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Historical Dictionary of Afghanistan

By: Adamec, Ludwig W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Scarecrow Press: 1997

Seller ID: 39328

ISBN: 0-8108-3312-3

Condition: VG+


Second edition. 499 pp. with maps, user's n otes, the dictionary, chronology, bibliography and more. Studies the history of Afghanistan over a 3500 year period. Tan cloth with gilt lettering on black background on cover and spine. View more info

The A to Z of Mexico

By: Alisky, Marvin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Scarecrow Press: 2010

Seller ID: 39331

ISBN: 0-8108-7221-9

Condition: As New


Second edition. 708 pp. including maps, chronology the dictionary bibliography and more. The volume covers the history of Mexico from the great Indian civilizations to the controversial election of Felipe Caldren in 2006. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

History of Europe from the Fall of Napoleon (in MDCCCXV) to the Accession of Louis Napoleon (in MDCCCLII) (Vol. I)

By: Alison, Archibald (Sir)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers, 1855:

Seller ID: 8596


Very Good. 441 pp. Black tooled leather with gilt lettering on spine. Volume is tight and clean with minor foxing. Also, one very small chip missing at base of spine. View more info

Nazi War Criminals in America (The Basic Handbook)

By: Allen, Charles R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Highgate House: 1985

Seller ID: 39009

ISBN: 0-934215-00-6

Condition: VG+


Facts in Action. 110 pp. The volume, as most of Allen's work, concerns itself with fascism and racism as it investigates Nazi war criminality. An interesting and thought provoking volume. Signed by author. Laminated pictorial cover. Scarce title. View more info

Attitudes Toward Jewish Statehood in the Arab World

By: Alroy, Gil Carl (Edited by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: American Academic Assoc. For Peace in the Middle East: 1971

Seller ID: 34059

Condition: VG-


187 pp. Discusses the patterns of hostility, general perspectives, recent forces such as Arab nationalism, guerilla movements, the Arab dilemma and more. Laminated red cover. Small tear at base of spine. View more info

Classics of Analytic Philosophy

By: Ammerman, Robert R. (Edited by)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: 1965

Seller ID: 25095

Condition: Near Fine


413 pp. which introduce contamporary philosophic thought through the most important and influential philosophers of the century - Russell, Moore, Ayer, Carnap, Hempel, Grice and others. Scarce title. View more info

This Was Harlem 1900 - 1950 (A Cultural Portrait)

By: Anderson, Jervis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 30983

Condition: Very Good


390 pp. with photographs throughout. An excellent example of American cultural history. Begins with the migration of blacks to Harlem and chronicles the period examining all aspects of life - literature, painting, music, religion, social life and much more. Minor wear along upper edges of DJ. View more info

The Chicago Historical Society (1856 - 1956) - An Unconventional Chronicle

By: Angle, Paul M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Co.: 1956

Seller ID: 35345

Condition: Very Good


256 pp. with map, photographs and illustrations throughout. The history of those individuals who initiated and developed the Chicago Historical Society and are being honored during its Centennial history. A very interesting volume. Brown boards with green spine and gilt design and lettering on cover and spine. View more info

Class of 1929 (Twenty Years After)

By: Anon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Princeton Univ. Press, 1949: 1949

Seller ID: 13921

Condition: VG+


VG+. 329 pp. listing all classmates, addresses, accomplishments, photographs and much more. Also includes a statistical breakdown as to income, marital status, children etc. Brown boards with design on cover and lettering onspine. View more info

Class of 1929 (Forty Years Later)

By: Anon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Princeton Univ. Press, 1969: 1969

Seller ID: 13984

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. 222 pp. with photographs and alphabatized list of 1929 graduates showing their accomplishments. Black cloth with orange design on cover and orange lettering on spine. View more info

Imperial Hubrus

By: Anon

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Brasseys Inc.: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20132

Condition: As New


Why the West is losing the War on Terror. 309 pp. An incisive critique of America's war on terrorism. View more info

History of Dearborn, Ohio and Switzerland Counties, Indiana (From Their Earliest Settlement)

By: Anon

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Weakley, Harraman & Co.: 1885

Seller ID: 21374

Condition: VG-


1,282 pp. with illustrations. The volume contains a history of the counties, their cities, townships, towns, villages, schools and churches: reminiscences, extracts, etc., local statistics, portraits of early settlers and prominent men, biographies, preliminary chapters on the history of the North-West territory, the state of Indians and the Indians. Leather bound edition with raised spine and corners. Marble endpapers. The volume is very tight and clean. The gilt lettering on cover is worn, but still readable. The gilt lettering on the spine is very clear. Rubbing is evident on covers... View more info

Report of Court Proceedings in the Case of the Anti Soviet "Bloc of Rights and Trotskyites"

By: Anon

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Moscow, Peoples Commissariat of Justice of the U.S.S.R.: 1938

Seller ID: 25632

Condition: G+


Heard before the Military Collegium of the Supreme Court of the U.S.S.R., Moscow, March 2 - 13, 1938. 800 pp. The verbatim report. Brown boards with green spine. The front gutter is beginning to split and corners are worn but the volume over all is tight and clean. View more info

Three Centuries Under Three Flags

By: Anon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Headquarters First Army: 1951

Seller ID: 25713

Condition: Very Good


The story of Governors Island from 1637. 110 pp. which include a list of memorials, roster of commanders and a map with points of interest, photographs throughout and included is a pamphlet from 1958. Stiff boards. View more info

The Maine Register (And United States Calendar for the Year of Our Lord 1832)

By: Anonymous

Price: $30.00

Publisher: G. Hyde & Co./Glazier, Masters and Co.: 1832

Seller ID: 36585

Condition: G+


110 pp. plus 4 pp. of Index. Volume is tight but sports rubbing on cover and corners, and spine shows wear. Scarce title. View more info

The Maine Register and United States Calendar (For the Year of Our Lord 1820)

By: Anonymous

Price: $50.00

Publisher: F. Douglas & A. Shirley: 1820

Seller ID: 36588

Condition: G+


270 pp. Contains the civil, judicial, ecclesiastical and military lists in Maine as well as names of post towns and post masters, catalogues of the officers of the general government, times of the sittings of the several courts and a variety of other articles (i.e., bible societies, Navy lists, Maring Corps listings, U. S. Army listings, the act concerning navigation, tariffs and duties, sheriffs and coroners, churches and universities, etc.). Softcover volume. Volume is complete and clean, with foxing, but lacks the cover. An interesting volume depicting the early history of one of our ea... View more info

The Knight of El Dorado

By: Arciniegas, German

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Viking: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31701

Condition: Very Good


301 pp. The tale of Don Gonzalo Jiminez de Quesada and his conquest of New Granada, now called Columbia. Green boards with black design and lettering on cover and s pine. View more info

The Cultural Atlas of the World - France

By: Ardagh, John with Colin Jones

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stonehenge Press: 1992

Seller ID: 37702

ISBN: 0-86706-582-6

Condition: As New


240 pp. with 385 illustrations, 345 in color, and 50 maps. Contains a chronological table, glossary, bibliography, gazetteer and index. The volume is an authoritative account of French history and culture from earliest time until the early 1990's. View more info

The A to Z of the Crimean War

By: Arnold, Guy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Scarecrow Press: 2010

Seller ID: 39329

ISBN: 0-8108-7630-9

Condition: As New


177 pp. with maps, chronology, a dictionary, bibliography and more. the volume provides a historical overview of the war from a number of perspectives, including the causes, motivation, course and consequences, plus more. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

A Savage Empire (Trappers, Traders, Tribes and theWars That Made America)

By: Axebrod, Alan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books: 2011

Seller ID: 39576

ISBN: 0-312-57656-1

Condition: As New


First edition/first printing. 324 pp. with bibliiography and index. View more info