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Sailors of 1812; Life in the Early U. S. Navy (Inscribed. First Edition.)
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Sailors of 1812; Life in the Early U. S. Navy (Inscribed. First Edition.)

by Charles K. Landis

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First Edition
Published
1936
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Paperback
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New Jersey: Chas. K. Landis Publishing Co, 1936. First Edition. Paperback. Very Good+. Charles K. Landis. Inscribed by Author. Inscribed by author. Stapled binding. Black and yellow illustrated covers. Sailors of 1812: Life in the Early U.S. Navy is a 1936 paperback book written and illustrated by Charles K. Landis. It's a monograph about the sailors and ships… Read more about this item
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The Nest in the Altar or Reminisences of the Franco-Prussian War of 1870

The Nest in the Altar or Reminisences of the Franco-Prussian War of 1870

by William J Lowe

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Published
1999
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Hardcover
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9781853071232
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London : Chapter Two, 1999. Hardcover. Fine. 0x0x0. Bound in periwinkle paper with white text and pastedown illustration. 55pp.<br><br>CONDITION: Covers are unmarked except for old price label on back cover. Pages are crisp and clean. Binding and text block are tight. Full refund if not satisfied.
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White Hat: The Military Career of Captain William Philo Clark

White Hat: The Military Career of Captain William Philo Clark

by Nelson, Mark J

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Near Fine
Published
2018-10-18
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Hardcover
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9780806161228
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University of Oklahoma Press, 2018-10-18. hardcover. Like New/Near Fine. 6x0x9. Bound in light green paper with white text on the spine. Best known for his role in the arrest and killing of Crazy Horse and for the book he wrote, The Indian Sign Language, Captain William Philo Clark (1845–1884) was one of the Old Army’s renaissance men, by… Read more about this item
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The War In Outline 1914-1918

The War In Outline 1914-1918

by Liddell Hart

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Very Good
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No date, copyright 1936
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Hardcover
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New York: The Modern Library, No date, copyright 1936. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Toledano 8. Map endpapers, four additional maps. xx, Index, 285 pp. CONDITION: Red cloth boards, title and publisher logo on cover and spine. Slight wear; text free of writing. Dust jacket with illustration and title front and spine. Tattered edges, mild wear. Full refund if… Read more about this item
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Fighters over the Falklands: Defending the Islanders’ Way of Life

Fighters over the Falklands: Defending the Islanders’ Way of Life

by David Gledhill

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Published
2015
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Hardcover
ISBN
9781781552223
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London : Fonthill Media, 2015. hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. 7x1x9. Color and black and white illustrations. Bound in black cloth with gilt text on the spine. Many color and black and white illustrations. 207pp. Pictorial dustjacket.<br><br>CONDITION: Covers are unmarked. Pages are crisp and clean. Binding and text block are tight. Dustjacket is lightly rubbed and is a little wrinkled… Read more about this item
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Wooden Ships And Iron Men, Being a True Tale of That Doughty Warrior of The Spanish Main, Mariner, and Gentleman, Admiral John Benbow, R.N., Whose Illustrious Name Was Affixed To The Inn in Treasure Island (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)
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Wooden Ships And Iron Men, Being a True Tale of That Doughty Warrior of The Spanish Main, Mariner, and Gentleman, Admiral John Benbow, R.N., Whose Illustrious Name Was Affixed To The Inn in Treasure Island (INSCRIBED FIRST EDITION)

by Dr. Edgar Benbow

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FIRST EDITION
Published
1957
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Hardcover
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New York: Greenwich Book Publishers, 1957. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Very Good -/Very Good -. Inscribed by Author. Tan publishers cloth hardcopy entitled on spine. Normal shelf, edge and corner wear; shaded endpapers. 31 pp. Dust jacket with image of Admiral Benbow; edge tears, wear on edges, rubbed and spotted. Very good-. Full refund if not satisfied.
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Bush The Destroyer, Looking Back Fifty Years (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
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Bush The Destroyer, Looking Back Fifty Years (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)

by Frank Hicks

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FIRST EDITION
Published
2003
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Paperback
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Not Given: Ralph Roberts, 2003. FIRST EDITION. Paperback. Near Fine. Black and White Photographs. Signed by Author. Pictorial paperback, light shelf wear and rubbing. Photographs. 53 pp. Near fine condition. Full refund if not satisfied.
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Secret Patrol (INSCRIBED, PRESUMED FIRST EDITION)
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Secret Patrol (INSCRIBED, PRESUMED FIRST EDITION)

by Don Peterson, USN Retired

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Presumed First Edition
Published
2009
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Paperback
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Not Given: Self-Published, 2009. Presumed First Edition. Paperback. Very Good. Inscribed by Author. From former shipmate of Don Peterson: "Don has written about the submarine missions of the Cold War Era and captured the essence of that way of life during a critical period in United States History. "Secret Patrol" will do much to fill in the blanks… Read more about this item
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It's That Way Everywhere, George, A Memoir (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)
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It's That Way Everywhere, George, A Memoir (SIGNED FIRST EDITION)

by George Cline Wells

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FIRST EDITION
Published
2007
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Paperback
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Bloomington IN: Author House, 2007. FIRST EDITION. Paperback. Near Fine. Signed by Author. Pictorial paper cover entitled in white text on front; black text title on spine. Rear cover has author photograph and short synopsis. 549 pp. Unmarked leaves. Near fine. Full refund if not satisfied.
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British Forces Motorcycles 1925-45 (SIGNED)
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British Forces Motorcycles 1925-45 (SIGNED)

by C.J. Orchard & S.J. Madden

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Published
1995
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Hardcover
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United Kingdom: Alan Sutton Publishing Limited, 1995. Hardcover. Like New/Like New. Black and White Photographs. Signed by Author. This book looks at all military motorcycles of British origin known to have been tested mainly by the Mechanical Warfare Experimental Establishment/Mechanisation Experimental Establishment. Included is a comprehensive listing of all motorcycle contracts for the period with a varied selection… Read more about this item
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Fix Bayonets!

Fix Bayonets!

by John W. Thomason, Jr., Captain, U.S. Marine Corps

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No Jacket
Edition
Reprint
Published
1926
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Hardcover
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New York / London: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1926. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. John W. Thomason, Jr. Quarter bound tan paper hardcopy with title and illustrated cover. Gilt lettering on green spine. Normal wear to edges, corners and covers. Owner name on front endpaper. 245 pp. VG. Full refund if not satisfied.
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Records of the World War: Field Orders 1918 5th Division

Records of the World War: Field Orders 1918 5th Division

by Various

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Published
1921
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Hardcover
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Washington D.C: Government Printing Office, 1921. Hardcover. Very Good . Hardcover. Bound in green cloth with gilt text and seal on the cover and black text on the spine. From the preface, "To make documents relating to the recent war available to historical investigators, it is necessary to print them...The text itself is as nearly as possible a… Read more about this item
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Art of War (FIRST EDITION)

Art of War (FIRST EDITION)

by Niccolo Machiavelli; Translator: Christopher Lynch

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FIRST EDITION
Published
2003
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Hardcover
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Chicago / London: The University of Chicago Press, 2003. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Like New/Like New. A sensitive and entirely new translation of the "Art of War" rendered in modern, idiomatic English yet faithful to the original. Essential reading for anyone who wants to understand the history and theory of war in the West. xlv, Translator's Preface, Introduction, Suggested… Read more about this item
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The Greenhill Dictionary Of Military Quotations

The Greenhill Dictionary Of Military Quotations

by Peter G. Tsouras [Editor]

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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
2000
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9781853673900
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London, Pennsylvania: Greenhill Books/Stackpole Books, 2000. First Edition. hardcover. Very Good+/Near Fine. 8x10x3. First Edition. Hardcover. Bound in blue cloth with gilt lettering on the spine. This is an epic new volume bringing 4,000 years of military history to life through the words of more than 800 soldiers, commanders, military theorists and commentators on war. Diverse personalities -… Read more about this item
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Manual For Noncommissioned Officers and Privates of Infantry of The Army of the United States 1917

Manual For Noncommissioned Officers and Privates of Infantry of The Army of the United States 1917

by War Department

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Published
1917
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Hardcover
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Washington D.C: Government Printing Office, 1917. Hardcover. Very Good. A detailed military manual for Noncommissioned Officers and Privates of Infantry of the U.S. Army. Contents include large variety of subjects and instructions, i.e., drill maneuvers, bayonet use and movements, corporal of the guard, relieving old guard, first aid rules, English-French vocabulary and phrases, Index. Fold out illustrations. 350… Read more about this item
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The Elementary Principles of Tactics; With New Observations on The Military Art (First Edition)
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The Elementary Principles of Tactics; With New Observations on The Military Art (First Edition)

by Sieur B [Le Roy de Bosroger]

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First Edition
Published
1771
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Hardcover
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London: Printed for S. Hooper, No. 25, Ludgate-Hill, 1771. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. Illustrated . Published just before the Revolutionary War in 1771. Bound in brown calf leather, covers are plain. Spine is beautifully ornamented with gilt decoration and red leather label stamped in gilt lettering. Cover edges are tooled in decorative gilt. Twelve fold out… Read more about this item
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Mercenaries For The Crimea: The German, Swiss, and Italian Legions in British Service, 1854-1856 (FIRST EDITION)

Mercenaries For The Crimea: The German, Swiss, and Italian Legions in British Service, 1854-1856 (FIRST EDITION)

by C. C. Bayley

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FIRST EDITION
Published
1977
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Hardcover
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Montreal & London: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1977. FIRST EDITION. Hardcover. Near Fine/No Jacket. FIRST EDITION, 1977. The crucial problem of recruiting with chapters, i.e., Army Recruiting before the Crimean War; The Foreign Enlistment Bill origins; Problems of Foreign Recruiting; Training; Disbandment. [viii], Appendices, Notes, Bibliography, Index, 197 pp. <br><br>CONDITION: Hardbound black boards, silver title on spine. Moisture spot… Read more about this item
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Emden Ayesha (FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR)
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Emden Ayesha (FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR)

by Lieutenant Hellmuth von Mucke

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FIRST EDITION INSCRIBED
Published
1917
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Hardcover
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Berlin: August Scherl, 1917. FIRST EDITION INSCRIBED. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. Inscribed by Author. FIRST EDITION, 1917. INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. First-hand account of adventures during World War I. CONDITION: Hardbound white boards illustrated with color graphic and entitled in black on cover and spine. Tight textblock, front hinge starting, red stained edges. Normal shelf wear to edges, rubbed… Read more about this item
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The Eyes of Orion: Five Tank Lieutenants in the Persian Gulf War (SIGNED. FIRST EDITION.)

The Eyes of Orion: Five Tank Lieutenants in the Persian Gulf War (SIGNED. FIRST EDITION.)

by Alex Vernon, (Author); with Neal Creighton Jr., Greg Downey & Rob Holmes (Primary Contributors); Gen. Barry R. McCaffrey (Forward)

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Used - Near Fine
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
Published
1999
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9780873386333
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Kent, Ohio, and London: The Kent State University Press, 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fine. 6x1x9. Illustrated . Inscribed by Author. SIGNED. FIRST EDITION, 1999. Inscribed "For Shelby | Best wishes, | Al Vernon | December 1999" on the title page. Includes forward written by Gen. Barry R. McCaffrey. Hardcover. Bound in black publisher's cloth and flecked tan… Read more about this item
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Memorials of Captain Hedley Vicars, Ninety-Seventh Regiment (FIRST AMERICAN EDITION)
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Memorials of Captain Hedley Vicars, Ninety-Seventh Regiment (FIRST AMERICAN EDITION)

by Catherine Marsh

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First American Edition
Published
1856
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Hardcover
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New York : Robert Carter & Brothers, 1856. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First American Edition. Hedley Shafto Johnstone Vicars (7 December 1826 – 22 March 1855) was a British Army officer and evangelical who was killed in action during the Crimean War. <br><br>Hardbound brown publishers cloth, tight binding, covers soiled and rubbed with small tears… Read more about this item
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