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Image for George Armstrong Custer and His 7th Calvary at the Battle of the Little Big Horn, 1876 (Montana Heritage Series, Number Seven)

George Armstrong Custer and His 7th Calvary at the Battle of the Little Big Horn, 1876 (Montana Heritage Series, Number Seven)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Montana Historical Society Press:

Seller ID: 2272307

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine. 20 pp. Two original essays and a reproduction of one of the greatest of all the battlefield paintings, keyed to actual battlefield episodes. View more info

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Gone West

By: A Soldier Doctor; H.M.G.; M.M.H.; Kendall, Frederick W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2200879

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Partial cup ring stain on front board, edges toned and a bit rubbed. 1919 Hard Cover. 103 pp. Memoirs of a former American Civil War soldier, transcribed by an amanuensis during World War I. An interesting mix of spirit writing and military history. View more info

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A Man Called Lucy, 1939-1945

By: Accoce, Pierre; Quet, Pierre

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: 2205771

ISBN: 3794115996

Condition: Near Fine


Ink stamp to front endpaper.Jacket lightly toned, front jacket flap price-clipped. 1967 Hard Cover. 250 pp. The most extraordinary story of Allied espionage yet to emerge from World War II. Is this man the master spy who turned Stalin into a military genius and laid the groundwork for Hitler's inevitable collapse?In World War II espionage, the Lucy spy ring was an anti-Nazi operation that was headquartered in Switzerland. It was run by Rudolf Roessler, a German refugee a... View more info

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Crazy Horse and Custer: The Parallel Lives of Two American Warriors

By: Ambrose, Stephen E

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Doubleday and Company: 1975

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 2200227

Condition: Very Good


Book club edition. Includes original jacket. Top page ridge lightly foxed. 1975 Hard Cover. xiv, [2], 527 pp. 8vo. Illustrations by Kenneth Francis Dewey. Several pages of photographs. Military historian Ambrose examines the connections between the Indian chief and the cavalry officer who fought at Little Bighorn. - Publisher's Weekly. View more info

Image for Eisenhower, in Two Volumes: Volume One [I, 1]: Soldier, General of the Army, President-Elect, 1890-1952; Volume Two [II, 2]: The President (The Library of the Presidents)

Eisenhower, in Two Volumes: Volume One [I, 1]: Soldier, General of the Army, President-Elect, 1890-1952; Volume Two [II, 2]: The President (The Library of the Presidents)

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1987

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2274910

Condition: Near Fine


Publisher's inserts and blank bookplate laid in. 1987 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. 637, [3]; 750, [2] pp. Original brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, ribbon marker bound in. Numerous photographs. The complete two-volume biography of the general who became the 34th President of the United States. Stephen E. Ambrose draws upon extensive sources, an unprecedented degree of scholarship, and numerous interviews with... View more info

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The Wild Blue: Then Men and Boys Who Flew the B-24s Over Germany

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Simon and Schuster: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2276366

ISBN: 0743203399

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2001 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 299 pp. An exciting foray into the lives of the young men - pilots, bombardiers, navigators, and gunners, chosen by the Air Force to embark on the most dangerous missions during World War II details their courage, bravery, and determination. View more info

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Infant Toronto as Simcoe's Folly

By: Andre, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Centennial Press: 1971

Seller ID: 2264223

Condition: Good


Faint stains to jacket front and spine, top corner of jacket rear lightly bumped. Title page through page 32 beginning to loosen from binding. 1971 Hard Cover. 221 pp. John Graves Simcoe (25 February 1752 – 26 October 1806) was a British Army general and the first Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada from 1791 until 1796 in southern Ontario and the watersheds of Georgian Bay and Lake Superior. He founded York (now Toronto) and was instrumental in introducing institution... View more info

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The North Reports the Civil War

By: Andrews, J. Cutler

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press: 1955

Seller ID: 2265931

Condition: Good


Lacks jacket. Spine toned, pink stain and a few faint spots to boards, faint stain on page ridges, top page ridge faintly foxed. 1955 Hard Cover. x, 813 pp. Andrews presents the drama of the Civil War as seen through the eyes of reporters’ own diaries, dispatches, and printed news stories. View more info

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U. S. A., the Hard Way: An Autobiography of a B-17 Crew Member

By: Armstrong, Roger W.; Stone, Ken

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Quail House Pub. Co: 1991

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2198433

ISBN: 0962916110

Condition: Very Good


Signed by author with inscription For--Reg Miner--A fellow Kriegie and hostage (of the Russians) at Barth (Stalag Luft I). My very best wishes, Roger W. Armstrong, 5-17-93, with signed and inscribed post-it note laid in: Hi--Reg: Sorry I haven't sent the book earlier--but we're back to our base--in England--for two weeks. It's still there and today houses the Queen's Division. Their claim to fame is the burning of the White House in War of 1812. Thanks, Roger.. 1991 Trad... View more info

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The Life of George Dashiell Bayard, Late Captain, U.S.A., and Brigadier-General of Volunteers, Killed in the Battle of Independence, Dec. 1862.

By: Bayard, Samuel J.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2260977

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Hinges reinforced with cloth tape, minor loss from spine head, boards rubbed, single page in appendix loosening. 1874 Hard Cover. ix, 337 pp. 8vo. A biography of a West Point graduate and career soldier who served as a brigadier general in the American Civil War. Bayard died from an injury sustained from Confederate artillery shrapnel during the Battle of Fredericksburg. This account of his early life, education, and military career was written by his fath... View more info

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A Long Way Gone: Memoirs of a Boy Soldier

By: Beah, Ishmael

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Sarah Crichton Books: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2029745

Condition: Near Fine


2007 Hard Cover. 229 pp. This is how wars are fought now: by children, hopped-up on drugs and wielding AK-47s. Children have become soldiers of choice. In the more than fifty conflicts going on worldwide, it is estimated that there are some 300,000 child soldiers. Ishmael Beah used to be one of them. What is war like through the eyes of a child soldier? How does one become a killer? How does one stop? Child soldiers have been profiled by journalists, and novelists have s... View more info

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Testament: A Soldier's Story of the Civil War

By: Bobrick, Benson

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2003

Seller ID: 2203309

ISBN: 0743250915

Condition: Fine


A fine copy.Fine. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 277 pp. Dear Mother, I was very glad to hear from home this morning. It is the first time since I left Otterville. We marched from Sedalia 120 miles....I almost feel anxious to be in a battle & yet I am almost afraid. I feel very brave sometimes & think if I should be in an engagement, I never would leave the field alive unless the stars & stripes floated triumphant. I do not know how it ma... View more info

Image for Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by His Private Secretary, to which are added An Account of the Important Events of the Hundred Days of Napoleon's Surrender to the English, and of His Residence and Death at St. Helena, with Anecdotes and Illustrative Extracts from All the Most Authentic Sources - New and Revised Edition with Numerous Illustrations, in Four Volumes

Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by His Private Secretary, to which are added An Account of the Important Events of the Hundred Days of Napoleon's Surrender to the English, and of His Residence and Death at St. Helena, with Anecdotes and Illustrative Extracts from All the Most Authentic Sources - New and Revised Edition with Numerous Illustrations, in Four Volumes

By: Bonapart, Napoleon; de Bourrienne, Louis Antoine Fauvelet; Phipps, R.W.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.: 1889

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2265359

Condition: Near Fine


Ink name on front endpaper, boards lightly rubbed. 1889 Hard Cover. Complete in four volumes. xl, [2], 401, [3]; xiv, 408, [2]; xiii, [1], 397, [3]; viii, 434, [4] pp. The memoirs of French general and emperor Napoleon Bonaparte. Includes prefaces to the 1836 and 1885 editions. View more info

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Ulysses S. Grant (Great American Generals)

By: Boothe, F. Norton

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Longmeadow Press: 1992

Seller ID: 2179093

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to jacket.Very Good. 1992 Large Hardcover. A biography of the famous general and U.S. president loaded with b&w photographs and illustrations. View more info

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Stonewall Jackson: Portrait of a Soldier

By: Bowers, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Avon Books: 1990

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2206473

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Spine creased, ink name to half-title page, pages faintly toned. 1990 Trade Paperback. 367 pp. John Bowers brings to life this demanding commander and prickly made him a legend. He re-creates Jackson's service as Robert E. Lee's right arm and details Jackson's leadership of his foot cavalry. Includes 16 pages of photographs.Keywords: CIVIL WAR MILITARY HISTORY AMERICA AMERICAN STONEWALL JACKSON CONFEDERATE CONFEDERACY BIOGRAPHY View more info

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The Life of General William T. [Tecumseh] Sherman

By: Boyd, James P.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Publishers' Union: 1891

Seller ID: 2266387

Condition: Near Fine


Minimal wear to corners, minor loss of gilt from spine and front board, small light spot on rear board. 1891 Hard Cover. 608 pp. 8vo. Original brown cloth, black & gilt decorations, black titles, decorated endpapers. Frontispiece of Sherman, illustrations, including maps of Vicksburg & Port Hudson and Chattanooga & Vicinity, throughout text. William Tecumseh Sherman (February 8, 1820 – February 14, 1891) was an American soldier, businessman, educator and author. He ser... View more info

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Nelson: The Essential Hero (Wordsworth Military Library)

By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions: 1999

Seller ID: 2202818

ISBN: 1840222026

Condition: Very Good


Top page ridge very lightly foxed, spine edges lightly rubbed. 1999 Trade Paperback. 368 pp. Includes black-and-white illustrations. Horatio Nelson is considered by some to be one of the most inspiring and perplexing characters in history. In this biography of Horatio Nelson, Ernle Bradford discusses Nelson's own battles, but also looks at naval warfare of the period in general. The author describes the strategies, the tactics, the ponderous ship-to-ship bombardments, th... View more info

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Six War Years, 1939-1945: Memories of Canadians at Home and Abroad

By: Broadfoot, Barry

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Doubleday Canada Limited: 1974

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2205791

Condition: Near Fine


2nd printing. No jacket, page ridges lightly foxed. 1974 Hard Cover. xii, 417 pp. Ordinary Canadian women and men from the war and home fronts share with readers their experiences of the Second World War, which for them was the most exciting and terrifying event of their lives. View more info

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A Colonel at Gettysburg and Spotsylvania [Joseph Newton Brown]

By: Brown, Varina D.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Butternut and Blue: 1990

Seller ID: 1826259

Condition: Near Fine


Page ridges lightly foxed. 1990 Hard Cover. xvi, 333 pp. 1990 facsimile reprint of 1931 original. Includes several photographs and two maps (one fold-out). Comprises the correspondence and papers of Colonel Joseph Newton Brown, who fought with the South Carolinians at Gettysburg and Spotsylvania. View more info

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Master of Sea Power: A Biography of Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King

By: Buell, Thomas B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1980

Seller ID: 2206849

Condition: Very Good


Lacks jacket. 1980 Hard Cover. xv, [1], 583 pp. A biography of Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King, illustrated with black-and-white photographs.KEYWORDS: MILITARY HISTORY BIOGRAPHY NAVY UNITED STATES NAVAL COMMANDER WORLD WAR II WWII View more info

Image for Fighting Generals: Illustrated Biographical Sketches of Seven Major Generals in World War I

Fighting Generals: Illustrated Biographical Sketches of Seven Major Generals in World War I

By: Bullard, Robert Lee

Price: $95.00

Publisher: J.W. Edwards: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1718097

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, printed in an unknown limitation. Near fine, good jacket. 2 inch jacket chip, 2 inch jacket surface tear, jacket edges lightly rubbed. 1944 Large Hardcover. [vi], 329 pp. Maps on endpapers. A historical account of seven officers of the American Expeditionary Force of World War I, illustrated with large lithoprinted photographs, sketches, and maps. The officers are Majors General Joseph T. Dickman; Hanson E. Ely; Henry T. Allen; U.G. McAlexander; Preston Br... View more info

Image for Butler's Book. Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benj. F. Butler. A Review of His Legal, Political, and Military Career. Illustrated with 125 Engravings, Maps Photographs, Etc.

Butler's Book. Autobiography and Personal Reminiscences of Major-General Benj. F. Butler. A Review of His Legal, Political, and Military Career. Illustrated with 125 Engravings, Maps Photographs, Etc.

By: Butler, Benj. F.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: A.M. Thayer & Co.: 1802

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2208195

Condition: Good


First edition. Spine-head and spine-base lightly rubbed, front and rear hinges starting, pages lightly toned, pencil name. 1802 Hard Cover. 1154 pp. Benjamin Franklin Butler (November 5, 1818 – January 11, 1893) was a major general of the Union Army, politician, lawyer and businessman from Massachusetts. Born in New Hampshire and raised in Lowell, Massachusetts, Butler is best known as a political major general of the Union Army during the American Civil War, and for h... View more info

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A Roumanian Diary [Romanian]

By: Carossa, Hans; Scott, Agnes Neill (Translator)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201689

Condition: Near Fine


First American edition. Ink name mostly erased from front endpaper. 1930 Hard Cover. 173 pp. 8vo. Black cloth spine, red cloth boards, gilt titles. Memoirs of a German military doctor who acted as a field surgeon during World War I, originally published as Rumanisches Tagebuch in 1928. Carossa also wrote novels and poems. View more info

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War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars

By: Carroll, Andrew; Brinkley, Douglas

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Scribner: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2187041

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition. An exceptional copy. 2001 Hard Cover. 491 pp. In 1998, Andrew Carroll founded the Legacy Project with the goal of remembering Americans who have served this nation and preserving their letters for posterity. Since then, more than 50,000 war letters discovered in basements, attics, scrapbooks, and old trunks have poured in from around the country. The best of these letters are assembled in this extraordinary collection, offering unprecedented insight into t... View more info

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Napoleon (The Library of Great Lives) [Bonaparte]

By: Castelot, Andre; Daniels, Guy; Ross, Stephen T.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1991

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2274873

Condition: Fine


Publisher's insert and blank bookplate laid in. An exceptional copy. 1991 Full-Leather. Original dark brown full leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, silk moire endpapers, ribbon marker bound in. A reissue of the 1971 biography, with a new introduction by Stephen T. Ross. Translated from the original French by Guy Daniels. Color frontispiece of Napoleon by Chris Calle, black-and-white reproductions of historical illustrations. View more info

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New York State and the Civil War, October, 1961, Volume 1, Number 4

By: Catton, Bruce

Price: $5.00

Publisher: The New York Civil War Centennial Commission: 1961

Seller ID: 2267192

Condition: Near Fine


Spine slightly toned. 1961 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. 16 pp. CONTENTS: Ely Samuel Parker... From Sachem to Brigadier General; Corning Glass; Remington Arms; Grant Statue; U.S. Grant 3rd... Honorary Chairman. View more info

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Adventures of Lafayette

By: Cecil, E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company: 1929

Seller ID: 2208484

Condition: Very Good


Pages lightly toned.Multiple chips and tears to jacket edges, jacket front lightly foxed. 1929 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 256 pp. This book tells the fascinating life of the adventurous Marquis de Lafayette. It relates his exciting career as a volunteer during the days of the American Revolution and his stirring experiences during the early days of the French Revolution. His intimate association with the thrilling events in France during th... View more info

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Brother of Mine: Civil War Letters of Thomas & William Christie

By: Christie, Thomas & William; Smith, Hampton (Editor)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Minnesota Historical Society Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1874725

ISBN: 0873517814

Condition: Near Fine


First edition (a paperback original). Minimal wear to corners. 2011 Trade Paperback. 330 pp. A collection of letters written by volunteers in the First Minnesota Light Artillery who worked as ‘cannoneers,’ The First Minnesota saw action in major battles at Shiloh, Corinth, Vicksburg, and Atlanta. View more info

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All Cloudless Glory: The Life of George Washington Volume II [2]

By: Clark, Harrison

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Regnery: 1996

Seller ID: 2267990

ISBN: 0895264455

Condition: Very Good


Ink marginalia. 1996 Hard Cover. This second volume of Clark's biography of Washington focuses on the future president coming into his own as politician and military leader. View more info

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Napoleon's Egypt: Invading the Middle East

By: Cole, Juan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2271315

ISBN: 1403964319

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Minor ink marks on 15 pages only. 2007 Hard Cover. 279 pp. In this vivid and timely history, Juan Cole tells the story of Napoleon's invasion of Egypt. Revealing the young general's reasons for leading the expedition against Egypt in 1798 and showcasing his fascinating views of the Orient, Cole delves into the psychology of the military titan and his entourage. He paints a multi-faceted portrait of the daily travails of the soldiers in Napoleon's army, inc... View more info