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Illustrated History of the Third Reich

By: Bradley, John

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, ©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

Will the soviet Union Survive Until 1984?

By: "Amalrik, Andrei. "

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, 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

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, 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

Napoleon III: La Conquete de Pouvoir

By: "Aubry, Octave8.95"

Price: $7.25

Publisher: "Paris, France", 1934

Seller ID: 4DT080

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Tight, yellowed, clean for age, faint flare. Faint edgewear, slight chipping to spine top. Text in French. Illustrations." View more info

Danmark 1940-1945

By: "Barford, Jorgen H. (Frihedsmuseet, photos)"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Copenhagen, Denmark", 1984

Seller ID: 4-DY014

ISBN: 8788214060

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Danish, English, German & French text (in side-by-side columns). Tight, bright, clean and square but has chipping along edge of front cover. 80 pages with 55 black and white photos" View more info

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We are Witnesses: five diaries of Teenagers Who died in the Holocaust

By: "Boas, Jacob"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: NY, 1996

Edition: (12th printing)

Seller ID: 10P003

ISBN: 059084475X

Condition: FINE


"As new - appears unread. ""all teenagers during WWII…lived in different parts of Europe…different lives. But they all had something in common: they were Jewish…they were five of the six million men, women, and children sentenced to death…""" View more info

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"The Age of Nationalism and Reform, 1789 - 1850 (The Norton History of Modern Europe)"

By: "Breunig, Charles"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: NY, 1977

Edition: (2nd edition)

Seller ID: 22T011

ISBN: 0393091430

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""The French Revolution of 1789 is a watershed in European history; no country escaped its impact, which shattered long-standing traditions and set forth new ideals that powerfully affected succeeding generations…"" 304 indexed pages with Suggested Further Reading list." View more info

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How the Irish Saved Civilization: The Untold Story of Ireland's Heroic Role From the Fall of Rome to the Rise of Medieval Europe (The Hinges of History)

By: "Cahill, Thomas"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385418492

ISBN: 0385418493

Condition: NEAR FINE


The perfect St. Patrick's Day gift, and a book in the best tradition of popular history -- the untold story of Ireland's role in maintaining Western culture while the Dark Ages settled on Europe. Every year millions of Americans celebrate St. Patrick's Day, but they may not be aware of how great an influence St. Patrick was on the subsequent history of civilization. Not only did he bring Christianity to Ireland, he instilled a sense of literacy and learning that would create the conditions that allowed Ireland to become "the isle of saints and scholars" -- and thus preserve Western culture... View more info

Venice and Environs - New Illustrated Guide with a Map of the City and Estuary

By: "Capello, Cesare"

Price: $12.95

Publisher: "Milan, Italy", 1928?

Seller ID: 4-DT011

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, age tanned cover edges and pages, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, square. A vintage Guide to the City of Venice in the period almost 100 years ago between the two World Wars. Undated but contains gondola & boat rate table of 1928. 192 pages + fold out map: 6 pages with folded corners." View more info

Essential Works of Lenin

By: "Christman, Henry M. (Ed.)"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: NY, 1966

Seller ID: 91P004

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, yellowed pages, age soiled exterior, square. Bumped edges. 3 pages with bracket in margin. Contains: The Development of Capitalism in Russia (key selections); Complete text of - What Is To Be Done?; Imperialism, The Highest Stage of Capitalism; and The State and Revolution. " View more info

Selections from the History of the Rebellion & The Life By Himself

By: "Clarendon (G. Huehns, ed.) (Hugh Trevor-Roper, intro.)"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: 1978

Seller ID: 6-5T015

ISBN: 0192850792

Condition: FINE


"Tight, bright, clean and square. Faintest shelfwear. ""In 1646 King Charles I (England) asked his friend Edward Hyde, later Earl of Clarendon, to write a true history of the revolt...selections from the History..extracts from his autobiography…form a narrative account of the period from 1640-1667.."" 492 indexed pages." View more info

Napoleon's Satellite Kingdoms

By: "Connelly, Owen (Harold T. Parker, Foreword)"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: NY, 1969

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 7-4T013

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, clean interior but light age soil to exterior, tilted spine. Owner's name inside front cover but no other markings. Light chipping to cover edges. 398 indexed, annotated pages including bibliography. ""the first history of the Napoleonic empire to focus primarily on the kingdoms in Naples, Italy, Holland, Spain, and Westphalia that were created by Napoleon and ruled by embers of his family...development of all 5 kingdoms from their establishment to their dissolution...""" View more info

Modern Oxford: A history of the city from 1771

By: "Day, C.J."

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Oxford, UK", 1983

Seller ID: 7-3Y006

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, bright, light soil to exterior, clean interior. Small spot on edge of back cover and a few page edges. 8-1/4x11-1/2"". Reprint of material originally published in 1979 for the University of London Institute of Historical Research. Illustrated with a map and 9 black and white photos." View more info

Santillana Del Mar

By: "De Regules, Augustin Perez"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "Santander, Spain", 1958

Seller ID: 38M002

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faint wear to exterior edges. ""described by Sartre as the prettiest village in Spain"" Santillana del Mar is located in Cantabria near the Bay of Biscay. This small 53 page history begins in the 8th century and traces the families and their homes still remaining in this wonderfully preserved town near the caves of Altamire. There are also 31 black and white plates with a fold out keyed map of the town. Pefect as a guidebook or genealogy search." View more info

Historia de Espana

By: "Descola, Jean"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Barcelona, Spain", 1963

Edition: (Primera edicion

Seller ID: 4-6H001

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean, square. Pale green cloth with dark green and rust lettering. Dust jacket is present and clean but has tattered top and bottom edges that have been stabilized with clear tape. 446 indexed, illustrated pages - 4 with highlighting, 1 with folded corner. Text in Spanish. ""He optado por considerar a Espana como una persona viva, pero sin olvidar la advertencia de Menendez Pelayo: La historia es una obra de arte - la belleza estatuaria de la historia. Como una persona viva y, al mismo tiempo, como un esqueleto al que la imaginacion del cronista , tanto por lo m... View more info

The Peasants' Revolt of 1381 (History in Depth)

By: "Dobson, R.B. (ed.)"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: NY, 1970

Seller ID: 6-6T002

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, light age tanning of page edges, clean and square. Light rubbing to cover edges, Light creasing on hinges and spine. ""lengthy and detailed collections of original documents provides a basic handbook to the story, significance and problems of the revolt...one of the most famous and dramatic episodes in English history...which is still a largely unsolved mystery..."" 427 indexed pages including Bibliography." View more info

Im Wartesaal de Geschichte

By: "Donhoff, Marion Grafin"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Munich, Germany", 1995

Seller ID: 6-5T012

ISBN: 3426800500

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for light soil to covers and tiny corner bumps on bottom. ""Die Deutschlandpolitik von 1948 bis zur Wiedervereinigung 1990 hat Marion Grafin Donhoff mit ihren kritischen Kommentaren hellwach begleitet. Ihre Bemerkungen, Einschätzungen und Prognosen spiegeln anschaulich die fast 50 Jahre währende Geschichte der deutschen Teilung." View more info

"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

Fran vasa Till Bernadotte: Fem svenska dynastier

By: "Fogelmarck, Stig"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: 1988

Seller ID: 5-6T012

ISBN: 9185726281

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Five Swedish dynasties: Vasa, the Palatinate, Hesse, Holstein-Gottorp and Bernadotte…a short presentation…a genalogical and heraldic key. 32 thouroughly illustrated pages, staple-bound. Text in Swedish, with 2 page English summary." View more info

They Came From Norway: A Sesquicentennial Review

By: "Friis, Erik J."

Price: $69.95

Publisher: NY, 1975

Seller ID: 4-DX001

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean except for faintest age soil to exterior, square except for faint corner bumps. Crease on bottom corner of front cover. Norwegian Immigration Sesquicentennial 1825-1975, official program with: Biography of King Olav V; The great Exodus; Emigrants Under Way; Cleng Peerson; The Earliest Norwegian Immigrants; Norwegians in New Netherlands; Th Immigrants and Their Churches; The Norwegian-American Press in the East; Norwegian-American Skiing Pioneers; Th Emergence of a ""Metropolitan Norwegian Community"". 112 pages illustrated with black and white photos. ... View more info