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Waffen SS Divisions, 1939-1945

By: Bishop, Chris

Price: $21.50

Publisher: London, Amber Books: 2012

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18363


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar.; The Essential Vehicle Identification Guide; B&W and colour photographs; 9.60 X 7.40 X 0.80 inches; 192 pages; "llustrated with detailed artworks of vehicles and their markings, The Essential Vehicle Identification Guide: Waffen-SS Divisions, 1939–45 is the definitive study of the equipment and organization of Germany’s elite Waffen-SS divisions during World War II.Organized chronologically by division... View more info

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Nuclear Nightmares An Investigation into Possible Wars

By: Calder, Nigel

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, British Broadcasting Corporation: 1980

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18734


DJ shows very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.10 X 6.10 X 0.80 inches; 168 pages; This discussion of the perils of nuclear war was written as a companion to his BBC production on the same subject. View more info

The Springfield Carbine on the Western Frontier

By: Hammer, Kenneth M

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Crow Agency MT, Custer Battlefield Historical and Museum Association: 1962

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 13808


Light bumping of extremities of blue card covers; A tight solid book. ; 12 pages View more info

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Tanks Inside Out

By: Haskew, Michael E.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: San Diego, Thunder Bay Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17570


Glossy illustrated paper covered boards show very light shelfwear.; A bright, solid book ; Inside Out ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 320 pages; A thorough history of tanks from both Allied and Axis powers, includes a brief review of WW I tanks. "Leonardo DaVinci may have been the first to conceive and design an armored vehicle, but it wasn't until WWI that the British first employed a tank in combat. Since then, tanks have evolved significantly, and remain an integra... View more info

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American Civil War Artillery 1861-65 Heavy Artillery #2

By: Katcher, Philip & Tony Bryan

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New York, Osprey Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18512


Very light shelf wear to card covers. ; A bright, solid book.; Osprey New Vanguard #40 ; 9.53 X 7.01 X 0.16 inches; 48 pages; "Because of the length of the coastline of the United States, from the beginning American ordnance and engineers placed an emphasis on heavy artillery mounted in coastal defences. The Union army organised its 'Heavy Artillery' into separate regiments, uniformed and equipped differently. While the Field Artillery was assigned across the fightin... View more info

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Gun A Visual History

By: McNab, Chris

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Metro Books/ Dorling Kindersley: 2009

Edition: 1st US

Seller ID: 16219


Only light wear to dustjacket ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; Color Photographs; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 360 pages; "This is the ultimate record of guns through the ages. From rifles to sniper guns, machine guns to grenade launchers, a fully loaded guide to over 300 of the most important guns from the last 700 years. Discover revealing features on twenty 'key' guns from history, including the Musket, Gatling Gun and AK-47 assault... View more info

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A Peer-Review Mechanism for Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention

By: Revill, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research: 2013

Seller ID: 18233


only slight wear to glossy pictorial card covers ; A bright, solid book, appears unread. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages View more info

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Dark Sun The Making of the Hydrogen Bomb

By: Rhodes, Richard

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17385


Light shelf wear to DJ edges, remainder mark on page bottom edges. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.37 X 6.22 X 2.28 inches; 731 pages; "The author of The Making of the Atomic Bomb lays bare the secret heart of the Cold War.Richard Rhodes' landmark history of the atomic bomb won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award and the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award. Now, in this majestic new mast... View more info

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Wehrmacht Panzer Divisions 1939-45

By: Rosado, Jorge

Price: $19.50

Publisher: London, Amber Books: 2012

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18362


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar.; The Essential Tank Identification Guide; B&W and Colour photographs.; 9.60 X 7.60 X 0.90 inches; 192 pages; "Illustrated with detailed artworks of German tanks and their markings with exhaustive captions and specifications, The Essential Tank Identification Guide: Wehrmacht Panzer Divisions 1939-45 is the definitive study of the equipment and organization of the Wehrmacht's armored divisions. Organized by... View more info

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Doomsday Men - the Real Dr Strangelove and the Dream of the Superweapon

By: Smith, P. D.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: London, Penguin/ Allen Lane: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16216


Only slight wear. A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. This is the 1st British edition. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.13 X 6.22 X 1.89 inches; 576 pages; "In this gripping narrative, Peter Smith tells the untold story of the doomsday bomb. In 1950, for the first time in history, mankind realised that he had within his grasp a truly God-like power - the ability to destroy life itself. Doomsday Men reveals the personalities behind the technologies of nuclear ... View more info

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Children of the Atomic Bomb An American Physician's Memoir of Nagasaki, Hiroshima, and the Marshall Islands

By: Yamazaki, James N. & Louis B. Fleming

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Durham, Duke University Press Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16798


Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society; 9.61 X 5.93 X 0.83 inches; 184 pages; Despite familiar images of the dropping of the atomic bomb on Japan and the controversy over its fiftieth anniversary, the human impact of those horrific events often seems lost to view. In this uncommon memoir, Dr. James N. Yamazaki tells us in personal and moving terms of the human toll of nuclear warfare and the specific vulnerability of children to the effects of these weapons. Giving... View more info