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Image for By the Banks of the Neva: Chapters from the Lives and Careers of the British in Eighteenth-Century Russia

By the Banks of the Neva: Chapters from the Lives and Careers of the British in Eighteenth-Century Russia

By: Cross, Anthony

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 12294

ISBN: 0521552931

Condition: As New


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Arizona Biltmore: Jewel of the Desert

By: Crutchfield, James A. (text) and Robin Hood (photographs)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Franklin, TN, Grandin Hood Publishers: 2014

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26969

ISBN: 0983821887

Condition: New


A photographic history of the Arizona Biltmore, Phoenix, Arizona, constructed in 1929. Beautifully illustrated with color photographs by Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Robin Hood. View more info

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RebeliĆ³n Teamster

By: Dobbs, Farrell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Pathfinder Press: 2004

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27787

ISBN: 0873489721

Condition: Fine


The 1934 strikes that built the industrial union movement in Minneapolis and helped pave the way for the CIO, recounted by a central leader of that battle. Text in Spanish. View more info

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Every Day Life in The Massachusetts Bay Colony

By: Dow, George Francis

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities: 1935

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10967

Condition: Very Good


1 of 1000 copies; wear to bottom of boards and corners of covers, previous owner's bookplate, lacking dust jacket. Contains 14 chapters, 8 appendixes, and 106 illustrations. View more info

Image for Historic Shawnee County: The Story of Topeka & Shawnee County

Historic Shawnee County: The Story of Topeka & Shawnee County

By: Duncan, Spencer L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, Historical Publishing Network: 2005

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25929

ISBN: 1893619435

Condition: As New


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Image for East Lake Country Club History: Home Course of Bobby Jones

East Lake Country Club History: Home Course of Bobby Jones

By: Elliott, Charles

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Cherokee Publishing Co: 1984

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 22481

ISBN: 0877970920

Condition: New


This is the history of East Lake -- from the days when transportation to the club was provided by street car through the years of upheaval when the No. 2 golf course was sold and the separation from the Atlanta Athletic Club was made. And, how the personal sacrifices of one man saved this club from oblivion so that those great traditions might endure. Bobby Jones and East Lake grew up together and became in the eyes of golf as one. Men of golf from around the world... View more info

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The First 100 Years: Denver Rotary Celebrates a Century of Service

By: Fetter, Rosemary

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Denver, CO, Rotary Club of Denver: 2011

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 27097

ISBN: 1578646987

Condition: As New


signed by author. Illustrated with vintage and contemporary photographs. View more info

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Bright Skies and Dark Shadows

By: Field, Henry M.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1890

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 24375

Condition: Near Fine


abrasion to front endpaper from sticker removal. Recollections of a minister's travels through the wartime South, with a long chapter treating of the battle of Franklin, Tenn. Illustrated with a color map of the Peninsula of Florida, a black and white map From Columbia to Spring Hill, a black and white map of the Battle-Field of Franklin, and a color map of The Shenandoah Valley, Illustrating the Valley Campaign of Stonewall Jackson. View more info

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Narrative of a Journey Down the Ohio and Mississippi in 1789-90 with a Memoir and Illustrative Notes by Lyman C. Draper

By: Forman, Major Samuel S.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Robert Clarke & Co: 1888

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25974

Condition: Near Fine


original publisher's cloth with gilt title to front cover; spine lightly faded and rubbed, appears unread. Forman (1765-1862) wrote this narrative in 1849, nearly 60 years after the journey. View more info

Image for The Modern Port: Its Facilities and Cargo Handling Problems

The Modern Port: Its Facilities and Cargo Handling Problems

By: Fugl-Meyer, Helge

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Danish Technical Press: 1957

Seller ID: 26424

Condition: Very Good


small ink mark on bottom edge of text block, lacking dust jacket. This volume is intended to be a compendium on its special field and at the same time a text book for students of port engineering. Illustrated with 77 black and white figures. View more info

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A History of Belhaven College

By: Gordon, James F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Jackson, MS, Belhaven College: 1983

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26346

Condition: Fine


dust jacket with chip to head of spine, chip to top edge of back panel, tear at bottom edge of read panel. View more info

Image for Broadway: The Grand Canyon of American Business

Broadway: The Grand Canyon of American Business

By: Gratke, John A. (introduction)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Broadway Association: 1926

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 26893

Condition: Very Good


not issued with a dust jacket, inscribed by one of the contributors; bumping to bottom corner of front board and first few pages, owner's book plate on front pastedown. Published on the 300th anniversary of New York. Contains 36 short essays by various New Yorkers. View more info

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The Lost Colony: A Symphonic Drama of American History

By: Green, Paul (text) and Laurence G. Avery (editor)

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, The University of North Carolina Press: 2001

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27066

ISBN: 0807849707

Condition: Near Fine


slight curl to corners of covers. Illustrated with photographs of the production. View more info

Image for Making the Nonprofit Sector in the United States: A Reader

Making the Nonprofit Sector in the United States: A Reader

By: Hammack, David C. (editor)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press: 1998

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27033

ISBN: 0253214106

Condition: Fine


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Image for Bermuda Forts 1612-1957

Bermuda Forts 1612-1957

By: Harris, Dr. Edward Cecil, F. S. A.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Bermuda, Bermuda Maritime Museum Press: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25987

ISBN: 0921560117

Condition: Near Fine


Slight bumping to corners of front cover, fading to portions of rear panel of dust jacket. View more info

Image for Adventures in Research: A History of Ames Research Center 1940-1965

Adventures in Research: A History of Ames Research Center 1940-1965

By: Hartman, Edwin P.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, NASA: 1970

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 13418

Condition: Fine


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Image for Where the Saints Have Trod: A History of the First Baptist Church of Alpharetta, 1905-1998

Where the Saints Have Trod: A History of the First Baptist Church of Alpharetta, 1905-1998

By: Hatfield, A. Ben

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Alpharetta, GA, A. Ben Hatfield: 1998

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 28254

Condition: As New


inscribed by author. Illustrated with black and white photographs. View more info

Image for The Border Wars of the Upper Ohio Valley: 1769-1794

The Border Wars of the Upper Ohio Valley: 1769-1794

By: Hintzen, William

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Manchester, CT, Precision Shooting: 1999

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 26933

ISBN: 1931220069

Condition: As New


second edition, April 2001. Individuals with an interest in American history, in recent years have been increaingly drawn to the previously-overlooked saga of the opening of the Eastern frontier. Here, two and a half decades of unrelenting warfare between the Indians and the settlers far transcended, for sheer ferocity, bloodiness and body count, anything in the annals of the West by a wide margin. View more info

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Celebrating Community: Newport, New Hampshire 1761-2011: 250 Years and Beyond

By: Hooper, Jayna Huot

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Newport, NH, Newport Historical Society: 2011

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27681

Condition: Fine


pictorial boards, not issued with a dust jacket. Illustrated with vintage black and white photographs. View more info

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A Century of Leicester

By: Jenkins, Jess and Robin Jenkins

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Marks and Spencer: 2005

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26375

ISBN: 0750940948

Condition: As New


1st thus; dust jacket with fading to edges. This fine selection of photographs illustrates the transformation that has taken place in Leicester during the 20th century, offering insight into the daily lives and living conditions of local people during a century of change. View more info