Category: History - United States - Regional.


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A Brookings Album, 1879-2004

By: Cecil, Chuck

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Pine Hill Press, Inc.:

Seller ID: BB0249889

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North to the Future

By: Cole, Dermot

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Epicenter Press:

Seller ID: BB0209806

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Place Names of the Medicine Bow National Forest

By: Duncan, Mel and Joe Barros

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Jelm Publications, 1992:

Seller ID: BB0224736

Former owner's name on front endpaper, else a nice clean copy. View more info

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Hollywood foto-rhetoric

By: Dylan, Bob

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2008.:

Seller ID: BB0225231

Surfacing for the first time after more than forty years, "Hollywood Foto-Rhetoric" is a remarkable, long-lost manuscript written by Bob Dylan in the 1960s, inspired by renowned photographer Barry Feinstein's portraits of Tinseltown. These twenty-three prose poems are thoughtprovoking, witty, and thoroughly unexpected observations of a bygone era, and through the lens of Feinstein's camera they speak volumes about the faces and places that have graced the City of Angels.... View more info

Historical and Biographical Work, or Past and Present of Clinton County

By: Furey, J. Milton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, 1991:

Seller ID: BB0232102

Former owner's name on front endpaper, else a nice clean copy. View more info

Old New England houses

By: Hall, Barbara

Price: $4.00

Publisher: [New York] : Weathervane Books, [197-?]:

Seller ID: BB0225426

Light shelf-wear. Brief gift inscription on front endpaper. View more info


By: Hamill, Pete

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, c2004.:

Seller ID: BB0226565

- Bestselling author Pete Hamill has a broad and dedicated fan base. His most recent New York Times bestseller, Forever (LB, 2003), has nearly a quarter million copies in print, and his memoir, A Drinking Life (LB, 1995), has sold over 150,000 copies.- In the tradition of E. B. White's Here Is New York, this will be a timeless evocation of the city, ideal for lovers of New York everywhere. View more info

Yesteryears and Pioneers: Wheatland County

By: Harlowton's Woman's Club

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Harlowton's Woman's Club, 1972:

Seller ID: BB0216864

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Omaha and Council Bluffs Yesterday & Today

By: Kessler, Tom; Kristine Gerber

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nonpareil Publishing, 2008:

Seller ID: BB0246929

A nice clean copy. View more info

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Yosemite National Park in vintage postcards

By: Lau, Tammy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Chicago : Arcadia, 2000.:

Seller ID: BB0225275

A mere utterance of the word aYosemitea conjures up images of Half Dome, El Capitan, giant sequoias, and the unmatched beauty this northern California park has to offer. However, the area known today as Yosemite has not always been a place of tranquility. Once the home of Ahwahnee tribe, these Native Americans were forced to surrender their home to armed miners rushing for gold and a California government clutching the philosophy of Manifest Destiny. View more info

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Madness Under the Royal Palms

By: Leamer, Laurence

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Hyperion:

Seller ID: BB0235232

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More than Petticoats: Remarkable Georgia Women

By: Martin, Sara Hines

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Falcon Press Publishing, October 2002:

Seller ID: BB0250325

This captivating group of fourteen spirited women from the Peach State includes Margaret Mitchell, author of the world's most beloved novel; Ellen Craft, an escaped slave who, after a harrowing trip to freedom, returned to Georgia to teach African American children; "Ma" Rainey, known as the "Mother of the Blues"; Juliette Gordon Low, founder of the Girl Scouts; and Mary Bosomworth, half-Indian, half-white, who profoundly impacted the first colonization of Georgia. View more info

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Irish Chicago

By: McLaughlin, John E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing:

Seller ID: BB0219395

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Positively fifth street

By: McManus, James

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003.:

Seller ID: BB0227997

In the spring of 2000, " Harper's Magazine" sent James McManus to Las Vegas to cover the World Series of Poker, in particular the progress of women in the $23 million event, and the murder of Ted Binion, the tournament's prodigal host, purportedly done in by a stripper and her boyfriend. But when McManus arrives, the lure of the tables compels him to risk his entire Harper's advance in a long-shot attempt to play in the tournament himself. This is his deliciously suspens... View more info

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The Swamp: The Everglades, Florida, and the Politics of Paradise

By: Michael Grunwald

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: BB0209414

The Everglades was once reviled as a liquid wasteland, and Americans dreamed of draining it. Now it is revered as a national treasure, and Americans have launched the largest environmental project in history to try to save it. "The Swamp" is the stunning story of the destruction and possible resurrection of the Everglades, the saga of man's abuse of nature in southern Florida and his unprecedented efforts to make amends. Michael Grunwald, a prize-winning national reporte... View more info

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Deep in the heart of San Antonio

By: Miller, Char

Price: $7.00

Publisher: San Antonio : Trinity University Press, c2004.:

Seller ID: BB0236588

Char Miller's essays cover a wide range of South Texas topics, from natural and environmental history to urban development to San Antonio's future. Miller uses simple subjects-the First Friday Art Walks in South Town, for example-as a springboard for a deeper discussion of urban city planning and an elusive future of sensible growth and diversity. Moving farther afield, he examines the water wars between the U.S. and Mexico, a quarry turned upscale shopping center, and S... View more info

Governor Philip F. La Follette, the Wisconsin Progressives, and the New Deal

By: Miller, John H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 1982.:

Edition: Autographed copy!

Seller ID: BB0227252

Signed and inscribed by the author inside the front cover. View more info

Washington, D. C., past and present

By: Penczer, Peter R.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Arlington, VA : Oneonta Press, c1998.:

Seller ID: BB0209543

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Bedside Book of Bad Girls: Outlaw Women of the Old West

By: Rutter, Michael

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Farcountry Press, May 2008:

Seller ID: BB0250756

A bright clean copy. Looks new. View more info

Peachtree Street, U.S.A.: An Affectionate Portrait of Atlanta

By: Sibley, Celestine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Doubleday and Company, 1963.:

Edition: Autographed copy! First edition stated.

Seller ID: BB0220797

Inscribed and signed by the author on the half-title page. Shelf-wear. View more info