Category: Historical


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A Pilgrim Returns to Cape Cod

By: Snow, Edward Rowe (And Updated By Jeremy D'Entremont)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Commonwealth Editions: 2003

Seller ID: 39636

ISBN: 1-889833-56-8

Condition: Very Good

Reprint of 1946 edition. 312 pp. with photographs throughout. The volume represents Snow's description of a walking tour through parts of Cape Cod. As he spiaks of the people and landscape of the area, he also includes stories of storms, shipwrecks and other tales of Cape Cod. A classic volume full of drama, excitement and interesting observations. View more info

Ataturk - The Founder of Modern Turkey

By: Sonyel, Salahi R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Turkish Historical Soc. Printing House: 1989

Seller ID: 39276

ISBN: 975-16-0174-6

Condition: Very Good

241 pp. Publication serial - XVI - No. 55. Written and published to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the death of Ataturk, the founder of modern Turkey. The volume is based mainly on primary source material and is a compilation of statements made by contemporaries, letters, reports, memorandas and papers written about him throughout his life. An excellent rendition. Orange cover with black lettering on cover and spine. Presentation statement on upper corner of front semi title page. View more info

The Conservative Revolution in America

By: Sorman, Guy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Regnery Books: 1985

Seller ID: 20978

Condition: Very Good

203 pp. The reader is taken through the 1960's beginning with Ronald Reagan and his support for Barry Boldwater and it's affect on the American political science. View more info

The Quest for Cosmic Justice

By: Sowell, Thomas

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Free Press: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 21129

Condition: As New

214 pp. Shows how confused conceptions of justice end up promoting injustice as well as other similar concepts, all of which are bringing about a steady and dangerous erosion of the basic fundamentals of freedom. View more info

Collections of the Illinois State Historical Library (Volume III)

By: Sparks, Edwin Earle (Edited by)

Price: $20.00

Seller ID: 31564

Condition: G+

Part of the Lincoln Series. Volume I, The Lincoln-Douglas Debates of 1858, Trustees of the Illinois State Historical Library, 1908. 627 pp. with numerous illustrations. Dark blue boards with gilt lettering on spine. Lettering on spine beginning to fade, but still readable. Rubbing on corners and top and bottom of spine. Front hings is loose and will, in time, need repaired. Overall, the text of the volume is VG+. View more info

Trumpets and Drums

By: Spencer, Dick

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Greystone Books, 1994:

Seller ID: 11080

Near Fine. Softcover. John Diefenbaker on the campaign trail. 213 pp. with photographs. View more info


By: Sprenger, Rudolf

Price: $20.00

Publisher: International Review:

Seller ID: 26239

Condition: As New

ND, circa 1939. 48 pp. The volume inspects the roots, role, class view and methods of the Bolshevik movement. View more info

The Early Inhabitants of the Americas

By: Stafford, Harry Errald

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Vantage Press, 1959:

Seller ID: 8992

VG+/VG+. A study of the five races of people in eight migrations prior to Columbus arriving in America. 492 pp. View more info

The Terrors of Justice

By: Stans, Maurice

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Regnery Books: 1984

Seller ID: 21425

Condition: As New

The untold side of Watergate. 379 pp. The account deals not only with the author's own stressful experiences, but also with the unfortunate impact Watergate had on many innocent people close to President Nixon. View more info

The Westward Movement: A Short History

By: Steckmessen, Kent Ladd

Price: $10.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: 1969

Seller ID: 20931

Condition: VG+

438 pp. with photographs, illustrations and maps throughout. Tan boards and tan/red and brown design and illustration on cover and spine. View more info

The Rise and Fall of Adolf Hitler

By: Steeh, Judith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Galahad Books: 1980

Seller ID: 19248

Condition: As New

192 pp. with over 300 photographs (many unique) chronicalling the history of Hitler's career. View more info

The First Hundred Years of the American Baptist Publication Society

By: Stevens, Daniel Gurden

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Amer. Baptist Pub. Soc. 1924: 1924

Seller ID: 12842

Condition: VG+

VG+. 120 pp. with numerous photographs throughout. Green boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Scarce. View more info


By: Stone, Peter H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2006

Seller ID: 28310

Condition: As New

Stted first edition. 214 pp. The volume deals with Jack Abramoff, his Republican allies and the buying of Washington - an expose of the lobbying scandal that rocked the country in showing that greed, arrogance and corruption played an important role in our government. View more info

Congressional Country Club 1924 - 1984

By: Strawser, Neil (Historical Narrative by) and Edited By Anne Reilly Dolan With Numerous Other Contributors

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Wolk Press: 1985

Seller ID: 27598

Condition: Very Good

60th Anniversary book. 108 pp. with numerous color and black and white photographs throughout. The history of the Congressional Country Club including the period of the depression, the recession, bowling, tennis, swimming and golf. Repaired tear at rear bottom of DJ and with some minor rubbing on DJ. Scarce title. View more info

The Road to Confrontation

By: Stueck, William Whitney

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Univ. Of North Carolina Press: 1981

Seller ID: 24267

Condition: Very Good

American policy toward China and Korea 1947 - 1950. 326 pp. with some highlighting throughout. The volume analyzes the origins of the Sino American confrontation in Korea in late 1950's. Scarce title. View more info

Mapping the World

By: Swift, Michael

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chartwell Books: 2006

Seller ID: 37188

ISBN: 0-7858-20074-4

Condition: As New

256 pp. with some 200 maps from aroud t he world from the earliest recorded examples to the end of the 19th century. It is designed to provide a primarily pictorial history of mapping and the skills associated in recording humanity's relationship with the planet. Oversized oblong folio. View more info

A County in Revolution (Essex County at the Dawning of Independence)

By: Tagney, Ronald N.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Cricket Press: 1976

Seller ID: 35692

ISBN: None

Condition: VG-

307 pp. illustrated. A history of one of the most historical regions in the United States. Red boards with gilt lettering on spine. Lettering on spine has lost most of its gilt, yet is still readable. View more info

The Great Derangement

By: Taibbi, Matt

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Spiegel & Grau: 2008

Seller ID: 31294

Condition: As New

269 pp. A darkly comic narrative of the true story of war, politics and religion at the twilight of the American Empire. Humorous and frightening at the same time. View more info

The Attack (And Other Papers)

By: Tawney, R. H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Co.: 1953

Seller ID: 25123

Condition: Very Good

194 pp. which include 12 essays ranging from personal adventure and philosophy to the art and politics of China. View more info

The Mediaeval Mind

By: Taylor, Henry Osborn

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Macmillan and Co.: 1925

Seller ID: 20482

Condition: VG++

A history of the development of thought and emotion in the Middle Ages. Fourth American edition. Vol. I - 603 pp., Vol. II - 620 pp. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine with white slip case. View more info