Category: History - United States - Regional.


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A Brookings Album, 1879-2004

By: Cecil, Chuck

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Pine Hill Press, Inc.,

A nice clean copy. View more info

Astride the White Mule: South Dakota Prohibition 1917-1935

By: Cecil, Chuck

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Chuck Cecil,

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Deep in the heart of San Antonio

By: Miller, Char

Price: $7.00

Publisher: San Antonio : Trinity University Press, c2004.,

Char Miller's essays cover a wide range of South Texas topics, from natural and environmental history to urban development to San Antonio's future. Miller uses simple subjects-the First Friday Art Walks in South Town, for example-as a springboard for a deeper discussion of urban city planning and an elusive future of sensible growth and diversity. Moving farther afield, he examines the water wars between the U.S. and Mexico, a quarry turned upscale shopping center, and S... View more info


By: Hamill, Pete

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Little, Brown, c2004.,

- Bestselling author Pete Hamill has a broad and dedicated fan base. His most recent New York Times bestseller, Forever (LB, 2003), has nearly a quarter million copies in print, and his memoir, A Drinking Life (LB, 1995), has sold over 150,000 copies.- In the tradition of E. B. White's Here Is New York, this will be a timeless evocation of the city, ideal for lovers of New York everywhere. View more info

Governor Philip F. La Follette, the Wisconsin Progressives, and the New Deal

By: Miller, John H.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 1982.,

Edition: Autographed copy!

Signed and inscribed by the author inside the front cover. View more info

Historical and Biographical Work, or Past and Present of Clinton County

By: Furey, J. Milton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, 1991,

Former owner's name on front endpaper, else a nice clean copy. View more info

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Hollywood foto-rhetoric

By: Dylan, Bob

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2008.,

Surfacing for the first time after more than forty years, "Hollywood Foto-Rhetoric" is a remarkable, long-lost manuscript written by Bob Dylan in the 1960s, inspired by renowned photographer Barry Feinstein's portraits of Tinseltown. These twenty-three prose poems are thoughtprovoking, witty, and thoroughly unexpected observations of a bygone era, and through the lens of Feinstein's camera they speak volumes about the faces and places that have graced the City of Angels.... View more info

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Irish Chicago

By: McLaughlin, John E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing,

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Madness Under the Royal Palms

By: Leamer, Laurence

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Hyperion,

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Mormon country

By: Stegner, Wallace Earle

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1981, c1970.,

Where others saw only sage, a salt lake, and a great desert, the Mormons saw their "lovely Deseret," a land of lilacs, honeycombs, poplars, and fruit trees. Unwelcome in Illinois and Missouri, they migrated to the dry lands between the Rockies and the Sierra Nevada to establish Mormon country, a wasteland made green. Like the land they settled, the Mormons' habits stood in stark contrast to the frenzied recklessness of the American West. Opposed to the often prodigal ind... View more info

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North to the Future

By: Cole, Dermot

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Epicenter Press,

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Old New England houses

By: Hall, Barbara

Price: $4.00

Publisher: [New York] : Weathervane Books, [197-?],

Light shelf-wear. Brief gift inscription on front endpaper. View more info

Peachtree Street, U.S.A.: An Affectionate Portrait of Atlanta

By: Sibley, Celestine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Doubleday and Company, 1963.,

Edition: Autographed copy! First edition stated.

Inscribed and signed by the author on the half-title page. Shelf-wear. View more info

Place Names of the Medicine Bow National Forest

By: Duncan, Mel and Joe Barros

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Jelm Publications, 1992,

Former owner's name on front endpaper, else a nice clean copy. View more info

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Positively fifth street

By: McManus, James

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2003.,

In the spring of 2000, " Harper's Magazine" sent James McManus to Las Vegas to cover the World Series of Poker, in particular the progress of women in the $23 million event, and the murder of Ted Binion, the tournament's prodigal host, purportedly done in by a stripper and her boyfriend. But when McManus arrives, the lure of the tables compels him to risk his entire Harper's advance in a long-shot attempt to play in the tournament himself. This is his deliciously suspens... View more info