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1 Abrahams, Peter LAST OF THE DIXIE HEROES
New York: Ballantine Books, (2001). 0345439376 / 9780345439376 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in blue and white glossy wraps. 
A chance encounter with a group of Civil War reenactors sends Roy Hill down a devastating path where the lines between reality and fantasy blur, blanks will be replaced with bullets, and a bloody history will live again. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 Abrahams, Peter LAST OF THE DIXIE HEROES
New York: Ballantine Books, (2001). 0345439376 / 9780345439376 First edition: Review copy, with materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A chance encounter with a group of Civil War reenactors sends Roy Hill down a devastating path where the lines between reality and fantasy blur, blanks will be replaced with bullets, and a bloody history will live again. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Armistead, Bob NEVER TO QUIT
(Nashville, Tennessee): Eggman Publishing, (1993). 0963502611 / 9780963502612 First edition, first printing: Trade paperback original. Trade Paperback. Fine in illustrated wraps. Octavo. 151 pages. 
Civil War novel featuring Nathan Bedford Forrest and his friend and subordinate, James Wilson. Bob Armistead is a Civil War Historian and gallery owner focusing on Civil War art and battle souvenirs. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Bellah, James Warner THE VALIANT VIRGINIANS
New York: Ballantine Books, (1953). First edition. Hardcover. A near fine copy in tweed-effect boards blue foil lettering and device; in an age-toned, edge-nicked, rubbed dust jacket that shows some pale dampstaining to rear panel and flap. 
Expanded version of Bellah's SATURDAY EVENING POST serial "Tales of the Valorous Virginians"--this Civil War yarn is here illustrated with maps by Rafael Palacios, and features an introduction by sf writer and Civil War historian Fletcher Pratt. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Brick, John TROUBLED SPRING
New York: Farrar, Straus and Company, (1950). First edition. Hardcover. Pale offsetting to endsheets, else a very nearly fine copy in bright Union blue cloth with yellow top-edge coloring; in a lightly rubbed, faintly age-toned, mildly edge-worn pictorial dust jacket that is slightly faded to the spine panel. A nice copy! 
In the "troubled spring" of 1865, Sam Bellnap returns home after many months in Andersonville, the most dreaded of Confederate prisons, to find that the War Department has declared him dead, and that the girl he loved has married his brother! 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 Cornwell, Bernard REBEL
(New York, N.Y.): HarperCollinsPublishers, ((1993). 0060177136 / 9780060177133 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The Starbuck Chronicles, Volume I. "Dandy....Its attention to the real events of First Manassas is careful and persuasive, maintaining drama without sacrificing accuracy. A good piece of work."--William C. Davis. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 Crane, Stephen THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE: An Episode of the American Civil War
(West Hatfield, Massachusetts), Pennyroyal Editions, 1984. First edition thus, first printing. Fine, as-new, a quarto-sized volume, bound in brown-beige linen with inset title label to front cover, spine paper title label; illustrated with twenty-five full-page wood engravings; housed in original matching slipcase. 
One of twelve American Classics produced thus, designed by Barry Moser and illustrated with his wood engravings. Based on the text as published by D. Appleton and Company in 1895. Introduction to this issue by Alexander Eliot. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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8 Doctorow, E.L. THE MARCH
New York: Random House, (2005). 0375506713 / 9780375506710 Publisher's reprint. Hardcover. Near fine; in a slightly nicked, near fine illustrated dust jacket. 
"Rarely does one come across accounts of the Civil War as level-headed, generous and well-intentioned as E.L. Doctorow's challenging new novel."--Washington Post. Near fine 
Price: 13.00 USD
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9 Erickson, K.J. THE DEAD SURVIVORS
(New York): (St. Martin's Minotaur), (2002). 0312266995 / 9780312266998 First edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in pictorial glossy wraps. 
Minneapolis Homicide Detective Marshall Bahr and his partner are pitted against a determined killer whose motive is revenge--against descendents of the First Minnesota Volunteers, the Civil War battalion who turned the tide in the Battle of Gettysburg. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Fowler, Robert H. ANNIE MUNDY
(Lancaster, Pa): Stealth Press, (2001). 1588810135 / 9781588810137 First edition, first printing Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Still in the publisher's unopened shrinkwrap! 
A novel set in the turbulent American West, in which Fowler seizes our imagination once again (JIM MUNDY) with his tale of a headstrong young girl. Annie's compelling tale unfolds as a sweeping panorama that brings the 19th-Century west to life. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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11 Fowler, Robert H. JIM MUNDY
(Lancaster, Pa): Stealth Press, (2000). 1588810038 / 9781588810038 First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine, as-new, in a fine, as-new, dust jacket. Still in the publisher's unopened shrinkwrap! 
A bestselling novel of the American Civil War. "A Splendid Book. A work that is in the same class with THE RED BADGE OF COURAGE, ROME HANKS, THE HORSE SOLDIERS, and other great novels of The Civil War."--Dee Brown. 
Price: 29.95 USD
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12 Frazier, Charles COLD MOUNTAIN
New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, (1997). 0871136791 / 9780871136794 Later printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The National Book Award-winning bestseller, "COLD MOUNTAIN is the best Civil War novel since Michael Shaara's THE KILLER ANGELS."--Kaye Gibbons. "One of the great accomplishments in American literature."--Rick Bass. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Grubb, Davis A DREAM OF KINGS
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1955. B0007DZKL4 First edition, first printing. Jacket art by Richard Powers. Hardcover. Crimped bump to spine heel, bookplate to endsheet, else a bright, near fine example, in red cloth with black stamping; in a very good minus dust jacket: worn, nicked at spine ends, rubbed, with some separation at the front flap fold. 
Grubb's follow-up to his acclaimed debut THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER is a Civil War novel of a young orphan--who eventually serves under Stonewall Jackson--and his relationship with a young girl his aunt has taken in. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Hambly, Barbara HOMELAND
(New York): Bantam Books, (2009). 0553805525 / 9780553805529 First edition, first printing: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Two women, one a Northerner with a husband fighting for the Confederacy, and one a Southerner yearning to attend art school in Philadelphia, exchange letters and find in their unlikely friendship the strength to survive the Civil War. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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15 Herschler, Mildred Barger THE WALK INTO MORNING
New York: Tor/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (1993). 0312854250 / 9780312854256 First edition. Hardcover. Fine in a photo-pictorial dust jacket with minor shelfwear and a small area of lamination peel to the front panel. Map of Louisiana and Mississippi 1862-1863. 
Herschler is a poet whose pieces have appeared in THE CRISIS, and is the author of a biography of Frederick Douglass, written for children. Her debut novel follows a young slave as he runs away to join the Louisiana Native Guard during the Civil War. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Honig, Donald THE SWORD OF GENERAL ENGLUND: A Novel of Murder in the Dakota Territory, 1876
New York/London/Toronto/Sydney/Tokyo/Auckland: Scribner, (1996). 0684803216 / 9780684803210 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. A very nearly fine copy, with owner's blindstamp to front free endpaper; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket. 
"A superb historical mystery...set on a frontier army post in 1876, but the principal characters provide a haunting recollection of the horror that was the Civil War as well."--Jeremiah Healy. "First-rate historical whodunit."--Sarah Lovett. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Jakober, Marie ONLY CALL US FAITHFUL: A Novel of the Union Underground
New York: Forge/A Tom Doherty Associates Book, (2002). 0765303167 / 9780765303165 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid in. Hardcover. Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
Virginian Elizabeth Van Lew hides behind the guise of mental frailty and innocence to operate a spy ring for the Union during the Civil War. By the author of THE MIND GODS, A PEOPLE IN ARMS, and THE BLACK CHALICE. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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18 Kroll, Harry Harrison THE KEEPERS OF THE HOUSE
Indianapolis and New York: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, (1940). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine, fresh copy in gilt-stamped green cloth; in a near fine, illustrated dust jacket exhibiting minor edge wear, mild age-toning, and a tear and associated crease to the front panel. 
A nice copy of this Civil War era novel set in Mississippi. A prolific novelist and short story writer, Kroll's novel THE CABIN IN THE COTTON was used as the basis for a 1932 Hollywood film starring Bette Davis. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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19 Landis, Jill Marie MAGNOLIA CREEK
New York: Ballantine Books, (2002). 0345440412 / 9780345440419 First edition: Review copy, with publisher's materials laid into a separate promotional folder. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
After hearing false news of her recent husband's death in the civil war, the young widow returns to Kentucky and begins a new life. After the civil war ends, the "widow's" husband returns and a difficult and forgiving love story begins. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 McMeekin, Clark CITY OF THE FLAGS
New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts, Inc., (1950). First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Hint of wear at the extremities, else a fine, fresh copy in red boards with blue lettering; in a very lightly edge-worn, faintly age-toned illustrated dust jacket that shows a few tiny edge-tears. A sweet copy! 
"A novel of conflicting loyalties in Civil War Louisville" by Dorothy Park Clark and Isabel McLennan McMeekin under pseudonym. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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