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Image for How To Live In Vietnam for Less Than 10c a Day  and Other Glimpses of the Lighter Side of War

How To Live In Vietnam for Less Than 10c a Day and Other Glimpses of the Lighter Side of War

By: Abood, Ken

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Tokyo, The Wayward Press: 1968

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller Id: 36878


Rare paperback with a dust jacket format. Illustrated glossy tan wrappers show a vertical crease on frt panel, sunned along spine, three tiny bits of cello tape over backstrip. 104 pg ext tight with light fingermarks on blank fep, else clean. Well illustrated book of military humor. View more info

Image for The New Great Game in Muslim Central Asia  McNair Paper 47

The New Great Game in Muslim Central Asia McNair Paper 47

By: Ahrari, M.E.; Beal, James

Price: $12.00

Publisher: DC, National Defence University Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 25685


First edition paperback, 91 p text appears unread. No names, tears or soil. Contents: 1. The Framework 2. Geopolitics and the Dynamics of Domestic Problems/ Ethnic Problems/ The Economy/ Resources/ Ecology and Health/ Political Pluralism/ Islam and the Future of Political Stability/ Security/ Control of Nuclear Weapons/ 3. Modalities of the New Great Game/ Central Asia as an Extension of the Middle East/ Russia, America, and the Great Game/ New Players: Tur... View more info

Image for AU-2: Guidelines For Command, A Handbook On the Leadership of People For Air Force Commanders and Supervisors

AU-2: Guidelines For Command, A Handbook On the Leadership of People For Air Force Commanders and Supervisors

By: Air Command and Staff College Maxwell Air Force Base

Price: $8.00

Publisher: AL, Air University Press: 1992

Edition: Tenth Edition

Seller Id: 30916


Near fine 10th edition soft cover with light color loss on cover from storage, 107 pg text appears unread. Chapters include: Preface/ Taking Command/ Leadership - The Key to Mission Accomplishment/ People Leadership Programs - Military/ People Leadership Programs - Civilians/ Using Local Assistance/ Unit and Self-Evaluation/ Appendix/ Critique Form. View more info

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The Reluctant Hero and the Massachusetts 54th Colored Regiment SIGNED

By: Andersen, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Tn, Winston-Derek Publishers, Inc: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 38173


1st printing illustrated paperback has color loss along edges, a small crease along gutter and a small crease along front edge otherwise shows well. 'For Henry, A Distant Mirror! Richard' is signed on title page. 174 pages of crisp text with no tears or writing. You know the story of Robert Gould Shaw and the Massachusetts 54th Colored Regiment from the motion picture, Glory - now read what the film did not reveal. View more info

Image for Geneva and the Drift to War Lectures Delivered at the Geneva Institute of International Relations August 1937. Problems of Peace Twelfth Series

Geneva and the Drift to War Lectures Delivered at the Geneva Institute of International Relations August 1937. Problems of Peace Twelfth Series

By: Angell, Sir Norman; Condliffe, J.B.; Davis, Malcolm; Gooch, G.P. Et al

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37707


1sr edition hardcover in brilliant blue cloth covered boards with bright gilt titles and sharp tips. Price clipped dj in mylar shows light age-toning on spine, one micro closed tear at head of rear panel, else displays beautifully. 234 pp. This volume, the twelfth in the annual series, contains the papers read at the Geneva Institute of International Relations in August of 1937. The most conspicuous international event that happened in 1937-38 was the Spanish Civil W... View more info

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A Coloring Book of the Civil War

By: Archambault, Alan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: CA, Bellerophon Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40058


1st edition paperback w/ light edgewear. 52 p text with full page illustrations by Alan Archambault. A coloring book with suggested colors of the various uniforms worn by both the northern and southern military. One page very neatly started. View more info

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Great American Cavalrymen

By: Army Times Editors

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Dodd, Mead & Co.: 1964

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 26717


Tight bright 1st edition exlib with all pages and pocket present. 156 p. This account takes the reader from the American Revolution to the last charges and patrols, in the Philippines and northern Italy in WWII. View more info

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The Third Marine Division

By: Aurthur, Robert A. And Cohlmia, Kenneth

Price: $50.00

Publisher: DC, Washington Infantry Journal Press: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37407


1st edition, 1st printing hardcover in dark green cloth with red star patch on frt board. Book shows bumped and lightly brushed tips. Spine is cracked at title page with webbing showing but pages tight and going no where. Pictorial end pages are in good condition with no tears. 385 pages. Two pages damaged in margins only - one closed 2" tear and the other has a 1" x 2" chip. Text illustrated with photographs and maps. Scarce Unit history, U.S. Marines with ... View more info

Image for Commanding Generals and Chiefs Of Staff 1775-1987 Portraits & Biographical Sketches of the United States Army's Senior Officer

Commanding Generals and Chiefs Of Staff 1775-1987 Portraits & Biographical Sketches of the United States Army's Senior Officer

By: Bell, William Gerdner

Price: $16.00

Publisher: DC, Center of Military History: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30902


Brilliant copy in red buckram boards with bright gilt titles on cover and title spine. Slightly sprung front board, else as new unread copy inside and out. No names, tears or soil. 186 glossy pages illustrated in b/w and color. Collectible copy. View more info

Image for They Fought Like Demons  Women Soldiers in the Civil War

They Fought Like Demons Women Soldiers in the Civil War

By: Blanton, DeAnne; Cook, Lauren M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: LA, Louisianna State University Press: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43608


Gorgeous, crisp, unread copy. 177 pp tight and unmarked. Unclipped dj in new mylar is mint. "Albert Cashier" served three years in the Union Army and passed successfully as a man until 1911 when the aging veteran was revealed to be a woman named Jennie Hodgers. Frances Clayton kept fighting even after her husband was gunned down in front of her at the Battle of Murfreesboro. And more than one soldier astonished "his" comrades-in-arms by giving birth in c... View more info

Image for The Golden Horseshoe  Extracts from the letters of Captain H. L. Herndon of the 21st U.S. Infantry, on duty in the Philippine Islands, and Lieutenant Lawrence Gill, A.D.C. to the Military Governor of Puerto Rico. With a post-script by J. Sherman, Private, Co. D, 21st Infantry.

The Golden Horseshoe Extracts from the letters of Captain H. L. Herndon of the 21st U.S. Infantry, on duty in the Philippine Islands, and Lieutenant Lawrence Gill, A.D.C. to the Military Governor of Puerto Rico. With a post-script by J. Sherman, Private, Co. D, 21st Infantry.

By: Bonsal, Stephen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1900

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43792


1st edition hardcover in illustrated tan cloth with decorative entwined vines, horseshoe and writing pen on cover. Some foxing on pastedowns and endpps, 316 p. text tight and bright. View more info

Image for Pantservoertuigen W.O.2 Grote Alken No 691

Pantservoertuigen W.O.2 Grote Alken No 691

By: Brandsma, Gijs

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Holland, Uitgeverij de Alk Bv: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30291


1st edition paperback showing negligible surface wear, cover not creased, white dot on fep, remainder of 160 page text mint. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos and descriptions of armored vehicles the world over. View more info

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Guide to the Soviet Navy

By: Breyer, Siegfried; Translated By Lieutenant Commander M.W. Henley, DSC Royal Navy (Retired)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MD, United States Naval Institute: 1971

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 33683


2nd printing hardcover in red cloth boards with gilt titles and mapped endpapers, 353 p. text shaken but not going anywhere. DJ shows some wear, closed tears and color loss, now in mylar and displays nicely. This book is an updated and expanded translation of Die SeerĂ¼stung der Sowjetunion. View more info

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The Making of a PARA

By: Bridson, Rory

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, Blitz Editions: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 17364


Perfectly square, straight boards, glossy cover and dj are fab. 192 p. text unread. This book goes behind the scenes of one of the the worlds crack fighting regiments, covers the history and the selection procedure and training of todays Maroon machine. View more info

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International Law For Seagoing Officers Fifth Edition SIGNED

By: Brittin, Burdick H.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: MD, Naval Institute Press: 1986

Edition: Fifth Edition

Inscription: Author's Presentation Copy

Seller Id: 43885


Authors presentation copy signed on title page: Bob & Bev, If you think for one minute that it is with great pleasure that I deliver this copy of my 5th edition to you - you are right. Cheerio, Bert Brittin Nov 1989. Green cloth boards with sharp tips and spine ends, light blue title on backstrip, negligible color loss to tips, no rubbing. 503 pp text flawless, crisp and unmarked. View more info

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Insignia of The Services

By: Brown, Paul

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37181


1st edition, 1st printing in aqua floral buckram exlib binding. All pages and pocket present. Tips bumped but not rubbed, hinges fine, text tight and bright w/occasional light finger mark and two pages with 1/2" closed tears at bottom. Unpaginated - 62 pages. The purpose of this book is to enable civilians to tell the rank or grade and branch of a man in uniform. It is not a book of uniform regulations. While the ranks, grades and branches will doubtless remain th... View more info

Image for Counteroffensive: U.S Marines from Pohang to No Name Line

Counteroffensive: U.S Marines from Pohang to No Name Line

By: Brown, Ronald J., Lt Col, USMCR, Retired

Price: $8.00

Publisher: DC, U.S. Marine Corps Historical Center: 2001

Seller Id: 33650


Pictorial paperback in near fine condion. Front and rear cover corners slightly bumped. Light surface wear from storage. 69 pgs. Marines in the Korean War Commemorative Series. View more info

Image for Silver Schoolbells  A History of USDESEA and A Tribute To Those Who Have Made It What It Is. 1946-1971

Silver Schoolbells A History of USDESEA and A Tribute To Those Who Have Made It What It Is. 1946-1971

By: Carlson, Warren

Price: $25.00

Publisher: MO, Margaret A. Sanders: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 38127


Dark grey patterned leatherette hardcover with a silver blind-stamped bell on front cover shows no wear. 108 pages of crisp & bright text with no tears or blemishes. Mapped endpprs. This book captures something of the spirit that has made USDESEA a great school system; it illustrates significant events of the past as well as many of the instructional programs which have advanced us to the forefront of American education. View more info

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Matt Quarterhill, Rifleman

By: Chamberlain, William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, The John Day Company: 1965

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 15431


Tight, bright, slightly cocked 3rd printing exlib hardcover with all pages and pocket present. DJ in mylar displays well. 187 pp. In this novel of devastating island warfare, author William Chamberlain takes Matt Quarterhill through a campaign of fire with all the technical excellence that marked his Combat General and Combat Stories: World War II and Korea. View more info

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Land Forces of the World

By: Chant, Christopher

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Crescent Books: 1990

Edition: First Printing

Seller Id: 33689


Color loss from shelf wear, spine ends bumped, text is tight and bright. Two 3/4" closed tears at outer edges at head of front panel of dj, now in new mylar and looks great. 240 p. includes index. Land Forces of the World is a comprehensive, up-to-date and illuminating handbook of the world's land weapons, from single-shot rocket launchers to the technological giant of the battlefield, the main battle tank, with full technological specifications and explanations of ... View more info