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Consumer Reports Books

Overview
Works: 253 works in 446 publications in 1 language and 32,791 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Handbooks and manuals  Dictionaries  Popular works 
Roles: Other, Editor, Author
Classifications: TX324, 648.5
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Most widely held works by Consumer Reports Books
How to clean practically anything by Monte Florman( Book )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 1,871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides practical ways to clean household and personal items, including appliances, upholstery, carpets, and automobiles
The Consumer reports money book : how to get it, save it, and spend it wisely by Consumer reports( Book )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 1,080 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to money management
Used car buying guide( )

in English and held by 753 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The contraceptive handbook : a guide to safe and effective choices by Beverly Winikoff( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Procedures now available. In clear, nontechnical language, they discuss your birth control options: condoms, diaphragms, cervical caps, sponges, and spermicides; pills and implants; IUDs; tubal occlusion and vasectomy; "natural" methods; and morning-after contraception. Each discussion includes a detailed description of how a particular method works as well as assessments of its general efficiency and safety, advantages and disadvantages, possible side and long-term
Pest control for home and garden : the safest and most effective methods for you and the environment by Michael Hansen( Book )

2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to controlling home and garden pests using the Integrated Pest management system that uses the pests' biology against them
The Medicine show; Consumers Union's practical guide to some everyday health problems and health products by Consumer Reports Books( Book )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Interior design on your own : the complete guide to home decorating by Jill Blake( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to baby products by Sandy Jones( Book )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2001 in English and held by 592 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assesses the safety, durability, comfort, and performance of toys, clothes, food, cribs, and many other other products for babies
New car buying guide( )

in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Complete drug reference( )

in English and held by 571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The physician's guide to cataracts, glaucoma, and other eye problems by John Eden( Book )

3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to cataracts, glaucoma, and other eye problems, separating myth from fact, and giving the authoritative information on preserving vision
How to buy a house, condo, or co-op by Michael C Thomsett( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Homeowner's legal guide by Cynthia L Cooper( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The guide helps to prevent trouble before it begins, with terms that apply to all 50 states, regarding legal rights and responsibilites as a homeowner
How to settle an estate : a manual for executors and trustees by Charles Plotnick( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Know your personal liability. Locate assets and debts. Collect government benefits. File a will for probate. Administer a trust. Arrange guardianships. Invest estate assets. Plus checklists, sample letters, and forms"--Jacket. Also includes material on life insurance, estate taxes, and anatomical gifts
Consumer drug reference( )

in English and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New medicine show : Consumers Union's practical guide to some everyday health problems and health products( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The facts about drug use : coping with drugs and alcohol in your family, at work, in your community by Barry Stimmel( Book )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how drugs--including alcohol, nicotine, cocaine, and amphetamines--affects the mind and body, and discusses treatment methods. Bibliog
Creative ideas for household storage by Graham Blackburn( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides ideas for creating storage areas throughout the home and includes instructions for building tailored storage spaces
Testing : behind the scenes at Consumer reports, 1936-1986( Book )

2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A patient's guide to surgery by Edward L Bradley( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Among topics covered: Evaluating alternatives to surgery; deciding when to have surgery; getting a second opinion; changing surgeons; surgical fees; descriptions of the most common surgical operations; choices in procedures and anesthesia; and what to expect from your surgery. A Patient's Guide to Surgery also lists specific questions you should consider when evaluating a doctor, a hospital, or a prepaid health plan
 
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How to clean practically anything
Alternative Names

controlled identityConsumer Reports (Firm)

Consumers Union of United States Consumer Reports Books

Languages
English (86)

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The Consumer reports money book : how to get it, save it, and spend it wiselyGuide to baby productsHow to buy a house, condo, or co-opThe facts about drug use : coping with drugs and alcohol in your family, at work, in your community