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Swamp Sailors, Riverine Warfare in the Everglades 1835-1842, Buker, George E.
1 Buker, George E. Swamp Sailors, Riverine Warfare in the Everglades 1835-1842
Gainesville, FL The University Press of Florida 1975 0813003520 / 9780813003528 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover with dark green lettering. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Very clean. Fully indexed.; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 152 pages 
Price: 37.97 USD
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War Letters  Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars, Carroll, Andrew (editor)
2 Carroll, Andrew (editor) War Letters Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars
Scribner 2001 0743202945 / 9780743202947 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Signed by editor. Looks new. In mylar dust cover. A collection of American War correspondence. Carroll features over 150 letters, complied from more than 50, 000 letters sent to him as part of his Legacy Project. The letters encompass every major conflict from the Civil War to Desert Storm. The letters tell tales of love; famous battles; reflections on the nature of war; rescues; and expressions of fear, loneliness, humour and pariotism. Letters come from such historical figures as Colin Powell, Theodore Roosevelt, George S. Patton, Helen Keller and John F. Kennedy, as well as common soldiers, sailors, nurses, spies, journalists, POWs and family members left at home. ; Photographs; 9.30 X 6.40 X 2 inches; 912 pages; Signed by Editor 
Price: 17.97 USD
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Special report on the subject of pensions at the Ohio Soldiers' and Sailors Home, Force, M. F
3 Force, M. F Special report on the subject of pensions at the Ohio Soldiers' and Sailors Home
Sandusky, Ohio Sandusky, OH 1896 First Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Minutes of the Board November 25, 1896 requesting an investigation as to the feasibility and propriety of requiring all pensioners of the home to pay part of their pension to the state.... 8 pages. Imprint. Excellent condition. In 1886, a group of citizens led by I. F. Mack of Sandusky successfully petitioned the state legislature to establish a home for Ohio's honorably discharged Civil War veterans who, because of incapacitating disease, wounds, or other cause, were unable to earn a living. Governor J. B. Foraker appointed a commission charged with the duty of selecting a site and arranging for construction of the home. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Rare.; 8 pages; Missing as of 12/06 
Price: 14.97 USD
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Retreat in the East, Gallagher, O'Dowd
4 Gallagher, O'Dowd Retreat in the East
Sydney, Australia George G. Harrap & Company 1943 First Australian Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Green cloth cover. Dust has tears and rubs and is now in mylar protective cover. THe facts behind the disasters in Malaya and Burma: a tale of governmental incompetence and civilian self interest. A story of the incomparable bravbery of our soldiers, sailors, and airmen. Scarce if not rare. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 235 pages; p 
Price: 37.97 USD
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5 listed, no author Massachusetts Society of the Sons of the American Revolution Register For 1901 With Lists of Soldiers, Sailors and Patriots
Boston, MA The Society 1901 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Blue, white and yellow cover with gold lettering on spine. Pages starting to yellow. Cover fading with spots. . Contains list of officers from the formation of society, Constitution and bylaws, Historical sketch of Society, List of Members, Record of Revolutionary Ancestors, Markers by location. Rare. 
Price: 26.97 USD
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Madison  Three Hundred Years By the Sea: Farmers, Fishermen; Sailors and Summer Folk, Lord,Lauralee Clayton and Warner P.
6 Lord,Lauralee Clayton and Warner P. Madison Three Hundred Years By the Sea: Farmers, Fishermen; Sailors and Summer Folk
Madison, Ct Madison Bicentennial Committee 1976 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Brown paperback history of Madison Ct. printed for the Bicentennial. Many Photographs. Good reference. 
Price: 8.97 USD
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In Harm's Way  The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors, Stanton, Doug
7 Stanton, Doug In Harm's Way The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors
Henry Holt and Company 2001 1567317979 / 9781567317978 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Book and dust jacket look new. Dust in protective mylar cover. Signed by Ensign Harlan Twible one of the survivors. "On July 30, 1945, the USS Indianapolis was torpedoed in the South Pacific by a Japanese submarine. An estimated 300 men were killed upon impact; close to 900 sailors were cast into the Pacific Ocean, where they remained undetected by the navy for nearly four days and nights. Battered by a savage sea, they struggled to stay alive, fighting off sharks, hypothermia, and dementia." The definitive account of a little-known chapter in World War II history, In Harm's Way is destined to become a classic tale of war, survival, and extraordinary courage.(Review) In July 1945, Ensign Twible served as a gunnery officer on the USS Indianapolis. The ship had just delivered the atomic bomb and was sailing home when it was attacked by a Japanese submarine. Twible recounted "We were under secret orders, so nobody knew we were hit," "The bow was blown off the ship....Here I was, an Ensign, and I had to give the order to abandon ship," Rare work. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 333 pages; Signed by Notable Personage, Related 
Price: 79.97 USD
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