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The Signal Corps Bulletin January-February 1933

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washignton D.C., War Department Office of the Chief Signal Officer: 1933

Seller ID: 18014IN


Nice clean copy with a line of staining to top front edge at corner and a few small spots at top edge of first page. Hole punched for storage in binder Otherwise clean as a whistle inside and out. Measures 6"x9" and has nice fold-out map. Comprised of 44 pages of articles which discuss the influence of the control of international communications on the conduct of war (Illustrated with maps, including a fold-out; practical means for improving liason between the in... View more info

The Signal Corps Bulletin July-August 1935

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washignton D.C., War Department Office of the Chief Signal Officer: 1935

Seller ID: 18015IN


Nice clean copy. Hole punched for storage in binder. Clean as a whistle inside and out. Measures 6"x9". Comprised of 47 pages of articles which discuss the Corps Area Signal Office, modern meteorology (illustrated); the use of the International Morse Code at the Radio Corporation of America on Long Island and teaching the soldier at the Signal School and the WAMCAT system. Other Signal Corps Bulletins available. View more info

The Signal Corps Bulletin March-April 1935

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Washignton D.C., War Department Office of the Chief Signal Officer: 1935

Seller ID: 18016IN


Nice clean copy. Hole punched for storage in binder. Clean as a whistle inside and out. Measures 6"x9". Comprised of 55 pages of articles which include a lengthy piece on wide band transmission over coaxial lines (illustrated with technical drawings); an article on battery lines of communication, again with technical drawings,as well as black and white photographs and a piece on the scheme of promotion for enlisted men in the Signal Corps. Other Signal Corps Bull... View more info

All Hands; the Bureau of Naval Personnel Information Bulletin June, 1945 (Victory In Europe)

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Washington D.C,, Bureau of Navy Personnel: 1945

Seller ID: 18742K


Very nice book-- clean and tightly bound. Small vee-shaped tear to front, lies totally flat over the "A" in All in title. Light overall wear. Cover notes that magazine was intended to be read by ten people and should be moved along quickly. Illustrated throughout with great photos, including a sequence of kamakaze suicide bombers. Articles of note include pieces on the Battle of Atlantic, the capture of U- boat 505, the saving of the carrier Franklin after attack... View more info

Souvenir Guide of the Memorial Museum of the Battle of Verdun 1914-1918

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Comite National du Souvenir de Verdun:

Seller ID: 18782


Small booklet measuring 5"x8" with 47 pages. Nice center section with vintage photos, plus art elsewhere. Text escorts the visitor through the museum while offering historical info. No date, but appears relatively modern -- circa 1980's, early 90's. View more info

Navy Wings of Gold

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington D.C,, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1959

Seller ID: 19491K


Very handsome book clearly designed to educate the new recruit to Navy life and possibilities. Written from the point of view of a young man in similar circumstances and follows him through all phases of training, including advanced jet training. to receiving his "Wings of Gold" pin. Cover art by Jack Murrary is beautiful and wraps around to back cover. Inside is more color art augmented by real photos in both color and black and white. Measures 8" tall by 1... View more info

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United States Naval Institute Proceedings 1949 (Four Issues, Jan. March, April, Nov.)

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United States Naval Institute: 1949

Seller ID: 24221PL


Four very well kept magazines clean and tightly bound. Each measures 6-3/4"x9-3/4". The January issue has a plainer cover -- subsequent ones are pictorial and in color. Among the topics covered are: the naval technical missions to Japan; the role of land forces in future warfare; the new battle cruisers; the Bureau of Aeronautics; vocational schools and the U.S. Navy; the problem of security; security of the Panama Transit in the war; should the atomic bomb be ou... View more info

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Orders and Medals of USSR

By: N/A

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Moscow, Novosti: 1990

Seller ID: 24482


Very nice booklet (38 pages, though unpaginated) with numerous color photos throughout and a plentiful text. Measures 6-3/4"x9" and has no names or wriitng. View more info

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Infantry Journal Magazine November, 1944

By: N/A

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Washignton D.C,, The Infantry Association: 1944

Seller ID: 25837


Very nice, clean magazine, tightly bound. No mailing label and no loss of membership application. Measures 8-1/2"x11-1/4". Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs, art and maps. Among the major articles are Part I of a D-Day Diary by an anonymous writer and Action at the Pigpen (see photo two) which discusses the leadership of the 1st Battalion 17th Infantry on Ebeye Island on February 2, 1944. Other topics include cannoneers, tips on heavy mortars, the ... View more info

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Honor Roll of Ohio 1917-1918 Stark County, Ohio

By: N/A

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Canton, Ohio, Liberty Publishing: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 27289


Very handsome book, clean and tightly bound with some wear along spine, none of which impinges on the binding -- topical only. There is also visible wear to spine corners as evidenced in photo one. Former owner's name and address are penciled inside, but could be easily removed if desired. Pages are very clean with no foxing. Book measures 10"x13" and has 609 pages. An amazing look at the vast number of Stark County men engaged in the first World War. Book is p... View more info

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Warship International Magazine 1996 (4 issues, full run)

By: N/A

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Toledo, Ohio, The International Naval Research Organziation: 1996

Edition: Vol.XXXIII, Nos. 1,2,3, 4

Seller ID: 28061


Clean attractive magazines, purchased from a collector. The only fault is a tiny bit of wear to lower front cover next to the spine on No. 2. Each is illustrated with black and white photographs, some color, and technical drawings. Among the topics are these: Fifty Years of the Bulgarian Navy; the USS Indiana (BBH58); Museum Ship SAS Somerset; Naval Affairs in Latvia and Lithuania; The Guatemalan Navy; The Battle of Jutland; That Perfect Arm-- Quantifying the Carronade; ... View more info

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SS Uniforms, Insignia and Accoutrements: A Study in Photographs (Schiffer Military History)

By: A. Hayes

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.: 1996

Seller ID: 27942


Crisp, clean book which has only one defect -- the last five pages have a crease at upper corner, all of which are now flat from book press. No names or writing and no tears or chips to jacket which will arrive in brand new mylar cover. Has not been price-clipped and is pristine inside and out. Book measures 9" x 12" and has 248 pages all of which have either color or black and white photographs. Collectibles discussed include headgear, field gear and equipment, firearm... View more info

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Memoirs of the Life of John Adlum in the Revolutionary War

By: Adlum, John; Peckham, Howard H. (editor)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Caxton Club: 1968

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 24650


Very handsome, small book printed in just 500 copies bound in slate blue cloth and published by the esteemed Caxton Club, a bibliophilic association.The book measures 5-1/4"x7-1/2" and bears a handsome paste-on title box to front board.. Clean as a whistle inside and out with fading to spine only. Text published here for the first time. 143 pages View more info

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Hitler's Sky Warriors

By: Ailsby, Christopher

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Brassey's Inc: 2002

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 27744


Crisp, as new book -- likely never read. No names ot writing, no spine crease, no cover lift -- pristine inside and out. The author is an expert on the Third Reich and owns a significant photograph collection portraying German life of the war period .Book examines the development of airborne assault by the Nazis in the 1930's and the creation of the 7th Flieger Division, as well as the invasions of WWII. Book is handomely illustrated with black and white photos and has ... View more info

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Oliver Hazard Perry and the Battle of Lake Erie

By: Altoff, Gerry.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Put-In-Bay, Ohio, U.S.A., Self-published: 1989

Inscription: SIGNED by Author

Seller ID: 15254


This is the BOOKLET which precdeed the book written ten years later. It is clean and crisp and tightly bound with only fault being a shadow to upper fornt corner from a price sticker.Otherwise as new. Illustrated throughout. SIGNED without inscription by author on title page.Text is 38 pages and is an essay originally presented at the symposium, War on the Great Lakes: Canada and the the United States in the War of 1812, at Monroe County Cummunity College, January 1987. View more info

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For Fuhrer and Fatherland: Political and Civil Awards of the Third Reich. Vol. 2

By: Angolia, John R.

Price: $130.00

Publisher: San Jose, California, R James Bender Publishing: 1978

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 27768


Very handsome book, clean and bright inside and out with no names or writing and no bumps to boards. Printed on quality coated paper with large crisp, black and white photographs. Chapters are devoted to each of these topics: national awards, national uindustrial awards, Red Cross/Social Welfare awards, service wards, NSDAP awards, national sports awards, national equestrian awards, youth awards, non-Reich level awards, and table medals. Book measures 6-1/4" x 9-1/4" and... View more info

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Die Geschichte Des Deutschen Stahlhelmes von 1915 - 1945.

By: Baer, Ludwig

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Eschborn: 1977

Seller ID: 27996


Very nice, clean book, tightly bound with no creasing to spine. Pages and page edges are pristine with no names or writing. Text is in German and book contains tables, graphs and charts, as well as drawings and historical photographs in black and white. Book measures 7" x 10" with 233 pages of which also consists of a lengthy text about the variations of German military helments. View more info

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Gunbird Driver; A Marine Huey Pilot's War in Vietnam

By: Ballentine, David A,

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, Naval Institute Press: 2008

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27554


Crisp and clean, as new -- pristine inside and out and with no tears or chips, no bumps to boards, and no names or writing. Dustjacket will arrive in brand new mylar cover. An unvarnished look at life in the Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. Covers the period of 1966-67 before the Tet Offensive. Illustrated with black and while photographs printed on qualiy coated paper. 236 pages including index. View more info

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The American Revolution Through British Eyes; A Documentary Collection (Two Volume Set)

By: Barnes, James J.; Barnes, Patience P.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Kent, Ohio, Kent State University Press: 2013

Seller ID: 25868


Crisp, BRAND NEW two volume set still in original publisher's shrinkwrap. Retails at two hundred fifty dollars. Set consists of letters written by British military officers and diplomats reporting directly to their superiors in London. Many were actively engaged in combat from 1775 until 1783 while others were colonial administrators traveling through North America assessing the progress of British troops. The letters begin with great optimism, but of course that dwindl... View more info

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Buckeye Blood: Ohio at Gettysburg (SIGNED 1st Ed.)

By: Baumgartner, Richard A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Huntington, West Virginia, U.S.A., Blue Acorn Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: SIGNED by Author

Seller ID: 25954


Crisp, as new book -- no defects of note and jacket has not been price-clipped. Willarrive in brand new mylar cover. SIGNED without inscription by author on half title page and dated 2003. Measures 9"x11-1/2" and has 253 pages. Nicely illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and documents throughout. Engaging text which tells the story of Ohio's more than 4,400 citizen-soldiers, nearly 30 per cent of which lost their lives. Very good index. View more info