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1 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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2 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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3 The First World War: A Portfolio of Famous Paintings & Posters 
New York NY Time Life 1964 Loose leaf Very Good Good Book Atlas Folio - over 23 - 25" tall 
Folio of unframed reproductions of notable World War 1 posters and paintings - battle scenes, recruitment, and home front. The set includes (alphabetically) : Paintings : Closing Up by G.H. Davis - British bomber squad fighting off a German attack; Cruise of the U-53 by Claus Bergen - German U-boat sinking a sailed ship by a well known German marine artist; La Voie Sacree de Verdun by Georges Scott - Supply train during the Battle of verdun; Last Night of the War by F.C. Yohn - U.S. Marines storning the Meuse on the night before the Armistice went into effect. Posters : I Want You by James Montgomery Flagg - the iconic Uncle Sam recruiting poster; Invest in the Victory Liberty Loan by L.A. Shafer - Navy scene supporting a 1919 post War bond drive; Victory is a Question of Stamina by Harvey Dunn - Urging American citizens to reduce food waste, observe meatless and wheatless days to support shipping food to Allied countries; Will You Have a Part in Victory ? by James Montgomery Flagg - Promotes home gardens. Includes bifold list and description of pieces as well as a promotional letter. Folio size is 22 1/2" W x 16 1/4" H. Individual reproductions vary slightly in size - all the paintings are 22 1/4" W x 16" H (landscape orientation) and the posters (all but one are portrait orientation) range from 16" W x 22" H to 15 3/4 "H x 22 1/4" W and also vary in the amount of white margin around the picture. Condition : Very Good-; portfolio has three edge stains on the front and rear covers and one interior flap (they appear to be paint which makes sense as these were obtained from an artist's estate), also some creasing to the top front cover; some posters have edge wear and light corner wear; I Want You has two small tears to the edges. These are all suitable for framing. Please inquire - Photos available. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Armistice 1918: Signing of the Armistice in the Forest Glade of Compiegne. Col. Codevelle
Friends of the Armistice of Compiegne 1950 1st Edition Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Side-stapled softcover, 16 pp. w/ b&w photos. Undated, at least 1950 due to a reference to 1949 at the end of the text. Commemorative booklet. The train and the glade where the Armistice was signed became a park in the 1920's but was subsequently largely destroyed following Hitler's accepting the French surrender there in 1940 and the German occupation afterward. Book Condition : Good; no text marks; a small stain at left rear bottom cover corner; wear to cover corners; a few small stains to covers. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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5 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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6 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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7 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. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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8 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; spotting to text block; light bumping to spine ends and bottom board edge. Dust Jacket Condition : Good; light shelf wear along edges; two stains at bottom front. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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