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A brief history of the 14th Marines, Brown, Ronald J
1 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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The Military History of World War II, Volume 1-11 and 14-18, Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt, Col., Retired
2 Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt, Col., Retired The Military History of World War II, Volume 1-11 and 14-18
Franklin Watts, Inc. 1962 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Not the Complete set. Missing volumes 12 & 13. Red covers with photo insets and white and/or black lettering. May have minor rubs to edges and/ or corners. Contents clean and tight. No dust (as issued) as covers have stunning images appropriate to subject.. 1. European Land Battles 1939-1943 2. European Land Battles 1944-1945 3. Land Battles: N. Africa, Sicily, and Italy 4. The Naval War in the West: The Raiders 5. The Naval War in the West: The Wolf Packs 6.The Air War in the West: Sept.1939-May 1941 7. The Air War in the West: June 1941-April 1945 8. Expansion of Japan in Asia 9. Japanese ambitions in the Pacific 10. Allied Victories in China and Burma 11. The Air War in the Pacific: air power leads the way 14. The Air war in the Pacific: Victory in the air 15. European Resistance Movements 16. Asian and Axis Resistance Movements 17. Combat Leaders of World War II 18. Strategic Direction of World War II These books are written to give a brief overview and history of the battles or conflicts with photos, maps, and diagrams. They are not extensive accounts, but give a concise account of the subjects covered. The author was Born in New York, the son of noted military historian, R. Ernest Dupuy, attended West Point, graduating in the class of 1938. During World War II he commanded a U.S. Army artillery battalion, a Chinese artillery group, and an artillery detachment from the British 36th Infantry Division. It is as a military historian and a theorist that Trevor Dupuy would make a lasting mark on the world. (Wiki); The Military History of World War II; Photographs; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches 
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Colonel John Pelham  Lee's Boy Artillerist, Hassler, William Woods
3 Hassler, William Woods Colonel John Pelham Lee's Boy Artillerist
Garrett & Massie 1960 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Sidney E. King 
Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Has former owners name in front otherwise looks new. ; Illustrations; 185 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Ammunition, Hogg, Ian V
4 Hogg, Ian V The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Ammunition
Chartwell Books, Inc. 1985 1850760438 / 9781850760436 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Book and dust in almost new condition. A complete and up-to-date illustrated survey of ammunition for small arms, mortar and artillery weapons. Index. Complete descriptions. ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 253 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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Secret Green Beret Commandos In Cambodia  A Memorial History of MACVSOG's Command and Control Detachment South   And Its Air Partners, Republic of Vietnam, 19671972, Lindsey USA Re, LTC Fred S.
5 Lindsey USA Re, LTC Fred S. Secret Green Beret Commandos In Cambodia A Memorial History of MACVSOG's Command and Control Detachment South And Its Air Partners, Republic of Vietnam, 19671972
AuthorHouse 2012 1477273085 / 9781477273081 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author for seller at a gun show in Louisville, Ky, 2014. We could call this book Special Operations Recon Mission Impossible. A small group of highly trained, resourceful US Special Forces (SF) men is asked to go in teams behind the enemy lines to gather intelligence on the North Vietnamese Army units that had infiltrated through Laos and Cambodia down the Ho Chi Minh trails to their secret bases inside the Cambodian border west of South Vietnam. The covert reconnaissance teams, of only two or three SF men with four or five experienced indigenous mercenaries each, were tasked to go into enemy target areas by foot or helicopter insertion. They could be 15 kilometers beyond any other friendly forces, with no artillery support. In sterile uniforms with no insignia or identification, if they were killed or captured, their government would deny their military connection. The enemy had placed a price on their heads and had spies in their Top Secret headquarters known as SOG. SOG had three identical recon ground units along the border areas. This book tells the history of Command and Control Detachment South (CCS) The CCS volunteer warriors and its Air Partners - the Army and Air Force helicopter transport and gunship crews who lived and fought together and sometimes died together. This is the first published history of CCS as compiled by its last living commander, some forty years after they were disbanded. It tells of the struggles and intrigue involved in SOG's development as the modernday legacy of our modern Special Operations Commands. Forbidden to tell of their experiences for over twenty years; their After Action Reports destroyed even before they were declassified - surviving veterans team together to tell how Recon men wounded averaged 100 percent; and SOG became the most highly decorated unit in Vietnam and all were awarded the Presidential Unit. Very Rare.; CCS; Photographs and illustrations; 11 X 8.20 X 1.60 inches; 740 pages; Signed by Author 
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Charter to William Penn and Laws of the Province of Pennsylvania ... Preced ed by Duke of York's Laws ..., Pennsylvania. Laws, Statutes, etc.
6 Pennsylvania. Laws, Statutes, etc. Charter to William Penn and Laws of the Province of Pennsylvania ... Preced ed by Duke of York's Laws ...
Harrisburg, PA Lane S. Hart 1879 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Dark brown cloth cover with minor wear to top and bottom of spine cloth. Overall very good condition. Front and rear pocket with 4 very large foldout charter facsimiles (dated 1878). "Preceded by Duke of York's Laws in force from the year 1676 to the year 1682, with an appendix. Containing laws relating to the organization of the Provincial Courts and Historical matters. Fully indexed and contains extensive historical notes. "Published under the direction of John Blair Linn .. compiled and edited by Staughton George, Benjamin M. Nead [and] Thomas McCamant" (title page). Contains the full te xt of the Duke of York's book of laws (1676) and Penn's charter/laws of 168 2 to 1700; plus facsimiles of 5 documents (2 each in front and rear endpape r pockets, 1 in text). Cloth bound. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Book plate in front with "Clinton H. Coddington" imprinted. Clinton Coddington (Bud) was a well known West Point Graduate who practiced law in California. His vita partially reads "After four years in the Field Artillery, including command of Alpha Battery of the 7/11th in the 25th Inf Div, I left uniformed service to attend Boalt Hall School of Law at The University of California at Berkeley. After graduating in 1968, I became a member of the Calififornia Bar (with pro hoc vice admissions in numerous other states) and have continuously practiced for the past almost one-third of a century. I have devoted my efforts almost exclusively to the defense of the American aerospace industry — airlines, manufacturers of engines, avionics, pilots, airframes, etc. They say that I have tried more 747 cases than anyone else; I know that I have lost the biggest one of all — In Re Air Disaster at Lockerbie, Scotland, where I represented Pan American World Airways and all of the other defendants. Bud was a Pearl Harbor survivor. His father, L. Clinton Coddington, who was a Captain in the Army Air Corps stationed at Hickam Field at the time of the attack, later became a general in the Air Force. His late mother was Patricia Richer Coddington. As a young man Bud loved the Boy Scouts and became an Eagle Scout.Bud graduated from the United States Military Academy West Point, and was proud to be a member of the Long Gray Line. At West Point, Bud was a member of the Debate Team and traveled across the country participating in collegiate debate tournaments. After service in the United States Army, Bud attended the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Boalt Hall), and graduated in 1969. ; Engravings, charts; 
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Personal experiences of the Civil War, Seward, Janet W.
7 Seward, Janet W. Personal experiences of the Civil War
Worcester, Ma F. S. Blanchard & Co. 1899 1166553507 / 9781166553500 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
This is the original 1899 printing. Janet Seward was the wife of Brigadier General Willam Henry Seward, Jr. who's father was the Governor of New York. Brig. General Seward was also an American Banker from Auburn, N.Y. He left banking on August 22, 1862 to join the Union Army in the U.S. Civil War. "Seward was appointed lieutenant colonel of New York's 138th Infantry Regiment, which became the 9th New York Heavy Artillery Regiment in December 1862. The regiment served in the defenses of Washington, D.C. until it was converted back to an infantry regiment and sent to the Army of the Potomac because of the losses sustained by that army in the Overland Campaign.[2] After fighting at the Battle of Cold Harbor, Seward was appointed colonel of the regiment on June 10, 1864. A few weeks after Seward's promotion to colonel, his regiment was sent north to meet the threat to Washington, D.C. posed by Confederate Lieutenant General Jubal Early's Valley Campaigns of 1864. Seward was slightly wounded in his arm and suffered a broken leg when his horse fell on him after the horse was shot at the Battle of Monocacy on July 9, 1864. He was promoted to brigadier general on September 13, 1864 and in January 1865 was assigned to command a brigade in the Department of West Virginia, which he did until April 1865. He was thereafter known within his family as "The General". Seward commanded the 3rd Division for 6 days after Confederate partisan rangers captured Brigadier General George Crook on February 20, 1865." (Wikipedia) The contents of this booklet was written by Mrs. Seward for "The Fortnightly" a a Woman's Literary Club in Auburn, N.Y. Ianuary 20, 1898. Mrs. Seward acompanyed President Lincoln and her husband's cousin Col. Seward on an inspections of the works around Washington. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. A rare piece of Civil War memorabilia. ; Photograph ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 22 pages 
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Brief History of the 12th Marines., Smith, Charles.
8 Smith, Charles. Brief History of the 12th Marines.
GPO, 1972. 1972 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1972 printing. he 12th Marine Regiment is an artillery regiment of the United States Marine Corps based at Camp Smedley Butler, Okinawa, Japan. Nicknamed "Thunder and Steel," the regiment falls under the command of the 3rd Marine Division; Photographs 
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Sturmartillerie Part 2  Self-Propelled Guns and Flak Tanks - Armor Series 4, Spielberger, Walter J. & Uwe Feist
9 Spielberger, Walter J. & Uwe Feist Sturmartillerie Part 2 Self-Propelled Guns and Flak Tanks - Armor Series 4
Aero Publishers 1967 0816820120 / 9780816820122 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
The first major call for a “Sturmartillerie” as a mobile and armored infantry support gun was in 1935 in a memorandum from Erich von Manstein, back then, when he was still a Colonel. (Wettstein, Adrian: Sturmartillerie, S. 3) During combat it became obvious that the combat effectiveness of infantry units was increased by a large degree due to the use of the assault gun units. Due to the high amount of training, firepower and mobility. It should be noted that the assault guns were part of artillery branch, thus they were accustomed to supporting infantry from the get go.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 52 pages 
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Brigadier General John D. Imboden  Confederate Commander in the Shenandoah, Tucker, Spencer C.
10 Tucker, Spencer C. Brigadier General John D. Imboden Confederate Commander in the Shenandoah
The University Press of Kentucky 2002 081312266X / 9780813122663 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed bookplate in front of book to former owner and signed by author. John D. Imboden is an important but often overlooked figure in Civil War history. With only limited militia training, the Virginia lawyer and politician rose to the rank of brigadier general in the Confederate Army and commanded the Shenandoah Valley District, which had been created for Stonewall Jackson.

Imboden organized and led the Staunton Artillery in the capture of the U.S. arsenal at Harper’s Ferry. He participated in the First Battle of Bull Run/Manassas and organized a cavalry command that fought alongside Stonewall Jackson in his Shenandoah Valley Campaign. The Jones/Imboden Raid into West Virginia cut the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and ravaged the Kanawha Valley petroleum fields. Imboden covered the Confederate withdrawal from Gettysburg and later led cavalry accompanying Jubal Early in his operations against Philip Sheridan in Sheridan’s Shenandoah Valley Campaign. Imboden completed his war service in command of Confederate prisons in Georgia, Alabama, and Mississippi.

Spencer C. Tucker fully examines the life of this Confederate cavalry commander, including analysis of Imboden’s own post-war writing, and explores overlooked facets of his life, such as his involvement in the Confederate prison system, his later efforts to restore the economic life of his home state of Virginia by developing its natural resources, and his founding of the city of Damascus, which he hoped to make into a new iron and steel center. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book. Rare.; 1.3 x 8.8 x 6.6 Inches; 392 pages; Signed by Author 
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M108-M109-M109 A1/A2 Self Propelled Artillery Vehicle, Verlinden, Francois
11 Verlinden, Francois M108-M109-M109 A1/A2 Self Propelled Artillery Vehicle
Verlinden Publications 1990 9070932180 / 9789070932183 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Oblong paperback in excellent conditon. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. We provide delivery confirmation and ship within 24 hours. See scan of actual magazine with feature articles printed on front. This book belongs in the collection of any scale aircraft modeler, aviation, or military enthusiast.; Warmachines, No. 1; Photographs, Diagrams, Maps; 9.10 X 8.40 X 0.20 inches; 36 pages 
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Atlas to Accompany Napoleon as a General, Wartenburg, Count Yorck von
12 Wartenburg, Count Yorck von Atlas to Accompany Napoleon as a General
West Point, NY Dept. of Military Art 1942 First Edition; First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by E. J. Krasnoborski 
125 double-page maps set on stubs follow Napoleon's campaigns through-out Europe, Russian and finally Waterloo. Prepared by the Department of Military Art and Engineerng, United States Military Academy, for its course in Military History (1942). Cover has stain and rubs; otherwise tight and sturdy. Contents ( illustrations and Maps)very clean. Maps are 13 inches x 16 inches and suitable for framing. Symbols page gives symbols for all troop locations, generals, troops on the march, in bivouac or reserve, boundaries, troop displacing, directiona movements, artillery, calvary, etc. Very detailed with topographical details. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; Illustrations & Maps; Large Folio 
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