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IN MY POWER. Letter Writing And Communications In Early America.

By Dierks, Konstantin.

University of Pennsylvania Press:, 2009. 358 pages, illustrated. "This book tells the story of letter writing and communications in the creation of the British Empire and the formation of the United States." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$40.00

"TAKIN' IT TO THE STREETS" A Sixties Reader. THIRD EDITION
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"TAKIN' IT TO THE STREETS" A Sixties Reader. THIRD EDITION

By Bloom, Alexander, Wini Brienes (edited by).

Oxford University Press:, 2011. 532 pages. "This third edition revises the comprehensive collection of primary documents from the 1960s that has become the leading sourcebook of the era. This anthology brings together representative writings, many of which had been unavailable for years or had never been reprinted." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

JOHN F. KENNEDY. The Politics Of Confrontation And Conciliation.

By Lord, Donald C.

Barron's:, 1977. 458 pages. "The probing analysis of a President's crises and accomplishments." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET, scarce. . Hard Cover. Fine/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

THE LINCOLN NO ONE KNOWS. The Mysterious Man Who Ran The Civil War.

By Garrison, Webb.

MJF Books:, 1993. 308 pages, illustrated. The author "explores the life of our enigmatic sixteenth president, from his uncertain birth to his untimely death, concentrating on the Civil War years." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

AN AMERICAN IN EXILE. The Story of Arthur Rudolph.
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AN AMERICAN IN EXILE. The Story of Arthur Rudolph.

By Franklin, Thomas.

CK Co.:, 1987. 366 pages, with the complete OSI transcript. "Arthur Rudolph was proud of his country- proud that he had been such a big part of sending Americans to the moon. He had come from Germany after WWII and had been a major part of Wernher von Braun's rocket team at NASA. But the stillness of Rudoph's retirement was shattered by the Office of Special Investigations, a Justice Department group dedicated to seeking out Nazi war criminals. OSI gave Rudolph two choices: leave America and renounce his citizen ship or remain and face possible deportation charges." FINE- HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD DUST JACKET, scarce. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$75.00

THE LEARNED BLACKSMITH. The Letters And Journals Of Elihu Burritt.

By Curti, Merle.

Wilson-Erickson, Inc.: , 1937. 241 pages. "Burritt was a devoted and effective laborer for the higher life of America and of the world during the middle and latter years of the last century. Here, is the story of his life and labors as recorded in his letter, any of them now published for the first time." FINE- HARDCOVER, VERY GOOD DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

THE WRITINGS OF COLONEL WILLIAM BYRD. Of Westover In Virginia Esqr.

By Bassett, John Spencer (edited by).

Burt Franklin:, 1970. 461 pages, illustrated. "The present edition of the writings of Colonel William Byrd of Westover has been planned to include all the really important important matter from his pen which has come down to us." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$35.00

CRISIS OF EMPIRE. Britain And America In The Eighteenth Century.

By Black, Jeremy.

Continuum:, 2008. 216 pages. "Britain and the USA have helped to define much of world history in recent centuries and the relationship between the two is crucial to this history." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET. . Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$30.00

BELLE BOYD IN CAMP AND PRISON.
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BELLE BOYD IN CAMP AND PRISON.

By Boyd, Belle.

Louisiana State University Press:, 1998. 274 pages, with a new Foreword by Drew Gilpin Faust. "First published in 1865, Belle Boyd's memoir of her experience as a Confederate spy has stood the test of time and interest." FINE SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.00

FLORIDA'S LAST FRONTIER. The History of Collier County.

By Tebeau, Charlton W.

University of Miami Press:, 1985. This book is the second paperback printing, revised from the 1966 edition, 278 pages, illustrated with b&w photographs. "Nature made Collier County a part of America's last frontier. It did not become a separate political unit until 1923." FINE- SOFTCOVER.. Soft Cover. Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

FIGHTING FOR HOME. The Story Of Alfred K. Oates And The Fifth Regiment, Excelsior Brigade.
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FIGHTING FOR HOME. The Story Of Alfred K. Oates And The Fifth Regiment, Excelsior Brigade.

By Oates, Christopher Ryan.

Warren Publishing:, 2006. 182 pages, illustrated in b&w. "Civil War historians have long known about the powerful, cohesive feelings within Civil War regiments, but rarely has a historian brought so alive the emotional force of comradeship as the author has done. This is history at its most moving, an achievement that has launched the author into the ranks of the best young Civil War historians today." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$50.00

CONFEDERATE SON. The Life And Times Of Hugh D. McCormick.

By McCormick, Hugh D.

Lucky Books:, 1993. 176 pages, illustrated. "Hugh D. McCormick is a Virginian, a true son of a Confederate Veteran. In a long and fascinating life he has been, among other things, an educator, a tobacco farmer, a salesman, an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps, a lawyer, a banker, and a public official." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. . Hard Cover. Fine/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

PROFILES IN COURAGE.

By Kennedy, John F.

Hamish Hamilton:, 1956. Pblished by Hamish Hamilton/Harper & Brothers: 1956, 266 pages. Dust jacket design by Patricia Davey."Senator Kennedy has used wonderful skill in transforming the facts of history into dramatic personal stories. There are suspense, colour and inspiration here, but first of all there is extraordinary understanding of that intangible thing called courage." VERY GOOD HARDCOVER, GOOD DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket. This rare edition is the U.S. edition then published in UK by Hamish Hamilton. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$350.00

CITY OF SEDITION. The History Of New York City During The Civil War.

By Strausbaugh, John.

Twelve: , 2016. 423 pages. "An engrossing account of a fascianting time and place in American hsitory. Strausbaugh gives us some of the great figures of the republic, along with Confederate spies, Irish mobs, and some of the most shameless scoundrels in the city's history." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET. . Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

SUPER TUESDAY. Regional Politics & Presidential Primaries.

By Norrander, Barbara.

University Press of Kentucky: , 1992. 239 pages. This book "emerges as an authoritative source not only on Super Tuesday but on many other aspects of presidential nomination." FINE- HARDCOVER, FINE- DUST JACKET. Dust jacket protected with a clear plastic acid-free jacket.. Hard Cover. Fine-/Fine-. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

THE FORGOTTEN MEMOIR OF JOHN KNOX. A Year In The Life Of A Supreme Court Clerk In FDR's Washington.
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THE FORGOTTEN MEMOIR OF JOHN KNOX. A Year In The Life Of A Supreme Court Clerk In FDR's Washington.

By Hutchinson, Dennis J. & David J. Garrow (edited by).

University of Chicago Press:, 2002. 288 pages, illustrated. This book "offers a candid, at times naïve, insider's view of the showdown between Roosevelt and the Court that took place in 1937. At the same time, it marvelously portrays a Washington culture now long gone." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET. . Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

AN ECONOMIC HISTORY OF WOMEN IN AMERICA. Women's Work, The Sexual Division Of Labor, And The Development Of Capitalism.

By Matthaei, Julie A.

Schocken:, 1982. 381 pages & numerous Tables. "The key to understanding woman's present and future economic position in the capitalist world lies in history." FINE HARDCOVER. Brown cloth covers, lettering is bright on the spine.. Hard Cover. Fine/No Dust Jacket Present.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$16.00

MADE IN AMERICA. The Arts In Modern Civilization.

By Kouwenhoven, John A.

Octagon Books:, 1975. 303 pages, illustrated. "This book is about America. It assumes that the elements of creative vitality in American civilization matter a great deal, not only to Americans but to other peoples as well. It was written in the conviction that we cannot understand the limitations or the achievements of that civilization if we continue to think of it solely as the product of western European culture, modified by the geography and climate of the New World." FINE HARDCOVER.. Hard Cover. Fine/Not Issued with a Dust Jacket.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

MY DEAR FRIEND. The Civil War Letters Of Alva Benjamin Spencer 3rd Georgia Regiment Company C.
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MY DEAR FRIEND. The Civil War Letters Of Alva Benjamin Spencer 3rd Georgia Regiment Company C.

By Wiggins, Clyde G., III.

Mercer University Press:, 2007. 225 pages. "Alva B. Spencer takes you through his personal experiences of grief, love, and the basic humility of things he was forced to do in time of war." FINE HARDCOVER. FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$25.00

WAR LIKE THE THUNDERBOLT. The Battle And Burning Of Atlanta.
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WAR LIKE THE THUNDERBOLT. The Battle And Burning Of Atlanta.

By Bonds, Russell S.

Westholme Publishing Co.:, 2009. The first printing, 522 pages, illustrated. "Called "the greatest event of the Civil War" by New York diarist George Templeton Strong, the epic struggle for the city of Atlanta in the bloody summer of 1864 was a pivotal moment in American history." FINE HARDCOVER, FINE DUST JACKET.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$20.00

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