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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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Peruvian Silver and Silversmiths

By: Jose? Torres della Pina; Victoria Mujica; Paloma Carcedo de Mufarech

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Lima, Patrono Plata del Peru?: 2008

Seller ID: 010590

ISBN: 9972920674

Condition: Fine


A beautiful catalogue with beautiful color plates and each item well-annotated. Text in English. Small folio; 31 cm; 12.25 inches tall; 404, [3] pages: A beautiful catalogue with beautiful color plates and each item well-annotated; illustrations (some color), color map; 31 cm. Forward by: Alberto Benavides De La Quintana, Introduction by Victoria Mjca De Perez Palacio. Illustrated with full-color Photographs. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handlin... 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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Parting the Desert: The Creation of the Suez Canal

By: Karabell, Zachary

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Knopf: 2003

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 010726

ISBN: 0375408835

Condition: As New


No Flaws or Blemishes but name stamp on front free endpage. Unread; Unopened. A fascinating saga: of diplomacy involving primarily the French and the Egyptians, of raising gigantic sums of money, of overcoming massive geographical and technological obstacles long before the invention of mechanized earth-moving equipment. . . . The business aspects sometimes seem as if they are ripped from last month's headlines. [Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel] 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

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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

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The Origins of Britain: Britain Before the Conquest

By: Laing, Jennifer; Laing, Lloyd

Price: $14.95

Publisher: UK, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1980

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 010587

ISBN: 0710004311

Condition: New


chronologically the first of the five-volume Britain Before The Conquest series, follows the path of man's occupation of Britain from the scattered pockets of habitation in the earliest Palaeolithic period through to his growing domination of the landscape and his capacity to mould his environment evident in the late Bronze Age.No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, Second Printing. View more info

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An American Album: One Hundred and Fifty Years of Harper's Magazine

By: Lapham, Lewis H. ; Rosenbush, Ellen

Price: $24.95

Publisher: New York:, Franklin Square Press,: 2000

Edition: First Edition – First Printing,

Seller ID: 010654

ISBN: 1879957531


No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality.For over 150 years, Harper's Magazine has explored the American experience with a fiercely independent spirit and spectacular writing. That experience is available in this magnificent illustrated volume, spanning the decades and encompassing writing from Melville and Twain to Normal Mailer, David Mamet, and Annie Dillard. This beautiful volume includes reports, poetry, fiction, commentary, critiques of contemporary society and... View more info

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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