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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

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

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

Napoleon III: La Conquete de Pouvoir

By: "Aubry, Octave8.95"

Price: $7.25

Publisher: "Paris, France", Flammarion: 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", Frihedsmuseets Forlag: 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, Scholastic: 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

"Aurora Borealis, Scandinavian Review, Autumn 2008, Volume 95, Number 3"

By: "Brekke, Dewey, Hinrichsen, Litell & Koster"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "NYC,NY", The American Scandinavian Foundation: 2008

Seller ID: 8-DH007

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! 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. 80 illustrated pages, 6x9x.25 (15.2x23x.5cm). ""The Aurora Borealis"", ""Swinging Up North"", ""Scanscope"", ""The Heat Beneath"", ""Peerless Paavo"", "" 'The Fighting Dane' Was a U.S. Marshall"", ""The Lord of Nesserland""." 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, Norton: 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: $6.50

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385418492

ISBN: 0385418493

Condition: very good


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

Fork-Tailed Devil: The P38

By: "Caidin, Martin"

Price: $5.95

Publisher: NY, Ballantine (#U2424): 1971

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 00P004

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright cover, slightly yellowed pages, faintest of age soil, tilted. Reading crease, chipped cover corners, hinge split has been tape repaired inside. Owner's sticker inside front cover. ""the story of pilot and plane in development and in combat as they swept the skies of Europe, North Africa and the Pacific...the best American fighter plane of World War II..."" 369 pages with black and white photos." View more info

Against a Federal Europe: The Battle for Britain

By: "Cash, William"

Price: $62.95

Publisher: "London, UK", Duckworth: 1991

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-3T006

ISBN: 0715623982

Condition: NEAR FINE


As new except for faintest shelfwear to exterior. Questions raised in 1991 about Britain and the European Union. Written by an MP who campaigned against European federalism and for European co-operation. Perhaps a predictor of Brexit? 138 annotated pages. View more info

The Great Famine In Stranorlar - County Donegal

By: "Cassidy, Crona "

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Kildare, Ireland", Naas Printing: 2012

Seller ID: 9-9X001

ISBN: 0953294749

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faintest shelfwear to covers. 180 annotated, illustrated pages including extensive appendices and bibliography. 6.5x9.5x0.5"" (16.3x24x1.5cm). History of Stranorlar, County Donegal, immediately before the Great Famine, during, and immediately after with a focus on tenant and landlord relations, the workhouse in Stranorlar, and the high rate of emigration even before the Famine." View more info

Lord Randolph Churchill - 2 Volume set

By: "Churchill, Winston Spencer "

Price: $94.95

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1906

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: 8-7HS001

Condition: GOOD-


"READING COPY. Two volume set with 18 illustrations including frontispieces with tissue intact. Burgundy cloth binding with gilt lettering and crest. Solid bindings. Nice gilt top page edges and rough cut side and bottom edges. Ex-library stamped ""Discarded"" on title pages and on bookplates inside front covers. Library embossing on title page. Rough patch inside Vol. 2 back cover where pocket was removed. Rubbed cover edges with frayed covering on spine end. Volume 1 (564 pages) has some water damage to spine with wicking stain on spine edge of pages. No mustiness and do... 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: Oxford University Press: 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, The Free Press: 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

"Washington's Irish Policy 1916-1986: Independence, Partition; Neutrality"

By: "Cronin, Sean"

Price: $72.95

Publisher: "Dublin, Ireland", Anvil: 1987

Seller ID: 61T026

ISBN: 0937702080

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"SIGNED by the author. Tight, slight yellowing, clean, square. Faint edgewear and corner creasing. ""In spite of 'the Irish nation' in the United States - those millions of Irish emigrants and their descendants - American policy towards Ireland has not always been sympathetic. In the three key areas of independence, partition and neutrality, Washington has viewed the Irish question thorough British eyes...from 1916 to the present...covers independence, partition, the war years, the defense of Ireland, the pressure for the ports, neutrality, the Republic of Ireland Act, NATO, the N... View more info

Modern Oxford: A history of the city from 1771

By: "Day, C.J."

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Oxford, UK", Oxfordshire County Libraries: 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", Ediciones Bedia: 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", Editorial Juventud: 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

"Art from the Ghost Palace, Scandinavian Review, Summer 2005, Volume 93, Number 1"

By: "Dewey, Pharo, Berdichevsky & Brunner"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "NYC,NY", The American Scandinavian Foundation: 2005

Seller ID: 8-DH001

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! 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. 80 illustrated pages, 6x9x.25 (15.2x23x.5cm). Contents: ""When Jenny Lind Conquered America"", ""Norway's Peace Tradition Spanning 100 Years"", ""Urban Legends: They're All around Us"", ""The Rise and Fall of The Danish Ferries"", ""An excerpt from 'A Toast to Your Ashes' ""."... View more info