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Fighting With The Screaming Eagles, With The 101st Airborne From Normandy To Bastogne

By: Bowen, Robert M.

Price: $43.00

Publisher: London, Greenhill Books: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 17456

ISBN: 1853674656

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


First hand account by a member of 101st airborne division; vivid descriptions of airborne assaults and infantry combat; covers campaigns in Normandy, Holland and the Ardennes. List of other military books published by Greenhill Books on underside of DJ. Minor creasing to lower edge of DJ. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 256 pages; 17456 View more info

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Great American Air Battles Of World War II

By: Bowman, Martin W

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 1994

Edition: No edition stated

Seller ID: 24320

ISBN: 1566199042

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


During the war, US Navy and US Marine pilots and crews fought an implacable Japanese enemy all the way from Pearl Harbor to Okinawa. Coral Sea, Midway and the great Battle of the Philippine Sea are just 3 of the air battles along the way, while on a smaller scale, the shooting down of Admiral Yamagata, and the Battle of Kagoshima Bay reflect the courage and tenacity of individual crews who daily fought the air war over the large expanse of the Pacific Ocean -- and beyond... View more info

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Southeast Asia's Second Front The Power Struggle in the Malay Archipelago

By: Brackman, Arnold C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Frederick A. Praeger: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 15630

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


25 chapters: Singapore; Yenan; Independence; Sarawak; Sabah; Borneo inquiry; Borneo Aftermath; Irian; among others. Gray boards, gilt titling on spine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 341 pages; 15630 View more info

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The Medieval Archer

By: Bradbury, Jim

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books: 2000

Edition: 1st America Edition

Seller ID: 30244

ISBN: 0760720398

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Bibliography and index. The Medieval Archer is the go-to book for archery, remaining historiographically relevant even after all these years since its publishing. It traces the use of archery in English wars, from the Battle of Hastings, in 1066, to the Wars of the Roses which ended with the death of Richard III, the last Plantagenet king, in 1485. It has interesting details about a few English battles before the Norman Conquest and details about crossbows, as well as th... View more info

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Flyboys A True Story of Courage

By: Bradley, James

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2003

Seller ID: 27956

ISBN: 0316105848

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Over the remote Pacific island of Chichi Jima, nine American flyers--Navy and Marine airmen sent to bomb Japanese communications towers there--were shot down. One of those nine was miraculously rescued by a U. S. Navy submarine. The others were captured by Japanese soldiers in Chich Jima and held prisoner. Then they disappeared. ; Book Club Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 398 pages; 27956 View more info

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The Hunters And The Hunted

By: Brennecke, Jochen (translated by R. H. Stevens)

Price: $21.00

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 1957

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 24641

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


A dramatic German account of the U-boats of World War II -- their most celebrated commanders, their triumphs and terrors, their heroics and final defeat. 26 b/w pictures. DJ has minor edgewear, couple of closed tears. Previous owner's name; cataloging label neatly taped to price-clipped DJ spine which is faded. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; 24641 View more info

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Devil Boats The PT War Against Japan

By: Breuer, William

Price: $17.01

Publisher: Presidio: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24644

ISBN: 0891412697

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The PT boat was a class of motor torpedo boats used by the United States during the Second World War. Their agility and speed consistently bested even the most outlandish expectations. Against Japan, they figure prominently in some of the best-known feats of heroism of the entire war. Previous owner's cataloging label neatly taped to spine. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 229 pages; 24644 View more info

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Death Of A Nazi Army The Falaise Pocket

By: Breuer, William B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scarborough House: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24063

ISBN: 0812885201

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


The Epic German Defeat in France--Rivaling Only Stalingrad. Hitler forbade retreat. The Allies denied escape. Although not a large print edition, the print is larger than in most books. Epilogue, bibliography and index. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 312 pages; 24063 View more info

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The Nazi Secret Service

By: Brissaud, Andre (translated From The French by Milton Waldman)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Company: 1974

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: 25051

ISBN: 039305523x

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Translation of Histoire du service secret nazi. Includes bibliographical reference. Recounts the achievements of Heydrich's Secret Service up to 1940: the capture in 1934 of Sosnowski, the Polish spy with the glamorous helpmates, in a tragicomic climax to his farewell party in his Berlin flat, where the waiters turned out to be disguised S. S. men. the author, a free-lance journalist and television director, has devoted his life since 1945 to investigating aspects of the... View more info

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Tomorrow Is Forever

By: Bristow, Gwen

Price: $17.01

Publisher: Chicago, Consolidated Book: 1944

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 28317

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Special edition published exclusively for members of the People's Book Club. A wartime book. Wear at head of spine. Previous owner's name and address from 1944 ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 259 pages; 28317 View more info

The Army

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

Price: $23.00

Publisher: The National Historical Society: 1988

Seller ID: 17492

ISBN: 0918678420

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


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

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The Turn Of The Tide A History of the War Years Based on the Diaries of Field-Marshal Lord Alanbrooke, Chief of the Imperial General Staff

By: Bryant, Arthur

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1957

Edition: BOMC

Seller ID: 27971

ISBN: 0316105848

Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket


A monumental, sweeping, firsthand account of mankind's bloodiest, most terrible war as it was fought by the men at the top -- the chieftains, the makers and shapers of history. It is a book that dramatically captures all the frightful necessities, the turnings of fate that govern men at war. Endpapers with pictures of those leaders. DJ chipped, holy, torn, in new mylar; top edge freckled. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 624 pages; 27971 View more info

U-boats At War

By: Busch, Harald

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1955

Seller ID: 27660

Condition: Very Good+


Wear at heel of spine. No creases, dog-ears or writing. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 175 pages; 27660 View more info

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A Rumor Of War, Philip Caputo 1977

By: Caputo, Philip

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31696

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


This is the story of men at war. It is about the things men do in war, and the things war does to them. A Viet Nam story. DJ is torn, edgeworn, chipped and in mylar book jacket cover. View more info

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The War Lords, Military Commanders Of The Twentieth Century

By: Carver, Field Marshal Sir Michael

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Little, Brown: 1976

Edition: 1st US Edition

Seller ID: 18336

ISBN: 0316130605

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


An engrossing series of short, detailed biographies of forty-three of the dominant military commanders of this century. Each figure--his character and strategy, his talents and eccentricities--is assessed both in the context of his own period and in the overall history of twentieth-century warfare. The list not only includes those commanders whose names remain household words, but also men whose military genius has earned them unquestionable distinction even if their sph... View more info

Colditz: The Untold Story of World War II's Great Escapes

By: Chancellor, Henry

Price: $21.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Company: 2002

Seller ID: 24590

ISBN: 0060012528

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 446 pages; 24590 Qmpow View more info

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Art of War Eyewitness U.S. Combat Art from the Revolution through the Twentieth Century

By: Chenoweth, Col. H. Avery

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 2003

Edition: Stated 1st Edition

Seller ID: 31503

ISBN: 0760748284

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Great world conflicts have produced not only great military heroes but also great artists who have documented the heroism and the bloody battles. Spanning wars that have involved U. S. Troops, this gallery of outstanding works of art ranges from majestic land, sea, and airscapes portraying all the branches of the armed services to closeups of hand-to-hand combat. The paintings are more expressive than photographs because they compress many experiences into a single view.... View more info

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Aircraft Carriers

By: Chesneau, Roger

Price: $63.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 24325

ISBN: 0870219022

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Square Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 288 pages; 24325pta View more info

Blood, Sweat, And Tears

By: Churchill, Winston

Price: $21.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1941

Edition: BOMC

Seller ID: 26940

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Chipped and torn DJ in mylar. Previous owner's name on rear panel of DJ. ; Book Club Edition; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 462 pages; 26940Qmc View more info

Decision Over Schweinfurt

By: Coffey, Thomas M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, David Mckay: 1977

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24724

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 341 pages; 24724 View more info