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61 Charles. Whiting Battle of the Ruhr Pocket. Ballantine Illustrated History of World War II.
Ballantine, 1971. First edition: February 1971, 3rd p B004LCPDM8 
Paper Back Used - Very Good Lavisly illustrated with photograph in black and white. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. First Edition, 3rd. printing. Normal shelfwear to cover. In the cities of the Ruhr great piles of rubble blodked the streets; twisted lamp standards stood silhouetted grotesquely against a sky still heavy with smoke. Despite the brave spring sunshine, the Ruhr presented a picrure of complete, utter collapse unknown anywhere in Western Europe, It was all over. The 'workshop of Germany' lay in ruins. 0.00 
Price: 7.00 USD
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62 Charles. Whiting Patton. Ballantine Illustrated History of World War II. War Leader No. 1.
Ballantine, 1970. January 1970 B00GR68Z8K 
Paper Back Used - Very Good Lavisly illustrated with photographs in black and white. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. First Edition, First printing. Very minimal normal shelfwear to cover. Residual mark of old scotch tape. In a cloud of thick dust, the conboy came to a halt. the tall immaculate general waited till the driver opened the door then descended slowly. his highly polished riding boots sinking into the Tunisian dust. For a long interval he eyed the scene around him. The with an imperious slap of his riding switch against the calf of his boot he general stalked towards the headquarters of the US II Corps.'Old Blood an'Gots' had arrived to take command. 0.00 
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63 CLEVELAND AMORY AND FREDERIC BRADLEE , DAVID NIVEN The Old West: The Texans
Time-Life Books January 1975 B000LEHYDG 
Hardcover Used - Very Good Very collectable condition. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. Padded, tooled, chocolate leatherette bindings are gilt and black stamped with oval pictorial laid in. Filled with illustrations color and black and white. An oversize hard cover volume. 0.00 
Price: 25.00 USD
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64 CLEVELAND AMORY AND FREDERIC BRADLEE , PAUL O'NEIL The Old West: The Rivermen
Time-life Books January 1977 B000OFS2E2 
Hardcover Used - Very Good Very collectable condition. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. Padded, tooled, chocolate leatherette bindings are gilt and black stamped with oval pictorial laid in. Filled with illustrations color and black and white. An oversize hard cover volume. 0.00 
Price: 15.00 USD
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65 CLEVELAND AMORY AND FREDERIC BRADLEE , WILLIAM H. FORBIS The Old West: The Cowboys
Time-Life Books January 1974 B000O1BFGI 
Hardcover Used - Very Good Very collectable condition. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. Padded, tooled, chocolate leatherette bindings are gilt and black stamped with oval pictorial laid in. Filled with illustrations color and black and white. An oversize hard cover volume. 0.00 
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66 CLEVELAND AMORY AND FREDERIC BRADLEE , WILLIAM WEBER JOHNSON The Old West: The Forty-niners
Time-life Books January 1975 B001K78APO 
Hardcover Used - Very Good Very collectable condition. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. Padded, tooled, chocolate leatherette bindings are gilt and black stamped with oval pictorial laid in. Filled with illustrations color and black and white. An oversize hard cover volume. 0.00 
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Rebels, Pretenders, & Impostors, CLIVE CHEESMAN, JONATHAN WILLIAMS
67 CLIVE CHEESMAN, JONATHAN WILLIAMS Rebels, Pretenders, & Impostors
St. Martin's Press December 2000 0312238665 / 9780312238667 First Edition 
Hardcover Collectible - Like New As New Very collectable condition. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Now protected with Durafold unattached to jacket. Near fine book/Near Fine Dust Jacket. BEAUTIFUL copy. A study of would-be sovereigns and royal impostors from ancient to modern times and ranging from the Orient to the New World. 11 colour and 120 b/w photos, plates and facsimiles, including one frontis. 1.58 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Art of War: Eyewitness U.S. Combat Art from the Revolution Through the 20th Century, Col. H. Avery Chenoweth  USMC (Ret), Avery Chenoweth, USMC , Col. H. Chenoweth
68 Col. H. Avery Chenoweth USMC (Ret), Avery Chenoweth, USMC , Col. H. Chenoweth Art of War: Eyewitness U.S. Combat Art from the Revolution Through the 20th Century
Barnes & Noble October 2002 1586633112 / 9781586633110 First Edition 
Hardcover Used - Very Good Fine Very collectable condition/Gift Condition. Oversized book, extra charges may apply. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. First Edition, First printing. Now protected with Durafold unattached to jacket. Near fine book/Near Fine Dust Jacket. BEAUTIFUL copy. Satisfaction guarantee. Very collectable condition. Folio - over 12' - 15' tall. 'Eyewitness U.S. combat art from the Revolution through the Twentieth Century' 384pp, index, over 300 color and B & W illustrations by civilian and military artists from all branches of the service. Combat art from the revolution through the 20th century - includes chalk, sketches, watercolors, oils, arylics, Bill Mauldin's drawings. 6.5 lb. A U.S. Marine and an artist, the author has painted combat scenes of the Korean, Vietnam, and Gulf Wars, and here surveys the history of American war art. Chenoweth's criterion for reproducing a work is that the artist must have witnessed the depicted scene, a standard that excludes imagined images. These paintings and watercolors, hundreds of which appear in color, are, therefore, gritty, realistic, and disturbing. 96.20 
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69 Constantine FitzGibbon London's burning (Ballantine's illustrated history of World War II. Battle book, no. 17)
Ballantine Books January 1970 0345020820 / 9780345020826 
Paper Back Used - Very Good Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾' - 9¾' tall. Very collectable condition. Lavisly illustrated with photograph in black and white. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Very, very minimal normal shelfwear to cover. I could see St Paul's standing there, and the fire all around, and I just said: Please God, don't let it go! And when the boys were coming back, the firemen said: 'It's bad, but, oh, the old church stood it' Lovely, that was. 0.00 
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70 Courtlandt Dixon Barnes Bryan The National Geographic Society: 100 Years of Adventure and Discovery
Abrams January 1987 0810913763 / 9780810913769 
Hardcover Used - Very Good Fine FOR THE HISTORY PEOPLE. Very collectable condition. Oversized book, extra charges may apply. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Now protected with Durafold unattached to jacket. Near fine book/Near Fine Dust Jacket. BEAUTIFUL copy. Satisfaction guarantee. This is truly a beautiful book with lavish pictures and incisive articles. 'Writing this book could not have been anything but fun. To have the opportunity to explore nearlly one hundred years of the National Geographic Society's history is like becoming a child again--a child who, confined indoors on a languorous, rainy, endless summer afternoon, discovers in the attic of a rented beach cottage the elaborate illustrated family albums of a somewhat eccentric, always fascinating, and truly remarkable clan.With annual receipts in excess of $350 million, with nearly eleven million members in 170 out of the 174 nations that now exist, the National Geographic Society is the largest non-profit scientific and educational membership institution in the world.Within the pages of this centennial volume that celebrates the National Geographic's insatiable curiosity with the world around it, it is my hope that readers may gain some insight into what makes the Society tick.'(Editor Wilber E. Garret.) Yellor covers w/yellor D.J. 5.25 
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71 Courtlandt Dixon Barnes Bryan The National Geographic Society: 100 Years of Adventure and Discovery
Abrams January 1987 0810913763 / 9780810913769 
Hardcover Used - Very Good A PERFECT GIFT FOR A HISTORY BUFF.Very collectable condition. Oversized book, extra charges may apply Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. This is truly a beautiful book with lavish pictures and incisive articles. 'Writing this book could not have been anything but fun. To have the opportunity to explore nearlly one hundred years of the National Geographic Society's history is like becoming a child again--a child who, confined indoors on a languorous, rainy, endless summer afternoon, discovers in the attic of a rented beach cottage the elaborate illustrated family albums of a somewhat eccentric, always fascinating, and truly remarkable clan.With annual receipts in excess of $350 million, with nearly eleven million members in 170 out of the 174 nations that now exist, the National Geographic Society is the largest non-profit scientific and educational membership institution in the world.Within the pages of this centennial volume that celebrates the National Geographic's insatiable curiosity with the world around it, it is my hope that readers may gain some insight into whaty makes the Society tick.'From the Introduction. Superior bound version, publisher's imitation padded leather in brown color, front cover gilt panelled, all edges gilt.GIFT condition. 5.25 
Price: 40.00 USD
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72 David Armine Howarth The dreadnoughts (The Seafarers)
Time-Life Books January 1979 0809427133 / 9780809427130 First Edition 
Hardcover Used - Very Good No Jacket Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. First printing. Padded, tooled, black leatherette bindings are gilt stamped and with a square pictured laid in includes index, maps, b/w and color illus, map endpapers.. This book will weigh more than 1kg (1,000g) and therefore exceed the quoted shipping rate to oversea. Contents: A Teutonic challenge to Britannia's rule; The fabulous fleet that Jacky built; The long wait for Armageddon; A fierce skirmish of scouts at Jutland; A duel of dreadnoughts: 50 minutes of fury; Dishonor and suicide for the Kaiser's Navy. 2.60 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Knights Cross : A Life of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, DAVID FRASER
73 DAVID FRASER Knights Cross : A Life of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel
Harpercollins January 1995 0060925973 / 9780060925970 First Edition 
Paper Back Used - Very Good Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. First Edition, Normal shelfwear to cover. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. An in-depth biography of Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, written with the cooperation of Rommel's son, by a renowned military analyst and historian. Fraser examines Rommel's military career in both WWI and WWII, and explores Rommel's possible involvement in the plot against Hitler that lead to Rommel's forced suicide. 16-page photo insert; 10 maps. 624 pages. Stamped Retail and Store ID on inside front cover. 1.55 
Price: 25.00 USD
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74 David Jablonski The true and bloody saga of The Desert Warriors: The Battle for North Africa 1940-1943
Lancer Books January 1972 B001AKP8TW 
Paper Back Collectible - Very Good Cover has very, very small tear. Lavisly illustrated with photographs in black and white. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight.VG/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. Very minimal normal shelfwear to cover. An account of the unique struggle for control of North Africa - unique in that it was a professionals war, a war with few civilians. ; 8vo 8' - 9' 0.00 
Price: 7.00 USD
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75 DAVID MASON Raid on St. Nazaire (Ballantine's illustrated history of World War II. Battle book, no. 14)
Ballantine Books July 1970 0345019644 / 9780345019646 First Edition 
Hardcover Used - Very Good No Jacket Lavisly illustrated with maps and photograph in black and white. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. First Edition, First printing. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. The wartime operation that was not only a brilliant success, but had a most important effect on French spirits. As their Prime Minister told surviving raiders five years later, 'You were the first to give us hope.' 0.00 
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76 DAVID MASON Salerno Foothold In Europe, Ballantine's Illustrated History of the violent Century. Volume 24
Ballantine Books March 1972 0345025105 / 9780345025104 
Paper Back Used - Very Good Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. First printing. The Allies invade Salerno. Profusely illustrated exciting vintage photos. Filled with illustrations in black and white. We also have many more books on this series History of World War II weapons, war leaders, campaigns, etc. 0.00 
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Salerno Foothold In Europe, Ballantine's Illustrated History of the violent Century.   Volume 24, DAVID MASON
77 DAVID MASON Salerno Foothold In Europe, Ballantine's Illustrated History of the violent Century. Volume 24
Ballantine Books March 1972 0345025105 / 9780345025104 First Edition 
Paper Back Used - Very Good No Jacket Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Ballantine Books, 1972. Paper Back. Book Condition: Fine (F). Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. First printing. The Allies invade Salerno. Profusely illustrated exciting vintage photos. Filled with illustrations in black and white.. 0.00 
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78 DAVID MASON Salerno Foothold In Europe, Ballantine's Illustrated History of the violent Century. Volume 24
Ballantine Books March 1972 0345025105 / 9780345025104 
Paper Back Used - Very Good Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, Paperback. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾' - 9¾' tall. Very collectable condition. Lavisly illustrated with photograph in black and white. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Very minimal normal shelfwear to cover. There was simply nobody in the streets as Clark and Ridway drove into Naples, but they were soon conscious of the eyes that peeped from behind the shutters. 0.00 
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79 David Mason U-Boat the Secret Menace- #1
Ballantine Books May 1968 B000MGGW36 
Hardcover Used - Very Good Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, Paperback. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾' - 9¾' tall. Very collectable condition. Lavisly illustrated with photograph in black and white. Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Very minimal normal shelfwear to cover. The struggle for the sealanes mounted to a climax in March 1943 when the U-Boats pounced on two transatlantic convoys bound for Britain... 0.00 
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80 DAVID NEVIN The Old West: The Expressmen
Time Life UK May 1975 0809414848 / 9780809414840 
Novelty Used - Very Good Appears unread, crisp, clean, bright and tight. Fine/no jacket as issue GREAT CONDITION, BEAUTIFUL COPY. Very collectable condition. Padded, tooled, chocolate leatherette bindings are gilt and black stamped with oval pictorial laid in. Filled with illustrations color and black and white. An oversize hard cover volume. 1.20 
Price: 15.00 USD
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