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

Shadow Warriors: Inside the Special Forces

By: Clancy, Tom; Gen. Carl Stiner (Ret.); Tony Koltz

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002025

ISBN: 0399147837

Condition: Near Fine

Faint bumping to spine ends and minor shelf wear, boards square and corners sharp. Light shelf wear to dust jacket, now in protective Brodart cover. Includes appendices, bibliograph, & 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

Trail of Tears: The Rise and Fall of the Cherokee Nation

By: Ehle, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Anchor Books: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002138

ISBN: 0385239548

Condition: Near Fine

Read once, very carefully. 2" x 1/4" area cut from top upper corner of half-title page; otherwise, a clean, straight, square copy. Includes b&w photos, end notes, bibliography, and index. View more info

From Hilltop to Mountaintop: The Life & Legacy of One Iwo Jima Flag Raiser

By: Elliott, Ron

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Morley, MO, Acclaim Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002146

ISBN: 1935001531

Condition: As New

New, unread book. Unblemished dust jacket in protective Brodart cover. Signed by the author on the title page. Foreward by Heather French Henry, Miss America 2000 and Executive Director of the Heather French Henry Foundation for Veterans. Slightly fitctionalied account of a Kentucky Marine and his role in the raising of the American Flag on Iwo Jima. Includes numerous b&w photos, end notes, bibliography, and index. 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 Hundredth Thousand". Overall, an absolutely lovely copy of one soldier's tribute to his comrades in arms. 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 writing or a name or store/library stamp(s) or mark(s) in the book, or some small closed tears along the edges, but no rips or l... View more info

The Train to Crystal City

By: Russell, Jan Jarboe

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Scribner: 2016

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 002037

ISBN: 1451693672

Condition: Fine

FDR's Secret Prisoner Exchange Program and America's Only Family Internment Camp during World War II. New, unread book. Includes b&w photos, sources, notes, bibliography, and 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

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 some minor creasing, there are no tears, rips, or major chipping; in new protective mylar cover. 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