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Backs to the Wall:  The Heroic Story of the People of London During World  War II
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Backs to the Wall: The Heroic Story of the People of London During World War II

By Mosley, Leonard

NY. NY: Random House. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1971. 1st American Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Jacket light edgewear, one-inch tear, back panel has corner crease, still bright and attractive, now protected with acid-free polyester cover. Book has half-inch, dark stain on first page of the Foreward, no other defects. . Tight, square, pages clean and bright. Illustrated with photographs. A solid, attractive copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 430 pages. T1 .

$20.00

Hitler Youth: the Hitlerjugend in War and Peace 1933-1945
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Hitler Youth: the Hitlerjugend in War and Peace 1933-1945

By Lewis, Brenda Ralph

MBI Publishing Co.. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 2000. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 1/4" tear at bottom edge of jacket, now protected with acid-free mylar cover. Book has no defects; unread. Profusely illustrated, printed on coated paper. . The full story of the Hitler Youth -- "how the Nazis corrupted an entire generation of German youth. " Unread. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 192 pages. K0 .

$20.00

Guida Agli Archivi Della Resistenza [Guide to the Archives of Resistance]
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Guida Agli Archivi Della Resistenza [Guide to the Archives of Resistance]

By Grassi, Gaetano, Ed.

Roma. Roma: Ministero Per I Beni Culturali E Ambientali. Near Fine with no dust jacket. 1983. Hardcover. A little soil to gray buckram covers and page ends, else Fine. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Includes a one hundred page index. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 974 pages. F6 .

$45.00

Afrikakorps:  Self Portrait
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Afrikakorps: Self Portrait

By McGuirk, Dal

Airlife Publishing. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1992. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. No defects in book or jacket. . Some text but mostly excellent b/w photos. Printed on coated paper. A beautiful copy, . 4to 11" - 13" tall. 184 pages. L1 .

$25.00

Emisariusz "Jur"
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Emisariusz "Jur"

By Lerski, Jerzy

London. London: Polish Cultural Foundation (Polska Fundacja Kulturalna). Fine with no dust jacket. 1984. Softcover. No defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . Includes 8 pages of plates. Text is in the Polish language. Includes an extensive index. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 254 pages. M2 .

$35.00

Letters from Fighting Hoosiers, (Indiana in World War II)
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Letters from Fighting Hoosiers, (Indiana in World War II)

By Howard Henry Peckham

Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana War History Commission. Fine with no dust jacket. 1948. Hardcover. Page ends are slightly darkened. Pages are crisp, tight, book is unread. . Fascinating letters to the home front from Hoosier soldiers in World War Two. A beautiful copy, gift quality. . Indiana in World War II, Vol. II Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 406 pages. I3 .

$35.00

The Hoosier Training Ground: a History of Army and Navy Training Centers,  Camps, Forts, Depots, and Other Military Installations Within the State  Boundaries During World War II
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The Hoosier Training Ground: a History of Army and Navy Training Centers, Camps, Forts, Depots, and Other Military Installations Within the State Boundaries During World War II

By Riker, Dorothy, Comp.

Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana War History Commission. Fine with no dust jacket. 1952. Hardcover. Mild darkening to page ends. Pages are crisp, tight, book is unread. . Tough crimson buckram covers. Includes eleven plates, index. A beautiful copy, gift quality. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 381 pages. I3 .

$45.00

Cincinnati Goes to War:  A Community Responds to World War II
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Cincinnati Goes to War: A Community Responds to World War II

By Cincinnati Historical Society

Cincinnati. Cincinnati: Cincinnati Historical Society. Fine with no dust jacket. 1991. Softcover. No defects, gift quality. . Three articles about Cincinnati and how it and its people responded to the needs of World War Two. Wonderful b/w and full color period illustrations and photos. . Trade PB. 4to 11" - 13" tall. 96 pages. H0 .

$16.50

Giulio E George:  Sindaci e Governatori Della Liberazione in Provincia De  Bologna (1944-1945)
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Giulio E George: Sindaci e Governatori Della Liberazione in Provincia De Bologna (1944-1945)

By Paticchia, Vito

Bologna. Bologna: Il Nove. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1991. Softcover. A few scuffs to paper covers, light soil. . In the Italian language. Illustrated with photos from the period. . Emilia Romagna Biblioteche Archivi Series. Trade PB. Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 375 pages. E5 .

$40.00

19 Weeks: America, Britain, and the Fateful Summer of 1940
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19 Weeks: America, Britain, and the Fateful Summer of 1940

By Moss, Norman

Boston. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. As New in As New dust jacket. 2003. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects in dust jacket or book, the former now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. Gift quality. . The events that changed the policy the United States had pursued since its inception, of having a hands-off approach to the affairs of Europe. Index, 8 pages of plates. A beautiful, collectible copy. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 400 pages. C2 .

$25.00

The Second Gold Rush: Oakland and the East Bay in World War II
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The Second Gold Rush: Oakland and the East Bay in World War II

By Johnson, Marilynn S.

Berkeley. Berkeley: U California Press. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1993. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Jacket is a little stressed at edges, now in mylar sleeve. Book has no defects. Pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . The postwar development of Oakland and Richmond after the war ... "helps us understand California's past and also its present." Illustrated with photos. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 302 pages. M5 .

$25.00

Against This Torrent
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Against This Torrent

By Earle, Edward Mead

Princeton NJ. Princeton NJ: Princeton University Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1941. 1st Edition. Hardcover. The red cover is exceptionally bright and clean. Two pages have creased corners. Back panel of jacket is age-browned and somewhat soiled with very little edge rubbing. 73p. A handsome copy. . The author argues that European balance is important for America and that the United States must enter WWII. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. j3 .

$21.50

The Nazi Olympics
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The Nazi Olympics

By Mandell, Richard D.

New York. New York: Macmillan. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1971. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Berlin, 1936. The most ominous pagan spectacle of modern times ... (from dust jacket) . 16 pages of illustrations, notes, index, 316p. Jacket is sunned at extremities of rear panel and inner flaps Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. I4 .

$21.50

Commando: Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in World War Two
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Commando: Memoirs of a Fighting Commando in World War Two

By Durnford-Slater, John, Brigadier

Annapolis, Maryland. Annapolis, Maryland: Naval Institute Press. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. Reprint. Hardcover. No defects in book or dust jacket. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. Jacket now protected with acid-free polyester sleeve. . Author fought at Dunkirk, Lofoten, Vaagso and Dieppe, Normandy and Angoville. Sixteen pages of plates. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 222 pages. C3 .

$20.00

The First Offensive 1942: Roosevelt, Marshall, and the Making of American  Strategy
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The First Offensive 1942: Roosevelt, Marshall, and the Making of American Strategy

By Steele, Richard W.

Bloomington. Bloomington: Indiana U. Press. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1973. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. Light spotting to top page ends. Jacket has very light edgewear, now protected by fresh mylar cover. . Book relates and examines "...the complex developments leading to the decision of where to launch the first Anglo-American offensive" in World War Two. . 8vo. 239 pages. H3 .

$21.50

Macarthur's Jungle War: the 1944 New Guinea Campaign
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Macarthur's Jungle War: the 1944 New Guinea Campaign

By Taaffe, Stephen R.

Lawrence KS. Lawrence KS: University Press of Kansas. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1998. 1st Edition. Hardcover. A detailed study of MacArthur's 1944 New Guinea campaign in World War Two. The jacket has a photo of MacAuthur on the upper half of the front panel and another of some exhausted-looking GIs on the lower half, no defects, now protected with acid-free polyester cover. No defects in book; pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. A beautiful copy, gift quality. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. G6 .

$16.50

Wyoma
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Wyoma

By Temple, Lynn G.

Hicksville, NY. Hicksville, NY: Exposition Press. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1978. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Jacket is heavily rubbed on front panel and edges, spine is age-toned, now in fresh mylar cover. Book has sticker residue on back pastedown, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Bound in brown cloth with gilt lettering, a beautiful copy. . Novel tells the story of a bomber pilot in World War Two, delving into the psychology, strategy, and morals of war. . Octavo - 8vo. 118 pages. M3 .

$21.50