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September 11 in History: A Watershed Moment?

By: Dudziak, Mary L. (ed)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Durham, Duke University Press: 2003

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISUSA47

ISBN: 0822332426

Condition: Good


Softcover, edition not stated, 240pp, 390gms. This book asks whether the attacks and their aftermath truly marked a transition in U.S. and world history or whether they are best understood in the context of pre-existing historical trajectories. Book is in good condition with light general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Dolls in Color

By: Eaton, Faith

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: CRADOL16

ISBN: 0025347101

Condition: Good


Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dust jacket, first American edition, 344g, 188pgs.This book spans the history of dollmaking since the 15th century, describing the famous dollmakers, their different techniques, and the diversity of dolls they produced. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Falklands War, The: The Full Story

By: Eddy, Paul; Linklater, Magnus; and Gillman, Peter (with the Sunday Times Insight Team)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Book Club Associates: 1983

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: WAR148

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, book club edition, 544g, 274pgs, map endpapers. This is the story of the Falklands War from the Insight Team at The Sunday Times. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket shows fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Reader's Digest Pocket Guide to American Antiques

By: Editors of American Heritage

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Not Mentioned, American Heritage Publishing Company, Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ANT11

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, First Edition, 25gms, pages not listed. This booklet is designed to provide a quick and easy introduction to the most popular styles of American antique furnishings and decorative objects, and also includes explanatory notes on their evolution. Book is in very good condition with no to very little general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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American Historical Documents: 1000 - 1904 (The Harvard Classics)

By: Eliot, Charles W. (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Danbury, Connecticut, USA, Grolier Enterprises Corp: 1980

Edition: Harvard Classic Edition

Seller ID: REF136

Condition: Good


Hardcover gilt stamped dark brown leatherette with decorative motif, Harvard Classic Edition, 844gms, 462 pages, gilt entitled, all page edges in gilt, marker ribbon and decorative endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Gilt stamping shows moderate rubbing to the front board and moderate to heavy rubbing on the back board, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Washington: A Biography

By: Emery, Noemie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Cassell & Co: 1977

Edition: First UK Edition

Seller ID: 001325

ISBN: 0304299006

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, first UK edition, 682gms, 432 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Eternal Frontier, The: An Ecological History of North America and Its Peoples

By: Flannery, Tim

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Text Publishing Company, The: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI37

ISBN: 1876485728

Condition: Good


Hardcover with maroon boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 750gms, 404 pages, lavender coloured endpapers. Now Flannery tells the astonishing story of North America from the day 65 million years ago when a meteor ten kilometres wide smashed into the Gulf of Mexico, ending the age of dinosaurs and devastating the continent. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards are in good condition with some scuffing. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear and a few very small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual boo... View more info

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Paul Revere and the World He Lived In

By: Forbes, Esther

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, USA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001317

ISBN: 0395083702

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 744gms, 510 pages. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in history, this is an authoritative and absorbing account of the life and times of Paul Revere. This edition was published as part of the American Heritage Library Series. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Front cover shows some minor creasing and shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Cowboys, The - The Old West - Time-Life Series

By: Forbis, William H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Time-Life Books: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000132

Condition: Good


Blind stamped brown leatherette book w/color pastedown, 240pp, weighs 974gms. This book is part of a series published by Time-Life books about the Old West of America. Accompanied by many black and white photographs, illustrations and maps this particular book focuses on The Cowboys. Book is in good condition with minor general age related wear and tear and page discolouration. There is a small amount of water damage, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. This is a good solid copy. View more info

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Cowboys, The - The Old West - Time-Life Series

By: Forbis, William H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Time-Life Books: 1978

Edition: Fifth Reprint

Seller ID: HISUSA30

Condition: Good


Blind stamped brown leatherette book w/color pastedown, fifth reprint, 240pp, weighs 974gms. This book is part of a series published by Time-Life books about the Old West of America. Accompanied by many black and white photographs, illustrations and maps this particular book focuses on The Cowboys. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. View more info

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Frost/Nixon: One Journalist, One President, One Confession

By: Frost, David; and Zelnick, Bob

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: POLUSA12

ISBN: 0330457691

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 258g, 337pgs. Including historical perspective and transcripts of the edited interviews, this is Frost's absorbing story of his pursuit of Richard Nixon, and is an authoritative account of the only public trial Nixon would ever have. 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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Treasury of Ohio Tales, A: Unusual, Interesting and Little Known Stories of Ohio

By: Garrison, Webb

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Nashville, TEN, USA, Rutledge Hill Press: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISUSA24

ISBN: 1558534504

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 210g, 192pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Trailblazers, The - The Old West - Time-Life Series

By: Gilbert, Bil

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Time-Life Books: 1979

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: HISUSA36

Condition: Very Good


Blind stamped brown leatherette book w/color pastedown, third printing, 240pp, weighs 988gms. This book is part of a series published by Time-Life books about the Old West of America. Accompanied by many black and white photographs, illustrations and maps this particular book focuses on The Trailblazers. Book is in very good condition with minor general age related wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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1861: The Civil War Awakening

By: Goodheart, Adam

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Vintage Books: 2012

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISUSA48

ISBN: 1400032199

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, reprint, 481pp, 480gms. This book is Adam Goodherat's account of how the American Civil War began and a second American revolution unfolded, setting Abraham Lincoln on the path to greatness and millions of slaves on the road to freedom. Book is in very good condition with light general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Short History of the English People: Vol IV

By: Green, John Richard

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, UK, Macmillan and Co, Ltd: 1903

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISEUR84

Condition: Fair to Good


Hard cover, reprint, 1630g, 1906pgs. Part of a four-volume series, this volume looks at the period between 11679-1815. Book is in fair to good condition with mild spotting throughout, and mild general wear and tear, 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 direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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American History, An

By: Gruver, Rebecca Brooks

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.: 1985

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: HISUSA23

ISBN: 0394350413

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, fourth edition, 2500gms, 933 pages plus index and appendices. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards show some light scuffing particularly to corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Book weighs over 2.5kg and may incur additional postage. 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 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! View more info

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Atlas of Legendary Places, The

By: Harpur, James; and Westwood, Jennifer

Price: $22.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: HIS53

ISBN: 1555843352

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first American edition, 1315kg, 240pgs. This book is a celebration of earthly heritage, and charts a worldwide journey through rich and varied territory, beginning where legend, myth and reality meet. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the tit... View more info

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Scapegoat!: Famous Courts Martial; A Fasicnating Look at Victims of Military-law Abuse

By: Harris, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Severn House Publishers, Inc.: 1989

Edition: First United States Edition

Seller ID: WAR17

ISBN: 0727821385

Condition: Good


Paperback, First United States Edition, 275gms, 258 pages. In documented accounts ranging from the mid-eighteenth century to the Second World War, and gathered together from British, French and American military history, John Harris probes nine controversial and extraordinary court martial cases. Book is in good condition with no visible general wear and tear, minor page discolouration to some pages; slight creasing to front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the ti... View more info

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Pioneers, The - The Old West - Time-Life Series

By: Horn, Huston

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Time-Life Books: 1979

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: HISUSA37

Condition: Very Good


Blind stamped brown leatherette book w/color pastedown, fourth printing, 240pp, weighs 988gms. This book is part of a series published by Time-Life books about the Old West of America. Accompanied by many black and white photographs, illustrations and maps this particular book focuses on The Pioneers. Book is in very good condition with minor general age related wear and tear and light page discolouration, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Empire: THe British Imperial Experience from 1765 to the Present

By: Judd, Denis

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, England, Harper Collins Publishers: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR138

ISBN: 000255237X

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 782gms, 517 pages. This book analyses the British imperial experience from the American revolution to the present day. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Page edges show some moderate soiling, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info