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THE PRESIDENCY OF ANDREW JACKSON

By: Remini, Robert (Editor)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID222725


Octavo Size. Overall Good Condition. Cover lightly rubbed at corners. 468 pages View more info

Image for The Inland Ground. An evocation of the American Middle West

The Inland Ground. An evocation of the American Middle West

By: Rhodes, Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kansas, University Press of Kansas: 1991

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: ID7717

ISBN: 0700604995


Octavo Size. Very Good Condition, Black & white illustrations by Bill Greer. 323 pages View more info

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The Spanish Town Papers. Some sidelights on the American War of Independence.

By: Robertson, E. Arnot

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Cresset Press: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID202585


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 priz... View more info

Image for American Hunter.  How Legendary Hunters Shaped America

American Hunter. How Legendary Hunters Shaped America

By: Robertson, Willie & Doyle, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Howard Books: 2015

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: ID308891

ISBN: 1501111337


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Black & white illustrations. Remainder 'dot' to top edge. 264 pages View more info

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WOMEN and RELIGION IN AMERICA Volume 2 The Colonial and Revolutionary Periods

By: Ruether, Rosemary Radford and Keller, Rosemary Skinner

Price: $18.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Harper & Row: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID139886

ISBN: 0060668326


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 View more info

Image for Island in a Storm. A Rising Sea, A Vanishing Coast, and a Nineteenth-Century Disaster that Warns of a Warmer World

Island in a Storm. A Rising Sea, A Vanishing Coast, and a Nineteenth-Century Disaster that Warns of a Warmer World

By: Sallenger, Abby

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Public Affairs: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID303440

ISBN: 1586485156


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Fine condition in a Near Fine Dustjacket - DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy in 'as new' condition. Some black and white illustrations. 284 pages The story of the savage 1856 hurricane that destroyed the Isle Derniere on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico. View more info

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The American Future. A History.

By: Schama, Simon

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 2008

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID286131

ISBN: 1847920012


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. View more info

Image for The Birth of the Nation A portrait of the American people on the Eve of Independence

The Birth of the Nation A portrait of the American people on the Eve of Independence

By: Schlesinger, Arthur M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A Knopf: 1976

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: ID269177


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 View more info

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First Ladies: A Biographical Dictionary

By: Schneider, Dorothy and Schneider, Carl J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Checkmark Books: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID279383

ISBN: 0816041962


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, View more info

Image for From West to East. California and the Maknig of the American Mind

From West to East. California and the Maknig of the American Mind

By: Schwartz, Stephen

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, The Free Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID308883

ISBN: 0684831341


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 566 pages View more info

Image for The Cypress and Other Writings of a German Pioneer in Texas

The Cypress and Other Writings of a German Pioneer in Texas

By: Seele, Hermann

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Austin, Tx, University of Texas Press: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID219726

ISBN: 0292790147


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Light wearBlack & white illustrations. to dustjacket edges and corners and DJ spine a little faded. Translated by Edward C. Breitenkamp. 217 pages Seele arrived in New Braunfels in 1845 and his writings shows the evolution of German immigrants from struggling colonists to propserous citizens. View more info

Image for The Diary of Samuel Sewell 1649-1729.  2 Volumes: Volume 1: 1674-1708, Volume 2: 1709-1729

The Diary of Samuel Sewell 1649-1729. 2 Volumes: Volume 1: 1674-1708, Volume 2: 1709-1729

By: Sewell, Samuel [Edited by M. Halsey Thomas]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar Straus and Giroux: 1973

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID283323

ISBN: 0374139520


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. View more info

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The Cades Cove Story

By: Shields, A.Randolph

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gatlinburg, Tennessee, Great Smokey Mountains Association: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID234900

ISBN: 0937207071


Octavo Size. Very Good Condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Map. 116 pages View more info

Image for A Texas Cowboy or Fifteen Years on the Hurricane Deck of a Spanish Pony.

A Texas Cowboy or Fifteen Years on the Hurricane Deck of a Spanish Pony.

By: SIRINGO,Chas. A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Time-Life Books:

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: ID2509

ISBN: 0809435683


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. View more info

Image for Report From Ground Zero. The Story of the Rescue Efforts At the World Trade Center

Report From Ground Zero. The Story of the Rescue Efforts At the World Trade Center

By: Smith, Dennis

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID232995

ISBN: 067003116X


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 View more info

Image for What This Awl Means: Feminist Archaeology at a Wahpeton Dakota Village [Inscribed and Signed by Author]

What This Awl Means: Feminist Archaeology at a Wahpeton Dakota Village [Inscribed and Signed by Author]

By: Spector, Janet D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Minnesota, Minnesota Historical Press: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID248114

ISBN: 0873512782


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. View more info

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Babbitts and Bohemians The American 1920s

By: Stevenson, Elizabeth

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297082


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. View more info

Image for The Way of the World.  A Story of Truth and Hope in an Age of Extremism

The Way of the World. A Story of Truth and Hope in an Age of Extremism

By: Suskind, Ron

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 2008

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID297215

ISBN: 1847371175


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 View more info

Image for Hard Times An Oral History of the Great Depression

Hard Times An Oral History of the Great Depression

By: Terkel, Studs

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Allen Lane The Penguin Press: 1970

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Seller ID: ID294299

ISBN: 0713901829


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 View more info

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Corps of Discovery [Inscribed by Author]

By: Thomas, James E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Diego, Black Forest Press: 2002

Seller ID: ID253704

ISBN: 1582751013


Octavo Size. A Very Good copy. Inscribed by the author on title page. 550 pages The story of Lewis and Clark is truly captivating and much more exciting than when learned at school [USA]. They are America's first national heroes. View more info