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The Flying Tigers

By: "Toland, John"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, 1979

Seller ID: 19P013

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! ""the World War II exploits of America's heroic fighter pilots in China… recruited form the army, Navy, and Marines, first saw action as a volunteer group fighting on the side of Chiang Kai-sheik's China against Japan…"" 176 indexed pages illustrated with black & white photos." View more info

Soviet Union

By: "Tomasevic, Nebojsa-Bato"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: NY, 1989

Seller ID: 87Y003

ISBN: 0792451678

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean interior, some spotting on cover, square. Red cloth with gilt. No DJ. An overview of the USSR, history, culture, and art of it's component republics, with spectacular photographic illustrations. 287 pages (11-7/8x9-1/2"")" View more info

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A History of Japan (The Blackwell History of the World)

By: "Totman, Conrad"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: MA & UK, JOHN WILEY & SONS INC: 2000

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 26X001

ISBN: 063121447X

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! 'compelling narrative history of Japan from ca.8,000 until the 1990s…examines Japan from an ecological perspective, tracing the changing patterns of human-environment relations and the interactions with political, social, economic, and cultural history..."" 620 indexed annotated pages including Appendices. " View more info

"Memorias Historicas e Diferentes Apontamentos, Acerca Das Antiguidades De Obidos"

By: "Trindade, Joao"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Obidos, Portugal", Imprensa Nacional-Casa Da Moeda/Camara Municipal de Obidos: 1985

Seller ID: 7-9T011

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, bright and clean with faint curl, rubbed cover edges and a few creases on covers. History of the town of Obidos, Portugal. ""Memorias Historicas e Diferentes Apontamentos, Acerca Das Antiguidades De Obidos desde o ano 308 antes de Jesus Cristo ate ao presente, tirados dos historiadores portugueses e espanhois e manuscritos originais dos arquivos, de que se faz mencao nestes apontamentos."" ""E Obidos uma das villas de Estremadura portu... View more info

The Basic Writings of Trotsky

By: "Trotsky, Leon (Irving Howe, ed.)"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: NY, Schocken: 1976

Seller ID: 7-6T036

Condition: GOOD+

"READING COPY. Tight, bright, clean, unmarked, slightly skewed from edge bump which has dog-eared 5 pages. Unclipped dust jacket is present but rubbed and scraped with tattered edges. ""Trotsky appears in this book mainly as a public writer, so that no intimate knowledge of radical ideology or history is needed to grasp the significance of his work...examples of his analytic sweep and brilliance, his authority as spokesman for the Marxist world-view, and his ... View more info

The guns of August

By: "Tuchman, Barbara Wertheim"

Price: $1.25

Publisher: Bantam Books:

Seller ID: 9780553026696

ISBN: 0553026690

Condition: GOOD

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Bible and Sword: How the British Came to Palestine

By: "Tuchman, Barbara"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1982

Seller ID: 7-5T006

ISBN: 0333334140

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, slight age tanning of pages, clean, and square. Reading crease on spine, corner creases on covers. ""stirring account of the religious, cultural and political motives which led to the British conquest of the Holy Land in 1917 and to the Balfour Declaration..."". 412 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliography." View more info

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A Portrait of Lost Tibet

By: "Tung, Rosemary Jones"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University of California Press:

Seller ID: 9780520204614

ISBN: 0520204611

Condition: GOOD

When the Chinese communists came to power in 1949, they moved to reestablish their "traditional" borders and in 1959 annexed Tibet. Most monasteries were closed, nomads were moved onto communes, the nobility were stripped of privileges, forests were cut, roads were paved, military airfields were constructed, and Tibet's communication with the outside world was cut off. "A Portrait of Lost Tibet" provides rare documentary photographs of traditional Tibetan life as it had ... View more info

Indians Of North America

By: "Turner, Geoffrey"

Price: $7.50

Seller ID: 9780806986166

ISBN: 0806986166

Condition: GOOD

Paiute, Seminole, Apache, Iroquois-their traditions, rituals and crafts are part of our heritage. This pocket encyclopedia, filled with more than 60 pages of full-color photos and illustrations and more than a hundred rare black-and-white photos of the 19th and early 20th centuries, brings you a stirring and exciting chronicle of history and culture. 280 pages (64 in color), 73 b/w illus., 5 1/8 x 7 1/2. View more info

"Operator's Manual W/Components List - Rifle, 5.56-MM, M16A2 W/E (1005-01-128-9936)"

By: "U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Army"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Washington, DC", U.S. Dept of Defense: 1986

Seller ID: 8-7M001

Condition: GOOD+

"Reading copy. Well worn, some pages with creases, some soiling. Solid staple binding. 131 pages. 4x6x0.3"" (10x15x0.8cm). Operator's Manual for the 5.56-MM, M16A2 W/E (1005-01-128-9936) Rifle - Includes diagrams on disassembly, lubrication, maintenance, proper adjustment of sights, operation, magazine, and appropriate ammunition. Includes multiple diagrams. manual ID TM 05538C-10/1 TM 9-1005-319-10 " View more info

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"Good Wives: Image and Reality in the Lives of Women in Northern New England, 1650-1750"

By: "Ulrich, Laurel Thatcher"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780679732570

ISBN: 0679732578

Condition: GOOD

This enthralling work of scholarship strips away those abstractions to reveal the hidden -- and not always stoic -- face of the "goodwives" of colonial America. In these pages we encounter the awesome burdens -- and the considerable power -- of a New England housewife's domestic life and witness her occasional forays into the world of men. We see her borrowing from her neighbors, loving her husband, raising -- and, all too often, mourning -- her children, and e... View more info

Historia de la Cultura en la America Hispanica

By: "Urena, P. Henriquez"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Mexico, 1947

Edition: "(11th reprint, 1979)"

Seller ID: 17P004

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for slight age tanning of pages. ""encierro en limitadsimo espacio el entero panorama curlural de la America hispanica…La considera aqui en los aspectos politico-social y del pensamiento y su expresion: lengua, literatura, filosofia, ciencia y arte..."" Text in Spanish. 171 indexed pages." View more info

"Ireland: A Terrible Beauty. (The Story of Ireland Today with 388 Photographs, Including 108 in Full Color)"

By: "Uris, Jill, Uris, Leon"

Price: $4.45

Publisher: Bantam Doubleday Dell:

Seller ID: 9780553011197

ISBN: 0553011197

Condition: very good

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Sophie de Hanovre: Memoires et Lettres de Voyage

By: "Van der Cruysse, Dirk"

Price: $26.95

Publisher: France, 1990

Seller ID: 6-0H015

ISBN: 2013025835

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean and square but has slight rubbing to top and bottom of covers and a corner bump to bottom of spine which has caused a 3 cm rip on hinge (stabilized with clear tape). 304 indexed pages including Chronology, family tree and introduction. Daughter of King Frederick V of England, Princess palatine and elector of Hanover, mother of George the I of Great Britain." View more info

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Crowns in a Changing World: The British and European Monarchies 1901 - 36

By: "Van Der Kiste, John"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: "Stroud, UK", 2003

Edition: (revised edition)

Seller ID: 7-3T019

ISBN: 075093431X

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! ""Previously unpublished material from the Royal Archives at Windsor…sheds new light on foreign policy in Europe between 1901 and 1936…why they (the monarchies) fell, and why, against the odds, the British family managed to survive…"" 224 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliography and Family Tree." View more info

Les finances du duc de Bourgogne Philippe le Hardi (1384-1404): Le montant des ressources

By: "Van Nieuwenhuysen, Andree"

Price: $53.95

Publisher: "Brussels, Belgium", 1983

Seller ID: 80X003

ISBN: 2803100789

Condition: NEAR FINE

"Tight, bright, clean, square except for tiny bumps to exterior corners. Errata sheet included. Belgian history. Text in French." View more info

John the Fearless: The Growth of Burgundian Power

By: "Vaughan, Richard"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Longman, 1979

Edition: (1st paperback

Seller ID: 6-4T007

ISBN: 0582490472

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for faintest creasing to covers and price sticker on back cover. ""A history of Valois Burgundy"". 220 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliography. " View more info

Her Gold and Her Body

By: "Verghese, Jamila"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: Vikas, Vikas: 1980

Seller ID: 7-5H018

ISBN: 706909313

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, bright, clean and square. Age tanning of pages and light age soil to exterior page edges. Unclipped dust jacket spine is slightly faded and worn at top and a crease across the center of the front cover. ""a bold and vividly documented examination of the tyranny of this tradition (dowry in India) and an imaginative attempt at shaking society into a consciousness of the continuing evils of this system..."" 228 annotated pages" View more info

Sons of Sinbad

By: "Villiers, Alan"

Price: $42.95

Publisher: NY, c1969

Seller ID: 15T029

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, bright, light age soil to exterior pages edges, slight curl. Corner bumps have left a few dog-eared pages. ""an account of sailing with the Arabs and their dhows. In the Red Sea, around the coasts of Arabia, and to Zanzibar and Tanganyika: pearling in the Persian Gulf: and the life of the Shipmasters, the Mariners and the Merchants of Kuwait...Illustrated with photographs by the author"" 414 indexed pages. Originally published in 1940. &#... View more info

Japan As Number One: Lessons for America (Japanese Edition)

By: "Vogel, Ezra F."

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Harpercollins College Div:

Seller ID: 9780060907914

ISBN: 0060907916

Condition: GOOD

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