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AMERICA'S HISTORIC PLACES

By: N/A

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest: 1988

Seller ID: 14001


Spine slant. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 352 pages; 14001j. View more info

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The Great Secession Winter Of 1860-61 And Other Essays Edited with an Introduction by George Hochfield.

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sagamore Press: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30888


This collection of essays is intended to serve two purposes. First it provides a body on interesting material relevant to American political history, especially in the period following the Civil War. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. DJ is edgeworn, chipped and with a missing chunk at lower spine. In new mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 428 pages; 30888 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: The Rise Of The Union A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1933

Seller ID: 28962


Many illustrations throughout plus the end of the volume illustrations depicting great scenes and personages of our history. Edgewear to extremities. Remaining four volumes also available. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 306 pages; 28962 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: A Half Century Of Expansion A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1933

Seller ID: 28963


Many illustrations throughout plus the end of the volume illustrations depicting great scenes and personages of our history. Full b/w pictures with mini-bios: Pioneers--the opening of the prairies (from the painting by N. C. Wyeth) ; Edgewear to extremities. Dampstain at lower edge of front pastedown and flypage. Remaining four volumes also available. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 346 pages; 28963 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: Civil War And Aftermath A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Seller ID: 28964


Many illustrations throughout plus the end of the volume illustrations depicting great scenes and personages of our history. Edgewear to extremities. Remaining four volumes also available. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 347 pages; 28964 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: America And World Power A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1940

Seller ID: 28965


Many illustrations throughout plus the end of the volume illustrations depicting great scenes and personages of our history. Edgewear to extremities. Remaining four volumes also available. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 312 pages; 28965 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: The Record Of 1933 - 1941 A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1942

Seller ID: 28966


Many illustrations throughout plus the end of the volume illustrations depicting great scenes and personages of our history. Edgewear to extremities. Remaining four volumes also available. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 364 pages; 28966 View more info

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The March Of Democracy: The Record Of 1942 - 1954 A History of the United States

By: Adams, James Truslow

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1946

Seller ID: 28967


Loose leaf hardbound. Edgewear to extremities. Binding is cracking at juncture. Cumulative (loose-leaf) "coupons" in rear of books, from 1947 through 1954. 1945 and 1946 coupons are gone. Others have previous owner's name filled in to mail off for the next volumes. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 232 pages; 28966 View more info

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Undaunted Courage Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 20th Printing

Seller ID: 28279


From the bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the definitive book on Lewis and Clark’s exploration of the Louisiana Purchase, the most momentous expedition in American history and one of the great adventure stories of all time. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 512 pages; 28279 View more info

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Crazy Horse And Custer

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $12.35

Publisher: NY, Anchor Books: 1996

Seller ID: 21802


A dual portrait of the leader of the Oglala Sioux and the general of the U. S. Seventh Cavalry in 1876 cites the battle of June 25 and chronicles the sometimes striking similarities in the lives of both men. Minor dampness crinkling to first couple of pages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 527 pages; 21802 View more info

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Undaunted Courage, Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson, and the Opening of the American West

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31349


Lewis and his partner Captain William Clark made the first map of the trans-mississippi West, provided invaluable scientific data on the flora and fauna of the Louisiana Purchase territory, and established the American claim to Oregon, Washington, and Idaho. Ambrose has pieced together previously unknown information about weather, terrain, and medical knowledge at the time to provide a colorful and realistic backdrop for the expedition. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall... View more info

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Indian Sleep-man Tales Legends of the Otoe Tribe

By: Anderson, Bernice G.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: NY, Greenwich House: 1967

Seller ID: 25884


Night-time stories told by Indian fathers to their sons about how the rabbit got his pink eyes, why the seasons follow one another, and how the man got into the moon. Couple of closed tears on DJ, now in new mylar. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 145 pages; 25884 View more info

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Indian Primitive Northwest Coast Indians of the Former Days

By: Andrews, Ralph W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bonanza Books: 1960

Seller ID: 27281


Indians of the western shore of the United States, Canada and Alaska. This book is the first photographic history of these northwest coast people. Closed tears to edges of DJ, now in new mylar. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 175 pages; 27281 View more info

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The Gift of Pleasant Hill Shaker Community in Kentucky

By: Archambeault, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30153


4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages; 30153 View more info

WHAT EVERY AMERICAN SHOULD KNOW ABOUT AMERICAN HISTORY

By: Axelrod, Dr. Alan, and Charles Phillips

Price: $18.20

Publisher: Holbrook, MA, Bob Adams, Inc.: 1992

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 24861


Some hiliting; Square 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 384 pages; 24861J View more info

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In The Days Of Victorio, Recollections of a Warm Springs Apache

By: Ball, Eve

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1994

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: 25571


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 222 pages; 25571 View more info

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New England in Color

By: Beach, Stewart

Price: $10.40

Publisher: London, Thornton Cox: 1979

Edition: 1st English Edition

Seller ID: 29045


Ten years after the US first edition, this edition was published in London. Go figure. The historic houses, the tree-lined village streets, the rockbound coast and the harbors where the yachts and fishing fleets gather, are reproduced in the hues that nature gives them in spring, summer, fall and winter. Minimal edgewear. ; Profiles of America Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 94 pages; 29045 View more info

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American Spirit

By: Beard, Charles A. & Mary R. Beard

Price: $39.00

Publisher: MacMillan Company: 1942

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28545


The first 3 books in this series are The Rise of American Civilization (in two volumes) , America in Midpassage and this book. The other volumes in this set are not available. Edgeworn DJ, chipped and torn, is in new mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 696 pages; 28545 View more info

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America In Midpassage Volume I And Volume II (2-Volume Set)

By: Beard, Charles A.and Mary R.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28289


Both confusing and fascinating, they have given us both facts and conclusions. Their book is encyclopedic in detail, original in interpretation, bold in judgment. It is characterized by an astonishing breadth of interst and of sympathy, by alertness to new points of view, and new techniques, and by an unflagging vitality that permeates every page. Published 15 years after their "The Rise of American Civilization". Pages: 500 in volume 1+ 477 in volume 2. Deckled ... View more info

The Historians' History Of The United States

By: Berky, Andrew S. , and James P. Shenton, editors

Price: $9.75

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

Seller ID: 21673


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 1384 pages; 21673 View more info