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All Aboard, Destination Unknown : Journey to A New Life

By: Virginia C. Bickel

Price: $14.95

Publisher: PublishAmerica: March 2004

Seller ID: 66599

ISBN: 141371711X

Condition: Used - Very Good


All Aboard, Destination Unknown is a poignant story about four children who became good friends when they rode one of the Orphan Trains from New York City to a small town in Texas in the late twenties. Fortunately, prospective parents in the same town chose the four of them: Peter, Amanda, Jason, and Laura. Some had better homes than others, but all had difficulties to overcome. Peter was the glue that held the four together. Peter, eleven years old when he was put into the Placing Out program, was especially attentive to a frightened five-year-old, Amanda. She depended on him more and more as... View more info

Ambrosio de Letinez, or The First Texian Novel, Embracing a Description of the Countries Bordering on the Rio Bravo with Incidents of the War of Independence

By: Anonymous

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Steck Company: 1967

Seller ID: 21573

ISBN: 046469

Condition: Used - Very Good


In Slip Cover a facsimile reproduction of the 1847 edition with an introduction by William D. Wittliff to which has been added Sam Houston and Texas, by Dorman H. Winfrey - book & slipcase clean & tight View more info

Arundel

By: Kenneth Roberts

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Crest: 1963

Seller ID: 69492

ISBN: 281BUI1000670

Condition: Used - Good


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As Time Goes by

By: HARRY BOWLING

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Headline Book Publishing: January 2012

Seller ID: 66788

ISBN: 0755340302

Condition: Used - Very Good


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August 1914 (Avgust Chetyrnadtsatogo)

By: Alexander Solzhenitsyn

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: January 1972

Edition: BOMC

Seller ID: 68107

ISBN: 0374106843

Condition: Used - Good


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August 1914: The Red Wheel / Knot I

By: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn, translated by H.T. Willetts

Price: $4.95

Publisher: The Noonday Press/Farrar, Srraus & Giroux: 1989

Edition: BOMC

Seller ID: 74470

ISBN: 281BUI1001003

Condition: Used - Good


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Better Times Than These

By: Winston Groom

Price: $1.95

Publisher: Pocket Books: 1994

Seller ID: 4625

ISBN: 0671522663

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Blitz

By: David Fraser

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Doubleday: 1979

Seller ID: 3029

ISBN: 0385143184

Condition: Used - Good


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By Our Beginnings

By: Jean Stubbs

Price: $7.95

Publisher: St. Martins Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1219

ISBN: 0312111142

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Chapultepec: A Novel

By: Norman Zollinger

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Forge: September 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 68096

ISBN: 0312855303

Condition: Used - Like New


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Charleston

By: John Jakes

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Dutton Adult: July 2003

Seller ID: 77792

ISBN: 0525946500

Condition: Used - Very Good


With more than 50 million copies of his books in print, John Jakes is one of the preeminent novelists of American historical fiction. Now this beloved storyteller takes readers to Charleston, South Carolina, in a stunning multigenerational saga that tells the story of two apocalyptic, nation-shaping wars as seen through the eyes of a powerful South Carolina dynasty. Written in three parts, Charleston follows the lives, loves, and shifting fortunes of the Bells, saints and evildoers mingled together in one unforgettable family, from the American Revolution through the turbulent antebellum ... View more info

Conspiracy of Knaves

By: Dee Brown

Price: $4.95

Publisher: N/A: May 1988

Seller ID: 68101

ISBN: 0805000755

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Enemy Women: A Novel

By: Paulette Jiles

Price: $7.95

Publisher: William Morrow: February 2002

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 77800

ISBN: 0066214440

Condition: Used - Very Good


From critically acclaimed, award-winning poet and memoirist Paulette Jiles comes a debut novel of startling power and savage beauty -- an extraordinary story of survival and love in the midst of a torn nation's bitter agony.For the Colleys of southeastern Missouri, the War Between the States is a plague that threatens devastation despite the family's avowed neutrality. For eighteen-year-old Adair Colley, it is a nightmare seen at its most terrible on the day the Union Militia arrives to set her house on fire, driving her brother into hiding and dragging her widowed father away, beaten an... View more info

Eternal Passage: California Pioneer Series

By: Elaine Schulte

Price: $2.95

Publisher: David C. Cook: 1989

Seller ID: 9400

ISBN: 1555139884

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Field of Honor

By: Timeri Murari

Price: $6.65

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 332

ISBN: 0671423754

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Freedom's Way

By: Theodora McCormick

Price: $3.95

Publisher: Sears Readers Club: 1953

Seller ID: 14847

ISBN: 1596520418

Condition: Used - Good


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Hades' Daughter: Book One of the Troy Game

By: Sara Douglas

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates: 2003

Seller ID: 15468

ISBN: 0765305402

Condition: Used - Very Good


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Hang My Wreath

By: Ward Weaver

Price: $7.75

Publisher: Wilfred Funk: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228

ISBN: B0007HEQA6

Condition: Used - Good


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Heaven and Hell

By: John Jakes

Price: $5.95

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17253

ISBN: 0151310750

Condition: Used - Very Good


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I, The King

By: Frances Parkinson Keyes

Price: $3.45

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: 1966

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 2487

ISBN: B001V0FIEG

Condition: Used - Very Good


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