American Civil War - Reference/General Studies
 
 
Title: The Secret War For the Union The Untold Story of Military Intelligence in the Civil War
Author: Fishel, Edwin C.
Item #: 0326
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NY, 1996. First Edition. Period portraits and illus., maps, appendices, 734 pp. Examines in detail the impact of intelligence based on documents from the Army of the Potomac filed away in the National Archives and not re-discovered until 1959; includes reports to McClellan by Allan Pinkerton, the private papers of General Hooker, originator of the Bureau of Military of Information, and reports from spies, scouts, balloonists and Signal Corps. VG/Fine in DJ
Shipping Weight: 1 lb
$25.00 USD
 
Title: American Military Belt Plates
Author: O’Donnell, Michael J., and Campbell, J. Duncan
Item #: 0595
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VA, 1996. First Edition, Signed by the authors. (9"x 11"). Photos, illus., ports., 616 pp. Incorporating much new and previously unpublished information uncovered in government archives, this work is the best reference available on the subject. Fine in Illustrated Boards.
Shipping Weight: 1 lb
$75.00 USD
 
Title: The Confederate Brass-Framed Colt & Whitney
Author: Albaugh, William A.
Item #: 0764
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NC, 1993. Illus., photos, map, 105 pp. This is an authoritative study of the Confederate produced revolvers which were noted for their brass frames. Mint in Cloth.
Shipping Weight: 1 lb
$25.00 USD
 
Title: Lost For the Cause - The Confederate Army in 1864
Author: Newton, Steven H.
Item #: 0814
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IA, 2000. First Edition, Inscribed by the author. Ports., tables, unit and officer indexes, 387 pp. This carefully researched book demonstrates that the Confederate mobilization in the war’s last year was far more extensive and far more effective than has generally been understood. Fine in DJ.
Shipping Weight: 1 lb
$25.00 USD
 
Title: Biographical Rosters of Florida's Confederate and Union Soldiers 1861-1865
Author: Broadfoot Publishing C.,
Item #: 1099
NC, 1995. First Edition. 6 Volumes. This work is the result of many years of intensive research relying on the compiled service records, diaries, family and local histories, descendants' letters, wartime newspapers and diaries, etc. The biographical sketches vary from brief descriptions (name, rank, date of birth, and date of enlistment and discharge) to the very complete and informative.  Shipping must be calculated - free if within 100 miles of our bookshop. Mint in Cloth.
Shipping Weight: 24 lbs
$500.00 USD
 
Title: The Civil War in 50 Objects
Author: Holzer, Harold
Item #: 1231
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NY, 2013. First Edition, Signed by the author. Illus., photos, ports., color plates, 380 pp. The author and the New York Historical Society here invite you to rediscover the men and women of this time through fifty objects that were worn, written, carried, painted, sculpted or collected during this pivotal period. Mint in DJ.
Shipping Weight: 1 lb
$28.00 USD
 
Title: Encyclopedia of the Confederacy
Author: Current, Edward N. (Ed.)
Item #: 1383
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NY, 1993. First Edition. 4 Volumes. Illus., maps, ports., photos, 1916 pp. This is the first comprehensive reference work that is a convenient and reliable source of information on all aspects of the Confederacy. It is of value to professional historians, students of history, and anyone else who has occasion to ask a question about the South during the period 1861-1865. Mint in Decorated Cloth.
Shipping Weight: 1 lb
$160.00 USD
 
Title: Confederate States of America Philatelic Fakes, Forgeries, and Fantasies of the 19th & 20 Centuries
Author: Powell, Peter W.W., and Kimbrough, John L.
Item #: 1443
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PA, 2015. Ltd. First Edition, Signed by the author. (9" x 11"). Richly illustrate with color photos, appendices, 432 pp. This beautifully produced book was produced for the purpose of outlining the history of what are referred to as the "classic fakes" and give some information about the fakers responsible for this material. Mint in Cloth, as issued.
In Our Current Catalog
Shipping Weight: 2 lbs
$130.00 USD
 
Title: Echoes of Glory
Author: Woodhead, Henry
Item #: 1506
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VA, 1991. Three Volume Boxed Set. Contains ”Arms and Equipment of the Union,” ”Arms and Equipment of the Confederacy,” and ”Illustrated Atlas of the Civil War.” Fine in Softcover, Box Set.
Shipping Weight: 3 lbs
$50.00 USD
 
Title: The Civil War at Sea
Author: Symonds, Craig L.
Item #: 1554
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CA, 2009. Inscribed by author. Photos, maps, 201 pp. Shows how the naval conflict affected the trajectory of the American Civil War. Fine in DJ.
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Shipping Weight: 1 lb
$20.00 USD
 
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