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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

ISBN: 1905704550

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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 and formation date, the book describes in depth the various models of tank and other armored and soft vehicles in service wi... 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

ISBN: 1607101106

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


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 integral element of strategic land warfare. Now you can discover these remarkable vehicles — inside and out — through this uniqu... View more info

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Early Firearms of Great Britain and Ireland from the Collection of Clay P. Bedford

By: Metropolitan Museum Of Art

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art: 1971

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 19404

ISBN: 0870991132

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show light shelf wear, light soiling, spine has minor creasing. Previous owner's name/address on front fly leaf. ; A tight solid book. ; B&W Illustrations; 10.8 X 8.4 X 0.5 inches; 187 pages 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

Condition: Near Fine


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

By: Smith, P. D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Penguin/ Allen Lane: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16216

ISBN: 0713998156

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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 doomsday and shows how, in the end, the doomsday machine became the ultimate symbol of humanity's deepest fears about the sci... View more info

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The Sword and Bayonet Makers of Imperial Germany, 1871-1918

By: Walter, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sussex, UK, The Lyon Press: 1973

Seller ID: 19176

ISBN: 0904256006

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


DJ and boards show some shelf wear, small tears and light chipping, dime size chip top back edge. Previous owner taped the edges and spine for reinforcement. A couple of pages have stains. Previous owner's name on title page ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.0 X 6.0 X 0.5 inches; 96 pages; "A comprehensive reference to the cutlery firms who produced edged weapons-whether swords, sabres, sidearms or bayonets-alongside their normal commercial wares, whether in times of peace or in times of war." 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

ISBN: 0822316587

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


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 voice to the brutal ironies of racial and cultural conflict, of war and sacrifice, his story creates an inspiring and humbli... View more info