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Bottom Line Yearbook 2004

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Boardroom Inc: 2003

Seller ID: 479


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The 9/11 Commission Report: final report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks upon the United States

By: N/A

Price: $4.69

Publisher: New York, Norton: 2004

Seller ID: 1428


In November 2002 the United States Congress and President George W. Bush established by law the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States, also known as the 9/11 Commission. This independent, bipartisan panel was directed to examine the facts and circumstances surrounding the September 11 attacks, identify lessons learned, and provide recommendations to safeguard against future acts of terrorism. View more info

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Tybee Island

By: Adams, James

Price: $13.99

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2000

Seller ID: 1314


Tybee Island is a tiny piece of land, only-two-and-a-half miles long and two-thirds of a mile wide; however, its strategic location near the mouth of the Savannah River assigned to it an important role in the birth and history of the state of Georgia. Over this coastal community five flags have flown, representing Spain, France, England, the Confederate States of America, and the United States of America. Using numerous vintage photographs from the archives of the Tyb... View more info

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Tybee Island

By: Adams, James

Price: $8.79

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia Publishing: 2000

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1315


Inscription on inside front cover in pen. - However... Includes author's signature on next page. ; Tybee Island is a tiny piece of land, only-two-and-a-half miles long and two-thirds of a mile wide; however, its strategic location near the mouth of the Savannah River assigned to it an important role in the birth and history of the state of Georgia. Over this coastal community five flags have flown, representing Spain, France, England, the Confederate States of America, a... View more info

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: a Savannah story

By: Berendt, John

Price: $6.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1994

Seller ID: 1159


Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty, early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and shaded squares. John Berendt's sharply observed, suspenseful, and witty narrative reads like a thoroughly engrossing novel, and yet it is a work of nonfiction. Berendt skillfully interweaves a hugely entertaining first-... View more info

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil a Savannah story

By: Berendt, John

Price: $6.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1994

Seller ID: 1074


Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty, early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and shaded squares. John Berendt's sharply observed, suspenseful, and witty narrative reads like a thoroughly engrossing novel, and yet it is a work of nonfiction. Berendt skillfully interweaves a hugely entertaining first-... View more info

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil a Savannah story

By: Berendt, John

Price: $6.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1994

Seller ID: 1777


Shots rang out in Savannah's grandest mansion in the misty, early morning hours of May 2, 1981. Was it murder or self-defense? For nearly a decade, the shooting and its aftermath reverberated throughout this hauntingly beautiful city of moss-hung oaks and shaded squares. John Berendt's sharply observed, suspenseful, and witty narrative reads like a thoroughly engrossing novel, and yet it is a work of nonfiction. Berendt skillfully interweaves a hugely entertaining first-... View more info

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Savannah: Spectres And Other Strange Tales

By: Debolt, Margaret Wayt

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Virginia Beach, VA, The Donning Company: 1984

Seller ID: 853


Ex-Library; Savannah and the Georgia coast, with its old plantations, huge ancient oaks hung with Spanish moss, and tales of pirates, wars, fevers, African voodoo, and other supernatural doings, has always been a legendary and tragically romantic place. In this book, antebellum estates, house museums, long-conquered forts, and restored townhouses are visited with a noted psychic investigator in order to learn what it is like to live and work in these places today. The re... View more info

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Free Soil, Free Labor, Free Men Idiology of the Republican Party before the Civil War

By: Foner, Eric

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc, USA: 1971

Seller ID: 503


Since its publication twenty five years ago, Free Soil, Free Labor, Free Men has been recognized as a classic, an indispensable contribution to our understanding of the causes of the American Civil War. A key work in establishing political ideology as a major concern of modern American historians, it remains the only full-scale evaluation of the ideas of the early Republican party. Now with a new introduction, Eric Foner puts his argument into the context of contemporary... View more info

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Historic signs of Savannah: photographs from the collection of the Georgia Historical Society

By: Gunther, Justin

Price: $10.49

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Arcadia: 2004

Seller ID: 1712


Images of America; From the cotton boom after the Civil War to Savannah's economic decline around the middle of the 20th century, the city's streetscapes were crowded with signs. In a time before strict sign regulations, business owners embellished building facades and and rooftops with extensive signage to catch the eye of pedestrians and motorists. The abundance of advertising was symbolic of Savannah's rapid growth and prosperity, but the majority of these signs were ... View more info

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Community on the American Frontier: Separate but Not Alone

By: Hine, Robert V.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: University Of Oklahoma Press: 1985

Seller ID: 292


Still in plastic wrap; Still in shrink-wrap. A study of the frontier settlements - the isolated farms and small towns, the ethnic colonies (Germans, Scandanavians, African-Americans) and the co-operative utopias, colonies based on religion like the Mormons and the Huttites, and the expanded family lifesyle of the Mexican ranchero and its adaptation in the American Southwest. Illustrated with many photographs, extensive bibliography. View more info

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Wasn't the Grass Greener? : a Curmudgeon's Fond Memories

By: Holland, Barbara

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harcourt: 1999

Seller ID: 109


Liquor cabinets, suntans, clotheslines, childhood, world wars, pianos . . . What do these things have in common? They are all headed the way of the dinosaurs. Children are opting out of childhood, liquor cabinets and pianos have vanished from homes, and unimpressive mini wars are the norm. In Wasn't the Grass Greener?, Barbara Holland shares her sentiments on this deplorable but inevitable outcome, as she moans and groans, wistfully remembers, and sarcastically decries t... View more info

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Turning the Tide

By: Horton, Tom

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Island Press: 1991

Seller ID: 250


The Chesapeake Bay is one of the most productive and important ecosystems on earth, and as such is a model for other estuaries facing the demands of commerce, tourism, transportation, recreation, and other uses. Turning the Tide presents a comprehensive look at two decades of efforts to save the bay, outlining which methods have worked and which have not. View more info

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Richmond Burning: the last days of the Confederate capital

By: Lankford, Nelson

Price: $6.99

Publisher: New York, Viking: 2002.

Seller ID: 1244


Inscription in front of book. ; Through the winter and early spring of 1865, while Union armies ranged at will across the South, Richmond still glittered with the hard defiance of a city long at war. But this last flicker of resolve only made the city's fall all the more devastating. On the night of April 2, faced with the inevitability of Grant's triumph, Jefferson Davis and his cabinet fled, leaving Richmond to its fate-fire, capture, and the end of hope for a Southern... View more info

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Live by Night A Novel

By: Lehane, Dennis

Price: $4.67

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 2012

Seller ID: 1546


Pages are warped at top - possible water damage. Still very readable with secure binding, no rips or markings.Joe Coughlin Series; Vol. 2From New York Times bestselling author Dennis Lehane comes this epic, unflinching tale of the making and unmaking of a gangster in the Prohibition Era of the Roaring Twenties. View more info

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Among the Heroes: United Flight 93 and the passengers and crew who fought back

By: Longman, Jere

Price: $6.24

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811


Ex-Library; Of the four horrific hijackings on September 11, Flight 93 resonates as one of epic resistance. At a time when the United States appeared defenseless against an unfamiliar foe, the gallant passengers and crew of Flight 93 provided for many Americans a measure of victory in the midst of unthinkable defeat. Together, they seemingly accomplished what all the security guards and soldiers, military pilots and government officials, could not -- they thwarted the te... View more info

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The Boat

By: Lothar-Gunther Buchhein

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1976

Seller ID: 1493


Yellowed with some stains on bottom of book, but still very readable. ; Autumn 1941. A U-boat is on a hazardous patrol in the Battle of the Atlantic, but the tide is beginning to turn against the Germans. As the U-boat is forced to hide beneath the surface of the sea, the increasing claustrophobia of the submarine becomes an enemy as frightening as any depth charge. View more info

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Killing Kennedy: The End of Camelot

By: O'Reilly, Bill and Martin Dugard

Price: $9.39

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Co.: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1404


In January 1961, as the Cold War escalates, John F. Kennedy struggles to contain the growth of Communism while he learns the hardships, solitude, and temptations of what it means to be president of the United States. Along the way he acquires a number of formidable enemies, among them Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev, Cuban dictator Fidel Castro, and Alan Dulles, director of the Central Intelligence Agency. In addition, powerful elements of organized crime have begun to t... View more info

Plunkitt of Tammany Hall A Series of Very Plain Talks on Very Practica Politics

By: Riordon, William L.

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, Signet Classic: 1996

Seller ID: 1375


This classic work offers the unblushing, unvarnished wit and wisdom of one of the most fascinating figures ever to play the American political game and win. George Washington Plunkitt rose from impoverished beginnings to become ward boss of the Fifteenth Assembly District in New York, a key player in the powerhouse political team of Tammany Hall, and, not incidentally, a millionaire. In a series of utterly frank talks given at his headquarters (Graziano’s bootblack sta... View more info

Savannah A History of Her People Since 1733

By: Russell, Preston and Barbara Hines

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Savannah, GA, Frederic C. Beil Publisher: 1992

Seller ID: 1737


Book is almost like new, but includes an inscription written in pen on the first page. ; Since 1992 this book has been the benchmark history of Savannah, Georgia. Includes more than 150 illustrations, bibliography, and index. View more info