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Carrier Operations. 1st pr.

By: MAROLDA, Edward J. Illustrated History of the Vietnam War

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Bantam, Toronto, 1987,:

Seller ID: 23368


MAROLDA, Edward J. Carrier Operations. Toronto : Bantam, (1987). First Printing. Pp 158. Illustrated. 8vo, card covers. A volume in The Illustrated History of The Vietnam War series. Very good. 10.00 View more info

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Carrier Wars : Naval Aviation from World War II to the Persian Gulf. First Edition in dustjacket

By: HOYT, Edwin P.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York, 1989,: 1989

Seller ID: 54981

ISBN: 0070306257


HOYT, Edwin P. Carrier Wars : Naval Aviation from World War II to the Persian Gulf. New York : McGraw-Hill, (1989). First Printing. Pp (4),v-x,1-274,(4) + 16 pages of b&w photos. 8vo (162 x 235 mm), blue cloth spine with grey paper-covered boards, metallic red lettering to spine. Edwin Palmer Hoyt (b. August 5, 1923, Portland, Oregon - d. July 29, 2005, Tokyo, Japan) military and naval historian. "Here is the story of the dramatic role played by aircraft carriers in historic battles and maneuvers from the start of World War II to current encounters in the Persian Gulf. ... View more info

Carriers : Modern Air Power. US in dj.

By: PRESTON, Antony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gallery Books, 1989, ISBN:08231760605:

Seller ID: 66333


PRESTON, Antony. Aircraft Carriers. NY: Gallery Books, (1990). Pp 80. Illustrated. 4to, blue card covered boards. A brief illustrated introduction to the development of carrier-based aviation. Chapters : 1. Early Carriers; 2.Decline and Rise; 3. New Technology and Techniques; 4. Vietnam; 5. Carrier Air Power in the 1980s; 6. The Future. Vg in rubbed, dampstained dj. 15.00 View more info

Chemical Scythe : Lessons of 2, 4, 5-T and Dioxin

By: HAY, Alastair Disaster Research in Practice series

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Plenum Press, New York and London, 1982, ISBN:0306409739:

Seller ID: 101229


HAY, Alastair. The Chemical Scythe : Lessons of 2, 4, 5-T and Dioxin. New York and London: Plenum Press, (1982). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xi,(1),1-264,(4). 8vo, brown cloth with gilt titles to spine. A volume in the Disaster Research in Practice series. Series editor: Frances D'Souza. "Seveso andLove Canal are names that have become synonymous with environmental pollut ion. The accidents at these sites demonstrated the real and potential danger associated with the manufacture and use of toxic chemicals. Drawing upointhese incidents, as well as the use of 'Agent Orange' in Vietnam, the d... View more info

Chester Municipality, A History 1759-2000. Second Printing

By: MacLEOD, Lois. Mary

Price: $80.00

Publisher: C. A. Nauss Presentations, Chester, N.S., 2003, ISBN:0968975607:

Seller ID: 111717


MacLEOD, Lois Mary. Chester Municipality, A History 1759-2000. (Chester, N.S.: C. A. Nauss Presentations, 2003). Second Printing. Pp (1),ii-viii,1-248,+ 8 pp colour plates. Numerous black-and-white illustrations in text. Index. 4to, white spiral bound, illustrated white card covers, blue lettering to front cover. Lois Mary MacLeod, née Thierman (b. November 1, 1931, in Swift Current, Saskatchewan in rural Saskatchewan - d. November 7, 2012, Sackville, New Brunswick). Chapters : 1. Pertinent Preliminaries. 2. The Planters, 1760-1776. 3. The Privateers Prey: The King or "The Rebels". 4.... View more info

China Voyage : A Pacific Quest by Bamboo Raft. First British Edition in dustjacket.

By: SEVERIN, Tim BEYNON, Joe WARNER, Rex

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company, London, 1994, ISBN:0316910198:

Seller ID: 72515


SEVERIN, Tim. The China Voyage : A Pacific Quest by Bamboo Raft . Photographs by Joe Beynon and Rex Warner. (London) : Little, Brown and Company, (1994). Pp. (12),[1]-317,(7), + 16 p. of colour plates. Illustrated. Map. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. The ancient voyage reconstructor's bamboo raft voyage in the Pacific. "The China Voyage is the extraordinary story of how six men and one woman made maritime history: sailing the Pacific on a bamboo raft where every wave washed right through the structure. Their purpose: to test the theory that Asian raft sailors reached Am... View more info

Chronology of the Cold War at Sea, 1945-1991. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: POLMAR, Norman WERTHEIM, Eric, WATSON, Bruce BAHJAT, Andrew

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD, 1998, ISBN:155750685X:

Seller ID: 103708


POLMAR, Norman, Eric WERTHEIM, Andrew BAHJAT, and Bruce WATSON. Chronology of the Cold War at Sea, 1945-1991. Annapolis, MD : Naval Institute Press, (1998). First Printing. Pp (8),ix-xviii,(2),[1]-241,(1). Double Column. Large 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. "The Cold War that dominatedworld political, economic, and military activities for almost half of the 20th century was, in many respects, 'fought' at sea between the United States and the Soviet Union. The U.S. Navy played a central role from the outset, projecting America's presence and power to the far corners of the glo... View more info

Circle. First Edition in dustjacket

By: POYER, David

Price: $12.50

Publisher: St. Martin's, New York, 1992, ISBN:0312076711:

Seller ID: 32058


POYER, David. The Circle. New York : St. Martin's Press, (May 1992). First Printing. Pp ().[xi]-xiii,(3),[3]-432,(2). 8vo, blue cloth spine, with greypaper-covered boards, silver lettering to spine. With illustrated end-pape rs A Vietnam-era thriller concerning a World War Two-vintage USN destroyer playing cat-and-mouse with a rogue Soviet nuclear submarine in high latitudes. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 15.00 View more info

Citizen's Dissent Mark Lane Replies. First Edition in dustjacket

By: Lane, Mark

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1968

Seller ID: 116502


LANE, Mark. Citizen's Dissent Mark Lane Replies. New York, Chicago, San Francisco : Holt, Rinehart and Winston, (1968). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xiii,[1]-290. 8vo (146 x 214 mm), red cloth, with black lettering to spine. The jacket adds subtitle "to the defenders of the Warren Report, to the press and communications industry, to the Establishment intellectuals and commentators, and tells the often grim story of how his dissent was almost silenced." Mark Lane LL.B. (b. February 24, 1927, New York - d. May 10, 2016, Charlottesville, Virginia) was an American attorne... View more info

Codeswitching in University English-medium Classes : Asian Perspectives

By: BARNARD, Roger and James McLELLAN, (eds.) New Perspectives on Language and Education; 36

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Multilingual Matters , 2014, ISBN:1783090898:

Seller ID: 106470


BARNARD, Roger and James McLELLAN, (eds.). Codeswitching in University English-medium Classes : Asian Perspectives. Bristol : Multilingual Matters, (2014). Pp (4),v-xv,(1),1- 224. 8vo, red cardcovers. No.36 in the New Perspectives on Language and Education series. "In the complex, multilingual societies of the 21st century, codeswitching is an everyday occurrence, and yet the use of students' first language in the English language classroom has been consistently discouraged by teachers and educational policy-makers. This volume begins by examining current theoretical work on codeswitching ... View more info

Cold Six Thousand. Uncorrected Book Proof

By: ELLROY, James

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Century, London, 2001, ISBN:0712689761:

Seller ID: 112357


ELLROY, James. The Cold Six Thousand. London : Century, (2001). UncorrectedBook Proof. Pp (10),[3]-711,(5). 8vo, grey card covers, lettered in black and white. "11.12.63 They sent him to Dallas to kill a pimp named Wendell Durfree. He wasn't sure he could do it. The flight ran smooth. A stew serveddrinks. She saw his gun. She played up. He said he worked Vegas P.D. She l oved it. She swooned. The Casino Operator's Council flew him. They suppliedfirst-class fare. They tapped their slush fund. The geased him. They fed h im six cold." (from the front cover). "Wayne Tedrow Jr, a young ... View more info

Cold Water : Poems by Lou Lipsitz. First Edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: LIPSITZ, Lou.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Wesleyan University Press, Middletown, CT, 1967,:

Seller ID: 112582


LIPSITZ, Lou. Cold Water : Poems by Lou Lipsitz. Middletown, Connecticut : Wesleyan University Press, (1967). First Printing. Pp. (10),11-68,(4). 8vo,grey cloth with black and green lettering to spine. The Brooklyn-born poet 's first collection of verse. "Forthrightness, sincerity, intense concernf ro the great public issues of today no less than for the private involvements that mark man's life in every time: these qualities give the work of LouLipsitz its originality, its poignancy, its power. In many of these poems he speaks directly of particular events: the March on Washington, the Wa... View more info

Collected Vietnam Poems

By: HOLLIS, Jocelyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: American Poetry and Literature Press, 1986,:

Seller ID: 38149


HOLLIS, Jocelyn. Collected Vietnam Poems and Other Poems. Philadelphia: American Poetry and Literature Press, 1986. Pp 168. 8vo, printed card covers. Vg. 20.00 View more info

Conflict of Myths : The Development of American Counterinsurgency Doctrine and the Vietnam War.

By: CABLE, Larry E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York University Press, New York and London, 1986, ISBN:0814714013:

Seller ID: 89992


CABLE, Larry E. Conflict of Myths : The Development of American Counterinsurgency Doctrine and the Vietnam War. New York and London : New York University Press, 1986. Pp [i]-xiii,(1),[1]-307,(5). Index. 8vo, black cloth, red lettering to spine. Contents : Shadows of Substance : 1. Introduction. 2. The Greek Civil War. 3. South Korea, 1948-1954. 4. The Philippines, 1946-1954. 5. The Malayan Emergency. 6. The Banana Wars, 1915-1934. Totems and Tribal Memories : 7. Selecting and Erecting the Pole. 8. Carving Totems: At theTop and at the Bottom. 9. Tribal Memories. 10. Intrusions and Conclusions. ... View more info

Consolidation of the South China Frontier. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MOSELEY, George V.H., III

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of California Press, Berkeley, Los Angeles, London, 1973, ISBN:0520021029:

Seller ID: 113275


MOSELEY, George V.H., III. The Consolidation of the South China Frontier. Berkeley, Los Angeles, London : University of California Press, 1973. First Edition. Pp (10),[ix]-x,(2),[1]-192,(2). Maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, glt lettering to spine. "The People's Republic of China embraces many minoriry peoples in addition to the predominant Han Chinese. Their concentration in the border regions of the country is such that they were formerly referred to as "frontier peoples." Whatever their appellation, they have constituteda veritable ethnic screen around the great agglomerations of Ha... View more info

Crossing Lines : Poets Who Came to Canada in the Vietnam War Era. pbk.

By: BRIESMASTER, Allan and Steven Michael BERZENSKY, eds. BERZENSKY, Steven Michael, ed. ROOKE, Leon FETHERLING, George

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Seraphim Editions, Hamilton, ON, 2008, ISBN:9780980887914:

Seller ID: 94868


BRIESMASTER, Allan and Steven Michael BERZENSKY, eds. Crossing Lines : Poets Who Came to Canada in the Vietnam War Era . Edited by Allan Briesmaster and Steven Michael Berzensky. (Hamilton, ON): Seraphim Editions, (2008). Pp.(12),13-256. 8vo, illustrated blue, white and red card covers. Includes po etical selections from: Bert Almon, George Amabile, Peter Anson, Rosemary Aubert, Edward Baranosky, Judith Hill Benson, Steven Michael Berzensky, E.D.Blodgett, Michael Boughn, Kent L. Bowman, Ronnie R. Brown, Terry Ann Carte r, Sue Chenette, Jim Christy, James Deahl, Pier Giorgio Di Cicco, Jim Erkil... View more info

Dick Adair's Saigon. 1st US in dj.

By: ADAIR, Dick ARNETT, Peter (foreword)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Weatherhill, New York, 1971, ISBN:0834800624:

Seller ID: 56852


ADAIR, Dick. Dick Adair's Saigon : Sketches and Words from the Artist's Journal. NY: Weatherhill, (1971). First Printing. Pp. 144. Illustrated. Double column. Large 8vo, black cloth spine with illustrated red paper covered boards. A collection of Adair's sketches, from his five years spent in the Vietnam during the war. Vg in nicked dj. 25.00 View more info

Did I Miss Anything? : Selected Poems 1973-1993. First Edition

By: WAYMAN, Tom.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harbour Publishing, Madeira Park, B.C., 1993, ISBN:1550170929:

Seller ID: 90540


WAYMAN, Tom. Did I Miss Anything? : Selected Poems 1973-1993. (Madeira Park, B.C.) : Harbour Publishing, (1993). First Edition. Pp [1]-222,(2). 8vo, illustrated blue card covers, lettered in orange and white. Thomas 'Tom' Ethan Wayman (b. August 13, 1945, Hawkesbury, Ontario). "For a generation, TomWayman's poems have been the voice of men and women fully engaged with the world. Over the past twenty years Wayman's humour, wit and imagination hav e illuminated social issues from Vietnam to the 1983 BC General Strike, andeconomic concerns such as the work we do and its effects on us both on ... View more info

Diplomacy of Power : Soviet Armed Forces as a Political Instrument. SecondPaperback Printing

By: KAPLAN, Stephen S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Brookings Institution, Washington, 1981, ISBN:081574823x:

Seller ID: 113931


KAPLAN, Stephen S. Diplomacy of Power : Soviet Armed Forces as a Political Instrument. With: Michel Tatu, Thomas W. Robinson, William Zimmerman, Donald S. Zagoria, Janet D. Zagoria, Paul Jabber, Roman Kolkowicz, Alvin Rubinstein, David K. Hall, Colin Legum. Washington, DC: The Brookings Institution,(1981). Second Printing. Pp. (8),ix-xvi,1-733,(3). Index. 8vo, red card co vers, lettered in black and white. Much naval material, particularly chapter 12 (David K. Hall's "Naval Diplomacy in West African Waters", pp. 519-569.). "Three decades ago the military influence of the Soviet Uni... View more info

Feminist Community Research : Case Studies and Methodologies. pbk.

By: CREESE, Gillian and Wendy FRISBY, eds. FRISBY, Wendy, ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: UBC Press, Vancouver, 2011, ISBN:9780774820868:

Seller ID: 98088


CREESE, Gillian and Wendy FRISBY, (eds.). Feminist Community Research : Case Studies and Methodologies. Edited by Gillian Creese and Wendy Frisby. Vancouver: UBC Press, (2011). First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-x,(2),[1]-254,(2). 8vo, decorated yellow card covers. "Grounded as they are in fieldwork, the interdisciplinary case studies in this volume acknowledge the real methodological and ethical issues that researchers can encounter as they negotiate contested research relationships. The authors discuss the strategies -- successful and unsuccessful -- that they have employed to overcome these ch... View more info