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A Naval History of the American Revolution (Vol. I)

By: Allen, Gardner W.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Williamstown, Massachusetts, Corner House Publishers: 1970

Book ID: EC29012BB

Condition: Good


B2 - A reprint ex-library hardcover book in good condition that has library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), chipping, rubbing, and tape residue on the lower spine and sides near it, some cover edgewear, peeling and paper residue on the back free endpaper, light discoloration and shelf wear with no dust jacket. A Naval History of the American Revolution (Vol. I). 8"x5.25", 365 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

World Naval Aviation

By: Beaver, Paul

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Alexandria, Virginia, Janes Information Group Inc.: 1989

Book ID: EC34540BB

ISBN: 0710605277

Condition: Very Good


H5 - A hardcover book in very good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has wrinkling, chipping and crease on some edges and corners, rubbing, light scratches, fading, light tanning and shelf wear. Book has some bumped corners, light tanning and shelf wear. 10.5"x8", 178 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Sea of Gray: The Around-the-World Odyssey of the Confederate Raider Shenandoah

By: Chaffin, Tom

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC42950BB

ISBN: 0809095114

Condition: Very Good


AO5 - A first edition hardcover book SIGNED and dated by author in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket and book have some bumped corners, light discoloration and shelf wear. Assembled from hundreds of original documents including intimate shipboard journals kept by Shenandoah officers, Sea of Gray is a masterful narrative of men at sea. 8.5"x6", 432 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Heroes of the Atlantic

By: Halstead, Ivor

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC7564BB

Condition: Good


BN3 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has corners of the inside flaps trimmed, moderate wrinkling, chipping, crease and small tears on the spine edges and corners, chipping, crease and wear on the edges, tear on the front bottom gutter, soiling on some corners, stains, discoloration, and normal shelf wear. Book has rubbing on the cover edges, heavy discoloration, and normal shelf wear otherwise good. First Edition stated on the front inside flap of the DJ and copyright page. The British Merchant Navy carries on! The epic story of the men who go down to the sea so that the fight for freedom can be ca... View more info

Battle Class Destroyers

By: Hodges, Peter

Price: $12.50

Publisher: London, Almark Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1972

Book ID: EC30726BB

ISBN: 085524013X

Condition: Very Good


CR6 - A reprint trade paperback book in very good condition that is lightly bowed, some chipping and bumped corners, old price label on the back, light tanning and shelf wear. A highly detailed monograph for warship enthusiast, covering in depth the history of one of the Royal Navy's 'classic' destroyer designs; gives full descriptions of the gunnery system and layout, a history of the class, full technical details, ships' badges in colour, and pictures of all ships in the class. 8.25"x6", 64 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Ship of Ghosts: The Story of the USS Houston, FDR's Legendary Lost Cruiser, and the Epic Saga of Her Survivors

By: Hornfischer, James

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC41326BB

ISBN: 0553803905

Condition: Very Good


CX5 - A first edition hardcover book SIGNED by author on the half-title page in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has wrinkling and crease on the edges and spine, dust jacket and book have some bumped corners, light discoloration and shelf wear. James D. Hornfischer, acclaimed author of The Last Stand of the Tin Can Sailors, delivers an unflinching account of heroism and honor at the limit of human endurance - and of the unsung warriors who waged one of the most remarkable battles of World War II... 9.5"x6.5", 530 pages. Satisfaction Guar... View more info

The U-Boat Wars

By: Hoyt, Edwin P.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Arbor House Publishing Company: 1984

Book ID: EC7456BB

ISBN: 0877955891

Condition: Very Good


BN1 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has wrinkling on some edges and corners, discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise very good. Book has foxing on the top page edges, previous owner's inscription written on the bottom right corner of the front loose endpaper, discoloration, and shelf wear otherwise very good. A Dual Main Selection of the Military Book Club. View more info

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Danger's Hour: The Story of the USS Bunker Hill and the Kamikaze Pilot Who Crippled Her

By: Kennedy, Maxwell Taylor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC37219BB

ISBN: 0743260805

Condition: Very Good


CC2 - A first edition hardcover book signed by author in very good condition in good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket has wrinkling and crease on the edges, corners, some sides, and significantly on the front inside flap, light discoloration and shelf wear. Book has remainder mark on the bottom page edges, some bumped corners, light discoloration and shelf wear. Drawing on years of reserach and firsthand interviews with both American and Japanese survivors, Maxwell Taylor Kennedy draws a gripping portrait of men bravely serving their countries in war and the advent of a terrify... View more info

Miracles on the Water: The Heroic Survivors of a World War II U-Boat Attack

By: Nagorski, Tom

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, Hyperion: 2006

Book ID: EC12162BB

Condition: Very Good


BW2 - Book label on the back, date written on the spine, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. View more info

Civil War Naval Chronology 1861-1865 (Part II - 1862)

By: Navy History Division

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S. Government Printing Office:

Book ID: EC25468BB

Condition: Very Good


AV2 - A softcover in very good condition that has previous owner's name written on the front, some chipping, stains, and wrinkling, some bumped corners, light tanning, and shelf wear. Civil War Naval Chronology 1861-1865 (Part II - 1862). Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Civil War Naval Chronology 1861-1865 (Part V - 1865)

By: Navy History Division

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Washington, D.C., U.S. Government Printing Office:

Book ID: EC25470BB

Condition: Very Good


AV2 - A softcover in very good condition that has previous owner's name written on the front, some chipping, stains, and wrinkling, some bumped corners, light tanning, and shelf wear. Civil War Naval Chronology 1861-1865 (Part V - 1865). Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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Capturing Jonathan Pollard: How One of the Most Notorious Spies in American History Was Brought to Just

By: Olive, Ronald J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, Naval Institute Press: 2006

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Book ID: EC40589BB

ISBN: 1591146526

Condition: Very Good


BW4 - A 2nd printing hardcover book SIGNED by author with "Best Regards!" written on a bookplate adhered on the front endpaper in very good condition in very good dust jacket that is mylar protected. Dust jacket and book have bumped corners, lightly cocked, some light discoloration and shelf wear. 9.5"x6.5", 299 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

War Beneath the Sea: Submarine Conflict During World War II

By: Padfield, Peter

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New York, John Wiley & Sons, Inc.: 1998

Edition: 2nd Printing

Book ID: 004280

ISBN: 0471249459

Condition: Good


AR3 - Book has some light wrinkling on the bottom corners opposite the spine of the cover and some inside pages, discoloration on the page edges, and shelf wear otherwise good. "A brilliant submarine warfare study."-Military Review View more info

Weapons of the Falklands Conflict

By: Perrett, Bryan

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Poole, Dorset, United Kingdom, Blandford Press: 1982

Edition: Reprint Edition

Book ID: SCW12421

ISBN: 0713713151

Condition: Very Good


BI1 - A tight, clean, sound copy in textured dark blue paper covered boards with silver lettering and a graphic on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear with the usual library stamps and label on the top and bottom outside paper edges, the front free endpaper, and the copyright page plus there is some glue staining on the front and back fixed endpapers from where the dust jacket endflaps were glued to the boards plus there is a large patch of glue staining on the front free endpaper from a library pocket. The dust jacket shows very minor overall shelf wear with a very, very light label ... View more info

Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion (Series I - Volume 13)

By: Prof. Edward K. Rawson, Commander George P. Colvocoresses, and Mr. Charles W. Stewart

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1901

Book ID: EC25437BB

Condition: Good


D5 - A hardcover book in good condition that has moderate rubbing, stains, and wear on the cover, bumped corners, cocked, light reading wear with some wrinkling, crease, tears, and open tears, significant tanning, and shelf wear with no dust jacket. Official Records of the Union and Confederate Navies in the War of the Rebellion (Series I - Volume 13) South Atlantic Blockading Squadron, From May 14, 1862, to April 7, 1863. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Naval History (Volume 9, No. 6, November/December 1995)

By: Rainbow, Fred H. (Editor-in-Chief)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S. Naval Institute: 1995

Book ID: EC31502BB

Condition: Very Good


CW1 - A softcover magazine in very good condition that has some wrinkling, chipping, and crease, lightly curled, light discoloration and shelf wear. Naval History (Volume 9, No. 6, November/December 1995). A United States Naval Institute Publication. The Trouble With Admiral Sampson; Interview with THe Washington Post's Ben Bradlee; Shogun's Confidant; Galloping Ghost of the Korea Coast; The Joint Chiefs in World War II. 11"x8.25", 63 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Submarine Commander

By: Schratz, Paul R.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky, USA, University Press of Kentucky: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Book ID: SCW00166

ISBN: 0813116619

Condition: Very Good


BG3 - A hard cover first Naval Institute Press edition in very good+ condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in black cloth with gold lettering on the spine with very minor overall shelf wear. The dust jacket is in very good condition with only very slight edge wear. A fascinating personal memoir of underwater combat in World War II. By the torpedo officer on the USS Scorpion on its 1943 Tokoyo raid and later the executive officer of Sterlet and Atule. A frank and beautifully written in a breezy style and irrepressible humor. Indexed, 322p. View more info

Naval History (Volume 10, No. 6, November/December 1996)

By: Schultz, Fred L. (Editor-in-Chief)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S. Naval Institute: 1996

Book ID: EC31505BB

Condition: Very Good


CW1 - A softcover magazine in very good condition that has some wrinkling, chipping, and crease, light discoloration and shelf wear. Naval History (Volume 10, No. 6, November/December 1996). A United States Naval Institute Publication. Three Centuries of Russian Navy History; Melville's White Jacket and Cates by Jones; Final Voyage for the Unknown Soldier; Forbidden Images of Iwo Jima. 11"x8.25", 63 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Naval History (Volume 12, No. 1, January/February 1998)

By: Schultz, Fred L. (Editor-in-Chief)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S. Naval Institute: 1998

Book ID: EC31506BB

Condition: Very Good


CW1 - A softcover magazine in very good condition that has some wrinkling, chipping, and crease, lighlty curled, light discoloration and shelf wear. Naval History (Volume 12, No. 1, January/February 1998). A United States Naval Institute Publication. Ernest Borgnine: "The Real McHale"; Strike Warfare - 1914; Texas Bombards Iwo Jima; Naval Explorer Captures Amazon. 11"x8.25", 63 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Naval History (Volume 12, No. 4, July/August 1998)

By: Schultz, Fred L. (Editor-in-Chief)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Annapolis, Maryland, U.S. Naval Institute: 1998

Book ID: EC31507BB

Condition: Very Good


CW1 - A softcover magazine in very good condition that has some wrinkling, chipping, and crease, lighlty curled, light discoloration and shelf wear. Naval History (Volume 12, No. 4, July/August 1998). A United States Naval Institute Publication. Yorktown Found/Guns to Gooneys at Midway; 'Cuppa Joe' Saves Sailor; Youngster Fights to Clear Cruiser & Her Skipper. 11"x8.25", 63 pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info