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1 National Political Campaign of 1944 Part 1 Proceedings of Republican National Convention 
Washington DC United States News 1944 Softcover (Side-stapled) Good Plus Magazine 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Special issue includes program, platform, and speeches from the Republican Convention held 06/26-06/28/1944 in Chicago. Thomas Dewey was nominated for President and John Bricker for Vice President. Staple-bound magazine. Condition : Good +; covers and all pages intact, no markings to text; light chipping at cover edges; mild creasing and rubbing to covers; light age toning due to paper quality. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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2 Seven Years in Vienna (August, 1907 - August, 1914) : A Record of Intrigue 
Boston MA Houghton Mifflin Co. 1917 Hardcover Good Minus No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
History of central Europe in the years leading up to the first World War. Sympathetic to Austria-Hungary. B&w photos. Book Condition : Good-; no text markings; binding relaxed but secure; light age toning; some scratches ot rear cover; bumping to bottom edge and spine end. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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3 Study Helps in History Book Four : American History (From 1865 to Present Time) 
New York NY Adams Book Company 1946 Soft cover Good Plus Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
A study guide with questions and answers covering Reconstruction through World War II. Topics include Presidents, the Spanish-American War, the Panama Canal, Immigration, World War I, the New Deal, and many more. Takes a pro-Southern view of Reconstruction. Saddle staples were added to additionally secure binding. Book Condition : Good+; former owner's name in ink inside front cover; no markings to text; light spotting to text block; 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 The Moving Wall : Vietnam Veterans Memorial Replica at Lancaster PA. June 2-8 1994. 
Lancaster PA Privately Published 1994 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Program for traveling exhibit of a small replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall. Includes photos and brief bios of each local serviceman killed in Vietnam along with a list of all Pennsylvania MIA's from the conflict. Book Condition : Very Good; light shelf wear to edges and cover corners; no internal markings. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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5 The Valley Forge Journal : A Record of Patriotism and American Culture: December 1991 ( Volume 5, Number 4) 
Valley Forge PA Valley Forge Historical Society 1991 1st Edition Soft cover Very Good Journal 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
This special issue commemorates the 50th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. Includes narrative account of the attack, several articles on the U.S.S. Arizona Memorial, and excerpts from President George H.W. Bush's speech. Book Condition : Very Good+; binding tight; text unmarked; slight curling to cover corners. First Day of Issue Kentucky (bicentennial) stamp and cancellation on front free end paper. 
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6 The U.S. Army in World War II: A Pictorial Record (3 Volume Set) Center of Military History
NewYork NY Artabras Publishers 1990 0896600106 / 9780896600102 1st Edition Hardcover Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
B&w photos, with accompanying text, are used to depict the chronological progression of the involvement of the United States Army. Vol 1 - The War Against Germany: Europe and Adjacent Areas; Vol 2 - The War Against Germany and Italy: The Mediterranean and AdjacentAreas; Vol 3 - The War Against Japan. Book Conditions ; Near Fine; no text marks; a few small marks to covers; minimal wear. No Dust Jackets, in glossy cardboard slipcase. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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7 Germany and England Friederich von Bernhardi
New York NY G.W. Dillingham 1915 Hardcover Very Good Poor Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
World War I German apologetic intended to prevent pro-British sentiment in the United States. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; light bumping to spine ends and cover corners. Dust Jacket Condition : Poor; multiple tears and chips; front and rear portions separated and inlaid in book. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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8 Germany and the Central Powers in the World War, 1914-1918 (University of Kansas publications. Social science studies) Hubatsch, Walther
Lawrence KS University of Kansas Publications 1963 Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardcover. Survey history of World War 1 with special attention to Central Europe particularly Germany and its internal political struggles prior to the outbreak of hostilities. Also discusses Eastern Europe after the Russian exit from the war. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; former owner's name on front free end paper; light age toning inside covers; light bumping to spine ends and cover corners; light rubbing to covers. No Dust Jacket. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Fuehrer Conferences on Naval Affairs, 1939-1945 Jak P. Mallmann Showell
Annapolis MD Naval Institute Press 1990 087021781X / 9780870217814 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Minus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Arranged chronologically, these details of Hitler's monthly naval conferences are taken from the original German records captured by the British Admiralty at the end of the war. Discusses the Battle of the Atlantic, the Siege of England and plans for an invasion, the Sinking of the Bismarck, and much more. Various tables and charts included. Book Condition : Very Good; no text marks; crease to front free end paper; slight wear at bottom boards. Dust Jacket Condition : Good-; shelf wear along edges; chipping to corners; tear at top spine end. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10 Hitler, 1889-1936: Hubris AND Hitler, 1936-1945: Nemesis. 2 volumes Kershaw, Ian
NewYork NY W.W. Norton 1999 Hardcover Good Plus Good Plus Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
1st American Edition. 2 volume set, 1,960 pp. Complete Hitler biography by leading authority and prolific author utilizing previously unpublished primary sources (such as Jpseph Goebbel's diaries). Book Conditions : Good+; no text marks; remainder mark to bottom text block, spotting to top text block, of Volume 1; light bumping to spine ends. Dust jacket Conditions : Good+; shelf wear to edges; a small amount of creasing. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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11 West to Cambodia Marshall, S.L.A.
New York NY Cowles Education Corporation 1968 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Minus Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
1st Edition. Written by a military historian and retired Brigadier General, this title details three operations by U.S infantry and Special Forces to stop North Vietnamese infiltration of South Vietnam through a 125 mile long stretch of Cambodian border. Book Condition : Very Good; no text markings; a few spots to text block; light age toning to free end papers. Dust Jacket Condition : Good-; price crossed out with marker; light chipping/tearing to edges and spine ends; rubbing. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Diaries of Vance C. McCormick McCormick, Vance
Privately Published Hardcover Near Fine No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Undated, Privately Published. Full title - Diaries of Vance C. McCormick, Member of the American War Mission to Inter-Allied Conference in London and Paris in 1917; and Adviser to President Wilson at the Peace Conference in Paris, in 1919. Privately published records, reprinted from the originals, of McCormick's diplomatic service after World War I and during the Peace Conference. Book Condition : Near Fine; no text marks; slight bumping to spine ends; a few spots to text block. No Dust jacket. 
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13 Babylonian Chronology 626 B.C. - A.D. 45 Parker, Richard A. and Waldo H. Dubberstein
Chicago IL University of Chicago Press 1946 2nd Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Ex-Seminary library. 2nd Edition 1946. Earlier version of Parker's Chronology attempts to resolve dating issues between the Neo-Babylonian, Achaemenid Persian, and Seleucid periods and provides conversion tables for the Babylonian and Julian calendars. The Oriental Institute of the University of Chicago, Studies in Ancient Oriental Civilization No. 24. Book Condition : Good, Ex-Seminary Library; softcover preserved in pressboard (attached with binding tape); no markings to text; age toning to text block; pocket removed from inside rear cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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14 World's War Events Complete 3 Volume Set 1919 Reynold, Francis J. (editor)
NewYork NY P. F. Collier & Son 1919 Hardcover Good No Dust Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
3 volume hardcover set. Anthology history of World War I, organized chronologically, contains articles written by military and political leaders as well as by historians. Vol. 1 - 1914-1915 (Causes, Invasion of belgium); Vol. II - 1916-1717 (Incl. Verdun); Vol III - 1917-1919 (American Entry to Peace Treaty). A few b&w photos and a foldout map in Vol. 3. Book Conditions : Good; no text marks; light age toning inside covers and on title pages, spotting to text block; light bumping to spine ends; light rubbing to covers. No Dust Jackets. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 A Quarter Century of Air Power : Studies in the Employment of Air Power 1947-1972 Scrivner, John H. Jr. (editor)
Maxwell Air Force Base AL Air Force ROTC / Air University 1973 Probable First Edition Soft cover Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This history of both American and Allied air force operations covers the Berlin Airlift, The Korean War, Air Power in the Middle East, The Cuban Missile Crisis, Vietnam, and more. Book Condition : Good; small tear at bottom right front cover; staining and scuffing to spine and left edge of front cover; some curling at cover corners; no internal markings. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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16 A Stillness Heard Round the World: The End of the Great War, November 1918 Stanley Weintraub
NewYork NY Dutton 1985 0525243461 / 9780525243465 1st Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Inscribed by Author(s)
Inscribed by author on half title page : "Inscribed for Helen and Jack, This book took longer to research and write than the Great War did to fight. Stan Weintraub December 1985." Microhistory of the end of World War I examines the diplomatic and military situation in November 1918, the last fighting before the Armistice, Prisoners of War, other fronts, and much more. Book condition : Good; no text marks; some spotting to text block; light bumping to spine ends and bottom board edge. Dust Jacket Condition : Very Good; light shelf wear along edges. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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17 Confidence in Battle, Inspiration In Peace : The United States Army Chaplaincy 1945-1975 (Volume V) Venzke, Rodger R.
Washington DC Department of the Army 1977 Probable First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Dust Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This is the fifth volume in a history of the United States Army Chaplaincy and covers post World War II, Korea, and Vietnam eras. In addition to focusing on the changes in training and roles for chaplains, the book also addresses topics such as religious education and organization, responding to racial discrimination, and the social and political divide over Vietnam. Book Condition : Very Good; a few small spots on covers; no internal markings; some light toning to text block. No Dust Jacket as issued. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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