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Oxford Encyclopedia of World History
1 Oxford Encyclopedia of World History
New York Oxford University Press 1998 0198602235 / 9780198602231 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Quarto 
775 pp. Extremely light edgewear to unclipped dustjacket. Bookplate to front pastedown. Internally as new. "Its detailed but practical approach allows the reader to gain both an overview of history and a broad understanding of the underlying issues. A clear and extensive network of cross-references ensures that the text is eaasy to navigate, and 100 maps, portraits, and engravings depict major historical events and personalities." A heavy book -- will require extra postage to be shipped to addresses outside of Australia. 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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2 The British Empire - No 98 - Contents and Index
London TimeLife/BBC 1973 Magazine Good 
30cm X 23cm. TimeLife advertising laid in. Index and contents for entire 98-volume series. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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3 Abramson, Joan Photographers of Old Hawaii
Hawaii Island Heritage Limited 1981 0896100820 / 9780896100824 Third Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
228pp. B&W photographs throughout. "A view of the Islands from about 1850 to 1920, through the eyes of some of the photographers who lived and worked here." Light foxing to top page edge. Edgewear (rubbing, a few chips) to boards, particularly at spine and corners. Unclipped dj sunned and faded towards the spine. 
Price: 28.00 AUD
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4 Adams, Gerry Hope and History: Making Peace in Ireland
Australia Hardie Grant Books 2003 1740661206 / 9781740661201 First Australian Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" Tall 
x, 406 pgs. DW, now protected, is not clipped. Top corners of book very slightly bumped. Black/white photos, Glossary, Biographies, Index. 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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5 Allan, William The British Empire - No 72 - The Army at Ease Military Manners at Home and Abroad
London TimeLife/BBC 1973 Magazine Good 
30cm X 23cm. Part of a 98-volume series. 
Price: 4.00 AUD
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The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb : And the Architecture of an American Myth, Alperovitz, Gar, et al.
6 Alperovitz, Gar, et al. The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb : And the Architecture of an American Myth
London Harper Collins 1995 0002556146 / 9780002556149 First UK Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Large Octavo 
xiv, 847 pp. Light edgewear to unclipped dj. Short (1 cm) shallow scratch to lower edge of front cover and just a little faint dusting to upper edge of text block. All else as new. "A masterpiece of historical archaeology which at last recovers the remains of the truth from the elaborate ruins of the Cold War." 
Price: 30.00 AUD
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