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Captain John Smith's History Of Virginia, A Selection

By: Hawke, David Freeman (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: IN, Bobbs-Merrill: 1970

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 7643

Condition: Very Good+


182 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Sunning to cover edges. No spine creases. Light front hinge crease. Just a bit of shelf rub to cover. Solid, clean. From the Introduction... Captain John Smith emerges from His General History of Virginia, New England and the Summer Isles as a hero sufficiently bold and pure to be cherished by the Walter Mittys of the world... Trade Paperback. View more info

Valley Forge - Yesterday and Today

By: Heaton, Ronald E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: PA, 1968

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14453

Condition: Near Fine


65 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Navy blue covers. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! Valley Forge with the History text by Mr. Heaton is a wonderful book all about the restoration and keeping up of Valley Forge. It has a map and tour description. Most every page has pictures. View more info

Illustrated History of the World War

By: Herbert, Thomas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pictorial Publishing: 1919

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19121

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


514 pages; Good/No Jacket. Binding and hinges solid. Outside page edges are age darkened. Shelf rub to cover edges. Light shelf wear at spine tips. Soft bump at corner tips. Nice color picture on front board with a some age tan and small bit of light soil at edge. Black lettering and airplane on spine. Name/address on front fly-leaf. Some paragraphs have a check mark to the side, in pencil. Many super black and white photographs. The First Official Story of American Oper... View more info

This is the South - Illustrated

By: Howard, Robert West (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IL, Rand Mcnally: 1959

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16617

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


304 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-library. Bright green cloth boards with gilt lettering and illustrations. Inside endpaper page has name plate of former owners donating as gift to library. Stamps, pocket, spine pen. Some fading to spine and library location mark. Lightly rubbed to spine edges, spine tips and corner tips. Tee-niny bumps to top front corner tips. Uniformly age toned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are otherwise clean. I... View more info

To Shining Sea: a History of the United States Navy 1775-1991

By: Howarth, Stephen

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1991

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 15866

ISBN: 0394576624

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


622 pages; Fine/Fine. Stated First Edition with proper number line. HOWEVER, no price on dust jacket and book club indent on back cover. Attractive red cloth on bright blue boards with bright gilt lettering. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is great! In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! History of the United State Navy 1775 - 1991. Global in scope yet always human in scale, To Shining Sea demonstrates profound respect for... View more info

Look to the Mountain Top

By: Iacopi, Robert L. (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: CA, Gousha Publications: 1972

Seller ID: 18090

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


120 pages; Very Good Plus/Good. Just a bit of shelf wear at spine tips and corner tips. Solid binding and hinges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is shelf rubbed at edges. Scraped on back panel with chipping. Now in protective sleeve. Large, 8 1/2 x 11, hardcover. Fantastic illustrations and photos throughout. With its mixture of ideas and details, of the Indian in history and today, it makes especially good reading as an in... View more info

Picture Maker Of The Old West - William H. Jackson

By: Jackson, Clarence S.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, Bonanza Books: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2238

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


308 pages; Very Good Plus/Good. Thisis a Reprint - not a First. Large, heavy (9 x 12 x 1) size picture book. Bright Red cloth with bright black lettering. Light shelf rub at spine tips and corner tips. Previous owner's name and really cool book plate on front fly leaf. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is shelf rubbed at spine edges and flap folds - clear through in places. DJ has chips at spine tips and corner tips. Now in pr... View more info

The Colonial Silversmith: His Techniques & His Products

By: Kauffman, Henry J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NJ, Thomas Nelson: 1969

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15813

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 176 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Former University library book, with stamps and spine lable. Green cloth boards with bright silver lettering. Illustrated endpapers. Just a bit of shelf rub to edges. Very, very lightly sunned spine and top edges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. The purpose of this volume is to record and thereby to preserve information about the tools, materials, techniques, and the product... View more info

Test Item File for the Shaping of the American Past - Fourth Edition - Volume 1 to 1877; Volume II 1865 to Present

By: Kelley, Robert; Madaras, Larry; Thayer, Diana; Weinandy, Susan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NJ, Prentice-Hall: 1986

Edition: Fourth Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14386

ISBN: 0138082391

Condition: Near Fine


143 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Tiny bit of shelf rub back cover. Solid, clean. For practice use in testing. Test Item File by Robert Kelley for The Shaping of the American Past. Fourth Edition. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Truth About Hillary, What She Knew, When She Knew It, and How Far She'll Go to Become President

By: Klein, Edward

Price: $23.00

Publisher: NY, Sentinel: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13059

ISBN: 1595230068

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


305 pages; Fine/Fine. New. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is Fine. In protective sleeve. An Excellent Gift! For more than a decade, countless journalists and biographers have struggled to pin down the character of Hillary Rodham Clinton. Yet despite all the scrutiny, no, until now, has explained her many contradictions and deceptions. View more info

Teaching and Testing from the Study of American History - Volume I & Volume II (2 Books)

By: Kuhn, Carolyn J. ; Burlingame, Michael (compiled by)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: CT, Mcgraw-Hill: 1974

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14230

ISBN: 0879670223

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good Plus to Near Fine condition. TWO books. Volume I & Volume II. No creases. Just a bit of rub to cover edges. Soft bump to top front corner. Solid, clean. Teaching and Testing from The Study of American History has been developed to help teachers fully implement the teaching strategies developed in the text. 135 pages & 150 pages, respectively. Trade Paperback. View more info

Looking for America: the People's History - Volume II - Since 1865

By: Kutler, Stanley I.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CA, Canfield Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14373

ISBN: 0063847612

Condition: Near Fine


441 pages; Near Fine condition. Full number sequence. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. This unusual volume 2 anthology represents a collection of primary source material reflecting the fears, frustrations, struggles, and joys of ordinary people. It's a true people's history - a careful and thorough compilation of reactions of citizens, with whom identification is possible, to the larger political and social forces of their time. Trade Paperback... View more info

Looking for America: the People's History - Volume I (1) and Volume II (2) , Second Edition (2 Books)

By: Kutler, Stanley I.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton: 1979

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14374

ISBN: 0393950077

Condition: Fine


Fine condition. TWO books. Volume I and Volume II (ISBN: 0393950131) Full number sequence. No creases. Solid, clean. This unusual 2-volume anthology represents a collection of primary source material reflecting the fears, frustrations, struggles, and joys of ordinary people, as seen in their own eyes, and told in their own words. For it is as much the common people as it is their leaders who make history. 477 pages and 528 pages, respectively. Trade Paperback. View more info

Historic Houses Of Early America

By: Lathrop, Elise

Price: $40.00

Publisher: NY, Tudor: 1936

Edition: Reprint; Third Printing

Seller ID: 13588

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


464 pages; Near Fine/Very Good Plus. Amazing condition. Large coffee tablesize book 8 x 11 x 2 1/2. Light shelf rub at spine edges. No shelf rub to spine tips and tee-niny bit to corner tips. Great artistic end papers. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Binding and hinges solid and tight. DJ has just a bit of shelf rub at spine tips and top corner tips. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! The author does not pretend that ... View more info

The Living Words of Abraham Lincoln: Selected Writings of a Great President

By: Lewis, Edward; Belck, Jack (Eds) ; Sandburg, Carl (Foreword)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Hallmark Editions: 1967

Edition: 1st Hallmark Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15660

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


62 pages; Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Beautiful deep red boards with white lettering and illustrations. Yellow decorated endpapers. A bit of shelf rub to spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has just a bit of shelf rub to edges. A closed tear near back top corner. Now in protective sleeve. Selected writings of a Great President - Abe Lincoln. This offers every American the chance to know this fascin... View more info

The Gettysburg Address and Other Speeches, Penguin 60s

By: Lincoln, Abraham

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Penguin: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18583

ISBN: 014600079x

Condition: Near Fine


86 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Small book format. Beautiful cover art work. Penguin 60s series published for Penguin's 60th anniversary. An excellent gift! Ten historic speeches by America's Greatest President. View more info

The Journal of American History, Vol. 71, No. 2, September 1984

By: Lucas, Paul (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Organization of American Historians: 1984

Edition: Quarterly Publication

Seller ID: 19050

Condition: Very Good


224 pages; Very Good condition. No creases. White covers just a tad age tanned. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Hard bump at front cover bottom edge. Solid, clean. Featuring: Antimasonry Reexamined: Social Bases of the Grass-Roots Party by Kathleen Smith Kutolowski; Rednecks and Merchants: Economic Development and Social Tensions in the South Carolina Upcountry 1865 - 1900 by Lacy K. Ford; Transformation in a Culture of Consumption: Women and Department Stores 1890 - 192... View more info

The Mighty Endeavor - American Armed Forces In The European Theater In World War II

By: MacDonald, Charles B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 12382

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


564 pages; Near Fine/Very Good. Bright brown and navy blue boards with bright silver lettering. Tiny bit of shelf rub to corner tips and spine tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean and extra tight. Many photos throughout from Department of Defense, and Map End-Papers by B. C. Mossman. DJ is worn, along top edge, with chips. White background lightly shelf rubbed and age tanned. Now in protective sleeve. Some comments on this work... View more info

Mr. Roosevelt - Illustrated

By: Mackenzie, Compton

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1944

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 14431

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


256 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Light blue boards with black lettering. With portraits and pictures throughout. Just a bit of shelf rub to spine tips and corner tips. Outside page edges are lightly age tanned. Name and date to inside front board. Spine lightly faded. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, and pages are clean. This book is part of our history, in a very general way, but is the biography of Franklin D. Roosevelt more specifically. The author states he has ... View more info

American History, Volume I & II, Instructor's Copy - Sixth Edition: Pre-Colonial through Reconstruction & Reconstruction through the Present (2 Books)

By: Maddox, Robert James (Ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: CT, Dushkins: 1981

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 16030

ISBN: 087967346X

Condition: Near Fine


484 pages; Near Fine condition. Instructor's Copies. TWO books. Sixth Edition Volumes I & II. Light front hinge crease to volume I. No spine creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Many black and white paintings, photos and drawings illustrated throughout. This sixth edition and The Instructor's Copy of Annual Editions: American History, Volume I & II (ISBN: 0879673788) , is a series of over twenty-five volumes , each designed to provide the reader with ... View more info

American History, Volume I & II, Seventh Edition: Pre-Colonial through Reconstruction and Reconstruction through the Present (2 Books)

By: Maddox, Robert James (Ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: CT, Dushkins: 1983

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 16031

ISBN: 0879674563

Condition: Fine


454 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. TWO books. Volume I & II (ISBN: 0879674822) Interesting illustrations throughout. These seventh editions of the Annual Editions: American History, Volume I & II is one in a series of over twenty-five volumes, each designed to provide the reader with convenient, inexpensive access to a wide range of current, carefully selected articles from some of the most important magazines, newspapers, and journals published today, ... View more info

American History, Volume I & II, Eighth Edition: Pre-Colonial through Reconstruction & Reconstruction through the Present (Two Books)

By: Maddox, Robert James (Ed)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: CT, Dushkins: 1985

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 16032

ISBN: 087967573x

Condition: Fine


Fine condition. TWO volumes I (ISBN: 0879675721) & II . No creases. Un-read tight. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! Illustrations throughout. Beautiful painting to cover by Mike Eagle. These eighth editions of the Annual Editions: American History, Volume I & II is one in a series of over thirty-five volumes, each designed to provide the reader with convenient, inexpensive access to a wide range of current, carefully selected articles from some of the most important maga... View more info

American Voices: a Historical Reader - Volume I

By: Marcus, Robert; Burner, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IL, Scott, Foresman & Co: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14377

ISBN: 0673151727

Condition: Very Good+


393 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Full number sequence. Shallow front hinge crease. No spine creases. Solid, clean. This anthology has but a single aim: to provide selections that are genuinely worth reading for students of American history. Trade Paperback. View more info

American Voices: a Historical Reader, Volume II

By: Marcus, Robert; Burner, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IL, Scott, Foresman: 1979

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16225

ISBN: 0673151735

Condition: Near Fine


435 pages; Near Fine condition. Volume Two. Light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Solid, clean. Great illustrations before each chapter, with introductions by American Writers like Margaret Leech, Jane Adams, Upton Sinclair, Sinclair Lewis, John Dos Passos, John Steinbeck, and others. Trade Paperback. View more info

History Of The United States, Volume I Enlarged Edition - 1492 - 1865

By: Martin, Asa Earl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MA, Ginn and Company: 1934

Edition: No Printing Noted

Seller ID: 8442

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


957 pages; Good/No Jacket. Not a First Edition. Volume I - 1492-1865. Appears to have been professionally re-bound. Crack just starting at title page. Shelf rub to corner tips. Boards are straight, spine is square and pages are clean. The enlarged Edition of Volume I of this History of the United States has been prepared for use in those courses in American History that begin with the discovery of America. View more info

Retracing Our Steps: Studies in Documents from the American Past, Volume 2

By: Marty, Myron A. ; Finkelston, H. Theodore

Price: $15.00

Publisher: CA, Canfield Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16563

Condition: Good


438 pages; Good condition. Volume 2. Reading creases. Rub to edges, spine tips and corner tips. Closed tears to front bottom spine tips and hinge. Bumps to corners. Sparse underlining in pencil and marginalia. Solid, otherwise clean. Retracing Our Steps is a two volume set. As in Volume I, Volume II deal with major events of the American past, starting with the aftermath of the Civil War and continuing to analysis of the urban crisis and Indochina war of the 60s and 70s.... View more info

The Journal of American History Vol. 70, No. 1, June 1983

By: McClellan, B. Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Organization of American Historians: 1983

Edition: Quarterly Publication

Seller ID: 19047

Condition: Very Good


273 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. White covers just a tad age tanned. Bump at bottom front cover edges. Solid, clean. Featuring: Historians and Radical Republicans: A Meaning for Today by Allan G. Bogue; A Political Response to Industrialism: The Republican Embrace of Protectionist Labor Doctrines by James L. Huston; Why the South Lost: Commercial Purpose in the Confederacy 1861-1865 by Stanley Lebergott; Best for Babies or Preventable Infanticide? The Controve... View more info

The Journal of American History, Vol. 69, No. 3, December 1982

By: McClellan, B. Edward (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Organization of American Historians: 1982

Edition: Quarterly Publication

Seller ID: 19051

Condition: Very Good+


267 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. White covers just a tad age tanned. Bumps at front cover edges. Solid, clean. Featuring: Peasants and Artisans, Puritans and Republicans: Personal Liberty and Communal Equality in American History by Rowland Berthoff; The Ideological Origins of the Second Amendment by Robert E. Shalhope; Cutting Out Shylock: Elite Anti-Semitism and the Quest for the Moral Order in the Mid-Nineteenth-Century American Market Place by David A... View more info

The Journal of American History Vol. 69, No. 2, September 1982

By: McClellan, B. Edward (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Organization of American Historians: 1982

Edition: Quarterly Publication

Seller ID: 19052

Condition: Very Good+


270 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. White covers just a tad age tanned. Bumps at front cover edges. Solid, clean. Featuring: Enthusiasm Described and Decried: The Great Awakening as Interpretative Fiction by Jon Butler; Impact of Class Relations and Warfare in the American Revolution: The New York Experience by Sung Bok Kim; Zenanas and Girlless Villages: The Ethnology of American Evangelical Women 1870 - 1910 by Joan Jacobs Brumberg; and much more. Trade P... View more info

Harry Truman, President

By: McNaughton, Frank; Hehmeyer, Walter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Mcgraw-Hill: 1948

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14430

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


294 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Light gray boards with red lettering. With portrait frontispiece. Tiny bit of shelf rub to spine tips. Outside page edges are very lightly age tanned. A racial name plate to inside front board and name written on endpaper page. Solid binding and hinges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. This part of our history, with President Harry Truman succeeding Franklin D. Roosevelt, during the middle of... View more info

Alexander Hamilton: Portrait in Paradox

By: Miller, John C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1959

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15879

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


659 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-Library with stamps, pocket and spine pen. Attractive black boards with gilt and black lettering and design. Just a bit of shelf rub to spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are otherwise clean. The period in which Alexander Hamilton lived was an age of great men and great events. In the United States, besides Hamilton himself, George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison and ... View more info

The Martial Spirit - with Twenty-Five Illustrations

By: Millis, Walter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, Literary Guild of America / Riverside Press: 1931

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14814

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


427 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Fronticepiece of Colonel Theordore Roosevelt. Maroon boards with fading gilt lettering. Fading spine. Mapped endpaper. Tiny name neatly written on verso of endpaper. Outside page edges are lightly age tanned. Tiny bit of shelf rub spine tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. The United States war with Spain. View more info

Our Presidents, Brief Biographies of our Chief Magistrates

By: Morgan, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1930

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17502

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


348 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Binding and hinges solid. Outside page edges are age tanned - with foxing. Some foxing on the first several pages. Name to inside front board. Tiny bit of shelf rub at spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Reprint of the Second Edition, with new material, in 1926. Illustrated with photos. View more info

Old Bruin Commodore Matthew Calbraith Perry 1794 - 1858

By: Morison, Samuel Eliot

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown: 1967

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6198

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


482 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Just a bit of shelf rub at back spine edge and spine tips. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Solid binding. The American Navel Officer Who Helped Found Liberia, Hunted Pirates in the West Indies, Practiced Diplomacy with the Sultan of Turkey and the King of the Two Sicilies; Commanded the Gulf Squadron in the Mexican War, promoted the Steam Navy and the Shell Gun, and conducted the Naval Exped... View more info

THE BETTER ANGEL - Walt Whitman in the Civil War

By: Morris, Roy, Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4655

ISBN: 019514709x

Condition: Fine


270 pages; Fine condition. As New condition. A sweet and powerful study of Whitman's Civil War years - The Denter Post. A balanced, insightful portrait of a complex man discovering himself and his poetry through the injured sons of the nation he loved - American History. View more info

The Mexican American in American History

By: Nava, Julian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, American Book Co.: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16260

ISBN: 0278473814

Condition: Very Good+


183 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Tiny bit of shelf rub to edges. Soft bump at bottom corner tips. School stamp on half title page - Not library. Solid, clean. The Mexican American is a true blend of the Old and New Worlds and he shares with Mexicans and other Spanish Americans a rich and socially-important cultural background that is his essential heritage from Europeans and native Americans who developed highly-advanced ci... View more info

Using American History Volume I & II Eighth Edition in Classroom : Instructor's Resource Guide

By: Nielsen, Ian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: CT, Dushkins: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16234

Condition: Near Fine


84 pages; Near Fine condition. Instructor's Resource Guide. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Instructors using Annual Editions in the classroom have the Dushkin Publishing Groups permission to duplicate questions for the classroom use. Listed on Page 1 are the references to Volume I ISBN 0879675721and Volume II 087967573X for this guide to be used. View more info

The Oven Birds, American Women On Womanhood 1820 - 1920

By: Parker, Gail (Ed)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday Anchor Original: 1972

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7646

ISBN: 0385047452

Condition: Near Fine


387 pages; Near Fine condition. Light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Solid, clean. The women whose thoughts we have collected here suggest to our generation that the history of American feminism and literary history must be studied simultaneously if any sense is to be made of the rise and fall of the women's movement in America. Trade Paperback. View more info

Main Currents in American Thought - Volume I - the Colonial Mind 1620-1800

By: Parrington, Vernon L.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Harvest By Harcourt,brace & World: 1954

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 14452

ISBN: 0156551349

Condition: Very Good+


420 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Faint front hinge crease. No spine creases. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Of Parrington's Pulitzer Prize study of men and ideas in America, Henry Seidel Canby wrote: This a work of the first importance, lucid, comprehensive, accurate as sound scholarship should be, and also challenging, original in its thinking, shrewd, and sometimes brilliant. Main Currents in American Thought - Volume I - the Colonial Mind 1620-1800.... View more info

Democracy in World Politics

By: Pearson, Lester B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NJ, Princeton University Press: 1955

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16619

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


123 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Ex-library. Solid binding and hinges. Attractive black on brown-marbled cloth boards with silver lettering. Ex-library stamps, pocket, name plate, spine pen. Soft bump back top corner tip. Underlining in super soft pencil to a few pages. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are otherwise clean. I was very honored, and not a little impressed, by the invitation to give the Stratford Little Lectures, this year of ... View more info

The Journal of American History, Vol. 70, No. 4, March 1984

By: Perry, Lewis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Organization of American Historians: 1984

Edition: Quarterly Publication

Seller ID: 19048

Condition: Very Good+


256 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. White covers just a tad age tanned. Soft bumps at front cover edges. Solid, clean. Featuring: The Rockefeller Foundation, China, and Cultural Change by Frank Ninkovich; From Activism to Apathy: The American People and Nuclear Weapons, 1963-1980; Research Note / Issues in Wilson Scholarship: References to Early Strokes in the Papers of Woodrow Wilson by Juliette L. George; Michael F. Marmor and Alexander L. George; and much... View more info

The Journal of American History, Vol. 71, No. 1, June 1984

By: Perry, Lewis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Organization of American Historians: 1984

Edition: Quarterly Publication

Seller ID: 19049

Condition: Very Good+


262 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. White covers just a tad age tanned. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Bump at front cover edges. Solid, clean. Featuring: On Seeing and Not Seeing: A Case of Historical Invisibility by Anne Firor Scott; An Armed Community: The Origins and Meaning of the Right to Bear Arms by Lawrence Delbert Cress; Feminist Politics in the 1920s: The National Woman's Party by Nancy F. Cott; and, much more! Trade Paperback. View more info

Journal of American History; Vol. 70, No. 2, September 1983

By: Perry, Lewis (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Organization Of American Historians: 1983

Edition: Quarterly Publication

Seller ID: 19045

Condition: Very Good+


250 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. White covers just a tad age tanned. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Bump at front cover edges. Solid, clean. Featuring: Science Enters the Birthing Room: Obstetrics in America since the Eighteenth Century by Judith Walzer Leavitt; The Social Science of Horace Bushnell by Daniel Walker Howe; Labor's True Woman: Domesticity and Equal Rights in the Knights of Labor by Susan Levine; and, much more. Trade Paperback. View more info

Journal of American History; Vol. 69, No. 4, March 1983

By: Perry, Lewis (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Organization Of American Historians: 1983

Edition: Quarterly Publication

Seller ID: 19046

Condition: Very Good+


306 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. White covers just a tad age tanned. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Bump at front cover edges. Two small ink stains on one page. Solid, clean. Featuring: Jonathan Edward's Religious Psychology by James Hoopes; The Role of Cooperatives in the Development of the Movement Culture of Populism; School Reform in the New South: The Woman's Association for the Betterment of Public School Houses in North Carolina 1902-1919 by James... View more info

The Journal of American History Vol. 68, No. 4, March 1982

By: Perry, Lewis (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Organization of American Historians: 1982

Edition: Quarterly Publication

Seller ID: 19053

Condition: Very Good+


291 pages; Very Good Plus condition. No creases. White covers just a tad age tanned. Tiny bit of shelf wear at edges. Solid, clean. Featuring: New Light on the Old Side: Irish Influences on Colonial Presbyterianism by Elizabeth I. Nybakken; Commercial Farming and the Agrarian Myth in the Early Republic by Joyce Appleby; Herbert Hoover and the Great Drought of 1930 by David E. Hamilton; and much more. Trade Paperback. View more info

James Madison - a Biography in His Own Words, Volume II, Illustrated - the Founding Fathers Series - Deluxe Edition

By: Peterson, Merrill D. (Ed)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Newsweek: 1974

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 14789

ISBN: 0882250507

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Fine/Very Good Plus. 1st Deluxe Edition. Volume II ONLY. Attractive blue full leather boards with silver lettering. Endpapers: Letter Madison wrote to Jefferson March 18, 1787. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has three tee-niny closed tears. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Now in protective sleeve. An excellent gift! This is Volume II in a two part set. Volume II starts with page 209, Chapter Six and The Revolution 1800 and ... View more info

Study Guide To America - A History Of The United States - 2nd Edition - Volume 2 Since 1865

By: Pickering, Carolyn; Risjord, Norman K.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: NJ, Prentice-Hall: 1988

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13705

ISBN: 0130252220

Condition: Fine


120 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. If you are serious about study, if you want to improve your grades, if you want to approach exams with confidence, This study guide by Carolyn Pickering provides you with the additional help you need to reinforce your grasp of Norman K. Risjord's text, America: A History of the United States, Second Edition. Trade Paperback. View more info

One More Bridge To Cross, Lowering The Cost Of War

By: Poole, H. John; Lind, Bill (Foreword)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NC, Posterity Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12549

ISBN: 0963869531

Condition: Fine


142 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Un-read tight. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! Every grunt leader - from squad to division - should read this book and then keep it in their pack to be thumbed through regularly until they hang up their rifles. Trade Paperback. View more info

A History of the Conquest of Mexico

By: Prescott, William H. ; Gardiner, C. Harvey (Abridged & Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: IL, University of Chicago Press: 1966

Edition: 1st Phoenix Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16568

Condition: Very Good


413 pages; Very Good Condition. Reading creases. Just a bit of shelf rub to edges. Tiny bump to front bottom corner tip. Age tanned to white part of front panel. Solid, clean. This is part of Classic American Historians, general editor Paul M. Angle. The History of the Conquest of Mexico, published in 1843, is a dramatic narration of one of the most colorful chapters of the cultural collision that thrust Europeans into Indian America. C. Harvey Gardiner's selections pres... View more info

Benedict Arnold, Patriot or Traitor

By: Randall, Willard Sterne

Price: $14.00

Publisher: NY, Dorset Press: 2001

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 16050

ISBN: 0760712727

Condition: Near Fine


667 pages; Near Fine condition. Gently read. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. Set during America's Revolution War, this true story of political intrigue and human tragedy has too often been relegated to vilifying legend. View more info