Memories of Long Ago: Prominent Persons Encountered and Noticeable Incidents Recalled,Before and During the Civil War, 1855-1865; While Stationed on the Western Frontier in the Early Seventies and Eighties; While at West Point, as Assistant Instructor of Tactics 1874-1879, when Military Attache to the US Legation in Vienna, Austria, 1889-94; when Commandant of Cadets at the US Military Academy at West Point 1897-1901 and Afterwords in the Philippine Islands, etc.
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G.P. Putnamís Sons, NY. Authorís military autobiography from the Civil War through the early 1920s. Hein also covers his time in the Apache Wars with Crook, nice comments and description on Lincoln. He met Custer in 1876 when Custer was enroute to Washington. A ĎCuster High Spotí title. Nice item. Gilded page tops. Very good copy of the first edition. No dust jacket. 310 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 37762
Title: Memories of Long Ago: Prominent Persons ...
Publication Date: 1925
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: 1st Edition
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