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Image for United States Marine Corps Recruit Depot: Parris Island S.C. - Sixth Battalion (Platoons 13, 15, 20)

United States Marine Corps Recruit Depot: Parris Island S.C. - Sixth Battalion (Platoons 13, 15, 20)

By: U.S. Marine Corps

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Albert Love Enterprises:

Seller ID: 2196895

Condition: Very Good


Portion of top edge rubbed exposing board beneath cloth. A yearbook from three platoons of the Sixth Battalion who passed through the Parris Island Recruit Depot. View more info

Image for U.S. Army-Navy Journal of Recognition [Recognition Journal], Complete 24 Volume Set: Number 1, September, 1943 - Number 24, August, 1945

U.S. Army-Navy Journal of Recognition [Recognition Journal], Complete 24 Volume Set: Number 1, September, 1943 - Number 24, August, 1945

By: U.S. War and Navy Departments; Time Inc.; Anderson, P.T.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: P.T. Anderson: 1941

Seller ID: 2182515

Condition: Very Good


February 1944 volume is a facsimile copy, not an original. Edges rubbed with a few minor creases. 1941 Stapled Binding. 24 issues, 32-50 pages each. A monthly World War II era periodical, with photographs, detailed specifications, and other information related to numerous models of military aircraft, watercraft, and vehicles. In May 1944, the title of the journal was shortened from 'U.S. Army-Navy Journal of Recognition', to simply 'Recognition Journal'. View more info

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Fifth Army at the Winter Line

By: U.S. War Department

Price: $5.00

Publisher: U.S War Department: 1990

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2076155

Condition: Near Fine


1990 reissue of 1945 original. Spine faded. ix, 117 pp. A history of Allied troop movements from late 1943 through early 1944. Maps and illustrations throughout.Keywords: MILITARY WORLD WAR II WWII View more info

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Armament & Fields of Fire: German Aircraft

By: United States Armed Forces

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Air Service Command: 1942

Seller ID: 2194361

Condition: Good


Wrappers rubbed. 1942 Stapled Binding. 20 pp. Photographs, silhouette illustrations, and technical information on all know German aircraft. View more info

Image for Class Two: Yearbook of the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Fort Bliss, TX)

Class Two: Yearbook of the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy (Fort Bliss, TX)

By: United States Army Sergeants Major Academy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Department of the Army: 1973

Seller ID: 2271034

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Owen Coats. Class photo laid in. Faint edge wear. 1973 Hard Cover. A yearbook for the 1973 class of the United States Army Sergeants Major Academy located in Fort Bliss, TX. View more info

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The 346th Infantry Historical Notes, 1917-1919

By: United States Army, 346th Infantry Regiment

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Imprimerie du Commerce: 1919

Seller ID: 1715912

Condition: Near Fine


Rebound in half-leather (originally published as a paperback). Corners lightly rubbed, pages lightly toned. [xiii], 178 pp. 2-page publisher statement including an ad for an entertainment program featuring the 346th follows text. A history of the 346th infantry regiment during World War I, with black & white illustrations & photographs throughout. Only 3 matches in OCLC. View more info

Image for The Howitzer 1930: The Annual of the United States Corps of Cadets [West Point]

The Howitzer 1930: The Annual of the United States Corps of Cadets [West Point]

By: United States Corps of Cadets; Broom, Thad. A.; Heitman, Charles S.; Whipple, William

Price: $125.00

Publisher: United States Military Academy, West Point: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2056729

Condition: Near Fine


Ink name (Lt. Cole, '31) on ownership page, computer print-out laid in identifies this as Loren Fletcher Cole (1909-1997), who graduated in 1931 and continued to serve until 1942. Edges lightly rubbed. 1930 Large Hardcover. 496 pp. Black & white photographs and color illustrations throughout. A student yearbook for West Point Military Academy, which includes portraits and lists of administration and students for the class of 1930, including members of sports teams and other extracurricular groups. Numerous advertisements follow text. View more info

Image for The Bluejackets' Manual United States Navy 1946, Thirteenth Edition

The Bluejackets' Manual United States Navy 1946, Thirteenth Edition

By: United States Naval Institute

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United States Naval Institute: 1946

Edition: Later Edition

Seller ID: 2201621

Condition: Good


Boards rubbed, ink name and company number on front endpapers, numerous ink names on rear endpaper. 1946 Hard Cover. xvii, 622 pp. 1946 thirteenth edition. Includes color illustrations of signal flags. The Bluejacket's Manual is the basic handbook for United States Navy personnel. First issued in 1902 to teach new recruits about naval procedures and life and offer a reference for active sailors, it has become the bible for Navy personnel, providing information about a wide range of Navy topics. Prior to The Bluejacket's Manual, the United States Navy had at least two books for training young m... View more info

Image for The Compass: 1955 Yearbook - Company 284, Bainbridge Maryland

The Compass: 1955 Yearbook - Company 284, Bainbridge Maryland

By: United States Naval Training Center

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Albert Love: 1955

Seller ID: 2203692

Condition: Very Good


Light rubbing to boards. Photographs of graduation ceremony laid in. 1955 Hard Cover. A 1955 yearbook from the Naval Training Center in Bainbridge, Maryland. View more info

Image for Uniforms and Insignia of Foreign Navies, 1940

Uniforms and Insignia of Foreign Navies, 1940

By: United States Navy Department, Bureau of Navigation

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1940

Seller ID: 2201614

Condition: Very Good


Edges toned, pencil name on front wrapper. 1940 Stapled Binding. iii, 28 pp. Original wrappers. A guide to military uniforms and insignia printed by the U.S. government during World War II. View more info

Image for 1942: Into the Battle (World War II Remembered)

1942: Into the Battle (World War II Remembered)

By: United States Postal Service

Price: $5.00

Publisher: United States Postal Service: 1992

Seller ID: 1719065

Condition: Near Fine


Laid in is the original mint set of stamps issued with this book, still in its original plastic wrap. 1992 Large Hardcover. 40 pp. Oblong. A pictorial record of World War II, part of a 5 book series. Includes black & white photographs and color reproductions of broadsides, maps, etc. View more info

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Wellington's Rifles: Six Years to Waterloo with England's Legendary Sharpshooters

By: Urban, Mark

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Walker & Company: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2197832

ISBN: 0802714374

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 2004 Hard Cover. xiv, 351 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 25 cm. 8vo. The 95th Rifles was one of history's great fighting units, and Mark Urban brings them and the Napoleonic War gloriously to life in this unique chronicle. Focusing especially on six soldiers in the first battalion, Urban tells the Rifles' story from May 25, 1809, when they shipped out to join Wellington's army in Spain, through the battle of Waterloo in June 1815. Drawing on diaries, letters, and other personal accounts, Urban has fashioned a vivid narrative that allows readers to feel the thr... View more info

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The Teutonic Knights: A Military History

By: Urban, William

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Greenhill Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2285951

ISBN: 1853675350

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket spine base lightly bumped. 2003 Hard Cover. xiii, 290 pp. This major new book surveys the gripping history of the knights and their order and relates their rise to power; their struggles against Prussian pagans; the series of wars against Poland and Lithuania; the clash with Alexander Nevsky's Russia; and the gradual stagnation of the order in the fourteenth century. The book is replete with dramatic episodes--such as the battle on frozen Lake Peipus in 1242, or the disaster of Tannenberg--but focuses primarily on the year-after-year struggle to maintain power, fend off i... View more info

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The Ruhr Area: Its Structure and Economic Importance

By: US Department of Commerce

Price: $25.00

Publisher: US Department of Commerce: 1949

Seller ID: 2265796

Condition: Very Good


Minor wear to corners. 1949 Stapled Binding. 62 pp. A thorough discussion of the industrialized centers of post-war Germany. View more info

Image for Fort Union: National Monument, New Mexico (National Park Service Historical Handbook Series, No. 35)

Fort Union: National Monument, New Mexico (National Park Service Historical Handbook Series, No. 35)

By: Utley, Robert M.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: National Park Service: 1962

Seller ID: 2267209

Condition: Near Fine


Rear wrapper faintly toned. 1962 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. 68 pp. Includes black-and-white illustrations. Fort Union National Monument is a unit of the National Park Service of the United States, and is located north of Watrous in Mora County, New Mexico. The national monument was founded on June 28, 1954. The site preserves the second of three forts constructed on the site beginning in 1851, as well as the ruins of the third. Also visible is a network of ruts from the Mountain and Cimarron Branches of the old Santa Fe Trail.[5] The fort was established in... View more info

Image for History of V Corps [V Corps Operations in the ETO, 6 Jan. 1942 - 9 May 1945]

History of V Corps [V Corps Operations in the ETO, 6 Jan. 1942 - 9 May 1945]

By: V Corps; Gerow, L.T.; Huebner, C.R.; Wilkerson, Edgar A.; Payne, Alfred C.; Grimson, Lynn G.; Kelly, Charles L.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Navy Department, United States of America: 1945

Seller ID: 2285930

Condition: Good


Binding repaired, margin of lost two pages lightly stained, ink owner information on front endpaper. 1945 Large Softcover. 511, [1] pp. Folio. A restricted history of the V Corps in the European Theater of Operations, including detailed accounts of their role in the D-Day invasion. Illustrated with numerous maps and photographs. The contents of this volume were classified as 'secret' or 'top secret' until the end of the war. View more info

Image for Spitfire: Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II Weapons Book #6

Spitfire: Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II Weapons Book #6

By: Vader, John; Johnson, Johnnie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ballantine: 1969

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 1723548

Condition: Near Fine


First printing. 1969 Trade Paperback. 160 pp.Spitfires have hit the ground, touched the sea, bashed through trees, cut telegraph and high tension wires, collided in the air, been shot to pieces, had rudders and parts of wings fall off and have yet made safe landings, with or without wheels. Features introduction by Air Vice-Marshal 'Johnnie' Johnson View more info

Image for Vintage Aircraft Nose Art: Over 1000 Photographs (118 in Color) of Pin-Up Paintings on US Military Aircraft in World War II and Korea

Vintage Aircraft Nose Art: Over 1000 Photographs (118 in Color) of Pin-Up Paintings on US Military Aircraft in World War II and Korea

By: Valant, Gary M.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Motorbooks International: 1990

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2268488

Condition: Very Good


Two closed 1 inch jacket tears, minimal loss from jacket spine base. 1990 Large Hardcover. 208 pp. A unique and interesting collection of color photos depicting a variety of warbird nose art. Over 1,000 wartime photos show art work close up, with explanations of art, aircraft, and pilots. This is simultaneously an interesting survey of both the American pin-up girl, and a collection of images of many of the important aircraft used by the US military in WWII and Korea. View more info

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Secret Missions of the Civil War

By: Van Doren Stern, Philip

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Wings Books: 1990

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2260529

ISBN: 0517000024

Condition: Very Good


Reissue. Lightly rubbed. 1990 Hard Cover. A compelling history of the Civil War from first hand accounts by men and women who undertook secret missions and were involved in underground activities for both sides. View more info

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Secret Missions of the Civil War

By: Van Doren Stern, Philip

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Bonanza Books: 1990

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2260531

ISBN: 0517000024

Condition: Very Good


Reissue. Lightly rubbed. 1990 Hard Cover. A compelling history of the Civil War from first hand accounts by men and women who undertook secret missions and were involved in underground activities for both sides. View more info

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Secret Missions of the Civil War

By: Van Doren Stern, Philip

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Bonanza Books: 1990

Seller ID: 2283524

ISBN: 0517000024

Condition: Very Good


Faint edge wear. 1990 Hard Cover. A compelling history of the Civil War from first hand accounts by men and women who undertook secret missions and were involved in underground activities for both sides. View more info

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Occupied City

By: van Ostaijen, Paul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Smoke Stack Books: 2016

Seller ID: 2271944

ISBN: 0993454712

Condition: Near Fine


Very faint smudge on top page ridge, ink name on half-title page. 2016 Trade Paperback. Unpaginated. First published in 1921 as a work of rhythmical typography, this collection is Belgian author van Ostaijen's most important work. It is one of the key works of the Dadaist movement and is primarily about the German Occupation of Antwerp during the First World War. But it is also a love-song to the modern city, and a declaration of war on post-1918 Europe. Van Ostaijen (1896-1928) was one of the most original & influential Belgian writers of the 20th century. This edition was designed by Katy Ma... View more info

Image for Blood Brothers: A Short History of the Civil War

Blood Brothers: A Short History of the Civil War

By: Vandiver, Frank E.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Texas A&M University Press: 1992

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2206397

Condition: Near Fine


1st printing. A nice copy. 1992 Trade Paperback. xii, 209 pp. Brothers by blood before the war; brothers in blood after. The blood mingled in the Civil Was became the symbol and perverse source of indissoluble union between two sections, two ways of life, two visions of the future, and even two revolutions.In riveting detail, veteran Civil War historian Frank E. Vandiver recounts the campaigns and major battles of the first war of the Industrial Revolution, with its machinery, firepower, and engineering beyond imagination. With provocative insight, he traces a picture of the war as rooted in... View more info

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1001 Things Everyone Should Know About the Civil War

By: Vandiver, Frank E.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Konecky & Konecky: 2010

Seller ID: 2283551

ISBN: 1568527535

Condition: Very Good


Jacket faintly rubbed. 2010 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Noted historian, Frank Vandiver, presents the most important facts about the war that tore America apart, one of the most unwieldy and controversial subjects in American history. View more info

Image for True War Volumes I & II: World Wars I and II and Korea (Weapons and Warfare Special Nos. 12 & 13)

True War Volumes I & II: World Wars I and II and Korea (Weapons and Warfare Special Nos. 12 & 13)

By: Various Authors

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Weapons and Warfare Publications: 1984

Seller ID: 1709898

Condition: Near Fine


1984 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. ii, 30; 32 pp. Two privately published collections of writings by various authors on World Wars I & II and the Korean War. View more info

Image for Air Album: L'Identification des Appareils en Vol, Six Volume Set (Nos. 1-6)

Air Album: L'Identification des Appareils en Vol, Six Volume Set (Nos. 1-6)

By: Vassilliere, Tony; Cave, Lucien

Price: $250.00

Publisher: E. Desfosses-Neogravure, Paris: 1942

Seller ID: 2182004

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers rubbed & lightly toned, crease down front wrapper of volume 1, volume 6 wrappers lightly foxed. 1942 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. Six-issue continuous run, nos. 1-6. French text. Black & white photographs, drawings, and specifications of various military aircraft, published during World War II and designed to aid in the identification of planes in flight. View more info

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Air Album: L'Identification des Appareils en Vol, No. 1

By: Vassilliere, Tony; Cave, Lucien

Price: $35.00

Publisher: E. Desfosses-Neogravure: 1944

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2182023

Condition: Good


Second edition. Wrappers & pages toned, 2 inch tear to spine head. 1944 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. 35 pp. French text. Black & white photographs, drawings, and specifications of various military aircraft, published during World War II and designed to aid in the identification of planes in flight. View more info

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Air Album: L'Identification des Appareils en Vol, No. 2

By: Vassilliere, Tony; Cave, Lucien

Price: $35.00

Publisher: E. Desfosses-Neogravure: 1945

Seller ID: 2182025

Condition: Fair


Front wrapper loose but included, edges rubbed, 1/2 inch chip from back corner, 2 inch tears to spine head & foot. 1945 Stapled Binding. We have more books available by this author!. 34 pp. French text. Black & white photographs, drawings, and specifications of various military aircraft, published during World War II and designed to aid in the identification of planes in flight. View more info

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Anzio

By: Vaughan-Thomas, Wynford

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1961

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2205197

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. No jacket, spine toned. 1961 Hard Cover. xvi, 243 pp. Includes black-and-white photographs and illustrations. The Battle of Anzio was a battle of the Italian Campaign of World War II that took place from January 22, 1944–with the Allied amphibious landing known as Operation Shingle–to June 5, 1944, with the capture of Rome. The operation was opposed by German forces in the area of Anzio and Nettuno. The operation was initially commanded by Major General John P. Lucas, of the U.S. Army, commanding U.S. VI Corps with the intention being to outflank German forces at the Winter ... View more info

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Long Way Back to the River Kwai: Memories of World War II

By: Velmans, Loet

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Arcade Publishing: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2280275

ISBN: 1559707062

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy. 2003 Hard Cover. 230 pp. The World War II survivor recounts his family's flight from Holland to Indonesia when the Germans invaded, his service with the Dutch army, his incarceration in a POW labor camp, and his return fifty-seven years later to the site of his imprisonment. View more info