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The Great War, 1914-1918  Essays on the Military, Political and Social History of the First World War, Adams, R. J. Q.
1 Adams, R. J. Q. The Great War, 1914-1918 Essays on the Military, Political and Social History of the First World War
New, no defects. Dust jacket protected by fresh mylar sleeve. . Ten essays on World War One, Index. . Williams-Ford Texas A&M University Military History Series Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 208 pages. T1 Texas A & M University Press 1990 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover New in New dust jacket 31036 
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Clay County's Answer: 1917-1919:  An Authentic Review of Clay Country's Participation in the World War, American Legion
2 American Legion Clay County's Answer: 1917-1919: An Authentic Review of Clay Country's Participation in the World War
Cloth covers are rubbed and worn at extremities. Embossed gilt eagle and title on front cover, covers have several scrapes and scratches. Both hinges are cracked, binding otherwise tight, pages clean. Some handwritten notes on ffep, but otherwise the pages are clean and bright. Printed on coated paper, filled with high-quality b/w photos. . This book reviews everything that Clay County, Indiana, did in the last two years of World War One, after The United States entered the war, nearly a hundred years ago. This includes a highly detailed listing and discussion of the young men and officers who fought, and of those who died, including photos of each. It also includes work done at home to aid the war effort, including victory loans, food conservation measures, service performed by women towards the war effort, mines and mining efforts, and much more. Invaluable for genealogical research in Clay county, which includes the towns of Brazil, Carbon, Center Point, Clay City, Harmony, Knightsville and Staunton. . 4to - 11" to 13" tall. 336 pages. T7 American Legion 1919 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 20419 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Mussolini: the Wild Man of Europe, Bond, John
3 Bond, John Mussolini: the Wild Man of Europe
Frontispiece, 39 photos. Black buckram cover, photo plate of Mussolini tipped on front cover, gilt on spine is dulled but still quite readable. Binding very tight and square, pages clean. . Biography of Mussolini, concentrating on his adult life and rise to power. Published before the rise of Hitler, the Third Reich and World War Two. Illustrated with photos, this is the first edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 206 pages. D6 Washington, D. C. . Washington, D. C. Independent Publishing Co. 1929 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 12850 
Price: 16.50 USD
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The Major, Connor, Ralph & F. Rogers
4 Connor, Ralph & F. Rogers The Major
Spine is somewhat faded, gilt is dulled. Owner name neatly penned to first endpaper, no other defects. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 383 pages. U3 George H. Doran Company 1917 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good 31305 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Outlook, Published Weekly with Illustrations: Vol. 110, No. 3 May 19, 1915. The Lusitania Massacre: What Shall America Do?, Editors, The Outlook
5 Editors, The Outlook The Outlook, Published Weekly with Illustrations: Vol. 110, No. 3 May 19, 1915. The Lusitania Massacre: What Shall America Do?
Edges of paper covers are sunned and frayed; textblock has no defects. . An especially interesting issue of this weekly news magazine. The Lusitania was sunk by a German U-boat, provoking an American outrage that is reflected in the pages of this issue, and probably did more than any other single event to propel the United States to enter the First World War. 1195 passengers and crew perished, including 123 Americans. Also in this issue are articles on Japan and China, focusing on Japan's "Monroe Doctrine, " Theodore Roosevelt's libel suit, lasting two months and eventually exonerating him, a summary of events in the war, including several full-page b/w photos, an essay on Billy Sunday, an article entitled, "Why Mexico is a Thorn in our Side, " many pages of fascinating ads, both personal and commercial, and more. . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 55 pages. J6 The Outlook, Inc. 1915 Softcover Good with no dust jacket 23271 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Spy Catchers of the U. S. Army in the War with Japan: the Unfinished Story of the Counter Intelligence Corps, Edwards, Duval A.
6 Edwards, Duval A. Spy Catchers of the U. S. Army in the War with Japan: the Unfinished Story of the Counter Intelligence Corps
Book is Like New. Pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . A detailed history of the CIC, which, according to the author, provides a great deal of previously unpublished information. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED by the author on the half-title page. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 312 pages. Signed by Author. D4 Red Apple Publishing 1994 1880222140 / 9781880222140 1st Edition Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 29093 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Le Socialisme Francais:   de L'Affaire Dreyfus a la Grande Guerre, Fiechter, Jean-Jacques
7 Fiechter, Jean-Jacques Le Socialisme Francais: de L'Affaire Dreyfus a la Grande Guerre
Book is bound in glossy card covers, worn and lightly bumped corners, creased spine, bookplate of former owner mounted on verso of front cover. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Includes fold-out tables and charts. Text is in French. . Etudes d'Histoire Economique, Politique et Sociale Series. Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 290 pages. C6 Genève. Genève Librairie Droz 1965 1st Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 28964 
Price: 30.00 USD
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1918: the Unexpected Victory, Johnson, J. H.
8 Johnson, J. H. 1918: the Unexpected Victory
Jacket is a little creased at edges, no other defects, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book has no defects; pages are crisp, tight, appears unread. . The last year of World War One, and its unexpected end. A handsome copy. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 208 pages. G6 Arms and Armour Press 1998 1854093460 / 9781854093462 Reprint Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 17818 
Price: 7.50 USD
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Sanitation in War, Lelean, P S
9 Lelean, P S Sanitation in War
Some scuffing and odd area of light staining to the blue cloth covers, bright gilt titles to spine. Two owner stamps on endpapers; War Service Library bookplate to front pastedown, but no stamps, spine label, or card pocket indicating ex-library status. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Book is undated but the second British edition was published in 1917, according to LC. Topics covered include water and water supplies, new ideas in field sanitation, conservancy in the field, medical organization in the field, the role of insects in war, and more. With 54 illustrations. . 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 269 pages. E6 Philadelphia. Philadelphia P. Blakiston, Son & Company [1917] 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good 25088 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Battle for the Bundu  The First World War in East Africa, Miller, Charles
10 Miller, Charles Battle for the Bundu The First World War in East Africa
No defects in book, dust jacket has very slight and faint creasing to edges, now protected by fresh mylar sleeve. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked, appears unread. . History of World War One in East Africa, the setting for the movie The African Queen. Includes bibliography, index. A beautiful copy of the first edition. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 384 pages. A1 MacMillan Publishing Co. 1974 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 31409 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Her Privates We, Private #19022 [Manning, Frederic]
11 Private #19022 [Manning, Frederic] Her Privates We
One of the greatest accounts of trench warfare in WWI. The cover has a photo of soldiers climbing out of a trench on a red background. There is slight edge rubbing and a small tear (1/8") on the back cover with accompanying minor crease. The wraps are otherwise uncreased, including the spine; the pages are very slightly yellowed but are tight and clean; the book appears unread. Overall, a beautiful copy. 255 pages. . First Berkley edition of this classic. . Mass Market PB. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. G6 New York. New York Berkley Medallion Books 1964 1st Edition. 1st Printing Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 13822 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Ramsey Milholland, Tarkington, Booth
12 Tarkington, Booth Ramsey Milholland
This is the first state of the first printing. Brown cloth-covered boards with black titles to front cover and spine, rubbing and light wear to extremities, several tiny tears to extremities of spine, moderate bump to bottom corners. Two former owners have added their names to the front pastedown and first endpaper. Inside, binding is tight, pages are clean with small stains to a few pages. Book has obviously been read on numerous occasions. . Ramsey is a Penrod-like boy who ends up enlisting in the U. S. Army to fight in World War I. A decent copy of the first state. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. D2 Doubleday, Page & Company 1919 1st Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 29033 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States:  The Paris Peace Conference 1919. Volume XIII, U. S. Department Of State & U. S. Government Printing Office
13 U. S. Department Of State & U. S. Government Printing Office Papers Relating to the Foreign Relations of the United States: The Paris Peace Conference 1919. Volume XIII
Spine slightly faded, mild corner bumps, pages slightly yellowed. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Hardback book bound in reddish-brown buckram. . This is the last volume of the 13 volumes dealing with the Paris Peace Conference and the Treaty of Versailles, ending World War One. It provides the full text of the treaty with voluminous Notes interspersed throughout. The portions of the treaty text were printed with a printed vertical rule in the margins, making it easier to separate the treaty text from the notes. Volume 13 only (1018 pages). . Small 4to 9" - 11" tall. 1018 pages. F4 Washington DC. Washington DC Department of State 1947 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 25263 
Price: 40.00 USD
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When Johnny Comes Marching Home, Wecter, Dixon
14 Wecter, Dixon When Johnny Comes Marching Home
Dust jacket has small chips nad tears, rubbing, sunned spine, soiled back panel. Still attractive, now protected by clear mylar sleeve. Book is bumped at head and foot of spine, bound in orange cloth in excellent condition. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. Published in 1944 and printed with wartime paper, pages are slightly darkened. . Book deals with the important question of what should be done for the brave soldiers who return home after a war, perhaps with devastating physical or emotional injuries. Four American wars are considered in depth: the American Revolution, the Civil war, World War One, and the soon-to-be-over World War Two. Fascinating reading and extremely timely. This is the 1944 edition, later printing. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 588 pages. F4 Houghton Mifflin 1944 1st Edition. Later Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 29549 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Biplanes and Bombsights: British Bombing in World War I, Williams, George K
15 Williams, George K Biplanes and Bombsights: British Bombing in World War I
No defects; binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 312 pages. L3 Air University Press 1999 Softcover Fine with no dust jacket 26395 
Price: 15.00 USD
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On Her Their Lives Depend: Munitions Workers in the Great War, Woollacott, Angela
16 Woollacott, Angela On Her Their Lives Depend: Munitions Workers in the Great War
Illustrated card covers are slightly rubbed at edges, small corner crease to front cover. No other defects; pages are clean and crisp, the binding is tight and square; book appears unread. . A scholarly study with bibliography, index, b/w illustrations. Very nearly As New. . Trade PB. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. 256 pages. E3 University of California Press 1994 0520085027 / 9780520085022 1st Edition Softcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 29316 
Price: 11.50 USD
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The Black Cat Squadron: Night Bombing in World War I, Wynn, Humphrey
17 Wynn, Humphrey The Black Cat Squadron: Night Bombing in World War I
Back panel of jacket is lightly rubbed, now protected with acid-free polyester sleeve. Book has no defects. Pages are crisp, tight, book appears unread. . "The true story of 2/Lt. Leslie Blacking, a nineteen-year-old pilot sent to serve with the 207 Squadron on the Western Front during the summer of 1918." Black cloth cover. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. F2 Washington DC. Washington DC Smithsonian Institution Press 1990 1st US Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 13356 
Price: 16.50 USD
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With the Battle Cruisers, Young, Filson
18 Young, Filson With the Battle Cruisers
No defects; pages are clean and crisp, binding is tight; book appears unread. . Reprint of a work originally published in 1921. A beautiful copy. . Classics of Naval Literature Series. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 295 pages. G5 US Naval Institute Press 1986 087021795x / 9780870217951 Reprint Hardcover Fine with no dust jacket 25698 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Education before Verdun, Zweig, Arnold
19 Zweig, Arnold Education before Verdun
All four corners of jacket are slightly clipped, but price is intact. Jacket has very light edgewear, now protected with acid-free polyester cover. Book has front hinge starting (2") and bumped corner. Binding is tight, pages are clean and unmarked. . Classic WWI novel. Endpapers are maps, two small ink spots at top edge of front endpaper. This is the sequel to The Case of Sergeant Grischa. A handsome copy, jacket protected by polyester film cover. This is the first English edition. It IS NOT a book club edition; price on jacket is $2.50. . 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 447 pages. S2 NY. NY Viking 1936 1st American Edition. 1st Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 19614 
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