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The End of the War  Singapore's Liberation and the Aftermath of the Second World War, Bose, Romen
1 Bose, Romen The End of the War Singapore's Liberation and the Aftermath of the Second World War
Marshall Cavendish Editions 2005 9812610669 / 9789812610669 First Edition Paperback Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Book looks new. Where there are victors, there are also the defeated. As the Second World War comes to a close in Southeast Asia, the Japanese military forces in the region must face up to the fact that the British will soon return to reoccupy their colonies. The British, on the other hand, have to quickly organise the reoccupation of their former colonies, focusing on Singapore and Malaya. Surprised by the abrupt surrender of their enemies, planning is put into high gear. Meanwhile, prisoners of war and the general population in Malaya and Singapore, having suffered greatly under the Japanese, wait impatiently for the moment when they can once again breathe free. In the midst of this, chaos looms and racial tensions build, ready to erupt. Journeying to the past, this book unravels the intricate details of the culminating events in the history of the end of the war in Malaya and Singapore. Based on research gleaned from the classified documents only recently made public in the UK, an unprecedented exposition unfolds the events that went on behind the scenes as the British prepared to return to the region to reestablish their authority. With a cast of historical characters ranging from the great and powerful General Itagaki to the less well-known but no less significant members of the espionage Force 136, the events leading up to and following the official Japanese surrender in Southeast Asia is captured in remarkable detail here in one volume as The End of the War: Singapore’s Liberation and the Aftermath of the Second World War.; 0.5 x 8.1 x 5.8 Inches; 211 pages 
Price: 39.97 USD
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2 Capon, Noel & John Farley & James Hulbert Corporate Strategic Planning
Columbia University Press 1987 0231063806 / 9780231063807 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
Blue cover with gold lettering. Looks new, never used. A classic work on Strategic Planning. ; 1.4 x 9.26 x 6.39 Inches; 482 pages 
Price: 39.97 USD
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The Technical Services The Ordnance Department: Planning Munitions for War. U. S. Army in World War II, Green, Constance McLaughlin; Harry C. Thomson and Peter C. Roots
3 Green, Constance McLaughlin; Harry C. Thomson and Peter C. Roots The Technical Services The Ordnance Department: Planning Munitions for War. U. S. Army in World War II
Washington, D. C. Office of the Chief of Military History 1970 First Edition; First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cover with gold print. Clean contents tight binding, looks almost new. ; Charts, Maps, Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 542 pages 
Price: 17.97 USD
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4 Johnson, Malcolm B Red, white, and bluebloods in frontier Florida
Rotary Clubs of Tallahassee 1976 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xlibrary. Has Discard Stamp, Black out on title page and on edge of pages, otherwise readable.dust in Mylar. the turbulent politics of the new Florida territory and in the valiant effort to establish a society in keeping with ancestral position the personal influences of Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, Andrew Jackson, perhaps even of Aaron Burr, were strong. None of these men of Revolutionary times ever saw Florida, except Jackson, who was captured by the British as a 13 year old revolutionary militiaman and grew up to be governor of Florida on his way to the presidency. But their progeny, their kin, their disciples, neighbors and chroniclers came and played roles in planning United State government in what for most of three centuries had been an alien wilderness.; 9 X 6 X 0.90 inches; 144 pages 
Price: 7.97 USD
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Meet Addy  An American Girl, Book One, Porter, Connie & Melodye Rosales
5 Porter, Connie & Melodye Rosales Meet Addy An American Girl, Book One
Pleasant Company 1993 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by Connie Porter, author. Obtained at book fair where book was introduced. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. Addy Walker's family is planning a dangerous escapefrom slavery in the summer of 1864. But before they can make the escape, the worst happens--Master Stevens decides to sell some of his slaves, including Poppa and Addy's brother, Sam. Addy and Momma take the terrible risk of escaping by themselves, hoping that the family eventually will be together again in Philadelphia. Set during America's own struggle over slavery, the Civil War, Addy's story is one of great courage and love--love of family and love of freedom. Rare signed copy. ; 8.50 X 7 X 1.30 inches; 69 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 19.97 USD
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My Turn  The Memoirs of Nancy Reagan (Author Signed), Reagan, Nancy
6 Reagan, Nancy My Turn The Memoirs of Nancy Reagan (Author Signed)
Random House 1989 0394563689 / 9780394563688 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed on endpaper by Nancy Reagan. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Nancy Davis Reagan (born Anne Frances Robbins; July 6, 1921) is the widow of the 40th President of the United States, Ronald Reagan, and was First Lady of the United States from 1981 to 1989.Born in New York City, her parents divorced soon after her birth and she grew up in Maryland, living with an aunt and uncle while her mother pursued acting jobs. As Nancy Davis, she was an actress in Hollywood in the 1940s and 1950s, starring in films such as Donovan's Brain, Night into Morning, and Hellcats of the Navy. In 1952, she married Ronald Reagan, who was then president of the Screen Actors Guild, and they had two children. Reagan was the First Lady of California when her husband was Governor from 1967 to 1975. In that capacity, she began work with the Foster Grandparents Program.Nancy Reagan became First Lady of the United States in January 1981 following her husband's election. She was criticized early in his first term largely due to her decision to replace the White House china, despite it being paid for by private donations. Nancy restored a Kennedy-esque glamor to the White House following years of lax formality, and her interest in high-end fashion garnered much attention, as well as criticism. She championed recreational drug prevention causes by founding the "Just Say No" drug awareness campaign, which was considered her major initiative as first lady. Always protective of her husband, more controversy ensued when it was revealed in 1988 that she had consulted an astrologer to assist in planning the president's schedule after the 1981 assassination attempt on her husband. She had a strong influence on her husband and played a role in a few of his personnel and diplomatic decisions.; 9.30 X 6 X 1.50 inches; 400 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 149.97 USD
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Tidewater towns  city planning in colonial Virginia and Maryland,, Reps, John William
7 Reps, John William Tidewater towns city planning in colonial Virginia and Maryland,
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation; distributed by the University Press of Virginia, Charlottesville 1972 0910412871 / 9780910412872 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Author signed bookplate on endpaper. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Prior owners name and book plate in front. ; Williamsburg architectural studies; Maps, illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9"; 345 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 39.97 USD
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