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The Richmond Raid

By: Brick, John

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1963

Seller ID: 697


Book Club Edition; A novel about one of the most dramatic episodes of the Civil War. View more info

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One Thousand White Women: the Journals of May Dodd

By: Fergus, Jim

Price: $3.49

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Griffin: 1999

Seller ID: 323


One Thousand White Women is the story of May Dodd and a colorful assembly of pioneer women who, under the auspices of the U. S. Government, travel to the western prairies in 1875 to intermarry among the Cheyenne Indians. The covert and controversial "Brides for Indians" program, launched by the administration of Ulysses S. Grant, is intended to help assimilate the Indians into the white man's world. Toward that end May and her friends embark upon the adventure of... View more info

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One Thousand White Women: the journals of May Dodd

By: Fergus, Jim

Price: $2.99

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1998

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 1555


May Dodd, born to wealth in Chicago in 1850, left home in her teens and through a family disgrace is imprisoned in a monstrous lunatic asylum. In 1875 Little Wolf, chief of the Cheyenne nation, comes to Washington to seal a treaty with President Ulysses S. Grant and suggests that peace between Whites and Cheyenne could be established if the Cheyenne were given white women as wives, and that the tribe would agree to raise the children from such unions. Grant secretly r... View more info

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Unknown soldiers

By: Gardiner, John Rolfe

Price: $4.48

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1977

Seller ID: 1058


This is a story of Clayton, Virginia, a little town gripped by war fever during the last days of World War II. View more info

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Unknown soldiers

By: Gardiner, John Rolfe

Price: $4.48

Publisher: New York, Dutton: 1977

Seller ID: 1059


This is a story of Clayton, Virginia, a little town gripped by war fever during the last days of World War II. View more info

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Streets of Laredo

By: McMurty, Larry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 1993

Seller ID: 248


In the sequel to the Pulitzer Prize-winning Lonesome Dove, Captain Call, now a bounty hunter hired to catch bandit Joey Garza, assembles a group of unlikely assistants and travels to Crowtown, Texas. View more info