common situations welding workers face on the job, this comprehensive, pocket-sized reference is based on recommendations from working professionals and covers welding symbols and definitions, types of joints and welds, typical welding station configura..
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  • Banana: The Fate of the Fruit That Changed the World, Paperback
    In the vein of Mark Kurlansky's bestselling Salt and Cod, a gripping chronicle of the myth, mystery, and uncertain fate of the world s most popular fruit In this fascinating and surprising exploration of the banana s history, cultural significance, and endangered future, award-winning journalist Da..
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  • Burn Out: The Endgame for Fossil Fuels, Hardcover
    An energy revolution is under way with far-reaching consequences for nations, companies, and the way we address climate change Low oil prices are sending shockwaves through the global economy, and longtime industry observer Dieter Helm explains how this and other shifts are the harbingers of a comin..
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  • Business Adventures: Twelve Classic Tales from the World of Wall Street, Hardcover
    "Business Adventures remains the best business book I've ever read." --Bill Gates, The Wall Street Journal What do the $350 million Ford Motor Company disaster known as the Edsel, the fast and incredible rise of Xerox, and the unbelievable scandals at General Electric and Texas Gulf Sulphur have in ..
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  • Censored 2017: The Top Censored Stories and Media Analysis of 2015-2016, Paperback
    The annual yearbook from Project Censored features the year's most underreported news stories, striving to unmask censorship, self-censorship, and propaganda in corporate-controlled media outlets. Featuring the top 25 most underreported stories, as voted by scholars, journalists, and activists acros..
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  • Chaos Monkeys: Obscene Fortune and Random Failure in Silicon Valley, Hardcover
    INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER An NPR Best Book of the Year - A Business Insider Top 20 Business Book of the Year - An Inc. Best Book of the Year for Entrepreneurs and Small Business Owners "Incisive.... The most fun business book I have read this year.... Clearly there will be people who hate th..
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  • Cockpit Confidential: Everything You Need to Know about Air Travel: Questions, Answers, & Reflections, Paperback
    A New York Times bestsellerFor millions of people, travel by air is a confounding, uncomfortable, and even fearful experience. Patrick Smith, airline pilot and author of the web's popular Ask the Pilot feature, separates the fact from fallacy and tells you everything you need to know...-How planes f..
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  • Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo, and the Battle That Defined a Generation, Paperback
    A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR: NPR, Slate, Publishers Weekly, GoodreadsFollowing the success of The Accidental Billionaires and Moneyball comes Console Wars--a mesmerizing, behind-the-scenes business thriller that chronicles how Sega, a small, scrappy gaming company led by an unlikely visionary and a team..
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  • Content Rules: How to Create Killer Blogs, Podcasts, Videos, eBooks, Webinars (and More) That Engage Customers and Ignite Your Busine, Paperback
    The guide to creating engaging web content and building a loyal following, revised and updated Blogs, YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and other platforms are giving everyone a "voice," including organizations and their customers. So how do you create the stories, videos, and blog posts that cul..
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  • Crunch!: A History of the Great American Potato Chip, Paperback
    The potato chip has been one of America's favorite snacks since its accidental origin in a nineteenth-century kitchen. Crunch A History of the Great American Potato Chip tells the story of this crispy, salty treat, from the early sales of locally made chips at corner groceries, county fairs, and ca..
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  • Everything I Want to Do Is Illegal: War Stories from the Local Food Front, Paperback
    Drawing upon 40 years' experience as an ecological farmer and marketer, Joel Salatin explains with humor and passion why Americans do not have the freedom to choose the food they purchase and eat. From child labor regulations to food inspection, bureaucrats provide themselves sole discretion over wh..
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  • Faster, Higher, Farther: The Volkswagen Scandal, Hardcover
    In mid-2015, Volkswagen proudly reached its goal of surpassing Toyota as the world's largest automaker. A few months later, the EPA disclosed that Volkswagen had installed software in 11 million cars that deceived emissions-testing mechanisms. By early 2017, VW had settled with American regulators a..
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  • Flower Confidential, Paperback
    Award-winning author Amy Stewart takes readers on an around-the-world, behind-the-scenes look at the flower industry and how it has sought--for better or worse--to achieve perfection. She tracks down the hybridizers, geneticists, farmers, and florists working to invent, manufacture, and sell flowers..
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  • Free Agent Nation: The Future of Working for Yourself, Paperback
    Since the dawn of the Industrial Revolution, it has been the organizing principle of society: people are what they do. But at the dawning of the new millennium, Americans are waking up to the fact that commitment to a traditional corporate structure does not guarantee personal validation or financia..
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  • From Main Street to Mall, Hardcover
    The geography of American retail has changed dramatically since the first luxurious department stores sprang up in nineteenth-century cities. Introducing light, color, and music to dry-goods emporia, these ``palaces of consumption`` transformed mere trade into occasions for pleasure and spectacle. T..
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  • Getting It Published: A Guide for Scholars and Anyone Else Serious about Serious Books, Paperback
    For more than a decade, writers have turned to William Germano for his insider's take on navigating the world of scholarly publishing. A professor, author, and thirty-year veteran of the book industry, Germano knows what editors want and what writers need to know to get their work published. Today ..
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  • Give Me a Break: How I Exposed Hucksters, Cheats, and Scam Artists and Became the Scourge of the Liberal Media..., Paperback
    Working as a correspondent for 20/20 and Good Morning America, John Stossel confronted dozens of scam artists: from hacks who worked out of their basements to some of America's most powerful executives and leading politicians. His efforts shut down countless crooks -- both famous and obscure. Then h..
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  • Golden Legacy: How Golden Books Won Children's Hearts, Changed Publishing Forever, and Became an American Icon Along the Way, Hardcover
    Back in print, the fascinating history of Little Golden Books, in celebration of their 75th anniversary in 2017 With a Foreword by Eric Carle. Eminent children's historian Leonard Marcus' Golden Legacy chronicles the fascinating story of the creation, marketing, and worldwide impact of Little Gold..
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  • Grassfed to Finish: A Production Guide to Gourmet Grass-Finished Beef, Paperback
    Grassfed to Finish is the first book to address all the factors necessary for a quality grassfed product. It lays a foundation of facts from Nation's world travels, debunking the myths and misconceptions about grass-finished beef and showing that grain is totally unnecessary for a gourmet ``killer``..
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  • Hit Men: Power Brokers and Fast Money Inside the Music Business, Paperback
    Copiously researched and documented, Hit Menis the highly controversial portrait of the pop music industry in all its wild, ruthless glory: the insatiable greed and ambition; the enormous egos; the fierce struggles for profits and power; the vendettas, rivalries, shakedowns, and payoffs. Chronicling..
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  • Hospitality Management: A Brief Introduction, Paperback
    ``An innovative and cross-cutting approach to Hospitality that examines the fundamentals of the subject in a concise and commendable way. Roy Wood's academic and practitioner expertise is brought to bear on this succinct synthesis of the subject that will quickly become a must read for all students ..
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  • Hotel Pricing in a Social World: Driving Value in the Digital Economy, Hardcover
    Take control of revenue management in the new hotel economy Hotel Pricing in a Social World: How to Drive Value in the New Hotel Economy is an insightful resource that provides guidance on improving organizational decision making to keep your hotel relevant, from a pricing standpoint, in the often c..
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  • How Music Got Free: A Story of Obsession and Invention, Paperback
    Finalist for the 2016 Los Angeles Times Book Prize, the 2016 J. Anthony Lukas Book Prize, and the 2015Financial Timesand McKinsey Business Book of the Year One of Billboard s 100 Greatest Music Books of All Time ANew York TimesEditors Choice ONE OF THE YEAR'S BEST BOOKS: TheWashington Post TheFinan..
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  • How to Set Up & Run a Fashion Label, Paperback
    No matter how talented you are as a designer, if you are going to run a successful fashion label you also need to know about business from marketing and PR to manufacturing your collection, and where to find the money to finance it all. This new, expanded edition contains information on e-commerce, ..
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  • How to Write and Publish a Scientific Paper, Paperback
    Writing and publishing journal articles are essential aspects of a successful scientific career. Unfortunately, many scientists find the process of communicating about their work intimidating and confusing. Now in its eighth edition, How to Write and Publish a Scientific Paper teaches how to apply c..
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  • I Am Not a Tractor!: How Florida Farmworkers Took on the Fast Food Giants and Won, Hardcover
    I Am Not a Tractor celebrates the courage, vision, and creativity of the farmworkers and community leaders who have transformed one of the worst agricultural situations in the United States into one of the best. Susan L. Marquis highlights past abuses workers suffered in Florida's tomato fields: to..
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  • Jeff Herman's Guide to Book Publishers, Editors and Literary Agents: Who They Are, What They Want, How to Win Them Over, Paperback
    Still the Best Guide for Getting Published If you want to get published, read this book Comprehensive index lists dozens of subjects and categories to help you find the perfect publisher or agent. Jeff Herman s Guide unmasks nonsense, clears confusion, and unlocks secret doorways to success for new..
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  • Journalistic Authority: Legitimating News in the Digital Era, Paperback
    When we encounter a news story, why do we accept its version of events? Why do we even recognize it as news? A complicated set of cultural, structural, and technological relationships inform this interaction, and Journalistic Authority provides a relational theory for explaining how journalists atta..
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  • Junkyard Planet: Travels in the Billion-Dollar Trash Trade, Paperback
    When you drop your Diet Coke can or yesterday's newspaper in the recycling bin, where does it go? Probably halfway around the world, to people and places that clean up what you don't want and turn it into something you can't wait to buy. In Junkyard Planet, Adam Minter--veteran journalist and son of..
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  • Just a Journalist: On the Press, Life, and the Spaces Between, Hardcover
    In this timely book, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter trains an autobiographical lens on a moment of remarkable transition in American journalism. Just a few years ago, the mainstream press was wrestling with whether labeling waterboarding as torture violated important norms of neutrality and objec..
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  • Lessons in Service from Charlie Trotter, Hardcover
    In the second book in the Lessons from Charlie Trotter series, the lauded chef shares his strategies for success in this guide on how to give the ultimate dining experience. As winner of the James Beard Foundation's Outstanding Restaurant Award, Charlie Trotter and his service staff run what many co..
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  • Lock Picking Basics, Paperback
    This book makes learning the art of lock picking fun and easy. You don't have to waste your time guessing how it's done, reading some amateur's theories, or trying to learn from the movies (they always get it wrong). Now, you can get accurate information that the professionals use. Their secrets hav..
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  • Made in the USA: The Rise and Retreat of American Manufacturing, Paperback
    "There's no author whose books I look forward to more than Vaclav Smil." -- Bill GatesIn Made in the USA, Vaclav Smil powerfully rebuts the notion that manufacturing is a relic of predigital history and that the loss of American manufacturing is a desirable evolutionary step toward a pure service ec..
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  • Make a Zine: Start Your Own Underground Publishing Revolution, Paperback
    The second edition of this incredibly useful guide on how to makes zines, especially in the Digital Age. In this new edition of Microcosm's popular DIY guide to zine-making, Joe Biel updates the information provided in the first edition (edited by Biel and the late and great Bill Brent) to address z..
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  • Makers: The New Industrial Revolution, Paperback
    3D Robotics co-founder and bestselling author Chris Anderson takes you to the front lines of a new industrial revolution as today's entrepreneurs, using open source design and 3-D printing, bring manufacturing to the desktop. In an age of custom-fabricated, do-it-yourself product design and creatio..
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  • Making It: Why Manufacturing Still Matters, Hardcover
    From the longtime New York Times economics correspondent, a closely reported argument for the continuing importance of industry for American prosperity In the 1950s manufacturing generated nearly 30 percent of U.S. income. Over the past fifty-five years that share has gradually declined to less than..
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  • Managing Organizations in the Creative Economy: Organizational Behaviour for the Cultural Sector, Paperback
    The creative and cultural industries represent a growing and important sector in the global economy. Thriving in these industries is particularly tough and organizations face unique challenges in the digital age. This textbook introduces organizational behaviour theories and applies them to the crea..
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  • Market Farming Success: The Business of Growing and Selling Local Food, Paperback
    An insider's guide to market gardening and farming for those in the business of growing and selling food, flowers, herbs, or plants. Market Farming Success identifies the key areas that usually trip up beginners--and shows how to avoid those obstacles. This book will help the aspiring or beginning f..
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  • Miziker S Complete Event Planner S Handbook: Tips, Terminology, and Techniques for Success, Paperback
    Gold Winner for Reference in Foreword Reviews' 2015 INDIEFAB Book of the Year AwardsWith decades of experience as a gala event planner, award-winning director and producer Ron Miziker presents the ultimate guide to planning and executing every special event in this one-of-a-kind guidebook. For profe..
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  • Murder in the News: An Inside Look at How Television Covers Crime, Hardcover
    Television news anchor Robert Jordan Jr. draws from forty-seven years of news experiences to provide an eye-opening look at how news programs decide which murders to cover and which ones to ignore. Jordan takes readers behind the scenes into the big city newsrooms of Chicago. Here split-second decis..
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  • Naked Airport: A Cultural History of the World's Most Revolutionary Structure, Paperback
    Although airports are now best known for interminable waits at check-in counters, liquid restrictions for carry-on luggage, and humiliating shoe-removal rituals at security, they were once the backdrops for jet-setters who strutted, martinis in hand, through curvilinear terminals designed by Eero Sa..
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  • Naked Playwriting: The Art, the Craft, and the Life Laid Bare, Paperback
    Offers a playwriting course, from developing a theme through plotting and structuring a play, developing characters, creating dialog, formatting the script, and applying methods that aid the actual writing and rewriting processes. This book also provides guidance on marketing and submitting play scr..
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  • Oil 101, Hardcover
    OIL 101 is a straightforward guide to oil and an essential read for anyone coming to grips with where oil prices, the economy and society are headed.In OIL 101, Downey provides the facts one needs to understand oil, from its history and chemistry, to refining, finished products, storage, transportat..
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  • One Little Spark!: Mickey's Ten Commandments and the Road to Imagineering, Hardcover
    We've all read about the experts: the artists, the scientists, the engineers-that special group of people known as Imagineers for The Walt Disney Company. But who are they? How did they join the team? What is it like to spend a day in their shoes? Disney Legend Marty Sklar wants to give back to fans..
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  • Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life Without Losing Its Soul, Paperback
    In this #1 New York Times bestseller, the CEO of Starbucks recounts the story and leadershiplessons behind the global coffee company's comebackIn 2008, Howard Schultz decided to return as the CEO of Starbucks to help restore its financial health and bring the company back to its core values. In Onwa..
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  • Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World, Paperback
    Out of Control chronicles the dawn of a new era in which the machines and systems that drive our economy are so complex and autonomous as to be indistinguishable from living things. NUME CARTE: Out of Control: The New Biology of Machines, Social Systems, and the Economic World, PaperbackISBN: 020148..
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  • Overbooked: The Exploding Business of Travel and Tourism, Paperback
    In this "meticulously reported and often disturbing expose of the travel industry." (The New York Times Book Review), Elizabeth Becker describes the dimensions of this industry and its huge effect on the world economy, the environment, and our culture. Employing one out of twelve people in the world..
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