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"Qin Shi Huang Pottery Figures of Warriors and Horses: A Corpus of Data, No. 1"

By: Museum of Qin Shi Huang (compiler)

Price: $8.95

Publisher: China, 1981

Seller ID: 4-NX002

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean and square with slight wear to bottom edge and 1 folded page corner. The Qin Shi Huang Pottery Figures of Warriors and Horses were discovered in 1974. In 1980 ""In order to meet the demand of visitors, here the brief reports on the excavations of three pits written by the Archaeological Excavation Team of Qin Shi Huang Pottery Figures of Warriors and Horses of Shaanzi Provincial Committee for the Protection and Reservation of Historical Relics and published in Wenwu (Cultural Relics) have been collected and published...for the reference of the researchers or a... View more info

"CLIO:WCSU History Journal, Spring 2005: The Many Forms of Sexuality"

By: N/A

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Danbury, CT", 2005

Seller ID: 95Y007

Condition: FINE


"As new. Articles include: """"Upon Entering the White House: Affairs and Sec Scandals through the Years"": ""Buying the Right to Privacy: Contraception in Connecticut, 1940-1970""; Charles and Di: A History in Attitudes""; ""An Inquiry into the Masculine Mentality""; ""the Oppression of Women in Christianity""; ""Black Women Abolitionists""; ""Walt Whitman and Homosexuality""; ""Woman and Nation in Four Indian Films of the 1990s""; and ""The Politics of S... View more info

Cahir Castle

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Seller ID: 05H005

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! History, architectural description, color photos and building maps of Cahir Castle and Cahir Abbey. Originally part of the O'Brien Kingdom; granted in 1185, as part of the Thomond territory to Theobold Walter; granted as Barony of Cahir in 1192 to Philip of Worcester; in 1375 to James, Earl of Ormond (head of the Butler family);1788, Butlers of Glengall became the heirs; 1816 became Viscount Caher and Earl of Glengall; 1840-1846 ""great building period"" with architect William Tinsley; 1858 passed to Charteris family; 1964 taken into state care as a ... View more info

The R.O.T.C. Manual: Infantry

By: N/A

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Washington, DC", 1932

Edition: (15th Edition-revised)

Seller ID: 75H010

Condition: GOOD-/None


"Reading Copy. Tight but falls open, yellowed pages, soiled exterior, owner's pencil notes on end papers, otherwise clean interior, tilted. Spine end worn through on bottom, missing on top. Cover corners worn through. A small puncture (pencil point?) on spine extends inside through @ 30 pages. No DJ. Illustrations show WWI uniforms and wire carts pulled by mules. A unique version of the status of Infantry training between the World Wars." View more info

United States Air Force Museum

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: "Wright-Patterson AFB,OH", 1982

Seller ID: 76Y016

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faint edgewear and faint age soil to exterior. Photos, descriptions and specifications of the AirCraft and displays of the Museum, including the model plane collection." View more info

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Defiance

By: Nechama Tec

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 9780195376852

ISBN: 0195376854

Condition: very good


The prevailing image of European Jews during the Holocaust is one of helpless victims, but in fact many Jews struggled against the terrors of the Third Reich. In Defiance, Nechama Tec offers a riveting history of one such group, a forest community in western Belorussia that would number more than 1,200 Jews by 1944--the largest armed rescue operation of Jews by Jews in World War II. Tec reveals that this extraordinary community included both men and women, some with weapons, but mostly unarmed, ranging from infants to the elderly. She reconstructs for the first time the amazing details of ... View more info

Kabul Catastrophe: The Retreat of 1842

By: Patrick Macrory

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 9780192851772

ISBN: 0192851772

Condition: GOOD


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An Atlas of Middle Eastern Affairs

By: Pounds & Kingsbury

Price: $23.95

Publisher: NY, 1964

Edition: (Revised edition)

Seller ID: 6-1T021

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean interior, faintest age soil to exterior, faint curl. Appears unread. Light rubbing to cover corners. ""In the Middle East, perhaps more than anywhere else, politics depends on geography…In the past…fluid natural boundaries…permitted expansion of its native empires and its importance as a crossroads...Today...disproportionate and fabulous wealth in oil and strategic..."" location...are added factors of significance..."" 117 indexed pages. A snapshot of the time period (1964), with detailed factual data illustrated on facing page map for e... View more info

56 Entretiens sur l'Histoire de France Pour les cours elementaires

By: Prigent & Bettembos

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Paris, France",

Seller ID: 1DP015

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean ans square. Has slight rubbing and creasing to covers with small chip on bottom spine edge and small smudge on bottom exterior page edges. Owner's name on first free page. Chronological topics from ""Des Hommer Prehistoriques dressent de Menhirs"" to ""Ministres de la Communaute debarquant a Orly"" each with 4 sections - 1. Observation dirigee; 2.Indications et Recit.: 3. Conclusion et Theme de Remuse; and 4. Documents complementaires. 231 pages" View more info

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India's Long Road to Independence: The Proudest Day

By: Read & Fisher

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, W.W.Norton: 1998

Seller ID: 7-NH023

ISBN: 0393318982

Condition: VERY GOOD


"As new except for faintest edgewear and age soil to cover edges only. 565 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliography and black and white photos. ""a valuable and fascinating political record of the turbulent birth of modern India and Pakistan."" 6x9.25x1""" View more info

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A History of Russia

By: RiasanovskyNicholas V.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "NY, NY", 1993

Edition: (5th Edition

Seller ID: 6-NH002

ISBN: 0195074629

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for slight tilt to spine and faint soil to exterior page edges. Red cloth with gilt lettering in crisp and clean dust jacket. 711 pages including bibliography, illustrated with maps and diagrams including a genealogical table of Russian rulers from the 1st century through the 20th. Narrative from B.C. to the dissolution of the Soviet Union, and the events of 1992. " View more info

Early Modern Europe: A Book of Source Readings

By: Rowen & Ekbery (Ed.)

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Itasca, IL", 1973

Seller ID: 02H009

Condition: GOOD+


"Reading copy. Tight, bright, bright and clean interior, creased and age soiled exterior, square. 3 pages with highlighting and 4 with underlining. Contains original source readings in sections on: The Renaissance; The Reformation; Economic Life; Discovery and Colonization; Scientific Revolution; Beginnings of Economic Modernization; The French Revolution; Napoleon, conqueror and Conquered; & Politics (16th & 17th, 18th centuries). 470 pages, 9x6"" (22.9x15cm)." View more info

The New American Cadences Jody Call Handbook - Volume II

By: Sandee S. Johnson (compiler) R0bert W. Morgan (ed.)

Price: $84.95

Publisher: Talisman, Talisman: 1994

Seller ID: 7-5P003

ISBN: 1885969015

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Faintest sticker shadow on the back cover. ""handbook to Volume I in Talisman Book's All-Military American Cadences series"". 182 pages in seven topical sections." View more info

Collection Robert Lebel: Dessins Anciens et du XIX Siecle - Vente a Paris Mercredi Paris 25 Mars 2009

By: Sotheby's

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", Sotheby's: 2009

Seller ID: 0DY016r

Condition: FINE


"As new. Sale catalog (#PF9022), 19th century drawings - Items 1-98, illustrations in appropriate coloration, text in French and English. Expected price in Euros, pounds and dollars. 132 pages." View more info

L'arte della guerra (The Art of War) (Original title: Bingfa)

By: Sun Tzu

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Rome, Italy", 1994

Seller ID: 08T002

ISBN: 8879833677

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, faint page yellowing, a few finger smudges, bumped corner. ""e il piu antico, famoso e studiato fra I trattati militari della Cina antica. In tredici stringate capitoli, l'opera espone per principi fondamentali una dottrina bellica improntata al piu schietto utilitarismo, fomendo preziose indicazioni su valutazioni preliminari e gestione logistica di un conflitto, strategie e manovre de attacco e ritirata, rapporti psicolognini con le proprie truppe e col nemico, conformazione dei terreni e fattori atmosferici, peculiarita e stutturazione di una rete spionistica."" ... View more info

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The Annals of Imperial Rome (Penguin Classics)

By: Tacitus

Price: $1.50

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140440607

ISBN: 0140440607

Condition: GOOD


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Historia de Espana Alfaguara VII: La Republica; La Era de Franco

By: Tamames. Ramon

Price: $11.95

Publisher: "Madrid, Spain", 1973

Seller ID: 81T015

ISBN: 8420620513

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Solid binding. Pages tanned on edges. Overall clean but there is occasional underlining in chapters ""sitema social"" and ""Estructura y desarrollo economicos"". Previous owners's name written on first page. Creased spine and cover. Some rubbing along edges. Text in Spanish. 623 pages (7-3/4"" x 5-1/4"") ""el resultado de la estreca colaboracion entre los especialistas que se han responsabilizado de cada uno de los siete volumenes...El presente volumen se abre con la proclamation de la Republica en abril de 1931 y concluye en lo... View more info

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History of the Peloponnesian War

By: Thucydides

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Penguin Classics:

Seller ID: 9780140440393

ISBN: 0140440399

Condition: GOOD


Written four hundred years before the birth of Christ, this detailed contemporary account of the struggle between Athens and Sparta stands an excellent chance of fulfilling the author's ambitious claim that the work "was done to last forever." The conflicts between the two empires over shipping, trade, and colonial expansion came to a head in 431 b.c. in Northern Greece, and the entire Greek world was plunged into 27 years of war. Thucydides applied a passion for accuracy and a contempt for myth and romance in compiling this exhaustively factual record of the disastrous conflict that eventu... View more info

The Historic Highway 2000: A Guide to Internet Resources

By: Trinkle and Merriman

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Armonk, NY", M E SHARPE INC: 2000

Edition: (2nd edition)

Seller ID: 22H005

ISBN: 0765604787

Condition: FINE / No dj


"As new but has no dust jacket. ""lists thousands of sites that will appeal to anyone interested in history and which our specialist section authors have determined to be reliable and useful for the serious study of history…"" 600 indexed pages." View more info

How to Respect and Display Our Flag

By: U.S. Marine Corps

Price: $4.50

Publisher: 1973

Seller ID: 96T042

Condition: FINE


"As new, 32 page, staple-bound booklet with color illustrations. History of the flag and its association with the Marine Corps. Rules on proper use of the flag and it's display. 7.5x5.25"" ( 19x13.3cm)." View more info