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Wolfe at Quebec: The Man Who Won the French and Indian War

By: "Hibbert, Christopher"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Cooper Square Press:

Seller ID: 9780815410164

ISBN: 0815410166

Condition: very good


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The Cuban Missile Crisis: The Struggle Over Policy

By: "Hilsman, Roger"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Praeger:

Seller ID: 9780275954352

ISBN: 0275954358

Condition: GOOD


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America Goes to War

By: "Hitchens, Harold Lee"

Price: $17.95

Publisher: "Chicago, IL", 1942

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 76T002

Condition: FINE


"As new except for faint age yellowing to end papers and faint corner crease to first few pages. Blue with gilt and red. By the ""American Theatre Wing War Service, Inc."" ""As background for understanding how and why we went to war and what we are fighting for"" No DJ as issued." View more info

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"The Pacific War: The Strategy, Politics, and Players that Won the War"

By: "Hopkins, William B."

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Zenith Press:

Seller ID: 9780760339756

ISBN: 0760339759

Condition: GOOD


This book provides a fresh take on World War II in the Pacific that goes beyond the simple recounting of battles won and lost to synthesize the strategies, politics, and key players that shaped the conduct of the war. The author takes a regional approach to this multifaceted, often nonlinear war conducted on land, sea (and significantly by America undersea), and in the air across the immense reaches of the Pacific to effectively develop the major themes and causes of the battles. View more info

"Source Records of The Great War, Volume V"

By: "Horne, Charles F. (editor)"

Price: $14.95

Publisher: 1923

Seller ID: 80X001

Condition: GOOD+/No DJ


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean, square. Simulated brown leather with gilt. Front spine edge of cover hinge is beginning to separate. Page edges, gilt on top, rough cut on side and bottom. 4 lithographs with protective, embossed tissue. Multiple documents on: Germany Defies the Neutral Nations The Hindenberg Retreat from France; The Zimmerman War Scheme Exposed; The Fall of Bagdad; Russia Proclaims a Republic; US Purchase of the Virgin Isles from Denmark; US Enters the War; World Union Against Germany; Vimy Ridge, Arras and Champagne; US Navy in the War; Conscriptions in the US; Trium... View more info

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"Ship of Ghosts: The Story of the USS Houston, FDR's Legendary Lost Cruiser, and the Epic Saga of her Survivors"

By: "Hornfischer, James D."

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553384505

ISBN: 0553384503

Condition: GOOD


"Son, we're going to Hell." The navigator of the USS "Houston" confided these prophetic words to a young officer as he and his captain charted a course into U.S. naval legend. Renowned as FDR's favorite warship, the cruiser USS "Houston" was a prize target trapped in the far Pacific after Pearl Harbor. Without hope of reinforcement, her crew faced a superior Japanese force ruthlessly committed to total conquest. It wasn't a fair fight, but the men of the Houston would wage it to the death. Hornfischer brings to life the awesome terror of nighttime naval battles that turned decks into s... View more info

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Japan's War: The Great Pacific Conflict

By: "Hoyt, Edwin"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Cooper Square Press:

Seller ID: 9780815411185

ISBN: 0815411189

Condition: GOOD


The many factors that led to Japan's participation in World War II, and the horrifying battles that resulted, come into focus in Japan's War: The Great Pacific Conflict. The book, which takes into account Japanese and Asian documents and scholarship in addition to American and European sources, chronicles events in the Pacific from 1853 to 1951. During those years, the leaders of Japan, believing in the superiority of their nation and culture, sought to dominate East Asia and the Pacific Basin. That period also saw Japan and America becoming entangled in each other's national affairs, starting... View more info

The Battle is the Pay-Off

By: "Ingersoll, Ralph"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, c1943

Edition: (3rd printing)

Seller ID: 00P007

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, slight page yellowing, clean, slight tilt. Rubbing to back cover. ""A few square miles of godforsaken sand and rock: a spot on the map called El Guettar. The Troops - Men who a year before had been civilians…The Enemy - The cream of the Fascist Army and behind them the heretofore invincible Panzers of Rommel's Afrika Korps..."" 186 pages." View more info

The Destruction of Convoy PQ-17

By: "Irving, David"

Price: $2.50

Publisher: St. Martin's Press:

Seller ID: 9780312911522

ISBN: 0312911521

Condition: GOOD


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One More Hill

By: "Johnson, Franklyn A. (Greg & Tom Beecham, illus.) (James Bama, cover art) (Alan McKnight, maps)"

Price: $29.95

Publisher: "Toronto, Canada", 1983

Edition: (2nd printing 1987)

Seller ID: 5-0P004

ISBN: 0553267280

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"As new except for faintest shelf wear and faint reading crease to spine. ""The Big Red One blasts Hitler's panzers from North Africa to Normandy"" Specially illustrated edition - Greg & Tom Beecham, illustrations, James Bama, cover art and Alan McKnight, maps. 2nd printing 1987." View more info

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Saratoga: Turning Point of America's Revolutionary War

By: "Ketchum, Richard M."

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Holt Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780805061239

ISBN: 0805061231

Condition: very good


In the summer of 1777 (twelve months after the Declaration of Indepence) the British launched an invasion from Canada under General John Burgoyne. It was the campaign that was supposed to the rebellion, but it resulted in a series of battles that changed America's history and that of the world. Stirring narrative history, skillfully told through the perspective of those who fought in the campaign, Saratoga brings to life as never before the inspiring story of Americans who did their utmost in what seemed a lost cause, achieving what proved to be the crucial victory of the Revolution. A New... View more info

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Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed American History

By: "Kilmeade, Brian, Yaeger, Don"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sentinel:

Seller ID: 9780143129431

ISBN: 0143129430

Condition: GOOD


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Boblingen in alten Ansichten (Boblingen in old views)

By: "Klager, Erich"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Boblingen, Germany", 1976

Seller ID: 30Y005

Condition: GOOD-


"Tight, bright, clean, slight tilt and flare to covers. Dust jacket has clean, clear surface but peeling laminate and a few tiny rips along edges. Boblingen, in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany, was founded in 1253. During WWII the town had a Luftwaffe airbase and military barracks, the home station for the I/JG 52 (1st Group of the Jagdgeschwader 52) flying the Bf109 E-1 fighter aircraft. On the night of October 7, 1943 during World War II, Allied air forces dropped 408 incendiary bombs and 35 high explosive bombs and 70 percent of the old town was destroyed. The photos and narrative in this bo... View more info

"The First Casualty: From the Crimea to Vietnam : The War Correspondent As Hero, Propagandist, and Myth Maker (Harvest Book ; Hb 343)"

By: "Knightley, Phillip"

Price: $8.45

Publisher: Harcourt:

Seller ID: 9780156311304

ISBN: 0156311305

Condition: GOOD


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Shadow Divers: The True Adventure of Two Americans Who Risked Everything to Solve One of the Last Mysteries of World War II

By: "Kurson, Robert"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE INC:

Seller ID: 9780375760983

ISBN: 0375760989

Condition: GOOD


In the tradition of Jon Krakauer's Into Thin Air and Sebastian Junger's The Perfect Storm comes a true tale of riveting adventure in which two weekend scuba divers risk everything to solve a great historical mystery-and make history themselves. For John Chatterton and Richie Kohler, deep wreck diving was more than a sport. Testing themselves against treacherous currents, braving depths that induced hallucinatory effects, navigating through wreckage as perilous as a minefield, they pushed themselves to their limits and beyond, brushing against death more than once in the rusting hulks of su... View more info

To War in a Stringbag

By: "Lamb, Charles"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bantam Books:

Seller ID: 9780553136548

ISBN: 0553136542

Condition: GOOD


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How to Build your own wheellock-rifle or pistol

By: "Lauber, Georg (ed)"

Price: $189.95

Publisher: Jolex Inc./ Plainsman, 1975

Edition: 1st printing

Seller ID: 7-1Y001

ISBN: 0891490027

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright and clean. Basically square but has a slight corner bump, a few creases to the covers and light rubbing to edges. Step-by-step book on how to build your own wheel-lock rifle or pistol. 29 full page drawings + 5 oversize fold-out drawings. 8.25x11.75x.25"" " View more info

Revolt in the Desert

By: "Lawrence, T.E."

Price: $18.95

Publisher: NYGeorge H. Doran Company, 1927

Edition: (1st American edition)

Seller ID: 5-NH001

Condition: GOOD


"Tight, lightly age tanned pages with occasional fingerprint shadows, light soil to dusty-rose cloth covers with black lettering and pictures, age fading to spine, square. Deckle edges side and bottom; matched to color cover on top edge. Softening of spine ends and light rubbing to cover hinges and corners. No dust jacket. 335 indexed pages with 15 full-page, black and white illustrations, mostly portraits. Illustrated endpapers. Rear fold-out map as new. Lawrence's abridged and far more accessible edition of Seven Pillars of Wisdom - of his role during the Sinai and Palestine Campaign... View more info

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Love and Sand

By: "Layton, H M"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Three Spires Publishing:

Seller ID: 9780967600864

ISBN: 0967600863

Condition: GOOD


A World War II history with a touch of romance. View more info

No Carte Blanche to Capricorn: The Folly of Nuclear War Strategy

By: "Le Ghait, Edouard"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: NY, 1960

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 02T030

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, light foxing and age soil to exterior, clean and bright interior, faint curl. Rubbed edges & small hole in back cover. A serious discussion of the risk imbalances in a time of rapidly changing technology in NATO and the North Atlantic Alliance in 1969. Originally written in French for private circulation in Belgium. 114 pages, 8.5x5.5"" (21.6x14cm). " View more info