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The Formation of a Planter Elite: Jonathan Bryan and the Southern Colonial Frontier

by Gallay, Alan

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
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1st Printing
ISBN
9780820311432
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Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1989. 282pp/maps. Jonathan Bryan (1708-88) rose from the obscurity of the southern frontier to become one of colonial Georgia's richest, most powerful men. Clean. 1st Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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George III: A Life in Caricature

by Baker, Kenneth

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Published
2007
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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9780500251409
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New York: Thames & Hudson, 2007. 224pp/illus in b&w/color. Kenneth Baker draws on his own extensive experience of high politics as well as his personal collection of caricatures to give us a fascinating vision of how the English saw their king. Many of these amusing, often irreverent images have not been published before and they provide a new dimension… Read more
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The Rise and Decline of the American Militia System

by Whisker, James B

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Published
1999
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780945636922
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Cranbury, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Susquehanna Univ Pr, 1999. 438pp. Development of the Militia. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Paullin's History of Naval Administration, 1775-1911:

by Paullin, Charles Oscar

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Published
1968
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Very Good+
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1st Edition
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Annapolis, Maryland, U.S.A.: United States Naval Institute, 1968. 487pp. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Good+/No Jacket - Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Shipwrecks of the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Eras

by Grocott, Terence

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Published
2002
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Near Fine
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9781840671643
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London: Caxton Editions, 2002. 430pp. A remarkable chronicle of shipping tragedies, naval and mercantile, from 1793 to 1816. Some 1500 incidents are recorded, each with clear and concise descriptions. Clean. Glossy Hard Cover/Boards. Near Fine/No Jacket - Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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In the Matter of Color: Race and the American Legal Process the Colonial Period

by Higginbotham, A. Leon

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Published
1979
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Near Fine
Edition
4th Printing
ISBN
9780195023879
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New York: Oxford Univ Pr, 1979. 512pp/illus. Illustrated endpapers. Illustrations. Bibliography. Notes. Table of Cases. Index. In his first book, Judge A. Leon Higginbotham, Jr., one of the first five African Americans to become a federal judge, shows how the law itself contributed to inflicting injustice on millions of Americans, solely on the basis of their color. Small… Read more
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I Alone: Bernardo De Galvez and the Taking of Pensacola in 1781

by Reparaz Madinabeitia, Carmen

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9788472326576
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Madrid, Spain: Ediciones De Cultura Hispanica, 1993. 260pp/illus/maps, end-paper maps. The Spanish contribution to American Independence. English text. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall.
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Logistics and the Failure of the British Army in America 1775-1783

by Bowler, R. Arthur

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Published
1975
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780691046303
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Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Princeton Univ Pr, 1975. 290 pp in dust jacket. "....draws on the remarkably complete records of the British government offices concerned with logistics during the Revolutionary War and army service departments such as commissary, quartermaster . The British Army in America depended almost entirely on Britain for supplies, and that for six years inadequate and sometimes… Read more
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Conestoga Crossroads: Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1730-1790

by Wood, Jerome H

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Published
1979
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780911124989
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.: Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission, 1979. 305pp/illus. End-paper map. historical record of early Pennsylvania and the settlement in "The New Town in the 'Conestogoe' ". Lancaster. Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Democracy in America (2 Volume Set)

by de Tocqueville, Alexis

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Published
1980
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Near Fine
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New York: Alfred A Knopf, 1980. Two volumes: 434pp plus index, 401pp plus index. Nice clean set. Alexis de Tocqueville and his friend Gustave de Beaumont visited the United States on behalf of the French government to study American prisons. In their nine months in the U.S. they studied not just the prison system but every aspect of… Read more
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The Lee Max Friedman Collection of American Jewish Colonial Correspondence: Letters of the Franks Family, 1733-1748

by Franks, Abigail (1696-1756). Hershkowitz, Leo, Ed

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Published
1968
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Waltham, MA: American Jewish Historical Society, 1968. 171 p. Illus., facsim., geneal. Tables, maps, ports. (1 col. ) 26 cm. Subjects: Franks, Abigail, 1696-1756. Jews--New York (State)--New York--History--18th century. Related Titles: Letters of the Franks family, 1733-1748. Thirty-four letters written by the author to her son, Naphtali Franks. Series: Studies in American Jewish history; no. 5. Fine copy in the… Read more
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Plates and Buckles of the American Military 1795-1874

by Kerksis, Sydney C

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Published
1974
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Very Good+
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1st Edition
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Kennesaw, GA: The Gilgal Press, 1974. 568pp/illus. Photos front & back of each plate. Black Decorated cover. Some white rubbing along spine. Text clean. 1st Edition. Decorative Boards. Very Good+/No Jacket - Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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John Paul Jones: Fighter for Freedom and Glory (2 Vols)

by Lorenz, Lincoln

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Published
1993
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As New
Edition
1st Edition
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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1993. Collector's edition. 2 Vols 846pp/illus Fine leather binding with gilt edging. Clean as new.. 1st Edition. Leather. As New/No Jacket - Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Historical Writings of John Fiske (10 of 12 Vols)

by Fiske, John

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Published
1902
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Very Good+
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Standard Library Edition
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Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1902. 10 of 12 volumes, uniformly bound in original gilt-stamped maroon cloth, with top edges gilt. About 300-400 pages per volume with maps and illus. Each volume indexed. A nice bright set in very good to fine condition. "...After about 1885 his written work dealt primarily with American history, particularly with the colonial and Revolutionary periods.… Read more
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The Campaign that Won America: The Story of Yorktown

by Davis, Burke

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Published
1970
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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New York: Dial Press, 1970. 319pp/illus/maps. Previous owner signature on ffep. Text Clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Near Fine/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Military History of the United States Revolutionary and Early American Wars

by Chant, Christopher

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
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1st Edition
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Tarrytown, NY: Marshall Cavendish/Webster Home Library, 1992. 272pp/illus/maps. US military history through the War with Mexico. Clean. 1st Edition. Decorative Boards. Near Fine/No Jacket - Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Journal of John Harrower: An Indentured Servant in the Colony of Virginia 1773 1776

by Harrower, John

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Published
1963
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Very Good+
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1st Edition
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Williamsburg, Virginia, U.S.A.: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation/Holt Rinehart, 1963. 202pp/illus. Harrower a Scottish merchant ruined by the panic of 1772 set out in search of business and became a schoolmaster in America. DJ shows light wear/age. Corner clipped. Text clean. 1st Edition. Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Greatness to Spare: the Heroic Sacrifices of the Men Who Signed the Declaration of Independence

by Fehrenbach, T. R

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Published
1968
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Very Good+
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1st Edition
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Princeton, New Jersey: Van Nostrand & Co, 1968. 249pp The heroic sacrifices of the men who signed the Declaration of Independence . Clean. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Domestic Life of Thomas Jefferson

by Randolph, Sarah N., Compiler

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
2nd Printing
ISBN
9780804417594
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New York: Frederick Ungar Publ. Co, 1976. 432pp/frontis. Randolph is the Great-Great Granddaughter of Jefferson. Light edgewear to dj. Text clean.. 2nd Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1979. 269 + Plus color portrait frontis. Illustrated with striking color full page plates by Lynd Ward. Chapter heading illustrations in black and white. Pale purple silk moire endpapers. All edges gold. Original pale purple page ribbon. Original bookplate from the Easton Press, not filled in. 4to. Original full gray leather binding gold decorated in an… Read more
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