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THE COLT HERITAGE: THE OFFICIAL HISTORY OF COLT FIREARMS

by Wilson, R.L.

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Published
1979
Condition
Good Plus
ISBN
9780671248277
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£21.12

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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1979. Hardcover. Good Plus/Good Plus. The "definitive, complete and official" history of Colt firearms from 1836 to the present (1979) researched and written by firearms expert and historian, R.L. Wilson. First edition, first printing (with complete numberline). About 11 x 8 3/4 inches, 358 pages including bibliography, index and serial number appendix. Also… Read more
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THE FINAL STORM: A Novel of the War in the Pacific

by Shaara, Jeff

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Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
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£18.37

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New York: Ballantine Books, 2011. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. The fourth volume in Shaara's highly-praised quartet of novels about World War II and the only one to deal with the war's Pacific Theater. A master of military fiction, Shaara tells his story from the perspectives of the enlisted men in the bloody battle… Read more
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HOW WEAPONS WORK

by Chant, Christopher, Editor

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Published
1976
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Printing, First U.S. Edition.
ISBN
9780809279982
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£13.30

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Chicago: Henry Regnery Co., 1976. First Printing, First U.S. Edition. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. The book explores in detail an often overlooked aspect of modern military hardware -- how it all works. There are numerous books on what these weapons can do but very few provide an illustrated examination of "how." It should be noted that while technological improvements… Read more
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ACES HIGH

by Fitzsimmons, Bernard

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Published
1988
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780517665763
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£13.51

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New York: Arch Cape Press, 1988. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. A collection of over 250 full color photographs by some of the world's best aviation photographers attempting to capture the components of modern military air power. From the tactical jet fighters and strategic bombers to the spy planes, drones and ground support helicopters, to… Read more
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THE NEW FACE OF WAR

by Berkowitz, Bruce

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Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
ISBN
9780743212496
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£11.82

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Fine/Fine. This senior RAND analyst and Defense Department consultant makes the argument that there are four key elements to warfare in the 21st Century, all based on information technology in which computers and communications are vital. A collectable copy in like dustjacket. Quite Scarce.
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ARMS AND EQUIPMENT OF THE CIVIL WAR

by Coggins, Jack

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Published
1962
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition, First Printing.
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£10.77

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New York: Doubleday & Co., 1962. First Edition, First Printing. . Hardcover. Good/Good. A history and guide to the tools and weapons used by the North and South in the American Civil War, illustrated with over 500 drawings by the author; 8 1/2 x 11 inches, spine slightly cocked; tape residue has left stain marks on inside covers,… Read more
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