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Image for Sea Power Ashore and in the Air

Sea Power Ashore and in the Air

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Australia, Halstead Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 517H3278

ISBN: 1920831452

Condition: Very Good


1920831452 320 pages. Footnotes. Index. Black and white reproductions of photos. "Leading historians look back over more than one hundred years to show how navies have often made a critical difference to the fighting ashore and the contest for mastery in the air. Topics treated in detail include: The naval air war over Galipoli, Japan's joint operation in China in 1895, Air defence of naval and amphibious forces in the Falklands, Australian naval pilots and air mobile helicopter operations in Vietnam, German Navy land campaigns of WWII, THe US Navy in the capture of Okinawa, Submarine... View more info

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Time, August 29, 1969 (Vol. 94, No. 9)

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Time: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 551H1693

ISBN: B000LCT292

Condition: Good


B000LCT292 68 pages. Features: Judge Clement Haynsworth; Defense Secretary Melvin Laird; Photo of 9th Infantry Division leaving Vietnam; SALT; The anguish of Ted Kennedy after Chappaquiddick; Killer Camille - the greatest storm - article with photos; A tighter (Soviet) vise on Czechoslovakia; The Burning of the Al Aqsa mosque - article with photo; Two flags over Ulster; Biafra situation worsens - article with color photos; India - Indira Gandhi v. the Syndicate; Woodstock and the message from history's biggest happening - article with color photos; Why Louis Blaiberg died (after heart transpl... View more info

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Weekend Magazine, 27 November 1965 (Newspaper Insert)

By: Anderson, Lewis; Welbourn, Patricia; Nagle, Patrick; Trueman, Stuart; Kly, Doyle; O'Brien, Andy

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, Canada, London Free Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319G0731

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: The Population Explosion; Christine Pattinson Holds the Canadian women's record for straight-distance gliding - article with photos; Electrohome ad shows fan at football game watching the game on his 'portable' TV; Photos of Inuit merriment at Coral Harbour in the central Canadian Arctic; The Viet Cong Soldiers are Hard to Track Down - and Harder to Kill - article with colour photos - a look at the Vietnam ground war; Beautiful colour photo ad for Heinz baby food, complete with tear-out coupon for one free bottle; Nice colour photo ad for Timex watches; Learning German; Sk... View more info

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North American F-100 Super Sabre (Osprey Air Combat)

By: Anderton, David A.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Osprey Pub Co: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 517H3211

ISBN: 0850456622

Condition: Good


0850456622 198 pages. Index. Glossary. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black and white photos and twelve in color. "The first in-depth study of the world's first supersonic fighter. Developed as a fighter-interceptor, later converted to a tactical nuclear-armed strike fighter, the Super Sabre was eventually proven in the crucible of the Vietnam war as an effective and highly lethal fighter-bomber. This detailed study presents much previously unpublished material. The full story of the Super-Sabre's controversial design, development, and testing is here revealed for the f... View more info

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South Vietnam - Initial Failure of the U.S. "Limited War"

By: Author Unknown

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Hanoi, Foreign Languages Publishing House: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 113A8499

Condition: Good


79 pages. Fold-out map. Maps. Main text contains glowing accounts of victories and encouragement to crush the forthcoming counter-offensive. Annexes document the Battle of Tayninh, The Battle of Pleijrang and the Battle of North Quangri. Written in English. Unmarked. Average wear. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Win Peace and Freedom Thru [Through] Nonviolent Action [Magazine], March [Mar.] 1, 1973 - The New Anarchism / VVAW in Trouble Again

Win Peace and Freedom Thru [Through] Nonviolent Action [Magazine], March [Mar.] 1, 1973 - The New Anarchism / VVAW in Trouble Again

By: Barry, Jan; Eberhardt, Dave; Balks, William; Waskow, Art; Dolgoff, Sam; Lyttle, Brad; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: New York, The WIN Publishing Empire: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 565H4097

Condition: Good


30 pages. Features: VVAW [Vietnam Veterans Against the War] - Government Conspiracy; The Odyssey of Alton Foss; The Peace Movement - putting down roots; God Wrestling - encounter with Yiddishkeit; The New Anarchism; Fasting; Prison Notes - Vietnam; Radio Free America - shortwave's free language schools; The Greening of Norway; B-52 Pilot Michael Heck refuses mission; and more. Moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), November (Nov.) 12, 1955: Sabha Battle / Space Station Art; / New Florida Bridges

By: Bryant, Arthur; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Loganville, Pennsylvania, The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2708

Condition: Fair


Pages 807-856. Features: Cover illustration of Admiral Lord Nelson drawn by Schmidt at Dresden in 1800; Photos of Queen at Remembrance Day ceremonies; Two photos of South Vietnam declaring itself a republic, and proclaiming M. Ngo Dinh Diem Prime Minister; Five photos in the wake of the Sabha Battle in which Israeli troops killed 50 Egyptians; Photo of Silver Jubilee celebrations in Ethiopia; The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh visit the Midlands; Airplane recovered from Lake Atter fails to contain Hitler's "Hoard"; Two pages of illustrations of manned rockets and space-stations - ways an... 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

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Newsweek Magazine, July 12, 1971 - Victory for the Press

By: Bundy, William P.; Et al

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, Newsweek, Inc.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4878

Condition: Good


92 pages. Features: Nice color-photo ad for the ill-fated Ford Pinto inside front cover; Nice Long Distance ad features photo of Miss Mary Ann Van, Executive Secretary, Arthur Godfrey Productions; Victory for the Press - Supreme Court rules in favor of the press re: government secrecy 'in the national interest'; Joe Columbo is shot in Manhattan; Indonesia moves toward stability; Three cosmonauts die aboard Soyuz 11; Saab 99 car ad; John W. Snyder; Le Duc Tho and Henry Kissinger - a way to end the Vietnam war?; Daniel Ellsburg - the man who started it all; The Secret History of the Vietnam War... View more info

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Maclean's Magazine, January (Jan.) 23, 1965 - Maureen Forrester

By: Callwood, Joan; Katz, S.; Gilmour, C.; Town, Harold; Batten, J.; Christie, Robert C.; Staebler, E.; Hazlitt, T.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter Limited: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144C5660

Condition: Good


Features: Colour ad for the 1965 Pontiacs inside front cover; Crisis in our Classrooms - a disturbing report by June Callwood; Ohio uses a "Hospital Information System" to order drugs, assign duties, etc. in an effort to put the nurses back into nursing; Everything always comes up roses for Maureen Forrester - a look into her life and family, with photos; To Canada, with love and hisses - Harold Town; The return of hockey's proudest warrior, Ted Lindsay, with great photo; Our quiet war over peace, politicians vs. the people; Death stalks our last wild horses; Norma Bearcroft fights for... View more info

A Collector's Guide to United States Combat Shotguns

By: Canfield, Bruce N.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Lincoln, RI, U.S.A., Andrew Mowbray Pub: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16101653

ISBN: 0917218531

Condition: Fine


0917218531 184 pages. Abundantly illustrated in black and white. "One of the best kept secrets regarding military weaponry has been the shotgun, a uniquely American piece of ordnance. This book concentrates on the shotguns employed by the United States military during WW I and WW II, in the Philippines around the turn of the century, and in the Korean War and Vietnam. No longer 'sleepers', they rank among the most interesting and desirable martial arms available to the average collector." - from back cover. Clean, bright and unmarked with lightest wear. Attractive in glossy illus... View more info

The Misdirection Conspiracy: Or Who Really Killed the American Dream (Exposed by Reality Investing)

By: Coleman, Kenneth

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Buena Park, CA, Seraphim Pr: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16301819

ISBN: 0942632001

Condition: Good


0942632001 214 pages including bibliography. Our economic future is dictated by the Federal Reserve. Jacque Rueff was aware of this fact when he alerted the West to the Fed's plot to control the free world's economy. So repugnant was this knowledge that it precipitated an economic war between our Fed and the world's central banks. To avoid a crisis - nationalization - the Fed and its Complex engaged America in a horrendous hoax: a war of containment (Vietnam), a war on poverty (the Great Society) and a war on gold (the London gold pool). Today's recession is the first stage of another mis... View more info

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 35 , February 1966 No. 2

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, U.S.A., American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35507522

Condition: Good


Features: Clonal variation in Sophronitis hybrids; observations on watering Epiphytes; fungal blighting of orchid blossoms; Charles Schweinfurth Golden Julilee in orchids; The genus Brassophronistis - man-made genera; Use of a Mitotic increment for orchid chromosome counting; Orleanesia pradei - collector's item; some orchids from war-torn Vietnam; Clonal propagation of Cymbidiums through shoot meristem culture; watering cymbidiums - a Gripp on growing; Cypripedium, Phragmopedium and allied genera - studies in orchid pollination. View more info

The Killing Zone - My Life in the Vietnam War

By: Downs, Frederick

Price: $59.95

Publisher: New York, W.W. Norton & Company, Inc.: 1979

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: 24300223

Condition: Very Good


240 pages including glossary. Author reveals the story of his life as an infantry lieutenant on the ground in Vietnam. If some soldiers, barely out of high school, might die there, others might find hidden steel in themselves and grow. Author was one who grew, also one who fought, one who killed, and one for whom the helicopter finally came to take away a shattered body. A book of truth and power which stands proudly with the best books written about men in combat. Prior owner's bookplate upon front endpaper, else unmarked. Light wear to clean book. Several tiny tears to dust jacket whi... View more info

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Indochina in the Year of the Dragon - 1964

By: Dr Robert F Turner; Dr Roger Canfield; Robert M Gillespie

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, RADIX Press: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811H3938

ISBN: 1929932251

Condition: Very Good


1929932251 296 pages. Black and white reproductionsof photos. Considers the wartime intentions and planning of North Vietnamese leaders from their perspective. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Tight and square. A nice copy. View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 4, 1970 - Bob Hope

The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 4, 1970 - Bob Hope

By: Elkind, David; Langguth, A.J.; Lukas, J. Anthony; Reeves, Richard; Maeroff, Gene I.; Peterson, Patricia; Skurka, N.; Caliborne, C.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4114

Condition: Good


112 pages. Features: Cover photo of Bob Hope; Beautiful color fashion ads; Fantastic two-page Botany 500 ad; Swakara coat ad; Chips'n Twigs ad features photo of young man Andrew Edgeworth; Great Anvil Jeans ad features shirtless macho man holding sledge hammer; Freud, Jung and the Collective Unconscious - article with photos of Carl Jung; A Look at the Vietnam war by a correspondent concluding his third tour there; This is Bob (Politician-Patriot-Publicist) Hope - feature photo-illustrated article; Jay Rockefeller May Make it - photo-illustrated article; Robert Taft vs. Howard Metzenbaum; Ban... View more info

Riverine Force (Illustrated History of the Vietnam War)

By: Forbes, John

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Bantam: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23305350

ISBN: 0553343173

Condition: Good


0553343173 158 pages. Light wear to covers. Wonderfully illustrated with black and white photos plus some colour. "Denying Charlie the Mekong Delta was a nightmare task assigned to the men of the hastily assembled Brown Water Navy. Using every conceivable coastal craft, including converted Boston Whalers, and Hovercraft, they took the Viet Cong on at their own game in a bizarre and savage war where every turning could conceal an ambush or a submerged mine." - from the back cover. View more info

Image for Maclean's Magazine, 5 November 1966 *Frank Sinatra Cover Photo*

Maclean's Magazine, 5 November 1966 *Frank Sinatra Cover Photo*

By: Foster, Pam Hyatt; Locke, Jeannine; Fraser, Blair; Edmonds, Alan; Carr, Emily; Frayne, Trent; Carroll, Joy; Kieran, Sheila H.; Robert, Marika; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 146C7000

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features and articles include: How Regina's Courts Favoured Segregation - Ingrid Bintner can't enroll in a local public school because she's a Roman Catholic; How LSD Saved My Marriage, by Pam Hyatt Foster; The Hawks lost, but Rhodesia may yet defeat the Doves - Canada rescued the Commonwealth - but was it worth the trouble?; How Canadian wonder boy, film director Sidney Furie, "tamed" Frank Sinatra; The Private World of Emily Carr; Montreal Canadiens' goalie Gump (Lorne) Worsley - The Has-been who doesn't know enough to stop being better than anybody - with photos; The Hou... View more info

Cambodia - the Widening War in Indochina

By: Grant, Jonathan; Moss, Laurence; Unger, Jonathan

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, Washington Square Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23305347

Condition: Fair


355 pages with index. A comprehensive analysis of the latest and most dramatic escalation of the war in southeast Asia. Includes articles by Noam Chomsky and Norodom Sihanouk. Contents yellowed. Owner's name 2x inside front cover. Occasional pen markings inside. View more info

Image for Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, December (Dec.) 1962, Number 12, Volume 46 - The Life of LtGen Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) Part II

Marine Corps Gazette - Professional Magazine for United States Marines, December (Dec.) 1962, Number 12, Volume 46 - The Life of LtGen Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) Part II

By: Hart, Capt B. H. Liddell; Arsenault, Col Albert; Jones, Maj Charles F.; Davis, Burke; Weller, Jac; Landers, James H.; Sklarewitz, Norman

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Marine Corps Association: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4347

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Use Your Rifle - For Strength - 12 exercises using your rifle; Hughes gun ordnance 2-page ad; Small Unit Operations - Counterguerrilla War - Part 7 of 7; Illustrated ad for the new 'winged' LVHX2 LCA by FMC; KKo - Indonesia's Marines; Guerrilla War Factors and Reflections - Its Theory and Practice from Clausewitz to Castro; Syllabus Training for the Infantry Battalion; Hit or Miss - putting on a green suit does not make Marines into expert marksmen; The Life of LtGen Lewis B. (Chesty) Puller, USMC (Ret.) (part 2 of 2); CHICOM - small arms and tactics - photo-illustrated ar... View more info