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Aeroplane, incorporating Aeronautical Engineering, Vol. 85, No. 2192, July 24, 1953

By: JAMES, Thurstan, (ed.) SAUNDBY, Robert COURTENAY, William McALERY, C.M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Temple Press Limited, London, 1953,:

Seller ID: 115582


JAMES, Thurstan, (ed.). The Aeroplane, incorporating Aeronautical Engineering, Vol. LXXXV, No. 2192, July 24, 1953. London : Temple Press Limited, 1953. Pp [1]-64(ads),[93]-128. IIlustrated. Advertisements. Large 8vo, colour illustrated stapled wrappers, lettered in red and black. Contents : Cold War and Defence Forces (by Air Marshal Sir Robert Saundby); The Fifth Air Force in Korea (by William Courtenay); Her Majesty Reviews Her Air Force; Aircraft in the Static Park and Flying; The R.A.F.'s Ancestry (by C.M. McAlery); Jersey's Big Day; Nick Comper and his Swifts (by George Errington); plus ... View more info

All Hands Down : The True Story of the Soviet Attack on the USS Scorpion

By: SEWELL, Kenneth, and Jerome PREISLER

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, New York , 2008, ISBN:9780743297981:

Seller ID: 89363


SEWELL, Kenneth, and Jerome PREISLER. All Hands Down : The True Story of the Soviet Attack on the USS Scorpion. New York : Simon & Schuster, (2008). First Printing. Pp (10),1-277,(1),+ 16 pp plates. Index. 8vo, black cloth spine, blue paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. "Forty years ago, in May 1968, the submarine USS Scorpion sank in mysterious circumstances with a loss of ninety-nine lives. The tragedy occurred during the height of the Cold War between the United States and the Soviet Union, and it followedby only weeks the sinking of a Soviet sub near Hawaii. Now in All Hands... View more info

Army Quarterly and Defence Journal. Vol. 105, No. 3, July, 1975

By: STAINFORTH, C.H., Maj.-Gen. (ed.). SCHOFIELD, B.B. WOOD, G.N. WOLFE, James

Price: $8.00

Publisher: West of England Press, Publishers, Tavistock, Devon, 1975,:

Seller ID: 90194


STAINFORTH, C.H., Maj.-Gen. (ed.). The Army Quarterly and Defence Journal. Vol. 105, No. 3, July, 1975. Tavistock, Devon : West of England Press, Publishers, Ltd., 1975. Pp i-iv,257-384,x-xii,+ 8 pp plates. 8vo, red printed card covers. Nautical content : Vice-Admiral B.B. Schofield's “Maritime Affairs” (pp 262-266). Other contents : Brig. F.W. Speed's “Japan, the Unknown Quantity”; Maj. P.A. Gray's “A Year in Korea”; Maj.-Gen. G.N. Wood's “The Defence of Canada 1812-1814” (pp 336-342); Vincent Keyte's “James Wolfe and the Highlanders” (pp 347-350); Lt.-Col. F.H. Anderson's... View more info

Atlantic Guardian : A Magazine of Newfoundland. Vol. 8, No. 3, March, 1951

By: YOUNG, Ewart (ed.). HARRINGTON, Michael F. MURPHY, Michael P. MAYO, H.B.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ewart Young, Montreal , 1951,:

Seller ID: 84294


YOUNG, Ewart (ed.). Atlantic Guardian : A Magazine of Newfoundland. Vol. VIII, No. 3, March, 1951. Montreal : Ewart Young, 1951. Pp [1]-44. Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Cover R.C.N. photo of A.B. Udle of St. John's watching a plane from the British carrier Thereus pass overhead as he stands lookout watch on H.M.C.S. Cayuga's bridge during the Chinnampo operation, Korea. Contents : Is the Island Overpopulated? (by H.B. Mayo, pp 14-19); Herring Neck (by W.A. Dawe, pp 21-23); The Great Hunt : It's Sealing Time in Newfoundland! (by Michael F. Harrington, pp ... View more info

Autonomy of International Commercial and Maritime Arbitration: International, Canadian and Far Eastern Perspectives

By: CHANG, Moonchul

Price: $100.00

Publisher: International Legal Studies, Seoul, 1989,:

Seller ID: 47554


CHANG, Moonchul. The Autonomy of International Commercial and Maritime Arbitration: International, Canadian and Far Eastern Perspectives. Seoul, Korea: International Legal Studies, 1989. Pp 406. 8vo, red cloth. No. 2 in the International Legal Studies series. Chapters : 1. The Freedom from Arbitration from Law: Can Arbitration be De-legalised?; 2. The Quest for the Autonomy of International Commercial Arbitration; 3. The Internationalisation of Commercial and Maritime Arbitration Institutions; 4. International Commercial and Maritime Arbitration in the Far East and Canada. With table of casesa... View more info

Biggles en Coree. as is.

By: JOHNS, W.E., Captain BIGGLES) Collection Captain Johns series)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Presses de la Cite, Paris, 1953,:

Seller ID: 73260


JOHNS, W.E., Captain. Biggles en Corée. Paris: Presses de la Cité, 1953. Pp. [1]-190,(2). 8vo, red cloth with blue lettering and tooling to front and spine. A volume in the Série Collection Captain Johns. Text in French. Spine detached from front hinge and nearly removed and nearly detached at rear hinge, boards rubbed and edgeworn, internally tender with some marginal smudging and a name stamp to the ffep. As is. 15.00 View more info

Bridges at Toko-Ri. Collector's Edition Bound in Genuine Leather

By: MICHENER, James A. GLIXON, David M. BASH, Kent

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Easton Press, Norwalk, CT , 1990,:

Seller ID: 93957


MICHENER, James A. The Bridges at Toko-Ri. Introduction by David M. Glixon.Illustrated by Kent Bash. Collector's Edition Bound in Genuine Leather. No rwalk, CT : (The Easton Press, 1990). Pp (12),[1]-[147],(3), colour frontis+ 3 black-and-white plates. 8vo, red full leather, gilt decoration to boar ds, gilt lettering to spine, all edges gilt, with yellow ribbon marker. David A Groseclose, James A. Michener : A Bibliography A.007n, Myron J. Smith,War Story Guide : An Annotated Bibliography of Military Fiction 3757; Edwa rds, The Korean War: An Annotated Bibliography 1967. A novel by James A. Mi... View more info

Britain and the Korean War. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MacDONALD, Callum Making Contemporary Britain series

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Basil Blackwell, Oxford, UK, and Cambridge, MA, 1990, ISBN:0631167692:

Seller ID: 115013


MacDONALD, Callum. Britain and the Korean War. (Oxford, UK, and Cambridge, MA) : Basil Blackwell, (1990). First Ediiton. Pp (8),[1]-112. Map. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. In the Making Contemporary Britain series. "In June 1950 North Korean forces crossed the 38th parallel into SouthKorea, and the United States intervened to prevent the spread of Communism , thus engaging itself in a three-year war which undermined the Truman administration and led Eisenhower to contemplate the use of tactical atomic weapons. Although Britain supported the United States in 1950. sending war... View more info

Called to Witness : Profiles of Canadian Presbyterians. A Supplement to Enduring Witness. Volume Three.

By: MOIR, John S. (ed.).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Presbyterian Church in Canada, Committee on History, Hamilton, ON, 1991,:

Seller ID: 79295


MOIR, John S. (ed.). Called to Witness : Profiles of Canadian Presbyterians. A Supplement to Enduring Witness. Volume Three. (Hamilton, ON) : The Presbyterian Church in Canada, Committee on History, 1991. Pp (10),1-110. Illustrated. 8vo, orange card covers. Contents : James Drummond MacGregor : The Pioneer of Pictou (Peter Bush). Alexander Spark : A Presbyterian Moderate in Canada (James Lambertt). William Proudfoot : A Many-Sided Missionary (Stewart D. Gill). Charles Chiniquy : A Wandering Life (Paul Laverdure). James Frederick McCurdy : Father of Biblical Studies in Canada (John S. Moir). Ja... View more info

Canada and the Korean Crisis

By: Canada - Military]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Edmond Cloutier, King's Printer and Controller of Stationery, Ottawa, 1950,:

Seller ID: 77816


[Canada - Military]. Canada and the Korean Crisis . Ottawa: Edmond Cloutier, King's Printer and Controller of Stationery, 1950. Pp. [1]-36, including covers. 8vo, stapled printed self wraps. A selection of documents relating to the early Canadian involvement in the conflict on the Korean peninsula. A couple of small blue smudges to front cover, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Canada in World Affairs : September 1951 to October 1953.

By: KEIRSTEAD, B.S. ARMSTRONG, Muriel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press / Canadian Institute of International Affairs., Toronto, 1956,:

Seller ID: 94072


KEIRSTEAD, B.S. Canada in World Affairs : September 1951 to October 1953. With the assistance of Muriel Armstrong. Toronto : Oxford University Press, 1956. Issued under the auspices of the Canadian Institute of International Affairs. Pp[i]-xi,(1),1-268,(8), Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “Those eventful months saw the uneasy settlement in Korea, the building up of NATO, the emergence of Germany as a central problem, the great internal shifts of power in the USA and USSR, and the acquisition by the Soviet of a hydrogen weapon.” - from the dj. Contents : I. Introduction. II... View more info

Canada's Asia-Pacific Security Dilemma . The Niobe Papers, Volume 10

By: VARNER, Joe NIOBE Papers, Volume 10

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Maritime Affairs, Halifax, 1999, ISBN:0969834357:

Seller ID: 101278


VARNER, Joe. Canada's Asia-Pacific Security Dilemma. (Halifax, NS : Maritime Affairs), 1999. Pp. (1),ii-ix,(1),1-80,(2). Maps, tables. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. The Niobe Papers, Volume 10. Foreword by Senator Michael J. Forrestall. Much on China and Korea. Chapters : 1. The Emerging WorldOrder and Asia-Pacific Dynamic; 2. Asia-Pacific Challenges to Canada's Nat ional Security; 3. Canadian Defence Policy; 4. Towards a Canadian Asia-Pacific Security Policy. With index. Very good 22.00 View more info

Canada's Glory : Battles That Forged a Nation.. First Edition in dustjacket

By: BISHOP, Arthur

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Toronto, 1996, ISBN:0075528096:

Seller ID: 26385


BISHOP, Arthur. Canada's Glory : Battles That Forged a Nation. Foreword by Hon. Hartland de M. Molson. Toronto : McGraw-Hill Ryerson, (1996). First Printing. Pp (6),vii-xxvi,1-309,(1) + 16-page central section of photos and other illustrations. Maps. 8vo, brown paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. William Arthur Bishop (b. June 13, 1923. London, England - d. February 14, 2013, Toronto) Canadian writer of military history, RCAF fighter pilot during WW2, and son of Billy Bishop. "In Canada's Glory, Arthur Bishoponce again brings Canadian history to life through his powerful narrati... View more info

Canada's Soldiers : The Military History of an Unmilitary People. Revised Edition in dustjacket.

By: STANLEY, George F.G.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Macmillan, Toronto, 1960,: 1960

Seller ID: 23125


STANLEY, George F.G. Canada's Soldiers : The Military History of an Unmilitary People. In collaboration with Harold M. Jackson. Revised Edition. Maps by C.C.J. Bond. Toronto : Macmillan of Canada, 1960. Revised Edition. Pp. (14),1-449,(1),+ 16 pp. photos. 8vo, red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Perkins, 'Regiments : Regiments and Corps of the British Empire and Commonwealth 1758 – 1993 : A Critical Bibliography' p.84; Whiteman 'Bibliography of Macmillan of Canada Imprints' 1506, O'Dea 3077. Colonel George Francis Gillman Stanley, CC, CD, KStJ... View more info

Canadair Sabre. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MILBERRY, Larry

Price: $50.00

Publisher: CANAV Books, Toronto, 1986, ISBN:0969070373:

Seller ID: 58734


MILBERRY, Larry. The Canadair Sabre. (Toronto) : CANAV Books, (1986). Pp. 372. Fully illustrated. Triple column. 4to, blue cloth, silver titles to spine. Larry Milberry (b. 1943, Haileybury, Ontario). A detailed history of the classic jet fighter, the F-86 Sabre, used by the RCAF. "This is the most detailed book ever about the famous F-86 Sabre. Designed by North American Aviation in California, the Sabre is the classic jet fighter of all time, the plane that made history by taking control of the skies over Korea and drubbing the MiG-15. Chosen by the RCAF to fulfill its day-fighter needs,... View more info

Canadian Army Journal. Vol. 17, No. 2, 1963

By: DePROSE, J.G. (ed.).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Queen's Printer, Ottawa , 1963,:

Seller ID: 90186


DePROSE, J.G. (ed.). Canadian Army Journal. Vol. XVII, No. 2, 1963. (Ottawa: Queen's Printer, 1963). Pp [1]-132. Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, ill ustrated black trimmed stapled wrappers. Contents : A Picture Story – Training at Home and Abroad; Arrow Diagramming; Professional Education in the RCAF; The Grand Trunk Railway Brigade; Flashback No. 42: Cease Fire in Korea, July 1953; and much more. Rubbed, wear to spine, inkstamp and penned names, else very good. 15.00 View more info

Canadian Army Journal. Vol. 18, No. 3, 1964

By: DePROSE, J.G. (ed.).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Queen's Printer, Ottawa , 1964,:

Seller ID: 90190


DePROSE, J.G. (ed.). Canadian Army Journal. Vol. XVIII, No. 3, 1964. (Ottawa : Queen's Printer, 1964). Pp [1]-126. Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, illustrated red trimmed stapled wrappers. Contents : Soviet Strategy in the Cold War: A Reappraisal; The Princess Patricias' Jubilee; Fingerprinting the Forces; Air Photography for Civil and Military Mapping; Eskimoes Train onHeavy Equipment; Flashback No. 46: A Prisoner Snatch in Korea - 1952; and much more. Rubbed, covers worn and detached, else good. As is. 10.00 View more info

Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne Vol, 4, No. 4, Winter / Hiver 2003-2004.

By: MARTEINSON, John (ed.). BLAXLAND, John MAISONNEUVE, Michel DELVOIE, Louis A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 2003,:

Seller ID: 91026


MARTEINSON, John (ed.). Canadian Military Journal / Revue Militaire Canadienne Vol, 4, No. 4, Winter / Hiver 2003-2004. (Ottawa : Department of National Defence, 2003). Pp 1-78;1-78. Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, illustrated black card covers. Contents : Finding National Defence Policy in 2004 (by Dr. Douglas Bland); Canadian Society and Its Army (by Professor Donna Winslow); The Korean War: Reflections On Shared Australian and Canadian Military Experiences (by Lieutenant Colonel John Blaxland); Institutionalizing Change in NATO (by Lieutenant-General Michel Maisonneuve); The Kananask... View more info

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Canadian Naval Operations in Korean Waters.First Edition in dustjacket

By: THORGRIMSSON, Thor RUSSELL, E.C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Naval Historical Section, Canadian Forces Headquarters, Department of National Defence, 1965,: 1965

Seller ID: 16632


THORGRIMSSON, Thor and E.C. RUSSELL. Canadian Naval Operations in Korean Waters 1950-1955. Ottawa : The Naval Historical Section, Canadian Forces Headquarters, Department of National Defence, 1965. First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-vi,1-167,(1). Double column. Illustrated. Small 4to, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Map endpapers. "For three full years and more, the Korean "police action"— a war in all but name — raged throughout the length and breadth of that unhappy country known to it people as the Land of the Morning Calm. For three years a division of Canadian dest... View more info

Canadian Naval Operations in Korean Waters.First Edition in dustjacket

By: THORGRIMSSON, Thor RUSSELL, E.C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Naval Historical Section, Canadian Forces Headquarters, Department of National Defence, Ottawa, 1965,: 1965

Seller ID: 92299


THORGRIMSSON, Thor and E.C. RUSSELL. Canadian Naval Operations in Korean Waters 1950-1955. Ottawa : The Naval Historical Section, Canadian Forces Headquarters, Department of National Defence, 1965. First Edition. Pp (2),[i]-vi,1-167,(1). Double column. Illustrated. Small 4to, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Map endpapers. "For three full years and more, the Korean "police action"— a war in all but name — raged throughout the length and breadth of that unhappy country known to it people as the Land of the Morning Calm. For three years a division of Canadian dest... View more info