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Wicked Waterbury Madmen & Mayhem in the Brass City

By Reynolds, Edith & John Murray

Charleston S. C.: The History Press. Near Fine. 2009. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 9781596296299 . Faint rubbing to covers; 1st edition, 1st printing. At the turn of the century, a trend of crime and corruption began in Waterbury that would forever tarnish Connecticut's "Brass City" . Fascinating text and photos. ; B&W Photographs; 8.80 X 5.90 X 0.40 inches; 128 pages .

$10.50

Houses in America

By Ethel Fay Robinson and Thomas P. Robinson

New York & London: Viking Press. Very Good. 1938. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Rubbing to cover and spine edges; 1st edition, 1 st printing, 1936. Hard covers, pastedown illustration on cover, illustrated endpapers, 150 illustrations. The history of architecture styles in America. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 240 pages .

$10.50

Old Time Schools and School Books

By Johnson, Clifton

New York: Dover Publications Inc.. Very Good. 1963. First Edition (?); First Printing. Softcover. 0486210316 . Light scuffing and faint creases on covers. Previous owner's name written in book. ; This is re-publication of the original 1904 edition with a new introduction for this 1963 edition. 234 illustrations. ; B&W Illustrations and photos; 7.70 X 5.10 X 0.90 inches; 415 pages .

$8.40

Listening to America An illustrated history of words and phrases from our lively and splendid past

By Flexner, Stuart Berg

Simon and Schuster. Near Fine in Good dust jacket. 1982. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0671248952 . Dust jacket has chipping and small repaired tears on edges; 1st edition, 1st printing. The meaning and social history behind the slang, words and phrases we use. ; B&W Photographs; 10.70 X 8.80 X 1.90 inches; 591 pages .

$10.50

Margaret Winthrop Women of Colonial and Revolutionary Times

By Earle, Alice Morse

Williamstown, Ma.: Corner House Pub. Fine. 1975. Hardcover. 0879280654 . Published 1975, a Reprint of the 1895 edition with facsimile reproduction. Biography of a Puritan woman, the wife of John Winthrop, 1st govener of the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Red cloth with gold lettering. ; 8.50 X 5.60 X 1.50 inches .

$8.40

Provincetown      (Scenes  of  America)
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Provincetown (Scenes of America)

By John Hardy Wright

Charleston S. C.: Arcadia Publishing. Near Fine. 2006. First Edition (?); First Printing. Softcover. 0738546313 . Faint rubbing to covers; Assumed 1st edition, no printings mentioned. Scenes of America series. A diverse collection of early photos and vintage postcards Illustrating the people, the events, and the everyday scenes that make up Provincetown's story, a charming historic seaport town. ; MA; B&W Photographs; 6.40 X 4.40 X 0.50 inches; 128 pages .

$10.50

The English Landscape Garden (The Georgian Handbooks)

By H. F. Clark

London: Pleiades Books. Very Good. 1948. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Faint wear on covers ; 1st edition, 1st printing. Georgian gardening history, a study of 18th century English gardens. Photos and illustrations. ; B&W Illustrations and photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages .

$9.80

Guide to the Musee d'Orsay

By MATHIEU, CAROLINE

Paris France: Réunion des Musées Nationaux. Very Good. 1992. First Edition (?). Softcover. 9782711827817 . Faint rubbing to covers; Fold-over flaps, English edition translated from the French. 100s of photos with interesting text. ; Color and Black and white Photographs; 8.60 X 5.80 X 0.60 inches; 280 pages .

$5.60

The Path to Power
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The Path to Power

By Thatcher, Margaret

New York: Harpercollins. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1995. Hardcover. 0060172703 . Faint rubbing to jacket; No edition or printing stated. Illustrated with black and white photos. ; B&W Photographs; 9.21 X 6.22 X 2.20 inches; 656 pages .

$8.40

Why Terrorism Works  Understanding the Threat Responding to the Challenge
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Why Terrorism Works Understanding the Threat Responding to the Challenge

By Dershowitz, Alan M.

New Haven Ct.: Yale University Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2002. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0300097662 . Faint rubbing to dust jacket; 1st edition, 1st printing. An essential tool for combatting Terrorism while preserving our democratic values ; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 256 pages .

$8.40

Leap of Faith  Memoirs of an Unexpected Life
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Leap of Faith Memoirs of an Unexpected Life

By Noor, Queen

New York: Miramax. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 2003. First Edition; Thirteenth Printing. Hardcover. 0786867175 . Faint rubbing to dust jacket, faint soiling to bottom edge of book; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.60 inches; 480 pages .

$7.00

Icons Bizarro Postcards
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Icons Bizarro Postcards

By Heimann, Jim

Germany: Taschen. Fine. 2002. First Edition; First Printing. Flexible vinyl. 3822814970 . Soft flexible illustrated vinyl covers, illustrated endpapers, full color photos of 1950s and 1960s postcards of living the American Dream in the mid-century. A great nostalgic collection. 1st edition. ; Icons Series; Color Photographs; 7.92 X 5.78 X 0.55 inches; 190 pages .

$16.80

Reflections  Life After the White House
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Reflections Life After the White House

By Bush, Barbara

New York: Scribner. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2003. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0743223594 . Faint rubbing to dust jacket. ; 1st edition, 1st printing. Illustrated with black and white photos. Inspiring follow-up to her 1st memoir covering the years between her husband leaving office to her son's inauguration. Filled with touching and often hilarious stories. ; B&W Photographs; 9 X 6 X 1.50 inches; 420 pages .

$10.50

Famous Crimes Revisited  From Sacco-Vanzetti to O.J. Simpson
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Famous Crimes Revisited From Sacco-Vanzetti to O.J. Simpson

By Lee, Henry C. & Jerry Labriola M.D.

Southington Ct.: Strong Books. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2001. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1928782140 . Faint rubbing to dust jacket. ; 1st edition, 1st printing. Signed by co-author Dr. Jerry Labriola on free end paper dated 10/4/01. A look at the legendary crimes of the 20th century with never before released facts and photographs. ; B&W Photographs; 9 X 6.60 X 1.20 inches; 303 pages; Signed by One Author .

$28.00

Boom!  Voices of the Sixties Personal Reflections on the '60s and Today
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Boom! Voices of the Sixties Personal Reflections on the '60s and Today

By Brokaw, Tom

New York: Random House. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2007. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9781400064571 . Faint rubbing to jacket; 1st edition, 1st printing. Personal reflections on the 60s ; 9.40 X 6.30 X 1.60 inches; 688 pages .

$7.00

Shanghai Diary  A Young Girl's Journey from Hitler's Hate to War-Torn China
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Shanghai Diary A Young Girl's Journey from Hitler's Hate to War-Torn China

By Bacon, Ursula & Various

Milwaukie Oregon: M Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2004. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 1595820000 . Faint rubbing to jacket; 1st edition, 1st printing. A World War II memoir of a Jewish family fleeing Germany and going to Shanghai. ; B&W Photographs; 9 X 5.80 X 1.40 inches; 267 pages .

$8.40

Cassino Anatomy of the Battle

By Piekalkiewicz, Janusz

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: Historical Times. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1987. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0918678323 . Faint rubbing to jacket; 1st US edition. Map endpapers, detailed narrative and over 150 photographs. ; B&W Photographs; 10.50 X 7.50 X 0.75 inches; 192 pages .

$12.60

Decision Points
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Decision Points

By Bush, George W.

New York: Crown Publishers. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2010. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780307590619 . Faint scuffing to back of dust jacket; 1st edition, 1st printing. In this candid and gripping account, President George W. Bush describes the critical decisions that shaped his presidency and personal life. ; 9.40 X 6.40 X 2.10 inches; 497 pages .

$10.50

State of Denial  Bush at War, Part III
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State of Denial Bush at War, Part III

By Woodward, Bob

New York: Simon & Schuster. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2006. First Edition; Third Printing. Hardcover. 9780743272230 . Light rubbing to dust jacket, cover edges. ; B&W Photographs; 9.70 X 6.60 X 1.90 inches; 576 pages .

$5.60

Where Men Win Glory  The Odyssey of Pat Tillman
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Where Men Win Glory The Odyssey of Pat Tillman

By Krakauer, Jon

New York: Doubleday. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 2009. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780385522267 . Light scuffing to dustjacket; 1st edition, 1st printing. An intimate look at Pat Tillman, football hero who walked away from a multimillion-dollar football contract to go fight in Afghanistan and gave his life for his country. ; 9.40 X 6.50 X 1.80 inches; 416 pages .

$12.60

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