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Viking America The Norse Crossings and their Legacy, Enterline, James Robert
21 Enterline, James Robert Viking America The Norse Crossings and their Legacy
London New English Library 1973 0450014797 / 9780450014796 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy but with pages a little tanned [common]. Black & white illustrations. Endpaper maps. 217 pages ID100000 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Cleopatra's Barge: The Crowninshield Story, Ferguson, David
22 Ferguson, David Cleopatra's Barge: The Crowninshield Story
Boston Little Brown 1976 0316278955 / 9780316278959 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. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners and some mild flecking and discolouration to DJ spine and upper rear edge. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Family tree to endpapers. 293 Complete chronicle of the remarkable American Crowinshield family, who in the fine art of making and spending money have had few equals in American history. ID5655 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Never Forget. An Oral History of September 11, 2001, Fink, Mitchell; Mathias, Lois
23 Fink, Mitchell; Mathias, Lois Never Forget. An Oral History of September 11, 2001
New York Regan Books 2002 0060559705 / 9780060559700 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. ix, 294 pages A collection of the moving stories of survivors, rescue workers, volunteers, family members and friends whose loved ones perished on September 11, 2001. ID280001 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Where The Sea Breaks Its Back.  The epic story of a pioneer naturalist and the discovery of Alaska, Ford, Corey
24 Ford, Corey Where The Sea Breaks Its Back. The epic story of a pioneer naturalist and the discovery of Alaska
London Victor Gollancz Ltd 1967 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Endpaper maps. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. 206 pages ID255876 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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A Nation Within A Nation.  Dependency and the Cree, Gagne, Marie-Anik
25 Gagne, Marie-Anik A Nation Within A Nation. Dependency and the Cree
Montreal Black Rose Books 1967 1551640120 / 9781551640129 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 161 pages This book eloquently argues the first nation have been forcibly brought into orbit of world capitalization via "imperialization". ID291488 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Philistines at the Hedgerow Passion and Property in the Hamptons, Gaines, Steven
26 Gaines, Steven Philistines at the Hedgerow Passion and Property in the Hamptons
Sydney Hodder 1998 0733610064 / 9780733610066 Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 326 pages. ID174718 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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A Benjamin Franklin Reader, Goodman, Nathan [Edited by]
27 Goodman, Nathan [Edited by] A Benjamin Franklin Reader
New York Thomas Y. Crowell Company 1971 Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. This is the Apollo edition which appears to have been nicely rebound in half-leather and cloth with marbled endpapers by a previous owner. xx, 818pp ID239290 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings.  An American Controversy., Gordon-Reed, Annette
28 Gordon-Reed, Annette Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings. An American Controversy.
Virginia University Press of Virginia 1997 0813916984 / 9780813916989 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 288 pages A new look at a centuries old controversy. ID285614 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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John Adams.  Party of One, Grant, James
29 Grant, James John Adams. Party of One
London The Folio Society 2008 1st thus Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. 469 pages John Adams 1735-1826) was an American patriot who served as the second President of the United States (1797-1801) and the first Vice President (1789-97). He was a lawyer, diplomat, statesman, political theorist, and, as a Founding Father, a leader of the movement for American independence from Great Britain. ID293383 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Virginia Voyages from Hakluyt., Hakluyt, Richard (Edited by David Quinn & Alison Quinn)
30 Hakluyt, Richard (Edited by David Quinn & Alison Quinn) Virginia Voyages from Hakluyt.
London Oxford University Press 1973 0192554069 / 9780192554062 Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some age-toning to DJ edges. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 195 pages From the Oxford English Memoirs and Travels Series. ID258979 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The First Colonists: Hakluyts's Voyages To North America. A modern version with an introduction, by A.L. Rowse, Hakluyt, Richard and Rowse, A. L.
31 Hakluyt, Richard and Rowse, A. L. The First Colonists: Hakluyts's Voyages To North America. A modern version with an introduction, by A.L. Rowse
London The Folio Society 1987 2nd Printing Hardcover 
Quarto Size. Very Good+ copy in Very Good slipcase, Bound in three point canvas Nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. Bookplate and Previous owner's neat label to front free endpaper. 142 pages ID246475 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The Panama Canal, Hammond, Rolt & Lewin, CJ
32 Hammond, Rolt & Lewin, CJ The Panama Canal
London Frederick Muller Ltd. 1966 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. Small closed tear to the top edge of DJ (no loss). Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Bookseller stamp/label to front paste-down. Stamp to half title page. Previous owners note to the front free endpapers. 253 pages A through and painstaking work dealing with political issues as well as the formidable technical problems involved, this is a contribution of undoubted importance to world trade. ID296099 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Cowboys and Indians: An Illustrated History, Hassrick, Royal B.
33 Hassrick, Royal B. Cowboys and Indians: An Illustrated History
London Octopus Books Limited 1981 0706405528 / 9780706405521 Reprint Hardback 
Quarto Size. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Pictorial boards. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs and drawings, including many contemporary engravings. 352 pages The true story of the American West and the men and women (and animals) who lived there. ID261794 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Statesmen of the Lost Cause: Jefferson Davis and His Cabinet, Hendrick, Burton J.
34 Hendrick, Burton J. Statesmen of the Lost Cause: Jefferson Davis and His Cabinet
New York The Literary Guild of America 1939 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition in a Fair dustjacket - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is chipped at edges with small loss to top edge and spine ends. Spine is age darkened. Patches of tanning to pastedowns. Book fore edge is tanning with age. Text block is clear and bright. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 452 pages Relates the sometimes coordinated, sometimes reckless and jealous efforts of the Southern leaders whose responsibility it was to hold the Confederacy together behind the lines. ID245113 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Chronology of Mansfield, Connecticut 1702-1972, History Workshop of the Mansfield Historical Society
35 History Workshop of the Mansfield Historical Society Chronology of Mansfield, Connecticut 1702-1972
Mansfield Historical Society 1974 1st Edition Softcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Light marking. Fold-out map present and in tact. Spine and leading edge of rear cover lightly sunned. 198 pages Charts the life of Mansfield, Connecticut. ID263000 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Black Almanac, Hornsby, Alton
36 Hornsby, Alton The Black Almanac
New York Barron's Educational Series 1977 0812006844 / 9780812006841 4th Revised Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 358 pages From involuntary servitude [1619-1860] to a return to the mainstream [1973-1976]?. All the important biographical details, institutions, significant events, laws, court decisions, programs and manifestos - affecting The Black American. ID294923 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Tuberculosis Among Certain Indian Tribes of the United States Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 42, Hrdlicka, Ales
37 Hrdlicka, Ales Tuberculosis Among Certain Indian Tribes of the United States Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 42
Washington Government Printing Office 1909 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light scratch to the front board. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to front pastedown, title page and the top edge of several plates. 48 pages + 22 pages of plates. A examination of tuberculosis in five Indian Tribes - Menominee, Oglala Sioux, Quinaielt, Hupa, and Mohave. ID292620 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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An Analysis Of Sources Of Information On The Population Of The Navaho. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 197, Johnston, Dernis Foster
38 Johnston, Dernis Foster An Analysis Of Sources Of Information On The Population Of The Navaho. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 197
Washington U.S. Printing Office 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. AVery Good copy. No dustjacket. Olive cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Black & white tables and maps including a fold-out map. Stamps of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to Title page and front free endpaper. Ink number to upper corner of front pastedown. iii, 220 pages A comparative investigation of two major sources of information on the population of the Navaho, namely the records of the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the enumerations of the Bureau of the Census. ID283567 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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DESTINATION AMERICA, Jones, Maldwyn A.
39 Jones, Maldwyn A. DESTINATION AMERICA
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1976 0297770764 / 9780297770763 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 256 pages The story of the greatest mass migration in history. ID114653 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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40 KEYSSAR, Alexander Out of Work: The first century of unemployment in Massachusetts
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1986 0521297672 / 9780521297677 1st Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. xviii,469pages. ID4324 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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