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Inside the Nazi War Machine: How Three Generals Unleashed Hitler's Blitzkrieg Upon the World

By: Alexander, Bevin

Price: $13.45

Publisher: New York, NAL Caliber: 2010

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 607773


Appear to be unread. Dark red boards with black spine imprinted in gold with title and author. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. ; 310 pages; Expert military strategist Alexander examines the groundbreaking martial concepts developed by brilliant generals Erwin Rommel, Erich von Manstein, and Heinz Guderian, whose plan was to unleash the power of the tank, creating juggernauts that would slam into and through enemy lines--the Blitzkrieg View more info

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Okinawa: The Last Battle

By: Appleman, Roy E.; Burns, James M.; Gugeler, Russell A.; Stevens, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Rutland, VT, Charles E. Tuttle Company: 1971

Edition: Sixth Printing

Our Product Number: 607806


Price-clipped and lower corner clipped; sticker shadow on free front end page ; Numerous fold-out maps and illustrations ; 527 pages View more info

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Hitler's Generals

By: Barnett (Ed.), Correlli

Price: $6.84

Publisher: New York, Grove Weidenfeld: 1989

Edition: BOMC

Our Product Number: 607156


Protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. Blue boards with black spine imprinted with title and author in gold ; 497 pages View more info

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Voices From D-Day

By: Bastable, Jonathan

Price: $9.99

Publisher: David & Charles Publishers:

Our Product Number: 606741


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A Flying Tiger's Diary

By: Bond Jr., Charles R.; Anderson Ph.D., Dr. Terry H.

Price: $8.25

Publisher: College Station, TX, TAMU Press:

Our Product Number: 605269


Appears unread. 264 pages. Centennial Series of the Association of Former Students, Texas A&M University. The Flying Tigers, under the leadership of Claire Chenault, fought legendary air battles in the skies over Burma and China and became the scourge of the proud Japenese air force. this journal of ace pilot charles Bond the first diary ever published by a member of that famous group of Americans, vividly preserves his experiences in aerial combat against the Japenese, ... View more info

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The Bedford Triangle: U. S. Undercover Operations from England in World War 2

By: Bowman, Martin W.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Patrick Stephens Limited: 1988

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 606840


Protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. Black cloth with title and author imprinted on spine in gold. Map on front and back endpapers Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. 48 pages of b/w photos. Index; 192 pages; Even today, despite the 30-year rule and the US Freedom of Information Act, many aspects of World War 2 intelligence operations remain classified. This book draws together strands of evidence of a wartime nerve centre of secret operations within a sho... View more info

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Flags of Our Fathers

By: Bradley, James; Powers, Ron

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam:

Our Product Number: 604204


400 pages. In February 1945, American Marines plunged into the surf at Iwo Jima — and into history. Through a hail of machine-gun and mortar fire that left the beaches strewn with comrades, they battled to the island’s highest peak. And after climbing through a landscape of hell itself, they raised a flag. Now the son of one of the flag-raisers has written a powerful account of six very different young men who came together in a moment that will live forever. To his ... View more info

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Daring Missions of World War II

By: Breuer, William

Price: $5.99

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Castle Books:

Our Product Number: 604474


Protected in a removable archival cover. . 238 pages. Few World War II stories are more gripping than those fought behind enemy lines by spies, underground members and special forces. In this collection, the author brings to light largely unknown stories of behind the scenes bravery and covert activities that helped the Allies win critical victories both on the ground and in the air. View more info

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Shuffleboard Pilots: The History of the Women's Air Raid Defense in Hawaii, 1941-1945

By: Chenoweth, Candace A.; Napier, A. Kam

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Honolulu, HI, Arizona Memorial Museum Association: 1991.

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 607482


Gift inscription inside front cover. ; Inscribed and SIGNED by one of the book's subjects, Ruth Cope, and her husband, Bill, a B-17 pilot, on the title page. Includes a photograph of Ruth and Bill; 88 pages; Signed by Biographee View more info

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The Capture of Attu: Tales of World War II in Alaska, as Told by the Men Who Fought There

By: Cole (Foreword), Terrence

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Edmonds, Wash., Alaska Northwest Pub. Co.: (1984) 1985

Edition: Second Printing

Our Product Number: 607120


80 pages; B/w photos View more info

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Hitler's Last Offensive

By: Elstob, Peter

Price: $5.79

Publisher: S Yorkshire, ENG, Pen and Sword: (1971) 2003

Our Product Number: 607391


Pen & Sword Military Classics; 413 pages; This is the full story of the Battle of the Ardennes. In the last weeks of 1944 the German armies in the West, after a continuous retreat since the Battle of Normandy five months earlier were regrouping in what they thought was to be the last battle in defence of the Fatherland. But Hitler had other plans - to mount an offensive through the Ardennes that would deal such a blow to the Western Allies that they would be willing to n... View more info

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Mussolini's Island

By: Follain, John

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2005.

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 607444


Black boards and spine imprinted with title and author in metallic red. Full number line 1 3 5 7 9 10 8 6 4 2; 347 pages; In July 1943, the Allies launched their first assault against the "Fortress Europe" which Hitler thought invincible. MUSSOLINI'S ISLAND captures for the first time the full horror and glory, the fear and the foul-ups of one of the least known but most dramatic and controversial battles of World War II. MUSSOLINI'S ISLAND is not a conventional ... View more info

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The Thousand-Mile War: World War II in Alaska and the Aleutians

By: Garfield, Brian

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Fairbanks, AK, University of Alaska Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Our Product Number: 606375


Classic Reprint Series; 456 pages; The Thousand-Mile War, a powerful story of the battles of the United States and Japan on the bitter rim of the North Pacific, has been acclaimed as one of the great accounts of World War II. Brian Garfield, a novelist and screenwriter whose works have sold some 20 million copies, was searching for a new subject when he came upon the story of this "forgotten war" in Alaska. He found the history of the brave men who had ser... View more info

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The Long and the Short and the Tall

By: Josephy, Alvin M.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Short Hills, NJ, Burford Books: (1946) 2000

Edition: First Edition Thus; First Printing

Our Product Number: 606705


With a new introduction by the author; 221 pages View more info

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The Beaches of the D-Day Landings

By: Lecouturier, Yves

Price: $5.79

Publisher: Ouest France Diffuseur through OUFR3: 1999

Our Product Number: 607567


127 pages View more info

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Island Encounters: Black and White Memories of the Pacific War

By: Lindstrom, Lamont; White, Geoffrey M.

Price: $6.73

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Our Product Number: 607119


Dark red boards and spine imprinted in black with title and author. Full number line 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1. ; 194 pages View more info

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The Concise Guide to British Aircraft of World War II

By: Mondey (Compiler), David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Chartwell Books, Inc.:

Our Product Number: 607925


239 pages. An in-depth reference provides elaborate descriptions of 113 major British aircrafts, and includes more than two hundred color drawings, 126 photographs, and eighty-six diagrams. View more info

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The Last Days of Mussolini

By: Moseley, Ray

Price: $6.84

Publisher: Phoenix Mill, UK, Sutton Publishing: 2006

Edition: 1st UK Edition

Our Product Number: 607442


Black cloth with spine imprinted in gold with title and author.; 442 pages; The Last Days of Mussolini throws light on the last months of the despot's life & culminates with the dramatic capture & execution of Benito Mussolini & his mistress Clara Petacci by partisans of the Italian resistance on 28 April, 1945. The book offers evidence that Walter Audisio did in fact pull the trigger View more info

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Guadalcanal 1942: The Marines Strike Back

By: Mueller, Joseph N.

Price: $10.50

Publisher: London, Osprey Publishing (UK): 1996

Edition: Reprint

Our Product Number: 607928


Appears to be unread. No spine crease. ; Campaign Series, No. 18; 96 pages View more info

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Iron Coffins: A Personal Account of the German U-Boat Battles of World War II

By: Werner, Herbert A. ; Beach (Foreword), Edward L.

Price: $8.75

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Da Capo Press: 2002.

Edition: Second Edition; Ninth Printing

Our Product Number: 607109


329 pages View more info