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"The Nobel Peace Prize and the Laureates" by Irwin Abrams
G.K. Hall & Co., 1988. Hardcover $22.00    U.S. Politics
VG/VG. Small, 1/4 inch tear on lower front edge of dustjacket. Signed by author. Subtitle: An illustrated Biographical History 1901-1987.
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"Present at the Creation" by Dean Acheson
W. W. Norton & Co., 1969. Hardcover $16.50    U.S. Politics
VG/G, inscription on inside front cover. Subtitle: My Years in the State Department. U.S. History, US Politics
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"Technology, World Politics, and American Policy" by Victor Basiuk
Columbia University Press (NY), 1977. Hardcover $16.50    U.S. Politics
VF/F. Some slight rubbing on dustjacket. politics, technology, policy
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"The Irreversible Decision 1939-1950" by Robert Batchelder
Houghton Mifflin, 1962. Hardcover $10.00    U.S. Politics
VF/VF. An analysis of the events which shaped the decision to use the atomic bomb...and a pleas for a new ethic to guide the political and military decisions of the nuclear age.
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"Executive Privilege: A Constitutional Myth" by Raoul Berger
Harvard University Press, 1974. Hardcover $10.00    U.S. Politics
F/VG. Presidential procedure, democracy, politics
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"An Introduction to Comparative Government" by Jean Blondel
Praeger Publishers, 1969. Hardcover $11.00    U.S. Politics
VG/G condition. Small repaired tear in front dustjacket. Comparative study of governmental systems.
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"Promises to Keep" by Chester Bowles
Harper & Row, Publishers, 1971. Hardcover $22.00    U.S. Politics
F/VG condition. Small hole in front dustjacket, some slight chipping on dustjacket spine. Subtitle: My Years in Public Life 1941-1969. Politics, Left, Liberal
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"Old Labor and New Immigrants in American Political Development" by Gwendolyn Mink
Cornell University Press, 1986, 301 pages. Hardcover $22.00    Economics/U.S. Politics/History - U.S. Labor
Union, Party, and State, 1875-1920. Excellent/Excellent dust jacket. Trade Unions, Workers, American Federation of Labor (AFT).
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"On Understanding Poverty: Perspectives from the Social Sciences" Edited by Daniel P. Moynihan
Basic Books, Inc., Publishers (New York), 1969, 424 pages. Hardcover $16.50    Economics/U.S. Politics/Social Theory
Perspectives on Poverty Vol. I. Good/Good dust jacket, clipped price. Class in the U.S., Cultural Studies, "War on Poverty."
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"Post-Cold War Trading System: Who's On First?" by Sylvia Ostry
University of Chicago, 1997, 309 pages. Stiff Wrappers $11.00    Economics/History - World/U.S. Politics
Excellent. Charts, Tables. International Trade, Commerce, Economics, World History, U.S. Politics, 1980s & 1990s.
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"Toward a Critical Political Economics: A Critique of Liberal and Radical Economic Thought" by Dwayne Ward
Goodyear Publishing Co., Inc., 1977, 334 pages. Stiff Wrappers $11.00    Economics/U.S. Politics/History- U.S.
Good. Economics, U.S. History, Politics.
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