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Barbara W. Tuchman:  The Guns of August & the Proud Tower
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Barbara W. Tuchman: The Guns of August & the Proud Tower

By Tuchman, Barbara W.

Library of America. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2012. 2nd Printing. Hardcover. 159853145X . Hardcover with dustjacket, a fine gift copy of this attractive edition which includes two of Tuchman's most highly regarded works, both the book and jacket are in excellent condition, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "...deluxe reader's edition with fully restored illustrations and color maps"; ; 1264 pages .

$24.00

The Guns of August

By Tuchman, Barbara

Bonanza Books. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1982. Reprint. Hardcover. 0517385740 . Hardcover with dustjacket, nice copy of this Pulitzer Prize Winner, a clean tight copy with no significant flaws to the book or jacket, a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "The drama of 1914, a month of battle in which war was waged on a scale unsurpassed and whose results determined the shape of the world in which we live today" ; ; 511 pages .

$34.00

The First Team: Thornton D. Hooper and America's First Bombing Squadrons

By Thomas, Gerald C. Jr.

League of World War I Aviation Historians. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1992. Limited Edition. Hardcover. 096342100X . Large format hardcover with dustjacket, "This copy of 'The First Team' is No. 98 of 250 copies numbered and signed by the author on behalf of the family of Thornton D. Hooper." Book is in excellent condition with no remarkable flaws, the jacket has some edge-wear, mostly along the top of the rear panel, it is also clean and presentable and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "The story of the first American bombing squadrons is little known, but by no means inaccessible," illustrated throughout, includes Appendices; ; 162 pages; Signed by Author .

$73.00

Ring of Steel:  Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I
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Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I

By Watson, Alexander

New York: Basic Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2014. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. 0465018726 . Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number line on copyright page, book and jacket are in excellent condition, there are no remarkable flaws, the original price is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, a fine gift copy of this "immensely authoritative new history of Germany and Austria-Hungary between 1914 and 1918," illustrated, includes an extensive bibliography; ; 788 pages .

$24.00

Hacking through Belgium

By Dane, Edmund

London: Hodder & Stoughton. Very Good. 1914. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, 176 pages, decorative end-papers, Belgium/World War I, some faint staining to the cover, binding is tight, contents are fine .

$13.00

A Student in Arms

By Hankey, Donald

New York: E. P. Dutton. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1917. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, book is in excellent condition, it looks new except for mild darkening to the top outer edge, dark blue with bright gold titles, the brown jacket has some edge-wear at top of spine and front cover, it is in excellent condition otherwise and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included, "Published originally in the columns of the London Spectator, these short articles, sketches and essays, written by a man in the trenches, for a 'war-book' of quite an unusual kind, dealing with the deeper things of human life" .

$17.00

Ace of the Iron Cross

By Udet, Ernst

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1970. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover with dustjacket, first printing as stated on copyright page, "A new translation of the autobiography of a famous German Ace of World War I," illustrated with photos and drawings, a moderate spine-lean is the only book flaw, the binding remains tight and clean and the contents are fine, the jacket has a small edge-chip at bottom of spine, the original price (5.95) is present and a professional (removable) mylar cover is included .

$12.00

The Irish Guards in the Great War: Two Volumes - the First Battalion; the Second Battalion

By Kipling, Rudyard

New York: Sarpedon. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1997. 1st Edition Thus. Hardcover. 2-volume set, hardcovers with dustjackets, first printings of this new edition as indicated by the publisher's "1" in the number lines on copyright pages, originally published in 1923 as a monument to his son's service (and death) , this is Kipling's "forgotten masterpiece," illustrated throughout with photos and maps, Volume 1 is in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws, the jacket is rubbed on the rear panel and a small tape-mend at bottom of spine, Volume 2 is clean and attractive, there are no significant flaws to the book or jacket, the original prices are present and professional (removable) mylar covers are included .

$39.00

History of 314th Field Artillery

By Anonymous

Good. 1920. Hardcover. Large format hardcover, issued without a dustjacket, World War I regimental history, 112 pages, illustrated with photos and a large folding map, includes a Roster, the rear cover is discolored near the fore-edge, wear to the corners, tanning to the edge of the front cover, bump on top rear edge, the contents are fine .

$64.00

With Our Faces in the Light

By Palmer, Frederick

New York, NY: Dodd, Mead & Co. Very Good. 1917. 1st Edition; 1st Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover, no dustjacket, first printing as indicated by the same date on title and copyright page, clean, well-preserved copy of this plea to the American people for entrance into World War One, 7 X 4 inches, the original paper title labels are in nice shape with just a small amount of edge-loss to the spine-label with no loss of text, some edge-chipping at top of spine, and the former owner's name on the first blank page, quite pleasing to the eye overall, binding is tight, contents are fine .

$75.00

German Airships: Parseval - Schutte - Lanz - Zeppelin

By Nowarra, Heinz J.

West Chester, PA: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.. Fine. 1990. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. 0887401996 . Oblong paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive copy, features a great collection of photos and diagrams accompanied by concise and informative text; 52 pages .

$9.00

German Bombers of WWI in action - Aircraft No. 173
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German Bombers of WWI in action - Aircraft No. 173

By Cooksley, Peter, Ernesto Cumpian & Don Greer

Carrollton, Texas: Squadron/Signal Publications. Fine. 2000. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. 0897474163 . Oblong paperback in excellent condition, no remarkable flaws to this clean, attractive copy, features a great selection of photos and diagrams accompanied by a concise, informative text; 50 pages .

$21.00

The Cinderellas of the Fleet
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The Cinderellas of the Fleet

By Nutting, William Washburn

Jersey City, New Jersey: The Standard Motor Construction Co.. Very Good. 1920. Hardcover. Hardcover, issued without a dustjacket, original gray cloth binding with mounted decorative black and gold title plate on front cover, the binding is clean and bright as new, all edges gilt, mild damp-wrinkling is present on the bottom margins of the pages, this flaw does not affect the text and detracts very little from this copy's appearance, the only other remarkable flaw is a discreet circular blind-embossed owner-stamp on the front end-paper, 178 pages, illustrated throughout, including a color frontis, contains stories by several contributors about the World War I submarine chasers deployed by the U. S. Navy .

$26.00