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The Ravens: The Men Who flew in America's Secret War in Laos

By: "Robbins, Christopher"

Price: $67.95

Publisher: NY, Crown: 1987

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 14H011

ISBN: 0517566125

Condition: NEAR FINE / Near Fine


"As new except for slight softening to top of spine (book and jacket) and two small dents in top edge, 1 folded page corner. ""While America and the rest of the world watched the Vietnam war on television, a handful of elite Air Force pilots, wearing anything but uniforms and piloting unarmored, small, prop-driven aircraft, fought a secret war..."" in ""the other theater - a small nation called Laos, next door to Vietnam, bordered by the Ho Chi Minh Trail..."" 420 indexed, annotated pages, illustrated with photo sections and map endpapers, and containing Glo... View more info

Stuka Pilot

By: "Rudel, Hans Ulrich"

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Bantam:

Seller ID: 9780553123043

ISBN: 0553123041

Condition: GOOD


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The Last Battle

By: "Ryan, Cornelius"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Pocket Books:

Seller ID: 9780671541163

ISBN: 0671541161

Condition: GOOD


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Piloto de Guerra

By: "Saint-Exupery, Antoine de (Ruy Belo, trans. )"

Price: $22.95

Publisher: "Lisboa, Portugal;", Editorial Aster: 1962

Edition: (Sexta Edicao)

Seller ID: 9-9T005

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight , bright, clean, tilted spine. Chipping along cover edges and light scratches. French flaps on covers. Text in Portuguese: ""um livro de memórias do escritor francês Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. Escrito em 1942, ele narra suas experiências no Armée de l'air (Força Aérea Francesa) como piloto de uma aeronave de reconhecimento durante a batalha da França em 1940"".""a memoir by the French writer Antoine de Saint-Exupéry . Written in 1942, he narrates his experiences in the Armée de l'air (French Air Force) as a pilot of a reconnaissance aircraft durin... View more info

900 Days (Original Title: The Siege of Leningrad)

By: "Salisbury, Harrison E."

Price: $11.95

Publisher: "London, UK", Pan: 1971

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 02T045

ISBN: 0330027557

Condition: VERY GOOD-


"Tight, yellowed pages, faint curl. Rubbed edges and corners, tiny corner bump, a few bubbles in spine lamination and crease on back cover. ""From September 1941, to January 1944, the people of Leningrad defied three German armies and their allies 'Generals Hunger, Cold and Terror', losing almost half their numbers from bombs and shells, in hand-to-hand fighting, from starvation and disease..."" 760 indexed pages with photo inserts, 7.75x5"" (19x13cm)." View more info

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The Yard: Building a Destroyer at the Bath Iron Works

By: "Sanders, Michael S."

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial:

Seller ID: 9780060929633

ISBN: 0060929634

Condition: GOOD


For a century, the Bath Iron Works has been building some of the finest, dealiest ships in the U.S. Navy. But now the Maine shipyard is facing mounting competition and a pressing need to modernize, especially in the way it launches ships. No more will the great gray leviathans roar down the "ways" -- the traditional inclined ramp -- into the Kennebec River; this ancient technology will give way to the modern dry dock."The Yard" captures this moment of change and the end of an era, as old ways give way to new, through the eyes of the workers as they build and launch a U.S. Navy destroyer. From ... View more info

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God in the Foxhole

By: "Sasser, Charles W."

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Pocket Star:

Seller ID: 9781439171271

ISBN: 1439171270

Condition: GOOD


"God in the Foxhole"A stunning collection of true personal accounts from generations of American soldiers whose faith, in the words of renowned combat journalist and former Green Beret Charles W. Sasser, "has been born, reborn, tested, sustained, verified, or transformed under fire."From the battlefields of the American Revolution through World Wars I and II, from Korea and Vietnam to the front lines in Iraq and Afghanistan, here is an immensely moving gathering of war stories like no other--dramatic tales of spirituality, conversion, and miracles: "The angelic vision that br... View more info

Voices of Gallipoli

By: "Shadbolt, Maurice"

Price: $49.95

Publisher: "Auckland, New Zealand", Htoddard and Stoughton: 1988

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-9H004

ISBN: 0340431369

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! Faintest shelfwear to edges of dust jacket and sticker shadow on front flap of dust jacket. Interviews in 1982 with New Zealand soldiers who survived the tragic battle on Turkey's Gallipoli peninsula in World War I (1915) - during which nearly 3,000 New Zealanders died. 123 pages including contemporary black and white photos." View more info

Iranian Hostage: A Personal Diary of 444 Days in Captivity

By: "Sickmann, Rocky"

Price: $16.95

Publisher: "Topeka, KS", Crawford Press: 1982

Seller ID: 1DH018

ISBN: 0881030007

Condition: FINE/ Ver Good-


"As new black cloth with gilt lettering. Dust jacket is shiny and clean but has a 1"" rip (repaired on inside) on the bottom edge of the back cover and slight shelfwear to the top edge. ""Marine Sergeant Rocky Stickmann, one of fifty-two Americans held captive in Iran from November, 1979 , to January, 1981 (after) the American Embassy in Tehran, Iran, fell to militant Iranian students protesting the arival in the U. S. of Shah Mohammed Reza Pahlavi...""" View more info

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Ghost Soldiers: The Epic Account of World War II's Greatest Rescue Mission

By: "Sides, Hampton"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780385495653

ISBN: 038549565X

Condition: GOOD


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Franco and the Spanish Civil War (Modern Times)

By: "Snellgrove, L. E."

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman Ltd:

Seller ID: 9780582204225

ISBN: 0582204224

Condition: GOOD


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A Glorious Way to Die

By: "Spurr, Russell"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Newmarket Pr:

Seller ID: 9780937858172

ISBN: 093785817X

Condition: GOOD


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Spies Beneath Berlin

By: "Stafford, David"

Price: $10.95

Publisher: "Woodstock, NY", Overlook Press: 2002

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 7-9H001

ISBN: 1585673617

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for ink dot (remainder mark) on bottom edge of pages. Unclipped dust jacket. "" The extraordinary story of Operation Stopwatch/Gold, the CIA's Spy Tunnel; under the Russian sector of Cold War Berlin."" ""a half-mile long…joint CIA/MI6 project…"" 211 indexed, annotated, illustrated pages including Bibliography." View more info

Stalin's Correspondence with Churchill and Atlee 1941-1945

By: "Stalin, Joseph"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: NY, Capricorn Books: 1965

Edition: (1st thus)

Seller ID: 78T019

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, faint page yellowing, clean, faint curl. Faded spine and rubbed cover edges. ""correspondence between the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the USSR and the Presidents of the U.S.A. And Prime Ministers of Great Britain during the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945"" from the ""Commission for the Publication of Diplomatic Documents under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the USSR"" ""full text of all documents available in the Soviet Union ...during the period in question.""" View more info

Antietam 1862: The Civil War's Bloodiest Day

By: "Stevens, Norman S."

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "Wellingborough, UK", Osprey (Military Classic Battles Series): 1998

Edition: (reprint)

Seller ID: 68X023

ISBN: 1855328402

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""one of the crucial battles of the American Civil War...the fortunes of the South were riding high - and at the Antietam River the Army of Northern Virginia was fighting for its very life."" ""assessment of each commander's campaign strategy, recounts the progress of the fighting, blow-by-blow. More than 90 illustrations...maps, charts and colour plates, 3-dimensional battle maps...detailed notes for wargamers." View more info

90 minuti a Entebbe (Original title: 90 Minutes at Entebbe)

By: "Stevenson, William"

Price: $21.95

Publisher: "Milan, Italy", Sonzogno Dossier: 1976

Seller ID: 8NT020

Condition: FINE


"As new-gift quality! Bookstore sticker on back cover. Text in Italian. 160 pages (8.25 x5.25"") ""Storia a retroscena del raid israeliano in Uganda.""" View more info

Contribution a L'Histoire de la Resistance Belge 1940-1944

By: "Tanham, George K."

Price: $45.95

Publisher: "Brussels, Belgium", Pressez Universitaires de Bruxelles: 1971

Seller ID: 8NX001

Condition: FINE


"As new except for faint shelfwear. Text in French. 205 pages (9-3/8 x6-3/8""). Introduction by Douglas MacArthur." View more info

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The Partnership: Five Cold Warriors and Their Quest to Ban the Bomb

By: "Taubman, Philip"

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper:

Seller ID: 9780061744006

ISBN: 006174400X

Condition: very good


A terrorist attack with nuclear weapons is the mostdangerous security issue America faces today--andwe are far more vulnerable than we realize. Driven bythis knowledge, five men--all members of the Cold Warbrain trust behind the U.S. nuclear arsenal--have cometogether to combat this threat, leading a movement thatis shaking the nuclear establishment and challengingthe United States and other nations to reconsider theirstrategic policies.Illuminating and thought-provoking, The Partnershiptells the little-known story of their campaign to reducethe threat of a nuclear attack and, ultimately... View more info

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Sea of Thunder: Four Commanders and the Last Great Naval Campaign 1941-1945

By: "Thomas, Evan"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Simon & Schuster:

Seller ID: 9780743252225

ISBN: 0743252225

Condition: very good


"Sea of Thunder" is a taut, fast-paced, suspenseful narrative of the Pacific War that culminates in the battle of Leyte Gulf, the greatest naval battle ever fought. Told from both the American and Japanese sides, through the eyes of commanders and sailors of both navies, Thomas's history adds an important new dimension to our understanding of World War II. Drawing on oral histories, diaries, correspondence, postwar testimony from both American and Japanese participants, and interviews with survivors, Thomas provides an account not only of the great sea battle and Pacific naval war, but of... View more info

"The Journal of the Iwo Jima Survivors, Journal No. 70 *June, 2014"

By: "Thomas, Vicent (ed.)"

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Branford, CT", Iwo Jima Survivors Association: 2014

Seller ID: 7-3Y005

Condition: GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean interior, light soil to covers and crease with tiny rip from corner bump. A wonderful collection of articles, photos, and letters. 72 pages, 8.5x11""" View more info