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Florida Territory in 1844. the Diary of Master Edward Clifford Anderson, USN., Anderson, Master Edward Clifford. W. Stanley Hoole Foreword and Afterword.
1 Anderson, Master Edward Clifford. W. Stanley Hoole Foreword and Afterword. Florida Territory in 1844. the Diary of Master Edward Clifford Anderson, USN.
The University Of Alabama Press, Alabama. 1977 0817351116 / 9780817351113 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First Edition. Hardcover. This diary written in 1844 by an influential, well educated Naval officer contains eyewitness, on the spot descriptions of the mid eighteen hundred Florida territory. The book has an foreword written by W. Stanley Hoole that describes Anderson's career before 1844 and an afterword that narrates Anderson's career from 1844 until his death in 1883. 105 pages, notes, bibliography, index and three reproductions of drawings by Anderson. Price clipped dust jacket. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition. No names, writing, or marks. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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J. Edgar Hoover and His G-Men., Breuer, William B.
2 Breuer, William B. J. Edgar Hoover and His G-Men.
Praeger, Westport. 1995 0275949907 / 9780275949907 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Hoover's G-Men in the 1920's and the ruthless criminals and well-known king-pins such as John Dillinger, "Baby Face" Nelson, "Pretty Boy" Floyd, "Ma" Barker and her sons, "Machine Gun" Kelly, and "Creepy" Karpis (who was personally apprehended by Hoover) . 245 pages. Dust jacket is Fine. Book has a remainder mark on the bottom edge, but is in Fine condition. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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John M. Brooke. Naval Scientist and Educator., Brooke, George M. , Jr.
3 Brooke, George M. , Jr. John M. Brooke. Naval Scientist and Educator.
University Press Of Virginia, Charlottesville. 1980 0813908094 / 9780813908090 First Edition, stated Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
John Mercer Brooke entered the U. S. Navy in 1841 and was both a witness and key contributor to the changes that the world navies were going through in the nineteenth century. Steam supplanted sail, iron replaced wood, and ordnance was improved. 372 pages, index. Dust jacket and book are in Fine, as new condition. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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Jane Long. Frontier Woman., Crawford, Ann Fears.
4 Crawford, Ann Fears. Jane Long. Frontier Woman.
W. S. Benson & Co. , Austin, TX. 1990 0874430909 / 9780874430905 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Illustrated by Rosario Baxter. Singed on the title page by the author, Ann Fears Crawford. 59 pages. Price clipped dust jacket. Small closed tear on top fold of jacket. Dust jacket and book are in Near Fine condition. ; 7 1/4 in. x 9 1/4 in. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Franks, General Tommy. American Soldier.
Reganbooks, N. Y. 2004 0060731583 / 9780060731588 As New in As New dust jacket 
Signed. Book is a hardcover and it and the dust jacket are in As New condition. The life of General Tommy Franks and his line of work from 200 - 2003. Published by Regan Books. 590 pages. ; Standard Book Size 
Price: 75.00 USD
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The Cartwrights of San Augustine. Three Generations of Agrarian Entrepreneurs in Nineteenth-Century Texas., Henson, Margaret Swett and Deolece Parmelee.
6 Henson, Margaret Swett and Deolece Parmelee. The Cartwrights of San Augustine. Three Generations of Agrarian Entrepreneurs in Nineteenth-Century Texas.
Texas State Historical Assoc. , Austin. 1993 0876111290 / 9780876111291 First Edition 1/4 Leather As New with No dust jacket as issued 
The Cartwrights were 19th century business people who provided necessary services to the developing towns on the East Texas frontier. 337 pages, appendix, and index. Special publisher's limited edition quarter bound in genuine leather and cloth with matching cloth slip case. The is number 97 out of a total of 150. No dust jacket as issued. Book and slip case are in Fine, as new, condition. ; Standard Book Size 
Price: 85.00 USD
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Where the Saints Have Trod. the Life of Helen Gougar., Kriebel, Robert C.
7 Kriebel, Robert C. Where the Saints Have Trod. the Life of Helen Gougar.
Purdue University Press, Indiana. 1985 0911198733 / 9780911198737 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
The biography of Helen Gougar, 19th Century advocate for women's rights. Illustrated. 238 pages, notes, bibliography, index. Dust jacket and book are in Fine condition. ; Standard Book Size 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Pioneers of California. True Stories of Early Settlers in the Golden State., Lewis, Donovan.
8 Lewis, Donovan. Pioneers of California. True Stories of Early Settlers in the Golden State.
Scottwall Associates, San Francisco. 1993 0942087062 / 9780942087062 First Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
The goal of this book is to present the most pertinent biographical information on many (approx. 50) of the more important California pioneers. 567 pages, index. Dust jacket and book are in Fine, as new, condition. ; Standard Book Size. 
Price: 69.00 USD
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Time of Upheaval. Excerpts from a Couple's World War II Letters., McConnell, Alice Youree.
9 McConnell, Alice Youree. Time of Upheaval. Excerpts from a Couple's World War II Letters.
Eakin Press, Austin. 1989 0890157618 / 9780890157619 First Edition is stated on the copyright page Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
When her husband, Mac McConnell, resigned his position as superintendent of Gladewater, Texas schools Alice Youree McConnell was appointed to fill his vacancy. These excerpts from the couple's World War II letters reveal life in the military service and war-time Texas. Signed by Alice Y. McConnell on the first free end page. 252 pages. Book is clean, no writing (except author's signature) , and tightly bound. Dust jacket and book are in Fine, as new, condition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 Prather, Patricia Smith and Jane Clements Monday. From Slave to Statesman. the Legacy of Joshua Houston, Servant to Sam Houston.
University Of North Texas Press, Denton. 1993 0929398475 / 9780929398471 Fourteenth Printing Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Signed 1st Edition. Signed by both Prather and Monday. Tells the story of Joshua Houston who was a servent of Sam Houston. Published by University of North Texas Press. 276 pages. ; Standard Book Size; 276 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Buffalo Bill Remembers. Truth and Courage., Quinn, William W.
11 Quinn, William W. Buffalo Bill Remembers. Truth and Courage.
Wilderness Adventure Books, Fowlerville, Michigan. 1991 0923568239 / 9780923568238 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A collection of anecdotes about Lieutenant General William W. Quinn's years in the Army, before, during and after World War II and the Korean conflict. Illustrated. 468 pages, appendix, index. Price clipped dust jacket has minor wear at edges. Dust jacket is in Near Fine condition and book is in Fine condition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Rank and File. Civil War Essays in Honor of Bell Irvin Wiley., Robertson, James I. , Jr. and Richard M. McMurry, editors.
12 Robertson, James I. , Jr. and Richard M. McMurry, editors. Rank and File. Civil War Essays in Honor of Bell Irvin Wiley.
Presidio Press, San Rafael. 1976 0891410112 / 9780891410119 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Essays by noted Civil War historians honoring a fellow historian, author, and scholar Bell Irvin Wiley. 164 pages. 1/4 in. Closed tear on crease at top of spine. Dust jacket and book are in Near Fine condition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Fallen Leaves. the Civil War Letters of Major Henry Livermore Abbott., Scott, Robert Garth, editor.
13 Scott, Robert Garth, editor. Fallen Leaves. the Civil War Letters of Major Henry Livermore Abbott.
The Kent State University Press, Kent, Ohio. 1991 0873384407 / 9780873384407 First Edition Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
Major Abbott of the 20th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry was the most widely known and highly respected officer of his rank to serve in the Army of the Potomac. 266 pages, index. Dust jacket and book are in Fine, as new, condition. ; Standard Book Size 
Price: 49.00 USD
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14 Starling, Susanne. Land is the Cry! Warren Angus Ferris, Pioneer Texas Surveyor and Founder of Dallas County.
Texas State Historical Association, Austin. 1998 0876111614 / 9780876111611 Fourteenth Printing As New in As New dust jacket 
Book is a hardcover. Book and dustjacket are in As New condition. Information that western historians and Texas historians need to know. Published by Texas State Historical Association. 247 pages. ; Standard Book Size; 247 pages 
Price: 59.00 USD
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Richard Bennett Hubbard. an American Life., Turner, Martha Anne.
15 Turner, Martha Anne. Richard Bennett Hubbard. an American Life.
Shoal Creek Publishers, Austin. 1979 0883190435 / 9780883190432 First Edition, stated Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
An early East Texas pioneer that was elected to the Lt. Governor's office and later became Governor of Texas when Richard Coke resigned to take a seat in United States Senate. An important source of information on Texas politics and national government from 1850 to the end of the century. 190 pages including index. Dust jacket has price neatly marked out and slight smudges on back. Dust jacket is in Near Fine condition and book is in Fine condition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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