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Image for Home Gunsmithing Digest by Tommy L. Bish (1970-08-01)

Home Gunsmithing Digest by Tommy L. Bish (1970-08-01)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gun Digest Pub. Co: 1773-01-01

Seller ID: 7-4-1848

Condition: Used: Good


Edges light gnawed with a couple of stains on the title page. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.45 Chapters filled with maintaining, repair and reworking your firearms. View more info

Axis America: Hitler Plans Our Future

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1941-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 77-2-1935

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


No dust jacket. Black cloth hardcover. Cover has light rubbing and previous owner's name is stamped on the outside page edges, endpapers. Also, home library stamped on endpapers. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.A look at fascism in the 1930's. View more info

Image for Private Black Colleges in Texas, 1865-1954 (Texas A&M Southwestern Studies) by Michael R. Heintze (1985-04-01)

Private Black Colleges in Texas, 1865-1954 (Texas A&M Southwestern Studies) by Michael R. Heintze (1985-04-01)

By: N/A

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Texas A&M University Press: 1717-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: b2-5-1906

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Stated first edition. Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and torn.Comparing the private black colleges of Texas with its public institutions and with other black colleges across the nation, Michael R. Heintze convincingly supports the revisionist view of these schools as valuable social institutions instead of the corrupt and inadequate imitations critics have called them. In his comparisons, Heintze discusses historical backgrounds, curricula, and finances. He concludes that despite poor financing, limited facilities, and shortages of teachers and equipment, the independent black colleges in Texa... View more info

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Journey for Our Time

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Pellegrini & Cudahy: 1951-01-01

Seller ID: 2-5-1601

Condition: Used: Good


Chips to black cloth on corners, bottom board edge and spine. Pages yellowing. Inside clean and binding is tight. The Russian Journals of the Marquis De Custine. First published in Paris in 1843. View more info

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Crazy Sista Cooking: Cuisine & Conversation with Lucy Anne Buffett [CRAZY SISTA COOKING -OS]

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Crazy Sista Cooking: 2007-12-31

Inscription: Signed by Other

Seller ID: 19-9-1

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed and dated by author. Stated first printing, December 2007, limited to 10,000 copies. Notebook style and with spiral binding.Chock full of more than 120 signature LuLu's recipes from Lucy Buffett's famous gulf coast restaurant, Crazy Sista Cooking: Cuisine and Conversation with Lucy Anne Buffett is the next best thing to being there.Tucked inside you'll find laugh-out-loud anecdotes and plenty of wit and wisdom from Lucy's own kitchen. It features party menus, Buffett family favorites and plenty of telling it like it is. Throughout the colorful tone you will enjoy discovering history of ... View more info

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The Rape of Hope

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Look Back Books: 2008-01-01

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-5-1602

ISBN: 0981475213

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. Historical fiction based on notes from a University of Chicago professor who did historical research on Mayan history. Hinshaw wrote this book to preserve the research in a readable format. This book focuses on southern Guatemala, Panajachel, and Lake Atitlan. The book starts in 1940. View more info

The Lindberghs The Dramatic Story of A Distinguished Family

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Universal Book and Bible House: 1935-01-01

Seller ID: 77-2-1923

Condition: Used: Very Good


Light edge wear and inside pages have slight yellowing. Clean and tight.The story of the years after the transatlantic flight including the kidnapping. Photographs. View more info

The Citizens League Will Win Again!

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Marjorie McGehee Randolph: 1973-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Other

Seller ID: b2-4-1806

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Marjorie McGehee Randolph 1973. SIGNED/INSCRIBED by Publisher (author's wife) on back of copyright page, "Edition limited to 250 copies #201." Green cloth with yellow dust jacket. Dust jacket has insect damage on edges. Overall inside pages clean and binding is tight. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.The Citizens League was born i San Antonio after the Wurzbach-McCloskey election contest. Harry M. Wurzbach, incumbent Republican congressman, defeated in 1928 on the face of the returns by Augustus McCloskey, Democratic nominee supported by the San Antonio City mach... View more info

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STORY OF THE U. S. MARINES, THE, Landmark 14 [Unknown Binding]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Random House: 1951-01-01

Seller ID: 3-4-1801

Condition: Used: Very Good


Light blue cloth cover with NO dust jacket. Cover has sun fading on edges and spine. Edge wear and bumped corners. Part of the emblem and title colored in with blue pen. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Orange endpapers with marines on it. Illustrations are black drawings that are colored back colored in orange.Almost a year before the Declaration of Independence, the Continental Marines, later The United States Marine Corps, were born, a bank of bold, fearless, fighting men recruited for duty on land or at sea, wherever the call to arms might sound. Down the years the proud reputation of th... View more info

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Complete Guide To Handloading Part Three (The Firearms Classics Library)

By: N/A

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Palladium Press: 2010-01-01

Seller ID: 7-4-1827

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Parts one and two. Unread. Two small holes on edge of cover.Faux red leather cover with gilt emblem on the cover and gilt page edges. Silk moire endpapers and red satin ribbon page marker.Every modern development in the shape of arms and ammunition is today directly traceable to the efforts of handloaders, experimenters, if you please. all credit is due these pioneers in every industry. View more info

Power Shooter's Pocket Partner

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1998-01-01

Seller ID: 7-4-1837

Condition: Used: Good


Previous owner's address stamped on the back cover for mailing.Light edge wear and rubbing. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Guide to 100 pistolsmiths, firearms engravers, custom gunmakers, gun web sites. View more info

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The Soviet Union's Vast Network of Slave Labor Camps-An Eyewitness Account Given

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S.Government Printing Off: 1973-01-01

Seller ID: 3-1-1809

Condition: Used: Very Good


Bottom cover corner is wrinkled.Inside pages clean and binding is tight.An eyewitness account given in sworn testimony to the U.S. government about the Soviet Union's labor camps up to 1972. View more info

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Papers: The Jacksonville Historical Society Volume IV

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Jacksonville Historical Society: 1960-01-01

Seller ID: 77-3-1939

Condition: Used: Good


Cover is rubbed, chipped and tanned on edges. Light soiling and Red stain on back cover.The articles in this issue of Papers were selected with a view toward compiling in one book the known facts about the history of northeast Florida. Dr. Frank G. Slaughter, Jacksonville's noted writer of fiction, contributed to this volume with the poser: Who Discovered Florida? View more info

Laurel Heights United Methodist Church , 1909-1984; Seventy-Five Years of Service

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Taylor Publishing Co.: 1983-01-01

Seller ID: b2-5-1914

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Green faux leather with gilt picture of the church on the front cover.This is a seventy five year history of the church. The contents include: Early Methodism in San Antonio, a church is organized 1909-1936, the church hits its stride 1936-1959, the recent years 1960-1984. Black and white photographs and drawings. View more info

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Afoot and Afloat in Burma A H Williams 1922 [Hardcover] by Williams, A H

By: A H Williams

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Review and Herald Publishing Assoc: 1922-01-01

Seller ID: 547

Condition: Used: Very Good


First Edition, Green Cloth Hardcover, 224 pages, 7 3/4" tall. A fascinating primary missionary resource on the Burmese, including the Karens, Talings, Taungthus, Shans, Chins and Kachin peoples. An introduction to Burma, its peoples, their customs, religions. The Aung Baw or water-buffalo and its uses, rice cultivation, palm trees for every purpose, the making & use of elephants of wild ones, floating logs down river, building of houses. Getting food from the river, Buddhist boys and monasteries, how young Burmans make merry, canoe & bullock cart through the floods. With Ma Dwa at the scho... View more info

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HEROES OF THE ALAMO. ACCOUNTS AND DOCUMENTS OF WILLIAM B. TRAVIS, JAMES BOWIE, JAMES B. BONHAM AND DAVID CROCKETT, and their Texas Memorials.

By: A. Garland Adair [Editor]; Moton H. Crockett [Editor];

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Exposition Press: 1957-01-01

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: b2-5-1901

Condition: Used: Very Good


Spine and edges sun faded. Boards have slight curve.Inside pages clean and binding is tight.The book begin with the early history of Texas then moves to the fall of the Alamo. The emphasis of this book is on the men who fought at the Alamo. Travis Bowie , Bonham and David Crockett. Illustrated. View more info

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Hoein' the Short Rows (Publications of the Texas Folklore Society)

By: Abernethy, Francis Edward [Editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of North Texas Press: 1987-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-3-1800

ISBN: 0870742566

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Yellow Cloth Hardcover with Dust Jacket, 238 pages, 9 1/4" tall. Like new. DJ in protective mylar cover. Light wear on corners. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Texas Folklore Society Publication XLVII. Chapters include recollections of religious mores in Staples, Texas, growing up in Bosque County, Texas, revival meetings in Lone Grove, Texas, Frio Canyon hog drive, Santa Rita rig, poetry by cowboys and common folk, Texas Baptistry Paintings, Customizing Pickups, Lingo fo the Espee, celebrations of the dead in Spanish Southwest, Mexican Lime Kilns in West Texas, Cockfighting, hog dro... View more info

35,000 Days in Texas a History of the Dallas News and its Forebears

By: Acheson, Sam

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Macmillan Company: 1938-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: c18-4-1

Condition: Collectible: Good


Stated first printing. Foxing around front plate. Fingerprints and bleeding through from ink on plates causing discoloration on some pages. Binding is tight.This is the story of The News which is a story of Texas and Galveston. The baby newspaper that came into being in 1842 was little newer than the Republic of Texas at that time. Galveston was a village on an island, the struggling NEWS was housed in a flimsy shack. Black and white photographs. View more info

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Revolution on Paper: Mexican Prints 1910-1960 (Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture)

By: Ades, Dawn; McClean, Alison

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press: 2009-11-15

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1-5-1412

ISBN: 0292722486

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Unread.The left-wing government viewed art as an important vehicle for education and the promotion of revolutionary values. It established a program to cover the walls of public buildings with murals and set up numerous workshops to produce prints for wide distribution. By the 1930s, Mexico was attracting socially committed artists from all over the American continent and beyond, ready to do battle for a new aesthetic as well as a new political order. Diego Rivera, a key figure in the art of revolution, became one of the most celebrated artists in the world. Starting with works by Jose Guadalu... View more info

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Medicine: An illustrated history

By: Albert S. Lyons; R. Joseph Petrucelli

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Abrams: 1978-04-01

Seller ID: 1-2-1803

ISBN: 0810910543

Condition: Used: Very Good


Folio-over 12" - 15" tall, 616 pages, 13 1/2" tall. Heavily Chipped on top edge of DJ. Paperclip mark on front endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.The record of human achievement in healing from every imaginable source, prehistoric caves, ancient Egypt, herbal prescription written on Papyrus and much more. Illustrated profusely. Covers medicine from prehistory to the present. Over 1,000 illustrations, 266 in color. Written by two physicians. Selected bibliography and exhaustive index. View more info