World War II

World War II

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To the Bitter End The Final Battles of Army Groups North Ukraine, A, and Center - Eastern Front, 1944, 45, Hinze, Rolf
61 Hinze, Rolf To the Bitter End The Final Battles of Army Groups North Ukraine, A, and Center - Eastern Front, 1944, 45
Philadelphia, PA Casemate 2010 1st American Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book. 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. "A penetrating account of the Wehrmacht's last stand on the eastern front of Europe, as it was driven by the Red Army from the depths of Russia." 
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SS - Totenkopf France 1940 Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Holroyd, Jack
62 Holroyd, Jack SS - Totenkopf France 1940 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. "By the end of the Second World War the reputation of Hitler's Schutzstaffel (SS) had become so heavily sullied that the organization was branded and banned in post-war Germany." 
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Ss-Totenkopf France 1940 Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives, Holroyd, Jack
63 Holroyd, Jack Ss-Totenkopf France 1940 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. "By the end of the Second World War the reputation of Hitler's Schutzstafel (SS) had become so heavily sullied that the organization was branded criminal and banned in post-war Germany." 
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Another River, Another Town A Teenage Tank Gunner Comes of Age in Combat - 1945, Irwin, John P.
64 Irwin, John P. Another River, Another Town A Teenage Tank Gunner Comes of Age in Combat - 1945
New York Random House 2002 Book Club Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Fine dust jacket Book Club Edition 
B&W Illustrations; This book in in Near Fine condition and has a Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright, with the exception of the last text page which has some spotting. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. "Many narrative accounts of men in combat during World War II have conveyed the horrors and emotions of warfare. However, not many reveal in such an intimate way the struggle of innocent youth to adapt to the primitive code of kill or be killed, to transform from lads into combat soldiers." 
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Head Of The Line A Holocaust Survivor's Memoir, Jackson, Michael (Jakubowics)
65 Jackson, Michael (Jakubowics) Head Of The Line A Holocaust Survivor's Memoir
Brooklyn, NY Moriah Offset Corp. 2000 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Very Good+ 
This is a trade paperback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping, and beginning creasing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. "I came through the Holocaust because of a series of often inexplicable circumstances, all of which were beyond my control. For instance, my 6-foot-2 1/2 -inch height positioned me at the head of the line in forced marches across Europe. For a time, I benefited from this - at least minimally." 
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The Panzerkampfwagen II at War Armor at War Series, Jerchel, Michael and Waldemar Trojca
66 Jerchel, Michael and Waldemar Trojca The Panzerkampfwagen II at War Armor at War Series
Hong Kong / UK Concord Publications / Military Book Club 1997 Book Club Edition Paperback Fine 
B&W and Color Illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book. This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. This book also includes a poster. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "In 1934 military demands, especially those made by Guderian, called for and led to the development of a 15-ton tank, to be armed with a yet undisclosed armor piercing armament and coaxially mounted machine gun." 
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Tomorrow Will Be Better A True Story of Love and One Family's Triumph over the Horrors of World War II, Kapral, Zdena
67 Kapral, Zdena Tomorrow Will Be Better A True Story of Love and One Family's Triumph over the Horrors of World War II
Tucson, AZ Harbinger House 1990 1st Trade Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
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. "Easy times don't make heroes. Zdena Kapral survived three of the bloodiest events of the twentieth century, and her story proves that heroes are merely ordinary people who act heroically in extra-ordinary circumstances." 
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The Air War Over Europe Gun Camera Footage of World War II Photography from Allied Fighters and Bombers Over Occupied Europe, Keeney, L. Douglas
68 Keeney, L. Douglas The Air War Over Europe Gun Camera Footage of World War II Photography from Allied Fighters and Bombers Over Occupied Europe
Louisville, KY Avion Park 1999 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. This is an oversized paperback book. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "Despite the obvious risks, World War II was actually well covered by military and civilian photographers. They landed on D-Day, they marched with the soldiers, they sailed with the sailors - and they flew with the bombers over Nazi Germany." 
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Victory Harvest Diary of a Canadian in the Women's Land Army, 1940-1944, Kelsey, Marion
69 Kelsey, Marion Victory Harvest Diary of a Canadian in the Women's Land Army, 1940-1944
Montreal, Canada McGill-Queen's University Press 1997 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED EDITION. This book is in 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. This copy has been signed on the title page, with a long inscription, by the author. The dust jacket is mostly clean and bright, but has some light edge wear and bumping to the spine ends and corners. "Based on the diary Marion Kelsey kept while in the Women's Land Army during World War II, Victory Harvest is a personal remembrance of wartime Britain. Kelsey and her husband were reunited on his quarterly leaves and the journal records their travels through much of England amid air raids, bombings, and machine-gun fire, providing a unique travelogue of Britain in the 1940's." ; Signed by Author 
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War Without Garlands, Kershaw, Robert J.
70 Kershaw, Robert J. War Without Garlands
New York Sarpedon 2000 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. "Operation Barbarossa, the German invasion of Russai, was the largest military campaign in history. On June 22, 1941, three million Axis troops attacked on a 1,000 mile front..." 
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D-Day with the Screaming Eagles, Koskimaki, George
71 Koskimaki, George D-Day with the Screaming Eagles
Havertown, PA Casemate 2002 1st American Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near Fine condition and has a Very Good+ dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some beginning tide marking to the bottom edges of the book cover. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean but has some noticeable water damage to the reverse of the dust jacket. "Awed by the incredibe heroism, courage, and sheer guts of the soldiers who took part in the D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944, many of us have wondered what it must have been like to know the terrible odds and yet be willing - even eager - to fly in the face of those odds." 
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Corregidor G.I., Leek, Jerome B. (Staff Sergeant)
72 Leek, Jerome B. (Staff Sergeant) Corregidor G.I.
Culver City, CA Highland Press 1948 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Signed by Author
B&W Photographs; SIGNED EDITION. This book is in Very Good+ condition and lacks the dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and edge wear to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The top edge of the front cover of the book has some light sunning and there is some ground-in dirt and spotting to the rear cover. The text pages are clean and bright. This copy has been signed with an inscription by the author on the front pastedown page. "During World War II, Corregidor played an important role during the invasion and liberation of the Philippines from Japanese forces. Heavily bombarded in the latter part of the war, the ruins left on the island serve as a military memorial to American, Filipino and Japanese soldiers who served or lost their lives on the island. Corregidor is one of the important historic and tourist sites in the country."; Signed by Author 
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The Men Of Company K The Autobiography of a World War II Rifle Company, Leinbaugh, Harold P. and John D. Campbell
73 Leinbaugh, Harold P. and John D. Campbell The Men Of Company K The Autobiography of a World War II Rifle Company
New York William Morrow and Company, Inc. 1985 1st Edition; 1st Printing 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 price clipped dust jacket is mostly clean and bright. "The American Rifle Company of World War 2 proved the spearhead of the battalion and evolved along with the conflict. Initially, the Company consisted of six officers to 187 enlisted personnel though, by June of 1945, this was rewritten as 6 officers to 236 enlisted men. The platoon was armed with M1 Garands self-loading rifles, M1 Carbine semi-automatic rifles, .45 caliber pistol sidearms and 60mm infantry mortars (the latter as part of the 'mortar section'). Snipers (those individual elements with scoped M1903 Springfield bolt-action rifles) were assigned by the platoon leader to the best marksman in the platoon and submachine guns were assigned as required / available in place of an M1 Garand service rifle. Hand grenades were standard for each infantryman. Three rifleman were further equipped with muzzle adapters for firing rifle grenades." 
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Boats in the Night Knud Dyby's Story of Resistance and Rescue (or Knud Dyby's Involvement in the Rescue of the Danish Jews and the Danish Resistance, Loeffler, Martha (as told by) (edited by John Mark Nielsen)
74 Loeffler, Martha (as told by) (edited by John Mark Nielsen) Boats in the Night Knud Dyby's Story of Resistance and Rescue (or Knud Dyby's Involvement in the Rescue of the Danish Jews and the Danish Resistance
Dana College, Blair, NE Lur Publications / Danish Immigrant Archive 1999 2nd Printing Paperback Very Good+ Signed by Author
B&W Photographs; SIGNED EDITION. This edition is an oversized paperback. Spine ends & corners of book covers have a bit of light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean & bright. There is some ground-in dirt to the foredge of the text block and a couple of text pages. Edited by John Mark Nielsen and with a foreword by U. S. Senator Paul Simon. Signed by Loeffler on the top corner of the title page: "To / Tony Mistlin, / with best wishes / Martha Loeffler / 11-13-99". Overall, a very good+ copy. "Outside of the Jewish and Danish communities, few people know the story of heroism that took place during the Nazi occupation of Denmark, and this book should help reach a larger audience. We need to be reminded that people of courage must protect the rights of others." ; Signed by Author 
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Das Reich The Military Role of the 2nd SS Division, Lucas, James
75 Lucas, James Das Reich The Military Role of the 2nd SS Division
New York Cassell / Sterling 1991 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. "The post-war years hav revealed the full reality of Hitler's Third Reich, and accounts of atrocities considered mere propoganda during the war have been sadly substantiated." 
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A Collector's Guide to Third Reich Militaria, Lumsden, Robin
76 Lumsden, Robin A Collector's Guide to Third Reich Militaria
New York Hippocrene Books 1994 4th Printing Paperback Very Good+ 
B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some rolling to the front foredge of the book cover. The text pages are mostly clean and bright, but do have some light foxing. "The collecting of Third Reich militaria began even before the cessation of hostilities in Europe in May 1945." 
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A Collector's Guide to Third Reich Militaria: Detecting the Fakes, Lumsden, Robin
77 Lumsden, Robin A Collector's Guide to Third Reich Militaria: Detecting the Fakes
London / New York Ian Allan Ltd. / Hippocrene Books 1992 3rd Printing Paperback Near Fine 
B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book. This book is in Near 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. 
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SS Regalia, Lumsden, Robin (with Photographs from the Collection of Ulric of England)
78 Lumsden, Robin (with Photographs from the Collection of Ulric of England) SS Regalia
New York Military Book Club 1999 Book Club Edition 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 SS, in all of its many guises, was one of the key political-military structures of the Third Reich. It grew from a small, fanatical troop of 200 men who were Hitler's personal bodyguard, to an organization of hundreds of thousands of personnel who were involved in every aspect of German societey during the war." 
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SS- Totenkopf The History of the Death's Head Division 1940-45, Mann, Dr. Chris
79 Mann, Dr. Chris SS- Totenkopf The History of the Death's Head Division 1940-45
Osceola, WI MBI Publishing Company 2001 1st American Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
B&W Illustrations; This book is in Fine condition and has a Near 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 with the exception of one small semi-closed tear to the top spine end. "The divisions of the Waffen-SS were the elite of Hitler's armies in World War II. " 
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General Marshall's Victory Report On The Winning Of World War II In Europe And The Pacific Biennial Report of the Chief of Staff of the United States Army, 1943 to 1945, to the Secretary of War, Marshall, General
80 Marshall, General General Marshall's Victory Report On The Winning Of World War II In Europe And The Pacific Biennial Report of the Chief of Staff of the United States Army, 1943 to 1945, to the Secretary of War
Porterville, CA War Department-Mt. Whitney Post No. 2001 1945 1st Edition Thus; 1st Printing Metal comb binding Very Good- Trade PB 
B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good- condition and was issued without a dust jacket. This is a spiral bound document printed by the Mt. Whitney Post of the War Dept. With the Victory Report of General Marshall which also includes an "Added Section featuring the Contributions made by our own Community toward the Winning of the War" . This report was printed in a number of different communities . The covers have noticeable fading and toning. The edges of the covers have wear and tearing at the spiral binding. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. Several of the text pages have dog-earing. The title page has been disbound and is laid-in. Included at the end of the report are a variety of advertisements from the area of Porterville, CA. There is also a list of the veterans of World War II that died in service, and a furthe list of veterans of the Porterville VFW. "Dear Mr. Secretary: For the first time since assuming this office six years ago, it is possible for me to report that the security of the United States of Ameica is entirely in our own hands. Since my last formal report to you on the state of the Army, our forces in Europe, air and ground, have contributed mightily to the complete destruction of the Axis Enemy." "Marshall's name was given to the Marshall Plan, subsequent to a commencement address he presented as Secretary of State at Harvard University in June 1947. The speech recommended that the Europeans collectively to create their own plan for rebuilding Europe after World War II noting, "It is logical that the United States should do whatever it is able to do to assist in the return of normal economic health in the world." The State Department developed most of the plan, and Truman was shrewd enough to let Marshall's name be attached to it. Unlike Truman, Marshall was widely admired by members of both political parties. Marshall received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1953 for the plan, which was aimed at the economic recovery of Western Europe after World War II" 
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