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1 The Heat is On: The High Stakes Battle Over Earth's Threatened Climate
Gelbspan, Ross
Reading, Massachusetts, U.S.A. Addison-Wesley Publishing Co. 1997 0-201-13295-8 / 9780201132953 First hard cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Clean golden brown boards with brown cloth spine, metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 278 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Pulitzer prize winning journalist Ross Gelbspan exposes the deliberate campaign by oil and coal interests, teamed with conservative politicians, to confuse the public about global warming and the disruptive weather patterns that mark its initial stages. 8vo. Climate Change. 011250

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Great Commanders And Their Battles, Livesey, Anthony
2 Great Commanders And Their Battles
Livesey, Anthony
New York Macmillan 1987 0025734105 / 9780025734104 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line) in clean unchipped dust jacket. Very clean silver-gray cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Size approx. 10" x 12". Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean dark green endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Foreword by General Sir John Hackett. Profusely illustrated in color and black and white with photographs, art, drawings and maps. 200 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Twenty famous victories, won by history's outstanding field commanders. Spanning more than 2,000 years of warfare, from Al;exanderthe Great'striumph against the Persians in 331 BC to Moshe Dayan's Sinai campaign of 1956. 025768

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Gettysburg, McPherson, James M.
3 Gettysburg
McPherson, James M.
Atlanta Turner Publishing Inc. 1993 1-878685-79-1 / 9781878685797 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Mort Kunstler, Illustrator 
Clean blue-black boards with clean gray spine, gold lettering on cover, dark blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 128 pgs. Beautifully illustrated with the paintings of Mort Kunstler, maps. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Companion book to the major motion picture, "Gettysburg." 9-1/2 x 11-1/2". Civil War. 016858

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Tricky Dick and the Pink Lady: Richard Nixon Vs. Helen Gahagan Douglas - Sexual Politics and the Red Scare, 1950, Mitchell, Greg
4 Tricky Dick and the Pink Lady: Richard Nixon Vs. Helen Gahagan Douglas - Sexual Politics and the Red Scare, 1950
Mitchell, Greg
New York Random House 1998 0-679-41621-8 / 9780679416210 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Very clean cream white boards with unfaded red spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright, with one small red dot (remainder mark) on top page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 316 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Presents a full length portrait of the campaign widely remembered as one of the dirtiest ever--and pivotal in history of gender politics. 8vo. Political. 016272

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Gallipoli, Moorehead, Alan
5 Gallipoli
Moorehead, Alan
New York Harper & Brothers 1956 Early printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Early printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean rust-orange marbled boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. Small previous owner name and date on half-title page. Illustrated with black and white plates. 384 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The whole story of the most controversial military campaign of World War II - an epic of human gallantry and folly. 024961

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Crashing the Party, Nader, Ralph
6 Crashing the Party
Nader, Ralph
New York Thomas Dunne/St. Martin's Press 2001 0-312-28433-0 / 9780312284336 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with green metallic lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 383 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An inspiring and defiant memoir of one of America's great crusaders. 015553

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Lee Vs. McClellan: The First Campaign, Newell, Clayton R
7 Lee Vs. McClellan: The First Campaign
Newell, Clayton R
Washington DC Regnery Pub 1996 0895264528 / 9780895264527 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped jacket. Clean brown boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 325 pp. with index. Illustrated with maps and black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019122

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We Who Would Not Kill, Peck, Jim
8 We Who Would Not Kill
Peck, Jim
New York Lyle Stuart 1958 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean white boards with brown cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges ar clean and bright. Rust red top stained page edges. No names, writing or marks. 208 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has small chip at top of spine, very small closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The true story of what happened to a group of men who refused to fight in World War II because of their beliefs (they would not kill or do any work which would contribute toward the war). Using Ghandi-like methods of passive resistance, they carried on a constant campaign in defense of their principles. 011568

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On the Campaign Trail: The Long Road of Presidential Politics, 1860-2004, Schoen, Douglas E.
9 On the Campaign Trail: The Long Road of Presidential Politics, 1860-2004
Schoen, Douglas E.
New York Regan Books (HarperCollins) 2004 0060755261 / 9780060755263 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
Stated First Edition, SIGNED by editor Douglas Schoen, in clean unclipped dust jacket. Large book (size approx. 9" x 11"). Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright blue metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. Signed by author/editor Douglas E. Schoen on Contents page. Lavishly illustrated with awesome color and black and white photographs. 396 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025311

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Fort in the Wilderness, Strobeck, Katherine M.
10 The Fort in the Wilderness
Strobeck, Katherine M.
Sylvan Beach, NY North Country Books 1978 0-932052-16-9 / 9780932052162 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Printing, SIGNED by author, in unclipped original dust jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean illustrated endpapers (detailed diagram of Fort Stanwix). No previous owner markings. Signed on title page by author: "Katherine M. Strobeck". Illustrated by Emerson Lamb. 83 pages. Dust jacket is not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), has very light soiling, two short closed edge tears, no chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A fascinating book written for children, but many adults will be unable to put it down. A story of true adventure, based on Mohawk Valley, New York history and the Oriskany-Fort Stanwix campaign in 1777. 026877

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