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1982 WORLD'S FAIR OFFICIAL GUIDEBOOK

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Seller ID: IM446053


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AMERICAN LAND

By: Ayensu, E.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION PRESS:

Seller ID: IM311746


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IMAGES OF AMERICA

By: Smithsonian Books

Price: $10.00

Publisher: SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION PRESS:

Seller ID: IM311751


The book explores six generations of American life: from telescope-maker Henry Fitz, who used Daguerre's then-revolutionary process of 1839 to create an image of his face, to the electronic and digital technology of 1989, photography's 150th anniversary. View more info

STORY OF AMERICA : NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC P

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC:

Seller ID: IM448513


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LA FRONTERA

By: ALAN WEISMAN

Price: $9.00

Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA PRESS:

Seller ID: IM285546


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FLORIDA : A PLACE IN THE SUN

By: ALVA BURT

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: IM315060


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GROWING UP IN NEW ORLEANS

By: ALVIN G GOTTSCHALL

Price: $12.00

Publisher: VANTAGE PRESS:

Seller ID: IM179643


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PORTRAITS FROM THE DESERT

By: BILL WRIGHT

Price: $10.00

Publisher: UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS PRESS:

Seller ID: IM59741


The Big Bend is one of the last places left in America that's a long way from anywhere. Maybe that's why it draws such an eclectic range of people. Certainly it was Big Bend's unexplored remoteness that drew Bill Wright and three high school friends on an Easter break in 1950. Since that earliest visit, he has returned to Big Bend again and again, finding sustenance in its spare, desert landscapes and in friendships with the people who have found a home there. In this bo... View more info

BEARTOOTH COUNTRY

By: BOB ANDERSON

Price: $5.00

Publisher: MONTANA MAGAZINE:

Seller ID: IM441572


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PLACE TO BEGIN

By: BORLAND / KING

Price: $4.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM298577


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PACIFIC ARCADIA : IMAGES OF CALIFORNIA

By: CLAIRE PERRY

Price: $10.00

Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM54192


Since the arrival of the Spanish explorers in the sixteenth century, California has been thought of as a land of promise and opportunity. This lavishly illustrated catalog, which is to accompany a major exhibit opening in April 1999 at Stanford's Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts and traveling subsequently to two other museums, presents a fascinating cultural history of an idyllic vision of California that still figures prominently in the American imaginat... View more info

TRAIL DRIVING DAYS

By: DEE BROWN

Price: $9.00

Publisher: CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS:

Seller ID: IM431614


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JAPANESE AMERICAN FAMILY ALBUM

By: DOROTHY HOOBLER

Price: $8.50

Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM54315


The first Japanese immigrants to the United States came to Hawaii to work on sugar plantations, quickly followed by others who came to mainland cities. Their images of America were formed by popular guidebooks with titles such as Mysterious America and Come, Japanese that promised, "Gold, silver, and gems are scattered on the] streets. If you can figure out a way of picking them up, you'll become rich instantly." The Japanese arrived with the hope of making a better li... View more info

MAINE CAPTURED IN COLOR AND VERSE

By: EDWIN MERRY

Price: $12.00

Publisher: PRIVATELY PUBLISHED:

Seller ID: IM437962


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ALBUQUERQUE - 100 YEARS IN PICTURES

By: FITZPATRICK & CAPLIN

Price: $25.00

Publisher: MODERN PRESS - ALBUQUERQUE NM:

Seller ID: IM313857


jacket present but badly edgeworn and chipped. View more info

AMERICAN EXTREMES

By: GEORGE TOOMER

Price: $8.00

Publisher: TAYLOR PUBLISHING COMPANY:

Seller ID: IM303083


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AMERICAN CENTURY

By: HAROLD EVANS

Price: $25.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE:

Seller ID: IM208632


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DEAF HERITAGE

By: JACK R. GANNON

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: IM314432


This in-depth history of Deaf America begins with an overview of the early years. Each chapter then covers a decade of history, beginning with 1880. The text is supplemented by marvelous pictures, illustrations, vignettes and biographical profiles. "Subchapters" chronicle the multi-facited dimensions of Deaf culture by focusing on Deaf athletes and more. A complete Deaf Culture course View more info

JAMES A. MICHENER'S USA PEOPLE AND LAND

By: JAMES A. MICHENER

Price: $8.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE VALUE PUB:

Seller ID: IM174366


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JAMES A. MICHENER'S USA PEOPLE AND LAND

By: JAMES A. MICHENER

Price: $8.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE VALUE PUB:

Seller ID: IM174367


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