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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

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Time Magazine October - December 1945; Vol. XLVI - Numbers. 14-27

By: N/A

Price: $44.95

Publisher: New York, Time Magazine: 1945

Seller ID: 12129


Light wear to the green cloth covered boards and the spine labels, some water damage to to magazine covers. Pages tanned ; A tight solid book. Green cloth covered boards with red and black spine labels. This is the bound collected edition containing issues from October to December 1945 ; 1.5 x 10.6 x 8 Inches; World War II is over and the participants start the healing process. Time Magazine gives us a view into the lives of the rich & powerful as well as those of avera... View more info

Defence 1979 in Review

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of National Defence: 1980

Seller ID: 12787


Light edge wear & soil of grey card covers ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 236 pages; An overview of the people & programs of the Canadian Armed Forces worldwide in the year 1979. Text in English in first half, turn over and same text in French. View more info

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Ranger Handbook Not for the weak or fainthearted

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fort Benning, GA, United States Army Infantry School: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18595


Card covers show light shelf wear, light soiling on backcover.; A bright solid book. ; SH 21-76; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

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None is Too Many Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948

By: Abella, Irving M

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Toronto, Lester & Orpen Dennys: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17190


Short closed tear top front panel of DJ, slight general wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9 X 6 X 1 inches; 336 pages; Canada, the compassionate, blackened its own name before, during and after WWII. Many thousands of refugees applied for refugee status and were refused. Only 5000 were admitted during the period from 1933-1948. Abella and cowriter Harold Troper analyze the circumstances View more info

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A Handful of Rice

By: Allister, William

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1961

Seller ID: 16026


Price clipped dust jacket shows some edge wear, short tears ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; Allister, a young Canadian soldier was captured by the Japanese at the end of the battle for Hong Kong in the hectic days after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Christmas Day 1941. A group of soldiers was shipped to Japan in 1943 and used as slave labor, finally to be freed after the dropping of the bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. View more info

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Civil War Justice Union Army Executions Under Lincoln

By: Alotta, Robert I.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Shippensburg PA, White Mane Publishing Company: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15986


Dust jacket shows some edgewear, scuffing, only light wear to book. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.20 X 6.10 X 1.20 inches; 234 pages; Alotta analyzes every recorded military execution in the Union army during President Lincoln's administration, including a significant number not reflected in the official government report on the subject. After a general discussion of the relevant sections of the military codes and ... View more info

Hitler's Beneficiaries; Plunder, Racial War, and the Nazi Welfare State

By: Aly, Gotz

Price: $18.50

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12620


Only slight wear to DJ ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped, bright, solid book ; 1.4 x 9.2 x 6.3 Inches; 421 pages; The publication of this book in Germany inspired a huge controversy. In an important, original contribution, Aly, the author of a number of major works on the Third Reich and the Holocaust, argues that the Nazi regime plundered the rest of Europe during WWII to the great material benefit of the German population. View more info

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The Four Ark Royals

By: Apps, Michael

Price: $16.50

Publisher: London, Kimber: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15450


Some erasure of previous owner's ink stamp on front free end paper, remainder mark bottom page edges, dust jacket shows edge wear, small spot on FFEP ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 256 pages; "in all there have been four Ark Royals, three of them aircraft carriers. The first Ark Royal was a 16th century galleon, the flagship of the Lord High Admiral of England, Lord Howard of Ef... View more info

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The Fighting Ship of the Royal Navy, 897-1984

By: Archibald, E.H.H. & Ray Woodward

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Military Press: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 17182


Blue cloth boards show some shelfwear, DJ has some soiling and discoloration, tears and chipping with 1" piece missing from top of spine. Price-clipped, FFEP has glue marks where a previous owner's book plate was removed. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 17.10 X 14 X 2 inches; 416 pages; A very complete illustrated history of the British Navy, from the early wooden vessels of the 9th century, up to the mode... View more info

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The Regiments and Corps of The Canadian Army Volume 1 of the Canadian Army List

By: Army Historical Section

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Minister of National Defence: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17876


Red cloth covers with gilt titles show very light shelf wear, prev. owner's name in ink on FFEP, light discoloration edge of front pastedown ; A bright, solid book.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages; Includes Explanatory Notes; Order of Precedence; Sketch Histories of the Regiments, Royal Canadian Armoured Force; Sketch Histories of the Regiments, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps and Index View more info

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The Jungle War Mavericks, Marauders, and Madmen in the China-Burma-India Theater of World War II

By: Astor, Gerald

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New Jersey, John Wiley & Sons: 2004

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15783


Bottom for corner lightly bumped. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.50 inches; 392 pages View more info

I Am a Star, Child of the Holocaust

By: Auerbacher, Inge

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1986

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 3438


Trade PB; Illustrated covers have some soiling, small creases, some very light shelfwear to edges and corners. An account of the author's survival of the concentration camps of World War II, during her childhood. View more info

We Landed at Dawn; the Story of the Dieppe Raid

By: Austin, Alexander Berry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co: 1943

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 11929


Price clipped DJ is worn, chipped and creased with tape repaired tears, previous owner's name on FFEP, light wear to orange cloth covered boards, top fore corner lightly bumped ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar ; 217 pages; Austin, a 'correspondent of the London Daily Herald, trained with the men.. sat in with unit commanders as they talked over details of the operation, and landed with a commando unit that demolished a key gun position of the enemy. From his own knowle... View more info

The Canadians in Britain 1939-1944

By: Authority of the Minister of National Defence

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Minister of National Defence: 1946

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9761


DJ chipped with short tears, some discoloraion ; A bright solid, book, DJ in Mylar ; The Canadian Army At War Vol 1; B&W Photographs; 172 pages; Foreword by Lieutenant-General J. C. Murchie View more info

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RAF Liberator over the Eastern Front A Bomb Aimer's Second World War and Cold War Story

By: Auton, Jim

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Yorkshire, England, Pen and Sword: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17927


As new, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; 9.29 X 6.30 X 1.10 inches; 224 pages; "Jim Auton was posted to 178 Squadron who were operating ex-U.S.A.A.F., war-weary Liberator heavy bombers. This squadron he was based in Foggia in Italy, living under canvas without the barest of military or personal necessities. The duration of a tour at that time was 40 front-line operations over such dangerous targets as Ploesti and the Danube – few in the squadron felt they could sur... View more info

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Fight for the Sky Story of the Spitfire and Hurricane

By: Bader, Douglas

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15978


Light wear to extremities, Dust jacket has light soiling and scuffing. ; A tight solid book. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.76 X 7.56 X 1.02 inches; 192 pages; ``Bader, who lost both legs as a result of a flying accident in 1931, was invalided from the Royal Air Force in 1933 and rejoined in 1939. He first saw action in a Spitfire over Dunkirk, and in a Hurricane during the Battle of Britain. He rapidly became one of Britain`s foremost ace... View more info

Image for Canucks Unlimited  Royal Canadian Air Force CF-100 Squadrons and Aircraft, 1952-1963

Canucks Unlimited Royal Canadian Air Force CF-100 Squadrons and Aircraft, 1952-1963

By: Baglow, Bob

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Canuck Publications: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18523


Card covers show light shelf wear and corner curl. ; A tight solid book. ; B&W and colour illustrations; 124 pages View more info

U.S. Grant The Making of a General, 1861-1863

By: Ballard, Michael B.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Lanham MD, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.: 2005

Seller ID: 14186


Front flap of DJ creased, light edge wear; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; The American Crisis Series; 1 x 8.9 x 6.1 Inches; 184 pages; What made Ulysses S. Grant tick? Perhaps the greatest general of the Civil War, Grant won impressive victories and established a brilliant military career. His single-minded approach to command was coupled with the ability to adapt to the kind of military campaign the moment required. In this book, Micha... View more info

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Graveyards of the Pacific From Pearl Harbour to Bikini Atoll

By: Ballard, Robert D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, National Geographic: 2001

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17183


Only slight wear to book and DJ ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W and Colour Photographs; 17.10 X 14 X 2 inches; 256 pages; Robert D. Ballard's exploration of World War II naval battle sites, and a visit to Bikini Atoll, where several atomic bomb tests were conducted after the war. "Published in the 60th anniversary year of the infamous bombing of Pearl Harbor, Graveyards of the Pacific is Dr. Robert Ballard's compelling survey of the maj... View more info