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AuttieCat Supporting Member of TMP28 Jul 2020 2:05 p.m. PST

For Sale,
More military related history books from my collection. Unless noted, titles are hard-cover editions.
Listed prices do not include shipping costs, which are additional.
If possible, contact me directly at: LTsite@aol.com

* 'Fire & Water/A Life of Peter the Great', A. De Jonge. Coward, McCann & Geogbegan/1980/First American Edition. (279) printed pages. Condition: Near-excellent, with fully intact d.j. Price $7.50 USD

* 'The Princes in the Tower', A. Weir. Ballantine Books/1992. (287) numbered pages. Condition: Excellent, with fully intact d.j. Price $4.50 USD

* 'Great Shipwrecks and Castaways/Authentic Accounts of Disasters at Sea', edited by C. Neider. Dorset Press/1990. (238) numbered pages. Condition: Excellent, with fully intact d.j. Price $3.50 USD

*'Mosby's Rangers', J. Williamson. Time-Life/1982 Reprint. (511) numbered pages. Condition: Near-excellent. Not issued with d.j. Price $9.50 USD

* 'The History of American Sailing Ships', H. Chapelle. Bonanza Books. (400) numbered pages. (200+) illustrations. Condition: Very-good+. Books is Near-excellent. D.J. has several wear issues. Price $7.50 USD

* 'The Bloody Bozeman/The Perilous Trail to Montana's Gold', D. Johnson. McGraw-Hill/1971/First Edition. (366) numbered pages. Condition: Excellent, with fully intact d.j. Price $15.50 USD

* 'The Franco-Prussian War/The German Invasion of France, 1870-1881', M. Howard. Macmillan/1961/First U.S. Edition. (512) numbered pages, plus map. Condition: Excellent, with fully-intact d.j. Price $48.50 USD

* 'The Boer War', T. Pakenham. Random House/1972. (718) numbered pages. Condition: Good, with d.j. Ex-library copy. Price $5.50 USD

* 'Mr. Polk's War/The Conflict No One Wanted', B. Young and J. Young. Hawthorn/1968/First Edition. (176) numbered pages. Condition: Good. No d.j. Corner of 1st two inside (non-numbered) pages clipped in upper corner. Price $6.50 USD

* 'The Locomotives that BALDWIN Built', F. Westing. Bonanza/1966. (192) printed pages. Condition: Excellent, with fully intact d.j. Price $8.50 USD

*'The Encyclopedia of Military History/From 3500 C.C. to the Present' revised edition, R. Dupuy and T. Dupuy. (1464) numbered pages. Harper & Row/1977. Condition: Excellent, with fully intact d.j. Price $16.50 USD

*'The German-Americans', L. Rippley. (271) numbered pages. Twayne/1976. Condition: Good+. No d.j.? Ex-library copy, with appropriate markings. Price $3.50 USD

*'The Bluejackets' Manual, 1943', U.S. Naval Institute/1943/Eleventh Edition. (1145) numbered pages. Condition: Good. Price $6.50 USD

*'Main Fleet to Singapore', R. Grenfell. Macmillian/1951/First Printing. (238) numbered pages. Condition: Very-good. No d.j. Ex-library copy. Price $3.50 USD

*'Military Strategy/Soviet Doctrine and Concepts', edited M. Sokolovsky. Praeger/1963. (396) numbered pages. Condition: Good, with d.j. Ex-library copy, with normal markings. Price $3.50 USD

*'Children of the Blitz/Memories of Wartime Childhood', R. Westall. (237) numbered pages. Viking/1985. Condition: Good, with d.j. Ex-library copy, with those normal markings. Price $2.50 USD

*'A Military History of the Western World/Selected Chapters from Volume III', J. Fuller Soft-cover. Ginn/reprint? (321) numbered pages. Condition: Good. Price $3.50 USD

*'The Battle is the Pay-off', R. Ingersoll. Harcourt, Brace/1943. (217) numbered pages. Condition: Very-good. No d.j. Price $3.50 USD

*'Billy Mitchell/Founder of Our Air Force and Prophet Without Honor', E. Gauvreau and L. Cohen. E.P. Dutton/1942/Second Printing. (318) numbered pages. Condition: Very-good. No d.j. Price $3.50 USD

** Various volumes from:'The literary Digest/History of the World War', F. Halsey. Funk & Wagnalls/1919. Condition of each: Fair+ to Good+. All are intact, most, have wear issues, but are readable copies. No d.j., if issued with them?? Price is $5.50 USD per book. There were ten volumes total in this set of books.
* Volume One: Outbreak and Causes: Western Front June-October 1914.
* 'Volume Two: Western Front, August 1914/July 1915.
* 'Volume Three: Western Front, July 1915/May 1917.
* 'Volume Four: United States Enters the War, Western Front December 1916/March 1918.
* 'Volume Six: Western Front, Armistice and German Revolution, September 1918/January 1919.
* 'Volume Ten: Naval Battles, Persoal Sketches, Peace Treaty and Chronology Index.

* 'The American Heritage Book of the Revolution'. American Heritage/1958. (384) numbered pages. Over-sized book. Conditions: Fair, with d.j. Book and d.j. have numerous issues. Reading copy only. Price $2.50 USD

* 'The Day Lincoln Was Shot', J. Bishop. Harper/1955.(308) numbered pages. Condition: Fair. No d.j. Price $2.50 USD

*'Operation Sea Lion/The Projected Invasion of England in 1940-An Account of the German Preparations and the British Couontermeasures', P. Fleming. Simon and Schuster/1957. (323) numbered pages. Condition: Very-good, with d.j. Price $5.50 USD

* 'The Pacific: Then and Now/A Revisiting of the Great Pacific Battlefields of World War II', B. Bahrenburg. G.P. Putnam's Sons/1971. (318) numbered pages. Condition: Fair+, with d.j. Ex-library copy, with usual markings. Price $3.50 USD

* 'Rags of Glory', S. Cloete. "A Major Novel About the Boer War". Doubleday1963/Book Club Edition. (628) numbered pages. Conditon: Good, with d.j. Price $3.50 USD

* 'The Two-Ocean War/A Short History of the United States Navy in the Second World War', S. Morison. Little, Brown and Co./Book Club Edition/1963. (611) numbered pages. Conditon: Fair+, with d.j. Price $3.50 USD

* 'At Dawn We Slept/The Untold Story of Pearl Harbor', G. Prange. McGraw-Hill/1981. (873) numbered pages. Condition: Ver-good, with d.j. Price $5.50 USD

Thanks for looking!
Tom Semian
Irvine, PA. 16329

William Warner28 Jul 2020 4:34 p.m. PST

You seem to be a man of good taste. I also ordered 'Rags of Glory' and 'The Two-Ocean War' from a book club in 1963, my junior year in high school. Loved them both; still have the Morison book.

AuttieCat Supporting Member of TMP28 Jul 2020 8:16 p.m. PST

William,

Thank you for your comments.

Sincerely,
Tom Semian

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