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The American Indian as a sea-fighter in Colonial times (Marine Historical Association, Inc., Mystic, Conn) (Marine Historical Association, Inc., Mystic, Conn), Beck, Horace Palmer
1 Beck, Horace Palmer The American Indian as a sea-fighter in Colonial times (Marine Historical Association, Inc., Mystic, Conn) (Marine Historical Association, Inc., Mystic, Conn)
The Marine Historical Assoc 1959 Various Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Tan cover, spine sun faded.; Illustrations; 92 pages 
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U.S. MArines in the Persian Gulf, 1990 - 1991  WITH MARINE FORCES AFLOAT IN DESERT SHIELD AND DESERT STORM, Brown, LTC Ronald J
2 Brown, LTC Ronald J U.S. MArines in the Persian Gulf, 1990 - 1991 WITH MARINE FORCES AFLOAT IN DESERT SHIELD AND DESERT STORM
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 1998 1475063709 / 9781475063707 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
his monograph presents a preliminary account of operations by the embarked Marine units under the operational control of the Commander, Naval Forces, Central Command, in the Persian Gulf from August 1990 to May 1991. It tells the story of the 4th and 5th Marine Expeditionary Brigades (MEBs) and the 13th and 11th Marine Expeditionary Units (MEUs) which comprised the Marine Forces Afloat during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm. The term "Marine Forces Afloat" was chosen carefully because although each of these units served in the same theater of operations, they remained separate entities capable of rapidly integrating into a single force or breaking away to conduct independent operations as the situation required.; 264 pages 
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A brief history of the 14th Marines, Brown, Ronald J
3 Brown, Ronald J A brief history of the 14th Marines
History and Museums Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps 1990 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
1990 printing. The 14th Marine Regiment (14th Marines) is a reserve artillery regiment of the United States Marine Corps consisting of three artillery battalions and a headquarters battery. The regiment is based in Fort Worth, Texas however its units are dispersed among 15 different sites in 12 states. Its primary weapon system is the M777A2 Howitzer with a maximum effective range of 30 km however one of its battalions has converted to fire the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) weapon system. ; Marine Corps regimental histories series; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 103 pages 
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Islands of the Damned  A Marine at War in the Pacific (Author Signed), Burgin, R.V. & Bill Marvel
4 Burgin, R.V. & Bill Marvel Islands of the Damned A Marine at War in the Pacific (Author Signed)
NAL Hardcover 2010 0451229908 / 9780451229908 First Edition; Later Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Signed by R.V. Burgin on title page in February 2011 at gun show in Louisville, KY and seller witnessed the signing. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. An unvarnished and moving memoir of a Marine veteran who fought his way across the Pacific Theater of World War II-whose story is featured in the HBOseries "The Pacific". This is an eyewitness-and eye-opening-account of some of the most savage and brutal fighting in the war against Japan, told from the perspective of a young Texan who volunteered for the Marine Corps to escape a life as a traveling salesman. R.V. Burgin enlisted at the age of twenty, and with his sharp intelligence and earnest work ethic, climbed the ranks from a green private to a seasoned sergeant. Along the way, he shouldered a rifle as a member of a mortar squad. He saw friends die-and enemies killed. He saw scenes he wanted to forget but never did-from enemy snipers who tied themselves to branches in the highest trees, to ambushes along narrow jungle trails, to the abandoned corpses of hara kiri victims, to the final howling banzai attacks as the Japanese embraced their inevitable defeat. An unforgetable narrative of a young Marine in combat, Islands of the Damned brings to life the hell that was the Pacific War. Rare. ; HBO The Pacific; Photographs; 1.2 x 9.1 x 6.3 Inches; 304 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 109.97 USD
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Red Rabbit, Clancy, Tom
5 Clancy, Tom Red Rabbit
Putnam Adult 2002 0399148701 / 9780399148705 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover . Long before he was President or head of the CIA, before he fought terrorist attacks on the Super Bowl or the White House, even before a submarine named Red October made its perilous way across the Atlantic, Jack Ryan was an historian, teacher, and recent ex-Marine temporarily living in England while researching a book. A series of deadly encounters with an IRA splinter group had brought him to the attention of the CIA's Deputy Director, Vice Admiral James Greer—as well as his counterpart with the British SIS, Sir Basil Charleston—and when Greer asked him if he wanted to come aboard as a freelance analyst, Jack was quick to accept. The opportunity was irresistible, and he was sure he could fit it in with the rest of his work. ; 9.21 X 5.98 X 1.89 inches; 640 pages; Signed by Author 
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The 2d Marine Division and Its Regiments, Crawford, Danny J
6 Crawford, Danny J The 2d Marine Division and Its Regiments
Washington, D.C. History and Museums Division Headquarters 1984 Revised Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
1984 printing. The 2d Marine Division and Its Regiments is a narrative of the division and its regiments since its activation in July 1936. This history is based on the official records of the United States Marine Corps and appropriate secondary sources. It is published for the information of those interested in the division and its regiments and the role played and continues to play in adding to Marine Corps traditions and battle honors.This monograph of Marines in action was edited by the History division for publication using photographs, history, command diaries, and chronologies and from interviews. As such the reader will gain excellent knowldege of the subject to use in research and enjoyment of this important military work. ; 11 X 8.50 X 0.19 inches; 82 pages 
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Navy Air Colors,   United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Aircraft Camouflage and Markings, Vol. 2, 1945-1985 - Specials series, Doll, Thomas E. & Berkley R. Jackson & William A. Riley & Don Greer & Kevin Wornkey
7 Doll, Thomas E. & Berkley R. Jackson & William A. Riley & Don Greer & Kevin Wornkey Navy Air Colors, United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Aircraft Camouflage and Markings, Vol. 2, 1945-1985 - Specials series
Squadron/Signal Publications 1985 0897471679 / 9780897471671 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Pictoral cover. See scan of actual book that is for sale. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.We ship within 24 hours and provide delivery confirmation.; 6157; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 96 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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Black Sheep  The Definitive Account of Marine Fighting Squadron 214 in World War II, Gamble, Bruce
8 Gamble, Bruce Black Sheep The Definitive Account of Marine Fighting Squadron 214 in World War II
Presidio Press 1998 0891416447 / 9780891416449 First Edition; Various Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Inscribed and signed on title page by Author. Also there is a signature on the endpaper of Col. H. A. MCartney (Ret.) VMF 214 who was one of the Aces who shot down 5 or more enemy aircraft while flying in the "Black Sheep" Squadron. Rare. Commissioned in July 1942, Marine Fighter Squadron (VMF) 214 were originally called the “Swashbucklers.” They flew out of Henderson Field, Guadalcanal, during the early Solomons campaign, but were disbanded thereafter and the squadron number reassigned.; Photographs; 8.40 X 5.80 X 1.40 inches; 496 pages; Signed by Collection of Signatures 
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Mutiny on the Pedro Varela;  The adventures of a twentieth century whaleman, Hammond, Walter
9 Hammond, Walter Mutiny on the Pedro Varela; The adventures of a twentieth century whaleman
Marine Historical Association 1956 Various Paperback Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Tan cover with brown print. Sun faded spine otherwise fine condition. ; Marine Historical Association. [Publication]; 88 pages 
Price: 11.99 USD
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Brief History of the First Marines., Johnstone, Maj. John. (USMC, Historical Div.).
10 Johnstone, Maj. John. (USMC, Historical Div.). Brief History of the First Marines.
GPO, 1968. 1968 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1968 printing. The 1st Marine Division (1st MARDIV) is a Marine infantry division of the United States Marine Corps headquartered at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California. It is the ground combat element of the I Marine Expeditionary Force (I MEF).It is the oldest and largest active duty division in the United States Marine Corps, representing a combat-ready force of more than 19,000 men and women. It is one of three active duty divisions in the Marine Corps today and is a multi-role, expeditionary ground combat force. It is nicknamed "The Old Breed". 
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A Brief History of the 6th Marines., Jones, Gen. William.
11 Jones, Gen. William. A Brief History of the 6th Marines.
Washington, D.C. GPO, 1987. 1987 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
1987 printing. he 6th Marine Regiment (also referred to as "6th Marines") is an infantry regiment of the United States Marine Corps based at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. The regiment falls under the command of the 2nd Marine Division of the II Marine Expeditionary Force. The 6th Marines combat history dates back to World War I when they were part of the American Expeditionary Force. They fought in the Pacific Theater in World War II most notably at the battles of Guadalcanal, Tarawa, Saipan, Tinian and Okinawa. More recently, the regiment has seen combat during the Gulf War and in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. ; Photographs 
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Traditions and Challenges  The Story of Sidley & Austin, Kogan, Herman
12 Kogan, Herman Traditions and Challenges The Story of Sidley & Austin
Printed by R.R. Donnelley & Sons 1983 096125940x / 9780961259402 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
The firm’s story began 150 years ago on October 1, 1866, when Civil War veterans Norman Williams and John Leverett Thompson formed a partnership to practice law together, fulfilling a pact made in their college days. The lawyers received their first clients in a three-room set of offices on the third floor of the Marine Bank Building in Chicago. Williams and Thompson further reinforced their practice with associate Charles E. Towne and one office messenger.; 11.40 X 8.40 X 2 inches; 464 pages 
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American Sniper  The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History, Kyle, Chris &  Scott McEwen &  Jim DeFelice
13 Kyle, Chris & Scott McEwen & Jim DeFelice American Sniper The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History
William Morrow 2012 0062082353 / 9780062082350 First Edition; Later Printing Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
New unread. Dust in mylar protective cover. First Edition stated. Signed on title page by Kyle and DeFelice. American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History is an autobiography by United States Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, written with Scott McEwen and Jim DeFelice. With 255 kills, 160 of them officially confirmed by the Pentagon, Kyle is the deadliest marksman in U.S. military history. merican Sniper tells the story of Chris Kyle, a Navy SEAL who completed four tours in Iraq from 1999–2009. The book describes Kyle's upbringing in Odessa, Texas, Navy SEAL training, and combat experiences in Iraq. Kyle describes his role in the battle for control of Ramadi, events that led to Iraqi insurgents' nicknaming Kyle the "Devil of Ramadi" and placing a bounty on his head. Kyle writes that after his first confirmed kill, "the others come easy. I don't have to psych myself up, or do something special mentally—I look through the scope, get my target in the cross hairs, and kill my enemy, before he kills one of my people.Christopher Scott Kyle (April 8, 1974 – February 2, 2013) was a United States Navy SEAL and sniper. He served four tours in the Iraq War and was awarded several commendations for acts of heroism and meritorious service in combat. He was awarded one Silver Star Medal, four Bronze Star Medals with "V" devices, a Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal and numerous other unit and personal awards. Kyle was murdered at a shooting range near Chalk Mountain, Texas called Rough Creek Lodge. A former Marine with posttraumatic stress disorder, the killer was found guilty and sentenced to life in prison without parole. Rare in this condition. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages; Signed by Collection of Signatures 
Price: 1997.97 USD
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Point of Honor (Author Signed)  The Continuing Exploits of Lt. Peter Wake United States Navy, Macomber, Robert N
14 Macomber, Robert N Point of Honor (Author Signed) The Continuing Exploits of Lt. Peter Wake United States Navy
Pineapple Press 2003 1561642703 / 9781561642700 First Edition; 1st Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Author signed front title page. Looks never read! In At the Edge of Honor, the first of a series of novels on the life and times of Peter Wake U.S.N., the former merchant marine officer arrived at the East Gulf Blockading Squadron at Key West in 1863 as a new volunteer officer commanding the tiny armed sloop Rosalie. With her he chased blockade runners on the coasts of Florida and delved into the murky world of Confederate sympathizers in Spanish Havana and the British Bahamas.

Now the year is 1864, and Wake, assisted by his indomitable Irish bosun, Sean Rork, commands a larger ship, the naval schooner St. James. Wake’s remarkable ability to make things happen continues as he searches for army deserters in the Dry Tortugas, discovers an old nemesis during a standoff with the French Navy on the coast of Mexico, starts a drunken tavern riot in Key West, and confronts incompetent Federal army officers during an invasion of upper Florida. It all adds to his growing reputation in the fleet as a man who engenders loyalty among the sailors of the lower deck and grudging respect from his superiors.

Along the way, Wake’s personal life takes a new tack when he risks reputation for love by returning to the arms of his forbidden sweetheart, the daughter of a Confederate zealot. Key West provides a unique setting for them to prove that their love is strong enough to overcome the insanity of the war. And through it all, even when surrounded by the swirling confusion of danger and political intrigue, Peter Wake maintains his dedication to balance on the point of honor.; The Honor Series; 1.23 x 9.74 x 6.32 Inches; 327 pages; Signed by Author 
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A Brief History of the 9th Marines, Marine Corps, U.S. &  Truman R. Strobridge
15 Marine Corps, U.S. & Truman R. Strobridge A Brief History of the 9th Marines
Washington, D.C. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 2013 1481986015 / 9781481986014 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
1967 edition. Looks never used. Not a reprint. The 9th Marine Regiment was an infantry regiment of the United States Marine Corps. Formed during World War II, it served until 1994, when it was deactivated during the post Cold War drawdown. Battalions of the Ninth Marine Regiment, but not the regiment itself, were reactivated from 2007 to 2014 as part of the Marine Corps' growth during the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. The battalions have subsequently been deactivated again.Contents; USMC Regimental Histories Series; 32 pages 
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Unknown Waters  A First-Hand Account of the Historic Under-ice Survey of the Siberian Continental Shelf by USS Queenfish, McLaren, Dr. Alfred S. &  William R. Anderson
16 McLaren, Dr. Alfred S. & William R. Anderson Unknown Waters A First-Hand Account of the Historic Under-ice Survey of the Siberian Continental Shelf by USS Queenfish
University, Al University Alabama Press 2008 0817316027 / 9780817316020 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Both book and dust look new. Inscribed and signed by author McLaren to a Naval Academy classmate in 2009. Alfred S. McLaren is a retired U.S. Navy Captain, recipient of the Distinguished Service Medal and two Legions of Merit, President Emeritus of The Explorers Club, Senior Pilot of the SAS Aviator submersible, and Director of Sub Aviator Systems, Redondo Beach, California. “Unknown Waters, the story of the hazardous exploration by the USS Queenfish, is a splendid adventure. Captain McLaren’s spellbinding account of his unparalleled voyage into the unknown beneath the ice off Siberia constitutes a treasure house of knowledge never before conceived of a dark and forbidding part of the globe. Audacious as well as entertaining!” Clive Cussler, Chairman, National Underwater & Marine Agency. Very Rare signed copy. ; SSN-651; 9.40 X 6.10 X 1.10 inches; 242 pages; Signed by Author 
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A history of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 321, Mersky, Peter B. United States.
17 Mersky, Peter B. United States. A history of Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 321
History and Museums Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps 1991 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Traces a half century fo active service by Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 531. Draws from primary sources in command diaries and chronologies and from interviews, base newspapers, published historical works, and valuable information from the files and helpful personnel of the Reference Section at the Marine Corps Historical Center.This monograph of Marines in action was edited by the History division for publication using photographs, history, command diaries, and chronologies and from interviews. As such the reader will gain excellent knowldege of the subject to use in research and enjoyment of this important military work. 
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History of the United States Marine Corps, Metcalf, USMC Lieut. Col. Clyde H
18 Metcalf, USMC Lieut. Col. Clyde H History of the United States Marine Corps
G. P. Putnam's Sons 1939 First Edition; Seventh Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cloth cover shows wear, but contents are clean and tight. Mr. Metcalf was the officer in charge of the historical section of the Marine Corps in Washington, D.C. This is accurate and thorough history of the USMC up until 1939. Has former owners signature in front. ; Photos, Maps, Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 584 pages 
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U. S. Marines in the Persian Gulf, 1990-1991 With the 2nd Marine Division in Desert Shield and Desert Storm, Mroczkowski, Dennis P.
19 Mroczkowski, Dennis P. U. S. Marines in the Persian Gulf, 1990-1991 With the 2nd Marine Division in Desert Shield and Desert Storm
History and Museums Division Headquarters U. S. Marine Corps 1993 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
1993; 107 pages 
Price: 27.97 USD
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The United States Marines on Iwo Jima  The battle and the flag raising,, Nalty, Bernard C
20 Nalty, Bernard C The United States Marines on Iwo Jima The battle and the flag raising,
Historical Branch, G-3 Division Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps 1967 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with white lettering. Clean contents with photos. ; Marine Corps historical reference pamphlet; 20 pages 
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