World War II

World War II

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B-17 Memphis Belle Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Simons, Graham M. (With Dr. Harry Friedman)
101 Simons, Graham M. (With Dr. Harry Friedman) B-17 Memphis Belle Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
London, England Pen and Sword Books Ltd. 2012 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "Without doubt Boeing Flying Fortress B-17F 41-42285 Memphis Belle and her crew generate an image that is an all-American icon." 
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Spies and Traitors of World War II, Singer, Kurt
102 Singer, Kurt Spies and Traitors of World War II
New York Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1945 3rd Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light ground-in dirt to the covers of the book. The text pages are clean and bright. The price clipped dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and small chips along with some rubbing and ground-in dirt. "This is the big spy-book of World War II, the only one that covers all espionage fronts and gives a global picture of undercover warfare." 
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The Encyclopedia of Military Modeling, Smeed, Vic (general Editor), Alec Gee (consultant Editor)
103 Smeed, Vic (general Editor), Alec Gee (consultant Editor) The Encyclopedia of Military Modeling
Mechanicsburg, PA Stackpole Books 1998 Reprint Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "The superb encyclopedia, written by a team of internationally known modellers and military historians, embraces all aspects of military modelling." 
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Rommel's Army in the Desert Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Smith, Alistair
104 Smith, Alistair Rommel's Army in the Desert Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
London, England Pen and Sword Books Ltd. 2013 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "When German General Rommel and the lead elements of what would become the Afrika Korps landed in Libya in February 1941 nobody could have been foreseen the legendary status they would achieve." 
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Stuka Hitler's Lethal Dive Bombers Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Smith, Alistair
105 Smith, Alistair Stuka Hitler's Lethal Dive Bombers Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
London, England Pen and Sword Books Ltd. 2012 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "The photographs in this collection belonged to Luftwaffe Stuka rear gunner and radio operator Erich Heine." 
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U-108 at War Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Smith, Alistair
106 Smith, Alistair U-108 at War Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
London, England Pen and Sword Books Ltd. 2012 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "The photographs in this book are taken from unpublished album which belonged to a member of the crew of U-boat U-108 during World War II." 
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In Harm's Way The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors, Stanton, Doug
107 Stanton, Doug In Harm's Way The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors
New York Henry Holt and Company 2001 8th Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
B&W Photographs; SIGNED EDITION. This copy has been signed by the author on a bookplate on the half title page. This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "On July 30, 1945, after completing a top secret mission to deliver parts of the atom bomb Little Boy, which would be dropped on Hiroshima, the battle cruiser USS Indianapolis was torpedoed in the South Pacific by a Japanese submarine. An estimated 300 men were killed upon impact; close to 900 sailors were cast ito the Pacific Ocean, where they remained, undetected by the navy, for nearly five days. Battered by a savage sea, they struggled to survive, fighting off hypothermia, sharks, physical and mental exhaustion, and, finally, hallucinatory dementia." ; Signed by Author 
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Carrier War Aviation Art of World War II, Stillwell, Paul
108 Stillwell, Paul Carrier War Aviation Art of World War II
New York Friedman/Fairfax 2002 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Color Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "The aircraft carrier is the cornerstone of the modern fleet - it would be difficult today to imagine a major naval operation that did not prominently feature the large vessels and the myriad airplanes they support." 
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World War II In the Air  The Pacific, Sunderman, Major James F. (editor)
109 Sunderman, Major James F. (editor) World War II In the Air The Pacific
New York Bramhall House 1962 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning warping to the very edges of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has a couple of smallish edge tears, nicks and some rubbing and edge wear. "The Pacific air war was one of vast distances, of men who planned and fought big, of airplanes that were decisive beyond the dreams of their designers." 
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Blitzkrieg Poland Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Sutherland, Jon & Diane Canwell
110 Sutherland, Jon & Diane Canwell Blitzkrieg Poland Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
London, England Pen and Sword Books Ltd. 2010 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "These photographs are taken from three unpublished albums featuring the German invasion of Poland in 1939." 
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Blitzkrieg Russia Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Sutherland, Jon & Diane Canwell
111 Sutherland, Jon & Diane Canwell Blitzkrieg Russia Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
London, England Pen and Sword Books Ltd. 2011 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "The Photographs in this book are taken from five unpublished albums focussing on the German invasion of Russia in 1941." 
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Tirpitz: The First Voyage Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Sutherland, Jon & Diane Canwell
112 Sutherland, Jon & Diane Canwell Tirpitz: The First Voyage Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
London, England Pen and Sword Books Ltd. 2011 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "The photos in this book are taken from an unpublished album belonging to a member of the crew of the famous German Battleship Tirpitz." 
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Top Secret, Swenson, Captain Eric H.
113 Swenson, Captain Eric H. Top Secret
Baltimore, MD PublishAmerica 2004 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued Trade PB Signed by Author
SIGNED EDITION. This book has been signed on the first free page by the author, with an inscription. The book is in Near Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. This book is a trade paperback. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright with the exception of one small spot that has soaked in on the title page. "Prior to World War II, an aging submarine is selected for a highly secret espionage mission. Badly in need of repairs, it is hasitly modified, provisioned and dispatched to Japan. The submarine experiences material casualities enroute. After probing the entrance to Kagoshima Wan they determine there is extensive aerial bombing and torpedo practice underway." ; Signed by Author 
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Men in Motion, Taylor, Henry J.
114 Taylor, Henry J. Men in Motion
New York Garden City Publishing Co., Inc. 1944 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket Book Club Edition Signed by Author
SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and wear to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are generally clean and bright, however several sections of the text have either large patches of sunning (pages 138-139) where a piece of paper (by the look of it, possibly a newspaper article) or some underlining in red pencil. There is a note on the top edge of the front endpaper stating that this is the author's copy and it's possible the underlined bits are parts he wanted to work on or change (supposition). There is a longish author's inscription on the front endpaper to someone named John Sumter Cunningham, signed by the author. The dust jacket has edge tears, nicks, chips and general wear and tear. There are sizeable chips missing to the top and bottom spine ends of the dust jacket and there are portions of the flap joints that are worn, missing or rubbed. "This is a thrilling, human book - important reading for every American. It is an enduring book, concerned with the effects of the war upon our nation, not alone now - while we fight - but in the postwar years when this country must face squarely the task of building and maintaining peace." " Henry J. Taylor, an author, radio broadcaster and former United States Ambassador to Switzerland, died yesterday at his home in Manhattan after a brief illness. He was 81 years old. Mr. Taylor was a foreign correspondent for the Scripps-Howard newspaper chain in the early years of World War II and a widely published syndicated commentator on economic and social issues. He was named an Ambassador by President Eisenhower and served from 1957 to 1961."; Signed by Author 
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Resistance Jews and Christians Who Defied the Nazi Terror, Tec, Nechama
115 Tec, Nechama Resistance Jews and Christians Who Defied the Nazi Terror
Oxford, England / United States Oxford University Press 2013 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Why didn't Jews fight back? It is a perennial question in the dialogue surrounding the Holocaust. Despite the abundance of scholarship on overt and underground Jewish resistance that has emerged in the years since World War II, the myth of Jewish passivity in the Holocaust persists in our society." 
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Soldiers in Normandy: The Americans June to August 1944, Thers, Alexandre
116 Thers, Alexandre Soldiers in Normandy: The Americans June to August 1944
Havertown, PA Casemate 2005 1st English Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
Color Illustrations; This book is a trade paperback. This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "The American units that invaded Normandy were at full strength, well trained and supplied, and perfectly adept at teamwork. Although the vast majority of soldiers had no previous combat experience, they adpated quickly and effectively to the challenges confronting them in the Normandy countryside." 
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Panzer IV at War 1939-1945 Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Thomas, Paul
117 Thomas, Paul Panzer IV at War 1939-1945 Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
London, England Pen and Sword Books Ltd. 2012 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "Uniquely the Panzer IV, the standard German battle tank, was in production and action throughout the Second World War." 
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The Watery Hell A Novel about the Unsung Heroes of World War II, Thompson, Ray
118 Thompson, Ray The Watery Hell A Novel about the Unsung Heroes of World War II
Joppa, MD Creative Books 1993 2nd Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good to Near Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a rectangular spot of rubbing to the front endpaper where a previous owner's address label has been removed. The title page has been clipped at the top edge (possibly where a previous owner's name was removed). The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but does have some light edge wear, rubbing and several small edge tears. "When 217 men die in the fiery furnace of an unarmed tanker torpedoed off the coast of North Carolina shortly afte America's entry into World War II, one of the five survivors vows to get even with the arrogant captain of the Nazi U-boat. His torment to keep that promise over the next two and one-half years is matched by the experiences of his two sons, also merchant seamen, who team up on a Liberty ship beset with problems." ; Signed by Author 
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Armoured Warfare in the Battle for Normandy, Tucker-Jones, Anthony
119 Tucker-Jones, Anthony Armoured Warfare in the Battle for Normandy
London, England Pen and Sword Books Ltd. 2012 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "The remarkable photographs Anthony Tucker-Jones has selected for this book show in graphic detail the role armour played in the Allied struggle to exploit the D-Day landings and liberate occupied France." 
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Armoured Warfare in the North African Campaign Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Tucker-Jones, Anthony
120 Tucker-Jones, Anthony Armoured Warfare in the North African Campaign Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives
London, England Pen and Sword Books Ltd. 2011 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "The North African campaign, the struggle of the Italians and Germans against the Allies in Egypt, Libya and Tunisia between 1940 and 1943, was a war of movement and manoeuvre..." 
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