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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.
Orlando, FL 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.This history is an attempt to compile from many sources a narrative account of the churches' past as a congregation. It is not intended as a research volume. The Table of Contents allows for the ease of the reader to go directly to the age period he is most interested in, without there being some ambiguity. A chronology of the life of the church is in the back of the book.Book has plastic cover for protection. Excellent condition. ; 9.25 X 6.25 X 1.50 inches; Signed by Author 
Price: 17.97 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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The Letter Book of James Abercromby Colonial Agent, 1751-1773  (Author Signed), Abercromby, James & John C. Van Horne & George Reese
4 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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5 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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6 Adams, Robert E. ROMANCE OF THE OLD FRONTIER
New York, NY Vantage Press 1964 First Edition; First Impression 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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Black and Blue The Golden Arm, the Robinson Boys, and the 1966 World Series That Stunned America, Adelman, Tom
7 Adelman, Tom Black and Blue The Golden Arm, the Robinson Boys, and the 1966 World Series That Stunned America
Little, Brown and Company 2006 0316069019 / 9780316069014 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Book and dust look new. Signature may be autopen. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 9.97 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
8 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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9 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 
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One Man's Family  The Life of Hiram Vasquez 1843-1939, Albright, Zella Rae
10 Albright, Zella Rae One Man's Family The Life of Hiram Vasquez 1843-1939
self 1984 Limited Edition; First Impression 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. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 362 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Fighting for the Confederacy  The Personal Recollections of General Edward Porter Alexander, Alexander, Edward Porter, Gary W. Gallagher
11 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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12 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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Steps Along the Way, a Governor's Scrapbook, Alexander, Lamar
13 Alexander, Lamar Steps Along the Way, a Governor's Scrapbook
Nashville Thomas Nelson Publishers 1986 0840742150 / 9780840742155 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Photos and illustrations Author signed. Excellent account of this Tennessee Governor's life. Andrew Lamar Alexander Jr. (born July 3, 1940) is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from Tennessee, a seat he has held since 2003. A member of the Republican Party, he also was the 45th governor of Tennessee from 1979 to 1987 and the 5th United States Secretary of Education from 1991 to 1993. ; Illustrated; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; ; Signed by Author 
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Black history; past and present (Author Signed), Allen, James E
14 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
15 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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Bobby Allison  A Racer's Racer (Author Signed, Allison), Allison, Bobby & Tim Packman
16 Allison, Bobby & Tim Packman Bobby Allison A Racer's Racer (Author Signed, Allison)
Sports Publishing LLC 2003 1582617236 / 9781582617237 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by Bobby Allison. CD is unopened like new. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful rare collectors grade copy of this book. When traveling amongst the racing circles of drivers and fans alike, the mere mention of Bobby Allison causes excitement. And, rightfully so, too. He's not only one of NASCAR's 50 Greatest Drivers, the 1983 Winston Cup Series champion and tied (so they say) for third on the all-time win list at 84 victories--he is a true legend of the sport. His accomplishments on the track are still heralded and referred to as reference points in many record books. Bobby is a self-made legend--not much ever was handed to him that he didn't earn through talent and determination. Few will doubt or offer debate that, too. He has so many stories to tell that sharing them at only racing banquets, among friends and the fornutate fans who happen to run into him just doesn't seem fair. This book is a collection of his favorite stories and happenings that occurred during his illustrious career. And, the best part about all these stories is they are all told in his own words. When Bobby ! Allison tells a story, people stop and listen. Some of Bobby Allison's favorite stories of his life and times - on and off the various tracks he thrilled so many fans - is now available for you to enjoy. If you're looking for a smile or laugh from a true racing legend, then this book is for you. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 200 pages; Signed by Biographee 
Price: 69.97 USD
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Sectionalism in Virginia from 1776-1861, Ambler, Charles H.
17 Ambler, Charles H. Sectionalism in Virginia from 1776-1861
Chicago, Il The University of Chicago Press 1910 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author. 1910 hardback first edition. Most likely no dust jacket was issued. Some sunfading to endpapers where newspaper articles lay. Contents clean. Very rare signed copy. A key figure in applying modern approaches to the study and writing of West Virginia history, Charles Henry Ambler (August 12, 1876-August 31, 1957) was born in New Matamoras, Ohio. He grew up in St. Marys, West Virginia, and from 1894 to 1900 he taught school in Pleasants County. After completing his doctorate in 1908, Ambler taught history and political science at Randolph-Macon College in Virginia until 1917. For the next 30 years he was a member of the WVU history department, and from 1929 to 1946 he served as chairman. Among his enduring legacies was the creation of the West Virginia and Regional History Collection in the university library. ; Author Signed; Maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 365 pages; Signed by Author 
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Virginia,The Old Dominion, Andrews, Matthew Page
18 Andrews, Matthew Page Virginia,The Old Dominion
Doubleday, Doran & Company , Inc. 1937 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Volume 1 is signed by author and #425 of limited issue written in author's hand. This is a two volume set in blue leather with gold emblem on cover and uneven cut pages. Some wear to corners and top and bottom of spine. Contents very clean. It is a limited edition with list of sponsors and patrons. Illustrations throughout both volumes. This is a rare set. The author Matthew Page Andrews (1879-1947) received a B.A. in 1901 and a Master's degree from Washington & Lee University where also received the coveted Phi Beta kappa key. ; TWO VOLUMES; Vol. 1 & 2; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 69.97 USD
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Juana, a Spanish girl in central Texas, Andrus, Pearl
19 Andrus, Pearl Juana, a Spanish girl in central Texas
Waco, TX Texian Press 1986 Second Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue cover, gold print. Dust has small tears and chips, but now in mylar protective cover. " Defying Comanche captors, she survives- a beautiful, dynamic, compassionate woman in early Texas." Rare signed copy of Texana. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 135 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 87.38 USD
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The Lincoln Reader, Angle, Paul M.
20 Angle, Paul M. The Lincoln Reader
Rutgers University Press 1947 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
First Edition. Signed by Paul Angle on endpaper. There is a Phi Beta Kappa bookplate from Philadelphia to a John Barringer of Overbrook High School for "excellence in his studies". Dust has chips around edges but is now in mylar archival sleeve. The Lincoln Reader is a biography of Abraham Lincoln written by sixty-five authors. Paul Angle, the noted Lincoln scholar, selected passages from the works on contemporaries, later biographers, and even Lincoln himself, to form a composite portrait of one of the wisest and most beloved American presidents. These passages, interwoven by Angle's running commentary, blend into a single vivid narrative of Lincoln's life, from his boyhood in Indiana to his assassination and funeral. First published in 1947, The Lincoln Reader has long been considered the most definitive, complete, and authentic retelling of the life of Abraham Lincoln. Fully indexed. We provide delivery tracking. Scarce editor signed copy. ; Photographs; 8.50 X 5.80 X 1.40 inches; 592 pages; Signed by Editor 
Price: 49.97 USD
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