Text-size

Cover image for The 48 laws of power
ISBN#9780140280197
BIB ID#879342
Call# 303.3 G

The 48 laws of power

3.6
Author
Publisher
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 2000, c1998.
Subjects
Description
xxiii, 452 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary
"A Joost Elffers production." Originally published: New York : Viking, 1998.

Reviews and Notes

Summary/Annotation ->  Amoral, cunning, ruthless, and instructive, this multi-million-copy New York Times bestseller is the definitive manual for anyone interested in gaining, observing, or defending against ultimate control - from the author of The Laws of Human Nature.

In the book that People magazine proclaimed "beguiling" and "fascinating," Robert Greene and Joost Elffers have distilled three thousand years of the history of power into 48 essential laws by drawing from the philosophies of Machiavelli, Sun Tzu, and Carl Von Clausewitz and also from the lives of figures ranging from Henry Kissinger to P.T. Barnum.

Some laws teach the need for prudence ("Law 1: Never Outshine the Master"), others teach the value of confidence ("Law 28: Enter Action with Boldness"), and many recommend absolute self-preservation ("Law 15: Crush Your Enemy Totally"). Every law, though, has one thing in common: an interest in total domination. In a bold and arresting two-color package, The 48 Laws of Power is ideal whether your aim is conquest, self-defense, or simply to understand the rules of the game.

Availability

Locationsort iconCall NumberItem TypeVolumeBarcodeStatus
Arverne303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228608893449In Transit Requested
Astoria303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228613744819Due 6-26-2019
Briarwood303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228613489456Due 7-8-2019
Cambria Heights303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228607583405Due 6-17-2019
Cambria Heights303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228607583579Due 5-30-2019
Cambria Heights303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228608625064Due 6-13-2019
Central Adult Non-Fiction303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228607909626Due 6-28-2019
Central Adult Non-Fiction303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228587541399Due 7-2-2019
Central Adult Non-Fiction303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228609635476Due 7-8-2019
Elmhurst303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228596618113Due 6-24-2019
Flushing303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228609248064Available
Flushing303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228609248072Due 6-14-2019
Forest Hills303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback303.3G0228513559135Available
Fresh Meadows303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228607972608Due 6-12-2019
Glen Oaks303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228607558506Due 7-3-2019
Hollis303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228596352648Due 6-7-2019
Howard Beach303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228596316841In Transit
Kew Gardens Hills303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228617098485Due 6-26-2019
Lefrak City303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228609160772Due 7-5-2019
Lefrak City303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228449090502Due 7-3-2019
Long Island City303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228609672610Due 7-1-2019
Mitchell-Linden303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228546592210On Hold
Peninsula303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228609251688Due 6-1-2019
Pomonok303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228545067636Due 6-27-2019
Poppenhusen303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228607968770Due 7-6-2019
Queens Village303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228614695713On Hold
Queens Village303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228614695721Due 7-2-2019
Queens Village303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228613611646Due 6-24-2019
Queens Village303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228596980885Available
Queens Village MAB303.3 G21 Day Non-Requestable0228597000196Available
Rego Park303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228580980339Due 6-27-2019
Rego Park303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228608906985Due 6-15-2019
Richmond Hill303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228561352094On Hold
Ridgewood303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228583187916In Transit Requested
Rochdale Village303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228586356062Due 7-5-2019
South Hollis303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228583327967In Transit
St.Albans303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228608793730Due 6-29-2019
Sunnyside303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228591168775Due 7-3-2019
Windsor Park303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228515185160On Hold
Woodhaven303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228588122124On Hold
Woodside303.3 GAdult Trade Paperback0228613476701Due 6-29-2019

Marc Record

01054cam a2200349 a 4500
001
vtls000879342
003
NJQ
005
20080623195700.0
008
001115r20001998nyu b 001 0 eng d
010
 
 
$o bl 00014853
020
 
 
$a 0140280197 (pbk.) : $c $17.00
035
 
 
$a stmpAIH-4339
039
 
9
$y 200806231957 $z load
040
 
 
$a NjBwBT $c NjBwBT
050
1
4
$a BD438 $b .G74 2000
082
 
4
$a 303.3 $2 21
099
 
 
$a 303.3 G
100
1
 
$a Greene, Robert.
245
1
4
$a The 48 laws of power / $c Robert Greene.
246
3
 
$a Power
246
3
 
$a Forty-eight laws of power
260
 
 
$a New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : $b Penguin Books, $c 2000, c1998.
300
 
 
$a xxiii, 452 p. ; $c 24 cm.
500
 
 
$a "A Joost Elffers production."
500
 
 
$a Originally published: New York : Viking, 1998.
504
 
 
$a Includes bibliographical references (p. 431-432) and index.
650
 
 
$a Power (Philosophy)
650
 
 
$a Control (Psychology)
700
1
 
$a Elffers, Joost.
948
 
 
$a 04/19/2004 $b 11/16/2006
995
 
 
$a CTCHEN-CC
999
 
 
$a VIRTUA50