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Famine (Great Contemporary Authors)

By: "O'Flaherty, Liam"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Wolfhound Pr:

Seller ID: 9780863270437

ISBN: 0863270433

Condition: GOOD


Famine is the story of three generations of the Kilmartin family set in the period of the Great Famine of the 1840s. It is a masterly historical novel, rich in language, character, and plot -- a panoramic story of passion, tragedy, and resilience. View more info

de Geuzen

By: "Paape, Harry"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Amsterdam, Holland", CPNB: 1965

Seller ID: 0NP012

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean interior, light age soil to exterior edges, flared corners. The cover lamination has come off. ""Duitsland heeft hedenmiddag Rotterdam gebombardeerd, terwijl Utrecht eveneens met vernietiging wordt bedreigd..."" (""Germany bombed Rotterdam this afternoon, while Utrecht is also threatened with destruction ...""). 156 pages with photos. Text in Dutch. 4.75x7.75x.5"" (12.2x19.8x1.2cm)." View more info

"Spain and the Netherlands, 1559-1659, Ten Studies"

By: "Parker, Geoffrey"

Price: $36.95

Publisher: UK, Fontana/ Collins: 1979

Edition: (1st paperback)

Seller ID: 6-8P001

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Tight, bright covers, lightly age tanned pages, clean and square. Front cover has corner crease, 1/4"" rip at bottom of spine hinge. 288 indexed, annotated pages. Contents: The Dutch Revolt in its European Setting - 3 studies; The Military context of the Revolt - 4 studies; Spain in the Netherlands - 3 Studies. " View more info

A Short History of Spain (Great Nation's of Europe)

By: "Parmele, Mary Platt"

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1907

Seller ID: 70T033

Condition: NEAR FINE/None


"Black with gilt lettering and gilt top page edges. Gilt lettering on spine: ""Great Nations of Europe"" + Country name. Tight, faint page yellowing, clean, faint tilt. Faint wear to spine ends and corners. 2 light dents in rear cover. 6 black and white photographic illustrations. 173 pages. Lists of ""Visigoth Kings"", ""Kings of the Asturias and Leon"" and index." View more info

A Short History of Rome & Italy (Great Nation's of Europe)

By: "Parmele, Mary Platt"

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1907

Seller ID: 70T035

Condition: NEAR FINE/None


"Black with gilt lettering and gilt top page edges. Gilt lettering on spine: ""Great Nations of Europe"" + Country name. Tight, faint page yellowing, clean, faint tilt. Faint wear to spine ends and corners. 4 black and white photographic illustrations. 312 pages. List of Princes and Index." View more info

"Sweden's Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, Scandinavian Review, Spring 2006, Volume 93, Number 3"

By: "Pedersen, Dewey, Berdichevsky, Litell, Majamaa & Bergman"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "NYC,NY", The American Scandinavian Foundation: 2006

Seller ID: 8-DH003

Condition: FINE


"As new except for a faint crease across several pages. Journal of the American-Scandinavian Foundation…that promotes international understanding through educational and cultural exchange between the United States and Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. 96 illustrated pages, 6x9x.25 (15.2x23x.5cm). contents: ""Congratulations! King Carl XVI Gustaf"", The Thirteenth Month"", ""Projection Problems"", ""Copenhageners vs. Jutlanders"" ""The Bookbinder from Runmaro"", ""Lonnrot Lives"", "... View more info

A History of British Trade Unionism (Pelican)

By: "Pelling, Henry"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd:

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 9780140206166

ISBN: 0140206167

Condition: GOOD


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The Feudal Monarchy in France and England from the Tenth to the Thirteenth Century

By: "Petit-Dutaillis, Charles"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: NY, Harper Torchbooks #TB 1165: 1964

Seller ID: 6-6T008

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright and clean interior with no markings, light age soil and sunned spine to exterior, square. Cover edges are rubbed with light chipping. 3 pages have folded corners. 420 indexed, annotated pages including Reference list. ""regarded as the most valuable history of England and France between 1000 and 1300..""." View more info

Modern Germany Its History and Civilization

By: "Pinson, Koppel S."

Price: $19.95

Publisher: NY, MacMillan: 1954

Edition: "(11th printing, 1963)"

Seller ID: 6-1H005

Condition: VERY GOOD


"11th printing of THE standard textbook from 1954 through 1989. Black cloth with white and green lettering. Tight, bright, clean and square. Some age tanning to end papers. No dust jacket as issued. 637 indexed, annotated pages including material on post-war Germany to 1954." View more info

"England in the 18th Century: Volume 7 (The Pelican History of England, Penguin)"

By: "Plumb, J. H."

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Penguin Books:

Seller ID: 9780140202311

ISBN: 0140202315

Condition: GOOD


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Turkey Unveiled: A History of modern Turkey

By: "Pope, Nicole & Hugh"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Overlook Press: 2004

Seller ID: 12H013

ISBN: 1585675814

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, clean tilted. Owner's name inside cover, a few folded page corners and edgewear to exterior. "" a rich mosaic of contemporary Turkey and its formative past. The strengths and weaknesses of the Ottoman Empire, the Armenian tragedy, the ongoing Kurdish struggle, and the controversial legacy of the brilliant but autocratic founder (Ataturk) are all explored in detail, alongside portraits of new leaders..."" 395 annotated, indexed pages including Chronology and Bibliography." View more info

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"The Templars: The Dramatic History Of The Knights Templar, The Most Powerful Military Order Of The Crusades"

By: "Read, Piers Paul"

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Da Capo Press:

Seller ID: 9780306810718

ISBN: 0306810719

Condition: very good


In 1099, the city of Jerusalem, a possession of the Islamic Caliphate for over four hundred years, fell to an army of European knights intent on restoring the Cross to the Holy Lands. From the ranks of these holy warriors emerged an order of monks trained in both scripture and the military arts: The Knights of the Temple of Solomon, called the Templars. In this engrossing and authoritative chronicle spanning three centuries, Piers Paul Read explores the Templars' rise to political and financial power, their catastrophic fall, and their far-reaching legacy. Drawing on the most recent scholarshi... View more info

Imperial Germany: The Birth of the German Republic 1871-1918

By: "Rosenberg, Arthur"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: "Boston, MA", Beacon Press# BP177: 1964

Seller ID: 4-OT023

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"As new except for a crease on the front cover and faintest age tanning of pages. ""the author's opening analysis of the Bismarkian Empire…is simply unmatched…students who have not had the benefit of his analysis of the First World War's impact on Germany find it difficult to appreciate fully the origin and nature of later difficulties...""" View more info

Scotland History of a Nation

By: "Ross, David"

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Geddes & Grosset:

Seller ID: 9781842051726

ISBN: 1842051725

Condition: GOOD


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"The Mazarine Legacy; the Life of Hortense Mancini, Duchess Mazarin"

By: "Rosvall, Toivo David "

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "NY, NY", Viking Press: 1969

Edition: "(1st edition, signed by editor)"

Seller ID: 8-4H002

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean and square with slight foxing to exterior page edges. Unclipped dust jacket has foxing to flaps, rubbed edges and corners, a 3/4"" tear in on bottom front edge, and 1/2"" tear on top back edge.. 244 indexed pages with two 8-page photo inserts. 8.5x 5.75x1"" (21.5x14.5x3cm) Hortense Mancini, Duchesse Mazarin (1646-1699), was the favorite niece of Cardinal Mazarin, chief minister of France, mistress of Charles II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland, the richest heiress in all Europe and the fourth of the five famous Mancini sisters." View more info

Sweden: The Land and the People

By: "Rothery, Agnes"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1934

Edition: "(2nd printing,1934)"

Seller ID: 7-DH001

Condition: GOOD+


"UGLY Reading copy. No dust jacket. Blue cloth cover is thoroughly faded with softened and worn spine ends. Gilt lettering is surprisingly bright on front cover but faded on spine. Exterior page edges are tanned and lightly age soiled. A highly readable history presented in 22 essays following a topic through the years. (Examples: ""Idols & Altars; ""How Sweden Manages Her Currency; Forests Floating to the Sea"") 277 indexed pages, illustrated with contemporary black and white photos, including Bibliography and Chronology. 6x8.75x1.5""" View more info

The Mary Rose : The Excavation and Raising of Henry VIII's Flagship

By: "Rule, Margaret"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Annapolis, Maryland", Naval Institute Press: 1982

Edition: "(1984, 4th impression)"

Seller ID: 7-2Y013

ISBN: 0870219472

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Green cloth with gilt spine lettering. 240 indexed, annotated pages including bibliography and glossary. Illustrated throughout with diagrams and both black & white and color photos. 8x10.75x15"" Account of the raising of the wreck of the Mary Rose, a Tudor warship that sank suddenly in 1545. Includes diagrams of the ship, photos of recovered artifacts, historical details about the sinking, discovery of the wreck, and details of how it was raised. The author, Margaret Rule, is the chief archeologist in charge of the project." View more info

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"The Empress, The Queen, and the Nun: Women and Power at the Court of Philip III of Spain"

By: "Sanchez, Magdalena S."

Price: $32.95

Publisher: "Baltimore,MD", Johns Hopkins University Press: 1998

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 6-DH005

ISBN: 0801857910

Condition: FINE


"As new except for date stamp on first free page. Dust jacket has tan background. ""An intriguing examination of the political power wielded by…3 women..in the court of Philip III of Spain - Empress Maria (grandmother), Margaret of Austria (wife) and Margaret of the Cross (aunt)…(who) worked behind the scenes to win favor for the court of the Austrian Hapsburgs...""" View more info

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Karl Brandt: The Nazi Doctor - Medicine and Power in the Third Reich

By: "Schmidt, Ulf"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "London, UK", Hambledon Continuum: 2007

Seller ID: 6-0H013

ISBN: 1847252060

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Light wear to cover corners, sticker remnant, faint stain on exterior page edges of index. Highlighting on the following text only ""In the autumn of 1939, Karl Brandt and Philipp Bouhler, head of the Chancellery of the Fuhrer...were personally entrusted by Hitler to organize and implement the 'euthanasia' programme...Post-war testimony agrees that around 1939, a severely handicapped infant served as a pretext for Hitler to initiate the programme to kill the mentally and physically handicapped, a policy Hitler had wanted to implement since he had b... View more info

Soldiers of the Night

By: "Schoenbrun, David"

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Plume:

Seller ID: 9780452006126

ISBN: 0452006120

Condition: GOOD


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