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Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), February (Feb.) 20, 1943 -  Churchill's North African Commanders / Churchill in Tripoli

The Illustrated London News (ILN), February (Feb.) 20, 1943 - Churchill's North African Commanders / Churchill in Tripoli

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2690

Condition: Good


Pages 197-224 plus advertorial covers. Features: Cover portrait of General The Hon. Sir Harold Alexander; Eight photos of Churchill's North African commanders - Sir Henry Harwood, Sir H. Maitland Wilson, Air Vice-Marshal Coningham, Leiut.-General K. Anderson, Dwight Eisenhower, Sir A. Cunningham, Sir Harold Alexander, and Sir A.W. Tedder; Two pages of photos of the final attack on Tripoli and Churchill's visit after the fall; One-page map illustrates twelve weeks of Russian reconquest of enemy-occupied territory; Photos of personalities of the week inlcude Major-General H. Willans, General Le... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, March 27, 1948: Signing of the Western European Pact in Brussels

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0977

Condition: Fair


Pages 337-364. Features: Colour ad for Ford cars inside front cover; Title page photo of the second 16 Power Conference in Paris; Article discusses communism; 4 Photos illustrate life in Russian-ruled Potsdam and Weimar - historic German cities in the Soviet zone; Photos of the royal family's weekend home, and the chapel they attend; Book review of "Art And The Industrial Revolution" by Francis D. Klingender; Series of photos illustrates a unique fifty-year treaty signed in Brussels - the five power Western European pact; Photos of Earl Mountbatten in Burma - ceremonial, and informal ... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, Saturday, September (Sept.) 25, 1948: United Nations mediator Count Bernadotte Assassinated in Jerusalem

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0973

Condition: Fair


Pages 337-364. Features: Cover photo portrait of the victim of a shameful and dastardly crime, Count Bernadotte, the representative of the United Nations, seen with his wife, when beginning the mission of peace which ended in his murder at Jerusalem; Colour ad for the Dunlop Rubber Company inside front cover features the city of Lincoln; Conference discusses the future of the Italian colonies; Two photos of the UN Security Council as it discusses Hyderabad and Count Bernadotte's murder; Two pages of photos of huge crowds in Berlin illustrate a Communist demonstration and the funeral of a yout... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, Saturday, November (Nov.) 6, 1948: Decisive Israeli Victory in the Negev

The Illustrated London News, Saturday, November (Nov.) 6, 1948: Decisive Israeli Victory in the Negev

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

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0969

Condition: Fair


Pages 505-532. Features: Cover photo of statesmen charged with reconstructing and uniting Europe - Bevin, Marshall, and Schuman; Photos f minority candidates for the US presidency Include John G. Scott of the Greenback Party, Claude A. Watson of the California Prohibition Party, and Dr. John Maxwell of the Vegetarian Party; Photos illustrate the French coal strike and the government's bold measures; Photos of personalities of the week include King Frederick of Denmark, Dr. William T. S. Stallybrass, Mr. Justice Lynskey, Miss Mary Lucy Cartwright, Russell Vick, Ivor Thomas, Gerald Upjohn, the ... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, July 21, 1945: WWII Aftermath / Mr. T. V. Soong

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; Kosay, Dr. Hamit Zubeyr; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0988

Condition: Good


Pages 57- 84. Features: Nice colour Dunlop ad inside front cover features Charles Wood painting of naval plane spotter at work; Cover photo of the famous Sphinx gate of the Hittite period at Alaca Huyuk; One-page Karsh photo portrait of China's prime minister, T. V. Soong; Two-page artist's rendition of an aerial view of Japan's homeland; Two large photos of Allied warships struggling in mountainous seas; The City of the Dead - Berlin, the modern Pompeii - two pages of photos present horrific bomb damage; Article entitled "The British soldier in Germany"; Powerful display of Britain's ... View more info

Forged in Fire - Strategy and Decisions in the Airwar Over Europe 1940-1945

By: Copp, DeWitt S.; The Air Force Historical Association

Price: $57.30

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday: 1982

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24300151

Condition: Very Good


531 pages including index and black and white illustrations. A fascinating book about wartime politics, military strategies, and the birth pains of an independent U.S. Air Force - which was forged in fire over Brest, Schweinfurt, and Berlin. Sequel to author's A Few Great Captains - which traced the history of the U.S. Army Air Corps from its beginning to the onset of the German Blitzkrieg - picks up the story where Captains left off and continues through the strategic bombing of the Third Reich from 1942 to the end of the war in Europe. The story of a handful of air commanders who risked a... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, April (Apr.) 7, 1963 - Cover Photos of Charles De Gaulle

The New York Times Magazine, April (Apr.) 7, 1963 - Cover Photos of Charles De Gaulle

By: Fuchs, Victor R.; Crankshaw, Edward; Baker, Russell; O'Donnell, James; Lewis, Anthony; Russell, Bertrand; Schneider, P.E.; Humphrey, Hubert H.; Ashforth, Albert; Weston, Marybeth; Cook, Fred J.; Wechsberg, Joseph; Tabori, Paul

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4097

Condition: Good


200 pages. Features: Cover photos of Charles de Gaulle; Attractive fashion ads; One-page RCA Victor ad for Sid Caesar's album "Little Me" says "Sex, Caesar and Song"; Peugeot 404 ad; Fallacies and Facts About Automation; Photos of scenes in France; A Long Look at Stalin Ten Years Later - remembered as 'a man who did dreadful things but built a great power'; Fourteen Clues to Washington News - article on Washington correspondents with nice photo of JFK at press conference; The Brave 'Buddelers' of Berlin - photo-illustrated article on the daring escapes by tunnel by refugees f... View more info

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The Belgian Congo and The Berlin Act

By: Keith, Arthur Berriedale

Price: $350.00

Publisher: England, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 545H3696

Condition: Fair


344 pages. Index. Aims to "examine in the history of the Independent State of the Congo the defects of the Berlin Act, and to indicate the amendments which must be made in that international compact if it is to serve the high purposes for which it was destined, the extension to central Africa of the benefits of civilization and freedom of trade." - Preface. Former library copy with usual markings. Sturdily rebound in tan buckram. A sound copy. View more info

Image for The War Illustrated, No. 234 - 8 February 1919

The War Illustrated, No. 234 - 8 February 1919

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1781

Condition: Good


Cover illustration entitled 'The Happy End'. Large photo taken on-board a British dirigible. The story that can never be told, by Lovat Fraser. Coastal Motor-Boats Cutting Their Arrowy Way - two great photos of the Auxiliary Patrol Service. Photos in Belgium Before the Enemy was Expelled. With the Kaiser in Bruges - Hun Camera Records (6 photos). Turey's Waning Prestige in Europe and in Asia - 3 photos. Maintaining Law and Order in Occupied Lands - 5 photos. 'Russia, The Unexplainable' - article by Hamilton Fyfe. Photo of the arrival of President Poincare at the opening of the confere... View more info

Image for The War Illustrated, No. 233 - 1 February 1919

The War Illustrated, No. 233 - 1 February 1919

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1782

Condition: Fair


Demobilisation - Cover illustration of a faithful charger being sold while its British officer looks on. Illustration of Woodrow Wilson, President Poincare, and Mr. Lloyd George at the opening of the Peace Conference. Photo: French Arms Beyond the Rhine. Illustrations of 'Prussia's Arrogance in 1871'. Air Trips to Paris and Back in Four Hours - 4 photos of 'Airco' machines. British keep guard on the Bridge at Cologne - 4 great photos. "To the Rhine!" - Retribution after Fifty Years, 3 photos. Storm and Fog Claim Ships that War had Spared - 6 photos. Photo of the salved French s... View more info

Image for The War Illustrated, No. 227 - 21 December 1918

The War Illustrated, No. 227 - 21 December 1918

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1789

Condition: Good


Illustration depicting Ex-Kaiser William in Holland, living in fear of justice. Photogravure supplement shows 8 photos with subjects including: Allied representatives at the historic conference at 10 Downing St., London on Dec 2 and 3, 1918, Beaten Huns straggling home, German evacuation from Belgium, the surrendered German fleet at Scapa Flow, French Armny of liberation entering Strasbourg and U Boat 64 up the Thames, lying off the House of Parliament, with the victorious White Ensign above the defeated flag of Germany. London's Great Aerial Victory - Mysterious Menace which broke the Nerve... View more info

Image for Newsweek Magazine, April 30, 1945 *SAN FRANCISCO - GATEWAY TO PEACE*

Newsweek Magazine, April 30, 1945 *SAN FRANCISCO - GATEWAY TO PEACE*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823A4853

Condition: Fair


Contents: Great military ad for Chevrolet military equipment; Doomsday strikes for the Nazis with Berlin dying, nation split - photo of American soldier mocking Hitler from the stadium box where the Fuhrer once harangued Nazis; Great full-page illustration of "Hitler's Two Fronts - Last Phase"; interesting photos of captured Germans, some being Nazi-saluted by passers-by; Lucky Count von Luckner is prize of Task Force Newman; photo of Russian tanks in Vienna; Davao (Little Tokyo) at bay; Government by co-operation is theme of President Truman's actions during first days in office; Gre... View more info

Image for The Western Socialist - The Journal of Scientific Socialism in the Western Hemisphere: Volumes 12 and 13 Bound in One Volume, Including All Issues 1945-1946

The Western Socialist - The Journal of Scientific Socialism in the Western Hemisphere: Volumes 12 and 13 Bound in One Volume, Including All Issues 1945-1946

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Worker's Socialist Party of the United States: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 853C5279

Condition: Good


Unpaginated. 12" x 9" x 0.7". Contains issues from January 1945 through December 1946, a tumultuous time for labour in the wake of World War II. Topics include: Tennessee Poll Tax Fight; A New Revision of Marxian Economics, by Raya Dunayevskaya; Barriers on the Way to Socialism, by CARP; C.C.F confusion, by C. Luff; Marxism in New Zealand by R.R. Everson; Labor Conscription - the May-Bailey bill calls for a compulsory labor draft of 18 million workers from 18 to 45 years of age; Labor and Political Action, by Harmo; Vocationalism in Ireland; Comrade Adolph Kohn; The Future of Ca... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News - No 5655 Volume 211 September 6, 1947

The Illustrated London News - No 5655 Volume 211 September 6, 1947

By: Various Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London, The London Illustrated News: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A0271

Condition: Good


Features: Construction photos of the Hams Hall electrical generating plant; The German Hotel Ship St. Louis; Blockade running in the Aegean; Attempted destruction of the Flak Tower in the Berlin Tiergarten; a conference on the future of Japan; Photos of the second anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima; Massacres in a divided Punjab; Terrified refugees of the Punjab; Life in Korea; Photos from India - Hyderabad; Two photos of Jewish illegal immigrants aboard the Runnymede Park, due at Hamburg from Port de Bouc - these people had attempted to land in Palestine in the President Warfield;... View more info