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Image for United States Army Training Center Fort Carson Colorado 1961 Yearbook for 1st Battalion, 3d Training Regiment, Company C

United States Army Training Center Fort Carson Colorado 1961 Yearbook for 1st Battalion, 3d Training Regiment, Company C

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1961

Seller ID: 07631


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. View more info

Image for U.S.S. Shangri-La CVA 38 1959-1961

U.S.S. Shangri-La CVA 38 1959-1961

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Seller ID: 09515


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 Re... View more info

Image for The Perimeter of Light: Short Fiction and Other Writing About the Vietnam War

The Perimeter of Light: Short Fiction and Other Writing About the Vietnam War

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, New Rivers Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 06902


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. View more info

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News of Spain [Spanish Civil War]: Assorted Weekly Newsletters from 1938 to 1939

By: N/A

Price: $700.00

Publisher: New York, Spanish Information Bureau: 1938

Seller ID: 07412


Each issue in this lot is an ex-library copy with a "WITHDRAWN" stamp and catalog numbers on the front cover in the upper corners.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 arc... View more info

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Schwarzkopf Testifies! Gulf War Documents

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sugar Land, Texas, American Gulf War Veterans Association:

Seller ID: 00852


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. View more info

Image for Identifying the Iraqi threat and How They Fight (AIA-DS-1-90 September 1990 Update)

Identifying the Iraqi threat and How They Fight (AIA-DS-1-90 September 1990 Update)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Department of the Army: 1990

Edition: Updated

Seller ID: 04394


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. View more info

Image for Catalogue of the Henry Huddleston Rogers Collection of Model Ships, United States Naval Academy Museum

Catalogue of the Henry Huddleston Rogers Collection of Model Ships, United States Naval Academy Museum

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, United States Naval Institute: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09204


Browned endpapers. Foxing on the first and last several pages. 115 pages, illustrated with black and white photos. View more info

Image for The Royal Opposition: The Story of the British Generals in the American Revolution

The Royal Opposition: The Story of the British Generals in the American Revolution

By: Alderman, Clifford Lindsey

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Crowell-collier press/collier-macmillan Limited: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09622


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. View more info

Image for The Victors: Eisenhower and His Boys-The Men of World War II [LARGE PRINT EDITION]

The Victors: Eisenhower and His Boys-The Men of World War II [LARGE PRINT EDITION]

By: Ambrose, Stephen E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rockland, Massachusetts, Wheeler Publishing, Inc.: 1999

Edition: Large Print Edition

Seller ID: 05993


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. View more info

Image for The Dark City: Being an Account of the Adventures of a Secret Agent in Berlin (Classics of World War II: The Secret war)

The Dark City: Being an Account of the Adventures of a Secret Agent in Berlin (Classics of World War II: The Secret war)

By: Andersen, Hartvig

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Time Life Books: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 09667


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. View more info

Image for POW-152: How I Survived 3 1/2 Years as a Japanese Prisoner of War

POW-152: How I Survived 3 1/2 Years as a Japanese Prisoner of War

By: Andrews, Austin "Andy" & Austin Andrews, Jr.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Xlibris Corp: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09398


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 t... View more info

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Aer. Macchi C.202 (Alli d'Italia 2)

By: Apostolo, Giorgio

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Torino, Italy, La Bancarella Aeronautica: 1996

Seller ID: 08745


56 pages with numerous black and white photos and diagrams. Color illustrations of Italian aircraft on the covers and flaps. Text in Italian and English. Number 2 in the Ali d'Italia series of aeronautical monographs directed by Giorgio Apostolo, this monograph documents Aeronautica Macchi's C.202 fighter plane in World War II. View more info

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Prisoners of War

By: Barker, A. J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Universe Books: 1975

Seller ID: 05899


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. View more info

Image for The Complete Encyclopedia of Warships 1798 to the Present: Steam, Turbine, Diesel, Nuclear

The Complete Encyclopedia of Warships 1798 to the Present: Steam, Turbine, Diesel, Nuclear

By: Batchelor, John; Chant, Christopher

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edison, New Jersey, Chartwell Books: 2007

Seller ID: 07312


320 pages with Individual Ship Sections and Index. Numerous illustrations in boith color and black and white. View more info

Image for The Battle of Jackson May 14, 1863 (Bearss and Warren Grabau); The Siege of Jackson, July 10-17, 1863 (Bearss);  Three Other Post-Vicksburg Actions (Bearss)

The Battle of Jackson May 14, 1863 (Bearss and Warren Grabau); The Siege of Jackson, July 10-17, 1863 (Bearss); Three Other Post-Vicksburg Actions (Bearss)

By: Bearss, Edwin C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Jackson, Mississippi, Gateway Press for the Jackson Civil War Round Table, Inc.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09951


Red cloth with gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Light foxing to the edges of the page block, otherwise a clean, fine copy. 158 pages, illustrated with photos and maps. View more info

Image for Tanks Advance! All About the Modern Tank, Profusely Illustrated

Tanks Advance! All About the Modern Tank, Profusely Illustrated

By: Beckles, Gordon

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Limited: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00128


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. View more info

Image for The History of World War I: Naval Warfare 1914-1918, from Coronel to the Atlantic and Zeebrugge

The History of World War I: Naval Warfare 1914-1918, from Coronel to the Atlantic and Zeebrugge

By: Benbow, Tim; Foreword by Dennis Showalter

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Amber Books Ltd: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09265


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. View more info

Image for Shot Down! Escape and Evasion - The True World War II Story of a Young Airman, Aided by the French Underground, Moving South Through Occupied France and Across the Pyrenees Mountains into Spain

Shot Down! Escape and Evasion - The True World War II Story of a Young Airman, Aided by the French Underground, Moving South Through Occupied France and Across the Pyrenees Mountains into Spain

By: Bennett, Col. (USAF RET.) George Floyd

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Morgantown, West Virginia, Mediaworks: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09934


True story of an American airman shot down in France during World War II and aided by the French Underground in his escape through occupied France across the Pyrenees Mountains into Spain. This copy is signed to Vietnam War veteran Fred Platt (1941-2016), who was a Forward Air Controller flying missions in Laos during the Vietnam War. He flew 745 combat missions in a clandestine operation known as the Ravens Program, Project 404. He was shot down 11 times, earning him th... View more info

Image for Shot Down! Escape and Evasion - The True World War II Story of a Young Airman, Aided by the French Underground, Moving South Through Occupied France and Across the Pyrenees Mountains into Spain

Shot Down! Escape and Evasion - The True World War II Story of a Young Airman, Aided by the French Underground, Moving South Through Occupied France and Across the Pyrenees Mountains into Spain

By: Bennett, Col. (USAF RET.) George Floyd

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Morgantown, West Virginia, Mediaworks: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09935


True story of an American airman shot down in France during World War II and aided by the French Underground in his escape through occupied France across the Pyrenees Mountains into Spain. This copy is signed by the author to China Post No. 1. Vietnam War veteran Fred Platt (1941-2016), who was a Forward Air Controller flying missions in Laos during the Vietnam War, was the post commander at the time this book was signed (from the estate of Fred Platt). He knew something... View more info

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The Past Is Myself (Classics of World War II: The Secret War)

By: Bielenberg, Christabel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Time Life Books: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 09671


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... View more info