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Ladies of the Caucasus - Southern Russia
 by 
Price: US $29.00
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Fine
Color print of 3 costumed ladies, 4 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches in a white mat that is 11 x 14. Protected in clear plastic. Very clean. Image available o... Details
Woman & Girl of the "Kundure Tartars" - Southern Russia, hand colored engraving
 by 
Price: US $29.00
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Fine
Charming, hand colored engraving of Caucasus women in national dress. one smoking a pipe, 5 x 6 inches in a light b le mat that is 11 x 14 inches. Pr... Details
Pages From My Own Story
 by Aini, Sadriddin
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Autobiography by an important Tajik writer of the late 19th - early 20th Century. His struggles against the mullahs obviously approved of by the Rus... Details
The Soviet Union and Northern Waters
 by Archer, Clive
Price: US $39.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Again pertinent, as Putin has reopened the Cold War. A military consideration of the Russian naval threat in and near the Arctic. Original black cl... Details
"Quicksteps Through Scandinavia, with a Retreat From Moscow
 by Bayne, S.G.
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Pictorial Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
An old, photographic travel book, more than half in Norway and the remainder in Russia. Delightful old photos. Slight edgewear, but clean and tight ... Details
The Soviet Maritime Arctic
 by Brigham, Lawson W.
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Published just as the Soviet Union was disbanding, but a most pertinent book if you substitute the word Russian for "Soviet" in the title. Putin want... Details
The Living Tundra
 by Chernov, Yu. I.
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Original black cloth with no stains or edge wear. Inside, as new, with no prior owner marks. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has no tears or rubs. ... Details
Bering, the Russian Discovery of America
 by Frost, Orcutt
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Riveting history in the Arctic north, Bering (1681-1741 a great maritime explorer who found Alaska. A fine copy with no edge wear. Dust jacket has no... Details
Journal of a Tour in Germany, Sweden, Russia, Poland, During the Years 1813 and 1814
 by James, John T.
Price: US $495.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Young author James was a student of Christ Church, Oxford when it took this trip. It is studiously observant, but still a good read. A majority of t... Details
Environmental Management in the Soviet Union and Yugoslavia
 by Jancar, Barbara
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Original red cloth with a bright silver title on the spine, and no wear. Dust jacket is NOT price clipped and has no tears. Inside, very clean and ti... Details
When the Facts Change - Essays, 1995-2010
 by Judt, Tony
Price: US $35.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
The brilliant thinker, sadly now deceased, has consistently given us passionate and lucid history and current affairs of Europe and the U.S. An unble... Details
At a Century's Ending, Reflections 1982-1995
 by Kennan, George F.
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
From the influential foreign policy thinker who developed the American strategy to manage Russia during the Cold War. These essays attempt to deal wi... Details
Armenia Travels and Studies, 2 Volumes
 by Lynch, H.F.B.
Price: US $130.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Protected in Mylar
"Khayats Oriental Reprint No. 15". The first edition was London, 1901 in 2 volumes. This is a facsimile reproduction. There is a large, folding map... Details
Landscape in Russia, hand colored aquatine from 1796
 by Peter Pallis
Price: US $39.00
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Fine
An expansive landscape of a caravan, village, humble dwellings and costumed folk, from a famous travel book, Travels Through the Southern Provinces of... Details
Russian wild cat, hand-colored engraving
 by Peter Pallis
Price: US $29.00
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Fine
Pallas travelled through Southern Russia in 1793-94, and this peculiar cat, not quite domesticated, struck his eye. The engraving is 6 1/2 by 6 inche... Details
Travelling Sketches in Russia and Sweden. During the Years 1805, 1806, 1907, 1808
 by Porter, Robert Ker (1777 - 1842)
Price: US $1800.00
Binding: 3/4 Leather
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
2 volumes in one, black morocco leather spine with raised bands and bright gilt title. Large leather corners with very slight wear at the bottom edge... Details
The Strange Death of the Soviet Empire
 by Pryce-Jones, David
Price: US $12.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
Vladimir Putin is very irritated and is still trying to revise the demise of the "mighty" USSR. So this book remains important in understanding curr... Details
Letters of Transit, essays on Travel, History, Politics, and Family Life Abroad
 by Stevenson, Matthew
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
An impeccable copy, as new inside and out, dust jacket NOT price clipped, no prior owner marks. Very readable essays oincluding to Moscow, Prague, Se... Details
Soviet Policies in China 1917-1924
 by Whiting, Allen
Price: US $8.00
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Fine
A fine , unread copy of the 1968 reissue of the 1954 first edition. Early Russian communism, influence exerted primarily through the Comintern, and t... Details
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