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Liberty, Equality, Power a History of the American People Volume 1: To 1877 (Concise Second Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace: January 2001

Seller ID: 64306

ISBN: 0155061437

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Dear Mr. President: Letters to the Oval Office from the Files of the National Archives

By: Williams, Brian

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Publisher: National Geographic: January 2007

Seller ID: 90438

ISBN: 142620020X

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"The letters provide a nostalgic timeline of American history told through the words and feelings of Americans, from regular folks to kings." --"Star Gazette, " Elmira, NY, Dec. '05 "There are more than 80 letters, reflecting both our history and our very American sense that when we speak, our president should listen." --"The Arizona Republic, " Dec. '05 Drawn from the extensive holdings of the National Archives--which includes all of the Presidential libraries--these carefully chosen letters remind us that ours is a government "of the people, by the people, and for the people," which ... View more info

Oxford the Desk Encyclopedia of World History

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Price: $7.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: January 2006

Seller ID: 90707

ISBN: 0739483889

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The Social Fabric: American Life from 1607 to the Civil War

By: Cary, John H.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: January 1981

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 96249

ISBN: 0316130788

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Voices of Freedom: A Documentary History (Third Edition) (Vol. 1)

By: Foner, Eric

Price: $7.00

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company: August 2010

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 96258

ISBN: 0393935663

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An invaluable supplement to the text, all the primary source documents address the theme of American freedom in its many dimensions. It is a compact, unintimidating collection, with documents of reasonable length. Each primary source is accompanied by a headnote and critical thinking questions written by Eric Foner. New selections in the Third Edition, approximately 15 percent of the total, reflect the global theme in Give Me Liberty These additional readings place American history more fully in a global context. The Third Edition also includes more documents per chapter, but cuts back on the... View more info

Egypt: A Country Study (Area Handbook Series)

By: Metz, Helen Chapin

Price: $9.50

Publisher: United States Government Printing: March 1992

Edition: 5

Seller ID: 97068

ISBN: 0844407291

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Food: An Oxford Anthology

By: Allen, Brigid

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: March 1995

Seller ID: 101315

ISBN: 0192123270

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Food, glorious food. It's a basic requirement of daily life, more essential--and some would even say more comforting--than religion, love, or sex. Its considerable pleasures, not to mention the deeper emotional, psychological, religious, and social resonances connected with it, have long been celebrated and explored by writers in novels, poetry, drama, biography, diaries, and letters. Now, in Food: An Oxford Anthology, Brigid Allen brings together a splendid, soup-to-nuts cornucopia of comment and opinion on food from some of our greatest writers through the ages. Ranging from royal banque... View more info

The Red Meat Survivors: A Century of Cowboy Memories

By: Hadley, C. J.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Purple Coyote Corp. / Range Magazine: January 2010

Seller ID: 104655

ISBN: 0974456373

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History and Conquests of Ancient Rome

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Anness Publishing: January 2004

Seller ID: 105209

ISBN: 068164303X

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Eyewitness to History

By: Carey, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: August 1988

Seller ID: 113269

ISBN: 0674287509

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Civilization's most momentous events come vibrantly alive in this magnificent collection of over three hundred eyewitness accounts spanning twenty-four turbulent centuries--remarkable recollections of battles, atrocities, disasters, coronations, assassinations, and discoveries that shaped the course of history, all related in vivid detail by ovservers on the scene. View more info

The Oxford Illustrated History of New Zealand

By: Sinclair, Keith

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: November 1990

Seller ID: 117688

ISBN: 0195582098

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World War II; Six Years that changed the world: 1939 -1945 as recorded in the [newspapers] of Lancaster, Pa

By: Antonucci, Thomas

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Historical Briefs, Incorporated: January 0001

Seller ID: 118693

ISBN: 0896770419

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The Reader's Companion to the American Presidency

By: Brinkley, Alan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: February 2000

Seller ID: 121355

ISBN: 0395788897

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What makes some presidents triumphant leaders and others disastrous failures? How has the presidency evolved from the institution established by the Founding Fathers? Which president was the first to be elected with no previous political experience? In this wonderfully engaging book, readers will discover the answers to such questions and gain a rich understanding of the personalities, policies, and tragic flaws of our nation's chief executives. With forty-one essays in all, by such eminent historians as Eric Foner, Joyce Appleby, James Henretta, Alan Taylor, Jean Baker, Robert Dallek, Drew Mc... View more info

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Journeys in New Worlds: Early American Women's Narratives (Wisconsin Studies in Autobiography)

By: Andrews, William L.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press: December 1990

Seller ID: 125228

ISBN: 029912584X

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The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt (Oxford Illustrated Histories)

By: Shaw, Ian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: December 2000

Seller ID: 126632

ISBN: 0198150342

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Blending vividly written essays and over a hundred attractive illustrations--including 32 color plates--The Oxford History of Ancient Egypt is a stunningly designed and authoritative account of the once glorious civilization on the Nile. Ranging from 700,000 BC to 311 AD, this volume portrays the emergence and development of Egypt from its prehistoric roots to its conquest by the Roman Empire. The contributors--all leading scholars working at the cutting edge of Egyptology--incorporate the latest findings in archaeological research as they chart the principal political events of Egyptian h... View more info

Seeds of Change: A Quincentennial Commemoration

By: Viola

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press: August 1991

Seller ID: 126669

ISBN: 1560980362

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Isaac??TMs Storm

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Price: $7.50

Publisher: Crown: January 2000

Seller ID: 130318

ISBN: 0965043029

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The mysteries of the great pyramids: The luminous horizons of Khoufou

By: A Pochan

Price: $1.50

Publisher: Avon: January 1978

Seller ID: 61085

ISBN: 0380008815

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Under Pressure: The Final Voyage of Submarine S-Five

By: A. J. Hill

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Publisher: Free Press: August 2002

Seller ID: 120148

ISBN: 0743236777

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Hanging on display in the United States Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., is a battered and scratched steel plate, two feet in diameter, edged with more than one hundred little semicircles. For more than eighty years, people have wondered how it came to be there and at the story it could tell. "Under Pressure: The Final Voyage of Submarine S-Five" is that story. On Monday, August 30, 1920, the "S-Five," the newest member of the U.S. Navy's fleet of submarines, departs Boston on her first cruise -- to Baltimore for a recruiting appearance at the end of the week. Two days later, as part of a r... View more info

Patriots: The Men Who Started the American Revolution

By: A. J. Langguth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: November 1991

Seller ID: 109255

ISBN: 0671523759

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