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"Me 'n Henry", A Story about Two Boys Growing Up on the Old Family Homestead in Cochise County when Arizona Was an Infant State

By: Swan, Walter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Bisbee, AZ, Swan Enterprises, 1991

Edition: 2nd Edition; 5th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author


INSCRIBED by author. Filled with pathos which will make you laugh and make you cry. Was that really a rattlesnake under the bed, why did Henry go out and kick the cat, and more adventures. Previous owner's cataloging dot taped to spine of DJ. Minor wear, small closed tear at bottom spine edge. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 287 pages; 26342; Signed by Author View more info

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A History Of Cave City, Arkansas

By: Cave City Historical Committee

Price: $58.50

Publisher: Mt. Vernon, IN, Windmill Publications, 2001

Edition: 1st Edition


Contains histories and articles submitted by many residents and former residents of the Cave City, Arkansas area. Book is over 400 pages in length, fully indexed, and contains over 300 photographs. Articles and histories are divided into four chapters, with a fifth chapter devoted solely to loose photographs of Cave City-area families and groups. Gift note laid in. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 498 pages; 29688 View more info

A History Of The Indians Of The United States

By: Debo, Angie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma, 1979

Edition: 6th Printing


Traces the history of the American Indians as a distinct social and cultural group in the United States, providing the basis for a critical reappraisal of government Indian policy. Maps: Wesstern Trails; The Indian Territory, 1888; Alaska; Indian Reservations in the "lower 48", 1969. Price-clipped DJ is rubbed, chipped, torn, in mylar book jacket cover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 450 pages; 21372 View more info

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A Southern Album Recollections of Some People and Places and Times Gone By

By: Glusker, Irwin (Ed. ) ; Narrative by Willie Morris

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxmor House, 1975

Edition: 1st Edition


Edgeworn DJ in new mylar. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; Unpaginated pages; 29700 View more info

AFTER THE REVOLUTION

By: Smith, Barbara Clark

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Random House, 1985

Edition: Stated 1st Edition


Edgewear. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 214 pages; 13978j. View more info

America A To Z

By: Reader's Digest

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest, 1997


4to 11" - 13" tall; 416 pages; 22825 View more info

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America In Crisis

By: Levitas, Mitchel

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, 1969


Examines the dream and the reality in text and pictures, seeking to identify the events, the trends, and the feelings involved in this crucial period of America. A great collection of photographs describing the state of the nation in the 1960s. Includes mini-photo-essays by Lyon, McCullin, Griffiths, Manos, Erwitt and Harbutt. . Because so much of that experience was subjective, it is reported in pictures--all of them the work of Magnum, the outstanding international coo... 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


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

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America's Fascinating Indian Heritage The First Americans: Their Customs, Art, History and How They Lived

By: Reader's Digest

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Pleasantville, Reader's Digest, 1986


This is apparently the third edition, the first being in 1978 and second in early 1986. Red quarter bound book is in like new condition, without defects of any kind. However, the DJ is moderately edgeworn, chipped, has a closed tear at upper edge of rear panel. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 416 pages; 30078 View more info

AMERICA'S HISTORIC PLACES

By: N/A

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Reader's Digest, 1988


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

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America's Wonderlands & America's Historylands

By: National Geographic

Price: $26.00

Publisher: National Geographic, 1966

Edition: 2nd Edition


2-volume set in slipcase. Crinkling, small tears to upper edge of both DJ's. Maps in rear endpaper pockets. Rust-colored cloth slipcase also very good. May require added postage as these books weigh over 8 pounds. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 15067 View more info

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American Indian Myths and Legends

By: Erdoes, Richard & Alfonso Ortiz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pantheon, 1984


Author Dee Brown says of this book: "We have nothing more universal than our folk myths, and in this book Richard Erdoes and Alfonso Ortiz have brought together what is probably the most comprehensive and diverse collection of American Indian legends every compiled. It is a worthy and welcome addition to the literature of our native peoples." ; The Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 527 pages; 29073 View more info

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American Indians' Kitchen-table Stories Contemporary Conversations With Cherokee, Sioux, Hopi, Osage, Navajo, Zuni, and Members of Other Nations

By: Cunningham, Keith

Price: $15.75

Publisher: Little Rock, AR, August House, 1992

Edition: 1st Edition


More than 200 narratives from contemporary American Indian storytellers--including Cherokee, Sioux, Hopi, Osage, Navajo, and Zuni--portray a people open to new ideas and technology, blessed with a healthy sense of humor, and able to live among the Anglo world while retaining tribal identies and awareness. Notes section from page 193-230, followed by an index of places where the stories were collected. Burgundy faux leather boards, gilt spine lettering. ; The American Fol... View more info

American Landmarks: The Barn

By: Brooks, Laura

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Smithmark, 1997


DJ edgeworn; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 128 pages; 21456arc 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


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