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A Time to Lead: For Duty, Honor and Country

By: Clark, Wesley K.; Carhart, Tom

Price: £16.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Palgrave Macmillan Trade: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02837

ISBN: 1403984743

Condition: Very Good


After rising to the rank of four - star general as Nato's Supreme Allied Commander in Europe. Wesley Clark was drafted by popular demand to run for the Democratic U.S. presidential nomination in 2003, becoming a major leadership figure in politics. Here, for the first time, he uses his unique life experiences to reveal his vision for America. There is light wear to the edges of the boards and the text block has light spotting to its edges. View more info

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The long affair: Thomas Jefferson and the French Revolution

By: Conor Cruise O'BRIEN

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Sinclair-Stevenson: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04353

ISBN: 1856196372

Condition: Very Good


In this biography, the author examines closely the various phases of Thomas Jefferson's relation to the French Revolution. He shows that Jefferson's commitment existed on two levels. At one level, it was a mystical priesthood in a holy cause. At another level, it was down-to-earth American politics, exploiting the popularity of the French Revolution with the American public, to the advantage of Virginia and Jefferson himself, and to the detriment of the commercial North... View more info

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Norman Mailer: A Double Life

By: J. Michael Lennon

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Simon & Schuster: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04351

ISBN: 184737672X

Condition: Very Good


Norman Mailer was one of the giants of American letters, an international literary colossus, and one of the most celebrated public figures of his time. This biography gives us the man in full, a remarkable and unique figure in the context of his times. There is a water stain on the inside of the D/W at its base. A good clean tight copy. View more info

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His Excellency: George Washington

By: Joseph J. Ellis

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Knopf Publishing Group: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03948

ISBN: 1400040310

Condition: Near Fine


Both physically and politically, Washington towered over his peers for reasons this book elucidates. this book, is a full ,glorious and multifaceted portrait of the man behind America's genesis, sure to become the authoritative biography of George Washington for many decades. There is a gift inscription on the front end papers. The text block is rough cut, and the D/W is price clipped View more info

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The Pattons: A Personal History of an American Family

By: Patton, Robert H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Crown: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02848

ISBN: 0517590689

Condition: Very Good


A unique portrait of the well-known military family and in particular, its most illustrious member, General George S. Patton Jr., eloquently written by the general's grandson. There is light marking to the DJ . View more info

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Partners in Command: George Marshall and Dwight Eisenhower in War and Peace

By: Perry, Mark

Price: £12.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Penguin Books: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02732

ISBN: 0143113852

Condition: Very Good


George Marshall and Dwight Eisenhower formed arguably the most important military partnership of World War II, but the nature of their relationship has eluded historians for years. This is an extraordinary portrait of an often ignored - and misunderstood - alliance between two iconic figures and the ways in which their unusual partnership would ultimately shape years of American foreign policy. View more info

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A Soldier's Way: An Autobiography

By: Powell, Colin L. and Persico

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK., Arrow Books: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02740

ISBN: 009943993X

Condition: Very Good


This is a stirring, only - in - America story of one determined man's journey from the South Bronx to directing the mightiest of military forces. There is light rubbing to the edges of the spine and a crease running down the spine. View more info