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cover of Trotsky for Beginners (A Pantheon Documentary Comic Book)

Trotsky for Beginners (A Pantheon Documentary Comic Book)

by Tariq Ali

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Published
July 1980
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Fine
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First American Edition
ISBN
9780394738857
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New York: Pantheon, July 1980. Trade Paperback. Glued binding. First American Edition (stated). Fine. Very slight wear to spine corners, otherwise As New. Interior pristine. Covers clean and crisp. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 173 pages. Revolutionary orator, writer, politician, prisoner, historian, organizer of the Red Army, military tactician, Lenin's… Read more
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cover of Lenin: A New Biography

Lenin: A New Biography

by Dmitri Volkogonov

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Published
October 1994
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition, second printing
ISBN
9780029334355
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$18.95

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New York: Free Press, October 1994. Hardcover. First Edition, Second Printing. Very Good book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior Pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail bumped. Prior owner's name to top and fore-edge. Light rubbing to jacket. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xxxix + 529 pages. The special assistant to Boris Yeltsin radically alters… Read more
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cover of Scorpion Down: Sunk by the Soviets, Buried by the Pentagon: The Untold Story of the USS Scorpion

Scorpion Down: Sunk by the Soviets, Buried by the Pentagon: The Untold Story of the USS Scorpion

by Ed Offley

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Published
March 2008
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Fine
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First Paperback Edition
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9780465051861
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New York: Basic Books, March 2008. Trade Paperback. Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Covers clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 496 pages.
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cover of Comrade J : The Untold Secrets of Russia's Master Spy in America After the End of the Cold War

Comrade J : The Untold Secrets of Russia's Master Spy in America After the End of the Cold War

by Pete Earley

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Published
2007
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Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780399154393
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2007. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Good book in a Very Good jacket. Last page torn, does not affect text, otherwise Near Fine. Unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Jacket clean and bright with wear to upper front corner. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 340 pages. In 1991, the Soviet… Read more
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cover of We the Living

We the Living

by Ayn Rand; Ayn Rand O'Connor

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Published
May 1960
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Very Good+
ISBN
9780451096470
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New York: New American Library / Signet, May 1960. Mass Market Paperback. 26th printing. Signet 451-E9647. $2.95. Very Good+. Interior tanned, but unmarked. Spine straight and tight with slight crease to lower half. Covers clean and bright. Corners sharp. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 446 pages.
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cover of The Defection of A. J. Lewinter: A Novel of Duplicity

The Defection of A. J. Lewinter: A Novel of Duplicity

by Robert Littell

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Published
November 2002
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Fine
ISBN
9781585673476
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Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, November 2002. Hardcover. Full number line. Fine book in a Fine jacket. Tiny scuff to spine, otherwise pristine inside and out. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 304 pages. Robert Littell's brilliant first book. A.J. LeWinter is an American scientist, for years an insignificant cog in America's complex defense… Read more
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cover of Russian Roulette: The Story of an Assassin

Russian Roulette: The Story of an Assassin

by Anthony Horowitz

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Published
October 2013
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780399254413
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$12.45

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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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cover of Fail-Safe

Fail-Safe

by Eugene Burdick; Harvey Wheeler

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Published
October 1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
New Dell Edition
ISBN
9780440124597
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$6.95

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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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cover of The Great Upheaval: America and the Birth of the Modern World, 1788-1800

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
Edition
First Edition, Second Printing
ISBN
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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cover of Germs: Biological Weapons and America's Secret War

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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cover of The Romanovs

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, 1971. Hardcover. First Edition. Blue cloth over boards with gilt decoration and lettering. Sewn binding. Illustrated endpapers. Very Good book in a Very Good jacket. Prior owner's name to FFEP. Text unmarked. Chipping and tears to top edge of jacket. See photo. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. 288 pages. The Romanov… Read more
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cover of A Short History of Communism

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
ISBN
9780312329099
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$8.95

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New York: Thomas Dunne Books, November 2004. Hardcover. 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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cover of Living My Life (Abridged Edition)

Living My Life (Abridged Edition)

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

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Published
October 1977
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Good+
ISBN
9780452006690
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New York: New American Library / Meridian, October 1977. Trade Paperback. Fifth printing. 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… Read more
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cover of Nightmover: How Aldrich Ames Sold the CIA to the KGB for $4.6 Million

Nightmover: How Aldrich Ames Sold the CIA to the KGB for $4.6 Million

by David Wise

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Published
June 1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060171988
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$15.95

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New York: HarperCollins, June 1995. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Very Good book in a Very Good 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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cover of Negotiating with the Soviets

Negotiating with the Soviets

by Raymond F. Smith

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Published
September 1989
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780253205353
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$33.95

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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 Edition / full number line. Near Fine. Slight reading wear to lower corners, otherwise Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight, and uncreased. Covers clean. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not… Read more
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cover of Lenin for Beginners (A Pantheon Documentary Comic Book)

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

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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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cover of Gorky Park (Arkady Renko, 1)

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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cover of Russia and the New World Disorder

Russia and the New World Disorder

by Bobo Lo

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Published
August 2015
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780815726098
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$23.95

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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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cover of The Apprentice

The Apprentice

by Greg Miller

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Published
October 2, 2018
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780062803702
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$12.95

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New York: Custom House, October 2, 2018. Hardcover. First Edition (stated) / full number line. Very Good 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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