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Wilson

By: Berg, A. Scott

Price: $120.00

Publisher: Putnam Adult: 2013-09-10

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-2-11

ISBN: 0399159215

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Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.One hundred years after his inauguration, Woodrow Wilson still stands as one of the most influential figures of the twentieth century, and one of the most enigmatic. And now, after more than a decade of research and writing, Pulitzer Prize-winning author A. Scott Berg has completed Wilson the most personal and penetrating biography ever written about the 28th President. In addition to the hundreds of thousands of documents in the Wilson Archives, Berg was the first biographer to gain access to two recently-... View more info

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Hue 1968: A Turning Point of the American War in Vietnam SIGNED

By: Bowden, Mark

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press: 2017-06-06

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 3-1-1716

ISBN: 0802127002

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Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Hue 1968 is the story of the centerpiece of the Tet Offensive and a turning point in the American War in Vietnam. In the early hours of January 31, 1968, the North Vietnamese launched over one hundred attacks across South Vietnam in what would become known as the Tet Offensive. The lynchpin of Tet was the capture of Hue, Vietnam's intellectual and cultural capital, by 10,000 National Liberation Front troops who descended from hidden camps and surged ac... View more info

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Flyboys: A True Story of Courage SIGNED

By: Bradley, James

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2003-09-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 4-5-1719

ISBN: 0316105848

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Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover. Autograph copy sticker on cover of dust jacket.James Bradley's horrific story of complex war crimes involving nine WWII Flyboys, one who just happened to turn out to be the future President of the United States, George H. W. Bush. Bradley's portrayal of the Japanese soldiers on Chichi Jima, who captured and held the Naval and Marine airmen prisoner, goes back to a mystery unfolding 150 years before WWII. As American policy and culture expand ever west... View more info

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Valiant Ambition: George Washington, Benedict Arnold, and the Fate of the American Revolution

By: Philbrick, Nathaniel

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Viking: 2016-05-10

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2-5-1633

ISBN: 0525426787

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Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.In September 1776, the vulnerable Continental Army under an unsure George Washington (who had never commanded a large force in battle) evacuates New York after a devastating defeat by the British Army. Three weeks later, near the Canadian border, one of his favorite generals, Benedict Arnold, miraculously succeeds in postponing the British naval advance down Lake Champlain that might have ended the war. Four years later, as the book ends, Washington ha... View more info

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The Yellow Birds: A Novel

By: Powers, Kevin

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2012-09-11

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 1-3-940

ISBN: 0316219363

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Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.Author's debut novel. A novel written by a veteran of the war in Iraq, The Yellow Birds is the harrowing story of two young soldiers trying to stay alive.The war tried to kill us in the spring. So begins this powerful account of friendship and loss. In Al Tafar, Iraq, twenty one year old Private Bartle and eighteen year old Private Murphy cling to life as their platoon launches a bloody battle for the city. Bound together since basic training when Bartle makes a promise to bring Murphy safely home, the two ... View more info

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The Smoke at Dawn: A Novel of the Civil War

By: Shaara, Jeff

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2014-06-03

Edition: First Edition

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Seller ID: 55-3-105

ISBN: 0345527410

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Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line.Jeff Shaara returns to the Civil War terrain he knows so well, with the latest novel in the series that started with A Blaze of Glory and A Chain of Thunder. In The Smoke at Dawn, the last great push of the Army of the Cumberland sets the stage for a decisive confrontation at Chattanooga that could determine the outcome of the war. Summer, 1863. The Federal triumph at Vicksburg has secured complete control of the Mississippi River from the Confederacy, cementing the reputation of Ulysses S. Grant. Farther e... View more info