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Royal Tombs of Sipan = Tumbas Reales De Sipan

By: Walter Alva, Christopher B. Donnan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: University of California Los Angeles, Fowler: July 1993

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 19450

ISBN: 0930741307

Condition: Used - Good


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American Sketches: Great Leaders, Creative Thinkers, and Heroes of a Hurricane

By: Walter Isaacson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: November 2009

Seller ID: 94997

ISBN: 1439180644

Condition: Used - Good


In this collection of essays, Walter Isaacson reflects on the lessons to be learned from Benjamin Franklin, Albert Einstein, Bill Gates, Henry Kissinger, Ronald Reagan, Mikhail Gorbachev, Hillary Clinton and Bill Clinton, and various other larger-than-life characters he has chronicled as a biographer and a journalist. Isaacson reflects on how he became a writer, the lessons he learned from various people he met, and the challenges he sees for journalism in the digital age. He offers loving tributes to his hometown of New Orleans, which both before and after Hurricane Katrina offered many o... View more info

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Night Lives on: The Untold Stories & Secrets Behind the Sinking of the Unsinkable Ship-Titanic

By: Walter Lord

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Avon Books: March 1998

Seller ID: 54525

ISBN: 0380732033

Condition: Used - Good


The most awesome ocean-going vessel the world had ever seen, the mightly TITANIC struck an iceberg and sank on the night of April 14, 1912, carrying more than 1500 souls--and uncountable secrets--to the icy bottom of the mid-Atlantic. Why did the crew steam full speed ahead into dangerous waters despite six wireless warnings? How able was the doomed behemoths superb seaman Captain Smith? Why did the nearby ship Californian ignore Titanics distress signals? How could such a disaster ever have occurred?Author Walter Lords acclaimed classic A Night to Remember is considered the definitive writ... View more info

Lonely Vigil: Coastwatchers of the Solomons

By: Walter Lord

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Viking Adult: August 1977

Seller ID: 110242

ISBN: 0670437654

Condition: Used - Good


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Night To Remember

By: WALTER LORD

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Henry Holt & Co: December 2004

Edition: 50

Seller ID: 115002

ISBN: 0805077642

Condition: Used - Good


The classic minute-by-minute account of the sinking of the "Titanic," in a 50th anniversary edition with a new introduction by Nathaniel Philbrick First published in 1955, "A Night to Remember" remains a completely riveting account of the "Titanic"'s fatal collision and the behavior of the passengers and crew, both noble and ignominious. Some sacrificed their lives, while others fought like animals for their own survival. Wives beseeched husbands to join them in lifeboats; gentlemen went taut-lipped to their deaths in full evening dress; and hundreds of steerage passengers, trapped below ... View more info

Helicopters (Epic of Flight)

By: Warren R. Young

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Time Life Education: December 1982

Seller ID: 105268

ISBN: 0809433508

Condition: Used - Good


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History & Geography of Lake of the Ozarks Volume Two

By: Weaver, H. Dwight

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Osage River Trails: January 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 47247

ISBN: 0977270017

Condition: Used - Like New


In Volume Two of History & Geography of Lake of the Ozarks, H Dwight Weaver continues his quest to document the fascinating history of Missouri's oldest and largest recreational area in the northern Ozarks. THIS IS A PAPERBACK. First edition, first printing. Signed on title half page. View more info

Civil War Curiosities

By: Webb Garrison

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bantam Doubleday Dell: January 1994

Seller ID: 89096

ISBN: 1568655274

Condition: Used - Good


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Russia At War 1941 1945

By: WERTH ALEXANDER

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Avon: January 1984

Seller ID: 120152

ISBN: B000HCVNGQ

Condition: Used - Good


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Special Envoy to Churchill and Stalin, 1941-1946

By: William Averell Harriman

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Random House Inc (T): October 1975

Seller ID: 83843

ISBN: 0394482964

Condition: Used - Good


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The Age of Aristocracy, 1688 to 1830, 2nd ed. 1971. soft cover.

By: William B.WILLCOX

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Publisher: January 1971

Seller ID: 108188

ISBN: B0013VBRMK

Condition: Used - Good


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Bizarre Tales from World War II

By: William Breuer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Book Sales, Inc.: May 2008

Seller ID: 127618

ISBN: 0785819924

Condition: Used - Good


Ernest Hemingway stalks U-Boats. A Belgian woman halts the Panzers. Adolf Hitler plays Santa Claus. If you think these are tall tales, guess again. More than 140 of the most bizarre, curious, and downright strange incidents from World War II are documented here based on personal interviews, archives and declassified documents. View more info

Northwest Passage: The Great Columbia River

By: William Dietrich

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: April 1995

Seller ID: 125163

ISBN: 067179650X

Condition: Used - Good


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Hey, Mac: A Combat Infantryman's Story

By: William F. McMurdie

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Red Apple Pub: April 2000

Seller ID: 121766

ISBN: 1880222418

Condition: Used - Good


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The Age of Flight: A History of America's Pioneering Airline

By: William Garvey, David Fisher, Randy Johnson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pace Communications: November 2001

Seller ID: 27163

ISBN: 0966706110

Condition: Used - Good


Celebrate 75 years of history and innovation with United Airlines' anniversary coffee-table book. United's rich history, from early airmail carrier to global airline, is presented in stirring words and archival pictures, featuring 256 pages and 286 color and black-and-white photos and illustrations. View more info

The Ghost Ships of Archangel: The Arctic Voyage That Defied the Nazis

By: William Geroux

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Viking: May 2019

Seller ID: 128527

ISBN: 0525557466

Condition: Used - Good


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America's Second Crusade

By: William Henry Chamberlin

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ralph Myles Publisher, Incorporated: June 1962

Seller ID: 74996

ISBN: 0879260009

Condition: Used - Good


Date and notation on title page, spine is creased and cover is creased at spine. View more info

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War over Iraq : Saddams Tyranny and Americas Mission

By: WILLIAM KRISTOL, LAWRENCE KAPLAN

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Natl Book Network: February 2003

Seller ID: 66667

ISBN: 1893554694

Condition: Used - Good


Ex-Library book with the usual markings and attachments. View more info

First Liberty Religion and the America

By: William Lee Miller

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Paragon House: March 1988

Seller ID: 72141

ISBN: 1557780072

Condition: Used - Good


Owners library stamp on first pge. View more info

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Goodbye, Darkness: A Memoir of the Pacific War

By: William Manchester

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Back Bay Books: April 2002

Seller ID: 123023

ISBN: 0316501115

Condition: Used - Good


The nightmares began for William Manchester 23 years after WW II. In his dreams he lived with the recurring image of a battle-weary youth (himself), "angrily demanding to know what had happened to the three decades since he had laid down his arms." To find out, Manchester visited those places in the Pacific where as a young Marine he fought the Japanese, and in this book examines his experiences in the line with his fellow soldiers (his "brothers"). He gives us an honest and unabashedly emotional account of his part in the war in the Pacific. "The most moving memoir of combat on WW II that I h... View more info