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101 Brown, Shepherd Spencer Neville, Sr. Ed. & Annotated By. WAR YEARS, C.S.A. 12th Mississippi Regiment, Major S.H. Giles, W.M. Original Letters, 1860-1865.
Hillsboro Hill College 1998 1st. Cloth Fine 
479 pp., frontis., illus., maps, index. Blue cloth w/gilt lettering, no d.j. issued. Giles describes the campaigns in Mississippi, Alabama & Georgia in his letters. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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102 Brownlee, Richard S. GRAY GHOSTS OF THE CONFEDERACY
Baton Rouge LSU Press 1958 1st. Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 274 pp., maps, illus., index. Review copy. Confederate guerillas in Missouri including "Bloody Bill" Anderson, William C. Quantrill, Frank & Jesse James and the Younger brothers. A documented study of Civil War guerilla warfare west of the Mississippi from the Missouri border to Texas. Guns #306. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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103 Bruce, Robert V. LINCOLN AND THE TOOLS OF WAR.
Indianapolis Bobbs-Merrill 1956 1st. Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 368 pp., frontis., illus., index. Chronicles President Lincoln's struggle agains bureaucratic red tape and his dealings with a colorful parade of inventors, ordnance experts, military officers, and lobbyists who heralded a new era of warfare. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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104 Buck, Captain Irving A. & Thomas Robson Hay. CLEBURNE AND HIS COMMAND and PAT CLEBURNE. Stonewall Jackson of the West.
Jackson McCowat-Mercer 1958 1st. Fine Near Fine 
D.j. (clipped), 378 pp., photos, maps, battle reports, index. Buck was Cleburne's Adjutant Captain & it ranks among the best of Confederate memoirs. First published in 1908 by Neale & rare. Hay has written an excellent background for the narrative. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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105 Burch, John P. CHARLES W. QUANTRELL. A True Hist. of His Guerrilla Warfare on the Missouri & Kansas Border During the Civil War.
N.P. Vega 1923 1st. Fine  Very Good 
As told by Captain Harrison Trow. Rare d.j. has some soil. 266 pp., illus. A not very reliable account of Quantrell's activities with his recollections of the Youngers, the James brothers, and the border conflicts. Guns #523.  
Price: 50.00 USD
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106 Buresh, Lumir F. Ed. By Dan L. Smith. OCTOBER 25TH AND THE BATTLE OF MINE CREEK.
Kansas City Lowell Press 1977 1st. Cloth Near Fine None 
Yellow cloth w/brown lettering, 266 pp., illus., maps (one foldout), index. The Battle of Mine Creek was the only Civil War battle fought in Kansas between uniformed troops & involved large forces of cavalry on both sides. Also known as Battle of the Osage, Battle of the Little Osage, or the Battle of Marais des Cygnes. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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107 Burns, William S. Ed. By Frank Allen Dennis. RECOLLECTIONS OF THE 4TH MISSOURI CAVALRY.
Dayton Morningside 1988 Cloth Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Blue cloth w/crossed flags on front, 162 pp., frontis. of Burns & photo of the last Colonel of the unit, index. Slightly canted with small stain on front cover & blind stamp on the title page. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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108 Campbell, Randolph B. CARPETBAG RULE IN RECONSTRUCTION TEXAS: AN ENDURING MYTH.
Austin TSHA 1994 1st. Paper Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Stiff illus. paper covers, pp. 587-754, cover illus. of Tehuacana Creek Indian Council. Campbell's article pp. 587-596. Also Weiss-The Texas Rangers Revisited pp. 621-642; and Klos-The 1859 Expulsion of the Reserve Indians from Texas. Vol. XCVII, No. 4, April, 1994. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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109 Cannan, John THE ATLANTA CAMPAIGN May-November, 1864
Conshohocken Combined Books 1991 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 176 pp., many illus., maps, index. Details the carnage and depredations of the Atlanta Campaign. The author provides a stirring narrative making this an excellent study of one of the greatest military campaigns of the Civil War. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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110 Cannan, John THE WILDERNESS CAMPAIGN, MAY 1864
Conshohocken Combined Books 1993 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 238 pp., photos, maps, illus., index. General Grant's first offensive battle for the Confederate capital of Richmond against Robert E. Lee's Army of North Virginia, which started in an area known as the Wilderness. Covers the planning, confused fighting and the resulting battle chaos. 
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111 Cannan, John, Ed. By. WAR IN THE EAST. Chancellorsville to Gettysburg, 1863.
N. Y. Gallery Books 1990 1st. Bds. Fine Fine 
D.j., 176 pp., many photos. The Eyewitness History of the Civil War series. Includes first hand accounts of the battles of Chancellorsville and Gettysburg by some of the generals who made the decisions and some of the common soldiers who fought the battles. 
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112 Cannan, John, Ed. By. WAR IN THE WEST. Shiloh to Vicksburg, 1862-1863.
N. Y. Gallery Books 1990 1st. Bds. Fine Fine 
D.j., 176 pp., many photos. The Eyewitness History of the Civil War series. Documents some of the great battles that took place in Kentucky, Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi from 1862 to 1863. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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113 Cannon, Devereaux D., Jr. THE FLAGES OF THE UNION. An Illustrated Guide.
Gretna Pelican Pub. 1994 1st. Wrs, Fine 
Stiff illustrated paper covers, 96 pp., illus. (some color plates), index. Small embossed seal on title page, otherwise fine. National flages, Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery, Naval, etc. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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114 Cannon, Newton. Ed. By Campbell H. Brown. THE REMINISCENCES OF NEWTON CANNON. First Sergeant, C.S.A.
Nashville Eggman Pub. 1993 Stiff Dec. Wrs. Fine 
Stiff decorated paper covers, 84 pp., 14 illus., index. Reprint of 1963 edition. From holograph material provided by his grandson Samuel M. Fleming, Jr. Introduction by Stanley Horn. Cannon was First Sergeant, 11th Tennessee Cavalry. Gift inscription on title & blindstamp. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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115 Capers, Brig. Gen. Ellison. Ed. By Gen Clemens A. Evans. SOUTH CAROLINA.
Secaucas Blue & Grey Press Hard Cover Fine Very Good 
D.j., 931 pp., illus. Confederate Military History series, Vol. 5. An extensive and detailed chronicle of what the Civil War meant to South Carolina. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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116 Capers, Henry D. THE LIFE AND TIMES OF C. G. MEMMINGER.
Richmond Everett Waddey Co. 1893 1st. Cloth Near Fine Mylar 
Brown cloth (embossed decoration on front cover), gilt lettering on spine, 604 pp., frontis, index. A couple of brown spots on title & small nicks to bottom edge of pages 417-422. Memminger, German by birth, was moved to South Carolina. Well educated as a lawyer, he became a leader in education. He signed South Carolina's ordinance of secession & became a member of the Provisional Confederate Congress. He served as the Confederacy's first Sec. of the Treasury for three and a half years. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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117 Carmichael, Peter S. LEE'S YOUNG ARTILLERIST. WILLIAM R. PEGRAM.
Charlottesville U. Of Va. 1995 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 209 pp., photos, battle plans, index. Pegram participated in every major battle in Virginia & rose from Sergeant to Colonel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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118 Carroll, John M., compiled, edited, and written by. CUSTER IN TEXAS: AN INTERRUPTED NARRATIVE.
N. Y. Sol Lewis Liveright 1975 1st. Very Good Very Good 
D.j. (small water stain on front cover), 288 pp., illus., index. Includes narratives of 1st Iowa Cavalry, 7th Indiana Cav., 5th Illinois Cav., 2nd Wisconsin Cav., info. on mutiny of Custer's command in Louisiana. Has 36 illus. by Jose Cisneros, Schiwetz, others & photos. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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119 Carson, Geraldine Primrose. FROM THE DESK OF HENRY RALPH.
Austin Eakin Press 1990 1st. Near Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 304 pp., photos, maps, index. Embossed seal on title. Papers including a diary and letters from 1824-1924 from the desk of the author's father, the first child born in Jasper County, Tx. His father's personal experiences on the 1841 Santa Fe Expedition, his Civil War diary detailing the part played by the Thirteenth Texas Cavalry, and reconstruction. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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120 Carter, Captain R.G. FOUR BROTHERS IN BLUE.
Austin U. Of Tx. 1979 2nd Prtg. Fine Fine 
537 pp., frontis., index. Orignally pub. in 1913 in ltd. edition (200c). 1979 reprint from the original. One of the finest primary sources on the daily life of a Union soldier. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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