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War Volume of Compton's Pictured Encyclopedia

By: N/A

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: F.E. Compton & Company: 1941

Edition: 6th Edition

Seller ID: 29293

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


An alphabetical reference book of the war: persons, places, and events; armies, navies, air forces, and economic resources; weapons, tactics, and strategy. Illustrated with photographs, drawings, and special maps completely indexed. Map endpapers. Mild edgewear, most at extremities. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 126 pages; 29293 View more info

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Civil War Times Illustrated Volume VII 1968-1969

By: N/A

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Harrisburg, PA, Historical Times; Cowles Magazines: N.D.

Seller ID: 22859

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Hardbound copy of all the magazines published between April 1968 and February 1969. Bound upside down. Endpapers are maps of all the important battles of the Civil War. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; Unpaginated pages; 22859 View more info

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The Pacific The Official Companion Book to the HBO Miniseries

By: Ambrose, Hugh

Price: $10.00  $8.50

Publisher: NAL Caliber: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 31386

ISBN: 045123023X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


This book is a presentation of a Playtone and DreamWorks production executive produced by Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg, and Gary Goetzman, the producing team behind the Emmy Award-winning and Golden Globe-winning 2001 HBO miniseries "Band of Brothers. The epic ten-part miniseries tracks the intertwined journeys of three U. S. Marines across the vast canvas of the Pacific during World War II. The author is the son of the late Stephen Ambrose. ; Small 4to 9" - 11&#... View more info

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D-Day June 6, 1944 The Climactic Battle of World War II

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1994

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: 19674

ISBN: 068480137x

Condition: Very Good-


The preeminent chronicle of the most important day in the twentierth century reveals how the original plans for invasion were abandoned, and how ordinary soldiers and officers acted on their own initiative. Above all it is the epic story of men at the most demanding moment of their existence, when the horrors, complexities, and triumphs of life are laid bare. Front cover creased, rear cover has small closed tear along foredge, remainder mark. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11&#... View more info

Image for Citizen Soldiers The U. S. Army from the Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944--May7,1945

Citizen Soldiers The U. S. Army from the Normandy Beaches to the Bulge to the Surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944--May7,1945

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $20.00  $17.00

Publisher: NY, Simon & Schuster: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27372

ISBN: 0684815257

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The inspiring story of the ordinary men of the U. S. Army in northwest Europe from the day after D-Day (June 7, 1944) until the end of the bitterest days of the war (almost a year later). ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 512 pages; 27372 View more info

Image for Band Of Brothers E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normancy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest

Band Of Brothers E Company, 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne from Normancy to Hitler's Eagle's Nest

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2001

Seller ID: 28239

ISBN: 074322454x

Condition: Very Good+


The story of the men in this brave unit who fought, went hungry, froze, and died, a company that took 150% casualties and considered the Purple Heart a badge of office. The HBO miniseries event produced by Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg based on this story. New foreword by the author. Very slight edgewear. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 336 pages; 28239 View more info

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The Confident Years

By: American Heritage

Price: $20.00  $17.00

Publisher: American Heritage: circa1975

Seller ID: 15246

ISBN: 0828100217

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


DJ stained on inside rear flap; worn, rubbed, in new mylar book jacket cover; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 400 pages; 15246 View more info

Image for The Generals Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee

The Generals Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee

By: Anderson, Nancy Scott, and Dwight

Price: $6.00  $5.10

Publisher: Knopf: 1988

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 28569

ISBN: 0394521064

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


This full-scale, engrossing dual biography follows Lee and Grant from their childhoods thugh West Point, the Army, the Mexican War, the 1850s--when Lee pursued his military calling at a series of Army outposts and Grant became a clerk in his father's leather-goods store--and through the years of the Civil War. Remainder mark top edge. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 523 pages; 28569 View more info

Image for Patriots The Viet Nam War Remembered from all Sides

Patriots The Viet Nam War Remembered from all Sides

By: Appy, Christian G.

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: NY, Viking: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 27249

ISBN: 067003214x

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


"Of all the works on the Vietnam War--fiction and nonfiction--this is the big one." --Studs Terkel; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 574 pages; 27249 View more info

Image for The Tet Offensive And The Siege Of Khe Sanh

The Tet Offensive And The Siege Of Khe Sanh

By: Arnold, James, and Gordon Rottman

Price: $13.00  $11.05

Publisher: Osprey Publishing Ltd.: 2006

Seller ID: 28310

Condition: Near Fine


Leatherbound. A combined volume specially bound for the veterans of foreign wars of the united states through TN Marketing L. L. C. ; Service with Honor Library Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 192 pages; 28310 View more info

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Nam: The Vietnam War In The Words Of The Men And Women Who Fought There

By: Baker, Mark

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: NY, William Morrow: 1981

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24728

ISBN: 068800086X

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 269 pages; 24728 View more info

Image for The Lost Ships Of Guadalcanal Exploring the Ghost Fleet of the South Pacific

The Lost Ships Of Guadalcanal Exploring the Ghost Fleet of the South Pacific

By: Ballard, Robert D. & Rick Archbold

Price: $25.00  $21.25

Publisher: Warner Books Inc: 1993

Seller ID: 24057

ISBN: 0446516368

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Re-creates the whole story of the campaign that changed the course of the Pacific war. For all the fame of its air and land batttles, Guadalcanal is also a compelling story of sailors and warships. Minor crinkling of top edge of DJ. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 227 pages; 24057 View more info

The Great War

By: Barnett, Correlli

Price: $28.50  $24.23

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1980

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: 24436

ISBN: 0399123865

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages; 24436 View more info

Image for After Appomattox The Image of the South in its Fiction 1865-1900

After Appomattox The Image of the South in its Fiction 1865-1900

By: Baro, Gene (Ed. )

Price: $15.00  $12.75

Publisher: NY, Corinth: 1963

Seller ID: 13402

Condition: Very Good-


Short stories regarding the Civil War by such authors as George Washington Cable; Kate Chopin; Sidney Lanier; Ruth McEnery Stuart, et al. Covers rubbed, particulary at spine edge. ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall - 8" to 9" tall; 285 pages; 13402 View more info

Image for War On The Nile Britain, Egypt and the Sudan 1882-1898

War On The Nile Britain, Egypt and the Sudan 1882-1898

By: Barthorp, Michael

Price: $12.75  $10.84

Publisher: United Kingdom, Blandford Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24135

ISBN: 0713713100

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Contents: The Cleansing of Egypt; The Mahdi's Rebellion; The Sudan Reclaimed; Appendix Battle Honours and Medals; bibliography, index. Very minor edgewear, crinkling to upper edge of DJ front. Previous owner's cataloging dots on spine. ; B&W Illustrations and pictures; Square Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 190 pages; 24135 View more info

Image for The Zulu War, A Pictorial History

The Zulu War, A Pictorial History

By: Barthorp, Michael

Price: $14.00  $11.90

Publisher: United Kingdom, Blandford Press: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24112

ISBN: 0713710055

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


This book depicts the scenes and protagonists of the Zulu War exactly as they appeared to those who took part a hundred years ago. The author researched over 150 photographs and contemporary illustrations from museums and private collections, both in England and South Africa; many have never been published before. These are complemented by a text which explains the background and causes of the war. The opposing forces and plans, and the course of the campaign, from its d... View more info

Image for The World War II Combat Film Anatomy of a Genre

The World War II Combat Film Anatomy of a Genre

By: Basinger, Jeanine

Price: $25.00  $21.25

Publisher: Columbia University Press: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26396

ISBN: 0231059523

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Covers the history of World War II combat films for the 4 decades following the war. Filmography, bibliography and index. Review of the film "Anzio" (featuring Darby's Rangers in 1968) on page 325. One very small closed tear on upper edge of DJ. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 373 pages; 26396 View more info

Image for Stalin's Silver The Sinking of the USS John Barry

Stalin's Silver The Sinking of the USS John Barry

By: Beasant, John

Price: $19.50  $16.58

Publisher: NY, St Martins Press: 1999

Edition: 1st Revised Edition

Seller ID: 28286

ISBN: 0312205902

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


John Beasant recreates the USS John Barry's fateful voyage and death-defying salvage. With help from the mission's survivors, Beasant resolves a 50-year-old mystery: where was the merchant ship taking its precious cargo? Stalin's Silver is as much a sensational account of politics and intrigue between governments during World War II as it is the story of the world's most valuable and mysterious sunken treasure, and the men who recovered it. ; B&W and color Photographs; S... View more info

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The Illustrated History of the Vietnam War

By: Beckett, Brian

Price: $23.00  $19.55

Publisher: Gallery Books: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 30597

ISBN: 0831748729

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


B&W and color Photographs; Square Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 263 pages; 30597 View more info

Typhoon Of Steel The Battle for Okinawa

By: Belote, James H. & William M. Belote

Price: $8.00  $6.80

Publisher: Bantam Books: 1984

Edition: 1st Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 10070

ISBN: 0553243721

Condition: Very Good+


Specially illustrated edition. Minor wear, one spine crease. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 409 pages; 10070 View more info