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Erection and Maintenance Instructions for Army Model B-29

By: N/A

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Con P. Curran Printing Co. (printed by): 1945

Seller ID: 67225


Thick loose leaf with black buckram covers. ARMY B 29 hand lettered in a cutout window on the spine. On the front cover there is blind stamped, "A.A.F Publications". November 10, 1944 ; Revised March 20, 1945 . Restricted . Illustrated with hundreds of photographs, figures, diagrams, many fold-outs. There is some wear to covers from use. The front cover, which was held by a couple of pins, has come loose. It looks like it could be reattached without too much eff... View more info

Secret Journal - Life in a World War II Prison Camp Prisoner of War - My Secret Journal

By: Arct, Squadron Leader B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Webb & Bower: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 63623


Glossy paper covered boards with mild edgewear and bumped spine ends. Binding tight, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Unpaginated pages View more info

Nazi Judges in West Germany

By: Brodzka, Halina

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Zachodnia Agencja Prasowa: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63628


Wraps have light edgewear, soil and scuffing. Some light chipping and creasing to top 1.5'' of spine and area around it. Top fore corner bumped. Binding tight, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 41 pages View more info

ESCAPE TO THE HILLS

By: Chapman, James & Ethel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lancaster, PA, The Jaques Cattell Press: 1947

Seller ID: 38602


Red cloth-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine, light wear to edges (one tiny tear in cloth at rear lower edge), foxing to textblock edges and first/last few pages, small abrasion to lower edge of front pastedown, previous owner's name to ffep, abrasion to backside of half-title (from removed plate). Dust jacket in mylar, chips/tears and creases to edges and folds, spine sunned, rubbing and light soiling, light foxing, thin scratch to rear. ; B&W Illustrations; 8... View more info

The Life of a P.O.W. Under the Japanese in Caricature

By: Fortier, Colonel Malcolm Vaughn

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Spokane, C.W. Hill Printing Co: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 66309


Full cloth, lettering on the front in gilt. Signed by the author on the title page. Above his signature he has written "Bob". Corners are bumped, some light soiling to the endpapers. Some few margins have some minor soiling. A tight copy. In the back there is a "Roster of P.O.W.'s Associated with Colonel Fortier in Prison Camps". Unfortunately several of these pages are duplicated and several leaves are missing. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 150 pages;... View more info

The Enigma of General Blaskowitz

By: Giziouski, Richard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Leo Cooper/Pen & Sword Books Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62044


Red and black boards. A very tight, clean copy but for some crimping to the lower spine and a bit of insect damage to the rear, lower board. The dust jacket is faded at the spine but is otherwise quite nice, without tears or creases. Not price clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 532 pages View more info

The Story of Dr. Wassell

By: Hilton, James

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Little, Brown & Company: 1943

Edition: "First Edition" stated; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 66618


Green cloth. Signed, inscribed by James Hilton and signed also by Cmdr. C. M. Wassell, U.S.N.R. Bookplate and small store stamp to the front pastedown. Bumped upper corners. All else is very clean and tight. The dust jacket has some light wear, chipping to the spine ends and corners. Some light spotting to the spine and rear panel, near the spine. The price on the front flap is covered by an old store sticker. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 158 pages; Signed by Author View more info

Massacre at Parit Sulong

By: Mant, Gilbert

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kangaroo Press Pty.Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66908


An excellent copy with only the most minimal wear. No marking but for a name stamped to the lower page edges. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages View more info

Alab Ng Puso Filipinos in World War II

By: Pobre, Cesar & Juanita Rimando & Department of National Defense

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Department of National Defense (Philippines): 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62194


Red boards. Illustrated throughout. Inscribed and signed by the author of the forward, former president of The Philippines, Fidel V. Ramos. The inscription is to Bob Filner, former California congressman and Mayor of San Diego. It is dated 1997. The lower corners of the covers and textblock are bumped. Other bumps to the lower spine corner and to the upper, front cover edge. The text is very clean. The dust jacket is lightly worn; no tears or chips. ; Heart on Fire; 192... View more info

Ben Drew The Katzenjammer Ace

By: Powell, R. R. and U. L. Drew

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64704


SIGNED by Drew on frontispiece page. Navy cloth covered boards with bumped spine ends. Dj in new mylar has trace wear and old price sticker to front flap. Binding tight, text clean. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 248 pages; Signed by One Author View more info

Wings Over the Mexican Border Pioneer Military Aviation in the Big Bend

By: Ragsdale, Kenneth Baxter

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Texas Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63634


Brown cloth covered boards with trace edgewear and bumped spine ends. Dj in mylar has light creasing and wear to edges, also a few small closed tears to edges. Binding tight, text clean. No names, stickers or stamps. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 266 pages View more info

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I'll Never Forget A Compendium of Events - 1936 to 1945 China - Burma - India World War II

By: Rayburn, M.P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: M. P. Rayburn & Associates: 1996

Seller ID: 61657


Red cloth covered boards with gilt title on spine. Dj in mylar has mild edgewear and uneven yellowing. The thin plastic layer on the dj is wrinkled and bubbling. Binding tight, text clean. Trace soil to text block. Couple pieces of scotch tape stuck to pastedowns.; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 571 pages View more info

Beyond the Threshold

By: Rupp, Albert

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Long Beach, Almar Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63957


Blue boards, stamped in gilt lettering. Illustrated with photographs. A few pages at the rear have many notes in pen as to who survived, who did not, etc. Foxing to the page edges. Clean and tight otherwise. The dust jacket has some rubbing but is otherwise quite nice. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 131 pages View more info

Winged Samurai Saburo Sakai and the Zero Fighter Pilots

By: Sakaida, Henry

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Champlin Fighter Museum Pr: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 64805


Pictorial wraps. Signed with short, generic inscription from the author. Also signed by Saburo Sakai in English and Japanese. Some rubbing to the covers, light wear along the spine edges. Former owner bookplate to the inside, front cover. A couple of light spots to the upper page edges. Tight and clean otherwise. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 159 pages; Signed by Author View more info

World War II in the Philippines (Complete in Seven Volumes) In North Luzon; The Last Journey; Batanes and North Luzon; Manila, Bicolandia and The Tagalog Privinces, The Luzon Central Plain, Zambales, Bataan and Corregidor; The Visayas, Palawan, Mindoro, Masbate, Mindanao and Sulu; Defense, Defeat and Defiance

By: Salazar, Generoso P., Reyes, Fernando R., Nuval, Leonardo Q.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Quezon City, Philippines, Veterans Federation of the Philippines: 1996

Seller ID: 62200


Seven volumes. 461, 897, 500, 476, 366, 489, 792 pp. Red cloth stamped in gilt on the front and spine. Illustrated. All volumes are in very good or better condition with any exceptions noted. Three of the volumes have a spine lean. Volume two has some soiling to the page edges. The title, Defense, Defeat and Defiance, has a bump to one upper spine corner and also has some creasing to the lower corner of 40 pages. The interior of all are completely unmarked and tight. The... View more info

DAVISVILLE AND THE SEABEES

By: Schroder, Walter K. & Gloria A. Emma

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 1999

Seller ID: 58744


Pictorial wraps with light edgewear and scuffing. Binding tight, text clean. Trace soil to text block. ; Images of America: Rhode Island; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages View more info

DESTINY A Flying Tiger's Rendezvous with Fate

By: SHILLING, Erik

Price: $50.00

Publisher: (Alta Loma), Erik Shilling: 1997

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 52617


The covers are nearly fine but the text block has a waviness along the fore edge. There is no evidence of dampness. The dust jacket has several tears, one at the top of the rear edge is about 1" with an associated tear. There is another ragged tear with creasing at the lower, rear of about 1 1/2". Other light wear. ; Signed on the title page by three members of The Flying Tigers; Morgan H. Vaux, Leo J. Schramm, and Ed Fobes. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 274 pa... View more info

28 Years in the Guam Jungle Sergeant Yokoi Home from World War II

By: Shimbun, Asahi

Price: $30.00

Publisher: JAPAN PUBL TRADING CO: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66940


The covers are rubbed but have only minor wear otherwise. There is a former owner name stamped to the upper and lower page edges. Very clean interior. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 135 pages View more info

The Last Mission The Secret History of World War II's Final Battle

By: Smith, Jim & Malcolm McConnell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Broadway: 2002

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 63907


Paper covered boards with trace edgewear and slightly bumped spine ends. Dj in new mylar has trace edgewear. Binding tight, text clean. Signed by McConnell on ffep. No stickers or stamps. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 368 pages; Signed by One Author View more info

How We Took It; Vignettes of Japanese internment Camps in the Philippines

By: Stahl, Alfred J. & John L. Jay

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, A. J. Stahl: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64404


Cloth. Name to front blank, corners and spine ends bumped, wear to spine ends. Some light staining to cloth. The spine is darkened. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 118 pages View more info