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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

Condition: Reading Copy


Small tears to margins and quite fragile else a good clean copy of this 1950s Sunday picture magazine which has articles on Clark Gable and Marilyn Monroe. 23 pages. Numerous contemporary adverts. View more info

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Hungary Today

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Budapest, Hungary, Pannonia Press: 1961

Edition: English Edition

Seller ID: 066398

Condition: Good


Issued by the Central Statistical Office well over half-a-century ago and now serves as a nostalgic look back at the Eastern European country. 189 pages including an attached, fold-out colour map inside cover. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Voodoo Histories : The Role of the Conspiracy Theory in Shaping Modern History

Voodoo Histories : The Role of the Conspiracy Theory in Shaping Modern History

By: Aaronovitch, David

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060994

ISBN: 0224074709

Condition: Near Fine


Entertaining and enlightening book - aimed to provide ammunition for those who have found themselves at the wrong end of a conversation about Pearl Harbour, 9/11, moon landings, JFK, Diana etc. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some light sunning - 358 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Concise History of Sweden

By: Aberg, Alf

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Sweden, Lts Forlag: 1987

Edition: English Edition

Seller ID: 066024

ISBN: 9136026220

Condition: Very Good


104 page booklet translated from the Swedish by Gordon Elliott. Clean, glossy copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Two Italies : Economic Relations Between the Norman Kingdom of Sicily and the Northern Communes

The Two Italies : Economic Relations Between the Norman Kingdom of Sicily and the Northern Communes

By: Abulafia, David

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2005

Edition: Paperback Re-Issue

Seller ID: 060558

ISBN: 0521023068

Condition: As New


Part of the Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Third Series - Volume 9.. Study of the economic development of different areas of twelfth-century Italy whose commercial interests were closely inter-related. Clean, bright copy which appears unread - 310 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for By the Sword Divided : Eyewitnesses of the English Civil War

By the Sword Divided : Eyewitnesses of the English Civil War

By: Adair, John

Price: £11.00

Publisher: London, Century Publishing Co Ltd: 1983

Seller ID: 017998

ISBN: 0712602410

Condition: Near Fine


The personal accounts of more than 50 participants in the war, skilfully arranged, juxtaposed and placed in context by John Adair's sympathetic text providing an authentic sound and feel of the times of the Civil War. Clean, bright copy with slight wear and tear to d/w. 240 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

Image for Sovereignty and Revolution in the Iberian Atlantic

Sovereignty and Revolution in the Iberian Atlantic

By: Adelman, Jeremy

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, USA, Princeton University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063357

ISBN: 069112664X

Condition: Near Fine


Takes a bold new look at both Spain's and Portugal's New World empires in a trans-Atlantic context, offering a new understanding of Latin American and Atlantic history. Clean, square hardback in a d/w. Appears unread - 409 pages including index. Prompt dispatch View more info

Image for Corsets to Camouflage : Women and War (SIGNED COPY)

Corsets to Camouflage : Women and War (SIGNED COPY)

By: Adie, Kate

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 064175

ISBN: 0340820608

Condition: Very Good


Celebrates the role of women during the twentieth century in war from nursing to land girl, to fighter pilot, revealing the way that the press have viewed uniformed women and illuminating the experiences of women themselves. Flat SIGNED by the author to the half-title page Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Glossy, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 246 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Britain Alone : June 1940-June 1941

Britain Alone : June 1940-June 1941

By: Agar, Herbert

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051748

ISBN: 0370103092

Condition: Very Good


Examines the period, still hardly credible, which saved the Western world when the author was campaigning for his fellow Americans to join the war and not be 'content to give or sell arms to our friends in order that they should die in our defence'. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light sunning to spine and protected in a plastic jacket - 227 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Yugoslavia

By: Alain, Pierre

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Geneva, Switzerland, Minerva: 1985

Seller ID: 046753

Condition: Very Good


Now serves as a nostalgic look back on a beautiful country in happier times with colour photographs and commentary. Large format copy in pictorial laminated boards. Previous owner's details to ffep - 88 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Cyprus Guerrilla : Grivas Makarios and the British

Cyprus Guerrilla : Grivas Makarios and the British

By: Alastos, Doros

Price: £150.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann Limited: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058161

Condition: Good


The author, an authority on Cyprus who personally knows Makarios and other religious, political and military leaders, gives an account of the revolt and analyses its causes, documenting many of the incidents during the four dangerous and violent years before the Zurich Agreements were signed in London in February 1959. Good clean copy in a somewhat tatty, unclipped d/w with small losses and a tear down middle of front cover - 224 pages including index and b/w photographs. View more info

Image for Blood-Red the Roses : Wars of the Roses

Blood-Red the Roses : Wars of the Roses

By: Alderman, Clifford Lindsey

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Folkestone, Kent, Bailey Bros.& Swinfen Ltd: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065891

ISBN: 0561001723

Condition: Good


Clean, square, EX-LIBRARY copy with the usual markings. Analyses the thirty-five struggle for the throne of England and its after effects. Unclipped d/w protected in a plastic jacket - 191 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Heinemann Advanced History : British Imperial & Foreign Policy 1846-1980

Heinemann Advanced History : British Imperial & Foreign Policy 1846-1980

By: Aldred, John

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 2004

Seller ID: 063094

ISBN: 0435327534

Condition: Very Good


Written to help students studying the rise and fall of Britain's imperial power, and the policies adopted during this period. Very good clean large format paperback. 188 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Natural Gas, Basic Science and Technology

Natural Gas, Basic Science and Technology

By: Alec Melvin

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, IOP Publishing: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063883

ISBN: 0852744781

Condition: Very Good


Covers the sources and origins of natural gas; the physics of seismic exploration; the thermodynamics of gas and liquid systems; the development of instrumentation for measurement of high pressure flows and of calorific value; and the physics and chemistry of combustion processes relevant to utilization of natural gas. Very good clean hardback in jacket which shows signs of light shelfwear. 221 pages including index. Illustrated with charts and diagrams. British Gas stamp on front endpaper. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Battle of Britain  - SIGNED COPY

Battle of Britain - SIGNED COPY

By: Alfred Price

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson military: 1990

Seller ID: 063142

ISBN: 1854090313

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED on the title page with the inscription "To Group Captain David, with best wishes and thanks for your help, Alfred Price" - There is a further inscription on page 62 & 63 next to the piece on Pilot Officer Dennis David (one of "the Few") which reads "For Margaret - The finest partner a man could ever wish for, and I love you with all my heart - Dennis July,1990." Authentic account of the hardest-fought day of the battle when 68 British and 69 German aircraft were destroyed, a combined loss greater than on any other day. Clean square hardback in a d/w - 96 pages. ... View more info

Image for The Anglo-American Relationship Since 1783

The Anglo-American Relationship Since 1783

By: Allen, H.C.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1959

Seller ID: 055290

Condition: Good


Written in the 1950s it examines the relationship between the two nations - covering such topics as economic dealings, social and political contacts, the cultural tie; emotional bonds, and the diplomatic relationship. Good clean hardback - front endpaper clipped to top corner. Previous owner's sticker to front pastedown. 247 pages including index. View more info

Image for The Correspondence of Lord Acton and Richard Simpson: Volume 1

The Correspondence of Lord Acton and Richard Simpson: Volume 1

By: Altholz, Josef L. & McElrath, Damian

Price: £19.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambrdige University Press: 2008

Seller ID: 055842

ISBN: 0521083559

Condition: As New


Volume 1 covers the period between February 1858 -August 1859. With full introduction and explanatory notes. As new, unread paperback. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Correspondence of Lord Acton and Richard Simpson: Volume 2

By: Altholz, Josef L. & McElrath, Damian

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambrdige University Press: 2008

Seller ID: 055843

ISBN: 0521083699

Condition: As New


Volume 2 covers the period between September 1859 - June 1862 when Acton was editor of the Rambler until its transformation into the Home and Foreign Review. As new, unread paperback. 342 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Correspondence of Lord Acton and Richard Simpson: Volume 3

By: Altholz, Josef L. & McElrath, Damian

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2008

Seller ID: 062591

ISBN: 052108380X

Condition: As New


Volume 3 covers the period between July 1862 and Simpson's death. 369 pages including index. As new, unread paperback. 342 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for From Chantry to Oxfam: A Short History of Charity and Charity Legislation

From Chantry to Oxfam: A Short History of Charity and Charity Legislation

By: Alvey, Norman;British Association for Local History

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Phillimore for the British Association for Local History: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052758

ISBN: 0850338816

Condition: Good


Provides a summary of the progress of charity-giving, and the legislative framework within which it operated, from the early sixteenth century to modern times. Slight curl to covers else a very good clean copy. 76 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs and pictures. View more info