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"American Attitudes Toward Japan, 1941 - 1975"

By: "Johnson, Sheila K."

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Stanford, CA/ Washington, DC", 1975

Edition: (1st edition)


"Tight, bright, clean & square. Light rubbing to covers and a single faint crease on each cover. ""examines American perceptions of Japan and traces them from World War II to the present…contends that once stereotypes take hold, they can shape international events..."" 114 pages, 9x6"" (22.9x15cm)" View more info

"""Up Ship!"" U.S. Navy Rigid Airships 1919-1935"

By: Robinson & Keller

Price: $32.95

Publisher: "Annapolis, MD", 1982


"Book and dust jacket like new except for faintest softening to spine ends. Larger printing. 236 indexed, annotated pages illustrated with diagrams, and black and white photographs. 8.75x11.25x 1"" History of the US Navy's efforts to develop airships for long-range scouting missions. Includes information on the ZR 2, Shenandoah, Los Angeles, Akron, and Macon from Naval records and from interviews conducted with their flight crews." View more info

"A History of Ireland in the XVIIIth Century, Volume V"

By: "Lecky, William Edward Hartpole"

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, 1893


"Reading copy. Ex-library with expected markings. Tight except for cracked endpaper, light age yellowing to pages, clean interior, exterior has a few spots on the front cover and age soil to top, exterior page edges. Bottom spine end is softened and has small chips, top spine end is chipped. Chapter XI from ""State of the Rebellion when Cornwallis arrived"" through "" ""Great Unpopularity of Grattan"". Chapter XII - ""T... View more info

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"A History of Knowledge: Past, Present, and Future"

By: "Doren, Charles Van"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books,


A one-voume reference to the history of ideas that is a compendium of everything that humankind has thought, invented, created, considered, and perfected from the beginning of civilization into the twenty-first century. Massive in its scope, and yet totally accessible, A HISTORY OF KNOWLEDGE covers not only all the great theories and discoveries of the human race, but also explores the social conditions, political climates, and individual men and women of genius that bro... View more info

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"A Train in Winter: An Extraordinary Story of Women, Friendship, and Resistance in Occupied France"

By: "Moorehead, Caroline"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial,


They were teachers, students, chemists, writers, and housewives; a singer at the Paris Opera; a midwife; a dental surgeon. They distributed anti-Nazi leaflets, printed subversive newspapers, hid resisters, secreted Jews to safety, transported weapons, and conveyed clandestine messages. The youngest was a schoolgirl of sixteen, who scrawled "V" (for victory) on the walls of her lycee; the eldest, a farmer's wife in her sixties who harbored escaped Allied airmen. Strang... View more info

"Anne Bonny, Pirate Queen: The True Saga of a Fabulous Female Buccaneer)"

By: "Brown, Douglas"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Derby, CT", 1962

Edition: (1st edition)


"Appears unread but has slight corner bumps to outside corners. Tight, light age tanning of pages, clean except for faint age soil to cover edges, slight curl and tilt. Owner's stamp on front cover. Number written on first free page. ""Anne and Jim (Bonny) shipped out with the notorious Captain Blackbeard, raiding, killing and looting, and establishing their reputations as free-booters who would stop at nothing in their quest for wealth and adventure..."&... View more info

"Assyria and Babylon c.1370-1300 B.C. (Fascicle #42) The Cambridge Ancient History, Volume II (Revised edition), Chapter XVIII"

By: "Gadd, C.J."

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1965


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean, square. Owner's name on title page. Red covers, sewn binding. 36 pages including Bibliography. " View more info

"Assyria and Babylonia c. 1200-1000 B.C. (Fascicle #41), The Cambridge Ancient History, Volume II (Revised edition), Chapter XXXI"

By: "Wiseman, D.J."

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1965


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean interior, slight age soil to exterior, square. Owner's name and notes on title page. Original price sticker and 1/2"" rip on edge of front cover. Red covers, sewn binding. 47 pages including Bibliography. " View more info

"Babylonia c.2120-1800 B.C. (Fascicle #28) The Cambridge Ancient History, Volume I (Revised edition), Chapter XXII "

By: "Gadd, C.J."

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "London, UK", 1965


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean interior, slight age soil to exterior, faint curl. Owner's name on title page. Red covers, sewn binding. 56 pages including Bibliography. " View more info

"Band of Brothers: E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normandy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest"

By: "Ambrose, Stephen E."

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster,

Edition: 2


As good a rifle company as any in the world, Easy Company, 506th Airborne Division, U.S. Army, kept getting the tough assignments -- responsible for everything from parachuting into France early D-Day morning to the capture of Hitler's Eagle's Nest at Berchtesgaden. In "Band of Brothers," Ambrose tells of the men in this brave unit who fought, went hungry, froze, and died, a company that took 150 percent casualties and considered the Purple Heart a badge of office. Draw... View more info

"Beyond Arabian Sands: The People, Place, and Politics of the Arab World"

By: "Butler, Grant C."

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, 1964


"As new except for slight softening of spine ends and small inward curl to top corner of cover. Tan, linen-finish cloth with orange lettering on spine. Dust jacket is intact, unclipped and bright but has light age soil and wear to edges with tiny rips which have been tape repaired on the inside. Map endpapers. Interviews with ""Nasser, Kings Hassan, Hussein and Idris, Prince Feisal and Algeria's Ben Bella."" 223 indexed pages with black and white phot... View more info

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"Biggest Brother: The Life Of Major Dick Winters, The Man Who Led The Band of Brothers"

By: "Alexander, Larry"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NAL Trade,


"In every band of brothers, there is always one who looks out for the others...."They were Easy Company, 101st Army Airborne--the World War II fighting unit legendary for their bravery against nearly insurmountable odds and their loyalty to one another in the face of death. Every soldier in this band of brothers looked to one man for leadership, devotion to duty, and the embodiment of courage: Major Dick Winters.This is the riveting story of an ordinary man who ... View more info

"Byzantina kai Metabyzantina, Volume Two: Studies on Byantium. Seljuks, and Ottomans (Reprinted Studies"

By: "Vryonis, Speros Jr. "

Price: $48.95

Publisher: "Malibu,CA", 1981


"Tight, clean, slight curl and bumped corner. Faded covers with sunned spine. Volume 2 only. 16 essays ""dealing with the relations of the Turks and Greeks from the eleventh century to the outbreak of the Greek Revolution in 1821…"" Indexed and annotated. Paginated by original source of article." View more info