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              Work Revolution
               

              Work Revolution (Hardback)

              By Dickson, Paul

              • $247.00

              In this book, first published in 1975, the author critically examines the organisation of work, the systems of control, and the patterns of authority in British establishments. By bringing together detailed descriptions of alternative forms of work organisation and management fro ...

              ISBN 9781138288560
              Published 23 May 2017 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Library Editions: Human Resource Management
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              Baseball is...: Defining the National Pastime
               

              Baseball is...: Defining the National Pastime (Paperback, Green ed.)

              Edited by Dickson, Paul

              • RRP: $25.50
              • $22.95
              • Save $2.55

              Baseball is a game, the American pastime, a metaphor, a mechanism for remembering childhood and lost innocence, a parable about victory, defeat, struggle, hoped-for triumph and inevitable failure, and the only game in which the defense has the ball. This title provides the reader ...

              ISBN 9780486482095
              Published 20 April 2011 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Dover Baseball
              Usually ships 4-8 weeks – Internationally Sourced (on backorder)
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              Baseball's Greatest Quotations, Revised Edition
                

              Baseball's Greatest Quotations, Revised Edition (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised ed.)

              By Dickson, Paul

              • Imp. $46.99
              • $37.59
              • Save $9.40

              Baseball has always had its share of colorful characters, and over the years they have expressed themselves in eminently quotable ways. In this treasury of more than 5,000 quotations, noted baseball writer and observer Paul Dickson has captured the flavor of the game, in the word ...

              ISBN 9780061260605
              Published 1 March 2008 by HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
              This title is no longer available locally, but in stock internationally – usually ships 2-3 weeks.
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              My Twenty Years in Baseball
               

              My Twenty Years in Baseball (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Cobb, Ty; Edited by Cobb, William R.; Introduction by Dickson, Paul

              • RRP: $21.50
              • $19.35
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              One of the most talented -- and controversial -- players to ever lace up a pair of cleats, Tyrus Raymond Cobb personally wrote the story of his life for a newspaper syndicate after his twenty record-setting years with the Detroit Tigers. This rough-hewn snapshot of a tumultuous e ...

              ISBN 9780486471839
              Published 22 June 2009 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Dover Baseball
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – Title is in stock with supplier internationally
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              Larry Doby: The Struggle of the American League's First Black Player
               

              Larry Doby: The Struggle of the American League's First Black Player (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Moore, Joseph Thomas; Introduction by Dickson, Paul

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $25.19
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              Thoroughly researched and beautifully written, this biography chronicles the life of the second black player to reach the Major Leagues. Hall of Famer and seven-time All Star Larry Doby recounts the struggles and triumphs of his pioneering baseball career.

              ISBN 9780486483375
              Published 17 January 2012 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Dover Baseball
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              The Unwritten Rules of Baseball: The Etiquette, Conventional Wisdom, andAxiomatic Codes of Our National Pastime

              The Unwritten Rules of Baseball: The Etiquette, Conventional Wisdom, andAxiomatic Codes of Our National Pastime (Hardback)

              By Dickson, Paul

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $20.99
              • Save $7.00

              From beanballs to basebrawls, the most important rules governing the game of baseball have never been officially written down--until now. They have no sanction from the Commissioner, appear nowhere in any official publication, and are generally not posted on any clubhouse wall. T ...

              ISBN 9780061561054
              Published 1 April 2009 by HarperCollins Publishers
              Interest Age General Audience
              Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
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              Gangway!: Sea Language Comes Ashore
               

              Gangway!: Sea Language Comes Ashore (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Colcord, Joanna C.; Introduction by Dickson, Paul

              • RRP: $19.50
              • $17.55
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              This readable dictionary of maritime vernacular traces the roots of sea jargon, with alphabetical entries for catspaw, kick the bucket, palaver, three sheets in the wind, and other curious lingo.

              ISBN 9780486482231
              Published 13 June 2012 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – Title is in stock with supplier internationally
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              War Slang: American Fighting Words & Phrases Since the Civil War
               

              War Slang: American Fighting Words & Phrases Since the Civil War (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 3rd edition)

              By Dickson, Paul; Contributions by Lando, Ben

              • RRP: $42.50
              • $38.25
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              An expert on American slang reveals military lingo at its most colorful, innovative, brutal, and ironic. This up-to-date reference features convenient dictionary-style entries arranged chronologically by conflict.

              ISBN 9780486477503
              Published 19 May 2011 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – Title is in stock with supplier internationally
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              Rising to the Occasion: The Best Toasts for Any Celebration

              Rising to the Occasion: The Best Toasts for Any Celebration (Hardback)

              By Dickson, Paul

              • RRP: $15.99
              • $12.47
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              The perfect pocket guide for anyone who ever needs to give a toast.

              ISBN 9781620406632
              Published 28 May 2014 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age General Audience
              Usually ships 4-6 weeks – This is an indent title (internationally sourced to order from a local supplier).
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              Suddenly, Tomorrow Came: The NASA History of the Johnson Space Center
               

              Suddenly, Tomorrow Came: The NASA History of the Johnson Space Center (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Dethloff, Henry C.; Space; Introduction by Dickson, Paul

              • RRP: $48.99
              • $44.09
              • Save $4.90

              As the astronauts' home base and the site of Mission Control, the Johnson Space Center has witnessed some of America's most triumphant moments. This illustrated NASA history traces the center's development from its origins through 1993.

              ISBN 9780486477565
              Published 19 September 2012 by Dover Publications Inc.
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Dover Books on Astronomy
              Usually ships 6-12 working days – Title is in stock with supplier internationally
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