Here are World History and Travel titles, European history, along with books on Austria and Hungary.  On August 20, 2012 there are the 206 books on those shelves in our Walpole, NH shop.   So, enjoy browsings through here, and remember that you can place your order at any time with Ray Boas, Bookseller. Thank you, yours, RAY

1. THE RAVEN: ANARCHIST QUARTERLY 38 - VOLUME 10, NUMBER 2, SUMMER 1998, Freedom Press, London, 1998, p97-p192, fine, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 59843 ), $20.00

2. Adamson, John (edited by), THE PRINCELY COURTS OF EUROPE: RITUAL, POLITICS AND CULTURE UNDER THE ANCIEN REGIME 1500-1750, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, London, (1999), B&W and color illustrations, 352pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0297836536, (Order No: 61103 ), $27.50

3. Aldrich, Robert and Connell, John, THE LAST COLONIES, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, (1998), 335pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) bump top corners, ISBN 052141461X "There is a surprisingly large number of these territories [in a post-colonial world] mainly small isolated islands with limited resources, and this book discusses their similarities and differences.", (Order No: 56589 ), $40.00

4. Anonymous, CAMP LIFE AND SPORT IN DALMATIA AND THE HERZEGOVINA - THE LAND OF THE BORA 1894-1896, Kegan Paul, London, (2003), B&W illustrations, 406pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 0710308604 This largely unknown travel book, written by a sporting and hunting enthusiast in 1896, recalls his journey with his wife and two dachshunds in what was then a largely unknown part of Europe. The author was an English gentleman, keen sportsman and traveller. Originally published in 1897., (Order No: 39520 ), $25.00

5. Arnold, Howard Payson, THE GREAT EXHIBITION: WITH CONTINENTAL SKETCHES, PRACTICAL AND HUMOROUS, Hurd and Houghton, New York, 1868 1st ed, 486pp, very good, green cloth (hardcover) EX-LIB, (Order No: 62390 ), $35.00

6. Ashley, Maurice (John Roberts, editor), THE AGE OF ABSOLUTISM: 1648-1775 - HISTORY OF THE WESTERN WORLD SERIES, G.&C. Merriam Company, Pub., Springfield, MA, (1974), 90 B&W ill., 16pp color ill., 336pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0877790612 Part of the History of the Western World series. This book covers the Anglo-Dutch struggle for maritime supremacy, the expanison of Prussia as a rival to Austria in Central Europe, the emergence of two British empires against the opposition of France and Spain; it describes the greatness of France under Louis XIV and its decline under his successors, the political growth of Russia, and European triumphs in painting, architecture, and music, and examines the social and political situation in North America where, in 1775, the first shots were fired in a War of Independence which was to establish a federal republic based on a written constitution and a declaration of rights alien to the assumptions of the Age of Absolutism., (Order No: 15515 ), $5.00

7. Attila, Szepesi (text by); Korniss, Peter (photography by), PETER KORNISS -- BALATON, Magyar Konyvklub, Budapest, Hungary, (2000), color illustrations, 111pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 9635471343 A photographic study and brief history of Lake Balaton., (Order No: 57917 ), $40.00

8. Balchin, Jon, TO THE ENDS OF THE EARTH - JOURNEYS OF THE GREAT EXPLORERS, Arcturus Publishing Limited, London, (2005), B&W illustrations, 207pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 1841932884 Charts the astonishing feats of history's most intrepid explorers., (Order No: 55982 ), $7.50

9. Bangs, Richard, (color photographs by Pamela Roberson), ISLANDGODS: EXPLORING THE WORLD'S MOST EXOTIC ISLANDS, Taylor Publishing Company, Dallas, TX, (1991) 1st ptg, color illustrations, 198pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0878337423 Over a period of 11 years, author/adventurer Richard Bangs and photographer Pamela Roberson circled the globe, determined to experience and capture the splendor of the planet through its islands., (Order No: 37157 ), $12.50

10. Baretti, Joseph (with an introduction by Ian Robertson), A JOURNEY FROM LONDON TO GENOA, THROUGH ENGLAND, PORTUGAL, SPAIN, AND FRANCE, Praeger Publishers, New York, (1970), 420pp, index, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), This volume, here reissued from the original 1779 edition, is Baretti's longest and best-sustained work in English., (Order No: 34048 ), $40.00

11. Bates, Marston and Abbott, Donald P. (inscribed by Marston Bates), IFALUK: PORTRAIT OF A CORAL ISLAND, Museum Press Limited, London, (1959), B&W illustrations, 287pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) author inscribed, Ifaluk is a small atoll in the Caroline group of islands in the South Pacific. Here is an intimate picture of the atoll--its people, its animals and fishes, its vegetation, its physical structure., (Order No: 54566 ), $20.00

12. Bell, Andrew, HISTORICAL SKETCHES OF FEUDALISM, BRITISH AND CONTINENTAL, Partridge and Oakey, London, 1852 1st ed, 447pp, very good, original black cloth (hardcover), Title continued: "... with Numerous Notices of the Doings of the Feudalry, in all ages and countries.", (Order No: 3376 ), $30.00

13. Bell, David S.; and, Lord, Christopher (edited by), TRANSNATIONAL PARTIES IN THE EUROPEAN UNION, Ashgate Publishing Limited, Aldershot, England, (1998), 217pp, very good++, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 1840141017, (Order No: 61418 ), $12.50

14. Ben-Elia, Nahum (edited by), STRATEGIC CHANGES AND ORGANIZATIONAL REORIENTATIONS IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT: A CROSS-NATIONAL PERSPECTIVE, Macmillan Press Ltd, London, (1966), B&W figures and tables, 160pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0333646274 This book explores a wide range of change processes and responses: from the constrained change possibilities of Canadian local government to the unresolved future of Russian local government; from the centralistic dirigisme of British central government to the cooperative experimentation of central and local government in Norway; from the German blueprint approach to the pragmatic incrementalism of Israeli local authorities., (Order No: 38523 ), $75.00

15. Bennett, James Richard, PEACE MOVEMENT DIRECTORY: NORTH AMERICAN ORGANIZATIONS, PROGRAMS, MUSEUMS AND MEMORIALS, McFarland & Company, Inc., Jefferson, NC, (2001), B&W illustrations, 310pp, very good, wraps (softcover) EX-LIB with minimal markings, ISBN 078641006X, (Order No: 59076 ), $25.00

16. Bereciartu, Gurutz Jauregui (translated by William A. Douglass), DECLINE OF THE NATION-STATE, University of Nevada Press, Reno, NV, (1994) 1st ptg, 230pp, very good+, tan cloth (hardcover), ISBN 0874172381 Contents include: Nation and the Bourgeois Revolution; Nation and the Working Class; and, Nation and Technological Society., (Order No: 37969 ), $25.00

17. Bernard, Paul P., FROM THE ENLIGHTENMENT TO THE POLICE STATE: THE PUBLIC LIFE OF JOHANN ANTON PERGEN, University of Illinois Press, Urbana, IL, (1991), 252pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0252017455 A meticulously detailed view of Pergen (1724-1814) and the intricate social milieu in which he moved as an Austrian administrator and a diplomat., (Order No: 22184 ), $4.50

18. Berneri, Marie Louise, NEITHER EAST NOR WEST: SELECTED WRITINGS, Freedom Press, London, 1952, 192pp, very good w/lightly edgeworn dustjacket (hardcover), A selection of political writings of the late Marie Louise Berneri., (Order No: 26974 ), $20.00

19. Bernstein, Ann and Weiner, Myron (edited by), MIGRATION AND REFUGEE POLICIES: AN OVERVIEW, Pinter, London, (1999), figures, tables, chart, 300pp, very good, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 1855675056 Migration and refugee movements are becoming increasingly prominent features of the millennial world. The book casts invaluable new light, both conceptual and empirical, on this issue., (Order No: 38120 ), $60.00

20. Besson, Ferny, SAHARA - TERRE DE VERITE, Editions Albin Michel, Paris, (1965), B&W illustrations, map, 285pp, good+, wraps (softcover), Text in French., (Order No: 48950 ), $15.00

21. Blum, Jerome, IN THE BEGINNING: THE ADVENT OF THE MODERN AGE, EUROPE IN THE 1840S, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, (1994), 405pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0684195674 The author focuses on five dominant European powers, Great Britain, France, Austria, Germany, and Russia. Each in its own way underwent immense political change as autocratic absolutism began to give way and early steps were taken toward the modern social welfare state., (Order No: 20984 ), $7.50

22. Blumberg, Nathaniel (editor), THE MANSFIELD LECTURES IN INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS - TWO VOLUME DELUXE EDITION SET, Calliopea Press/Univ Montana, n.p., 1979, fine, black cloth (hardcover) in very good+ slipcase, The first eleven lectures of the Mansfield Lectures in International Relations have been published in these two volumes. Two editions were published, 1) 300 copies of each volume printed on Warren Olde Style; and this set 2) 150 special copies printed on Ragson paper, slipcased, and numbered. Volume One 1968-1973: Mike Mansfield, John Kenneth Galbraith, Edward Kennedy, Milton Friedman and Nelson Rockefeller, 99pp; and Volume Two 1974-1978: Daniel Ellsberg, George Ball, Walt Rostow, Archibald Cox, James Reston, and Barbara Tuchman, 133pp., (Order No: 31673 ), $100.00

23. Boardman, Fon W., HISTORY AND HISTORIANS, Henry Z. Walck, Inc., New York, 1965, 131pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by author in 1965, Mr. Boardman explains what history is, what historians do, and describes the splendid challenge presented by the investigation of man's past., (Order No: 34271 ), $15.00

24. Boehm, Barbara Drake and Fajt, Jiri (edited by), PRAGUE: THE CROWN OF BOHEMIA 1347-1437, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, (2005), B&W and color illustrations, 366pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 030011138X Issued in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title., (Order No: 61991 ), $30.00

25. Boorstin, Daniel J., CLEOPATRA'S NOSE: ESSAYS ON THE UNEXPECTED, Random House, New York, (1994) 1st ed, 210pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0679435050 "This provocative new collection of essays by a Pulitzer Prize winner deals with the challenging themes of discovery and surprise in history.", (Order No: 4440 ), $4.00

26. Bowle, John, MAN THROUGH THE AGES, Atheneum, New York, 1977 1st ed, 4 B&W maps, 312pp, very good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0689107978 "A World History of Stunning Scope From Archaic Origins to the Present Dealing not Only with the West But with the Entire Globe." A revised and extended version of the author's own classic survey, he describes comprehensively but succinctly the turning points in the history of civilization., (Order No: 10886 ), $10.00

27. Branagan, Thomas, FLOWERS OF LITERATURE. BEING AN EXHIBITION OF THE MOST INTERESTING GEOGRAPHICAL, HISTORICAL, MISCELLANEOUS ..., John Cline, Printer, Philadelphia. PA, 1810, B&W frontis, 324pp, very good, rebound in 3/4 leather (hardcover), "... AND THEOLOGICAL SUBJECTS. TO WHICH ARE PREFIXED, PRELIMINARY ADDRESSES, TO PARENTS, TEACHERS AND THEIR PUPILS - A NEW EDITION, TO WHICH IS ADDED THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES." Printed for Daniel Fenton, Trenton, NJ. Handsome 3/4 leather binding with raised bands and gilt stampings, probably done in the 19th century. Book block was retrimmed during the binding process, and is tight on the last few pages. A very handsome copy., (Order No: 48661 ), $75.00

28. Brandstatter, Christian; Franke, Traute; and Langthaler, Gerhart, THE OTHER AUSTRIA - THE REAL PERSPECTIVE; DAS ANDERE OSTERREICH DIE REALE PERSPEKTIVE; L'AUTRE AUTRICHE - LA PERSPECTIVE REELLE, Molden Edition, Wien - Munchen - Zurich, (1981), color illustrations, 203pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 3217012100 Text in English, German, and French., (Order No: 47513 ), $35.00

29. Briggs, Asa and Snowman, Daniel (edited by), FINS DE SIECLE: HOW CENTURIES END 1400-2000, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, (1996) 1st ptg, 118 B&W and color ill., 248pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0300066872, (Order No: 8150 ), $10.00

30. Briggs, Asa and Snowman, Daniel (edited by), FINS DE SIECLE: HOW CENTURIES END, 1400-2000, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, (1996), B&W and color ill., 248pp, very good, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0300066872 The idea of this book, which invites the reader to travel further back in time than the nineteenth century and to revisit the ends of previous centuries before the term 'century' came into general use, first took shape as a BBC radio project., (Order No: 25183 ), $4.00

31. Browne, Dunn, MR. DUNN BROWNE'S EXPERIENCES IN FOREIGN PARTS, John P. Jewett and Company, Boston, MA, 1857, 300pp, good+, brown cloth (hardcover) clean and tight copy, Enlarged from the Springfield Republican., (Order No: 57753 ), $25.00

32. Bulas, Kazimierz; Whitfield, Francis J.; and, Thomas, Lawrence L. (Volume II), ENGLISH-POLISH (VOLUME I) POLISH-ENGLISH (VOLUME II) - TWO VOLUME SET COMPLETE, The Kosciuszko Foundation, New York, very good w/lightly chipped dustjackets (hardcover), ENGLISH-POLISH Volume I, 1972 4th ptg, 1037pp; and POLISH-ENGLISH Volume II, 1973 4th ptg, 772pp., (Order No: 59214 ), $25.00

33. Burgess, Anthony and Haskell, Francis, THE AGE OF THE GRAND TOUR, Crown Publishers, Inc., New York, 1967, B&W and color illustrations, 137pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), "...containing Sketches of the Manners, Society and Customs of FRANCE, FLANDERS, THE UNITED PROVINCES, GERMANY, SWITZERLAND and ITALY in the letters, journals and writings of the most celebrated voyagers between the years 1720 and 1820; with descriptions of the most illustrious Antiquities and Curiosities in these countries. Together with the Story of such Traffic by ANTHONY BURGESS and an Appreciation of the Art of Europe in the Eighteenth Century by FRANCIS HASKELL. And in addition decorated with a great variety of engravings, paintings, watercolours and drawings gathered especially for this particular work." This is the massive folio presentation that gives and impressive overview of those who took and experienced the Grand Tour at its heyday., (Order No: 29048 ), $45.00

34. Calasso, Roberto (translated by William Weaver and Stephen Sartarelli), THE RUIN OF KASCH, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, (1994) 2nd ptg, B&W frontis, 386pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), Taking as his focus the periods immediately before and after the French Revolution but making occasional sallies backward and forward in time--from Vedic India to the porticoes of the Palais-Royal and to the killing fields of Pol Pot--Calasso recounts, elucidates, and interprets the downfall of what Baudelaire was already calling "the Modern.", (Order No: 31555 ), $10.00

35. Carrington, Richard, THE MEDITERRANEAN: CRADLE OF WESTERN CULTURE, The Viking Press, New York, (1971), B&W and color ill., 287pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0670465593 The author describes the physical characteristics of the region, its islands, mountains, rivers, volcanoes, and its climate; he explores the Mediterranean as it was, or probably was, in prehistoric times, and as it has changed throughout the centuries., (Order No: 15242 ), $8.50

36. Christian, F. W., EASTERN PACIFIC LANDS: TAHITI AND THE MARQUESAS ISLANDS, Robert Scott, London, 1910, B&W illustrations, 269pp, good, red cloth (hardcover) some "chew marks" top rear board, Contents include: New Zealand to Tahiti; Scenery and Topography; Moorea; The Marquesas Group; The Three Highways of Hiva-Oa; Hiva-Oa to Tahuata; Fatu-Hiva; Hiva-Oa to Nuku-Hiva; Nuku-Hiva to Uauna; Uauna to Nuku-Hiva; Visit of H.M.S. "Hyacinth" to Taiohae-Departure for Tahiti by "The Tropic Bird.", (Order No: 39673 ), $225.00

37. Chubb, Thomas Caldecot, SLAVIC PEOPLES, The World Publishing Company, Cleveland, OH, (1962) 1st ed, ill. by W. T. Mars, 128pp, good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), The story of the Slavs. Their legacy to the world includes both their colorful folk arts and such great individuals as Copernicus, Tolstoy, Jan Hus, Tchaikovsky, Mendeleev, and two great leaders of our own American Revolution, Thaddeus Kosciusko and Count Casimir Pulaski., (Order No: 51975 ), $12.00

38. Clark, G. N., THE SEVENTEENTH CENTURY - SECOND EDITION, Oxford University Press, Oxford, (1950) 2nd ed, 378pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 5352 ), $4.50

39. Clarke, Helen and Ambrosiani, Bjorn, TOWNS IN THE VIKING AGE, St. Martin's Press, New York, (1991), B&W illustrations, 207pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0312060866 This book describes the progress of urbanization during the three centuries from AD 700 in an area extending from Dublin in the west to Kiev in the east. Evidence from excavations forms the basis for understanding the topography, chronology, economy and social organization of towns in the Viking Age., (Order No: 55477 ), $20.00

40. Cogswell, P. B., GLINTS FROM OVER THE WATER, Republican Press Association, Concord, NH, 1880, 443pp, good+, dark brown cloth (hardcover) light wear top/bottom spine, "The series of letters presented in this books were written for and published in the CONCORD DAILY MONITOR and the INDEPENDENT STATESMAN, during nearly a year spent in travelling in the Old World in 1878-'79." In Paris the author visited the world exhibition in Paris, and compares it to the Centennial Exhibition of 1876 in Philadelphia., (Order No: 50318 ), $20.00

41. Congdon, Lee, EXILE AND SOCIAL THOUGHT: HUNGARIAN INTELLECTUALS IN GERMANY AND AUSTRIA, 1919-1933, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, (1991), 15 B&W ill., 376pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0691031592 In this collective portrait combining intellectual history with biographical detail, the author describes how Hungarian thinkers, each in a different way, passionately advocated the need for community in a Europe torn by war and revolution., (Order No: 10998 ), $15.00

42. Cordier, Andrew W. and Foote, Wilder (selected and edited with commentary by), PUBLIC PAPERS OF THE SECRETARIES-GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONS: VOLUME III DAG HAMMARSKJOLD 1956-1957, Columbia University Press, New York, 1973, 729pp, very good, blue cloth (hardcover) number on spine, ISBN 023103735X, (Order No: 62375 ), $75.00

43. Cordier, Andrew W. and Foote, Wilder (selected and edited with commentary by), PUBLIC PAPERS OF THE SECRETARIES-GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONS: VOLUME IV DAG HAMMARSKJOLD 1958-1960, Columbia University Press, New York, 1975, 659pp, very good, blue/green cloth (hardcover) spine mark, ISBN 0231036337, (Order No: 62376 ), $75.00

44. Cordier, Andrew W. and Harrelson, Max (selected and edited with commentary by), PUBLIC PAPERS OF THE SECRETARIES-GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONS: VOLUME VI U THANT 1961-1964, Columbia University Press, New York, 1976, 708pp, very good, blue cloth (hardcover), ISBN 0231039662, (Order No: 62377 ), $40.00

45. Crane, John O. and Crane, Sylvia (foreword by Corliss Lamont), CZECHOSLOVAKIA: ANVIL OF THE COLD WAR, Praeger, New York, (1991) 1st ptg, B&W illustrations, 353pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) inscribed by the author, ISBN 0275935779 This groundbreaking work presents a revisionist history of Czechoslovakia's struggle for independence from 1917 to the death of Jan Masaryk in March 1948., (Order No: 53704 ), $40.00

46. Cunliffe, Marcus, THE AGE OF EXPANSION: 1848-1917, G.&C. Merriam Company, Pub., Springfield, MA, (1974), 90 B&W ill., 16pp color ill., 336pp, very good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0877790604 Part of the History of the Western World series. This book focuses on the Western nations, and takes up three major themes of the age: the terrifying and transforming element of technology; society and the changes wrought upon it by the population explosion; and nationalism, the major ideological force for change in Western society in the 1800s., (Order No: 15516 ), $5.00

47. Darby, William, DARBY'S EDITION OF BROOKES' UNIVERSAL GAZETTEER; OR, A NEW GEOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY: ..., Bennett & Walton, Philadelphia, PA, 1823, LACKS MAJORITY OF MAP, 1119pp, good, original full calf (hardcover) light rubbing to leather, "...CONTAINING A DESCRIPTION OF THE EMPIRES, KINGDOMS, STATES, PROVINCES; CITIES, TOWNS; FORTS, SEAS, HARBOURS, RIVERS, LAKES, MOUNTIANS, CAPES, &c. IN THE KNOWN WORLD; WITH THE GOVERNMENT, CUSTOMS, AND MANNERS, OF THE INHABITANTS; THE EXTENT, BOUNDARIES, AND NATURAL PRODUCTIONS OF EACH COUNTRY; AND THE TRADE, MANUFACTURES, AND CURIOSITIES OF THE CITIES AND TOWNS. TO WHICH ARE ADDED, THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES, AND THE CONSTITUITONS OF THE RESPECTIVE STATES. ... THE THIRD AMERICAN EDITION, WITH AMPLE ADDITIONS AND IMPROVEMENTS." The US section comprises an additional 133 numbered pages following the main text. A nice tight copy with some occasional light foxing., (Order No: 51820 ), $150.00

48. Davies, W. J. K., AUSTRIAN TRAVEL WONDERLAND, Ian Allan Ltd, London, (1974), B&W illustrations, 125pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0711004862 Davies, acknowledged expert on Europe's railways and tramways, has made a close study of the whole Austrian transport system., (Order No: 42668 ), $14.50

49. Davis, Robert H. (foreword by Richard le Gallienne), WITH BOB DAVIS HITHER AND YON, D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1931 1st ptg, 362pp, very good, red cloth (hardcover) (dustjacket cut and laid in), The author, famous editor, raconteur and traveler, now adds to his volumes of reminiscence a book of sketches drawn from his recent travels in Germany, Sweden, Ireland, and the Mediterranean countries., (Order No: 18768 ), $12.50

50. de Marco, Guido and Bartolo, Michael, A SECOND GENERATION UNITED NATIONS: FOR PEACE AND FREEDOM IN THE 21ST CENTURY, NEW EDITION, Kegan Paul, London, (1997), 172pp, very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 0710306989 This study on the United Nations is both a political and structured approach to the working and the future of the Organization., (Order No: 35880 ), $65.00

51. Denison, George T., THE STRUGGLE FOR IMPERIAL UNITY: RECOLLECTIONS & EXPERIENCES, Macmillan and Co., Limited, London, 1909, B&W frontis, 422pp, good, maroon cloth (hardcover) pages essentially unopened-unread, "I have not attempted to write a history of the Imperial Unity movement, but only my personal recollections of the work which I have been doing in connection with it for so many years.", (Order No: 20877 ), $30.00

52. Diffie, Bailey W. and Noland, Aaron (editors), SELECTED READINGS IN THE HISTORY OF CIVILIZATION, City College of New York, New York, (1964) 2nd ptg, 364pp, good, gray cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 11594 ), $8.50

53. Dor-Ner, Zvi, COLUMBUS AND THE AGE OF DISCOVERY, William Morrow and Co., New York, (1991) 1st ed, color illustrations, 370pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0688085458 The companion volume to the epic, seven-part PBS series of the same name., (Order No: 4786 ), $6.00

54. Duche, Jean, THE GREAT TRADE ROUTES, Collins, London, (1969), B&W and color illustrations, 128pp, very good+, pictorial boards (hardcover), This book takes us from the beginnings of trade between nomadic tribes in the East to the present day, when industrialization and technology have created vast and compex pattern of modern trade routes., (Order No: 49764 ), $7.50

55. Duckett, Eleanor, DEATH AND LIFE IN THE TENTH CENTURY, University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, MI, (1967), 359pp, very good, faded gray cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, (Order No: 52269 ), $5.00

56. Edward, George W. and Radin, Herald D., THE BIG WHEEL - MONTE CARLO'S OPULENT CENTURY, William Morrow and Company, New York, 1963, B&W illustrations, 247pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 55780 ), $5.00

57. Ehrlich, Howard J. (editor), SOCIAL ANARCHISM: A JOURNAL OF THEORY AND PRACTICE - NUMBER 27, 1999, Atlantic Center for Research, Baltimore, MD, 1999, 96pp, fine, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 59844 ), $12.50

58. Ehrlich, Howard J. (editor), SOCIAL ANARCHISM: A JOURNAL OF THEORY AND PRACTICE - NUMBER 28, 2000, Atlantic Center for Research, Baltimore, MD, 2000, 96pp, fine, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 59845 ), $12.50

59. Endler, Franz, WIEN IM BAROCK -- VIENNA IN THE BAROQUE (TRANSLATION OF TITLE), Ueberreuter, Vienna, Austria, (1979), B&W and color illustrations, 256pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 3800031590 Text in German., (Order No: 49351 ), $20.00

60. Field, Henry M., GIBRALTAR, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1890, B&W illustrations, 139pp, good+, decorated red cloth, teg (hardcover) EX-LIB, Contents include: Entering the Straits; Climbing the Rock; The Fortifications; Round the Town; Parade on the Alameda, and Presentation of Colors to the South Staffordshire Regiment; The Society of Gibraltar; A Chapter of History--The Great Siege; Holding a Fortress in a Foreign Country; Farewell to Gibraltar--Leaving for Africa. EX-LIB from a small country library, minimal marks, and never checked out. Some fading to red cloth., (Order No: 52841 ), $50.00

61. Finer, Herman, GOVERNMENTS OF GREATER EUROPEAN POWERS, Methuen & Co. Ltd., London, (1956), B&W tables, maps, 931pp, appd., good+ w/good dustjacket (hardcover), "A Comparative Study of the Governments and Political Culture of Great Britain, France, Germany, and the Soviet Union." The author has selected bits of history, social structure, economics and so forth in each country which have direct relevance to the political institutions., (Order No: 15418 ), $20.00

62. Fines, John, WHO'S WHO IN THE MIDDLE AGES, Barnes & Noble Books, New York, (1995), 218pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1566197163 First published in 1970. Dictionary of that chronicles the lives of the men and women who dominated the time between the collapse of the Roman Empire and the Renaissance., (Order No: 6713 ), $6.00

63. Fischer-Galati, Stephen (edited by), MAN, STATE, AND SOCIETY IN EAST EUROPEAN HISTORY, Praeger Publishers, New York, (1970), 343pp, very good, wraps (softcover), The area covered in this book includes what are today the states of Albania, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Rumania, and Yugoslavia during the period between the fall of Constantinople, in 1453, and the beginning of World War II., (Order No: 50534 ), $7.50

64. Fiske, John, EXCURSIONS OF AN EVOLUTIONIST, Houghton, Mifflin and Co., Boston, MA, (1883) 1st ed, 379pp, very good, blue cloth, teg (hardcover), (Order No: 46057 ), $14.50

65. Ford, Ford Madox (edited by Solon Beinfeld and Sondra J. Stang), A HISTORY OF OUR OWN TIMES, Indiana University Press, Bloomington, IN, (1988), B&W ill., B&W maps, 262pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0253328187 This book was intended to be a three-volume study that would cover a period contemporaneous with Ford's own life (1873-1939). Ford, however, completed only Volume One, which covers the years 1870-95. The issuance of this book marks the first publication of this unique and interesting material., (Order No: 23269 ), $5.00

66. Frenkel, Stephen (editor), ORGANIZED LABOR IN THE ASIA-PACIFIC REGION: A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF TRADE UNIONISM IN NINE COUNTRIES, ILR Press, Ithaca, NY, (1993), 413pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0875461980 Cornell International Industrial and Labor Relations Report Number 24., (Order No: 58197 ), $12.50

67. Gallhofer, Irmtraud N. and Saris, Willem E., COLLECTIVE CHOICE PROCESSES, Praeger, Westport, CT, (1997) 1st ptg, B&W figures, 213pp, very good++, blue cloth (hardcover), ISBN 0275960293 This book consists of two parts. Part 1 deals with a qualitative study of decision-making processes in different decision-making groups, and Part 2 relates to a quantitative study of decision-making by the Dutch government in this century., (Order No: 37809 ), $40.00

68. Garber, Marjorie, SYMPTOMS OF CULTURE, Routledge, New York, (1998), 273pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0415918596 The symptoms of culture are the anxieties that underlie modern life., (Order No: 55887 ), $5.00

69. Gerhardie, William (edited and with an introduction by Michael Holroyd and Robert Skidelsky), GOD'S FIFTH COLUMN: A BIOGRAPHY OF THE AGE - 1890-1940, Simon & Schuster, New York, (1981) 1st ptg, 360pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 067143652X, (Order No: 5661 ), $6.50

70. Gies, Frances and Gies, Joseph, MARRIAGE AND THE FAMILY IN THE MIDDLE AGES, Harper & Row, Publishers, New York, (1987) 1st ed, 372pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0060157917 This book traces the development of marriage and the family from the Middle Ages to the early modern era., (Order No: 20585 ), $5.00

71. Giustino, Cathleen M., TEARING DOWN PRAGUE'S JEWISH TOWN: GHETTO CLEARANCE AND THE LEGACY OF MIDDLE-CLASS ETHNIC POLITICS AROUND 1900, East European Monographs, Boulder, CO, 2003, B&W illustrations, 425pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0880335165 This study of the local politics of architecture in Prague around 1900 is a contribution to the revisionist studies on Central European liberalism., (Order No: 42226 ), $40.00

72. Givertz, A. M., and Klee, Marcus (editors), LEFT HISTORY: AN INTERDISCIPLINARY JOURNAL OF HISTORICAL INQUIRY AND DEBATE - VOLUME 3, NUMBER 1, SPRING/SUMMER 1995, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada, 1995, 144pp, fine, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 59856 ), $15.00

73. Goffman, Ken [A.K.A. R. U. Sirius] and Joy, Dan (foreword by Timothy Leary), COUNTERCULTURE THROUGH THE AGES - FROM ABRAHAM TO ACID HOUSE, Villard, New York, (2004) 1st ed, 402pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0375507582 "As long as there has been culture, there has been counterculture.", (Order No: 57591 ), $10.00

74. Gooch, G. P., HISTORY AND HISTORIANS IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURY, Longmans, Green and Co., London, (1955) 2nd ed, 547pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), First published in 1913., (Order No: 61777 ), $7.00

75. Graham, Malbone W., NEW GOVERNMENTS OF EASTERN EUROPE, Henry Holt and Company, New York, (1927), charts and maps, 826pp, good+, green cloth (hardcover) light wear edge rear board, Clean, tight and bright copy., (Order No: 36461 ), $15.00

76. Grattan, C. Hartley, THE UNITED STATES AND THE SOUTHWEST PACIFIC, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 1961, 273pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), The Southwest Pacific is here understood to consist of Australia, New Zealand, the South Sea Islands, and Antarctica. The author sketches American relations in the region from the 1790's to 1940, in the context of American participation in Pacific Basin affairs., (Order No: 34963 ), $7.50

77. Grayson, Henry; Gruchy, Allan G. (foreword by), THE CRISIS OF THE MIDDLE CLASS, Rinehart & Company, Inc., New York, (1955) 1st ed, 172pp, very good, tan cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, (Order No: 51839 ), $7.50

78. Griffis, William Elliot, BRAVE LITTLE HOLLAND, AND WHAT SHE TAUGHT US - REVISED EDITION, Houghton, Mifflin and Co., Boston, MA, (1894) rev ed, 252pp, very good+, dark green cloth, teg (hardcover), (Order No: 60478 ), $6.00

79. Gruber, Helmut and Tilly, Louise A. (editors), INTERNATIONAL LABOR AND WORKING-CLASS HISTORY: NUMBER 56, FALL 1999 - GENDERED LABOR, Cambridge University Press, New York, 1999, 198pp, fine, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 59846 ), $15.00

80. Guadalupi, Gianni and Shugaar, Antony, LATITUDE ZERO: TALES OF THE EQUATOR, Carroll & Graf Publishers, New York, (2001) 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 258pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0786709014 Thirty centuries of adventure on the seas and in the lush tropical lands crossed by the Equator., (Order No: 39429 ), $12.50

81. Gunn, Geoffrey C., FIRST GLOBALIZATION: THE EURASIAN EXCHANGE, 1500-1800, Rowman & Littlefield Pub., Lanhan, MD, (2003), B&W illustrations, 342pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0742526623 Gunn shows how between 1500 and 1800, a lively two-way flow in ideas, philosophies, and cultural products brought competing civilizations into serious dialogue and mostly peaceful exchange., (Order No: 51012 ), $25.00

82. Hall, Marie Boas (editor), NATURE AND NATURE'S LAWS: DOCUMENTS OF THE SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION, Walker and Company, New York, (1970), 12 B&W ill., 381pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0802720161 A volume in THE DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF WESTERN CIVILZATION series. This volume documents the history of the scientific revolution, from early in the sixteenth century to about 1790., (Order No: 13968 ), $12.50

83. Hall, Mrs. Herman J. (A. S. Hall), TWO TRAVELERS IN EUROPE: A UNIQUE STORY TOLD BY ONE OF THEM, Hampden Publishing Co., Springfield, MA, (1898), B&W illustrations, 510pp, very good, decorated gray cloth (hardcover), WHAT THEY SAW AND HOW THEY LIVED WHILE TRAVELING AMONG THE HALF-CIVILIZED PEOPLE OF MOROCCO, THE PEASANTS OF ITALY AND FRANCE, AS WELL AS THE EDUCATED CLASSES OF SPAIN, GREECE, AND OTHER COUNTRIES., (Order No: 51288 ), $25.00

84. Hamilton, Frederic, HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE, George H. Doran Company, New York, (1921), 332pp, good+, blue cloth (hardcover), "This is less a book of reminiscences than a recapitulation of various personal experiences in many lands, some of which may be viewed from unaccustomed angles.", (Order No: 40256 ), $7.50

85. Hamilton, Charles William, A SUMMER IN NORTHERN LANDS: THE JOURNAL OF A TRIP TO SCANDINAVIA, David D. Nickerson & Co., Boston, MA, (1922), B&W illustrations, 188pp, very good, bright red cloth (hardcover) WHITE SPOT FRONT BOARD, Recollections of a very happy summer! Nice clean, tight and bright copy, but at some point in time something opague white was dropped on the lower part of the front board., (Order No: 53402 ), $8.50

86. Hannau, Hans W., THE CARIBBEAN ISLANDS, Argos Inc., Miami, FL, n.d. c1970s, 104 color ill., 30 B&W maps, 144pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0895300044 A comprehensive pictorial volume about the Caribbean Islands., (Order No: 27373 ), $5.00

87. Hardy, W. G., THE GREEK AND ROMAN WORLD, Schenkman Publishing Company, Cambridge, MA, (1970) rev ed, B&W illustrations, 124pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), This book vividly reconstructs the day-to-day life of the Greeks and Romans--how they worked and amused themselves, what they ate and wore, and, above all, how they thought and how they reacted to the world about them., (Order No: 15388 ), $5.00

88. Harriott, John (signed by the author in 1808), STRUGGLES THROUGH LIFE, EXEMPLIFIED IN THE VARIOUS TRAVELS AND ADVENTURES IN EUROPE, ASIA, AFRICA, AND AMERICA - TWO VOLUME SET, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, London, 1808 1st ed, frontis, very good+, rebound brown leather spines marbled bds (hardcover), Volume I, 375pp; and, Volume II, 347pp. An exceptionally nice clean and tight rebound set., (Order No: 58991 ), $500.00

89. Harrison, Barbara Grizzuti, THE ASTONISHING WORLD: ESSAYS, Ticknor & Fields, New York, 1992 1st ptg, 285pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) review photo laid in, ISBN 0395591058 This collection of essays spreads before us the rich abundance of life as it documents the author's love affair with the world. The most perceptive of travelers, Harrison takes us from Bensonhurst to Budapest to Morocco, from the hills of Tuscany to the walled city of Dubrovnik., (Order No: 10604 ), $7.50

90. Hay, Denys (edited by), THE AGE OF THE RENAISSANCE, McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, (1967), 600 ill. w/180 in color, 359pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) couple small chips on dj, Text was printed on an acidic paper which has discolored., (Order No: 54131 ), $15.00

91. Headlam-Morley, James, STUDIES IN DIPLOMATIC HISTORY, Alfred H. King, Inc., New York, [1930], 312pp, very good+, blue cloth (hardcover) in lightly worn slipcase, Essays written by the Historical Adviser to the British Foreign Office. Among the subjects included are the difficult questions of Arbitration, Treaties of Guarantee, and the "Problem of Security" dealing with the Low Countries and the Rhine Frontier. Other chapters give an historical summary of British policy in Egypt up to the present time, and also the history of Russia and the Straits., (Order No: 15249 ), $25.00

92. Heer, Friedrich (translated by Janet Sondheimer), THE HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE, Frederick A. Praeger, Pub., New York, (1968), 163 B&W ill., 8 color ill., 309pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), Chapters include: Sacrum Romanum Imperium; The Empire of Charles the Great; The Ottonian Empire; The Empire of the Salians; Sacrum Imperium: The Empire and Imperial Ideology Under the Hohenstaufen; Habsburg, Luxemburg, Wittelsbach: The Empire from 1273 to 1438; The Rise of the House of Habsburg (1438-1519); The Empire on Which the Sun Never Set; The Madrid-Vienna Axis; From the Great War to the Great Peace; The Empire in the Baroque Age (1657-1740); Maria Theresa and Joseph II; and, The Unfinished Symphony., (Order No: 22350 ), $20.00

93. Herman, Arthur, THE IDEA OF DECLINE IN WESTERN HISTORY, The Free Press, New York, (1997), 521pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0684827913, (Order No: 61944 ), $12.00

94. Hillaby, John, HILLABY'S WORLD: ADVENTURES ACROSS THREE CONTINENTS, Sinclair-Stevenson, UK, (1992), B&W and color illustrations, 238pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1856191664 A selection of insights into the most exotic and dramatic of Hillaby's walking adventures, including much that he has never written about before., (Order No: 37939 ), $8.50

95. Hooker, Mark T., THE HISTORY OF HOLLAND - THE GREENWOOD HISTORIES OF THE MODERN NATIONS SERIES, Greenwood Press, Westport, CT, (1999), 236pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover), ISBN 0313306583 This history of Holland, from its earliest beginnings to the present day, provides the most up-to-date survey of modern Dutch history, including the current Dutch approach to a number of social issues., (Order No: 51768 ), $50.00

96. Hudson, W. H., IDLE DAYS IN PATAGONIA, E. P. Dutton & Co., New York, (1917), ill Alfred Hartley, J. Smit, 249pp, good, olive green cloth (hardcover), Contents include: At Last, Patagonia!; How I Became An Idler; Valley of the Black River; Aspects of the Valley; A Dog in Exile; The War with Nature; Life in Patagonia; Snow, and the Quality of Whiteness; Idle Days; Bird Music in South America; Sight in Savages; Concerning Eyes; The Plains of Patagonia; The Perfume of an Evening Primrose., (Order No: 45456 ), $30.00

97. Huelsenbeck, Richard (edited by) (English edition presented by Malcolm Green, London 1993), THE DADA ALMANAC - ATLAS ARCHIVE ONE, Atlas Press, London, 1993, B&W illustrations, 176pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0947757627 Originally commissioned in Berlin in 1920 by the Central Office of the German Dada Movement., (Order No: 58814 ), $60.00

98. Huntington, Ellsworth, WEST OF THE PACIFIC, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, 1925, B&W illustrations, 453pp, very good, green cloth (hardcover), This is an account of a journey of a delegate to the Second Pan-Pacific Science Congress, held in Australia, at Melbourne and Sydney, in August, 1923., (Order No: 39635 ), $12.00

99. Jackson, Stanley, INSIDE MONTE CARLO, Stein and Day Publishers, New York, (1975), B&W illustrations, 278pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 081281827X This is an intimate and entertaining social history of the last hundred years of that sunny place., (Order No: 19528 ), $7.50

100. Janvier, Thomas A., AN EMBASSY TO PROVENCE, The Century Co., New York, 1893 1st ed, B&W frontis, 132pp, good+, decorated orange (hardcover) inscribed by the author, BAL 10847 Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper and also signed by his wife, Catherine. Obituary of Catherine (Ann Drinker) Janvier laid in., (Order No: 36973 ), $75.00

101. Jones, Terry and Ereira, Alan, CRUSADES, Facts on File, New York, (1995), color illustrations, 256pp, fine w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0816032750, (Order No: 62173 ), $10.00

102. Karatnycky, Adrian (general editor); Piano, Aili (managing editor), FREEDOM IN THE WORLD: THE ANNUAL SURVEY OF POLITICAL RIGHTS AND CIVIL LIBERTIES 2001-2002, Freedom House, New York, (2002), 740pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 076580977X, (Order No: 53675 ), $10.00

103. Keenan, Brigid, DAMASCUS: HIDDEN TREASURES OF THE OLD CITY, Thames & Hudson, New York, (2000), B&W and color illustrations, 224pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0500019460 Damascus is reputed to the be world's oldest continually inhabited city., (Order No: 62346 ), $35.00

104. Kennan, George F. (with a new introduction and reflections by), THE OTHER BALKAN WARS: A 1913 CARNEGIE ENDOWMENT INQUIRY IN RETROSPECT, Carnegie Endowment Book, (1993), 413pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0870030329, (Order No: 62000 ), $7.50

105. Kerr, Paul; Pye, Georgina; Cherfas, Teresa; Gold, Mick; and, Mulvihill, Margaret, THE CRIMEAN WAR, Channel 4 Books - Macmillan, London, (1997), B&W illustrations, 266pp, very good++, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0752272489, (Order No: 58635 ), $10.00

106. Kers, Marijke (text by); Kers, Martin (photography by), HOLLAND: LAND OF WATER - WATER MANAGEMENT IN THE NETHERLANDS, Terra Publishing, Warnsveld, (1998), color illustrations, 144pp, fine w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 9062558402 Water can be found in the Netherlands in one form or another within a radius of a few kilometers: a harbor, river, brook, city canal, lake, pond, sea or simply a ditch., (Order No: 58056 ), $15.00

107. Kiraly, Bela K.; Balogh, Piroska and Vitek, Tamas (edited by), ART OF SURVIVAL: HUNGARIAN NATIONAL DEFENSE AND SOCIETY IN MODERN TIMES, Social Science Monographs, Boulder, CO, 2003, 515pp, fine, blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket as published), ISBN 0880335386, (Order No: 40750 ), $55.00

108. Kirkup, Thomas (revised and largely rewritten by Edward R. Pease), A HISTORY OF SOCIALISM - FIFTH EDITION, Adam and Charles Black, London, 1913 5th ed, 490pp, very good, red cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 57145 ), $8.00

109. Knorr, Klaus and Verba, Sidney (edited by), THE INTERNATIONAL SYSTEM: THEORETICAL ESSAYS, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1961, 239pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), These essays investigate the nature of the simplifying assumptions made in models of the international system., (Order No: 40375 ), $15.00

110. Kosary, Domokos, HUNGARY AND INTERNATIONAL POLITICS IN 1848-1849, Social Science Monographs, Boulder, CO, 2003, 699pp, fine, blue cloth (hardcover) - minute bump lower corner, ISBN 0880335211, (Order No: 41581 ), $44.50

111. Lady Bell, D.B.E., LANDMARKS: A REPRINT OF SOME ESSAYS AND OTHER PIECES PUBLISHED BETWEEN THE YEARS 1894 AND 1922, Ernest Benn Limited, London, (1929), 227pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover) some foxing, (Order No: 60926 ), $10.00

112. Laver, James, MANNERS AND MORALS IN THE AGE OF OPTIMISM 1848-1914, Harper & Row, Publishers, New York, (1966), B&W illustrations, 272pp, good, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket EX-LIB minimal marks, A fascinating background to the events that led from the idealistic revolutions of 1848 to the final disillusionment of 1914., (Order No: 22343 ), $5.00

113. Leavitt, Daniel Bliss (with a foreword by Senator Mark Hatfield), COGWHEELING WITH HISTORY: EYEWITNESS TO AN AWESOME AGE, Daniel Bliss Leavitt, n.p., (2000), B&W ill., 159pp, very good++, wraps (softcover), This book is a "bio-history", an attempt to see one's life against the backdrop of historical events. Thus it becomes part autobiography and part history., (Order No: 44284 ), $14.50

114. Leipziger, Deborah, SA8000 THE FIRST DECADE: IMPLEMENTATION, INFLUENCE, AND IMPACT, Greenfield Publishing, Ltd., Sheffield, UK, (2009), 192pp, fine, pictorial boards (hardcover) faint corner bumps, ISBN 9781906093129, (Order No: 60363 ), $65.00

115. Lengyel, Emil, NATIONALISM - THE LAST STAGE OF COMMUNISM, Funk & Wagnalls, New York, (1969), 369pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), The author analyzes the Communist nations from Czechoslovakia to Mongolia., (Order No: 35975 ), $10.00

116. Lundestad, Geir, AMERICA, SCANDINAVIA, AND THE COLD WAR 1945-1949, Columbia University Press, New York, 1980, 434pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0231049749, (Order No: 61238 ), $25.00

117. M'Collester, Sullivan Holman, ROUND THE GLOBE: IN OLD AND NEW PATHS, Universalist Publishing Hous, Boston, MA, 1890 3rd ed, B&W illustrations, 354pp, good++, decorated olive green cloth (hardcover) EX-LIB See Note, "The present volume is the record of sight-seeing and after-reflection of more than nine months' experience in detours round the world." Ex-lib from a small country library with minimal marks and never circulated., (Order No: 53417 ), $7.50

118. Magocsi, Paul Robert, OF THE MAKING OF NATIONALITIES THERE IS NO END - VOLUME 1 AND VOLUME 2 -- TWO VOLUME SET, East European Monographs, New York, 1999, fine, blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjackets as published), ISBN 088033438X Volume One: CARPATHO-RUSYNS IN EUROPE AND NORTH AMERICA, with an introduction by Christopher M. Hann, 482pp; Volume Two: SPEECHES, DEBATES, BIBLIOGRAPHIC WORKS, with an introduction by Tom Trier, 536pp., (Order No: 31551 ), $95.00

119. Maranon, Gregorio (forword by Ronald Syme), TIBERIUS: THE RESENTFUL CAESAR, Duell, Sloan and Pearce, New York, (1956) 1st ed, 234pp, good+, blue cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), Dr. Maranon presents with rare brilliance the personalities, the forces, the motives which shaped the Emperor's character and guided his acts., (Order No: 16645 ), $7.50

120. Markham, R. H., TITO'S IMPERIAL COMMUNISM, Univ of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, NC, 1947 1st ed, 292pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 59903 ), $5.00

121. Masters, Roger D., MACHIAVELLI, LEONARDO, AND THE SCIENCE OF POWER, Univ. of Notre Dame Press, Notre Dame, IN, (1996), B&W illustrations, 366pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0268014167, (Order No: 61115 ), $15.00

122. Mathiopoulos, Margarita (foreword by Gordon A. Craig), HISTORY AND PROGRESS: IN SEARCH OF THE EUROPEAN AND AMERICAN MIND, Praeger, New York, (1989), 442pp, fine, blue cloth (hardcover), ISBN 027592792X, (Order No: 62199 ), $50.00

123. Matthew, Donald, ATLAS OF MEDIEVAL EUROPE, Facts On File, Inc., New York, (1983), 64 maps, 293 B&W & color ill, 240pp, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0871961334 This atlas surveys the history of European culture and society from the decline of the Roman empire to the discovery of America in the late 15th century., (Order No: 17977 ), $10.00

124. Maynard, Kimberly A., HEALING COMMUNITIES IN CONFLICT: INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE IN COMPLEX EMERGENCIES, Columbia University Press, New York, (1999) 1st ptg, 245pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0231112785 A comprehensive analysis of today's international emergencies that not only addresses how these crises unfold, but also the process of recovery., (Order No: 39443 ), $15.00

125. McKenzie, John R. P. and Sharpe, Lesley, THE AUSTRIAN COMIC TRADITION: STUDIES IN HONOUR OF W. E. YATES, AUSTRIAN STUDIES IX, Edinburgh University Press, Edinburgh, (1998), B&W frontis, 279pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0748610863 This volume brings together fourteen essays from internationally renowned scholars, ranging over 150 years of the Austrian comic tradition, from Blumauer in the late eighteenth century to Horvath in the twentieth., (Order No: 31631 ), $75.00

126. Medill, Robert, NORWEGIAN TOWNS AND PEOPLES: VISTAS IN THE LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN, Robert M. McBride & Company, New York, 1927 3rd ptg, B&W illustrations, 101pp, good, green cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket light wear to spine, (Order No: 52911 ), $10.00

127. Merrick, Henrietta Sands, IN THE WORLD'S ATTIC, G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York, 1931, B&W and color ill., map, 259pp, good+, red cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), (Order No: 3367 ), $12.50

128. Merrill, Charles, THE JOURNEY: MASSACRE OF THE INNOCENTS, Kenet Media, Cambridge, UK, 1996, B&W illustrations, 347pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0964479842 Author's travels in Berlin, Warsaw, Bucharest, Vienna, and Prague in the 30s and 40s and again in the 80s and 90s., (Order No: 52276 ), $5.00

129. Miller, Helen Hill, GREEK HORIZONS, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, (1961), B&W illustrations, 255pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) couple closed tears dj, For anyone planning a trip to Greece this is an ideal and stimulating introduction, since it provides a quick view of the Greek mainland and islands as the traveler today sees them-the landscape, the people, and the prehistoric, classical and Byzantine remains., (Order No: 11839 ), $4.00

130. Miller, Richard Copeland (photographs by) (foreword by Philip Levine), PASSAGE EUROPE -- PASSAGE: EUROPE, Lodima Press, Revere, PA, (2000), 85 B&W plts 600-line tritone, fine w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1888899050 In these photographs Miller deftly captures the movement and rhythms of life, the fleeting details and mysteries unfolding in common places and chance moments., (Order No: 56730 ), $20.00

131. Morrison, Leonard A., RAMBLES IN EUROPE: IN IRELAND, SCOTLAND, ENGLAND, BELGIUM, GERMANY, SWITZERLAND, AND FRANCE, Cupples, Upham & Co., Boston, MA, n.p.c 1885, B&W illustrations, 351pp, good+, brown cloth (hardcover), WITH HISTORICAL FACTS RELATING TO SCOTCH-AMERICAN FAMILIES, GATHERED IN SCOTLAND AND THE NORTH OF IRELAND. This work is largely a personal narrative. Its objective is to tell of countries visited during the ramblings of five months, of people seen, of their customs and thoughts, their systems of government, and the influence of those governments upon the people. The trip made in 1884, was for Morrison to search for information on his Scottish family history., (Order No: 52198 ), $25.00

132. Mosse, George L., THE FASCIST REVOLUTION - TOWARD A GENERAL THEORY OF FASCISM, Howard Fertig, New York, (1999) 1st ed, 230pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0865274320, (Order No: 61829 ), $30.00

133. Muller, Herbert J., FREEDOM IN THE WESTERN WORLD: FROM THE DARK AGES TO THE RISE OF DEMOCRACY, Harper & Row, Publishers, New York, (1963) 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 428pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), A synthesis of the various major developments that have affected Western civilization from the dark ages to the rise of democracy., (Order No: 27619 ), $8.00

134. Nastase, Adrian (English translation by Ilinca Anghelescu; Fabiola Hosu; and, Roxana Petcu), BATTLE FOR THE FUTURE, East European Monographs, Boulder, CO, 2001, 262pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0880334835 Contents include: Change, Between Utopia and the Need for a Political Project; 1989--Significance and Interpretations; From the Revolution to Checking on Democracy; Globalization and the Future of Transition; Political Will and Political Elite--Structures and Patterns; Elitism, Populism, Social Democracy; Political Will Versus Civil Society?; Economic Reform and the Transition Myths; Political Parties Between Ideology and Political Crisis; Political Romania--The Game of Substanceless Forms; Social Democracy Between History and Futurology; A Plea for a Social-Democrat Romania; Romania in the Context of Globalization; The Ages of Europe; Romania's Image Worldwide: An Unmarketable Product?; Questions at the End of the Century; and, From Karl Marx to Coca-Cola., (Order No: 35879 ), $12.50

135. Nicolle, David, FIGHTING FOR THE FAITH: THE MANY FRONTS OF MEDIEVAL CRUSADE AND JIHAD 1000 - 1500 AD, Pen & Sword Military, South Yorkshire, UK, (2007), 224pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 9781844156146, (Order No: 61415 ), $6.00

136. Norwich, John Julius (edited by), THE GREAT CITIES IN HISTORY, Thames & Hudson, New York, (2009), B&W and color illustrations, 304pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 9780500251546, (Order No: 61665 ), $25.00

137. NTC, NTC'S COMPACT SWEDISH AND ENGLISH DICTIONARY, NTC Publishing Group, Lincolnwood, IL, (1997), 711pp, very good++, decorated boards (hardcover), ISBN 0844249599, (Order No: 59067 ), $14.50

138. O'Daniel, John W., THE NATION THAT REFUSED TO STARVE: THE CHALLENGE OF THE NEW VIETNAM, Coward-McCann, Inc., New York, (1960), B&W ill., B&W maps, 121pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), The author's eyewitness report of how American aid helped Vietnam., (Order No: 27672 ), $10.00

139. O'Driscoll, Robert (edited by), THE CELTIC CONSCIOUSNESS, George Braziller, New York, (1993) 4th ptg, B&W illustrations, 642pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0807610410 This volume employs a diversity of scholarly approaches to examine the myth, music, history, literature, folklore, art and archaeology of the Celtic world, its place in Central Europe, and its connections with the Near and Far East., (Order No: 28467 ), $10.00

140. Outhwaite, Leonard (with drawings of ships by Gordon Grant; introduction by Walter Wood), UNROLLING THE MAP: THE STORY OF EXPLORATION - REVISED AND ENLARGED EDITION, The John Day Company, New York, (1972), B&W drawings, 57 B&W maps, 360pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), Original edition published in 1935, this edition is updated through 1972. " Exploration of the Earth from 2750 B.C. to the Space Age." The author brings together here all the information that helps us to understand the history and character of exploration, and he has worked into the background of their eras the stories of the great discoverers and adventurers who slowly invaded the unknown parts of the world., (Order No: 15244 ), $14.50

141. Pallottino, Massimo, THE ETRUSCANS - REVISED AND ENLARGED EDITION, Indiana University Press, Bloomington, IN, (1975), B&W illustrations, 317pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover) owner's name, ISBN 0253320801, (Order No: 61763 ), $5.00

142. Parker, Geoffrey, THE THIRTY YEARS' WAR, Military Heritage Press, New York, (1987) rev ed, B&W illustrations, 340pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0880292962 The Thirty Years' War (1618-48) presents the historian with immense problems; source material in a dozen languages, a geographical span covering most of Europe, and a long term of years. It is also the key issue of early modern history, the core of the "General Crisis" of the seventeenth century. This book covers the horrors of the war, and the contorted politics of the period., (Order No: 54942 ), $7.00

143. Parker, John, DISCOVERY: DEVELOPING VIEWS OF THE EARTH FROM ANCIENT TIMES TO THE VOYAGES OF CAPTAIN COOK, Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, (1972), B&W maps and drawings, 216pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0684127253 In the interlocking of text and map, the author puts together a case for the study of geography as an evolution in knowledge., (Order No: 16593 ), $3.50

144. Piozzi, Hester Lynch (edited by Herbert Barrows), OBSERVATIONS AND REFLECTIONS: MADE IN THE COURSE OF A JOURNEY THROUGH FRANCE, ITALY, AND GERMANY, University of Michigan Press, Ann Arbor, MI, (1967), 457pp, very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), From 1784 to 1787 Hester Lynch Piozzi, the former Mrs. Thrale, friend of Dr. Johnson, kept a journal of the Grand Tour she and her second husband were making. This is the version of her journal which Mrs. Piozzi published in 1789--a lively, perceptive personal account, an excellent example of eighteenth-century travel literature, and an important source for the cultural history of the period., (Order No: 34708 ), $20.00

145. Pranger, Robert J., ACTION, SYMBOLISM, AND ORDER: THE EXISTENTIAL DIMENSIONS OF POLITICS IN MODERN CITIZENSHIP, Vanderbilt University Press, Nashville, TN, 1968, 225pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), In this study, the author discusses the process by which a mere individual in the vast social order is transformed into an active political entity in a political system. His chief concern is to revive the reality of a meaningful citizenship in the context of contemporary life., (Order No: 26686 ), $10.00

146. Raworth, Philip and Reif, Linda C., THE LAW OF THE WTO - FINAL TEXT OF THE GATT URUGUAY ROUND AGREEMENTS, SUMMARY, & FULLY SEARCHABLE DISKETTE, Oceana Publications Inc., New York, (1995), 926pp, good++, wraps (softcover) EX-LIB with minimal marks, ISBN 0379213540, (Order No: 59545 ), $45.00

147. Reti, Gyorgy, HUNGARIAN-ITALIAN RELATIONS IN THE SHADOW OF HITLER'S GERMANY, 1933-1940, Social Science Monographs, Boulder, CO, 2003, 348pp, fine, blue cloth (hardcover), ISBN 0880335238, (Order No: 41587 ), $45.00

148. Reynolds, Francis J. (edited by); assisted by Henri Klein, A. M. Nikolieff, G. Seibold, and others, MARVELS OF 1924: AN AUTHORITATIVE RECORD OF THE OUTSTANDING EVENTS OF THE YEAR, International Magazine Co., New York, 1925, color frontis, B&W ill., 184pp, very good, maroon cloth (hardcover), (Order No: 55091 ), $7.50

149. Rider, Fremont, THE GREAT DILEMMA OF WORLD ORGANIZATION, The Hadam Press, New York City, 1946, 85pp, good++, olive green cloth (hardcover), Author looks at the dilemma of a "new United Nations Organization.", (Order No: 45224 ), $17.50

150. Rostow, W. W., RICH COUNTRIES AND POOR COUNTRIES: REFLECTIONS ON THE PAST, LESSONS FOR THE FUTURE, Westview Press, Boulder, CO, (1987), 194pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0813304970, (Order No: 62239 ), $40.00

151. Rotch, William Boylston (editor) - with author's gift card laid in, TRAVEL LETTERS: A SHEAF OF NOTES AND HAPPY MEMORIES OF A REALIZED DREAM OF A BRIEF JOURNEY TO EUROPE IN 1901, published by the author, Milford, New Hampshire, 1933, B&W illustrations, 126pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Travels to Italy, Germany, Switzerland, France, Belgium, Holland and England. "This little book descriptive of things we saw and places visited is not published for sale purposes, but to keep alive in memory the interesting experience of four months travel.", (Order No: 46990 ), $40.00

152. Rothmyer, Karen, WINNING PULITZERS: THE STORIES BEHIND SOME OF THE BEST NEWS COVERAGE OF OUR TIME, Columbia University Press, New York, (1991), B&W illustrations, 211pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0231070284 A series of fifteen first-person accounts by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists describing the events that led to their award winning stories., (Order No: 32073 ), $5.00

153. Rueschemeyer, Marilyn (edited by), WOMEN IN THE POLITICS OF POSTCOMMUNIST EASTERN EUROPE - REVISED AND EXPANDED EDITION, M. E. Sharpe, Inc., Armonk, NY, (1998) 1st ptg, 308pp, fine, decorated green cloth (hardcover), ISBN 0765602954, (Order No: 61090 ), $15.00

154. Sagan, Eli, THE HONEY AND THE HEMLOCK: DEMOCRACY AND PARANOIA IN ANCIENT ATHENS AND MODERN AMERICA, Basic Books, New York, (1991) 1st ptg, 429pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover) review press release laid in, ISBN 0465030580 "Democracy is a miracle," Eli Sagan writes, "considering human psychological disabilities." To shed light on this "miracle," Sagan focuses on the world's first democratic society, Athens, and mounts a compelling argument that Athens and the modern American republic, although separated by more than two thousand years, share the same fundamental moral and psychological dilemmas., (Order No: 9021 ), $6.00

155. Salwen, Peter, GALAPAGOS - THE LOST PARADISE, Mallard Press, New York, (1989), color illustrations, 192pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) bump bottom corner, ISBN 0792450914 A photographic study of the species of wildlife on the Galapagos archipelago., (Order No: 50448 ), $18.50

156. Scarre, Chris, EXPLORING PREHISTORIC EUROPE - PLACES IN TIME, Oxford University Press, New York, 1998, B&W and color illustrations, 228pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0195103238, (Order No: 62064 ), $10.00

157. Scott, James Brown (edited, with an introduction by) (prefatory note by Elihu Root), TEXTS OF THE PEACE CONFERENCES AT THE HAGUE, 1899 AND 1907 WITH ENGLISH TRANSLATION AND APPENDIX OF RELATED DOCUMENTS, Ginn & Company, Boston, MA, 1908, 447pp, good+, black cloth (hardcover), The most valuable result of the Conference of 1899 was that it made the work of the Conference of 1907 possible. The achievements of the Conferences justify the belief that the world has entered upon an orderly process through which, step by step, in successive Conferences, each taking the work of its predecessor as its point of departure, there may be continual progress toward making the practices of civilized nations conform to their peaceful professions., (Order No: 40292 ), $60.00

158. Scoville, Warren C. and La Force, J. Clayburn, THE EIGHTEENTH AND EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURIES - THE ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF WESTERN EUROPE, D. C. Heath and Company, Lexington, MA, (1969), 224pp, very good, wraps (softcover), (Order No: 59322 ), $17.50

159. Seccombe, Wally, A MILLENNIUM OF FAMILY CHANGE: FEUDALISM TO CAPITALISM IN NORTHWESTERN EUROPE, Verso, London, (1995), 343pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 1859840523 A Millennium of Family Change provides a magisterial history of peasant and proletarian family relations in northwestern Europe., (Order No: 9732 ), $15.00

160. Sekal, Josef, SLOVENSKO -- SLOVAKIA, Sport Bratislava, (1989), color illustrations, 192pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 8070960035 31 Pages of translations of the text in various languages (including English) follow the main text of 192 pages that give an illustrated tour of all parts of Slovakia., (Order No: 50446 ), $10.00

161. Sennett, Richard, FLESH AND STONE: THE BODY AND THE CITY IN WESTERN CIVILIZATION, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, (1994) 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 431pp, very good w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0393036847 A history of the city in Western civilization, one that tells the story of urban life through bodily experience., (Order No: 30251 ), $12.50

162. Shafer, Boyd C., NATIONALISM: MYTH AND REALITY, Victor Gollancz Limited, London, 1955, 319pp, good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), "This is an inquiry based on twenty years of reading and reflection into the meaning of nationalism, how and why it arose, illusions concerning its origins and delusions concerning its nature, and finally its relation to some fundamental similarities among men and nations.", (Order No: 34979 ), $14.50

163. Sigourney, L. H. (Mrs.), PLEASANT MEMORIES OF PLEASANT LANDS, James Munroe and Company, Boston, MA, 1842, engraved frontis, 368pp, good+, brown cloth (hardcover) nice clean and tight copy, (Order No: 54823 ), $25.00

164. Simsir, Bilal N., THE TURKS OF BULGARIA (1878-1985), K. Rustem & Brother, London, 1988, B&W ill. follow the text, 329pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 9963565107 The plight of the Turkish peple living in Bulgaria since it ceased to be part of the Ottoman Empire deserves to be better understood by the world., (Order No: 61145 ), $27.50

165. Sinclair, Andrew, WAR LIKE A WASP: THE LOST DECADE OF THE 'FORTIES, Hamish Hamilton, London, (1989), B&W and color ill., 321pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0241125316, (Order No: 6667 ), $7.50

166. Sitwell, N. H. H., ROMAN ROADS OF EUROPE, St. Martin's Press, New York, (1981), B&W and color illustrations, 240pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0312690800 "A detailed record of Rome's most brilliantly conceived and executed undertaking.", (Order No: 58210 ), $27.50

167. Sitwell, Osbert, THE FOUR CONTINENTS: BEING MORE DISCURSIONS ON TRAVEL, ART AND LIFE, Harper & Brothers Publishers, New York, (1954), B&W ill., 282pp, good w/chipped dustjacket, Drawings by Daniel Maloney. Over Europe, Asia, Africa and America, Sir Osbert's sharp eye has recorded impressions of people, places and incidents with startling vividness., (Order No: 11907 ), $12.50

168. Snow, Philip and Waine, Stefanie, THE PEOPLE FROM THE HORIZON: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE EUROPEANS AMONG THE SOUTH SEA ISLANDERS, McLaren Publishing Ltd., London, (1986), B&W and color illustrations, 296pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 09478890501, (Order No: 58240 ), $10.00

169. Somlyody, Laszlo and Somlyody, Nora (edited by) (copyedited by Tim Wilkinson; typeset by Andrea T. Kulcsar), HUNGARIAN ARTS AND SCIENCES, 1848-2000, Social Science Monographs, Boulder, CO, 2003, B&W illustrations, 719pp, fine, blue cloth (hardcover), ISBN 0880335335 Offers a brief sketch of Hungary's history, geography, cultural influences and other factors that have shaped the creativity of her populace. Also deals with the natural sciences and technology, with subsections on mathematics, physics, computer technology, biology, astronomy, chemistry, agriculture and engineering. Includes chapters on architecture, the visual arts, the cinema, literature, music, and sport., (Order No: 41778 ), $60.00

170. Spekke, Arnolds, THE BALTIC SEA IN ANCIENT MAPS, M. Goppers Golden Appletree, Stockholm, 1961, B&W illustrations, 76pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Contents include: Ptolemy and the Baltic; The Contours of Western Europe in the Tenth Century (Cottonian); Edrisi; The Crusades and the Mapamonds; The Masterpiece of the Monk of Murano; Catalan; The Threshold of a new era, the end of the Fifteenth Century; Modern Geography is born in a quiet valley of the Vosges; The Baltic and its proper projection; Scandinavia and the Carta Marina by Olaus Magnus; Livonia and the Latvians by Dutch artists and engravers; Mercator and the Sixteenth Century; Epilogue and Bibliography., (Order No: 51432 ), $150.00

171. Spender, J. A., THE PUBLIC LIFE - VOLUME I AND VOLUME II - TWO VOLUME SET COMPLETE, Frederick A. Stokes Company, New York, (1925), B&W illustrations, very good, maroon cloth (hardcover), Discusses the types of people in Public Life and various sectors of public life, including: Background; Types of Public Men; Politicians and Parliament; American and Foreign Examples; Democracy and Government; The Press and the Public Life; The Ideas of the Public Man. Volume I, 236pp; Volume II, 232pp., (Order No: 31268 ), $20.00

172. Spiel, Hilde (edited and with an introduction by), THE CONGRESS OF VIENNA: AN EYEWITNESS ACCOUNT, Chilton Book Co., Philadelphia, (1968) 1st ed, B&W illustrations, 327pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), (Order No: 6978 ), $14.50

173. Stansill, Peter and Mairowitz, David Zane (edited by), BAMN (BY ANY MEANS NECESSARY) OUTLAW MANIFESTOS AND EPHEMERA 1965-70, Autonomedia, Brooklyn, NY, (1999), B&W illustrations, 255pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 1570270287, (Order No: 57770 ), $25.00

174. Steinberg, S. H. (with a foreword by G. P. Gooch), HISTORICAL TABLES: 58 B.C. - A.D. 1945, Macmillan and Co., Limited, London, 1949 3rd ed, 251pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), Beginning at 58- 51 B.C. and including the second world war, the leading events of history and outstanding achievements of art, literature and science throughout the world are briefly noted side by side., (Order No: 25795 ), $10.00

175. Stokes, John, IN THE NINETIES, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL, (1989), B&W illustrations, 199pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0226775380, (Order No: 62290 ), $12.50

176. Strauss, W. Patrick, AMERICANS IN POLYNESIA 1783-1842, Michigan State Univ. Press, East Lansing, MI, 1963, 187pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), The story of America's initial penetration in the South Pacific. This is essentially a history of individuals-Yankee traders at first, then sealers and whalers and, finally, missionaries. Within three decades after their initial contact, these groups had effected fundamental changes in the natives' culture., (Order No: 13088 ), $14.50

177. Stromberg, Roland N. (editor), REALISM, NATURALISM, AND SYMBOLISM: MODES OF THOUGHT AND EXPRESSION IN EUROPE, 1848-1914, Walker and Company, New York, (1968), 296pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), A volume in the Documentary History of Western Civilization series. This volume presents a stimulating sample of three movements in the history of ideas, falling mainly within the three generations from the mid-nineteenth century to the beginning of World War I. Among the writers chosen to illustrate them are Shopenhauer, Baudelaire, Ruskin, Dostoyevsky, Marx and the Goncourts for realism; Zola, Nietzsche, Shaw and Freud for naturalism; and Rimbaud, Mallarme, Huysmans, Wilde, Housman and Peguy for symbolism., (Order No: 13987 ), $5.00

178. Strong, E. E. (editorial secretary), IN LANDS AFAR: A SECOND SERIES OF MISSION STORIES OF MANY LANDS, A BOOK FOR YOUNG PEOPLE, Amer. Board of Commissioners, Boston, MA, 1897, B&W illustrations, 400pp, good+, maroon cloth (hardcover) fade to spine, EX-LIB few marks, A Second Series of Mission Stories of Many Lands, focusing on Africa, Turkey, India and Ceylon, China, Japan, Micronesia, Papal Lands, and other lands. EX-LIB from a small country library, and never circulated., (Order No: 54121 ), $35.00

179. Stucley, Elizabeth, A HEBRIDEAN JOURNEY: WITH JOHNSON AND BOSWELL, Christopher Johnson, London, (1956), B&W illustrations, 212pp, good w/lightly chipped dustjacket (hardcover), The author describes her journey to the Hebrides in the track of Johnson and Boswell on their famous tour of 1773., (Order No: 19537 ), $10.00

180. Sulkin, Edith, CONTINENT IN LIMBO, Reynal & Hitchcock, New York, (1947) 2nd ptg, 304pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), "A personal story of Europe's people today.", (Order No: 52469 ), $6.00

181. Szelenyi, Ivan (in collaboration with Robert Manchin, Pal Juhasz, Balint Magyar, and Bill Martin), SOCIALIST ENTREPRENEURS: EMBOURGEOISEMENT IN RURAL HUNGARY, University of Wisconsin Pr., Madison, WI, (1988) 1st ptg, B&W illustrations, 255pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0299113604 In the years since the government relaxed its policy of forced collectivization, approximately ten percent of rural Hungarian families have taken up entrepreneurial opportunities in agriculture. Why they have chosen this course and why ninety percent of families have chosen to remain in proletarian or cadre positions--are central questions in Szelenyi's inquiry., (Order No: 54565 ), $15.00

182. Talbert, Ernest, OLD COUNTRIES DISCOVERED ANEW: A MOTOR BOOK FOR EVERYBODY, Dana Estes & Company Pub., Boston, MA, (1913), color frontis, B&W ill., 369pp, good, decorated purple cloth (hardcover) spine a tad faded, "This book was begun to aid the motorist in planning European tours. Each chapter, as far as practicable, represents either a day's run including sightseeing, or a day or more given to sightseeing where the locality merits it.", (Order No: 40041 ), $25.00

183. Tarlier, Jules and Wauters, Alphonse, LA BELGIQUE ANCIENNE ET MODERNE. GEOGRAPHIE ET HISTOIRE DES COMMUNES BELGES - TEN VOLUMES REPRINTED IN FOUR VOLUME SET, Culture et Civilisation, Bruxelles, 1963, very good+, brown cloth (hardcover), "OUVRAGE DEDIE AU ROI ET PUBLIE SOUS LE PATRONAGE DU GOUVERNEMENT." [Belgium Ancient and Modern - History of Belgian Municpalities]. First Two Volumes - Province de Brabant. Arrondissement de Nivelles. Tome I: Canton de Genappe (originally published 1859, 174pp; Province de Brabant. Ville de Nivelles (Chef-Lieu D'Arrondissement), (originally published 1862), 172pp; Province de Brabant. Canton de Wavre, (originally published 1864), 283pp. Tome II: Canton de Perwez, (originally published 1865), 179pp; Canton de Jodoigne, (originally published 1872), 373pp. The second two volumes are a continuation of the original work, Arrondissement de Louvain, which include: Ville de Tirlemont, (originally published 1874), 194pp; Canton de Tirlemont (Commune Rurales, Premiere Partie), (originally published 1875), 173pp; Canton de Tirlemont (Communes Rurales, Deuxieme Partie), (originally published 1876), 185pp; Canton de Glabbeek, (originally published 1882), 169pp; and, Canton de Leau (originally published 1887), 242pp., (Order No: 59383 ), $450.00

184. Taylor, A. J. P., THE HABSBURG MONARCHY 1815-1918 - A HISTORY OF THE AUSTRIAN EMPIRE AND AUSTRIA-HUNGARY, Macmillan and Co., Ltd., London, 1941, 316pp, good, blue cloth (hardcover) no dustjacket, light fade to spine, (Order No: 55781 ), $10.00

185. Taylor, A. J. P., REVOLUTIONS AND REVOLUTIONARIES, Atheneum, New York, 1980, B&W illustrations, 165pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0689110693, (Order No: 61758 ), $8.50

186. Tyrrell, Albert E., MISADVENTURES OF AN AMERICAN ABROAD: BIG BROTHER EXPOSED, Albert E. Terril, Everett, WA, (1990) 1st ed, B&W ill., B&W maps, 642pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0962605506 In addition to a travelogue and several autobiographical sketches, the author describes numerous strange and illogical experiences, which were encountered in every country that he visited during a 3-month trip around the world., (Order No: 32428 ), $10.00

187. Vaizey, John, SOCIAL DEMOCRACY - REVOLUTIONS OF OUR TIME, Praeger Publishers, New York, (1972), 120 B&W ill., 6 diagrams, 224pp, very good+ w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), Part of the REVOLUTIONS OF OUR TIME series. The author argues that democratic socialists have altogether failed to come to terms with the two biggest problems that face them--the militarism of their countries and the trade unions which finance them., (Order No: 16417 ), $12.50

188. Vanderlip, Frank A., WHAT HAPPENED TO EUROPE, The Macmillan Company, New York, 1919 1st ed, 188pp, good, maroon cloth (hardcover) inscribed by the author, Light wear to the top of the spine., (Order No: 60279 ), $10.00

189. Verdery, Katherine, THE VANISHING HECTARE: PROPERTY AND VALUE IN POSTSOCIALIST TRANSYLVANIA, Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, (2003), B&W illustrations, 426pp, fine, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0810488699 The author traces how collective forms of land use were transformed into 'private property.' This volume explores the importance of land and land ownership to the people of one Transylvanian community, Aurel Vlaicu., (Order No: 49341 ), $27.50

190. Waddell, Eric, THE MOUND BUILDERS: AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES, ENVIRONMENT, AND SOCIETY IN THE CENTRAL HIGHLANDS OF NEW GUINEA, Univ. of Washington Press, Seattle, WA, (1972) 1st ed, 22 B&W figures, 8 B&W photos, 253pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0295951699 The author's analysis of the Raiapu Enga agricultural system is an important contribution to this field, while at the same time it increases our understanding of Highland societies., (Order No: 10464 ), $12.00

191. Wagar, W. Warren (edited by), HISTORY AND THE IDEA OF MANKIND, Univ. of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, NM, (1971) 1st ed, 227pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0826302246 This book is an effort by historians and scholars in related fields to explore the ways in which man has understood and conceptualized the idea of universal human kinship. It is a project of the Council for the Study of Mankind, an association of scholars founded in Chicago in 1952., (Order No: 16592 ), $10.00

192. Waissenberger, Robert (edited by), VIENNA IN THE BIEDERMEIER ERA 1815-1848, Alpine Fine Arts Collection, London, (1986), 300 ill. with 80 in color, 280pp, very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover) closed tear on jacket, ISBN 0881681903 A late-twentieth century revival of interest in the Biedermeier style is the occasion for this new study of its origins., (Order No: 4974 ), $10.00

193. Waller, Mary E., THROUGH THE GATES OF THE NETHERLANDS, Little, Brown, and Company, Boston, MA, 1907, B&W illustrations, 337pp, very good, olive green cloth, teg (hardcover), (Order No: 46741 ), $5.00

194. Wallis, Frank (editor), RIBBONS OF TIME: WORLD HISTORY YEAR BY YEAR SINCE 1492, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, New York, (1988) 1st Amer, color illustrations, 128pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 1555842550 An illustrated chart of the most significant things that have happened, year by year, since 1492., (Order No: 39637 ), $8.50

195. Walter, Knut, THE REGIME OF ANASTASIO SOMOZA 1936-1956, Univ. of North Carolina Pr., Chapel Hill, NC, (1993), 303pp, very good+, wraps (softcover), ISBN 0807844276 "To many observers, Anastasio Somoza, who ruled Nicaragua from 1936 until his assassination in 1956, personified the worst features of a dictator.", (Order No: 58762 ), $14.50

196. Walter, Richard, CANARY ISLAND ADVENTURE: A YOUNG FAMILY'S QUEST FOR THE SIMPLE LIFE, E. P. Dutton and Company, New York, 1956 1st ed, B&W ill., 255pp, good, green cloth (hardcover) (no dustjacket), Inscribed by the author on the half-title page., (Order No: 32123 ), $15.00

197. Wandycz, Piotr S., THE PRICE OF FREEDOM: A HISTORY OF EAST CENTRAL EUROPE FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE PRESENT, Routledge, London, (1992), 330pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0415076269, (Order No: 56889 ), $9.50

198. Wangermann, Ernst, THE AUSTRIAN ACHIEVEMENT 1700-1800, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York, (1973) 1st ed, 177 ill. with 15 in color, 216pp, very good+ w/good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 01510988X "History of European Civilization Library." The achievements of Austria in the Age of Enlightenment sprang largely from a desire to increase military power. Author shows how these achievements encompassed far-reaching political reforms and stimulated, in music and architecture, a unique contribution to European civilization., (Order No: 9873 ), $6.00

199. Warner, Charles D., SAUNTERINGS, James R. Osgood and Company, Boston, MA, 1872 1st ed, 289pp, ads, good, blue cloth (hardcover) light edgewear, Contents of authors travels include: Paris and London; The Low Countries and Rhineland; Alpine Notes; Bavaria; Looking for Warm Weather; Ravenna; A High Day in Rome; Vesuvius; and, Sorrento Days., (Order No: 58672 ), $12.50

200. Waugh, Alec, THIRTEEN SUCH YEARS, Farrar & Rinehart, New York, (1932) 1st ed, frontispiece by Lynd Ward, 277pp, good w/chipped dustjacket (hardcover), The author pictures the post-war times and tries to explain what has happened to the war generation., (Order No: 26212 ), $30.00

201. Whitfield, Peter, CITIES OF THE WORLD: A HISTORY IN MAPS, Univ. of California Press, Berkeley, CA, (2005) 1st ptg, color illustrations, 208pp, fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0520247256 Traces the historic form and special character of the world's greatest cities through a breathtaking collection of maps and panoramic views., (Order No: 58223 ), $27.50

202. Whiting, Lilian, ATHENS: THE VIOLET-CROWNED, Little, Brown and Company, Boston, 1913 1st ed, 36 B&W ill., 361pp, very good, pictorial gray cloth, teg (hardcover), (Order No: 11595 ), $15.00

203. Wilde, Norman, THE ETHICAL BASIS OF THE STATE, Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1924, 236pp, very good, blue cloth (hardcover), This book is a study of some of the ethical aspects of the problem of the State., (Order No: 37975 ), $20.00

204. Wingfield-Stratford, Esme, THE VICTORIAN SUNSET, George Routledge and Sons, London, 1932, 396pp, good+, red cloth (hardcover) light fading to spine, "In THE VICTORIAN TRAGEDY, the first volume in this series, I tried to describe the four mid decades of the nineteenth century. In this, I carry on the story to the end of the century and the passing of its most conspicuous figure.", (Order No: 43080 ), $12.50

205. Woodward, Ralph Lee, ROBINSON CRUSOE'S ISLAND - A HISTORY OF THE JUAN FERNANDEZ ISLANDS, Univ. of North Carolina Pr., Chapel Hill, NC, (1969), 267pp, very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover), This is a history of the islands that first became famous through the publication of the account of Alexander Selkirk's solitary residence there from 1704 to 1709. Woodes Rogers' and Richard Steele's versions of this adventure provided Daniel Defoe with a factual base for his ROBINSON CRUSOE. The islands are located about 400 miles west of Valparaiso, Chile., (Order No: 56328 ), $27.50

206. Ziegler, Philip, THE BLACK DEATH, Alan Sutton Publishing Co., Dover, NH, (1993), B&W and color illustrations, 249pp, very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover), ISBN 0862998387, (Order No: 60931 ), $5.00

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