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cover of Fear No Evil

Fear No Evil

by Natan Sharansky

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Published
1988
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Near Mint
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Random House1988
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9780394558783
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Random House, New York. Stated First Edition, First Printing, 1988. Random House1988. Tan paper over boards, wine cloth spine, gold lettering. Near Mint/Very Good. The prison memoirs of Soviet dissident and Jewish activist Natan (Anatoly) Sharansky, a truly remarkable story of his nine harrowing years in KGB custody, is told with style and wit by a man whose… Read more
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cover of STATE RIGHT IN THE CONFEDERACY

STATE RIGHT IN THE CONFEDERACY

by FRANK LAWRENCE OWSLEY, Ph.D.

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Published
1925
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VERY GOOD
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First Edition, Stated First Printing Copyright 1925 by Universit
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THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO PRESS, CHICAGO iLLINOIS, 1925. First Edition, Stated First Printing Copyright 1925 by University of Chicago Published October 1925. Olive green cloth over boards, some fading at spine, gold lettering. VERY GOOD/NO DJ. Owsley specialized in Southern history, especially the antebellum and Civil War eras. Owsley argued in his dissertation State Rights and the Confederacy… Read more
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cover of Team Of Rivals The Political Genius Of Abraham Lincoln

Team Of Rivals The Political Genius Of Abraham Lincoln

by Doris Kearns Goodwin

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Published
2006
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NEAR MINT
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Simon & Schuster (Sep 26, 2006)
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9780743270755
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£37.66

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Simon & Schuster, First Soft Cover, 09//26/2006, 2006. Simon & Schuster (Sep 26, 2006). Near Mint, black bacground with gold lettering, great pictures on front cover. NEAR MINT/no DJ as issued. This brilliant multiple biography is centered on Lincoln's mastery of men and how it shaped the most significant presidency in the nation's history. In 2006, the book… Read more
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cover of First Freedoms A Documentary History of First Amendment Rights in America

First Freedoms A Documentary History of First Amendment Rights in America

by Charles C. Haynes, Sam Chaltain, Susan M. Glisson

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Published
2006
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VERY GOOD++, Hard book boards, pictures front and back. black marker mark at bottom , some shelf wear at bottom and top of spin
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Oxford University Press 07/04/2006, Stated First Edition
ISBN
9780195157505
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£46.03

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Oxford University Press, 2006. Oxford University Press 07/04/2006, Stated First Edition. Hard book boards, pictures front and back. VERY GOOD++, Hard book boards, pictures front and back. black marker mark at bottom , some shelf wear at bottom and top of spine, corners slightly bumped./No DJ as issued. First Freedoms" incorporates documents that are drawn from the… Read more
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A Nation Of Immigrants

by John F. Kennedy

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Published
2018
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AS NEW
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Harper Perennial Modern Classics 10/16/2018. First Harper Pere
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9780062859693
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£29.29

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First Updated Harper Perennial Modern Classic 2018, 2018. Harper Perennial Modern Classics 10/16/2018. First Harper Perennial Edition Published 2008. First Updated Harper Perennial Modern Classic 2018. AS NEW/NO DJ as issued. A Nation of Immigrants is a 1958 book on American immigration by then U.S. Senator John F. Kennedy of Massachusetts. The… Read more
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cover of Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk About Their Personal Experiences Of Slavery And Emancipation    African Americans Talk About Their Personal Experiences of Slavery and Freedom

Remembering Slavery: African Americans Talk About Their Personal Experiences Of Slavery And Emancipation African Americans Talk About Their Personal Experiences of Slavery and Freedom

by Ira Berlin / Marc Favreau / Steven Miller

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Published
2011
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NEAR MINT
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The New Press (2011)
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£71.14

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2011. The New Press (2011). Black paper over boards, black cloth spine, silver lettering. NEAR MINT/SLIPCASE. The ground breaking book-and-audio set. Nearly ten years ago, The New Press published Remembering Slavery, a book-and-tape set that offered a startling first-person history of slavery. Using excerpts from the thousands of interviews conducted with ex-slaves in the 1930s by researchers working… Read more
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cover of Spirits Of The Passage    The Transatlantic slave trade in the seventeenth century

Spirits Of The Passage The Transatlantic slave trade in the seventeenth century

by Rosemarie Robotham

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Published
1997
Condition
Near Mint
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Simon & Schuster, New York (1997)
ISBN
9780684818191
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Simon & Schuster, New York (1997), 1997. Simon & Schuster, New York (1997). Dark, Navy cloth over boards. Near Mint/NO DJ as issued. In a watery grave off the coast of Florida lies the earliest slave ship ever recovered. The English-owned Henrietta Marie plied the waters from Europe to Africa and the New World, sinking in the year… Read more
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cover of The Civil War: Unstilled Voices

The Civil War: Unstilled Voices

by Chuck Lawliss

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Published
1999
Condition
MINT
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Crown Publishing Inc. New York (1999)
ISBN
9780609602553
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£62.77

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Crown Publishing Inc. New York, 1999. Crown Publishing Inc. New York (1999). Blue and brown glazed book paper over bords, with pictures front and back, white lettering. MINT/NO DJ as issued. Relive the Civil War through the documents that shaped it! The Civil War: Unstilled Voices is a ground-breaking collection of removable letters, memoirs, newspaper clippings, and… Read more
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cover of EUROPE IN AFRICA in the NINETEENTH CENTURY

EUROPE IN AFRICA in the NINETEENTH CENTURY

by Elizabeth Wormeley Latimer

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Published
1895
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Very Good ++, spine good and tight, text clean and vibrant
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A. C. McClurg and Company, Chicago (1895)
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A. C. McClurg and Company, Chicago, Frst Edition, First Printing, 1895. A. C. McClurg and Company, Chicago (1895). Dark blue cloth over boards, gold designs and lettering. Very Good ++, spine good and tight, text clean and vibrant/No DJ. Europe in Africa in The Nineenth Century is novel of "short yarns." They will probably be found to have… Read more
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cover of Joseph in Egypt, Joseph and His Brothers

Joseph in Egypt, Joseph and His Brothers

by Thomas Mann

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Published
1938
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Verry Good ++, Clean, shiny, text clear, pages bright,corners not bumped
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New York, Alfred A. Knopf (1938)
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New York, Alfred A. Knopf, 1938. New York, Alfred A. Knopf (1938). Black, shiny, and very clean cloth over boards, gold lettering. Lettering at fded.spine , volume II. Verry Good ++, Clean, shiny, text clear, pages bright,corners not bumped/No DJ. Joseph and His Brothers (Joseph und seine Brüder) is a four-part novel by Thomas Mann, written over the… Read more
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cover of UNCLE TOM'S CABIN

UNCLE TOM'S CABIN

by HARRIET BEACHER STOWE

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Published
1979
Condition
Near Mint
Edition
Easton Press, 1979 'One Hundred Best Books Ever Written' Collect
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Easton Press, Norwalk Connecticut 1979, 1979. Easton Press, 1979 'One Hundred Best Books Ever Written' Collector's Edition. Fully-bound in richly colored, dark green LEATHER, raised bands, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints. Gilt lettering on spine and covers and all Edges. Near Mint/no dj as issued. ILLUSTRATED with Lithographs by Miguel Gocarrubias. Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among… Read more
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cover of UP FROM SLAVERY

UP FROM SLAVERY

by Booker T. Washington

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Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
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The Heritage Press, New York, 1970
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£104.61

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The Heritage Press, New York, 1970. The Heritage Press, New York, 1970. ,Bown linen over boards/gold design/lettering/picture front cover. Near Fine/Slipcase. Autobiography of Booker T. Washington, a man who was born into slavery, but overcame hardships through hard work and diligence. At 25, he became the first principle of Tuskagee college, founded to teach newly freed slaves the… Read more
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cover of BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE

BURY MY HEART AT WOUNDED KNEE

by Dee Brown

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
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Holt, Rinehart & Winston, First Edition, Stated Tenth Printi
ISBN
9780030853227
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£58.58

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New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1971. Holt, Rinehart & Winston, First Edition, Stated Tenth Printing. Cloth/Orangeboards/black spine, blue lettering. Very Good/Very Good. Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is Dee Brown's eloquent, fully documented account of the systematic destruction of the American Indian during the second half of the nineteenth century. Using council records, autobiographies, and firsthand… Read more
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cover of With A Banjo On My Knee

With A Banjo On My Knee

by Rex M. Ellis

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Published
2001
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Book in Near Mint condition,no dj as issued. Beautifully executed with many photographs and prints.
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Scholastic Library Publishing, 2001, First Edition, First Printi
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9780531117477
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£25.11

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Scholastic Library Publishing, 2001. Scholastic Library Publishing, 2001, First Edition, First Printi. Book in Near Mint condition,no dj as issued. Beautifully executed with many photographs and prints./No dj as issued. With a Banjo on My Knee explores the roots of the banjo from its origination in West Africa to its arrival in the American colonies The… Read more
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cover of UP FROM SLAVERY

UP FROM SLAVERY

by Booker T. Washington

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Published
1970
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Near Fine
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The Heritage Press, New York, 1970.
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Autobiography of Booker T. Washington, a man who was born into slavery, but overcame hardships through hard work and diligence. At 25, he became the first principle of Tuskagee college, founded to teach newly freed slaves the skills to gain employment. In this position he rose to become a nationally known figure, and advocate for American freedmen. His story provides… Read more
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cover of UHURU A Novel of Africa Today

UHURU A Novel of Africa Today

by Robert Ruark

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
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McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc,1962. Stated First Edition, Second
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£41.85

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McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc, 1962. McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc,1962. Stated First Edition, Second. Very Good/No DJ. In the beginning was Mau Mau Now the indomitable settlers of Kenya are faced with the more organized demand- Uhuru-freedom for the African, a couple of Oxford educated Kikuya leaders to whom the UN listens and had better, and the ubiquitous threat… Read more
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cover of Uncle Tom's Cabin

Uncle Tom's Cabin

by Harriet Beecher Stowe

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(1979)
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In near mint condition. Fully-bound in richly colored brown leather with raised bands, smyth sewing & concealed muslin joints.
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Easton Press, 1979 ‘One Hundred Best Books Ever Written&rs
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£112.98

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Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly, is an anti-slavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe. Published in 1852, the novel "helped lay the groundwork for the Civil War", according to Will Kaufman. (Wiki). Stowe, a Connecticut-born teacher at the Hartford Female Seminary and an active abolitionist, featured the character of Uncle Tom, a long-suffering black slave… Read more
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With A Banjo On My Knee

by Rex M. Ellis

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Published
2001
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Book in Near Mint condition,no dj as issued. Beautifully executed with many photographs and prints.
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Scholastic Library Publishing, 2001, First Edition, First Printi
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9780531117477
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With a Banjo on My Knee explores the roots of the banjo from its origination in West Africa to its arrival in the American colonies. The author elucidates the social history of African Americans as he traces the evolution of banjo playing from slave quarters to minstrel shows to ragtime halls to jazz clubs to concert stages.
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