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1 The United States and the Peace Part 2; Verbatim Record of the Plenary Sessions of The United Nations Conference on International Organization, San Francisco April-June 1945 
Washington DC The United States News 1945 1st Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Very Good Magazine 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Record of one of the first organizational conferences of the United Nations attended by 50 delegations. Includes opening remarks by President Truman. Condition : Very Good; no internal marks; age toning to pages due to paper quality. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Machines as the Measure of Men: Science, Technology, and Ideologies of Western Dominance Adas, Michael
Ithaca NY Cornell University Press 1989 0801423031 / 9780801423031 1st Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good+, Ex-College Library. Historical survey of technology and the ascendancy of science in relation to Western nations view of other cultures especially in Africa and Asia. Book Condition : Good+, Ex-College Library; pencil catalog info on title page, no other text marks; bookplate inside front cover; check out slip and label on rear free end paper; catalog label on bottom spine end; light bumping to spine ends and cover corners. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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3 THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION 1917-1921 - Volume 1 + 2 Chamberlin, William Henry
New York NY The MacMillan Co. 1954 2nd Edition Hardcover Good Minus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Ex-College Library in library binding. 1952 Revised Edition of well received early history. 10 b&w maps & 27 illustrations, documentary appendices. Written by Chamberlin while in Russia with the Christian Science Monitor. Book Conditions : Good-, Ex-College library; significant pencil underlining & margin notes; bookplates inside front covers; catalog labels o spine ends and on rear free end papers; a few spots to text block; checkout slip and pocket at rear of Vol. 1. No Dust Jackets. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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4 The sinews of peace: post-war speeches Churchill, Winston
London, England Cassell and Co. 1948 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Collection of 29 of Churchill's post-war speeches from June 1945 - 1946, includes the famous title speech where Churchill spoke out against the Iron Curtain. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks, a few small pencil notes inside covers; mild fading to spine; light bumping to spine ends; a few small spots to text block. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; some light foxing on rear interior flap; price unclipped; in protective mylar cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 The Standard History of the World: 10 volume set: A Narrative of Political Events & A Record of Civilization Israel Smith Clare
Cincinnati OH Standard Historical Society 1930 1st Edition Hardcover Good Plus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1927 Printing. Complete 10 volume history set plus Supplement. 5,202 pp. total with many b&w photos and color maps. Chronological history from Ancient Egypt and Ethiopia through the aftermath of World War I. Book Conditions : Good+; no text marks; fading to spines; light scuffing to covers; light spine end & cover corner wear. PLEASE NOTE : Extra postage will be requested due to the weight of this set. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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6 The 19th Century: A History Mackenzie, Robert
London, England Thomas Nelson and Sons 1898 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
14th Edition, Revised 1898. British import. United Kingdom/Victorian- centric survey history of the 19th century. Divided into books, with the first largely covering Napoleon, the second concerning Great Britain, and the third Europe and the United States. Includes interesting pieces on social conditions, Chartism and reform, Christian missions, India, and colonial rule. Book Condition : Very Good; former owner's name erased from front free end paper, no text marks; light age toning to text block; bumping to spine ends; light marking to covers. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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