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Image for The Holocaust Chronicle: A History in Words and Pictures

The Holocaust Chronicle: A History in Words and Pictures

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Lincolnwood, Illinois, Legacy Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: 06110

ISBN: 0785329633

Condition: 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 Epi... View more info

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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

ISBN: 1568956363

Condition: 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. View more info

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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

ISBN: 0809487411

Condition: Near Fine


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

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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

ISBN: 1436330858

Condition: Near Fine


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

Condition: Fine


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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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

Condition: Fair


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 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

ISBN: 1879727013

Condition: Near Fine


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

ISBN: 1879727013

Condition: Near Fine


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

ISBN: 0809485834

Condition: Fine


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

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Rather Die Fighting: A Memoir of World War II

By: Blaichman, Frank

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Arcade Publishing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09362

ISBN: 1559709170

Condition: 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. View more info

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Secret Channel To Berlin: The Masson-Schellenberg Connection And Swiss Intelligence In World War II

By: Braunschweig, Pierre

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Casemate: 2004

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 09361

ISBN: 1932033394

Condition: Fine


A clean, sharp copy. 522 pages with Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the dust jacket: This book is the first comprehensive history of Swiss Intelligence and its astounding secret connections in World War II. It tells the fascinating story of the most controversial Swiss intelligence operation of the war: the covert interaction between the head of Swiss Intelligence, Colonel Roger Masson, and the head of German SS Foreign ... View more info

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JG 26: Top Guns of the Luftwaffe

By: Caldwell, Donald L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Orion Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08743

ISBN: 0517570394

Condition: Fine


The epic saga of Germany's greatest fighter wing. 440 pages with Glossaries, Appendixes, and Index. Illustrated with black and white photos and endpaper maps of Europe. View more info

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Above It All

By: Chapman, Don W.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Halcyon Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09500

ISBN: 1931823189

Condition: Fine


A collection of interviews relating the wartime experiences of men and women prior to and during World War II. xii, 229 pages : black and white photographs. View more info

Image for The Second World War (Six Volume Set): The Gathering Storm, Their Finest Hour, The Grand Alliance, The Hinge of Fate, Closing the Ring, Triumph and Tragedy

The Second World War (Six Volume Set): The Gathering Storm, Their Finest Hour, The Grand Alliance, The Hinge of Fate, Closing the Ring, Triumph and Tragedy

By: Churchill, Winston S.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Company: 1948

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 09997

Condition: Good


Red and black cloth with gilt lettering. Six-volume set published 1948-1953. Later printings except for Volume 6, which includes the publication year on the title page (1953). Lacking dust jackets. Volume 1 has staining to the covers and is cracked at the copyright page; Volume 2 is cracked at the title page and the last page of the Index (this page also has a bookstore label or ticket affixed to it); Volumes 3 and 4 have some light spotting to the top edge of the page b... View more info

Final Letters

By: Dafni, Reuven and Yehudit Kleiman (Selected by)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 00791

ISBN: 0297811517

Condition: Near Fine+


A collection of letters, from the Yad Vashem Archives in Jerusalem, written by Jews under Nazi oppression. Most offer the last signs of life for these Holocaust victims. Illustrated with 59 black and white photographs of selected correspondence; 128 pages. View more info

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We Delivered: The U.S. Navy Armed Guard in World War II

By: Dupra, Lyle E.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Manhattan, Kansas, Sunflower University Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 09905

ISBN: 0897452127

Condition: Very Good


Mild edge wear. Previous owner address label on the half-title page. 159 pages with Bibliography and Index. Black and white photographs. Publisher ad for the book laid in, as is a typed note from the author to the publisher advising of needed corrections. Signed by the author on the half-title page. View more info

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Kriegsgefangener (Prisoner of War)

By: Ferguson, Clarence

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Waco, Texas, Texian Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09175

Condition: Very Good


Light shelf wear; dust jacket is edge-worn, rubbed, and has several edge tears. Protected now in a clear Mylar sleeve. Inscription to the previous owners of the book, signed by the author's niece. World War II memoir about time in a German prisoner of war camp after his capture in Italy. The author landed on the beach at Salerno, Italy with the 2nd Battalion of the 143rd Infantry. 295 pages with 4 pages of black and white photos. View more info

Image for China Mailbag Uncensored: Letters from an American GI in World War II China and India

China Mailbag Uncensored: Letters from an American GI in World War II China and India

By: Glist, Lou

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Houston, Texas, Emerald Ink Publishing: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08720

ISBN: 188537321x

Condition: Fine


303 pages with Suggested Reading and Glossary. Numerous illustrations by the author. Nice, clean copy--like new. View more info

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The Last Sunrise

By: Gordon, Harold (SIGNED)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Salinas, CA, U.S.A., H & J Publishing, Inc.: 1993

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 02070

ISBN: 0963258915

Condition: Near Fine


Heart-wrenching autobiography of a ten-year-old boy's struggle to survive the Nazi death camps in World War II, his eventual escape and liberation by General Patton's Armored Division, and new life in America. Inscribed and signed by the author inside the front cover and also signed on the title page. View more info

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Okinawa 1945: Gateway to Japan

By: Gow, Ian

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1985

Seller ID: 03989

ISBN: 038519918x

Condition: Near Fine


jacket has a few small edge tears. 224 pages with Index, photos. View more info