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German Cultural Oppression in Czechoslovakia
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German Cultural Oppression in Czechoslovakia

Chicago: Czechoslovak National Council of America. Good; Library stamp on inside front cover and deaccession stamp embossed . on lower corner of half-title, spine toned.. 1940. Softcover. Gray printed stamped wraps. Documents Nazi Germany's clampdown on universities, artists, and intellectuals in Czechoslovakia in 1939-40. ; Ex-Library; 32 pages .

$12.00

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"Dear Fatherland, Rest Quietly": A Report on the Collapse of Hitler's "Thousand Years"

By Bourke-White, Margaret

NY: Simon and Schuster. Good with no dust jacket; Boards foxed and rubbed, pages toned.. 1946. First Edition. Hardcover. x, 175pp. Written and photographed by Margaret Bourke-White. Gray cloth binding. 125 photographs. Bourke-White was the legendary LIFE magazine photojournalist who captured images and impressions in Germany during the last days of World War II and its aftermath. "The Germany that Miss Bourke-White saw and recorded in this book puts to shame Dali's most grotesque nightmares. It is a physical and spiritual chamber of horrors a cuckoo-cloud land whose inhabitants live in a lost dream. They are people whose faces are as usual and recognizable as one's neighbors', but whose reactions do not seem to make sense." (from rear jacket flap of previous copy of this book). .

$21.00

Quartered Safe out Here:  A Recollection of the War in Burma
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Quartered Safe out Here: A Recollection of the War in Burma

By Fraser, George MacDonald

Pleasantville, NY: The Akadine Press. Very Good; Corners bumped, covers scuffed.. 2001. 1st Paperback printing. Softcover. 1585790249 . Glossary. Fraser is best known for his hilarious Flashman novels about the British Victorian soldier/scalawag, but this book is his memoir about his days as a soldier with the 17th Black Cat Division in the Burma campaign. xxii, 231 pages. Black and white map and glossary. .

$7.20

Race and Race History:  And Other Essays
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Race and Race History: And Other Essays

By Rosenberg, Alfred; Pois, Professor Robert (editor)

NY: Harper and Row. Good in Very Good dust jacket; Penciled marginalia on front free endpaper . and ten pages of text, jacket lightly tattered.. 1970. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0060133643 . Preface by George Steiner. "A mad brew of racism, historical fantasy and apocalyptic prophecy", expressed in Rosenberg's writings, which were highly influential in the development of National Socialist, or Nazi, philosophy. Black cloth binding. Bibliography. ; Roots of the Right: Readings in Fascist, Racist and Elitist Philosophy; 204 pages .

$12.00

Thunderbolt!
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Thunderbolt!

By Johnson, Robert S. ; Caidin, Martin

NY: Rinehart & Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Boards rubbed, jacket tattered.. 1958. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. Signed by Robert S. Johnson on the title page. Navy decorated cloth. xiii, 305pp. Foreword by Martin Caidin. Several pages of photos. Memoir of World War II fighter pilot and his Thunderbolt aircraft. ; Signed by Author .

$30.00

Lessons from the Tunisian Campaign: 15 October 1943
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Lessons from the Tunisian Campaign: 15 October 1943

Washington DC: U. S. Government Printing Office. Very Good; Covers and first several leaves soiled.. 1943. Softcover. Printed tan stapled card covers. ii, 70pp. A restricted U. S. War Department booklet outlining tactical and training information for Allied infantry, field artillery, armored force and tank destroyer units, information about mine warfare, booby traps, and defense against air attack. .

$24.00

Dornier DO 217-317-417:  An Operational History
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Dornier DO 217-317-417: An Operational History

By Grieh, Manfred

Airlife Publishing Ltd.. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page tops spotted.. 1991. 1st UK printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. Black and white illustrations and photographs. A detailed account of these important German airplanes with complete specifics of their technical and operational development and of its use in the air war over Britain during World War II. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 237 pages .

$27.00

Famous Fighters of the Second World War
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Famous Fighters of the Second World War

By Green, William

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; All edges foxed, jacket with tape . repair to lower corner of back panel.. 1975. Second Edition. Hardcover. 0385123957 . Blue cloth. Black and white photographs and drawings. A lavishly illustrated and detailed study of the fighter planes of World War II including Messerschmitt, Grumman, Spitfire and the North American Mustang. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 276 pages .

$9.00

Escort to Berlin:  The 4th Fighter Group in World War II
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Escort to Berlin: The 4th Fighter Group in World War II

By Fry, Garry L. ; Ethell, Jeffrey L.

NY: Arco Publishing Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Page tops foxed, lower corners bumped. . Jacket price-clipped.. 1980. First Printing. Hardcover. 0668047682 . Red cloth. xiv, 226 pages. Black and white and color photographs, appendixes. Library edition (but not ex-library copy) of this complete history of the Group derived from day-by-day flight orders and reports with over 300 photos and extensive statistical and technical information. .

$7.20

Into the Guns of Ploesti
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Into the Guns of Ploesti

By Newby, Leroy W.

Osceola, WI: Motorbooks International. Very Good. 1991. First Printing. Softcover. 0879384948 . Pictorial softcover. Black and white photos, illustrations, maps and charts. A history of the twenty-six month WWII bomber war on the Romanian Ploesti oil refineries where 339 Allied bombers were lost. ; 192 pages .

$7.20

Above and Beyond:  The CanadiansÂ’ War in the Air, 1939-45
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Above and Beyond: The CanadiansÂ’ War in the Air, 1939-45

By Dunmore, Spencer

Toronto: McClelland & Stewart. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Corners bumped, jacket lightly rubbed.. 1996. First Printing. Hardcover. 0771029284 . Blue paper covered boards. ix, 384 pages. Black and white photos, notes, acknowledgements, and index. A detailed history of Canadas participation in air warfare of WWII which culminated in the eventual deployment of forty-eight RCAF squadrons. .

$7.80

Retreat with Stilwell
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Retreat with Stilwell

By Belden, Jack

NY: Alfred A. Knopf. Good in Good dust jacket; Pages toned, waterstain at fore-edge of front . free endpaper, jacket sunned and soiled. Corners bumped.. 1943. Third Printing. Hardcover. Yellow cloth binding. Presentation copy from TIME magazine to subscribers with pale green printed jacket and TIME magazine presentation copy bookplate (to Mr. G. F. Cozzens) on front free endpapers. Black and white folding map of Upper and Lower Burma bound in between front free endpaper and front flyleaf. .

$15.00

The Waveless Plain:  An Italian Autobiography
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The Waveless Plain: An Italian Autobiography

By Starkie, Walter

NY: E. P. Dutton & Co.. Good in Good dust jacket; Boards soiled, pages toned. Jacket toned, . chipped with several small pieces missing.. 1938. First American Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth. xviii, 509 pages. Index. An Italian travelogue by the noted Irish scholar, author, and musician who chronicles his time in pre-World War II Italy and meetings with Mussolini at the time of his growing Fascist regime. .

$9.00

D-Day Commando:  From Normandy to the Maas with 48 Royal Marine Commando
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D-Day Commando: From Normandy to the Maas with 48 Royal Marine Commando

By Ford, Ken

Gloucestershire, UK: Sutton Publishing. Very Good; Foot of spine chipped, slight cover curl.. 2005. First Paperback Edition. Softcover. 0750940042 . xi, 194 pages. Maps, black and white photos, bibliography, and index. A history of this elite infantry unit, supported by eyewitness accounts, official war unit diaries and published and unpublished sources, which participated in the D-Day invasion, fought at Normandy, and took part in the occupation of Germany. .

$6.00

The Way of Recovery
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The Way of Recovery

By Simpson, William

London: Hamish Hamilton. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, pages toned.. 1944. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Frontispiece photo of the author. An account of the RAF pilot's ordeal of recovering from burns and various plastic surgery operations after he was shot down in Belgium during World War II. ; 164 pages .

$9.00

Von Kleist:  From Hussar to Panzer General
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Von Kleist: From Hussar to Panzer General

By Davis, Clyde R.

Houston: Lancer Militaria. Very Good; Small price sticker on front cover, edges rubbed, top corner . bumped.. 1979. First Edition. Softcover. 0935856005 . References, and bibliography. An overview of the life of Ewald von Kleist and photographic documentary of his military career and of the achievements of the troops under his command. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 110 pages .

$6.00

Scorched Earth:  The Russian-German War 1943-1944
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Scorched Earth: The Russian-German War 1943-1944

By Carell, Paul

Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly soiled.. 1970. First American Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Two page map at rear. Black and white photographs, color photographs, black and white maps, bibliography, abbreviation and symbols section, and index. A companion volume to the author's previous volume, Hitler Moves East, which details the war in Russia from the battles of Kursk, Kharkov, the battles of the northern front, and on through the advance of the Soviet Armies to the east Prussian frontier. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 556 pages .

$21.00

Hitler Moves East:  1941-1943
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Hitler Moves East: 1941-1943

By Carell, Paul

Boston: Little, Brown and Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket slightly toned, chipped, with 1 . inch triangular wedge missing from top of the front panel and slightly . smaller piece missing from lower rear panel.. 1964. First American Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth. Black and white photographs, color photographs, black and white maps, bibliography, index, and tipped in rear folding map. Using official military records, memoirs, and extensive interviews, author Paul Carell details the first two years of Hitler's campaign to annihilate Russia which ended in the German defeat at Stalingrad. ; 640 pages .

$51.00

Badges and Insignia of the Third Reich 1933-1945
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Badges and Insignia of the Third Reich 1933-1945

By Davis, Brian Leigh

Poole, UK: Blandford Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket has small bookseller label and . price sticker on front flap.. 1984. Second Printing. Hardcover. 0713711302 . Black cloth. Black and white photographs, color illustrations of badges and insignia, list of plates, and index. A comprehensive reference with 64 plates, 1297 individually illustrated items, and 100 black and white photographs. ; 208 pages .

$12.00

Afrika Korps
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Afrika Korps

By Balin, George

London: Arms and Armour Press. Very Good; Covers lightly scuffed.. 1985. Softcover. 0853686920 . Profusely illustrated with black and white photographs. ; Tanks Illustrated; Vol. 17; 64 pages .

$9.00

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