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The Ascendancy of Europe

By Anderson, M. S.

London: Longman Group Limited, 1972. First Trade Paperback Edition. Illustrated Paper Wraps. Near Fine/with No dust-jacket as issued. 21.5 cm. The book is very good to near fine, with light edge rubbing. Clean and tight no marks. A quote from the dust jacket. Dr. Anderson examines, in an essentially analytical rather than merely narrative or descriptive manner, the most important aspects of European history during the century between the end of the Napoleonic Wars and the outbreak of the First World War.....

$35.14

Chile
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Chile

By Timerman, Jacobo

New York: Vintage Books, 1988. First Separate Edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/with No dust-jacket as issued. 20.5 cm. The book is crisp clean and tight. Translated from the Spanish by Robert Cox. Blurb: Chile is now an almost moribund country, brutalized by fourteen years of General Augusto Pinochet's dictatorship and an economic depression.(1988)

$5.47

The unfinished Revolution Russian 1917-1967

By Deutscher, Isaac

New York: Oxford University Press, 1967. First Edition. Cloth Covered Boards (Hardcover). Near Fine/in a very good dust jacket. 20.5 cm. The jacket shows rubbing and their is a chip on the back panel top does not affect the type. Interior is clean and bright, there is s a slight roll. blurb: Basically. Mr Deutscher is concerned with two questions: Has the Russian Revolution fulfilled the hope it has aroused......

$31.23

The Fires of Vesuvius

By Beard, Mary

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2010. First Edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/with No dust-jacket as issued. 23.5 cm. Interior clean and bright. A quote from the dust jacket. "It is the long vanished life of Pompeii that t Mary Beard evokes in all its detail and complexity in her new book....She gives us Pompeii itself, with its smells and swill.....

$15.62

The Story of the Channel Islands

By Uttley, John

London: Faber & Faber, 1966. First Edition. Cloth Covered Boards (Hardcover). Very Good/in a very good dust jacket. 22.0 cm. There are tears in the jacket and rubbing along the fore-edege. The book interior is clean, and bright. The cover has light wear and lightly bumped corners and spine ends. There is a slight roll to the book. The book has a previous owner signature on ffep. A quote from the dust jacket. The Islands played a vital part in the conflicts between England and France, which gave them a sense of their own identity. Something unique that has so astonishingly survived.

$46.85