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1 Birmingham, Stephen "THE REST OF US": The Rise Of America's Eastern European Jews
Boston: Little, Brown & Co., (1984). 0316096474 / 9780316096478 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

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2 Blackey, Robert MODERN REVOLUTIONS AND REVOLUTIONISTS: A Bibliography
Santa Barbara, California/Oxford, England: Clio Books, (1976). 0874362237 / 9780874362237 First edition. Hardcover. Spine ends very lightly rubbed, else near fine in red pebbled boards with gilt titles and devices to the spine; in a very good plus dust jacket with edge nicks and tears. 
A volume in the War/Peace series edited by Robert Dean Burns. 257 pages; 2400 entries; chronology of some revolutionary upheavals, introduction, index. 
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3 Boas, George VOX POPULI: Essays in the History of an Idea
Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press, (1969). 801810086 First edition. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket as issued. 
Boas explores the notion of "The People" in the history of literature, art and music. Part of the "Seminars in the History of Ideas" series from Johns Hopkins. Illustrated. With bibliography and index. 
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4 Brose, Eric Dorn CHRISTIAN LABOR & THE POLITICS OF FRUSTRATION IN IMPERIAL GERMANY
Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, (1985). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
410pp. 
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5 Cobban, Alfred IN SEARCH OF HUMANITY: The Role of Enlightenment in Modern History
New York: George Braziller, 1960. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine in like dust jacket. 
Deals with the history of the nexus of ideas known as the Enlightenment, including scientific empiricism, scepticism, humanitarianism, political liberalism, and utilitarianism, and their application to today's world. 
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6 Conquest, Robert STALIN AND THE KIROV MURDER
New York & Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1989. 0195055799 / 9780195055795 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in gray cloth over red boards with white stamped lettering on spine; in a near fine slightly faded dust jacket. 
164 pages; notes, bibliography, index. Conquest examines the 1934 assassination of Sergei Kirov, the heir apparent to Stalin, whose death eliminated any opposition Stalin may have had, thus indirectly altering the lives of millions. 
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7 Crone, G.R. THE DISCOVERY OF THE EAST
New York: St. Martin's Press, (1972). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket. Small octavo. 
This book discusses Portuguese expansion eastward and the pioneering discovery of a sea route to the East and it's results. 178 pages with an index. Illustrations and maps. 
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8 Dixon, Norman & Margaret CAN YOU TELL ME?
Melbourne/London/Baltimore: Penguin Books, (1954). First edition: Paperback Original. Mass market paperback. Mild tanning to the spine and the upper front cover, light age-toning to the pages, and a tiny spot of faint soil to the lower rear cover, else near fine in bright yellow-and-white printed wraps. 222 pages. 
A quiz collection with five hundred questions (with answers in the back of the book) covering topics including famous last words, heraldry, ichthyology, geography, literature, and much more, by the authors of TO TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE. 
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9 Ely, Richard T. STUDIES IN THE EVOLUTION OF INDUSTRIAL SOCIETY
Port Washington, New York/London: Kennikat Press, (1971). 0804614431 / 9780804614436 Reprint. Two volumes. Green cloth with gilt lettering and rules to the spines. Hardcover. Previous owner's embossed seals to the front free endpapers, else near fine; issued without dust jackets. Small octavo. 
497 pages; list of the author's publications, and an index. A reprint of the original edition first published in 1903. An economical and sociological study of the evolution of industrial society and an analysis of the problems caused by this evolution. 
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10 Emmons, Terence (Translated, Edited, and Introduced by) TIME OF TROUBLES: The Diary Of Iurii Vladimirovich Got'e - Moscow - July 8, 1917 to July 23, 1922
Princeton: Princeton University Press, (1988). 0691055203 / 9780691055206 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
513 Pages. A comprehensive diary from a Moscow intellectual, and a fascinating account of Russian life during the civil war period from July, 1917 to July, 1922. 
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11 Engstrand, Iris H.W.; Castillo, Richard Griswold del; Poniatowska, Elena CULTURE Y CULTURA: Consequences of the U.S.-Mexican War, 1846-1848
Los Angeles, California: Autry Museum of Western Heritage, (1998). 1882880056 / 9781882880058 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in green cloth with black titles to the front cover and spine; in a fine dust jacket illustrated on the front cover with Daniel DeSiga's painting ''Campesino.'' With 15 full-color and black-and-white plates. 
Each chapter is printed in both English and Spanish. Includes the poem "A New Flag" by General Kearny. An examination of the impact this war had on each side of the eventual border up through contemporary times. 159 pages; suggested readings. 
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12 Flynn, James T. THE UNIVERSITY REFORM OF TSAR ALEXANDER I 1802-1835
Washington, D.C.: Catholic University of America Press, (1988). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Currently in print for $39.95. 283pp. 
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13 Friedrich, Otto THE GRAVE OF ALICE B. TOKLAS: And Other Reports from the Past
New York: Henry Holt and Company, (1989). 0805009035 / 9780805009033 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a printed dust jacket. 
Thirteen essays from Friedrich, a senior writer at TIME magazine, which cover everything from the rituals of Wagner's PARSIFAL to the execution of a Civil War sergeant for demanding that black soldiers get equal pay. 384 pages, index of names. 
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14 Grousset, Rene THE SUM OF HISTORY
(Hadleigh, Essex): Tower Bridge Publications Limited, (1951). First edition in English. Translation from the French by Helen and Temple A. Patterson of BILAN DE LA'HISTOIRE originally published in 1946. Hardcover. Uniform offsetting to the front endpaper, else near fine in antique brick-colored linen with gilt titles and rules to the spine; in a near fine dust jacket with tiny edge tears and mild creases. 
Six sections: Estimate of Civilization; Asia's Contribution; Religious Images of East and West; Europe and Asia; At the Sources of Invasions; Pascal's Problem and Our Own. 254 pages; Index. 
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15 Hamscher, Albert N. THE PARLEMENT OF PARIS AFTER THE FRONDE 1653-1673
(Pittsburgh, PA): University of Pittsburgh Press, (1976). 082293325X / 9780822933250 First edition, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine without dust jacket as issued. 
Assesses how the governments of Cardinal Mazarin and Louis XIV controlled the Parlement of Paris in the two decades after the civil wars known as the Fronde. 
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16 Herm, Gerhard THE PHOENICIANS: The Purple Empire of the Ancient World
New York: William Morrow & Co., 1975. First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in an illustrated dust jacket with one short closed edge tear, light corner crease to front panel, and minor age-toning to rear panel. 
A number one bestseller in its original German, translated by Caroline Hillier, a full history of the Mediterranean people who colonized their portion of the world for a thousand years and then faded into the background of history. 
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17 Howat, Gerald, general editor WHO DID WHAT: The Lives And Achievements Of the 5000 Men And Women - Leaders Of Nations, Saints, Sinners, Artists And Scientists - Who Shaped Our World
New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1974). First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Near fine in dust jacket with minor wrinkles at the shelf extremities. 
450 illustrations inclluding 150 in color. 383 pages. Quarto. 
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18 Iversen, Nick RECORD MAKERS AND RECORD BREAKERS
Middle Village, N.Y.: Jonathan David Publishers, (1977). 0824602080 / 9780824602086 First edition. Hardcover. Near fine, in an illustrated dust jacket with mild age-toning, and tears and creases to the edges of the rear and spine panels. 240 pages, index. 
This book is about the interesting people who established or broke previous records, rather than a listing of current record-holders, like GUINNESS. The brief stories cover the world of sports, arts, business, politics, science, aviation, and daredevils. 
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19 Jameson, Henry B. HEROES BY THE DOZEN
Abilene, Kansas: Shadinger-Wilson Printers, 1961. First edition. Hardcover. Lower corner tips lightly bumped otherwise a near fine copy without dust jacket. 
Warmly inscribed by the author in the year of publication, 1961. 
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20 Joseph, Gilbert M. REDISCOVERING THE PAST AT MEXICO'S PERIPHERY: Essays on the History of Modern Yucatan
(University, AL): University of Alabama Press, (1986). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

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