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The Odyssey of A U-Boat Commander: Recollections of Erich Topp
The Odyssey of A U-Boat Commander: Recollections of Erich Topp
by Erich Topp
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Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers, (1992). Octavo, 15 x 23 cm. x 242 pp. First edition. Publisher's full cloth-covered boards; spine stamped in silver. In a lightly rubbed and edgeworn dustjacket; dustjacket toned at edges. Binding slightly shaken. Very... (read more)

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With Stanley's Rear Column
With Stanley's Rear Column
by J. Rose Troup
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London: Chapman and Hall, 1890. Octavo, 15.5 x 23 cm, 361pp. plus 40-page catalog at rear. Bound in full green cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Binding rubbed and worn; front hinge cracked; rear hinge inexpertly repaired with the free endpaper partially... (read more)

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Geschichte des Siebenjaehrigen Krieges in Deutschland von 1756 bis 1763, 2 Volumes
Geschichte des Siebenjaehrigen Krieges in Deutschland von 1756 bis 1763, 2 Volumes
by Johann Wilhelm von Archenholz
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Berlin: Haude und Spener, [1793]. Small 8vo., 10 x 17 cm. 291, 302pp. Complete with frontis of Friedrich II and folding map. Matching half morocco, marbled paper over boards. Spines decorated in gilt. Marbled edges and endpapers. Text in German, printed... (read more)

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German Mountain Troops; Special Series 28, December 1944
German Mountain Troops; Special Series 28, December 1944
by Military Intelligence Service
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Washington, D. C.: War Department, (1944). Octavo, 14 x 19.5 cm. 180 pp. Staple-bound paperback in printed wrappers. Illustrated with black & white photographs and drawings throughout. Wrappers edgeworn. Light creasing to wrappers and textblock. Previous... (read more)

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The Spirit of Military Institutions
The Spirit of Military Institutions
by Auguste Marmont and Frank Schaller
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Westport: Greenwood Press Publishers (1974). Octavo 14 x 22 cm 278pp. Reprint of 1864 edition. Grey cloth over boards decorated in gilt and black. Boards have light soiling to the surface and are slightly bowed. No dust jacket as issued. Very good... (read more)

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The History of the Royal Scots Fusiliers (1678-1918)
The History of the Royal Scots Fusiliers (1678-1918)
by John Buchan
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London: Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd., (1925). Octavo, 14.5 x 23 cm, 502pp. First edition. Bound in red cloth stamped in gilt on front board and spine. Cloth dampstained and lightly soiled (pages not affected); corners bumped; spine cocked and faded; pages... (read more)

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Fiore dei Liberi's Sword in Two Hands: A Full-Color Training Guide for the Medieval Longsword Based on Fiore dei Liberi's Fior di Battaglia
Fiore dei Liberi's Sword in Two Hands: A Full-Color Training Guide for the Medieval Longsword Based on Fiore dei Liberi's Fior di Battaglia
by Brian R. Price
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(Highland Village, TX): The Chivalry Bookshelf, (2007). Quarto, 22 x 28.5 cm, 257pp. plus ads at rear. Bound in glossy pictorial paper over boards. Boards lightly rubbed; front board with a few scratches. Very Good condition. DC/kb... (read more)

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The War Department, 1861: A Study in Mobilization and Administration Signed Edition
The War Department, 1861: A Study in Mobilization and Administration Signed Edition
by A. Howard Meneely
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1928 8vo., full black cloth stamped in gilt. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper to his uncle, dated 1928. With bibliography & index. Head, tail & fore edge of front board slightly creased. Light foxing... (read more)

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Ocho Mil Kilometros en Campana
Ocho Mil Kilometros en Campana
by Alvaro Obregon
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Mexico City: Fondo de Cultura Economica (1970). Octavo 16x22cm. cxxviii 615pp. Reprint of the second edition of 1959. Original wrappers. Text in Spanish illustrations in black & white. Covers rubbed soiled and edgeworn. Good condition. Alvaro Obregon... (read more)

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The World War through the Telebinocular
The World War through the Telebinocular
by Joseph Mills Hanson
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Meadville, PA: Keystone View Company, (1928). Octavo, 13 x 19.5 cm, xxvi, 442pp, plus catalog at rear. Fifth edition stated. Half-bound in black morocco with burgundy paper over boards; spine stamped in gilt. With two folding maps at rear. Binding worn... (read more)

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The History of the Honourable Artillery Company, 2 Volumes
The History of the Honourable Artillery Company, 2 Volumes
by G. A. Raikes
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London: Richard Bentley & Son, 1878. 2 volumes. Octavo 15.5 x 22 cm. xxxi, [i], 491pp, [5pp]; xl, 563pp, [1p], 4pp. First edition. Original blue cloth over bevelled boards, gilt lettering and decorations; recased, with newer endpapers. Color frontispiece... (read more)

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2nd Tactical Air Force Volume 3: From the Rhine to Victory
2nd Tactical Air Force Volume 3: From the Rhine to Victory
by Christopher Shores and Chris Thomas
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Over thirty years after the original and highly-acclaimed history was published, here is a completely rewritten and expanded account of this important command's vital contribution. This third of three volumes covers the final months of the war in Europe,... (read more)

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A Webfoot Volunteer: The Diary of William M. Hilleary, 1864-1866 Signed Edition
A Webfoot Volunteer: The Diary of William M. Hilleary, 1864-1866 Signed Edition
by Herbert B. Nelson and Preston E. Onstad
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Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, (1965). Octavo, 16 x 23.5 cm, 240pp. 1st edition, signed by co-editor Preston E. Onstad on the title page. Original blue cloth stamped in gilt. Lower front corner bumped; light soiling to the top edge of the text... (read more)

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Nachrichten Fur Die Truppe
Nachrichten Fur Die Truppe
by Sefton Delmer
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Nendeln/Leichtenstein Krause Reprint 1973. Three volumes of the News for the Troops masterminded by Sefton Delmer. Contains reprints of the newsletters dropped behind German lines. Complete as issued #'s 9 - 381. In German. Folio brown cloth ex-lib... (read more)

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Reminiscences of the Boys in Gray 1861-1865
Reminiscences of the Boys in Gray 1861-1865
by Mamie Yeary
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[Dayton, OH]: Morningside, 1986. Octavo, 16.5 x 24.5 cm. 928 pp. A facsimile of the 1912 publication. Publisher's full gray cloth over boards; front board decorated in red, white, and blue; front board and spine stamped in gilt. Illustrated with... (read more)

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Hellbird War Book
Hellbird War Book
by Alfred F. Kalberer
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[No place]: (Colonel Alfred F. Kalberer), [no date; ca. 1945.] Oblong quarto, 118pp. Bound in brown faux leather embossed in blind and decorated in silver. Black & white photos throughout. Binding rubbed and worn; spine shaken and creased; front hinge... (read more)

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The Story of the 168th Infantry
The Story of the 168th Infantry
by John H. Taber
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Iowa City, IA: The State Historical Society of Iowa, (1925). Octavo, 15 x 22.5 cm. vii 421pp. xvi 397pp. Two volumes in full red cloth over boards; front boards and spines stamped in gilt. Top edges gilt. Portrait frontispieces protected by tissue guards.... (read more)

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Naval Ordnance: A Textbook Prepared for the Use of the Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy
Naval Ordnance: A Textbook Prepared for the Use of the Midshipmen of the United States Naval Academy
by Officers of the United States Navy
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Annapolis: The United States Naval Institute, 1939. Octavo, 15.5 x 23.5 cm. xiii, [i], 481pp. Original burgundy cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Issued without a dust jacket. Numerous illustrations, including many folding diagrams, charts, etc. Binding... (read more)

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Military Strategy: A General Theory of Power Control
Military Strategy: A General Theory of Power Control
by J. C. Wylie
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In "Military Strategy" Rear Admiral J.C. Wylie invented the intellectual framework and terminology with which to understand strategy as a means of control. He synthesized the four existing specific theories of strategy into one general theory that is as... (read more)

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Jane's Avionics 2006-2007
Jane's Avionics 2006-2007
by Edward Downs
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Alexandria, VA: Jane's Information Group, 2006. 22 x 32 cm, 1012pp. Twenty-fifth edition. Bound in glossy pictorial paper over boards; no dust jacket. Boards rubbed and edgeworn with several scratches; corners lightly bumped; hinges slightly weakened... (read more)

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