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NEVER CALL RETREAT

By: Bruce Catton

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Pocket:

Seller ID: 9780671469900

ISBN: 0671469908

Condition: GOOD


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Conway's All the World's Fighting Ships 1860-1905

By: Chesneau & Kolesnik)

Price: $163.95

Publisher: "NY, NY", 1979

Edition: 1st American edition

Seller ID: 7-1Y003

ISBN: 0831703024

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for small bump to bottom corner of text block and slightest tilt to spine. Crisp and clean, unclipped dust jacket. All major warships built in the period between the first ironclad and Dreadnaught. Organized by country with an introduction on political and technical developments followed by ships divided by type and class. Includes tabular data and design history with photo and/or drawing for each class. 440 indexed, illustrated pages. 8.75x12.5x1.5""" View more info

Army Woman's Handbook

By: Clella Reeves Collins

Price: $32.95

Publisher: NY, Whittlesey House: 1942

Seller ID: 7-0T005

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"As new except for slight age tanning to pages. No dust jacket. Revised edition without subtitle. Green cloth with yellow-green lettering. A vintage handbook for World War II Army wives to deal with various government agencies to make sure they receive appropriate benefits, pensions, insurance, etc. Also includes information on how to draft a will, women's property rights, tax exemptions, dealing with an undertaker, relief organizations, etiquette (from calling cards to hats and gloves), etc. 5.25x7.75x.75"". 239 pages." View more info

The Battle of Leyte Gulf: Disaster and Triumph in the Bloodiest Sea Battle of World War II

By: Edwin P. Hoyt

Price: $1.50

Publisher: Playboy Press Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 9780872166295

ISBN: 0872166295

Condition: acceptable


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History 67th Armored Regiment - 2nd Armored-Division

By: members of the 67th Armored Regiment

Price: $924.95

Publisher: "Brunswick, West Germany", 1945

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 6-9Y001

Condition: GOOD-


"Tight except for loosening of quire with foldout maps, interior is bright and clean, exterior is age soiled and stained, square. 1 page is crumpled and folded. Cloth on spine shows wear in 3 places on hinge. No dust jacket. Cream colored paper over board with cloth spine, black type and full color regimental symbols. 407 pages plus black and white photos, fold out campaign maps and a full roster of members of the 67th from November 1942 to May 1945 including awards received. Map endpapers showing regiment's transit from 1942 to 1945" View more info

The Civil War: The Nantucket Experience Including the Memoirs of Josiah Fitch Murphey

By: Miller & Mooney

Price: $23.95

Publisher: "Nantucket, MA", 1994

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 4-OH002

ISBN: 0962785113

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for bookstore sticker on first free page. A chronicle of Nantucket during the Civil War; The diary of a 19 year-old who left Nantucket to go to war with the 20th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry; and the ""Roster of Nantucket Men.. Of the 20th Massachusetts"" detailing who they were during and after the war. 196 pages with a photo insert of 9 pages." View more info

A History of Warfare: Field-Marshal Viscount Montgomery of Alamein

By: Montgomery of Alamein

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Cleveland, OH", 1968

Seller ID: 5-7X004

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"As new except for faint softening of spine ends but no dust jacket. Black cloth with gilt lettering. 564 indexed pages covering wars from ancient times to the nuclear age illustrated with 29 color plates, 53 maps with battle plans, and an extensive bibliography" View more info

The R.O.T.C. Manual: Infantry

By: N/A

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Washington, DC", 1932

Edition: (15th Edition-revised)

Seller ID: 75H010

Condition: GOOD-/None


"Reading Copy. Tight but falls open, yellowed pages, soiled exterior, owner's pencil notes on end papers, otherwise clean interior, tilted. Spine end worn through on bottom, missing on top. Cover corners worn through. A small puncture (pencil point?) on spine extends inside through @ 30 pages. No DJ. Illustrations show WWI uniforms and wire carts pulled by mules. A unique version of the status of Infantry training between the World Wars." View more info

United States Air Force Museum

By: N/A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: "Wright-Patterson AFB,OH", 1982

Seller ID: 76Y016

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faint edgewear and faint age soil to exterior. Photos, descriptions and specifications of the AirCraft and displays of the Museum, including the model plane collection." View more info

Image for Defiance

Defiance

By: Nechama Tec

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 9780195376852

ISBN: 0195376854

Condition: very good


The prevailing image of European Jews during the Holocaust is one of helpless victims, but in fact many Jews struggled against the terrors of the Third Reich. In Defiance, Nechama Tec offers a riveting history of one such group, a forest community in western Belorussia that would number more than 1,200 Jews by 1944--the largest armed rescue operation of Jews by Jews in World War II. Tec reveals that this extraordinary community included both men and women, some with weapons, but mostly unarmed, ranging from infants to the elderly. She reconstructs for the first time the amazing details of ... View more info

The New American Cadences Jody Call Handbook - Volume II

By: Sandee S. Johnson (compiler) R0bert W. Morgan (ed.)

Price: $84.95

Publisher: Talisman, Talisman: 1994

Seller ID: 7-5P003

ISBN: 1885969015

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Faintest sticker shadow on the back cover. ""handbook to Volume I in Talisman Book's All-Military American Cadences series"". 182 pages in seven topical sections." View more info

L'arte della guerra (The Art of War) (Original title: Bingfa)

By: Sun Tzu

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Rome, Italy", 1994

Seller ID: 08T002

ISBN: 8879833677

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, faint page yellowing, a few finger smudges, bumped corner. ""e il piu antico, famoso e studiato fra I trattati militari della Cina antica. In tredici stringate capitoli, l'opera espone per principi fondamentali una dottrina bellica improntata al piu schietto utilitarismo, fomendo preziose indicazioni su valutazioni preliminari e gestione logistica di un conflitto, strategie e manovre de attacco e ritirata, rapporti psicolognini con le proprie truppe e col nemico, conformazione dei terreni e fattori atmosferici, peculiarita e stutturazione di una rete spionistica."" ... View more info

How to Respect and Display Our Flag

By: U.S. Marine Corps

Price: $4.50

Publisher: 1973

Seller ID: 96T042

Condition: FINE


"As new, 32 page, staple-bound booklet with color illustrations. History of the flag and its association with the Marine Corps. Rules on proper use of the flag and it's display. 7.5x5.25"" ( 19x13.3cm)." View more info

FM22-5 War Department Field Manual: Leadership; Courtesy and Drill

By: War Department

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Washington; DC, 16834

Seller ID: 09P024

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, light age soil to exterior, light stain to bottom corner of last 100 pages, slight curl. Stain appear to be from liquid but there is no mustiness. Corner bump has left a cover and few creased page corners. ""It covers the qualities and responsibilities of the leader, salutes and honors, discipline, commands, steps and marchings, manual of arms, drill, ceremonies, combat formations and signals."" 314 indexed pages, 6.75x4.25"" (15.9x10.8cm)" View more info

"The War Service Record of the Alumni, Students and Faculty of the University of Vermont in the Great War 1914-1918"

By: War Service Committee

Price: $34.95

Publisher: "Burlington, VT", 1924

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 4-OT012

Condition: GOOD-


"Tight but has previously had inner hinge reinforced with tape. Spine is tilted, softened and frayed at both ends, sunned and has a horizontal rip in the cloth near the bottom of the title block. Interior pages are bright and clean. Red cloth with gilt titles and trim. Short biographies and photos of the 22 who died including John McCrae, author of ""In Flanders Fields"". Detailed lists of Wounded; Decorated; War Service Records (all); Women; YMCA; YMHA; Auxiliary War Work; and a short section of ""Memorabilia"". " View more info