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Transactions Of the Royal Historical Society. Fifth Series, Vol. 24

By: (Royal Historical Society)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Royal Historical Society: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052295

ISBN: 0901050229

Condition: Very Good Condition


Includes 'The Problem of Papal Power in the Ecclesiology of St. Bernard', 'Great Britain & the Coming of the Pacific War, 1939-1941', 'The Theory and Practice of Censorship in 16th Century England', & seven other studies. Size: 8vo. 265 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: History; ISBN/EAN: 9780901050229. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

The Arts of the South Pacific (First American Edition)

By: Anthony Christie, Translator

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Golden Press: 1963

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 023172

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with gold lettering, color frontispiece, illustrated, no writing in the book, folding map at rear, 461pp., Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Along the Trail with Lewis and Clark (Lewis & Clark Expedition)

By: Barbara Fifer; Vicky Soderberg; Joseph Mussulman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Helena, MT, Farcountry Press: 2001

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 036188

ISBN: 1560371889

Condition: Fine


Fifer and Soderberg chronicle the journey of the Corps of Discovery in superb detail. This award-winning guide traces the Lewis and Clark Expedition from its very beginnings at Thomas Jefferson's Monticello through the Midwest and the Rockies, to the Pacific Ocean, and back. In addition, it offers detailed information on places to stay, historic sites to see. Excellent color maps. This edition contains no advertising and is stitch bound. Accessible history text combines with tourism information on following their path today, and maps combine both then and now. Extensive index. Paperback. P... View more info

U.S. Navy Dive and Torpedo Bombers of World War II (First Edition)

By: Barrett Tillman; Robert L. Lawson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, MBI Publishing Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033144

ISBN: 0760309590

Condition: Fine


With their stout airframes, innovative airbrake designs and near-vertical dive capabilities, U.S. Navy torpedo and dive bombers rendered Japanese deck gunners nearly defenseless and played a crucial role in the course of the war in the Pacific. This photo-history uses remarkable color photography from the period, along with quotes and anecdotes from pilots and crewmembers, to relate the stories behind Navy dive bombers over the Pacific. Included in the collection are the legendary SBD ("Slow But Deadly") Dauntless, SBC Helldiver, TBD Devastator and TBF and TBM Avengers. In addition to ... View more info

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Memoirs Of a Corporation: the Story of Mary & Mack & Pacific Mills

By: Berger, Josef (Ed.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston, Pacific Mills: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050771

Condition: Very Good Condition


Light rubbing, names in ink on inside front cover & fly leaf. Published as a series of eleven pamphlets, this hard bound edition reproduces all the separate pamphlets, but without the wrappers. Size: 8vo. 228 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Business, Finance & Marketing; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Masterman Ready; or, The Wreck of the Pacific Written for Young People: Complete in One Volume (3 volumes in one)

By: Captain Marryat

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton and Company: 1856

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 024978

Condition: Good +


Brown gilt cloth, gold lettering and design, previous owner's name written on front free end-paper, 176; 173; 136pp., with a 13-page Publisher's Catalog, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Asheville and Western North Carolina in World War II (NC) (Images of America) Signed First Edition

By: Chapman, Reid; Miles, Deborah

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by one author

Seller ID: 031679

ISBN: 073854342X

Condition: Near Fine


World War II served as a rallying call in Asheville and Western North Carolina, putting the citizens back to work. Asheville's two strongest economic sectors, tourism and medicine; its beautiful isolation; and advanced hospitals served the nation's needs during the Second World War. The United States secreted German and Japanese businessmen, federal agencies, and valuable art in these mountains, and recuperating soldiers found solace in the camps and inns. Meanwhile our citizens-black and white men, women, and children-offered themselves up for service. Images of America: Asheville and Western... View more info

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The Georgia-Pacific Story

By: Cheatham, Owen R. & Robert B. Pamplin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Newcomen Society of North America: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057450

Condition: Good Condition


Light soiling on edge of front wrapper, staples a little rusted. The Newcomen Society of North America was chartered in 1961, following the earlier establishment in 1923 of the Newcomen Society in England. The focus is on "material history, as distinguished from political history". This includes education, business, banking, railroads, utilities, insurance, & other enterprises contributing to the progress of society. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 28 pages. Illustrator: Woodcuts & several photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Engineering, I... View more info

An Artist's Vision

By: Coleman, Sue

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Summerwild Productions: 1989

Seller ID: 036022

ISBN: 0969280742

Condition: Fine


Travel through the eyes of the artist and writer Sue Coleman to the Pacific Northwest. View her unique blend of the traditional art forms - uniting two cultures. The result of eight years of research and travel throughout Alaska and British Columbia this book is a catalogue of artwork accompanied by legends stories passed down through countless generations. Silver cloth with gold spine lettering. Oblong. Illustrated. Illustrated end-papers. No writing in the book. 128pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Long Journey (First Edition)

By: Craig M. Kirkpatrick

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031915

Condition: Fine


Autobiography of Craig M. Kirkpatrick, the central part of which is his WWII Navy service in the Pacific. Paperback. As new condition. 122pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Monograph Of the Foraminifera of the North Pacific Ocean. Part VI. Miliolidae

By: Cushman, Joseph A.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046510

Condition: Good Condition


Ex library with usual marks. Paperback, wrappers quite worn, parts missing. Soiled at edges of pages & a little interior soiling. Size: 8vo. 107 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Natural History & Resources; Science & Technology. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Observations On the Applicability of the Pacific Principles of the New Testament to the Conduct of States: ... Rights of Self-Defence

By: Dymond, Jonathan [1796 - 1828]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hatchard & Son: 1830

Edition: Stereotype

Seller ID: 049809

Condition: Good Condition


Disbound pamphlet, no wrappers, foxed throughout. Name in ink & a number top of title page. Tract # VII of Society for Promotion of Permanent & Universal Peace. Size: 8vo. 28 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Religion & Theology; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Penny-an-Acre Empire in the West (First Edition)

By: Edgar I. Stewart, Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029932

Condition: Near Fine


The arguments on both sides of the hotly debated 1870's issue regarding the worth of (or worthlessness) of the western US land - especially those proposed to be traversed by the Northern Pacific Railroad. Rust cloth with brown spine label and gold lettering. No writing in the book. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Previous owner's name stamped on front free end-paper. xi, 268pp., index. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Galapagos the Flow of Wilderness (2 Volumes)

By: Eliot and Kenneth Brower Porter

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Sierra Club: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037798

Condition: Very Good


First Edition set. Complete 2 volumes. Original green slipcase in very good condition. Pictorial end-papers. Each volume has 69 magnificent color plates. Dust jackets not price-clipped. Solid set. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

How We Built the Union Pacific Railway

By: Grenville M Dodge

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 031979

Condition: Near Fine


Facsimile reprint. Navy leatherette. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. 40pp. Part of the Great Americana series. View more info

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Pacific Warriors: The U.S. Marines in World War II: A Pictorial Tribute (First Edition)

By: Hammel, Eric

Price: $40.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Zenith Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033437

ISBN: 0760320977

Condition: Like New


Pacific Warriors covers all of the legendary Marine battles of the Pacific War in a tribute to the men who led the way against Japan. It also provides the reader with a look at the prewar Marine Corps and its remarkable base force to a full six divisions along with a modern Marine Corps air force. The rise and development of modern amphibious doctrine and training going back to the end of the nineteenth century are an important part of the story and receive detailed coverage. Combined with nearly three hundred photographs many never before published and detailed captions, plus seventeen maps ... View more info

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Race War!: White Supremacy and the Japanese Attack on the British Empire

By: Horne, Gerald

Price: $27.50

Publisher: New York and London, NYU Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037646

ISBN: 0814736408

Condition: Near Fine


Japan's lightning march across Asia during World War II was swift and brutal. Nation after nation fell to Japanese soldiers. How were the Japanese able to justify their occupation of so many Asian nations? And how did they find supporters in countries they subdued and exploited? Race War! delves into submerged and forgotten history to reveal how European racism and colonialism were deftly exploited by the Japanese to create allies among formerly colonized people of color. Through interviews and original archival research on five continents, Gerald Horne shows how race played a keyand hitherto... View more info

The War Against Japan (United States Army in World War II) First Paperback Edition

By: Hunter, Kenneth E.; Center of Military History; Tackley, Margaret E.; Center of Military History [Corporate Author]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Brassey's Inc: 1998

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 033220

ISBN: 1574881027

Condition: Like New


This volume contains dramatic pictures taken during World War II in Asia and the Pacific. Specially selected to show important terrain features, types of equipment and weapons, living and weather conditions, military operations, and details of life in the front lines, they reveal every aspect of the US serviceman's unforgettable experience. This book depicts: training in Hawaii, Australia and New Caledonia; defeat in the Philippines; the campaigns in the Solomons, New Guinea, New Britain, the Admiralties, the Aleutians, the Gilberts, the Marshalls and the Marianas; the return to the Philippine... View more info

The Baldwin Locomotive Works: Development of the Eight Driving Wheel Locomotive (Record No. 89)

By: J. Snowden Bell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Clifton Heights, PA, Harry P. Albrecht: 1969

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 029758

Condition: Near Fine


An exact copy of the 1917 original Code word: Redonnant. Record No. 89. Additional pages have been added as well as the picture of Southern Pacific Engine #4412 and drawings. Paperback. Illustrated cover. 32pp. Black & white illustrations. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Union Pacific Equipment: List & Renumbering - June 1, 1885 Including Subsidiary Lines and a Photographic Rendezvous by James L. Ehernberger (Signed First Edition)

By: James L. Ehernberger

Price: $20.00

Publisher: James L. Ehernberger: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the photographer

Seller ID: 029765

Condition: Very Good +


This reference book provided quite an assistance to the mechanical department personnel as well as being extremely beneficial to the accounting department. Only two originals are known to exist. This is a reprint of one of those originals. Paperback. Profusely illustrated. Photographer's signature on title page. 56pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Pacific Island Legends: Life and Legends in the South Pacific Islands (First Edition)

By: Jean Laville and Joseph Berkowitz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Noumea, New Caledonia, Librarie Pentecost: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029020

Condition: Very Good


Olive cloth with green spine lettering. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. Mylar cover. xvii, 166pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Journal of Captain Cook's Last Voyage to the Pacific Ocean

By: Joh Rickman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033788

Condition: Fine


Part of the Great Americana Series. Facsimile of the rare Cincinnati 1781 London edition. Fine condition. These facsimiles are the most affordable way to study, own and enjoy rare Americana. Original leather grained cloth binding. Decorated end papers. xlvi, 392 (4). Solid copy. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Oregon; or A Short History of a Long Journey from the Atlantic Ocean to the Region of the Pacific, by Land; Drawn up from the Notes and Oral Information of John B. Wyeth

By: John B. Wyeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033830

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Great Americana Series. Facsimile reprint of 1833 edition published in Cambridge. Account of the Oregon expedition of John B. Wyeth. Brown leatherette boards with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. These facsimiles are the most affordable way to study, own and enjoy rare Americana. Leather spine label. 87pp. No writing in the book. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Wackersberg Connection: The Investment of Influence

By: John Haggai

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Kobrey Press: 1991

Seller ID: 038472

Condition: Near Fine


Haggai trained tens of thousands of Christian clergy and lay leaders working in almost all the non-Western countries of the world. They multiply their effectiveness significantly by passing on their training to an average of 100 other leaders. He continues to lead the ministry, write his memoirs, and speak in churches, universities, seminaries, and business groups around the world. Dr. Haggai, alumnus of Moody Bible International (where he was named Alumnus of the Year) and Furman University, has garnered many awards and earned honorary doctorates from both sides of the Pacific. He has authore... View more info

Pacific Northwest: The Beautiful Cookbook

By: Kathy Casey [Editor]; Lane Morgan [Editor]; E. Jane Armstrong [Photographer]; John Callanan [Photographer];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Harper Collins: 1995

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 023185

ISBN: 0067575994

Condition: Fine


Paperback, color illustrations, 256pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Hailstorm over Truk Lagoon ; Operations Against Truk by Carrier Task Force 58, 17 and 18 February 1944 and the Shipwrecks of World War II

By: Klaus Lindemann

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Belleville, MI, Pacific Press Publications: 1991

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 036684

Condition: Near Fine


Describes the ruinous raid made by American carrier aircraft against Japanese shipping at Truk in February 1944. Also includes intriguing details on the current status of of the hulks of the ships sunk in that attack. Paperback. Illustrated. 323pp., appendix. Previous owner's name written on title page and on Dive Map. This copy includes the Dive Map. View more info

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Henry Willard and the Northern Pacific

By: Macfarlane, Robert S.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Newcomen Society of North America: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 057522

Condition: Good Condition


Edges a little soiled, staples rusted. The Newcomen Society of North America was chartered in 1961, following the earlier establishment in 1923 of the Newcomen Society in England. The focus is on "material history, as distinguished from political history". This includes education, business, banking, railroads, utilities, insurance, & other enterprises contributing to the progress of society. Second impression of the First Edition. Size: Octavo (standard book size). 28 pages. Illustrator: Woodcuts. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Biography & Autobiogra... View more info

Forty-one years in the D.C. & H: Jules Hansink and his career in the Dining Car and Hotel Department of the Union Pacific Railroad

By: McDonald, Paul R

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Waterloo, IA, P.R. McDonald: 1987

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 029631

ISBN: 0961125802

Condition: Very Good +


The author spent his entire working career in the Dining Car and Hotel Department of the Union Pacific Railroad. This book reports how that department appeared and functioned as seen through his eyes and experience. Paperback. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. 84pp. Photos of U.P. dining cars, sample menus, car diagrams, and car assignments. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Gods and Goblins

By: Meher McArthur

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Pasadena, CA, Pacific Asia Museum: 1999

Seller ID: 021568

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated cover. 73pp., with an appendix. Profusely illustrated. No writing in book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Sermon On the Progress & Demands of Christianity (In the Pulpit & Rostrum, 4/15/1859)

By: Milburn, William H.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, E. D. Barker: 1859

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 047778

Condition: Good Condition


Wrappers little chipped, soiling, some soiling of page edges which are uncut. Milburn, Pastor of the Pacific Street M. E. Church, Brooklyn, known as 'the Blind Preacher. ' Size: Small 8vo 7?" - 8". 69-92 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 pound or less. Category: Religion & Theology; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Pacific Islands: Myths and Wonders of the Southern Seas

By: Moretti, Marco

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Vercelli, Italy, White Star: 2004

Seller ID: 032746

ISBN: 8854400114

Condition: Like New


Stories and magnificent images trace the routes of the first navigators among the wonders of the Southern Seas. Visit blue lagoons, volcanic islands covered with steaming jungles, strips of white sand nestled between banks of coral. Investigate the Maori culture from Hawaii to Tahiti, by way of Easter Island, Tonga, Samoa, the Cook Islands, and New Zealand, and take in the myth of Polynesia. Land among the Melanesian peoples of Fiji, Vanuatu, the Solomon Islands and New Caledonia and venture into the highlands of New Guinea, virgin treasure trove of Paleolithic customs. Explore the islands of ... View more info

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Australia and the Islands of the Pacific: Myths and Wonders of the Southern Seas

By: Moretti, Marco; Galliani, Anna [Illustrator]; Davenport, Neil Frazer [Translator];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Chartwell Books: 2000

Seller ID: 037784

ISBN: 078581289X

Condition: Near Fine


Absolutely breathtaking. Lose yourself in the many beautiful sights of the islands and landscapes. Visit atolls sheltering brilliant blue lagoons, volcanic islands covered with steaming jungles, strips of white sand nestled between banks of coral. Investigate the Maori culture from Hawaii to Tahiti by way of Easter Island, Tonga, Samoa, the Cook Islands and New Zealand, and take the in the myth of Polynesia celebrated by some of the world's most famous writers. Vintage maps, photos, paintings combined with modern aerial shots and intimate portraits of tribal leaders provide a tantalizing look ... View more info

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Australia and the Islands of the Pacific: Myths and Wonders of the Southern Seas

By: Moretti, Marco; Galliani, Anna [Illustrator]; Davenport, Neil Frazer [Translator];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Chartwell Books: 2000

Seller ID: 036382

ISBN: 078581289X

Condition: Very Good +


Absolutely breathtaking. Lose yourself in the many beautiful sights of the islands and landscapes. Visit atolls sheltering brilliant blue lagoons, volcanic islands covered with steaming jungles, strips of white sand nestled between banks of coral. Investigate the Maori culture from Hawaii to Tahiti by way of Easter Island, Tonga, Samoa, the Cook Islands and New Zealand, and take the in the myth of Polynesia celebrated by some of the world's most famous writers. Vintage maps, photos, paintings combined with modern aerial shots and intimate portraits of tribal leaders provide a tantalizing look ... View more info

City and Inter Urban Cars (First Edition)

By: Pacific Railway Journal

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Marino, CA, Pacific Railway Journal: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029770

Condition: Very Good


The cars shown in these pages have been built since the last car catalog was issued, dated August, 1910. Paperback. Profusely illustrated with black & white photos. 80pp. Illustrated cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Lewis and Clark Trail Maps: A Cartographic Reconstruction (Volume I)

By: Plamondon, Martin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pullman, WA, Washington State Univ Pr: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036165

ISBN: 0874222338

Condition: Like New


During the Corps of Discovery's 1804-06 trek, Captain William Clark suveyed the expedition's traverse to the Pacific Ocean and back. Clark assumed that this information would be converted to maps soon after the journey's completion. For various reasons this did not occur and for nearly two centuries Clark's invaluable data remained untapped in the expedition's annals. Now, for the first time, the cartographic reconstruction that Clark expected has been rendered. By using the daily measurements and notes in Clark's journals, as well as other sources, Plamondon has created maps depicting the Cor... View more info

A Voyage Round the World, In the Years MDCCXL, I, II, III, IV. by Geroge Anson, Esq.

By: Richard Walter

Price: $300.00

Publisher: London, John and Paul Knapton: 1748

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 038675

Condition: Very Good


Anson was Commander in Chief of a Squadron of His Majesty's Ships, sent upon an Expedition to the South-Seas. Compiled from papers and other materials of the Right Honorable George Lord Anson, and published under his direction. With Charts of the Southern Part of South America, of Part of the Pacific Ocean, and of the Track of the Centurion round the World. Full leather with raised spine bands. Front (external) hinges is split (but strong). Frontispiece folding map. Gift inscription on front free end paper reads, "Captain T. Nagai with best wishes" Folding maps (all present). 54... View more info

Across the Continent: A Summer's Journey to the Rocky Mountains, the Mormons, and the Pacific States

By: Samuel Bowles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033802

Condition: Fine


Part of the Great Americana Series. Facsimile reprint. 452 pages plus 6 pages of ads. Fold out map of Western Territories and the Route Traveled. Fine.Red leatherette boards with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. Fine condition. These facsimiles are the most affordable way to study, own and enjoy rare Americana. Leather spine label. Decorated end papers. Illustrated. Solid copy. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Province Of the Pacific

By: Sanford, Louis Childs

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Church Historical Society: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051865

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket rubbed, very light edge wear, some soiling. Size: 8vo. xiii + 187. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Religion & Theology; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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Railroad Signatures Across the Pacific Northwest

By: Schwantes, Carlos A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Washington Press: 1996-04-01

Seller ID: 023229

ISBN: 0295975350

Condition: Near Fine


Pictorial softcover, profusely illustrated. Very light shelf wear, barely noticeable. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Transpacific Steam: the Story of Steam Navigation from the Pacific Coast of North America to the Far East and the Antipodes, 1867-1941

By: Tate, E. Mowbray

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Cornwall Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051920

ISBN: 0845347926

Condition: Very Good Condition


Dust jacket little rubbed. Too large for Priority envelope. Size: 4to 11" - 13" tall. 272 pages. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 6. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Ships & the Sea; History. ISBN/EAN: 9780845347928. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

Slim Rails Through the Sand: Southern Pacific's Narrow Gauge

By: Turner, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Glendale, CA, Trans-Anglo Books: 1989

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 029714

ISBN: 0870460404

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback. Profusely illustrated. Illustrated end-papers. 200 photos. No writing in the book. Nice copy. 103pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

America's Future in the Pacific; Lectures delivered at the second quadrennial institute, Mayling Soong Foundation, Wellesley College

By: Vincent, Kennedy, Remer, Keesing, Emerson, Kim, Bunche, Kirk, Beredndsen, Berle, Dean, and Rowe

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, Rutgers University Press: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006277

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket is not price-clipped.No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Henry Ford: His Life, His Work, His Genius (Signed)

By: William Adam Simonds

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Indianapolis and New York, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1943

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 042414

Condition: Very Good


Publisher's cloth. Gift inscription on front free end paper to a 21 year old WW2 Marine somewhere in the South Pacific. Frontispiece. 365pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Monitor; or, Jottings of a New York Merchant During a Trip Around the Globe (First Edition)

By: William Hoffman

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Carleton: 1863

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035238

Condition: Very Good


Embracing voyages over the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans; Arabian, Red and Mediterranean Seas; with descriptions of life, experiences and scenes in California, Australia, Island of Ceylon, Arabia, Egypt, Malta, Sicily, Italy, Switzerland, France, England, and Scotland. Green cloth with gold lettering and design on spine. Head of spine worn. xiv, 448pp., with ad. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Tommy Gun: How General Thompson's Submachine Gun Wrote History (First Edition)

By: Yenne, Bill

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Thomas Dunne Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042876

ISBN: 0312383266

Condition: Fine


First Edition. Blue cloth. Illustrated. Mylar cover. vi, 340pp., index. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied.The Trench Broom. The Annihilator. The Persuader. The Chopper. The Chicago Typewriter. The Tommy Gun. The Thompson submachine gun has gone by many names, and for nearly a century the guns image has been indelibly marked on the popular consciousness. In this broad-reaching cultural and military history, Bill Yenne charts the tommy gun's unpredictable and one-of-a-kind career, from its infamy in the hands of Al Capone and the Chicago mobsters, to its shady days with the IRA, to... View more info