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Life and Achievements of Admiral Dewey, from Montpelier to Manila
 by Halstead, Murat
Price: US $49.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
His youth in Montpelier, Vermont, Admiral Dewey went on to heroic Naval fame at Manila Bay, the Philippines, in victory over the Spaniards at the end ... Details
Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan , 3 Volumes
 by Hawks, Francis L.
Price: US $3900.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
The title continues, "Performed in the Years 1852, 1853 and 1854 Under the Command of Commodore M.C. Perry, United States Navy". Original full moroc... Details
A Poisonous Affair - America, Iraq, and the Gassing of Halabja
 by Hiltermann, Joost R.
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A brilliant piece of research and writing, a truly ugly story from the regime of Saddam Hussein, a butcher of his own people. Pages 314 with index an... Details
Without Glory in Arabia
 by Hinchcliffe, Peter and John Ducker and Maria Holt
Price: US $28.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
A fine copy , subtitled "The British Retreat From Aden". The first two authors were involved in Aden in the 1960s; they knew this story better than ... Details
The Siege of Kumassi
 by Hodgson, Lady Mary Alice (Young)
Price: US $155.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A rare account of the siege of Kumassi in 1900, written by the wife of the British colonial Governor of the Gold Coast. It is a stirring account, wi... Details
Life of General Gordon
 by Hope, Eva
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Dark blue cloth with fresh gilt decorative design at spine ends. No date of publication, but circa 1890 based on other copies. Pages 369 plus 16 pag... Details
The Rise of Modern China
 by Immanuel C.Y. Hsu
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A fine history of China from the 17th Century to 1970, important to understanding the ideology of today's Chinese leadership. Pages xxii, 830. Grey... Details
LX Memoirs of a Jugoslav
 by Ivanovic, Vane
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Born in Zagreb, but this wealthy shipping businessman spent most of his life in London. His service to the war effort in WW Two is noteworthy. SIGN... Details
The Japanese and Sun Yat-Sen
 by Jansen, Marius B.
Price: US $89.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Sun Yat-Sen's cooperation with Japan, in the name of Pan Asianism, and this book traces that partnership from 1895 to 1915. Pages 274 with index and ... Details
The Role of the Military in Underdeveloped Countries
 by Johnson, John J. (editor)
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
A thorough survey of the supportive role and danger of coups , as of 1962, in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East. They didn't know the h... Details
Most Secret Warr, British Scientific Inetlligence 1939-1945
 by Jones, R.V.
Price: US $60.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Original light blue cloth with no edge wear and bright gilt title on the spine. Very clean and tight inside. No prior owner marks. A ner fine dust ... Details
The Faithful city; The Siege of Jerusalem, 1948
 by Joseph, Dov
Price: US $18.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition
Very good/ dustjacket good with wear at edges. Illustrated by 8 pp photos, endpaper maps. A great read of the Siege by Arab armies, and first milita... Details
NATO 2.0, Reboot or Delete?
 by Kashmeri, Sarwar
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
With a Foreword by Amb. Robert E. Hunter. An excellent consideration of the future of NATO, and its political resolve to play a role in far flung loc... Details
Uneasy Lise the Head
 by King Hussein of Jordan (1935 - 1999)
Price: US $250.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Original black cloth spine with orange boards, a gilt crown on the front and spine, and gilt title on the spine. Very clean and tight inside, the hin... Details
Uneasy Lise the Head
 by King Hussein of Jordan (1935 - 1999)
Price: US $24.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original black cloth spine with orange boards, a gilt crown on the front and spine, and gilt title on the spine. Very clean and tight inside, the hin... Details
Soldier Tales
 by Kipling, Rudyard
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Dark blue original cloth with a gilt soldier bandsmen playing on the front cover, spine slightly faded, slight wear at the spine ends and corners. A... Details
Vi Vil Oss et Land - Norway
 by Kjoer, Anders
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Half-Leather
Book Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Text in Norwegian, reflecting the trauma of Nazi occupation that had just ended. Page 31 has some brown stains, apparently from pressed leaves. Red le... Details
Family Treason, the Walker Spy Case
 by Kneece, Jack
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
An appalling tale of an American family that sold out to Soviet intelligence. They did it for 17 years before American counter-intelligence caught th... Details
Commodore Perry's Expedition to Hakodate, May, 1854
 by Kojima, Matajiro
Price: US $295.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Fine
The author was a merchant and headman of his district when American Admiral Perry came to Hakodate (now Hokkaaido), and this is his account of the ope... Details
Yenching Journal of Chinese Studies, Monograph Series No. 8 , The History of the Three Emperors in Ancient China
 by Ku Chieh Kang and Yang Hsian Kuei
Price: US $150.00
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
RARE. The History of the "Three Emperors" in Ancient China, published by the Peiping (sic) Office of the Harvard-Yenching Institute, Yenching Univer... Details
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