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Image for The Wooden World; An Anatomy of the Georgian Navy

The Wooden World; An Anatomy of the Georgian Navy

By: Rodger, N.A.M.

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: London, Collins: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011993

ISBN: 0-00-216548-1

Condition: Very Good


A hefty and impressive account of the early Navy. DJ price-clipped. Heavy book will need extra postage. 445 pp. with index. View more info

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Wingate's Raiders; An Account of the Fabulous Adventure that Raised the Curtain on the Battle for Burma

By: Rolo, Charles J.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1944

Seller ID: 010815

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth on boards. Price-clipped DJ edgeworn. Endpaper maps. "The New Lawrence." 197 pp. View more info

Military Uniforms; Uniformes Militaires

By: Ross, David

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Saint John, New Brunswick Museum: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 012496

ISBN: 0-919326-06-4

Condition: Very Good


The author was Director of the New Brunswick Museum at date of publication. Uniforms shown are from the museum's collection. 87 pp. View more info

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Dress Regulations for the Officers of the Canadian Militia; Militia Department 1907

By: Ross, David and Chartrand, Rene

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: Ottawa, S.E. Dawson, King's Printer: 1907

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010298

Condition: Very Good


Photo cover trade paperback. Every piece of outfit for man and horse, from the Wolseley helmet in white to a horseshoe case. 124 pp. View more info

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Saint John Fortifications 1630-1956

By: Sarty, Roger/ Knight, Doug

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., Goose Lane Editions: 2003

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 012281

ISBN: 978-0-86492-373

Condition: Near Fine


The story of structures built to defend what is now Saint John, from building Fort La Tour in 1632 to the disbanding of the militia coast artillery unit in 1956. 117 pp. View more info

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Ballads of American Bravery (Silver Series of English and American Classics)

By: Scollard, Clinton (Ed.)

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Silver, Burdett and Company: 1900

Seller ID: 003543

Condition: Very Good


Original greyish-tan cloth with green decoration and lettering on boards. All the traditional poems with bravery as a theme, plus some less well-known. Biographical notes and commentary. 230 pp. View more info

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U.S. Army Register, Vol. III; Retired Lists

By: Secretary of the Army

Price: $75.00 USD

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Department of the Army: 1969

Seller ID: 006542

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Original official trade paperback. Previous owner's name and brief notes. Explanatory Notes, Retirements Codes, Section 1- United States Army Retired List, Section 2 - Army of the United States Retired List, Section 3 - Temporary Disability Retired List, Section 4 - Emergency Officers Retired List, Section 5 - Losses to the Retired Lists. 398 pp. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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The Rally of the Empire

By: Singh, Pocock, Cooper, & Wallace (Contrib.)

Price: $70.00 USD

Publisher: London, Newnes: 1914

Seller ID: 005614

Condition: Fair to Good


Original red cloth on boards showing a mounted rider with lance. Cover faded. First 10 pp. have been re-attached out of line. Two-inch break at head of joints front and back. Marvelous portraits of soldiers from Indian, Canadian, Australian, South African, and Scottish regiments rallied to join the fight in 1914. Camels, horses, and humans were the motive power except for one photo of a review by the Queen in a motor car. Four well-illustrated articles, each about 30 ... View more info

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From the Victorian Era to the Space Age

By: Slader, Lt.-Col. E.M.

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., New Brunswick Historical Society: 1973

Seller ID: 009312

Condition: Very Good


Original beige softcover, stapled. Saint John native records his life in the city and in the military during two world wars. 212 pp. plus Index. Finger soil to cover and minor damage base of spine. No writing except date inside front cover. View more info

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Sea Power in the Nuclear Age

By: Sokol, Anthony E.

Price: $26.00 USD

Publisher: Washington, D.C., Public Affairs Press: 1961

Seller ID: 000551

Condition: Good


Original blue cloth on boards, no DJ. Modest corner bumping and wear; inscription. 268 pp. View more info

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The North and the South; At Antietam and Gettysburg

By: Spear, William E.

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Boston, MAss., Self-published: 1908

Edition: First

Seller ID: 009106

Condition: Very Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. Very good, except title lettering rubbed away. No marks. The most incomprehensible volume I have encountered to date. Greater and more determined minds than mine might find worth in reading it. I found that it was summarized by, and its more complete reading could have been sacrificed for, its last paragraph. 171 pp. View more info

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For Want of a Horse; Being a Journal of the Campaigns Against the Americans in 1776 and 1777 Conducted from Canada, By an Officer Who Served with Lt. Gen. Burgoyne

By: Stanley, Lt. Col. George F. G. (Ed.)

Price: $150.00 USD

Publisher: Sackville, N.B., The Tribune Press Limited: 1961

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 003163

Condition: Very Good


Original maroon cloth on boards. Inscribed to Dr. James Graham and signed by the editor on front endpaper when Stanley was Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick in 1985. Laid in are: presentation letter from the Office of the Lieutenant-Governor with envelope (the postage stamp has been removed), and Dr. Graham's full-page typed letter of acknowledgement with various personal comments related to Lt.-Gov. Stanley. The editor concludes that Burgoyne lost his campaign bec... View more info

Ships Mean Life

By: Strange, Commander William

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Toronto, Navy League of Canada: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012745

Condition: Good to Very Good


Outlines the organization, and gives examples of large and small craft, including H.M.S. King George V, cruisers, and the little ships, as well as a chapter on the merchant seamen. Pasted inside the rear cover is a news photo of H.M.S. Uganda, Canada's first cruiser. 64 pp. View more info

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3 Troop

By: Sullivan, Captain (ret.) C. Malcolm

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Saint John, N.B., Self-published: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: 012091

ISBN: 0-9683384-0-2

Condition: New


Original new trade paperback. A fighting unit of a Canadian (Ontario) Tank Squadron in Italy and Holland. In storage since publication. Clean and odorless. 195 pp. plus three detailed appendices. Signed by the author. View more info

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Holiday Sailor

By: Tackline

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hollis and Carter: 1945

Edition: First Published in 1945

Seller ID: 000393

Condition: Very Good


Original blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine only. DJ has three small missing portions at bottom and taped repairs inside(See scan). Still very good, with P.O.N. the only book fault. "What kind of life are the men in the Navy leading? For just a brief space it lifts the curtain upon life on the lower deck as seen by a raw recruit, and against the dramatic background of the war 'Tackline' shows the human scene which unfolds itself from day to day." - DJ. 20... View more info

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The Boys' Camp Manual; A Handbook of Military and All-Round Training

By: Taylor, Charles K.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., Century: 1917

Edition: First, Not Stated

Seller ID: 000654

Condition: Very Good


Original yellow cloth decorated in black and blue on boards, no DJ. Lots of photos to illustrate this gung-ho manual of physical training and discipline, from how to build a camp cot to "right shoulder arms." Hinges re-glued. 236 pp. View more info

Image for US Navy Carrier Aircraft Colors; Units, Colours,Markings, and Operations During World War 2

US Navy Carrier Aircraft Colors; Units, Colours,Markings, and Operations During World War 2

By: Thomas, Geoff

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Surrey, England, Air Research Publications: 1989

Edition: First(No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 011194

ISBN: 1-871187-03-6

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth on boards. 1940-45 period. Users of this book can use it to decipher symbols used by various units, to identify units, aircraft carriers, and even the actual battle being fought. A history of the air war at sea and details of Task Forces in the Pacific. No writing or damage. 96 pp. View more info

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The Book of History; The World's Greatest War, Volume XIV

By: Thompson, Holland (Ph.D.)

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Educational Book Co., Limited: 1921

Seller ID: 010649

Condition: Good


Blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. School library stamp. Pp. 650-850 light ly wrinkled. 737 pp., approx. View more info

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Clash of the Carriers; The True Story of the Mariana Turkey Shoot of World War II

By: Tillman, Barrett

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: N.Y., New American Library/Caliber: 2005

Seller ID: 008396

Condition: Near Fine


Original black paper boards. No writing or damage. Describes a day in June, 1944, in which American pilots destroyed over 300 Japanese planes in 8 hours. Foreword by Stephen Coonts raises grave questions as to America's ability to duplicate this feat should it become necessary again. 348 pp. View more info

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The Naval Chronicle; The Contemporary Record of the Royal Navy at War Volume IV 1807-1810

By: Tracy, Nicholas (Ed.)

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Mechanicsburg, Pa., Stackpole Books: 1999

Edition: First North American Edition Stated

Seller ID: 011889

ISBN: 0-8117-1108-0

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth on boards. No writing or damage. DJ protected by mylar wrap. Indexed in Volume V. 407 pp. View more info