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The United States Navy, A History

By: Alden, Carroll Storrs, and Allan Westcott

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: Chicago, J. B. Lippincott: 1945

Edition: 2nd Revised Edition

Seller ID: 13141

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 508 pages; 13141 View more info

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Fundamentals of Military Law

By: Army, Department Of The

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: U. S. Government Printing Office: 1973

Seller ID: 30819

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Chapters: History of Military Law; Philosophy and Structure; Court-Martial System; Alternatives to Courts-Martial; Military Crimes; International Law; Military and Personal Property. Gold lettering faded on blue boards. ; Department of the Army ROTC Manual, ROTC 145-85 Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 121 pages; 30819 View more info

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United States Naval Institute Proceedings - Vol. 101 No. 11, November 1975

By: Barrow, Clayton R. Jr. (editor)

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: U. S. Naval Institute Press: 1975

Seller ID: 28622

Condition: Very Good


Cover: the globe and anchor approved in 1868 by Jacob Zeilin to be the Marine Corps emblem. Red background. Very light edgewear to this November 1975 issue. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 28622 View more info

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The Mighty Hood The Life and Death of Britain's Proudest Warship

By: Bradford, Ernle

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: Cleveland, OH, World Publishing: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 13765

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Cutaways of ship on endpapers and B/W photographs. Laid down in 1916, in her first and only major engagement on May 24, 1941, she was sunk by the Bismarck with the second volley ever fired at her. Edgeworn DJ with small chips and tears, now in new mylar. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 239 pages; 13765 View more info

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Memorandum Opinions Of The Judge Advocate General Of The Army

By: Brannon, E. M. , Major General

Price: $40.00  $34.00

Publisher: USGPO: 1950

Seller ID: 25014

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


When Acting Upon Applications for Relief under Article of War 53, 1949-1950. Rusty paperclip holds errata slip on front flypage. Previous owner's name (a jag). ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 699 pages; 25014 View more info

The Army

By: Brown, Ashley, and Jonathan Reed (Ed's)

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: The National Historical Society: 1988

Seller ID: 17492

ISBN: 0918678420

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Dog-eared pages, corners bumped. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 174 pages; 17492 View more info

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To All Hands An Amphibious Adventure

By: Brown, Lt. John Mason

Price: $28.00  $23.80

Publisher: Whittlesey House: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30896

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


The amphibious forces of the Army and Navy brought the first American troops to the shores of Europe in World War II. The front flap of the DJ is laid in at title page. Previous owner's name and a list of his tours between June 8, 1943 to January 1, 1944, parallelled my own father's footsteps in the war. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 236 pages; 30896 View more info

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U-boat War

By: Buchheim, Lothar-Gunther (translated by Gudie Lawaetz)

Price: $38.00  $32.30

Publisher: NY, Knopf: 1978

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24515

ISBN: 0002118688

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


No comparable record of the war at sea exists anywhere--Buchheim's pictures are unique. Ordered on board a submarine as an official artist to send back suitably inspiring renderings of the German Navy in action for propaganda purposes, he was granted a camera and unlimited supplies of film to aid his work, and an opportunity to use them that was unthinkable for any member of a regular crew. Light edgewear to DJ, minor chipping at head of DJ spine. ; B&W Photographs; Smal... View more info

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Leatherneck Legends Conversations with the Marine Corps' Old Breed

By: Camp, Dick

Price: $16.00  $13.60

Publisher: Zenith Press: 2006

Seller ID: 26658

ISBN: 0760321574

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Five Marines are considered Leatherneck legends, also members of the "old breed," those who have gone before. A multi-person "memoir" of combat experience that spans five wars: WWI, the Banana Wars, WWII, the Korean War and the Vietnam war. ; Book Club Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; 26658 View more info

West Dickens Avenue, A Marine At Khe Sanh

By: Corbett, John

Price: $17.01  $14.46

Publisher: NY, Ballantine: 2003

Seller ID: 24384

ISBN: 0891417850

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 205 pages; 24384 View more info

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365 Deployment Days A Wife's Survival Story

By: Dawalt, Sara

Price: $10.00  $8.50

Publisher: Bridgeway Books: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31391

ISBN: 1933538945

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed by Sara Dawalt. Book follows a military wife's experiences during her husband's deployment to Irag. Filled with laughter, tears, and everything in between, it explores the wide-ranging emotions brought about by a loved one's deployment. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 127 pages; 31391; Signed by Author View more info

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Tm 5-244 Multiplex Mapping Department of the Army Technical Manual

By: Department Of The Army

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: Washington, D. C., GPO: 1954

Seller ID: 30820

Condition: Very Good


This manual supersedes TM 5-244, 30 June 1943. Rear cover rubbed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages; 30820 View more info

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A History Of The United States Air Force 1907-1957

By: Goldberg, Alfred

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, D. Van Nostrand Company: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30067

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Soil, edgewear and rubbing to gray paper boards, quarter bound with navy cloth spine. Text block solid and clean. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 277 pages; 30067 View more info

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Hitler's Battleships

By: Gray, Edwyn

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27964

ISBN: 1557503435

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Previous owner's label at heel of DJ spine. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 195 pages; 27964 View more info

The Infantry Journal Reader

By: Greene, Colonel Joseph I. (Ed. )

Price: $20.00  $17.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday: 1943

Seller ID: 23752

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Newspaper article from the San Antonio Light, December 24, 1951 laid in between pages 174/175, leaving a "shadow". If it's been there since 1952, who am I to remove it? ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 679 pages; 23752 View more info

U.S. Army Aircraft Since 1947

By: Harding, Stephen

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: Specialty Press: 1990

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: 13218

ISBN: 0933424531

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 273 pages; 13218 View more info

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Private Papers: Poems Of An Army Year

By: Justema, William

Price: $21.00  $17.85

Publisher: NY, Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 20052

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


The book falls into the three divisions of Justema's army tenure: Private, Corporal, and Sergeant. These papers, pages in a diary which a soldier kept in verse, reveal a poet of power and intelligence--a man of humor and humanity who has earned the right to speak for a large part of America's "civilian" army. DJ chipped and edgeworn, in new mylar. ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 38 pages; 20052 View more info

All The Drowned Sailors

By: Lech, Raymond B.

Price: $17.51  $14.88

Publisher: Stein and Day: 1982

Seller ID: 27957

ISBN: 081282881X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Previous owner's label on heel of DJ spine. ; Book Club Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 242 pages; 27957 View more info

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The Naval War Against Hitler

By: Macintyre, Donald

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1971

Seller ID: 28460

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Front endpapers map of the English Channel and the Mediterranean. Rear endpapers map of the Arctic area of operations. Edgeworn, lightly chipped DJ in new mylar. Red cloth boards lightly edgeworn. ; Book Club Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 478 pages; 28460 View more info

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First Of The Many, A Journal Of Action With The Men Of The Eighth Air Force

By: McCrary, Captain John R. (Tex) , and David E. Scherman

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 18274

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A successful journalist, McCrary and his wife later (after the war) became the "inventors" of the talk show format on television. Originally from Texas (thus his nickname) he lived and worked all around the world. Scherman was a prolific photographer, working primarily for Life Magazine where he did the "Flight Across America" series and the ill-fated ZamZam. Light edgewear. Charcoal cloth boards with small red airplanes flying east. ; B/w photographs; Sm... View more info