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Image for RNZAF (The Royal New Zealand Air Force) - A Short History

RNZAF (The Royal New Zealand Air Force) - A Short History

By: Bentley, Geoffrey

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New Zealand, A.H. & A.W. Reed: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814A2189

Condition: Fair


268 pages. "This is the story, informally told, of the RNZAF and of the men and women, all ranks, who made the service what it is today." - from dust jacket. Chapters include: Father of New Zealand Aviation; Kohimarama and Sockburn; The Bettington Report; Cochrane the Architect; Building Air Supremacy; The Famous Seventy-Five; Ordeal in South-East Asia; The 'New Zealand' Squadrons; Action in the Pacific; Fighters in Combat; The Later Bombers; 'Dumbo' to the Rescue; Tragedy at Green; Profiles; Surrender in the Solomons; Occupation Forces in Japan; Problems of Reshaping; Sojourn in Cyp... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, January (Jan.) 4, 1947: Racial Minorities of Indochina

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0982

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Cover photo of miner at work 1000 yards below grade in the Milliard Seam at Snowden Colliery, in Kent; Amazing photo of crashed Dakota aircraft atop houses at South Ruislip; Five photos of Husky and Malemute dogs which will help Rear-Admiral Richard E. Byrd's new Antarctic expedition; Miracles of salvage in Italy - five photos of monuments rebuilt from fragments; Photos of brilliant results of Italian buildings and frescoes rebuilt after the war; Article entitled Some Service Landmarks of 1946, which includes two photos from troubled Jerusalem; Six photos of an Allied force... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, September (Sept.) 16, 1945 - Iconic Cover Photo of MacArthur and Eichelberger, 'Rulers of Japan'

The New York Times Magazine, September (Sept.) 16, 1945 - Iconic Cover Photo of MacArthur and Eichelberger, 'Rulers of Japan'

By: Kluckhohn, Frank L.; Reuther, Walter; Vandenberg, Arthur; Middleton, Drew; Baxter, Beverley; et al

Price: $350.00

Publisher: USA, The New York Times: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0794

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Our occupation army in Japan faces secret forces that have long shaped the nation's life; Jones & Laughlin Steel ad includes sketches of Conrad J. Schreiner, Walter Bagnall, Fred Siegrist, Richard Fox, Geo. Gerger, Joe Kroll, Robert Grannke, all veteran warehousemen of the company; Eleven great photos of WWII action between Normandy and the heart of the Reich, from film "The True Glory"; Walter Reuther and his program for reconversion and post-war prosperity; Michigan Senator Arthur H. Vandenberg uses his experience at San Francisco when the U.N. Charter was writte... View more info

Image for British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel./Telus) Telephone Talk: Bound Issues January 1935 Through Dec. 1936 (Please Note - some Issues Called B.C. Tel. Co. Employee News and are Quite Short) *PERSONAL COPY OF E.P. LABELLE, FEATURED IN OCT/35 ARTICLE*

British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel./Telus) Telephone Talk: Bound Issues January 1935 Through Dec. 1936 (Please Note - some Issues Called B.C. Tel. Co. Employee News and are Quite Short) *PERSONAL COPY OF E.P. LABELLE, FEATURED IN OCT/35 ARTICLE*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $595.00

Publisher: British Columbia, British Columbia Telephone Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73AA1972

Condition: Fair


Telephone Talk was the glossy bimonthly publication of the British Columbia Telephone Company. It was written by employees for employees to present information of interest to those engaged in the plant, traffic, commercial, operating, accounting and other departments of the service. Each issue is replete with black and white photos and information on topics such as: company, industry and technological news, traffic levels, expansion plans, personnel announcements, publicity and social events, deaths, weddings, lists of exchanges, and more. As such, these issues serve as a vital preserve of ... View more info

Image for British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel./Telus) Telephone Talk: Bound Issues January, 1913 Through December 1913 *DOCUMENTS DIRECT CONNECTION OF VANCOUVER TO NANAIMO ON 16 JUNE BY LAYING OF 30-MILE SUBMARINE WIRE*

British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel./Telus) Telephone Talk: Bound Issues January, 1913 Through December 1913 *DOCUMENTS DIRECT CONNECTION OF VANCOUVER TO NANAIMO ON 16 JUNE BY LAYING OF 30-MILE SUBMARINE WIRE*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $1,295.00

Publisher: British Columbia, British Columbia Telephone Company: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73AA1985

Condition: Fair


Half-leather binding. Telephone Talk was the glossy bimonthly publication of the British Columbia Telephone Company. It was written by employees for employees to present information of interest to those engaged in the plant, traffic, commercial, operating, accounting and other departments of the service. Each issue is replete with black and white photos and information on topics such as: company, industry and technological news, traffic levels, expansion plans, personnel announcements, publicity and social events, deaths, weddings, lists of exchanges, and more. As such, these issues serve ... View more info

Image for Air Classics Quarterly Review, Vol. 5: Spring 1976 Through Winter 1976, Including 1976 Yearbook

Air Classics Quarterly Review, Vol. 5: Spring 1976 Through Winter 1976, Including 1976 Yearbook

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Challenge: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 759A4808

Condition: Good


Features: ACQR Scale Drawing Portfolio - Martin Seamaster, Cessna OE-2 Birddog, Northrop Snark, Cessna L-27A, Republic F-105 Thunderchief, Sikorsky Ilia Mouremetz D; Albatross B.I Series 23, Albatross B.I Series 22 (Knoller Wing); The Hawker Sea Fury; Greenham Common Air Tattoo; Strange WWII aircraft; USAF in Europe - today and tomorrow; RAF Mildenhall Open House; Diamond Jubilee Airfield; Tracking hurricanes in C-130 Hercules; Sopwith Z00 - a collection of scale drawings; Southend Air Museum; The Birth of Naval Aviation - the story of the first shipboard landing; RNAS Lee-on-Solent - visitin... View more info

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Newsweek Magazine, December 3, 1945

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $249.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823A4842

Condition: Good


Contents: Color ad for 'Ask for Ethyl'; Bankers Trust ad - Buy Victory Bonds; Babcock & Wilcox ad - bombs and beauty aids need steam; Color ad for Ford trucks; Color ad for 1946 Packard cars; Auto strike raises new issue for Industrial Wars in America - the nation's biggest union asks stake in affairs of management by cry of 'Let's see the books'; Mrs. Damato of Shenandoah, Pa. christens the U.S.S. Damato - she lost two sons in the war; Photo of James Hendrix, Army hero; Matt Kimes - cop killer; Why the Fleet could not retreat to the West Coast - Admiral William V. Pratt; Congressional Inves... View more info

Image for The Japan Christian Quarterly - Spring 1968

The Japan Christian Quarterly - Spring 1968

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Tokyo, The Christian Literature Society of Japan: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 458G0105

Condition: Good


Pages 73-143. Features: Christians and Christian Nations; Japanese Churches and World War II; War and I; Policies for Peace in the Pacific; Vietnam- Dilemma for Missionaries; Reflections on the Students at Sasebo; Bainton Sketches Japan - an 8-page special feature of verse and pictures by Roland H. Bainton; Missionary Service in "Secular" Schools; Towards a Christian University in Japan; English and Indigenization; and more. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding tight. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for News-Week (Newsweek) Magazine, September 6, 1937 - Workers Alliance of American Cover Photo

News-Week (Newsweek) Magazine, September 6, 1937 - Workers Alliance of American Cover Photo

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dayton, Ohio, USA, Weekly Publications, Inc.: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823G0169

Condition: Fair


36 pages. Cover: Workers Alliance of America March in Washington. Contents: Far East: Japan Risks Whole Army and Navy in 1,500-Mile Offensive to Assert Supremacy; Relief: Questions and Answers Tell Story of Costly and Unsolved Mystery (Workers Alliance March); Labor: Profane Irish Expert (Edward F. McGrady) Hired by RCA to End 'Curse'; Massachusetts: Governor (Charles F. Hurley) Lets Memorial (Sacco-Vanzetti) Stay in Storage; Spain: Santander's Captor Gets Warning Form London, Felicitations From Rome; Balkans: Mysteries and Riots Excite Little Entente Powers; U.S.S.R.: Soviet Junior G... View more info

Image for Trains Magazine, October 1961 - German Diesel-Hydraulics for D&RGW and SP

Trains Magazine, October 1961 - German Diesel-Hydraulics for D&RGW and SP

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Kalmbach: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823G0223

Condition: Good


58 pages. Features: Railroad News Photos; Steam News Photos; Fantastic two-page photo of train passing over Marent Trestle, west of Missoula, MT (R.V. Nixon's 25,000th photo!); New Haven - What Went Wrong? - even bankruptcy offers no haven to the New Haven Railroad - extensive article with map and photos; David Morgan writes of locomotives in Japan - with great photos; Mr. Beebe ponders the Pullmans; Moguls and Mikes - the Bevier & Southern Railroad of Bevier, MO; Feature article on Krauss-Maffei 4000 h.p. C-C's bound for U.S. service; and more. Unmarked with average wear A sound copy. View more info

Image for Pathfinder Magazine - A Weekly Digest of World Affairs From the Nation's Capital, August 3 1933 - Loafing Capital Better Get Busy!

Pathfinder Magazine - A Weekly Digest of World Affairs From the Nation's Capital, August 3 1933 - Loafing Capital Better Get Busy!

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, The Pathfinder Publishing Co.: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2197

Condition: Good


24 pages. Contents: Loafing Capital Better Get Busy - OR ELSE!; Dole may end by November; New Taxes Appear Certain; Motor Deaths Increase; TVA Power Sale Upheld; Foreign News - German decree against political statements from Catholic pulpits; Ethiopian Emperor Issues Call to Arms as Japan Enters Scene - with illustration of Selassie; Meteor explodes in the air above Krasnovishersk, Russia; Current Events; Photo-illustrated ad for Arm & Hammer Baking Soda being used to treat a wound; Congress; Some Women are That Silly - paying more at high class stores; A Nest of Lobbyists; Poor Kipling Still... View more info

Image for Newsweek Magazine, April 18, 1938 - Cover Photos of Detroit Tigers Slugger Rudy York and 'Cactus Jack' Nance

Newsweek Magazine, April 18, 1938 - Cover Photos of Detroit Tigers Slugger Rudy York and 'Cactus Jack' Nance

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dayton, Ohio, USA, Weekly Publications, Inc.: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3267

Condition: Fair


44 pages. Features: Photo of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Ford on their 50th wedding anniversary; Nice one-page color ad for Packard cars features the new 1938 Packard Eight Touring Sedan; Building reports sustain hope of early recovery; Labor Board blasts 'Little Steel' on two fronts; Theatre Week - George Jean Nathan; The 'Holy Reich' - Hitler is 99.08% right; Japan's First Great Defeat; FDR takes a licking with good grace; Ohio Governor Davey craves a bumper crop of wallflowers; Nice one-page ad for International Trucks features the new 2-Ton D-40 with utility stake body; Defeat of Reorganization Bi... View more info

Image for Time Magazine (Canadian Edition), August (Aug.) 24, 1970 - New Money Managers Shake Wall St.

Time Magazine (Canadian Edition), August (Aug.) 24, 1970 - New Money Managers Shake Wall St.

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Time: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4395

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: Canada welcomes US tourists by the Phalanx; The Strawberry Fields Festival at Mosport Park, Ontario; Joseph MacInnis - Habitue of Underwater Habitats; Richard Nixon Goes South for Integration - with photo of him glad-handing on New Orleans' Canal Street; Loading nerve gas at Sunny Point, NC; Martha Griffiths - Graceful Feminist;The American woman's fight for equality; Guns belonging to Angela Davis found to have been used in recent court murder in Marin County, CA; Shadow over Suez truce; Brandt and Kosygin sign treaty; Murder, Tupamaros-style, in Uruguay; Violence in Indi... View more info

Image for Time Magazine (Canadian Edition) November (Nov.) 21, 1969 - Counterattack on Dissent

Time Magazine (Canadian Edition) November (Nov.) 21, 1969 - Counterattack on Dissent

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, Time: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4398

Condition: Good


96 pages. Features: One-page ad for Sony high-fidelity tapedecks; Gerald LeDain and the Ledain Commission on drugs; Photo of Leonard Cohen as he works with Marshall McLuhan to name the Anik satellite; Harvesting trout in Manitoba; Royal Trust moves into the TD Center and a spacious 'leafy look' office layout; The politics of polarization in the US; Spiro Agnew's attack against the media bosses; Parades for peace and patriotism; Washington rally organized by Professor Charles Moser for Nixon's unsilent supporters; Arrest of Samuel Melville, George Demmerle and Jane Alpert after dynamite blasts... View more info

Image for Antique Dealer and Collectors Guide Magazine, March (Mar.) 2000 - The Watercolours of Robert Batty (1789-1848) / Joseph-Theodore Deck (1823-91)

Antique Dealer and Collectors Guide Magazine, March (Mar.) 2000 - The Watercolours of Robert Batty (1789-1848) / Joseph-Theodore Deck (1823-91)

By: Shipway, Ann; Jones, Simon; Ramm, John A.; Et al

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Statuscourt Ltd.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2569

Condition: Very Good


64 pages. Features: Dresden Art Nouveau; Lieutenant-Colonel Robert Batty (1789-1849) - a Military Master; Strong demand for the oak of Old England; The attractive and practical products of the Denby Pottery; Joseph-Theodore Deck (1823-91) - Art Pottery Pioneer; 'Old Japan' Discovered - a Derby service at Rode Hall; and much more. Lavishly produced upon glossy stock. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Canadian Army Journal, April 1955, Vol. IX No. 2

Canadian Army Journal, April 1955, Vol. IX No. 2

By: Stacey, C.P.; DeProse, J.G.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Chief of the General Staff/Government of Canada: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301G3647

Condition: Fair


160 pages. Many black and white illustrations. Features: A Hundred Years of Regimental Organization; Exercise Bulldog III; Canada's Army in Korea (II); The Saiwan Bay Memorialk, Hong Kong; New Anti-Tank Weapon is Developed for Canadian Army; Guns and Guided Missiles; Army Battle Honours committee Formed; The Journal of the Royal United Service Institution; Hydrofoil Boat is developed; Flashback, No. 10 - On the Evening of Victory; The Battle of Borodino; Gunner Centennial; British Artillery Unit Allied with Canadian Army; A Brief History of the Corps of Royal Canadian Engineers; A Canadian G... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, July 1943 - Garfield Weston /  Pacific Coast Rangers

National Home Monthly Magazine, July 1943 - Garfield Weston / Pacific Coast Rangers

By: Stewart, Dr. H.L.; Booth, Ned; Roberts, T.G.; Breyfogle, W.A.; Du Bois, W.; Angus, M.I.; Bensley, M.; Cox, C.; Bayne, E.G.; Heck, AW2; Thompson, Frances; Winspear, M.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Home Publishing Company / National Home Monthly: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4777

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Cover portrait illustration of female member of the military; Ford ad inside front cover features action photo of troops constructing bridge under fire; Nice half-page colour Pepsi ad features naval officer in uniform and illustration of boys swimming; News of the month includes Dissolution of the Third International (Comintern), and Closing Ranks Against Japan; Editorial on Black Markets and Summer Vacations; Jet Black (short story); The Pacific Coast Rangers - photo-illustrated article includes photos of Lieut.-Col. T.A.H. Taylor, O.B.E., M.C., and Col. M.E. Dopping-Hepe... View more info

Image for Sniper Rifles of Two World Wars (Historical Arms)

Sniper Rifles of Two World Wars (Historical Arms)

By: Tantum, William H.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Museum Restoration Service: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 877H3633

ISBN: 0919316085

Condition: Good


0919316085 32 pages. Many black and white sniper rifle photos. Discusses WWII sniper rifles from USA, Britain, Canada, Russia, Germany and Japan. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of this informative reference. View more info

Image for Civil Affairs Handbook - Japan - Section 9 (Nine) - Labor (Labour): Army Service Forces Manual M 354-9 - RESTRICTED

Civil Affairs Handbook - Japan - Section 9 (Nine) - Labor (Labour): Army Service Forces Manual M 354-9 - RESTRICTED

By: U.S. Army Headquarters, Service Forces

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, U.S. Army: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 871G1397

Condition: Good


169 pages. "International Law places upon an occupying power the obligation and responsibility for establishing government and maintaining civil order in the areas occupied." - from Introduction. Thus, this work was intended for civil affairs officers of the U.S. military in Japan at the conclustion of WWII. It provides a very straight-forward and interesting overview of Japan's Labour situation prior to the end of the war. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for The Wide World  - The Magazine For Everybody, July 1918, No. 243, Vol. XLI - Exploring Eastern Karakoram / The "White" Chief of Penrhyn Island

The Wide World - The Magazine For Everybody, July 1918, No. 243, Vol. XLI - Exploring Eastern Karakoram / The "White" Chief of Penrhyn Island

By: Watt, M.; Temple, A.; Arnault, F.; Dalton, E.; Amy, L.; Workman, F.; Row, J.; Glanville, E.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The International News Company: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123H0763

Condition: Good


Pages 178-264 pages plus 16 pages of great vintage ads. Features: "Ju-Ju" Justice - a startling West African Ju-Ju incident and its sequel, involving the Elder Dempster branch boat "Lagoon"; Tales of the Service - The Smuggler's Cave (part III) - stirring stories of the Service contributed by a customs-house officer on the West Coast of Scotland and also in Ireland; The Wooing of Abia - a charming yet thrilling love story involving natives of Papua, with great photos; Beyond the Law (part III) - The Dalton Gang terrorized the Western States of America for years while committin... View more info