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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2017. Hardcover. Described on jacket as a highly original history, tracing the least understood and most intractable form of organized human aggression from ancient Rome...to the present day. Bound in grey paper covered boards and in grey dust jacket with title and author to spine and front cover. In fine condition. 349 pages. MIL/100418. Fine.
n.p. Hardcover. Good condition. This book has been re-backed using red cloth along the spine and the original boards. The boards are heavily rubbed and frayed along edges. Both hinges are cracked. It is lacking the title page. Several pages are loose, but present. There are tears and chips to several pages. Some foxing and smudges to interior. This is a good reading copy. Includes many color maps and many black and white illustrations. AME/3083. Good.
Boston: A. Williams and Co., 1860. First Edition. Hardcover. FIRST EDITION. Very good in green cloth backed green paper covered boards with black title to front board. Cloth on spine looks like a very well done repair. Minor rubbing to boards especially along the edges. Interior clean except for writing in pencil on the Notes page at the end of the text. 32 pages. American History. AMH1/3140. Very Good.
University Press of Kentucky, 2018. Hardcover. First edition. Review copy with press release laid in. "Bechtol not only presents an accurate picture of the current North Korean threat - he also outlines methodologies that Washington and the international community must embrace in order to contain it" (press release)" Red paper covered boards with white title to spine and front cover. Clean and bright. As new. 261 pages. MIL/051019. Fine.
New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. Hardcover. Exhaustively researched account of the Gallipoli campaign's origins and execution and Churchill's role. Red cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Clean and bright. In dark red dust jacket with white title to spine. Very good condition. 424 pages. WWI/050919. Fine / Fine.
Stuttgart: Carl Krabbe. Hardcover. No date. Very Good in grey illustrated paper wrappers with grey title to front wrapper and black title to spine. Minor edgewear to exterior. Interior is clean and bright with illustrations throughout and a fold out map. A few unopened pages at rear. 88 pages. In German. GER/4213. Very Good.
Westport, Connecticut and London: Greenwood Press, (2008). Hardcover. Part of the Daily Life Through History Series. 8vo. Green illustrated glossy paper covered boards with beige title to front board and to spine. Pristine interior with illustrations. Index, 191 pages. Military History. MIL/042508. Fine.
Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, (2001). Hardcover. 8vo. Fine brown cloth covered boards with silver title to spine. Pristine interior with several photographic illustrations and maps throughout. Brown and grey illustrated dust jacket with black title to front and spine panels. Index, 419 pages. American Military History. AMMIL/020713. Fine / Fine.
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2016. Paperback. An advanced proof of this timely account of how the separate justice system of the armed forces has often served as a proxy for America's ongoing arguments over equality, privacy, security, and liberty. Written by an historian and former infanty sergeant. White softcover in fine condition. 385 pages. MIL/032216. Fine.
New York: Public Affairs, 2018. Hardcover. Based on newly available archives, this book presents a disturbing account of Henry Kissinger's role in the Vietnam War - blundering negotiations, leading America to tragedy, and dooming the government of South Vietnam. Bound in white paper covered boards with navy paper spine and in a pictorial dust jacket with tittle and author to spine and front cover. In fine condition. 296 pages. VIET/100418. Fine.