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HOW TO STAY ALIVE IN THE WOODS

By: Angier, Bradford

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Collier: 1970

Seller ID: 3896


Complete guide to food, shelter and self-preservation that makes starvation in the wilderness next to impossible. SVT26-78. View more info

A SHORT HISTORY OF THE CHINESE PEOPLE

By: Goodrich, L. Carrington

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Harper Torchbooks: 1963

Edition: 1st Harper Torchbook edition

Seller ID: 25806


Good plus condition with light normal usage showing. Text is tight and mostly clean with some pages having underlining. If a photo is showing with this description it is not from us. If you would like a photo, please request one. Need to send a gift? We offer free domestic drop delivery, free gift wrapping and card for almost any occasion. Just let us know the occasion and your message. ; Textbook; 8 x 5 1/4; 290+12 pages View more info

BROTHERHOOD Individual View Community View

By: Guthrie Malcolm X Gregory Lipsitz Geronimo Lewis Braurigan Kazin Nemerov Margolis Coy Varela Bishop

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mcdougal, Littell: 1972

Seller ID: 8110


Other authors not shown. Small stamped ownership. Will look up author/title. ; B&W Photographs; 6x8; 151+ pages View more info

CULTURAL LITERACY What Every American Needs to Know

By: Hirsch, E. D. Jr.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Houghton and Mifflin: 1987

Seller ID: 10595


039543095x. Tan/brown boards/gld lettering. Hardly any usage showing. DJ has a couple of sticker residues. Minor edge wear, etc. Price clipped.. ; 8vo; 251 pages View more info

THE CUBAN AMERICAN FAMILY ALBUM

By: Hoobler, D. , Hoobler T. (Authors). , Hijuelos, Oscar (Introduction by)

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Trade Edition

Seller ID: 25618


Better than the very good discription given due to prior minor dampness at bottom of rear cover and inside bottom of dust jacket. Text is clean/tight with green/blue covers/ crisp copper lettering on spine. Contains interviews, excerpts from diaries and letters, newspaper accounts, profiles of famous individuals and pictures from family albums portray the Cuban American experience. Includes Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, novelist Cristina Garcia, entertainers Desi Ar... View more info

SOCIAL CULTURE A Treatise on Etiquette, Self-Culture, Dress, Physical Beauty and Domestic Relations Together with Socia, Commercial and Legal Forms

By: Rosebud ?

Price: $58.00

Publisher: King-Richardson Co.: 1903

Seller ID: 8160


Ecru boards/blk lettering. Boards are very discolored from dampness/age, etc. Endpapers have mold discoloring. Pencilled ownership. Some other pages have dampness discoloring. Frontispiece is b/w photo of Rosebuds children. Most of text is quite clean/tight. Still a nice find of a scarce book. ; 6x8; 387+ pages View more info

TURKEY'S GIFT TO THE PEOPLE

By: Rucki, Ani

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Scholastic Book Serv: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 25678


In good plus condition with some usage showing. Covers have small folds at corners along with some edge wear/nicks. Usual library/discard markings showing. Text is clean/tight. Photo available upon request. Need to send a gift? We offer free domestic drop delivery, free gift wrapping and card for almost any occasion. Just let us know the occasion and your message. Based upon a traditional Navajo folktale. ; Ex-Library; 8 1/2 x 11 View more info

TO LAY A HEARTH

By: Scovel, M.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7395


Blue/black boards. Gold/blue lettering. Family bookshelf selection. Nicely illustrated DJ. Teeny crease at DJ spine top. ; 8vo; 148 pages View more info

THE FAMILY Love Alienation the Generation Gap

By: Sladek Thurber Roethke Updike Berriault Perr Epstein Van Doren Saroyan Heaney Dickey O'Connor Jones

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mcdougal, Littell: 1972

Seller ID: 8111


Other authors not noted. Small stamped ownership. Will look up author/title; 6x8; 151+ pages View more info

SONS OF THE SHAKING EARTH - THE PEOPLE OF MEXICO AD GUATEMALA - THEIR LAND, HISTORY AND CULTURE

By: Wolf, Eric

Price: $10.00

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1972

Edition: no edition given

Seller ID: 25577


In very good condition with only light usage showing. Text is clean/tight except for small inked ownership at top of free front endpaper. Top of spine cover is a tiny bit of surface damage. A deep history of Middle America, Mexico and Guatemala. Three chapters deal with the geography of Middle America with the biology of its inhabitants and variegated languages, four chapters trace the prehistoric expansion of its culture, four others explore the altered rhythms of its g... View more info