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Living History the Civil War

by Erik Bruun

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2000
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1st
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NY: Tess Press, 2000. the history of the war between the states in documents, essays, letters, songs, and poems. 139 specific chapeters, a list of maps, a preface, foreward, and an introduction. super THICK little book/ heavy! . 1st. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Military.
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The Civil War Day By Day an Almanac 1861-1865

by E.B. Long with Barbara Long

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Published
1971
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2nd
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New York: Da Capo Paperback, 1971. this is an unabridged republication of the edition published in new york in 1971. it is reprinted by arrangement with doubleday & co. "it is no exaggeration to say that this man knows more about the civil war thanany other man who ever lived" "the Civil War was a whole made up of nearly… Read more
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AMERICA AT D-DAY A BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE INCLUDES 90 DRAMATIC PHOTOGRAPHS

by Richard Goldstein with a Preface By Gen. Matthew B. Ridgeway

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Published
1994
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Very Good
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1st
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9780385312837
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New York: Delta, 1994. 303 pp June 6, 1944... 12:37 AM in New York... that's when it all started. this book draws on the actual events, the actual words of the soldiers, journalists, sailors, and medics who were on the beaches during the war in France and this book presents a "heroic panorama of courage and loss, confusion and… Read more
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macarthur's victory the war in new guinea, 1943-1944

by Gailey, Harry A.

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2004
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9780739450758
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USA: Presidio, 2004. contains a list of maps and abbreviations, chapters 1. offensive preparations, 2. the australians defend wau, 3. the bismarck sea battle and cartwheel preliminations, 4. salamaua-lae operations, 5. the occupation of finschhafen, 6. command relations, 7. arawe and cape gloucester, 8. saidor and shaggy ridge, 9. the admiralty islands gambit, 10. hollandia: the great leap forward. Hard… Read more
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Top Secret Ultra: An Insider's Account of How British Intelligence Monitored and Broke the Nazi Top-Secret Codes

by Calvocoressi, Peter

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Published
1980
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Very Good
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1st
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9780394511542
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USA: Pantheon Books, 1980. first american edition originally published in great britain; contents: 1. bletchley park, 2. the enigma machine and the poles, 3. three stages to daylight, 4. the uses of ultra, 5. a verdict, appendix 1: note on documents, appendix 2: strength returns by german units... . 1st. Hard Cover. Very Good/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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Paris: Librairie Arman Colin, 1915. contents: explosive bullets, bombardment of open towns and destruction of houses, massacres of prisoners and wounded soldiers, massacres of prisoners and wounded soldiers, massacres of civilians, some official reports by Serbian officers, some results of my personal inquiry, pillage and destruction of property, the causes of the Austro-Hungarian cruelties, appendix:trial of agram. 1st. Paperback. Good/Not… Read more
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Urgent Fury the Battle for Grenada

by Major Mark Adkin

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Published
1989
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West Virginia: Arcata Graphics, 1989. about America's rescue operation in Grenada "draws a sobering picture of a U.S. military stucture thoroughly at odds with itself..." "written with all the drama and suspense of a novel, [it] presents for the first time the true story: includes a list of maps and contents. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾"… Read more
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"to the Last Man!" kulbes' mongrels at the Chosin Reservoir, Korea, 1950

by Major Franklin D. R. Kestner, Sr. And James Livingston

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Published
1991
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Very Good
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1st
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9780870260780
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Tuscan, Az: Westernlore Press, 1991. lmtd. numbered (175) signed edition; contents include chapters 1. invasion at wonsan, 2. the home by christmas offensive, 3. the hanged man, 4. east hill, 5. foxhole poker, 6. the ghost battalion of hell-fire valley, 7. slow foot and the tiver, 8. the bridge, 9. what it's like up there, maggie, 10. rumors of war,… Read more
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Band of Sisters American Women at war in Iraq

by kirsten Holmsteadt

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Published
2007
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1st
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Mechanicsburg, PA: Stackpole Books, 2007. "In Iraq, the front line is everywhere...and everywhere in Iraq, women in the US military fight. More than 155,000 of them have served in Iraq since 2003-4 times the number of women sent to Desert Storm in 1991 - and more than 430 have been wounded and over 70 killed, almost twice the number of… Read more
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Charge! The Story of the battle of San Juan Hill

by A.c.m. Azoy

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Published
1961
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1sr
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New York/ london/ Toronto: Longman's, Green, and Co., 1961. "In this book, the author has re-created the events of the Battle of San Juan Hill, the climax of the Spanish American War, a war that so strongly shaped the course of American development and one that has until now been curiously ignored in the annals of American historical writing."… Read more
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in every War But One

by Eugene Kinkhead

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Published
1959
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1st
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New York: W.W. Norton & Co, 1959. good condition; has a mylar cover over the original jacket "a profoundly disturbing book that lays bare a failure in which we all share: why one out of every three americans taken prisoner in korea collaborared with the communists, and why two our of five died, many at the hands of their fellow… Read more
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Dark Sky Black Sea Aircraft Carrier Night and All-Weather Operations

by Charles H. Brown

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Published
1999
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1st
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Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press, 1999. contents include a foreward by capt. richard e. harmer, usn (ret.), a oreface, prologue, chapter 1. early carrier night and all-weather operations, 2. world war 2, 3. postwar transition, 4. the korean war years, 5. carrier night and all-weather-operations, 6. a new era for carrier night and all weather, 7. the vietnam war, 8.… Read more
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History of United States naval Operations in World War!! Volume X! The Invasion of France and Germany 1944-1945

by samuel Eliot Morison

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Published
1957
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1st
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Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1957. neptune-overlord) chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 PART 2 SOUTHERN FRANCE (operation dragoon) chapters 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 PART 3 THE NAVY'S PART IN THE FINAL CAMPAIGNS August 1944-may 1945 chapters 18, 19, 20, Abbreviations in Appendices APPENDIX 1, APPENDIX 2, APPENDIX 3, Index &… Read more
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Towards an American Army Military Thought from Washington to Marshall

by Russell F. Weigley

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Published
1962
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New York and London: Columbia University Press, 1962. 297 pp; in cludes preface by the author; contents include: 13 chapters, an epilogue, notes, bibliography, & an index; "[this book] presents the thought of Americans who have considered and written about the problems of building an army which would be both thoroughly American and effective as an instrument of war" (author).… Read more
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Brown Water, Black Berets coastal and Riverine Warfare in Vietnam

by Thomas J. Cutler

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Published
1988
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Fine
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1st
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9780739411995
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Annapolis, Maryland: U.S. Naval Institute, 1988. "here's a fresh (in 1988) look at a different type of fighting that raged in Vietnam - the U. S. Navy's in-country campaigns, whose participants played a vital role in the war and experienced some of its most horrific firefights" (author) the preface states, "the thrust of this work is primarily (and unashamedly) positive.… Read more
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The Chancy War Winning in China, Burma, and India in World War II

by Edward Fischer

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Published
1991
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Fine
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1st
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9780517584248
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New York: Orion Books, 1991. author "tells the story of this difficult campaign, drawing on both his (the author's) personal experience as a soldier there and the information he gathered as the military's official historian for the theater" 250 pp. 1st. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Military.
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Blandford Colour Series Parachute Badges and Insignia of the World

by R. J. Bragg & Roy Turner

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Published
1979
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Good
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9780713708820
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Poole, Dorset: Blandford Press, 1979. 227 pages, includes table of contents, acknowledgements, an introduction, badges and insignia by location, colour plates, plate descriptions, black and white plates, black and white plate descriptions, appendix 1. combat jumps 1939-1943, appendix 2. combat jumps since 1 January 1946. Hard Cover. Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Military.
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Regimental Badges

by Major T. J. Edwards MBE FRHist S

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Published
1974
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Edition
6th
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9780853142140
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London: Charles Knightn & Co. Ltd., 1974. inscribed & signed on FEP by the author "To Dan, With best wishes and warm personal reguard, Derek" "These relate to the formation of divisions from the former regional brigades, and the changes in the section on the Territorial Army Volunteer Reserve, brought about because of a Government decision to increase the volunteer… Read more
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The Pocket Encyclopedia of World Aircraft in Color HELICOPTERS and Other Rotorcraft Since 1907

by Kenneth Munson

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Published
1968
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Good
Edition
1st
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Great Britain: The Macmillan Company, 1968. 178 pages, 76 of which are color illustrations; covers "another class in which contemporary references are comparatively scarce. moreover, most of those works that do cover, or include a proportion of, modern (in1968) rootorcraft, for some reason avoid portraying their subject by means of the general arrangement drawings that are their standard presentation for… Read more
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Regimental Badges

by Major T. J. Edwards M.B.E. F.R.Hist.S.

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Published
1968
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5th
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Great Britain: Gale & Polden, 1968. "this edition records the changing pattern of badges with the formation of more 'large' regiments. it also includes the badges authorised to be worn by the T. and A. V. R. on its formation and which necessitated many new designs where units became amalgamated. the history of badges on head-dress is traaced, with illustrations… Read more
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