This Side of Cooperstown by Larry Moffi  Enshrinement in the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York, is the ultimate honor for any major leaguer. This rousing, you-are-there history tells the story of seventeen legendary players who came up just short of Cooperstown: Virgil Trucks, Gene Woodling, Carl Erskine, Frank Thomas, and others. Collectively, the humorous, engaging, behind-the-scenes stories also tell the tale of baseball in the 1950s: a game performed on...

This Side of Cooperstown by Larry Moffi Enshrinement in the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York, is the ultimate honor for any major leaguer. This rousing, you-are-there history tells the story of seventeen legendary players who came up just short of Cooperstown: Virgil Trucks, Gene Woodling, Carl Erskine, Frank Thomas, and others. Collectively, the humorous, engaging, behind-the-scenes stories also tell the tale of baseball in the 1950s: a game performed on...

How We Invented the Airplane by Orville Wright  Filled with rare photographs and featuring accounts written by the Wright Brothers themselves, this fascinating firsthand history covers the brothers' early experiments, their construction of planes and motors, the first test flights, life after Kitty Hawk, and much more. Introduction and commentary by Fred C. Kelly. 76 black-and-white photographs.

How We Invented the Airplane

How We Invented the Airplane by Orville Wright Filled with rare photographs and featuring accounts written by the Wright Brothers themselves, this fascinating firsthand history covers the brothers' early experiments, their construction of planes and motors, the first test flights, life after Kitty Hawk, and much more. Introduction and commentary by Fred C. Kelly. 76 black-and-white photographs.

Drawing and Sketching in Pencil (Dover Art Instruction) by Arthur L. Guptill. $16.03. Publication: November 9, 2007. Publisher: Dover Publications; Dover Ed edition (November 9, 2007). Author: Arthur L. Guptill. Series - Dover Art Instruction. Save 20%!

Drawing and Sketching in Pencil (Dover Art Instruction) by Arthur L. Guptill. $16.03. Publication: November 9, 2007. Publisher: Dover Publications; Dover Ed edition (November 9, 2007). Author: Arthur L. Guptill. Series - Dover Art Instruction. Save 20%!

Cocaine Highway by Alex Perry  In Cocaine Highway, Alex Perry lifts the lid on a problem few are willing to talk about: direct connections between the recreational drug habits of the relatively rich and privileged in Europe, and the Islamists who fund their war against the west by smuggling narcotics. Across much of Africa, drug trafficking is escalating in size, speed and international scope. East Africa has seen a sharp increase in the smuggling of heroin en route ... #news_insights

Cocaine Highway

Cocaine Highway by Alex Perry In Cocaine Highway, Alex Perry lifts the lid on a problem few are willing to talk about: direct connections between the recreational drug habits of the relatively rich and privileged in Europe, and the Islamists who fund their war against the west by smuggling narcotics. Across much of Africa, drug trafficking is escalating in size, speed and international scope. East Africa has seen a sharp increase in the smuggling of heroin en route ... #news_insights

Songs for the Open Road: Poems of Travel and Adventure (Dover Thrift Editions) by The American Poetry & Literacy Project,http://www.amazon.com/dp/0486406466/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_rpuztb0G8M7TJCCS

Songs for the Open Road: Poems of Travel and Adventure (Dover Thrift Editions) by The American Poetry & Literacy Project,http://www.amazon.com/dp/0486406466/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_rpuztb0G8M7TJCCS

Cooperstown, NY is probably my all time favorite town. It was so beautiful and the most quaint place I've ever been.

Cooperstown, NY is probably my all time favorite town. It was so beautiful and the most quaint place I've ever been.

#ridecolorfully to Cooperstown, New York  Been there. Must see if you love baseball.

#ridecolorfully to Cooperstown, New York Been there. Must see if you love baseball.

Budge's Egypt by E. A. Wallis Budge  Focusing on the monuments on either side of the Nile, the author describes Egyptians, their writing, religion and gods, plus historic locales and objects: Alexandria, Cairo, the Rosetta Stone, the pyramids, the Sphinx; the statue of Rameses II, the temples at Luxor and Karnak, major sites where royal mummies were discovered, and more.

Budge's Egypt

Budge's Egypt by E. A. Wallis Budge Focusing on the monuments on either side of the Nile, the author describes Egyptians, their writing, religion and gods, plus historic locales and objects: Alexandria, Cairo, the Rosetta Stone, the pyramids, the Sphinx; the statue of Rameses II, the temples at Luxor and Karnak, major sites where royal mummies were discovered, and more.

The Duelling Handbook, 1829 by Joseph Hamilton  Profoundly embedded in our cultural consciousness, the art of duelling evokes images of a dramatic past, where the laws of courtesy, civility, and honor were enforced by the end of a rapier at the first rays of dawn. In this engrossing historical record of the codes and conduct of the duel--originally written in 1829 as 'The Only Approved Guide Through All the Stages of a Quarrel'—every aspect of the arcane practice is brought to...

The Duelling Handbook, 1829

The Duelling Handbook, 1829 by Joseph Hamilton Profoundly embedded in our cultural consciousness, the art of duelling evokes images of a dramatic past, where the laws of courtesy, civility, and honor were enforced by the end of a rapier at the first rays of dawn. In this engrossing historical record of the codes and conduct of the duel--originally written in 1829 as 'The Only Approved Guide Through All the Stages of a Quarrel'—every aspect of the arcane practice is brought to...

The Story of the Lewis and Clark Expedition by Noah Brooks  Much of the history of the great American Northwest begins with the story of the 1800s Lewis and Clark expedition. This concise narrative, based on authentic records, follows the group through Indian territory, the valleys of the Upper Missouri, the Yellowstone, and the Columbia rivers, the Great Divide, and the Pacific slope.

The Story of the Lewis and Clark Expedition

The Story of the Lewis and Clark Expedition by Noah Brooks Much of the history of the great American Northwest begins with the story of the 1800s Lewis and Clark expedition. This concise narrative, based on authentic records, follows the group through Indian territory, the valleys of the Upper Missouri, the Yellowstone, and the Columbia rivers, the Great Divide, and the Pacific slope.

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