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1 Salerno: American Operations from the Beaches to the Volturno (9 September-6 October 1943) First Edition
Washington, D. C. U. S. Government Printing Office 1944 First Edition Paperback Good + Paperback Illustrated 
Paperback, illustrated covers, 95pp., folding color maps, illustrated, no writing in the book, front cover torn 60% at hinge, Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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2 War Department: Technical Manual: Mess Management and Training July 6, 1942 TM 10-205 (First Edition)
Washingrton, D. C. U. S. Government Printing Office 1942 First Edition Paperback Very Good Paperback 
Stapled pamphlet, 46pp., with a 2-page chart, small stain on front cover, Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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3 A. E. C. Bredin Three Assault Landings: The Story of the 1st Bn. The Dorsetshire Regiment in Sicily, Italy and N.W. Europe
Aldershot Gale & Polden Limited 1946 Second Impression Hardcover Very Good Hardcover Illustrated 
Contains the records of the achievements of the 1st Battalion of one of the most famous English Regiments during WWII. Green cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Frontispiece. Illustrated. xv, 172pp. Previous owner's name blind-stamped on title page. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Admiral Doenitz (Translated by R H Stevens) Memoirs Ten Years and Twenty Days By Admiral Doenitz
London Weidenfeld and Nicholson 1959 Second Impression Hardcover Very Good + Very Good Hardcover Illustrated 
About the man who became Hitler's successor in the last crumbling days of the Third Reich. Green cloth with black spine lettering. Good clean copy. ix, 500pp., index. Dust jacket is price clipped. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Alan Moorehead The Desert War Trilogy: Mediterranean Front; A Year of Battle; The End in Africa (Folio Society)
London The Folio Society 2010 The Folio Society Hardcover New Hardcover Illustrated 
New copy in near fine slipcase. This set would make a great gift. Illustrated. Frontispiece. xxiv, 229; 290; 265pp., indexes. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Alford, Kenneth D. Great Treasure Stories Of World War II (First Thus)
Da Capo Press 2001 1882810864 / 9781882810864 First Thus Hardcover Like New Like New Hardcover Illustrated 
Author is the leading authority on stolen Nazi loot. Black cloth with gold spine lettering. No writing in the book. Illustrated. 238pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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7 Andrzejewski, Jerzy; Welsh, D.J. [Translator] Ashes and Diamonds (First Edition)
Evanston, IL Northwestern Univ Pr 1991 0810108569 / 9780810108561 First Edition Paperback Very Good + Paperback 
Paperback, no writing in the book, xxix, 239pp. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Angelo M. Codevilla Between the Alps and a Hard Place: Switzerland in World War II and the Rewriting of History
Washington, D. C. Regnery History 2000 089526238X / 9780895262387 First Printing Hardcover New New Hardcover Illustrated 
In Between the Alps and a Hard Place, Professor Angelo M. Codevilla reveals how the true history of the Swiss in World War II has been buried beneath a modern campaign of moral blackmail that has accused Switzerland of secretly supporting Nazi Germany and sharing culpability for the Holocaust. Black cloth with gold spine lettering. New copy. Solid copy. 248pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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9 Benito Mussolini The Fall of Mussolini: His Own Story
New York Farrar, Straus and Company 1948 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good + Very Good + Hardcover 
Mussolini lived to tell of the fall of the empire that he had created. This is his own story. Black cloth with white spine lettering. No writing in the book. Solid copy. Mylar cover. 212pp. First American Edition. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Birdwell, Michael E. Celluloid Soldiers: The Warner Bros. Campaign Against Nazism
New York / London NYU Press 1999 0814713386 / 9780814713389 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 
Very minimal foxing to book edges and front of dust jacket. Otherwise like new. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 29.99 USD
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11 Bischof, Gunter; Ambrose, Stephen E. [Editor] Eisenhower and the German Pows: Facts Against Falsehood (Eisenhower Center Studies on War and Peace) First Printing
Baton Rouge and London Louisiana State Univ Press 1992 0807117587 / 9780807117583 First Printing Hardcover New New Hardcover Illustrated 
A response to James Bacque's Other Losses. Black cloth with silver spine lettering. New copy. Illustrated. 258pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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12 Bishop, Chris; Mcnab, Chris Campaigns of World War II Day by Day
London Amber Books 2006 1905704089 / 9781905704088 Reprint Edition Paperback New Paperback Illustrated 
Comprehensive coverage of all the main action in World War II. Illustrated with action photographs and detailed color maps throughout. Paperback. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. 256pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Burlingame, Burl Advance Force Pearl Harbor: The Imperial Navy's Underwater Assault on America (First Edition)
Kailua, HI Pacific Monograph 1992 0962922714 / 9780962922718 First Edition Paperback Near Fine Paperback Illustrated 
A fascinating story giving the inside scoop on the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Operations of Japanese submarines before and during the attack are described in splendid detail. Paperback. Illustrated foldover covers. No writing in the book. 480pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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We Were Ski Soldiers of World War II; Men of the 10th Mountain Division; Our Story in Verse, C. K. (Charlie) Morse.
14 C. K. (Charlie) Morse. We Were Ski Soldiers of World War II; Men of the 10th Mountain Division; Our Story in Verse
Seattle self published 1986 First Edition Paperback Very Good Paperback 
Men of the 10th Mountain Division. Their story in verse. Pictorial cover. 23pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. Scarce. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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15 Captain Jean L'Herminier Casabianca : the Secret Missions of a Famous Submarine (First Edition)
London Frederick Muller, LTD 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Hardcover Illustrated 
The thrilling exploits of the French submarine, Casabianca from April 1942 to September 1943 following the surrender of Italy. Black cloth with gold spine lettering. Illustrated. Frontispiece. xii, 243pp. Mylar cover. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 Charles F. Romanus and Riley Sunderland United States Army in World War II China - Burma - India Theater; Time Runs Out in CBI (important Wedemeyer inscription)
Washington DC Office of the Chief of Military HIstory Department of the Army 1959 presumed first Near Fine No Jacket as Issued 
The book contains a full page hand written warm inscription to Major General George H. Olmsted from General A. C. Wedemeyer dated May 23, 1960. In 1944 and 45 Olmsted reported to Gen Wedemeyer in the Pacific Theater. He engineered the rescue of American POWs at the time of the Japanese surrender without a loss. Other accomplishments are noted in the article about him at Wikipedia. The map in back is present. Very pleasing condition. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 400.00 USD
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17 Chistopher Dobson, John Miller, and Ronald Payne The Cruelest Night (First American Edition)
Boston and Toronto Little, Brown and Company 1979 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good + Hardcover Illustrated 
This book recounts the full story of the worst of all sea tragedies (7,000 lives lost) which was the sinking of a German Ocean Liner (Wilhelm Gustloff) in the Baltic Sea in 1945. Two toned cloth with silver spine lettering. Bookseller's ticket on front free end paper. First American Edition. 2223pp., index. Illustrated. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Tight, clean copy. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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18 Colville, John The Fringes of Power: Downing Street Diaries 1939-1955
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 2004-08-12 0297847589 / 9780297847588 Hardcover Near Fine Fine Hardcover 
Near fine hardcover in find dust jacket. End pages shows light staining, otherwise the book looks new. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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19 Count Ciano Ciano's Diary 1939-1943 Edited with an Introduction by Malcolm Muggeridge
London William Heinemann LTD 1948 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 
Rust cloth with gold spine lettering. No writing in the book. Illustrated with black and white photos. xxii, 575pp., index. Spine a bit sunned. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Curtis-Wright Corporation Curtis-Wright Corporation
Robertson, MO Curtis-Wright Corporation 1945 First Edition Paperback Very Good Paperback Illustrated 
Curtis Wright binder with sections describing and including photos of C-46 Stabilizers, Nose Sections, Center Panels, Lower Aft, Nacelles, Fin Sections, Tail Sections, Lower Forward Sections, Rudder Sections, Elevators, Outer Wing Panels, and Center Panel Nose. Some of the photos are stamped, "RESTRICTED". Some indicate "Mfg. by U.S. Aeroplane Carriers, Inc." In addition to the bound in photos in each section, there are also 12 additional loose photos. Most of the photos are dated during 1944. The Preface indicates that this material was presented by F. C. Hickey, General Traffic Manager in order to, "become more fully acquainted with the transportation problems which have surrounded the Buffalo Plants Traffic Department in obtaining fast, safe and economical transportation for the C-46 subcontracted sections which are produced by various subcontractors to the Curtiss-Wright Corporation, Airplane Division. Rare. Full refund if not satisfied. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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