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Image for Current Affairs, Number 47: Balkan Background, July 17th, 1943

Current Affairs, Number 47: Balkan Background, July 17th, 1943

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0407

Condition: Good


16 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, July, 1943. Contents: Talking points; Peoples of the peninsula; Land and plan; Centrefold map; The Eastern Question; The Question reopened; Nazi catspaws and victims; "Victors in Chains" - sabotage, ambush, train-wrecking. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), September (Sept.) 12, 1942 - Reconquest of the Solomon Isles By U.S. Marines

The Illustrated London News (ILN), September (Sept.) 12, 1942 - Reconquest of the Solomon Isles By U.S. Marines

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4662

Condition: Good


Pages 281-308. Features: Cover photo of General Sir Harold Alexander and Lieut.-General Bernard Montgomery - the two British military chiefs opposing Rommel; Air photo of U.S. bombers chasing German planes off the Martuba Airfield; Photos of minesweeping in the desert; Six interesting photos from the Russian Front - as seen through German eyes; Seven photos of the aftermath of the doomed Dieppe raid, including German medics tending to wounded British and Canadian troops; Photos from the front in the Desert War; Centrefold illustration of corvette pursuing a U-boat; Thirteen photos from the So... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, April (Apr.) 19, 1941 -  Cover Portrait of Squadron Leader Douglas R.S. Bader

The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, April (Apr.) 19, 1941 - Cover Portrait of Squadron Leader Douglas R.S. Bader

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4642

Condition: Good


Pages 493-524. Features: Photo of Greek Prime Minister M. Alexander Korizis; Nice one-page cutaway illustration of British No. 1 Infantry (heavy) tank Mark IIA in action; Lovely two-page illustration of Britain's womanhood as mobilised for victory in national war services - in their many uniforms; Two-pages with fifteen illustrations of the gentle art of baling out of an airplane (escape technique); Six photos of Italy's defeat and humiliation in Libya, where the Nazis have taken over; The War with Nazi Germany - The Peril in the Near East - article with map showing the German advance in Nort... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, December 13, 1947: The Pendulum Swing of Communal Violence Begins in Palestine

The Illustrated London News, December 13, 1947: The Pendulum Swing of Communal Violence Begins in Palestine

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

Price: $299.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338H0980

Condition: Fair


Pages 649- 676. Features: Cover photo of huge black plume of smoke rising from a Jerusalem cinema, mistakenly thought to be Arab owned and burned by Jews in retaliation for Arab looting; Six dramatic photos of Arab riots in Jerusalem where Britain represents the sole stable factor; Photo of the huge Consolidated Vultee military transport, the XC-99, during its first test flight; Photo inside the belly of the XC-99; Two photos of the air raid shelter, or bunker, where Hitler and Eva Braun died; Two photos of the deep water salvage submarine designed by Italian Pietro Vessena for use in Lake Com... View more info

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S. O. E. in the Far East

By: Cruickshank, Charles Greig

Price: $199.95

Publisher: U.K., Oxford Univ Pr: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 661G2909

ISBN: 0192158732

Condition: Fair


0192158732 285 pages. Index. Footnotes. Maps. Black and white photographic plates. "Describes how SOE in the Far East turned a 'subliminal somersault' by departing from its directive and concentrating on paramilitary activities rather than sabotage; and suggests that, had Mountbatten responed to this change of function by placing SOE under direct military control, its agents could have played an even more decisive part in the Allied liberation of South East Asia." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. Front free endpaper neatly removed. Above-average but not excessive wea... View more info

Image for Satan in Top Hat - The Biography of Franz Von Papen

Satan in Top Hat - The Biography of Franz Von Papen

By: Koeves, Tibor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, Alliance Book Corporation: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 554C8224

Condition: Good


359 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates, including portrait of subject. "...He is the par excellence political man who has found a complete self-expression in the practice of politics and diplomacy... Ever since his early manhood, Franz von Papen has hungered for one exclusive object: power." - from Foreword. Gilt decoration and lettering to blue cloth-covered boards. Average wear. Unmarked. Minor lean to spine. View more info

Image for The Great War - The Standard History of the World-Wide Conflict: Part 177, January 5th, 1918 -  German Espionage Unmasked

The Great War - The Standard History of the World-Wide Conflict: Part 177, January 5th, 1918 - German Espionage Unmasked

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A1481

Condition: Good


Portrait of Senhor Norton de Mattos, Portuguese Minister of War. Features: German Espionage Unmasked - a world-wide campaign of secret sabotage and murder; 6 centerfold photos of Portuguese forces; Portugal's Part in the War; War Bonds advert on back cover. Staples disintegrated. Average wear. View more info

Image for British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel./Telus) Telephone Talk: Bound Issues January/February 1939 Through November/December1940

British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel./Telus) Telephone Talk: Bound Issues January/February 1939 Through November/December1940

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $499.95

Publisher: British Columbia, British Columbia Telephone Company: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73AA1970

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

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True West Magazine, August 1981

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 821A2141

Condition: Fair


Features: The Cow Business and Joe Kirley; Riding the Rails with Hood River Blackie - Old Joe Bennett; The First Colorado Mountain Man - Jim Pursley; The Baking Soda Book - Luisa and Henry Benedict; Rice, Dice and Lichee Nuts - America was not the promised land for those who crossed the wrong ocean to get here - Chinese immigrants; Graveyard of Violence - the W.S. Ranch, just north of Alma, New Mexico; Idaho Volunteers and the Nez Perce - an uncovered report reveals how professional some local militia units could be; Licensed Murder - Captain William Byrnes; Deputy Marshal Joe Morgan of New M... View more info

Image for Kootenay Graphic-News, April 5th, 1962 - Kootenay's Lively Local Picture-News Tabloid

Kootenay Graphic-News, April 5th, 1962 - Kootenay's Lively Local Picture-News Tabloid

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Nelson, BC, Canada, Graphic-News Publishing: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 349C8808

Condition: Fair


16 pages. Features: Funding for the Kinsmen Club's new health unit; Doukhobor women denounce Stefan Sorokin and the Fraternal Council in preference to John Lebedoff; E.C. (Terry) Whitelock - His paintings of Napoleonic era uniforms win world respect - nice photo with article; Renovating the Nelson Canadian Legion; Palm Dairy gets rid of milk bottles in favour of Pure-Pak cartons; Kootenay Cadets - with photos of Mike Molloy, Harry James, Vic Young, and others; Continuing sabotage by Doukhobor radicals; Should Nelson sell the North Shore Power Line?; Dozens of wonderful local vintage ads, our ... View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance: April 7, 1941 - One Million Mobilized

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance: April 7, 1941 - One Million Mobilized

By: Pratt, William V.; Fuqua Stephen O.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dayton, Ohio, USA, Weekly Publications: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3287

Condition: Good


68 pages. Features: Nice color-photo Nash car ad inside front cover; Nice one-page two-color ad for the April 5, 1941 issue of the Saturday Evening Post features articles on the U.S. Navy and occupied Poland; Marriage of Ilona Massey to Alan Curtis; Brief obituaries for Dr. Eugene Dubois and Lawrence Hills; Nice one-page black and white photo ad for H.J. Heinz soups features happy photo scenes of soup being served; US takes dozens of foreign ships into 'protective custody' - discovery of Axis sabotage, Nazi nationals rush home; Crackdown on former Communist leaders Earl R. Browder and Richard... View more info

Image for Sabotage: It's History, Philosophy & Function

Sabotage: It's History, Philosophy & Function

By: Smith, Walker C.; London, Jack

Price: $795.00

Publisher: Chicago, Solidarity Bookshop: 1947

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 643H4107

Condition: Fair


1947 Reprint of the 1913 first edition published by the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) Publishing Bureau in Chicago. 6.75" x 5". 32 page stapled pamphlet. The printing date of 1947 suggests this copy was reprinted in response to the difficult challenges faced by America's labor movement when the troops returned home following WWII. Page 32 includes text of an endorsement by Jack London. "The object of this work is to awaken the producers to a consciousness of their industrial power. It is dedicated, not to those who advocate but to those who use sabotage." - Foreword. Unmarked wi... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, October (Oct.) 1942 - Sabotage Strangles Hitler / Great Victory Bonds Centrefold Ad  / National Selective Service Regulations

National Home Monthly Magazine, October (Oct.) 1942 - Sabotage Strangles Hitler / Great Victory Bonds Centrefold Ad / National Selective Service Regulations

By: Stewart, Dr. H.L.; Cunningham, L.A.; Trimble, A.C.; Ferris, H.T.; Marx, J. And A.; Carter, D.; Albert H.A.; Anderson, J.C.; Bayne, E.G.; Haworth, C.R.; Et al

Price: $499.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Home Publishing Company / National Home Monthly: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4786

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: Nice colour GM of Canada ad inside front cover says "25 Million Man-Hours ago", and illustrates wartime manufacture; News digest includes American attacks in the Pacific, Britain attacks at Dieppe, and Victory by Air Power?; Trans-Canada Telephone System one-page ad says "Day and Night, The Telephone is on the job for Victory"; Photo of Flt.-Lieut. H.T. Legge, D.F.C., of Calgary; Nice one-page Parker Pen ad; New Hearts for Old - article on medical advances; Hand Me Down the Moon (short story); Sabotage Strangles Hitler - photo-illustrated article with scene... View more info

Sabotage - Amatorernes Opror

By: Teglers, Hans Edvard

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Copenhagen, Denmark, Stig Vendelkaers Forlag: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 74201511

Condition: Fair


164 pages. Text in Danish. "Gestapomanden pressede utalmodigt pistolen mellem mine ribben, og vi begyndte at ga over Jernbanegade. Da vi var naet ud midt i sporvognsskinnerne, rabte jeg pludselig: Pas pa bilen! Uvilkarligt drejede manden hovedet, og i naeste nu havde jeg handen i inderlommen og skod skrat bagud gennem frakken. Jeg sorgede for at lette den venstre arm, sa jeg ikke ramte mig selv. Gestapomanden blev ramt i maven..." - from back cover. Heavily worn copy. Unmarked. Glossy illustrated covers partially separated from textblock. View more info

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The Illustrated London News - June 20, 1964

By: Various Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The London Illustrated News: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144A7240

Condition: Good


Features/Photos: Prince Edward's Debut!; A dull but close election; the Beatles' world tour; Gold Burials of Ingombe Ilede, Northern Rhodesia; Lord Beaverbrook; Photo of Nelson Mandela "Convicted of Sabotage, Sentenced for Life; Trent Bridge Cricket; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Quality copy. View more info