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Billions & Billions: Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium
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Billions & Billions: Thoughts on Life and Death at the Brink of the Millennium

By Sagan, Carl.

New York: Random House, 1997. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/VG. 241 pages. First printing. Collection of essays about science, mathematics, and space, and how they apply to everyday life. Bibliography and index. VG/VG. No wear, no marks. Item #: E1253.

$12.00

Merkwaardige Kastelen in Nederland: 36 Afbeeldingen Met Een Verkorte Beschrijving (Dutch Language) Kasteelen
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Merkwaardige Kastelen in Nederland: 36 Afbeeldingen Met Een Verkorte Beschrijving (Dutch Language) Kasteelen

By Lennep, J. Van & W.J. Hofdijk.

Groningen: B.V. Foresta, 1983. Reprint. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. Repring of the classic 1860 edition, being an artistic study of 36 Dutch castles, with a lovely sepia pointillistic etching and brief description of each. In green cloth covers with gilt lettering. Near Fine/Good. Dustjacket has three mended closed tears and some softening. Gift inscription on the half-title page. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1305.

$27.00

Baule: African Art Western Eyes
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Baule: African Art Western Eyes

By Vogel, Susan M.

New Haven: Yale Univ., 1997. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 312 pages. Art of the Baule People of the Ivory Coast, and the history and traditions surrounding it. Field photos made by the author and images of museum objects. Published in association with an exhibition organized by Yale University in cooperation with the Museum of African Art. Glossary, bibliography, checklist of objects, and index. Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1252.

$65.00

Story of Civilization (11 volume set)
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Story of Civilization (11 volume set)

By Durant, Will & Ariel.

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1975. Reprint. . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. A later reprint of the Durant's lifelong project of recording the history of mankind. All volumes have b/w photos and are individually indexed. All dustjackets in protective mylar. V.1: Our Oriental Heritage; V.2: Life of Greece; V.3: Caesar & Christ; V.4: Age of Faith; V.5: Renaissance; V.6: Reformation; V.7: Age of Reason Begins; V.8: Age of Louis XIV; V.IX: Age of Voltaire; V.10: Rousseau and Revolution; V.11: Age of Napoleon. 40 lbs shipcost included. Uniform dustjackets and red bindings. Post 1975 printing as Near Fine/VG. All volumes Near Fine. Dustjackets have tiny tears at spine ends. No name or marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E1196.

$165.00

The United States, Revolutionary Russia, and the Rise of Czechoslovakia
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The United States, Revolutionary Russia, and the Rise of Czechoslovakia

By Unterberger, Betty Miller.

College Station: Texas A & M, 2000. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 463 pages. Classic study of U.S. policy and Woodrow Wilson as Czechoslovakia sought liberation in the early twentieth century. Near Fine/Wraps. No wear, publisher stamp on front endpaper. Item #: E1162.

$9.00

Ships and Shipwrecks of the Americas: A History Based on Underwater Archeology
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Ships and Shipwrecks of the Americas: A History Based on Underwater Archeology

By Bass, George F.

New York: Thames & Hudson, 1988. 1st Am. ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. 272 pages. Twelve marine archeologists describe their own pioneering work over two decades, with 376 illustrations, 80 in Color. Near Fine/VG. No wear or marks. Dustjacket has minor scuffing top front corner and top of spine. Item #: E0906.

$13.00

War at Sea in the Age of Sail, 1650-1850
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War at Sea in the Age of Sail, 1650-1850

By Lambert, Andrew.

London: Cassell & Co., 2000. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. 224 pages. A history of the great sailing navies of Britain, Spain, The Dutch, French & Russia. Well illustrated with b/w drawings, lovely color paintings & color maps.Indexed. Recommended. Near Fine/VG. Book has small remainder dot on bottom edge, else Fine. Dustjacket has slight edgewear. Item #: E0907.

$11.50

Hieroglyphics: The Writings of Ancient Egypt
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Hieroglyphics: The Writings of Ancient Egypt

By Betro, Maria Carmela.

New York: Abbeville Press, 1996. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. VG/VG. 251 pages. Presents and explains nearly 600 figures used in the classic phase of Egypt's sacred writing. VG/VG. Tight, sharp corners, no name or writing. Remainder stamp on bottom. Item #: E0789.

$9.50

Prehistory and Paleoenvironments in the Central Negev, Israel Volume III: The Avidat/Aqev Area, Part 3
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Prehistory and Paleoenvironments in the Central Negev, Israel Volume III: The Avidat/Aqev Area, Part 3

By Marks (editor), Anthony E.

Dallas: SMU Press, 1983. Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 349 pages. Archeological research into the prehistoric occupants of the Negev, with essays and transcribed lectures by a half dozen investigators. B/w photos and artifact illustrations by Lucile Addington. Near Fine/Wraps. Small publisher's stamp on front endpaper, else near Fine. Item #: E0576.

$20.50

Hearts Grown Brutal: Sagas of Sarajevo
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Hearts Grown Brutal: Sagas of Sarajevo

By Cohen, Roger.

New York: Random House, 1998. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. VG/VG. 523 pages. The history of Yugoslavia and the story of the Bosnian War. VG/VG. Clean, tight, unmarked. Item #: B9644.

$8.50

The Process of Inflation in France, 1914-1927
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The Process of Inflation in France, 1914-1927

By Rogers, James Harvey.

New York: Columbia University, 1934. Reprint. . Hardcover. X-Lib VG/No Jacket. 378 pages. 1934 2nd printing of the 1929 original. Much on the French banking system, public debt, exhanges, theorectical analysis. Charts, graphs, tables and bibliography. X-Lib VG/No Jacket. Former library copy with spine number, stamps and pocket. A very solid, clean copy. Item #: E0113.

$14.00

The Boy Child is Dying: A South African Experience
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The Boy Child is Dying: A South African Experience

By Peace, Judy Boppell.

New York: Harper & Row, 1986. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 88 pages. Foreword by Alan Paton. Stories of South African people living with apartheid. Fine/Near Fine. Book is tight, with no wear, no marks. Dustjacket has very light scuffing at tips. Item #: B9840.

$7.50

Terrorism and Tyranny: Trampling Freedom, Justice, and Peace to Rid the World of Evil (SIGNED)
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Terrorism and Tyranny: Trampling Freedom, Justice, and Peace to Rid the World of Evil (SIGNED)

By Bovard, James.

New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 440 pages. Explains how the war on terror is really a war on American's privacy and freedom. Signed on a Laissez Faire Books bookplate by the author. Fine/Fine. No wear, no marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: B9585.

$19.50

Dictionary of the Napoleonic Wars
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Dictionary of the Napoleonic Wars

By Chandler, David G.

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1993. Reprint. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 570 pages. Chronology of Napoleon's military movements shown by campaign. Bibliography. Chronological table of highlights of the life and times of Napoleon. Near Fine/Fine. No wear or marks on book or dustjacket. Bit of shelf-dust on leading edge of bottom of textblock. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: B9579.

$19.00

Tutankhamun: The Untold Story
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Tutankhamun: The Untold Story

By Hoving, Thomas.

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1978. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good+. 384 pages. Tells the intrigues, power struggles, and scandals surrounding the discovery of the tomb and recovery of the treasure and mummy. Map endpapers, b/w photos. Signed by the author. Near Fine/Good+. Clean, tight, unmarked. Tips of spine a little softened, otherwise no wear on book. Price-clipped dustjacket has wear and chipping at spine ends. Item #: B9587.

$11.50

The Nuremberg Rallies: Campaign Book, No 8
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The Nuremberg Rallies: Campaign Book, No 8

By Wykes, Alan.

New York: Ballantine Books, 1970. 1st ed. [Stated].. Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 160 pages. How Hitler and Julius Streicher organized the gigantic 1938 Nazi rallies. Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II. B/w photos and map. Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. Appears never read. Item #: B9407.

$13.50

U-Boat: The Secret Menace: Weapons Book No 1
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U-Boat: The Secret Menace: Weapons Book No 1

By Mason, David.

New York: Ballantine Books, 1968. 1st ed. [Stated].. Paperback. VG/Wraps. 160 pages. Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II. B/w photos, and map. First printing. VG/Wraps. Very tight, unmarked. Reader bend on spine. Few tiny scuffed spots on edges. Item #: B9390.

$5.50

Warsaw Rising: Politics in Action No. 5
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Warsaw Rising: Politics in Action No. 5

By Deschner, Gunther.

New York: Ballantine Books, 1972. 1st ed. [Stated].. Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 160 pages. Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century. B/w photos and maps. Stated first printing. Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. Item #: B9381.

$7.00

Reichstag Fire: Ashes of Democracy: Politics in Action No. 3
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Reichstag Fire: Ashes of Democracy: Politics in Action No. 3

By Pritchard, John.

New York: Ballantine Books, 1972. 1st ed. [Stated].. Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 160 pages. Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century. Burning of the German parliament, blamed on Communists, helped Hitler become dictator. Stated first printing. Fine/Wraps. No wear, no marks. Item #: B9383.

$8.50

The Fight for Freedom for Women: Politics in Action No. 9
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The Fight for Freedom for Women: Politics in Action No. 9

By Tremain, Rose.

New York: Ballantine Books, 1973. 1st ed. [Stated].. Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 160 pages. Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century. B/w photos and drawings. Stated first printing. Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, unmarked, never read. Minor storage wear at edges. Item #: B9377.

$35.50

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