100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask
With Answers from Top Brokers from Around the Country
4th Edition Paperback ISBN: 1524763438
From the most trusted name in real estate, a new and fully updated edition of the indispensable guide that helps first-time buyers land the home of their dreams What does "location, location, location" really mean? How do I decide what to offer on a house? What exactly is the closing? Buying a home is one of the most important decisions in any person's life. It will be the place where you plant your roots, come home after a long day, raise a family, or make a successful investment. But how, with everything from student loans and an uncertain marketplace stacked against you, do you get to that idyllic future? In 100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask, Ilyce Glink, one of the most trusted names in real estate, answers all of your questions about home buying--and some you didn't know you had--and takes you on a personal journey from open houses to moving day. Weaving together advice from top brokers around the country with illustrative stories and her own unparalleled expertise, 100 Questions is a one-stop shop to getting the home of your dreams.
1908 Sears, Roebuck & Co. Catalogue
Paperback ISBN: 1632206862
A fascinating piece of history and a window to turn-of-the-century America. The Sears, Roebuck & Co. catalog was the Amazon.com of its day, giving American families across the country access to thousands of items from clothing and furniture to buggies and hair tonic. Whether they could buy it or not, people would pour over the massive volume that represented an icon in American retail. The 1908 Sears, Roebuck & Co. Catalogue offers an amazing look at life in early twentieth-century America. Sears, Roebuck & Co. have defined and innovated American retail for years, As the company grew from humble beginnings, it’s catalog selection exploded to include all sorts of categories and encompassed almost everything imaginable. With merchandise ranging from ordinary to fantastical (and almost all of it priced at the pennies-on-the-dollar rate of the time), browsing through this vintage collection is sure to be an enjoyable experience.
ABA Consumer Guide to Adopting a Child
Everything You Need to Know for a Successful Adoption
Paperback ISBN: 1634250230
This is one book in the ABA Consumer Guide Series. This volume examines the process of adopting a child, and provides readers with the information needed to understand and navigate the adoption process and to successfully adopt a child. The books provides background information and history on adoption, and offers essential guidance from the American Bar Association on approaching the process with confidence and making good decisions every step of the way.
The ABA Consumer Guide to Employee Rights
Understanding and Asserting Your Rights on the Job
Paperback ISBN: 1634250214
This is one book in the ABA Consumer Guide Series. This volume examines the rights of employees, and provides readers with their options when their relationship with their employer sours. The book explains everything yen need to know about your rights as an employee, from job security and termination issues to discrimination, job applicant rights and more. It's a perfect guide for anyone involved in a employee/employer legal dispute.
Architectural Books in Early America
Architectural Treaties and Building Handbooks Available in American Libraries and Bookstores Through 1800
Hardcover ISBN: 188471899x
An annotated bibliography citing 147 books that influenced business and the built landscape in colonial America. Schimmelman (art history, Oakland U.) has updated and revised her 1985 publication that was part of the Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society. Similar bibliographies have not appeared since 1961 and 1946. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Secrets to Saving 20% to 50% on Baby Cribs, Car Seats, Strollers, High Chairs and Much, Much More!
Paperback ISBN: 188939257x
America's best-selling and best-loved guide to baby gear is back with an updated and revised edition! Yes, a baby book that actually answers the big question about having a baby: How am I going to afford all this? With the average cost of a baby topping $7000 for just the first year alone, new parents need creative solutions and innovative ideas to navigate the consumer maze that confronts all parents-to-be. Baby Bargains is the answer! Inside, you’ll discover: • NAME BRAND REVIEWS of car seats, bedding, strollers ,high chairs, diapers and more! • Dozens of safety tips to affordably baby proof your home. • FIVE wastes of money with baby clothes and the best outlet bargains. • NINE tips to saving money on cribs, plus in-depth reviews of crib brands. • THE TRUTH ABOUT STROLLERS—and which brands work best in the real world. • The SEVEN MOST RIDICULOUS BABY PRODUCTS. • DETAILED CHARTS that compare brands of cribs, strollers, car seats and more! This new 12th edition adds the latest tips and advice on getting bargains on baby gear, including: - The latest model strollers and car seats, all reviewed and rated. - Detailed crib reviews with in-depth brand comparisons. - Top picks for dozens of items, from high chairs to infant car seats. - Expanded coverage of baby carriers with best picks.
The Best of America's Test Kitchen 2019
Best Recipes, Equipment Reviews, and Tastings
Hardcover ISBN: 1945256532
The best of the best--including recipes, tastings, and testings--of 2019, all compiled into one must-have collection from America's most trusted kitchen. A carefully curated collection--in full color for the first time--of ATK's best recipes of the year, selected from the hundreds of recipes developed for Cook's Illustrated and Cook's Country magazines and for new books such as The Complete Make-Ahead Cookbook, The Complete Slow Cooker, Nutritious Delicious, How to Roast Everything, Just Add Sauce, The Perfect Cake, and Multicooker Perfection. This year's edition offers a wide array of fresh, foolproof recipes like Chinese Pork Dumplings, Shrimp Po' Boys, Braised Brisket with Pomegranate, Cumin, and Cilantro, Thai Grilled Cornish Hens with Chili Dipping Sauce, and Roasted Lobster Tails. And we didn't forget about dessert! From Easy Holiday Sugar Cookies and Lazy Strawberry Sonker to Coconut Cream Pie and Blackberry-Mascarpone Lemon Cake, this collection will satisfy every sweet tooth. All of this year's ingredient and equipment tastings and testings are here, too. Want to find out which high-end blender makes the grade? Wonder how we selected our top supermarket turkey? Curious to know which roll of paper towels really gets the job done? For the answers to these questions and more, look no further than The Best of America's Test Kitchen 2019.
Bi-rite Market's Eat Good Food
A Grocer's Guide to Shopping, Cooking & Creating Community Through Food
Hardcover ISBN: 158008303x
A cookbook and market guide from the nation’s premier neighborhood grocery store, featuring expert advice on how to identify the top ingredients in any supermarket and 90 vibrant recipes that make optimal use of the goods. San Francisco’s Bi-Rite Market has a following akin to a hot restaurant—its grocery goods and prepared foods have made it a destination for lovers of great food. In Eat Good Food, former chef turned market owner Sam Mogannam explains how to source and use the finest farm-fresh ingredients and artisanal food products, decipher labels and terms, and build a great pantry. More engaging than a field guide and more informative than a standard cookbook, and with primers on cooking techniques and anecdotes that will entertain, enlighten, and inspire, Eat Good Food will revolutionize the way home cooks shop and eat.
Black Powder Long Arms & Pistols - Reproductions & Replicas
Hardcover ISBN: 188676896x
Black Powder Long Arms & Pistols - Reproductions & Replicas by Dennis Adler is the only publication covering the wide variety of reproduction black powder long arms and pistols manufactured since 1959. The sister publication to the award-winning Black Powder Revolvers - Reproductions & Replicas released in 2008, this lavishly illustrated deluxe book with hundreds of stunning color images is sure to be enjoyed and appreciated by black powder enthusiasts worldwide. Written and photographed by award-winning author and photographer Dennis Adler, this new title showcases the most recently manufactured makes and models. Black Powder Long Arms & Pistols - Reproductions & Replicas is a must-have book for anyone who collects or shoots black powder replicas.