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The Kettenkrad: Sd.Kfz.2-Type Hk-101

By: ABEL, Friedhelm

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Schiffer Pub Ltd: 1991

Edition: First American Printing

Seller ID: 040529

ISBN: 0887403158

Condition: About 'As New'


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. View more info

Curious Cage: A Shanghai Journal 1941-1945 (SIGNED)

By: ABKHAZI, Peggy

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Sono Nis Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30345

ISBN: 0919462898

Condition: VG


While in a Japanese internment camp during World War II, the British author kept a journal which records the routine of camp life. Edited and with an introduction by S.W. Jackman. 143 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm. Interior is bright and clean. Bookplate to the half-title page. Otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, very faint crease to the spine. Card wrappers are sun-darkened. Unpacked weight, 297g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weig... View more info

Now the War is Over

By: ADDISON, Paul

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, British Broadcasting Corporation: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11458

ISBN: 0-224-02325-X

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

Messerschmitt Me109

By: AERO PUBLISHERS STAFF

Price: $6.95

Publisher: Fallbrook, CA, Aero Publishers, Inc.: 1965

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 039431

Condition: Good VG


[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. View more info

Speak for England: An Anthology of Prose and Poetry for the Forces

By: AGATE, James - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Company:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15655

Condition: VG+


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. View more info

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Der Kampf um Schlesien: 1944-1945 (German Edition)

By: AHLFEN, Hans Von

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Stuttgart, Germany, Motorbuch: 1986

Edition: 3. Lizenauflage

Seller ID: 33970

ISBN: 3879434808

Condition: Fine


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... View more info

Oxford V Handbook; Air Ministry Publication 1596E Volume 1

By: AIR MINISTRY

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Air Ministry [U. K.]: 1943

Edition: H.,Q. - 552 - 1596E - 1

Seller ID: 055310

Condition: Very Good Plus


Air Ministry Publication 1596E, Volume I. Handbook for the Oxford V - A.S. 46 'Oxford V', Pratt & Whitney R-985 Radial Engine. 116 leaves, photos, diagrams, plan views, folding plates etc. Marked 'For Official use Only'. Issued in October 1943, [300 Copies?]. Leaves are 40hole punched at the spine. Inserted into still hard boards with a cloth spine and with cord ties, Please email for further information. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well pac... View more info

Listen to Us - Aircrew Memories

By: AIRCREW ASSOCIATION VANCOUVER ISLAND BRANCH

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Victoria Publishing Company: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18947

ISBN: 0969869940

Condition: VG+


Aircrew memories, Canadians in the Air Force during WWII - both RCAF and RAF. 445 p. : ill., ports. ; 23 cm. Bright, clean interior. Small ink name to tyhe ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Both card wrappers show a little, minor wear. Unpacked weight, 715g. Postage at cost. We use both Canada Post and the USPS. View more info

General View of Japanese Military Aircraft in the Pacific War

By: AIREVIEW, Staff of

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Published for "Aireview" [by] Kanto¯-sha: 1958

Edition: Third Edition of English Text

Seller ID: 23431

Condition: Near Fine


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. View more info

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How Hitler Could Have Won World War II: The Fatal Errors That Led to Nazi Defeat

By: ALEXANDER, Bevin

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 2000

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 17529

ISBN: 0-8129-3202-1

Condition: Fine


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. View more info

One More River The Rhine Crossings of 1945

By: ALLEN, Peter

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble: 1994

Edition: New Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 2308

ISBN: 1566197473

Condition: Fine


Details the battle for the Rhineland in 1945 by British, American and Canadian troops. xiv, 320 pages, [8] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm. Book is bright and clean showing no wear. The dustjacket shows signs of minor wear. 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 509g unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as per the USPS. World rates are based on specific destination and w... View more info

Memorial Flight, 2006; Journal of Lincolnshire's Lancaster Association

By: ALLETT, Tom - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Licoln, UK, Lincolnshire's Lancaster Association: 2006

Edition: Spring 2006: No 45

Seller ID: 049438

Condition: Fiine


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. View more info

Memorial Flight, 2010; Journal of Lincolnshire's Lancaster Association

By: ALLETT, Tom - Editor

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Licoln, UK, Lincolnshire's Lancaster Association: 2010

Edition: Spring 2010: No 53

Seller ID: 049439

Condition: Fiine


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. View more info

Where Life and Death Hold Hands

By: ALLISTER, William

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039794

ISBN: 0773722688

Condition: Fine


'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 w... View more info

Wolfgang Luth: Der Erfolgreichste U-Boot-Kommandant Des Zweiten Weltkrieges

By: ALMAN, Karl

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Friedberg, Podzun-Pallas: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16406

ISBN: 3-7909-0341-8

Condition: Near Fine


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.. View more info

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The Wild Blue: The Men and Boys Who Flew the B-24's Over Germany

By: AMBROSE, Stephen A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 12755

ISBN: 0-7432-0339-9

Condition: Fine


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 View more info

Rum and Coca-Cola

By: AMSTERDAM, Morey with SULLAVAN, Jeri and BARON, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Leo Feist Inc.: 1956

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 20161

Condition: About Fine


1956 printing of the 1944 original. Inset photo of the Andrews Sisters on front cover. 5pp. Bright, clean copy, totally unmarked. About 'as new'. May be eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada, the USA and other Countries. View more info

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Sterkere enn Gestapo

By: ANNA, Tante

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Oslo, Ekko Forlag: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20855

Condition: Very Good or Better


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. 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 unpacked. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA ca... View more info

What the 'Socialism' Really Means

By: ANON

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Liverpool, WV, White Power Publications: 1976

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 21983

Condition: Very Good


A pro-Nazi explanation of the 'Socialism' in National Socialism. Original date of publication not shown, but c1940.20pp, White Power ads to inside of front & rear wraps. Rubber stamp from Church of Jesus Christ Christian, Hayden Lake, ID to front wrapper. Weight, 30g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates within Canada, and to the USA and some other Countries. Image available. View more info

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Desert Victory

By: ANON

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Britain, War Office [?]: 1942

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 32422

Condition: VG+


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. View more info