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WWI (1914-1918)

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1900-1918:WWI (1914-1918)

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The Richardson Light Guard, 1901-1926
1 The Richardson Light Guard, 1901-1926
US; Item Press; 1926; Hard cover, cloth; Very good, edge/shelf wear along corners and binding; No dj issued; op; 9.25 x 6 x .75 inches; 
8vo - 317 pages, photos, rosters, WWI focus, hard to find, frome Wakefield MA. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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VERDUN - An Ilustrated historical Guide.
2 VERDUN - An Ilustrated historical Guide.
Verdun; Les Editions Lorraines Fremont; No Date; Not Indicated; Soft Cover with dust jacket Very Good; very good dj; Out-of-Print; 8.25 x 5.5 x 0.375 inches. 
157 pages plus three rear Nte pages, b/w photos including aerial views, many maps, two color of Verdun. In English. Tragic protroted battle of WW1 in 1916 - the German effort to bleed the French Army white. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Make the Kaiser Dance., Berry, Henry -
3 Berry, Henry - Make the Kaiser Dance.
US; Doubleday & Company, Inc.; 1978; 1st Ed.; hard cover, board/cloth; good; dj good under mylar protection; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo - 455 pages, illus., first person accounts, 24 accounts I.D. by unit. Unique history of World War I, told in very human and intimate terms by one hundred veterans of that "war to end all wars." Coming from diverse backgrounds, and representing all branches of the military - machine gunners, cooks, fliers, infantrymen, and stretcher-bearers - they are the unsung heroes who, as young men, muddled through overwhelming experience of a major war. Very minor top edge soiling, minor dj soiling. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Sir Douglas Haig's Dispatches December 1915 to April 1919., Boraston, CB, Lt-Col J H, Editor -
4 Boraston, CB, Lt-Col J H, Editor - Sir Douglas Haig's Dispatches December 1915 to April 1919.
London; J M Dent & Sons Ltd; 1920; 1st Edition decorative cloth and Map slip case; Good Condition with light water staining to the bottom edge of the covers and spine and bottom 4 inch of the fore edge of pages not affecting the interior; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 3.75 inches - 2 Volumes; 
2-Volumes Complete, Volume 1 is the text volume, 374 pages, toc, maps, b/w photos, index. Volume 2 is the Map Portfolio containing 10 color fold-out maps. Clean ex. library copy with minimal marks, front hinge of Volume 1 has been professionally reinforced with archival tape. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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A Good Idea of Hell - Letters from a Chasseur a Pied., Brown, Joshua -
5 Brown, Joshua - A Good Idea of Hell - Letters from a Chasseur a Pied.
US; Texas A&M University Press College Station; 2003; 1st Ed,; Hard cover, cloth; Very good condition; Dj, very good, under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 221 pages, photos, maps, first person account - WWI. 1st Edition. Echoing from the mountainous Vosges front of WWI come the rare accounts of an elite French foot solider - A chasseur a pied. Robert Pellissier's diary and his letters to relatives in America show a panorama of this ghastly war. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Zeppelins Over England., Buttlar, Von -
6 Buttlar, Von - Zeppelins Over England.
UK; George G. Harrap & Co. LTD.; 1931; 1st English Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Very good, aging stains on pages; No dj issued; op; 8.25 x 5.5 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo - 231 pages, photos, 1st person German Account. 1st English Edition. Evidence of very slight moisture staining to the bottom spine edge, minor foxing on first few pages. Very hard to find. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Who Killed the Red Baron?, Carisella, P.J. & James W. Ryan -
7 Carisella, P.J. & James W. Ryan - Who Killed the Red Baron?
US; Daedalus Publishing Co.; 1969; 1st Edition; hard cover, cloth; very good; lacks issued dj; op; 9 x 6.25 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 254 pages, maps, line drawings, photos, illus., exhaustive. No individual alive today, including the Baron's surviving brother, Baron Karl Bolko von Richthofen, is more interested and more determined in unearthing the true facts about the twenty-five years the Baron strode the earth, rode to the hunt, stalked his aerial prey, and crached to his death atop Corbie Hill. 
Price: 32.00 USD
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Q-Ships and Their Story., Chatterton, E. Keble -
8 Chatterton, E. Keble - Q-Ships and Their Story.
US; Naval Insitute Press; 1972; 1st Ed.; hard cover, cloth; very good; dj good under mylar protection; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 276 pages, charts, maps, line drawings, photos. Artfully disguised steamers and sailing ships were to become familiar in the harbours of Berehaven and Queenstown. Armament and crew were as varied as the ships themselves, the former consisting of 3pdr., 6pdr. and 12pdr, quick-firing guns, depth chargers, machine guns and rifles. The officers and men were representative of every type of seaman from the Royal Navy, both active and retired R.N.R, R.N.V.R., merchant seamen, fishermen and peacetime yachtsmen. Dj chipped on top, bottom and spine, former owners name and date neatly printed in ink on outside front end paper. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The World Crisis 1915., Churchill, RT Hon. Winston, First Lord of the Admiralty 1911 to 1915 -
9 Churchill, RT Hon. Winston, First Lord of the Admiralty 1911 to 1915 - The World Crisis 1915.
NY; Charles Scriner's Sons; 1923; 1st Edition; Cloth hardback; Fair condition - Reading Copy - bottom edge water staining and light bottom edge page wrinkling; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 9 x 6.5 x 1.75 inches. 
8vo; Volume 2 of 'The World Crisis' (WW1) set, 578 pages, maps, facsmile of Admiralty letter. This volume focuses upon the North Sea actions and the Gallipoli / Dardanelles campaign which removed Churchill as the First Lord of the Admiralty. Fair condition with moderate bottom edge water staining light page wrinkling; also minor spotting to the front cover and a few rough cut pages to the top edge, otherwise clean and neat. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The World Crisis (Vol 4), Churchill, Winston S. -
10 Churchill, Winston S. - The World Crisis (Vol 4)
NY; Charles Scribner's Sons; 1955; 1st Edition thus, Reprint of 1927 Edition; Hard cover, cloth; Good+ with evidence of bottom edge water staining not evident on pages; Dj, good+, under mylar protection shows back cover dj light wrinkling; 8.5 x 5.75 x 1.5 inches, 
8vo, 322 pages,toc, maps, photos, charts, index. July 1918 to Armistice. Volume 4 of 4. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The World Crisis 1911-1918 - 2 Volumes Complete., Churchill, Winston S. -
11 Churchill, Winston S. - The World Crisis 1911-1918 - 2 Volumes Complete.
London; Odhams Press Limited; 1938; 1st Edition thus; Cloth Hardcover; vg; no dj issued; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x 4 inches. 
Decorative Boards. 2-Volume edition. Volume 1 - 718 pages, frontis photo of Churchill as First Lord of the Admiralty, maps, appendices. Spine moderately sun faded. Volume 2 - to page 1477, maps, appendices. Mark on bottom edge of Volume 2. Both volumes have minor fore and bottom edge wear, soiling. Volume 2 has a 1 inch green mark on the bottom edge. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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The World Crisis 1916-1918; 2 Volumes., Churchill, Winston S. -
12 Churchill, Winston S. - The World Crisis 1916-1918; 2 Volumes.
New York; Charles Scribners Sons; 1927; 1st Edition; Hardcover; Good condition with bottom edge damp staining to the bottom edge of Volume 2; minor top edge chipping at the spine; no dust jacket issued; op; 
Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - 2 VOLUMES - Volume 1 - 302 pages, maps, tables, appendices, fold-out table and two color map of Jutland. Volume 2 - 319 pages plus index, maps, fold-out color map, chart, graph, letters. Both volumes show minor rubbing and small top edge rips (sixteenth of an inch). 
Price: 120.00 USD
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The Battle of Cambrai., Cooper, Bryan -
13 Cooper, Bryan - The Battle of Cambrai.
US; Stein and Day; 1968; 1st US Edition; Hard cover, board/cloth; Very good; Dj good under mylar protection; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 243 pages, maps, photos, tables. A gripping story of tank history, from the first difficulties in making the machines to their unweildy debut in Cambrai-and the final acceptance of them by die-hard, old-line cavalry officers who learned slowly and painfully that the horse had been forever replaced in battle by armoured cavalry on wheels and track. Moderate sunning of dj spine, jacket rear shows wrinkling and tears now protected under mylar. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Zeppelins of World War I., Cross, Wilbur -
14 Cross, Wilbur - Zeppelins of World War I.
UK; I.B. Tauris & Co. Ltd; 1991; 1st Edition; hard cover, cloth very good; dj vg under mylar protection; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x .75 inches; 
220 pages, diagrams, photos, glossary. Details the German Naval Airship Division's (Luftschiffe) history, the psychological horrors of its bombing attacks on London, and the zeppelin's ultimate failure to remain a wartime vehicle or peacetime transport. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Sir Douglas Haig's Command - Dec 1915 - Nov 1918; 2 Volumes Complete., Dewar, George A. B. -
15 Dewar, George A. B. - Sir Douglas Haig's Command - Dec 1915 - Nov 1918; 2 Volumes Complete.
Boston; Houghton Mifflin Company; 1923; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; No dj issued, under plastic protection; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1.5 inches, 
8vo, 2 VOLUMES - 414 & 375 pages; fold-out maps. Author was assisted by Lieut.-Col. J.H. Boraston, C.B. Very good condition with sun fading of the spine, shelf rubbing on the bottom edge and minor chipping to the top of the spine 
Price: 60.00 USD
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The Yanks are Coming - The Story of General John J Pershing., Editors of the Army Times;
16 Editors of the Army Times; The Yanks are Coming - The Story of General John J Pershing.
New York NY; The Army Times Publishing Company - G P Putnam's Sons; 1960; 1st Edition; Cloth hardback; Very good condition; Good + dj with spine sun fading and minor rubbing under mylar protector; Out-of-Print; 10.25 x 7.5 x 1 inches. 
182 pages, ep division patches, toc, b/w photos, bibliography. The first General of the Army since Grant, maintain the integrety of the US Army under pressure to parcel out units to British and French armies. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Over The Top - Great Battles. of the First World War, Evans, Martin Marix -
17 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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Wings in the Night., Fitch, Willis S. -
18 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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A Storm in Flanders - The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918., Groom, Winston -
19 Groom, Winston - A Storm in Flanders - The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918.
US; Atlantic Monthly Press; 2002; 1st Editon; Hard cover, cloth/board As new; Dj as new under mylar protection; op; 9.25 x 6.25 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 276 pages, ep maps, maps, photos, great detail. Full title - A Storm in Flanders - The Ypres Salient, 1914-1918 - Tragedy and Triumph on the Western Front. History of the four-year battle of Ypres. As the engagement degenerated into relentless attrition, the salient became a gigantic corpse factory where hundreds of thousands of men - including Americans - died for gains that were measured in mere yards. To break the stalemate, the high commands on both sides over the years debuted and refined some of history's most terrifying weapons and tactics: poison gas, flamethrowers, tanks, stupendous underground mines, air strikes, and the unspeakable misery of trench warfare. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Stormtroop Tactics: Innovation in the German Army, 1914-1918, Gudmundsson, Bruce I. -
20 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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