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cover of Jubal Early's Raid on Washington 1864

Jubal Early's Raid on Washington 1864

by Cooling, B.F.

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Published
1995
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Good
ISBN
9780933852860
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Nautical & Aviation Pub Co, 1995. 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 344 pages with some black and white illustrations and maps. From jacket: "The fate of the nation hung in the balance for two hot July days in 1864. After two weeks of hard marching, General Jubal A. Early had positioned his troops outside of Washington...… Read more
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cover of The Odyssey of the Essex

The Odyssey of the Essex

by Donovan, Frank

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8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 215 pages. Endpapers are maps. From jacket: "The voyage of the heavily armed little frigate Essex setting out under Captain David Dixon Porter in late 1812 was destined to become one of the most dramatic cruises in the annals of the U.S. Navy. It was the smallest vessel of that… Read more
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cover of General Greely:  The Story of a Great American

General Greely: The Story of a Great American

by Mitchell, General William

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Published
1936
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Reading Copy
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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1936. 8vo size clothbound hardcover with gilt titles on front cover; 242 toned pages Adolphus Greely was an American army military officer and polar explorer. He remains the only person awarded the Medal of Honor for lifetime achievement. A Reading Copy: Ex-library with typical treatments; fep was clipped to remove barcode;… Read more
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cover of Washington Rules:  America's Path to Permanent War

Washington Rules: America's Path to Permanent War

by Bacevich, Andrew J.

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Published
2010
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Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780805091410
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$46.00

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New York: Henry Holt, 2010. Signed by author on title page Stated First Edition with full number line From jacket: "For the last half century, as presidents have come and gone, the basic edifice of U.S. national security policy has remained unchanged: a worldwide military presence; armed forces configured not for defense but for global power… Read more
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cover of West Point Today

West Point Today

by Banning, Kendall

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Published
1938
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Good
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$21.00

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New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1938. 8vo size maroon clothbound hardcover with gilt titles on the spine and embossed borders on the cover; 312 toned pages with some black and white photographs on glossy stock. This is a "biography" of the United States Military Academy at West Point. Ex-library with typical treatments. This volume was professionally rebound… Read more
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cover of A Reason to Live

A Reason to Live

by Robinson, John Harold

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Published
1988
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Good
Edition
Numbered
ISBN
9780916693121
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$175.00

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Memphis, Tennessee: Castle Books, 1988. Very rare signed, numbered title. Numbered, inscribed and signed by author on fep. The frontispiece, a drawing of the author's wife, is also signed by her. One of the American Heroes series. 8vo size blue clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 445 bright, white pages with some black… Read more
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Serving in Silence

by Cammermeyer, Margarethe with Chris Fisher

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Published
1994
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Good
ISBN
9780453009058
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$11.00

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St. Paul, MN: Penguin High Bridge Audio, 1994. From back of package: "Intense media coverage of former Colonel Cammermeyer's dismissal from the U.S. Army has stirred debate... Her Bronze Star for duty in Vietnam, her being named Nurse of the Year and her role as Chief Nurse of the Washington National Guard...abruptly ended in 1992..." In 1989,… Read more
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cover of Attack and Interceptor Jets

Attack and Interceptor Jets

by Sharpe, Michael

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Published
1999
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Good
ISBN
9780760712580
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$5.00

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New York: Barnes & Noble, 1999. 12mo sized pictorial hardcover; 320 bright, white pages with color illustration on almost every page. From back: "300 military jets aircraft featured, each one illustrated by full-color artwork Full dimensions, weights, armament, and powerplant details provided for each aircraft Each aircraft's development history and career Comprehensive index provided for… Read more
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cover of West Point:  The Bicentennial Book

West Point: The Bicentennial Book

by Von Hassell, Agostino & Herm Dillon

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Published
2002
Condition
Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9781574271201
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$51.00

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Charlottesville, Virginia: Howell Press, 2002. Folio size (coffee table book) hardcover with photo illustrated dust jacket; 255 glossy pages many with full-page, full color photographs, many two-page spreads Signed and inscribed by photographer Agostino von Hassell on fep. First Edition with full numberline From jacket: "Since its establishment in 1802, by order of President Thomas Jefferson,… Read more
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cover of Enemy at the Gates:  The Battle for Stalingrad

Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad

by Craig, William

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Published
1973
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Very Good
ISBN
9780739415733
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$14.00

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New York: Penguin, 1973. 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 457 pages plus a section of black and white photographs on glossy stock. Endpapers and frontispiece are maps. From jacket: "Stalingrad remains history's bloodiest battle. No single engagement before or since racked up so many corpses in such a short time. Soldiers fought in the streets,… Read more
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cover of No Time for Rest

No Time for Rest

by Cutler, Robert

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Published
1966
Condition
Good
Edition
First
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$375.00

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Boston: Little Brown, 1966. Very rare book. Robert Cutler (1895-1974) was the first United States National Security Advisor. The position was created for him by President Dwight D. Eisenhower. Cutler served in the United States Army, eventually being promoted to Brigadier General. Among his many honors, he was awarded the Distinguished Service Medal and the Medal of… Read more
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cover of The Death of the Terpitz

The Death of the Terpitz

by Kennedy, Ludovic

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Published
1979
Condition
Good
Edition
First American
ISBN
9780316489058
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$7.50

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Boston: Little Brown, 1979. From jacket: "...a gripping account of one of the dramatic Allied victories of World War II - the sinking of the German battleship." 176 pages with black and white photographs throughout. Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out; jacket covered with mylar. Tape transfer marks on endpapers. Quotes are for illustrative purposes… Read more
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cover of None But the Valiant:  Exciting True War Stories in the Air and at Sea

None But the Valiant: Exciting True War Stories in the Air and at Sea

by Cook, Graeme

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Published
1971
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Good
ISBN
9780800855970
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$5.00

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New York: Taplinger Publishing Company, 1971. 325 pages with several sections of black and white illustrations. From jacket: "this illustrated collection of battles from the two world wars recaptures the tension and terror of modern combat." Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out; jacket covered in mylar. Quotes are for illustrative purposes only and remain the property of… Read more
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cover of Encyclopedia of Ships and Seafaring

Encyclopedia of Ships and Seafaring

by Kemp, Lieutenant Commander Peter (editor)

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Published
1980
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Good
ISBN
9780517537381
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$5.00

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New York: Crown Publishers, 1980. Contents include: The Prehistoric Boat; Oared Ships; The Development of Sailing Ships; Yachting; The History of Powered Ships; Engines and Propulsion Machinery; The Development of Submarines; Warships and Sea Warfare; Diving and Salvage; Famous Ships in History; more. 256 pages with black and white and color illustrations throughout. Small spot on title… Read more
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cover of An Illustrated Guide to German, Italian and Japanese Fighters of World War II

An Illustrated Guide to German, Italian and Japanese Fighters of World War II

by Gunston, Bill

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Published
1980
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Good
ISBN
9780668050937
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$5.00

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New York: Salamander Books Ltd., 1980. 159 pages with black and white and color illustrations. Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out. Washable illustrated covers; 3 out 4 bumped corners; book feels a little shaken. Quotes are for illustrative purposes only and remain the property of their copyright holders. Thanks for shopping with us. 100% of… Read more
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cover of Goering:  The 'Iron Man'

Goering: The 'Iron Man'

by Overy, R.J.

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Published
1984
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Good
ISBN
9780710097835
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$6.00

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London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd., 1984. From jacket: "...assesses and explains the role of Goering, dismissing the popular image of the corrupt adn indolent buccaneer in order to show the central and serious political role the Goering played in the Third Reich." Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out; jacket covered in mylar. 310 pages with… Read more
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cover of The Canaris Conspiracy

The Canaris Conspiracy

by Manvell, Roger & Heinrich Fraenkel

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Published
1969
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New York: David McKay Company, 1969. From jacket: "During the Nazi rise to power certain Germany Military Intelligence officer - led by Admiral Wilhelm Canaris - secretly plotted to overthrow Hitler." Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out; jacket covered in mylar. 268 pages, some light wear to jacket under mylar, bumped top corners, Quotes… Read more
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cover of Sword and Swastika:  Generals and Nazis in the Third Reich

Sword and Swastika: Generals and Nazis in the Third Reich

by Taylor, Telford

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Published
1952
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Good
Edition
First
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$10.00

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1952. First Edition. Professionally bound in red cloth for library use. Ex-library with typical treatments, many blacked out. 431 lightly toned pages with black and white photographs and maps. Contents include: The German Officers Corps; The Reichswehr and the Weimar Republic; The Reichswehr and the Birth of the Third Reich;… Read more
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cover of The German Rifle Company for Study and Translation

The German Rifle Company for Study and Translation

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Published
1942
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$56.00

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Washington, DC: War Department, 1942. Military Intelligence Service Information Bulletin No. 15, War Department, Washington DC 1942. "The purpose of this bulletin is to facilitate and encourage the study of military German. To accomplish this end, instructions given German infantry companies, and typical German combat orders, are presented together with notes on the German language." … Read more
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cover of Patton's Third Army

Patton's Third Army

by Anderson, Christopher J.

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Published
1997
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Good
ISBN
9781853672903
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$9.00

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London: Greenhill Books, 1997. 72 pages illustrated throughout with black and white photographs; color photo illustrated cover. Creased bottom corners of last two pages and some handling wear to covers. The illustrated history of the American soldier, his uniform and his equipment. Thanks for shopping with us! 100% of your purchase benefity charity and supports literacy and… Read more
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