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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

Condition: Very Good


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 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

ISBN: 089823140X

Condition: 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. 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

Condition: 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. View more info

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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

Condition: 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. 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

Condition: 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 o... View more info

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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

Condition: 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. 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

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 the Japanese guards. 141 pages with Appendices and black and white photos. View more info

Image for From POW to Blue Angel: The Story of Commander Dusty Rhodes

From POW to Blue Angel: The Story of Commander Dusty Rhodes

By: Armstrong, Jim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norman Oklahoma, University of Oklahoma Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10631

ISBN: 0806137649

Condition: Near Fine


297 pages with Glossary and Sources. Black and white photos. Foreword by Roy M. "Butch" Voris. From the publisher: "As a young naval aviator, Dusty Rhodes was shot down by the Japanese on his first combat mission in World War II. Toughing out the rest of the war in POW camps, he wondered if he would ever fly again. But Rhodes was destined to take flying to new heights." "As a leader of the Blue Angels, Raleigh E. "Dusty" Rhodes participated in developing the most famous aerobatics team ever formed. Jim Armstrong draws on interviews with Dusty and his colleagues, Dusty's scrapbooks, flight logs... 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

ISBN: 0876632142

Condition: 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. View more info

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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

ISBN: 9036617197

Condition: Fine


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

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 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

ISBN: 1906626162

Condition: 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. View more info

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The Daily Telegraph Book of Airmen's Obituaries

By: Bishop, Edward

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 2002

Seller ID: 04682

ISBN: 1902304993

Condition: 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. View more info

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Portraits of Conflict: A Photographic History of Arkansas in the Civil War

By: Bobby Roberts; Carl Moneyhon

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Fayetteville, Arkansas, The University of Arkansas Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 09005

ISBN: 0938626833

Condition: Near Fine


Gift inscription to previous owner. A trace of bumping to the jacket. Protected in a clear archival cover now. 242 pages, with Appendix (untitled, alphabetic bios of those named in book) Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated with more than 200 photographs. Oversized book that will require additional postage for expedited or international delivery. View more info

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The Compensations of War: The Diary of an Ambulance Driver During the Great War

By: Bowerman, Jr., Guy Emerson

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, University of Texas: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 02367

Condition: Very Good


178 pages, illustrations, maps, appendix with complete roster of S.S.U. 585 from August 7, 1917 to April 23, 1919, and a second appendix with a Station List, Section 585. Light edge-wear, bumping. Previous owner address label on half-title and rear pastedown along with a written date. View more info

Image for When the Eagle Screams: America's Vulnerability to Terrorism

When the Eagle Screams: America's Vulnerability to Terrorism

By: Bowman, Stephen (SIGNED)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Secaucus, New Jersey, Birch Lane Press: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 02900

ISBN: 1559722282

Condition: Fine


Light rub to rear panel of jacket, otherwise a fine, clean copy. Published seven years before the 9/11 attacks, this book examines the 1993 World Trade Center bombings and raises the question about it being an isolated incident or a warning of far more crippling attacks to come. Prophetic in retrospect, the author presents strong evidence that the 1993 bombing was a wake-up call for far worse attacks to come. Signed by the author on the title page: "To Sandra, Merry Christmas, '94. Stephen Bowman." View more info

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Time-Line Vietnam: The Tiger That Ate the Firebase

By: Bows, Master Sergeant Ray, US Army Retired, with Pia Problemi

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ormond Beach, Florida, Bow & Company Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 05887

ISBN: 0929973038

Condition: Near Fine


A US Army staff sergeant's memoir of 14 months serving in Vietnam with the 4th Transportation Command's 3d Movements Region, through the streets of Saigon, on the Long Bihn Highway, and with the 25th Infantry Division on convoys from Cu Chi to Tay Ninh. He also pays tribute to two fallen servicemen from Indiana. 159 pages, with Glossary, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated with black & white photos. Inscribed on the front free endpaper "To Dean, It was great meeting you in D.C. My very best wishes, Ray Bows." Preface by Brigadier General Joseph Stringham, US Army, Retired. 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 Intelligence, General Walter Schellenberg. View more info