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1 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. 1936 Centennial Edition
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1936 1st. Edition Magazine Near Fine No Jacket 
Cover photo of Margaret Jane Cook Dolan. Contains J.E. Gregg's History of Presidio County & other articles on the County. Articles on the Brites, Pancho Villa. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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2 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. April-May 1934.
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1934 1st. Edition Magazine Near Fine No Jacket 
Covers show paintings from the El Paso County courthouse lobby. Articles on Spanish Explorations Along the Conchos & Rio Grande Terlingua history, the Border Patrol, R.E. Thomason, etc. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. December 1933. El Paso Issue.
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1933 1st. Edition Magazine Very Good No Jacket 
Water damage. Articles on El Paso, Bandits, Camels in the Big Bend (O.W. Williams), Ft. Quitman, El Paso Salt War,etc. Some early History of Presidio, Fort Davis, Van Horn wells. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. February-March 1934.
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1934 1st. Edition Magazine Very Good No Jacket 
Articles on the Boundary Survey, Yaqui indians, Lost Guadalupe gold mine, Lone Red Murder Yearling of West Texas, History of Presidio county by Gregg, Early West Texas Cattle & Horse brands. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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5 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. January 1934.
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1934 1st. Edition Magazine Near Fine No Jacket 
Articles on San Elizario, Tom O'Folliard (Billy the Kid's partner), El Paso Salt War (part 2), Austin's Original 300, etc. Cowboy preacher L.R. Millican. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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6 VOICE OF THE MEXICAN BORDER. November 1933. John Nance Garner issue.
Marfa O.L. Shipman 1933 1st. Edition Magazine Very Good No Jacket 
Articles by Jack Shipman, Warren J. Hunter, others about Indians, Texas Rangers (Lt. Charles Nevill, Capt. H.J. Richarz). Ranchers and cowboys. Some staining due to water. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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7 Adair, John L., Compiled By. CONSTITUTION AND LAWS OF THE CHEROKEE NATION Published By an Act of the National Council 1892
Parsons, Kansas The Foley R'y Printing Co. 1893 1st. Cloth Fine 
Tan library cloth w/red & black leather spine labels, 426 pp., index. Rebound. Contents in excellent conditon. Probably the most refined codification among the Five Civilized Tribes. Compiled by John L. Adair. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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8 Ballard, Brig.Gen. Colin R. THE MILITARY GENIUS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN.
Cleaveland World Pub. 1952 1st. Cloth Near Fine None 
Cloth, 246 pp., photos from the Meserve Collection, index. No d.j. Preface by Fletcher Pratt. A study of Lincoln's influence on the strategy of the Civil War and attempts to prove that he was an excellent strategist. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Barton, William E. LINCOLN AT GETTYSBURG. What H.he Intended to Say; What He Said; What Was Reported; What He Wished He Had Said.
N. Y. Peter Smith 1950 1st. Of This Ed. Cloth Very Good No D.j. Issued 
Blue cloth, 263 pp., illus., index. Reprint of the 1930 edition. No d.j. as issued. Very nice copy. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Beck, Mrs. Henry Harrison. ON THE TEXAS FRONTIER.
Santa Barbara Fithian Press 1999 Dec. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 295 pp., plates. Reprint of a rare piece of Texana. The autobiography of Fannie Davis Veale Beck, born in Dresden, Tx., in 1861. She grew up in Palo Pinto, lived at Breckenridge & Clear Fork of Brazos, family encounters w/Indians, Ku Klux Klan. An excellent book. Ltd. 250c for sale. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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11 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: 24.00 USD
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12 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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13 Carroll, John M., Edited By. THE BLACK MILITARY EXPERIENCE IN THE AMERICAN WEST.
N.Y. Liveright 1971 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 591 pp., illus. by Cisneros, Eggenhofer, Remington, Bjorklund, others, index.The best book on the subject. The story of the 9th & 10th Cavalry, and the 24th & 25th Infantry, all black units that served in Texas, Arizona, & New Mexico. Fine copy except the front endpaper illustrations are upside down. Chapters by Fray Angelico Chavez, Carroll, J.Evetts Haley, etc. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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14 Carter, Capt. Robert G. ON THE BORDER WITH MACKENZIE, or Winning West Texas from the Comanches.
N.Y. JMC 1988 Cloth Near Fine No D.j. Issued 
Red cloth, 580 pp., index. No d.j. issued. Basic Tx Bks #25-this is one of the best sources on the Federal cavalry campaigns against the Indians in the 1870's. Classic Texas book. Dykes-"the most complete account of the Indian wars of the Texas frontier in the 1870's. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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15 Chesley, Hervey E. ADVENTURING WITH THE OLD-TIMERS. TRAILS TRAVELED-TALES TOLD.
Midland Haley Mem. Lib. 1979 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 184 pp., illus. by H.D. Bugbee, design by Hertzog, index. Introduction by J. Evetts Haley . Stories of trips by Haley and Chesley to research & gather stories on Jeff Milton, Ira Aten, J. Wright Mooar, and others.PRESENTATION COPY INSCRIBED by Chesley & his wife, and SIGNED by Haley.. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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16 Cleaves, Freeman. MEADE OF GETTYSBURG.
Dayton Morningside 1980 Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 384 pp., illus., 6 battle maps, index. Facsimile reprint of 1960 edition. Biography of George Gordon Meade, Union general who rose to being the commander of the Army of the Potomac, best remembered for his role at Gettysburg for repulsing Lee & the Army of Northern Virginia. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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17 Coffin, Charles Carleton. DRUM-BEAT OF THE NATION. The First Period of the War of the Rebellion from Its Outbreak to the Close of 1862.
N.Y. Harper & Bros. 1888 . Dec. Cloth Very Good Mylar 
Green cloth embossed with gilt decoration & lettering, mylar protection, 478 pp., frontis., over 300 b&w illus. A history of the Civil War by Civil War correspondent and journalist Charles Coffin. Corners & edges worn, front hinge cracked but otherwise nice tight copy. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Cummings, Charles M. YANKEE QUAKER CONFEDERATE GENERAL. The Curious Career of Bushrod Rust Johnson.
Rutherford Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 1971 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 417 pp., maps, illus., index. Johnson graduated West Point but was forced to resign his commission during the Mexican War. As a result, he joined the Confederate army and fought well in a number of battles, & was promoted to Major General. He made a poor showing before Lee at Petersburg and was removed from his command by Lee just before he surrendered at Appomattox. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Cunningham, Eugene. TRIGGERNOMETRY. A Gallery of Gunfighters.
Caldwell Caxton Printers 1975 Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 441 pp., illus. w/photos from the Rose Collection. Foreword by Eugene Manlove Rhodes. One of the best books on gunfighters. Guns #530-standard work & reliable on most points. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Curry, Richard Orr. A HOUSE DIVIDED. Statehood Politics & the Copperhead Movement in West Virginia.
Pittsburgh U. Of Pittsburgh Press 1964 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j., (clipped), 203 pp., 7 maps, index. A thorough investigation of the factors that led to the breakup of the Old Dominion and the emergence of the new state of West Virginia during the Civil War. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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