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Image for Parade Arkansas Gazette July 22 1956

Parade Arkansas Gazette July 22 1956

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Parade Publications: 1956

Seller ID: 054544


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. View more info

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Madam Secretary : A Memoir

By: Albright, Madeleine

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co: 2003

Seller ID: 047491


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. View more info

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The Fraser Canyon - Valley of Death

By: Anderson Frank

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Canada, Frontier Publishing: 1979

Seller ID: 007229


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The John F. Kennedy Library Exhibit

By: Anon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: USA, National Geographic Society: 1964

Seller ID: 037149


12 page illustrated booklet. A very good clean, uncreased copy. View more info

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As If an Enemy's Country : The British Occupation of Boston and the Origins of Revolution

By: Archer, Richard

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Oxford University Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060444


Remarkably fresh examination of the story of the British occupation of Boston in the years before the Revolution. Part of the Pivotal Moments in American History Series. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 284 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Rebel-in-Chief : Inside the Bold and Controversial Presidency of George W. Bush

By: Barnes, Fred

Price: £10.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Crown Forum: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046017


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. View more info

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Dollars and Dictators : Guide to Central America

By: Barry, Tom; Wood, Beth

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Zed Press: 1984

Seller ID: 051018


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. View more info

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A Short History of the American Civil War

By: Basler, Roy P

Price: £12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Basic Books: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005041


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Historians' History of the United States - Two Volume Set

By: Berky, Andrew, S. & Shenton, James P.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1966

Seller ID: 051386


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. View more info

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The Weight of Vengeance : The United States, the British Empire, and the War of 1812

By: Bickham, Troy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Oxford University Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063403


Provocative new account of America's forgotten war, underscoring its significance for both sides by placing it in global context. Clean, square hardback in a d/w. Appears unread - 325 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Girls From Esquire

By: Birmingham, Frederick A. (introduction)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Arthur Barker: 1953

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 032489


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. View more info

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Britain Salutes New York 1983

By: Bishop, James (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London & Basingstoke, The Illustrated London News: 1983

Edition: Souvenir Edition

Seller ID: 049580


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. View more info

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The Ohio Theatre 1928-1978

By: Bishop, Mary; Coe, Fred; David, Clive; Ellies, Carol; Bill Kight, Jim Marsico, Guy Salvato, and Woods, Alan (Editorial Committee)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, USA, Columbus Association of Art: 1978

Edition: Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 062178


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for War for America : The Fight for Independence 1775-1783

War for America : The Fight for Independence 1775-1783

By: Black, Jeremy (Editor)

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Alan Sutton Publishing: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063343


Informative study of the American War of Independence examining the reasons why Britain failed to retain the Thirteen Colonies. Faint sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 268 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Modern Conservative and the Liberal Image

By: Brainard, Maurice W.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Whittier, CA, USA., Constructive Action, Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: 055078


Answers many of the questions and accusations levelled at the modern American conservative. Clean tight paperback - 255 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Andrew Jackson : His Life and Times

By: Brands, H. W.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Anchor Books: 2006

Seller ID: 063254


Professor Brands reshapes our understanding of this fascinating man, and of the Age of Democracy that he ushered in. Clean, bright, large volume paperback which appears unread - 620 pages including index. Prompt dispatch View more info

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Abraham Lincoln

By: Brogan, D. W.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Duckworth: 1974

Edition: Revised & Abridged Edition

Seller ID: 005015


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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American Aspects

By: Brogan, D. W.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005016


A collection of essays concentrate on the American scene. It includes a reappraisal 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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The American Character

By: Brogan, D.W.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Alfred A. Knopf: 1944

Seller ID: 051050


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. View more info

Image for Image of the New World : The American Continent Portrayed in Native Texts

Image of the New World : The American Continent Portrayed in Native Texts

By: Brotherston, Gordon

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1979

Seller ID: 051023


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. View more info