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American Vessels Captured By the British During the Revolution and War of 1812

By: N/A

Price: $67.50  $60.75

Publisher: Salem, MA, The Essex Institute: 1911

Seller ID: 081063

Condition: Very Good Minus


The Records of the Vice-Admiralty Court at Halifax, Nova Scotia. Grey paper covers are worn around the edges, chipped, top edges of spine torn exposing signatures. Some of the (uneven) page edges are worn. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, many uncut. View more info

The War of 1812

By: Adams, Henry

Price: $40.50  $36.45

Publisher: Washington D. C., The Infantry Journal: 1944

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 081235

Condition: Very Good


Worn edges, bumped corners. Bookplate ffep. Jacket worn around edges, chips to edges, tape across head both sides, front flap torn at fold, price clipped. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated. Excerpts from Henry Adams' History of the United States, 1801-1817 in cooperation with original publishers, Charles Scribner's Sons. View more info

Yankee Ships and Yankee Sailors : Tales of 1812

By: Barnes, James

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: New York, The Book League of America: 1929

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 031199

Condition: Very Good


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Yankee Ships and Yankee Sailors : Tales of 1812

By: Barnes, James

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1922

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 081266

Condition: Very Good


Edges worn, corners and spine ends bumped. Gilt on spine faded. Boards and page edges soiled. Binding tight, pages unmarked. View more info

The War of 1812

By: Beirne, Francis F.

Price: $10.80  $9.72

Publisher: New York, E.P.Dutton & Co.: 1949

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 081271

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped. Jacket chipped and torn around edges. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated with maps by Dorothy de Fontaine View more info

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A Call to the Sea : Captain Charles Stewart of the USS Constitution

By: Berube, Claude; Rodgaard, John

Price: $9.38  $8.44

Publisher: Washington D. C., Potomac Books: 2005

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 066820

ISBN: 1574885189

Condition: Very Good


Charles Stewart s life of sailing and combat on the high seas rivals that of Patrick O Brien s fictional hero, Jack Aubrey. Stewart held more sea commands (11) than any other U.S. Navy captain and served longer (63 years) than any officer in American naval history. He commanded every type of warship, from sloop to ship-of-the-line, and served every president from John Adams to Abraham Lincoln.Born in Philadelphia during the American Revolution, Stewart met President Washington and went to sea as a cabin boy on a merchantman before age thirteen. In March 1798, at age nineteen, he received a nav... View more info

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A Call to the Sea : Captain Charles Stewart of the USS Constitution

By: Berube, Claude; Rodgaard, John

Price: $11.25  $10.13

Publisher: Washington D. C., Potomac Books: 2005

Edition: First American Edition.

Seller ID: 044449

ISBN: 1574885189

Condition: New


Charles Stewart s life of sailing and combat on the high seas rivals that of Patrick O Brien s fictional hero, Jack Aubrey. Stewart held more sea commands (11) than any other U.S. Navy captain and served longer (63 years) than any officer in American naval history. He commanded every type of warship, from sloop to ship-of-the-line, and served every president from John Adams to Abraham Lincoln.Born in Philadelphia during the American Revolution, Stewart met President Washington and went to sea as a cabin boy on a merchantman before age thirteen. In March 1798, at age nineteen, he received a nav... View more info

The Republic in Peril: 1812

By: Brown, Roger H.

Price: $13.50  $12.15

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 080853

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped. Jacket worn around edges, several small tears. Binding tight, pages unmarked. View more info

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America on the Brink: How the Political Struggle Over the War of 1812 Almost Destroyed the Young Republic

By: Buel, Richard Jr.

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: New York, Palgrave Macmillan: 2005

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 080871

ISBN: 1403962383

Condition: Near Fine


Tight, unmarked copy. Illustrated. View more info

The Twilight's Last Gleaming: Britain Vs. America 1812-1815

By: Caffrey, Kate

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: New York, Stein & Day Pub: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 081071

ISBN: 0812819209

Condition: Very Good


Light foxing to page edges. Sticker residue front jacket flap. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated Sheet music endpapers. View more info

GHOST SHIPS

By: Cain, Emily

Price: $12.60  $11.34

Publisher: Great Britain, Fountain Press: 1984

Seller ID: 022892

Condition: Very Good


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The Battle of New Orleans

By: Chidsey, Donald Barr

Price: $18.00  $16.20

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1963

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 080862

Condition: Very Good


Top of page block and board edges dust stained. Shelf-cocked, spine faded. Binding tight, pages unmarked. View more info

Remember the Raisin ! : Kentucky and Kentuckians in the Battles and Massacre at Frenchtown, Michigan Territory, in the War of 1812

By: Clift, G. Glenn with Prologue By E. Merton Coulter

Price: $90.00  $81.00

Publisher: Frankfort, Kentucky Historical Society: 1961

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 080820

Condition: Near Fine


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A History of American Privateers, and Letters of Marque,

By: Coggeshall, George

Price: $135.00  $121.50

Publisher: New York, Geo. P. Putnam, Agent: 1861

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 044924

Condition: Good Plus


During our War with England in the years 1812, '13 and '14. Interspersed with Several Naval Battles Between American and British Ships-of-War. In one Volume. Pages 147 - 192 loose. rest of binding secure. Boards worn, corners bumped. Names ffep. Some foxing. Contents unmarked. Illustrated View more info

Men of Marque : A History of Private Armed Vessels Out of Baltimore During the War of 1812

By: Cranwell, John Philips & Crane, William Bowers

Price: $27.00  $24.30

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton: 1940

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 0724456

Condition: Very Good


Boards soiled, worn at edges, Name & addresss front pastedown. Water wrinkle and some stain to top of pages between 219-317. Binding tight, pages unmarked. Illustrated. View more info

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Citizens in Arms the Army and Militia in American Society to the War of 1812

By: Cress, Lawrence Delbert

Price: $31.50  $28.35

Publisher: Chapell Hill, NC, University of North Carolina Press: 1982

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 081061

ISBN: 080781508x

Condition: Very Good


Spine faded, minor edgewear. Binding tight, pages unmarked. View more info

The Eagle: An American Brig on Lake Champlain During the War of 1812

By: Crisman, Kevin James

Price: $54.00  $48.60

Publisher: Shelburne VT, New England Press Inc: 1987

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 081069

ISBN: 0933050445

Condition: Fine


Illustrated throughout with drawings, maps, black & white photographs View more info

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Chronicles of the Frigate Macedonian 1809-1922

By: de Kay, James Tertius

Price: $9.00  $8.10

Publisher: W.W. Norton New York 1995: 1995

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 007207I

ISBN: 0393038041

Condition: Near Fine


3 lightly wavey pages, small area, shelfwear? View more info

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Chronicles of the Frigate Macedonian 1809-1922

By: de Kay, James Tertius

Price: $9.90  $8.91

Publisher: W.W. Norton New York 1995: 1995

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 067070

ISBN: 0393038041

Condition: Fine


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Chronicles of the Frigate Macedonian 1809-1922

By: de Kay, James Tertius

Price: $10.80  $9.72

Publisher: New York, Norton New York: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011689

ISBN: 0393038041

Condition: As New


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