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A Companion Guide To 'Where Once We Walked' Jewish Communities Central, Eastern Europe

By: Gary Mokotoff

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Jersey, Avotaynu: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 0khy


Originally created in 1991, by Gary Mokotoff, to help genealogists trace their Jewish ancestors through pre holocaust Europe, Where Once We Walked: A Guide to the Jewish Communities Destroyed in the Holocaust is a primary resource for finding original town and community names across Europe for all types of researchers, including non-Jewish genealogists. Perhaps no other area in the world has seen as much political change and border movements as Central and Eastern Euro... View more info

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A History of Currency in the United States

By: A. Barton Hepburn

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1924

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: sbs0o


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A North Briton Extraordinary / Published at Edinburgh

By: Tobias SMOLLETT [generally attributed to..]

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, W. Nicoll: 1765

Seller ID: 16pyc


23pp. Very nice condition. View more info

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America And Her Commentators

By: Tuckerman, Henry T.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner: 1864

Seller ID: htt26


Brown Coth. Presentation bookplate on front p.d. View more info

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Celebrating America's Spirit Together: The 54th Presidential Inauguration

By: Naythons, Matthew

Price: $600.00

Publisher: CA, Epicenter Communications: 2001

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: signed

Seller ID: mu104


Copy #205. Tipped in plate signed by George W. Bush, and Dick Chaney. About fine collectible condition. View more info

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Chigaku Kotohajime - Three Volumes, World Geography

By: Toan Matsuyama

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Keio Gijuku: 1870

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: x50


Nicely illustrated with easily read text. Upon the restoration of the Meiji Emperor in 1867, the Japanese government launched a major effort to educate its citizens in the basics of Western science, natural science and medicine. The government encouraged the translation of foreign books and concepts into simple Japanese. During this period a profusion of books for this purpose were published in quantities surpassing all previous periods. The text shows maps and flags... View more info

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Die Swartzw Odyssee [The Black Odyssey]

By: Roi Ottley

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Hamburg, Europaische Verlagsanstalt Gmbh.: 1949

Inscription: Inscribed By Roi Ottley

Seller ID: ju8p


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Extracts from the Memorandums of Jane Bettle

By: Bettle, Jane

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J & W Kite: 1843

Seller ID: jb6


12mo. black bds. rule & gilt. good 19th century/ quakers View more info

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Gary Mokotoff & Sallyann Amdur Sack - Where Once We Walked: A Guide to the Jewish Communities Destroyed in the Holocaust

By: Gary Mokotoff & Sallyann Amdur Sack

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NJ, Avotaynu: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: kha


1991, 1st edition. Where Once We Walked: A Guide to the Jewish Communities Destroyed in The Holocaust, compiled by noted genealogist Gary Mokotoff and Sallyann Amdur Sack, is a gazetteer of 37,000 town names in Central and Eastern Europe focusing on those with Jewish populations in the 19th and first half of the 20th centuries and most of whose Jewish communities were almost or completely destroyed during The Holocaust. A large, heavy book. 1991, 1st edition in very good... View more info

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Jewish History Atlas

By: Martin Gilbert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ghd


Tracing the world-wide migrations of the Jews from ancient Mesopotamia to modern Israel, this atlas spans over 4000 years of history. With over 130 maps, the atlas depicts Jewish achievements and the Jewish way of life, presenting a clear picture of their persecution and their reaction to it - whether by dispersal, acceptance or defense. View more info

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Limited Edition: Midnight in Garden

By: Berendt, John

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1994

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: m11


A sublime and seductive reading experience. Brilliantly conceived and masterfully written, this enormously engaging portrait of a most beguiling Southern city has become a modern classic. 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 ... View more info

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My Generations, a Course in Jewish Family History

By: Arthur Kurzwell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NJ, 1983

Seller ID: 0khx


1983, 1st appearance. Approx 8.5x11 inches, and in very nice condition. Far more engaging than a mere how-to guide, this book is also part detective story and part quest. As Arthur Kurzweil takes you along on his own fascinating journey through his family's past, you'll learn about the step-by-step process for creating your own family genealogical record. View more info

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North America from the Best Authorities

By: Baker, Benjamin

Price: $330.00

Publisher: London, No Publisher: 1800

Seller ID: 130kxx


c. 1800, copper-engraved. Little map of North America, with the River of the West, also called the Oregon, having its headwaters close to those of the Mississippi. California is named New Albion and Greenland is shown connecting to Canada. Laid down on a backing sheet. View more info

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Red Azalea

By: Anchee MIN [signed]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Pantheon Books: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 11qw


Red Azalea is Anchee Min's celebrated memoir of growing up in the last years of Mao's China. As a child, she was asked to publicly humiliate a teacher; at seventeen, she was sent to work at a labor collective. Forbidden to speak, dress, read, write, or love as she pleased, she found a lifeline in a secret love affair with another woman. Miraculously selected for the film version of one of Madame Mao's political operas, Min's life changed overnight. Then Chairman Mao sudd... View more info

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Seligman Solomon Society - Alumni of the Hebrew Orphan Society

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, 1937

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1ss


Faux blindstamped leather; gilt. 'Fiftieth Anniversary 1887-1937'. 1/4" loss to the top of the spine. View more info

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Testimony of the Society of Friends / MEMORIALS OF DECEASED

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Philadelphia / Providence, NP / Knowles & Vose: 1830

Seller ID: tosof15


2 VOLUMES BOUND AS ONE. Mild dampstains not affecting text. Sabin 06070. AI 1508 View more info

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The Greatest Generation

By: Tom BROKOW

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Random House: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: ow11


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To Renew America

By: Gingrich, Newt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 12wxa


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Where Once We Walked: A Guide to the Jewish Communities Destroyed in the Holocaust

By: Gary Mokotoff & Sallyann Amdur Sack

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NJ, Avotaynu: 2002

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: kha0


The award-winning Where Once We Walked (WOWW) has been completely revised and updated to reflect the changes in the political geography of Central and Eastern Europe since WOWW was published in 1991. There are also a number of improvements to the original edition noted below. The new edition identifies more than 23,500 towns in Central and Eastern Europe where Jews lived before the Holocaust. Includes 17,500 alternate names. Gives latitude/longitude, Jewish population be... View more info