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The Selected Letters of Theodore Roosevelt

by Brands, H. W.

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Published
2001
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
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First Edition :
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9780815411260
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£30.32

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Cooper Square Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2001. First Edition :. Hardcover. 081541126X . Larger octovo hardcover, unworn, unread and FINE in FINE DJ, now in clear mylar. He was the most literary of our presidents, having written a score of books but also penning more than 100,000 letters! Some are divulged herein. ; 9.3 X… Read more
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Private Life under Socialism Love, Intimacy, and Family Change in a Chinese Village, 1949-1999

by Yan, Yunxiang

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Mossback Books
Published
2003
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Very Good+
ISBN
9780804744560
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£12.57

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Stanford University Press. Very Good+. 2003. Softcover. 0804744564 . Octovo in wraps, tight and bright, looks unread, else VG+++. "This may well prove to be the finest rural ethnography of a Chinese village ever written." ; 9.0 X 6.0 X 0.8 inches .
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The Confederate Spirit Valor, Sacrifice, and Honor

by Kunstler, Mort & James I. Robertson

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Published
2000
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
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First Edition :
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9781558538177
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£17.01

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Rutledge Hill Pr. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2000. First Edition :. Hardcover. 1558538178 . Large quarto hardcover, very bright, very tight and fresh, tiny nub on tip, else quite FINE, looks new in very FINE DJ. Features paintings by Mort Kunstler. Contents: High Command, Infantry, Calvary, Artillery, Civillians..Epilogue ; 12.2 X 9.3 X 0.7 inches .… Read more
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The Pacific War From Pearl Harbor to Hiroshima

by Marston, Daniel

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Mossback Books
Published
2006
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New in New dust jacket
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9780681566927
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£8.13

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Osprey. New in New dust jacket. 2006. Hardcover. 0681566922 . Hardcover, tight binding, crisp pages, unworn and AS NEW, DJ is AS NEW, and in clear Mylar protector/wrap. Twelve renown military historians give a fresh take on this monumental war: 13 chapters, Endnotes, Bibliography and Index. ; 10.2 X 7.7 X 1.1 inches .
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The Purple Gang: Organized Crime In Detroit 1910-1945

by Kavieff, Paul R.

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Mossback Books
Published
2000
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New in New dust jacket
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9781569801475
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£14.05

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Fort Lee, New Jersey: Barricade Books. New in New dust jacket. 2000. 1569801479 . Octovo hardcover, binding as tight as a new Tommy Gun, pages as white as an unstained sheet, the cover is unworn, else AS NEW in AS NEW dustjacket, which is in clear mylar wrap. History of the Jewish Mafia....; 8vo 8" - … Read more
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Among the Headhunters An Extraordinary World War II Story of Survival in the Burmese Jungle

by Lyman, Robert

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Published
2016
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New in New dust jacket
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First Edition :
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9780306824678
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£8.13

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Da Capo Press. New in New dust jacket. 2016. First Edition :. Hardcover. 0306824671 . Octovo hardcover, unworn and AS NEW in AS NEW DJ. The Naga people during WWII. "Beautifully written and researched..." ; 9.1 X 6.0 X 1.2 inches .
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Sam Goudsmit and the Hunt for Hitler's Atom Bomb

by Calmthout, Martijn Van

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Published
2018
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New in New dust jacket
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First Edition :
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9781633884502
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£14.79

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Prometheus. New in New dust jacket. 2018. First Edition :. Hardcover. 1633884503 . Octovo hardcover, unworn unread else AS NEW in AS NEW DJ. Fresh copy. "The first biography in English of a leading Dutch American physicist, who discovered the subatomic property of "spin" and spearheaded the search for Hitler's atom bomb as World War II came… Read more
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Out of the House of Bondage The Transformation of the Plantation Household

by Glymph, Thavolia

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Published
2008
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Fine+ with no dust jacket
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First Edition :
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9780521703987
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£10.72

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Cambridge University Press. Fine+ with no dust jacket. 2008. First Edition :. Softcover. 0521703980 . Octovo in wraps, unworn else FINE, fresh copy. “Combining the tools of an economic and social historian with a flair for robust cross-examination of historical sources, Thavolia Glymph has fashioned a study of women in the plantation household into a sweeping reinterpretation… Read more
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City of Eros New York City, Prostitution, and the Commercialization of Sex, 1790-1920

by Gilfoyle, Timothy J.

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Mossback Books
Published
1994
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Very Good+
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First Paper Edition
ISBN
9780393311082
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£8.87

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W. W. Norton & Company. Very Good+. 1994. First Paper Edition. Softcover. 0393311082 . Octovo in wraps, tight and square spine/binding, pages white, a few pages underlined, else VG++. Sexuality is brought into social history in this remarkable book. ; 9.1 X 6.0 X 1.1 inches .
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John Adams under Fire The Founding Father's Fight for Justice in the Boston Massacre Murder Trial

by Fisher, David & Dan Abrams

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Published
2020
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
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9781335015921
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£7.40

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Hanover Square Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2020. Hardcover. 1335015922 . Octovo hardcover, a FINE copy in FINE DJ. About the Boston Massacre murder trial, the issues are presented fully. ; 9.2 X 6.4 X 1.2 inches .
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Fire Sale Tales

by Sawyer, Tom

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Mossback Books
Published
2013
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Fine
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First Edition :SIGNED
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9781482368970
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£13.31

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Createspace Independent Publishing Platform. Fine. 2013. First Edition :SIGNED. Softcover. 1482368978 . Octovo in wraps, Signed/inscribed by author on dedication page, tight binding, fresh pages, slight flare to covers, else FINE, unread. "Fire Sale Tales In Fire Sale and The Sisigwad Papers you learned about the town of Sisigwad, its dark secret and even darker history. Fire… Read more
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The War of the Ring The History of the Lord of the Rings, Part Three

by J. R. R. Tolkien & Christopher Tolkien

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Mossback Books
Published
1990
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780395560082
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£51.77

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Houghton Mifflin Company. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1990. Hardcover. 039556008X . Octovo hardcover, tight and bright, , unworn else FINE, like new, in Fine DJ, now in clear mylar protector. Part Three, the history of this epic ; History Of Middle-Earth; 8.7 X 5.8 X 1.7 inches .
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History of the Boston Massacre, March 5, 1770

by Kidder, Frederic

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Published
2001
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Fine
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The Notable Trials Library. Fine. 2001. Hardcover. Octovo hardcover, leather spine stamped in gold over brown cloth, edges gilted like mirrors tight binding, fresh pages, unworn and FINE. The start of the revolutionary war, clearly told. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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The Poker Bride The First Chinese in the Wild West

by Corbett, Christopher

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Published
2010
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
ISBN
9780802119094
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£11.09

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Atlantic Monthly Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2010. Hardcover. 0802119093 . Octovo hardcover, tight and bright, unworn and FINE in FINE DJ. Chronicles Chinese in gold rush days and life in San Francisco. ; 9.0 X 6.0 X 1.0 inches .
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Unamerican Activities the Trials of William Remington

by May, Gary

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Mossback Books
Published
1999
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Fine with no dust jacket
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Special Edition
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Notable Trials Library. Fine with no dust jacket. 1999. Special Edition. Hardcover. Octovo hardcover, leather spine over brown cloth, tight and bright, a FINE copy." ...tells the fascinating story of William Remington-a story of intrigue, injustice, government corruption, and anti-Communist hysteria. May searched through FBI files and government documents, waging an epic battle against then-U. S.… Read more
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Teardown Memoir of a Vanishing City

by Young, Gordon

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Mossback Books
Published
2013
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Fine in Fine dust jacket
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First Edition :
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9780520270527
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£13.31

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University of California Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2013. First Edition :. Hardcover. 0520270525 . Octovo hardcover, tight binding, fresh pages, unworn and FINE in similar DJ, now in clear mylar. Return to a postindustrial wasteland. ; 9.2 X 6.4 X 1.1 inches .
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Peak Pursuits The Emergence of Mountaineering in the Nineteenth Century

by Schaumann, Caroline

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Published
2020
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New in New dust jacket
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First Edition :
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9780300231946
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£28.84

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Yale University Press. New in New dust jacket. 2020. First Edition :. Hardcover. 0300231946 . Octovo hardcover, unworn unread and AS NEW in AS NEW DJ. Fresh copy. "...provides an essential reexamination of the history of mountaineering..." Fast shipping; 9.6 X 6.5 X 1.2 inches .
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History of the MacAdamia Nut Industry in Hawaii, 1881-1981 From Bush Nut to Gourmet's Delight

by Wagner-Wright, Sandra

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Mossback Books
Published
1995
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Near Fine with no dust jacket
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First Edition :
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9780773490970
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£176.74

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Edwin Mellen Press. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1995. First Edition :. Hardcover. 0773490973 . Octovo hardcover, tight binding, fresh pages, none marked or torn, miniscule shelfwear, else NFINE. Solid copy. History of arrival, development in agriculture, maturing of the industry. ; 9.3 X 6.3 X 0.9 inches .
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University of California Press. Fine. 2019. Softcover. 0520296648 . Octovo in wraps, unworn, FINE copy. "....reframes the history...from the perspectives of Cheynne, Lakotas, Pawnee...tribes and the Chinese...within...global histories of colonialism and capitalism..." -cover blog. We offer fast shipping in cardboard...; Volume 52; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Yountsville The Rise and Decline of an Indiana Mill Town

by Morris, Ronald V.

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Published
2020
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New with no dust jacket
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First Edition :
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9780268106614
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£19.23

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University of Notre Dame Press. New with no dust jacket. 2020. First Edition :. Hardcover. 0268106614 . Octovo hardcover, very tight, unread unworn , else AS NEW , no DJ as issued. Solid freshcopy. History of this Indiana mill town. Many names and progress of industry. ; 9.1 X 6.2 X 0.8 inches .
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