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Battle for Stalingrad

by Chuikov, Vasili Ivanovich

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1964
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Good +
Edition
First U.S. Edition
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$45.00

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Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1964 "Written by the commander of the 62nd (Siberian) Army, the man responsible for Stalingrad's defence, this dramtic record of the singel most important battle of the World War II is presented with an introduction by Hanson W. Baldwin, military editor of the New York 'Times' and a leading American military historian." Brown cloth, black… Read more
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Old Met, Les Halles and Other Losses: A Memoir of the Post-War Years.

by Burnett, Virgil

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780920214381
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$35.00

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Stratford, ON: Pasdeloup Press, 2005 An illustrated memoir. Red card cover, black titling and drawing to front, brown textblock, illustrated with the author's drawings, 135 pages. Light scratch to back cover. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra… Read more
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Heinkel He 177, 277, 274

by Griehl, Manfred & Joachim Dressel

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781853103643
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$80.00

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Shrewsbury, England: Airlife Publishing Ltd., 1998 The story of the evolution of Heinkel's long-range heavy dive-bomber. Black cloth with gilt titling to spine, richly illustrated with black and white photographs, 247 pages. Book and dust jacket show light shelf wear. This books weighs more than 1 kg and will require additional shipping charges. Depending on your location,… Read more
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$80.00
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Art Of Throwing Weapons

by Madden, James W.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780873648417
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$25.00

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Boulder, CO: Paladin Press, 1991 An instructional book on the five most common throwing weapons such as knives, spears, tomahawks, shurikens, and boomerangs. Light purple cover with black and white illustration to front, black titling to front and spine, black and white photographs throughout, 102 pages. Sunning to spine, mionr shelf wear. For some international orders we… Read more
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Aerofax Datagraph 2: The North American X-15/X-15A-2 Story

by Guenther, Ben & Jay Miller & Terry Panopalis

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good -
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$20.00

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Arlington, TX: Aerofax, Inc., 1985 Aerofax Datagraph 2, Stock No. 0302. Illustrated glossy soft cover, black titling to front and spine, richly illustrated throughout with black and white as well as full colour photographs, 64 pages. Light shelf wear, small bump to bottom free corner with a light crease to back cover. For some international orders we will… Read more
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Monogram Close-Up 12: Horten 229

by Myhra, David

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good -
ISBN
9780914144120
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$20.00

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Sturbridge, MS: Monogram Aviation Publications, 1990 Card cover, black and white titling, staple binding, many black and white photographs, one double page full colour illustration, 32 pages. Light shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but no extra charge… Read more
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H.M.C.S. Discovery: A History of the Naval Reserve in Vancouver

by Winters, Barbara

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
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$40.00

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1995 HMCS Discovery is the longest serving Naval Reserve Division in Canada's history. White soft cover with black titling to front and spine, many black and white photographs, unpaginated. Minor shelf wear. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost of tracking and insurance to your country, but… Read more
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This Army Vol. 2

by Coughlin, Bing

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1945
Edition
First Edition
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$40.00

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Rome, Italy: No. 2 Canadian Public Relations Group, 1945 Another Maple Leaf Album. A portfolio of cartoons drawn on the Italian battle front especially for The Maple Leaf, Canadian Army newspaper. Cartoons reprinted from "The Maple Leaf". Used by original owner as a kind of autograph album - contains about 50 signatures followed by home towns. Illustrated… Read more
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Journey with a Pistol: A Diary of War

by McCann, Gillian

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Published
1959
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$28.00

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London, UK: Victor Gollancz Ltd., 1959 A Chronicle of war (from Alamein to the invasion of Sicily) from a point of view other than that of Montgomery of Alamein's Memoirs. This is a personal account of the experiences of a lieutenant in the Eighth Army: the sense of futility because most of the fighting was done by the armoured… Read more
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Nagasaki 1945: The First Full-length Eyewitness Account of the Atomic Bomb Attack on Nagasaki

by Akizuki, Tatsuichiro

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1981
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780704333826
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$20.00

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London, U.K.: Quartet Books Limited, 1981 Translated by Keiichi Nagata. Edited and with an Introduction by Gordon Honeycombe. Black and white soft cover, a clluster of black and white photographs, 159 pages. Minor shelf wear, previous owner's name and date to half title page. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges… Read more
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Strategic Lift Options for Canada and the Allies (Canadian Strategic Forecast 2005)

by Rudd, David & Ewa Petruczynik & Alexander Wooley (Editors)

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2005
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9781894736084
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$30.00

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The Canadian Institute for Strategic Studies, 2005 In December 2004 civilian and military analysts came together with representatives of allied governments and the private sector to explore innovative and cost-effective wasy of helping Canada and the allies to positively influence events at home and abroad. Glossy blue soft cover with black and white photographs to front, white titling to… Read more
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Duel Under the Stars

by Johnen, Wilhelm

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1975
Condition
Good
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$20.00

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Holberg, U.K.: New English Library, 1975 Subtitled on cover: The Incredible Story of a German Night Fighter Pilot. Originally published by William Kimber and Co. in 1957. "The author, a former Messerschmitt pilot, recounts his story of the war years...[tracing] the story of the ace fighter pilots from the first development of radar by the Germans to the… Read more
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From Dry Dock to D-Day: The Return Voyage of the SS Jeremiah O'Brien

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Published
1994
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9780964488205
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$16.00

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San Francisco: Lens Boy Prerss, 1994 Introduction by Carl Nolte. This book chronicles, with the black and white photographs of Michael Emery, the voyage of the SS Jeremiah O'Brien, the last seagoing survivor of more than 2,700 Liberty Ships built during World War II. Grey soft cover with darker grey titling and black and white photograph on… Read more
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Sailor's Journey: The North Atlantic to the Sea of Japan

by Piemonte, T.J.

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Black Sheep Books
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Very Good
ISBN
9781931575652
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$29.00

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Fayetteville, NC: Old Mountain Press A book about the author's experiences during World War II. Inscribed by author on half-title page. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with black titling, a few black and white photographs, 99+ pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, interior is clean and tight - a nice looking copy. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard… Read more
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No Man's Land: The Battlefield Paintings of Mary Riter Hamilton/Tableaux Des Champs De Bataille - 1919 - 1922

by Davis, Angela E.

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Black Sheep Books
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780969417835
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$195.00

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Winnipeg, Manitoba: University of Winnipeg Catalogue was published in conjunction with an exhibition of forty of Mary Riter Hamilton's battlefield paintings of 1919 - 1922, held at the University of Winnipeg's Gallery 1C03, co-sponsored by The War Amputations of Canada, University of Winnipeg and the National Archives of Canada. Text is in English and French. Forewords… Read more
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Savage War, The: The Untold Battles of Afghanistan

by Brewster, Murray

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2011
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
Second Printing
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$60.00

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Mississauga, Ont.: John Wiley & Sons Canada, Ltd., 2011 Book contains "a detailed, inside account... of Canada's role in the war, told in the first-person by award-winning defence correspondent Murray Brewster...the first comprehensive account of the five most significant years of the war and the key moments which shaped history." Black hard cover with silver titling on spine, illustrated… Read more
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Convoys, Blockades and Mystery Towers

by Munro, D.J.

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Good
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$25.00

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London: Sampson Low, Marston & Co., Ltd. Book is undated - appears to be circa 1930s. Foreword by Commander Carlyon Bellairs, late Member of Parliament for Maidstone. By the author of "The Roaring Forties" "Scapa Flow, A Naval Retrospect" Black hard cover with gilt titling on spine, black and white maps on endpapers - different front and… Read more
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Distinguished Conduct Medal to the Canadian Expeditionary Force 1914-1920 With Full Citations

by Riddle, David K. & Donald G. Mitchell

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good-
ISBN
9781895452006
Item Price
$100.00

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Winnipeg, Manitoba: Kirkby-Marlton Press, 1991 Compiled by David K. Riddle and Donald G. Mitchell, book is a catalogue of those Canadians who served in the First World War, and were recognized as worthy of this prestigious award. Red soft cover with white titling, SIGNED by David Riddle on title page, 304 pages. Cover has minor shelf wear, book… Read more
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$100.00
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Contemporary International Terrorism and Its Impact on Canada

by Kellett, Anthony

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1988
Condition
Very Good-
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$40.00

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Canada: Department of National Defence, 1988 Operational Research and Analysis Establishment, Directorage of Social and Economic Analysis, ORAE Report No. R100, report prepared under ORAE Project 45704. this report is an up-date of a report published in 1981 "International Terrorism: A Retrospective and Prospective Examination." both reports examine trends in international terrorism, with particular reference to Canada. Blue… Read more
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Defence 1972

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good-
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$16.00

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Ottawa, Canada: Department of National Defence, 1973 This is the second annual National Defence review since the publication of the Government's Defence policy in August, 1971 in the white Paper, "Defence in the 70s." Illustrated soft cover with white titling on front, no titling on spine, black and white illustrations throughout, 117 pages. Cover has minor edge wear, owner's name… Read more
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