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Canada (A Colourful Tribute)

By: (No Author Listed)

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New Malden, Surrey, England, Colour Library Books: 1981

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003768


003768: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "Captured here is an impression of the vast rolling landscape of the Prairies, and the sharply contrasting, bleak, yet mysterious and alluring Arctic. ... This memorable photographic record roams the country through its landscapes and seasons, and encapsulates the essence of a truly remarkable land. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 9.25 x 11.75 in.: 64 pages 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


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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New International Atlas of the World: War History Edition : The Self Revising Atlas

By: Branom, Frederick K. (Editor) / Smith, Lloyd Edwin (Editor) / James, Fred (Editor)

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, Geographical Publishing: 1947

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 011804


011804: No Jacket As Issued. Corners of boards are lightly rubbed. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Contains 224 numbered pages plus 64-page extensive Index. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book.: B&W Photographs: 10.75 x 14.75 in.: 224 pages View more info

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Global News Production

By: Clausen, Lisbeth

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Herndon, Virginia, Copenhagen Business School Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 007485


007485: BRAND NEW. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Events around the world are broadcast by giant media players such as CNN, BBC, NHK, etc. Consumers of news media receive the final message without knowing the processes that the images, the text and the sound have gone through. The media players can be considered as professional generators of national news, who manipulate presentations ac... View more info

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Global News Production

By: Clausen, Lisbeth

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Herndon, Virginia, Copenhagen Business School Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Store ID: 007486


007486: BRAND NEW. Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered (except for light scuffing on front cover from shelf wear). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Events around the world are broadcast by giant media players such as CNN, BBC, NHK, etc. Consumers of news media receive the final message without knowing the processes that the images, the text and the sound have gone through. The media players can be considered as professional g... View more info

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The Underseas Discoveries Of Jacques-Yves Cousteau (Boxed Set of Three -3- Volumes)

By: Cousteau, Jacques - Yves / Diole', Philippe

Price: $49.50

Publisher: Edison, New Jersey, Bristol Park Books: 1990

Store ID: 001387


001387: Copyrighted in 1970. Translated from the French by J. F. Bernard. Three-Volume Set in Box Slip. Books are like new; box is in very good condition with a repaired cut along one edge and a bumped corner. Set includes: Dolphins (ISBN# 0884860159) with 105 photographs in full color, The Shark: Splendid Savage of the Sea (ISBN# 0884860132) with 124 photographs in full color, and The Whale: Mighty Monarch of the Sea (ISBN# 0884860140) with 124 photographs in full color... View more info

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Into The Hearts Of The Amazons (In Search Of A Modern Matriarchy)

By: Demott, Tom

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Madison, Wisconsin, University Of Wisconsin Press - Terrace Books: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 005432


005432: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Printing Number Line (1 3 5 4 2) . Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Part rousing travel adventure through a little-known world and part popular ethnography, exploring how Zapotec women earned their legendary status in a remote corner of southern Mexico. To satisfy his curiosity about this culture, Tom DeMott journeyed to the Isthmus of Tehuantepec, where he discovered a thriving modern-day matriarchy among th... View more info

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Traveling The Trans - Canada (From Newfoundland To British Columbia)

By: Howarth, William

Price: $15.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1987

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001623


001623: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Take you through extremes of climate and geography: The Trans-Canada Highway leaps foggy Atlantic inlets, flanks the St. Lawrence River, and spans glacier-scoured lake-and-muskeg country. It stretches through waving grasslands, climbs icy slopes of the Rockies, traverses the Great Divide, and descends into dry canyons and lush rain forests. " If interested, I have several ... View more info

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For All Mankind

By: Hurt, Harry (Author) / Reinert, Al (Interviews By)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Morgan Entrekin Book - Atlantic Monthly Press: 1988

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 003900


003900: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Stated First Printing. Dustjacket has some very small cuts along edges and has a small dent/hole in the front which has also slightly dented a small area in the front board. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. "From 1968 to 1972 twenty-four astronauts went to the moon. For the first time, men set foot on another world. Here, in the words of the men who went the... View more info

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Excursion To Enchantment (A Journey To The World's Most Beautiful Places)

By: Lee, Chris Eckstrom / Martin, Paul / McCauley, Jane R. / O'Neill, Thomas / Ramsay, Cynthia Russ

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., National Geographic Society: 1988

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 001626


001626: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Discover a potpourri of natural and cultural wonders. Paradise isles begin your itinerary. In the Caribbean's Grenadines you travel to tiny Mayreau, a getaway of quiet days and crystalline waters. The beguiling Loire Valley, realm of fairy-tale chateaus, mirrors a landscape from 'Sleeping Beauty. ' You bicycle past scarlet poppy fields, follow in the footsteps of soldier-saint... View more info

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Islands: Scientific American Library Series

By: Menard, H. W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Oxford, England / New York, New York, Scientific American Books - W. H. Freeman & Co.: 1986

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006970


006970: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Printing Number Line (1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0) . Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. This book is number 17 of the Series. Content Chapters include: Oceanic Islands of the World (Maps) * Finding Islands * Plate Tectonics and Islands * Distribution of Oceanic Volcanoes * Sea Level * Growth of Isolated Volcanic Islands * Islands Witho... View more info

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Wilderness Treks By Foot, Canoe, And Adobe Rocket, And Father's Far-Flung Fables (Drawings, Journals, And Fables)

By: Neely, William L. (Author) / Shields, Allan (Editor)

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Mariposa, California, Jerseydale Ranch Press: 1995

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006941


006941: LCCN# 94-80241. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Book has prior owner's name on inside of front cover. "With John Muir, Will Neely called wilderness 'home. ' Going into wilderness was always a return home, never just a renewal, a sojourn, a diversion, or recreation. In 1942, Will's trek alone into the wilderness east and above Los Angeles is instructive to other hikers to this day. His canoe trek into the Minnesota-Canadian lakes region in 1944, gives a different ... View more info

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The Grand Days Of Travel

By: Owen, Charles

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Mayflower Books: 1979

Edition: First American Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 005732


005732: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. "Over 150 illustrations in color and black-and-white illuminate and complement the text. A fascinating and visually beautiful book about luxury travel in its heyday, the years between the two World Wars. The glamour of travel by ship, train, car and airplane recaptures some of the style and flavor, the ambience and the environment, of better-off travellers and those who served them on stations, quays and ... View more info

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Three On A Toothbrush (Adventures And Encounters Around The Globe)

By: Paar, Jack

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday & Company: 1965

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 006405


006405: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket is price clipped and has a light crease near the bottom front. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "For nearly ten years Jack Paar has travelled across America via television, bringing wit, entertainment (and some lively battles) into millions of homes. Off the screen he has travelled to the far corners of the globe in search of exciting stories. ": 5.75 x 8.5 in.: 276 pages View more info

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World Mountaineering (The World's Great Mountains By The World's Great Mountaineers)

By: Salkeld, Audrey (Editor) / Bonington, Chris (Foreword By)

Price: $21.50

Publisher: London, England, Mitchell Beazley: 2005

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 007560


007560: BRAND NEW - No Remainder Marks. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Go higher and higher with the world’s leading mountaineers as they describe 50 of the most spectacular peaks from around the globe: their routes, their challenges, and their climbing history, plus compelling climbing experiences that are sure to inspire. Contributions come from Iain Allan on Mount Kenya; G... View more info

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World Mountaineering (The World's Great Mountains By The World's Great Mountaineers)

By: Salkeld, Audrey (Editor) / Bonington, Chris (Foreword By)

Price: $22.50

Publisher: London, England, Mitchell Beazley: 2005

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 007786


007786: BRAND NEW - No Remainder Marks. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Go higher and higher with the world’s leading mountaineers as they describe 50 of the most spectacular peaks from around the globe: their routes, their challenges, and their climbing history, plus compelling climbing experiences that are sure to inspire. Contributions come from Iain Allan on Mount Kenya; G... View more info

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Treasures Of The Great National Galleries (An Introduction To The Paintings In The Famous Museums Of The Western World)

By: Tietze, Hans

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Phaidon Publishers, Distributed By Garden City Books: 1954

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003802


003802: Boards are dark burgundy cloth with white cloth spine. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 7.25 x 10.5 in.: 424 pages View more info

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Pacific Alamo : The Battle For Wake Island

By: Wukovits, John

Price: $31.50

Publisher: New American Library: 2003

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012488


012488: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Includes 16 pages of photographs. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Stated First Printing. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "It began in the shadow of Pearl Harbor-mere hours after the first attack on the day that would 'live in infamy.' But few know the full story of Wake Island. Now a prominent military historian, breaking new ground on the assault,... View more info