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"England in the 18th Century: Volume 7 (The Pelican History of England, Penguin)"

By: "Plumb, J. H."

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780140202311

ISBN: 0140202315

Condition: GOOD

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Turkey Unveiled: A History of modern Turkey

By: "Pope, Nicole & Hugh"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Overlook Press: 2004

Seller ID: 12H013

ISBN: 1585675814

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, bright, clean tilted. Owner's name inside cover, a few folded page corners and edgewear to exterior. "" a rich mosaic of contemporary Turkey and its formative past. The strengths and weaknesses of the Ottoman Empire, the Armenian tragedy, the ongoing Kurdish struggle, and the controversial legacy of the brilliant but autocratic founder (Ataturk) are all explored in detail, alongside portraits of new leaders..."" 395 annotated, indexed pages including Chronology and Bibliography." View more info

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The French Foreign Legion: Complete History of The Legendary Fighting Force

By: "Porch, Douglas"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial:

Seller ID: 9780060923082

ISBN: 0060923083

Condition: GOOD

Resoundingly acclaimed, this brilliantly detailed historical account vividly presents the famed fighting force. View more info

Ace A Marine Night-Figher Pilot in World War II

By: "Porter, Bruce R., Hammel, Eric"

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Jove:

Seller ID: 9780515091595

ISBN: 0515091596

Condition: GOOD

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"Official Guide Niagara Falls*River*Frontier: Scenic, botanic, electric, historic, geologic, hydraulic"

By: "Porter, Peter A. (Charles D. Arnold, illus.)"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: "Buffalo, NY", Matthews-Northrup Works: 1901

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: 8-3T004

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight (except for a few broken stitches on the first quire), light age soil to exterior, clean interior, slight curl. Gift inscription on first free page. Rubbed cover edges with wear at top and bottom of hinge. Rust colored, flexible, cloth covers with black lettering and design. No dust jacket (probably as issued). 311 pages of detailed description of the area from multiple disciplines full of diagrams and vintage black and white photos of the falls and other relevant sites in the area. 4.6x6.6x.75"" (11.8x16.8x2cm)" View more info

From Mythical to Mediaeval Man

By: "Powell, Sumner C.(PeteeH. Saure, Illus.)"

Price: $25.00

Publisher: "New Haven, CT", Compass Publishing: 1957

Seller ID: 4-4Y007

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean interior, lightly soiled exterior, slight curl. Small rip at top of spine covering is repaired with clear tape. Ancient History as taught at Choate School in the 1950's - a series of essays. ""It is a synthesis of much that has been already published in the last decade and is written to stimulate rather than to weary the student. Consequently, many sections are short, when compared with coverage in the 'average text' so that discussion can replace memorization of data. "" 251 staple-bound, indexed, illustrated pages including Bibliography." View more info

Valley of Decision

By: "Prados, John"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440213451

ISBN: 0440213452

Condition: GOOD

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"Luftwaffe (Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, weapons book #10)"

By: "Price, Alfred (Generalleutnant Adolf Falland, Intro.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Ballantine (#01868-0): 1970

Edition: (1st printing)

Seller ID: 04T008

Condition: VERY GOOD-

"Tight, slight yellowing, clean interior, faint age soil to exterior, slight tilt. Creasing and edgewear to exterior. Small corner bump. 160 pages full of black and white photos with thorough narrative and including a Bibliography and Appendices on Formation or Officer/Rank of Commander; Equivalent Commissioned Ranks (with US & UK); The organization and nomenclature of Luftwaffe Units. " View more info

Postscripts to Yankee Township

By: "Price, Carl F."

Price: $28.95

Publisher: "East Hampton, CT", East Hampton Bicentennial Committee: 4975

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 4-OT026

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for owner's name and date on first free page. Original glassine dust jacket shows slight aging. ""In 1644, Plymouth sent forth a colony of Pilgrims to settle on Cape Cod at Nauset, which was soon afterward renamed Eastham after the English town. Less than a century later, Eastham in turn shipped by sea many of her best families to a place of rare beauty on the eastern bank of the Connecticut River, where they began to built a community now known as the Town of East Hampton."" A 2nd collection of essays that tell the story of the people and he place, publishe... View more info

The Closed Circle: An Interpretation of the Arabs

By: "Pryce-Jones, David"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "London, UK", Phoenix Press / Orion: 2002

Edition: (1st paperback

Seller ID: 6-4T009

ISBN: 1842126113

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new - gift quality! Reprint on 1989 hardbound, with new introduction. ""The author argues (then and now) persuasively that the Arabs are caught in a closed circle from which they have not been able to escape, a circle defined by deeply rooted tribal, religious and cultural traditions."" 464 indexed, annotated pages." View more info

Fourteen Byzantine Rulers: The Chronographia of Michael Psellus (Penguin Classics)

By: "Psellus, Michael"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140441697

ISBN: 0140441697

Condition: GOOD

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Ancient Egypt (DK Pockets)

By: "Publishing, DK"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: DK Children:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780789495976

ISBN: 078949597X

Condition: GOOD

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Due To Enemy Action : The True World War Ii Story Of The Uss Eagle 56


Price: $11.45

Publisher: Globe Pequot Pr:

Seller ID: 9781592287390

ISBN: 1592287395

Condition: very good

"Due to Enemy Action tells for the first time a World War II story that spans generations and straddles two centuries, a story that begins with the dramatic Battle of the Atlantic in the 1940s and doesn't conclude until an emotional Purple Heart ceremony in 2002. Based on previously classified government documents, military records, personal interviews, and letters between crew members and their families, this is the saga of the courageous survival of ordinary sailors when their ship was torpedoed and their shipmates were killed on April 23, 1945, and the memories that haunted them after the U... View more info

The rise of political anti-Semitism in Germany & Austria

By: "PULZER, Peter"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Halban Publishers:

Seller ID: 9781870015189

ISBN: 1870015185

Condition: GOOD

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Once Upon a Time in Rhode Island

By: "Pyle, Katherine Helen B. Mason, illus. "

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", "The Country Life Press -Doubleday, Page & Company": 1914

Edition: (Colonial Dames edition)

Seller ID: 8-9T006

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, faintest age tanning of pages, clean text, faintest age soil to exterior, square. No jacket. Blue cloth binding with orange lettering. Faint shelfwear along the cover edges. Slight softening of spine ends. Twelve tales of the history of Rhode Island for young adults. Includes founding of Rhode Island, that the Old Stone Mill was thought to have been built by Vikings, life of Gilbert Stuart, destruction of the Gaspee and other historical events and people. 205 illustrated, annotated pages 7.5X5X.5"" (19.5X13X2.6cm) " View more info

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"Tear Down This Wall: A City, a President, and the Speech that Ended the Cold War"

By: "Ratnesar, Romesh"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 9781416556916

ISBN: 1416556915

Condition: GOOD

On June 12, 1987, Ronald Reagan addressed a crowd of 20,000 people in West Berlin in the shadow of the Berlin Wall. The words he delivered that afternoon would become among the most famous in presidential history. "Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate," Reagan said. "Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall " Elegant and dramatic, "Tear Down This Wall" is the definitive account of one of the most memorable speeches in recent history and a reminder of the power of a president's words to change the world. View more info

"Skyraider: The Douglas A-1 ""Flying Dump Truck"""

By: "Rausa, Rosario"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Zebra: 1988

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 5-4P004

Condition: GOOD+

"Unread. Tight, bright, clean and square. Reading crease on spine, rubbing and light chipping to cover edges, light scratches to covers, 2 creased cover corners .Bookstore stamp on first free page. Illustrated throughout with photos. Appendices: British, French and Swedish use; Performance Data (with diagrams); and Bibliography. ""From the Korean War to Vietnam - the mighty war machine that defied the jet ageā€¦To U.S. naval pilots in Korea "" Able Dog'""..During Vietnam 'Spad' incredibly durable pro-driven attack plane that served the American military faithf... View more info

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The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom

By: "Rawicz, Slavomir"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: The Lyons Press:

Seller ID: 9781558216846

ISBN: 1558216847

Condition: GOOD

In 1941, the author and a small group of fellow prisoners escape from a Soviet labor camp. View more info

The Illustrated History of WWII

By: "Ray, John"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson:

Seller ID: 9781898801443

ISBN: 1898801444

Condition: GOOD

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"The Templars: The Dramatic History Of The Knights Templar, The Most Powerful Military Order Of The Crusades"

By: "Read, Piers Paul"

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Da Capo Press:

Seller ID: 9780306810718

ISBN: 0306810719

Condition: very good

In 1099, the city of Jerusalem, a possession of the Islamic Caliphate for over four hundred years, fell to an army of European knights intent on restoring the Cross to the Holy Lands. From the ranks of these holy warriors emerged an order of monks trained in both scripture and the military arts: The Knights of the Temple of Solomon, called the Templars. In this engrossing and authoritative chronicle spanning three centuries, Piers Paul Read explores the Templars' rise to political and financial power, their catastrophic fall, and their far-reaching legacy. Drawing on the most recent scholarshi... View more info