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The Georgia Historical Quarterly, Volume LXXXVI, Spring 2002, Number 1

By: Bailey, Anne J. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Savannah, GA, Georgia Historical Society: 2002

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27338

Condition: Near Fine


rubbing to cover. Contains five articles: The Classical Tradition in Georgia by Robert Goon, with 5 illustrations; The Rise and Fall of William McIntosh: Authority and Identity on the Early American Frontier by Andrew K. Frank, with 4 illustrations; The Women Rising: Cotton, Class, and Confederate Georgia's Rioting Women by Teresa Crisp Williams and David Williams, with 6 illustrations; The Archer from the Cherokee Hills by Mauriel P. Joslyn, with 3 illustrations and ... View more info

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The Georgia Historical Quarterly, Volume LXXXVI, Winter 2002, Number 4

By: Bailey, Anne J. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Savannah, GA, Georgia Historical Society: 2002

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27339

Condition: Near Fine


tiny spot on front cover. Contains five articles: The Colonial Plan of Augusta by Thomas Heard Robertson, Jr., with 8 illustrations and the cover illustration; A Haven of Benignity: Conflict and Cooperation Between Eighteenth-Century Savannah Jews by Mark I. Greenberg with 4 illustrations; The Georgia Odyssey of the Confederate Gold by Robert Scott Davis, with 4 illustrations; The Man Who Builded on a Rock Was Wise: The Genesis of Elberton's Granite Industry, 1882-190... View more info

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The Georgia Historical Quarterly, Volume LXXXVI, Fall 2002, Number 3

By: Bailey, Anne J. (editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Savannah, GA, Georgia Historical Society: 2002

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27353

Condition: Very Good


corner crease to bottom corner of cover and several pages, rubbing to covers. Contains four articles: Bearing Feathers of the Eagle: Tomochichi's Trip to England by Julie Anne Sweet, with 6 illustrations and the cover illustration; The Georgia Peach and the Southern Quest for Commercial Equity and Independence, 1843-1861 by John D. Fair, with 6 illustrations; Progressive Slaveholders: Planters, Intellectuals, and Georgia's Antebellum Economic Development by Chad Morga... View more info

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Stroll Around the Square in Cumming

By: Barrett, Gladyse K.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cumming, GA, Gladyse K. Barrett: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27031

Condition: Very Good


not issued with a dust jacket; slight rubbing near foot of spine. A history of Cumming, Georgia illustrated with vintage photographs and pencil sketches. View more info

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Historic Places and Events in Northern Virginia: Bicentennial 200th Anniversary

By: Beverley, Marshall J. (compiler)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Alexandria, VA, United Virginia Bank/National: 1974

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26874

Condition: Very Good


slight curl to corners of front cover, light soiling to back cover. Profusely illustrated. View more info

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The History of Western Carolina College: The Progress of an Idea

By: Bird, William Ernest

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, The University of North Carolina Press: 1963

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26986

Condition: Near Fine


light foxing to edges of text block, dust jacket with edge wear along top edge. View more info

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Past & Repast: The History and Hospitality of the Missouri Governor's Mansion

By: Bond, Carolyn (foreword)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Jefferson City, MO, Missouri Mansion Preservation: 1983

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26823

ISBN: 0913504831

Condition: Fine


1st printing of 10,000 copies, color brochure for book laid-in; dust jacket slightly wrinkled at head of spine and lightly rubbed at tips. View more info

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Invention in America

By: Bourne, Russell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Golden, CO, Fulcrum Publishing: 1996

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27238

ISBN: 1555912311

Condition: As New


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Industrial Society in England Towards the End of the Eighteenth Century

By: Bowden, Witt

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1925

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 12303

Condition: Fine


lacking dust jacket. This work is concerned with the period of English history when changes were going on which have commonly been described by the term industrial revolution. There is no agreement, however, even among historians, as to the meaning of the phrase. There is a tendency to use the term in connection with a long succession of historical events, with a continuing process that is in reality evolutionary in character. Chapters include: The Age of Invention... View more info

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A Dream Takes Flight: Hartsfield Atlanta International Airport and Aviation in Atlanta

By: Braden, Betsy and Paul Hagan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Athens, GA, The University of Georgia Press: 1989

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27950

ISBN: 0820311405

Condition: As New


Illustrated with photographs and diagrams. View more info

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Historic Photos of Palm Beach County

By: Bramson, Seth H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Turner Publishing: 2007

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 25876

ISBN: 1596524022

Condition: As New


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Reflections of a Desert Town, Edition II

By: Brock, Patricia

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Maricopa, AZ, Patricia Brock: 2007

Edition: 2nd

Seller ID: 27183

Condition: Near Fine


not issued with a dustjacket; shallow indentation on front cover. This is the second, expanded edition of the book first published in 2000. Limited to 1000 copies, this 360-page book highlights Maricopa Arizona's historical past and its people, as well as information about Maricopa's recent growth. View more info

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The Mirador Room: Memories of an Era, 1939-1998

By: Bryant, James C.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Capital City Club: 1999

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26065

Condition: Near Fine


two faint stains on the back cover and slight rubbing at the top and bottom edges. An important and extremely scarce piece of Atlantiana, only 5 copies appear in institutional libraries (per OCLC). This is a history of place, people, and events, richly illustrated in color and black & white photos. The Mirador Room at the Capital City Club in Atlanta was designed in 1939 by Philip Trammel Shutze, legendary architect of the Swan House and many other Atlanta architect... View more info

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Capital City Club: The First One Hundred Years, 1883-1983

By: Bryant, James C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, The Capital City Club: 1991

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27415

Condition: As New


This is the centennial history of Atlanta's Capital City Club, illustrated with black and white and color photographs. View more info

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The Trojan War: With Introductory Notes on the Grecian Divinities Adapted from the Age of Fable

By: Bulfinch, Thomas

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Kurt H. Volk: 1957

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26748

Condition: As New


not issued with a dust jacket; in as new slipcase. Chapters include: The Grecian Divinities, The Trojan War, The Iliad, The Fall of Troy, and Menelaus and Helen. View more info

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Women in Atlanta

By: Catron-Sullivan, Staci and Susan Neill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2007

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 27607

ISBN: 0738517453

Condition: New


The photographs in this book, drawn from the collections of the James G. Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center, depict Atlanta women at work and at play from the mid-19th century to the 1970s. View more info

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Adventurous Pursuits: Americans and the China Trade 1784-1844

By: Christman, Margaret C. S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Washington, National Portrait Gallery: 1984

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 10095

Condition: New


The catalogue of an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, March 16 to September 30, 1984. View more info

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Adventurous Pursuits: Americans and the China Trade 1784-1844

By: Christman, Margaret C. S.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Washington, National Portrait Gallery: 1984

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16857

Condition: As New


full leather presentation edition dated September 25, 1984; all edges gilt. The catalogue of an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, March 16 to September 30, 1984. View more info

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Glancing Backward: Albany, Georgia 1836-1896

By: Clive, Carolyn, Frances Drake, and Tom Liner (editors)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Albany, GA, Sesquicentennial Publication Committee: 1986

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26393

Condition: Fine


The sesquicentennial history of Albany, Georgia. Profusely illustrated in black and white. View more info

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Chinese Army War College Student Directory

By: Collier, Harry H. and Paul Chin-Chin Lai

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Tapei, Taiwan, Office of the Military Historian: 1969

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 26327

Condition: Near Fine


not issued with dust jacket; light rubbing to covers. In its original form this directory of Army War College students was published as an incomplete compilation in Nanking in 1935. This 1935 volume contained some of the names and some of the pictures of students from the first through eleventh classes at the War College; it is reproduced here in its entirety. In addition, biographical data about additional students whose names were omitted from the 1935 volume has ... View more info