The Accidental Historian - Tales of Trash and Treasure

By: Akers, Monte

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230 pp, quarterbound w/dark brown papercovered boards and blu clothcovered spine w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by the author on the title page. dj tan-red-dark brown w/illustrated front panel and pictorial rear panel of author, wife, son and daughter. The book chronicles the author's fascination with the past, exploring little-known incidents, episodes, and sidelights related to the Civil War, Custer's Last Stand, the Alamo, and the career of Bonnie and Clyde among others. Told with humor, scholarship, self-effacement, and passion, the stories entertain and celebrate cultural history.

Title: The Accidental Historian - Tales of Trash and Treasure

Author Name: Akers, Monte

Illustrator: Photos

Categories: West, Humor, History, Americana, Military, Non-Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Lubbock, TX, Texas Tech University Press: 2010

ISBN Number: 0896727084

ISBN Number 13: 9780896727083

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by Author

Size: Sm4to from 9" to 11"

Seller ID: 050587

Keywords: History Anecdotes Historians Biography Humor