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One Nation: America Remembers

By: N/A

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Little Brown & Co (T): December 2001

Seller ID: 39698

ISBN: 0316516007

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


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Retrieving the American Past (Readings from The Ohio State University Electronic Bookshelf, Volume 1)

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Custom Publishing: January 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 58576

ISBN: 0536587175

Condition: Used - Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Two creses in spine from being read. Cover is clean and in good condition with some wearing along spine, edges and corners. View more info

The Story of America in Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Processing and Books, Inc.: January 1965

Seller ID: 58716

ISBN: B000O3KLHU

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Cover is clean and in good condition with mild wear along spine and edges. View more info

The LIFE History of the United States ((1775 - 1945), 12 Volume Set)

By: N/A

Price: $42.98

Publisher: Time-Life Books: January 1975

Seller ID: 75586

ISBN: B000KHAU44

Condition: Used - Very Good


1977 revised edition. All 12 volumes are gently read if at all. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Light wear on covers and spine's gilt has worn away. View more info

So Good a Cause: A Decade of the Southern Partisan

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Foundation for American Education: November 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10031

ISBN: 0962384259

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's name and green mark on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Dust cover has considerable wear on edges. View more info

William Johnson's Natchez: The Ante-Bellum Diary of a Free Negro

By: N/A

Price: $12.98

Publisher: LSU Press: September 1993

Seller ID: 66029

ISBN: 0807118559

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text. Spine uncreased, binding tight and square - Appears unread. View more info

Studies in African Music (Volume I)

By: A. M. Jones

Price: $94.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1959

Seller ID: 72642

ISBN: 0197135129

Condition: Used - Good


VOLUME ONE - Ex-library with usual marks. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. INCLUDES 2 fold out charts. . . . . . . . This books takes Ewe music as typical of all African music, thus the title, but stays on topic. Though now over fifty years old the book contains useful information about Ewe music, beginning with the easiest children's songs and progressing to the largest dance pieces, including transcriptions and performance scores. Steve Reich recommends the book highly, saying it gave him insight into another way of conceiving rhythm. -- Mikhail Lewis View more info

Patriots: The Men Who Started the American Revolution

By: A.J. Langguth

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: March 1989

Seller ID: 52567

ISBN: 0671675621

Condition: Used - Good


Cover is clean and in good condition. No writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight, spine slightly canted. View more info

Viewpoints: The Library of Congress Selection of Pictorial Treasures

By: Alan Fern

Price: $4.98

Publisher: Ayer Co Pub: June 1976

Seller ID: 47335

ISBN: 0405081065

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

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A Century of Great African-Americans

By: Alison Mundy Schwartz

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Gramercy: October 1999

Seller ID: 69839

ISBN: 0517207249

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . Brief profiles of over three hundred men and women celebrate the achievements and contributions of African-Americans in the twentieth century View more info

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The Telephone In America

By: American Telephone and Telegraph Company

Price: $4.95

Publisher: American Telephone and Telegraph Company: 1937

Seller ID: 68295

ISBN: 281BNB1003380

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . TOC: 1.) Beginnings of Telephony -- 2.) Organization of the Bell System -- 3.) Achievements and Aims -- 4.) Research and Progress -- 5.) The Wire Network -- 6.) The Radio Voice Network -- 7.) The Central Office -- 8.) Print and Vision by Wire -- 9.) The Telephone Workshop View more info

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Muslims in America: Seven centuries of history, 1312-2000 : collections and stories of American Muslims (2nd Edition)

By: Amir Nashid Ali Muhammad

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Amana Publications: March 2001

Seller ID: 70680

ISBN: 0915957752

Condition: Used - Very Good


2nd Edition (2001) No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . This is the second edition of Muslims in America-Seven Centuries of History (1312-2000) by Amir Muhammad. The author who has become well known through his traveling musuem of 'Muslims in America'has dug out new information about the presence of Muslims in early America and their continued contributions to the enrichment of American Society. It is a small book packed with much information for further reserach and reflection. View more info

Legacy to Buxton

By: Arlie C Robbins

Price: $29.95

Publisher: A.C. Robbins: January 1983

Seller ID: 36500

ISBN: B0006EIY76

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's stamp on inside front cover. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. ............. .................... .North Buxton is a rural community located in Southwestern Ontario. It was established in 1849 as a community for and by former African-American slaves who escaped to Canada to gain freedom. Rev. William King, a Scots-Irish/American Presbyterian minister and abolitionist, had organized the Elgin Association to buy 9,000 acres of land for resettlement of the refugees, to give them a start in Canada. Within a few... View more info

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American Freedom Train (Copy of the Proposal with pro-forma budget for the 'Freedom Train Bicentennial Journey - 1975/1976)

By: Arthur Stivaletta, Ross E. Rowland, The American Freedom Train Foundation

Price: $29.95

Publisher: The American Freedom Train Foundation: 1972

Seller ID: 64221

ISBN: 281BNB1003257

Condition: Used - Good


Copy of original document. No marks or writing observed in text. ilnitials and date written on cover. No date (Circa 1972) Binding tight and square. Gently read. View more info

The Day of Tragedy: September 11, 2001 : World Trade Center-The Pentagon-Flight 93

By: Barbara Shangle, Robert D. Shangle

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Amer Products Corp: July 2002

Seller ID: 57191

ISBN: 1585831441

Condition: Used - Very Good


Cover is clean and in good condition. No writing or marks observed in the text. Binding is tight and square. View more info

Allies for Freedom and Blacks on John Brown

By: Benjamin Quarles

Price: $9.98

Publisher: Da Capo Press: January 2001

Seller ID: 69058

ISBN: 0306809613

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text. Spine uncreased - appears unread. View more info

The Old West - The Trailblazers

By: Bil Gilbert, et al. (Editors)

Price: $4.57

Publisher: Time-Life Books: January 1973

Seller ID: 62973

ISBN: B0027WRE9O

Condition: Used - Very Good


Third printing revised 1979.No markings observed in text. Binding is tight and square. View more info

Up From Slavery

By: Booker T. Washington

Price: $2.25

Publisher: Bantam Publisher: 1956

Seller ID: 72226

ISBN: 281BNB1003449

Condition: Used - Acceptable


Considerable wear from use, cover creased and corners curled, spine creased. View more info

The Constitution Of The United States: Its Origin And Distinctive Features (Lecture On The Cutler Foundation At The University O

By: Burton, Theodore E.

Price: $14.98

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1923

Seller ID: 6387

ISBN: B002FX1ICO

Condition: Used - Very Good


Clean!!! No Marks. Light Wear On Cover And Toned Pages. Clean!!! No marks. Cover navy blue boards with gilt lettering. Light wear on cover, top corners bumped. Pages tanned with age. View more info

Custer's Chief of Scouts: The Reminiscences of Charles A. Varnum

By: Charles A. Varnum

Price: $12.98

Publisher: Bison Books: October 1987

Seller ID: 71842

ISBN: 0803263287

Condition: Used - Like New


No marks or writing observed in the text. Spine uncreased - appears unread. Light shelf wear on cover. View more info