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A Terrible Revenge: the ethnic cleansing of the East European Germans

By: ALFRED-MAURICE DE ZAYAS

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Palgrave Macmillan: 2006

Edition: Second Edition, Revised & Updated

Seller ID: 27318

ISBN: 1403973083

Condition: VG+


This book deals with the fate of fifteen million German civilians who found themselves on the wrong side of new post WWII borders. All over Eastern Europe, the inhabitants of communities that had been established for many centuries were either expelled or killed. Over two million Germans did not survive..... Translated from the German by John A. Koehler ; poetry and new texts transl. by A. De Zayas. xlii, 182pp, illustrated, maps.Bright, clean interior. Unmarked except f... View more info

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Nigger Jokes and Stump Speeches : Being a Collection of Approved Nigger Jokes, Stump Speeches, Conundrums, and the Essence of Minstrelsy; Part One

By: ANON

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York and London, Samuel French:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 051109

Condition: Very Good


Part One of Four, published separately. Undated, late nineteenth century, edition/printing unknown. 64pp, including an index, not illustrated. Publisher's ads to the insides of both wrappers. Interior pages are very white and clean. Unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Gold-coloured wrappers are also clean and unmarked. Wear to paper covering spine with a little loss and moderate cracking. Scarce! We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and of... View more info

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Nigger Jokes and Stump Speeches : Being a Collection of Approved Nigger Jokes, Stump Speeches, Conundrums, and the Essence of Minstrelsy; Part Four

By: ANON

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London and New York, Samuel French:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 051110

Condition: Very Good


Part Four of Four, published separately. On the title page is the sub-title - 'Being a Collection of New and Original Jokes, Conversations, Riddles, Catches, Stump Speeches and Poems in Nigger Dialect'. Undated, late nineteenth century, edition/printing unknown. Price on cover is One Shilling. 64pp, including an index, not illustrated. Publisher's ads to the insides of both wrappers. Interior pages are very white and clean. Unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Gold-col... View more info

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Post-Colonial Studies: The Key Concepts (Routledge Key Guides)

By: ASHCROFT, Bill; GRIFFITHS, Gareth; TIFFIN, Helen

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Routledge: 2007

Edition: Second Edition, Paperback

Seller ID: 10745

ISBN: 0415428556

Condition: Fine


"This best-selling key guide, now in its second edition, provides an essential key to understanding the issues which characterize post-colonialism, explaining what it is, where it is encountered and why it is crucial in forging new cultural identities". A 'Routledge Key Guide'. xii, 292 pages ; 23 cm. An 'about as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Unpacked weight, 328g. We use both the Canada Post and the United Stat... View more info

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Oroonoko : an authoritative text, historical backgrounds, Criticism

By: BEHN, Aphra

Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA, W. W. Norton & Company: 1997

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 2365

ISBN: 0393970140

Condition: About 'As New'


This long-awaited Norton Critical Edition of Aphra Behn's best-known and most influential work makes available the original 1688 text, the only text published in her lifetime. 'A Norton critical edition'. Edited by Joanna Lipking. Printed in gold on the rear wrapper it states, 'Instructor's Desk Copy'. xvi, 272pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, quite fresh. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Micro wear to a handful of tips to the top of pages. Unpacked weight, 310g.... View more info

White Tribe Dreaming: Apartheid's bitter roots : notes of an eighth-generation Afrikaner

By: De VILLIERS, Marq

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canada, Macmillan of Canada: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 611

ISBN: 0771595301

Condition: As New


'..., book written to explain how apartheid came to be. Tracing the Afrikaner's history from settlement at the Cape, it chronicles the founding of race relations on slavery and a master-servant relationship'. Neither pro nor anti apartheid. xxvii, 420pp, maps, genealogical table. Book appears 'as new' - except for a bookplate to the ffep. Several newspaper articles of relevance in a plastic bag laid-in. Unpacked weight, 883g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada... View more info

Newsweek, December 19, 1966

By: ELLIOTT, Osborn - Editor

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New York, Newsweek, Inc.: 1966

Edition: Vol. LXVIII, No. 25

Seller ID: 34160

Condition: VG+


Single issue of Newsweek magazine for December 19, 1966. Cover features a photo of Rhodesia's Ian Smith [Zimbabwe] and a feature entitled, 'White Power in Africa'. 120pp, photo illustrated, advertising. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled wraps. No address label present. Weight, 226g. Postage under $5.00 within Canada; $5.00 to the USA, more overseas. We mail at cost. Image available. View more info

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Nigger Jokes and Stump Speeches : Being a Collection of Approved Nigger Jokes, Stump Speeches, Conundrums, and the Essence of Minstrelsy; Part Second

By: FRENCH, Samuel - Publisher

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York & London, Samuel French:

Edition: Edition Unknown; Possible First

Seller ID: 051099

Condition: VG, or Better


Collection of African-American Wit & Humor with a strong racist bias. Undated, but would appear to be 1878 from external sources. 64pp. Body of text, stapled, is clean and very tight, pages remarkably white. Gold wrappers, with adverts to the inside panel, are bright, clean and still well attached but the paper covering the spine is wekening at top & bottom of the spine. has deteriorated in part. Scarce publication. Scan available. We use both the Canada Post and the Un... View more info

The Essential Gesture: Writing, Politics & Places

By: GORDIMER, Nadine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1988

Edition: First American Printing

Seller ID: 040240

ISBN: 0394573978

Condition: About Fine


Autobiography of Nadiner Gordimer, 1923-2014, South African writer, political activist and recipient of the 1991 Nobel Prize in Literature. Edited and introduced by Stephen Clingman. 294 pages ; 22 cm. Clean, unmatrked interior, bright, white pages. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Unpacked weight, 590g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual... View more info

Bold Moment [The Horncasters]

By: JOHNSON, Victor H.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Pyramid Books: 1956

Edition: First Paperback Printing

Seller ID: 577

Condition: Good


Novel of miscegenation - inter-racial relations. 'She called him her Othello, her dark lover. She wanted him, more than she had wanted the white men in the city. In the darkness of the hayloft she called to him'. Pyramid 504 [formerly 125]. Printed in Canada. Reprint of a hardcover book from 1947. GGA cover - attractive young white woman in thin dress sees a cautious black man approach. 158pp. Pages clean and unmarked, barely browned. Tight binding. No spine creases buu... View more info

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The Voyage of the Komagata Maru: The Sikh Challenge to Canada's Colour Bar

By: JOHNSTON, Hugh J. M. - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Univ of British Columbia Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30437

ISBN: 0774803401

Condition: About 'As New'


A thoroughly researched account of the Komagata Maru incident when a shipload of Sikh 'immigrants' was refused entry to Canada. 162pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy about 'as new'. Unpacked weight, 250g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. Postage $4.00 to 6.00 within North America, in card sleeve. Enquire for rates to the Rest of the World. We ship at our cost. Image available. View more info

The Pol Pot Regime: Race, Power, and Genocide in Cambodia Under the Khmer, Rouge 1975-1979

By: KIERNAN, Ben

Price: $7.95

Publisher: New Haven, USA, Yale Univ Press: 2008

Edition: Third Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 051891

ISBN: 9749575717

Condition: VG+


"I first visited Cambodia in 1975," Ben Kiernan writes. "None of the Cambodians I knew then survived the next four years." In The Pol Pot Regime, Kiernan presents the first definitive account of the four-year reign of terror known as "Democratic Kampuchea." xxiii, 477 pages, [20] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 21 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Only defect - top corner-tip crease a... View more info

Go For the Body

By: LACY, Ed

Price: $9.00

Publisher: USA, Avon Publications: 1954

Edition: First Avon Printing

Seller ID: 578

Condition: VG+


A novel of inter-racial relations, miscegenation. 'A negro boxer, his French wife - and a different kind of love story'. Avon 566. 191pp. Great cover art featuring an attractive woman seated looking at a black boxer with his white manager behind .Interior is clean and unmarked. Pages are lighly taned. Bindin g is tight and square, no spine creases. Probably never fulkly opened. Light crease to the tip of the top corner of the front panel - would otherwise be about Fine. ... View more info

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Justice in Our Time:The Japanese Canadian Redress Settlement

By: MIKI, Roy; KOBAYASHI, Cassandra

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Talonbooks Ltd: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 22397

ISBN: 0889222924

Condition: Fine


Jointly published by the National Association of Japanese Canadians. Presentation plate to ffep from this organization. 160pp, photo illustrated. Near new appearance except fo a 3/4" margin tear to top edge of rear panel. Weight, 850g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Canadian GST included. Images always available. View more info

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The Master Plan : Himmler's Scholars and the Holocaust

By: PRINGLE, Heather

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, Viking Canada: 2006

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 043645

ISBN: 0670044644

Condition: As New


The development of 'perversions' in science to support the myth of Aryanism under the direction of Heinrich Himmler. xii, 463 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy, in a similar, unclipped dustjacket, about 'as new'. Weight, 802g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, American or Overseas Orders. Images always a... View more info

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The Life and the Adventures of a Haunted Convict

By: REED, Austin

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 2016

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 25669

ISBN: 0812997093

Condition: As New


The Life and the Adventures of a Haunted Convict is a rare and original autobiography, a first-person account of a young black man's life as an indentured servant, a juvenile delinquent, and a prisoner in New York State in the mid-nineteenth century. By Austin Reed ; edited and with an introduction by Caleb Smith ; foreword by David W. Blight and Robert B. Stepto. lxx, 270pp, illustrated. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. U... View more info

Local Color

By: RICE, John Andrew; CALDWELL, Erskine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: USA, Dell First Edition: 1955

Edition: Dell First Edition #71

Seller ID: 550

Condition: Near Fine


'...an unwhitewashed gallery of Southern Whites and Negroes lving in a world together - and worlds apart'. Foreword by Erskine Caldwell. 160pp. Cover art by Arthur Shilstone. Clean, unmarked interior, ages lightly browned. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Sligt wear to some edges. optherwise Fine. Display quality. View more info

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John Newton (Men of Faith)

By: SWIFT, Catherine

Price: $6.00

Publisher: USA, Bethany House Pub: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 2368

ISBN: 1556613059

Condition: VG+


"John Newton (1725-1807) was a British sailor whose life of sin took him to the western coast of Africa, where he became a virtual slave before getting involved in the African slave trade. His dramatic conversion during a violent storm in the North Atlantic, however, did not end his involvement with slave trading. It would be six years before he gave up his career as a sea captain and went on to become an Anglican clergyman. Dissatisfied with the hymns of the day, Ne... View more info

Nigger Jokes and Stump Speeches : Being a Collection of Approved Nigger Jokes, Stump Speeches, Conundrums, and the Essence of Minstrelsy; Part Three

By: WALLACE, John Jnr.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London and New York, Samuel French:

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: 054495

Condition: Very Good


Part Three of Four, published separately. On the title page is the sub-title - 'Being a Collection of New and Original Jokes, Conversations, Riddles, Catches, Stump Speeches and Poems in Nigger Dialect'. Undated, late nineteenth century, edition/printing unknown. Price on cover is One Shilling. 62pp, including an index, not illustrated. Publisher's ads to the insides of both wrappers. Interior pages are very white and clean. Unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Gold-co... View more info

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The Chinatown War: Chinese Los Angeles and the Massacre of 1871

By: ZESCH, Scott

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford & New York, Oxford University Press: 2012

Edition: First Printing, First Edition

Seller ID: 24574

ISBN: 019975876X

Condition: As New


An often overlooked moment in American history - the Chinese Massacre of 1871 in Los Angeles. xii, 283 p. : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm. Bright, clean copy, fresh with bright, white pages. Tight, binding, no wear to the black cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is similar. Unpacked weight, 573g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, Americ... View more info