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Image for <b>Reagan and Gorbachev: How the Cold War Ended  </b><br>[US Soviet Summit]

Reagan and Gorbachev: How the Cold War Ended
[US Soviet Summit]

By: Matlock, Jack

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Random House,: 2004.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008622


“A superb analysis of the achievements and problems of the Soviet system and a fascinating account of the people and events that brought its collapse . . .–HERBERT J. ELLISON, professor of Russian history, No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 363 pages with index. Chapter notes, bibliography. View more info

Image for <b>Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956  </b>

Iron Curtain: The Crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956

By: Applebaum, Anne

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2012

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009971


One of the most compelling but also serious works on Europe's past to appear in recent memory.In her relentless quest for understanding, Applebaum shines light into forgotten worlds of human hope, suffering and dignity...Washington Post. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light handling wear. The book is unread. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 566 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliograph... View more info

Image for <B>The Doctors of Revolution: 19th Century Thinkers Who Changed the World</b>

The Doctors of Revolution: 19th Century Thinkers Who Changed the World

By: Barer, Shlomo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York:, Thames & Hudson,: 2000.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 003040


No flaws or blemishes but minimal retail handling, still gift quality. Bindings square and tight, clean text.The French Revolution of 1789, sparked off an extraordinary explosion of political, economic and social agitation, the effects of which are still felt today in all parts of the world. German philosophers, French politicians, Russian aristocrats, poets and working-men of varying nationalities and origins were caught up in this ferment; but its two towering f... View more info

Image for <b>The New Nobility: The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB  </b><br>[Espionage] [Russia; KGB]

The New Nobility: The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB
[Espionage] [Russia; KGB]

By: Borogan, Irina; Soldatov, Andrei

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, PublicAffairs,: 2010

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008602


“A non-fiction book that reads like a spy thriller… The New Nobility is an important book, well written and meticulously researched by two journalists with the right sources, both inside and outside the FSB.” --Basil and Spice. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 301 pages with index. View more info

Image for ...<b> Napoleon </b><br>

... Napoleon

By: Chandler, David

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Saturday Review Press,: 1973.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007616


No flaws or blemishes to this unused book but a previous owner's name inside cover. View more info

Image for …<b>Memoirs of Louis XIV and the Regency Volume II & III [of 3]</b>

Memoirs of Louis XIV and the Regency Volume II & III [of 3]

By: Duke of Saint-Simon [Translation: Bayle St. John]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio:, St. Dustan Society, Published by M. Walter Dunne: 1901

Edition: Editors Autograph Edition

Seller ID: 005344


Louis de Rouvroy (1675 ? -1755) commonly known as Saint-Simon was a French soldier, diplomatist and writer of memoirs. Red cloth covered boards. Paste-on spine labels, with darkening. Light handling wear, spot of rub lower corners. Top edge gilt. Text clean with hint of even toning. 9.25 inches tall. View more info

Image for <b>The Great Wave: Price  Revolutions and the Rhythm of History   </b><br>[Economic History]

The Great Wave: Price Revolutions and the Rhythm of History
[Economic History]

By: Fischer, David Hackett

Price: $29.95

Publisher: New York & Oxford, England:, Oxford University Press,: 1996.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008964


"This year's best book for investors."--The New York Times Annual Survey of Books in Business and Economics. . No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve 8vo; 536 pages with extensive notes, bibliography and index. View more info

Image for <b>The World Encompassed: The First European Maritime Empires, C. 800-1650  </b>

The World Encompassed: The First European Maritime Empires, C. 800-1650

By: Geoffrey Vaughn Scammell

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Berkley and Los Angles, Houghtom Mifflin Company: 1981

Seller ID: 009540


A study of European exploration and colonization includes examinations of the expansion of the English, Spanish, Dutch, French, and Portuguese empires. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; minor aging to front text-block; Previous owner's embossed stamp on first blank page. Dust Jacket is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has no flaws to note. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 538 pages with Chapter Notes, and index. Some illustration and ma... View more info

Image for <b> Greater Russia:The Continental Empire of the Old World, with Illustrations and a Map</b>

Greater Russia:The Continental Empire of the Old World, with Illustrations and a Map

By: Gerrare, Wirt

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1903

Edition: First Edition, First Printing. [American]

Seller ID: 005579


From NY Times Saturday Review: ‘... convey[s] an adequate idea of Russia’s advance - especially her industrial progress and commercial prospects... [with] particular attention to the problem of the Far East... full details of the topography of the country through which the Trans-Siberian Railway runs, of the customs of the Siberian tribes, and of the products of the country, present and prospective.’ Publisher’s blue cloth covered boards. Stamped gilt t... View more info

Image for ...<b>Etnologia de La Peninsula Iberica.</b>

...Etnologia de La Peninsula Iberica.

By: Gimpera, Pere Bosch

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Urgoiti Editores: 0

Seller ID: 004680


Sin defectos, encogido de fábrica ___ No flaws, Factory Shrink-wrapped. _____ Las 711 páginas y 542 figuras de Etnologia de la Península Ibèrica, representan la consagración definitiva de Bosch Gimpera y su escuela. Escrita con el objetivo de sistematizar la evolución de la prehistoria peninsular dándole un sentido histórico desde el neolítico, en ella Bosch identifica los pueblos primitivos de la península con pueblos conocidos a través de los autores clásic... View more info

Image for ...<b>Secret Memoirs of the Court of Berlin</b>

...Secret Memoirs of the Court of Berlin

By: Honore Gabriel Comte De Mirabeau Riqueti [Introduction: Oliver H. G. Leigh]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Akron, Ohio:, St. Dustan Society, Published by M. Walter Dunne.: 1901

Edition: Editors Autograph Edition

Seller ID: 005347


A historically significant work about The Austrian Empire of Frederick the Great and Maria Theresa Two tissue-guarded photogravure plates . Red cloth covered boards. Paste-on spine labels, with darkening. Light handling wear, spot of rub lower corners. Top edge gilt. Text clean with hint of even toning. 9.25 inches tall. Lacking Frontispiece and color title page. View more info

Image for ...<b>French city of Douai, with Fortifications and Military movements  [18th Century European Map]</b>

...French city of Douai, with Fortifications and Military movements [18th Century European Map]

By: I. Basire

Price: $145.00

Publisher: London:, Nicholas Tindal,: c1745

Seller ID: 005823


From "The Continuation of Mr. Rapin's History of England: From the Revolution to the Present Times" by Nicholas Tindal (a translation of Rapin-Thoyras's "Histoire d'Angleterre"), an atlas presenting a history of the military engagements and campaigns of the War of the Spanish Succession (1701-1714), as well as a series of maps of Europe. The map offers a plan of the French city of Douai, with fortifications and military movements shown in detail. An ornate cartou... View more info

Image for <b>The Rose of the Balkans   </b><br>(A Short History of Bulgaria)

The Rose of the Balkans
(A Short History of Bulgaria)

By: Ilchev, Ivan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Colibri: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009678


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

Image for <b> Pilsudski: A Life for Poland </b><br>{World War I]

Pilsudski: A Life for Poland
{World War I]

By: Jedrzejewicz, Waclaw ; Introduction by Zbigniew Brzezinski.

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Mew York:, Hippocrene Books Inc., U.S.,: 1982.

Seller ID: 008479


The Marshal of the Polish Armies in 1920 who defeated the Soviets before the gates of Warsaw. Very Good / Very Good. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Bookplate and previous owner's name on front-pastedown. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has light shelf handling. View more info

Image for <b> Auch Du warst dabei. ein Beitrag zur verarbeitung der Vergangenheit. </b>

Auch Du warst dabei. ein Beitrag zur verarbeitung der Vergangenheit.

By: Kleist, Peter

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Gottingen:, Verlag K. W. Schutz,: 1959.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008300


SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition, First Printing. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, Moderate handling wear. Text in German, Illustrated with photographs. 372 pages with index, map endpages. 9.5 inches tall.SIGNIERT DURCH DEN AUTOR. Bindungen fest und quadratisch. Text sauber, Moderate Handhabung Verschleiß. Text in deutscher Sprache, Illustriert mit Fotografien. Bruno Peter Kleist was a German political writer and diplomat. His interest ... View more info

Image for ...<b>Concentration Camps In The USSR.</b>

...Concentration Camps In The USSR.

By: Kosyk, Volodymyr

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London:, Ukrainian Publishers, Limited,: 1962.

Seller ID: 004513


Stiff pictorial paper wraps. Glued bindings. Tight and square. Text clean. Light wear along spine edges. First-hand accounts. Slave labor. Documented. Very Good Copy. View more info

Image for ...<b>Historia General De Espana Desde Los Tiempos Mas Remotos Hasta Nuestros Dias: Discurso Preliminar.</b>

...Historia General De Espana Desde Los Tiempos Mas Remotos Hasta Nuestros Dias: Discurso Preliminar.

By: Lafuente, Modesto; Perez Garzon, Juan Sisinio.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Urgoiti Editores,: 2002.

Seller ID: 004047


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality, Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

Image for ...<b>The Coming Tests With Russia. Disarmament  -  Berlin  - The Uncommitted.</b>

...The Coming Tests With Russia. Disarmament - Berlin - The Uncommitted.

By: Lippmann, Walter [Nikita Khrushchev]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston:, Little, Brown and Company,: 1961.

Edition: First Edition - First Printing.

Seller ID: 004511


First-hand account of the historic "Face to Face" interview between Nikita Khrushchev and Walter Lippmann which evoked an extraordinary response both here and in Europe when it was first printed in the New York Herald Tribune. Black cloth boards 7.75 inches tall. 37 pages. Bindings square and tight. Light handling wear. Clean text. Light toning. Price-clipped dust jacket Has minor wear to extremities. View more info

Image for <b>The Democratic Movement in Italy, 1830-1876  </b>

The Democratic Movement in Italy, 1830-1876

By: Lovett, Clara M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Harvard University Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009951


Advances three hypotheses: democrats attempts were not abstract; they had lasting impact on culture and society; and movement produced first professional Politicians in Italy. Contains an excellent bibliographical essay. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal handling; Still Gift Quality. 8vo; 24 cm.; 9.5 inches tall; 265 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography and Index. REF: Norton, 28.257 View more info

Image for <b>History of the Progress and Suppression of the Reformation in Spain in the Sixteenth Century.  </b><br> [16th Century Spain]

History of the Progress and Suppression of the Reformation in Spain in the Sixteenth Century.
[16th Century Spain]

By: M'Crie, Thomas

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, William Blackwood & T. Cadell.: 1829.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008488


The work features the history of the Protestant Reformation in Spain and is the sequel to a similar work written about the Reformation in Italy.Spain had a different political and cultural milieu from its Western and Central European neighbors in several aspects during the early 16th century, and these unique aspects affected the mentality and the reaction of the nation towards the Protestant Reformation... As early as 1521, the Pope had written a letter to the Sp... View more info