World War II from Old Saratoga Books

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image of Into the Valley:  A Skirmish of the Marines

Into the Valley: A Skirmish of the Marines

by Hersey, John

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Published
1943
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Endpapers foxed.
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First Edition; Later Printing
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NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Very Good with no dust jacket; Endpapers foxed.. 1943. First Edition; Later Printing. Hardcover. Red cloth binding. Black and white illustrations by Major Donald L. Dickson. An account of US Marines fighting at Guadalcanal during World War II. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 138 pages .
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My Favorite War Story

by Editors of LOOK

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Published
1945
Condition
Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket chipped and rubbed, pages toned.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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$25.00

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NY: Whittlesey House. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket chipped and rubbed, pages toned.. 1945. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. 34 true stories about World War II by American war reporters, including Ernie Pyle, Ira Wolfert, Inez Robb, Richard Tregaskis, Stefan Heym and others. Many illustrations and photos. ; 8vo 8" -… Read more
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Somewhere in England: American Airmen in the Second World War

by Cousins, Jenny (editor)

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Published
2015
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Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.
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First Edition
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London: Imperial War Museums. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 2015. First Edition. Softcover. Many photos in color and black and white. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 160 pages .
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Letters of a Combat Marine

by Brown, Lt. David Tucker

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Published
1947
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Very Good; Covers rubbed, light foxing to page tops and fore-edges, owner name on front free endpaper.
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Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina. Very Good; Covers rubbed, light foxing to page tops and fore-edges, owner . name on front free endpaper.. 1947. Softcover. A collection of letters written to family and friends by the Marine Lieutenant about his training at Parris Island through his combat service in World War II. Lt. Brown was killed… Read more
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The Marines' War: An Account of the Struggle for the Pacific from Both American and Japanese Sources

by Pratt, Fletcher

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Published
1948
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Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket tattered and chipped, foxing to page tops.
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
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NY: William Sloane Associates. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket tattered and chipped, foxing to page tops.. 1948. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Navy cloth binding. Index, maps. A history of Marine Corps battles in the Pacific Theatre written in the years right after the close of World War II. ; 8vo 8" -… Read more
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image of Get Tough!  How to Win in Hand-To-Hand Fighting As Taught to the British  Commandos and the US Armed Forces

Get Tough! How to Win in Hand-To-Hand Fighting As Taught to the British Commandos and the US Armed Forces

by Fairbairn, Capt. W. E.

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1942
Condition
Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers lightly worn and soiled, gift inscription on half-title, light finger soiling to some pag
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First Edition
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NY: D. Appleton-Century Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers lightly worn and soiled, gift inscription on half-title, light finger soiling to some pages.. 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Gray flexible cloth. Many illustrations by Hary. World War II era, well-illustrated guide to blows, throws, holds, releases, knives, and weapons disarming techniques of hand-to-hand combat. ; 8vo … Read more
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From Omaha to Okinawa: The Story of the Seabees

by Huie, William Bradford

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Published
1945
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Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, erasure mark on top corner of front free endpaper.
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First Edition
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NY: E. P. Dutton & Company. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, erasure mark on top corner of front free endpaper.. 1945. First Edition. Hardcover. Red cloth titled in gilt on front boards and spine. Text is followed by 66 pages of black and white photos. Tells the story of the Navy Construction Battalions (Seabees) during World… Read more
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English Serbo-Croat Pocket Dictionary

by Zivkovic, R. Lj.

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Published
N.D.
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Good with no dust jacket; Owner name, S. N. Garth, stamped on front free endpaper, front hinge cracked, pages toned, covers wor
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No Place: No Publisher Listed. Good with no dust jacket; Owner name, S. N. Garth, stamped on front free . endpaper, front hinge cracked, pages toned, covers worn and stained.. N.D.. Hardcover. Circa World War II era (preface discusses Allies). Red cloth flexible covers titled in black on front boards. Measures 5.25 x 4 inches. Containing common military… Read more
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Out in the Boondocks: Marines in Action in the Pacific, 21 US Marines Tell Their Stories

by Horan, James D. ; Frank, Gerold

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Published
1943
Condition
Good in Good dust jacket; Pages toned, spine cracked, water spots on boards, jacket flaps clipped, and jacket is heavily tatter
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NY: G. P. Putnam's Sons. Good in Good dust jacket; Pages toned, spine cracked, water spots on boards, jacket flaps clipped, and jacket is heavily tattered and toned, . owner name embossed on rear jacket flap.. 1943. Hardcover. Red cloth. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 209 pages .
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Historical and Pictorial Review, Barrage Balloon Training Center, United States Army, Camp Tyson, Tennessee, 1942

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Published
1941
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Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and lightly worn.
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Baton Rouge, LA: The Army and Navy Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed and lightly worn.. 1941. Hardcover. Yearbook for 306th Coast Artillery, Barrage Balloon Battalion. Red blindstamped cloth titled in gilt. Profusely illustrated with black and white head shots of camp staff and personnel of the Army’s 306th Coast Artillery Barrage Balloon… Read more
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Iron Coffins: A Personal Account of the German U-Boat Battles of World War II

by Werner, Herbert A.

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Published
1969
Condition
Good with no dust jacket; Boards scuffed, owner name on page tops, owner book review written on verso of rear flyleaf, fore-edg
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780030813221
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$11.00

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NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Good with no dust jacket; Boards scuffed, owner name on page tops, owner book review written on verso of rear flyleaf, fore-edges and several pages . soiled.. 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. 0030813220 . xviii, 329pp. Black cloth binding. Map endpapers. Appendices, glossary. Photos. The former German U-boat Commander's memoir of World War II … Read more
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Chicago: Columbia Educational Books. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1941. Hardcover. Photos. Blue textured cloth stamped in gilt and red. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 128 pages .
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Retreat, Hell!

by Camp, William Martin

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1943
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered, tape repairs on reverse.
Edition
First Edition
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$35.00

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NY: D. Appleton-Century. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered, tape repairs on reverse.. 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Dust jacket art by Patri. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 530 pages .
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The Secret Battalion

by Bird, Michael J.

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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and tattered.
Edition
First Edition
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NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket price-clipped and tattered.. 1964. First Edition. Hardcover. "How 470 courageous French Resistance fighters in the High Savoy took on 10,000 German and Vichy soldiers in March 1944". Many photos. Green decorated cloth. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 189 pages .
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Lensman: Photographs 1932-52

by Spender, Humphrey

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good; Lightly soiled, edges rubbed.
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780701132781
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London: Chatto & Windus. Very Good; Lightly soiled, edges rubbed.. 1987. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0701132787 . Black and white photographs. This collection includes his photographs of the Jarrow Hunger Marchers; of street, pub and home life in London's East End; of rural Wilshire and Suffolk, prosperous Bristol, poverty in Glasgow and the coastguard, sailors and fighter… Read more
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16th Armored Division History, Patton's Third Army - WWII

by Weaver, J. Dale (editor)

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Published
1988
Condition
Very Good; Covers mildly toned.
Edition
First Printing
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Division Association. Very Good; Covers mildly toned.. 1988. First Printing. Softcover. Unpaginated. Black and white illustrations and photos, maps. A beautiful copy of this comprehensive study of this highly decorated military division with information on individual battalions, command histories, and personal recollections. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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Shoulder Sleeve Insignia, Insignia of Rank: Service Ribbons, Decorations and Insignia of the U. S. Armed Forces

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Published
1945
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Very Good; Covers lightly worn and soiled.
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NY: Joel & Aronoff. Very Good; Covers lightly worn and soiled.. 1945. Softcover. Color photo-illustrated card covers with wire spiral binding. Unpaginated. Many color photos identifying World War II era US military badges. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall .
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These Men Shall Never Die

by Thomas, Lowell

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Old Saratoga Books
Published
1943
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Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket toned, and heavily tattered and chipped.
Edition
First Edition
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Philadelphia: The John C. Winston Company. Very Good in Fair dust jacket; Jacket toned, and heavily tattered and . chipped.. 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth titled in gilt. Map endpapers. Numerous photographers. World War II-era profiles of American military heroes from Pearl Harbor, Wake Island, the Pacific Theate, Midway, Guadalcanal, air battles and battles in North… Read more
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Pink Triangles and Gay Images: (Re)Claiming Communal and Personal History in Retrospective Gay Fiction

by Clark, J. Michael

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Published
1987
Condition
Very Good; Covers sunned and soiled.
ISBN
9780935175226
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Arlington, TX: Liberal Arts Press. Very Good; Covers sunned and soiled.. 1987. Softcover. 0935175229 . vi, 84pp, illustrations. Pink illustrated softcover. Looks at Nazi persecution and extermination of gays.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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Killing Ground Okinawa: The Battle for Sugar Loaf Hill

by Hallas, James H.

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
ISBN
9780275947262
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Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1996. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 9780275947262 . Black cloth. xv, 237 pages. Maps, black and white photos, notes, sources, and index. A study of the 6th Marine Division and their controversial military engagements during World War II. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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