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Image for Time Magazine October - December 1945; Vol. XLVI - Numbers. 14-27

Time Magazine October - December 1945; Vol. XLVI - Numbers. 14-27

By: N/A

Price: $44.95

Publisher: New York, Time Magazine: 1945

Seller ID: 12129

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Light wear to the green cloth covered boards and the spine labels, some water damage to to magazine covers. Pages tanned ; A tight solid book. Green cloth covered boards with red and black spine labels. This is the bound collected edition containing issues from October to December 1945 ; 1.5 x 10.6 x 8 Inches; World War II is over and the participants start the healing process. Time Magazine gives us a view into the lives of the rich & powerful as well as those of average men & women. Colorful magazine covers and advertising included View more info

Image for Ranger Handbook Not for the weak or fainthearted

Ranger Handbook Not for the weak or fainthearted

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fort Benning, GA, United States Army Infantry School: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 18595

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show light shelf wear, light soiling on backcover.; A bright solid book. ; SH 21-76; B&W Illustrations; 16mo 6" - 7" tall View more info

Image for Official History of the Canadian Medical Services 1939 - 1945, 2 Volume Set, Vol. 1  Organization and Campaigns. Vol. II: Clinical Subjects.

Official History of the Canadian Medical Services 1939 - 1945, 2 Volume Set, Vol. 1 Organization and Campaigns. Vol. II: Clinical Subjects.

By: (ed), C. C. J. Bond (Maps) W. R. Feasby

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Edmond Cloutier, Queens' Printer and Controller of Stationery: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15240

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Volume I has no dust jacket, the red coth covered boards, dated 1956, some shelf soil to page edges, top back corner bumped. Volume II, dated 1953, has chipped DJ, 1 inch tear bottom front panel and 2 inch tear top back panel. ; Fold-out maps in Vol. I and map endpapers appear undamaged, B&W and color illustrations in Vol II ; Color Illustrations View more info

Image for The Supreme Command in England  1640-1780

The Supreme Command in England 1640-1780

By: Allen, Frederick S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18962

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Blue cloth boards show very light shelf wear.; A tight solid book, grey cloth covered boards, hinges intact. ; 9.0 X 6.5 X 2.5 inches; 200 pages; This book was developed from a monograph about "civil control of the military". The author claims that "in only one major European power, England, did this theory gain sufficient practice to become a principle of the Constitution before the 19th C. This essay attempts to explain why the British Constitution has transmitted to modern times some wisdom of the Greeks on the matter of control of the military." (intro) View more info

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Canadians in the Royal Air Force

By: Allison, Les.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Altona MB, Self Published: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17286

ISBN: 091921391X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows edge wear, with short tears, chipping and scuffing. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 221 pages; The author has collected stories, anecdotes and facts regarding Canadian pilots who flew for the British during the Second World War. View more info

Image for Canadians in the Royal Air Force

Canadians in the Royal Air Force

By: Allison, Les.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Altona MB, Self Published: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 18641

ISBN: 091921391X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Signed by Author; DJ shows edge wear, with short tears, chipping and scuffing. ; Signed by the author on the front free end paper as well as an initialled note handwritten by the author also on FFEP. A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 221 pages; The author has collected stories, anecdotes and facts regarding Canadian pilots who flew for the British during the Second World War. View more info

Image for A Handful of Rice

A Handful of Rice

By: Allister, William

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Secker & Warburg: 1961

Seller ID: 16026

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Price clipped dust jacket shows some edge wear, short tears ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 288 pages; Allister, a young Canadian soldier was captured by the Japanese at the end of the battle for Hong Kong in the hectic days after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Christmas Day 1941. A group of soldiers was shipped to Japan in 1943 and used as slave labor, finally to be freed after the dropping of the bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. View more info

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 The Fighting Ship of the Royal Navy, 897-1984

The Fighting Ship of the Royal Navy, 897-1984

By: Archibald, E.H.H. & Ray Woodward

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Military Press: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 17182

ISBN: 0517633329

Condition: Very Good- in Good dust jacket


Blue cloth boards show some shelfwear, DJ has some soiling and discoloration, tears and chipping with 1" piece missing from top of spine. Price-clipped, FFEP has glue marks where a previous owner's book plate was removed. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 17.10 X 14 X 2 inches; 416 pages; A very complete illustrated history of the British Navy, from the early wooden vessels of the 9th century, up to the modern-era dreadnaughts and submarines. Colour illustrations of flags and pendants used over the centuries is included in an app... View more info

Image for The Regiments and Corps of The Canadian Army Volume 1 of the Canadian Army List

The Regiments and Corps of The Canadian Army Volume 1 of the Canadian Army List

By: Army Historical Section

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Minister of National Defence: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17876

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Red cloth covers with gilt titles show very light shelf wear, prev. owner's name in ink on FFEP, light discoloration edge of front pastedown ; A bright, solid book.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages; Includes Explanatory Notes; Order of Precedence; Sketch Histories of the Regiments, Royal Canadian Armoured Force; Sketch Histories of the Regiments, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps and Index View more info

Image for RAF Liberator over the Eastern Front  A Bomb Aimer's Second World War and Cold War Story

RAF Liberator over the Eastern Front A Bomb Aimer's Second World War and Cold War Story

By: Auton, Jim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Yorkshire, England, Pen and Sword: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17927

ISBN: 1844157296

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


As new, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; 9.29 X 6.30 X 1.10 inches; 224 pages; "Jim Auton was posted to 178 Squadron who were operating ex-U.S.A.A.F., war-weary Liberator heavy bombers. This squadron he was based in Foggia in Italy, living under canvas without the barest of military or personal necessities. The duration of a tour at that time was 40 front-line operations over such dangerous targets as Ploesti and the Danube – few in the squadron felt they could survive since the casualty rate was so high. Then came his part in the desperate attempts to supply the besieged city of Warsaw ... View more info

Image for Graveyards of the Pacific From Pearl Harbour to Bikini Atoll

Graveyards of the Pacific From Pearl Harbour to Bikini Atoll

By: Ballard, Robert D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, National Geographic: 2001

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17183

ISBN: 0792263669

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear to book and DJ ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W and Colour Photographs; 17.10 X 14 X 2 inches; 256 pages; Robert D. Ballard's exploration of World War II naval battle sites, and a visit to Bikini Atoll, where several atomic bomb tests were conducted after the war. "Published in the 60th anniversary year of the infamous bombing of Pearl Harbor, Graveyards of the Pacific is Dr. Robert Ballard's compelling survey of the major WWII Pacific battlefields and graveyards including Midway, Guadalcanal, and Truk Lagoon. This authoritative overview of th... View more info

Image for Beyond Hitler's Grasp The Heroic Rescue of Bulgaria's Jews

Beyond Hitler's Grasp The Heroic Rescue of Bulgaria's Jews

By: Bar-Zohar, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Holbrook, MA, Adams Media Corp: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19115

ISBN: 1580620604

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped, stated first.; B&W Illustrations; 9.4 X 6.0 X 1.4 inches; 298 pages; "During World War II, hundreds of thousands of Jews were deported from the Balkan states to labor and extermination camps in Germany and Poland. Bulgaria, with a Jewish population of only 50,000, sided with Hitler's government early on, its king having become convinced that only with German aid could he successfully press his territorial claims to land lost to Greece and Romania. Yet, in the face of constant German demands, Bulgaria's government refus... View more info

Image for Dileas  History of the 48th Highlanders of Canada, 1929-1956

Dileas History of the 48th Highlanders of Canada, 1929-1956

By: Beattie, Kim

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Toronto, 48th Highlanders of Canada: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18875

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Red cloth boards show light shelf wear, gift inscription to a member of the 48th Highlanders on back of Frontispiece page. A couple of tape stains on endpapers ; A tight solid book. B&W photos throughout ; B&W Photographs and maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 847 pages; This is a follow-up to the author's book 'The History of the 48th Highlanders of Canada 1891-1928'. View more info

Image for Naval Warfare 1914-1918  From Coronel To The Atlantic And Zeebrugge

Naval Warfare 1914-1918 From Coronel To The Atlantic And Zeebrugge

By: Benbow, Tim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Amber Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14857

ISBN: 1906626162

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light edge wear ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. B&W, colour illustrations and maps throughout. ; The History of World War I; 1 x 9.8 x 7.8 Inches; 224 pages View more info

Image for Vaarwel, Tot Betere Tijden! Documentaire over de ondergang van Nederlands-Indië

Vaarwel, Tot Betere Tijden! Documentaire over de ondergang van Nederlands-Indië

By: Bijkerk, J.C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Franeker NL, T. Wever: 1974

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 15616

ISBN: 9061352088

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Extremities lightly bumped; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar. Appears unread. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 283 pages; "Farewell, Until Better Times! Documentary about the downfall of the Dutch East Indies" is the translation of the title from Dutch. Op 8 maart 1942 besloot Bert Garthoff de uitzendingen van de NIROM via een noodzender te Bandoeng met de dramatische worden: "Wij sluiten nu. Vaarwel, tot betere Tijden. Leve de Köningin!" Diezelfde dag vond in een onderofficierswoning op het door de Japanners veroverde, vliegveld Kalidjati, 50 km ten noorden v... View more info

Image for Waffen SS Divisions, 1939-1945

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

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 Guns of Normandy  A Soldier's Eye View, France 1944

The Guns of Normandy A Soldier's Eye View, France 1944

By: Blackburn, George

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1995

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 19166

ISBN: 0771015003

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ shows very light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book, DJ is crisp and clean, in protective mylar cover, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.10 X 6.10 X 2 inches; 511 pages; "In the weeks after D-Day, the level of artillery action in Normandy was unprecedented. In what was a relatively small area, both sides bombarded each other relentlessly for three months, each trying to overwhelm the other by sheer fire power.The Guns of Normandy puts the reader in the front lines of this horrific battle. In the most graphic and authentic detail, it brings to life every aspect of a soldier’s existence,... View more info

Image for Them Was the Days!  Edgar Rice Burroughs and the history of the Michigan Military Academy

Them Was the Days! Edgar Rice Burroughs and the history of the Michigan Military Academy

By: Bohnett, Brian J

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Holt MI, Mad Kings Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14872

ISBN: 0971218102

Condition: Near Fine


Signed by Author; Only slight wear to glossy card covers. ; Inscribed by author on title page. A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 151 pages View more info