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"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

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Trail of Tears: The Rise and Fall of the Cherokee Nation

By: "Ehle, John"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Anchor Books Doubleday:

Seller ID: 9780385239547

ISBN: 0385239548

Condition: GOOD


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Civil War Battlefields: A Touring Guide

By: "Eicher, David J. (James M. McPherson, foreword)"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: "Lanham, MD", TAYLOR PUB: 2005

Edition: (Revised edition)

Seller ID: 10T026

ISBN: 1589791819

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faint tilt.""a detailed, accurate, and modern guide to touring these national historic treasures…describes 1353 historic houses, farms, bridges, fields, monuments, cemeteries, and museums covering 22 campaigns and approximately 40 separate battles...41 maps describe features of interest on each field, split between national park areas, state park areas, and private land holdings... More than 100 photographs...122 indexed." View more info

Europe in China

By: "Eitel. E.J. (H.J. Lethbridge, intro.)"

Price: $64.95

Publisher: "Oxford, UK", Oxford University Press: 1983

Seller ID: 7-6H006

ISBN: 0195815904

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for faintest shelfwear to top and bottom edges of book covers and dust jacket. Dust jacket also has several small chips to hinges and top back corner. Reprint of 1895 chronicle of the ""early Canton factory days and the development of Hong Kong as a colony from the beginning, in 1841, to the year 1882…"" 595 pages + index." View more info

From Philosophy to Philology: Intellectual and Social Aspects of Change in Late Imperial China

By: "Elman, Benjamin A."

Price: $134.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", 1984

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 63H001

ISBN: 0674325257

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for owner's library bookplate (stamped"" Discard"") on first free page and owner's embossed stamp on title page. Dust jacket, in protective cover, as new, except for a few scratches and Dewey Decimal number sticker on spine. Smells as though it has been in a room with a fragrance. 368 indexed, annotated pages, including Bibliography and Glossary." View more info

A History of Hong Kong (Oxford in Asia Paperbacks)

By: "Endacott, G.B."

Price: $2.00

Publisher: OUP China:

Seller ID: 9780196382647

ISBN: 0196382645

Condition: GOOD


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Teammates Seals at War

By: "Enoch, Barry W."

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Pocket:

Seller ID: 9780671568306

ISBN: 0671568302

Condition: GOOD


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"Huguenots de Nimes, Vaunage, Vistrenque, et du Refuge 1532-1865"

By: "Exbrayat, Idebert"

Price: $34.95

Publisher: 1983

Seller ID: 4-7T001

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faint tilt to spine and faint shelfwear to cover edges.""Comprend la tables ge?ne?alogique de la famille Saurin."" ""La saga de la famille de Saurin de Calvisson"" ""Tricentenaire de la Revocation de L'Edit de Nantes"" Text in French. 174 pages" View more info

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"Opium War, 1840-1842: Barbarians in the Celestial Empire in the Early Part of the Nineteenth Century and the War by Which They Forced Her Gates"

By: "Fay, Peter Ward"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press:

Seller ID: 9780807847145

ISBN: 0807847143

Condition: GOOD


This book tells the fascinating story of the war between England and China that delivered Hong Kong to the English, forced the imperial Chinese government to add four ports to Canton as places in which foreigners could live and trade, and rendered irreversible the process that for almost a century thereafter distinguished western relations with this quarter of the globe--the process that is loosely termed the "opening of China."Originally published by UNC Press in 1975, Peter Ward Fay's study was the first to treat extensively the opium trade from the point of production in India to the poi... View more info

"The Jews: Their History, Culture, and Religion (Volume II)"

By: "Finkelstein, Louis (Ed.)"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Philadelphia, PA", 1949

Edition: "(2nd edition, 1955)"

Seller ID: 1NH007

Condition: NEAR FINE/ Good+


"As new except for a tiny bump which has left a few page corners with a faint crease. Dust jacket is intact and unclipped but worn at spine ends and severely age-tanned on spine and top edges. Revised edition. Chapters 17-35, pages 745-1431, including index. " View more info

FIRE IN THE LAKE V927

By: "Fitzgerald, Frances"

Price: $1.10

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780394719276

ISBN: 0394719271

Condition: GOOD


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Rockin' the Boat: 50 Iconic Rebels and Revolutionaries-From Joan of Arc to Malcom X

By: "Fleischer, Jeff"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Zest Books:

Seller ID: 9781936976744

ISBN: 1936976749

Condition: very good


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"Pessimist's Guide to History: An Irrestistible Guide to Compendium of Catastrophies, Babarities, Massacres and Mayhe"

By: "Flexner, Stuart, Flexner, Doris"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Avon Books (P):

Seller ID: 9780380762361

ISBN: 0380762366

Condition: GOOD


The original "irreverent jaunt through the catastrophes, cataclysms and outrages that shaped our world" has sold more than 73,000 copies. This updated edition takes us from the Big Bang (it was an explosion, after all) to the turn of the millennium, with more than 10,000 new words and 100 new entries that chronicle the disasters, bad decisions, and downright evil events that have taken place since September 1991 (the last entry, in the first book). With a light but informative tone and a handy timeline of events, this is addictively friendly fare for those who want a different -- and, some mig... View more info

Visions From a Foxhole: A Rifleman in Patton's Ghost Corps

By: "Foley, William"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Presidio Press:

Seller ID: 9780891418504

ISBN: 0891418504

Condition: very good


An absolutely harrowing first-person account of the 94th Infantry Division's bold campaign to break through Hitler's "impregnable" Siegfried line at the end of World War II Eighteen-year-old William Foley was afraid the war would be over before he got there, but the rifleman was sent straight to the front lines, arriving January 25, 1945-just in time to join the 94th Infantry Division poised at Hitler's legendary West Wall. By the time Foley finally managed to grab a few hours sleep three nights later, he'd already fought in a bloody attack that left sixty percent of his battalion dead or ... View more info

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Voices of Freedom: A Documentary History (Fourth Edition) (Vol. 2)

By: "Foner, Eric"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company:

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 9780393922929

ISBN: 0393922928

Condition: GOOD


A rich collection of documentary voices addressing a central theme in American history--freedom. The documents in this collection show that although in some ways universal, the idea of freedom has never been a fixed, timeless concept with a single, unchanging definition. In fact, the history of the United States is in part a story of debates and struggles over freedom. Crises like the American Revolution, the Civil War, and the Cold War have permanently transformed the meaning of freedom. So too have demands by various groups of Americans for greater freedom.The primary-source selections in th... View more info

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Georgiana: Duchess of Devonshire

By: "Foreman, Amanda"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MODERN LIB:

Seller ID: 9780375753831

ISBN: 0375753834

Condition: GOOD


The winner of Britain's prestigious Whitbread Prize and a bestseller there for months, this wonderfully readable biography offers a rich, rollicking picture of late-eighteenth-century British aristocracy and the intimate story of a woman who for a time was its undisputed leader. Lady Georgiana Spencer was the great-great-great-great-aunt of Diana, Princess of Wales, and was nearly as famous in her day. In 1774, at the age of seventeen, Georgiana achieved immediate celebrity by marrying one of England's richest and most influential aristocrats, the Duke of Devonshire. Launched into a world ... View more info

Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl

By: "Frank, Anne (Eleanor Roosevelt, intro.) (B.M. Mooyaart-Doubleday, trans.)"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: NY, 1953

Edition: "(3rd printing, 1956)"

Seller ID: 5-5P011

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, clean, age tanned pages, slight tilt. Hinge crease, a few light surface creases, tilted spine. The classic young person's book of the Holocaust and World War II. Copies with this cover appear hard to find." View more info

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Guadalcanal

By: "Frank, Richard B."

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Penguin:

Seller ID: 9780140165616

ISBN: 0140165614

Condition: GOOD


Classic Penguin World War II Military History View more info

"Palestine in the time of the Nineteenth Dynasty (b) Archaeological Evidence (Fascicle #67), The Cambridge Ancient History, Volume II (Revised edition), Chapter XXVI (b)"

By: "Franken, H.J."

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1968

Seller ID: 10H045

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean interior, slight age soil to exterior, curled. Owner's name on title page, crease on back cover corner, rubbed edges. Red covers, sewn binding. 11 pages including Bibliography. " View more info