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The Art of Warfare in the Age of Napoleon., Rothenberg, Gunther E. -
161 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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CRETE The Airborne Invasion of 1941., Saunders, Tim -
162 Saunders, Tim - CRETE The Airborne Invasion of 1941.
Barnsley UK; Pen & Sword; 2008; 1st PB Edition; Softcover; as-new; no dj issued; ip @ $30; 8.5 x 5.25 x 0.75 inches. 
ip; 288 pages; photos, maps, 8 pages of color photos. Part of the Battleground Europe series. Outstanding detailed accoount. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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His Britannic Majesty's Army in Germany during the Seven Years War., Savory, Lieut.-General Sir Reginald -
163 Savory, Lieut.-General Sir Reginald - His Britannic Majesty's Army in Germany during the Seven Years War.
Oxford, UK; Oxford at the Clarendon Press; 1966; 1st Edition; dark blue cloth; Very good condition with 'coffee or tea' stains to the fore edge which extend into the page margin of 10 pages a maximum of 1/16th inch, minor top edge soiling - see photo; Good Condition dj with minor edge chipping and a circular 'coffee or tea cup' stain to front cover, the dj is now under mylar protector - see photo; Out-of-Print; 8.75 x 6 x 1.75 inches; Inscribed twice by author, see photo;
571 pages, toc, text maps, rear fold-out 'General' map, OB's, appendices, index. This copy is Double Inscribed by the author and double signed to Ted Bullock as 'The Author' and to Ellen as 'Reg' on the front inside endpaper and dated 31.March.1966. As of July 2013, this is the ONLY signed copy currently on-line. This book offers extraordinary detail of the campaigns fought by the Marquis of Granby's British force with Prince Ferdinand of Brunswick's army in the German theatre (1756-1763) with historical background from 1748. The author, Sir Reginald Savory, was a career soldier with the British Indian Army (1914-50), who commanded an Indian brigade and division in Africa and Burma during World War 2 (at Galipoli in WW1 as a Lieutenant). 
Price: 950.00 USD
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Up Came Hill - The Story of the Light Division and Its Leaders., Schenck, Martin -
164 Schenck, Martin - Up Came Hill - The Story of the Light Division and Its Leaders.
Harrisburg, PA; Stackpole Company; 1958; stated 1st Edition; decorative cloth; very good condition; dj shows edge chipping and rubbing now under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 9 x 6 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo; toc, illustrations/photos, 24 maps, bibliography, index. Outstanding classic account. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Their Honor was Loyalty! An Illustrated and Docmentary History of the Knight's Cross Holders of the Waffen-SS and Police 1940-1945., Schneider, Jost W. -
165 Schneider, Jost W. - Their Honor was Loyalty! An Illustrated and Docmentary History of the Knight's Cross Holders of the Waffen-SS and Police 1940-1945.
San Jose CA; R.James Bender Publishing; 1977; stated 1st Edition; Decorative Color Illustrated Board Hardback; vg+; no dj issued; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x 1 inches. 
8vo.; 480 pages; Dual Language Edition German/English. photos. A biography of each Knight's Cross holder is provided. Outstanding detail - Men with the KC. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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The Rising Tide., Shaara, Jeff -
166 Shaara, Jeff - The Rising Tide.
New York; Ballantine Books; 2006; stated 1st Edition; Boards Hardback; as-new; as-new dj; op; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1.5 inches. 
8vo.; 536 pages; maps. Outstanding historial novel. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Steel Wave., Shaara, Jeff -
167 Shaara, Jeff - The Steel Wave.
New York; Ballantine Books; 2008; stated 1st Edition Boards Hardback; vg; vg dj; op, 9.5 x 6.6 x1.25 inches. 
8vo.; 493 pages; maps, Very minor water stain to the top and top fore edge. Volume 2 followning "The Rising Tide". Outstanidng historical Fiction of the US Army at D-Day. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Jimmy Stewart; Bomber Pilot., Smith, Starr -
168 Smith, Starr - Jimmy Stewart; Bomber Pilot.
St Paul MN; Zenith Press; 2005; 1st Edition; Boards Hardback; vg; vg dj; op; 8.75 x 6 x 1 inches. 
8vo.; 287 pages, photos. Very minor cover rubbing. More than a pretty face - with the 445th Bomb Group, 8th Air Force, UK. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Naval Warfare, 1815-1914, Sondhaus, Lawrence -
169 Sondhaus, Lawrence - Naval Warfare, 1815-1914
London; Routledge; 2001; 0415214777 / 9780415214773 1st UK Edition; embossed hardcover, black cloth with silver lette Very good condition; no dust jacket issued; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.25 x 0.75 inches 
op, 263 pages, toc, photos, tables, end of chapter notes, bibliography, index. All European Powers and conflicts discussed in the context of the impact upon ship design. From wood/sail to iron/steam -- the HMS Victory to the MS Dreadnought - Outstanding study. Very Hard to find. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Louis XIV and the Origins of the Dutch War., Sonnino, Paul -
170 Sonnino, Paul - Louis XIV and the Origins of the Dutch War.
US; Cambridge University Press; 1988; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Vg; Dj very good under mylar protection; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x .75 inches; 
226 pages, toc, maps, illus., bibliography, index. The Franco-Dutch War of 1672. scarce. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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The Life Guards;, Stadden, Charles -
171 Stadden, Charles - The Life Guards;
UK; Almark Publications; 1971; First Edition; Hardbound, dust jacket and mylar covering; Very Good; Good dust jacket with Tape stain upper right front corner, scrapes on back of cover; 6x8.5x.75 
Dress and appointments, Many line drawings, color illustrations and many photos. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Mounted Combat in Vietnam., Starry, General Donn A. -
172 Starry, General Donn A. - Mounted Combat in Vietnam.
Washington DC; Department of the Army Washington, D.C,; 1978; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Like new condition; No dj issued; op; 9.5 x 6 x .75 inches; 
8vo - 249 pages, photos, maps, tactical line drawings, great detail. Signed by General Starry - the author. Vietnam Studies. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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The Rogue's March; John Riley and the St. Patrick's Battalion, 1846-48., Stevens, Peter F. -
173 Stevens, Peter F. - The Rogue's March; John Riley and the St. Patrick's Battalion, 1846-48.
Washington DC; Brassey's; 1999; stated 1st Edition; Boards Hardback; as-new; as-new dj; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches. 
8vo.; 344 pages, maps. Obscure Irish history - US Army deserters who fought for the Mexican Army. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Battleship Missouri., Stillwell, Paul -
174 Stillwell, Paul - Battleship Missouri.
Annapolis MD; Naval Institute Press; 1996; 1557507805 / 9781557507808 1st Ed, 1st Printing; cloth Hardback; Very good+ Condition; dust jacket in Very good+ condition under Mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 11.25 x 9 x 1.5 inches. 
4to, toc, 451 pages, b/w photos, tables, detailed line drawings, appendices, notes, sources, index. Great Detail. 
Price: 120.00 USD
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Beirut '82 Arab Stalingrad Simulation., Strategy & Tactics Magazine & Wargame -
175 Strategy & Tactics Magazine & Wargame - Beirut '82 Arab Stalingrad Simulation.
Cambria CA; 3W - S & T; 1989; 1st Edition; Softcover; Good+ Condition with page wrinkling to one page, otherwise very good condition; Out-of-Print; 11 x 8.25 x 0.15 inches. 
Issue Number 126, April-May 1989, 64 page magazine including covers, bound-in rules. GAME - Beirut '82 Arab Stalingrad, 100 single side printed punched counters, 22 x 17 inch map. ABSOLUTELY COMPLETE. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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WW2 Iron Cross, Man to Man Combat on the East Front 1941-42 Simulation., Strategy & Tactics Magazine with War  Game -
176 Strategy & Tactics Magazine with War Game - WW2 Iron Cross, Man to Man Combat on the East Front 1941-42 Simulation.
Cambria CA; 3W - S & T; 1990; 1st Edition; Softcover; Very good condition; Out-of-Print; 11 x 8.25 x 0.15 inches. 
op, S&T Number 132, January-February 1990; 64 pages including covers, Bound in Rules, 200 back printed UNPunched counters, 34 x 22 inch heavy stock color map, rules errata quarter page. ABSOLUTELY COMPLETE. The first page in the mag before the toc has been neatly removed and a coupon was cut out, the remainder of the page is included, otherwise in very good+ condition. This simulation is of urban combat in Russia from the invasion to Stalingrad - one counter represents one man or one weapon - close in tactics. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Gettysburg - A Batllefield Atlas, Symonds, Craig L. -
177 Symonds, Craig L. - Gettysburg - A Batllefield Atlas
US; The Nautical & Aviation Publishing Company of America; 1992; 1st Ed.; hard cover, board; very good; dj very good under mylar protection; op; 10.25 x 7 x .5 inches; Cartography- William J. Clipson; 
8vo - 103 pages, 24 3-color maps, great detail, OB's, tables. Compact but comprehensive volume provides both a narrative history and a cartographic display of the Battle of Gettysburg that makes the events of the engagement both vivid and comprehensible. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Buller's Campaign., Symons, Julian -
178 Symons, Julian - Buller's Campaign.
London; The Cresent Press; 1963; 1st Edition Cloth Hardback; vg; vg dj; op; 8.75 x 6 x 1.25 inches. SIGNED by Dr. Jay Luvaas;
8vo.; 312 pages, photos, maps, illustrations. dj shows minor to moderated soiling and edge wear. SIGNED and blind stamped by former owner, Dr. Jay Luvaas, noted military historian, war college teacher and author. Some of his margin notes in pencil not removed. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Kill the Tsar! Youth and Terrorism in Old Russia., Tessendorf, K.C. -
179 Tessendorf, K.C. - Kill the Tsar! Youth and Terrorism in Old Russia.
New York; Atheneum; 1986; stated 1st Edition; Cloth Hardback vg; vg dj; op; 9.25 x 5.75 x 0.6 inches 
8vo.; photos, illustrations. Youth disruption of society through terrorism. Lessons for today. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Military Uniforms in America Volume IV, The Modern Era - From 1868., The Company of Military Historians -
180 The Company of Military Historians - Military Uniforms in America Volume IV, The Modern Era - From 1868.
US; Presidio Press; 1988; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; Dj, good, edge shelf wear and tear, under mylar protection; op; 11.25 x 8.75 x 1 inches; 
4to - 139 pages, 65 color company of military historian repro plates at narrative. Each plate is accompanied by by a full page of text explanining and describing the evolution of style and material as well as the circumstances and service of the featured unit. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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