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HISTORY IRELAND VOLUME 14 NO. 3 (MAY/JUNE 2006)

By: N/A

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Bray Ireland, History Publications Ltd: 2006

Seller ID: 04043

Condition: Very Good in stapled wraps


Magazine of Irish history including articles by John Gibney, Michael Griffin, David Murphy, Jim Blaney and Laurence Geary. View more info

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IRELAND OF THE WELCOMES: VOL. 25, NO. 2 (MARCH-APRIL 1976)

By: N/A

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Dublin, Bond Failte-Irish Tourist Board: 1976

Seller ID: 04046

Condition: Very Good in stapled wraps; previous owner’s name inked on cover and next leaf.


Includes articles by Eilis Brady (an excerpt of her famous /All In! All In!/), Maxwell Sweeney, George Dawson, John Skehan, Elijah Jacobs, Ida Grehan, and Bernard Share. View more info

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THE KEYS OF EGYPT: THE OBSESSION TO DECIPHER EGYPTIAN HIEROGLYPHS

By: Adkins, Lesley and Roy

Price: $4.99

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04391

ISBN: 0060194391

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket


The true story of the twenty-year effort of French linguist Jean-Francois Champollion to decipher Egyptian hieroglyphics. View more info

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POST CARD ART OF SAN FRANCISCO CIRCA 1910

By: Aldrich, Lanny; editor

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Palo Alto CA / New York, Hidden House / Flash Books: [1976]

Seller ID: 03763

Condition: Very Good in wrappers; just a bit worn, some slight soiling; previous owner's inscription on title page but otherwise unmarked


Beautifully colored, these postcards contain charming views of the San Francisco of a century ago View more info

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1968: MARCHING IN THE STREETS

By: Ali, Tariq and Watkins, Susan

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Free Press: [1998]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02578

ISBN: 0684853604

Condition: About Near Fine in rubbed and edgeworn dust jacket


A month-by-month look at the Revolution of 1968 with text and photos by the ubiquitous Tariq Ali View more info

THE FALL OF BAGHDAD

By: Anderson, Jon Lee

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Press HC, The: 2004

Edition: Advance Uncorrected Bound Manuscript

Seller ID: 90185

ISBN: 1-59420-034-3

Condition: About Near Fine in wrappers; slight wear to corners


Perhaps the best written of the books on the American invasion. View more info

THE LONG DEATH: THE LAST DAYS OF THE PLAINS INDIANS

By: Andrist, Ralph K.

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01550

Condition: VG/none, corners bumped, top and bottom of spine worn, previous owner's seal on first and last free endpapers, top edge lightly spotted


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THE TIGER'S MILK: WOMEN OF NICARAGUA

By: Angel, Adriana and Macintosh, Fiona

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Seaver Books: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 00736

ISBN: 0805006389

Condition: Very Good in dust jacket, top edge dirty, erased pencil markings on front pastedown, price-clipped dust jacket has edgewear and some curling


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CITIES THEN & NOW

By: Antoniou, Jim

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Edison NJ, Chartwell Books: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 02148

ISBN: 078581115X

Condition: Near Fine/none, slight wrinkling to endpapers; spiral bound with vinyl boards issued without dust jacket


New York, London, Paris, Rome, Jerusalem and thirteen other cities brought to life in vivid see-through reconstructions; I love these mylar overlays! View more info

THE DISCOVERY OF KING ARTHUR

By: Ashe, Geoffrey in association with Debrett's Peerage

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Garden City NY, Anchor/Doubleday: 1985

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 01675

ISBN: 0385190328

Condition: NF/NF, slightest bumping of corners, wrinkle on back flap of dust jacket with 3/4" closed tear on top of back panel


An investigation of the facts behind the Arthurian legends View more info

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SACCO AND VANZETTI: THE ANARCHIST BACKGROUND

By: Avrich, Paul

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Princeton NJ, Princeton University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02718

ISBN: 0-691-04789-8

Condition: Near Fine in dust jacket; brown spots on bottom of text edge; slight edge and corner wear; fold on front dust jacket flap


Avrich concentrates on the anarchist backrground of Sacco and Venzetti; nicely done View more info

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COLLABORATION AND RESISTANCE : IMAGES OF LIFE IN VICHY FRANCE 1940-1944

By: Azema, Jean-Pierre

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams: [2000]

Seller ID: 02804

ISBN: 0-8109-4123-6

Condition: Fine in dust jacket; shrinkwrapped


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THE RIGHT TO STAY HOME: HOW US POLICY DRIVES MEXICAN MIGRATION

By: Bacon, David

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, Beacon Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 04363

ISBN: 0807001619

Condition: Very Good in dust jacket; stain on bottom edge (coffee?); previous owner name on first free endpaper.


A look at how US economic policies and trade policies drive migration to the United States; signed and inscribed by the author on the title page, To C____, In Solidarity; includes index; 309 pages. View more info

AND A VOICE TO SING WITH

By: Baez, Joan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Summit Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00128

ISBN: 0671400622

Condition: NF/NF, remainder marks fore and bottom edges, chipping of dust jacket at back flap hinge


Autobiography of the folk singer View more info

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THE JESUS PAPERS: EXPOSING THE GREATEST COVER-UP IN HISTORY

By: Baigent, Michael

Price: $8.00

Publisher: San Francisco, HarperSanFrancisco: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02956

ISBN: 0-06-082713-0

Condition: About Near Fine in a dust jacket with a small closed tear to top front


The co-author of Holy Blood, Holy Grail has another go; I find these (and others’) musings endlessly fascinating; what an imagination we humans have! View more info

MOUNTAIN BLOOD

By: Baker, Will

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Athens GA, University of Georgia Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01181

ISBN: 0820308196

Condition: NF/NF, spot on cloth spine, slight rubbing to dust jacket of which the spine is sun-faded


Winner of the Associated Writing Programs Award for Creative Nonfiction View more info

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MIKHAIL BAKUNIN: FROM OUT OF THE DUSTBIN, BAKUNIN'S BASIC WRITINGS 1869-1871

By: Bakunin, Mikhail

Price: $27.99

Publisher: Ann Arbor MI, Ardis Publishers: [1985]

Seller ID: 03892

Condition: Better than Good in edgeworn dust jacket; water stain on top and associated ripple to tops of all pages; text complete and unmarked


Translated and edited by Robert M. Cutler; includes notes, bibliography and index View more info

SLAVES IN THE FAMILY

By: Ball, Edward

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01922

ISBN: 0374265828

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


Bravo to Mr. Ball for his honest examination of slaves in his family! View more info

INTO THE WILDERNESS DREAM: EXPLORATION NARRATIVES OF THE AMERICAN WEST, 1500-1805

By: Barclay, Donald A.; Maguire, James H. and Wild, Peter; eds.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City UT, University of Utah: 1994

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 00842

ISBN: 0874804434

Condition: F/none, no dust jacket as issued


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INTO THE WILDERNESS DREAM: EXPLORATION NARRATIVES OF THE AMERICAN WEST, 1500-1805

By: Barclay, Donald A.; Maguire, James H. and Wild, Peter; eds.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City UT, University of Utah: 1994

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 00899

ISBN: 0874804434

Condition: F/none, no dust jacket as issued


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GUILTY WOMEN

By: Baxter, Richard

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Quality Press Ltd.: [1941]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02609

Condition: Almost Very Good in sun-faded, stained and chipped yellow dust jacket, several small closed tears at folds, barcode sticker on rear of dust jacket; heavily foxed with slightly cocked spine


Publisher marketing: `Astonishing revelations are made in this arresting book concerning the Mysterious Elsa, Countess Clano, Comtesse Helene des Poetes, Frau von Ribbentrop and the Nazi woman agent who is the close friend of Leopold, King of the Belgians, together with the stories of other women who have helped to wreck the independence of nations.' Nice early WWII screed. View more info

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WITNESS TO THE REVOLUTION: RADICALS, RESISTERS, VETS, HIPPIES, AND THE YEAR AMERICA LOST ITS MIND AND FOUND ITS SOUL

By: Bingham, Clara

Price: $24.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2016

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 04313

ISBN: 0812993187

Condition: Fine in dust jacket


Woven together from individual interviews it brings the biases of its subjects; signed and dated by the author on the title page. View more info

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"OUR CROWD": THE GREAT JEWISH FAMILIES OF NEW YORK (MODERN JEWISH HISTORY)

By: Birmingham, Stephen

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Syracuse NY, Syracuse University Press: [1996]

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 03735

ISBN: 0815604114

Condition: Very Good in wrappers; a few bends and wrinkles


Many great names included here: Guggenheim, Lehman, Straus, Goldman, Sachs, Rothschild, et al View more info

THE DAY LINCOLN WAS SHOT

By: Bishop, Jim

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 00114

Condition: VG/VG, bumping of corners, sticker on fep, previous owner's intials opposite title page, endpapers illustrated, six B&W plates, dust jacket is foxed with chipping at spine and 1 inch closed tear, "Harper Blue Ribbon Book" sticker on dj


A history of this day View more info

ALTERNATIVE IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

By: Black, Eugene R.

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger: 1969

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 01242

Condition: NF/NF-. slight bumping of top of spine, edgewear on dust jacket


Foreword by Lyndon B. Johnson View more info

THE MESSIAH AND THE MANDARINS: MAO TSETUNG AND THE IRONIES OF POWER

By: Bloodworth, Dennis

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01666

ISBN: 0689112971

Condition: NF/VG, slight edgewear to dust jacket including a 1/4 inch closed tear


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CUBA IN REVOLUTION

By: Bonachea, Rolando E., Comp.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Garden City NY, Anchor / Doubleday: [1972]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02750

ISBN: 0-385-09124-9

Condition: About Very Good in wrappers; some spotting and creasing on wraps; previous owner’s name on half title page


A collection of essays on the Cuban revolution including contributions by Richard Fagen of Stanford, Luis Aguilar of Georgetown and the poet Herberto Padilla View more info

CONQUEST OF VIOLENCE: THE GANDHIAN PHILOSOPHY OF CONFLICT

By: Bondurant, Joan V.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Berkeley CA, University of California Press: [1965]

Edition: Revised Editon; Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 03455

ISBN: 0-520-00145-1

Condition: Very Good in worn wrappers; inked note on half-title page


Contents: Satyagraha: Its Basic Precepts; Satyagraha as Applied Socio-Political Action; Hindu Tradition and Satyagraha; Conservative or Anarchist: A Note on Gandhi and Political Philosophy; and the Gandhian Dialectic and Political Theory View more info

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CLASSES IN MODERN SOCIETY

By: Bottomore, T.B.

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, Pantheon / Random House: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 04468

Condition: Very Good in chipped and clipped dust jacket; some slight marginalia; damage to front panel of dj; one inch closed tear on rear panel.


An attempted update of Marx's theory of class struggle; includes a selected bibliography and index in its 122 pages. View more info

THE BURNING OF BRIDGET CLEARY

By: Bourke, Angela

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2000

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 01825

ISBN: 067089270X

Condition: F/F


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