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In Quest of Truth and Justice : De-Bunking the War-Guilt Myth

by Barnes, Harry Elmer

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JB Books
Published
1972
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Fine
Edition
First Edition (thus)
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9780879260118
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£38.01

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Colorado Springs: Ralph Myles Publisher, Inc., 1972. FIRST PRINTING of the First Ralph Myles Edition. A thorough, in-depth scholarly analysis of the origins of the 'Great War' aka World War 1, by the 20th century's greatest revisionist writer, analysing the personalities and institutions of the time, the drift towards war and those who intentionally accelerated same, the writers and… Read more
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Costs of War, The : America's Pyrrhic Victories

by Denson, John V.

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JB Books
Published
1997
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Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9781560003199
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£41.39

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New Brunswick: Transaction Publishers, 1997. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition. A scholarly, libertarian-conservative collection of essays collectively providing an analysis of America's twentieth century conflicts around the globe, arguing that the growth of American government and its interventions around the globe have not served US interests, but rather have led to a huge increase in government and its… Read more
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Time-Life Books World War II 2 Series : Prelude to War

by Elson, Robert T., and the Editors of Time-Life Books

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Published
1984
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Very Good
Edition
Fifth Printing (Revised)
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£21.12

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New York: Time-Life Books, 1984. The excellent Time-Life series on World War 2, this volume surveying the rise of National Socialism in Germany, Adolf Hitler's assumption of the chancellorship in January 1933, Germany rearmament and European aims, and the general international-diplomatic situation of the 1930s. Hardcover, contains maps, illustrations, bibliography, indexed, 216pp., boards show light abrasioning to top of… Read more
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French Foreign Legion, The : The Inside Story of the World-Famous Fighting Force

by Young, John Robert; Introduction By Len Deighton

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JB Books
Published
1985
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Very Good+
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780500013427
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New York: Thames and Hudson, Inc., 1985. A detailed, exciting history of the famous Foreign Legion, its many colorful personalities, its legendary battle performance in many conflicts around the world, the text accompanied by many fascinating illustrations dealing with every aspect of this world famous unit. Large-format hardcover with dust jacket, illustrated throughout, detailed regimental histories, listings of commanding… Read more
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French Foreign Legion, The : The Inside Story of the World-Famous Fighting Force

by Young, John Robert; Introduction By Len Deighton

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JB Books
Published
1985
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Near Fine
Edition
Third Printing
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9780500013427
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New York: Thames and Hudson, Inc., 1985. A detailed, exciting history of the famous Foreign Legion, its many colorful personalities, its legendary battle performance in many conflicts around the world, the text accompanied by many fascinating illustrations dealing with every aspect of this world famous unit. Large-format hardcover with dust jacket, illustrated throughout, detailed regimental histories, listings of commanding… Read more
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Memorial Addresses in the Congress of the United States and Tributes in Eulogy of Sir Winston Churchill - Soldier - Statesman - Author - Orator - Leader

by Churchill, Sir Winston

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Published
1965
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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Washington D.C.: United States Government Printing Office, 1965. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition. A fine collection of speeches and addresses, tributes, and issued documents, by and about Sir Winston Churchill as delivered in the American Congress over many years. Hardcover, illustrations, document reproductions, 245pp. A very nice copy. Rare.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No… Read more
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Germany Not Guilty in 1914 (Examining a Much Prized Book) (sc)

by Cochran, M. H.

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JB Books
Published
1972
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Paperback Edition
ISBN
9780879260095
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£23.65

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Colorado Springs: Ralph Myles Publisher, Inc., 1972. First Printing of the First Ralph Myles Edition. A scholarly analysis of the 'war guilt' imposed on Imperial Germany during and following World War 1 in the form of a bold analysis of Professor B. E. Schmitt's published work on that subject and analysis of other sources, the author positing that Germany… Read more
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Last Tsar, The : The Life and Death of Nicholas II

by Radzinsky, Edvard

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JB Books
Published
1992
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Very Good+
Edition
Seventh Printing
ISBN
9780385423717
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£11.82

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New York: Doubleday, 1992. A biography of the last Russian Tsar Nicholas II, detailing his family background, his direction of the Russian role in World War I and his rule of Russia until his abdication, his captivity under the Bolsheviks and his and his family's deaths at their hands in 1918. Translated from the Russian by MarianSchwartz. Has… Read more
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Strange Death, A : Espionage, Betrayal, and Vengeance in a Village in Old Palestine

by Halkin, Hillel

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JB Books
Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780297850953
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£21.12

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2005. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition. The unusual story of a Jewish girl in Palestine spying for the British against Turkey during World War One, her death when discovered, the vengeance wreaked against her killers - and the fascinating aspects in this case of supernatural influences, betrayal, lust for money, deception, the difficult relations… Read more
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War Letters : Extraordinary Correspondence from American Wars

by Carroll, Edited By Andrew

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JB Books
Published
2001
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780743202947
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New York: Scribner, 2001. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition. A collection of the letters sent home from the American men and women serving in war zones around the world, drawn from the Civil War through to the conflicts in the Balkans and Somalia of the 1990s, reflecting hope, despair, pride, joy, agony, much more, and reflecting the flavor… Read more
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To Dare to Conquer : Special Operations and the Destiny of Nations, from Achilles to Al Qaeda

by Leebaert, Derek

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JB Books
Published
2006
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition (stated)
ISBN
9780316143844
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New York: Little, Brown and Company, 2006. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition (stated). An interesting history of commandos, special forces, and other alternative methods of fighting wars over the span of human history, the successes and vulnerabilities of these types of warfare, the interaction of war, politics, and power, much more. Hardcover with dust jacket, contains… Read more
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Wilson's Ghost: Reducing the Risk of Conflict, Killing, and Catastrophe in the 21st Century

by McNamara, Robert S.; James G. Blight

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JB Books
Published
2001
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Fine
Edition
First Edition (stated)
ISBN
9781891620898
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New York: Public Affairs, 2001. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition (stated). An incisive analysis of nuclear danger in the post-Cold War era, with a focus on the diplomatic failures of the past and what can be learned from them, offering a range of ideas, plans, and solutions to prevent future conflict and render interventions unnecessary. Hardcover with… Read more
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Harry Elmer Barnes : Learned Crusader

by Goddard, Arthur, Edited By

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JB Books
Published
1968
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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£50.68

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Colorado Springs: Ralph Myles Publisher, Inc., 1968. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition. An affectionate tribute to the most outstanding revisionist writer of the 20th century who prolifically authored so many historical essays, books, and critiques on history and society, economics, and so much more, especially pertaining to the origins of World Wars 1 and 2, the pernicious dual… Read more
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Europe and Two World Wars

by May, Arthur James

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JB Books
Published
1947
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Good-
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First Edition
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£12.67

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1947. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition. A standard, mainstream history of the two World Wars and the interwar period in Europe. Hardcover, contains maps, bibliography, 700pp., some pages show underlinings, boards show a couple of small fraying marks. Rare.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good-/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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MacArthur : Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century : War Leader Book No 2

by Mayer, Sydney L.

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JB Books
Published
1971
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Very Good
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First Edition (stated)
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New York: Ballantine Books, 1971. FIRST PRINTING of the First Paperback Edition. Another in this fine series on twentieth century warfare by Ballantine, this a biography of General Douglas MacArthur and his military service in both world wars, his personal attachment to the Philippines and the Filipino people, his various military campaigns fighting the Japanese over those islands, his… Read more
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All Quiet on the Western Front

by Remarque, Erich Maria

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JB Books
Published
1975
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Very Good-
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780449202494
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£5.91

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New York: Fawcett Crest, 1975. The classic pacifist novel by the German-Jewish writer, of ordinary German troops fighting a seemingly pointless war on the 'Western Front' in France during World War One, highly condemnatory of war and fighting and the sending of mere boys to die in the false names of patriotism, honor, and heroism. Translated from the German… Read more
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Travels in a Donkey Trap

by Baker, Daisy

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JB Books
Published
1974
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: St. Martin's Press, 1974. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition. A woman's nostalgic memoirs of growing up in England's countryside during the pre-World War One period, describing how her family acquiring a donkey trap for transportation enabled her to travel and explore, her first employment as a servant, her first love during the war, much more. … Read more
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Jackboot : A History of the German Soldier 1713-1945

by Laffin, John

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JB Books
Published
1994
Condition
New
Edition
Third Printing
ISBN
9781566197502
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£11.82

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New York: Barnes and Noble Books, 1994. A complete and detailed history of the German fighting man from the early eighteenth century through to the end of World War Two, discussing training, equipment, vehicles, innovations of all kinds, leadership through various periods, the political imperatives, ideology, much more. Hardcover with dust jacket, contains illustrations, sources, indexed, 237pp. A… Read more
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Gunboat! : Small Ships at War

by Perrett, Bryan

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JB Books
Published
2003
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Fine
ISBN
9780785816041
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Edison: Castle Books, 2003. A military study of small gunboats, their personnel, armament, and tactics, and the various conflicts they were used in throughout history, discussing 'Gunboat Diplomacy' and the conflicts from 1824 through 1949 in China, the Crimea, the Mississippi during the American Civil War, the Persian Gulf, East Africa, and many other areas and wars. Hardcover with… Read more
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Thunder at Twilight : Vienna 1913 1914

by Morton, Frederic

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JB Books
Published
1989
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780684191430
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1989. FIRST PRINTING of the First Edition. A masterful evocation of Vienna in the immediate period prior ot the outbreak of the First World War, it being visited or inhabited by so many then youthful personalities who became gigantic influences upon history: Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin, Sigmund Freud, Leon Trotsky, Josip Broz 'Tito', and… Read more
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