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Brave Boys of France: A Story of the Late War in Europe. (Golden Crown Library)

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston: Thomas B. Noonan & Co.: 1885

Seller ID: 2180839


Boards lightly rubbed, St. Patrick's Church Library bookplate on front endpaper (no other marks). 1885 Hard Cover. 304 pp. 8vo. An anonymously written 19th century juvenile military adventure novel focusing on the Franco-Prussian War. View more info

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Traveller

By: Adams, Richard

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell Book: 1989

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2206098


1st printing. Front wrapper lightly bumped, general light wear, ink mark to blurb page. 1989 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 355 pp. Examines the events of the Civil War through the eyes of General Robert E. Lee's closest companion and devoted horse, Traveller.Keywords: TRAVELLER RICHARD ADAMS CONFEDERATE GENERAL ROBERT E LEE HISTORICAL FICTION MILITARY CIVIL WAR AMERICAN HISTORY View more info

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Robert Adams' Book of Soldiers

By: Adams, Robert; Greenberg, Martin H.; Adams, Pamela Crippen

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Signet / New American Library: 1988

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1530334


First printing. Spine creased. 1988 Mass Market Paperback. 348 pp. CONTENTS: Introduction by Robert Adams; Clash by Night by Lawrence O'Donnell; Among Thieves by Poul Anderson; Despoilers of the Golden Empire by Randall Garrett; Down Styphon! by H. Beam Piper; Three Soldiers by D.C. Poyer; Dragon's Teeth by David Drake; Cold Light by Karl Edward Wagner; A Difficult Undertaking by Harry Turtledove; Passage to Dilfar by Roger Zelazny; Night on Mispec Moor by Larry Niven; W... View more info

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The Masters of the Peaks: A Story of the Great North Woods (French and Indian War Series)

By: Altsheler, Joseph A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Appleton-Century: 1946

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2260639


Reprint. Quarter-size surface tear to jacket front, jacket edges rubbed, jacket lightly foxed (more so on reverse), front jacket flap price clipped, page ridges lightly foxed. 1946 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 310 pp. It is laid in the period of the French and Indian War, just after the colonists' first big victory at Lake George, and it pictures their subsequent struggles with Montcalm. The book ends with the massacre of Fort William Henry. ... View more info

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Orphan Hero: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Babb, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Yucca: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2157294


First Edition. An exceptional copy. Fine. 2015 Hard Cover. 443 pp. Told by his stepmother that he alone had been responsible for the death of his mother, abandoned by the earlier departure of his father for the California 1849 goldfields, and threatened with being locked in a cage with his stepmother’s psychotic brother, eight-year-old Benjamin Franklin “B .F.” Windes decides to abandon home and trail his father’s path. Thus begins a trip of constant struggle wit... View more info

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D'ri and I: A Tale of Daring Deeds in the Second War with the British. Being the Memoirs of Colonel Ramon Bell, U.S.A.

By: Bacheller, Irving

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lothrop Publishing Company: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2202016


First edition. 1901 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 362 pp. 8vo. Original red cloth, gilt titles & decoration. Two tone cameo on front board. Author's fifth book, a historical novel about the War of 1812. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Addison Irving Bacheller (September 26, 1859 – February 24, 1950) was an American journalist and writer who founded the first modern newspaper syndicate in the United States. View more info

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The Black Flower: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Bahr, Howard

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Picador: 1997

Seller ID: 2206464


Light sticker adhesive to rear wrapper. 1997 Trade Paperback. 266 pp. The Black Flower is the gripping Story of a young Confederate rifleman named Bushrod Carter. When Bushrod is wounded, he is taken to a makeshift hospital where he comes under the care of Anna, who has already lost two potential romances to battle. Bushrod and Anna's attempt to forge a bond n the midst of pathos and horror is a powerful reminder that the war that divided America will not vanish quietly ... View more info

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The Black Flower: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Bahr, Howard

Price: $6.00

Publisher: The Nautical & Aviation Publishing Company of America: 2012

Seller ID: 2206465


Sticker to rear wrapper. 2012 Trade Paperback. 266 pp. This powerful story of a young rifleman's agony during the Battle of Franklin in 1864 ranks with the foremost novels of the Civil War. It has already won praise for it's originality and power in the New York Times Book Review, The Los Angeles Times, The Boston Globe, Southern Living and many other journals. The black flower symbolizes the rifleman's sense of doom in the midst of Union cannons firing upon John Bell Ho... View more info

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Colonel Greatheart

By: Bailey, H.C.; Ralph, Lester

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204119


First edition. Ink name on front endpaper. 1908 Hard Cover. 472 pp. This is an unusual story of the English Civil War. There is a good account of the Battle of Newbury, and many historic figures appear: Cromwell (very prominent), Ireton, Prince Rupert, Charles I, Fairfax, and Lambert. The setting for this tale of men and arms is taken from the stirring days of the Bavaliers and the Roundheads, of Puritans and the so-called malignants; but the machines of war are rather i... View more info

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The Ghost Road

By: Barker, Pat

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Plume Books: 1996

Seller ID: 2206907


Pages very faintly toned. 1996 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 227 pp.  The final book in the Regeneration Trilogy, and winner of the 1995 Booker Prize.The Ghost Road is the culminating masterpiece of Pat Barker's towering World War I fiction trilogy. The time of the novel is the closing months of the most senselessly savage of modern conflicts. In France, millions of men engaged in brutal trench warfare are all ghosts in the making. In E... View more info

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The Mystery of the Red Flame

By: Barton, George

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Page Company: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201871


First edition. Slight wrinkle to spine cloth, minor wear to edges of cover and cameo. 1918 Hard Cover. 336 pp. Five page terminal publisher ad. 7 3/4 x 5 3/8. Color cameo on front cover matching color frontispiece art. Five black & white plates (Charles E. Meister). A novel of smuggling, espionage, and intrigue by the author of The World's Greatest Military Spies and Secret Service Agents. View more info

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The Miraculous Horde and Other Stories: Part One - Spain: Monastery With Curled Clouds, The Miraculous Horde, Jarama Ballad, Brunete Ballad, The Yoke, 43rd Division; Part Two - Mexico: The Haunted Man, Burning Corn

By: Bates, Ralph

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape: 1939

Seller ID: 1517291


First edition. No jacket. Spine and boards toned, rear endpapers lightly foxed. 1939 Hard Cover. 315 pp. A historical novel of the Spanish Civil War, published in London the year the war concluded. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Ralph Bates (November 3, 1899 – November 26, 2000) was an English novelist. He is best known for his writings on pre–Civil War Spain. View more info

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The Cobbler of Normandy: A Novel

By: Berliner, Otto A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Otto A. Berliner: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2202747


First edition. Inscribed and signed by author: To Preston Faulkner with the very best wishes. Otto A. Berliner. Edges rubbed. 2007 Trade Paperback. 594 pp. Passionate, immense and deeply moving, The Cobbler of Normandy by Otto A. Berliner is set in the midst of forecasting Overlord, code-word for the invasion of Normandy, the largest sea born invasion in history. With so much at risk, five must prove their true patriotism and valor as they maneuver enemy lines in the nam... View more info

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Beach Red

By: Bowman, Peter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Random House: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1930597


Trade edition $2.50 jacket price. Ink name on front endpaper, boards faintly foxed, jacket toned, minor loss from jacket corners. 1945 Hard Cover. 122 pp. 8vo. A military novel focusing on the Pacific Theater of World War II. View more info

Mother Courage & Her Children

By: Brecht, Bertolt

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Arcade Publishing: 1994

Seller ID: 1294977


Light wear. 1994 Trade Paperback. 154 pp. In this chronicle of the Thirty Years War, Mother Courage follows the armies back and forth across Europe, selling provisions and liquor from her canteen wagon. One by one she loses her children to the war but will not part with her livelihood - the wagon. The Berlin production of 1949, with Helene Weigel as Mother Courage, marked the foundation of the Berliner Ensemble. Considered by many to be one of the greatest anti-war plays... View more info

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The Living Reed: A Novel of Korea

By: Buck, Pearl S.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: John Day Company: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266362


First edition. Two small chips to jacket spine-head, jacket edges lightly rubbed, front jacket flap price-clipped. Top page ridge faintly foxed. 1963 Hard Cover. 478 pp. The Living Reed is an historical novel by Pearl S. Buck in which life in Korea, from the latter part of the nineteenth century to the end of the Second World War, is described through the viewpoints and lives of several members of four generations of a prominent aristocratic family. View more info

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Field of Honor

By: Byrne, Donn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Century Co.: 1929

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2203584


1st printing. Pages faintly toned. 1929 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 435 pp. A novel of the Napoleonic wars. Irish novelist Donn Byrne was born Brian Oswald Patrick Donn-Byrne in New York in 1889. He began writing for publication in 1914 and became a prolific novelist and short story writer until his death in a car accident in 1928.His novel Field of Honor was published posthumously in 1929.Keywords: DONN BYRNE FIELD OF HONOR BRIAN OSWALD ... View more info

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Drums Against Frontenac

By: Chalmers, Harvey

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Richard R. Smith: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204166


First edition. Pages lightly toned.Jacket edges rubbed with a few minor chips. 1949 Hard Cover. 440 pp. Historical fiction based on one of the final battles of the French and Indian War, the taking of Fort Frontenac by British Colonel Bradstreet.Keywords: HARVEY CHALMERS DRUMS AGAINST FRONTENAC FRENCH INDIAN WAR FORT FRONTENAC BRITISH COLONEL BRADSTREET HISTORICAL FICTION MILITARY CANADA CANADIAN View more info

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Running the Maze (Kyle Swanson Sniper Novels)

By: Coughlin, Jack; Davis, Donald A.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Paperbacks: 2012

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2266635


2nd printing. Spine lightly creased, crease on front cover along spine. 2012 Mass Market Paperback. 378 pp. In the aftermath of great floods, a doctor on a relief mission in northeastern Pakistan discovers the remains of a collapsed bridge that reminds him of a bridge near his childhood home in Ohio. He snaps a cellphone picture and sends it to his sister?just before his entire team is slaughtered. His sister is Beth Ledford, a Coast Guard sniper, who suspects that the ... View more info

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The Red Badge of Courage

By: Crane, Stephen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The First Edition Library:

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2205381


Includes publisher's slipcase. No jacket issued, as none was with the original. Faint 1/4 inch spot on edge of slipcase opening. We have more books available by this author!. 233 pp. 8vo. High quality facsimile reprint of original first edition. Crane's famous work on the American Civil War, which inspired the 1951 MGM film of the same name.Keywords: CLASSICS AMERICAN LITERATURE FICTION MILITARY CIVIL WAR View more info

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The Red Badge of Courage & The Veteran (The Modern Library Classics)

By: Crane, Stephen; Foote, Shelby (Introduction)

Price: $4.00

Publisher: The Modern Library: 1993

Seller ID: 2197535


Ink name on front endpaper, pages toned. 1993 Trade Paperback. liv, 278 pp. Introduction by Shelby Foote. One of the greatest works of American literature, The Red Badge of Courage gazes fearlessly into the bright hell of war through the eyes of one young soldier, the reluctant Henry Fleming. Written by Stephen Crane at the age of twenty-one, the novel imagines the Civil War's terror and loss with an unblinking vision so modern and revolutionary that, upon publication,... View more info

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The Red Badge of Courage

By: Crane, Stephen; Herzberg, Max (Introduction)

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Washington Square Press: 1964

Seller ID: 1525308


34th printing. Wrappers rubbed, ink name inside. 1964 Mass Market Paperback. 159 pp. Crane's famous novel of the American Civil War. Introduction by Max Herzberg. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Stephen Crane (November 1, 1871 – June 5, 1900) was an American novelist, short story writer, poet and journalist. Prolific throughout his short life, he wrote notable works in the Realist tradition as well as early examples of American Naturalism and Impressionism. He is recognized by moder... View more info

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The Magnificent Bastards (Dell Book D145)

By: Crockett, Lucy Herndon

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Dell Book: 1954

Seller ID: 2204845


Spine creased, pages lightly toned. 1954 Mass Market Paperback. 384 pp. A brutally authentic novel of the U.S. Marines and the women they meet between battles.A new approach to men at war, in the story of the women of the canteens and the Red Cross on an island base in the Pacific. Chiefly the story of two women,- Mom who was a tower of strength and serenity in a Topsy turvy world (and who was tortured inside by the knowledge of her grown son in a mental hospital -- by f... View more info

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Combat! The Counterattack

By: Davis, Franklin M.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Whitman Publishing Company, Racine: 1964

Seller ID: 1817424


1 inch tear along spine, pages toned, ink name on title page. 1964 Hard Cover. 210 pp. A novel based on the ABC television series, which aired from 1962 to 1967, and depicted a squad of American soldiers in France during World War II. View more info

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Sarah's Key (Movie Tie-in)

By: De Rosnay, Tatiana

Price: $6.00

Publisher: St. Martin's: 2011

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2203800


1st printing. Light edge wear. 2011 Trade Paperback. Paris, July 1942: Sarah, a ten-year-old girl, is taken with her parents by the French police as they go door to door arresting Jewish families in the middle of the night. Desperate to protect her younger brother, Sarah locks him in a bedroom cupboard—their secret hiding place—and promises to come back for him as soon as they are released. Sixty Years Later: Sarah’s story intertwines with that of Julia Jarmond, an... View more info

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All the Light We Cannot See

By: Doerr, Anthony

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Scribner: 2017

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2264508


Spine-base lightly bumped. 2017 Trade Paperback. 531 pp. Winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the beautiful, stunningly ambitious instant New York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II. View more info

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Robert E. Lee: A Play

By: Drinkwater, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2204034


First edition. No jacket, ink name and date to front endpaper. 1923 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 128 pp. A play based on the life and events surrounding Robert E. Lee.Keywords: JOHN DRINKWATER ROBERT E LEE PLAY THEATER THEATRE ENTERTAINMENT PLAYS CIVIL WAR HISTORICAL FICTION MILITARY HISTORY AMERICA AMERICAN View more info

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Lieutenant-Colonel de Maumort: A Novel

By: du Gard, Roger Martin

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2000

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 2263552


First American edition. A fine copy. 2000 Hard Cover. xxxi, 777 pp. Lieutenant-Colonel de Maumort is Roger Martin du Gard's magnum opus, the crowning achievement of a career that included the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1937. Written over the final eighteen years of his life and intended to be read only posthumously, this tremendous creation sprang from the writer's unflinching examination of the conundrum of our moral ambivalence: why, knowing what is right, do people... View more info

Dick Donnelly of the Paratroops

By: Duncan, Gregory

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Whitman Publishing Company: 1944

Seller ID: 1500753


Edge wear, hinges weak, pages heavily toned. 1944 Hard Cover. 248 pp. CONTENTS: Token Resistance; A Man With Two Names; Wadizam Pass; Encircled!; Break-Through!; Special Mission; Not So Happy Landings; Two Visitors to Town; Uncle Tomaso; The Old Bell Tower; Fruitless Search; A Visit to the Dam; The Fourth Night; Interrupted Performance; No Calm Before the Storm; Zero Hour; Aftermath. View more info

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Locust Alley: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Evans, Don

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Wordsmith & Penn Publishers: 1999

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2191209


First paperback printing. Sticker adhesive on front cover, crease along front and back cover. 1999 Trade Paperback. 262 pp. A grisly murder in a photography studio sets Richmond Constabulary detective Able Rand on the trail of a hired killer whose next victim could be the one man who offers hope for the Confederate States of America. His investigation takes him from corrupt government ministers and black marketeers to gamblers, gangsters and prostitutes. View more info