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United States Air Force Museum, Air Force Museum Foundation, Inc.
1 Air Force Museum Foundation, Inc. United States Air Force Museum
77346 Dayton, Ohio Air Force Museum Foundation, Inc. [c1980s] Softcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
A catalog of the exhibits at the Museum in Dayton, with descriptions and photos of hundreds of various aircraft housed there, from the Wright brothers through spacecraft. The volume is undated, but likely produced in the 1980s. Cover with a 1916-vintage SE-5E WWI biplane. --- A clean, bright, firm copy lacking obvious damages. ; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 162 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Korea: The First War We Lost, ALEXANDER, Bevin
2 ALEXANDER, Bevin Korea: The First War We Lost
79789 New York Hippocrene Books 1987 0870521357 / 9780870521355 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Former library book, with minimal markings to so indicate and lacking de-accession statement. Stated second printing, 1987. An account of the American involvement in Korea in the early 1950s. With numerous photos and maps. --- With the beginnings of a split near the title page; else a firm, bright copy though with library rubberstampings here and there; in removable archival mylar protector. ; Ex-Library; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xv, 558 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Long Gray Line, Atkinson, Rick
3 Atkinson, Rick The Long Gray Line
71268 Boston Houghton Mifflin Co. 1989 0395480086 / 9780395480083 First Edition; First Printing Hard Cover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
Good copy of acclaimed study of group of West Point cadets' lives after graduation from the military academy. In top shape, in full grey DJ with orig. $24.95 flap price unclipped; faint stain at top edge & in poly protector. Book in black half cloth w/faded gilt lettering spine. Interior has very minimal highlighter/underlining; prev owner's inked name, else bright and unmarked. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Long Gray Line, Atkinson, Rick
4 Atkinson, Rick The Long Gray Line
71345 Boston Houghton Mifflin Co. 1989 0395480086 / 9780395480083 First Edition; First Printing Hard Cover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
Sharp copy of acclaimed study of group of West Point cadets' lives after graduation from the military academy. In top shape, in full grey DJ with orig. $24.95 flap price unclipped; faint stain at top edge & in removable mylar protector. Book in black half cloth w/faded gilt lettering spine. Interior clean, bright and unmarked. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 21.00 USD
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Still Time to Die, BELDEN, Jack
5 BELDEN, Jack Still Time to Die
78225 Philadelphia The Blakiston Company 1941 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
An analysis of significant worldwide military battles, from a tactical point of view. In full brown cloth-covered boards. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With soiling and discoloration to covers; interior firm and clean and lacking frequently-seen browning from this publisher. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 322 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Flags of Our Fathers, Bradley, James & Ron Powers
6 Bradley, James & Ron Powers Flags of Our Fathers
72156 New York Bantam 2000 0553111337 / 9780553111330 Eighth Printing Hardcover Very Good 
The horrific battle for Iwo Jima is detailed in this very moving and very popular work. In top shape with very minor wrinkling, dust jacket; otherwise undamaged. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 384 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Aircraft In Profile Volume 1/Part One, CAIN, Charles W. (general editor)
7 CAIN, Charles W. (general editor) Aircraft In Profile Volume 1/Part One
79086 Windsor, Berkshire, England/Garden City, New York Profile Publications Ltd./Doubleday & Company Inc. 1975 0385099827 / 9780385099820 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Revised (4th) edition, 1975. A U.S. edition of the first volume in the Aircraft in Profile series, providing in-depth descriptions of twelve important aircraft models used in World War I and World War II. With dozens of color illustrations and black & white photos. A facsimile edition of the first volume in the series. Publishers' dust jacket sticker apologizes for the lessened quality of the photos. --- In blue paper-covered boards and with titling gilt-stamped on spine. Dust jacket with aircraft images on front and back. --- Remainder spray to lower textblock edge, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy. Good only jacket with front cover cut-out, light soiling and creasing to edges.; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 144 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Grant Takes Command, Catton, Bruce
8 Catton, Bruce Grant Takes Command
73196 Boston Little, Brown & Company 1969 BCE Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
The rise of Ulysses S Grant from unremarkable officer to Lincoln's commander in chief is chronicled in this volume. In full navy cloth on board covers w/bright gilt decorations and lettering, cover & spine. A full-sized book club edition. With numerous maps. In good shape, clean and unmarked. Dust jacket toned, and with chafing at extremities; otherwise in decent shape. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 556 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Lockheed SR-71: The Secret Missions Exposed, CRICKMORE, Paul F.
9 CRICKMORE, Paul F. Lockheed SR-71: The Secret Missions Exposed
77233 London Osprey Aerospace 1993 1855323133 / 9781855323131 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good+ dust jacket 
The ultra-fast SR-71 was used as a surveillance platform up to its retirement date in 1990. This work details missions of this USAF plane, as described by former crewmen. With over 200 photos, many in color. With drawings, charts and index. --- A clean, firm, bright copy with previous owner's signature on front free endpaper, dog-eared page corners, and with page 3/4 torn out but present. Jacket is very nice. ; Osprey Modern Military; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; x, 222 pages 
Price: 31.50 USD
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General George Crook: His Autobiography (New Edition), CROOK, General George; SCHMITT, Martin F. (edited and annotated by)
10 CROOK, General George; SCHMITT, Martin F. (edited and annotated by) General George Crook: His Autobiography (New Edition)
78649 Norman University of Oklahoma Press 1960 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
1960 revised edition of a work first published in 1946, edited and annotated by Martin F. Schmitt. For General Crook, the U.S. Civil War was just the beginning as he went on to his Army career in the American West and the Indian Wars. Coverage of Crook's experiences in the Civil War, vs. Geronimo, his capture and much more. With endpaper maps, 4 interior maps, and 16 b&w illustrations. Includes bibliography and index. --- In full blue cloth-covered hardcovers with titling and decorations gilt-stamped on spine. Red-orange jacket with photo of the General on cover. --- With prior owner's signature to verso of front free endpaper and a little chafing to cover edges; otherwise a clean, unmarked and firm copy. Jacket with a few tears to edges and sunning to spine; bears orig. $5 flap price and in removable mylar protector.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xx, 326 pages 
Price: 39.00 USD
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Lost Subs: From the Hunley to the Kursk, the greatest submarines ever lost--and found, DUNMORE, Spencer
11 DUNMORE, Spencer Lost Subs: From the Hunley to the Kursk, the greatest submarines ever lost--and found
76645 Toronto Da Capo Press/Madison Press 2002 0306811405 / 9780306811401 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
The author describes the raising of various sunken submarines, from the Civil War-era Hunley to the sunken Russian atomic sub Kursk. With underwater photos by Jonathan Blair & Brian Skerry; along with an introduction by Robert D. Ballard. Includes numerous drawings; indexed. --- In good shape but with minor soiling to textblock edges; dust jacket with some light edge wear and rubbing. ; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 176 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Encyclopedia of Aircraft of WWII, EDEN, Paul (general editor)
12 EDEN, Paul (general editor) The Encyclopedia of Aircraft of WWII
77786 London Amber Books 2004 1904687075 / 9781904687078 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
This hefty work provides details on the major aircraft used in the war, along with over 1500 drawings and photos of the planes and the airmen who flew them. Details such as actions involving specific aircraft, powerplants, performance, weights, dimensions and armaments are provided. The information is arranged alphabetically by manufacturer or plane name and includes Axis equipment. --- Quarto: about 12 in. tall. In red pictorial hardcovers with images of planes on front and back. Jacket with matching images. --- A clean, bright, firm copy lacking markings or obvious damages. Jacket with minor creasing, is otherwise in great shape. (NOTE: Due to substantial weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested.) ; 512 pages 
Price: 56.50 USD
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D-Day: 24 Hours That Saved the World, Editors of Time Magazine
13 Editors of Time Magazine D-Day: 24 Hours That Saved the World
77766 New York Time, Inc. 2004 1932273220 / 9781932273229 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
The dramatic events before, during, and after June 6, 1944 are described here, along with dozens of b&w and color photos. The invasion of Normandy in France by the Allies was the beginning of the end of Nazi Germany. With an introduction by Tom Hanks. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy in black paper-covered boards. Jacket is similarly nice but with a little rubbing to back cover. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 154 pages 
Price: 14.00 USD
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Commodore Hornblower, FORESTER, C.S.
14 FORESTER, C.S. Commodore Hornblower
75535 Boston Little Brown and Company 1945 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A firm, clean copy of Mr. Forester's novel in a likely book club edition. In full turquoise cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Interior clean and lacking markings; textblock firm. Titling on spine a bit faded, some minor discoloration to spine. ; 1945 ; Small 8vo 7-1/2" - 8" tall; 384 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Black Watch  The Men Who Fly America's Secret Spy Planes, GANN, Ernest K.
15 GANN, Ernest K. Black Watch The Men Who Fly America's Secret Spy Planes
76466 New York Random House 1989 0394575075 / 9780394575070 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
The noted author of 'Fate is the Hunter' and many other works examines clandestine aviation by the US government. A clean, bright copy but with previous owner's business card taped onto front free endpaper and a loosened fly page. Lacks a dust jacket.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 210 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Lords of the Sky: Fighter Pilots and Air Combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16, HAMPTON, Dan
16 HAMPTON, Dan Lords of the Sky: Fighter Pilots and Air Combat, from the Red Baron to the F-16
80109 New York William Morrow 2014 0062262017 / 9780062262011 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
First Edition. The author, himself a veteran fighter pilot, details the history of these aviators. With a section of black and white plates at mid-volume. --- In blue paper-covered boards with silver-stamped spine titling. Jacket features color action painting by John Shaw. --- With prior owner's sticker to front free endpaper, else a clean, bright, newish copy. Unclipped jacket with a little creasing to edges, else undamaged.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); x, 623 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time, HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor)
17 HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor) Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time
79344 New York Crown Publishers 1942 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
A hefty collection of essays, articles, short stories and other historical accounts examining the topic of warfare from multiple perspectives in this 1942 hardcover edition. The stories are by all manner of authors, from Julius Caesar to Winston Churchill to Leo Tolstoy. Edited and with an introduction by Ernest Hemingway; based on a plan by William Kozlenko. --- In black cloth-covered boards with faded gilt-stamped spine titling; yellow topstain. Lacks the dust jacket. --- A rather abused copy with tears and soiling to cloth and soiling to textblock edges and some leaves; otherwise a tight, fully readable book.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxxi, 1072 pages 
Price: 35.50 USD
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Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time, HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor)
18 HEMINGWAY, Ermest (editor) Men at War: The Best War Stories of All Time
79345 New York Wings Books 1992 0517066602 / 9780517066607 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A 1992 reprint edition of this hefty collection of essays, articles, short stories and other historical accounts examining the topic of warfare from multiple perspectives. The stories are by all manner of authors, from Julius Caesar to Winston Churchill to Leo Tolstoy. Edited and with an introduction by Ernest Hemingway; based on a plan by William Kozlenko. --- In black cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Lacks the dust jacket. --- The leaves have yellowed somewhat, otherwise a clean, firm, unmarked copy but with red remainder dot to lower textblock edge.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; xxvii, 1072 pages 
Price: 37.50 USD
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Trafalgar  The Nelson Touch, Howarth, David
19 Howarth, David Trafalgar The Nelson Touch
71963 New York Atheneum Publishers 1969 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good 
The famous battle is described in detail in this sharp copy of work first published in the U. K. With multiple black & white and color illustrations; 6 maps. In black half cloth & mustard yellow paperboard covers; interior clean, w/prev owner's embossed gold sticker ffep. DJ has back cover tear; is in mylar protector. $8.95 flap price intact. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Brothers, Rivals, Victors: Eisenhower, Patton, Bradley and the Partnership that Drove the Allied Conquest in Europe, JORDAN, Jonathan W.
20 JORDAN, Jonathan W. Brothers, Rivals, Victors: Eisenhower, Patton, Bradley and the Partnership that Drove the Allied Conquest in Europe
78319 New York NAL Caliber 2012 0451235835 / 9780451235831 Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
A profile of each of the three American generals who led the Allied effort in World War II in Europe. Includes a section of black & white plates. --- A firm, clean copy but with a little cover soiling. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 654 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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A History of Warfare, KEEGAN, John
21 KEEGAN, John A History of Warfare
73535 New York Alfred A. Knopf 1993 0394588010 / 9780394588018 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Distinguished military historian's work takes a look at warfare throughout history. Likely book club edition, in a full-sized copy. With inked presentation remarks front free endpaper; soiled (coffee?) spot, lower edge of textblock. DJ in nice shape. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 472 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Hitler's Italian Allies: Royal Armed Forces, Fascist Regime, and the War of 1940-1943, KNOX, MacGregor
22 KNOX, MacGregor Hitler's Italian Allies: Royal Armed Forces, Fascist Regime, and the War of 1940-1943
79082 Cambridge, England Cambridge University Press 2000 0521790476 / 9780521790475 First American Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
This scholarly work ". . .tries to explain why the Italian armed forces and the Fascist regime were so remarkably ineffective at an activity - war - central to their existence." With map of the Meditteranean area at front of volume. --- In black paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket with black & white photo of Hitler and Mussolini on cover. --- A bright, crisp, newish, likely unread copy. Jacket with the merest rubbing; else bright and undamaged. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xvi, 207 pages 
Price: 20.50 USD
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Historic Submarines, LIPSCOMB, F. W.
23 LIPSCOMB, F. W. Historic Submarines
78107 New York Praeger Publishers 1970 Hardcover Fair in Very Good dust jacket 
A look at these underwater craft, with drawings, photos and charts. 16 full-page color plates of historic subs by Malcolm McGregor in a section at the rear. --- This perfect bound (glued, not sewn) hardcover with several detached leaves (presumably due to hardening & cracking of the glue). Jacket in good shape. (This volume is damaged, and is priced accordingly.); Folio 13" - 23" tall; 35, (34) pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Leader of the Charge: A Biography of General George E. Pickett, C.S.A, LONGACRE, Edward G.
24 LONGACRE, Edward G. Leader of the Charge: A Biography of General George E. Pickett, C.S.A
78521 Shippensburg, Pennsylvania U.S.A. White Mane Publishing Company, Inc. 1995 1572490063 / 9781572490062 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
A biography of the Confederate General, who won fame as the leader of the notorious Pickett's Charge on the last day of the Battle of Gettysburg during the U.S. Civil War. With numerous b&w photos, illustrations, and maps. With extensive endnotes and bibliography. --- In full light grey leatherette covers. Jacket with portrait of the General on the cover. --- Minor wear to lower edges, else a bright, firm, clean copy. Jacket with sticker removal damage to area of spine; minor chafing at extremities. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; xiii, 242 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Bismarck, the History of a Fighter, LUDWIG, Emil
25 LUDWIG, Emil Bismarck, the History of a Fighter
75510 Boston Little, Brown and Company 1927 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
A biography of the German chancellor, Otto von Bismarck. Translated from the German by Eden and Cedar Paul. Third printing. With numerous b&w photos. In full blue-grey cloth-covered boards with titling in gilt on cover and spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- In good shape, volume is clean and firm but leaves have separated at front of volume, exposing webbing. Cover edges with some wear. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 661 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The Armada, MATTINGLY, Garrett
26 MATTINGLY, Garrett The Armada
80860 Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 1959 BCE Hardcover Very Good+ in Good dust jacket 
Stated fifth printing, copyright page of this book club edition of author's account of the lead-up and eventual defeat of the Spanish Armada by the Royal Navy in 1588. The author presents the story from alternating Spanish and English points of view. With maps at endpapers, 2 additional maps and two sections of plates bearing black & white illustrations. Indexed. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with titling and illustrations in pale yellow on covers and spines. Jacket features back cover photographic portrait of the author. --- A clean, firm and sound copy but with slight soiling to textblock edges. Dust jacket with chipping, rubbing and small tears along edges and a dark splotch to back cover but remains bright and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall); xx, 443 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Best Photos of the Civil War, MILHOLLEN, Hirst Dillon; JOHNSON, James Ralph
27 MILHOLLEN, Hirst Dillon; JOHNSON, James Ralph Best Photos of the Civil War
78141 New York Fawcett Publications 1961 Softcover Good with no dust jacket 
A photographic history of the U.S. Civil War, complete with period images of personnel, weapons, battle sites, etc. along with narrative. --- A softcover in wraps. With yellowed pages and some creasing; else a firm, complete copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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An Illustrated History of the Civil War, MILLER, William J.; POHANKA, Brian C.
28 MILLER, William J.; POHANKA, Brian C. An Illustrated History of the Civil War
77350 Alexandria, Virginia Time-Life Books 2000 073703162X / 9780737031621 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
First edition, first printing with full number line on copyright page. The American Civil War is depicted in this hefty volume of over 700 photos, with sketches, maps, historic artifacts and more. With text by distinguished Civil War scholars, who detail the major battles and generals who participated. --- In maroon leatherette-like paper-covered boards with titling blindstamped on cover and spine. Jacket with photo of a ruined Richmond on cover. --- With previous owner's rubberstamping on front free endpaper, otherwise a bright, clean, firm copy. Jacket with some shallow creases; is otherwise nice. (NOTE: Due to the weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested for any shipment other than by Media Mail in the US.) ; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 454 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Halifax at War and Wellington at War, RAPIER, Brian J.; Bowyer, Chaz
29 RAPIER, Brian J.; Bowyer, Chaz Halifax at War and Wellington at War
77785 Promotional Reprint Company 1995 1856481735 / 9781856481731 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Two works in one book, each focusing on an individual RAF bomber. With many b&w photos showing the planes, missions and men who flew them. 'Halifax' edited by Alan Hollingsworth. --- In pictorial hardcovers, with color images of each plane on front and back covers. In jacket with the same color photos. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy in similar jacket. Dust jacket in removable archival mylar protector. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 25.50 USD
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Stealth War Planes, Richardson, Doug
30 Richardson, Doug Stealth War Planes
72813 London Salamander Books 1989 0861014588 / 9780861014583 Hardcover Fair in Very Good dust jacket 
Basic theories and designs of warplanes designed to elude detection are detailed in this scarce copy of work published in the U.K. Designs from the U-2 and TR-1 through modern B-2 and modern Advanced Tactical Fighters (YF-22A and YF-23A). Chock full of drawings and photos. Leaves have separated at middle of volume, exposing webbing. In full grey cloth covers w/silver lettering, spine. Edgewear, espec at lower edge. Gift inscription, front free endpaper. Dust jacket slightly chipped at edges; bears orig. £14.95 flap price. ; 0.7 x 11.9 x 8.9 Inches; 192 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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United States Destroyer Operations in World War II, ROSCOE, Theodore
31 ROSCOE, Theodore United States Destroyer Operations in World War II
78712 Annapolis Naval Institute Press 1953 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
A hefty, comprehensive summary of the U. S. Navy's destroyer operations in World War II, presented in a patriotic post-war tone. Designed and illustrated by Lieut. Comdr. Fred Freeman, U.S.N.R. Research and technical editing by Rear Admiral Thomas L. Wattles, U.S. Navy (Retired). With dozens of maps, black & white illustrations & photos, charts, tables and other diagrams. Includes technical data such as listings of ships lost in the war. --- In ivory cloth, with titling and destroyer images on cover & spine, all in black. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With very lightly soiled covers, otherwise volume in good shape and without markings.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; xviii, 581 pages 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Hitler: The Man & the Military Leader, SCHRAMM, Percy Ernst
32 SCHRAMM, Percy Ernst Hitler: The Man & the Military Leader
79089 Chicago Academy Chicago Publishers 1999 0897334809 / 9780897334808 Trade Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
The author, a noted German historian, was granted access during World War II to the highest echelons of Nazi leadership. This access allowed him to write the official War Diary of the High Command of the Wehrmacht. Edited, translated and with an introduction by Donald S. Detwiler. --- A clean, firm, unmarked softcover copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 214 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Be Your Own Napoleon: How Would You Command Ten of History's Greatest Battles?, SEYMOUR, William
33 SEYMOUR, William Be Your Own Napoleon: How Would You Command Ten of History's Greatest Battles?
77552 New York Bramhall House 1988 0517665565 / 9780517665565 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
In this work, the author invites the reader to command armies in some of history's most famous battles. With diagrams of the battle scenes. Originally published as 'Yours to Reason Why'. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy in red paper-covered hardcovers w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. Jacket w/enlarged map of battlefield; is in nice shape but w/retailer's sticker on front flap. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 338 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The R.O.T.C. Manual: Infantry, 17th Edition. A Text Book for the Reserve Officers Training Corps (2nd Year Advanced Vol. IV), SWEET, J. B. (editor)
34 SWEET, J. B. (editor) The R.O.T.C. Manual: Infantry, 17th Edition. A Text Book for the Reserve Officers Training Corps (2nd Year Advanced Vol. IV)
78302 Washington Military Service Publishing Co. 1934 Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
A handbook for the aspiring military officer, containing a wide variety of facts and descriptions of military conventions and history. Includes sections on history, military law, officer's reserve corps, company administration and supply and much more. With drawings, photos and sample forms and documents. --- In full blue cloth-covered boards w/gilt-stamped titling on spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- Back cover with wear to cloth at joint area and with inkings & rubberstamping to endpaper; textblock itself is firm and interior lacks markings. ; tall 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 400 pages 
Price: 19.00 USD
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The Lucky Bag: The Annual of the Brigade of  Midshipmen United States Naval Academy, 1916, The Class of 1916 (editors); HUSSEY Jr., G. F.
35 The Class of 1916 (editors); HUSSEY Jr., G. F. The Lucky Bag: The Annual of the Brigade of Midshipmen United States Naval Academy, 1916
79481 Philadelphia A. H. Sickler Company 1916 Leather Very Good- with no dust jacket 
A solid copy of the "yearbook" of the U. S. Naval Academy, for the date 1916. Includes personal profiles of the midshipmen, and many stories and other highlights of the year at the Academy. Among the 1916 graduates of the USNA was Admiral Arthur William Radford, who later served as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff from 1953-1957. With a section of vintage advertisements by supporters of the Academy at rear of volume. --- In dark brown leather-covered boards with titling and the USNA seal on cover. --- The covers are chafed and rubbed, with a 1.5-inch tear to front joint; otherwise a clean, firm copy.; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 488 pages 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Korean Tales, VOORHEES, Melvin B.
36 VOORHEES, Melvin B. Korean Tales
74547 New York Simon & Schuster 1952 Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
First Edition, with small card requesting a book review from publisher. In maroon full cloth-covered boards with titling and author's facsimile signature on cover and spine. Interior with full-page frontis map of Korea (repeated on back of jacket). Cover with rubbing and superficial scratches; interior clean and bright. Jacket has chafing at crease points and edges; bears orig. $3 flap price and in mylar protector. --- From the jacket: 'This book is packed with outspoken and revealing chapters on what are admittedly fiercely controversial subjects...surrounding EUSAK (Eighth United States Army in Korea).' Lt. Col. Voorhees served in Korea and this work attempts to help the American people understand the Korean people with these stories, which are both fictional and non-fictional. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 209 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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