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cover of The Betrayed: On Warriors, Cowboys, and Other Misfits

The Betrayed: On Warriors, Cowboys, and Other Misfits

by LaBaume, Jimmy T. (Gunny).

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
2013
Condition
VG
ISBN
9781490919744
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$23.75

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Flyover Press.com, 2013. Paperback. VG/Wraps. 531 pages. Autobiography of Marine who became dissatisfied with his country. VG/Wraps. Tight, No owner marks. Some finger-smudge on fore edge. Item #: E4496.
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cover of Bones for Barnum Brown: Adventures of a Dinosaur Hunter

Bones for Barnum Brown: Adventures of a Dinosaur Hunter

by Bird, Roland T.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint.
ISBN
9780875650111
Item Price
$16.45

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Fort Worth: TCU Press, 1985. Reprint. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 225 pages. A readable account of old-fashioned fossil-hunting, and the people and places of the old days which contributed so much to this area of science. B/w photos and drawings. End-notes and index. Near Fine/Wraps. A new copy with publisher stamp on endpaper. Item #: E4498.
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cover of Slide Rule: The Autobiography of an Engineer

Slide Rule: The Autobiography of an Engineer

by Shute, Nevil.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1954
Condition
VG
Edition
1st ed. [Stated].
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$45.00

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Melbourne: Heinemann, 1954. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. VG/Good+. 249 pages. The life of the prolific author of many bestselling books. Stated 'First Published 1954', in red cloth-covered boards with gilt titles on spine. Grey dustjacket with white titles, decorated with red and blue. Illustrated with b/w photos. VG/Good+. Very firm binding, no name or marks. Edges foxed and… Read more
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cover of Fair Game: My Life as a Spy, My Betrayal by the White House

Fair Game: My Life as a Spy, My Betrayal by the White House

by Wilson, Valerie Plame.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9781416537618
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$18.50

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 2007. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. 411 pages. The author sets the record straight. c'ya Scooter must be nice to get pardoned by TWO criminals. Color photos. Near Fine/VG. Tight book has no wear, no owner marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E4398.
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cover of Robert E. Lee, The Man and the Soldier: A Pictorial Biography

Robert E. Lee, The Man and the Soldier: A Pictorial Biography

by Stern, Philip Van Doren.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1963
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Reprint.
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$20.75

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New York: Bonanza Books, 1963. Reprint. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 256 pages. Illustrated throughout with more than 300 b/w photos, maps, and drawings. Grey cloth-covered boards, in gold and white pictorial dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no wear, no marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E4485.
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cover of Life of Pat Garrett: And the Taming of the Border Outlaw (facsimile)

Life of Pat Garrett: And the Taming of the Border Outlaw (facsimile)

by Scanland, John Milton.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1952
Condition
Fine
Edition
New Edition.
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$22.75

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El Paso: Carleton F. Hodge, 1952. New Edition. . Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 42 pages. "A history of the gun men and outlaws, and a life-story of the greatest sheriff of the old Southwest." This facsimile reprint of 1908 edition was made in 1952 by J.J. Lipsey, Rare Books, and has red card cover. Fine/Wraps. Clean, tight stapled pamphlet has… Read more
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cover of You Gotta Dance Like No One's Watching (SIGNED)

You Gotta Dance Like No One's Watching (SIGNED)

by Smith, Lester H.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780981990415
Item Price
$26.00

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Houston: Bright Sky Press, 2010. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 312 pages. Author's inspirational stories of working in the oil patch, becoming a two-time national ballroom dance champion, a cancer survivor, and giving back through philanthropy. Color photos, quoatations, SIGNED by the author on a bookplate pasted to front endpaper. Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no wear… Read more
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cover of The Stress of My Life (SIGNED)

The Stress of My Life (SIGNED)

by Selye, Hans.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1977
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780771080500
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$31.00

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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, Lt, 1977. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/VG. 272 pages. Biography, signed by the author on the halftitle page. Near Fine/VG. Tight, no wear or owner marks on book. Dustjacket has chips along top edge. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E4438.
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cover of The True Story of "Wild Bill" Hickok

The True Story of "Wild Bill" Hickok

by Buel, J.W. & J. Brussel.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1946
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
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$27.75

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New York: Atomic Books, Inc., 1946. 1st ed. . Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 96 pages. Original 1946 printing of biography of gun-fighter/showman. Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no owner marks. Edges tanned. Item #: E4449.
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cover of Billy the Kid: Las Vegas Newspaper Accounts of His Career, 1880-1881

Billy the Kid: Las Vegas Newspaper Accounts of His Career, 1880-1881

by Morrison (editor), W.M.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1958
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st ed. [Stated].
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$46.25

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Waco: W.M. Morrison-Books, 1958. 1st ed. [Stated].. Paperback. Fine/Wraps. 29 pages. Blue card cover with black title on stapled pamphlet. Newspaper accounts taken from the Las Vegas Gazette and Las Vegas Daily Optic for the yeas 1880 and 1881. Las Vegas, New Mexico was the marketing center for the area in which the Kid operated. This copy from… Read more
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cover of Rauschenberg / Art and Life

Rauschenberg / Art and Life

by Kotz, Mary Lynn.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st ed.
ISBN
9780810937529
Item Price
$30.50

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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1990. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 319 pages. The life and work of the artist, with 200 illustrations, including 92 plates in full color. Bright pictorial dustjacket. Fine/Fine. Tight, no wear, no owner marks. Dj in protective mylar sleeve. Item #: E4427.
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cover of The Authentic Story of Billy the Kid

The Authentic Story of Billy the Kid

by Garrett, Pat.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1946
Condition
VG
Edition
1st ed.
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$30.25

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New York: Atomic Books, Inc., 1946. 1st ed. . Paperback. VG/Wraps. 126 pages. With foreword by John M. Scanlan and eyewitness reports edited by J. Brussel. Scarce, especially in this very nice condition. Front cover features a rider hanging backwards off the side of his mount, and firing a pistol over the horse's rump. Cover title is Billy… Read more
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cover of Vinegarroon: The Saga of Judge Roy Bean, Law West of the Pecos

Vinegarroon: The Saga of Judge Roy Bean, Law West of the Pecos

by McDaniel, Ruel.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1936
Condition
VG
Edition
1st ed.
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$16.75

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Kinsport, TN: Southern Publishers, 1936. 1st ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 143 pages. The biography of the man who set himself up as the dispenser of justice between the Pecos River and El Paso. Also tells how the court-room and bar came to be named The Jersey Lilly after the famous and notorious English actress. VG/No Jacket. Binding… Read more
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cover of Father Peter Rookey: Man of Miracles

Father Peter Rookey: Man of Miracles

by Parsons, Heather.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9781898715023
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$20.75

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Dublin: Robert Andrew Press, 1994. Paperback. Near Fine/Wraps. 176 pages. Biography of priest who has been a channel for miracles since 1948. Near Fine/Wraps. Tight, no wear, no name or marks. Item #: E4361.
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cover of Last Hayride (SIGNED)

Last Hayride (SIGNED)

by Maginnis, John.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1984
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
Item Price
$18.00

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Baton Rouge: Gris Gris Press, 1984. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good+. 354 pages. Colorful career of the Cajun governor of Louisiana.Red cloth-covered boards, red dustjacket with white titles. Signed by the author on front free endpaper. Near Fine/Good+. Book is clean, tight, without wear. Dustjacket has wear and small tears along top edge. Dj in protective mylar… Read more
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cover of Drew Pearson: An Unauthorized Biography

Drew Pearson: An Unauthorized Biography

by Pilat, Oliver.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1973
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed. [Stated].
ISBN
9780061264993
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$18.25

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New York: Harper's Magazine, 1973. 1st ed. [Stated].. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 332 pages. Biography of journalit who wielded a fearful pen in Washington politics and society. Near Fine/Near Fine. Tight, no wear, no owner marks. Tiny spot on top edge. White dustjacket has pale tanning to spine and top edges, but no wear. Item #: E4413.
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cover of It's Been Fun! (SIGNED)

It's Been Fun! (SIGNED)

by Wells, Carter.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1986
Condition
VG
Edition
1st ed.
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$22.75

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Colorado Springs: Worls-Link Books, 1986. 1st ed. . Paperback. VG/No Jacket. 94 pages. Little anecdotes by a man who has had many interesting events, people, and adventures in his life. Inscribed "Warmest regards and thanks!" and signed by the authoron the titlepage. VG/No Jacket. Clean, tight, a diagonal bend in front cover, otherwise no wear. Item #: E4382.
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cover of The Diary of William Fairfax Gray: From Virginia to Texas, 1835-1 1 of 500 Copies

The Diary of William Fairfax Gray: From Virginia to Texas, 1835-1 1 of 500 Copies

by Gray, William Fairfax & Paul Lack.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1997
Condition
VG
Edition
Limited ed.
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$77.25

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Dallas: SMU Press, 1997. Limited ed. . Hardcover. VG/No Jacket. 303 pages. Edited from the original manuscript, with an introduction and notes by Paul Lack. Published by SMU for De Golyer Library and William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies. A limited edition of 500 copies designed by W. Thomas Taylor. Maroon cloth-covered boards, white cloth spine with… Read more
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cover of Thomas J. Rusk: Soldier, Statesman, Jurist

Thomas J. Rusk: Soldier, Statesman, Jurist

by Clarke, Mary Whatley.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st ed.
Item Price
$74.50

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Austin: Jenkins/Pemberton, 1971. 1st ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 274 pages. Biography of Thomas Rusk, a hero at San Jacinto, congressman and state leader till the time of his suicide over the death of his wife. Grey cloth-covered boards, orange-heather cloth spine, black titles. Bibliography, endnotes, index. Mottled grey dustjacket. Near Fine/Near Fine. Light foxing on top… Read more
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cover of A Personal Country

A Personal Country

by Greene, A.C.

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Schroeder's Book Haven
Published
1979
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Revised ed.
ISBN
9780890960776
Item Price
$22.00

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College Station: Texas A & M, 1979. Revised ed. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Good+. 328 pages. Illustrated with drawings by Ancel Nunn. Country west of Fort Worth and Abilene was the land of his youth and focus of Greene's reminiscence. A Texas classic. Cream colored dustjacket, red titles, red illustration of cows standing under a bare tree. Near Fine/Good+.… Read more
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