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Tanks Book One

By: Unknown

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Collins:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45476

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover in paper covered tiny boards in matching unclipped dj art that shows surface soil on rear panel and an abrasion and color loss at head of frt dj panel but still displays well. 28 pp text tight and unmarked. An Orbit Book measuring 4 x 4 inches. 14 different tanks described and shown in color. View more info

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Basic Aerospace Doctrine of the United States Air Force Air Force Manual 1-1 Volume II March 1992

By: USAF

Price: $25.00

Publisher: DC, U.S.A.F.: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46165

Condition: Near Fine


First edition paperback in illustrated card covers with a closed 1/4" tear on fore-edge of frt cover, now with tape, else as new. 308 pp text flawless. No author credited. Volume II of Basic Aerospace Doctrine of the United States Air Force consists of an overview followed by essays supporting the basic doctrinal statements found in volume I. A glossary and appendices are also included. View more info

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The United States Air Force Basic Documents on Roles and Missions

By: USAF

Price: $17.00

Publisher: DC, Office of Air Force History: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46166

ISBN: 0912799544

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first edition paperback in illustrated card covers with slight color loss on still sharp tips and spine ends. 308 pp text flawless. Air Staff Historical Study. Dr. Richard Wolf of the Office of Air Force History has collected in this volume the most significant documents which have determined the roles and missions of the United States Air Force, from its birth in 1947 to the present. Air Staff Historical Study. Includes bibliography and index. View more info

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Tail Wind

By: Van Buskirk, Robert; Bauer, Fred

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Word Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 11430

ISBN: 0849903416

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in price-clipped original dj with color loss at tips and a few small closed tears. Crescent shaped loss at upper fore-edge of blank fep, some very light soil on rear endpaper. Now in new mylar and displays well. Remainder dot on foot of page block. 216 p. True story of a Vietnam soldier who came to God in a German prison cell. View more info

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Helicopers Grote Alken no. 694

By: Van Der Klaauw, B.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Holland, Uitgeverij de Alk Bv:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30288

ISBN: 9060136942

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback shows light surface wear. Text is in Dutch only. No date noted, circa 1970's. 88 p. text is profusely illustrated with b/w photos of military fighter helicopters. Photos and descriptions of military choppers from the world over. View more info

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Supersonische Vliegtuigen Grote Alken 678

By: Van Der Klaauw, B.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Holland, Uitgeverij de Alk Bv:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30289

ISBN: 9060136780

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback, text in Dutch. No date found, Circa 1970's. Negligible surface wear, light color loss on dark background cover, cover not creased, 96 page text mint. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos of military fighter jets. Photos and descriptions of military aircraft from the world over. View more info

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Luchtvaart 1977 Grote Alken No 697

By: Van Der Klaauw, B.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Holland, Uitgeverij de Alk Bv: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30290

ISBN: 9060136977

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback with negligible surface wear, light color loss to periphery of dark background covers, cover not creased, 112 page text mint. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos of military aircraft. Text in Dutch. Photos and descriptions of military aircraft from the world over. View more info

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Golden Stars And Other Verses Following "The Red Flower

By: Van Dyke, Henry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1919

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43555

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in taupe paper covered boards with black cloth spine. Black lettering and red floral decoration. Tips bumped and rubbed round, 27 pp text crisp and unmarked. A selection of prose on being at war. The first three entitled: The Peaceful Warrior, The Winds Of War-News and Righteous Wrath. View more info

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America's 30 Years War: Who Is Winning? SIGNED

By: Vazsonyi, Balint

Price: $20.00

Publisher: DC, Regnery Publishing Co.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 33763

ISBN: 0895263548

Condition: Fine


2nd printing of the first edition. Author's presentation copy signed on fep. "To Rick (cannot make out last name) with best wishes, Balint Vazsonyi". Gift quality, sharp crisp copy, no defects. 285 p. With unmistakable clarity, Dr. Vazsonyi shows how every time America moves away from its founding principles it moves in the direction of the only real alternative--where a fantasy of social justice is pursued through ever-greater government control. This book is inspirational to those who have lost touch with our founding principles and ammunition for those who believe that our freedo... View more info

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Letters of Field-Marshall Count Helmuth von Moltke To His Mother and His Brothers

By: Von Moltke, Count Helmuth; Translated by Clara Bell and Henry W. Fischer

Price: $38.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1892

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 19732

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover in green cloth with gilt title spine. Rest of book solid green cloth, no cover detail. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed, head and foot of spine as well. 317 p text is untrimmed, crisp and clean with a partial family tree fold out in the rear. Not exlib. Inner hinge papers fine, bit of soil on fep. View more info

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Combined Operations The Official Story of the Commandos

By: Waugh, Evelyn (Anonymous Author); Mountbatten, Vice-Admiral Lord Louis; Chief of Combined Operations

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Co.: 1943

Seller Id: 46149

Condition: Very Good


First printing hardcover in blue cloth boards with sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Armorial bookplate on fep, rest of 155 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped (and unpriced) dj chipped and sunned on backstrip, tiny chips at dj tips. Anonymous author named on rear dj panel. This record contains some account of combined operations in general and also of the exploits of the Command bearing that name. Its growth, considerable in 1942, will be still greater in 1943. The term "Combined Operations" is vague and does not convey more than a general meaning: but their scope is defini... View more info

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The Story of the Suffolk Reserves

By: Webster, Mary Phillips; Morris; Charles R.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: MA, Historical Commision Milton Massachusetts: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43268

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback with light age toning and wear along stapled spine. Red ink stamp at foot of frt cover: Compliments of the Loala Inn Braintree Mass, 60 page text as new. Well illust in b/w. Mapped inside frt cover, many photos. Includes: 1. Suffolk County and the Propaganda War For American Independence - The Suffolk Resolves by Mary Phillips Webster and Charles R. Morris. 2. Neponset Valley Industry Prepares To Supply The Continental Army by Charles R. Morris. View more info

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444 Days - The Hostages Remember TWICE SIGNED

By: Wells, Tim

Price: $30.00

Publisher: CA, Harcourt, Brace Jovanovich: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36655

ISBN: 015132803X

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in dove grey paper covered boards with black cloth spine. Frt board has a small dent that shows on dj also, not a paper poke, just a dent. Also some light age-toning on periphery of boards, frt and rear. Signed by Tim Wells on titpe page under his as published name, On verso page is a lengthy inscription by Senior U.S. Army Officer (now retired) by Lee Holland Colonel and Senior U.S. Army Hostage in Iran, Nov 4, 1979 - Jan 20th, 1981 = 444 days. Tips sharp, spine ends bumped, text bright without tears or soil. 469 p. Price-clipped dj in new mylar shows negligible ... View more info

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Monocacy the Defeat That Saved Washington, D.C.

By: Wenger, Warren D.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: NJ, Eugene Printing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 37619

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback with a miniscule amount of smudges on front cover and one small crease at lower staple. Twice signed by author on title page. Once under his name as author, and again dedicating this volume to Evy & George from Warren & Doris In appreciation for a wonderful vacation. 25 tight & bright pages with no writing, tears or blemishes. An account of the civil war battle that saved Washington DC. View more info

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Western Maryland - Springboard of the Union Army to Gettysburg DOUBLE SIGNED

By: Wenger, Warren D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NJ, Standard Publishing: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 37650

Condition: Fine


1st edition paperback showing minimal shelf wear. 37 tight & bright pages with no writing, tears or blemishes. Signed once under his name on title page, then again, dedicating this book to Bruce & Gloria from Warren at head of title page. Tracing the Generals steps to the battle at Gettysburg. View more info

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Citizen Soldier: Opportunities in the Reserves

By: White, Carl, Major, USMC (Ret)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, The Rosen Publishing Group: 1990

Edition: First Thus

Seller Id: 15443

ISBN: 0823910237

Condition: Near Fine


Exlib with minimal imperfections. Crisp, clean text. All pages and pocket present. 134 pp. Discusses Army, Navy, Marine and Air Force ROTC programs, includes entrance requirements, selection procedures, scholarships, and salary ranges View more info

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The American Revolution in Notes, Quotes and Anecdotes

By: White, Lee M.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: VA, L. B. Princh Co. Inc.: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 19730

Condition: Fine


1st edition glossy illustrated paperback with super light color loss at periphery of dark background covers. 72 p text is well illustrated and flawless. No names, tears or soil. Here is the story of the American Revolution told in a fresh, lively and unique way. There is no grim account of warfare and death, but rather a joyous celebration of the birth of our own Republic. View more info

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War and Weapons

By: Williams, Brian; Designed by David Nash

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Random House: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 46136

ISBN: 0394889711

Condition: Good


Illustrated soft cover, no dj as issued. Informative color pics on every page. Light cover creases, rubbed tips and kids doodling on blank inside rear cover. Lacks the pull out poster originally offered within, priced accordingly. Visually dramatic and easy for children to read, this is an exciting book that tells how warfare evolved and became more devastating as new weapons were invented, from the ancient Roman sword and javelin, to the crossbow and siege engine of the Middle Ages, to the powerful tanks, planes, and missiles of modern times. View more info

D-Day To Berlin. Armour Camouflage and Markings of the United States, British and German Armies, June 1944 to May 1945.

By: Wise, Terrence

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Arms and Armour Press: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45298

ISBN: 0853684820

Condition: Very Good


Gold paper covered boards with fairly sharp tips, bumped spine ends. Some foxing on preliminaries. Unclipped dj in new mylar complete and displays well. 96 pp. Culled from official sources and files that have been overlooked in the past, D-Day to Berlin provides a fresh and authoritative guide to the visual appearance of the armored vehicles that fought each other from the dawn of Operation 'Overlord' to the end of the war. Including many rare and previously unpublished photographs, it will be a book or paramount interest to modellers and AFV enthusiasts. View more info

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Our Military History It's Facts and Fallacies

By: Wood, Leonard; Maj. General U.S. Army

Price: $25.00

Publisher: IL, The Reilly & Britton Co.: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43382

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in red cloth splotchy at lower left quarter of frt board and backstrip, tips bumped and rubbed, gilt titles fairly bright, backstrip darkened and gilt dull but title still legible. 240 pp with piece of brown paper glued to frt pastedn. B/w photo frontis of author. Text has no tears or soil. Chapters include: The Cost of Unpreparedness/ The Struggle for Peace/ Past National Policy/ Lessons of the Revolution/ Seventy Years of Inefficiency/ The Price of Unpreparedness in the Sixties/ The Value of Preparedness/ What We Should Do/ Constructive Work of the Army; Appendix: Th... View more info