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The History Of Napoleon Bonaparte. Vol. II

By: Abbott, John S. C.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1883

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 4902


Volume II of a 2 volume biography of Napoleon; includes numerous b&w illustrations. ; 8vo; 666 pp View more info

The Comeback Kid. The Life and Career of Bill Clinton.

By: Allen, Charles F. & Jonathan Portis

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Birch Lane Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1696


Includes many b&w photographs.; 8vo; 294 pp View more info

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Henry V

By: Allmand, Christopher

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkeley, University Of California Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7209


A title in the English Monarchs series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 480 pp View more info

CATHERINE THE GREAT

By: Anthony, Katharine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1926

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 3365


A popular biography of this remarkable woman; includes b&w illustrations.; 8vo; 331 pp View more info

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Caligula : The Corrurption Of Power

By: Barrett, Anthony A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1989

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 6851


The first major reassessment of Caligula's life and career in over 50 years, the author draws on archaeological, numismatic, and literary evidence to evaluate this leader in the context of the system that gave him absolute power; 8vo; 334 pp View more info

A Royal Recluse Memories of Ludwig II of Bavaria

By: Bertram, Werner

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Munich, Martin Herpich & Son: 1936

Seller ID: 4962


Biography of "Mad King Ludwig" (1845-1886) , eccentric king of Bavaria from 1864 to 1886 and an admirer and patron of the composer Richard Wagner. He brought his territories into the newly founded German Empire (1871) but concerned himself only intermittently with affairs of state, preferring a life of increasingly morbid seclusion and developing a mania for extravagant building projects. ; 12mo; 266 pp View more info

Reaching for Glory: Lyndon Johnson's Secret White House Tapes, 1964-1965

By: Beschloss, Michael R.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 8123


Slight shelf wear; A fascinating look at the inner workings of the Johnson presidency from the summer of 1964 through the summer of 1965 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 480 pp View more info

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Disraeli

By: Bradford, Sarah

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Stein & Day: 1982

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 5126


Very readable biography of Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) ; 8vo; 432 pp View more info

The Seduction Of Hillary Rodham

By: Brock, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 4945


Fascinating political biography. Includes photographs, detailed notes and an extensive index. ; 8vo; 452 pp View more info

TIP. A Biography of Thomas P. O'Neill, Speaker of the House.

By: Clancy, Paul & Shirley Elder

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 309


246 pp View more info

Mr. Baruch

By: Coit, Margaret L.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1957

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 3335


Definitive biography of Bernard Mannes Baruch (1870-1965, financier and advisor to U.S. Presidents, who was instrumental afer WWII in the formulation of policy at the United Nations regarding international control of atomic energy.; 8vo; 784 pp View more info

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The Roosevelts: An American Saga

By: Collier, Peter, with David Horowitz

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1994

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 5129


Includes b&w photographs, bibliographical references & index. ; 8vo; 542 pp View more info

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Conflict And Crisis. The Presidency of Harry S. Truman, 1945-1948

By: Donovan, Robert J.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 6211


Well written account; 8vo; 473 pp View more info

NAPOLEON

By: Fisher, Herbert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt: 1913

Seller ID: 3772


Volume 57 of the "Home University Library."; 12mo; 256 pp View more info

The Warrior Queens

By: Fraser, Antonia

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1989

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 4635


Recounts the lives of more than a dozen women through the ages who assumed the role of warrior queen, from Boudica in 60 AD to Golda Meir, Indira Gandhi, and Margaret Thatcher in the twentieth century; 8vo; 383 pp View more info

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Th Warrior Queens

By: Fraser, Antonia

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Newyork, Alfred A. Knopf: 1989

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 6767


Biographies of women who have led their nations in war from Queen Boadicea to Elizabeth I to Margaret Thatcher ; 8vo; 383 pp View more info

Boris Godunov. The Tragic Czar.

By: Grey, Ian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2622


Boris Godunov was the chief minister and favorite of Ivan the Terrible, and later Tsar of all Russia.; 8vo; 188 pp View more info

WILLIAM Father of the Netherlands

By: Hall, Gordon Langley

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Chicago, Rand McNally: 1969

Seller ID: 4250


Detailed biography of William of Orange, includes maps, illustrations and index.; 8vo; 240 pp View more info

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Der Fuehrer. Hitler's Rise to Power

By: Heiden, Konrad

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1944

Seller ID: 1321


8vo; 788 pp View more info

A WHITE HOUSE DIARY

By: Johnson, Lady Bird

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 517


A fascinating, well written account of her White House years by one of the most remarkable women to have occupied the White House. Lots of b&w photos.; 8vo; 806 pp View more info