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War Department: Technical Manual: Mess Management and Training July 6, 1942 TM 10-205 (First Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washingrton, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023698


Stapled pamphlet, 46pp., with a 2-page chart, small stain on front cover, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Salerno: American Operations from the Beaches to the Volturno (9 September-6 October 1943) First Edition

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023751


Paperback, illustrated covers, 95pp., folding color maps, illustrated, no writing in the book, front cover torn 60% at hinge, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The German Army From Within by a British Officer Who Has Served In It

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran Company: 1914

Seller ID: 037311


Light blue denim cloth with white lettering and design on spine and front cover. Previous owner's return address label on front free end-paper. 192pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memoirs Ten Years and Twenty Days By Admiral Doenitz

By: Admiral Doenitz (Translated by R H Stevens)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicholson: 1959

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 034822


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. View more info

Falange: The Axis Secret Army in the Americas (Signed)

By: Allan Chase

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1943

Edition: Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 037421


Journalist Allan Chase [born 1913] came to fame in part by calling for the United States to break with Spain in his 1943 book FALANGE: THE AXIS SECRET ARMY IN THE AMERICAS. He believed the Falangists were at work in several Latin American countries, as well as in the zoot suit riots in Los Angeles. Sand cloth with black spine label. Inscribed by the author to Lt. S.(Seymour) Meyerson. There is no other writing in the book. Illustrated. x, 278pp., index. View more info

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Between the Alps and a Hard Place: Switzerland in World War II and the Rewriting of History

By: Angelo M. Codevilla

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Regnery History: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 034728


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. View more info

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Celluloid Soldiers: The Warner Bros. Campaign Against Nazism

By: Birdwell, Michael E.

Price: $29.99

Publisher: New York / London, NYU Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020029


Very minimal foxing to book edges and front of dust jacket. Otherwise like new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Eisenhower and the German Pows: Facts Against Falsehood (Eisenhower Center Studies on War and Peace) First Printing

By: Bischof, Gunter; Ambrose, Stephen E. [Editor]

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge and London, Louisiana State Univ Press: 1992

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 034772


A response to James Bacque's Other Losses. Black cloth with silver spine lettering. New copy. Illustrated. 258pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Campaigns of World War II Day by Day

By: Bishop, Chris; Mcnab, Chris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Amber Books: 2006

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 036671


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. View more info

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We Were Ski Soldiers of World War II; Men of the 10th Mountain Division; Our Story in Verse

By: C. K. (Charlie) Morse.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Seattle, self published: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010173


Men of the 10th Mountain Division. Their story in verse. Pictorial cover. 23pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. Scarce. View more info

Casabianca : the Secret Missions of a Famous Submarine (First Edition)

By: Captain Jean L'Herminier

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Muller, LTD: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034849


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. View more info

The War in the Mediterranean : A WW II Pictorial History (United States Army in World War II)

By: Center of Military History; Hatlem, John C. [Editor]; Hunter, Kenneth E. [Editor]; Tackley, Margaret E. [Editor];

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington and London, Brassey's Inc: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 033219


Following the Allies through their fierce battles for North Africa, the Middle East, Italy and Southern France, this volume - along with "The War Against Japan" and "The War Against Germany" - constitutes the US Army's official pictorial record of World War II. This is the story of the joint invasion of North Africa, the American disaster at the Kasserine Pass, Montgomery's and Patton's conquest of Sicily, the controversial Anglo-American landing at Anzio... View more info

The Fringes of Power: Downing Street Diaries 1939-1955

By: Colville, John

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2004-08-12

Seller ID: 028788


Near fine hardcover in find dust jacket. End pages shows light staining, otherwise the book looks new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Curtis-Wright Corporation

By: Curtis-Wright Corporation

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Robertson, MO, Curtis-Wright Corporation: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033755


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.... View more info

The Oxford Companion to World War II

By: Dear, I. C. B. [Editor]; Foot, M. R. D. [Editor];

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Oxford and New York, Oxford University Press: 1995

Seller ID: 034156


More than 1,750 entries ranging from brief identifications to in-depth articles. More than 140 leading international experts have contributed, including David Kennedy, Martin Gilbert, Robert Dallek, Yogi Akashi, Ben-Ami Shillony, Heinz-Dietrich Lowe, Norman Davies, Wilhelm Diest, and many more. Massively illustrated with more than 100 evocative photographs and supplemented by 100 maps, thirty diagrams, and over 170 tables, charts and graphs. Articles on every aspect o... View more info

Inside the Nazi Ring: Naval Attache in Sweden, 1940-45 (First Edition)

By: Denham, H. M.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: London, John Murray Publishers Ltd: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034732


New copy in mylar jacket. Black cloth with gold spine lettering. xvi, 174pp., index. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The "Magic" Background of Pearl Harbor (8 volume set)

By: Department of Defense

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., U. S. Government Printing Office: 1977

Seller ID: 034793


Navy cloth with gilt lettering and decoration. 8-volume set (complete). Consists of Volumes 1 through 5, plus the 3-volume appendix. Navy cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front covers. Illustrated end papers. No writing in the books. A nice, clean set. Full refund if not satisfied. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping may be needed. View more info

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Ireland's Generals in the Second World War (New)

By: Doherty, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ireland, Four Courts Press: 2004

Seller ID: 036297


This book looks at the wartime careers of nineteen Irishmen who reached general officer rank - from brigadier upward - and assesses their records. As well as the best known (Alexander, Auchinleck and Montgomery), the author also reminds us about Britainâ??s first successful general of the war, Richard Oâ??Connor, and the commander of the UKâ??s anti-aircraft defenses, Tim Pile, as well as two commanders of the Irish Brigade (Nelson Russell and Pat Scott), another infa... View more info

Seven Who Fell (First Edition)

By: Dorothy and Pesach Bar-Adon

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tel Aviv: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026320


Paperback. Illustrated cover. Binding worn. No writing in the book. 198pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Palestine Pioneer Library No. 11. View more info

Aviation Cadet Regulations

By: Editor-Colonel W. A. Robertson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Santa Ana, CA, Santa Ana Army Air Base: 1943

Seller ID: 013518


Pamphlet has hole punched at top corner with green string attached. "C flight, Sq. 46" written on front cover. No writing in the text. Lower corner of cover and text creased. Covers rubbed with stain on front cover and book fore edge. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Oxford Companion to World War II

By: Editor-I. C. B. Dear; Editor-M. R. D. Foot

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015534


Interior like new. Dust jacket lightly rubbed/creased. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Voices from the Holocaust (Uncorrected Proofs)

By: Editor-Sylvia Rothchild; Forward-Elie Wiesel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New American Library; William E. Weiner Oral History Library of the American Jewish Committee: 1981

Seller ID: 014106


464 pages, trim size: 6" x 9". No writing in the book. Clean white pages. Edges lightly soiled. Covers show light edgewear, spine faded. Binding tight and square. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Greatest Aces (Signed)

By: Edward H. Sims

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Ballantine Books: 1976

Edition: Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 031124


Minute by minute replays of the great aces most thrilling missions. The fighter forces of the R.A.F., Luftwaffe, and U.S.A.A.F. in World War 2. Paperback. Illustrated with photos. Inscribed to "John" (John Schell, World War 2 ace). x, 307pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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American Country Editors Abroad

By: Edward Lindsay

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Huston-Patterson Corp.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 015166


Author's inscription inside front cover reads, "To Fred, The first person for whom I have autographed anything." Cover foxed and faded. Map frontispiece. 138pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Winter War: Russia's Invasion of Finland, 1939-40 (First Edition)

By: Edwards, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Pegasus Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033709


On November 30, 1939, the Soviet Union's Red Army invaded the young nation-state of Finland, in the full expectation of routing the small, ill-equipped Finnish army and annexing the former Russian territory by the end of the year. But Finland held out for 105 bitterly cold, fiercely combative days, until March 15, 1940, when a peace agreement ended the short, savage Winter War. At the stirring center of the story lie the resourcefulness and resolve of the Finnish people... View more info

Roosevelt, Churchill, and the World War II Opposition: A Revisionist Autobiography

By: Eggleston, George Teeple

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Old Greenwich, CT, Devin-Adair Co: 1980

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 034854


The story of a man who tried to prevent the U.S. from entering World War II, and of the persecution that happened to him as a result. Navy cloth with red spine lettering. Illustrated. Dust jacket not price-clipped. xiii, 255pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Bombers of WWII

By: Ethell, Jeffrey L

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Lowe & B. Hould: 2001

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 033442


Recounts the most dangerous place to have been in the World War II European and Mediterranean theatres (especially over Germany) - in the Air Force's Bomber Command. Paperback. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. 180pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Wings of War: Fighting WW II in the Air (First Printing)

By: Ethell, Jeffrey L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, Naval Institute Press: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 033217


This is the first book ever to present the complete story of World War II U.S. aviation in full color. A rare collection of 181 rare photos. Red cloth with gold lettering on spine. No writing in the book. 136pp. First Printing. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

War Crimes Discreetly Veiled

By: F. J. P. Veale

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Devin-Adair Co: 1959

Seller ID: 034842


By the author of Advance to Barbarism. with a Foreword by the Rt. Hon. Lord Hankey. Sand cloth. Black spine lettering. xiv, 15-240pp., index. Illustrated. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Flying Tigers: Claire Chennault and the American Volunteer Group (Smithsonian History of Aviation and Spaceflight Series)

By: Ford, Daniel

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington and London, Smithsonian Inst Press: 1991

Seller ID: 034807


During World War II, in the skies over Rangoon, Burma, a handful of American pilots met and bloodied the "Imperial Wild Eagles" of Japan and in turn won immortality as the Flying Tigers. One of America's most famous combat forces, the Tigers were recruited to defend beleaguered China for $600 a month and a bounty of $500 for each Japanese plane they shot down fantastic money in an era when a Manhattan hotel room cost three dollars a night. To bring his prize-win... View more info

Suppression of Radio Noises (War Department Technical Manual TM 11-483, November 1944 (First Edition)

By: G. C. Marshall

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., United States Government Printing Office: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036024


Paperback. Stapled booklet. Original paper wraps. Cover also reads: "T.O. 16-1-125" Illustrated. No writing in the book. vi, 44pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Ethics and Airpower in World War II: The British Bombing of German Cities

By: Garrett, Stephen

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martins Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034829


On the night of 27th July 1943, about 800 British bombers attacked the German city of Hamburg, creating a fire-storm that destroyed almost four sqare miles and killed 40,000 people. The raid on Hamburg was part of a British wartime strategy known as area bombing. Over 500,000 civilians lost their lives as a result and another million received serious injury. This book analyzes the attitudes which various people and groups in Britain took toward this strategy as it was un... View more info

Sole Survivor: Torpedo Squadron Eight - Battle of Midway

By: Gay, George

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Midway Pub: 1980-01-01

Seller ID: 028546


Inscribed by the author. Fine hardcover no jacket. Book does not appear to have been read. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Wedemeyer Reports

By: General Albert C. Wedemeyer

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, The Devin-Adair Company: 1958

Inscription: inscribed by author

Seller ID: 012112


Inscribed to George and Suzanne. George is George Olmsted Jr son of the Major General of WWII fame. See Wikipedia. View more info

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Dublin Nazi No. 1: The Life of Adolph Mahr (First Edition)

By: Gerry Mullins

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ireland, Liberties Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033417


In the 1930s, Dr Adolf Mahr was a brilliant archaeologist and the head of the National Museum of Ireland. He also happened to be the head of the Nazi Party in Ireland, and was dubbed `Dublin Nazi No. 1'. Although he left for Germany shortly before the outbreak of war in 1939, to this day, he is considered by some to have been a spy who used his position to help prepare Germany's invasion of Ireland. During the war, he became director of a German propaganda radio service ... View more info

Fleet Street Blitzkrieg Diary (First Edition)

By: Gordon Robbins

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn Limited: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035274


Mustard cloth with black spine lettering. Frontispiece. Illustrated. 64pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The World War II Black Regiment That Built the Alaska Military Highway: A Photographic History

By: Griggs, William E.; Merrill, Philip J. [Editor]; Brinkley, Douglas [Introduction];

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jackson, MS, University Press of Mississippi: 2002

Seller ID: 033164


With this book William E. Griggs, the official photographer for the battalion, amends the long-neglected history. Documenting the record of its service, he took almost a thousand photographs as the 97th traveled from Fort Elgin, Florida, to Seattle and then to Port Valdez and into the interior of Alaska. Published here for the first time are more than a hundred of Griggs's black-and-white photographic images, along with captions he has written to explain the official wor... View more info

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Pacific Warriors: The U.S. Marines in World War II: A Pictorial Tribute (First Edition)

By: Hammel, Eric

Price: $40.00

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, Zenith Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033437


Pacific Warriors covers all of the legendary Marine battles of the Pacific War in a tribute to the men who led the way against Japan. It also provides the reader with a look at the prewar Marine Corps and its remarkable base force to a full six divisions along with a modern Marine Corps air force. The rise and development of modern amphibious doctrine and training going back to the end of the nineteenth century are an important part of the story and receive detailed cove... View more info

July 20, 1944: The German Opposition to Hitler as viewed by Foreign Historians: An Anthology (First Edition)

By: Hans-Adolf Jacobsen

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Bonn, Germany, Press and Information Office of the Federal Government: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033042


The story of Colonel Count von Stauffenberg's daring attempt to dispose of Adolf Hitler in order to restore Germany's honor and reputation among the community of nations. Burgundy cloth. Ex-library. 338pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Military Aircraft of WWII (Story of Flight)

By: Hansen, Ole Steen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company: 2003-03-01

Seller ID: 028505


Near fine, slight shelf wear. Gift worthy. This book would make a great gift. View more info

A Walk in the Sun (Signed)

By: Harry Brown

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1949

Edition: Sixth Printing

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 031182


Brown tells a gripping and realistic tale of the randomness and impersonal nature of combat. In the Allied landings at Salerno on the Italian peninsula during World War II, a fictional platoon loses its lieutenant and senior sergeant to enemy fire, regroups inland to decide what to do, and soon loses its next-senior NCO to battle fatigue. This short but intense novel follows the remaining members of the platoon as they attempt to ascertain their mission and carry it ou... View more info

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Der Fuhrer und die Wehrmacht (The Fuhrer and the Armed Forces)

By: Heinrich Hoffman (photographer)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Winter-Hilfswerk des Deutschen Volkes: 1937

Seller ID: 012933


Miniature propaganda booklet depicting photographs of Adolf Hitler and the German armed forces by photographer Heinrich Hoffman. Also contains message from Werner von Blomberg, Minister of the Armed Forces. Soft cover has photograph on front and Nazi eagle symbol on back. Crease on front board, front and back covers heavily rubbed. Pages slightly warped. Some foxing on text pages. Photographs well preserved. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Dark Side of the Moon (First Edition)

By: Helena Sikorska

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038533


Blue cloth. Rear board lightly soiled. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Some pencil marginalia on pages at rear of book. xvii, 299pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Shall We Send Our Youth to War [First Edition]

By: Herbert Hoover

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019394


"The former President answers a question that is on everybody's lips." No writing or markings in the book. Text pages are clean and crisp. Bound in tan cloth with original dust jacket. Top corner of front board and dust jacket show slight moisture stain. Dust jacket shows wear with a few closed tears and small open tear at rear tail corner. It is now protected by clear mylar and looks sharp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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World War Two: Classic, Rare and Unseen Photographs from the Daily Mail (World at War) FIRST EDITION

By: Hill, Duncan [Editor]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: England, Transatlantic Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027773


Pictorial cloth with matching dust-jacket. Profusely illustrated. Nice copy. 128pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Four Thousand Bowls of Rice: A Prisoner of War Comes Home (Signed)

By: Holmes, Linda Goetz; Williams, J. M. [Foreword]

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 034757


This work tells how one prisoner of war prepared himself, mentally and physically, for his journey home after three and a half years of brutal captivity in Java, Burma and Thailand during World War II. Staff Sergeant Cecil Dickson was a member of the 2/2 Australian Pioneer Battalion, which was forced to surrender to the Japanese in March 1942. His engineering unit bore the heaviest work in constructing the Burma-Thailand railway. The author draws on Dickson's letters hom... View more info

Enigma: The Battle for the Code (Folio Society Edition)

By: Hugh Sebag-Montefiore

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2001

Edition: Folio Society Edition

Seller ID: 036620


The complete story of the cracking of the Nazi code and those who risked their lives to make it possibleMost histories of the cracking of the Enigma code focus on the work done by the codebreakers at Bletchley Park, Britain's famous counterintelligence station. In addition to providing new details about the genesis of the code and the activities at Bletchley, Enigma tells, for the first time, the hair-raising stories of those who put their lives on the line to give the c... View more info

The War Against Japan (United States Army in World War II) First Paperback Edition

By: Hunter, Kenneth E.; Center of Military History; Tackley, Margaret E.; Center of Military History [Corporate Author]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Brassey's Inc: 1998

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 033220


This volume contains dramatic pictures taken during World War II in Asia and the Pacific. Specially selected to show important terrain features, types of equipment and weapons, living and weather conditions, military operations, and details of life in the front lines, they reveal every aspect of the US serviceman's unforgettable experience. This book depicts: training in Hawaii, Australia and New Caledonia; defeat in the Philippines; the campaigns in the Solomons, New Gu... View more info

Post Haste: The story of the Post Office in Peace and War (Signed)

By: Ivan Halstead

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Lindsay Drummond, Ltd: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 035273


Author's signature on half title page. Red illustrated cloth. Spine a bit faded. Illustrated. vii, 156pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Double-Cross System in the War of 1939 to 1945

By: J. C. Masterman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 2007

Edition: Folio Society Edition

Seller ID: 036621


The Classic Account of World War Two Spy-masters, J. C. Masterman, J.C. Masterman was chairman of the Double-Cross Committee at the height of World War Two. This is his account of the double agents, deception and counter-espionage which were key to the victory of D-Day. Written as an official report for MI5 in 1945, originally published with the permission of the British Government over twenty years later, The Double-Cross System details the Allied handling of enemy agen... View more info