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How Mutual Funds Work, by Albert J. Fredman and Russ Wiles, paperback 334 pages, $16.95 $14.00

A Primer on Securitization, edited by Leon T. Kendall and Michael J. Fishman, hardback, 189 pages, $27.50 $21.95

Continuous-Time Finance, by Robert C. Merton, paperback, 732 pages, $31.95 $45.95 SOLD

Dynamic Hedging: Managing vanilla and exotic options, by Nassim Taleb, hardback 506 pages, $70 $59.50 $51.16 - SOLD!

Investments, 4th edition, by Bodie Kane & Marcus, hardback 115 pages, $69.95 $27.28 $20.00 £39

Volatility in the Capital Markets: State-of-the Art Techniques for Modeling, Managing and Trading Volatility, ed. Israel Nelken, hardback 224 pages,.. $150

Financial Management and Policy, 7th ed, by James C. Van Horne, paperback, 858 pages, ISBN 0-13-316811-5

Investment under Uncertainty, by Avinash K. Dixit and Robert S. Pindyck, hardback 468 pages, $55.00- one of the first books about real options

The Evaluation of Risk in Business Investment, by JC Hull, paperback 177 pages $74.75

The Handbook of Risk Management and Analysis, edited by Carol Alexander, hardback 367 pages, £65

Market Volatility, by Robert J. Shiller, paperback 464 pages, $32.95

Against the Gods: the remarkable story of risk, by Peter L. Bernstein, hardback 383 pages, $27.95 $24.46 - good novel



Heat and Thermodynamics, by Mark W. Zemansky and Richard H. Dittman, 6th edition, hardback, 543 pages, $78, ISBN 0-07-072807-9

Electric Power Transmission and Distribution, by Luces Faulkenberry and Walter Coffer, hardback, yellow cover, 582 pages, copyright 1996, ISBN 0-13-249947-9 £72


Curso de Espanol Para Extranjeros, Cuaderno de Ejercicios by Virgilio Borobio, paperback 80 pages, ISBN:348 35940 - £11

Curso de Espanol Para Extranjeros, Libro del Alumno by Virgilio borobio, paperback 223 pages, ISBN 8434835932 - £14

Working with Spanish: Level 1 (Working with Spanish), paperback 184 pages, ASIN: 0748720154 - £11 -SOLD !

Vocabulary for GCSE Spanish, by Geoff Taylor, paperback, 96 pages, ASIN: 074872852X -£6.99

Libre Echange: Level 1 Methode de Francais, by J. Courtillon and G.D. de Salins, paperback 239 pages, ISBN 2278040162 - £9

Libre Echange: Level 1 Cahier de L'eleve (workbook), paperaback, 136 pages 2278040170 - £4.80

Exercons-nous: 350 Exercices De Grammaire - Livre De L'eleve Niveau Debutant, Paperback 192 pages, ISBN 2010157338 - £6.20

Archipel - Level 1: Student's Book: Units 1-7, paperback 192 pages, ASIN: 2278034553 - £8.99

French a La Cartoon (A La Cartoon), paperback 120 pages, ASIN: 024554898X - £5.90

Merde! hardcover, 82 pages, ASIN: 0006377939 - £5.99 SOLD!

Deutsch Direkt: Workbook, paperback 96 pages, ASIN: 0563215461 - £7.99 SOLD !

German Grammar: a complete course in German grammar specially designed for students working on their own. Contains an invaluable reservoir of sentence patterns which can be called upon to meet any situation, by P.G. Wilson (Teach Yourself Books), 19th impression 1983, paperback 244 pages, ISBN: 0340261617 £3.99

Culture, social, psychology

Moving the Mountain: My Life in China from the Cultural Revolution to Tiananmen Square, by Li Lu, Hardcover 211 pages, ASIN: 0333539109 - £18

Living with Fear: Understanding and coping with anxiety, 2nd edition, by Isaac M. Marks MD, paperback 216 pages, ASIN: 0077097580 - £11 - SOLD!

Women Living Single: Thirty Women Share Their Stories of Navigating Through a Married World hardcover £11

Woman: an intimate geography by Natalie Angier, paperback 398 pages, 1999, £5.50

Derivatives and options pricing:

from easy and general to the more formulaic:

Cases in Financial Engineering: Applied Studies of Financial Innovation, by Scott Mason, Robert Merton, Andre Perold, Peter Tufano, hardback, 815 pages, copyright 1995, ISBN 0-13-079419-8 - £87

Options: The investor's complete toolkit, by Robert W. Kolb, paperback 216 pages$39.95 - sold

Financial Derivatives, by Robert W. Kolb, paperback 208 pages $15.95 - £21 with Options: investor's complete toolkit

Managing Financial Risk: a guide to derivative products financial engineering and value maximization, by Charles W. Smithson et al, hardback 538 pages, $49.00

Options Pricing: an international perspective, by Gordon Gemmill, paperback 275 pages, £27.95 $37.95 - £21
really useful, especially for beginners

Black-Scholes and Beyond: Option Pricing Models, by Neil A. Chriss, hardback 496 pages, $45.50 - excellent for binomial trees! £27 SOLD!

The Handbook of Exotic Options Instruments, Analysis and Applications
, ed. Israel Nelken, hardback 362 pages, $70 $70.00- excellent for exotics! Reluctant sale indeed! £73

Financial Options from theory to practice, edited by Stephen Figlewski et al, paperback 579 pages, $29.95 - really useful explanations of formulae - £14

Option Volatility and Pricing: Advanced Trading Strategies and Techniques, by Sheldon Natenberg, hardback 469 pages, $50 $41.96 - another must keep! £79 - reluctant sale. - sold

The Mathematics of Financial Derivatives a student introduction, by Paul Wilmott et al, paperback 317 pages, $24.95 $22.40 - £18 - sold

An Introduction to the Mathematics of Financial Derivatives, by Salih N. Neftci, hardback 352 pages $59.95 - sold

Financial Calculus: an introduction to derivative pricing
, by Martin Baxter and Andrew Rennie, hardback 233 pages $47.95

Option Pricing: mathematical models and computation, by Paul Wilmott et al, hardback 457 pages $165.00- all those partial differential equations!

Over the Rainbow: developments in exotic options and complex swaps, edited by Robert Jarrow, RISK BOOK paperback 343 pages $200


Product Leadership: Creating and Launching Superior New Products, by Robert G. Cooper, hardback, 314 pages, ISBN 0738200107

The Fifth Discipline: The Art and Practice of the Learning Organisation, by Peter Senge, paperback 423 pages, ASIN: 0385260954 -£12 SOLD

Buy it!
The Cluetrain Manifesto, the end of business as usual, by Rick Levine, Christopher Locke, Doc Searls, David Weinberger, paperback 188 pages, ASIN: 0273650238 - £8

Leading the Revolution
Leading the Revolution
, by Gary Hamel, hardcover 333 pages (Harvard Business School Press) ASIN: 1578511895 - £9.50

Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies, by James c. Colins and Jerry I. Porras, hardcover 322 pages, ASIN: 0887306713 - £5.90 SOLD!

The Fourth Dimension: a Guide to Personal Team and Organization Super-achievement, by Craig Hickman, Craig Bott, Marlon Berrett & Brad Angus, hardcover 222 pages ASIN: 0471132802 - £17.99

Digital Capital: Harnessing the Power of Business Webs, by Don tapscott, David Ticoll, and Alex Lowy, hardcover 272 pages, ASIN: 1578511933 - £7

Stepping Up: Women's Guide to Career Development by Nadine Kazerounian, hardcover, 325 pages, ASIN: 0077098021 - £18.99

Business Ethics: ethical decision making and cases, by O. C. Ferrell and John Fraedrich, ASIN: 0395554217 - £11

Cultures and Organizations: software of the mind, intercultural cooperation and its importance for survival, by Geert Hofstede, paperback 279 pages, ISBN: 000293074 - £13 SOLD!

Career Strategies for the Working Woman by Adele Scheele, Ph.D, paperback 256 pages, ASIN: 0671885235 £6.99 SOLD!

Help Yourself: Finding Hope, Courage, and Happiness by Dave Pelzer, paperback 218 pages, ASIN: 0452282764 £4.99

Get a Life Without Sacrificing Your Career: How to Make More Time for What's Really Important by Dianna Booher, paperback 295 pages, ASIN: 0070066477 £6.99 SOLD!

Economics, energy economics, econometrics:

Buy it at now! NEW!

Risk and flexibility in electricity: introduction to the fundamentals and techniques, edited by Anne Ku, 250 pages, hardcover ISBN:1904339115 - £80

Energy Decisions and the Environment: A Guide to the Use of Multicriteria Methods (International Series in Operations Research and Management Science) by Benjamin Hobbs and Peter Meier, hardcover, 257 pages, ASIN: 079237875X - £77

Policy of Discontent: The Making of a National Energy Strategy
by Vito Stagliano, hardcover, 446 pages, ASIN: 0878148175 - £34

A Theory of Incentives in Procurement and Regulation, by Jean-Jacques Laffont and Jean Tirole, hardback 705 pages, $45 $65.00 - fundamental textbook

Competition and Choice in Electricity
, by Sally Hunt and Graham Shuttleworth, hardback 237 pages, ISBN: 0471957828 (Feburary 1996) limited availability - much sought after, £111

The Prize: The Epic Quest for Oil, Money and Power, by Daniel Yergin, Hardback, ISBN 0-671-50248-4877 £29 SOLD!

Retail Wheeling: a guide for end-users
, by Peter C. Christensen, hardback 271 pages
Limited availability $14.00

Using Consensus Building to Improve Utility Regulation, by Jonathan Raab, paperback 316 pages

A Shock to the System: Restructuring America's Electricity Industry (Resources for the Future), by Brennan, Palmer et al, paperback, 138 pages, ISBN 0915707802 £16 SOLD

The Electric Industry in Transition, published by Public Utilities Reports, paperback 287 pages - available direct from analyticalQ

Privatization: an economic analysis, by John Vickers and George Yarrow, paperback 454 pages, $26.50

Industrial Organization: theory and applications, by Oz Shy, paperback 466 pages, $25 $37.95 SOLD! £18

The Economics of Regulation: principles and institutions, by Alfred E. Kahn, paperback 360 pages, $35 $45.00

International Comparisons of Electricity Regulation, edited by Richard J. Gilbert and Edward P. Kahn, hardback 500 pages, $59.95 $75.00

Econometric models & Economic Forecasts
, by Robert S. Pindyck & Daniel L. Rubinfeld, hardback 596 pages, ISBN: 0079132928, $74 $112.20 - £65

A Guide to Econometrics, 2nd edition, by Peter Kennedy, hardcover 238 pages, 1985, ISBN 0631144196, originally £22.50 now £15

The MIT Dictionary of Modern Economics, 4th ed by David W. Pearce, paperback 474 pages, $17.46 - SOLD!

The Analytics of Uncertainty and Information
, by Jack Hirshleifer and John G. Riley, paperback 465 pages, ISBN: 0521283698, $29.00 £25.95

Game Theory: mathematical models of conflict, by A. J. Jones, paperback 309 pages, $8.35 £11 SOLD !

Hobbies, Travel

The New Vegetable & Herb Expert by Dr. D.G. Hessayon, paperback 144 pages, ISBN 0903505460 £4.99 - SOLD!

The Easy-Care Gardening Expert by Dr D.G. Hessayon, ISBN 0903505444 Paperback 128 pages. £4.00

Survivors London: London's New Alternative Guide, by Mike Considine, Kate Brady, and marijke Acket, paperback 300 pages, 1989, ASIN: 0951486306 £6.99


Mathematics, statistics:

Lindo: An Optimisation Modelling System, Text and Software, 4th edition, by Linus Schrage, hardback, includes 3.5 inch floppy disk, 370 pages, ISBN 089426-150-9 - SOLD

Forecasting: methods and applications 2nd ed, by Makridakis, Wheelwright and McGee, hardback 926 pages, $90.65

Time Series Analysis, by James D. Hamilton, hardback 799 pages, $59.50 $75.00 - £35 SOLD!

Probability for Applications, by Paul E. Pfeiffer, hardback 679 pages, $44.96 $119.00 SOLD

Probability an introduction, by Samuel Goldberg, paperback 322 pages, $9.95 $9.56 SOLD!

Numerical Analysis 2nd ed., by David Kincaid and Ward Cheney, hardcover 804 pages, ISBN: 0534130143 , $67.50 An indispensable reference text! Lots of useful formulae! £59

Numerical Methods for Scientists and Engineers 2nd ed., by R.W. Hamming, paperback 721 pages, $15.95 $13.96

2nd edition
Statistical Methods for Survival Data Analysis 2nd ed., by Elisa T. Lee, hardback 482 pages $105.00 £39

An Introduction to Probability Theory and Its Applications vol. 1, 3rd edition, by William Feller, hardback 509 pages, $89.95 $96.95

An Introduction to Probability Theory and Its Applications Vol. 2, 2nd edition, by William Feller, hardback 669 pages, $89.95 $96.95

Response Surface Methodology: Process and Product Optimization Using Designed Experiments, by Raymond H. Myers and Douglas C. Mongomery, hardback 700 pages, $59.95 $94.95 - SOLD! - £25

Bayesian Analysis of Linear Models
, by Lyle D. Broemeling, paperback 454 pages, $145.00 $175.00

Categorical Data Analysis, by Alan Agresti, hardback 558 pages, $69.95 $89.95

Mathematical Methods for Physicists 4th ed., by George B. Arfken and Hans J. Weber, hardback 1029 pages, $64.95 $89.95 £40 SOLD!

Operational Research Techniques, by S French, R Hartley, LC thomas, and DJ White, paperback, 266 pages, ASIN: 0713135573 - £18

Handbook of Mathematical Formulas and Integrals, by Alan Jeffrey, paperback, 410 pages, ASIN: 0123825806 - £59

Calculus of Variations with applications to Physics and Engineering, by Robert Weinstock, paperback 326 pages, $8.95 $10.36

Ordinary Differential Equations: an elementary textbook for students of mathematics engineering and the sciences, by Morris Tenenbaum and Harry Pollard, paperback 808 pages, $18.95 $13.96

Partial Differential Equations for Scientists and Engineers, by Stanley J. Farlow, paperback 414 pages, $12.95 $11.96

Essential Calculus with applications, by Richard A. Silverman, paperback 292 pages, $9.95 $9.56

A First Course in Partial Differential Equations with complex variables and transform methods, by H.F. Weinberger, paperback 446 pages, $14.95

Coping with Numbers, by David Targett, paperback £22

Computer, Websites

Creating Killer Web Sites: the art of third generation site design
, 2nd edition, by David Siegel, ISBN: 1568304331, paperback 306 pages £24

The Non-designer's Design book: Design and typographic Principles for the Visual Novice, by Robin Williams, paperback 144 pages, £10 SOLD!

Web Performance Tuning by Patrick Killelea, Copyright 1998, paperback 351 pages, ISBN 1565923790

Mind-Storms: Children, computers, and Powerful Ideas - all about LOGO- how it was invented and how it works, by Seymour Papert,paperback 230 pages, Copyright 1980, ISBN 0710804725 £6.99




Jonbenet Ramsey

JonBenet: Inside the Ramsey Murder Investigation by Steve Thomas with Don Davis, hardcover 356 pages, ISBN 0312253265 £12.99 - SOLD! similar story to Patty Brightwell Vaughan, who disappeared on the same day