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The Day Kennedy Was Shot

By: Bishop, Jim

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Greenwich House: 1983

Seller ID: 000127

ISBN: 0517431009

Condition: Near Fine


A near fine book in a near fine dust jacket. A 1983 reprint of the original 1968 edition. The book has been read and is a little loose but all intact, no missing or torn pages. The dust jacket is clean and bright, it does show some very slight creasing on the front **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** About the book: By Jim Bishop. Riveting, minute-by-minute chronicle of the day JFK was struck down in Dallas. Filled with gripping eyewitness accounts of the assassination. 756 pages View more info

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The White Men: The First Response of Aboriginal Peoples to the White Man

By: Blackburn, Julia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Orbis Publishing: 1979

Seller ID: 003421

ISBN: 0812908260

Condition: Very Good


Cover has some wear-Edge wear, Rubbing, Fading, tearing Book Condition-Very good-/Good + Boards are brown In Color with gold gilt Print on spine Boards have some light Bumping to spine and some corners Pages are clean and well kept. Light Foxing.Deckled edges. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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The Discoverers A history of man's search to know his world and himself

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Random House New York: 1983

Seller ID: 002338

ISBN: 0394402294

Condition: Very Good


Cover has some wear-Edge wear, Rubbing, Fading, tearing, Creasing. Book Condition- Boards are black cloth In Color with gold Print on spine. Boards have some Wear- edge wear, light Bumping to spine/corners, Fading, soiling,Rubbing; Book is Shaken. Boards are slightly bowed. Pages are clean and well kept. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** About the book: An original history of man's greatest adventure: his search to discover the world around him. View more info

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The Finish: The Killing of Osama Bin Laden

By: Bowden, Mark

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 003452

ISBN: 0802120342

Condition: New


Book Condition-New/as new Boards are black In Color with gold gilt Print on spine 1st edition; 1st printing. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** From Mark Bowden, the preeminent chronicler of our military and special forces, comes The Finish, a gripping account of the hunt for Osama bin Laden. With access to key sources, Bowden takes us inside the rooms where decisions were made and on the ground where the action unfolded. After masterminding the attacks of September 11, 2001, Osama bin Laden managed to vanish. Over ... View more info

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The Civil War

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: American Heritage: 1988

Seller ID: 002663

ISBN: 0618167129

Condition: Near Fine


Lightly Worn. Clean and well kept. No cover. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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The Army of the Potomac: Glory Road

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1952

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 003273

Condition: Very Good


Cover has some wear-Edge wear, Rubbing, Fading, tearing Boards are red In Color with black Print on spine and front board Boards have some light edge wear, light Bumping/Fraying to spine/corners, Fading Pages are clean and well kept. Light Foxing Book Club Edition **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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Hero Found: The Greatest POW Escape of the Vietnam War

By: Bruce Henderson

Price: $25.99

Publisher: New York, New York, Harper Collins Publishers: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000523

ISBN: 0061571369

Condition: As New


As new/New condition. Red/brown split colored boards with white print on spine and inlay graphic on bottom right front board. 1st Edition; 1st printing as stated in book. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** About the book: From the #1 New York Times bestselling coauthor of And the Sea Will Tell comes Hero Found: the incredible but true story of Dieter Dengler, the only pilot to escape captivity from a POW camp in the Laotian jungle during the Vietnam War. This amazing story of triumph over seemingly insurmountable odds has been filmed by Werner Herzog as both a docum... View more info

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Delaware's Buried Past A Story of Archaeological Adventure

By: C. A. Weslager

Price: $24.20

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press: 1944

Seller ID: 000118

Condition: Good


This book is in good condition, dust jacket is missing. The front and back boards are still pretty green. The back has a small stain about 2/3 up along the spine. The binding is age darkened and the gold print is a little hard to read in certain light. The book is completely intact but it is a little loose **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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Benjamin Franklin

By: Carl Van Doren

Price: $62.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 002658

Condition: Near Fine


Lightly WOrn. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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Memories of the Gripsholm Cruise to the Vikinglands and Russia July 23-August 26, 1938

By: Carol Bird

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Swedish American Line: 1938

Seller ID: 002694

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear and Bumping. Foxing **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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Mysteries of the Past

By: Casson, Lionel

Price: $14.00

Publisher: American Heritage Press: 1977

Seller ID: 002902

ISBN: 0855331283

Condition: Very Good


Very Good-/Good+. Red Cloth Boards with Gold gilt print on spine and inlay graphic on front. Some "pulling"/runner to cloth on back board. Some edge wear and light bumping. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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America in Midpassage

By: Charles A. Beard and Mary R. Beard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1939

Seller ID: 003238

Condition: Good


Boards are blue In Color with Gold and blue Graphics/ Print on spine Boards have some light edge wear, light Bumping to spine , light fraying to a couple of corners, Soiling & Fading especially near/on spine Pages are clean and well kept. Foxing **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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A Basic History of the United States

By: Charles A. Beard and Mary R. Beard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Doran, and Company, Inc.: 1944

Seller ID: 003240

Condition: Good


EX LIBRARY. Boards are Brown In Color with Gold and brown Print on spine and front board Boards have some light edge wear, light Bumping to spine/corners, Soiling. Pages are clean and well kept. Mild Foxing. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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The Smithsonian Series - (12 Volume Set)

By: Charles Greeley Abbot, D.Sc.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Smithsonian: 1944

Seller ID: 002575

Condition: Very Good


No Cover. Book Condition-Good-Very good. Boards are red In Color with gold Print on spine and black and gold graphics on front board. Boards May have some light Wear- edge wear, light Bumping/Fraying to spine/corners, Fading, light soiling, light Rubbing. Pages have Light - Moderate Foxing. Condition varies from book to book; Overall set is good-very good condition. Includes volumes 1-12. Shipped as a Set and WILL REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING--APROX 24LBS **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** View more info

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Maps of the Ancient Sea Kings: Evidence of Advanced Civilization in the Ice Age

By: Charles H. Hapgood

Price: $50.00

Publisher: E. P. Dutton: 1979

Seller ID: 002604

ISBN: 0525476067

Condition: Near Fine


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American Revolutionaries in the Making

By: Charles S. Sydnor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1952

Seller ID: 003248

Condition: Very Good


Cover has some wear-Edge wear, Rubbing, Fading, tearing, Soiling. Pages are clean and well kept. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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Jack Kennedy Elusive Hero

By: Chris Matthews

Price: $34.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000543

ISBN: 1451635087

Condition: Fine


Fine/as new. Jacket Near Fine. Split color grey boards with bronze gilt print on spine. 1st edition; 4th printing as listed by number line in book. Light bumping to spine, cover has some light edge wear. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** About the book: What was he like? Jack Kennedy said the reason people read biography is to answer that basic question. What was he like, this man whose own wife called him that elusive, unforgettable man? In this New York Times bestselling biography, Chris Matthews answers that question with the verve of a novelist. We see th... View more info

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Blood, Sweat, and TearsFive Memorable Addresses by Citizen Sir Winston Churchill

By: Citizen Sir Winston Churchill

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Rolton House Inc.: 1963

Seller ID: 003256

Condition: Very Good


Cover has some wear-Edge wear, Rubbing, Fading, tearing Boards are Dark Blue In Color with Gold Print on spine and front board Boards have some light edge wear, light Bumping to spine/corners, Fading Pages are clean and well kept. Light Foxing. 1st edition; 2nd Print **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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The Picture Story and Biography of Admiral Christopher Columbus

By: Clara Ingram Judson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Follett Publihing Company: 1965

Seller ID: 003247

Condition: Good


Cover has some wear-Edge wear, Rubbing, Fading, tearing, Scuffing on front Pages are clean and well kept. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** View more info

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The Crisis

By: David Harris

Price: $26.55

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Little Brown and Company: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 000669

ISBN: 0316323942

Condition: Fine


Fine/ near fine condition.. Clean and well kept. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** About the book: An account of the 444-day Iran hostage crisis describes how a mob of students, inspired by a then-virtually unknown Khomeini, seized the American embassy in 1979, in a chronicle that documents the year they spent as political prisoners, the contributions of such figures as Jimmy Carter and the Shah, and the doomed Desert One rescue mission. By the author of Shooting the Moon. View more info