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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

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

By: N/A

Price: $9.45

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 9780195124934

Condition: very good


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"American Attitudes Toward Japan, 1941 - 1975"

By: "Johnson, Sheila K."

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Stanford, CA/ Washington, DC", 1975

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 99H024

ISBN: 084473179X

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean & square. Light rubbing to covers and a single faint crease on each cover. ""examines American perceptions of Japan and traces them from World War II to the present…contends that once stereotypes take hold, they can shape international events..."" 114 pages, 9x6"" (22.9x15cm)" View more info

Runic Records of the Norsemen in America

By: "Landsverk, O.G."

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Rushford, MN", 1974

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-2H016

ISBN: 0805754571

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Red leather with stamped, inset, contrasting design and lettering. Unclipped red dust jacket is bright and clean but has light rubbing and faintest wear to top and bottom edges. 63 indexed, annotated pages illustrated with diagrams.6x9x1"" Evidence of use of hidden dates from the perpetual church calendar written in cipher in runes found in the North Atlantic, Greenland, New England, Minnesota, and Oklahoma from between 986 and 1500AD documenting Norse presence in pre-Columbian America." 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: $8.00

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", 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

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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, 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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The Unsinkable Mrs. Brown

By: "Bancroft, Caroline"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Johnson Books:

Seller ID: 9780933472259

ISBN: 0933472250

Condition: GOOD


The rollicking story of the Leadville waitress who reached the top of Newport society -- and a permanent place in American lore -- as a heroine of the Titanic disaster. 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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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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Around the World in New York

By: "Bercovici, Konrad"

Price: $20.21

Publisher: NY, 1924

Seller ID: 4NH033

Condition: GOOD


"Starting to loosen, pages yellowed, light soil, square. Spine ends fraying. Inscription. A tour of NY's ethnic neighborhoods in the 1920s.: The Syrian Quarter; Greece; One the East Side; China; Little Italy; The American Quarter: Greenwich Village; The Gypsy Quarters; Africa; In the Balkan Countries; Spain; France; Germany; Hungary; Czechoslovakia; Scattered Nations." View more info

At the Highest Levels: The Inside Story of the End of the Cold War

By: "Beschloss, Michael R., Talbott, Strobe"

Price: $12.45

Publisher: Little Brown & Co (T):

Seller ID: 9780316092814

ISBN: 0316092819

Condition: GOOD


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Old Sebec Lake (Images of America)

By: "Blanchard, Dorothy A."

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Arcadia Pub:

Seller ID: 9780752402734

ISBN: 0752402730

Condition: GOOD


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Women of the Klan: Racism and Gender in the 1920s

By: "Blee, Kathleen M."

Price: $7.00

Publisher: University of California Press:

Seller ID: 9780520078765

ISBN: 0520078764

Condition: GOOD


Ignorant. Brutal. Male. One of these stereotypes of the Ku Klux Klan offer a misleading picture. In "Women of the Klan," sociologist Kathleen Blee unveils an accurate portrait of a racist movement that appealed to ordinary people throughout the country. In so doing, she dismantles the popular notion that politically involved women are always inspired by pacifism, equality, and justice."All the better people," a former Klanswoman assures us, were in the Klan. During the 1920s, perhaps half a million white native-born Protestant women joined the Women's Ku Klux Klan (WKKK). Like their male c... View more info

Give Your Heart to the Hawks

By: "Blevins, Winfred"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: NY, 1974

Edition: (1st Paperback)

Seller ID: 77P022

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"tight, yellowed, clean, faint curl. Edgewear to top of spine and corners. A few light surface creases and reading creases on spine. ""A Tribute to the Mountain Men""" View more info