Historical Biography

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The Royals

The Royals

by Kitty Kelly

Chapters From a Life

Chapters From a Life

by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps

Special Envoy To Churchill and Stalin 1941-1946

Special Envoy To Churchill and Stalin 1941-1946

by W Averell and Abel, Elie Harriman

Alexander the Great

Alexander the Great

by Dimitrios Pandermalis

The Native's Return

The Native's Return

by Louis Adamic

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A Memoir

by Ruth Suckow

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Special Envoy To Churchill and Stalin, 1941-194

by W Averell and Abel, Elie Harriman

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The Life Of Captain James Cook

by John Cawte Beaglehole

Historical Biography Books & Ephemera

Personal History

Personal History

by Graham, Katharine

Personal History is the autobiography of Katharine Graham. It was published in 1997 and won the Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography in 1998. The book received widespread critical acclaim for its candour in dealing with her husband's mental illness, and the challenges she faced in a male-dominated working environment.
The Brighton Story

The Brighton Story

by Collins, Geraldine

Tamarisk Tree

Tamarisk Tree

by Russell, Dora

Cissy

Cissy

by Martin, Ralph G

Sir Christopher Wren

Sir Christopher Wren

by Little, Bryan

Alfred Tennyson and Somersby

Alfred Tennyson and Somersby

by Charles Tennyson

Chipped lower edge else minor wear. An 8-page pamphlet. . Good. Soft cover. 1962.
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£3.75
Northern Folk 2

Northern Folk 2

by Bernard McCormick

newton Aycliffe: Bermac Publications. Lightly creased cover. Bumped corner. . Good. Soft cover. 1st Edition. 2003.
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£5.00
Pricess Diana

Pricess Diana

by Jane G. Goldberg & Lochlainn Seabrook

PRINCESS DIANA: MODERN DAY MOON GODDESS120 pages, illustrated Esteemed psychoanalyst Jane G. Goldberg, Ph.D. and award-winning historian and author Colonel Lochlainn Seabrook have joined forces to create an altogether unique and intriguing nonfiction work on one of the most beloved figures of all time.
Goldberg, a Louisiana native and now a New York therapist, sees Diana's growth - from self-deprecating ingénue, to royal mother, to powerful and independent woman - as an inevitable process in the... Read more
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$19.99
Eisenhower at War 1943-1945

Eisenhower at War 1943-1945

by Eisenhower, David (signed)

New York: Random House, 1986. INSCRIBED / SIGNED by DAVID EISENHOWER on the front endpaper (see photos). Fine condition in a Very Good dust jacket (price clipped). A bright, shiny, clean, square, tight copy. Sharp corners. NO remainder mark. Pages are clean and crisp -- probably never read. NO underlining. NO highlighting. NO margin notes. Illustrated with 24 maps (several are double-page) and 16 pages of photos on glossy stock. Appendix: Principal Figures. Glossary of Terms and Acronyms.... Read more
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$23.95
Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln

by Lochlainn Seabrook

Abraham Lincoln: The Southern ViewBy Colonel Lochlainn Seabrook 654 page paperbackNearly everything you've been taught about Abraham Lincoln comes from pro-North authors and publishers. So if you want to know who he really was, you'll need to read about him from the South's perspective.Award-winning author Colonel Lochlainn Seabrook provides an in-depth look at our sixteenth president as seen through the eyes of Dixie. Revealed is a man completely unknown to most Americans, both North and South; an... Read more
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$27.99
The God of War

The God of War

by Lochlainn Seabrook

"The God of War: Nathan Bedford Forrest as He Was Seen By His Contemporaries"By Colonel Lochlainn Seabrook 358 pages. If you are interested in learning about the real Nathan Bedford Forrest as opposed to the one-dimensional cardboard villain fabricated by Liberals, then you will want to read The God of War: Nathan Bedford Forrest As He Was Seen By His Contemporaries, by award-winning Southern historian and Forrest scholar Colonel Lochlainn Seabrook. Here you will discover the authentic Forrest in the... Read more
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$27.99
My Story of the War: A Woman's Narrative  of Four Years Personal Experience  as Nurse in the Union Army, ..., 1889 FIRST EDITION

My Story of the War: A Woman's Narrative of Four Years Personal Experience as Nurse in the Union Army, ..., 1889 FIRST EDITION

by Livermore, Mary A

My Story of the War: A Woman's Narrative of Four Years Personal Experience as Nurse in the Union Army, and in Relief Work at Home, in Hospitals, Camps, and at the Front, during the War of the Rebellion with Anecdotes, Pathetic Incidents, and Thrilling Reminiscences Portraying The Lights and Shadows of Hospital Life and The Sanitary Service of the War. by Mary A Livermore. Superbly Illustrated with Portraits and Numerous full page engravings on steel, and fine chromo-lithograph plates. Hartford Conn: A D... Read more
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$325.00
The Constitution of the Confederate States of America Explained

The Constitution of the Confederate States of America Explained

by Lochlainn Seabrook

THE CONSTITUTION OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA, EXPLAINED A Clause-by-Clause Study of the South's Magna CartaBy Lochlainn Seabrook 162 pages. Patterned on the Constitution of the United States of America, the Constitution of the Confederate States of America was written during February and March 1861 by a committee of twelve Southern political leaders, whose states had recently seceded from the Union. A revolutionary document then as now, its writers and supporters hoped the CS Constitution would... Read more
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$16.99
Cissy: The Extraordinary Life of Eleanor Medill Patterson

Cissy: The Extraordinary Life of Eleanor Medill Patterson

by Ralph G. Martin

Simon & Schuster, 1979-09-28. First Edition. Hardcover. Like New. Signed by Author. Hardcover with DJ. 1ST EDITION. SIGNED BY AUTHOR (name only...no inscription) on front end paper. Dust jacket shows very minor shelving wear, otherwise an unblemished copy.; 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed! Ships same or next business day!
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$27.95
East Anglian Epitaphs and Inscriptions

East Anglian Epitaphs and Inscriptions

by Anon

Castell Publishing. Minimal wear. . Near Fine. Soft cover. 2003.
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£6.00
"A Rebel Born: The Sreenplay"

"A Rebel Born: The Sreenplay"

by Lochlainn Seabrook

A REBEL BORN: THE SCREENPLAY hardcover By Lochlainn Seabrook In light of the recent film issues, we decided to take the unusual step of turning it into a book - making it available to the general public for the first time! Col. Seabrook's powerful, transformative script follows Southern icon Nathan Bedford Forrest from young adulthood to the closing years of his amazing action-packed life. Both entertaining and historically accurate, this sweeping Southern-oriented drama offers the reader a rare... Read more
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$22.99
Huldrych Zwingli ; His Life & Work

Huldrych Zwingli ; His Life & Work

by Ulrich Gabler

T. & T. Clark Publishers, Ltd., 1999. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. VG hardcover in VG jacket. 1999. Pages all clean/unmarked. Mild scuffs. Binding solid. Jacket bright and clean. Solid. 196 pp..
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$24.50
Sir Christopher Wren

Sir Christopher Wren

by Little, Bryan

Hardback. Good.
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£2.09
The History and Curious Adventures of Bampfylde-Moore Carew, King of the Mendicants

The History and Curious Adventures of Bampfylde-Moore Carew, King of the Mendicants

by Anonymous; Bampfylde-Moore Carew; from library of Roger de Coverly

London: Robert Davies SEE PHOTOS. Very Good condition but for usual darkening of pages. Bound in simple but tasteful, half morocco and marbled boards. Leather is well-preserved. Marbled paper is rubbed/chipped at extremities. No date (but circa 1880-1890?). Illustrated title page. Bampfylde-Moore Carew (1693-1770?) was called "King of the gipsies." "His career was a long series of swindling and imposture, very ingeniously carried out… He continued his course of vagabond... Read more
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$150.00
The Conquest of Paradise

The Conquest of Paradise

by Kirkpatrick Sale

Plume Book, NY, 1990. Later Printing. Softcover. Biography; History; Christopher Columbus and the Columbian Legacy. (453 Pgs.) Near fine.
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$13.95
"The Martian Anomalies" New Illustrated, Color Paperback

"The Martian Anomalies" New Illustrated, Color Paperback

by Lochlainn Seabrook

"The Martian Anomalies: A Photographic Search for Intelligent Life on Mars"By Lochlainn Seabrook - Has there ever been intelligent life on Mars? Conventional scientists say no. But award-winning historian, Lochlainn Seabrook, believes that view is premature and unscientific. To prove his point, he has written The Martian Anomalies, a one-of-a-kind book filled with some 1,000 color images, carefully hand-picked from NASA's massive Mars photo collection. Using these images as his foundation, he takes the... Read more
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$24.99
Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry. Fifteenth Edition, corrected by the Author.

Sketches of the Life and Character of Patrick Henry. Fifteenth Edition, corrected by the Author.

by WIRT William

New York, : Derby & Jackson, 1858,. 190x125mm,. 468 pages, editor's binding. Foxing.
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CHF 40.30
Sam Walton: The Inside Story of America's Richest Man

Sam Walton: The Inside Story of America's Richest Man

by Vance H. Trimble

Dutton, 1990. First Ed.. Hardcover. The Inside Story of America's Richest Man - 319 Pgs. - DJ, VVG
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$16.95
FRANCIS GALTON. The Life and Work of a Victorian Genius.

FRANCIS GALTON. The Life and Work of a Victorian Genius.

by FORREST, D. W

New York, : Taplinger Publishing Co., Inc., 1974,. 235x160mm,. 340 pages, editor's binding with jacket.
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CHF 23.00
Confederate Flag Facts

Confederate Flag Facts

by Lochlainn Seabrook

Confederate Flag Facts: What Every American Should Know About Dixie's Southern Cross356 pagesIs the Confederate Battle Flag truly a symbol of "hatred, racism, and slavery," as Liberals maintain? Of course not. It's the opposite: it's a symbol of Christian love, universal brotherhood, and freedom, but they don't want you to know that! More importantly it's a sacred symbol of Southern heritage, history, and honor, one that every traditional Southerner is rightfully proud of.
In Confederate Flag Facts: What... Read more
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$19.99
Old Roads from the Heart of New York: Journeys Today by Ways of Yesterday, Within Thirty Miles around the Battery

Old Roads from the Heart of New York: Journeys Today by Ways of Yesterday, Within Thirty Miles around the Battery

by Comstock, Sarah

New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1915. Very Good++ condition. A bright, clean, square, tight copy (see photos). Sharp corners. Inner hinges are perfectly sound. NO owner's name or bookplate. Pages are fresh and crisp. NO underlining. NO highlighting. NO margin notes. Top edge gilt. Bound in the original maroon cloth. NO fading. Gilt stamping on the spine and front cover is still bright and shiny. With 100 illustrations by the Author and others. First printing, with 1915... Read more
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$94.95
The Caudills

The Caudills

by Lochlainn Seabrook

The Caudills: An Etymological, Ethnological, and Genealogical StudyBy Col. Lochlainn Seabrook 300 pages. The Caudills are one of America's largest and most historically interesting families. Originating in the South in the early 1700s, they have today spread out across nearly all fifty states, playing a vital role in the settling of America, from Appalachia to the Pacific Ocean. In his book The Caudills: An Etymological, Ethnological, and Genealogical Study, the author, award-winning Southern historian... Read more
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$27.95
Ghosts of the Rialto

Ghosts of the Rialto

by Daniele Vare

London: John Murray. Edge-worn and torn jacket. Book has a small patch of sunning to lower spine else minimal wear. . Very Good. Hardcover. 1956.
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£8.00
Confederate Monuments

Confederate Monuments

by Lochlainn Seabrook

Confederate Monuments: Why Every American Should Honor Confederate Soldiers and Their Memorials
By Lochlainn Seabrook; 432 pages; hardcoverWhy is the Left targeting Confederate monuments for removal and destruction? Ignorance, social spite, and political expediency! But the Liberal's sinister efforts to eradicate American history do more than just offend the living. They are an insult to the honor and memory of one of the most courageous and patriotic serviceman the world has ever known: the... Read more
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$29.99
Conquer and Colonize: Stevenson's Regiment and California

Conquer and Colonize: Stevenson's Regiment and California

by Biggs, Donald C

U.S.A.: Presidio Press, 1977. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Copyright date 1977, first edition, first printing. Light Brown and dark Brown cover over boards with gold lettering and design on the spine. Illustrated from early paintings, engravings, documents and other sources. No tears, bent pages, nor any writing. Dust jacket, no tears, bent flaps, nor is it price clipped. Very light soiling to the back of the jacket and along the front and back grooves. Dust jacket now in a clear... Read more
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$110.00