Sign In | Register


RECENT ARRIVALS


Next >
Tranter's Tree
stock photo

Tranter's Tree

By H. R. Percy

Toronto: Lester and Orpen Denny's. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1987. First Edition. Hardcover. 0886191548 . HC/DJ - fine/near fine. Excellent condition. Hardcover is clean, tight and unmarked, a little bumping to spine ends. Jacket has light scuffing, minor edge crinkling and a couple tiny edge tears. "The legend of Tranter's tree begins in the 1720s when young Ned Tranter arrives on the east coast of Canada with only a pocketful of acorns and a thirst for adventure. He steps right into the bloody conflicts between the English and the French. " (620,0914) ; 8vo; 261 pages .

$12.95

LAUGHING WAR

By Martyn Burke

Toronto: Doubleday. Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket. 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. 0385133324 . HC/DJ - near fine/good+. Hardcover is clean, with all pages intact and no markings. Bumping to spine ends and bottom corners and light age tanning to page edges. Dustjacket has scuffing, light wear to edges, wear, age tanning and a few tiny edge tears, not price clipped. "Laughing War does for Vietnam what Catch-22 did for World War II, laying bare the absurdity of war with a taut, fast-moving, darkly humorous tale of romance and suspense in a combat zone. " (435noto,0914) ; 8vo; 295 pages .

$17.95

The Heavy Water Raid

By Drummond, John D.

Award Books. Good. 1962. First Edition. Softcover. Good used condition, with some wear and tear. Pages are clean and intact other than one paper split at spine, pages to that area are a bit loose top and bottom but still attached. Light age tanning to interior. Book spine is tipped forward and cover and spine have several creases. Moderate wear to edges and corners of cover. Inside back cover has two rows of numbers written in ink and rear has a small peeled area on top edge. The most brutal undercover attack of World War II. First published as "But For These Men" - filmed as "The Heroes of Telemark." (120os,713) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$4.95

THE WAR
stock photo

THE WAR

By Chiel, Deborah

Jove. Very Good+. 1994. First Edition. Softcover. 0515114472 . Very nice condition, clean and unmarked, age tanning inside covers. Cover has light edge/corner wear, no creases. ; Movie Tie-in; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 1 pages; A Southern family comes of age in the wake of the Vietnam War and their soldier father's absence, and come to terms with the changes in him and in themselves upon his return. Movie tie-in. (115-osl) .

$1.95

THE ROCK A Great Naval Adventure Novel of World War Two

By Tute, Warren

U. K.: Pan Books. Good. 1972. Second Printing. Softcover. 0330232568 . Pages clean and unmarked other than name on endpage, paper split at spine at one point, but no loose pages. Cover has moderate edgewear and creasing, light soiling. Great naval adventure novel of World War II. An exciting and full-blooded story of life in Gibraltar during the most perilous days of World War Two. [220-noto]; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$2.75

THE LOSER A Novel
seller photo

THE LOSER A Novel

By Ustinov, Peter

Arcade Publishing. Very Good+. 1990. First Edition. Softcover. 1559700904 . Pages clean and tight, with no markings. Cover has a little wear at corners, light scuffing and a small tear to upper spine. Rear is lightly creased/indented and these indents also show on last few pages (quite minor). 8vo (8.5" tall). Hans Winterschild joins the German army at nineteen and participates in the "glory" of the Polish campaign and losing all his illusions during his years on the Russian front. With Allied victory almost certain, he is transferred to Italy where he falls in love with a 16 year old prostitute - a sad, lost creature who will affect Han's life forever. [410-noto] ; 8vo .

$3.50

BLOOD ON THE BALTIC
seller photo

BLOOD ON THE BALTIC

By Kostov, K. N.

Arrow Books. Very Good. 1981. First Edition. Softcover. 009925560X . Pages clean and unmarked other than bookstore stamp inside front cover. Cover has spine creasing, scuffing and light wear to edges, spine cocked forward a bit. "The infamous Gulag Rats have a new commander. The Marshall has finally won Stalin's favour, and now it is he who must lead the desperate ballation in the race to reach Warsaw before the Polish revolt and ruin Russian plans to 'liberate' them..." (150noto) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$6.00

BLOOD BROTHERS The Adventures of Two Cossacks on Land, Sea and under Water
seller photo

BLOOD BROTHERS The Adventures of Two Cossacks on Land, Sea and under Water

By Shevchuk, Vasyl

Australia: Bayda Books. Very Good+. 1980. First Edition. Softcover. 0908480032 . Pages clean and tight, no markings. Cover has light scuffing, a few light creases and light wear at corners. Translated from the Ukrainian by Yuri Tkach, woodcuts by Lopata. A short history of the Ukrainian Cossacks has been included as a foreward to give the English speaking reader background knowledge of the events taking place in this novel. This book is a song to the exploits of the Zaporozhian Army which amazed the whole of Europe. It begins in the spring of year 1629. [472 ]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages .

$22.50

THE FIGHT OF THE FEW A Novel about the Battle of Britain
seller photo

THE FIGHT OF THE FEW A Novel about the Battle of Britain

By Hough, Richard

William Morrow. Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1980. First Edition. Hardcover. 0688036066 . HC/DJ - fine/very good. Hardcover is clean, tight and unmarked. Jacket has age tanning, light edgewear, creases to rear flap and a couple tiny edge tears. "During the early days of the Battle of Britain the fighters and bombers of the Luftwaffe dominated the skies of southern England. In the thick of it Flying Officer Keith Stewart and Mike Browning, an American, in their battle-weary Hurricanes contested the might of Goering's gleaming Messerschmitt 109s and 110s.... " [445-noto]; 8vo .

$9.05

WATERLOO

By Smith, Frederick E.

London: Pan Books. Very Good. 1970. First Edition. Softcover. 0330025449 . Pan Books, London 1970. Very good, clean, intact condition. Pages unmarked, age tanning to page edges. Cover has light edge and corner wear, light scuffing. Based on the screenplay by H. A. L. Craig for the epic De Lurentiis production, directed by Sergei Bondarchuk. One of history's most significant battles. [106-osl]; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$3.95

SHADOW OF THE WOLF
seller photo

SHADOW OF THE WOLF

By James, Donald & Barwick, Tony

London: Collins. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1978. First Edition; Second Printing. Hardcover. 000222237X . Collins 1st ed. , 2nd printing. HC/DJ - near fine. Hardcover is clean and tight, slight soiling outer edge of pages, no markings. Price sticker endpage. Jacket is scuffed and has light wear to edges. Price clipped. 279 pages. Novel based on fact. On the night of 10 May 1941 the second most powerful man in Hitler's Germany, Deputy Fuhrer Rudolf Hess, parachuted from a two-seater Messerschmitt 110 over Scotland. When captured and while still unrecognized he gave his name as 'Captain Alfred Horn'. Who was Alfred Horn? Do we really know why the Deputy-Leader of the most powerful military national in the world undertook so mysterious a mission? Or where in fact he was heading? .... ; 8vo .

$16.95

ROGUE WARRIOR, DESIGNATION GOLD

By Marcinko, Richard & Weisman, John

Pocket Books. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0671896733 . Hardcover is tight & clean other than a couple earmarks & small publisher's mark bottom edge of pages. Jacket has light edgewear & scuffing, no tears, not clipped. " The Rogue Warrior swings into action following an assassination by the Russian Mafia. After best sellers Red Cell, Green Team, and Task Force Blue, Marcinko is clearly going for the gold. "; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$7.00

ROGUE WARRIOR, TASK FORCE BLUE
stock photo

ROGUE WARRIOR, TASK FORCE BLUE

By Marcinko, Richard & Weisman, John

Pocket Books. Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket. 1996. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0671799584 . Hardcover is tight & clean other than a little spotting outer edge of pages. Jacket has very light edgewear, a little scuffing, no tears. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$6.05

CHILD OF THE JOURNEY

By Berliner, Janet and George Guthbidge

White Wolf Publishing. Near Fine. 1996. Softcover. 156504942X . Excellent condition - only light wear overall, clean, no markings. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; Picking up where Child of the Light left off, Child of the Journey begins as the Nazi tides sweeps to power in Germany. Jewish visionary Solomon Freund desperately seeks to rejoin his bloved Miriam. His quest leads him from the precarious refuge of Holland back into the deathtrap of Berlin to the horrors of Sachenhausen concentration camp, and finally to Madagascar. .. (250-noto) .

$4.25

ON THE WAY HOME
seller photo

ON THE WAY HOME

By Bausch, Robert

Bard/Avon. Very Good. 1983. First Edition. Softcover. 0380631318 . Paperback has light edge/corner wear to covers, creasing to spine, small tear on rear. Pages clean, tight and unmarked. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; "...Imagine the elation of having your dead son brought back to life. That is what Michael Sumner's parents experience when, one year after he's reported killed in action in Vietnam, they are told their son is alive and has escaped from a cadre of Viet Cong. But reunited with his family in their new Florida home, Michael has become a stranger to them, and soon living with him becomes more difficult than having him dead. Attempting to break into his suffering and get him back, fearful he may turn to violence, his parents suspect the worst when a young woman who has befriended Michael abruptly disappears. " [130-osl] .

$3.95

U.S.S. MUDSKIPPER
seller photo

U.S.S. MUDSKIPPER

By Hardy, William M.

Popular Library. Very Good. 1967. First Edition. Softcover. Popular Library 1967, 1st edition. Cover has light edge and corner wear, light creasing, age tanning or light stain affects front and rear of spine area, tiny tears spine bottom. Pages are clean and intact. "Jonathan Tolliver, U. S. N. , was a legendary leader of men, whose very presence generated electric excitement. A veteran of five brilliant war patrols, he was now on his final mission, cruising off the coast of Hokkai do, Japan. Commander Tolliver had a plan that would cap his dazzling career. He would direct his submarine inthe wrecking of a Japanese train.." (osl) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$7.25

WHICH ONES ARE THE ENEMY?
seller photo

WHICH ONES ARE THE ENEMY?

By Garrett, George

Popular Library. Very Good. 1961. First Printing. Softcover. 1st printing. Very good for it's age. Cover has light edge and corner wear, age tanning to covers and pages. Light creasing to spine. Pages clean and intact. 160 pages. "She was a girl who had done everything, from selling her body to giving away her heart. He was a GI who had seen everything, from the flaming hell of battle to the inside of an army stockade. But when these two met, they found they had never known anything like each other before..." [osl] ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$7.50

THE NORTHERN PALMYRA AFFAIR
seller photo

THE NORTHERN PALMYRA AFFAIR

By Salisbury, Harrison E.

London: Hutchinson. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1962. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Hardcover, with white/gold lettering & decoration on spine, has minimal wear and is clean. There is a slight soiling on top edge of pages, a small price sticker mark on endpage and all else is clean & tight. DJ has very lightedge/cornerwear and light scuffing/soiling to back, not price clipped. 310 pages. Pulitzer prize winner in international journalism, Harrison E. Salisbury covered the eastern front during WWII, including the siege of Leningrad, one of the most horrific events of the war. He uses fiction to give an honest picture of the defenders of Leningrad and what became of them under Stalin. ; 8vo .

$11.00

THE NIGHTMARE "A Powerful Recreation of Hitler's Third Reich"
seller photo

THE NIGHTMARE "A Powerful Recreation of Hitler's Third Reich"

By C. S. Forester

Dell Books. Very Good. 1961. First Edition. Softcover. Cover has light wear, light soiling. Small tear to upper end of spine. Pages clean and intact. A novelized account, drawn from thousands of pages of sworn evidence, from the trials at Nuremberg and Belsen, and from searing personal memoirs, this is the story of the blood-drenched third reich, written by one of the most gifted storytellers of our time. (os) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 254 pages .

$6.00

WE WERE THERE AT THE NORMANDY INVASION
seller photo

WE WERE THERE AT THE NORMANDY INVASION

By Knight, Clayton

Tempo Books. Near Fine. 1964. First Edition; Second Printing. Softcover. Very nice condition for it's age - light wear to covers, small corner crease, pages clean and intact. 160 pages. Light age tanning to page edges. A fictional account of the invasion of Normandy in 1944 during World War II. (120osl) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .

$9.50

Next >