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1 A General View of Japanese Military Aircraft in the Second World War (2 vols.cased)
Tokyo, Japan Kantosha 1956 Hardcover Very Good Good 
Tokyo, Japan: Kantosha, 1956 Tokyo, Japan: Kantosha, 1956 Two volumes cased in cardboard, Volume I has a large foldout illustration of the anatomy of an airplane, photo illustrations of aircraft in three seperate views throughout, Maps on endpapers. Text in Japanese. Volume II has the English translation. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. . Red boards are clean and undamaged. Tanheavy card casing has light soil, sunfading. Cased Hardcovers. Very Good/Good.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 34.00 USD
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Cowboy Pete the Autobiography of Major General Charles H. Corlett
2 Cowboy Pete the Autobiography of Major General Charles H. Corlett
Santa Fe, NM Sleeping Fox Enterprises 1974 1st Edition. Paperback Very Good 
Santa Fe, NM: Sleeping Fox Enterprises, 1974 Santa Fe, NM: Sleeping Fox Enterprises, 1974 127 pp with B&W illustrations in text. . Text is clean, tight and unmarked Dedication by Pauline Corlett on title page. Covers have some yellowing and edgewear. " Major General Charles Harrison Corlett (July 31, 1889 October 13, 1971), nicknamed "Cowboy Pete," was a senior United States Army officer who commanded troops in both the Pacific and European Theaters during World War II. He led the attack on Kiska in 1943 and commanded the 7th Infantry Division in the taking of Kwajalein in 1944. After D-Day he led the XIX Corps in pursuit of the retreating German Army through France, Belgium, Holland, and Germany"Courtesy Wikipedia. By Author's Wife. 1st Edition. Trade Paperback. Very Good.. 1st Edition.. Paperback. Very Good. First Edition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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3 English-Japanese Phrase Card War Department Pamphlet No 21-32
War Department United States Government 1945 Good 
War Department United States Government, 1945 War Department United States Government, 1945 Good. 4" x 5.5".. Good. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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4 Japanese Phrase Book TM 30-641 Plus Japanese Phrase Card War Department Pamphlet No. 21-32
United States War Department 1944 Paperback Fair 
United States War Department, 1944 United States War Department, 1944 Japanese Phrase Book TM 30-641 Issued February 28, 1944 for occupation soldiers. Aprox 165 pp. Text is intact but dog-eared and with a penciled diary on the first and last blank pages.Orange paper covers are rubbed and dog-eared. English-Japanese Phrase Card ( good plus condition) is stiff paper 5" x 12.5" triple folded. Its phrases seem to relate to the capture of prisoners. Size: 4.25" x 4.75". Soft Cover. Fair.. Paperback. Fair. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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Japanese Surrender Flyer 1945
5 Japanese Surrender Flyer 1945
1945 
1945 1945 With B&W photos of MacArthur and Hirohito, the surrender aboard the Missouri and a group of men inspecting a posted similar flyer. A Japanese language flyer announcing the end of WWII,dropped on the island of Guam with instructions on how to safely surrender to Allied Forces Yellowed, chip to lower corner not affecting text. 8.5" x 11".. 
Price: 265.00 USD
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Technical Manual Handbook on Japanese Military Forces 15 September 1944 TM-E 30-480
6 Technical Manual Handbook on Japanese Military Forces 15 September 1944 TM-E 30-480
War Department U.S. Army Hardcover Very Good 
War Department U.S. Army War Department U.S. Army 401 pp. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, yellowed. B&W photo illustrations throughout text plus 8 color plates of Japanese uniforms and insignia. Stamped on title page 'Property of U.S. Army Chemical Research and Development Laboratories. Maryland' Original khaki cloth boards are VG with no damage and only light soil. Held together with aluminum screws. Asserssments and post-mortums of Japanese tactics and equipment plus the usual sweeping generalizations about the character of the enemy. Hardcover. Very Good. 8.5" x 11".. Hardcover. Very Good. 
Price: 155.00 USD
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7 Abercrombie, L.a. & Pratt, Fletcher My Life to the Distroyers
Henry Holt & Co. 1944 First Printing. Hardcover Very Good Good Signed
Henry Holt & Co., 1944 Henry Holt & Co., 1944 xi, 157 pp with 8 B&W plates. Captain Abacrombie's ship sank the first submarine after pearl Harbor, was present at Midway and later at Cape Esperance, ran a convoy into Guadacanal, and fought at Tassafronga. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Dedication by Captain Abacrombie an first free page.Blue cloth boards are clean and intact, DJ has edgewear, spine dulled. Dedication By Author. First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall.. Signed by Author(s). First Printing.. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 27.00 USD
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8 Baum, Vicki Shanghai '37
Doubleday, Doran & Co. 1939 1st Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1939 Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1939 619 pp. Translated from the German by Basil Chreighton. A fictionalized account of the events leading up to first Japanese arial attack on Shanghai. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Glue stains to endpapers. Rust-colored cloth boards with title in gold on black spine are rubbed at extremities. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket.. 1st Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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Hirohito: Behind the Myth, Behr, Edward
9 Behr, Edward Hirohito: Behind the Myth
U.S.A. Villard 1989 0394580729 / 9780394580722 First American Edition. Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: Villard, 1989 xxvi, 437 pp with 8 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Remainder dot on bottom page edges. DJ is clean, bright, undamaged. Now in protective mylar. "This remarkable book is a cool and powerfully convincing attempts to dismantle the myths that constitute one of the most successful public relations exercises of the twentieth century". to expose Hirohito's true role in Japanese politics of the 1930's and 1940"s. Size: thick 8vo.. First American Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Prisoner of Tthe Rising Sun, Berry, William A.
10 Berry, William A. Prisoner of Tthe Rising Sun
University of Oklahoma Press 1993 0806125098 / 9780806125091 1st Edition Hardcover As New As New 
University of Oklahoma Press, 1993 xiv, 241 ppwith B&W illustrations and maps in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is bright and undamaged, now in protective mylar.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/As New. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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11 Boyington, Col. Gregory "Pappy", USMC, Ret. Baa Baa Black Sheep
PA Military Classic series/ TAB Books 1989 0830640088 / 9780830640089 Ist TAB Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good 
PA: Military Classic series/ TAB Books, 1989 384 pps. plus 4 b/w plates.Dark blue endpapers. Text clean tight, bright, unmarked and AN. Dark Blue textured boards NF. Dust jacket with photograph of author has 1 small closed tear and has been price-clipped but is clean and bright with minor wear. This is a 1989 reprint of Boyington's 1958 World War II classic.. Ist TAB Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 6.25" x 9.25". Dust jacket present. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Government By Assassination, Byas, Hugh
12 Byas, Hugh Government By Assassination
Knopf 1942 First Edition. Hardcover Good Good 
Knopf, 1942 Knopf, 1942 369, viii pp.Hugh Byas was the correspondant for both the London Times and the New York Times just prior to WWll. Hechronicles the Japanese military's rise to autonomy and its alliances with Japanese gangsterism. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, contemporary gift inscription on front endpapers. Red cloth boards with dark blue stamped titles and design are bumped at spine ends, slightly faded. Dust jacket is rubbed and chipped along top edge. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Good/Good. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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Chennault: Giving Wings to the Tiger, Byrd, Martha
13 Byrd, Martha Chennault: Giving Wings to the Tiger
University of Alabama Press 1987 0817312927 / 9780817312923 Paperback Fine 
University of Alabama Press, 1987 451 pp with B&W illustrations in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged.. Trade Paperback. Fine. 
Price: 21.00 USD
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14 Chamberlin, William Henry Japan Over Asia Revised and Enlarged Edition
Blue Ribbon Books 1939 Hardcover Good No Jacket 
Blue Ribbon Books, 1939 xii, 395 pp with 25 B&W plates. William Chamberlin was the Far East observer for the Christian Science Monitor, here he chronicles Japan's expansionism and conquest of Manchuria and discusses Japan's forign policy in the 1930's. Text is clean, tight and unmarked, yellowed. Previous owner's name on front endpapers. Grey cloth boards are bumped at extremities. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Cloth. Good/No Jacket. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Halsey's Typhoon: The True Story of a Fighting Admiral, an Epic Storm, and an Untold Rescue, Drury, Bob; Clavin, Tom
15 Drury, Bob; Clavin, Tom Halsey's Typhoon: The True Story of a Fighting Admiral, an Epic Storm, and an Untold Rescue
U.S.A. Atlantic Monthly Press 2006 0871139480 / 9780871139481 Hardcover As New As New 
U.S.A.: Atlantic Monthly Press, 2006 322 pp with 16 B&W plates, one map frontis and maps on endpapers. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. DJ is bright and undamaged. A pristine copy. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover. As New/As New. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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Bull Halsey, E. B. Potter
16 E. B. Potter Bull Halsey
U.S.A. Naval Institute Press 1985 1591146917 / 9781591146919 First Thus. Paperback Very Good 
U.S.A.: Naval Institute Press, 1985 xiii,421 pp with 17 maps in text. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Covers are bright and undamaged.. First Thus.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. First Edition. 
Price: 11.00 USD
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Men of the Sulu Sea, Follett, Helen
17 Follett, Helen Men of the Sulu Sea
Charles Scribner's Sons 1945 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good Fair 
Charles Scribner's Sons, 1945 Charles Scribner's Sons, 1945 250 pp with B&W illustrations in text. One of the most dramatic stories of WWll was the recapture of the Phillippines and the setting free of the prisoners in concentration camps. In this Phillippine national guerrillas played an important part - and among the guerrillas were the Moros, the"Men of the Sulu Sea," With two thousand years of piracy behind them, they swung their steel blades again, against the Japanese. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Dust jacket is missing several chips along top edge. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Fair.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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18 Friedman, Kenneth I. Afternoon of the Rising Sun the Battle of Leyte Gulf
Presdio Press 2001 0891417567 / 9780891417569 Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Presdio Press, 2001 414 pps. plus 14 b/w photograph pages and map on the frontespiece. Text clean, bright, tight, and unmarked. Blak paper-covered boards with gold stamping, very clean with one minor nick in front upper orner. Ditto DJ. Apart from minor flaws, near fine condition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 Glines, Carroll V. Attack On Yamamoto
U.S.A. Crown 1990 0517577283 / 9780517577288 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
U.S.A.: Crown, 1990 240 pp with one map and 8 B&W plates. Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Brown cloth boards with dark blue quarter-binding are clean and undamaged. DJ is intact, in mylar protection.. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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Japan Fights for Asia, Goette, John
20 Goette, John Japan Fights for Asia
Harcount Brace 1943 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good Near Fine 
Harcount Brace, 1943 248 pp.Text is clean, tight and unmarked. Endpapers have tape marks., previous owner's name on front endpaper.Black cloth boards show very slight bumping to extremities. Dust jacket is clean, bright, undamaged, not price-clipped. In mylar wrapper.. First Edition.. Hardcover. Very Good/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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