Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket; Light shelf wear, top outside page edge very lightly tanned. 0743226062. 1.1 x 9.1 x 6.2 Inches; 288 pages; Few stories from the "greatest generation" are as unforgettable--or as little known--as that of the 10th Mountain Division. Today a versatile light infantry unit deployed around the world, the 10th began in 1941 as a crew of civilian athletes with a passion for mountains and snow. In this vivid history, adventure writer Peter Shelton follows the unique ...
Good in Very Good-dust jacket. Wear and rubbing to jacket shows some flecks of gold cover image rubbed off, two small tears jacket edge, minor creasing at corners (see our image). Pulitzer Prize Winner, a classic in sociobiology.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Little Brown & Company
Date published: 1968
Description: Chips to spine, edges of jacket, fraying at corners, foxing to top outside page edge, white portions of jacket tanning, former owner name inside front cover. 0316927880. Memoir from a fisherman who came to the sport at forty. read more
Description: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Shiny crisp dust jacket. 039914871x. 1.2 x 9.32 x 6.26 Inches; 325 pages; In 2000, as historian Thomas Fleming prepared an article about a crucial but little-known, covert mission of the Korean War, led by a thirty-nine-year-old naval lieutenant named Eugene Clark, Clark's widow noted that her husband had written up his own account, then put it in a safe-deposit box. Would he like to read it? Fleming would-and discovered an extraordinary document: a vividly ... read more
Edition: Revised ed.
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Date published: 1988
Description: Very Good; Shiny heavy softcover, crease to center spine, pages bright white. 0195051874. Oxford Paperbacks; 1.34 x 8.9 x 6.06 Inches; 704 pages; Rich in human detail, penetrating in analysis, this book is social history on an epic scale. The first "transatlantic" history of the Irish, Emigrants and Exiles offers the fullest account yet of the diverse waves of Irish emigration to North America. Drawing on enormous original research, Miller focuses on the thought and behavior of the "ordinary" ... read more