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1900-1918
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Over The Top - Great Battles. of the First World War, Evans, Martin Marix -
21 Evans, Martin Marix - Over The Top - Great Battles. of the First World War
Edison, NJ; Chartwell Books, Inc.; 2002; 78581633X 1st Edition; Hard cover, board; As new; dj as new under mylar protection; Out-of-Print; 8 x 5.5 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 240 pages, maps realities of trench warfare. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Memories., Fisher, Lord - Admiral of the Fleet
22 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. -
23 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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Bayonets to Lhasa - The First Rull Account of the British Invasion of Tibet in 1904., Fleming, Peter -
24 Fleming, Peter - Bayonets to Lhasa - The First Rull Account of the British Invasion of Tibet in 1904.
UK; Rupert Hart-Davis; 1961; 1st UK Ed., Second one ip; Hard cover, cloth; Good; Dj good under mylar protection; op; 8.75 x 5.5 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 319 pages, photos, illus., period engravings, maps, great detail, tables - charts, Brits & Asia 1904. The British advance to Lhasa in Tibet in 1904, is marked by the descriptive power, impartiality, attention to detail and careful judgements that we have come to expect. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Life of Field-Marshall Sir John French, First Earl of Ypres, French, Major the Hon. Gerald -
25 French, Major the Hon. Gerald - The Life of Field-Marshall Sir John French, First Earl of Ypres
UK; Cassell and Company, Limited; 1931; 1st Ed; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; No dj issued; op; 9.5 x 6 x 1.75 inches; 
8vo - 431 pages, ex lib, photos, 50 yrs of British Military History. 1st Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Stormtroop Tactics: Innovation in the German Army, 1914-1918, Gudmundsson, Bruce I. -
26 Gudmundsson, Bruce I. - Stormtroop Tactics: Innovation in the German Army, 1914-1918
US; Praeger; 1989; 1st Ed; Hard cover, board; Like new; Dj, very good, under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 210 pages, maps, unit organization chart, great detail - hard to find. 1st Edition. This book presents the first detailed account of the evolution of stormtroop tactics available in English. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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The SA - A Historical Perspective., Halcomb, Jill -
27 Halcomb, Jill - The SA - A Historical Perspective.
Columbia SC; Crown/Agincourt; 1985; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; Dj, very good, under mylar protection; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x .5 inches; 
8vo - 277 pages, photos, line drawings, great detail. 1st Edition. The only full-length history of the SA available in English. It breaks new ground in it's study of the Sturmabteilung's major role in the development and survival of the NSDAP, and its subsquent part in the life of the The Third Reich. Bery hard to find. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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Historical Record of the 14th (King's) Hussars 1715-1900., Hamilton, Colonial Henry Blackburne -
28 Hamilton, Colonial Henry Blackburne - Historical Record of the 14th (King's) Hussars 1715-1900.
US; Schiffer Publishing Ltd.; 1997; Reprint of 1001 Ed.; Hard cover, decorative cloth; Vg condition; Dj vg under mylar protection; op; 10.5 x 7.25 x 2 inches; 
4to - 632 pages, maps, illus., color, tables, comprehensive. One of the most distinguished regiments in the British cavalry with battle honors earned in the Peninsular War, Punjab, Persia, Central India, and South Africa. This complete history is presented chronologically and details of the commanders, operations and uniforms from 1715-1900. very minor edge soiling and light moisture wrinkling to the top fore edge corner of the last 50 pages. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Operations of War: Explanined and Illustrated., Hamley, Sir Edward Bruce -
29 Hamley, Sir Edward Bruce - The Operations of War: Explanined and Illustrated.
UK; William Blackwood and Sons; 1909; 1907, New 6th Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Good; No dj issued; op; 10 x 7 x 2 inches; 
4to - 425 pages, maps - many fold-outs, 6 pocket maps complete, great detail. Military lessons learned from the Napoleonic Wars, Franco-Prussian War and Russo Japanese War. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Science of War - A Collection of Essays and Lectures 1891-1903., Henderson, Col. G.F.R., C.B. -
30 Henderson, Col. G.F.R., C.B. - The Science of War - A Collection of Essays and Lectures 1891-1903.
US; Longmans, Green, and Co.; 1901; 4th Ed.; hard cover, cloth; good; No dj issued; op; 9 x 5.75 x 1.75 inches; 
8vo - 442 pages, maps, large fold-out maps, excellent study. Some fading on front, top cover; spine moderately sun faded, minor edge foxing. By the author of Stonewall Jackson with focus in this work on key lessons from the ACW. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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A History of the Arab Peoples., Hourani, Albert -
31 Hourani, Albert - A History of the Arab Peoples.
US; MJF Books; 1991; 1st Ed.; hard cover, cloth/board; as new; dj as new under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1.75 inches; 
8vo - 551 pages, many maps, great history that impacts today. Despite the turmoil of Arab nationalism and fundamentalism, Middle Eastern wars, and oil crises, the history of the Arab world has been little known and poorly understood in the West. Hourani describes how the new religion of Islam created far-flung Arab Muslin world that embraces lands reaching from the shores of the Atlantic to Iraq and the Indian Ocean. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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32 Howard-Smith, Captain Logan. - Earl Kitchner and the Great War
Canada; The John C. Winston CO., Limited; 1916; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; No dj issued; op; 8.50 x 6 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 440 pages, photos/illus., maps, color frontis map, written after Kitchner's death at sea. Embossed Cover. The Heroic Career of One Whose Memory Will Live as Long as The British Empire including A Comprehensive Story of the Battles and Great Events of the World War. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Military Architecture., Hughes, Quentin -
33 Hughes, Quentin - Military Architecture.
US; St. Martin's Press; 1974; 1st Ed.; hard cover, board; very good; dj good under mylar protection; op; 9.75 x 9.25 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 256 pages, photos, illus., detailed line drawings, great detail. The history of buildings from the fortresses of ancient Greece up to the twentieth-century Maginot line. Dj torn and chipped on top back cover. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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The U.S. Marines and Amphibious War., Isley, Jeter A. and Philip A. Crowl -
34 Isley, Jeter A. and Philip A. Crowl - The U.S. Marines and Amphibious War.
US; Princeton University Press; 1951; 1st Edition; hard cover, cloth; good; lacks issued dj issued; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo - 636 pages, photos, maps, an outstanding study. Theory and its practice in the Pacific. Former owners name and Princeton '51 neatly inscribed in ink on the front inside endpaper. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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The Arab World - Past, Present, and Future., Izzeddin, Nejla -
35 Izzeddin, Nejla - The Arab World - Past, Present, and Future.
US; Henry Regnery Company; 1953; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth; Good; Lacks issued dj; op; 9.75 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches; 
412 pages, photos, nation by nation view, great background. Minor bottom edge sunning of front cover. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Military Uniforms of the World in Color., Kannik, Preben;
36 Kannik, Preben; Military Uniforms of the World in Color.
US; MacMillan; 1968; First US Edition; hardbound, dust jacket, mylar cover; Very Good; Very Good; 5.5x7.5x1 Kannik, Preben illustrator; Jay Luvaas name and Library boss stamp
512 color uniform pictures, includes excellent narrative. Owned by Dr.Jay Luvaas - miliary author and historian. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Fortress America - The Forts that Defended America, 1600 to the Present., Kaufmann, J E & H W Kaufmann -
37 Kaufmann, J E & H W Kaufmann - Fortress America - The Forts that Defended America, 1600 to the Present.
Cambridge. MA; Da Capo Press; 2004; 0306812940 / 9780306812941 1st Edition; Hard cover; Very good Condition with two tiny spots on the fore edge; Very good+ dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 10.25 x 7.25 x 1.25 inches. 
416 pages, toc, b/w photos, detailed line drawings, maps, tables, index. The role of Fortifications in American History. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Flying Years, Keith, C.H. -
38 Keith, C.H. - Flying Years
London UK; John Hamilton LTD.; undated but 1937; Special Edition for the Aviation book Club; decorative cloth hardback; Good condition; Lacks issued dj; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo, 315 pages, photos, fold-out maps, light bottom edge stain that extends to 0.5 inch on the rear cover bottom edgei, light perimeter foxing. British WWI flyer in the Middle East. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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The Decision to Intervene (Vol 2)., Kennan, George -
39 Kennan, George - The Decision to Intervene (Vol 2).
London; Faber and Faber; 1958; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth; Very good condition; Dj, very good, few small stains, under mylar protection; op; 8.75 x 5.5 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 513 pages, maps, photos, US/UK in Russia 1918-1919, excellent analysis. This volume of Mr.Kennan's brilliant and detailed study of Soviet-American relations deals with the period between the conclusion of the Brest Litovsk Treaty in March 1918 and the despatch of American forces to North Russia and Siberia in the late summer of that year. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Sea Warfare., Kipling, Rudyard -
40 Kipling, Rudyard - Sea Warfare.
UK; Macmillan and Co., Limited; 1916; 1st UK Ed.; hard cover, cloth; good; no dj issued, book under myler protection; op; 7.5 x 5.25 x .75 inches; 
8vo - 222 pages, WWI, contemporary account. Book cover shows slight rubbing on cover and spine, under clear plastic protector, former owners name neatly written on front inside endpaper, brief gift inscription on reverse of inside end paper. The British Fleet from 1915 through Jutland, 1916. Rare Kipling history, based upon his observations - hard to find. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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