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1 ABEL, Friedhelm The Kettenkrad: Sd.Kfz.2-Type Hk-101
Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. Schiffer Pub Ltd 1991 0887403158 / 9780887403156 First American Printing Printed Card Wrappers About 'As New' Softcover Oblong Quarto 
History and description of a small, WWII, German armoured military vehicle based on a motorcycle. Schiffer military history, vol. 38.Translation of: 'Kleines Kettenkraftrad' from the original German. 47 p. : ill. ; 21 x 28 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 181g. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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2 ADDISON, Paul Now the War is Over
London British Broadcasting Corporation 1985 0-224-02325-X / 9780224023252 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A Social History of Britain 1945-1951. 223pp, photo illustrated. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding and a like dustjacket. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 605g. 
Price: 9.50 USD
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3 AERO PUBLISHERS STAFF Messerschmitt Me109
Fallbrook, CA Aero Publishers, Inc. 1965 First Edition, First Printing Printed Wraps Good VG 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Uwe Feist 
[36pp], photo illustrated, color section in center. Very clean copy internally. Stapled binding very strong. Mark on top of front cover where label [?] removed. Good copy. Weight, 136g. 
Price: 6.95 USD
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4 AGATE, James - Editor Speak for England: An Anthology of Prose and Poetry for the Forces
London Hutchinson & Company First Edition Waterproof Cloth VG+ G+ Anthology 7" Tall 
An anthology intended to appeal to the soldier, sailor and airman. Compiled by critic and journalist, Jame Agate. 253pp. Unusual waterproof, khaki cloth binding. Book is bright and clean. No wear to cloth. Previous owner's name & date on ffep. Dustjacket has some edge wear and a little staining to back panel. Weight, 250g. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Der Kampf um Schlesien: 1944-1945 (German Edition), AHLFEN, Hans Von
5 AHLFEN, Hans Von Der Kampf um Schlesien: 1944-1945 (German Edition)
Stuttgart, Germany Motorbuch 1986 3879434808 / 9783879434800 3. Lizenauflage Cloth Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾ 
Book covers an overlooked aspect of World War II in the closing months on the Eastern Front. Author Has von Ahlfen certainly knows his history since he was a commanding German general in this theater of operation which was centered in the former German province of Silesia, now part of Poland. First published in 1963. 245pp, [2] pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, maps (1 folded, color) ; 24 cm. Large, folding map attached to the rear board. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square, cloth shows no wear. Unclipped dustjacket is similar except for a 2cm closed tear to the top edge of the front panel. Weight, 615g. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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6 AIREVIEW, Staff of General View of Japanese Military Aircraft in the Pacific War
Tokyo Published for "Aireview" [by] Kanto¯-sha 1958 Third Edition of English Text Cloth, Gilt Near Fine No Dustjacket: None Issued? Hardcover 21.5cm 
Japanese military aircraft in the Pacific War. This is Volume 1 - the text in English. Volume 2 is the same but text in Japanese. OCLC Number:4414948. 127pp, not illustrated, 8pp adverts, one folding plate at back, front endpaper map. Bright, clean and unmarked. No wear to the cloth. Weight, 291g. Lettermailable where permitted. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 ALEXANDER, Bevin How Hitler Could Have Won World War II: The Fatal Errors That Led to Nazi Defeat
New York Crown Publishers 2000 0-8129-3202-1 / 9780812932027 First Edition, First Printing Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine About Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Fascinating 'what if' account of the Nazis in WWII. 337pp, photo illustrated, maps. Bright, fresh copy with a sound binding. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 740g. 
Price: 13.50 USD
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8 ALLEN, William Lusk Anzio, Edge of Disaster
New York Elsevier-Dutton 1978 0525930035 / 9780525930037 First Edition, First Printing Cloth Near Fine VG+ Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
A volume in the 'Men & Battle' series. SZXtory of the Allies struggle against Nazi Germany in central Italy in 1944. 181pp, photo illustrated, maps. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked except for owner's seal impressions to front and rear endpapers. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Price-clipped dustjacket is bright and clean with a little surface rubbing present. Weight, 438g. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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9 ALLETT, Tom - Editor Memorial Flight, 2006; Journal of Lincolnshire's Lancaster Association
Licoln, UK Lincolnshire's Lancaster Association 2006 Spring 2006: No 45 Stapled Wrappers Fiine Journal 21cm by 30cm 
Issue 45 of the Lincolnshire Lancaster Association commemorating the part played in WWII by the Lancaster Bomber and the men who flew them. 30pp, photo illustrated. Attractive glossy production. This copy belonged to a veteran of the RAF and RCAF who participated in WWII. His name, however, to the top edge of p1 has been inked-out but noted in pencil. Weight, 111g. Lettermailable where applicable. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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10 ALLETT, Tom - Editor Memorial Flight, 2010; Journal of Lincolnshire's Lancaster Association
Licoln, UK Lincolnshire's Lancaster Association 2010 Spring 2010: No 53 Stapled Wrappers Fiine Journal 21cm by 30cm 
Issue 45 of the Lincolnshire Lancaster Association commemorating the part played in WWII by the Lancaster Bomber and the men who flew them. Lartge issue, 51pp, photo illustrated. Attractive glossy production. This copy belonged to a veteran of the RAF and RCAF who's name we have noted inside in pencil. Weight, 221g. Lettermailable where applicable. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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11 ALLISTER, William Where Life and Death Hold Hands
Toronto Stoddart 1989 0773722688 / 9780773722682 First Edition Cloth Fine Fine Hardcover 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
'On Christmas Day 1941, Hong Kong fell to the Japanese. William Allister, a young Canadian, was one of 10,000 prisoners captured that day'. 245 p., [4] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm. Bright, clean copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket. Unmarked except for a gift inscription to the ffep. Otherwise, looks almost as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 550g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone. World rates based on specific destination and weight. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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12 ALMAN, Karl Wolfgang Luth: Der Erfolgreichste U-Boot-Kommandant Des Zweiten Weltkrieges
Friedberg Podzun-Pallas 1988 3-7909-0341-8 / 9783790903416 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Good VG 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
An account of the career of Germany's most successful U Boat commander during the Second World War. German language text. 288pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding and a similar dustjacket. Weight, 590g.. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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13 AMBROSE, Stephen A. The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys Who Flew the B-24's Over Germany
New York Simon & Schuster 2001 0-7432-0339-9 / 9780743203395 First Edition, First Printing Cloth, Gilt Titles Fine Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Story of the men who flew the B-24's over Europe during the Second World War. 299pp, photo illustrated. Mint copy, bright and fresh, 'as new'. Weight, 610g 
Price: 12.50 USD
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14 AMSTERDAM, Morey with SULLAVAN, Jeri and BARON, Paul Rum and Coca-Cola
New York Leo Feist Inc. 1956 Second Edition Printed Wraps About Fine  Songsheet 9" by 12" 
1956 printing of the 1944 original. Inset photo of the Andrews Sisters on front cover. 5pp. Bright, clean copy, totally unmarked. About 'as new'.  
Price: 20.00 USD
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Sterkere enn Gestapo , ANNA, Tante
15 ANNA, Tante Sterkere enn Gestapo
Oslo Ekko Forlag 1945 First Edition Cloth Boards, Gilt Titles Very Good or Better  G+ 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
An account of the the author's experiences battling the Gestapo in Norway during the Second World War. Norwegian language text. 248pp. Bright, clean interior Sound binding. Solid hinges; small break in front hinge but no weakening. Only very minor wear to cloth. Colorful dustjacket has a little edge wear mainly to top edge. Weight, 550g.  
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 ANON An Airman's Letter to His Mother
New York E. P. Dutton & Co. 1940 12th Printing, First U.S. Edition Cloth Spine, Paper Boards About Fine No Dustjacket 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall 
Published during the dramatic early stages of the Second World War, this final letter of a young Airman to his Mother, before he was lost in action, struck a poignant note with the public similar to the War poetry of the First World War. 29pp including appendix. Interior clean and bright, most signatures are still uncut. Spine firm, boards a little faded in part. Weight, 85g. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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Desert Victory, ANON
17 ANON Desert Victory
Britain War Office [?] 1942 Not Stated Stapled Wrappers VG+ Booklet 4.75" by 3.25" 
Somewhat mysteriors booklet showing no publication details at all, other than the title. Quite a substantial little booklet, unpaginated [144pp], aletrnating a full-page photograph with a page of text, white lettering on black pages. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Faint ink signature to front wrapper at top margin. Light crease to rear wrapper. Unusual and interesting with excellent photographs. Weight, 80g. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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18 ANON Front Line: The Official Story of the Civil Defense of Britain
Toronto J. M. Dent & Sons 1943 First Canadian Printing Cloth VG+ G+ Government Publication 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Hardcover edition of the 'Front Line'. 157pp, photo illustrated, illustrated endpapers. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. Bright blue cloth boards showing virtually no wear. Dustjacket has darkened spine, a little top edge wear, wear to extremities of spine. Weight, 460g. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 ANON Quebec, French Canada; Canadian Affairs Pictorial No 10 [1939-1945]
Ottawa Wartime Information Board [NFB] First Edition [presumed] Thick Paper Fine Folded Poster 92cm by 61cm 
Canadian Poster from the Second World War. From a series of Information Posters publicizing various aspects of Canada in relation to War contributions. National Film Board was involved. [We note a Collection of these posters at a leading California University]. Needs research. Poster is printed on both sides. Color, a map and info on the front; several photos on the reverse. Not graphically strong, but a genuine poster survivor at a small price. Mint condition - very bright, clean and unmarked. Original folds. Weight, 60g. Lettermail applies. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Real Photo Postcard of German Tropps on a Parade Ground in Kitzingen, 1940, ANON
20 ANON Real Photo Postcard of German Tropps on a Parade Ground in Kitzingen, 1940
Germany Publisher Unknown 1940 VG+ Real Photo Postcard 13.5 by 8.5 cm 
Real Photo Postcard of German, Third Reich toops on a parade ground in Kitzingen, Germany, near Nurenberg. Postally used, postmarked Kitzingen 14.7.40. Neat, ink message and address. 13.5 by 8.5 cm. Clean, detailed photo, near Fine. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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