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China in Crisis, China's Heritage and the Communist Political System , 2 Volumes
 by Ping-ti Ho and Tang Tsou
Price: US $7.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Near fine cloth/ dj VG. Illustrated by tables and figures. Stated 2nd printing. Two Univ of Chicago professors assess tradition and forced modernity ... Details
Personal Observations on Sindh
 by Postans, T.
Price: US $800.00
Binding: Full-Leather
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: None, as Issued
Title continued, "The Manners and Customs of its Inhabitants and Its Productive Capabilities". Recent full leather burnt orange binding with a Victor... Details
Egypt 1798-1952
 by Richmond, J.C.B.
Price: US $15.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Very nice copy, with no prior owner marks, clean and tight inside and out. Very readable account of the modern history of Egypt from Napoleon's invas... Details
The Cambridge History of the British Empire, Volume 3, The Empire-Commonwealth 1783-1870, Growth of the New Empire
 by Rose, J.H., And A.P. Newton, and E.A. Benians, Editors
Price: US $32.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Good
A thick volume on the beginnings, conflict with France, abolition of the slave trade, colonies and the industrial revolution, colonial problems and po... Details
Istanbul Intrigues
 by Rubin, Barry
Price: US $19.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
The author is a fellow at the Foreign Policy Institute of Johns Hopkins, and brings solid research to this story of Istanbul as a center of espionage ... Details
Evasion Line
 by Satterthwaite, Alfred
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
A novel of the French resistance, and rescue lines for allied pilots during WW Two. The author served in military intelligence as a French interpret... Details
Speech of William H. Seward, for the Immediate Admission of Kansas Into the Union. Senate of the United States, April 9, 1856
 by Seward, William H
Price: US $25.00
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
A lead up to the American Civil War, the political battle over "Bloody Kansas" and whether it came into the Union permitting slaves or not. Seward wa... Details
The Phony War 1939-1040
 by Shachtman, Tom
Price: US $5.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Soon enough, the quiet between Germany and its targets became a raging inferno for armies and civilians. But this book examines the year before, with... Details
The Wild Sports of India
 by Shakespear, Major Henry
Price: US $70.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Subtitled, "With Detailed Instructions for the Sportsman; to Which Are Added Remarks on the Breeding and Rearing of Horses, and the Formation of Light... Details
China Goes Global, The Pasrtial Power
 by Shambaugh, David
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
China's influence is broader than deep, says the author. And that is especially true in "soft power" where few are tempted to emulate the Chinese go... Details
The Journals of Major Samuel Shaw, the First American Consul at Canton
 by Shaw, Sanuel (1754 - 1833) and Josiah Quincy
Price: US $140.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Original brown cloth with bright gilt title on the spine, wear at the spine ends and corners. Protected in a mylar sleeve. Inside, new endpapers pr... Details
Chinese Warlord, the Career of Feng Yu-hsiang
 by Sheridan, James E.
Price: US $6.00
Binding: Soft Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
VG quality paperback, remainder mark on bottom / clean & tight inside. An excellent biography to understand military and political history of China 19... Details
The Taiping Ideology
 by Shih, Vincent Y.C.
Price: US $25.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "Its Sources, Interpretations, and Influences". Since the Taiping were derived from a muddled Christianity, this is a particularly interes... Details
Descent to Suez , Diaries 1951-56
 by Shuckburgh, Evelyn
Price: US $10.00
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition
fine / dj fine. Private Secretary to Eden, and British Foreign Office head of Mid East Affairs leading to war, truly an insider account. This is espec... Details
The Library of the Earl of Macclesfield Removed from Shirburn Castle: Part Ten: Applied Arts and Sciences, Including Military and Naval Books
 by Sotheby's
Price: US $30.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
An important collection of military and naval books and other applied sciences., and a fine reference. This was part ten of a 12 part auction held in... Details
God's Chinese Son, the Paiping Heavenly Kindom of Hong Xiuquan
 by Spence, Jonathan D.
Price: US $20.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Fine
19th C. China of vast instability; Hong xiuquan leads the Taiping upprising between 1845 and 1864. It cost at least 20 million Chinese lives. Spence... Details
Israel on the Road to Sinai 1949-1956
 by Stock, Ernest
Price: US $9.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Eventually they felt they just had to go to war. The French, British and Israelis attack Egypt - and who would have thought that they would not gain ... Details
The Rebellion: Its Origin and Main-Spring, Speech of Hon. Charles Sumnerbefore the Young Men's Republican Union, of New York, November 27, 1861
 by Sumner, Charles
Price: US $25.00
Binding: No Binding
Book Condition: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Sumner speech published as a pamphlet early in the Civil War. Pages 15 with some age toning, mostly on the title page. Printed in double column form... Details
Norway Invaded - the First Full Story
 by Tevnan, James and Terence Horsely
Price: US $14.00
Binding: Original Wraps
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition
Written in the early, dark days of WW Two, when the Nazis seemed unstoppable. There were strong British -Norwegian ties, and this journalistic accoun... Details
The Americans in Japan
 by Tomes, Robert
Price: US $245.00
Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: First Edition
Subtitled, "An Abridgment of the Government Narrative of the U.S. Expedition to Japan, Under Commodore Perry". Pages 415, 8 pages publisher ads. Ori... Details
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