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Ancient History from the dawn of time unitl the late 17th century.

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Naval Wars in the Levant 1559-1853., Anderson, R.C. -
1 Anderson, R.C. - Naval Wars in the Levant 1559-1853.
US; Princeton University Press; 1952; 1st Ed.,; Hard cover, cloth Good; No dj; cover under mylar protection; appears to have dj front flyleaf laid down on inside end paper op; 8.75 x 5.5 x 1.75 inches; 
8vo - 619 pages, illus., maps, fold-out map, great detail, hard to find. One of England's most distinguished naval historians, the president of the Society for Nautical Research, offers an impressive new volume, a general history of naval operations in the Eastern Mediterranean and Black Sea, roughly from the Battle of Lepanto in the 16th century to the introduction of steam in the 19th century. Appears to have a faded personal library number laid on spine. light stain on the top edge of the rear inside endpaper. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Fighting Techniques of the Ancient World 3000 BC - AD 500., Anglim, Simon -
2 Anglim, Simon - Fighting Techniques of the Ancient World 3000 BC - AD 500.
UK; Amber Books Ltd: 2002; 1st Edition; laminated color hard back; very good+ condition; very good dj under mylar protector; 8vo.- 9.75 x 8 x 1 inches 
256 pages; b/w and colored illustrations; b/w and colored maps; line drawings; great detail; like new condition 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Arms and Armor of the Samurai;, Bottomley, I. -
3 Bottomley, I. - Arms and Armor of the Samurai;
NY; Cresent Books; 1988; 1st Edition; Hardcover, cloth; Very Good+ condition; Very Good+ dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 12.25 x 9.25 x 0.75 inches 
4to.; 192 pages, b/w and color photos, great detail, glossary. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Cassell's Battlefields of Britain & Ireland., Brooks, Richard -
4 Brooks, Richard - Cassell's Battlefields of Britain & Ireland.
UK; Weidenfeld & Nicolson; 2005; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth Very good; Dj very good under mylar protection; ip; 9.25 x 7 x 1.75 inches; 
8vo - 724 pages. A Uniquely comprehensive survey of military actions fought on British and Irish soil. Tables, maps, great detail, from 55 BC through 1940. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Age of Chivalry - Atlantic Saga., Bryant, Sir Arthur -
5 Bryant, Sir Arthur - The Age of Chivalry - Atlantic Saga.
US; Doubleday & Company, Inc.; 1964; 1st US Ed.; Hard cover, cloth Very good; Dj good under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1.75 inches; 
8vo - 576 pages, e.p. maps, maps, wonderful narrative 
Price: 25.00 USD
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How the Irish Saved Civilization., Cahill, Thomas -
6 Cahill, Thomas - How the Irish Saved Civilization.
US; Doubleday; 1995; stated 1st Ediion; Hard cover, board; Very good condition; Dj very good under mylar protection; op; 8.25 x 6 x 1 inches; 
236 pages, toc, ep color illustrations, maps, illustrations, index. Ancient and medieval Ireland. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Besieged., Campbell, Duncan B. -
7 Campbell, Duncan B. - Besieged.
UK; Osprey Publishing; 2006; Hard cover, cloth As new; dj as new under mylar protection; ip; 9.75 x 7.75 x 1 inches; 
4to - 224 pages. Full title - Besieged - Siege Warfare in the Ancient World. Photos, illus., much color. This book explores the development of siege warfare in the ancient world from Persia in the 6th century BC to the 4th century Roman world, examining the techniques and weapons used during the sieges in this period. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Oliver Cromwell's Letters and Speeches: Including the Supplement to the First Edition (2 vols)., Carlyle, Thomas -
8 Carlyle, Thomas - Oliver Cromwell's Letters and Speeches: Including the Supplement to the First Edition (2 vols).
US; Harper & Brothers, Publishers; 1874; Hard cover, cloth Good; No dj issued; op; 7.5 x 5 x 1 inches; 
8vo - vol.1 560 pages, Vol. 2 613 pages, worn on spine edges 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Thucydides and the Peloponnesian War., Cawkell, George -
9 Cawkell, George - Thucydides and the Peloponnesian War.
UK; Routlrdge; 1997; Hard cover, board Very good; No dj issued; ip; 8.75 x 5.5 x .75 inches; 
8vo - 162 pages. Understanding the history of Athens in the all important years of the second half of the fifth century BC is largely dependent on the legacy of the historian Thucydides. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Legend of Odysseus., Connolly, Peter -
10 Connolly, Peter - The Legend of Odysseus.
UK: Oxford University Press; 1997; Paperback; Very good conditon; no dj issued; 10.75 x 8.5 x .25 inches; Connolly, Peter 
4 to - 79 pages, splendid adaptation of Homer's story is informed and enhanced by a detailed archaeological presentation of the Greek and Trojan way of life at the time of Odysseus. Site reconstruction, illustrations, maps and photos, all in full color. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Militarie Instructions for the Cavall'rie., Cruso, John -
11 Cruso, John - Militarie Instructions for the Cavall'rie.
England; The Roundwood Press; op 1972; reprint of 1632 edition; cloth hard back; very good condition; very good dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 12.5x9.25x1 inches; 
one of 1000 copies; illustrations; color portraits; fold out maps, illustrations and charts, contemporary print. Very hard to find. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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A History of Cavalry from the Earliest Times with Lessons for the Future., Denison, Colonel George T. -
12 Denison, Colonel George T. - A History of Cavalry from the Earliest Times with Lessons for the Future.
London; Macmillian and Co. Limited; 1913 1913; Labeled Second Edition; Red cloth Hardcover; Very Good Condition; No dj issued, cover under heavy stock clear plastic; Out-of-Print; 9 x 6 x 1.75 inches. 
468 pages, toc, maps, fold-out maps, index. The imployment and use of cavalry from earliest times through the Franco-Prussian War (1870-71). Inscribed by author amd signed 'the Author'. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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The Renaissance, A History of Civilization in Italy from 1304-1576 A.D.., Durant, Will
13 Durant, Will The Renaissance, A History of Civilization in Italy from 1304-1576 A.D..
new York; Simon and Schuster; 1953; 1st Edition; dj;vg very good condition; very good dj; op; 10x7.50x1.75 inches; 
778 pages; photos; maps; a classic history of the Renaissance; owners name written on title page. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Wargaming Pike-and-Shot, Featherstone, Donald F. -
14 Featherstone, Donald F. - Wargaming Pike-and-Shot
UK; David & Charles; 1977; 1st US Ed.; hard cover, cloth; very good; dj very good under mylar protection; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x .75 inches; 
8 vo - 160 pages, maps, a classic. IN the early fifteenth century, artillary and the hand-held firearm were rapidly superseding the bow and edged weapons and for the next 250 years pike-and-shot prevailed. Each battle described in this book is a significant and outstanding example of the art of warfare and the development of military tactics in this period. They are eminently suitable for scaling-down to realistic table-top proportions because of the size of the armies and the area of the battlefield. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Origins of War, Ferrill, Arther
15 Ferrill, Arther The Origins of War
UK; Thames and Hudson, Ltd; 1985; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth Good; Good with two tears on front bottom page; op; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 240 pages, Full title - The Origins of War - From the Stone Age to Alexander the Great. Illus., maps, battle plans. Abrasion to top and side edges, some staining on front and back inside pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Alexander the Great, Fox, Robin Lane -
16 Fox, Robin Lane - Alexander the Great
US; The Eaton Press; 1973; Hard cover, Fine Leather As new; No dj issued; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo - 568 pages, Great lives, series, illus., maps, book plate, beautiful condition. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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The Aztecs Under Spanish Rule., Gibson, Charles -
17 Gibson, Charles - The Aztecs Under Spanish Rule.
US; Stanford University Press; 1985; Hard cover, cloth Very good; Dj very good under mylar protection; ip; 9.25 x 6.25 x 1.75 inches; 
8vo - 657 pages, full title - The Aztecs Under Spanish Rule - A History of the Indians of the Valley of Mexico, 1519-1810. Tables, illus., charts, exhaustive. Complete history of the Indians of the Valley of Mexico, one of the two most important indigenous groups in the Spanish empire in America, from the Conquest to Independence in the early ninteenth century. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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Soldiers of Fortune - The Story of the Mamlukes., Glubb, John Bagot -
18 Glubb, John Bagot - Soldiers of Fortune - The Story of the Mamlukes.
UK; Hodder and Stoughton; 1973; 1st Edition; Hardcover, board Good; lacks issued dj; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1.5 inches; 
480 pages, Mamluke history from the 11th century to Napoleon, many maps, tables, much detail. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Russian Expansion on the Pacific 1641-1850., Golder, F.A. -
19 Golder, F.A. - Russian Expansion on the Pacific 1641-1850.
New York; Paragon Book Reprint Corp.; 1971; Reprint of 1914 Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; No dj issued; op; 8.75 x 5.5 x .75 inches; 
8vo - 368 pages, toc, maps, fold-out map, bibliography, index. An account of the earliest and later expeditions made by the Russians along the pacific coast of Asia and North America; including some related expeditions to the Artic regions. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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Great Captains Unveiled;, Hart, B.H. Liddell -
20 Hart, B.H. Liddell - Great Captains Unveiled;
navato, CA; Presidio Press; 1989; 1st Edition thus, Reprint of 1927 Edition; hard cover; Very good+ Condition; very good dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 8.75 x 5.50 x 1 
Hart, B.H. Liddell - Great Captains Unveiled. From Genghis Khan to General Wolf, with a New Introduction by Max Hastings. a true classic by a noted military theorist. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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