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A CHILD'S HISTORY OF AMERICA

By: McGrath, Edward J.; Created & Directed by & Edited by Bob Krauss

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co., [1975]


Unpaginated (approx. 92p.) Jacket edges lightly worn. An Island Heritage Book. Color illustrations. (10-1/4"x9-1/2") View more info

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A DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF THE NEGRO PEOPLE IN THE UNITED STATES

By: Aptheker, Herbert; Edited by & Preface by W.E.B. Du Bois

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Citadel Press, 1951

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed


[xviii], 942p. Signed by editor on front endpaper. Cover corners and top and bottom of spine bumped and worn. Traces African American history from 1661 to 1910 by an important communist scholar. [Seidman; A236] 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. View more info

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AMERICAN HERITAGE (MAGAZINE), MARCH 2005

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, American Heritage, 2005


72p. Cover corners lightly worn. Includes articles on: Elvis Presley (cover story), American soldiers missing in action, Kitty Carlisle Hart, General James Longstreet, Anne Frank, and the American slave trade. B&w and color photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

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AS WE GO MARCHING

By: Flynn, John T.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1944

Edition: First Edition, Stated


viii, 272p. Cover edges and spine lightly sunned, rubbed jacket has chips, creases and tears to edges with scraped on folds. Scarce title by America First Committee founder Flynn. Includes bibliography. (8-1/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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BURSTING BONDS: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A "NEW NEGRO" (BLACKS IN THE DIASPORA)

By: Pickens, William; Edited by William L. Andrews

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana, Indiana University Press, 1991


[xxxiv], 76p. Pickens's second autobiography where he considers the race-related attacks on African Americans in the first part of the 20th century. This book is marks a transition from previous works that approached the topic in a deferential tone to those that took a confrontational look at race relations in the United States. Enlarged edition: The Heir of Slaves. B&w photo frontispiece. (8-1/2'x5-3/4") View more info

Encyclopedia of Local History (American Association for State & Local History Book Series)

By: Kammen, Carol and Norma Prendergast; Edited By

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Walnut Creek, California, AltaMira Press, 2000

Edition: (First Edition)


xvi, 539p. Cover and jacket corners bumped. (9-3/8"x6-1/8") View more info

FACT: JULY-AUGUST 1967, VOL. 4, ISSUE 4

By: Various

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Fact Magazine, 1967


64p. Cover has light edge wear, inside covers and page edges have acid discoloration. Includes articles on Harold M. Koch, anti-heroes, common cold, Henry R. Luce, airline hostesses, macrobiotic food, censorship of advertising, New England Committee for Non-Violent Action, and why women have babies. B&w illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

FACT: MAY-JUNE 1965, VOL. 2, ISSUE 3

By: Various

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Fact Magazine, 1965


64p. Cover edges and inside cover have acid discoloration. "This issue contains a portfolio of the most beautiful art from Eros together with the true story of how the magazine was suppressed." B&w photographs. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

FACT: NOVEMBER-DECEMBER 1966, VOL. 3, ISSUE 6

By: Various

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Fact Magazine, 1966


64p. Cover has light edge wear, inside covers and page edges have acid discoloration. Includes articles on assassination of JFK, artificial sweeteners, jokes about psychiatrists, employment agencies, Howard M. Koch, football injuries, and the Scottsboro boys. B&w illustrations. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. View more info

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GUIDE TO THE MANUSCRIPT MATERIALS RELATING TO AMERICAN HISTORY IN THE GERMAN STATE ARCHIVES

By: Learned, Marion Dexter

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Kraus Reprint Corp., 1965


[viii], 352p. Top front cover creased. Originally published by the Carnegie Institution of Washington Publication no. 150. 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. View more info

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JAPANESE AMERICAN HISTORY: AN A-TO-Z REFERENCE FROM 1868 TO THE PRESENT

By: Niiya, Brian; Editor & The Japanese American National Museum, Foreword by Senator Daniel K. Inouye

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Facts on File, 1993

Edition: First Edition


[xiv], 386p. 1st printing. Stains on top page edges, small white stains on back, jacket has light edge wear. Jacket design by Jane Kobayashi. Includes bibliography. B&w photographs. (11-1/4"x8-3/4") View more info

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JOHN HANSON OF MULBERRY GROVE

By: Kremer, J. Bruce

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Albert & Charles Boni, 1938

Edition: (First Edition)


188p. Page edges have light brown acid discoloration, cover cloth faded on top and bottom of spine with corners bumped, price clipped jacket spine sunned, jacket has chips to edges especially at corners with creases on front and back and a large chip on bottom of spine. Biography of a citizen of Maryland who was the president of the Continental Congress. Includes bibliography. B&w frontispiece and 15 plates. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

LIFE (MAGAZINE), JOHN F. KENNEDY MEMORIAL EDITION

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc., 1963


Unpaginated (approx. 84p.) Wrap corners lightly worn, wraps and pages lightly thumb creased. In original mailing envelope. B&w and color photographs. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. View more info

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NOTEBOOK OF AN AGITATOR

By: Cannon, James P.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Pioneer Publishers, 1958


362p. Former owner's name on first page, cover corners creased and worn with a tear on front cover fore edge and spine paper at top and bottom torn and soiled, binding brittle. Contains "articles and speeches over a period of three decades by one of the founders and earl leaders of American communism, and then of American Trotskyism." [Seidman; C56] 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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SELMA, LORD, SELMA: GIRLHOOD MEMORIES OF THE CIVIL-RIGHTS DAYS

By: Webb, Sheyann & Rachel West Nelson; As Told to Frank Sikora

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University, Alabama, University of Alabama Press, 1980

Edition: (1st Edition)


147p. Jacket has a 1" creased tear at bottom of back flap fold with smaller tears and chips to edges and scrapes to folds. B&w photographs. (8-3/4"x5-7/8") View more info