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1 American Guide Series, (WPA). TEXAS. A Guide to the Lone Star State.
N. Y. Hastings House 1940 1st. Cloth Very Good None 
Blue cloth, 718 pp., endpaper maps, photos, index. Nice copy but no d.j. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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2 Anders, Curt. HEARTS IN CONFLICT. One-Volume History of the Civil War.
N. Y. Birch Lane Press 1994 1st. Cloth & Bds, Fine Fine 
D.j., 642 pp., battle plans, index. Provides a clear understanding of what happened betwee the North and the South during the years 1861-1865. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Anderson, Nancy Scott & Dwight Anderson. THE GENERALS. Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee.
N. Y. Alfred A. Knopf 1987 1st. Cloth & Bds, Fine Fine 
D.j., 523 pp., index. A well done dual biography based on eyewitness accounts, diaries, and memoirs, that follow Grant and Lee from their childhood through West Point and into their careers in and out of the army, and finally into the Civil War. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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4 Batty, Peter & Peter Parish. THE DIVIDED UNION.
Topsfield Salem House 1987 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j. (clipped), 224 pp., many photos w/some in color, index. Square. A lively and penetrating account of the Civil War. A companion book to the TV series. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 Bauer, Grace BEE COUNTY CENTENNIAL 1858-1958
Beeville Beeville Pub. Co. 1958 1st. Stiff Pictorial Wrs. Fine No D.j. Issued 
Stiff white paper covers w/red design & blue lettering, 115 pp., photos. History of Bee County in South Central Texas. SIGNED by Grace Bauer. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Beals, Carleton. WAR WITHIN A WAR. The Confederacy Against Itself.
Philadelphia Chilton Co. 1965 1st. Cloth Fine Very Good 
D.j. (front panel wrinkled at the top), 177 pp., index. The story of the 'fifth column' within the Confederacy. Nevins II, p. 169. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Belden, Thomas Graham & Marva Robins Belden. SO FELL THE ANGELS.
Boston Little Brown 1956 3rd Prtg. Cloth Very Good Good 
D.j. (worn, missing small piece on spine), 401 pp., illus., index. Biography of Lincoln's secretary, later Chief Justice, Salmon P. Chase, his ambitious daughter and her husband, Senator William Sprague. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Benson, Susan Williams, Ed. BERRY BENSON'S CIVIL WAR BOOK. Memoirs of a Confederate Scout and Sharpshooter.
Athens U. Of Ga. 1962 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 203 pp., frontis., photos. He & his brother Blackwood served in the Confederate army from the first shot to the last, absent only when recovering from wounds, & in Berry's case during five months in Union prisons. They served in Jackson's "footcavalry" until his death & then in the Battalion of Sharpshooters attached to Gen. Maxcy Gregg's 1st S. Carolina Volunteers. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Bergeron, Arthur W., Jr. Ed. By. THE CIVIL WAR REMINISCENCES OF MAJOR SILAS T. GRISAMORE, C.S.A.
Baton Rouge LSU 1993 1st. Hard Cover Fine Fine 
D.j., 227 pp., 5 maps, illus., index. Grisamore enlisted with the Lafourche Creoles, soon to become Co. G of the 18th Louisiana Infantry. His recollections are important in that few Louisiana soldiers left written accounts of the war. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Braddy, Haldeen. PERSHING'S MISSION IN MEXICO 1916.
El Paso Tx. Western Press 1975 Cloth Very Good Very Good 
D.j., 82 pp., photos, e.p.map by Cisneros, notes.Typo. by Hertzog. A fine book about the Punitive Expedition of 1916. Covers the country's history as well as the Revolution. Braddy is the dean of writers about Pancho Villa. Lowman #199. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Brooksher, William R. & David K. Snider. GLORY AT A GALLOP. Tales of the Confederate Cavalry.
Wash. D.C. Brassey's 1993 1st. Cloth & Boards Fine Fine 
D.j., 259 pp., index. Tales of all the legendary leaders in the Confederate cavalry and their exploits---JEB Stuart, Nathan Bedford Forrest, Earl Van Dorn, etc. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Brown, George William. BALTIMORE AND THE NINETEENTH OF APRIL, 1861.
Baltimore Johns Hopkins 2001 1st. Paperback Prtg. Stiff Illus. Paper Fine None 
Stiff paper covers, 176 pp., frontis. map, index. On April 19, 1861, the First Massassachusetts Vols. & some Pennsylvania troops marched along the Baltimore waterfront and were attacked by a mob. When the shooting was over, 21 soldiers & citizens were dead and over 100 injured. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 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: 30.00 USD
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14 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. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 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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16 Carter, Samuel III. THE SIEGE OF ATLANTA, 1864.
N. Y. Bonanza 1973 Bds. Very Good Fine 
D.j., 425 pp., photos, battle plans, maps, index. Atlanta in 1864 was the key to the South's survival. This was the decisive struggle of the war. Well told. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Castaneda, Carlos. Trans. by. THE MEXICAN SIDE OF THE TEXAS REVOLUTION...
Wash. D.C. Documentary Publishing 1971 Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Black cloth with gold lettering, 391 pp., illus., map, index. Ltd. to 500c. BTB #61-best contemporaneous account of Mexican retreat from Texas after San Jacinto. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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18 Castaneda, Carlos. Trans. by. THE MEXICAN SIDE OF THE TEXAS REVOLUTION...
Wash. D.C. Documentary Publishing 1971 Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Black cloth with gold lettering, 391 pp., illus., map, index. Ltd. to 500c. BTB #61-best contemporaneous account of Mexican retreat from Texas after San Jacinto. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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19 Castaneda, Carlos. Trans. by. THE MEXICAN SIDE OF THE TEXAS REVOLUTION...
Wash. D.C. Documentary Publishing 1971 Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Black cloth with gold lettering, 391 pp., illus., map, index. Ltd. to 500c. BTB #61-best contemporaneous account of Mexican retreat from Texas after San Jacinto. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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20 Clemens, Gus LEGACY. The Story of the Permian Basin Region of West Texas and Southeast New Mexico.
San Antonio Mulberry Ave. Books 1983 1st., 1st Prtg. Leatherette Fine None 
Original blue leatherette w/silver lettering, no d.j., 256 pp., endpaper maps, illus., index. Several double page color reproductions of paintings by Tom Lovell, color & black & white photos, and a number of maps. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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