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HISTORY (AMERICAN)

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THE ALAMO AND BEYOND A COLLECTOR'S JOURNEY
Written by Phil Collins. Illustrated by Gary S. Zaboly.
Stock no. 2129121
Published by State House Press. 1st USA 2012. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Grey cloth with gilt titles. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781933337500.
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HERMAN MELVILLE MARINER AND MYSTIC
Written by Raymon M. Weaver.
Stock no. 2129110
Published by George H. Doran Company. Circa 1921. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth with gilt title and vignette to front cover, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded. Front endpaper is MISSING. Name in ink and some foxing to half-title page. Foxing to outer page edges and some page margins. All corners cut off wrapper flaps. Wrapper also has some chipping and a little loss to corners.
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THE ALAMO AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY
Written by George Nelson.
Stock no. 2129109
Published by Aldine Books. 2nd 1998. Slightly better than very good condition.

Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations. Second Revised Edition. ISBN: 0965916006. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner on title page. Bumping to corners and spine.
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DUEL OF EAGLES THE MEXICAN AND U.S. FIGHT FOR THE ALAMO
Written by Jeff Long.
Stock no. 2129108
Published by William Morrow & Company Inc. 1st USA 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth spine with gilt title, light brown boards. American edition. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0688072526. SIGNED by author, with lengthy inscription and dedication to a previous owner. Bumping to spine. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has a few marks and some fading to spine.
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THE ILLUSTRATED ALAMO 1836 A PHOTOGRAPHIC JOURNEY
Written by Mark Lemon.
Stock no. 2129105
Published by State House Press. 1st USA 2008. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Black cloth with gilt titles. Colour and b/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 9781933337180.
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THE MEN WHO UNITED THE STATES
Written by Simon Winchester.
Stock no. 1817144
Published by William Collins. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Amazing Stories of the Explorers, Inventors and Mavericks Who Made America. Brown boards, gilt title to spine. Maps to endpapers. A few b/w photos. xxv and 463 pages including index. ISBN: 9780007532377.
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JACKSON'S WAY ANDREW JACKSON AND THE PEOPLE OF THE WESTERN WATERS
Written by John Buchanan.
Stock no. 2128914
Published by John Wiley & Sons. 1st USA 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

American Edition. Black boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0471282537. Bumping to base of spine.
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AMERICAN SECRET PROJECTS: FIGHTERS & INTERCEPTORS 1945-1978
Written by Tony Buttler.
Stock no. 1816808
Published by Midland. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

US fighter aircraft designs in detail. Large format. Grey boards, silver title to spine. B/w & colour illustrations & photos. ISBN: 9781857802641. Slight discolouration at top & tail of spine. Light rubbing to top edge of dustwrapper.
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THE OREGON TRAIL
Written by Francis Parkman; Martin Ridge. Illustrated by Peter Pendrey.
Stock no. 2128188
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1973. Slightly better than very good condition.

Brown cloth spine. Gilt indian motif to spine. Abstract pattern boards. Spine is browned. Slip case very good; a few marks.
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THE DEVIL IN THE WHITE CITY
Written by Erik Larson.
Stock no. 2127038
Published by Crown Publishers. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Murder, Magic, and Madness At the Fair That Changed America. ISBN: 0609608444. 16th printing. White marks to covers, which have bumps to edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.
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CUSTER'S LUCK
Written by Edgar I. Stewart.
Stock no. 2126197
Published by University of Oklahoma Press. 1957. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Olive green cloth with maroon/gilt title box to spine. Bumping along cover edges. Foxing and marks to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with tears and chips; some small amounts of loss; faded to spine.
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SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR 1898
Written by Ron Field. Illustrated by Richard Hook.
Stock no. 1816317
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1998. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Brassey's History of Uniforms series. Large format. Colour and b/w photos. A thorough analysis of the US, Spanish and Filipino armies with chapters detailing the range of their uniforms, weapons and equipment from the US Marines and US Cavalry to the exotic appearance of the Spanish Guerillas and Filipino Bolomen. ISBN: 1857532724. A few minor marks to boards. Contents fine. Pictorial dustwrapper is scuffed to rear panel.
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