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26.
Swimming Across: A Memoir. Andrew S. Grove.
New York: Warner Books, c2001. First Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, 290 pages. Illus., Andrew Grove bookplate personalized for Michael Barone, with signed "A" on front endpaper. SIGNED.
[Book #37010]
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The Story of the Campaign of Sebastopol, Written in the Camp. Edward Bruce Hamley, Sir.
Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1855. 339, illus. (some in color), fold-out map, board corners slightly bumped, cloth worn & sm pcs missing at top & bottom spine edges.
[Book #21188]
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28.
Red Star over Bethlehem: Russia Drives to Capture the Middle East. Ira Arthur Hirschmann.
New York: Simon and Schuster, 1971. First Printing. 192, illus., maps, DJ somewhat soiled, small tears & chips at DJ spine, some foxing to top edge. Inscribed by the author. INSCRIBED.
[Book #46330]
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The Intimate Papers of Colonel House, Arranged as a Narrative by Charles Seymour. Edward Mandell House, Charles Seymour.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1926. Limited First Edition. Hardcover. 24 cm, 1984 total, 4-vol. set, illus., index, special binding, pages uncut. #254 of Limited 1st Edition of 750. Signed by House & Seymour in v.1. SIGNED.
[Book #21869]
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30.
Why Crocodile Does Not Smile. I. R. Irly.
Bethesda, MD: Irly Books, 2004. 20, full-page color illus. facing text pages.
[Book #36625]
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A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Volume XV (6536-7012). Joint Committee on Printing of the House, the Senate.
New York: Bureau of Nat. Literature, n.d. 476, v.15 only, illus., color frontis illus., endpaper illus. & map, stains in margins of a few pgs, boards & spine scuffed & soiled.
[Book #14661]
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Signed Photograph of John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson.
n.p. n.p. 1962. 8" x 10", 1 photo, 8" x 10" black and white photograph of President Kennedy and Vice President Johnson, apparently autopenned by both men.
[Book #14890]
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33.
The Travels of Mirza Abu Taleb Khan in Asia, Africa, and Europe During the Years 1799, 1800, 1801, 1802, and 1803. Mirza Abu Taleb Khan, trans. by Charles Stewart.
London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, & Orme, 1810. First? Edition. First? Printing. 320 & 418, 2-vol. set, frontis illus., both boards v.1 separated, front bd v.2 separated & rear bd mostly separated, bds/spines quite worn.
[Book #37179]
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34.
The Life of the Party: Democratic Prospects in 1988 and Beyond. Robert Kuttner.
New York: Viking, 1987. First? Edition. First? Printing. 24 cm, 265, bibliography, index. Inscribed by the author to Michael Barone, noted political author and authority. INSCRIBED.
[Book #37422]
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35.
Sweet Promised Land. Robert Laxalt.
Reno, NV: University of Nevada Press, [1986]. Reprint Edition. Hardcover. 22 cm, 176 pages. Illus. Foreword by William O. Douglas. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
[Book #31549]
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36.
South to Java: A Novel. William P. Mack, William P. Mack, Jr.
Baltimore, MD: Nautical & Aviation Pub. Co. 1988. Third Printing. Hardcover. 460 pages. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
[Book #41258]
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37.
Quotations from Chairman Mao Tse-Tung. Mao Tse-Tung, Stuart R. Schram.
Peking: Bantam Books, 1967. New and Amplified Edition [stated], Third printing [stated]. Mass market paperback. xxx, 182, [6] pages/ Footnotes. This is the first U.S. publication, complete and unexpurgated. This includes a special introductory essay and notes by Stuart R. Schram. Stuart Reynolds Schram (February 27, 1924 – July 8, 2012) was an American physicist, political scientist and sinologist who specialized in the study of modern Chinese politics. He was particularly well known for his works on the life and thought of Mao Zedong. During the late 1950s he turned his attention to Chinese politics, and started to research on the primary sources. He focused his research on Chairman Mao, and by 1963 he had completed a book on the Political Thought of Mao Tse-tung. In 1966 Penguin Books published his seminal biography of Mao. These works made him prominent in the field of modern China studies. The School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) in London offered Schram a chair. Schram led establishment of the Contemporary China Institute and the continued development of journal, China Quarterly.
[Book #40322]
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38.
Recollections of Thomas R. Marshall, Vice-President and Hoosier Philosopher: A Hoosier Salad. Thomas Riley Marshall.
Indianapolis, IN: Bobbs-Merrill, 1925. First? Edition. First? Printing. 397, illus., index, some foxing to text and inside boards, DJ worn, soiled, stained, small tears/chips.
[Book #44725]
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39.
The 16th Foot: A History of The Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment. F. Maurice.
London: Constable & Company Ltd. 1931. 240, maps, footnotes, apps, index, foxing to fore-edge, ink name ins fr flylf, some discolor ins bds, bds scuffed & stained, sp worn.
[Book #5817]
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40.
Voyage to Atlantis. James W. Mavor, James Watt.
New York: Putnam, [1969]. Third Printing. 23 cm, 320, illus., maps, index, ink notation on front endpaper, DJ worn, book is cocked. Inscribed by the author. INSCRIBED.
[Book #38034]
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41.
A Treasury of Antiques. Robert Medill McBride, ed.
New York: Robert M. McBride & Company, 1946. First Edition. Quarto, 160, profusely illus., boards somewhat scuffed, some wear to board and spine edges.
[Book #9273]
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42.
United States Army in World War II: The War in the Pacific. The Fall of the Philippines. Louis Morton.
Minnetonka, MN: National Historical Society, 1995. Commemorative Edition. 626, illus., maps, tables, footnotes, sources, appendix, index.
[Book #47392]
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43.
Space Simulation: The Proceedings of a Symposium held May 1-3, 1972, at the Americana Hotel, New York City, NY. NASA SP-298. National Aeronautics, Space Administration.
Washington, DC: NASA, 1972. First? Edition. First? Printing. 23 cm, 1071, wraps, illus., references, covers somewhat worn and soiled, some edge soiling.
[Book #46119]
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44.
Leap of Faith: Memoirs of an Unexpected Life. Queen Noor, King of Jordan, Consort of Hussein.
New York: Miramax Books, c2003. First Edition. First Printing. 24 cm, 467, illus. with 16 pages of photographs (some in color), index, slight wear to top DJ edge.
[Book #47401]
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45.
Dr. Joseph Goebbels: Vom Kaiserhof zur Reichskanzlei (bookmark). NSDAP.
Munich: NSDAP, n.d. 2.25" x 5", 1 bookmark, paper bookmark measuring 2.25" x 5", illus. with small picture of Joseph Goebbels in profile, slight discoloration/wear to edge.
[Book #54846]
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46.
Hell to Pay: The Unfolding Story of Hillary Rodham Clinton. Barbara Olson.
Washington, DC: Regnery Publishing, Inc. 1999. Second Printing. 344, illus. (many in color), notes, index, scratches on rear DJ. Presentation copy inscribed by the author. INSCRIBED.
[Book #55760]
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47.
Great Britain and China. Oxford Pamphlets on World Affairs No. 58. John Thomas Pratt.
London: Oxford University Press, 1942. First? Edition. First? Printing. 19 cm, 32, wraps, stamp on front cover, pencil erasure on title page, covers somewhat worn and faded.
[Book #31670]
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Witness: From the Shah to the Secret Arms Deal. An Insider's Account of U.S. Involvement in Iran. Mansur Rafizadeh.
New York: W. Morrow, c1987. First Edition. First Printing. 24 cm, 396, illus., notes, DJ somewhat worn and soiling, writing (Persian? ) on front endpaper corner.
[Book #36321]
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Mary Lou Retton's Gateways to Happiness: 7 Ways to a More Peaceful, More Prosperous, More Satisfying Life. Mary Lou Retton, David Bender.
Place_Pub: New York: Broadway Books, 2000. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. 239 pages. Color illus. Signed by the author (Retton).
[Book #52395]
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Nurse Helen Fairchild: WWI 1917-1918. Nelle Fairchild Hefty Rote.
Grantville, PA: Privately Printed, 2006. Second Printing. Hardcover. 382 pages, illustrated with over 300 photos, maps, appendices, index. Signed by the author. The author is the niece of Helen Fairchild, and spent 12 years researching this book about her aunt. Helen Fairchild (November 21, 1885 – January 18, 1918) was an American nurse who served as part of the American Expeditionary Force during World War I, and who became known for her wartime letters to her family in the U.S., which vividly depicted the realities of combat nursing during World War I. She died of post-operative complications after surgery for a gastric ulcer while on duty with British base hospital #10/#16 on the Western Front. The story of Nurse Helen Fairchild's Life in 1917 during World War I. Her story covers her travels from Allenwood, to Watsontown, to Philadelphia, to London, to France, and on toward the Front Lines in Belgium in 1917. She was buried with full military honors in a cemetery in Le Treport and later shifted to Somme American Cemetery and Memorial in Bony, France.
[Book #43968]
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