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Intended Consequences

Intended Consequences

by Donald T Critchlow

After World War II, U.S. policy experts--convinced that unchecked population growth threatened global disaster--successfully lobbied bipartisan policy-makers in Washington to initiate federally-funded family planning. In Intended Consequences, Donald T. Critchlow deftly chronicles how thegovernment's involvement in contraception and abortion evolved into one of the most bitter, partisan controversies in American political history. The growth of the feminist movement in the late 1960s fundamentally... Read more

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I Led 3 Lives

I Led 3 Lives

by Philbrick, Herbert a

The Great Shark Hunt: Strange Tales from a Strange Time (Gonzo Papers, Vol. 1)

The Great Shark Hunt: Strange Tales from a Strange Time (Gonzo Papers, Vol. 1)

by Hunter S. Thompson

New York: Summit Books / Rolling Stone Press, 1979. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Quarter-bound in black cloth with black paper sides. White title to spine and white gonzo fist to front board. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail lightly bumped. Light rubbing and edgewear to jacket, no tears or creases. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped ($14.95). 602 pages.
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$194.00
The Effects of Nuclear War

The Effects of Nuclear War

by Office of Technology Assessment. Congress of the United States

Totowa, New Jersey: Allanheld, Osman & Co., 1980. Hardcover. Second Printing, 1981. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering to spine. Near Fine book in a Very Good jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Dust stains to top edge. Jacket has fading to spine and a half-inch tear at top of front hinge. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. vii + 151 pages. This assessment was made in response to a request from the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations to examine the effects of... Read more
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$38.50
Political Control of the Economy

Political Control of the Economy

by Edward R. Tufte

Princeton: Princeton University Press, May 1978. Hardcover. First Edition, Second printing, 1978. Blue cloth over boards. Good+ book; no jacket. Some underlining. Price marks on FFEP. Sun fading to cover. Spine straight and tight. Not from a library. No remainder mark. x + 168 pages.
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$54.95
Harold Brown: Offsetting the Soviet Military Challenge 1977-1981

Harold Brown: Offsetting the Soviet Military Challenge 1977-1981

by Edward C. Keefer; Erin R. Mahan [ed.]

Washington, DC: Historical Office / Office of the Secretary of Defense, 2017. Near Fine/Very Good. Washington, DC: Historical Office / Office of the Secretary of Defense, 2017. First Edition. Thick octavo. 815 pages. Black and white illustrations. Photographic dust jacket. Red boards stamped in gilt. Volume IX in the Secretaries of Defense Historical Series. Dust jacket is lightly worn at extremities with a couple inoffensive indentations to front panel. Front board bows ever so slightly, but... Read more
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$125.00
Intended Consequences: Birth Control, Abortion, and the Federal Government in Modern America

Intended Consequences: Birth Control, Abortion, and the Federal Government in Modern America

by Donald T. Critchlow

1999-09-05. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be re-issue. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!
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$46.23
A Spy for All Seasons: My Life In The CIA

A Spy for All Seasons: My Life In The CIA

by Duane R. Clarridge

New York: Scribner, January 1997. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Near Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, ends bumped. Jacket clean and bright. Light edgewear. Not from a library. Not clipped. 430 pages.
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$32.80
The Side You Haven't Heard : Maurice Bishop Murder Trial : Testimony by the Defendants and Analysis by the NJM and Other Grenadians

The Side You Haven't Heard : Maurice Bishop Murder Trial : Testimony by the Defendants and Analysis by the NJM and Other Grenadians

by Friends for Jamaica (ed); Bernard Coard; Callistus Bernard; Ewart Layne; Phyllis Coard; Christopher Stroude; Grenadians for the Truth about October

St. George's, Grenada: Friends for Jamaica, 1986. Unbound Manuscript. Good. Occasional underlining and notes. Not from a library. 489 pages.Contents:Statement of Ramsey Clark, former U.S. Attorney General on the Illegal Trial of the Grenada 18 (13 pages) ; Part I: Whose struggle for power? (aka "Grenada 1983: Whose Struggle) (58 pages) ; Bernard Coard's statement ; (aka The Side You Havent' Heard : Bernard Coard Speaks to the Court in Grenada, 13-20 August 1986) (107 pages) ; Oct. 19--Lt. Callistus... Read more
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$100.00
Shadow War: The CIA's Secret War in Laos

Shadow War: The CIA's Secret War in Laos

by Kenneth J. Conboy; James Morrison

Boulder, Colorado: Paladin Press, 1995. Hardcover. Fine book in an As New jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. A few very light dust spots to edges. Jacket clean and bright. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. Suitable for gifting. x + 453 pages. 8.5 x 11.5 inches. This is the first comprehensive history of the CIA's largest paramilitary operation during the cold war. It took 10 years to write and involved interviews with 650 CIA case officers, U.S. military officials,... Read more
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$100.00
The Sierra Leone Review: a Journal of Policy Studies & Culture (Vol. III, No. 1, 1994)

The Sierra Leone Review: a Journal of Policy Studies & Culture (Vol. III, No. 1, 1994)

Washington, DC: Sierra Leone Institute for Policy Studies. Periodical. 1994. Very Good. Not from a library. Interior unmarked. Spine square and tight. No tears, creases, or folds. 163 pp. Contents: Transition Programme: A Hollow Promise?; Citizenship Law Reform: Is the Patrial Clause Racial Discrimination in the Constitution?; Historical Review of Elections in Sierra Leone; A Requiem for an Anti-Democratic Hero: The Life and Times of Sorie Ibrahim Koroma; A Survey of Graduate Theses & Dissertations;... Read more
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$30.00
Einstein On Peace

Einstein On Peace

by Albert Einstein; Bertrand Russell (preface); Otto Nathan (ed); Heinz Norden (ed)

New York: Avenel, 1981. Hardcover. Second Printing per number line. Very Good- book in a Good+ jacket. Unmarked. Spine straight and tight. Pages tanned. Edges heavily tanned and foxed. Jacket rubbed, spine faded, with one 1-inch and several shorter tears to top edge. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xiv + 704 pages.
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$46.95
Poèmes Militants

Poèmes Militants

by Ahmed Sékou Touré, Ahmed Sekou Toure

Conakry, Guinee: Parti Démocratique de Guinée, 1969. Rare. Hardcover. Inscribed by the author. Black leatherette boards stamped in gold. 81 pages. Includes nine poems written after the 1964 first edition was published. No publisher or city listed, but the front cover shows the elephant symbol of the Parti Démocratique de Guinée which published the much shorter first edition in paperback. Fine. Cover shows minor shelfwear, the most noticeable of which includes bumps to the spine and front cover.... Read more
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$695.00
A Thousand Days. John F. Kennedy in the White House

A Thousand Days. John F. Kennedy in the White House

by Arthur M. Schlesinger

Boston / Cambridge: Houghton Mifflin / Riverside Press, 1965. Hardcover. First Edition, fifth printing. Navy cloth over boards with gilt lettering in red title bands and boxes to spine and front cover. A handsome Near Fine book with No Jacket. Original owner's bookplate to front free endpaper, otherwise interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, head bumped. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Several small scratches to rear cover. xvi + 1087 pages. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National... Read more
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$18.95
Mission Italy: On the Front Lines of the Cold War

Mission Italy: On the Front Lines of the Cold War

by Richard N. Gardner; Zbigniew Brzezinski [Fwd.]

Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005. First Edition. Very Good/Very Good. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield, 2005. First Edition. Signed by the author with brief inscription on front free endpaper. Octavo; 349pp. Photographic dust jacket over black leatherette with gilt lettering to spine. Jacket lightly shelfworn, but with no chips, tears, or marks. Boards are sturdy and square. Binding is sound and pages unmarked.
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$35.00
No Apology; The Case For American Greatness

No Apology; The Case For American Greatness

by Romney, Mitt

New York: St. Martin's Press, 2010. First Edition / First Printing. Cloth. Fine/fine. Signed first edition, first printing of No Apologies by Mitt Romney. Octavo, x, 323pp. Blue cloth, title in silver on spine. Stated first edition with full number line on copyright page. Publishers dust jacket, fine, with $25.99 price on front flap, photograph of Mitt Romney on front cover. Inscribed by Mitt Romney on title page: "Jamie, Best Wishes, Mitt Romney / 3-22-10." Mitt Romney was the former governor of... Read more
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$45.00
The Wizards of Langley: Inside The CIA's Directorate of Science and Technology

The Wizards of Langley: Inside The CIA's Directorate of Science and Technology

by Jeffrey T. Richelson

Boulder, Colorado: Westview Press, April 2001. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Near Fine book in a Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight. Light dust stains to edges. Jacket clean and bright with a hint of edgewear. No tears, creases or folds. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xiv + 386 pages. In 1956, the CIA dramatically breached the Iron Curtain when its U-2 began overflying Soviet territory to photograph that nation's military installations. Four... Read more
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$35.70
Experiencing Rome: A Visual Exploration of Antiquity's Greatest Empire (The  Great Courses, 3430, DVD)

Experiencing Rome: A Visual Exploration of Antiquity's Greatest Empire (The Great Courses, 3430, DVD)

by Steven L. Tuck

Chantilly, Virginia: Teaching Company. DVD. 2009. Fine. Thirty-six 30-minute lectures on six Fine DVDs in three Fine original cases along with a Fine 147-page paperback Course Guidebook. No shrink-wrap, otherwise As New. Pristine inside and out. Not from a library. Suitable for gifting. Featuring more than 1,000 visuals Experiencing Rome draws on computer animations of Roman villas, actual artifacts, and revealing maps, along with breathtaking photography of Rome's statuary, mosaics, sculptural reliefs,... Read more
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$85.65
Did Monetary Forces Cause the Great Depression?

Did Monetary Forces Cause the Great Depression?

by Peter Temin

New York: W. W. Norton. Trade Paperback. December 17, 1975. Very Good. Interior unmarked. Spine straight, tight, and uncreased. Large dog-ear to rear cover. Not from a library. No remainder mark. xiv + 201 pages. Temin challenges Friedman's "money hypothesis" and sharply criticizes many features of the Keynesian "spending hypothesis."
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$39.95
China Hand: An Autobiography

China Hand: An Autobiography

by John Paton Davies Jr

Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012. Hardcover. First Edition / full number line. Good book in a Fine jacket. Underlining and notes, otherwise Fine. Not from a library. Not remainder mark. Not clipped. 376 pages.
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$35.65
General Walter Bedell Smith as Director of Central Intelligence, October 19 50-February 1953

General Walter Bedell Smith as Director of Central Intelligence, October 19 50-February 1953

by Ludwell L. Montague; Bruce D. Berkowitz (intro); Allan E. Goodman (intro)

University Park, Pennsylvania: Pennsylvania State University Press, July 1992. Hardcover. First Edition. Red cloth over boards with gold lettering to spine. As New book in a Fine jacket with light rubbing. No tears, creases or folds. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xxviii + 308 pages. The second volume in the official history of the CIA made available under the CIA's Historical Review Program. The author was a leading government official who participated in the interdepartmental... Read more
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$120.00
Political Change in Thailand: Democracy and Participation (Politics in Asia series)

Political Change in Thailand: Democracy and Participation (Politics in Asia series)

by Kevin Hewison

London & New York: Routledge. Trade Paperback. 1997. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight, and uncreased. Light rubbing to cover. Foxing to edges. Not from a library. No remainder mark. Not clipped. xvi + 301 pages.
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$56.95
The Handbook of Sierra Leone

The Handbook of Sierra Leone

by Sierra Leone. Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Rare! Freetown, Sierra Leone: Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, March 1980. Paperback. Near Fine. Interior pristine. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Cover clear and bright. Light shelfwear. 4to. 47 pages.
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$30.00
The Years of Lyndon Johnson: Vol. 1, The Path to Power

The Years of Lyndon Johnson: Vol. 1, The Path to Power

by Robert A. Caro

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, November 1982. Hardcover. First Edition, fifth printing, January 1983. Indigo cloth over boards with gilt lettering to spine and front board. Fine book in a Near Fine jacket. Interior pristine. Spine straight and tight, tail lightly bumped. Jacket clean and bright, but clipped. Not from a library. No remainder mark. xxiii + 882 pages.
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$43.75
To Survive Sensibly or to Court Heroic Death: Management of Guyana's Political Economy, 1965-85

To Survive Sensibly or to Court Heroic Death: Management of Guyana's Political Economy, 1965-85

by Tyrone Ferguson

Georgetown, Guyana: Public Affairs Consulting Enterprise. Paperback. 1999. Very Good. Text block pristine. Stamp from Austin's Book Services, Georgetown to title page. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Reading and shelf wear to covers. Adhesion damage to front cover (see photo). Not from a library. No remainder mark. xx + 443 pages.
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$65.70
Decisions for a Decade; Policies And Programs For The 1970s

Decisions for a Decade; Policies And Programs For The 1970s

by Kennedy, Edward M

Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc, 1968. First Edition. Cloth. Near fine/very good. First edition of Decisions for a Decade, inscribed by Senator Ted Kennedy. Octavo, 222pp. Blue cloth, printed title on spine. Stated "first edition" on copyright page. Publishers original dust jacket, very good, with small tear on front cover, wear on spine. Uncut edges. Inscribed by Senator Ted Kennedy on front title page, dated December 1968. Includes senate card. After the untimely death of his two older... Read more
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$225.00
The Case Against Barack Obama.  The Unlikely Rise and Unexamined Agenda of the Media's Favorite Candidate

The Case Against Barack Obama. The Unlikely Rise and Unexamined Agenda of the Media's Favorite Candidate

by Freddoso, David

Washington: Regnery Publishing. 2008. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 290 pages Sober, fair, and thoroughly researched - and all the more powerful and provacative because of it- this book removes the halo from a man less qualified, and more radical, than the mainstream media has let you know. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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AU$14.00