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Surviving in an Angry World: Finding Your Way to Personal Peace

By: Stanley, Charles F.

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Howard Books: 2010-10-05

Seller ID: 012719

ISBN: 1439183562

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Cover and dustjacket show very minor visible wear. Very minor visible outer soil. Used hardcover print book with dustjacket copy of Surviving in an Angry World: Finding Your Way to Personal Peace by Charles F. Stanley. New York: Howard Books (Simon and Schuster), 2010. 242 pages. 6-3/8 x 9-3/8 inches, 24 cm. List price 24.00. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Grandmas Stories

By: Steber, Rick

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Bonanza Publishing: 2000-01-01

Seller ID: 011007

ISBN: 0945134150

Condition: Used: Very Good.


Very Good Condition used paperback book copy of Grandma's Storie, Tales of the Wild West series volume 15 by Rick Steber. Illustrations by Don Gray. CONDITION NOTES: Pages unmarked, tight binding, no spine crease, minor visible cover wear and outer soil. From the back cover: Rick Steber began writing Tales of the Wild West stories in 1973 for his syndicated newspaper column. He gathers information from personal interviews and research in journals, diaries, logs, letters, newspapers and books. As he crisscrosses the country gleaning material, Rick has gained an understanding of and deep persona... View more info

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Oregon Trail (Tales of the Wild West Series)

By: Steber, Rick

Price: $4.99

Publisher: Bonanza Pub: 1986-11-01

Seller ID: 011009

ISBN: 0945134010

Condition: Used: Very Good.


Very Good Condition used paperback book copy titled Oregon Trail. Tales of the Wild West series volume 1 by Rick Steber. Illustrations by Don Gray. CONDITION NOTES: Gift notation in ink on title page otherwise pages unmarked, tight binding, no spine crease, minor visible cover wear (sticker scrape back cover upper right) and outer soil. From the back cover: Rick Steber began writing Tales of the Wild West stories in 1973 for his syndicated newspaper column. He gathers information from personal interviews and research in journals, diaries, logs, letters, newspapers and books. As he crisscrosses... View more info

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Me Counting Time from Seconds to Centuries

By: Sweeney, Joan; Cable, Annette [Illustrator]

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Dragonfly Books: 2001-09-11

Seller ID: 013760

ISBN: 0440417511

Condition: New


New paperback picture book copy of Me Counting Time from Seconds to Centuries by Joan Sweeney. Illustrated by Annette Cable. New York: Dragonfly Books (Random House), 2001. Fourth printing. Unnumbered pages. 9 x 9 inches, 23 cm. Current list price 7.99. Accelerated Reader 2.2. AR points 0.5. Summary: Describes the relationship between a seond, minute, hour, day, week, month, year, decade, century, and millennium as measurements of time. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Tikvah: Children's Book Creators Reflect on Human Rights

By: Thomas J. Dodd Research Center

Price: $12.95

Publisher: SeaStar Books: 2001-09-01

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011662

ISBN: 1587170973

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: New book with cover showing both lower corners bumped. Unmarked, clean crisp pages. Dustjacket shows minor visible storage and handling wear. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Tikvah: Children's Book Creators Reflect on Human Rights. New York: SeaStar Books, 1999. ix, 111 pages. 8-5/8 x 11-1/4 inches, 29 cm. Reprint of book first published in 1999 by the University of Connecticut. Large heavy book. Extra shipping charge will apply to international order. Includes 14 Caldecott recipients. From the Foreword by Norman D. Stevens: Tikvah, the Hebrew word for hope, express... View more info

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A Thousand Trails: Personal Journal of William Cameron Townsend 1917-1919 Founder of Wycliffe Bible Translators

By: Townsend, William Cameron; Steven, Hugh

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Credo Publishing Corp: 1985-01-01

Seller ID: 015608

ISBN: 0920479006

Condition: Very Good


Paperback book copy of A Thousand Trails: Personal Journal of William Cameron Townsend 1917-1919 Founder of Wycliffe Bible Translators compiled and edited by Hugh Steven. Langley B.C. Canada: Credo Publishing Corp., 1984. Third printing, 1988. 224 pages. 5.25 x 8 inches, 21 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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The Guns of August (Dell Contemporary Classic)

By: Tuchman, Barbara

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Dell Publishing: 1971

Seller ID: 014526

Condition: Good


Good Condition:Unmarked. Age toned paper. Lightly age toned. Tight binding, spine creased. Moderate visible cover wear, minor outer soil. Edges stained green. Vintage mass-market size paperback book copy of The Guns of August by Barbara Tuchman. A Dell Contemporary Classic. New York: Dell Publishing, Inc., 1962. New Dell Edition, 1971. Reprint edition. Printed in U.S.A. 575 pages. 4.25 x 7 x 1 inches, 18 cm. From Wikipedia: The Guns of August, also published as August 1914, is a volume of history by Barbara W. Tuchman. It is centered on the first month of World War I. The book was awarded the ... View more info

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Classic Works on the Art of War (Boxed Set)

By: Tzu, Sun; von Clausewitz, Carl; Machiavelli, Niccolo

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 2008-11-24

Seller ID: 013302

ISBN: 0486467872

Condition: New


New in original manufacture seal: Classic Works on the Art of War. Dover (2008) original publication. Three of the most famous works on military organization and strategy ever written. When exploring the subject of war, there can be no true discussion without the fundamentals expressed in these three classics. Born in different centuries, of different cultures, and with perspectives, authors Sun Tzu (The Art of War), Machiavelli (The Art of War), and von Clausewitz (Principles of War) brilliantly discuss how to approach conflict, determine your strength, and use to emerge victoriously on and o... View more info

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Shame: Spiritual Suicide

By: Underland-Rosow, Vicki, Ph.D.

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Waterford Pub: 1995-06-01

Seller ID: 011022

ISBN: 0964494426

Condition: Used: Very Good.


Very Good Condition used paperback book copy titled Shame: Spiritual Suicide. Vicki Underland Rosow, Ph.D., author. Foreword by Ann Wilson Schaef, Ph.D. CONDITION NOTES: Unmarked, page corner crease. Tight binding, no spine crease. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. From the back cover: Shame is an unacknowledged national epidemic that is wreaking havoc on our entire society. Shame by its nature demands secrecy and diversions. Shame: Spiritual Suicide breaks down the barrier of silence and shows how shame can be transformed. Shorewood MN: Waterford Publications, 1975. 140 pages. Free shi... View more info

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Treasures of British Art: Tate Gallery (Tiny Folio Series)

By: Upstone, Robert; Serota, Nicholas

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Abbeville Press: 1996-07-01

Seller ID: 010891

ISBN: 0789205416

Condition: Very Good.


Very Good Plus Condition miniature (Tiny Folio) hardcover book copy of Treasures of British Art: Tate Gallery. Foreword by Nicholas Serota. Text by Robert Upstone. Color photographic illustrations. CONDITION NOTES: Never used copy with very tight binding, clean pages. Black marker dot on bottom outer page edges, spine bumped at head and tail, minor visible cover wear (rubbing), minimal outer soil. From the introduction: This book offers a survey of some of the finest and most interesting of the British works, including paintings, watercolours, drawings, and sculpture of all periods, as well as... View more info

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Animals That Travel (Books for Young Explorers)

By: Urquhart, Jennifer C.

Price: $5.95

Publisher: National Geographic Society: 1982

Seller ID: 011000

ISBN: 0870444506

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Minus Condition: Unmarked. Solid binding. Spine ends bumped. Spine lightly sunned. Minor cover wear. Used hardcover book copy of Animals That Travel by Jennifer C. Urquhart. National Geographic Society Books for Young Explorers series. Publisher summary: Text and illustrations describe animals that migrate in search of food and favorable conditions for survival. Washington D.C.: National Geographic Society, 1982. 31 pages. Color photographic illustrations. 8.75 x 11 inches, 28 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Boomerang: The Works of Valentyn Moroz

By: Valentyn Yakovych Moroz; Dr. Paul L. Gersper [Introduction]

Price: $17.75

Publisher: Smoloskyp: 1974-01-01

Seller ID: 010893

ISBN: 0914834002

Condition: Used: Very Good/Very Good.


Used paperback with dustjacket book copy in Very Good/Very Good Condition of Boomerang: The Works of Valentyn Moroz: A Voice from Soviet Prison. Introduction by Dr. Paul L. Gersper. Cover by Orest Polishchuk. Edited by Yaroslav Bihun. Smoloskyp Publishers, Baltimore MD, 1974. Unrevised English version of A Report Beria Reservation, copyright by Association for Free Ukraine, Inc., 1968. 8-5/8 x 5-1/2 inches, 22 cm. CONDITION NOTES: Book cover and dustjacket show some light to moderate wear. lightly age toned, no tears. Pages unmarked, age toned, very tight binding. From the Editor's Preface: Bo... View more info

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Birthday Parties in Heaven: Thoughts on Love, Life, Grief, and Other Matters of the Heart

By: Veciana-Suarez, Ana

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Plume: 2000-10-01

Seller ID: 005132

ISBN: 0452282004

Condition: Very Good.


Very Good Condition trade paperback size book copy of Birthday Parties in Heaven: Thoughts on Love, Life, Grief, and Other Matters of the Heart by Anna Veciana Suarez. This new, never read copy has a black marker dot on the bottom outer page edges, minor visible storage edgewear, and bump to back cover at spine head. Penguin Group, 2000. 177 pages, 8 x 5-3/8 inches, 21 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Earthquakes (Earth Watch Series)

By: Walker, Sally M.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Carolrhoda Books: 1996-02

Seller ID: 008327

ISBN: 0876148887

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Minor cover wear. Solid binding. Hardcover book copy of Earthquakes by Sally M. Walker. Minneapolis: Carolrhoda Books, Inc. (Lerner), 1996. This book describes how and why earthquakes occur. 48 pages, 24 cm. Accelerated Reader AR 8.1. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Berlin Games: How the Nazis Stole the Olympic Dream

By: Walters, Guy

Price: $12.95

Publisher: William Morrow: 2006-08-01

Seller ID: 001495

ISBN: 0060874120

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked pages. Black marker line across bottom outer page edges. Tight binding. Cover shows very minor storage and handling wear. Dustjacket appears new. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Berlin Games: How the Nazis Stole the Olympic Dream by Guy Walters. New York: William Morrow (HarperCollins Publishers), 2006. xiv, 368 pages. 6-3/8 x 9-3/8 inches, 24 cm. Shipping weight 2 pounds: Additional shipping fee may be requested on international order. Summary: In 1936, Adolf Hitler welcomed the world to Berlin to attend the Olympic Games. Visitors from all over the globe ... View more info

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Cities in the Sand: The Ancient Civilizations of the Southwest

By: Warren, Scott

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Chronicle Books: 1992-04-01

Seller ID: 014442

ISBN: 0811800121

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked pages. Tight binding. Minor cover wear. Hardcover book copy of Cities in the Sand: The Ancient Civilizations of the Southwest written and photographed by Scott Warren. San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1992. Printed in Singapore. 55 pages. 8 x 8.75 inches, 23 cm. Summary: Discusses some of the things archaeologists have learned about three major groups of Indians that lived in the American Southwest: the Anasazi, the Hohokam, and the Mogollon. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Build-You-Own Toolbox 1-2-3 (Home Depot Build-Your-Own 1-2-3)

By: Weinberger, Kimberly

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Scholastic: 2001-10-01

Seller ID: 010251

ISBN: 0439288592

Condition: Used: Very Good.


Used paperback copy in Very Good Condition of The Home Depot Build Your Own Toolbox 123 by Kimberly Weinberger, illustrated by Edward Miller. Unmarked, tight binding, minimal soil, very minor cover storage wear and outer soil. Gives materials needed, safety instructions, and ten illustrated steps for a child along with an adult to build a wood toolbox. Publisher recommended for elementary and junior high school age children. Scholastic, Inc., 2001. 30 pages, 8 x 8 inches, 21 cm. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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The Identity Theft Protection Guide: Safeguard Your Family Protect Your Privacy Recover a Stolen Identiy

By: Welsh, Amanda

Price: $3.95

Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin: 2004-09-02

Seller ID: 002533

ISBN: 0312327099

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Cover shows minor storage wear. Paperback book copy of The Identity Theft Protection Guide: Safeguard Your Family Protect Your Privacy Recover a Stolen Identiy by Amanda Welsh, Ph.D. New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 2004. x, 286 pages. 5.5 x 8.25 inches, 21 cm. Publisher description: The Identity Theft protection Guide is the most complete, authoritative, and easy to use resource on this crucial topic. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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How to Read Nonfiction Books Grades 4 to 6 Plus (Real Life Reading Activities EMC 572)

By: White, Tekla [author]; Robison, Don [illustrator]; Evans, Marilyn [editor]

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Evan-Moor Corporation: 1996-11-01

Seller ID: 012828

ISBN: 1557995958

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked, clean pages. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback print book copy of How to Read Nonfiction Books by Tekla White. Illustrated by Don Robison. Marilyn Evans, editor. Real Life Reading Activities series. Monterey CA: Evan Moor Corporation, EMC 572. 1996. 64 pages. 8.5 x 11 inches, 28 cm. Perforated pages. List price 7.95. From the introduction: One of the most important survival skills students can develop in school is how to read nonfiction effectively. They need to be informed about people, objects, animals, places, and events in... View more info

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Children of the Frontier (Picture the American Past)

By: Whitman, Sylvia

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Carolrhoda Books: 1998-03-01

Seller ID: 009630

ISBN: 1575052407

Condition: Used. Like New.


Like New Condition used hardcover book titled Children of the Frontier by Sylvia Whitman, Picture the American Past Series. Clean, crisp pages, unmarked, tight binding, shiny cover. Minimal visible cover wear and outer soil. From the back cover: The American frontier of the 1800s was the rough edge of a growing country. People came from the East and worked to make new homes and new lies. In Children of the Frontier, Sylvia Whitman looks at the youngest frontier settlers, the children who did chores, went to school, and learned to love the land. Accelerated Reader AR 3.8. Carolrhoda Books (Lern... View more info

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I Will Be a Doctor: The Story of America's First Women Physician

By: Wilson, Dorothy C.

Price: $6.99

Publisher: Abingdon Pr: 1983-08-01

Seller ID: 011138

ISBN: 0687197279

Condition: Used: Very Good Minus.


Very Good Minus Condition used paperback book copy titled I Will Be a Doctor! The Story of America's First Woman Physician Elizabeth Blackwell. Nashville TN: Abingdon Press, 1983. 160 pages, 8.5 x 5.25 inches, 22 cm. CONDITION NOTES: Pages unmarked, tight binding, no spine crease, cover age toned, minor plus visible cover wear and outer soil. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Meet Me at the Theresa: The Story of Harlem's Most Famous Hotel

By: Wilson, Sondra Kathryn

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Atria Books: 2004-02-17

Seller ID: 012360

ISBN: 0743466888

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Dustjacket, book cover and outer area show very minor visible wear and soil. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy titled Meet Me at the Theresa: The Story of Harlem's Most Famous Hotel. Sondra Kathryn Wilson, author. New York: Atria Books, 2004. xiii, 270 pages. 7-3/8 x 8-7/8 inches, 23 cm. List price 27.50. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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Horace Greeley: Newspaperman

By: Winders, Gertrude Hecker

Price: $8.95

Publisher: John Day Company: 1962

Seller ID: 015455

Condition: Good


Good Condition: Unmarked. Solid binding. Slight spine shift. Book cover shows minor wear and soil overall, bumped corners. Dustjacket worn through 2.5 inches on flap edge, minor soil. Vintage hardcover book with dustjacket copy of Horace Greeley: Newspaperman by Gertrude Hecker Winders. A part fiction, part historical account of the life of Horace Greeley (1811-18720, founder and editor of the New York Tribune. New York: John Day Company, 1962. Manufactured in U.S.A. 153 pages, includes Index. 5.75 x 8.25 inches, 21 cm. Gertrude Hecker Winders (1897-1987), an Indiana native, was an author of ... View more info

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Though the Heavens May Fall: The Landmark Trial That Led to the End of Human Slavery

By: Wise, Steven M.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 2006-02-15

Seller ID: 000431

ISBN: 0306814501

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Very minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Paperback book copy of Though the Heavens May Fall: The Landmark Trial That Led to the End of Human Slavery by Steven M. Wise. A Merloyd Lawrence Book. New York: Da Capo Press (Perseus Books Group), 2005. xvi, 282 pages. 6 x 9 inches, 23 cm. Current list price 19.00. Shipping weight 2 pounds: Additional shipping fee may be requested on international order. Summary: Perhaps no trial changed the course of history as much as one that took place in London in 1772: the case of James Somerset, a black man res... View more info

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The Life and Legend of Leadbelly

By: Wolfe, Charles; Lornell, Kip

Price: $17.95

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers: 1992

Edition: 60

Seller ID: 015582

ISBN: 0060168625

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor cover wear. Dustjacket front corner clipped showing minor wear and overlaid with clear mylar sleeve. Hardcover book with dustjacket copy of The Life and Legend of Leadbelly by Charles Wolfe and Kip Lornell. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 1992. First edition. xv, 333 pages. 6.5 x 9.5 inches, 25 cm. Huddie William Ledbetter (1888-1949) was an American folk and blues musician notable for his strong vocals, virtuosity on the twelve-string guitar, and the folk standards he introduced (source: Wikipedia). Free shipping on domestic orders $25 a... View more info

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Exploring Modern Art (Come Look with Me)

By: Wright, Jessica Noelani

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Charlesbridge Publishing: 2003-01-01

Seller ID: 013126

ISBN: 1890674109

Condition: New


Very Good Plus/New Condition: New hardcover book with dustjacket showing light rubbing. Come Look with Me: Exploring Modern Art by Jessica Noelani Wright, is the sixth volume in the Come Look with Me series of interactive art books from Lickle Publishing, introduces children to twelve magnificent works of art. The Come Look with Me Series was created by Gladys S. Blizzard, whose experiences as an art teacher and curator of education at Bayly Art Museum at the University of Virginia served as the basis for the first four books in the series. Bank Street College of Education for Lickle Publishin... View more info

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Hiding in the Open: A Holocaust Memoir

By: Zimering, Sabina S.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: North Star Press of St. Cloud, Inc.: 2001-10-01

Edition: 3

Seller ID: 015447

ISBN: 0878391711

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Inscription by author otherwise unmarked. Tight binding. Minor cover wear. Used paperback book copy of Hiding in the Open: A Holocaust Memoir by Sabina S. Zimering, M.D. North Star Press of St. Cloud, Inc. 2001. ix, 225 pages. Map. Illustrations. Free shipping on domestic orders $25 and over! View more info

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The Dog Who Caught the Crook and Other Incredible True Dog Tales

By: Zullo, Allan; Bovsun, Mara; Nick, Chris [Illustrator]

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.: 2004

Seller ID: 013886

ISBN: 0439668298

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Condition: Unmarked. Tight binding. Minor visible cover wear and outer soil. Used paperback book copy of The Dog Who Caught the Crook and Other Incredible True Dog Tales by Allan Zullo and Mara Bovsun. Illustrated by Chris Nick. New York: Scholastic, Inc., 2004. 108 pages. From the book cover: Read all about some amazing canines whose stories will make you laugh, gasp, smile or cry. There is Meg, the two-legged border collie who herded sheep. Or Henry, the retriever who ran right off a 140-foot cliff and lived to chase birds another day. And don't forget about Blue, the Australian bl... View more info