Military History Bookshop

Quick Search

Title
Author
Description
Keyword
 
 
 
 

Massachusetts

Massachusetts

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Author WHO'S WHO in MASSACHUSETTS: a Volume Containing a Biographical History of Every Important Living Person in the Commonwealth. Volume One, 1940-1941.
Boston Larkin, Roosevelt & Larkin 1940 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Xiv, 853 pages, cloth, very good. From the preface: "Who's Who in Massachusetts is offered as an authoritative, documented, complete, contemporary encyclopedia-biography of almost eight thousand of those of this Commonwealth of Massachusetts who have so distinguished their persons. : 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 Chamberlain, Barbara Blau These Fragile Outposts; a Geological Look At Cape Cod, Marthas Vineyard, and Nantucket.
Garden City Published for the American Museum of Natural History [By] the Natural History Press 1964 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
XXII, 327, [1] pages, illustrations, map endpapers, cloth, DJ, very good. First edition. From the dust jacket: "This remarkable book tells the history of one of America's best-loved and most beautiful areas - a history made not by men but by the tremendous forces of the earth and the sea." ; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.30 inches; 327 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 Crawford, Mary Caroline Old Boston Days and Ways from the Dawn of the Revolution Until the Town Became a City
Boston Little, Brown & Company 1909 Hardcover Good 
Xvi, 463 pages, plates, decorated cloth, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. ; Ex-Library; 463 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Guzzi, Paul Historical Data Relating to Counties Cities and Towns in Massachusetts. [Fourth Edition]
Commonwealth of Massachusetts 1975 Fourth Edition Softcover Very Good 
92 pages, folding map, pictorial wrappers, fine. 4th edition. From the preface: "This is a new edition of Historical Data Relating to Counties Cities and Towns in Massachusetts. It presents, in summary form, the central events in the foundation and growth of the 351 cities and towns of Massachusetts, from their beginnings in the seventeenth century to the latest developments of the twentieth. Data is even included for towns and locations which no longer exist. In short, the local history of Massachusetts, of interest and importance to both students o the rich past of this state and to those engaged in all manner of private and public business, is made readily available in this volume. CH947A ; 92 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Hinkle, Alice and, Cleghorn, Andrea Life in Lexington, 1946 through 1995. Published by Lexington Savings Bank in Observance of its 125th Anniversary 1871-1996.
Lexington Savings Bank 1996 Softcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued Signed by Author
190 pages, illustrations, pictorial wrappers, very good. Includes 18-page 'Index Insert.' Signed by authors on title-page. Scarce. ; 190 pages; Signed by All Authors 
Price: 50.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
6 Little, David B. America's First Centennial Celebration. the Nineteenth of April 1875 At Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts. Second Edition.
Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1974 Second Edition Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
64 pages, illustrations, cloth, DJ, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. From the dust jacket: "A long-standing dispute as to which town deserved top honors as the actual site of the first skirmish of the War of Independence led to the planning of rival celebrations, each with its own specially commissioned statues, marching bands, banquet and attendant celebrities, including, in both cases, President Ulysses S. Grant. David B. Little's text recreates all the excitement and confusion of this unique episode in American history with affectionate humor, and is accompanied by period photographs, maps and other memorabilia. " BR2223C; Ex-Library; 64 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
7 Richards, Kenneth G. Memories of a Small-Town Yankee
Athol Millers River Publishing Co. 1985 0912395044 / 9780912395043 First Edition Softcover Very Good+ 
128 pages, illustrations, pictorial wrappers, very good. From the back cover: "Set in the rural Massachusetts towns of Athol, Orange, Petersham and Winchendon (plus a war-time recollection of the Philippines) , Memoirs of a Small-Town Yankee is an entertaining tribute to the New England of the 1930s and the 1940s. Filled with nostalgia, sentiment and patriotism, Kenneth Richard's writing is intelligent and caring. This is a well-written autobiography that speaks for a generation that grew to maturity in the Great Depression and World War II. " ME375 ; 128 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to milhist@fairpoint.net
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie