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Collector's Library of the Civil War (20 volumes)

By: N/A

Price: $160.00  $136.00

Publisher: New York, Time Life Books:

Seller ID: 80810


Clean and sturdy. One volume, "Mosby's Rangers" has a loose spot on the binding. The other volumes are tightly bound. Gold page edging. Nice looking set. Previous owner's name is on the first blank pages. View more info

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The Day Richmond Died

By: A. A. and Mary Hoehling

Price: $5.50  $4.68

Publisher: San Diego, CA, A. S. Barnes & Company: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5454056


Clean and sturdy. This penetrating and provocative book captures the tragic relaities of war, reveals the varied human responses to the inhumanities arising during times of violent crisis. It permits readers to follow the final 36 hours in the life of Congederate Richmond, to share with those who experienced those frightful yet fascinating events what it was like to be in the historic city "set on a hill" waiting amidst crackling flames and exploding magazines for the vi... View more info

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Whatever You Resolve to Be: Essays on Stonewall Jackson

By: A. Wilson Greene

Price: $7.24  $6.15

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Butternut and Blue: 1992

Seller ID: 5151932


When A. Wilson Greene released his respected Whatever You Resolve to Be: Essays on Stonewall Jackson in 1992, he little realized the interest in the popular Southern general that would explode in its wake. In recent years, Jackson has been the subject of biographies, military studies, and a major motion picture, Gods and Generals. Interpretations and perceptions of Jackson have changed as a result.In response to this interest, Greene s outstanding look at Stonewall Jacks... View more info

Civil War Battles and Leaders

By: Aaron R. Murray

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: New York, NY, DK Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 002715


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Civil War: Battles and Leaders

By: Aaron R. Murray

Price: $2.50  $2.13

Publisher: New York, DK Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 002116


Light wear. The Civil War tested the new political experiment that began with the American Revolution. In this guide to the battles and leading figures of the war that tore America apart, readers will find a wealth of images, from pictures of artifacts to portraits and battlefield paintings and maps. These visual documents complement the vivid telling of the events of the War Between the States, creating a perfect introduction to the Civil War for students and adults ali... View more info

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Eyewitness to the Civil War, Volume II: The Bloody Struggle, The Civil War in the East, 1862

By: Albert A. Nofi

Price: $4.50  $3.83

Publisher: New York, Gallery Books: 1988

Seller ID: 0607145


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In the Hands of Providence: Joshua L. Chamberlain and the American Civil War

By: Alice Rains Trulock

Price: $9.00  $7.65

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, The University of North Carolina: 1992

Seller ID: 5252875


Deserve[s] a place on every Civil War bookshelf.--New York Times Book Review "[Trulock] brings her subject alive and escorts him through a brilliant career. One can easily say that the definitive work on Joshua Chamberlain has now been done.--James Robertson, Richmond Times-Dispatch "An example of history as it should be written. The author combines exhaustive research with an engaging prose style to produce a compelling narrative which will interest scholars and ... View more info

The Emergence of Lincoln: Douglas, Buchanan and Party Chaos 1857-1859

By: Allan Nevins

Price: $6.00  $5.10

Publisher: New York, NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1950

Seller ID: 006838


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Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation: The End of Slavery in America

By: Allen C. Guelzo

Price: $5.75  $4.89

Publisher: New York, NY, Simon & Schuster: 2004

Seller ID: 11058


One of the nation's foremost Lincoln scholars offers an authoritative consideration of the document that represents the most far-reaching accomplishment of our greatest president. No single official paper in American history changed the lives of as many Americans as Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation. But no American document has been held up to greater suspicion. Its bland and lawyerlike language is unfavorably compared to the soaring eloquence of the Gettysburg Add... View more info

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The Collected Civil War Stories of Ambrose Bierce

By: Ambrose Bierce

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 2007

Seller ID: 5353854


One of the most insightful writings on war. Remnants of a price sticker on the front of the dust jacket. View more info

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War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars

By: Andrew Carroll

Price: $4.50  $3.83

Publisher: New York, Scribners: 2001

Seller ID: 001653


In 1998, Andrew Carroll founded the Legacy Project, with the goal of remembering Americans who have served their nation and preserving their letters for posterity. Since then, over 50,000 letters have poured in from around the country. Nearly two hundred of them comprise this amazing collection -- including never-before-published letters that appear in the new afterword. Here are letters from the Civil War, World War I, World War II, Korea, the Cold War, Vietnam, the ... View more info

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This Distracted and Anarchical People: New Answers for Old Questions about the Civil War-Era North

By: Andrew L. Slap & Michael Thomas Smith

Price: $8.25  $7.01

Publisher: New York, Fordham University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 5151729


While most of the fighting took place in the South, the Civil War profoundly affected the North. As farm boys became soldiers and marched off to battle, social, economic, and political changes transformed northern society. In the generations following the conflict, historians tried to understand and explain the North’s Civil War experience. Many historical explanations became taken for granted, such as that the Union Army was ideologically Republican, northern Democrat... View more info

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Dead March: A Civil War Mystery

By: Ann McMillan

Price: $4.00  $3.40

Publisher: New York, NY, Viking: 1998

Seller ID: 8209


Historical mysteries fly off the shelves these days. At the same time, millions of Civil War buffs--pilgrims to battle sites and fans of Ken Burns's documentary--devour all they can read about those four fatal years. Dead March, vivid and suspenseful, rich in period detail and the tension of its times, stands poised to capture this twofold audience. In the gilded Virginia spring of 1861, secession talk fills Richmond's parlors and dark doings are afoot in its medical sch... View more info

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Scarecrow in Gray, A Civil War Novel

By: Barry D. Yelton

Price: $12.95  $11.01

Publisher: New York, NY, iUniverse: 2006

Inscription: Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 2918


We ran headlong across the fields. Minie balls filled the air with that strange, buzzing sound. Every now and again I could feel the air whip my neck as one flew close by. One of the balls ripped a chunk out of my left ear. Dirt flew up all around us where balls struck the ground. Men were dropped everywhere, most dead where they fell. A peaceful hill country farmer from North Carolina, Francis Marion Yelton, is torn from his beloved family and thrust into the barbari... View more info

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The Life of Johnny Reb: The Common Soldier of the Confederacy

By: Bell Irvin Wiley

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA, Louisiana State University Press: 1988

Seller ID: 4343158


Light wear. Wiley offers a rare but complete portrait of the ordinary soldier of the Confederacy during the Civil War, via extensive research of letters, newspaper stories, official records, and excerpts from diary entries. View more info

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Lincoln's Last Days: The Shocking Assassination That Changed America Forever

By: Bill O'Reilly

Price: $4.50  $3.83

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt: 2012

Seller ID: 4343133


Lincoln’s Last Days is a gripping account of one of the most dramatic nights in American history—of how one gunshot changed the country forever. Adapted from Bill O’Reilly’s bestselling historical thriller, Killing Lincoln, this book will have young readers—and grown-ups too—hooked on history. In the spring of 1865, President Abraham Lincoln travels through Washington, D.C., after finally winning America’s bloody Civil War. In the midst of celebrations, ... View more info

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Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever

By: Bill O'Reilly

Price: $5.00  $4.25

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt: 2011

Seller ID: 4343160


A riveting historical narrative of the heart-stopping events surrounding the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, and the first work of history from mega-bestselling author Bill O'Reilly The anchor of The O'Reilly Factor recounts one of the most dramatic stories in American history―how one gunshot changed the country forever. In the spring of 1865, the bloody saga of America's Civil War finally comes to an end after a series of increasingly harrowing battles. Presi... View more info

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Killing Lincoln: The Shocking Assassination that Changed America Forever

By: Bill O'Reilly

Price: $4.00  $3.40

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt: 2011

Seller ID: 5252196


Previous owner's name is on the first blank page. A riveting historical narrative of the heart-stopping events surrounding the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, and the first work of history from mega-bestselling author Bill O'Reilly The anchor of The O'Reilly Factor recounts one of the most dramatic stories in American history―how one gunshot changed the country forever. In the spring of 1865, the bloody saga of America's Civil War finally comes to an end after... View more info

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The Stone Wall: The Story of a Confederate Soldier

By: Brad Smiley

Price: $6.00  $5.10

Publisher: Woodstock, GA, Zebra Communications: 1999

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 002279


A Civil War Historical Novel about a confederate soldier. The Stone Wall captures the emotions of the people and times. It tells his feelings as he met Robert E. Lee face to face, the sadness he felt when his company escorted the body of "Stonewall" Jackson, and his pride and fear when he learns his regiment, the 19th Virginia Infantry will lead Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg. The book contains a Section on Genealogy Research, and a list of the 19th Virginia Regiment ... View more info

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The Army of the Potomac: Glory Road

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.70  $2.30

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday: 1952

Seller ID: 000342


The critical months between the autumn of 1862 and midsummer 1863 is the focus of Glory Road. During this time the outcome of the Civil War is determined, as the battles at Fredericksburg, Rappahannock and Chancellorsville set the state for Union victory as Gettysburg. View more info

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Mr. Lincoln's Army: The Army of the Potomac

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $1.80  $1.53

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday: 1962

Seller ID: 000394


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Mr. Lincoln's Army: The Army of the Potomac

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.25  $1.91

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday: 1962

Seller ID: 000648


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Reflections on the Civil War

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.50  $2.13

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 1981

Seller ID: 001218


Edited from tapes that the Pulitzer prize-winning historian made before his death, this moving, informative book paints an intimate portrait of war. It's a chronicle of motives and emotions, from larger than life figures Lincoln and Lee to young John B. Geyser, a common Union soldier whose drawings enhance these pages. View more info

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The Civil War

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.70  $2.30

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1987

Seller ID: 002103


Slight crease on cover from a fold. This book is a fast-moving, dramatic narrative. Catton, a leading historian of the Civil War, vividly describes the armies involved and battles fought. His account of battles is carefully interwoven with the political activities of the Union and Confederate armies and diplomatic efforts overseas. View more info

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The Army of the Potomac: Glory Road

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.25  $1.91

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday: 1952

Seller ID: 002223


The critical months between the autumn of 1862 and midsummer 1863 is the focus of Glory Road. During this time the outcome of the Civil War is determined, as the battles at Fredericksburg, Rappahannock and Chancellorsville set the state for Union victory as Gettysburg. View more info

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This Hallowed Ground

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.70  $2.30

Publisher: Washington Square Press: 1961

Seller ID: 002694


This history of the American Civil War chronicles the entire war to preserve the Union - from the Northern point of view, but in terms of the men from both sides who lived and died in glory on the fields. View more info

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The Coming Fury: The Centennial History of the Civil War [Volume I]

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $4.00  $3.40

Publisher: Garden City , NY, Doubleday & Company,Inc: 1961

Seller ID: 004460


"In words that weave history into art, Bruce Catton has created a book about the coming of the Civil War that is at once a broad canvas and a revealing close-up. Different from anything he has written before, except in the sheer beauty of its narrative style, The Coming Fury is conceived as classic tragedy; as a series of ever-narrowing circles of choice with fewer and fewer men to make them, enclosing, finally, but two men faced with almost no choice at all. Through the... View more info

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The Army of the Potomac: A Stillness at Appomattox

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.25  $1.91

Publisher: Garden City , NY, Doubleday & Company,Inc: 1953

Seller ID: 004835


Undoubtedly Catton's most brilliant books, A Stillness at Appomattox won both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for excellence in nonfiction. Caton recounts the most spectacular conflicts between Grant and Lee and details the end of hope for the Confederacy View more info

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The Army of the Potomac: Glory Road

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: Garden City , NY, Doubleday: 1952

Seller ID: 005326


The critical months between the autumn of 1862 and midsummer 1863 is the focus of Glory Road. During this time the outcome of the Civil War is determined, as the battles at Fredericksburg, Rappahannock and Chancellorsville set the state for Union victory as Gettysburg. View more info

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Never Call Retreat

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.50  $2.13

Publisher: Garden City , NY, Doubleday: 1965

Seller ID: 005359


The final work in this series begins in December of 1862. Four months before, the Union Army tasted long-awaited victory at the bloody battle of Antietam. Grant continued on towards Vicksburg, Mississippi. The grim battles that lay ahead would be costly: the Vicksburg campaign, Chattanooga, the Battle of the Wilderness, the Battle of Atlanta and the March to the Sea, the siege of Petersburg. There would be two and a half more years of war before Lee's surrender at Appoma... View more info

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The Army of The Potomac: A Stillness at Appomattox

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc: 1953

Seller ID: 011145


When first published in 1953, Bruce Catton, our foremost Civil War historian was awarded both the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award for excellence in nonfiction. This final volume of The Army of the Potomac trilogy relates the final year of the Civil War. View more info

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America Goes to War: An Introduction to the Civil War and It's Meaning to Amercians Today

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: New York, NY, MJF Books: 1986

Seller ID: 011769


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The Civil War

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $4.99  $4.24

Publisher: New York, The Fairfax Press: 1978

Seller ID: 15062


It has some writing on the inside of the front cover. Infinitely readable and absorbing, Bruce Catton’s The Civil War is one of the best-selling, most widely read general histories of the war available in a single volume. Newly introduced by the critically acclaimed Civil War historian James M. McPherson, The Civil War vividly traces one of the most moving chapters in American history, from the early division between the North and the South to the final surrender of C... View more info

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Bruce Catton's America: Selections from his Greatest Works

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $3.50  $2.98

Publisher: New York, Promontory Press: 1987

Seller ID: 000607


Previous owner's name is on the first blank page. Contains excerpts from the noted historian's most celebrated works, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning A Stillness at Appomattox, showing his unique perspective and versatility with subjects as diverse as John McGraw and the Civil War. View more info

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The Civil War (American Heritage Library)

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: Boston,, Houghton Mifflin: 1988

Seller ID: 50


Light wear on cover. No underlines. This book is a fast-moving, dramatic narrative. Catton, a leading historian of the Civil War, vividly describes the armies involved and battles fought. His account of battles is carefully interwoven with the political activities of the Union and Confederate armies and diplomatic efforts overseas. View more info

The Army of the Potomac: Mr. Lincoln's Army

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.50  $2.13

Publisher: New York, NY, Doubleday: 1962

Seller ID: 123465


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Gettysburg: The Final Fury, with Maps and Illustrations

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday: 1974

Seller ID: 98768


Light wear on cover. A Pulitzer Prize-winning author and respected authority on the Civil War clarifies the causes of the battle of Gettysburg and brings alive the most famous battle ever fought on American soil . B & W illustrations View more info

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The Army of the Potomac

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.00  $1.70

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday: 1952

Seller ID: 468372


In those critical months between the autumn of 1862 and midsummer of the following year, the eventual outcome of the Civil War was determined by the Army of the Potomac. Here is the exciting story of this army, of the people in it, and of the nation it defended. Full of human details which bring history to vivid life, this panorama of an army and of a nation at war. View more info

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Reflections on the Civil War

By: Bruce Catton and John Leekley

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: New York, NY, Promontory Press: 1998

Seller ID: 011748


Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Bruce Catton was America’s greatest Civil War historian, and he made the events of that seminal conflict come alive for millions. In this, his final book, edited from many hours of tapes after Catton’s death, he goes right to the heart and soul of what brought this nation to the battlefield. He reflects not only on military history, but also on the actual experience of army life for the common soldier; 17 period drawings by soldier-artis... View more info

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The Civil War: Strange and Fascinating Facts

By: Burke Davis

Price: $3.50  $2.98

Publisher: New York, The Fairfax Press: 1982

Seller ID: 002802


Wonderfully entertaining look at some intriguing oddities, unusual incidents, and colorful personalities connected with the Civil War. Includes 25 names the war was known by, personal quirks of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson, and more. View more info

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The Civil War: Strange and Wonderful Facts

By: Burke Davis

Price: $3.15  $2.68

Publisher: New York, The Fairfax Press: 1982

Seller ID: 007464


Wonderfully entertaining look at some intriguing oddities, unusual incidents, and colorful personalities connected with the Civil War. Includes 25 names the war was known by, personal quirks of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson, and more. View more info

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The Civil War: Strange & Fascinating Facts

By: Burke Davis

Price: $3.50  $2.98

Publisher: New York, The Fairfax Press: 1982

Seller ID: 002036


Wonderfully entertaining look at some intriguing oddities, unusual incidents, and colorful personalities connected with the Civil War. Includes 25 names the war was known by, personal quirks of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson, and more, View more info

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The Long Surrender

By: Burke Davis

Price: $3.25  $2.76

Publisher: New York, Vintage Books: 1985

Seller ID: 009630


A panoramic history of the collapse of the Confederacy. View more info

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The Civil War: Strange and Wonderful Facts

By: Burke Davis

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: New York, The Fairfax Press: 1982

Seller ID: 0607231


Wonderfully entertaining look at some intriguing oddities, unusual incidents, and colorful personalities connected with the Civil War. Includes 25 names the war was known by, personal quirks of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson, and more. View more info

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The Civil War: Strange and Fascinating Facts

By: Burke Davis

Price: $4.00  $3.40

Publisher: New York, Wings Books: 1994

Seller ID: 011601


Wonderfully entertaining look at some intriguing oddities, unusual incidents, and colorful personalities connected with the Civil War. Includes 25 names the war was known by, personal quirks of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson, and more. View more info

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The Civil War: Strange & Fascinating Facts

By: Burke Davis

Price: $2.75  $2.34

Publisher: New York, Wings Books: 1982

Seller ID: 00936


Wonderfully entertaining look at some intriguing oddities, unusual incidents, and colorful personalities connected with the Civil War. Includes 25 names the war was known by, personal quirks of Robert E. Lee and Stonewall Jackson, and more. View more info

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The Long Surrender

By: Burke Davis

Price: $3.00  $2.55

Publisher: New York, Vintage Civil War Library: 1985

Seller ID: 1149


Shows some discoloration on page edges and on first and last blank pages. A panoramic history of the collapse of the Confederacy. View more info

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They Called Him Stonewall: A Life of Lieutenant General T.J. Jackson, C.S.A.

By: Burke Davis

Price: $5.99  $5.09

Publisher: Short Hills, NJ, Burford Books: 1999

Seller ID: 5151293


Clean and sturdy. Davis approaches the subjects with the zest of an author who has a richly interesting human being to write about.―Bruce Catton View more info

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They Called Him Stonewall: A Life of Lt. General TJ Jackson, CSA

By: Burke Davis

Price: $6.00  $5.10

Publisher: New York, The Fairfax Press: 1988

Seller ID: 5454055


Clean, sturdy and unmarked. A Life of Lt. Gen. T.J. Jackson, C.S.A. Dramatic account of the life and times of "Stonewall" Jackson, brilliant military strategist of the Confederacy. Engaging style and thorough research make this indispensable for the casual reader as well as the serious student of the Civil War. Photos and maps. View more info

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Best Little Stories from the Civil War

By: C. Brian Kelly

Price: $2.75  $2.34

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Cumberland House: 1998

Seller ID: 60769


"Best Little Stories from the Civil War" is a collection of more than one hundred true stories from America's most divisive war. Filled with dramatic personal snapshots of the events-gathered from letters, diaries, eyewitness accounts, and autobiographies-the book focuses on matters of human interest behind the newspaper headlines. Not only are the military campaigns and battles of the war reported; so are the experiences of those affected by them-as combatants or as civ... View more info

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Best Little Stories of the Blue and the Gray

By: C. Brian Kelly

Price: $4.00  $3.40

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Cumberland House: 2006

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15998


A journalistic history of America's Civil War, it records the war largely in terms of human-interest aspects. In more than 100 vignettes, the writings of soldiers, sailors, slaves, politicians, and ordinary people are featured. Illustrated. Best Little Stories from the Blue and the Gray is a journalistic history of America's Civil War and the people who fought it. Drawn from the writings of soldiers, sailors, slaves, politicians, and ordinary citizens as much as from ... View more info

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Best Little Stories from the Civil War

By: C. Brian Kelly

Price: $6.00  $5.10

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Cumberland House: 1998

Inscription: Signed By Both Authors

Seller ID: 16063


This collection of more than 100 stories from America's Civil War is drawn from the writings of soldiers, sailors, slaves, politicians, and ordinary citizens as much as from the accomplishments of military leaders. The stories present the war in historical sequence through the voices of the common people, not just military and political leaders. Best Little Stories of the Civil War includes: * Soldiers describing their first experiences in battle Edward Porter ... View more info

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Best Little Ironies, Oddities & Mysteries of the Civil War

By: C. Brian Kelly

Price: $7.00  $5.95

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Cumberland House: 2000

Inscription: Signed By Both Authors

Seller ID: 16064


Best Little Ironies, Oddities, and Mysteries of the Civil War is a collection of more than 100 stories of unusual and frequently surprising events that took place in connection with the Civil War. Organized by topics into seven sections, the stories include ironies that grew out of incidents that took place prior to the war, the unexpected consequences of events and the early days of the conflict, twists and turns of fate among soldiers, civilians and officers, and postw... View more info

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Lee and His Generals: Profiles of Robert E. Lee and Seventeen Other Generals of the Confederacy

By: Captain William P. Snow

Price: $7.19  $6.11

Publisher: New York, Gramercy Books: 1996

Seller ID: 002649


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Pickett's Charge in History and Memory

By: Carol Reardon

Price: $5.50  $4.68

Publisher: Chapel Hill, The University of North Carolina Press: 1997

Seller ID: 4646773


A note is written inside the front cover and on the first blank page. Shows light wear. Several small stains on the bottom edge of the pages. If, as many have argued, the Civil War is the most crucial moment in our national life and Gettysburg its turning point, then the climax of the climax, the central moment of our history, must be Pickett's Charge. But as Carol Reardon notes, the Civil War saw many other daring assaults and stout defenses. Why, then, is it Pickett's ... View more info

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Gregory Howard's Story (Before the Creeks Ran Red)

By: Carolyn Reeder

Price: $4.00  $3.40

Publisher: Bethesda, MD, A Children's Literature Paperback: 2003

Seller ID: 880249


War Comes to Virginia! Gregory stood rooted to the hall floor as soldiers streamed into the parlor and the sitting room. their boots tracking dirt over the rugs. He saw that Father had moved to block the doorway of the dining room, but several of the soldiers simply pushed him in ahead of them. Gregory heard a chair scrape the floor as it was pushed back, followed by a harsh northern voice saying, "You sit back down, rebel lady. You ain't goin' nowhere." View more info

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The Road to Appomattox: A Sourcebook on the Civil War

By: Carter Smith

Price: $3.50  $2.98

Publisher: Brookfield, CT, Millbrook Press: 1993

Seller ID: 060682


Uses a variety of contemporary materials to describe and illustrate the battles fought between January 1864 and April 1865 that led to the end of the Civil War. View more info

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The Rewriting of America's History

By: Catherine Millard

Price: $2.25  $1.91

Publisher: Camp Hill, PA, Horizon Books: 1991

Seller ID: 4040286


There is light wear on the cover. Catherine Millard undertakes to describe how the history of America has been reinterpreted and rewritten by secularist and humanist historians who have systematically excluded much that relates to faith in God from their accounts. View more info

Clara Barton: Healing the Wounds

By: Cathy East Dubowski

Price: $7.99  $6.79

Publisher: Englewood Cliff, NJ, Silver Burdett Press: 1991

Seller ID: 7062


A biography of the nurse who served on the battlefields of the Civil War and later founded the American Red Cross. View more info