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Stalinism in Ukraine in the 1940s

by David R. Marples

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Published
1992
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Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
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First Edition
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9780312084011
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New York, N.Y.: St. Martin's Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 0312084013 . First U. S. Edition, St. Martin's Press 1992. Very nice condition. From the Writers Guild of Alberta library - has a spine sticker (could be removed if desired) and inside pocket. Hardcover is otherwise clean and intact, minimal… Read more
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A Lonely Kind of War - Forward Air Controller, Vietnam

by Marshall Harrison

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Published
1989
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Fine in Very Good dust jacket
ISBN
9781199349927
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CA: Presidio Press. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1989. Hardcover. 1199349925 . HC/DJ - fine/very good. Assumed to be first edition. Hardcover is clean and unmarked , slight bumping to spine ends. Jacket has light edge and corner wear, edge crinkling, one small closed tear on front, light scuffing. Remarkable account of the life of a… Read more
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Unsung Heroes of the RCAF, Incredible Tales of Courage and Daring During World War II

by Cynthia Faryon

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Published
2003
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9781551539775
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$2.95

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Amazing Stories. Very Good. 2003. First Edition. Softcover. 1551539772 . Ex-library book, but still in very good condition - usual ex-lib type of markings. Pages are clean and intact, light soiling to outer edge of pages. Cover has light wear at corners. ; Amazing Stories; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 123 pages; More than 250,000 courageous… Read more
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THE BUNKER

by O'Donnell, James P.

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2001
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Very Good
ISBN
9780306809583
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Da Capo Press. Very Good. 2001. Softcover. 0306809583 . Very good - interior pages clean and unmarked, a little light spotting to outer edge of pages. Cover has light corner wear, light scuffing and a little corner curling, price sticker on are. "A powerfully vivid documentary reconstruction of Adolf Hitler's final days". ; 8vo 8" -… Read more
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One Hundred Years of World Military Aircraft

by Polmar, Norman & Dana Bell

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Published
2004
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Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9781591146865
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$19.95

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US Naval Institute Press. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 2004. First Edition. Hardcover. 1591146860 . Ex-library book, but still in excellent condition - pages clean, tight and unmarked. Laminated cover and usual ex-lib type markings. Jacket has light scuffing, no tears, couple small spots to outer edge of pages. B/w photos. ; 4to 11"… Read more
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SALADIN AND THE SARACENS Men-At-Arms Series 171

by Nicolle, David; Mcbride, Angus

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Published
1986
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780850456820
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$8.25

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Osprey Publishing. Very Good. 1986. First Edition. Softcover. 0850456827 . Reprint. Ex-library book with sturdy laminated cover and usual type markings - still in very good condition. Library stamps top edge of pages. Light edgewear to cover. Internal pages clean and tight, may be the occasional small spot. Illus. In b/w & colour. 48 pages. ; Large… Read more
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ROMAN ARMY FROM CAESAR TO TRAJAN Men-At-Arms Series

by Simkins, Michael

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Published
1994
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Very Good
ISBN
9780850455281
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$8.00

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Osprey Publishing. Very Good. 1994. Softcover. 0850455286 . Reprint. Ex-library book with sturdy laminated cover and usual type markings - still in very good condition. Library stamps top edge of pages. Light edgewear to cover. Internal pages clean and tight, may be the occasional small spot. Illus. In b/w & colour. 40 pages. ; Large 8vo… Read more
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THE END OF THE IMPERIAL JAPANESE NAVY

by Ito, Masanori

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Published
1984
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780515081763
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$4.95

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Jove. Very Good. 1984. First Edition. Softcover. 0515081760 . Clean, tight condition. Pages unmarked, light age tanning to pages and inside covers. Cover has light wear to corners and creasing to spine. B/w illus. "....after four years of naval warfare against the United States, the Imperial Japanese Navy simply no longer existed, having lost more than … Read more
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AROUND THE WORLD SUBMERGED The Voyage of the Nuclear Submarine Triton

by Beach, Captain Edward L.

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Published
1963
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$4.50

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Dell Books. Very Good. 1963. First Edition. Softcover. Pages are clean and unmarked, age tanning to page edges and inside covers. Cover has light edge and corner wear, edge rubbing, one small tear on front. "..... A tale of human skill and endurance that will keep every lover of the lore of the sea hanging on the… Read more
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WAR UNDER THE WAVES

by Warshofsky, Fred

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Published
1962
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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Pyramid Books. Very Good+. 1962. First Edition. Softcover. Pages are clean & tight, age tanning to edges. Cover has light edge & corner wear, tiny tear upper spine. The guts and glory of the brave men who fought the silent war in the depths of the sea. [ 95-osl]; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall .
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TORTURE Religious Ethics and National Security

by Perry, John M.

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Published
2005
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9782895076049
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$12.50

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Novalis,Canada. Near Fine. 2005. First Edition. Softcover. 2895076049 . Excellent condition, clean & unmarked. Very light corner wear to covers. Until recently, torture was chiefly associated with foreign juntas or other notorious human rights abusers. In light of the "war on terror" this has changed dramatically.....suddenly the practice of torture has become a matter of urgent… Read more
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GIRL IN A SLOPPY JOE SWEATER Life on the Canadian Home Front During World War II

by Peate, Mary

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Published
1988
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Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780888902221
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$15.50

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Optimum Pub Intl. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. 0888902220 . HC/DJ - fine/near fine. Excellent condition. Hardcover clean & unmarked. Jacket has light scuffing & light edgewear/crinkling, no tears. A light-hearted but true-to-life account of Canadian home front living during the war years (WWII) . [460]; 8vo 8" - 9" tall;… Read more
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HUGH HAMBLETON, SPY: THIRTY YEARS WITH THE KGB

by Heaps, Leo

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Published
1983
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Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780458969708
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$11.95

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Methuen & Company. Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1983. First Edition. Hardcover. 0458969702 . Hardcover is clean, tight and unmarked. Jacket has light scuffing, tiny peels where sticker was removed and light edge wear & tiny edge tears. "Working from court transcripts, interviews with key players and long discussions with Hambleton himself, the author provides fascinating… Read more
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AGAINST THE FIRES OF HELL The Environmental Disaster of the Gulf War

by Hawley, Thomas M.

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Published
1992
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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9780151039692
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$11.50

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Harcourt. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 0151039690 . Hardcover clean and all intact, a little corner bumping, slight soiling outer edge of pages. Jacket has scuffing and light edgewear. "Through interviews with scientists, firefighters and Kuwaiti citizens, plus firsthand observations, freelance science reporter Hawley assesses the environmental impact of the… Read more
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THE SOVIET NAVY Navies of the Second World War, Volume Two

by Meister, Jurg

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Published
1972
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Very Good+ in Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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Doubleday. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket. 1972. First Edition. Hardcover. B000U8GULK . Volume Two. Oblong 4.5" x 6.5". "Navies of the Second World War" series. 152 pages with tables, 8 sketch-plans & 37 bw photos. Hardcover has light wear to corners. Interior clean and intact - may be the occasional small spot. Jacket has light soiling… Read more
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VIETNAM COMBAT Brutal Stories of Men Fighting a Dirty War

by Hirsch, Phil (ed.)

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Published
1967
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Good
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Pyramid. Good. 1967. Mass Market Paperback. Internal pages are clean & tight, some soiling inside covers. Cover has moderate edge & corner wear, creasing & corner curling. "An elusive, vicious enemy - alien, treacherous terrain - and the fighting courage of American servicemen - those are the elements of this stirring book of battle adventures in… Read more
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THE JOLLY ROGERS The Story of Tom Blackburn and Navy Fighting Squadron VF-17

by Blackburn, Tom

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Published
1989
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Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
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Orion Books. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1989. Hardcover. Book club edition. Hardcover is clean & tight, only marking is a small inscription on endpage. Jacket has moderate edgewear and several small tears/chips. "The story of Navy Fighting Squadron VF-17, whose combat record in the 76 day campaign against the Japanese in the Solomon and… Read more
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BIALYSTOK TO BIRKENAU The Holocaust Journey of Michel Mielnicki

by Mielnicki, Michel & John Munro; Gilbert, Martin, Sir

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Published
2000
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Very Good
ISBN
9780921870777
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Ronsdale Press. Very Good. 2000. Paperback. 0921870779 . Clean, tight condition. Ex-library book with sturdy laminated cover & usual type markings. Internal pages clean, a little soiling to outer edges. Light edgewear & scuffing to covers. "A Holocaust memoir by Michel Mielnicki, who survived the camps of Auschwitz-Birkenau, Buna, Mittelbau-Dora and Belsen. Mielnicki takes us from… Read more
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THE OXFORD COMPANION TO AMERICAN MILITARY HISTORY

by Chambers, John Whiteclay Ii (editor)

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Published
1999
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Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
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First Edition
ISBN
9780195071986
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$17.95

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Oxford University Press. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. 0195071980 . Ex-library book, but still in great condition. Laminated cover and usual ex-lib type markings. Oversize hardcover. Pages are clean, light soiling to outer edge of pages. Jacket has some light scuffing. 916 pages. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; "Chambers,… Read more
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WAR WITHOUT END Israelis, Palestinians, and the Struggle for a Promised Land

by La Guardia, Anton

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Published
2003
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780312316334
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$8.55

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Thomas Dunne Books. Fine. 2003. First Edition. Softcover. 031231633X . Excellent condition, clean and unmarked, light corner wear, a little scuffing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Review: " British journalist Anton La Guardia, diplomatic editor for the Daily Telegraph and for eight years its Middle East correspondent, offers an informed and objective history of the… Read more
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