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Out of the Storm: The End of the Civil War, April-June 1865

By: Trudeau, Noah Andre

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Louisiana State University Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2260800

ISBN: 0807120332

Condition: Very Good


Lightly rubbed. 1995 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. The author of Bloody Roads South traces the last days of the Civil War, from the final armed clashes after Lee's surrender to the chase and capture of Jefferson Davis. View more info

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Like Men of War: Black Troops in the Civil War, 1862-1865

By: Trudeau, Noah Andre

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2267104

ISBN: 0316853259

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xxii, 548 pp. Noah Andre Trudeau's past three books garnered him recognition as one of America's most respected Civil War historians. Now, in Like Men of War, he focuses on African-American soldiers in the Union army. In all, more than 175,000 black soldiers taught in more than 400 battles. But once the war was won, their efforts were largely ignored or forgotten. Drawing from the diaries and letters of these veterans, Trudeau vividly re-creates their experiences. At the outset, the white military b... View more info

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Southern Storm: Sherman's March to the Sea

By: Trudeau, Noah Andre

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Harper: 2008

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2273580

ISBN: 0060598670

Condition: Near Fine


Book club edition. Ink name on front endpaper. 2008 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 671, [1] pp. 8vo. Award-winning Civil War historian Noah Andre Trudeau has written a gripping, definitive new account that will stand as the last word on General William Tecumseh Sherman's epic march—a targeted strategy aimed to break not only the Confederate army but an entire society as well. With Lincoln's hard-fought reelection victory in hand, Ulysses S. Grant, commander of the Union forces, allowed Sherman to lead the largest and riskiest operation of the war. In rich deta... View more info

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Southern Storm: Sherman's March to the Sea

By: Trudeau, Noah Andre

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 2009

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 2285387

ISBN: 0060598689

Condition: Near Fine


2013 6th printing. 2009 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 671, [1] pp. 8vo. Award-winning Civil War historian Noah Andre Trudeau has written a gripping, definitive new account that will stand as the last word on General William Tecumseh Sherman's epic march—a targeted strategy aimed to break not only the Confederate army but an entire society as well. With Lincoln's hard-fought reelection victory in hand, Ulysses S. Grant, commander of the Union forces, allowed Sherman to lead the largest and riskiest operation of the war. In rich detail, Trudeau explains wh... View more info

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Rising Sun Victorious

By: Tsouras, Peter G.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Greenhill Books: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1736888

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Lacks jacket. 2001 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Leading military historians examine scenarios that would have enabled the Japanese to win the war in the Pacific, yielding an intriguing look at how the Land of the Rising Sun might have emerged victorious. What if the Japanese had conquered India and driven out the British? What if the strategic link between the U.S. and Australia had been severed? The result is stimulating reading for anyone interested in how the chances of history affected the outcome of WWII. View more info

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Dixie Victorious: An Alternate History of the Civil War

By: Tsouras, Peter G.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Military Book Club: 2004

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2166499

ISBN: 1853675954

Condition: Near Fine


Book Club Edition. An exceptional copy.Near Fine. 2004 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Based on a series of fascinating What ifs posed by leading military historians, this intriguing new alternate history reconstructs moments during the American Civil War which could conceivably have altered the entire course of the war and led to a Confederate victory. Commencing with real battles, actions and characters, each scenario has been carefully constructed to reveal how at points of decision a different choice or minor incident could have set in motion an entirely new train... View more info

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Night of Many Dreams: A Novel

By: Tsukiyama, Gail

Price: $25.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282561

ISBN: 0312171943

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A fine copy. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 275 pp. After living through World War II with their parents in Macao, Joan and Emma Lew embark on separate quests to fulfill their disparate dreams, only to return home to their family during times of great sorrow and happiness. By the author of Women of the Silk. View more info

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The Samurai's Garden: A Novel

By: Tsukiyama, Gail

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282562

ISBN: 0312118139

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1995 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 211 pp. Shortly before World War II, a Chinese man, sent to Japan to recover from tuberculosis, meets a lovely Japanese girl and four older residents, beginning a love story abrim with passion and sacrifice. By the author of Women of the Silk. View more info

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Women of the Silk: A Novel

By: Tsukiyama, Gail

Price: $75.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2282563

ISBN: 0312064659

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. A very nice copy. 1991 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 278 pp. Author's first novel. Sent by her family to work in a silk factory just prior to World War II, young Pei grows to womanhood, working fifteen-hour days and sending her pay to the family who abandoned her. View more info

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The Guns of August

By: Tuchman, Barbara W. (Wertheim)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1987

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2006547

Condition: Fine


An exceptional copy. 1987 Full-Leather. x, [4], 511 pp. Maroon leather, gilt titles with gilt troop movement map on boards, gold ribbon marker bound in, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers. Includes maps and black & white photographs. Extensive notes & index follow text. The drama of August, 1914, a month of battle in which war was waged on a scale unsurpassed, and whose results determined the shape of the world in which we live today. View more info

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The Proud Tower: A Portrait of the World Before the War: 1890-1914

By: Tuchman, Barbara W. [Wertheim]

Price: $250.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2274577

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Inscribed and signed by author on verso of front endpaper ('To Charles H. Burkman with best wishes, Barbara Tuchman'). Jacket price clipped, otherwise an excellent copy. 1966 Hard Cover. xv, [1], 528 pp. 8vo. Renowned historian Barbara Tuchman gives an account of the world in the quarter century preceding World War I. This work was released between her two Pulitzer Prize winning works, The Guns of August (1962) and Stilwell and the American Experience in China (1971). The fateful quarter-century leading up to the World War I was a time when the world of Privilege still existed i... View more info

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The Naval Service of Canada, in Two Volumes: Its Official History: Origins and Early Years; Activities on Shore During the Second World War

By: Tucker, Gilbert Norman

Price: $250.00

Publisher: King's Printer: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204200

Condition: Very Good


PRICE INCLUDES THIS AND THREE OTHER CANADIAN WORLD WAR II HISTORY SETS (ARMY; ROYAL AIR FORCE; MEDICAL SERVICES). First edition. Volume 2 jacket rubbed and toned with two closed tears on rear edge and a few spots on front panel, volume 1 jacket lightly rubbed. 1952 Hard Cover. xii, 436; xiii, 579 pp. 8vo. A history of the Naval Service of Canada from its origins in the 18th century through its involvement in World War II. Includes color reproductions of illustrations, black-and-white photographs, and maps throughout text.KEYWORDS: MILITARY WWII WW2 SECOND WORLD WAR II CANADA NAVAL SERVICE View more info

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High Tide at Gettysburg: The Campaign in Pennsylvania

By: Tucker, Glenn

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Konecky & Konecky: 1994

Seller ID: 2166801

Condition: Very Good


Pages very lightly toned.Very Good. 1994 Hard Cover. High Tide at Gettysburg tells the story of the Army of Virginia. How near the South came to victory is clearly set forth in these pages. The author vividly conveys the background of the crucial b attle of the Civil War so that the reader can fully appreciate its unfolding. View more info

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Chickamauga: Bloody Battle in the West

By: Tucker, Glenn

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2275512

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket edges rubbed with a few minor chips, jacket spine lightly toned, front jacket flap price-clipped. Edges lightly rubbed. 1961 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 448 pp. Two and a half months after the Confederate Army's drive into Union territory had been checked by the Federals at Gettysburg, the two armies met near Chattanooga, Tennessee, to dispute control of the west. Here they locked in the bloody battle of Chickamauga, one of the most hotly contested engagements of American history, and one of the most extraordinary. View more info

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High Tide at Gettysburg: The Campaign in Pennsylvania

By: Tucker, Glenn

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Konecky & Konecky: 1994

Seller ID: 2283557

ISBN: 0914427822

Condition: Very Good


Faint edge wear. 1994 Hard Cover. High Tide at Gettysburg tells the story of the Army of Virginia. How near the South came to victory is clearly set forth in these pages. The author vividly conveys the background of the crucial b attle of the Civil War so that the reader can fully appreciate its unfolding. View more info

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In the Land of the Living Dead: An Occult Story

By: Tucker, Prentiss

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Rosicrucian Fellowship, Oceanside: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2132791

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Spine titles a bit faded, minor loss from gilt 'P' of Prentiss on front board, pencil name & date on front endpaper. 1921 Hard Cover. 168, [14] pp. 8vo. A mixture of World War I history with occult science and spiritualism, describing paranormal experiences of soldiers (seeing auras, out-of-body experiences, etc.). Ads for works on astrology and Rosicrucian philosophy follow text. View more info

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Samurai: The World of the Warrior

By: Turnbull, Stephen

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing: 2006

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2201837

ISBN: 1841769517

Condition: Good


1st printing. Sticker to front wrapper, page corners dog-eared. 2006 Soft Cover. 224 pp. The world of the samurai - the legendary elite warrior cult of old Japan - has for too long been associated solely with military history and has remained a mystery to the general reader. In this exciting new book, Stephen Turnbull, the world's leading authority on the samurai, goes beyond the battlefield to paint a picture of the samurai as they really were. Familiar topics such as the cult of suicide, ritualised revenge and the lore of the samurai sword are seen in the context of an all-encompassing warri... View more info

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...And the Policeman Smiled: 10,000 Children Escape from Nazi Europe

By: Turner, Barry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 1991

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2279071

ISBN: 0747509581

Condition: Good


1st printing. Pages faintly toned, wrappers lightly rubbed. 1991 Trade Paperback. From 1938 over 10,000 Jewish and Catholic children were helped to escape from Nazi Europe. The children were bundled onto trains and set off across Germany and Holland to the ferries which took them to England. This book traces the story of the Kindertransporte and those who helped organize the exodus. The book is based on previously unpublished records and extensive interviews and describes the often painful adjustments of the young refugees to a strange country and the often lonely life of billeting, fostering,... View more info

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Navy Gray: A Story of the Confederate Navy on the Chattahoochee and Apalachicola Rivers

By: Turner, Maxine

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alabama: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2206776

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket lightly rubbed. 1988 Hard Cover. The story of the Confederate Navy been told less often than the spectacular history of the armies, but many of the familiar elements are there: the exuberant hopes of the Confederacy, the risk in spite of very long odds against success, the basic deficits in resources becoming desperate needs, and the dogged, exhausted persistence in the face of certain defeat. View more info

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The Military in the Niagara Peninsula: Eighth Annual Niagara Peninsula History Conference

By: Turner, Wesley B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vanwell Publishing Limited: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2279782

ISBN: 0920277888

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Faint smudge on front wrapper. 1990 Soft Cover. xi, 147 pp. The military history of the region along both sides of the Niagara River is as rich as that of any location in North America. Although the history of warfare in the Niagara Region stretches back to times before a permanent European presence was established, this collection of papers, first delivered at the eighth annual Niagara Peninsula History Conference, concentrates on later and more familiar themes: naval aspects of the War of 1812 and the role of the Indians; the history of Forts George and Niagara; women and war ... View more info

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Disaster at Moscow: Von Brock's Campaigns, 1941-1942

By: Turney, Alfred W.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: University of New Mexico Press: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205777

ISBN: 0826301673

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket, top page ridge faintly foxed. Near fine. 1970 Hard Cover. xvii, 228 pp. The battle for Moscow was a major turning point in World War 2. How did it happen that the German forces so nearly succeeded, then failed? There is surprisingly little literature in the Western world about this gigantic struggle, and almost none about Field Marshal Fedor von Bock, the individual who aside from Adolf Hitler played the most decisive role in it. Using von Bock's war diary as a major source, Dr Turney offers a fascinating study in command problems, a vivid description of the 19... View more info

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Running Critical: The Silent War, Rickover, and General Dynamics

By: Tyler, Patrick

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Harper & Row: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2292550

ISBN: 0060153776

Condition: Good


First edition. Lacks jacket, lightly rubbed. 1986 Hard Cover. Based on diaries, tape recordings, confidential documents, and exclusive interviews, this expose illustrates fundamental weaknesses in the defense industry by chronicling the scandalous dealings between the U.S. Navy and General Dynamics. View more info

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Record of Medals of Honor Issued to the Officers and Enlisted Men of the United States Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard, 1862-1923

By: U.S. Government Printing Office

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1924

Seller ID: 1722792

Condition: Near Fine


1932 addendum laid in. An exceptional copy. 1924 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 125 pp. Original buff wrappers. A list of recipients of the U.S. Medal of Honor from 1862-1923, including brief descriptions of the circumstances that led to the award. View more info

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Laws Authorizing Issuance of Medals and Commemorative Coins

By: U.S. Government Printing Office

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1948

Seller ID: 1721664

Condition: Very Good


Lightly toned. 1948 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. v, 147 pp. Five stapled gatherings, no wrappers as issued. A collection of articles of U.S. laws dictating the issuance of medals and commemorative coins, most enacted in the time between World War I and II. View more info

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United States Marine Corps Recruit Depot: Parris Island S.C. - Sixth Battalion (Platoons 13, 15, 20)

By: U.S. Marine Corps

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Albert Love Enterprises:

Seller ID: 2196895

Condition: Very Good


Portion of top edge rubbed exposing board beneath cloth. A yearbook from three platoons of the Sixth Battalion who passed through the Parris Island Recruit Depot. View more info

Image for U.S. Army-Navy Journal of Recognition [Recognition Journal], Complete 24 Volume Set: Number 1, September, 1943 - Number 24, August, 1945

U.S. Army-Navy Journal of Recognition [Recognition Journal], Complete 24 Volume Set: Number 1, September, 1943 - Number 24, August, 1945

By: U.S. War and Navy Departments; Time Inc.; Anderson, P.T.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: P.T. Anderson: 1941

Seller ID: 2182515

Condition: Very Good


February 1944 volume is a facsimile copy, not an original. Edges rubbed with a few minor creases. 1941 Stapled Binding. 24 issues, 32-50 pages each. A monthly World War II era periodical, with photographs, detailed specifications, and other information related to numerous models of military aircraft, watercraft, and vehicles. In May 1944, the title of the journal was shortened from 'U.S. Army-Navy Journal of Recognition', to simply 'Recognition Journal'. View more info

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Fifth Army at the Winter Line

By: U.S. War Department

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S War Department: 1990

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2076155

Condition: Near Fine


1990 reissue of 1945 original. Spine faded. ix, 117 pp. A history of Allied troop movements from late 1943 through early 1944. Maps and illustrations throughout.Keywords: MILITARY WORLD WAR II WWII View more info

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Armament & Fields of Fire: German Aircraft

By: United States Armed Forces

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Air Service Command: 1942

Seller ID: 2194361

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed. 1942 Stapled Binding. 20 pp. Photographs, silhouette illustrations, and technical information on all know German aircraft. View more info

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Class Two: Yearbook of the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Fort Bliss, TX)

By: United States Army Sergeants Major Academy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Department of the Army: 1973

Seller ID: 2271034

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Owen Coats. Class photo laid in. Faint edge wear. 1973 Hard Cover. A yearbook for the 1973 class of the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy located in Fort Bliss, TX. View more info

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The 346th Infantry Historical Notes, 1917-1919

By: United States Army, 346th Infantry Regiment

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Imprimerie du Commerce: 1919

Seller ID: 1715912

Condition: Near Fine


Rebound in half-leather (originally published as a paperback). Corners lightly rubbed, pages lightly toned. [xiii], 178 pp. 2-page publisher statement including an ad for an entertainment program featuring the 346th follows text. A history of the 346th infantry regiment during World War I, with black & white illustrations & photographs throughout. Only 3 matches in OCLC. View more info