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Nothing Like It In The World The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $14.26

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10007


2000 first edition, first printing hardcover and dust jacket in fine condition. Book is unread. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.33 x 9.62 x 6.47 Inches; 432 pages View more info

Five Points The Nineteenth-Century New York City Neighborhood That Invented Tap Dance, Stole Elections and Became the Worlds Most Notorious Slum

By: Anbinder, Tyler

Price: $14.16

Publisher: Free Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8916


2001 hardcover and dust jacket. Book looks unread. Dust jacket has tears and edgewear. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.57 x 9.59 x 6.45 Inches; 544 pages View more info

Dixie Rising How the South Is Shaping American Values, Politics, and Culture

By: Applebome, Peter

Price: $13.78

Publisher: Crown: 1996

Edition: First Edition; Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 11310


1996 third printing hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Book is unread. Signed by author on half title page: "To Dena Jones with thanks and best wishes. Pete Applebome." Protective mylar cover. ; 1.25 x 9.5 x 7 Inches; 385 pages; In a provocative exploration of the triumphant South--the region that increasingly defines American politics and values--the former Atlanta bureau chief of The New York Times illuminates the people, places, and passions... View more info

First Salute, the.

By: Barbara W. Tuchman.

Price: $8.08

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Alfred A. Knopf: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 1578


1988 hard cover and dust jacket. Book is fine and unread. Dust jacket has tiny tears at top and bottom spine. No price on dust jacket. View more info

Higher A Historic Race to the Sky and the Making of a City

By: Bascomb, Neal

Price: $17.58

Publisher: Doubleday: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9605


2003 first edition, first printing quarter-cloth hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Looks unread. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.17 x 9.6 x 6.54 Inches; 352 pages View more info

Revolutionary Outlaws Ethan Allen and the Struggle for Independence on the Early American Frontier

By: Bellesiles, Michael A.

Price: $30.40

Publisher: Univ of Virginia Pr: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14102


1993 stated first edition cloth hardcover and dust jacket in fine condition. Book is unread. Dust jacket has one tiny nick at bottom front edge. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.5 x 9.25 x 6.25 Inches; 448 pages View more info

America The Last Best Hope (Volume I): From the Age of Discovery to a World at War

By: Bennett, Dr. William J.

Price: $10.65

Publisher: Thomas Nelson: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15968


2006 first edition, first printing cloth hardcover and dust jacket in fine condition. Book is unread. No marks, tears, bumps, rubbing. Protective mylar cover.; 1.9 x 9.3 x 6.2 Inches; 592 pages; Collectible View more info

Not So! Popular Myths About America's Past From Columbus to Clinton

By: Boller, Paul F.

Price: $9.32

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8768


1995 first edition, first printing Oxford Press partial cloth hardcover and dust jacket in exellent condition. Signed by author on flyleaf page: "Best Wishes, Paul F. Boller, Jr. , December 7, 1995." ; 1.07 x 8.6 x 5.85 Inches; 288 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Lift Every Voice and Sing A Celebration of the Negro National Anthem; 100 Years, 100 Voices

By: Bond, Julian & Sondra Kathryn Dr Wilson

Price: $25.18

Publisher: Random House: 2000

Seller ID: 10335


0.99 x 10.86 x 8.44 Inches; 304 pages View more info

Americans The National Experience, Vol 2

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $23.70

Publisher: Random House: 1965

Seller ID: 14609


1965 cloth hardcover and dust jacket. Dust jacket has some edgewear. Cloth book looks unread. Protective mylar cover. ; 9.75 x 1.5 x 6.75 Inches; Explores problems of community and the search for a national identity. Winner of the Francis Parkman Prize. View more info

Americans The National Experience

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $14.45

Publisher: Random House: 1965

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17780


1965 stated first edition, first printing cloth hardcover and dust jacket. Dust jacket has some edgewear. Cloth book is unread. Tanning at pages. Protective mylar cover. ; 9.75 x 1.5 x 6.75 Inches; Explores problems of community and the search for a national identity. Winner of the Francis Parkman Prize. View more info

Americans The National Experience

By: Boorstin, Daniel J.

Price: $8.08

Publisher: Random House: 1965

Seller ID: 17781


1965 cloth hardcover and dust jacket. Dust jacket has some edgewear. Cloth book is unread. Tanning at pages. Protective mylar cover. ; 9.75 x 1.5 x 6.75 Inches; Explores problems of community and the search for a national identity. Winner of the Francis Parkman Prize. View more info

Pillar of Fire America in the King Years 1963-65 (America in the King Years (Hardcover))

By: Branch, Taylor

Price: $18.53

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9965


1998 first edition, first printing partial cloth hardcover and dust jacket in fine condition. Book appears unread. Protective mylar cover. ; 10 x 1.5 x 6.75 Inches; 768 pages View more info

The Workshop of Democrary American Experience Vol 2

By: Burns, James Macgregor

Price: $8.08

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14405


1985 Knopf stated first edition cloth hardcover and dust jacket in fine/very good condition. Book is excellent and unread. Dust jacket has two tears and a bit of shelfwear. ; American Experiment, Vol 2; 1.65 x 9.29 x 6.38 Inches; 670 pages View more info

Gendered Justice in the American West Women Prisoners in Men's Penitentiaries

By: Butler, Anne M.

Price: $15.68

Publisher: University of Illinois Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17791


New; Brand new first edition, first printing cloth hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. No marks, wear, tears. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.15 x 9.33 x 6.26 Inches; 262 pages View more info

Reporting Civil Rights, Part One American Journalism 1941-1963

By: Carson, Clayborne & David J. Garrow & Bill Kovach & Carol Polsgrove

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Library of America: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9960


2003 stated first printing cloth hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Looks unread. Protective mylar cover. ; Library of America; 1.33 x 8.16 x 5.28 Inches; 996 pages View more info

First American Army The Untold Story of George Washington and the Men Behind America's First Fight for Freedom

By: Chadwick, Bruce

Price: $8.94

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13386


New; New 2005 first edition, first printing hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. ; 1.27 x 9.58 x 6.4 Inches; 320 pages View more info

Gangsters and Gold Diggers Old New York, the Jazz Age, and the Birth of Broadway

By: Charyn, Jerome

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Four Walls Eight Windows: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 13034


New first edition, stated first printing hardcover and dust jacket in mint condition. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.04 x 8.62 x 5.8 Inches; 256 pages; Once upon a time Broadway was just another street. In Gangsters & Gold Diggers, Jerome Charyn transports readers back to a swaggering, golden era in American life—the Roaring Twenties—when Broadway suddenly exploded into Broadway. View more info

Gangsters and Gold Diggers Old New York, the Jazz Age, and the Birth of Broadway

By: Charyn, Jerome

Price: $15.68

Publisher: Four Walls Eight Windows: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10048


New first edition, stated first printing hardcover and dust jacket in mint condition. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.04 x 8.62 x 5.8 Inches; 256 pages; Once upon a time Broadway was just another street. In Gangsters & Gold Diggers, Jerome Charyn transports readers back to a swaggering, golden era in American life—the Roaring Twenties—when Broadway suddenly exploded into Broadway. View more info

Jefferson's America and Napoleon's France

By: Cooke, Victoria

Price: $47.45

Publisher: New Orleans Museum of Art: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17304


New and unread first edition, first printing oversized cloth hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. No marks, wear, tears. Protective mylar cover. ; 12.54 X 9.32 X 0.86 inches; 304 pages; Collectible View more info