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Grant Strikes a Fatal Blow : the Campaign for Vicksburg Volume II

by Bearss, Edwin Cole

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Published
1986
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Very Good. No dust jacket issued
Edition
First edition
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$168.00

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Dayton, OH: Morningside House, Inc., 1986. First edition. Hardcover in full cloth. Very Good. No dust jacket issued. Thick octavo (slightly oversize) Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket issued, Light scuffing on spine. 689 p. w/ maps, illustrations, footnotes, index, and maps on endpapers. Volume 2 of a three volume seminal work… Read more
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$168.00
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Civil War Prisons : a Study in War Psychology

by Hesseltine, William Best

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Published
1930
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$45.00

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Columbus, OH: The Ohio State University Press, 1930. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket. 1970 gift inscription from a student to a professor on pasedown. P. 177 has a small tear at top near hinge not affecting text. Ownership stamp on flyleaf. 290 p. w/… Read more
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Cincinnati, OH: Lyman & Cushing, 1890. First edition. Leather Bound Hardcover. Good. Tall, thick octavo in original brown leather with 4 raised bands, and black label with titles in gilt. Scuffing and scratches to boards. Some wear and chipping at head of spine. A bit of soiling at top of textblock. Front joint weak but attached, rear joint… Read more
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$1,100.00
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Bridge Building in Wartime : Colonel Wesley Brainerd's Memoir of the 50th New York Volunteer Engineers

by Brainerd, Wesley. edited by Ed Malles

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Published
1997
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$35.00

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Knoxville, TN: University of Tennessee Press, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. Publishers staamp on endpaper. Book is intact, no prining defects. 415 p. w/ appendices, endnotes, bibliography, index. A fascinating look into the logistical support of the war, thought the words of… Read more
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The Hidden Civil War : the Story of the Copperheads

by Gray, Wood

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Published
1942
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$35.00

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New York, NY: Viking Press, 1942. First edition. Hardcover. Good/good. Thick octavo (standard size). Inscribed and SIGNED "Wood" on flyleaf by the author. Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Dj has more wear with chipping at head and heel of spine, and the lower left corner of rear dj cover missing, with no loss to… Read more
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A Sergeant's Story : Civil War Diary of Jacob J. Zorn 1862-1865

by Zorn, Jacob J. edited by Barbara M. Croner

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Published
1999
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$65.00

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Apollo, PA: Closson Press, 1999. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket issued. Dark Grey cloth with gilt lettering and tent design on cover, gilt lettering on spine. 212 p. w/ illus., index, appendix. Zorn in Co. F, 142nd Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, I Corps,… Read more
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U. S. Rifles and Rifle-Muskets of the Civil War. Volume 1 U.S. and Confederate Arms and Armories During the American Civil War

by Whisker, James Biser

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Published
2002
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$185.00

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Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellom Press, 2002. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Very small spot to front board. 249 p. w/ chapter endnotes, bibliography, short index. A history of the rifles and manufacturing firms, with detailed information from the businesses, including production, tools, inventories, deliveries, technology, scandals,… Read more
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Rush's Lancers : the Sixth Pennsylvania Cavalry in the Civil War

by Wittenberg, Eric J.

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Published
2007
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$40.00

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Yardley, PA: Westholme, 2007. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/very good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. Name of former owner on pastedown. 313 p. w/ illus., a few maps, extensive endnotes, bibliography, index. A good modern unit history of this all volunteer Union cavalry regiment, respected by even the US… Read more
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Libby Life : Experiences of a Prisoner of War in Richmond, Va., 1863-1864

by Cavada, Lieutenant Colonel F. F. [ Federico Fernández ]

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Published
1865
Condition
Good
Edition
First edition
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$55.00

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Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1865. First edition. Hardcover. Good. First ed. 1865. Good hardcover. Octavo (standard size). Blue cloth with "Prison Life in Richmond" on gilt on spine. Some wear to edges and corners of boards. Corners bumped. Large white stain on front cover, possibly paint, and a much smaller one at rear. Wear to head and… Read more
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Advance and Retreat : Personal Experiences in the United States and Confederate States Armies

by Hood, J. B.

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Published
1880
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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New Orleans: Hood Orphan Memorial Fund, 1880. First edition. Hardcover. Very good. Octavo (standard size) Library Binding. NOT ex-library. Some wear to edges and corners of boards, some scuffing to covers. Water staining to first 8 pages. 358 p. w/ maps (1 folding) and illus. The memoir of a controversial Confederate General, injured at Gettysburg. He uses a… Read more
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New York, NY: Ralph B. Kenyon, 1896. First edition. Hardcover. Fair. Octavo (standard size) Library Binding. NOT Ex-library. Wear to edges and corners of boards, some scuffing to covers. Water staining to page edges of majority of pages, more so at front and rear. 509 p. w/ maps and illus, roster, index. A classic Confederate Civil War account… Read more
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History of the 21st Regiment Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the War of the Rebellion

by Canfield, S. S. Captain

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Published
1893
Condition
good
Edition
First edition
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$100.00

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Toledo, OH: Vrooman, Anderson, Bateman Printers, 1893. First edition. hardcover in library binding. good. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. No dust jacket. NOT ex-library but in library type binding. One photo portrait has been torn and repaired with tape. 192 p. w/ frontis, 19 photo portraits, and 47 p. roster of… Read more
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$100.00
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Fredericksburg Civil War Sites April 1861 - 1862

by Harrison, Noel G.

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Published
1995
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$35.00

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Lynchburg, VA: H. E. Howard Inc., 1995. First edition. Hardcover in full cloth. Very good/No dust jacket issued. Thin octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Limitation page, signed by author and numbered 443 of 1000 copies. 206 p. w/ maps, illus., notes, selected bibliography, index. An overview and description of numerous Civil War… Read more
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The North Anna Campaign : "Even to Hell Itself " May 21 - 26, 1864. Virginia Civil War Battles and Leaders Series.

by Miller, J. Michael

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Published
1997
Condition
Very good
Edition
Second edition
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$30.00

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Lynchburg, VA: H. E. Howard Inc., 1997. Second edition. Hardcover in full cloth. Very good/No dust jacket issued. Thin octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. 188 p. w/ maps, illus., notes, bibliography, index. A study of this hard fought campaign, noted for the excellent defensive preparations and strategy of Lee. A volume in… Read more
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Lynchburg, VA: H. E. Howard Inc., 1989. Second edition. Hardcover in full cloth. Very good/No dust jacket issued. Thin octavo (standard size). Address label of former owner on flyleaf. Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. 270 p. w/ maps, illus., notes, bibliography, index. A study of these hard fights that led to the loss of… Read more
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$45.00
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Prisoners' Mail From the American Civil War

by Harrison, Galen D.

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Published
1997
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$55.00

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the author, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. Very good/no dust jacket. Quarto (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Very small tear in cloth at head of spine. Heel of spine bumped. Large ilight blue inked stamp from printer on flyleaf. 307 p. w/ b&w illus., appendices, index. Covers the mail from both sides of the conflict,… Read more
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A Narrative of the Campaign in the Valley of the Shenandoah, in 1861

by Patterson, Robert

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Published
1865
Condition
Good
Edition
Fifth Thousand.
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$95.00

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Philadelphia: John Campbell, 1865. Fifth Thousand. . Hardcover in full green pebbled cloth. Good. Thin octavo (standard size). SIGNED and inscribed by the author on the half title. Some wear to edges and corners of boards. Cloth worn through at bottom corners. Corners and head and heel of spine bumped. Longer tear (2 in) at foredge on p.… Read more
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$95.00
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Wilson's Cavalry Corps : Union Campaigns in the Western Theater, October 1864 - Spring 1865

by Keenan, Jerry

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Published
1998
Condition
Very good
Edition
First edition
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$30.00

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Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, 1998. First edition. hardcover. Very good/No dust jacket issued. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards. Stamped ala a postal cancellation " SHILOH NMP/ Nov. 13 '99 / Shiloh TN" on free endpaper, with the former owner's emboss just below it. 263 p. w/ notes, bibliography, index. A… Read more
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"Constructing Munitions of War" : The Portsmouth Navy Yard Confronts the Confederacy 1861 - 1865

by Winslow, Richard E. III

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Published
1995
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First edition
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$60.00

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Portsmouth, NH: Portsmouth Marine Society / Peter E. Randall, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. Quarto ( slightly oversized ). Slight wear to edges and corners of dj and boards. SIGNED and inscribed by the author on flyleaf. 431 p. w/ illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. A history of this important US Navy shipyard… Read more
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$60.00
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France and the Confederate Navy ( 1862 - 1868 ): An International Episode

by Bigelow, John

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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$30.00

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New York, NY: Bergman Publishers, 1968. Reprint. Hardcover in full cloth. Very Good. Octavo (standard size). Reprint of an 1888 work. Slight wear to edges of boards. Address label of former owner on pastedown, and his name hand written on the flyleaf. 247 p. w/ appendices, index. A partially anecdotal history of the involvement of France with the… Read more
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