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God Against the Gods

by Kirsch, Jonathan

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Published
2004
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Fine
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First published
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9780670032860
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$22.00

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8vo. Boards. Pp. xvi, 336. Map. Notes. Checklist. Index. Fine copy in dj.
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Modern Times

by Johnson, Paul

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Published
1991
Condition
Very good
Edition
Revised Edition
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$22.00

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8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Very good copy with some soiling and foxing to the edges.
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The Scottish Nation

by Devine, T. M.

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Published
1999
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Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9780670888115
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$12.00

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8vo. Two-tone boards. Illustrated: (5) pp. of maps. Notes. Further Reading. Index. Former owner's name on first free end-paper; else very fine copy in the dust-wrapper.
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The Greatest Generation Speaks, Letters and Reflections

by Brokaw, Tom

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Published
1999
Condition
Owner's inscription and signature on first free end-paper, else fine
Edition
First Trade Edition
ISBN
9780375503948
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$7.50

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New York: Random House, 1999. First Trade Edition. Hardcover. Owner's inscription and signature on first free end-paper, else fine/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xxii, 242, (viii). Illustrated.
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The 60s, The Story of a Decade

by New Yorker, The

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Published
2016
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780679644835
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$46.00

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New York: Random House, 2016. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xiv, 706. Contributors. Edited by Henry Finder. Introduction by David Remnick. David Remnick, the current editor of The New Yorker, writes about how his predecessor, William Shawn, sought to make the magazine "more politically engaged, more formally daring, more vivid, and more intellectually exciting than… Read more
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The Celts

by Delaney, Frank

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Published
1986
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First U.S. edition
ISBN
9780316179935
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$8.50

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Boston: Little, Brown & Co., 1986. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. Small 4to. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. 240. Illustrated: includes (48) pp. of color plates. Bibliography. Index.
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For a Glorious Cause, The Story of John Paul Jones and the Ranger

by Murray III, Robinson

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Published
1975
Condition
Slightly foxed
Edition
First edition
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$10.00

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N.p. : Transcript Printing Company, 1975. First edition. Pamphlet. Slightly foxed. 8 pp. stpled. Signed by the author. Prepared as a joint Bicentennial project of Merchants Savings Bank and the Manchester Historic Association.
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Castles of the Crusades

by Müller-Wiener, Wolfgang

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Published
1966
Condition
Former owner's names on first free end-paper; else fine
Edition
First edition
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$32.00

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New York: McGraw-Hill, 1966. First edition. Hardcover. Former owner's names on first free end-paper; else fine/torn. 4to. Cloth. Pp. 116. Illustrated: 160 pp. of plates. Photographs by A. F. Kersting. Translated from the German by J. Maxwell Brownjohn. From the end of the 11th Century—and for almost four hundred years—thousands of men—princes and peasants and everyone in between—took up… Read more
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Love in the Ancient World

by Miles, Christopher with John Julius Norwich

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First U.S. edition
ISBN
9780312179885
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$14.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 4to. Boards. Pp. 176. Illustrated. Bibliography. Index. Photographs by Christopher Miles.
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Thermopylae, The Battle That Changed the World

by Cartledge, Paul

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Published
2006
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781585675661
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$24.00

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Woodstock and New York: The Overlook Press, 2006. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xxviii, 314. Illustrated. Maps. Appendices. Glossary. Bibliography.
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Hitler In Colour

by Cox, Brian [Narrator]

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Published
2004
Condition
Fine copy
ISBN
9786034970472
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$18.00

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Warner Vision International, 2004. DVD Movie. Fine copy/fine. DVD Movie. 80 minutes. Color. Produced by David Batty. Fine copy but without liner notes.
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WWII in Color: The British Story

by Thaw, John {Narrator]

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Published
2002
Condition
Fine copy
ISBN
9781585659340
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$26.00

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Goldhil DVD, 2002. DVD Movie. Fine copy/fine. DVD movie. Includes three documentaries in color: "Darkest Houir", "The Beginning of the End", "Unknown Warriors". Fine copy with original liner notes.
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A History of the American People

by Johnson, Paul

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First U.S. edition
ISBN
9780060168360
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$16.00

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New York: HarperCollins, 1997. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xvi, 1088. Source Notes. Index. Originally published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson (London: 1997).
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Eleni

by Gage, Nicholas

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Published
1983
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Book Club Edition
ISBN
9780394520933
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$4.00

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New York: Random House, 1983. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. (viii). 472. Map. The author's mother was murdered by Communist insurgents in August 1948 in northern Greece soon after sending her son to safety in the U.S. Many years later, having become a noted investigative journalist, he returns and embarks on… Read more
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The Templars

by Read, Piers Paul

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Reprinted
ISBN
9780312266585
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$5.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1999. Reprinted. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xiv, 350, (iv). Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Bibliography. Endnotes. Index.
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Britannia, 100 Documents That Shaped a Nation

by Stewart, Graham

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Published
2010
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781848876583
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$18.00

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London: Atlantic Books, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xiv, 434. Illustrated. Select Bibliography. Where To Find the Documents. Index.
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Winston's War, Churchill, 1940-1945

by [Churchill, Winston]. Max Hastings

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Published
2010
Condition
Remainder mark on bottom edge, else fine
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780307268396
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$20.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. First edition. Hardcover. Remainder mark on bottom edge, else fine/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xiv, 588. 12 maps. Illustrated: (32) pp. of plates. Notes. Select Bibliography. Index.
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Raj, The Making and Unmaking of British India

by James, Lawrence

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Published
1997
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
Reprinted
ISBN
9780312193225
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$18.00

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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997. Reprinted. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xiv, 722. Illus. Notes. Index.
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The Lion in the Sand, The British in the Middle East

by Butt, Gerald

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Published
1995
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780747520153
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$20.00

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London: Bloomsbury, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. viii, 216. Illustrated: (8) pp. of plates. Gerald Butt is a respected BBC correspondent. Here he tells the stories of some British expatriates in the Middle East during the past century. They were a very eccentric lot.
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An Historian in the Twentieth Century, Chapters in Intellectual Autobiography

by Beloff, Max Beloff, Baron

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine copy
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9780300057430
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$18.00

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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1992. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. 138. Index.
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