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William Penn's 'Holy Experiment': Quaker Truth in Pennsylvania, 1682-1781

William Penn's 'Holy Experiment': Quaker Truth in Pennsylvania,...

Author: James Proud ,  Charles H Martin
ISBN: 9781732823938
Format: Paperback
$72.45

William Penn's life was, at its core, a search for peace. This study concentrates attention on his greatest effort...  Read More >>

The Indian World of George Washington: The First President, the First Americans, and the Birth of the Nation

The Indian World of George Washington: The First President,...

Author: Colin G. Calloway (Professor of History and Native American Studies, Professor of History and Native American Studies, Dartmouth College)
ISBN: 9780190056698
Format: Paperback
$33.95

The Indian World of George Washington offers a fresh portrait of the most revered American and the Native Americans...  Read More >>

Nuyorican: Growing up in Brooklyn

Nuyorican: Growing up in Brooklyn

Author: Nilda I Cortes
ISBN: 9780578490908
Format: Paperback
$50.09

This memoir tells the intriguing story of Puerto Rican-American and her experiences as a Spanish-speaking student...  Read More >>

The Martyr and the Traitor: Nathan Hale, Moses Dunbar, and the American Revolution

The Martyr and the Traitor: Nathan Hale, Moses Dunbar,...

Author: Virginia DeJohn Anderson (Professor of History, Professor of History, University of Colorado, Boulder)
ISBN: 9780190055622
Format: Paperback
$33.95

Nathan Hale, the celebrated hero, and Moses Dunbar, an unknown loyalist executed for treason, died during the American...  Read More >>

Joss Whedon FAQ: All That's Left to Know About Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Dr. Horrible, the Avengers, and More

Joss Whedon FAQ: All That's Left to Know About Buffy,...

Author: John Kenneth Muir
ISBN: 9781540000798
Format: Paperback
$47.99

Providing a career-spanning view of everyone's favorite geek writer and director, Joss Whedon FAQ offers answers...  Read More >>

Limited by Body Habitus - An American Fat Story

Limited by Body Habitus - An American Fat Story

Author: Jennifer Renee Blevins
ISBN: 9781938769405
Format: Paperback
$26.20

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Notebooks, Volume 1, 1998-99

Notebooks, Volume 1, 1998-99

Author: Anselm Kiefer ,  Tess Lewis
ISBN: 9780857427045
Format: Paperback
$38.79

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The Silences of Hammerstein

The Silences of Hammerstein

Author: Hans Magnus Enzensberger ,  Martin Chalmers
ISBN: 9780857427038
Format: Paperback
$33.61

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Our Baby Was Born Premature: (the same way he was conceived)

Our Baby Was Born Premature: (the same way he was conceived)...

Author: Paul Alexander
ISBN: 9781732709768
Format: Paperback
$27.43

In this uniquely conceived memoir, author and comedian Paul Alexander offers up fresh insights into the perils and...  Read More >>

William Penn's 'Holy Experiment': Quaker Truth in Pennsylvania, 1682-1781

William Penn's 'Holy Experiment': Quaker Truth in Pennsylvania,...

Author: James Proud ,  Charles H Martin
ISBN: 9780999833292
Format: Hardback
$103.50

William Penn's life was, at its core, a search for peace. This study concentrates attention on his greatest effort...  Read More >>

100 Great Philosophers Who Changed the World

100 Great Philosophers Who Changed the World

Author: Philip Stokes
ISBN: 9781789503418
Format: Hardback
$33.61

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100 Great Scientists Who Changed the World

100 Great Scientists Who Changed the World

Author: Jon Balchin
ISBN: 9781789503425
Format: Hardback
$33.61

'If I saw further than others,' said Sir Isaac Newton, 'it is because I was standing on the shoulders of giants.'...  Read More >>

Our Baby Was Born Premature: (the same way he was conceived)

Our Baby Was Born Premature: (the same way he was conceived)...

Author: Paul Alexander
ISBN: 9781732709782
Format: Hardback
$53.04

In this uniquely conceived memoir, author and comedian Paul Alexander offers up fresh insights into the perils and...  Read More >>

Bishop Gwynne: Deputy Chaplain-General to the British Armies on the Western Front During the First World War

Bishop Gwynne: Deputy Chaplain-General to the British...

Author: Neville Benyon
ISBN: 9781910294604
Format: Hardback
$69.95

The celebrated General Sir Herbert Plumer once referred to BEF Deputy Chaplain General Llewellyn Henry Gwynne (1863-1957)...  Read More >>

King George's Hangman: Henry Hawley and the Battle of Falkirk, 1746

King George's Hangman: Henry Hawley and the Battle of...

Author: Jonathan D. Oates
ISBN: 9781912866649
Format: Hardback
$75.00

A biography of General Hawley through six conflicts, focussing on his controversial role in the Jacobite campaign...  Read More >>

More Worlds to Negotiate: John Dunlop and the Art of Problem Solving

More Worlds to Negotiate: John Dunlop and the Art of...

Author: Jennifer C. Berkshire
ISBN: 9780761871125
Format: Hardback
$102.18

This lively, accessible account of the problem-solving work of Harvard labor economist and former US Secretary of...  Read More >>

The Colors I Saw: A Cancer Memoir

The Colors I Saw: A Cancer Memoir

Author: Eliza C Walton
ISBN: 9781733305518
Format: Paperback
$36.22

A 53-year-old mother of three is diagnosed with rectal cancer halfway through earning her MFA in fiction. She uses...  Read More >>

Adventures of the Horse Doctor's Husband

Adventures of the Horse Doctor's Husband

Author: Justin B Long
ISBN: 9781948169219
Format: Paperback
$38.68

When he wedded a veterinarian, chasing horses down the Interstate wasn't in the vows... If you love animals, you'll...  Read More >>

Correspondence

Correspondence

Author: Paul Celan ,  Ingeborg Bachmann
ISBN: 9780857426420
Format: Paperback
$33.61

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Travel Light, Move Fast

Travel Light, Move Fast

Author: Alexandra Fuller
ISBN: 9781788163835
Format: Paperback
$29.99

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Murder by the Book: A Sensational Chapter in Victorian Crime

Murder by the Book: A Sensational Chapter in Victorian...

Author: Claire Harman
ISBN: 9780241346945
Format: Paperback
$22.99

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Adventures of the Horse Doctor's Husband

Adventures of the Horse Doctor's Husband

Author: Justin B Long
ISBN: 9781948169226
Format: Hardback
$64.56

When he wedded a veterinarian, chasing horses down the Interstate wasn't in the vows... If you love animals, you'll...  Read More >>

More Than Just A Good Life: The Authorised Biography of Richard Briers

More Than Just A Good Life: The Authorised Biography...

Author: James Hogg
ISBN: 9781472129239
Format: Paperback
$24.99

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