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Case Studies in the Achievement of Air Superiority

By: Cooling, Benjamin Franklin (editor)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO for Air Force History and Museums Program: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 035897

ISBN: 0912799633

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. Light shelf/handling wear, a bit of rubbing evident to covers. Square, uncreased binding. xvii,678 pp., illus. View more info

Ding Hao: America's Air War in China, 1937-1945

By: Cornelius, Wanda, and Thayne Short

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Gretna, LA, Pelican Publishing Co.: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046802

ISBN: 0882892533

Condition: Fine


Blue leatherette, spine panel lettered in gold foil. 1st edition. Slight foxing along edges of front flyleaf, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket shows 1/2" closed tear with associated crease along top front edge, small chip along top rear edge, modest edge wear, now in mylar. x,502 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Cutting Edge: A History of Fort Detrick, Maryland 1943-1993

By: Covert, Norman M.; Merle J. Snyder (fwd.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Fort Detrick, MD, Headquarters U.S. Army Garrison: 1993

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 030205

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy buckram, lettered in gold foil. Occasional underlining in pencil through text, otherwise as issued. xi,125 pp., pictorial endpapers, b&w photographs. On the lower copyright page, the "1" in the number line has been struck through and the "2" bolded, which we assume designates a 2nd ptg. though we have never previously encountered this method. View more info

Nighthawk F-117 Stealth Fighter

By: Crickmore, Paul F., and Alison J. Crickmore

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Lowe & B. Hould/Borders Press: 2002

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 027393

ISBN: 0681878754

Condition: Very Good


Stiff color pictorial wraps. Modest shelf wear, crease to bottom front corner, some mild surface rubbing to rear cover. 192 pp., illus. in color. View more info

The History of Landmines

By: Croll, Mike

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Barnsley, U.K., Leo Cooper/Pen and Sword Books Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033113

ISBN: 0850526280

Condition: Fine


Black paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket slightly rubbed at corners and spine extremities. xi,164 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, drawings. View more info

A Brass Hat in No Man's Land

By: Crozier, Brig.-Gen. F. P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Jonathan Cape/Harrison Smith: 1930

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 027134

Condition: Fair


Light brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Slight loss at top corner of front flyleaf, interior and text block otherwise fully intact. 254 pp. Rear hinge shows evidence of neat repair to mend split paper, otherwise firm. However, the binding shows loss of approx. 1"-wide strip of cloth along the bottom edge of both boards and clear evidence of chewing (by, we hope, a canine or feline rather than a past reader of this copy), with consequently mangled edges and lower spine panel (text block completely unaffected). Scarce original dust jacket is somewhat toned by age with modest edge chipping ... View more info

One to Count Cadence

By: Crumley, James

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 041749

Condition: Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in silver foil. Cloth slightly sunned along edges, otherwise essentially as issued. Dust jacket shows light surface rubbing, price-clipped front flap, minor wear, now in mylar. Author's first book. A well-preserved copy with only minor faults. View more info

Panzer Colors III: Markings of German Army Panzer Forces 1939-45

By: Culver, Bruce

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Squadron/Signal Publications Inc.: 1984

Seller ID: 047538

ISBN: 0897471563

Condition: Good


Stiff green and black wraps. Minor rubbing along edges, some surface rubbing, thumbing marks to front cover. Firm binding. 96 pp., illus., color plates. View more info

The Battle of Gettysburg: From the History of the Civil War in America

By: d'Orleans, Louis Philippe Albert, The Comte de Paris; Richard Sauers (intro.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, Butternut and Blue: 1987

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 035760

ISBN: 0935523138

Condition: Fine


Green illus. wraps. Essentially as issued, with square, uncreased binding, clean and unmarked interior. ix,315 pp., illus. including folding maps. Facsimile reprint of original 1886 Porter & Coates edition, with additional material. View more info

The Unresolved Past: A Debate in German History - A Conference Sponsored by the Wheatland Foundation

By: Dahrendorf, Ralf (chair, intro.); Gina Thomas (editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: RS254

ISBN: 0312057962

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Exterior presents as issued. Date received stamp on front pastedown, with date, price, and what may be a library partial call number on main title in ink, absolutely no other marks or stamps, and no wear. Dust jacket shows mildly sunned spine panel, otherwise as issued, now in mylar. xiv,138 pp. Almost new copy with only slight defects, exceptionally scarce. View more info

U-Boote, 1935-1945: The History of the Kriegsmarine U-Boats

By: Dallies-Labourdette, Jean-Philippe

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Histoire & Collections: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049115

ISBN: 2908182424

Condition: As New


Glossy pictorial boards. New/as issued. 144 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Text in English. View more info

Blood Stripes: The Grunt's View of the War in Iraq [SIGNED]

By: Danelo, David J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037496

ISBN: 0811701646

Condition: Near Fine


Red and black paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Slight shelf wear, with light moisture contact evident on front flyleaf only. Dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, wrinkling from moisture to front flap only. Signed by author on main title page, full signature, no inscription or date. xii,340 pp., illus. w/ b&w plates, maps. View more info

To the Beat of a Different Drummer: A Decade in the Life of a World War II Conscientious Objector [INSCRIBED]

By: Dasenbrock, J. Henry

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Winona, MN, Northland Press of Winona: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 041085

ISBN: 1882021258

Condition: Very Good


Stiff white wraps, lettered and illus. in black and blue. Modest shelf wear with a few stress creases to binding, light surface rubbing to covers, light foxing to top text block edge. viii,247 pp. Inscribed by author on dedication page, full signature, personalized. View more info

America, the Vietnam War, and the World: Comparative and International Perspectives

By: Daum, Andreas W., Lloyd C. Gardner, and Wilfried Mausbach (editors)

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Washington, D.C./Cambridge and New York, German Historical Institute/Cambridge University Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019327

ISBN: 052100876X

Condition: Fine


Green pictorial wraps. Remainder mark on bottom text block edge, otherwise as issued. xii,371 pp. View more info

Secrets of the Vietnam War

By: Davidson, Lt. Gen. Phillip B., USA (Ret.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Novato, CA, Presidio Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038166

ISBN: 0891413820

Condition: Fine


Black paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, crease to top front flap corner. x,214 pp. View more info

Secrets of the Vietnam War

By: Davidson, Lt. Gen. Phillip B., USA (Ret.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Novato, CA, Presidio Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038167

ISBN: 0891413820

Condition: Fine


Black paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, crease to top front flap corner. x,214 pp. View more info

Jeb Stuart: The Last Cavalier [SIGNED]

By: Davis, Burke

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Rinehart and Co.: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 017572

Condition: Near Fine


Putty cloth, lettered in black on spine panel. Slightly rubbed at head of spine, with just a bit of soiling to bottom text block corner and fore-edge, otherwise virtually as issued. Former owner's signature and date on front flyleaf. Signed by author on tipped-in leaf inserted before listing of his other books, preceding main title. 462 pp., illus. w/ maps. Color illus. dust jacket shows mild rubbing at corners, with light soiling to white portions of rear panel, short (approx. 1/2") closed tear through "s" and "t" in "Stuart" on spine panel, now in mylar. Overall, ... View more info

Letter from the Secretary of War, Transmitting a Transcript of the Official Army Register [33d Congress, 2d Session, House of Representatives Ex. Doc. No. 58

By: Davis, Jefferson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO: 1855

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034701

Condition: Very Good


Original edition, lacking wraps, otherwise complete. 55 pp. Light handling wear, some age toning to rear blank. View more info

U.S.S. Forrestal CVA 59: 1957 First Cruise

By: Dawson, Lt. John F. (editor)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Hannibal, MO, American Yearbook Co.: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044242

Condition: Good


Dark blue leatherette cloth, embossed gray illus. and lettering. Mild rubbing to corners and spine extremities, covers a bit soiled. 256 pp., illus. in color, b&w. Complimentary copy with Capt. W. E. Ellis's presentation card mounted on verso of front flyleaf. Moisture contact to along upper text block fore-edge has resulted in a minor waviness to paper throughout, with actual dampstaining confined to the first 40 or so pages (minor after p. 20), and corners of some late leaves. Technically only Good thus, but still a decent enough reading/browsing copy. Scarce. View more info

A Volunteer's Adventures: A Union Captain's Record of the Civil War

By: de Forest, John William; James H. Croushore (editor, notes); Stanley T. Williams (intro.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Haven, CT, Yale University Press: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036387

Condition: Good


Gray cloth, lettered in dark blue. Moderate shelf/handling wear, cloth soiled on back cover, several moisture rings to front cover cloth, toned/foxed spine panel. xviii,237 pp. Acceptable reading copy, elusive first edition with matching dates. View more info

The Brazilian Expeditionary Force by Its Commander [Translated from 2nd Edition, Revised and Enlarged]

By: de Moraes, Mashal J. B. Mascarenhas

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO: 1966

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 032411

Condition: Near Fine


Tan buckram, lettered in burgundy. Light shelf wear. Firm binding, clean interior. xxi,279 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs, multiple folding maps. Scarce. View more info

Three Years' War [Boer War]

By: de Wet, Christiaan Rudolf

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031053

Condition: VG+


Brown cloth, lettered in gilt, top text block edge dyed orange, deckled edges. Cloth shows a few mild scratches/abrasions to upper front cover that slightly affect gilt lettering, slight flecking along bottom front edge, otherwise only slight shelf wear. Top text block edge mildly spotted. Firm, square binding, clean interior. Ownership stamps to both sets of endpapers, otherwise unmarked. x,448 pp., illus. w/ maps, folding map at rear (fully intact). 1st edition: Dec. 1902. Uncommon in this condition, solid Near Fine downgraded due only to the purely cosmetic defect of the light cover ... View more info

Ten Commando, 1942-1945

By: Dear, Ian

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press: 1989

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 033753

ISBN: 0312034385

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket shows the slightest bit of shelf wear, virtually as issued. xi,208 pp., maps, b&w photographs. View more info

Sabotage & Subversion: Stories from the Files of the SOE and OSS

By: Dear, Ian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Arms and Armour Press-Cassell Group: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039703

ISBN: 185409260X

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued. 224 pp., maps, b&w photographs. View more info

Spearhead for Blitzkrieg: Luftwaffe Operations in Support of the Army, 1939-1945

By: Deichmann, Paul, General der Flieger; Alfred Price (editor, intro.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London and Mechanicsburg, PA, Greenhill Books/Stackpole Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036393

ISBN: 1853672416

Condition: Fine


Blue cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows mere hints of shelf wear, essentially as issued. 159 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info