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Ready or Not: Into the Wild Blue by Angier, J. Francis

By: Angier, J. Francis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Success Networks International: 2003-06-01

Seller ID: EO-8U0B-NCBD

ISBN: 0970417519

Condition: Used: Like New


Softcover, Signed gift inscription from Author to previous owner, UT 2003 Success Network South Burlington,Vermont 292 pages. Near Fine, in photo-illustrated wraps. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear to covers, no notes or writing - All pages are bright, clean and crisp. Tells of the aviation career of a B-17 pilot. ISBN-0970417519. LOC SSM-10 View more info

Richthofen: A True History of the Red Baron by Burrows, William E.

By: Burrows, William E.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Harcourt: 1969-10-01

Seller ID: IM-8S5Q-FJGC

ISBN: 0151771723

Condition: Used: Very Good


Hardcover, BCE 1969 Harcourt Brace NY...Very Good + in a VG DJ, minor shelf/edge wear and a few closed tears to DJ, slight sunning to spine of DJ and one half-inch chip to top left corner near spine-now in protective mylar...minor shelf/edge wear to Gray cloth boards with green titles and accents-corners sharp...no notes or writing-All pages are clean and crisp-map end papers...the Red Baron has proven to be the most durable of modern war heroes. Richthofen was killed ... View more info

Illustrated Life of Michael Collins by Connolly, Colm

By: Connolly, Colm

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Roberts Rinehart Pub: 1998-04-01

Seller ID: NG-P7RT-4D5L

ISBN: 1570982155

Condition: New


New Softcover-1998 Roberts Rinehart Publishers, Boulder, CO...a fresh and unmarked copy...Although Collins (1890-1922) was the leader of the Irish Free State when he was assassinated, there are relatively few photographs of him available because, as director of IRA intelligence and the inventor of urban guerrilla warfare, he was wary of being photographed when the British were offering 10,000 (the equivalent of $50,000 in today's economy) for his apprehension. Connolly, ... View more info

General Custer's Libbie

By: Frost, Lawrence A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Superior Pub. Co: 1976-01-01

Seller ID: 150928005

ISBN: 0875648061

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover - Signed by the Author, Stated First Edition 1976 Superior Publishing 336 pages..Near fine in a VG DJ..blue cloth boards with red titles - corners sharp..minor shelf/edge wear to unclipped DJ, rear panel has a tape repair to the rear panel from the underside (with archival tape), DJ now in mylar..heavily-illustrated biography of Elizabeth Bacon Custer, the wife of General Custer, showing the domestic side of life on the frontier..previous owner was Robert B.... View more info

SATCHMO by Garry Giddins

By: Garry Giddins

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Anchor: 1992-08-01

Seller ID: I4-U9LQ-OIE1

ISBN: 0385244290

Condition: New


New Softcover, an unread and unmarked copy...ISBN#0385244290...Thanks for supporting a small family business...LOC SSM-19 View more info

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Orvie: The Dictator of Dearborn : The Rise and Reign of Orville L. Hubbard (Great Lakes Books)

By: Good, David L

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Wayne State University Press: 1989-10-01

Seller ID: 160718004

ISBN: 0814322905

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover - Signed by the Author, 1989 Wayne State University Press 449 pages. Near Fine, in photo-illustrated wraps. Just a hint of shelf/edge wear to covers. Inscription to the previous owner on the half-title page is signed and dated by the author. Uncompromising and fascinating look at Dearborn's most famous mayor who served for 36 years from 1942 to 1978. Hubbard is also remembered as a political boss who delivered a wide range of city services to his constituents... View more info

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Orvie: The Dictator of Dearborn : The Rise and Reign of Orville L. Hubbard (Great Lakes Books)

By: Good, David L

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Wayne State University Press: 1989-10-01

Seller ID: 180123001

ISBN: 0814322905

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover, 1989 Wayne State University Press 449 pages. Near Fine, in photo-illustrated wraps. Just a hint of shelf/edge wear to covers. Uncompromising and fascinating look at Dearborn's most famous mayor who served for 36 years from 1942 to 1978. Hubbard is also remembered as a political boss who delivered a wide range of city services to his constituents, including the construction of a 626-acre rustic camp outside the city and the purchase of an eight-story senior c... View more info

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Every Inch a Soldier: Augustine Warner Robins and the Building of U.S. Airpower (Williams-Ford Texas A&M University Military History Series)

By: Head, William Pace

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Texas A&M University Press: 1995-06-01

Seller ID: 150512008

ISBN: 0890965900

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, 1995 Stated First Edition Texas A & M University Press 289 pages. Near Fine in a VG+ DJ. Just a hint of shelf/edge wear to dark gray cloth boards with gilt titles on black background-corners sharp. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear to unclipped DJ, front panel of DJ is sunned at the edges-now in mylar. ( See Photo) General Warner Robins helped to form the Air Force as it is today. As a West Point cadet (1903-1907), Augustine Warner Robins numbered among his clas... View more info

Bird's Diary by Vail, Ken

By: Vail, Ken

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Castle Communications: 1996-01-01

Seller ID: 77-IO3R-7S4I

ISBN: 1860741320

Condition: Used: Like New


Softcover, Near Fine with just a hint of shelf/edge wear to covers...no notes or writing - all pages are bright, clean and crisp...ISBN-1860741320...Thanks for supporting a small family business...LOC SSM-17 View more info

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Hard Stuff: The Autobiography of Mayor Coleman Young

By: Young, Coleman; Wheeler, Lonnie

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Viking: 1994-02-24

Seller ID: 161121001

ISBN: 0670845515

Condition: Very Good+


Hardcover, Signed by the Author (with related ephemera - see description) First Edition 1994 Viking 344 pages. Very Good+, in a VG+ DJ. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear to black cloth spine with gilt titles over light purple paper boards - corners sharp. Just a hint of shelf/edge wear and two small scuffs/abrasions to the front panel of the unclipped DJ - now in mylar. Author signature and dedication dated 8-24-94 on bookplate affixed to the FFEP. All pages are bright, cl... View more info

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Last King of Poland

By: Zamoyski, Adam

Price: $64.00

Publisher: Trafalgar Square: 1997-09-08

Seller ID: 170803001

ISBN: 029781821X

Condition: Fine


Hardcover 1997 Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 550 pages. Fine in a Near Fine DJ. Blue cloth boards with gilt titles - corners sharp. Just a hint of shelf/edge wear and rubbing to DJ - now in Mylar. No notes or writing-All pages are bright, clean and crisp. ISBN-029781821X. LOC SSE-6 View more info