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The Gifts of the Jews: How a tribe of desert nomads changed the way everyone thinks and feels


CAHILL, THOMAS

Octavo softcover (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Lion 2001

KEYWORDS: History religion judaism jews

$225.00
1y11/18

Golden Coast of New Zealand: Rambles, Illustrated


REID, R. C.

first edition, colour frontis and two colour plates, ex library, quarto, red cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, front is lavishly illustrated in gilt and black, 175pp, illus, scruffy & well-read but an inherently attractive book (damage to spine & contents loosening, foxing & tanning, spine is torn, bruising to board edges, moderate rubbing, few pages repaired with tape)

PUBLISHER: Reid & Co 1884

KEYWORDS: New Zealand history rambles walking tours geography flora fauna ferns fish gold

$70.00
1y11/20

Saying So Doesn't Make It So: Papers in Honour of B. Foss Leach: New Zealand Archaeological Association Monograph 17


SUTTON, DOUGLAS G. (edit)

author & archaeologist, Ian Smith's copy (Foss Leach wa his Mentor); imperial octavo, blue light card covers, black lettering to spine & front cover, frontispiece, xi+303pp, illus/diagrams, VG (covers are moderately rubbed, soiled & bruised, with a few tiny tears & small creases; spine faded, page edges tanned, Ian Smith's name in ink on fep)

PUBLISHER: New Zealand Archaeological Association 1989

KEYWORDS: archaeology lectures papers Foss Leach history anthropology lithic studies Maori war Pacific settlement patterns palaeobotany

$55.00
1y11/22

The Estuary of Christchurch: A History of the Avon-Heathcote Estuary, its Communities, Clubs, Controversies, and Contributions


penney, sarah e. w.

Octavo, black cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, 296pp, illus VG+ (slight rubbing & bruising to covers, v. light tanning to page edges & eps) in d/w VG (moderate rubbing and fading, particularlyu to spine, some few tiny tears along edges, one 1cm open tear to spine)

PUBLISHER: Penney Ash 1982

KEYWORDS: Christchurch estuary history people development culture rowing ecosystem settlements town clubs farming sheep surf life saving

$60.00
1y11/24

Greymouth Recalled: An Historical Collection of Early and Recent Photographs


FLOOD, JOHN

quarto, aquamarine light card covers, black lettering & photo on front cover, no lettering on spine, frontispiece, 141pp, illus, VG+ (slight rubbing & soiling to covers, with tiny surface loss on corners, pages v. slightly tanned)

PUBLISHER: Grey District Ratepayers & Residenta Association Inc n/d

KEYWORDS: Greymouth history photographs industry development

$110.00
1y11/32

Two Worlds: First Meetings Between Maori and Europeans, 1642 - 1772


SALMOND, ANNE

first edition, quarto blue cloth boards with red lettering to spine, russet eps, 47pp, illus, VG+ (edges v. slightly bruised & tanned: very sound) in d/w VG- (rubbing, brusing to edges, slightly soiled, some tiny closed tears, one 2cm open tear)

PUBLISHER: Viking 1991

KEYWORDS: history New Zealand European Europeans colonialism

$45.00
1y11/35

Bealey Avenue, Christchurch's North Town Belt: Its History and People


CLARK, G. L.

imperial octavo, red cloth boards with brown lettering to spine, frontispiece, 60pp, illus, VG+ (slight rubbing & fading to boards, v. slight foxing to eps & page edges( in d/w, VG- (moderate fading, particularly to spine, with rubbing & some surface loss, v. few tiny closed tears)

PUBLISHER: Caxton Press 1976

KEYWORDS: Christchurch New Zealand Bealey Avenue Ave development history urban retail

$42.50
1y11/36

Viaducts Against the Sky: The Story of Port Craig


BIRD, WARREN

imperial octavo, blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, pale blue eps with map illus, frontispiece, 184pp, illus, VG+ (slight rubbing & brusing to boards, s. foxing to page edges) in d/w VG+ (slight fading & rubbing)

PUBLISHER: Craig Printing 1989

KEYWORDS: Port Craig history development New Zealand

$70.00
1y11/37

Hooked: the Story of the New Zealand Fishing Industry


JOHNSON, DAVID & HAWORTH, JENNY (completed by)

uncommon in hardcover, quarto, olive green cloth boards with blind letteringf to spine & front cover, frontispiece, 551pp, illus Near FINE, in d/w Near FINE

PUBLISHER: Hazard Press 2004

KEYWORDS: New Zealand fishing industry history development

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The Mistresses of Charles II


MASTERS, BRIAN

Softcover octavo (VG) ; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Constable & Co. 1997

KEYWORDS: history england infedelity scandal secrets royal throne

$15.00
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Tutankhamen: The Life and Death of the Boy-King


MAHDY, CHRISTINE EL

Super octavo softcover (VG) ; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: St. Martins Press 1999

KEYWORDS: egypt ancient history king tut tutankhamen pharoh anthropology archaeology

$9.50
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Doomsday


CHANDLER, RUSSELL

Paperback (VG-) ; all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Nelson World Ltd 1994

KEYWORDS: doomsday apocalypse end of days theology history prophecies future

$14.00
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The Life and Times of Queen Anne


CURTIS, GILA

Imperial octavo hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Wdelfield and Nicholson 1972

KEYWORDS: history biography queen anne royal england

$22.00
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Ancient Egypt: Myth & History


GEDDES & GROSSET

Imperial octavo hardcover (Nr Fine) in d/w (Nr Fine); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Gresham Publishing 2002

KEYWORDS: ancient egypt myth history archaeology religion gods

$10.00
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The Spy Who Spent the War in Bed and Otehr Bizarre Tales from World War II


BREUER, WILLIAM B.

Super octavo softcover (Nr Fine); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: John Wiley & Sons 2003

KEYWORDS: spy history world war two ww2 wwii military

$12.50
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The American Civil War: A Historical Account of America's War of Sucession


Classic Conflicts

DAVIS, WILLIAM C.

Ex Library, super octavo hardcover (VG-) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Salamander Books 1996

KEYWORDS: history america civil war secession

$12.00
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The Mysterious Death of Tutankhamun: Re-Opening the case of Egypt's Boy King


DOHERTY, PAUL

Octavo softcover (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Constable & Robinson 2002

KEYWORDS: ancient egypt archaeology true crime history tutankhamun

$10.00
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Project Orion: The Atomic Spaceship 1957-1965


DYSON, GEORGE

Paperback (Nr Fine); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Penguin 2002

KEYWORDS: space race history nasa project orion nuclear

$12.50
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Arnheim 1944: The Airborne, 17-26 September


MIDDLEBROOK, MARTIN

Octavo softcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Penguin 1995

KEYWORDS: war history battle market garden operation holland

$9.50
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The Fall of Japan


CRAIG, WILLIAM

Paperback (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Pan 1970

KEYWORDS: Military history WW2 Japan 1945

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