Sort

Showing 1-20 of 23

Image for World War I in Photographs

World War I in Photographs

By: Andriessen, J. H. J.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: The Netherlands, Rebo Publishers: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19087

ISBN: 9036618711

Condition: Very Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Illustrated boards show light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book, liberally illustrated with B&W photos ; B&W Illustrations; 11.7 X 8.4 X 1.9 inches; 600 pages; "Text and period photographs trace the history of the First World War, from its causes and campaigns to its long-term implications, in a visual study of a defining event in modern history." View more info

Image for Winged Warfare

Winged Warfare

By: Bishop, William A. (Major)

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland, Goodchild & Stewart: 1918

Seller ID: 17562

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Cloth boards show edge wear, with soiling and remainder mark of library label on leather spine. Corner pieces missing from BFEP and last two pages, but text present. Moisture stains throughout book, but no musty smell present. Usual library markings, card pockets have been removed. This was obviously read by many people - pages show soil and a few tears. This book was obviously rebound. ; A tight solid book, hinges intact. ; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 272 pages; A recounting of Bishop`s personal experiences during the war as well as review of the state o... View more info

Image for The White Road to Verdun the Perfect Entente Cordiale

The White Road to Verdun the Perfect Entente Cordiale

By: Burke, Kathleen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, George H. Doran: 1916

Seller ID: 3559

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


12mo; 168 pages; Blue cloth covered boards have some spotting, white print & decoration is a little worn, paste-on photo of Burke with General Nivelle intact. Hinges intact and solid. Facsimiles of some of her war-time mementoes reproduced on front & back end papers. Frontispiece of Burke missing. Some damage to pages including one tape repaired. View more info

Image for Voices from the Past: Canadian Letters from the First World War

Voices from the Past: Canadian Letters from the First World War

By: Chase, Geraldine & Bill Beswetherick

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Kingston ON, Allan Graphics: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18847

ISBN: 0973646926

Condition: Very Good+


Very light shelf wear and small crease at bottom front. ; A bright, solid book. Colour map inside front cover. ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 296 pages; This started out as a memorial to the soldiers of Gananoque, Ontario, using the letters to preserve their words for historical purposes but as they continued their research they discovered letters from soldiers in other parts of Canada. So, they expanded their focus. Along with the letters, the authors include some background of the action or battle in which the soldier was involved as well as some background about the so... View more info

Image for At the Sharp End Volume One  Canadians Fighting the Great War 1914-1916

At the Sharp End Volume One Canadians Fighting the Great War 1914-1916

By: Cook, Tim

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Toronto, Viking Canada: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18663

ISBN: 0670067342

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Illustrations and Maps; 9.10 X 7 X 2 inches; 600 pages; "At the Sharp End covers the harrowing early battles of World War One, when tens of thousands, then hundreds of thousands, died, before the generals and soldiers found ways to break the terrible stalemate of the front. It provides both an intimate look at the Canadian men in the trenches and an authoritative account of the slow evolution in tactics, weapons, and advancement. Featuring never-before-published photographs, letters, diaries, and maps, this recou... View more info

Image for Arras to Cambrai  Kitchener Battalions of the Royal Berkshire Regiment in 1917

Arras to Cambrai Kitchener Battalions of the Royal Berkshire Regiment in 1917

By: Fox, Colin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, University of Reading: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17555

ISBN: 0704911612

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light scuffing, creasing.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 75 pages View more info

Image for On the Somme  Kitchener Battalions of the Royal Berkshire Regiment in 1916

On the Somme Kitchener Battalions of the Royal Berkshire Regiment in 1916

By: Fox, Colin & etc.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Reading: 1996

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 17554

ISBN: 0704911604

Condition: Very Good+


Blue card covers show light scuffing and edge wear. ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs, Maps; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 94 pages View more info

Image for Their Duty Done  Kitchener Battalions of the Royal Berkshire Regiment

Their Duty Done Kitchener Battalions of the Royal Berkshire Regiment

By: Fox, Colin & John Chapman & Martin McIntyre

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, University of Reading: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17556

ISBN: 0704911620

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light scuffing and edge wear.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 115 pages View more info

Image for The First World War in Photographs

The First World War in Photographs

By: Gilbert, Adrian

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Prospero Books: 2000

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17933

ISBN: 155267116X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ and boards show very light shelf wear, short tear top back DJ.; A bright, solid book, Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 192 pages; This stunning book gives a visual overview of WWI from the eyes of a number of photographers. "it includes over 400 B&W images, including extensive rare material, providing a thorough visual coverage of the war.' "offers detailed accounts of the battles of the Western an Eastern fronts as well as Gallipoli and the less well known fronts, showing the effects of war on civillians and soldiers alike.' View more info

Image for The Battle of the Somme  The Heroism and Horror of War

The Battle of the Somme The Heroism and Horror of War

By: Gilbert, Martin

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 2006

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17627

ISBN: 0771035470

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Only slight wear top edge of DJ ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs, Maps; 9.20 X 6 X 1.20 inches; 332 pages; A history of the Battle of the Somme, where 310,000 troops from German, French, British and Canadian armies died during just 138 days of battle. "Every July 1, while Canadians celebrate what they have, Newfoundlanders remember what they have lost: on 1 July 1916, on the first day of the Battle of the Somme, 733 of 801 men in the 1st Newfoundland Regiment were killed.From their starting position in a British support trench, the Newfoundlanders ... View more info

Image for Baptism of Fire : The Second Battle of Ypres and the Forging of Canada, April 1915

Baptism of Fire : The Second Battle of Ypres and the Forging of Canada, April 1915

By: Greenfield, Nathan M.

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Toronto, HarperCollins: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16245

ISBN: 0002007274

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear; Dust jacket in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A bright, solid book ; B&W Illustrations; 9.30 X 6.20 X 1.70 inches; 474 pages View more info

Image for York County in the World War 1914 - 1919

York County in the World War 1914 - 1919

By: Hall, Clifford J. & John P. Lehn

Price: $85.00

Publisher: York, PA, Self Published: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16861

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Front and back hinges cracked but still holding, wear to extremities of brown cloth covered boards. School library pocket on back free end paper, some discoloration of endpapers, light foxing of end papers. ; Photographs (not all have photos) of those who died along with brief write-ups, about when they signed up, where they served and how they died. This is followed by an alphabetical list of those who served and their regiment. There are also write ups about about civilian efforts to support the war and previous military efforts by those in the county. ; Ex-Library; B&W Illustrations; 4to 1... View more info

Image for In Enemy Hands; A British Territorial Soldier in Germany 1915-1919

In Enemy Hands; A British Territorial Soldier in Germany 1915-1919

By: Hall, Malcolm

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stroud UK, Tempus Publishing Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17550

ISBN: 0752426206

Condition: Very Good


Signed by Author; Some edgewear to card covers and creasing to back card cover and pages. ; Inscribed by the author. A bright, solid book.; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 9.61 X 6.69 X 0.39 inches; 128 pages; Alfred Hall was a soldier in the British Territorial Battalion and captured during the Second Battle of Ypres. His son, Malcolm, has used exerpts from his father's diary with accompanying photos to write this thoughtful book about one soldier's experiences. View more info

Image for Massacre At Beaumont Hamel

Massacre At Beaumont Hamel

By: Horwood, Joan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland, Avalon Publications: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18909

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show very light shelf wear, soil and corner curl.; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 52 pages; This was written in honour of the Newfoundland Regiment who served on Gallipoli and suffered great losses at Beaumont Hamel (Battle of the Somme 1916). View more info

Image for Pilgrimage

Pilgrimage

By: Hutchison, Lt-Col. Graham Seton

Price: $22.50

Publisher: London, Rich & Cowan: 1936

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 10825

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


DJ is heavily chipped across top front edge, affecting title, some tears and soil. Book shows light edge wear, corners bumped ; A tight solid book, hinges intact, DJ in Mylar ; B&W Photographs; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 270 pages; This is a look back at the major European battles of WWI View more info

Image for The Riddle of the Rhine; Chemical Strategy in Peace and War

The Riddle of the Rhine; Chemical Strategy in Peace and War

By: Lefebure, Victor; Marshal Foch (preface)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Chemical Foundation, Inc: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15277

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Red cloth covered books shows only light wear, a few pages unopened bottom edge. Dust jacket chipped with light creasing. Large chip top and bottom edge of DJ spine. ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; 1.2 x 8.3 x 5.7 Inches; 282 pages; "An Account of the Critical Struggle for Power and the Decisive War Initiative. The Campaign Fostered by the Great Rhine Factories, and the Pressing Problems Which They Represent. A Matter of Pre-Eminent Public Interest Concerning the Sincerity of Disarmament, the Future of Warfare, and the Stability of Peace" View more info

Image for Three Times and Out; A Canadian Boy's Experience in Germany

Three Times and Out; A Canadian Boy's Experience in Germany

By: McClung, Nellie L. and Private Mervin C. Simmons

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Thomas Allen/ Houghton Mifflin: 1918

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 18873

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Blue cloth boards show some shelf wear, with some soiling. Missing FFEP.; A tight solid book, hinges intact. B&W frontispiece with tissue guard.; Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 247 pages; After a conversation with a returned Canadian soldier during WWI, Nellie McClung determined that she would tell his story. Simmons narrated his experiences and she put it into a format that interested readers could appreciate. View more info

Image for Gallipoli

Gallipoli

By: Moorehead, Alan

Price: $22.50

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton, Ltd.: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 19467

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


DJ shows heavy shelf wear with soiling, short tears and chipping. Pieces of DJ missing from lower front corners on both front and back boards, heavy DJ chipping top of spine. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Map endpapers as well as a few fold out maps bound in. ; 9.0 X 7.5 X 1.0 inches; 384 pages; This was the battle that brought Winston Churchill down from his lofty position as First Lord of the Admiralty. It was his idea and his shame. Many years would pass before he was accepted back into a position of power in the British government. "A century has now ... View more info

Image for Canada's Sons in the World War A complete and authentic history of the commanding part played by Canada and the British Empire in the World's Greatest War

Canada's Sons in the World War A complete and authentic history of the commanding part played by Canada and the British Empire in the World's Greatest War

By: Nasmith, Col. George G.

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Toronto, The John C. Winston Co.: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18598

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Blue cloth boards show some shelf wear, light soiling. previous owner's name on FFEP. ; A tight solid book. Insignia giltstamped on front board with titles in gilt on spine. Introduction by General Currie ; Volume 2; B&W Photographs and maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 344 pages; Volume 2 only. This volume starts with Passchendale, the US entry in the war and the Russian Revolution. View more info

Image for Only This   A War Retrospect, 1917-1918

Only This A War Retrospect, 1917-1918

By: Pedley, James H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Cef BOOKS: 1999

Seller ID: 17156

ISBN: 1896979262

Condition: Near Fine


Only slight wear to card covers; A bright, solid book ; Maps and B&W photos; 9 X 6 X 0.70 inches; 235 pages; ".. a memoir of Lieutenant James Pedley of the 4th Canadian Infantry Battalion. He fought in France 1917-19, was wounded and was awarded the Military Cross. Pedley joined the Battalion shortly after Passchendaele and served valiantly in the numerous actions which followed. View more info