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Image for Newsweek Magazine, November 12, 1945 *POSTWAR SOUTH AMERICA SEETHES WITH REVOLUTION*

Newsweek Magazine, November 12, 1945 *POSTWAR SOUTH AMERICA SEETHES WITH REVOLUTION*

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823H4099

ISBN: B00QG2PWJK

Condition: Fair


B00QG2PWJK 116 pages. Features: Cover photo of revolution in Venezuela; Color ad for American Airlines System inside front cover; Alcoa ad for America's first aluminum boxcar; Ad for the Douglas DC-6; Nice black and white ad for Blackstone Cigars features George Raft and Charles Judels of the movie "Whistle Stop"; Color Ford car ad features tranquil mother and children in back seat; Fairchild aircraft ad; Truman struggles with inflation; The Gavin clemency case; 635,000 people tour the battleship Missouri in New York - and do considerable damage to the vessel; The Untold story of the... View more info

The Queen's Silver Jubilee Songbook

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: UK, The Music Publishers Association: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108C6927

ISBN: 0860014452

Condition: Good


0860014452 330 pages. 100 Popular Songs from the Last 25 Years. Songs include: In a Golden Coach, She Loves You, Don't Cry For Me Argentina, Congratulations, A Whiter Shade of Pale, Puppet on a String, Born Free, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, There's A Whole Lot of Lovin'; Sailing, and dozens more. Gift greetings upon first blank page, otherwise unmarked. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Criminals and their Scientists: The History of Criminology in International Perspective (Publications of the German Historical Institute)

Criminals and their Scientists: The History of Criminology in International Perspective (Publications of the German Historical Institute)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Cambridge University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 135G4475

ISBN: 0521810124

Condition: Fine


0521810124 492 pages. Index. Presents recent research on the history of criminology from the late eighteenth to the mid-twentieth centuries in Western Europe (Austria, Britain, France, Germany, Italy) and in Argentina, Australia, Japan, and the United States... Seeks to elucidate the relationship between criminological discourse and politics, society, and culture." - from preliminary page. View more info

Image for Current Affairs, Number 40: Latin America, March (Mar.) 27th, 1943

Current Affairs, Number 40: Latin America, March (Mar.) 27th, 1943

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Petrie, Sir Charles

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0404

Condition: Very Good


12 + iv pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, April, 1943. Contents: Major article on Latin America preceded by talking points. Map of South and Central America. The Kaiser's ambitions in Latin America; Nazi plots in North America; Storm troopers in Argentina. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Colour Map of the Argentine Republic - Circa 1902

Colour Map of the Argentine Republic - Circa 1902

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $129.95

Publisher: UK, Publisher Not Stated: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228A8078

Condition: Very Good


Outside dimensions 7.5" x 10.5". Circa 1902. Centerfold. Light wear. Please see our photo for details. View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), August 2, 1952 -  Cover Photo of Major-General Neguib Mohammed with Aly Maher Pasha - Who Compelled Egypt's King Farouk to Adbicate

The Illustrated London News (ILN), August 2, 1952 - Cover Photo of Major-General Neguib Mohammed with Aly Maher Pasha - Who Compelled Egypt's King Farouk to Adbicate

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John

Price: $199.95

Publisher: England, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2783

Condition: Good


Pages 161-200. Features: Coup D'Etat in Egypt leaves army in control; The Adbication of King Farouk - Final scenes in Alexandria; The passing of Eva Peron of Argentina - article with nice photo; Large photo of Democrat presidential candidate Adlai Stevenson; Personalities of the week include Lord Goschen who passed away on August 24th; The Queen visits the Windsor Horse Show and the Hospital for Sick Children; The Post-War World as viewed by James V. Forrestal; Map of the Queen's Coronation processional route through London; Remarkable photos of the Swiss attempt on Everest; Article on Civil ... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, July 16, 1949 - London Dock Strike

The Illustrated London News, July 16, 1949 - London Dock Strike

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0954

Condition: Good


Pages 73-108. Features. Aerial cover photo of idle London shipping due to dockworker's strike; Photos of troops serving as stevedores unloading frozen beef from Argentina; Two-page illustration of Fettes College; Article entitled "Dollars, Sterling and European Trade"; Photos of striking dockworkers attending speeches; Two-pages of photos from the agricultural show at Shrewsbury, including Princess Elizabeth and many champion animals; Photos of personalities of the week include the winners of the Ashburton Shield, Tshekedi Khama, Cambridge Cricketeers, Mr. Alexander Diomedes, Air Mar... View more info

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The Silver Routes: The First Globalization

By: Calvo, Alfredo Castillero

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Spain, Editiones San Marcos: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 818H1498

ISBN: 8489127484

Condition: Fine


8489127484 208 pages. Bibliography and glossary. Sumptuously and profusely illustrated with colour photos and reproductions of archival maps and illustrations. Text in English. "Documents the tremendous impact the arrival of New World gold and silver had upon Europe and the world economy. Describes the routes followed by the galleons on their return to Spain, loaded with precious metals, and the techniques used for their extraction. Discusses how mining towns were established, and famous fairs held in Portobelo and Jalapa. From this we learn how several mints were founded." - fro... View more info

Image for Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Buenos Aires (Argentina) (ADV116 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By Stewart Sherwood

Canadian Airlines International (CAI) Advertising Poster - Buenos Aires (Argentina) (ADV116 7/87) - With Colour Illustration By Stewart Sherwood

By: Canadian Airlines International (CAI), Stewart Sherwood

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Airlines International: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 359G4843

Condition: Good


27.4" x 18.5" Vintage Canadian Airlines International advertising poster for their service to Buenos Aires, Argentina. Colour illustration by Stewart Sherwood depicts charming (tango?) dance scene in park with capital building in background. Illustration measures 17.6" x 17.8". Average wear. Bits of clear tape at each top corner. Several short openings to periphery, the longest being 1.75" to left side of bottom edge. Possible faint doodling on female dancer's white dress and elsewhere - or perhaps it is the work of the artist? (additional photos available.) A lovely... View more info

Image for Nowhere Is a Place : Travels in Patagonia

Nowhere Is a Place : Travels in Patagonia

By: chatwin-bruce-and

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Yolla Bolly Press book published by Sierra Club Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 431A0441

ISBN: 1550540661

Condition: Fair


1550540661 109 pages. Lovely colour photography. Gift greetings inside front board. Stain to lower edge of front board and related corresponding moderate undulations to many pages. Bit of paint along fore-edge of front board. Light wear. Binding tight and square. Overall, a sound reference copy. View more info

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Call for Fire: Complete & Unabridged

By: Craig, Chris

Price: $199.95

Publisher: U.K., Ulverscroft Audio: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A4027

ISBN: 1862430055

Condition: Good


1862430055 Ten audio cassette tapes with case. "... A first-hand account of fighting in the Falklands and the Gulf campaigns by the only British senior officer who commanded in both of these major wars. In 1982, Chris Craig was captain of the frigate HMS Alacrity - the only British surface ship to sink an Argentinian vessel. Nine years later, he was in command of the twenty-six British ships in the Gulf campaign." - from cover. Foreward by General Sir Peter de la Billiere. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, February 9, 1957 - How the Israelis Blitzed Nasser's Army / Jamestown Restoration / Alan Ladd / Kitimat, British Columbia

The Saturday Evening Post, February 9, 1957 - How the Israelis Blitzed Nasser's Army / Jamestown Restoration / Alan Ladd / Kitimat, British Columbia

By: Delmar, Vina; Albee, George; Cloete, Stuart; Bagby, Jack; Smith, Rober; Hubler, Richard; Thruelsen, Richard; Henissart, Paul; Schreider, Frank; Worden, W.; Hamilton, Donald; Ford, Leslie; Short, Luke

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357G2395

Condition: Good


116 pages. Fiction: The Second Mrs. Thorpe; The Mysterious Mr. Todd; The Lady Called Brazil; Tornado!; Ambush at Blanco Canyon (part 2 of 4); The Girl From the Mimosa Club (parf 4 of 7); The conclusiong of Doom Cliff. Articles: What Happened to the Magic of Childhood? - They are missing the aimless days we used to know; Alan Ladd - Hollywood's Unlikely Hero - with several photos including Sophia Loren and Marilyn Monroe; The Secrets of Jamestown - extraordinary treasures unearthed during restoration for 350th birthday; How the Israelis Blitzed Nasser's Army - article with photos of Dayan and... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, 15 August (Aug.), 1945: Will There Be Enough To Eat?

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, 15 August (Aug.), 1945: Will There Be Enough To Eat?

By: Duncan, Dorothy; Shapiro, L.; Sanders, Wilfrid; Denison, Merrill; Sinclair, Gordon; Arnold, Lyn; Mitchell, W.O.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2398

Condition: Fair


52 pages. Features: Colour Studebaker ad inside front cover shows their Weasel tracked vehicle in action on a Pacific shore (it appears this vehicle or its engine was made in Windsor, ON); Not Enough To Eat - food shortages loom in the wake of WWII; My Author Husband - by Dorothy Duncan, wife of Hugh MacLennan; Hearts to Let (fiction); Test in Berlin - can Russian and Anglo-Saxons reach a common basis for the peace; What Canadians Don't Know (testing our general knowledge); Whopper! - New York Mayor La Guardia's 550 acre $42 million municipal airport; A Guest for Mary Ellen (fiction); The Lia... View more info

Image for Newsweek Magazine, July 11, 1966 - Our Sick Hospitals

Newsweek Magazine, July 11, 1966 - Our Sick Hospitals

By: Emmet, John Hughes

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, Newsweek, Inc.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4876

Condition: Good


104 pages. Features: Nice two-page AT&T ad features photos of young Meg Rawls; Bombs over Hanoi and Tough Talk from LBJ; 'Black Power' and the politics of frustration; Medicare and our sick hospitals; The Three R's = $Billions; Nice one-page ad for the Volkswagen (VW) bug; Hard to imagine two-page Caterpillar ad features photo of Ohio's 'hot river', the Mahoning, which was literally heated by heavy industrial effluent; RFK - Democratic kingpin in New York; Rebirth of the 5th Marines; Guests of the Viet Cong (POWs) - Walter W. Eckes and James Dodson; Photo ad for the MGB/BT car; Kwame Kkrumah ... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's Newsmagazine, 5 April 1976 - Guy Lafleur, Jean Beliveau and Maurice (Rocket) Richard Cover Photo

Maclean's - Canada's Newsmagazine, 5 April 1976 - Guy Lafleur, Jean Beliveau and Maurice (Rocket) Richard Cover Photo

By: Ferrante, Angela; Miller, Robert; Stewart, Walter

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823G0764

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Marvelous cover photo of three Montreal Canadiens superstars; Interview with Pauline McGibbon; Nice two-page colour photo ad for the Volkswagen Rabbit; The Beamans family (Hughie and Beverly) of Sackville, NS; The Staples family (Adrian and Jacqueline) of Calgary; Arsenic contamination in Nova Scotia wells; Feature article on the glorious history of the Montreal Canadiens hockey team, with great photos; Joseph Zappia - the olympic village will give him immortality, one way or the other - article; The U.S. Presidential Primaries; The Ominous Political Storm Building over S... View more info

Image for Martin Fierro - Edicion Critica De Angel J. Battistessa - Premio Ricardo Rohas

Martin Fierro - Edicion Critica De Angel J. Battistessa - Premio Ricardo Rohas

By: Hernandez, Jose

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Argentina, Editiones Peuser: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 743G0543

Condition: Fine


329 pages. Leather binding. Text in Spanish. Gilt lettering and decoration upon front board. Tight and square. Clean and bright with negligible wear. Gift greetings upon verso of first blank leaf, otherwise unmarked. A superb copy. View more info

Image for American Mercury Magazine, "To Bear Witness To The Truth", September (Sept.) 1960, Volume XCI No. 440 - California's Controversial Governor / Rothschilds and Rockefellers / Reinhard Gehlen

American Mercury Magazine, "To Bear Witness To The Truth", September (Sept.) 1960, Volume XCI No. 440 - California's Controversial Governor / Rothschilds and Rockefellers / Reinhard Gehlen

By: Johnson, T.C.; Darden, Ida L.; Paulsen, Stephen; Grey, Hilary; Lines, John

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The American Mercury Magazine, Inc.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 759H2235

Condition: Good


160 pages. Features: Our Silent Partner Against Communism - Reinhard Gehlen; Who'll Pay for Your College Education?; A Footnote to the Air Force Manual; The Enemy Whacks Away at The Family Bible; Pat Brown - California's Controversial Governor; The Swastika vs the Hammer and Sickle; The Money Changers - conclusion of a 10 March 1935 address by Father Charles Coughlin; Threat to Internationalize the Panama Canal; Magnetism! - man taps nature's invisible web of force; Kelp - Abundant Sea Harvest; Betrayal of South Korea; Cyrus Eaton "Honored" with Lenin Peace Prize; Your Amazing Blood; ... View more info

LAIFS - Bulletin of the Los Angeles International Fern Society Volume 6, Number 8, August 1979

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $39.95

Publisher: U.S.A., LAIFS: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35508010

Condition: Very Good


Features: Indian use of ferns as herbal treatment; Asplenium nidus var. plicatum; The Republic of Argentina Treeferns; and more View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - January 1926, Vol. LVI, No. 334

The Wide World Magazine - January 1926, Vol. LVI, No. 334

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $176.35

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123A9662

Condition: Fair


Features: An Australian Robinson Crusoe - Jack McLaren spent eight years alone among savages attempting to make a coconut plantation out of the primeval jungle; Beating the Black Death - Dog teams bring antitoxin serum to save the residents of Nome, Alaska, who were afflicted with diphtheria; The Fakir - sequel to "the Jogi's Curse"; The Secret of the Consulate - Italy responds during World War One to the destruction of its warships due to the activities of Austrian Secret Service agents operating in Switzerland; Among the White Arabs - The Shawiya Berbers of Algeria; My Day Off - an e... View more info

Image for Locomotives International Magazine, No. 39, July - August 1997

Locomotives International Magazine, No. 39, July - August 1997

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: U.K., L.I.: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768A9696

Condition: Very Good


Features: Narrow Gauge Railways in the Ukraine- Part 1; The Brotan Boiler; 'ZAFRA' - Cuban Steam Harvest '97; Unsuccessful Paraguayan imports from Argentina; Bosnian Railways at work in 1997; Semi-rigid tenders; A Chinese SY Class Light Oil Burner; Broader than Broad - Hitler's Great Dream of 3m Gauge rails Across Europe - Conclusion. Small date stamp atop front cover else clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info