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The Teens and the Rural Sunday School

By: Alexander, John L., editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York USA, Association Press: 1914

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 48044

Condition: Good

7.5" x 5.25", 151 pages. Withdrawn from two different libraries, with accompanying markings. Spine secure, paper broken after copyright page. Some marks and stains on cover, text clean other than a red oval stamp from one of the libraries. "Being the second volume of the Report of the Commission on Adolescence Authorized by the San Francisco Convention of the International Sunday School Association. A Study of the Adolescent in Relation to the Rural Community Under 2,500... View more info

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Hitler Youth

By: Bartoletti, Susan Campbell

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Singapore, Scholastic Nonfiction: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 29078

ISBN: 0439353793

Condition: Fair

176 pages. 10.25"x 10.25". Some chipping and wear to edges of dust jacket. Wear to hinge of front cover in end papers. Loose hinge in back cover. Pages clean, no marks. "Growing Up In Hitler's Shadow." View more info

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The Forest and the Sea

By: Bates, Marston

Price: $10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Vintage books, Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., Random House, Inc.: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 36008

ISBN: 394-70604-8

Condition: Very Good

277 pages. Very nice copy. Cover shows slight shelf wear, some nicks and scratches. Spine uncreased, pages are aged, but the book appears not to have been read. American Museum of Natural History Special Member's Edition. Our book number 36008. View more info

And The World Came His Way; Jesse Helms' Contributions to Freedom

By: Dodd, John, with Tyson, David

Price: $2.50

Publisher: The Jesse Helms Center, P.O. Box 247, Wingate, N.C. 28174: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7002

Condition: New

ISBN: 0966867912. New. The title says it all. "next to Ronald Reagan, Jesse Helms is the most important conservative of the last 25 years. No conservative, save Reagan, comes close to matching Helms' influence on American Politics and policy in the quarter-century since he won a Senate seat in North Carolina."-Fred Barnes, Fox News Analyst. View more info

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Women of the 14th Moon; writings on menopause

By: Edited by Taylor, Dena and Sumrall, Amber Coverdale

Price: $14.00

Publisher: USA, The Crossing Press: 1991

Seller ID: 28019

ISBN: 0895944782

6.25" x 9", 695 pages. Ex-Library, cover is banged up a bit, text is slightly yellowed, but clean and unmarked. A collection of prose and poetry representing a variety of viewpoints, enlightening and informing women about this "very significant time of their lives." WOO HOO! I say. Free at last! Free at Last! Thank God Almighty I'm free at last. Our book number 28019. View more info

The Revolution of Hope

By: Fromm, Erich

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Bantam Books, New York, A National General Company: 1971

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 48021

Condition: Good

Fifth Edition. Sequel to The Art of Loving. Name of previous owner inside front cover along with some other writing. Spine creased, pages secure. Text clean. Soil and shelf wear to edges and cover. Paper aged. View more info

New Nations and the United Presbyterians

By: Gittings, James A.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Comission on Ecumenical Mission and Relations, The United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A., 475 Riverside Drive, New York, New York: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 61

Condition: Fine

Purchased at the Oklahoma-Arkansas Synod School, Tulsa Oklahoma, 1964 at the Westminster Book Store. 66 pages. 8 1/2 inches X 5 1/2 inches. View more info

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Pocket Factfile of 20th Century Events

By: Gold, Fiona, project editor

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Troll Communications, LLC, by arrangement with Andromeda Oxford Ltd., 11015 The Vinyard, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 3PX, Fngland: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29064

Condition: Good

ISBN 0816749531. Pocket Factfile of 20th Century Events. Some shelf wear, clean inside, spine curved from use. World Events Year by Year. Origination by Perdana Grafik, Malaysia, Printed in Malta by Interprint Ltd. Our book number 29064. View more info

The Spire

By: Golding, William

Price: $3.00

Publisher: A HArvest Book, Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., New York: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21005

Condition: Good

Someone has drawn the floor-plan of a church on the dedication page, also have written in pencil name and class in school for which this book was required reading. Ex-library. BUT STILL in good condition, creases at spine, corners slightly worn. Text clean, pages tight. A little dust on the top. Small old price tag on the front cover. A novel by the author of Lord Of The Flies. "haunting parables of the human condition" View more info

People, Places and Change

By: Helgren, Sager, & Brooks

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.A.: Holt Rinehart & Winston: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15003

ISBN: 0030524598

Condition: Good

Some wrinkles in the early pges Clean text. Some pencil marks on the bottom of the closed pages. Very nice copy. View more info

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Inside Mexico: Living, Traveling, and Doing Business in a Changing Society

By: Heusinkveld, Paula

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Somerset, New Jersey, U.S.A.: John Wiley & Sons Inc: 1994

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 10004

ISBN: 0471089796

Condition: As New

Originally published in 1993 under the title, The Mexicans, An Inside View of a Changing Society. View more info

Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know

By: Hirsch, E.D.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin Company, 2 park Street, Boston, Massachusetts, 02108: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 6500

ISBN: 039543095X

Condition: Good

Book and Dust cover are in very good condition. As a bonus, a lady schoolteacher has made many notes in pencil in a very fine hand, and has included newspaper articles as well. This is what we should know, as opposed to what we do know. View more info

The Home of Man

By: Jackson, Barbara Ward

Price: $3.00

Publisher: W .W . Norton & Company, Inc. New York, printed in U.S.A.: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7004

ISBN: 0393064204

Condition: Good

Book deals with the flow of people from the rural areas worldwide into the urban areas, in the years between 1976, when the book was written, and 2000, where we have just been.Some dirt and wear at the base of the spine and back cover, very slight. Inside pages very good. 297 pages, two pages have been bent at the very back in the Index. First Edition, Printing numbers read: "1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0". View more info

The Paris Commune of 1871

By: Jellinek, Frank

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Universal Library, Grosset & Dunlap, New York: 1965

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 29008

Condition: Very Good

First Published by Victor Gollanez Ltd., London England in 1937, This Edition is "printed complete on permanent book paper from the readable type of the first edition." "Though it has been called the first modern revolution and reverberations have made themselves felt down to our own time, the Paris Commune of 1871 is a curiously half-forgotten the course of its brief ten-week history, half of Paris was burned down; and nearly twice as many people we... View more info

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The Inland Island

By: Johnson, Josephine W.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Simon & Schuster, Rockefekker Center, 630 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10020: 1969

Edition: 1st edition, 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2201

ISBN: 671-20177-8

Condition: Very Good

159 pages. Jacket notes cut out and taped to inside covers. Library book, withdrawn. Cover tight and pages clean. Book is like new inside, some marks from the library on endpapers and pocket, residue from library stickers outside. "a powerful, evocative and lyrical description of nature's changes, wonders, and tragedies recorded in the twelve months of the year by a marvelously perceptive and original observer--Josephine Johnson." Illustrations by Mel Kapholz. Second Pri... View more info

Culture And Commitment, A Study of the Generation Gap

By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The American Museum of natural History Special Members' Edition, Published for the American Museum of Natural History, Natural History Press/Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City New York: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2004

Condition: As New

From the Man and Nature lectures given by Ms, Margaret Mead at the centennial of the American Museum of Natural History in 1969. Slight tear near top of back of dust cover, "6-05" in pencil on inside of back cover. A new-looking book in very good condition. 91 pages, five and one-half inches by eight and one-half inchess. View more info

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Refrigerator Rights: Creating Connections and Restoring Relationships

By: Miller, Will; Sparks, Glenn Grayson; Sparks, Glenn Ph.D.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Perigee: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 28012

ISBN: 0-399-52830-X

Condition: As New

Inscribed by the author (Miller). Our Private collection. Clean new book. First Edition, November 2002. 204 pages. Our book number 28012. View more info

Ten Days That Shook The World, With an Introduction by Granville Hicks

By: Reed, John

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Signet, The Neew American Library, 1301 Avenue of The Americas, New York, New York 10019: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29007

Condition: Good

First Printing, October 1967. Withdrawn from the public Library. wear to the hinges, small tear at top of spine at the front cover. Some clear plastic reinforcing tape on the right edge of the front cover. "THE GREAT CLASSIC ON THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION by an American who witnessed the epochal events of November, 1917. The only American who is buried in the Kremlin." Paper aged. 332 pages. View more info

The Soul of China, Revised Edition

By: Riencourt, Amaury de

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Harper Colophon Books, Harper & Row, Publishers, New York: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29009

Condition: Good

"In less than 300 pages," (282) "Amaury de Riencourt draws a brilliant portrait of the Chinese people, their feelings, beliefs, culture and relation to the world, past and present. Of the many rich insights in this book, the most important are those that emphasize the profound differences between China and the West." Ex-library. Wrinkles and fold on front cover, corners wrinkled, edges worn, shelf wear to edges. Spine tight, pages tight, pages clean, cove... View more info

The Anguish of India

By: Segal, Ronald

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Stein and Day, New York: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29048

Condition: Very Good

Library. Very few library markings. Dust jacket in excellent condition, library tape directly on it. Pages clean and binding tight. very little shelf wear. Our book number 29048. View more info