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1 Blair, Clay Silent Victory The U. S. Submarine War Against Japan
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 1975 0397007531 / 9780397007530 First Edition Stated Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Thick blue cloth. Gilt lettering on the spine. A clean, tight copy. Unmarked. The dust jacket is worn around the edges. There are a number of small tears. Chipping along the upper edges and corners. Original price to the lower front flap is $24.95. Spine is very slightly sunned. In a new mylar protector. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 1072 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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2 Braisted, William Reynolds The United States Navy in the Pacific, 1909-1922
Univ of Texas Pr (1971) 0292700377 / 9780292700376 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cloth. Bumps to the lower corners, light soiling to the page edges and endpapers. Very clean interior; no underlining, names, or bookplates. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 741 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Carroll, John M. Buffalo Soldiers West
Fort Collins The Old Army Press (1971) 084881519X / 9780848815196 First Edition Leather Very Good+ Illustrated by Lorence Bjorklund Signed by Author
Full brown leather. Gilt stamping on the spine and a vignette of a horse and rider in gilt on the front. Canvas endpapers. #40/50 copies, signed by Carroll on the limitation page. Bound in is a wonderful large original drawing by Lorence Bjorklund, one of the illustrators of this book. It shows a standing horse with a Buffalo Soldier in the saddle. This drawing was only included with this limited edition. The book is in excellent condition with only very minimal wear. There are no names or bookplates. The cloth slipcase has some light rubbing at the edges and corners. Very solid. ; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 64 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 400.00 USD
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4 Christgau, John "Enemies" World War II Alien Internment
Iowa State University Press 1985 0813805589 / 9780813805580 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Red boards. Light wear at the spine ends. Signed, inscribed as follows, "To Dick, I've never had a better publisher than you, Dick! John Christgau, Nov. 17, 1985". The dust jacket has a small stain toward the lower spine; a 3/8" tear to the lower, front panel. Very good otherwise. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 187 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Fry, John USS Saratoga CV-3 An Illustrated History of the Legendary Aircraft Carrier, 1927-1946
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. 1996 076430089X / 9780764300899 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Cloth. Very well illustrated. A nearly fine copy. Slight bump to one upper corner. All else is excellent. Signed by the author with short personal inscription. The dust jacket is also nearly fine showing only minimal wear. No tears or creases. Not price clipped. ; Schiffer Military History; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 176 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Keskinen, Kalevi & Kari Stenman & Don Greer Finnish Air Force 1939-45 - Aircraft Specials series
Squadron/Signal Publications Inc. 1998 0897473876 / 9780897473873 Softcover Very Good+ 
A very clean, tight copy. Unmarked. ; 6073; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 64 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7 Kipling, Arthur L. and King, Hugh L. Head-Dress Badges of the British Army (Two Volumes)
London Muller, Blond & White 1980 0584109474 / 9780584109474 Second Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Good dust jacket 
Two large volumes. Volume two is a first edition from 1979. Volume one is the revised edition. 479 & 242pp. Photographic illustrations in black & white showing 100's of badges. In very good condition with covers showing some light wear, a few nicks, rubbing to covers. There is a 1/4" indent with board showing to the upper spine of volume one. Some soiling to the endpapers. Corners are bumped. Very tight. 1/4" tear to upper spine corner of volume two, also 1/2" tears to each of the lower spine edges. Some soiling to endpapers and page edges of volume two. Dust jackets are quite edgeworn with much chipping, wear, and soiling. In mylar protectors. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 150.00 USD
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8 Marshall, Bill Angels Bulldogs & Dragons
Mesa, Arizona Champlin Fighter Museum 1984 0912173025 / 9780912173023 First Edition Softcover Very Good- 
SIGNED on page 59, near his picture, by Captain Royce W. Priest, one of the fighter pilots. A history of the 355th Fighter Group in World War II. Includes many combat operation diaries and histories, claims and awards, second scouting force, post VE-Day, many appendices iwth campaigns, officers, and much more. Illustrated with photos, 178 pp. Book has light edgewear, some rubbing to covers,1/2" scrape on front cover with loss of paper. ; 4to; Signed by Fighter Pilot 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Mawdsley, Dean L. Cruise Books of the United States Navy in World War II A Bibliography
San Francisco Friends of San Francisco Maritime Museum Libr 2004 1889901326 / 9781889901329 Second Edition Softcover Very Good+ Signed by Author
SIGNED by Mawdsley on half title page, not inscribed. Book has slight crease at lower rear corner, tiny stain on lower text block end. ; Naval History Bibliographies; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 200 pages; Second edition of a bibliographic listing of cruise books of the U.S. Navy during World War II.; Signed by Author 
Price: 27.00 USD
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10 Mawdsley, Dean L. Cruise Books of the United States Navy in World War II A Bibliography
Friends of the San Francisco Maritime Museum Library 2004 1889901326 / 9781889901329 Second Edition Hardcover Near Fine Signed by Author
Green cloth. Signed on the half-title page by the author. Not inscribed. Bump to the upper spine end but only minimal wear otherwise. Very clean. ; Naval History Bibliographies; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 200 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 40.00 USD
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11 O'Kane, Richard H. Wahoo The Patrols of America's Most Famous World War II Submarine
Presidio Press (1987) 0891413014 / 9780891413011 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue boards. Signed by the author, without inscription, on the half title page. An excellent copy but for bumped lower corners and some very minor foxing to the page edges. The dust jacket has wear to the lower corners and very slightly to the upper corners. Not price clipped, no chips or tears. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 75.00 USD
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12 Spurr, Russell A Glorious Way to Die The kamikaze mission of the battleship Yamato, April 1945
Newmarket Press 1981 0937858005 / 9780937858004 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Half cloth and boards. Signed with short personalization by the author. Dated 1981. Foxing to the page edges. Minor amount of insect damage along the fore edge of the front free endpaper. Text is unmarked and tight. The dust jacket has only very minimal wear. Not price clipped. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Stevenson, James P. The Pentagon Paradox The Development of the F-18 Hornet
US Naval Institute Press 1993 1557507759 / 9781557507754 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
An excellent copy of the book and dust jacket. Only the most minimal wear. Signed and inscribed by the author on the title page to family members. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 445 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Stolfi, R. H. S. Hitler's Panzers East World War II Reinterpreted
Norman, OK University of Oklahoma Press 1991 0806124008 / 9780806124001 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED and inscribed by Stolfi on title page. Black cloth, a little wear at spine ends. Dust jacket has slight wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 272 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 18.00 USD
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15 Strait, Jerry L. And Sandra S. Strait Vietnam War Memorials an Illustrated Reference to Veterans Tributes Throughout the United States
Jefferson, North Carolina McFarland & Company, Inc. 1988 0899503292 / 9780899503295 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
SIGNED and inscribed by Jerry Strait on title page and signed by Sandra as well. Blue cloth with gilt lettering, a couple thin light scratches. Illustrated with photos, 226 pp.; 8 Vo.; Signed by Both Authors 
Price: 54.04 USD
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