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Traveller

By: Adams, Richard

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell Book: 1989

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2206098


1st printing. Front wrapper lightly bumped, general light wear, ink mark to blurb page. 1989 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 355 pp. Examines the events of the Civil War through the eyes of General Robert E. Lee's closest companion and devoted horse, Traveller.Keywords: TRAVELLER RICHARD ADAMS CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E LEE HISTORICAL FICTION MILITARY CIVIL WAR AMERICAN HISTORY View more info

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Orphan Hero: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Babb, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Yucca: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2157294


First Edition. An exceptional copy. Fine. 2015 Hard Cover. 443 pp. Told by his stepmother that he alone had been responsible for the death of his mother, abandoned by the earlier departure of his father for the California 1849 goldfields, and threatened with being locked in a cage with his stepmother’s psychotic brother, eight-year-old Benjamin Franklin “B .F.” Windes decides to abandon home and trail his father’s path. Thus begins a trip of constant struggle wit... View more info

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The Black Flower: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Bahr, Howard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Picador: 1997

Seller ID: 2206464


Light sticker adhesive to rear wrapper. 1997 Trade Paperback. 266 pp. The Black Flower is the gripping Story of a young Confederate rifleman named Bushrod Carter. When Bushrod is wounded, he is taken to a makeshift hospital where he comes under the care of Anna, who has already lost two potential romances to battle. Bushrod and Anna's attempt to forge a bond n the midst of pathos and horror is a powerful reminder that the war that divided America will not vanish quietly ... View more info

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The Black Flower: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Bahr, Howard

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The Nautical & Aviation Publishing Company of America: 2012

Seller ID: 2206465


Sticker to rear wrapper. 2012 Trade Paperback. 266 pp. This powerful story of a young rifleman's agony during the Battle of Franklin in 1864 ranks with the foremost novels of the Civil War. It has already won praise for it's originality and power in the New York Times Book Review, The Los Angeles Times, The Boston Globe, Southern Living and many other journals. The black flower symbolizes the rifleman's sense of doom in the midst of Union cannons firing upon John Bell Ho... View more info

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The Red Badge of Courage

By: Crane, Stephen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The First Edition Library:

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2205381


Includes publisher's slipcase. No jacket issued, as none was with the original. Faint 1/4 inch spot on edge of slipcase opening. We have more books available by this author!. 233 pp. 8vo. High quality facsimile reprint of original first edition. Crane's famous work on the American Civil War, which inspired the 1951 MGM film of the same name.Keywords: CLASSICS AMERICAN LITERATURE FICTION MILITARY CIVIL WAR View more info

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The Red Badge of Courage & The Veteran (The Modern Library Classics)

By: Crane, Stephen; Foote, Shelby (Introduction)

Price: $4.00

Publisher: The Modern Library: 1993

Seller ID: 2197535


Ink name on front endpaper, pages toned. 1993 Trade Paperback. liv, 278 pp. Introduction by Shelby Foote. One of the greatest works of American literature, The Red Badge of Courage gazes fearlessly into the bright hell of war through the eyes of one young soldier, the reluctant Henry Fleming. Written by Stephen Crane at the age of twenty-one, the novel imagines the Civil War's terror and loss with an unblinking vision so modern and revolutionary that, upon publication,... View more info

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The Red Badge of Courage

By: Crane, Stephen; Herzberg, Max (Introduction)

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Washington Square Press: 1964

Seller ID: 1525308


34th printing. Wrappers rubbed, ink name inside. 1964 Mass Market Paperback. 159 pp. Crane's famous novel of the American Civil War. Introduction by Max Herzberg. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Stephen Crane (November 1, 1871 – June 5, 1900) was an American novelist, short story writer, poet and journalist. Prolific throughout his short life, he wrote notable works in the Realist tradition as well as early examples of American Naturalism and Impressionism. He is recognized by moder... View more info

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Robert E. Lee: A Play

By: Drinkwater, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204034


First edition. No jacket, ink name and date to front endpaper. 1923 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 128 pp. A play based on the life and events surrounding Robert E. Lee.Keywords: JOHN DRINKWATER ROBERT E LEE PLAY THEATER THEATRE ENTERTAINMENT PLAYS CIVIL WAR HISTORICAL FICTION MILITARY HISTORY AMERICA AMERICAN View more info

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Cold Mountain: A Novel

By: Frazier, Charles

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press: 1997

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2267505


Fourth printing. A very nice copy. 1997 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 356 pp. Cold Mountain is an extraordinary novel about a soldier's perilous journey back to his beloved at the end of the Civil War. At once a magnificent love story and a harrowing account of one man's long walk home, Cold Mountain introduces a stunning new talent in American literature. Based on local history and family stories passed down by the author's great-great-grandf... View more info

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Shrouds of Glory: From Atlanta to Nashville: The Last Great Campaign of the Civil War

By: Groom, Winston

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1996

Seller ID: 2206452


Spine creased, binding lightly broken along photo pages, pages lightly toned. 1996 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 302 pp. The author of Forrest Gump recreates the brave, desperate campaign of Confederate General John Bell Hood to turn the tide of war, from the fall of Atlanta to the tragic climax at Nashville. 40,000 first printing. This well-written narrative makes a revisionist argument that the Confederacy's desperate offensive aga... View more info

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The Young Buglers. A Tale of the Peninsular War.

By: Henty, G.A. [George Alfred]

Price: $8.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt, Publisher:

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2200154


Reissue. Hinges loosening, a few gatherings sprung, corners rubbed,. We have more books available by this author!. vi, 408, 22 pp. A historical novel for juvenile readers, set during the Peninsular Campaign of the American Civil War. BOUT THE AUTHOR: George Alfred Henty (8 December 1832 – 16 November 1902), was a prolific English novelist, special correspondent and Imperialist. He is best known for his historical adventure stories that were popular in the late 19th ce... View more info

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The Barefoot Brigade: A Novel

By: Jones, Douglas C.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: An Owl Book / Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1985

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2264558


1st printing. Minor surface tear to front wrapper, light spots along spine, wrappers faintly toned. 1985 Trade Paperback. 311 pp. Chronicles the odyssey of a dozen backwoods Confederate soldiers from their recruitment through their hasty training to the horrors of their fiercest battles--Antietam, Gettysburg, and Richmond. View more info

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Joy from Ashes / Season of Valor (Battles of Destiny Collection, Volume 3)

By: Lacy, Al

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Multnomah Publishers: 2007

Seller ID: 2206480


Pages very faintly toned.No Jacket - Pictorial Cover. 2007 Hard Cover. 542 pp. Dramatic Tales of Love and Civil War The Battles of Destiny series is now available in four attractive two-in-one volumes! Bestselling author Al Lacy packs each dramatic novel in the popular historical fiction series with heartwarming romance and solid moral values. Set during the Civil War, these are the tales of families, soldiers, nurses, and spies as they contend with the deadly threats p... View more info

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Armored Giants: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Mason, F. Van Wyck

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266770


First edition. Jacket edges lightly rubbed with a few small tears, sticker ghosting on jacket front, faint stain along bottom edge of jacket. Top page ridge faintly foxed. 1980 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 339 pp. The year is 1861. War is raging and Lincoln's blockade is failing. Rumors run riot of an iron-girded Rebel ship being built in Norfolk. It's believed that nothing will be able to stop it once it's afloat. In New York City, a group o... View more info

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The Good Lord Bird: A Novel

By: McBride, James

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Riverhead Books: 2013

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 2202172


6th printing. Faint brown smudge to top page ridge corners.National Book Award Winner sticker to front of jacket, jacket spine edges lightly rubbed. 2013 Hard Cover. 417 pp. Henry Shackleford is a young slave living in the Kansas Territory in 1857, when the region is a battleground between anti- and pro-slavery forces. When John Brown, the legendary abolitionist, arrives in the area, an argument between Brown and Henry’s master quickly turns violent. Henry is forced to... View more info

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Gone with the Wind

By: Mitchell, Margaret

Price: $40.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1936

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2197126


January 1937 35th printing. Tear along spine, boards lightly soiled, pencil name & year (1938) on front endpaper, endpapers lightly foxed. 1936 Hard Cover. 1037 pp. 8vo. Original grey cloth, navy blue titles & decorations. The immortal novel of the American Civil War featuring the ultimate leading lady Scarlett O'Hara. Inspiration for the film starring Vivien Leigh & Clark Gable. View more info

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Promise of Glory: A Novel of Antietam

By: Moreau, C.X.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Forge / Tom Doherty Associates: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1268979


First edition. Minor shelf wear. 2000 Hard Cover. 302 pp. 9 1/2 x 6 1/2. On September 13th, 1862, a Union private found a piece of paper left behind by fleeing Confederate soldiers. On that paper was a message from Lee to his generals detailing his plan. When General McClellan received this intelligence, he knew his opportunity to prove his detractors wrong was at hand. The result was the Battle of Antietam and its more than 23,000 casualties. View more info

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An Undivided Union (The Blue and the Gray - On Land)

By: Optic, Oliver; Stratemeyer, Edward

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lee and Shepard Publishers: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260975


First edition. Front hinge repaired, pencil notes and light stain on front endpapers, spine toned. 1899 Hard Cover. xv, 482 pp. The outline and incomplete material of An Undivided Union were left among the papers of the late William T. Adams (Oliver Optic), and the same notes that were to complete the Blue and Gray On Land series also closed the life-work of one of America's best-known writer of boys' stories. The book was completed by Edward Stratemeyer. An Undivided Un... View more info

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Red Rock: A Chronicle of Reconstruction

By: Page, Thomas Nelson; Clinedinst, B. West

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charles Scriber's Sons: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2202222


First edition. No jacket, bookplate to front paste-down endpaper, ink note to front endpaper, pages toned. 1898 Hard Cover. xiv, 584 pp. List of Books by Thomas Nelson Page follows text. An historical novel set in the period immediately following the American Civil War.Keywords: THOMAS NELSON PAGE RED ROCK CHRONICLE OF RECONSTRUCTION HISTORICAL FICTION AMERICAN HISTORY CIVIL WAR View more info

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Fire on the Waters: A Novel of the Civil War at Sea

By: Poyer, David

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2003

Seller ID: 2203117


Half inch tear to front wrapper, pages toned. 2003 Trade Paperback. 443 pp. The year is 1861, and America shudders on the brink of disunion. Elisha Eaker, scion of a wealthy Manhattan banking family, joins the Navy against his father's wishes. He does it as much to avoid an arranged marriage to his cousin, Araminta Van Velsor, as to defend the flag. Eli meets Lieutenant Ker Claiborne aboard the sloop of war U.S.S. Owanee. An Annapolis graduate who's seen action in the ... View more info

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Gods and Generals

By: Shaara, Jeff

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2201974


Movie tie-in edition. Pages toned. 2002 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 498 pp. In this brilliantly written epic novel, Jeff Shaara traces the lives, passions, and careers of the great military leaders from the first gathering clouds of the Civil War. Here is Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, a hopelessly by-the-book military instructor and devout Christian who becomes the greatest commander of the Civil War; Winfield Scott Hancock, a ca... View more info

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Gods and Generals

By: Shaara, Jeff

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2002

Seller ID: 2207235


Pages faintly toned. 2002 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 498 pp. In this brilliantly written epic novel, Jeff Shaara traces the lives, passions, and careers of the great military leaders from the first gathering clouds of the Civil War. Here is Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, a hopelessly by-the-book military instructor and devout Christian who becomes the greatest commander of the Civil War; Winfield Scott Hancock, a captain of quart... View more info

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Gods and Generals

By: Shaara, Jeff

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1997

Seller ID: 2207236


Sticker to rear wrapper recto, pages faintly toned. 1997 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 498 pp. In this brilliantly written epic novel, Jeff Shaara traces the lives, passions, and careers of the great military leaders from the first gathering clouds of the Civil War. Here is Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, a hopelessly by-the-book military instructor and devout Christian who becomes the greatest commander of the Civil War; Winfield Sc... View more info

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The Killer Angels: The Classic Novel of the Civil War

By: Shaara, Michael

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Ballantine: 2001

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2199199


4th printing. An exceptional copy. 2001 Hard Cover. July 1863. The Confederate Army of Northern Virginia is invading the North. General Robert E. Lee has made this daring and massive move with seventy thousand men in a determined effort to draw out the Union Army of the Potomac and mortally wound it. His right hand is General James Longstreet, a brooding man who is loyal to Lee but stubbornly argues against his plan. Opposing them is an unknown factor: General George Mea... View more info

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The Killer Angels: The Classic Novel of the Civil War

By: Shaara, Michael

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Ballantine: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2260266


Light edge wear. 1993 Mass Market Paperback. 374 pp. MY FAVORITE HISTORICAL NOVEL . . . A superb re-creation of the Battle of Gettysburg, but its real importance is its insight into what the war was about, and what it meant.--James M. McPherson, Author of Battle Cry of Freedom. In the four most bloody and courageous days of our nation's history, two armies fought for two dreams. One dreamed of freedom, the other of a way of life. Far more than rifles and bullets were car... View more info

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The Crater: A Novel

By: Slotkin, Richard

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Atheneum: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2203864


First edition. Faint smudge to page ridge.Jacket edges bumped, small stain to bottom edge of jacket. 1980 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 558 pp. Jacket art from a painting by Winslow Homer. A novel about the Battle of the Crater, July 30, 1864 which wiped out a large number of the Union's black troops.Keywords: RICHARD SLOTKIN CRATER NOVEL FICTION HISTORICAL AMERICAN HISTORY AMERICA CIVIL WAR MILITARY View more info

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The Drummer Boy

By: Trowbridge, J.T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lee and Shepard: 1891

Seller ID: 1520941


Edge wear. 1891 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 534 pp. Includes frontispiece and 3 illustrations. Charming story of a drummer boy and his adventures in the Civil War. View more info

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Cudjo's Cave: A Story of the Civil War

By: Trowbridge, J.T.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: A.L. Burt Company: 1908

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2261903


No jacket, no publisher date (endpaper dated 1908), general light wear. We have more books available by this author!. 308, [8] pp. Cudjo’s Cave, by J. T. Trowbridge, an antislavery novel, first published in 1863, was, like its predecessor ‘Neighbor Jackwood,’ very widely read. The scene of the story is eastern Tennessee, at the outbreak of the rebellion. The State, though seceding, contained many Unionists; and their struggles against the persecution of their Confe... View more info

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Hang My Wreath

By: Weaver, Ward

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Wilfred Funk, Inc.: 1941

Seller ID: 1517200


2nd printing. No jacket. Edges faded. 1941 Hard Cover. 358 pp. A historical novel about the Civil War, illustrated by John Alan Maxwell. View more info