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American Treasures in the Library of Congress

By: Tsutsumi, Rachel (Editor)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams: 1997

Seller ID: 20684

Condition: Very Good


Introduction by Garry Willis. 176 pp. with 96 illustrations, including 92 plates in full color, and commentaries written by the library's curator. One tear on rear near center edge of spine. View more info

Stalinism

By: Tucker, Robert C. (Edited by)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Co. 1977:

Seller ID: 15007


Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Essays in historical interpretation. 332 pp. View more info

English Men and Manners in the 18th Century (An illustrated narrative)

By: Turberville, A. S.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: A Galaxy Book 1967: 1967

Seller ID: 2258

Condition: VG+


4th printing. 539 pp. Trade paper. VG+ View more info

Hatchepsut (The Female Pharoah)

By: Tyldesley, Joyce

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin, 1998:

Seller ID: 13176


VG+. Softcover. 270 pp. with photographs and illustrations throughout. View more info

Ideologies and Illusions

By: Ulam, Adam

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harvard Univ. Press, 1976:

Seller ID: 15006


Near Fine/Near Fine. Revolutionary thought from Herzen to Solzhenitsyn. 335 pp. View more info

Documents of Modern Political Thought

By: Utley, T. E. and Stuart Maclure (Edited by)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cambridge Univ. Press: 1957

Seller ID: 26224

Condition: VG++


276 pp. Numerous articles on subjects of Representative Democracy, Communism, Papal Political Theory, Romantic Autoritarianism and Protestant Political Thought. Bright red boards with gilt lettering on black background on spine. View more info

Nuclear Proliferation and the Future of Conflict

By: Van Creveld, Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The Free Press: 1993

Seller ID: 36181

ISBN: 0-02-933156-0

Condition: Very Good


180 pp. with notes. The volume explores the history of nuclear development in China, India, Pakistan, Israel, Egypt, Syria and Iraq, and, in the contect of regional balances of power, assesses the nuclear policies and capabilities of these countries, plus much more. Remainder mark on bottom edge. View more info

Captive (My time as a prisoner of the Taliban)

By: Van Dyk, Jere

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Time Books: 2010

Seller ID: 36356

ISBN: 0-8050-8827-4

Condition: As New


Stated first edition. 269 pp. Written by a journalist working with CBS news who was captured by the Taliban and spent 45 days in a Taliban prison and what transpired during that period of time. View more info

Fighting For Peace

By: Van Dyke, Henry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Charles Scribners Sone, 1917:

Seller ID: 17650


VG+. 247 pp. The author's writings of his experiences during his years of service abroad. Blue/black boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. View more info

Kievan Russia (Volume II of the History of Russia Series)

By: Vernadsky, George

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Yale Univ. Press: 1973

Seller ID: 38297

ISBN: 0-300-01007-9

Condition: VG+


7th printing. 412 pp. with map of russia in the Kievan period at rear of volume. The author delves into the little known chapter of Russian history and based much of his research on Slavic, Byzantine, Germanic and Oriental sources. The Kievan period deals with the period from the coming of the Varangians to the Mongol invasion. Scarce title. View more info

Man on Horseback

By: Vernam, Glenn R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1964

Seller ID: 39209

Condition: Very Good


The story of the mounted man from the Scythians to the American Cowboy. Stated first edition. 326 pp. with 170 illlustrations throughout. Interesting information on the development of saddles, bridles, other equipment such as hats and other distinctive western garb. View more info

Warriors of the Night

By: Volkman, Ernest

Price: $12.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Co. 1985:

Seller ID: 12199


Very Good/Very Good. First Edition. Spies, soldiers and American intelligence. 443 pp. View more info

Compilation of History of the Barner Family (Vol. I and II)

By: von Barner, Konrad (Royal Danish Chamberlain) of The House of Zaschendorf - Eskildstrup in Collaboration and Sharing the Cost with Esteemed Mecklenburg Chamberlain Ulrich Von Barner of Trebbow and Bulow

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Cook & McDowell Pub.: 1983

Seller ID: 36803

Condition: As New


Edited, modernized and published by Chief Registrar F. Rusch of Schwerin. Volume I, 315 pp. with illustrations, family trees - some of them are pull outs. The volume is completely in English. Volume II, 179 pp. which include documents and registers from the years 1302 - 1699. The volume is in English and Danish and Old German. Navy cloth boards with gilt stamping. Very scarce set. View more info

The Problem of the Picts

By: Wainwright, F. T. (Editor), et. Al.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Melven Press: 1980

Seller ID: 35727

ISBN: 0-906664-07-1

Condition: Very Good


195 pp. with illustrations, photographs and maps. A well illustrated account of the nature and distribution of the fortifications or defensive enclosures of the Picts, together with a meticulous survey of various aspects of Pictish art. View more info

Warrior Marks

By: Walker, Alice and Pratigha Parmar

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Co. 1993:

Seller ID: 4152


Near Fine/Near Fine. First Edition. Female genital mutiltion and the sexual blinding of women. 373 pp. View more info

Tennessee Tales

By: Walker, Hugh

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Aurora Press: 1970

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 28863

Condition: Very Good


221 pp. with photographs throughout. A number of stories (some based on folklore, some historical) compiled by the author from extensive visits throughout the state. Stories of colorful figures and accounts of geographical interest. View more info

The Next Domino?

By: Walker, Walter (General Sir)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Destiny Books: 1980

Seller ID: 32296

Condition: VG+


371 pp. with illustrations, appendices, charts, maps and addendum. In this volume, General Walker exposes the inadequacy of Western strategic thinking and the misconception of what is really happening around us - with the geo political and geo strategic threat to the West, posed by Soviet imperialism. As the Communist infiltration continues, country after country will fall under their domination, thus the domino effect. Blue boards with silver lettering on spine. View more info

The Soul of Politics

By: Wallis, Jim

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace & Co.: 1995

Seller ID: 20645

Condition: As New


Beyond "religious right" and "secular left". First Haravest edition. 327 pp. The volume responds to signs of cultural breakdown and political impasse with a call to reintegrate politics and spirituality. View more info

History of the Irish Church

By: Walsh, Thomas (Rev.)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: P. F. Collier, 1876: 1876

Seller ID: 11931

Condition: G+


G+. With the monasteries of each county, biographical notices of the Irish saints, prelates and religious compiled from the most authentic records, foreign and domestic. 873 pp. with gilt edges. Cover is missing - text is complete and clean. If rebound, it would be a wonderful addition to any collection. View more info

Hitler

By: Walther, Herbert (Edited by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gallery Books: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 31856

Condition: VG+


256 pp. with many hundreds of photographs as well as comments from those living at the time. This volume is a full scale pictorial biography of Hitler's life and times. View more info