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A VAST SEA OF MISERY – A HISTORY AND GUIDE TO THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE FIELD HOSPITALS AT GETTYSBURG, JULY 1-NOVEMBER 20, 1863

A VAST SEA OF MISERY – A HISTORY AND GUIDE TO THE UNION AND CONFEDERATE FIELD HOSPITALS AT GETTYSBURG, JULY 1-NOVEMBER 20, 1863

Re-issued by Savas Beatie, 2017. Originally published by Thomas Publications in 1996. Softcover, 224 pages; 7”x 10”, b&w photos & maps. Nearly 26,000 men were wounded in the three-day… (ST501171). Learn More »

A STRANGE AND BLIGHTED LAND – GETTYSBURG: THE AFTERMATH OF A BATTLE

A STRANGE AND BLIGHTED LAND – GETTYSBURG: THE AFTERMATH OF A BATTLE

2017 re-issue by Savas Beatie. Originally published by Thomas Publications in 1995. Softcover, 432 pages. 6” x 9”. Gettysburg (July 1-3, 1863) was the largest battle fought on the American… (ST501170). Learn More »

DISCOVERING GETTYSBURG – AN UNCONVENTIONAL INTRODUCTION TO THE GREATEST LITTLE TOWN IN AMERICA AND THE MONUMENTAL BATTLE THAT MADE IT FAMOUS

DISCOVERING GETTYSBURG – AN UNCONVENTIONAL INTRODUCTION TO THE GREATEST LITTLE TOWN IN AMERICA AND THE MONUMENTAL BATTLE THAT MADE IT FAMOUS

By W. Stephen Coleman. Savas Beatie, 2017.  Hardcover, 274 pages. 6 x 9, 180 caricatures, 200 photos, and 9 maps. A quirky but interesting book – part memoir, part travelogue, part history book –… (ST501167). Learn More »

“DOUBLE CANISTER  AT TEN YARDS” – THE FEDERAL ARTILLERY AND THE REPULSE OF PICKETT’S CHARGE, JULY 3, 1863

“DOUBLE CANISTER AT TEN YARDS” – THE FEDERAL ARTILLERY AND THE REPULSE OF PICKETT’S CHARGE, JULY 3, 1863

By David L. Schultz. Savas Beatie, 2017.  Paperback, 144 pages. 6x9”, with 12 images and 5 maps. Gettysburg is one of the most famous and studied battles of history, and Pickett’s Charge, its… (ST501165). Learn More »

FANTASTIC BOOK ON AIRBORNE INSIGNIA FROM WORLD WAR TWO TO THE COLD WAR

FANTASTIC BOOK ON AIRBORNE INSIGNIA FROM WORLD WAR TWO TO THE COLD WAR

This massive and profusely illustrated volume is hardcover with a full-color dust jacket. It meas. approx. 9.00 x 11.50 inches and runs approx. 392 pages. Almost every page in this volume has color… (460-1457). Learn More »

CLAY SOLDIERS – ONE MARINE’S STORY OF WAR, ART, & ATOMIC ENERGY

CLAY SOLDIERS – ONE MARINE’S STORY OF WAR, ART, & ATOMIC ENERGY

Rada, Jr., James. Legacy Publishing, 2016. Softcover, 245 pp. Black & white photos. Signed by the author. Chuck Caldwell was always fascinated by history, so much so that as a 14-year-old boy he… (733-06). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG’S FORGOTTEN CAVALRY ACTIONS – FARNSWORTH’S CHARGE, SOUTH CAVALRY FIELD, AND THE BATTLE OF FAIRFIELD, JULY 3, 1863

GETTYSBURG’S FORGOTTEN CAVALRY ACTIONS – FARNSWORTH’S CHARGE, SOUTH CAVALRY FIELD, AND THE BATTLE OF FAIRFIELD, JULY 3, 1863

Wittenberg, Eric J. Savas Beatie Publishing. Softcover, 264 pages. In 1998, Eric J. Wittenberg’s masterful cavalry study won the Bachelder-Coddington Literary Award for the year’s best new work… (ST501157). Learn More »

THE STORY OF LEE’S HEADQUARTERS, GETTYSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA

THE STORY OF LEE’S HEADQUARTERS, GETTYSBURG, PENNSYLVANIA

By Timothy H. Smith. Thomas Publications, 1995. Softcover, 92 pages. 5 ½” x 8 ½”. A history of the house and land, the severe fighting that occurred around the house, Mary Thompson, her family… (ST501152). Learn More »

CROSSING THE THRESHOLD – THE HISTORIC BLACK HORSE TAVERN

CROSSING THE THRESHOLD – THE HISTORIC BLACK HORSE TAVERN

By Michael Peffer. Softcover, 102 pp. B&W photos. Signed by the author. There are few houses in Adams County [PA] that have such a storied past as The Black Horse Tavern. From its humble days as a… (ST501151). Learn More »

THIS FLAG NEVER GOES DOWN!

THIS FLAG NEVER GOES DOWN!

Michael Dreese. Thomas Publications. Softcover, 136 pages.  A collection of 40 stories about Confederate colorbearers, their banners, and their role in the fighting on the battlefield at… (ST173). Learn More »

FIGHT LIKE THE DEVIL – THE FIRST DAY AT GETTYSBURG JULY 1, 1863

FIGHT LIKE THE DEVIL – THE FIRST DAY AT GETTYSBURG JULY 1, 1863

Written by Chris Mackowski, Kristopher D. White and Daniel T. Davis. Published by Savas Beatie.  Softcover, 6x9”, 192 pages; 200 images and maps. “Do not bring on a general engagement,”… (ST501144). Learn More »

THE LAST TO FALL – THE 1922 MARCH, BATTLES, & DEATHS OF U.S. MARINES AT GETTYSBURG

THE LAST TO FALL – THE 1922 MARCH, BATTLES, & DEATHS OF U.S. MARINES AT GETTYSBURG

Written by Richard D. L. Fulton & James Rada, Jr. Legacy Publishing, 2015.  Softcover, 8 ½” x 10 ¾”. 178 pp.  Includes more than 155 photos (some of which have never before been… (733-05). Learn More »

THE ENGLISH CONNECTION

THE ENGLISH CONNECTION

Written by Russ Pritchard, Jr., C.A. Huey, with Mike Nicholls, Tim Prince, & Dean Thomas, published by Thomas Publications in Gettysburg. A ground-breaking study and reference detailing the arms,… (ST501139). Learn More »

RIDING FOR UNCLE SAMUEL - THE CIVIL WAR HISTORY OF THE FIRST CONNECTICUT CAVALRY VOLUNTEERS

RIDING FOR UNCLE SAMUEL - THE CIVIL WAR HISTORY OF THE FIRST CONNECTICUT CAVALRY VOLUNTEERS

This eagerly awaited new Civil War regimental history was written by one of the The Horse Soldier’s long time staff members, Robert B. Angelovich. This fine hardcover work contains almost 700 pages,… (422-157). Learn More »

GETTYSBURG: THE COMPLETE PICTORIAL OF BATTLEFIELD MONUMENTS

GETTYSBURG: THE COMPLETE PICTORIAL OF BATTLEFIELD MONUMENTS

By Ann Marie & D. Scott Hartwig.  Thomas Publications.  Softcover, 72 pp. All of the many types are pictured here:  bronzes, Union and Confederate state memorials, commemorative monuments,… (ST328). Learn More »

THE NEW GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN HANDBOOK – FACTS, PHOTOS AND ARTWORK FOR READERS OF ALL AGES

THE NEW GETTYSBURG CAMPAIGN HANDBOOK – FACTS, PHOTOS AND ARTWORK FOR READERS OF ALL AGES

Petruzzi, J. David, and Steven Stanley.  Published by Savas Beatie.  Softcover, 184 pp.  Full color, 28 maps, 100+ photos and illustrations, order of battle. The New Gettysburg Campaign Handbook is… (ST501119). Learn More »

SO YOU THINK YOU KNOW GETTYSBURG? VOLUME 2

SO YOU THINK YOU KNOW GETTYSBURG? VOLUME 2

Gindlesperger, James and Suzanne.  John F. Blair, Publisher, 2014.  Softcover, 234 pages, 270 color photographs, 13 maps. Nearly two million people visit Gettysburg National Military Park annually,… (ST501116). Learn More »

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG – THE EYEWITNESS ACCOUNT BY COL. FRANK A. HASKELL

THE BATTLE OF GETTYSBURG – THE EYEWITNESS ACCOUNT BY COL. FRANK A. HASKELL

Thomas Publications.  Softcover, 139 pp. Col. Haskell wrote the first and, according to many, the best eyewitness account of the most pivotal event in American history. His unique position and duties… (ST501114). Learn More »

BEYOND THE BATTLEFIELD – STORIES FROM GETTYSBURG’S RICH HISTORY

BEYOND THE BATTLEFIELD – STORIES FROM GETTYSBURG’S RICH HISTORY

Written by James Rada.  Legacy Publishing, 2014.  Softcover, 210 pp.  with b&w photos. Signed by the author. Home to a U.S. president, Hall of Fame pitcher and a classic automobile inventor,… (733-04). Learn More »

ECHOES OF WAR DRUMS - THE CIVIL WAR IN MOUNTAIN MARYLAND

ECHOES OF WAR DRUMS - THE CIVIL WAR IN MOUNTAIN MARYLAND

Written by James Rada.  Legacy Publishing, 2013.  Softcover, 158 pp.  with b&w photos. Signed by the author. Though the mountains of Western Maryland were not the site of any major battles… (733-03). Learn More »


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HISTORICAL FIREARMS STOLEN FROM THE NATIONAL CIVIL WAR MUSEUM IN HARRISBURG, PA

Please click on the photograph above to view a flyer containing information regarding a Model 1860 Henry Rifle and pair of cased presentation Colt Revolvers identified to Secretary of War Simon Cameron which were stolen from the museum on February… . Learn More »

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