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The Forgotten Men

By: Adamson Iain

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Roy Publishers Inc.: 1965-01-01

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 160808001

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, First American Edition 1965 Roy Publishers NY 195 pages. Near Fine in a VG+ DJ. Light olive cloth boards with brown titles - corners sharp. Just a hint of shelf/edge wear and some minor dust soiling to crisp, unclipped DJ - now in mylar. No previous owner marks - all pages are bright, clean and crisp. The soldiers of 204 military Mission were commandos sent into war-time China, men from British And Australian units trained in jungle warfare and demolitions. their objective: lead Chinese guerrillas against the Japanese. In nine months, the commandos travelled thousands of miles by tr... View more info

Windsock Datafile No. 113 - the SAML S.2 [Paperback] by Alegi, Gregory

By: Alegi, Gregory

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Albatros Productions Limited: 2005-01-01

Seller ID: 7E-K40L-C376

ISBN: 1902207750

Condition: New


New Softcover...a fresh and unmarked copy...Windsock Datafile-the unexcelled leader in World War I Aviation History..Each issue has vintage photographs, technical drawings and specifications, color illustrations and a lively, readable history of the featured aircraft...This issue features - SAML S.2...ISBN-1902207750...Thanks for supporting a small family business...LOC SSM-9 View more info

The 9th Sees France and England [Paperback] by Bozung, Jack H. (Editor)

By: Bozung, Jack H. (Editor)

Price: $39.00

Publisher: AAF Publications Co.: 1947-01-01

Seller ID: E3-UCL5-D58Q

Condition: Used: Good


Softcover, AAF Publications-Los Angeles 1947, From the library of John Molinari, R. O. (A.I.) 8th, R.A.F. & 9th Air Force, (NOTE: I have over 50 books from his personal library-most have his service dates inscribed) , in Good Condition, minor shelf wear /soiling to covers and edges...Previous owner name and service dates on title page... no notes or writing-All pages are clean and crisp with some age-toning... ISBN-0816805326...Scarce bit of WW II ephemera...Thanks for supporting a small family business ...LOC SSM-12 View more info

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The Battle Book of Ypres: A Reference to Military Operations in the Ypres Sal...

By: Brice, Beatrix; Pulteney, William; Lord Plumer of Messines [Foreword]

Price: $44.00

Publisher: Strong Oak Press Ltd: 1987-06-01

Seller ID: Q0-ZPAM-AFHP

ISBN: 0907590179

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover - with both panorama view maps intact and unmarked in pocket on rear inside cover, 1990 SPA Books 273 pages Near Fine in a VG+ DJ. Black cloth boards with gilt titles-corners sharp. Minor shelf/edge wear and a bit of age-toning to DJ - now in mylar. No notes or writing-all pages are bright, clean and crisp - map end papers to the front. ISBN-0907590179. LOC SSE-3 View more info

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Suez to Singapore,

By: Brown, Cecil

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Random House: 1942-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150528009

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with the scarce DJ, 1942 Stated First Printing Random House 545 pages. Very Good, in a VG DJ. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear to beige cloth with brown titles and gilt accents-corners bumped and cloth is a bit dusty. Moderate shelf/edge wear to clipped DJ-now in mylar. No previous owner markings, no notes-all pages are clean and crisp-map end papers with a touch of off-setting. Very Scarce in DJ. Cecil Brown (September 14, 1907 ? October 25, 1987) was a war correspondent who worked closely with Edward R. Murrow during World War II. His experiences and dealings with Italian, Britis... View more info

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With British Snipers to the Reich - FINE LEATHER BINDING

By: Captain C. Shore

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Palladium Press: 2002-01-01

Seller ID: 160317002

Condition: Fine


New Hardcover - still in original Publishers shrinkwrap - never opened Palladium Press 531 pages. Fine, in original Publishers shrinkwrap - never opened. Cover stampings and design of the edition by Selma Ordewer. Printed and bound by Quebecor World. Brown leather boards with AEG and gilt titles/decorations - corners sharp. Silk moire end papers, 4 raised bands with illustrated color frontispeice. Reprint of the 1948 edition. The author, formerly a sniping instructor at the British Army of the Rhine Training Center, is well versed in his subject. Riling States "A well-written account of snip... View more info

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Never So Few

By: Chamales, Tom T

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Scribner: 1957-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150701021

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, First Edition (1957 Charles Scribner's Sons 499 pages. Very Good, in a VG DJ. Minor shelf/edge wear to teal cloth spine with gilt titles over black paper boards-corners sharp. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear to un-clipped DJ, some toning to inside front flap of DJ-now in mylar. No previous owner marks-all pages are bright, clean and crisp - no foxing -- front end papers are toned from newsprint that was placed there by the previous owner. Classic novel of American OSS soldiers behind enemy lines in Burma during WWII. Based on the author's personal experiences. Author Chamales vol... View more info

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THE DETROIT LIGHT GUARD, A Complete Record of the Organization

By: Clowes, Walter F.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: John F. Eby & Co.: 1900-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150307007

Condition: Good


Hardcover, 1st Edition 1900 John F. Eby and Co. Detroit, MI 566 pages. Good, no jacket-as issued. Moderate shelf/edge wear to Black Leather boards with gilt titles and design, chipping to bottom of spine-corners worn. No previous owner markings-all pages are bright, clean and crisp with deckled edges and top edge is gilt. Two small spots to the frontis photo of El Morro, Havana, Cuba. Includes regimental histories of Civil War/Spanish-American war. Covers the entire history from 1836 to 1900. Many vintage B&W photographs. LOC SSS-06 View more info

Royal Air Force 1918 [Import] [Hardcover] by Cole, Christopher (edited by)

By: Cole, Christopher (edited by)

Price: $34.00

Publisher: William Kimber: 1968-01-01

Seller ID: LH-0R6V-8685

Condition: Used: Very Good


Hardcover-First Edition 1990 William Kimber UK...Very Good in a VG DJ, minor shelf/edge wear and rubbing to price-clipped DJ, slight sunning to DJ spine-now in protective mylar...Blue cloth boards with silver titles...no notes or writing-All pages are clean and crisp...The Royal Air Force came into being on April 1st, 1918 as a new independent service, ranking with the Army and the Navy. RAF Headquarters in France compiled a series of weekly resumes of the air operations on the Western Front: Royal Air Force 1918 presents the hitherto unpublished confidential action reports of the RAF, which ... View more info

Armored fighting vehicles of Germany: World War II by Crow, Duncan (edited by)

By: Crow, Duncan (edited by)

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Arco Pub. Co: 1978-01-01

Seller ID: 4J-0HZ3-IGRJ

ISBN: 0668046414

Condition: Used: Very Good


Hardcover, 1978 Arco Publishing NY 243 pages plus an additional 64 pages-see description below...VG+ in a VG+ DJ...black cloth boards with gilt titles-corners sharp...just a touch os shelf/edge wear to DJ-now in mylar...a bit of darkening(transferred from DJ) to endpapers, FFEP has previous owner embossed stamp...Both aspects of German armoured excellence in World War II-the equipment and its use on the battlefield-are all covered in detail in this volume. An additional 64 pages are devoted to Brigadier Watkin's brilliant survey of the achievements of German armour titled " Only Movement Br... View more info

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THE WEST POINT ATLAS OF AMERICAN WARS, VOLUME I: 1689-1900

By: Esposito, Vincent J. , editor

Price: $100.00

Publisher: The Easton Press: 1995-01-01

Seller ID: 160222002

Condition: Near Fine


Oversize Oblong Leather Bound Hardcover 1995 Easton Press Unpaginated. Near Fine,No Jacket, as issued - Leather Bound. Just a hint of shelf/edge wear to Black Leather boards - corners sharp. No previous owner marks - all pages are bright, clean and crisp. All edges gilt. Beautifully bound in luxurious full black genuine leather with 22 karat gold embossed decorations. All edges gilt. Printed on fine archival acid-free paper. Raised spine bands. Silk moire fabric endpapers and a bound-in satin ribbon page marker. Compiled by the Department of Military Art and Engineering, and the United States... View more info

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The Dogs of War

By: Forsyth, Frederick

Price: $29.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1974-07-15

Seller ID: 140629001

ISBN: 0670277533

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover, 1974 Viking Press New York 408 pages. Near Fine in a VG+ DJ. Black cloth spine with gilt titles and embossed design over orange paper boards-corners sharp..just a touch of shelf/edge wear and a few very small closed tears to unclipped DJ-now in mylar. No notes or writing-all pages are bright, clean and crisp. A small group of European and African mercenary soldiers hired by a British industrialist to depose the government of the fictional African country of Zangaro. Basis for the 1981 film of the same name with Christopher Walken and Tom Berenger and directed by John Irving. A clean... View more info

Windsock Datafile No. 106 - the LVG C.II [Paperback] by Grosz, Peter M.

By: Grosz, Peter M.

Price: $104.00

Publisher: Albatros Productions Limited: 2004-01-01

Seller ID: NN-GR85-7MQH

ISBN: 1902207645

Condition: New


New Softcover...a fresh and unmarked copy...Windsock Datafile-the unexcelled leader in World War I Aviation History..Each issue has vintage photographs, technical drawings and specifications, color illustrations and a lively, readable history of the featured aircraft...This issue features - LVG C.II...ISBN-19022077645...Thanks for supporting a small family business...LOC SSM-9 View more info

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Famous maritime squadrons of the R.A.F., by Halley, James J

By: Halley, James J

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Hylton Lacy: 1973-01-01

Seller ID: H5-FDV0-8PRL

ISBN: 0850641012

Condition: Used: Good


Hardcover, in Good Condition..Minor shelf/edge wear and age-toning to Dust Jacket-a few small closed tears to DJ ..previous owner name (former R.A.F. with service dates) opposite FFEP..No notes or highlighting-All pages are bright, clean and crisp..numerous B&W photos..ISBN-0850641012..Thanks for supporting a small family business..LOC SSM-9 View more info

Night Intruder: A personal account of the radar war between the RAF and Luftw...

By: Howard-Williams, Jeremy

Price: $39.00

Publisher: David and Charles: 1976-01-01

Seller ID: GY-9KUI-5QKX

ISBN: 0715370545

Condition: Used: Very Good


Hardcover-1976, From the library of John Molinari, R.O. ( A.I.), 8th, R.A.F. & 9th Air Force, Very Good+ in a VG+ DJ...Black cloth boards with gilt titles-corners sharp...just a touch of shelf/edge wear to price-clipped DJ-now in mylar...previous owner inscription on FFEP...No notes or writing-All pages are bright, clean and crisp...ISBN-0715370545...Thanks for supporting a small family business...LOC SSM-11 View more info

Aces & Wingmen: Men, Machines and Units of the United States Army Air Force, ...

By: Morris, Danny

Price: $84.00

Publisher: Spearman: 1972-01-01

Seller ID: FK-HNHE-J7I6

Condition: Used: Very Good


Hardcover-1972, First Edition-Neville Spearman-London...From the library of WW II veteran John Molinari, R. O. (A.I.) 8th, R.A.F. & 9th Air Force, Very Good in a VG DJ, Blue boards with gilt titles-corners sharp...minor shelf wear to price-clipped DJ-one small closed tear to rear of DJ at top of spine...now in protective Mylar cover...previous owner inscription on title page and small notation at top of page 176...ISBN-0854352414... Thanks for supporting a small family business...LOC SSM-11 View more info

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Aces and Wingmen II, Vol. 1: : Men, Machines, and Units of the United States Army Air Force, Eighth Fighter Command and 354th Fighter Group, Ninth Air Force, 1943-5

By: MORRIS, Danny

Price: $70.00

Publisher: Aviation Usk: 1972-01-01

Seller ID: 180326009

Condition: Very Good+


Large Hardcover, 1989 Revised Edition Aviation Usk 256 pages. Very Good+, no DJ. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt titles - corners sharp. No previous owner markings - all pages are clean and crisp. Volume one. New and revised edition. Men, Machines, and Units of the United States Army Air Force, Eighth Fighter Command and 354th Fighter Group, Ninth Air Force, 1943-5.ISBN-0854352414.LOC SSM-09 View more info

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With Crook at the Rosebud

By: Vaughn, J.W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Stackpole Company: 1956-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 160419001

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, Stated First Edition 1956 Stackpole 245 pages. Very Good in a VG+ DJ. Minor shelf/edge wear to tan cloth boards with red titles, top of spine has two very small closed tears - one corner lightly bumped. Minor shelf/edge wear and a few closed tears to clipped DJ, bookmark still attached to rear flap (a nice touch by Stackpole and seldom found intact over the years) - DJ now in mylar. Previous owner name at top of FFEP. All pages are clean and crisp - map endpapers. Complete story of the battle at Rosebud and other situations that were instrumental in bringing about the tragedy at the... View more info

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Lost Soldiers

By: Webb, James

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Bantam: 2001-08-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 180517001

ISBN: 0553802143

Condition: near fine


Hardcover, Signed by author on the title page, First Edition 2001 Bantam Books 367 pages. Near Fine, in VG+ DJ. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear to black cloth spine with silver titles over paper boards. One tiny bump to upper corner of rear panel. Just a touch of shelf/edge wear and rubbing to unclipped DJ, now in mylar The author had a distinguished career in the military and in public service. He was Captain of Delta Company 1st Battalion 5th Marines during the Vietnam War. His bravery earned him 2 Purple Hearts, 2 Bronze Stars, a Silver Star and the Navy Cross. He served as US Sec... View more info