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1 ALLEN, JAMES S. World monopoly and peace.
New York International Publishers, 1946 Hard Cover 
288 pages, cloth, very good. 
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2 Alves, Dora editor New Perspectives for US - Asia Pacific Security Strategy.
Washington, DC National Defense University Press 1992 First Printing Softcover Very Good+ 
Xiv, 197 pages, 2 maps, wrappers, fine. 1st printing. From the foreword by J. A. Baldwin, Vice Admiral, U. S. Navy: "As with previous volumes based on annual Pacific Symposia, these papers constitute an authoritative assessment of recent rends affecting security, social, and political conditions and the economies of the Pacific region. Presented as the Gulf War was ending, Eastern Europe was undergoing major changes, and the US recession was causing international concern, the papers examine new security strategies in the Asia-Pacific region. " From the preface: National Defense University's 1991 Pacific Symposium took place as a new approach to global security was emerging. The papers selected for this anthology touch, as do previous volumes, on a wide range of multilateral issues that confront this region of so many different social systems and cultural values. " B3-5; 197 pages 
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3 Asia Watch Committee (U. S.) & Robin Munro & Mickey Spiegel Detained in China and Tibet. a Directory of Political and Religious Prisoners
New York Human Rights Watch 1994 1564321053 / 9781564321053 Paperback Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued 
Xxviii, 632 pages, wrappers, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. From the publisher: "The most comprehensive report on arbitrary detention in China and Tibet ever published, DETAINED IN CHINA AND TIBET documents a pattern of systematic suppression of dissent, political and religions, from virtually very province of China nd throughout the Tibetan plateau. With sources ranging from restricted-circulation (neibu) , official documents to interviews with released detainees, the report charts the rise and fall of underground organizations through the arrest of members of pro-democracy networks, labor federations unofficial church congregations and traditional religious sects. It reaches back before the June 1989 crackdown in Tiananmen Square to record the cases of prisoners arrested in the 1970s and early 1980s and extends through arrest that took place as late as January 1994. ; Ex-Library; 9 X 6.25 X 1.25 inches; 632 pages 
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4 BALL, GEORGE W(ildman) The past has another pattern. Memoirs.
New York, W. W. Norton & Co. , 1982 Hard Cover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
527 pages, well illustrated, cloth, dj, 1st edition, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. From the Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition, 'George Wildman Ball, (1909-94), American lawyer and diplomat, b. Des Moines, Iowa. Admitted to the bar in 1934, he served (1942-44) as counsel in the Lend Lease Administration and the Foreign Economic Administration. An expert on economic foreign policy, Ball became (1961) Undersecretary of State for Economic Affairs and then served (1961-66) as Undersecretary of State. During that period he played a major role in formulating U.S. foreign aid and foreign trade policy and was the chief architect of the Trade Agreements Act of 1962. A persistent critic of U.S. military involvement in Vietnam, Ball left the State Department to become (1966-68) chairman of Lehman Brothers, a major investment banking firm. After briefly serving (1968) as U.S. representative to the United Nations, he returned to Lehman Brothers as a senior partner. Ball is the author of The Discipline of Power (1968).' 
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5 Bertram, Christoph editor Prospects of Soviet Power in the 1980s
Hamden, CT Archon Books 1980 0208018859 / 9780208018854 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket 
[4], 126 pages, cloth, DJ, publisher's file copy otherwise very good. From the DJ: These fifteen essays, by members of the International Institute of Strategic Studies, give the most comprehensive, balanced, and unclassified overview ever available of the many factors which will dictate Soviet policy in the coming decade. ; 126 pages 
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6 BESCHLOSS, MICHAEL R Mayday. Eisenhower, Khrushchev and the U-2 Affair.
New York Harper & Brothers 1986 0060155655 / 9780060155650 Hard Cover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
494 pages, 12 plates, cloth, DJ, very good. From the DJ: "Why was an American spy plane sent into Russia on the eve of the Paris summit? How was the U-2 really downed? Was the whole episode contrived to sabotage detente? Fresh discoveries on these and other questions emerge on almost every page of Mayday. " 
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7 BESCHLOSS, MICHAEL R Mayday. Eisenhower, Khrushchev and the U-2 Affair.
New York Harper & Brothers 1986 0060155655 / 9780060155650 Hard Cover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Xvi, [2], 494 pages, plates, map endpapers, cloth, DJ, very good. From the DJ: "Why was an American spy plane sent into Russia on the eve of the Paris summit? How was the U-2 really downed? Was the whole episode contrived to sabotage detente? Fresh discoveries on these and other questions emerge on almost every page of Mayday. " 
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8 BEVERIDGE, ALBERT J. The Life of John Marshall. 4 Volumes.
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1916 Hardcover Good 
4 volumes (506 & 394 & 644 & 668 pages) , many plates (some in color) , cloth, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. Marshall (1755-1835) served in the Continental army wit his father through the American Revolution; at Brandywine, Germantown, Monmouth, Valley Forge. Admitted to bar in Fauquier County (1780) ; practiced, Richmond, Va. , from 1783. Member of Virginia executive council (1782-95) , of House of Burgesses (1782-88). Became recognized Federalist leader in Virginia. Served as one of American commissioners to France (1797, 1798) to obtain redress for French hostile actions. Member, U. S. House of Representatives (1799-1800). U. S. Secretary of State (1800-01) , chief justice of U. S. Supreme Court (1801-35). Fundamental principles for constitutional interpretation were established by his important decision as in Dartmouth College vs. Woodward, McCulloch vs. Maryland, etc. ; Ex-Library 
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9 Bhagwati, Jagdish Foreign trade regimes and economic developments: Anatomy and consequences of exchange control regimes.
New York National Bureau of Economic Research, 1978 0884104877 / 9780884104872 Hard Cover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A Special Conference Series on Foreign Trade Regimes and Economic Development, Volume XI. 232 pages, boards, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. From Wikipedia: "Jagdish Natwarlal Bhagwati (born July 26, 1934) is an Indian-born naturalized American economist. He is a University Professor of economics and law at Columbia University. Bhagwati is notable for his research in international trade and for his advocacy of free trade." ; Ex-Library 
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10 BIALER, SEWERYN and, MANDELBAUM, MICHAEL The global rivals
New York Alfred A. Knopf, 1988 0394571940 / 9780394571942 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
210 pages, cloth, dj, very good. 1st edition. From the dj: At a time of dramatic changes within the Soviet Union, changes that have the potential for transforming the great conflict between the Soviet Union and the United States, The Global Rivals explains the opportunities and dangers that the two superpowers will face in the years ahead. Seweryn Bialer and Michael Mandelbaum are two of America's best-known and most astute authorities on the Soviet Union and Soviet-American relations. Their book, a companion volume to the Public Broadcasting System television series 'The Global Rivals,' reflects informed judgments based on many years of study and firsthand experience. 
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11 BLAKESLEE, GEORGE H[UBBARDS] editor. Mexico and the Caribbean. Clark University Lectures.
New York G. E. Stechert & Co. , 1920 Hard Cover 
363 pages, cloth. 1st edition, very good. Mainly concerned with the political, economic and military interventions by the U.S., both pros and cons. 
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12 Bramsen, Christopher Bo & Lin Hua (translator) Peace and Friendship. Denmark's Official Relations with China 1674-2000.
Copenhagen Nordic Institute of Asian Studies 2000 8787062828 / 9788787062824 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Chinese translation by Lin Hua. 160 pages, well illustrated (many in color) , cloth, DJ, very good. ; 9.53 X 6.61 X 0.71 inches; 160 pages 
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13 Brown, Elizabeth Churchill The Enemy At His Back.
Author 1956 Hardcover Very Good 
Xxii, 234 pages, boards, very good. "This is a Free Enterprise publication. " ; 234 pages 
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14 CAMPBELL, JOHN C. And the Research staff of the Council on Foreign Relations. The United States in World Affairs. 1947-1948.
New York Harper & Brothers 1948 Hard Cover 
With an introduction by Dean Acheson 572 pages, cloth, dj. ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. xvi,585p., cloth, dj. ex-lib., v.g. 
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15 Chern, Kenneth S. Dilemma in China: America's Policy Debate, 1945
Hamden, CT Archon Books 1980 0208018298 / 9780208018298 First Edition Hard Cover Good in Good dust jacket 
277 pages, map endpapers, cloth, DJ, publisher's file copy otherwise very good. Scarce. From the DJ: Dilemma in China is a valuable and interesting analysis of a critical episode in the history of Sino-American relations. The author has made good use of newly available sources such as the private papers of the leading figures in the Senate and public debates of 1945, and he dissects with perceptive objectivity the reporting of American government officials in china. - John S. Service, Foreign Service Officer, retired.; 277 pages 
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16 COFFEY, THOMAS M. Lion by the Tail: the Story of the Italian-Ethiopian War.
New York Viking Press 1974 0670429651 / 9780670429653 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Xiv, 369 pages, 4 plates, map endpapers, cloth, DJ. A well documented account of the 1935-1936 war. From the DJ: LION BY THE TAIL is the gripping, complex and dismaying story of Benito Mussolini's 1935-1936 invasion of Ethiopia and the diplomatic duplicity which made it possible. Researched in London, Rome, Washington, and Addis Ababa, it both brings to life the full story of that brutal war and details the tragic failures of the larger diplomatic world." 
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17 COFFEY, THOMAS M. Lion by the Tail: the Story of the Italian-Ethiopian War.
New York Viking Press 1974 0670429651 / 9780670429653 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Xiv, 369 pages, 4 plates, map endpapers, cloth, DJ. Previous owner's name stamp inked out on half-title page, otherwise a very good copy in a slightly frayed price-clipped dust jacket. A well documented account of the 1935-1936 war. From the DJ: LION BY THE TAIL is the gripping, complex and dismaying story of Benito Mussolini's 1935-1936 invasion of Ethiopia and the diplomatic duplicity which made it possible. Researched in London, Rome, Washington, and Addis Ababa, it both brings to life the full story of that brutal war and details the tragic failures of the larger diplomatic world." 
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18 COLLIER, [JOHN] BASIL. The lion and the eagle. British and Anglo-American strategy, 1900-1950.
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1972 Hard Cover 
499 pages, 27 maps, cloth, dj, very good. 
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19 CONNELL, JON The new Maginot Line.
New York Arbor House, 1986 0877958149 / 9780877958147 Hard Cover 
348 pages, cloth, dj, very good. From the dj, 'Guns that don't shoot straight, planes whose wings fall off, armored personnel carriers too cramped to carry any personnel: has the greatest peacetime arms build-up in history left the United States and its NATO allies more vulnerable than less? In THE NEW MAGINOT LINE, military-affairs expert Jon Connell argues convincingly that the answer is yes - that the greatest threat to Western security is not Soviet belligerence but our own misplaced faith in technology.' The author was Washington bureau of the Sunday Time of London. 
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20 Dean, Vera Micheles The United States and Russia.
Cambridge Harvard University Press 1948 Hardcover Good 
Xiv, 321 pages, map endpapers, cloth, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. R223 ; Ex-Library; 321 pages 
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