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Touched by Fire, a Photographic Portrait of the CIVIL War, Volume One

By: Davis, William C. (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Little, Brown: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17932


313 pages; Fine/Very Good. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. DJ has tape repair at top spine end - almost the same color as the illustration. Jacket looks very, very nice in protective sleeve. Truly great photos. Since the invention of the camera, almost every major conflict has been recorded in photographs, and most more completely then the Civil War. Yet it is still that war's images which most capture the attention and imagin... View more info

Touched by Fire, a Photographic Portrait of the CIVIL War, Volume Two

By: Davis, William C. (Ed)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Little, Brown: 1986

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17933


331 pages; Fine/Very Good. Beautiful boards with bright gilt lettering. Large (10 x 10) . Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square, and pages are clean. DJ has repair tape at edges - almost un-seen. Now in protective sleeve. The most illustrative relics of the Civil War, its photographs, records the passion and the horror of "a generation touched by fire." View more info

Miss Ravenel's Conversion From Secession to Loyalty

By: De Forest, John William; Gravett, Sharon L. (Intro)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NE, University of Nebraska Press: 1998

Edition: Reprint; First Printing

Seller ID: 17006


466 pages; Fine condition. New. Not a used book. No creases. Solid, clean. Miss Ravenel’s Conversion is important in American literary history as the first novel to depict the Civil War with realism. Its battlefield scenes owe much to John De Forest’s own experience as a captain in that conflict. But in 1867 genteel readers were affronted by De Forest’s frank view of war and sex. View more info

Prison Life During the Rebellion; Being a Brief Narrative of the Miseries and Sufferings of Six Hundred Confederate Prisoners Sent From Fort Delaware to Morris' Island to be Punished

By: Fuzzlebug, Fritz

Price: $260.00

Publisher: VA, Joseph Funk's Sons: 1869

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19263


48 pages; Good condition. 48 page booklet - self published in 1869. Sewn binding. Chipped at the edges. Stained covers - but not badly. SMU Ex-Library - Not to be taken from Library stamp on inside back cover. Light stain along the top edge of the pages. Tear at spine edge of front cover. Outside page edges are age tanned. An account of the conditions and happenings of a Confederate prisoner of war soldier. Several pages of names of prisoners, where they were captured an... View more info

THE NORTH FIGHTS THE CIVIL WAR: THE HOME FRONT

By: Gallman, J. Matthew

Price: $15.00

Publisher: IL, Ivan R. Dee: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4682


The American Ways Series; 211 pages; Near Fine/Fine. Remainder dot. As New. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. Un-read Tight. DJ is Great! Now in protective sleeve. An Excellent Gift! In the wake of the firing on Fort Sumter, outraged Northerners looked forward to a quick and decisive victory over the Confederate rebels. But after the First Battle of Bull Run, it became clear to supporters of the Union that the Civil War would be ... View more info

Valley Forge - Yesterday and Today

By: Heaton, Ronald E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: PA, 1968

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 14453


65 pages; Near Fine condition. No creases. Navy blue covers. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, clean. An excellent gift! Valley Forge with the History text by Mr. Heaton is a wonderful book all about the restoration and keeping up of Valley Forge. It has a map and tour description. Most every page has pictures. View more info

America's CIVIL War - Magazine, November 30, 1991

By: Morris, Jr. Roy (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Empire Press: 1991

Seller ID: 5908


Fine condition. No Creases. Tiny bit of shelf rub at edges. Solid, Clean. Magazine has several historical articles and A Review, or Editorial on John Pemberton. Articles include: Lee and Jackson; Hill of Death; Lincoln's Recruit; Confederate Torpedoes; Kelly's Ford. Great Reading! View more info

THE BETTER ANGEL - Walt Whitman in the Civil War

By: Morris, Roy, Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 4655


270 pages; Fine condition. As New condition. A sweet and powerful study of Whitman's Civil War years - The Denter Post. A balanced, insightful portrait of a complex man discovering himself and his poetry through the injured sons of the nation he loved - American History. View more info

THE ENGLISH CIVIL WAR AND AFTER 1642 - 1658

By: Parry, R. H. (Ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CA, University of California: 1974

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 4453


127 pages; Very Good Plus condition. Light shelf rub to the back cover. A Solid, Clean, Tight copy. NO creases. In this volume seven distinquished British scholars present their current thinking on the complex issues of the Great Rebellion of the seventeenth century. Trade Paperback. View more info

ABRAHAM LINCOLN, The War Years Volume Four (4) ONLY

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace: 1939

Edition: No Printing Noted

Seller ID: 5590


515 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. Just a bit of shelf wear at spine tips and corner tips. Light bump bottom back corner tip. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean and tight. This if Volume 4 ONLY. With 426 half-tones of photographs and cuts of cartoons, letters, documents. View more info

ABRAHAM LINCOLN, The War Years Volume One ONLY (1)

By: Sandburg, Carl

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace: 1939

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 20010


660 pages; Very Good Plus/No Jacket. One book only - Volume One. Just a tiny bit of shelf wear at spine tips and corner. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. 1939 latest date on copyright page with code N.4.60 - I would assume the book was issued in 1960. Includes 426 half-tones of photographs, and 244 cuts of cartoons, letters, documents. View more info

Americans at War

By: Stephen, Ambrose

Price: $8.00

Publisher: University Press Mississippi: 1997

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19313


201 pages; Near Fine condition. Light front hinge crease. No spine creases. Solid, clean. Although World War II has been the backdrop for most of Stephen E. Ambrose writings - here he writes of America's other wars too - the Civil War, Korea, Vietnam, and the Cold War. Fascinating reading! Trade Paperback. View more info

Secret Missions Of The CIVIL War

By: Stern, Philip V.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1990

Edition: Sixteenth Printing

Seller ID: 2255


320 pages; Fine/Fine. Boards are straight, tips are pointed, spine is square and pages are clean. DJ is also Fine! In protective sleeve. An excellent gift! These are first hand accounts by men and women who risked their lives in underground activities for the North and South during the Civil War. View more info

Pomp And Circumstance

By: Stewart, Fred M.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, N A L: 1991

Seller ID: 3424


Ex-Library; (pgs. 416) Very Good Plus/Very Good Plus. Remainder. This Ex-library book still has the pocket but the top corner of the front FFP is cut off where they removed the security bar. Usual stamps. Very slight lean. Boards are straight and tips are pointed. Pages are Clean. DJ was covered with protective sleeve then taped at the board ends (no paste or glue) . Spine label. View more info

The Spanish CIVIL War

By: Thomas, Hugh

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Harper Colophon: 1974

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller ID: 15201


720 pages; 1974 Edition. Very Good Plus condition. No creases. Just bit of shelf rub to edges. Tee-niny drop bottom front cover edge. Solid, otherwise clean. A full, vivid, and deeply serious treatment The Spanish Civil War. Trade Paperback. View more info