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300 Years of Gravitation. 1st UK in dj.

By: HAWKING, Stephen W. and W. ISRAEL, eds. ISRAEL, W., ed.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1987, ISBN:0521343127:

Seller ID: 96306


HAWKING, Stephen W. and W. ISRAEL, eds. 300 Years of Gravitation . Edited by S.W. Hawking and W. Israel. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1987). First UK Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-xiii,(1),[1]-684,(6). 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1. Hawking's "Newton's Principia"; 2. S. Weinberg's "Newtonianism and today's physics"; 3. R. Penrose's "Newton, quantum theory and reality"; 4. A.H. Cook's "Experiments on gravitation"; 5. C.M. Will's "Experimental gravitation from Newton's 'Principia' to Einstein's general relativity"; 6. T. Dam... View more info

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A History of the Jews in Baghdad. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SASSOON, David Solomon

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Letchworth, England, Solomon D. Sassoon: 1949

Seller ID: 116438


SASSOON, David Solomon. A History of the Jews in Baghdad. Letchworth, England : "Published by His Son, Solomon D. Sassoon", (1949). First Edition. Pp (8),i-vi,1-236,(1) + frontispiece, 6 b&w photo plates. 8vo (145 x 222 mm), blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Frontispiece photo captioned "Hachamim and Rabbis of Baghdad, 1910." David Solomon Sassoon ("David Suleiman Sassoon"), (b. 1880 – d. 1942) was a renowned collector of Hebrew manuscripts from Baghdad, a bibliophile, and grandson of 19th Baghdadi Jewish community leader David Sassoon. He originally o... View more info

A Plague of Sailors. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: CALLISON, Brian.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Collins, London , 1971, ISBN:000221654X: 1971

Seller ID: 90323

ISBN: 000221654X


CALLISON, Brian. A Plague of Sailors. London : Collins, (1971). First Edition. Pp [1]-[252],(2). 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Brian Richard Callison (b. July 13, 1934, Manchester, England) former Merchant Navy officer and noted author of sea fiction. "It is just before dawn in a remote Highland glen. At the main gate of what seems to be a hydro-electric station lounges the bored watchman, counting the minutes before he comes off duty. The headlights of a distant car are the only touch of life in a tranquil scene. And then.. And then we are pitchforked ... View more info

Above and Beyond : Citation. in dj

By: HAREL, Yehuda Ben-Nun, Yochai ) ALBAZ, Nathan) BERIG, Emil)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Olive Books of Israel, 1972,:

Seller ID: 41929


HAREL, Yehuda. Above and Beyond : Citation. Translated from Hebrew by Michael Belling. Tel-Aviv: Olive Books of Israel, (1972). Pp 192 + 16 p of photos. 8vo, green cloth. In the New Breed Series. Included is a chapter "Yochai Ben-Nun: Naval Hero" (pp.27-58). The other Israeli War Heroes here: Emil Berig, Ron Feller, Oded Abarbanel, Mer Harzion, Amnon Aboukai, Nathan Albaz, Oved Lidijinsky, Yitschak Jibli, and Captain Sa'adia Elkayam-Supapo. Vg in rubbed, torn dj. 32.00 View more info

Actors and Identity in the Middle East. Bison Paper 14.

By: SASLEY, Brent E. (ed.). DIZBONI, A. RANA, Shazia NOSSAL, Kim Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Centre for Defence and Security Studies, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, 2010, ISBN:9780978086855:

Seller ID: 94066


SASLEY, Brent E. (ed.). Actors and Identity in the Middle East. Bison Paper14. (Winnipeg : Centre for Defence and Security Studies, University of Man itoba, July 2010). First Edition. Pp [i]-iv,1-99,(1). Maps. Tables. 8vo, brown and orange card covers. Contents : Introduction: Tensions in the MiddleEast (by Shazia Rana and Nick Vlahos). 1. The Road to Taba: A Bi-Decadal H istory of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict (by Martin Bunton). 2. Protecting Ashraf (by David Matas). 3. Geopolitics of Resources in the Middle East: Human Capital, Land, Oil, and Water (by Houchang Hassan Yari). 4. Iran's Fo... View more info

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Adam and Cain : Symposium of Old Bible History, Sumerian Empire, Importance of Blood of Race, Juggling Juggernaut of the Leaders of the Jews, the Gothic Civilization of Adam and the Ten Commandments of His Church. Second Printing in dustjacket

By: MURRAY, William. H.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Meador Press / The Author: 1952

Seller ID: 116466


MURRAY, Wm. H. Adam and Cain : Symposium of Old Bible History, Sumerian Empire, Importance of Blood of Race, Juggling Juggernaut of the Leaders of the Jews, the Gothic Civilization of Adam and the Ten Commandments of His Church. Tishomingo, Oklahoma : Hon Wm. H. Murray / Boston : Meador Press, 1952. Second Printing. Pp. (6),7-638,(3), with frontispiece + 54 b&w photos and illustrations in the text. 8vo (145 x 210 mm), red cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. The jacket adds sub-title : "Adam and Cain : Adam Known as Thor, Zor, or Zeus in Greek Mythology, ... View more info

Advances in the Study of Societal Multilingualism.

By: FISHMAN, Joshua A. (ed.). MEISEL, John de VRIES, John SCOTTON, Carol Myers

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Mouton Publishers, The Hague / Paris / New York , 1978, ISBN:9027977429:

Seller ID: 98303


FISHMAN, Joshua A. (ed.). Advances in the Study of Societal Multilingualism. The Hague / Paris / New York : Mouton Publishers, (1978). Student Edition. Pp [i]-xiii,(3),1-842,(2). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, red card covers. Contents : Part One: Language Contact. 1. Bilingualism, Language Contact,and Immigrant Languages in the United States. A Research Report, 1956-1970 (by Einar Haugen). 2. Some (German-English) Language Contact Phenomena at the Discourse Level (by Michael G. Clyne). 3. Triglossia and Swahili-English Bilingualism in Tanzania (by M. H. Abdulaziz Mkilifi). Part Two: LanguageM... View more info

Adventures in the Holy Land : Vivid accounts of the land of the Bible, and of their own deeply moving experiences, are given by five members of The Second Mile Holy Land Tour group

By: POPE, William, (ed.) MacQUEEN, Stanley G. CORSTON, John, Rev. Dr. ELLIOTT, Waldo, Rev.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lancelot Press, Hantsport, 1980, ISBN:0889991383:

Seller ID: 66767


POPE, William, (ed.). Adventures in the Holy Land. [cover adds: Vivid accounts of the land of the Bible, and of their own deeply moving experiences, are given by five members of The Second Mile Holy Land Tour group]. Hantsport : Lancelot Press, (1980). First Edition. Pp (3),4-67,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, trade paperback. Pope's "Tel Aviv to Bethlehem"; Rev. Dr. John B. Corston's "From Jerusalem to Jericho"; Rev. Waldo Elliott's "Beautiful Galilee" and "Nazareth, Haifa, and Caesarea"; Rev. Stanley G. MacQueen's "One Day in Jerusalem"; and Rev. Walter Murray'... View more info

Adversaries : America, Russia and the Open World 1941-62. Firs Editon in dustjacket

By: BALFOUR, Michael

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, Boston and Henley, 1981, ISBN:071000687X:

Seller ID: 113426


BALFOUR, Michael. The Adversaries : America, Russia and the Open World 1941-62. London, Boston and Henley : Routledge & Kegan Paul, (1981). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xv,(1),1-259,(1). Index. 8vo, red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "The AtJantic Charter of 1941 constituted the West's blue-print for post-war society. Accordingly it is here that Michael Balfour begins his account of how America and Russia developed as the rival super-powers' in that society. By 1962 the American concept of an Open World had brought a widedegree of political and economic freedom to half the globe, together wi... View more info

Aeroplane and Astronautics. Volume 99, Number 2546, August 5, 1960

By: JAMES, Thurstan, (ed.) FRICKER, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Temple Press Limited, London, 1960,:

Seller ID: 115566


JAMES, Thurstan, (ed.). The Aeroplane and Astronautics. Volume 99, Number 2546, August 5, 1960. London : Temple Press Limited, 1960. Pp 1-18(ads),[147]-172. IIlustrated. Advertisements. Large 8vo, colour illustrated stapled wrappers, lettered in red, white and black. Contents : British Civil Aviation Prospects - wiht Particular Reference to B.O.A.C.; Cranwell's Royal Visit; D.H. Propellers for the Tyne : The Tyne Propeller in Detail - I; The TynePropeler in Detail - II; Israel's Aircraft Industry; A New Spanish Fighter ; Project Ranger [Further details of the ingenious American spacecraft desi... View more info

Age of Wonders. First Canadian Edition in dustjacket

By: APPELFELD, Aharon International Fiction List No. 10 BILU, Dalya (trans.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lester & Orpen Dennys, Toronto, 1982, ISBN:0919630936:

Seller ID: 7411


APPELFELD, Aharon. The Age of Wonders. Translated by Dalya Bilu. (Toronto) : Lester & Orpen Dennys, (1982). First Canadian Edition. International Fiction List No. 10. Pp. 270. 8vo, cream cloth, gilt titles to spine. Very goodin dustjacket. 25.00 View more info

Agricultural Settlement. Israel Today number 2.

By: HARMAN, Avraham. Israel Today, 2).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Israel Digest, Jerusalem, 1963,:

Seller ID: 105945


HARMAN, Avraham. Agricultural Settlement. Israel Today number 2. Jerusalem:Published by "Israel Digest", P.O.B. 92, June 1963. Third Revised Edition. Pp. (4),5-39,(1), + 8 p. of black and white photos. Illustrated. Small 8vo , stapled printed white and red card covers with red and black lettering tofront cover. Israel Today, number 2. Contents: 1. Settlement: The Beginnin gs -- The Turning Point -- Cooperation and Collectivism -- The Role of the Zionist Organization -- The Era of the Mandate -- Developments after 1948 -- The Agricultural Offensive -- Community Development in New Villag... View more info

Aliya. First Ediiton in dustjacket

By: AUERBACH, Aliza AUERBACH, Aliza

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ministry of Defence Publishing House, Jerusalem, 1992, ISBN:9650506446:

Seller ID: 112810


AUERBACH, Aliza. Aliya. [Jerusalem] : Ministry of Defence Publishing House,(1992). First Edition. Pp (214) unnumbered. Folio, blackcloth, silver lett ering to front board and spine. Aliza Auerbach (1940-2016) was a photographer and chronicler of Israeli society. In this volume, she deals with immigration. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Cocked, else very good in nicked dustjaccket. 50.00 View more info

America's Jerusalem Policy, 1947-1948. pbk.

By: KAUFMAN, Menahem BAUER, Yehuda, preface ELATH, Eliahu, intro.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Institute of Contemporary Jewry, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, 1985,:

Seller ID: 78646


KAUFMAN, Menahem. America's Jerusalem Policy, 1947-1948 . [Preface by Yehuda Bauer. Introduction by Eliahu Elath.] Jerusalem: Institute of Contemporary Jewry, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1985. Second Printing. Pp. (8),[vii]-xi,(1),[1]-178,(2). 8vo, illustrated white card covers. Spine slightly sunned with a small bump to the tail of the spine, else vg. 40.00 View more info

American Protestantism and Antisemitism.

By: LITTELL, Franklin H.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Shazar Library, The Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Vidal Sassoon International Center, Jerusalem, 1985,:

Seller ID: 79740


LITTELL, Franklin H. American Protestantism and Antisemitism. (Jerusalem) :Shazar Library, The Institute of Contemporary Jewry, Vidal Sassoon Interna tional Center for the Study of Antisemitism, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1985. Pp [1]-51,(1). 8vo, tan card covers, printed in black. Study Circle of World Jewry in the Home of the President of Israel, No. 5. Very good. 17.00 View more info

Ancient Mediterranean World : From the Stone Age to A.D. 600. First Editionin dustjacket

By: WINKS, Robin W., and Susan P. MATTERN-PARKES MATTERN-PARKES, Susan P.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, New York / Oxford, 2004, ISBN:0195155629:

Seller ID: 113579


WINKS, Robin W., and Susan P. MATTERN-PARKES. The Ancient Mediterranean World : From the Stone Age to A.D. 600. New York / Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2004. First Printing. Pp (4),v-xv,(1),1-255,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, copper lettering to front board and spine. "What is a city, and what forms did urbanization take in different times and places? How do peoples and nations define themselves and perceive foreigners? Questions like these serve as the framework for The Ancient Mediterranean World: From the Stone Age to A.D. 600. This book provides a concise overvi... View more info

And It Was My War Too. 1st pr.

By: MAXWELL, Ian (ed.) GLAZOV, Yuri MacDONALD, A.A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Little Daisy Press, Tancook Island, 1994, ISBN:189574427X:

Seller ID: 97009


MAXWELL, Ian (ed.). And It Was My War Too : A Companion to "This Was My War". Collected and edited by Ian Maxwell. Tancook Island, N.S. : The Little Daisy Press, (1994). First Printing. Pp [i]-viii,9-313,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, decorated white card covers with black titles to front and spine. Includes the following articles: Egon, Erna & Louise Fries's "Good Luck-- Even in Hell"; Yuri Glazov's "Russian Veterans I Knew"; Renata Kartsaklis's "Partisan: The Story of George Kartsaklis"; Zbigniew A. Konczacki's "An Unforgettable Chapter in My Life"; A.A. ("... View more info

And It Was My War Too. Second Printing.

By: MAXWELL, Ian (ed.). GLAZOV, Yuri. MacDONALD, A.A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Little Daisy Press, Tancook Island, 1995,:

Seller ID: 18931


MAXWELL, Ian (ed.). And It Was My War Too : A Companion to "This Was My War". Tancook Island, N.S. : The Little Daisy Press, (January 1995). Second Printing. Pp [i]-[viii],9-313,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, white card covers. Of nautical interest : "H.M.S. Raleigh" by A.A. Macdonald. Articles by Bryan Castleton, Nathaniel Cohen, Egon, Erna & Louise Fries, Yuri Glazov, Renata Kartsaklis, Zbigniew A. Konczacki, A.A. Macdonald, Ronald A. Mosley, ans Israel Unger. Vg. 12.50 View more info

Animal and Man in Bible Lands

By: BODENHEIMER, F.S., Dr. Collection de travaux de l'Academie Internationale d'Histoire... 10

Price: $30.00

Publisher: E.J. Brill, Leiden, 1960,:

Seller ID: 74399


BODENHEIMER, F.S., Dr. Animal and Man in Bible Lands. Leiden: E.J. Brill, 1960. Pp. [i]-viii,[1]-232, including frontis. 4to, red cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. Collection de travaux de l'Academie Internationale d'Histoire des Sciences, no. 10. Text in English. Dampstain to upper right front corner, discreetly-inked name to ffep, else vg. 30.00 View more info

Annapois Royal and Other Poems. First Edition

By: PARTRIDGE, Thomas J.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Powell Publishing Co., Gloucester, Mass., 1925,:

Seller ID: 110448


PARTRIDGE, Thomas J. Annapois Royal and Other Poems. No place [Gloucester, Mass./ Cambridge, Mass.?] : No publisher or printer, n.d. [1920s]. First Edition. Pp (10),[1]-33,(3), including frontispiece: "The Statue of Sieur de Monts, at Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia". Small 8vo, dark olive cloth, gilt lettering to front, plain spine. Not in Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana. Thomas Jefferson Partridge. The poems: "Art", "Annapolis Royal" (pp.2-3), "To Your Tents, 0 Israel" [ including the line, "Gird up thy loins, 0 Canada, The dawn is in the crimson sky; To falter now... View more info