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30TH INFANTRY COMBAT COMPANY (PROV.), FORT BENNING, GEORGIA, 3RD INFANTRY DIVISION

By: United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 30th.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Army & Navy Publishing Company, 1956


Unpaginated (approx. 92p.) Cover corners worn. B&w photographs. (11-3/8"x8-3/4") View more info

A LONG LINE OF SHIPS: MARE ISLAND'S CENTURY OF NAVAL ACTIVITY IN CALIFORNIA

By: Lott, Arnold S.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Annapolis, United States Naval Institute, 1954


xiv, 268p. Cover corners bumped, jacket has a 3" tear and moisture stain on top with smaller tears and chips to edges. History of the first naval base on the Pacific Coast. Includes a list of ships build at the shipyard and employees with years of service. Jacket design by Alice Harth. B&w illustrations and 40 leaves of b&w photo plates. (10"x7") View more info

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ANCHORS AWEIGH (VOL. VII, TRANSIENT PERSONNEL, SHOEMAKER, CALIFORNIA, U.S. NAVY)

By: U.S. Naval Training and Distribution Center (Shoemaker, Calif.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Army & Navy Publishing Company of Louisiana, [1944]


99p. Cover corners worn. B&w photographs. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. View more info

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BASIC FIELD MANUAL. UNARMED DEFENSE FOR THE AMERICAN SOLDIER, FM 21-150

By: United States. War Department

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Government Printing Office, 1942


315p. Wraps creased, text block separating from wraps at bottom. B&w photographs. (6-3/4"x4-1/4") View more info

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CHARLIE TWO SHOES AND THE MARINES OF LOVE COMPANY

By: Peterson, Michael & David Perlmutt

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press, 1998

Edition: First Edition


[xvi], 214p. 1st printing. The story of an eleven-year-old Chinese boy befriended by the Love Company of the Marines who were sent to China in 1945 shortly after the end of World War II, and their efforts, decades later, to help bring Charlie and his family to America. Includes bibliography. 12 leaves of b&w photo plates. (9-1/8"x6-1/8") View more info

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CRUISE MANUAL FOR MIDSHIPMEN CRUISES

By: Hill, H.W. & U.S. Naval Academy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Annapolis, U.S. Naval Academy, 1952


60p. Staples oxidized, back soiled, spine torn and wraps creased. Created for "the information and guidance of personnel concerned while engaged in training cruises for Midshipmen during the summer of 1952." (8-3/8"x5-1/2") View more info

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DAVID GLASGOW FARRAGUT: ADMIRAL IN THE MAKING

By: Lewis, Charles Lee

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, United States Naval Institute, 1941

Edition: (1st Edition)


xiv, 372p. Former owner's name on front endpaper, leave 89-90 dog-eared, cover corners lightly worn, top pages edges have pen marks, jacket edges and spine sunned with small tear to top back edge and small chips to corners. Includes bibliography. 16 b&w plates. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

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DAVID GLASGOW FARRAGUT: OUR FIRST ADMIRAL

By: Lewis, Charles Lee

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, United States Naval Institute, 1943

Edition: (1st Edition)


xiv, 513p. Former owner's name on front endpaper, cover corners lightly worn, bottom back cover edges worn, jacket rubbed with corners and top and bottom of spine chipped and spine sunned. Includes bibliography. 18 b&w plates. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

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DIXIE RAIDER: THE SAGA OF THE C.S.S. SHENANDOAH

By: Morgan, Murray

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton & Co., 1948

Edition: First Edition, Stated


336p. 8vo – over 7¾" – 9¾" tall. Cover corners bumped with gray covering scraped off in spots and edges worn, jacket has small chips and tears to edges. Includes bibliography. B&w illustrations and 8 plates. View more info

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Gunfire in Barbary: Admiral Lord Exmouth's Battle with the Corsairs of Algiers in 1816 the Story of the Suppression of White Christian Slavery

By: Perkins, Roger; K.J. Douglas-Morris

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Havant, Hampshire, UK, Kenneth Mason, 1982


200p. Jacket edges lightly worn. Includes bibliography. B&w illustrations and photographs. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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HEAVEN HIGH, HELL DEEP, 1917-1918

By: Archibald, Norman

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Albert & Charles Boni, 1935

Edition: (1st Edition)

Inscription: Signed


350p. Signed by author on title page. Cover edges and spine sunned, book store label on front pastedown. B&w illustrations. (8-3/4"x5-7/8") View more info

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HORNETS OVER KUWAIT

By: Stout, Jay A.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Naval Institute Press, 1997


x, 244p. 3rd printing (2000) Dent on top back cover edge, brown spots on top page edges. Stout, a Marine F/A-18 pilot, chronicles his experiences flying against the Iraqis during Desert Storm. B&w photographs. (9-1/8"x6-1/4") View more info

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INSHORE HEROES: THE STORY OF H.M. MOTOR LAUNCHES IN TWO WORLD WARS

By: Granville, Wilfred & Robin A. Kelly

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, W.H. Allen, 1961


320p. Former price tag on front endpaper, cover corners bumped, price clipped jacket has large chips to top and bottom of spine and holes on spine. A "comprehensive survey of the little ships in two world wars--and in peace" of the British coastal forces. Includes bibliography. Jacket design by Alan Plummer. B&w maps and 6 leaves of b&w photo plates. (8-3/4"x5-3/4") View more info

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LES AMÉRICAINS Á NANTES ET SAINT-NAZAIRE, 1917-1919 (ANNALES LITTÉRAIRES DE L'UNIVERSITÉ DE NANTES, FASCICEILE 4)

By: Nouailhat, Yves-Henri; Preface by Paul Bois

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Paris, Les Belles Lettres, 1972


250p. Cover corners worn with bottom front corner torn, pages edges and endpaper have brown spots, light underlining and marks on text, a few pages dog eared. Includes bibliography. Text in French. B&w illustrations and photographs. (9-1/2"x6-1/8") View more info

MARINES DON'T CRY: THE TRUE STORY OF A FEW GOOD MEN

By: Hoban, Francis J.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Long Beach, California, Seaside Printing Co., 1985

Inscription: Signed


[162p.] Signed by author on page following title page. View more info