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The American Revolution and its Influence on World Civilization
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The American Revolution and its Influence on World Civilization

By McCormick, Robert R.

Chicago: The Chicago Tribune, 1945. Light shelf wear, wear to the jacket's spine (small holes, tears). Protected now in a Mylar sleeve. Subtitle on jacket: "How America's ideals have advance human progress and how they are now menaced by counter revolutionary forces." A compilation of a series of addresses broadcast over WGN and the Mutual Broadcasting System February 24-May 5, 1945.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$10.00

Man's Conquest of the Pacific: The Prehistory of Southeast Asia and Oceania
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Man's Conquest of the Pacific: The Prehistory of Southeast Asia and Oceania

By Bellwood, Peter S.

New York: Oxford University Press, 1979. 462 pages, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. Numerous illustrations.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.

$25.00

The Book of Pipes & Tobacco

By Ehwa, Jr., Carl

New Haven, Connecticut: Random House, 1974. Light wear, bumped corners. Gift inscription on the front free endpaper (fly page), otherwise a nice, clean copy in a price-clipped dust jacket with a bit of rubbing. 239 pages with Index. Numerous illustrations with picture research by Marion Geisinger.. First Printing. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$40.00

The Long Year, A.D. 69
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The Long Year, A.D. 69

By Kenneth Wellesley

Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, 1976. 234 pages with Abbreviations and Notes and Index. Illustrated with Figures, Plates, and Maps.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$7.50

The Divers of Acapulco and Other Stories
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The Divers of Acapulco and Other Stories

By Nicholson, Patrick James

Houston: Mount Vernon Publishing Company, 1985. Signed on the half-title page (name only).. SIGNED. First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.

$15.00

Betrayal at the UN: The Story of Paul Bang-Jensen
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Betrayal at the UN: The Story of Paul Bang-Jensen

By Copp, DeWitt and Marshall, Peck

New York: The Devin-Adair Company, 1961. Shelf wear to the book. Adhesive residue on the rear pastedown from something previously pasted there (clipping, bookplate, other). Previous owner name inked out on front pastedown, stamped on title page. The dust jacket is edge-worn and chipped. 335 pages with Appendices, Notes, and Index. Story of the Danish diplomat found dead in a New York City park in 1959. Bang-Jensen earlier made headlines when he refused to hand over to his UN superiors the names of 81 witnesses to the Hungarian uprising. A year later, after a lengthy investigation into his conduct and subsequent firing, he was found dead with a suicide note.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good.

$14.50

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 28, Number 3, Fall 1998; Special Issue: Body/Matter/Spirit
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 28, Number 3, Fall 1998; Special Issue: Body/Matter/Spirit

By Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 1998. Pages 494-661, with a few illustrations. Some of the articles include: Witches who Steal Penises: Impotence and Illusion in Malleus maleficarum; Pregnancy and Productivity: The Imagery of Female Monasticism within and Beyond the Cloister Walls; and The Matter of Italy: Sodomy and the Scandal of Style in Sixteenth-Century France.. Soft Cover. Near Fine+.

$15.00

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 31, Number 2, Spring 2001; Open-Topic Issue
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 31, Number 2, Spring 2001; Open-Topic Issue

By Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 2001. 214-442 pages. Some articles in this issue include: Making History: The Rhetorical and Historical Occasion of Elizabeth Tudor's Coronation Entry; Elizabeth, Mercilla, and the Rhetoric of Spencer's Faerie Queene; and Ashes and "the Archive": The London Fire of 1666, Partisanship, and Proof.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$15.00

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 30, Number 1, Winter 2000; Special Issue: Gender and Secrecy
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 30, Number 1, Winter 2000; Special Issue: Gender and Secrecy

By Rasmussen, Ann Marie

Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 1999. 184 pages. Some of the articles include: From "Diseases of Women" to "Secrets of Women": The transformation of gynecological literature in the later middle ages; Female Sodomy: The Trial of Katherina Hetzeldorfer (1477); and "Whether Man or Woman": Gender Inclusivity in the Town Ordinances in Medieval Douai.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$15.00

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 32, Number 2, Spring 2002; Open-Topic Issue
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 32, Number 2, Spring 2002; Open-Topic Issue

By Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 2002. Rear cover and the last several pages are wrinkled. May have been exposed to exposure, though stains are evident. 228-426 pages. Some articles in this issue include: The Invisible Spouse: Henry VI, Arthur, and the Fifteenth-Century Subject and The Act of Libel: Conscripting Civic Space in Early Modern England.. Soft Cover. Good.

$15.00

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 29, Number 1, Winter 1999; Special Issue:  The Cultural Work of Medieval Theater: Ritual Practice in England, 1350-1600
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 29, Number 1, Winter 1999; Special Issue: The Cultural Work of Medieval Theater: Ritual Practice in England, 1350-1600

By Beckwith, Sarah

Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 1999. 206 pages. Illustrations.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$15.00

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 30, Number 2, Spring 2000; Open-Topic Issue
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 30, Number 2, Spring 2000; Open-Topic Issue

By Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 1999. 186-430 pages. Some articles in this issue include: House Arrest: Modern Archives and Medieval Manuscripts; Topography as Historiography: Petrarch, Chaucer, and the Making of Medieval Rome; Witch-speak in Late Elizabethan Docu-fiction; and Circumcising Donne: The 1633 Poems and Readerly Desire.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$15.00

Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 29, Number 2, Spring 1999; Open-Topic  Issue
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies, Volume 29, Number 2, Spring 1999; Open-Topic Issue

By Beckwith, Sarah and Annabel Wharton

Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 1999. 212-426 pages. Some of the articles include: A Body in Question: Aging, Community, and Gender in Medieval Iceland; Speculum of the Courtly Lady: Women, Love, and Clothes; and Saint Teresa's Problematic Patrons.. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$15.00

The American Historical Review  [Volume 85, Number 4 - October 1980
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The American Historical Review [Volume 85, Number 4 - October 1980

Washington, D.C.: American Historical Association, 1980. General reading wear. Clean copy. Pages numbered 763-1054, several black and white illustrations. Comparative History in Theory and Practice, I (three articles): The Case for Comparing Histories, by Raymond Grew; Antebellum Planters and Vormarz Junkers in Comparative Perspective, by Shearer Davis Bowman; and In Defense of Servitude: American Proslavery and Russian Proserfdom Arguments, 1760-1860, by Peter Kolchin.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$20.00

The American Historical Review  [Volume 84, Number 3 - June 1979]
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The American Historical Review [Volume 84, Number 3 - June 1979]

Washington, D.C.: American Historical Association, 1979. Light, general reading wear. Clean copy. Pages numbered 619-917, several black and white illustrations. Featured articles: Gaius Noster: Substructures of Western Social Thought, by Donald R. Kelley; Frontier Municipal Baths and Social Interaction in Thirteenth-Century Spain, by James F. Powers; Marriage Politics and the Family in Florence: The Strozzi-Medici Alliance of 1508, by Melissa Meriam Bullard. Review article: Pluralist Politics in British India: The Cambridge Cluster of Historians of Modern India, by Howard Spodek. . Soft Cover. Very Good.

$20.00

A History of the Greek City States 700-338 B.C
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A History of the Greek City States 700-338 B.C

By Sealey, Raphael

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1976. Several tiny spots on the top edge of the page block near the head of the spine. A few pages are bumped along the bottom edge. The jacket has a small, closed tear at the lower corner of the front panel and the flaps are toned (along with the endpapers), quite possibly from newspaper clippings laid in (no longer present). These are minor flaws, still a nice, tight copy. 516 pages with Note on the Athenian Calendar, List of Technical Terms, and Index.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$10.00

The Pacific Century: Asia and America in the Modern World

By Gibney, Frank

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1992. Light edge wear to book and jacket. Companion volume to the PBS TV Series. 596 pages with Selected Refrences and Index. Illustrated with maps and photos, including a section of color plates. Heavy volume that may require extrra postage for expedited or overseas delivery.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$10.00

International Atomic Policy During a Decade 1945-1955
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International Atomic Policy During a Decade 1945-1955

By Biorklund, Admiral Elis

London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1956. Light shelf wear, spotting to top-edge of page block. Jacket is age-torn and edge-worn. 148 pages with Appendixes: Appendix 1: Sources; Appendix 2: Important Deposits of Fissionable Material; Appendix 3: Map of Sources of Raw Materials (fold-out map at back of book, attached inside rear cover). . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good.

$20.00

Cloak & Cipher: A History of Secret Writing
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Cloak & Cipher: A History of Secret Writing

By Moore, Dan Tyler & Martha Waller

Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1962. Light wear to book and jacket. The analysis of famous codes and ciphers and the role of cryptanalysis in great events.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$10.00

A Year is Eight Months
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A Year is Eight Months

By Journalist m

New York: Doubleday, 1970. A liitle light scuffing to the spine and tips. Previous owner stamp on the front pastedown. Mapped endpapers.. First American Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.

$12.00

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