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Image for Pearl Harbor and Hawaii: A Military History.

Pearl Harbor and Hawaii: A Military History.

By: Editors of the Army Times.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Bonanza Books.: 1971.

Seller ID: 14262

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


Account of the events leading up to the attack, the bombing itself, and its aftermath. Afterword by Senator Hiram Fong. Maps & photos throughout. View more info

Image for The First Hundred Years: 1848-1948. Oneida Community.

The First Hundred Years: 1848-1948. Oneida Community.

By: Edmonds, Walter D.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oneida Ltd.: 1948.

Edition: Color frontispiece color portrait of Pierrepont B. Noyes then President of Oneida Ltd. Mr. Noyes inscription "For my (not-old) good friend Marie,

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 9480

Condition: Light rubbing to boards. Else fine.


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Image for Wrath in Burma: The Uncensored Story of General Stilwell and International Maneuvers in the Far East.

Wrath in Burma: The Uncensored Story of General Stilwell and International Maneuvers in the Far East.

By: Eldridge, Fred.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Doubleday & Co.: 1946.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14601

Condition: Book plate on half title page. Light dust soil to edges. Book is clean in solid binding. Jacket price clipped & edge worn with tape reinforcements on blank side.


General "Vinegar Joe" Stilwell & the Burmese campaign. Black & white photos with map endpapers. View more info

Image for San Francisco Today.

San Francisco Today.

By: Elementary School Department.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco Unified School District.: 1948.

Edition: Book One of the San Francisco Social Studies Series.

Seller ID: 14128

Condition: Fine in illustrated wrappers.


Maps, drawings & photos of 1940s San Francisco. Text simulates a tour of the city for school children. View more info

Image for Buckingham Babylon: The Rise and Fall of the House of Windsor.

Buckingham Babylon: The Rise and Fall of the House of Windsor.

By: Fearon, Peter.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Birch Lane Press. Carol Publishing Group.: 1993.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14779

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. A nice copy.


History of the House of Windsor from 1901 to the present. Black & white photo illustrations. View more info

Image for From the High Plains.

From the High Plains.

By: Fischer, John. Drawings by Paul Laune.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Harper & Row.: 1978.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 12662

Condition: Fine in near fine price clipped dust jacket.


Informal history of the High Plains of Texas and Oklahoma. Thirteen drawings by the late Western artist Paul Laune. View more info

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The Great Peace March.

By: Folsom, Franklin and Connie Fledderjohann with Gerda Lawrence.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Sante Fe, NM., Ocean Tree Books / A Peacewatch Edition.: 1988.

Seller ID: 9652

Condition: Very good in pictorial wrappers. Minimal soiling to edges.


Black & white photos and illustrations throughout. The chronicle of 3,700 miles on foot across America. View more info

Image for The Civil War. A Narrative. Volume VII. Red River to Chattahoochee. Another Grand Design.

The Civil War. A Narrative. Volume VII. Red River to Chattahoochee. Another Grand Design.

By: Foote, Shelby.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Random House.: 1974.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 18793

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket. Volume sticker on front panel.


The two final major confrontations of the war. Grant against Lee in Virginia, and Sherman pressing Johnston in North Georgia. View more info

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The Search for Alexander.

By: Fox, Robin Lane.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Boston., Little, Brown & Co.: 1980.

Edition: First Edition. Gift from Smithsonian Institution for Contributing Members with letter from S. Dillon Ripley laid in.

Seller ID: 9446

Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Creases on front and rear jacket flaps. Former owner's name on front free endpaper.


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

Image for Capitol Capsules: Capsule History of Fifty States and Their Capitols.

Capitol Capsules: Capsule History of Fifty States and Their Capitols.

By: Franzen, Marilyn D.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York., Bonanza Books.: (1964).

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 14286

Condition: Book-plate. Else fine in fine dust jacket.


Full page photos of all 50 state houses. A nice reference. View more info

Image for Royal Charles: Charles II and the Restoration.

Royal Charles: Charles II and the Restoration.

By: Fraser, Antonia.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Knopf.: 1979.

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 13880

Condition: Very good in fine dust jacket. Remainder mark. Slight spine lean.


Biography of the much-loved "Merry Monarch." With color and black & white plates. View more info

Image for Peter Freuchen's Book of the Seven Seas.

Peter Freuchen's Book of the Seven Seas.

By: Freuchen, Peter with David Loth.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York., Julian Messner.: c1957.

Edition: First thus.

Seller ID: 8824

Condition: Very good. No dust jacket as issued. Slight soiling to edges. Spine edges lightly rubbed.


Map decorated endpapers. Black & white illustrations throughout. View more info

Image for The Scandinavian Presence in North America.

The Scandinavian Presence in North America.

By: Friis, Erik J. (Ed.).

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York., Harper's Magazine Press.: 1976.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14352

Condition: Book-plate. Else fine in near fine lightly rubbed dust jacket.


Record of the 1973 Seminar on the Scandinavian Presence in America held at the University of Minnesota. Sponsored by the University's Center for Northwest European Studies and Scandinavian Airlines System. View more info

Image for The Presidential Debate, 1968.

The Presidential Debate, 1968.

By: Frost, David.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York., Stein & Day.: 1968.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14680

Condition: Near fine in fine dust jacket. Spine lean. Text bright.


Frost's conversations with Hubert Humphrey, Robert Kennedy, John Lindsay, Eugene McCarthy, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, Nelson Rockefeller, Harold Stassen & George Wallace during the historic 1968 presidential campaign. This was the year Robert Kennedy was shot, there were riots in Chicago during the Democratic convention, Nixon defeated Governors Rockefeller & Reagan at the Republican convention and went on to closely defeat V. P. Humphrey with his "secret plan" to end the Viet Nam war. View more info

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Across the Frontiers.

By: Gibbs, Philip.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York., Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1938.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 10759

Condition: Good+ lacking dust jacket. Former owner's bookplate on front pastedown and penciled notes on rear endpapers. Slight spine slant, rubbing to boards and soiling to edges.


Black & white illustrations by Edgar Lander. Author's world view as war began in Europe. View more info

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The Believers.

By: Giles, Janice Holt. Introduction by Cecilia Macheski.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky., University Press of Kentucky.: 1989.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 15490

Condition: Near fine in very good dust jacket. Light soil to jacket with closed tear at head of spine. Slight spine lean. Book is clean in solid binding.


Historical novel of Shaker Life first published in 1957. Part of a series of novels about the settling of Kentucky. View more info

Image for Windows on the River Neva: A Memoir.

Windows on the River Neva: A Memoir.

By: Grabbe, Paul.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York., Pomerica Press Ltd.: 1977.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 14413

Condition: Book-plate. Else fine in fine dust jacket.


A young aristocrat's memoir of life in pre-Revolutionary St. Petersburg and how he & his family eventually escape on a British minelayer. With black & white photos. View more info

Image for America Goes to Press: Headlines of the Past.

America Goes to Press: Headlines of the Past.

By: Greene, Laurence.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY., Garden City Publishing.: 1938.

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 14415

Condition: Good lacking dust jacket. Two book-plates on front endpapers. Boards & edges soiled. Interior clean in solid binding.


"The history of the United States as reported in the newspapers of the day. From the Boston Tea Party to the World War." View more info

Image for In Celebration of The Queen's Visit to Canada.

In Celebration of The Queen's Visit to Canada.

By: Hall, Trevor (Text). David Levenson (Photography).

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Don Mills, Ontario., Collins Royal.: 1984.

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 15032

Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.


225 full-color photographs cover her majesty's tour from beginning to end. View more info

Image for The Literary Digest History of the World War (World War I). 10 Volumes.

The Literary Digest History of the World War (World War I). 10 Volumes.

By: Halsey, Francis Whiting.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York., Funk & Wagnalls Co.: 1919 - 1920.

Seller ID: 17093

Condition: All copies very good. Square, tight and clean. Bookplate in one volume. Boards lightly rubbed & edge worn.


Black & white photos & illustrations throughout. Map endpapers. View more info