Category: American History


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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

ISBN: 0-684-82697-6

Condition: Fine

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

ISBN: 0-385-33462-1

Condition: Near Fine

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

The Last Cavaliers: Confederate and Union Cavalry in the Civil War

By: Carter, Samuel II

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1979

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 001958

ISBN: 0312125534

Condition: Very Good

Head/heel bumped; shows some shelf wear along edges & corners; previous owner's name blacked out with permanent marker on ffep. Dust jacket has mild to moderate chipping & flaking along edges, but not missing any pieces; considerable toning along edges and back of spine. Includes numerous b&w phots & illustrations, notes, bibliography, & index. View more info

The Campaigns for Vicksburg, 1862-1863: Leadership Lessons

By: Dougherty, Kevin J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Havertown, PA, Casemate: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001942

ISBN: 1612000037

Condition: As New

New, unread book; dust jacket in protective mylar cover. 240 pages, includes Appendix of all military units involved in the Campaign, and a bibliography. 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

ISBN: 1938905806

Condition: Fine

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

ISBN: 0-380-71544-9

Condition: Very Good+

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

ISBN: 0-393-05452-7

Condition: Very Good-

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

Condition: Very Good+

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

ISBN: 0-691-04640-9

Condition: Very Good+

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

Gallant Pelham: American Extraordinary

By: Milham, Charles G.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Gaithersburg, MD, Olde Soldier Books, Inc.: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001957

ISBN: 0942211634

Condition: Near Fine

Mild bump to spine heel; corners sharp, pages clean, just lacks the crispmess of a new book. Dust jacket shows no wear, covered in a protective wrapper. Reprint edition of 1959 biography of Major John Pelham, an officer in JEB Stuart's Horse Artillery. Introduction by Maj. Gen. U.S. Grant, III; includes b&w photos, illustrations, sources & 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

ISBN: 0-445-04052-1

Condition: Good

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

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

ISBN: 156311285X

Condition: Near Fine

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

Condition: Good+

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

ISBN: 0-7432-5547-X

Condition: Fine

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