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Giving Wings to Words

by Allerton F. Brooks

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Trench Books
Published
1953
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Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$10.00

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New York: Newcomen Society in North America, 1953. Light soiling to covers, text clean and unmarked. "Connecticut Origins of Modern Telephony (1878-1953).) Interesting and detailed history, written by the President of the Southern New England Telephone Co, (SNET). Includes a reproduction of the one page New Haven telephone directory, the first in the world. 28 pgs.. Second Printing. Soft Cover.… Read more
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Major Jonathan Loring Austin

by Eric Hall Morrison

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Trench Books
Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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$8.00

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New York: Newcomen Society in North America, 1954. Light soiling to covers, text clean and unmarked. This is a thirty-two page booklet. "Major Jonathan Loring Austin (1748-1826) A Kittery Merchant on a Secret Misssion to London For Dr. Benjamin Franklin.". First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by L.L. Avery.
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B&M What Two Young Maine Men Founded 80 Years Ago

by Charles S. Morrill

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Trench Books
Published
1950
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$10.00

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New York: Newcomen Society of England, 1950. Minimal wear/soiling to covers, date stamped on back. Twenty-four page booklet; a reprint of the Newcomen Address given at the Hotel Lafayette in Portland, in 1950, on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Burnham & Morrill Co. Nicely illus with sketches and a few B&W photos.. Second Printing. Soft Cover. Very… Read more
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Progress in America Which I Have Seen Since the 1880's

by E.B. Gallaher

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Trench Books
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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$30.00

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New York: Newcomen Society of England, 1947. Light wear/soiling to covers, date stamped on back; interior clean and unmarked. A collection of short essays by the author, who lived in Norwalk, CT. A booklet of forty pages. Included is a brochure (with numerous photos of early inventions) that consists of the opening remarks of Col. Frederick H. Payne at a… Read more
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The Complete Illustrated History of World War II (Two)

by Donald Sommerville

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Trench Books
Published
2009
Condition
Very Good+
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$14.00

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London: Lorenz, 2009. Clean and unmarked, exceptional condition. Very detailed history, 250+ pages; 500 photos, maps and diagrams. Oversized, extra postage outside the USA.. Pictorial Cover. Very Good+/No Jacket.
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Atlas of the Civil War

by Neil Kagan & Stephen Hyslop

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good+
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$18.00

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Washington DC: National Geographic, 2009. Minimal wear, clean and unmarked. Jacket shows light edgewear, repaired tear at top back. Large, oversized volume of 250+ pages, hundreds of photos and maps; detailed history. Extra postage outside the USA.. Black Hardcover. Very Good+/Good+.
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The Copper Kings of Montana

by Marian T. Place

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Published
1961
Condition
Very Good+
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$9.00

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New York: Random House, 1961. Soiling to top edge, foredge; sound unmarked copy. Jacket worn at edges, light soiling. Number ninety-five in the Landmark Series. Gold Cloth. Very Good+/Good+. Illus. by Ernest Kurt Barth.
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Boston's Freedom Trail

by Robert Booth

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Trench Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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Chester CT: Globe Pequot Press , 1981. Prev owner's label on flyleaf, wear to edges, clean and unmarked. Oversized papberback, detailing the many historic sites to see in the Boston area.. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Jack Frost.
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The Conflict with Spain a History of the War

by Henry F. Keenan

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Trench Books
Published
1898
Condition
Good+
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$10.00

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Philadelphia: P.W. Ziegler Co, 1898. Green cloth rubbed and somewhat soiled, leather spine in nice shape, with gold titles; front hinge loose with some tearing. Unmarked. Detailed narrative with many photos and drawings. Extra postage outside the US.. Green Cloth. Good+.
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Guns & Ammo Complete Guide to Blackpowder

by Jim Woods (ed.)

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Trench Books
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
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$12.00

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Los Angeles: Petersen Publishing, 1974. Wear to covers, sound copy, clean and unmarked. 224 pages in magazine format, hundreds of photos, some in color. Lots of history.. Paperback. Very Good.
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Life Explorations and Public Services of John Charles Fremont

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Published
1856
Condition
Good
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$10.00

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Boston: Ticknor & Fields, 1856. Sound copy with a pronounced lean; covers worn, unmarked pages yellowed with foxing to some. Illus with B&W engravings.. Navy Cloth. Good.
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Grand Rapids, MI: James Bayne Co. Light wear to covers, clean and unmarked. A 7x9" booklet containing about 40 pages of B&W photos of the Quebec area. Undated, appears to be approx 1900-1910.. Paperback. Very Good.
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$16.00
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American Traveler

by James Zug

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Trench Books
Published
2005
Condition
Near Fine
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$10.00

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New York: Basic, 2005. Superb copy, clean and unmarked. "The Life and Adventures of John Ledyard, the Man who Dreamed of Walking the World". Mostly forgotten now, Ledyard travelled widely in the 1700s.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.
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The First Men In

by Ed Ruggero

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Trench Books
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$10.00

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New York: Harper Collins, 2006. Minimal wear, light soiling to foredge, otherwise clean and unmarked. Jacket shows soiling to back, dealer sticker on back. "U.S. Paratroopers and the Fight to Save D-Day". B&W photos.. First Edition. Black Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good.
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Source Records of the Great War Vol. VI

by Charles F. Horne

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Trench Books
Published
1923
Condition
Good+
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$12.00

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National Alumni, 1923. Moderate wear/soiling to covers, sound copy with unmarked text. "A comprehensive and reliable source record of the world's great war, emphasizing the more important events....." . Numerous photos and engravings. Heavy volume, extra postage outside the US.. Green Cloth. Good+/No Jacket.
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The War of the Rebellion A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies

by Col. Robert N. Scott

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Trench Books
Published
1891
Condition
Good
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$25.00

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Washington D.C.: GPO, 1891. Covers worn, somewhat soiled, hinges cracked (holding well), a few front endpapers appear to be missing, but text is complete. "Series I - Volume XXXVI - in Three Parts. Part III - Correspondence, ETC.". 986 pages, indexed. If you're looking for detail, here it is. Extra postage outside the US due to weight.. Leather. Good.… Read more
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Infiltration

by Albert Speer

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Trench Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good+
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$8.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1981. Minimal wear, clean and unmarked. Jacket price clipped. "How Heinrich Himmler schemed to build an SS industrial empire". . Hard Cover. Very Good+/Very Good+.
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Cutting Edge A History of Fort Detrick 1943-1993

by Norman M. Covert

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Trench Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
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$12.00

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Ft Detrick MD: US Army, 1993. Light soiling to covers, otherwise a nice unmarked copy. Celebrating "50 Years of Excellence". Slim volume, illus with numerous B&W photos.. Burgundy Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket.
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Road Agents and Train Robbers Half a Century of Western Banditry

by Harry Sinclair Drago

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Trench Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Book Club (BCE/BOMC)
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$8.00

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New York: Dodd Mead, 1973. Light soiling to top edge, otherwise a nice unmarked copy. Jacket shows minor edgewear. Illus with B&W photos. "Here are the bandits as they really were".. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Brown Cloth. Very Good/Very Good.
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Chinese Diaries 1941-1946

by Robert Payne

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Trench Books
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good+
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$12.00

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New York: Weybright & Talley, 1970. Minimal wear, clean and unmarked. Jacket has a bit of sticker residue on the back. Originally published in the 1940s in two volumes, this is a revised one volume edition.. Black Cloth. Very Good+/Very Good.
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