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The Seafarers

By: Corbett-Smith, A.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company, Limited: 1919

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003841

Condition: Good Plus


Original blue cloth on boards. An account of various aspects of WWI, with emphasis upon the role of the British Navy. No writing or damage. Age-tanned. 280 pp. with index. View more info

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Cochrane; The Real Master and Commander

By: Cordingly, David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Bloomsbury USA: 2007

Edition: First U.S. Edition Stated

Seller ID: 011887

ISBN: 1-58234-534-1

Condition: Near Fine


Black cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Kirkus Review warns "Landlubbers may find this a lengthy voyage, but devotees of yarns about brave British tars will be delighted to be aboard." 420 pp. with index. View more info

The Forgotten Soldiers; Stories from Acadian Veterans of the Second World War

By: Cormier, Ronald

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., New Ireland Press: 1992

Edition: Translated From the French

Seller ID: 012077

ISBN: 0-920483-24-8

Condition: As New


Illustrated cover paperback. Translated from the French, J'ai vecu la guerre. Personal accounts of 18 Acadian soldiers in WW II. 174 pp. View more info

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This Army; Maple Leaf Album

By: Coughlin, Bing

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Rome, Italy, No. 2 Canadian Public Relations Group: 1944

Edition: Third Printing of First Edition

Seller ID: 007243

Condition: Very Good


Original buff colour illustrated card cover, stapled. The first album of a selection of Coughlin's cartoons presented by The Maple Leaf Newspaper. Covers hand-soiled. 63 pp. View more info

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Canadian Blood; American Soil

By: Cougle, Jim

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B., The Civil War Heritage Society of Canada: 1994

Edition: First Printing Stated

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 005187

ISBN: 0969413718

Condition: Near Fine


Original beige trade paperback. It is generally agreed that at least 50,000 Canadians took sides in the American Civil War. In New Brunswick, Fredericton was considered as favouring the North, while in Saint John there was a strong sympathy for the Confederates. 60 pp. View more info

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Canadian Blood American Soil; The Story of Canada's Contribution to the American Civil War

By: Cougle, Jim

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B, Civil War Heritage Society of Canada: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 008572

Condition: Very Good


Original photo cover trade paperback. Contains the story of Emma Edmonds. 79 pp., with Bibliography. View more info

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The History of the Salvation Army (Vol. Six, 1914-1946)

By: Coutts, Frederick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Salvation Army: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 011983

ISBN: 0-89216-035-7

Condition: Very Good


Unmarked softcover copy of Vol. 6 of a 6-volume edition. SA spine sticker and bookplate. View more info

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75 th Anniversary; Naval Service of Canada (A Pictorial History)

By: Cranston, Bobby

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Halifax, 75th Anniversary Publishing Co.: 1985

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010977

ISBN: 0-9692178-0-3

Condition: Very Good


Blue composition on boards. No writing or damage. 164 pp. View more info

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Incomparable; Napoleon's 9th Light Infantry Regiment

By: Crowdy, T. E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Oxford, England, Osprey Publishinig: 2012

Edition: First(Number Line Ends Iin 1)

Seller ID: 010809

ISBN: 978-1-84908-332

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth on boards. No writing or damage. "Incomparable" was Napoleon's description of this long-serving regiment. Heavy book will need extra postage. 400 pp. View more info

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A Brass Hat in No Man's Land

By: Crozier, Brig.- Gen. F. P.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Jonathan Cape: 1930

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010103

Condition: Good Plus


Red cloth on boards. Previous owner's name and private library bookplate. Offspring of a military family recites his experiences in World War I. 254 pp. View more info

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The King's Royal Regiment of New York/ Index, Appendices, and a Master Muster Roll

By: Cruikshank, Brig. Gen. Ernest A./ Watt, Gavin K. (Ed.)

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario Historical Society: 1984

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 006566

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. Previous owner's bookplate and endpaper notes. A book about Canada and Canadians, especially Ontarians, in the years between 1775 and 1783. As well as the two main features of the book, a number of related clippings, brochures, and photographs are laid in. 295 pp., including index. View more info

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With Milner in South Africa

By: Curtis, Lionel

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Basil Blackwell: 1951

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 010913

Condition: Good Plus


Blue cloth on boards. Front hinge cracked and glued. Wear to top of front board. Purland's pony looks like a pig. Three musketeers. Kitchener's cow jumps from the train. 354 pp. plus foldout map of South Africa region. View more info

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A History of the Canadian Knights of Columbus; Catholic Army Huts

By: Daniel, Rev. I.J.E./ Casey, Rev. D.A.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Knights of Columbus: 1922

Seller ID: 011758

Condition: Good Plus


Black cloth on boards. Front hinge cracked. No writing. This volume deals with Canadian Catholic Army Huts in WW I. Special reference is made to the first efforts at Bramshott Camp in England, where Sisters of the Cenacle Convent at Grayshott assisted the soldiers. Other Huts eventually opened across Canada as well as England. Various women's groups assisted in caring for the men. 214 pp. plus foldout chart of hospital donations. Note: We have listed War Services of Cana... View more info

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Area 51; The Dreamland Chronicles; The Legend of America's Most Secret Military Base

By: Darlington, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt & Co.: 1997

Edition: First Edition Stated.

Seller ID: 010575

ISBN: 0-8050-4777-8

Condition: Very Good


Blue paper boards backed in black cloth. Unclipped DJ. Another product of the flying saucer era. The huge expenditures of public funds with the unlimited efforts toward secrecy tempt me to read beyond the first chapter, but I shall abstain. 281 pp. View more info

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The Civil War in Photographs

By: Davis, William C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Carlton Books, Ltd.: 2002

Seller ID: 011725

ISBN: 1-84222-636-3

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth on boards. No writing or damage. Soldiers, horses, wagons, buildings, guns, boats. and battlegrounds. Several large photo porraits of principal generals, and a few 2-page spreads, as well as informative text. 256 pp. Large, heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

Image for Captains of Fortune; Profiles of Six Italian Condottier

Captains of Fortune; Profiles of Six Italian Condottier

By: Deiss, Joseph Jay

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell Co.: 1967

Seller ID: 011536

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


Rose cloth on boards. Unclipped DJ. Tiny dent to foot of cover. The condottieri were independent military contractors who served the highest bidder, and were sometimes capable of switching sides if it suited their purpose. These six operated in the 13th to 16th Centuries. 304 pp. with index. View more info

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Stand By for Action; A Sailor's Story

By: Donald, Commander William

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1956

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 002848

Condition: Very Good Plus


Original dark blue cloth with gilt spine lettering on boards. One of the most successful small ship commanders, he was known especially for his service in Norway in 1940. He continued to serve through the rest of WW II, earning the D.S.C. and Bar. He died in 2002 at the age of 91. This book is very clean and sound, with no writing or damage. 200 pp. plus several ads of contemporary war stories. . View more info

Out of the Shadows; Canada in the Second World War

By: Douglas, W.A.B./ Greenhous, Brereton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012654

ISBN: 0-19-540257-X

Condition: Very Good


An appealing balance of illustrations with text makes this a useful record. 288 pp. with index. Gift note. View more info

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Practical Military Surveying and Sketching; With the Use of the Compass and Sextant, Theodolite, Mountain Barometer, Etc.

By: Drayson, Lieut.-Col. Alfred Wilks

Price: $325.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1874

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 002972

Condition: Good Plus


Original very dark green stippled cloth lettered in gilt with blind-stamped borders on boards. In today's jargon this book could be titled "Military Surveying for Dummies", since the Preface points out that "It is assumed that the reader is entirely unacquainted wth the subject...." Minor edge soil and foxing with only tiny corner abrasion. Previous owner's names and date (1878) and Royal Military College (Kingston) stamp. Many small drawings and thre... View more info

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Canada's Fighting Airmen

By: Drew, Lieut.Colonel George A.

Price: $140.00

Publisher: Toronto, MacLean Publishing Co., Ltd.: 1930

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 008608

Condition: Very Good


Original dark blue padded leather on boards. Original owner's name in gold at foot of cover. Light sear to cover. Top edges gilt. History of the Royal Flying Corps, with biographies of 12 outstanding members who served in it during WW I. 305 pp. View more info