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Torpedo Bomber! - The story of the R.A.F. torpedo bombers

By: "Barker, Ralph"

Price: $10.50

Publisher: NY, 1968

Edition: (2nd American edition)

Seller ID: 19P015

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faint age tanning. ""the story of the daring R.A.F. pilots who flew low-level attacks against German battleships in World War II."" 285 indexed pages with black & white photo insert section." View more info

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"Dancing with the Devil: Sex, Espionage, and the U.S. Marines: The Clayton Lonetree Story"

By: "Barker, Rodney"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, 1996

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 85P014

ISBN: 0804115699

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean, slight curl. 1 folded page corner. 1 page with repaired rip on edge. Slight shelfwear. ""this sex-for-secrets scandal was one of the most notorious espionage cases in Cold War history.""" View more info

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"Political Leadership Among Swat Pathans (London School of Economics Monographs on Social Anthropology, Volume 19)"

By: "Barth, Frederik"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Oxford, UK", BERG PUBL INC: 2004

Seller ID: 12T016

ISBN: 1845202783

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""describes certain aspects of the society of the Pathans of the Swat valley in the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan…the material on which it is based was collected by the author in the period February-November 1954"" Chapters on: General Ecology and Ethnology of Swat; Underlying Frameworks of Organization; Neighborhood, Marriage and Affinity; Relations of Inequality and Authority; Land Tenure and Political Relations ... View more info

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From Dawn to Decadence: 500 Years of Western Cultural Life 1500 to the Present

By: "Barzun, Jacques"

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial:

Seller ID: 9780060928834

ISBN: 0060928832

Condition: GOOD


Highly regarded here and abroad for some thirty works of cultural history and criticism, master historian Jacques Barzun has now set down in one continuous narrative the sum of his discoveries and conclusions about the whole of Western culture since 1500.In this account, Barzun describes what Western Man wrought from the Renaisance and Reformation down to the present in the double light of its own time and our pressing concerns. He introduces characters and incide... View more info

The Yoruba (Case studies in cultural anthropology)

By: "Bascom, R.H."

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Holt McDougal:

Seller ID: 9780030812491

ISBN: 0030812496

Condition: GOOD


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Bunyoro: An African Kingdom (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology)

By: "Beattie, John"

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace College Publishers:

Seller ID: 9780030047855

ISBN: 0030047854

Condition: very good


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The Fall of Berlin 1945

By: "Beevor, Antony"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780142002803

ISBN: 0142002801

Condition: GOOD


Acclaimed for his vivid re-creations of some of the twentieth century's most significant battles, Antony Beevor is one of the best known and respected military historians writing today. He now offers readers a gripping, street-level portrait of the harrowing days of January 1945 in Berlin when the vengeful Red Army and beleaguered Nazi forces clashed for a final time. The result was the most gruesome display of brutality in the war, with tanks crushing refugee columns, m... View more info

"Last Emperor, The"

By: "Behr, Edward"

Price: $3.50

Seller ID: 9780708834398

ISBN: 0708834396

Condition: GOOD


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Hitler's naval war

By: "Berenbrok, Hans Dieter"

Price: $1.35

Publisher: Macdonald:

Seller ID: 9780356045085

ISBN: 0356045080

Condition: GOOD


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The Osama bin Laden I Know : An Oral History of al Qaeda's Leader

By: "Bergen, Peter L."

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Free Press:

Seller ID: 9780743278928

ISBN: 0743278925

Condition: GOOD


No one knows more about Osama bin Laden than Peter Bergen. In 1997, well before the West suddenly became aware of the world's most sought-after terrorist, Bergen met with him and has followed his activities ever since. Today, years after President Bush swore to get him dead or alive and despite haunting the popular imagination since September 11, 2001, bin Laden remains shrouded in mystery and obscured by a barrage of facts, details and myths. With numerous never-be... View more info

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France Under Napoleon

By: "Bergeron, Louis"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press:

Seller ID: 9780691007892

ISBN: 0691007896

Condition: GOOD


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Storm Command: A Personal Account of the Gulf War

By: "Billiere, Peter de la"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd:

Seller ID: 9780006387497

ISBN: 0006387497

Condition: GOOD


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UNBEATEN TRACKS IN JAPAN (VIRAGO TRAVELLERS)

By: "BIRD, ISABELLA L."

Price: $1.65

Publisher: VIRAGO PRESS LTD:

Seller ID: 9780860684220

ISBN: 0860684229

Condition: GOOD


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"Eire - Ireland A Journal of Irish Studies (Vol XLIV:3 & 4, Fall/Winter Fomhar/Geimhreadh, 2011)"

By: "Bloom, Emily C. et Al(James S Donnely, Jr, ed.), "

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Morristown, NJ", Irish American Cultural Institute: 2011

Edition: Vol 46

Seller ID: 8-7H002

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faintest curl to cover corners. 14 interdisciplinary essays - 4 associated with the 2012 exhibition at Boston College ""Rural Ireland: The Inside Story"", 3 on children, Dion Boucicault, Diaspora/Boston, Casement/ ""Black Diaries"", Valentine Greatrakes/ Protestants, 2 on Poetry & Oral traditions. Illustration, annotations and bibliographies where appropriate. 280 pages. ISSN# 00132683" View more info

Private Words: Letters and Diaries from the Second World War

By: "Blythe, Ronald (ed.)"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "London, UK", Penguin: 1993

Seller ID: 7-9T004

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Faintest age tanning of pages, owner's name stamp and note on first free page, spine and cover creases, slight rubbing to hinge and spine ends. ""A compassionately edited collection of personal, and largely intimate, writings from the Second World War...""" View more info

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Terror and Consent : The Wars for the Twenty-First Century

By: "Bobbitt, Philip"

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Knopf:

Seller ID: 9781400042432

ISBN: 1400042437

Condition: very good


An urgent reconceptualization of the Wars on Terror from the author of "The Shield of Achilles" ("magisterial"-- "The New York Times," "a classic for future generations"--"The New York Review of Books"). In this book Philip Bobbitt brings together historical, legal, and strategic analyses to understand the idea of a "war on terror." Does it make sense? What are its historical antecedents? How would such a war be "won"? What are the appropriate doctrines of constitutional... View more info

Antisemitism: A History Portrayed

By: "Boonstra, Jansen & Kniesmeyer (ed)"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Amsterdam, Netherlands", Anne Frank Foundation: 1989

Seller ID: 7-NY001

ISBN: 9012062020

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, right, clean and square. Light shelfwear to covers with rubbed edges and a reading crease on the spine. ""The Concept of antisemitism refers to ideas and actions directed against Jews and Judaism…This is in the first place a history in pictures: an anti-Jewish language of images as it has developed over hundreds of years...""129 indexed, illustrated pages including Bibliography. 7.75x10.75x.5""" View more info

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Why the Civil War Came

By: "Boritt, Gabor S. (Ed.)"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Oxford, UK", OXFORD UNIV PR: 1997

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 94T017

ISBN: 0195113764

Condition: NEAR FINE


As new except for slight curl. 7 essays by eminent historians who participated in the Oxford - Gettsysburg Civil War summer Institute. View more info

"The Historian, Volume 76 Number 2 Summer 2014"

By: "Boterbloem, Kees (ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: 2014

Seller ID: 5-4H002

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Historical Journal. Contents: "" Chinese Shogun: Gao Huan (496-547)"" by Charles Holcombe; ""The Cossack Herman: Ivan Mazepa in History and Legend from Peter to Pushkin"" by Thomas M. Prymak; ""How Many American Loyalists Left the United States?"" By Philip Ranle; "" Afghanistan after the Occupation: Examining the Post-Soviet Withdrawal and the Najibullah Regime It Left Behind, 1989 - 199... View more info

"The Historian, Volume 76 Number 4 Winter 2014"

By: "Boterbloem, Kees (ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: 2014

Seller ID: 5-4H003

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Historical Journal. Contents: ""A Hierophany Emergent: The Discursive Reconquest pof theUrban Landscape in Jerusalem in Latin Pilgrimage Accounts from the Twelfth Century"" by Basit Hammad Qureshi; ""A Case Study of Education and Nationalism: The Multicultural Flight for 'Souls and Minds' in Finland"" by Jyrki Loima; ""Jessie Jordan: A Rejected Scot who Spied fopr Germany and Hastened America's Flight f... View more info