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On Theoretical Problems in Radar Polarimetry
1 On Theoretical Problems in Radar Polarimetry
Japan Graduate School Niigata University 1999 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Grey perfect bound. Rare signed copy of Dr. Yang's thesis. Jian YANG, Ph.D. ProfessorDepartment of Electronic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China ; Signed by Author 
Price: 49.97 USD
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HEART OF THE CITY History of the First Presbyterian Church, Orlando, Florida, 1876-1987., Abberger, Nancy Hardy
2 Abberger, Nancy Hardy HEART OF THE CITY History of the First Presbyterian Church, Orlando, Florida, 1876-1987.
First Presbyterian Church 1988 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed "Best Wishes, Nancy Abberger" on Title page. Blue coverwith gold lettering. Book looks new. Extensive history of this church located in Orlando,Fl. Has extensive name index for genealogial and historical research.Book has plastic cover for protection. Excellent condition. ; 9.25 X 6.25 X 1.50 inches; Signed by Author 
Price: 39.97 USD
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3 Abbott, Winston O. Letters From Chickadee Hill
Windsor, Ct Inspiration House 1979 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Bette Eaton Bossen Signed by Author & Illustrator
Brown cover with white lettering. Rare signed copy. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.; Drawings; 8.10 X 5.70 X 0.60 inches; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 24.97 USD
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4 Abbott, Winston O. & Bette Eaton Bossen Sing with the Wind
South Windsor, Ct Inspiration House Pubs 1968 0918114012 / 9780918114013 First Edition; Third Printing Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Illustrated by Bette Eaton Bossen Signed by Author & Illustrator
Tan cover with red lettering. Edges worn. Dust soiled and sun faded. Inscribed by author and illustrator. Dust jacket has chips, but now in Brodart mylar protective cover. Rare; Drawings; 8.10 X 5.70 X 0.50 inches; Signed by Author & Illustrator 
Price: 19.38 USD
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The Letter Book of James Abercromby Colonial Agent, 1751-1773  (Author Signed), Abercromby, James & John C. Van Horne & George Reese
5 Abercromby, James & John C. Van Horne & George Reese The Letter Book of James Abercromby Colonial Agent, 1751-1773 (Author Signed)
Richmond VA Library of Virginia 1991 088490170X / 9780884901709 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
John C. Van Horne editor signed on Book Plate. Fully Indexed. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. James Abercromby was active in American affairs for almost half a century, commencing with his appointment in 1730 as attorney general and advocate general of the Court of Vice-Admiralty for South Carolina. He represened the colony of NC in London from 1749 through 1757 and served as the chief agent for VA from 1752 through 1775. His correspondence with other colonial agencies, gov't officials and rechants on both sides of the Atlantic sheds new light on the rationale behind British imperial affairs in the critical years before the American Revolution ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 471 pages; ; Signed by Editor 
Price: 59.97 USD
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6 Abshire, David M. Preventing World War III A Realistic Grand Strategy
New York , NY Harper & Row 1988 0060159863 / 9780060159863 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Black cover with silver print. Inscribed by author. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! Fully Indexed. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 331 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 11.97 USD
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The Kenaitze people, Ackerman, Robert E
7 Ackerman, Robert E The Kenaitze people
Indian Tribal Series 1975 First Edition; Various Paperback Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue cover with raised seal. This book is to commemorate the issuance of the official tribal medal in the 1970's and is limited to 15,000 copies of which this is number 9179 and is signed by the tribal chief or leader of the tribe George Miller, Jr. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photographs Maps; 106 pages; Signed by Notable Personage, Related 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Hombach family history;  A history of Dr. Wilhelm Ludwig Hombach who came from Germany to the United States of America in 1836 and of his ancestors and descendants,, Adams, Pauline Hombach
8 Adams, Pauline Hombach Hombach family history; A history of Dr. Wilhelm Ludwig Hombach who came from Germany to the United States of America in 1836 and of his ancestors and descendants,
Newport, Pa The Perry Historians 1968 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author. Red Hardback with gilt print. Ex library with withdrawn stamp. Card holder has been removed. Otherwise fine condition. History of Dr. Wilhelm Ludwig Hombach Who Came from Germany to the United States of America in 1836 and of His Ancestors and Descendants. Burgundy hardcover; title, in gilt, to spine and front board. Minor edgewear. Text is clean and tight. Endpapers are maps of Germany. Signed "Pauline Hombach Adams June 6, 1968." Very rare signed copy. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 213 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 36.97 USD
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9 Adams, Robert E. ROMANCE OF THE OLD FRONTIER
New York, NY Vantage Press 1964 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket Signed by Author
By author of Stories of the Western Plains. Green cover with gold lettering. Dust jacket has chips, but now in Brodart mylar protective cover. Inscribed by author. Rare.; Author Signed; Signed by Author 
Price: 18.97 USD
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Walk This Way  The Autobiography of Aerosmith (Author Signed), Aerosmith &  Stephen Davis
10 Aerosmith & Stephen Davis Walk This Way The Autobiography of Aerosmith (Author Signed)
Avon Books 1997 0380975947 / 9780380975945 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by Tyler, Hamilton, Whitford, and Kremer. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. From Aerosmith's heyday in the late 1970s, which they spent "gacked to the nines" (as lead singer Steven Tyler puts it), to the Aerosmith of today--clean, sober, and adored by millions--the band has a long, hard history. Walk This Way chronicles the whole story: drugs, booze, and all.Prefaced with the now familiar rock-star "intervention," when Steven Tyler's loved ones cornered him in his manager's office in 1986, the autobiography traces Aerosmith's twisted road, from their New Hampshire roots to their success in Boston to the worldwide fame that they long craved and currently enjoy. Tyler kicks off this rock & roll exposé, briefly recounting the history of his ancestors in Italy and sharing incidents from his own Northeast childhood. The book is written in interview style, with all five band members talking candidly about the good times--and the bad. We also hear from girlfriends, wives, friends, and various hangers-on. ; Photographs; 9.40 X 6.40 X 1.50 inches; 513 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 159.97 USD
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Go Quietly...or Else, Agnew, Spiro T
11 Agnew, Spiro T Go Quietly...or Else
William Morrow 1980 0688036686 / 9780688036683 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed "With best wishes to Bill C-----, Spiro T. Angnew" on half title page. Stated first edition with full number line. (November 9, 1918 – September 17, 1996) was an American politician who served as the 39th Vice President of the United States from 1969 to 1973, serving under President Richard Nixon. Agnew was the second Vice President in United States history to resign, the other being John C. Calhoun, and the only one to do so because of criminal charges. Nearly ten years after leaving office, in January 1983, Agnew paid the state of Maryland nearly $270,000 as a result of a civil suit that stemmed from the bribery allegations. Critics have cited him as being one of the worst Vice Presidents in American history. (Wikipedia). Scarce signed copy.; 9.50 X 6.50 X 1.20 inches; 288 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 149.97 USD
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Alabama - Mounds to Missiles "An Illustrated History" (Signed by All Authors), Akens, Helen Morgan & Virginia Pounds Brown; Davis, Don, Illustrator
12 Akens, Helen Morgan & Virginia Pounds Brown; Davis, Don, Illustrator Alabama - Mounds to Missiles "An Illustrated History" (Signed by All Authors)
Strode Publishers 1962 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Don Davis 
Red cover gold lettering. Spine of dust is lightly sun faded and there is a minor scratch on front of dust. Inscribed and signed by both authors. Fully indexed. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare. ; Drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 196 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 74.00 USD
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13 Albanov, Valerian & Linda Dubosson; Roberts, David & Jon Krakauer & Alison Anderson In the Land of White Death An Epic Story of Survival in the Siberian Arctic
New York Modern Library 2000 0679641009 / 9780679641001 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed "I hope you enjoy this true adventure, Christmas 2000" and signed. The signature could be of author or just someone gifting the book. Jon Krakauer is the writer of the preface and author of Into the Wild and Into Thin Air. Dust has been price clipped otherwise in new condition. In 1912, six months after Robert Falcon Scott and four of his men came to grief in Antarctica, a thirty-two-year-old Russian navigator named Valerian Albanov embarked on an expedition that would prove even more disastrous. In search of new Arctic hunting grounds, Albanov's ship, the Saint Anna, was frozen fast in the pack ice of the treacherous Kara Sea-a misfortune grievously compounded by an incompetent commander, the absence of crucial nautical charts, insufficient fuel, and inadequate provisions that left the crew weak and debilitated by scurvy. For nearly a year and a half, the twenty-five men and one woman aboard the Saint Anna endured terrible hardships and danger as the icebound ship drifted helplessly north. Convinced that the Saint Anna would never free herself from the ice, Albanov and thirteen crewmen left the ship in January 1914, hauling makeshift sledges and kayaks behind them across the frozen sea, hoping to reach the distant coast of Franz Josef Land. With only a shockingly inaccurate map to guide him, Albanov led his men on a 235-mile journey of continuous peril, enduring blizzards, disintegrating ice floes, attacks by polar bears and walrus, starvation, sickness, snowblindness, and mutiny. That any of the team survived is a wonder. That Albanov kept a diary of his ninety-day ordeal-a story that Jon Krakauer calls an "astounding, utterly compelling book," and David Roberts calls "as lean and taut as a good thriller"-is nearly miraculous. First published in Russia in 1917, Albanov's narrative is here translated into English for the first time. Haunting, suspenseful, and told with gripping detail, In the Land of White Death can now rightfully take its place among the classic writings of Nansen, Scott, Cherry-Garrard, and Shackleton. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover.; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.97 USD
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14 Alberts, Robert C. The Good Provider, H. J. Heinz And His 57 Varieties
Boston, MA Houghton and Mifflin 1973 0395171261 / 9780395171264 First Edition Hardcover; First Printing Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Fully Indexed and inscribed by author. Scarce. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Photographs; 8vo; 297 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.17 USD
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15 Albright, Zella Rae One Man's Family The Life of Hiram Vasquez 1843-1939
self 1984 Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Limited edition Number 215 of 1000. Rust cover with gold lettering. Dust has chips now in mylar for protection. Rare signed copy. Traces this famous family from living with the Shoshone indians, to Ft. Bridger, Salt Lake City, Missouri, Colorado, Sincian, etc. Frustrations on the Wahatoya, as storekeeper, sawmiller, marshal, timber company owner. Extensive bibliograpy and index. Many surnames used throughout along with historical accounts. Wonderful reference and great read. Rare signed copy. ; Signed by Author 
Price: 99.97 USD
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Fighting for the Confederacy  The Personal Recollections of General Edward Porter Alexander, Alexander, Edward Porter, Gary W. Gallagher
16 Alexander, Edward Porter, Gary W. Gallagher Fighting for the Confederacy The Personal Recollections of General Edward Porter Alexander
57025 The University of North Carolina Press 1989 0807818488 / 9780807818480 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Editor, Gary W. Gallagher inscribed and signed bookplate. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Book looks new. Rare. ; 1.81 x 9.6 x 6.53 Inches; 692 pages; ; Signed by Editor 
Price: 57.97 USD
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17 Alexander, Frances Choc, the chachalaca
Austin, TX Printed by Von Boeckmann-Jones Co 1969 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Pictorial cover with Choc sitting on a fence. Gold cover with black print. The story of a Mexican Guan bird and the family who raised it. Signed by author and inscribed by author's sister who co-wrote another book entitled " A Handbook on Chinese Art Symbols". Very rare. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; 20 pages 
Price: 83.58 USD
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18 Alexander, Lamar Steps Along the Way, a Governor's Scrapbook
Nashville Thomas Nelson Publishers 1986 0840742150 / 9780840742155 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Photos and illustrations Author signed. Excellent account of this Tennessee Governor's life. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; ; Signed by Author 
Price: 49.97 USD
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Black history; past and present (Author Signed), Allen, James E
19 Allen, James E Black history; past and present (Author Signed)
Exposition Press 1971 0682473227 / 9780682473224 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed to "Frederick Douglass, James Egert Allen" on end paper. This may be the grandson of the famous Frederick Augustus Douglass an American social reformer, orator, writer and statesman who lived in the late 1800's. Endpapers have discoloration from age. Dust has some small tears and spotting. (See Scan) Excellent historical information about notable African American people in history. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Rare signed copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 212 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 89.97 USD
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Legends & lore of southern Illinois, Allen, John W
20 Allen, John W Legends & lore of southern Illinois
Carbondale, Ill Southern Illinois University 1963 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Fair in Fair dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed by author " To Mrs. Alonzo B. May a former Egyptian (P 41-42) with the author's best wishes, John W. Allen", Book has flap of former dust pasted in front and back. A complete vg dust is on book. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Complete index. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Rare signed first. ; Illinois State Historical Society. Occasional publications; Photos; 404 pages; ; Signed by Author 
Price: 99.97 USD
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