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RICH RELATIONS: THE AMERICAN OCCUPATION OF BRITAIN, 1942-1945
Written by David Reynolds.
Stock no. 1818472
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
Exploring the social, political and military history of the American presence in Britain during the Second World War, its impact and legacy. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0002551276. Couple of small indentation marks to top of front board. Inscription in pencil to verso of front endpaper. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and has a corresponding indentation mark to front panel.
THE GOLDEN YEARS OF RAILROADING: SOUTHERN PACIFIC IN THE BAY AREA
Written by George H. Drury.
Stock no. 1818016
Published by Airlife. 1st 1996. Nearly fine condition.
The San-Francisco-Sacramento-Stockton Triangle. Photographs of the 1940s and 1950s from the files of Trains Magazine. Large oblong format. Cardwraps. B/w photos. 128 pages. ISBN: 0890242747.
PACIFIC: 2472'S FAMILY ALBUM
Written by Kenneth G. Johnsen.
Stock no. 1817990
Published by Interurban Press. 1st 1990. Nearly fine condition.
A tour of the Espee's Pacific fleet, from passenger to freight operations, and from streamlining to WWII-era basic black. A look at Pacific 2472. Large format. Cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 0870460927.
AMERICA'S GREAT COMIC-STRIP ARTISTS
Written by Richard Marschall. Illustrated by R.F. Outcault; F. Opper; Harold Gray; Charles M. Schulz; et al..
Stock no. 2131007
Published by Abbeville Press. Circa 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Large format. Blue cloth with silver title to spine. Includes various reproduced comic strips in b/w and colour. ISBN: 0896599175. Wrapper is edge-creased with some tape repairs to top and tail of spine.
RAILROADS IN THE WOODS
Written by John T. Labbe; Vernon Goe.
Stock no. 1817096
Published by Oso Publishing Company. 1st 1995. Nearly fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
Between the days of the horse and bull teams and the coming of diesel power was a unique period of American history: the age of steam-powered equipment to harvest the big timber out of ancient forests. This book is a comprehensive look at the men, the machines, and the methods at work during logging's "glory days". Large format. Black boards, gilt titles. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0964752107. Minor foxing to top edge of text block.
DEATH, TAXES, AND LEAKY WADERS
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816610
Published by Simon & Schuster. 1st thus 2001. Very good condition.
A John Gierach Fly-Fishing Treasury. A collection of forty of Gierach's finest essays on fishing from six of his books. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w chapter headers. ISBN: 0684868598. Well read but contents clean.
ANOTHER LOUSY DAY IN PARADISE
Written by John Gierach. Illustrated by Glenn Wolff.
Stock no. 1816599
Published by Excellent Press. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
The author's series of fishing adventures taking the reader from the banks of his native Colorado rivers to remote northern wilderness regions where you have to fly in and hope to get out in a float plane and there are bears about. How to react to the Theft of a new can rod to Planning a Game Dinner and clearing out the deep freeze at the same time... Brown cloth spine with silver title, blue paper boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 1900318016.
THE WAR OF 1812: A FORGOTTEN CONFLICT
Written by Donald R. Hickey.
Stock no. 1816165
Published by University of Illinois Press. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The military, political, diplomatic, economic, social and financial history of the American war with Great Britain. Blue cloth boards, Silver title to spine in burgundy title block. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0252016130. Old price label to rear panel of dustwrapper.
THE AMERICAN ARSENAL
Written by Ian V. Hogg.
Stock no. 1816067
Published by Greenhill Books. 1st 1996. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
The World War II Official Standard Ordnance Catalog of Small Arms, Tanks, Armored Cars, Artillery, Antiaircraft Guns, Ammunition, Grenades, Mines, Etcetera. Introduction by Ian V. Hogg. Large format. Blue cloth boards, silver title to spine. B/w diagrams and photos. ISBN: 1853672548.
DEEP TROUT: ANGLING IN POPULAR CULTURE
Written by William Washabaugh; Catherine Washabaugh.
Stock no. 1815705
Published by Berg. 1st 2000. Nearly fine condition.
Angling in America. Blue pictorial boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 185973393X. Remains of small label to rear board.
POWERBOAT RACING ON THE CHESAPEAKE
Written by William W. Mowbray.
Stock no. 1609954
Published by Tidewater Publishers. 1st 1995. Slightly better than very good condition.
Card wraps. B/w photos. 116 pages. ISBN: 0870334735.
THE AMERICAN BIRD CONSERVANCY GUIDE TO BIRD CONSERVATION
Written by Daniel J. Lebbin; Michael J. Parr; George H. Fenwick.
Stock no. 1815276
Published by University of Chicago Press; Lynx. 1st 2010. Nearly fine condition.
The most authoritative book on bird conservation in the Americas ever published. Pictorial glazed boards. Colour photos and illustrations. 446 pages including index. ISBN: 9780226647272.