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ACHILLES IN VIETNAM Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character

by Shay, Jonathan

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1994
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9780684813219
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Simon & Schuster. Very Good+. 1994. Softcover. 0684813211 . Pages a bit tanned. ; 0.68 x 8.41 x 5.53 Inches; 272 pages; Shay works from an intriguing premise: that the study of the great Homeric epic of war, The Iliad, can illuminate our understanding of Vietnam, and vice versa. Along the way, he compares the battlefield experiences… Read more about this item
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DILETTANTI The Antic and the Antique in Eighteenth-Century England

by Redford, Bruce

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2008
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9780892369249
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Getty Publications. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 2008. Hardcover. 0892369248 . Minor shelfwear. ; 232 pages; With elegance and wit, Bruce Redford re-creates the vibrant culture of connoisseurship in Enlightenment England by investigating the multifaceted activities and achievements of the Society of Dilettanti. He dissects the British connoisseurs whose expeditions, collections, and publications laid the… Read more about this item
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AMERICA'S ROME Volume Two: Catholic and Contemporary Rome

by Vance, William

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1989
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Yale University Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1989. Hardcover. 0300044534 . Very Minor shelfwear to book and DJ. Dustjacket spine is sunned. ; Xx, 498pp, illustrated. ; Volume 2 Only; Vol. 2; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 498 pages .
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RELIGIONS- UND WELTANSCHAUUNGSFREIHEIT IM EUROPARECHT

by Mückl, Stefan

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2002
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9783825312855
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Heidelberg: Carl Winter Universitätsverlag. Fine. 2002. Softcover. 3825312852 . Schriften Der Philosophisch-Historischen Klasse Der Heidelberger Akademie Der Wissenschaften, 24; 63 pages .
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PRINCIPLES OF SOCIAL STRUCTURE Southeast Asia

by Brown, D. E.

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Published
1977
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Hardcover
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9780891586432
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Boulder, CO, U.S.A.: Westview Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1977. Hardcover. 0891586431 . 248 pages .
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EUROPA TRIUMPHANS Court and Civic Festivals in Early Modern Europe

by Mulryne, J. R. & Helen Watanabe-O'kelly & Margaret Shewring & Elizabeth Goldring & Sarah Knight (Eds. )

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2004
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Hardcover
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9780754638735
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Ashgate Publishing. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2004. Hardcover. 0754638731 . V1: bumping to top corners with 1 hard bump/dent (1 cm) to lower edge of front board. VG DJ: minor staining to DJ. Dustjacket is protected in mylar. V2: very light bump to 1 corner of book else book is fine. VG+ DJ: minor… Read more about this item
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THE ART OF WAR IN THE WESTERN WORLD

by Jones, Archer

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1987
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Softcover
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9780195062410
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Oxford University Press. Very Good. 1987. Softcover. 0195062418 . Minor wear to corners of wraps. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). ; Concentrating on land warfare, distinguished U. S. Military historian Jones argues that most military events can be explained by military factors. The framework of his analysis is strategy, which Jones sees as remaining consistent… Read more about this item
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ACHILLES IN VIETNAM Combat Trauma and the Undoing of Character

by Shay, Jonathan

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1995
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Simon & Schuster. Very Good+. 1995. Softcover. 0684813211 . Light Shelfwear. Scholar's name to ffep (Robert Brown). ; 0.68 x 8.41 x 5.53 Inches; 272 pages; Shay works from an intriguing premise: that the study of the great Homeric epic of war, The Iliad, can illuminate our understanding of Vietnam, and vice versa. Along the way, he… Read more about this item
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EUROPÄISCHE KAFFEEHAUSKULTUR

by Thiele-Dohrmann, Klaus

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1997
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9783538070448
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Dusseldorf: Artemis & Winkler. Fine in Very Good- dust jacket. 1997. Hardcover. 353807044X . Book is fine. Some scratches to front panel of DJ with small tear to upper corner (1 cm). ; 264pp, a few illustrations.; 264 pages .
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UNGARN 1956 Aufstand, Revolution, Freiheitskampf

by Alföldy, Géza

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1997
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Softcover
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9783825305536
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Heidelberg: Carl Winter Universitätsverlag. Very Good. 1997. Softcover. 3825305538 . Minor scuffing along lower edge of rear wrap and spine. Else fine. ; Schriften Der Philosophisch-Historischen Klasse Der Heidelberger Akademie Der Wissenschaften 2; 170 pages .
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LE MONNIER Due Secoli Di Storia

by Spadolini, Giovanni (Intro)

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1996
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Firenze: Felice Le Monnier. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1996. Hardcover. Book is fine. DJ has light shelfwear with faint sunning to spine. ; xliv+300pp + 14pls.; 300 pages .
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AMERICA'S ROME Volume Two: Catholic and Contemporary Rome

by Vance, William

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1989
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9780300044539
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Yale University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1989. Hardcover. 0300044534 . A couple of corners lightly bumped. Minor shelfwear to book and DJ. ; Xx, 498pp, illustrated. ; Volume 2 Only; Vol. 2; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 498 pages .
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MEDIEN-KULTURGESCHICHTE Mediatisierung Als Grundlage Unserer Kulturellen Entwicklung

by Raible, Wolfgang

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2001
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9783825351700
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Heidelberg: Carl Winter Universitätsverlag. Fine with no dust jacket. 2001. Hardcover. 382535170X . Schriften Der Philosophisch-Historischen Klasse Der Heidelberger Akademie Der Wissenschaften 36; 461 pages .
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GIBBON'S JOURNEY FROM GENEVA TO ROME His Journal from 20 April to 2 October 1764

by Bonnard, Georges A. (Ed. )

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Published
1961
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Thomas Nelson & Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1961. Hardcover. Light shelfwear to book. Faint bump to heel of spine. ; Text in french with English commentary. ; 268 pages; Text of Edward Gibbon's journal from his 1764 trip from Geneva to Rome .
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THE ORIGINS OF THE CENTER FOR HELLENIC STUDIES

by Lindquist, Eric N.

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1990
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9780691031743
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Princeton University Press. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1990. Hardcover. 0691031746 . Very light rubbing else Fine. ; 96 pages; A case study in American philanthropy, this book describes the beginnings of the Center for Hellenic Studies, a research institute established in 1961 in Washington, D.C. as an outpost of Harvard University. Each year eight post-doctoral… Read more about this item
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LA TOUR EIFFEL Présentation Par Armand Lanoux. Textes Et Documents Rassemblés Par Viviane Harney

by Lanoux, Armand & Viviane Harney

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1980
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Paris: Editions De La Différence. Very Good-. 1980. Softcover. Covers worn at extremities, with a couple of small tears. Rubbing to wraps. ; Mythologie des lieux, éditions de la différence. 192pp, nicely illustrated. 'un certain monsieur eiffel'; la tour du siecle; peintres et poetes de la tour; une tour bien romanesque. ; 4to - over 9¾" -… Read more about this item
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HISTORY OF BADEN [PENNSYLVANIA] Historical Sketches. the Settlement and Founding. the Incorporation. Baden Today

by Coffey, Edna S.

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First Edition
Published
1938
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Softcover
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Good. 1938. First Edition. Softcover. Wrappers worn at extremities with creasing and chipping. Title page smudged, a few pencil marks, else Very Good. ; 104pp, illustrated. ; 104 pages .
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REGAS VELESTINLES / [RIGAS BELESTINLES] Theoria Kai Praxe

by Kitromelides / Kitromilides, Paschalis M.

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Published
1998
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Paperback
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9789605600129
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Voule ton Hellenon. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1998. Paperback. 9605600129 . Light creasing to corners of wraps. Minor shelfwear. ; Text is in Modern Greek. ; 108 pages .
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GOVERNMENT AND THE RAILWAYS IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY BRITAIN

by Parris, Henry

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Published
1965
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Hardcover
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9780710050106
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Routledge & Keagan Paul. Good in Good dust jacket. 1965. Hardcover. 0710050100 . Ex-library copy with usual stamps, call numbers and pocket. DJ have been laminated (which is chipping and has edgewear) and price-clipped. Internally VG. ; Studies in Political History; 244 pages .
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THE UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO A History

by Friedland, Martin L.

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Published
2002
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Hardcover
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9780802044297
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University of Toronto Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2002. Hardcover. 0802044298 . Very light scuffing to textblock else Fine. DJ has very minor shelfwear else Fine. Signed by author to titlepage. ; The University of Toronto is Canada's leading university and one of Canada's most important cultural and scientific institutions. Covering the history of… Read more about this item
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