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South Carolina Fire-Eater: The Life of Laurence Massillon Keitt, 1824-1864 SIGNED

By Holt Merchant, 2014, a rare book in any condition, small printing, this copy is signed by the author, Other than the signature and two page flaws at pg 172-73, this book is unread, and unmarked. Very collectible;

Shipping is free. $50.00

Campaigning With Grant, Horace Porter, HBDC 1984 Facsimile Reprint, Blue-Gray

VG condition, unread, unmarked, giftworthy, facsimile  memoir of Grant’s aide-de-camp, Blue Gray Press, 1984

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Aces High : The Heroic Saga of the Two Top-Scoring American Aces of World War II

Trade Paperback, Very Good condition, one dog-eared page, unmarked, unbroken spine,

Shipping Included, $10.00

A Wilderness So Immense : The Louisiana Purchase SIGNED 1st Ed, Kukla, 2003

VG condition, unread, unmarked except for the signing “to max kennedy”

$20, includes Shipping

Scramble, Flying the Aircraft of World War II, (British PB) , 1970

1970 1st ed, Printed in England, by John Nesbitt-Dufort, book has never been read, stiff and unopened, but with scruffs on the spine, still giftworthy, history and photos of aircraft that were in the Battle of Britain

$20.00 Includes Shipping

New Infantry Drill Regulations, U S Army. 1939

Military Service Publishing, 1939 5th ed, w/ dimpled soft cover, some wear, Good intact  condition, 230 pgs, Very collectible

$30 includes shipping

(2) Guides to the Battles of Chancellorsville/Fredericksburg and Gettysburg

Both VG-, Look like a shelf-pulls,  appear unread, modest edgewear to cover, quality site-by-site perfect for serious students, walking tours, even teaching. 

$15.00, includes Shipping

Fire and Fury : The Allied Bombing of Germany 1942 – 1945 -Randall Hansen 2008

Unread, unused, with light tanning at edges, VG-LIKE NEW

$25.00 includes Shipping

FM 7-20 Infantry, Airborne Infantry, & Mechanized Infantry Battalions 1965  Vietnam Era

Dept Army, 1965, appears unused, but with coffee rings on cover, soiled, but firm and unmarked

$25.00 includes Shipping

Raymond Aron, On War, RARE 1959 PB, Geo C Marshall Library Label

1959 Doubleday Anchor, very famous treatise, appears unread, stiff, bearing the label of the George C Marshall Library in Lexington VA, used, std library marks, very collectible

$15.00 includes shipping

On War by Carl von Clausewitz (1968, Paperback, Abridged) NEAR FINE

Book is LIKE NEW, no previous owner, Giftworthy

$10, shipping included

FM5-15, Field Fortifications, Dept Army, 1949

Very rare, August 1949, book is VG Fine stiff, condition, pencil “x” across cover, unmarked

$30 includes shipping

Napoleon : The Path to Power by Philip Dwyer (2008, Hardcover)

1st printing, book is probably a second, as a few pages, about 10, had small corner folds along the bottom, probably in the binding process, otherwise Like New

$25.00 includes shipping

The Civil War: The Artists’ Record,

260 pg, paper, of 1961-62 art exhibition in Washington and Boston, from a private school, they’re cleaning these out these days, one-of-a-kind art, mostly drawings, lithos, some color, worn, Good

$15.00 includes shipping

1981 Weapons Sytems, United States Army (photo/specs)

84 pgs, stapled wraps, glossy stocl, photos and specs of Army weapons systems, including helicopters, G-VG condition, unmarked

$25.00 shipping included

War Letters: Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars 2001, by Andrew Carroll

LIKE NEW condition, trade paperback. 490 pgs

$12.00 Shipping included

Hammer & Tickle, Ben Lewis (Communist Jokes) UK printing, HBDC

UK printing, so not many in the US, book is LIKE NEW, neve rowned, GIFTWORTHY

$30.00 Shipping Included

Rebel : The Life and Times of John Singleton Mosby by Kevin H. Siepel (1997, Paper)

Book is unread, LIKE NEW, Giftworthy

$25.00 includes  shipping

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee, Dee Brown, 1970 1st ed, 2nd Printing, HBDC

stated 2nd printing, one of the most popular books of the era, edgewear and tear on DJ (shown,) owner’s name blacked out inside cover, unmarked otherwise, good condition,  

$25.00 includes shipping

 

 

 

 

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