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Image for SPECIAL ENVOY TO CHURCHILL AND STALIN 1941-1946

SPECIAL ENVOY TO CHURCHILL AND STALIN 1941-1946

By: Harriman, W. Averell & Elie Abel

Price: $350.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12509

ISBN: 0394482964

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear & minute open tear to DJ; INSCRIBED by author to front free endpaper. Harriman was closely involved in strategy sessions during and immediately after WWII; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 595 pages View more info

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THE EVADERS

By: Heaps, Leo

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co.: 1976

Order Number: 10205

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear to DJ extremities with minute closed tears. Small dampstains to endpapers, inside of DJ, and boards, not affecting text; 250 soldiers were in hiding in occupied Holland. This is the story of their daring escape; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 245 pages View more info

Image for WORLD AFFAIRS MANUAL [COMPLETE WITH 4 SUPPLEMENTS] A Chronology of Outstanding Events from March 1938 to End of December 1942

WORLD AFFAIRS MANUAL [COMPLETE WITH 4 SUPPLEMENTS] A Chronology of Outstanding Events from March 1938 to End of December 1942

By: Hobbs, E. A.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Toronto, World Affairs: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 3433

Condition: Very Good+


Covers and pages a bit browned. Very few neat, marginal markings ; A very rare set of five booklets (volume 1 and 4 supplements) containing a detailed daily chronology from 1938 to 1947; 8vo; 65, 92, 100, 120, 84 pages View more info

Image for DEAR GENERAL Eisenhower's Wartime Letters to Marshall

DEAR GENERAL Eisenhower's Wartime Letters to Marshall

By: Hobbs, Joseph P.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press: 1971

Order Number: 16487

ISBN: 0801812054

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear & foxing to DJ; During WWII, Eisenhower led the invasions of Northern Africa, Sicily, and France while Marshall was in charge of the entire American military effort. The former wrote over one hundred letters to his superior, seventy-five of which are included here; 8vo; 255 pages View more info

Image for BETRAYAL FROM THE EAST The Inside Story of Japanese Spies in America

BETRAYAL FROM THE EAST The Inside Story of Japanese Spies in America

By: Hynd, Alan

Price: $70.00

Publisher: New York, Robert M. McBride & Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15446

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear with open tears to DJ; INSCRIBED, lengthily, to front free endpaper by author. stated first edition ; 8vo; 287 pages View more info

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FOR THE DURATION... The United States Goes to War *pearl Harbor-1942*

By: Kennett, Lee

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 12312

ISBN: 0684182394

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear to DJ extremities; America in the immediate aftermath of the Pearl Harbor bombing ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 243 pages View more info

Image for THE IRISH GUARDS IN THE GREAT WAR [TWO VOLUME SET] Edited and Compiled from Their Diaries and Papers

THE IRISH GUARDS IN THE GREAT WAR [TWO VOLUME SET] Edited and Compiled from Their Diaries and Papers

By: Kipling, Rudyard

Price: $225.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co.: 1923

Edition: Second Edition

Order Number: 7544

Condition: Very Good


Boards with minor rubbing to extremities. Endpapers yellowed. Former owner's notes on front free endpaper. ; Red boards with gilt vignette and gilt spine lettering. Top edge gilt. Kipling describes the battles that his son was killed in and that changed his life; 8vo; 344, 310 pages View more info

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DIE FAHRT DER DEUTSCHLAND Das Erste Untersee-Frachtschiff

By: König, Paul

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Hearst's International Library Co.: 1916

Order Number: 10229

Condition: Very Good+


Decorative boards with light rubbing to extremities. Gilt spine lettering a bit faded ; 8vo; 254 pages View more info

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DAY OF TRINITY

By: Lamont, Lansing

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1965

Order Number: 16578

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear & chipping to DJ; The story of the development of the atomic bomb ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 333 pages View more info

Image for ROOSEVELT AND CHURCHILL 1939 - 1941 The Partnership That Saved the West

ROOSEVELT AND CHURCHILL 1939 - 1941 The Partnership That Saved the West

By: Lash, Joseph P.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company Inc: 1976

Order Number: 17875

ISBN: 0393055949

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


DJ pc; 8vo; 528 pages View more info

Image for WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE A Proclamation of British Democracy

WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE A Proclamation of British Democracy

By: Laski, Harold J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1940

Order Number: 10222

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ with light chipping - mostly to spine ends. Boards with very light soiling ; 8vo; 192 pages View more info

Image for AMERICA AND ASIA Problems of Today's War and the Peace of Tomorrow

AMERICA AND ASIA Problems of Today's War and the Peace of Tomorrow

By: Lattimore, Owen

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Claremont, Friends of the Colleges At Claremont: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10228

Condition: Very Good+


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 52 pages View more info

Image for JUTLAND An Eye-Witness Account of a Great Battle

JUTLAND An Eye-Witness Account of a Great Battle

By: Legg, Stuart

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Rupert Hart-Davis: 1966

Order Number: 16528

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Wear with slight dampstaining to price clipped DJ ; The story of the epic twelve-hour naval battle off the coast of Denmark on May 31, 1916; 8vo; 152 pages View more info

Image for AGENT ZIGZAG A True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal

AGENT ZIGZAG A True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal

By: MacIntyre, Ben

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harmony Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16291

ISBN: 0307353400

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Eddie Chapman--criminal, con man, philanderer---Double Agent. Working for the German Abwehr and the British MI5. The Nazis gave him the Iron Cross and the British gave him a full pardon, and he lived until 1997. That's hard to do! ; 8vo; 364 pages View more info

Image for JOURNEY INTO WAR War and Diplomacy in North Africa

JOURNEY INTO WAR War and Diplomacy in North Africa

By: MacVane, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Co: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 10193

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Dampstaining and chipping to DJ. Partial bookplate to front pastedown; State Department duplicity undermines DeGaulle and the Free French movement in Northern Africa, asserts author MacVane, and NBC broadcaster; 8vo; 330 pages View more info

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UP FRONT

By: Mauldin, Bill

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1945

Order Number: 19142

Condition: Very Good


Boards tanned and with light rubbing to extremities. Former owner's name on front free endpaper; Mauldin's personal history of WWII, in text and illustrations. quite candid for the time; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 228 pages View more info

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THE NAVAL FRONT

By: Maxwell, Gordon S.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1920

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 8126

Condition: Very Good+


In unusually beautiful condition except for boards evenly faded and outer hinges split; Rare. 16 tissue guarded plates from watercolors by Donald Maxwell and 16 b&w plates by the same illustrator ; Color Illustrations; 8vo; xii, 203 pages View more info

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AMERICA'S RETREAT FROM VICTORY The Story of George Catlett Marshall

By: McCarthy, Joseph R.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Devin-Adair Company: 1954

Order Number: 16544

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slightly abridged text of a speech Senator McCarthy gave regarding the life and career of George Marshall, who was considered by the Senator to be a communist sympathizer and anti-American. This despite Marshall's 1953 Nobel Peace Prize and McCarthy's imminent disgrace. Marshall did come in for some criticism for the lackluster performance of his plan to rotate and replace troops in the field but in any event Harry Truman felt that Marshall had made the greatest contribution to American life in the period between World Wars; 8vo; 187 pages View more info

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MEETING AT POTSDAM

By: Mee, Charles L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, M. Evans & Company: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15985

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Wear to DJ; front flap has small hole to top ; Heads of state Truman, Churchill, and Stalin met at Potsdam, Germany to divvy up the winners' spoils after WWII ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 370 pages View more info

Image for THE FILMS OF WORLD WAR II `

THE FILMS OF WORLD WAR II `

By: Morella, Joe; Epstein, Edward Z. ; & Griggs, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Secaucus, Citadel Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15557

ISBN: 0806503653

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Slight wear & chipping to price clipped DJ; From quiet experiments with anti-totalitarian films in the late 1930s, to full blown propaganda by war's end, the story of Hollywood during the WWII period; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 254 pages View more info

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THE FOURTH CHIME

By: National Broadcasting Company

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, National Broadcasting Company: 1944

Order Number: 16418

Condition: Very Good+


Wear to extremities; A pictorial history of NBC coverage of WWII up until June 7, 1944--the day after D-Day. The title refers to the famous three note musical intro for NBC programs ; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 174 pages View more info

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MUNICH: THE PHONEY PEACE

By: Nogueres, Henri

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson: 1965

Order Number: 15009

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Wear and closed tears to DJ; Author Nogueres assembles all available evidence to examine the events of the 1938 meeting in Munich between Chamberlain and Hitler and asks whether the whole thing was a colossal failure ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 423 pages View more info

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THE MARAUDERS

By: Ogburn Jr. , Charlton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1959

Order Number: 10200

Condition: Very Good+


Light wear to extremities. Previous owner's name on reverse of ffep ; Accounts of WWII in the Pacific ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 307 pages View more info

Image for GROSSDEUTSCHLANDS HEILBÄDER SEEBÄDER KURORTE UND VERSANDHEILWÄSSER Nach Dem Stande Vom 1. 4. 1939

GROSSDEUTSCHLANDS HEILBÄDER SEEBÄDER KURORTE UND VERSANDHEILWÄSSER Nach Dem Stande Vom 1. 4. 1939

By: Reichsfremdenverkehrsverband

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1939

Edition: Twelfth Edition

Order Number: 17878

Condition: Very Good+


Hinges started; Including 32 page supplement "Heilquellen und Heilbäder, die im Deutschen Bäderbuche fehlen". A look at the spas and hot springs in Germany during a difficult time. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 403, 32 pages View more info

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DRESS REHEARSAL The Story of Dieppe

By: Reynolds, Quentin

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1943

Order Number: 11824

Condition: Very Good


Two pages in the introduction detached but present. Foxing and general wear present ; INSCRIBED ('Quent') by the author on the front free endpaper; 8vo; 278 pages View more info

Image for SPACE WAR The Fascinating and Alarming History of the Military Uses of Outer Space

SPACE WAR The Fascinating and Alarming History of the Military Uses of Outer Space

By: Ritchie, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15858

ISBN: 0689112645

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


stated first edition; 8vo; 224 pages View more info

Image for NAPOLEON The Last Phase

NAPOLEON The Last Phase

By: Rosebery, Lord

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1900

Order Number: 10170

Condition: Very Good+


Gilt spine lettering a bit faded; Boards very decorative and in unusually nice condition. Top edge gilt. This book is a great gift ; 8vo; 283 pages View more info

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ADVENTURE

By: Seely, J. E. B.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes: 1930

Edition: First American Edition

Order Number: 10232

Condition: Very Good+


Spine ends lightly rubbed; 8vo; 326 pages View more info

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THIS HOUSE AGAINS THIS HOUSE

By: Sheean, Vincent

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 17856

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ chipped. Hinges weakening. Endpapers browned ; 8vo; 420 pages View more info

Image for OFFICERS AND GENTLEMEN Historic West Point in Photographs

OFFICERS AND GENTLEMEN Historic West Point in Photographs

By: Simpson, Jeffrey

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Guilford, Sleepy Hollow Press: 1982

Order Number: 2901

ISBN: 0912882530

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ price clipped. Two small tears to DJ ; Profusely illustrated; 4to; 223 pages View more info