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Russian Roulette: The Story of an Assassin

by Anthony Horowitz

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Published
October 2013
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780399254413
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New York: Penguin / Philomel Books, October 2013. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends lightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright with slight edgewear. No tears. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 384 pages.
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Siro

by David Ignatius

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Published
April 1991
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780374265069
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New York: Farrar Straus Giroux, April 1991. Hardcover. First Edition (stated). Quarter-bound in purple linen with purple papar sides, gilt lettering to spine, title blind-stamped to front cover. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Spine straight and tight, head bumped. Corners lightly bumped. Jacket lightly rubbed, light wear to top edge, particularly at spine and corners. Red "P"… Read more
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Fail-Safe

by Eugene Burdick; Harvey Wheeler

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Published
October 1978
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Very Good
Edition
New Dell Edition
ISBN
9780440124597
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$11.45

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October 1978. New Dell Edition. Second printing, September 1979. Very Good. Interior unmarked but lightly tanned. Spine straight and tight with a light crease. Edgewear. Dog-ear crease to lower rear corner. Not from a library. No remainder mark. 285 pages. Something has gone wrong. A group of American bombers armed with nuclear weapons is streaking past the fail-safe point,… Read more
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The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788-1800

by Jay Winik

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Published
September 2007
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Near Fine
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First Edition, Second Printing
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9780060083137
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New York: HarperCollins, September 2007. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / second printing per number line. Near Fine book in a Fine jacket. Remainder mark. RFID to rear paste-down. Seems unread. xxii + 658 pages. This book redefines the founding era of the United States. As the 1790s began, America was struggling to survive at home and abroad, and the… Read more
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The Effects of Nuclear War

by Office of Technology Assessment. Congress of the United States

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Published
1980
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780916672362
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$19.90

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Totowa, New Jersey: Allanheld, Osman & Co., 1980. Hardcover. Second Printing, 1981. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering to spine. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Dust stains to top edge. Jacket has fading to spine and a half-inch tear at top of front hinge. Not from a library. No remainder… Read more
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Germs: Biological Weapons and America's Secret War

by Judith Miller; Stephen Engelberg; William Broad

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Published
October 2001
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780684871585
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New York: Simon & Schuster. Hardcover. October 2001. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail bumped. Dust stains to edges and jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 383 pages.
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A Most Wanted Man

by John le Carré; John le Carre

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Published
2008
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Near Fine
Edition
First American Edition
ISBN
9781416594888
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$9.95

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New York: Scribner, October 2008. Hardcover. First American Edition / full number line. Quarter-bound in black cloth over boards with red paper sides; title in silver to on spine. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Lower corners bumped. Rubbing and edgewear to jacket. No tears, creases or folds. Not from a library.… Read more
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Like Hidden Fire: The Plot to Bring Down the British Empire

by Peter Hopkirk

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Published
May 1997
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As New
ISBN
9781568361277
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New York: Kodansha International, May 1997. Trade Paperback. As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not damaged. xvi + 431 pages. Peter Hopkirk reconstructs the conspiracy between the Germans and the Turks to unleash a Muslim holy war against the British in India and the Russians in the Caucasus and describes the exploits of the secret agents on… Read more
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Memoirs, 1925-1950

by George F. Kennan

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Published
1967
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Near Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
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Boston - Toronto: Little, Brown and Company / Atlantic Monthly Press, 1967. Hardcover. Book Club Edition. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Book plate to FFEP. Text block pristine. Spine straight and tight. Shelf and reading wear to jacket with small tears along edges, jacket spine faded. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 583… Read more
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The Romanovs

by Virginia Cowles

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Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060109080
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New York: Harper & Row. Hardcover. 1971. First Edition. Sewn binding. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Interior unmarked. Chipping and tears to top edge of jacket. See photo. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 288 pages. The Romanov dynasty, which ruled Russia from 1613 to 1917, included some of the most bizarre, scandalous, violent… Read more
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A Short History of Communism

by Robert Harvey

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Published
November 2004
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Fine
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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9780312329099
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$8.95

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New York: Thomas Dunne Books. Hardcover. November 2004. First U.S. Edition (stated) / full number line. Bright red cloth over boards with gold lettering to spine. Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Black remainder dot to top edge. Rubbing and light edgewear to jacket. Not from a library. Not clipped. xxiv + 422… Read more
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Living My Life

by Emma Golman; Richard Drinnon (ed); Anna Maria Drinnon (ed)

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Published
October 1977
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Very Good
ISBN
9780452006690
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New York: New American Library. Trade Paperback. October 1977. Fifth printing. Very Good. Interior tanned, but unmarked. Spine creased. Rubbing and reading wear to covers. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 754 pages, [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm. Anarchist, journalist, drama critic, advocate of birth control and free love, Emma Goldman was the most… Read more
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Nightmover: How Aldrich Ames Sold the CIA to the KGB for $4.6 Million

by David Wise

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Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060171988
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New York: HarperCollins. Hardcover. 1995. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and very tight. Foxing along edges. Light rubbing to jacket. Black remainder mark to bottom edge. Not from a library. Not clipped. 356 pages. Draws on CIA sources to trace the career of convicted… Read more
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Negotiating with the Soviets

by Raymond F. Smith

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Published
September 1989
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Near Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780253205353
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$37.50 $26.25
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Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press and Institute with the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, September 1989. Trade paperback. First paperback printing / full number line. Near Fine. Foxing to edges, otherwise Fine. Interior unmarked. Spine straight, tight, and uncreased. Cover clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped.… Read more
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Lenin for Beginners (A Pantheon Documentary Comic Book)

by A&Z; Richard Appignanesi; Oscar Zárate

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Published
March 1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Revised Edition
ISBN
9780394737157
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$39.95 $27.97
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York: Pantheon, March 1979. Trade Paperback. Revised Edition (First American Edition), fourth printing. Near Fine. Original bookstore price stamp to half-title page, otherwise interior unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Chips and scratches to cover and a one-inch dog-ear to top, front corner. See photo. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 172 pages. Lenin is the key… Read more
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Politics, Murder, and Love in Stalin's Kremlin (Hoover Institution Press Publication, 579)

by Paul R. Gregory

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Published
April 2010
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As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780817910341
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Stanford, California: Hoover Institution Press, April 2010. Hardcover. Hoover Institution Press Publication, 579. First printing (stated) / full number line). As New book in an As New jacket. No remainder mark. xx + 191 pages. How the world's first socialist state went terribly wrong and why it was likely to veer off course. Told through the story of two of Stalin's… Read more
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Charlie Wilson's War: The Extraordinary Story of the Largest Covert Operation in History

by George Crile

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Published
April 2003
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780871138545
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New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, April 2003. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Light shelfwear to cover. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. x + 550 pages. The extraordinary story of the CIA's arming of the Mujahideen in Afghanistan. After… Read more
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Gorky Park (Arkady Renko, 1)

by Martin Cruz Smith

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Published
August 1982
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780345298348
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New York: Ballantine Books. Mass Market Paperback. Eleventh U.S. printing, August 1982. Very Good+. Interior lightly tanned, but unmarked. Spine straight, tight, and uncreased. Light rubbing to covers. Dog-ear to rear cover. Light wear to edges and corners. 433 pages. A triple murder in a Moscow amusement center: three corpses found frozen in the snow, faces and fingers… Read more
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Russia and the New World Disorder

by Bobo Lo

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Published
August 2015
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780815726098
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London & Washington, DC: Chatham House / Brookings Institution Press, August 2015. Trade Paperback. Full number line. Fine. Interior pristine other than a single dog-ear. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Cover clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. The Russian annexation of Crimea was one of the great strategic shocks of the past twenty-five years. For many in… Read more
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The Apprentice

by Greg Miller

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Published
October 2, 2018
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Near Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780062803702
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New York: Custom House, October 2, 2018. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Near Fine book in an As New jacket. Light cup stain on front board (unnoticeable under jacket), otherwise As New. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xii + 431 pages. The truth about Vladimir Putin's covert attempt to destroy Hillary Clinton… Read more
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