Keyword: WAR


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War of the Wing-Men

By: Anderson, Poul

Price: $2.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Ace Books, A Division of Charter Communications Inc., 1120 Avenus of the Americas, New York, N.Y. 10036: 1973

Edition: 3rd

Seller ID: 19027

Condition: Fair

4.25" x 7". Some pen scribbling on credis and page 1. No other marks in the book. Minor shelf wear and soil to covers. Paper aged. 160 pages. Our book number 19027. View more info

Crossroads: 1913

By: Angle, Paul M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Company, Chicago, New York, San Francisco: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29014

Condition: Very Good

Ex-Library, minor shelf wear to corners and edges, library stickers and markings, no dust jacket. First printing, April 1963. View more info

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The Andalite Chronicles: Elfangor's Journey #1

By: Applegate, K.A.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: An Apple Paperback, Schoolastic Inc., 555 Broadway, New York, NY, 10012, U.S.A.: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 532

ISBN: 0590108794

Condition: Good

"Before the Animorphs.there was Elfangor." A Trilogy. Book is new, there is a wrinkle on the front cover in the upper right hand corner where the corner has been folded over by some accident. it has never been read. "His name is Elfangor-Sirinial-Shamtul. An Andalite war-prince. The one who gave five young humans the ability to morph into any animal they touch. They are still out there, fighting an evil so powerful there isn't a moment that goes by when they can actually feel safe. Their story continues. But this is how it all began." View more info

FORTRESS: The Story of the Siege and Fall of Singapore

By: Attiwill, Kenneth

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc., Garden City , New York: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29050

Condition: Very Good

Withdrawn from the library. Book in very good condition. very little shelf wear. library stamps are unobtrusive. maps on the endpapers are all readable except for the last half of the back endpapers which has the library pocket on the back cover. Clean text and covers. pages secure, spine tight. View more info

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Theatre of War, Comments on 32 Occasions by Eric Bentley

By: Bentley, Eric

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Viking Press, New york: 1972

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 43900

Condition: Very Good

7th edition.No Dust Jacket, ex-library, sticky residue from library sticker on outside of book around the lower portion of the spine. Shows few signs of circulation. Fingerprints on the outside of the closed pages, looks like some coffee stains on the corner of the back endpapers. ACTORS ! Clean fresh book looking much newer than 1972. View more info

The Bridge Over the River Kwai

By: Boulle, Pierre

Price: $2.50

Publisher: Bantam Books, published by arrangement with Vanguard press, Inc.: 1957

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 19137

Condition: Poor

Has a water spill across the lower portion of the book. Spine is weak at page 19, but all pages are present and the text is readable. Small pink and black picture of William Holden from the Movie. View more info

The Invention That Changed the World: How a Small Group of Radar Pioneers Won the Second World War and Launched a Technological Revolution

By: Buderi, Robert

Price: $25.95

Publisher: Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 49061

ISBN: 0684810212

Condition: Very Good

New book. Dedication to my mother. My father worked on these radar units on the planes in the Pacific in 1944. This is that radar set. View more info

The Conquest of North Africa 1940-1943

By: Clifford, Alexander G.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company, Boston: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29016

Condition: Very Good

First Edition. Hardcover, blue cloth with red lettering. Some shelf wear to the corners and edges. Paper yellowed. Ex-Library. Spine cracked at title page, but pages tight, and covers good. Clean maps of the area printed on front endpapers, library pocket inside back cover. View more info

Imperial Tragedy, Japan In World War II, The First Days And The Last

By: Coffey, Thomas M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: The World Publishing Company, New York and Cleveland, Printed in the United States of America: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29019

Condition: Very Good

Hardcover. 532 pages. 2 1/2 lbs. Ex-Library, No dust jacket. Very pretty Purple and Red Cloth binding, Covers clean, slightly faded at the top 1 1/2 in. Some ink smudges on title page. Stated First Printing. View more info

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The Pacific War

By: Costello, John

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Rawson, Wade Publishers, Inc., New York: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7017

Condition: Good

Nice copy, ex-library, clean, some soil on the cover. Tight and secure spine. ".the objective of this book: to span in a single narrative the century and a half of history that brought the United States, Great Britain, and the other Allied powers to the fatal collision with Japan on December 7, 1941--" Our book number 7017. View more info

Men, Oil and War

By: Curtin, D. Thomas

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Petroleum Industry Committee, Chicago: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 29032

Condition: Good

ex-library, some wear to cover, no dust jacket. Black and white photo at title page, interior very clean, pages slightly aged, binding tight, pages secure. First edition copyright 1946 by The Petroleum Industry Committee for District No. 2 Chicago. Frank Phillips was chairman of the committee, probably the reason for this book's inclusion in the Vinita Oklahoma library. Our book number 29032. Your price: $7.00 View more info

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Daring to Win: Special Forces at War

By: Eshel, David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A.: Arms & Armour: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 7000

ISBN: 1854091557

Condition: Very Good

6.5" x 9.5". Clean new copy, tear on dust jacket towards the top of the spine. Twentieth Century Special Armed Forces. Our book number 7000. View more info

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Johnny Tremain

By: Esther Forbes

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell Publishing, A Dell Yearling Book: 1987

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 4

ISBN: 0440442508

Condition: New

new Paperback. very minor shelf wear. 'Johnny Tremain tells of the turbulent, passionate times in Boston just before the Revolutionary War.historical fiction at its best, protraying Revolutionary Boston as a living drama, through the eyes of an observant boy.' View more info

ATOMS IN THE FAMILY, My Life With Enrico Fermi

By: Fermi, Laura

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The University of Chicago Press: 1958

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 4001

Condition: Good

No dust Jacket, Shelf wear to the top of spine and edges, ex-library, presented to the library in December of 1959. Inside the book is very nice and clean. Many black & white photos of Fermi and his work, friends, awards, and family. The last page takes Fermi up to the point where the scientists in Geneva had placed an order for a "synchroton" capable of producing 25 billion electron volts. That was in 1953. This is the sixth printing, 1958, at the University of Chicago Press. 267 pages. View more info

Some of My Best Friends are Soldiers; A Kind of Novel

By: Halsey, Margaret

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, New York: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21209

Condition: Very Good

Collectible - Good Condition comments: No Dust Jacket. Gift to my mother from her maid of honor during The War. They were newly married to soldiers. Book is faded at the spine. Pages aged. Author says, "At the representation of my publishers, who think no grindstone is half so pretty as when it has got my nose next to it, I have gone to the probably unnecessary trouble of making up all these places and people out of my head." Includes a note about the appearance of books in wartime, conserving paper. 207 pages. View more info

College Algebra (War Department Education MAnual EM 315)

By: Hart, William L.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Published For The United States Armed Forces Institute By D.C. Heath Company: 1944

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 34005

Condition: Fair

War Depsartment, Washington 25, D>C>, 27, 27 March 1944By order of the secretary of War: G.C. MArshall. Old yellowed well worn copy. Cloth tape peeling at top of spine. Formerly belonged to the Lieutenant in charge of Radar on Guam at the End of World War II. About 500 pages, 40+ answer pages in the back have been numbered starting over at 1, twice. This book has been through the war, and looks like it. Pages are tight, clean text. This man was a great respector of books. Historical Value. Sacrifice for the education of the next generation. View more info

Nuclear Winter: The Human and Environmental Consequences of Nuclear War

By: Harwell, Mark A.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Springer Verlag, 175 Fifth Avenue, New york, New York 10010, U.S.A.: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 48020

ISBN: 0387960937

Condition: Very Good

Ex-library. First edition. Clipping from Dust Jacket stuck to the endpaper inside front cover. Library stamps and markings. Minor shelf wear to corners and edges of cover, pages clean. Book in very good condition, fresh and clean, tight spine. View more info

The Korean War

By: Hastings, Max

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Touchstone Books: 1988

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 29026

ISBN: 067166834x

Condition: Good

Ex-Library, crease on spine behind photographic section. Pages tight, shelf wear to covers and corners. Copy clean, aside from library pockets, stickers. First Touchstone edition, 1988, PRINTER MARKS "10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1, AND 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 pBK." View more info

October the First is Too Late

By: Hoyle, Fred

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Harper & Row , Publishers, New york: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21206

Condition: Good

Ex-library. Name of owner previous to the library inside front cover and written on outside of bottom of closed pages. Notes from the dust jacket glued inside front cover. Not much shelf wear, but the spine is discolored from the sun. Pages clean and secure in the spine, slight yellowing of paper. Clean text. "A transmission of solar beams plays havoc with time on earth. England is in the 1960's, but World War I is still raging in Western Europe. Greece is in the Golden Age of Pericles." sounds like a mess. But this copy is in good shape for your reading pleasure. View more info

Mother Went Mad on Monday

By: Hueston, Ethel

Price: $31.95

Publisher: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Indianapolis, USA: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21221

Condition: Good

Shelf wear. Pages aged. Marked throughout in pencil, adapted by my actress mother (or her actress mother) for a dramatic reading. Private collection. Humorous family life. View more info