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101 Where The Rivers Ran Backward
Merritt, William E.
Athens/London University of Georgia Press 1989 0-8203-1107-3 / 9780820311074 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Front free endpaper has ink-stamp of book store (Strands). 291 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, with mere hint of edgewear, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Vietnam War. 011019

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102 Submarine: The Ultimate Naval Weapon - Its Past, Present & Future
Middleton, Drew
Playboy Press 1976 0-87223-472-X / 9780872234727 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean gray boards with blue cloth spine, silver and red lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 256 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has small chips spine edges, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 9-1/4 x 8". Military. 009622

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The Naval Air War, 1939-1945, Miller, Nathan
103 The Naval Air War, 1939-1945
Miller, Nathan
Nautical & Aviation Pub. Co. Of America 1980 0933852118 / 9780933852112 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unchipped dust jacket. Very clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Liberally illustrated with black and white photographs. 224 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, one short closed tear at top of spine edge, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025310

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Gallipoli, Moorehead, Alan
104 Gallipoli
Moorehead, Alan
New York Harper & Brothers 1956 Early printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Early printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Clean rust-orange marbled boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. Small previous owner name and date on half-title page. Illustrated with black and white plates. 384 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The whole story of the most controversial military campaign of World War II - an epic of human gallantry and folly. 024961

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P.O.W., Morgan, Guy
105 P.O.W.
Morgan, Guy
New York Whittlesey House 1945 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Lt. John Worsley, Illustrator 
First Edition, in clean orginal unclipped jacket. Clean red cloth boards with stamped silver lettering and barbed wire decoration on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Lt. John Worsley, Official Navy War Artist. 226 pages. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap); has hint of edge wear and a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Captured by the Germans in November 1943, Morgan's imprisonment took him into six enemy camps and four German hospitals, from Jugo-Slavia to Northern Italy, to Silesia, Sudetenland, and Hanover in the Reich. This is the story of his brilliant triumph over monotony and despair--the triumph of a keen, analytical mind and a fine literary talent. The book is illustrated by the drawings of a fellow prisoner. Scarce book. 022023

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The Proving Ground, Morriss, Mack
106 The Proving Ground
Morriss, Mack
New York Duell, Sloan & Pearce 1951 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition. Clean red cloth boards with black title box, gold lettering on spine. Slight wear to corner tips, very light wear to spine edges (no fraying), slight surface rubbing above title box at top of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with black top-stained page edges. Clean endpapers, with neatly penned previous owner name on inside corner of rear fixed endpaper. "I" on copyright page. 373 pgs. Clean illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few very tiny shallow edge chips, very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An American boy, a child of the Propoganda Age, enters the Armed Forces of the United States in 1940 and discovers the difference between ballyhoo and the facts. 8vo. Fiction. 015849

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The Long Reconnaissance, Murphy, John
107 The Long Reconnaissance
Murphy, John
Garden City Doubleday 1970 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page in unchipped original jacket. Clean olive green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean. Clean olive green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 350 pp. Dustjacket is corner clipped at front inside flap (price of 5.95 still present), no chips or tears, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A Major on detached duty with a taste for other people's lives and wives which takes him from the Georgetown social whirl to a hostile beach in Cuba. 020023

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Lee Vs. McClellan: The First Campaign, Newell, Clayton R
108 Lee Vs. McClellan: The First Campaign
Newell, Clayton R
Washington DC Regnery Pub 1996 0895264528 / 9780895264527 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unclipped jacket. Clean brown boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 325 pp. with index. Illustrated with maps and black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019122

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Life and Times of the Duke of Wellington - Embracing the Whole Military Career of this Illustrious Warrior; his services in India, the Peninsular War, and a full and complete account of the memorable Battle of Waterloo, Not indicated
109 Life and Times of the Duke of Wellington - Embracing the Whole Military Career of this Illustrious Warrior; his services in India, the Peninsular War, and a full and complete account of the memorable Battle of Waterloo
Not indicated
Philadelphia W. A. Leary & Co. 1850 First Hardcover Very Good 
Clean book with original solid binding. Brown cloth boards with blind-stamped decoration on front and rear cover, gold lettering and decoration on spine. Some fraying at top spine edge. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name neatly penned on front free endpaper. Frontispiece portrait of Wellington with tissue guard. Black and white illustrations throughout. 252 pages + publisher's advertising at rear of book. 027925

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Korean Adventure (The Bishop of Pittsburgh), Pardue, Austin
110 Korean Adventure (The Bishop of Pittsburgh)
Pardue, Austin
New York Morehouse-Gorham Co. 1953 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original clean dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with nineteen wonderful black and white photographs. 212 pages. Dust jacket is clean, has closed tears at base of spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In 1952 Bishop Pardue was preaching at St. Paul's cathedral in London and while there he met Major General John P. McConnell, commanding general of the U.S. Air Force in Britain. He invited the bishop to go on a tour of the American air bases throughout England to talk to the men. This he did and was so greatly impressed with the spirit he found and with what he saw that on returning to America he went to the Pentagon and there had lunch with General Twining and General Cabell and gave them a report of his experience. He offered his services for any further preaching tours. He was invited to go to Korea for a mission at frontline combat air bases. The actual trip was made in January and February of 1953. This book is the result of a series of bulletins which Bishop Pardue sent home. 025798

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The Inexcusable Lie, Peat, Harold R.
111 The Inexcusable Lie
Peat, Harold R.
New York/Newark Barse & Hopkins 1923 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Clean unfaded dark blue ribbed cloth boards with stamped gilt lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Inscribed and SIGNED by author on front free endpaper: "To my good friends Mr. and Mrs. L. Ray Collins in appreciation - Sincereyly by the Author, Harold R. Peat - 1925". Very tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. No other marks. 186 pgs. An indictment of war by one who experienced World War I. 8vo. War. 016212

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The Hundred Days, Pemberton, Max
112 The Hundred Days
Pemberton, Max
New York D. Appleton 1906 First Hardcover Good 
Second printing of the first edition. Decorated American trade binding. Dark blue cloth boards with decoration of mounted military officer against a blue and yellow sky. This book has some wear to corners and edges. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with nice black and white pen and ink drawings. A good reading copy. An exciting tale of Napoleon's army. 027073

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Eisenhower, Perret, Geoffrey
113 Eisenhower
Perret, Geoffrey
New York Random House 1999 0375500464 / 9780375500466 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Beautiful first edition in dust jacket. Very clean gray boards with pale gray spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white plates. 685 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In-depth biography of Dwight D. Eisenhower offers fresh perspectives, not only on World War II and the Korean War but also on the Cold War, the civil rights movement, McCarthyism, the U-w crisis and Vietnam. 027951

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Live from the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad--35 Years in the World's War Zones, Peter Arnett
114 Live from the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad--35 Years in the World's War Zones
Peter Arnett
New York Simon & Schuster 1994 0671755862 / 9780671755867 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Trade Edition, first printing (with full number line) in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean blue boards with blue cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white glossy photographs. 463 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears; enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Collectible quality. 024930

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All-Out Arlene: A Story of the Girls Behind the Boys Behind the Guns, Phillips, H. I.
115 All-Out Arlene: A Story of the Girls Behind the Boys Behind the Guns
Phillips, H. I.
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1943 First Hard Cover Very Good Good+ Jacket Herbert Roese, Illustrator 
Clean brown cloth boards with illustration on cover, small illustration and brown lettering on spine. Hint of light surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. 202 pgs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, very light soiling, shallow edge chipping, long closed tear along front flap fold. "Buy War Bonds" on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of a woman from her application and induction (she joins the WAAC) to her actual service in North Africa. The result is that the reader, while being well entertained throughout, probably learns more about the women's volunteer services of the era than by plodding through an official guidebook. 8vo. World War II. 013487

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116 The Royal Air Force: A Concise History
Pollard, Captain A. O.
London Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Very slight wear at spine edges. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Small neatly penned previous owner name on front free endpaper. Illustrated with photo plates of some of the great airplanes of history. 276 pgs. with index. 8vo. Aviation. 010422

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117 The Submarine Since 1919
Preston, Antony and John Batchelor
BPC Publishing Ltd./Marshall Cavendish Ltd. 1974 Soft Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean softcover book with color illustrated covers. No creasing, curling or chipping. 64 pgs. illustrated with color and black & white photographs, diagrams. Pages are clean and bright. 8-1/2 x 10". War/Military. 008192

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118 Three Men in New Suits
Priestley, J. B.
New York/London Harper & Brothers 1945 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Minus Jacket 
Clean orange cloth boards with gold title box on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner inscription and date on front free endpaper (1946). No other marks. Stated "First Edition" on copyright page. 217 pgs. Clean dustjacket is price clipped, has fading to spine, small edge chips and one small chip at spine center. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The fearless, searching story of three soldiers' return from World War II; their first days at home, what they thought about, what they saw and heard and of the disappointments they suffered. 8vo. Fiction. 015780

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Brave Men, Pyle, Ernie
119 Brave Men
Pyle, Ernie
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1944 Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean brown cloth boards with darker brown lettering on spine. No fraying or wear, slight bumping to corners. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. Original book-of-the-month club pamphlet tipped in on front free endpaper. 474 pgs. Clean bright dustajcket has very shallow chipping at spine edges, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. World War II. 012295

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Over There with the Engineeers at Cambrai, Ralphson, Captain
120 Over There with the Engineeers at Cambrai
Ralphson, Captain
Chicago M. A. Donohue 1920 First Hardcover Good no dust jacket 
Clean decorated binding has one small spot of fraying at top board edge. Brown cloth boards with red and black decoration (sinking military ship) and red lettering on cover, red and black lettering on spine. Binding is tight and square, pages are clean; previous owner name and date (1923) neatly penned on front free endpaper. Frontispiece illustration "The Subterranean Passage". 250 pages 026804

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