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Walder jenseits der Walder;  Bericht aus der Fruhe Kanadas : Roman, Johann, A. E
1 Johann, A. E Walder jenseits der Walder; Bericht aus der Fruhe Kanadas : Roman
Munich Bertelsmann Verlag 1976 3570005909 / 9783570005903 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by Map Endpapers 
DJ chipped at extremities, corners bumped; A tight solid book. ; 512 pages; Text in German 
Price: 25.00 CDN
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Der Arzt von Stalingrad, Konsalik, Heinz G.
2 Konsalik, Heinz G. Der Arzt von Stalingrad
Munchen Kindler Verlag 1962 Reprint; Later Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Some scuffing, and chipping of DJ, short tears, printing on spine of grey cloth covered boards worn but still legible, text in German ; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. This is a good quality later print of the 1956 novel. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 488 pages; "Das Grauen des Krieges, die Weite der russischen Steppe, das Schweigen des Todes sind die beherrschenden Themen dieses harten und realistischen Romans. Den erregenden und erschütternden Hintergrund bildet das riesige Kriegsgefangenlager von Stalingrad mit den Resten der 6. deutschen Armee." / The horror of the war, the vastness of the Russian steppes, the silence of death are the dominant themes of this hard and realistic novel. The exciting and harrowing background is the huge prisoner of war camp of Stalingrad with the remains of the German 6th Army. (jacket blurb) 
Price: 16.50 CDN
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Die Drohung  Roman, Konsalik, Heinz G.
3 Konsalik, Heinz G. Die Drohung Roman
Koln Lingen Verlag 1984 Reprint Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
This is a thriller in original German about a major threat at the 1972 Munich Olympics. "Die Olympischen Sommerspiele 1972 sind in Gefahr. München soll zum Schauplatz des grössten Gangstercoups des Jahrhunderts werden. Ein anonymer Drohbrief erreicht das Deutsche Olympische Komitee: Bei der Eröffnungsfeier sollen eingemauerte, ferngezündete Sprengsätze die vollbesetzten Tribünen des grosses Stadions in die Luft jagen." 
Price: 14.00 CDN
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4 May, Karl Der blaurote Methusalem/ Das Vermächtnis des Inka
Zurich Ex Libris 1962 Book Club Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Light edge wear to green cloth covered boards with full page pictorial pastedown on front board; A bright, solid book ; 796 pages; Text in German 
Price: 14.50 CDN
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De Droom van Ross, Shute, Nevil
5 Shute, Nevil De Droom van Ross
Den Haag Zuid-Hollandsche Uitgeversmaatschappij (ZHU) circa 1990 9023502310 / 9789023502319 Dutch Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket Illustrated by Hans Sturris jacket art 
Light lean to book, some edgewear to red boards, coffee spot of front free end paper, light spotting of page fore edges, pages lightly tanned. Dust jacket shows a fair amount of wear, chipping, some tearing ; Text is in the Dutch language. Undated but probably published in the 80s or 90s. A tight solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 288 pages; This is a Dutch edition of 'An Old Captivity', originally published in 1940, translated by Dr. J.P. van der Veere."Donald Ross is a young pilot, out of work and in desperate need of a job. So, despite the extreme danger involved, he jumps at the chance to fly Oxford professor Cyril Lockwood and his daughter Alix to the frozen wilds of Greenland to study Viking ruins. But the perils of the journey are nothing compared to what will happen when they arrive. Ignoring the warnings of the terrified natives, who believe the ruins are haunted, the explorers set up camp there and undergo a strange and mystical experience that will lead to a discovery that none of them could ever have foreseen . . . " 
Price: 30.00 CDN
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