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The New Great Game in Muslim Central Asia McNair Paper 47

By: Ahrari, M.E.; Beal, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: DC, National Defence University Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 25685

ISBN: 0010717552

Condition: Fine


First edition paperback, 91 p text appears unread. No names, tears or soil. Contents: 1. The Framework 2. Geopolitics and the Dynamics of Domestic Problems/ Ethnic Problems/ The Economy/ Resources/ Ecology and Health/ Political Pluralism/ Islam and the Future of Political Stability/ Security/ Control of Nuclear Weapons/ 3. Modalities of the New Great Game/ Central Asia as an Extension of the Middle East/ Russia, America, and the Great Game/ New Players: Turkey and Iran/ Geopolitics and Geoeconomics 4. Conclusion Appendix 1. Structure of Muslim Central Asian Economies, 1990-199... View more info

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Window

By: Baker, Jeannie

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Puffin:

Seller Id: 45782

ISBN: 0140548300

Condition: Near Fine


Light crease along frt gutter, tiny bump to cover lower tip, 30 pp text is tight and bright. No names tears or soil. No date found, c 2000. "A good way of introducing environmental concerns to the young - Booklist" From Author's note: We are changing the face of our world at an alarming and an increasing pace. From the present rate of destruction, we can estimate that by the year 2020 no wilderness will remain on our planet, outside that protected in national parks and reserves. By the same year 2020, a quarter of our present plant and animal species will be extinct if we contin... View more info

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The Bison The Great American Buffalo

By: Bjorklund, Lorence F.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, The World Publishing Co.: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46804

Condition: Good


First Edition Exlib hardcover in rust paper covered boards with line drawing of a buffalo climbing a steep grade on the plains on frt cover. Tips and spine ends bumped and lightly brushed. Tape marks on boards and endpapers from formerly secured jacket. No tears or finger soil in the profusely illustrated 64 pp text but there are library stamps on endpapers and foot of page block. Card pocket and all pages present, but the lower tips of the front end paper and half title page show a burn mark. Unclipped original dust jacket in new mylar lightly sunned on backstrip with library call tag pr... View more info

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Horse-Sense and Horsemanship of To-Day Economy and Method in Training Hunters and Polo Ponies

By: Brooke, Geoffrey; Intro By General The Earl of Cavan and Lord Wodehouse, M.C.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27837

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover in dark green cloth boards with gold titles show bumped corners and some light 'mottling on cloth at fore-edge of frt board, shows well on the gilt title spine. No dust wrapper. 180 tight and bright heavy stock pages without tears or soil. A wonderful read, profusely illustrated with 41 b/w photos. Clear, concise and current forward seat info within including polo, the galloping game. Chapters include: The Rider's Seat & Hands, Theory - Jumping Qualifications - Condition - Balance - Bits, First Lessons - Free Jumping - Schooling In Long Reins - Circular Manege - Sch... View more info

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The Good Food Book

By: Cole, Joan Wade, Welch, Karen K. Yawkey, Thomas D., Sucher, Floyd

Price: $6.00

Publisher: OK, The Economy Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 25653

ISBN: 0833211269

Condition: Fine


14 pg 1st edition paperback booklet teaching kids about good nutrition and balanced diets. No recipes, but full of sound advice. View more info

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A Workday In The City

By: Cole, Joan Wade, Welch, Karen K. Yawkey, Thomas D., Sucher, Floyd

Price: $6.00

Publisher: OK, The Economy Company: 1977

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 24278

ISBN: 0833211269

Condition: Fine


1st edition paperback, 14 pg thin Little Trolley Book 3 describing with words and drawings what different jobs entail such as a doctor, a window washer, a jewler, what rush hour is about and more. View more info

On The Safe Side

By: Cole, Joan Wade, Welch, Karen K. Yawkey, Thomas D., Sucher, Floyd

Price: $27.00

Publisher: OK, The Economy Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 23693

ISBN: 0833211269

Condition: Fine


1st edition 14 pp glossy paperback with tidy name stamp on title page. Little Trolley Book 8. Gift quality book for kids about safety and various safety rules like using seat belts in the car, looking 3 times before crossing the street, not playing with the door handle in the car, etc. View more info

Image for Asparagus for Delicacy and Variety  Simple and Economical Ways to Put Distinction Into Everyday Meals. A Collection of Recipe and Menu Suggestions for the Service of California Asparagus. VG+  Vintage 1st ED PB Cookbook

Asparagus for Delicacy and Variety Simple and Economical Ways to Put Distinction Into Everyday Meals. A Collection of Recipe and Menu Suggestions for the Service of California Asparagus. VG+ Vintage 1st ED PB Cookbook

By: de Graf, Mrs. Belle. Home Economics Counselor and Cooking Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: CA, The Canners League of California Asparagus Section:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 44046

Condition: Very Good +


Undated vintage stapled paperback in near fine condition with sharp tips and spine ends but tiny abrasion to foot of frt cover, title and contents page. (I mean TINY, see image). Negligible soil on white background, vividly color illustrated wrappers, front and rear. Text crisp & bright. 24 pp. No illust inside but loaded with recipes. Contents are: Asparagus Appetizers/ Soups/ Salads/ Asparagus Served as a Vegetable/ Asparagus in Main Course Dishes, Special Occasion Dishes: Ten Service Suggestions. Opens with a Foreword and Facts you ought to know about asparagus, such as where the choicest a... View more info

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Rod, Horn and Gun

By: Headlam, Maurice C.B., C.M.G.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale: 1942

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 29047

Condition: Very Good +


Green cloth boards with light color loss at tips and spine ends, no major rub through. Light soil mark on fore edge of frt board, small bookstore stamp at foot of rep, no names or tears inside. Foxing on edge of pg block, text clear. 14 illustrations, 159 p. Presentable crisp copy lacking the dj. Published 1942, this binding conforms to the binding economy standard so could be a first but does not say so. From the preface: This is a fishing book; and, as fishermen like reading about fishing when the cannot fish, I hope that, at the present time especially when it is a relief to turn away for ... View more info

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NATO After Forty Years 1949 -1989

By: Kaplan, Lawrence S.; Papacosma, S. Victor; Rubin, Mark R.; Young, Ruth V.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: DE, Scholarly Resources Inc: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29476

ISBN: 0842023674

Condition: As New


Fine, 1st edition uncreased, unread glossy paperback. 293 p. The conditions existing in 1949 that made the Atlantic Alliance necessary have changed dramatically over the forty years since. Then, it seemed that only American power could shelter Europe, devastated by World War II, from the grasp of the Soviet Union; Communism appears on the brink of sweeping all of the Continent. Today, the Soviet Union not only has lost control of the Eastern bloc but also is shifting itself toward a free market economy and Western-style democracy. If East-West tension was the cement that held NATO together, w... View more info

Food Economy Recipes for Left-Overs, Plain Desserts and Salads

By: Knox, Mrs

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Johnstown, NY, Charles B. Knox Gelatine Co.:

Seller Id: 45997

Condition: Very Good


Fragile paperback is as suitable today as it was back then for those who hate to waste food. This undated (circa 1920-30) 35 pp booklet is shipped at head of stapled spine, text is bright and not brittle. Inside frt cover is an entire letter from Mrs. Charles B. Knox that tells of all the great things you can use around the kitchen to whip up a meal on a shoestring. Cover has a few chips and is age-toned at upper cover and fore edge, else crisp and unmarked. View more info

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The Gardener's Weekly Guide

By: Mannering, Rosslyn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, W. Foulsham & Co. Ltd:

Seller Id: 20677

Condition: Good +


No date, Wartime standard edition paperback with corners slightly rubbed, covers soiled and lightly discolored, small sticker pull is not an eyesore. 92 total pages, Page 64 has a few words soiled with a sticker pull that has taken a word or two but you can get the jist of the sentence on examining flower bulbs. A year of weekly chores, thoroughly covered, but you need to remember it was written in London and needs to be adapted for your area. View more info

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A Tree For Rita

By: Potter, Dan: Creator; Cole, Joan Wade; Welch, Karen K; Yawkey, Thomas D.; Sucher, Floyd

Price: $18.00

Publisher: OK, The Economy Company: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43322

ISBN: 0833211269

Condition: Near Fine


Glossy pictorial paperback shows negligible wear at tips. K-101 written on inside cover, 14 pp text crisp and unmarked. Color illustrations throughout. Collectible, gift-quality book. View more info

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The Betrayal Of Work How Low-Wage Jobs Fail 30 Million Americans

By: Shulman, Beth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, The New Press: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43517

ISBN: 1565847334

Condition: As New


Gift quality 1st edition, 2nd printing hardcover signed by author on title page. Not dedicated to anybody, just her first/last name. 255 pp text crisp and unread. Unclipped dj in new mylar is mint. The American Prospect's James K. Galbraith's praise was typical: "Shulman's slim and graceful book is a model combination of compelling portraiture, common sense, and understated conviction." Beth Shulman's powerfully argued book offers a full program to address the injustice faced by the 30 million Americans who work full time but do not make a living wage. As the influential Harvard Busi... View more info

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The Persian Gulf At The Millennium: Essays In Politics, Economy, Security, and Religion

By: Sick, Gary G.; Potter, Lawrence G.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, St. Martin's Press: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44773

ISBN: 0312175671

Condition: Fine


1st edition glossy paperback with some highlighting in first half of text. No names or tears. 345 pp plus index. In The Persian Gulf at the Millennium, the most prominent Gulf specialists from both the Western world and the Persian Gulf are brought together to look at this extraordinarily active and influential part of the world. The scholars identify and examine the issues that have the potential to affect future developments in the region, including ongoing rapid demographic changes, the relationship of the oil market to political stability and progress, the resurgence of Islam as a polit... View more info

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A Community Of The Horse Stakes & Stakeholders SIGNED

By: Smart, Bruce

Price: $75.00

Publisher: VA, Lost Mountain Graphics: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 32377

ISBN: 0974542415

Condition: Fine


A brilliant 1st edition hardcover in navy cloth boards with bright gilt titles, sharp tips and spine ends, internally unread. Glossy, unclipped dj in new mylar has a 1/2" closed tear at foot of front flap fold, else as new. Signed: Bruce Smart on title page, not to anybody in particular. Perfect for gift giving. "A Community of the Horse: Stakes and Stakeholders picks up where Bruce's first book: A Community of the Horse: Partnerships left off. It continues the exploration of the Virginia horse community, starting with breeding and flat racing, and using these to transition from the... View more info