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5th Infantry Division : Fort Ord California Company E RFA Regiment

By: Newsfoto Publishing Company / United States Army

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Monterey, CA / San Angelo, TX, Newsfoto Publishing Company / United States Army: 1957

Seller ID: A36684

Condition: Very Good


Color Illustration; This book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some bumping and rubbing. There is some ground-in dirt to the covers and some light fraying and wear to the spine ends and corners. The text pages are clean and bright. "After the American entry into World War I, land was purchased just north of the city of Monterey along Monterey Bay for use as an artillery training field for the United States Army by the U. S. Department of War. The area was known as the Gigling Reservation, U. S. Field Artiller... View more info

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A History Of The Second Regiment Of Engineers United States Army From its Organization in Mexico 1916 to its Watch on the Rhine 1919

By: Second Regiment Of Engineers United States Army

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Cologne, Germany, M. Dumont Schauberg: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38575

Condition: Fair


Color Illustrations; This book is in Fair condition only - The book is in complete, generally decent condition, but there's noticeable water spotting / tidemarking / warping to the boards and text pages. The interior is generally clean and neat. All the foldable maps are complete and in good condition. The pages are noticeably toned. The rear cover of the book has black spotting and there's a patch of pink / reddish discoloration (looks like it was sitting next to a book with red covers and the water damage transferred the red ink from that one to this). The front pastedown page and front cove... View more info

Image for The Coast Artillery School (fort Monroe, Virginia)  Department of Enlisted Specialists: Motor Transportation

The Coast Artillery School (fort Monroe, Virginia) Department of Enlisted Specialists: Motor Transportation

By: United States Army

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Fort Monroe, VA, United States Army: 1942

Seller ID: A38029

Condition: Good


8" x 10.5" Instruction / Information manual for the Coast Artillery School. THe book has cardstock covers and a side stapled binding. The book is in Good only condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The front cover has become detached and both covers and interior pages have noticeable toning and water spotting. Subjects covered include Convoys, Diesel Engines, Fuels and Lubricants, Maintenance, Replacement Parts and Supplies, Vehicles and more. View more info

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Do You Want To Travel Learn Earn

By: United States Army

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., United States Army: 1919

Seller ID: A39738

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a US Army recruitment brochure with three vertical folds. The brochure is in Very Good+ condition. The paper is clean and bright, and the edges of the brochure and crisp and clean, with only one small curl to the bottom corner. Included are photos of the army in Alaska, Panama, educational training, vocational training , and more. Pay rate runs from $30 a month to $121.50 a month and mentions 14 branches to choose from. View more info

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Artillery: Eight Lectures Given In The Course Of Instruction At The Army Balloon School (arcadia, Ca)

By: United States Army

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Arcadia, CA, United States Army: 1919

Seller ID: A38679

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback with cardstock covers and side stapling. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The covers are mostly clean, but have some ground-in finger dirt to the spine and rear cover. The text pages are clean and bright. Lectures include: Material, Shells and Fuses, Trajectory, Dispersion, Adjustment of Fire with Balloon Observation, Liaison Between the Artillery and Observer, Organization of Artillery, and, The Missions of the Artillery in an Attack. "The First World War saw several developments in artillery warfa... View more info

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Study And Exploitation Of Aerial Photographs I : Text , II: Plates

By: United States Army

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., United States Army: 1918

Seller ID: A38678

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback book with flexible cloth covers and a glued spine. The book is in Near Fine condition and was issued without a dust jacket. There is some beginning edge wear and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. There is an inked number on the top edge of the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. There are two folded plates at the rear of the book. "By this time, sophisticated aerial photography from kites, balloons and even pigeons had already developed significantly thanks to a century of experiments by scientists and... View more info

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Correct Use Of Gas Mask Equipment

By: United States Army

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., United States Army: 1917

Seller ID: A35483

Condition: Very Good


This is a small folded sheet which make up an instructional booklet for using a gas mask during World War I. The booklet includes a string on a gromet for quick retrieval of instructions, and the interior area includes replacement plasters (3) and a data area for noting usage. Also included is a small heavy paper envelope to keep the instructions safe. The outer envelope has ground-in dirt, rubbing and wear along with several spots of foxing. The interior booklet is mostly clean and bright, with one foredge rubbed and worn. "Gas masks used in World War One were made as a result of poison g... View more info

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The Arcadian Observer Vol. 1 No. 15 - Vol. 1 No. 25 (1918-1919)

By: United States Army Balloon School

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Arcadia, CA, United States Army Balloon School: 1919

Seller ID: A38402

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is a group of base newspaper / Journal : The Arcadian Observer (Vol. 1 Nos 15-25) 1918-1919. The newspapers / journals are all in Very Good to Very Good+ condition . The covers have some toning / darkening, some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners. The text pages are mostly clean, thought with toning due the paper used. "There are two issues with No. 16, but with two different dates. (the first being Nov. 16, 1918, the second is Nov. 23, 1918) For a total of 11 issues. "On May 13th, 1918, authority to start construction of the Balloon School,... View more info

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Souvenir Of The Land Of The Southern Cross

By: United States Army Forces In Australia

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., United States Army: 1945

Seller ID: A36264

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is a small format paperback book with illustrated covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The covers have some overall rubbing and there are creases to the corners. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the rear inside cover. "The 23rd Infantry Division, more commonly known as the Americal Division, of the United States Army was activated 27 May 1942 on the island of New Caledonia. In... View more info