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Illustrated Programme and Descriptive Souvenir of the International Naval Review, New York Bay, April 27, 1893

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Nevius & Kane: 1893

Seller ID: 015403


Heavily illustrated magazine depicting naval ships from around the world. Mostly pictures U.S. fleet, but also includes German, Italian, British, Spanish, and Brazilian cruisers. A fascinating summary of world naval powers just at the beginning of the Arms Race. Original paper wraps have insect damage to spine and a few open tears to front cover. Covers separated from stapled textblock, which is tight and neat with pages lightly toned from age. Minimal soiling/creasing. ... View more info

Protecting Traitors, Spies and Terrorists: How America's Internal Security is Being Destoyed

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wheaton, IL, Church League of America: 1978

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 019346


Stapled booklet, 78pp., index, spine a bit age-toned, No writing in the book - not even an owners name. Full refund if not satisfied. A Documented report from The Research Department of the Church League of America. Scarce. View more info

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Reveille: being the Book of the Corps of Cadets: Bailey Military Institute, Greenwood, South Carolina 1917 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Greenwood, SC, Bailey Military Institute: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023319


Full burgundy leather, gold gilt lettering and design, gift inscription on front free end-paper, there is no other writing in the book, illustrated with photos (black and white), not paginated, 1917 Yearbook, extremely rare and in very good condition, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Marine Corps: Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina: First Battalion Platoon 190 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Albert Love Enterprises:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024148


Green cloth with pictorial paste-down on front cover, red and gold lettering and design, color illustrated end-papers, illustrated (some in color), 72pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Compendium of the Laws Relating to the Problems of men in the Armed Forces MICHIGAN

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, West Publishing Co: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026790


Paperback. Original paper wrapper. No writing in the book. v, 21pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Compendium of the Laws Relating to the Problems of Men in the Armed Forces LOUISIANA (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, West Publishing Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026791


Paperback. Original paper wrapper. No writing in the book. v, 46pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Navy Editors' Manual (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Ships' Editorial Association for Ship and Station Newspaper Editors: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030822


Illustrated covers. Pages lightly dampstained. 87pp., index. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

United States Army Training Center: Fort Campbell, Kentucky (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Doraville, GA, Albert Love Enterprises, Inc: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030825


Front cover indicates "Company E, 7th Bn., 2d Bde" Pictorial end papers. Color and black & white photos. Not paginated. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Rapid-Fire English: French: German

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York and London, Harper & Brothers: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035302


World War I phrase book. For the use of soldiers and sailors and the men and women of the Army and Navy Medical Corps. Includes 330 words and terms of trench slang. Fabric binding (loose) and some insect damage on last few leaves (slightly affecting text). Some dampstains. 124pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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History of the 33d Iowa Infantry, Volunteer Regiment, 1863-6

By: A. F. Sperry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Des Moines, Mills & Company: 1866

Seller ID: 014528


Facsimile of the 1866 edition. Clean, crisp pages. Small stain on pastedown from sticker inside front cover. viii, 237pp. Bound in black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Protected by mylar. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Report on the War in Vietnam (inscribed by Westmoreland)

By: Admiral U. S. G. Sharp and General W. C. Westmoreland

Price: $125.00

Publisher: U. S. Government:

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed by Westmoreland

Seller ID: 012173


Inscribed to George Olmsted with high personal regards. Westy (W. C. Westmoreland) 20 May 1969. Westmoreland was in command of all US Military operations in Vietnam from 1964-1968.Olmstead was a prominent WWII general - see wikipedia.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The American Steel Navy: A Photographic History of the U.S. Navy from the Introduction of the Steel Hull in 1883 to the Cruise of the Great White Fleet, 1907-1909 (First Edition)

By: Alden, John D.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Anapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027619


The American Steel Navy traces the development of the modern U.S. Navy from its first steel ships authorized in 1883 through the War with Spain until its maturing in the form of the Great White Fleet. The text is heavily illustrated by photographs and drawings of the ships themselves, their equipment, and the men who designed and served on them. Appendices include outline plans of the major ships and biographical sketches of important people involved in their development... View more info

The Sword and the Centuries

By: Alfred Hutton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Wrens Park: 2003

Seller ID: 036303


Being a description of the various swords used in civilized Europe during the last five centuries, and of single combats which have been fought with them. With introductory remarks by Captain Cyril G.R. Matthey. Burgundy cloth with silver spine lettering. Illustrated. xxviii, 371pp. Mylar cover. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Stonewall's Foot Calvaryman

By: Andrew Davidson Long

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, Walter E. Long: 1965

Seller ID: 034585


Author was in Company A, Fifth Virginia Regiment, Stonewall Brigade. Gray cloth. Pastedown labels over original half title and title. Textured end-papers. 37pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Student Workbook: Maps, Charts, and Aerial Photos: Preflight (Restricted)

By: Army Air Forces Training Command

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Army Air Forces Training Command:

Seller ID: 030930


This is a Student Workbook marked "Restricted" published by the Army Air Forces Training Command Visual Training Department in collaboration with the Ground Training Technical Advisory Department, Central Instructor's School, Randolph Field, Texas. Paperback. Illustrated cover (dampstained). 124pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Retreat from Mons: The Operations of the British Army in the Present War (First American Edition)

By: Arthur Corbett-Smith

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1917

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 038821


Preface by Field Marshal Lord French. First American Edition. x, 104pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

U.S. Navy Dive and Torpedo Bombers of World War II (First Edition)

By: Barrett Tillman; Robert L. Lawson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, MBI Publishing Company: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033144


With their stout airframes, innovative airbrake designs and near-vertical dive capabilities, U.S. Navy torpedo and dive bombers rendered Japanese deck gunners nearly defenseless and played a crucial role in the course of the war in the Pacific. This photo-history uses remarkable color photography from the period, along with quotes and anecdotes from pilots and crewmembers, to relate the stories behind Navy dive bombers over the Pacific. Included in the collection are the... View more info

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Reporting Vietnam, Part 1: American Journalism, 1959-1969 (Library of America) First Printing

By: Bates, Milton J. [Compiler]; Lichty, Lawrence [Compiler]; Miles, Paul [Compiler]; Spector, Ronald H. [Compiler]; Young, Marilyn [Compiler];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Library of America: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 039445


Gathers original newspaper and magazine articles to capture the immediacy of events as they happened during the course of the war. Green cloth. 858pp. Bound in ribbon page marker. Decorated end papers. First Printing. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Reporting Vietnam Part Two: American Journalism 1969-1975 (First Printing)

By: Bates, Milton J. [Compiler]; Lichty, Lawrence [Compiler]; Miles, Paul [Compiler]; Spector, Ronald H. [Compiler]; Young, Marilyn [Compiler];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Library of America: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 039446


Gathers original newspaper and magazine articles to capture the immediacy of events as they happened during the course of the war.Green cloth. 857pp. Bound in ribbon page marker. Decorated end papers. First Printing. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Maps of War

By: Baynton-Williams, Ashley; Baynton-Williams, Miles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, Quercus: 2007

Seller ID: 037791


Gaze across historys bloodiest battlefields, as beautifully realized by the cartographers of the time. From the depiction of the battle of Pinkie Cleugh between England and Scotland in 1547 the earliest map printed in the British Isles to chartings of the American War of Independence, and from plans of the advance of the British fleet at the Battle of Trafalgar to the trench maps of World War I, this unique collection highlights the extraordinary influence cartography h... View more info

Aviazione, 1900-1918 Parte Prima (Gli Eserciti del Ventesimo Secolo 1)

By: Bernardo Sclerandi

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Milano, Curcio Periodici:

Seller ID: 020016


Softcover with pictorial wraps. Fold-out poster laid in. Text in Italian. No writing or markings in the book. Pages and covers very lightly toned from age. A clean, tight copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Is Anybody Listening?: A True Story About POW/MIAs In The Vietnam War (First Edition)

By: Birchim, Barbara; Clark, Sue [Contributor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, AuthorHouse: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026644


Paperback. No writing in the book. Illustrated. xviii, 476pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Uniform Regulations United States Marine Corps 1937

By: Brannan, Steve

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Birmingham, AL, Steve Brannan: 1999

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033269


A reprint of the original 1937 government publication with an introduction by Steve Brannan and an appendix explaining size markings of WWII USMC uniforms. Includes 69 full pages of illustrations of the uniforms, insignia, and medals of the Marine Corps in 1937 including the 1939 and 1941 official updates. Paperback. Like new. Illustrated. iv, 136pp., index, with 69 plates. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A History of the Irish Soldier

By: Bredin, A. E. C

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Belfast, Ireland, Century Books: 1987

Seller ID: 036556


This book is dedicated to all Irish soldiers throughout the ages who have fought the good fight for the justice of their particular cause - especially the 50,000 men who laid down their lives in the Cause of Freedom and the Right in the British Army in the First World War. Green cloth with gold spine lettering. Illustrated. xxvi, 566pp., index. Inside of dust jacket is clear taped. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Happy Warriors

By: Brigadier A. E. C. Bredin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gillingham Dorset, The Blackmore Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038844


Green cloth with gold spine lettering. Dust jacket has interior tape reinforcement. Dust jacket is price clipped. 356pp., with a Glossary. Private library mark on title page. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Special Ops, 1939-1945: A Manual of Covert Warfare and Training

By: Bull, Stephen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Zenith Press: 2009

Seller ID: 033210


Most wars have had some element of espionage and subterfuge, but few have included as much as the Second World War, where the all-embracing nature of the conflict, new technology, and the battle of ideologies conspired to make almost everywhere a war zone. The occupation of much of Europe in particular left huge areas that could be exploited. Partisans, spies and saboteurs risked everything in a limbo where the normal rules of war were usually suspended. Concealment of ... View more info

Trench Warfare

By: Bull, Stephen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Compendium: 2003

Seller ID: 033216


History of trench warfare from World War I and II and beyond. Charcoal gray cloth with silver lettering on spine. Illustrated. 160pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Navy Hotel: A Guide for Officer's Mess Management Volume II (NAVPERS-15104)

By: Bureau of Navy Personnel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bureau of Naval Personnel:

Seller ID: 030821


Paperback. Stapled booklet. ii, 74pp. No writing in the book. Covers age-toned and lightly soiled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Under Fire: The Untold Story of the Attack in Benghazi (Audio CD)

By: Burton, Fred; Katz, Samuel M.; Gurner, Jeff [Reader]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Macmillan Audio: 2013

Edition: Audio Edition

Seller ID: 023530


Audio CD's (8), as new, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Combat Flying Clothing: Army Air Forces Clothing during World War II

By: C. G. Sweeting

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Smithsonian: 2002

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 027768


Paperback. No writing in the book. Frontispiece. Illustrated. ix, 157pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The American Navy: being an Authentic History of the United States Navy, and Biographical Sketches of American Naval Heroes, from the Formation of the Navy to the close of the Mexican War

By: Charles J. Peterson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Jas. B. Smith: 1859

Seller ID: 037490


Heavily worn leather. Spine 40% removed. Original leather spine label. Boards holding by a few ties. 100 engravings. Marbled end papers. All page edges marbled. xiii, 545pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Fort Ligonier: Outpost of the French and Indian War 1758-1766

By: Charles M. Stotz

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Foothills Litho Co: 1976

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 020568


Stapled booklet, original cardboard wraps, map printed inside of front cover, 9pp., no writing in the booklet, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Model of Fort Pitt: A Description and Brief Account of Britain's Greatest American Stronghold (First Edition)

By: Charles Morse Stotz

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commision: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020787


Stapled pamphlet, 12pp., as new copy, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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On Board Old Ironsides 1812-1815 (Signed First Edition)

By: Charles Wharton Stork

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Mill Valley, CA, The Wings Press: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 022565


Blue cloth with gold lettering and design, cloth is very lightly age-toned, author's gift inscription on ffep to Admiral William Frederick Halsey (one of four Admirals in U.S. History to receive 5 stars, the author was a prominent poet whose papers are now at Syracuse University. In 1939 Stork was on the SS Athenia when a German submarine sunk it. He was among the passengers that were rescued. 92pp., full refund if not satisfied. View more info

An Illustrated History of the United States Marine Corps

By: Chester G. Hearn; General J. L. Jones [Foreword]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Salamander Books Ltd: 2002

Seller ID: 033439


This work charts the evolution of the United States Marine Corps from a few ships' guards into a multi-faceted and highly sophisticated military service capable of conducting operations from the air, sea and land. Pictorial cloth with matching pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated. 224pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

United States Navy Chaplains 1778-1945 (First Edition)

By: Clifford Merrill Drury

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., United States Government Printing Office: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034958


The book contains biographical and service-record sketches of 3,353 Chaplains, including 2 who served in the Continental Navy. Compiled by the Chaplains Activity of the Bureau of Naval Personnel, Navy Department under the direction of Clifford Merrill Drury, Captain, Chaplains Corps, United States Naval Reserve. Green cloth with gold spine lettering (a bit worn). No writing in the book. iv, 344pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Roster Retired Army Officers: Sixth United States Army Area: Prepared from Records of Adjutant General Section 1957 (Signed First Edition)

By: Colonel R. H. Chard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Headquarters Sixth United States Army: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030816


Cover letter dated 8 July 1957 signed by Colonel R. H. Chard, Adjutant General. This is a roster of retired Army officers residing in the Sixth U. S. Army Area. Paperback. Stapled paperback with original paper wraps. A little dampstaining on fore-edges of covers. iv, 76pp., with Additions. Some pencil checkmarks next to some names, but no writing. Rare. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

America's Fighting Men (Limited Edition)

By: Copeland, Peter F.; Peterson, Harold L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: TBS The Book Service Ltd: 1972

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 037540


Limited edition #740/1000, signed by the artist, Peter Copeland. Portfolio of 24 full-color plates accompanied by booklet in red wraps, housed in publisher's blue cloth clam shell case. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A French-English Military Technical Dictionary (First Edition)

By: Cornelis De Witt Willcox

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036425


Willcox was First Lieutenant of Artillery, United States Army. Half leather with raised bands. Marbled boards. Corners and board edges worn. xiii, 493pp., appendix. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Previous owner's personal library label inside front cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Reveille: War Poems by Members of Our Armed Forces (First Edition)

By: Daniel Henderson, John Kieran and Grantland RIce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, A. S. Barnes: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027647


Royal blue cloth with red labels on spine and front cover. No writing in the book. xxviii, 254pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Costs of War: America's Pyrrhic Victories

By: Denson, John V. [Editor]

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, Transaction Publishers: 1997

Seller ID: 034799


This book represents a large-scale collective effort to pierce the veils of myth and propaganda to reveal the true costs of war, above all, the cost to liberty. Central to this volume are the views of Ludwig von Mises on war and foreign policy. Mises argued that war, along with colonialism and imperialism, is the greatest enemy of freedom and prosperity, and that peace throughout the world cannot be achieved until the central governments of the major nations become limi... View more info

Physical Training Manual: United States Naval Academy (First Edition)

By: Department of Physical Training United States Naval Academy

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, United States Naval Institute: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036005


Topics covered include setting-up exercises, rhythmic exercises, stretching and limbering exercises, intramural sports, baseball, basketball, boxing, crew, fencing, football, golf, gymnastics, handball, lacrosse, rough and tumble, soccer, squash, swimming, tennis, track, wrestling, and training and athletic injuries. Navy cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Illustrated. x, 312pp. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. There is n... View more info

United States Air Force Search and Rescue Survival Training: AF Regulation 64-4

By: Department of the Air Force; United States

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, MetroBooks: 2002

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 031003


A comprehensive survival training manual written by U.S. Air Force survival experts. More than 700 black and white illustrations and 100 color photos. Illustrated cover. No writing in the book. 620pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Quartz Crystals: Theory, Fabrication and Perfomance Measurements (First Edition) TM11-2540

By: Department of the Army

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., United States Government Printing Office: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036058


Department of the Army Technical Manual TM11-2540. December 1950 issue. AGO 1971A-Dec. Paperback. Original paper wraps. Illustrated. iii, 130pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Grounding Procedure and Protective Devices (First Edition)

By: Department of the Army and the Air Force

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., United States Government Printing Office: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036059


Department of the Army Technical Manual TM11-676 and AFM100-75. August 1948 issue. Paperback. Original paper wraps. Illustrated. iii, 46pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The War to End Wars 1914-18 (The Eventful 20th Century)

By: Digest, Readers

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Penguin Putnam~childrens Hc: 2001

Seller ID: 036909


Pictorial survey of the Great War from 1914 to 1918. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. 160pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Clear the Way!: A History of the 38th (Irish) Brigade, 1941-1947 (Irish Brigade, 1941-47) First Paperback Edition

By: Doherty, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ireland, Irish Academic Press: 1994

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 036230


Paperback. Illustrated. xvii, 336pp., index. Spine creased. Previous owner's blind-stamped seal on title page. View more info

A Question of Loyalty: Gen. Billy Mitchell and the Court-Martial That Gripped the Nation (Signed First Edition)

By: Douglas Waller

Price: $20.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 027785


Two toned cloth with red lettering. Author's signature on title page. Illustrated. 439pp. Remainder mark. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography

By: Dupuy, Trevor N.; Johnson, Curt; Bongard, David L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Book Sales: 1995

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 034015


Assessing three thousand of the most important worldwide military figures from the earliest recorded moments in history to the present, a fact-filled compilation lists concise biographies and noted contributions for each person. Quarter leatherette with boards. viii, 834pp. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A. E. F. Fun in France (First Edition)

By: E. R. Williams

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Ex=Service Men's Co-operative League: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026462


Paperback. Illustrated. Spine tattered. Not paginated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info