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Reporting Civil Rights, in Two Volumes: Part One, American Journalism 1941-1963; Part Two, American Journalism 1963-1973 (The Library of America 137 & 138)

By: Ellison, Ralph; Hughes, Langston; Warren, Robert Penn; Halberstam, David; Baldwin, James; Zinn, Howard; Steinbeck, John; Lees, Hannah; King, Martin Luther; Thompson, Hunter S.; Hersey, John; Trillin, Calvin; Walker, Alice

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Library of America: 2003

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 2203811

Condition: Near Fine


First thus. Both volumes include publisher's slipcase and insert. 2003 Hard Cover. xvi, 996; xv, 986 pp. 8vo. Original cloth, gilt titles and rules, ribbon marker bound in. A two-volume collection of writings on the American civil rights movement, drawn from original newspaper and magazine reports and contemporary books, with chronology, notes, and index following text. This edition is part of the Library of America series, published by a non-profit organization whose goal is to keep classic works of American literature and history in print as a way of preserving cultural heritage.Keywords:... View more info

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Requiem: By the Photographers Who Died in Vietnam and Indochina

By: Faas, Horst; Page, Tim; Halberstam, David; Arnett, Peter; Bartimus, Tad; Khuyen, Nguyen; Laurence, John; Pyle, Richard; Schoendoerffer, Pierre; Sheehan, Neil; Swain, Jon; Touhy, William

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Random House: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2291140

ISBN: 0679456570

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 1/4 inch jacket tear, jacket flap edges very faintly toned. Ink name on front flyleaf. 1997 Large Hardcover. 336 pp. By the Photographers Who Died in Vietnam and Indochina. Between the height of the French Indochina War in the fifties and the fall of Phnom Penh and Saigon in 1975, 135 photographers from all sides of the conflict are recorded as missing or having been killed. This book is a memorial to those men and women, and in many cases it includes the last photographs they took.--Front jacket flap. View more info

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The Fifties

By: Halberstam, David

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Fawcett Columbine: 1994

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2199940

ISBN: 0449909336

Condition: Good


4th printing. Pages heavily toned, light shelf wear. 1994 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 800 pp. ...a sweeping social, political, economic, and cultural history of the ten years that Halberstam regards as seminal in determining what our nation is today. Halberstam offers portraits of not only the titans of the age: Eisenhower Dulles, Oppenheimer, MacArthur, Hoover, and Nixon, but also of Harley Earl, who put fins on cars; Dick and Mac McDonald and Ray Kroc, who mass-produced the American hamburger; Kemmons Wilson, who placed his Holiday Inns along the nation... View more info

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The Best American Sports Writing of the Century

By: Halberstam, David

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin: 1999

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2271370

ISBN: 0395945143

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing. An exceptional copy. 1999 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. The Best American Sports Writing of the Century showcases the best sports journalists of the twentieth century, from Jimmy Cannon, Red Smith, William Mack, Gary Smith, and Frank Deford to A. J. Liebling, Tom Wolfe, and Hunter S. Thompson, and includes such classics as What Do You Think of Ted Williams Now? by Richard Ben Cramer, Louis Knocks Out Schmeling by Bob Considine, and The Rocky Road of Pistol Pete by W. C. Heinz. This outstanding collection captures not only the century's greatest mo... View more info

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The Coldest Winter: America and the Korean War

By: Halberstam, David

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Hyperion: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2280998

ISBN: 1401300529

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Faint edge wear. 2007 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Halberstam gives us a masterful narrative of the political decisions and miscalculations on both sides. He charts the disastrous path that led to the massive entry of Chinese forces near the Yalu River and that caught Douglas MacArthur and his soldiers by surprise. He provides astonishingly vivid and nuanced portraits of all the major figures-Eisenhower, Truman, Acheson, Kim, and Mao, and Generals MacArthur, Almond, and Ridgway. At the same time, Halberstam provides us with his trademark highly evoca... View more info