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Image for Mercer Island:  The First 100 Years

Mercer Island: The First 100 Years

By: Gellatly, Judy

Price: $34.50

Publisher: Mercer Island Bicentennial Committee: 1977

Seller ID: 129376

Condition: Very Good


Book has edgewear to covers, clean & unmarked inside and out; 149 pages, many b&w photos. View more info

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Americas Revolutionary Heritage

By: George Edward Novack

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Pathfinder Press: 2008

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 119389

ISBN: 0873484657

Condition: Fine


Very nice copy in as-new condition in every respect: creaseless and sharp-cornered covers and spine, clean text/interior with no marking of any kind. View more info

DO's: Osteopathic Medicine in America, The

By: Gevitz, Norman

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A., Johns Hopkins Univ Pr: 1982

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 115036

ISBN: 0801827779

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text shows light marking in pencil of about 20 pages. 183 pages total with a few b&w photos. View more info

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Archaeology of Prehistoric Native America: An Encyclopedia

By: Gibbon, Guy (ed.)

Price: $150.00

Publisher: N Y, Garland Publishing, Inc.: 1998

Seller ID: 122815

ISBN: 081530725X

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 941 pages. The Encyclopedia serves as a comprehensive and current introduction to the ancient societies that populated continental North America. The detailed Reader's Guide provides an overview of North American natural and cultural concepts, a discussion of the continent's pre-history, and a brief history of the study of archaeology in North America. Maps, a list of entries by cultural area and topical area, and an extensive index are invaluable ais to interested laypersons, to students,... View more info

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Windjammers of the Pacific Rim

By: Gibbs, Jim; Drucker, Phillip

Price: $14.95

Publisher: West Chester, PA, Schiffer Publishing, Limited: 1987

Seller ID: 138953

ISBN: 0887400868

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 232 pages. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. The story of windjammers and the California, Oregon, and Washington pioneers who built them. Many black and white photos and illustrations. View more info

Image for Travels to the Alseck : Edward Glave's reports from southwest Yukon and southeast Alaska, 1890-91

Travels to the Alseck : Edward Glave's reports from southwest Yukon and southeast Alaska, 1890-91

By: Glave, Edward J. ;(author) Julie Cruikshank; Doug Hitch; John Ritter

Price: $232.50

Publisher: Yukon Native Language Center: 2013

Seller ID: 144414

ISBN: 1552423689

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 408 pages, 85 maps, 108 illustrations: photos, drawings. View more info

Inventing the American Fire Engine: An Illustrated History of Patented Ideas for Fire Pumpers

By: Goodman, M.W.

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Fire Buff House Publishers: 1994

Seller ID: 142339

ISBN: 0925165158

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 199 pages, heavily illustrated with line drawings, mechanical drawings, and a great many b&w photos. View more info

Life in the 'Burg: Things That Happened After George Washington Left Town, Growing Up in Fredericksburg, VA, A

By: Goolrick, John C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, Trafford Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 110650

ISBN: 1412006996

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. This is an actual physical copy of a print on demand book. View more info

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Beyond the Shining Mountains: 36 Northwest Adventures

By: Gould, Dorothy Fay

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Portland, OR, Binfords & Mort: 1938

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 142207

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full tank cloth boards with orange lettering. Map endpapers. Inscribed by author on half-title, dated August, 1938. Many b&w photographs and illustrations. "These 36 adventures were chosen from hitherto unpublished documents, from first editions of rare books, and from original sources among old places and persons with the aim of giving a unified picture of the Pacific Northwest." View more info

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California Odyssey: An Overland Journey on the Southern Trails, 1849

By: Goulding, William R.

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Norman, OK, Arthur H. Clark Company: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114924

ISBN: 0870623737

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering. 356 pages. View more info

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California Odyssey: An Overland Journey on the Southern Trails, 1849

By: Goulding, William R.

Price: $37.95

Publisher: Norman, OK, Arthur H. Clark Company: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114931

ISBN: 0870623737

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Red cloth boards with gilt lettering. 356 pages. View more info

Image for Rocky Mountain Rendezvous:  A History of the Fur Trade Rendezvous 1825-1840

Rocky Mountain Rendezvous: A History of the Fur Trade Rendezvous 1825-1840

By: Gowans, Fred

Price: $7.12

Publisher: U.S.A., Gibbs Smith, Publisher: 1985

Seller ID: 138947

ISBN: 0879051930

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 239 pages. View more info

The Day Four Quabbin Towns Died

By: Green, J. R.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Athol, Massachusetts, U.S.A., J R Greene: 1985

Seller ID: 108052

ISBN: 0960940448

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. View more info

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Not As Briefed: From the Doolittle Raid to a German Stalag

By: Greening, C. Ross; Dorothy Greening; Karen Morgan Driscoll

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Washington State Univ Pr: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 142712

ISBN: 0874222397

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in green cloth with silver lettering. Oblong binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is wrapped in protective cover and is as new. Illustrated with b & w photos, many examples of Col. Greening's wartime drawings and paintings (many in color) and 2 maps. Includes notes, sources and index. Greening (1914-1957) flew B-25s in Doolittle's raids on Japan in 1942, flew 27 missions out of North Africa, was shot down in Italy, escaped, blew up prison train, ... View more info

Sam Houston with the Cherokees 1829 -- 1833

By: Gregory, Jack and Strickland, Rennard

Price: $8.16

Publisher: University of Texas Press: 1967

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 128112

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 206 pages with many b&w photos. Dust jacket laminated, book shows light wear only. View more info

Image for Looking Like The Enemy: My Story Of Imprisonment In Japanese-American Internment Camps

Looking Like The Enemy: My Story Of Imprisonment In Japanese-American Internment Camps

By: Gruenewald, Mary Matsuda

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Troutdale, Oregon, U.S.A., NewSage Press: 2005

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 125158

ISBN: 0939165538

Condition: Good


228 pages. Curling and liquid stained page edges. Signed by author. View more info

Image for Witch-Hunting In Seventeenth-Century New England: A Documentary History, 1638-1693

Witch-Hunting In Seventeenth-Century New England: A Documentary History, 1638-1693

By: Hall, David D.

Price: $9.38

Publisher: U.S.A., Northeastern University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 140284

ISBN: 1555530850

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 332 pages or original documents, including The Hartford witch-hunt, A servant possessed, Vehement suspicion: Eunice cole of Hampton, Two grandparents, one grandson, and a seaman, The strange death of Philip Smith, Possession of the Goodwin Children, Salem witch-hunt, etc. View more info

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Owyhee Trails: The West's Forgotten Corner

By: Hanley, Mike; Lucia, Ellis

Price: $147.95

Publisher: Caldwell, Idaho, U.S.A., Caxton Printers Ltd: 1999

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 132181

ISBN: 0870042815

Condition: Fine


Book is very clean with very light shelf wear to covers, no creases to covers or spine, sharp corners, no marking of any kind to text/interior, solid, tight, straight binding. Signed by author on front endpaper with several illustrations, June, 2007. Fold-out map is intact and undamaged, 314 pages, many illustrations and b&w photos. View more info

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The Frontier Scout & Buffalo Hunter's Sketchbook

By: Hanson, James

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chadron, Nebraska, Fur Press: 1990

Seller ID: 144450

Condition: Very Good


Clean, unmarked books with tight bindings. Later printing. Oblong: 10 7/8"w x 8 3/8"h. 48 pages each. Detailed drawings of costumes and equipment of the frontier scout, "a man for all seasons, He was able to converse in a myriad of tongues, and possessed an intimate knowledge of Plainscraft as well as a unique understanding of nature, human and otherwise." View more info

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The Mountain Man's Sketch Book: Volume One and Volume Two (Two Volume Set)

By: Hanson, James Austin; Kathryn J. Wilson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chadron, Nebraska, Fur Press: 1988

Seller ID: 144449

Condition: Very Good


Clean, unmarked books with tight bindings. Later printings. Oblong: 10 7/8"w x 8 3/8"h. 48 pages each. Detailed drawings of costumes and equipment of the "mountain men" -- white hunters and trappers in the Rockies from 1810 to 1840. View more info