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1 Disarmament : The Intensified Effort 1955-1958 
Washington DC Department of State 1960 Second Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Revised edition of State Department booklet outlining arms control and disarmament proposals and negotiations for both conventional forces and nuclear weapons during the late 1950's. Includes inlaid 15 pp. booklet "The Great Antagonism" on psychology, propaganda, and war. Book Condition : Near Fine; no internal markings; light wear to covers. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Maps and Mapping (National Atlas of Sweden) 
Stockholm, Sweden SNA Publishing 1990 9187760029 / 9789187760020 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
1st of 17 volumes in the National Atlas of Sweden series. Oversize folio hardcover, 205 pp. 25 articles by various contributors detail Swedish cartography - municipal maps, geological maps, nautical charts, land surveys, and much more. Book Condition : Fine; no text marks; minimal wear. Dust Jacket Condition : Near Fine; several tears at bottom edge to plastic covering/protecting the paper jacket. 
Price: 72.00 USD
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3 Mennonite Historical Society of Ontario : Celebrating Our First Twenty Years 1965-1985 
Waterloo, ON Canada Mennonite Historical Society of Ontario 1985 1st Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Booklet outlining the history of the Mennonite Historical Society of Ontario. It outlines the Spring and Fall meetings of the Society, Heritage seminars, and Genealogy meetings. Book Condition : Very Good; previous price label remnant at top right front cover; slight discoloration around spine; no internal markings. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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4 Study Helps in History Book Four : American History (From 1865 to Present Time) 
New York NY Adams Book Company 1946 Soft cover Good Plus Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
A study guide with questions and answers covering Reconstruction through World War II. Topics include Presidents, the Spanish-American War, the Panama Canal, Immigration, World War I, the New Deal, and many more. Takes a pro-Southern view of Reconstruction. Saddle staples were added to additionally secure binding. Book Condition : Good+; former owner's name in ink inside front cover; no markings to text; light spotting to text block; 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 The Geneses of the United States Army Corps of Engineers 
Washington DC Department of the Army Office of the Chief of Engineers 1978 Probable First Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
September 1978 publication EP 360-1-2 covering the (then) 203 year history of the Army Corps of Engineers. In addition to photos and brief biographical sketches of the 46 Chief Engineers, this book contains a brief history of the organization, a section on the 15 Medal of Honor winners from the Corps of Engineers, and miscellaneous notes on the symbols of the Corps. Errata page inlaid in front of, and taped to left side of, title page. Softcover, 8 x 10 1/2 inches. Book Condition : Very Good; light wear to cover corners; no interior marks other than on the errata page; light crease to rear cover along stapled-edge side. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 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: 15.00 USD
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7 The Valley Forge Journal : A Record of Patriotism and American Culture: December 1991 ( Volume 5, Number 4) 
Valley Forge PA Valley Forge Historical Society 1991 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Journal 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This special issue commemorates the 50th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Includes narrative account of the attack, several articles on the U.S.S. Arizona Memorial, and excerpts from President George H.W. Bush's speech. Book Condition : Very Good+; binding tight; text unmarked; slight curling to cover corners. First Day of Issue Kentucky (bicentennial) stamp and cancellation on front free end paper. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Visualizing War 
Gettysburg PA Gettysburg College 2012 1st Edition Softcover (Side-stapled) Very Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
This is an exhibition catalog for Gettysburg College's Fall 2012 Exhibition "Visualizing War", part of the school's commemoration of the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War. Curated by Civil War Institute fellows Natalie Sherif, Alexandra Ward, and Andrew Egbert, the exhibition examined perceptions of the American Civil War in the North and the evolution of its political, social, and militaristic visual representations through a wide range of objects from the college's archives. 12 color illustrations supplement a brief essay by each of the presenters on different aspects of wartime artistic portrayals. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; minor wear to cover corners and edges. 
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9 Three Centuries Under Three Flags: The Story of Governors Island from 1637 A.C.M. Azoy
Governors Island NY Headquarters First Army 1951 Soft cover Good Plus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Survey history of Governors Island off the tip of Manhattan. The landing place of the first Dutch colonists in New Netherlands, the island would become fortified by the time of the American revolution and the War of 1812. It remained an Army training facility, then a Coast Guard installation, before become a park and National Monument. Book Condition : Good+, no text marks; light rubbing and one mark on covers; occasional toning at binding margins from binding adhesive. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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10 Historical Dictionary of Swaziland Alan R. Booth
Lanham MD Scarecrow Press 2000 0810837498 / 9780810837492 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
2nd Edition. African Historical Dictionaries, No. 80. Hundreds of entries on significant places, institutions, and events as well as crucial aspects of the economy, society, and culture. Chronology of important events and an extensive bibliography. Green covers w/gilt lettering on black, 403 pp., unillustrated. Book Condition : Very Good, ex-college library with minimal signs: spine label, bookplate, barcode & stamp on back free endpaper and cataloging info on t.p. verso; no text marks. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 32.50 USD
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11 Lebanon (CT) (Images of America) Alicia Wayland; Ed Tollmann; Claire S. Krause; Lebanon Historical Society
Charleston SC Arcadia Publishing 2004 0738535737 / 9780738535739 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Signed by Author(s)
Signed by all 3 authors on title page. Part of the Images of America series, this work consists of 2 b&w photos per page supplemented by text. Traces the rural history of the area and its historic ties to the American Revolution. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; light cover corner wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Belgium : Its Cities Volume II Allen, Grant
Boston MA L. C. Page & Company 1908 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
The second volume in Allen's exploration of Belgium's cities concentrates on Brussels and Antwerp with particular attention to the art museums and cathedrals. The work of Rubens is featured. 41 b&w illustrations. Second impression 1908. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; light foxing to text block at rear; some scuffing to rear cover and spine; slight cover corner wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 The American Indian: A conference in the American Philosophical Society Library (Library Publication No. 2) American Philosophical Society
Philadelphia, PA American Philosophical Society Library 1968 First Edition Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Good No Dust Jacket Book 4to up to 12" tall 
Pale blue wraps, staple-bound, cover and pages in typewriter style, 54 pages. Contents: "Franz Boas Collection" by George Stocking; "The Value of the Speck Papers for Ethnohistory" by Anthony Wallace; "Value of the Radin Papers for Linguistics" by Dell Hymes; "Little-Used Collections in the APS Library" by Murphy Smith; "Glottochronology" by C. F. Voegelin. Condition: Good; Pages are clean. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 The Summer Soldiers: The 1798 Rebellion in Antrim and Down Anthony Terence Quincey Stewart
Belfast, northern ireland Blackstaff Press 1996 0856405582 / 9780856405587 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
History of the United Irishmen Rising of 1798 against British rule. Relies heavily on primary sources in diaries, letters, and reports. Book Condition : good; no text marks; curl to front edge and cover corners; a few page tip creases; rubbing to covers; a few small marks on text block. 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Southern Indian Studies (Volume XIII (13), October 1961), Archaeological Society Of North Carolina
15 Southern Indian Studies (Volume XIII (13), October 1961) Archaeological Society Of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC Archaeological Society of North Carolina and The Research Laboratories of Anthropology 1961 N/A Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo up to 9" tall 
Light gray stapled wraps, 43 pages. This journal was established in April 1949 as a medium of publication and discussion of information pertaining to the life and customs of the Indians in the Southern states, both prehistoric and historic. Contents of this issue: "Synthesis: Will o' the Wisp of New World Archaeology" by Ruth V. Evans; "Generic Western Names Identifiable in the Southeast" by Harold A. Huscher; "Some Eastern Cherokee Dances Today" by John D. Gillespie. CONDITION: Pages are clean and bright 
Price: 17.50 USD
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16 Censorship in France From 1715 to 1750: Voltaire's Opposition Bachman, Albert
New York NY Columbia University Press 1934 1st Edition Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good, Ex-College Library. 1st Edition in library binding. Traces the decline of censorship during the Ancien Regime and the rise of philosophic literature. Book Condition : Good, Ex-College Library; no text marks, former owner's name on front free end paper; bookplate, slip, and pocket inside covers; withdrawn rubber stamps on original softcover wraps; some page tip creasing; light age toning. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Barnes Sesquicentennial 1828-1978 (Pennsylvania), Barnes Sesquicentennial Committee
17 Barnes Sesquicentennial 1828-1978 (Pennsylvania) Barnes Sesquicentennial Committee
Barnes, PA Barnes Sesquicentennial Committee 1978 N/A Softcover (Saddle-stapled) Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Booklet on the 150th anniversary celebration of Barnes, Warren County, Pennsylvania. In addition to the schedule of events for the three day celebration, the majority of the booklet is comprised of articles on the history of the village and surrounding area as well as Sheffield Township. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 72 pages.Book Condition : Very Good; pages are clean and bright, unmarked, no creases or tears. Cover has light creasing at the corners. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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18 The Long Shadow of Little Rock, A Memoir Bates, Daisy
New York NY David McKay Co. 1962 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1970 4th printing. Foreword by Eleanor Roosevelt. Book Condition : Very Good; no internal markings; light age toning. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; chipping and tearing at edges. Personal memoirs of Daisy Bates, a civil rights activist best known for her involvement with the Little Rock Nine and the successful attempt to desegregate public schools in Arkansas. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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19 London On Thames In Bygone Days Birch, G.H.
London, England Seeley and Co. 1903 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
History of London from Roman and Saxon times through the Victorian period. Well illustrated, 92 pp. including 4 color and 28 b&w plates. BookCondition : Good; no text marks; pencil note on front free end paper; age toning inside covers; scattered foxing especially near page edges; light spotting to text block; bumping to spine ends and cover corners. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Reflections on History Burckhardt, Jakob
London, England George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1943 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Good, Ex-College Library. 1950 3rd printing. Translation of lectures given at Basle University in 1870-71. Discusses the three powers - The State, Religion, and Culture - and how their reciprocal action influences history. Book Condition : Good, Ex-College Library; catalog notes on title page, no text markings; bookplate inside front cover, checkout slip and pocket inside rear cover; catalog label on bottom spine end; some shading to red covers from sunlight. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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