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Poles and Saxons of the Napoleonic Wars., Nafziger, George -
141 Nafziger, George - Poles and Saxons of the Napoleonic Wars.
Chicago; Emperor's Press; 1991; 1st Edition; Pressed leather embossed Hardcover; near mint; dj as new under mylar protector; op 10.5 x 7.75 x 1 inches. 
First Edition. 4to.; 266 pages, tables, illus, 16-color uniform plates, organizations, OB's. Great Detail. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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142 Nicholson, Lt. Col. John P. - Pennsylvania at Gettysburg; Ceremonies at the Dedication of the Monumnents - 2 Volumes.
Harrisburg PA; Wm. Stanley Ray, State Printer; 1904; 1st Edition; Blue Cloth Hardback vg; no dj issued; op; 9.5 x 6.5 x 3.75 inches. 
8vo.; 2 Volumes, 1162 pages plus large rear color fold-out map, maps, photos. Minor rubbing and edge soiling and stianing, verg good overall condition. Authoritative and excellent unit battle histories. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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3 Volumes Railways of the World Series 1895-1940., Nock, O S -
143 Nock, O S - 3 Volumes Railways of the World Series 1895-1940.
NY; Macmillan; 1969, 1970, 1971; all stated US 1st Editions; cloth hardback; very good condition; very good dust jackets under mylar protectors; Out-of-Print; 7.75 x 5.5 x 2.25 inches (3-Volumes). color illustrations by Clifford & Wendy Meadway; 
3 Volumes in the Series as follows - Railways at the Turn of the Century 1895-1905. 186 pages, 192 color illustrations with narrative descriptors. Railways in the Years of Pre-Eminence 1905-19. 1994 pages, 188 color illustrations with narrative descriptors. Top edge water staining as shown in the photo. Railways at the Zenith of Steam 1920-40. 194 pages, 188 color illustratons. All are in very good condition with minor spotting except as noted for 1905-19 Volume. Each volume has a nice prior owner book plate that has become detached from the free front end paper. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Battle Tactics of Napoleon and his Enemies., Nosworthy, Brent -
144 Nosworthy, Brent - Battle Tactics of Napoleon and his Enemies.
London; Constable; 1995; 0094745102 / 9780094745100 1st UK Edition; Hardcover; Very Good+ Condition; Very Good+ Dust jacket under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1.75 inches. 
516 pages, toc, illustrations, formation evolution diagrams, tables, notes and references, bibliography, glossary of terms, index. Excellent detail on tactical employment and evolution of tactical doctrine within the French Army and adopted by her enemies. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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The HG Panzer Division, Otte, Alfred -
145 Otte, Alfred - The HG Panzer Division
West Chester, PA; Schiffer Military Publishing; 1989; 0887402062 / 9780887402067 1st English Edition; decorative cloth hardback; Very good condition; Very good dust jacket (dj) under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 10.75 x 8 x 0.75 inches. 
op, 176 pages, toc, b/w photos, maps, tables, organizational diagrams. Outstanding history of the unit Hermann Goring that grew from a regiment to corps. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The C.S.S. Florida: Her Building and Operations., Owsley, Frank Lawrence Jr. -
146 Owsley, Frank Lawrence Jr. - The C.S.S. Florida: Her Building and Operations.
US; Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania Press; 1965; 1st Ed; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; Dj, good, small stainsand general light soiling along edges and binding, under mylar protection; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x .75 inches; 
8vo - 208 pages, photos, illustration, line drawings, tables. 1st Edition. This book is the story of a few Confederate ships that did considerable damage to the great US merchant marine fleet during the Civil War. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Ships versus Shore; Civil War Engagements Along Southern Shores and Rivers., Page, Dave -
147 Page, Dave - Ships versus Shore; Civil War Engagements Along Southern Shores and Rivers.
Nashville TN; Rutledge Hill Press; 1994; 1st Edition; Cloth/Boards Hardback; vg; vg dj; op; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1.5 inches. 
8vo.; 410 pages; photos, illustrations, maps. dj shows minor edge tears and chipping, particularly at the spine. A unique study of an important part of the war arranged by State. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Bernadotte - Napoleons's Marshal, Sweden's King., Palmer, Alan -
148 Palmer, Alan - Bernadotte - Napoleons's Marshal, Sweden's King.
UK; John Murray; 1990; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Very good, like new; Dj, very good, under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 285 pages, illus, maps, great detail. This vigorous portrait is the first comprehensive English biography for sixty years, and is based on much recent French and Swedish research. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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My Experiences in the World War (2 vols)., Pershing, John J. -
149 Pershing, John J. - My Experiences in the World War (2 vols).
US; Fredrick A. Stokes Company; 1931; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Good; Dj good under mylar protection; op; 9.75 x 6.5 x 1.5 pages; 
8vo - vol 1-400 pages, vol 2-436 pages. John J. Pershing, Commander-in-Chief, American Expeditionary Forces writes of twenty-five years from 1892 - 1916 and who was a for a longer time continuously in charge of Foreign Affairs than any other minister in the world. Minor to moderate chipping to the bottom edge of the djs. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Napoleon at Bay 1814., Petre, F. Loraine -
150 Petre, F. Loraine - Napoleon at Bay 1814.
London; John Lane, the Bodley Head; 1914; 1st Edition; Cloth Hardcover; vg; no dj issued; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1.5 inches. 
8vo.; 219 pages plus 3 large folding maps in rear pocket, complete. Cover shows very minor rubbing and edge wear, former owners signature with inscription -"Hollywood Christmas 1949". A fine copy of this Napoleonic classic of what many consider Napoleon's finest campaign against impossible odds. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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Napoleon's Conquest of Prussia 1806., Petre, F. Loraine -
151 Petre, F. Loraine - Napoleon's Conquest of Prussia 1806.
London; John Lane; 1912; First Edition; Decorative Cloth; Very Good; No Jacket; op; 
8vo.; 319 pages, maps, plans, illustrations, rear fold out maps in front of index. vg with minor sun fading of orange cloth on spine. Complete 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Thunderbolt across Europe; A History fo the 83d Infantry Division 1942-1945., Philos, Major C.D. -
152 Philos, Major C.D. - The Thunderbolt across Europe; A History fo the 83d Infantry Division 1942-1945.
Munich, Germany 83d Division I & E Section; 1945; 1st Edition; Decorative Color Boards hardback; vg; good+ dj; op; 11.75 x 8.25 x 0.5 inches. 
4to.; 119 pages, photos, illustrations, fold-out color maps, tables. Book shows bottom edge rubbing, bump to top fore edge with minor wrinkling of page edges from bump, minor fore edge water staining to the last 14 pages, hinges reinforced with archival cloth tape; dj shows edge wear and chipping. Interior clean and neat. The Ohio Buckeye Division. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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153 Picard, Ernest and Louis -Tuetey Unpublished Correspondence of Napoleon I - Volume 3
London; Duffield & Company; 1913; 1st Edition; Cloth Hardcover; vg; no dj issued; op; 
8vo.;VOLUME 3, 962 pages, Correspondence numbers 1058, 1 April 1809 to 4942, 30 December 1810. Red cloth cover lightly rubbed and bumped, small abrasion tear in spine. 
Price: 395.00 USD
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Battle Ships  of World War I., Preston, Antony -
154 Preston, Antony - Battle Ships of World War I.
UK; Arms and Armour Press; 1972; 1st ed.; hard cover, cloth; very good; dj good under mylar protection; op; 9.75 x 9.75 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 260 pages, photos, deck & profile line drawings, tables, exhaustive, large fold-out. Dj has one rip on top front cover. In one volume all the ships which served - from the great dreadnoughts down to the elderly predreadnoughts and coast-defense ships - are described in full, and amply illustrated by means of photographs and line drawings. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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Suffering Soldiers - Revolutionary War Veterans, Moral Sentiment and Political Culture in the Early Republic., Resch, John -
155 Resch, John - Suffering Soldiers - Revolutionary War Veterans, Moral Sentiment and Political Culture in the Early Republic.
Amherst MA; University of Massachusetts Press; 1999; 1st Edition; Cloth Hardcover; very good conditon; vg dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1 inches; 
319 pages, toc, illus., map, tables, bibliography, index. The plight of the common soldier as the "suffering soldier". 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Artillery and Ammunition of the Civil War-PLUS SIGNED LETTER from Author to Book Owner., Ripley, Warren -
156 Ripley, Warren - Artillery and Ammunition of the Civil War-PLUS SIGNED LETTER from Author to Book Owner.
New York; Promontory Press; 1970; 1st Edition; Cloth Hardcover; vg+; vg dj; op; 11.25 x 9 x 1.25 inches. 
4to.; 384 pages; photos, illustrtions, line drawings. Front cover dj shows a combined 3 inch foldline/tear to top center. INCLUDES SIGNED LETTER from the author to the book owner. Truly an exhaustive study - the best. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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Naval Warfare Under Oars - 4th to 16th Centuries., Rodgers, Vice Admiral W.L. -
157 Rodgers, Vice Admiral W.L. - Naval Warfare Under Oars - 4th to 16th Centuries.
UK; B.F. Stevens & Brown, Limited; 1940; 1st Ed.; hard cover, cloth; good; no dj issued; op; 10 x 7 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 358 pages, illus., maps, complete; the plates and maps have been carefully removed and placed in rear pocket. A study of strategy, tactics and ship design. A classic study. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Napoleon's Army., Rogers, Colonel H C B -
158 Rogers, Colonel H C B - Napoleon's Army.
New York; Hippocrene Books; 1982; First PB Edition; Soft Cover; Very good; No dust Jacket issued; Out-of-Print 9 x 6 x 0.75 inches; 
192 pages; illustrations; maps; Dr. Jay Luvaas copy - Professional Military Historian and author of over 35 books on military history; "MJL" Blind stamp, margin notes and light underlining; index pages dog earred. A classic study. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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From Flintlock to Rifle - Infantry Tactics, 1740-1866., Ross, Steven -
159 Ross, Steven - From Flintlock to Rifle - Infantry Tactics, 1740-1866.
Rutherford NJ; Fairleigh Dickinson; University Press 1979; 1st Edition; Cloth Hardcover; vg+; vg+ dj; op 8.5 x 6 x 1 inches. 
8vo.; 218 pages, line tactical sketches. Obscure information, hard to find. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Art of Warfare in the Age of Napoleon., Rothenberg, Gunther E. -
160 Rothenberg, Gunther E. - The Art of Warfare in the Age of Napoleon.
UK Batsford; 1977; 1st UK Edition; cloth hardbasck; very good+; vg dj under mylar: op; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1 inches. 
8vo; 272 pages, maps, illustrations, line drawings, tables tactical unit formation diagrams . Great detail and a modern classic on the subject - outstanidng. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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