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Heroes Without Honour

By: Eckhardt, Kurt

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Moat Hall 004330/Magread Limited, 1980

Edition: First Edition

Fiction. Two brothers, one a committed SS officer, the other a weary tank commander, are on a collision course. 224 pages. Mild edgewear, thin scratches, impressions. View more info

With My Little Eye

By: Edlmann, E.G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, The Adventurers Club, 1961

Edition: 1st Adventurers Club edition

The author relates his experiences with British Intelligence during the Second World War, and offers his views on espionage in general. 240 pages, dust jacket illustration by Eisner. View more info

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At Them With the Bayonet

By: Featherstone, Donald

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, New English Library (NEL) 01675, 1974

Edition: 1st NEL edition

Military History No. 3. "A story of bravery, stupidity and treachery played out under the blazing sun of the Punjab." 174 pages + 2 pages of advertisements for other NEL titles, illustrated w/in-text maps. Tanning, light general wear. Internally tight and clean. View more info

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The Feather Men

By: Fiennes, Ranulph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Signet 74550, 1992

Edition: 7th printing

"In the years between 1977 and 1990, a group of hired assassins known as the Clinic tracked down and killed four British soldiers, one at a time. Two of the victims were ex-SAS. All fiour had fought in the Arabian desert./The Feather Men were recruited to hunt the Clinic. Without their intervention more soldiers would have died. At the end of their operation they asked Ranulph Fiennes, one of the world's best-known explorers and himself a former SAS officer, to t... View more info

HEART OF OAK, A Pictorial History of the Royal Canadian Navy

By: Foster, J.A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Agincourt, Methuen Publications, 1985

Edition: First Edition

"A pictorial tribute to the courage and dedication of the Royal Canadian Navy on the occasion of its 75th anniversary."; Foreword by Rear Admiral William M. Landymore; blue cloth, 143 pgs., illustrated; strong bump to bottom spine, slight smoky aroma; dj w/sunned spine, some dampstaining to bottom edge, impressions, vertical crease to front flap; View more info

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Shabby Eagles

By: Gaston, Bill

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Fleetway Thriller Library/FTL 16, 1977

Edition: 1st thus

Originally published in hardcover in 1973 by Robert Hale & Co. From the front end paper: "The pilots of Wing Commander Straven's Flying Foreign Legion came from a dozen different countries and for a dozen different reasons. They sought money, excitement and even revenge -- but most of them only found a place to die." Sunned spine/left edge of front cover, corne wear, general handling wear. View more info

Tribute to Maple Ridge Veterans (signed)

By: Graham, Stan, with Dot (Blaney) MacElwain

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Maple Ridge, Privately published, 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

1 of 1,000 copies published to honour the war-time contributions and sacrifices of thirty people connected in one way or another with the small New Brunswick community of Maple Ridge, in both World Wars and in Korea. 200 pages, illustrated. Mild general wear. View more info

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The Invisible War-Plane

By: Grahame-White, Claude, and Harry Harper

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London & Glasgow & Bombay, Blackie & Son,

No date (1915). "A Tale of Air Adventure in the Great Campaign." Illustrated cloth, 272 pages. All six illustrations called for are present, although some are not bound in at the pages indicated in the list of illustrations. A couple are loose, and one has the top 1.5" torn off. Worn corners/spine ends, some cover soil, some soiling/tanning to edges, previous owner's name to front pastedown, front hinge split. View more info

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ALL TIGERS, NO DONKEYS, A Canadian Soldier in Croatia, 1994-1995 (signed)

By: Grant, Kurt

Price: $40.00

Publisher: St. Catharines, Vanwell Publishing,

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Grant "describes the inner workings of the military as he saw it during his tour of duty as a reservist with 1 RCR, as part of UNPROFOR to CANBAT One, Croatia during 1994-95. Grant's candid descriptions take us into the horrors of a war torn country, the tensions of keeping peace between bitter enemies, and the daily routine of life in a military camp." This copy signed by Grant, on title page. 320 pages, illustrated. Moderate edgewear. Internally tight and ... View more info

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THE BATTLE OF THE ST. LAWRENCE, The Second World War in Canada (signed)

By: Greenfield, Nathan M.,

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, HarperCollins Publishers / Harper Collins, 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

The story of World War II battles in the St. Lawrence River, which resulted in the deaths of almost 300 Canadian men, women and children. Signed by Greenfield, on title page. Grey cloth w/silver spine lettering, 287 pages (including sources, notes index), illustrated. Longish bump to top edge of front cover, previous owner's name/address whited out at top right corner of front end paper, in dust jacket w/impressions. View more info

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Kommando Reichsfuhrer Himmler

By: Hassel, Sven

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Paris, Presses de la Cite, 1972

Edition: 1st French-language edition

French-language edition of one of a popular and controversial Danish writer's unique war novels. Blue cloth, 250 pages. Slant, wear to corners/spine ends, some cover soil, in edgeworn dust jacket w/several short edge tears, impressions/scratches. View more info

FLORIDA'S ARMY, Militia/State Troops/National Guard 1565-1985

By: Hawk, Robert

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Englewood, Pineapple Press, 1986

Edition: First Edition

"A comprehensive history of the Florida National Guard, the oldest Militia tradition in America," traced "from its beginning more than 400 years ago in St. Augustine, a small outpost on the fringe of the Spanish Empire." Half red cloth, black boards w/silver crest, silver spine lettering, 285 pages (including Appendices, Selected Bibliography), illustrated. Bumped/worn corners/spine ends, mild edge soil, hinges beginning, in edgeworn dust jacket w/impress... View more info

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They Were So Young (signed)

By: Hawkins, Ronald F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Woodstock, Privately Published, 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Hawkins, on title page

From the back cover: "A record intended as a tribute to the young Canadians who volunteered for active service," during World War II. These are "Real life experiences related directly from the mouth of the service man. Voices from the past, non record for family and our national heritage. Eager and determined -- they were mere boys one month, trained sailors, soldiers and air men the next." Inscription reads, "To Philip/From/Ron Hawkins/Protect T... View more info

Truce Tent and Fighting Front

By: Hermes, Walter G.

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Washington, Office of the Chief of Military History, 1966

Edition: First Edition

The second of five volumes in the publisher's 'United States Army in the Korean War' series, covering the war's last two years and dealing with "the seemingly interminable armistice negotiations and the violent but sporadic fighting at the front." Foreword by Hal. C. Pattison. Black cloth w/gilt decoration to front cover, gilt spine lettering, 571 pages (including Bibliographical Note, List of Abbreviations, List of Code Names, Basic Military Map Symbols, and Ind... View more info

THE VIRGINIA CAMPAIGN OF '64, The Army of the Potomac and The Army of the James

By: Humphreys, Andrew A.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Jack Brussel,

Edition: Facsimile edition

#14 in the "Campaigns of the Civil War" series. 245 pages. Rubbing, reading crease, slant, general wear. View more info