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The Lost War - Letters from British Officers During the American Revolution., Balderston, Marion & David Syrett -
1 Balderston, Marion & David Syrett - The Lost War - Letters from British Officers During the American Revolution.
NY; Horizon Press; 1975; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth Very good; Dj good under mylar Protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 237 pages, letters from British Officers. The "buried treasure" Mrs. Balderston describes is revealed in this book: more than two hundred hitherto undivulged letters-never intended for public scrutiny-from British Officers in America during the revolution, as well as some from political figures, to Basil Feilding, Earl of Denbigh, the Tory political power-and his replies to them. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Journal of Lieutenant Isaac Bangs April 1 to July 29, 1776., Bangs, Issac -
2 Bangs, Issac - Journal of Lieutenant Isaac Bangs April 1 to July 29, 1776.
New York; New York Times & Arno Press; 1968; 1st Edition; Hard Bound; Good; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 8.75 x 5.75 x 0,5 inches; 
70 pages, preface, index. Ex Library copy with blanked area on front cover where a security stamp was removed, this copy was not allowed to be taken from the library, library name on title page and book edges, libray book plate removed from front outside endpaper removing some of end paper material, otherwise clean and neat. Very hard to find. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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Fighting with the Screaming Eagles, With the 101st Airborne from Normandy to Bastogne., Bowen, Robert M -
3 Bowen, Robert M - Fighting with the Screaming Eagles, With the 101st Airborne from Normandy to Bastogne.
London UK; Greenhill Books; 2001; 1853674656 / 9781853674655 1st Edition; cloth Hardback; Very good as-new condition; Very good dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1 inches. 
256 pages, toc, b/w maps and photos, bibliography, rear Roll of Honor is a roster of the entire company with KIA noted. The author was an enlisted member of Company C of the 401st Glider Infantry Regiment. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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The Hundred Days - Napoleon's Last Campaign Form Eye-Witness Accounts., Brett-James, Anthony -
4 Brett-James, Anthony - The Hundred Days - Napoleon's Last Campaign Form Eye-Witness Accounts.
New York; St. Martin's Press; 1964; 1st Edition; blind stamped board Hardcover; Very good; good+ dj shows rubbing, minor chipping at top and bottom of spine; op, 8.5 x 5.75 x 1 inches. 
8vo.; - 242 pages, illus., maps. dj rubbed. Former owners neat name stamp and bottom of fore edge of front inside endpaper. The narrative is based upon first person accounts. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A Good Idea of Hell - Letters from a Chasseur a Pied., Brown, Joshua -
5 Brown, Joshua - A Good Idea of Hell - Letters from a Chasseur a Pied.
US; Texas A&M University Press College Station; 2003; 1st Ed,; Hard cover, cloth; Very good condition; Dj, very good, under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 221 pages, photos, maps, first person account - WWI. 1st Edition. Echoing from the mountainous Vosges front of WWI come the rare accounts of an elite French foot solider - A chasseur a pied. Robert Pellissier's diary and his letters to relatives in America show a panorama of this ghastly war. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Letters of Napoleon to Josephine., Bunn, Henry W. -
6 Bunn, Henry W. - Letters of Napoleon to Josephine.
NY NY; Brentano's 1931; 1st ed.; hard cover, decorative cloth; good; no dj issued; op; 8.25 x 6.25 x 1 inches 
8vo - 236 pages, illus., comprehensive and scarce. The beautiful cloth cover shows minor soiling. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Zeppelins Over England., Buttlar, Von -
7 Buttlar, Von - Zeppelins Over England.
UK; George G. Harrap & Co. LTD.; 1931; 1st English Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Very good, aging stains on pages; No dj issued; op; 8.25 x 5.5 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo - 231 pages, photos, 1st person German Account. 1st English Edition. Evidence of very slight moisture staining to the bottom spine edge, minor foxing on first few pages. Very hard to find. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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The World Crisis 1911-1918 - 2 Volumes Complete., Churchill, Winston S. -
8 Churchill, Winston S. - The World Crisis 1911-1918 - 2 Volumes Complete.
London; Odhams Press Limited; 1938; 1st Edition thus; Cloth Hardcover; vg; no dj issued; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x 4 inches. 
Decorative Boards. 2-Volume edition. Volume 1 - 718 pages, frontis photo of Churchill as First Lord of the Admiralty, maps, appendices. Spine moderately sun faded. Volume 2 - to page 1477, maps, appendices. Mark on bottom edge of Volume 2. Both volumes have minor fore and bottom edge wear, soiling. Volume 2 has a 1 inch green mark on the bottom edge. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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Nine Months to Gettysburg, Tannard's Vermonters and the Repulse of Pickett's Charge., Coffin, Howard -
9 Coffin, Howard - Nine Months to Gettysburg, Tannard's Vermonters and the Repulse of Pickett's Charge.
Woodstock VT; The Countryman Press; 1997; 0881504009 / 9780881504002 stated 1st Edition; cloth hardback; Very good+ condition; Very good+ dj under mylar protector; Out-of-print; 10.25 x 7.25 x 1 inches. 
314 pages, toc, b/w illustrations and photos, 'main characters referenced', sources and references. Relies heavily on first person accounts; Second Vermont Brigade. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Spirit of 'Seventy-six';, Commager, Henry Steele -
10 Commager, Henry Steele - The Spirit of 'Seventy-six';
New York; Harper & Row; 1967; Cltoh Hard back; Very good; Very good with small neat tear to the top edge spine; very minor spine sun fading, under mylar protector; 9.75 x 6.75 x 2.25 inches. 
8vo - 1348 pages, illus., ep illus., maps. A classic study. Based upon contemporary first person accounts. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Orderly Book of the Three Battalion of Loyalists 1776-1778, to which is Appended a List of New York Loyalists in the City of New York during the War of Revolution - Complied by Willian Kelby., DeLancey -General Oliver; Complied by William Kelby -
11 DeLancey -General Oliver; Complied by William Kelby - Orderly Book of the Three Battalion of Loyalists 1776-1778, to which is Appended a List of New York Loyalists in the City of New York during the War of Revolution - Complied by Willian Kelby.
Baltimore MD; Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc; 1972; 1st Edition thus - reprint of 1917 Edition; hardcover, cloth; Very good +; No dj issued; op 8.75 x 5.75 x 0.625 inches 
8vo.; tables; great detail; Reprint of 1917 Edition. Very hard to find. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Sir Douglas Haig's Command - Dec 1915 - Nov 1918; 2 Volumes Complete., Dewar, George A. B. -
12 Dewar, George A. B. - Sir Douglas Haig's Command - Dec 1915 - Nov 1918; 2 Volumes Complete.
Boston; Houghton Mifflin Company; 1923; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; No dj issued, under plastic protection; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1.5 inches, 
8vo, 2 VOLUMES - 414 & 375 pages; fold-out maps. Author was assisted by Lieut.-Col. J.H. Boraston, C.B. Very good condition with sun fading of the spine, shelf rubbing on the bottom edge and minor chipping to the top of the spine 
Price: 60.00 USD
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Memories., Fisher, Lord - Admiral of the Fleet
13 Fisher, Lord - Admiral of the Fleet Memories.
UK; Hodder and Stoughton; 1919; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth Good; No dj issued; op; 9.25 x 6.75 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo - 295 pages, photos, "Father of the dreadnot Navy". Minor cover rubbing, some minor staining and soiling on page edges. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Wings in the Night., Fitch, Willis S. -
14 Fitch, Willis S. - Wings in the Night.
Boston; Marshall Jones Company; 1938; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth; very good; No dj issued; op; 7.75 x 5. x 1.25 inches. 
8vo - 302 pages, WWI aerial combat, 1st person account, photos. An American volunteer in the Italian Air Service. SIGNED by the author. Very good condition with minor age browning to the pages, one page has spot stain in the fore edge margin, minor rubbing to the spine. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Voices from the Peninsula; Eyewitness Accounts by Soldiers of Wellington's rmy 1808-1814., Fletcher, Ian, Editor -
15 Fletcher, Ian, Editor - Voices from the Peninsula; Eyewitness Accounts by Soldiers of Wellington's rmy 1808-1814.
London; Greenhill; 2001; 1st Edition; cloth Hardback; as-new; as-new dj; op; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1 inches. 
8vo.; 303 pages; maps, b/w and color illustrations, tables. Based upon first person accounts. Outstanding. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Memoir of a French and Indian War Soldier
16 Gallup, Andrew - Memoir of a French and Indian War Soldier "Jolicoeur" Charles Bonin.
US; Heritage Books, Inc.; 1993; 11st Edition; trade paperback; Very good; no dj issued; op; 8 x 5.25 x .75 inches; 
8vo - 240 pages, sketch maps, first hand account. French and British conflict on the frontier. hard to find. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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The Letters of Private Wheeler., Hart, B. H. Liddell - Editor -
17 Hart, B. H. Liddell - Editor - The Letters of Private Wheeler.
New York; Houghton Mifflin Company; 1951; 1st Riverside Press Edition; Decorative Cloth Hardcover; vg; dj good with rubbing and edge rubbing and minor chipping; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x 1.25 inches. 
First Edition. 8vo 342 pages, ep map, small dj flaws. Classic first person account of British infantryman from 1899-1828. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Journal of an Officer in the King's German Legion., Hering, John Frederick - Published Anonomously;
18 Hering, John Frederick - Published Anonomously; Journal of an Officer in the King's German Legion.
Cambridge UK; Ken Trotman Ltd; 2000, exact reprint of 1827 Edition; 0946879842 / 9780946879847 1st Edition thus, Limited to 100 Reprint Copies; Decorative Cloth; Very Good+ condition with former owners inkless embossed name stamp on the front inside end paper; no dj issued; Out-of-print; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1.25 inches; 
329 pages, first person account by a Medical Officer in the King's German Legion in the service of England fighting Napoleon. This is an exact reprint of the original 1827 edition which was published anonomously. This Trotman beautifully bound reprint was limited to 100 copies. The complete title of this work is --'Journal of an Officer in the King's German Legion: comprising an Account of the Campaigns and Adventures in England, Ireland, Denmark, Portugal, Spain, Malts, Sicily and Italy'. The reprint is as hard to find as the 1827 Edition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Redcoats and Rebels - The American Revolution through British Eyes., Hibbert, Christopher -
19 Hibbert, Christopher - Redcoats and Rebels - The American Revolution through British Eyes.
US; W.W. Norton & Company; 1990; stated 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth Very good; Very good under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 375 pages. b/w & color illus., maps, first hand accounts. A master writer of narrative history. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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The Sinking of the Merrimac-A Personal Narrative., Hobson, Richmond Pearson, Naval Instructor -
20 Hobson, Richmond Pearson, Naval Instructor - The Sinking of the Merrimac-A Personal Narrative.
New York; The Century Company; 1899; 1st Edition, Second Printing; Decorative embossed Hardcover; vg; no dj issued; op; 8 x 5.75 x 1 inches. 
8vo.; 306 pages, illus, photos, line drawings, map. Beautiful gilt illus. with white letter on blue cloth cover. The author was the builder of the ship. An event during the Spanish American War. Top and bottom edge of spine shows wear. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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