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Hell's Corner: An Illustrated History of Canada in the First World War

By: Granatstein, J.L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283507

ISBN: 1553650476

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Rear jacket faintly rubbed. 2004 Large Hardcover. An extensive account of Canada's role in WWI. View more info

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The Underwater War: Submarines 1914-1918

By: Gray, Edwyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1971

Seller ID: 2078503

Condition: Very Good


Jacket rubbed. 1971 Hard Cover. 259 pp. The story of the development by the British of a primitive, unreliable and highly dangerous contraption into a formidable fighting machine. View more info

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Military Sketching and Map Reading for Non-Commissioned Officers (Illustrated) - Fourth Edition

By: Grieves, Loren C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: United States Infantry Association: 1916

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 1715806

Condition: Very Good


Fourth edition. Ruled guide for distances laid in which includes troop speeds of common units. Hinges weak, light stain on top spine edge. 1916 Large Hardcover. 70 pp. A practical reference for establishing location, estimating troop movements, and navigating terrain. Used by soldiers during World War I. View more info

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Company Training

By: Haking, R.C.B.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Hugh Rees Limited: 1917

Seller ID: 2278894

Condition: Very Good


10th printing. This copy owned by Machine Gun Company 351st Infantry, with their stamp on front endpaper. Spine, front board, and rear board edges faded. 1917 Hard Cover. viii, 471, [1] pp. 8vo. A detailed guide to training soldiers, printed during World War I. View more info

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By Motor to the Firing Line: An Artist's Notes and Sketches with the Armies of Northern France, June-July, 1915

By: Hale, Walter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Century Co.: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2265807

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Title page and frontispiece foxed, a few other pages foxed more lightly, small dealer bookplate on front endpaper. 1916 Hard Cover. xii, [4], 283, [3] pp. 8vo. A firsthand account of World War I France, with notes, drawings, and photographs. View more info

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A Student in Arms

By: Hankey, Donald; Strachey, J. St. Loe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Co.: 1917

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2270164

Condition: Good


Faint stain on jacket front, minor tear to jacket spine head. Ink name on front endpaper, page ridges and some pages lightly foxed. 1917 Hard Cover. iii, 290 pp. There is nothing in literature rarer as there is nothing more attractive than the note of originality. We can all of us now make fairly good copies, but unfortunately a copy, however accomplished, is always a copy. In literature, moreover, we do not merely have first-hand copies of great models, but copies of copies of copies. Smith does not model himself on Stevenson direct, but upon Jones, who again copies from Robinson, who derives... View more info

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Up and At 'Em

By: Hartney, Harold E.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Stackpole Sons: 1971

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2201699

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Very good in fair jacket. Front jacket flap loose but included, jacket edges rubbed with several chips, tears, and tape repairs,. 1971 Hard Cover. 332 pp. The war memoirs of an American Ace during World War I.Keywords: MILITARY BIOGRAPHY HISTORY GREAT WAR WWI View more info

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All In It: K(1) Carries On -- A Continuation of The First Hundred Thousand [K1]

By: Hay, Ian

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1917

Seller ID: 2275041

Condition: Very Good


One inch by one inch chip along top edge of jacket front partially obscuring title, small chip along top edge of jacket front near right corner, jacket spine head and spine base chipped, additional small chips and tears along jacket edges. 1917 Hard Cover. viii, 238 pp. A continuation of the First Hundred Thousand. Ian Hay first hit the literary big time with his 1915 memoir of serving as a soldier in World War I, The First Hundred Thousand. This volume is a follow-up, in which Hay describes his experiences from the aftermath of the Battle of Loos through the Battle of the Somme. ABOUT THE AUT... View more info

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Zeppelins and Super-Zeppelins

By: Hearne, R.P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: John Lane: 1916

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2277201

Condition: Very Good


Second edition. No jacket, lettering on spine lightly rubbed, no publisher date (circa early 1900s), front endpaper creased. 1916 Hard Cover. xviii, 158 pp. Includes black-and-white photographic plates, maps, and diagrams. A history of World War I German airships. CONTENTS: Introduction; Is the Zeppelin a Failure?; The Principles of the Airship; The History of the Zeppelin; The Scope and Limitations of the Zeppelin; The Zepplin in Warfare; How to Fight the Zepplin; Air Raid Precautions; Super-Zeppelins and Super-Aeroplanes; Index. View more info

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From Bassermann to Rebel: Quest for Reform in the Kaiserreich, 1900-14

By: Heckart, Beverly

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1745554

Condition: Very Good


First edition.Very Good. 1975 Hard Cover. x, 317 pp. In this analysis of the decade preceding World War I, Beverly Heckart presents the fascinating complexity of the German political spectrum ranging from Bebel's revolutionary Social Democrats to Bassermann's chauvinistic National Liberals. View more info

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Germany's Fighting Machine: Her Army, Her Navy, Her Air-ships, and Why She Arrayed Them Against the Allied Powers of Europe, with Many Illustrations

By: Henderson, Ernest F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266472

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Spine titles a bit toned. 1914 Hard Cover. 97, [3] pp. 8vo. Black-and-white photographs throughout. A contemporary commentary on the German military and the country's rationale in fighting World War I. View more info

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The Great Rescue: American Heroes, an Iconic Ship, and the Race to Save Europe in WWI

By: Hernon, Peter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295582

ISBN: 0062433865

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A very nice copy. 2017 Hard Cover. x, 350 pp. Published in commemoration of the centennial of America’s entry into World War I, the story of the USS Leviathan, the legendary liner turned warship that ferried U.S. soldiers to Europe—a unique war history that offers a fresh, compelling look at this epic time. When war broke out in Europe in August 1914, the new German luxury ocean liner SS Vaterland was interned in New York Harbor, where it remained docked for nearly three years—until the United States officially entered the fight to turn the tide of the war. Seized by autho... View more info

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The Outbreak of World War I (Problems in European Civilization)

By: Herwig, Holger H.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company: 1997

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 2280241

ISBN: 0669416924

Condition: Near Fine


Sixth edition. Bottom corner of rear wrapper lightly bumped. 1997 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xvii, 165 pp. This volume in the Problems in European Civilization series presents the diversity of viewpoints held by the field' s most eminent historians. The editor accompanies the essays and documents with his own essay, providing historical context and insights on each problem discussed. View more info

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The War of Lost Opportunities

By: Hoffmann, General Max

Price: $35.00

Publisher: The Battery Press / The Imperial War Museum: 1999

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2286778

ISBN: 0898392950

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket. An excellent copy. 1999 Hard Cover. 246 pp. 1999 reissue of 1924 original. This is a World War I memoir by an exceptional German officer who served almost exclusively on the Russian Front. He was Operations officer at the Battle of Tannenberg, was responsible for the winter Battle of the Masurian Lakes in 1915 and directed the German response to the Russian Brusilov offensive in 1917. He ended the war as German representative at the Brest-Litovsk peace talks. View more info

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Gas (Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century, Weapons Book No. 43)

By: Hogg, Ian V.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 1975

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2201701

Condition: Very Good


First printing. Spine lightly creased, lightly rubbed. 1975 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 160 pp. An account of the use of chemical warfare during World Wars I and II, profusely illustrated with black & white photographs. Part of Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century, and one of the scarcer volumes in the series. View more info

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A Yankee in the Trenches

By: Holmes, R. Derby

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Little, Brown, and Company: 1918

Edition: 5th Printing

Seller ID: 2276963

Condition: Very Good


5th printing. Ink owner stamps on endpapers, jacket rubbed with some loss from corners, split to jacket on front edge along spine. 1918 Hard Cover. viii, [4], 214, [2] pp. 8vo. Includes jacket with wrap-around illustration graphically depicting troops attempting to disable a tank. The actual life of a soldier on the Western front in billets, in the trenches, over the top, across no-man's land and in hand-to-hand conflicts with the Germans is here vividly related by a gallant young American who fought in the English army, until, twice wounded, he was invalided home. Corporal Holmes fought in th... View more info

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Medals of Honor

By: Hopper, James

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The John Day Company: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2201708

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Lacks jacket. Spine faded, pencil name & date on front endpaper. 1929 Hard Cover. xxi, 281 pp. 8vo. Original light brown cloth, gilt titles. A war correspondent for Collier's Weekly in France during World War I writes about men who won the Army Congressional Medal of Honor. Only 90 of the 2 million soldiers met the qualifications to receive it, 28 of whom died in the process. A full list of recipients precedes the text. Illustrated with woodcuts by John Alan Maxwell. View more info

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The Intimate Papers of Colonel House, Arranged as a Narrative, in Four Volumes

By: House, Edward Mandell; Seymour, Charles

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company / The Riverside Press: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284414

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Small ink mark on spine of first volume, spines slightly faded. 1926 Hard Cover. Complete in four volumes. The personal papers of Colonel House, who served as President Woodrow Wilson's foreign policy advisor during World War I. Charles Seymour has collected and arranged the papers to read as a continuous narrative. View more info

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Tanks and Armored Vehicles

By: Icks, Robert J.; Andrews, Phillip

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2285928

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket edges a bit rubbed with two 1/2 inch closed tears. 1945 Large Hardcover. 264 pp. Oblong, 9 1/8 x 12 1/4. A photographic survey of various tanks and other armored vehicles, released at the close of World War II. Also includes illustrations of tank components such as engines and periscopes. An introduction discusses armored vehicles up through World War I, with representative images. Index and bibliography follow text. View more info

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Tanks and Armored Vehicles

By: Icks, Robert J.; Andrews, Phillip

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2288025

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket lightly rubbed. 1945 Large Hardcover. 264 pp. Oblong, 9 1/8 x 12 1/4. A photographic survey of various tanks and other armored vehicles, released at the close of World War II. Also includes illustrations of tank components such as engines and periscopes. An introduction discusses armored vehicles up through World War I, with representative images. Index and bibliography follow text. View more info

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Jane's Fighting Ships 1914

By: Jane, Fred T.; Sells, Charles De Grave

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Arco Publishing Company, Inc.: 1969

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2287160

ISBN: 0668018739

Condition: Good


Edges lightly stained, 1/2 inch chip from front jacket edge, binding shaken. 1969 Large Hardcover. cx, [2], 503, [7] pp. Oblong. 8 3/8 x 12 3/8. A reprint of the 1914 edition of Jane's Fighting Ships, with a chapter on the progress of marine engineering since its release by Charles De Grave Sells. Black-and-white photographs and detailed specifications throughout. View more info

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The Medal Collector: A Guide to Naval, Military, Air-Force and Civil Medals and Ribbons, with Eight Plates in Colour and Numerous Other Illustrations

By: Johnson, Stanley C.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Dodd Mead and Company: 1921

Seller ID: 1723631

Condition: Very Good


Front hinge weak, owner bookplate & pencil name on front endpapers, boards lightly rubbed. 1921 Hard Cover. 320 pp. 8vo. Color plates and black & white illustrations of numerous military medals and ribbons. A helpful guide for the militaria collector. View more info

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The Origins of the First World War

By: Joll, James

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Longman: 1992

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 2279281

ISBN: 0582089204

Condition: Near Fine


An exceptional copy. 1992 Trade Paperback. An ambitious and wide-ranging analysis of the historical forces at work in the Europe of 1914, and the very different ways historians have subsequently attempted to understand them. The importance of the theme, the breadth and sympathy of the scholarship, and the clarity of the writing, all contributed to the spectacular success of the first edition. Now Professor Joll has revised his text, which has been reset in a more readable format. There is substantial new material on Italy and the war, and a fully-reworked bibliography. View more info

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Popular Arts of the First World War

By: Jones, Barbara; Howell, Bill

Price: $10.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Book Company: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295669

ISBN: 0070330069

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket. Ink stamp on top page ridge, minor general wear. 1972 Large Hardcover. 175 pp. Includes black-and-white illustrations. CONTENTS: Introduction; Us and Them; You're in the Army Now; Propaganda and Morale; Magic and Myth; Land; Sea; Air; Parcels and Post; Casualties; The Home Front; Women; Children; Animals; Peace and Commemoration; Acknowledgements; Notes to the Illustrations; Index. View more info

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Official History, U.S.A. Base Hospital No. 31 of Youngstown, Ohio and Hospital Unit 'G' of Syracuse University

By: Kaletzki, Charles Hirsh; Washburn, John L.

Price: $135.00

Publisher: The Craftsman Press of Syracuse: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1717108

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Light stain on cover corner (does not affect pages), page ridge lightly foxed. 1919 Hard Cover. 258 pp. 8vo. Original navy blue cloth, gilt titles. Fold-out statistical summary, black & white photographs. An account of medical procedures and statistics at these facilities during World War I, including surgical, dental, laboratory, x-ray, and nursing information, as well as mention of the American Red Cross. View more info

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The First World War

By: Keegan, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Vintage Books: 2000

Seller ID: 2206901

Condition: Near Fine


A very nice copy. 2000 Trade Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. xvi, 475 pp. The definitive account of the Great War and national bestseller from one of our most eminent military historians, John Keegan.The First World War created the modern world. A conflict of unprecedented ferocity, it abruptly ended the relative peace and prosperity of the Victorian era, unleashing such demons of the twentieth century as mechanized warfare and mass death. It also helped to usher in the ideas that have shaped our times--modernism in the arts, new approaches to psychology and medicine, ... View more info

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Gallipoli Diaries: The Anzacs' Own Story Day by Day

By: King, Jonathan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kangaroo Press: 2003

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 1948508

Condition: Near Fine


2nd printing. Remainder mark on page base. 2003 Large Hardcover. xii, [2], 306 pp. Following text is: an extensive list of references, appendices of army ranks, abbreviations and glossary, Gallipoli timeline, who was who, a roll of honour, and index. A history of one of the most infamous chapters of World War I, the fighting at Gallipoli, told through meticulous reconstructions based on letters and diaries of soldiers who fought there. Illustrated with black & white photographs throughout. Map precedes text. View more info

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The Fringes of the Fleet

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doublday, Page & Company: 1915

Seller ID: 2198841

Condition: Very Good


Spine bumped, pages toned. 1915 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 122 pp. Containing essays and poems about nautical subjects in World War I. View more info

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France at War: On the Frontier of Civilization

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Page & Company: 1915

Seller ID: 2198842

Condition: Very Good


Edges rubbed, pages toned. 1915 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 130 pp. CONTENTS: Poem: France; I. On the Frontier of Civilization; II. The Nation's Spirit and a New Inheritance; III. Battle Spectacle and a Review; IV. The Spirit of the People; V. Life in the Trenches on the Mountain Side. VI. The Common Task of a Great People. View more info

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Sea Warfare

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Macmillan and Co., Limited: 1916

Seller ID: 2291629

Condition: Good


Presentation copy with blind stamp on title page. No jacket. Spine lightly toned, light stain along edge of front board, pencil name on front free endpaper, top corner of pages stained. 1916 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. v, 222 pp. Blue boards with gilt titles on spine and on front board. Originally published as three separate articles. This volume contains a collection of essays and verse on the topic of sea warfare, written by Rudyard Kipling. It is both a factual account of nautical maneuvers during World War One, and a poetic masterpiece. Sea Warfare is highly r... View more info