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Memorial Caen Normandie: 6 June 1944 Juno Beach Courseulles

By: "Desquesnes, Remy"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: 1990

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 5-DT004

ISBN: 2737306663

Condition: FINE


"Then and now in descriptions & photos. Includes ""What is there to see today?"" Text in English. 32-page staple-bound, illustrated with maps and photos." View more info

Memorial Caen Normandie No 10: La Pointe De Hoc

By: "Desquesnes, Remy"

Price: $5.40

Publisher: 1992

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 59T076

Condition: FINE


"Then and now in descriptions & photos. Includes ""What is there to see today?"" Text in French." View more info

Memorial Caen Normandie: 6 Juin 1944 Gold Beach Asnelles

By: "Desquesnes, Remy"

Price: $5.40

Publisher: 1989

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 59T075

Condition: FINE


"Then and now in descriptions & photos. Includes ""What is there to see today?"" Text in French." View more info

Two Beginnings: a Brief Acadian History

By: "Deveau, J. Alphonse"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Yarmouth, Nova Scotia", 1980

Edition: (1st English edition)

Seller ID: 5-7T003

ISBN: 0969086607

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean interior, light age soil and 2 spots to exterior, faintest curl. Hinge crease. 74 page, staple-bound, annotated pages illustrated with a centerfold map. ""This work is a translated summary of a two-part volume entitled ""Notre Heritage Acadien"" to be published in August 1980."" A detailed history of the Acadians from origins through the diaspora. If you've ever wanted to know the true background of Longfellow's ""Evangeline"", here are the facts." View more info

Status and Position of Women in India: With Specal Reference to Women in Contemporary India

By: "Devendra, Kiran"

Price: $74.95

Publisher: "New Delhi, India", Shakti Books: 1985

Seller ID: 7-6T033

ISBN: 070692780X

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Brown cloth with gold lettering on spine. Smudge on back cover and faintest age soil to exterior page edges. Clean, unclipped dust jacket is crisp but has slight edge rubbing, some bubbles in the lamination, a few scratches and dents. ""studies legal and other problems of Indian women since independence...institutionalization of various enactments regarding Indian women have not been internalized..."" 186 indexed pages including Appendices and Bibliography." View more info

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"Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies"

By: "Diamond, Jared M."

Price: $8.45

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company:

Seller ID: 9780393317558

ISBN: 0393317552

Condition: GOOD


In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental factors shaped the modern world. Societies that had had a head start in food production advanced beyond the hunter-gatherer stage, and then developed religion --as well as nasty germs and potent weapons of war --and adventured on sea and land to conquer and decimate preliterate cultures. A major advance in our understanding of human societies, Guns, Germs, and Steel chronicles the way that the modern world came to be and stunni... View more info

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Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Succeed

By: "Diamond, Jared"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780143036555

ISBN: 0143036556

Condition: GOOD


In his runaway bestseller "Guns, Germs, and Steel," Jared Diamond brilliantly examined the circumstances that allowed Western civilizations to dominate much of the world. Now he probes the other side of the equation: What caused some of the great civilizations of the past to fall into ruin, and what can we learn from their fates? Using a vast historical and geographical perspective ranging from Easter Island and the Maya to Viking Greenland and modern Montana, Diamond traces a fundamental pattern of environmental catastrophe?one whose warning signs can be seen in our modern world and that we i... View more info

The Peasants' Revolt of 1381 (History in Depth)

By: "Dobson, R.B. (ed.)"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: NY, 1970

Seller ID: 6-6T002

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, light age tanning of page edges, clean and square. Light rubbing to cover edges, Light creasing on hinges and spine. ""lengthy and detailed collections of original documents provides a basic handbook to the story, significance and problems of the revolt...one of the most famous and dramatic episodes in English history...which is still a largely unsolved mystery..."" 427 indexed pages including Bibliography." View more info

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Battle Ready: Memoir of a Navy SEAL Warrior Medic

By: "Donald, Mark L., Mactavish, Scott"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin:

Seller ID: 9781250041906

ISBN: 1250041902

Condition: very good


The gripping memoir of Navy Cross, Silver Star, Bronze Star, and Purple Heart recipient SEAL Lieutenant Mark L. Donald As A SEAL and combat medic, Mark served his country with valorous distinction for almost twenty-five years and survived some of the most dangerous combat actions imaginable.From the rigors of BUD/S training to the horrors of the battlefield, "Battle Ready" dramatically immerses the reader in the unique life of the elite warrior-medic who advances into combat with life-saving equipment in one hand and life-taking weapons in the other. It is also an uplifting human story that... View more info

Im Wartesaal de Geschichte

By: "Donhoff, Marion Grafin"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Munich, Germany", 1995

Seller ID: 6-5T012

ISBN: 3426800500

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for light soil to covers and tiny corner bumps on bottom. ""Die Deutschlandpolitik von 1948 bis zur Wiedervereinigung 1990 hat Marion Grafin Donhoff mit ihren kritischen Kommentaren hellwach begleitet. Ihre Bemerkungen, Einschätzungen und Prognosen spiegeln anschaulich die fast 50 Jahre währende Geschichte der deutschen Teilung." View more info

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I Could Never Be So Lucky Again

By: "Doolittle, James, V., Carroll Glines"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553584646

ISBN: 0553584642

Condition: GOOD


After Pearl Harbor, he led America's flight to victory General Doolittle is a giant of the twentieth century. He did it all. As a stunt pilot, he thrilled the world with his aerial acrobatics. As a scientist, he pioneered the development of modern aviation technology. During World War II, he served his country as a fearless and innovative air warrior, organizing and leading the devastating raid against Japan immortalized in the film "Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo." Now, for the first time, here is his life story -- modest, revealing, and candid as only Doolittle himself can tell it... View more info

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"A History of Knowledge: Past, Present, and Future"

By: "Doren, Charles Van"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books:

Seller ID: 9780345373168

ISBN: 0345373162

Condition: GOOD


A one-voume reference to the history of ideas that is a compendium of everything that humankind has thought, invented, created, considered, and perfected from the beginning of civilization into the twenty-first century. Massive in its scope, and yet totally accessible, A HISTORY OF KNOWLEDGE covers not only all the great theories and discoveries of the human race, but also explores the social conditions, political climates, and individual men and women of genius that brought ideas to fruition throughout history." Crystal clear and concise...Explains how humankind got to know what it k... View more info

Island of the Dragon's Blood

By: "Douglas Botting (A. Spark, maps) (Janet Chandler, Sketches)"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, 1958

Seller ID: 6-3T017

Condition: GOOD+


"Ex-library with dust jacket in protective cover. Tight, bright, clean and square except for expected library markings.1956 Oxford University expedition to the island of Socotra to record specimens of the native flora and fauna, make recordings of the native language, and collect archaeological artifacts. Socotra (Soqotra ) is a small island archipelago off the Horn of Africa in the Indian Ocean, currently controlled by Yemen, designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2008." View more info

"The Linear Scripts and the Tablets as Historical Documents (Fascicle #70), The Cambridge Ancient History, Volume II (Revised edition), Chapter XIII"

By: "Dow, Sterling & Chadwick, John"

Price: $15.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1971

Seller ID: 10H047

ISBN: 0521082099

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean interior (a few pages with fingerprints), slight age soil to exterior, faint curl. Owner's name on title page. Red covers, sewn binding. Part (A): Literacy in Minoan and Mycenaean Lands; (B) The Linear B Tablets as Historical Documents. 51 pages including Bibliography. " View more info

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War Without Mercy: Race and Power in the Pacific War

By: "Dower, John W."

Price: $9.45

Publisher: Pantheon:

Seller ID: 9780394751726

ISBN: 0394751728

Condition: GOOD


WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD AN AMERICAN BOOK AWARD FINALIST Now in paperback, "War Without Mercy "has been hailed by "The New York Times "as "one of the most original and important books to be written about the war between Japan and the United States." In this monumental history, Professor John Dower reveals a hidden, explosive dimension of the Pacific War--race--while writing what John Toland has called "a landmark book . . . a powerful, moving, and evenhanded history that is sorely needed in both America and Japan." Drawing on American and Japanese songs, ... View more info

"Hano, a Tewa Indian Community in Arizona (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology)"

By: "Dozier, Edward P."

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace College Publishers:

Seller ID: 9780030551154

ISBN: 0030551153

Condition: GOOD


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"Syria c. 1550-1400 B.C. Part 2 (Fascicle #64), The Cambridge Ancient History , Volume II (Revised edition), Chapter X, Part 2"

By: "Drower, Margaret S."

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1969

Seller ID: 10H043

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean, faint curl. Owner's name on title page. Red covers, sewn binding. 64 pages including Bibliography. " View more info

"Ugarit (Fascicle #63), The Cambridge Ancient History, Volume II (Revised edition), Chapter XXI (b) IV and V"

By: "Drower, Margaret S."

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1968

Seller ID: 10H042

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean, faint curl. Owner's name on title page. Red covers, sewn binding. 35 pages including Bibliography. " View more info

"The Archaeological Evidence of the Second Millennium B.C. on the Persian Plateau (Fascicle #66), The Cambridge Ancient History, Volume II (Revised edition), Chapter XVI"

By: "Dyson, Ribert H. Jr."

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1968

Seller ID: 10H044

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean, curled. Owner's name on title page. Red covers, sewn binding. 36 pages including Bibliography. " View more info

The Conversion of Constantine

By: "Eadie, John W. (ed.)"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Huntington, NY", 1971

Edition: "(reprint, 1977"

Seller ID: 5-0H002

ISBN: 088275453X

Condition: GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean and square but has rubbed covers, with surface finish missing on front top corner and top of spine. ""The selections in this book (16 essays for ancient to modern) explore the answers to two sets of questions regarding Constantine's religious actions: (1) Was Constantine converted to Christianity, and (2) if so, when, how, and above all why did he decide to accept the new faith?..."" 111 pages including ""Suggestions for further reading"". " View more info