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California Sabers (The 2nd Massachusetts Cavalry in the Civil War)

By: McLean, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Indiana Univ. Press: 2000

Seller ID: 39541

ISBN: 0-253-33786-0

Condition: Very Good


341 pp. with maps, appendix of casualties, notes, bibliography and index. The story of the California hundred and battalion, the only organized group of Californians to fight in the East during the Civil War, where they became a part of the 2nd Massachusetts Cavalry. the first comprehensive history of this relatively unknown group. Small unobtrusive wite out on upper corner of frontis page. All else clean andunmarked. View more info

The Alabama Confederaate Reader

By: McMillan, Malcolm C. (Edited by)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Univ. Of Alabama Press: 1992

Seller ID: 35619

ISBN: 0 8173 0595 5

Condition: Very Good


468 pp. and is a compilation of over 100 excerpts from printed and manuscript diaries, journals, letters, official reports and accounts in newspapers and periodicals that were wirtten during the Civil War. An excellent resource volume which presented, in their own words, those individuals who lived through the war. Laminated pictorial cover. Very scarce volume. Former owner's name in upper corner of fore edge page. View more info

Embattled Rebel (Jefferson Davis as Commander in Chief)

By: McPherson, James M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Penguin Press: 2014

Seller ID: 39591

ISBN: 1-59420-497-5

Condition: VG+


301 pp. wit illustrations, maps, notes and index. David was considered by his subordinates to be difficult, egotistical and cold and, for a large part of the conflict, was gravely ill. the most critical appraisals of Davis emphasize his choices in and management of generals rather than his planning and strategies regarding the war. View more info

The Atlas of the Civil War

By: McPherson, James M. (Edited by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Swanston Pub.: 1994

Seller ID: 39114

ISBN: 0-02-579050-1

Condition: Very Good


First printing. 223 pp. which includes 200 specially commissioned full color maps which detail troop movement, battlefield terrain and communication lines, reconstructions of all campaigns and skirmishes, time line descriptions which offer play by play commentary of battlefield action and much more. Oversized. View more info

Confederate Struggle for Command (General James Longstreet and the First Corps in the West)

By: Mendoza, Alexander

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Texas A&M Univ. Press: 2008

Seller ID: 39590

ISBN: 1-60344-032-6

Condition: As New


A stated book Club edition. 278 pp. with illustrations, notes, appendices, bibliography and index. The author chronicles Longstreet's critically important contributions to the war effort, but also notes Longstreet's mistakes and shortcomings. An excellent assessment of the man and the war. View more info

Mr. Lincoln's General (U. S. Grant - An Illustrated Autobiography)

By: Meredith, Roy (Edited and Arranged)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Co.: 1959

Seller ID: 21218

Condition: Very Good


Stated first edition. 252 pp. with more than 300 illustrations - photographs (including a number of rare Bradys). End papers illustrate Battery "D", 5th U. S. Artillery. Wear and tear on edges of DJ but cover is intact and bright. View more info

Civil War Times and Civil War Times, Illustrated

By: Meridith, Lee W. (Compiled by)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lee W. Meridith: 1990

Seller ID: 39112

ISBN: none

Condition: VG+


30 year comprehensive index - April 1959 - February 1989. 220 pp. There are excellent examples as to how to use t hie volume. Oversized laminated pictorial softcover. View more info

Meade's Reprise

By: Merriam, John Duke

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Posterity Press, 2002: 2002

Seller ID: 13515

Condition: VG+


VG+/VG+. A novel of Gettysburg, war and intrigue. 327 pp. Signed. View more info

Fields of Glory

By: Miles, Jim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rutledge Hill Press, 1989:

Seller ID: 11610


VG+. Oversized Softcover. A history and tour guide of the Atlanta Campaign. 190 pp. with photographs and maps throughout. View more info

Piercing the Heartland

By: Miles, Jim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rutledge Hill Press: 1991

Seller ID: 27110

Condition: VG+


A history and tour guide of the Fort Donelson, Shiloh and Perryville campaigns. 176 pp. The volume traces the Civil War in the west with 41 original maps, 92 illustrations, articles on military strategies, chronology of important events and much more. View more info

The Storm Tide

By: Miles, Jim

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cumberland House: 2005

Seller ID: 30705

Condition: As New


495 pp. with 102 original maps, 103 biographical sketches, 43 sidebars, 234 photographs illlustrating the driving tours, 239 period photographs, sketches and engravings and much more. A history and tour guide of the war in the East, from Fredericksburg to Mine Run 1862 - 1863. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

The Cavalry

By: Miller, Francis Trevelyan (Editor in Chief)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Castle Books:

Seller ID: 27111

Condition: Very Good


The photographic history of the Civil War - Volume four of the ten volume set. 337 pp. with maps and photographs throughout. Describes all the duties, the organization, people, horses and highlights of important battles in which the cavalry played a decisive role. Minor wear and tear along edges of DJ View more info

Forts and Artillery

By: Miller, Francis Trevelyan (Editor in Chief)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Castle Books:

Seller ID: 27112

Condition: Very Good


The photographic history of the Civil War - Volume five of the ten volume set. 321 pp. with maps and photographs throughout. Describes the ingenuity of the American soldier in protecting himself on the battlefield, the Corps of Engineers, railroading, confederate defenses and more. View more info

A Lifetime of Collecting Confederate States of America Postal History

By: Monroe, James L.D. (Captain, SC, USN Ret.)

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Confederate Stampalliance/Wadsworth Pub. Co.: 2010

Seller ID: 36398

ISBN: 0-692-00668-9

Condition: As New


Stated first edition. 156 pp. with two chapters - The ConfederateStates of America C ollection, pp. 1 - 108 - and The Confederate States of America Navy Collection, pp. 109 - 156. Issued in celebration of the 75th Diamond Anniversary of the Confederate Stamp Alliance. Hundreds of illustrated examples of postal cards with the history of each written below the insert. Laminated pictorial hardcover and cloth spine with gilt lettering. Extremely scarce title, privately funded and send as a 75th Diamond Anniversary gift to each member of the Confederate Stamp Alliance. View more info

The Story of a Cannoneer Under Stonewall Jackson

By: Moore, Edward A.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Time Life Books: 1983

Seller ID: 37493

ISBN: 0-8094-4287-6

Condition: As New


Collector's Library of the Civil War. Reprint.315 pp. Black leather with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Gilt on all edges. Ribbon page marker. View more info

Double Death

By: Mortimer, Gavin

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Walker and Co.: 2010

Seller ID: 38902

ISBN: 0-8027-1769-6

Condition: Very Good


The true story of Pryce Lewis, the Civil War's most daring spy. First U. S. edition. 285 pp. with photographs. An operative of the Pinkerton Agency, the volume discusses the earlly years of the Pinkerton Agency as well as the "shadow war" of spying throughout the war. Slight amount of white out on upper corner of end page. View more info

Stuart's Cavalry in the Gettysburg Campaign

By: Mosby, John S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Moffat, Yard & Co. (Confederate Printers): 1984

Seller ID: 38578

Condition: VG++


Reprint of the 1908 edition. 222 pp. with fold out map of the Gettysburg Campaign attached to the rear end page plus several illustrations. The author (Col. John S. Mosby) attempts to bring justice to the memory of J.E.B. Stuart and set the record straight regarding his role in the Battle of Gettysburg. An extremely interesting account. Red boards with gilt lettering on cover and spine. Scarce edition. View more info

Kelly's Heroes (The Irish Brigade at Gettysburg)

By: Murphy, T. L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Farnsworth Military Impressions: 1997

Seller ID: 39618

ISBN: 0-9643632-6-7

Condition: As New


First edition. 68 pp. with numerous photographs and illustrations throughout. The volume was written not as a unit history but rather to shed light on the men and monuents of the Irish Brigade at Gettysburg. Signed presentation copy. Laminated pictorial cover. View more info

Rebel Rivers (A Guide to Civil War Sites on the Potomac, Rappahannock, York and James)

By: Nesbitt, Mark

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stackpole: 1993

Seller ID: 38585

ISBN: 0-8117-2538-3

Condition: As New


Stated first edition. 166 pp. with numerous maps throughout which will allow the reader to drive to these sites. Laminated pictorial cover. Signed by author. View more info

General Fitzhugh Lee - A Biography

By: Nichols, James L.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: H. E. Howard Inc.: 1989

Seller ID: 38562

ISBN: 0-930919-78-5

Condition: As New


Stated first edition. Signed and numbered #861/1000. Narrative of General Fitzhugh Lee, nephew of R. E. Lee, which sheds the personal, military and political life of the man and his relationship to Robert E. Lee and other key figures of the Civil War. Blue boards with gilt lettering and design on cover and spine. View more info