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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 A history of this elite infantry unit, supported by eyewitness accounts, official war unit diaries and published and unpublished sources, which participated in the D-Day invasion, fought at Normandy, and took part in the occupation of Germany. .

$10.00

Ten Years in Japan:  A Contemporary Record Drawn from the Diaries and  Private and Official Papers of Joseph C. Grew, United States Ambassador to  Japan 1932-1942
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Ten Years in Japan: A Contemporary Record Drawn from the Diaries and Private and Official Papers of Joseph C. Grew, United States Ambassador to Japan 1932-1942

By Grew, Joseph C.

NY: Simon and Schuster. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, number stamped in red on . rear pastedown endpaper.. 1944. First Edition. Hardcover. Black cloth binding. Author photo and facsimile signature as frontispiece. xii, 554 pp. Many photos. Index. .

$15.00

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 .

$15.00

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 .

$10.00

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 .

$35.00

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 .

$85.00

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 .

$20.00

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 .

$15.00

Collier’s Photographic History of World War II
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Collier’s Photographic History of World War II

NY: P. F. Collier & Son Corporation. Very Good with no dust jacket; Minor wear to boards at corner and spine, . small white stain on front boards.. 1945. Hardcover. Dark brown pebbled cloth with title stamped in blind and in gilt on front boards. Map endpapers. Measures 10 x 16 inches. Over eight hundred pictures with twenty pages in full color. Album Edition. Chronological history of World War II. Lavishly illustrated photo-history of World War II, from Hitler and Mussolinis rise to power in the late 1930s to D-Day and the German surrender in 1945. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; 272 pages .

$30.00

His Majesty\'s Minesweepers
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His Majesty's Minesweepers

London: His Majesty's Stationery Office. Very Good; Covers lightly worn.. 1943. Photo-illustrated stapled wraps. Many photos. ; 62 pages .

$15.00

The Mountains Wait
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The Mountains Wait

By Broch, Theodor

St. Paul, MN: Webb Book Publishing Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners rounded, spine . lightly sunned.. 1942. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Maps, and black and white photographs. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. Illustrated by Rockwell Kent. The author was mayor of the far northern town of Narvik, Norway, but was forced to flee with his family over the mountains to Sweden, and then fly out again to Russia, when German occupation occurred during World War II. ; 325 pages; Signed by Author .

$20.00

Admiral Sims and the Modern American Navy
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Admiral Sims and the Modern American Navy

By Morison, Elting E.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. Very Good in Good dust jacket; Spine and edges toned and rubbed, musty, . owner name on front pastedown. Jacket price-clipped, worn at edges, with . closed tears and chips missing at spine.. 1942. First Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth. xv, 548 pages. Black and white photos and index. Biography of World War Naval Commander William Sowden Sims, who was an early proponent of the Naval convoy system and the idea of a central high command. Signed by the author on the front free endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author .

$100.00

4000 Bowls of Rice:  A Prisoner of War Comes Home
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4000 Bowls of Rice: A Prisoner of War Comes Home

By Holmes, Linda Goetz

St. Leonards, NSW, Australia: Allen & Unwin. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. 1863735798 . Index, notes, photos. The author was an Australian engineer-soldier and Japanese prisoner of war during World War II. ; 179 pages .

$10.00

The Siege of Leningrad
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The Siege of Leningrad

By Skomorovsky, Boris; Morris, E. G.

NY: Books Inc.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned.. 1944. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Many photos. Map endpapers. The story of the terrible Siege of Leningrad during World War II. ; 196 pages .

$15.00

One Eye on the Clock
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One Eye on the Clock

By Willans, Geoffrey

London: Macmillan and Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, long gift inscription on . front pastedown.. 1944. Third Printing. Hardcover. Blue cloth binding. Several photos. The author of the popular Molesworth series relates his service in the Royal Navy as part of the Atlantic Convoy. ; 178 pages .

$10.00

Map and Aerial Photograph Reading Complete
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Map and Aerial Photograph Reading Complete

Harrisburg, PA: The Military Service Publishing Company. Very Good; Covers scuffed.. 1943. Second Revised Edition; Second Printing. Softcover. Illustrated green softcover. Index, many illustrations and maps. Includes printed manila envelope with supplemental materials: 12 plates of aerial photographs, Plot Map, Special Map A, Photo Coordinate Card, and two cardboard Protractors (one in degrees, the other in mils). Very Good (covers toned, soldier owner stamp on title page). An interesting World War II military manual. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 215 pages .

$17.00

Great Battles on the Eastern Front:  The Soviet-German War, 1941-1945
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Great Battles on the Eastern Front: The Soviet-German War, 1941-1945

By Dupuy, Col. T. N. ; Martell, Paul

Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1982. First Printing. Hardcover. 0672526743 . xvi, 249 pp. Maps, appendices. .

$12.00

Native Woods for Construction Purposes in the South China Sea Region
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Native Woods for Construction Purposes in the South China Sea Region

By n/a

Washington DC: Navy Department, Bureau of Yards and Docks. Very Good; Corners bumped and rubbed with soiling to cardstock covers and . several dogeared pages.. 1945. Softcover. iv, 277 pages Black and white illustrations, glossary of botanical and technical terms, index to botanical and local names of trees, and folding map. A manual of native woods prepared for the use of men in the armed forces who were concerned with the procurement of construction material in the field. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .

$13.00

Danske Flyvere Paa Vingerne
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Danske Flyvere Paa Vingerne

By Kaas, Knud Clauson

Copenhagen: Gyldendalske Boghandel. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, leather cracked at joints.. 1943. First Edition. Hardcover. An interesting World War II-era history of Danish aviation by the Danish pilot, published while Denmark was under German occupation. Foreword by C. Forslev. Text in Danish. Many photos. Denmark was a German-occupied territory at this time. Bound sumptuously with marbled boards and brown leather spine with gilt-stamped labels. ; 189 pages .

$40.00

Kilroy Was There:  A Gi's War in Photographs, Photos from the Collection  of Frank Kessler
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Kilroy Was There: A Gi's War in Photographs, Photos from the Collection of Frank Kessler

By Hillerman, Tony

Kent, OH: Kent State University Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2004. Hardcover. 0873388070 . Still in shrinkwrap. Brown cloth boards, photo-illustrated jacket. Black and white photographs. In Kilroy Was There Tony Hillerman's straightforward narrative and World War II U. S. Army Signal Corps photographer Kessler remarkable images make a lasting testament to the danger, wreckage, and misery of war. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 96 pages .

$12.00

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