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Parade Arkansas Gazette July 22 1956
1 Parade Arkansas Gazette July 22 1956
New York, NY, USA Parade Publications 1956 Soft Cover Reading Copy Folio 
Small tears to margins and quitre fragile else a good clean copy of this 1950s Sunday picture magazine which has articles on Clark Gable and Marily Monroe. 23 pages. Numerous contemporary adverts. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Madam Secretary : A Memoir, Albright, Madeleine
2 Albright, Madeleine Madam Secretary : A Memoir
London Macmillan & Co 2003 140503369X / 9781405033695 Hard Back Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Valuable contribution to political history as the highest-ranking woman in the history of the United States tells her unforgettable story for the first time. Bright square copy in an unclipped d/w - 562 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The Fraser Canyon - Valley of Death, Anderson Frank
3 Anderson Frank The Fraser Canyon - Valley of Death
Canada Frontier Publishing 1979 0919214134 / 9780919214132 Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
A guide to the canyon which stretches from Lytton to Agassiz which was named after Simon Fraser, the first white man to traverse it. A good clean copy illustrated with b.w. photographs. Frontier book No 13. 56 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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The John F. Kennedy Library Exhibit, Anon
4 Anon The John F. Kennedy Library Exhibit
USA National Geographic Society 1964 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
12 page illustrated booklet. A very good clean, uncreased copy. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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As If an Enemy's Country : The British Occupation of Boston and the Origins of Revolution, Archer, Richard
5 Archer, Richard As If an Enemy's Country : The British Occupation of Boston and the Origins of Revolution
New York, NY, USA Oxford University Press 2010 0195382471 / 9780195382471 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Remarkably fresh examination of the story of the British occupation of Boston in the years before hte Revolution. Part of the Pivotal Moments in American History Series. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 284 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War - The Eve of War, Ayers, Edward L
6 Ayers, Edward L Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War - The Eve of War
USA W. W. Norton & Co. 2000 0393046044 / 9780393046045 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good 
Hardcover in dustwrapper and CD Rom presented in slipcase. All in very good condition. Portrays two neighbouring communities in the Shenandoah Valley in the years before, during and after the Civil War. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Rebel-in-Chief : Inside the Bold and Controversial Presidency of George W. Bush, Barnes, Fred
7 Barnes, Fred Rebel-in-Chief : Inside the Bold and Controversial Presidency of George W. Bush
New York, NY, USA Crown Forum 2006 0307336492 / 9780307336491 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The result of the author's extraordinary access to the Bush administration and the rare one-to-one interviews with the President, enabling him to assertain the president's view of himself and the presidency. Clean bright copy, which appears unread, in an unclipped d/w - 220 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Dollars and Dictators : Guide to Central America, Barry, Tom; Wood, Beth
8 Barry, Tom; Wood, Beth Dollars and Dictators : Guide to Central America
London Zed Press 1984 0862321689 / 9780862321680 Soft Cover Very Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Written in the mid 1980's a comprehensive and detailed overview of the Central American political economy - profiling each country and commenting on the important issues of the time. Tanning to page edges else a good clean paperback. 263 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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A Short History of the American Civil War, Basler, Roy P
9 Basler, Roy P A Short History of the American Civil War
New York, NY, USA Basic Books 1967 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7"" - 9"" tall" 
The author deftly narrates the flow of war and events that constituted the most catastrophic- and yet in some ways the most glorious- period of American history. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear and minor loss to spine - 140 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
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The Historians' History of the United States  - Two Volume Set, Berky, Andrew, S. & Shenton, James P.
10 Berky, Andrew, S. & Shenton, James P. The Historians' History of the United States - Two Volume Set
New York, NY, USA G.P. Putnam's Sons 1966 Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Focuses on the pivital events of American history and the historians who recorded the events- who told the truth as they interpreted it thus offering the reader the American story through American eyes. Two volume set - both volumes very clean in dustwrappers which have faded to spine strips and with volume I having small tear to spine strip. Presented in a grey slipcase which has been reinforced with tape. 1384 pages including index - in two volumes. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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The Girls From Esquire, Birmingham, Frederick A. (introduction)
11 Birmingham, Frederick A. (introduction) The Girls From Esquire
London Arthur Barker 1953 First British Edition Hard Cover Very Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Anthology of short fiction stories and 30 full-page cartoons from the pages of 'Esquire Magazine' celebrating women. Good, square hardback in an unclipped d/w which shows some wear & tear and minor loss - 308 pages. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Britain Salutes New York 1983, Bishop, James (editor)
12 Bishop, James (editor) Britain Salutes New York 1983
London & Basingstoke The Illustrated London News 1983 Souvenir Edition Soft Cover Very Good Folio 
Official programme celebrating the 200th anniversary of the signature of the treaty of Paris which finally brought an end to the War of Independence. Clean, large format copy with a typed itinerary of what is believed Paul Channon's programme. 108 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Ohio Theatre 1928-1978, Bishop, Mary; Coe, Fred;  David, Clive; Ellies, Carol; Bill Kight, Jim Marsico, Guy Salvato, and Woods, Alan  (Editorial Committee)
13 Bishop, Mary; Coe, Fred; David, Clive; Ellies, Carol; Bill Kight, Jim Marsico, Guy Salvato, and Woods, Alan (Editorial Committee) The Ohio Theatre 1928-1978
Columbus, OH, USA Columbus Association of Art 1978 Anniversary Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Limited edition published to commemorate the theatre's Golden Jubilee A retrospective in words and pictures and dedicated to all who continue to support the Ohio. Clean, large format hardback - 144 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
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Crisis of Empire : Britain and America in the Eighteenth Century, Black, Jeremy
14 Black, Jeremy Crisis of Empire : Britain and America in the Eighteenth Century
London Continuum 2008 1847252435 / 9781847252432 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Focuses on a key period which moulded the character of the British Empire and of the USA and thus of this relationship. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 216 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Modern Conservative and the Liberal Image, Brainard, Maurice W.
15 Brainard, Maurice W. The Modern Conservative and the Liberal Image
Whittier, CA, USA. Constructive Action, Inc. 1967 Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Answers many of the questions and accusations levelled at the modern American conservative. Clean tight paperback - 255 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Abraham Lincoln, Brogan, D. W.
16 Brogan, D. W. Abraham Lincoln
London Duckworth 1974 0715608657 / 9780715608654 Revised & Abridged Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7"" - 9"" tall" 
New edition revised by Hugh Brogan. Some light tanning to page edges, text remains unaffected. A very good, clean copy in unclipped jacket. 145 pages including bibliography. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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American Aspects, Brogan, D. W.
17 Brogan, D. W. American Aspects
London Hamish Hamilton 1964 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7"" - 9"" tall" 
A collection of essays concentrate on the American scene. It includes a reapraisal of the Civil War, a dissection of the state of Anglo-American relations, a British view on American politics and culture, and a vitally important look at the US at the time of JFK's assassination. Excellent copy in very good unclipped d/w which has been protected in clear film. 195 pages." 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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The American Character, Brogan, D.W.
18 Brogan, D.W. The American Character
New York, NY, USA Alfred A. Knopf 1944 Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Written in the 1940's and designed to make American principles and attitudes more intelligible to the British public. Good clean hardback which shows some wear and freying to cloth at head of spine. 169 pages. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Image of the New World : The American Continent Portrayed in Native Texts, Brotherston, Gordon
19 Brotherston, Gordon Image of the New World : The American Continent Portrayed in Native Texts
London Thames & Hudson 1979 0500012067 / 9780500012062 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Through commentaries and translations of carefully selected text it tells a story not widely known of everyday experiences of native people in every part of the continent, and of their sufferings in time of war or famine, and not least at the hands of the invaders from the Old World. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. Slight yellowing to page edges. 324 pages including index.Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Through These Men, Brown John Mason
20 Brown John Mason Through These Men
London Hamish Hamilton 1956 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
A picture of some outstanding men who shaped America's political life and outlook. A very good, clean copy in unclipped dustjacket. 302 pages including index. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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