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The Fire Factory

By: Ahearn, Harry J.

Price: $41.04

Publisher: Quinlan Pr: 1988

Seller ID: 121073

ISBN: 1557700214

Condition: Very Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. One small tear on top edge of dust jacket front. 192 pages. View more info

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Bubonic Plague in Early Modern Russia: Public Health and Urban Disaster (The Johns Hopkins University Studies in Historical and Political Science)

By: Alexander, Professor John T.

Price: $9.07

Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1980

Seller ID: 92939

ISBN: 0801823226

Condition: Near Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 405 pages. View more info

Etrusco! From Cradle to Grave

By: Ball, David; Frederick Freitas

Price: $36.43

Publisher: Ball and Frietas: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Authors on rear cover page with Prese

Seller ID: 113030

ISBN: B002TDAJR0

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Authors on rear cover page with Presentation notation, with date. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Contents: 1. Etrusco: A South Shore Visitor. 2. England's Desperate Cry for Ships. 3. The American Liberty Ship Building Program 4. The Fort Poplar and the Burrard Dry Dock Company 5. All Aboard Going Aboard 6. Voyage Preparation 7. Action Stations 8. Extremes 9. Sunk At Normandy? Hardly! 10. The 1945 Log 11. The Post War Years 1946 - 1956 12.S.S. Scitua... View more info

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The Great Hartford Circus Fire: Creative Settlement of Mass Disasters

By: Cohn, Henry S.; Bollier, Mr. David

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1991

Seller ID: 115332

ISBN: 0300050127

Condition: Good


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Handwritten comments on 20 pages. 236 pages. View more info

East of Cape Cod

By: Jr., Asa Cobb Paine Lombard

Price: $41.04

Publisher: Cuttyhunk Island, MA, Asa Cobb Paine Lombard, Jr.: 1976

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Inscription: Signed by Author on Title page .

Seller ID: 120515

ISBN: B009A70AD6

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Author on Title page. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Has glassine jacket. 158 pages. Reynolds-Dewalt Printing, New Bedford, MA. Ship disasters on Cape Cod, primarily from 1850-1900. Contents: The Wreck of the Jason. Cape Cod's Beginning. Life on Cape Cod from Eons Past. From the East Came Men. History of the Life Saving Service. The Lifesavers' Tools. Lifeboat Drill. Communications. Smuggler. Restoring the Apparently Drowned Shipwrecks. The Ways of the Wreckers. Recrea... View more info

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Apocalypse: A Natural History of Global Disasters

By: Mcguire, Bill

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Blandford: 2000

Seller ID: 87878

ISBN: 304352098

Condition: Good+


Moderate general wear. 256 pages. View more info

Twice As Strong: 12 Seconds, 2 Brothers and the Marathon that Changed Their Lives

By: Norden, Paul; Jp Norden; David Smitherman

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Palari Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: 109083

ISBN: 1928662285

Condition: Very Fine


Nice Firm Clean copy ! Unmarked. 200 pages. View more info

Dying to cross; the worst immigrant tragedy in American history, translated from the Spanish by Kristina Cordero.

By: Ramos, Jorge; Kristina Cordero (Trans)

Price: $9.07

Publisher: Hampton-Brown: 2005

Seller ID: 92784

ISBN: B000OERP14

Condition: Good+


Nice Firm copy ! Light general wear. Previous owner name on side page ends. 212 pages. View more info

Down in a Mine; or, Buried Alive

By: Sargent, George E.

Price: $12.31

Publisher: New York, NY, American Tract Society: 1865

Seller ID: 120461

ISBN: B008AE4UU4

Condition: Good


Green cloth, blind Moderate general wear. Binding worn at spine tips and on extremities. 208 pages. View more info

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Report of the Commissioners Appointed to Investigate the Cause and Management of the Great Fire in Boston

By: The Fire Commission

Price: $387.60

Publisher: Boston, MA, Rockwell & Churchill, printers: 1873

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 99823

ISBN: B003OGTMOM

Condition: Fine


Ex-Library, Few Markings. 1st Printing. Library rebound in 1964 with rugged brown cloth, gold spine lettering. Only library indication is gold call letters at spine base. No interior markings whatsoever. No markings were removed. Nice Firm copy ! Binding and pages in excellent attactive condition. 662 pages. Primarily composed of sworn testimony depositions from many witnesses to the fire. The authoritative official record of the Great Boston Fire of 1872. View more info

History of the Lynn Fire Department 1800-1976

By: The Lynn Fire Department

Price: $18.73

Publisher: The Lynn Fire Department: 1976

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 87081

ISBN: B005FXGOXY

Condition: Near Fine


1st Printing. Nice Firm Clean copy ! No handwriting, no markings. 55 pages. Illustrated with b/w photos. Business directory in rear. View more info