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Tomorrow to Live
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Tomorrow to Live

By Herber, William

Coward - Mccann Inc.. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Unmarked copy in full cloth binding, showing signs of reader's use and handling.; 8vo ; 317 pp pages .

$10.00

World Encyclopedia of Model Soldiers
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World Encyclopedia of Model Soldiers

By Garratt, John G.

Overlook Books. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1982. Hardcover. 087951129X . Hardback F/F condition in Clear protective cover. Price clipped "The book is the culmination of many years of research into the history of the 'toy' and the 'model' soldier from ancient times to the present." ; 10.9 X 8.4 X 1.1 inches; 224 pp pages .

$16.00

Decisive Battles of the U.S.A.
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Decisive Battles of the U.S.A.

By Fuller, J.F.C. (Major-General)

New York: The Beechhurst Press. Good in Fair dust jacket. 1953. Hardcover. xi, 416 pages. Illustrated with 29 maps and battle plans. Clean, straight copy, w/top edge soil and bumped corners. Original dust jacket not price clipped; heavily worn panels, and edges, large chip from tail end. Contents: The surprise at Trenton and the Battle of Princeton, 1776-1777 -- The Battles of Bennington and Freeman's Farm and the capitulation of Saratoga, 1777 -- The Battle of the Chesapeake and the Siege of Yorktown, 1781 -- The Battles of Lake Erie and Lake Champlain, 1813 and 1814 -- The Battles of San Jacinto, Contreras-Churubusco, and Chapultepec, 1836 and 1847 -- The Seven Days' Battle, 1862 -- The Battle of Gettysburg, 1863 -- The Vicksburg campaign and the Battle of Chattanooga, 1863 -- The Atlanta campaign and the Battle of Nashville, 1864 -- The Battles of El Caney-San Juan Hill and Santiago de Cuba, 1898 -- The Battle of the Meuse-Argonne. ; 8vo ; Norco .

$10.00

20th Century Journey: The Nightmare Years 1930-1940
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20th Century Journey: The Nightmare Years 1930-1940

By Shirer, William

Little Brown and Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1984. Hardcover. 654 pages. Index. Illustrated. Lightly rubbed boards; dust jacket is worn with closed tears and chips. William Shirer was originally a foreign correspondent for the Chicago Tribune and the International News Service. Shirer watched and reported the rise of the Third Reich, Hitler celebrating his new domination of Germany and unleashing the Blitzkrieg on Poland. The conflict that would come to be known as World War II. This remarkable account tells the story of an American reporter caught in a maelstrom of war and politics, desperately trying to warn Europe and the United States about the dangers to come. Shirer became known for his broadcasts from Berlin, from the rise of the Nazi dictatorship through the first year of World War II (1940). ; 8vo ; Norco .

$15.00

Driftwood Valley
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Driftwood Valley

By Stanwell-Fletcher, Theodora C.

Boston: Little Brown and Company. Good. 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. Cloth. First edition, stated. 384 pages. Sketches by John F. Stanwell-Fletcher. The author's diary of two years in Driftwood Valley, British Columbia, collecting flora and fauna for the British Columbia Provincial Museum at Victoria. Beautifully illustrated. Heavily worn edges and cover, somewhat shaken. ; 8vo .

$18.00

Kempeitai ; Japan's Dreaded Military Police Japan's Dreaded Military Police
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Kempeitai ; Japan's Dreaded Military Police Japan's Dreaded Military Police

By Lamont-Brown, Raymond

Sutton Publishing. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. Hardcover. 0750915668 . Hardback NF/F Red stamped gilt border and title on spine. Clear protective cover. Previous owner's written in ink on the top of the book signatures. " The Kempeitai, Japan's secret military police and counter-espionage service, were one of the most dreaded organizations of the Second World War. Through sheer horror tactics they degraded their victims to demonstrate their superiority over reluctant nations and break the human spirit. First-hand accounts in this book bring the atrocities to life. " ; 9.4 X 6.1 X 0.8 inches; 192 pp pages .

$10.00

Cry from the Deep ; The Submarine Disaster That Riveted the World and Put  the New Russia to the Ultimate Test The Submarine Disaster That Riveted  the World and Put the New Russia to the Ultimate Test
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Cry from the Deep ; The Submarine Disaster That Riveted the World and Put the New Russia to the Ultimate Test The Submarine Disaster That Riveted the World and Put the New Russia to the Ultimate Test

By Flynn, Ramsey

Harper. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2004. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0066211719 . Hardback NF/F Blue stamped gilt border and title on spine. Remainder. " On August 12, 2000, during one of the most important military demonstrations in post-Soviet history, an enormous explosion sank Russia's most prized nuclear submarine, the Kursk. When Vladmir Putin's men failed to rescue the 118 young submariners trapped under the icy Barents Sea and refused timely help from "foreigners" for four days, the Russian president assured his angry nation that all the men had died within minutes of the blasts. An earlier rescue would not have changed anything. " ; Remainder; 9.1 X 6.1 X 1.2 inches; 304 pp pages .

$8.00

The Secrets of Inchon ; The Untold Story of the Most Daring Covert Mission  of the Korean War The Untold Story of the Most Daring Covert Mission of  the Korean War
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The Secrets of Inchon ; The Untold Story of the Most Daring Covert Mission of the Korean War The Untold Story of the Most Daring Covert Mission of the Korean War

By Clark, Eugene Franklin

Putnam Adult. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2002. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 039914871X . Hardback NF/F Black stamped gilt border and title on spine First Edition. A first printing. Clear protective cover. Previous owner's written in ink on the top of the book signatures. " An account based on the experiences of a naval lieutenant who witnessed a covert Korean War mission firsthand discusses his two-week assignment to obtain vital intelligence in the wake of firefights, night raids, hand-to-hand combat, and a small naval battle. " ; 9.3 X 6.1 X 1.1 inches; 352 pp pages .

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The Invasion of Japan ; Alternative to the Bomb Alternative to the Bomb
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The Invasion of Japan ; Alternative to the Bomb Alternative to the Bomb

By Skates, John Ray

Univ of South Carolina Pr. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1994. Hardcover. 0872499723 . Hardcover; black boards Very Good condition In Very Good dust jacket with Clear protective cover. Previous owner's written in ink on the top of the book signatures. " Argues that the 1945-1946 planned invasion of Japan would have been less costly than it is usually supposed, and that Japan might have surrendered if the terms of peace were less than unconditional. " ; 9.3 X 6.1 X 1.0 inches; 276 pp. pages .

$8.00

Warriors of the Rising Sun ; A History of the Japanese Military A History  of the Japanese Military
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Warriors of the Rising Sun ; A History of the Japanese Military A History of the Japanese Military

By Edgerton, Robert B.

W. W. Norton & Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1997. Hardcover. 0393040852 . Hardcover; black boards Very Good condition In Good dust jacket in Clear protective cover. Previous owner's written in ink on the top of the book signatures. "This is a compelling, well-told story that gives us extraordinary insights into why Japanese and Chinese see each other as they do, how Americans and Russians became involved in the barbarism of Asian conflicts, and why this will be remembered as the century of total and incredibly brutal war.” ; 9.1 X 6.6 X 1.1 inches; 384 pp. pages .

$5.00

Into the Mirror ; The Life of Master Spy Robert P. Hanssen The Life of  Master Spy Robert P. Hanssen
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Into the Mirror ; The Life of Master Spy Robert P. Hanssen The Life of Master Spy Robert P. Hanssen

By Schiller, Lawrence

Harpercollins. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2002. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0060508094 . First Edition. A first Printing, Hardcover; white boards with black cloth spine, in the original dust jacket. Fine condition without markings. In Fine dust jacket in Clear protective cover. " Into the Mirror is the shocking story of FBI Special Agent Robert P. Hanssen, the master spy who singlehandedly created the greatest breach of security in the history of our country. " ; 9.1 X 5.9 X 1.4 inches; 336 pp. pages .

$8.00

Follow Me Up Fools Mountain ; Korea, 1951 Korea, 1951
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Follow Me Up Fools Mountain ; Korea, 1951 Korea, 1951

By Gould, Dudley C.

Southfarm Pr. Very Good in Fine dust jacket. 2002. Hardcover. 0913337471 . Hardcover; gray boards Very Good condition In Fine dust jacket in Clear protective cover. Previous owner's written in ink on the top of the book signatures. " Follow Me Up Fools Mountain is a rifle platoon leader's dramatic story about the fighting in Korea over fifty years ago. But in a way, it's not about Korea at all; Follow Me Up Fools Mountain could be a platoon leader's experiences in any twentieth century war. " ; 9.1 X 5.9 X 1.3 inches; 346 pp. pages .

$7.00

The Eagle and the Rising Sun ; The Japanese-American War 1941-1943: Pearl  Harbor through Guadalcanal The Japanese-American War 1941-1943: Pearl  Harbor through Guadalcanal
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The Eagle and the Rising Sun ; The Japanese-American War 1941-1943: Pearl Harbor through Guadalcanal The Japanese-American War 1941-1943: Pearl Harbor through Guadalcanal

By Schom, Alan & Alan M. Schom

W. W. Norton & Company. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2003. Hardcover. 0393049248 . Hardcover; black boards NF condition In NF dust jacket with Clear protective cover. Previous owner's written in ink on the top of the book signatures. " A fresh and provocative account of the greatest naval campaign of the twentieth century. " ; 9.5 X 6.5 X 1.6 inches; 416 pp. pages .

$6.00

Yankee Samurai ; The Secret Role of Nisei in America's Pacific Victory The  Secret Role of Nisei in America's Pacific Victory
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Yankee Samurai ; The Secret Role of Nisei in America's Pacific Victory The Secret Role of Nisei in America's Pacific Victory

By Harrington, Joseph Daniel

Pettigrew Enterprises. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1979. Hardcover. 0093368011 . Hardcover; green cloth boards Fine condition. In Fine dust jacket with Clear protective cover. ; 9.1 X 6.6 X 1.1 inches; 383 pp. pages .

$16.00

The Road To Verdun ; World War I'S Most Momentous Battle and the Folly of  Nationalism World War I'S Most Momentous Battle and the Folly of  Nationalism
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The Road To Verdun ; World War I'S Most Momentous Battle and the Folly of Nationalism World War I'S Most Momentous Battle and the Folly of Nationalism

By Ousby, Ian

[New York]: Doubleday. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 2002. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0385503938 . First Edition. A first Printing, Hardcover; black boards with red cloth spine, in the original dust jacket. Very Good condition without markings. In Very Good dust jacket. " In mid-February 1916, the Germans launched a surprise major offensive at Verdun, an important fortress in northeast France. By mid-March, more than 90,000 French troops had been killed or wounded. The fighting continued for seven long months, with casualties on both sides mounting in astonishing numbers. By the end of the year, the battle had claimed more than 700,000 victims. The butchery had little impact on the course of the war, and Verdun soon became the most potent symbol of the horrors of the war in general, and of trench warfare in particular. " ; 9.3 X 6.2 X 1.6 inches; 416 pages .

$10.00

Lightning Strike ; The Secret Mission to Kill Admiral Yamamoto and Avenge  Pearl Harbor The Secret Mission to Kill Admiral Yamamoto and Avenge Pearl  Harbor
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Lightning Strike ; The Secret Mission to Kill Admiral Yamamoto and Avenge Pearl Harbor The Secret Mission to Kill Admiral Yamamoto and Avenge Pearl Harbor

By Davis, Donald A.

St. Martin's Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2005. Hardcover. 0312309066 . Hardcover; brown boards Fine condition without markings. In Fine dust jacket in Clear protective cover. " This is the story of the fighter mission that changed World War II. It is the true story of the man behind Pearl Harbor---Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto---and the courageous young American fliers who flew the million-to-one suicide mission that shot him down.Yamamoto was a cigar-smoking, poker-playing, English-speaking, Harvard-educated expert on America, and that intimate knowledge served him well as architect of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. " ; 9.4 X 6.3 X 1.5 inches; 384 pp. pages .

$12.00

Our Boys in France
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Our Boys in France

By McDaniel, George White

Richmond Virginia: Baptist State Mission Board. Very Good. 1918. First Edition. Hardcover. 90 pages. Blue cloth stamped in black and lettered in gilt. Dull, all extremities worn. Remains a tight, clean copy. Name & date inside cover (1918). ; 8vo .

$15.00

Berlin Diary: The journal of a foreign correspondent, 1934-1941
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Berlin Diary: The journal of a foreign correspondent, 1934-1941

By Shirer, William

New York: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good in Fair dust jacket. 1941. Hardcover. 605 pp + Index, i-xxi pp. Presumed BCE: stated first edition but with the Borzoi blind stamp on the back board; dust jacket, now heavily worn, was without a price on issue. Now in an archival cover. Offset between two pages from (?) newsclipping (no longer present). Otherwise a clean straight copy with mild tone and the former owners name penned neatly on the ffep. The book, first published in 1941, "was the first attempt by a big-name American journalist to shed light on what was really happening in Nazi Germany." It is is a first-hand account of the rise of Nazi Germany and its road to war. ; 8vo .

$16.00

Victory Through Air Power
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Victory Through Air Power

By Seversky, Major Alexander P.de

New York: Simon & Schuster. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. 354 pp. Illustrated. Dust jacket is heavily chipped and worn. Offesetting inside the cover along the edges with former owners name neatlly written on the pastedown, just under the flap of the dust jacket. ; 8vo .

$32.00

Story of a Secret State
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Story of a Secret State

By Karski, Jan

Boston: Houghton Mifflin / Riverside Press. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1944. Hardcover. Red cloth. Clean, square and bright. Dust jacket is bright but edge worn with war time designation on the back flap. No price on the dust jacket, laid in is the original reprint blurb from the Decemeber BOMC. Jan Karski (1914-2000) was a Polish World War II resistance-movement soldier, and later a professor at Georgetown University. Story of a Secret State is his experiences in wartime Poland. ; 8vo .

$20.00

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