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Son of the Morning Star: General Custer and the Battle of the Little Bighorn

By Connell, Evan S.

Norwalk: Easton Press, 1987. 1st ed. thus. Full leather. As New. 8vo.. 441pp., maps, bibliog., index, Fine account of the US Cavalry’s greatest defeat and Custers’ responsibility. Full black leather, gilt titles and decorations, all edges gilt, ribbon markers bound in, includes collector's notes. Former owners ‘Lincoln’ bookplate, inscribed & signed by Evan Connell, on prelim.

$91.00

Battles of the Civil War, 1861-1865: From Fort Sumter to Petersburg

By Dougherty, Kevin J. et al

New York: Metro Books, 2007. reprint. dust jacket. As New. lge. 8vo. 224pp., colour & b/w plates, text ills., maps, bibliog., index, Covers 20 major engagements, each written by a noted Civil war historian

$28.00

The Complete Gettysburg Guide: Walking and Driving Tours of the Battlefield, Town, Cemeteries, Field Hospital Sites, and other Topics of Historical Interest

By Petruzzi, J. David

New York: Savas Beatie, 2009. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. lge. 8vo. xiv + 304pp., colour plates, maps & plans, bibliog., index, Fine guide with much of importance to anyone interested in the battle

$33.60

Glorious War: The Civil War Adventures of George Armstrong Custer

By Hatch, Thom

New York: St. Martin's Press, 2015. 1st ed. thus. stiff wrappers. As New. 8vo.. viii + 566pp., colour & b/w plates, maps, notes, bibliog., index, Custer will always be remembered for his defeat at Little Bighorn, and has been cast as a failure. This revisionist biography illustrates his outstanding achievements and incredible service to his country

$18.20

Adair's History of the American Indians: Edited under the auspices of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America

By Williams, Samuel Cole

New York: Promontory Press, c.1973. reprint. dust jacket. Nice Copy. 8vo.. xxxviii + 508pp., ep maps, index, Interesting account on the origin of the American Indian tribes. Valuable reference in an understanding of the background to the Indian wars

$42.00

Mathew Brady’s Illustrated History of the Civil War

By Lossing, Benson J.

New York: Fairfax Press , c.1970. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. quarto. 512pp., col. & b/w pls., With 737 Mathew Brady photographs

$36.40

Custer

By McMurtry, Larry

London: Blackie, 1012. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. lge. 8vo. 178pp., colour & b/w plates, bibliog., Beautifully illustrated account of one of the paramount figures of Western & American history

$28.00

Lincoln at Gettysburg, The Words that Remade America

By Wills, Garry

New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992. reprint. dust jacket. Nice Copy. 8vo.. 317pp., b/w pls., appends., notes, indexes, ‘The Civil War to most Americans is what Lincoln wanted it to mean’ Substantial study of the speech and its effect upon history. Ownership inscription o/w nice copy

$18.20

Jacksonland: President Andrew Jackson, Cherokee Chief John Ross, and a Great American Land Grab

By Inskeep, Steve

New York: Charles Scribner's, 2016. reprint. stiff wrappers. As New. sm. 8vo.. xv + 207pp., line drawings, bibliog., How the Cherokee & the other ‘five civilised tribes’ were expelled from their lands

$16.80

Thucydides: An Introduction for the Common Reader

By Zagorin, Perez

Princeton: Princeton U. P., 2016. reprint. stiff wrappers. As New. 8vo.. xiii + 190pp., reading list, index, A study of Thucydides’ History of the Peloponnesian War

$18.20

Crazy Horse

By McMurtry, Larry

New York: Viking, 1999. reprint. 1/4 cloth. As New. sm. 8vo.. 148pp., sources, Penguin lives series

$18.20

Cry Havoc! The Crooked Road to Civil War, 1861

By Lankford, Nelson

New York: Penguin, 2008. reprint. stiff wrappers. Nice Copy. 8vo.. viii + 308pp., b/w plates, maps, notes, bibliog., index, What if Lincoln had shown restraint over Fort Sumpter & delayed his proclamation calling for troops?

$14.00

The General Custer Story

By Paine, Lauran

London: W. Foulsham, 1960. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. 8vo.. 144pp., frontis., b/w pls., maps, plans, index, The true Story of the Battle of the Little Big Horn

$22.40

The Last Confederate General: John C. Vaughn and His East Tennessee Cavalry

By Gordon, Larry

Minneapolis: Zenith Press, 2009. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. 8vo.. xii + 260pp., colour & b/w plates, maps, notes, appends., bibliog., index, John Crawford Vaughn was one of the most famous men in Tennessee in the mid-19th century. He was the first man to raise an infantry regiment in the state; and one of the very last Confederate generals to surrender

$22.40

1861: The Civil War Awakening

By Goodheart, Adam

New York: Knopf, 2011. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. 8vo.. 481pp., frontis., b/w plates, maps, notes, bibliog., index, ‘A gripping and original account of how the Civil War began’

$22.40

General Lee’s Army from Victory to Collapse

By Glatthaar, Joseph T.

New York: Free Press, 2008. 1st edition. dust jacket. Nice Copy. 8vo.. xv + 600pp., b/w pls., maps, notes, bibliog., index, Draws on an impressive range of sources assembled over two decades. Publisher’s mark on bottom edge o/w nice copy

$28.00

A Savage War: A Military History of the Civil War

By Williamson Murray; Wayne Wei-siang Hsieh

Princeton: Princeton U. P., 2016. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. 8vo.. x + 602pp., maps & plans, notes, index, ‘The leaders of the Civil war faced the same uncertainties & vagaries of chance that have vexed combatants since the days of Thucydides & the Peloponnesian War’

$22.40

A Pictorial History of the American Indian

By La Farge, Oliver

New York: Crown Publishers, (1956). reprint. stiff wrappers. Nice Copy. folio. 272pp., colour & b/w plates,text ills., maps, index, Inc. ‘the wars among the tribes, their leagues, their fighting g and alliances with the British, the French, the Spanish and American settlers'

$22.40

Uniforms of the American Civil War

By Haythornthwaite, Philip

New York: Sterling, 1990. reprint. stiff wrappers. Nice Copy. sm. 8vo.. 192pp., colour plates, drwgs., orders of battle (Gettysburg), Blandford Colour series. Usual fine reference with 64 colour plates of Uniforms & Equipment. Uncommon hardback first edition

$18.20

Embattled Rebel: Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief

By McPherson, James M.

New York: Penguin, 2014. 1st edition. dust jacket. As New. 8vo.. xiv + 301pp., b/w pls., maps, notes, index, Author believes Davis was unfairly blamed for contributing to the defeat of the South

$22.40

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