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Tip and Run: The Untold Tragedy of the Great War in Africa

by Paice, Edward

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Fine
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2007 1st ed.
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9780297847090
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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2007 1st ed. 488pp. illus. hardback tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [hint of age browning owing to publisher's paper quality; else a nice crisp copy]
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The Last Cruise of the Emden

by Hoyt, Edwin P

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Very Good
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1967 1st U.K. ed.
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London: Andre Deutsch, 1967 1st U.K. ed. 242pp. illus. hardback 8vo: Very Good+ in a generally Good dj in Brodart poly cover [dj = few coffee splashes on spine strip & back cover; else G] A remarkable story of war.
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The Unsubstantial Air: American Fliers in the First World War

by Hynes, Samuel

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Near Fine
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2014 1st ed.
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9780374278007
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New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2014 1st ed. 322pp. illus. hardback tall 8vo: near Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [couple of small top edge spots; else a nice crisp copy] Cover praise from Ken Burns, Geoffrey C. Ward, et al.
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Beyond the Tumult

by Winchester, Barry w/foreword by Douglas Bader & intro. by L. G. Nixon

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Near Fine
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c1971 book club ed.
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New York: Scribner's, c1971 book club ed. 209pp. illus. brown cloth 8vo: near Fine in a generally Good dj. A World War I POW story featuring three Royal Flying Corps pilots who made "the greatest escape in the annals of wartime adventure."
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Gallipoli

by Masefield, John

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1916 1st Am. ed.
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New York: Macmillan, 1916 1st Am. ed. 245pp. + ads. illus. navy cloth sm 8vo w/gilt titles: Very Good/no dj [edges are age browned; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy] An early account of the 1915 Dardanelles disaster by the future Poet Laureate of England and later Sir John Masefield (1878-1967).
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The Unsubstantial Air: American Fliers in the First World War

by Hynes, Samuel

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Fine
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2015 1st ed. thus.
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9780374535582
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New York: Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2015 1st ed. thus. 322pp. illus. paperback 8vo: Fine [hint of age browning; else a nice crisp copy] Cover praise from Ken Burns, Jonathan Yardley, Charles McGrath and Roy Foster.
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Heroes of the Sunlit Sky

by Whitehouse, Arch

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Fine
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1967 1st ed.
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1967 1st ed. 384pp. illus. blue cloth 8vo: Fine in a Very Good dj in Brodart poly cover [newspaper clipping of author's obituary tipped to ffep; else F; dj = some edge chipping; else VG] Biographical sketches of 134 World War I airmen from both sides, illustrated with 75 photographs. The prolific writer Whitehouse (1895-1979) was… Read more
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A Nurse at the Front: The First World War Diaries of Sister Edith Appleton

by Appleton, Edith edited by Ruth Cowen w/foreword by Michael Morpurgo

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Fine
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2013 1st ed. thus.
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9781849833660
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London: Simon & Schuster UK, 2013 1st ed. thus. 311pp. illus. paperback: Fine. A story of medical innovation and courage over four years in France and Belgium by the English nurse Edith Appleton (1877-1958).
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The Donkeys

by Clark, Alan

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Very Good
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2000 reprint.
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9780712650359
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London: Pimlico, 2000 reprint. 216pp. illus. paperback 8vo: Very Good+ [text is age browned; few slightly turned bottom page corner tips mid-text; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy] A famous study of the Western Front in 1915, originally published in 1961.
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Fighter Pilots of World War I

by Jackson, Robert

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1977 book club ed.
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1977 book club ed. 158pp. hardback 8vo: Fine in a Very Good dj [dj = torn @ spine tail; else VG] Fifteen biographical sketches ranging from Immelmann to Rickenbacker.
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Torpedoboat Sailor

by Blackford, Charles Minor w/sketches by Paul Salmon

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1968 1st ed.
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Annapolis: United States Naval Institute, 1968 1st ed. 156pp. illus. charcoal grey cloth sm 4to: Very Good in a Good dj [front cover cloth has an oil moisture ring outline; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy] A memoir of service in the United States Navy during the First World War by a then young salt who went on… Read more
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Raider Wolf: The Voyage of Captain Nerger, 1916-1918

by Hoyt, Edwin P

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1977 1st ed. thus
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New York: Pinnacle Books. 1977 1st ed. thus. 211pp. paperback: Fine [text is lightly age browned; else a very nice clean and crisp copy]
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Barcelona: Editorial Escudo de Oro. 1990 7th ed. INSCRIBED by a Verdun veteran. 96pp. paperback sm 4to: Fine [short ink name blacked out on title p.; else F] Inscription inside front cover in French: "Souvenir d’un ancien combattant du Fort de Vaux avec le Commandant Raynal." -Vivies Ferdinand 95 ans 4-7-1990." Major Sylvain-Eugene Raynal and his men held out at… Read more
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Her Privates We

by Private 19022 [Manning, Frederic]

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Good
Edition
1930 1st Am. ed
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New York: Putnam's Knickerbocker Press. 1930 1st Am. ed. 334pp. beige pictorial cloth sm 8vo: Good+/no dj [some age darkening of light colored cloth, particularly of back cover; two small store stamps on rear endpp; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy] A classic novel of the First World War based on Australian writer Manning's (1882-1935) experiences in… Read more
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The Great War and Modern Memory

by Fussell, Paul

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Fine
Edition
1975 1st ed. thus.
ISBN
9780195021714
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Oxford Univ. Press, 1975 1st ed. thus. 363pp. illus. paperback tall 8vo: Fine. A multiple prize winner and instant classic of its kind. A must read for anyone interested in the First World War, war literature or, indeed, 20th century literature in general.
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Julian Grenfell: His life and the times of his death 1888-1915

by Mosley, Nicholas (on Julian Grenfell)

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Very Good
Edition
1976 1st ed
ISBN
9780030175961
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New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1976 1st ed. 275pp. illus. hardback tall 8vo: Very Good in a dj torn along top edges & now protected in a Brodart poly cover [some age browning; else VG] A portrait not only of the gifted man and poet Grenfell (1888-1915) but of his class of Englishmen who willingly embraced the Great War… Read more
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Gallipoli (large illustrated edition)

by Moorehead, Alan

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Edition
1975 Illustrated ed
ISBN
9780333175354
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South Melbourne: Macmillan Co. of Australia. 1975 Illustrated ed. 247pp. illus. pictorial cloth 4to: near Fine in a Fine dj [top edge shows foxing; else a nice crisp copy] Pictorial cover cloth consists of decorative maps of the Gallipoli battle site. This large format edition is THE edition of Moorehead's famous popular history to own.
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The Smoke Screen of Jutland

by Irving, Commander John

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Good
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1967 1st Am. ed
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New York: David McKay Co. 1967 1st Am. ed. 256pp. illus. hardback sm 4to: near Very Good in a near Very Good dj [top & fore edges are age browned; else a nice clean, complete & tight copy]
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The Anatomy of a Raid: Australia at Celtic Wood 9th October 1917 (Cameos of the Western Front)

by Spagnoly, Tony & Ted Smith w/intro. by John Laffin

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Fine
Edition
1998 revised ed
ISBN
9780850526493
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Barnsley, UK: Leo Cooper, 1998 revised ed. 130pp. illus. paperback 8vo: Fine.
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World War I Trench Warfare (1) 1914-16 & (2) 1916-18 [2-volumes]

by Bull, Stephen w/illus. by Adam Hook

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Near Fine
Edition
2002 1st ed
ISBN
9781841761978
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Oxford, UK: Osprey, 2002 1st ed. 64pp. + 64pp. illus. paperback sm quartos: near Fine [both volumes are age browned near the spine strip; else nice crisp copies]
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