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Image for The American Magic Codes, Ciphers and the Defeat of Japan

The American Magic Codes, Ciphers and the Defeat of Japan

By: Lewin, Ronald

Price: $17.01

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 29008

ISBN: 0374104174

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Dampstain to inside rear panel of DJ, less visible on the outside. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 332 pages; 29008 View more info

Seacoast Fortifications Of The United States

By: Lewis, Emanuel Raymond

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Pictorial Histories Publ Co: 1979

Seller ID: 28189

ISBN: 0929521110

Condition: Near Fine


Original cash register receipt glued to inside front cover. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 159 pages; 28189 View more info

Image for International Combat Arms, January 1987 The Journal of Defense Technology, the Great Space Race

International Combat Arms, January 1987 The Journal of Defense Technology, the Great Space Race

By: Lightbody, Andy (Ed)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Petersen Publishing Company: 1987

Seller ID: 20260

Condition: Very Good


How high technology will rule the stars; international defense profile: Federal Republic of Germany. 'Invisible' fighters, bombers and missiles. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 20260 View more info

U. S. Foreign Policy

By: Lippmann, Walter

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Company: 1943

Seller ID: 29085

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Previous owner's name. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 177 pages; 29085 View more info

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A Few Flowers for Shiner

By: Llewellyn, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MacMillan: 1950

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 14573

Condition: Very Good in Poor dust jacket


Edges of DJ worn, chipped, torn, stained -- in new mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 14573 View more info

The Canvas Falcons

By: Longstreet, Stephen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 1995

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 24117

ISBN: 1566196698

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging label neatly scotch taped to spine. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 365 pages; 24117Qm View more info

The Scourge Of The Swastika

By: Lord Russell Of Liverpool

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1961

Edition: 7th Printing

Seller ID: 27668

Condition: Very Good+


Previous owner's label on spine. No spine creases, writing, one page dog-eared. ; Mass Market PB; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 244 pages View more info

The Knights Of Bushido

By: Lord Russell Of Liverpool

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Military Book Club: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24593

ISBN: 0739421107

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's cataloging label neatly taped to spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 334 pages; 24593Qm View more info

Batfish

By: Lowder, Hughston E. (with Jack Scott)

Price: $17.01

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, Prentice Hall: 1980

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24730

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 251 pages; 24730 View more info

Image for Dear sir; Letters of Ribaldry and Desperation Culled from War Plants, Draft Boards, Government Agencies

Dear sir; Letters of Ribaldry and Desperation Culled from War Plants, Draft Boards, Government Agencies

By: Lowell, Juliet

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Duell, Sloan & Pearce: 1944

Edition: 12th Printing

Seller ID: 31057

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


First issued in December 1942, it was reprinted even times, at almost equal intervals, during the following year. There are special reasons for this quite extraordinary reception for, as Iris Barry said, in the New York Herald Tribune, "Here, with or without the grace of God, are all of us X-rayed. It is a sobering experience as well as an amusing one." Gift note dated March 1945 on front endpaper. Old bookstore label on front pastedown. Scuff on rear DJ panel. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 75 pages; 31057 View more info

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The Attack On Taranto

By: Lowry, Thomas P. & John W. G. Wellham

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Stackpole Books: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: 27928

ISBN: 0811717267

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ price-clipped ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 143 pages; 27928 View more info

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The Third Reich

By: Lucas, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arms & Armour Press: 1990

Seller ID: 30409

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Stories which could have been duplicated in the armed forces of any great nation that fought in the war, for service is the same in all of them. The difference is that these are German accounts; the stories of our principal opponents. These are anecdotes of victory and of defeat, of bravery, of boredome, of service life in barracks and of battle. They are the story of Everyman in uniform. Other books in this series are The British Sailor; The British Airman; The British Soldier. A fifth volume was in the works titled "The American Airman in Europe" at the time of this publication. Some... View more info

When The Fighting Is All Over

By: Lyle, Katie Letcher

Price: $17.01

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Longstreet Press: 1997

Seller ID: 27020

ISBN: 1563524260

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 313 pages; 27020 View more info

The Terrible Hours The Epic Rescue of Men Trapped Beneath the Sea

By: Maas, Peter

Price: $21.00

Publisher: NY, Harpercollins: 1999

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24608

ISBN: 0060194804

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


On the eve of World War II, America's newest submarine plunged helplessly to the North Atlantic bottom during a test dive. Miraculously, thirty-three crew members still survived. While their wives and girlfriends waited in nearly unbearable tension on shore, their ultimate fate would depend on one man. In this thrilling true narrative of terror, heroism and courage in the depths of a malevolent ocean, prizewinning author Peter Maas brings us in vivid detail a blow-by-blow account of the disaster and its uncertain outcome. The sub was the Squalus. The man was a U. S. Navy officer, Charles "... View more info

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The Mighty Endeavor American Armed Forces in the European Theater in World War II

By: MacDonald, Charles B.

Price: $25.50

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1969

Edition: BOMC

Seller ID: 29323

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Mildly worn DJ in new mylar. ; Book Club Edition; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 564 pages; 29323 View more info

Image for The Uncivil War Irregular Warfare in the Upper South, 1861-1865

The Uncivil War Irregular Warfare in the Upper South, 1861-1865

By: Mackey, Robert R.

Price: $53.00

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 26768

ISBN: 0806136243

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The upper south--Arkansas, Tenessee, Kentucky, and Virginia--was the scene of the most destructive war ever fought on American soil. Contending armies swept across the region from the outset of the Civil War until its end, marking their passage at Pea Ridge, Shiloh, Perryville, and Manassas. Includes photographs, figures, and maps. ; Campaigns and Commanders, Volume 5 Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 288 pages; 26768 View more info

Image for The Spirit Of Hawaii Before and after Pearl Harbor

The Spirit Of Hawaii Before and after Pearl Harbor

By: MacLeod, A. S.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1943

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 13416

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Color frontispiece, black & white watercolors, lithographs and drawings of Hawaii during 1943, with artist's thoughts. Bump to front board. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tall; 13416 View more info

HIROHITO

By: Manning, Paul

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Bantam: 1986

Seller ID: 13056

ISBN: 0553347950

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 263 pages; 13056Qmc View more info

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Between Silk And Cyanide: A Codemaker's War, 1941-1945

By: Marks, Leo

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Free Press (Simon & Schuster): 1999

Edition: Reprint; 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 29351

ISBN: 0684864223

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


In 1942, with a black-market chicken tucked under his arm by his mother, Leo Marks left his father's famous bookshop, 84 Charing Cross Road, and went off to fight the war. He was 22, a cryptographer genius and became head of communications at the Special Operations Executive (SOE) , where he revolutionized the codemaking techniques of the Allies. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 613 pages; 29351 View more info

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Martyrs' And Heroes' Remembrance: The Holocaust

By: Martyrs' and Heros' Remembrance Authority Museum

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Remembrance Authority Museum: 1982

Seller ID: 28461

Condition: Near Fine


As the Jewish people’s living memorial to the Holocaust, Yad Vashem safeguards the memory of the past and imparts its meaning for future generations. Established in 1953, as the world center for documentation, research, education and commemoration of the Holocaust, Yad Vashem is today a dynamic and vital place of intergenerational and international encounter. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 71 pages; 28461 View more info