books about: 1972-1973
How to Keep Your Volkswagen Alive: A Manual of Step-by-Step Procedures for the Compleat Idiot
Avalon Travel Publishing
First published in 1969, this classic manual of automotive repair equips VW owners with the knowledge to handle every situation they will come across with any air-cooled Volkswagen built through 1978, including Bugs, Karmann Ghias, vans, and campers. With easy-to-understand, fun-to-read information — for novice and veteran mechanics alike — anecdotal descriptions, and clear language, this book takes the mystery out of diagnostic, ...
2015 Standard Catalog of World Paper Money - Modern Issues: 1961-Present
A network of more than 80 international paper money collectors and dealers work with editor, George S. Cuhaj, to ensure that the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money, Modern Issues, is the most comprehensive resource available for proper identification, description and valuation of modern world bank notes. All circulating paper bank notes worldwide are included in this one-of-a-kind catalog. Completely analyzed and updated pricing. Extensively ...
Images of Organization
SAGE Publications, Inc
Since its first publication over twenty years ago, Images of Organization has become a classic in the canon of management literature. The book is based on a very simple premise—that all theories of organization and management are based on implicit images or metaphors that stretch our imagination in a way that can create powerful insights, but at the risk of distortion. Gareth Morgan provides a rich and comprehensive resource for exploring ...
Picking Winners: A Horseplayer's Guide
A classic guide to handicap strategies in the field of thoroughbred racing Just as football evolved with the introduction of the forward pass and basketball with the development of the jump shot, so too was handicapping forever changed by the use of speed figures—and it all started with Andrew Beyer. With a foreword discussing the changes that have swept horse racing since the book's original publication in 1975, Picking Winners is ...
Pre: The Story of America's Greatest Running Legend, Steve Prefontaine
The story of America's greatest running legend. For five years, no American runner could beat him at any distance over a mile. But at the age of 24, with his best years still ahead, long-distance runner Steve Prefontaine finally lost. Driving alone at night after a party, Prefontaine crashed his sports car, putting a tragic, shocking end to the life and career of one of the most influential, accomplished runners of our time. More than 20 years ...
We the People, Volume 3: The Civil Rights Revolution
The Civil Rights Revolution carries Bruce Ackerman's sweeping reinterpretation of constitutional history into the era beginning with Brown v. Board of Education. From Rosa Parks's courageous defiance, to Martin Luther King's resounding cadences in "I Have a Dream," to Lyndon Johnson's leadership of Congress, to the Supreme Court's decisions redefining the meaning of equality, the movement to end racial discrimination decisively changed our ...
Volkswagen Station Wagon, Bus (Type 2) Official Service Manual: 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, ...
This Volkswagen Station Wagon / Bus Repair Manual Type 2: 1968-1979 offers air cooled Volkswagen Bus and Van enthusiasts comprehensive repair information for their Type 2 vehicles. Maintenance, tune-up, and mechanical repairs are covered (except the 1974 and later Campmobile interior equipment). Fuel injection troubleshooting and repair is described with full instructions for making the necessary electrical tests. The aim throughout this ...
How to Rebuild Your Volkswagen air-Cooled Engine (All models, 1961 and up)
How to Rebuild Your Volkswagen air-Cooled Engine (All models, 1961 and up)
The Collapse of Complex Societies (New Studies in Archaeology)
Joseph A. Tainter
Cambridge University Press
Political disintegration is a persistent feature of world history. The Collapse of Complex Societies, though written by an archaeologist, will therefore strike a chord throughout the social sciences. Any explanation of societal collapse carries lessons not just for the study of ancient societies, but for the members of all such societies in both the present and future. Dr. Tainter describes nearly two dozen cases of collapse and reviews more ...
The Ivy Portfolio: How to Invest Like the Top Endowments and Avoid Bear Markets
Mebane T. Faber
Eric W. Richardson
A do-it-yourself guide to investing like the renowned Harvard and Yale endowments. The Ivy Portfolio shows step-by-step how to track and mimic the investment strategies of the highly successful Harvard and Yale endowments. Using the endowment Policy Portfolios as a guide, the authors illustrate how an investor can develop a strategic asset allocation using an ETF-based investment approach. The Ivy Portfolio also reveals a novel method for ...
The Great Eight: The 1975 Cincinnati Reds (Memorable Teams in Baseball History)
Society for American Baseball Research (SABR)
University of Nebraska Press
The 1975 Cincinnati Reds, also known as the “Big Red Machine,” are not just one of the most memorable teams in baseball history—they are unforgettable. While the Reds dominated the National League from 1972 to 1976, it was the ’75 team that surpassed them all, winning 108 games and beating the Boston Red Sox in a thrilling 7-game World Series. Led by Hall of Fame manager Sparky Anderson, the team’s roster included other legends such as ...
A Unique Look at Big League Baseball - 2014 Edition: Broadcaster's Edition
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Unique History, Photos & Statistics through the 2013 season for ALL Baseball Fans. Used by broadcasters from 21 different MLB teams during the 2012 & 2013 seasons, as well as many broadcasters and sportwriters from ESPN, Comcast, etc., and thousands of baseball fans. ***** Jayson Stark, ESPN: "The greatest baseball record book ever! It hasn't been more than 6 inches from my possession since I got my hands on it." ***** Dave Van Horne, Miami ...
Merchants of Grain: The Power and Profits of the Five Giant Companies at the Center of the World's Food Supply
The first and only book to describe the seven secretive families and five far-flung companies that control the world's food supplies. Little has changed their central role since Morgan's best-selling book first appeared in 1979.
The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock and Roll: The Definitive History of the Most Important Artists ...
Rolling Stone Magazine
The ultimate illustrated history of rock & roll--comprehensive, authoritative, and fully updated with coverage of the most important new sounds and artists of the 1980s and `90s.
Learning from Las Vegas - Revised Edition: The Forgotten Symbolism of Architectural Form
The MIT Press
Learning from Las Vegas created a healthy controversy on its appearance in 1972, calling for architects to be more receptive to the tastes and values of "common" people and less immodest in their erections of "heroic," self-aggrandizing monuments.This revision includes the full texts of Part I of the original, on the Las Vegas strip, and Part II, "Ugly and Ordinary Architecture, or the Decorated Shed," a generalization from the findings of the ...
Mustang 1964 1/2 - 73 Restoration Guide (Motorbooks Workshop)
This ultimate book of knowledge on Ford's famous pony car has been updated to include all models through 1973. A technical reference source for an authentic restoration, judging parts and options originality, and deciphering serial numbers and data plate codes. Packed with 1,000+ photos, this book covers all first-generation Mustangs, from the earliest 1964 1/2 and 1965 models up through 1973.
The Adult Learner
Malcolm S. Knowles
Elwood F. Holton III
Taylor & Francis
"A great update of a classic. Should be required reading for anyone involved with adult learning in schools, businesses and communities." Sam Stern, Professor & Dean, School of Education, Oregon State University, USA How do you tailor education to the learning needs of adults? Do they learn differently from children? How does their life experience inform their learning processes? These were the questions at the heart of Malcolm ...
Volkswagen Official Service Manual Super Beetle, Beetle & Karmann Ghia: 1970-1979
Inc Robert Bentley
Robert Bentley, Inc
Service to Volkswagen is of top priority to Volkswagen organization and has always include the continuing development and introduction of new and expanded services. In line with this purpose, Volkswagen of America, Inc., has completeness, with practical explanations, step-by-step procedures, and accurate specifications. Though the do-it -yourself Volkswagen owner will find this manual indispensable as a source of the same detailed maintenance ...
Half Man, Half Bike: The Life of Eddy Merckx, Cycling's Greatest Champion
Chicago Review Press
Eddy Merckx is to cycling what Muhammad Ali is to boxing or Pele to soccer: simply the best there has ever been. Merckx amassed an astonishing 445 victories. Lance Armstrong, by comparison, managed fewer than 100. Merckx didn’t just beat his opponents; he crushed them. But his triumphs only tell half a story that includes horrific injury, a doping controversy, and tragedy. He was nicknamed “the Cannibal” for his ...
The Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants: Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications
Albert Hofmann (Foreward)
Park Street Press
The most comprehensive guide to the botany, history, distribution, and cultivation of all known psychoactive plants • Examines 414 psychoactive plants and related substances • Explores how using psychoactive plants in a culturally sanctioned context can produce important insights into the nature of reality • Contains 797 color photographs and 645 black-and-white illustrations In the traditions of every culture, plants have been highly ...
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