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A Bright Tragic Thing A Tale of Civil War Texas

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: El Paso, TX, inco Puntos Press, 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed by author


Inscribed on the half title page.No other writing in book.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Bright Tragic Thing: A Tale of Civil War Texas (New)

By: Clark, L.D.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: El Paso, TX, Cinco Puntos Press, 1992


New copy. This Civil War novel recreates the lynching of more than 40 Union men by Confederate extremists, an incident known to history as the "Great hanging at Gainesville, TX." The narrator recounts the time of his early manhood when he strove to save his father's life from mob justice and the hangman's noose. Paperback. New copy. Pictorial cover. Portrait frontispiece. 302pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Civil War Cook Book

By: Myrtle Ellison Smith

Price: $10.00

Publisher: self published, 1966

Edition: third printing

Inscription: signed by author


268 pages. Jacket has edge wear. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Consuming Fire: The Fall of the Confederacy in the Mind of the White Christian South (Mercer University Lamar Memorial Lectures Ser.)

By: Genovese, Eugene

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Athens and London, University of Georgia Press, 1999

Edition: Second Printing


The fall of the Confederacy proved traumatic for a people who fought with the belief that God was on their side. Yet, as Eugene D. Genovese writes in A Consuming Fire, Southern Christians continued to trust in the Lord's will. The churches had long defended "southern rights" and insisted upon the divine sanction for slavery, but they also warned that God was testing His people, who must bring slavery up to biblical standards or face the wrath of an angry God. Tw... View more info

A Government of Our Own: The Making of the Confederacy

By: Davis, William C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge and London, Louisiana State Univ Press, 1997

Edition: First Louisiana Paperback Editio


In February 1861, delegates from six secessionist states met in Montgomery, Alabama, determined to create a new union. Drawing on previously untapped primary sources, prizewinning author William C. Davis presents the first full-length history of the founding of the Confederate government. Paperback. New copy. This book would make a great gift. xii, 550pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A History of Morgan's Calvary

By: Basil W. Duke

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Millwood, NY, Kraus Reprint, 1981

Edition: Reprint Edition


Gray cloth with navy label, gold lettering, portrait frontispiece, xvii, 595pp., index, facsimile reprint, nice copy, no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Personal History of Ulysses S. Grant, Illustrated by Twenty-Six Engravings (First Edition)

By: Albert D. Richardson

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hartford, Conn., American Publishing Company, 1868

Edition: First Edition


Brown paneled cloth, gold lettering and design, spine sunned, stain along rear gutter, portrait frontispiece with tissue guard, illustrated, head of spine slightly chipped, 560pp., with ads, mylar cover, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Tour Guide to Missouri's Civil War: Friend and Foe Alike

By: Gregory Wolk; Stuart Symington Jr. [Foreword]

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Eureka, MO, Monograph Publishing, 2010

Edition: First Edition


The first comprehensive sesquicentennial driver's guide to Civil War battlefields and sites in Missouri. Foreword by Stuart Symington, Jr. Paperback. New copy. Profusely illustrated. ix, 262pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Treasury of Civil War Tales (Signed)

By: Garrison, Webb B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Rutledge Hill Press, 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed


Blue cloth with gold lettering, profusely illustrated, no writing in the book, 256pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Very Violent Rebel: The Civil War Diary of Ellen Renshaw House (Voices of the Civil War)

By: House, Ellen Renshaw; Sutherland, Daniel E. [Editor]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Tennessee Press, 1996

Edition: Reprint Edition


Book Club edition, tan cloth with black lettering, no writing in the book, presentation label on ffep., xxv, 285pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A. L. Swap in Civil War (First Edition)

By: Izora de Wolf

Price: $300.00

Edition: First Edition


Navy cloth with gold lettering and design on front cover. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. Some damage to first two pages affecting text. Some words missing but nearly all readable. Damp-stained title page with some surface paper removed (but no holes). Spine cloth rough and mostly removed. Portrait of Andrew La Fayette Swap. Minor marginalia. 46pp. Rare Civil War book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Abe Lincoln in Illinois: A Play in Twelve Scenes

By: Robert Emmet Sherwood

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1939


No writing or markings in the book. Bright, crisp text pages. Light toning to endsheets. Dust jacket is illustrated with Norman Rockwell picture. D/J is toned with edgewear/creasing. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Abraham Lincoln and the Road to Emancipation (First Edition)

By: Klingaman, William K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Adult, 2001

Edition: First Edition


In the tradition of Garry Wills's award-winning Lincoln at Gettysburg, Klingaman reconstructs the events that led to Lincoln's momentous decision. He takes us from Lincoln's inauguration through the outbreak of the Civil War and the Confederates' early military victories. Despite the Abolitionists' urging, Lincoln was reluctant to issue an edict freeing the slaves lest it alienate loyal border states. A succession of military reverses led Lincoln to try to obtain congres... View more info

Ambulance Co., Heilig's Co. Armory Band (Virginia Regimental Histories Series) FIRST EDITION

By: Wallace, Lee; Weaver, Jeff; Weaver, Jeffrey C.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, H.E. Howard Inc., 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author


Gray cloth with gold lettering and design, illustrated, limited edition #412 of 1,000, v, 105pp., nice copy, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Battlefields of the Civil War

By: Bowen, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Book Sales, 1986-08-01


Near fine brown cloth backed boards, hardcover, in near fine pictorial dust jacket. Very slight shelf wear. Profusely illustrated. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info