Category: World War I

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 20

Image for The Pangerman Plot Unmasked Berlin's Formidable Peace-Trap of the Drawn War

The Pangerman Plot Unmasked Berlin's Formidable Peace-Trap of the Drawn War

By: Cheradame, Andre (with an introduction by the Earl of Cromer)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1918

Edition: 9th Printing

Seller ID: A35059

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. There is some beginning bumping and rubbing to the spine ends. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. This copy is lacking the front endpaper and the half title page has noticeable foxing, as do the rear endpapers. "M. Cheradame explains - and I believe with perfect accuracy - the nature of the German objective. It is, in his opinion, to lay secure and stable foundations for the system known as Pan-Germanism." "Pan-Germanism or P... View more info

Image for Reparations The Contract Made by Germany and Her Ability to Fulfill It

Reparations The Contract Made by Germany and Her Ability to Fulfill It

By: De Sanchez, J. A. M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, 1921

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38292

Condition: Very Good+


This is a trade sized booklet with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The booklet is mostly clean and bright. The covers have some fading / toning. There is one tiny nick / chip to the rear cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "World War I reparations were war reparations imposed during the Paris Peace Conference upon the Central Powers following their defeat in the First World War by the Allied and Associate Powers. Each of the defeated powers was required to make payments in either cash or kind. Because of the financial situation Austria, Hungary, and Turkey found themselves in... View more info

Image for The First Shot For Liberty The Story of an American Who Went over with the First Expeditionary Force and Served His Country At the Front

The First Shot For Liberty The Story of an American Who Went over with the First Expeditionary Force and Served His Country At the Front

By: De Varila, Corporal Osborne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, John C. Winston Company: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A32534

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good- condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean condition. There is some light bumping, rubbing and wear to the spine ends, corners and edges of the book covers. There is some light fraying and cracking to the front spine joint. The rear cover has several light spots of ground-in dirt. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. The endpapers have noticeable generalized toning. There are 6 full page black and white photographs and one fold-out map. "The American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) consisted of the ... View more info

Image for Behind the German Veil A Record of A Journalistic War Pilgrimage

Behind the German Veil A Record of A Journalistic War Pilgrimage

By: Debeaufort, J. M. (Count Van Maurik De Beaufort)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead and Company: 1918

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: A34357

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; US trade edition. This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is sunning and fading to spots on the book covers along with a bit of light edge wear and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper. "In the following chapters I have tried to record my impressions, observations, interviews and adventures on a somewhat extensive journalistic pilgrimage through Germany in war-time." "Since he habitually wore a top hat, mo... View more info

Image for A Yankee In The Trenches

A Yankee In The Trenches

By: Holmes, R. Derby

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown, and Company: 1918

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: A38570

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine of the book has a bit of a slant. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The covers have generalized ground-in dirt. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name on the front endpaper and a ink stamped name on the front pastedown page. The rear cover has an inked date. The rear inner hinge has cracked and been repaired. "In 1916, Robert Derby Holmes, ... View more info

Image for Headquarters Nights A Record of Conversations and Experiences At the Headquarters of the German Army in France and Belgium

Headquarters Nights A Record of Conversations and Experiences At the Headquarters of the German Army in France and Belgium

By: Kellogg, Vernon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1917

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: A38396

Condition: Very Good+


This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in mostly clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners have some light bumping and rubbing. The text pages are clean and bright. There are two previous owner's names on the front endpaper and a previous owner's ink stamped name and address on the front pastedown page. "His academic career was interrupted by two years (1915 and 1916) spent in Brussels as director of Hoover's humanitarian American Commission for Relief in Belgium. Initially a pacifist, Kellogg dined with the officers of th... View more info

Image for Tommy Atkins At War  (As Told in His Own Letters)

Tommy Atkins At War (As Told in His Own Letters)

By: Kilpatrick, James A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, McBride, Nast & Company: 1914

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38391

Condition: Very Good+


This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. There is some very beginning bumping to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. There is a previous owner's inked name (and Chinese Chop) on the front endpaper, along with an ink stamped name and city at the bottom corner of the front endpaper. There is an inked code on the rear endpaper. "Tommy Atkins (often just Tommy) is slang for a common soldier in the British Army. It was certainly well established during the nineteen... View more info

Image for Ypres And The Battles Of Ypres Michelin Illustrated Guides to the Battefields

Ypres And The Battles Of Ypres Michelin Illustrated Guides to the Battefields

By: Michelin Illustrated Guides

Price: $20.00

Publisher: France, Michelin & Cie: 1920

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39729

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; English Language editionThis book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The spine of the book has noticeable toning, and there is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and the corners of the book covers, along with several spots of discoloration. The text pages are clean and bright. View more info

Image for Monstrous Regiment The Story of the Women of the First World War

Monstrous Regiment The Story of the Women of the First World War

By: Mitchell, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A33878

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 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 generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have some beginning bumping. The text pages are clean and bright. There are several patches of spotting / foxing to the foredge of the text block. The dust jacket has several edge tears, nicks and spots of rubbing, along with one medium sized chip missing from the top spine. "But because women were paid less than men, there was a worry that employers would continue to emp... View more info

Image for Maverick Navy

Maverick Navy

By: Moffat, Alexander W. Capt. Usnr

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Middletown, CT, Wesleyan University Press: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39468

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 clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket has some rubbing, edge wear to the spine ends and corners, and a couple of small edge nicks and tears. "During the First World War, submarines were a major threat. They operated in the Baltic, North Sea, Black Sea and Mediterranean as well as the North Atlantic. Previously they had been limited to relatively calm and protected waters. The vessels used to combat them were a range of small, fast... View more info

Image for Criticisms About Y.m.c.a. War Work And Answers

Criticisms About Y.m.c.a. War Work And Answers

By: Mott, John Raleigh (M. A. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, No Publisher Listed.: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38028

Condition: Good


This is a trade sized pamphlet with thin paper covers and a stapled spine. The pamphlet is in Good only condition. The spine ends and corners of the book covers have edge wear, rubbing and nicking. The front cover has torn and is only hanging on by a small bit. The covers and text pages have noticeable toning. The text pages are generally clean. "John Raleigh Mott (May 25, 1865 – January 31, 1955) was an evangelist and long-serving leader of the Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) and the World Student Christian Federation (WSCF). He received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1946 for his wo... View more info

Image for I Flew with the Lafayette Escadrille

I Flew with the Lafayette Escadrille

By: Parsons, Edwin C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, IN, E. C. Seale & Company: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: A35503

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; This is a reprint of the 1937 printing by E. C. Seale & Co. The book is in Very Good+ condition and has a Very Good- dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition with the exception of some light bumping, edge wear and a couple of small nicks to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is generally clean and bright, but does have generalized toning, especially to the spine, along with several edge tears, wrinkled spots and creases. The spine joints have rubbing as well. "Early in 1916, a y... View more info

Image for A Flying Fighter An American above the Lines in France

A Flying Fighter An American above the Lines in France

By: Roberts, Lieut. E. M. (R.F.C.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1918

Edition: Early printing

Seller ID: A35327

Condition: Very Good


This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking the dust jacket. Early printing - no statement of printing on the copyright page, but the code B-S shows a February 1918 publication date. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There are several small edge tears to the spine ends and some light bumping and rubbing to the corners. The covers have some beginning spots of ground-in dirt. The text pages are mostly clean and bright. This copy has been removed from the library of the Bohemian Club - it bears the bookplate of the Bohemian Club with a removed from Colle... View more info

Image for The History Of The 116th Engineers First Dept Division American Expeditionary Forces, France

The History Of The 116th Engineers First Dept Division American Expeditionary Forces, France

By: Shields, Corp. Mark A. (editor)

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Angers, Maine ET Loire, France, Caserne Desjardins: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38250

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized paperback book with illustrated cardstock covers and a side 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 bumping, rubbing and creasing. The top spine end has a small, wrinkled tearw. The text pages are noticeably toned, but clean and bright. "The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers provided diverse military services during World War I. The Corps formed the large 1,660-man engineer regiments of the American combat divisions. Army engineers built port facilit... View more info

Image for Aircraft Of The 1914-1918 War

Aircraft Of The 1914-1918 War

By: Thetford, O. G. (compiled by) D. A. Russell ( Managing editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Harleyford: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A39452

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is an oversized book. The book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. There is some light bumping and rubbing to the spine ends and corners of the book covers. There is some light ground-in dirt, and one spot of discoloration to the rear cover. The text pages are clean and bright. "Douglas Arthur Russell was born in Southend-on-Sea in 1902, attended school in Westcliff-on-Sea, and then Uppingham School, Rutland. His father, Charles Arthur Russell ran his own business involved with ... View more info

Image for Conventional Map Signs British And French January 1918

Conventional Map Signs British And French January 1918

By: U. S. Geological Survey

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Washington D. C., U. S. Geological Survey: 1918

Seller ID: A38672

Condition: Very Good+


B&W and Color Illustrations; This is one small sheet of cardstock, folded once vertically. The interior includes color and black and white illustrations of different marks used by the British (on the left side) and French (on the right) as part of their maps for World War I - possibly especially for trench warfare. The front of this item, with the title has some light, generalized toning and a previous owner's inked name and squadron (59th squadron) on the top edge. The interior is clean and bright. "Trench warfare prevailed on the Western Front from late 1914 until the Germans launched th... View more info

Image for Handwritten Signalman's Log From May, 7th, 1918 Through Sept 17, 1918 For the USS Calamares (AF-18)

Handwritten Signalman's Log From May, 7th, 1918 Through Sept 17, 1918 For the USS Calamares (AF-18)

By: U. S. S. Calamares (Af-18)

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Atlantic Ocean, USS Calamares: 1918

Seller ID: A37449

Condition: Good


B&W Illustrations; This is a small cloth covered hardback (trade sized) in Good only condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The spine of the book is mostly gone though the stitching and binding of the book is generally solid condition. There is a faint US Navy Seal on the front cover, along with heavy ground-in dirt and previous owner's handwritten doodles and notes. There are approximately 75 leaves (making approx. 150 pages). The front endpaper / first text page has been torn vertically and is missing half of the page. The text pages are mostly handwritten in pencil (occasional ink ... View more info

Image for University Of California A Glimpse Of Its Military Activites 1917-1918

University Of California A Glimpse Of Its Military Activites 1917-1918

By: University Of California

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Berkeley, CA, University of California: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A38378

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This is a trade sized booklet with cardstock covers and a stapled spine. The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The covers have some toning to the edges. The text pages are clean and bright. "Signal Corps School of Military Aeronautics: Established 21 May 1917 with a capacity of 1,020 students.. On 27 June 1917, a contract was entered into between the Signal Corps, U. S. Army, for and in behalf of the United States of America, and the University of California, whereby the University of California agreed to provide, properly equip and ma... View more info

Image for The Martial Adventures Of Henry And Me

The Martial Adventures Of Henry And Me

By: White, William Allen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, MacMillan Company: 1918

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing

Seller ID: A36139

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good+ condition and is lacking a 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 spine of the book has noticeable fading. The text pages are clean and bright. The rear endpaper has noticeable toning and the front endpaper and front pastedown page has several spots of foxing. "The last quarter century of White's life was spent as an unofficial national spokesman for Middle America. This led President Franklin Roosevelt to ask White t... View more info

Image for World War I Balloonists Training Material From Arcadia, Ca. Fort Ross U.s. Ballooning Training School

World War I Balloonists Training Material From Arcadia, Ca. Fort Ross U.s. Ballooning Training School

By: World War I Balloonists Ephemera

Price: $3,500.00

Publisher: Arcadia, CA, U. S. Government Printing Office: 0

Seller ID: A38985

Condition: Very Good


In 1909 the United States Army set up a training reservation in Omaha, NE to train pilots (aviation) and balloonists (observation / signal corp. ) to begin utilizing the newest technological advances in flight in aid of the military. The facility in Nebraska had some unfortunate drawbacks - mostly weather related and after several years, other training facilities were opened, first in Texas, and then, as war beckoned, a facility in Southern California was opened just outside of Arcadia, CA. This facility became known as Ross field and was established June 3rd, 1918. Called the Army Balloon Sch... View more info