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Brave Men: The Blood-and-Guts Combat Chronicle of One of America's Most Decorated Soldiers

By: David H. Hackworth

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Pocket: June 1993

Seller ID: 124249

ISBN: 0671865609

Condition: Used - Good


Odyssey of an Infantryman Condensed from Colonel David H. Hackworth's blockbuster "New York Times" bestseller, "About Face, Brave Men" is an explosive battlefield chronicle from one of America's most decorated soldiers. Vividly recalling his experiences as an infantry leader, Hackworth takes you to the steep, razor-backed hills and bone-chilling cold of Korea, to the steamy guerrilla-infested jungles of Vietnam, to the real wars fought in the chaos of close combat. H... View more info

The Fifties

By: David Halberstam

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Ballantine Books: June 1994

Seller ID: 101482

ISBN: 0449909336

Condition: Used - Good


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The Voyage of the Armada: The Spanish Story

By: David Howarth

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: October 1981

Seller ID: 108796

ISBN: 0670748285

Condition: Used - Good


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The Impending Crisis, 1848-1861

By: David M. Potter

Price: $9.25

Publisher: Harper Perennial: May 1976

Seller ID: 117210

ISBN: 0061319295

Condition: Used - Good


David M. Potter's Pulitzer Prize-winning The Impending Crisis is the definitive history of antebellum America. Potter's sweeping epic masterfully charts the chaotic forces that climaxed with the outbreak of the Civil War: westward expansion, the divisive issue of slavery, the Dred Scott decision, John Brown's uprising, the ascension of Abraham Lincoln, and the drama of Southern succession. Now available in a new edition, The Impending Crisis remains one of the most ce... View more info

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The Path Between the Seas: The Creation of the Panama Canal, 1870-1914

By: David McCullough

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: November 1978

Seller ID: 113816

ISBN: 0671244094

Condition: Used - Good


Winner of the National Book Award From the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "Truman," here is the national bestselling epic chronicle of the creation of the Panama Canal. In The Path Between the Seas, acclaimed historian David McCullough delivers a first-rate drama of the sweeping human undertaking that led to the creation of this grand enterprise. "The Path Between the Seas" tells the story of the men and women who fought against all odds to fulfill the 400-year... View more info

The Pathfinders (The Epic of Flight)

By: David Nevin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Time Life: February 1981

Edition: 4

Seller ID: 18717

ISBN: 0809432544

Condition: Used - Good


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Dream West (Signet)

By: David Nevin

Price: $2.25

Publisher: Signet: January 1985

Seller ID: 120229

ISBN: 0451133234

Condition: Used - Acceptable


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The World's War

By: David Olusoga

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Head of Zeus: July 2014

Seller ID: 115371

ISBN: 1781858977

Condition: Used - Very Good


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The Closed Circle: An Interpretation of the Arabs

By: David Pryce-Jones

Price: $6.50

Publisher: HarperPerennial: March 1991

Seller ID: 16944

ISBN: 0060981032

Condition: Used - Good


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The Eichmann Trail

By: Deborah E Lipstadt

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Nextbook Book Club:

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 57048

ISBN: 1617932752

Condition: Used - Good


Clean without highlighting, underlining or creasing. View more info

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The Gentle Tamers: Women of the Old Wild West (Women of the West)

By: Dee Alexander Brown

Price: $4.50

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: September 1981

Seller ID: 72796

ISBN: 0803250258

Condition: Used - Good


All aspects of western feminine life, which include a good deal about the western male, are covered in this lively, informal but soundly factual account of the women who built the West. Among those whose stories are included are Elizabeth Custer; Lola Montez, Ann Eliza Young, Josephine Meeker, Carry Nation, Esther Morris, and Virginia Reed. View more info

The Neutrals (World War II)

By: Denis J. Fodor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Time Life Education: December 1982

Seller ID: 49602

ISBN: 0809434318

Condition: Used - Good


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The Making of Italy, 1796-1870

By: Denis Mack Smith

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: January 1968

Seller ID: 83655

ISBN: B002FNFI7K

Condition: Used - Acceptable


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The Zookeeper's Wife: A War Story

By: Diane Ackerman

Price: $7.50

Publisher: W. W. Norton: September 2008

Seller ID: 113975

ISBN: 039333306X

Condition: Used - Good


When Germany invaded Poland, Stuka bombers devastated Warsaw and the city's zoo along with it. With most of their animals dead, zookeepers Jan and Antonina Zabinski began smuggling Jews into empty cages. Another dozen "guests" hid inside the Zabinskis' villa, emerging after dark for dinner, socializing, and, during rare moments of calm, piano concerts. Jan, active in the polish resistance, kept ammunition buried in the elephant enclosure and stashed explosives in the ani... View more info

Diego Rivera's Work in the National Palace of Mexico

By: Diego Rivera

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Fotocolor: January 1958

Seller ID: 69599

ISBN: B00276AQZE

Condition: Used - Good


Book is tight, but cover is torn on back edge, lightly soiled and page tanning. View more info

Pre Columbian America Myths and Legends (Myths & Legends)

By: Donald A. Mackenzie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Senate: September 1996

Seller ID: 112790

ISBN: 185958490X

Condition: Used - Good


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The Aeronauts (The Epic of Flight)

By: Donald Dale Jackson, Time-Life Books

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Time-Life Books, Inc.: October 1981

Seller ID: 18724

ISBN: 0809432684

Condition: Used - Good


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A Year at Monticello

By: Donald Jackson

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Fulcrum Publishing: September 1989

Seller ID: 72572

ISBN: 1555910505

Condition: Used - Good


Previous Owner's library stamp inside. View more info

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The Korean War: Pusan to Chosin: An Oral History

By: Donald Knox

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Mariner Books: April 1987

Seller ID: 91502

ISBN: 0156472007

Condition: Used - Acceptable


This book brings to life one of the most bitter and inglorious conflicts in american history. Drawing on his interviews with hundreds of veterans of Korea, Knox masterfully weaves personal stories with military records to create a vivid, day-by-day chronicle of the war's first savage months of fighting. Index; photographs and maps. View more info

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The Founding Fathers on Leadership: Classic Teamwork in Changing Times

By: Donald T. Phillips

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Warner Books: November 1998

Seller ID: 122334

ISBN: 0446674257

Condition: Used - Good


An exciting business primer based on the country-building strategies that sprang from the ingenuity, resourcefulness, determination, desperation & passion of America's founding fathers. View more info