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    Bars, Taverns, and Dives New Yorkers Love
    Bars, Taverns, and Dives New Yorkers Love

    With charming original illustrations, this book celebrates fifty of the Big Apple’s storied taverns, legendary dives, and bars and the drink recipes that will inspire you to become a regular. For cocktail enthusiasts and those seeking the most real New York watering holes, this is a comprehensive guide to the city’s legendary bars, taverns, and dives across all five boroughs, featuring stories, insider tips, and delicious cocktail recipes. The author, John Tebeau, joined Ray Oldenburg for Zoom cocktails in 2021.

    The Great Good Place (pre-order)
    The Great Good Place (pre-order)

    The Great Good Place: Havens and Hangouts at the Heart of Community explains how third places – cafes, diners, coffee shops, tea parlors, hair salons, barber shops, pubs and taverns, taquerias, libraries, bookshops, and street corners – have a vital role to play in solving the big challenges of climate change, loneliness, and political polarization. Pre-order now and pay when book is released at $29.99 plus shipping.

    $0.00
    Good Library Manual
    Good Library Manual

    The Good Library Manual is a practical guide to transforming any public library—large and small, city and rural—by making every aspect of the library experience appealing and enjoyable, from the moment someone sees the building and walks in the door to the time when they check out.

    $9.99$12.00
    Women and Leadership: History, Theories, and Case Studies
    Women and Leadership: History, Theories, and Case Studies

    Women and Leadership: History, Concepts, and Case Studies provides valuable research by experts on leadership and women’s history to help students and citizens who want a more nuanced explanation of what we know about women as leaders – and about how they have led in different fields, in different parts of the world, and in past centuries.

    $9.99$49.99
    The Great Good Place (Berkshire Edition) KINDLE
    The Great Good Place (Berkshire Edition) KINDLE

    Embark on a journey that will change your perspective on community and individual well-being. In The Great Good Place, Ray Oldenburg gave the term “third places,” where people gather for the pleasure of good company and conversation, and explained just how important they are.

    • Discover the benefits of informal public and civic life and how it contributes to community health and individual well-being.
    • Experience the power of third places and how they bring people together, fostering a sense of belonging and connection.
    • Allow this book to inspire you to create and revitalize your own third places, from coffee houses to community centers, and make a positive impact on your community.

    Download a sheet with discussion questions for book clubs or classes: Discussion Qs – The Great Good Place.

    Berkshire Manual of Style for International Publishing
    Berkshire Manual of Style for International Publishing

    The Berkshire Manual of Style for International Publishing is a unique repository of guidelines, rules, and exceptions to rules; meditations and asides on writing and word use; and publishing lore. Berkshire offers sage advice for anyone who cares about how we all use the written word to convey information and to communicate with one another.

    $19.95$32.95
    Global Perspectives on the United States: Issues and Ideas Shaping International Relations
    Global Perspectives on the United States: Issues and Ideas Shaping International Relations

    Global Perspectives on the United States is a collection of expert-written essays on the events, developments, and processes that shape global perspectives on the United States, including trade agreements, “brain drain,” and concepts of democracy. “A word of caution–US citizens should prepare to be both revered and insulted [when reading this book]. Not recommended reading for thin-skinned patriots; however, a great resource for academic, public, and high-school libraries.” —Booklist

    “The editors have made an exceptional effort to make subjects easy to find…. A valuable resource for analysts looking for background information; upper-level undergraduate and beginning graduate students looking for issues on which to conduct research; and general users trying to understand the US’s place in the world. Summing up: Recommended. Academic and public libraries.” —Choice

    $19.99$139.99
    Homelessness Handbook
    Homelessness Handbook

    A thorough but compact and accessible text for undergraduates, professionals, and activists, written and edited by leading historians and social scientists who study homelessness. Hardcover, paperback, or ePDF stamped copy for individual use. Also available for Kindle.

    $29.99$119.00
    Heart of the Community: The Libraries We Love
    Heart of the Community: The Libraries We Love

    A gorgeous coffee table book showcasing an icon of American life, the public library. Heart of the Community: The Libraries We Love is a treasure trove of historical information, inspiring stories, and beautiful images. Join us in celebrating the libraries we love!

    $49.95
    Encyclopedia of Human Emotions:
    Encyclopedia of Human Emotions

    The Encyclopedia of Human Emotions is a unique work that uses a cross-cultural and interdisciplinary approach.

    $225.00
    Patterns of Global Terrorism: US Department of State Reports with Supplementary Documents and Statistics
    Patterns of Global Terrorism: US Department of State Reports with Supplementary Documents and Statistics

    Never before published in book form, Patterns of Global Terrorism: US Department of State Reports with Supplementary Documents and Statistics provides the most complete and authoritative historical data on terrorism around the globe.

    $325.00
    Global Perspectives on the United States: Volumes 1 & 2: A Nation By Nation Survey
    Global Perspectives on the United States: Volumes 1 & 2: A Nation By Nation Survey

    Global Perspectives on the United States is a unique, nonpartisan survey, written by experts from around the world. It is the first general resource to explore the role and image of the United States from the viewpoints of the peoples and nations of the world. The 140 comprehensive and extensively annotated articles provide historical coverage and contemporary analysis—drawing on a wide range of sources, including nineteenth-century travel accounts, international treaties, newspaper stories from around the world, and popular music. Fascinating sidebars, illustrations, and statistical snapshots emphasize the countless influences that have shaped perceptions of the United States since its founding, and the broad coverage vividly sets out the complications and contradictions that are an essential part of global perceptions of the United States. The first two volumes consist of national surveys and histories, while the third consists of expert-written articles on specific themes in US foreign relations.

    “A word of caution–US citizens should prepare to be both revered and insulted [when reading this book]. Not recommended reading for thin-skinned patriots; however, a great resource for academic, public, and high-school libraries.” —Booklist

    $375.00
    Berkshire Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction
    Berkshire Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction

    The Berkshire Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction takes computing into new realms, introducing us to topics that are intriguing both in their technical complexity and because they present us — human beings — with a set of challenging questions about our relationship with “thinking” machines.

    $395.00
    Encyclopedia of Homelessness:
    Encyclopedia of Homelessness

    The Encyclopedia of Homelessness is the first systematic effort to organize and summarize what we know about this complex topic that impacts not only the homeless but all of society.

    $400.00
    Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment
    Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment

    The four-volume Encyclopedia of Crime & Punishment is the definitive reference source on crime, criminal justice, police science, and related topics.

    $800.00
    Encyclopedia of Leadership
    Encyclopedia of Leadership

    The Encyclopedia of Leadership is a comprehensive guide to what is known – and what truly matters – about leadership as part of the human experience across time and cultures, and in the lives of those in positions of leadership in corporations and state houses, schools and churches, and nonprofit organizations.

    $800.00

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