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WORLD WAR II

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RAMPARTS OF THE PACIFIC, Abend, Hallett
1 Abend, Hallett RAMPARTS OF THE PACIFIC
Garden City, New York Doubleday, Doran & Co. 1942 First Edition, Stated Cloth Good + fair Jacket 
[xx], 332p. Cover corners bumped and sunned where there is a corresponding chip on jacket at top of spine and front, bottom of jacket spine missing with smaller chips and tears to edges. B&w photo plates. (9-3/8"x6-3/8") H10021 
Price: 35.00 USD
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BERLIN UNDERGROUND, 1939-1945, Andreas-Friedrich, Ruth
2 Andreas-Friedrich, Ruth BERLIN UNDERGROUND, 1939-1945
London Latimer House Ltd. 1948 (1st Edition) Cloth Good poor Jacket 
254p. Bookstore stamp on back pastedown, cover lightly moisture stained with corners bumped, endpapers toned, long tears on flap folds and one on top front edge that extends onto the spine with smaller tears and chips to edges and back panel soiled. "Mrs. Friedrich's story gives an exciting picture of the anti-Nazi Underground Movement during the War and also of the precarious existence in Berlin during the War and through the heavy bombing." 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. H10235 
Price: 65.00 USD
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LET THE PEOPLE KNOW, Angell, Norman
3 Angell, Norman LET THE PEOPLE KNOW
New York Viking Press 1943 First Edition Cloth Very Good good + Jacket 
[x], 245p. Gift message on front endpaper, cover edges sunned, endpapers toned, jacket has chips to edges especially at corners. Angell, awarded the 1933 Nobel Peace Prize, offers answers to the questions confronted during the 2nd World War and the peace to follow. (8-5/8"x5-7/8") H11142 
Price: 19.00 USD
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The Japanese Air Forces in World War II: The Organization of the Japanese Army & Naval Air Forces, 1945, Arms and Armour Press, Hippocrene Books
4 Arms and Armour Press, Hippocrene Books The Japanese Air Forces in World War II: The Organization of the Japanese Army & Naval Air Forces, 1945
London & New York Arms and Armour Press, Hippocrene Books 1979 0882544926 / 9780882544922 Hard Cover Good+ Good+ Jacket 
170p. Top of cover has damp stain, top and spine of jacket darkened with light wear to edges. Includes glossary. 8 b&w photo plates. (8-1/2"x6-3/8") H6875 
Price: 35.00 USD
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GLOBAL MISSION, Arnold, H.H.
5 Arnold, H.H. GLOBAL MISSION
New York Harper & Bros. 1949 First Edition, Stated Cloth Good good Jacket 
[xiv], 626p. Sizing on cover rough on top edges possibly from moisture exposure, jacket has chips and small tears to edges. Biography of the Army Air Corps general during World War II. 16 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") H11021 
Price: 19.00 USD
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6 Asprey, Robert B. SEMPER FIDELIS: THE U.S. MARINES IN WORLD WAR II
New York W.W. Norton & Co. 1967 First Edition Hardcover Good + good + Jacket 
293p. 1st printing. Remainder. Red dot on bottom page edges, brown spots on top and fore edges of pages, endpapers, and jacket flaps, price clipped jacket has moisture stain on inside front. Written for a young adult audience and chronicles the United States Marines campaign in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Jacket design by Eric Carle. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-1/4"x5-1/2") H12273 
Price: 19.00 USD
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7 Avni, Haim; Translated from the Hebrew By Emanuel Shimoni Spain, the Jews, and Franco
Philadelphia Jewish Publication Society of America 1982 0827601883 / 9780827601888 1st English Language Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
[xiv], 268p. Jacket lightly soiled with small scrapes to edges. Includes bibliography. 4 b&w photo plates. (9-3/8"x6-1/8") H8059 
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THINK ON THESE THINGS: SOURCES OF COURAGE, HOPE, AND FAITH FOR THOSE SERVICING THEIR COUNTRY, Baker, Everett Moore; Herbert Hitchen & Vivian T. Pomeroy; Compiled by & Foreword by Frederick M. Eliot
8 Baker, Everett Moore; Herbert Hitchen & Vivian T. Pomeroy; Compiled by & Foreword by Frederick M. Eliot THINK ON THESE THINGS: SOURCES OF COURAGE, HOPE, AND FAITH FOR THOSE SERVICING THEIR COUNTRY
New York Association Press 1941 Stapled cloth wraps Very good 
[78p.], 3 blank leaves for notes. 3rd U.S.O. printing. Presented by the Army and Navy Department of The Young Men's Christian Associations. (4-1/2"x3") P6679 
Price: 19.00 USD
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NEWPORT NEWS SHIPS: THEIR HISTORY IN TWO WORLD WARS (MUSEUM PUBLICATION, NO. 25), Balison, Howard J.; Edited for the Museum by George Carrington Mason
9 Balison, Howard J.; Edited for the Museum by George Carrington Mason NEWPORT NEWS SHIPS: THEIR HISTORY IN TWO WORLD WARS (MUSEUM PUBLICATION, NO. 25)
Newport News, Virginia Mariners Museum 1954 (1st Edition) Embossed cloth Very Good good+ Jacket 
[xvi], 372p. Cover corners and top and bottom of spine bumped, jacket has chips to corners and tear at top front edge. Frontispiece by T.C. Skinner. 80 b&w plates. (9-3/4"x7-1/4") H8973 
Price: 45.00 USD
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OVER THERE, INSTRUCTIONS FOR AMERICAN SERVICEMEN IN BRITAIN, 1942, Bodleian Library
10 Bodleian Library OVER THERE, INSTRUCTIONS FOR AMERICAN SERVICEMEN IN BRITAIN, 1942
Oxford Bodleian Library, University of Oxford 1994 1851240365 / 9781851240364 Stapled Wraps Very Good 
16p. Smudge on front with pages and cover slightly warped, sticker shadow on back wrap. Reprint of a pamphlet "issued by the United States War Department in 1942 to American servicemen who were going to Britain to prepare for the invasion of occupied Europe." 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. P5969 
Price: 19.00 USD
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11 Bronemann, LeRoy B. ONCE UPON A TIDE: TALES FROM A FOXHOLE IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC
Bryn Mawr Dorrance & Co. 1982 0805928189 / 9780805928181 (1st Edition) Cloth Good + good + Jacket Signed
xiv, 185p. Signed by author on front endpaper. Brown spots on endpapers, pages edges, and jacket; jacket rubbed and spine sunned with small chips and tears to edges. Relates the experiences of the author as a private in "the United States Army's 454th Amphibious Truck Company in the South Pacific during World War II." Jacket design by Mike Kurgansky. B&w maps and photographs. (9-1/4"x6-1/4") H12275 
Price: 29.00 USD
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12 Callison, Brian A FLOCK OF SHIPS
New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1970 First American Edition Cloth Very good good Jacket 
[256p.] Rubbed and price clipped jacket tattered at top front corner with small chips to edges. Decades after World War II, a "naval survey vessel discovers the incinerated hulks of a cargo liner, a submarine and a British freighter in the land-locked harbour of a tiny and deserted Atlantic island." (8-1/2"x5-5/8") A story of war at sea. A naval survey vessel discovers the incinerated hulks of a cargo liner, a submarine and a British freighter in the land-locked harbour of a tiny and deserted Atlantic island. H12251 
Price: 19.00 USD
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FOUR (4) STARS OF HELL, Critchell, Laurence
13 Critchell, Laurence FOUR (4) STARS OF HELL
New York Declan X. McMullen Co. 1947 (First Edition) Cloth Good+ Good Jacket 
[xiv], [353p.] Cover corners bumped, jacket corners and top and bottom of spine chipped and edges worn and flaps scraped, note written in pen on front endpaper states "Winifred P. Smith son was in the 501st Par. Inf. 3rd Battalion." Includes publisher's letter regarding complimentary shipment of this book that is "the wish of the officers of the 501st Regiment Association that the families of these men should have a copy of this testament of their courage and heroism." B&w maps. (8-3/8"x5-3/4") H8950 
Price: 55.00 USD
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SAILOR, THE BITTER YEARS, Domac, Dragutin 'Charles'
14 Domac, Dragutin 'Charles' SAILOR, THE BITTER YEARS
Pacific Grove, California Boxwood Press 1987 0941068103 Hardcover Very Good good + Jacket 
[vi], 203p. Bottom front cover stained, jacket has small chips and tears to edges, back pages have a stain to fore edges. Personal narrative of serving in Allied naval operations during World War II. (9-3/8"x6-1/4") H10448 
Price: 19.00 USD
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THE DOUGHGIRLS: A COMEDY, Fields, Joseph
15 Fields, Joseph THE DOUGHGIRLS: A COMEDY
New York Random House 1943 First Edition Cloth Very Good Fair Jacket 
204p. 1st printing. Former owner's name on pastedown, jacket rubbed and soiled with folds scraped and edges chipped with tears. 3 b&w photo plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. H8643 
Price: 45.00 USD
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THE LAST NINE DAYS OF THE BISMARCK, Forester, C.S.
16 Forester, C.S. THE LAST NINE DAYS OF THE BISMARCK
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1959 First Edition, Stated Cloth Very Good Good Jacket 
138p. Page fore edges lightly soiled, fade spot on front cover, spine slightly slanted, rubbed jacket has 1" tear on front bottom edge that has been tape repaired on the inside and small tears, creases and chips to jacket edges. Jacket design by Samuel H. Bryant. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. H4269 
Price: 19.00 USD
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"Overpaid, Oversexed, & Over Here:" The American GI in World War II Britain, Gardiner, Juliet
17 Gardiner, Juliet "Overpaid, Oversexed, & Over Here:" The American GI in World War II Britain
New York Canopy Books, Abbeville Press 1992 1558594086 / 9781558594081 1st U.S. Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
224p. Jacket has small tears and wear to head and foot of spine. Includes bibliography. B&w illustrations and photographs. (10"x7") H8658 
Price: 24.00 USD
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18 Goerlitz (Görlitz), Walter; With Preface by Ernst Alexander Paulus, Translated by Colonel R.H. Stevens PAULUS AND STALINGRAD: A LIFE OF FIELD-MARSHAL FRIEDRICH PAULUS WITH NOTES, CORRESPONDENCE AND DOCUMENTS FROM HIS PAPERS
New York Citadel Press 1963 First U.S. Edition Hardcover Good + fair Jacket 
xvi, 301p. Address stamp on front endpaper, cover has white spots, jacket tattered with tears of flap folds. Using personal papers provided by the Paulus family, Görlitz relates Paulus's life with a focus on the Battle of Stalingrad where "Paulus and the Sixth Army surrendered to the Russians, after some of the worst fighting on the entire Eastern Front in the freezing snow having been let down by Hitler." B&w maps and 5 b&w photo plates and frontispiece. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") H12264 
Price: 45.00 USD
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NOB U SJEVEROISTO NOJ HRVATSKOJ 1942. GODINE, Gregori , Pavle
19 Gregori , Pavle NOB U SJEVEROISTO NOJ HRVATSKOJ 1942. GODINE
Zagreb Stvarnost 1978 Hardcover Good + good Jacket 
291p. Endpapers and top of page edges spotted, cover edges scraped, jacket has chips and tears to edges. Deals with the World War II resistance in the northeastern area of Croatia. Includes bibliography. Text in Croatian. 8 leaves of b&w photo plates. (9-3/4"x6-1/4") H11395 
Price: 75.00 USD
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20 Guareschi, Giovanni; Translated from the Italian by Frances Frenaye MY SECRET DIARY, 1943-1945
New York Farrar, Straus & Cudahy 1958 First American Edition Cloth Very good very good Jacket 
[xxii], 234p. 1st printing. Jacket edges lightly worn. Creator of Don Camillo recounts his experiences as a prisoner of war during World War II and his return to the camp 14 years later. (8-1/4"x5-58") H12309 
Price: 19.00 USD
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