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One Vast Winter Count: The Native American West before Lewis and Clark (History of the American West)

By: Calloway, Colin G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2271566

ISBN: 0803215304

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. An exceptional copy. 2003 Hard Cover. This magnificent, sweeping work traces the histories of the Native peoples of the American West from their arrival thousands of years ago to the early years of the nineteenth century. Emphasizing conflict and change, One Vast Winter Count offers a new look at the early history of the region by blending ethnohistory, colonial history, and frontier history. Drawing on a wide range of oral and archival sources from across... View more info

Image for America: Great Crises in Our History Told by Its Makers - A Library of Original Sources, in Twelve Volumes: Discovery and Exploration, 1000-1562; Colonization, 1562-1753; Revolution, 1753-1783; The Critical Period, 1783-1803; 1812 - Before and After, 1803-1820; The Developing Nation, 1820-1845; The Mexican War and Slavery, 1845-1861; The Civil War, 1861-1865; Reconstruction, 1865-1890; A New World Power, 1890-1914; The Great War, 1914-1916; American in the Great War - and After, 1916-1925

America: Great Crises in Our History Told by Its Makers - A Library of Original Sources, in Twelve Volumes: Discovery and Exploration, 1000-1562; Colonization, 1562-1753; Revolution, 1753-1783; The Critical Period, 1783-1803; 1812 - Before and After, 1803-1820; The Developing Nation, 1820-1845; The Mexican War and Slavery, 1845-1861; The Civil War, 1861-1865; Reconstruction, 1865-1890; A New World Power, 1890-1914; The Great War, 1914-1916; American in the Great War - and After, 1916-1925

By: Harper, Charles A.; Americanization Department; Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States: 1925

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2272653

Condition: Near Fine


Limited edition issued to 'patrons of record', with personalized registration pages tipped in preceding title page (presented to James Francis Quick, Jr. and Betty Jane Quick by their father and mother, James F. Quick and Elizabeth Campbell Quick). Ink pictographic stamp on front flyleaf of each volume, minimal wear to corners. 1925 Hard Cover. Complete in twelve volumes. Includes: Discovery and Exploration, 1000-1562; Colonization, 1562-1753; Revolution, 1753-1783; The ... View more info

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America in 1492: The World of the Indian Peoples Before the Arrival of Columbus

By: Josephy, Jr., Alvin M.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 1993

Seller ID: 2200216

ISBN: 0679743375

Condition: Very Good


Rear wrapper edge rubbed, pages foxed. 1993 Trade Paperback. xi, 477 pp. When Columbus landed in 1492, the New World was far from being a vast expanse of empty wilderness: it was home to some seventy-five million people. They ranged from the Arctic to Tierra del Fuego, spoke as many as two thousand different languages, and lived in groups that varied from small bands of hunter-gatherers to the sophisticated and dazzling empires of the Incas and Aztecs. This brilliantly d... View more info

Image for The History of North America, in Twenty Volumes: Discovery and Exploration; The Indians of North America in Historic Times; The Colonization of the South; The Colonization of the Middle States and Maryland; The Colonization of New England; The Revolution; The Formation and Development of the Constitution; The Louisiana Purchase and the Westward Movement; Central America and Mexico; The Pacific Slope and Alaska; Canada and British North America; The Growth of the Nation, 1809 to 1837; The Growth of the Nation, 1837 to 1860; The Civil War from a Southern Standpoint; The Civil War: The National View; The Reconstruction Period; The Rise of the New South; The Development of the North since the Civil War; Prehistoric North America; Island Possessions of the United States (University Edition)

The History of North America, in Twenty Volumes: Discovery and Exploration; The Indians of North America in Historic Times; The Colonization of the South; The Colonization of the Middle States and Maryland; The Colonization of New England; The Revolution; The Formation and Development of the Constitution; The Louisiana Purchase and the Westward Movement; Central America and Mexico; The Pacific Slope and Alaska; Canada and British North America; The Growth of the Nation, 1809 to 1837; The Growth of the Nation, 1837 to 1860; The Civil War from a Southern Standpoint; The Civil War: The National View; The Reconstruction Period; The Rise of the New South; The Development of the North since the Civil War; Prehistoric North America; Island Possessions of the United States (University Edition)

By: Lee, Guy Carleton; Brittain, Alfred; Reed, George Edward; Thomas, Cyrus; McGee, W.J.; Hamilton, Peter Joseph; Jones, Frederick Robertson; James, Bartlett Burleigh; Veditz, C. William A.; Moran, Thomas Francis; Geer, Curtis M.; Fortier, Alcee; Ficklen, Jo

Price: $450.00

Publisher: George Barrie & Sons: 1903

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2267188

Condition: Very Good


Limited edition, #817 of 1000 sets, printed for subscribers only. Spines and corners lightly rubbed and faded with leather drying a bit, rear hinge of first volume repaired. 1903 Half-Leather. Complete in twenty volumes. Original morocco spines and corners, paper over boards, gilt titles and rules. Illustrated with color frontispieces, facsimiles of original documents, maps, reproductions of portraits, etc. Includes: Discovery and Exploration; The Indians of North Americ... View more info

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The Oxford History of the American People

By: Morison, Samuel Eliot

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1965

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2263976

Condition: Near Fine


2nd printing. Spine faded, minor scuff on front board. 1965 Full-Leather. We have more books available by this author!. xxvii, [1], 1150, [8] pp. 8vo. Includes two sections of black & white photographs and illustrations. Finely rebound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe in full red morocco with gilt titles, rules, and decorations, all edges gilt, marbled endpapers. The collector who had these rebound included his/her monogram on the corner of the front board: O.C.S. A political as... View more info

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Ancient Voyages to the Western Continent: Three Phases of History on the Coast of Maine

By: Sewall, Rufus King

Price: $150.00

Publisher: The Knickerbocker Press / G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1895

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2207834

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Minor stain along top page ridge, tissue guard and fore-edge of a few pages lightly foxed, frontispiece just beginning to loosen. 1895 Hard Cover. ix, 79 pp. A late nineteenth century account of research into the history of exploration on the American continent, with chapters on rock writings found on the coast of Maine, evidence of Norse voyages to the area, and the advent of Christianity in the region. Includes a fold-out map of Maine's oyster banks (Gli... View more info

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The Discoveries of America to the Year 1525

By: Weise, Arthur James

Price: $32.00

Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2084323

Condition: Good


First edition. Boards rubbed with some loss from spine head & foot, spine a bit stained. One fold-out map still included in pocket inside rear board, other two missing. 1883 Hard Cover. xii, 380 pp. 8vo. An account of early American exploration by the Spanish, Portuguese, French, and English. Includes fold-out maps and nine maps in text. View more info