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Prophets of Rebellion : Millenarian Protest Movements against the European Colonial Order. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ADAS, Michael Studies in Comparative World History series

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1979, ISBN:0807813532:

Seller ID: 113478

ISBN: 0807813532


ADAS, Michael. Prophets of Rebellion : Millenarian Protest Movements against the European Colonial Order. Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, (1979). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xxvii,(3),3-243,(1). With a few illustrations in the text. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. A volume in the Studies in Comparative World History series. Michael Adas (b. February 4, 1943, Detroit, Michigan). "This study provides new approaches to the writing of comparative history and to the analysis of social protest movements, by... View more info

Panama Canal.. Volume 15 in the International Straits of the World series. First Edition

By: AGUIRRE, Robert W. International Straits of the World, Vol.15

Price: $170.00

Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff, Leiden / Boston, 2010, ISBN:9004177280:

Seller ID: 103362


AGUIRRE, Robert W. The Panama Canal. Leiden / Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2010. First Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-xii,(2),[1]-293,(5). Maps, tables, illustrations in text. 8vo, green paper-covered boards, light green lettering to front & spine. Volume 15 in the International Straits of the World series. "The relationship between straits and interoceanic canals has always been ambiguous. Unlike straits, interoceanic canals are neither natural nor subject to a universal legal regime like the Law of the Sea. However, straits and interoceanic canals share comparable historical experiences d... View more info

Aircraft-Carriers of Great Britain, U.S.A. And Axis Nations.

By: Aircraft Carriers - World War II

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Real Photographs, Southport, Lancashire , 1942,:

Seller ID: 97357


(Aircraft Carriers - WW2). Aircraft-Carriers of Great Britain, U.S.A. And Axis Nations. Southport, Lancashire : Real Photographs, [1942]. Pp [1]-28 including covers. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated white stapled card covers. R.P. Publications 42/6. Rubbed and darkened, tear to top spine, penned marks to front cover, else good. 45.00 View more info

Baltic Straits. Volume 6 in the International Straits of the World series. First Edition

By: ALEXANDERSSON, Gunnar International Straits of the World, Vol.6

Price: $170.00

Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff, The Hague / Boston / London, 1982, ISBN:902472595X:

Seller ID: 103358


ALEXANDERSSON, Gunnar. The Baltic Straits. The Hague / Boston / London : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 1982. First Edition. Pp. (4),v-xi,(1),1-132. Maps in text. 8vo, green cloth, light green lettering to front & spine. Volume6 in the International Straits of the World series. "Professor Alexanderss on has carefully drawn the physical-hydrographic elements of the Baltic Seaand its approaches; he has vividly described the historical intereats, bot h politically and economically, of the littoral states, analysed the legal status and uses of the Baltic Straits over time, and calculated the rol... View more info

Anglican World. Vol. 2, Number 4, March - April 1962. Easter Number.

By: Anglican World BAYNE, Stephen F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Church Illustrated Limited, London , 1962,:

Seller ID: 85223


(Anglican World). Anglican World. Vol. 2, Number 4, March-April 1962. Easter Number. London : Church Illustrated Limited, 1962. Pp 1-68. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated card covers. Contents : The Vocation of Anglicanism in Wales (by Aneirin Talfan Davies); Adventurer on Uncharted Seas (by Frederick Ward Kates); The Tractor's Kiss; The Loaf of Life (by GilbertCope); 'Festal Responses at Her Majesty's (by Robin Denniston); My Second Year (by Stephen F. Bayne); On Jordan's Banks; Calvary at Mount Kenya (Elimo Njau); Reforming the Reformation (by Gordon Phillips, John Redmayne, DewiM... View more info

Anglican World International. Issue 23, Volume 4, Number 3, Trinity/Michaelmas 1964

By: Anglican World BOYD, Malcolm EARLE, G.H. MUSCHAMP, Michael

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Church Illustrated Limited, London , 1964,:

Seller ID: 85225


(Anglican World). Anglican World International. Issue 23, Volume 4, Number 3, Trinity/Michaelmas 1964. London : Church Illustrated Limited, 1964. Pp (2),3-57,(3) including covers. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated stapled wrappers. Contents : Kei Oi – The Love of Christ (by Fred Wooding);Box Office God (by Malcolm Boyd); The Great Little Diocese (by Michael Mus champ); Sir Ninian Comper (by Hubert Fenwick); After Toronto (by Dewi Morgan); The Quiet Revolution (by William S. Lea); God Has No Needs (by Stephen F. Bayne, Jr.); The Land That God Gave Cain [about the Anglican Church in... View more info

Anglican World. Vol. 2, Number 5, May-June 1962. Whitsun Number.

By: Anglican World EVANS, Bill BAYNE, Stephen F. EDWARDS, David L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Church Illustrated Limited, London , 1962,:

Seller ID: 85224


(Anglican World). Anglican World. Vol. 2, Number 5, May-June 1962. Whitsun Number. London : Church Illustrated Limited, 1962. Pp 1-64. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated card covers. Contents : Always in the Family (by Geoffrey Howard); Ressurection at Coventry (by Cuthbert Bardsley); Man of the Moment (by Dewi Morgan); Coventry Colour Section; Symbols and the Psyche (by Gilbert Cope); The Church of England in Australia (by Thomas Reed and William Ward); Hugh Rowlands Gough (by Talbot Greaves Mohan); New Delhiand Toronto (by Stephen F. Bayne); The Most Improbable Bishop (by David L. ... View more info

Anglican World. Volume 1, Number 1, 1960

By: Anglican World FAIRWEATHER, Eugene R. BAYNE, Stephen F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Church Illustrated Limited, London , 1960,:

Seller ID: 85218


(Anglican World). Anglican World. Volume 1, Number 1, 1960. London : ChurchIllustrated Limited, 1960. Pp 1-68. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illus trated card covers. Contents : The Vocation of Anglicanism (by The Archbishop of Canterbury); The View from Mount Lofty (by Nicholas Allenby); The Church of England's Glory (by Hubert Fenwick); Initiative Has Passed to the Southern Negro (by Robert R. Brown); Stamps of the Commonwealth (by A.G.K. Leonard); Africa? (by John Taylor); 'Real Nice Place, Reverend' (by James B. Portman); Sir Charles Maclean, Chief Scout (by Derek Tasker); Beginning at ... View more info

Turnbull, Scott and Company

By: APPLEYARD, H.S. World Ship Society

Price: $25.00

Publisher: World Ship Society, 1978,:

Seller ID: 28670


APPLEYARD, H.S. Turnbull, Scott, and Company. Kendal, Cumbria: World Ship Society, 1978. Pp 52. Illustrated. 8vo, red card covers. Covers slightly rubbed, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Classical Mediterranean Spirituality : Egyptian, Greek, Roman. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: ARMSTRONG, A.H., ed. World Spirituality: An Encyclopedic History of the Religious Quest, 15). ATHERTON, Patrick.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Crossroad Publishing Company, New York, 1986, ISBN:0824507649:

Seller ID: 108313


ARMSTRONG, A.H., ed. Classical Mediterranean Spirituality : Egyptian, Greek, Roman. New York: Crossroad Publishing Company, (1986). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xxiv,[1]-517,(3). 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Volume 15 in the World Spirituality: An Encyclopedia History of the Religious Quest series. General Editor: Ewert Cousins. "This volume strives to do justice to [...] two somewhat contradictory aspects of classical Mediterranean spirituality [on the one hand, it is an example of archaic spirituality, and onthe other it bears an intricate relationship to our own Europea... View more info

Blockade, 1914-1919 : Before the Armistice, and After

By: ARNOLD-FORSTER, W. Oxford Pamphlets on World Affairs, no. 17

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press / Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1939,:

Seller ID: 75463


ARNOLD-FORSTER, W. The Blockade, 1914-1919 : Before the Armistice, and After . Oxford: at the Clarendon Press, 1939. Pp. [1]-40. Small 8vo, stapled printed green and black card covers. Oxford Pamphlets on World Affairs, number 17. Includes numerous naval and submarine aspects. Spine and fore-edge sunned, else very good. 10.00 View more info

117 Days Adrift

By: BAILEY, Maurice and Maralyn World of Cruising) SCOTT, Peter, Sir (foreword)

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Adlard Coles, London, 1997, ISBN:0713659300:

Seller ID: 53113


BAILEY, Maurice and Maralyn. 117 Days Adrift . Foreword by Sir Peter Scott.L.: Adlard Coles, (1997). 1st pub 1974 ; repr A.Colds 1992, 1997. Pp. 192. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers. Toy 0698. A volume in the World of Cr uising series. "When their yacht sank beneath them in the Pacific Ocean, the Bailey family were destined to enter the record books. Their survival fornearly four months in a rubber raft - relying on their own efforts to catc h food and water - is a fantastic human story of adaptation to total alien conditions. Faint vertical crease to upper left of front cover, else vg... View more info

Greek Education, 450-350 B.C. Methuen's History of the Greek and Roman World series, First Edition in dustjacket.

By: BECK, Frederick A.G. PLATO XENOPHON Methuen's History of the Greek and Roman World

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Methuen & Co., Ltd., London, 1964,:

Seller ID: 76530


BECK, Frederick A.G. Greek Education, 450-350 B.C. London : Methuen & Co., Ltd., (1964). First UK Printing. Pp. [1]-381,(3), + 16 p. of black and white plates at rear. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine with top edge dyed red. A volume in Methuen's History of the Greek and Roman World series, edited by M. Cary. "This is a highly readable but scholarly account of Greek education as exemplified by its practice at Athens in the period 450-350 B.C." - from the dj. Contents: 1. Introduction: Myth Poetry and Education in Early Greece; 2. The Traditional Practice of At... View more info

New Zealand English

By: BELL, Allan and Koenraad KUIPER (eds.) KUIPER, Koenraad Varieties of English Around the World, General Series Vol. 25

Price: $60.00

Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 1999, ISBN:9027248854:

Seller ID: 54560


BELL, Allan and Koenraad KUIPER (eds.). New Zealand English. Varieties of English Around the World, General Series Vol. 25. Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, [1999], as stated on the Errata slip. Pp. 366. 8vo, redill. paper covered boards, white titles to front and spine. Errata slip la id in. Vg. 60.00 View more info

Czechoslovakia

By: BIRLEY, R. Oxford Pamphlets on World Affairs, no. 15

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1939,:

Seller ID: 75461


BIRLEY, R. Czechoslovakia . Oxford: at the Clarendon Press, 1939. Pp. [1]-32. With maps verso covers. Small 8vo, stapled printed yellow and black cardcovers. Oxford Pamphlets on World Affairs, number 15. Covers lightly rubbe d, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a

By: BOURGET, Charles L. World War I Area Publishers, 1:6)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: World War I Aero Publications Inc., West Roxbury, MA, 1966,:

Seller ID: 70564


BOURGET, Charles L. Royal Aircraft Factory S.E.5a . West Roxbury, MA: WorldWar I Aero Publishers Inc., 1966. Pp. 1-24. Illustrated. Triple column. 8v o, stapled illustrated pale green card covers. Volume 1, number 6 in the World War I Aero Publications series. Lightly spine sunned, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Prehistory of Britain and Ireland. First Paperback Edition

By: BRADLEY, Richard Cambridge World Archaeology series

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2007, ISBN:0521612705:

Seller ID: 114912


BRADLEY, Richard. The Prehistory of Britain and Ireland.. (Cambridge) : Cambridge University Press, (2007). First Paperback Edition. Pp (8),ix-xviii,1-321,(3). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated black card covers, lettered in white and pink. In the Cambridge World Archaeology series. "This book presents a new interpretation of the prehistory of Britain andIreland and is the ?rst in many years to consider both regions together.Richard Bradley begins the account when Britain became separatedfrom the Continent and ends with the integration of the two islands intoa wider European network shor... View more info

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International Register of Historic Ships. Signed in dj

By: BROUWER, Norman J. World Ship Society)

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Naval Institute, Annapolis, 1985, ISBN:0870213067:

Seller ID: 30523


BROUWER, Norman J. International Register of Historic Ships. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, in association with the World Ship Trust, (1985). Pp 321. 4to, blue cloth. Vg in dj. Presentation copy, signed by Brouwer. 120.00 View more info

His and Her Stories of Truro

By: Canada World Youth)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Canada World Youth, 2007,:

Seller ID: 101581


(Canada World Youth). His and Her Stories of Truro. N.pl.: (Canada World Youth, 2007). Pp (48). Illustrated. 4to, clear plastic front cover, black paper back cover and spine. "Over the last 3 monms, 18 young men and women from all over Canada andi Jamaica have lived in Truro. For the duration of their stay they have volunteered witH various organizations throughout the town. Truro became the classroom and the teachers were the citizens of Truro. While living in Truro, they collected many stories, wrote poetry and took pictures of the town that they called home. These stories, poems and pic... View more info

Propaganda in International Politics

By: CARR, E.H. Oxford Pamphlets on World Affairs, no. 16

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1939,:

Seller ID: 75462


CARR, E.H. Propaganda in International Politics . Oxford: at the Clarendon Press, 1939. Pp. [1]-30,(2). Small 8vo, stapled printed blue and black cardcovers. Oxford Pamphlets on World Affairs, number 16. Minor sunning to spi ne, else vg. 12.00 View more info