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The Ultimate SPAM Cookbook: 100+ Quick and Delicious Recipes from Traditional to Gourmet The Ultimate SPAM Cookbook: 100+ Quick and Delicious Recipes from Traditional to Gourmet

In 1937, the first SPAM product came off the production line. Since then, it has won the hearts of soldiers, celebrities, chefs, presidents, kids, and...

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American Axe: The Tool That Shaped a Continent by: Brett McLeod American Axe: The Tool That Shaped a Continent by: Brett McLeod

The Hand Tool on the Cutting Edge of History In the hands of lumberjacks, homesteaders, farmers, and foresters, the axe forged a path to a new way of ...

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The Art of Advertising by: Julie Anne Lambert The Art of Advertising by: Julie Anne Lambert

Advertisers in the nineteenth and early twentieth century pushed the boundaries of printing, manipulated language, inspired a new form of art and expl...

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Catalog Excerpts of Early American Blacksmith Forges & Tools by: Don Wilwol Catalog Excerpts of Early American Blacksmith Forges & Tools by: Don Wilwol

A reprint of the publication Catalogs Excerpts of the General Catalog of Buffalo Forge 1892, Illustrated Catalog of the Keystone Portable Forges, Cham...

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License Plates of the United States: A Pictorial History, 1903 to the Present by: James K Fox License Plates of the United States: A Pictorial History, 1903 to the Present by: James K Fox

This invaluable reference guide illustrates every standard automobile license plate issued in the United States, from 1903 to 1993. Author James K. Fo...

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Button Power: 125 Years of Saying It with Buttons by: Christen Carter, Ted Hake Button Power: 125 Years of Saying It with Buttons by: Christen Carter, Ted Hake

From the campaign trail to the rock tour, Button Power collects a people's history of American culture told through the pin-back button. Lively commen...

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The Field Guide to John Deere Tractors 1892-1991 by: Don MacMillan The Field Guide to John Deere Tractors 1892-1991 by: Don MacMillan

When you're "out in the field" scouting for John Deere tractors, don't forget to take along The Field Guide to John Deere Tractors: 1892-1991--the fir...

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How to Restore Your Farm Tractor by: Tharran E. Gaines How to Restore Your Farm Tractor by: Tharran E. Gaines

The only all-marque antique tractor restoration guide is back in print, packed with the kind of detail you need to complete a first-class restoration....

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The Complete Book of Classic Ford and Mercury Muscle Cars 1961-1973 by: Donald Farr The Complete Book of Classic Ford and Mercury Muscle Cars 1961-1973 by: Donald Farr

More than Mustang and Cougar. Though the Mustang remains Ford's most famous muscle car, the company had been building muscle cars since it introduced ...

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The Complete Book of Classic John Deere Tractors: The First 100 Years by: Don MacMillan The Complete Book of Classic John Deere Tractors: The First 100 Years by: Don MacMillan

The Complete Book of Classic John Deere Tractors explores the range of iconic "green tractors" with which Illinois-based John Deere has become one of ...

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Discovering Virginia's Colonial Artifacts by: Bill Dancy Discovering Virginia's Colonial Artifacts by: Bill Dancy

At last! A comprehensive book that doubles as both a how-to manual as well as a colonial artifact encyclopedia that will benefit not only the serious ...

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Kovels' Antiques & Collectibles Price Guide 2021 by: Terry Kovel, Kim Kovel Kovels' Antiques & Collectibles Price Guide 2021 by: Terry Kovel, Kim Kovel

The 2021 Kovels' Antiques and Collectibles Price Guide is the most complete and best-illustrated price guide available -- with 11,500 listings and mor...

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The Complete Book of Farmall Tractors: Every Model 1923-1973 by: Robert N. Pripps The Complete Book of Farmall Tractors: Every Model 1923-1973 by: Robert N. Pripps

The Complete Book of Farmall Tractors details the complete evolution of the popular marque's iconic models. The engaging text includes series evolutio...

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The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #50, 2020-2021 by: Robert M. Overstreet The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #50, 2020-2021 by: Robert M. Overstreet

The Bible of serious comic book collectors, dealers and historians marks its Golden Anniversary with The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #50, comple...

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Historic North American Locomotives, An Illustrated Journey by: Ken Boyd Historic North American Locomotives, An Illustrated Journey by: Ken Boyd

This museum-quality book traces the development of North American locomotives from the early 1800s to the present. The collection presents 100 locomot...

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2 BOOK SET: Lanterns That Lit Our World Volumes 1 and 2 by: Anthony Hobson 2 BOOK SET: Lanterns That Lit Our World Volumes 1 and 2 by: Anthony Hobson

This is a set including Lanterns That Lit Our World Volumes 1 and 2. Volume 1: Lanterns That Lit Our World: How to Identify, Date, and Restore Old Rai...

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2 Book Set: Pepsi Cola Bottles Collectors Guide Volumes 1 and 2 by: James C Ayers 2 Book Set: Pepsi Cola Bottles Collectors Guide Volumes 1 and 2 by: James C Ayers

This set includes both volumes 1 and 2 of James Ayers' Pepsi Cola Bottles Collectors Guide Volume 1: This is an in-depth bottle guide listing over 530...

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2 Book Set: Crystal Clear Volumes 1 & 2 by: Maurice L. Sievers 2 Book Set: Crystal Clear Volumes 1 & 2 by: Maurice L. Sievers

Volume 1 Volume 2 In the 1920's and 1930's millions of Americans donned headphones to search for radio broadcasts, by moving a "cat's whisker" accross...

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3 Book Set: Radio Manufacturers of the 1920s Volumes 1-3 by: Alan Douglas 3 Book Set: Radio Manufacturers of the 1920s Volumes 1-3 by: Alan Douglas

Volume 1: This is the definitive account of the exciting decade when radio first entered the home and changed forever the way of life in America. It f...

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Harley-Davidson WLA: The Main US Military Motorcycle of World War II by: Robert S. Kim Harley-Davidson WLA: The Main US Military Motorcycle of World War II by: Robert S. Kim

The story of an iconic model in the long history of Harley-Davidson motorcycles, the WLA, which was used by Allied forces during WWII, is told for the...

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Goodman's British Planemakers 4th Ed by: Jane Rees Goodman's British Planemakers 4th Ed by: Jane Rees

This new edition of the classic reference British Planemakers from 1700 has been completely rewritten, with over 200 pages of new information. Online ...

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Milk Cans: A Celebration of their History, Use, and Design by: Ian Spellerberg Milk Cans: A Celebration of their History, Use, and Design by: Ian Spellerberg

Milk cans, milk churns, or milk pails have been used for centuries which is why they are some of the most photographed of all farmyard objects. Here, ...

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Turn-of-the-Century Farm Tools and Implements Peter Henderson & Co. (Catalog Reprint) Turn-of-the-Century Farm Tools and Implements Peter Henderson & Co. (Catalog Reprint)

Reprint of Peter Henderson & Co. Catalogue of Tools and Implements, New York, 1898. In 1898, Peter Henderson & Company published an abundantly illustr...

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Leonard Bailey and His Woodworking Planes: An Unrecognized Genius of the American Industrial Revolution by: Paul Van Pernis, John G Wells Leonard Bailey and His Woodworking Planes: An Unrecognized Genius of the American Industrial Revolution by: Paul Van Pernis, John G Wells

New Englander Leonard Bailey was one of the inventive geniuses of the American Industrial Revolution. His designs and patented inventions solved probl...

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Guide to Gas Pump Globes 2020 (E-Book on Flash Drive) by: Wayne Henderson, Scott Benjamin Guide to Gas Pump Globes 2020 (E-Book on Flash Drive) by: Wayne Henderson, Scott Benjamin

Well here it is! The 2020 Gas Globe book on USB flash drive. 7000 gas pump globes and their oil company histories. Updated pricing, better photos foun...

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Real Photo Postcard Guide: The People's Photography by: Robert Bogdan, Todd Weseloh Real Photo Postcard Guide: The People's Photography by: Robert Bogdan, Todd Weseloh

The Real Photo Postcard Guide is an informative, comprehensive, and practical treatment of this wildly popular American phenomenon that dominated the ...

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2020 Collector Car Price Guide 2020 Collector Car Price Guide

Car values fluctuate wildly, never more so than in our current economic environment. Pricing information is a must for collectors, restorers, buyers, ...

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Jeans of the Old West, 2nd Edition by: Michael Harris Jeans of the Old West (Levi Strauss & Other Early Makers), 2nd Ed by: Michael Harris

This book offers an extensive look at the whole era of Old West denim, from 1873 and up. Levi Strauss and other early makers are included. Publishers ...

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Savor the Spirit: Heritage Recipes Passed Down Through the Years by: The Alabama Society United States Daughters of 1812 Savor the Spirit: Heritage Recipes Passed Down Through the Years by: The Alabama Society United States Daughters of 1812

Savor the Spirit is a combination cookbook and history of the period 1784-1815. Favorite recipes of the first five US presidents set the tone for this...

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History of the Electric Lamp (Book on CD) by: Fin Stewart History of the Electric Lamp (Book on CD) by: Fin Stewart

A history of the light bulb from pre Edison times to the present day. Profusely illustrated and giving much long forgotten details of lamps and their ...

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