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A BALLAD OF THE NORTH AND SOUTH.

by Angle, Paul M. and Miers, Earl Schenck.

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1959
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Kingsport, Tennessee : Kingsport Press, 1959. 48 pp, 10 3/8" H. Blue and gray cloth with gilt lettering on spine, gilt decoration on front board, clear plastic dust cover - no slipcase. Kingsport Press presentation sheet laid in - signed by C.H. Wilhelm. The authors have used a 'Narrator' to link words and songs to capture the emotions… Read more
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A SLAVE NO MORE: TWO MEN WHO ESCAPED TO FREEDOM, INCLUDING THEIR OWN NARRATIVES OF EMANCIPATION.

by Blight, David W. (John Washington & Wallace Turnage.)

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2007
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First Edition
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9780151012329
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Orlando : Harcourt , 2007. 307 pp, 9 1/4" H. B&w illustrations, maps. "Slave narratives are extremely rare. Of the one hundred or so of these testimonies that survive, a mere handful are first-person accounts by slaves who ran away and freed themselves. Now two newly uncovered narratives, and the biographies of the men who wrote them, join… Read more
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THE WORLD'S GREAT ARTILLERY: FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE PRESENT DAY.

by Halberstadt, Hans.

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2002
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Fine
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9781840134780
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Hoo, Kent: Grange, 2002. 176 pp, 12 1/4" H. Profusely illustrated with b&w and colour photographs, drawings, reproductions. "(B)egins with the earliest pieces of Western artillery that were little more than iron tubes firing stone shot. Over the next few centuries the guns became more mobile and more powerful, influencing the course of the battles in which… Read more
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FROM GETTYSBURG TO RAPIDAN: THE ARMY OF THE POTOMAC JULY, 1863 TO APRIL, 1864.

by Humphreys, Andrew A.

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Published
1883
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1883. 86 pp, 7 1/2" H. 3 maps at rear. Bookplate of David Wepman on front pastedown. 1" split in paper of inside front hinge, two tiny scuffs and small glue residue mark oh free front endpaper, light browning to pages, browning to edges of text block - darker on top of… Read more
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DON TROIANI'S REGIMENTS & UNIFORMS OF THE CIVIL WAR.

by Coates, Earl J.; McAfee, Michael J.; Troiani, Don. Introduction by Leslie D. Jensen.

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2002
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First Edition
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9780811705202
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Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole, 2002. 267 pp, 4to (12 1/8" H). "In addition to 130 paintings of battle scenes and individual figures, the book also includes more than 250 full-color photographs of the uniforms the soldiers wore and the accoutrements they carried. Many of the artifacts are taken from Troiani's extensive personal collection. Supporting the illustrations is text by two… Read more
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AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ARMIES. 4. STATE TROOPS. OSPREY MILITARY MEN-AT-ARMS SERIES 190.

by Katcher, Philip.

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Published
1992
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9780850457476
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London: Osprey, 1992. 48 pp, 9 3/4" H. B&w photographs, drawings, 8 pages of colour illustrations. Contents: Introduction; Alabama; Arkansas; Connecticut; Delaware & District of Columbia; Florida; Georgia; Illinois, Indiana; Iowa; Kentucky; Louisiana; Maine; Maryland; Massachusetts; Michigan; Minnesota; Mississippi; Missouri, New Hampshire; New Jersey; New York, North Carolina; Ohio; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; South Carolina; Tennessee; Texas; Vermont; Virginia;… Read more
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FLAGS OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR. 2: UNION. OSPREY MILITARY MEN-AT-ARMS SERIES 258.

by Katcher, Philip.

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Published
1993
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9781855322554
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London: Osprey, 1993. 48 pp, 9 3/4" H. B&w photographs, drawings, 8 pages of colour illustrations. Contents: Introduction; Regulation Flags; Army Headquarters Flags; The Army of the Potomac; Cavalry Flags; Naval Flags; The Plates. Interior - small Christmas notation, date and signature in pencil on title page; light erased pencil mark at top corner of title page;… Read more
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CHICKAMAUGA 1863: THE RIVER OF DEATH. OSPREY MILITARY CAMPAIGN SERIES 17.

by Arnold, James R.

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1992
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9781855322639
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London: Osprey, 1992. 96 pp, 9 3/4" H. "Chickamauga - an Indian name meaning 'River of Death' - was one of the bloodiest battles of the American Civil War. Fought in densely wooded terrain just south of Chattanooga, this was to be the greatest western-theatre battle of the conflict, a hard-fought victory for the Confederates that halted the advance of… Read more
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FLAGS OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR. 1: CONFEDERATE. OSPREY MILITARY MEN-AT-ARMS SERIES 252.

by Katcher, Philip.

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Published
1992
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9781855322707
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London: Osprey, 1992. 48 pp, 9 3/4" H. B&w photographs, drawings, 8 pages of colour illustrations. Contents: Introduction; The First National Flag; The Second National Flag; The Third National Flag; Battle Flags; Battle Honors, Other Commands; Other Flags; The Plates. Interior - small Christmas notation, date and signature in pencil on title page; light erased pencil mark at… Read more
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AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ARMIES. 3. SPECIALIST TROOPS. OSPREY MILITARY MEN-AT-ARMS SERIES 179.

by Katcher, Philip.

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Published
1991
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9780850457223
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London: Osprey, 1991. 48 pp, 9 3/4" H. B&w photographs, 8 pages of colour illustrations. Contents: The US Army; The US Navy; The US Marine Corps; The Confederate Army; The Confederate Navy; The Confederate States Marine Corps; The Plates. Interior - small Christmas notation, date and signature in pencil on title page; light erased pencil mark at top… Read more
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AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ARMIES. 2. UNION TROOPS. OSPREY MILITARY MEN-AT-ARMS SERIES 177.

by Katcher, Philip.

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1993
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9780850456905
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London: Osprey, 1993. 48 pp, 9 3/4" H. B&w photographs, 8 pages of colour illustrations. Contents: Introduction; Headgear, Coats; Other Uniform Items; Zouave and Chasseur Uniforms; Accoutrements; Weapons; The Plates. Interior - small Christmas notation, date and signature in pencil on title page; light erased pencil mark at top corner of title page; otherwise clean and tight… Read more
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CONFEDERATE INFANTRYMAN 1861-1865. OSPREY MILITARY WARRIOR SERIES 6.

by Drury, Ian.

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1993
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9781855324015
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London: Osprey, 1993. 64 pp, 9 3/4" H. B&w photographs, drawings, 12 pages of colour illustrations. Contents: Historical Background; Chronology; Recruitment; Appearance; Equipment; Weapons; Training; Tactics; Typical Engagements; Fighting Spirit; Pat Cleburne's Career; Logistics; The Plates. Interior - small Christmas notation, date and signature in pencil on title page; otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks.… Read more
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ARMY OF THE POTOMAC. OSPREY MILITARY MEN-AT-ARMS SERIES 38.

by Katcher, Philip.

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1992
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9780850452082
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London: Osprey, 1992. 40 pp + 8 pp plates, 9 3/4" H. B&w photographs, drawings, 8 pages of colour illustrations. Contents: Introduction; The Men and their Regiment; The Infantry Regiment; Personal Equipment; Weapons and Insignia; The Artillery; The Cavalry; The Technical Corps; The Medical Service; Corps Insignia; The Plates. Interior - small Christmas notation, date and signature in pencil… Read more
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FLAGS OF THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR. 3: STATE & VOLUNTEER. OSPREY MILITARY MEN-AT-ARMS SERIES 265.

by Katcher, Philip.

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1992
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9781855323179
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London: Osprey, 1992. 48 pp, 9 3/4" H. B&w photographs, drawings, 8 pages of colour illustrations. Contents: Introduction; US Army Brigade Flags; US Artillery Battery Flags; Flags of the US Colored Troops; The Plates. Interior - small Christmas notation, date and signature in pencil on title page; light erased pencil mark at top corner of title page;… Read more
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AMERICAN CIVIL WAR ARMIES. 1. CONFEDERATE TROOPS. OSPREY MILITARY MEN-AT-ARMS SERIES 170.

by Katcher, Philip.

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Published
1994
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9780850456790
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London: Osprey, 1994. 48 pp, 9 3/4" H. B&w photographs, drawings, 8 pages of colour illustrations. Contents: Introduction; Headgear, Coats; Other Uniform Items; Zouave and Chasseur Uniforms; Accoutrements; Weapons; The Plates. Interior - small Christmas notation, date and signature in pencil on title page; otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - soft corner… Read more
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THE WORLD'S GREAT BATTLESHIPS: FROM THE MIDDLE AGES TO THE PRESENT.

by Jackson, Robert.

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2000
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9781897884607
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London: Brown, 2000. 144 pp, 4to (11 1/2" H). Profusely illustrated with colour and b&w photographs, reproductions, profiles, cutaways. "Beginning with the age of sail and the Battle of Trafalgar, the book describes the development of the first primitive ironclads with traversing turrets, the battles of the American Civil War, and the heyday of the battleship in the decades before… Read more
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DIXIE VICTORIOUS: AN ALTERNATE HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR.

by Tsouras, Peter G., ed. (Andrew Uffindell, Wade G. Dudley, David M. Keithly, Michael R. Hathaway, James R. Arnold, Edward G. Longacre, John D. Burtt, Cyril M. Lagvanec, Kevin F. Kiley, Peter G. Tsouras.)

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2004
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9780739443330
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London: Military Book Club, 2004. 272 pp, large 8vo (9 7/16" H). B&w maps/battle plans, photographs, reproductions. "The question 'What if the South had won the Civil War?' is one that has long fascinated and intrigued historians and enthusiasts of Americ an history. (This book) explores that very question, revealing exactly how history could have been dramatically altered forever. Each… Read more
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THE ROMANCE OF REUNION: NORTHERNERS AND THE SOUTH, 1865-1900.

by Silber, Nina.

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1993
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9780807846858
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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1993. 257 pp, 9 1/4" H. "The reconciliation of North and South following the Civil War depended as much on cultural imagination as on the politics of Reconstruction. In (this book, the author) documents the transformation from hostile sectionalism to sentimental, gendered reunion rhetoric. Using works of fiction, journalistic accounts, travel literature,… Read more
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STAFF OFFICERS IN GRAY: A BIOGRAPHICAL REGISTER OF THE STAFF OFFICERS IN THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA.

by Krick, Robert E.L.

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Published
2003
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9780807827888
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Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2003. 406 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H). B&w photographs. "(P)rofiles some 2,300 staff officers in Robert E. Lee's famous Army of Northern Virginia. These men - ordnance officers, engineers, aides-de-camp, and quartermasters, among others - worked at the side of many of the Confederacy's greatest figures, helping to feed and clothe the… Read more
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FIRST BULL RUN 1861: THE SOUTH'S FIRST VICTORY. OSPREY MILITARY CAMPAIGN SERIES 10.

by Hankinson, Alan.

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Published
1991
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9781855321335
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London: Osprey, 1991. 96 pp, large 8vo (9 3/4" H). Profusely illustrated in colour and b&w with photographs, uniform studies, maps, battle plans, reproductions. "At Bull Run, two inexperienced, ill-trained and poorly led armies clashed in the opening engagement of the American Civil War. Culminating in a stalwart defensive fight by Thomas 'Stonewall' Jackson's Virginia Brigade, this book is… Read more
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