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1 Anderson, William M. THEY DIED TO MAKE MEN FREE. A History of the 19th Michigan Infantry in the Civil War.
Berrien Springa, MI Hardscrabble Books 1980 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 320 pp., illus., index. History of Michigan regiment based on diaries, journals, newspapers, letters to family and friends. Bookplate, otherwise fine. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Babb, T.A. IN THE BOSOM OF THE COMANCHES. A Thrilling Tale of Indian Life...
Dallas Hargreaves Printing 1923 2nd Ed. Cloth Fine 
Red cloth, gilt lettering, 146 pp., photos. An authentic account of a Texas pioneer's recollections. First hand narrative of a young boy taken & held by Comanches. Considerable on Quanah Parker. Information on cow punching days, Texas Rangers, and much valuable information on pioneer women in Texas, including photographs. Excellent tight copy except browning of front free endpaper & one small foxed spot on edge of rear cover. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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3 Barber, Flavel C. Ed. By Robert H. Ferrell. HOLDING THE LINE. The Third Tennessee Infantry, 1861-1864.
Kent Kent State Univ. 1994 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 281 pp., illus., maps, index. Diary of Barber who was imprisoned on Johnson's Island after the surrender of Fort Donelson. Vivid descriptions of battles, notably the seige of Fort Donelson and the Confederate victory at Chickasaw Bayou. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Boethel, Paul C. ECHOES ON THE LAVACA.
Austin 1974 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j., 122 pp., photo, index. Nicely INSCRIBED by Boethel. Account of the career of a lawyer, judge, and author on the coast of Texas. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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5 Bushick, Frank H. GLAMOROUS DAYS.
San Antonio Naylor 1934 1st. Cloth Very Good Poor 
D.j. (pieced together but missing most of the spine, front cover with green background with various figures on it with a tan background to the ace of hearts in red in the middle, chipped edges), ; orange cloth binding. Long SIGNED inscription on fly.. Much on King Fisher, Ben Thompson, John Wesley Hardin, Sam Bass, Texas Rangers. Guns #349. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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6 Connelly, Thomas Lawrence & Archer Jones. THE POLITICS OF COMMAND. Factions and Ideas in Confederate Strategy.
Baton Rouge LSU 1973 1st. Cloth Fine Near Fine 
D.j. (clipped), 235 pp., illus. diagrams, endpaper map, index. An examination of the controversy over strategy between Jefferson Davis and the Confederate high command. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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7 Fisher, Noel C. WAR AT EVERY DOOR. Partisan Politics & Guerrilla Violence in East Tennessee 1860-1869.
Chapel Hill U. Of N. C. 1997 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 250 pp., tables, maps, illus., index. East Tennessee was one of the most divided regions of the country during the Civil War. The military & political struggle for control of the region from the secession crisis through the early years of reconstruction. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 Haley, J.Evetts. THEN CAME CHRISTMAS FOR MILDRED TAIT.
Amarillo Shamrock Oil 1962 1st. Dec. Cloth Fine 
14 pp., illus. by H.D. Bugbee. Typography by Hertzog. Lowman #145. Beautiful Christmas greeting & story by Haley from Jeff Milton. Former church library with partial stamp on title page and stamp on pp. 11. Ltd. 400c. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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9 Hoig, Stan. JESSE CHISHOLM. Ambassador of the Plains.
Niwot U. Colo. 1991 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 226 pp., map, illus., index. Chisholm-descendant of Cherokee Chief Corn Tassel and a Scottish rogue-was a trailblazer, linguist, scout. Very good biography of Chisholm who was very important in early Texas. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Honig, Lawrence E. JOHN HENRY BROWN. Texian Journalist 1820-1895.
El Paso Tx. Western Press 1973 1st. Paper Fine 
Stiff paper covers, 55 pp., illus., references. Fine biography of Brown-- Indian fighter, journalist, and writer. He went to Mexico with Shelby after the Civil War for 5 years. After returning, moved to Dallas, later was in Legislature, and mayor of Dallas. SWS #36. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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11 Hughes, Nathaniel Cheairs, Jr. & Roy P. Stonesifer, Jr. THE LIFE AND WARS OF GIDEON J. PILLOW.
Chapel Hill U. Of N. C. 1993 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 455 pp., 6 maps, many illus., index. Commonly portrayed as a bungling general who disgraced himself at Fort Donelson, Pillow is one of the most controversial military figures of 19th Century America. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Johnson, David. JOHN RINGO.
Stillwater Barbed Wire Press 1996 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 264 pp., frontis., photos, index. Has new material on Ringo in Texas. The most complete biography of Ringo to date, from his participation in the Mason County Hoo Doo War to the feuding with the Earps in Tombstone. SIGNED. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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13 Krick, Robert R. LEE'S COLONELS. A Biographical Register of the Field Officers of the Army of Northern Virginia.
Dayton Morningside 1979 1st. Cloth Fine No D.j. Issued 
Gray cloth, 415 pp. A complete record of every field officer who served under Lee in the Civil War. Includes the officers' name, rank, promotion history, occupation prior to the war, and units served with. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Lively, Mathew W. CALAMITY AT CHANCELLORSVILLE. The Wounding and Death of Confederate General Stonewall Jackson.
El Dorado Hills Savas Beatie 2013 1st., 1st Prtg. Boards Fine Fine 
D.j., 191 pp., illus., index. On May 2, 1863, Stonewall Jackson led his Second Corps around the Army of the Potomac. His surprise attack collapsed the Union line. He decided to keep attacking during the night but as he & his staff rode beyond the lines to scout the ground, his soldiers mistakenly shot & mortally wounded him. 
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15 Lundberg, John R. THE FINISHING STROKE. Texans in the 1864 Tennessee Campaign.
Abilene McWhiney Foundation Press 2002 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 176 pp., photos, index. Foreword by Michael Parrish. Military History of Texas Series Number One. The Battle of Franklin and others, Sul Ross's Texas Brigade, Matt Ector's Texas Brigade, & more. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Munson, John W. REMINISCENCES OF A MOSBY GUERRILLA.
N. Y. Moffat, Yard & Co. 1906 Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 277 pp., illus. This is an undated reprint with no publisher's name. A fine reprint of an excellent book on Mosby's guerrillas in excellent condition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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17 Nesbitt, Mark. SABER AND SCAPEGOAT. J.E.B. Stuart and the Gettysburg Controversy.
Mechanicsburg Stackpole Books 1994 1st. Cloth & Boards Fine Fine 
D.j., 227 pp., photos, map, index. A detailed reconstruction of Stuart's actions during the Gettysburg campaign. The author presents the case that Stuart was following orders to the best of his ability & was not responsible for the loss. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Potter, Col. Jack. CATTLE TRAILS OF THE OLD WEST.
Clayton Laura H. Krehbiel 1939 Dec. Wrs, Fine 
Decorated paper covers, 87 pp., illus., map. Revised & best edition w/an additional chapter with info. on Black Jack Ketchum & Mysterious Dave Mather. Guns #1749. Potter was the son of Andrew Jackson Potter, the fighting parson, and became a well-known trail boss and ranch manager. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Sloan, Jym A. OLD TIMERS OF WALLACE CREEK.
San Saba San Saba News 1958 1st. Stiff Dec. Paper Fine 
Stiff covers, 155 pp., frontis of Sloan & photo of wife, photo of Lone Wolf, Kiowa chief, index. Excellent information on the pioneers of San Saba County who lived on Wallace Creek. Biographies of the early settlers, some short and some in more detail. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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20 Stump, T. R. HISTORY OF EARLY SETTLERS OF MONTAGUE COUNTY, TEXAS.
N.P. Author 1975 1st. Cloth Fine Fine 
D.j., 98 pp., illus. Actually compiled & edited by his wife, Mary Victoria Gary Stump. He owned the Nocona News. Long SIGNED inscription by his wife & she signed title page. Ltd. to 200c. Very scarce. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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