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Saratoga, Turning Point In The American Revolution., Byrd, Martha -
1 Byrd, Martha - Saratoga, Turning Point In The American Revolution.
New York; Auerbach Publishers; 1973; stated 1st Edition; hard back; very good conditon with top edge soiling and minor spotting to the front inside end paper; good dj with edge wear, fhipping at the bottom of the spine, light rubbing and soiling; Our-of-Print; 8.75 x 5.5 x 0.75 inches; 
Great events in world history series. 140 pages, toc, maps, illustrations, notes, bibliography, index. A lucid study of the events leading up to the Battle at Saratoga and the battle itself. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Dress of the Royal Artillery., Campbell, D. Alastair -
2 Campbell, D. Alastair - The Dress of the Royal Artillery.
London; Arms and Armour Press; 1971; 1st Edition; Hardcover; vg; good dj; op; 10 x 7.5 x 0.5 inches. 
4to.; 157 pages, b/w and color plates, full page color plates and photos, detailed line drawings, tables. bump to top foreedge of rear cover, 3-inch neat tear to top edge of front cover, minor edge chipping to dj, moderate soiling to the back of dj. The evolution of the uniform of the Royal Artillery from its founding to the 1960's. Great detail. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Encyclopedia of the Confederacy - 4 Volumes Complete., Current, Richard N Current, Editor in Chiet -
3 Current, Richard N Current, Editor in Chiet - Encyclopedia of the Confederacy - 4 Volumes Complete.
NY, NY; Simon & Schuster; 1993; 1st Edition; decorative cloth hardback; Very good condition; no dj issud; Out-of-Print; 11.25 x 8.75 x 5.75 inches; 
4to; 4-VOLUMES COMPLETE; 1916 pages, illustrated end papers, illustrations, photos, maps, tables, appendices. Alphabetical entries complimented with a 100+ page index make this set extremely easy to use. Great detail from experts in their area of their entries. NOTE - this is NOT the far more common Ex.Lib edition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Battle Studies; Ancient and Moderen Battle., Du Picq, Ardant; Edited by Frasche, Louis D. F. -
4 Du Picq, Ardant; Edited by Frasche, Louis D. F. - Battle Studies; Ancient and Moderen Battle.
US Army CGSC, Fort Levenworth KS; Combat Studies Institute; nd, reprint of 1946 US Edition; 1st thus; Soft cover; vg condition; no dj issued; op; 9 x 6 x 0.625 inches. 
8vo; 273 pages. A true classic written in France in the mid-19th Century on the motivation of armies and soldiers in battle. Recommended by Patton as a must read to Eisenhower. Very hard to find. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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A Guide to the Sources of British Military History., Higham, Robin -
5 Higham, Robin - A Guide to the Sources of British Military History.
Berkley CA; University of California Press, 1971; 1971; 1st Edition; Cloth Hardback; very good condition; fair to good dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.5 x 2 inches. 
Cloth. Very Good/Fair. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 630 pages, British military bibliography. dj shows wear, rubbing and edge chips. the former owners name neatly printed on top right corner of the front inside end paper. Outstnnding bibliography with period narrative arranged by historical period. Outstanding detailed reference, Hard to find. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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6 Leslie, N.B. Battle Honours of the British and Indian Armies 1695-1914
London; Leo Cooper; 1970; 1st Edition; Hardcover, cloth; Very good +; Very good +; op; Oblong - 7.5 x 10 x 0.75 inches 
8vo; 145 pages; tables. Great detail at the battalion/regiment level. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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7 Loughlin, W. O. J. A Short History of the Royal Regiment of Artillery
AldershotAldershot: Gale & Polden, Ltd, 1928 1928 Soft cover Book 
Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall. 73 pages, photo of King, illus., tables, battle honors and VC winners. Regimental history from its formation through WWI. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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The Problem of Asia and Its Influence on International Policies., Mahan, Alfred T., Captain, USN -
8 Mahan, Alfred T., Captain, USN - The Problem of Asia and Its Influence on International Policies.
Boston MA; Little, Brown & Co.; 1900; 1st Edition; Decorative Embossed Cloth Hardback; vg; no dj issued; op; 8 x 5.5 x 1.25 inches. 
8vo.; 233 pages plus 6 pages of ads for other Mahan books; fold out map. Very good condition with minor cover rubbing and edge bumping, former owners nautical book plate laid in on front inside board endpaper, the embossed US trun of the Century BB is sharp and clean. Beautiful book with relavence to today. Very hard-to-find. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Oxford History of the British Empire - The Eighteenth Century., Marshall, P.J. -
9 Marshall, P.J. - The Oxford History of the British Empire - The Eighteenth Century.
Oxford, New York; Oxford University Press; 1998; 1st Edition; Hardcover, boards; vg condition; very good dj under mylar protector; op 9.5 x 6.5 x 1.75 inches; 
8vo.; 639 pages; tables; Very minor edge spotting. Authoritative. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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10 Montross, Lynn War Through the Ages
New YorkNew York: Harper & Row, 1960 1960 Hardcover Book 
Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 1063 pages, maps, new and enlarged edition, excellent survey. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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A History of The Art of War in the Middle Ages 378-1485 - 2 Volumes Complete., Oman, Sir Charles -
11 Oman, Sir Charles - A History of The Art of War in the Middle Ages 378-1485 - 2 Volumes Complete.
London/Harrisburg PA; Greenhill Books/Stackpole Books; 1991; 1853673315 / 9781853673313 1st PB Edition; Soft cover; Very good condition; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 8.5 x 5.5 x 3.25 inches. 
2 VOLUMES COMPLETE - Reprint of 1924 Edition, Vol 1, 378-1278 AD - 526 pages, toc, illustrations, maps, tables. Vol 2 1278-1485 AD - 459 pages, toc, photos, illustrations, maps, tables. Very good condition with a very minor stain to the top edge of Vol. 2 and a shelf rub line to the bottom edge of Vol 2. The classic study by the master UK military historian of the first half of the 20th Century. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The History of the Welsh Militia and Volunteer Corps - 2 Volumes Complete., Owen, Bryn -
12 Owen, Bryn - The History of the Welsh Militia and Volunteer Corps - 2 Volumes Complete.
Caernarfon WALES; Palace Books; 1989 1st Edition; Cloth Hardcover; as-new; as-new dj; op; 8.5 x 6.25 x 1.5 (2 volumes) inches. 
8vo.; 2 VOLUMES - Volume 1; Anglesey and Caernafronshire; 245 pages, photos, illustrations, tables. Volume 2; Glamorgan Regiments of Militia. Great unit detail from 1750's to 1908. Outstanding. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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The Hawks; A Short History of the 14th/20th King's Hussars., Perrett, Bryan -
13 Perrett, Bryan - The Hawks; A Short History of the 14th/20th King's Hussars.
Chippenham UK; Picton Publishing Ltd.; 1984; 1st Edition; Cloth hardcover; an-new; as-new dj; op; 8.5 x 6 x 0.75 inches. 
8vo.; 151 pages, photos, illustrations, tables. Covers the unit from the Napoleonic Wars through WW2. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Dictionary of the Napoleonic Wars., Pope, Stephen. -
14 Pope, Stephen. - Dictionary of the Napoleonic Wars.
UK; Facts On File, Inc; 1999; 1st UK Edition; Hard cover, cloth; Like new; Dj, like new, under mylar protection; op; 10 x 6.75 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo - 572 pages, maps, author, tative. Facts on File Library of World History. With more than 1,000 entries, this dictionary covers every aspect of the conflicts known as the Napoleonic Wars, which defined an era characterized by all -embracing military, social, and geopolitical upheaval on a vast scale. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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15 Smith, George Adam The Historical Geography of the Holy Land
New YorkNew York: Hodder and Stoughton, 1896 1896 Hardcover Book 
Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 4th Ed., 713 pages, 4 fold-out color maps, lacks pocket map, comprehensive analysis of geographical features affecting ancient and contemporary history. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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The History of the XII Royal Lancers (Prince of Wales's), Stewart, Captain P.F., M.C. -
16 Stewart, Captain P.F., M.C. - The History of the XII Royal Lancers (Prince of Wales's)
London; Oxford University Press; 1950; 1st Edition; Cloth hardback; vg condition; dj vg; op; 9 x 6.25 x 1.5 inches. 
8vo.; 516 pages, maps, fold-out maps, b/w and color illustrations, tables. Minor ink marks on front dj, dj shows minor edge wear, very minor top edge spotting. Great unit detail in one volume from 1715 to 1945. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Complete Encyclopedia of Arms & Weapons., Tarassuk, Leonid & Claude Blair -
17 Tarassuk, Leonid & Claude Blair - The Complete Encyclopedia of Arms & Weapons.
Italy; Bonanza Books; 1986; Hard cvoer, cloth; Very good condition; Dj very good under mylar prot op; 10.5 x 8 x 1.75 inches; 
543 pages, contains over 1,250 illustrations (250 in full color) and 275,000 words of text describing armour, crossbows, swords, daggers, axes, cannon, pistols, bayonets, rifles, lances, machine guns, mortars, shotguns, howitzers, saddles, spurs and much more. Great detail arranged alphabetically. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Walton, William The Army and Navy of the United States from the Period of the Revolution to the Present Day
Boston George Barrie & Son 1895 First Edition Cloth Very Good No Jacket Book Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall J. O. Davidson 
2-Volumes - 130 and 174 pages - large elephant - 19.25 x 13.5 inches with 29 of 44 loose chromo-litho color plates present - Blue cloth with gilt title and volume number on front cover18.75 x 12.75 with an image size of 11.75 x 8.75 inches. 100's of tinted illustrations in text on heavy rag, watermaked paper. An impressive work that weighs in at 22 pounds of 18 and 19th Century Army history. Please contact me for digital photos and for shipping details. 
Price: 875.00 USD
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Weapons and Tatics Hastings to Berlin., Weller, Jac -
19 Weller, Jac - Weapons and Tatics Hastings to Berlin.
New York; St Martin's Press; 1966; 1st US Edition; Cloth Hardback; vg; good+ dj; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1 inches. 
8vo.; 238 pages; line drawings, maps, tables. Minor bottom edge rubbing, dj shows minor soilin with a few minor edge tears. An excellent survey of the tools and methods of warfare. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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