We Were There Series

We Were There Series

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We Were There at the Battle of Gettysburg, Alida Sims Malkuss, Leonard Vosburgh [Illustrator]
1 We Were There at the Battle of Gettysburg
Alida Sims Malkuss, Leonard Vosburgh [Illustrator] Dover Publications 2013-11-21 0486492613 / 9780486492612 Paperback New Paperback 
New Paperback of 176 pages. In the summer of 1863, a sleepy little Pennsylvania town explodes with action as Confederate and Union Troops converge for a decisive Civil War battle. Jonathan Blane and his sister Mary Lee take part in the three-day conflict with a dramatic series of adventures that feature appearances by Lee, Lincoln, and other historical figures. The We Were There series brings history to life for young readers with engaging, action-packed entertainment. These illustrated tales combine fictional and real-life characters in settings of landmark events from the past. All of the books are reviewed for accuracy and approved by expert historical consultants. Dover (2013) republication of the edition originally published by Grosset & Dunlap, New York, 1955. 
Price: 8.99 USD
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We Were There at the Battle for Bataan HB Very Nice!, Appel, Benjamin
2 We Were There at the Battle for Bataan HB Very Nice!
Appel, Benjamin Grosset & Dunlap 1957 0448050137 / 9780448050133 Paperback Like New Paperback 
Vintage Tweed Cover Hardback Book is in Like New condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Book is Unread and Unused! Quite a Find here! Outside Tweed Covers are very nice! No Dust Jacket. We Were There Books are easy to read and provide exciting, entertaining stories, based upon true historic events. Each story is checked for factual accuracy by an outstanding authority on this particular phase of history. Though written simply enough for young readers, they make interesting reading for boys and girls well into their teens. One of our family's favorite series! The story of the memorable Battle For Bataan! 
Price: 23.95 USD
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We Were There at the Battle for Bataan HB/PC Very Nice!, Benjamin Appel
3 We Were There at the Battle for Bataan HB/PC Very Nice!
Benjamin Appel Grosset & Dunlap 1957 0448050137 / 9780448050133 Paperback Excellent Paperback 
Vintage Pictorial Cover Hardback Book is in Excellent condition with a tight binding and Book is in excellent condition and appears to be unread and unused! Outside Pictorial Covers are very nice with just some minor outside cover corner wear. There is an original price sticker in the upper right hand corner of the front cover, which could easily be removed, but adds to this nice book's vintage looks! No Dust Jacket was issued with the Pictorial Cover Edition. We Were There Books are easy to read and provide exciting, entertaining stories, based upon true historic events. Each story is checked for factual accuracy by an outstanding authority on this particular phase of history. Though written simply enough for young readers, they make interesting reading for boys and girls well into their teens. One of our family's favorite series! The story of the memorable Battle For Bataan! 
Price: 29.00 USD
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We Were There at the Driving of the Golden Spike, David Shepherd
4 We Were There at the Driving of the Golden Spike
David Shepherd Dover Publications 2013-11-21 0486492591 / 9780486492599 Paperback New Paperback William K. Plummer 
LAST ONE!; New Paperback of 179 pages. Travel back to the 1860s to witness the dramatic track-laying contest between the Union and Central Pacific Railroads. Join Irish immigrants Sheamus and Nora Cullen and their children, Mike and Feena, as the family travels westward by greight car and riverboat to begin a new life on the American frontier. The We Were There series brings history to life for young readers with engaging, action-packed entertainment. These illustrated tales combine fictional and real-life characters in settings of landmark events from the past. All of the books are reviewed for accuracy and approved by expert historical consultants. Dover (2013) republication of the edition originally published by Grosset & Dunlap, New York, 1960. 
Price: 8.99 USD
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We Were There at the First Airplane Flight, Felix Sutton
5 We Were There at the First Airplane Flight
Felix Sutton Dover Publications 2013-11-21 0486492583 / 9780486492582 Paperback New Paperback Laszlo Matulay 
New Paperback of 179 pages. On a blustery afternoon in 1902, Jimmy and Clara Blair observe a strange kite in the North Carolina sky over Kitty Hawk Peninsula. They soon meet the kite's flyers, a pair of bicycle mechanics from Ohio named Orville and Wilbur Wright, and assist the inventors in realizing their dream of human flight. The We Were There series brings history to life for young readers with engaging, action-packed entertainment. These illustrated tales combine fictional and real-life characters in settings of landmark events from the past. All of the books are reviewed for accuracy and approved by expert historical consultants. Dover (2013) republication of the edition originally published by Grosset & Dunlap, New York, 1960. 
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6 We Were There At The First Airplane Flight HB/DJ
Felix Sutton Grosset & Dunlap 1960 Hardcover Excellent Very Good Hardcover 
Collectible Cloth Hardback with Dust Jacket is in Very Good Plus condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Book appears unread! There is a date (Sept. 1961) written neatly at the top of the second endpage. No other marks or writing insider or outside of the book. Outside cloth cover is Very Nice. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some minor soiling and wear and is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book Club Edition. Book has come from a private collection. We Were There Books are easy to read and provide exciting, entertaining stories, based upon true historic events. Fact is stranger than fiction and a combination of both is better still. Against a carefully authenticated background, each of these books tells the exciting story of two young persons' adventures during some of history's most dramatic events- written by top authors, and illustrated by top artists Each story is checked for factual accuracy by an outstanding authority on this particular phase of history. Though written simply enough for young readers, they make interesting reading for boys and girls well into their teens. One of our family's favorite series! We Were There At The First Airplance Flight is the story of how the children Jimmie and Clair Blair met and worked with the Wright Brothers. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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We Were There With Richard The Lionhearted In The Crusades HB/DJ, Robert N Webb; Illustrator-Andre A. Beaumont
7 We Were There With Richard The Lionhearted In The Crusades HB/DJ
Robert N Webb; Illustrator-Andre A. Beaumont Grosset & Dunlap 1957 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Minus Hardcover 
Vintage Hardback Book with Dust Jacket is in Very Good conditon with a tight binding and mostly clean crisp pages. There is a name written on the first end page with the same name written at the top of the first title page. No other writing or marks noted. Outside cloth covers are nice with some minor soiling and outside corner wear. Dust Jacket is in Very Good Minus condition with some soiling, chipping, tears, and a missing piece from the bottom area of the outside spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book Club Edition. This is NOT an ex-library book, but has come from a private collection. We Were There Books are easy to read and provide exciting, entertaining stories, based upon true historic events. Fact is stranger than fiction and a combination of both is better still. Against a carefully authenticated background, each of these books tells the exciting story of two young persons' adventures during some of history's most dramatic events- written by top authors, and illustrated by top artists Each story is checked for factual accuracy by an outstanding authority on this particular phase of history. Though written simply enough for young readers, they make interesting reading for boys and girls well into their teens. One of our family's favorite series! 
Price: 29.00 USD
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We Were There on the Nautilus HB Very Nice!, Robert N Webb; Illustrator-Frank Vaughn
8 We Were There on the Nautilus HB Very Nice!
Robert N Webb; Illustrator-Frank Vaughn Grosset & Dunlap 1961 Hardcover Like New Hardcover 
Vintage Tweed Cloth Cover Hardback Book is in Like New condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Book is Unread and Unused! Outside cloth tweed covers are very nice with some minor corner wear. No Dust Jacket. We Were There Books are easy to read and provide exciting, entertaining stories, based upon true historic events. Each story is checked for factual accuracy by an outstanding authority on this particular phase of history. Though written simply enough for young readers, they make interesting reading for boys and girls well into their teens. One of our family's favorite series! She had reached the North Pole, slid under it, and completed the first transpolar passage from the Pacific to the Atlantic Ocean. 
Price: 23.95 USD
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We Were There at the Boston Tea Party, Robert N. Webb
9 We Were There at the Boston Tea Party
Robert N. Webb Dover Publications 2013-11-21 0486492605 / 9780486492605 Paperback New Paperback E. F. Ward 
New Paperback of 173 pages. New England is ripe for revolution in the fall of 1773, and young Jeremy and Deliverance Winthrop are eager to play their part. The brother-and-sister duo joins the conspiracy against the red-coated British "lobsterbacks," carrying messages from Sam Adams, Paul revere, and other patriots to set the stage for the famous event in Boston Harbor. The We Were There series brings history to life for young readers with engaging, action-packed entertainment. These illustrated tales combine fictional and real-life characters in settings of landmark events from the past. All of the books are reviewed for accuracy and approved by expert historical consultants. Dover (2013) republication of the edition originally published by Grosset & Dunlap, New York, 1956. 
Price: 8.99 USD
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We Were There With The California Forty-Niners HB Very Nice!, Stephen Holt
10 We Were There With The California Forty-Niners HB Very Nice!
Stephen Holt Grosset & Dunlap 1956 Hardcover Like New Hardcover Raymond Lufkin 
Vintage Tweed Cloth Cover Hardback Book is in Like New Condition with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Book is unread and unused! Outside tweed cloth covers are very nice! No Dust Jacket. We Were There Books are easy to read and provide exciting, entertaining stories, based upon true historic events. Each story is checked for factual accuracy by an outstanding authority on this particular phase of history. Though written simply enough for young readers, they make interesting reading for boys and girls well into their teens. One of our family's favorite series! We were there with the California Forty-Niners- let the story take you back to 1849 in California gold country through the eyes of two children. 
Price: 23.95 USD
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We Were There With Caesar's Legions, Webb, Robert N
11 We Were There With Caesar's Legions
Webb, Robert N Grosset & Dunlap 1960 Hardcover Excellent Very Good Hardcover 
This is the second most RARE title in the wonderful We Were There series. Vintage Tweed Cloth Cover Hardback Book is in Very Good conditon with a tight binding and clean crisp pages. Inside text is in Excellent condition and appears to be unread. Inside the front cover there is a "1F" written in the top right hand corner. On the last end page there are two straight line of about 1/4" each. Outside Tweed Cloth Covers are very nice with some very minor corner wear. Dust Jacket is in Very Good condition with some soiling to the back cover, some edge chipping with a small piece of the DJ missing from the top of the spine. Dust Jacket is now covered by a new clear mylar cover. Book Club Edition. This is #27 in the series and is one of the MOST RARE titles. We Were There Books are easy to read and provide exciting, entertaining stories, based upon true historic events. Each story is checked for factual accuracy by an outstanding authority on this particular phase of history. Though written simply enough for young readers, they make interesting reading for boys and girls well into their teens. One of our family's favorite series! The time is 55 BC and the great Roman general, Caesar, is preparing to invade the mysterious, unknown isle called Briton. News of the invasion has traveled ahead of his approaching fleet, and the scattered English tribes are making ready either to fight or to join the invader. 
Price: 26.50 USD
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