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Cocaine - White Gold Rush in Peru, Morales, Edmundo
81 Cocaine - White Gold Rush in Peru
Morales, Edmundo
Tucson, Arizona, USA University of Arizona Press 1989 0816510660 / 9780816510665 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by author. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Susan and Tolouse for all the years we know each other. - Edmundo 7/26/89" with additional note laid in: "Susan, give me a call when you get this package - Love, Edmundo." 228 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. "This combination of scholarship and hard-hitting journalism stand out among writings on the coca and cocaine problem, shedding light far beyond Peru." - National Geographic "All concerned citizens and policy-makers had better read this book, and soon, for the time for mere pallatives andtheatrical heroics is past." - Eric R. Wolf, City University of New York 018377

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The Demon Lover: on the Sexuality of Terrorism, Morgan, Robin
82 The Demon Lover: on the Sexuality of Terrorism
Morgan, Robin
New York W. W. Norton 1989 0-393-02642-6 / 9780393026429 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean maroon boardd with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 395 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The first feminist analysis of the phenomenon of terrorism. 012702

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83 La Guardia: A Salute and a Memoir
Moses, Robert
New York Simon & Schuster 1957 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in dust jacket. Very clean rust cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 48 pgs. with photographs. Very clean dustjacket has small price clip, no chips, very slight edge wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 009602

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84 Broken Earth: The Rural Chinese
Mosher, Steven W.
New York Free Press 1983 0-02-921700-8 / 9780029217009 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean maroon cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 317 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The rural Chinese at home, at school and at work--the author uncovers the darker side of Chinese society. 8 vo.. China. 011226

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85 Hawaii's Tragic Princess: Kaiulani, The Girl Who Never Got to Rule
Mrantz, Maxine
Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A. Aloha Publishing 1980 0-941351-04-1 / 9780941351041 Soft Cover Near FIne 
Very clean color illustrated softcover with stapled binding. No creasing, curling or wear. Pages are clean and bright, no names, writing or marks. 38 pgs. Illustrated with beautiful black & white photographs. 8 vo.. Hawaii. 009550

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Crashing the Party, Nader, Ralph
86 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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Memo to JFK, NBC News
87 Memo to JFK
NBC News
New York G. P. Putnam's 1961 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean green boards with black cross-hatch decoration, clean black cloth spine with white lettering. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Publisher's review slip pasted on front free endpaper. Pages and edges are clean. 313 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear, a few very short closed edge tears, tiny corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A brilliant analysis of the major world problems facing the Kennedy Administration from the viewpoint of nine NBC overseas correspodnents. An NBC White House correspondent adds a commentary on some of the plans put forward by the Kennedy Administration to deal with these problems. 014927

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A Liberal in Wartime - The Education of Albert DeSilver (Wartime Associate Director, American Civil Liberties Union), Nelles, Walter
88 A Liberal in Wartime - The Education of Albert DeSilver (Wartime Associate Director, American Civil Liberties Union)
Nelles, Walter
New York W. W. Norton 1940 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean stated first edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Pale blue cloth boards with dark blue title box, silver lettering on spine. Light dust soiling. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Edited by Lewis Gannett, Introduction by Roger N. Baldwin. 221 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), has surface scrape on spine (approx size of a nickel), slight wear at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026220

Price: 50.00 USD
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The Cavalier of Tennessee, Nicholson, Meredith
89 The Cavalier of Tennessee
Nicholson, Meredith
Indianapolis Bobbs Merrill 1928 Early Printing Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Red cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Slightest hint of light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 402 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chips along top of spine edge, two small corner chips and one 1" closed tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book, a biographical novel about Andrew Jackson, opens in the turbulent days just after the American Revolution. Andrew Jackson's star of destiny is the ascendant. He is a man marked for success. A real man as well as a lofty patriot, he loves horseracing, cock-fighting and apple-tddies, can swear a good round oath on occasion, is quick to punch a head or fight a duel at the prick of honor. A friend and comrade, he inspires his followers to the last devotion. 013686

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Here, There & Everywhere, Nordlinger, Jay
90 Here, There & Everywhere
Nordlinger, Jay
New York National Review Books 2007 0975899821 / 9780975899823 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unchipped dust jacket - as new condition. Clean dark green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 505 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unworn, no chips, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A book that is witty, grabbing and fun - in which the author visits unusual towns, universities - even music camps. He delves into politics, then profiles a number of personalties, including George W. Bush,. Condoleezza Rice, Al Sharpton, Rosie O'Donnell, and more. He sends dispatches from Europe (East and West) and the Middle East. He writes on golf, and music. We meet Tiger Woods, Ben Hogan, Luciano Pavarotti, and many others. 025075

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The Canary and Other tales of Martial Law, Nowakowski, Marek
91 The Canary and Other tales of Martial Law
Nowakowski, Marek
Garden City The Dial Press/Doubleday & Co. 1984 0-385-27988-4 / 9780385279888 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Very clean toast brown boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 144 pgs. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, unchipped, with slight edge wear and 2" closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Within weeks of the 1981 coup in Poland, Marek Nowakowski courageously began publishingthese stories under his own name and circulating them in typescripts and underground newspapers. An inside view of the tragedy of Polad and one of the most powerful documents to emerge from eastern Europe, this collection has been translated into thirteen languages. 8vo. Historical Fiction. 011795

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The Irish, O'Hanlon, Thomas J.
92 The Irish
O'Hanlon, Thomas J.
Harper & Row 1975 0-06-013238-8 / 9780060132385 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket Photographs By Frank Monaco 
Stated First Edition. Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean green endpapers. 316 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Gift quality, collectible book. 8vo. Ireland. 012251

Price: 14.00 USD
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Age and Guile Beat Youth, Innocence, and a Bad Haircut: Twenty-Five Years of P.J. O'Rourke, O'Rourke, P. J.
93 Age and Guile Beat Youth, Innocence, and a Bad Haircut: Twenty-Five Years of P.J. O'Rourke
O'Rourke, P. J.
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 1995 0871136090 / 9780871136091 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean bright unchipped dust jacket. As new condition. Very clean cream boards with red lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 341 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. North America's most provocative (and conservative) satirist at his best. 025047

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Diplomatic Days, O'Shaughnessy, Edith
94 Diplomatic Days
O'Shaughnessy, Edith
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1917 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in excellent original dustjacket. Very clean unfaded red cloth boards with gold lettering, line border and small eagle design on cover, gold lettering and eagle design on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with gilt top page edges. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 338 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Very clean DUSTJACKET with author's photo on front panel is unclipped, unchipped, with hint of edge wear and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A beautiful collectible quality first edition. The author takes the reader into her intimate confidence as she tells of her many contacts with men and women who have played their parts in changing the course of world history and have contributed to the interest and charm of diplomatic society. 015134

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To Secure These Blessings, Padover, Saul K.
95 To Secure These Blessings
Padover, Saul K.
New York Washington Square Press / Ridge Press 1962 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean book in original dust jacket. Beige cloth boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Clean gray endpapers, with small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Illustrated with black and white plates. 464 pages with index. Dust jacket is not price clipped (7.50 on front inside flap), has a few tiny edge chips, closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Copyright 1962, no additional printings listed. The debates of the Founding Fathers of the Unioted States of America arranged according to the sections of the Constitution to which they refer. Hitherto published only in chronological form, the debates now take on new brilliance and clarity. 024899

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The Selected Work of Tom Paine - Including Common Sense, Crisis Papers, Rights of Man, The Age of Reason and Citizen Tom Paine, by Howard Fast, Paine, Tom (and Howard Fast)
96 The Selected Work of Tom Paine - Including Common Sense, Crisis Papers, Rights of Man, The Age of Reason and Citizen Tom Paine, by Howard Fast
Paine, Tom (and Howard Fast)
New York Modern Library 1946 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Modern Library Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with red oval torchbearer logo on cover and spine, red title box with gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight yellowing), with blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 640 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (1.75 on front inside flap), very slight edge wear and shallow chipping at top left spine end (1/16" max). Small chip at top edge of rear panel (size of small pea). 309 titles listed on inverse of jacket. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026387

Price: 32.00 USD
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97 No More War!
Pauling, Linus
New York Dodd Mead 1958 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with white lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 254 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has two tiny chips at base spine corners, a few small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Nobel prize-winning scientist discusses nuclear testing and nuclear warfare. 8vo. Political. 010935

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The Hunter, The Hammer, and Heaven - Journeys to Three Worlds Gone Mad, Pelton, Robert Young
98 The Hunter, The Hammer, and Heaven - Journeys to Three Worlds Gone Mad
Pelton, Robert Young
Guilford, CT Lyons Press 2002 1-58574-416-6 / 9781585744169 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition, with full number line on copyright page. Very clean red boards with clean black cloth spine, red lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 316 pgs. Illustrated with maps. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author's travels to the three most war-ravaged countries on earth -- the West African country of Sierra Leone, the breakaway republic of Chechnya, and a mystesrious island in the South Pacific called Bougainville. In each location he provides a firsthand exploration of important new developments in conflict, and a unique insight into the forces that are shaping the world's future. 017554

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American Theocracy: The Peril and Politics of Radical Religion, Oil, and Borrowed Money in the 21st Century, Phillips, Kevin
99 American Theocracy: The Peril and Politics of Radical Religion, Oil, and Borrowed Money in the 21st Century
Phillips, Kevin
New York Viking Press 2006 0-670-03486-X / 9780670034864 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing. Clean black boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 462 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no wear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 014790

Price: 15.00 USD
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My American Journey, Powell, Colin (with Joseph E. Persico)
100 My American Journey
Powell, Colin (with Joseph E. Persico)
New York Random House 1995 0679432965 / 9780679432968 First Hardback Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, SIGNED by the author on title page (no inscription), in clean unclipped jacket. Clean white boards with dark blue cloth spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 643 pp. with index. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Fine gift-quality signed first edition. 020841

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