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The Austrians: A Thousand-Year Odyssey

By: Brook-Shepherd, Gordon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc.: 1997

Edition: First Edition Thus

Our Product Number: 605211

ISBN: 0786704004

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


483 pages. A critically lauded, stimulating, and well-informed history of modern Austria makes use of the Habsburg's private family archives to trace the role of Austria in Europe's history since the Reformation and Austrians' identity as a people. View more info

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Spy Handler: Memoir of a KGB Officer

By: Cherkashin, Victor; Feifer, Gregory

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Our Product Number: 602039

ISBN: 0465009689

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


1.34 x 9.21 x 6.46 Inches. 338 pages. Victor Cherkashin's incredible career in the KGB spanned thirty-eight years, from Stalin's death in 1953 to the fall of the Soviet Union in 1991. In this riveting memoir, Cherkashin provides a remarkable insider's view of the KGB's prolonged conflict with the United States, from his recruitment through his rising career in counterintelligence to his prime spot as the KGB's number- two man at the Soviet Embassy in Washington. Victor C... View more info

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Europe: A History

By: Davies, Norman

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1996

Our Product Number: 608590

ISBN: 0195209125

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Map on endpapers. 1365 pages. Here is a masterpiece of historical narrative that stretches from the Ice Age to the Atomic Age, as it tells the story of Europe, East and West. Norman Davies captures it all-the rise and fall of Rome, the sweeping invasions of Alaric and Atilla, the Norman Conquests, the Papal struggles for power, the Renaissance and the Reformation, the French Revolution and the Napoleonic Wars, Europe's rise to become the powerhouse of the world, and its ... View more info

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Fontana History of Germany, 1918-90: The Divided Nation

By: Fulbrook, Mary

Price: $10.88

Publisher: London, Fontana Press: 1991

Our Product Number: 604866

ISBN: 0006861113

Condition: Very Good


2 closed tears on front (1/8 inch); bend/crease to corner of back cover . No spine crease. 416 pages. This account of Germany in the 20th century covers revolutions and reactions, continuities and change, prosperity and deprivation. The author focuses on the role of elites, and the implications of political dissent under changing socio-economic conditions and international circumstances. View more info

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Four Queens: The Provencal Sisters Who Ruled Europe

By: Goldstone, Nancy

Price: $12.45

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2007.

Edition: First Edition

Our Product Number: 607492

ISBN: 0670038431

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. Genealogical tables. 336 pages View more info

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The Spanish Inquisition 1478-1614: An Anthology of Sources

By: Homza (Editor and Translator), Lu Ann

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, Hackett Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Our Product Number: 608525

ISBN: 0872207951

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Crease on rear dust jacket flap . Protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. Red cloth imprinted in gold on spine with title and author. Full number line 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 . 272 pages. This collection of previously untranslated court documents, testimonials, and letters portrays the Spanish Inquisition in vivid detail, offering fresh perspectives on such topics as the Inquisition's persecution of Jews and Muslims, the role of women in Spanish religious culture, the In... View more info

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The Rock of the Gibraltarians: A History of Gibraltar

By: Jackson, Sir William G. F.

Price: $15.95

Publisher: NorNorthants,, Gibraltar Books: 1998

Edition: Third Edition

Our Product Number: 608640

ISBN: 0838632378

Condition: Fine


379 pages View more info

Image for Officers and Soldiers of the French Imperial Guard 1804 - 1815: Volume 5 The Artillary Train - The Wagon Train -  The Administration - The Medical Service - The Headquarters Staff

Officers and Soldiers of the French Imperial Guard 1804 - 1815: Volume 5 The Artillary Train - The Wagon Train - The Administration - The Medical Service - The Headquarters Staff

By: Jouineau, Andre; Mc Kay (Translator), Alan

Price: $17.99

Publisher: Paris, France, Histoire & Collections: 2008

Edition: First Edition Thus

Our Product Number: 608935

ISBN: 2352500508

Condition: Fine


82 pages View more info

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The Serbs: The Guardians of the Gate

By: Laffan, R. G. D.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Dorset Press: 1990

Our Product Number: 602038

ISBN: 0880294132

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Rubbing to d j . Protected in a removable Brodart cover.. 299 pages. History. The classic book on an important but misunderstood people. View more info

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A History of Scotland

By: Mackie, J. D. ; Lenman, Bruce; Parker, Geoffrey

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York, Penguin Books: 1984

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Our Product Number: 602690

ISBN: 0140136495

Condition: Very Good


Crease on front cover. . No spine crease.. 0.87 x 7.72 x 5.04 Inches. 416 pages. (Penguin History) View more info

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The Oxford Illustrated History of Britain

By: Morgan, Kenneth O.

Price: $26.50

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, USA: (1986) 1995

Our Product Number: GBR024

ISBN: 0192851748

Condition: New


656 pages. This beautifully illustrated volume tells the story of Britain and its peoples over two thousand years, from the coming of the Roman legions to the present day. Encompassing political, social, economic, and cultural developments throughout the British Isles, the dramatic narrative is taken up by ten leading historians who offer the fruits of the best modern scholarship to the general reader in authoritative form, illuminating their text with careful... View more info

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The End of Czechoslovakia

By: Musil, Jirí

Price: $21.95

Publisher: Budapest, A Central European University Press Book: 1995

Our Product Number: 605219

ISBN: 1858660203

Condition: As New


296 pages. In this book, scholars and practitioners from both sides of the divide, Czech and Slovak, as well as experts from the United States and France, seek to explain why, after the collapse of the communist regime, Czechoslovakia split into two separate states. In trying to interpret the causes and processes of a modern state's peaceful disintegration, the authors, though addressing the subject from their own viewpoints, have used an analytical, non-evaluative appro... View more info

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Dogs of God: Columbus, the Inquisition, and the Defeat of the Moors

By: Reston Jr., James

Price: $13.75

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Our Product Number: 604571

ISBN: 0385508484

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Crease to flap of dj; stain on inside of d j;and tiny closed tear at corner of flap. Protected in a removable archival cover. . 384 pages. From historian James Reston, Jr., comes a riveting account of the pivotal events of 1492, a year when towering political ambitions, horrific religious excesses, and a drive toward adventure and conquest changed the world forever. The Dogs of God chronicles one of the most savage epochs in human history, the years of the Spanish... View more info

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Brutal Journey: Cabeza de Vaca and the Epic First Crossing of North America

By: Schneider, Paul

Price: $11.99

Publisher: New York, Holt Paperbacks: 2007

Our Product Number: 607674

ISBN: 0805083200

Condition: Fine


366 pages. The journey of the Narvaez expedition is one of the greatest survival epics in the history of American exploration. By combining the accounts of the explorers with the most recent findings of archaeologists and academic historians, this work offers an authentic narrative to replace a legend of North American exploration View more info