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Mr. Kennedy Adn the Negroes

By: Golden, Harry

Price: $39.99

Publisher: Cleveland and New York, World Publishing: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016791

Condition: Near Fine


The DJ is unclipped, previous owner name and address on the front endpaper. Bright red cloth boards, dark green topstain, very collectible condition. View more info

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No Ordinary Time: Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II.

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $24.99

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1994

Edition: Later Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017779

ISBN: 0684804484

Condition: Very Good


By the author of Team of Rivals. Signed and inscribed "To Michael" by the author on the front endpaper. View more info

Leadership in Turbulent Times

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $29.99

Publisher: New, Simon & Schuster: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021053

ISBN: 1476795924

Condition: As New


By the author of Team of Rivals and The Bully Pulpit, this just released book features both Roosevelts, Lincoln and Lyndon Johnson. New, true first edition with the full and correct number string on the copyright page. View more info

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Team of Rivals

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $24.99

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021378

ISBN: 0684824906

Condition: Very Good


First edition with the correct number string on the copyright page. View more info

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Team of Rivals

By: Goodwin, Doris Kearns

Price: $89.99

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2005

Edition: Later Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021427

ISBN: 0684824906

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by the author on a pasted in General Electric company book plate, not inscribed to anyone. View more info

The Assault on Reason

By: Gore, al

Price: $15.99

Publisher: New York, Penguin: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021015

Condition: Near Fine


By the former Vice President and author of Earth in the Balance, true first edition with the full and correct number string on the copyright page. Gore analyzes the politics of fear, secrecy, cronyism adn blind faith in today's politics. View more info

They've Stolen Our Team! : A Chronology and Recollection of the 1960 Washington Senators

By: Gough, David

Price: $149.97

Publisher: Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.A., D. L. Megbec Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009718

ISBN: 0966050606

Condition: Fine


Very rare book about the last season of the Washington Senators in DC and Griffith Stadium. Foreword by Bob Wolff, the great Nats announcer. View more info

They've Stolen Our Team! : A Chronology and Recollection of the 1960 Washington Senators

By: Gough, David

Price: $229.99

Publisher: Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.A., D. L. Megbec Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 015605

ISBN: 0966050606

Condition: Fine


Very rare book about the last season of the Washington Senators in DC and Griffith Stadium. Foreword by Bob Wolff, the great Nats announcer. Signed, dated and inscribed by the author on the front endpaper. View more info

The Raid

By: Greene, Laurence

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart & Winston: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001358

Condition: Very Good


DJ unclipped. View more info

Washington

By: Greenfield, Meg

Price: $4.99

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Public Affairs Press: 2001

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 010224

ISBN: 1586480278

Condition: Near Fine


Meg Greenfield, the illustrious long-time editorial page editor of the Washington Post, has written an instant classic that is as wise as it is wry. Greenfield came to Washington in 1961 at the beginning of the Kennedy administration and joined the Washington Post in 1968. Her editorials at the Post and her columns in Newsweek were universally admired in Washington for their insight and style. Here Greenfield provides a portrait of the United States capital at the end of the American century.Washington is an eccentric, tribal, provincial place where the primary currency is power. For all th... View more info

The Unfinished Odyssey of Robert Kennedy

By: Halberstam, David

Price: $49.99

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1968

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 014868

Condition: Very Good


The DJ is unclipped, no internal marks or writing. By the author of The Best and the Brightest. View more info

War in a Time of Peace Bush Clinton and the Generals

By: Halberstam, David

Price: $149.99

Publisher: Norfolk, Ct, The Easton Press: 2001

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 018799

Condition: Fine


#618 of 1250 issued, signed by Halberstam, no inscribed to anyone. Also signed on the publisher's authentication slip laid in loosely dated Sept. 9, 2001. Gilt edges all around. Included with the book is an orignal Boston Globe interview with Robin Dougherty and Halberstam just after the release of the book in 2001. View more info

The Best and the Brightest

By: Halberstam, David

Price: $29.99

Publisher: 1972

Seller ID: 020277

Condition: Very Fine


A 25 minute interview on one CD with the author of The Best and the Brightest, recorded just after the publishing of the book when sales were soaring. The interviewer's name is Casper (LNU.) The interviewer predicts Halberstam may win the Pulitzer Prize for the book (he did for his reporting, not for this book.) Who are the few heros in the book? How did the McCarthy Era affect Vietnam? Why has the military generally approved of the book? Halberstam accuses McNamara of lying to hm in an interview while preparing for the book. Great insights into this famous author's most cherished book.... View more info

Deep State

By: Hauty, Charles

Price: $19.99

Publisher: New York, Emily Bestler/artria/simon and Schuster: 2020

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021462

ISBN: 1982130830

Condition: As New


Due out in January 2020, this is the advance readers' copy sent to reviewers. A DC political thriller. View more info

The Life History of the Blue Crab (callinectes sapidus)

By: Hay, W.P.

Price: $79.99

Publisher: Washington D.c., US Government Printing Office: 1905

Seller ID: 014076

Condition: Very Good


From the Department of Commerce and Labor, Bureau of Fisheries, George M. Bowers, Commissioner. An appendix to the report of the commissioner of fisheries to the sect. of commerce and Labor for th year ending June 30, 1904. The author was a Professor or Biology at Howard Univ. in Washington DC. 4 B&W plates of crabs, The results of two summers work, 1902 & 1903 in the crab producing region around the Chesapeake Bay. Readers of Wm. Warner's "Beautiful Swimmers" will find this early piece on the Blue Crab a perfect complement to his Pulitzer Prize winning book. Could have been a ... View more info

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Thieves in High Places : They've Stolen Our Country and It's Time to Take It Back

By: Hightower, James

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Viking Penguin: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007639

ISBN: 0670031410

Condition: As New


Small remainder mark on the bottom edge. View more info

The Book of Gutsy Women Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience

By: Hillary Rodham Clinton and Chelsea Clinton

Price: $89.99

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2019

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 021582

Condition: As New


Signed in full by both authors on the publishers specially tipped in page, true first edition with the full and correct number string on the copyright page. View more info

A Capital, Capital city

By: Hilton, Suzanne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000482

ISBN: 0689316410

Condition: Fine


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Potomac Fever

By: Horrock, Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000947

ISBN: 0316354724

Condition: Fine


Investigating a seemingly routine murder of a young hostess at a chic D.C. restaurant frequented by the city's movers and shakers, Det. Cal Terrell and Sgt. Roberta Short find that a lot of very powerful people don't want the crime solved. Trying to find out who's behind the coverup and why proves to be a perilous task. Is it the womanizing mayor? The head of homicide? The top Republican Party fixer and fund raiser? The White House Counsel who is married to Cal's ex-wife? Possibly the President himself?The more stonewalling Cal and Roberta run into, the more dogged is their pursuit, until t... View more info

Thunder in the Rockies: The Incredible Denver Post

By: Hosokawa, Bill

Price: $49.99

Publisher: New York, Morrow: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011077

ISBN: 0688029736

Condition: Very Good


Has the official bookplate of Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Warren E. Burger on the front pastdown. Also signed by Warren Burger on the half-title page. View more info