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The De-Valuing of America

By: Bennett, William J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Summit Books: 1992

Seller ID: 20972

Condition: As New


The fight for our culture and our children. 271 pp. The volume discusses the making and unmaking of education, drug control and cultural policy during his years as Chairman of the National Endorment for the Humanities, Secretary of Education and Director of the Office of National Drug Policy Control. Signed presentation copy. View more info

Nuclear Power: The Unviable Option

By: Berger, John J.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Laurel Editions: 1979

Seller ID: 24529

Condition: Very Good


A revised and updated critical look at out energy alternatives. Second Laurel printing. 381 pp. with maps and photographs. An interesting reading, considering the book was written almost 30 years ago. View more info

My Times

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada Ltd. 1995:

Seller ID: 11068


Near Fine/Near Fine. Living with history 1947 - 1995. 440 pp. with photographs throughout. View more info

The Vanishing Dinosaur (Freedom as Vocation)

By: Bex, Brian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The American Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18143

Condition: Near Fine


322 pp. of essays. Autographed copy (Best Wishes and Thank You - Brian Bex). View more info

The History of Poland

By: Biskupski, M. B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Greenwood Press: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 23147

Condition: As New


The Greenwood Histories of the Modern Nations series. 236 pp. which offer a concise history of modern Poland for the use of students and interested readers. Based on up to date research, the volume discusses the 20th century developments, displaying insights and objectivity. The characterization of leading personalities and the description of events is vivid and astute. A book for the shelf. Laminated hardback. View more info

The Cultural Atlas of the World - Renaissance

By: Black, C., M. Greengrass, et. Al.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stonehenge Press: 1993

Seller ID: 37712

ISBN: 0-86706-685-7

Condition: As New


240 pp. with 266 illustrations, 188 in color, and 42 maps. Contains specially drawn maps placing the Renaissance within a broad historical context with heavily illustrated features which cover topics and places of key interest, and also covers intellectual, artistic and political developments. View more info

Maps and History

By: Black, Jeremy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Yale Univ. Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20096

Condition: VG+


Constructing images of the past. 267 pp. with numerous maps both colored and black and white. A study of mapping the past offers an approach to studying history, both the past and the way in which it is studied and presented. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine. View more info

The Oxford Companion to the Year

By: Blackburn, Bonnie and Leofranc Holford-Streven

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Oxford Univ. Press: 1999

Seller ID: 19918

Condition: VG++


937 pp. with lists and examples throughout. A day by day survey of the calendar year revealing the history, literature, legend and lore associated with each season, month and date. Black boards with gilt lettering on spine. View more info

The Secret File of the Duke of Windsor

By: Bloch, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Harper & Row, 1988:

Seller ID: 6008


VG+/VG+. First American Edition. The private papers 1937-1972. 326 pp. with photographs throughout. Prior owners name inked on flypage. View more info

Cultural Atlas of China

By: Blunden, Caroline and Mark Elvin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Facts on File Pub.: 1983

Seller ID: 37646

ISBN: 0-87196-132-6

Condition: As New


237 pp. with 365 illustrations (204 in color) and 58 maps. The volume includes a chronological table, bibliography, gazetteer and index, and is a comprehensive account of Chinese culture and society from earliest times to the time of publication. View more info

The Cultural Atlas of the World - China

By: Blunden, Caroline and Mark Elvin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stonehenge Press: 1991

Seller ID: 37716

ISBN: 0-86706-562-1

Condition: As New


237 pp. including 365 illustrations, 204 in color, and 58 maps. Also contains a chronological table, bibliography, gazetteer and index. The volume is a comprehensive and highly readable account of Chinese culture and society from earliest time to present. View more info

Bedouin Tribes of the Euphrates

By: Blunt, Anne (Lady)

Price: $350.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1879

Seller ID: 20459

Condition: G+


Volume II only. Edited, with a preface and some account of the Arabs and their horses by W.S. B. 283 pp. plus 32 pp. of list of publications. Also, five illustrations as well as a map. Red boards with gilt design and gilt lettering on spine. Corners show rubbing, top and bottom of spine show wear and top half of spine is loose, but intact. Extremely scarce volume. View more info

In Cheyne Walk and Thereabout

By: Blunt, Reginald

Price: $35.00

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 18473

Condition: G+


322 pp. with photographs throughout. Containing short accounts of some ingenious people and famous places that were by the riverside at Chlesea. Brown boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Cover bright and clean. Spine has minor darkening and 1/2" top of spine missing, all else VG. Scarce copy. View more info

Tyrant from Illinois

By: Bolles, Blair

Price: $25.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Co. 1951:

Seller ID: 8764


Very Good/G+. First Edition. Uncle Joe Cannon's experiment with personal power. 248 pp. Some wearing/tearing along edges of DJ, all else VG View more info

Waltzing With a Dictator

By: Bonner, Raymond

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1988

Seller ID: 23169

Condition: Very Good


The Marcoses and the making of American policy. Updated with new material. 570 pp. with photographs. A startling report on America's 20 year alliance with the dictator of the Philippines. The volume was written based on hundreds of interviews and nearly 3,000 previously classified government documents. View more info

A Civil War Treasury of Tales, Legends and Folklore

By: Botkin, B. A. (Edited by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Promontory Press 1981: 1981

Seller ID: 1728

Condition: Fine


625 pp. F/F View more info

The Record

By: Bouchard, Lucien

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stoddart, 1994:

Seller ID: 8319


Near Fine/Near Fine. Translated by, Domique Clift. 288 pp. with photographs. View more info

Early American Studies (An Interdisciplinary Journal)

By: Boudreau, George W. (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The McNeil Center for Early American Centers, U. Of Pa.: 2003

Seller ID: 30558

Condition: As New


Spring, Volume 1, No. 1. 312 pp. View more info

Explorations in Early American Culture

By: Boudreau, George W. (Editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Pa. Historical Assoc.: 2000

Seller ID: 30559

Condition: Very Good


Volume 4. 295 pp. View more info

Explorations in Early American Culture

By: Boudreau, George W. (Editor)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Pa. Historical Assoc.: 2001

Seller ID: 30560

Condition: Very Good


Volume 5. 388 pp. View more info