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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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42 Macdonald, Lyn 1914 The First Months of Fighting
New YooNew Yoo: Atheneum, 1987 1987 Hardcover Book 
Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. 446 pages, ep maps, maps, photos. Minor edge soiling, minor soiling of front end papers, contents clean, dj shows edge wear and 3-small neat tears, dj under mylar protector. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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1915 The Death of Innocence., Macdonald, Lyn -
43 Macdonald, Lyn - 1915 The Death of Innocence.
New york NY; Henry Holt and Company; 1995; stated 1st Edition; Hardcover; Very good condition; Very good dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.5 x 2 inches. 
625 pages, toc, maps, photos, bibliography, index. Very minor top edge soiling. Outstanding account. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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The Lafayette Escadrille., Mason, Herbert Molly Jr. -
44 Mason, Herbert Molly Jr. - The Lafayette Escadrille.
US; Random House; 1967; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; Dj, very good, under mylar protection; op; 9.75 x 6.5 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 340 pages, maps, photos, tables, Glossary of French/English flying terms. This exciting book presents the full, authoritative story of that "brave band of brothers" who were the first Americans to fight in World War I. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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The Great Military Sieges., Melegari, Vezio -
45 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. -
46 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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Military Fashion, Mollo, John -
47 Mollo, John - Military Fashion
US; G.P. Putnam's Sons; 1972; 1st Edition; hard cover, cloth; very good conditon; dj very good under mylar protection; op; 12 x 8.75 x 1 inches; 
Folio - 240 pages, color photos & illus., By Mollo - outstanding, hard data. Comparative study of the style of the uniforms worn by the six great European standing armies from the seventeenth century to 1914, together with appropriate sections on the United States of America. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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The Making of Strategy - Rulers, States, and War., Murray, Williamson, MacGregor Knox and Alvin Bernstein -
48 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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Admiral Seymour's Expedition & Taku Forts 1900., Narbeth, Colin -
49 Narbeth, Colin - Admiral Seymour's Expedition & Taku Forts 1900.
UK; Privately Printed - Picton Publishing; 1980; 1st Edition; Cloth Hardcover; vg condition; vg dj; op; 8.5 x 6 x 0.5 inches. 
8vo.; 88 pages, photos, tables, maps. very minor edge wear to dj. The British in China - Unusual and very hard to find. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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3 Volumes Railways of the World Series 1895-1940., Nock, O S -
50 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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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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The History of the Welsh Militia and Volunteer Corps - 2 Volumes Complete., Owen, Bryn -
53 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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The Boer War., Pakenham, Thomas -
54 Pakenham, Thomas - The Boer War.
New York; Random House; 1979; Stated 1st US Edition; Cloth Hardcover; as-new; as-new dj; op; 9.5 x 6.5 x 2 inches. 
8vo.; 718 pages, illustrations, photos, ep photos, maps. Definitive modern account. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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The Defeat of Imperial Germany 1917-1918., Paschall, Colonel Rod -
55 Paschall, Colonel Rod - The Defeat of Imperial Germany 1917-1918.
Chapel Hill NC; Algonquin Books; 1989; BOMC Edition Cloth Hardback; vg; vg dj; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches. 
8vo.; 247 pages, maps, photos. Solid account. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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My Experiences in the World War (2 vols)., Pershing, John J. -
56 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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The Yard, Building a Destroyer at the Barh Iron Works., Sanders, Michael S -
57 Sanders, Michael S - The Yard, Building a Destroyer at the Barh Iron Works.
New York; Harper Collins; 1998; 0060192461 / 9780060192464 stated 1st Edition; boards Hardcover with cloth spine; Good with bottom edge remander mark; Very good dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1 inches. 
253 pages, toc, photos. end paper (ep) aerial photo of the Yard, index. The Bath Iron Works has been building ships since the late 19 Century. This book cronicals the construction of a guided missle destroyer DDG-51 as a backdrop to telling the Yard's story. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The War Gases; Chemistry and Analysis - INSCRIBED & SIGNED., Sartori, Dr. Mario -
58 Sartori, Dr. Mario - The War Gases; Chemistry and Analysis - INSCRIBED & SIGNED.
London; J & A Churchill Ltd.; 1943 Cloth Hardback; vg; no dj issued. op; 9/5 x 6.25 x 0.75 inches. Inscribed and signed by the author to an unamed co
8vo.; 360 pages, formula, reactions, laboratory and industrial apparatus, tables. Very minor bump to the top center of the front cover. A chilling analysis that goes well beyond chlorine and phosgene - note that the author was a Chemist in the Italian Chemical Warfare Service. This edition was an English translation of the Second Enlarged Italian Edition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Don Flows Home to the Sea., Sholokhov, Mikhail -
59 Sholokhov, Mikhail - The Don Flows Home to the Sea.
US; Alfred A. Knopf; 1959; Hard cover, cloth Good; Dj good under mylar protection; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x 1.75 inches; 
777 pages, Russian Civil War cocuses on the Don Cossacks, Russian/Soviet author, novel. ex. Library copy with one library stamp on the reverse of the title page, residue on rear inside end paper where the libray date sheet was removed, minor edge soiling, inside front and back cover have tape marks, front and back covers have residual tape marks 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Naval Warfare, 1815-1914, Sondhaus, Lawrence -
60 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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