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Pioneer America (The History of Human Society), Alden, John R.
1 Alden, John R. Pioneer America (The History of Human Society)
London Hutchinson of London 1966 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good [Price-Clipped] Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White plates and maps. DJ has creased inside front flap. Numbers neatly inked to upper corner of front free endpaper. xxix, 309 pages, Index x The epic story of American society from pre-colonial times to the end of the Civil War. ID277447 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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In The Common Cause.  American Response to the Coercive Acts of 1774, Ammerman, David
2 Ammerman, David In The Common Cause. American Response to the Coercive Acts of 1774
New York W.W. Norton & Company 1975 0393007871 / 9780393007879 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 170 pages The Coercive Acts were passed in 1774. The author focuses on the First Continental Congress, which represented the first step in building the revolutionary movement - though few at the time expected that supporting the Congress would eventually force them to take up arms. ID293376 
Price: 35.00 AUD
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An American Experience, Ashbolt, Allan
3 Ashbolt, Allan An American Experience
New York Paul S. Eriksson 1967 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ spine sunned & now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 304 pages A journalist-critic examines the national climate of racial intolerance, violence, corruption, crime, conspicuous consumption ID196235 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Wind Won't Know Me. A History of the Navajo-Hopi Land Dispute, Benedek, Emily
4 Benedek, Emily The Wind Won't Know Me. A History of the Navajo-Hopi Land Dispute
New York Vintage Books 1993 0679743863 / 9780679743866 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 13 x 20cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xii, 439 pages Recounts the tortuous progress of the Navajo-Hopi land dispute and portrays the lives it has consumed with a new Introduction by the author. ID281244 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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My Country The Remarkable Past and The Wild Country More Tales From The Remarkable past Two Volumes in Slipcase, Berton, Pierre
5 Berton, Pierre My Country The Remarkable Past and The Wild Country More Tales From The Remarkable past Two Volumes in Slipcase
Toronto McCelland and Stewart Ltd 1977 0771013930 / 9780771013935 3rd Printing Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Slipcase. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. 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. 320 & 250 pages Historical, social or geographical significant stories about Canada's past by famous Canadian journalist and author, Pierre Berton. ID270918 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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Manchester on the Merrimack, Blood, Grace Holbrook
6 Blood, Grace Holbrook Manchester on the Merrimack
Manchester, New Hampshire manchester Historical Association 1975 Revised Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 353+ PAGES A local history of Manchester, New Hampshire. First published in 1948. ID235520 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Native Villages and Village Sites East of the Mississippi (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 69), Bushnell Jr., David I.
7 Bushnell Jr., David I. Native Villages and Village Sites East of the Mississippi (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 69)
Washington Government Printing Office 1919 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Plates and Drawings. Lovely full colour frontispiece of a section of the La Harpe Manuscript Map, circa 1720. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to font pastedown and title page. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are clear and distinct. 111 pages + plates ID294564 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Good Old Days: A History of American Morals and Manners as Seen Through the Sears Roebuck Catalogs, Cohn, David L.
8 Cohn, David L. The Good Old Days: A History of American Morals and Manners as Seen Through the Sears Roebuck Catalogs
New York Arno Press 1976 0405076800 / 9780405076800 reprint Hardcover 
Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear to dustjacket edges and corners. Interior starting to tan with age. Black & white illustrations. 597pages. ID11327 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Passage to America. A History of Emigrants from Great Britain and Ireland to America in the Mid-nineteenth Century., Coleman, T.
9 Coleman, T. Passage to America. A History of Emigrants from Great Britain and Ireland to America in the Mid-nineteenth Century.
London Hutchinson & Co 1972 0091104009 / 9780091104009 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. Illustrated with Black and White plates. 304 pages+index ID488 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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"Uncle Dick Wootton". The Pioneer Frontiersman of the Rocky Mountain Region, Conard, Howard Louis
10 Conard, Howard Louis "Uncle Dick Wootton". The Pioneer Frontiersman of the Rocky Mountain Region
Time-Life Books 1980[1890] Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine condition. Leather binding with gilt titles, marbled endpapers and gilt to edges. Black & white illustrations. 472 pages An account of the adventures and thrilling experiences of a noted American hunter, trapper, guide, scout, and Indian fighter. ID266124 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Poor Richard's Politicks Benjamin Franklin and His New American Order, Conner, Paul W.
11 Conner, Paul W. Poor Richard's Politicks Benjamin Franklin and His New American Order
London Oxford University Press 1969 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to spine. xiv, 285 pages An examination of the political and social thoughts of Benjamin Franklin. ID259613 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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River Dreams.  Tales of a Lumbee Warrior, Cummings, Delano
12 Cummings, Delano River Dreams. Tales of a Lumbee Warrior
Maine Signal Tree Publications 2001 0965185842 / 9780965185844 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine Condition. As new. Black & white illustrations. 146 pages ID285348 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Native Americans, Curtis, Edward S
13 Curtis, Edward S Native Americans
London Taschen 2001 3822813532 / 9783822813539 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 190 pages A lovely photographic history book of the Native Americans. ID291482 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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John Paul Jones, De La Croix, Robert
14 De La Croix, Robert John Paul Jones
London Frederick Muller Ltd. 1962 1st UK Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some light soiling & is now protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Some mild tape marks to endpapers. 222 pages Translated from the French by Edward Fitzgerald ID278295 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Vigilantes of Montana or Popular Justice in the Rocky Mountains. Being a Correct and Impartial Narrative of the Chase, Trial, Capture and Execution of Henry Plummer's Band, Dimsdale, Thos
15 Dimsdale, Thos The Vigilantes of Montana or Popular Justice in the Rocky Mountains. Being a Correct and Impartial Narrative of the Chase, Trial, Capture and Execution of Henry Plummer's Band
New York Time-Life Books 1980 0809440237 / 9780809440238 Facsimile Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition, Leather binding, gilt edges, ribbon book marker and marbled endpapers. Fascsimile reprint of 1866 edition 228pages. Classics of the Old West series. ID184342 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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American Vistas 1877 to the present, Dinnerstein, Leonard and Jackson,Kenneth (Editors)
16 Dinnerstein, Leonard and Jackson,Kenneth (Editors) American Vistas 1877 to the present
New York Oxford University Press 1987 0195041372 / 9780195041378 5th Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 354pages ID6956 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Native Brotherhoods: Modern Intertribal Organizations on the Northwest Coast (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 168), Drucker, Philip
17 Drucker, Philip The Native Brotherhoods: Modern Intertribal Organizations on the Northwest Coast (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 168)
Washington Government Printing Office 1958 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to front free endpaper and number inked to top. 193 pages A look at the Native Brotherhoods in Alaska and British Columbia. ID294563 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Super Casino Inside the New Las Vegas, Earley, Pete
18 Earley, Pete Super Casino Inside the New Las Vegas
New York Bantam Books 2000 0553095021 / 9780553095029 Reprint Edition Hardcover 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 386 pages ID202240 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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The Immortal Irishman. The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero, Egan, Timothy
19 Egan, Timothy The Immortal Irishman. The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero
Boston Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016 0544272889 / 9780544272880 1st US Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. 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. 368 pages ID294837 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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George Washington His Excellency, Ellis, Joseph J.
20 Ellis, Joseph J. George Washington His Excellency
London The Folio Society 2008 1st thus Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Near Fine Slipcase. Excellent copy. Illustrated with colour plates. 322 pages ID293400 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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