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Best Little Stories from World War II SIGNED

By: Kelly, C. Brian

Price: $8.00

Publisher: VA, Montpelier Publishing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 33810

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition paperback. Author's presentation copy and signed on fep. 215 p. This journalistic history of World War II contains more than 101 vignettes reflecting the war's humor and pathos, triumph and tragedy. Here are stories of how the war affected soldiers and civilians, leaders and common folk alike -- real people who bravely endured the times. View more info

Beyond Fantasy Story of War and Sex SIGNED

By: King, Ernest C.; Edited By William M. Merrill Ph.D.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: KS, King Publishing Co.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 37113

Condition: Near Fine


Signed 1st edition hardcover in beige cloth boards with sharp tips and spine ends, black titles on cover & backstrip. Matching unclipped dj in new mylar shows light sunning along backstrip, and very faint soil spot on foot of frt panel. No chips or tears, displays very well. Internally as new save for light foxing on edge of page block and author's presentation and signature on fep. An exceedingly rare book of World War II exploits of a young man from an average Americ... View more info

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Hellenic Navy Power & Glory

By: Kiriakidis H.N., Lieut K.; Dodos H.N., Lieut Jg I.; Translated by E. Koika

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Greece, General Press Publications S.A.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42930

ISBN: 9608594618

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover in navy blue cloth boards with bright gilt title and one 1" faint white line near head of frt cover. 123 p. text is tight and unmarked and is in both Greek & English. Profusely illust with color and b/w photos. Color photo endpprs. Ancient - modern history included. View more info

Allied Participation in Vietnam, Vietnam Studies

By: Larson, Lieutenant General Stanley Robert; Collins, Brigadier General James Lawton Jr.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: DC, Deptartment of the Army: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43254

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition paperback in yellow mildly surface soiled card covers. 189 pp crisp and unmarked. Includes: The Background 1961-1966, Thailand, The Philippines/ Australia and New Zealand, The Republic of China, The Republic of Korea, Nonmilitary Aid to Vietnam, Appendiz A: Leaflet addressed to the Vietnamese People, Glossary, Index. View more info

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Submariner The Story of Basic Training at the Navy's Famed Submarine School

By: Lent, Henry B.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43538

Condition: Fine


Green cloth hardcover with sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Original unclipped photo illust dj in new mylar has light color loss at tips but displays very well. 182 pp text crisp and unmarked. Join Jim O'Hara and his shipmates as they take you along on their tough eighteen week training course at the U.S. Navy's Submarine School. View more info

Days of Fear The Inside Story of the Iraqui Invasion and Occupation of Kuwait

By: Levins, John

Price: $28.00

Publisher: UAE, Motivate Publishing: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 27349

ISBN: 1873544987

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover with the smallest bits of color loss on unclipped, unpriced dj flap folds (board tips) and middle of dj flap from storage, 672 p text crisp and unmarked. DJ now in new mylar and looks terrific. Gift quality volume. View more info

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The Log of the United States Naval Academy Vol. 37 May 14, 1948 No. 16

By: Leyerle, John & Albers, Hugh Editors

Price: $25.00

Publisher: MD, National Scholastic Press Association: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38332

Condition: Very Good +


Colorful stapled magazine has light discoloration near upper tip and a tiny water spot in center of cover otherwise shows well. 56 pages of crisp text with no tears or writing. A bi-weekly magazine published by the Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy. This edition of The Log discusses the suggestion by Representative Harry Sheppard (D) of California on whether West Point and Annapolis should allow eligibility of women to enroll for study and training. Regular c... View more info

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The Log of the United States Naval Academy Vol. 38 April 15, 1949 No. 14

By: Leyerle, John Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: MD, National Scholastic Press Association: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38331

Condition: Very Good -


Colorful pictorial paperback has a 3" closed tear from foot of spine to lower staple, a diagonal crease near lower tip and is lightly soiled otherwise shows well. 40 pages of crisp text with no writing, few small corner creases and one short closed tear on fep. A bi-weekly magazine published by the Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy. This edition of The Log says good-bye to many of the staff - they are no moving on to careers in the Navy - while also givi... View more info

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The Log of the United States Naval Academy Vol. 38 No. 8 January 21, 1949

By: Leyerle, John Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: MD, National Scholastic Press Association: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38333

Condition: Very Good +


Black & White photo illustrated magazine shows creases and light color loss on stapled spine. 40 pages of crisp text with no tears or writing. A bi-weekly magazine published by the Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy. This edition of The Log discusses the realization that only two days remain before exams. Contents: The Peacemaker, The Case of The B1 Bon-Bons, Salty Sam, Shultz Sez, Music Notes, Don't Log This, Pro Notes, In The Locker Room, Varsity G... View more info

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Waterloo

By: Libert, Fr.; Translated by Lebeau, Lucien

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Marcel Rayez:

Edition: 10th Edition

Seller Id: 14969

Condition: Very Good


Tenth edition. Lightly faded periphery of purple paperback covers (say that 3 x fast!) 48 pp text as new. A relation of the famous fight of the 18th of June 1815, after impartial documents, with numerous illustrations and explanatory notes. Fr. Libert (Head-master at Waterloo), English translation by Lucien Lebeau. 31 illustrations including maps. View more info

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The Impact of the American Revolution Abroad Papers Presented at the Fourth Symposium, May 8 and 9, 1975

By: Library of Congress

Price: $12.00

Publisher: DC, Library of Congress: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45900

ISBN: 084440182X

Condition: As New


First edition, first printing hardcover in plum cloth boards with sharp tips and spine ends. 171 pp sewn in text is crisp and unmarked. No names, tears or soil, not exlib. Unclipped dust jacket in new mylar is made of heavier ecru stock and shows negligible surface soil, no chips or tears. Gift quality offering. Papers presented at the fourth symposium, May 8 and 9, 1975 include a comprehensive survey of the impact of the American Revolution abroad. View more info

Image for The American Revolution  A Continuing Commitment  Papers Presented at the Fifth Symposium, May 6, and 7, 1976

The American Revolution A Continuing Commitment Papers Presented at the Fifth Symposium, May 6, and 7, 1976

By: Library of Congress

Price: $17.00

Publisher: DC, Library of Congress: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45901

ISBN: 084440196X

Condition: As New


First edition, first printing hardcover in rust cloth boards with sharp tips and spine ends. 88 pp sewn in text is crisp and unmarked. No names, tears or soil, not exlib. Unclipped dust jacket in new mylar is made of heavier ecru stock and has a .25" hole on backstrip head of spine but no soil, no chips or tears. Gift quality offering. Papers presented at the fifth symposium, May 6, and 7, 1976 include a comprehensive survey of the impact of the American Revolu... View more info

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Virginia's Civil War Battlefields

By: Lockwood, Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: VA, Virginia Heritage Publications: 1995

Edition: First Thus

Seller Id: 19392

ISBN: 1885937016

Condition: As New


72 pgs. 9" tall x 4" wide. Supremely useful glove-box sized guide to the battlefields, generals and incidents of the era. Well illustrated with maps, photos and drawings. Multiple copies available. View more info

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Memories and Records Volume One

By: Lord Fisher

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, George H. Doran Co.: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37857

Condition: Good


Dark green 1st edition hardcover has a blindstamped insignia of the Publisher in center of front board, below that is a 1" white mark, tips bumped, spine ends frayed. Inner hinge papers cracked but 278 page block has no tears or writing and despite tender hinges, is going nowhere. Volume one is the memories of Lord Fisher through his Navy career. View more info

Image for Reminiscences of the Old Navy From the Journals and Private Papers of Captain Edward Trenchard, and Rear-Admiral Stephen Decatur Trenchard

Reminiscences of the Old Navy From the Journals and Private Papers of Captain Edward Trenchard, and Rear-Admiral Stephen Decatur Trenchard

By: MacLay, Edgar Stanton

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1898

Edition: 1st Limited Edition

Seller Id: 40269

Condition: Very Good


1st edition 1898 limited to 750 copies. Very dark blue cloth boards with gilt titles. Small nibble at frt board upper tip, corners bumped showing light color loss but no major rubbing. Former bookplate of Wm. A. Budroe on frt pastedn, tidy name on fep. 362 pp, some uncut. Untrimmed foredge, teg. Contains the early life of Edward Trenchard and the early service in the civil war. Chapters include: Early Life of Edward Trenchard/ On the West Coast of Africa/ Confessions o... View more info

Image for 150th Civil War Sesquicentennial Commemorative Program  The Moment That Changed America  Manassas Bull Run - Prince William Virginia

150th Civil War Sesquicentennial Commemorative Program The Moment That Changed America Manassas Bull Run - Prince William Virginia

By: Maher, Ann Marie; Exective Director

Price: $20.00

Publisher: VA, Prince William County: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44247

Condition: As New


1st edition stapled magazine size paperback. Commomorative program as new condition, compilation authored 91 pp filled with b/w photos, information and history. Uncommon volume in gift quality condition. Stored & supported in plastic and cardboard. View more info

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A Close Run Thing A Novel of Wellington's Army of 1815

By: Mallinson, Allan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33223

ISBN: 0553111140

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition crisp, uncirculated library copy with no markings on unclipped dj in new mylar. Library stamps on edges of page block, 306 pg ext as new. "For two decades, since the French Revolution, Britain and her allies have fought a seemingly endless war to loosen Bonaparte's stranglehold on Europe. And Englishmen such as Matthew Hervey, led by the 'Iron Duke' of Wellington, have left the green pastures of home to follow the drum in His Majesty's cavalry. By 1814 H... View more info

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A Naval History of England I The Formative Centuries

By: Marcus, G.J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, Little, Brown and Co.: 1961

Seller Id: 45902

Condition: Near Fine


1961 hardcover in red cloth with black title box and gilt lettering on backstrip, black clipper ship silhouette in a gold sunset featured on front board. Tips and head of spine sharp, foot of spine bumped. Edge of page block shows some tiny age dots, slight soil mark at lower fore-edge of page block, remainder of 494 pp text is crisp & unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket illustrated with black clipper ship drawing on red background with red and white lettering shows a mod... View more info

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Bastogne The First Eight Days in Which the 101st Airborne Division Was Closed Within the Ring of German Forces

By: Marshall, S.L.A.; Assisted By Capt. John G. Westover & Lieutenant A. Joseph Webber

Price: $10.00

Publisher: DC, Center of Military History: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36902

ISBN: 039486252X

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition white background paperback covers with lightly brushed tips showing b/w photo of soldiers marching in the snow past a town sign that says: Bastogne. 5 1/2 By 8 1/4". A 261 pg account when the 101st Airborne Division was closed within the Ring of German Forces. Reprint of the 1946 Original. View more info

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Bringing Up the Rear A Memoir

By: Marshall, S.L.A.; Edited By Cate Marshall

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Presido Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 7847

ISBN: 0891410848

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in navy leatherette boards. Cream background dust jacket has a touch of yellowing but displays really well in new mylar. Gift quality volume. 232 pp text crisp and bright. Commissioned Army officer at 17, prolific military writer, and witness to war from the Mexican Border through Vietnam, Marshall tells his story. View more info