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Searching for Everardo : A Story of Love, War, and the CIA in Guatemala

By: Harbury, Jennifer K.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Warner Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20126

ISBN: 0446520365

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


328 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, black and gray boards, [xii] + 328 pages. ; An American human rights activist authored this harrowing true story of the illegal arrest, detention, torture and presumed death of her husband, a resistance leader and Mayan Indian, at the hands of military forces in Guatemala backed by the CIA. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. View more info

In Commemoration of the Twelfth Anniversary of the City of Southfield

By: Harrison, Beverly

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Manufacturer's Bank: 1970

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 19877

Condition: Near Fine


24 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Brown softcover booklet, 24 unnumbered pages, small map of Southfield Village in 1870, centerfld map of Southfield in 1970, 20 historical b/w photos with captions. ; Foreword by Norman W. Feder. Concise history written by Beverly Harrison. An early suburb of Detroit, Southfield was incorporated as a city in 1958.; Small number penned on inside rear cover. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

Detroit Teachers College : Handbook and Directory 1922-1923

By: Hartung, Urban

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Detroit Teachers College: 1922

Seller ID: 17242

Condition: Good+


48 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Softcover booklet, brown textured leatherette covers, 48 pages, social calendar, 3 songs and cheers (no music) , bylaws, list of clubs, indexes of faculty and students, 4 b/w portrait photos of faculty members. ; Detroit Teachers College was founded in 1881 and sometime after 1923 became part of Wayne State University. ; Covers worn on all sides, with small holes along spine. Rear cover has small scar and small area of discoloration. A few p... View more info

Billion to One, a : The Story of Herzog, Heine, Geduld, Inc

By: Herzog, John E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Museum of American Finance: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20506

ISBN: 0964263025

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


214 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, dark red cloth, [xvi] + 214 pages, index, appendix, 45 b/w photos on glossy plates. ; Fascinating history of Herzog Heine Geduld, Inc, from its founding in 1926 to when, as the third largest investment firm on Wall Street, it was acquired by Merrill Lynch. ; Only a touch of shelfwear. Appears unread. View more info

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Army Life in a Black Regiment

By: Higginson, Thomas Wentworth

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Time Life Books: 1982

Seller ID: 20164

ISBN: 080944237X

Condition: Fine with no dust jacket


296 pages; 8vo (8.75") 22 cm; Hardcover, dark blue bonded leather over embossed boards, [iv] + 296 pages, faux marbled endpapers, all edges gold, red page-marker ribbon, index, appendix, footnotes. ; Originally published 1870. This is a facsimile reprint, 1982. ; Amazing true history of 1st South Carolina Infantry (first "colored" regiment in Civil War, later named 33rd US Colored Troops) by its radical Colonel, a Unitarian minister and staunch abolitionist, ... View more info

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Australia : Its Resources and Opportunities

By: High Commissioner

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Commonwealth of Australia: 1919

Seller ID: 20913

Condition: Very Good+


24 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Brown softcover booklet, 24 glossy pages, small map, several lists of statistics, 22 b/w photos with captions. ; Info guide for British citizens who wish to become settlers in Australia, 1919. Topics include: Agriculture. Crops. Dairying. Sheep. Soil. Exports. Railroads. Minerals. Education. Banks. How to obtain land. More. ; Minor edgewear only. One page has a small notation in pencil. No other defects. Scarce. View more info

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History of the Society of Indiana Pioneers, a : 1916-1980

By: Holliday, Murray

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Indiana Pioneers: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20803

Condition: Near Fine


102 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; White softcover, 102 pages, several appendixes, 28 b/w photos and facsimiles; Printed by Mitchell-Fleming Printing, Greenfield, Illinois. Authored by descandant of founder John Hampden Holliday. ; Owner name embossed on title page. Otherwise appears unused. View more info

Grace Hooper's Pioneer Notes : By Trek and Sail to Grand Traverse Bay

By: Hooper, Grace, and Beulah Hooper King; Illustrated by Betty Beeby

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Fen's Rim Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16725

ISBN: 0496271113

Condition: Very Good


395 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; White softcover, 395 pages, b/w photo of author and family, index. Laid in: bookmark with index of Great Lakes ships, as published with book. ; Tons of local history regarding Antrim County and the Grand Traverse Bay region of northwestern Michigan, collected by Grace Hooper, longtime correspondent for the Central Lake Torch and lay preacher at the Baptist church. Edited by Beulah Hooper King. ; Light edgewear, mainly to tips. One page of t... View more info

Long Day's Journey Into Light, a : School Desegregation in Prince George's County, Maryland

By: Hope, John III

Price: $48.00

Publisher: US Commission on Civil Rights: 1976

Seller ID: 15240

Condition: Good+


464 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; Ex-Library; Large softcover, 464 pages, extensive footnotes, chronology, 30 tables, 2 appendixes, 6 small maps. ; Written under auspices, United States Commission on Civil Rights. Clearinghouse Publication 52, March, 1976. Report edited by John Hope III, Office of Program and Policy Review. ; In Prince George's County, Maryland, bordering on Washington DC, schools were segregated by law, and neighborhoods were segregated by secret real ... View more info

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Erasing the Color Line

By: Houser, George M. ; Illustrated by William Huntington

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Fellowship Publications: 1947

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 19639

Condition: Very Good+


63 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Tan softcover booklet, 63 pages, several b/w drawings. ; Foreword by A. Philip Randolph. Originally printed 1945. This is 2nd Edition, Revised, 1947. ; 'This little book discusses the principle of non-violent, good-will direct action as an instrumentality for achieving ethnic democracy in the United States.' Numerous case studies are described of direct action against discrimination in various cities. ; Small closed tear to lower cover. Half... View more info

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Canadians in the Civil War

By: Hoy, Claire

Price: $12.00

Publisher: McArthur & Company: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20940

ISBN: 1552784509

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


413 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, steel-blue cloth, [x] + 413 pages, index, bibliography, endnotes. ; More than 50 000 Canadians fought and more than 5 000 Canadians died in the US Civil War. ; Small address label on front endpaper. Otherwise no defects to book or jacket. View more info

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Historic Old Fort Niagara : The Story of an Ancient Gateway to the West

By: Hultzen, Claud H. Sr.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Old Fort Niagara Association: 1938

Seller ID: 17797

Condition: Very Good+


64 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Softcover booklet, gray-blue covers, silver lettering, 64 semi-glossy pages, 40 b/w photos and illustrations. In rear pocket are: 1) large folding two-toned map of Historic Fort Niagara. 2) eight full-color photo postcards of Niagara Falls and nearby sights, postally unused, circa 1960.; Map dated 1938. Booklet dated 1939.; Book is sunned around edges, with minor edgewear. No other defects. Map is pristine. View more info

Detroit : An Industrial History Guide

By: Hyde, Charles K.

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Historical Society: 1980

Seller ID: 17567

Condition: Very Good+


68 pages; 16mo (6.25") 16 cm; Oblong softcover, brown illustrated covers, 68 textured pages, bibliography, 11 historical b/w photos, small map, 50 historical sites in Detroit noteworthy in manufacturing history, listed and described, most also shown in modern b/w photos, including some aerial views. ; Published by Detroit Historical Society in conjunction with ninth annual conference of Society for Industrial Archaeology, 1980. ; Very minor edgewear. Owner name and 1... View more info

Blacks Before America III : (Volume 3)

By: Hyman, Mark

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Bell Telephone Company: 1982

Seller ID: 19036

Condition: Near Fine


64 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Tan softcover booklet, 64 pages, bibliography, 15 b/w illustrations including covers, 21 chapters, each revealing the story of a little-known but important African historical figure. ; A compendium of radio scripts written by Mark Hyman, illustrated by Alan Crite and Deryl Mackie. ; A touch of edgewear. No major defects. Scarce. View more info

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Diary of a Confederate Soldier : John S. Jackman of the Orphan Brigade

By: Jackman, John S. with William C. Davis

Price: $8.00

Publisher: University of South Carolina Press: 1990

Seller ID: 20784

ISBN: 0872496953

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


174 pages; 8vo (9.25") 23 cm; Hardcover, red cloth, black lettering, [viii] + 174 pages, index, copious footnotes, 7 small b/w sketch maps. ; The only known diary from a soldier in the famous Orphan Brigade, aka 9th Kentucky Infantry--Confederate, aka 5th Kentucky, a regiment of 4000 of which about 600 survived the war. This diary covers nearly four years and many major battles. ; No defects to book or jacket. Appears unread. ; American Military History Series; Vol. ... View more info

Stolen Legacy : Greek Philosophy Was the Offspring of the Egyptian Mystery System

By: James, George G. M. with Indus Khamit Kush

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Eworld Inc: 2012

Seller ID: 19085

ISBN: 1617590746

Condition: Near Fine


190 pages; Oblong 4to (10.25") 26 cm; Softcover, [x] + 190 pages, index, endnotes, one small b/w diagram. ; Copyright 1954. This new edition, with new foreword by Indus Khamit Kush, 2012. ; Subtitle on front: 'Greek Philosophy was the Offspring of the Egyptian Mystery System.' Subtitle on title page: 'Greek Philosophy is Stolen Egyptian Philosophy.' ; Bookstore name stamped inside rear cover. Otherwise only a touch of wear. ; Laid in: 1) bookmark promoting Fear Of Th... View more info

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Journeys with Jensen : History Trails through LaPorte Country, Indiana

By: Jensen, Dave :

Price: $22.00

Publisher: LaPorte Publishing Company: 1986

Seller ID: 20807

Condition: Very Good+


96 pages; 8vo (8.5") 23 cm; Dark blue softcover, 96 pages, 52 b/w photos and small maps. ; Originally printed in parts in Herald-Argus, LaPorte, Indiana, but with different photos and illustrations. ; Local history of LaPorte county, including Blissville, Hudson Lake, Kingsbury, Kingsford Heights, North Liberty, Pinhook Bog, Toto, Walkerton, Wanata, Westville, etc, plus chapters on the Sauk Trail, local railroads, etc. ; Two small spots to fore-edge. Small pricestick... View more info

Soldier's Life, a : The Civil War Experiences of Ben C. Johnson

By: Johnson, Ben C, with Alan S. Brown

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Western Michigan University Press: 1962

Seller ID: 17711

Condition: Very Good


122 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; White and blue softcover, 122 pages, small b/w map, footnotes. ; Faculty Contributions, Series 6, Number 2, June 1962. ; Edited, with an introduction, by Alan S. Brown. Foreword by George G. Mallinson. Map by Allen R. Smith. Memoirs of Benjamin C. Johnson, Company F, 6th Michigan Infantry, 1861-65, which saw action mainly in Louisiana. ; Minor edgewear. Oldprice marked on front cover. Affixed inside front cover, as issued, is A Note to Read... View more info

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Negro Digest, September 1963 : White Supremacy, a Deadly Disease

By: Johnson, John H.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Johnson Publishing Company: 1963

Seller ID: 18352

Condition: Good+


98 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Softcover digest magazine format, 98 pages, orange and black covers, 37 b/w photos and illustrations including cover. ; Volume 12, number 11, September 1963. Topics include: White Supremacy, a Deadly Disease, by Howard E. Seals. The Negro Medici, by Arthur Schomburg. The Meaning of Apartheid, by Horace Mann Bond. Plus other articles, fiction by Richard Kalish, poems, book reviews and more. ; Covers rubbed and spotted. Small chips to heel... View more info

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They Live in Your Midst : Nazi War Criminals in the US and Canada

By: Jonaitis, Leonas

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Gintaras: 1972

Seller ID: 18961

Condition: Very Good+


48 pages; 16mo (6.75") 17 cm; Small softcover booklet, blue illustrated covers, 52 pages numbered to 48, index. ; Written by Leonas Jonaitis. English version by G. Kirvaitis. Edited by V. Grodzenskis. ; Gives names, addresses, witness statements and lists of crimes of 13 known Nazi war criminals who committed atrocities in Lithuania and are now (1972) living in the United States and Canada. ; Very light shelfwear only. Faint crease to rear cover. Owner name and date ... View more info