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The Autobiography of Lincoln Steffens

by Steffens, Lincoln

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1931
Condition
Fine
Edition
5th
Item Price
$15.00

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The Literary Guild, 1931. Larger, thicker, sturdy heavy book, quality dark blue cloth, embossed facsimile signature on top front, gilt lettering bright on spine, a light crease at spine top, a bookplate on the first front end paper, 884 pages including a glossy photo section and other illustrations throughout. A copy of "Wings" literary magazine included with a bronze of… Read more
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War Torn: Stories of War from the Women Reporters Who Covered Vietnam

by Tad Bartimus; Tracy Wood; Kate Webb; Laura Palmer; Edith Lederer; Jurate Kazickas; Denby Fawcett; Ann Bryan Mariano; Anne Morrissy Merick

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2002
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780375506284
Item Price
$22.00

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Random House, 2002. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, light green covers, very bright silver lettering on spine, 291 pages with small photographs throughout, a map in early pages, DJ has light green edges, a close-up photo of woman reporter at bottom front. An Introduction by Gloria Emerson. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As… Read more
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$22.00
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I Am Soldier of Fortune: Dancing with Devils

by Brown, Lt. Col. Robert K.; Vann Spencer

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2013
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781612001937
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$22.00

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Casemate, 2013. Large, heavy, sturdy book, black covers, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 408 pages including two glossy photo sections, most in color plus other illustrations. DJ glossy blck with a color photo of author holding sniper rifle on front, riding a camel on back. DJ is lightly rippled at top front middle. Near Fine DJ/Very Fine book.. First… Read more
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Son of the Rough South: An Uncivil Memoir

by Fleming, Karl

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781586482961
Item Price
$18.00

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PublicAffairs, 2005. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, silver lettering very bright on spine, a small red stamp "Discard" at top of first front end paper, 432 pages with some photographs. DJ glossy black and white with small photos at spine top and bottom, praise on back from David Halberstam, Vernon Jordan, Fran McCourt, John Lews and Anne Lamott.… Read more
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$18.00
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Safire's Washington

by Safire, William

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1980
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780812909197
Item Price
$45.00

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Times Books, 1980. Large, thicker sturdy book, blue spine, gray-blue boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, dark blue color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 534 pages. Safire's loopy signature in black ink on half-title page. DJ beneath mylar, glossy white with color photo of columnist at top front left. DJ has microtear at spine top left edge, tiny… Read more
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$45.00
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War Journal: My Five Years in Iraq

by Engel, Richard

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781416563044
Item Price
$15.00

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Simon & Schuster, 2008. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, pale rose covers, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 392 pages. DJ glossy with a color photo of Engel with city ruins in background on front, spine middle and back, a dark red bar design in places. DJ has light wear to bottom tips, very slight surface wear at… Read more
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$15.00
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The Last Love Song: A Biography of Joan Didion

by Daugherty, Tracy

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2015
Condition
As New
Edition
3d
ISBN
9781250010025
Item Price
$11.00

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St. Martin's Press, 2015. Large, thicker, sturdy book, black covers, silver lettering very bright on spine, 728 pages including glossy photo section. DJ glossy gray background, a photo portrait of Joan Didion on front, white spine, praise on back. DJ and book, both As New.. 3d. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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Ghosts of Mississippi: The Murder of Medgar Evers, the Trials of Byron De La Beckwith, and the Haunting of the New South

by Vollers, Maryanne

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
Good
Edition
First Paperback
ISBN
9780316914710
Item Price
$3.00

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Back Bay Books, 1995. Trade paperback, glossy gray wrappers with photo of Medgar Evers on front wrapper, praise on back from San Francisco Chronicle, Virginian Pilot and others, 411 pages. Light creases to front tips. Near Very Good.. First Paperback. Trade Paperback. Good.
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$3.00
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War Torn: Stories of War from the Women Reporters Who Covered Vietnam

by Tad Bartimus; Tracy Wood; Kate Webb; Laura Palmer; Edith Lederer; Jurate Kazickas; Denby Fawcett; Ann Bryan Mariano; Anne Morrissy Merick

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2002
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780375506284
Item Price
$29.00

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Random House, 2002. Large, sturdy book, light green spine and covers, very bright silver lettering on spine, 291 pages, photographs throughout. DJ glossy light green background, a photo of woman in jungle hat at bottom front. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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$29.00
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Foreign Correspondent: A Memoir

by Greenway, H.D.S.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2014
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781476761329
Item Price
$29.00

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Simon & Schuster, 2014. Large, sturdy book, black spine, gray boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 304 pages. DJ glossy with photo of author in fatigues on front, small at spine bottom, a colorful back in dark red, orange and black, praise from Seymour Hersh, William Shawcross and others. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover.… Read more
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$29.00
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A Reporter Looks at American Catholicism

by McGurn, Barrett

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1967
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$14.00

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Hawthorn Books, 1967. Larger, sturdy book, yellow cloth spine, textured black and yellow cloth covers, black lettering very fine on spine. (Second Vatican Council) DJ glossy yellow with gold bar design on front and spine, white back. DJ has light wear and crease at spine top edge, v-chip at top back edge, microtear next to spine. Near Very Good DJ/Very… Read more
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$14.00
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Andrea Mitchell: Talking Back to Presidents, Dictators, and Assorted Scoundrels

by Mitchell, Andrea

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$4.00

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Viking, 2005. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, thicker book, black spine, gray boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, gray color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 414 pages including a glossy photo section. DJ glossy black background, a color photo of Mitchell on front, black spine and back, praise on back from Tom Brokaw, Brian Williams, John Leonard and… Read more
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$4.00
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The Strange Death of Republican America: Chronicles of a Collapsing Party

by Blumenthal, Sidney

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2008
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781402757891
Item Price
$25.00

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Union Square Press, 2008. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, dark blue spine, light blue boards, silver lettering and borders bright on spine, 339 pages. DJ glossy with pink background, a color photo at back left of author, praise at top back from Hendrick Hertzberg in the New Yorker. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. First Edition. Hard Cover.… Read more
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$25.00
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War News

by Anson, Robert Sam

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Paperback
ISBN
9780671705947
Item Price
$28.00

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A Touchstone Book, 1990. Larger softcover, glossy wrappers with photo of journalist, a war scene in shades of green, a background of red on spine, gray back wrapper with praise of New York Times Book Revilw, the New Yorker, 317 heavy pages, remainder mark at pages' bottom edge. Near Very Fine.. First Paperback. Soft Cover. Fine.
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Step Out on Nothing: How Faith and Family Helped Me Conquer Life's Challenges

by Pitts, Byron

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2009
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312577667
Item Price
$20.00

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St. Martin's Press, 2009. (1st edition, 1st printing) Sturdy book, purple covers, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 290 lightly browned pages including a glossy photo section. DJ glossy with photo of Pitts as a child sitting on the stoop, a color photo snapshot of him on front as well as on spine middle, another as child in suit on… Read more
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The Hearsts: Father and Son

by Randolph, William, Jr. Hearst; Jack Casserly

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9781879373044
Item Price
$10.00

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Roberts Rinehart Publishers, 1991. Large, sturdy, heavy book, quality light blue cloth, white lettering very fine on spine, headlines illustrated inside covers and adjacent end papers from Hearst newspapers, 372 pages including four photo sections. DJ glossy gray background, thin black borders to front and back, photo of Hearst father and son on train on front. DJ has microtear at… Read more
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$10.00
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Hog Pilots, Blue Water Grunts: The American Military in the Air, at Sea, and on the Ground

by Kaplan, Robert K.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2007
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781400061334
Item Price
$9.00

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Random House, 2007. (1st edition, 1st printing) Large, sturdy book, black covers, bright gilt lettering on spine, 428 pages plus brief biographical note. DJ glossy in shades of blue with photo of jet aircraft and crew on front, black background to title and and spine, yellow center back with praise from Chicago Tribune, Washington Post Book World, New York Review… Read more
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$9.00
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The Forever War

by Filkins, Dexter

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2008
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780307266392
Item Price
$37.00

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Alfred A. Knopf, 2008. Large, sturdy book, blue spine, gray boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 368 pages. DJ glossy beneath mylar with hazy color photo of smoke and chopper in the air on front, orange bard design to middle front and spine middle, praise on back. DJ and book, both As New.. First Edition. Hard Cover. As… Read more
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$37.00
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The Longest Romance: The Mainstream Media and Fidel Castro

by Fontova, Humberto

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2013
Condition
As New
Edition
1st US
Item Price
$25.00

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Encounter Books, 2013. Larger book, dark blue cloth spine, blue boards with very bright gilt initials at bottom front right, gilt lettering very bright on spine, 259 pages. DJ glossy with a color-photo of Castro looking like Liam Nielsen, olive green spine and back. DJ and book, both As New.. 1st US. Hard Cover. As New/As New.
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$25.00
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The Rebels' Hour

by Joris, Lieve

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
2008
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780802118684
Item Price
$19.00

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Grove Press, 2008. Smaller, sturdy book, red spine, orange boards, white lettering very fine on spine, dark blue color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 299 pages including a chronology and list of historical characters. DJ heavy paper, a color-illustration of armed soldier with colorful background of walls and shadow on front, spine and back. praise on back from Liberation,… Read more
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$19.00