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Let the Sea Make a Noise...: A History of the North Pacific from Magellan to Macarthur - McDougall, Walter A.
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1993, ISBN: 9780465051526

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New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. VG/NONE. 1966. Softcover; 4th Printing. Trade paperback is clean with tight textblock. The covers are rubbed with edgewear and creases at the corners. Interior is free of marks or tears. The frontis is a map of Washo Territory. "This case study of the Washo Indians of western Nevada and the eastern Sierra slopes of California is one of those rare events in the vast professional literature on the American Indian where a picture of a single tribal culture as a whole is presented." ; 9 1/4" x 6 1/4"; 113 pages ., Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1966, New York, New York, U.S.A.: Basic Books Inc, 1993. pp. ix, (6), 793, "This study is an account of the rise and fall of empires in the last vast unexplored corner of the inhabitable Earth, an area occupying one-sixth of the globe. The book chronicles 400 years of voyages of discovery, feats of pioneering heroism, engineering marvels, political plots, business chicanery, racial clashes and brutal wars. Walter McDougall lets the people who lived the events interpret them - the American-loving ambassador to Washington on the eve of Pearl Harbor, the Russian builder of the Trans-Siberian railway, a Hawaiian queen from the first period of Western competition for the Islands, the American Secretary of State infamous for his "folly" in purchasing Alaska, a Spanish missionary from the period when it looked like the whole area might have become part of the Spanish realm. From the tropical paradise of Hawaii to the island fortress of Japan, from the frozen wastes of Siberia to the California coastline and into the power centres of London, Washington, Tokyo and St Petersburg, the book offers insights into all the twists and turns of the Pacific empire. Walter McDougall is the author of "The Heavens and the Earth".". First Edition. Hb. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo., Basic Books Inc, 1993

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This study is an account of the rise and fall of empires in the last vast unexplored corner of the inhabitable Earth, an area occupying one-sixth of the globe. The book chronicles 400 years of voyages of discovery, feats of pioneering heroism, engineering marvels, political plots, business chicanery, racial clashes and brutal wars. Walter McDougall lets the people who lived the events interpret them - the American-loving ambassador to Washington on the eve of Pearl Harbor, the Russian builder of the Trans-Siberian railway, a Hawaiian queen from the first period of Western competition for the Islands, the American Secretary of State infamous for his "folly" in purchasing Alaska, a Spanish missionary from the period when it looked like the whole area might have become part of the Spanish realm. From the tropical paradise of Hawaii to the island fortress of Japan, from the frozen wastes of Siberia to the California coastline and into the power centres of London, Washington, Tokyo and St Petersburg, the book offers insights into all the twists and turns of the Pacific empire. Walter McDougall is the author of "The Heavens and the Earth". asia,expeditions and discoveries,history,middle east,military,world History, Basic Books

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LET THE SEA MAKE A NOISE: A HISTORY OF THE NORTH PACIFIC FROM MAGELLAN TO MACARTHUR - MCDOUGALL, Walter A
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LET THE SEA MAKE A NOISE: A HISTORY OF THE NORTH PACIFIC FROM MAGELLAN TO MACARTHUR - hardcover

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HarperCollins. New York. 1993. first edition - ISBN-0-465-05152-9;. pages 793 pages + index; b/w illustrations, maps; hardcover in illustrated dust jacket, protected; feint library stamp on back of title page and page edge, minimal spotting on outside edges of pages not affecting text o/wise very good plus condition; ISBN-0-465-05152-9 - An historian of literary power, Walter McDougall, has found a mode of presentation equal to the sweep and intensity of the story he tells. A stunning saga of human adventure, Let the Sea Make a Noise.. is a gripping account of the rise and fall of empires in the last vast unexplored corner of the habitable earth - an area occupying one-sixth of the globe. Organized into short, action packed scenarios that zip the reader from the tropical paradise of Hawaii to the island fortress of Japan, from the frozen wastes of Siberia to the California coastline and into the power centers of London, Washington, Tokyo and St Petersburg, the book offers dazzling insights into all the twists and turns of the Pacific empire., HarperCollins. New York. 1993. first edition - ISBN-0-465-05152-9;

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[EAN: 9780465051526], Near Fine, [PU: Basic Books, New York], PACIFIC OCEAN, NORTH PACIFIC, WORLD WAR II, WWII, SECOND WAR, TWO, EXPLORATION, ALASKA, SAKHALIN ISLAND, HISTORY OF AREA, AREA, Nature|Oceans & Seas, Jacket, 793 pp. Crisp, bright, tight and clean with very slight spotting to page edges. Dust jacket is bright with a little edge creasing. Very nice copy - appears unread. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Let the Sea Make a Noise...: A History of the North Pacific from Magellan to Macarthur
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EAN (ISBN-13): 9780465051526
ISBN (ISBN-10): 0465051529
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Publishing year: 1993
Publisher: Basic Books

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