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Image for Fort Robinson Illustrated Nebrakaland Magazine Vol 64 No 1 Jan-Feb 1986

Fort Robinson Illustrated Nebrakaland Magazine Vol 64 No 1 Jan-Feb 1986

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nebraska Game and Parks Commission: 1986

Seller ID: 016535


Softcover. Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, 1986. In very good condition, cover has edgewear and minor soiling and crease at lower bottom of right cover. An indepth study of the history of Fort Robinson, from the Red Cloud Agnecy days of 1868 til the decommissioning of the fart in 1948. Numerous interior B & W and color photos, maps, illustrations, chronology, and a guide to area events and attractions. View more info

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Best Wishes from Fort D A Russell Wyoming

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Seller ID: 016727


A folding card, heavy red card stock, containing two black and white photos depicting Fort D A Russell near Cheyenne, Wyoming. A mini 1926 calendar is pasted to the paper frame below one picture. In very good condition, red card stock has light spotting and soiling. Fort D A Russell (named after Union Brigadier General David A Russell) was established in 1867. The fort was originally built to protect the builders of the Union Pacific Railroad. It became one of the nation... View more info

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Caspar Collins

By: Agnes Wright Spring

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Columbia University: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016730


Hardcover. Columbia University Press, 1927, first edition. In very good condition, pages toning, edges lightly bumped, interior is clean and bright. DJ is good, has some chipping and creasing, moderate soiling of external panels, is toning from age, in mylar cover. Biography of Caspar Wever Collins for which Fort Caspar and subsequently Casper, Wyoming was named. Lieutenant Collins was killed in the Platte Bridge Battle, July 26, 1865. Contains text and reproductions of ... View more info

Shiloh Military Park, Tennessee

By: Albert Dillahunty

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1955

Seller ID: 016523


Softcover, 47 pages. National Park Service Historical Handbook Series No. 10, c. 1955, 1960 reprint. In very good condition. Information about the campaign and the results of the battle, a guide to the area (includes photos and maps), and includes the poem: Four Voices from Shiloh. View more info

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Moving Target

By: Arias, Ron

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Tempe, AZ, U.S.A., Bilingual Press/Editorial Bilingue: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 008773


Trade paperback. Bilingual Press, 2003. In near fine condition, slight upturn to front cover. SIGNED by author: To Dawn, My best regards, Ron Arias, 9-21-03. The search for his father's identity reveals him to be a spy. View more info

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They Who Fought Here

By: Bell Irvin Wiley, Hirst D Milhollen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bonanza: 1959

Seller ID: 016518


Oversized hardcover. Bonanza, 1959, second printing. In near fine condition, name and inscription on front endpapers. DJ is very good condtion, shows some edgewear and bumping, in a mylar cover. Numerous photos, illustrations, details about life and battle on both sides during the American Civil War. View more info

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Custer's Last Battle

By: Captain Charles King

Price: $25.00

Edition: Limited

Seller ID: 016454


Softcover, 11 pages. Custer Ephemera Pubications, 1975, limited to 1000 copies. In near fine condition. Introduction by Paul L Hedren. The article "Custer's Last Battle" was published in the August 1890 Harper's New Monthly Magazine. Captain King analyzes the inept government Indian policy, the Sioux war culture that equated manhood with bloodthirsty killing, and the military campaign of 1876. View more info

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Border Command General Phil Sheridan in the West

By: Carl Coke Rister

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016544


Hardcover. University of Oklahoma Press, 1944, stated first edition. In very good condition, light foxing and some paper removed with tag on endpapers, DJ is good price clipped and has come creases and chips, protected in mylar. This book covers the career of General Philip Sheridan after the Civil War in managing the Indian campaigns in the west. View more info

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Tom Taylor's Civil War (Modern War Studies)

By: Castel, Albert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lawrence, KS, U.S.A., University Press of Kansas: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009881


Hardcover. University of Kansas, 2004, first edition. In near fine condition, name and address written on front fly leaf. A young Ohio lawyer, Thomas Taylor was a junior officer who fought under Sherman at Vicksburg and Chattanooga and on the march through Georgia. View more info

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Dangerous Passage: The Santa Fe Trail and the Mexican War

By: Chalfant, William Y.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, U.S.A., University of Oklahoma Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016533


Hardcover with DJ in mylar. University of Oklahoma Press, 1994, first edition. In near fine condition. Americans in the mid 1840's, facing a nearly empty continent stretching to the West, saw it as their natural right, their "Manifest Destiny" to annex this land to the United States. The young country traveled to is "destiny" over a rough, rutted, dangerous road: The Santa Fe Trail. View more info

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Yorktown and the Siege of 1781

By: Charles E Hatch Jr

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 016560


Softcover, 60 pages. National Park Service Historical Handbook Series No. 14, revised 1957. In very good condition, light soiling on back cover. The Virginia Campaign, siege of Yorktown, the Town of York, and guide to the area. View more info

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Kick The Dead Lion A Casebook of the Custer Battle

By: Charles G Du Bois

Price: $40.00

Publisher: 1961

Seller ID: 016449


Softcover, 77 pages. Self Publishing, Billings, Montana, 1961, second edition, revised and enlarged. In very good condition, minor bumping to corners, minor soiling, minor creasing of covers including one crease that affects all interior pages - text and illustraitons are bight and clean. Contains information on both Major Reno and Captain Benteen failed Custer on the day of hte Battle of the Little Big Horn. View more info

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Fort Raleigh National Historic Site North Carolina

By: Charles W Porter III

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 016557


Softcover, 40 pages. National Park Service Historical Handbook Series No. 16, revised 1956. In very good condition. Exploration of Roanoke Island, Raleigh's first colony, the lost colony of 1587, later historical information and recent history of the Fort. View more info

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Saratoga National Historical Park New York

By: Charles W Snell, Francis F Wilshin

Price: $10.00

Seller ID: 016561


Softcover, 36 pages. National Park Service Historical Handbook Series No. 4, revised 1959. In very good condition, tiny tear at bottom of spine. The British plan of 1777, Burgoyne campaign, retreat of the Americans, St. Leger expedition, Battle of Bennington, the American line, composition of the American Army, the battle of September 19, the battle of October 7, Retreat and Surrender, and guide to the park. View more info

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The Story of the Little Big Horn Custer's Last Fight

By: Colonel W A Graham

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Military Service Publishing: 1952

Seller ID: 016463


Hardcover. Military Service Publishing, 1952. In very good condition with a fair DJ. Book has minor bumping to corners and spine ends, text and illustrations are bright and clear. DJ has moderate chipping and creasing, sun-fading of spine panel, small portion of jacket missing at top of front panle and spine panel, also an area approx. 1" square of color removed with tag, covered in mylar. "The most comprehensive and accurate account(s) of the greatest battle fou... View more info

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Favor the Bold Custer The Indian Fighter

By: D A Kinsley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Promontory Press:

Seller ID: 016468


Hardcover with DJ in mylar protector. Promontory Press, c. 1968, no print date. In very good condition, top and bottom of spine show wear. DJ is good, price clipped, few chips, and small piece missing at bottom of spine. The second volume in the biography of George Armstrong Custer. View more info

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Fort Laramie

By: David L Hieb

Price: $15.00

Publisher: National Park Service: 1961

Seller ID: 016536


Softcover, 43 pages. National Park Service, 1961. In near fine condition, minor edgewear. History of Fort Laramie and surrounding area. Wyoming history, cavalry, fur trade, Grattan Harney massacres, Bozeman Trail, Black Hills. View more info

Image for The Custer Fight Capt. Benteen's Story of the Battle of the Little Big Horn June 25-26, 1876

The Custer Fight Capt. Benteen's Story of the Battle of the Little Big Horn June 25-26, 1876

By: E A Brininstool

Price: $450.00

Publisher: E A Brininstool: 1933

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 016448


Softcover, 36 pages. Self-published, Hollywood, CA, 1933. In very good condition, covers have some tattering of edges, minor soiling of rear cover and last page of book, minor creasing to interior pages, text and illustrations are bright and clean. Limited edition, #459 of 500, signed by the author. It also includes Comments on the Rosebud Fight of June 17, 1876, by Robert E. Strahorn, War Correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and New York Times. View more info

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Sherman's Mississippi Campaign

By: Foster, Buckley Thomas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Univ of Alabama Pr: 2006

Seller ID: 021097


Hardcover. Near fine condition. A test of a more destructive brand of warfare for the first time. View more info

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I Fought With Custer

By: Frazier Hunt, Robert Hunt

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016487


Hardcover. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947, first edition. In very good condition, page toning from age. DJ is poor, missing many pieces and held together with mylar cover. The Story of Sergeant Windolph, Last Survivor of the Battle of the Little Big Horn. With explanatory material and contemporary sidelights on the Custer Fight. View more info