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WAR in Modern Society

By: Buchan, Alastair

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Watts: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001594

Condition: Very Good+


Unclipped dustwrapper with minimal edgewear. The New Thinkers Library. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Deals with the effects of nuclear weapons on international politics. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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A Guide to Communist Jargon

By: Carew Hunt, R N

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Bles: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001353

Condition: Very Good+


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Geography of HUNGER

By: Castro, Josue De

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Gollancz: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001581

Condition: Very Good


Unclipped dustwrapper with slight edgewear. Small ink mark on ffep. No inscriptions. The title of this brilliantly written book might well have been Hunger and Politics. In Cuba a family of five has to live on a daily energy total sufficient for only one person. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The Commerce of Nations

By: Condliffe, J B

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002223

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Unclipped, frayed dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. In The Commere of Nations the author traces the long and fascinating story of the ebb and flow of world trade from the caravans of the ancient world. A superb text. Nice and clean internally and externally. Rare to find in dustwrapper. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Mandate for Change - The White House Years 1953 - 1956

By: Eisenhower, Dwight D

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001469

Condition: Very Good


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. The White House years 1953 - 1956. Mandate for Change is the first volume of General Eisenhowers memoirs. This is his own vivid personal account of events at home and abroad, from the first mention of the Presidency to the heart attack that stopped the hearts of a nation. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clear... View more info

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Waging Peace - The White House Years 1956 - 1961

By: Eisenhower, Dwight D

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001470

Condition: Very Good


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. The White House years 1956 - 1961. Waging Peace is the second volume of General Eisenhowers memoirs. The years 1956 - 1961 reverberate with the names of such situations as Suez and Little Rock, Hungary and Lebanon; such people as Eden, Nasser, Nehru, Krushchev, de Gaulle, Castro. Too few Presidents have lived to contribute first person accounts. Nice and clean internally and externally... View more info

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How Long Will South Africa Survive?

By: Johnson, R W

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001969

ISBN: 0333220943

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. The strength of this book is the realpolitik of South African survival. South Africa is too important for the West and has too many bargaining counters - gold, uranium, patinum and industrial investments - to be allowed to go the way of the Congo, Mozambique or Angola. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless oth... View more info

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Years of Renewal - The Concluding Volume of His Memoirs

By: Kissinger, Henry A

Price: £17.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001329

Condition: Near Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. A work of scholarship and wisdom written by the man who shaped much of the history about which he writes. This book is at once a triumphant literary achievement and an historical document of the first rank. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Diplomacy: The History of Diplomacy and the Balance of Power

By: Kissinger, Henry A.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Simon & Schuster Ltd: 1995

Seller ID: 003665

ISBN: 0671713671

Condition: Near Fine


No marks or inscriptions. Illustrated. The author, through his own experience, explains what diplomacy is, and why, historically, the man in the street has always distrusted the whole idea. He moves from a sweeping overview of history to first-person accounts of some of his negotiations with world leaders. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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SUEZ

By: Kyle, Keith

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002271

ISBN: 0297811622

Condition: Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. On 26 July 1956, Nasser nationalised the Suez Canal. Britain and France in conjunction with Israel sought to reverse this action, though succesful militarily the opposition of the US and much of the UN led to the failure of the action, this book tells not only the visible history but the invisible, behind the scenes actions that led to the collapse of the British led att... View more info

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ENOCH POWELL Principle in Politics

By: Lewis, Roy

Price: £23.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002237

Condition: Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. Roy Lewis sets out to answer many of the questions that surround a man who has been an important but enigmatic part of British politics. Why in 1968 did he say immigration might lead to civil war, when he ignored it at the general election of 1964? Why membership of the EEC fatal to Britain, when he advocated it in 1962? This comprehensive study of Powells personality,... View more info

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The Recovery of Europe - From Devastation to Unity

By: Mayne, Richard

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003643

Condition: Very Good


Unclipped dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. Nice copy in slightly worn dustwrapper. The Recovery of Europe shows how dramatically Europe has transformed itself - politically, economically, socially and culturally from World War II. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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THE UNITED NATIONS as a Political Institution

By: Nicholas, H G

Price: £23.00

Publisher: London, Oxford: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001779

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. The United Nations As A Political Institution. Based on observations at UN Headquarters through 1959. Examination of UN in terms of its processes and its products. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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INTERNATIONAL COMMUNISM AND WORLD REVOLUTION

By: Nollan, Gunther

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Hollis and Carter: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001525

Condition: Very Good


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. With a foreward by Leonard Schapiro. In 1864 the First International was founded in London with the formation of the International Working Men's Association. Since then proletarian internationalism has been transformed from a revolutionary movement of workers into an instrument of Soviet Russia's foreign policy directed against the Western democracies and their allies. Nice and clean i... View more info

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SENATOR JOE McCARTHY

By: Rovere, Richard

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Methuen: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001615

Condition: Very Good


Unclipped dustwrapper with wear to extremities. No marks or inscriptions. Senator Joseph R McCarthy provided a spectacle unmatched in American politics. Outside America, he was a gift to Russian propaganda and probably did more harm to his own country than anyone in the history of the Union. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The World After Communism

By: Skidelsky, Robert

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001591

Condition: Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. A polemic for our times. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The Economics of Socialism Reconsidered

By: Smith, Henry

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Oxford: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000824

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Written by Henry Smith which marks a new stage in the history of the discussion on socialism. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Your Alternative Government

By: Talus

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Eyre and Spottiswoode: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000827

Condition: Good


First edition. Unclipped frayed dustwrapper. Slightly sunned spine. No marks or inscriptions. Frontispiece from Punch. V Scarce esp in dustwrapper. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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ENOCH POWELL the Man and His Thinking

By: Utley, T E

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Kimber: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000862

Condition: Very Good+


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. What manner of man was Enoch Powell - poet, scholar, distinguished soldier, able Cabinet Minister and chief rebel against the orthodoxies of all political parties? Nice and clean internally and externally. Scarce book! First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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The Squandered Peace: The World, 1945-1975

By: Vaizey, John

Price: £17.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003639

ISBN: 0340331275

Condition: Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Gold lettering to spine. What had gone wrong? the great question of our time, argues John Vaizey has been why mankind thirsts for tyranny - Marxist tyranny, nationalist tyranny - when it has for the first time the possibilty of liberty and abundance. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info