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INDIAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERS., Brady, Cyrus Townsend.
1 Brady, Cyrus Townsend. INDIAN FIGHTS AND FIGHTERS.
New York Doubleday, Page 1909 Hard Cover Good reading copy only. No Jacket Remington, Schreyvogel, Blumenschein and Crawford. 
423 pp, 8 1/4" H. B&w drawings, photographs, maps & plans (including tissue-covered frontispiece) - collated. Contents: Part I. Protecting the Frontier: The Powder River Expedition; The Tragedy of Fort Phil Kearney; The Thirty-Two Against the Three Thousand; Personal Reminisences of Fort Phil Kearney and the Wagon-Box Fight; Forsyth and the Rough Riders of '68; The Journey of the Scouts and the Rescue of Forsyth; A Scout's Story of the Defense of Beecher's Island; Carpenter and His Brunettes. The Fight on Beaver Creek; A Further Discussion of the Beaver Creek Affair; The Battle of the Washita; Carr and Tall Bull at Summit Springs. Part II. The War with the Sioux: With Crook's Advance; Ex-Trooper Towne on the Rosebud Fight; The Grievance of Rain-in-the-Face; The Little Big Horn Campaign; The Last of Custer; One of the Last Men to see Custer Alive; The Personal Story of Rain-in-the-Face; Two Interesting Affairs; The First Success; A Decisive Blow; Miles' Great Campaigning; What They are There for - A Sketch of General Guy V. Henry, A Typical American Soldier. Appendices: Appendix A - Being a Further Discussion of General Custer's Course in the Little Big Horn Campaign; Appendix B - Further Light on the Conduct of Major Reno. Index. A few pages with small light soiling marks or light stains, two pages with small edge tear archivally taped, one page with wrinkling, very light browning to pages, front inside hinge has re-inforcement tape, front free endpaper is missing, spilt paper on inside rear hinge - hinge is holding well, light soiling staining to endpapers, heavy browning to edges of text block/boards and spine - also some staining/soiling, moderate edge wear - 1" piece missing on front hinge. book is protected in a stiff mylar sleev with some rubbing. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
CURSE NOT HIS CURLS., Ege, Robert J.  Introduction by Lawrence A. Frost.  Illustrations by Lorence Bjorklund.
2 Ege, Robert J. Introduction by Lawrence A. Frost. Illustrations by Lorence Bjorklund. CURSE NOT HIS CURLS.
Old Army Press, (Fort Collins, Colorado, 1974). 
152 pp, 8vo (8 3/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. "Here is told the complete story of Custer's desperate 'Last Stand' at the Little Big Horn, in words, photos, maps, and the incomparable art of Lorence Bjorklund." Previous owners small stamp on f ront endpapers, a few tiny foxing marks and a tiny ink speck on bottom of textblock. Dust jacket has light edge wear/wrinkling, a few small closed tears - one archivally taped, light rubbing a few tiny scuffs. VG+/VG 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
FLYPAST.  NO. 65.  DECEMBER 1986.  (FLY PAST.), Ellis, Ken, ed.  (Phil Chinnery, John Foreman, Christopher Shores, Colin Dodds, Bill Overton, Eric Page.)
3 Ellis, Ken, ed. (Phil Chinnery, John Foreman, Christopher Shores, Colin Dodds, Bill Overton, Eric Page.) FLYPAST. NO. 65. DECEMBER 1986. (FLY PAST.)
Key, Stamford, Lincs., 1986. 
70 pp, 11 11/16" H, soft cover (magazine format - stapled in wraps). Profusely illustrated with b&w and color photographs. Contents: Pin-ups at War (Confederate Air Force's collection of nose-art); The Aces (Spitfires); Pilot's View (DH Leopard Mo th rated against present day Cessna 172); Spectres from the Lost Bombers (extract from 'Ghost Stations'); Operation Musketeer (invasion of Suez Canal Zone); Antarctic Moth; Air Stores Park; Dear Mr Foreman; Reno (National Air Races - Sea F u r y c l e a n sweep); Preservation News (MiGs); Aviation Archaeology (Wessex meets Wellington); Collectair (ashtrays and insignia); Register Review (civilian Gannet); Airfield Archaelogy (Pulhams 'Pigs'), etc. Interior - clean and tight with no p re vi o us o wn er sh i p marks. Exterior - minor edge wear, very light wear at top/bottom of spine, very light rubbing on rear cover, small ghost sticker mark on front cover, minor browning to edges of textblock. Very Good 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
WARPATHS:  TRAVELS OF A MILITARY HISTORIAN IN NORTH AMERICA., Keegan, John.
4 Keegan, John. WARPATHS: TRAVELS OF A MILITARY HISTORIAN IN NORTH AMERICA.
Toronto Key Porter 1995 1550136216 / 9781550136210 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
370 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H). Map endpapers, b&w illustrations. "Begins with the establishment of New France on the St. Lawrence River and the Fench conflicts with the Indians and British of the Atlantic colonies - the latter ending with the English defeat at Yorktown." It then moves on through the Civil War, battles with native Americans and the story of U.S. and Canadian forces in WWII. Light wrinkling at bottom of spine, small dint at bottom edge of rear board, minor edge wear. Dust jacket is price clipped, has very light edge wrinkling, very small chip at top of spine, small dint at bottom edge of rear panel, very light rubbing. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
WARPATHS:  TRAVELS OF A MILITARY HISTORIAN IN NORTH AMERICA., Keegan, John.
5 Keegan, John. WARPATHS: TRAVELS OF A MILITARY HISTORIAN IN NORTH AMERICA.
Toronto Key Porter 1995 1550136216 / 9781550136210 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 
370 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H). Map endpapers, b&w illustrations. "Begins with the establishment of New France on the St. Lawrence River and the Fench conflicts with the Indians and British of the Atlantic colonies - the latter ending with the English defeat at Yorktown." It then moves on through the Civil War, battles with native Americans and the story of U.S. and Canadian forces in WWII. Minor wrinkle at top of spine, one tiny corner bump. Dust jacket has very light edge wrinkling, minor rubbing. 
Price: 16.00 USD
 
 
THE GOVERNOR GENERAL'S HORSE GUARDS 1939-1945., Locke, R.P., Lieutenant-Colonel, foreword.
6 Locke, R.P., Lieutenant-Colonel, foreword. THE GOVERNOR GENERAL'S HORSE GUARDS 1939-1945.
Toronto Canadian Military Journal 1954 Soft Cover Very Good 
243 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H), card covers (dark blue soft leather appearance with red lettering and silver insignia on front cover) - no dust jacket, c1954. Map endpapers, b&w photographs. Contents: Foreword, Early History 1810-1940; "Nulli Secundus" World War II - 1939; England - Early Training, 4th October '41 - 24 February '43; The Exercises; Italian Winter; Spring Offensive; The Gothic Line - August 1944; Into the Valley of the Po, September 1944; Our Flat Footed Selves, October-November 1944; Winter Offensive, November 26 - December 28 - 1944; The Parting Shot; Peace With Victory, February 1945 - Finis; Epilogue; Roll of Honour; Commanding Officers; Nominal Roll. Interior - minor bump/curl at bottom corner of pages, otherwise clean and tight with no other ownership marks. Exterior - light edge wear - mainly on spine edges, small crease at top corner of front cover, small soft crease at top corner of rear cover, light crease down spine. 
Price: 200.00 USD
 
 
LANDSCAPE TURNED RED: THE BATTLE OF ANTIETAM., Sears, Stephen W.
7 Sears, Stephen W. LANDSCAPE TURNED RED: THE BATTLE OF ANTIETAM.
Book-of-the-Month Club, New York, 1994. 
431 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. Pictorial endpapers, b&w plates, maps/battle plans. "Of all the days on all the fields where American soldiers have fought, the most terrible was September 17, 1862. The Civil War battle wa ged on that date at Antietam Creek, Maryland, took a human toll never exceeded on any day in our nation's history. The battle at Antietam was pivotal to the course of the war, yet the complete story of this climactic and bitter struggle has n e v e r b een told. In (this book, the author) draws on a wealth of newly discovered diaries, dispatches, and letters to recreate the vivid drama of Antietam - and drama it is, pitting high-stakes military gambler Robert E. Lee against George B. M cC le ll an , t he general with every soldierly quality but one, the will to fight. Sears's subject is not just generals and their tactics, however, it is also the emotions and experiences of the men in the ranks, and their stories emerge here wit h p owe rfu l a ut hen ticity." A few areas of light edge wrinkling, very light rubbing. Fine/Very Good+ 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
FLYPAST.  NO. 41.  DECEMBER 1984.  (FLY PAST.), Ward, Frank, ed.  (David Oliver, Jeremy Collins, Paul Brindley, Paul Coggan.)
8 Ward, Frank, ed. (David Oliver, Jeremy Collins, Paul Brindley, Paul Coggan.) FLYPAST. NO. 41. DECEMBER 1984. (FLY PAST.)
Key, Stamford, Lincs., 1984. 
68 pp, 11 11/16" H, soft cover (magazine format, stapled in wraps). Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, 4 pages color. Contents: Airfield Archaeology (Banff airfield in WWII); Anson at Risk; Riviera Firecats (Grumman Tracker water bombers) ; The Collectair (aeronautica); Museums of the World (Swedish Air Force Museum); Dive Bombers (Curtiss Helldiver); Harlingen '84 (including Confederate Airshow); Aviation Archaeology (update on Wellington in Loch Ness); Preservation News; E n g i n e s ( S unbeam); Harry Ferguson (first Briton to design, build and fly his own monoplane 75 years ago); Type Report (six years of Mustang International); Holm Run (Lockheed test pilot Skip Holm - Reno Air Races). Interior - minor brownin g to p ag es , ot h er wi se clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - minor edge wear to covers, light wear on spine, very light rubbing and date stamp on rear cover, short light scratch on front cover, light browning to edges of te xtb loc k. V G 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
9 Wickre, John M. STEAM TRAINS.
Gallery, New York, 1988. 
80 pp, oblong large 8vo (9 15/16" H x 10 3/4" D), hard cover in dust jacket. Profusely illustrated with color photographs. ISBN 04953028 "The steam locomotive dominated land transport for over a century - and disappeared in a little over a decade . Although the age of the steam locomotive is over, the romance of the period lives on in hundreds of lovingly preserved engines and railroads across the continent, from Florida to Vancouver. To visit these lines is to visit history. Th i s h a n d s o m e volume, with its informative text and nearly one hundred stunning full-color photographs, is a delightful introduction to the world of steam railroading. Covering the broad spectrum of preserved locomotives in North America, th es e m ag ni fi ce nt p ic tures show the many types of steam engines. Revealing detail shots show how they work and explain the basics of railroad operations. The lost world of steam railroading comes to life again in the pages of this spectacul ar bo ok ." Mi nor ed ge wea r. Dust jacket has very light edge wrinkling, a few very light rub lines and two tiny areas of delamination on rear panel. Very Good+/Very Good 
Price: 15.00 USD
 


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