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Image for The First Eden: The Mediterranean World and Man.

The First Eden: The Mediterranean World and Man.

By: Attenborough, David.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown & Co.: 1987.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 9854

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


Companion book to the PBS television series. Color photos, maps and illustrations throughout. View more info

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The Conquest of Sea.

By: Avril, Gilles. Translated & Adapted by Lt.-Cmdr. Peter Kemp. Illustrations by Tanguy B. Remur.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London., Burke Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1960.

Edition: First English Language Edition.

Seller ID: 14378

Condition: Light rubbing to boards with wear at spine ends. Former owner's name & inked price on front free endpaper. Text clean & bright.


Originally published in French as "Marins et Navires." Man's conquest of the sea shown step by step throughout the ages. Color & black & white Illustrations. View more info

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Paul Revere's Horse.

By: Azoy, A. C. M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday & Co.: 1949.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 16721

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Fading to spine & front panel. Dust soil to edges. Pencil underlining in early pages. Binding solid. Reading copy.


Seven maps. American heroes from the Revolutionary War through the Spanish American War. By the author of "The Army Officer's Manual." View more info

Image for The Rise of American Nationality: 1811-1819.

The Rise of American Nationality: 1811-1819.

By: Babcock, Kendric Charles

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Haskell House.: 1969.

Edition: Reprint of the 1906 edition.

Seller ID: 15404

Condition: Very good. Light highlight to Contents page & Editor's one page Introduction. Former owner's stamp on front free endpaper.


With seven maps & frontis of the portrait of Daniel Webster. View more info

Image for Digging For History: Archaeological Discoveries Throughout the World 1945 to 1959.

Digging For History: Archaeological Discoveries Throughout the World 1945 to 1959.

By: Bacon, Edward.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New York., John Day.: 1961.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 9705

Condition: Very good in good dust jacket. Former owner's signature on front pastedown. Browning on endpapers. Light soiling to edges. Jacket lightly rubbed and edgeworn.


58 black & white plates. View more info

Image for Historic Preservation in Mississippi: A Comprehensive Plan.

Historic Preservation in Mississippi: A Comprehensive Plan.

By: Bailey, Robert J. and Priscilla M. Lowrey (Eds.).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jackson, Mississippi., Mississippi Dept. of Archives and History.: 1976.

Seller ID: 9649

Condition: Near fine in pictorial wrappers. Slight curl to corners.


Color and black & white photos and illustrations throughout. Volume 1 of Mississippi's comprehensive statewide historic preservation plan. The plan was compiled as a condition of the National Register of Historic Places grants program. Includes the state's past experience in the field of historic preservation, to detail the present (1975) status of preservation activity and philosophy in the state, and to analyze and project future needs in historic preservation. View more info

Image for The Home Front: U.S.A.

The Home Front: U.S.A.

By: Bailey, Ronald H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Alexandria, Virginia., Time-Life Books. World War II series.: 1977.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 12044

Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket. Small tear at bottom of front jacket panel.


Color and black & white photos & illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for The Constitution and the Delegation of Congressional Power.

The Constitution and the Delegation of Congressional Power.

By: Barber, Sotirios A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago., University of Chicago Press.: 1975.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 15414

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Former owner's stamp on front free endpaper. Light shelf wear to jacket. A nice clean & solid copy.


From the dust jacket: "The author shows that if Congress is to fulfill its constitutional responsibilities it must acknowledge its duty to decide basic questions of public policy." View more info

Image for The Unknown Army: The Nature and History of the Russian Military Forces.

The Unknown Army: The Nature and History of the Russian Military Forces.

By: Bassets, Nicholas.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Viking Press.: 1943.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 15085

Condition: Very good in good price clipped dust jacket. Edge wear with small abrasions to spine of dust jacket. Light soil to top for front free endpaper. Top board edge rubbed. Book is clean in solid tight binding.


Wartime account of how the Soviets hid their military strength from the invading Germans. View more info

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The Federalist System: 1789-1801.

By: Bassett, John Spencer.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Cooper Square Publishers.: 1968.

Edition: Reprint of the original 1906 edition.

Seller ID: 15403

Condition: Fine save for former owner's stamp on front free endpaper.


With nine maps & frontis of the portrait of Alexander Hamilton by Weimar from the City Hall of New York. View more info

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Elizabethan Seamen.

By: Bell, Douglas.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia., J. B. Lippincott Co.:

Seller ID: 15341

Condition: Near fine in good dust jacket. Light soil to spine. Jacket chipped on spine ends & top edges. Book is square & tight with bright text & illustrations.


Stories of bold merchant adventurers, Drake, Frobisher, Raleigh & others who contributed to the growth of England's vast Empire. Illustrated with 7 plates & 8 maps (including fold-out map of Drake & Cavendish circumnavigation voyages). View more info

Image for The Secret Army: The IRA 1916-1974.

The Secret Army: The IRA 1916-1974.

By: Bell, J. Bowyer.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA., The MIT Press.: 1974.

Edition: First paperback edition.

Seller ID: 10449

Condition: Near fine in wrappers. Light shelf rubbing to wraps.


3 maps & 47 black & white photo plates plus frontispiece. View more info

Image for Dallas Justice: The Real Story of Jack Ruby and His Trial.

Dallas Justice: The Real Story of Jack Ruby and His Trial.

By: Belli, Melvin M. with Maurice C. Carroll.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., David McKay Co.: 1964.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14337

Condition: Book-plate. Else fine in very good dust jacket. Rubbing & wear to jacket corners & spine ends. No tears or chips. Book is clean in solid binding.


The inside story of Ruby's trial as told by his defense attorney. View more info

Image for The New York City Draft Riots: Their Significance for American Society and Politics in the Age of the Civil War.

The New York City Draft Riots: Their Significance for American Society and Politics in the Age of the Civil War.

By: Bernstein, Iver.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Oxford University Press.: 1990.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 15400

Condition: Very good in very good dust jacket. Small closed tear at foot of jacket spine. Cover illustration bright. No rubbing to white background. Former owner's stamp on front free endpaper & highlights on Contents page. Text is clean & binding solid.


From the dust jacket: "An in-depth study of one of the most troubling and least understood crises in American history...reveals the broader political and historical context - the complex of social, cultural, and political relations - that made the bloody events of July 1863 possible." Black & white illustrations. View more info

Image for Spy in the Vatican 1941-45.

Spy in the Vatican 1941-45.

By: Bokun, Branko.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Praeger Publishers.: 1973.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 14333

Condition: Fine in very good dust jacket. Closed tear at top of rear jacket panel. Cover illustration bright.


The author, a representative of the Yugoslav Red Cross, recounts "the cloak-and-dagger activities that were an everyday affair in the Vatican during the height of the war." View more info

Image for Biographies and Legends of the New England Indians. Volume I.

Biographies and Legends of the New England Indians. Volume I.

By: Bonfanti, Leo. Illustrations by Robert J. Neary.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Wakefield, Mass., Pride Publications.: 1968.

Edition: Revised edition.

Seller ID: 12704

Condition: Very good. Light rubbing to wrappers & price sticker shadow on rear panel. Text and illustrations bright.


From the Paleo & Woodland periods thru Wonohaquaham, Sachem of Winnisimmet. View more info

Image for Westward From Rio.

Westward From Rio.

By: Bowman, Heath & Stirling Dickinson.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Chicago., Willett, Clark & Co.: 1936.

Edition: First Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 14110

Condition: Boards faded & soiled. Text clean in tight binding.


Signed by both authors on half title page. Memoir of their trek across South America from Rio to Lima. Illustrated with block prints. View more info

Image for Living with Radiation: The Problems of the Nuclear Age for the Layman. Vol. 2. Fire Service Problems.

Living with Radiation: The Problems of the Nuclear Age for the Layman. Vol. 2. Fire Service Problems.

By: Brannigan, Francis L. and George S. Miles.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, DC., U.S. Atomic Energy Commission.: 1960.

Seller ID: 13353

Condition: Very good in yellow wrappers. Light wear to wraps. Interior clean & tight.


Charts, photos & illustrations throughout. The fire departments role in dealing with radiation hazards. View more info

Image for Uncle of Europe: The Social and Diplomatic Life of Edward VII.

Uncle of Europe: The Social and Diplomatic Life of Edward VII.

By: Brook-Shepherd, Gordon.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London., Collins.: 1975.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 13418

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Slight spine slant to clean book in tight binding. Jacket spine faded with wear at spine ends & corners. Cover photos & illustrations bright.


One of the first studies of the monarch as European statesman. Black & white photos throughout, many previously unpublished. View more info

Image for Prevent Doomsday: An Anti Nuclear Anthology. Imperative Essays On the Nuclear Nightmare Vs. World Peace.

Prevent Doomsday: An Anti Nuclear Anthology. Imperative Essays On the Nuclear Nightmare Vs. World Peace.

By: Brown, Vinson et. al.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Brookline Village, MA., Branden Press.: 1983.

Seller ID: 14146

Condition: Wear to pictorial wrappers. Text bright in tight binding.


Contributions by George Kennan, Dr. James Muller, Landrum R. Rolling, Donald Keys & others. View more info