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image of List of Casualties in South African Field Force, from 11th October, 1899, to 20th March, 1900. Plus 5 Sections Ending 1st January, 1902, TP the 31st May, 1902

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Essex: Oaklands 1972. (4to) 116, 161, 94, 121, 111, 95pp. Very good plus, no dust jacket. Large volume including the six printed lists. A previous owner's address label on the front endpaper. (Military, Boer War, South African Field Force).
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image of "Above and Beyond" Being a Record of Awards to Her Majesty's Forces for Gallant and Distinguished Services During Military and Peacekeeping Operations Since 1945. - Volume 1: Northern Ireland (1969-1975), Rhodesia / Zimbabwe (1980), Falkland Islands War (1982), Lebanon (1980-1984), Suez and the Red Sea (1975-1985), Middle East (1984-1987) and the Gulf War (1991)

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London: Alexander M Palmer [1-879632-30-4] 1993. (4to) 259pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Bibliography. A small bump on the top back corner, a small scuff on the front endpaper where a previous owner's label has been removed and a small neat price in ink on the top corner of the back endpaper. … Read more
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The Anatomy of Glory

by Lachouque, Henry (Adapted by Anne S.K. Brown.)

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9780853684015
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London: Arms and Armour Press [0-85368-401-4] 1978, 3rd edition. (Small 4to) 564pp. Very good in very good plus dust jacket. Map endpapers, black and white and color illustrations, maps, notes, bibliography, index. Pages 36-37 are lightly soiled and there is a previous owner's book plate on the title page. "With its vivid narrative and… Read more
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image of War Letters; Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars

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New York: Scribner [0-7432-0294-5] 2001, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 493pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Illustration, facsimiles, notes, index. "Featured here are dramatic accounts of combat written immediately after the most ferocious battles American troops have ever faced; poignant expressions of love by homesick husbands and sweethearts; humorous anecdotes and gripes about insufferable conditions;… Read more
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The Persian Expedition

by Xenophon

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Maryland: Penguin 1965, 5th pr.. (Hardcover) 309pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Glossary. (Military, Ancient History, Classical Studies, History--Ancient, Military).
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Richardson's War of 1812; With Notes and a Life of the Author

by Casselman, Alexander Clark (editor)

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Toronto: Coles Publishing Company 1974. (Hardcover) 320pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Photographs, illustrations, tables, notes, index. The top edge of the spine is lightly worn. "John Richardson, a prolific and colourful early Canadian writer who wrote everything from poetry to pot-boilers, recorded the only first-hand account of the entire War of… Read more
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The Girl in the Picture; The Kim Phuc Story

by Chong, Denise (Biography of Phan Thi Kim Phuc.)

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9780670868179
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Toronto: Viking [0-670-86817-5] 1999, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 373pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Tables, maps, photographs. "The Girl in the Picture is the sensitive and timely story of Kim Phuc - the nine-year-old Vietnamese child who was the subject of one of the most famous photographs ever taken. The daughter of well-off… Read more
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image of Out of Darkness - Light; A History of Canadian Military Intelligence; Volume 1, Pre-Confederation to 1982

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New York: iUniverse Inc. 978-0595-67-1847 [978-0595-67-1847] 2005. (Hardcover) 650pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Photographs, illustrations, tables, notes, appendices, bibliography, index. The spine is slightly twisted. "Commanders have always needed good intelligence to prepare their plans and to carry out operations. Out of Darkness - Light tells the story of how this… Read more
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The Bad War; An Oral History of the Vietnam War

by Willenson, Kim (Contributor Newsweek.)

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New York: New American Library 0-453-005746-2 [0-453-005746-2] 1987, 1st printing. (Hardcover) 451pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Notes, index. "The voices in this book tell it like it was. How we got into Vietnam. What we did there, and what it did to us. Why and how we got out. And what… Read more
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image of Scream of Eagles; The Creation of Top Gun - and the U.S. Air Victory in Vietnam

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New York: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1990. (Hardcover) 295pp. Very good plus in near fine dust jacket. Photographs, glossary. The spine is bumped at the top and bottom. "As spellbinding as any novel by Stephen Coonts or Tom Clancy, Scream of Eagles is the first true-life account of the Navy's fighter pilots in… Read more
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New York: Alfred A. Knopf 0-3975-41206-9 [0-3975-41206-9] 2002, 1st American edition. (Hardcover) 331pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Photographs, bibliographic notes, index. There is a previous owner's blind stamps to the title page and dedication page. "To read this book is to understand what soldiers are all about, what they fight for and… Read more
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image of Selected Military Writings Mao Tse-Tung

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Foreign Languages Press [no date]. (Paper covers) Very good in very good dust jacket. Photographic portrait of Mao tipped in, ribbon marker, notes. The top corner of the book is dampstained, there is a previous owner's name on the front free endpaper and minor ink markings in the table of contents, the dust jacket is edgeworn… Read more
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image of The Myriad Faces of War; Britain and the Great War, 1914-1918

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Cambridge: Polity Press [0-7456-0093-X] 1986. (Hardcover) 864pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Frontispiece, photographs, illustrations, maps, notes, index. A small spot of price sticker residue on the front endpaper. "The Myriad Faces of War is a unique and compelling study of the First World War from the standpoint of British… Read more
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$42.00
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The Age of Sacred Terror

by Benjamin, Daniel (With Steven Simon.)

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9780375508592
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New York: Random House [0-375-50859-7] 2002. (Hardcover) 490pp. Very good plus in fine dust jacket. Notes, index. The spine is lightly edgeworn at the top and bottom. "Daniel Benjamin and Steven Simon began working on this book shortly after leaving the National Security Council, where, as director and senior director for counterterrorism, they watched… Read more
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New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers [0-7867-0609-0] 1999. (Hardcover) 780pp. Very good plus in fine dust jacket. Photographs, illustrations, notes, index. The spine is lightly edgeworn at the top and bottom, the bottom edge has a red remainder mark, and there is a previous owner's blind stamp on the front free endpaper. "In the… Read more
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New York: Holocaust Library [1979]. (Trade paperback) 350pp. Near fine. Appendices, notes, index. (Holocaust, Holocaust, War Crimes--Germany, World War 2).
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$21.00
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Russell's Despatches from the Crimea 1854-56

by Russell, William Howard (Edited with introduction and notes by Nicolas Bentley.)

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London: Andre Deutsch 1966. (Hardcover) 286pp. Near fine in near fine dust jacket. Top edge stained purple. Chronology, glossary, frontispiece, illustrations, maps, index. There is a previous owner's name on the front free endpaper and very light edgewear to the dust jacket. "William Howard Russell's despatches covering the Crimean war are one of the… Read more
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image of East of Chosin; Entrapment and Breakout in Korea, 1950

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College Station: Texas A&M University Press 1987, book club edition. (Hardcover) 361pp. Very good plus in near fine dust jacket. Photographs, maps, tables, notes, index. The spine is lightly edgeworn at the top and bottom. "In November, 1950, with the highly successful Inchon Landing behind him, Gen. Douglas MacArthur planned the last major offensive… Read more
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The Battle for Gaul

by Caesar, Julius (Illustrations by Barry Cunliffe.)

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9780701125042
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London: Chatto & Windus [0-7011-2504-7] 1980. (Small 4to) 208pp. Very good plus in very good plus dust jacket. Illustrated map endpapers, black and white and color photographs and illustrations, maps, bibliography, glossary, index. The spine is lightly edgeworn at the bottom. "Gaius Iulius Caesar was a Roman aristocrat, a patrician whose family claimed descent… Read more
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The Good Spy; The Life and Death of Robert Ames

by Bird, Kai (Biography of Robert Ames.)

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9780307889751
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New York: Crown Publishers 978-0-307-88975-1 [978-0-307-88975-1] 2014, 1st edition. (Hardcover) 430pp. Near fine in fine dust jacket. Map endpapers, photographs, notes, bibliography, index. The spine is lightly edgeworn at the top and bottom. "The Good Spy is Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Kai Bird's compelling portrait of the remarkable life and death of one of the… Read more
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