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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 and international law for democracies in such a struggle? He provocatively declares that the United States is the chief ... 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 - 1992"" by Shane A. Smith" 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 from Neutrality"" by Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones; ""Finding the Nation in Assassination: The death of S.W.R.D. Banda... 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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"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. Oversize and heavy, may require additional postage for Priority or International shipping." 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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Waves of Hate: Naval Atrocities of the Second World War

By: "Bridglan, Tony"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Annapolis, MD", 2002

Edition: (1st American Edition)

Seller ID: 94H027

ISBN: 1557504393

Condition: FINE/Fine


"As new - gift quality! ""Contrary to comfortable mythology, unchivalrous or even downright disgraceful acts amounting to culpable war criminality were not the sole preserve of our enemies. All sides stand accused of lapses of conduct which had appalling consequences for their hapless victims...""" View more info

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"Victorian People: A Reassessment of Persons and Themes, 1851-67"

By: "Briggs, Asa"

Price: $16.25

Publisher: University Of Chicago Press:

Seller ID: 9780226074887

ISBN: 0226074889

Condition: very good


This text looks at the people, ideas and events between the Great Exhibition of 1851 and the Second Reform Act of 1867. From "John Arthur Roebuck and the Crimean War," and "Samuel Smiles and the Gospel of Work" to "Thomas Hughes and the Public Schools" and "Benjanmin Disraeli and the Leap in the Dark," Asa Briggs provides an assessment of Victorian achievements; and in doing so conjures up an enviable picture of the progress and independence of the last century. "For expounding this theme, this interaction of event and personality, Mr. Briggs is abundantly and happily endowed. He is always... View more info

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The Anatomy of Revolution

By: "Brinton, Crane"

Price: $1.25

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780394700441

ISBN: 0394700449

Condition: GOOD


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Queen Eleanor: Independent Spirit of the Medieval World

By: "Brooks, Polly Schoyer"

Price: $4.45

Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers:

Seller ID: 9780395981399

ISBN: 0395981395

Condition: GOOD


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Thud Ridge

By: "Broughton, Colonel Jack (Hanson W. Baldwin, Intro.)"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: "Toronto, ON", 1985

Edition: "(Specially Illustrated Edition, 1st thus)"

Seller ID: 19P016

ISBN: 0553251899

Condition: VERY GOOD


" Tight, slight age tanning to interior, clean, square. 2 reading creases on spine, light rubbing to cover edges, small crease on top corner of front cover. ""Air battle action against the Heart of North Vietnam…the story of the valiant men who flew he F-105 ""thud"" bomber over North Vietnam"" 261 pages illustrated with maps and black and white drawings." View more info

BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE: An Indian History of the American West

By: "Brown, Dee"

Price: $0.95

Publisher: Bantam Books:

Seller ID: B000HH6VOA

ISBN: B000HH6VOA

Condition: GOOD


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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee

By: "brown, Dee"

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Pocket:

Seller ID: 9780671420291

ISBN: 0671420291

Condition: acceptable


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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An Indian History of the American West

By: "Brown, Dee"

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Holt Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780805086843

ISBN: 0805086846

Condition: GOOD


Immediately recognized as a revelatory and enormously controversial book since its first publication in 1971, "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee" is universally recognized as one of those rare books that forever changes the way its subject is perceived. Now repackaged with a new introduction from bestselling author Hampton Sides to coincide with a major HBO dramatic film of the book, "Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee.""Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee "is Dee Brown's classic, eloquent, meticulously documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian during the second half of the ... View more info