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THE PATRIOT CHIEFS - Studies of Nine Great Leaders of the American Indians

by Josephy, Alvin M.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1962
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Very Good
Edition
First UK Edition
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London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1962. (xiv) 364 pp. Green boards decorated in red and silver on the spine; endpaper maps. Edge and corner wear on the dustjacket with some minor rubbing on the panels; price intact; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white plates and maps. The Chapters are: The Real Hiawatha; The Betrayal… Read more
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HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS

by Trumbull, Henry

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
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Very Good
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First Printing - First Thus
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Toronto: Coles Canadiana Collection - Coles Publishing, 1972. (vii) 320 pp. Trade paperback format. This was originally published in Boston in 1846. Wear around the edges with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. The full title of this is: HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS: To Which Is Prefixed a Short Account of the Discovery… Read more
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INDIANS OF THE SOUTHWEST

by Goddard, Pliny Earle

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1927
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Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
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New York: American Museum of Natural History, 1927. 201 pp. Gold cloth with a brown pictorial and brown lettering on the front panel; lettered in brown on the spine; profusely illustrated with black and white photographs, drawings and maps. Light wear at the corners; no interior markings; the front hinge is slightly loose and the rear hinge is… Read more
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AMERICA BECOMES A WORLD POWER - 1890 - 1920

by Farr, Naunerle (edited by D'Ann Calhoun and Lawrence W. Bloch)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780883011997
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$7.95

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West Haven, Connecticut: Pendulum Press, 1976. 61 pp. Trade paperback format. Light wear on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings by Resty Ronguillo. The Contents are: Mexico Alaska and Hawaii are freed from European control; The ports of Japan are opened to trade with western nations; The Spanish-American… Read more
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BEFORE THE CIVIL WAR - 1830 - 1860

by Farr, Naunerle (edited by D'Ann Calhoun and Lawrence W. Bloch)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780883012260
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West Haven, Connecticut: Pendulum Press, 1976. 61 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a slightly faded spine; no interior markings. Illustrated throughout with drawings by E. R. Cruz. The Contents are: The Americans Begin Fighting with Mexico; Brigham Young and the Mormons; New Mexico and California; The Indians Forcefully Moved -… Read more
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AMERICA TODAY - 1945 - 1976

by Farr, Naunerle (edited by D'Ann Calhoun and Lawrence W. Bloch)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780883012345
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West Haven, Connecticut: Pendulum Press, 1976. 62 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings by Nardo Cruz. The Contents are: Efforts toward integration in the south move along quickly; Both America and the Soviet Union send men into space; John F. Kennedy… Read more
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FAMOUS INDIAN LEADERS - Following Historic Trails

by Hauck, Philomena; Snow, Kathleen M.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780920490990
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Calgary, Alberta: Detselig Enterprises, 1989. 90 pp. Trade papeback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside; no other interior markings. Illustrated with black and white drawings and maps. The Chapters are: Dekanahwideh; Chief Membertou; Kondiaronk; Pontiac; Joseph Brant; Crowfoot; and Maquinna; followed by a glossary.. First Edition.… Read more
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THE CIVIL WAR - 1850 - 1876

by Farr, Naunerle (edited by D'Ann Calhoun and Lawrence W. Bloch)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780883012284
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West Haven, Connecticut: Pendulum Press, 1976. 61 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a slightly faded spine; no interior markings. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Nestor Redondo. The Contents are: Nat Turner's Revolt - The Underground Railroad; Frederick Douglass - Henry Clay - John Brown - Slavery; Abraham Lincoln Elected President;… Read more
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A VANISHED WORLD

by Sneller, Anne Gertrude

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1964
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press, 1964. (ix) 365 pp. Beige cloth decorated with black on the front panel; decorated with black and silver on the spine. Light wear on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings by Nancy B. Perkins. The Chapters are: Grandfather and Grandmother Moulton; The… Read more
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THE BUGGIES STILL RUN

by Kissinger, Warren S. (foreword by Paul Peachey)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1983
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780871781239
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Elgin, Illinois: The Brethren Press, 1983. 126 pp. Light wear on the corners with an uncreased spine and some rubbing on the front cover; store stamped. The Contents are: Preface; Lancaster County and the Plain People; The Pilgrimage of Simplicity; Blessed Are the Peacemakers; Members One of Another; Chewing What You Can't Swallow; and A City Set… Read more
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THE NEW SOLDIER

by Kerry, John

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$99.95

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New York: Macmillan and Company, 1971. 174 pp. Black cloth with a silver pictorial and silver lettering on the front panel; lettered in silver on the spine; olive green endpapers. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket with a crease on the front flap; price intact; no interior markings. Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs.… Read more
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ATTACK AND DIE - Civil War Military Tactics and the Southern Heritage

by McWhiney, Grady; Jamieson, Perry D.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780817300739
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$9.95

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University, Alabama: University of Alabama Press, 1982. (xv) 209 pp. Green boards decorated in gilt on the spine; headband; blue endpapers. Some wear on the corners with a few nicks around the edges of the dustjacket; price intact. The Chapters are: Preface; Acknowledgements; PART ONE: What Happened; It Was Not War - It Was Murder; PART TWO: How It Happened;… Read more
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HEROES OF THE NEGRO LEAGUES

by Chiarello, Mark; Morelli, Jack (introduction by Monte Irvin)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780810994348
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$29.95

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New York: Abrams - Harry N. Abrams, 2007. 128 pp. Pictorial boards matching the dustjacket; illustrated endpapers; headband. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; no interior markings. Includes a DVD documentary, Only the Ball Was White, produced to accompany this book. Also includes three dropped-in baseball cards, two in the old cigarette pack style,… Read more
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A NOBLE GAME - A History of the Negro Baseball Leagues

by Pascoe, Will

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781419645471
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Toronto: BookSurge, 2006. 161 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. This includes three dropped-in baseball cards, two in the old cigarette pack style, both printed by Sports Card News in 1992, one featuring Lou Dials and one featuring Josh Gibson; also included is a card from… Read more
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BASEBALL AND THE COLOR LINE

by Gilbert, Tom

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780531157473
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New York: Franklin Watts - The African American Experience, 1995. 176 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. This includes two dropped-in baseball cards, one in the old cigarette pack style featuring Cool Papa Bell from the 1992 Sports Card… Read more
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BATTLE AT ALCATRAZ - A Desperate Attempt to Escape the Rock

by Lageson, Ernest B.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1999
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Very Good+
Edition
Sixth Printing
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Omaha, Nebraska: Addicus Books, 1999. (ix) 281 pp. Trade paperback format. Signed by Ernest B. Lageson on the inside of the front cover. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's writing, no interior markings. Illustrated with a map. In May 1946, six inmates of Alcatraz attemped to escape.… Read more
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THE GREAT ONES - Ten Black Lives

by Kaland, William (introduction John Hope Franklin)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780671470043
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New York: Washington Square Press, 1970. (xv) 176 pp. Edge and corner wear with a small dent in the front cover and an uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside. Based on the Westinghouse radio series, this collection contains the following: Benjamin Banneker - Mathematician; Frederick Douglass - Abolitionist; Harriet Tubman - Liberator; Paul Laurence Dunbar - Poet; Daniel… Read more
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THE GANGS OF NEW YORK

by Asbury, Herbert

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1950
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Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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Toronto: Avon Books, 1950. 217 pp. followed by a glossary of slang. Avon Book 263, although the number isn't showing. Edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. From the days of the murderous Five Points Gang to the more recent underworld mobs led by such men as Owney Madden and Little… Read more
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THE MA AND PA MURDERS - and Other Perfect Crimes: True Crime Stories

by Solomon, Louis

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780397315772
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Philadelphia and New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1976. 157 pp. Orange cloth lettered in black on the spine; illustrated with black and white photographs. Light edge and corner wear on the dustjacket with some minor rubbing on the front panel; price clipped; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Great Free Fall Felony: The Highjacking… Read more
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SATCH, DIZZY AND RAPID ROBERT - The Wild Saga of Interracial Baseball before Jackie Robinson

by Gay, Timothy M.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781416547983
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 2010. (xvi) 349 pp. Quarter-bound in black on teal boards; lettered in silver on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white plates. Lightly rubbed at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Prologue: May 1942; Interracial Barnstorming Before Satch - Leroy Satchel Paige; Satch… Read more
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