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Executive Intent

by Brown Dale

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Published
2010
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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New York: William Morrow an Imprint of HarperCollins, 2010. When America develops the most powerful defense system in history, will it be used to protect the nation - or will it be used to force universal domination? Small remainder dot to bottom edge. Price intact dust jacket. A tight clean copy.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near… Read more
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Strike Force

by Brown Dale

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Published
2007
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Near Fine
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First Edition First Printing
ISBN
9780061173103
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New York: William Morrow an Imprint of Harper Collins Publishers, 2007. The Battle For Control of Iran...Begins in Space. When a disgraced former Iranian military chief of staff engineers an insurgency that threatens to destroy the theocratic regime in Iran, a new era appears to be dawning in the Middle East. Remainder mark to bottom edge. Price intact dust… Read more
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Dragon

by Cussler, Clive

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1990
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As New
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780671626198
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$29.95

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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1990. Clive Cussler deftly mixes recent history with some of our deepest fears. He has created a mastepiece of suspense, in which it is once again up to the inimitable Dirk Pitt ( Cussler's brilliantly conceived hero) to defuse a terrifying threat to world peace. An immaculate As New book. Price-intact, illustrated dust… Read more
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They Came To Cordura

by Swarthout Glendon

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Published
1958
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Heinemann, 1958. A story based on the abortive American Punitive Expedition of 1916 led into Mexico to chastise the famous revolutionary and bandit Francisco Villa. (It was during this campaign that the last cavalry charge was made by the US Army.) Although the episodes have an authentic and documentary flavour, the story is the timeless one of human behaviour… Read more
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Sons of The Others ; War Novel

by Gibbs Philip

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Very Good
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First Edition
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Toronto: The Ryerson Press No date. Sir Philip Gibbs, author of Blood Relations, This Nettle, Danger, Broken Pledges, etc. Sons of The Others is a First Canadian Edition from the British plates. A great war novel. Offsetting to endpapers, short indent to ffep. Gilt title print to spine remains bright. The well illustrated dust jacket shows wear to front spine… Read more
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The Alaska Deception

by Brinton, William M

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Published
1984
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Near Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780916515003
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$20.00

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San Francisco, California: Mercury House Incorporated, 1984. In the chess game of international power politics there is a hidden line of attack, a shadow world where betrayal and conspiracy, subtle feints and moves-within-moves define the rules of play. This realm of intrique is described with stunning clarity and compelling reality in William M Brinton's geopolitical thriller, The Alaska Deception.… Read more
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Blood Winter

by Patrick, William

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1990
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Near Fine
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First Edition
ISBN
9780670827893
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$22.50

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New York: Viking, 1990. With vividly rendered scenes of the Europe of seventy years ago, with a cast of characters ranging from young Winston Churchill to the Kaiser's sadistic dentist, 'Blood Winter' is a compelling story of love and death, and entertainment of the highest order. Remainder stroke to bottom edge. A bright book in a price-intact… Read more
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No Price For Freedom

by Gibbs, Philip

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Published
1955
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Very Good
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First Edition
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London: Hutchinson, 1955. This novel does full justice to an inspiring theme. It is the story of Poland - of the young men and women who were first to make a stand against the armies of Hitler - a desperate challenge - and who went underground in a secret army until the amazing epic of the "Rising In Warsaw" .… Read more
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The Battle Within

by Gibbs, Philip

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Published
1944
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Very Good
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$19.75

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Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1944. 1944 copyright. It is a dramatic piece of writing with many poignant episodes and covers the period after the victory in Tunisia, when the world waited for the invasion signal which, as Winston Churchill promised, would come " Before the leaves of autumn fall." Name to ffep. A clean respectable copy.. Hard… Read more
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Through The Storm

by Gibbs, Philip

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Published
1946
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Very Good
Edition
Second Canadian Edition Stated
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Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1946. Sir Philip Gibbs has provided another novel of historical fiction dealing with the Second World War. A clean respectable book.. Second Canadian Edition Stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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The Interpreter A Novel

by Gibbs, Philip

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Published
1944
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Very Good
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Toronto: Ryerson Press, 1944. 1944 to title page. Sir Philip Gibbs lays his scene partly in England and partly in the United States in this novel. The character John Barton, an American journalist marrys English beauty, Lady Anne Ede. In this novel Barton is the interpreter, who, after poignant and tragic experiences in England during the Blitz and the Battle… Read more
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Proving Ground

by Arnold, Elliott

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Published
1975
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Very Good
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First Edition, Second Impression
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9780297768302
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London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1975. A wartime novel of suspense. An American ambulance plane is shot down over Albania by the Germans. This is a gripping story of survival in the Balkans during World War II. Illustrated price-intact dust jacket.. First Edition, Second Impression. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.
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Red Phoenix

by Bond, Larry

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Published
1989
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Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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$14.50

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New York: Warner Books, 1989. A second Korean War. Gripping, complex and frighteningly real, 'Red Phoenix' unfolds a chilling combat scenario in an area never before explored in military and political suspense fiction and one that establishes a bold new standard for the genre. Contents include maps, list of characters and glossary. Author' first novel. Jacket… Read more
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The Seventh Gate

by Leckie, Keith Ross

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Published
1989
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780771592102
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$24.50

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Toronto: MacmiIllan of Canada, 1989. The author worked as a director and screenwriter for a number of dramatic television series and features. In 1980 he traveled to Afghanistan to see conditions there for himself and to research the background for this novel. The Seventh Gate is set in the area in which he traveled and many of its characters are… Read more
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Under Siege

by Coonts, Stephen

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
1990
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Near Fine
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780671722296
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$16.50

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New York: Pocket Books, 1990. The return of Jake Grafton. This novel captures a chilling nightmare scenario, one that has already devasted Columbia and sent shock waves around the world. The war against drug lords is exploding within the borders of the United States. Remainder mark to bottom edge. A bright clean copy in an illustrated price-intact dust jacket..… Read more
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Liberty

by Coonts, Stephen

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Gilt Edge Books
Published
2003
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
ISBN
9780312283612
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New York: St Martin's Press, 2003. A Jake Grafton Novel. Spymaster Janeos Ilin delivers a chilling message to Jake Grafton - a rogue Russian general has sold four nuclear warheads to a radical Islamic terrorist group which intends to detenate them in America. A bright clean book in an illustrated price-intact dust jacket.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard… Read more
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America

by Coonts, Stephen

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Published
2001
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780312254315
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New York: St Martin's Press, 2001. A Jake Grafton Novel. USS America, the most technologically advanced nuclear-powered submarine ever built , is hijacked in front of hundreds of people gathered to watch its departure on its first operational cruise. Illustrated price-intact dust jacket.. First Edition, First Printing. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good.
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Trial By Fire

by Coyle, Harold

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
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First Edition, First Printing
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9780671732554
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1992. For the first time the author brings war to American soil and dramatically portrays an all too plausible Mexico revolution - one that tragically and inexorably draws the United States into major battles on its border. Coyle raises to a new level, his powerful vision of the horrendous personal, military and political cost… Read more
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The Rock : A Novel

by Tute, Warren

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Published
1957
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First Edition
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London: Cassell & Company Ltd, 1957. The Rock of Gibraltar has been a British fortress and colony for more than two hundred and fifty years. As a bastion of British sea power, as the custodian of the entrance of the Mediterranean, it has always been a vital factor in British strategy. This novel is the story of Gibraltar in its… Read more
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Order of Battle

by Melchior Ib

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Published
1972
Edition
First Edition
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$32.50

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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1972. This novel of the last weeks of the WW II Allied drive into Germany derives from the author's own experiences and the files of the U.S. Counter Intelligence Corps. The entire action takes place during the nineteen days between President Roosevelt's death and Hitler's suicide, and the story deals with ferreting out… Read more
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