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Raw Materials, Population Pressure, and War

by Angell, Norman

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Published
1936
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Boston: World Peace Foundation, 1936. Pamphlet. 46p., stapled wraps, 5.25x8.75 inches, very good condition. At head of title on cover: "Facts which are ignored in current theories." World Affairs Booklet No. 14.
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If war comes... mobilizing machines and men

by Bidwell, Percy W.

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Published
1940
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New York: Council on Foreign Relations, 1940. Pamphlet. 32p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with figures, rear wrap unevenly toned else very good condition. Public Affairs Pamphlets No. 48.
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image of The Rise of Fernando Cortes [reprinted from:] Documents and Narratives concerning the Discovery and Conquest of Latin America Published by The Cortes Society Bancroft Library Berkeley California

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New York: Kraus Reprint Co, 1969. Hardcover. xxxvi, 564p., all original illustrations reproduced in careful facsimile (including a folded Aztec map), hardbound in utilitarian cloth boards spine-titled gilt. Ex library with neat accession and withdrawn stamps to pastedown and to top edge; little or no signs of wear, no personal ownership markings, no soil but expect a bit of… Read more
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image of Aux Pays Balkaniques Aprés les Guerres de 1912-1913; Monténégro, Serbie, Bulgarie

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Paris: Pierre Roger & [Co.], 1914. Paperback. 248., paperback, 7.75x5.25 inches; minor foxing on fore-edge, ex-library stamp on verso of front wrapper, 20 plates present and one map, hinge cracked. Collection Les Pays Moderne.
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image of Conquests and reconquests of Menorca

Conquests and reconquests of Menorca

by Mata, Micaela

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Published
1984
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9788439813873
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Barcelona: Self-published by the author, 1984. Paperback. 248p., softbound in a cleanly little paperback, 7x4.5 inches. Mild signs of any age and handling; a small corner-crease to front cover and an ownership scribble to half-title, otherwise quite sound and unmarked.
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History of the Conquest of China. Introduction by H.S. Bhatia

by Palafox, Senor

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Published
1978
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New Delhi: Deep & Deep Publications, 1978. Hardcover. 272p., two plates in b&w, hardbound in 9x5.5 inch black-papered boards and dust jacket. The jacket bears a long poorly-repaired tear along top edge (see our photo) and a couple of cross-outs by a reader where text incorrectly refers to Palafox as a Jesuit. First written in 1644 in Spanish. A… Read more
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image of Foreign mud; being an account of the opium imbrolio at Canton in the 1830's & the Anglo-Chinese war that followed

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956. 319p., plates, plans and maps as called for and in fine shape, later printing bound in very bright yellow cloth with spine label in gilt and pink, and enclosed in the dust jacket. Handsomely-designed book in lovely shape.
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South Vietnam; U.S. defeat inevitable

by Van Tien Dung

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Published
1967
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Hanoi: Foreign languages Publishing House, 1967. Pamphlet. 47p., staplebound pamphlet, minor marking on front cover, 5x7.5 inches.
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The Protection of Cultural Resources Against the Hazards of War: a Preliminary Handbook

by Committee on Conservation of Cultural Resources

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Published
1942
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Washington DC: National Resources Planning Board, 1942. 46p., staplebound pamphlet, very good. Discussion of the risks of damage to museums, libraries, and other institutions; strategies for selecting and protecting sites, evacuation of materials, etc. The assumed audience appears to be American curators and librarians pondering potential attacks on US coastal regions.
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The War in Vietnam

by Deane, Hugh

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Published
1963
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New York: Monthly Review Press, 1963. 32p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, wraps lightly worn and soiled else very good condition. Monthly Review pamphlet series no. 23.
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image of De Expugnatione Lyxbonensi; The Conquest of Lisbon. Edited from the unique manuscript in Corpus Christie College, Cambridge, with a translation into English

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New York: Columbia University Press, 1936. Hardcover. xii, 201p., publisher's ads, just three illustrations (on inserted coated stock), hardbound in 9x6 inch green buckram boards spine-titled in black small-font, a very good copy: sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of A Knight of the Renaissance: D. Joao de Castro; Soldier, Sailor, Scientist, and Viceroy of India, 1500-1548. With 8 Illustrations

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London: Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd, 1960. Hardcover. 235p., illustrated with a few scattered period images (site & portrait) and duplicate endsheet maps, hardbound in 9x6 inch red cloth boards spine-titled gilt. A remnant significantly trimmed dust jacket with flap text is laid in, to keep or throw. External titling is very dim, casebinding slightly edgeworn, clean and sound… Read more
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Lepante: la crise de l'empire ottoman

by Lesure, Michel, presenteur

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Published
1972
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Mesnil-sur l'estree: A - collection archivers - Julliard, 1972. 283p., pocket-size wraps (7x4 inches) illustrated with numerous period images on alkaline paperstock in a central section,
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Ambassador from Venice; Pietro Pasqualigo in Lisbon, 1501

by Weinstein, Donald

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Published
1960
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Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1960. Hardcover. Unpaginated preliminaries, 112p., illustrated with facsimiles and two line maps. Rubricated titlepage and chapter heads, presswork on Mohawk Superfine, hardbound in 8x6 inch faux paper-vellum boards decoratively ruled in blind and spine-titled gilt. Enclosing this casing, which is in fine shape, is an old acetate transparency, probably original to this edition; it… Read more
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image of Mughal Warfare; Indian Frontiers and High Roads to Empire, 1500-1700

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London: Routledge, 2002. xvi, 268p., illustrated with scattered line maps and b&w period reproductions, first edition of the softbound issue in glossy 9x6 inch pictorial color wraps. A fine clean as-new exemplar from a well taken-care-of collection. Warfare and history.
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image of La morte dell'Aquila: Dramma lirico in quattro atti [with] Tutto per l'Amore: Dramma in 5 atti.  Con Introduzione su la Guerra e la Civiltà

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Milan: Tip. Moderna de Ciro Baraldi, 1910. Paperback. 159p., wraps, 5x7.5 inches, wraps worn and soiled and beginning to detach, spine chipped at head and tail, first and last pages lightly foxed, pages evenly toned else good condition. Text in Italian. Only two copies found in OCLC as of 12/2020. Two plays and an essay on war by… Read more
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£93.24
image of Bulletin of the World council of Peace 1963 Jun 15

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Vienna: WORLD COUNCIL OF PEACE, 1963. Magazine. One issue, 9x13 inches printed on very thin paper, illustrated, creasing on rear cover wrap near spine, date stamp on front cover wrap, slight wear showing on wraps, otherwise in good condition. Note: all pages lose in wraps, no binding. The World Council of Peace was one of many initiatives around "world… Read more
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Vienna: WORLD COUNCIL OF PEACE, 1963. Magazine. Ten issues, 9x13 inches printed on very thin paper, illustrated, many creases, bumps, and wear showing on wraps, otherwise in good condition. Note: all pages lose in wraps, no binding. The World Council of Peace was one of many initiatives around "world peace" that was supported or initiated by the Communist Party… Read more
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Vienna: WORLD COUNCIL OF PEACE, 1962. Magazine. One issue, 9x13 inches printed on very thin paper, illustrated, slight wear showing on wraps, otherwise in good condition. Note: all pages lose in wraps, no binding. The World Council of Peace was one of many initiatives around "world peace" that was supported or initiated by the Communist Party of the Soviet… Read more
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image of Bulletin of the World council of Peace 1963 May 31

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Vienna: WORLD COUNCIL OF PEACE, 1963. Magazine. One issue, 9x13 inches printed on very thin paper, illustrated, slight wear showing on wraps, otherwise in good condition. Note: all pages lose in wraps, no binding. The World Council of Peace was one of many initiatives around "world peace" that was supported or initiated by the Communist Party of the Soviet… Read more
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