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CANADIANS WITH CUSTER
Written by Mary Thomas.
Stock no. 2132331
Published by Dundurn. 1st 2012. Fine condition.
The stories of the Canadians who joined the 7th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army and new information on Custer's fatal battle. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. 277 pages. ISBN: 9781459704077.
THE LONG JOURNEY OF THE NEZ PERCE
Written by Kevin Carson.
Stock no. 2132330
Published by Westholme Publishing. 1st 2011. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
A Battle History From Cottonwood to Bear Paw. Black spine with gilt titles, brown boards. B/w illustrations and maps. 293 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781594161322.
TRAVELER'S GUIDE TO THE GREAT SIOUX WAR
Written by Paul Hedren.
Stock no. 2132325
Published by Montana Historical Society Press. Fine condition.
The battlefields, forts and related sites of America's greatest Indian war. Pictorial card wraps. B/w photos. 126 pages includes index. ISBN: 9780917298387.
Written by Casey Cep.
Stock no. 2132319
Published by William Heinemann. 1st 2019. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Murder, Fraud and the Last Trial of Harper Lee. The stunning story of an Alabama serial killer. Brown boards, red title to spine. B/w photos. 314 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781785150739. Wrapper just very slightly rubbed at edges.
Written by Ron Chernow.
Stock no. 2132317
Published by Head Of Zeus. 2017. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.
The life of perhaps one of the most misunderstood of the great figures of American history. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 1074 pages includes index. ISBN: 9781788541596.
THE LAST INDIAN WAR
Written by Elliott West.
Stock no. 2132315
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 2009. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The Nez Perce Story of 1877 was the final great Indian conflict in American history. Burgundy spine with gilt title, light brown boards. B/w photos and illustrations. xxix and 397 pages. ISBN: 9780195136753. Ex-ib with library withdrawn stamp on rear endpaper, no other library markings. Spine and corners bumped. Light mark to rear cover. Small dent to lower edge of front cover. Surface paper damage to front and rear pastedowns. Wrapper has light mark on rear panel.
CHILDREN OF GRACE: THE NEZ PERCE WAR OF 1877
Written by Bruce Hampton.
Stock no. 1819056
Published by Henry Holt and Company. 1st 1994. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
This story captures the plight of the common soldier, a reluctant instrument of a government policy gone wrong; and the reason behind the indecisiveness of General Howard. Also includes the treachery of fellow Native Americans who helped the U.S. Army block the escape of the Nex Perce as the fled toward Canada. A harrowing picture of bravery and horror, perfidy and pathos. Black cloth spine with gilt title, peach paper boards. Endpapers are maps. B/w photos. ISBN: 080501991X. Top edge of front board bumped. Minor foxing to top edge of text block. Name in ink to first page. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.
LET ME BE FREE: THE NEZ PERCE TRAGEDY
Written by David Lavendar.
Stock no. 1819055
Published by Harper Collins. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
The U.S. Army's war against seven hundred Nez Perce men, women, and children. Navy blue cloth spine with gilt title, cream paper boards with author initials in gilt to front board. Maps to endpapers. B/w photos. ISBN: 0060167076. Lower edge of boards rubbed. Text block slightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.
STEEL POTS THE HISTORY OF AMERICA'S STEEL COMBAT HELMETS
Written by Chris Armold.
Stock no. 2132192
Published by R. James Bender. 1st USA 1997. Very good condition.
Colour pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 091213870X. Some bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges. Page edge browning.
Written by Jeffrey L. Ethell.
Stock no. 1819015
Published by Motorbooks International. 1st 1994. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Large format. Colour photos. The story of the USAAF in the European and Mediterranean Theatres during World War II. ISBN: 0879389206. A few grubby marks to dustwrapper.
FRONTIERSMEN IN BLUE: THE UNITED STATES ARMY AND THE INDIAN 1848-1865
Written by Robert M. Utley.
Stock no. 1818945
Published by The Macmillan Company. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.
The Macmillan Wars of the United States series. A comprehensive history of the achievements and failures of the United States Regular and Volunteer Armies that confronted the Indian tribes of the West in the two decades between the Mexican War and the close of the Civil War. Red cloth boards, blue title block with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Text block browned. Price-cut blue dustwrapper is edge worn and scuffed to rear panel.
THE FETTERMAN MASSACRE: AN AMERICAN SAGA
Written by Dee Brown.
Stock no. 1818942
Published by Barrie & Jenkins. 1st 1972. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.
An absorbing saga of human endeavour and grim tragedy in the perspective of the Red Indian denouement. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0214668223. Browning to text block, plates have some foxing at margins. Yellow pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased and slightly grubby.