TomFolio.com Home Independent Dealers
For those who care about books!  
HOME CODE OF ETHICS BOOKDEALERS BROWSE BOOKS ANTIQUES COLLECTIBLES DETAILED SEARCH VIEW CART
 Other Areas
Advanced Search
Browse Book Categories
Antiques Collectibles
Browse by Dealer
Author Autographs
Author Awards
Author Biographies
Author Pseudonyms
Collecting Information
Glossary of Terms
Helpful Sites
Publisher Information
Customer Account
Account Log-out
Help
Contact Us
About TomFolio
For Bookdealers
Code of Ethics
Secure Shopping
Privacy Statement
Legal Information
Become a Member
Members Only

 Search Items
By Author:

By Title:

By Keywords:

By ISBN:

Advanced Search
Tom
  
Items By Category: All Categories: Military
22 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.   [Author Unknown]
Tiger I German Panzerkampwagen VI Ausfuehrung E, Sd. Kfz. 181 : Tamiya Plastic Model Company (Instructions, German Tiger Tank Model)
 
Publisher: Tamiya Plastic Model Company; Japan:
Very Good Hardcover 16 pages; 4to (12") 30 cm; Text entirely in JAPANESE except page headers and specs in English. Highly detailed instructions for building scale model German Tiger Tank, including decal application and correct colors. Line diagrams throughout in black and blue. Several b/w photos. ; No date but about 1970-1980.; A few drops of glue on pg 9, everything readable. Stapled binding intact. Instruction booklet only, not a kit.

Appr.: | AUD 17.14 CAD 16.67 EUR 10.71 GBP 8.33 JPY 1,200.00 MXN 200.00 ZAR 200.00 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 10801.
    
US$12.00
Order From Dealer
2.   [Author Unknown]
Alnavco Armor Division 1970 Catalog : Armored Fighting Vehicle Models, Artillery Models, Wargames, Soldier Models, Kit Accessories, Armor and Military Books (Tanks)
 
Publisher: Alnavco; Westfield, N. J. : 1970
Good+ Softcover 16 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; White self-wraps. Scores of model kits listed and described, with current pr ices. 52 medium-quality b/w photos, mostly of tanks. ; Rear cover has a few tiny spots, mailing address penned on, small closed tear. Otherwise little wear. Binding of two staples intact.

Appr.: | AUD 11.43 CAD 11.11 EUR 7.14 GBP 5.56 JPY 800.00 MXN 133.33 ZAR 133.33 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 10807.
    
US$8.00
Order From Dealer
3.   Baker, Alan D.
Merrill's Marauders : Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century
 
Publisher: Ballantine Books; N. Y. : 1972
Very Good+ First Edition Softcover 160 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Blue pictorial softcover, 160 pages, over 100 b/w photos, diagrams and small maps. ; Minor edgewear. Faint crease to spine. ; Weapons Book Series; Vol. 31

Appr.: | AUD 18.57 CAD 18.06 EUR 11.61 GBP 9.03 JPY 1,300.00 MXN 216.67 ZAR 216.67 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 17973.
    
US$13.00
Order From Dealer
4.   Bishop, Edward
Wellington Bomber : Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century, Weapons Book Number 38
 
Publisher: Ballantine Books; N. Y. : 1974
Very Good First Edition Softcover 160 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Stiff blue pictorial covers, 160 pages, bibliography, over 120 historical b/w photos with captions. ; 1st ptinting, January 1974, stated. History of famed British bomber that could still fly even after being shot through holes. ; Upper edge of rear cover has a small chip. Small area of discoloration affects part of fore-edge of last 8 leaves and rear cover. Everything rearable. Binding intact. ; Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century, Weapons Book Series; Vol. 38

Appr.: | AUD 15.71 CAD 15.28 EUR 9.82 GBP 7.64 JPY 1,100.00 MXN 183.33 ZAR 183.33 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 16309.
    
US$11.00
Order From Dealer
5.   Brownlow, Louis, et al.
Proceedings, Press Seminar on Demobilization and Veterans : Sponsored by the Public Administration Clearing House, Chicago, Illinois, December 6-9, 1944
 
Publisher: Public Administration Clearing House; Chicago: 1944
Good Softcover 273 pages; 4to (11") 29 cm; Softcover with black cloth over spine, 273 pages printed one side only, list of journalists in attendance, bibliography on problems of veterans. Complete transcript of 3-day press conference with multiple speakers, including texts of question and answer periods. ; Speakers: Louis Brownlow; Herbert Emmerich; Brig. Gen. Frank T. Hines; Col. Gordon E. Textor; Col. Waldo Shumway; Floyd Reeves; William Haber; Arthur S. Fleming; J. J. Donovan; Theodore Schultz; Mayor Wilson W. Wyatt; Frederick H. Harbinson; Troy E. Wakefield; Howard Goodman; John T. Williamson; Boris Shishkin; Walter Harris. ; Rear cover spotted, front cover sunned, bottom edge quite worn, cloth frayed at heel. All pages present, binding intact. Quite rare.

Appr.: | AUD 14.29 CAD 13.89 EUR 8.93 GBP 6.94 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 166.67 ZAR 166.67 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 8031.
    
US$10.00
Order From Dealer
6.   Calvert, Michael
Chindits : Long Range Penetration (Ballantine's Illustrated History of the Violent Century)
 
Publisher: Ballantine Books; N. Y. : 1973
Very Good+ First Edition Softcover 160 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Blue pictorial softcover, 160 pages, over 100 b/w photos, diagrams and small maps. ; Light edgewear only; Weapons Book Series; Vol. 34

Appr.: | AUD 18.57 CAD 18.06 EUR 11.61 GBP 9.03 JPY 1,300.00 MXN 216.67 ZAR 216.67 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 17974.
    
US$13.00
Order From Dealer
7.   Churchill, Winston
Second World War, The, Complete in 6 Volumes : Gathering Storm, Finest Hour, Grand Alliance, Hinge of Fate, Closing the Ring, Triumph and Tragedy
 
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company; Boston:
Very Good in Poor dust jacket Hardcover 4987 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Book Club Edition; HARDCOVER. No slipcase. Red cloth, 784 + 751 + 903 + 1000 + 749 + 800 pages, numerous appendixes and small maps, indexes. BOMC edition, dated 1948-1953. ; Weight over 13 pounds. Vol-1, Gathering Storm. Vol-2, Finest Hour. Vol-3, Grand Alliance. Vol-4, Hinge of Fate. Vol-5, Closing the Ring. Vol-6, Triumph and Tragedy. ; The definitive history of World War 2, authored by the Prime Minister of United Kingdom. ; Light shelf wear. Pages a bit yellowed from age. Cloth slightly faded on spines, with areas of discoloration at heels of 5 vols, affecting only publisher name. All bindings tight. Only 2 vols have jackets, which are quite beat up but all readable.

Appr.: | AUD 91.43 CAD 88.89 EUR 57.14 GBP 44.44 JPY 6,400.00 MXN 1,066.67 ZAR 1,066.67 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 12087.
    
US$64.00
Order From Dealer
8.   Elstob, Peter
Battle of the Reichswald : Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, Battle Book Number 19
 
Publisher: Ballantine Books; N. Y. : 1970
Very Good+ First Edition Softcover 160 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Stiff orange covers, brief bibliography, about 150 b/w photos and small maps, with captions. ; Copyright 1970, 1st printing stated. Introduction by Lieutenant General Sir Brian Horrocks. ; Light shelfwear only. No marks. Binding tight and square. Scarce. ; Illustrated History of the Violent Century Series

Appr.: | AUD 10.00 CAD 9.72 EUR 6.25 GBP 4.86 JPY 700.00 MXN 116.67 ZAR 116.67 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 11065.
    
US$7.00
Order From Dealer
9.   Giles, Frank
Pictorial History of the Second World War, Complete in 5 Volumes : A Photographic Record of all Theaters of Action Chronologically Arranged
  Picture
Publisher: William H. Wise & Company; N. Y. : 1944
Near Fine Hardcover 2560 pages; 4to (10") 26 cm; COMPLETE in 5 vols. Published 1944-1946. ; Dark blue-black buckram cloth, yellow embossed lettering, color illustrated endpapers, 512 pages per vol, about 750 b/w photos per vol, including several small maps, all with lengthy detailed captions. Glossy throughout. ; Series written by Frank Giles. Photos selected and edited by Al E. Davies. Large heavy set about 14 lbs. Shi pping outside US may be addl. ; Vol-1, First and Second Years. Vol-2, Third and Fourth Years. Vol-3, Fifth Year. Vol-4, Sixth Year. Vol-5, Year of Victory. ; Almost no visible wear. Pages slightly discolored at edges. All bindings tight. Front blank page of each vol has short quotation in fountain pen in a very neat hand. No other defects.

Appr.: | AUD 50.00 CAD 48.61 EUR 31.25 GBP 24.31 JPY 3,500.00 MXN 583.33 ZAR 583.33 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 16118.
    
US$35.00
Order From Dealer
10.   Goebbels, Joseph, with Louis P. Lochner
Goebbels Diaries, The, 1942-1943
  Picture
Publisher: Doubleday & Company; Garden City, N. Y. : 1948
Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket Hardcover 566 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; Book Club Edition; Hardcover, black cloth, gold lettering over red spine band, 566 pages, index, footnotes, b/w glossy photo frontispiece of Lochner interviewing Goebbels. ; Actual diaries of 1942 and 1943 of Joseph Goebbels, Minister of Propaganda under Adolf Hitler, who detailed 'every plot, every plan, every jealousy and confidence of the closely guarded Nazi hierarchy.' Edited, translated, introduction and notes by Louis P. Lochner, longtime head of the Berlin bureau, Associated Press. Foreword by Hugh Gibson. ; BOMC Book of the Month Club edition with dimple. Book shows only a touch of shelfwear. No marks or serious defects. Jacket is worn, chipped at heel and crown, publisher name at heel is unreadable otherwise jacket is all readable. Scarce.

Appr.: | AUD 42.86 CAD 41.67 EUR 26.79 GBP 20.83 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 500.00 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 17918.
    
US$30.00
Order From Dealer
11.   Keegan, John
Waffen SS : The Asphalt Soldiers ; Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, Weapons Book Number 16
 
Publisher: Ballantine Books; N. Y. : 1970
Good+ First Edition Softcover 160 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Stiff blue covers, bibliography, appendix giving order of battle, about 150 b/w photos and line diagrams with captions. ; Copyright 1970, 1st printing stated. ; Upper tips of page edges chipped, only a tiny portion missing, not affecting any text. Covers vertically creased. One light spine crease but binding tight. ; Illustrated History of the Violent Century Series

Appr.: | AUD 8.57 CAD 8.33 EUR 5.36 GBP 4.17 JPY 600.00 MXN 100.00 ZAR 100.00 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 11063.
    
US$6.00
Order From Dealer
12.   Lockwood, C. A. Jr. (Vice Adm) (Charles Andrew)
U. S. Submarine Losses, World War II : Navpers 15,784, 1949 Issue
 
Publisher: Government Printing Office; Washington, D. C. : 1949
Very Good Second Printing Softcover 174 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Manila softcover, side-stapled binding, small fold-out map showing locations of submarine losses, photos and personnel lists of all 52 submarines lost in the Pacific, over 130 b/w photos and illustrations with captions. ; Copyright 1946. This is 2nd printing, 1949. Written by the famous commander of the Submarine Force Pacific Fleet during World War 2. ; Covers show light sunning, tips slightly curled.

Appr.: | AUD 27.14 CAD 26.39 EUR 16.96 GBP 13.19 JPY 1,900.00 MXN 316.67 ZAR 316.67 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 16174.
    
US$19.00
Order From Dealer
13.   Mayer, S. L.
Signal, Years of Triumph, 1940-1942 : Hitler's Wartime Picture Magazine
 
Publisher: Prentice-Hall; Englewood Cliffs, N. J. : 1978
Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket First US Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0138100101 240 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Black boards, gold lettering, green endpapers, 240 unnumbered pages, over 600 photos and illustrations, many in full color. Edited, with introduction and commentary, by Sidney Louis Mayer, historian of World War 2. ; Authentic Nazi German propaganda, articles and photos reproduced from Hitler's own magazine, which was the largest selling magazine in Europe during World War 2, published in twenty languages including English. This book is reproduced from the English edition. ; No marks or defects to book. Jacket lightly wrinkled along top edge. ; Laid in: 15-page booklet, The Strategy of World Order, published by World Law Fund, a prospectus for a 4-volume set of books on World Peace through World Law, no date but about 1968.

Appr.: | AUD 15.71 CAD 15.28 EUR 9.82 GBP 7.64 JPY 1,100.00 MXN 183.33 ZAR 183.33 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 15183.
    
US$11.00
Order From Dealer
14.   Morrison, Ian Illustrated by: Illustrated by Yates McDaniel
Malayan Postscript
 
Publisher: Faber & Faber; London: 1944
Very Good+ with no dust jacket Fourth Printing Hardcover 196 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; Hardcover, tan cloth, gold title on spine, 196 pages, index, small b/w map, 46 b/w photos on glossy plates with captions. ; Originally published November, 1942. This is 4th printing, March, 1944. Photos by Yates McDaniel and others. Written by Australian journalist and war correspondent for The [London] Times. From preface: 'The account that follows is a short personal record of the [Allied military] campaign in Malaya.' ; Very light edgewear. Spine lettering is rubbed but readable. Gift note in fountain pen on front endpaper. No other marks. Binding tight. Scarce.

Appr.: | AUD 64.29 CAD 62.50 EUR 40.18 GBP 31.25 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 750.00 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 17600.
    
US$45.00
Order From Dealer
15.   Porter, R. Bruce, with Eric Hammel
Ace ! : A Marine Night-Fighter Pilot in World War II
 
Publisher: Pacifica Press; N. Y. : 1985
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket First Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0935553010 278 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Ex-Library; Blue cloth, bibliography, 3 small maps, 20 b/w photos with captions. ; 1st edition stated. Introduction by Colonel Gregory " Pappy " Boyington. Memoirs of World War 2 ace fighter who spent much of the war training younger pilots for night attacks. ; Minimal library marks. Gift note penned on front endpaper dated 1991. Otherwise appears hardly used.

Appr.: | AUD 11.43 CAD 11.11 EUR 7.14 GBP 5.56 JPY 800.00 MXN 133.33 ZAR 133.33 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 16173.
    
US$8.00
Order From Dealer
16.   Rawicz, Slavomir, with Ronald Downing
Long Walk, the : The True Story of a Trek for Freedom
 
Publisher: Lyons Press/Globe Pequot; Guilford, Conn: 2004
Very Good Third Edition; Second Printing Softcover ISBN: 1558216847 245 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Copyright 1956, 1984, 1997. This is 3rd edition, 1997, 2nd printing, 2004. Co-written and foreword by Ronald Downing. True story (although some say it isn't) of Polish soldier in World War 2 who escaped from Siberian prisoner of war camp and traveled on foot over 6500 miles from Camp 303 through the Gobi Desert and Himalayan Mountains to British India. ; Only very light shelfwear. Spine rolled but intact and readable.

Appr.: | AUD 8.57 CAD 8.33 EUR 5.36 GBP 4.17 JPY 600.00 MXN 100.00 ZAR 100.00 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 13877.
    
US$6.00
Order From Dealer
17.   Smith, Harold V.
History of the National Bureau for Industrial Protection : Organized February 3, 1941, Disbanded September 1, 1945
  Picture
Publisher: Government Printing Office; Washington, D. C. : 1945
Very Good with no dust jacket First Edition Hardcover 157 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Hardcover, dark red cloth over spine, blue boards, gilt logo on front, blue laid endpapers, 8 appendixes, 24 facsimile documents. ; Published 1945. Sponsored by the Insurance Committee for the Protection of American Industrial Plants. During World War II every American business helped in the war effort, including the insurance industry. This is a detailed history of a special organization created to prepare America for war, and to strengthen America's war effort by providing robust insurance for factories producing war products. ; Fore-edges of boards show a number of very small chips. Otherwise only light wear. No marks. Binding tight. ; Laid in: business card of Mr. R. E. Wilson, who was associate manager and treasurer of the National Bureau for Industrial Protection from 1941 to 1945.

Appr.: | AUD 105.71 CAD 102.78 EUR 66.07 GBP 51.39 JPY 7,400.00 MXN 1,233.33 ZAR 1,233.33 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 17641.
    
US$74.00
Order From Dealer
18.   Stowe, Leland
No Other Road to Freedom
 
Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf; N. Y. : 1941
Very Good+ with no dust jacket First Edition Hardcover 432 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Full dark green cloth, gold lettering and decor on spine, b/w frontispiece fold-out map showing chronology and locations author was stationed in while he wrote this book, including New York, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, Moscow, Hungary, Albania, Turkey, Egypt, Belgian Congo, Nigeria, Morocco, more. ; Author was a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist who coined the word quisling (collaborator) and who, in this book, covered the beginnings of World War 2 from 1939 to 1941. ; Cloth shows minor wear. Pages are a bit yellowed around edges. No other flaws. Laid in: Obituary of author, clipped from a newspaper, with small portrait photo.

Appr.: | AUD 11.43 CAD 11.11 EUR 7.14 GBP 5.56 JPY 800.00 MXN 133.33 ZAR 133.33 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 14114.
    
US$8.00
Order From Dealer
19.   Westheimer, David
Sitting it out : A World War II POW Memoir
 
Publisher: Rice University Press; Houston, Tex: 1992
Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket First Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0892633158 358 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, red cloth, black lettering, speckled endpapers, [xiv] + 358 pages, index, small b/w map, 14 b/w photos with captions. ; Foreword by George Williams. Author, a Texas native, was captured in 1942 when his bomber became the first American plane to be lost over Italy, imprisoned at Poggio Mirteto, then Camp Chieti, then a long stint at German POW Stalag Luft III. ; Owner initials and date penned in very small letters on rear endpaper. Otherwise book appears unread.

Appr.: | AUD 14.29 CAD 13.89 EUR 8.93 GBP 6.94 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 166.67 ZAR 166.67 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 17604.
    
US$10.00
Order From Dealer
20.   Whiting, Charles Illustrated by: Illustrated by John Batchelor
Skorzeny : (Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, War Leader Book Number 11)
 
Publisher: Ballantine Books; N. Y. : 1972
Very Good First Edition Softcover 160 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Black and purple pictorial covers. About 150 b/w photos and small maps with captions. Brief bibliography. 4-pg ad for military book club bound in, as issued. ; Copyright 1972, 1st printing stated. Introduction by Brigadier Peter Young. Illustrations by John Batchelor. Maps by Richard Natkiel. ; Biography of Otto Skorzeny, Hitler's top commando who rescued Mussolini from captivity and helped 600 former SS men escape from justice after the war. ; Very light exterior wear. No marks. Spine very lightly creased intact. Scarce. ; Illustrated History of the Violent Century Series

Appr.: | AUD 25.71 CAD 25.00 EUR 16.07 GBP 12.50 JPY 1,800.00 MXN 300.00 ZAR 300.00 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 11071.
    
US$18.00
Order From Dealer
21.   Wykes, Alan
Hitler : (Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, War Leader Book Number 3)
 
Publisher: Ballantine Books; N. Y. : 1971
Very Good- First Edition Softcover 160 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Black and purple pictorial covers. About 150 b/w photos with captions. Brief bibliography. ; Copyright 1970, 1st printing 1971 stated. Introduction by Barrie Pitt. Map by Richard Natkiel. ; Moderate edgewear. No marks. Spine cocked and lightly creased twice but intact. ; Illustrated History of the Violent Century Series

Appr.: | AUD 7.14 CAD 6.94 EUR 4.46 GBP 3.47 JPY 500.00 MXN 83.33 ZAR 83.33 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 11070.
    
US$5.00
Order From Dealer
22.   Wykes, Alan Illustrated by: Illustrated by John Batchelor
Nuremberg Rallies, the : (Ballantine's Illustrated History of World War II, Campaign Book Number 8)
 
Publisher: Ballantine Books; N. Y. : 1970
Very Good First Edition Softcover 160 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Stiff brown covers, bibliography, about 150 b/w photos, drawings, diagams and small maps, with captions. ; Copyright 1970, 1st printing stated. Introduction by Barrie Pitt. Maps by Richard Natkiel. Close-up history of Nazi propaganda: parades, rallies, pageantry, eagle-topped banners, fake heroes, etc, from 1923 to 1939. ; Light edgewear, two faint creases to spine, otherwise clean and intact. ; Illustrated History of the Violent Century Series

Appr.: | AUD 11.43 CAD 11.11 EUR 7.14 GBP 5.56 JPY 800.00 MXN 133.33 ZAR 133.33 

Purchase direct from: Alan's Used Books. Item number: 11067.
    
US$8.00
Order From Dealer

22 items found

Home   Contact Us   Bookdealers   Browse Books   Detailed Search   Antiques Collectibles   Privacy Statement   Shopping Cart

Copyright © 2000 - 2016 TomFolio.com. TomFolio is a registered
trademark of ABookCoOp, Inc. All rights reserved. Legal Information.