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United States Post Offices Volume 2 The Great Plains
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 80,200. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Coins and stamps
The second volume in a set of eight that comprises an alphabetical listing of the over 166,000 post offices that have ever operated in the 50 United states from 1776 to date. The listing for each office contains a county location, dates of operation and a Scarcity Index (S/I) value that offers postmark collectors with a guide to the relative value of postmarks from that post office.
United States Post Offices Volume 5 The Ohio Valley
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 53,120. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Coins and stamps
The fifth volume in a set of eight that comprises an alphabetical listing of the over 166,000 post offices that have ever operated in the 50 United states from 1776 to date. The listing for each office contains a county location, dates of operation and a Scarcity Index (S/I) value that offers postmark collectors with a guide to the relative value of postmarks from that post office.
United States Post Offices Volume 6 The Mid Atlantic
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 79,880. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Coins and stamps
The sixth volume in a set of eight that comprises an alphabetical listing of the over 166,000 post offices that have ever operated in the 50 United states from 1776 to date. The listing for each office contains a county location, dates of operation and a Scarcity Index (S/I) value that offers postmark collectors with a guide to the relative value of postmarks from that post office.
United States Post Offices Volume 7 The Lower Mississippi Valley
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Coins and stamps
The seventh volume in a set of eight that comprises an alphabetical listing of the over 166,000 post offices that have ever operated in the 50 United states from 1776 to date. The listing for each office contains a county location, dates of operation and a Scarcity Index (S/I) value that offers postmark collectors with a guide to the relative value of postmarks from that post office.
United States Post Offices Volume 8 The Southeast
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 34,770. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Coins and stamps
The eighth volume in a set of eight that comprises an alphabetical listing of the over 166,000 post offices that have ever operated in the 50 United states from 1776 to date. The listing for each office contains a county location, dates of operation and a Scarcity Index (S/I) value that offers postmark collectors with a guide to the relative value of postmarks from that post office.
From Wapping to Canary Wharf - The Journey of a Lifetime
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Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 80,900. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010 by Imprimata Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A frank, poignant, yet often hilarious record of how Exley's life and the London Docks area have changed over the last 6 decades. A life that could have ended so tragically after the first 8 years. This journey of an East London lifetime details the twists, turns, the traumas and the happiness from 1952-2009. A life still lived in East London but now amongst the shiny new towers of Canary Wharf.
Paths of Exile
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 131,490. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Trifolium Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
When his homeland is defeated by a predatory neighbouring kingdom, Eadwine finds himself on the run for his life. Homeless, penniless and friendless, literally with a price on his head, he must evade his enemies, avenge his brother's murder and rescue his betrothed. Along the way, he will lose his heart to another woman and discover a shattering secret that challenges all the ideals he holds dear.
Baldoyle - The Racecourse Village
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,440. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
This book by Michael J. Hurley is a history of the village of Baldoyle in County Dublin, Ireland as a centre for horse racing from 1829 to 1972. The book contains documented history, as well as a series of reminiscences by the author who is native to the village of Baldoyle.
The Story of Stapolin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Stapolin is the name of a townland close to the village of Baldoyle in ther Barony of Coolock in County Dublin Ireland. It is one of the longest inhabited locations in the area and was probably the site of early Viking settlement. The townland was home to the famous Baldoyle Racecourse which closed down in 1972. This book tells of the occupancy of Stapolin from earliest known records.
A Quick Guide To Old Baldoyle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
This book gives a short explanation of the origins of placenames in the area of the old village of Baldoyle in County Dublin, Ireland.