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Aircraft Identification for Fighting Airmen

By: Wilson, G.E.; Leckie, Robert

Price: $35.00  $28.00

Publisher: David McKay Company: 1943

Seller ID: 2283085

Condition: Good


Spine taped, loss to spine, wrappers starting to pull away from binding but still attached, page corners lightly dog-eared. 1943 Soft Cover. 192 pp. A guide to identifying World War II aircraft of the United States, Great Britain, Germany, Japan. Includes black-and-white illustrations. View more info

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To Die But Once (A Maisie Dobbs Novel)

By: Winspear, Jacqueline

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Harper: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2272853

ISBN: 0062436635

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Ink note on front endpaper. 2018 Hard Cover. 325 pp. Spring 1940. With Britons facing what has become known as the Bore War – nothing much seems to have happened yet – Maisie Dobbs is asked to investigate the disappearance of a local lad, a young apprentice craftsman working on a “hush-hush” government contract. As Maisie’s inquiry reveals a possible link to the London underworld, so the country is bracing for a possible enemy invasion amid news ... View more info

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Ultra at Sea: How Breaking the Nazi Code Affected Allied Naval Strategy During World War II

By: Winton, John

Price: $12.00  $9.60

Publisher: William Morrow and Company: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205256

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Page ridges very faintly foxed.Jacket edges lightly rubbed. 1988 Hard Cover. 207 pp. Includes black-and-white photographs. ...the first detailed examination of how Ultra intelligence obtained from Enigma was used to win the war at sea. Winton describes in exciting detail the way Ultra was used in the cat-and-mouse chase that led to the sinking of the Tirpitz and the Scharnhorst, two German battleships in the North Sea. In addition, Winton explains how care... View more info

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The New Zealand People at War, in Four Volumes: Political and External Affairs; War Economy; The Home Front, Volumes I and II (Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War, 1939-45)

By: Wood, Frederick L.W.; Baker, John V.T.; Taylor, Nancy M.

Price: $125.00  $100.00

Publisher: War History Branch, Department of Internal Affairs: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2281857

Condition: Very Good


First editions. Jackets rubbed with some loss along edges, 1 inch surface to front panel of vol. 1 jacket, vol. 2 jacket spine faded. 1958 Hard Cover. Complete in four volumes. 8vo. A history of the home front, domestic supporting services, and political and economic considerations related to the New Zealand war effort during World War II, with maps and black-and-white photographs throughout. View more info

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Army of the West: The Weekly Reports of German Army Group B from Normandy to the West Wall

By: Wood, James A.

Price: $5.00  $4.00

Publisher: Stackpole Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1691382

Condition: Near Fine


First edition - a paperback original. 2007 Trade Paperback. 265 pp. In May 1944 German Army Group B, headquartered in France, requested weekly reports from its commanders. These accounts included assessments of the general situation, estimates of the Allies situation, casualty figures, equipment losses, and descriptions of resistance activities. Commanded successively by Erwin Rommel, Gunther von Kluge, and Walter Model, Army Group B bore the brunt of the Allied assault-... View more info

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British Foreign Policy in the Second World War (History of the Second World War United Kingdom Military Series)

By: Woodward, Llewellyn

Price: $25.00  $20.00

Publisher: Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO): 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205547

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Hinges slightly shaken. 1962 Hard Cover. lv, 592 pp. 8vo. An account of British foreign policy during World War II, issued as part of the official history of the United Kingdom in the conflict. View more info

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Impact: The Army Air Forces' Confidential Picture History of World War II in Eight Books - Complete Set

By: World War II Leaders and Journalists

Price: $65.00  $52.00

Publisher: The Air Force Historical Foundation / James Parton and Company, Inc.: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201679

Condition: Near Fine


First editions. Vol. 6 spine a bit toned, common with these volumes. Original receipts for each individual volume laid in, showing that the original owner purchased these for $13 each in the early 1980s (a total of over $300 in today's money). Complete in eight hardcover volumes. Black & white photographic covers. A detailed pictorial account of the aerial portion of World War II, based on declassified records. Includes fourteen retrospective essays by WWII leaders and j... View more info

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Prelude to Overlord

By: Wynn, Humphrey; Young, Susan

Price: $7.00  $5.60

Publisher: Presidio Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2281573

ISBN: 0891412018

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Ink name on endpaper, faint edge wear. 1983 Hard Cover. ix, 154 pp. Includes black-and-white photographs. An account of the air operations which preceded and supported Operation Overlord, the Allied landings in Normandy. View more info

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Fortress Tobruk

By: Yindrich, Jan

Price: $10.00  $8.00

Publisher: Benn: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2076176

Condition: Very Good


Lacks jacket. 1951 Hard Cover. 214 pp. A history of a famous battle of the North African campaign of the Second World War.Keywords: MILITARY WORLD WAR II WWII View more info

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The Polish Campaign, 1939

By: Zaloga, Steven; Madej, Victor

Price: $30.00  $24.00

Publisher: Hippocrene Books, Inc.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205218

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy.Near Fine. 1985 Hard Cover. 195 pp. Includes black-and-white photographs and illustrations. The Polish Campaign of 1939 was the first violent demonstration of the effectiveness of the Blitzkrief tactics of the German Army. This book takes little-known Polish documentary sources to provide a look at the battles from the perspective of the Polish Army.KEYWORDS: SECOND WORLD WAR TWO WWII WW2 MILITARY HISTORY STEVEN ZALOGA VICTOR MADEJ POLISH ... View more info