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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... 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 Including many rare and previously unpublished ... 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 Pric... View more info

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The First World War

By: Wrenn, Andrew

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42809

ISBN: 0521577756

Condition: Near Fine

Glossy illust 1st edition paperback with bumped lower tip, 64 p. text tight and bright. Not Exlib. One of a range of textbooks covering many of the options available on GCSE history specifications. View more info

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Trapped at Pearl Harbor Escape From Battleship Oklahoma

By: Young, Stephen Bower

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MD, Naval Institute Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 25539

ISBN: 156865927X

Condition: Fine

1st edition hardcover in black paper covered boards with gold title spine. Book has sharp tips and spine ends. Unclipped (and unpriced) DJ in new mylar shows negligible crimp in paper at head of frt panel, else as new. 187 p text flawless. No names, tears, etc. The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor furnished material for many books, none more descriptive of the carnage than this account by a sailor who was trapped in turret #4 when five torpedoes hit the battleship Ok... View more info

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56th Virginia Infantry

By: Young, William A.; Young, Patricia C.

Price: $120.00

Publisher: VA, H. E. Howard, Inc.: 1990

Edition: Limited, Numbered First Edition

Inscription: Signed, Limited Numbered

Seller Id: 43520

ISBN: 0930919963

Condition: Fine

Mint condition grey cloth hardcover. #375 of only 1000 copies, signed by both authors. Unclipped original dj in new mylar shows negligible surface soil on white background. 197 pp text mint. The Men of the 56th Virginia Infantry Regiment were ordinary civilians who came from all walks of life and from several Virginia counties. In July 1861 they were raw recruits learning to be soldiers at Camp Lee in Richmond. They heard the news of the great Confederate victory at ... View more info

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Modern Soviet Combat Tanks. Osprey - Vanguard 37

By: Zaloga, Steven J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44169

ISBN: 0850455251

Condition: Fine

Glossy white background paperback with negligible wear at tips, internally flawless. 40 pp well illust with color & b/w photos. Number 37 in the Vangaurd Series. Gift quality book. View more info