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Battle Of Britain: The Hardest Day 18 August 1940

By: Price, Alfred

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1979

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39466

Condition: Very Good+ in Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and small chips missing, along with rubbing and edge wear. "Dr Alfred Price served as an aircrew officer in the Royal Air Force, where he was a crewman on Vulcan bombers and specialised in electronic warfare and air fighting tactics. In a military flying career spanning fifteen years he logged over 4,0... View more info

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Descent Into Darkness Pearl Harbor, 1941 (A Navy Diver's Memoir)

By: Raymer, Commander Edward C.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Novato, CA, Presidio Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39629

Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. There is one ink scribble to the front endpaper. The dust jacket is crisp and clean. View more info

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The Knights Of Bushido

By: Russell Of Liverpool, Lord

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co. , Inc.: 1958

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A35526

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Good+ to Near Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping. The text pages are clean and bright. There is some generalized toning to both front and rear endpapers. The price clipped dust jacket has several smallish edge tears, nicks and some ground-in dirt. The rear panel of the dust jacket as a four inch long razor slit with some wear to the edges. "Born Edward Frederick Langley Russell in 1895, Lord Russell ... View more info

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Deutsche Soldaten Uniforms, Equipment & Personal Items of the German Soldier 1939-45

By: Saiz, Agustin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Casemate: 2008

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39108

Condition: 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. View more info

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The Birth Of The Luftwaffe

By: Schliephake, Hanfried

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Henry Regnery Company: 1971

Seller ID: A39471

Condition: 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 spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light rubbing and edge wear. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

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Three Days To Pearl Incredible Encounter on the Eve of War

By: Shepherd, Peter J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39444

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


This book is in Near 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. View more info

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David And Max

By: Simonds, Peter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Aurora Publishers, Inc.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38160

Condition: 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 generally clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright, with the exception of some wear to the bottom text block where it looks like the cutting machine left ragged bits. "Late in World War II and just before the Battle of the Bulge, German Corporals David Kohn and Maximilian Unger were assigned to a secret mission as part of a plan to recapture Antwerp. Captured by the Canadians, the two corporals were returned to the Germans after the war, and the Canadians also supplied... View more info

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Treblinka

By: Steiner, Jean-Francois (with A Preface by Simone De Beauvoir, and translated From The French by Helen Weaver)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 0

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A37021

Condition: 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 mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears and nicks. There is a long vertical scratch to the rear dust jacket panel. "Treblinka was an extermination camp, built and operated by Nazi Germany in occupied Poland during World War II. It was located in a forest north-east of Warsaw, 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) south of the Treblinka train station in what is now... View more info

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Day Of Deceit The Truth about FDR and Pearl Harbor

By: Stinnett, Robert B.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster / Free Press: 2000

Edition: 3rd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: A36627

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Signed edition. This book is in Near 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 has some beginning bumping to the spine ends. This copy has been signed by the author on the title page. "Stinnett participated in World War II from 1942 to 1946 as a naval photographer in the Pacific theater, serving in the same aerial photo group as George H. W. Bush. After the war he worked as a journalist and photographer for the Oakland Tribune. He resigned from the Tribune... View more info

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The Battle Of Britain

By: Turner, John Frayn

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Airlife Publishing Ltd.: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39488

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Near 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. View more info

Image for Coastal Command The Air Ministry Account of the Part Played by Coastal Command in the Battle of the Seas 1939 - 1942

Coastal Command The Air Ministry Account of the Part Played by Coastal Command in the Battle of the Seas 1939 - 1942

By: Uk Admiralty, Air Ministry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, His Majesty's Stationery Office: 1942

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A39493

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This is a paperback book. The book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book is in generally clean condition. There is noticeable slanting to the spine of the book. The front spine joint has been reglued, and there is a chip missing from the bottom spine end. The text pages are clean and bright. "RAF Coastal Command was a formation within the Royal Air Force (RAF). Founded in 1936, it was to act as the RAF maritime arm, after the Fleet Air Arm became part of the Royal Navy in 1937. Naval aviation was neglected in the inter-war period, 1919–1939,... 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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The Oak Leaf: Naval Supply Depot Oakland Volume II, No. 8 (September 1944)

By: United States Navy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oakland, CA, United States Navy: 1944

Seller ID: A36270

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This magazine is slightly larger than a trade paperback. The magazine 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 / darkening, especially to the bottom third of the front cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "The Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Oakland was a supply facility operated by the U. S. Navy in Oakland, California. During World War II, it was a major source of supplies and war materials for ships operating in the Pacific. The ... View more info

Image for Technical Manual : Topographic Drafting  (November 12, 1940) (TM 5-230)

Technical Manual : Topographic Drafting (November 12, 1940) (TM 5-230)

By: War Department

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., War Department: 1940

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36008

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized book with cardstock covers and a glued spine. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine ends, spine joints and corners of the book covers have some rubbing, light bumping and beginning creasing. There are a couple of tiny nicks / tears to the spine ends of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The rear of the book includes numerous fold out sheets with illustrations of handwriting fonts, maps and more. "In modern mapping, a topographic map is a type of map characterized by large-scale detail a... View more info

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Miracle In Hellas The Greeks Fight On

By: Wason, Betty

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1943

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: A37211

Condition: 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 generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has several edge tears and some toning to the spine. "Elizabeth Wason (March 6, 1912 – February 13, 2001) was an American author and broadcast journalist; a pioneer, with such others as Mary Marvin Breckinridge and Sigrid Schultz, of female journalism in the United States. She worked for and with Ed... View more info

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Battle For The Solomons (october-november 1942)

By: Wolfert, Ira

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Literary Guild: 1943

Seller ID: A35886

Condition: 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. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The price clipped dust jacket has several edge nicks and spots of rubbing, along with some light ground-in dirt to the rear cover. "The Solomon Islands campaign was a major campaign of the Pacific War of World War II. The campaign began with Japanese landings and occupation of severa... View more info

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Prelude To Overlord An Account of the Air Operation Which Preceded and Supported Operation Overlord, the Allied Landings in Normandy on D-Day, 6 of June 1944

By: Wynn, Humphrey & Susan Young

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Novato, CA, Presidio Press: 1984

Edition: 1st American Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38640

Condition: 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 rubbing and edge wear, along with a strip of sunning to the top front panel and top spine end. "Operation Overlord was the codename for the Battle of Normandy, the Allied operation that launched the successful invasion of German-occupied Western Europe during World War II. The operation was launched on 6 June 1944 with the Normandy landings (Operation Neptune, commonly known as D-Day). A 1... View more info

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Trapped At Pearl Harbor Escape from Battleship Oklahoma

By: Young, Stephen Bower

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York/ Annapolis, North River Press / Naval Institute: 1991

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: A39323

Condition: 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. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some light rubbing, especially the spine ends and corners. "Stephen Bower Young served as a seaman and petty officer in the regular navy and as a commissioned officer in the naval reserve, from which he retired. He was awarded the Purple Heart for injuries received 7 December 1941 and a Navy Unit Commendation and five battle stars while serving in the light cruiser Honolulu in the Guadalca... View more info

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U.s. Half-tracks In Combat 1941-1945

By: Zaloga, Steven J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Concord Publications Co.: 1999

Edition: Trade Edition

Seller ID: A39333

Condition: Near Fine


Color and B&W illustrations; This is an oversized paperback book with illustrated covers and a glued spine. The 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. View more info