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1689-1792
   -French & Indian War (1754-1763)
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Coup D'Etat A Practical Handbook., Luttwak, Edward -
41 Luttwak, Edward - Coup D'Etat A Practical Handbook.
NY; Alfred A Knopf 1969 Stated 1st US Edition; title blind stamped on black cloth hardback; Very good condition; good dj under mylar protector, vertical fold line along front flyleaf edge, minor tear to front cover top edge, minor soiling; Out-of-Print; 7.5 x 5 x 1 inches. 
209 pages, tables figures, graphs, diagrams. A "How-to-Book" regarding the initiation a 'successful' Coup d'Etat based upon the lessons from history. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Washington., Madison, Lucy Foster -  Illustrated by Frank E. Schoonover
42 Madison, Lucy Foster - Illustrated by Frank E. Schoonover Washington.
New York; Hampton Publishing Company; 1925; 1st Edition; Hardcover, decorative cloth; Very good; very good with minor spine soiling and chipping under mylar protector; 9.5 x 7.5 x 1.75 inches Frank E. Schoonover -; 
8vo - 399 pages, 6 Schoonover full page color plates, bump to mid fore edge of the front cover. A beautful book. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The Battle-Fields of Germany - From the Outbreak of the Thirth-Years' War to the Battle of Blenheim. -- Dr Jay Luvaas Signed and Stamped Copy., Malleson, CSI, Colonel G B -
43 Malleson, CSI, Colonel G B - The Battle-Fields of Germany - From the Outbreak of the Thirth-Years' War to the Battle of Blenheim. -- Dr Jay Luvaas Signed and Stamped Copy.
Westport CT; Greenwood Press, Publishers; 1971 1st Edition thus, Reprint of 1884 Edition; Decorative embosed cloth, West Point Emblem; Very good condition; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1 inches; Signed by Jay Luvaas;
8vo, 360 pages plus rear folding map of the field of Blenheim, reverse side maps of Germany, toc, index. Blind stamp and signature of Jay Luvaas on the front inside end paper. Dr. Luvaas was an insturctor at the Army War College and the author of 3 dozen books on 18th and 19th Century warfare - one of a kind. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Quiberon Bay., Marcus, Geoffrey -
44 Marcus, Geoffrey - Quiberon Bay.
Barre MA; Barre Publishing Co.; 1966; stated 1st US Edition; Decorative cloth Hardback; vg+; vg+ dj; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x 1 inches 
8vo.; 212 pages; tables, maps, fleet OB's. minor bottom of spine bumping. Hard to find account of the decisive British naval victory over the French in the 7-Years War. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Oxford History of the British Empire - The Eighteenth Century., Marshall, P.J. -
45 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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The Great Military Sieges., Melegari, Vezio -
46 Melegari, Vezio - The Great Military Sieges.
NY; Thomas Y. Crowell Company; 1972; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth Very good; Dj good under mylar protection; 12 x 9.25 x 1 inches; 
Folio - 251 pages, illus., photos, much color. dj has creasing on top front inside flap. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The Rise of Radicalism - The Social Psychology of Messianic Extremism., Methvin, Eugene H. -
47 Methvin, Eugene H. - The Rise of Radicalism - The Social Psychology of Messianic Extremism.
US; Arlington House; 1973; 1st Edition; hard cover, board; very good condition; dj good under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 2 inches; 
8vo - 584 pages, a study of the assessment of political extremes leading to terror and revolution - from the era of the French Revolution to the present. some chipping and tearing on dj with minor soiling to the back of dj. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Glorious Cause, The American Revolution, 1763-1789., Middlekauff, Robert -
48 Middlekauff, Robert - The Glorious Cause, The American Revolution, 1763-1789.
New York; Oxford University Press; 1982; Hardcover, cloth; Very good conditon; Very good with minor dj edge rubbing and chipping; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.25 x 2 inches; 
696 pages, toc, maps, illus., bibliographical notes, index. Considered by many as one of the best recent one volume accounts. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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The Letters and Dispatches of John Churchill, First Duke of Marlborough from 1702 to 1712 - 5 Volumes COMPLETE., Murray, Sir George -
49 Murray, Sir George - The Letters and Dispatches of John Churchill, First Duke of Marlborough from 1702 to 1712 - 5 Volumes COMPLETE.
New York; Greenwood Press; 1968; First Thus Edition; Decorative Cloth; Very Good; No Dust Jackets issued; Out-of-Print: 9.25 x 6.25 x 8.25 inches (5 volumes) 
op, 1968, 5-VOLUMES, 8vo, complete limited reprint of 1845 Edition, 614, 704, 720, 724 and 750 pages, West Point Library Series; Hardback, no dust jackets issued, grey cloth with gilt West Point Crest on the front cover of each volume, gilt title lettering on a black background on spine, frontis illustration of the Duke in Volume 1, former owners blind name stamp on the front inside end paper of each volume - Dr. Jay Luvaas - military historian and author. Very good to near mint condition with the exception of very minor bottom edge shelf wear and edge soiling. EXTRA POSTAGE NEEDED. 
Price: 500.00 USD
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The Making of Strategy - Rulers, States, and War., Murray, Williamson, MacGregor Knox and Alvin Bernstein -
50 Murray, Williamson, MacGregor Knox and Alvin Bernstein - The Making of Strategy - Rulers, States, and War.
US; Cambridge University Press; 1995; Paperback Verg good condition; no dj issued; ip; 8.5 x 5.75 x 1.5 inches; 
680 pages, consists of seventeen case studies, all using a common interpretive framework, ranging from fifth-century Athens and Ming China to Hitler's Germany, Israel, and the post-1945 United States. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Military Uniforms, 1686-1918, North, Rene -
51 North, Rene - Military Uniforms, 1686-1918
US; Grosset & Dunlap; 1970; hard cover, decorative cloth; good; dj good under mylar protection; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x .75 inches; 
8vo - 159 pages, color illus. Set against two and a half centuries of battles and campaigns, the magnificent uniforms of infantry and cavalry, dragoons and lancers of more than thirty countries are described and illustrated in detail. Small aging spots on edges and some pages. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Military uniforms, 1686-1918-, North, Renee;
52 North, Renee; Military uniforms, 1686-1918-
Grosset & Dunlap; 1970; Hardbound, dust jacket with mylar covering Very good condition; Very Good dust jacket; 6x8.5x1; Berry, John; 
many color illustrations, good summary of uniforms over the time period. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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White Savage-William Johnson and the Invention of America., O'Toole, Fintan -
53 O'Toole, Fintan - White Savage-William Johnson and the Invention of America.
London; Faber and Faber; 2005; 1st Edition; Hardcover, boards; vg+ codition; vg+ dj under mylar protector; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1.5 inches. 
8vo.; 402 pages; maps, color illustrations. French & Indian War in upstate NY. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The History of the Welsh Militia and Volunteer Corps - 2 Volumes Complete., Owen, Bryn -
54 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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Captain Kidd and the War Against the Pirates., Ritchie, Robert C. -
55 Ritchie, Robert C. - Captain Kidd and the War Against the Pirates.
US; Harvard University Press; 1986; trade paperback; Very good; no dj issued; op; 9 x 6 x 1 inches; 
8vo -304 pages, illus., abscure info. William "Captain" Kidd (c. 1645 May 23, 1701) 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Frederick the Great., Ritter, Gerhard -
56 Ritter, Gerhard - Frederick the Great.
Berkeley CA; University of California Press; 1970; Second Printing; Cloth Hardcover; very good+ condition; vg dj under mylar protector; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1 inches. Translated with Introduction by Peter Paret; 
8v0.; 207 pages; frontis illustration. An outstanding biography of the man originally published in German in 1954 - a must for the student of Frederick. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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From Flintlock to Rifle - Infantry Tactics, 1740-1866., Ross, Steven -
57 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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His Britannic Majesty's Army in Germany during the Seven Years War., Savory, Lieut.-General Sir Reginald -
58 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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The French and Indian War 1754-1763., Schwartz, Seymore L. -
59 Schwartz, Seymore L. - The French and Indian War 1754-1763.
New York; Simon & Schuster; 1994; 1st Edition; oblong paper back; very good conditon; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 7 x 10 x 0.625 inches; 
177 pages, toc, maps, illustrations, bibliography, index. Solid account of the war. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Brutal Virtue, the Myth and Reality of Banastre Tarleton., Scotti Jr., Anthony J -
60 Scotti Jr., Anthony J - Brutal Virtue, the Myth and Reality of Banastre Tarleton.
Bowie, MD; Heritage Books Inc.; 2002; 0788420992 / 9780788420993 heavy stock square back trade papervack; Very Good Condition; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 8.25 x 5.5 x 0.75 inches. 
302 pages, toc, illustration, uniform b/w photo, maps, bibliography, index. This History tries to set the record straight about Tarleton - was he the brutal killer in legend - mayth or fact? 
Price: 18.00 USD
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