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Marine! : The Life of Lt. Gen. Lewis B. Puller USMC

by Davis, Burke

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Published
1962
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780316175029
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$64.50

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New York, NY, U.S.A.: Little Brown & Company, 1962. 403 pages, illustrated with black and white photographs and maps. An officer in Korea said of Puller, "I'd follow him to hell--and it looks like I'm going to have to." The much decorated hero is revealed in a fascinating biography by a fine writer. Green cloth binding with gilt lettering on… Read more
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The Path to Power (Autographed)

by Thatcher, Margaret

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Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780060172701
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$175.50

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New York: Harper Collins, 1995. Has Beautiful Proprietary View of Parliament Autographed Bookplate. 656pp/illus. Story of Thatcher's life up to her election in 1979. Clean no marks. DJ is price clipped.. Autographed By Author. 1st Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good+. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Downing Street Years (Autographed)

by Thatcher, Margaret

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Published
1993
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780060170561
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$195.50

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New York: HarperCollins, 1993. 914pp/illus. SIGNED by AUTHOR and British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher on her proprietary No 10 Downing Street book plate; 4th printing The Downing Street Years is a brilliant first-hand portrayal of the events and personalities of her years in power. She gives accounts of the great and critical moments of her premiership - the three election… Read more
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The Memoirs of Marshal Zhukov

by Zhukov, Marshal Georgii Konstantinovich

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Published
1971
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780224619240
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$57.50

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London: Jonathan Cape Ltd, 1971. 703 pages plus 8 pmaps at the end of the book, 21 chapters, numerous documentary photographs. Small light stain outer edge of pages. Overall Clean . 1st Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Michael Wittmann and the Tiger Commanders of the Leibstandarte

by Agte, Patrick

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Published
1996
Condition
As New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780921991304
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$295.00

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Winnipeg, MB, Canada: J. J. Fedorowicz, 1996. The outstanding German tank commander of WWII and the Tiger tanks of the 1st SS Panzer Division "Adolf Hitler". The legendary man and the legendary tank. Wittmann received the Knights Cross with the Swords & Oakleaves for his achievements on the Russian Front, and was killed in action in Normandy. 352 pages +… Read more
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Tigers in the Mud

by Carius, Otto

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780921991144
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$265.00

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: J.J. Fedorowicz, 1992. 343 pages, numerous illus/maps. Otto Carius was one of the most successful commanders to ever take a Tiger into battle, destroying well over 150 enemy tanks during his incredible career. Now out of print. Clean. 1st Printing. Illustrated Boards. Near Fine/No Jacket Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$265.00
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Twentieth Century American Biography Series: George C. Marshall

by Mark A. Stoler

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Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780805777857
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$37.50

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New York: Twayne Publishers, 1989. 252pp/illus. Marshall was a participant in every significant event contributing to the nation s status as a superpower. From his first combat duty in the Philippines at the turn of the century, through both World Wars, into the cold war and the Korea conflict, Marshall was a key figure in devising and implementing U.S.… Read more
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A Narrative of the Missions of the United Brethren among the Delaware and Mohegan Indians from Its Commencement in the Year 1740 to the Close of the Year 1808

by Heckewelder, John Gottlieb Ernestus. Edited by William Elsey Connelly

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Published
1907
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Printing
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$2,950.00

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Cleveland, OH: The Burrows Brothers Company, 1907. 616pp/frontis/illus/maps. #30 of 150 copies.In near fine clean slipcase. Beautifully printed on extra large laid paper bound in a richly tooled half leather binder. An exceedingly rare volume. Includes: illustrations, diagrams, maps. During the American Revolutionary War, a contingent of Delaware Christian Indians, led by John Heckwelder, an assistant… Read more
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Verlorene Siege (Lost Victories)

by Manstein, Erich V.

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Published
1959
Condition
Very Good+
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$97.50

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Bonn, Germany: Athenaum Verlag, 1959. 664pp/illus/maps (fold-out map). Autoniography of Field Marshal Manstein. First German Edition. Clean.. Cloth. Very Good+/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Lost Victories : The War Memoirs of Hitlers Most Brilliant General

by Von Manstein, Field Marshal Erich

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Published
1958
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780891415251
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Chicago, IL: Henry Regnery, 1958. Book has 574 pages with a few maps and illustrations. In 1939 Manstein was appointed Chief of Staff for Rundstedt's Army Group South where he served for the conquest of Poland. Manstein commanded an infantry corps in France and rose to command a panzer corps during Operation Barbarossa. Following his conquest of… Read more
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Grenadiers

by Kurt Meyer (Translated By Michael Mende )

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Published
1994
Condition
As New
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9780921991199
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$95.50

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: J.J. Fedorowicz, 1994. 254pp, ills, plates, maps, General Kurt Meyer of the 12th Waffen SS Hitler Youth relives his fierce encounters with Allied troops in Normandy shortly after D-Day and his court- mars hal in 1945 where he was sentenced to death for killing Canadian prisoners. Clean and as new. Now out of Print.. 1st Printing. Illustrated… Read more
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Neither Fear nor Hope : The Wartime Memoirs of the German Defender of Cassino

by von Senger und Etterlin, General Frido

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Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780891413509
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Novato, CA, U.S.A.: Presidio Press, 1989. 368 pages with photos/maps. Memoirs of this German General, first as a Brigade Commander in France 1940, then commander of the 17th Panzer division during the Stalingrad campaign. He then served in Sicily and at Monte Cassino and after during the Italian campaign, where he eventually commanded 14th Panzer Korps. Clean no marks..… Read more
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Rommel and Caporetto

by John Wilks; Eileen Wilks

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Published
2001
Condition
As New
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780850527728
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$67.50

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South Yorkshire, UK: Pen and Sword, 2001. 262pp/illus/maps. Detailed study of the Caporetto attack from the German side which provides new insights into the role of Irwin Rommel's elite Wurttemburg Mountain Battalion (gebirgsjager) in the crushing Italian defeat. Clean no marks. 1st Edition. Cloth. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Das Antlitz des Führers, mit einem Geleitwort von Baldur von Schirach

by Professor Heinrich Hoffmann

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Published
1939
Condition
Near Fine
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$150.00

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Berlin, Germany: Buchergilde Guttenberg, 1939. 32pp/illus. Heinrich Hoffmann's last published book, published shortly before the outbreak of World War Two. Hoffmann was arrested in 1945 and sentenced to four years imprisonment. This is book of 16 large photographic illustrations of Hitler from 1919 to 1939. Clean no marks.. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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$150.00
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Adolf Hitler: Bilder aus den Leben des Fuhrers

by Hitler, Adolf

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Published
1936
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Near Fine
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Hamburg, GE: Herausgegeben Cigaretten/Bilderdienst, 1936. 136pp. Orig. parchment-backed boards. With coloured portrait of Hitler as frontispiece, and 200 tipped-in photographs of which 5 are in colour. All pictures present. Fine and complete. Comes with separate 31pp english translation. Rare with dust jacket and original box.. A historical & pictorial record of the rise and propaganda… Read more
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Gideon Goes to War: the Story of Major-General Orde C. Wingate

by Mosley, Leonard

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing
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New York: New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1955, 1955. 256pp Includes 9 b/w illustrations. Scribner "A" for 1st printing. Biography of the controversial and unconventional Orde Wingate, best known for leading the irregular Chindits behind Japanese lines in Burma. Light underlining throughout.. First Printing. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Known and Unknown: A Memoir (Autographed)

by Rumsfeld, Donald

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Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9781595230676
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$124.50

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New York: Sentinel, 2011. 815pp/illus/maps. Inscribed by Rumsfeld on title page. "Few Americans have spent more time near the center of power than Donald Rumsfeld. Now he has written an unflinching memoir of his half-century career, sharing previously undisclosed details that will fascinate readers and force historians to rethink many controversies." Clean. Inscribed By Author. 1st… Read more
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Known and Unknown: A Memoir

by Rumsfeld, Donald

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Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Printing
ISBN
9781595230676
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$39.50

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New York: Sentinel, 2011. 815pp/illus/maps. "Few Americans have spent more time near the center of power than Donald Rumsfeld. Now he has written an unflinching memoir of his half-century career, sharing previously undisclosed details that will fascinate readers and force historians to rethink many controversies." Clean. 1st Printing. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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Directors of the Central Intelligence as Leaders of the U.S. Intelligence Community, 1946-2005

by Garthoff, Douglas F.

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Published
2005
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9781929667147
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$79.50

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Langley, VA: Central Intelligence Agency, 2005. 336pp/illus. This is an in-house, unclassified CIA publication. It's an oversized (8" x 11") softcover that provides brief resumes and portraits of the 16 CIA Directors and 17 Deputy Directors (plus OSS legendary Chief General Donovan). Clean. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket - Wraps. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.… Read more
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Combat Commander: Autobiography of a Soldier

by Harmon, Major General E. N. With Mackaye, Milton and Mackaye, William Ross

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780131524217
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$47.50

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Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice-Hall, Inc, 1970. 352 pp, quarterbound w/brown cloth covered boards w/black cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, Inscription by co-author on ffep. The author was commissioned in 1917 and assigned to Fort Ethan Allen. There he assumed command of Troop F, remaining with it through WW1. In WW2 he was commander of two famed armored divisions and… Read more
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