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1 Francaviglia, Richard V. From Sail to Steam. Four Centuries of Texas Maritime History, 1500 - 1900.
University Of Texas Press, Austin. 1998 0292725035 / 9780292725034 First Edition, stated; Fourteenth Printing As New in As New dust jacket 
A highly readable overview of the first four centuries of both merchant and military marine history in Texas. The role of the Texas Navy in the Texas Revolution of 1835 - 1836 and the Civil War battles at Galveston and Sabine Pass. Over 100 illustrations. 324 pages. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition, as new. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Aspects of the American West. Three Essays by Joe B. Frantz., Frantz, Joe B.
2 Frantz, Joe B. Aspects of the American West. Three Essays by Joe B. Frantz.
Texas A & M University Press, College Station. 1976 0890960232 / 9780890960233 First Edition, stated Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Three essays: 1. YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK: GENESIS OF AN URBAN SOLUTION, 1971. 2. WESTERN IMPACT ON THE NATION, 1969, and 3. THE AMERICAN WEST: CHILD OF FEDERAL SUBSIDY, 1963. 82 pages. Price clipped dust jacket and book are in Near Fine condition. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 Goodrich, Thomas. Bloody Dawn. the Story of the Lawrence Massacre.
The Kent State University Press, Kent, Ohio. 1991 0873384423 / 9780873384421 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
On August 21, 1863, William Quantrill with 400 Confederate irregulars, brought the Civil War to Lawrence Kansas. Why was this remote settlement singled out to receive such brutal treatment. 207 pages, notes, bibliography, index. Dust jacket and book are in Near Fine condition. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 Groce, W. Todd. Mountain Rebels.
The University Of Tennesse Press 1999 1572330570 / 9781572330573 First Edition; 1st Printing. 
1st Edition. Book is a hardcover and it and the dust jacket are in fine condition. East Tennesse Confederates and the Civil War. Published by The University of Tennesse Press. 218 pages. ; Standard Book Size.; 218 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Shrouds of Glory. from Atlanta to Nashville: the Last Great Campaign of the Civil War., Groom, Winston.
5 Groom, Winston. Shrouds of Glory. from Atlanta to Nashville: the Last Great Campaign of the Civil War.
The Atlantic Monthly Press, N. Y. 1995 0871135914 / 9780871135919 First Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
The author focuses on Confederate General John Bell Hood's decisive actions in the western theater of operations during the final moments of the Civil War. 308 pages. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition, as new. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Soldiers of Misfortune. the Somervell and Mier Expeditions., Haynes, Sam W.
6 Haynes, Sam W. Soldiers of Misfortune. the Somervell and Mier Expeditions.
The University Of Texas Press, Austin. 1990 0292751184 / 9780292751187 First Edition is stated on the copyright page Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
The Somervell and Mier expedition of 1842 culminated in the famous "black bean episode" in which Texas prisoners drew white or black beans to determine who would be executed by their Mexican captors. 268 pages, notes, bibliography, index. Dust jacket has minor rubbing to creases at spine. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Hill, Jim Dan. The Texas Navy.
University Of Chicago Press 1937 0938349171 / 9780938349174 Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
Book is a hard cover. Book and Dust jacket are in fine condition. Dr. Hill in this book hasrescued the Texas Navy from the shadowy obscurity in which it has lurked. Published by University of Chicago Press. 224 pages. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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A Manifesto to the Mexican Republic., Hutchinson, C. Alan.
8 Hutchinson, C. Alan. A Manifesto to the Mexican Republic.
University Of California Press, Berkeley. 1978 0520033477 / 9780520033474 First in this edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Originally printed in 1835 on the press of Agustin Zamorano, it is generally considered to be California's first book and the most important publication to appear in Mexican California. This edition and facsimile of the famous work is based on a new translation and provides for the first time essential notes and an explanatory introduction. 8 3/4 in x 11 1/4 in. 156 pages. Dust jacket has I inch tear on the back bottom edge and the flap from this tear is wrinkled. D. J. Has very minor soiling to edges. Book is Fine. Vg+/F. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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Gold Dust., Jackson, Donald Dale.
9 Jackson, Donald Dale. Gold Dust.
Alfred A. Knopf, N. Y. 1980 0394400461 / 9780394400464 First Edition is stated on the copyright page Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
The saga of the forty-niners - their adventures and ordeals in California and on the way there. 361 pages, source notes, index. A review copy in the first edition with review information from publisher laid in. A very clean dust jacket and book. Both in Fine condition. ; Standard Book Size 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Donner Party., Keithley, George.
10 Keithley, George. The Donner Party.
George Braziller, N. Y. 1972 0807606383 / 9780807606384 First Edition, stated 
In 1846 a group of families set out from the farm country outside Springfield, Illinois, led by George Donner, by wagon train for California. The Donner Party, as it came to be known, is now remembered chiefly for the suffering and cannibalism which resulted when the group was trapped in the snow in the Sierras without provisions for the winter. This is the epic poem of the Donner Party. Dust jacket has white spots where color is missing and some chips and small holes. Book has previous owner's name in ink on front free end page. Dust jacket and book are in Very Good Plus condition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Music of the Laws., Kornstein, Daniel.
11 Kornstein, Daniel. The Music of the Laws.
Everest House Publishers, New York. 1982 0896961850 / 9780896961852 First Edition is stated on the copyright page Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
A collection of essays that exemplifies the author's theory that, like music, the laws contain a cogency and uniquely inviolate form. 223 pages. Book is clean, no writing, and tightly bound. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition. ; Size is: 5 1/2 in. x 8 1/2 in. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Larson, Erik. Isaac's Storm. a Man, a Time, and the Deadliest Hurricane in History.
Crown Publishers, N. Y. 1999 0609602330 / 9780609602331 Fourteenth Printing As New in As New dust jacket 
1st Edition. Book and dustjacket are in As New condition. Book is a hardcover. A story of the hurricane that hit Galvestson and the lives it affected. Published by Crown Publishers. 323 pages. ; Standard Book Size 
Price: 39.00 USD
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A Frontier Documentary. Sonora and Tucson 1821-1848., McCartney, Kieran.
13 McCartney, Kieran. A Frontier Documentary. Sonora and Tucson 1821-1848.
The University Of Arizona Press, Tucson. 1997 0816517150 / 9780816517152 First Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
Eyewitness accounts of daily life in the missions and towns of southern Arizona after Mexico won its independence from Spain in 1821. 145 pages, notes and index. Dust jacket and book are in Fine, as new, condition. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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The Arizona of Joseph Pratt Allyn. Letters from a Pioneer Judge: Observations and Travels, 1863-1866., Nicolson, John, editor.
14 Nicolson, John, editor. The Arizona of Joseph Pratt Allyn. Letters from a Pioneer Judge: Observations and Travels, 1863-1866.
The University Of Arizona Press, Tucson. 1974 0816503869 / 9780816503865 First Edition 
When Joseph Pratt Allyn was appointed associate judge of the newly established Territory of Arizona in 1863 he set out immediately for the Great Southwest. As he crossed the continent with the territorial party, he began a brilliant series of letter to the HARTFORD EVENING PRESS. This collection of his correspondence provides a fascinating picture of pioneer Arizona. Illustrated. 284 pages, bibliography, index. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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Cattlemen Vs. Sheepherders. Five Decades of Violence in the West 1880-1920., O'Neal, Bill.
15 O'Neal, Bill. Cattlemen Vs. Sheepherders. Five Decades of Violence in the West 1880-1920.
Eakin Press, Austin, TX. 1989 0890156654 / 9780890156650 First Edition is stated on the copyright page Hardcover Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
First Edition. Hardcover. The history of the battles for range land in the West between cattlemen and sheepherders. Photographs. 212 pages, index. Dust jacket has crease and closed tear to top front edge. No names, marks, or writing in book. Dust jacket is in Very Good condition and book is in Fine condition. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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War Scare on the Rio Grande. Robert Runyon's Photographs of the Border Conflict, 1913-1916., Samponaro, Frank N. and Paul J. Vanderwood.
16 Samponaro, Frank N. and Paul J. Vanderwood. War Scare on the Rio Grande. Robert Runyon's Photographs of the Border Conflict, 1913-1916.
The Texas State Historical Assoc. , Austin, TX. 1992 0876111002 / 9780876111000 First Edition 1/4 Leather Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Self taught photographer, Robert Runyon was no amateur. Runyan was a consumate professional who in the heyday of his photographic work from 1910 to 1926 experimented with the most up-to-date lenses, cameras, and film in order to create the best possible images of his subject. After a brief biography, Runyan's photographs of people and places in the Rio Grande area of Texas and Mexico are presented in full pages with text. 12 in. X 9 1/2 in. 135 pages, bibliography, index. Presentation copy made to individual listed on first free end page. Quarter bound in leather. The boards are bound in cloth with a matching slipcase. No dust jacket as issued. Slight fading to the cloth on the slipcase. Slipcase and book are in Fine condition. ; 12 in. x 9 1/2 in. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Austin's Hyde Park... the First Fifty Years: 1891-1941., Sitton, Sarah and Thad Sitton.
17 Sitton, Sarah and Thad Sitton. Austin's Hyde Park... the First Fifty Years: 1891-1941.
Pecan Press Publications, Austin. 1991 0962920606 / 9780962920608 First Edition Paperback Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
A history of Hyde Park neighborhood in Austin, Texas. Some vintage photos. 191 pages, references, index. Issued in paperback only. Book is in Near Fine condition. ; Standard Book Size 
Price: 39.00 USD
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A Doctor on the California Trail. the Diary of Dr. John Hudson Waymon from Cambridge City, Indiana to the Gold Fields in 1852., Todd, Edgeley Woodman, editor.
18 Todd, Edgeley Woodman, editor. A Doctor on the California Trail. the Diary of Dr. John Hudson Waymon from Cambridge City, Indiana to the Gold Fields in 1852.
Old West Publishing Co. , Colorado. 1971 0912094168 / 9780912094168 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First Edition hardcover. The diary of Dr. John Hudson of Cambridge City, Indiana on his way to and in the gold field of California in 1852. 138 pages, bibliography, index. Book was issued with a clear mylar dust jacket. Jacket has a 2 inch closed tear on front at bottom edge. Book is in Fine condition. No names, writing, or marks in book. ; 8 in. x 11 1/4 in. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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A Gold Rush Voyage on the Bark Orion from Boston around Cape Horn to San Francisco, 1849-1850. a Unique Record Based on the Journals of Foster H. Jenkins, Henry S. Bradley, Seth Draper and Ezekiel I. Barra., Wienpahl, Robert W. , editor.
19 Wienpahl, Robert W. , editor. A Gold Rush Voyage on the Bark Orion from Boston around Cape Horn to San Francisco, 1849-1850. a Unique Record Based on the Journals of Foster H. Jenkins, Henry S. Bradley, Seth Draper and Ezekiel I. Barra.
The Arthur H. Clark Co. , Glendale, CA. 1978 0870621254 / 9780870621253 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The journals of Foster H. Jenkins, Seth Draper, seaman Ezekiel I. Barra's partial account from his boarding at Rio de Janeiro to San Francisco, and Henry S. Bradley's narrative and copy of the ship's log. These four journals of the same voyage will be of interest to both gold rush and seafaring buffs. Illustrated. 298 pages, appendices, bibliography and index. Dust jacket has very slight wear to the edges and is in Near Fine condition. Book is in Fine condition. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Great South Carolina Ku Klux Klan Trials 1871 - 1872., Williams, Lou Falkner.
20 Williams, Lou Falkner. The Great South Carolina Ku Klux Klan Trials 1871 - 1872.
The University Of Georgia Press, Athens. 1996 0820317950 / 9780820317953 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
An account of the Klan uprising in the South Carolina piedmont in the Reconstruction era. The trials represent the culmination of the federal governments effort to stop white violence and provide personal security for African Americans. Part of the series STUDIES IN THE LEGAL HISTORY OF THE SOUTH. 197 pages, notes, bibliography, index. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition. ; Standard book size. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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