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Zeppelins Over England., Buttlar, Von -
1 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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Victory oat Sea, FLATTOPS., Douglas, Christopher -
2 Douglas, Christopher - Victory oat Sea, FLATTOPS.
New York; Rutledge Book; 1961; 1st Edition; Softcover; Good conditon with a stray mark and rubbing of the front cover and a small 1/2 inch chip on the back cover at the spins and a light diagonal fold line at the bottom fore edge corner, otherwise clean and neat; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 8 x 5.25 x 0.2 inches. 
64 pages plus covers; many b/w WW2 era photos. Fleet Carriers decided the Pacific War. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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German Airborne Troops., Edwards, Rogers -
3 Edwards, Rogers - German Airborne Troops.
UK; Doubleday & Company, Inc.; 1974; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; Dj, very good, shelf wear;tears along top and bottom edges and binding,under mylar protection; op; 9 x 6.5 x .5 inches; Macdonald Illustrated War Studies; 
8vo - 156 pages. 1st Edition. Foreword by Generaloberst Kurt Student. The first full length study, and certainly the most comprehensive account so far published in any language, of the parachute and airlanding troops, Fallschirmjager, of the Third Reich. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Glantz, David M. - Companion to Colossus Reborn - Key Documents and Statistics
US; University Press of Kansas; 2005; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; No dj issued; op; 9.25 x 6 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 309 pages, great detail, tables. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Hirschfeld, The Story of a U-boat NCO 1940-1946., Hirschfeld, Wolfgang. -
5 Hirschfeld, Wolfgang. - Hirschfeld, The Story of a U-boat NCO 1940-1946.
UK; Leo Cooper; 1996; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; Dj, very good, under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 253 pages, ep map, photos, line drawings of U-boat, First person account. The Story of a U-boat NCO 1940-1946 As told to Geoffrey Brooks by Wolfgang Hirschfeld. 
Price: 33.00 USD
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Jane's Fighting Ships - 1941., Jane, Fred T -
6 Jane, Fred T - Jane's Fighting Ships - 1941.
New York; Macmillan Co.; 1942; 1st Edition Blue cloth Hardcover with title blind stamp as is Very good condition with age browning of the page perimeter-two small stains on rear cover; light 3 inch diagonal fold lines at the fore edge top corner of the last few pages; otherwise clean, neat and solid. no dust jacket issue; Out-of-Print. oblong 8.5 x 13 x 1.5 inches. 
op, 1942 1st Edition; 529 pages plus front and rear full page ads for equipment and services, toc, deck and water-line illustrations, photos, tables. This book is a classic of World War 2 era ships at the outbreak of the war. This is a true First Edition, not a reprint. The level of ship-specific detail provided sets the standard for all other references. Of particular interest is what was 'know and unknown' about the Japanese and German Navies. Clearly the axis major powers tried to keep some secrets (and probably the other world powers as well). 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Angels Bulldogs & Dragons the 355th Fighter Group in World War II., Marshall, Bill -
7 Marshall, Bill - Angels Bulldogs & Dragons the 355th Fighter Group in World War II.
Mesa, AZ; Champlin Fighter Museum; 1984; 0912173025 / 9780912173023 1st Edition; Square Back Soft Cover; Very good Condition; no dust jacket issued; Out-of-Print; 12 x 9 x 0.5 inches. 
op 178 pages plus heavy stock color covers; toc; b/w photos, tables; appendices. Great detail including pilot claimed victories. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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8 McMahon, John R. - The Wright Brothers Fathers of Flight
US; Little, Brown, and Company; 1930; 1st, Ed; Hard cover, cloth; vey good; top edge stains, stains on binding; No dj issued; op; 8.25 x 5.5 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo - 308 pages, photos, a true classic. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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The C.S.S. Florida: Her Building and Operations., Owsley, Frank Lawrence Jr. -
9 Owsley, Frank Lawrence Jr. - The C.S.S. Florida: Her Building and Operations.
US; Philadelphia University of Pennsylvania Press; 1965; 1st Ed; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; Dj, good, small stainsand general light soiling along edges and binding, under mylar protection; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x .75 inches; 
8vo - 208 pages, photos, illustration, line drawings, tables. 1st Edition. This book is the story of a few Confederate ships that did considerable damage to the great US merchant marine fleet during the Civil War. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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Battle Ships  of World War I., Preston, Antony -
10 Preston, Antony - Battle Ships of World War I.
UK; Arms and Armour Press; 1972; 1st ed.; hard cover, cloth; very good; dj good under mylar protection; op; 9.75 x 9.75 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 260 pages, photos, deck & profile line drawings, tables, exhaustive, large fold-out. Dj has one rip on top front cover. In one volume all the ships which served - from the great dreadnoughts down to the elderly predreadnoughts and coast-defense ships - are described in full, and amply illustrated by means of photographs and line drawings. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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A History of Sea Power., Stevens, William Oliver -
11 Stevens, William Oliver - A History of Sea Power.
US; Doubleday and Company, Inc.; 1952; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; No dj issued; op; 8.5 x 5.75 x1.25 inches; 
8vo - 467 pages, maps, numerous illus., outstanding, deck plans. the bottom boards show minor shelf rubbing. Author William Stevens is formerly a Professor in the US Naval Academy and Allan Westscott is a Sr.Professor in the US Naval Academy. This close contact with commercial and political history the present narrative has sought to keep constantly in mind, along with other guiding interests which belong more strictly to the naval field. 2 neat ink stamps on front endpapers indicating that it had been returned to the (USN Academy) Book Store and was certified as complete for resale. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Conway's All The World's Battleshipd 1906 to the Present., Sturton, Ian -
12 Sturton, Ian - Conway's All The World's Battleshipd 1906 to the Present.
Annapolis MD; Naval Institute Press; 1987; 1st US Edition; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; Dj, very good, under mylar pr op; 11.25 x 8.5 x .5 inches; 
4to - 190 pages, photos, water line drawings, tables, hard date. This handy single-volume work summarises the data, gives the design background and outlines the careers of the world's battleships. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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The Cruiser Belfast: Anatomy of the Ship., Watton, Ross -
13 Watton, Ross - The Cruiser Belfast: Anatomy of the Ship.
Annapolis MD; Naval Institute Press; 1985; 1st Edition; Hard cover, cloth; Very good; Dj, very good, under mylar protection; op; 9.75 x 10.25x .5 inches; 
8vo - 120 pages, photos, detailed line drawings, outstanding detail. This volume features a full description of the ship and her weapons, including appearance changes and the postwar reconstruction. A complete anatomy of the ship in words, photographs and drawings. 
Price: 38.00 USD
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