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Image for Aircraft Recognition, The Inter-Services Journal: 30 Volume Non-Continuous Run, Volume I, Number 2, October 1942 - Volume III, Number 11, July 1945

Aircraft Recognition, The Inter-Services Journal: 30 Volume Non-Continuous Run, Volume I, Number 2, October 1942 - Volume III, Number 11, July 1945

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: H.M. Stationery Office / Samson Clark & Co., Ltd.: 1942

Seller ID: 2181996

Condition: Very Good


Edges rubbed. 1942 Stapled Binding. Thirty issue non-continuous run, including: October 1942 - June 1943, August & September 1943, December 1943 - May 1944, July 1944 - July 1945. Black & white photographs of various military aircraft, as well as diagrams featuring various views, with specifications and sillographs (silhouettes). Released during World War II to aid military personnel in identifying enemy aircraft and differentiating them from friendly aircraft. View more info

Image for Deutsche Luftwacht Luftwehr, Bd. 5, N. 6, S. 215-258, Berlin, Juni 1938

Deutsche Luftwacht Luftwehr, Bd. 5, N. 6, S. 215-258, Berlin, Juni 1938

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: E.S. Mittler & Sohn: 1938

Seller ID: 2181998

Condition: Good


Wrappers splitting along spine, ink 'File Copy' stamp on front wrapper, faint stain on fore-edge margin. 1938 Stapled Binding. [v], 216-258 pp. A photographic guide to various military aircraft. View more info

Image for World War II Airplane Models: A.A.F. P-38E Br. Lightning; German ME. 109E; Br. Hudson III A-29 Reconnaissance Bomber [WWII Fighters]

World War II Airplane Models: A.A.F. P-38E Br. Lightning; German ME. 109E; Br. Hudson III A-29 Reconnaissance Bomber [WWII Fighters]

By: N/A

Price: $95.00

Publisher: S.N.: 1943

Seller ID: 2195181

Condition: Very Good


Envelopes and sheets of paper toned, corners rubbed, a few creases and small stains. 1943 Unbound. World War II airplane model set. Includes the A.A.F. P-38E Br. Lightning Fighter (in envelope with assembly instructions printed on envelope); the German ME. 109E Fighter (in envelope with assembly instructions printed on envelope); the Br. Hudson III A-29 Reconnaissance Bomber (in plastic insert); the Messerschmitt ME. 110 (two single sheets of loose paper--one with model outline, one identification); and U.S. Army and Navy Silhouette model (loose). Keywords: AVIATION TRANSPORTATION MILITARY W... View more info

Image for Germany Surrenders Unconditionally: Facsimiles of the Documents (National Archives Publication No. 46-4)

Germany Surrenders Unconditionally: Facsimiles of the Documents (National Archives Publication No. 46-4)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The National Archives: 1945

Seller ID: 2203504

Condition: Very Good


Spine faded and lightly stained. 1945 Stapled Binding. 41 pp. Facsimiles of the original documents that brought World War II to a close in the European Theater of operations.  KEYWORDS: MILITARY HISTORY WWII GERMANY GERMAN NAZI SURRENDER View more info

Image for Model Changes War Style (Blueprint for Victory)

Model Changes War Style (Blueprint for Victory)

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Department of Public Relations General Motors: 1942

Seller ID: 2206686

Condition: Near Fine


No publisher date (circa 1940's), edges very minimally rubbed, top page corners very lightly bumped, pencil number to title page. 1942 Stapled Binding. 23 pp. Based on informal talk by O.E. Hunt, Engineer, General Motors Corporation, at meeting of Automotive Council for War Production, Detroit, Michigan, January 24, 1942. KEYWORDS: MODEL CHANGES WAR STYLE BLUEPRINT FOR VICTORY MILITARY SECOND WORLD WAR TWO WWII WW2 TRANSPORTATION AUTOMOBILES AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING MACHINERY AVIATION View more info

Image for African Victory with the British Forces from El Alamein to Cape Bon

African Victory with the British Forces from El Alamein to Cape Bon

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: British Information Services: 1943

Seller ID: 2206915

Condition: Good


No publisher date (circa 1940s), wrappers rubbed with a few light creases, page corners lightly dog-eared. 1943 Stapled Binding. 63 pp. At the First Battle of El Alamein (1 – 27 July 1942) the advance of Axis troops on Alexandria was blunted by the Allies, stopping the German Panzers who were trying to outflank the Allies' position.  At the Second Battle of El Alamein (23 October – 4 November 1942) Allied forces broke the Axis line and forced them all the way back to Tunisia. Winston Churchill, the British Prime Minister at the time, said of this victory: Now this is not the end; it is no... View more info

Image for Cheers: February, 1943, Number 2

Cheers: February, 1943, Number 2

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Comic Corporation of America: 1943

Seller ID: 2267151

Condition: Fair


Wrappers loose from binding but included, pages lightly toned. 1943 Stapled Binding. 130 pp. Illustrated with cartoons, some of which include red printed spot color overlay. A World War II era booklet, featuring short stories, poems, cartoons, and more. View more info

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We Speak from the Air: Broadcasts by the R.A.F.

By: N/A

Price: $7.00

Publisher: His Majesty's Stationery Office: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283122

Condition: Very Good


First edition - a paperback original. Wrapper edges lightly rubbed, smudge on front wrapper, ink stamp on half-title page. 1942 Soft Cover. 72 pp. Men of the R.A.F. describe their own experiences in their own words. These accounts of operations over Germany, France, Holland, Belgium, Britain, Norway, Italy, the North Sea, the English Channel and the Atlantic give us the human stories behind the official communiques, and show us the great range and effectiveness of our Air Power. The narratives are selected from over 280 broadcasts, given anonymously by the R.A.F. and W.A.A.F. during 1941. View more info

Image for Military Intelligence Identification of Soviet-Russian Aircraft, July 18, 1941 (War Department Basic Field Manual, Restricted, FM 30-34); Military Intelligence Identification of British Aircraft, August 1, 1941 (War Department Basic Field Manual, Confidential, FM 30-31); Military Intelligence Identification of Italian Aircraft, October 24, 1941 (War Department Basic Field Manual, Restricted FM 30-39); Military Intelligence Identification of U.S. Government Aircraft, February 21, 1942 (War Department Basic Field Manual, FM 30-30); Military Intelligence Identification of German Aircraft, March 11, 1942 (War Department Basic Field Manual, FM 30-35); Military Intelligence Identification of Japanese Aircraft, March 16, 1942 (War Department Basic Field Manual, FM 30-38); Recognition Training, August 1954 (Department of the Army Field Manual, FM 21-80)

Military Intelligence Identification of Soviet-Russian Aircraft, July 18, 1941 (War Department Basic Field Manual, Restricted, FM 30-34); Military Intelligence Identification of British Aircraft, August 1, 1941 (War Department Basic Field Manual, Confidential, FM 30-31); Military Intelligence Identification of Italian Aircraft, October 24, 1941 (War Department Basic Field Manual, Restricted FM 30-39); Military Intelligence Identification of U.S. Government Aircraft, February 21, 1942 (War Department Basic Field Manual, FM 30-30); Military Intelligence Identification of German Aircraft, March 11, 1942 (War Department Basic Field Manual, FM 30-35); Military Intelligence Identification of Japanese Aircraft, March 16, 1942 (War Department Basic Field Manual, FM 30-38); Recognition Training, August 1954 (Department of the Army Field Manual, FM 21-80)

By: N/A

Price: $150.00

Publisher: United States Government Printing Office: 1942

Seller ID: 2287625

Condition: Very Good


Stain along edges of Military Intelligence Identification of Soviet-Russian Aircraft, July 18, 1941, ink stamp on front wrapper and stains on rear wrapper of Military Intelligence Identification of Italian Aircraft, October 24, 1941, multiple creases to wrappers of Military Intelligence Identification of U.S. Government Aircraft, Februrary 21, 1942, ink stamp on front wrapper of Military Intelligence Identification of German Aircraft, March 11, 1942, two ink stamps and pencil markings on front wrapper of Recognition Training.. Seven volumes. Identification guides to aircraft of World War II. View more info

Image for History of the 31st Infantry Division in Training and Combat, 1940-1945 (Forty-Fourth in the Divisional Series)

History of the 31st Infantry Division in Training and Combat, 1940-1945 (Forty-Fourth in the Divisional Series)

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The Battery Press, Inc.: 1993

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2298456

ISBN: 0898391903

Condition: Near Fine


1993 reissue of the 1946 original. 188, [12] pp. Maps on endpapers. Black-and-white photographs and maps throughout text. An account of the service of the 31st Infantry Division during World War II, including a list of those killed in action. View more info

Image for Combat History of the Second Infantry Division in World War II (Fifth in the Divisional Series) [2nd]

Combat History of the Second Infantry Division in World War II (Fifth in the Divisional Series) [2nd]

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: The Battery Press: 1979

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2298459

ISBN: 0898391016

Condition: Fine


1979 reissue of the 1946 original. 202, [2] pp. Maps on endpapers. Black-and-white photographs and maps throughout text. An account of the service of the 2nd Infantry Division during World War II, including sections on Normandy, the Breton Peninsula, Belgium, the Ardennes, the Rhineland, Central Germany, and Czechoslovakia. View more info

Image for Recognition Journal, January, 1945, Number 17

Recognition Journal, January, 1945, Number 17

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S. War and Navy Departments: 1944

Seller ID: 2298479

Condition: Fair


Wrappers detached but included. 1944 Magazine. 48 pp. Battle of the Philippines on the cover. View more info

Image for Recognition Journal, March, 1945, Number 19

Recognition Journal, March, 1945, Number 19

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S. War and Navy Departments: 1945

Seller ID: 2298577

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers torn halfway up length of binding, half-inch tear along top edge of rear wrapper, stain on front wrapper. 1945 Magazine. 48 pp. Nightfighter on the cover. View more info

Image for Recognition Journal, April, 1945, Number 20

Recognition Journal, April, 1945, Number 20

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S. War and Navy Departments: 1945

Seller ID: 2298579

Condition: Very Good


Two inch tear along bottom edge of front wrapper and binding, one inch tear along top edge of rear wrapper and binding, bottom edge of rear wrapper mended with tape. 1945 Magazine. 48 pp. British cruiser on the cover. View more info

Image for Recognition Journal, May, 1945, Number 21

Recognition Journal, May, 1945, Number 21

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S. War and Navy Departments: 1945

Seller ID: 2298580

Condition: Very Good


Light stain on front wrapper. Wrappers attached. 1945 Magazine. 48 pp. TBM's over Japan on the cover. View more info

Image for Recognition Journal, June, 1945, Number 22

Recognition Journal, June, 1945, Number 22

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S. War and Navy Departments: 1945

Seller ID: 2298581

Condition: Fair


Wrappers loose but included, pencil note on front wrapper. 1945 Magazine. 48 pp. Zeke on the cover. View more info

Image for U. S. Army-Navy Journal of Recognition Journal, September, 1943, Number 1

U. S. Army-Navy Journal of Recognition Journal, September, 1943, Number 1

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S. War and Navy Departments: 1943

Seller ID: 2298582

Condition: Fair


Wrappers loose but included, minor ink marks on a couple pages. 1943 Magazine. 50 pp. Topics include new submarine types, battleships, carriers, the Japanese Air Force, and more. View more info

Image for Recognition Journal, July, 1945, Number 23

Recognition Journal, July, 1945, Number 23

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S. War and Navy Departments: 1945

Seller ID: 2298584

Condition: Fair


Wrappers loose but included, faint stain on rear wrapper, wrappers creased. 1945 Magazine. 48 pp. Kamikaze attack on the cover. View more info

Image for Recognition Journal, August, 1945, Number 24

Recognition Journal, August, 1945, Number 24

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U.S. War and Navy Departments: 1945

Seller ID: 2298585

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers starting to loosen but still holding. 1945 Magazine. 32 pp. Mission: Japan on the cover. View more info

Image for The Ensign: January - July, 1942; Early Fall, 1942; February - August, 1943

The Ensign: January - July, 1942; Early Fall, 1942; February - August, 1943

By: N/A

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ensign Publication Committee: 1942

Seller ID: 2298838

Condition: Very Good


First Aid Afloat by Walter C. Tilden in rear pocket. General wear. 1942 Spiral-Bound Softcover. World War II era issues in spiral-bound book. U.S. Power Squadrons Handbook on front. Rear pocket. The Ensign: January - July, 1942; Early Fall, 1942; February - August, 1943. View more info

A History of the 12th Armored Division: The Hellcats in World War II, 15 September, 1942 - 17 December, 1945 (Second in the Divisional Series) [Twelfth]

By: N/A

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Battery Press: 1978

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2299909

ISBN: 0898390672

Condition: Near Fine


1982 printing of the reissue of the 1947 original. 1978 Large Hardcover. 93, [3] pp. Maps on endpapers. Black-and-white photographs and maps throughout text. An account of the service of the 12th Armored Division during World War II. View more info

Salute to the R.A.F.: A Souvenir to Commemorate 25 Years' Happy and Progressive Association with the R.A.F.

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Boulton Paul Aircraft Ltd.: 1943

Seller ID: 2299958

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers creased, a few small tears to wrapper edges. 1943 Stapled Binding. 28 pp. As a memento of twenty-five years' service to the R.A.F. this brochure illustrates some of the achievements in the field of aviation which stand behind this company. ...This brochure shows the succession of aircraft designed and built by the organisation. View more info

The 20th Armored Division in World War II [Twentieth]

By: 20th Armored Division Association

Price: $225.00

Publisher: The Walsworth Publishing Company, Inc.: 1993

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2299907

Condition: Fine


1993 reissue of the 1946 original. An exceptional copy. Black-and-white photographs throughout text. An account of the service of the 20th Armored Division during World War II, including sections on Danube, Dachau, Munich, and Salzburg. This edition includes new material about Camp Cooke and Camp Hood, as well as the establishment of the division and its activities since the publication of the original edition. View more info

Image for The 35th Infantry Division in World War II, 1941-1945 (Thirty-Third in the Divisional Series) [Santa Fe]

The 35th Infantry Division in World War II, 1941-1945 (Thirty-Third in the Divisional Series) [Santa Fe]

By: 35th Infantry Division

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The Battery Press: 1988

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2298574

ISBN: 0898391121

Condition: Fine


1988 reissue of the 1946 original. [244 pp.] Maps on endpapers. Black-and-white photographs and maps throughout text. An account of the service of the 35th Infantry Division during World War II, with sections on St. Lo, Vire, Mortain-Santa Fe, Orleans, Sens, Troyes, Pithiviers, Montargis, Nancy, Bastogne, the Vosges Mountains, the Rhine, the Ruhr, etc. View more info

Image for 40th Infantry Division: The Years of World War II, 7 December 1941 - 7 April 1946 (Forty-Seventh in the Divisional Series)

40th Infantry Division: The Years of World War II, 7 December 1941 - 7 April 1946 (Forty-Seventh in the Divisional Series)

By: 40th Infantry Division

Price: $95.00

Publisher: The Battery Press: 1995

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2298576

ISBN: 089839225X

Condition: Near Fine


1995 reissue of the 1947 original. 180, [4] pp. Illustrated endpapers, black-and-white photographs and maps throughout text. An account of the service of the 40th Infantry Division during World War II, with sections on Camp San Luis Obispo, Fort Lewis, the Hawaiian Islands, Guadalcanal, New Britain, the Campaign in the Philippines, Luzon, Panay, Negros, Leyte, Masbata, Mindanao, Olympic Campaign, and the occupation of Korea. Also details awards and decorations of division members. View more info

Image for Photographic Cavalcade: Pictorial History of the 75 Infantry Division, 1944-1945 Campaigns: Ardennes, Rhineland, Central Europe, Colmar - Volume One [1]: European Theatre of Operations: England, France, Belgium, Holland, Germany [75th]

Photographic Cavalcade: Pictorial History of the 75 Infantry Division, 1944-1945 Campaigns: Ardennes, Rhineland, Central Europe, Colmar - Volume One [1]: European Theatre of Operations: England, France, Belgium, Holland, Germany [75th]

By: 75th Infantry Division; Zitin, Willard

Price: $750.00

Publisher: The 75th Infantry Division / Army & Navy Publishing Company: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2296441

Condition: Very Good


Original platoon photograph signed by dozens of members of the 75th Infantry Division (and noting their home towns) laid in, along with a Remember Pearl Harbor soldier 'diary' detailing the service of a soldier in the division. A couple faint spots to boards, otherwise an excellent copy. Soldiers who signed included: Pearson C. Schiller; Sgt. Chitwood; Domenico J. Scatena; George T. Wingard, Jr.; Mike Stirling, Jr.; Paul Toman; Joe LaPointe; Lowell E. Murphy; 'myself' (probably Nathan Hena, who signed the Pearl Harbor sheet); Jack M. Reese; Robert N. Dugal; Joseph A. Buzogany; Robert T. Berkeb... View more info

Image for The Cross of Lorraine: A Combat History of the 79th Infantry Division, June 1942 - December 1945 (Twenty-Ninth in the Divisional Series)

The Cross of Lorraine: A Combat History of the 79th Infantry Division, June 1942 - December 1945 (Twenty-Ninth in the Divisional Series)

By: 79th Infantry Division

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The Battery Press: 1986

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2298573

ISBN: 0898390915

Condition: Near Fine


1986 reissue of the 1946 original. 200 pp. Maps on endpapers. Black-and-white photographs and maps throughout text. An account of the service of the 79th Infantry Division during World War II, with sections on Cherbourg, La Haye du Puits, the Seine Bridgehead, Belgium, the Moselle, the Foret de Parroy, the Rhine, Alsace, the Ruhr, etc., and appendices detailing those killed in action, awards and decorations, etc. View more info

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80th 'Blue Ridge' Infantry Division

By: 80th 'Blue Ridge' Infantry Division; Craig, Berry; Murrell, Robert T.; Bredbenner, Edgar E.; Reynolds-Wood, Pamela

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Turner Publishing Company: 1991

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2298595

ISBN: 093802194X

Condition: Fine


Limited edition. 1991 Large Hardcover. 176 pp. Black-and-white photographs and maps throughout text. An account of the service of the 80th 'Blue Ridge' Infantry Division during World War II, with sections on training, 'over there', the Moselle Bridgehead, the Battle of the Bulge, the Rhine, etc. View more info

Image for The 89th Infantry Division, 1942-1945 (Twelfth in the Divisional Series)

The 89th Infantry Division, 1942-1945 (Twelfth in the Divisional Series)

By: 89th Infantry Division Historical Board; Diamond, Maynard L.; Simms, Willard E.; Baldinger, Edward B.; Siegelbaum, Meyer; Cook, Louis H.; Fair, Ernest W.; Evarts, Hal G.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: The Battery Press: 1980

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2298588

ISBN: 0898390311

Condition: Near Fine


1980 reissue of the 1947 original. 270 pp. Maps on endpapers. Black-and-white photographs and maps throughout text. An account of the service of the 89th Infantry Division during World War II, with sections on training and maneuvers, the Rhineland, Central Europe, V-E Day to V-J Day, etc., with awards and decorations and rosters of personnel following text. View more info

Mr. Roosevelt's Navy: The Private War of the U.S. Atlantic Fleet, 1939-1942

By: Abbazia, Patrick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2299929

ISBN: 0870213954

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Lacks jacket. Spine a bit faded, owner blind stamp on front endpaper. 1975 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xii, 520 pp. 8vo. Maps on endpapers, black-and-white photographs in text. The U.S. Navy was at war in the Atlantic long before 7 December 1941, but little is known about that conflict. Mr. Roosevelt's Navy is a vivid, thoroughly researched account of this undeclared war upon which Mr. Roosevelt embarked in order to sway the desperate Battle of the Atlantic in favor of Britain's hard pressed Royal Navy. View more info