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Making Their Mark: The Signature of Slavery at Mammoth Cave (Signed First Edition)

By: Joy Medley Lyons

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fort Washington, PA, Eastern National: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 031876

Condition: Near Fine


Rare signed first edition. Author's signature on title page. A near fine copy. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. 71pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Anatomy of a Failed Embargo: U.S. Sanctions Against Cuba (First Edition)

By: Kaplowitz, Donna Rich

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Lynne Rienner Pub: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030190

ISBN: 1555876161

Condition: Near Fine


Examination of the Cuba embargo which reflects the intricacies of the modern world. Provides a comprehensive historical analysis of the U.S. embargo against Cuba. Navy cloth with cream lettering on spine and front cover. No writing in the book. x, 247pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

You in History (First Edition)

By: Kathryn Schneider Smith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Associates for Renewal in Education by Intac, Inc: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032783

Condition: Very Good +


This book is a companion volume to: City of Magnificent Intentions: A History of the District of Columbia. Paperback. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. No writing in the book. 103pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Profiles in Courage (Slipcased 50th Anniversary Edition): Decisive Moments in the Lives of Celebrated Americans

By: Kennedy, John F

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper: 2006

Edition: 50th Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 041895

ISBN: 0061205680

Condition: Fine


In original slipcase box in near fine condition. 50th Anniversary Edition. x, 245pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.The Pulitzer Prize winning classic by President John F. Kennedy, with an introduction by Caroline Kennedy and a foreword by Robert F. Kennedy.Written in 1955 by the then junior senator from the state of Massachusetts, John F. Kennedy's Profiles in Courage serves as a clarion call to every American.In this book Kennedy chose eight of his historical... View more info

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Bay of Pigs Declassified: The Secret CIA Report on the Invasion of Cuba (National Security Archive Documents)

By: Kornbluh, Peter [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The New Press: 1998

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 030992

ISBN: 1565844947

Condition: Very Good


This is the report of the Central Intelligence Agency's own internal investigation of the failed Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba. Paperback. Pictorial cover. Underlining and marginalia. viii, 339pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lincoln and Kennedy: Medical and Ballistic Comparisons of Their Assassinations (Signed First Edition)

By: Lattimer, John K.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York and London, Harcourt: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037543

ISBN: 0151522812

Condition: Very Good +


Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. Two toned cloth with gold spine lettering. Personal library bookplate on front free end paper. xxi, 378pp., index. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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IN THE ALLEYS Kids in the Shadow Of The Capitol (First Edition)

By: Laura Goldstein; Godfrey Frankel [Photographer]; Gordon Parks [Foreword];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Institution Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031834

ISBN: 1560986638

Condition: Very Good +


The labyrinthine inhabited alleys of Southwest Washington, D.C., were considered shameful for their proximity to the Capitol dome. Interspersed with the reminiscences of more than 20 people who grew up in and near the alleys, Frankel's photographs evoke a time when even the worst living conditions were alleviated by the "extended families" each neighborhood formed. Paperback. No writing in the book. xv, 104pp. Initial pages a bit age-toned. Full refund if not... View more info

Our Appalachia: An Oral History edited by Laurel Shakelford and Bill Weinberg

By: Laurel Shakelford and Bill Weinberg

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Hill & Wang Pub: 1978

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 032102

ISBN: 0809001268

Condition: Very Good


A fascinating folk history of a distinctive American subculture. Paperback. Frontispiece. Date of purchase on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. Covers a bit age toned. ix, 397pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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None Died in Vain: The Saga of the American Civil War

By: Leckie, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper Perennial: 1991

Seller ID: 033684

ISBN: 0060921161

Condition: Fine


A fast-paced, compulsively readable one-volume narrative of the American Civil War, by the author of the acclaimed saga of World War II, Delivered from Evil. Paperback. Pictorial cover. xvii, 682pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Long Retreat: The Calamitous Defense of New Jersey, 1776 (New)

By: Lefkowitz, Arthur S.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Brunswick and London, Rutgers University Press: 1999

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 036893

ISBN: 0813527597

Condition: New


On the morning of November 20, 1776, General Charles Cornwallis overran patriot positions at Fort Lee, on the New Jersey side of the Hudson River. The attack threw George Washington's army into turmoil. Thus began an American retreat across the state, which ended only after the battered rebels crossed the Delaware river at Trenton on December 7. It was a three-week campaign that marked the most dramatic and desperate period of the War for Independence. In The Long Retrea... View more info

One Nation: America Remembers September 11, 2001

By: Life Magazine Staff [Editor]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, Little Brown & Co (T): 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018260

ISBN: 0316516007

Condition: Fine


Full navy leather covers with raised bands and gilt lettering to spine. Pastedown photograph of World Trade Center and Statue of Liberty on front board. All edges gilt. Silk ribbon marker. Satin endsheets. Interior crisp and clean. A beautiful volume. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Lincoln : Speeches and Writings : 1859-1865 (Library of America)

By: Lincoln, Abraham

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Library of America: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 017365

ISBN: 0940450631

Condition: Fine


Contains 555 speeches, messages, proclamations, letters, memoranda, and fragments by Lincoln. Navy cloth with black spine label. Bound in silk ribbon marker. Decorated end-papers. No writing in the book. xxxiii, 787pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Night to Remember

By: Lord, Walter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1976

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 031078

ISBN: 0030150760

Condition: Very Good


The author researched this story for 20 years. A vivid reconstruction of the night's dramatic events as seen and felt by those that experienced them. Splendidly illustrated with photos. Black cloth with gold spine lettering. Illustrated end-papers. Dust jacket is price clipped. 232pp. index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Lincoln's Masterpieces

By: Luther Emerson Robinson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Knickerbocker Press:

Seller ID: 024158

Condition: Very Good


Brown cardboard cover, dark brown lettering, frontispiece portrait, not paginated, this is a publisher's advertisement for the 8-volume set of The Writings of Abraham Lincoln. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

King's Mountain and its heroes: History of the Battle of King's Mountain, October 7th, 1780, and the events which led to it (From the Library of Morton H. Smith)

By: Lyman Copeland Draper

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Spartanburg, SC, The Reprint Company: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 041815

ISBN: 0871520354

Condition: Very Good +


Navy cloth with gold lettering. xv, 612pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.This book comes from the personal library of Morton H. Smith and has his personal library marking. This from Wikipedia: Morton Howison Smith (December 11, 1923 to November 12, 2017) was an American Presbyterian minister. He was the first Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church in America, serving from 1973 to 1988, and also served as its Moderator in 2000. Smith had degrees from the Univer... View more info

Re-interpreting History or, The Fight for Democracy (Signed First Edition)

By: M. D. Boland

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Tacoma, WA, Marland Bookcraft: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031209

Condition: Very Good -


The author provides access to official records not within the reach of the general public which prove the contention of the Confederacy that it was acting within its constitutional rights when it withdrew from a government that had no existence without voluntary adherence to a contract - the consent of the 13 sovereign states. Tan cloth with navy lettering on spine and front cover. Mylar cover. 188pp., with a Bibliography. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Legislative and Documentary History of the Bank of the United States: including the Original Bank of America (First Edition)

By: M. St. Clair Clarke and D. A. Hall

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Gales and Seaton: 1832

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030441

Condition: Very Good +


Useful knowledge regarding the past legislation of Congress concerning various bills and projects for a National Bank. Handsome chocolate 3/4 leather rebind with marbled boards. Raised bands. Leather spine label. Some penciled numbers on title page. There is no other writing in the book. Tight clean copy. 808pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

George Washington: a Figure Upon the Stage (Signed First Edition)

By: Margaret Brown Klapthor and Howard Alexander Morrison

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., The Smithsonian Institution Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 031883

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


159 figures from the Exhibition of the 250th anniversary of Washington's birth. Paperback. Author's warm gift inscription on title page. 231pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Dresses of the First Ladies of the White House (First Edition)

By: Margaret W. Brown

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Institution: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032493

Condition: Very Good +


First Edition. Very good + condition. Cloth spine with paper covered boards. Original paper label on front cover. Textured end papers. Illustrated in color. No writing in the book. ix, 149pp., index. View more info

Toward a New Society: American Thought and Culture, 1800-1830 (Twayne's American Thought and Culture Series) First Edition

By: Matthews, Jean V.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Twayne Pub: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033358

ISBN: 0805790578

Condition: Near Fine


The book chronicles the breakdown of Enlightenment values as the elitist and rationalist legacy of Jeffersonianism gave way to the populist and capitalist fervor of the Jacksonian era. Paperback. Date of purchase written on half title page. There is no other writing in the book. xi, 188pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Landfall Controversy: Columbus and the Indians (Typed Manuscript) First Edition

By: Mauricio Obregon

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032288

Condition: Very Good


Typewritten manuscript in binder. Typewritten label on front cover. No writing in the book. 30pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Frederick Douglass (Signed by McFeely)

By: McFeely, William S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Touchstone Books: 1992-01-01

Seller ID: 022066

ISBN: 067175971X

Condition: Very Good


Very good paperback with moderate shelf wear. Signed on the title page and inscribed on the first free end sheet by the author. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Abraham Lincoln and the Second American Revolution

By: McPherson, James M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York and Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 023322

ISBN: 019505542X

Condition: Fine


Two toned cloth, author's gift inscription on half title page, there is no other writing in the book, xiii, 173pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Robert F. Kennedy Assassination: New Revelations on the Conspiracy and Cover-Up, 1968-1991

By: Melanson, Philip H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Shapolsky Publishers: 1991

Seller ID: 040623

ISBN: 1561710369

Condition: Very Good +


A reexamination of the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy presents new evidence that suggests that Sirhan could not possibly have acted alone and calls for a reopening of the case.Charcoal cloth. Illustrated. Previous owner's personal library mark inside front cover. 362pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Beginnings of Sisterhood: The American Woman's Rights Movement, 1800-1850 (Studies in the life of women) Signed First Edition

By: Melder, Keith

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Schocken Books: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031873

ISBN: 080523649X

Condition: Very Good +


An inscribed first edition copy with a signed photograph of the author and his wife, Joanne. Red cloth with gold spine lettering. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Just a little, light pencil marginalia. 199pp., index. Dust jacket is not price-clipped. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Where the Rivers Ran Backward (First Edition)

By: Merritt, William E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Athens and London, Univ of Georgia Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027402

ISBN: 0820311073

Condition: Near Fine


Charcoal cloth with silver lettering. No writing in the book. Two pages with closed tears about 2 inches (without loss) - appears to be a bindery defect. 291pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Border: The U.S.-Mexico Line (First Inscribed Edition)

By: Metz, Leon Claire

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mangan Books: 1990

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 021260

ISBN: 0930208277

Condition: Fine


Blue cloth with silver lettering, illustrated end-papers (maps), illustrated, author's warm inscription on half-title page, 467pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Hidden Phase of American History: Ireland's Part in America's Struggle for Liberty (Signed First Edition)

By: Michael J. O'Brien

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, The Devin-Adair Company: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 031119

Condition: Very Good


Recounts the quality and volume of Irish participation in the struggle for American Independence. O'Brien was Historiographer of the American Irish Historical Society. Green cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Author's signature on front free end paper. Previous owner's name written inside front cover with owner's bookplate paste-down. Inner hinges split. xv, 533pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Invasion: How America Still Welcomes Terrorists Criminals & Other Foreign Menaces to Our Shores (Signed First Edition)

By: Michelle Malkin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Regnery Publishing: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 021136

ISBN: 0895261464

Condition: Very Good


A few small marks on bottom of text block, otherwise a near fine condition copy, author's signature on ffep., there is no other writing in the book, xvi, 332pp., index, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Natural and Civil History of California, Volumes I & II

By: Miguel Venegas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033805

Condition: Near Fine


Part of the Great Americana Series. Facsimile of the rare London: 1759 first edition. 455; 387pp. Near fine condition. Venegas was a learned Jesuit missionary in Mexico and California. While in California he gathered much information from personal observation and from the archives of the various missions. These volumes contain valuable geographical, historical, and ethnological material relating to the name, situation, and extent of California, the aborigines and thei... View more info

Slave Days Condensed from Factual Information Gathered by Miriam Bellangee Wilson

By: Miriam Bellangee Wilson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Charleston, SC, Old Slave Mart Museum: 1956

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 038571

Condition: Very Good


Stapled booklet. 25pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Population History of Eastern U. S. Cities & Towns, 1790 - 1870

By: Moffatt, Riley

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Metuchen,, Scarecrow Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044300

ISBN: 0810825538

Condition: Very Good Condition


Too large for Priority envelope. Size: Folio. 240 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 pounds or less. Category: Reference; ISBN/EAN: 9780810825536. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

James Madison's Montpelier: Home of the Father of the Constitution

By: Montpelier Foundation

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Orange, VA, Montpelier Foundation: 2008

Seller ID: 042375

ISBN: 0971326126

Condition: Like New


Madison was considered to be the "father" of the United States Constitution. Pictorial paperback. Illustrated. 131pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Notes on a Journey in America

By: Morris Birkbeck

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Readex Microprint: 1966

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 031975

Condition: Like New


Reprint of 1818 London edition. Brown leatherette. Tan spine label. A couple of small scuff marks on rear cover. No writing in the book. iv, 156pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Afro-American History (African Afro-American Studies Series) FIRST EDITION

By: Morris, Harry W.; Simmons, Charles W. [Compiler]

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Columbus, OH, Charles E. Merrill: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026781

ISBN: 0675091314

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. No writing in the book. Cover edges a bit chipped. ix, 331pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Annals of America: 1493-1976--20 Volume Set With Introduction

By: Mortimer J. Adler

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Encylopaedia Britannica, Inc: 1976

Seller ID: 034437

Condition: Very Good


NO INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING. Complete 20-volume set in dark blue leatherette covered boards. Introduction (volume) is white trade paperback. A couple volumes have some age-toned text blocks. No writing in the books. Appears never to have been used. Solid set. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Importing Women for Immoral Purposes: A Partial Report from the Immigration COmmission on the Importation and Harboring of Women for Immoral Purposes

By: Mr. Dillingham

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1909

Seller ID: 038012

Condition: Near Fine


61st Congress, 2d Session. Senate. Document No. 196. Stapled pamphlet. Removed. 61pp. All page edges marbled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Hurry-Graphs: Sketches of Scenery, Celebrities and Society, Taken from Life

By: N. Parker Willis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Auburn, Alden, Beardsley & Co.: 1854

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 031887

Condition: Very Good +


Journal-like entries of life in the mid-1800's in New York City. Brown gilt cloth with gold lettering and design on spine. A very good plus copy. Tight and clean. x, 364pp. A fine binding. Corners just a bit worn. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Perilous Fight to which is added, The Star Spangled Banner (Limited Signed Edition)

By: Neil W. Swanson

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Yor and Toronto, Farra and Rinehart: 1945

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 026189

Condition: Very Good


Navy cloth with gold and red lettering and design, illustrated end-papers (maps), #2201 of the Maryland edition signed by the author, illustrated, ex-library pocket removed from inside of front board, xiii, 555pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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George Washington's Secret Navy: How the American Revolution Went to Sea (First Edition)

By: Nelson, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw Hill: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030973

ISBN: 0071493891

Condition: Fine


The fascinating story of how Washington, America's first commander in chief, launched America's first Navy. Two toned cloth with gold spine lettering. No writing in the book. Dust jacket is not price clipped. 378pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Strange Career of Porgy and Bess: Race, Culture, and America?s Most Famous Opera

By: Noonan, Ellen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chapel Hhill, The University of North Carolina Press: 2014

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 039300

ISBN: 1469617536

Condition: Very Good +


Created by George Gershwin and DuBose Heyward and sung by generations of black performers, Porgy and Bess has been both embraced and reviled since its debut in 1935. In this comprehensive account, Ellen Noonan examines the opera's long history of invention and reinvention as a barometer of twentieth-century American expectations about race, culture, and the struggle for equality. In its surprising endurance lies a myriad of local, national, and international stories.For ... View more info

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The Forgotten History of America: Little Known Conflicts of Lasting Importance from the Earliest Colonists to the Eve of the Revolution (New)

By: O'Brien, Cormac

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Crestline: 2013

Seller ID: 038212

ISBN: 0785830588

Condition: New


This book depicts a continent emerging as both a bloody battleground between Native Americans and Europeans and a place where alien cultures began to mesh. This is the history they left out of the textbooks--thanks to Cormac O'Brien, the forgotten history of America will be forgotten no more. From the founding of the first permanent European settlement in North America (1565) to the bloody chaos of the British frontier in Pontiac's War (1763), this vividly written narr... View more info

The Foreign Commerce and Navigation of the United States for the Year ending June 30, 1905 (First Edition)

By: O. P. Austin

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039614

Condition: Good


Black cloth with two (2-3 inch) pieces of cloth missing on front cover. Board edges worn. Soiled throughout. Thick 1,180pp. View more info

The British Empire in America containing The History of Discovery, Settlement, Progress and State of the British Colonies on the Continent and Islands of America in 2 volumes

By: Oldmixon, John

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, Augustus M. Kelley: 1970

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 031768

ISBN: 0678005249

Condition: Near Fine


The British empire in America: containing the history of the discovery, settlement, progress and present state of all the British colonies on the continent and islands of America. With curious maps of the several places, done from the newest surveys. Complete 2 volume set in near fine condition. Brown cloth with red and black dual spine labels. Folding maps. Illustrated. xxxiv, 567; 478pp., index. No writing in the books. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

American Colonial Government 1696-1765: A Study of the British Board of Trade in its relation to the American COlonies, Political, Industrial, Administrative

By: Oliver Morton Dickerson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cleveland, The Arthur H. Clark Co: 1912

Seller ID: 041601

Condition: Very Good


Brown boards with gold spine lettering. Frontispiece with tissue guard. Illustrated. 390pp., index. Inner rear hinge taped. Ex-library. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Trigger Fingers

By: Owen P. White

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York and London, G. P. Putnams: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: signed by author

Seller ID: 013123

Condition: Good


Signed on the first front paper. The book covers John Wesley Hardin, Sam Bass, Billie the Kid and others.There is an owners name inside the front cover. Red covers are somewhat discolored. Binding is relatively tight.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Slavery: History and Historians

By: Parish, Peter J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1989

Edition: Second Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 027459

ISBN: 0064301826

Condition: Very Good +


Paperback. Corner of half title page is clipped. Two pages with some underlining. xii, 195pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Francis Parkman : The Oregon Trail / The Conspiracy of Pontiac (The Library of America) First Printing

By: Parkman, Francis; Taylor, William [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Library of America: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 039409

ISBN: 0940450542

Condition: Near Fine


"From boyhood," wrote Francis Parkman, "I had a taste for the woods and the Indians." His lifelong fascination with these American subjects are brilliantly recorded in "The Oregon Trail" and "The Conspiracy of Pontiac," his two earliest works. Parkman began his travels to the northern wilderness during his student years at Harvard in the 1840s, then went west after graduation. His first and most famous book, "The Oregon Trail," is ... View more info

Buddhoe: The Man who shaped the history of St. Croix

By: Pat Gill

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Wentworth Press: 1976

Seller ID: 038943

Condition: Very Good


Paperback. 175pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Dust Bowl: Men, Dirt, and Depression (First Edition)

By: Paul Bonnifield

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040079

Condition: Like New


First Edition. Mylar cover. Illustrated. xi, 232pp., index. Textured end paper. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info