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"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 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

"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

"Chronologia Enciclopedica Do Mundo Moderno - Terceiro volume, 1861-1889 (Original title: Chronology of the Modern World)"

By: "Williams, Neville (Antonio Carreto Fidalgo, trans.)"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: "Lisbon, Portugal", Circulo de Leitores, 1989

As new - gift quality! 117 illustrated (black and white photos) pages. Text in Portuguese. View more info

"Churchill's Prisoners: Italians in Orkney, 1942-44"

By: James MacDonald

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "Kirkwall, Orkney", 1998

Edition: (reprint)

"Tight, bright, clean and square. Light foxing to covers and sticker remnant on back cover. 44 page, staple-bound with 27 illustrations including group photos (football team and band), the newsletter listing the winners on sports day (in English and Italian), and the Chapel listing the artists who worked on it. Recollections of Italian prisoners of war held in Orkney during WWII building the ""Churchill Barriers"" for the protection of Scapa Flow aft... View more info

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"God and the Fascists: The Vatican Alliance with Mussolini, Franco, Hitler, and Pavelic"

By: "Deschner, Karlheinz"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Prometheus Books,

Now available in English for the first time, a controversial work that indicts the Vatican for its actions before and during World War II. In the decade preceding the outbreak of World War II, the Vatican made a devil's bargain with fascist leaders. Anticipating that their regimes would eliminate a common enemy--namely Marxist-Leninist communism--two popes essentially collaborated with Hitler, Mussolini, and the fascist dictators in Spain (Franco) and Croatia (Pavel... View more info

"Huguenots de Nimes, Vaunage, Vistrenque, et du Refuge 1532-1865"

By: "Exbrayat, Idebert"

Price: $34.95

Publisher: 1983

"As new except for faint tilt to spine and faint shelfwear to cover edges.""Comprend la tables ge?ne?alogique de la famille Saurin."" ""La saga de la famille de Saurin de Calvisson"" ""Tricentenaire de la Revocation de L'Edit de Nantes"" Text in French. 174 pages" View more info

"Index to Old-Lore Miscellany of Orkney, Shetland, Caithness and Sutherland"

By: J.A.B. Townsend

Price: $6.95

Publisher: London, 1992

"As new except for faint shelfwear to covers. ""covers 'Old--Lore Miscellany' only, which was issued in 10 volumes between 1907 and 1946"" Contains Introduction and Conversion Table plus Indices for Author, Subject, Round-Up County by County, Portraits, and Obituaries. 26 pages." View more info

"Inishowen: It's History, Traditions, and Antiquities"

By: Maghtochair (Michael Harkin)

Price: $147.95

Publisher: "Donegal, Ireland", 1935

"Tight, some aging, square. Green cloth covers with black lettering are faded and rubbed. Spine has softened ends and a reading crease. No dust jacket. There is the beginning of a crack on the end paper gutters. Age tanning of exterior page edges, end papers and title page. Some pages with fingerprints. A small margin note on page 44. A 1937 newspaper clipping with a poem about Both-Chonais has been attached to page 87 (which mentions Both-Chonais) with a straight pi... View more info