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61 Rhodes, Richard The Inland Ground. An evocation of the American Middle West
Kansas University Press of Kansas 1991 0700604995 / 9780700604999 reprint Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good Condition, Black & white illustrations. 323 pages ID7717 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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62 Richardson, Heather Cox West from Appomattox The Reconctruction of America After the Civil War
New Haven Yale University Press 2007 0300110529 / 9780300110524 Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. xi, 396 pages A fresh look at Reconstruction that weaves together the voices of Northerners, Southerners and Westerners to develop a national identity after the Civil War. ID251975 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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Before the Revolution. America's Ancient Pasts, Richter, Daniel K.
63 Richter, Daniel K. Before the Revolution. America's Ancient Pasts
Cambridge, Massachusetts Belknap Press 2011 0674055802 / 9780674055803 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. Black & white illustrations & maps. 502 pages Exploring a vast range of original sources, this book spans more than seven centuries and ranges across North America, Europe, and Africa. The author recovers the lives of a stunning array of peoples - Indians, Spaniards, French, Dutch, Africans, English - as they struggled with one another and with their own people for control of land and resources. Gradually, and unpredictably, distinctive patterns of North American culture took shape. ID285695 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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The Spanish Town Papers.  Some sidelights on the American War of Independence., Robertson, E. Arnot
64 Robertson, E. Arnot The Spanish Town Papers. Some sidelights on the American War of Independence.
London Cresset Press 1959 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light rubbing - now protected in a purpose-made plastic cover. Contains b/w photographs by H.E. Turner. 199 pages Nearly a thousand bundles of old sailing-ship documents - log books full of lovely phrases, love-letters written by the crews of fighting ships, a very peculiar note from young Horatio Nelson, along with a still more remarkable Clearance Paper signed by George Washington - these are among the Spanish Town Papers. None has been copies or written about before this book. Each bundle represents a prize captured by the Royal Navy or British privateers from the rebellious colonists in the War of American Independence. ID202585 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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65 Ruether, Rosemary Radford and Keller, Rosemary Skinner WOMEN and RELIGION IN AMERICA Volume 2 The Colonial and Revolutionary Periods
San Francisco Harper & Row 1983 0060668326 / 9780060668327 1st Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. Black & white illustrations. 434pages ID139886 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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66 RUSSELL, Thaddeus OUT OF THE JUNGLE
New York Alfred A Knopf 2001 0375411577 / 9780375411571 1st Edition Hardcover 
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. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 272 pages Jimmy Hoffa and the remaking of the American Working Class ID213687 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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The American Future. A History., Schama, Simon
67 Schama, Simon The American Future. A History.
London The Bodley Head 2008 1847920012 / 9781847920010 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 392 pages In The American Future, historian Simon Schama takes a long look at the multiple crises besetting the United States and traces the deep history of the present crisis. ID286131 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Mardi Gras New Orleans, Schindler, Henri
68 Schindler, Henri Mardi Gras New Orleans
New York Flammarion 1997 2080136151 / 9782080136152 1st US Edition Hardback 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. 192 pages A fascinating album celebrating a unique American festival and cultural institution. ID279718 
Price: 40.00 AUD
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69 Schlesinger, Arthur M. The Birth of the Nation A portrait of the American people on the Eve of Independence
New York Alfred A Knopf 1976 6th Printing Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket - DJ has a tear at front flap fold & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Overall a nice copy. 258 pages ID269177 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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First Ladies: A Biographical Dictionary, Schneider, Dorothy and Schneider, Carl J.
70 Schneider, Dorothy and Schneider, Carl J. First Ladies: A Biographical Dictionary
New York Checkmark Books 2001 0816041962 / 9780816041961 Reprint Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 406 pages Contains biographies and pictures, suggested further reading and a chronology of each first lady, ID279383 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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71 Seele, Hermann THE CYPRESS AND OTHER WRITINGS OF A GERMAN PIONEER IN TEXAS
Austin, Tx University of Texas Press 1979 0292790147 / 9780292790148 Reprint Hardback 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD+ in GOOD+ Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ slightly chipped and marked. Black & white illustrations. 217 pages Translated by Edward C. Breitenkamp ID219726 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Diary of Samuel Sewell 1649-1729.  2 Volumes: Volume 1: 1674-1708, Volume 2: 1709-1729, Sewell, Samuel [Edited by M. Halsey Thomas]
72 Sewell, Samuel [Edited by M. Halsey Thomas] The Diary of Samuel Sewell 1649-1729. 2 Volumes: Volume 1: 1674-1708, Volume 2: 1709-1729
New York Farrar Straus and Giroux 1973 0374139520 / 9780374139520 1st thus Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Two volume set. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Light coloured slipcase is a little marked but solid. xxxvii, 1254 pages Samuel Sewell was a judge and businessman in Massachusetts best known for his involvement in the Salem witch trials He served for many years as the chief justice of the Massachusetts Superior Court of Judicature. ID283323 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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73 Shields, A.Randolph The Cades Cove Story
Gatlinburg, Tennessee Great Smokey Mountains Association 1981 0937207071 / 9780937207079 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Octavo Size. Very Good Condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Map. 116 pages ID234900 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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A Texas Cowboy or Fifteen Years on the Hurricane Deck of a Spanish Pony., SIRINGO,Chas. A.
74 SIRINGO,Chas. A. A Texas Cowboy or Fifteen Years on the Hurricane Deck of a Spanish Pony.
New York Time-Life Books 0809435683 / 9780809435685 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine condition, leather binding, gilt edges, ribbon book marker and marbled endpapers. fascsimile reprint of 1885 edition. 316 pages Classics of the Old West Series. ID2509 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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75 Smith, Dennis Report From Ground Zero. The Story of the Rescue Efforts At the World Trade Center
Ringwood Viking 2002 0670040622 / 9780670040629 Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 366pages ID179338 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Report From Ground Zero. The Story of the Rescue Efforts At the World Trade Center, Smith, Dennis
76 Smith, Dennis Report From Ground Zero. The Story of the Rescue Efforts At the World Trade Center
New York Viking 2002 067003116X / 9780670031160 1st Edition Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 366pages ID232995 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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What This Awl Means: Feminist Archaeology at a Wahpeton Dakota Village [Inscribed and Signed by Author], Spector, Janet D.
77 Spector, Janet D. What This Awl Means: Feminist Archaeology at a Wahpeton Dakota Village [Inscribed and Signed by Author]
Minnesota Minnesota Historical Press 1993 0873512782 / 9780873512787 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs and drawings. Previous owner's details to half-title page. Inscribed & signed by the author. viii, 161 pages This pioneering work focuses on excavations and discoveries at Little Rapids, a 19th-century Eastern Dakota planting village near present-day Minneapolis. ID248114 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Babbitts and Bohemians The American 1920s, Stevenson, Elizabeth
78 Stevenson, Elizabeth Babbitts and Bohemians The American 1920s
New York The Macmillan Company 1967 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. Dustjacket is price-clipped. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Dust jacket design by Herb Lubalin. 300 pages A fresh and informed account of the 1920s. ID297082 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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The Way of the World.  A Story of Truth and Hope in an Age of Extremism, Suskind, Ron
79 Suskind, Ron The Way of the World. A Story of Truth and Hope in an Age of Extremism
London Simon & Schuster 2008 1847371175 / 9781847371171 1st UK 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. 415 pages ID297215 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Hard Times An Oral History of the Great Depression, Terkel, Studs
80 Terkel, Studs Hard Times An Oral History of the Great Depression
London Allen Lane The Penguin Press 1970 0713901829 / 9780713901825 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 462 pages ID294299 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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