Published by Simon & Schuster, NY, 1996
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. First Edition. 462 pp. Heavy water stain along bottom edge caused bluish bleeding on dust jacket, endpapers, slight discoloration of bottom margins of many pages. Text OK and binding strong. OK as reading copy. Watergate investigator Woodward looks at how Clinton and Dole positioned themselves for the 1996 presidential campaign. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002175
Published by Westview Press, Boulder, Colorado, 1983
Trade Paperback. Condition: Good +. 4th Printing. 287 pp., bibliography, index. Thumbed, moderate wear. About three-fourths of pages 19 and 20 have been ripped out, rest of text OK. Part of the Westview Profiles of Nations of Contemporary Latin America. Size: 8vo-- 9 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005260
Published by MacMillan Co., NY, 1971
Cloth. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 2nd Printing. 1063 pp. Sulzberger's diary and working notes on European leaders, primarily DeGaulle. Corner of fep cut out. Small rip in rear bottom of dj. Otherwise good. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 000166
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons, NY, 1983
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Steve Mendelson (illustrator). 334 pp. Dj chipped at bottom. DJ lettering faintly bled thru to front yellow board. Small dent bottom of front cover. Light dampstain to corners of boards; stains on edges. Text bright andclean, no marks. A collection of Buchwald's satirical columns about the Reagan administration. DJ shows Buchwald in nightshirt, prayhing. Rear panel has humorous cartoon of Buchwald in old-lady drag, clutching infant Reagan in nightcap. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 001231
Published by Picador (Farrar, Straus & Giroux), NY, 2003
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good +. 7th Printing. 259 pp. Nearly new, no markings, sticker residue on front cover. Spine uncreased. New afterword from the author marking the start of George W. Bush's invasion and regime change in Iraq. Published two years after 9-11 and focused mainly on the impact of that event. The author conducted interviews in 15 countries to find out how America was regarded as of 2003. Whether sophisticated business leaders, starry-eyed teenagers, or Islamic fundamentalists, his subjects were both admiring and uneasy about the United States. This complex catalogue of impressions--good, bad, but never indifferent--is the departure point for a short, pointed essay that asks: How can the world's most open society be so proud of its founding ideals yet so inconsistent in applying them? Size: 8mo--8.25 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009341
Published by Wenner Media, 2008
Magazine. Condition: Very Good. 111 pp. Lightly thumbed. Faint whitish raised dots on small portion of front cover. Cover story on AC/DC rock band by David Fricke. Article treats release of the group's Black Ice album, with quotes from Angus Young and other group members. Other articles concern Mexico's drug lords, companies profiting from the U.S. bank bailout of 2007-2008; Matt Taibbi's vignettes of the 2008 presidential campaign (including Hillary Clinton's attacks on Barack Obama), plus pieces on Taylor Swift and James Hetfield. Size: 4to -- 11 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 009534
Published by Perennial (HarperCollins), NY, 2004
Trade Papeback. Condition: Good. 6th Printing. 507 pp. Thumbed, spine slanted. text clean. creases on p. 421. Insightful, highly readable research report on campaign finance in the 2004 presidential election. Lewis and his team from the Center for Public Integrity. George W. Bush and each of his 10 Democrat challengers are examined, with a table of "top career patrons" prepared for each. In a concluding chapter, Lewis laments that campaigns are getting more expensive. Size: 8vo -- 7 in Tall. Book.
Seller Inventory # 009417
Published by Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1957
Cloth. Condition: Good -. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 784 pp. Heavy fading of spine, Three holes in cover cloth along front hinge. Lighter fading along edges, large chips in dj spine and flap creases. Text clean, binding sturdy. A voluminous biography of Bernard Baruch, a conservative Democrat who became an adviser to six presidents, starting with Woodrow Wilson. Numerous photos. Excellent reference for understanding those who wield power in government in largely unofficial capacities. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002833
Published by Anchor Books, NY, 1994
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good. 4th Printing. 328 pp. Lightly thumbed, spine uncreased. A few tiny one-word notes and arrows in the margin of a half-dozen pages or so, otherwise clean. A few pages have dog-ear creases. An argument that American zeal to keep religion out of government puts the devout in an isolated, marginal position. The Christian Science Monitor says Carter's "quiet call for more space in the public square for religious pluralism is timely, fresh and much needed." Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 004607
Published by Pantheon Books, NY, 1988
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. 439 pp. Vignettes of famous and ordinary people who have been coping with sweeping shifts in American culture and mores. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 000865
Published by Free Press (Simon & Schuster), NY, 1999
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 244 pp., notes, index. New, never read. No markings, slight bowing of dust jacket along edges. A former CBS News executive examines how network news coverage shapes and dominates presidential campaigns in America. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002464
Published by Friendship Press, NY, 1997
Trade Paperback. Condition: Fine. First Edition. 100 pp. Nearly new, no markings. Spine uncreased. Several b&w photos. Cover shows a drawing of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception (based on a statue at the Museum of Sacred Art at the Federal Univeersity of Bahia). Two experienced mission workers describe Brazil's booming economy and the problems of its poor laborers. They also survey various mission efforts in Brazil. Size: 8vo-- 9 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 0503003839
Published by Simon & Schuster, NY, 1996
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 464 pp. Slight fading along top of front cover, dj rippled, otheerwise as new. No markings. Freedman traces three immigrant families over three generations, showing how their political allegiance changed from loyalty to Democratic urban machines to suburban conservatism as they became more affluent and educated. Includes bibliography, index. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002045
Published by Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, N.J., 1965
Boards. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 3rd Edition. 722 pp. Previous owner's address label on front end paper. No underlinings or other markings. Light soil to cover. With bibliographic essay. Standard college textbook for political science, giving historical and cultural context of American political movements. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002075
Published by Warner Books, NY, 2003
Cloth Tape & Boards. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 4th Printing. 249 pp., includes 27 pp of notes and sources. Lightly used, no markings, binding firm. Moore applies his humor, satire and anger to mock the surveillance state that took root in the USA in the first couple of years after 9-11. A Homeland Security "stamp of approval" at the beginning of the book establishes its tone: "This page your are fingering right now is made of a top-secret linen paper that registers an automatic fingerprint and beams it to our central command in Kissimmee, Florida. Do not attempt to tear this page of out of the book -- IT IS TOO LATE. Do not attempt to run because we';ve got a lock on you right now, you dirty no good evil-doer.FREEZE! DROP THEBOOK! HANDS IN THE AIR!." Size: 8vo -- 9 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010036
Published by Regner Publishing, Washingon, D.C., 1988
Trade Paperback. Condition: Good -. 1st Paperback Edition. 413 pp. Cover crease, light damp stains in margin of first 22 pp. No markings, binding sturdy. Light foxing on edges. Light soil to cover. Cover has corner label "Free copy for Council supporters" . A conservative summary of U.S. foreign policy toward Cuba, and Latin America, starting with the Bay of Pigs. An anti-communist tract which overlooked the extent to which the Soviet Union was nearing internal collapse. Endorsed by the Council for Inter-American Security Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 003210
Published by Vantage Press, NY, 1994
Trade Paperback. Condition: Near Fine. 2nd Printing. 265 pp. Tight, clean copy, apparently unread. No markings or spine creases. The author, a retired Army Engineer, urges the middle class to become more politically active. He also explores the consequences of the end of the Cold War and the potential shrinking of the military. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 003346
Published by Wm. Morrow and Co., NY, 1984
Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. 494 pp., index. LC No. 84-60844. Wallace discusses his interviewing experiences. Price clipped on dj. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 000164
Published by Frontline/Strang, Lake Mary, Florida, 2005
Trade Paperback. Condition: Fair. First Paperback Edition. 255 pp. Water damage but OK as reading copy. Textblock rippled, bottom cover corner curled. Faint water staining in bottom margin of most pages. Binding Ok. Staining on bottom edge. Hagee, conservative evangelical pastor in San Antonio, Texas, applies Biblical prophecy to interpret tensions between Israel and rising Islamic fundamentalism in Iran as of 2005. Still relevant as Mideast nations and the U.S. debate the future of Jerusalem, now completely under Israeli control as the result of the Six-Day War. Size: 8vo -- 9 in Tall.
Seller Inventory # 010255
Published by Futura, London, 1986
Mass Market Paperback. Condition: Very Good. First Paperback Edition. 240 pp., no spine creases. No markings, tight. A distillation of interviews with various women of influence in the U.S. and U.K., including Margaret Thatcher, Jane Fonda and Sandra Day O'Connor. Size: 12mo - 7 in. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 004500
Published by Academy of Political Science, New York NY, 1996
Trade Paperback. Condition: Very Good +. Vol. 3, No. 1. 201 pp. Lightly read, very clean. Contents: "Why Western Europe Needs the U.S. and NATO" by Robert J. Art; "Contours of Israel's New Strategic Thinking" by Efraim Inbar; "Media Coverage of Issues and Candidates: What Balance is Appropriate in a Democracy?" by Grahma P. Ramsden; "Organized Labor and the Congressional Democrats: Reconsidering the 1980s" by Taylor E. Dark; "The Unexpected Origins of Peace: Three Case Studies" by John Orme; "The Politics of the Anti-Apartheid Movement in the United States, 1969-1986" by Donald R. Culverson; "McNamara's War _ Against the Truth: A Review Essay" by Roger Hilsman. Plus several book reviews.
Seller Inventory # 004998
Published by Scribner, NY, 2004
Trade Paperback. Condition: Near Fine. 1st Paperback Edition. 566 pp., 26 pp. b&w glossy photos, with index, reading guide. Clinton recounts her life up through her stint as First Lady in Bill Clinton's tempestuous administration.
Seller Inventory # 009316
Published by HarperCollins, NY, 2000
Boards. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 354 pp. Virtually new. Tiny tear on title page. No markings, firm binding. Commentator Hightower provides a satirical view of the sad state of American politics, focusing in particular on the 2000 presidential election. With index and an appendix of influential think tanks and political action groups. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 002342
Published by NY: Pocket, 1987, NY, 1987
Mass Market Paperback. Condition: Very Good +. 1st Paperback Edition. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good +. 1st Paperback Edition. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall. 753 pp. Fresh, no markings, no spine creases, front cover curls out a bit, otherwise like new. Introduction by Daniel Schorr sets the scene for North's extensive testimony to Congress about the Iran-Contra weapons deal. Size: 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 003010
Published by Capitol Hill Press (Prospect House), Washingon, D.C., 1973
Cloth. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 324 pp. Very light shelfwear, light foxing on endpapers and edges, text clean. No markings. Binding strong. An encyclopedia of excerpts from Hoover speeches dealing with various aspects of the Communist subversion threat that he perceived in America in the '50s and '60s. Includes comments on campus protests and the anti-war movement. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 003308
Published by Simon & Schuster, NY, 1967
Cloth. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First. 256 pp. index. Remainder ink slash mark on bottom edge; no other markings. Light edgewear on spine. A London Observer political writer profiles Harold Macmillan's political career, including his seven years as prime minister in the late 1950s. He also examines his roots and his family's background in publishing. He explores Macmillan's intellectual prowess, which was coupled with a "tranquil consciousness of effortless superiority." Size: 8vo - 8.25 in.
Seller Inventory # 005020
Published by Chelsea Green Publishing Co., White River Junction, Vermont, 2006
Boards. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 195 pp. Close to new, no markings, very clean. Two pioneers of the political blogging movement expound on how an Internet-based movement can revitalize the Democratic Party and make it more populist. They operate the Daily Kos and MyDD blogs. Worth a closer look in the wake of the Hillary Clinton defeat in 2016 election. Size: 8vo -- 9.25 in. Tall.
Seller Inventory # 005086
Published by Alfred A. Knopf, NY, 1996
Cloth & Boards. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First U.S. Edition. The 19-year-old granddaughter of assassinated Israeli premier Yitzhak Rabin writes about her grandfather and Mideast politics. Includes 8 pp. b& w photos. Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 000456
Published by Random House, NY, 1986
Hardcover. Condition: Verty Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 237 pp., notes, index. Subtitle: How the Coming Social Security Crisis Threatens You, Your Family and Your Country. Peterson, an investment banker and former Lehman Brothers CEO, argues for reining in social entitlements. His book, an early alarm bell about the state of Social Security, makes interesting reading as Congress and the Trump administration search for long-term solutions to the Baby Boomer aging phenomenon in the post-2000 period. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
Seller Inventory # 000459
Published by Vintage (Random House), NY, 1972
Mass Market Paperback. Condition: Good +. Reprint. 389 pp. Textblock rippled with slant lean, but strong. Text clean. No markings. An analysis of the Great Society program and earlier attempts to provide safety nets to support the poor. Size: 12mo -- 7.25 in.
Seller Inventory # 010065