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Western broadcasting over the iron curtain

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: England, Croom Helm: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 545H4023

ISBN: 0709944381

Condition: Fair


0709944381 [10], 274 pages. Index. Bibliography. "A collection of twelve essays dealing with the broadcasting of western governments to the USSR and its eastern satellites." - Preface. Contributors include: Frank Ward and Helen Koshits of Radio Canada International (RCI); Frank Shakespeare of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL); William A. Buell (RFE/RL); Barbara Schiele, Voice of America (VOA); Edward Mainland, Mark Pomar and Kurt Carlson (VOA); Peter Fraenkel (BBC); Botho Kirsch, Deutsche Welle (DW); Jurgen Reiss, Deutschlandfunk; Donald R. Browne; Gerhard Wettig; R. Eugene ... View more info

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Budapest: A History from Its Beginnings to 1998 (East European Monographs)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, East European Monographs: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 742H3089

ISBN: 0880333596

Condition: Fair


0880333596 vii, 354 pages. Name index. Brief biographies of key personalities. Index to streets and other locations. Color map. Minimal library markings. Moderate lean to spine. Moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound reference copy. View more info

Contemporary Terrorism

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Facts on File: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 34509831

ISBN: 0816017875

Condition: Very Good


0816017875 225 pages including index. Taking a multifaceted approach to a complicated subject, this volume is a penetrating discussion of this fascinating and seemingly insoluble problem. Discard stamp upon half-title page else unmarked. Very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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A Harrowsmith Gardener's Guide: Rock Gardens

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Camden House Pub: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 159A5763

ISBN: 0920656900

Condition: Very Good


0920656900 96 pages. Index. Colour photography. "Presents a fresh approach to rock gardening - a botanical art practised as early as the 15th century by Zen monks, and, later, by ambitious Victorians hoping to capture the essence of the flowering mountainsides of Europe." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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In Grandpa's Shoes

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Essence: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 124A8350

ISBN: 1894169220

Condition: Good


1894169220 355 pages. "Portrays one of many Reformation Christian families who fled from persecution as the immigrated from Holland to Prussia to Russia and finally to the United States and on to Canada. The suffering they endured to preserve the faith of their fathers is a dominant theme... Later, their great-granddaughter, the author, married a Canadian of Ukrainian Polish descent, and together they returned to minister in Eastern Europe and Russia where their ancestors had lived, following the theme, In Grandpa's Shoes." - from back cover. Average wear. Crease to front cover. U... View more info

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The Reformation

By: N/A

Price: $119.95

Publisher: U.K., Guild Publishing: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 828C9937

ISBN: 086299635X

Condition: Very Good


086299635X 295 pages. Index. Bilbiography. List of picture credits. "Lavishly illustrated with over 350 engravings, paintins, drawings and photographs - many in full colour - this handsome volume is the first major work on the period to challenge the established views of the Reformation, and to look at it from a broader, international viewpoint... Will not only stimulate a deeper consideration of issues theological, cultural and secular, but will also provide an extraordinarily vivid and accessible account of that critical era and its legacy for the general reader." - from dust jac... View more info

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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

Hampshire and D-Day

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Devon, England, Southgate Publishers: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23305360

ISBN: 1857410475

Condition: Very Good


1857410475 190 pages including list of abbreviations, index, and list of suggested further reading. Traces of wear and soiling to covers. Oblong, 7.75" x 8.125". Commemorates the central role played by the county of Hampshire as 'springboard' for the liberation of Europe on D-Day, 6th June 1944. History with a human face, illustrated by nearly 140 archive photographs which provide a fascinating glimpse into one of the most critical moments in twentieth-century history. View more info

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Current Affairs, Number 41: Germany's New Order, April (Apr.) 10th, 1943

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Aris, Dr. R.

Price: $99.95

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

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0405

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, May, 1943. Contents: This bulletin tells the story of how the Continent has been mobilised and provides an account of Germany's design for Europe; The release of the Big Lie; Promises Cost Nothing; Idealists and Traitors; The New Order; Sack of a Continent; The Theory Behind It All. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy... View more info

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Current Affairs, Number 50: You Are Going to Europe. August (Aug.) 28th, 1943

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Milne, A.A.

Price: $79.95

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

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0410

Condition: Good


16 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, September, 1943. Contents: Talking Points; European Quiz; You are going to Europe - background knowledge of Europe for Allied forces headed there. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Current Affairs, Number 31: Taking Stock, November (Nov.) 21st 1942

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Williams, W.E.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0397

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, November, 1942. Contents: A temperate assessment of the African victories; A reiteration of why the United Nations are in arms against the Axis; A series of reflections, mostly cautionary, upon the post-war prospects of thee average soldier. Centerfold map of North Africa, Southern Europe and most of the Middle East. Unmarked with l... View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, December 15, 1963 - When a Negro is on Trial in the South

By: Acheson, Dean; Hunter, Marjorie; Morris, Richard B.; Graubard, Stephen R.; Galphin, Bruce M.; Willig, John M.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4089

Condition: Good


80 pages. Features:. Withdrawal from Europe "An Illustion" - we must have close co-operation with West Germany; Lest Us Reason Together - photo feature on LBJ; Mrs. Lyndon B. Johnson (Lady Bird) - article with photo about the public servant without pay; The Muddled Problem of Presidential Succession - which was brought home by the death of JFK; After Five Years, de Gaulle Still Towers; The average height of Americans is increasing; A Master Builder at 75 - photo feature on the works of New York's Robert Moses; When a Negro is on Trial in the South - is the picture painted by novels a... View more info

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The Spoils of World War II: The American Military's Role in the Stealing of Europe's Treasures

By: Alford, Kenneth D.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Birch Lane Pr: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 138A7689

ISBN: 1559722371

Condition: Fair


1559722371 292 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates. "...A definitive record of events that have, for the most part, remained hidden for nearly half a century." - from dust jacket. "I wondered back then if there was one honest person left in the world." - Captain Howard A. Mackenzie, U.S. ArmyUsual library markings. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Lean to spine. Worthy reference copy. View more info

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168 Jump Into Hell: A True Story of Betrayed Allied Airmen

By: Arthur G. Kinnis; Stanley A. Booker

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Canada, Self Published: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 665H0538

ISBN: 0968419801

Condition: Good


0968419801 290 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos in text. "Whether by accident or design, governments and agencies have remained silent, so all the research has been up to us. However this true fifty year old shame must be revealed in the hope that mankind remembers and never allows it to be repeated." - from Foreword. "Our story tells what happened to 168 Allied Airmen who jumped into Northern Europe after their planes had met with an explosive and fiery end... Because our eventual betrayal to the Gestapo was accomplished so smoothly, a number of these encounters ... View more info

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Two Maps of the Kingdom of Prussia: 1786 and 1866

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $199.95

Publisher: UK, Publisher Not Stated: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228A8046

Condition: Very Good


Outside dimensions 14.5" x 10.5". Circa 1902. Centerfold. Light wear. Please see our photo for details. View more info

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Conspiracy Against Europe: The Paris Agreements - a War Plot

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, The Committee for German Unity: 1955

Edition: Condensed from the Original German

Seller ID: 227A9585

Condition: Good


155 pages. Black and white illustrations. "This book is a first attempt to analyse the Paris Agreements and to show the great dangers which they entail for all Germans and all the peoples of Europe. The book was completed at the beginning of January 1955 and does not deal with any of the written and oral secret agreements which form part of the Paris Agreements and which have, so far, been kept secret. This book is intended to be a contribution to the maintenance of peace in Europe and the reunification of Germany." - from Preface. "The main aim of the Paris and London agreeme... View more info

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An Airwoman Overseas

By: Baker, Frouida M. (Signed)

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 815A1620

Condition: Very Good


285 pages. "I joined the R.C.A.F. in early 1941. My elder brother Fred was already a pilot and in action over Europe and my younger brother Joe was a wireless air-gunner, so it was natural that I should also decide to join the Air Force. This book covers the period during which I was a Clerk Accountant working the the Pay Office at the R.C.A.F. building at the back of Hard's store in London and later in Lincoln's Inn Fields in what was known as "Overseas Wall Street." - from Introduction. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, July 29, 1945 - A Picture of the Japanese Soldier

By: Baldwin, Hanson W.; Jones, George E.; Rusk, Col. Howard A.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The New York Times: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0791

Condition: Good


40 pages. Features: Dramatic cover photo of a Pacific LCI firing rockets; This is the Army We Have to Defeat - a picture of the Japanese soldier and of the organization of which he is the core; The Aircraft Carrier - lethal sea weapon and powder keg, too; Col. Howard A. Rusk explains the returning soldier's emotional problems and offers a solution; The Mediterranean will become a highway for all nations; Greatest Education Project in History - set up by our Army in Europe, it will have more than a million GI students; Claude R. Wickard explores Rural Electrification (RE); They Do a Sailor's J... View more info

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Air Photo Evidence: Auschwitz, Treblinka, Majdanek, Sobibor, Bergen Belsen, Belzec, Babi Yar, Katyn Forest

By: Ball, John C.

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Canada, Ball Resource Services Llimited: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 328A4293

Condition: Good


116 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated in black and white. "I selected the 1939 to 1945 air photos of Europe and western Russia during April and May, 1992 from the collection at the U.S. National Archives Air Photo Library in Alexandria, Virginia. The photos were interpreted in Vancouver using a Yena Interpreterscope and a table stereo viewing magnifier. I then enlarged selected photos using a Pro Lab 4 x 5 inch enlarger, and had them scanned for publication at 150 lines per inch." - from page ii. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, January 14, 1945 - Battle of the Bulge Photos

By: Ball, Joseph H.; Shallett, Sidney; Hurd, Charles; Atkinson, Brooks; Stanley, Fred; Gould, John; Pope, V.;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The New York Times Company: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2849

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Cover photo of Army Nurse at work; Unituq ad inside from cover for American Export Line shows teen girl holding record and caption 'The Japs Were Hard on Jive' - explaining that war meant the shellac needed to make records was hard to import; Fantastic one-page colour photo ad for Rheingold beer features Miss Rheingold 1945, Pat Boyd on a ski hill; We Must Face Europe with Realism; Ad for Fairchild's Packet air cargo aircraft; Photos from the Battle of the Bulge; Plane's-Eye View of the Pacific War - an air voyage reveals what distance means and how brutal is the struggle;... View more info