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Dzimtenes Ares Pa Majam, Tirgiem, Pilsetam

By: Freinats, Atis

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Gramatu Draugs: 1969

Seller ID: 002017


252pp. Illustrated. Some very light wear to spine extremities, else very good, clean, tight, bright copy. Atis Freinats - "Gramatizdevejs un rakstnieks 20.gadsimta 20-30-tajos gados, veicot gramatizplati-ta-ja darbu, apcelojis Latviju. Ar humoru un vieglu ironiju apraksta pa majam un tirgiem verotos notikumus un sastaptos cilvekus." (( Gulbenes biblioteka) View more info

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Latviesu Politiskas Partijas 60 Gados

By: Freivalds Osvalds

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Copenhagen, Imanta: 1961

Seller ID: 003169


224pp. Photographs Brief presentation inscription on half title, else very good, clean copy. Partiju pirmsakumi un to darbiba Latvija un trimda. Latviesui politiskas darbibas pirmsakumi. Pirmas latviesu politiskas partijas. Kara laiks un Latvijas valsts nodibinasana. Politiskas partijas valsts nodibinasanas laika. Politiskas partijas Latvijas brivvalsts laika. Politiskas partijas zem krievu un vacu okupacijas. Politiskas partijas trimda. Citas politiskas ... View more info

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Rigas Vestures un Kugniecibas Muzejs. Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation. Das Rigaer Geschichts- und Schiffahrtsmuseum.

By: Galvanovska, Ilona et al.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Riga, Liesma: 1990

Seller ID: 003171


[256] pp. 500 illustrations. Printed in East Germany. Profusely illustrated in colour. Text in Latvian, English, German and Russian. In an attractive illustrated slipcase.. An excellent introduction to the Museum's collection and to the History of Riga. "The Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation is a remarkable collection including about 400,000 articles of artistic and historic value. The present edition gives an insight into the treasure-house of the Museum ... View more info

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The Ancient Amber Routes Travels From Riga to Byzantium

By: Kalnins, Mara

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Riga, Petergailis: 2014

Seller ID: 003390


399pp. Illustrated. NEW - an unread copy,.Illustrated. Scarce. Dr. Mara Kalnins is a Fellow of Corpus Christi College and formerly University of Cambridge Reader in Modern English. "... A work of cultural history, tracing the movement of populations and far-reaching trading relations in Europe and beyond over more than 5000 years. It also serves as a travel guide, especially to the Baltic region where the amber originates, since the book is structured on journeys ... View more info

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A Journey to Nowhere Detours and Riddles in The Lands and History of Courland

By: Kauffmann, Jean - Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Maclehose Press: 2012

Seller ID: 003570


"Having first heard of Courland from Mara, a former lover, when he was a student in Canada in the 1960s, Kauffmann seems at first to be looking for something: a notion of the country of Mara’s birth; the character of the Courlandians; the grave of his cousin’s father, forcibly conscripted by the Nazis and killed in Courland in the Second World War. He finds none of these things, but, in a captivating and circumlocutory fashion, gleans amongst the ruins built by Courl... View more info

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Baltic States: A Study of their Origin and National Development, Their Seizure and Incorporation into U.S.S.R. Interim Report of the Select Committee on Communist Aggression, House of Representatives, Eighty Third Congress, Second Session, 1954,

By: Kersten, Charles J.

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Buffalo, William S. Hein & Co.: 1972

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 003830


537pp. Reprint edition edited by Igor I. Kavass and Adolf Sprudzs A very good, clean, bright, tight copy "...the report on the Baltic States was extensive, scholarly, flawlessly a-political in the ethnic sense, and extremely well documented.....discusses thoroughly the events of 1939 - 40 that led to Soviet occupation. These events are examined with an eye for identifying the model the Soviets used for occupation and sovietization." [V.S. Vardys] View more info

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Riga Kajamgajejiem

By: Kolbergs, Andris

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Riga, A.K.A.: 2001

Seller ID: 002347


560pp. Illustrated. A very good, clean, tight, bright copy. Walking tour guide of Riga by one of Latvia's most popular writers. In Latvian. Still current. "Si gramata ir domata priviligetai lauzu kartai kajamgajejiem - Rigas priekspilsetas nav mazak interesantas ka Vecpilseta vai eklektikas stila aplipinatie bulvari. Gramata ir vairak ka simts illustraciju bet nevienas fotografijas. Ja sekosiet noradem teksta, Jus neapmaldisieties. Uzdevums: visisaka laika visva... View more info

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Rigas Gramata Rigas Vesture Vecpilseta

By: Kolbergs, Andris

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Riga, Jana Seta: 1998

Seller ID: 003775


155pp. Photographs. Illustrations. An unread copy. from publisher's storage. Joprojam saistosa un deriga gramatina par Vecrigas vesturi ar pastaigu marsrutiem un paskaidrojumiem. View more info

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Latviesa Maja

By: Kursite, Janina

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Riga, Rundas: 1914

Seller ID: 003405


560pp. Fine. Supplementary colour photographs." Ilgaku laiku, braucot ekspedicijas, krajas materials par latviesu majam Latvijas novados un par latviesu majam Sibirija un latviesu majam Rietumos. Maja ir dala no cilveka patibas, pat ja cilveks pats to neapzinas. Viena bridi saku likt kopa - kada krasa latviesi krasojusi eku arpusi, ka iekartojusi iekstelpas, ko latviesiem nozimejis puku darzins. Kada veida zogi bijusi iecieniti. Kapec latvietim patik vai patika dzivot ... View more info

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Zvarde, Gadsimtu Griezos Fakti un Atminu Stasti par Zvardes Pagastu

By: Lace, Dzidra

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Vardes Pagasts(?), Biedriba "Vienoti Zvardei": 2017

Seller ID: 003680


696pp. Include Index to names supplement and foldout map. NEW, in original shrinkwrap. "Autores personiskaja arhiva glabajas unikalas vertibas, kas sakratas, uzrunajot, ieinteresejot, aicinot pa Latviju un visu pasauli izklidinatos zvardeniekus liecinat par dzimto Zvardes pagastu un ta laudim. Mums gramata ir iespeja ar daudzo liecinataju acim skatit notikumus Saldus novada Zvardes pagasta pusotra gadsimta garuma un vel senak! Ta nav tikai viena pagasta skarba vesture, k... View more info

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Rigas Kaku Kenins Un Citas Kada Arzemju Korespodenta Atminas

By: Lamejs, Bernhards ( Bernhardt Lamey)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Brooklyn, NY, Gramatu Draugs: 1979

Seller ID: 002359


184 pp. A very good, clean, bright tight copy. Dj very good. Lamejs ir vacu zurnalists, kas gandriz visu Latvijas neatkaribas laiku nodzivojis Riga un iemacijies ari latviski. Izcelot savas draudzigas jutas pret latviesiem, Lamejs cildina latviesu tautas sparu, patiesu jusmu, neiedragatu dzivotprieku un Rietumu orientaciju. Lamejs savos rakstos akcepteja un atbalstija latvieu centienus izveidot savu patstavigo valsti saimniecibas un kulturas zina taisnigu, stabilu,... View more info

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Iecavas Muiza

By: Lancmanis, Imants

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Bauska, Rundales Pils Muzejs: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003968


Illustrated in b&w and in colour. Photographs, drawings, portraits. A very good, clean, bright copy. A monographic study devoted to the history of the estate, architecture, works of art and the family of the counts von der Pahlen. Text in Latvian and German with a summary in English and Russian. Monografisks petijums par muizas vesturi, arhitekturu, makslas vertibam un grafu fon der Palenu dzimtu. Teksts latviesu un vacu valoda, kopsavilkums anglu un krievu valoda. View more info

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Latvian - Jewish Relations

By: Lejins, J

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Toronto), World Federation of Free Latvians: 1975

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 003822


25pp. A very good, clean tight copy. With presentation inscription SIGNED by author. "Latvian-Jewish Relations is a brochure written by the former Latvian parliament (Saeima) deputy J. Lejins and published by the World Federation of Free Latvians and the Latvian National Federation in Canada (LNFC). A "Publisher's Note" states: "The LNFC is proud to publish this well-meant and carefully considered [sic] article." However, the brochure is rather one-sided and unobjecti... View more info

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The Heritage of Religious Architecture and Art in Riga

By: Levina, Marina; Zilgalvis, Janis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Riga, Neputns: 2010

Seller ID: 002015


447pp. Extensively illustrated. NEW "This book--- brings together descriptions of 60 places of worship,monastries and complexes of such buildings. The text is supplemented with graphic material (plans, designs, survey drawings relating to churches as well as historical images, photographs of works of religious art, etc. ---The churches of iga constitute that element of national culture which manifestly conects Latvia with the long building traditions of Western E... View more info

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The Baltic Revolution Estonia, Latvia Lithuania and the Path to Independence

By: Lieven, Anatol

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 003173


454 pp. Photographs. An almost as new, clean bright copy. "There is no denying that this is a very valuable book on the Baltic States' history during the fall of the Soviet Union. But on the other hand, there are few other books out there to compare this one with. The bibliography on the history of the Baltic States is quite scarce. Lieven gives a good, and thourough analysis of a specific time in history, however, for many local Balts, when reading the text, it is ob... View more info

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Latvia in the Wars of the 20th Century

By: Mangulis, Visvaldis

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Princeton Junction, Cognition Books: 1983

Seller ID: 003031


207pp. Maps, references, index. A very good, bright, tight copy "Caught between two powerful neighbors and ancient enemies, Germany and Russia, the less than two million Latvians had to wage bloody wars against one or the other or both of them to defend themselves. This is a story of struggle, victory, defeat, and defiance --" (Author) "This book provides , clarifies and exposes little known behind the scene historical machinations and dealings." (msms) View more info

Woman In Amber Healing The Trauma Of War In Exile

By: Nesaule, Agate

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Soho: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000417


280pp. Almost as new, an attractive copy "This book about the suffering of civilians during the second world war is unlike most war books, because it deals with the long-term effects of war....this is a powerful anti-war book...." [Doris Lessing] View more info

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Latvijas Viduslaiku Pilu Petnieciba 18. - 20. Gadsimta

By: Ose, Ieva

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Riga, Latvijas Vestures Instituta Apgads: 2001

Seller ID: 001490


382pp. Illustrated. Extensive Bibliography. 23 page summary in German. As new. " Gramata veltita Latvijas viduslaiku pilu petniecibas vesturei. Pirmaja nodala sniegts mura pilu izpetes historiografiskais apskats, sakot no 18. gs. beigam, kad senatnes petnieki saka vakt un apkopot zinas un darinat pilu zimejumus, lidz pat 20. gs. 90. gados tapusajiem petijumiem. Otra nodala ietverti petijumi par vairakiem ieverojamiem Latvijas pilu petniekiem. Tresa nodala veltita ... View more info

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Malupes Pagasts Laiki Un Cilveku Likteni.

By: Ozols, Ernests

Price: $26.00

Publisher: Lincoln, Vaidava: 1976

Seller ID: 003450


271pp. Large detailed foldout map. A very good, clean, bright, tight copy. " Atminu stasti par dzivibu un ciesanu upuriem Malupes pagasta Latvijas tapsanas un bojaejas laika" "interesantu sadzivisku faktu bagatas ir Ernesta Ozola atminas par Malupes pagastu. Ta, piemeram, vins norada, ka iedzivotaji, kuriem bija saglabajies kads spekrats, ka motocikls vai tamlidzigi, vareja no vacu karaviriem pret partiku iemainit benzinu. Svariga ir atzime, ka partizani ... View more info

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Latvia A Selected Bibliography.

By: Ozols, Zelma Aleksandra

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Karl Karusa: 1963

Seller ID: 003801


144pp. A very good, clean, tight copy. Although published in 1963, entries are current for holdings in US libraries up to 1957, on account of the author's untimely death. The bibliography decribes significant publications in various languages about Latvia in some 120 US libraries. View more info