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Imagining Hitler

By: Rosenfeld, Alvin H

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana University Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 27895

ISBN: 0253139600

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 121 pages; Snugly bound and neat in crisp-edged dust jacket. A touch of shelf/handling wear to jacket at edges with just light rub and shelf soiling to surfaces. Solid unmarked copy. VG++/VG+ View more info

Memoirs and Correspondence of Admiral Lord De Saumarez: from Original Papers in Possession of the Family. Volume 1

By: Ross, Sir John

Price: $145.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley: 1838

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13464

Condition: Very Good-


engraved frontis & 3 plates and 2 charts/diagrams; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 440 pages; Volume 1 only, of 2. Publisher's original green cloth with decorative arabesque design stamped in blind to boards and with title lettering to spine bright and clear at spine. Pages unopened at top edge. Binding snug with just suggestion of splits in the internal hinges. Mild sunning to green cloth at spine. Top front corners bumped but not abraded. Illustrated with 4 finely engraved plates and 2 engraved maps/charts. A quite attractive example of this 1st of two volumes. Near VG View more info

Mid Atlantic Air Museum Presents - War News, June 1944 [Program 2006] the Magazine of the Warfront and the Homefront

By: Russell A. Strine, President, Mid Atlantic Air Museum

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Reading PA, Boyertown Publishing Co.: 2006

Seller ID: 38660

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 72 pages; 2006 Program for the 16th annual WWII encampment and exhibition at Reading PA. Bright clean copy; oversize paperback format with saddle stapled binding and glossy color pictorial covers. Includes notes on exhibitors, aircraft and guests along with short articles, notes and related ads many done with period graphic work. Diagaonal stress crease across the top corner of the book. VG View more info

Ground Warfare: An International Encyclopedia 3 volume set

By: Sandler, Stanley L. (ed.)

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Santa Barbara, ABC-CLIO: 2002

Seller ID: 32945

ISBN: 1576073440

Condition: Very Good


Maps, photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 1067 pages; 3 volume set in original, glossy, color illustrated boards. Bright, tight and fresh with just superficial indications of prior library ownership. Bookplate to front endpage and small barcode label to rear pastedown. Otherwise essentially as new. Illustrated throughout with maps, diagrams and photographs. Graded down to VG to reflect superficial evidence of prior institutional ownership. ... Oversize book will require additional charges for most shipping methods. View more info

The History of An Expedition against Fort Du Quesne, in 1755; under, Major- General Edward Braddock

By: Sargent, Winthrop (ed.)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Lippincott, Grambo & Company: 1855

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13387

Condition: Good+


Publications of the Pennsylvania Historical Society; Maps and plans, folding; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 423 pages; 1855 Lippincott, Grambo & Company. HC 1st edition. Original brown cloth textured and bordered in blind. Binding snug and contents complete and generally clean. About 1/3 of the cloth at spine is missing with the raminder split and chipped. Sewn spine sound; no loose pages or plates. Prior ownership indications of an old PA University library; small ink stamp to pastedown, a small pressure stamp in blind to the margin of the title page and the remnant of a card pocket at rear. All... View more info

General Joan of Arc

By: Sarmiento, Marcel P.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Carlton Press Corporation: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22246

ISBN: 0806207256

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 143 pages; Bright, snug and very neat in a crisp-edged pictorial dust jacket. No marks. Light foxing to the top edge. Mild halo toning to the jacket's front panel. Jacket price-clipped to the top corner of the front flap. Scarce, especially in this condition. NF/VG++ View more info

Hunt and Kill; U-505 and the U-Boat War in the Atlantic

By: Savas, Theodore P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Savas Beatie: 2004

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 38592

ISBN: 1932714014

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Apparent book club edition. Tightly bound and very neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated with b&w photos on glossy stock. VG++/VG++ View more info

Dirty Wars The World Is A Battlefield

By: Scahill, Jeremy

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Nation Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31136

ISBN: 156858671X

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 642 pages; 1st printing. Stout volume is snugly bound and very neat in crisp edged and uniformly bright pictorial dust jacket with $29.99 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. "Billy, / In truth & justice / peace / [signed]" Dust jacket with just a whisper of shelf evidence to corner tips and a tiny (almost imperceptible) surface abrasion that blends in to the pictorial design. Handsome copy. NF/VG++; Signed by Author View more info

Marching with the First Nebraska; A Civil War Diary

By: Scherneckau, August; Edith Robbins & James E. Potter (Eds. )

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Norman OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 2010

Seller ID: 37553

ISBN: 0806141204

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 368 pages; Larger trade sized paperback in glossy pictorial papers. Unread copy with flat uncreased spine; tight and clean. But with a light storage wave along the bottom edge. VG or better View more info

The Politics of Escalation in Vietnam

By: Schurmann, Franz And Reginald E. Zelnik

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 0919A172922

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages; 1966 Beacon Press; HC/DJ 1st edition. Unbelievably fresh copy of this important early text questioning the US role in Vietnam. As new. F/F View more info

Revolution in Virginia, 1775 - 1783

By: Selby, John E. & Donald Higginbotham (Foreword)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Charlottesville & Williamsburg, University of Virginia Press: 2007

Seller ID: 34499

ISBN: 0879352337

Condition: Near Fine


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 456 pages; Stout trade sized paperback in glossy pictorial covers. Bright, tight and fresh; feels and appears unread. Superficial curl to cover at front edges. About as new. NF View more info

SECRET SERVANTS: A History of Japanese Espionage

By: Seth, Ronald

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Farrar, Straus and Cudahy: 1957

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 0825B734294

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 278 pages; 1957 Farrar Straus Cudahy HC/DJ 1st printing. Square, snug and neat. Original pictorial dust jacket lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners. Light shelf soiling to DJ whites. Prior owner's inked name stamp on front endpage. VG+/VG View more info

Ulysses S. Grant; Triumph Over Adversity, 1822-1865

By: Simpson, Brooks D.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25677

ISBN: 0395659949

Condition: Very Good+ in Fine dust jacket


B&W Photographs and Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 560 pages; Tight, bright and neat in original crisp edged, pictorial dust jacket. Light dust spotting to top edge of page block. Binder's flaw with a signature of page miscut at the bottom edge, mid-book. Illustrated with B/W photographs and reproductions. No marks. VG+/F View more info

The War Virgins

By: Sloan, Charles

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Publishamerica: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 22362

ISBN: 1588518949

Condition: Fine


Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 660 pages; Stout paperback in glossy illustrated covers. Bright tight and fresh. Feels and appears unread. About Fine ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

US Marines in Vietnam: High Mobility and Standdown: 1969

By: Smith, Charles R and United States Marine Corps; History and Museums Division

Price: $39.50

Publisher: Washington, DC, Govt Print. Off. [For] US Marine Corps, History and Museums Division: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15645

Condition: Very Good-


Photographs and maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 403 pages; Oversize soft cover in illustrated covers. Square, snug and sound. Prior owner's notation of rank and unit bottom edge and a lengthier ownership notation including Company and Regiment inside front cover. Short informational inscription on title page. Light rub to spine edges and corners. A few lines in the foreword are highlighted. Xiii, 261p. : ill. , maps; 27 cm. Includes: Illustrations, Maps. Solid copy. About VG ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

Society of the Army of the Potomac: Reports of the Annual Re-Union: 33rd to 38th, 1902 - 1908

By: Society Of The Army Of The Potomac.

Price: $195.00

Publisher: New York, MacGowan & Slipper, Printers: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25299

Condition: Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; Bound volume of the 33rd to 38th reports for the annual reunions of the Society of the Army of the Potomac. Years 1902 - 1908. Original chromolithograph printed cover wraps bound in. In 1/2 leather over marbled paper boards. Boards detached. Marbled endpages intact. All edges marbled. More than half of the leather spine is missing. Contents trimmed a little for the binding but with still decent margins. Front wrap of the 1902 annual has a small closed edge tear. Contents are soundly bound, clean and neat. Should be rebacked and restored. Numerous photo illustrations/... View more info

Napoleon, A Doctor's Biography

By: Sokoloff, Boris

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Prentice-Hall: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19379

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 292 pages; Square, sound and clean in original title lettered dust jacket. No marks. Expected light toning to page stock. Dust jacket lightly shelf-soiled and with light rubbing and several tiny chips and nicks at edges. $3.25 publisher issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Illustrated with B&W drawings and reproductions of period paintings. NF/VG View more info

The Lady Gangster; A Sailor's Memoir

By: Staecker, Del

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Brule, WI, Cable Publishing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19874

ISBN: 1934980218

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 173 pages; Bright, tight and fresh. Illustrated with B&W photographs and maps. Feels and appears unread. Signed by author. F/F.; Signed by Author View more info

The Gun Garden

By: Stanton, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13177

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 181 pages; 1965 Morrow HC/DJ 1st edition. Square snug and neat in original pictorial dust jacket. Dust jacket has several short closed tears to edges and some shelf rubbing to the flap folds and tips. Title lettering at spine of jacket a little sunned but still bold. VG+/VG- WWII Novel View more info

Distinguished Military Men; Word Portraits of Eight of Columbia's Finest

By: Stetten, Wayne Von

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lancaster PA, Minuteman Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38647

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Photograph Portraits; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 218 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy title lettered covers. Snugly bound and clean with just superficial handling / prior reading evidence to cover edges; mild shelf bump top front corner. Illustrated with b&w photo portraits. VG+ View more info