Book Store

The collection of the Civil War Travel Book Store is now on Amazon. We promise you the same fast service, and we continue to appreciate your business!

To purchase from our collection of hard-to-find history books using your credit card on Amazon, please click on “See all buying options,” and look for “Page One History Publications” as the seller. Most of our books are in “new” or “used very good” condition.

The following two books were published by Page One and the Civil War Traveler.

Lee's RetreatLee’s Retreat: A History and Field Guide is the classic mile-by-mile driving tour, taking you on the roads the soldiers traveled from Petersburg to Appomattox in April 1865. It features 11 detailed road maps, nine battle diagrams and numerous modern and period photographs and contemporary line drawings. Your purchase of Lee’s Retreat from the publisher, Page One History Publications, includes an insert that updates six pages with changes to the sites since publication. If you already own this book and would like the updates, please download the PDF here.

Battle of FredericksburgWar So Terrible: A Popular History of the Battle of Fredericksburg was published as a book in 2003. Historian Donald C. Pfanz’s 37 highly readable chapters make the people and place — Fredericksburg, Virginia, in December 1862 — come alive. It is available in both printed and e-book editions. Both editions were published by Page One History Publications.



The following offerings are in new condition:

Friend and Foe Alike: A Tour Guide to Missouri’s Civil War by Gregory Wolk

Fredericksburg by TravelBrains

The Appomattox Campaign by Chris M. Calkins


The Jefferson: Richmond’s Grand Hotel by Don Pierce


Sailor’s Creek: Major General G.W. Custis Lee


In the Footsteps of JEB Stuart by Clint Johnson


In the Footsteps of Robert E Lee by Clint Johnson


Touring Virginia’s and West Virginia’s Civil War Sites