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Teacher's Guide: the Story of the Mexican Americans - the Men and the Land

By: Acuna, Rudolph

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, American Book: 1969

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15787

Condition: Fine


10 pages; Fine condition. Stapled softcover 10 pages. TEACHER'S Guide. Text is in English. Full number sequence. Solid, clean. The story of the Mexican Americans depicts the Mexican Americans' contributions to the building of the American Southwest. Its purpose is to portray Mexican Americans realistically as participants in American History, narrating their roles in the past and amplifying their responsibility to the present and future of the United States. Also in this Teacher's Manual are Teacher's Historial Overview with references to other books on the subject of Mexican Americans, Geogra... View more info

First Person America

By: Banks, Ann (Ed. with Intro)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Vintage: 1981

Edition: 1st Vintage Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7178

ISBN: 0394747968

Condition: Very Good


287 pages; Very Good condition. Very light front hinge crease. Tiny curl at top corner tips. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Solid, clean. Trade Paperback. View more info

American Values In Transition - A Reader

By: Bannister, Robert C. (Ed)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1972

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 10686

ISBN: 0155025961

Condition: Near Fine


368 pages; Near Fine condition. Spine is fading. Bright colors on covers. No creases. Solid, clean. A look at our country and its present moral condition fills the mind with alarming apprehensions. So began a lament in an American magazine almost a century and a half ago. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Historians' History Of The United States, Volume II

By: Berky, Andrew S. ; Shenton, James P. (Eds)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1966

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 13463

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


621 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Blue boards with gilt lettering. Tiny bit of foxing top book block. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. This is Volume II and it begins Chapter VI - Expanding Horizons. The Civil War ended and in its aftermath came an explosion of energy that catapulted the United States into the front rank of industrial powers. In the three decades and a half remaining of the nineteenth century, fortunes without parallel were piled up; the values of a simpler agrarian age crumbled; the frontier disappeared as transcontinental railroa... View more info

Great Lives Observed: George Washington

By: Borden, Morton (Ed) ; Stearn, Gerald Emanuel (Gen. Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NJ, Prentice- Hall - Spectrum: 1969

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 14439

ISBN: 0139454853

Condition: Fine


154 pages; Fine condition. 1st Spectrum Edition. No creases. Un-read tight. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! The GREAT LIVES OBSERVED series combines the intimacy of autobiography, the immediacy of eyewitness observation, and the objectivity of modern scholarship. In George Washington, Morton Bordon presents Wasington's own words, the views of his contemporaries, and analysis in retrospect by leading historians and other modern observers to create a three-fold perspective. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Young Jefferson, 1743 - 1789, Illustrated

By: Bowers, Claude G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1945

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 8509

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


544 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Spine gilt is fading. Front board gilt is bright. Outside page edges lightly age tanned. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Once the Revolution was forced on the Americans, Jefferson saw an opportunity for the creation of a new, distinctly American system for the better protection of the rights and liberties of all people... View more info

The Making Of An American, An Adaptation Of Memorable Tales By Charles Sealfield

By: Carrington, Ulrich S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: TX, SMU Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6090

ISBN: 0870741438

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Fine/Near Fine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ has a little bit of rub at the edges. Now in protective sleeve. Charles Sealfield was an American writer who originally fled from Austria's repressive regime to America in 1823. He returned to Europe in 1832 and settled in Switzerland. He returned as an American, and thereafter wrote book after book, all of them about the United States and Mexico...his books influenced Mark Twain. A great gift! View more info

The American Past in Perspective, Volume One - to 1877

By: Colbourn, Trevor; Patterson, James T. (Eds)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Allyn and Bacon: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16034

Condition: Near Fine


532 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Un-read tight. Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. An excellent gift. In short, our purpose for writing yet another Anthology on the American past is to identify some of the more signifcant historical writing, and to indce our readers to renew or develop their acquaintance with the authors here introduced. Trade Paperback. View more info

The American Past in Perspective, Volume Two - Since 1865

By: Colbourn, Trevor; Patterson, James T. (Eds)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Allyn and Bacon: 1970

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16035

Condition: Very Good+


482 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Book is tight. A shallow scratch to front cover. Solid, clean. In short, our purpose for writing yet another Anthology on the American past is to identify some of the more signifcant historical writing, and to indce our readers to renew or develop their acquaintance with the authors here introduced: Kenneth Stampp, Eric McKitrick, Oscar Handlin, Maldwyn Allen Jones, Thomas C. Cochran and William Miller, and many more. Trade Paperback. View more info

Past Imperfect: Alternative Essays in American History, Volume I & II: from Reconstruction to the Present

By: Cook, Blanche Wiesen; Harris, Alice K. ; Radosh, Ronald (Eds)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16033

ISBN: 0394316940

Condition: Near Fine


353 pages; Near Fine condition. Volumes I & II. (TWO books) Just a bit of shelf rub at edges. Full number sequence. No creases. Solid, clean. Today, more than ever before, we hear students ask, Why study history? For some historians the answer has always been clear: history helps us to understand the living. Trade Paperback. View more info

Gray Days and Gold: a Character Sketch of Atlantic Mutual Insurance Company

By: Cosgrove, John N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Atlantic Companies: 1967

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14519

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


140 pages; Near Fine/No Jacket. Beautifullu gray and red boards with gilt lettering. Illustrated endpapers. Super light sunning to spine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. An excellent gift! This is a very attractive book with ten full page color paintings. Each chapter has illustrations by Gordon Johnson. This is the facts about clipper ships that whitened every sea and Atlantic Mutual as a marine insurer. View more info

Romance Of American Petroleum And Gas - Volume I - Illustrated

By: Crum, A. R. (Ed)

Price: $500.00

Publisher: NY, Romance of American: 1911

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13315

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


363 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Very large coffee table size book. Shelf rub to edges. Boards are straight, spine and hinges are solid, pages are clean. Top page edges gilt, Red Leather and Cloth binding, no dust jacket; H.C. FOLGER JR. gilt stamped lower left corner front cover, four (4) tree/floral designs gilt stamped on spine with one between the gilt stamped ROMANCE OF AMERICAN PETROLEUM AND GAS and CRUM AND DUNGAN, floral end papers front and back. Heavy stock paper, tight binding. The text is clear on fairly bright paper which has a hint of age in some cases. Planned as a three-volume s... View more info

Words That Made American History - the 1870's to the Present

By: Current, Richard N. ; Garraty, John A. ( Eds)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown: 1962

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 16229

Condition: Very Good+


541 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Faint reading creases. Just a bit of light shelf rub to edges. Name and date written neatly top of title page. Solid, clean. Our title, Words that Made American History, is not intended to suggest that American History as been made by words alone. We believe, however, that various speeches, pamplets, books, and other writings have been quite literally epoch-making. This is an Anthology with a short biography of writer. Trade Paperback. View more info

Words That Made American History-Colonial Times to the 1870's - Selected Readings

By: Current, Richard N. ; Garraty, John A. ( Eds)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown: 1962

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 16230

Condition: Very Good


454 pages; Very Good condition. Front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit of light shelf rub to edges. Name and date written neatly top of half title page. Front upper cover has been creased and bumped affecting several inside pages. Solid, clean. Our title, Words that Made American History, is not intended to suggest that American History as been made by words alone. We believe, however, that various speeches, pamplets, books, and other writings have been quite literally epoch-making. Trade Paperback. View more info

Words That Made American History Colonial Times to the 1870's: Third Edition - Volume One

By: Current, Richard N. ; Williams, T. Harry; Freidel, Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MA, Little, Brown: 1972

Edition: Third Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16227

Condition: Very Good+


518 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Volume One - Third Edition. For Instructor's Use. Front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit of shelf rub and bump at edges. This is oversize trade edition. Solid, clean. Our title, Words that Made American History, is not intended to suggest that American History as been made by words alone. We believe, however, that various speeches, pamplets, books, and other writings have been quite literally epoch-making. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Growth Of American Thought - Illustrated

By: Curti, Merle

Price: $16.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1943

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 8162

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


848 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. Solid binding and hinges. Spine faded. Name on front fly-leaf. Outside page edges are age tanned. Very light shelf rub at the edges. Illustrated. An account of the growth of American thought involves, in the first place, a study of growth on American soil of knowledge of the physical universe, of human nature, and of social relationships... View more info

Conflict and Consensus in Modern American History, Sixth Edition

By: Davis, Allen F. ; Woodman, Harold D. (Eds)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, D. C. Heath: 1984

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 16037

ISBN: 0669067504

Condition: Very Good+


577 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Small stamp top page edges. Full number sequence. No creases. Ten illustrations for each chapter from various libraries, Historical Societies, and The Metropolitan Museum of Fine Arts. From the Preface: In this edition, as in the previous ones, we have avoided presenting only two extreme positions on each problem raised. Such an either/or approach is artificial, and forces students to choose between extremes, or to conclude without adequate evidence that the truth must be midway between the two extremes. Trade Paperback. View more info

America Past and Present: an Interpretation with Readings (Volume 2 Since 1865)

By: De Santis, Vincent P. ; Huthmacher, J. Joseph; Labaree, Benjamin W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Allyn and Bacon: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16223

Condition: Very Good


Very Good condition. Volume 2, Since 1865. Front hinge crease. No spine creases. Shelf rub to edges. Solid, tight and clean. This book combines features of both a textbook and a reading book with one cover. Trade Paperback. View more info

The Democratic Experience - a Short American History - Fourth Edition

By: Degler, Carl N. (Ed) Etal

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IL, Scott, Foresman: 1977

Edition: Fourth Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14236

ISBN: 0673079392

Condition: Very Good+


677 pages; Very Good Plus. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub to cover edges. Solid, clean. The reception accorded the original and revised editions of The Democratic Experience has confimed the premise from which it first began: there is a definite need in colleges and universities for a concise yet scholarly, readable, and engaging textbook in American History. Trade Paperback. View more info

Building Skills in American History

By: Dethloff, Henry; Begnaud, Allen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: TX, Steck-Vaughn Co: 1968

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15784

ISBN: 0811401316

Condition: Very Good+


108 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Workbook (8 1/2 x 11). No creases. Just a bit of rub to edges. Bump to top corners. Solid, clean. This is an American History work book, with questions and lines for answer-fill-ins. Building your Skills in American History is a study aid designed to help you to better understand and appreciate your American Heritage. It is important to us because these people have helped shape the world in which we live today. At the end of the book, laid-in, there is a 16 page Test on each unit in the book. View more info

Supplement Sampler - Studying America Past & Present Volume I & Volume II - Instructor's Resourse Manual

By: Divine, Robert A. ; Breen, T. H. ; Frederickson, George M. ; Williams, R. Hal; Walsh, James (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IL, Scott, Foresman: 1984

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14264

ISBN: 0673179621

Condition: Near Fine


43 pages; Near Fine condition. Full number sequence. Tiny bit of shelf rub to cover edges. Solid, clean. Map of the United States Transparencies. The opportunity to take a fresh look at the nation's history is always an exciting one. This is the Instructor's Resource book (Supplement Sampler) to accompany America Past and Present. Trade Paperback. View more info

America: Changing Times, a Brief History - Second Edition

By: Dollar, Charles M. (Ed) ; Etal

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, John Wiley & Sons: 1984

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14229

ISBN: 0471894931

Condition: Near Fine


544 pages; Near Fine condtion. Full number sequence. No creases. Just a bit of shelf rub to cover edges. Solid, clean. Brief History of America: Changing Times. The Declaration of Independence and The Constitution of the United States, Index, and further reading. Trade Paperback. View more info

Five Centuries In America - Second Edition - Teachers' Annotated Edition

By: Drummond, Donald F. ; Fraser, Dorothy M; Alweis, Frank

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, American Book Company: 1966

Edition: Second Edition; Third Printing

Seller ID: 12137

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


658 pages; Bright illustrated boards. Boards are lightly shelf rubbed. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Annotated Teacher Edition. Green Pages for Teachers Called ABC History Series. (Plus extra features & the Teachers' Green Pages at end) View more info

The Encyclopedia of American History

By: Editors Of Dushkin Publishing Group

Price: $15.00

Publisher: CT, Dushkin Publishing Group: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14504

ISBN: 0879670207

Condition: Very Good+


406 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Super shallow reading creases. Light shelf rub at cover edges. Solid, clean. Beautifully illustrated American history encyclopedia. Painting of Mount Vernon to cover. Trade Paperback. View more info

George Washington, First President of the United States

By: editors Of John Hancock Insurance

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MA, John Hancock Insurance: 1933

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17083

Condition: Near Fine


16 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Tiny bit of shelf rub to edges. Solid, clean. Issue No. 69 - booklet. A brief summary of life of the first President of the United States, a very patriotic booklet that is a wonderful keepsake of our Indenpendance, and history. View more info

Presidential Elections of the 20th Century As Reported on the Front Pages of the New York Times

By: editors Of The New York Times

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, New York Times: 1968

Seller ID: 17088

Condition: Fine


Unpaginated pages; Fine/Very Good. Reproduction of the front pages from The New York Times reporting the election results for president from 1900 to 1964. In slate blue folder which is lightly shelf worn at bottom edge. Faded at the edges. The Inside Pages of the New York Times on Election day are in excellent condition, beginning with November 7, 1900 when McKinley was re-elected President. On each of these pages are who won the Legislature Democrats or Republicans, Governor and so on. All Presidents are covered from 1900 to 1964 when Lyndon Johnson was elected the Chief of State, Democrats w... View more info

Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States: Dwight D. Eisenhower 1960-1961

By: Eisenhower, Dwight D.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: DC, Federal Register National Archives: 1961

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15833

ISBN: 0160588545

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Ex-Library; 1165 pages; Very Good/No Jacket. University ex-library with stramps and pen spine label. Red cloth boards and gilt lettering to black & gilt label illustration to spine. Neat name plate to inside front board. Lightly shelf rubbed at edges. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are otherwise clean. SMU Library stamp to outside page edges. This book contains the Public Messages, Speeches, and Statements of the President January 1, 1960 to January 20, 1961. In his Foreword, President Eisenhower wrote: There has been a long-felt need for an orderly series of... View more info

The Democratic Experience - a Short American History - Instructor's Resource Book - Fourth Edition

By: Ewing, G. Porter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IL, Scott, Foresman: 1976

Edition: Fourth Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14261

ISBN: 0673779394

Condition: Near Fine


153 pages; Near Fine condition. Full number sequence. Just a bit of rub to cover. Solid, clean. The opportunity to take a fresh look at the nation's history is always an exciting one. This is the Instructor's Resource book which can be used with the double volume textbooks or the Short one volume history book. View more info

The Game Of The Foxes, The Untold Story Of German Espionage In The United States And Great Britain During World War II

By: Farago, Ladislas

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, David Mckay Company, Inc: 1971

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7974

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


696 pages; Near Fine/No Jacket. Gilt on spine is lightly faded. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. For over ten years I had been gathering material for a book about the Abwehr, the German secret service under Admiral Wilhelm Canaris. But the records seemed forever lost to history until, in 1967, in a dark loft of the National Archives in Washington, DC, I stumbled over a metal footlocker, the kind American naval officers used in WW II. It held hundreds of little yellow boxes containing rolls of microfilm, and it turned out to be part of the litter of re... View more info

The American Past - Volume I & II: Conflicting Interpretations of the Great Issues, Third Edition (2 Books)

By: Fine, Sidney; Brown, Gerald S. (Eds)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1970

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 16039

Condition: Near Fine


1200 pages; Near Fine condition. TWO books. 1970 Third Edition. Volumes I and II. Trade paperback. No creases. Just a bit of rub to edges, spine tips and corner tips. Outside page edges very lightly age tanned. Solid, clean. In this new edition, more than one third of the selections are new. View more info

The Beginnings Of New England Or The Puritan Theocracy In Its Relation To CIVIL And Religious Liberty

By: Fiske, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1889

Seller ID: 10044

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


296 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. The only date is 1889 on copyright page. None on Title page. Just a bit of shelf rub at corner tips and spine tips. Name/date on front fly-leaf (1919) . Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Bright gilt lettering on spine. A little foxing along top edge of map pages. History of New England... View more info

American Ground - Vista, Visions, & Revisions

By: Fossum, Robert H. ; Roth, John K. (Eds)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Paragon House: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 7625

ISBN: 1557781141

Condition: Fine


426 pages; Fine condition. No creases. Solid, clean. No people would have become American without a place of their own. Nor would any place have become America without people who envisioned the vistas of a nation in land that is now the United States. Persons and places conceive each other. If our title evokes that fact, the origins and contents of American Ground document it... Trade Paperback. View more info

People On The Move - A United States History

By: Ginger, Ray; Ginger, Victoria (Asst)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: MA, Allyn and Bacon: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13716

ISBN: 0205042848

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


780 pages; Near Fine/No Jacket. Attractive illustrated boards. Tiny bit of shelf rub to spine tips and corner tips. Boards are straight. Tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. An excellent gift! This book tries to make sense of the lives that people have struggled through in the United States of America. Facts, like persons, do not carry their meanings on their sleeves. Out of the mists of the past, a historian must select certain events because he cannot tell it all, even if he knew it all, which he does not. Full of graphs, maps, illustrations. Media Mail only. View more info

Instructor's Guide to Accompany: the Great Republic - a History of the American People - Second Edition

By: Goodwin, Gerald J. ; Weatherbie, Kenneth L (Test Ques)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: MA, D. C. Heath: 1982

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14378

ISBN: 066902757X

Condition: Very Good


313 pages; Very Good condition. Full number sequence. Front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit of shelf rub and bump to cover edges. Solid, clean. This Instructor's Guide is intended to facilitate use of the Great Republic, Second Edition, by teachers. Trade Paperback. View more info

Student's Guide to Accompanythe Great Republic - a History of the American People - Second Edition

By: Goodwin, Gerald J. ; Weatherbie, Kenneth L (Test Ques)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, D. C. Heath: 1982

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14379

ISBN: 0669027561

Condition: Very Good+


279 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Full number sequence. Shallow front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit of shelf rub to cover edges. Solid, clean. This Student's Guide is intended to facilitate use of the Great Republic, Second Edition, by the readers, or students. Trade Paperback. View more info

Interpretations Of American History - Volume 1 To 1877 - Patterns And Perspectives

By: Grob, Gerald N. ; Billias, George Athan (Eds)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Free Press: 1968

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 12168

Condition: Very Good+


532 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Volume 1 Only. One very shallow reading crease. Tiny bit of shelf rub to cover edges. Solid, clean. This two-volume work is based upon the author's philosophy of teaching American History to college freshmen and sophomores. Trade Paperback. View more info

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

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. In a meeting to discuss the plans for this book, This is the South, the final pattern began to shape. The greatest basic drivi... 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 the courage, skill, and professionalism of the men and women of the U. S. Navy, past and present. This is history at its bes... 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 products of silver trade in America in the eighteenth century. 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

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

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 fascinating, paradoxical man. View more info

The American Poor, A Report On Poverty In The United States

By: Liston, Robert A

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Laurel: 1971

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 1202

ISBN: 0440002540

Condition: Very Good+


191 pages; Very Good Plus, Clean, Tight copy. THIS IS A PAPERBACK - NOT A HARDCOVER! Light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Just a bit of shelf rub and bump at edges. The US is the richest nation on earth. A thought provoking book that explores the status of poverty in America and analyzes its causes, effects, and possible solutions. 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 deliberately refrained from discussing Mr. Roosevelt's actions after he was elected President of the United States in 1932. 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 convenient, inexpensive access to a wide range of current, carefully selected articles from some of the most important magazi... 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, featuring articles by knowledgeable historians and writers. Trade Paperback. View more info