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Lilliput Fleet: The Story of The Royal Navy Patrol Service

by Hampshire, A. Cecil

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Published
1957
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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London: William Kimber, 1957. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Original blue cloth. xi, 204 pp. [5] B&W plates of photos, incl. frontis. Some light rubbing to extremities. Foxing to edges of text block. Interior is clean. Dust jacket is price clipped, damp stained to foot, soiled at rear.
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Peace By Power: The Plain Man's Guide to the Key Issue of the War and of the Post-War World

by Gelber, Lionel

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Published
1942
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Near Fine
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London: Oxford University Press, 1942. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. Original tan cloth, red lettering to spine and front. vii, 159 pp. Minor bumping to spine ends. Dust jacket is bumped and crease at extremities, chafed at joints, a few short tears, small perforation to spine head. "Here is a plain answer for the plain man who… Read more
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A Liberation Album: Canadians in the Netherlands 1944-45

by Kaufman, David and Michiel Horn

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Published
1980
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1980. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo (imperial). Based on the film "Liberation!" produced and directed by John Muller. Full orange cloth. 176 pp. B&W photos throughout. Minor bumping to spine ends. Dust jacket bumped to extremities, blue scuff to front joint, sticker ghost to rear. The liberation of the Netherlands in 1944-45… Read more
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I Protest!

by Duncan, David Douglas

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Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: The New American Library, 1968. 1st Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 12mo. First printing stated. Soft cover. Unpaginated, approx 127 pp. B&W photos. Some edge wear and spot of wear to spine. These photographs were shot during the siege at Khe Sanh, by combat photographer David Duncan.
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Kaip Jie Mus Susaude

by Petruitis, J. [Jonas]

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Published
1952
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Good
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Bad-Salzuflen: Droege ir Eggert Spaustuveje, 1952. Soft Cover. Good. 8vo. PLB Vokietijos krasto valdybos knygu leidyklos leidinys, nr. 4 (series). Text in Lithuanian. Print run of 1500. Orig. card wraps, sewn and glued binding. 223 pp. Sunning and a few stains to spine. Pages are age toned. Colonel Jonas Petruitis was a Lithuanian public and military figure. In… Read more
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Sir Sefton Brancker

by MacMillan, Norman

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Published
1935
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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London: William Heineman, 1935. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. Orig. blue cloth. xxv, 491 pp. [2] B&W plates, incl. frontis. Light staining to boards, light bumping to edges. Foxing to edges of text block. Interior clean. Dust jacket is bumped and chipped at extremities, some staining and soiling. An engaging biography about international personality and pioneer… Read more
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The Luftwaffe Fighters' Battle of Britain - The Inside Story: July-October 1940

by Goss, Chris

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Published
2000
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Fine
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Manchester: Crecy Publishing Ltd, 2000. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Full black cloth. 208 pp. Illustrated in B&W. Stain to spine head of dust jacket, mostly visible to reverse. Fine overall. The story of how the outnumbered RAF fought and defeated the superior Luftwaffe in the Battle of Britain will always be a source of fascination. Accounts of… Read more
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High Flight: A Story of World War II

by Granfield, Linda

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Published
1999
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Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Toronto: Tundra Books, 1999. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Martchenko, Michael. 8vo (super). SIGNED with inscription from author to title page. Pictorial glossy paper boards, matching jacket. 32 pp. Illustrated in colour. Fine condition. Linda Granfield brings history to life as she tells the dramatic story of John Magee Jr., poet and pilot, against the background of the… Read more
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Break Them Down: Systematic Use of Psychological Torture By US Forces

by Physicians for Human Rights

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Published
2005
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Near Fine
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Cambridge, MA: Physicians for Human Rights, 2005. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo (imperial). Soft cover. 126 pp. Some light edge wear, a few very small damp stains and on small spot of wear to front cover. Else fine.
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Lost Battles: Reconstructing the Great Clashes of the Ancient World

by Sabin, Philip

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Published
2007
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New York: Hambledon Continuum, 2007. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 12mo. Orig. black boards, xxi, 298pp. Illustrated. Light bumping on spine ends but o/w near fine in d/w.
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Underwater Saboteur

by Manus, Max and F.H. Lyon (Translator)

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Published
1972
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Near Fine
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London and Glasgow: Fontana / Collins, 1972. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 16mo. Paperback, 220pp. (3)ads. Light wear on spine and covers, o/w near fine. "Max Manus specialised in attacks against German ships. With home-made torpedoes, he swam out to sabotage destroyers, on one occasion living for three days under a wharf while awaiting his chance to attach limpet… Read more
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Ticket to Hell Via Dieppe from a Prisoner's Wartime Log 1942-

by Prouse, A. Robert

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Published
1982
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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Toronto: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1982. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. SIGNED with inscription from author to half-title. Full black cloth. Pictorial endpapers. 191 pp. Bump to tail edge of front board, light foxing to top edge. Bumping and darkening to edges of dust jacket, some light foxing. This fascinating memoir of three years spent in… Read more
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Inside Camp X.

by Hodgson, Lynn Philip

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Published
2002
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Near Fine
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Port Perry, ON: Blake Book Distribution, 2002. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Paperback. 375pp. Illustrated. SIGNED with inscription by author on front inner cover. Light rubbing to covers, some creasing to corners and spine head o/w near fine. An engaging history of Oshawa's Camp X, a joint Canadian-British spy training facility in Oshawa, Ontario during the second world… Read more
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The Face of the Tiger And Other Tales from the New War: Columns and Essays from September 11th 2001 to September 11th 2002

by Steyn, Mark

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Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Montreal: Stockade Books, 2002. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Paperback, 351pp. SIGNED on title-page by author. A small crease to middle rear cover, but o/w near fine. A collection of columns written by Mark Steyn regarding the world since September 11th, such as war and peace, quagmires and root causes, new realities and indestructible myths. … Read more
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An Airman's Letter

by Anon

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Published
1940
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Near Fine
Edition
First Canadian Edition
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Toronto: Mclleland & Stewart Limited, 1940. First Canadian Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good. Thomas Dick. 16mo. Orig. blue cloth with illustration on upper front cover, 27pp. Illustrated. Light wear on spine and edges, o/w near fine in chipped d/w. Originally published in The Times on June 18, 1940 and first published in book form August, 1940. A young airman's… Read more
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Another Vietnam: Pictures of the War from the Other Side

by Page, Tim, Doug Niven and Chris Riley (Editors)

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Published
2002
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Fine
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Washington, D. C.: National Geographic, 2002. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. 4to. Orig. dark blue cloth, 240pp. Illustrated throughout. About fine in lightly worn d/w. "Another view presents the view of North Vietnamese combat photographers who documented their country's 30 year struggle.
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Inside Hitler's Greece: The Experience of Occupation 1941-44

by Mazower, Mark

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Published
1993
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Near Fine
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New Haven: Yale University Press, 1993. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. Full red cloth, gold lettering to spine. xxv, 437 pp. B&W frontis. and photos in-text. Light bumping to extremities of dust jacket, else fine. Beautifully written, insightful, and often moving, this book casts light upon a previously neglected aspect of European history and gives a chilling… Read more
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Warpath: The Story of the Algonquin Regiment, 1939-1945

by Cassidy, G.L.

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Published
2003
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Near Fine
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Cobalt, Ontario: Highway Book Shop, 2003. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo. Second printing stated (1500 copies). Glossy paper boards. xvii, 372 pp. [26 pp. B&W photo plates]. Maps and illustrations by the author. Photos by Arnold Todd, Cartoons by John Ireland. Here is told the plain unvarnished tale of an infantry battalion in action, documentary, yet dramatic.… Read more
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Woman of Rome: A Life of Elsa Morante

by Tuck, Lily

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Minotavros Books
Published
2008
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Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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New York: Harper Collins, 2008. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. First edition stated, full number line. Black paper boards. 263 pp., [1 p. acknowledgements]. [16] pp. B&W photo plates. Near fine condition. Elsa Morante was a celebrated author who was forced to flee occupied Rome during World War II to hide out in a mountain… Read more
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Manual of Map Reading and Field Sketching

by General-Staff War Office

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Published
1914
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Very Good
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London: Printed Under the Authority of His Majesty's Stationery Office By Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1914. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Orig. red cloth, 102pp, (19)ads. Illustrated with 20 plates of maps and illustrations. Some underlined passages in red, name on front endpaper; heavy wear and fraying to edges and corners, chafing and damp staining to rear board, but still… Read more
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