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Category: All Categories: History: U.S.: US Hist
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1.
Braeman, John. Bremner, Robert Hamlett, 1917- , Brody, David, 1930- editors  
Change and Continuity in Twentieth Century America: the 1920's. Edited by John Braeman, Robert H. Bremner, David Brody

Publisher: [Columbus] Ohio State University Press [1968].
ix, 456 p., index, 22 cm. Series: Modern America, no. 2. Twelve essays written specifically for this collection. Subjects include: Oil and Politics; The Farmers' dilemma; Labor in Eclipse' The Kl Klux Klan; Prohibition; Fiction of the Jazz Age and others. Good+, embossed owner stamp on page l, Rice University stamp on title-p.; no dj. Stock#NEU061.

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Braeman, John, Bremner, Robert Hamlett, 1917- , Brody, David, 1930- , editors  
Twentieth-century American Foreign Policy, edited by John Braeman, Robert H. Bremner, David Brody

Publisher: [Columbus] Ohio State University Press [1971].
ix, 567 p. 22 cm. Series: Modern America, no. 3. Thirteen essays. Begins with two historiographical essays by Charles E. Neu and David F. Trask. This is Charles Neu's copy. Vg / dj good +, some wear. Stock#NEU131.

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3.
Billias and Grob  
American History: retrospect and prospect
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American History: retrospect and prospect by George Athan Billias and Gerald N. Grob, paperback, 1971, The Free Press, 471 pages, foredges are soiled

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4.
Carter, Paul A.  
Another Part of the Twenties
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Another Part of the Twenties by Paul A. Carter, Columbia University Press, paperback, 1976, 229 pages, vg condition

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5.
Brennan Jr.William J.  
Bill of Rights and the States
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Bill of Rights and the States by William J. Brennan, paperback, Center for the Discussion of The Free Society, 1961, 24 pages

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6.
Cook, Donna Gholson, Illustrated by: Photos & Maps  
Gholson Road : Revolutionaries and Texas Rangers

Publisher: 1st Books Library Bloomington, IN 2003.
xxxvi, 387 pp, glossy red SC wraps w/wht lettering w/color illustrated front panel, SIGNED by the author on the title page. This is the story of one family's role in American history, from early Virginia through early Texas during the period of the Old West. The book tells the story of selected important events in the history of America, and the parts played by Anthony Gholson and some of his descendants. Signed by Author No Jacket Soft Cover Near Fine Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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7.
Wilson, Everett B., Illustrated by: Illustrated  
Vanishing Americana

Publisher: A. S. Barnes and Company, Inc. New York, NY 1961.
187 pp, grey boards w/black lettering, dj brown-black-red w/pictorial front panel & photo of the author on the back panel. The book lists the things that used to be on farms and that are no longer on the farm. He also lists some of the items that used to appears in the homes & towns that are no longer there. He covers what has changed in the transportation and has vanished. some light foxing to the endpapers. Very Good Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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8.
Wilson, Everett B., Illustrated by: Illustrated  
Vanishing Americana

Publisher: A. S. Barnes and Company, Inc. New York, NY 1964.
187 pp, brown cloth covered boards w/black lettering, dj brown-black-red w/pictorial front panel & photo of the author on the back panel. The book lists the things that used to be on farms and that are no longer on the farm. He also lists some of the items that used to appears in the homes & towns that are no longer there. He covers what has changed in the transportation and has vanished. prev owner wrote on the ffep, some foxing to the endpapers. 3rd Printing Very Good Hard Cover Very Good Sm4to from 9" to 11"

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9.
Johns, A. Wesley  
The Man Who Shot McKinley: A New View of the Assassination of the President (signed)
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Publisher: A. S. Barnes South Brunswick, NJ, 1970.
Burgundy-violet cloth with silver titles to spine, in green and white photo illustrated jacket, 8vo. Inscribed, dated (Aug, 1970) and signed by author on ffep. 293pp. Index, bibliography, b/w plates. Near Fine/VG. Book has sharp crease to extreme upper spine end, light stress creases to plates with no associated damage. Else as new with especially sharp cloth. Jacket has rubbing and light soil to white background of rear panel and spine only, light abrasion along upper edges with touches of surface loss, primarily to front corners. Central coors, titlesand figures sharp and bright. Jacket in Brodart. Not ex-lib. ISBN: 0498075214 Signed by Author VG. Hardcover NF

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10.
American Antiquarian Society  
Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society... April 20, 1966. Vol. 76: 1

Publisher: AAS, Worcester, Mass., 1966 [Davis Press].
201 p., [8] p. of plates; 25 cm. Includes Louisa Dresser, The Background of Colonial American Portraiture; Irving Lowens, The Songster and the Scholar; The Diary of Ebenezer Parkman [1703-1784], 1754-1755. Grey-blue printed wraps; white blotches on spine; VG+. stock#41814.

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11.
American Antiquarian Society  
Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society... October 19, 1966. Vol. 76: 2

Publisher: AAS, Worcester, Mass., 1967 [Davis Press].
[2], [207]-403, xxvii p.; 25 cm. Includes Pierce W. Gaines, Political Writings in the Young Republic; Marcus A. McCorison, A Daybook from the Office of The Rutland [VT] Herald; index & preliminary matter for Vol. 76. Grey-blue printed wraps; minor white blotches on spine; VG+. stock#41815.

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12.
Orton, Vrest  
Calvin Coolidge's Unique Vermont Inauguration: The Facts Winnowed from the Chaff, etc.
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Publisher: Academy Books Rutland, VT., 1998.
Trade soft cover in stiff cream wraps with painting of Coolidge swearing-in to front, small 8vo. 96pp. 34 b/w photos throughout. Title to Cover: "The Unique Inauguration of Calvin Coolidge". Near Fine. 3/4" long line of surface loss from apparent tag removal lower rear wrap. All else as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. ISBN: 0914960318. Soft Cover NF

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13.
Pessen, Edward  
Most Uncommon Jacksonians : The Radical Leaders of the Early Labor Movement

Publisher: Albany, NY, U.S.A.: State University of New York Press, 1970.
Paperback. Good. Previous owner's full credentials on inside front cover; some red underlining in the first twenty pages. Dark brown on burnt orange spine. Standard Size. 216 pages.

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14.
Adams, Henry; Introduction by Henry Steele Commager  
History of the United States of America During the Administration of Thomas Jefferson, 3 volums
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Publisher: Albert and Charles Boni, NY, 1930.
Includes 3 volumes, Books I to VI. All vols: G cloth hardback, gilt lettering, no DJ. Covers with some edge and corner wear, 2 with faded and 1 with darkened spine. Binding tight. Inscribed inside cover, Vol 1 with dedication. Vol 2 has small tear on top spine. End papers and pp VG, lightly tanned. 12mo, 437+474+458 pp. Because of size and weight of the book(s), please contact us to arrange for priority mail or for shiping outside the continental USA.

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15.
Starkey, Marion L.  
The Devil in Massachusetts. A Modern Inquiry into the Salem Witch Trials.

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York 1949.
Very Good with no dust jacket Stated First Edition Bound in black, minor wear to edges, bookseller stamp on endpaper: DJ with small tears to edges, chip at top of spine.; A modern look at the Salem witch trials; detailed bibliography.; 8vo; 310 pages

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16.
Cleland, Robert Glass  
This Reckless Breed of Men. The Trappers and Fur Traders of the Southwest.

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York 1963.
Very Good in Good dust jacket Fourth Printing Bound in blue, title in gilt, wear to edges, hand-drawn "ex-libris' on f.e.p.; DJ worn on corners.; Well written treatise on trappers and traders of the American West; includes photographs & illustrations, bibliography & index.; 8vo; 361 + xx pages

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17.
McHugh, Tom  
The Time of the Buffalo

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York 1972.
Very Good with no dust jacket Stated First Edition Hand-drawn 'ex-libris' on flyleaf.; A natural history of the Buffalo and the American Indian cultures that depended upon them.; 8vo; 339 pages

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18.
Trefousse, Hans L.  
The Radical Republicans: Lincoln's Vanguard for Racial Justice
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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York, 1969.
Hardcover in dark grey-cloth with gilt titles and figures to spine, gilt monogram to front, Borzoi impress to lower corner rear board, no jacket, 8vo. ix+492pp. + xviii(index) + note on author and colophon. Index, biblkiography, footnotes throughout. Fine. 3 1/2" streak from black marker to front pastedown. Else as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Not ex-lib. Hardcover Fine

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19.
Traxel, David  
1898: The Birth of the American Century
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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf New York, 1998.
Hardcover in dark blue paper over boards and burgundy quarter-binding, in red, blue and white photo illustrated jacket with Biscuit ad to rear, 8vo. xiii + 365pp . + note on author & colophon. Index, bibliography, endnotes, 9 illustrations. Book and jacket are as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Jacket in Brodart. Neither ex-lib nor remainder. ISBN: 0679454675 Fine. Hardcover Fine

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20.
J. Anthony Lukas  
Common Ground, a Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families
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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, NY, 1955.
A study of 3 Boston families, Yankee, Irish and black, during the school intergration crisis. VG cloth hardback, gilt lettering, G+ DJ. Cover with little spine edge and corner wear. DJ slightly worn with chips on spine, a few scuffs. Tight binding. Map on end papers. Pps are almost Fine. 9 1/2x 6 1/2", 639 pps. ISBN#0-394-41150-6. 2d printing

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21.
Boleslaw and Marie-Louise Mastai  
The Stars and the Stripes, the American Flag as Art and as History...
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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, NY, 1973.
VG hardback, embossed cover, silver lettering on spine. Minor spine edge and corner wear. G+ DJ, edge wear, top slightly discolored, small tears on spine, price scratched out. Tight binding. End papers with owner's name inscribed. Pps Fine. 10 1/2x11 1/2", 241 pps with extensive color photos, list of official flags, index and orig. addenda and errata page. ISBN #0-394-47217-9.

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22.
Williams, T. Harry  
The History of American Wars From 1745 to 1918
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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, NY, 1981.
Fine cloth hardback, silver lettering, Fine DJ in mylar. Cover with minimal shelf wear. DJ has little wear. Binding tight. End papers and pp look unused. 8vo, 435 pp with biblio and index. ISBN# 0 394 51167 0.

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23.
Tuchman, Barbara W.  
THE FIRST SALUTE
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Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, NY, 1988.
Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. First Edition. Hard Cover. ISBN: 0394553330 Second Printing (October 1988). Publisher's full royal blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and cover, maps on endpapers, fore-edge deckle. 8vo. xiii, 347 pp. Illustrated with 16 pages of illustrations, eight in full color, and six maps. This is an unmarked, very lightly used copy, in excellent condition. The price-clipped dust jacket is otherwise fine. FINE/NEAR FINE. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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24.
Royster, Vermont  
My Own My Country's Time

Publisher: Algonquin Books Chapel Hill, NC 1983.
351 pages. Clean and tight. "The longtime editor of the Wall Street Journal reports of fifty years of peace, war, presidents, politics and people." Fascinating reading. ISBN: 9912697024 First Edition Very Good Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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25.
WPA Writers (Works Projects Administration)  
Story of Old Allegheny City
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Publisher: Allegheny Centennial Comittee, Pittsburgh, PA, 1941.
G+ cloth hardback, gilt lettering and decoration, no DJ. Cover with little edge wear, some fading, dirty and scuffed. Binding tight. End papers and pp are NF, bright and clean. 4to, 236 pp with illustrations, biblio and index. One of the American Guide Series. Because of the size and weight of the book(s), please contact us to arrange for priority mailing or for shipping outside the continental USA.

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26.
Thorndike, Joseph  
Horizon

Publisher: American Heritage New York 1967.
120 pages. Clean and tight. Many illustrations. No jacket issued. 14 articles on various subjects. Autumn 1967 volume IX # 4. Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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27.
Jensen, Oliver, editor.  
American Heritage. The Magazine of History. February 1967, vol. XVIII no. 2.

Publisher: American Heritage Publishing Co., NY, 1967..
112 p., illus. incl. color. Contents include Louis W. Koenig, 'Consensus Politics' 1800-1805; Marshall Sprague, Love in the Park; Richard O'Connor, 'Black Jack' of the 10th; Stephen Hess, An American in Paris; Lucius Beebe, Purveyor to the West; James Cameron Phifer, 'Mother, I Do Not Hate To Die'; Lately Thomas, Tammany Picked an Honest Man; W. Storrs Lee, Stone Walls Do Not a Prison Make; George M. Heinzman, 'Don't Let Them Ride Over Us'; William G. McLoughlin, Trade Cards; Robert E. Pike, Hell and High Water. Color pictorial front cover; white covers a bit soiled, else VG. 28413

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28.
American Historical Association  
Annual Report of the American Historical Association for the Year 1909

Publisher: American Historical Association Washington, DC, 1911.
Navy cloth with gilt titles to spine, no jacket, rough-cut fore and lower page edges, 8vo. 812pp. Index to volume. Extensive (pp.491-792) indexed bibliography of writings on American history by category for year. Proceedings of 25th-annual meeting, Carnegie Hall meeting and Pacific Coast branch meeting. Papers. Archivist reports. Uncut pages throughout. Cloth boards are bumped with softening and wear to spine ends. 1 1/2" line of rubbing along front board/spine junction. Spine titles not rubbed. Stress crease across entire mid front board. Hinges strong; binding tight and square. Stress creases to endpapers, blue pencil marks to front pastedown. Interior pages are clean and unmarked and bright. Overall, VG (near fine in very good minus boards). Hard Cover VG

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29.
DuBois, Ellen Carol  
United States After 1865 (Women's and Gender History in Global Perpsective)
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Publisher: American Historical Association Washington, DC, 2000.
Stapled booklet in white and maroon illustrated wraps, 8vo. Women's and Gender History in Global Perpsective Series. viii+42pp. Bibliography, endnotes. Near Fine. Label from academic history dept. to mid front wraps, obscuring illustration. Else as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Paperback NF

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30.
Bole, John Archibald  
The Harmony Society, A Chapter in German American Culture History
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Publisher: Americana Germanica Press, Philadelphia, 1904.
VG cloth hardback, fading gilt lettering, no DJ. COver with bent spine edges, bumped corners, tiny black dots on front, some scuffs. Binding tight. Author's inscription of FFP. End papers and pp are very lightly toned. 4to, 176 pp with b/w photos. History of the Harmony Society in Harmony, PA; Economy, PA; Harmony, IN.

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31.
Aaron, Daniel; Beninder, Robert (eds.)  
The Strenuous Decade: A Social and Intellectual Record of the Nineteen-Thirties (Documents in American Civilization)
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Publisher: Anchor / Doubleday Garden City, NY, 1970.
Mass market papback in white, purple and red wraps with b/w photos to front. xviii+537pp. + publisher's list. 25 plates. Light rubbing and associated soil to wraps but colors, figures and titles all sharp and bright. Stress creases to spine with binding tight and square. Pages very bright and unmarked. Prev. wner's name to verso front wrap. Soft Cover VG

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32.
Trudeau, G. B., b. 1948.  
The Portable Doonesbury.

Publisher: Andrews & McMeel, Kansas City [c1993]..
'Incorporating all the essential daily strips and full-color Sundays, The Portable Doonesbury is an unblinking analysis of history in the making.' Subjects include Dan Quayle's DEA file, Perot, Clinton, the Gulf War. [225] p. in comic style, some color; color pictorial covers, 27.5 cm.; VG. 28743

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33.
Kraus, Michael  
The United States to 1865

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 1959..
First Edition. 24 X 16 cm. Fine/No dj. Dark blue cloth with titles and decoration stamped in silver & gold on front board, xiii, 529, xi pp, 21 maps, bibliography, index. One corner of one leaf bent. General history of the United States from Henry the Navigator to the end of the Civil War. Companion volume to The United States Since 1865, by Foster Rhea Dulles. Shipping weight 3 lbs.

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34.
Dulles, Foster Rhea  
The United States Since 1865

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 1959..
First Edition. 24 X 16 cm. Fine/No dj. Dark blue cloth with titles and decoration stamped in silver & gold on front board, x, 546, xix pp, 7 maps, bibliography, index. General history of the United States from the end of the Civil War to 1959. Companion volume to The United States to 1865, by Michael Kraus. Shipping weight 4 lbs. (International 3 lbs., 4 oz.)

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35.
Bordin, Ruth  
Alice Freeman Palmer: The Evolution of a New Woman

Publisher: Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1993.
Cloth hardback, with dust jacket. Very Good/Very Good. White on green spine. Standard size. 324 pages.

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36.
Pack, James  
The Man Who Burned the White House: Admiral Sir George Cockburn, 1772-1853

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A.: Naval Institute Press, 1987.
Cardboard stamped to look like cloth, with dust jacket. Very Good/Very Good. White on black spine. Standard Size. 288 pages.

Appr.: | AUD 10.75 CAD 10.87 EUR 7.46 GBP 5.97 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 107.53 

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37.
Bradford, James C. (editor)  
Crucible of Empire : The Spanish-American War & Its Aftermath

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, U.S.A.: Naval Institute Press, 1993.
Cloth, with dust jacket. Fine/Very Good. Standard Size. 290 pages.

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38.
Nottingham, Theodore J.  
The Curse of Cain: The Untold Story of John Wilkes Booth
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Publisher: Appaloosa Press Nicholasville, KY, 1997.
Trade softcover in black, white and red wraps with b/w photo of Booth to front, 8vo. Biblography, endnotes, b/w plates. Near Fine. Non-authorial gift inscription to pre-title page. Very mild curl lower corner front wrap. Else as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. ISBN: 1580060218. Paperback NF

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39.
Mailer, Norman  
St. George and the Godfather
 Picture
Publisher: Arbor House New York, 1983.
Hardcover in off-white cloth, in light tan glossy jacket with blue and red titles, 8vo. First hardcover edition (NOT 1st state, which is 1972 Signet paperback; only date in this edition is copyright, not that of printing). 229pp. + unpaginated introduction by John Leonard. Fine/NF. Unclipped jacket has very gentle sunning to background only of spine with no effect on titles. Book and jacket are otherwise as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Jacket in Brodart. Neither remainder, bookclub nor ex-lib. ISBN: 0877955638. First Edition Fine. Hardcover Fine

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40.
Herschensohn, Bruce  
The Gods Of Antenna

Publisher: Arlington House New Rochelle 1976.
Very Good in Good+ dust jacket First Edition Wear to edges of DJ ; The author shows how the three major television networks played an major role in the outcome of the Vietnam War and in the abdication of Richard Nixon. ; 8vo; 155 pages

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41.
Lippmann, Walter  
Conversations with Walter Lippmann
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Publisher: Atlantic Little Brown Boston, 1965.
Blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and publisher's blindstamp to front, in black and white jacket with photo of Lippmann to front, 8vo. 1st edition. xi+242pp. Index, intorduction by Edward Weeks. Transcribed interviews with CBS correspondents Walter Cronkite, Howard K. Smith, David Schoenbrun, Charles Collingwood and Eric Sevareid. Fine/VG+. Book is as new: bright, tight, sharp and unmarked. Price-clipped jacket has abrasion with surface loss along extreme spine ends and upper and lower corners of front fore edge. Central colors, titles and figure fine and bright. No tears, chips or creases. Jacket in Brodart. Not ex-lib. First Edition VG+ Fine

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42.
Byrd, Martha  
SARATOGA: Turning Point in the Americanrevolution

Publisher: Auerbach Philadelphia 1973.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket First Edition Name on endpaper; shelf wear to DJ, slightly sun-faded on spine.; Describes the immediate causes, events, and aftermath of the Saratoga campaign, a series of encounters which marked a turning point in the Revolutionary War in favor of the rebel colonists. ; Great Events in World History; 8vo; 140 pages

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43.
Scull, Florence Doughty  
John Dickinson Sounds the Alarm.

Publisher: Auerbach Publishers Philadelphia 1972.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket First Edition Name in endpaper, minor shelf-wear to DJ.; A look at the letters written by the Philadelpha lawyer in 1767 and their contribution to the American Revolution. ; Great Events in World History; 8vo; 148 pages

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44.
Dawson, Will  
The War That Was Never Fought.

Publisher: Auerbach Publishers Princeton 1971.
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket First Edition Name on endpaper, minor shelf wear to DJ.; Great Events in World History. The story of an incident in the Pacific Northwest in 1859 between the United States, Great Britian and the emerging nation of Canada.; Great Events in World History; 8vo; 118 pages

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45.
Morris, Margaret F. (editor)  
Essays on the Gilded Age (Walter Prescott Webb Memorial Lectures)

Publisher: Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 1973.
Cloth, with dust jacket. Fine/Good. Dust jacket has several in-line tears, up to two inches in lenghth. White on yellow spine. Standard Size. 108 pages.

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46.
Terkel, Studs  
Working
 Picture
Publisher: Avon Books, NY, 1976.
Very Good with no dust jacket. First Edition (?). 1. Soft Cover. ISBN: 0380002590 Publisher's glossy wraps. Rear cover slightly bent, slight wear to spine, minor underlining, else fine. VERY GOOD. Mass Market Paperback. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 762 pp

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47.
Rukert, Norman G.  
Fort McHenry: Home of the Brave

Publisher: Baltimore: Bodine, 1983.
Paperback. Very Good. White on dark blue spine. 7 1/2 by 10 1/2 inches. 120 pages.

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48.
Love, Philip H.  
Andrew W. Mellon: The Man and His Work

Publisher: Baltimore: F. Heath Coggins & Company, 1929..
First Edition. 22 X 16 cm. VG/No dj. Blue textured cloth, gilt titles on front board & spine, 319 pp, 6 ff b & w photo plates, 8 cartoons. Extremities slightly rubbed & bumped, owner's name rubber-stamped on fpd. Rather enthusiastic account of Mellon's work as Secretary of the Treasury in the Harding, Coolidge, and Hoover administrations. The preface was dated September, 1929, just before the stock market crash and ensuing Great Depression. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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49.
Sherr, Lynn  
The American Woman's Gazetteer

Publisher: Bantam Book New York 1976.
271 pages. Clean and tight. Black/white photos. "The first state by state celebration of women, places, and events that made history." Owner's name inside cover and on title page ISBN: 0553010417 First Edition No Jacket Soft Cover Good 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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50.
Cole, Donald B.  
A Jackson Man: Amos Kendall and the Rise of American Democracy

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press, 2004.
Cloth, without dust jacket. Very Good. Rear cover has a significant diagonal score on the exterior. Gold on ivory spine. Standard size. 344 pages.

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51.
Leuchtenburg, William E.  
The White House Looks South: Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Lyndon B. Johnson

Publisher: Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2005..
24 X 16½ cm. Fine/Fine. Black boards, gilt titles on spine, xiii, 668 pp, notes, bibliography, index. DJ in Brodart archival cover. From the DJ: "Combining vivid biography and political insight, William E. Leuchtenburg offers an engaging account of relations between these three presidents and the South while also tracing how the region came to embrace a national perspective without losing its distinctive sense of place." Based on extensive use of both archival and previously published material (notes & bibliography constitute about a third of the book). Shipping weight 3 lbs.

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52.
Smith, T. V. (Thomas Vernor)  
Abraham Lincoln and the Spiritual Life

Publisher: Beacon Press; Boston: 1951.
Good+ with no dust jacket Hardcover 95 pages; 16mo (6.5") 17 cm; Small format (4 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches) 11 x 17 cm. Full black cloth, silver spine lettering, a few footnotes. ; Impressive essay describes Lincoln as secular saint, moralist serving goodness, natural artist serving beauty, etc. ; This book is being offered by Alan's Used Books (gwenfoss d o t c o m) on behalf of First Unitarian Universalist Church of Detroit, all proceeds to same. ; Moderate exterior wear. Ballpoint gift note on front endpaper in large hand. Library pocket and slip affixed to rear endpaper. Binding tight.

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53.
Fitzhugh, George [edited by C. Vann Woodward]  
Cannibals All! or Slaves Without Masters.

Publisher: Belknap Press Cambridge 1960.
Good+ with no dust jacket First Edition Bound in maroon, top edge of paper wavy, old dust on top edge, a few spots of foxing on endpapers; DJ with shelf wear.; Important work in the history of abolitionism.; 8vo; 264 pages

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54.
Adams, Henry Brooks, 1838-1918. Samuels, Ernest, editor.  
Selected Letters. Edited by Ernest Samuels.

Publisher: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1992.
xiv, [1], 587 p., index, plates. "This selection, the first based on the authoritative six-volume 'Letters', represents every major private and public event in Adams's life from 1858 to 1918 and confirms his reputation as one of the greatest letter writers of his century." Dj; fine. stock#23197x.

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55.
Handlin, Oscar, Arthur M. Schlesinger, Samuel E. Morison, F. Merk, A. M. Schlesinger Jr., P. H. Buck.  
Harvard Guide to American History.

Publisher: Belknap Press of Harvard UP, Cambridge, Mass., 1963.
xxiii, 689 p., index; dj worn; VG. Stock#20986.

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56.
Nixon, Edgar B. (ed.)  
Franklin D. Roosevelt and Foreign Affairs (3 vols.)
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Publisher: Belknap/harvard Cambridge, MA, 1969.
Three volumes. Bluish-grey cloth, with volumes two and three in light blue illustrated, uncoated jackets, 8vo. Approx. 1940pp. total. Index to set in volume three. FDR documents from January 1933 through January 1937 relating to foreign affairs. Consists primarily of correspondence to and from FDR. Each book is NF to Fine, with light scuffing to page edges, bumping lower corners vol. 1. No jacket for v. 1. Vol 2 jacket is VG-, with creases and 1/4" tear to foot of spine and light wear to spine head. Vol 3 jacket is VG- with light soil to rear panel, moderate wear and light chip to upper rear edge. Jackets are in Brodarts. Not ex-lib. VG-. Hard Cover NF

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57.
Ziegler, Valarie H.  
The Advocates of Peace in Antebellum America (Religion in North America Ser.)

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, U.S.A.: Indiana University Press, 1992.
Cloth, with dust jacket. Very Good/Very Good. Underlining in about 25 pages; midway. Standard Size. 252 pages.

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58.
Buehrig, Edward H.  
Woodrow Wilson and the Balance of Power

Publisher: Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1955..
First Edition. 21 X 14 cm. Near Fine/Very Good. Black boards textured to resemble cloth, gilt titles on spine, x, 325 pp, notes, index. Light rubbing to spine ends, else fine. DJ smudged, a bit of rubbing to corners & spine, ends, else fine; in Brodart archival cover. According to the DJ, this book "highlights varying approaches to American security--Wilson's emphasis on law, Bryan's on morality, Lansing's on democracy, and Theodore Roosevelt's on fighting effectiveness. From his examination of the Lansing diaries, the Wilson papers, the Anderson papers, and his re-evaluation of the intimate papers of Colonel House, the author brings a complex era into a new and challenging focus." DJ features a photo of Wilson wearing a rather splendid top hat. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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59.
Thelen, David (Ed.)  
The Journal of American History (Vol. 80, No. 3, December 1993)

Publisher: Bloomington, IN: Organization of American Historians, 1993..
Trade Paperback. 25½ X 16½ cm. Near Fine/No dj. Brick red wraps, white titles, [iv], 841-1275, [49] pp. Slight shelf wear, otherwise looks unused. Contains the 1993 presidential address, four articles, a research note, a letter from Slovenia, movie reviews, and over 100 book reviews. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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60.
Perkins, Dexter.  
America's Quest for Peace.

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana UP [1963].
122 p. An analysis of peace through law, through collective security, and through disarmament; how these three approaches were embodied in international agreements and how they worked or failed to work. Dj clipped, ink inscription; good+. Stock#20920.

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61.
Thomas, John L.  
La Nascita Di Una Potenza Mondiale Gli Stati Uniti Dal 1877 al 1920

Publisher: Bologna, Il Molino, 1988.
271 p. illus., 21.5 cm. Translated by Nadia Venturini from his The Great Republic. AM Stock# 30,919, Vg/ wrappers.

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62.
Tebbel, John & Keith Jennison  
The American Indian Wars.

Publisher: Bonanza New York 1960.
Good in Good dust jacket Later Printing Bound in brown, minor wear to edges; DJ with wear to edges; name stamped on top edge.; "The story of the struggle between white men and red men for possession of America, which began in 1500 and did not end until the uprising of 1890-91."; 8vo; 312 pages

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63.
Adams, Charles Kendall & William P. Trent  
A History of the United States

Publisher: Boston & Chicago: Allyn and Bacon, 1903..
First Edition. 19½ X 14 cm. G/No dj. Quarter brown calf, gilt titles on spine, black titles & dec. on drab cloth-covered boards, xxiii, 590 pp, 18 color maps, 17 b & w maps, over 200 b & w illustrations, index. Extremities heavily rubbed, some marginal tears, notes & names on endpapers, a few scattered pencil notes in margins. Rear advertising section contains only pp 67-8; we doubt if it originally was issued with all 68 pp because the spine is not thick enough to have contained all of them. Shipping weight 3 lbs.

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64.
Galbraith, John Kenneth  
Name-Dropping from F. D. R. on

Publisher: Boston & New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1999..
First Edition. 21½ X 14½ cm. Fine/Near Fine. Mauve boards, blue cloth spine with gilt titles, ix, 194 pp, 4 ff b & w photo plates. DJ has small tear to head of rear fore-edge, else fine; in Brodart archival cover. Memoir of Galbraith's personal interactions with Franklin D. & Eleanor Roosevelt, Albert Speer (whom he interrogated after WW2), Harry Truman, Adlai Stevenson, John F. & Jacqueline Kennedy and their friends, Jawaharlal Nehru, Lyndon Baines Johnson, Chester Bowles, George Ball, and Averell Harriman. Shipping weight 2 lbs. (International 1 lb., 8 oz.)

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65.
Fiske, John  
The Dutch and Quaker Colonies in America, Volume 1

Publisher: Boston & New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Company, 1899..
Ex-Library. 20½ X 13½ cm. Good/No dj. Dark blue cloth, gilt titles on spine, top edge gilt, xvi, 294 pp, 4 maps. Cloth rubbed through to boards at corners & frayed at spine ends, shaken hinges reglued, library markings & card pocket. Contents of this volume: the medieval Netherlands; Dutch influence upon England; Varrazano & Hudson; West India Company; privileges and exemptions; King Log & King Stork; a soldier's paternal rule (Peter Stuyvesant); some affairs of New Amsterdam; Dutch & English. The book ends with the English conquest of New Amsterdam in 1664. Shipping weight 2 lbs.

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66.
Perkins, Dexter, 1889-1984  
Hands Off : A History of the Monroe Doctrine

Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, 1948, c1941.
xii, 455 p., [8] leaves of plates : illus., ports. ; index, 22 cm. Bibliographiy (p. [416]-430). Ex-library copy rebound in green cloth owned by Prof. Charles Neu with his underlining. Stock# NEU 162 Good, ex-lib. / no dj.

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67.
Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976.  
History As A Literary Art: An Appeal to Young Historians
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Publisher: Boston : Old South Association, [1948?].
13 p. ; 20 cm. Series: Old South leaflets ; ser. 2, no. 1. Title from cover. Date from the Harvard University Archives. "Be free, all worthy spirits, and stretch yourselves." Stock# 44,289. Good+ / pamphlet.

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68.
Somerville, E. OE. (Edith OEnone), 1858-1949.  
The States Through Irish Eyes. By E. OE. Somerville...

Publisher: Boston And New York, Houghton Mifflin Company, The Riverside Press Cambridge, 1930.
'Joint-Author, with Martin Ross Of ‘Some Experiences of an Irish R.M.,’ ‘Irish Memories,’ ‘The Real Charlotte,’ etc., etc. Illustrated By The Author.' 200 p., illus. incl. plates; bound in half grey boards, corners & edges worn, red cloth spine, gold spine lettering; no dj; 22 cm.; pencil owner’s name, light soiling, somewhat roughly opened, else VG. Hudson p. 50-51. ‘Ordinary Edition’, the second binding state, of this first American edition, which came out six months earlier than the first English edition. Travels in the U. S. proceeded from New York to Aiken, S. C., through South and North Carolina to Virginia and Washington D. C., Providence, Boston, Philadelphia, ending in New York. 101333.

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69.
Cushing, Marshall Henry, 1860-1915  
The Story of Our Post-Office. The Greatest Government Department in All Its Phases
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Publisher: Boston, A. M. Thayer, 1893.
1034 p., "illustrated with over four hundred and fifty fine engravings" (actually photographs) "mostly taken by my friend here, Mr. Prince". Three chapters on The Louisiana Lottery: Driving the Lottery Out and Devious Methods of the Lottery Men are followed by The Curse of Obscene Literature. Women of the Department and Clerks' and Carriers' Organizations indicate a social history potential. Stock#24459. VG; faux-leather binding somewhat scuffed.

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70.
Grillo, Giacomo  
Italians in the American Scene

Publisher: Boston, Ausonia, 1958..
16 p.; 23 cm. Author's presentation inscription inside cover; Stock# 39,338. Fine/ paper. United States, history, immigration, social life.

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71.
Earp, Wyatt] Lake, Stuart N.  
Wyatt Earp, Frontier Marshal.

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1931.
ix, [2], 392 p. An early printing, but not the first, of the book that created the modern Wyatt Earp myth. Intended as bona fide, genuine, unadulterated fact, it is a good fictional read. Stock#101,477. Vg/no dj.

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72.
Hearst, William Randolph, 1863-1951] Nasaw, David.  
The Chief. The Life of William Randolph Hearst.

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 2000.
xv, 682 p., [24] p. of plates, illus., 25 cm. William Randolph Hearst by the 1930s controlled the largest publishing empire in America. A powerful man, but never as powerful as he believed himself to be, when he took up a vile anti-New Deal campaign in the ’30s both his power and his wealth were undermined. Vg copy/dj vg. 101792.

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73.
Handlin, Oscar, 1915- . Handlin, Mary Flug, 1913-1976  
Facing Life: Youth and the Family in American History Responsibility: by Oscar Handlin & Mary F. Handlin
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Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown [1971].
ix, 326 p.; 22 cm. An essay on the way children have been treated and regarded in the United States. Stock#NEU190. Professor Charles Neu ticked many paragraphs in red ink; dj good+.

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74.
Commager, Henry Steele, 1902-1998, & Allan Nevins.  
The Heritage of America. Revised and Enlarged Edition.

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, 1951.
1227 p., index, illus., pictorial boards; good+. stock #20207.

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75.
Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr., 1917-2007 [Jackson, Andrew]  
The Age of Jackson.

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown, 4th printing, November 1945.
xiv, 577 p., index; 22.5 cm. 'This book is the outgrowth of a series of lectures entitled 'A Reinterpretation of Jacksonian Democracy' delivered at the Lowell Institute in Boston in the fall of 1941.' Chapters include Prologue: 1829; Keepers of the Jeffersonian Conscience; Background for Revolution; The Men Around the President; Beginnings of the Bank War; George Bancroft and Radicalism in Massachusetts; Radicalism in New York; Rise of the Locofocos; The Third Term; Divorce of Bank and State; The Southern Dilemma; The Whig Counterreformation; 1840; Jacksonian Democracy as an Intellectual Movement; ...and the Law; ...and Industrialism; ...and Religion; ...and Utopia; ...and Literature; Tyler Too; Free Soil; 'Our Federal Union...'; Traditions of Democracy; Bibliography. Stock# 20,435. Good+, green cloth boards printed in gold; no dj.

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