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Image for Billy And Dick From Andersonville Prison To The White House The Most Chaste and Entertaining Story before the American People....

Billy And Dick From Andersonville Prison To The White House The Most Chaste and Entertaining Story before the American People....

By: Bates, Ralph O (Billy)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Santa Cruz, CA, Sentinel Pub. Co.: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36406


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback book with illustrated cardstock covers and a glued spine. The book is in Good only condition and was likely issued without a dust jacket. The front cover of the book has torn at the spine and is hanging on by a thread. The spine, spine joints and edges of the book covers have noticeable toning. There are two chips missing from the spine of the book. The text pages are generally clean and bright. There is a previous owner... View more info

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Revisioning the Civil War Historians on Counter-Factual Scenarios

By: Bresnahan, James C. (editor) (with a foreword by Keith E. Gibson)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Jefferson, NC, Mcfarland & Company, Inc.: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30591


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book. This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. the text pages are clean and bright. "What if Douglas instead of Lincoln had won the presidential election of 1860? What if the Confederates had pushed their advantage and advanced on Washington following their victory at Bull Run?" View more info

Image for Ham Chamberlayne - Virginian Letters and Papers of an Artillery Officer in the War for Southern Independence 1861-1865

Ham Chamberlayne - Virginian Letters and Papers of an Artillery Officer in the War for Southern Independence 1861-1865

By: Chamberlayne, C. G. (with Introduction, Notes and Index by) Ham Chamberlayne

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Richmond, VA, Press of the Dietz Printing Co. Publishers: 1932

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: A36252


B&W Illustrations; Signed by a relative of the subject. Limited to 1000 copies, this is number 630. The book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping, rubbing and wear. There is a small edge tear to the bottom spine end. The covers have several spots of discoloration and there is a light, but noticeable spot of water da... View more info

Image for Sheridan's Lieutenants Phil Sheridan, His Generals, and the Final Year of the Civil War

Sheridan's Lieutenants Phil Sheridan, His Generals, and the Final Year of the Civil War

By: Coffey, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Lanham, MD, Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Inc.: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30956


B&W Illustrations; Review Copy. This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "In 1864, General U. S. Grant summoned Thirty-three-year-old Major General Philip Sheridan to lead George Gordon Meade's cavalry in the resilient yet seemingly lethargic Army of the Potomac. Sheridan's fiery determination and uncompromising ... View more info

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The Young Lions Confederate Cadets at War

By: Conrad, James Lee

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30577


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "In making soldiers of them, said Confederate President Jefferson Davis regarding the mobilization of his nation's youths, we are grinding the seed corn. Yet the bloody millstones of war ground them nevertheless, and nowhere more noticeably than at the Conf... View more info

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Band of Brothers

By: Fleming, James R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Shippenburg, PA, White Man Publishing Company: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30584


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Band of Brothers tells the story of the Southern Confederates, one of the most well educated, zealously religious and unbelievably gallant group of men with a devotion to duty unequaled in either army - an immortal band of brothers." View more info

Image for Brady's Civil War A Collection of Memorable Civil War Images Photographed by Mathew Brady and his Assistants

Brady's Civil War A Collection of Memorable Civil War Images Photographed by Mathew Brady and his Assistants

By: Garrison, Webb

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Salamander Books / Lyons Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29131


B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "When, late in 1862, Mathew B. Brady posted a notice on the door of his New York studio reading, the Dead of Antietam, it caused a sensation. It proclaimed and exhibition of photographs taken by him and his assistants of the aftermath of the bloodiest day in ... View more info

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Historic Views of America's Greatest Battlefield: Gettysburg The Story of Gettysburg in Pictures

By: Gettysburg Battle Library

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gettysburg, PA, N. A. Meligakes / Gettysburg Battle Library: N.D.

Seller ID: 32024


B&W Illustrations; This is an oblong paperback book with heavy cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book covers have edge wear, rubbing and several creases, along with one small edge tear to the bottom front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The title page has a small edge tear to the bottom edge as well. Laid in is flier from the Gettysburg National Military Park dated 1949. "T... View more info

Image for Between Two Fires American Indians in the Civil War

Between Two Fires American Indians in the Civil War

By: Hauptman, Laurence M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30603


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "In histories of Native Americans, until now, the Civil War has been considered at most an interruption in what otherwise was an unbroken, genocidal war by the U.S. government against the Indians." View more info

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Battlefields of the Civil War

By: Hicks, Roger W. and Frances E. Schultz

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Topsfield, MA, Salem House Publishers: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30958


Color Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ to Near Fine- dust jacke. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The price clipped dust jacket has some light edge wear and bumping to the spine ends and corners. "Here is the perfect guidebook to the major battlesites of the Civil War, ideal for families looking to make... View more info

Image for The Louisiana Native Guards The Black Military Experience During the Civil War

The Louisiana Native Guards The Black Military Experience During the Civil War

By: Hollandsworth, Jr., James G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State University Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30955


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Early in the Civil War, Louisiana's Confederate government sanctioned a militia unit of black troops, the Louisiana Native Guards. Intended as a response to demands from members of New Orleans' substantial free black population that they be permitted to pa... View more info

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Advance and Retreat

By: Hood, J. B. (Lt. Gen. CSA)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Blue and Grey Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 30590


This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "At last a facsimile reproduction of General Hoods memoirs as originally published in 1880. Experience the Siege of Atlanta, campaigns in Virginia, Gettysburg, Sharpsburg, Tennessee, Chickamauga and other battle sites as seen through the eyes of General Hood." View more info

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Confederate Agent: A Discovery in History The True Story of the Conspiracy that Came Close to Destroying the Union...

By: Horan, James D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30873


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a rubbed spot on the top of the front endpaper. The price clipped dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and chips missing "This is the astounding story - never before ... View more info

Image for The Civil War Diary of Samuel James Corbett A Source Book for the California One Hundred

The Civil War Diary of Samuel James Corbett A Source Book for the California One Hundred

By: Madera Method Historians of Kentfield, Madera and Modesto, CA (with a preface by Irving Stone) , Samuel James Corbett

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Madera, CA, Classroom Chronicles Press: 1992

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 30589


B&W Illustrations; This book is limited to 500 copies (this one is unnumbered). The book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but does have some ground-in dirt and some spotting. "The guns of Sumter fell silent on April 13, 1861, but their thunder continued to reverberate across the Nation. Though far removed ... View more info

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Gunboats Down the Mississippi

By: Milligan, John D.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, United States Naval Institute: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30585


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light rubbing to the lettering on the spine of the book along with some beginning sunning. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but does have some toning to the edges and spine. "In early May, 1861, General George B. McClellan, who was then commanding the Ohio Vol... View more info

Image for The War Letters of Duren F. Kelley 1862-1865

The War Letters of Duren F. Kelley 1862-1865

By: Offenberg, Richard S. and Robert Rue Parsonage (edited by)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Pageant Press, Inc.: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36160


This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but does have a couple of beginning edge nicks and some ground-in dirt. "The letters are a vivid documentary of a soldier's life in the turbulent years of the Indian and Civil Wars of the last century." View more info

Image for Strike the Blow for Freedom The 6th United States Colored Infantry in the Civil War

Strike the Blow for Freedom The 6th United States Colored Infantry in the Civil War

By: Paradis, James M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Shippenburg, PA, White Mane Books Publication: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30966


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "During the Civil War, many African-Americans were eager to strike a blow for freedom long before American public opinion was ready to support the fighting efforts of the Sable Arm. The 6th Regiment of United States Colored Infantry fought a war against pre... View more info

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Pea Ridge Civil War Campaign in the West

By: Shea, William L. and Earl J. Hess

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 30959


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some nicking and beginning edge tearing to the spine ends. "On March 6-8, 1862, one of the earliest pitched battles of the Civil War took place on a wintry field in northwestern Arkansas. The battle of Pea Ridge, one of the largest engagements fought on the western fron... View more info

Image for The Union Cavalry in the Civil War  Volume 1: From Fort Sumter to Gettysburg

The Union Cavalry in the Civil War Volume 1: From Fort Sumter to Gettysburg

By: Starr, Stephen Z.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State University Press: 1979

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 30572


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There is speckling to the front foredge of the text block which looks like paint splatters. The dust jacket has several small edge tears, nicks and a couple of tiny chips missing (mostly to the spine ends). "In what will be the first comprehensive treatment of the subject, Stephen Starr will cov... View more info

Image for The Union Cavalry in the Civil War  Voluem II: The War in the East from Gettysburg to Appomattox 1863-1865

The Union Cavalry in the Civil War Voluem II: The War in the East from Gettysburg to Appomattox 1863-1865

By: Starr, Stephen Z.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State University Press: 1981

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 30579


This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. There is speckling to the front foredge of the text block which looks like paint splatters. The dust jacket has several small edge tears, nicks and a couple of tiny chips missing (mostly to the spine ends). "When Volume I concluded, the Union cavalry was becoming an effective fighting force. Vol... View more info