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Classical Greece - Great Ages of Man Series

By: Bowra, C. M.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Time Life International: 1968

Seller ID: 08080080

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good


192 pages. Edgewear to ends of spine and corners of boards, loose hinge, pages and text are very good. Chapters include Cradle of the Modern Spirit, A Confident Aristocracy, The Persian Wars, Athens in its Time of Glory and more. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Inventory No: 08080080. Hardcover View more info

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Thermopylae : The Battle That Changed the World

By: Cartledge, Paul

Price: $33.00

Publisher: Australia, Macmillan: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19040033

ISBN: 1405032898

Condition: Very Good


Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket has superficial rubbing. Dust jacket is unclipped. Remainder mark on page edges. Pages are reasonably tanned. In 480 BC, a huge Persian army, led by the inimitable King Xerxes, entered the mountain pass of Thermopylae as it marched on Greece, intending to conquer the land with little difficulty. But the Greeks - led by King Leonidas and a small army of Spartans - took the battle to the Persians at Thermopylae, and halted their advance - almost. It is one of history's most acclaimed battles, one of civilization's greatest last stands. And in ... View more info

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Hothouse Earth : The Greenhouse Effect and Gaia

By: John Gribbin

Price: $21.00

Publisher: UK, Bantam: 1990

Seller ID: 08010111

ISBN: 0593017951

Condition: Fine


272 pages. Dustjacket has creasing on top front of cover. Examines the greenhouse effect against the background of natural climatic processes. Predicts malaria in London and predicts Greece may become a desert. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Natural History & Resources; ISBN: 0593017951. ISBN/EAN: 9780593017951. Inventory No: 08010111. Hardcover View more info

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Years of Renewal : The Concluding Volume of His Memoirs

By: Kissinger, Henry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Simon & Schuster: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18070030

ISBN: 0684855712

Condition: Very Good


1151 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Dust jacket has light creasing. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear and minor chips and/or tears. Dust jacket is unclipped. Remainder mark on page edges. Perhaps the best-known American diplomatist of this century, Henry Kissinger is a major figure in world history, winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, and arguably one of the most brilliant minds ever placed at the service of American foreign policy, as well as one of the shrewdest, best-informed, and most articulate figures ever to occupy a position of power in Washington. The eagerly awai... View more info

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Savage Continent : Europe in the Aftermath of World War II

By: Lowe, Keith

Price: $48.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19060264

ISBN: 1250000203

Condition: Very Good


This is the first USA edition. 460 pages. Boards have no wear, rubbing or soiling. Dust jacket is in excellent condtion. Dust jacket is unclipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Edges of pages are reasonably browned. Pages are lightly tanned. The Second World War might have officially ended in May 1945, but in reality it rumbled on for another ten years..."The end of the Second World War in Europe is one of the twentieth century's most iconic moments. It is fondly remembered as a time when cheering crowds filled the streets, danced, drank and made love until the small h... View more info

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The Secret Memoirs of Lord Byron

By: Nicole, Christopher

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12040044

ISBN: 071811731X

Condition: Fine


416 pages. Dust jacket has minor bumping to edges. Dust Jacket un-clipped. No inscriptions. Soon after Byron's death in 1821, the greatest act of literary vandalism in history was committed : the solemn burning of Byron's memoirs, because they were considered so scandalous. For over a hundred and fifty years, it was assumed that the memoirs had been lost for ever, and that we would never know what shocking revelations they contained. But what if a secret copy of the manuscript had survived? Chritopher Nicole now makes a sensational claim: he has discovered in Greece, where Byron died, an ancie... View more info

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A History of Greece

By: Robinson, Cyril

Price: $6.00

Publisher: UK, Methuen: 1951

Edition: 8th Edition

Seller ID: 08020498

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fair


480 pages. Quite fragile with loose hinge, Boards are worn, very loose binding, writing and underlining .etc throughour book. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Inventory No: 08020498. Hardcover View more info

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The Battle of Navarino

By: Woodhouse, C. M.

Price: $113.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19060263

Condition: Very Good


191 pages. Edges of boards have superficial wear. Edges of dust jacket have superficial wear. The dust jacket has been price-clipped. Dust jacket is protected in clear, plastic sleeve. Pages are lightly tanned. The battle of Navarino was fought off the west coast of Greece in 1827. It was one of the major sea battles in our history, and with the exception of Trafalgar, the most decisive naval engagement of the 19th century. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Military & Warfare; Inventory No: 19060263. Hardcover View more info