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Tomorrow Will Come

By: Almedingen, E. M.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1941

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 4795


Fascinating autobiography. Edith Martha Almedingen was 19 years old and living in St. Petersburg during the Russian Revolution. This is her story about that period of time. ; 8vo; 343 pp View more info

Her Majesty's Secret Service. The Making of the British Intelligence Community.

By: Andrew, Christopher

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1986

Edition: 2nd printing before publication

Seller ID: 3467


First comprehensive history of British Intelligence, includes photographs and extensive bibliography.; 8vo; 619 pp View more info

The History of the Reign of George III, to the Termination of the Late War, ... Vol. I & Vol. IV.

By: Bisset, Robert

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Levis & Weaver: 1810-11

Seller ID: 1951


Vol. 4 is missing last two pages of subscribers (stops at letter Q); bound as part of larger set on the "History of England", these are marked volumes 12 & 15 respectively. Full of fascinating information.; 8vo; 543 + 500 pp View more info

In Christ's Own Country

By: Clark, Francis E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: [1914]

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 4172


A pictorial travel guide to the Holy Land.; lg 8vo; 128 pp View more info

The Lost Fortune of the Tsars

By: Clarke, William

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St Martin's Press: 1995

Seller ID: 4616


Historical investigation that attempts to uncover the whereabouts of over 45 billion dollars worth of jewels, gold & cash belonging to the murdered Russian family.; 8vo; 312 pp View more info

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Amsterdam, the Life of a City

By: Cotterell, Geoffrey

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Little Brown & Co.: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 7859


The author chronicles the complete fortunes of Amsterdam through centuries of conflict and fluctuation: its great years as the strongest financial and shipping center of the civilized world; its tumultuous wars with Spain and England, Napoleon and Hitler; its terrible years of the Inquisition, folowed by centuries of scrupulous tolerance. Well written and researched; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 363 pp View more info

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Great Britian And The Holy See: The Diplomatic Relations Question, 1846-1852

By: Flint, James P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, Catholic University Of America Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6214


A detailed examination of diplomatic relations between Great Britian and the Vatican during the first Russell ministry od 1846-1852; includes detailed bibliography; 8vo; 301 pp View more info

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Tudor History and the Historians.

By: Fussner, F. Smith

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2577


An inquiry into historical attitudes and how they develop and change.; 8vo; 312 pp View more info

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The Arcanum: The Extraordinary True Story

By: Gleeson, Janet

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Warner Books Inc: 1999

Edition: 1st US Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 8028


Fascinating history of the origin of Meissen porcelain; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 324 pp View more info

Political Economy in Parliament 1819-1823.

By: Gordon, Barry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble [Harper & Row: 1977

Seller ID: 2488


8vo; 246 pp View more info

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Seeing Red : Behind the Scenes in Russia Today

By: Grady, Eve Garrette

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Brewer, Warren & Putnam: 1931

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 6424


The author, who was living in the Soviet Union with her engineer husband, was expelled from the country for telling a joke about Stalin. This book is an insightful look at the country during the late 1920's; 8vo; 307 pp View more info

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The Grey Shrines Of England

By: Grant, Arthur

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, W. & R. Chambers, Ltd.: N.D.

Seller ID: 5287


Essays and descriptions of cathedrals, abbeys, and parish churches. Includes photographs; 12mo; 324 pp View more info

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The Civilization of Europe in the Renaissance

By: Hale, John

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1994

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 7577


A detailed account of European history between 1450 and 1620; describes the intellectual life and social conditions of the period, and discusses the cultural changes that took place; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 647 pp View more info

The Age of Reformation.

By: Harbison, E. Harris

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Ithaca, NY, Cornell University Press: 1965

Seller ID: 2913


A title in the "Development of Western Civilization" series.; 8vo; 144 pp View more info

Red Star Over Bethlehem. Russia Drives for the Middle East.

By: Hirschmann, Ira

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1971

Edition: Complete edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2273


8vo; 192 pp View more info

The Fall of Saxon England

By: Humble, Richard

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, St Martin's Press: 1976

Seller ID: 2651


"A fast-moving account of the birth of England and its conquest by William of Normandy."; 8vo; 242 pp View more info

The Russian Album.

By: Ignatieff, Michael

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Viking [Elisabeth Sifton]: 1987

Edition: 2nd printing before publication

Seller ID: 1926


The story of Count Paul Ignatieff and his wife, Countess Natasha, and how they were caught up in the Russian Revolution. Ignatieff was the last minister of education in the cabinet of Tsar Nicholas II.; 8vo; 191 pp View more info

Social Change and Stratification in Postwar Czechoslovakia.

By: Krejci, Jaroslav

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1972

Seller ID: 2429


A detailed look at changes in the structure of Czechoslovak society after WWII.; 8vo; 207 pp View more info

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In War's Dark Shadow : The Russians before the Great War

By: Lincoln, W. Bruce

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Dial Press: 1983

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 6852


Detailed history of Russia during the pivotal period in her history of 1891- 1914 ; 8vo; 557 pp View more info

The Mediterranean. Saga of a Sea.

By: Ludwig, Emil

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Whittlesey House: 1942

Seller ID: 2025


A sweeping history of the Mediterranean.; 8vo; 635 pp View more info