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The American Revolution How Revolutionary Was It?

By: George Athan Billias Edited

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., 1980

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 5279

Condition: Good


Good tight Working Copy. Some underlines here and there. Tight binding. NOT a library copy. Trade Paperback of the One Volume Political Course of the American revolution and the real sense of it. Was it really Left wing? or Right wing? Liberal or Conservative? Here is those Patriots victory. Freedom. You will make up your own mind! Sixteen political essays by conservative AND Liberal historians and commentators. Really great. 203 pp. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Books wrapping first in brown paper to protect your book. View more info

Wars of the Iroquois A Study in Intertribal Trade Relations

By: George T. Hunt

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Madison, Wi, University of Wisconsin Press: April 15, 1960

Seller ID: 630

ISBN: 0299001644

Condition: Fine


Near Fine Clean Trade Paperback 209 pp.Excellent examination of the Five Nations with the Great Lakes nations, The Romans in Classical thought are great but when applied to the Five Nations it somehow is not.Near Fine clean collectible shape. Three Geese in Flight Books since 1977 View more info

The St. Lawrence River

By: George W. Browne

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New York, Weathervane: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 619

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean hardcover Near Fine Completely intact Dust Jacket 365 pp. NO writing NOT a library copy. I find this a more usable edition than the old 1900s more often than not fragile edition. Here we have one of the most interesting Heroic ages of North America , the four way struggle between the Five Nations Iroquois and the Algonquins and the French in Quebec and Montreal and the English and Dutch in Albany. Then the when spins and you have the nascent Thirteen colonies all this swirls around Medieval French Fort Chambly, Quebec, Montreal Ticonderoga English Crown Point and Mohawks and Le... View more info

The St. Lawrence River Historical Legendary Picturesque

By: George W. Browne

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Weathervane: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 621

ISBN: 0517177854

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Completely intact Dust Jacket 365 pp. NO writing NOT a library copy. I find this a more usable edition than the old 1900s more often than not fragile edition. Here we have one of the most interesting Heroic ages of North America culminating at the Battle of Saratoga, Clean bright book and jacket. NO STICKERS Dust jacket present. View more info

The Atlas of North American Exploration From the Norse Voyages to the Race to the Pole

By: Glyndwr.; Malcolm Swanston; Isabelle Lewis; Jacqueline Land Williams

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan General Reference: October 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716933

ISBN: 0132971283

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Stated "First Edition" Clean 224 pp. Color Maps on every page. Book clean NOT a library copy Dust Jacket Near Fine One tiny tear on back jacket and handling but NO chips Near Fine A well written Amazing maps French, Dutch, Spanish British even Norse and a bit of St. Brendan Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Hoosac Valley Its Legends and Its History

By: Grace Greylock Niles

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc.: 2002

Seller ID: 66718

ISBN: 0788406868

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Solid Clean 584 pp. B/W Filled Illus. NO Writing in book. Great Classic Trade Paperback 1997 Reprint of the 1912 Original History and Folklore Classic of the Taconic region between Dutch New Netherlands and Puritan New England and Algonquin Mahican and Iroquois Mohawk. Photos of Peace Trees and sacred White Quartz Beacon rocks of this mystic are between New York and vermont and Massachusetts. Also site of French and Indian war and Rev war battles all documented with massive Genealogy lists of soldiers and settlers and Native besides everything else. Clean Not a library copy. We since... View more info

The Friar's Map of Ancient America 1360 AD: The Story of Nicholas of Lynn and the Franciscan Map of America (Guernsey Museum Monograph, Multicultural Heritage Series No. 3)

By: Gunnar Thompson

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Bellevue, L. Lee Productions: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11105

ISBN: 0962199087

Condition: Good+


Good+ Large Trade Paperback 304 pp. Medieval Cartography Clean pages NOT a library copy. Dusky cover soiling. No markings No plates or No underlines Many maps Study of this enigmatic Friar and arctic voyage and surely knew about the Knight Templars First Edition. View more info

Canada: The War of The Conquest Hardcover First Edition

By: Guy Fregault Translated by Margaret M. Cameron

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: First Canadian Editon

Seller ID: 6621

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean 427 pp. Hardcover Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket NOT Clipped NOT a library copy.First 1969 English language Edition of the 1955 French Edition 1969. So little excellent French academics see English translation thankfully here we do.Comprehensive with so many primary document translations. Black cloth free of writing except the previous owners signature on blank preliminary. The jacket has a half inch rub on the cover by the letter "y" in Guy. NO chips and a few very light rubs Near Fine and bright in a Mylar jacket. Far better shape than usually ever found. Thre... View more info

Journey Into Mohawk Country

By: H.M van den Bogaert & George O' Connor

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Brookfield, Connecticut, U.S.A, First Second: September 5, 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6649

ISBN: 1596431067

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition 145 pp.Color Graphic Novel of the Actual Journal of H.M van den Bogaert's and color drawings by George O' Connor Journey into Mohawk Country. Clean excellent condition. NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Books wrapping books since 1977 first in brown paper to protect them. First Edition. View more info

Portraits of Jews

By: Hannah R. London

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vt, Tuttle Publishing: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716900

ISBN: 0804804591

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean hardcover Fine Mylared Dust Jacket Clean jacket clipped. 197 pp. 58 Illus. NO Writing NOT a library copy. Living portraits of important Colonial Americans by Gilbert Stuart portrait painter of George Washington. These faces looking back at you flies in the face of the stereotype which seeks to portray Jewish people as having all arrived in the Twentieth century. In fact visiting Swedish naturalist Peter Kalm comments on meeting Jews in 1744 in Manhattan. Excellent condition as is Mylar protected dust jacket. Red cloth handsomely bound like most if not all Tuttle books in Japan. Dust... View more info

Currier & Ives Printmakers to the American People Special Edition Hardcover

By: Harry T.Peters

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co, inc: 1942

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 550

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Large Color Illustrated Anthology of Famous and some little known Color prints of Currier and Ives. Clean pages. NOT a library copy [xvi] text and 189 Color and B/W full page Currier 7 Ives prints. History, biography and gallery. Some well known like the horse drawn sled in snow and others like the Ironclad gunboat battle in Civil war little seen and great bear fight with pioneer! This is the Special Edition of 1942 Embossed cover and floral design. Large quarto. Clean NOT a library copy. Clean handsome copy. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect the cover View more info

The Six Nations of New York The 1892 United States Extra Census Bulletin (Documents in American Social History)

By: Henry B. Carrington

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: August 1996

Seller ID: 013136

ISBN: 0801483174

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Clean. Trade Paperback. 1st Thus. 4to .Large Clean 89 pp. Trade Paperback No writing, NOT a library book as well, Cornell University reprint of the rare United States Census on The Six Nations Longhouse peoples in 1892 Portraits on the people the population, witchcraft, folklore, botany, Longhouse and Christian faiths, Longhouse beliefs. Very good shape, Small creases on a corner of the cover, else very good and internally clean.with NO markings. First Edition. View more info

Warpaths Invasions of North America Hardcover First Edition

By: Ian K. Steele

Price: $39.05

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, USA: August 18, 1994

Seller ID: 6679

ISBN: 0195082222

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition Nimber 1-10 Near Fine Clean 281 pp Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. NO jacket chips. Expansion of the history of Native and colonists that the author explored in "Masacre" the story of Fort wWlliam and Mary. Excellent historyy of the Five Nation war with the Hurons and the use of firearms. Excellent history. Great condition too. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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BURNING OF ROYALTON, VERMONT BY INDIANS Original 1906 Edition

By: Ivah Dunklee

Price: $89.00

Publisher: Boston, Geo. H. Ellis Co., Printers: 1906

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 5312

Condition: Very Good+


Original 1906 BURNING OF ROYALTON, VERMONT BY INDIANS First Edition 88 pp. B/W Illus photos bound in Card Stock Covers with painting of Native Mohawk and stone headed War club in red and green. Very Good+ clean pages. Small tear on bottom of front cover and a little one where rear cover touches spine. Spine very good. NOT a library copy NO writing. This Card stock 1906 edition has great advertisements for Chocolate and coffee. But the historical heart of the book is a treasure. Account of a Caughnawaga Mohawk raid down into Vermont. Also includes actual Zadock Steele's Captivity Narrative as w... View more info

The French Renaissance in Prints, From the Bibliotheque Nationale de France

By: JACOBSON, Karen, ed

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, UCLA: 1994

Seller ID: 90042

ISBN: 0962816221

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean Massive B/W Illustrated 492 pp. NOT a library copy. NO writing Exhibition catalog and extensive study Hundreds of b/w French prints. Excellent condition Five star customer service since 1977 View more info

The Works of John Dee: Modernizations of his Main Mathematical Masterpieces

By: James Alan Egan

Price: $89.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Createspace Independent Publishing Platform: 2012-04

Seller ID: 874716930

ISBN: 1475099150

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Condition Large 252 pp. Many of John Dee's great works translated into modern English. A "Monas Hieroglyphica" in large letters in modern English, Euclid more! Many of his illus and maps! First Edition. View more info

Tudor Adventurers: The Voyage of Discovery that Transformed England The Hunt for the Northeast Passage

By: James Evans

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pegasus: 2014

Seller ID: 781605986111

ISBN: 1605986119

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket First Edition 383 pp. NOT Clipped NOT a library copy Brilliant study of the visionary sailors inspired by the legendary John Dee B/W color plates. Clean collectible great shape. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Benedict Arnold's Navy

By: James Nelson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Camden, International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press: April 21, 2006

Seller ID: 11039

ISBN: 0071468064

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Price intact NO Jacket chips. Clean 386 pp. NOT a library copy Singe remainder line on unobtrusive bottom of book.NO writing Revolutionary War Lake Champlain after Ticonderoga. Really well told while Arnold still fought for the good instead of the dollar! We pack with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. View more info

THE BULLETIN OF THE FORT TICONDEROGA MUSEUM. VOLUME XV, Spring 1989 NUMBER 2 Diary Of The Reverend Benjamin Trumbull

By: Jane M. Lape Editors John H.G. Pell, Rex Cathcart, Stephen H.P. Pell

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., THE BULLETIN OF THE FORT TICONDEROGA MUSEUM.: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66776

Condition: Very Good


Original clean Very Good 144 pp. 1989 BULLETIN OF THE FORT TICONDEROGA MUSEUM. VOLUME XV, Spring 1989 NUMBER 2 NOT a library copy.A little shelf wear, but tight, clean and nice Major General Philip Schuyler on the cover Includes unfinished biography of Philip Schuyler by John H.G.Pell Why Richard Montgomery returned to Fort Ticonderoga in 1775 Rex Cathcart, Diary Of The Reverend Benjamin Trumbull Stephen H.P. Pell more. These are like treasure Each of these academic Revolutionary war bulletins are serious and dedicated to the American 'Gibraltar', I prefer to call it more 'Camelot' Since 1977 ... View more info

Indian Legends

By: Jean-Claude Dupont

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sainte-foy, Quebec, Editions J.c. Dupont: 1993

Edition: First Canadian Editon

Seller ID: 6618

ISBN: 298015508X

Condition: Fine


First English Edition Traditional Tales from the Ten Native Nations of Quebec Fine Clean Condition.62 pp. B/W drawings B/W Photos Three Geese In Flight Books Traditional Native Lore Wrapping with respect since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Wiechquaeskeck Indians of Southwestern Connecticut in the Seventeenth Century

By: John Alexander Buckland

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland, U.s.a., Heritage Books, Inc: 2002-02

Seller ID: 013258

ISBN: 0788420283

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback Clean 286 pp..U. S. A.: Heritage Press, 2002. Book. First American Edition. 8vo Fine Trade Paperback Clean Condition NOT a library copy. Focus on Algonquin woodland 'Indians' of Connecticut and Long Island and their wars and trades with the English and Dutch. B/W illus. Like new. First Edition. View more info

Silk Roads, China Ships: An Exhibition of East-West Trade

By: John E., Keall, E. J., Nagal-Berthrong, E Vollmer

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66733

ISBN: 0888543018

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Clean Color Photo Filled 240 pp Large Exhibition and History Catalog of a Major Travelling Exhibit on the China Silk Trade and the Ships of three empires! Clean NOT a library copy. A page a journey!. Three Geese In Flight Books Where the Mythic touches history Since 1977 Wrapped with respect First Edition. View more info

Forts and Firesides of the Mohawk Country

By: John J. Vrooman

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Johnston NY, Baronet Litho Co, Inc.: 1962

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 66775

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Blue Hardcover Near Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket.Intact Some jacket rubs and loss at top and bottom of spine. Else very good jacket bright in Mylar 320 pp. Illustrated with photographs and wonderful drawings of black houses and house forts. Map end papers.NO writing NOT a library book. Sir William Johnson the Dutch, Mohawks, Oneidas and Palatinate Germans. Many of these Colonial Dutchand German houses still there as are the descendants. This is a genuine living Revolutionary war history corridor. This book is a fine guide by a descendant and novelist historian! Three Geese ... View more info

A People Numerous and Armed: Reflections on the Military Struggle for American Independence (Ann Arbor Paperbacks)

By: John Shy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, University Of Michigan Press: 1990-12

Seller ID: 11037

ISBN: 0472064312

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Trade Paperback 356 pp. NO Writing at all NOT a library copy A study more than the battle more than the rhetoric. A deep look at the deeper revolution going on.Thoughtful unique look at the American revolution. Fine copy Clean and bright Three Geese in Flight Revolutionary War books our passion since 1977 Wrapping with care. View more info

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A History Of The Schenectady Patent In The Dutch And English Times

By: Jonathan Pearson Edited J.W. Mac Murray

Price: $255.00

Publisher: Albany, Joel Munsell: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66741

Condition: Very Good


Collectible 1833 Original Green Cloth Clean Very Good 466 pp. Rare Frontis Portrait 28 maps and plates, with some maps folding. xvii, NOT a Library copy. Pristine end papers.The Genealogy of the Dutch settlers is extensive the makeup of the town and placement of streets and church is excellent B/w drawings of Dutch Church ans stone houses, Iroquois and Mohawk and Dutch friendship is explored. Trade Goods, Fur trade Rare photos of last Dutch houses now gone. Limited 300 copies by legendary Albany publisher Joel Munsell of this treasure and here tight and clean. Three Geese In Flight exploring t... View more info

Indian Roots of American Democracy

By: Jose Barreiro

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Ny, Akwe Kon Pr: 1992-09

Seller ID: 11129

ISBN: 1881178005

Condition: Good


Good- Clean 209 pages NOT a library copy. No Writing No Underlining but a working copy only as about fifteen pages have been reglued in extending them a drop past the others.NO writing inside. Brilliant cover illus of 'sovereignty' as a Clan Mother bestowing chieftainship. Here drawn by an Iroquois artist. Many Native scholars and Non Native Professors essays within. Three Geese in Flight Books Five star customer service since 1977 View more info

Servants of Satan: The Age of the Witch Hunts (A Midland Book)

By: Joseph Klaits

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1985

Seller ID: 006730

ISBN: 0253351820

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback. U. S. A.: Indiana University Press, 1985.. 8vo .Clean Trade Paperback. NOT a Library book. In Depth Academic Study of 17th century Witch Craze. Clean Very Good Shape. The devil was loose, despite rational belief, to the contrary. Only he was in the accusers, and not the accused!. View more info

Native People of Southern New England, 1500-1650

By: Kathleen J, Professor Bragdon

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Norman, Ok, University Of Oklahoma Press: 1996

Seller ID: 014453

ISBN: 0806128038

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket. NOT Price Clipped. Closed tear on cover of dust jacket. NO Chips. University of Oklahoma Press, 1996. First American Edition. 8vo Clean free of writing. Many illustrations. Excellent history and study of the Spiritual and Sacred beliefs of the Algonquin speaking native nations of New England. NOT a library book. Amazing color 17th century painting of Algonquin warrior on cover. . NO book plates We wrap since 1977 first in brown paper to protect jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Marinus Willett: Defender of the Northern Frontier (New Yorkers and the Revolution)

By: Larry Lowenthal

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Fleischmanns, New York Usa, Purple Mountain Pr Ltd: 2000-08

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90079

ISBN: 1930098073

Condition: Fine


Collectible Clean pages. No Writing First Edition Near Fine 104 pp B/W illus A hint of shelf wear. Not one page is wasted The man from New York City is here in all his scrappy form from Manhattan during the Sons of Liberty to fighting Tories at the Siege of Fort Stanwix and beyond. One of the dependables in every scrap and then as mayor of New York. really well written,end notes and all. First Edition. View more info

Historic Kingston New York With Photos Of Dutch Stone Houses

By: Louise Heron

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kingston, New York, Ford Printing,: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66867

Condition: Very Good


16 pp.Text and B/W Photos of the Dutch Stone Houses Plus Map of Colonial Kingston Street Layout.The seventeenth and Eighteenth Century lives to this day in Esopus or Kingston New York (Our Three Geese In Flight Bookstore was there for a happy while) Beside the fifteen pages of text a street map and photos of the stone houses the British could not burn in 1777. Photos soon First Edition. View more info