World War II

World War II

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Resistance Jews and Christians Who Defied the Nazi Terror, Tec, Nechama
121 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
122 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
123 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
124 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
125 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
126 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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Pearl Harbor Roosevelt and the Coming of the War, Waller, George M. (edited and with an introduction by)
127 Waller, George M. (edited and with an introduction by) Pearl Harbor Roosevelt and the Coming of the War
Boston, MA D. C. Heath and Company 1983 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Very Good 
This is a trade paperback with cardstock covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The covers have some noticeable toning and light rubbing to spine ends and corners. The text pages are clean and bright with the exception of two pages which have a couple of paragraphs underlined in ink. "In Teheran and Tokyo, in Rio de Janeiro and Ottawa, in Paris and London - in every capital city around the world the eyes of political leaders are focused on Washington. The position of the United States has become so important that even a threatened shift in American foreign policy may precipitate in one country or another a fiscal crisis, the fall of a government, or the inauguration of revolution." 
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Stalingrad 1942-1943 The Infernal Cauldron, Walsh, Stephen
128 Walsh, Stephen Stalingrad 1942-1943 The Infernal Cauldron
New York Thomas Dunne Books / St. Martin's Press 2000 Trade Edition 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. "The German invasion of Russia in 1941 was Hitler's biggest gamble in his quest for Lebensraum (living space) - and it was at Stalingrad that his gambit failed." 
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Stalingrad The Infernal Cauldron, Walsh, Stephen
129 Walsh, Stephen Stalingrad The Infernal Cauldron
London, England Amber Books Ltd. 2013 Reprint Fine in Fine dust jacket 
B&W and 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 German invasion of the Soviet Union in 1941 was Hitler's biggest gamble in his quest for Lebensraum (living space) - and it was at Stalingrad that his gamble failed." 
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The Background of Our War, War Department Bureau of Public Relations
130 War Department Bureau of Public Relations The Background of Our War
New York & Cleveland Farrar & Rinehart, Inc. 1942 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Near Fine 
Graphs; This book is in Near Fine condition and is lacking the dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "In mid-November of 1941, as America's new army was completing the first year of its training, the War Department Bureau of Public Relations was given a directive, unique in our military history. The men in uniform were to be told the full story of the events which had finally compelled America to rearm and to prepare once more for major war." 
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The War An Intimate History 1941-1945, Ward, Geoffrey C. and Ken Burns
131 Ward, Geoffrey C. and Ken Burns The War An Intimate History 1941-1945
New York Alfred A. Knopf 2007 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
B&W and 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 vivid voices that speak from these pages are not those of historians or scholars. They are the voices of ordinary men and women who experienced - and helped to win - the most devastating war in history, in which between 50 and 60 million lives were lost." 
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British Tanks : The Second World War Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Ware, Pat
132 Ware, Pat British Tanks : The Second World War 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. "Perhaps the British did not produce the most successful tanks of the second World War, but they certainly designed an extraordinary range of l ight, medium and heavy tanks along with many that were adapted for special purposes." 
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Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler A Military History, 1933-45, Weingartner, James J.
133 Weingartner, James J. Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler A Military History, 1933-45
Nashville, TN Battery Classics N.D. Book Club Edition 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. "Answerably only to Hitler and commanded by his Bavarian bodyguard Sepp Dietrich, the Leibstandarte was a finely honed instrument of Nazi terror that would prove its loyalty in the infamous Blood Purge of 1934, then go on to win battle honors in furious actions from the Western Offensive to Barbarossa through the bitter defense of The Fatherland." 
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1st Infantry Division Big Red One, Westwell, Ian
134 Westwell, Ian 1st Infantry Division Big Red One
London, England Military Book Club 2002 Book Club Edition Hardcover Fine 
B&W and Color 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. "At 06.05 hours on the morning of 23 October 1917, a French-made 75mm field gun, serial number 13579 fired a shrapnel round against a German battery positioned close to the village of Rechicourt on the Western Front." 
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The Depths of Courage American Submariners at War with Japan, 1941-1945, Whitlock, Flint & Ron Smith (with a foreword by Vice Admiral Albert Konetzni)
135 Whitlock, Flint & Ron Smith (with a foreword by Vice Admiral Albert Konetzni) The Depths of Courage American Submariners at War with Japan, 1941-1945
New York Berkeley Caliber 2007 Book Club Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some edge wear, several small edge nicks and tears and one smallish chip from the bottom front flap joint. "To preserve the Submarine Force's heroic tales of war beneath the seal, critically acclaimed author and military historian Flint Whitlock, in collaboration with decorated WWII submarine veteran Ron Smith, set out on a journey of more than two years to interview submariners and to record their stories of the Pacific Campaign." 
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The SS: Hitler's Instrument of Terror The Full Story from Street Fighters to The Waffen - SS, Williamson, Gordon
136 Williamson, Gordon The SS: Hitler's Instrument of Terror The Full Story from Street Fighters to The Waffen - SS
Osceola, WI Motorbooks International 1999 Reprint Hardcover Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ 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. "Initially a handful of men raised to be Adolf Hitler's personal bodyguard, the SS - meaning protection squad - eventually became a multi-headed beast with many responsibilities. It ran internal security with ruthless efficiency." 
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T-34 /76 Medium Tank 1941-1945, Zaloga, Steven
137 Zaloga, Steven T-34 /76 Medium Tank 1941-1945
London, England Osprey Military Books 1997 Reprint; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine Illustrated by Peter Sarson 
B&W and Color 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. Included is a poster of the T-34 /46 Medium Tank. "The T-34 was the most influential tank design of the Second World War. When first introduced into combat in the summer of 1941, it represented a revolutionary leap forward in tank design." 
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The Korsun Pocket The Encirclement and Breakout of a German Army in the East, 1944, Zetterling, Niklas & Anders Frankson
138 Zetterling, Niklas & Anders Frankson The Korsun Pocket The Encirclement and Breakout of a German Army in the East, 1944
Drexel Hill, PA Casemate 2008 1st American 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. "During the second half of 1943, after the failure at Kursk, Germany's Army Group South fell back from Russia under repeated hammerblows from the Red Army. Under Erich von Manstein, however, the Germans were able to avoid serious defeats, while at the same time fending off Hitler's insane orders to hold on to the useless territory." 
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