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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

ISBN: 0882546333<br>


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>  Mostly Alkali</b><BR>[19th Century US Military History]

Mostly Alkali
[19th Century US Military History]

By: Jocelyn, Stephen Perry

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, The Claxton Publishers Ltd.: 1953

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009503

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


A biography of General Stephen Perry Jocelyn who served on the western frontier. Derived mainly from his journals and letters inside is given into the Modic War; the Nex Perce War and the Bannack Indian war. During his 44 years of Frontier army service in Kansas, Oklahoma, Arizona, Alaska, Utah, Wyoming, the general visited or served nearly every post.The author of the same name is the general's grandson. Includes large 19" fold-out photographs of Stites, Idaho. View more info

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A History of the American People

By: Johnson, Paul

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Harper: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 010198

ISBN: 0060168366

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; unread; Minimal handling to now Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. 8vo; 1088 pages with index and source notes. 6th Printing. A History of the American People proves that history can still be literature. -- National Review, Michael Lind View more info

Image for <b> The Great Command, The Story of Marcus and Narcissa Whitman and the Oregon Country Pioneers </b>[Oregon Trail; Native Americans]

The Great Command, The Story of Marcus and Narcissa Whitman and the Oregon Country Pioneers [Oregon Trail; Native Americans]

By: Jones, Nard

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Company: 1959

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009558

Condition: Good


Marcus Whitman (1802 - 1847) was an American physician. In 1843, Whitman led the first large party of wagon trains along the Oregon Trail to the West, establishing it as a viable route for the immigrants who used the trail in the following decade.Settlers encroached on the Cayuse people near the Whitman mission. Following the deaths of all the Cayuse children and half their adults due to infectious disease brought by the settlers; they killed the Whitmans and 12 o... View more info

Image for <b>Brothers, Rivals, Victors: Eisenhower, Patton, Bradley and the Partnership that Drove the Allied Conquest i n Europe  </b>

Brothers, Rivals, Victors: Eisenhower, Patton, Bradley and the Partnership that Drove the Allied Conquest i n Europe

By: Jordan, Jonathan W.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, NAL,: 2011.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008627

ISBN: 0451232127

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket.


"A fascinating triple biography. Jordan elegantly describes the ever-changing relationship between America's three most important European ground commanders. His detailed account shows how the responsibilities, and politics, of high command can test even the best of friends."-Jonathan Parshall, co-author Shattered Sword: The Untold Battle of Midway No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality but for a remainder mark on lower edge. Unread. View more info

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Cigars, Whiskey & Winning: Leadership Lessons from Ulysses S. Grant

By: Kaltman, Al

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Prentice Hall Press,: 1998.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008421

ISBN: 073520022X


"..an entertaining glimpse at how Grant adapted to circumstances and emerged one of history's strongest leaders." -- Los Angeles Times. Unread, Unopened. No flaws but for an embossed stamp of previous owner on title page. 8vo, 322 pages with index. View more info

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The Spice Route: A History
(California Studies in Food and Culture)

By: Keay, John

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Berkeley and Los Angeles, University of California Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010358

ISBN: 0520248961

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. ...explores the prominent role spices have played in the construction of the modern world, from the development of the word itself to extensive schemes for trading it across continents to the personalities who discovered and disseminated it, noting that "a taste for spices is responsible for the exploration of our planet. [Reed] View more info

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The Graves Are Walking: The Great Famine and the Saga of the Irish People

By: Kelly, John

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York:, Henry Holt and Co.,: 2012.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008963

ISBN: 080509184X

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket.


“[Kelly] leaves us with an exceptionally vivid sense of the famine's enormity and the epic cruelty it inflicted on the Irish poor.” ?Ciaran O'Murchadha, History Today No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 397 pages with chapter notes and index. View more info

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Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America (National Book Award Winner)

By: Kendi, Ibram X.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Nation Books: 2016

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Inscription: SIGNED by the author with a personal inscription

Seller ID: 010222

ISBN: 1568584636

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


SIGNED by the author with a personal inscription: /XXXX, For an Antiracist America, 2/25/17/. No flaws or blemishes; Gift Quality; First Edition, First Printing. National Book Award. An engrossing and relentless intellectual history of prejudice in America...The greatest service Kendi [provides] is the ruthless prosecution of American ideas about race for their tensions, contradictions and unintended consequences. [The Washington Post] View more info

Image for <b>The Daughters of Mars: A Novel  </b><br>[World War I]

The Daughters of Mars: A Novel
[World War I]

By: Keneally, Thomas

Price: $14.85

Publisher: New York:, Atria Books,: 2013.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 007727

ISBN: 1476734615


From the acclaimed author of Schindler’s List, the epic, unforgettable story of two sisters from Australia, both trained nurses, whose lives are transformed by the cataclysm of the First World War. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; one bumped page on bottom edge. Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket some scuffing from retail shelf wear with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. View more info

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A History of Strategic Bombing

By: Kennett, Lee B.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Scribner,: 1982.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008614

ISBN: 0684177811

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


A history with illustrations from the first hot-air balloons to Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Bindings tight and square. Text clean. Minimal handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has mild age-toning. 8vo; 222 pages with index, Chapter notes and a biographical note. View more info

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Starlight Ranch and Other Stories of Army Life on the Frontier.

By: King, Captain Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia:, J. B. Lippincott Company,: 1891.

Edition: Early Edition.

Seller ID: 002392


Blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles and black decorations. Textblock firm though front hinge has opened. Shelf wear with open corners and rubbed spine tips. Minor rubs with some fading to decoration. Text clean with light even toning. 7.375 inches tall, 260 pages with 4 pages of publisher's advertisements. View more info

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The Army and Vietnam

By: Krepinevich, Andrew F. Jr.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins University Press: 1998.

Seller ID: 008591

ISBN: 0801836573


The Army And Vietnam examines the folly of the U.S. attempt to transplant to Indochina the operational methods of conventional warfare that had been successful in the European battle theaters of World War II. With chilling persuasiveness, Krepinevich details the ways in which the U.S. was unprepared to fight a war of counterinsurgency in Vietnam--and why it is likely to remain unprepared to fight any similar war in the near future. No Flaws or Blemishes; Gi... View more info

Image for <b>An Army Doctor's Wife on the Frontier. Letters From Alaska and the Far West 1874 - 1878  </b>

An Army Doctor's Wife on the Frontier. Letters From Alaska and the Far West 1874 - 1878

By: Laufe, Abe - Editor [Letters of Emily FitzGerald]

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Pittsburg, PA, University of Pittsbury Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009535

Condition: Very Good


Letters of Emily Fitzgerald. One of the first white-women to live in Alaska less than a decade after the purchase from Russia, suffered desolation during the Arctic winters. Then the FitzGerlads were transferred to Fort Lapawai in present-day Idaho, where they faced the ordeal of Indian uprisings. Bindings tight and square, Text clean, Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 23.5cm. ; 8.25 inches tall; 23... View more info

Image for <b>From East Prussia to the Golden Gate.</b><br>[California - Gold Minning]

From East Prussia to the Golden Gate.
[California - Gold Minning]

By: Lecouvreur, Frank - Translated and compiled by Julius C. Behnke.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New York & Los Angeles:, Angelina Book Concern,: 1906.<br>

Edition: First Edition.<br>

Seller ID: 005265

Condition: 8vo; xiii, -[14]-355 pp. With black-and-white plates throughout. 23x15 cm (9 x 6inches).<br>


Green cloth, gilt vignette on front panel. Bindings square and tight. Front hinge firm but has some open spots Text clean with a few minor spots of foxing. Minor fading to spine .Light shelf handling. "When the late Frank Lecouvreur left his native land in 1951 for California, leaving behind his parents and the dear friends of his youth, following the promptings of his large heart he kept a careful journal of the sights and the unusual experiences that were hi... View more info

Image for <b> Fort Meade and the Black Hills </b>

Fort Meade and the Black Hills

By: Lee, Robert

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Lincoln & London, University of Nebraska Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009488

ISBN: 0803228961

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Fort Meade was the home of the famous Seventh Cavalry after its ignominious defeat in the Battle of the Little Bighorn. Troops from Fort Meade played a pivotal role in the events that led to the tragedy at Wounded Knee in 1890. It was the scene of imprisonment of Ute Indians who made the mistake of interpreting their new citizenship status as freedom from government control. The fort survived the mechanization of the horse cavalry, aided the record-breaki... View more info

Image for <b> The Journal of Decorative and Propaganda Arts 1875-1945, Florida Theme Issue.  No. 23 </b>

The Journal of Decorative and Propaganda Arts 1875-1945, Florida Theme Issue. No. 23

By: Leff, Cathy - Editor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Singapore:, CS Graphics,: 1998

Seller ID: 007498


17 Essays / articles. Topics include: Architecture and Propaganda in Selling Sarasota in the 1920's; Perfume, Postcards, and Promises: The Orange in Art and Industry; Flagler's Ponce de Leon Hotel; Florida at the World's Fairs; Planning of Opa-Laca; Pan Am; Florida's Small Tourist Attractions.....No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Prepared by Wolfson Foundation. 381 pages all on gloss stock, plus 20 pages of Advertiseme... View more info

Image for <B>Inventing English: A Portable History of the Language</B>

Inventing English: A Portable History of the Language

By: Lerer, Seth

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 2007

Seller ID: 010265

ISBN: 023113794X

Condition: New


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. The book percolates with creative energy and will please anyone intrigued by how our richly variegated language came to be. (Publishers Weekly) View more info

Image for <b>From Marx to Stalin. A Critique of Communism.  </b>

From Marx to Stalin. A Critique of Communism.

By: LeRossignol, J. E.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell Company: 1940

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010026

Condition: Very Good


An Examination and Criticism of Communism. ".unusually interesting and penetrating analysis of the meaning of communism; a frank appraisal of it; an explanation of what it was and what it has become." From the flyleaf. First Edition, First Printing. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Previous owner's name on front free endpage. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has an age-faded spin... View more info

Image for <b>The Death of Capital: How Creative Policy Can Restore Stability  </b>

The Death of Capital: How Creative Policy Can Restore Stability

By: Lewitt, Michael E.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Wiley: 2010

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009400

ISBN: 0470466502

Condition: Fine in a Fine Dust Jacket


Written by respected portfolio manager and longtime investment professional Michael Lewitt, The Death of Capital looks at how, in recent years, the U.S. economy has increasingly been dominated by short-term speculation rather than productive investment, debt rather than equity, and short-term thinking rather than long-term planning.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. First Edition, First Printin... View more info