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From Prague After Munich: Diplomatic Papers 1938-1940, Kennan, George F.
101 From Prague After Munich: Diplomatic Papers 1938-1940
Kennan, George F.
Princeton Princeton University Press 1968 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 266 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one short closed edge tear. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An eyewitness report of the years 1938-1940 in Prague, describing the initial impact of the Nazi occupation on the various parts of the former Czechoslovakia. 8vo. History. 015366

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The Unfought Battle, Kimche, Jon
102 The Unfought Battle
Kimche, Jon
New York Stein and Day 1968 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 168 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with hint of edge wear and one very short closed edge tear near top spine fold edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A challenging examination of the Allies' failure to take the offensive against Germany in September 1939. 017732

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Admiral Kimmel's Story, Kimmel, Husband E.
103 Admiral Kimmel's Story
Kimmel, Husband E.
Chicago Regnery 1955 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Very clean unfaded navy blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 206 pages + 2 maps at rear of book. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (3.75 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of what really happened at Pearl Harbor told by the man in command. 021802

Price: 175.00 USD
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America's Fighting Planes in Action, Kinert, Reed
104 America's Fighting Planes in Action
Kinert, Reed
New York Macmillan 1944 Later printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Later printing (July, 1944) in original illustrated dust jacket. Large format (approx. 8-1/4" X 11") blue cloth flexible boards with light blue lettering and small airplane on cover, blue lettering on spine. Overall mottling to boards. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean with illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Text and illustrations by Reed Kinert (beautiful full color and black & white images). 144 pages. Dust jacket is clean, not price clipped (1.00 on front inside flap), has some very shallow edge chipping. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Impressive story of U.S. Military aircraft with dramatic portraits of the planes in action. 024310

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Captains Without Eyes: Intelligence Failures in World War II, Kirkpatrick, Lyman B. Jr.
105 Captains Without Eyes: Intelligence Failures in World War II
Kirkpatrick, Lyman B. Jr.
New York MacMillan 1969 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 303 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, mere hint of wear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Book focuses on five key battles of World War II--andthe mistakes on both sides that changed the course of history. 8vo. World War II. 012192

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Embracing Family, Kojima, Nobuo
106 Embracing Family
Kojima, Nobuo
New York Dalkey Archive Press 2005 1564784053 / 9781564784056 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped jacket. As new condition. Translation from the Japanese by Yukiko Tanaka. Very clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 161 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped (21.95 on front inside flap). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Set during the U.S. occupation following World War II, a novel of conflict between Western and Eastern traditions, between a husband and wife, between ideals and reality. 020141

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Night Never Ending, Komorowski, Eugenjusz Andrei (with Joseph L. Gilmore)
107 Night Never Ending
Komorowski, Eugenjusz Andrei (with Joseph L. Gilmore)
Chicago Henry Regnery 1974 0809290286 / 9780809290284 First Unknown Binding Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped dust jacket, SIGNED by author Joseph Gilmore. Clean black boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with very slight browning to front free endpaper from enclosed Wall Street Journal article on book subject (Katyn atrocity). Signed by author on front free endpaper: "Best wishes - Joseph L. Gilmore". 285 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. True story of the only survivor of the liquidation in Russia's Katyn Forest of 15,000 Polish soldier-prisoners - and of his 35-year flight from his would-be executioners. 024172

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The Mask of Warriors - The Siege of Warsaw September 1939, Korwin-Rhodes, Marta
108 The Mask of Warriors - The Siege of Warsaw September 1939
Korwin-Rhodes, Marta
Libra Publishers, Inc. 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
First Edition, SIGNED by the author, in original unclipped jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "To Eleanore K. Clivesman - Sincerely, Marta Korwin-Rhodes." 191 pp. Jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (4.95 on front inside flap), no tears, light rubbing. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An authentic historical document based on a diary in which the entries were made as the action took place as Warsaw withstood the full impact of Hitler's might for four weeks, and how the siege changed the course of World War II. 019693

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109 Black Monastery
Kuncz, Aladar
New York Harcourt Brace & Co. 1934 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with small blind-stamped window on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 409 pgs. Clean dustjacket has slight fading to spine, a few very small chips to edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. World War II. 008750

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The Atomic Bomb - Voices from Hiroshima and Nagasaki (Japan in the Modern World), Kyoko Iriye; Selden, Mark Selden
110 The Atomic Bomb - Voices from Hiroshima and Nagasaki (Japan in the Modern World)
Kyoko Iriye; Selden, Mark Selden
M.E. Sharpe 1997 0873325567 / 9780873325561 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page) in clean unchipped dust jacket. Very clean white cloth boards with crisp black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small neatly ink-stamped previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Foreword by Robert Jay Lifton. Illustrated with photographs. 257 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, unclipped; slight fading to background on spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025892

Price: 75.00 USD
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Commandos and Rangers of World War II, Ladd, James
111 Commandos and Rangers of World War II
Ladd, James
New York St. Martin's Press 1978 0-312-15167-5 / 9780312151676 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean endpapers. 287 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has very small shallow corner chip at lower right front corner tip. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Here is the exciting story of the Commandos and Rangers--whose bravery and daring throughout the most difficult engagements of World War II made them legends in their own time. 8vo. World War II. 012241

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Thirty Seconds over Tokyo, Lawson, Captain Ted W. (Bob Considine, Editor)
112 Thirty Seconds over Tokyo
Lawson, Captain Ted W. (Bob Considine, Editor)
New York Landmark Books (Random House) 1953 First Hardcover Very Good+ Fair Jacket 
Second printing in dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with brown and burgundy decoration and lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean with clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. Illustrated with 2-page map of Japan and the coast of China, frontispiece photograph of Captain Ted W. Lawson. Many more photographs and maps. 186 pages with index. Bright illustrated dust jacket is quite clean, has chips at top and bottom spine edges, short closed edge tears, missing front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. One of the pilots who participated in the Doolittle raid tells the whole story of the bombing of Japan and the days of adventure in China that followed. 027471

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The Atom Station, Laxness, Halldor
113 The Atom Station
Laxness, Halldor
London Methuen & Co. Ltd. 1961 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First U.K. Edition ("First Published in Great Britain 1961") in clean original dust jacket. Translated from Icelandic language by Magnus Magnusson. Author won the Nobel Prize for literature. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with silver lettering, small red decoration on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 202 pages. Clean jacket (jacket design by Charles Mozley) has small price clip on front inside flap, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel by the winner of the 1955 Noel Prize for Literature set during the British occupation of Iceland during WWII. This is the first edition of the first English translation. 024148

Price: 150.00 USD
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Augustus Helps the Navy, Le Grand
114 Augustus Helps the Navy
Le Grand
Indianapolis / New York Bobbs Merrill Company 1942 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition in fine condition in nearly fine unclipped original jacket. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with orange lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated. 128 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, has one 1/4" closed edge tear, very slight age toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Augustus, the irrepressible, is out to win World War II by searching for U-Boats along the the dark coves of the Maine coast with his friend Tom. 025061

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Code Name Nimrod, Leasor, James
115 Code Name Nimrod
Leasor, James
Boston Houghton Mifflin Co 1981 0395302285 / 9780395302286 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped dustjacket. Clean, unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 264 pages with Bibliography. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (10.95 on front inside flap), one very tiny shallow chip at base of rear panel (size of grain of rice). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. True story of the spy who ensured the success of the Normandy Invasion. 021855

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The Gordon Bennett Story - From Gallipoli to Singapore, Legg, Frank
116 The Gordon Bennett Story - From Gallipoli to Singapore
Legg, Frank
Sydney, Australia Angus and Robertson 1965 First Hardcover Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean green endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 309 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped, has a few small nicks and rubs, no edge chipping. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Biography of a great Australian patriot whose career spanned World War I and World War II. 027300

Price: 15.00 USD
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117 American Surgeon Abroad
Leonardo, Richard A., M.D., Ch.M. F.I.C.S.
New York Froben Press 1943 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean blue boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No fraying, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, no names, writing or marks. 235 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. 8 vo.. Biography. 010442

Price: 12.00 USD
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I Was A Nazi Flier - A German Pilot's Actual Diary, Leske, Gottfried
118 I Was A Nazi Flier - A German Pilot's Actual Diary
Leske, Gottfried
New York Dell 1941 First Paperback Very Good 
Dell paperback (A Dell War Book) with great cover art by Gerald Gregg. Clean, with slight creasing to cover. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Slight wear at spine corners. Clean blue endpapers. Edited and Translated by Curt Riess. 237 pages. True story of Gottfried Leske, Flight Sergeant in the Luftwaffe. 023800

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The Railway Man: A Pow's Searing Account of War, Brutality and Forgiveness, Lomax, Eric
119 The Railway Man: A Pow's Searing Account of War, Brutality and Forgiveness
Lomax, Eric
New York W W Norton & Co Inc 1995 0393039102 / 9780393039108 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First American Edition, First Printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. As new condition. Blue boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 278 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, unclipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Story of a Scotsman who was taken prisoner after the fall of Singapore during World War II and was put to work on the infamous Burma-Siam railway, which cost the lives of 250,000 men. There he helped to build an illicit radio, so that the prisoners could follow the news of the war. He was caught and tortured. "This unforgettable book describes a life saved from final bitterness by an extraordinary will to remember and forgive." 024629

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Day of Infamy, Lord, Walter
120 Day of Infamy
Lord, Walter
New York Henry Holt 1957 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with dark blue cloth spine, silver and gold lettering on spine. Tiny bit of fading to top and bottom spine edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Clean decorated endpapers; previous owner name on half-title page. Illustrated with photographs. 243 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (3.95 on front inside flap), 1/4" chipping at top spine edge, slight wear to bottom spine edge. Photo of author at his desk on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In piecing together this saga of Pearl Harbor, Mr. Lord traveled over 14,000 miles, talked and corresponded with 577 of the people who were there, obtained exclusie interviews with members of the Japanese attacking force. 026322

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