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1.

The Soviet Union: A Documentary History, Volume 1, 1917-1914

Exeter, UK: University of Exeter Press, (2005). Paperback. VOLUME 1 ONLY. 8vo. Illustrated black paper wrappers with blue title to front wrapper and to spine. Two staples to the first page of interior but else is pristine. Index, 468 pages. Russia. RUS/112707. Near Fine in Wraps.
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2.

Ansel Adams, An Autobiography

Boston: Little, Brown & Company, (1986). Hardcover. 4to. Fine in file white illustrated dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Pristine interior filled with illustrations. Index, 400 pages. PHOTO/060512. Fine in Fine Dust Jacket.
[Book #24161]
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3.

The Kremlin: Nerve-Centre of Russian History (1st American Edition).

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1963. Hardcover. Vg/Vg Dj/8vo./translated by Roy Monkcom/many illustrations/maps/335 pp. Russian History. RUS5/5072. Very Good.
[Book #14112]
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4.

Zinky Boys: Soviet Voices from the Afghanistan War

New York: W.W. Norton, 1992. Paperback. A powerful history by Alexievich, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2015. Softcover with white and blue wrappers. If fine condition. 197 pages. RUSS/032216. Fine.
[Book #29083]
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5.

Oxford Slavonic Papers: New Series, Volume VII

Oxford at the Clarendon Press. 1974. Hardcover. Vg/Vg Dj/Library of Congress surplus/thin tape stain to front flyleaf, no other markings/8vo./123 pp. Russian History. RUS3/2132. Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket.
[Book #12340]
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6.
Woman in the Mirror

Woman in the Mirror

New York: Harry N Abrams, 2005. Hardcover. Compiled by Avedon during the last year of his life, this collection features photographs of women taken between 1945 and 2004. He is considered to be one of the world's most influential fashion photographers and has been called the "poet of portraiture." Subjects include Marilyn Monroe, Janis Joplin, Maria Callas, Isak Dinesen, Suzy Parker, Twiggy, Kate Moss, and many more. Folio. In white cloth covered boards with blindstamped title to spine. In white illustrated dust jacket. Minor smudge mark to white cloth cover, but clean overall. Interior clean and bright and filled with black and white and color illustrations. Index. 246 pages. PHOTO/050507. Near Fine in Near Fine dj.
[Book #19127]
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7.

Uncertain Passage. China's Transition to the Post-Mao Era

Washington, DC: The Brookings Institution, 1974. Paper Wrappers. 8vo. Yellow paper wrappers with red title to spine and front panels. Minor creasing to panels; small orange sticker to spine and remnants of price sticker to front panel. Pristine interior with tight binding. 387 pp. CHINA/020405. Very Good.
[Book #15597]
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8.

The Face of the World: An International Scrapbook of People and Places

New York: The John Day Company. Hardcover. A fascinating compilation of photographs and accompanying essays by the great 20th century photographer, Cecil Beaton. His subjects range from London, Florence, and New York, to British Royalty, Winston Churchill, Grace Kelly, famous dancers and actors, and many more. 4to. In mauve cloth binding with black spine. Interior is in very good condition, with very light yellowing along page margins. Illustrations throughout. 240 pages. GEN/052213. Very Good.
[Book #26823]
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9.

O Ultimo Imperador (The Last Emperor]

Publicacoes Don Quixote, 1987. Paper Wrappers. 8vo. Black paper wrappers with yellow title to spine and front panels. Illustration to front panel. Minor scuffing to wrappers. Based on the movie "The Last Emperor" with B&W film stills. Very clean interior. Tight binding. Written in a language very close to Spanish ... perhaps in Portuguese? 322 pp. CHINA/020405. Very Good Plus.
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10.

The Teachers and the Taught in the U.S.S.R.: A Personal Report (1st Edition).

New York: Atheneum, 1966. Hardcover. Vg/Vg Dj/8vo./174 pp. Russian History. RUS2/5072. Very Good.
[Book #14108]
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11.

China's Crisis, China's Hope

Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1990. Hardcover. 8vo. Translated by Goldblatt, Howard. Yellow cloth boards with black title to spine. Slight bump to spine ends. Pristine interior. Tight binding. Full color illustrated dj with black title to spine. Fading to spine panel of dj and minor edge wear. Index, 150 pp. CHINA/020405. Near Fine in Very Good Plus dj.
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12.

Anthology of Chinese Literature from Early times to the Fourteenth Century

New York: Grove Press, Inc. 1965. Paper Wrappers. Thick 8vo. White paper wrappers with black title to spine. Creasing to spine. Tight binding. Interior is very clean. Minor scuffing to wrappers. 492 pp. CHINA/020405. Very Good.
[Book #15583]
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13.

The Chinese Looking Glass

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, (1967). Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Minor scuffing to boards. Interior is very clean. Orange dj with white title to spine panel. Minor wear/chipping to edges of jacket. Tight binding. Includes ephemera (a postcard from China dated 1980, a home-made Chinese greeting card, an envelope with chinese stamps on it.) 432 pages. CHI/020405. Very Good in Very Good dj.
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14.
Der Taunus.

Der Taunus.

Verlag Karl Robert Langewiesche, n.d. circa 19. Paperback. Very good in brown paper wrappers with black title to spine and white title to front cover. Illustrated with 48 black and white photographic pictures. Mit 48 Bilder. Foxing to interior. Minor wear to edges of wrappers. 48 pages. German. GER21142. Very Good.
[Book #11713]
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15.

Are Our Moscow Reporters Giving Us the Facts About the USSR?

Moscow: Progress Publishers, 1981. Hardcover. Near Fine hardcover with like yellow dustjacket. Crease to top edge of dj spine. Includes photographs. Russian History. RUS/12112. Near Fine.
[Book #2903]
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16.

Who Will Feed China? Wake-up Call for a Small Planet

New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1995. Paper Wrappers. 8vo. Full color illustrated wrappers with red title to black spine. Minor scuffing to panels is only flaw. Pristine interior with tight binding. Includes many charts and graphs. 163 pp. CHINA/020405. Near Fine.
[Book #15588]
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17.

Game Plan: How to Conduct the U.S.-Soviet Contest (1st Edition).

Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1986. Hardcover. Vg/Vg Dj/8vo./contents bright, crisp and clean/288 pp./illus./charts, tables. Russian History. RUS12/5112. Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket.
[Book #14282]
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18.

China

New York: Crown Publishers, Inc. 1980. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. 4to. Red cloth boards with black title to spine. Pristine interior with many color illustrations. Tight binding. Red dj with beige title to spine and front panel. Minor wear to edges of jacket. Dj is price-clipped. 519 pp. CHINA/020905. Near Fine in Very Good dj.
[Book #15693]
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19.

Inside Spetsnaz: Soviet Special Operations, a Critical Analysis

Novato (CA.): Presidio Press, 1990. Hardcover. Vg/Vg Dj with light edge and surface wear/8vo./308 pp./maps Russian History. RUS7/5132. Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket.
[Book #14313]
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20.

China. Alive in the Bitter Sea

Toronto: Bantam Books, 1983. Paper Wrappers. 8vo. Red paper wrappers with black title to spine and illustration to front panel. Minor edgewear. Interior is very clean with several B&W photographic illustrations. Minor browning to margins of pages. Tight binding. 468 pp. CHINA/020405. Very Good Plus.
[Book #15587]
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21.

China, Japan, and the Powers

New York: The Ronald Press Company, 1952. Hardcover. 8vo. Blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Scuffing to boards and dampstain to spine. Underlining and notes to interior. Tight binding. 682 pp. CHINA/020405. Very Good.
[Book #15592]
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22.

Small Fires: Letters From the Soviet People to Ogonyok Magazine, 1987-1990.

New York: Summit Books, 1990. Hardcover. PRESENTATION COPY FROM CERF. Vg/Vg Dj/8vo./303 pp./contents bright, crisp, and clean Russian History. RUS5/5092. Very Good.
[Book #14232]
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23.

Story Without End: A Chinese Diplomat Escapes

Hong Kong: Phoenix Press, 1965. Paperback. First Edition. Inscribed: "To Mr. Zorthian With the compliments of the author. Nov. 19,1968." The recipient was Barry Zorthian, the well regarded U.S. spokesman during the Vietnam War. The author, a journalist and professor, wrote this book about Tung Chi-ping, who fled from the Chinese embassy in Burundi Africa to seek refuge with the U.S. Embassy there. Bound in brown paper wrappers with author and title to fron tocover. In near fine condition. 77 pages. CHINA/010913. Near Fine in Wraps.
[Book #26546]
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24.

Fall Out of Heaven: An Autobiographical Journey (1st Edition).

Salt Lake City: Gibbs M. Smith, 1987. Hardcover. Vg/Vg Dj/8vo./illus./308 pp. Russian History. RUS3/5112. Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket.
[Book #14272]
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25.

Un Hiver Froid a Pekin

Alta Editions, 1978. Paper Wrappers. 8vo. Red and gold wrappers with black title to spine and front panel. Clean, tight interior. Minor wear to edges of panels. 348 pp. plus map. In FRENCH. CHINA/020405. Very Good.
[Book #15616]
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