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Tthey Also Flew : the Enlisted Pilot Legacy 1912-1942

By: Arbon, Lee

Price: $22.10

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Institution Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022376

ISBN: 1560981083

Condition: Near Fine


xxii, 264 pp, quarterbound w/light green papercovered boards w/olive green cloth covered spine w/red lettering, dj olive w/red-green lettering on spine w/illustrated wings in white & green chevrons on front. Book contains the history of the enlisted pilots from the first pilot, Corporal Burge, Army aviation, World War 1 enlisted pilots, Sergeants return to flying school (1924-1933), Sergeant pilots join the battles (1942) and other info. Contains appendixes that contain ... View more info

Identification Certificate : Armed Forces of the USSR - Series B. E.

By: Army

Price: $21.21

Publisher: Fort Holabird, Army:

Seller ID: 027434

Condition: Good


12 pp, light brown w/black lettering & illustration. Pamphlet CTM 650-1. An identification certificate in English for some serving on active military service in the cadre of the armed forces of the USSR. spine split top one inch. View more info

Jeff Davis's Own - Cavalry, Comanches, and the Battle for the Texas Frontier

By: Arnold, James R.

Price: $11.69

Publisher: Edison, NJ, Castle Books: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 040704

ISBN: 0785821910

Condition: Near Fine


vi, 378 pp, black papercovered boards w/bronze lettering on the spine, glossy blu-light brown dj w/pictorial front panel. The Comanche reacted to the relocation of eastern Native American tribes and the increasing encroachment of the settlers that threatened the survival of the Great Plains tribes. The government's answer was the Second Cavalry, created by U.S. Secretary of War Jefferson Davis. It was designed to fight a mobile war with innovative tactics, this selec... View more info

Forts of the Upper Missouri

By: Athearn, Robert G.

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, NJ, Prentice-Hall, Inc.: 1967

Seller ID: 023132

Condition: Very Good-


xi, 339 pp, quarterbound w/red cloth covered boards w/black cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering & deco, dj brown-orange w/wht lettering front & spine w/two illustrations on the front. The story of how the military forts & trading posts of the Upper Missouri River contributed to the exploration & development of the American West. dj rubbed along the edges, dj worn at the corners, slight cocking to the book. View more info

A Yankee Flier in the Far East

By: Avery, Al

Price: $14.41

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1942

Seller ID: 016278

Condition: Very Good-


216 pp, green papercovered boards w/black lettering & w/world war 1 plane on the front cover, blu-wht illustrated world war II endpapers. Air combat series for boys. Book #2 in series of nine books of the Yankee Flier series. slight wear to edges, pages yellowing. View more info

A Yankee Flier in the South Pacific

By: Avery, Al

Price: $12.71

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1943

Seller ID: 016279

Condition: Very Good-


208 pp, green papercovered boards w/black lettering & w/world war 1 plane on front cover, blu-wht illustrated world war II endpapers. Air combat series for boys. Mattson 65800-3 format #1 or Mattson 01200-10 format #5. Book #3 in series of nine books of the Yankee Flier series. some wear to edges, wartime paper yellowing. View more info

A Yankee Flier in the South Pacific

By: Avery, Al

Price: $14.41

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1943

Seller ID: 016280

Condition: Very Good


208 pp, green papercovered boards w/black lettering & w/world war 1 plane on front cover, blu-wht illustrated world war II endpapers. Air combat series for boys. Mattson 65800-3, format #1, Mattson 01200-10 format #5. Book #3 in series of nine books of the Yankee Flier series. slight wear to the edges, wartime paper pages yellowing, prev owner wrote on ffep. View more info

A Yankee Flier in Normandy

By: Avery, Al

Price: $38.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1945

Seller ID: 028815

Condition: Very Good


209 pp, green composition boards w/black lettering & w/world war 1 plane on front cover, blu-wht illustrated world war II endpapers, dj wht spine w/black lettering w/color illustrated front & color cameo on the spine w/list of air combat stories on back panel, top edge dark red stain. Air combat series for boys. Book #7 in series of nine books of the Yankee Flier series. Mattson 65800-7 format #1. or book #14 of Mattson 01200-14 format #5. Captain Stan Wilson along w/Mar... View more info

A Military Miscellany : From Bunker Hill to Baghdad - Important, Uncommon, and Sometimes Forgotten Facts, Lists, and Stories from America's Military History

By: Ayres, Thomas

Price: $9.14

Publisher: New York, NY, Bantam Dell: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051354

ISBN: 0553804405

Condition: Near Fine


198 pp, quarterbound w/blue papercovered boards and blue cloth covered spine w/silver lettering on the spine. The book is a collection of fascinating and littlel-know facts, anecdotes, lists, and stories from America's rich military legacy. Forgotten heroes, amazing blunders, surprising trivia, and strange-but-true stories overlooked by historians. View more info

Sgt. Rock: Between Hell and a Hard Place

By: Azarello, Brian

Price: $10.63

Publisher: New York, NY, Dc Comics: 2003

Seller ID: 051175

ISBN: 1401200532

Condition: Near Fine


140 pp, (4), black leatherette boards w/stamped green sergeant stripes on front covered and stamped green lettering on the spine, white-brown dj w/illustrated front & rear panels. The story is set in Hurtgen Forest on the German-Belgian border in 1944. The story of the decimation of Easy Company as they try to advance through the Hurtgen Forest. View more info

Other Losses

By: Bacque, James

Price: $74.80

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Stoddart Publishing Co. Limited: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036089

ISBN: 0773722696

Condition: Near Fine


xxi, 248 pp, blu boards w/gilt lettering, glossy dark blue-light blu dj w/wht-red lettering. An investigation into the mass deaths of German Prisoners at the hands of the French and Americans after World War II. The author attributes the deaths of these German POW's at the hands of the French and the hands of the Americans to General Dwight D. Eisenhower. View more info

The Uniforms & History of the Scottish Regiments 1625 to the present day - volume II

By: Barnes, Major R. Money in collaboration w/Allen, C. Kennedy w/foreword by Ritchie, Gen. Sir Neil Methuen

Price: $15.73

Publisher: London, England, Seeley Service & Co. Ltd.: 1956

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016246

Condition: Very Good


351 pp, red linen boards w/black title block w/gilt lettering. The uniforms & history of the Scottish Regiments Britain - Canada - Australia - New Zealand and South Africa. The object of the book is to describe the history of the Scottish regiments - those raised in Scotland, & those formed by Scotsmen throughout the Commonwealth & Empire. prev owner wrote on the FPD. View more info

The Desert Generals

By: Barnett, Correlli

Price: $20.19

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026206

ISBN: 0253116007

Condition: Very Good


352 pp, wht cloth covered boards w/maroon lettering, dj glossy tan w/wraparound pictorial, illustrated map endpapers. The book provides a complete account of the Desert Campaign of 1940-43. The book provides portraits of five men under the strain of command in battle. Sir Richard O'Connor, Sir Alan Cunningham, Sir Neil Ritchie, Sir Claude Auchinleck and Field Marshal Montgomery. View more info

Texans in Revolt: The Battle for San Antonio, 1835

By: Barr, Alwyn

Price: $12.75

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1991

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 051397

ISBN: 0292781202

Condition: Very Good


x, (6), 94 pp, blu SC wraps w/wht-black lettering w/pictorial front cover. The book covers the battle for Béxar in the fall of 1835. This lengthy siege set the stage for some famous events and for the later revolutionary careers of Sam Houston, James Bowie, and James W. Fannin. slight rubbing to some of the corners and rear bottom front corner creased. View more info

Texans in Revolt: The Battle for San Antonio, 1835

By: Barr, Alwyn

Price: $38.25

Publisher: Austin, TX, University of Texas Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051398

ISBN: 0292770421

Condition: Near Fine


x, (8), 94 pp, blu SC clothcovered boards w/black lettering on the spine, blu dj w/wht-black letteing w/black-and-white pictorial front cover. The book covers the battle for Béxar in the fall of 1835. This lengthy siege set the stage for some famous events and for the later revolutionary careers of Sam Houston, James Bowie, and James W. Fannin. slight rubbing to dj corners. View more info

The Story of "Old Glory" : Series A Number 4

By: Barry, Jno. W.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Anamosa, IA, The National Masonic Research Society: 1916

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 035163

Condition: Very Good


20 pp, brown leather boards w/gilt lettering on the front cover, brown-wht illustrated endpaper pattern, color plate frontispiece. The color plate was arranged to show the progressive steps in the development of the American Flag. Saint George's Cross was the original English Flag, Saint Andrew's Cross was the original flag of SCotland, Saint Patrick's Cross was the original flag of Ireland. The combination of the three cross flags was the Union Jack. The Cambridge ... View more info

My First War : An Army Officer's Journal for May 1940

By: Bartlett, Captain Sir Basil

Price: $19.51

Publisher: London, England, Chatto & Windus: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007323

Condition: Very Good


127 pp, red cloth boards. Book is collection of impressions & notes which author jotted down while on Active Serice w/the B.E.F. in France and Belgium during the memorable month of May 1940. w/slight corner bumping, prev owner wrote on the ffep. View more info

No Gun Ri: A Military History of the Korean War Incident

By: Bateman, Robert w/foreword by Moore, Lt. Gen. Harold

Price: $13.56

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA, Stackpole Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039344

ISBN: 0811717631

Condition: Near Fine


xvii, 302 pp, quarterbound w/blu boards w/light brown spine w/bronze lettering, grey-wht map endpapers, dj blu-brown-grey pictorial front panel w/light green lettering. The author presents a well-researched explanation of the events from the perspective of solider, their commanders, and the tactical situation in the early day sof the Korean War. He debunks several of the Associated Press's key assertions - that hundred of civilians were killed by this unit at the rail... View more info

Rendezvous at the Alamo highlights in the lives of Bowie, Crockett, and Travis

By: Baugh, Virgil E. & Foreword By Nance, Joseph, Photos & Illustrations

Price: $8.08

Publisher: Lincoln, NE, University of Nebraska Press: 1985

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 018481

ISBN: 0803260741

Condition: Very Good


251 pp, black-white-red-brown SC wraps w/color pictorial wraparound, slight corner bump of bottom back corner. Author tells the life stories of Bowie, Travis, & Crockett & evaluates the role that each played at the Alamo. View more info

West Point Moulder of Men

By: Baumer Jr., William H.

Price: $44.63

Publisher: New York, NY, D. Appleton and Company: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027138

Condition: Very Good


xv, 264 pp, blu tweed cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine & stamped gilt deco on the front cover, dj grey w/black lettering on spine & front & with gilt deco on front panel. The book shows the place of West Point in American life. The author covers the training at the Academy, & he pictures the type of men who entered, how they obtained their appointments & what abilities they brought with them. The book shows the scope of the military, academic, athletic... View more info