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Hampshire and D-Day

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Devon, England, Southgate Publishers: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23305360

ISBN: 1857410475

Condition: Very Good


1857410475 190 pages including list of abbreviations, index, and list of suggested further reading. Traces of wear and soiling to covers. Oblong, 7.75" x 8.125". Commemorates the central role played by the county of Hampshire as 'springboard' for the liberation of Europe on D-Day, 6th June 1944. History with a human face, illustrated by nearly 140 archive photographs which provide a fascinating glimpse into one of the most critical moments in twentieth-centur... View more info

The Rcn in Transition, 1910-1985

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Univ of British Columbia Pr: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16102227

ISBN: 0774803126

Condition: Very Good


0774803126 411 pages including extensive notes, index and black and white photographic plates. Describes the life of a navy, going back to its roots in the nineteenth century and looking ahead to its prospects in the twenty-first. The Royal Canadian Navy is portrayed as a resilient institution, often starved for resources, capable of basic change, and on the brink of important new developments. Gift greetings upon front endpaper. Very light wear overall. Dust jacket... View more info

Story of World War II

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Random Library: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 23303949

ISBN: 0394802950

Condition: Fine


0394802950 193 pages including index. From the rise of Adolf Hitler to the surrender of Japan - here in one lavishly illustrated book is the engrossing story of the second world war. Intended for younger readers. Illustrated with photographs and maps. Clean, bright and unmarked. Attractive glossy colour illustrated boards. Minimal wear. Wonderful copy. View more info

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The Militia Movement (At Issue)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Greenhaven Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 733A5298

ISBN: 1565105427

Condition: Very Good


1565105427 96 pages. Index. "Debates the goals and actions of militias and examines whether these groups constitute a danger to America." - from Introduction. Usual library markings. Clean and bright with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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Hounours and Awards - Canadian Naval Forces: World War II

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Project Gallantry: 1986

Edition: Numbered Copy

Seller ID: 118A4695

ISBN: 0969267908

Condition: Good


0969267908 Copy #108 of only 500 issued. Over 600 pages. Also includes civilian awards. Some markings to contents. Average external wear. Binding sound. A quality copy of this excellent reference. View more info

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Chefs Guerriers: Perspectives concernant les militaires canadiens de haut niveau (French Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Dundurn: 2002

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 118C7094

ISBN: 1550023667

Condition: Fine


1550023667 412 pages. Black and white photographic plates. Text in French. Clean, bright and unmarked with lightest wear. Appears unread. An excellent copy. View more info

Stalin - De Kommunistische Tsaar

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Antwerp, Standard Uitgeverij: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16102694

ISBN: 9002190913

Condition: Very Good


9002190913 Stalin... de zoon van een schoenmaker, priesterstudent, bolsjevistisch agitator, politiek gevangene, held van de communistische revolutie van 1917, absolute dictator van de Sovjetune en opperbevelhebber van Ruslands defensie na de Duitse inval in juni 1941. Dit boek geeft in tekst en foto's he verhaal van een koppig leiderschap dat standhield tegen een verpletterende Duitse Blitzkrieg... ten koste van 22 miljoen mensenlevens! Very light wear. Unmarked. Nic... View more info

Lusitania Case

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, Patrick Stephens Ltd: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16102758

ISBN: 0850590973

Condition: Fair


0850590973 Reprint of the 1916 first edition. 224 pages. The Lusitania Massacre is one of the great landmarks in history, not alone in American history but in human history, because it ensured German defeat in the World War. Chapters include: Should passenger vessels carry war material?; English orders to fight submarines; The German warning; The American warning; The Cunard Company's warning; American Ruling (not law) on foreign armed merchant vessels; Was the Lusita... View more info

The Oxford Book of Canadian Military Anecdotes

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Canada, Oxford University Press, Canada: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23306276

ISBN: 019540825X

Condition: Very Good


019540825X 202 pages including index. Presents the realities of war that Canadians have experienced: the emotion and warmth of battle-formed friendships, the sugdden anguish of loss, the disorder and staggering wastefulness of heavy-weapon action, even the comic-opera confusion that accompanies war both on the battlefield and on the home front. Author is Director of the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa. Light wear. Unmarked inside. View more info

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434 Squadron... A History (434 'Bluenose' Squadron RCAF)

By: N/A

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Canada, 434 Squadron RCAF: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118G0244

ISBN: B00AJEFJTE

Condition: Very Good


B00AJEFJTE 155 pages. Profusely illustrated with archival black and white photos with substantial supporting text. "The legacy of the more than 4,000 members and ex-members of 434 Squadron who are proudly known as the 'Bluenosers'". - from Foreword. Prior owner's name neatly atop front free endpaper, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. Binding tight. A high-quality copy. View more info

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China Turns to Multilateralism: Foreign Policy and Regional Security (Routledge Contemporary China Series)

By: N/A

Price: $119.95

Publisher: USA, Routledge: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 871G2231

ISBN: 0415425719

Condition: Fine


0415425719 303 pages. "Records, analyzes, and attempts to conceptualize the phenomenal development of Chinese foreign policy and its impact on international relations, with the emphasis on China's active participation in multilaterally oriented regional security regimes." - from Introduction. Prior owner's name neatly clipped from first page otherwise like new. A excellent copy. View more info

We Went Where They Sent Us... and did as we were told (most of the time)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Lantzville, BC, Canada, Oolichan Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24300243

ISBN: 0889821941

Condition: Fine


0889821941 290 pages. A book of remembrances from World War II. Illustrated. Published as a fund-raiser for the Royal Canadian Legion. Faintest wear and signs of handling. Unmarked. Superb copy. Will give cause to readers to pause and reflect. View more info

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A Place of Honour: Manitoba's War Dead Commemorated in Its Geography

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, National Library of Canada: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 665G3415

ISBN: 0771115237

Condition: Good


0771115237 485 pages. List of references cited. "Commemorates the sacrifices of more than 4,000 Manitoba casualties of the Second World War and serves to witness the impact of those losses on families, friends, and our society - both then and now." - from page one. Average wear. Binding intact. Gift greetings and address labels upon first page. A sound copy of this important Manitoba reference. View more info

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Counterfeit Ark: Crisis Relocation for Nuclear War

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, HarperCollins Distribution Services: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9836

ISBN: 0884109410

Condition: Good


0884109410 337 pages. Notes. Index. "A penetrating look at our government's presumptions about civil defense." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Quality copy. View more info

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The Journal of Private Fraser, 1914-1918: Canadian Expeditionary Force

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Sono Nis Pr: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814A1374

ISBN: 0919203620

Condition: Good


0919203620 334 pages. Index. Maps. Black and white photographic plates. "... A rare gem. I have been actively hunting for this sort of record and have come to realize just how rare such accounts are. This one also touches all the points an historian would wish to mention, from the attitudes of officers to frustration with the Ross rifle. One can only wonder how the journal survived and how it was composed." - Professor Desmond Morton, from dust jacket. Bo... View more info

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And it Was My War Too

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Little Daisy: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 138A8346

ISBN: 189574427X

Condition: Good


189574427X 313 pages. Black and white illustrations. A companion to 'This Was My War'. "A book of recollections of the world conflict of 1939-45... not confined to military matters... almost half the stories are those of children or adolescents, and three quarters are by Jews, Poles or Russians; upon whom the war imposed far the greatest hardships." - from Foreward. Stories include: Good Luck - Even in Hell; Russian Veterans I Knew; Partisan - The Story of Ge... View more info

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Palette and the Flame: Posters of the Spanish Civil War

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Intl Pub: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 635A4489

ISBN: 0717804968

Condition: Fair


0717804968 162 pages. Index of artists. After years of neglect "... The posters reemerge for the first time in full glory. One Hundred and forty are reproduced here (in glossy colour) - a truly representative collection. This volume is not only a work of documentation, of commemoration, of love and devotion to the epic battle of the republic, it is an art book as well. The often total coherence of the form, content and 'impact' of the communication makes the pos... View more info

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We Stand on Guard for Thee

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Coomber-Hempsall Pub.: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C6937

ISBN: 0968564410

Condition: Good


0968564410 138 pages. List of sources. Glossary. Author's signature and inscription upon title page. A history of the war years at the Royal Canadian Air Force station, Ucluelet and Tofino. Black and white illustrations. Unmarked but for an accidental pen mark to last page. Light wear. A quality copy of this interesting work. View more info

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Vanguard : The Fort Garry Horse in the Second World War

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, The Fort Garry Horse Museum and Archives: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 811H0571

ISBN: B004QPFGU4

Condition: Good


B004QPFGU4 196 pages. Fold-out map. Reproductions of black and white photos. Reprint of the 1945 first edition. "The story of a regiment's spirit, presented in the hope that the tasks of peace may be shouldered with a wholheartedness worthy of the determination and teamwork which won the war." - from Introduction. Contents include: Prelude in Britain; The Atlantic Wall; Normandy Bridgehead; Break-Through; Pursuit; Fortress Boulogne; The West Scheldt; Dutch I... View more info

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Collier's The National Weekly March 16 1918

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, P. F. Collier & Son Inc.: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0948

ISBN: B004J12SXS

Condition: Fair


B004J12SXS 42 pages. Features: Cover illustration of President Woodrow Wilson; Nice illustrated ad for the Mitchell Six car inside front cover; One-page illustrated ad for Johns-Manville coal preservation products; Illustrated one-page Fisk Cord Tire ad shows natives carrying crude rubber to a waiting ship; "Over Here" - fiction by E.D. Biggers; The President - a profile of Woodrow Wilson by Richard Washburn Child; A Shipbuilder on the Job - photo-illustrated ar... View more info