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Present at the Creation: My Years in the State Department

By: Acheson, Dean

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, W W Norton & Co Ltd: 1988

Seller ID: 003664

ISBN: 0393304124

Condition: Near Fine


No marks or inscriptions. Illustrated. The author relates his experiences in the State Department during a period that witnessed World War II, European reconstruction, the Korean War and McCarthyism. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Margaret Thatcher Vol. 1 : The Grocer's Daughter

By: Campbell, John

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Jonathan Cape: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003496

ISBN: 0224040979

Condition: Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. This first volume in a biography of Margaret Thatcher, explores her early life, re-examining the mythology and suggesting a more complex reality behind the idealized pictures previously presented. It presents an ambitious, ruthless, determined woman. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Margaret Thatcher Vol. 1 : The Grocer's Daughter

By: Campbell, John

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Jonathan Cape: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003498

ISBN: 0224040979

Condition: Very Good


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. Slightly bumped boards. 2nd impression. This first volume in a biography of Margaret Thatcher, explores her early life, re-examining the mythology and suggesting a more complex reality behind the idealized pictures previously presented. It presents an ambitious, ruthless, determined woman. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Margaret Thatcher Vol. 1 : The Grocer's Daughter

By: Campbell, John

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Jonathan Cape: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003497

ISBN: 0224040979

Condition: Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. This first volume in a biography of Margaret Thatcher, explores her early life, re-examining the mythology and suggesting a more complex reality behind the idealized pictures previously presented. It presents an ambitious, ruthless, determined woman. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Chamberlain and the Lost Peace

By: Charmley, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hodder & Stoughton: 1989

Seller ID: 003659

ISBN: 0340508531

Condition: Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Illustrated. This study of the origins of World War II, is controversial in that it sees Chamberlain as neither naive nor foolish. John Charmley, whose prize-winning first work was "Duff Cooper", employs the collective biography technique to reassess Chamberlain's role. He works from the papers of Lord Halifax, R.A.B.Butler and Chamberlain himself, and also pays particular atte... View more info

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Truman

By: Jenkins, Roy

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Macmillan U.K.: 1995

Seller ID: 003679

ISBN: 0333619978

Condition: Fine


No marks or inscriptions. Illustrated. This scarce biography of Harry S. Truman provides a reassessment of the American President whose reputation, it asserts, has risen since he left office. Roy Jenkins shows that the Truman presidency (1945-1953) built the structures within which the Western world has lived since World War II. The Marshall Plan promoted not only the recovery, but the unity of Western Europe; NATO enabled this prosperity to grow within a framework of se... View more info

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War Diaries: The Mediterranean, 1943-45

By: Macmillan, Harold

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Papermac: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 003672

ISBN: 0333394046

Condition: Very Good


No marks or inscriptions. Illustrated. Nice and clean internally and externally. View more info

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The Essence of Security - Reflections in Office

By: McNamara, Robert S.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003626

Condition: Very Good


This is a major book, both for its political importance and for the light it sheds on a remarkable man. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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From Hiroshima to Glasnost

By: Nitze, Paul H

Price: £34.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002956

ISBN: 0297810537

Condition: Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. From Hiroshima to Glasnost offers Paul Nitze's reflections on the issues he has faced, the decisions he has made, the people he has known, and the presidents he has served in his almost fifty years inside the top echelons of Washington policy circles. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly s... View more info

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Below the Parapet

By: Thatcher, Carol

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003494

ISBN: 0002556057

Condition: Very Good


Clipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. Neat gift inscription. What was it like for Denis, how did he do it? are the most frequently asked questions of Denis Thatcher. He considered his job as an exercise in love and loyalty, but what was the real story behind the first blind date with 24-year-old Margaret Roberts, the early electioneering and the truama of the Falklands War? What was the truth about the bombing at the Grand Hotel, Brighton, and the inside story of the leaders... View more info

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Statecraft Strategies for a Changing World

By: Thatcher, Margaret

Price: £47.50

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003506

ISBN: 0007150644

Condition: Very Good


2nd impression. SIGNED ON TITLEPAGE BY AUTHOR. Margaret Thatcher brings her unrivalled political experience to bear on the challenges of the new millennium. Lady Thatcher's previous books on her political career have been bestsellers: The Downing Street Years went to No.1. She is a unique world figure and this book, containing her views about the dangers and opportunities of the new millennium, has attracted great interest both in Britain and around the world. In her own... View more info

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Statecraft Strategies for a Changing World

By: Thatcher, Margaret

Price: £47.50

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003505

ISBN: 0007150644

Condition: Very Good


2nd impression. SIGNED ON TITLEPAGE BY AUTHOR. Margaret Thatcher brings her unrivalled political experience to bear on the challenges of the new millennium. Lady Thatcher's previous books on her political career have been bestsellers: The Downing Street Years went to No.1. She is a unique world figure and this book, containing her views about the dangers and opportunities of the new millennium, has attracted great interest both in Britain and around the world. In her own... View more info

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STATECRAFT Strategies for a Changing World

By: Thatcher, Margaret

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 003508

ISBN: 0007150644

Condition: Very Good


3rd impression. SIGNED ON TITLEPAGE BY AUTHOR. Margaret Thatcher brings her unrivalled political experience to bear on the challenges of the new millennium. Lady Thatcher's previous books on her political career have been bestsellers: The Downing Street Years went to No.1. She is a unique world figure and this book, containing her views about the dangers and opportunities of the new millennium, has attracted great interest both in Britain and around the world. In her own... View more info