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Emigrants in Chains: A Social History of Forced Emigration to the Americas of Felons, Destitute Children, Political and Religious Non-Conformists, Vagabonds, Beggars and Other Undesirables, 1607-1776

By: Coldham, Peter Wilson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Genealogical Publishing Company: 1994

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 027601

ISBN: 0806313293

Condition: Fine


Olive cloth with gold lettering. No writing in the book. Solid copy. 188pp. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

John Laurens: Envoy to Paris: Bayard of the American Revolution (Signed First Edition)

By: Coleman, Juliet Cox

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Vantage Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 038575

ISBN: 0533024943

Condition: Near Fine


Black boards with gold spine lettering. Inscribed by the author on front free end paper. Frontispiece. First Edition. 159pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Antebellum Era: Primary Documents on Events from 1820 to 1860 (Debating Historical Issues in the Media of the Time) FIRST EDITION

By: Copeland, David A.

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Westport, CT and London, Greenwood Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027071

ISBN: 0313320799

Condition: Fine


A look at how America's press covered important national issues and events of the day preceding the Civil War. Illustrated cloth. No writing in the book. Illustrated. xiii, 421pp., index. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

History of Elections in the American Colonies

By: Cortlandt Bishop

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Burt Franklin:

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 036769

Condition: Very Good


Burt Franklin Research & Source Works Series #183. American Classics in History & Social Science #26. Burgundy pebble-grain cloth with gold spine lettering and design. v, 297pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

And Their Children After Them (First Paperback Edition)

By: Dale Maharidge and Michael Williamson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: 1989

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 031148

ISBN: 0679728783

Condition: Very Good +


A book that reaches into this country's heart of darkness...a tragically human story more telling than a thousand polls. A multigenerational saga about the death of the Cotton Belt in the South. The photos are outstanding and speak volumes. Foreword by Carl Mydans. Paperback. Pictorial cover. xxiv, 262pp. Date of purchase inside front cover. There is no other writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Shirley Letters from the California Mines in 1851-52. Being a Series of Twenty-three Letters from Dame Shirley . To Her Sister in Massachusetts (Signed First Limited Edition)

By: Dame Shirley [Mrs. Louise Amelia Knapp Smith Clappe]. With Thomas C. Russell

Price: $600.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Thomas C. Russell: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 036390

Condition: Very Good


Signed First Limited Edition. Of a total of 450 copies, the first 200 copies were special issues on Exeter book paper. Our copy is #102 of the 200 copies. Signed, "T.C.R." [Thomas C. Rusell]. Sand cloth spine with pale yellow paper-covered boards. Original paper spine label with one edge chipped (not affecting lettering). Previous owner's name written on front free end paper. Frontispiece. Published by Thomas C. Russell, at his Private Press. San Francisco,... View more info

A Brief Description of New-York

By: Daniel Denton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033809

Condition: Fine


Part of the Great Americana Series. A reprint facsimile edition of the first printing of this title. The book was originally published in 1670. Green leatherette boards with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. These facsimiles are the most affordable way to study, own and enjoy rare Americana. Leather spine label. Illustrated. Solid copy. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Dangerous Place (Signed First Edition)

By: Daniel Patrick Moynihan with Suzanne Weaver

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston and Toronto, Little Brown & Company: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 040342

ISBN: 0316586994

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by the author on front free end paper. First Edition. Dust jacket is not price clipped. x, 297pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Socialist Party of America; A History (First Editon)

By: David A. Shannon

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039250

Condition: Very Good


First Edition. Sand cloth. xi, 320pp., index. Price stamp on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Declaration of Independence (The Limited Edition Club) Signed

By: David Armitage

Price: $4,000.00

Publisher: New York, The Limited Editions Club: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042195

Condition: Near Fine


Signed Limited Edition Club #77 of 500 copies. Near fine clamshell case with velvet interior. Case is lightly sunned on front. Frontispiece. 37pp. One corner slightly creased. Leather label insert on spine. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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New York September 11

By: David Halberstam [Photographer]; David Halberstam [Introduction];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: PowerHouse Books: 2001

Edition: Tenth Printing

Seller ID: 033514

ISBN: 1576871304

Condition: Fine


"The date, September 11, 2001, now has a certain permanence, graven on our collective memory, like a very few others December 7, 1941, and November 22, 1963, dates which seem to separate yesterday from today, and then from now. They become the rarest of moments; ordinary people will forever be able to tell you where they were and what they were doing when they first heard the news, as if the terrible deed had happened to them, which in some ways it did." From the... View more info

We Had Everything But Money: Priceless Memories of the Great Depression...

By: Deb Mulvey [Editor]

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Gramercy: 1995-03-22

Seller ID: 024302

ISBN: 0517123932

Condition: Fine


Fine hardcover in near fine dust jacket, which shows very minor shelf wear. Jacket has been placed in a protective, glossy Mylar sleeve. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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We Had Everything But Money (First Edition)

By: Deb Mulvey [Editor]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Greendale, WI, Roy Reiman: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033713

ISBN: 0898210992

Condition: Near Fine


Personal accounts and anecdotes offer insight into life during the Great Depression, describing such events as the closing of the banks, looking for a job, braving the "Dust Bowl" and discovering homemade fun. Pictorial cloth. Previous owner's name blacked-out on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. 162pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

and we are not saved: a history of the movement as people (25th Anniversary Edition)

By: Debbie Louis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Press at Water's Edge: 1997

Edition: 25th anniversary

Seller ID: 025749

ISBN: 1890696005

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, gift inscription on title page, there is no other writing in the book, illustrated, #18 of 500 copies limited edition, viii, 362pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Newport Woman (Signed First Edition)

By: Delphine Washburn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Newport, RI, Newport Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 031082

Condition: Very Good


This is the authentic story of actual Patriots who fought to free Newport and Rhode Island of the British blockade. Aqua cloth with gold lettering on spine and front board. Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. Dust jacket has tears and minor losses. Mylar cover. x, 374pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Saga of Lewis and Clark: Into the Uncharted West

By: DK Publishing; Schmidt, Thomas; Schmidt, Jeremy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: DK: 2001

Seller ID: 037232

ISBN: 078948076X

Condition: New


Beautifully written and illustrated, this book follows Lewis and Clark from the inception of their expedition to their celebrated homecoming. In an effort to seek out -- and stake out -- the fabled Northwest Passage, Captains Lewis and Clark led the expedition from Missouri through uncharted territory to Oregon. They fought rivers, suffered sunstroke, encountered and befriended Indians, and survived hunger, fatigue, and sickness. The journals brought back by various memb... View more info

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One Minute to Midnight: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and Castro on the Brink of Nuclear War (First Edition)

By: Dobbs, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041889

ISBN: 1400043581

Condition: Very Good +


First Edition. Two toned cloth. Illustrated. xvi, 426pp., index. Previous owner's name written on front free end paper. Full refund if not satisfied. In October 1962, at the height of the Cold War, the United States and the Soviet Union appeared to be sliding inexorably toward a nuclear conflict over the placement of missiles in Cuba. Veteran Washington Post reporter Michael Dobbs has pored over previously untapped American, Soviet, and Cuban sources to produce the... View more info

A Reprint of the Journals of George Washington and His Guide, Christopher Gist, Reciting Their Experiences on the Historic Mission from Governor Dinwiddie, of VIrginia, to the French Forts in November-December, 1753

By: Don Marshall Larrabee, Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania, Don Marshall Larrabee: 1950

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 019981

Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth with brown lettering, xiii, 37pp., binding tight, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Total War & Reconstruction: Sixth Annual League of the South Institute Summer School (Box 1 and 2)

By: Donald Livingston, Thomas DiLorenzo, Clyde Wilson, J. Michael Hill, Joseph Stromberg, James Kibler, Roger Busbice, John Chodes

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Virginia Beach, VA, Apologia Book Shoppe: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028527

Condition: Very Good +


Complete 18 cassette audio series in two boxes. Recorded on July 23-28, 2001 in Abbeville, SC. Includes: The Vocation of the LSI; Reconstructing America: Consolidation of State Power (1865-1890); Lincoln's Real Agenda; Reconstruction in the Experience of the Southern People (2 Parts); Civilized Warfare in the Western Tradition; Total War: Yankee Policy and Procedure; Sherman's March from the Sea; Lincoln and Total War; The Near Defeat of Reconstruction: The Role of the... View more info

A Century of Progress through Service: A Beginning: National Association of Fire Engineers: Official Proceedings (First Edition)

By: Donald M. O'Brien

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031714

Condition: Near Fine


The Centennial History of the International Association of Fire Chiefs 1873-1973. Black leather with gold design and lettering on front cover. Pictorial end papers. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Frontispiece. 108pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Custer and the Little Bighorn: The Man, the Myth, the Mystery

By: Donovan, Jim; Wheeler, Richard S. [Foreword]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Stillwater, MN, Voyageur Press (MN): 2001

Seller ID: 041892

ISBN: 089658531X

Condition: Like New


Pictorial boards with matching pictorial dust jacket. Like new. Illustrated. 224pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.On June 25, 1876, George Armstrong Custer and his famed U.S. Seventh Cavalry attacked an encampment of Lakota and Cheyenne Indians. By the close of the day, the Battle of the Little Bighorn was over and Civil War hero Custer was dead, along with more than 200 of his men. It was a shocking, unexpected defeat for the dashing one-time Boy General; a m... View more info

United States Chiefs of Mission, 1778-1973 (complete to 31 March 1973) First Edition

By: Dougall, Richardson, ; Chapman, Mary Patricia

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, United States Government Printing Office: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039259

Condition: Very Good


Oblong paperback. First Edition. v, 229pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Devil's Game: How the United States Helped Unleash Fundamentalist Islam (American Empire Project) First Edition

By: Dreyfuss, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039364

ISBN: 0805076522

Condition: Near Fine


The first complete account of America's mostdangerous foreign policy miscalculation: sixty years of support for Islamic fundamentalismDevil's Game is the gripping story of America's misguided efforts, stretching across decades, to dominate the strategically vital Middle East by courting and cultivating Islamic fundamentalism. Among all the books about Islam, this is the first comprehensive inquiry into the touchiest issue: How and why did the United States encourage and ... View more info

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The Nixons: A Family Portrait (Signed First Edition)

By: Ed Nixon; Karen Olson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bothwell, WA, Book Publishers Network: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 027797

ISBN: 1935359053

Condition: Fine


Black cloth with gold lettering. Pictorial dust-jacket. Author's gift inscription on title page (Edward Nixon). There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. xiv, 474pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Penny-an-Acre Empire in the West (First Edition)

By: Edgar I. Stewart, Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029932

Condition: Near Fine


The arguments on both sides of the hotly debated 1870's issue regarding the worth of (or worthlessness) of the western US land - especially those proposed to be traversed by the Northern Pacific Railroad. Rust cloth with brown spine label and gold lettering. No writing in the book. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Previous owner's name stamped on front free end-paper. xi, 268pp., index. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

History of the Expedition under the command of Lewis and Clark, in three volumes (set of vols. I-III)

By: Editor-Elliott Coues

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications, Inc.: 1965

Seller ID: 012962

Condition: Near Fine


No writing in the books - not even an owners name. Volumes I and II contain fold-out maps in the back. Some minimal shelf-wear to corners and edges. Very slight soiling/darkening from age to book edges. Text is clean. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Foreign Relations of the United States 1961-1963 Volume XII: American Republics

By: Edward C. Keefer, Editor

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1996

Seller ID: 039357

Condition: Near Fine


Burgundy paneled cloth with gold lettering and design on spine. xxxi, 913pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Six Months in the Gold Mines / Great Americana

By: Edward Gould Buffum

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 031972

Condition: Like New


Facsimile reprint of the 1850 Philadelphia edition by Lea & Blanchard. Leatherbound 12mo. xxiv, 25-172pp. Full refund if not satisfied. "One of the earliest authentic personal accounts of the California diggings." Discharged from the military at Pueblo de Los Angeles on September 18, 1848, Lt. Buffum -- who had come to California with Stevenson's Regiment of New York Volunteers in 1847 -- immediately departed for San Francisco, arriving October 18 and leaving f... View more info

History of The Independence Hall Group

By: Edward M. Riley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1953

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 032812

Condition: Used: Very Good


Reprinted from Historic Philadelphia from the Founding Until the Early Nineteenth Century. Paperback. Illustrated. No writing in the book. 42pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Woodrow Wilson: Memorial Addresses delivered before a Joint Session of the Two Houses of Congress, December 15, 1924, in honor of Woodrow Wilson, late President of the United States (First Edition)

By: Edwin Anderson Alderman

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday Page & Company: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028146

Condition: Very Good


Green boards with original paper labels on spine and front cover. Gift inscription on front free end paper (to Haywood Parker). Includes a letter from George Stevens, President of The Asheville Citizen to Haywood Parker. Quite a nice copy. 80pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Edmund Burke on the American Revolution: Selected Speeches and Letters (First Edition)

By: Elliott R. Barkan

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Torchbooks: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035622

Condition: Very Good


Rare. Paperback. Previous owner's name written and stamped in several places. xxx, 220pp., with ads. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Half Century; or, A History of Changes that have taken place, and events that have transpired, chiefly in the United States, between 1800 and 1850 (First Edition)

By: Emerson Davis

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, Tappan and Whittemore: 1851

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030567

Condition: Very Good -


Gift inscription from the Publisher (Tappan) on front free end paper. Includes sections on Political Changes and Events; Educational Changes; Charitable Educational Institutions; Moral Reformation; Progress of Science; Inventions, Arts and Manufactures; Christian Benevolence; Religious Controversies; and New Religious Sects. Black cloth with gold gilt lettering on spine. Head of spine chipped. Text tight and solid. Yellow end papers heavily age toned. xxiii, 444pp.... View more info

The Mojave River and its Valley (First Edition)

By: Erma Peirson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Glendale, CA, The Arthur H. Clark Co: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037047

Condition: Very Good +


An ancient river, and the story of its discovery, its paradoxical nature, its service as a pathway for migration, and the progress of its valley. First Edition. Frontispiece. Publisher's cloth. Mylar cover. 229pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Washington: The Indispensable Man

By: Flexner, James Thomas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Plume: 1984-04-01

Seller ID: 025674

ISBN: 0452255422

Condition: Like New


Near fine pictorial paperback with clean white pages and sturdy binding. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Early American Textiles (First Edition)

By: Frances Little

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York and London, The Century Co: 1931

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 032021

Condition: Very Good


Excellent history of early American textiles with abundant illustrations. Quite a nice solid, clean copy of the first printing. Green cloth. Gold lettering on spine and front cover. Previous owner's name stamped on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. xvi, 267pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Your Living and Mine (First Edition)

By: Francis A. Adams

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, NY, House of Little Books: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023705

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, illustrated covers, covers edges slightly chipped, 47pp., no writing in the book. View more info

The Blessings of Liberty (Signed First Edition)

By: Francis Pickens Miller

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 030776

Condition: Very Good


On the revival of thought on public affairs. Gray cloth with red lettering on front cover. Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. 105pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Campaign in New Mexico

By: Frank S. Edwards

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 031973

Condition: Like New


Facsimile edition. Originally published in 1847 by Carey and Hart in Philadelphia. Illustrated with a folding map. As issued without dust jacket. Like new condition. A volume in the Great Americana series. Folding Map; 12mo.; 184pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Mapping American Culture (American Land & Life)

By: Franklin, Wayne [Editor]; Steiner, Michael [Editor];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Iowa City, IA, University Of Iowa Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032446

ISBN: 087745518X

Condition: New


What connections can be drawn between oral history and the shopping mall? Gospel music and the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant? William Carlos Williams's Patterson and the Manhattan Project's secret cities? The answers lie in this insightful collection of essays that read and illuminate the American landscape. Through literature and folklore, music and oral history, autobiography, architecture, and photography, eleven leading writers and thinkers explore the dialectic ... View more info

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Out Now: A Participant's Account of the Movement in the United States Against the Vietnam War

By: Fred Halstead

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pathfinder: 2001

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 025893

ISBN: 0873489063

Condition: Near Fine


Paperback, illustrated with photos, 881pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Men with the Bark On (First Edition)

By: Frederic Remington

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1900

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019580

Condition: Very Good


Tan cloth with illustrated front cover, front board lightly soiled along fore edge, illustrated, some light damp-staining at top, right corner of text block, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Pilgrims (SIGNED)

By: Frederick A. Noble

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Boston, The Pilgrim Press: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by author

Seller ID: 014859

Condition: Very Good


Warmly inscribed by F. A. Noble to previous owner on flyleaf. Printed on laid paper with gilt head edge and uncut fore and tail edges (some pages cannot be opened). Minimal creasing/pencil markings within the text. Mild foxing. Binding is tight and square. Illustrated by frontispiece with tissue guard and 9 plates. Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering to front board and spine. Covers show minimal wear and are now protected by clear plastic jacket. Full refund if not ... View more info

Foreign Relations of the United States 1950 Volume II: The United Nations; The Western Hemisphere

By: Frederick Aandahl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1976

Seller ID: 039354

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy paneled cloth with gold lettering and design on spine. xii, 1,088pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE FRONTIER IN AMERICAN HISTORY (Great Americana Series)

By: Frederick J. Turner

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 031981

Condition: Near Fine


Facsimile reprint of 1894 edition printed in Washington, D.C. Brown leatherette. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. Part of the Great Americana series. View more info

The Frontier in American History (Franklin Library)

By: Frederick Jackson Turner

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Franklin Center, PA, The Franklin Library: 1977

Edition: Franklin Library Edition

Seller ID: 036952

Condition: Very Good +


Full leather with raised bands. Gold gilt lettering and design. Silk moire end papers. Bound in silk ribbon page mark. Illustrated. 364pp., index. All edged gilt. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Farm Families and Change in Twentieth-Century America

By: Friedberger, Mark

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lexington, KY, Univ Pr of Kentucky: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032759

ISBN: 0813116368

Condition: Near Fine


The farm family is a unique institution, perhaps the last remnant, in an increasingly complex world, of a simpler social order in which economic and domestic activities were inextricably bound together. In the past few years, however, American agriculture has suffered huge losses, and family farmers have seen their way of life threatened by economic forces beyond their control. At a time when agriculture is at a crossroads, this study provides a needed historical perspec... View more info

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Return to Thunder Road: The Story Behind the Legend (Signed First Edition)

By: Gabbard, Alex

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lenoir City, TN, Gabbard Publications: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 031352

ISBN: 0962260835

Condition: Very Good


The real life story of moon-shining as a way of life in the southern Appalachians. Paperback. Author's signature on title page. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. 188pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Land We Love No. VI. October 1868. Vol. V. Sketches of the Campaign of 1864 by Colonel T. R. Bonner and others (First Edition)

By: General Daniel Harvery Hill, Editor

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Charlotte, NC, D. H. Hill: 1858

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029131

Condition: Good


Paperback. D. H. Hill was a prominent Confederate General. Original paper wraps. Spine gone (held by one small piece of cloth tape at middle of spine. Illustrated cover. Insert portrait of Julia Jackson. 8 pages of ads, pp460-548pp., index, with ads. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Our Common Conscience: Addresses Delivered in America during the Great War (First Edition)

By: George Adam Smith

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran Co: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028278

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with original paper labels on spine and front board. No writing in the book. Ex-library mark on spine. 256pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Life, Crime, and Capture of John Wilkes Booth, With a Full Sketch of the Conspiracy of which he was the Leader, and the Pursuit, Trial and Execution of His Accomplices (Limited Reprinting)

By: George Alfred Townsend

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Dick & Fitzgerald: 1977

Edition: Limited Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 032835

Condition: Very Good


This is a limited reprinting (#30) of the First Edition published by Dick & Fitzgerald, New York, 1865. Pictorial cover. Stapled paperback. Original paper wrappers. Place of purchase written in pencil inside rear cover. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. iv, 5-64pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info