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Image for The Japanese Occupation of the Philippines. Volume I

The Japanese Occupation of the Philippines. Volume I

By: A. V. H Hartendorp

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Manila, Philippines, Bookmark: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 864H4387

ISBN: B0070U100C

Condition: Good


B0070U100C Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. Also signed and inscribed by author upon front free endpaper. xvi, 662 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. "Except for the last few chapters, this entire work was written from day to day during the three years of the author's internment in Santo Tomas and is therefore to be considered as a prison document. The writing of any such record as this was forbidden by the Japanese under strong menace. In the end they destroyed their own records and those of the successive internee executive committees, but t... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, March (Mar.) 7, 1942 -  Cover Photo-Portrait of Maj.-Gen. Gordon Bennett

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, March (Mar.) 7, 1942 - Cover Photo-Portrait of Maj.-Gen. Gordon Bennett

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; Squire, Sir John; Pycraft, W.P.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4649

Condition: Good


Pages 285-312. Features: Illustration of General Sir Archibald Wavell; Photos from Russia, including sleeping masses in underground station; Photo of the Duke of Aosta who died on March 3; Photos of British aircraft parts being made deep underground; Photos of Dutch warships; Photos of the last days at Singapore; Large contour map of Java, invaded by Japanese; Topographical map of Java, indicating many features of interest; Illustrations are used to explain the case for and against the use of the big bombers; Photos of preparations for invasion of Bruneval; Photos after the successful Bruneva... View more info

Image for The Sphere - The Empire's Illustrated Weekly: 4 November 1944

The Sphere - The Empire's Illustrated Weekly: 4 November 1944

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, Illustrated Newspapers Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146A0288

Condition: Good


Photos: the British advance on Tilbrug, in Holland; The R.A.F. break into the French Gaol at Amiens to save 100 doomed French patriots; Venraij, Breskens and Hertogenbosch - pictures of the British and Canadian advances; The liberation of Greece - scenes from the capital; The attack upon east Prussia by way of Estonia and Lithuania; The American invasion of the Philippines; Fighting around Arnhem and the Leopold Canal; Aachen falls to the allies; Pre-fabricated port installed at Normandy; and more. Average wear. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Newsweek Magazine, March 13, 1944 *OLD BILL TURNS UP ON THE ITALIAN FRONT*

Newsweek Magazine, March 13, 1944 *OLD BILL TURNS UP ON THE ITALIAN FRONT*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823A4872

Condition: Fair


Contents: Cracks appear in Axis line-up as satellite states look for exits - Finland has best chance to succeed as talks with Moscow open possibility of escape; Two disappointing slow-downs hamper allies' invasion plans - dragging Italian campaign and clash of ideas over Burma; The Admiralty Islands - springboard for combined drive on Philippines; Photo of the "Money Masters" - Presidents of eleven of the nation's twelve Federal Reserve Banks and a vice president of the twelfth; Smog and bombs force 268-year-old Greenwich Observatory to seek a new site from which to measure the world'... View more info

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The Illustrated London News, 28 October 1944

By: Various Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, England, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 749G0158

Condition: Fair


Cover: The King's Visit to the Western Front: His Majesty Enjoying a Joke with General Dwight Eisenhower on the Steps of the U.S. First Army H.Q., With Them Are Lt. General Omar Bradley and Lt. General Courtney Hodges. Features include: Our Notebook; Book Review: "Verdict on India" by Beverley Nichols; The Great World War: U.S. Landing in the Philippines (inc. maps); Books of the Day; and The World of Science: A Bomb-Sensitive Plant. Pictorial Journals include: Pictures Taken During His Majesty's Five-Day Visit to the Front; Just Retribution - The German Civilians' Turn to Be R... View more info