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After The Wall.  Germany, The Germans and the Burdens of History, Fisher, Marc
41 Fisher, Marc After The Wall. Germany, The Germans and the Burdens of History
New York Simon & Schuster 1995 0684802910 / 9780684802916 1st US Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 350 pages The re-united Germany that emerged from the fall of the wall in 1989 is neither a power to be feared nor a rich, stable democracy. Blending essay and reportage and drawing on countless interviews with people from all sides, the author tells stories that reveal a seething and chaotic nation handicapped by its past and struggling to define its role at home and abroad. ID292715 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Hitler. The Path To Power, Flood, Charles Bracelen
42 Flood, Charles Bracelen Hitler. The Path To Power
London Hamish Hamilton 1989 0241128633 / 9780241128633 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. Previous owner's neat stamp to front pastedown & title page - unobtrusive. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 686 pages ID156480 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Legacy of the French Revolutionary Wars.  The Nation-in-Arms in French Republican Memory, Forrest, Alan
43 Forrest, Alan The Legacy of the French Revolutionary Wars. The Nation-in-Arms in French Republican Memory
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2009 0521810620 / 9780521810623 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. 276 pages A major contribution to the study of collective identity and memory in France, this book examines a French republican myth -[the belief that the nation can be adequately defended only by its own citizens, in the manner of the French revolutionaries of 1793. ID280990 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Inside Italy, Franzero, C. M.
44 Franzero, C. M. Inside Italy
London Hodder & Stoughton 1941 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - now protected in a purpose-made, archival plastic sleeve. Mild wear to DJ edges and corners with one chip from top of DJ spine. Previous owner's details to front free end paper [in pencil] 159 pages An expatriate Italian looks at Mussolini's Italy from 1939 until the outbreak of war. ID248534 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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Love and Louis XIV.  The women in the life of the Sun King, Fraser, Antonia
45 Fraser, Antonia Love and Louis XIV. The women in the life of the Sun King
London Weidenfeld & Nicolson 2006 0297829971 / 9780297829973 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Colour plates. 388 pages ID266765 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Inside the Seraglio. Private Lives of the Sultans in Istanbul, Freely, John
46 Freely, John Inside the Seraglio. Private Lives of the Sultans in Istanbul
London Viking 1999 0670878391 / 9780670878390 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. Colour and black & white illustrations. 361 pages Looks behind the doors of Topkapi Sarayi [The House of Felicity] and later Ottoman Palaces at the Imperial Harems and the lives of the inhabitants. ID252063 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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Inventions of the Middle Ages, Frugoni, Chiara
47 Frugoni, Chiara Inventions of the Middle Ages
London The Folio Society 2012 5th Printing Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Fine condition in Near Fine slipcase. An excellent copy. Illustrated with colour and black & white plates. xii, 186 pages Translated by William McCuaig. Introduction by Adam Hart-Davis ID242180 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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A Concise History of Germany, Fulbrook, Mary
48 Fulbrook, Mary A Concise History of Germany
Cambridge Cambridge University Press 1993 0521368367 / 9780521368360 Reprint Paperback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 265pages Updated edition. ID148952 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Versailles, Furst, Viktor and d'Arcy, Louis
49 Furst, Viktor and d'Arcy, Louis Versailles
London Editions Polimages/Phoenix House 1950 1st Edition Hardback 
Oblong Quarto Size. Very good condition in fair dustjacket - now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. The dustjacket is chipped with some creasing to lower edge. Wonderful full page black and white photographs. Text in English and French. 159 pages A combination of words and photographs designed to evoke the spirit of this unique and gigantic creation. ID287498 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Anglo-European History 1492-1660, Gardiner, Kathleen M.
50 Gardiner, Kathleen M. Anglo-European History 1492-1660
London Methuen & Co 1924 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Some light foxing to pages and page edges throughout. Three [3] fold-out maps. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 244 pages ID293923 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Statue in Search of a Pedestal: A Biography of the Marquis de Lafayette, Gerson, Noel B.
51 Gerson, Noel B. Statue in Search of a Pedestal: A Biography of the Marquis de Lafayette
New York Dodd, Mead & Company 1976 0396073417 / 9780396073413 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 244 pages. A biography of the famous French aristocrat who devoted his life to the cause of democratic government in both France and America. ID290953 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Life in a Medieval City, Gies, Joseph and Gies, Frances
52 Gies, Joseph and Gies, Frances Life in a Medieval City
London Arthur Barker 1969 0213763796 / 9780213763794 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. Black & white illustrations. 274 pages ID286029 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Day the War Ended: VE-Day 1945 In Europe and Around the World, Gilbert, Martin
53 Gilbert, Martin The Day the War Ended: VE-Day 1945 In Europe and Around the World
London Harpercollins [Harper Collins Publisher] 1995 0002555972 / 9780002555975 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Page edges a little tanned. 473pages. ID296204 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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54 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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Stalin Man of History, Grey, Ian
55 Grey, Ian Stalin Man of History
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc 1979 0385143338 / 9780385143332 1st US Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light rubbing & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & White maps. Minor mark to top corner of front free endpaper. Remainder spray to base. Previous owner's neat stamp to title page. 547 pages This comprehensive biography portrays Stalin as a complex and paradoxical figure. ID157557 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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The Second Empire, Guedalla, Philip
56 Guedalla, Philip The Second Empire
London Hodder & Stoughton 1946 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Leather bound in school prize binding with gilt crest to face and gilt title to spine. Marbled edges and endpapers. Some very slight rubbing to spine edges but still a very handsome copy. Presentation plate to front pastedown. Black and white frontispiece. Part of Hodder's Uniform Editions of Guedalla's Works. 362 pages A history of France's Second Empire - Bonapartism, the Prince, the President, the Emperor ID287842 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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Soviet Imperialism. Its Origins and Tactics. A Symposium, Gurian, Waldemar; Timasheff, N.S.; Pap, Michael;  Pipes, Richard.;Weintraub, W.; Nai-jui, Ling; Barghoorn, F.  (Waldemar Gurian Editor)
57 Gurian, Waldemar; Timasheff, N.S.; Pap, Michael; Pipes, Richard.;Weintraub, W.; Nai-jui, Ling; Barghoorn, F. (Waldemar Gurian Editor) Soviet Imperialism. Its Origins and Tactics. A Symposium
Westport, CT Greenwood Press 1975 0837179939 / 9780837179933 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. vii, 166 pages These symposium papers were originally published in 1953 as part of the International Studies of the Committee on International Relations , University of Notre Dame. ID280942 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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The Ailing Empire. Germany from Bismarck to Hitler., Haffner, Sebastian
58 Haffner, Sebastian The Ailing Empire. Germany from Bismarck to Hitler.
New York Fromm 1989 0880641363 / 9780880641364 1st US Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 264 pages ID204958 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The Meaning of Hitler, Haffner, Sebastian
59 Haffner, Sebastian The Meaning of Hitler
London The Folio Society 2011 1st thus Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine condition in Near Fine slipcase. Excellent condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Translated by Ewald Osers. Introduced by Mark Roseman. xv, 160 pages First published in 1979. ID295674 
Price: 22.00 AUD
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Queen of Hearts. Marguerite of Valois ('La Reine Margot') 1553-1615, Haldane, Charlotte
60 Haldane, Charlotte Queen of Hearts. Marguerite of Valois ('La Reine Margot') 1553-1615
London Constable 1968 0094507708 / 9780094507708 2nd Impression 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. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 307 pages The thrilling story of the 16th century French queen. ID240644 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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