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Image for Whig Party of Louisiana, The (USL History Series, Number Six)

Whig Party of Louisiana, The (USL History Series, Number Six)

By: Adams, William H.

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Lafayette, LA, University of Southwestern Louisiana: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 610139


Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 305 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Light shelfwear to the cover. Corners are bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Politics & Government; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 610139. Hardcover View more info

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Boss Rule in South Texas: The Progressive Era

By: Anders, Evan

Price: $31.73

Publisher: Austin, University of Texas Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 607036


Book in excellent condition - head and tail of spine bumped, previous owner's name inside back cover, light shelf and edge wear. Dust jacket has light shelf and edge wear including fold-over corners a little worn, two short tears now neatly mended, label shadow on front cover. Explores working of the Democratic machines of four South Texas counties, the role of Hispanics in the area, the economic development of the Lower Rio Grande Valley, the progressive movement, the... View more info

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Urban Problems and Public Policy Choices

By: Bergsman, Joel; Wiener, Howard L.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Praeger Publishers: 1975

Seller ID: 110620


Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 347 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Bumped and rubbed. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Politics & Government; ISBN: 0275058603. ISBN/EAN: 9780275058609. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 110620. Hardcover View more info

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Everyone Is Entitled to My Opinion

By: Brinkley, David

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Random House, Incorporated: 1996

Seller ID: 601350


"March 19, 1989--I am pleased to report there is one more thing we don't have to worry about. The Internal Revenue Service has sent a report . . .saying that in the event of war and nuclear attack on this country, the collection of taxes will continue. . . .It says in the areas of this country hardest hit, delinquent taxpayers will be give a little extra time. For those who have worried about this--if there are any--who have wondered whether in a nuclear attack the... View more info

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Governing after Communism: Institutions and Policymaking

By: Dimitrov, Vesselin; Klaus H. Goetz; Hellmut Wollmann

Price: $61.75

Publisher: Lanham, Maryland, Rowman & Littlefield: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 606869


From the Governance in Europe Series. Book in excellent condition - very rare underlining, lower corner back cover and last 15 pages bumped, light shelf and edge wear. The evolution and governance in Central and Eastern Europe. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 295 pages, index, references, list of interviewees. Single volume only of set or series. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Politics & Government; Sociology & Culture. ISBN... View more info

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Communist Cartoons: Cartoons from TheCommunist 1921-22

By: Espoir and others; Eric Hobsbawn (introduction

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, James KlugmannPictorials Ltd.: 1982

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 607961


Book in very nice condition - light shelf and edge wear only. "The Communist" was the weekly organ of the Young Communist Party. It published 131 issues, from August 5, 1920 to February 3.1923 when it was replaced by the Worker's Weekly. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 52 pp. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Politics & Government; 1920s; Comics & Graphic Novels. ISBN: 0946114005. ISBN/EAN: 9780946114009. Pictures of th... View more info

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Elections to Open Seats in the U.S. House: Where the Action Is

By: Gaddie, Ronald Keith; Charles S. Business Process Engineering: Reference Models for Industrial Enterprises III

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Lanham, Maryland, U.S.A., Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 604257


239 pages, index, references. Book in nice condition--underlined, no highlighting. Exterior in very nice condition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; United States; Sociology & Culture. ISBN: 0742508617. ISBN/EAN: 9780742508613. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 604257. Paperback View more info

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Fortunate Son: George W. Bush and the Making of an American President

By: Hatfield, James

Price: $42.75

Publisher: New York, St Martins Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 103919


367pp; The first edition that caused such a firestorm that it had to be pulled and a second edition released before it was reprinted; As new condition; Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Multiple copies available this title. Quantity Available: 2. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Politics & Government. ISBN: 0312242689. ISBN/EAN: 9780312242688. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory ... View more info

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Democratization and Revolution in the USSR 1985-1991

By: Hough, Jerry F.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Brookings Institute Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 606717


Book in very nice condition - head and tail of spine bumed, occasional underlining, especially first first pages and last 100 pages. Dust jacket has top to bottom crease on back cover, otherwise lightest shelf and edge wear only. An analysis of Gorbachev's leadership. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 542 pages, index. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: History; USSR; Modern; Politics & Government. ISBN: 0815737483. ISBN/EAN: 97808... View more info

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Diplomacy in the Near and Middle East - A Documentary Record: 1535-1914

By: Hurewitz, J. C.

Price: $166.25

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, D. Van Nostrand Company: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106345


Although this is Volume 1 only of a 2-volume set, it does stand on its own. Volume 1 is the documentary record from 1535 - 1914, and volume 2 goes from 1914 - 1956. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 291 pp. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Dust Jacket worn at edges, small chips and tears. Paper Dust Jacket is also substantially discolored. Minimal shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: History; P... View more info

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Build, Operate, Transfer: Paving the Way for Tomorrow's Infrastructure

By: Levy, Sidney M.

Price: $61.75

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 606737


More and more governments are moving to the Build-Operate-Transfer process to build, refurbish and modernize infrastructure - allowing private developers to design, finance, construct an operate revenue-producing projects, and then turn them over to the community at the end of an agreed payback period. Real world, case oriented approach to studying this process. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 411 pages, index. Book in excellent condition - lightest shelf and... View more info

Image for My Husband Is Not a Wimp!: Margulies Cartoons from the Houston Post

My Husband Is Not a Wimp!: Margulies Cartoons from the Houston Post

By: Margulies, Jimmy

Price: $6.18

Publisher: Austin, Texas, U.S.A., Eakin Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 601477


In addition to drawing six political cartoons a week for the Houston Post, Jimmy Margulies does illustrations for magazine, advertising, record albums, caricatures at parties, and bulletin boards for his wife's nursery school class. Book in very nice condition--very light edgewear only--gift condition. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Comics & Graphic Novels; Politics & Government. ISBN: 0890156719. ISBN/EAN: 9780890156711. P... View more info

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Dining at the Governor's Mansion

By: McQueary, Carl R.

Price: $14.25

Publisher: College Station, Texas, Texas A&M University Press: No date

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 607446


Book inscribed by the author on the half title page, " From the Mansion to your house-- Carl R. McQueary." Book in excellent condition - tiny bump to tail of spine, otherwise light shelf and edge wear only. Front cover of dust jacket is sun faded, otherwise light shelf and edge wear only. One part culinary history, one part social history, with a generous helping of First Texas family recipes. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 317 pages, index. Quan... View more info

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Elections by Design: Parties and Patronage in Russia's Regions

By: Moraski, Bryon

Price: $28.50

Publisher: DeKalb, Illinois, Northern Illinois University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 606871


Book in excellent condition - light underlining, "compliments of Northern Illinois University Press" stamp on first page, otherwise lightest shelf and edge wear only. Dust jacket has creased at top edge front cover, otherwise lightest shelf and edge wear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 164 pages, index, bibliography. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Politics & Government; Russia; ISBN: 0875803555. ISBN/EAN: 97808758035... View more info

Image for O Dialogo: Para a Construcao do Novo Homem Numa Sociedade Democratica

O Dialogo: Para a Construcao do Novo Homem Numa Sociedade Democratica

By: Moteoliva, Jose Maria

Price: $17.10

Publisher: Sao Paulo, Brazil, Edicoes Loyola: 1986

Seller ID: 109249


Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 265 pp. Text is in Portuguese. Pages are tight and clean. Light shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Politics & Government; Non-English Language::Portuguese; Portuguese Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 109249. Paperback View more info

Image for Fergusons of Texas, The:  Two Governors for the Price of One

Fergusons of Texas, The: Two Governors for the Price of One

By: Nalle, Ouida Ferguson

Price: $237.50

Publisher: San Antonio, TX, Naylor Company: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001659


There is an article taped onto the front endpaper from the Dallas Times Herald, dated December 8, 1946. This article was written about the release of the book by T. Hudson McKee, a journalist for the Times Herald. Across from this article is the personal bookplate of T. Hudson McKee, showing that this was his personal copy. It is signed by the author, who is the daughter of the two governors the book is about. This makes for a very special copy of this book. There i... View more info

Image for Lei Organica Dos Municipios do Estado de Sao Paulo

Lei Organica Dos Municipios do Estado de Sao Paulo

By: No Author Stated

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Sao Paulo, Brazil, Atlas: 1976

Seller ID: 110992


Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 186 pp. Text is in Portuguese. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Light shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Politics & Government; Portuguese Language; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 110992. Paperback View more info

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Man Over Money: The Southern Populist Critique of American Capitalism

By: Palmer, Bruce

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S.A., University of North Carolina Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 604303


311 pages, index, notes, bibliography. Book in excellent condition--no flaws. Part of the Fred W. Morrison Series in Southern Studies. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Politics & Government; United States; Business, Finance & Marketing. ISBN: 080781427X. ISBN/EAN: 9780807814277. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 604303. Hardcover View more info

Image for Le Theatre de Versailles: L'Assemblee Au Jour Le Jour du 24 Mai au 25 Fevrier

Le Theatre de Versailles: L'Assemblee Au Jour Le Jour du 24 Mai au 25 Fevrier

By: Pelletan, Camille

Price: $123.50

Publisher: Paris, France, E. Dentu: 1875

Edition: Apparent First Edition

Seller ID: 001421


Picture of a face has been pasted onto front endpaper. Size: 12mo - over 6 3/4" - 7 3/4" tall. 283 pp. Text is in French. Pages are yellowed, but are tight and clean. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact, bar chips to top and/or bottom section of spine. Moderately foxed throughout. Cover is bumped and rubbed, with quite a bit of shelfwear. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: History; Non-English Language::French; France; 19t... View more info

Image for A Key to Soviet Politics: The Crisis of the Anti-Party Group

A Key to Soviet Politics: The Crisis of the Anti-Party Group

By: Pethybridge, Roger

Price: $47.50

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger: 1962

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 606877


Book in excellent condition - head and tail of spine lightly bumped, previous owner's name inked top of first page, foxing top edge. Dust jacket has sun faded spine, very short tear top edge back cover, inked price inside front fold-over, light shelf and edge wear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 207 pages, index, bibliography. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: History; Russia; 1950s; Politics & Government. Pictures of this ite... View more info