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The Mountbattens;  The last royal success story (Author Signed), Hatch, Alden
21 Hatch, Alden The Mountbattens; The last royal success story (Author Signed)
Random House 1965 Third Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Hofmann, William Signed by Author
Inscribed and signed by author. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Beautiful scarce collectors grade copy of this book.; Cover Art, photographs; 1.9 x 8.2 x 5.8 Inches; 472 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 27.97 USD
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22 Hixon, Fred W. Songs of Allegheny College, Containing Many of Her most typical songs together with other selected songs
Hinds, Hayden & Eldredge, Inc. 1924 Second Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Dark Navy cover has minor spots, gold lettering. Contents clean and bright. Rare copy of this song book from Allegheny College. Dedicated to Fred W. Hixon and to all the sons and daughters of Allegheny College. ; 102 pages 
Price: 134.97 USD
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His Majesty's Minesweepers, 1943, HMSO
23 HMSO His Majesty's Minesweepers, 1943
London His Majesty's Stationery Office 1943 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Cover may have soiling due to age and storage. Cover seperating at spine. A minesweeper is a small naval warship designed to engage in minesweeping. Using various mechanisms intended to counter the threat posed by naval mines, waterways are maintained clear for safe shipping.; Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 62 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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His Majesty's Submarines, HMSO
24 HMSO His Majesty's Submarines
London H. M. S. O. 1943 1st Edition Paperback Good+ with no dust jacket 
This is a paperback book, probably never issued as hardback. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Original World War II publication. Scarce.; Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Merchantmen at War, The official story of the Merchant Navy: 1939-1944 (British), HMSO
25 HMSO Merchantmen at War, The official story of the Merchant Navy: 1939-1944 (British)
London The Ministry of Transport, HMSO 1944 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Fair with No dust jacket as issued 
The official story of the Merchant Navy: 1939-1944 This is a paperback book, probably never issued as hardback. Cover may be somewhat tattered and have soiling due to age and storage This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Original World War II publication. Scarce.; Photos; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 143 pages 
Price: 27.97 USD
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Violence every Sunday;  The story of a professional football coach, Holovak, Mike
26 Holovak, Mike Violence every Sunday; The story of a professional football coach
New York Coward-McCann 1967 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Red cover black print. dust has very minor rubs to edges. Dust now in mylar cover. Michael Joseph Holovak (September 19, 1919 – January 27, 2008) was an American football player, coach, and executive. He played college football at Boston College, where he was named an All-American at fullback in 1942. Holovak was selected in the first round of the 1943 NFL Draft by the Cleveland Rams. After serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, he played in the National Football League (NFL) with the Rams, who had moved to Los Angeles, in 1946 and with the Chicago Bears in 1947 and 1948. Holovak served as the head football coach at his alma mater, Boston College, from 1951 to 1959, compiling a record of 49–29–3. In 1960, he joined the Boston Patriots of the American Football League as an assistant coach under Lou Saban. Holovak took over as head coach after Saban's firing midway through the 1961 season and remained as the team's head coach through the 1968 season. In 1976, he served one game as head coach for the New York Jets. He was also the general manager of the Houston Oilers from 1989 to 1993. Holovak was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame as a player in 1985. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 220 pages 
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A White House diary, Johnson, Claudia Alta & Lady Bird Johnson
27 Johnson, Claudia Alta & Lady Bird Johnson A White House diary
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1970 0030852544 / 9780030852541 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Inscribed on end paper :For M______ H_____ I hope you will enjoy sharing these years of not-s0-long ago, Lady Bird Johnson". Not a bookplate. Dust is not price clipped and has minor chips. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. Book is clean and bright. Claudia Alta "Lady Bird" Taylor Johnson (December 22, 1912 – July 11, 2007) was First Lady of the United States (1963–69) during the presidency of her husband Lyndon B. Johnson.Notably well educated for her time, she proved a capable manager and a shrewd investor. After marrying LBJ in 1934, when he was a political hopeful in Austin, Texas, she used a modest inheritance to bankroll his congressional campaign, and then ran his office while he was serving in the navy. Next, she bought a radio station and then a TV station, which would soon make them millionaires. As First Lady, she broke new ground by interacting directly with Congress, employing her own press secretary, and making a solo electioneering tour. Rare in this condition. ; 9.10 X 6.90 X 2.20 inches; 806 pages 
Price: 139.97 USD
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Confederate Corsair  The Life of Lt. Charles W. "Savez" Read, Jones, Robert A.
28 Jones, Robert A. Confederate Corsair The Life of Lt. Charles W. "Savez" Read
Stackpole Books 2000 0811715329 / 9780811715324 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover.16-page b/w photo section 5 maps 6 x 9 "Confederate Corsair: The Life of Lt. Charles W. "Savez" Read is must reading for anyone savoring naval warfare and tales of derring-do. Read has long merited a biography, and Robert A. Jones has met and mastered the challenge in an exemplary manner that readers will applaud." -Edwin C. Bearss Historian Emeritus, National Park Service Lieutenant Charles W. "Savez" Read's life was one of swashbuckling adventure and dazzling escapes. Yet very little has been known about him until recently. Robert A. Jones has tracked down all available sources on this Confederate privateer-including unpublished material from Read's grandchildren-and written an exciting biography that reveals the impact of naval power on the Civil War. For example, while the North's navy projected its force at will, the South chose hit-and-run tactics that slowly bled the North's resources, as many of Read's exploits will show. Robert A. Jones holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering and has been employed by the Department of the Navy for 33 years. He provided historical background research for a 1970 proposal to the Smithsonian Institution for the salvage of the USS Tecumseh and recently published an article on the salvage of the CSS Virginia.; 0.98 x 9.26 x 6.2 Inches; 226 pages 
Price: 11.97 USD
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USN Aircraft Carrier Air Units, Volume 2  1957-1963 - Specials series, Kasulka, Duane & Don Greer
29 Kasulka, Duane & Don Greer USN Aircraft Carrier Air Units, Volume 2 1957-1963 - Specials series
Squadron/Signal Publications 1986 0897471725 / 9780897471725 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Near Fine 
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.; 6161; Photographs and Illustrations; 10.80 X 8.30 X 5 inches; 64 pages 
Price: 31.97 USD
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A Report to the Secretary of the United States Navy  Report Covering Combat Operations up to March 1, 1944, King, Ernest
30 King, Ernest A Report to the Secretary of the United States Navy Report Covering Combat Operations up to March 1, 1944
England HMSO 1944 Reprint; First Impression Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
White cover and blue lettering. Shows wear and soiling otherwise clean contents. Fold out map and diagrams in back show some moisture and sticking. Scarce. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Price: 16.97 USD
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Das Schwimmende Flottenmaterial der seemachte. Eine Kurzgefasste beschreibung der wichtigsten europaischen, amerikanisehen and asiatischen kriegsschiffe der nueren und neuesten zeit. fur freunde des seewesens, sowie als leitfaden beim Studium der ..., KRONENFELS, Johann Ferdinand von
31 KRONENFELS, Johann Ferdinand von Das Schwimmende Flottenmaterial der seemachte. Eine Kurzgefasste beschreibung der wichtigsten europaischen, amerikanisehen and asiatischen kriegsschiffe der nueren und neuesten zeit. fur freunde des seewesens, sowie als leitfaden beim Studium der ...
Leipzig A. Hartleben's Verlag 1881 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Original 1881 printing not a reprint. Written entirely in German on Naval Architecture. Leather spine worn and cracking at hinges, but not seperate from binding. Marbled insets to 1/4 leather binding. Very clean contents. Title translates "The floating craft material of the dachachte. A brief description of the most important European, American and Asian war ships of the latest and most recent. For friends of the sea, as well as as a guide during the study of the ship's type." Rare. (See seperate listing (60790) for the supplement to this volume entitled " Die Kriegsschiffbauten 1881 - 1882. Mit Nachträgen aus früheren Jahren." ; Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 599 pages 
Price: 389.97 USD
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American Sniper  The Autobiography of the Most Lethal Sniper in U.S. Military History, Kyle, Chris &  Scott McEwen &  Jim DeFelice
32 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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The Submarine Alliance, Lambert, John &  David Hill
33 Lambert, John & David Hill The Submarine Alliance
US Naval Institute Press 1986 0870216880 / 9780870216886 First American Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Dust has been neatly glued by former owner to prevent loss. ; Anatomy of the Ship; Photos and illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 120 pages 
Price: 14.97 USD
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Lonely Vigil  Coastwatchers of the Solomons, Lord, Walter
34 Lord, Walter Lonely Vigil Coastwatchers of the Solomons
Viking 1977 0670437654 / 9780670437658 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Book and dust in good to very good condition. "The Coastwatchers, also known as the Coast Watch Organisation, Combined Field Intelligence Service or Section C, Allied Intelligence Bureau, were Allied military intelligence operatives stationed on remote Pacific islands during World War II to observe enemy movements and rescue stranded Allied personnel. They played a significant role in the Pacific Ocean theatre and South West Pacific theatre, particularly as an early warning network during the Guadalcanal campaign. In early November 1942, two coastwatchers named Read and Mason on Bougainville Island radioed early warnings to the United States Navy about Japanese warship and air movements (citing the numbers, type, and speed of enemy units) preparing to attack the US Forces in the Solomon Islands. Admiral William Halsey, Jr. later said that the two men had saved Guadalcanal because their reports allowed US forces to launch aircraft in time to engage the attackers." Wikipedia. ; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 322 pages 
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The Fighting Sailor turned Peaceable Chirstian: manifested in the Convincement and Conversion of Thomas Lurting with a short relation of many great dangers, and wonderful deliverances, he met, Lurting, Thomas
35 Lurting, Thomas The Fighting Sailor turned Peaceable Chirstian: manifested in the Convincement and Conversion of Thomas Lurting with a short relation of many great dangers, and wonderful deliverances, he met
Leeds, England Davies and Booth 1816 Later Printing; First Impression Ephemera Very Good with no dust jacket 
Uneven cut paper has been rebound using beautiful marbled paper boards, gold on black title, Parchment end papers with buffered and restored text block. Very handsome presentation of the 1816 printing. There is foxing to the original pages. The recent pirate activities on the horn of Africa have sparked interest in a phenomenon which in the years of yore characterised the high seas i.e. hostage taking. Combating this ill is the primary objective of the present treatise. Through his autobiographical narrative, The Fighting Sailor Turn'd Peaceable Christian, Thomas Lurting (1632-1713) distinguishes himself as one of the emblematic defendants of the early Quaker ideals for International Peace. In this treatise Lurting takes the fight for these ideals to the maritime scene. Most of the narrative takes place on board the Bristol Frigot, ship on board of which he was convinced. Despite staunch opposition facing the rise of Quakerism in the maritime milieu, which at the time was characterised by the spirit of belligerence, the determination of Quakers to die for their convictions, their pacific resistance ended up appealing to many a seaman who became convinced also. Numerous warring and fighting scenes constitute the ingredients for Lurting's plot development. And most especially the " ... True Account of George Pattison's Being Taken by the Turks; and How Redeemed by ..., Without Bloodshed, Putting the Turks on Shoar in their Own Country ..." Lurting makes of this episode the turning point around which he articulates his spiritual journey to illustrate the very Quaker ideal for an everlasting universal brotherhood and pacifism. Thomas Lurting was born in 1632, probably in Ireland. But he spent his childhood in London where at the age of fourteen he was impressed and forcefully taken to war in Ireland where he spent roughly two years. Upon his return to London, he was turned over into the Bristol Frigot, one of the war vessels belonging to Admiral Blake's fleet. On board this same ship he became convinced of the evils of war and decided to quit warring for the merchant service. He was however impressed many a times into the navy. He published his spiritual autobiography, The Fighting Sailor Turn'd Peaceable Christian. in 1710. Three years later, he passed away on the 30th March 1713, at the age of 81 in London and was laid to rest at Burmondsey. There is also an account of Lurting's mate George Pattison being taken by the Turks in 1663. Rare imprint.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 32 pages 
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Point of Honor The Continuing exploits of Lt. Peter Wake United States Navy, Macomber, Robert N.
36 Macomber, Robert N. Point of Honor The Continuing exploits of Lt. Peter Wake United States Navy
Sarasota, FL Pineapple Press 2003 1561642703 / 9781561642700 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
As new condition. Black and beige cover. Dust in brodart mylar protective cover! Inscribed "on ward and Upward" Bob Macomber. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 327 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 14.97 USD
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Detachment Bravo (Author Signed), Marcinko, Richard & John Weisman
37 Marcinko, Richard & John Weisman Detachment Bravo (Author Signed)
Atria 2001 0671000713 / 9780671000714 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Inscribed "Attack Life, Richard Marcinro". In new condition. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Rare.; Rogue Warrior Series; 0.7 x 9.2 x 6 Inches; 352 pages; p; Signed by Author 
Price: 17.97 USD
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A Select Bibliography of the United States Navy and the Southeast Asian Conflict 1950 - 1975, Marolda, Edward J.
38 Marolda, Edward J. A Select Bibliography of the United States Navy and the Southeast Asian Conflict 1950 - 1975
Washington. D. C. PN 1982 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
A rare resource. blue cover black printing. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 49.97 USD
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In Peril on the Sea  War Exploits of Allied Seamen, Masters, David
39 Masters, David In Peril on the Sea War Exploits of Allied Seamen
London: the Cresset Press 1960 First Edition; 10 th Printing Hardcover Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Cover may be somewhat tattered and have soiling due to age and storage. browning to end papers. Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. Scarce with dust.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Eyes on Target  Inside Stories from the Brotherhood of the U.S. Navy SEALs, McEwen, Scott &  Richard Miniter
40 McEwen, Scott & Richard Miniter Eyes on Target Inside Stories from the Brotherhood of the U.S. Navy SEALs
New York Center Street 2014 1455575690 / 9781455575695 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
New condition. Signed bookplate by Richard Minter. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover. "The book contains incredible accounts of major SEAL operations-from the violent birth of SEAL Team Six and the aborted Operation Eagle Claw meant to save the hostages in Iran, to key missions in Iraq and Afganistan where the SEALs suffered their worst losses in their fifty year history-and every chapter illustrates why this elite military special operations unit remains the most feared anti-terrorist force in the world. They are the Navy SEALs, and they keep their Eyes on Target." ; 9.10 X 6 X 1.20 inches; 320 pages; Signed by One Author 
Price: 59.97 USD
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