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Image for Fighting Heroes: Battle For Freedom:  Based on the Newspaper Strip By Stookie Allen

Fighting Heroes: Battle For Freedom: Based on the Newspaper Strip By Stookie Allen

By: Allen, Stookie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Company / The Better Little Book: 1943

Seller ID: 141579

Condition: Poor


Well-worn book witt tears to cover, and brittle, yellow old paper. Rear hinge completely loose. 3 5/8" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/2"; 352 pages. Author/Artist: Stookie Allen. BLB was adapted from a newspaper strip titled Heroes of Democracy. BLB # 1401. Hard-to-find. View more info

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Complete Book of World War II Combat Aircraft 1933-1945

By: Angelucci, Enzo; Matricardi, Paolo

Price: $40.00

Publisher: N Y, Military Press: 1989

Seller ID: 132856

ISBN: 0517664755

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 416 pages. Small tears and edge wear to cover. Gigantic: 10 5/8"w x 14 1/2"h. Full-page color illustrations of aircraft with descriptions and specs on reverse side. View more info

Combat Aircraft of World War II, 1939-1940; Volume III

By: Angelucci, Enzo;Matricardi, Paolo

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Orion Books: 1988

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 122989

ISBN: 0517567954

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stampls, stickers, etc. Book is clean and text is unmarked in any way, complete and solid. 63 pages. Very large format. "posterbook" with large color illustrations of each plane in three viewpoints. Planes include : Hawker Hurricane, Mk. II Boulton Paul Defian, Fairey Fulmar, Bristol Beaufighter MkI., Fairey Albacore, Dewoitine D.520 Arsenal Vg-33, Amiot 351, Fokker D. XXI Fokker T.VIII CANT Z. 1007, Fiat G. 50, Macchi M.C. 200, Junkers Ju.88 A, Messerschmitt Bf.110 C, Henschel Hs.129, Heinkel He115, Ilyushin Il-4, Republic P-43, Brewster F2A, Grumm... View more info

Image for Scientists Under Hitler: Politics and the Physics Community in the Third Reich

Scientists Under Hitler: Politics and the Physics Community in the Third Reich

By: Beyerchen, Alan D.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Yale Univ Pr: 1979

Seller ID: 145449

ISBN: 0300018304

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Very slight edge wear to dust jacket. 288 pages. Full blue cloth boards. View more info

Image for House at Otowi Bridge : The Story of Edith Warner and Los Alamos (Zia Bks.), The

House at Otowi Bridge : The Story of Edith Warner and Los Alamos (Zia Bks.), The

By: Church, Peggy Pond

Price: $35.95

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM, U.S.A., University of New Mexico Press: 1979

Inscription: By Author

Seller ID: 088647

ISBN: 0826302815

Condition: Very Good


Fourth printing. Slight wear to cover. Signed on front free endpaper. 149 pages. From back cover: "This is the story of Edith Warner, who lived for more than twenty years as a neighbor to the Indians of San Ildefonso Pueblo, near Los Alamos, New Mexico. She was a remarkable woman, a friend to everyone who knew her, from her Indian companion Tilano, who was an elder of San Ildefonso, to Niels Bohr, Robert Oppenheimer, and the other atomic scientists who worked at Los Alamos during World War II. " View more info

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Fighter Aircraft of World Wars I & II: Featuring Photographs from the Imperial War Museum

By: Crobsy, Francis

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Lorenz Books: 2004

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 122567

ISBN: 0754813940

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is free of marking of any kind. A solid, clean, excellent reading copy. View more info

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Fighter Aircraft of World Wars I & II: Featuring Photographs from the Imperial War Museum

By: Crobsy, Francis

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Blue Ridge Summit, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., Lorenz Books: 2004

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 122939

ISBN: 0754813940

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is free of marking of any kind. A solid, clean, copy. 128 pages, a great many color photos. View more info

Image for Homefront & Battlefront, Nelson BC in World War II

Homefront & Battlefront, Nelson BC in World War II

By: Crooks, Sylvia

Price: $7.63

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Granville Island Pub: 2005

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 115199

ISBN: 1894694384

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 228 pages, lots of b&w photos. View more info

Image for City Without Women : A Chronicle of Internment Life in Canada During World War II, The

City Without Women : A Chronicle of Internment Life in Canada During World War II, The

By: Duliani, Mario

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Oakville, ON, Canada, Mosaic Press: 1994

Seller ID: 126556

ISBN: 0889625301

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 159 pages. Slight edge wear. View more info

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Spike Kelly of the Commandos

By: Elder, Art

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Company / The Better Little Book: 1943

Seller ID: 141578

Condition: Fair


Well-worn book with loose hinges, tears to cover, and brittle, yellow old paper. 3 5/8" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/2"; 352 pages. Illustrated by J. R. White.This book was written and drawn specially for the BLB format. BLB #1467. View more info

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Warbirds Of World War II

By: Ethell, Jeffrey L.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Sarasota, Florida, U.S.A., Crestline Pub Co: 2003

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 115411

ISBN: 0760317747

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Features these three planes with extensive photo galleries of each. 287 pages, in excellent shape for an ex-libris, very clean. View more info

Undercover Sailors: Secret Operations of World War II

By: Hampshire, A. Cecil

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, W. Kimber: 1981

Seller ID: 124456

ISBN: 0718303687

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings; including mylar on dust jacket and tape on boards. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 208 pages. View more info

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Red Ryder in War on the Range

By: Harman, Fred

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Company / The Better Little Book: 1945

Seller ID: 141590

Condition: Good


Edge wear and small tears to cover. Printed on yellowing old paper. 3 5/8" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/2"; 250 pages. Illustrated by Fred Harman. BLB #1473. View more info

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Red Ryder and Circus Luck

By: Harman, Fred

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Company / The Better Little Book: 1949

Seller ID: 141588

Condition: Good


Edge wear and small tears to cover. Printed on yellowing old paper. Loose rear hinge. 3 5/8" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/2"; 286 pages. Illustrated by Fred Harman. Cover Artist: Unknown—cover redrawn from cover of Red Ryder Comics #35, 1946 (Dell). BLB #1466. View more info

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Red Ryder and the Rimrock Killer

By: Harman, Fred

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Company / The Better Little Book: 1948

Seller ID: 141589

Condition: Good


Edge wear and small tears to cover. Printed on yellowing old paper. 3 5/8" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/2"; 286 pages. Illustrated by Fred Harman. Cover Artist: Unknown—cover redrawn from cover of Red Ryder Comics #32, March 1946 (Dell). BLB #1443. View more info

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Red Ryder and the Squaw-Tooth Rustlers

By: Harman, Fred

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Company / The Better Little Book: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 141587

Condition: Good


Edge wear to cover. Printed on yellowing old paper. 3 5/8" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/2"; 350 pages. Illustrated by Fred Harman. The first printing is identified by a 3-page ad which begins with Captain Midnight and Sheik Jomak Khan and ends with Mandrake the Magician. Reprinted from the daily strip, 1944-45. BLB #1414. View more info

Image for Radio Goes to War: The Cultural Politics of Proaganda During World War II

Radio Goes to War: The Cultural Politics of Proaganda During World War II

By: Horten, Gerd

Price: $24.95

Publisher: University of California Press: 2003

Seller ID: 142661

ISBN: 0520240618

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 218 pages with b&w pics. View more info

Image for Investigation of the Atomic Bomb, 1945, Hiroshima, Nagasaki

Investigation of the Atomic Bomb, 1945, Hiroshima, Nagasaki

By: Iijima

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Japan, Unknown: 1982

Seller ID: 098984

Condition: Good


Text is in Japanese. 236 pages with a great many, often several per page, b&w photos taken in Japan very soon after the A-bomb explosions, both of survivors and their injuries and structural damage of all kinds, including close-ups of beams, trees, bridges, railroad tracks, etc. with maps specifying location of the adjacent photos. Many burn victims, many of which are children. Includes worn, folded and torn (1/2 page) 4-page fold-out photo of ground zero and surrounding city to mountains in the distance: totally decimated, a landscape of scorched rubble. Ex-library book with usual marks,... View more info

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A Pale View of Hills

By: Ishiguro, Kazuo

Price: $65.00

Publisher: N Y, Vintage International: 1990

Inscription: Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 145322

ISBN: 067972267X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Inscribed by Kazuo Ishiguro on the title page. View more info

Behind Friendly Lines: Tales from World War II

By: Koneazny, John J.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Burnstown, Ontario, Canada, General Store Pub. House: 2001

Seller ID: 126596

ISBN: 1894263480

Condition: Near Fine


Clean and unmarked; tight binding. 156 pages. View more info