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The Phoenix Trip: Notes on a Quaker Mission to Haiphong

by Boardman, Elizabeth Jelinek

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Published
1985
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9780914064220
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Burnsville, NC: Celo Press, 1985. 8vo size trade paperback with photo illustrated covers; 174 pages with a few black and white photographs This volume, written by a participant, tells the story of a 1967/1968 program by Quaker activists to deliver humanitarian medical supplies to both North and South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. Covers have edgewear, light creases… Read more
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cover of June 6, 1944 D Day Original Radio Broadcasts

June 6, 1944 D Day Original Radio Broadcasts

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6 hours on 4 cassettes cassettes are housed in a black plastic clamshell . Audio Cassette. New/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.
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cover of No Greater Sacrifice, No Greater Love: a Son's Journey to Normandy

No Greater Sacrifice, No Greater Love: a Son's Journey to Normandy

by Carter, Walter Ford

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Published
2004
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Very Good
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First
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9781588341594
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$18.00

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Washington, DC: Smithsonian Books, 2004. Rare Signed First Edition. Flat signed by author on half title page. First Edition with full numberline. 8vo size hardcover with photo illustrated dust jacket; 199 pages illustrated with black and white photographs. From jacket: "This is a powerful story of heroism, loss and love in… Read more
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cover of Jubal Early's Raid on Washington 1864

Jubal Early's Raid on Washington 1864

by Cooling, B.F.

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Published
1995
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Good
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9780933852860
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$13.00

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Nautical & Aviation Pub Co, 1995. 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 344 pages with some black and white illustrations and maps. From jacket: "The fate of the nation hung in the balance for two hot July days in 1864. After two weeks of hard marching, General Jubal A. Early had positioned his troops outside of Washington...… Read more
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cover of Ordeal by Fire:  An Informal History of the Civil War

Ordeal by Fire: An Informal History of the Civil War

by Pratt, Fletcher

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Published
1935
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Good
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First
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$25.00

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New York: Harrison Smith and Robert Hass, 1935. Unique binding. 8vo size red clothbound hardcover with a floral print on front and back covers and white titles on the spine; 481 toned pages with black and white illustrations and maps. Pages have rounded top corners. Ex-library with typical treatments; professionally rebound in 1958. Bumped head and… Read more
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cover of The Odyssey of the Essex

The Odyssey of the Essex

by Donovan, Frank

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$26.00

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8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 215 pages. Endpapers are maps. From jacket: "The voyage of the heavily armed little frigate Essex setting out under Captain David Dixon Porter in late 1812 was destined to become one of the most dramatic cruises in the annals of the U.S. Navy. It was the smallest vessel of that… Read more
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cover of Statesmen of the Lost Cause:  Jefferson Davis and His Cabinet

Statesmen of the Lost Cause: Jefferson Davis and His Cabinet

by Hendrick, Burton J.

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Published
1939
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Good
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1939. 8vo size grey clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 452 deckle edged pages with some black and white illustrations From jacket: "In order of their importance (the author) draws brilliant portraits of the men in power: Jeff Davis, high strung, imperious, and lonely; the fiery wasp, Vice President Alexander H. Stephens; Judah P. Benjamin, the imperturbable Jew;… Read more
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cover of Operation Last Chance:  One Man's Quest to Bring Nazi Criminals to Justice

Operation Last Chance: One Man's Quest to Bring Nazi Criminals to Justice

by Zuroff, Efraim

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Published
2009
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Very Good
Edition
First
ISBN
9780230617308
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$6.00

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New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. First Edition with full numberline 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 238 bright, white pages From jacket: "Sixty years after the end of World War II, not all those who were faithful to the Third Reich are gone - some members of the Nazi party and their collaborators are still alive but… Read more
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cover of A Reason to Live

A Reason to Live

by Robinson, John Harold

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Charity Bookstall
Published
1988
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Good
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Numbered
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9780916693121
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$175.00

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Memphis, Tennessee: Castle Books, 1988. Very rare signed, numbered title. Numbered, inscribed and signed by author on fep. The frontispiece, a drawing of the author's wife, is also signed by her. One of the American Heroes series. 8vo size blue clothbound hardcover with dust jacket; 445 bright, white pages with some black… Read more
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cover of The Citizen-Soldier:  The Memoirs of a Civil War Volunteer

The Citizen-Soldier: The Memoirs of a Civil War Volunteer

by Beatty, John

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Published
1998
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Good
ISBN
9780803261419
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$6.00

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: Bison Books, 1998. Introduction by Steven E. Woodworth 8vo size trade paperback; 385 bright, white pages From back: "When Southerners fired on Fort Sumter in April 1861, John Beatty left his bank job in Ohio to answer President Lincoln's call for soldiers. Within a short while he was commanding the Third Ohio Volunteer Infantry… Read more
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cover of Winners & Losers:  Battles, Retreats, Gains, Losses and Ruins from a Long War

Winners & Losers: Battles, Retreats, Gains, Losses and Ruins from a Long War

by Emerson, Gloria

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Charity Bookstall
Published
1977
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Very Good
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First
ISBN
9780394484136
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$21.00

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New York: Random House, 1977. Signed and inscribed on fep Stated First Edition, appears to be a second printing. 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 406 pages From jacket: "For years (the author) covered the war in Indochina... The sheer waste of human life, both of those who died and of those who did not,… Read more
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cover of With Napoleon in Russia

With Napoleon in Russia

by General De Caulaincourt, Duke of Vincenza

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Published
1935
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Good
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$8.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1935. Author Armand de Caulaincourt, Duke of Vicenza was Napoleon's Master of Horses, Ambassador to Russia and Minister for Foreign Affairs. This is "from the original memoirs as edited by Jean Hanoteau. Abridged, edited and with an introduction by George Libaire. In five parts: Preparation, Advance, Moscow, Retreat and Flight. Professionally rebound for… Read more
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cover of Quang Tri Cadence:  Memoir of a Rifle Platoon Leader in the Mountains of Vietnam

Quang Tri Cadence: Memoir of a Rifle Platoon Leader in the Mountains of Vietnam

by Oplinger, Jon

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Published
2014
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Very Good
ISBN
9780786477531
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$31.00

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McFarland and Company, 2014. 8vo size trade paperback; 214 pages From back: "In June of 1968 (the author) found himself leading a rifle platoon in D Company 2/5th, First Cavalry Division. (This book) draws upon the original maps used in Vietnam and upon the battalion radio logs which were recently declassified at the time of writing. … Read more
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cover of I'm No Hero

I'm No Hero

by Plumb, Charlie

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Published
1973
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Good
ISBN
9780830901111
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$12.00

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Independence Press, 1973. A POW Story as told to Glen deWerff Signed by author and inscribed "to George" on fep 8vo size trade paperback; 287 pages From back: "It is no pretty story. It tells of the torture room with walls built to muffle human screams, of the "rope trick" and "fanbelt" techniques deigned to… Read more
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cover of Crusade:  Chronicles of an Unjust War

Crusade: Chronicles of an Unjust War

by Carroll, James

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Charity Bookstall
Published
2004
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Very Good
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First
ISBN
9780805077032
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$26.00

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New York: Metropolitan Books, 2004. Signed and inscribed on half title page Stated First Edition with full numberline 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 286 pages From jacket: "With the words, 'this Crusade, this war on terror,' President George W. Bush defined the purpose of his presidency... (this volume is) a comprehensive and tough-minded critique of… Read more
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cover of The Civil War in the Western Territories:  Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah

The Civil War in the Western Territories: Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Utah

by Colton, Ray C

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Published
1959
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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1959. 230 pages with some black and white photographs and illustrations on glossy stock. From jacket: "The dramatic story of the struggle between Union and Confederate supports for control of the Southwest - the land that promised for the South a Western Confederacy, an outlet to the Pacific thorugh California, mineral-rich lands, military… Read more
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Vanished

by Hylton, Wil S.

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272 rough cut pages. From back: "...part mystery, thriller and ghost story that happens to be true. I read it with goose bumps, convinced that Vanished will takes its place among the classics of World War II literature. -- Michael Paterniti" We note only a small bump to top of spine. . Trade Paperback. Very… Read more
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cover of Enemy at the Gates:  The Battle for Stalingrad

Enemy at the Gates: The Battle for Stalingrad

by Craig, William

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Published
1973
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Very Good
ISBN
9780739415733
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$14.00

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New York: Penguin, 1973. 8vo size hardcover with dust jacket; 457 pages plus a section of black and white photographs on glossy stock. Endpapers and frontispiece are maps. From jacket: "Stalingrad remains history's bloodiest battle. No single engagement before or since racked up so many corpses in such a short time. Soldiers fought in the streets,… Read more
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cover of Patriots:  The Vietnam War Remembered from All Sides

Patriots: The Vietnam War Remembered from All Sides

by Appy, Christian G.

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Published
2004
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Very Good
ISBN
9780142004494
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$22.00

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New York: Penguin Books, 2004. Signed (twice) on title page (inscribed once on title page) 8vo size trade paperback; 564 pages From back: "(The author's) monumental history of the Vietnam War is the first work to probe the war's path through both the United States and Vietnam. The vivid testimonies of 135 men and women span the entire… Read more
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cover of Munich:  Peace for Our Time

Munich: Peace for Our Time

by Nogueres, Henri

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Published
1965
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$5.00

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New York: McGraw Hill, 1965. From jacket: "Ruthlessly recording history as it happened, (the author) plumbs the agony of Munich, re-creating its prelude - the Austrian Anschluss, the communiques, letters, journals; and the fatal aftermath - the deline into war... 423 plages plus some black and white illustrations. Translated from the French. Ex-library with typical treatments,… Read more
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