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1 Proceedings: Institute of Politics 1986-1987
"Cambridge, MA" 1987 Trade Paperback FINE 
"As new except for faint edgewear. 9th yearly edition from the John F. Kennedy School of Government. Papers on International Affairs; Media & Politics; Critical Issues; Politics in Action; Reflections by Benjamin Netanyahu, Benjamin Bradlee, Christopher Dodd, C. Everett Koop, Carolyn B.Mosby; John Erlichman, Lawerence Tribe, Norman Lear and more." 
Price: 34.95 USD
 
 
Steps Toward Making Every Vote Count: Electoral System Reform in Canada and its Provinces, "(Henry Milner, ed.)"
2 "(Henry Milner, ed.)" Steps Toward Making Every Vote Count: Electoral System Reform in Canada and its Provinces
"Peterborough, ONT" 2004 1551116480 / 9781551116488 (1st thus) Trade Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"As new except for faint shelfwear to exterior edges and 4 pages with a few words underlined. ""developments in the growing movement to reform Canada's electoral system…up-to-date accounts of developments in BN, Quebec, PEI and Ontario…experiences in New Zealand and Scotland., which have adopted... plans... attempting balance...look(s) at South Africa, Japan, France and the US...for the light it casts on a specific aspect of electoral system reform...(and) practical implications...""" 
Price: 19.95 USD
 
 
3 "(Stevenson, Eric, Ed.)" "Handbook of Federal Assistance: Financing, Grants, Technical Aids 1981"
"Boston, MA" ©1981 0882625462 / 9780882625461 Oversize Paperback NEAR FINE 
Soft imitation leather covers. As new except for faint age soil to exterior and slight rubbing to bottom edge of front cover. 654 indexed pages of government programs. 
Price: 39.95 USD
 
 
4 "Abels, Jules" Out of the Jaws of Victory: The astounding election of 1948
NY 1959 (1st edition) Hardbound GOOD+ 
"Book as new except for slight tilt to spine and faintest foxing to top, exterior page edges. Dust jacket is present but has creased and worn edges (stabilized with clear tape on inside) and faded spine. The day after the 1948 Presidential election the newspaper headlines read ""Dewey Elected President"" but they were wrong, Truman had been elected." 
Price: 9.95 USD
 
 
5 "Adams, Virginia" Connecticut: The Story of Your State Government
CT 1973 871061252 (1st edition) Hardbound VERY GOOD 
Library binding - As new except for library markings on last printed and last blank pages. Navy blue coated cloth covers with white inking on spine including library indexing information. Designed as a textbook for Connecticut Social Studies students. Illustrated 96 page chapter book. 
Price: 77.95 USD
 
 
6 "Anderson, Thornton" Jacobson's Development of American Political Thought: A Documentary History
NY c1961 (2nd edition) Hardbound NEAR FINE 
"As new except for owner's name on first free page and slight softening of spine ends. No dust jacket. ""Study of the history of political thought…teaches us that the political ideas we hold today have a historical background : to understand our present theories…we must understand their origin, background and development…"" and ""historical analysis of political thought demonstrates the relativity of ideas to environment and circumstance...""" 
Price: 10.95 USD
 
 
7 "Baley, Sydney D." British Parliamentary Democracy
"Cambridge, MA" 1958 (2nd edition) Trade Paperback GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright and clean interior, rubbed and age soiled exterior, square. 2 folded page corners. Owner's name on first page. ""a book on British of government which would do more than describe how the system functions today…(but would explain) practices, often seemingly absurd, ...their roots deep in British history...understood only in the light of that history..."" 281 indexed, annotated pages." 
Price: 9.95 USD
 
 
8 "Barone, Ujifusa & Matthews" The Almanac of American Politics 1972
"Garden City, NY" 1972 0876450567 / 9780876450567 Trade Paperback FAIR 
"Reading copy. Tight, age soiled exterior, age tanned page edges, curled spine, bumped bottom corners have dog-eared some pages. Not pretty but solid. A snapshot in time of the US Congress in 1972 - each district and member with detailed information about background, committees, elections. Makeup of each committee.. Maps of each of the states showing congressional district boundaries at the time. Fiscal '68, '69, '70 outlay by department. List of 50 top defense contractors based on dollar amounts of prime contracts." 
Price: 127.95 USD
 
 
9 "Berry, Henry" Pathways to Restoration: The Revitalization of the American Spirit
"Southpost, CT" ©1983 0961184604 / 9780961184605 Trade Paperback GOOD+ 
"As new except for owner's name and tape repair to front cover. ""a study of the weaknesses and blindness of American society; the assumptions that allow us to overlook what is required to safeguard our values in the modern world; and the handicaps that keep us from asserting our values when they are challenged...""" 
Price: 6.50 USD
 
 
10 "Boyd, Malcolm" Malcolm Boyd's Book of Days
"Greenwich, CT" 1969 (1st paperback edition) Paperback NEAR FINE 
"As new except for slight age tanning of pages, slight edgewear to covers, faint creasing near spine hinge and part of a date stamp on first free page.. Appears unread. ""this apostle of the underground church takes the traditional 'thoughts-for-the-day' and swings them into thoughts for our day..."" A glimpse into the '60's by the preaching of this Episcopal priest who recited poetry at the Hungry i in San Francisco and was a Freedom Rider. " 
Price: 9.95 USD
 
 
11 "Bridenthal, Grossmann & Kaplan (ed.)" When Biology Became Destiny: Women in Weimar and Nazi Germany
NY 1984 0853456437 / 9780853456438 Trade Paperback VERY GOOD- 
"Tight, bright, clean and square. Spine has been reinforced with clear tape to stabilized small rip at top of hinge. Light rubbing to exterior edges. Unmarked text. ""collection of essays analyzes the experience of women in Weimar and Nazi Germany"" 1933-1945" 
Price: 17.95 USD
 
 
12 "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
 
 
13 "Childers, Erskine" Renewing the United Nations System
"Uppsala, Sweden" 1994 Oversize Paperback NEAR FINE 
"Part of a series of studies on improvement in the United Nations. Tight, bright clean but curled. Partial hinge crease. Some edgewear." 
Price: 26.96 USD
 
 
14 "Chomsky, Noam (Junkerman & Masakazu, Ed.)" "Power and Terror, Post-9/11 Talks and Interviews"
"NY + Tokyo, Japan" 2003 Trade Paperback FINE 
"As new - gift quality! ""After the terrorist attacks of September 11...with unflagging conviction, Chomsky must have repeated a thousand times his argument that we cannot address terrorism of the weak against the powerful without also confronting the unmentionable but far more extreme terrorism of the powerful against the weak. The argument fell on deaf ears in Washington..."" 158 indexed pages." 
Price: 6.95 USD
 
 
15 "Cronin, Sean" "Washington's Irish Policy 1916-1986: Independence, Partition; Neutrality"
"Dublin, Ireland" 1987 0937702080 / 9780937702086 Trade Paperback VERY GOOD+ 
"Signed by the author. Tight, slight yellowing, clean, square. Faint edgewear and corner creasing. ""In spite of 'the Irish nation' in the United States - those millions of Irish emigrants and their descendants - American policy towards Ireland has not always been sympathetic. In the three key areas of independence, partition and neutrality, Washington has viewed the Irish question thorough British eyes.""" 
Price: 74.95 USD
 
 
16 "Crowther, Samuel" America Self-contained
"Garden City, NY" 1933 Hardbound GOOD 
"Larger type face. Tight, bright, clean, square and unmarked but has wear to top of spine and no dust jacket. ""We in the United States have today (1933) no friends among the nations of the earth, but we have many bitter enemies - the more bitter because they are presently without the power to harm us." 
Price: 10.95 USD
 
 
17 "Daniel, Yuli (Nikolai Arzhak)" This is Moscow Speaking and Other Stories
NY 1970 Paperback GOOD+ 
"Tight, bright and clean interior, age soiled exterior with spotting on exterior page edges, square. Long crease down center of front cover and smaller corner creases. ""The powerful, passionate satires of Soviet life that roused today's revolt of writers and young intellectuals inside Russia - and sent the author to 5 years imprisonment..."" ""Sinyavsky-Daniel trial""" 
Price: 39.95 USD
 
 
18 "Deutscher, Isaac " Marxism in Our Time
San Francisco 1973 0878670289 / 9780878670284 (2nd printing) Trade Paperback 
"Unread. Tight, bright interior, age yellowed exterior, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, faint curl. Faint edgewear. Essays on Marxism and Revolution including: Marxism and Nonviolence, Marxism and the New Left, On Internationals and Internationalism, the Tragedy of the Polish Communist Party, On Socialist Man, The Roots of Bureaucracy, Ideological Trends in the USSR, George Lukac's and ""Critical Realism"", and The Poet and Revolution" 
Price: 16.95 USD
 
 
19 "Dole, Bob" Great Political Wit: Laughing (Almost) All the Way to the White House
NY 1998 0385493479 / 9780385493475 "(1st edition, 1st printing)" Hardbound FINE / Fine 
"As new - gift quality! ""Famous for his delectably dry humor, Senator Bob Dole brings us the ultimate bipartisan book: some of his favorite witticisms, hilarious remarks, and wry observations of the great political figures of this century. """ 
Price: 15.95 USD
 
 
20 "Field, G. Lowell" Governments in Modern Society
NY 1951 Hardbound NEAR FINE 
"Tight, bright, clean and square. Blue cloth with red text block & gilt lettering. No marking except for check marks on Contents list. Faintest rubbing to cover edges. No dust jacket. Excellent detailed description of the basic structures within the ideology of governments. Sections on: Background of Modern Politics; Modern Constitutional Systems; Modern Revolutions and Dictatorial Systems; Democracy - Recent Gains and Prospects. 564 indexed, annotated pages." 
Price: 10.95 USD
 
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