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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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The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession

By: "Bernstein, Peter L."

Price: $8.45

Publisher: Wiley:

Seller ID: 9780471003786

ISBN: 0471003786

Condition: very good


In this exciting new book, Peter L. Bernstein, who chronicled the evolution of risk in his recent bestseller, Against the Gods, tells the story of history's most coveted, celebrated, and inglorious asset: gold. From the ancient fascinations of Moses and Midas through the modern convulsions caused by the gold standard and its aftermath, gold has led many of its most eager and proud possessors to a bad end. Gold had them, rather than the other way around. And while the sam... View more info

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

"The Historian, Volume 77 Number 1 Spring 2015"

By: "Boterbloem, Kees (ed.)"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: 2015

Seller ID: 5-4H004

Condition: FINE


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Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War

By: "Bowden, Mark"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet:

Seller ID: 9780451203939

ISBN: 0451203933

Condition: GOOD


On October 3, 1993, a band of U.S. soldiers embarked on a mission in Somalia to capture two warlords. It was a simple plan. What erupted instead was a night of bloodshed and death. It became the longest sustained firefight involving American troops since the Vietnam War. This is the extraordinary minute-by-minute account of that courageous, historic, and brutal night. View more info

Black Hawk Down:: A Story of Modern War

By: "Bowden, Mark"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Signet:

Seller ID: 9780451205148

ISBN: 0451205146

Condition: GOOD


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"Silver Wings, A History of the United States Air Force"

By: "Boyne, Walter J. (General James H. Doolittle, Foreword"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NY, 1993

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 15Y008

ISBN: 0671785370

Condition: FINE / Fine


"As new - gift quality! Unclipped DJ. ""a thoroughly refreshing, lively and informative history of the United States Air Force…from Civil War ballooning to…its spectacular successes in recent decades…the colorful inside story of the events and the men and women who shaped the Air Force into the most powerful military force in history..."" 336 indexed pages filled with black and white (where appropriate) and color photos with detailed captioning.... View more info

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Flyboys: A True Story of Courage

By: "Bradley, James"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Back Bay Books:

Seller ID: 9780316159432

ISBN: 0316159433

Condition: GOOD


This acclaimed bestseller brilliantly illuminates a hidden piece of World War II history as it tells the harrowing true story of nine American airmen shot down in the Pacific. One of them, George H. W. Bush, was miraculously rescued. The fate of the others-an explosive 60-year-old secret-is revealed for the first time in FLYBOYS. View more info

The First Peoples of the Northeast

By: "Braun, Esther K. & David P."

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Lincoln, MA", 2000

Edition: (3rd printing)

Seller ID: 5-0Y019

ISBN: 0965147606

Condition: FINE


"As new except for sticker remnant on back cover. ""...The First Peoples of the Northeast is a fine first book to recommend for people who are interested in the history of native peoples in this region in particular, or who are interested in archaeology in general... "" 144 indexed, illustrated pages including Bibliography and places to visit. 8.5x11x.5""" View more info

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"The Age of Nationalism and Reform, 1789 - 1850 (The Norton History of Modern Europe)"

By: "Breunig, Charles"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: NY, 1977

Edition: (2nd edition)

Seller ID: 22T011

ISBN: 0393091430

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""The French Revolution of 1789 is a watershed in European history; no country escaped its impact, which shattered long-standing traditions and set forth new ideals that powerfully affected succeeding generations…"" 304 indexed pages with Suggested Further Reading list." View more info

Agony At Anzio

By: "Brewer, William B."

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Jove:

Seller ID: 9780515102116

ISBN: 0515102113

Condition: GOOD


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