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Indian Wars

By: N/A

Price: $8.95

Publisher: History Compass:

Seller ID: 600877

Condition: History Compass


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Horse Soldier: Volume III The Last of the Indian Wars, the Spanish-American War, the Brink of th...

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Oklahoma Press:

Seller ID: 123943

Condition: Oklahoma Press


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The Alamo 1836 [CAM 089]

By: N/A

Price: $18.95

Publisher: OSPREY:

Seller ID: 760900

Condition: OSPREY


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The Seven Years' War [ EH6]

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: OSPREY:

Seller ID: 761916

Condition: OSPREY


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Gentleman And Soldier

By: N/A

Price: $9.96

Publisher: MISC:

Seller ID: 539646

Condition: MISC


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CD: History of the United States Cavalry, From the Formation of the Federal Government to the 1st of June 1863. To which is added a list of all the cavalry regiments, with the names of their commanders, which have been in the United States service since the breaking out of the rebellion

By: Albert G. Brackett

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: CD2390

ISBN: 788423908

Condition: (1865), 2003, CD, Graphic Images, Adobe Acrobat, PC and Mac, index, 349 pp, Heritage Books


This is probably the first such work on the U.S. Cavalry to be published. To that end, this modest-sized volume is packed with information about many aspects of the horse soldiers. Beginning with the cavalry's origins in 1793, the history moves through the War of 1812, the Creek War, the Black Hawk War, the Florida War, the Mexican War, and the Civil War. It also covers the formation and disbanding of selected regiments, numerous battles and skirmishes, commentary on ... View more info

Selected Final Pension Payment Vouchers 1818-1864: District of Columbia

By: Alycon Trubey Pierce, CG

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: P0038

ISBN: 1888265388

Condition: 1998, 5½x8½, paper, index, 248 pp, Heritage Books


In the 1960s the National Archives staff culled out selected "settled accounts" that had genealogical value from the pension payments (these are records not found in the pension application files). These are the records for the District of Columbia pension office, they cover Revolutionary War pensions for the most part but include other wars. They include such information as remarriage of widows, places and length of residence. They contain more than just DC resi... View more info

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The Black Watch: The Record Of An Historic Regiment

By: Archibald Forbes, L.L.D

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: F2195

ISBN: 788421956

Condition: (1896) 2002, paper, index, 316 pp, Heritage Books


“It was as the result of a suggestion made to the authorities by Duncan Forbes of Culloden that in 1729 it was determined on that a certain number of Highland clansmen should be embodied in the character of a species of local gendarmerie. …The ‘Black Watch,’ or as is its Gaelic name, ‘Am Freiceadan Dubh,’ was the appellation given to the independent companies of which, with reinforcements, the regiment was subsequently formed. From the time that the companies... View more info

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Leading By Example, Partisan Fighters & Leaders Of New France, 1660-1760: Volume Two

By: Bob Bearor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: B2348

ISBN: 788423487

Condition: (2003), 2007, 5½x8½, paper, index, 152 pp, Heritage Books


Volume Two covers Daniel Greysolon DuLuth, Madeleine Vercheres, St. Luc de la Corne, Daniel Beaujeu and Jean-Daniel Dumas, with a brief chapter on native foods for wilderness survival. “The partisan leaders have vanished forever, like the prints of their snowshoes and the swirls of their paddles. The accounts of their lives must not.” Bob Bearor is a person whom I refer to as a “trekker’s Trekker.” He possesses a focus that not only encompasses the written wor... View more info

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Leading By Example, Partisan Fighters & Leaders Of New France, 1660-1760: Volume Three

By: Bob Bearor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: B2514

ISBN: 788425145

Condition: (2004), 2006, 5½x8½, paper, index, 238 pp, Heritage Books


In this Bob Bearor's third and final book in the 'Leading by Example' trilogy we learn of the exploits of Nicolas D'Allieboust de Manthet who, in the late seventeenth century, routed Iroquois warriors at the Lake of Two Mountains, helped mount an attack on Albany, and led punitive raids against the Mohawks. This work also records the accomplishments of French-Canadian partisan fighters who were active during the last great war for the empire from 1754 to 1760. The three ... View more info

Redcoats, Yankees, and Allies: A History of the Uniforms, Clothing, and Gear of the British Army

By: Brenton C. Kemmer

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: K0905

ISBN: 788409050

Condition: (1998), 2007, 5½x8½, paper, index, 180 pp, Heritage Books


Illustrated by Joe Lee. The vital Lake George - Lake Champlain corridor, always a strategic link between New England and Canada, is the geographical setting of this study of the uniforms and clothing of British and Yankee soldiers and their Native American allies during the French and Indian War. Historians and reenactors alike will consider this book indispensable! Brief historical sketches of the British campaigns of 1755-1760 provide ample background information. A ge... View more info

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Genesis: Rogers' Rangers, The First Green Berets

By: Burt Garfield Loescher

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: L1575

ISBN: 788415751

Condition: (1969), 2000, 6x9, cloth, 336 pp, paperback, Heritage Books


This collectible classic, much sought after by connoisseurs of colonial American military history, is once again in print. Originally published in 1969, it constitutes Volume II of Burt Loescher's meticulously researched History of Rogers' Rangers. This work offers the complete record of every action, ambuscade, scout and expedition of Major Robert Rogers and his Rangers from April 6, 1758 (just after their defeat in the Battle on Snowshoes during the French and Indian ... View more info

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Military Cartridge Headstamps Collectors Guide

By: Charles Conklin

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: C4117

ISBN: 788441175

Condition: (2006), 2007, 8½x11, paper, 156 pp, Heritage Books


This book is a convenient source of reference material for the collector in a handy table format. Headstamps are rendered in detailed drawings under the flag of their respective country of origin. Actual enhanced headstamp and side view photo examples are shown along with case length, rim, neck and bullet diameter measurements. The process of evolving cartridge components that perform well in the field will no doubt become evident to you as you compare form and function ... View more info

CD: Preliminary Inventory of the General Records of the Department of State: Record Group 59, No. 157

By: Daniel T. Goggin and H. Stephen Helton

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: CD4200

ISBN: 788442007

Condition: (1963), 2007, CD, Adobe Acrobat, v6, Graphic Images, PC and Mac, 322 pp , Heritage Books, Inc


"Today the responsibilities of the Department of State lie almost entirely in the field of foreign affairs. In this field the Department assists the President to promote and maintain friendly relations with foreign countries. Specifically, it aids in negotiating treaties and other international agreements, in determining measures to be taken to fulfill treaty obligations, in protecting U.S. citizens abroad and U.S. foreign interests, in deciding on the recognition of... View more info

Custer: Frederick Whittaker’s Complete Life of General George A. Custer, Major General of Volunteers, Brevet Major General U.S. Army and Lieutenant-Colonel Seventh U.S. Cavalry

By: Don Heinrich Tolzmann

Price: $43.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: T3860

ISBN: 1556138601

Condition: (1876), 1993, 5½x8½, paper, index, 2 vols., 648 pp, Heritage Books


First published in 1876 it was written from the contemporary perspective of Frederick Whittaker, an author who was well-known for his dime novels about swashbuckling adventurers, and who greatly admired Custer. In a new introduction, the editor discusses Custer, both man and myth, as well as his symbolic importance today. He traces the development of the public perception of Custer as a hero and as a villain, and eventually as a Civil War and Western hero, worthy of hono... View more info

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Company A of the Fortieth Georgia Infantry Regiment in the Confederate Service

By: Dorothy Holland Herring

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: H0620

ISBN: 1585496200

Condition: 2000, 5½x8½, paper, index, 227 pp, Heritage Books


This company was organized in Dallas, Paulding County, Georgia on 24 February 1862 and was commanded by Colonel Adba Johnson. It fought in Tennessee, Mississippi, Georgia, and North Carolina. This unit fought in the last battle at Bentonville and surrendered at Greensboro. View more info

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Glimpses of Glory: The Regimental History of the 61st Illinois Volunteers with Regimental Roster

By: Drew D. Dukett

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: D1405

ISBN: 788414054

Condition: (2000), 2005, 5½x8½, paper, index, 170 pp, Heritage Books


March with the 61st Illinois Volunteers through the American Civil War in the Western Theater, and you will understand the character of the men who fought to preserve the Union during our nation's greatest challenge. Drew Dukett has written a wonderful story about ordinary men and their families enmeshed in extraordinary events. Glimpses of Glory provides a moving experience of the human dimension of war."- Dr. Charles E. White, author of The Enlightened Soldier and ... View more info

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A Guide to Virginia Military Organizations in the American Revolution, 1774-1787

By: E. M. Sanchez-Saavedra

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: S0652

ISBN: 1585496529

Condition: (1978), 2007, 6x9, paper, index, 226 pp, Heritage Books


During the American Revolution men from the Old Dominion served in both Continental and state military establishments consisting of a sometimes bewildering array of regiments, battalions, corps, legions, detachments, and companies. A valuable aid to the study of Virginia’s military contributions to American Independence. View more info

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A Dose of Frontier Soldiering: The Memoirs of Corporal E.A. Bode, Frontier Regular infantry, 1877-1882

By: edited by Thomas T. Smith.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: c1994

Seller ID: 261608

ISBN: 0803261608

Condition: 250 pages, Illus., maps, paperback, University of Nebraska Press


Emil Adolph Bode, a German immigrant down on his luck, enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1877 and served for five years. More literate than most of his fellow soldiers, Bode described western flora and fauna, commenting on the American Indians he encountered as well as the slaughter of the buffalo, the hard and lonely life of the cowboy, and towns and settlements he passed through. His observations, seasoned with wry wit and sympathy, offer a truer picture of the frontier mil... View more info

CD: Preliminary Inventory of the Records of the Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, Washington Headquarters: Record Group 105

By: Elaine Everly

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc:

Seller ID: CD4038

ISBN: 788440381

Condition: (1973), 2006, CD, Adobe Acrobat, v6, Graphic Images, PC and Mac, 46 pp, Heritage Books, Inc


The Freedmen's Bureau was a part of the War Department whose duties included "the supervision and management of all abandoned lands and the control of all subjects relating to refugees and freedmen from rebel states, or from any district or country within the territory embraced in the operations of the Army," During the first year of its existence the Bureau issued rations and clothing to destitute freedmen and refugees, operated hospitals and freedmen's camps, p... View more info