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1 "(Bower, Donald E. (ed.)" "The American West (The Magazine of Western History), January 1971 / Volume VIII, Number 1"
"Palo Alto, CA" 1971 Oversize Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"Tight, faintest of page yellowing, clean, slight tilt. Rubbing to exterior edges and scratch on front cover. Midas of New Mexico: the Lucien Bonaparte Maxwell story * The West's Gunman: I -the Historiography of the Frontier Heroes * The Legendary Concords * Water, Man, and Nature: Portrait of the Web of Life (A Color Pictorial) * Lion at Bay: The Curtain Comes Down on a Western Institution * Incident at Tragedy Springs: the Unsolved Mystery of the California Trail * A Home for the Spirit: History of the Wilderness Preservation Movement. 64 illustrated pages." 
Price: 8.95 USD
 
 
2 "Ambler, J. Richard (Marc Gaede, photos)" The Anasazi: Prehistoric People of the Four Corners Region
"Flagstaff, AZ" 1989 0897340051 / 9780897340052 (revised edition) Oversize Paperback NEAR FINE 
"Tight, bright, clean but has a corner bump. Introduction; Making a Living, Making a Home; Clothing and Adornment; Basketry and Textiles; Pottery: Religion; and Conclusion. 58 page, staple-bound, illustrated with ""additional Reading"" list." 
Price: 11.95 USD
 
 
3 "Ambrosino, Hauser, Sutor & Stoffolino (Ed.)" Today in History Almanac of Putnam County
"Brewster, NY" 1976 Trade Paperback VERY GOOD- 
"Tight, bright clean and square, except for a corner crease on the bottom edge of the front cover and first 2 pages. Daily historical entries regarding the Putnam County(NY) area: Brewster, Carmel, Cold Spring, Patterson & Danbury(CT). Modeled after Franklin's almanac with entries interspersed with drawings, recipes, and hand-drawn ads for local businesses. Produced as a Bi-Centennial (1976) project of the Brewster High School Chapter of the National Honor Society.163 pages + Bibliography. 8-1/4x5-3/8"" (21x13.5cm)" 
Price: 24.95 USD
 
 
4 "Ball, Don" America's Railroads: The Second Generation
NY 1980 0393014169 / 9780393014167 (6th printing) Hardbound FINE / Near Fine 
"As new except for @ 1"" rip on top edge of Dust Jacket (repaired on inside). 216 pages of color photos with extensive captions, indexed alphabetically by ""railroad, diesel locomotives are identified by builder, model, and road number, where available. Steam locomotives are identified by class where appropriate, wheel arrangement, and road number. Electric locomotives, multiple unit cars and motor cars are identified with appropriate data..."" 11-3/8x10-1/4"" (28.8x26.4cm). Oversize and heavy, may require additional postage for Priority or International shipment." 
Price: 18.95 USD
 
 
5 "basanez, miguel1" la lucha por la hegemonia en mexico 1968-1980
Mexico 1985 9682310628 / 9789682310621 (4a ed. Trade Paperback GOOD- 
"Tight, faintest age tanning to covers and pages, light age soil to top edge of front cover, square. Neatly ruled underlining in the Introduction and sections on ""Un Estado Neutral"" and ""La Economia Antes de 1970"". Su preocupacion se centra, en los ultimos doce anos de vida politica en Mexico, en los tres sectores sociales que luchan por ganar la hegemonia: el publico, el privado y la disidencia. 243 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliographia. " 
Price: 8.95 USD
 
 
6 "Bayless, Pamela" The YMCA at 150: A History of the YMCA of Greater New York 1852-2002
NY 2002 0971785708 / 9780971785700 (1st edition) Oversize Hardbound FINE/Fine 
"As new - gift quality! In 1852 ""173 young men formed an association to help newcomers to New York city…From its initial evangelical Christian orientation, the YMCA has grown to be a secular, values-oriented organization with focus on positive development on urban youth..."" 232 pages, full of black and white photos, 12-3/8x9"" (31.4x22.9cm)" 
Price: 34.95 USD
 
 
7 "Bercovici, Konrad" Around the World in New York
NY 1924 Hardbound GOOD 
"Starting to loosen, pages yellowed, light soil, square. Spine ends fraying. Inscription. A tour of NY's ethnic neighborhoods in the 1920s.: The Syrian Quarter; Greece; One the East Side; China; Little Italy; The American Quarter: Greenwich Village; The Gypsy Quarters; Africa; In the Balkan Countries; Spain; France; Germany; Hungary; Czechoslovakia; Scattered Nations." 
Price: 20.21 USD
 
 
8 "Blevins, Winfred" Give Your Heart to the Hawks
NY 1974 (1st Paperback) Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"tight, yellowed, clean, faint curl. Edgewear to top of spine and corners. A few light surface creases and reading creases on spine. ""A Tribute to the Mountain Men""" 
Price: 17.95 USD
 
 
9 "Blevins, Winfred" Give Your Heart to the Hawks: A Tribute to the Mountain Men
NY 1976 0380006944 / 9780380006946 (3rd Printing) Paperback NEAR FINE 
"A tribute to the Mountain Men..Kit Carson, John Colter, Jim Bridger..It was an epic time which lasted hardly more than a third of a century..a book which has the drama and suspense of a novel. Tight, bright, clean w/slight tilt. Light spine & hinge crease and slight edgewear. " 
Price: 20.66 USD
 
 
V Was for Victory: Politics and American Culture during World War II, "Blum, John Morton"
10 "Blum, John Morton" V Was for Victory: Politics and American Culture during World War II
"San Diego, CA" 1977 0156936283 / 9780156936286 Trade Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"As new except for crease on front cover corner, sticker on back cover, 1 folded page corner. ""focusing chiefly on the home front: on how our cullture and politics affected the course of the war, and how the war in turn affected us and our expectations fo the postwar world here and abroad..."" 372 indexed annotated pages." 
Price: 11.95 USD
 
 
11 "Bonner, Raymond" Waltzing With a Dictator: The Marcoses and the Making of American Policy
NY 1987 0812916646 / 9780812916645 Trade Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"As new except for slight edgewear to covers. ""the startling story of America's twenty-year partnership with the conjugal dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos and his wife, Imelda…the often shocking, always enlightening inside story of the Washington-Marcos alliance."" 534 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliography." 
Price: 32.95 USD
 
 
The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People (1492-2000), "Boyer, Clark, Kett, Salisbury, Sitkoff, Woloch"
12 "Boyer, Clark, Kett, Salisbury, Sitkoff, Woloch" The Enduring Vision: A History of the American People (1492-2000)
"Boston, MA" ©2000 0395960770 / 9780395960776 (4th edition) Oversize Hardbound VERY GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright, clean (no notes or underlining), slight skew. Exterior corners are worn through. 953 pages +46 (Appendix) +26 (Bibliography) +4 (Photo Credits) +54 (Index), 10.25x8"". Heavy, may require additional postage." 
Price: 19.95 USD
 
 
13 "Branch, Taylor" Parting the Waters: Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement 1954-63
"London, UK" 1990 0333529456 / 9780333529454 Trade Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"As new except for light shelfwear to exterior. 1064 indexed, annotated pages with 30 black and white photos. ""a building block for the history of an epoch…analyzes the tentative beginnings of black self-help and self-consciousness…maps the structure of segregation and bigotry...a real command of the politicking in Washington..."" 6x 9.25x2.75"" " 
Price: 36.95 USD
 
 
14 "Bromley, J. Robert" The Bromley Line: Freedom in America as seen through the lives of 10 Generations from 1648 to 1982
"Westerley, RI" c1983 (signed by author) Trade Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright, clean except for light soil to exterior page edges, faintest of tilts. Light bump to top front corner. History and genealogy of the Bromley Family illustrated with photos and maps. The map ""New England's Bromley Places"" shows the family in Bromley Mountain, VT - Southbridge, MA - Warwick, RI -Jewett City, Rixtow, Stamford and Stonington, CT. 133+ pages, 9x6"" (22.9x15cm)." 
Price: 89.95 USD
 
 
15 "Caplan, Marc" "Jew-Hatred as History: An Analysis of the Nation of Islam's ""the Secret Relationship Between Blacks and Jews"""
NY 1993 "(3rd printing, 1994)" Oversize Paperback FINE 
"A response to the Nation of Islam's' statement about Jews in America and their participation in the slave trade. 48 pages, 10x6.75"" (25.4x17.1cm)." 
Price: 24.95 USD
 
 
16 "Carey, George W." A Vignette of the New York New Jersey Metropolitan Region
"Cambridge, MA" 1976 0884104362 / 9780884104360 Oversize Paperback GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright, faint age soil to exterior with a few spots and part of a price sticker, square. Pencil underlining and 1 page with margin note. A snapshot in time of the NY Metropolitan area in 1976, illustrated with 44 figures (photos, maps, etc.) and 4 tables. Sections on NY Metropolitan Region - Process, Form and Control; Commercial and Industrial Activities; Residential Space; Urban Landscapes and Social Processes; The Urban Environment - The Pollution Feedback." 
Price: 8.95 USD
 
 
17 "Carse, Robert" The Young Mariners: A History of Maritime Salem
NY 1966 (1st edition) Hardbound NEAR FINE 
"As new except for slight age soil to exterior top of page edges, and faint library stamp on front endpaper. Library Binding. From the founding of Salem, Massachusetts, the history of it's sea-faring tradition, through the War of 1812. A good basic level text. 191 pages with index and black and white illustrations." 
Price: 7.95 USD
 
 
18 "Caycedo, German Castro" Con las manos en alto: Episodios de la guerra en Colombia
"Bogota, Columbia" 2001 9584202227 / 9789584202222 Trade Paperback VERY GOOD 
"Tight, faint age tanning of pages, clean, square. Rubbing to cover edges. Text in Spanish. ""Una guerra narrada con estetica, donde quienes cuentan no son los violentos sino part de los mas de cuarenta millones de colombianos innocentes, con la fuerza de ese contraste entre la violencia y las ternura que conforman nuestra nacionalidad.""" 
Price: 7.95 USD
 
 
19 "Chambers, Bradford (ed.) (Dr. C. Eric Lincoln, intro.)" "Chronicles of Black Protest (Original Title: Chronicles of Negro Protest, A Background Book for Young People Documenting the History of Black Power)"
1969 (3rd printing) Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"As new except for rubbed cover edges and library stamp inside back cover (no other library markings). ""the forgotten history of an heroic heritage. Contrary to popular belief, today's (1968) Black protest is not a new phenomenon on the American scene. Behind the storybook history of America, there is a ' hidden history' - one in which brave men, both Black and White, spoke out, fought and sometimes died in battling grim centuries of oppression and injustice...from the first slaves in the New World to the Black Panthers of Los Angeles..."" 255 indexed pages." 
Price: 10.95 USD
 
 
20 "Clark, Huber (Secretary of the State)" Connecticut State Register and Manual 1900
"Hartford, CT" 1900 Hardbound VERY GOOD+ 
"Tight, light age tanning of pages, clean, square. Spine has softened edges with rubbing at bottom and light shipping at top. Maroon cloth with gilt lettering. Owner's name stamp, inside front cover, is of Danbury, CT attorney of the time. Includes state constitution, lists of town population, government officials for each town, Chairman & Vice-Chairman of Republican & Democratic Town Committees in each town, origins of names of CT towns, and all kinds of facts and figures for 1900. 555 pages" 
Price: 29.95 USD
 
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