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Bargain fever : how to shop in a discounted world / Mark Ellwood.

Ellwood, Mark. (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781591845805
  • ISBN: 1591845807
  • Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: New York : Portfolio/Penguin, [2013]

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 640.73/Ellwood (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Main NEW TX 335 .E45 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 09/05/2014
Danvers New Books TX 335 E45 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 09/08/2014
Melrose New Books (Browsing Room) 640.73 Ellwood (Text to phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 640.73/ELLWOOD (Text to phone) Checked out 08/23/2014
Swampscott Thomson Room 640.73 El (Text to phone) Missing -
Winthrop Adult Nonfiction 640.73 Ell 2013 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Your brain on sales -- Couponmania -- Purchase history -- How the other half saves -- Let's make a deal or you'll never pay retail again -- Discountphobia : the mainstays of never marking down -- The world on sale : bargaining at the bazaar and other stories -- The future of bargain fever.
Summary: A spirited investigation into the world of bargain hunting and how shoppers and sellers try to one-up each other -- from the haggling bazaars of Istanbul to Black Friday at a mall in upstate New York to pinnacles of global luxury such as Hermes and Louis Vuitton.
Subject: Shopping.
Consumer education.

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