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Image for Pioneer America (The History of Human Society)

Pioneer America (The History of Human Society)

By: Alden, John R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson of London: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID277447


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. View more info

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The American Work Ethic and The Changing Work Force An Historical Perspective (Contributions in Labor Studies Number 52)

By: Applebaum, Herbert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Westport, CT, Greenwood Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID301679


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine Condition. As new. 228 pages From colonial times to the twentieth century. View more info

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An American Experience

By: Ashbolt, Allan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Paul S. Eriksson: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID196235


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 View more info

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The Wind Won't Know Me. A History of the Navajo-Hopi Land Dispute

By: Benedek, Emily

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Vintage Books: 1993

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID281244


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. View more info

Image for My Country The Remarkable Past and The Wild Country More Tales From The Remarkable past Two Volumes in Slipcase

My Country The Remarkable Past and The Wild Country More Tales From The Remarkable past Two Volumes in Slipcase

By: Berton, Pierre

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toronto, McCelland and Stewart Ltd: 1977

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: ID270918


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. View more info

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The Kensington Rune Stone. New Light on an Old Riddle.

By: Blegen, Theodore

Price: $18.00

Publisher: St Paul, MI, Minnesota Historical Society: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition (Presumed)

Seller ID: ID299101


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Spine lightly sun-faded.Dustjacket is price-clipped. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 212 pages This book by an eminent historian dispassionately examines the circumstances surrounding the stone's discovery and the early history of the controversy in an attempt to untangle some of the snarles and clarify some of the ... View more info

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Manchester on the Merrimack

By: Blood, Grace Holbrook

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Manchester, New Hampshire, manchester Historical Association: 1975

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID235520


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. View more info

Image for Native Villages and Village Sites East of the Mississippi (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 69)

Native Villages and Village Sites East of the Mississippi (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 69)

By: Bushnell Jr., David I.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID294564


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 View more info

Image for The Good Old Days: A History of American Morals and Manners as Seen Through the Sears Roebuck Catalogs

The Good Old Days: A History of American Morals and Manners as Seen Through the Sears Roebuck Catalogs

By: Cohn, David L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Arno Press: 1976

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: ID11327


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. View more info

Image for Passage to America. A History of Emigrants from Great Britain and Ireland to America in the Mid-nineteenth Century.

Passage to America. A History of Emigrants from Great Britain and Ireland to America in the Mid-nineteenth Century.

By: Coleman, T.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID488


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 View more info

Image for "Uncle Dick Wootton". The Pioneer Frontiersman of the Rocky Mountain Region

"Uncle Dick Wootton". The Pioneer Frontiersman of the Rocky Mountain Region

By: Conard, Howard Louis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Time-Life Books: 1980[1890]

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID266124


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. View more info

Image for Poor Richard's Politicks Benjamin Franklin and His New American Order

Poor Richard's Politicks Benjamin Franklin and His New American Order

By: Conner, Paul W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID259613


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to spine. xiv, 285 pages An examination of the political and social thoughts of Benjamin Franklin. View more info

Image for River Dreams.  Tales of a Lumbee Warrior

River Dreams. Tales of a Lumbee Warrior

By: Cummings, Delano

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Maine, Signal Tree Publications: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID285348


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine Condition. As new. Black & white illustrations. 146 pages View more info

Image for Native Americans

Native Americans

By: Curtis, Edward S

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Taschen: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID291482


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. View more info

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John Paul Jones

By: De La Croix, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller Ltd.: 1962

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID278295


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 View more info

Image for 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

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

By: Dimsdale, Thos

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Time-Life Books: 1980

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID184342


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. View more info

Image for American Vistas 1877 to the present

American Vistas 1877 to the present

By: Dinnerstein, Leonard and Jackson,Kenneth (Editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1987

Edition: 5th Edition

Seller ID: ID6956


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. 354pages View more info

Image for The Native Brotherhoods: Modern Intertribal Organizations on the Northwest Coast (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 168)

The Native Brotherhoods: Modern Intertribal Organizations on the Northwest Coast (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 168)

By: Drucker, Philip

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID294563


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. View more info

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Super Casino Inside the New Las Vegas

By: Earley, Pete

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 2000

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: ID202240


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 View more info

Image for Viking America The Norse Crossings and their Legacy

Viking America The Norse Crossings and their Legacy

By: Enterline, James Robert

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, New English Library: 1973

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID100000


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 View more info