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Catalogue of the Henry Huddleston Rogers Collection of Model Ships, United States Naval Academy Museum
1
Catalogue of the Henry Huddleston Rogers Collection of Model Ships, United States Naval Academy Museum
Annapolis, Maryland: United States Naval Institute: 1954: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: No Jacket: Browned endpapers. Foxing on the first and last several pages. 115 pages, illustrated with black and white photos.: 09204: 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Identifying the Iraqi threat and How They Fight (AIA-DS-1-90 September 1990 Update)
2
Identifying the Iraqi threat and How They Fight (AIA-DS-1-90 September 1990 Update)
Washington, D.C.: Department of the Army: 1990: Updated: Soft Cover: Near Fine: Small corner crease front cover, marks to rear cover. 48 pages. Stapled at the top, opens bottom to top. This guide was prepared for the soldier at Company level and below. Basic data on commonly used weapons and weapons systems and on tactical units are shown.: 04394: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
News of Spain [Spanish Civil War]: Assorted Weekly Newsletters from 1938 to 1939
3
News of Spain [Spanish Civil War]: Assorted Weekly Newsletters from 1938 to 1939
New York: Spanish Information Bureau: 1938: Soft Cover: Very Good: Each issue in this lot is an ex-library copy with a "WITHDRAWN" stamp and catalog numbers on the front cover in the upper corners. Staples removed in some issues. Fold marks. Mostly in Good to Very Good condition, but a few grade Fair to Good because of tears, creases or page separation. Thirty-four issues ranging from June 1, 1938 to February 23, 1939. Each issue is eight pages (six for one issue) and measures 8.5 by 11.5 inches. Each newsletter is placed in its own archival sleeve and the lot is collected in a three-ring binder. A scarce collection of weekly newsletters reporting on events of the Spanish Civil War. Numerous articles about Loyalists and Rebels, illustrated with photographs, figures, and cartoon drawings. Quoting Joseph B. Code of Catholic University in his 1938 pamphlet, The Spanish War and Lying Propaganda, the publisher of the newsletter, Spanish Information Bureau in New York, is "the propaganda office in New York City of the Spanish Embassy. Its director is the well-known radical, William P. Mangold. The principal function of this organization is to edit, print and distribute "News of Spain," a clip sheet issued fortnightly, printed on a good grade of paper, well-edited and filled with the usual Spanish Leftist propaganda distortions. Originally issued as "background" or "explanatory" material for newspaper editors, it is now sent to thousands of influential Americans.": 07412: 
Price: 700.00 USD
 
 
Schwarzkopf Testifies! Gulf War Documents
4
Schwarzkopf Testifies! Gulf War Documents
Sugar Land, Texas: American Gulf War Veterans Association: Paperback: Fine: Originally part of a package that included a videotape, this is the booklet only. More than 80 pages, it offers an analysis of the testimony given by General Schwarzkopf on January 29, 1997 before the Senate committee investigating the Gulf War illness. Supporting documenation used in the analysis includes Central Command email, Senate reports, and more. Date of publication not found, but occurred after 1997.: 00852: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
The Holocaust Chronicle: A History in Words and Pictures
5
The Holocaust Chronicle: A History in Words and Pictures
Lincolnwood, Illinois: Legacy Publishing: 2007: 0785329633 / 9780785329633: Hard Cover: Near Fine -: Near Fine -: Minor bumping to book and jacket. Clean copy. 765 pages, including Appendices (statistics on deaths, death camps, concentration camps, ghettos, Jews killed by country, Jewish Resistance Organizations, and Jewish immigration to Palestine), Further Reading, Glossary, and Index. Numerous photos, including those of a horrific and disturbing nature (photo credits at back of book, following the Index). The book is organized into chapters by year, from 1933 to 1946, plus an Epilogue (The Aftermath). Oversized, heavy book, which may require extra postage for expedited or international delivery.: 06110: 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
The Perimeter of Light: Short Fiction and Other Writing About the Vietnam War
6
The Perimeter of Light: Short Fiction and Other Writing About the Vietnam War
Minneapolis: New Rivers Press: 1992: 089823140X / 9780898231403: First Edition: Soft Cover: Very Good: Mild edge wear, clean copy. One of 2,500 copies in this first edition. Twenty-six writers explore the Vietnam War from a wide range of voices and experiences. 302 pages, with Glossary and a section on the contributors. Illustrated with black and white photographs.: 06902: 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
U.S.S. Shangri-La CVA 38 1959-1961
7
U.S.S. Shangri-La CVA 38 1959-1961
Hard Cover: Fair: No Jacket: Black leatherette with raised decoration that has faded from what looks like green to mostly black now. PAGES 3-10 HAVE BEEN REMOVED. Pages 11-14 are loose, but present. The rest of the book is intact and solid. Condition would grade Very Good if not for the missing pages. 256 pages, loaded with black and white photos of ports of call, life on the ship, and the men who made it all work. Organized into four sections: The World, The Ship, The Man, and Random Thoughts in Retrospect. Here's where the Shangri-La went from April 1959 to August 1961: Far East Cruise (Hawaii, Japan, Hong Kong), West Coast (Bremerton, San Francisco, San Diego), South American Cruise & East Coast (Equator, Peru, Chile, Cape Horn, Rio de Janeiro, Trinidad, New York, Norfolk, Mayport, Cuba, Jamaica), NATO Cruise & Stateside (England, Mayport), The Mediterranean (Rota, Naples, Rome, Pompeii, Cannes, Paris, Istanbul, Rhodes, Malta, Barcelona, Gibraltar).: 09515: 
Price: 35.00 USD
 
 
United States Army Training Center Fort Carson Colorado 1961 Yearbook for 1st Battalion, 3d Training Regiment, Company C
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United States Army Training Center Fort Carson Colorado 1961 Yearbook for 1st Battalion, 3d Training Regiment, Company C
1961: Hard Cover: Very Good: No Jacket (as issued): Not page numbered, but about 70 pages. Illustrations on every page depicting life around the base and training activities. Pictures of soldiers in the graduation class of December 8, 1961 for Company C of the 1st Battalion, 3d Regiment.: 07631: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
The Royal Opposition: The Story of the British Generals in the American Revolution, Alderman, Clifford Lindsey
9 Alderman, Clifford Lindsey
The Royal Opposition: The Story of the British Generals in the American Revolution
London: Crowell-collier press/collier-macmillan Limited: 1970: First Edition: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: Mild edge wear and a small amount of paper residue (sticker removal perhaps) on the front free endpaper. The dust jacket has a couple of small, closed edge tears. Protected in a Mylar archival sleeve. 180 page with Suggested Further Reading and Index. Stories of the British High Command in America's War for Independence, aimed at young readers (age 12-16). Profiles of the following: Gage, Carleton, Burgoyne, Howe, Clinton, and Cornwallis.: 09622: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
The Victors: Eisenhower and His Boys-The Men of World War II [LARGE PRINT EDITION], Ambrose, Stephen E.
10 Ambrose, Stephen E.
The Victors: Eisenhower and His Boys-The Men of World War II [LARGE PRINT EDITION]
Rockland, Massachusetts: Wheeler Publishing, Inc.: 1999: 1568956363 / 9781568956367: Large Print Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: Historian Ambrose details the final year of World War II in this narrative, from D-Day preparations for the Normandy invasion in 1944 to Berlin to overcome Hitler in 1945. 550 pages, including Sources and 32 black & white photos.: 05993: 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
The Dark City: Being an Account of the Adventures of a Secret Agent in Berlin (Classics of World War II: The Secret war), Andersen, Hartvig
11 Andersen, Hartvig
The Dark City: Being an Account of the Adventures of a Secret Agent in Berlin (Classics of World War II: The Secret war)
New York: Time Life Books: 1992: 0809487411 / 9780809487417: Reprint: Hard Cover: Near Fine: No Jacket: Quarter-bound imitation leather and paper-covered boards. All edges gilt. Red, silk ribbon bookmark sewn into the binding. The Secret War blind-stamped along the spine on the front and rear covers. Light bump at the foot of the spine, otherwise a fine, tight, and apparently unread copy. Publisher's synopsis and an unused bookplate laid in. Reprinted from the original 1954 edition for the Time Life series. 255 pages.: 09667: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
POW-152: How I Survived 3 1/2 Years as a Japanese Prisoner of War, Andrews, Austin
12 Andrews, Austin "Andy" & Austin Andrews, Jr.
POW-152: How I Survived 3 1/2 Years as a Japanese Prisoner of War
Xlibris Corp: 2008: 1436330858 / 9781436330855: First Edition: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Very Good: SIGNED: The dust jacket is worn at the spine ends and corners. Paper with printed greeting from the author laid in. The author has signed the book on the front pastedown under the front jacket flap. The author recounts his capture in the Philippines during the early months of the war and his survival to the end of the war during the next three and a half years. During that time, he and fellow soldiers were subjected to torture, starvation, and extreme brutality at the hands of the Japanese guards. 141 pages with Appendices and black and white photos.: 09398: 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
Aer. Macchi C.202 (Alli d'Italia 2), Apostolo, Giorgio
13 Apostolo, Giorgio
Aer. Macchi C.202 (Alli d'Italia 2)
Torino, Italy: La Bancarella Aeronautica: 1996: Soft Cover: Fine: 56 pages with numerous black and white photos and diagrams. Text in Italian and English.: 08745: 
Price: 27.50 USD
 
 
Prisoners of War, Barker, A. J.
14 Barker, A. J.
Prisoners of War
New York: Universe Books: 1975: 0876632142 / 9780876632147: Hard Cover: Very Good: Very Good: The first book to look at prisoners of war from a global point of view. Every aspect of a prisoner's existence is examined, from capture and interrogation to psychological and physical pressures on the POWs. 249 pages, with Bibliography and Index.: 05899: 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The Complete Encyclopedia of Warships 1798 to the Present: Steam, Turbine, Diesel, Nuclear, Batchelor, John; Chant, Christopher
15 Batchelor, John; Chant, Christopher
The Complete Encyclopedia of Warships 1798 to the Present: Steam, Turbine, Diesel, Nuclear
Edison, New Jersey: Chartwell Books: 2007: 9036617197 / 9789036617192: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: 320 pages with Individual Ship Sections and Index. Numerous illustrations in boith color and black and white.: 07312: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
Tanks Advance! All About the Modern Tank, Profusely Illustrated, Beckles, Gordon
16 Beckles, Gordon
Tanks Advance! All About the Modern Tank, Profusely Illustrated
London: Cassell and Company, Limited: 1942: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fair: Poor: 12mo: Heavily bumped, head of spine torn. Pictorial dust jacket has long tears and pieces missing. Title, artwork, and author's name still visible. The binding is solid and pages clean. 128 pages with black and white photos.: 00128: 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
The History of World War I: Naval Warfare 1914-1918, from Coronel to the Atlantic and Zeebrugge, Benbow, Tim; Foreword by Dennis Showalter
17 Benbow, Tim; Foreword by Dennis Showalter
The History of World War I: Naval Warfare 1914-1918, from Coronel to the Atlantic and Zeebrugge
London: Amber Books Ltd: 2008: 1906626162 / 9781906626167: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: 224 pages with Index. Illustrated with more than 200 images and more than 20 full-color maps of the main theaters of operations and naval engagements, including the Battle of the Falkland Islands, Heligoland Bight, and Jutland. A detailed guide to the conduct of World War I naval operations and the struggle to win control of the high seas around the world. A clean, fine copy of this title in the publisher's six-volume set, The History of World War I series.: 09265: 
Price: 17.50 USD
 
 
The Past Is Myself (Classics of World War II: The Secret War), Bielenberg, Christabel
18 Bielenberg, Christabel
The Past Is Myself (Classics of World War II: The Secret War)
New York: Time Life Books: 1991: 0809485834 / 9780809485833: Reprint: Hard Cover: Fine: No Jacket: Quarter-bound imitation leather and paper-covered boards. All edges gilt. Red, silk ribbon bookmark sewn into the binding. The Secret War blind-stamped along the spine on the front and rear covers. A fine, tight, and apparently unread copy. Publisher's synopsis laid in. Reprinted from the original 1968 edition for the Time Life series. 285 pages. "Christabel Bielenberg, a niece of Lord Northcliffe, married a German lawyer in 1934. She lived through the war in Germany, as a German citizen under the horrors of Nazi rule and Allied bombings. This title tells her story with the outbreak of peace - a time of struggle for reconciliation with, and the rebuilding of, a defeated nation.": 09671: 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
The Daily Telegraph Book of Airmen's Obituaries, Bishop, Edward
19 Bishop, Edward
The Daily Telegraph Book of Airmen's Obituaries
London: Grub Street: 2002: 1902304993 / 9781902304991: Hard Cover: Near Fine: Near Fine: 447 pages with Index of Personalities. Fifteen years of obituaries written by Bishop about numerous men and women who have figured in the story of civil and military British aviation history, starting with the World War I.: 04682: 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
Rather Die Fighting: A Memoir of World War II, Blaichman, Frank
20 Blaichman, Frank
Rather Die Fighting: A Memoir of World War II
New York: Arcade Publishing: 2009: 1559709170 / 9781559709170: First Edition: Hard Cover: Fine: Fine: 210 pages, black and white photos. Introduction and maps by Sir Martin Gilbert. A sharp, clean copy, as new. When the Nazi killings began in Poland during World War II, the author escaped to the forest to find the underground bunkers of Jews who had already escaped, vowing they'd rather die fighting than surrender. Together they formed a partisan force dedicated to fighting the Germans. A harrowing, moving memoir.: 09362: 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
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