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Product Description: Dwight D. Eisenhower's public image was that of a wide-grinning Daddy Warbucks who preferred the golf course over the cabinet room. He was perceived as a military bureaucrat who never held a combat command. A Republican sandwiched between two Democratic administrations, he lacked the political vigor of his predecessor Harry S...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781578062072 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, October 1, 1999), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Dwight D.

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Product Description: This is a classic survey of US foreign policy from 1938 to President Clinton's second term, now fully revised.

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9780140268317 | 8 revised edition (Penguin USA, September 1, 1997), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: This is a classic survey of US foreign policy from 1938 to President Clinton's second term, now fully revised.
9780140175363 | 7th rev edition (Penguin USA, October 1, 1993), cover price $14.95 | also contains Dewey: There's a Cat in the Library! | About this edition: Surveys the evolution of modern American foreign policy from World War II to the Bush administration, and covers the fall of Communism in Eastern Europe and the Persian Gulf War

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Product Description: Milton S. Eisenhower was one of the most honored and influential statesmen this country has produced. His career spanned government and higher education, and he was a shaping force in both. This biography by Stephen E. Ambrose and Richard H...read more

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9780801829888 | Olympic Marketing Corp, September 1, 1983, cover price $4.98 | About this edition: We sell Rare, out-of-print, uncommon, & used BOOKS, PRINTS, MAPS, DOCUMENTS, AND EPHEMERA.

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9780801892677, titled "Milton S. Eisenhower, Educational Statesman" | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, April 28, 2009, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Milton S.

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Chronicles the events, politics, and personalities of this pivotal day in World War II and examines the ramifications of the battle

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9780783884691 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, March 1, 1999), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the events, politics, and personalities of this pivotal day in World War II and examines the ramifications of the battle
9780671673345 | Simon & Schuster, June 1, 1994, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the events, politics, and personalities of this pivotal day in World War II, shedding light on the strategies of commanders on both sides and the ramifications of the battle

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9780684801377 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, June 1, 1995), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Chronicles the events, politics, and personalities of this pivotal day in World War II, shedding light on the strategies of commanders on both sides and the ramifications of the battle

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9780671894788 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, June 1, 1994), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the events, politics, and personalities of this pivotal day in World War II, shedding light on the strategies of commanders on both sides and the ramifications of the battle.

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9781439571699 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 5, 2008), cover price $27.00
9781417647057 | Turtleback Books, June 1, 1995, cover price $30.60 | About this edition: Chronicles the events, politics, and personalities of this pivotal day in World War II, shedding light on the strategies of commanders on both sides and the ramifications of the battle

Chronicles the race to finish the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s and the exploits, sacrifices, triumphs, and tragedies of the individuals who made it happen.

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9780684846095 | Simon & Schuster, August 29, 2000, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the race to finish the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s and the exploits, sacrifices, triumphs, and tragedies of the individuals who made it happen.

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9780743203173, titled "Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869" | Simon & Schuster, November 1, 2001, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the race to finish the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s and the exploits, sacrifices, triumphs, and tragedies of the individuals who made it happen.

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9780743506465 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster, August 1, 2000), cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the race to finish the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s and the exploits, sacrifices, triumphs, and tragedies of the individuals who made it happen.

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9780743506434 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, August 1, 2000), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the race to finish the transcontinental railroad in the 1860s and the exploits, sacrifices, triumphs, and tragedies of the individuals who made it happen.

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9781439568934, titled "Nothing Like It in the World: The Men Who Built the Transcontinental Railroad 1863-1869" | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 3, 2008), cover price $26.00

Product Description: From America's preeminent military historian, Stephen E. Ambrose, comes a brilliant telling of the war in Europe, from D-Day, June 6, 1944, to the end, eleven months later, on May 7, 1945. This authoritative narrative account is drawn by the author himself from his five acclaimed works about that conflict, most particularly from the definitive and comprehensive D-Day and Citizen Soldiers...read more

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9781568956367 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, March 1, 1999), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: A chronicle of World War II from D-Day to the war's end
9780684856285 | Simon & Schuster, September 1, 1998, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A chronicle of World War II from D-Day to the war's end eleven months later describes individual battles and the heroism of soldiers

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9780684856292 | Simon & Schuster, October 1, 1999, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A chronicle of World War II from D-Day to the war's end eleven months later describes individual battles and the heroism of soldiers

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9780671043377 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, November 1, 1998), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A study of World War II journeys from the decision to cross the English Channel on D-Day, through the horrific battles that followed, to the long and difficult drive to Germany, in a celebration of the experiences of Eisenhower's 'citizen soldiers.

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9781439502228 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: From America's preeminent military historian, Stephen E.

Traces Eisenhower's rise to prominence and power in the military and in his political career

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9780671747589 | Simon & Schuster, October 1, 1991, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: Traces Eisenhower's rise to prominence and power in the military and in his political career

Reinforced:

9780606251396 | Demco Media, September 1, 2002, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Traces Eisenhower's rise to prominence and power in the military and in his political career

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9781439508565 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $27.00 | also contains Eisenhower: Soldier and President

Product Description: Collected here for the first time are fifteen essays that span over 100 years of American history--and the remarkable thirty-year career of America's foremost historian. Ambrose's vivid and compelling essays take you to the heart of America's wars, from Grant's stunning Fourth of July victory at Vicksburg, to Nixon's surprise Christmas bombing of Hanoi...read more

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9781578060269 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, October 1, 1997, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Recounts the American experience in war, and discusses the roles of leaders and soldiers alike, the effect that wars have had in shaping American society, and the effect that a democratic society has on waging wars

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9780425165102 | Reissue edition (Berkley Pub Group, October 1, 1998), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Recounts the American experience in war, and discusses the roles of leaders and soldiers alike, the effect that wars have had in shaping American society, and the effect that a democratic society has on waging wars

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9781439502334 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Collected here for the first time are fifteen essays that span over 100 years of American history--and the remarkable thirty-year career of America's foremost historian.

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Product Description: A World War II chronicles of Jan Baalsrud's escape from Nazi-occupied arctic Norway. We Die Alone is an astonishing true story of heroism and endurance. Like Slavomir Rawicz's The Long Walk, it is also an unforgettable portrait of the determination of the human spirit.

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9781599210636 | Lyons Pr, June 1, 2007, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A World War II chronicles of Jan Baalsrud's escape from Nazi-occupied arctic Norway.

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In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, a small detachment of British airborne troops stormed the German defense forces and paved the way for the Allied invasion of Europe, and the Pegasus Bridge was the first engagement of D-Day--the turning point of the war.

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9788496364516 | Italian edition edition (Inedita Ediciones, April 15, 2006), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, a small detachment of British airborne troops stormed the German defense forces and paved the way for the Allied invasion of Europe, and the Pegasus Bridge was the first engagement of D-Day--the turning point of the war.

Product Description: “Witness to America reads as if it were today’s news about unforgettable chapters of our history, told by those who lived it and those who observed it.” —Steven Spielberg “The selection of first person narratives is superb, the connective passages are clear and convincing, and the overall effect is to transport the reader on a fascinating journey through American life...read more
By Stephen E. Ambrose (editor)

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9780062716118 | Har/com su edition (Harpercollins, October 1, 1999), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Excerpts from publications by figures from the military, commerce, sports, and politics chronicle the history of the United States

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9780060996185 | Harpercollins, October 30, 2005, cover price $15.01 | About this edition: “Witness to America reads as if it were today’s news about unforgettable chapters of our history, told by those who lived it and those who observed it.

A comprehensive and riveting account of the six-year global conflict that transformed world politics and shaped the course of modern history includes hundreds of haunting images from renowned war photographers.

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9780670874743, titled "American Heritage New History of World War II" | Rev sub edition (Viking Pr, September 1, 1997), cover price $60.00 | About this edition: A comprehensively illustrated account of the six-year-global conflict that transformed world politics and shaped the course of modern history

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9781416504900 | Ibooks, October 30, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A comprehensive and riveting account of the six-year global conflict that transformed world politics and shaped the course of modern history includes hundreds of haunting images from renowned war photographers.
9789990093438 | Pocket Books, July 1, 2005, cover price $0.02

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Product Description: From The New York Times bestselling author Stephen Ambrose comes a timeless audio collection.D-DAYRead by the authorStephen Ambrose draws from more than 1,400 interviews with American, British, Canadian, French, and German veterans to create the preeminent chronicle of the most important day in the twentieth century...read more

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9780743538572 | Simon & Schuster Audioworks, November 1, 2004, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: From The New York Times bestselling author Stephen Ambrose comes a timeless audio collection.

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Product Description: New Edition Coming Soon !!
By Stephen E. Ambrose (collaborator), Charles Andrew Fritz and Harry Fritz (introduced by)

Hardcover:

9781560373131 | Farcountry Pr, October 1, 2004, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: New Edition Coming Soon !

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Current residents of New Orleans share personal eyewitness testimonies of virtually every major event of World War II, in fifty-three vivid accounts that range from a Polish army officer's memories of the defense of his homeland during the German invasion to the reminiscences of a member of the honor guard aboard the Missouri during the Japanese surrender. Reprint.

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9780807127780 | Louisiana State Univ Pr, May 1, 2002, cover price $38.95 | About this edition: Henry Lasoki, an officer in the Polish army, was there on the first day of World War II, thrusting his bayonet awkwardly into a German soldier hours after Hitler's army invaded his homeland in 1939.

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9780425196410 | Reprint edition (Berkley Pub Group, August 1, 2004), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Current residents of New Orleans share personal eyewitness testimonies of virtually every major event of World War II, in fifty-three vivid accounts that range from a Polish army officer's memories of the defense of his homeland during the German invasion to the reminiscences of a member of the honor guard aboard the Missouri during the Japanese surrender.

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A fictional journal recounts the travels--from 1803 to 1806--of eighteen-year-old George Shannon, the youngest member of Lewis and Clark's Corps of Discovery as they explored the west and sought a water route to the Pacific Ocean.

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9780786261390 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, February 1, 2004), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A fictional journal recounting the travels--from 1803 to 1806--of eighteen-year-old George Shannon, the youngest member of Lewis and Clark's Corps of Discovery as they explored the west and sought a water route to the Pacific Ocean.

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9780807218778 | Unabridged edition (Listening Library, September 1, 2003), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Offers the fictional diary of nineteen-year-old George Shannon, the youngest member of Lewis and Clark's Corp of Discovery, as Shannon travels west into the Northwest Passage, encountering figures including Daniel Boone and Sacajawea.

School and Library:

9780689864483 | Simon & Schuster, September 1, 2003, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: A fictional journal recounting the travels--from 1803 to 1806--of eighteen-year-old George Shannon, the youngest member of Lewis and Clark's Corps of Discovery, as the Corps explores the west and seeks a water route to the Pacific Ocean.

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Product Description: Stephen Ambrose is the acknowledged dean of the historians of World War II in Europe. In three highly acclaimed, bestselling volumes, he has told the story of the bravery, steadfastness, and ingenuity of the ordinary young men, the citizen soldiers, who fought the enemy to a standstill -- the band of brothers who endured together...read more

Hardcover:

9780756774127, titled "Wild Blue: The Men And Boys Who Flew The B-24s Over Germany" | Diane Pub Co, February 1, 2004, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Stephen Ambrose is the acknowledged dean of the historians of World War II in Europe.
9780743223829 | Signed edition (Simon & Schuster, August 1, 2002), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Stephen Ambrose is the acknowledged dean of the historians of World War II in Europe.
9780743216548 | Large print edition (Simon & Schuster, August 14, 2001), cover price $58.00 | About this edition: Examines the lives of the pilots, bombardiers, navigators, and gunners chosen by the Air Force to embark on the most dangerous missions during World War II.

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9780743504690 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, August 1, 2001), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Examines the lives of the pilots, bombardiers, navigators, and gunners chosen by the Air Force to embark on the most dangerous missions during World War II.

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9780788790096 | Unabridged edition (Recorded Books, October 1, 2001), cover price $54.00 | About this edition: Book by Ambrose, Stephen E.

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Product Description: D-Day before dawn. Minute by minute, hour by hour the danger grows...In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, a small detachment of British airborne troops stormed the German defence forces and paved the way for the Allied invasion of Europe...read more

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9780786256655 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, November 1, 2003), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: D-Day before dawn.

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By the author of 'Band of Brothers', this title recounts the colourful characters involved with the opening of the American West, beginning with the Lewis and Clark Expedition in 1803. Drama, suspense, danger and diplomacy combine with romance and personal tragedy.

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9780743477888 | Gardners Books, October 6, 2003, cover price $13.60 | About this edition: By the author of 'Band of Brothers', this title recounts the colourful characters involved with the opening of the American West, beginning with the Lewis and Clark Expedition in 1803.

The lives of Crazy Horse, leader of the Oglala Sioux and General George Armstrong Custer, leader of the US Seventh Cavalry, were forever linked when they faced each other on the banks of the Little Bighorn in 1876. This is the story of the lives of these two men.

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9780385096669 | Doubleday, October 1, 1975, cover price $12.50 | About this edition: Examines similarities in the interests, personality traits, leadership roles, and aggressive feats of the two men who fought to win the Great Plains for their peoples

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9780743468640 | New edition (Gardners Books, June 2, 2003), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The lives of Crazy Horse, leader of the Oglala Sioux and General George Armstrong Custer, leader of the US Seventh Cavalry, were forever linked when they faced each other on the banks of the Little Bighorn in 1876.
9780385479660 | Anchor Books, June 1, 1996, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A dual portrait of the leader of the Oglala Sioux and the general of the U.
9780452009349 | Reprint edition (Meridian Books, March 1, 1990), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The full story of what led Crazy Horse and Custer to that fateful day at the Little Bighorn, from bestselling historian Stephen E.

Product Description: The author of Eisenhower chronicles the events, politics, and personalities of this pivotal day in World War II, shedding light on the strategies of commanders on both sides and the ramifications of the battle. 100,000 first printing...read more

Hardcover:

9780671884031 | Simon & Schuster, December 1, 2002, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The author of Eisenhower chronicles the events, politics, and personalities of this pivotal day in World War II, shedding light on the strategies of commanders on both sides and the ramifications of the battle.

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One of America's most popular historians shares his views of his own life and on the history of America, in a series of reflections on the Founding Fathers, Native Americans, Theodore Roosevelt, World War II, civil rights, Vietnam, and the writing of history, as he celebrates the reasons why America is the best country in the world. Reprint. 150,000 first printing.

Hardcover:

9780786251995 | Large print edition (G K Hall & Co, April 1, 2003), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: Reflecting on his career, Stephen E.
9780743202756 | Simon & Schuster, October 1, 2002, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: The popular historian shares his views of his own life and on the history of America, in a series of reflections on the Founding Fathers, Native Americans, Theodore Roosevelt, World War II, civil rights, Vietnam, and the writing of history.

Paperback:

9780743252126 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, October 1, 2003), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: The popular historian shares his views of his own life and on the history of America, in a series of reflections on the Founding Fathers, Native Americans, Theodore Roosevelt, World War II, civil rights, Vietnam, and the writing of history.

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9780743529211 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, October 1, 2002), cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The popular historian shares his views of his own life and on the history of America, in a series of reflections on the Founding Fathers, Native Americans, Theodore Roosevelt, World War II, civil rights, Vietnam, and the writing of history.

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In the early hours of 6th June 1944, a small detachment of British airborne troops stormed the German defence forces and paved the way for the Allied invasion of Europe. Pegasus Bridge was the first engagement of D-Day, the turning point of World War II.

Paperback:

9780743450683 | New edition (Gardners Books, November 4, 2002), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: In the early hours of 6th June 1944, a small detachment of British airborne troops stormed the German defence forces and paved the way for the Allied invasion of Europe.

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One of America's most popular historians shares his views of his own life and on the history of America, in a series of reflections on the Founding Fathers, Native Americans, Theodore Roosevelt, World War II, civil rights, Vietnam, and the writing of history, as he celebrates the reasons why America is the best country in the world.

CD/Spoken Word:

9780743529228 | Abridged edition (Simon & Schuster Audioworks, November 1, 2002), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The popular historian shares his views of his own life and on the history of America, in a series of reflections on the Founding Fathers, Native Americans, Theodore Roosevelt, World War II, civil rights, Vietnam, and the writing of history.

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Two leading historians and an award-winning photographer chronicle the rich history of America's great river and its role in the shaping of the American continent, journeying the entire length of the Mississippi from Delacroix Island, Louisiana to Itasca, Minnesota, to describe key figures and events as Mark Twain, the Louisiana Purchase, the Civil War, and the birth of the Blues.

Hardcover:

9780792269137 | Natl Geographic Society, October 1, 2002, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Explores the Mississippi River, from its source at Lake Itasca, Minnesota, to its mouth at Delacroix Island, Louisiana, discussing its continuing significance in American history.

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