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Primo Levi: Tragedy of an Optimist.

By: N/A

Price: $4.76

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Overlook Press, The: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1894

ISBN: 1585670200

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New; Stated first trade paperback edition in good condition. No remainder marks. Primo Levi--author of The Periodic Table and concentration camp survivor. View more info

One Bullet Away The Making of a Marine Officer

By: N/A

Price: $21.38

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 2005

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8786

ISBN: 0618556133

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


New; 2005 first edition, first printing partial cloth hardcover and dust jacket in fine/near fine condition. Tiny bit of shelfwear on dust jacket. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.25 x 9.36 x 6.36 Inches; 384 pages; Collectible View more info

From a Darkened Room: the Inman Diary [Abridged]

By: Aaron, Daniel.

Price: $7.60

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., Harvard University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 1208

ISBN: 067445443X

Condition: As New New


New trade paperback in excellent condition. Slight bend at one corner. View more info

Possessing Genius The Bizarre Odyssey of Einstein's Brain

By: Abraham, Carolyn

Price: $23.70

Publisher: Gardners Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8114

ISBN: 1840465492

Condition: New in New dust jacket


NEW; New first edition hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Mylar cover. View more info

The Dynasty : The Nehru-Gandhi Story

By: Adams, Jad; Whitehead, Phillip

Price: $21.38

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., TV Books, L. L. C.: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 2991

ISBN: 1575000563

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New; New first printing quarter-cloth hardcover and dust jacket in perfect condition. No marks. Protective mylar cover. View more info

Crime of the Century The Lindbergh Kidnapping Hoax

By: Ahlgren, Gregory & Stephen Monier

Price: $19.58

Publisher: Branden Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8774

ISBN: 0828319715

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


New; New and unread first edition cloth hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.02 x 9.26 x 6.32 Inches; 286 pages; Collectible View more info

Hitler's Death Russia's Last Great Secret from the Files of the KGB

By: al, V.K. Vinogradov et; Roberts, Andrew

Price: $23.76

Publisher: Chaucer Press: 2005

Seller ID: 10080

ISBN: 1904449131

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New Chaucer Press cloth hardcover and dust jacket in mint condition. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.04 x 9.8 x 6.54 Inches; 400 pages View more info

Lost Victories The Military Genius of Stonewall Jackson

By: Alexander, Bevin

Price: $27.08

Publisher: Henry Holt & Co: 1992

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10245

ISBN: 0805018301

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


1992 stated first edition, first printing partial cloth hardcover and dust jacket. Book looks unread. Protective mylar cover. ; 9.25 x 1 x 6.25 Inches; 350 pages View more info

Irving Howe: Socialist, Critic, Jew (Jewish Literature & Culture)

By: Alexander, Edward.

Price: $14.26

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, U.S.A., Indiana University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 835

ISBN: 0253333644

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


New; New first edition hard cover and dust jacket in excellent condition. . Mylar cover. View more info

Man of the People The Life of John McCain

By: Alexander, Paul

Price: $11.41

Publisher: Wiley: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 10160

ISBN: 047122829X

Condition: Very Good in As New dust jacket


New first edition, first printing hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.28 x 9.26 x 6.26 Inches; 416 pages View more info

A Perfect Union Dolley Madison and the Creation of the American Nation

By: Allgor, Catherine

Price: $11.88

Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 9229

ISBN: 0805073272

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New; New stated first edition, first printing quarter-cloth hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.67 x 9.36 x 6.56 Inches; 512 pages View more info

A Perfect Union Dolley Madison and the Creation of the American Nation

By: Allgor, Catherine

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17646

ISBN: 0805073272

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New; New stated first edition, first printing quarter-cloth hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Protective mylar cover. ; 1.67 x 9.36 x 6.56 Inches; 512 pages View more info

Knight Without Armor Carlos Eduardo Castaneda, 1896-1958

By: Almaraz, Felix D.

Price: $31.30

Publisher: Texas A & M University Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11448

ISBN: 089096890X

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New stated first edition Texas A&M cloth hardcover and dust jacket in very fine condition. Protective mylar cover.; 1.57 x 9.45 x 6.3 Inches; 430 pages; Knight without Armor is the definitive biography of one of the most substantial yet unknown historians of the twentieth century. No historian of Hispanic descent has matched Castaeda's success, with eighteen books and nearly fifty articles published in three decades. View more info

Laughter's Gentle Soul The Life of Robert Benchley

By: Altman, Billy

Price: $24.71

Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16909

ISBN: 0393038335

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


1997 Norton first edition, first printing hardcover and dust jacket in fine condition. Book is unread. No marks, wear, tears. Protective mylar cover. One of the great humorists of the Twentieth Calong with Dentury. Member of the Algonquin Round Table with Dorothy Parker, James Thurber, Robert Sherwood, and a few other famous wits. ; 9.30 X 6.30 X 1.40 inches; 382 pages View more info

The VICTORS EISENHOWER AND HIS BOYS: THE MEN OF WORLD WAR II

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $14.73

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1998

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8443

ISBN: 068485628X

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New; New first edition, first printing partial cloth hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Mylar cover. ; 1.21 x 9.55 x 6.44 Inches; 400 pages View more info

Eisenhower Soldier, General of the Army, President-Elect, 1890-1952

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $31.30

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1983

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8224

ISBN: 0671440691

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


1983 first edition, first printing partial cloth hardcover and dust jacket. Light tanning at top edge of back board. A square tear at top spine of dust jacket. A bit of wrinkling and tanning at top edge of dust jacket. Book is unread. Protective mylar cover. ; 2 pages; Collectible View more info

Bill and Hillary The Marriage

By: Andersen, Christopher P.

Price: $12.83

Publisher: Best Sellers: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 8569

ISBN: 0688167551

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


1999 first edition, first printing hardcover and dust jacket in excellent condition. Looks unread. ; 9.5 x 1.25 x 6.25 Inches; 340 pages View more info

The Man Who Tried to Save the World: The Dangerous Life and Mysterious Disappearance of Fred Cuny

By: Anderson, Scott

Price: $20.52

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Doubleday: 1999

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4058

ISBN: 0385486650

Condition: As New in As New dust jacket


1999 stated first edition, first printing partial cloth hardcover and dust jacket in near perfect condition. Book looks unread. Dust jacket has slight weat at spine. Looks unread. Mylar cover. View more info

Philippe Bunau-Varilla, the Man Behind the Panama Canal

By: Anguizola, G. A.

Price: $37.06

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Burnham Inc Pub: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3439

ISBN: 0882293974

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New; New first edition faux-leather hardcover with gold lettering and dust jacket in perfect condition. News letter written by author laid in. Protective mylar cover. The biography of the brilliant French engineer who supervised and made possible the construction of the Panama Canal. Includes review card from Nelson-Hall Publishers, Chicago. View more info

The King of California: J. G. Boswell and the Making of a Secret American Empire

By: Arax; Arax, Mark; Wartzman, Rick

Price: $23.70

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Public Affairs: 2003

Edition: First Edition; Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 4815

ISBN: 1586480286

Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


2003 sixth printing hardcover and dust jacket. Book is and and unread. Dust jacket has slight shelfwear at bottom back edge. Mylar cover. View more info