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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

The Flying Tigers

By: "Toland, John"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: NY, Laurel Leaf / Dell (#92621): 1979

Seller ID: 19P013

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""the World War II exploits of America's heroic fighter pilots in China… recruited form the army, Navy, and Marines, first saw action as a volunteer group fighting on the side of Chiang Kai-sheik's China against Japan…"" 176 indexed pages illustrated with black & white photos." View more info

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At the Hurricane's Eye

By: "Walker, Greg"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: N/A:

Seller ID: 9780804109550

ISBN: 0804109559

Condition: GOOD


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Just And Unjust Wars: Incorporating The Lessons Of Operation Desert Storm

By: "Walzer, Michael"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Basic Books:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780465037018

ISBN: 0465037011

Condition: GOOD


A classic treatment of the morality of war written by one of our country's leading philosophers, with a new introduction considering the wars in Bosnia and Kosovo. Just and Unjust Wars examines a variety of conflicts in order to understand exactly why, according to Walzer,"the argument about war and justice is still a political and moral necessity." Walzer's classic work draws on historical illustrations that range all the way from the Athenian attack on Melos to this morning's headlines, and uses the testimony of participants--decision makers and victims alike--to examine the moral issues of ... View more info

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The Civil War: An Illustrated History

By: "Ward, Geoffrey C., Burns, Ric, Burns, Ken"

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Knopf:

Seller ID: 9780394562858

ISBN: 0394562852

Condition: very good


"The Civil War defined us as what we are and it opened us to being what we became, good and bad things.... It was the crossroads of our being, and it was a hell of a crossroads: the suffering, the enormous tragedy of the whole thing."- Shelby Foote, from "The Civil War" When the illustrated edition of "The Civil War" was first published, "The New York Time" hailed it as "a treasure for the eye and mind." Now Geoffrey Ward's magisterial work of history is available in a text-only edition that interweaves the author's narrative with the voices of the men and women who lived through the c... View more info

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Silent Night: The Story of the World War I Christmas Truce

By: "Weintraub, Stanley"

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Plume:

Seller ID: 9780452283671

ISBN: 0452283671

Condition: very good


In the early months of World War I, on Christmas Eve, men on both sides of the trenches laid down their arms and joined in a spontaneous celebration. Despite orders to continue shooting, the unofficial truce spread across the front lines. Even the participants found what they were doing incredible: Germans placed candlelit Christmas trees on trench parapets, warring soldiers sang carols, and men on both sides shared food parcels from home. They climbed from the trenches to meet in "No Man's Land" where they buried the dead, exchanged gifts, ate and drank together, and even played soccer.... View more info

That Denmark Might Live: The Saga of Danish Resistance in World War II

By: "Werstein, Irving"

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Philadelphia, PA", Macrae Smith Company: 1967

Seller ID: 4-DT005

Condition: FAIR


"Reading copy. Ex-library with all expected markings of a ""withdrawn"" book. Tight binding. No dust jacket. Red cloth cover edges worn through to boards in a few spots. Softened spine ends. Soiled exterior page edges. Occasional fingerprints on text edges. Ugly but solid. The story of the Danish Resistance against the German occupation in WWII, whose efforts ""According to Field Marshall Montgomery 'was worth ten divisions' "". 143 pages with black and white period photos." View more info

Sword over Richmond: An Eyewitness History of McClellan's Peninsula Campaign

By: "Wheeler, Richard"

Price: $5.45

Publisher: Harpercollins:

Seller ID: 9780060920678

ISBN: 006092067X

Condition: GOOD


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Legion of the Lafayette

By: "Whitehouse, Arch"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Curtis Books: 1962

Seller ID: 5-4P003

Condition: VERY GOOD


"Tight, age tanning to pages and spine, clean, and square. Light rubbing to cover edges. The story of the Lafayette Escadrille, American idealists who, before their country entered World War I, volunteered to serve in the French army…becoming the first unit of American airmen ever to go into combat. Among them, William A. Wellman (director of Wings), Nordoff and Hall (authors of Mutiny on the Bounty)." View more info

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"The Depths of Courage: American Submariners at War with Japan, 1941-1945"

By: "Whitlock, Flint, Smith, Ron"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Berkley Trade:

Seller ID: 9780425223703

ISBN: 0425223701

Condition: GOOD


Chosen by "WWII History" magazine as one of the Best Books of the Year. In the dark days after Pearl Harbor, the small, illequipped arm of the Navy known as Submarine Force would stand between the shattered U.S. Pacific Fleet and the might of the Japanese Navy. Unfortunately, the spirit and courage of the Submarine Force is being forgotten as the veterans of that force pass into history. To preserve their heroic tales of war beneath the sea, critically acclaimed author and military historian Flint Whitlock, in collaboration with decorated World War II submarine veteran Ron Smith, set ... View more info

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The Fleet the Gods Forgot: The U.S. Asiatic Fleet in World War II (Bluejacket Books)

By: "Winslow, W. G."

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Naval Institute Press:

Seller ID: 9781557509284

ISBN: 155750928X

Condition: GOOD


The heroic story of the U.S. Asiatic Fleet at the outbreak of World War II and their disastrous encounter with vastly superior Japanese forces. View more info

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The Commanders

By: "Woodward, Bob"

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Pocket:

Seller ID: 9780671769604

ISBN: 067176960X

Condition: GOOD


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The Timeline of the Civil War (World History Timeline)

By: "Wright, John D."

Price: $12.45

Publisher: N/A:

Seller ID: 9781592237227

ISBN: 1592237223

Condition: very good


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Aces High: The Heroic Saga of the Two Top-Scoring American Aces of World War II

By: "Yenne, Bill"

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Berkley Trade:

Seller ID: 9780425232309

ISBN: 0425232301

Condition: GOOD


They were two of the greatest heroes of World War II. But only one could be top gun... Capturing the hearts of a beleaguered nation, the fighter pilots of World War II engaged in a kind of battle that became the stuff of legend-and those who survived showdowns earned the right to be called aces. But two men in particular rose to become something more. Richard "Dick" Bong was a bashful, pink-faced farm boy from the Midwest. Thomas "Tommy" McGuire was a wise-cracking, fast-talking kid from New Jersey. What they shared was an unparalleled gallantry under fire which earned them each the ... View more info

Navigators' Information File (April 1944)

By: Army Air Force

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Washington DC, Army Air Force: 1944

Edition: 1945 revisions

Seller ID: 9-3Y003

Condition: GOOD+


"Exterior (covers) are battered with several creases and rubbing to all edges. Front flap of notebook separating from the three hole binding section at both ends. Interior pages clean and free of markings but a slightly age tanned. Diagrams still bright and clear. Wear along edges of pages from handling. Includes index. 11x8.5x0.6""(27.5x21x1.5cm). Dated April 1944 with revisions up to July 1945. Rev. No. 3 contains seven sections: 1. General information 2. Dead Reckoning, Pilotage, and Radio Aids 3. Celestial Navigation 4. Tactical Operations 5. Crew Duties 6. Navigation Weather... View more info