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1 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of Centural Europe and the Mediterranean Spaine, France, German Empire, Poland, Austria, Hungary, Turkey, Asia Minor, Greece, Italy, Switzerland Sicily, Sardinia, with insets of Gibraltar and Maltese Islands
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (1895–1912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 1889–1911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, sailing routes, steamer routes, Caravan routes, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
Price: 71.97 USD
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The Dream of Troy, Brackman, Arnold C.
2 Brackman, Arnold C. The Dream of Troy
Mason & Lipscomb 1656 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
First edition stated, dust not price clipped. The dream of a small boy came to life later when Heinrich Schliemann discovered the ruins of Troy. This book traces his quest and the controversy around it. Fully indexed. Map endpapers.; 1974-01-01; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 246 pages; The dream of a small boy came to life later when Heinrich Schliemann discovered the ruins of Troy. This book traces his quest and the controversy around it. 
Price: 14.97 USD
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The Campaign in Greece and Crete. Issued for the War Office., Garnett, David
3 Garnett, David The Campaign in Greece and Crete. Issued for the War Office.
Her Majesty's Stationary Office 1942 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
This is a paperback book, probably never issued as hardback. Cover may have soiling due to age and storage; 12mo 7" - 7˝" tall 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Those Fabulous Greeks  Onassis, Niarchos, and Livanos, Lilly, Doris
4 Lilly, Doris Those Fabulous Greeks Onassis, Niarchos, and Livanos
New York Cowles Book Co 1970 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket 
Stated first edition. Dust has minor rubs but now in mylar cover. "Doris Lilly (c.1922/26 December 1926 – 9 October 1991) was an American newspaper columnist and writer. Lilly wrote newspaper columns on high society for the New York Post between 1968 and 1978, and the New York Daily Mirror.illy was a socialite and wrote several books about people of great wealth including Glamor Girl (1977) and Those Fabulous Greeks: Onassis, Niarchos and Livanos (1970)" Wikipedia Rare in this condition.; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 373 pages 
Price: 29.97 USD
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The Blast of War   1939 - 1945, MACMILLAN, Harold
5 MACMILLAN, Harold The Blast of War 1939 - 1945
Macmillan and Co. 1967 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Stated first edition. Former owners name neatly written in front. "The Blast of War" is a personal, remarkably fresh account of how the Second World War was fought and won on the political front. In London, North Africa, Italy, and Greece, Harold Macmillan was in the center of great events and on intimate terms with the giant personalities who forged the Allied victory: Churchill, Roosevelt, Eisenhower, De Gaulle, Tito.; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 623 pages 
Price: 12.97 USD
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Panzer Bait  With the Third Royal Tank Regiment 1939-1945, Moore, William
6 Moore, William Panzer Bait With the Third Royal Tank Regiment 1939-1945
London Leo Cooper 1992 0850523281 / 9780850523287 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Red cover with gold lettering. Interesting thing about this rare book is that dust cover has years as 1940-1944 and title page as it as 1939-1945. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover.Very Rare in this condition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 192 pages; ebay 282997604900 
Price: 69.97 USD
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Naoussa, The Bandits Passed Through Here, No Author Listed
7 No Author Listed Naoussa, The Bandits Passed Through Here
Thessalonika Information Office, C. army Corps 1949 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Tan cover with black print, Burning building in background. A pictrorial history after the Civil War in Greece 1945-1949. Written in Greek and English. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. The Greek Civil War was fought from 1946–49 between the Greek government army—backed by Great Britain and the United States—and the Democratic Army of Greece (DSE), the military branch of the Greek Communist Party (KKE), backed by Yugoslavia and Albania as well as Bulgaria. The result was the defeat of the Communist insurgents by the government forces. Founded by the Communist Party of Greece and funded by Communist nations such as Yugoslavia, many of the insurgents operating within the Democratic Army of Greece were partisans who had fought against German and Italian occupation forces during the Second World War. The civil war was the result of a highly polarized struggle between left and right that started in 1943 and targeted the power vacuum that the end of German-Italian occupation during World War II had created. Numerous Black and White Photos of the destruction. Rare. ; Photographs; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" 
Price: 39.97 USD
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THE MEDITERRANEAN FLEET  GREECE TO TRIPOLI: THE ADMIRALITY ACCOUNT OF NAVAL OPERATIONS APRIL 1941 TO JANUARY 1943., No Author Listed
8 No Author Listed THE MEDITERRANEAN FLEET GREECE TO TRIPOLI: THE ADMIRALITY ACCOUNT OF NAVAL OPERATIONS APRIL 1941 TO JANUARY 1943.
London HMSO 1944 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
This is a paperback book, probably never issued as hardback. Cover may have soiling due to age and storage This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 95 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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