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My Journey: How One Woman Survived Stalin's Gulag

By: Adamova-Sliozberg, Olga

Price: $14.38

Publisher: Evanston, Ill., Northwestern University Press: 2011

Seller ID: 028233

ISBN: 0810127393

Condition: Very Good Condition


This is the first English translation of Olga Adamova-Sliozberg's mesmerizing My Journey , which was not officially published in Russia until 2002. It is among the best known of Gulag memoirs and was one of the first to become widely available in underground samizdat circulation. Size: 6 x 0.7 x 9 inches. 312 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, but spine is slightly cocked. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Some creased page corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN/EAN: 9780810127395. Inventor... View more info

Dandies and Desert Saints: Styles of Victorian Masculinity

By: Adams, James Eli

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Cornell University Press, Cornell University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 029281

ISBN: 0801482089

Condition: Very Good Condition


264 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight reading-wear and bumping to corners. While drawing on work in feminism, queer theory, and cultural history, Dandies and Desert Saints challenges scholars to rethink simplistic notions of Victorian manhood. James Eli Adams examines masculine identity in Victorian literature from Thomas Carlyle through Oscar Wilde, analyzing authors who identify the age's ideal of manhood as the power of self-discipline. What distinguishes Adams's book from others in the recent explosion of interest in masculinity is his refusal t... View more info

A History of the British Isles

By: Black, Jeremy

Price: $17.54

Publisher: Red Globe Press: 2016

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 029391

ISBN: 1137573600

Condition: As New


338 pages. Text unmarked. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Fourth Edition. A core introductory textbook that provides students with a concise overview of the full sweep of English, Irish, Scottish and Welsh history, from pre-Roman times right through to the present day. Jeremy Black offers a balanced and absorbing account of a group of islands, their peoples, their extraordinary shared past and their remarkable impact on the rest of the world.This is an ideal set text for dedicated modules on British History, or a supplementary text for... View more info

The Rape of Troy: Evolution, Violence, And The World Of Homer

By: Gottschall, Jonathan

Price: $26.47

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 2008

Seller ID: 029036

ISBN: 0521690471

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 5.5 x 0.5 x 8.5 inches. 236 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight reading-wear and bumping to corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN/EAN: 9780521690478. Inventory No: 029036. Paperback View more info

Modern Warfare in Spain: American Military Observations on the Spanish Civil War, 1936–1939

By: James W. Cortada (Editor)

Price: $11.53

Publisher: Potomac Books: 2011

Seller ID: 026770

ISBN: 1597975567

Condition: Fine Condition


Like new condition. Very slight shelf-wear. 335 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN/EAN: 9781597975568. Inventory No: 026770. Hardcover View more info

The Highly Civilized Man: Richard Burton and the Victorian World

By: Kennedy, Dane

Price: $6.49

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 2007

Seller ID: 029101

ISBN: 0674025520

Condition: Fine Condition


368 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Dane Kennedy offers a fresh and compelling examination of Burton and his contribution to the widening world of the Victorians. He advances the view that the Victorians' efforts to attach meaning to the differences they observed among other peoples had a profound influence on their own sense of self, destabilizing identities and reshaping consciousness. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN/EAN: 9780674025523. Inventory No: 0291... View more info

The Damiens Affair and the Unraveling of the Ancien Regime, 1750-1770 (Princeton Legacy Library)

By: Kley, Dale K. Van

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Princeton, N.J., Princeton University Press: 1984

Seller ID: 029368

ISBN: 0691054029

Condition: Good Condition


392 pages. Text contains neat ink underlining, hi-lighting and marginals on a handful of pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Dust Jacket shows a large chip to the foot of spine, some moisture spotting and other small nicks and chips to edges. This book examines an unsuccessful assassination attempt against Louis XV of France and the trial of his assailant, Robert-Francois Damiens, revealing the beginnings of the French Revolution in the ecclesiastical controversies that dominated the Damiens affair. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::E... View more info

The European World 1500-1800: An Introduction to Early Modern History

By: Kümin, Beat

Price: $11.20

Publisher: Routledge: 2009

Seller ID: 028002

ISBN: 0415432537

Condition: Very Good Condition


Text Unmarked. Some reading-wear. Slight bumping to corners and spine ends. 379 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN/EAN: 9780415432535. Inventory No: 028002. Paperback View more info

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The Lake Country

By: Linton, Elizabeth Lynn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, Smith, Elder and Co.: 1864

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022233

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Regional history and walking tour of The Lake District in North West England "with a map and 100 illustrations drawn and engraved by W. J. Linton." Appendices on: Provincialisms; Botany; Geology; and more. 350-pages. Half-bound in black leather with embossed and ribbed spine and full gilt page edges. Marbled end-papers. Heavy rubbing to board edges and bumping to corners leaving some board material exposed. Hinges/binding solid and attractive. Pages very faintly toned but supple. ... View more info

Astell: Political Writings (Cambridge Texts in the History of Political Thought)

By: Mary Astell and Patricia Springborg

Price: $4.08

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1996

Seller ID: 026372

ISBN: 0521428459

Condition: Good Condition


Pencil underlining and marginal notes on numerous pages. Numerous creased page corners. Book solid 289 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN/EAN: 9780521428453. Inventory No: 026372. Paperback View more info

The Origins of the Inquisition in Fifteenth-Century Spain

By: Netanyahu, B.

Price: $14.68

Publisher: New York Review Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027845

ISBN: 0679410651

Condition: Very Good Condition


First Edition, Second Printing. Previous owner's gift inscription of flyleaf (otherwise text unmarked). Book square and solid. Slight shelf-wear. 2nd Printing. 1384 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 4 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN: 0679410651. Inventory No: 027845. Paperback View more info

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The Dutch Revolt

By: Parker, Geoffrey

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Peregrine: 1989

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 027866

ISBN: 0140552332

Condition: Very Good Condition


334 pages. Book tight and unmarked but showing some creasing to front and back cover and some age-toning to pages Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN: 0140552332. Inventory No: 027866. Paperback View more info

The Octavian Chronicles: Octavian: Rise to Power

By: Parrelli, Patrick

Price: $26.40

Publisher: CreateSpace: 2011

Seller ID: 029127

ISBN: 1519370334

Condition: Fine Condition


539 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Patrick J. Parrelli combines his twelve individual eBook Chronicles into a single volume to create a spellbinding, historically exacting work of creative nonfiction that tells the story of the 'Rise to Power' of Octavian, the great-nephew of Julius Caesar. An adventurous undertaking, this meticulously researched epic is cross-referenced with the ancient writings of Appian, Suetonius, Plutarch, and Dio. After Caesar is assassinated in 44 BC and Octavian learns that Caesar adopte... View more info

John Devoy's Catalpa Expedition (Ireland House Series)

By: Philip Fennell and Marie King (Editors)

Price: $10.97

Publisher: NYU Press: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 028052

ISBN: 0814727484

Condition: Very Good Condition


Signed and inscribed by Marie King, otherwise text unmarked. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; Signed by Author. ISBN: 0814727484. Inventory No: 028052. Hardcover View more info

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Thracian Cult Architecture in Bulgaria

By: Rousseva, Malvina

Price: $63.99

Publisher: Jambol: 2000

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 025339

ISBN: 954615072X

Condition: Fine Condition


SIGNED and inscribed by author. Parallel English / Greek Text. Diagrams and photographs throughout. Fine condition. Size: 9" X 11.5". 201 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; Ancient (BC); Signed by Author. ISBN: 954615072X. ISBN/EAN: 9789546150721. Inventory No: 025339. Hardcover View more info

Sophocles' Tragic World: Divinity, Nature, Society

By: Segal, Charles

Price: $8.97

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1998

Seller ID: 029073

ISBN: 0674821017

Condition: Good Condition


290 pages. Text contains neat ink underlining on a handful of pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Some reading-wear, cover creasing and bumping to corners. Sun-fading to spine. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN/EAN: 9780674821019. Inventory No: 029073. Paperback View more info

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Witchcraft in Early Modern England

By: Sharpe, James

Price: $17.80

Publisher: Longman: 2001

Seller ID: 025770

ISBN: 0582328756

Condition: Fine Condition


144 pages. Text unmarked. Some shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Fine condition. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN: 0582328756. ISBN/EAN: 9780582328754. Inventory No: 025770. Paperback View more info

François Mitterrand

By: Tiersky, Ronald

Price: $10.97

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 2000

Seller ID: 029124

ISBN: 0312129084

Condition: Fine Condition


384 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN: 0312129084. Inventory No: 029124. Paperback View more info

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England Have My Bones

By: White, T. H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Putnams: 1982

Seller ID: 027318

ISBN: 0399127259

Condition: Very Good Condition


Text unmarked. Book solid. Some nicking to edges of dustjacket. Remainder symbol markered on foot of text block. Jacket in new Brodart protector. 306 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: History::Europe ; ISBN: 0399127259. Inventory No: 027318. Hardcover View more info