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Undaunted Courage: Meriwether Lewis, Thomas Jefferson and the Opening of the American West

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000870


Slight curl at bottom front corner of cover; light soiled streak along bottom page edges; smooth, straight spine - appears unread. 521 pages, including b&w photos, maps, notes, bibliography, and index. View more info

The Greatest Generation

By: Brokaw, Tom

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Dell Publishing: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000993


Indexed. Faint soiling to page edges, else Fine. View more info

Guerrilla Warfare in Civil War Kentucky

By: Fischer, Gerald W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Morley, MO, Acclaim Press: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001927


Glossy pictorial hardcover with photo of "Morgan's Men" while prisoners of war in Western Penitentiary, Pennsylvania (same photo used on dust jacket). Clean, tight, square copy signed by author on title page. Unblemished dust jacket in mylar jacket. View more info

Redcoats and Rebels: The American Revoultion Through British Eyes

By: Hibbert, Christopher

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Avon Books: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001504


Faint crease down spine; very mild shelf wear along edges; faint scratch marks on back cover. Includes b&w photos, bibliography, and index. View more info

The Dawn's Early Light

By: Lord, Walter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, NY, W.W. Norton & Co.: 1972

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 000596


Illustrated endpapers; contains numerous b&w photographs and illustrations, footnotes, and index. Spine ends and corners bumped; bottom page edges unevenly cut; water stain to top page edges. Dust jacket shows moderate wear, with chipping along edges and rubbing/soiling to panels. View more info

History and Rhymes of the Lost Battalion

By: McCollum, L.C. "Buck Private"

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Privately Printed: 1929

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000871


Dark brown heavy card covers have creasing/rubbing/bumping around the edges but no heavy chipping or rips/tears of any kind. The last page has pulled away from the binding staples at the rear inside hinge, but the page itself is still firmly attached to binding. Pages are lightly toned throughout. Fold-out frontispiece is fully intact and in excellent condition. Spine is straight and smooth, with no gaps or other damage to bnding. Copyright page states "Seven Hu... View more info

Jefferson's Nephews: A Frontier Tragedy

By: Merrill, Boynton, Jr.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000848


Nice, clean copy with straight spine; mild rubbing to bottom corners. Dust jacket has some mild shelf wear and faint toning to edges; now in protective Brodart cover. 462 pages, including maps and b&w illustrations, appendixes, notes, bibliography, and index. View more info

The Children of Pride 3: The Edge of the Sword

By: Myers, Robert Manson (ed.)

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Popular Library: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000956


A True Story of Georgia and the Civil War. In six volumes, Vol. III is set between 1860-1861. This book is graded Good. Paperback book grading key: a book that has been read more than once is graded Good to Very Good, depending on the degree of wear. The spine may be creased, slanted, or curled; the corners somewhat bumped, creased, or clipped; the edges mildly chipped or soiled; the cover a little scuffed; and/or the pages yellowed, toned, or foxed. There may be wri... View more info

Five Days in Philadelphia: The Amazing "We Want Wilkie" Convention of 1940 and How it Freed FDR to Save the Western World

By: Peters, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, PublicAffairs: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001915


Clean, sharp copy; no dings, dents, bumps, or other defects to book. Dust jacket has a very faint line of soiling along bottom of front panel and down spine and two small spill marks on inside at top and bottom of spine, but no tears, rips, or other damage; now in protective mylar cover. 274 pages including notes, bibliography, and full index. View more info

Sons of Confederate Veterans, 1896: Our First 100 Years, Centennilal Edition

By: Shaw, Lynn & James Troy Massey, Ed.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Paducah, KY, Turner Publishing Company: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001856


Very nice copy in white leatherette boards with title gold embossed on front cover and spine. Previous owner's name also embossed on front cover. Colour photo endpapers depict original portraits of President Davis and four of his most prominant generals. Bottom spine bumped, else a lovely, clean copy of this history of the Sons of Confederate Veterans. Includes list of select SCV camps, individual biographies of both members and veterans, and surname index. View more info

The Family Quarrel: A Journey Through the Years of the Revolution

By: Thane, Elswyth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000751


Indexed; Illustrations taken from Benson Lossing's Pictorial Field Book of the Revolution. Mild soiling, medium to heavy bumping to extremities, some wear along edges; tape remnants from old DJ cover to boards; black marks along edges of pastedowns; library card pocket on rear free endpaper; all pages present with very little looseness to spine. Dust jacket has some black marks along the edges, a library sticker on the spine, and tape remnants on the flaps. Although s... View more info

Plan of Attack

By: Woodward, Bob

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 2004

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 001107


Includes several b&w photos; indexed. Copyright page includes number line 10-1, but no price on dust jacket; believe this is a History Book Club edition. View more info