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King Kaiser Tsar: Three Royal Cousins Who Led the World to War

By: Clay, Catrine

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Walker & Company: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2295907

ISBN: 0802716237

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. A nice copy. 2006 Hard Cover. xiii, 416 pp. The extraordinary family story of George V, Wilhelm II, and Nicholas II: they were tied to one another by history, and history would ultimately tear them apart. Known among their families as Georgie, Willy, and Nicky, they were, respectively, the royal cousins George V of England, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany, and Nicholas II of Russia?the first two grandsons of Queen Victoria, the latter her grandson by marriage. In 1914, on the eve of world war, they controlled the destiny of Europe and the fates of millions of their subjects. The ou... View more info

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In the World War

By: Czernin, Count Ottokar

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2291422

Condition: Very Good


First edition (C-V code). No jacket. Spine lightly toned, bookplate on front paste-down endpaper, half inch tear along edge of second blank. 1920 Hard Cover. 387 pp. Blue boards with gilt titles on spine and on front board. War memoirs by Ottokar Theobald Otto Maria Graf Czernin von und zu Chudenitz [Count Ottokar Czernin]. As minister to Bucharest on the outbreak of war, he was instrumental in ensuring Romania’s neutrality (repudiated in favour of the allies in August 1916). Served as Foreign Minister of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, 1916-1918.--http://ww1centenary.oucs.ox.ac.uk/bookmark/in-... View more info

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My Four Years in Germany

By: Gerard, James W. (Watson)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: George H. Doran Company: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2286974

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. No jacket. An excellent copy. 1917 Hard Cover. xvi, 448 pp. Gilt titles. Author born in Geneseo, New York. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: James Watson Gerard Jr. (August 25, 1867 – September 6, 1951) was a United States lawyer and diplomat.[1] The German government asked him to leave the country in January 1917. Diplomatic relations were broken off on February 3, and he left Germany. He was detained for a time because of rumours that the German ambassador in America was being mistreated and German ships had been confiscated. When these rumors were disproved, he was allowed to depart. He re... 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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My War Diary

By: Waddington, Mary King

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2287019

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. No jacket. Top page ridge faintly foxed, pencil name and date on front paste-down endpaper. 1917 Hard Cover. vi, 373 pp. Deckled edge. World War I memoir by the wife of French diplomat William Henry Waddington. View more info

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Address of the President of the United States: Delivered at a Joint Session of the Two Houses and Congress, April 2, 1917 [The President's War Message]

By: [Wilson, Woodrow]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Edward J. Clode / Grosset & Dunlap: 1917

Seller ID: 2294754

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Boards lightly soiled. 1917 Small Hard Cover. 47 pp. The President's war message: delivered at a joint session of the Two Houses and Congress, April 2, 1917. View more info