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Catherine the Great: Life and Legend

By: Alexander, John T.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Oxford University Press: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOASI14

ISBN: 0195052366

Condition: Good


Hardcover with maroon and black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 904gms, 418 pages, blank endpapers. An extremely well researched, well organized and judiciously balanced politicalportrait of Empress Catherine II. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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White Gardenia

By: Alexandra, Belinda

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC775

ISBN: 0732276276

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 324gms, 580 pages. This book sweeps across cultures and continents, from the glamorous nightclubs of Shanghai to the harshness of Cold War Soviet Russia in the 1960s, from a desolate island in the Pacific Ocean to a new life in post-war Australia. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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White Gardenia

By: Alexandra, Belinda

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Sydney, NSW, Australia, Harper Collins Publishers: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC579

ISBN: 0732276276

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 320gms, 580 pages. This book sweeps across cultures and continents, from the glamorous nightclubs of Shanghai to the harshness of Cold War Soviet Russia in the 1960s, from a desolate island in the Pacific Ocean to a new life in post-war Australia. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Rus Into Muscovy: The History of Early Russia

By: Almedingen, E. M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Longman Publishers: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISASI15

ISBN: 0582155460

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 225gms, 95 pages, blank endpapers. This is a brief history of some of the most turbulent and exciting years in the story of Russia. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to some pages, stamp from previous booksellers on some pages. Dust jacket is in fair to good condition with mild shelf wear, mild damage including scuffing, tears and holes to dust jacket, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with comb... View more info

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Durrell in Russia

By: Durrell, Gerald and Lee

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon and Schuster: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000892

ISBN: 0671612980

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 910gms, 192 pages. Famed naturalists Gerald and Lee Durrell explore the magnificent wildlife of the vast Russian nature reserves - from Arctic North to desert South, European West to Oriental East. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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From Russia With Love (James Bond)

By: Fleming, Ian

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: CRIFIC469

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint edition, 116gms, 207 pages. Another instalment in the popular James Bond series. Book is in good condition for its age with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a very small tear to the external spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

Years Off My Life: The Memoirs of General of the Soviet Army

By: Gorbatov, A.V

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Constable and Company Ltd: 1964

Edition: First Translated Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO54

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Translated Edition, 400gms, 222 pages, blank endpapers. Gorbatov's account of his childhood and youth is as fascinating about life in rural Russia at that time as it is intriguing in the portrait it reveals. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, staining to page edges. Dust jacket is in poor condition with heavy shelf wear, several tears to the jacket most longer than 3 inches, with sections missing. Dust jacket has been price clipped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Pur... View more info

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Through Russia: A Book of Stories

By: Gorky, Maxim

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, England, Heron Books: 1967

Edition: Collection

Seller ID: GENFIC947

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark red leatherette boards and gilt lettering/decoration to spine and boards, collection edition, 420gms, 275 pages, illustrated red with gold pattern endpapers, yellow bookmark. This is just one volume in The Greatest Masterpieces of Russian Literature collection. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is an ex-libris sticker on the inside front endpaper. Boards are in fair condition with mild shelf wear and scuffing. Boards are beginning to split along the spine. Gilt lettering on spine has all but w... View more info

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Corruption: Anthropological Perspectives

By: Haller, Dieter; and Shore, Cris (eds)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Pluto Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISANT5

ISBN: 0745321577

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 412g, 255pgs. This book examines corruption across a range of different contexts from transitional societies such as post-Soviet Russia and Romania, to efforts to reform or regulate institutions that are perceived to be potentially corrupt, such as the European Commission. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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New Life of Chekhov, A

By: Hingley, Ronald

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Oxford University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOASI19

ISBN: 0192117297

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 852gms, 358 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Russia and the Russians: From Earliest time to 2001

By: Hosking, Geoffrey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Penguin Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISASI11

ISBN: 014029788X

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, First Edition, 450gms, 718 pages. The result of a lifetime's knowledge of Russia and its people, this monumental and authoritative work has been acclaimed as the definitive single-volume history of Russia. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate to heavy general wear and tear, creases and fading to the front cover, moderate page discolouration to pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over ... View more info

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Cold War: The Book of the Ground-Breaking TV Series

By: Isaacs, Jeremy; and Downing, Taylor

Price: $27.50

Publisher: London, England, Bantam Press: 1998

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: WAR89

ISBN: 059304309X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1810gms, 438pgs. This is the story of the half-century since the end of the Second World War. Its framework is the confrontation, military and ideological, between two great powers that dominated the world during these years. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear to edges and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Postage may be more than quoted due to weight of book. View more info

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Remembering War: A U.S. Soviet Dialogue

By: Keyssar, Helene; and Pozner, Vladimir

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Oxford University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO2

ISBN: 0195051262

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with orange/brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 788gms, 254 pages. This book is an unprecedented dialogue among Soviets and Americans, who present recollections of both shared and contrasting experiences, of mutual respect and distrust. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us ... View more info

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Russia House, The

By: Le Carre, John

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Great Britain, Hodder Headline PLC: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: CRIFIC3186

ISBN: 0340511214

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 252gms, 426 pages. A spy story. A love story. A fable for our time. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Book shows remainder markings to bottom of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Russia House, The

By: Le Carre, John

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Rydalmere, Australia, Hodder Headline Australia: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: CRIFIC3187

ISBN: 0733602010

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 210gms, 393 pages. A spy story. A love story. A fable for our time. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Left Communism: The Infantile Sickness of Leftism in Communism

By: Lenin, N

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, The Communist Party of Australia: 1921

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: 000260

Condition: Fair


Small pamphlet style softcover, first Australian edition, 96 pages, weighs 64 gms. This is a reprint of the authentic English translation originally published in Moscow, and published in the first Australian edition by The Communist Party of Australia in May 1921. This is a fair copy with moderate to heavy general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. There are a number of small pencil marks throughout the text and blank pages. The external spine is in reasonable condition despite beginning to deteriorate. The pamphlet is still tightly bound with no loose page... View more info

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Nicholas II: Emperor of All the Russias

By: Lieven, Dominic

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, BCA: 1994

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 001258

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dustjacket, edition not stated, 702gms, 292 pages. this book draws on the author's 15 year study of Imperial Russia to look at Nicholas II as a political leader and emperor. At the same time the book portrays the collapse of the Russian regime and the origins of Bolshevik Russia. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Hooked: Fly-Fishing Through Russia

By: Montaigne, Fen

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, England, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAEUR303

ISBN: 0297818929

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 646gms, 275 pages, map endpapers. Fen Montaigne, an American journalist, and ex-Moscow correspondent, decided to fly-fish right across Russia. This is the story of his trip which also illuminates the poverty, hardship and lawlessness that existed in rural Russia in the 1990s. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear, scuffing and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Claws of the Bear, The: The Epic Story of the Most Powerful Force on Earth - The Red Army

By: Moynahan, Brian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Arrow Books Limited: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001092

ISBN: 0099682001

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 436gms, 468 pages. The author's brilliannt study reveals the enormity of this huge fighting machine - and the purges, wars and rivalries it has survived. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. The front cover has a small tear on it, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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World, The: An Illustrated History

By: Parker, Geoffrey (ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Times Books Ltd: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HIS48

ISBN: 0060155027

Condition: Good


Hardcover, reprint, 1325g, 480pgs, colour and black & white photographs. Never before has the drama of world history been so vividly and claerly presented, Hundreds of illustrations and maps and a lucid narrative bring to life the story of mankind from the Ice Age to the Cold War. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us d... View more info