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The Big Change: America Transforms Itself 1900-1950, Allen, Frederick Lewis
1 Allen, Frederick Lewis The Big Change: America Transforms Itself 1900-1950
Harper & Bros New York 1952 First Edition Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good 
slight wear and bumping, , pages untrimmed, includes book report article by Henry Seidel Canby 500419 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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Slaves in the Family [SIGNED COPY], Ball, Edward
2 Ball, Edward Slaves in the Family [SIGNED COPY]
Viking 1998 0670881066 / 9780670881062 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs, art works, facsimile documents, etc. 
Signed by the author on the title page. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 504pp including genealogical tables, sources, notes, and index. The author is a direct descendant of one Elias Ball, who was a planter in South Carolina, and who built a slave dynasty that lasted 167 years. 757022 
Price: 25.20 GBP
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John Brown's Body., Benet, Stephen Vincent
3 Benet, Stephen Vincent John Brown's Body.
David Bruce and Watson 1970 Hardback with Dust Wapper. Very Good plus Very Good. 
Wrapper has edge wear. Corners bumped. Ex School library (stamped in title page only.) 373pp. A Pulitzer Prize winning prose poem on the American Civil War, first published in a limited edition in 1928 and now a minor classic. 614027 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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The Invasion Of Canada: 1812-1813, Berton, Pierre
4 Berton, Pierre The Invasion Of Canada: 1812-1813
McClelland and Stewart 1980 0771012357 / 9780771012358 Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Very Good. Illustrated with maps 
Wrapper (now protected) has edge wear. 363 pp. including sources, notes, bibliography and index. The Americans in 1812 had thought that an invasion of Canada would bloody John Bull's nose. They were wrong. 647068 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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The Hammonds of Redcliffe, Bleser, Carol
5 Bleser, Carol The Hammonds of Redcliffe
Oxford University Press 1981 0195029208 / 9780195029208 Hardback with dust wrapper. Near Fine Good. 
Wrapper (now protected) has edge wear. 421pp Including Index The 400-year saga of s=an American family, told mostly through the correspondence of the participants. 615034 
Price: 10.76 GBP
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6 Boyd, Loree Spirit Moves : The Story of Six Generations of Native Women
New World Library (Calif.) 1996 1880032597 / 9781880032596 Large Format Paperback UNREAD 
The author is a Cree / Blackfoot Metis Native American. This is her story, and that of her family 115576 
Price: 4.28 GBP
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Longman History of the United States of America, Brogart, Hugh
7 Brogart, Hugh Longman History of the United States of America
Longman 1985 0582353858 / 9780582353855 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with six maps 
Slight reading wear. 740pp including index. In five parts: The Settlement, The Old Order and the American Revolution, The Age of Equality, the Age of Gold, and the New Work. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 766234 
Price: 11.50 GBP
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8 Brooks, Van Wyck The World of Washington Irving
Readers Union / J M Dent 1947 Hardback without dust wrapper. Very Good 
Starring, apart from Irving himself, such American worthies as Thomas Jefferson, William Dunlap, Edgar Allen Poe and Audubon, and set in Philadelphia, New York, New England, The Southern states, England and the Wild West. Highly readable. 568086 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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Through These Men: Some aspects of America's Passing History, Brown, John Mason
9 Brown, John Mason Through These Men: Some aspects of America's Passing History
Hamish Hamilton 1956 First UK Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good plus Good 
Wrapper (now protected in clear acetate ) has edge wear and some small closed tears. Previous owner's name on endpaper. Endpapers discoloured. 584022 
Price: 7.65 GBP
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For the President: Personal and Secret: Correspondence between Franklin D Roosevelt and William C Bulllitt, Bullitt, Orville H (ed)
10 Bullitt, Orville H (ed) For the President: Personal and Secret: Correspondence between Franklin D Roosevelt and William C Bulllitt
Andre Deutsch 1973 023396441X / 9780233964416 Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white plates 
Wrapper (now protected in clear acetate ) has edge wear . Errata slip bound in. Bullitt was the first US Ambassador to the Soviet Union, and later to France, at the beginning of WW2, becoming Ambassador-at-Large after the fall of France, and towards the end of the war an officer inn the Free French Army. His letters to the President paint vivid pictures of the eminent (and notorious) people he met, and his take on current events. 568110 
Price: 22.05 GBP
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Portrait Of Canada, Callwood, June
11 Callwood, June Portrait Of Canada
New York: Doubleday and Company Inc 1981 0385057466 / 9780385057462 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Near Fine Very Good. Map endpapers. 
365 pp. including bibliography and comprehensive index. Wrapper (now protected) has slight edge wear 634115 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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12 Campbell, A. E. America Comes of Age. The Era of Theodore Roosevelt.
Macdonald 1971 0356037703 / 9780356037707 First Edition Trade Paperback AS NEW UNREAD Illustrated in colour and mono 
115510 
Price: 3.15 GBP
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Grant Takes Command: The vital years of the American Civil War, Catton, Bruce
13 Catton, Bruce Grant Takes Command: The vital years of the American Civil War
J M Dent 1970 0460039458 / 9780460039451 Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Good Worn Illustrated with frontispiece photo portrait of Ulysses S Grant, and maps by Samuel H Bryant. 
Wrapper (now protected in clear acetate ) has some edge wear 579017 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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An American Melodrama : The Presidential Campaign of 1968, Chester, Lewis & Godfrey Hodgson & Bruce Page
14 Chester, Lewis & Godfrey Hodgson & Bruce Page An American Melodrama : The Presidential Campaign of 1968
The Literary Guild 1969 Hardback with dust wrapper. Good Good to Very Good. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Some overall wear. One corner bumped. Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 814pp including index Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 785174 
Price: 14.95 GBP
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15 Chesterton, Cecil edited with an introduction by D.W Brogan A History of the United States
JM Dent & Sons 1943 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Very Good 
Some overall wear. Previous owner's name on endpaper . 356pp including bibliography. 500432 
Price: 5.95 GBP
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The Grand American Avenue 1850-1920, Cigliano, Jan and Sarah Bradford (editors)
16 Cigliano, Jan and Sarah Bradford (editors) The Grand American Avenue 1850-1920
San Francisco: Pomegranate Artbooks 1994 156640679X / 9781566406796 First Edition Stiff caqrd covers with french flaps. UNREAD - (Light Shelf Wear only) Illustrated with black-and-white photographs throughout text. 
389pp Including bibliography, notes and comprehensive index. American urban architecture and landscape design. Our price includes a shipping adjustment to allow for an extra heavy book or set. Normal shipping/postage rates will apply. We will not ask you for extra shipping. 614109 
Price: 24.75 GBP
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17 Clark Champ And the Editors of Time Life Books The Civil War Series - Gettysburg The Confederate High Tide
USA Time Life Books 1986 0809447562 Hardback no dust wrapper Very near fine Illustrated with black-and-white and colour photographs, drawings and maps 
Pewter coloured sculpted covers with colour photograph laid on. Slight mark on rear board 118315 
Price: 6.75 GBP
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18 Coffer, William E (Koi Hosh) Phoenix - The decline and return of the Indian People
NY: Van Nostrand Reinhold 1979 0442261314 / 9780442261313 Hardback with dust wrapper. Very Near Fine Very Good or better Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
A history of the indigenous people of North America, their struggle for survival after the Europeans colonised the country, and the modern story of the dramatic change in their relationship with the US Government and their perception on the part of the American people as a whole. Owners name on endpaper. wrapper curling along top edge. 118738 
Price: 6.75 GBP
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The Sulivans and the Slave Trade, Collister, Peter
19 Collister, Peter The Sulivans and the Slave Trade
Rex Collings 1980 0860361217 / 9780860361213 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Good Reading Copy Portrait frontispiece. 
EX-library with the usual stamps and imperfections Wrapper taped to endpapers. Pages beginning to yellow at edges. 196pp including bibliography and index 757019 
Price: 6.26 GBP
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20 Cooke, Alistair Alistair Cooke's America
British Broadcasting Company 1973 0563121823 / 9780563121824 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Very Good or better Illustrated with mono and colour photographs 
Wrapper has very slight edge wear 117327 
Price: 6.30 GBP
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