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  • 1,003 Great Things About Getting Older

    By Lisa Birnbach

    Our Price: $10.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780836226997
    • Publisher: Andrews McMeel Pub
    • Published: June 1997
    Grandma Moses was old. Methuselah was old. Bob Hope was old. But boomers getting gray hairs and wrinkles? It can't be!Aging has been a normal human condition since the dawn of humankind, but for the boundless boomer bulge hitting its thirties, forties, and fifties, giving aging angst a whole new meaning. In this hilarious book, well-known humor writers Lisa Birnbach, Ann Hodgman, Patricia Marx, and David Owen have brought together countless reasons for their maturing compatriots to look on the bright side of getting older. 1,003 Great Things About Getting Older will convince you that aging isn't so bad. Finally you can eat dinner at 4:00. Your Pineapple Pez Dispenser is worth $900. Chances grow smaller every year that you will die in childbirth. You'll learn about nonagenarians like the Delaney sisters, Henny Youngman, and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., and the secrets of the very old (yogurt, scotch, and pain killers). All in all, the book is a compendium of humor, trivia and real information.1,003 Great Things About Getting Older is a perfect feel-good gift to raise the spirits of anyone concerned about a few wrinkles or gray hairs.
  • Alfa Romeo (Grandi Marche)

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Oversize Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111941327
    • Publisher: Edizioni Acanthus
    • Published: 1985
  • Anti-Submarine Warfare: An Ilustrated History

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $42.95
    • ISBN-13: 9781591140146
    • Publisher: US Naval Institute Press
  • Cabinet's Finest Hour: The Hidden Agenda of May 1940

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $29.95
    • ISBN-13: 9781910376553
    • Publisher: Haus Pub.
  • English Philanthropy, 1660-1960

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $20.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781399894661
    • Publisher: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
    • Published: 1964
  • Espionage: Fascinating Stories of Spies and Spying

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $13.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780762108121
    • Publisher: Reader's Digest
    • Published: November 2006
    Comprehensive in its sweep, 'Espionage' is authoritative and informative, as accessible as it is enthralling. Investigative reporter David Owen thoroughly covers the trade - its history, from medieval Venice to the currentwar in Iraq, its operational methods, and its wide-ranging players, patriots, profiteers, and traitors. Based on previously unavailable documents, now made public under the Freedom of Information Act, 'Espionage' sheds light on the everyday challenges and priorities of spies in our midst.
  • Little Book of Forensics: 50 of the World's Most Infamous Criminal Cases Solved by Science

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $14.95
    • Format: FlexiBind
    • ISBN-13: 9780061374203
    • Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS
    • Published: February 2008
    Reveals how fifty famous international criminal cases were solved by leading-edge scientific methods, in a layperson's anthology that documents the applications of a wide variety of technologies, from DNA analysis and toxicology to document identification and electronic forensics. Original. 20,000 first printing.
  • My Usual Game: Adventures in Golf

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $19.00
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780385483384
    • Publisher: Main Street Books
    • Published: May 1996
    A funny, offbeat chronicle of the author's experiences with the game includes a week spent with the inventor of the modern golf club, travels with friends to tacky Myrtle Beach, and the secret relationship between golf and beer. Reprint.
  • Sheetrock and Shellac: A Thinking Person's Guide to the Art and Science of Home Improvement

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $7.50
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780743251198
    • Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER
    • Published: May 2006
    Acclaimed New Yorker writer David Owen brings us an insightful look at the places we live and the renovations we do to them. Recounting his own home renovation and construction projects, Owen walks us through his on-going quest to both improve his home and his well-being. As his skill grows, so does his confidence, and some of the projects that once seemed outlandish are well within his means. A delightful read that transcends the limits of the normal home repair book, 'Sheetrock & Shellac' encourages you to not only change your surroundings but the way you view them.
  • South Wales Collieries

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $27.50
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780752423937
    • Publisher: Trafalgar Square
    • Published: January 2004
  • The Conundrum

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $24.99
    • Format: Audio/CD
    • ISBN-13: 9781452657172
    • Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
    • Published: March 2012
    Outlines a practical contrarian manifesto on modern environmental issues that challenges perceptions that current practices will be sufficient, revealing facts and ways to apply initially counter-intuitive but ultimately beneficial methods for securing asustainable environment.
  • The Conundrum

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $34.99
    • Format: Audio/CD
    • ISBN-13: 9781452607177
    • Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
    • Published: March 2012
    Outlines a practical contrarian manifesto on modern environmental issues that challenges perceptions that current practices will be sufficient, revealing facts and ways to apply initially counter-intuitive but ultimately beneficial methods for securing asustainable environment.
  • The Conundrum: How Scientific Innovation, Increased Efficiency, and Good Intentions Can Make Our Energy and Climate Problems Worse

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $12.60
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781594485619
    • Publisher: Riverhead Trade
    • Published: February 2012
  • Viva! Alfa Romeo

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $25.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780854292073
    • Publisher: HAYNES
    • Published: November 1976
  • Where the Water Goes: Life and Death Along the Colorado River

    By David Owen

    Our Price: $14.00 - $28.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781594633775
    • Publisher: Riverhead Books
    • Published: April 2017

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