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The Curve of Earth's Shoulder [Signed by Authors], Allen, Peter and Consuelo
1 Allen, Peter and Consuelo The Curve of Earth's Shoulder [Signed by Authors]
London George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Inscribed & signed by both authors. Illustrated with colour plates. 205 pages Inveterate traveller and train book author, Peter Allen and his Spanish wife recount their travels in the Americas and the USSR by train, boat and plane. ID255903 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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2 Carlisle, Olga Solzhenitsyn and the Secret Circle
New York Holt, Rinehart & Winston 1978 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. DJ is worn at edges with several tears. Previous Owners name/details to Preliminary Pages. 212 pages ID228407 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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3 Charlton, Michael The Eagle and the Small Birds. Crisis in the Soviet Empire: from Yalta to Solidarity
London BBC 1984 0563202726 / 9780563202721 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good, in Very Good Dustjacket - Dustjacket now protected. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 192pages. ID14016 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Keeper of Antiquities, DOMBROVSKY, Yury
4 DOMBROVSKY, Yury The Keeper of Antiquities
London Longmans 1969 0582100275 / 9780582100275 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Tiny black texta mark to upper corner of front free endpaper. 271 pages Translated by Michael Glenny. First published in the USSR in 1964 ID290379 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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5 GARVEY, Terence Bones of Contention: An Enquiry into East-West Relations
London Routledge & Kegan Paul 1978 0710000103 / 9780710000101 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in plastic sleeve. 203pages ID973 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Perestroika. New Thinking for Our Country and the World, Gorbachev, Mikhail
6 Gorbachev, Mikhail Perestroika. New Thinking for Our Country and the World
London Collins 1987 0060390859 / 9780060390853 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. 254 pages Gorbachev's own account of the revolution he implemented in the Soviet Union in the 1980s. ID283057 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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7 Gorbanevskaya, Natalia Red Square at Noon
London Andre Deutsch 1972 0233955178 / 9780233955179 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket-,D has light stain to base of rerar panel - now protected. Translated by Alexander Lieven. 288pages ID1964 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Gatekeepers of Australian Foreign Policy 1950-1966, Henry, Adam Hughes
8 Henry, Adam Hughes The Gatekeepers of Australian Foreign Policy 1950-1966
Melbourne Australian Scholarly Publishing 2015 1925003493 / 9781925003499 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. MINT - a NEW copy. 265 pages During the period 1950-1966 the Menzies government faced foreign policy challenges in respect of relations with the USA, responses to the USSR and China, Indonesia, and decolonisation in Southeast Asia. In response, it developed new foreign policies, encouraged a particular style of diplomacy, and helped to establish a new Cold War attitude towards Australian international affairs. In the process, key relationships formed between individuals and institutions, ultimately wielding significant influence on the issues of the day. ID288234 
Price: 47.00 AUD
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Joseph Stalin: Man and Legend, Hingley, Ronald
9 Hingley, Ronald Joseph Stalin: Man and Legend
London Hutchinson & Co. 1974 0091185602 / 9780091185602 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good in Very Good [price-clipped] Dustjacket. DJ now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xxi, 482 pages A portrait of the man as well as the politician and dictator. ID252230 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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10 Johnson, Hewlett Soviet Success
London Hutchinson & Co. [1955] 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Good condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Spine faded and some small marks to blue boards. Signed by the author on a label pasted to front free end paper and also on a label and letter stapled to front pastedown 285 pages Hewlett Johnson [1874-1966] was known as the 'Red Dean of Canterbury' because of his staunch support for the USSR, resulting in him being awarded the Stalin International Peace Prize in 1951. He wrote three books about the USSR of which this one was written when 'the Soviet Union has emerged from the trial, bruised and wounded, but resilient, triumphant and confident and in spite of all hindrances, blunders and mistakes, thrusts on, as it believes, to a still more hopeful future." [Foreword by the Author] ID252918 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Impact of Climatic Variations on Agriculture. Volume 2. Assessments in Semi-Arid Regions, Parry, M.L. et al [Editors]
11 Parry, M.L. et al [Editors] The Impact of Climatic Variations on Agriculture. Volume 2. Assessments in Semi-Arid Regions
Dordrecht, Holland Kluwer Academic Publishers 1988 9027727201 / 9789027727206 Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 764 pages Co-published by the International Institute for Applied System Analysis [a non governmental scientific research institution] and United Nations Environment Programme. Contents include: Part I - Introduction; Part II - various papers on the effects of climatic variations on Central and Eastern Kenya, Northeast Brazil, Central Sierra of Ecuador, Regions of India, semi-arid zone of European USSR, and the Australian Wheat belt. ID256475 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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The Future Belongs to Freedom, Shevardnadze, Eduard
12 Shevardnadze, Eduard The Future Belongs to Freedom
London Sinclair-Stevenson 1991 1856191052 / 9781856191050 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 204 pages A collection of essays on the events leading to transformation of the Soviet Union and world affairs by a former USSR Foreign Minister ID292720 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Despatches from the Barricades: The Eye-Witness Account of the Revolutions that Shook the World 1989-90, Simpson, John
13 Simpson, John Despatches from the Barricades: The Eye-Witness Account of the Revolutions that Shook the World 1989-90
London Hutchinson 1990 0091745829 / 9780091745820 Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good+ Condition Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and maps. 320 pages Deals with the many 'revolutions' of 1989-90, East Germany, Poland, Hungary, Romania, Czechoslovakia, Bulgaria; Tiananmen Square in China; the freeing of Mandela and the subsequent changes in South Africa; the Gorbachev revolution in USSR. ID234154 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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14 Vasilieva, Larissa (Edited by translator Cathy Porter) Kremlin Wives
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1994 0297814052 / 9780297814054 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xii, 241 pages The secret lives of women behind the Kremlin walls- from Lenin's wife to Raissa Gorbachev drawn by the author from the newly-opened KGB archives. ID263960 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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Moscow 850th Anniversary Jubilee Edition in Two Volumes, Vinogradov, V. A. (General Editor)
15 Vinogradov, V. A. (General Editor) Moscow 850th Anniversary Jubilee Edition in Two Volumes
Moscow Moscow Textbooks 1996 1st thus Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjackets. DJs protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeves. A nice set. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates and photographs Text is in English, with the exception of the Title Page. Introduction by Yuriy Luzhkov - Mayor of Moscow. This is a heavy item and will cost more to ship internationally. Please contact us for a precise quote for your part of the world. Vol I: 368pp, Vol II: 270pp A lovely set - celebrating the history and beauty of Moscow ID298420 
Price: 80.00 AUD
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16 Wills, L.A.; Smith, G.F. Government Today
North Adelaide Social Studies Publications 1979 0909741131 / 9780909741136 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Inscribed & signed by the author on upper corner of front free endpaper. 160 pages A book designed to introduce students to the function and changes in the role of the family and the main aspects of local, state, federal and world government. ID278648 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Antoine Watteau. Paintings and Drawings from Soviet Museums, Zolotov, Yuri (Text & Selection)
17 Zolotov, Yuri (Text & Selection) Antoine Watteau. Paintings and Drawings from Soviet Museums
Leningrad Aurora Art Publishers 1985 1st Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 27x34cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white reproductions. 116 pages Full colour reproductions of all 10 Watteau paintings owned by Soviet museums including notes, an introductory article by Yuri Zolotov and a listing of exhibitions and bibliographical references. ID271258 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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