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LOWIS, GEOFFREY L.
Fabulous Admirals and Some Naval Fragments (First Edition)
London, Putnam. 1959, Apparent FIRST EDITION. Blue Cloth Sewn Binding. Book, First published 1957; reprinted 1959. Illustrated. Brief Account of some of the Froth on those Characters who enlivened the Royal Navy a Generation or Two Ago". Some of the legends and glory of those "fabulous admirals..the words and habits which kept their memory alive in wardroom and messdeck." No marks except price and pasted paragraph about John Kelly on front fly page, boards have very light edge wear. DJ has some edge wear, but is now protected by mylar cover attached to DJ but not attached to boards. Bottom corner of front flap is clipped. 291pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers!. Very Good Plus/Good Plus.
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Book number: 10801
USD 29.95 [Appr.: EURO 27.25 | £UK 24.5 | JP¥ 3194]
Catalogue: Military

 
WHITAKER, DONALD P. & RINN-SUP SHINN
Area Handbook for the People's Republic of China
Washington, D. C. United States Government Printing Office. 1972. Green Cloth/gilt gold Embossed, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, DA Pam No. 550-60. No marks or stamps. Illustrated with maps. Light shelfwear. 729pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for safe delivery. Very Good Plus.
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Book number: 7435
USD 9.95 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1061]
Catalogue: Military

 
QUARSTEIN, JOHN V. & DENNIS P. MROCZKOWSKI
Fort Monroe: The Key to the South (the CIVIL War History Series)
Charleston, SC, Arcadia. 2000. (ISBN: 073850114X). Paperback, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, Apparent FIRST EDITION. "..a powerful pictorial portraying the exciting history of the only fort in the Upper South to remain under Union control throughout the Civil War..a Federal bastion within the Confederacy and influenced many of the Civil War's greatest events..quickly became a symbol of freedom and helped to define the wartime objective to end slavery..also played a critical role in the eventual Union victory, serving as a base for amphibious operations against Southern ports as well as staging campaigns against the nearby Confederate capital in Richmond." No marks except owner signature and signature of the author, Quarstein, with inscription, light shelf wear. 127pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers! Also listed with The Civil War on the Virginia Peninsula as book no.10183 as a special. Very Good Plus. Signed by Author with Inscription.
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Book number: 10181
USD 9.95 [Appr.: EURO 9 | £UK 8.25 | JP¥ 1061]
Catalogue: Military
Keywords: Virginia History Civil War 073850114X

 
THORNTON, CAPTAIN JOHN W. AND JOHN W. THORNTON, JR.
Believed to Be Alive
Middlebury, VT, Paul S. Ericksson. 1981, First Edition. (ISBN: 083971064X). Cloth & Paper, Sewn Binding, 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book, Apparent FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING. Navy helicopter pilot attempting a rescue in North Korea is shot down and held as POW for three years. First helicopter to be shot down. No marks except signatures and on rear of half-title page. DJ has light shelf wear, light tanning. 272pp. Ships in sturdy cardboard for ultimate protection, no bubble mailers!. Used - Like New/Very Good. Signed & Inscribed by BOTH AUTHORS.
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Book number: 10472
USD 19.95 [Appr.: EURO 18.25 | £UK 16.5 | JP¥ 2127]
Catalogue: Military
Keywords: FIRST EDITION, FIRST PRINTING Korean War 083971064X

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