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Star Trek Chronology: The History of the Future

By: Okuda, Michael

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, 1993

Edition: "1st edition, 1st printing"

Seller ID: 8NY022

ISBN: 0671796119

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! 184 pages, black and white illustrations and photos (11 x 8.5""). Chronology from the beginning through 2368 (Year 5 of Star Trek: The Next Generation). With an Appendices of ""Undatable Events and Other Uncertainties"" , ""Alternate Timelines"", ""Timeline Chart"", ""Regarding Stardates"" & ""Writing Credits"" (Including Robert Bloch, Harlan Ellison & Theodore Sturgeon)." View more info

Connecticut: The Story of Your State Government

By: "Adams, Virginia"

Price: $77.95

Publisher: CT, 1973

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 5-0T017

ISBN: 871061252

Condition: VERY GOOD

Library binding - As new except for library markings on last printed and last blank pages. Navy blue coated cloth covers with white inking on spine including library indexing information. Designed as a textbook for Connecticut Social Studies students. Illustrated 96 page chapter book. View more info

Black Awakening in Capitalist America: An Analytic History

By: "Allen, Robert L."

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Garden City, NY", 1970

Seller ID: 8NT052

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean interior, light age soil to exterior, square. Appears unread. 305 pages. ""discusses the relationship between the power elite and Black discontent...finds very little difference between those motivations and methods which create and maintain colonialism abroad and those which prevent Black self-determination in the United States.""" View more info

Jacobson's Development of American Political Thought: A Documentary History

By: "Anderson, Thornton"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: NY, c1961

Edition: (2nd edition)

Seller ID: 4-OH008

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new except for owner's name on first free page and slight softening of spine ends. No dust jacket. ""Study of the history of political thought…teaches us that the political ideas we hold today have a historical background : to understand our present theories…we must understand their origin, background and development…"" and ""historical analysis of political thought demonstrates the relativity of ideas to environment and circumstance...""" View more info

The world of Copernicus

By: "Armitage, Angus. "

Price: $6.48

Publisher: NY, 1951

Edition: (9th printing)

Seller ID: 48P014

Condition: GOOD

The life and work of the great astronomer. Tight and square. Covers creased and soiled. Owners name on 1st pg. View more info

The Atomic Bomb: Facts and Implications

By: "Atomic Scientists of Chicago (Hogness, Franck, Mulliken, Urey, Johnson, Cole, Daniels, Zinn, Seaborg, Szilard)"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Chicago, IL", 1946

Edition: "(1st edition, 2nd printing)"

Seller ID: 7NT065

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, yellowed, clean interior, age soiled exterior, faint curl. Staple bound. 64 pages. Includes photos, diagrams, vocabulary & bibliography. ""the information, convictions, and conclusions presented in the following collection of essays by the atomic scientists did not begin with the dropping of the first atomic bomb over Hiroshima but are rather the outgrowth of serious considerations given this problem since the inception of the atomic bomb projects in the early part of this last war.""" View more info

British Parliamentary Democracy

By: "Baley, Sydney D."

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", 1958

Edition: (2nd edition)

Seller ID: 4-DT028

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, bright and clean interior, rubbed and age soiled exterior, square. 2 folded page corners. Owner's name on first page. ""a book on British of government which would do more than describe how the system functions today…(but would explain) practices, often seemingly absurd, ...their roots deep in British history...understood only in the light of that history..."" 281 indexed, annotated pages." View more info

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The Eternal Darkness: a personal history of deep-sea exploration

By: "Ballard, Robert D."

Price: $32.95

Publisher: "Princeton, NJ", PRINCETON UNIV PR: 2000

Edition: "(Signed, 1st edition)"

Seller ID: 26T006

ISBN: 069109554X

Condition: FINE

"Signed by author. As new - gift quality. ""One of the greatest schientific and archaeological featds of our time has been to finally cast light on the 'eternal darkness' of the deep sea. This is the story of that achievement, told by the man who has done more than any other to kae it possible..."" 388 indexed pages including extensive ""Further Reading"" list." View more info

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"Political Leadership Among Swat Pathans (London School of Economics Monographs on Social Anthropology, Volume 19)"

By: "Barth, Frederik"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Oxford, UK", BERG PUBL INC: 2004

Seller ID: 12T016

ISBN: 1845202783

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! ""describes certain aspects of the society of the Pathans of the Swat valley in the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan…the material on which it is based was collected by the author in the period February-November 1954"" Chapters on: General Ecology and Ethnology of Swat; Underlying Frameworks of Organization; Neighborhood, Marriage and Affinity; Relations of Inequality and Authority; Land Tenure and Political Relations within Local Communities; Authority and Following of Chiefs; Authority and Following of Saints; Alliances and Political Blocs... View more info

"Thesis Eleven, Number 38, 1994 : Freedom, Memory, Reason + Art in the New World "

By: "Beilharz, Peter (ed.)"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", 1994

Seller ID: 11H002

Condition: FINE

"As new - gift quality! ""the conflicts , aspirations and fractures of modernity are the main themes of this issue...""Contents: Democracy + Mutations of Latin America (Alain Touraine); The System, the Actor and the Social Subject (Francois Dubet); Touraine's Critique of Modernity: Metacritical Reflections (Johann P. Arnason); Alain Touraine's Sociology of the Subject (Kevin McDonald); Brazil and a Sociology for Hope (Rowan Ireland); Bernard Smith - Imagining the Antipodes (Peter Beilharz); Modernism and Post Modernism: Neo Colonial Viewpoint - Concerning the Sources of Mo... View more info

The Discoverers: A History of Man's Search to Know His World and Himself

By: "Boorstin, Daniel J."

Price: $4.01

Publisher: NY, 1983

Seller ID: 4NH004

ISBN: 0394402294

Condition: GOOD/Good

"Tight bright, clean and square. DJ has serious edgewear, several small rips on edge have been taped. How and why discoveries occurred or didn't. Insight into the people who made them." View more info

Parting the Waters: Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement 1954-63

By: "Branch, Taylor"

Price: $36.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1990

Seller ID: 7-5H007

ISBN: 0333529456

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"As new except for light shelfwear to exterior. 1064 indexed, annotated pages with 30 black and white photos. ""a building block for the history of an epoch…analyzes the tentative beginnings of black self-help and self-consciousness…maps the structure of segregation and bigotry...a real command of the politicking in Washington..."" 6x 9.25x2.75"" " View more info

The First Peoples of the Northeast

By: "Braun, Esther K. & David P."

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Lincoln, MA", 2000

Edition: (3rd printing)

Seller ID: 5-0Y019

ISBN: 0965147606

Condition: FINE

"As new except for sticker remnant on back cover. ""...The First Peoples of the Northeast is a fine first book to recommend for people who are interested in the history of native peoples in this region in particular, or who are interested in archaeology in general... "" 144 indexed, illustrated pages including Bibliography and places to visit. 8.5x11x.5""" View more info

Machines that Built America

By: "Burlingame, Roger"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: NY, 1953

Edition: (3rd printing

Seller ID: 7NP020

Condition: FINE

"Unread- as new except for faint foxing to page edges and faint edgewear. ""A provocative history of America's great industrial inventors and the role their inventions played in the economic and social progress of our nation."" Social History." View more info

Machines that Built America

By: "Burlingame, Roger"

Price: $6.95

Publisher: NY, 1955

Edition: (1st printing

Seller ID: 17P002

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, bright, clean, bumped corner. Chipping to cover edges and creases to corners of covers. ""A provocative history of America's great industrial inventors and the role their inventions played in the economic and social progress of our nation...from factory-made axes... to Ford's system of mass production..."" Social History." View more info

"Jew-Hatred as History: An Analysis of the Nation of Islam's ""the Secret Relationship Between Blacks and Jews"""

By: "Caplan, Marc"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: NY, 1993

Edition: "(3rd printing, 1994)"

Seller ID: 90Y017

Condition: FINE

"A response to the Nation of Islam's' statement about Jews in America and their participation in the slave trade. 48 pages, 10x6.75"" (25.4x17.1cm)." View more info

"Chronicles of Black Protest (Original Title: Chronicles of Negro Protest, A Background Book for Young People Documenting the History of Black Power)"

By: "Chambers, Bradford (ed.) (Dr. C. Eric Lincoln, intro.)"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: 1969

Edition: (3rd printing)

Seller ID: 10P027

Condition: VERY GOOD+

"As new except for rubbed cover edges and library stamp inside back cover (no other library markings). ""the forgotten history of an heroic heritage. Contrary to popular belief, today's (1968) Black protest is not a new phenomenon on the American scene. Behind the storybook history of America, there is a ' hidden history' - one in which brave men, both Black and White, spoke out, fought and sometimes died in battling grim centuries of oppression and injustice...from the first slaves in the New World to the Black Panthers of Los Angeles..."" 255 indexed pages." View more info

Greek Science 2 - Theophrastus to Galen

By: "Farrington, Benjamin"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Great Britain, 1949

Seller ID: 17P003

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, age-tanned pages, faint age soil to exterior, square. ""describes how Greek Science after Aristotle…went into a decline parallel to that which beset Greek civilization as a whole…""" View more info

Century of Struggle: The Woman's Rights Movement in the United States

By: "Flexner, Eleanor"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "Cambridge, MA", 1975

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 4-1T005

ISBN: 0674106520

Condition: FINE

"As new except for faintest of shelfwear to cover edges. ""the story of one of the great social movements in American history…the struggle for women's voting rights """ View more info

Baalbak: North and South Lebanon

By: "Haddad, George"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Damascus, 1956

Edition: (2nd Revised Edition)

Seller ID: 4-9T002

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Description, History and Tourist Guide. 3 fold-out maps and 54 illustrations. Sections on Baalbak and the Biqa Plain; Tripoli and the cedars; Sidon, Tyre, Jazzin, Beaufort Castle and Marjayun." View more info