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Lost Moon: The Perilous Voyage of Apollo 13

by Lovell, Jim; Kluger, Jeffrey

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1994
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9780395670293
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New York, NY: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1994. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 378pp., later ptg. Blue boards, black spine, minimal wear, corners sharp. Black pictorial dj, lightly rubbed, light bends; in mylar. Signed James Lovell on title page..
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Piermont, Three Centuries

by Friends of Piermont Public Library

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1996
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Piermont, NY: Friends of Piermont Public Library, 1996. Book. Very Good +. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 58 pp. Cream pictorial cover, light edge wear, corner and reading creases, light rubbing..
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South Pass: Gateway to a Continent

by Bagley, Will

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Published
2014
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Fine
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9780806148427
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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2014. Book. Fine. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 325pp. Blue pictorial covers, minimal wear, interior clean. Wyoming history..
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This Place Mount Pleasant

by Cumming, John

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Published
1989
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Fine
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1st Edition
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USA: John Cumming, 1989. Book. Fine. Hardcover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 164pp. Green leather-look boards, gilt lettering and emblem. Signed on half-title page. Mount Pleasant Michigan, 1889-1989. B&W photographs. Gray pictorial dj, 2" crease to back, minimal edge wear; in mylar..
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Mercer County Pioneer Traces, Volumes I, II and III (3 Volume Set)

by Mercer County History Book Committee

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Published
1997
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1st Edition
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Princeton, MO; Rich Hill, MO: Mercer County Genealogical Society; Bell Books, 1997. Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. 960+276pp., vol I & II paginated together. #114 of 1300 first printing (vol 1 & 2) #114 of 1000 first ptg (vol 3). Photography end papers, B&W photographs throughout. Mercer county is in northwestern… Read more
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This Was Early Oil

by Miller, Ernest C.

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Published
1968
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Fair
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: The Pennsylvania Hitorical and Museum Commision, 1968. Book. Fair. Soft cover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 211 pp. Yellow pictorial cover, chips and light soil, 1 1/4" tear with creases to back cover, small hole, light stains. Name at top of title page, author signature below title and name..
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Buried by the Times: The Holocaust And America's Most Important Newspaper

by Leff, Laurel

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Published
2006
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Very Good
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9780521607827
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New York: Cambridge University Press, 2006. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 426pp. White pictorial covers, light edge wear, light soil to page edges, light bends and creases. Brown spine uncreased..
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The Stars and Stripes, a History of the United States Flag

by Stewart, Charles W.

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Published
1915
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Boston, MA: Boylston Publishing Co., 1915. Book. Very Good -. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 89pp. Red cloth, slightly sunned on spine. Corners bent, light wear. B&W illustrations & photographs throughout, 2 pages of color flags, songs and bugle calls at end..
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East Cemetery Hill at Gettysburg "The Hour Was One of Horror"

by Archer, John M.

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Published
1997
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9781577470267
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Gettysburg, PA: Thomas Publications, 1997. Book. Very Good +. Soft cover. SIGNED BY AUTHOR. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 100pp. Tan pictorial covers, "autographed copy" sticker on front, edge wear, light bends. B&W photographs and maps throughout..
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Picturesque Sketches of American Progress

by Beale, J.H.

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Published
1889
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New York : The Empire Co-operative Association, 1889. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 445pp. Maroon cloth, black decorations, gilt lettering. White mark near top of spine, corners lightly bent, spine ends bent and worn, gilt no longer bright, spine lightly sunned. Green patterned end papers, B&W illustrations throughout, pages clean although two sections browning.… Read more
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Woodstock 1969, The First Festival: 3 Days of Peace & Music, A Photo Commemorative

by Landy, Elliott; Garcia, Jerry

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Published
1994
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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9780916290740
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Santa Rosa, CA: Landyvision, Inc; Squarebooks, Inc., 1994. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. 1st Edition. Square 4to. 144pp. Yellow pictorial covers, light wear, bend corners, uncreased spine. Color and B&W photographs throughout..
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The American Railroad Network 1861-1890

by Talylor, George Rogers; Neu, Irene D.

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Published
1956
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1st Edition
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Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1956. Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 113pp. Turquoise cloth, two small white spots. Writing on free end paper. Yellow dj, 1" chip, edges chipped with closed tears, light soil; in mylar. 3 fold-out maps attached to back, with color railway lines..
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History of the Second Seminole War, 1835-1842

by Mahon, John K.

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Published
1991
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9780813010977
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Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida, 1991. Book. Very Good -. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 391pp., revised edition. Red pictorial covers, corner bent with small chip, light edge wear, sunning to back. Uncreased spine. B&W photographs and maps..
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Kit Carson Colorado: Home of the Famous Scout, Friendly People and Land of Prime Beef Cattle (Volume One)

by Hogan, Marion A.

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Published
1974
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USA: Kit Carson Historical Society, 1974. Book. Very Good -. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 90pp. Tan pictorial covers, crease down front, light reading bends, spine and edges slightly darkened. B&W photographs. .
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Wabash

by Heimburger, Donald J.

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Published
1984
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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9780911581027
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River Forest, Illinois: Heimburger House Publishing Company, 1984. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 320pp. Blue leather look boards, bump to base edge of spine. B&W photographs and illustrations throughout, full color frontispiece. Page with supplement to the history is laid in. I has edge wear, small tears and creasing.Tan pictorial dj has… Read more
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Sketches of Western Methodis: Biographical, Historical and Miscellaneous. Illustrative of Pioneer Life.

by Finley, James B.

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Published
1854
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Cincinnati, OH: Methodist Book Concern, 1854. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 551pp. Rebound in black cloth, gilt title on spine. Author portrait frontispiece missing. Occasional light foxing; no names or other writing..
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They Marched Into Sunlight: War and Peace Vietnam and America October 1967

by Maraniss, David

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Published
2003
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1st Edition
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9780743217804
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New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 2003. Book. Very Good +. Hardcover. SIGNED BY SUBJECT. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 572pp. Gray boards, red cloth spine, light soil to boards and page edges. Back hinge going, pages solid. Black pictorial dj, very minor bends, in mylar. Inscribed by Clark Welch, one of the soldiers followed in… Read more
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American History Painting Book, Stories of American History with Pictures to Color

by Orville, Florence

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Published
1915
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New York, NY: Platt & Munk Co, Inc., 1915. Book. Illus. by Orville, Florence. Very Good -. Hardcover. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Non-paginated. Blue pictorial covers have edge wear, corners rounded. Pages toning. One page history vignettes faced with full page picture to color. No interior marks. Dated 1915 but last story is WWI armistice of 1918..… Read more
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History of Fergus Falls, to January 1, 1893

by Baker, Roy A.

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Published
1935
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USA: Otter Tail County Historical Society, 1935. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Non-paginated. Brown covers, black plastic comb binding, very light soil, no interior marks. .
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Building From the Past

by Gray, James; Barton, Marjorie

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Published
1985
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$30.00

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Fergus Falls, MN: Fergus Falls Heritage Preservation Commission, 1985. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. 32mo - over 4 - 5" tall. 112pp. Pamphlet. Cream covers, light soil to back, spine slightly sunned. B&W photos of Fergus Falls homes plus maps throughout..
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