The Life of Johnny Reb: The Common Soldier of the Confederacy & The Life of Bill Yank: The Common Soldier of the Union (2 VOL SET)
Norwalk, CT: The Easton Press, 1996. Limited Edition. Hardcover. 6 1/4 X 9 1/2 Inches. [444 PP][454 PP]. Near Fine. Item #6211
Limited leather edition with original publisher prospectus and unused bookplate laid-in to each volume. 100% genuine leather binding with elaborate gilt illustration to covers and spine. AEG. Previous owner blindstamped inititials on each title-page. From the collection of George Snider.
Mr. Snider was a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia and Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida. He served in U. S. Army Intelligence from 1971 to 1974. He worked for the U. S. Justice Department from 1976 to 1979. Mr. Snider was a career officer in the CIA’s Clandestine Service and served in Central and South America, Southeast Asia, Central Asia, the Balkins, and the Middle East. He undertook intelligence missions in a number of countries and participated in 7 wars/conflicts across the globe. He retired from the CIA in 2000.