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1.
Amnesty International Report 2005: the state of the world's human rights
New York: Amnesty International, 2005. First printing. Trade paperback. 308 p. Maps (color). Illustrations (color).
[Book #62215]
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Falun Gong: Organ Harvesting and China's Ongoing War on Human Rights: Hearing before the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, Second Session,
[Book #57963]
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Protecting the Human Rights of Comfort Women: Hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, First Session, February 15, 2007
[Book #57975]
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Tikkun: A Bimonthly Jewish Critique of Politics, Culture & Society, Volume 6, Number 5, September/October 1991
Oakland, CA: Inst/Labor & Mental Health, 1991. quarto, 96, wraps, illus., some wear and soiling to covers, small stamp on front cover, some pages creased.
[Book #24951]
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The Gulf Between Us: Love and Terror in Desert Storm. Cynthia B. Acree, Cliff Acree.
Washington, DC: Brassey's, 1998. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. 317 pages. Index, publisher's press release, TLS by Cynthia Acree, and her business card laid in.
[Book #20744]
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Because Each Life Is Precious: Why an Iraqi Man Risked Everything for Private Jessica Lynch. Mohammed Odeh Al-Rehaief, Jeff Coplon.
New York, NY: HarperCollins, 2003. First edition. First Edition [stated]. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. viii, [2], 212, [2] p.
[Book #69963]
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7.
Man of the People; The Life of John McCain. Paul Alexander.
Hoboken, NJ: John WIley & Sons, Inc. 2003. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. xv, [1], 400 pages. Illustrations. Source Notes. Index. A few pages have minor bend/crease. Paul Alexander is an American writer, playwright and stage director. He has published eight books, authored critically praised plays and directed plays as well as a documentary film. He is the founder and artistic director of The Artists Theatre Group, Inc., a New York-based not-for-profit theatre company. Alexander is the author of three political books: The Candidate, a chronicle of John Kerry's presidential campaign; Man of the People: The Life of John McCain; and Machiavelli’s Shadow: The Rise and Fall of Carl Rove. His journalism has appeared in numerous publications, including The New York Times, The Nation, The Village Voice, Salon, Worth, The New York Observer, Interview, The Los Angeles Times Book Review, Biography, Men's Journal, Best Life and The Daily Beast. In Europe, his nonfiction has appeared in Paris Match, Gente and The Guardian.
[Book #75190]
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The Question. Henri Alleg.
New York: George Braziller, Inc. 1958. First American Edition. First? Printing. 123 pages. Bookplate, DJ worn, soiled, edge tears, and small chips.
[Book #44564]
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Survival: The IISS Quarterly: Volume 49, Number 1, Spring 2007. Dana Allin.
London: International Institute for Strategic Studies, 2007. Trade paperback. 249 p. Includes maps. Notes.
[Book #64043]
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Chained Eagle. Everett Alvarez, Jr., Anthony S. Pitch.
New York: Donald I. Fine, Inc. 1989. First Edition. First Printing. 308, illus., p. 33 creased.
[Book #15193]
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Chained Eagle. Everett Alvarez, Jr., Anthony S. Pitch.
New York: Dell Publishing, 1991. First Printing. pocket paperbk, 354, wraps, illus., slight wear to cover edges Lt. Alvarez was a POW for eight and a half years in North Vietnam.
[Book #42350]
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Chained Eagle. Everett Alvarez, Jr., Anthony S. Pitch.
New York: Donald I. Fine, Inc. 1989. First Printing. Hardcover. 308 pages. Illus., some wear & scuffing to DJ. Signed by the author (Everett Alvarez, Jr. ). SIGNED.
[Book #57088]
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Vietnam: "Renovation" (Doi Moi), the Law and Human Rights in the 1980's. U. S. A. Amnesty International.
New York: Amnesty International, U.S.A, 1990. Quarto, 74, wraps, illus., map, figures, appendices, errata, rear cover and p.74 somewhat soiled, lower corner front cover bent.
[Book #19365]
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Washington Expose. Jack Anderson.
Washington DC: Public Affairs Press. Hardcover. vi, [2], 487, [1] pages. Index. Inscribed by author on fep. Rear board has weakness and restrengthened with glue. Edge soiling. Jack Anderson (October 19, 1922 – December 17, 2005) was an American newspaper columnist, considered one of the fathers of modern investigative journalism. Anderson won the 1972 Pulitzer Prize for his investigation on secret American policy decision-making between the United States and Pakistan during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971. Anderson had a national radio show, acted as Washington bureau chief of Parade magazine, and was a commentator on ABC-TV's Good Morning America. Among his exposés was reporting the Nixon's investigation and harassment of John Lennon during its fight to deport Lennon, the continuing activities of fugitive Nazi officials in South America, and the savings and loan crisis. He revealed the history of a CIA plot to assassinate Fidel Castro, and was credited for breaking the story of the Iran–Contra affair under President Reagan.
[Book #75366]
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Violations of Human Rights in Algeria: Excerpts from Statements by Both French and Impartial Sources on Internment Camps. Arab Information Center.
New York: Arab Information Center, 1960. First? Edition. First? Printing. 22, wraps, illus., pencil erasure on title page.
[Book #45869]
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Burma: A Land Where Buddhist Monks Are Disrobed and Detained in Dungeons. Assistance Alliance for Political Prisoners, Burma.
Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand: Assistance Alliance/Pol Pris, 2004. First? Edition. First? Printing. 92, wraps, illus., list of political prisoners, glossary, printing of 1, 000 only.
[Book #44402]
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17.
One Who Survived: The Life Story of a Russian Under the Soviets. Alexander Barmine.
Place_Pub: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1945. Fifth Printing. 23 cm, 337, illus., index, boards somewhat worn and soiled, parts of DJ cut off and taped inside front board & endpaper.
[Book #51739]
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One Who Survived: The Life Story of a Russian Under the Soviets. Alexander Barmine.
Place_Pub: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1945. Second Printing. 23 cm, 337, illus., index, text somewhat darkened, some darkening inside boards & flyleaves, DJ worn & soiled: edge tears/chips.
[Book #51740]
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Death By Sheer Torture. Robert Barnard.
New York: Dell Publishing, 1988. Two previous Dell editions [stated], First Dell printing [stated] thus. Mass market paperback. 186, [4] pages. Cover has some wear. Signed by the author on the title page. Robert Barnard (23 November 1936 – 19 September 2013) was an English crime writer, critic and lecturer. His first crime novel, A Little Local Murder, was published in 1976. The novel was written while he was a lecturer at University of Tromsø in Norway. He went on to write more than 40 other books and numerous short stories. Barnard said that his favorite crime writer was Agatha Christie. In 1980 he published a critique of her work titled A Talent to Deceive: An Appreciation of Agatha Christie. Barnard was awarded the Cartier Diamond Dagger in 2003 by the Crime Writers Association for a lifetime of achievement. Under the pseudonym Bernard Bastable, Robert Barnard published two standalone novels and two alternate history books starring Wolfgang Mozart as a detective, he having survived to old age.
[Book #75868]
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Women of the Gestapo. Richard Baxter.
London: Quality Press Ltd, [1943]. Second Printing. 18 cm, 95, wraps, stiff cloth covered boards worn at edges, wrinkled, and soiled.
[Book #20755]
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Prisoner at War: The Survival of Commander Richard A. Stratton. Scott Blakey.
Garden City, NY: Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1978. First Edition. First? Printing. 22 cm, 397, pencil erasure residue on front endpaper. Inscribed by the author. INSCRIBED.
[Book #24863]
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Prisoner at War: The Survival of Commander Richard A. Stratton. Scott Blakey.
Garden City, N.Y. Anchor Press/Doubleday, 1978. First edition. First edition [stated[. Presumed first printing. Hardcover. viii, [2], 397, [1] p. Notes. Selected Bibliography. Index.
[Book #70331]
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Weakness and Deceit: U.S. Policy and El Salvador. Raymond Bonner.
New York: Times Books, c1984. First Printing. Hardcover. 24 cm, 408 pages. Illus., map, notes, bibliography, index, some wear/small tears to DJ edges, some soiling to DJ. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
[Book #25665]
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Weakness and Deceit: U.S. Policy and El Salvador. Raymond Bonner.
New York: Times Books, c1984. First Printing. 24 cm, 408, illus., map, notes, bibliography, index, DJ somewhat worn & soiled: small edge tears/chips. Inscribed by the author ("Ray"). INSCRIBED.
[Book #56464]
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Tenko! Rangoon Jail: The Amazing Story of Sgt. John Boyd's Survival as a POW in a Notorious Japanese Prison Camp. John Boyd, Gary Garth.
Paducah, KY: Turner Publishing Company, 1996. Limited Edition. 167, illus., map, appendices, address sticker in lower margin p.5.
[Book #54604]
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