A history of North America concentrating on European interests and rivalries and their influence on the development of the New World.A history of North America concentrating on European interests and rivalries and their influence on the development of the New World.Read Less
Good in very good dust jacket. Super solid and smoke free condition. X-libris with library markings and labels. Some browning on the page edges and inside the front and back covers. Otherwise, inside pages are awesome! 261 p. Audience: Children/juvenile.
Fair. *Condition Acceptable a book with obvious wear. May have some damage to the cover but integrity still intact. The binding may be slightly damaged but integrity is still intact. Possible writing in margins, possible underlining and highlighting of text, but no missing pages or anything that would compromise the legibility or understanding of the text. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections.
Fine- in Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. First published in the USA in 1973, this is the English edition from 1974, 261 pages. "This book gives good attention to Europe's age of exploration because of its later influence in the new world; then the author moves on to North America's colonization." FINE-HARDCOVER, GOOD DUST JACKET. Jacket has two closed tears both are two-three inches in length.
Very Good-in Very Good-dust jacket. 261 pp. Index. Maps. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Jacket price-clipped. First volume of a 4 volume history of the US, the book looks at how European exploration influenced the new world, and then the colonization of North America.; 8vo 8"-9" tall.
[0-234-77173-5] , 1st British edition. (Hardcover) Near fine in very good dust jacket. 261pp. Red cloth with blindstamped design. Maps, illustrations, table of dates, index. The dust jacket is price clipped and has very minor edgewear. (History--United States, History--United States, Indians of North America)
FINE/VERY GOOD+ First Edition, 1st UK Printing. A very handsome and desirable copy of this collectible title: crisp & clean, square & solid, unmarked but for hand-written name on endpaper, no wear to crimson boards or silver spine titles. Excellent clipped DJ, 6.25" by 9.25", 261 pages, table of dates, index, illustrated, maps. This is the first of a 4-volume series on history by the master of science fiction. With remarkable perspective, Asimov examines Europe's age of exploration and the colonization of North America. He explores rivalries and jealousies, and Indian-Colonial relations.
1st ed. "The Shaping of North America, which begins the projected four volume history of the United States, looks keenly at Europe's age of exploration, because of its later influence in the new world, before moving on to the actual colonization of North America." Pp. 3/261, b/w illustrations to chapter headings + 7 maps, ex-libris. Red cloth, illustrated d/w has clear protective wrap affixed. VG/G+.
Good++ Very Good DJ. Houghton Mifflin (Juv) 1973 1st Printing Ex-library with usual markings o/w VG, light wear to red cloth, solid structure, tight bright pages. Bright jacket protected in clear dust jacket cover glued inside boards, back flap of jacket is also glued to inside boards.
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