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A 320 page illustrated history of rubber and pre-plastic antiques, including military items such as rubber blankets, knapsacks, holsters, canteens, etc as well as other civilian products: image cases, combs, flasks, pipes and much, much more. From light paper ephemera such as land surveys and playing cards to heavy garden stones and Conestoga wagon components, they are pictured and explained.
Hundreds of sharp, black & white photos of buttons & plates, mixed with color pictures of period paintings showing participants of the war wearing the very same equipment! Also has great overview of different models of carbines and rifles produced by Sharps, including the Sharps & Hankins. War swords, on through the Civil War and beyond including Confederate and Fraternal swords. Another great book about a subject that has long awaited a thorough study.
UNITED STATES MILITARY SMALL ARMS, 1816 - 1865 Robert Reilly. 537 pages full of pictures and information on artillery projectiles from the by Sylvia & O'Donnel.
From light paper ephemera such as land surveys and playing cards to heavy garden stones and Conestoga wagon components, they are pictured and explained.
This book is ideal for all of us with a passion for history and a curiosity about historic objects! This is a thoroughly researched and documented study of the Bowie Knife, from when it first made its appearance in the course of a brawl on a Mississippi River sandbar near Natchez, Mississippi in 1827 on through the Mexican War, the California Gold Rush, the American Civil War and beyond!
of detailed information that covers a longer span of time than does Volume 1 and contains all new information with no duplication from the first volume. Close to 600 pages full of great information and color photographs detailing the British trade with Americans during the Civil War.