This is the first fully illustrated edition of Francis Parkman's famed memoir, published in1849, when the 19th century's most famous historian spent two rambling months exploring the first third of the Oregon
The Army of Northern Virginia was the soul of the Confederacy in the Eastern Theater of the Civil War. Relive the War's final days led by General Robert E. Lee.
Packed with dramatic paintings, evocative photographs, and informative maps, Navy: An Illustrated History profiles the US Navy's growth into the largest modern seaborne military force in the world.
Don't miss the mystery, adventure, intrigue, and supernatural and extraterrestrial theories given for many flights that didn't end well in war and peace.
Filled with art, photographs, maps, and artifacts, this is a richly illustrated edition of first mate Owen Chase's memoir of the sinking of the Essex by a sperm whale.