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Verdun - An Illustrated Historical Guide

By: N/A

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Frémont, Éditions Lorraines: N.D.

Seller ID: 7979


Some edgewear to DJ, chipping head and tail of spine, previous owner's name of front panel of DJ. ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; 157 pages; The book is a guide for those tourists interested in the battles of WWI. It gives maps, photos and brief histories of the various aspects of warfare in the Verdun area. Undated but circa 1930 View more info

The Evidence in the Case; A discussion of the moral responsibility for the war of 1914, as disclosed by the diplomatic records of England, Germany, Russia, France, Austria, Italy and Belgium,

By: Beck, James M

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1915

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9220


DJ chipped and discolored, a few short tears, red cloth binding of book faded where DJ chipped. ; DJ in Mylar, hinges intact; 275 pages View more info

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Conscription, 1917

By: Berger, Carl

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 18421


Slight wear, previous owner's name on FFEP. ; A bright, solid book. This scholarly work is fully footnoted. ; Canadian historical readings #8; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 77 pages; This is a group of four essays plus an Introduction. The Introduction is by Carl Berger followed by; Conscription 1917: A Brief for the Defence by A.M. Willms; Dafoe, Laurier, and the Formation of Union Government by Ramsay Cook; The Methodist Church and World War I by J.M. Bliss; Registration, ... View more info

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How Germany Makes War

By: Bernhardi, Friedrich Von (1849-1930)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, George Doran: 1914

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16958


Black cloth covered boards with gilt titles front and spine show some dampstain bottom front and back boards, corners lightly bumped ; A tight solid book, hinges intact; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 263 pages; General von Bernhardi attempts to outline Germany's strategy for conducting a 'modern' war, this on the brink of the 'Great War'. View more info

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Winged Warfare

By: Bishop, William A. (Major)

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland, Goodchild & Stewart: 1918

Seller ID: 17562


Cloth boards show edge wear, with soiling and remainder mark of library label on leather spine. Corner pieces missing from BFEP and last two pages, but text present. Moisture stains throughout book, but no musty smell present. Usual library markings, card pockets have been removed. This was obviously read by many people - pages show soil and a few tears. This book was obviously rebound. ; A tight solid book, hinges intact. ; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; Small 8vo 7½... View more info

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The White Road to Verdun the Perfect Entente Cordiale

By: Burke, Kathleen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran: 1916

Seller ID: 3559


12mo; 168 pages; Blue cloth covered boards have some spotting, white print & decoration is a little worn, paste-on photo of Burke with General Nivelle intact. Hinges intact and solid. Facsimiles of some of her war-time mementoes reproduced on front & back end papers. Frontispiece of Burke missing. Some damage to pages including one tape repaired. View more info

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At the Sharp End Volume One Canadians Fighting the Great War 1914-1916

By: Cook, Tim

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Toronto, Viking Canada: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18663


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Illustrations and Maps; 9.10 X 7 X 2 inches; 600 pages; "At the Sharp End covers the harrowing early battles of World War One, when tens of thousands, then hundreds of thousands, died, before the generals and soldiers found ways to break the terrible stalemate of the front. It provides both an intimate look at the Canadian men in the trenches and an authoritative account of the slow evoluti... View more info

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The Pity Of War Explaining World War I

By: Ferguson, Niall

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Basic Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition; Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 17616


Only light wear to top edge of DJ ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.40 X 6.20 X 2 inches; 608 pages; From the front DJ flap:"For many Americans the First World War is the forgotten war: a war that seems to have fallen into an historical void between the Civil War and World War II. This is suprising given its profound significance to the United States. More than four million Americans were mobilized in 1917-18, of whom more... View more info

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Arras to Cambrai Kitchener Battalions of the Royal Berkshire Regiment in 1917

By: Fox, Colin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, University of Reading: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17555


Card covers show very light scuffing, creasing.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 75 pages View more info

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On the Somme Kitchener Battalions of the Royal Berkshire Regiment in 1916

By: Fox, Colin & etc.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Reading: 1996

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 17554


Blue card covers show light scuffing and edge wear. ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs, Maps; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 94 pages View more info

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Their Duty Done Kitchener Battalions of the Royal Berkshire Regiment

By: Fox, Colin & John Chapman & Martin McIntyre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, University of Reading: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17556


Card covers show very light scuffing and edge wear.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 115 pages View more info

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Fighting Men

By: Frost, Leslie M

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, Clarke, Irwin & Co. Ltd.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18187


DJ shows shelf wear, with small tears and light scuffing. Gift inscription on FFEP. ; A tight, solid book Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 262 pages; Leslie Frost, former Premier of Ontario, was born in Orillia Ontario in 1895. "During World War I, he was an officer with "C"Company 157th Battalion (Simcoe Foresters), CEF, and served with the 20th Battalion, Queen's York Rangers in France and Be... View more info

Seventy Years After 1914-1984

By: Gardam, Colonel John

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Stittsville ON, Canada's Wings Inc.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 11486


Signed by Author; A little creasing and wear to card covers, deep crease front card cover ; Author inscription on half title page ; Trade PB; 99 pages; "Colonel John Gardam has collected reminiscences of Canadians who fought in the First World War." View more info

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The First World War in Photographs

By: Gilbert, Adrian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Prospero Books: 2000

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17933


DJ and boards show very light shelf wear, short tear top back DJ.; A bright, solid book, Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages; This stunning book gives a visual overview of WWI from the eyes of a number of photographers. "it includes over 400 B&W images, including extensive rare material, providing a thorough visual coverage of the war.' "offers detailed accounts of the battles of the Western an Easter... View more info

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The Battle of the Somme The Heroism and Horror of War

By: Gilbert, Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 2006

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17627


Only slight wear top edge of DJ ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs, Maps; 9.20 X 6 X 1.20 inches; 332 pages; A history of the Battle of the Somme, where 310,000 troops from German, French, British and Canadian armies died during just 138 days of battle. "Every July 1, while Canadians celebrate what they have, Newfoundlanders remember what they have lost: on 1 July 1916, on the first day of the Battle of the Somme, 733 of 801 me... View more info