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The Wars in Barbary; Arab Piracy and the Birth of the American Navy., Chidsey, Donald Barr -
1 Chidsey, Donald Barr - The Wars in Barbary; Arab Piracy and the Birth of the American Navy.
New York; Crown Publishers, Inc.; 1971; 1st Edition; Cloth Hardcover; vg; vg dj; op; 8.5 x 6 x 1 inches. 
8vo.; 165 pages, photos, illustrations, maps. Dj laminate slightly wrinkled on front cover as produced. The first incounter of the US with the Middle East, The USN and USMC set things right. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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War in the Middle Ages., Contamine, Philippe -
2 Contamine, Philippe - War in the Middle Ages.
UK; Basil Blackwell Ltd., 1987; Paperbook; Very good; no dj issued; op; 9 x 6 x 1.25 inches; 
8vo - 387 pages, b/w photos. Translated by Michael Jones. Covers chronological and geographical range, and at the same time provides a constant sense of detail. Maps, illustrations, Tables. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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History of the Art of War within the Framework of Political History 3 Volumes - II, III & IV., Delbruck, Hans -
3 Delbruck, Hans - History of the Art of War within the Framework of Political History 3 Volumes - II, III & IV.
Westport CT; Greenwood Press; 1980, 1982 & 1985; First English Edition; Cloth Hardback; Very Good+ Condition; No dust jackets issued; Out-of-Print; 9.5 x 6.25 x 5.25 inches (3-Volumes); 
Volume II - The Germans, 505 pages, maps. Volume III - The Middle Ages, 711 pages, maps. Volume IV - The Modern Era (Thru Napoleon), 487 pages. A true classic hard to find in Hardback. Volume 1, which shows top edge water staining and soiling, is listed as a seperate item. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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Medieval Military Technology., DeVries, Kelly -
4 DeVries, Kelly - Medieval Military Technology.
US; Broadview Press Ltd.; 1992; 1st pb Edition; Paperback; Very good; op; 9 x 6 x 1 inches; 
8vo - 340 pages, illus., photos, line drawings, great detail. Summarizes the current state of historical knowledge about medieval arms, armor, castles, fortifications, artillery and even naval weaponry. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Struggle for American Independence - 2 Volumes SIGNED., Fisher, Sydney George
5 Fisher, Sydney George The Struggle for American Independence - 2 Volumes SIGNED.
Philadelphia; J. B. Lipppincott; 1908; 1st Edition; cloth hardcover; very good condition; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 8.75 x 6 x 3.5 inches (2-Volumes). Edward R. Cassidy with the Compliments of Sydney G
8vo - 2-volumes, 574 and 585 pages, maps, illus. Both volumes inscribed and signed by author. Minor edge soiling and cover rubbing at the spine, small 1/4 inch ink stain to the middle of the fore edge affecting the endpapers and first two pages of volume 2 from what appears to be the author signing. 
Price: 135.00 USD
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The Battle of Waterloo, Herold, J. Christopher
6 Herold, J. Christopher The Battle of Waterloo
NY NY; American Heritage; 1967; stated 1st Edition; illustrated Hardback; very gmod condition; very good dj under mylar portector; Out-of-Print; 10.25 x 7.25 x 1 inches. 
Decorative Cloth. 153 pages, color ep, b/w and color illus and maps. For young readers - middle school. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Arab-Israeli Wars - War and Peace in the Middle East., Herzog, Chaim -
7 Herzog, Chaim - The Arab-Israeli Wars - War and Peace in the Middle East.
NY NY; Random House; 1982; stated 1st Ed.; hard cover, board/cloth; as new condition; dj very good under mylar prot 9.25 x 6.25 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo - 392 pages, detailed history from 1948 -1982. Tells the story of Israel's epic struggle to survive, through the vicissitudes, mistakes, triumphs, and tragedies of four wars. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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A History of the Arab Peoples., Hourani, Albert -
8 Hourani, Albert - A History of the Arab Peoples.
US; MJF Books; 1991; 1st Ed.; hard cover, cloth/board; as new; dj as new under mylar protection; op; 9.5 x 6.25 x 1.75 inches; 
8vo - 551 pages, many maps, great history that impacts today. Despite the turmoil of Arab nationalism and fundamentalism, Middle Eastern wars, and oil crises, the history of the Arab world has been little known and poorly understood in the West. Hourani describes how the new religion of Islam created far-flung Arab Muslin world that embraces lands reaching from the shores of the Atlantic to Iraq and the Indian Ocean. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Flying Years, Keith, C.H. -
9 Keith, C.H. - Flying Years
London UK; John Hamilton LTD.; undated but 1937; Special Edition for the Aviation book Club; decorative cloth hardback; Good condition; Lacks issued dj; op; 8.75 x 5.75 x 1.5 inches; 
8vo, 315 pages, photos, fold-out maps, light bottom edge stain that extends to 0.5 inch on the rear cover bottom edgei, light perimeter foxing. British WWI flyer in the Middle East. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Waterloo., Lachouque, Henry -
10 Lachouque, Henry - Waterloo.
london; Hippocrene Books, Inc,; 1978; Cloth Hardcover; vg condition; dj vg under mylar protector; op 11.25 x 10.25 x 1 inches Baron Louis de Beaufort; 
4to.; 202 pages, illus., color plates, maps, OB's. minor vertical fold lines down middle of front inside endpaper. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Warriors of Arthur., Matthews, John & Bob Stewart -
11 Matthews, John & Bob Stewart - Warriors of Arthur.
UK; Blandford Press; 1987; 1st Ed.; Hard cover, cloth As new; Dj as new under mylar protection; op; 10 x 7.75 x 1 inches; Hook, Richard; 
4to - 191 pages, color plates, b/w & color photos, line drawings. Unique insights into the life and times of the men and women immortalized through the literature of King Arthur and the Round Table. Detailed picture of the culture, weapons and places associated with Britain's most famous king, ranging from the true sixth century origins to the romances and chronicles of the Middle Ages. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Age of Chivalry., National Geographic Society -
12 National Geographic Society - The Age of Chivalry.
US; National Geographic Society; 1979; Hard cover, cloth; Very good conditon; Dj good under mylar protection; op; 10 x 7.25 x 1 inches; 
378 pages, toc, ep color illustrations, 400 color photos & illustratons, index. 16-page foldout reveals the full sweep of the Bayeux Tapestry - a priceless panorama of life in the Middle Ages. DJ shows edge chipping and tears. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Arms & Armour of the Crusading Era 1050-1350 - Western Europe and the Crusader States., Nicolle, David -
13 Nicolle, David - Arms & Armour of the Crusading Era 1050-1350 - Western Europe and the Crusader States.
UK; Greenhill Books; 1999; New Revised Edition; Hard cover, cloth; As new; Very good under mylar protection; op; 10 x 7 x 2 inches; 
636 pages. toc, illustrations, detailed line drawints, maps, exhaustive bibliography, index. More than 2,000 detailed line drawings, comprehensive account of weapons and equipment in the Middle Ages, covers the armed forces of both major and minor powers. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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The Art of War in the Middle Ages -, Oman, C.W.C. -
14 Oman, C.W.C. - The Art of War in the Middle Ages -
UK; Oxford University Press; 1953; Reprint of 1885 Edition; Hard cover, cloth As new; Very good under mylar protect op 8.75 x 5.5 x .75 inches; 
8vo - 176 pages, Full title - The Art of War in the Middle Ages - A.D. 378-1515, maps, one of the earliest works by the author of the 7 vol. Penisula War. Minor aging on back dj, minor chipping on top and bottom of dj. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Art of War in The Middle Ages., Oman, C.W.C. -
15 Oman, C.W.C. - The Art of War in The Middle Ages.
Great Seal Books; 1960; paperback; good; no dj issued; op; 8vo.-7.25 x 5 x 0.5 inches; 
148 pages; a classic and must have for medieval history as accepted during the 19th century; reprint of 1885 edition. covers shows rubbing, interior neat and clean. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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A History of The Art of War in the Middle Ages 378-1485 - 2 Volumes Complete., Oman, Sir Charles -
16 Oman, Sir Charles - A History of The Art of War in the Middle Ages 378-1485 - 2 Volumes Complete.
London/Harrisburg PA; Greenhill Books/Stackpole Books; 1991; 1853673315 / 9781853673313 1st PB Edition; Soft cover; Very good condition; no dj issued; Out-of-Print; 8.5 x 5.5 x 3.25 inches. 
2 VOLUMES COMPLETE - Reprint of 1924 Edition, Vol 1, 378-1278 AD - 526 pages, toc, illustrations, maps, tables. Vol 2 1278-1485 AD - 459 pages, toc, photos, illustrations, maps, tables. Very good condition with a very minor stain to the top edge of Vol. 2 and a shelf rub line to the bottom edge of Vol 2. The classic study by the master UK military historian of the first half of the 20th Century. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Political Encyclopedia of the Middle East., Sela, Avraham. -
17 Sela, Avraham. - Political Encyclopedia of the Middle East.
US; The Continuum Publishing Company; 1999; 1st Edition; hard cover, cloth; very good; dj very good, under mylar protection; op; 9.75 x 6.75 x 2 inches; 
8vo - 815 pages, tables, ep tables, maps, excellent reference for today's events from pre 911 perspective. This remarkably useful volume is an analytical and factual guide to the political present and recent past of the Middle East. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Western Europe in the Middle Ages 300-1475, Tierney, Brian & Sidney Painter -
18 Tierney, Brian & Sidney Painter - Western Europe in the Middle Ages 300-1475
New York; McGraw Hill; 1983; 4th Edition; Hard Cover; Very Good; Lacks issued dj; op 8vo.-9.75 x 7 x 1.5 inches 
631 Pages; Incredibly Complete Study of Period; Illustrations; Maps; In-print pb @ $65. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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