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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

ISBN: 0906558700

Condition: Very Good in Fine Dust Jacket


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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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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Who Sailed On Titanic? (The Definitive Passenger Lists)

By: Beavis, Debbie

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Surrey, England, Ian Allan Publishing: 2002

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 007781

ISBN: 071102880X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


007781: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket has a long well-repaired cut in front of dustjacket and the edge of pp.225-226 is wrinkled. Otherwise, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, sharp cornered and tightly bound. 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 sourc... View more info

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Wall Street People - Volume 2 (True Stories Of The Great Barons Of Finance)

By: Ellis, Charles D. / Vertin, James R.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Hoboken, New Jersey, John Wiley & Sons Inc: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006818

ISBN: 0471274283

Condition: New in New Dust Jacket


006818: First Printing Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. No Remainder Marks. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Revealing, captivating, and surprising stories of yesterday's legendary financial masterminds. From its inception, Wall Street has been home to a variety of fascinating heroes and villains who have left their mark-for better or for worse-in pursuit of their financial endeavors. In Volume Two of Wall Street... View more info

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The Century

By: Jennings, Peter / Brewster, Todd

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Doubleday & Company: 1998

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 006052

ISBN: 0385483279

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


006052: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Stated First Edition, Printing Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1) . Book is pristine except for a gift inscription at top of dedication page; Dusjacket is price clipped but otherwise woud be considered to be in fine condition. "To watch the Berlin Wall divide East and West, and then, twenty-eight years later, to see it fall under the weight of tens of thousands seeking to taste... View more info

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Sappers In The Wire : The Life and Death of Firebase Mary Ann

By: Nolan, Keith William

Price: $18.50

Publisher: College Station, Texas, Texas A&M University Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012600

ISBN: 1585446432

Condition: Fine


012600: Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. An account of the costly 1971 surprise attack on Firebase Mary Ann draws on declassified documents and interviews of over fifty veterans of the 1st Battalion of the 46th Infantry. "During the night of 27-28 March 1971, a Viet Cong sapper company infiltrated Fire Support Base Mary Ann, the forwardmost position in the 23d Division (Americal), Snipping through the defensive wire and... View more info

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The New York Times Century Of Business

By: Norris, Floyd (Author) / Bockelmann, Christine (Author) / Volcker, Paul A. (Foreword By)

Price: $26.00

Publisher: McGraw Hill Book Company: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 001612

ISBN: 0071355898

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


001612: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Relive the 20th century's pivotal events. Now you can capture all the immediacy, balance and insight of The New York Times' reporting across ten momentous decades. From the Model T to the McDonald's hamburger, from the first talking pictures to the Internet, The New York Times Century of Business, by Floyd Norris and Christine Bockelmann, with a foreword by former Fed Chairman... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To JAPAN: Including Fold-Out Map: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: Office of Armed Forces Information and Education .. Department of Defense

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1950

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013768

Condition: Very Good


013768: JAPAN with Map. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. Rare 1950 Booklet is Green and White, with a cluster of Bamboo on front, and includes the Fold-Out Map of Japan at back. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except for slight darkening along edges of covers), bright, tightly bound and s... View more info

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Time Magazine - March 20, 1989 (Solving The Mysteries Of Heredity)

By: Time Editors

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Time: 1989

Store ID: 006096

Condition: Very Good


006096: Time Magazine (March 20, 1989) Solving The Mysteries Of Heredity. Complete Original Magazine. Cover Stories include: The Drive To Map Human Genes Could Revolutionize Medicine But Also Raises Troubling Ethical Questions * Eastern Goes Bust. Front cover is lightly creased and has blank label placed over original subscriber's address. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8 x 10.75 in.: 94 pages View more info

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U. S. News & World Report Magazine - June 27, 1994 (How Safe Is Our Blood?)

By: U. S. News & World Report

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U. S. News & World Report: 1994

Store ID: 006063

Condition: Very Good


006063: U. S. News & World Report Magazine (June 27, 1994) How Safe Is Our Blood? Complete Original Magazine. Cover Stories include: The O. J. Simpson Story * How We Speak - Talkin' Slang. Corner of front cover is lightly creased and has blank label placed over original subscriber's address. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8 x 10.5 in.: 80 pages View more info

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U. S. News & World Report Magazine - June 6, 1994 (Oliver North - From Iran - Contra To The U. S. Senate?)

By: U. S. News & World Report

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U. S. News & World Report: 1994

Store ID: 006064

Condition: Very Good


006064: U. S. News & World Report Magazine (June 6, 1994) Oliver North - From Iran-Contra To The U. S. Senate? Complete Original Magazine. Cover Stories include: 25th Reunion - Hillary Clinton's College Class, Then And Now. Corner of front cover is lightly creased and has blank label placed over original subscriber's address. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8 x 10.5 in.: 84 pages View more info

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U. S. News & World Report Magazine - April 23, 1990 (Exclusive - Death At Sea)

By: U. S. News & World Report

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U. S. News & World Report: 1990

Store ID: 006071

Condition: Very Good


006071: U. S. News & World Report Magazine (April 23, 1990) Exclusive - Death At Sea. Complete Original Magazine. Cover Stories include: What Blew Up The U. S. S. Iowa? A Year Later, The Navy Still Blames One Suicidal Sailor. But That Verdict Is Deeply Flawed * Planet Earth: Greener Than You Think. Front cover is lightly creased and has blank label placed over original subscriber's address, plus some redish coloring. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8 x 10.5 in.: 80 pages View more info

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U. S. News & World Report Magazine - September 24, 1990 (How To Prosper In Hard Times)

By: U. S. News & World Report

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U. S. News & World Report: 1990

Store ID: 006073

Condition: Very Good


006073: U. S. News & World Report Magazine (September 24, 1990) How To Prosper In Hard Times. Complete Original Magazine. Cover Stories include: The Smart Investor's Guide * The Gulf: WIll The Alliance Hold?. Front cover is lightly creased and has blank label placed over original subscriber's address. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8 x 10.75 in.: 100 pages View more info

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U. S. News & World Report Magazine - April 9, 1990 (What Is Your Home Worth Now?)

By: U. S. News & World Report

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U. S. News & World Report: 1990

Store ID: 006080

Condition: Very Good


006080: U. S. News & World Report Magazine (April 9, 1990) What Is Your Home Worth Now? Complete Original Magazine. Cover Stories include: The 25 Top Housing Markets * 1990 Home Guide. Front cover is lightly creased and has blank label placed over original subscriber's address. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8 x 10.75 in.: 96 pages View more info

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U. S. News & World Report Magazine - April 14, 1986 (How Good Is Your Health Care?)

By: U. S. News & World Report

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U. S. News & World Report: 1986

Store ID: 006094

Condition: Very Good


006094: U. S. News & World Report Magazine (April 14, 1986) How Good Is Your Health Care? Complete Original Magazine. Cover Stories include: Revolution in The Hospitals - For Better Or Worse * Terror Stalks U. S. Citizens Heading Abroad * Why American Embassies Are At Risk * Getting The Most Out Of Lower Interest Rates * Oil Prices - Dropping Too Low?. Front cover is lightly creased and has blank label placed over original subscriber's address. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book... View more info

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U. S. News & World Report Magazine - May 7, 1990 (The New Way To Get Rich)

By: U. S. News & World Report

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U. S. News & World Report: 1990

Store ID: 006098

Condition: Very Good


006098: U. S. News & World Report Magazine (May 7, 1990) The New Way To Get Rich. Complete Original Magazine. Cover Stories include: Never Before Have So Many People Stood To Inherit So Much Money * The Wave Of Campus Bigotry. Front cover is lightly creased and has blank label placed over original subscriber's address. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8 x 10.75 in.: 78 pages View more info

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U. S. News & World Report Magazine - January 23, 1995 (Is Anything Safe In Cyberspace?)

By: U. S. News & World Report

Price: $16.00

Publisher: U. S. News & World Report: 1995

Store ID: 006116

Condition: Very Good


006116: U. S. News & World Report Magazine (January 23, 1995) Is Anything Safe In Cyberspace? Complete Original Magazine. Cover Stories include: The Growing Threats To Your Privacy And Property In The Information Age * Unconventional Investment Tips For 95. Front cover is lightly creased and has blank label placed over original subscriber's address. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : 8 x 10.5 in.: 72 pages View more info

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A Pocket Guide To INDIA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013695

Condition: Very Good


013695: INDIA. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. If in... View more info

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A Short Guide To SYRIA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013696

Condition: Very Good


013696: SYRIA. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the second page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. ... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To EGYPT: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013697

Condition: Very Good


013697: EGYPT. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Douglas G. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Prin... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To NORTH AFRICA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $20.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1942

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013698

Condition: Very Good


013698: NORTH AFRICA. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, B... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To PANAMA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013699

Condition: Very Good


013699: PANAMA. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. ... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To NORTHERN IRELAND: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1942

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013701

Condition: Very Good


013701: NORTHERN IRELAND. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Prin... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To NEW GUINEA and the SOLOMONS: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1944

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013702

Condition: Very Good


013702: NEW GUINEA and the SOLOMONS. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. It also has a light stamp "Educational Services Center" across front cover. Booklet covers and pages are clean,... View more info

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A Pocket Guide To NEW CALEDONIA: Special Service Div, US Army WWII Pocket Guides Series

By: War and Navy Departments

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1943

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013703

Condition: Very Good


013703: NEW CALEDONIA. Booklet was created and given to US Military personnel going overseas during WWII, to explain the country, its people, customs, common words/phrases to be used, and is illustrated with maps and drawings. This particular copy has its original owner's name (Lieut. jg. Bushy) neatly written at the top of the first page. Booklet covers and pages are clean, unmarked (except as indicated), bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, ... View more info