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Into The Dragon's Jaws, The Fifth Force Over Rabaul, 1943

Barrett Tillman, 1986. Quarto; VG/no-DJ (paperback); Covers have general shelf wear, design is clear, creasing to back cover, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has signs of handling, content is clear, binding is strong; pp 148; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
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THE COLORED CADET OF WEST POINT. AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF LIEUT. HENRY OSSIAN FLIPPER, U.S.A., FIRST GRADUATE OF COLOR FROM THE U.S. MILITARY ACADEMY.

New York: Homer Lee, 1878. First edition. Small octavo rebound in burgundy cloth with gold gilt; VG; front cover has a stain on upper right corner; spine slightly stained and discolored; good binding; ; title page half detached; paper age-toned; text clean; pp. 322; contains two beautiful portraits; shelved in Case # 1.
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THE NEW ANNUAL ARMY LIST, MILITIA LIST, YEOMANRY CAVALRY LIST, AND INDIAN CIVIL SERVICE LIST FOR 1885.

London: John Murray, 1995. facsimile edition of 1885 original. Thick octavo in burgundy cloth with ivory DJ; VG/VG; spine ivory with black letters; boards, DJ and binding in good condition; page 210 has one line highlighted; pp. 532 has small crease and tear; pp. 767; shelved in Military section.
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My Story of the War: A Woman's Narrative of Four Years Personal Experience

Hartford: A. D. Washington and Company, 1889. Octavo; G+/no-DJ hardcover; Brown/red bordered spine with gold text; Boards strong, moderate edgewear and surface scuffing/rubbing, few heavy stains on rear cover; Textblock age-toned, light foxing on exterior edges, multiple pages with small marks/light stains; 700pp.
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THE CAMPAIGN IN TIRAH 1897-1898: AN ACCOUNT OF THE EXPEDITION AGAINST THE ORAKZAIS AND AFRIDIS

London: Macmillan, 1898. First Edition. Octavo; xi, 250 pp; folding map; VG gilt decorated full green cloth; largely worn at spine ends and corners with several breaks and some loss at crown; owner bookplate; hinges tender; contents generally very good with illustrations, maps and plans (some folding). [Spine; gilt titles on green cloth]. SHELVED BEHIND ROCKVILLE FRONT DESK.
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WEAPONS IN SPACE

New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company, 1986. First Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG-. navy glossy DJ spine with large uppercase white lettering. tip of spine wrinkled and chipped at spine strip tip and tail. HB navy cloth spine with gold lettering, small and large, medium blue panels. neatly kept interior, edges show no soiling. 386 pp. ISBN # 0393019896.
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WELLINGTON : THE YEARS OF THE SWORD

New York, NY: Konecky & Konecky, December 31, 1998. US Printing. 8vo. VG-/VG. indigo blue DJ spine with white script for title and author, pictorial in between with small gold-tone band, black text and black on gold-tone label indented from foot. mild surfacewear, edges stressed but no damage. light blue HB, with mainly silver lettering and large silver script for tilting between pushed in ends. sunned faintly along the volume edges and extremities, the ivory textblock is likewise affected, with faint marginal yellowing to the interior sheets. all edges are foxed and with a yellow discoloration from exposure/shelfwear. as is. 523 pp. ISBN# 1568520948.
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Dark and Bloody Ground: A Guerrilla Diary of the Spanish Civil War

Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1972. First English Language Edition. First English Language Edition; Octavo; VG/VG-; Black spine with white text and red illustrations; DJ has wear, open tear on spine to rear; Boards have light rubbing on edges, apart from that, binding strong, corners sharp; Textblock has previous bookstore's stamp on front end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 275.
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THE LIFE OF BELISARIUS.

Kessinger Publs. 2009. facsimile reprint of second edition. thick octavo in glossy white and navy blue hardcovers with black letters; VG; boards, paper and text in good condition; tight print; facsimile reprint of the second edition published in London in 1848; pp. 460; shelved in Biographies section.
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THE DUMAKI LANGUAGE: OUTLINES OF THE SPEECH OF THE DOMA, OR BERICHO, OF HUNZA.

Nijmegen: Dekker & van de Vegt N. V. 1939. First Edition Thus. Octavo; 244pp; VG/wraps; owner name front end-paper; 4 large folding linguistic charts bound in text. A publication of the Commission d'Enquete Linguistique. [Spine; black letters on buff paper].
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AMONG THE PEOPLE. U.S. MARINES IN IRAQ.

Create Space Independent. First edition;. Oversize oblong quarto in wraps unopened; spine black with yellow letters; pp. 116.
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SCARLET INTO KHAKI. THE BRITISH ARMY ON THE EVE OF THE BOER WAR.

London: Greenhill Books, 1988. revised edition. octavo in orange cloth hardcovers and brown DJ in vinyl covers; orange letters on spine; Good+; small stain at bottom of first few pages; paper and text clean; illustrations in black and white throughout; pp. 262; shelved in Military section.
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A HISTORY OF THE DRESS OF THE BRITISH SOLDIER, FROM THE EARLIEST PERIOD TO THE PRESENT TIME

Uckfield, East Sussex, England: The Naval & Military Press, -no pub-date-. Facsimile reprint. Octavo; vg/paperback; glossy black spine with white text; minor shelf wear; text block, clean; 50 B/W sketches; 171pp. -----An undated reprint, originally published 1852.
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514.

H-34 Choctaw in Action (Aircraft Number 146)

Carrollton: Squadron/Signal Publications, 1994. Small oblong quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; mostly blue staple-bound booklet; cover has sticker residue and wrinkling on front, edgewear; textblock has wrinkling in upper corners of first several pages, otherwise clean; pp 49.
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515.

16th/5th, THE QUEEN'S ROYAL LANCERS [FAMOUS REGIMENTS]

London: Leo Cooper Ltd, 1973. First Edition. Octavo; vg+/good-; dj, white spine with black text; dj, moderate shelf wear; damage (tape-repared) to lower corner of front cover; HB, red cloth spine with gilt lettering; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; illus.: photos; 74pp., plus Appendices. Offered with dj as is.
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516.

THE FIRST DESTROYERS

London, Great Britain: Mercury Books, 2005. UK Softback Edition. Qto. VG/ - no DJ. slim gray wraps spine with red uppercase title followed by black author, and tiny black logo at tail. slightly warped spine appears uneven and damaged around the foot. generally handled, with many b/w illustrations, profusely displayed throughout the textblock. 128 pp. ISBN# 184560010X.
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THE LIFE OF LIEUT. GENERAL SIR JAMES MONCRIEFF GRIERSON.

London: Constable, 1923. first edition. octavo in dark burgundy hard covers with gold letters on spine; VG; boards with moderate shelf wear and some soiling; paper faded and foxed; deckled, dusty edges; text clean; binding still strong; text clean; pp. 279; purchased ex-library copy with sticker inside back cover; shelved in Military section.
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518.

The Men of Bastogne

New York: David McKay, Company Inc. 1968. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Dark reddish-black pictorial spine with white and yellow text; Unclipped DJ has moderate edgewear and rubbing mainly around spine ends, age toning on rear panel; Rust colored boards have minimal rubbing, some edgewear to spine ends, ffep has prior owners name address and date in ink; Otherwise textblock is clean and free of markings; pp 265.
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EGYPT & PALESTINE : VOLUME 1, VOLUME 2, PART I, & VOLUME 2, PART II

Great Britain: The Naval & Military Press, Ltd. May 27, 2013. Facsimile Reprint. 8vo(s). VG+/ - no DJ. light olive wraps spine, glossy with white series, centered black titling, volume indicator in white and b/w publisher segment. glossy volumes all, Volume 1: From the outbreak of war with Germany to June 1917, 445 pp. and section of rear maps; Volume 2: Part I : From June 1917 to the end of the war, 394 pp., with glossary and maps following. Volume 2: Part II : From June 1917 to the end of the war, 395-748 pp, with appendices, indexes and maps following. lightly perused interior, excellent textblock with minimal edge shelfwear. ISBN# 9781845749521.
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TYPES OF NAVAL OFFICERS DRAWN FROM THE HISTORY OF THE BRITISH NAVY. With some Account of the Conditions of Naval Warfare at the beginning of the Eighteenth Century, and of its subsequent development during the Sail Period.

Boston: Little Brown, 1901. first edition. octavo in navy blue cloth with gold gilt and letters; VG; boards with moderate soiling; open gutter and title page detaching; slight bump on upper back board; paper slightly faded; text clean; vignette portraits throughout; text print fairly large; external edges sunned; pp. 500; shelved in Military section.
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THE ROLE OF MILITARY INTELLIGENCE 1965-1967.

Washington, DC: Dept. of the Army, 1974. First. Octavo in paper; VG; spine dark purple with white letters; paper covers with moderate shelf wear; paper and text clean; pp. 182.
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THE KING'S TROOP. ROYAL HORSE ARTILLERY.

London: Threshold books, 1984. First edition. Thin quarto in dark green hardcovers with vinyl cover; gold gilt on front cover; VG; minimal soiling and good binding; author's signature plate on ffep; pp. 128; includes photographs and drawings throughout; foreword by Princess Anne; shelved in Military section.
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523.

White Tigers: My Secret War in North Korea

Washington DC: Brassey's, 1996. First Edition. Octavo; VG/VG; Olive spine with white text; DJ has light edgewear and surface scuffing; Boards strong, minor rubbing to spine; Textblock shows very faint foxing on exterior head, otherwise clean; 241pp.
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Ambushes and Surprises: Being a Description of Some of the Most Famous Instances of the Leading into Ambush and the Surprise of Armies, From the Time of Hannibal to the Period of the Indian Mutiny

London, England: W.H. Allen & Co. 1885. First. Octavo; G-/no-DJ; Brownish spine with gold text; Boards strong, age-worn, with shelfwear and edgewear, front cover faded considerably more than back cover, front cover -brown-ish red, back cover - red, spine - brown, front cover center lighter shade of red with several splotchy marks that are likely water stains, top and fore edges darker, tail and spine edge artwork intact, rubbing at corners, chipping at both ends of spine, small gouge in spine, whorl-like stain patterns along spine, back cover illustrations' black gilt worn away entirely, fabric worn unevenly; Textblock darkened with age otherwise clean,fold-out map between pages 318-319, front hinge cracked, spine cracked, loose signatures, some separating - even partly detached. foxing along the first few and the last few pages of textblock, back hinge cracked, pastedown torn in hinged tears, webbing exposed, fore edges deckled, light staining along tail edge especially at the corner; pp 434.
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525.

Above And Beyond: A History of the Medal of Honor From the Civil War to Vietnam [From the Library of Caspar W. Weinberger].

Boston, MA. Boston Publishing Company. 1985. 1st Printing. QUARTO; VG/GOOD+; dj, Black Spine w/ White Text; HB; Blue Leather Spine w/ Gilt Text; Ex Libris, Bookplate; Shelf Wear w/ Bumping; Text block, Clean; 346pp.; Illus., Many B&W Photos; dj, Rubbing, Slight Chipping, Small Creases; Small Open & Closed Tears; Spine, Slight Rubbing.---FROM THE LIBRARY OF CASPAR W. WEINBERGER.
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Quiberon Bay; The Campaign in Home Waters, 1759

London: Hollis & Carter, 1960. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Orange spine with white text; Dustjacket is in protective plastic cover, DJ is age toned and has some edge wear incl. tiny chips and creases at edges of spine and at some folds, DJ has some rubbing of darker colors, covers and spine have occasional small spot or scuff, there is a thin and faint damp stain vertically along the left edge of front cover, inside flaps have a little bit of foxing at their top edges; Boards are straight and strong, spine very subtly cocked, boards have minor edge wear, back board has two very small surface scuffs, pastedowns are age toned, front pastedown has a very little bit of foxing, binding strong; Textblock age toned, textblock edges have a fair amount of foxing/brown age spots, front end paper has former owner's name sticker in upper right corner, book's first and last few pages have foxing, interior clean; 212 pp.
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AERIAL INTERDICTION IN THREE WARS

Washington, D.C. Center for Air Force History/ US GPO, 1994. N/A. large 8vo. NF/.VG. aerial treetop landscape view, illustrated fully from rear panel, spine and across front jacket cover. spinal titling in italicized yellow for title and author, publisher with logo just above tail end. enlarged repeated titling spaced close to bottom edge. sturdily bound HB, clothbound in dark blue and stamped with small silver title upon dark gray colorblock, bordered by silver stripes and author in tiny silver at mid-spine, silver logo at tail. blind stamped by the official Department of the Air Force seal. tightly bound white textblock interior, endsheets blank. contents are upon unblemished white textblock. interior includes 21 maps, 21 tables, 12 charts and 41 photographs, all listed with title and page, following official table of contents. the volume is barely flipped through and smoothly bleach white on edges all sides. 432 pp. ISBN # 0912799749.
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BY SEA, AIR, AND LAND: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE U.S. NAVY AND THE WAR IN SOUTHEAST ASIA

Washington, DC: Naval Historical Center, Department of the Navy, 1994. Later printing. Quarto; VG+/good+; dj, spine with color photograph of boat team on river with white text. HB, green cloth spine with gilt lettering; presentation copy with card; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block clean; 416 pp.; photos, maps, plates, some with color; dj, chipping and short tears; else very good.
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By Sea, Air, and Land: An illustrated History of the U.S. Navy and the War in Southeast Asia

Washington, DC: Naval Historical Center, 1994. Quarto: VG-/G: Green and brown spine with white text: DJ has general shelfwear, chipping to edges and at head of spine, age toning, scuffing along back flap: Boards are strong and clean with rubbing to edges, binding slightly shaken: Textblock exterior is clean, half title page inscribed on back by author to a previous owner, rest of text unmarked: 416 pp.
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530.

BATTLE AT BEST

Nashville, TN: Battery Classics / The Battery Press, 1989. US Edition. small 8vo. VG/VG. white glossy contrasts the burgundy bold capitals and white author on the next navy colorblock with publisher logo in white. panel wide bottom edge is a burgundy stripe. illustrated cover navy on white, with extra enlarged burgundy and gray characters in the jacket cover foreground. price-clipped fep. HB is medium blue clothbound and silver bands border the imprinted dark red labels and stamped silver lettering. front board has extra-large bold silver titling on wide dark red label. above average, clear endsheets. price clipped fep. textblock unmarked, all outer edges smooth and bright, minimal wear. few illustrations with text within the chapters. 257 pp. ISBN# 0898391156.
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Geographic Disarmament: A Study of Regional Demilitaization.

London: Oxford University Press, 1935. First. VG-/VG-; Tan with black text; DJ G with partial plastic cover; Slight edge wear; Lower left corner of DJ front fly leaf has 2" triangular cut; Boards good but binding tape discolored; Slight age yellowing of text; previous owner's name on front leaf; bound map on last page has left impresion on last 20 pages; 207 pp. w/map.
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Marshal Massena

London: Oxford University, 1965. First Edition. Octavo; G/G; Blue/gray spine with white text; DJ shows moderate wear, few open tears up to 1"; Boards strong, some slight discoloration around edges and rubbing to corners; Textblock slightly age-toned has some small pen marks on few pages; Binding strong; 319pp.
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The Hawker Hurricane

Bourne End, UK: Aston Publications, 1987. First. Quarto; VG/VG with plastic cover; Blue spine with white text; DJ very minor shelf wear; Boards clean with no bumping; Text block and edges clean; Author's signature on title page; pp. 256.
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The Hawker Hurricane

London: Doubleday, 1962. Doubleday Edition. Quarto; VG/G; Green/yellow spine with white/green text; DJ has 1" closed tear on front cover, small pieces of tape on top/bottom of rear cover; Boards strong, slight surface scuffing, minor rubbing to corners; Textblock clean; 175pp.
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Pablo's War

London: Bloomsbury Publishing Limited, 1992. First. Octavo; VG/VG ; Blue spine with gold and white text; DJ has slight self wear and 1/4" tea on top front by spine; Book cover and text block are fine and with no markings or discoloration; pp. 176. Author's account of Royal Air Force career and combat engagement in The Gulf War.
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THIS DAMN TREE LEAKS: A COLLECTION OF WAR CARTOONS

Italy: Stars and Stripes Mediterranean, 1945. Reprint. Octavo; good+/wraps; black and white mix on illustrated spine with no text; tan titles on illustrated front panel; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; age-toning and foxing; readers' wear; minor chipping; 118 pp.; else very good.
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ASSAULT FROM THE SEA

London: Methuen & Co. 1949. First Edition, First Printing. 8vo., 311 pp., VG-/VG-; DJ, white spine and back cover with navy blue text, pictorial blue front cover with white text; chipping and material loss to top edge and corners of DJ, age-toning to DJ; price cut to bottom right-hand corner of front flap; DJ protected by mylar; blue cloth boards, gold lettering to spine; bumping to head of spine, bumping/chipping to tail of spine, cocking to spine; mild bumping to corners; boards slightly shaken, binding strong; age-toning to text-block; mild age-toning to interior, text legible; contains numerous illustrations, black and white photographs, and maps; "First published in 1949" stated to copyright page; frontispiece; shelved Naval.
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538.

THE U.S. AIR SERVICE IN WORLD WAR I. VOLUME 1.

Washington, DC: The Office of Air Force History, 1978. first edition. large octavo in brown cloth hard covers with gold letters; VG; boards clean; binding strong; paper and text clean; illustrations in brown; pp. 448; shelved in WWI section.
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THE BAND RATS

Great Britain: Peter Davies Limited, 1975. First Edition. oversize 8vo. VG/VG. ivory DJ spine with author in black and title in bold black, lightly bordered with the natural grain of wood that serves as partial background on the front jacket. faint edgewear to jacket perimeter, slightly aged toned rearm, front inner flap is price clipped and ex-libris volume stamped in purple on fep. pasted down sheets and removal marks, black numerals stamped and resealed gutters in ivory, otherwise lightly age toned endsheets both. HB is brown with imprinted gold titling between five skinny gold stripes, publisher close to tail. reading crease, fold down center of HB spine. faintly worn at corners, slightly bumped. two sections of b/w images, 4 pages each, illustration list included with titling/captions just after table of contents and ilustration errata slip tipped in. text interior has discoloration that most often frames the page, otherwise the textblock is clear, no marks. dark yellowed foreedge, head and tail signatures, lightly ribbed. makes a solid reading copy. note fep/ffep condition as poor, price-clipped and interior pages neatly preserved, but aged. as is. 184 pp. ISBN # 432092307.
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A MORE PERFECT MILITARY: HOW THE CONSTITUTION: CAN MAKE OUR MILITARY STRONGER

New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2010. Reprint. 8vo. NF/NF. black and olive matte spine with olive and white lettering, rest design split half-black, half-olive front DJ panel. HB black spine with small imprinted lettering , titles printed mid-spine with tip and tail, small titles. corners sharp, binding taut and as new exterior. similarly near fine text interior, bright endpapers and volume as unread, clear. 232 pp. ISBN # 9780195394481.
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RETHINKING THE PRINCIPLES OF WAR

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2005. First Printing. 8vo. NF/NF-. navy glossy spine with tall white lettering. dustjacket and panels smooth, mildly handled. navy spine and blue hardbacks. clear fep/ffep. well-bound volume, neat and near fine pages, blemish free through textblock and along edges. 572 pp. ISBN # 9781591144817.
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Berlin Airlift: Air Bridge to Freedom

Boulder: Roundup Press, 2015. Quarto; VG/VG; Blue spine with yellow text; Dust jacket is covered with mylar and has clean exterior with very minor wear; Boards are lightly sunned with slight wear at spine tail edge, otherwise panels are clean and sturdy; Text block is clean and unmarked with tight binding; pp 216.
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543.

FAITH OF MY FATHERS (SIGNED)

New York, NY: Random House, 1999. First Trade Edition. 8vo. VG+/VG+. white DJ spine with maroon and navy authors stacked, followed by navy band just past mid-spine and smaller white title on navy column, over burgundy stripes. jacket front is half color pictorial with raised titling. clipped front inner flap. navy blue clothbound HB with metallic titling, adjacent boards trim. bound well, with a faint patch of yellow specks on upper fep/ffep. half title page is INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. textblock interior clear, faint spotting on head and fore-edge. 349 pp. ISBN# 0375501916.
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LETTERS TO KOREA

Wheeling, WV: TaylorMade Printing Services, nd. Octavo; vg+/none; blue cloth spine with gilt lettering; boards, minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 435pp. ---Dozens and dozens of letters, mostly facsimiles written in long hand, to/from family/friends, written during the Korean War era.
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NINETEEN-FIFTY SEVEN LUCKY BAG; THE ANNUAL PUBLICATION OF THE BRIGADE OF MIDSHIPMEN

Annapolis: United States Naval Academy, 1957. Annual. Quarto; good+/none; raised black text on blue faux leather spine; blue boards with burnished text and raised tall ship; minor edge wear and bumping; text block, clean; 646 pp.; photos and portraits; extensive foxing; endpapers, Atlantic Ocean allegorical map; else very good.
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CHARIOTS OF THE DAMNED : AIRBORNE RESCUES FROM VIETNAM TO KOSOVO

London, Great Britain: HarperCollins Publishers, 2001. UK Printing. 8vo. VG+/ - no DJ. smooth glossy black wraps background with bold red title and publisher around smaller pictorial square and light orange authors. neat, lightly handled extremities. textblock clear and excellent, with a mid-volume gallery of color images and photographs on glossy white stock, between clear and excellent ivory textblock. 215 pp. ISBN# 0007107722.
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The Royal Army Medical Corps

London: Leo Cooper, 1972. Octavo; VG/VG; Thin White spine with black text. DJ has Brodart cover jacket, minimal shelf wear, price clipping to front flap, no tears; Boards have light bumping to corners, apart from that, clean, binding strong; Textblock has foxing to fore edge, previous owner's name in writing on front free end paper, otherwise, clean, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 121.
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LOON : A MARINE STORY (INSCRIBED)

New York, NY: Ballantine Books, 2009. First Edition. small 8vo. VG+/VG+. mild yellow tones color the illustrative map background that extends jacket wide. upon DJ spine tail is green beneath dark red and black titling and the jacket front extends the pictorial bottom edge. black HB is stamped with gold type and a pale flecked ivory. in solid form, clear fep/ffep. textblock is clean, without writing and its outer edges smoothly ivory. 240 pp. ISBN# 9780345510150.
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THE DISABLED SOLDIER

New York, NY: The Macmillan Company, January, 1919. US Printing. small 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. lightly yellowed from exposure, medium blue clothbound HB with stamped gold titling between decorative gilt striping. lightly abraded, faintly nicked off tint along both boards. prior owner address label on left fep, some toning to fep with b/w erotic pictorial plates tipped in on ffep. frontispiece and 24 b/w illustrations. grayish shadow to each outer edges. 232 pp.
[Book #7-8-1277340] Rockville
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The Encyclopedia of Combat Techniques

Miami: Amber Books Ltd. 2002. First. Quarto; VG+/VG-; Green spine with red text; Boards are clean; DJ has slight shelfwear, otherwise clean; Textblock is clean; pp 256.
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