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The Story of Scripture Press: The Whole Word for the Whole World

By: Adair, James R

Price: $8.95

Publisher: SP Ministries: 1998-01-01

Seller ID: 011352

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Solid binding. Minor cover wear. Used paperback book copy of The Story of Scripture Press: The Whole Word for the Whole World by James R. Adair. Glen Ellyn IL: SP Ministries, 1998. xiii, 312 pages. 7 x 10 inches, 26 cm. Summary: In these pages you will read the history of Scripture Press, a remarkable publishing company that began in Chicago in the home and hearts of Victory and Bernice Cory to make solidly based Bible curriculum available ... View more info

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Born Free: A Lioness of Two Worlds

By: Adamson, Joy

Price: $14.95

Publisher: International Collectors Library: 1987

Seller ID: 013857

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Minus Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Lightly bumped corners with other cover wear very minor. Hardcover book copy of Born Free: A Lioness of Two Worlds by Joy Adamson. Foreword to the new edition by Dr. George B. Schaller. Attached red ribbon bookmark. Garden City NY: International Collectors Library, 1987. 219 pages. Black and white illustrations. 5.75 x 8.5 inches 22 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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A Man Called Norman: The Unforgettable Story of an Uncommon Friendship

By: Adkins, Mike

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Focus on the Family Publishing: 1989

Seller ID: 004512

ISBN: 0929608259

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Minus Condition: One notation in book otherwise unmarked. Tight binding, minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback book copy of A Man Called Norman: The Unforgettable Story of an Uncommon Friendship by Mike Adkins. From the publisher description: Little did Mike Adkins know, when he moved into his new house, that one of his new neighbors was Weird Norman, the old eccentric every town seems to have. His first encounter with Norman confirmed that he... View more info

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A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr.

By: Adler, David A. [author]; Casilla, Robert [illustrator]

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.: 1991

Seller ID: 012451

ISBN: 0590436112

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback picture book copy of A Picture Book of Martin Luther King, Jr. by David A. Adler. Illustrated by Robert Casilla. Publisher description: This illustrated biography explores the life of the Baptist minister and civil rights leader whose philosophy and practice of nonviolent civil disobedience helped forge the way to equal rights. Accelerated Reader AR 3.8. Copyright 1989.... View more info

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A Picture Book of Thomas Jefferson (Picture Book Biography Series)

By: Adler, David A.; Wallner, John [illustrator]; Wallner, Alexandra [illustrator]

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Trumpet Club: 1991

Seller ID: 005863

ISBN: 0440846293

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Solid binding. Very minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback copy of A Picture Book of Thomas Jefferson by David A. Adler. Illustrated by John and Alexandra Wallner. Trumpet Club Special Edition. David A. Adler's Picture Book Biography Series. New York: Trumpet Club, 1991. Printed in U.S.A. Unnumbered pages. 9.25 x 8 inches, 21 cm. This book traces the life and achievements of the architect, bibliophile, president, and author... View more info

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Louisa May Alcott: An Intimate Anthology (New York Public Library Collector's Editions)

By: Alcott, Louisa May

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Doubleday: 1997-08-18

Seller ID: 011632

ISBN: 0385487223

Condition: Very Good


Very Good/Very Good Condition: Solid binding. Pages unmarked, clean. Minor cover storage wear. Dustjacket hows minor visible storage and handling wear. Hardcover with dustjacket book copy titled Louisa May Alcott: An Intimate Anthology. The New York Public Library Collector's Edition. From the book: The New York Public Library Collector's Editions are illustrated with original art and handwritten letters, diaries, and manuscripts from the collections of the Library. They... View more info

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The Betrayal of Liliuokalani: Last Queen of Hawaii 1838-1917

By: Allen, Helena G.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Mutual Publishing: 1982

Seller ID: 014140

ISBN: 0935180893

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Very minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used mass market size 4-paperback book copy of The Betrayal of Liliuokalani: Last Queen of Hawaii 1838-1917 by Helena G. Allen. A woman caught in the turbulent maelstrom of cultures and conflict. Honolulu HI: Mutual Publishing. Printed in Australia. Unabridged. 432 pages. Illustrations. 4-1/8 x 7 x 1 inches, 18 cm. List price 9.95. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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The Life of Jesus for Today (For Today Series)

By: Allen, Ronald J.

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press: 2008-01-21

Seller ID: 013536

ISBN: 0664231888

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback book copy of The Life of Jesus for Today by Ronald J. Allen. For Today Series. Louisville KY: Westminster John Knox Press, 2008. xi, 115 pages. 5.5 x 8.5 inches, 22 cm. List price 14.00. From the book cover: The For Today series provides accessible and reliable resources for the study of important biblical texts, theological documents, and Christian practices. In this vo... View more info

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Sitting Bull: Great Sioux Chief (Dell Yearling Book)

By: Anderson, Lavere; Cary [illustrator]

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Dell Publishing Co., Inc.: 1970

Seller ID: 014037

Condition: Good


Good Condition: Notation inside cover otherwise unmarked. Tight binding. Age toned paper. Moderate visible cover wear and outer soil. Used vintage paperback book copy of Sitting Bull: Great Sioux Chief by Lavere Anderson. Illustrated by Cary. Indian Series. A Dell Yearling book. New York: Dell Publishing Co., Inc., 1970. Third Dell printing August, 1976. Printed in the United States of America. 80 pages. 5-1/8 x 7-5/8 inches, 20 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 ... View more info

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Dear Dad: Letters from an Adult Child

By: Anderson, Louie

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Viking Penguin: 1989-12-04

Seller ID: 001695

ISBN: 0670829390

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Cover and dustjacket show minor wear and soil. Used hardcover book and dustjacket copy of Dear Dad: Letters from an Adult Child by Louie Anderson. Illustrations by Robert Zimmerman. Calligraphy by Brian Thomas Merrill. New York: Viking Penguin (Penguin Books USA, Inc.), 1989. Printed in the United States of America. x, 209 pages. 6.25 x 8.25 inches, 21 cm. From the book cover: Dear Dad is a collection of hilarious, poignant, ... View more info

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Distant Fires

By: Anderson, Scott; Kouba, Les [Illustrator]

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Pfeifer-Hamilton Publishers: 1990-10-01

Seller ID: 014303

ISBN: 0938586335

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback book copy of Distant Fires by Scott Anderson. Illustrations by Les. C. Kouba. Duluth MN: Pfeifer-Hamilton Publishers, 1990. Printed in U.S.A. 156 pages. 6 x 9 inches, 23 cm. From the book cover: Distant Fires is a classic canoe-trip story with a twist of wry. Author Scott Anderson's journey was something more than just a portage-and-paddle adventure. Certainly it was the... View more info

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Organs for America: The Life and Work of David Tannenberg

By: Armstrong, William H.

Price: $17.95

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press: 1967

Seller ID: 015592

Condition: Very Good


Very Good/Good Condition: One notation otherwise unmarked. Solid binding. Very minor cover wear. Dustjacket showing worn edges, soil, price clipped. We have added a clear Brodart protective cover over the dustjacket. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Organs for America: The Life and Work of David Tannenberg by William H. Armstrong. Foreword by E. Power Biggs. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press.1967. Second printing, 1969. Printed in U.S.A. xvi, 154 pages... View more info

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From Bondage to Liberty in Religion: A Spiritual Autobiography

By: Ashley, George T.

Price: $8.99

Publisher: Bottom of the Hill Publishing: 2012-01-01

Seller ID: 012609

ISBN: 1612034292

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of From Bondage to Liberty in Religion: A Spiritual Autobiography by George Thomas Ashley. (First published in 1919 by The Beacon Press.) Memphis TN: Bottom of the Hill Publishing, 2012. Reprint edition. 112 pages. 6 x 9 inches, 23 cm. List price 8.99. From the book cover: Dr. George T. Ashley was a Schoolteacher and Methodist Circuit Rider who was brought up in a primitive Baptist church in Mississippi. He professed conversion, joined the church ... View more info

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I Am a Star: Child of the Holocaust

By: Auerbacher, Inge

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Puffin Books: 1993-02-01

Seller ID: 013336

ISBN: 0140364013

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback book copy of I Am a Star: Child of the Holocaust by Inge Auerbacher. New York: Puffin Books (Penguin Group), 1993. Special edition. Reprint edition. 87 pages, black and white photographs. 5-1/8 x 7-5/8 inches, 20 cm. Accelerated Reader AR 6.6. AR points 2.0. Summary: The author reminiscences about her childhood in Germany, years of which were spent in a Nazi concentratio... View more info

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The Confessions of St. Augustine (Dover Thrift Editions)

By: Augustine of Hippo; Outler, Albert Cook [translator, editor]

Price: $2.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2002-10-29

Seller ID: 015096

ISBN: 0486424669

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of The Confessions of St. Augustine. Dover Thrift Editions. Unabridged Dover (2002) republication of a standard edition. Xvi, 303 pages. 5-3/16 x 8-1/4 inches, 22 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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The American Revelation: Ten Ideals That Shaped Our Country from the Puritans to the Cold War

By: Baldwin, Neil

Price: $5.95

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 2005-05-01

Seller ID: 001028

ISBN: 0312325436

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Plus Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Cover and dustjacket show very minor storage wear. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of The American Revelation: Ten Ideals That Shaped Our Country from the Puritans to the Cold War by Neil Baldwin. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2005. 253 pages. Illustrations. 6.5 x 9.5 inches, 24 cm. Shipping weight 2 pounds:; Additional shipping fee may be requested on international order. Summary: Identifying ten values that have in... View more info

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Stalin: A New World Seen Through the Man or Staline: Un Monde Nouveau Vu A Travers Un Homme RUSSIAN LANGUAGE 1936

By: Barbusse, Henri (Alexander Stetski, Introduction)

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Moscow: 1936

Edition: Russian Language

Seller ID: 008481

Condition: Very Good


Stalin: A New World Seen Through the Man or Staline: Un Monde Nouveau Vu A Travers Un Homme This edition in the Russian Language published 1936 in Moscow. Preface by Alexander Stetski. X + 352 pages + Table of Contents & Colophon. The book ends with the date 1935. 9-1/8 x 7-1/8 x 1 inch. 23.5 x 18 cm. Red over olive green textured cloth boards with stamped red author and title on front cover, white print and decorative printed box bands to spine. No dustjacket. All l... View more info

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Exploring the American West, 1803-1879 (National Park Service Handbook)

By: Bartlett, Richard A.; National Park Service (U.S.) [Producer]

Price: $2.95

Publisher: National Park Service: 1982

Seller ID: 011844

ISBN: 0912627131

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Complete. Unmarked, clean pages. Solid tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback book copy titled Used paperback book copy titled Exploring the American West 1803-1879. National Park Handbooks, compact introductions to the great natural and historic places administered by the National Park Services, are designed to promote understanding and enjoyment of the parks. Each is intended to be informative reading and a useful g... View more info

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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Great Reads Series)

By: Baum, L. Frank; Price, Nick [illustrator]

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Dalmatian Press: 2005

Seller ID: 013467

ISBN: 1403713944

Condition: New


New hardcover book copy of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum. No dustjacket as issued. Great Reads Edition: Lightly updated and annotated for the enjoyment of every reader. Cover painting by Mark Eliott. Kathryn Knight, editor. Illustrated by Nick Price. Includes brief author biography. Franklin TN: Dalmatian Press, 2005. vii, 152 pages. 5-1/8 x 8-1/8 inches, 21 cm. List price $5.99. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Leaving the Saints: How I Lost the Mormons and Found My Faith

By: Beck, Martha Nibley

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Crown Publishers: 2005-03-01

Seller ID: 005298

ISBN: 0609609912

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Red marker dot shows on bottom outer page edges. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Hardcover book with dustjacket book copy of Leaving the Saints: How I Lost the Mormons and Found My Faith by Martha Nibley Beck. Publisher summary: A memoir of one woman's spiritual quest and journey toward faith. As Mormon royalty, Beck was raised in a home frequented by the Church's high elders, and her existence was framed by their s... View more info

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The Desert and the Sown: Travels in Palestine and Syria

By: Bell, Gertrude

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2008-09-27

Seller ID: 002752

ISBN: 0486468763

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of The Desert and the Sown: Travels in Palestine and Syria by Gertrude Bell. Dover (2008) unabridged republication of he edition originally published by William Heinemann, London, 1907. 368 pages. 5-3/8 x 8-1/2 inches, 22 cm. Current list price 12.95. A magnificent account of personal discovery and political history, this intriguing narrative traces Gertrude Bell's 1905 sojourn through Lebanon, Syria, and Palestine. With an eye for vivid detail, t... View more info

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George Muller: The Guardian of Bristol's Orphans (Christian Heroes: Then & Now)

By: Benge, Geoff; Benge, Janet

Price: $7.99

Publisher: YWAM Publishing: 1999-06-07

Seller ID: 006744

ISBN: 1576581454

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of George Muller: The Guardian of Bristol's orphans by Janet and Geoff Benge from the Christian Heroes Then and Now Series. From the back cover: This bestselling, missionary biography series chronicles the exciting, challenging, and deeply touching true stories of ordinary men and women whose trust in God accomplished extraordinary exploits for His kingdom and glory. Youth with a Mission (YWAM) Publishing, Seattle WA, 1999. Eighth printing. 208 pa... View more info

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Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime (Christian Heroes: Then & Now)

By: Benge, Geoff; Benge, Janet

Price: $7.99

Publisher: YWAM Publishing: 1998-05-01

Seller ID: 006741

ISBN: 1576580199

Condition: New


New paperback book copy of Gladys Aylward: The Adventure of a Lifetime by Janet and Geoff Benge from the Christian Heroes Then and Now Series. From the back cover: This bestselling, missionary biography series chronicles the exciting, challenging, and deeply touching true stories of ordinary men and women whose trust in God accomplished extraordinary exploits for His kingdom and glory. Youth with a Mission (YWAM) Publishing, Seattle WA, 1998. Eleventh printing. 205 pages... View more info

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Lives of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence

By: Benson J. Lossing

Price: $5.99

Publisher: WallBuilder Press: 1995-02-01

Seller ID: 011282

ISBN: 0925279455

Condition: Used: Very Good.


Very Good Minus Condition used paperback book copy titled Lives of the Signers of the Delcaration of Independence: A Reprint of the 1848 Original by John Lossing Benson. CONDITION NOTES: Pages unmarked. Minor visible cover wear includes front cover crease. Tight binding, no spine crease. Very minor visible outer soil. Publisher summary: Provides a biographical sketch on each of the 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence. Aledo TX: WallBuilder Press, 1995. Fifth pr... View more info

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Digging for the Truth: One Man's Epic Adventure Exploring the World's Greatest Archaeological Mysteries (The History Channel)

By: Bernstein, Josh

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Gotham Books: 2006-11-23

Seller ID: 012480

ISBN: 1592402771

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Plus Condition: Unmarked pages. Book cover and dustjacket show very minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Tight binding. Black marker dot on bottom outer page edges. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Digging for the Truth: One Man's Epic Adventure Exploring the World's Greatest Archaeological Mysteries by Josh Berstein. The History Channel. New York: Gotham Books (Penguin Group), 2006. 198 pages. 7-5/8 x 8-3/8 inches, 22 cm. List price 27.50. Heavy Book... View more info

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William Wilberforce: The Freedom Fighter (Trailblazers Series)

By: Bingham, Derick

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Christian Focus Publications: 1998

Seller ID: 013295

ISBN: 1857923715

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Very minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used mass market paperback book copy of William Wilberforce: The Freedom Fighter by Derick Bingham. Trailblazers series. J18 Youth Biography. United Kingdom: Christian Focus Publications (CFP), 1998. 128 pages. 4-1/8 x 7 inches, 18 cm. Historical fiction. Publisher recommended for children ages 9 to 14 years. Current list price 8.99 in US Dollars. Trailblazer book are true mission... View more info

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My First Travels in North America

By: Bird, Isabella L.; Strowbridge, Clarence C. [Introduction]

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2010-05-20

Seller ID: 008041

ISBN: 0486473090

Condition: New


New paperback print book copy of First Travels in North America by Isabella L. Bird. Introduction by Clarence C. Strowbridge. Mineola NY: Dover Publications, Inc., 2010. 400 pages. 5-3/8 x 8 inches, 21 cm. List price 14.95. Reprint of The Englishwoman in America, John Murray, London. From the publisher: A woman ahead of her time, Isabella Bird (1831 to 1904) ranks among the most adventurous travel writers of her era. In this captivating travelogue, she reports to her sis... View more info

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The Day Christ Was Born: The True Account of the First 24 Hours of Jesus's Life

By: Bishop, Jim

Price: $4.95

Publisher: HarperOne: 2004-10-26

Seller ID: 010860

ISBN: 0060607947

Condition: Very Good.


Very Good Condition paperback book copy of The Day Christ Was Born: The True Account of the First 24 Hours of Jesus's Life by Jim Alonzo Bishop (1907-1987). CONDITION NOTES: This is a new, unmarked and clean, never used copy that has a black marker line on the bottom outer page edges. From the back cover: Experience with a new vividness the awe and wonder of the events leading up to the birth of Christ: the journey to Bethlehem; the first Christmas night; the visits of t... View more info

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My Bridges of Hope

By: Bitton-Jackson, Livia

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Simon Pulse: 2002-03-01

Seller ID: 005802

ISBN: 0689848986

Condition: Like New


Like New Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minimal cover wear and outer soil. Mass market size paperback print book copy of My Bridges of Hope: Searching for Life and Love After Auschwitz by Livia Bitton-Jackson. The stunning sequel to I Have Lived a Thousand Years. Simon Pulse (Simon and Schuster), 2002. 378 pages. 4.25 x 7 inches, 18 cm. List price 6.99. Accelerated Reader AR: BL 5.6, Points 10.0. Summary: In 1945, after surviving a harrowing year in Auschwitz, fourt... View more info

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Aimee Semple McPherson: Everybody's Sister (Library of Religious Biography)

By: Blumhofer, Edith L.

Price: $7.95

Publisher: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: 1993-01

Seller ID: 006052

ISBN: 0802801552

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Plus Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Very minor cover wear. Bottom outer page edges show minor storage soil. Paperback book copy of Aimee Semple McPherson: Everybody's Sister by Edith L. Blumhofer. Grand Rapids MI: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co., 1993. xiii, 431 pages. 23 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info