Category: American History

Sort

showing 1-15 of 30

Image for 109 East Palace Robert Oppenheimer Secret City Los Alamos

109 East Palace Robert Oppenheimer Secret City Los Alamos

By: Conant, Jennet

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, 2005


Second printing. 424 pages with index. Jacket and book in very good condition. Dust jacket present. View more info

Image for American Sideshow

American Sideshow

By: Hartzman, Marc

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books, 2005


Octavo (23.5cm), pp. 289. Black and white photographs and performance bills throughout. Closed tear on final four pages. View more info

Image for And High Water! Pictorial Review of Northwestern California's Disastrous Christmas Flood 1955

And High Water! Pictorial Review of Northwestern California's Disastrous Christmas Flood 1955

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Eureka, CA, Pacific Logger, 1956


Quarto (28 cm), pp. 39. Undated (circa 1956). Pictorial stapled wraps. Black and white photos with captions throughout. Light edge wear. View more info

Image for Behind Tall Fences: Stories and Experiences About Los Alamos at its Beginning

Behind Tall Fences: Stories and Experiences About Los Alamos at its Beginning

By: Los Alamos Historical Society

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Los Alamos, NM, Los Alamos Historical Society, 1996


Octavo (23cm), pp. 210. Pictorial wraps. View more info

Image for Blood and Smoke: A True Tale of Mystery, Mayhem, and the Birth of the Indy 500

Blood and Smoke: A True Tale of Mystery, Mayhem, and the Birth of the Indy 500

By: Leerhsen, Charles

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster, 2011

Edition: First edition


Octavo (24.5cm), pp. 273. Red boards with white quarter cloth binding and red lettering on spine. Includes black and white photographs throughout. There is one small closed tear at head of spine, some bumping along the top edges of dust jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for Early American Thought

Early American Thought

By: Kenneth Nebenzahl, inc.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: K. Nebenzahl, 1969

Edition: First edition


Near fine condition. Text clean, binding tight. Cover shows slight shelf wear. Catalogue #22 from this renowned Chicago rare book specialist. First Edition. View more info

Image for Empire of Deception

Empire of Deception

By: Jobb, Dean

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, Algonquin Books, 2015

Edition: First edition


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 336. Black boards, gilt titling. Jacket has slight edge wear. Includes index, black and white photos. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for Good Lands

Good Lands

By: Kaye, Frances W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Alberta, AU Press, 2011


Octavo (23 cm), pp. 377. Includes index. Cover has light edge wear. View more info

Image for House of Bush, House of Saud: The Secret Relationship Between the World's Two Most Powerful Dynasties

House of Bush, House of Saud: The Secret Relationship Between the World's Two Most Powerful Dynasties

By: Unger, Craig

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner, 2004

Edition: First edition


356 with index. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for In Chambers: Stories of Supreme Court Law Clerks and Their Justices

In Chambers: Stories of Supreme Court Law Clerks and Their Justices

By: Peppers, Todd C. and Artemus Ward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, University of Virginia Press, 2012

Edition: First edition


Octavo (23.5 cm), pp. 445. Pictorial wraps. Includes index. First Edition. View more info

Image for K Blows Top: A Cold War Comic Interlude Starring Nikita Khrushchev, America's Most Unlikely Tourist

K Blows Top: A Cold War Comic Interlude Starring Nikita Khrushchev, America's Most Unlikely Tourist

By: Peter Carlson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Publicaffairs, 2009

Edition: First edition


327 pages with index. Jacket and boards are lightly worn around edges. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for Liberty and Freedom: A Visual History of America's Founding Ideas (America: a Cultural History)

Liberty and Freedom: A Visual History of America's Founding Ideas (America: a Cultural History)

By: David Hackett Fischer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA, 2004

Edition: First edition


Quarto (25.5 cm), pp. 851 pages with index.Black boards, gilt lettering. Jacket has moderate wear with chips and tears. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for Live By The Sword: The Secret War Against Castro and the Death ofJFK

Live By The Sword: The Secret War Against Castro and the Death ofJFK

By: Gus Russo

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bancroft Press, 1998

Edition: First edition


With black and white photos. 619 pages with index. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Image for Memoir of the Late Rev. John Freeman

Memoir of the Late Rev. John Freeman

By: Smith, S.R. (Stephen Rensselaer)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Utica, NY, A.B. Grosh, 1835

Edition: First Edition


12mo (17.5 cm), pp. iv, 5-120, [2]. Original brown cloth with paper label. Front hinge is loose, foxing throughout, front endpaper missing material. Smith was a Universalist evangelist who was best known for a series of printed talks, "Lectures to Youth" published in 1843 (Dictionary of Unitarian & Universalist Biography). Listed in "Bibliography of the History and Life of Utica: A Centennial Celebration," (p. 168, 1932). First Edition. View more info

Image for Our American Heritage (Take Pride in America)

Our American Heritage (Take Pride in America)

By: Sterkx, H.E. and Benjamin B. Williams

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Montgomery, AL, Montgomery Jaycees, 1975


Quarto (23 cm), pp. 16, Burgundy faux-velvet staplebound wraps with gilt text, eagle and U.S. seal. A compilation of important historical documents to commemmorate the Bicentennial. Light edge wear. View more info