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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 Epilogue (The Aftermath). Oversized, heavy book, which may require extra postage for expedited or international delivery. 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

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

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

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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

Image for Wings for Victory - The University of Texas, Ragsdale Flying Service, Browning Aerial Service - World War II Flight Training

Wings for Victory - The University of Texas, Ragsdale Flying Service, Browning Aerial Service - World War II Flight Training

By: Carter, William J. (Editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Austin, Texas, The University of Texas Press:

Seller ID: 10611

Condition: Very Good


Light wear to the spine and short tears at the spine ends. Stapled booklet, 8.5 X 11 inches. No date indicated, but 1942-43 (World War II). University of Texas CAA-WTS publication offering a brief review of the government-sponsored flight training effort between the university and civilian flight operators to train pilots and ground personnel for service in World War II. CAA was Civil Aeronautics Authority (predecessor to the FAA) and WTS was War Training Service. Unpaginated, but 24 pages with numerous photographs of personnel from the university and flying services and students engaged in th... 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

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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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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Brothers in Arms: The Story of a british and a German Fighter Unit, August to December 1940

By: Goss, Chris

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Crecy Books Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10630

ISBN: 0947554378

Condition: Very Good


Mild wear, bumping, slight shelf lean, and a short tear to the upper corner of the dust jacket's rear panel. Protected now in a Mylar cover. 201 pages with Appendices and black and white photos. Account of the Battle of Britain in 1940 from the points of view of both British and German fighter pilots--609 Squadron and I/JG53 units respectively. 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

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Cartoons of World War II

By: Husband, Tony (Editor)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arcturus Publishing Limited: 2013

Seller ID: 08413

ISBN: 1435150686

Condition: Near Fine


Small slice at the top of the dust jacket spine that also scratched the book in the same place. Otherwise a fine copy protected now in a clear Mylar cover. 192 pages of cartoons presented chronologically--prelude to war, 1939 to 1944, and 1945 and on. View more info

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Churchill's Generals

By: Keegan, John (Editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Grove Press: 1991

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 07716

ISBN: 0802113095

Condition: Near Fine


Military historians examine 20 of Churchill's leading commanders. 368 pages with Notes and Index. A section of black and white photos illustrate the text. View more info

Image for Danger's Hour: The Story of the Uss Bunker Hill and the Kamikaze Pilot Who Crippled Her

Danger's Hour: The Story of the Uss Bunker Hill and the Kamikaze Pilot Who Crippled Her

By: Kennedy, Maxwell Taylor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08084

ISBN: 0743260805

Condition: Near Fine


This copy may be signed by the author. There is an inscription on the page preceding the half-title page, but the writing is difficult to verify. 515 pages with Bibliography and Index. Illustrated with black and white photos and endpaper maps. View more info

Image for Impact: The History of Germany's V-Weapons in World War II

Impact: The History of Germany's V-Weapons in World War II

By: King, Benjamin & Timothy Kutta

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rockville Centre, New York, Sarpedon: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05402

ISBN: 1885119518

Condition: Near Fine


358 pages with Chapter Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Illustrated with black and white photos. View more info

Image for With Wings Like Eagles: A History of the Battle of Britain

With Wings Like Eagles: A History of the Battle of Britain

By: Korda, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, HarperCollins: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 05854

ISBN: 0061125350

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket has a small amount of writing in blue ink on the front cover below the author's name, else it would be about fine. Rest of the book free of marks or stains. 322 pagesBibliography, Notes, adn Index. Illustrated with black & white photos and color plates of combat paintings. View more info