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OURSELVES IN WARTIME

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Odhams Press Ltd.: [1944]

Seller ID: H12757

Condition: Good +


[256p.] Cover corners bumped, spine sunned, cloth puckered on top front. Pictorial "survey of the [British] home front in the Second World War, relating how an industrial mobilization unparalleled in history was carried out, how resistance to air attack was organized, how a citizen army was formed, and how the nation saved for victory: and describing the endeavors, trails and triumphs of the people of Britain united in the fight for freedom." B&w photographs. (9"x6-1/8") View more info

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TERMINATION OF WAR CONTROLS. REPORT PREPARED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE ON PROVISION OF FEDERAL STATUTES AFFECTED BY THE TERMINATION OF HOSTILITIES, THE WAR, OR EMERGENCY. (UNITED STATES SENATE DOCUMENT, 80TH CONGRESS, 1ST SESSION, DOCUMENT NO. 42)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington DC, U.S. Government Printing Office: 1947

Seller ID: P7258

Condition: Very good


viii, 126p. Bottom of first few pages dog eared, small hole on front 2 pages. Compilation prepared by the Department of Justice "on the provisions of law mentioned in the publication entitled "Termination of War Controls" (S. Doc. No. 5, 8th Cong., 1st Session)." Text block stab stapled, no wraps. (9-1/8"x5-3/4") View more info

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RAMPARTS OF THE PACIFIC

By: Abend, Hallett

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Co.: 1942

Edition: First

Seller ID: H10021

Condition: Good +


[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") View more info

Image for PREPARING THE FAMILY AND THE HOME FOR ANOTHER WINTER OF WAR (HELPS FOR HOMEMAKERS: KELVINATOR WARTIME IDEA EXCHANGE FOR HOME ECONOMISTS, PROJECT 2)

PREPARING THE FAMILY AND THE HOME FOR ANOTHER WINTER OF WAR (HELPS FOR HOMEMAKERS: KELVINATOR WARTIME IDEA EXCHANGE FOR HOME ECONOMISTS, PROJECT 2)

By: Adams, Joan & Nash-Kelvinator Corp.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Detroit, Kelvinator: [1943?]

Seller ID: P7298

Condition: Very good


Unnumbered (approx. 16p.) Pages toned and corners lightly worn. Collection of 40 prize-winning tips submitted by home economists in a national contest sponsored by Nash-Kelvinator for "making the coming winter more healthful and comfortable for yourself and family" during the Second World War, includes dietary, clothing care and conservation, energy efficiency, and recreation advice. Black & orange illustrations. (8"x5-1/2") View more info

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WAR EMERGENCY RECIPES (HELPS FOR HOMEMAKERS: KELVINATOR WARTIME IDEA EXCHANGE FOR HOME ECONOMISTS, PROJECT 5)

By: Adams, Joan & Nash-Kelvinator Corp.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Detroit, Kelvinator: [1943?]

Seller ID: P7300

Condition: Very good


Unnumbered (approx. 28p.) Pages toned and corners lightly worn. Collection of 40 prize-winning recipes submitted by home economists in a national contest sponsored by Nash-Kelvinator for getting the most out of non-rationed and rationed ingredients available during the Second World War. Black & orange illustrations and b&w photographs. (8"x5-5/8") View more info

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HELPS FOR HOME CANNING (HOMEMAKER'S HELPER: KELVINATOR WARTIME IDEA EXCHANGE FOR HOME ECONOMISTS, PROJECT 7)

By: Adams, Joan & Nash-Kelvinator Corp.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Detroit, Kelvinator: [1944?]

Seller ID: P7301

Condition: Very good


Unnumbered (approx. 20p.) Pages toned and corners lightly worn. Collection of 40 prize-winning tips submitted by home economists in a national contest sponsored by Nash-Kelvinator for home canning during the Second World War. Black & red illustrations and b&w photographs. (7-7/8"x5-5/8") View more info

Image for UNUSUAL RECIPES FOR SERVING MORE ABUNDANT FOODS (HOMEMAKER'S HELPER: KELVINATOR WARTIME IDEA EXCHANGE FOR HOME ECONOMISTS, PROJECT 9)

UNUSUAL RECIPES FOR SERVING MORE ABUNDANT FOODS (HOMEMAKER'S HELPER: KELVINATOR WARTIME IDEA EXCHANGE FOR HOME ECONOMISTS, PROJECT 9)

By: Adams, Joan & Nash-Kelvinator Corp.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Detroit, Kelvinator: [1944?]

Seller ID: P7302

Condition: Very good


Unnumbered (approx. 20p.) Pages toned and corners lightly worn. Collection of 40 prize-winning recipes for entrees and desserts submitted by home economists in a national contest sponsored by Nash-Kelvinator for creating interesting and appetizing dishes using ingredients that are readily available during the Second World War. Black & blue illustrations. (7-7/8"x5-5/8") View more info

Image for IDEAS FOR IMPROVING THE FOOD STORAGE CENTER IN THE KITCHEN (HOMEMAKER'S HELPER: KELVINATOR WARTIME IDEA EXCHANGE FOR HOME ECONOMISTS, PROJECT 12)

IDEAS FOR IMPROVING THE FOOD STORAGE CENTER IN THE KITCHEN (HOMEMAKER'S HELPER: KELVINATOR WARTIME IDEA EXCHANGE FOR HOME ECONOMISTS, PROJECT 12)

By: Adams, Joan & Nash-Kelvinator Corp.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Detroit, Kelvinator: [1944?]

Seller ID: P7303

Condition: Very good


Unnumbered (approx. 20p.) Pages toned and corners lightly worn. Collection of 40 prize-winning tips submitted by home economists in a national contest sponsored by Nash-Kelvinator for food storage during the Second World War. Black & yellow illustrations. (7-7/8"x5-5/8") View more info

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BERLIN UNDERGROUND, 1939-1945

By: Andreas-Friedrich, Ruth

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Latimer House Ltd.: 1948

Seller ID: H10235

Condition: Good


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." (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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The Japanese Air Forces in World War II: The Organization of the Japanese Army & Naval Air Forces, 1945

By: Arms and Armour Press, Hippocrene Books

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London & New York, Arms and Armour Press, Hippocrene Books: 1979

Seller ID: H6875

ISBN: 0882544926

Condition: Good+


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") View more info

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POCKET GUIDE TO GERMANY

By: Army Information Branch, Army Service Forces, United States Army

Price: $35.00

Publisher: [Washington DC], U.S. Government Printing Office: 1944

Seller ID: P7276

Condition: Good +


48p. Wraps rubbed and soiled. Distributed to the United States armed forces to prepare soldiers for what they will encounter with the German population during the fighting and subsequent occupation of Germany following World War II. (5-1/4"x4-1/4") View more info

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POCKET GUIDE TO THE CITIES OF DENMARK

By: Army Information Branch, Information and Education Division, W.D.S.S., United States Army Service Forces

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington DC, War Department: [1944]

Seller ID: P7277

Condition: Very good


vi, [58p.] Wrap corners worn, wraps scuffed. Distributed to the United States armed forces to educate soldiers about Denmark for its liberation from occupying German troops during World War II. B&w maps. (4-1/4"x5-1/4") View more info

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SEMPER FIDELIS: THE U.S. MARINES IN WORLD WAR II

By: Asprey, Robert B.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Co.: 1967

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12273

Condition: Good +


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") View more info

Spain, the Jews, and Franco

By: Avni, Haim; Translated from the Hebrew By Emanuel Shimoni

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Jewish Publication Society of America: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8059

ISBN: 0827601883

Condition: Very Good+


[xiv], 268p. Jacket lightly soiled with small scrapes to edges. Includes bibliography. 4 b&w photo plates. (9-3/8"x6-1/8") View more info

Image for NEWPORT NEWS SHIPS: THEIR HISTORY IN TWO WORLD WARS (MUSEUM PUBLICATION, NO. 25)

NEWPORT NEWS SHIPS: THEIR HISTORY IN TWO WORLD WARS (MUSEUM PUBLICATION, NO. 25)

By: Balison, Howard J.; Edited for the Museum by George Carrington Mason

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Newport News, Virginia, Mariners Museum: 1954

Edition: First

Seller ID: H8973

Condition: Very Good


[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") View more info

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OVER THERE, INSTRUCTIONS FOR AMERICAN SERVICEMEN IN BRITAIN, 1942

By: Bodleian Library

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Oxford, Bodleian Library, University of Oxford: 1994

Seller ID: P5969

ISBN: 1851240365

Condition: 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." Booklet. (8-3/8"x5-7/8") View more info

VICTORY GARDENS (U.S. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, MISCELLANEOUS PUBLICATION NO. 483)

By: Boswell, Victor R.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Washington DC, United States Department of Agriculture: 1943

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: P7316

Condition: Very good


16p. Wrap edges scraped. General guidelines for "the inexperience gardener on what to grown, how to prepare and fertilize the soil, how and when to plant, how to care for plants, and how to utilize the crop" to support the war effort during the Second World War. B&w illustrations. (9-1/2"x6") This publication gives general information for the inexperienced gardener on what to grow, how to prepare and fertilize the soil, how and when to plant, how to care for the plants, and how to utilize the crop. View more info

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PRIVATE BREGER'S WAR: HIS ADVENTURES IN BRITAIN AND AT THE FRONT

By: Breger, Dave

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1944

Seller ID: H12748

Condition: Good


Unpaginated (approx. 124p.) Cover foxed and soiled but pages clean and bright. Black & orange illustrations. (9-3-4"x6-5/8") View more info

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ONCE UPON A TIDE: TALES FROM A FOXHOLE IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC

By: Bronemann, LeRoy B.

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Bryn Mawr, Dorrance & Co.: 1982

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H12275

ISBN: 0805928189

Condition: Good +


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") View more info

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A FLOCK OF SHIPS

By: Callison, Brian

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1970

Edition: First

Seller ID: H12251

Condition: Very good


[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") View more info