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Illustrated History of the Third Reich

By: Bradley, John

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, Gramercy/Random: ©1978

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 8NY026

ISBN: 0517160358

Condition: NEAR FINE/Near Fine

"As new except for softening at top of spine. DJ as new except for 1/4"" rip on top edge. 256 pages (12.25 x9.5""), Glossary, Bibliography & Index, hundreds of black and white photos - most pages contain multiple photos." View more info

"Sallust, The Jugurthine War, The Conspiracy of Cataline"

By: N/A

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: B00TB0MM2E


Condition: acceptable

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A Special Study Set of Fine Art Reproductions: Asian Art Survey (University Prints)

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Winchester, MA", The University Prints: (Undated)

Seller ID: 63P004

Condition: NEAR FINE

"Set of spiral bound 5-1/2x8"" black & white prints of Asian art and architecture, including a large section on India. Approx. 250 prints. 1 folded page corner. Otherwise as new. AH 320: Prof. Elkinton" View more info

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"The Encyclopedia of World History: Ancient, Medieval, and Modern, Chronologically Arranged"

By: Stearns, Peter N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt:

Edition: 6

Seller ID: 9780395652374

ISBN: 0395652375

Condition: GOOD

For decades William L. Langer's best-selling ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD HISTORY was the indispensable, authoritative guide to all of human history. Now, under the direction of a distinguished new editor, comes an updated and dramatically improved version for a new generation, the only encyclopedia of its kind with a bound-in, searchable compact disc of the complete text. The result is a wholly accessible, absorbing canvas of world history that no student, scholar, or amateur historian should be without. Renowned historian Peter N. Stearns and thirty prominent historians have combined their expe... View more info

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Why the Confederacy Lost

By: McPherson, James M.

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 9780195085495

ISBN: 0195085493

Condition: GOOD

After the Civil War, someone asked General Pickett why the Battle of Gettysburg had been lost: Was it Lee's error in taking the offensive, the tardiness of Ewell and Early, or Longstreet's hesitation in attacking? Pickett scratched his head and replied, "I've always thought the Yankees had something to do with it." This simple fact, writes James McPherson, has escaped a generation of historians who have looked to faulty morale, population, economics, and dissent as the causes of Confederate failure. These were all factors, he writes, but the Civil War was still a war--won by the Union army thr... View more info

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What If?: The World's Foremost Military Historians Imagine What Might Have Been

By: Cowley, Robert

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Berkley Trade:

Seller ID: 9780425176429

ISBN: 0425176428

Condition: very good

With its in-depth reflections on the monumental events of the past, this amazing book of essays ponders what might have been if things had gone differently in history. Featuring Stephen J. Ambrose, John Keegan, and many others. View more info

"The War Years 1939-1945 (The Diaries and Letters of Harold Nicolson, Volume II)"

By: "( Nigel Nicolson, ed.)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1967

Seller ID: 4-OH007

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Book is tight, bright, clean and square with slight softening of spine ends and a single spot on to top exterior page edges. Grey cloth with gilt lettering and red end papers. Unclipped dust jacket is intact with both a price and ""A Book-of-the-Month Club Selection"" - light age soil and tanned edges with seriously sunned spine. 511 indexed, annotated pages with 10 black and white photos. Member of Parliament ""scholar, diplomat and writer..a British gentleman who looks of quality in all things and finds his greatest courage when affairs are going badly...Scatter... View more info

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The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story (Movie Tie-in) (Movie Tie-in Editions)

By: "Ackerman, Diane"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company:

Seller ID: 9780393354256

ISBN: 0393354253

Condition: GOOD

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Through Hell and Deep Water

By: "Adamson, Hans Christian, A., Charles Lockwood"

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553291780

ISBN: 0553291785

Condition: GOOD

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The Tudor Tutor: Your Cheeky Guide to the Dynasty

By: "Alexander, Barb"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing:

Seller ID: 9781634504027

ISBN: 163450402X

Condition: very good

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"Biggest Brother: The Life Of Major Dick Winters, The Man Who Led The Band of Brothers"

By: "Alexander, Larry"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NAL Trade:

Seller ID: 9780451218391

ISBN: 0451218396

Condition: GOOD

"In every band of brothers, there is always one who looks out for the others...."They were Easy Company, 101st Army Airborne--the World War II fighting unit legendary for their bravery against nearly insurmountable odds and their loyalty to one another in the face of death. Every soldier in this band of brothers looked to one man for leadership, devotion to duty, and the embodiment of courage: Major Dick Winters.This is the riveting story of an ordinary man who became an extraordinary hero. After he enlisted in the army's arduous new Airborne division, Winters's natural combat leaders... View more info

Will the soviet Union Survive Until 1984?

By: "Amalrik, Andrei. "

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Harper & Row.: 1970

Edition: (1st American Edition)

Seller ID: 48T015

Condition: VERY GOOD

"As new except for sun fading of spine. Appears unread. ""a penetrating and balanced analysis of the structure of the Soviet Union(in 1970)"" by a Russian historian and playwright expelled from Moscow University in 1963 for political reasons. Spine slightly faded with small tear on bottom rear corner. Clean and tight. " View more info

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"Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest"

By: "Ambrose, Stephen E."

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780743216456

ISBN: 0743216458

Condition: GOOD

As good a rifle company as any in the world, Easy Company, 506th Airborne Division, U.S. Army, kept getting the tough assignments -- responsible for everything from parachuting into France early D-Day morning to the capture of Hitler's Eagle's Nest at Berchtesgaden. In "Band of Brothers," Ambrose tells of the men in this brave unit who fought, went hungry, froze, and died, a company that took 150 percent casualties and considered the Purple Heart a badge of office. Drawing on hours of interviews with survivors as well as the soldiers' journals and letters, Stephen Ambrose recounts the stories... View more info

Dans Les Vastes Plaines Russes (Russian edition)

By: "Andrianov, Boris"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "Moscow, Russia", Editions Rousski yazyk: 1986

Edition: (2e)

Seller ID: 1NX002

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"As new except for slight tilt and owner's name and date on first free page. Glossy photo covers. Livre de lecture avec commentaries en francais. Illustrated with maps and color photos.""une serie ethnographique intitulee ""Recits sur les epuples de l'U.S.S.R."" s'adressant a ceux qui etudient le russe et connaissent deja quelque 3000 mots... presente fera connaitre aux lecteurs la vie de diffrents peuples de l'Union Sovietique, passe et present, habitations et vetements, leur mode de vie... nourriture, moeurs, coutumes, art folkorique"" Introduction in... View more info

Daily Life in Venice at the Time of Casanova (Original title: Venise au temps de Casanova) (Daily Life Series 18)

By: "Andrieux, Maurice (Mary Fitton, trans.)"

Price: $36.95

Publisher: NY, Praeger: 1972

Seller ID: 21H002

Condition: FINE / Near Fine

"As new except that back flap of dust jacket has clipped bottom corner (not price clipped). Navy blue cloth with silver gilt titles. ""Venice in the latter half of the eighteenth century must have been the most joyful place on earth ' freer than anywhere of the idiocies of feudalism and superstition that still beset the rest of Europe'... "" 232 indexed pages" View more info

I Have Spoken: American History Through the Voices of the Indians

By: "Armstrong, Virginia Irving (compiler)"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: NY, Pocket/Simon & Schuster: 1972

Edition: (1st printing)

Seller ID: 92P005

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, yellowed pages, clean, square. Reading crease on spine. A collection of the oratory of the American Indian from the 17th century to the present day" View more info

The Civil War at Charleston-Post Courier Booklet

By: "Arthur Wilcox, Warren Ripley"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: News and Courier/Evening Post:

Seller ID: B003XNP7N6


Condition: GOOD

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"The Industrial Revolution, 1760-1830"

By: "Ashton, Thomas S."

Price: $3.50

Publisher: "Oxford University Press, USA":

Seller ID: 9780195002522

ISBN: 0195002520

Condition: GOOD

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"An Army at Dawn: The War in North Africa, 1942-1943, Volume One of the Liberation Trilogy"

By: "Atkinson, Rick"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Holt Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780805087246

ISBN: 0805087249

Condition: GOOD

WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE AND "NEW YORK TIMES" BESTSELLER "A splendid book... The emphasis throughout is on the human drama of men at war."--"The Washington Post Book World"The liberation of Europe and the destruction of the Third Reich is an epic story of courage and calamity, of miscalculation and enduring triumph. In this first volume of the Liberation Trilogy, Rick Atkinson shows why no modern reader can understand the ultimate victory of the Allied powers without a grasp of the great drama that unfolded in North Africa in 1942 and 1943. Opening with the daring amphibious in... View more info

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Where Valor Rests: Arlington National Cemetery

By: "Atkinson, Rick"

Price: $15.00

Publisher: National Geographic:

Seller ID: 9781426200892

ISBN: 1426200897

Condition: very good

Arlington National Cemetery spreads across the rolling hills west of the Potomac, a serene and reverent sanctuary for the presidents, soldiers, and heroes--famous and unsung alike--who lie in eternal rest among its green lawns and quiet glades, a roster dating back to America's birth and including many of the foremost names in our history. A national monument in the truest sense, Arlington's solemn beauty embraces a brave legacy--a heritage remembered and renewed every day as the military buries its own. Bittersweet, breath-taking, sometimes heart-wrenching, always deeply respectful, this ... View more info