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The Legend Of John Brown :  A Biography and a History , Boyer, Richard O.
1 Boyer, Richard O. The Legend Of John Brown : A Biography and a History
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1973 039446124X / 9780394461243 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover VG+/VG+; Light wear to edges of book and DJ  
Fascinating work that weaves the events and social forces surrounding the life of John Brown (1800-1859) , militant American abolitionist whose raid on the federal arsenal at Harpers Ferry, in 1859 made him a martyr to the antislavery cause and was instrumental in heightening sectional animosities that led to the American Civil War (186165); Small 4to 9" - 11" ; 627 pp  
Price: 14.00 USD
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2 Jones, Virgil Carrington RANGER MOSBY
Chapel Hill Univ. North Carolina Press 1944 0807804320 / 9780807804322 Hardcover VG/G; DJ with large chip at top of spine, wear to edges; bound in brown buckram  
A very readable account of John Singleton Mosby and the role of Mosby and his men ("hellcats on horseback") during the Civil War. Includes several b&w photos.; 8vo; 347 pp  
Price: 16.00 USD
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3 Palmer, Bruce Many are the Hearts.
New York Simon & Schuster 1961 B0007E0KEU 1st Edition (stated) Hardcover VG+/VG; Bound in tan; DJ with some discoloration on spine.  
Four short stories about the Civil War.; 8vo; 320 pp  
Price: 16.00 USD
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4 Sandburg, Carl Storm Over the Land. A Profile of the Civil War.
Old Saybrook, CT Konecky & Konecky 1996 1568520425 / 9781568520421 Reprint Hardcover F/F  
A nice reprint of this classic work.; 8vo; 440 pp  
Price: 14.00 USD
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5 Townsend, George Alfred RUSTICS IN REBELLION. A Yankee Reporter on the Road to Richmond 1861-65.
Chapel Hill University of North Carolina 1950 B0006ASBKK 2nd Printing Hardcover G+/NONE; Some discoloration to spine, minor wear to edges, name and address label on endpaper, owner's stamp and label on t.p.  
Introduction by Lida Mayo.; 8vo; 292 pp  
Price: 9.00 USD
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6 van Doren, Mark The Last Days of Lincoln. A Play in Six Scenes.
New York Hill and Wang 1959 B0007DFDRU early reprint Hardcover G+/G+; Ex-library with usual stamps, old tape marks on boards, remnants of sticker on DJ spine  
8vo; 152 pp  
Price: 9.00 USD
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7 Wheeler, Richard We Knew William Tecumseh Sherman
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1977 0690014260 / 9780690014266 1st Edition Hardcover VG+/VG+; very slight musty smell  
A eyewitness biography drawing on the words of Sherman himself, and of those who knew him well. Includes many illustrations, photographs & maps.; 8vo; 130 pp  
Price: 12.50 USD
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Mary Chesnuts's Civil War , Woodward, C. Vann (Ed. )
8 Woodward, C. Vann (Ed. ) Mary Chesnuts's Civil War
New York 1995 Book Club Edition Softcover VG+; Like new  
The first full and reliable edition of the journals, the editor made use of surviving parts of four manuscript versions ; 8vo; 886 pp  
Price: 13.00 USD
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