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Western Front - SS: The Secret Archives

By: Baxter, Ian

Price: $16.96

Publisher: London, England, Amber Books Ltd: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036723

ISBN: 095443563X

Condition: Near Fine


192 pp, glossy orange-black-wht boards & dj w/pictorial front & back w/black spine w/red-wht lettering. The book contains photographs showing exploits of the Waffen-SS on the Western Front in World War II. It covers the action of the Waffen-S divisions in France, the Low Countries, the Balkans, Italy and Germany View more info

Air Service Boys Flying for Victory : or Bombing the Last German Stronghold #5

By: Beach, Charles Amory

Price: $7.86

Publisher: Akron, OH, The Saalfield Publishing Co.: 1920

Seller ID: 049441

Condition: Good+


iv, 218 pp, orange clothcovered boards w/black lettering on the front panel & spine, frontispiece on plain paper. The setting is World War I in northern France. Two air pilots, Tom Raymond and Jack Parmly, are waiting their turn to take off, each has an observer to handle one of the two machine-guns. Their airplanes are equipped with the Liberty engines. In their engagement with the Germans, Tom shoots down a German plane and in turn his plane and observer are sho... View more info

Fort Smith : Little Gibraltar on the Arkansas

By: Bearss, Edwin C. and Gibson, A. M.

Price: $59.50

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Both Authors

Seller ID: 050652

Condition: Very Good


[10], 349 pp, [1], tan clothcovered boards w/black title block on the spine w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by Gibson on the ffep, Inscribed and SIGNED by Bearss on the verso of the half title page, dj tan-white w/black-brown lettering on the front panel & spine. Fort Smith was repeatedly abandoned and reoccupied for fifty years, until it became known as the Belle Point Phoenix, the fort the "refused to die." It was originally built to stop a war between teh Osags ... View more info

The Story of Dwight D. Eisenhower : Signature Books #38

By: Beckhard, Arthur J.

Price: $9.78

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap Inc.: 1956

Seller ID: 049783

Condition: Very Good


vii, 180 pp, brown clothcovered books w/black lettering on spine w/black-orange decorations, orange-black-white illustrated endpapers of events in Eisenhower's life, orange stained top edge, dj glossy blu-white w/color illustrated front panel of Eisenhower, black-white spine w/color illustration. The story of a boy whose sense of fair play and teamwork brought him to the Presidency. small chips at top & bottom of dj spine. View more info

Victory in Normandy

By: Belchem, Major-General David

Price: $10.41

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Clarke Irwin & Co. Ltd.: 1981

Seller ID: 051161

ISBN: 0772012997

Condition: Very Good


192 pp, brown clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, tan-blue glossy dj w/illustrated front page of ships & planes groups for D-Day and command chart for allied forces in Normandy. The author, head of Montgomery's Operations and Planning Staff throughout the Normandy capaigne recounts the story of Operation Overlard from the formulation of Montgomery's plan. View more info

War Medals of the Confederacy

By: Belden, Bauman L., Illustrated by Photos

Price: $38.25

Publisher: New York, NY, The American Numismatic Society: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 026316

Condition: Very Good+


12 pp, tan SC wraps w/black lettering. This is a reprint of one hundred copies of the 1915 edition. View more info

A Quest for Glory: Major General Robert Howe and the American Revolution

By: Bennett, Charles E. and Lennon, Donald R.

Price: $18.66

Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC, The University of North Carolina Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049619

ISBN: 0807819824

Condition: Very Good


205 pp, xiv, brown clothcovered boards w/black lettering on the spine, grey dj w/illustrated front panel w/red-black lettering on the panels. Major General Robert Howe was ranked seventh in seniority among American general officers at the end of the Revolutionary War. He was born into North Carolina planter aristocracy, and with the outbreak of war in 1775, he was appointed colonel of the Second North Carolina regiment. After Howe's forces were defeated by the Brit... View more info

Reminiscing with Pete Beyer

By: Beyer, Pete & edited by Parsons, Pat and Chuck

Price: $7.65

Publisher: Gonzales, TX, Reese's Print Shop: 2007

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Both Authors

Seller ID: 051699

Condition: Near Fine


viii, 67 pp, light blu-wht SC wraps w/black lettering. The memoirs of Ferdinand "Pete" Beyer. He was born near Kingsbury, Texas and enlisted in the US Army after he turned 18. He became a pilot and served in combat duty at the China-Burma-India Theater of Operations. He participated in Hump Flights in Burma and China. View more info

Reminiscing with Pete Beyer

By: Beyer, Pete & edited by Parsons, Pat and Chuck

Price: $7.65

Publisher: Gonzales, TX, Reese's Print Shop: 2007

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Both Authors

Seller ID: 051700

Condition: Near Fine


viii, 67 pp, light blu-wht SC wraps w/black lettering. The memoirs of Ferdinand "Pete" Beyer. He was born near Kingsbury, Texas and enlisted in the US Army after he turned 18. He became a pilot and served in combat duty at the China-Burma-India Theater of Operations. He participated in Hump Flights in Burma and China. View more info

Reminiscing with Pete Beyer

By: Beyer, Pete & edited by Parsons, Pat and Chuck

Price: $7.65

Publisher: Gonzales, TX, Reese's Print Shop: 2007

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Both Authors

Seller ID: 051701

Condition: Near Fine


viii, 67 pp, light blu-wht SC wraps w/black lettering. The memoirs of Ferdinand "Pete" Beyer. He was born near Kingsbury, Texas and enlisted in the US Army after he turned 18. He became a pilot and served in combat duty at the China-Burma-India Theater of Operations. He participated in Hump Flights in Burma and China. View more info

Reminiscing with Pete Beyer

By: Beyer, Pete & edited by Parsons, Pat and Chuck

Price: $7.65

Publisher: Gonzales, TX, Reese's Print Shop: 2007

Edition: Limited

Inscription: Signed by Both Authors

Seller ID: 051702

Condition: Near Fine


viii, 67 pp, light blu-wht SC wraps w/black lettering. The memoirs of Ferdinand "Pete" Beyer. He was born near Kingsbury, Texas and enlisted in the US Army after he turned 18. He became a pilot and served in combat duty at the China-Burma-India Theater of Operations. He participated in Hump Flights in Burma and China. View more info

The Beleaguered City : Richmond 1861-1865

By: Bill, Alfred Hoyt, illustrated

Price: $65.88

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By

Seller ID: 008114

Condition: Very Good


313 pp, xviii, brown clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering, SIGNED, includes invoice f/book f/1946, Material f/book was drawn from diaries of the citizens of Richmond, Southern records, memoirs of the time & f/the writings of foreigners who were friends & collaborators of the citizens of Richmond. From 1861 to 1865 the story of Richmond is the story of a seige. Until near the end communications to the west & south remained open. From the moment that Federal warships took... View more info

Aviation in Texas

By: Bilstein, Roger and Miller, Jay

Price: $27.63

Publisher: Austin, TX, Texas Monthly Press, Inc.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051030

ISBN: 0932012957

Condition: Very Good+


288 pp, blu clothcovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, blu-brown dj w/color illustrated front panel and brown rear panel w/black-and-white photos. The story of the history of aviation in Texas, from Jacob Brodbeck's reported flight in 1865 to the development of the Manned Spacecraft Center in Houston. The book contains more than three hundred photographs and it spotlights the personalities and events that contributed to the heritage of the industry. View more info

Flying Buccaneers : The Illustrated Story of Kenney's Fifth Air Force

By: Birdsall, Steve w/intro by Kenney, General George C.

Price: $46.75

Publisher: Garden City, NY, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034847

ISBN: 0385032188

Condition: Very Good-


viii, 312 pp, quarterbound w/blue boards w/red cloth covered spine, glossy wht dj w/blk lettering w/color illustrated front and black-and-wht pictorial back panel. The story of the Fifth Air Force in the Pacific during World War II. It tells of their battles in New Guinea & the Philippines. The appendix has a listing of the fighter aces of the Fifth Air Force. slight cocking to the book. View more info

SS Hell on the Western Front : The waffen-SS in Europe 1940-1945

By: Bishop, Chris

Price: $11.69

Publisher: St. Paul, MN, MBI Publishing Company: 2003

Seller ID: 036722

ISBN: 0760314020

Condition: Near Fine


182 pp, glossy red-aqua-grey boards & dj w/pictorial front & rear panels, aqua spine w/wht lettering. The book describes the formation and growth of the Waffen-SS from Hitler's bodyguard to a fully-fledged combat arm, and its usage in Western Europe. It has accounts of the Waffen-SS in action in France and the Low Countries in 1940, the Balkans in 1941 and Normandy, Arnhem and the Ardennes in 1944. It features infamous divisions as the Leibstandarte Adolf Hitler, Da... View more info

The Story of Andersonville Prison and American Prisoners of War

By: Bollinger, J. Mark and Landrum, Brenda G.

Price: $12.33

Publisher: Andersonville, GA, Andersonville National Historic Site: 1993

Seller ID: 029221

Condition: Near Fine


48 pp, light brown SC wraps w/black illustrated front & lettering. Booklet is divided into three sections: "Civil War in Georgia" - puts into perspective what was happening in Georgia during the Civil War, "Andersonville Prison" - relates the story of the prison during its existence the last fourteen months of the war and third section "Prisoners of War" - places the tragedy of Andersonville in persepctive with the lesser-known prisoner of war tra... View more info

A Civil War Treasury of Tales, Legends & Folklore

By: Botkin, Benjamin A.

Price: $15.51

Publisher: New York, NY, Promontory Press: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 027782

ISBN: 0883940493

Condition: Near Fine


xx, 625 pp, blu boards w/gilt lettering, dj blu w/wht-red lettering. This volume contains a sampling of Civil War storytelling of all types-personal narratives, anecdotes, hero tales, legends, historical traditions, yarns, tall tales, jests, strange tales, and fables. Contains over 330 stories arranged chronologically & by subject. View more info

MacKenzie's Last Fight With the Cheyenne : a Winter Campaign in Wyoming and Montana

By: Bourke, Captain John G. w/intro by Peters, Joseph P.

Price: $51.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Argonaut Press LTD.: 1966

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 034382

ISBN: 65-27196

Condition: Near Fine


vii, 56 pp, quarterbound w/blu cloth covered boards w/black cloth covered spine w/silver lettering. A facsimile reprint of the two articles which originally appeared in the Journal of the Military Service Institution of the United States. The story of the campaign against the Northern Cheyenne and the wake of destruction brought about by the troops. View more info

MacKenzie's Last Fight With the Cheyenne : a Winter Campaign in Wyoming and Montana

By: Bourke, Captain John G. w/intro by Peters, Joseph P.

Price: $42.08

Publisher: New York, NY, Argonaut Press LTD.: 1966

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 051424

ISBN: 65-27196

Condition: Near Fine


vii, 56 pp, quarterbound w/blu cloth covered boards w/black cloth covered spine w/silver lettering. A facsimile reprint of the two articles which originally appeared in the Journal of the Military Service Institution of the United States. The story of the campaign against the Northern Cheyenne and the wake of destruction brought about by the troops. View more info

Red Randall at Pearl Harbor

By: Bowen, R. Sidney

Price: $28.01

Publisher: New York, NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1944

Seller ID: 019940

Condition: Very Good


216 pp, (2), green cloth covered boards w/black lettering, dj wht-blu-red w/color pictorial front, orange-wht illustrated endpapers. A juvenile story about Pearl Harbor, & Red Randall encounters a secret agent of Japan. Red & his flying pal, Jimmy Joyce foil the planned Japanese invasion. volume #1 in a series of 8 volumes. dj small chips on corners. View more info