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Reforger Military Dictionary : Publication #676-634

By: 3rd Armored Cavalry, US Army

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1976

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013693

Condition: Fine


013693: "Compiled by the 66th Military Intelligence Detachment, Fort Bliss, Texas, at the request of the Commander, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment. During REFORGER '75 the 3rd Armored Calvary Regiment experienced difficulty in communicating with German counterparts due to the apparent language barrier and the shortage of trained linguists. As a result, this dictionary of military terminology was prepared to assist all REFORGER units while operating in Germany." Co... View more info

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Walking The Hudson Batt To Bear : From The Battery To Bear Mountain

By: Adler, Cy A.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Green Eagle Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 007411

ISBN: 0914018043

Condition: Very Good


007411: Lower corner of front cover is slightly creased. Otherwise, covers and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Includes many black & white pictures as well as detailed maps. "A Unique Guide to Walking the First 50 or so Miles of the Proposed Hudson River Shore Trail. This book will guide fishermen, bird watchers, saunterers, environmentalists, and vacationers as well as walkers. It desc... View more info

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Hacking Movable Type

By: Allen, Jay / Choate, Brad / Hammersley, Ben / Haughey, Matthew / Raynes, David

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana, Wiley Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 005420

ISBN: 076457499X

Condition: Fine


005420: Lower corner of front cover is slightly creased. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. First Printing Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Foreword by Ben and Mena Trott. "Movable Type, that amazingly powerful personal publishing application, is the superhero of the Internet age. But when you push, poke, stretch, and otherwise coax it into producing even more, the possibilities for your Web content are simply superlative. Roll up your sleeves and get moving-here's the ... View more info

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Industrial Studies (United States)

By: Allen, Nellie B.

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, Ginn And Company: 1910

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004006

Condition: Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


004006: No Jacket as Issued. Boards are olive green with black printing and embossed rectangles on front and spine. Has a faded white library marking on spine and school name (Sisters Of St. Francis) on front flyleaf. Back cover is spotted/stained. Pages are clean, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : Ex-Library: 5.25 x 7.5 in.: 335 pages View more info

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Portrait Of The Rails, From Steam To Diesel

By: Ball Jr., Don (Author) / Morgan, David P. (Introduction By)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Galahad Books: 1972

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 007146

ISBN: 0883651009

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


007146: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. LCCN# 74-77007. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for prior owner's name printed at bottom of inside of front cover) , bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Dustjacket is worn along top edge and has well-repaired edge cut. "In hundreds of stirring photographs, this book chronicles America's most colorful industrial transition: the change-over of the railroad indu... View more info

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The Antiques Roadshow

By: Battie, David (Editor) / Malcolm, Fiona (Editor) / Atterbury, Paul (Consultant) / Kay, Hilary (Consultant)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Mitchell Beazley: 2005

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 007595

ISBN: 1845330609

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


007595: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Foreword by Michael Aspel. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Copy has very small black/red remainder mark on edge of page block. Previously published as The Antiques Roadshow: A Celebration Of The First 21 Years. "Partake in an on-the-page celebration of Antiques Roadshow’s continuing success! A full 27 years after its debut, the series remains one of the most popular on television, with its enduring appeal b... View more info

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The Antiques Roadshow

By: Battie, David (Editor) / Malcolm, Fiona (Editor) / Atterbury, Paul (Consultant) / Kay, Hilary (Consultant)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Mitchell Beazley: 2005

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 007598

ISBN: 1845330609

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


007598: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Foreword by Michael Aspel. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Copy has very small black/red remainder mark on edge of page block. Previously published as The Antiques Roadshow: A Celebration Of The First 21 Years. "Partake in an on-the-page celebration of Antiques Roadshow’s continuing success! A full 27 years after its debut, the series remains one of the most popular on television, with its enduring appeal b... View more info

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Bailments, Carriers And Sales : With Questions, Problems And Forms And Text Of Uniform Sales Act And Uniform Bills Of Lading Act: American Commercial Law Series Series

By: Bays, Alfred W.

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Callaghan And Company: 1920

Edition: Second Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 011147

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


011147: Dark Black Boards, with gilt lettering on front and spine, and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light rubbing at board corners). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. This is the original book printed in 1920, as seen in the actual photo, not a recent reprint. Content Chapters include: BAILMENTS AND CARRIERS - Definitions * Rights and Obligations of Ordinary Bailees * Extraordinary Bailees * Bills of Lading and Warehouse Rec... View more info

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Who Sailed On Titanic? (The Definitive Passenger Lists)

By: Beavis, Debbie

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Surrey, England, Ian Allan Publishing: 2002

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 007536

ISBN: 071102880X

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


007536: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket has small well-repaired cut at edge of DJ. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "The search for the definitive passenger list of Titanic has consumed researchers for 90 years. Lists marketed under various names invariably prove to be compilations drawn from several sources, often perpetuating earlier inaccuracies and with no citations whatsoever. Numerous lists of passengers' names were compiled befor... View more info

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Our National Heritage Bicentennial Cookbook

By: Beddos, Justin M. (Editor) / Otms, Bert S. (Editor)

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Bellevue, Washington, B & O Publishers: 1976

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 005089

Condition: Very Good


005089: Plastic Comb Bound. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, and tightly bound. "This little volume contains a broad cross-section of the results - still cherished family recipes dating back to those earliest of times. Despite its somewhat ponderous title, it has a very simple purpose: to help you experience the real flavor of American history - our incredible diversified "home-cooked" history. From 17th-century New En... View more info

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Official Congressional Directory For The Use Of The United States Congress : 62d Congress, 2d Session, Beginning December 4, 1911

By: Bell, James B. (Compiler) / The Joint Committee on Printing

Price: $30.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Government Printing Office: 1912

Edition: Second Revised Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012471

Condition: Very Good


012471: The Notes at the front include, "New Mexico became a State on January 6,1912." Copy includes great condition fold-out map of Washington DC in the back of the book. Black boards with gilt lettering on front and spine have very light rubbing at corners. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.: 6 x 9 in. : 478 pages View more info

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Battleground Atlantic (How The Sinking Of A Single Japanese Submarine Assured The Outcome Of World War II)

By: Billings, Richard N.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, New York, New American Library - Penguin Group: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006926

ISBN: 0451217667

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


006926: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Printing Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . "What If The Japanese Had Resorted To The 'Dirty Bomb'? On June 24, 1944, U. S. Navy warplanes patrolling the Atlantic attacked and sank a Japanese submarine, the I-52. It was an event of enormous strategic importance. The I-52's mission was to return to Japan with the ingredients of a radiological bomb. Purchased from the Germans, ... View more info

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We Americans (A Volume In The Story Of Man Library)

By: Boorstin, Daniel J. (Editor)

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1975

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003256

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


003256: No Jacket as Issued. Boards are colorful pictorial hard cover with a leatherette spine and gilt title on front & spine. Contains 659 illustrations, including 439 photographs. Content sections include: Picturing Our Past, From the Land to the Machine, Voyage to Eden, Working the American Land, The Planting of Cities, Living Through a Revolution, 1776 Birth of the Nation, A New World of Learning, Americans on the Move, Tying the Nation Together, The People's Choic... View more info

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This Fabulous Century 1900-1910 Volume I: Fabulous Century Series

By: Bown, Ezra (Editor) / Steinbauer, Mary Y. (Picture Editor)

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Time-Life Books: 1971

Edition: 1969 Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 006944

Condition: Fine with No Dust Jacket as issued


006944: No Jacket as Issued. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Book's front and back boards are black, purple and blue fabric (with ovals and other designs on them) ; spines are black leatherette with bright gold lettering. LCCN# 69-16698. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Content Chapters include: A Man's World * The Newcomers * Flying Machines * The Kids * The Old Hometown * The Ladies * Sport * The Very Rich * The Mot... View more info

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This Fabulous Century 1910-1920 Volume II: Fabulous Century Series

By: Bown, Ezra (Editor) / Steinbauer, Mary Y. (Picture Editor)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Time-Life Books: 1971

Edition: 1969 Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 006945

Condition: Fine with No Dust Jacket as issued


006945: No Jacket as Issued. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Book's front and back boards are brown, blue and red fabric (with overlapping semicircle designs on them) ; spines are black leatherette with bright gold lettering. LCCN# 69-16698. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Content Chapters include: The New Woman * The Flickers * The Tin Lizzie * Culture * Close-Up * Fun and Games * The Great Outdoors * Winter Fun * T... View more info

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This Fabulous Century 1960-1970 Volume VII: Fabulous Century Series

By: Bown, Ezra (Editor) / Steinbauer, Mary Y. (Picture Editor)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Time-Life Books: 1971

Edition: 1970 Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 006950

Condition: Fine with No Dust Jacket as issued


006950: No Jacket as Issued. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Book's front and back boards are blue, purple, red, orange, yellow and green fabric (with alternating stripe designs on them) ; spines are black leatherette with bright gold lettering. LCCN# 69-16698. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Content Chapters include: Camelot * Youth Trip * Assassins * The Look * Bonus Years * Media * Black Emergence *Faces * Middle ... View more info

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The Flowering Of New England 1815-1865 (The Modern Library Of The World's Best Books)

By: Brooks, Van Wyck

Price: $29.50

Publisher: New York, New York, The Modern Library - Random House: 1941

Store ID: 005017

Condition: Very Good with No Dust Jacket as issued


005017: No Jacket as Issued. Front flyleaf has originakl owner's name and date (November 1942) neatly inscribed. Otherwise, copy would be categorized as in Fine Condition; boards and pages are clean, otherwise unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Boards are gray/black cloth with gilt lettering on spine and "Runner" emblem on front. Winner of the 1937 PULITZER PRIZE.: 5.75 x 8.25 in.: 550 pages View more info

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So Far From Dixie : Confederates In Yankee Prisons

By: Burnham, Philip

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Taylor Trade Publishing: 2003

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012456

ISBN: 1589790162

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


012456: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Stated First Edition. "Across the North, 26,000 Rebels died in what was called 'Yankee captivity' - six times the number of Confederate dead listed for the battle of Gettysburg, and twice that for the Southern dead of Antietam, Chickamauga, Chancellorsville, Seven Days, Shiloh, and Seco... View more info

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Tales From The Cubs Dugout (A Collection Of The Greatest Cubs Stories Ever Told)

By: Cava, Pete

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Champaign, Illinois, Sports Publishing: 2002

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003287

ISBN: 1582614970

Condition: Very Good


003287: Lower corner of front cover is creased. Has inscription of original owner on inside of front cover. "Featuring stories and anecdotes from the illustrious century-and-a-quarter history of the Chicago Cubs, Tales From The Cubs Dugout is sure to delight fans from 9 to 90. Whether you're old enough to remember Hack Wilson or just started thrilling to the exploits of Sammy Sosa, you'll enjoy reading about both the on-field and off-field antics of your heroes. "... View more info

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US Army In The Plains Indian Wars 1865-91 (Battle Orders)

By: Chun, Clayton

Price: $29.50

Publisher: Oxford, England, Osprey Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006011

ISBN: 1841765848

Condition: Fine


006011: "The Plains Indian War was one of the most controversial conflicts in American military history, as the US Army faced a tough opponent that challenged it for decades following the end of the Civil War. The Army leadership endured a severe lack of resources, political constraints, an indifferent public, tough environmental conditions, and other problems of the frontier. Army officers and men had to adapt to these constraints, and this period also proved to be ... View more info

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Those Wonderful Old Automobiles

By: Clymer, Floyd (Author) / Rickenbacker, Captain Eddie (Foreword By)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Bonanza Books: 1953

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006628

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


006628: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. LCCN# 53-9010. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Dustjacket has a couple of small edge cuts. "With over 600 photographs, jokes, cartoons, ads, songs, & fond memories of American cars of yesterday. This new book will prove every bit as fascinating, filled with entertaining memories for the middle-aged and amusing surprises for the young. ": 8.75 x 11.25 in.: 212 pages View more info

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When John And Caroline Lived In The White House

By: Coulter, Laurie

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Hyperion Books - Madison Press: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003094

ISBN: 0786806249

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


003094: First Printing (9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "This evocative book combines reminiscences, memorabilia, and rarely seen photographs to bring to life the story of the most famous children ever to live in the White House. From John's first steps to his poignant farewell salute, from Caroline greeting her new baby brother to clasping her widowed mother's hand on the steps of the Capitol, the storied Kennedy era is to... View more info

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Atomic Harvest (Hanford And The Lethal Toll Of America's Nuclear Arsenal)

By: D'Antonio, Michael

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Crown Publishers: 1993

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003288

ISBN: 0517589818

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


003288: Foreword by Stewart Udall. Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "They said Hanford was safe. They lied. For forty years, as one reactor after another was built along Washington State's Columbia River, the federal government told area farmers that the sprawling top secret atom-bomb factory called Hanford was a good neighbor. Hanford, the largest nuclear site in the free world, helped America win the arms race. ": 6.25 x 9.25 in.: 304 page... View more info

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An American Heritage Guide (Historic Houses Of America)

By: Da Costa, Beverley (Editor)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, American Heritage Publishing Co.: 1971

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004534

Condition: Very Good


004534: Introduction by Marshall B. Davidson. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. LCCN# 79-149725. Copy still has original blue ribbon bookmark attached. "Each of the houses listed in this Guide represents, both literally and figuratively, a landmark in the history of American life; each stands witness to this country's heritage in some way that claims our interest; and each is open to the public all or some part of the year, as indicated. ": 5.5 x 8.75 in.: 320 pages View more info

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The Civil War: Strange And Fascinating Facts

By: Davis, Burke

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 2005

Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 004664

ISBN: 0760758603

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


004664: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. This book was previously published as "Our Incredible Civil War", 1960. "This almanac, capped with extraordinary humor and surprise, is the result of a lifetime of reading and writing about the Civil War. The years 1861-1865 introduced into American life the first successful submarine, the snorkel, the periscope, flame throwers, aerial reconnaissance, the income tax, the first black U. S. Army off... View more info