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Image for When Nations Die: America on the Brink: Ten Warning Signs of a Culture in Crisis

When Nations Die: America on the Brink: Ten Warning Signs of a Culture in Crisis

By: Jim Nelson Black

Price: $11.55

Publisher: Wheaton, IL, Tydale: 1994

Seller ID: 5454824

ISBN: 0842380078

Condition: Very Good


Sturdy. No underlines. Light wear. In presenting the common factors that caused past civilizations to decline, Black identifies which warning signs are present in America and urges readers to take specific action against them. View more info

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Murder at Pearl Harbor (Mysteries in Time Series)

By: Jim Walker

Price: $2.05

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Broadman & Holman Publishers: 2000

Seller ID: 001079

ISBN: 0805421602

Condition: Good


It is a routine November day in 1941 at the United States Office of Naval Intelligence in San Francisco for 28-year-old graduate student Gwen Williams, until she intercepts an alarming Japanese message. When her discoveries are dismissed by her superiors, she begins her own investigation and finds that the British embassy has intercepted Japanese communications detailing plans for an attack on the American naval base in Hawaii. Gwen's Hawaiian counterpart, a woman of Jap... View more info

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Ship Ashore!: The U.S. Lifesavers of Coastal North Carolina

By: Joe A. Mobley

Price: $2.55

Publisher: Raleigh, NC, North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources: 1996

Seller ID: 5050907

ISBN: 0865262608

Condition: Very Good


Clean and sturdy. Very light wear. Recounts events leading to the establishment of twenty-nine lifesaving stations along North Carolina's treacherous coastline and the role of their gallant lifesavers in the state's maritime history. Included are dramatic accounts of numerous shipwrecks and the daring rescues of their victims. The paperbound volume is illustrated with more than 75 photographs, engravings, and maps. View more info

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A House for All Nations: A Centennial History of the Baptist Spanish Publishing House

By: Joe T. Poe

Price: $3.05

Publisher: El Paso, TX, Baptist Spanish Publishing House: 2004

Seller ID: 060631

ISBN: 0311150462

Condition: As New


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Christianity: Lifeblood of America's Free Society (1620-1945)

By: John A. Howard

Price: $3.55

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Crossbooks: 2011

Seller ID: 4343839

ISBN: 1615078584

Condition: Very Good


Light crease on bottom corner of the back cover. For many decades the teaching of American history has given ever-dwindling attention to the founding of our country and its phenomenally successful development. That failure to acquaint new generations with their proud heritage is appalling. Their Christian faith dominated the lives of the Pilgrim settlers, and standards of Christian behavior continued to guide the living of the large majority of Americans who came afte... View more info

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None dare Call It Education: What's Happening In Our Schools

By: John A. Stormer

Price: $2.05

Publisher: Florissant, Missouri, Liberty Bell Press: 1999

Seller ID: 295

ISBN: 0914053140

Condition: Good


It has the previous owners name on the first page. View more info

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None Dare Call it Education: The Documented Account of How Education "Reforms" are Undermining Academics and Traditional Values

By: John A. Stormer

Price: $2.05

Publisher: Florissant, MO, Liberty Bell Press: 1999

Seller ID: 10167

ISBN: 0914053140

Condition: Very Good


What's happening in our schools? The documented account of how education "reforms" are undermining academics and traditional values. View more info

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Seventeenth Century Isle of Wight County Virginia, Volume1 (A Heritage Classic)

By: John Bennett Boddie

Price: $79.55

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Chicago Law Printing Company: 1993

Seller ID: 90901

ISBN: 1556138873

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's name is written on the first blank page. County records abstracted by Eliza Timberlake Davis. Contains a chapter on the native inhabitants; describes early white settlers; has about sixty pages of genealogical sketches; and has about fifty pages on the history of the Bennet and Boddie families of Virginia and the Carolinas. The court records cover the Isle of Wight Book A; Will and Deed Book I, 1662-1686; Deed Book I, 1688-1704; land grants spanning 1628... View more info

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The Liberty Book: How Freedom Can & Will Be Won

By: John Bona and Don Schanzenbach

Price: $4.55

Publisher: Racine, WI, BroadStreet Publishing Group: 2016

Seller ID: 5050549

ISBN: 1424552893

Condition: Very Good


Some highlighting. News reports bring to our ears daily stories of further intrusion in our lives and increased regulations too many to number. America is losing its heritage of God-given freedoms, which were originally derived from biblical teaching. We sense that our well-sung liberties are being lost to a point of no return. The Liberty Book examines the Christian roots of liberty, idolatry, taxation, foundations for freedom, the right to bear arms, the great free... View more info

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The James River in Richmond: Your Guide to Enjoying America's Best Urban Waterway

By: John Bryan

Price: $6.80

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Charles Creek Publishing: 1997

Seller ID: 4646987

ISBN: 096563143

Condition: Very Good


This book is your constant reference for enjoying the James River in Richmond - routes for rock climbing and baits for rockfishing; access for wheelchairs and paths for rollerblades. View more info

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America's Military Adversaries: From Colonial Times to the Present

By: John C. Fredriksen

Price: $6.05

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, ABC-CLIO: 2001

Seller ID: 2755

ISBN: 1576076032

Condition: Very Good


Books on American military heroes abound. But this book is the first to focus on America's talented enemieS≪/I>—the generals, admirals, Indian chiefs and warriors, submarine captains, fighter pilots, and spies who opposed the United States with military force or other means. Often these military leaders were among the best minds of their times. For more than two centuries, the new nation's most constant military opponents were the Native Americans, led by such... View more info

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Mountain Masters: Slavery Sectional Crisis Western North Carolina

By: John C. Inscoe

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Knoxvill, TN, The University of Tennessee Press: 1989

Seller ID: 4343505

ISBN: 0870499335

Condition: Very Good


Several underlines. Light wear. Antebellum Southern Appalachia has long been seen as a classless and essentially slaveless region - one so alienated and isolated from other parts of the South that, with the onset of the Civil War, highlanders opposed both secession and Confederate war efforts. In a multifaceted challenge to these basic assumptions about Appalachian society in the mid-nineteenth century, John Inscoe reveals new variations on the diverse motives and ration... View more info

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Healing America's Wounds

By: John Dawson

Price: $0.80

Publisher: Ventura, CA, Regal Books: 1994

Seller ID: 008585

ISBN: 0830716939

Condition: Fair


Some slight water staining on a few pages. Here's is an intercessor's handbook, a guide to tak-ing part in the amazing things of God is doing today. View more info

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Healing America's Wounds

By: John Dawson

Price: $1.80

Publisher: Ventura, CA, Regal Books: 1994

Seller ID: 010551

ISBN: 0830716920z

Condition: Very Good


Here's is an intercessor's handbook, a guide to tak-ing part in the amazing things of God is doing today. View more info

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Healing America's Wounds

By: John Dawson

Price: $3.55

Publisher: Ventura, CA, Regal Books: 1994

Seller ID: 4343848

ISBN: 0830716939

Condition: New


Here's is an intercessor's handbook, a guide to taking part in the amazing things of God is doing today. View more info

Salisbury Maryland (The Postcard History Series)

By: John E. Jacob

Price: $12.05

Publisher: Charlseton, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 1998

Seller ID: 35357

ISBN: 0752412078

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's name is on the first blank page. View more info

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Death Song: The Last of the Indian Wars

By: John Edward Weems

Price: $3.55

Publisher: New York, Indian Head Books: 1976

Seller ID: 98765

ISBN: 0880296518

Condition: Good


Light discoloration on page edges. In a poignant drama of heroism, treachery and violence, John Edwards Weems eloquently recounts yet another chapter of US history: the closing decades of the nineteenth century which marked the last of the Indian wars, those bloody years when Western expansion changed forever the face of the American continent; when railroads and 'civilization' brought about the end of the American Indian's way of life, which over the centuries had evolv... View more info

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Changing Commands: The Betrayal of America's Military

By: John F. McManus

Price: $2.05

Publisher: Appleton, WI, The John Birch Society: 1995

Seller ID: 4444129

ISBN: 188191903x

Condition: Good


Light wear on cover. John F. McManus exposes the plans of U.S. leaders to convert America's military from defender of the nation to enforcer of the new world order. Includes the verbatim text of the sovereignty-destroying "Freedom From War" government document. Must reading for every American--especially the members of our Armed Forces. View more info

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A Journey Worth Taking: An Unpredictable Adventure

By: John F. Merchant

Price: $29.55

Publisher: Xlibris: 2012

Seller ID: 999278

ISBN: 1469164841

Condition: Used As New


Signed by the author. View more info

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The Gideon Ministry in Virginia 1905 - 1993

By: John Ferrell

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Radford, VA, Commonwealth Press: 1993

Seller ID: 999236

Condition: Very Good


Clean and sturdy. No underlines. Former church library book. View more info

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The Virginia Genealogist: 1958 (vol. 2)

By: John Frederick Dorman, editor

Price: $9.55

Publisher: Bowie, MD, Heritage Books: 1992

Seller ID: 4242559

ISBN: 1556135548

Condition: Good


Light creasing on the front cover. View more info

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Words of Our Nation: A Reader for Americans

By: John Gabriel Hunt

Price: $2.05

Publisher: New York, NY, Gramercy Books: 1993

Seller ID: 5941

ISBN: 0517091240

Condition: Very Good


In addition to copies of the Declaration of Independence, the Bill of Rights, and the Emancipation Proclamation, this sourcebook contains other documents, poems, essays, and speeches from two centuries of American history. View more info

Image for John C. and Hiley: The Struggle of a Coal Mining Family

John C. and Hiley: The Struggle of a Coal Mining Family

By: John H. Corns

Price: $11.55

Publisher: New York, iUniverse: 2008

Seller ID: 4242881

ISBN: 059548221X

Condition: New


Thirteen-year-old John C. McCoy slips into the cold water of the Tug Fork River and swims through the darkness to the West Virginia shore and his future. It is 1909, and in a dozen years, he and his wife, Hiley, and two daughters struggle to survive, and the couple joins the fight for food, shelter, and safety in the coal fields. In 1979, shortly after John C. dies, his grandson, an Army colonel, seeks the story of the mine wars, denied to him in public education, and th... View more info

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The Bank of Virginia: A History

By: John H. Wessells, Jr.

Price: $9.55

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, The University Press of Virginia: 1973

Seller ID: 1319

ISBN: 0813905249

Condition: Very Good


Clean, sturdy and unmarked. View more info

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A History of Warfare

By: John Keegan

Price: $3.55

Publisher: New York, Knoph: 1993

Seller ID: 011849

ISBN: 0394588010

Condition: Very Good


In his sweeping new study, Keegan ( The Face of Battle ) examines the origins and nature of warfare, the ethos of the primitive and modern warrior and the development of weapons and defenses from the battle of Megiddo (1469 B.C.) into the nuclear age. Keegan offers a refreshingly original and challenging perspective. He characterizes warriors as the protectors of civilization rather than as its enemy and maintains that warfare is "entirely a masculine activity." Though w... View more info

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Fields of Battle: The Wars for North America

By: John Keegan

Price: $2.05

Publisher: New York, Vintage: 1997

Seller ID: 5252952

ISBN: 0679746641

Condition: Good


Sturdy. No underlines. Several page corners are lightly creased. At once a grand tour of the battlefields of North America and an unabashedly personal tribute to the military prowess of an essentially unwarlike people, Fields of Battle spans more than two centuries and the expanse of a continent to show how the immense spaces of North America shaped the wars that were fought on its soil. of photos. View more info

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On Seas of Glory: Heroic Men, Great Ships, and Epic Battles of the American Navy

By: John Lehman

Price: $2.55

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 2002

Seller ID: 002497

ISBN: 0684871777

Condition: Very Good


In On Seas of Glory, the U.S. Navy meets a storyteller worthy of its noble history. Former Secretary of the Navy John Lehman gives a sweeping narrative of the service's illustrious past, from the Revolutionary War to the present day, filled with the ships that dominated the seas, equally titanic personalities, and the battles that made history. Lehman profiles naval greats from John Paul Jones to William "Bull" Halsey, as well as the lesser-known sailors who have made... View more info

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Women and Men on the Overland Trail

By: John Mack Faragher

Price: $2.25

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1979

Seller ID: 15941

ISBN: 0300026056

Condition: Fine


Sturdy. Some highlighting. Discoloration on page edges. This classic book offers a lively and penetrating analysis of what the overland journey was really like for midwestern farm families in the mid-1800s. Through the subtle use of contemporary diaries, memoirs, and even folk songs, John Mack Faragher dispels the common stereotypes of male and female roles and reveals the dynamic of pioneer family relationships. This edition includes a new preface in which Faragher look... View more info

Image for The Life of George Washington, Commander in Chief of the American Forces, during the War Which Established the Independence of His Country, and First President of the United States: Volume 4

The Life of George Washington, Commander in Chief of the American Forces, during the War Which Established the Independence of His Country, and First President of the United States: Volume 4

By: John Marshall

Price: $17.55

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Elibron Classics: 2005

Seller ID: 17041

ISBN: 1402179251

Condition: Very Good


Clean, sturdy and unmarked. This Elibron Classics book is a facsimile reprint of a 1805 edition by C. P. Wayne, Philadelphia. View more info

Image for Fire on the Mountain: The True Story of the South Canyon Fire

Fire on the Mountain: The True Story of the South Canyon Fire

By: John N. Maclean

Price: $3.30

Publisher: New York, Washington Square Press: 2000

Seller ID: 5454298

ISBN: 0743410386

Condition: Very Good


Very light wear. A gripping account of the tragic 1994 South Canyon forest fire that killed fourteen firefighters chronicles the string of seemingly small human blunders that contributed to the tragedy. View more info

Image for He's My Brother: A Black Activist and a Former Klansman Tell Their Stories

He's My Brother: A Black Activist and a Former Klansman Tell Their Stories

By: John Perkins & Thomas A Tarrants, III

Price: $3.55

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Chosen: 1994

Seller ID: 2043

ISBN: 0800792149

Condition: Good


Light curling. View more info

Image for The Agency: The Rise and Decline of the CIA

The Agency: The Rise and Decline of the CIA

By: John Ranelagh

Price: $8.54

Publisher: New York, Touchstone: 1987

Seller ID: 4747101

ISBN: 0671639943

Condition: Very Good


Light wear. View more info

Image for Involvement: Being a Responsible Christian in a Non-Christian Society

Involvement: Being a Responsible Christian in a Non-Christian Society

By: John Stott

Price: $2.05

Publisher: Old Tappan, NJ, Fleming H. Revell Company: 1985

Seller ID: 009599

ISBN: 0800714180

Condition: Good


A Crucial Questions Book View more info

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Religious Apartheid: The Separation Of Religion From American Public Life

By: John W. Whitehead

Price: $2.05

Publisher: Chicago, Moody Press: 1994

Seller ID: 30733

ISBN: 0802478913

Condition: Good


Acknowledging the ongoing amputation of true Christianity from the body of our society, Whitehead explains why the church's false ideas of faith have encouraged this secular assault, often leading to retreat by the church itself. View more info

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An American Dream

By: John W. Whitehead

Price: $2.05

Publisher: Charlottesville, VA, Rutherford Institute: 2005

Seller ID: 37933

ISBN: 0891074228

Condition: Very Good


Several underlines. In this seminal work, Whitehead calls all Christians to take a stand for the freedoms we have come to cherish in this country. View more info

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Religious Apartheid: The Separation Of Religion From American Public Life

By: John W. Whitehead

Price: $2.55

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Moody Press: 1994

Seller ID: 75934

ISBN: 0802478913

Condition: Very Good


Very light wear.Acknowledging the ongoing amputation of true Christianity from the body of our society, Whitehead explains why the church's false ideas of faith have encouraged this secular assault, often leading to retreat by the church itself. The author offers a surprising road map for ultimate victory of Christian influence in America. View more info

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The Second American Revolution

By: John W. Whitehead

Price: $2.55

Publisher: Westchester, IL, Crossway: 1985

Seller ID: 4646498

ISBN: 0891073671

Condition: Very Good


This faith-and-freedom classic, written by John Whitehead, helped inspire untold numbers of individuals to dedicate their lives to fighting for religious freedom. As theologian Dr. Francis Schaeffer said: “If there is still an entity known as ‘the Christian church’ by the end of this century, operating with any semblance of liberty within our society here in the United States, it will probably have John Whitehead and his book to thank.” View more info

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The Second American Revolution

By: John W. Whitehead

Price: $2.05

Publisher: Westchester, IL, Crossway: 1985

Seller ID: 5050382

ISBN: 0891073671

Condition: Good


There is a note written inside the front cover. A number is written on the back cover. No underlines. Sturdy. This faith-and-freedom classic, written by John Whitehead, helped inspire untold numbers of individuals to dedicate their lives to fighting for religious freedom. As theologian Dr. Francis Schaeffer said: “If there is still an entity known as ‘the Christian church’ by the end of this century, operating with any semblance of liberty within our society here i... View more info

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The Second American Revolution

By: John W. Whitehead

Price: $2.55

Publisher: Westchester, IL, Crossway: 1985

Seller ID: 5050625

ISBN: 0891073671

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's name is on the first blank page. Very light wear. No underlines. Ships fast! This faith-and-freedom classic, written by John Whitehead, helped inspire untold numbers of individuals to dedicate their lives to fighting for religious freedom. As theologian Dr. Francis Schaeffer said: “If there is still an entity known as ‘the Christian church’ by the end of this century, operating with any semblance of liberty within our society here in the United Sta... View more info

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Oh Say Can You See Unexpected Anecdotes About American History

By: John Whitcomb & Claire Whitcomb

Price: $2.05

Publisher: New York, NY, Quill William Morrow: 1987

Seller ID: 307103

ISBN: 0688086640

Condition: Good


Several highlights and light wear. Everything you always wanted to know-but your history teacher never told you-about the human and humorous side of American history from life at the White House to the exploits of the country's most celebrated philanderers tho the wild wild west View more info

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Defying ISIS: Preserving Christianity in the Place of Its Birth and in Your Own Backyard

By: Johnnie Moore

Price: $3.66

Publisher: Nashville, TN, W Publishing Group: 2015

Seller ID: 4141322

ISBN: 0718039599

Condition: New


Has a Christian Holocaust Begun? A Christian genocide at the hands of Islamic extremists is unfolding in the Middle East. Entire Christian populations have been eliminated, and the ultimate aim of ISIS is to eradicate the world of Christianity. They are well on their way. Thousands of Christians arrive in refugee camps daily as tents can be seen for miles across the countryside of Jordan, N. Iraq and Lebanon. Churches have been demolished, crosses burned and r... View more info

Image for AMERICAN LION: Andrew Jackson in the White House

AMERICAN LION: Andrew Jackson in the White House

By: Jon Meacham

Price: $8.60

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2008

Seller ID: 4747121

ISBN: 0812973461

Condition: New


Andrew Jackson, his intimate circle of friends, and his tumultuous times are at the heart of this remarkable book about the man who rose from nothing to create the modern presidency. Beloved and hated, venerated and reviled, Andrew Jackson was an orphan who fought his way to the pinnacle of power, bending the nation to his will in the cause of democracy. Jackson’s election in 1828 ushered in a new and lasting era in which the people, not distant elites, were the guidin... View more info

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Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power

By: Jon Meacham

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2012

Seller ID: 5050892

ISBN: 1400067669

Condition: New


NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review • The Washington Post • Entertainment Weekly • The Seattle Times • St. Louis Post-Dispatch • Bloomberg Businessweek In this magnificent biography, the Pulitzer Prize–winning author of American Lion and Franklin and Winston brings vividly to life an extraordinary man and his remarkable times. Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power gives us Jefferson the politician and president, a great ... View more info

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Mapping the Third Sector: Voluntarism in a Changing Social Economy

By: Jon Van Til

Price: $8.55

Publisher: The Foundation Center: 1988

Seller ID: 5353352

ISBN: 0879542403

Condition: Very Good


Very light wear. Sturdy. Very few small notations. Voluntary action is a process whose diverse nature makes it hard to put your finger on the sum of its effects, observes social scientist Jon Van Til. But that is precisely what Professor Van Til undertakes in this scholarly new work which sets the stage for a coherent view of the voluntary sector. The enormous impact of the voluntary sector appears with greater clarity as Van Til views voluntary action through its interr... View more info

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Saving America - A Christian Perspective of the Tea Party Movement

By: Jonathan Wakefield

Price: $8.25

Publisher: Mississippi, Crossover: 2012

Inscription: Signed with a note by the Author

Seller ID: 4444757

ISBN: 0983749620

Condition: Very Good


There are two strips of clear tape inside the front cover that had held the price tag. America faces some of its biggest crises ever. After reaching the brink of economic collapse in 2008, Americans awoke to the reality of how fragile their nation had become. Many identified the source as the dramatic expansion of governmental power at all levels under both political parties, and they united to form the Tea Party movement to advance the principles of limited government. ... View more info

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America's New Slavery? Or America's Salvation: FMRI Technology Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, all Americans Should Be Concerned

By: Jose Collazo

Price: $12.54

Publisher: 2010

Seller ID: 222241

ISBN: 1450073778

Condition: Fine


Tightly bound. No markings on text. The cover shows some light wear and a crease on one corner. Ships fast! View more info

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Bombshell : The Secret Story of America's Unknown Atomic Spy Conspiracy

By: Joseph Albright and Marcia Kunstel

Price: $5.54

Publisher: New York, Times Books: 1997

Seller ID: 5353960

ISBN: 081292861x

Condition: Very Good


Ted Hall was a physics prodigy so gifted that he was asked to join the Manhattan Project when he was only eighteen years old. There, in wartime Los Alamos, working under Robert Oppenheimer and Bruno Rossi, Hall helped build the atomic bomb. To his friends and coworkers he was a brilliant young rebel with a boundless future in atomic science. To his Soviet spymasters, he was something else: "Mlad," their mole within Los Alamos, a most hidden and valuable asset and the ... View more info

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Ten Tea Parties

By: Joseph Cummins

Price: $3.05

Publisher: New York, Bristol Park Books: 2012

Seller ID: 4646062

ISBN: 0884865770

Condition: Very Good


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Founding Brothers: The Revolutionary Generation

By: Joseph J. Ellis

Price: $2.05

Publisher: New York, Vintage Books: 2000

Seller ID: 894946

ISBN: 0375705244

Condition: Good


In this landmark work of history, the National Book Award—winning author of American Sphinx explores how a group of greatly gifted but deeply flawed individuals–Hamilton, Burr, Jefferson, Franklin, Washington, Adams, and Madison–confronted the overwhelming challenges before them to set the course for our nation. The United States was more a fragile hope than a reality in 1790. During the decade that followed, the Founding Fathers–re-examined here as Founding B... View more info

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West Orange: New Jersey (Images of American Series)

By: Joseph P. Nole II

Price: $9.54

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia: 1998

Seller ID: 474890

ISBN: 0752412930

Condition: Very Good


Light creasing on the top corner of cover and pages. Covering the late 1800s through the twentieth century, "West Orange" depicts the unique history of a 300-year-old suburban community whose residents reflect a wide spectrum of ethnic backgrounds, lifestyles, and interests. The exquisite images in this book are coupled with the informative and entertaining text of local historian Joseph P. Nole II. Travel back in time to discover an earlier West Orange and the people wh... View more info

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Arab American Almanac (The Most Comprehensive Reference Book on Arab Americans)

By: Joseph R. Haiek

Price: $34.55

Publisher: Glendale, CA, The News Circle Publishing House: 2010

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 4343641

ISBN: 0915652293

Condition: Used As New


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The Legacy of George Mason (The George Mason Lectures)

By: Josephine F. Pacheco

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cranberry, NJ, Mason University Press: 1983

Seller ID: 6060911

ISBN: 0913969001

Condition: Very Good


The dust jacket has some wear and tear an the back and front. View more info

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The Way of Duty: A Woman and Her Family in Revolutionary America

By: Joy Day Buel And Richard Buel Jr.

Price: $2.05

Publisher: NY, Norton And Company: 1984

Seller ID: 999763

ISBN: 039301762

Condition: Good


Light fading on page edges. Combining the skills of a gifted writer and a scholar's grasp of early America, The Way of Duty draws readers into a vividly evoked world. The Buels have used a rich trove of documents to tell the story of a Connecticut woman, Mary Fish Silliman (1736–1818), whose adventures illuminate the day-to-day realities of living through the American Revolution. View more info

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The Grolier Library of North American Biographies Complete 10 Volume Set

By: Julia Banks (editor)

Price: $71.55

Publisher: Danbury, CT, Grolier Educational Corporation: 1994

Seller ID: 4343424

ISBN: 071727246X

Condition: Very Good


This set consists of brief biographical sketches of more than 2,000 North Americans of the past and present, written for middle- and high-school students. Most are one or two pages in length, with only the very famous (e.g., Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Edison) occupying three pages. Each volume focuses on a broad subject area, such as activists, athletes, entrepreneurs and inventors, performing artists, and political and military leaders. The basis for assigning a biograp... View more info

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Mark Twain and His Wolrd: America's Greatest Writer and Wit

By: Justin Kaplan

Price: $2.55

Publisher: New York, NY, Crescent Books: 1982

Seller ID: 011770

ISBN: 0517388634

Condition: Very Good


An illustrated study of Mark Twain's seventy-five years and the social, intellectual, and political climate of America during his lifetime View more info

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Everything in Its Path: Destruction of Community in the Buffalo Creek Flood

By: Kai T. Erikson

Price: $2.30

Publisher: New York, Touchstone: 1976

Seller ID: 5454409

ISBN: 0671240676

Condition: Fine


Several underlines. Light wear. Previous owner's name is inside the front cover. The 1977 Sorokin Award–winning story of Buffalo Creek in the aftermath of a devastating flood. On February 26, 1972, 132-million gallons of debris-filled muddy water burst through a makeshift mining-company dam and roared through Buffalo Creek, a narrow mountain hollow in West Virginia. Following the flood, survivors from a previously tightly knit community were crowded into trailer hom... View more info

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First Friend: Thomas Jefferson: The Original Social Networker (Wakestone Legacy Series)

By: Kathleen Reid

Price: $8.05

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Wakestone Press: 2011

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Seller ID: 333111

ISBN: 1609560124

Condition: Good


Thomas Jefferson developed the first social network 200 years before the founders of MySpace, Facebook and LinkedIn were born. He wrote more than 20,000 letters to thousands of friends during his lifetime. His network was the foundation of a lifelong commitment to learning that left a legacy we all benefit from today. First Friend brings Thomas Jefferson, third president of the United States, author of the Declaration of Independence, author of the Statutes of Virginia f... View more info

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Primitives: Our American Heritage

By: Kathryn M. McNerney

Price: $2.55

Publisher: Paducah, KY, Collector Books: 1979

Seller ID: 5454119

ISBN: 0891451021

Condition: Very Good


Clean and sturdy. Very Light Wear. Light discoloration on page edges. This release is not only an identification and value guide to hundreds of primitive tools, furniture and household items, it is also a look at life in days gone by. Loaded with information and filled with photographs on primitives, this book is a must for primitive collectors. View more info

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Front Line of Freedom: African Americans and the Forging of the Underground Railroad in the Ohio Valley

By: Keith P. Griffler

Price: $38.05

Publisher: Lexington, KY, The University Press of Kentucky: 2004

Seller ID: 4343477

ISBN: 0813122988

Condition: New


The Underground Railroad, an often misunderstood antebellum institution, has been viewed as a simple combination of mainly white "conductors" and black "passengers." Keith P. Griffler takes a new, battlefield-level view of the war against American slavery as he reevaluates one of its front lines: the Ohio River, the longest commercial dividing line between slavery and freedom. In shifting the focus from the much discussed white-led "stations" to the primarily black-led f... View more info

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Brothers of the Forest

By: Ken Henderson

Price: $24.54

Publisher: Pounding Mill, VA, Henderson Publishing: 2005

Inscription: Signed with a note by the author

Seller ID: 4343530

ISBN: 189102907x

Condition: Used As New


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