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Military Architecture., Hughes, Quentin -
61 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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Edouard Detaille, l'heoisme d'un siecle., Humbert, Jean -
62 Humbert, Jean - Edouard Detaille, l'heoisme d'un siecle.
Paris; Copernic; 1979 2859840338 / 9782859840334 First Edition; glossy laminated boards, white on red; Very good condition Very good dust jacket with minor edge chipping under mylar protector; Outof-Print; 8vo - 10 x 9 x 0.5 inches; Edouard Detaille 
95 pages; b/w photos and illustrations; 48 pages in color of Detaille's paintings of the First and Second Empire. The author is the Conservateur au Musee de l'Armee in Paris. Text in French. The former owner neatly signed and dated the front inside end paper. Outstanding study of the Official Artist to the French Army at the turn of the 20th Century. 
Price: 48.00 USD
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The Arrow War; An Anglo-Chinese Confusion 1856-60., Hurd, Douglas -
63 Hurd, Douglas - The Arrow War; An Anglo-Chinese Confusion 1856-60.
New York; Macmillan Company; 1967; stated 1st US Edition; Cloth Hardcover; vg; vg dj; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x 1 inches. 
8vo.; 254 pages, maps, photos, illustrations. Excess glue shading of red cloth, signed by former owner on front inside endpaper. The HMS Arrow and Imperialist War in China. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Arab World - Past, Present, and Future., Izzeddin, Nejla -
64 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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Tattered Ensign-The Story of America's Most Famous Fighting Frigate, USS Constitution., Jennings, John -
65 Jennings, John - Tattered Ensign-The Story of America's Most Famous Fighting Frigate, USS Constitution.
New York; Thomas Y. Crowell Company; 1966; 1st Edition; Hardcover, cloth; vg; dj good+; op; 8.5 x 6 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo.; 290 pages; illusrations, photos. dj showsedge wear with spine chipping and small tears. This is an account of the entire life of this legendary frigate. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Military Uniforms of the World in Color., Kannik, Preben;
66 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 -
67 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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Marching to the Drums, From the Kabul Massacre to the Siege of Mafikeng Frst Person Accounts., Knight, Ian -
68 Knight, Ian - Marching to the Drums, From the Kabul Massacre to the Siege of Mafikeng Frst Person Accounts.
London & Mechanicsburg PA; Greenhill Books & Stackpole; 1999; 1853673722 / 9781853673726 1st Edition; Cloth Hardback; Very good condition Very Good dj under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.5 x 1 inches. 
Complete title -- Marching to the Drums Eyewitness Accounts of War from the Kabul Massacre to the Siege of Mafikeng. 303 pages, toc, illustrated, maps, index. British small wars and misadventures during the 19th Century written by a master historian. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Buffalo Gordon - The Extrodinary Life and Times of Buffalo Gordon-from Louisiana Slave to Buffalo Soldier., Lewis, J. P. Sinclair -
69 Lewis, J. P. Sinclair - Buffalo Gordon - The Extrodinary Life and Times of Buffalo Gordon-from Louisiana Slave to Buffalo Soldier.
New York; Forge Book; 2001; stated 1st Edition; Boards Hardcover; vg; as new dj; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x 1.5 inches. 
First Edition. 8vo - 480 pages, Historical fiction about a runaway slave in the 9th US Cavalry - the Buffalo Soldiers, by the grandson of Sinclair Lewis. Small dent in bottom edge of front cover and minor stain on bottom edge (not a remainder mark). 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Coup D'Etat A Practical Handbook., Luttwak, Edward -
70 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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The Spanish American Revolution, 1808-1826., Lynch, John -
71 Lynch, John - The Spanish American Revolution, 1808-1826.
New York; W.W. Norton & Co.; 1973; 1st Edition; Cloth Hardback; vg condition; vg dj; op; 8.5 x 6 x 1.5 inches. 
8vo.; 431 pages, maps. All edge spotting and small stains, minor spotting on ep, interior clean and neat. The South and Central American Revolutions of Unification and Freedom from Europe. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The South African Campaign of 1879., Mackinnon, J.P. & S.H. Shadbolt -
72 Mackinnon, J.P. & S.H. Shadbolt - The South African Campaign of 1879.
London/PA; Greenhill/Stackpole Books; 1995; 1st Edition thus; Cloth Hardcover; as-new; as-new dj; op; 10.75 x 8 x 1.25 inches. Singed letter by Lionel Leventhal;
4to.; 397 pages, photos, tables, large fold out rear map. Reprint of 1880 Edition. Officer/unit histories during the Zulu War. Great Detail. Includes publisher signed letter to former owner. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Canadians on the Nile, 1882-1898., MacLaren, Roy -
73 MacLaren, Roy - Canadians on the Nile, 1882-1898.
Vancover BC; University of British Columbia Press; 1978; 1st Edition; Cloth Hardcover; vg; vg dj; op; 
First Edition. 8vo - 184 pages, illus., photos, maps. Very minor small top edge stains. Focus on Kartoum Relief Expedition and Dongolay Campaigns. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Problem of Asia and Its Influence on International Policies., Mahan, Alfred T., Captain, USN -
74 Mahan, Alfred T., Captain, USN - The Problem of Asia and Its Influence on International Policies.
Boston MA; Little, Brown & Co.; 1900; 1st Edition; Decorative Embossed Cloth Hardback; vg; no dj issued; op; 8 x 5.5 x 1.25 inches. 
8vo.; 233 pages plus 6 pages of ads for other Mahan books; fold out map. Very good condition with minor cover rubbing and edge bumping, former owners nautical book plate laid in on front inside board endpaper, the embossed US trun of the Century BB is sharp and clean. Beautiful book with relavence to today. Very hard-to-find. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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The Imperial Frontier in the Tropics 1855-75., Mcintyre, W. David -
75 Mcintyre, W. David - The Imperial Frontier in the Tropics 1855-75.
London; Macmillan Company; 1967; 1st Edition; Cloth hardback; vg; vg dj; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1.25 inches. 
8vo.; 421 pages, maps, tables. dj shows minor edge wear and price clipped, signed by the former owner with personal library index number on front inside end paper. A look of the british Military on the fringe of their empire. Outstanding study and hard-to-find. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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The Great Military Sieges., Melegari, Vezio -
76 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. -
77 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 -
78 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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Strategy; Its Theory and Application: The Wars for German Unification, 1866-1871 PLUS Extracts from Moltke's Correspondence Pertaining to the War 1870-71. 3-Books in One., Moltke, Helmuth Karl Bernhard -
79 Moltke, Helmuth Karl Bernhard - Strategy; Its Theory and Application: The Wars for German Unification, 1866-1871 PLUS Extracts from Moltke's Correspondence Pertaining to the War 1870-71. 3-Books in One.
US; Greenwood Press, Publishers; 1971; 2nd Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Very good condition; No dj issued; op; 8.75 x 5.5 x 1 inches; 
8vo - Unusual 3-Volumes bound together for West Point Cadets. (1) Strategy; Its Theory and Application: The Wars for German Unification, 1866-1871 - 74 pages, tables; Bound with (2)Moltke's Correspondence during the Campaign of 1866 Against Austria with Preface by Spenser Wilkinson - 86 pages with 4 fould out maps Bound with Extracts from Moltke's Correspondence Pertaining to the War 1870-71 translated by Harry Bell - 229 pages, large rear pocket map. Hard to find reprints of 1907/1911 publications. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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Maritime History of Massachusetts 1783-1860., Morison, Smauel Eliot -
80 Morison, Smauel Eliot - Maritime History of Massachusetts 1783-1860.
Cambridge MA; Riverside Press; 1921; 1st Edition; Decorative Cloth Hardcover; vg; no dj issued; op; 
First Edition. 8vo.; 401 pages, illus., photos, 2-ep maps. White lettering and illustration on blue cloth cover and spine shows some rubbing. An early work by the author of the US Navy in WW2. Hard to find. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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