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"The Citizen's Almanac: Fundamental Documents, Symbols, and Anthems of the United States"

By: U S Citizenship & Immigration Services

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Citizenship and Immigration Services:

Edition: 9

Seller ID: 9780160780035

ISBN: 0160780039

Condition: GOOD


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"Urban Bosses, Machines and Progressive Reformers (Problems in American Civilization)"

By: Stave

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Heath:

Seller ID: 9780669737837

ISBN: 0669737836

Condition: GOOD


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Irish studies: A general introduction

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Gill and Macmillan:

Seller ID: 9780717115792

ISBN: 0717115798

Condition: GOOD


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The Quotable Sixties

By: Kirkpatrick, Rob

Price: $7.45

Publisher: The Lyons Press:

Seller ID: 9781599210261

ISBN: 1599210266

Condition: very good


The Quotable Sixties takes a look at some of the most humorous, memorable, and outrageous statements spoken during (and about) the decade. This book is full of fascinating quotes from icons that defined the times--John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King Jr., John Lennon, Bob Dylan, Timothy ("Turn on, tune in, drop out") Leary, and many more, all sharing their insights on an era rich with culture and change. View more info

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"The Oxford Book of the American South: Testimony, Memory, and Fiction"

By: Ayers, Edward L.

Price: $9.45

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 9780195124934

ISBN: 0195124936

Condition: very good


Resonating with the testimony of slaves and slaveholders, the powerful and the powerless, women and men, black people and white, The Oxford Book of the American South combines the most telling fiction and nonfiction produced in the South from the late eighteenth century to the present. The first anthology to put short stories, novels, autobiographies, diaries, memoirs, and journalism together, this collection is a rich and varied record of life below the Mason-Dixon line.We see the antebellum period both from the perspective of those who experienced it first-hand, such as Thomas Jefferson a... View more info

"Nantucket's Brush with Hurricane Bob, August 19,1991"

By: "(John Stanton, Ed.) (Clow, Grant & Kronenberg - photos)"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Nantucket, MA", The Inquirer and Mirror: 1991

Seller ID: 8-DY015

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for a light corner bump. ""An account of Hurricane Bob from the pages of The Inquirer and Mirror."" 32 staplebound illustrated pages. 7x10.5x.2"" (17.8x26.6x3cm)" View more info

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The U.S.Constitution for Everyone (Perigee Book)

By: "Agel, Jerome B., Gerberg, Mort"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Perigee Trade:

Seller ID: 9780399513053

ISBN: 0399513051

Condition: GOOD


History comes alive-in this illustrated guide to the Constitution and all 27 Amendments. * Which state refused to send a delegation to the Constitutional Convention?* Why was the Convention held in secret, with sentries at the door?* What are the 27 Amendments? The U.S. Constitution for Everyone relates how the "traitorous" Founding Fathers wrote the nation's supreme laws and how the thirteen Disunited States became a more perfect Union. A must for students of American history and for everyone who'd like to know more about the supreme laws of our nation. View more info

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"Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West"

By: "Ambrose, Stephen"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 9780684826974

ISBN: 0684826976

Condition: GOOD


In this sweeping adventure story, Stephen E. Ambrose, the bestselling author od "D-Day, " presents the definitive account of one of the most momentous journeys in American history. Ambrose follows the Lewis and Clark Expedition from Thomas Jefferson's hope of finding a waterway to the Pacific, through the heart-stopping moments of the actual trip, to Lewis's lonely demise on the Natchez Trace. Along the way, Ambrose shows us the American West as Lewis saw it -- wild, awsome, and pristinely beautiful. "Undaunted Courage" is a stunningly told action tale that will delight readers for generations... View more info

Today in History Almanac of Putnam County

By: "Ambrosino, Hauser, Sutor & Stoffolino (Ed.)"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Brewster, NY", National Honor Society (Brewster Chapter): 1976

Seller ID: 14T028

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright clean and square, except for a corner crease on the bottom edge of the front cover and first 2 pages. Daily historical entries regarding the Putnam County(NY) area: Brewster, Carmel, Cold Spring, Patterson & Danbury(CT). Modeled after Franklin's almanac with entries interspersed with drawings, recipes, and hand-drawn ads for local businesses. Produced as a Bi-Centennial (1976) project of the Brewster High School Chapter of the National Honor Society.163 pages + Bibliography. 8-1/4x5-3/8"" (21x13.5cm)" View more info

"Fish Stories, Historic Nantucket, Fall 1994, Volume 43 No.3"

By: "Andrews, McCleave & Burch"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Nantucket, MA", Nantucket Historical Association: 1994

Seller ID: 8-DY001

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faintest shelfwear to covers. Address sticker on back cover, 8.5x11x.25"" (21.5x28x.5cm). Illustrated pages, 66 to 79 . ""Indian Fish and Fishing Off Coastal Massachusetts"", ""Dory Fishing"", and ""Aquaculture: Tomorrow's Fishery""" View more info

"Summer Memories, Historic Nantucket, Summer 1992, Volume 40 No.2"

By: "Arnold, Ucci & Cross (Ed. Diane Ucci)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Nantucket, MA", Nantucket Historical Association: 1992

Seller ID: 8-NY011

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Light creasing along staple edge. Bumped top corner. Address sticker on back cover, 8.5x11x.25"" (21.5x28x.5cm). 18 illustrated pages. ""Memories of Sea and Sand"", ""Summer Rituals: Wauwinet to Tuckernuck"", ""The Day the President Came to Nantucket""." View more info

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"Unsolved Mysteries of American History: An Eye-Opening Journey through 500 Years of Discoveries, Disappearances, and Baffling Events"

By: "Aron, Paul"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Wiley:

Seller ID: 9780471283683

ISBN: 0471283681

Condition: GOOD


"A lively tour through our past and an ingenious primer in the art of historical detection." --Robert A. Gross, author of The Minutemen and Their World Did Leif Ericsson beat Columbus to America? What happened to the Lost Colony of Roanoke? Did Pocahontas really save John Smith? Did Davy Crockett die at the Alamo? What really happened to Amelia Earhart, and was she a spy? Who killed JFK? Unsolved Mysteries of American History re-creates the most mystifying events of our past, following some of our greatest historians as they search for the elusive answers. Spanning more than five centu... View more info

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The Origins of American Politics

By: "Bailyn, Bernard"

Price: $1.00

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780394708652

ISBN: 0394708652

Condition: GOOD


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America's Railroads: The Second Generation

By: "Ball, Don"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: NY, "W.W, Norton": 1980

Edition: (6th printing)

Seller ID: 16Y006

ISBN: 0393014169

Condition: FINE / Near Fine


"As new except for @ 1"" rip on top edge of Dust Jacket (repaired on inside). 216 pages of color photos with extensive captions, indexed alphabetically by ""railroad, diesel locomotives are identified by builder, model, and road number, where available. Steam locomotives are identified by class where appropriate, wheel arrangement, and road number. Electric locomotives, multiple unit cars and motor cars are identified with appropriate data..."" 11-3/8x10-1/4"" (28.8x26.4cm). Oversize and heavy, may require additional postage for Priority or International s... View more info

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America: What Went Wrong?

By: "Barlett, Donald L., B., James Steele"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Andrews McMeel Publishing:

Seller ID: 9780836270013

ISBN: 0836270010

Condition: GOOD


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la lucha por la hegemonia en mexico 1968-1980

By: "basanez, miguel1"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Mexico, Siglo xxi: 1985

Edition: (4a ed.

Seller ID: 5-5T010

ISBN: 9682310628

Condition: GOOD-


"Tight, faintest age tanning to covers and pages, light age soil to top edge of front cover, square. Neatly ruled underlining in the Introduction and sections on ""Un Estado Neutral"" and ""La Economia Antes de 1970"". Su preocupacion se centra, en los ultimos doce anos de vida politica en Mexico, en los tres sectores sociales que luchan por ganar la hegemonia: el publico, el privado y la disidencia. 243 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliographia. " View more info

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Declaration of Independence: A Study in the History of Political Ideas

By: "Becker, Carl L."

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9780394700601

ISBN: 0394700600

Condition: GOOD


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"Melville on Nantucket, Historic Nantucket, Fall 1991, Volume 39 No.3"

By: "Beegel, Heffernan & Bercaw(Ed., Diane Ucci)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Nantucket, MA", Nantucket Historical Association: 1991

Seller ID: 8-NY010

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean and square but has a few tiny spots on cover. Address sticker on back cover, 8.5x11x.25"" (21.5x28x.5cm) 21 illustrated pages. ""Herman Melville: Nantucket's First Tourist"", ""Moby-Dick and Nantucket's Moby-Dick: The Attack on the Essex:, "" 'A Fine Boisterous Something': Nantucket in Moby-Dick""" View more info

"African-American History on Nantucket, Historic Nantucket, Fall, 1992, Volume 40 No.3"

By: "Beegel, Philbrick & White(Diane Ucci, Ed.)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Nantucket, MA", Nantucket Historical Association: 1992

Seller ID: 8-NY012

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Faint surface creasing. Address sticker on back cover, 8.5x11x.25"" (21.5x28x.5cm). 22 illustrated pages. ""The Brotherhood of Thieves Riot of 1842"", ""I Will Take to the Water: Frederick Douglass, the Sea, and the Nantucket Whale Fishery"", ""The Integration of Nantucket Public Schools""" View more info

"1997 Annual Report, Historic Nantucket, Spring 1998, Volume 47 No.2"

By: "Beman, Slavitz,& Karttunen"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Nantucket, MA", Nantucket Historical Association: 1998

Seller ID: 8-DY010

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Long crease on bottom corner and small crease on top corner of front cover. Address sticker on back cover, 8.5x11x.25"" (21.5x28x.5cm). 44 illustrated pages. Full Annual Report including Acquisitions, Members and Donors List + "" Log of the Bark Houqua"", ""More Than Just a Summer Job"", ""Creating Lasting Memories"", ""Speaking African Nantucketers' Names Once More""." View more info