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By: "Bridglan, Tony"
Publisher: "Annapolis, MD", 2002
Edition: (1st American Edition)
Seller ID: 94H027
"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
By: "Briggs, Asa"
Publisher: University Of Chicago Press:
Seller ID: 9780226074887
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... View more info
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers:
Seller ID: 9780395981399
Publisher: "Toronto, ON", 1985
Edition: "(Specially Illustrated Edition, 1st thus)"
Seller ID: 19P016
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
By: "Brown, Dee"
Publisher: Holt Paperbacks:
Seller ID: 9780805086843
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, ... View more info
By: "Brown, Douglas"
Publisher: "Derby, CT", 1962
Edition: (1st edition)
Seller ID: 1NP002
"Appears unread but has slight corner bumps to outside corners. Tight, light age tanning of pages, clean except for faint age soil to cover edges, slight curl and tilt. Owner's stamp on front cover. Number written on first free page. ""Anne and Jim (Bonny) shipped out with the notorious Captain Blackbeard, raiding, killing and looting, and establishing their reputations as free-booters who would stop at nothing in their quest for wealth and adventure..."&... View more info
Publisher: Harper Perennial:
Seller ID: 9780062303028
Seller ID: 9780151771585
By: "Burke, Peter"
Publisher: Stanford University Press:
Seller ID: 9780804718370
The aim of this book is to analyze, to describe and to evaluate the achievement of the Annales School, a journal of historical studies founded in 1929 in France. The journal was founded in order to promote a new kind of history - the substitution of a problem-oriented analytical history for a traditional narrative of events, and the history of the whole range of human activities in place of a mainly political history. This critical text describes, analyzes, and evalu... View more info
Publisher: Gray's Pub:
Seller ID: 9780888260765
Publisher: NY, 1964
Seller ID: 21T002
Condition: NEAR FINE- Good+ dj
"As new except for slight softening of spine ends and small inward curl to top corner of cover. Tan, linen-finish cloth with orange lettering on spine. Dust jacket is intact, unclipped and bright but has light age soil and wear to edges with tiny rips which have been tape repaired on the inside. Map endpapers. Interviews with ""Nasser, Kings Hassan, Hussein and Idris, Prince Feisal and Algeria's Ben Bella."" 223 indexed pages with black and white phot... View more info
Publisher: "Boston, MA", 1916
Edition: "(3rd printing, July 29)"
Seller ID: 4-1T007
"Tight, light age tanning to pages, clean except for light foxing to page edges and some finger smudges on frontispiece and title page, square. No dust jacket. Includes business card size printed note. ""This little book…is published for the benefit of the American Fund for the French Wounded...""" View more info
By: "Cahill, Thomas"
Seller ID: 9780385418492
Condition: NEAR FINE
The perfect St. Patrick's Day gift, and a book in the best tradition of popular history -- the untold story of Ireland's role in maintaining Western culture while the Dark Ages settled on Europe. Every year millions of Americans celebrate St. Patrick's Day, but they may not be aware of how great an influence St. Patrick was on the subsequent history of civilization. Not only did he bring Christianity to Ireland, he instilled a sense of literacy and learning that woul... View more info