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Beneath a Scarlet Sky: A Novel

By: Sullivan, Mark

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Lake Union Publishing: 2017

Seller ID: 2285126

ISBN: 1503943372

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2017 Trade Paperback. 513 pp. Soon to be a major television event from Pascal Pictures, starring Tom Holland. Pino Lella wants nothing to do with the war or the Nazis. He’s a normal Italian teenager—obsessed with music, food, and girls—but his days of innocence are numbered. When his family home in Milan is destroyed by Allied bombs, Pino joins an underground railroad helping Jews escape over the Alps, and falls for Anna, a beautiful widow six years his senior. In an attempt to protect him, Pino’s parents force him to enlist as a German soldier—a move they think will kee... View more info

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Beneath a Scarlet Sky: A Novel

By: Sullivan, Mark

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Lake Union Publishing: 2017

Seller ID: 2295572

ISBN: 1503943372

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2017 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 513 pp. Soon to be a major television event from Pascal Pictures, starring Tom Holland. Pino Lella wants nothing to do with the war or the Nazis. He’s a normal Italian teenager—obsessed with music, food, and girls—but his days of innocence are numbered. When his family home in Milan is destroyed by Allied bombs, Pino joins an underground railroad helping Jews escape over the Alps, and falls for Anna, a beautiful widow six years his senior. In an attempt to protect him, Pino’s parents force him to enlist as... View more info

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The Public Men of the Revolution. Including Events from the Peace of 1783 to the Peace of 1815. In a Series of Letters, with a Biographical Sketch of the Author, and Additional Notes and References by His Son

By: Sullivan, Wm. [William]; Sullivan, John T.S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Carey and Hart: 1847

Seller ID: 2291544

Condition: Good


Sabin 93559. Howes S-1130. Former library copy - usual marks. Front hinge broken. 1847 Hard Cover. 463 pp. The Public Men of the Revolution. Including Events from the Peace of 1783 to the Peace of 1815. In a Series of Letters. By the Late Hon. Wm. Sullivan. With a Biographical Sketch of the Author, and Additional Notes and References by His Son, John T. S. Sullivan. View more info

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The American Heritage Picture History of World War II

By: Sulzberger, C. L.; McCullough, David G.; Andrist, Ralph K.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: American Heritage Publishing: 1966

Seller ID: 2292223

Condition: Near Fine


One half-inch tear along top edge and bottom edge of rear jacket panel, tear to upper jacket spine, front jacket flap price clipped with price intact, jacket edges rubbed. 1966 Large Hardcover. 640pp. Includes black-and-white and color illustrations. THE AMERICAN HERITAGE PICTURE HISTORY OF WORLD WAR II presents the most comprehensive mosaic ever assembled of the mightiest conflict of all time. In more than 720 great photographs and color pictures (collected from archives all over the world), in a superlative narrative by C. L. Sulzberger, and in dozens of eyewitness accounts--here is the esse... View more info

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Eisenhower Was My Boss (Dell Mapback 286)

By: Summersby, Kay

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dell: 1948

Seller ID: 2201259

Condition: Good


Edges rubbed, pages toned. 1948 Mass Market Paperback. 288 pp. The personal history of Eisenhower during World War II as told by his chauffeur. View more info

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The Expansion of Everyday Life, 1860-1876

By: Sutherland, Daniel E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Perennial Library: 1990

Seller ID: 2196971

Condition: Good


Ink notes on rear endpaper, ink underlining, faint highlighting, pages toned. 1990 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xiii, 290 pp. A richly detailed and absorbing portrait of the daily life of Americans before, during, and after the Civil War. ...portrays ordinary Americans swept up in an era of social and geographical expansion.Keywords: CIVIL WAR AMERICAN HISTORY MILITARY HISTORY RECONSTRUCTION View more info

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The Confederate Carpetbaggers

By: Sutherland, Daniel E.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2202783

ISBN: 080711393X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A fine copy.Jacket spine and edges toned. 1988 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xv, 360 pp. This work examines the lives of southern men and women who moved north in search of opportunity in the aftermath of the Civil War. The author provides an account of the contributions these displaced southerners made to the life of the nation.Keywords: DANIEL SUTHERLAND CONFEDERATE CARAPETBAGGERS AMERICAN HISTORY CIVIL WAR MILITARY View more info

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Harper's Ferry: Pen and Ink Drawings

By: Suttenfield-Abshire, Diana

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Suttenfield-Abshire: 1979

Seller ID: 2202287

Condition: Very Good


1979 Stapled Binding. Unpaginated. A collection of drawings and historical notes from Harper's Ferry, West Virginia.Keywords: AMERICANA DRAWINGS ART HARPER'S FERRY WEST VIRGINIA AMERICAN HISTORY CIVIL WAR View more info

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First Blood: The Story of Fort Sumter

By: Swanberg, W.A.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Meridian: 1992

Seller ID: 2207243

Condition: Good


Remainder mark, page ridges faintly foxed, pages lightly toned. 1992 Trade Paperback. viii, 373 pp. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Luce and His Empire examines in detail the events that exploded into the Civil War, under the eyes of festive picknickers who lined Charleston's shore to cheer the rebel gunners shelling the hated fort and its Federal defenders. First Blood is historical writing at its finest.Keywords: CIVIL WAR AMERICAN HISTORY MILITARY HISTORY AMERICANA FORT SUMTER PULITZER PRIZE WINNER View more info

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History of Buffalo and Erie County in the World War, 1914-1919 - Second Edition

By: Sweeney, Daniel J.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Committee of One Hundred / The Matthews-Northrup Works: 1920

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 1718438

Condition: Good


Spine repaired, boards lightly rubbed - worn through at corners, ink name on front endpaper. 1920 Large Hardcover. 754 pp. Original brown paper over boards, color label mounted on front board surrounded by triple gilt rule. The second edition of an extensive World War I history of Buffalo and Erie County, illustrated with numerous photographs and several maps. According to the title page, the 'first edition of 10,000 copies, the city's gift to her returned soldiers, [was] exhausted on the day of delivery'. View more info

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Operation Chastise - The Dams Raid: Epic or Myth

By: Sweetman, John

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Jane's: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205541

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket spine faded. 1982 Hard Cover. xiv, 218 pp. 8vo. An account of the Allied attack in which the Royal Air Force used 'dam busters', such as the bouncing bomb nicknamed Bouncing Betty, to breach German dams and cause catastrophic flooding in the Ruhr and Eder valleys. View more info

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About Grant

By: Swift, John L.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Lee and Shepard: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260900

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Minor loss from spine label edges, spine slightly faded, otherwise an exceptional copy. 1880 Hard Cover. 206 pp. 8vo. 2 pages of ads follow text. A biography of the American Civil War general for the Union who later became President of the United States. Published five years before his death. View more info

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Army of the Potomac

By: Swinton, William

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Civil War Library: 1996

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 1945223

Condition: Very Good


1996 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 640 pp. 1995 reissue of 1866 original. Early history of the Civil War by an eyewitness to the events.Keywords: MILITARY AMERICAN CIVIL WAR View more info

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Army of the Potomac

By: Swinton, William

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Smithmark: 1995

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2261973

ISBN: 0831714301

Condition: Near Fine


Pages very faintly toned. 1995 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 640 pp. William Swinton wrote this monumental work immediately after the war. As a reporter for the New York Times, he was an eyewitness to innumerable battles and personally knew many of the chief officers, who provided him with memoirs and diaries, at the end of the war. He also interviewed many of the Confederate officers to gain their perspectives. View more info

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Campaigns of the Army of the Potomac

By: Swinton, William

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Charles B. Richardson: 1866

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283493

Condition: Fair


First edition. Edge wear, stain to lower right corner. 1866 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 640 pp. Early history of the Civil War by an eyewitness to the events. View more info

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Mountains Touched with Fire

By: Sword, Wiley

Price: $5.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2203290

ISBN: 0312118597

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy.Near Fine. 1995 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 430 pp. A dramatic recreation of the 1863 siege of Chattanooga, Tennessee, details the events of the pivotal battle, the personalities of soldiers and officers on both sides, and the impact of the battle on the Civil War.Keywords: WILEY SWORD MOUNTAINS TOUCHED WITH SWORD MILITARY HISTORY CIVIL WAR AMERICA AMERICAN CHATTANOOGA TENNESSEE View more info

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Mountains Touched with Fire: Chattanooga Besieged, 1863

By: Sword, Wiley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260612

ISBN: 0312118597

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket lightly rubbed. 1995 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiv, 430 pp. A dramatic recreation of the 1863 siege of Chattanooga, Tennessee, details the events of the pivotal battle, the personalities of soldiers and officers on both sides, and the impact of the battle on the Civil War. View more info

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Joseph E. Johnston: A Civil War Biography

By: Symonds, Craig L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company: 1994

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2261799

ISBN: 0393311309

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Remainder mark on page edge. 1994 Trade Paperback. xiv, 450 pp. General Joseph E. Johnston was in command of Confederate forces at the South's first victory?Manassas in July 1861?and at its last?Bentonville in April 1965. Many of his contemporaries considered him the greatest southern field commander of the war; others ranked him second only to Robert E. Lee. But Johnston was an enigmatic man. His battlefield victories were never decisive. He failed to save Confederate forces under siege by Grant at Vicksburg, and he retreated into Georgia in the face of Sherman's march. His inte... View more info

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American Heritage History of the Battle of Gettysburg

By: Symonds, Craig L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harper Collins: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283487

ISBN: 006019474X

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Ink inscription. 2001 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. Filled with photographs, drawings, maps, first-hand accounts, and essays, a lavishly illustrated and thorough history of one of the most lethal battles in all of American history provides a gripping narrative that captures the personalities, struggles, and decisions on both sides of the battlefield. View more info

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A Battlefield Atlas of the Civil War

By: Symonds, Craig L.; Clipson, William J.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The Nautical and Aviation Publishing Company of America: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2208644

Condition: Very Good


Second edition. Very good.Jacket edges rubbed with a few small chips and tears, front jacket flap price-clipped. 1987 Hard Cover. xv, 110 pp. Book offers a clear and concise overview of the Civil War ideal for battlefield tours or classroom study, the 43 two-color, full page maps highlight the critical military positions and communicate the changing nature of the war. The description accompanying each map enable the reader to relive the action of battle and sense the drama it held for the troops that fought in the world's first total war.KEYWORDS: CIVIL WAR MILITARY AMERICAN HISTORY View more info

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A Battlefield Atlas of the Civil War

By: Symonds, Craig L.; Clipson, William J.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The Nautical and Aviation Publishing Company of America: 1990

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2208645

Condition: Near Fine


Second edition. Near fine.Half-inch tear along top edge of jacket front, a couple minor tears to jacket edges. 1990 Hard Cover. xv, 110 pp. Book offers a clear and concise overview of the Civil War ideal for battlefield tours or classroom study, the 43 two-color, full page maps highlight the critical military positions and communicate the changing nature of the war. The description accompanying each map enable the reader to relive the action of battle and sense the drama it held for the troops that fought in the world's first total war.KEYWORDS: CIVIL WAR MILITARY AMERICAN HISTORY View more info

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Venice and the Renaissance

By: Tafuri, Manfredo; Levine, Jessica

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MIT Press: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2202373

ISBN: 0262700549

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 1995 Large Softcover. xi, 296 pp. Pursuing the intersections of Venetian culture from the beginning of the sixteenth century through the first decades of the seventeenth, Manfredo Tafuri develops a story crowded with characters and full of surprises. He engages the doges Andrea Gritti and Leonardo Dona; architects and artists Sansovino, Serlio, Palladio, and Scamozzi; and scientists Francesco Barozzi and Galileo. He records the battle that was fought for architecture as metaphor for absolute truth and good government, and contrasts these with the myths that inspired them.Keyw... View more info

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Brave Men, Gentle Heroes: American Fathers and Sons in World War II and Vietnam

By: Takiff, Michael

Price: $5.00

Publisher: William Morrow: 2003

Seller ID: 2203260

ISBN: 006621081X

Condition: Near Fine


Faint stain to top page ridge.Near Fine. 2003 Hard Cover. 552 pp. Brave Men, Gentle Heroes presents the frank, moving, and harrowing stories of men who served in World War II and of their sons who served in Vietnam -- fathers and sons bonded as deeply by their common experience in war as by blood.These are men who served in the army, navy, air force, and Marine Corps. Officers and enlisted men, career servicemen and citizen soldiers. Men of European, African, Asian, Latino, and Native American ancestry. Men who speak with the authentic voices of an Indiana farmer, a Brooklyn bus driver, a Lou... View more info

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Cadfael Country: Shropshire & the Welsh Border

By: Talbot, Rob; Whiteman, Robin; Peters, Ellis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1997

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2265074

ISBN: 0316905623

Condition: Near Fine


Fourth printing. Jacket rear faintly toned. Pages faintly toned. 1997 Large Hardcover. 192 pp. This beautifully illustrated book is a celebration of Ellis Peters's Shropshire and the world of the medieval sleuth she has created in Brother Cadfael. ...based on the bestselling Chronicles of Brother Cadfael. Edith Mary Pargeter, OBE, BEM (28 September 1913 – 14 October 1995), also known by her nom de plume Ellis Peters, was an English author of works in many categories, especially history and historical fiction, and was also honoured for her translations of Czech classics; she is probably best ... View more info

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This Cruel War: The Civil War Letters of Grant and Malinda Taylor

By: Taylor, Grant & Malinda; Blomquist, Ann K.; Taylor, Robert A.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Mercer University Press: 2000

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 1824609

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Light stain on top page ridge, page ridges lightly foxed. 2000 Hard Cover. xiv, [8], 348 pp. The correspondence of Private Grant Taylor of the 40th Alabama Infantry with his wife during the American Civil War, comprising about 160 letters. He paints a grim picture of service for the South, with stories of men injuring themselves to avoid military service. He fought bravely despite lack of any personal stake in the debate that sparked the war. View more info

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Jane's Pocket Book of Research and Experimental Aircraft

By: Taylor, John R.; Taylor, Michael J.H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Collier Books: 1977

Seller ID: 2279600

ISBN: 0020806701

Condition: Very Good


Spine faintly creased, minor general wear. 1977 Soft Cover. 259 pp. The 125 research and experimental aircraft described and illustrated in this Pocket Book are the most exciting of all the types flown in more than 30 years of aviation since the end of the Second World War. View more info

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11th Airborne Division, Fort Campbell, Kentucky [Magazine]

By: Taylor-Made Armed Forces Publications

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Taylor-Made Armed Forces Publications, Dallas:

Seller ID: 2159450

Condition: Very Good


Unpaginated. Stapled binding. A magazine which the commanding general, Brigadier General Wayne C. Smith, describes in his foreword as follows: This magazine provides a quick look at the life and work of the 11th Airborne Division. The 11th Airborne Angels of mercy at the rescue of American Prisoners of War at Los Banos, and of the life and death fights of Leyte and Luzon, have continued the Airborne tradition in training at Fort Campbell... Photographs of various regiments and battalions throughout. View more info

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The Hiding Place (Chosen Classics)

By: Ten Boom, Corrie; Sherrill John and Elizabeth

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Chosen Books: 1984

Seller ID: 2267094

ISBN: 0800791037

Condition: Good


Spine faintly creased, front wrapper creased, sticker on rear wrapper, ink name on front wrapper and half-title page. 1984 Trade Paperback. 221 pp. Corrie ten Boom's account of her amazing family's experiences during the German occupation of Holland reveals her indomitable Christian faith. View more info

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Plane Facts and Features: Fighters - Dive-Bombers - Torpedo-Bombers

By: Tennant, Roger

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Argus Press, Ltd.: 1943

Seller ID: 2283096

Condition: Very Good


No publisher date (circa 1943), spine lightly rubbed, page corners lightly dog-eared. We have more books available by this author!. 96 pp. Includes 40 silhouettes, 80 diagrams and full explanation of all features of Allied and enemy aeroplanes. ...briefly traces the history of the development of each of the classes of aircraft described in the book--fighters, dive-bombers, and torpedo-carriers. View more info

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The Civil War Trivia Quiz Book

By: Terdoslavich, William

Price: $3.00

Publisher: The Fairfax Press, New York: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2188829

Condition: Near Fine


General wear to jacket.Very Good. 1985 Hard Cover. 182 pp. In these pages you will find one thousand questions and answers on every imaginable aspect of the war: statistics, regiments and units, cause, politics, the soldiers, the generals, the battles, Yankees, Confederates, and much, much more. View more info