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image of A Complete Life of General George A. Custer: Volumes 1 and 2: Through the  Civil War -and- From Appomattox to the Little Big Horn (including  Reno-Benteen Entrenchment Trail booklet)

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Lincoln: A Bison Book / University of Nebraska Press. Near Fine. 1993. Softcover. 0803297424 . A softcover advance review copy of the 1993 edition of the two-volume set of Frederick Whittaker's biography of General George Armstrong Custer. This facsimile of the original, first published in 1876, covers his early life from childhood to West Point cadet through… Read more
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Grant Moves South

by CATTON, Bruce

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Bluebird Books
Published
1960
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Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket
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BCE
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$14.50

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Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket. 1960. BCE. Hardcover. Book club edition. The Civil War historian Bruce Catton tells of the rise of Ulysses S. Grant from disgrace to heading one of the great armies, the Army of the Tennessee. With frontis photographic portrait of Grant, and with several maps. ---… Read more
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Sarah Morgan: The Civil War Diary of a Southern Woman

by MORGAN, Sarah; EAST, Charles (editor)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780671785031
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$15.00

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New York: Touchstone / Simon & Schuster. Very Good. 1992. Softcover. 0671785036 . A softcover copy of the Civil War diary of Sarah Morgan (1842-1909) who, as a young woman in Baton Rouge, began documenting the events of the war from her perspective. With a section of plates bearing photos and drawings depicting people and scenes from… Read more
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The Long Surrender

by DAVIS, Burke

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Bluebird Books
Published
1989
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Very Good+
ISBN
9780679724094
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$15.50

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New York: Vintage Books / Random House. Very Good+. 1989. Hardcover. 0679724095 . Jefferson Davis and Confederate cabinet members fled Richmond as the end of the Civil War neared. This work tells the story of the capture and imprisonment of Davis, his family and others, and the successful escape to England of John C. Breckinridge and Judah… Read more
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Never Call Retreat: Volume Three, The Centennial History of the Civil War

by CATTON, Bruce

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Bluebird Books
Published
1965
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Very Good in Good dust jacket
Edition
BCE
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$15.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1965. BCE. Hardcover. A book club edition of Bruce Catton's third volume in his Centennial History of the Civil War. This installment covers the Battle of Fredericksburg through the final capitulation of General Lee at Appomattox. With maps at endpapers and in a mid-volume… Read more
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Crossroads of Freedom, Antietam: The Battle that Changed the Course of the Civil War

by McPHERSON, James M.

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Bluebird Books
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780195135213
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$23.50

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New York: Oxford University Press. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. 0195135210 . A first printing of James M. McPherson's account of the pivotal Battle of Antietam. The battle was fought on September 17, 1862 along Antietam Creek north of Washington in Maryland during the American Civil War. It is described on the… Read more
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Gettysburg: The Last Invasion

by GUELZO, Allen C.

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Bluebird Books
Published
2013
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780307594082
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$24.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. 0307594084 . A stated first edition of allen C. Guelzo's examination of the Battle of Gettysburg in July of 1863. Spread over three days during the fourth year the American Civil War, the battle was probably the most pivotal of the many Civil… Read more
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The Longest Night: A Military History of the Civil War

by EICHER, David J.

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Bluebird Books
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684849447
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$29.50

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New York: Simon & Schuster. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2001. First Edition. Hardcover. 0684849445 . A first printing of David J. Eicher's detailed analysis of the chief military battles of the American Civil War. The accounts of the conflicts are presented chronologically and in a lucid, highly readable style. With 81 maps by Lee Vande… Read more
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Gettysburg: A Test of Courage

by TRUDEAU, Noah Andre

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Bluebird Books
Published
2002
Condition
Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060193638
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$21.00

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New York: HarperCollins Publishers (Harper Collins). Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. 0060193638 . A first printing of Noah Andre Trudeau's detailed examination of the Battle of Gettysburg in July of 1863. Spread over three days during the fourth year of the American Civil War, the battle was probably the most pivotal of the… Read more
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General George Crook: His Autobiography (New Edition)

by CROOK, General George; SCHMITT, Martin F. (edited and annotated by)

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Bluebird Books
Published
1960
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket
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$42.50

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Norman: University of Oklahoma Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1960. Hardcover. A 1960 revised edition of a work first published in 1946, edited and annotated by Martin F. Schmitt. For General Crook, the U.S. Civil War was just the beginning as he went on to his Army career in the American West and the Indian… Read more
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George B. McClellan: The Young Napoleon

by SEARS, Stephen W.

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Bluebird Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
BCE
ISBN
9780899192642
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$19.00

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New York: Ticknor & Fields. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1988. BCE. Hardcover. 0899192645 . A book club edition of this biography of Union Civil War General John B. McClellan, who found success at a young age in the U.S. Army and was named by Abraham Lincoln as commander of the entire Army before falling into… Read more
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image of The Life of Johnny Reb: The Common Soldier of the Confederacy -and- The  Life of Billy Yank: The Common Soldier of the Union (2-volume set in dust  jackets and shared slipcase)

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc.. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1971. Hardcover. A likely book club edition of this two volume set, which tells of the everyday lives of both Confederate and Union soldiers during the U.S. Civil War. Rather than discuss the major battles and big-picture strategies, these works describe the… Read more
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image of The Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the American Civil War (Modern  Library #130.4)

The Red Badge of Courage: An Episode of the American Civil War (Modern Library #130.4)

by CRANE, Stephen

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Bluebird Books
Published
[c.1955]
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Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
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$19.00

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New York: The Modern Library / Random House. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. [c.1955]. Hardcover. The classic novel of the American Civil War in a Modern Library reprint edition. With an introduction by Robert Wooster Stallman. Volume wrapped in jacket with color Civil War battle scene illustration to cover. --- In Toledano spine 8 /… Read more
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image of Blood Red Roses: A romantic novel of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina,  during the War Between the States

Blood Red Roses: A romantic novel of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, during the War Between the States

by COKER, Elizabeth Boatwright

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Bluebird Books
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780525068600
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$16.50

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New York: E. P. Dutton. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1977. First Edition. Hardcover. 0525068600 . A first printing of the author's novel, featuring her Angelica and Beau Berrien characters. Includes an attractive map of Hilton Head Island. --- In green paper-covered boards backed in beige cloth with spine titling in green. Dust jacket with… Read more
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A Stillness at Appomattox

by CATTON, Bruce

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Bluebird Books
Published
1957
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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$17.50

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1957. Hardcover. A later printing of Bruce Catton's account of the final days of the American Civil War. Per the jacket flap, "This is the story of the last desperate, heartbreaking, cruel year of the Civil War". With frontis and endpaper maps of… Read more
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image of Lincoln's War: The Untold Story of America's Greatest President as  Commander in Chief

Lincoln's War: The Untold Story of America's Greatest President as Commander in Chief

by PERRET, Geoffrey

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Bluebird Books
Published
2004
Condition
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780375507380
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$16.00

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New York: Random House. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. 0375507388 . A first printing of this biography of the 16th American president. This work focuses on Abraham Lincoln's interactions with his generals, admirals and Edwin Stanton, Secretary of War and Gideon Welles, Secretary of the Navy. With a two-page map showing… Read more
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image of Midstream: Lincoln the President (Volume 3 only of 4-volume Lincoln the  President series)

Midstream: Lincoln the President (Volume 3 only of 4-volume Lincoln the President series)

by RANDALL, J. G.

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Published
1953
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Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
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$22.50

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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1953. Hardcover. Volume three only in the author's 4-volume biography of Abraham Lincoln. This portion covers the mid-Civil War years (roughly 1863-64). Includes a section of black & white plates depicting Lincoln, other key figures and a map. Indexed. --- In full navy cloth-covered… Read more
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image of Carl Sandburg's Abraham Lincoln (3-volume mass-market paperback set in  slipcase)

Carl Sandburg's Abraham Lincoln (3-volume mass-market paperback set in slipcase)

by SANDBURG, Carl

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Published
1974
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Good+
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$16.00

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New York: Dell Publishing Co., Inc.. Good+. 1974. Mass Market Paperback. A paperback three-volume set of Carl Sandburg's monumental study, detailing the life and presidency of Abraham Lincoln prior to, and during the course the American Civil War. The first volume, "Abraham Lincoln: The Prairie Years", details his early life in Illinois; and includes black & … Read more
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Lincoln: An Illustrated Biography

by KUNHARDT, Philip B. Jr.; KUNHARDT III, Philip B.; KUNHARDT, Peter W.

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Bluebird Books
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780517207420
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$29.50

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New York: Portland House / Random House. Very Good. 1992. Softcover. 0517207427 . The Lincoln presidency coincided with the early days of photography. This pictorial biography includes most of the known photos of Mr. Lincoln, as well as many of his contemporaries, with over 700 illustrations. Includes a foreword by Lincoln historian David Herbert Donald. --- A… Read more
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Mr. Lincoln's Camera Man: Mathew B. Brady (Second Revised Edition)

by MEREDITH, Roy

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Bluebird Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780486230214
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$18.00

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New York: Dover Publications, Inc.. Very Good+. 1974. Softcover. 048623021X . A portfolio of the work of the famous Civil War photographer Mathew B. Brady, as well as a biography. With 350 examples of his work, many depict battle scenes and other war-related images and personages; with many images of President Abraham Lincoln. Bibliography at rear of… Read more
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