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Standard catalog of firearms

By: Brdlik, Dan E

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Krause Publications: 1991-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 77-3-6

ISBN: 0873411560

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First edition. Previous owner's name and date on the title page. Small splatter stains on bottom page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.The first collectors were primarily concerned with the practical value and application of their acquisitions, at time were different and the environment more openly hostile. Later on, firearms became appreciated as an art for. Engravers, carvers, and metalsmiths used them as canvases on which to display their finest work. View more info

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Shooting Portraits on Location: Professional Techniques for Photographing People in Their Surroundings

By: Dennis, Lisl

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Amphoto: 1985-05-01

Seller ID: 2-1-1667

ISBN: 0817458751

Condition: Collectible: Like New


First edition. The successful portrait captures the personality behind the face. The book illustrates how to put your subject at ease, how to coordinate the subject and their appearance to complete the environment as well as how to deal with the unexpected situations that occur. View more info

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Another Great Day at Sea: Life Aboard the USS George H.W. Bush SIGNED

By: Dyer, Geoff

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Vintage: 2015-04-07

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-5-1509

ISBN: 0804170207

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.Dyer's experiences on the USS George H.W. Bush as he navigates the routines and protocols of the carrier world, from the elaborate choreography of the flight deck through miles of walkways and hatches to kitchens serving meals for a crew of five thousand to the deafening complexity of catapult and arresting gear. Meeting the Captain, the F-18 pilots and the dentists, experiencing everything from a man overboard alert to the Steel Beach Party, Dyer guides us through the most AIE (acronym intensive environme... View more info

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EarthRight: What You Can Do in Your Home, Workplace and Community to Save Our Environment

By: H. Patricia Hynes

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Prima Lifestyles: 1990-02-01

Seller ID: 4-1-908

ISBN: 1559580283

Condition: Used: Like New


Unread. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. What you can do in your home, workplace and community to save our environment. Answers the gloom-and-doom warnings about environmental destruction with information and action that can make a difference. Each chapter includes a detailed guide to action, a resource section, and highlights successful efforts by individuals, corporatons, and communities. View more info

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The Arctic Basin John E Sater Map [Hardcover] by Sater, John E

By: John E Sater

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Arctic Institute of North Amercia: 1969-01-01

Seller ID: 573

Condition: Used: Very Good


Blue Cloth Hardcover, 337 pages, 10 1/4" tall, Symposium "Held at Hershey, Pa. , under the auspices of The Arctic Institute of North America and the Office of Naval Research, U. S. Navy. " Folded map glued to the rear endpaper. Name on endpaper. Corners bumped. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.Represents conclusions and recommendations after an analysis of environmental factors affecting operations in the Arctic. View more info

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This Moment on Earth: Today's New Environmentalists and Their Vision for the ...

By: John Kerry; Teresa Heinz Kerry

Price: $9.00

Publisher: PublicAffairs: 2007-03-26

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7-2-0810

ISBN: 1586484311

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


DJ has curling at top and bottom edge. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. The environment, and the movement that grew up to protect it, is under attack—concerted and purposeful. Yet the need for solutions to pressing environmental problems grows more urgent each day. Teresa Heinz Kerry and Senator John Kerry describe how these issues unite people across party and ideological lines. From the San Juan Basin to the Gulf of Mexico to the South Bronx, from mothers on Cape Cod to Colorado ranchers, they found a vibrant coalition of people and communities deploying ingenuity, technology... View more info

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The Navaho

By: Kluckhohn, Clyde

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1960-01-01

Seller ID: 55-2-1817

Condition: Used: Very Good


Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and tanned. ONEC stamp on outside page edges and endpaper. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.The authors review Navaho history from archaeological times to the present. They show the people's problems to coping with their physical environment; their social life among their own people; their contacts with whites and other Indians and especially with the Government; their economy; their religious beliefs and practices; their language and the problems this raises in their education and their relationships to whites; and their explicit and implicit philosophy. View more info

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The Navaho

By: Kluckhohn, Clyde & lLighton, Dorothea

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harvard University Press: 1974-01-01

Seller ID: 2-3-1404

Condition: Used: Very Good


Light edge wear. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. The book on the largest Indian tribe in the U.S. ranges widely from prehistoric times to the present, over the harsh environment from which the Navaho must wrest his livelihood to his inherited beliefs and the new self images created in a world dominated by white people. The authors consider 4 aspects of Navaho life: their history, economic situation, cultural heritage and social structure. View more info

Father Mississippi

By: Lyle Saxon; Lyle Saxon [Introduction]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: The Century Co., New York and London: 1928-01-01

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: b2-5-1937

Condition: Used: Good


Blue cloth hardcover. Ex-library book with plate and library card pocket. Withdrawn stamp Pages yellowing and pencil notes in table of contents. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight.A history of the river with firsthand accounts and photographs of the 1927 flood. Saxon's description of the discovery, exploration, and settlement of the delta combined with his collection of personal accounts makes for a compelling blend of personal, political, geographical, and historical facts. The book, considered as much a documentation of the disaster as an impassioned plea for help, demonstrates just... View more info

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African Silences

By: Matthiessen, Peter

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Random House: 1991-07-20

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4-1-910

ISBN: 0679400214

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Stated first edition. Unread. Small stain on bottom outside page edges. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. An incisive and ultimately sad book about endangered wildlife in Africa, the conditions which give rise to poaching, the rampant corruption in government that contributes to the degradation of the environment. View more info

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Ecology of inland waters and estuaries (Reinhold books in the biological sciences)

By: Reid, George K

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Chapman & Hall: 1961-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-3-1805

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Previous owner's name and address stamped on endpaper. Pages lightly yellowed. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.An introduction to the elemental factors and processes that operate in lakes, streams and estuaries as dynamic systems. the study draws from geology, hydrology, physics, chemistry, and biology. View more info

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Curious Naturalists

By: Tinbergen, Niko

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Literary Licensing, LLC: 2013-08-24

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 55-2-1800

ISBN: 1258788268

Condition: Used: Very Good


First Edition. Dust jacket is yellowed on edges, chipped. Previous owner's name is written on the end paper. Corners lightly bumped.A Selective Study Of The Behavior Of Birds, Insects, And Animals In Their Environment. View more info