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Fifty Places to Sail Before You Die : Sailing Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations.

By: SANTELLA, Chris.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, New York , 2007, ISBN:9781584795674:

Seller ID: 85971


SANTELLA, Chris. Fifty Places to Sail Before You Die : Sailing Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations. New York : Stewart, Tabori & Chang, (2007). First Printing. Pp [(7),8-223,(1). Illustrated. Square 8vo, blue paper covered boards, white lettering to spine. "Landlubbers joke that sailors are always wanting to head off to the ends of the earth, but Chris Santellatakes that life-changing desire very seriously. In this, the third install ment in his immensely successful “Fifty Places” series, Santella assembles a crew of the world’s greatest championship racers and profession... View more info

Fifty Years of Nonvilent Resistance / 1973 Peace Calendar

By: JEZER, Marty

Price: $40.00

Publisher: War Resisters League, New York, 1973,:

Seller ID: 98789


JEZER, Marty. Fifty Years of Nonvilent Resistance : The story of radical pacifism in the United Staes from the conscientious objecors of World War I to the present. New York : War Resisters League, 1973. Pp (118). Illustrated. 8vo, metal spiral bound, illustrated green stiff paper. Cover title : WarResisters League / 1973 Peace Calendar / 50 Years of Nonviolent Resistance . The is the 18th edition of the peace calendar. Included in this history of American pacifism are such topics as the Anti-Enlistment League, Eugene Dees, the red scare, woman's suffrage, Sacco and Vanzetti, CPS camps, the Da... View more info

First Line of Defense. The U.S. Navy Since 1945. First Edition in dustjacket

By: RYAN. Paul B. Hoover Press Publication 237

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hoover Institution Press. Stanford University, Stanford. CA, 1981, ISBN:0817973710:

Seller ID: 108086


RYAN. Paul B. First Line of Defense. The U.S. Navy Since 1945. Stanford. CA: Hoover Institution Press. Stanford University, (1981). First Ediition. P p (8),[ix]-xvi,(16),[1]-224. With 16-page photo section in text. Tables, diagrams in text. 8vo, blue-grey cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Hoover PressPublication 237. Chapters : 1. The Transition to a Postwar Navy; 2. Limite d Warsa nd Centralized Control; 3. The Navy and the New Frontier; 4. The Vietnam War: Civilian Control and Command Accountability; 5. The Nixon Years and Naval Decline; 6. What Kind of Navy? The Uncertain Seventies; 7. The Ba... View more info

Fish and the Mekong Project

By: United Nations)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United Nations Economic Commission for Asia and the Far East, 1972,:

Seller ID: 68594


(United Nations). Fish and the Mekong Project. Prepared by the Committee for Co-ordination of Investigations of the Lower Mekong Basin (Khmer Republic, Laos, Thailand and the Republic of Viet-nam). N.pl.: United Nations Economic Commission for Asia and the Far East, September, 1972. Pp. 15. With [6]leaves of plates. 4to, blue illustrated card covers. Inkstamp to front cov er, short crease to rear cover, lower corners creased, else vg. 20.00 View more info

Fish Marketing and Credit in Viet Nam

By: LEM, Audun, Uwe TIETZE, Erhard RUCKES, and Raymon van ANROOY TIETZE, Uwe RUCKES, Erhard FAO Fisheries Technical Paper 468)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Rome, 2004, ISBN:9251052182:

Seller ID: 73196


LEM, Audun, Uwe TIETZE, Erhard RUCKES, and Raymon van ANROOY. Fish Marketing and Credit in Viet Nam . Rome: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2004. Pp. [i]-x,1-174. 4to, illustrated blue-green and whitecard covers with black lettering to front and spine. FAO Fisheries Technic al Paper number 468. Vg. 50.00 View more info

Flat-tops and Fledglings : A History of American Aircraft Carriers. in dj.

By: PAWLOWSKI, Gareth L.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Castle Books, New York, 1971,:

Seller ID: 72155


PAWLOWSKI, Gareth L. Flat-tops and Fledglings : A History of American Aircraft Carriers . New York: Castle Books, (1971). Pp. (14),17-530. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, green cloth with white lettering to spine. A survey, beginning with the launching of the U.S.S. Langley in 1922, and culminatingwith the Vietnam era. Name to ffep, else vg in lightly nicked dj. 20.00 View more info

Fly Navy : Naval Aviators and Carrier Aviation : A History.

By: KAPLAN, Philip.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Aurum Press, London, 2001, ISBN:1854107674:

Seller ID: 92019


KAPLAN, Philip. Fly Navy : Naval Aviators and Carrier Aviation : A History.(London) : Aurum Press, (2001). First Printing. Pp [1]-256. Illustrated. I ndex. Double Column. 4to, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : The Ship; Hardware; Taranto; Pearl; Air Strike World War II; Air Traffic Control; Kamikaze; Air Strike Korea; Sea Change; LSO; Air Strike Vietnam; Shoo, Shoo, Shoo, Baby; Sliders; Air Strike Falklands; The Small Carriers; Air Strike Persian Gulf. Very good in unclipped dustjacket. 30.00 View more info

Formative Years of the Naval-Industrial Complex: Their Meaning for Studies of Institutions Today.

By: COOLING, B. Franklin SCHROEDER, Paul THOMPSON, W. Scott Naval War College Review XXVII, No. 5/Sequence Number 254 March/April 197

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Naval War College Review, 1975,:

Seller ID: 67573


COOLING, B. Franklin, Dr. "Formative Years of the Naval-Industrial Complex:Their Meaning for Studies of Institutions Today." An article in Naval War College Review, XXVII, No. 5/Sequence Number 254 March/April 1975, pp. 53-62. Newport, R.I.: Naval War College Review, 1975. Pp. 82. Illustrated; double column. 8vo, illustrated card covers. Also: "The Role of the Press in anOpen Society" by Philip Geyelin; "John Foster Dulles: The Policy Behind th e Myth" by Professor Philip A. Crowl; "The Balance of Power System in Europe, 1815-1871" by Professor Paul Schroeder; &... View more info

Fregments of War : Asian Christian Service at work in Vietnam and Laos

By: PERKINS, Jill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chinese Christian Literature Council, 1970,:

Seller ID: 103593


PERKINS, Jill. Fregments of War : Asian Christian Service at work in Vietnam and Laos. N.pl.: Published by Chinese Christian Literature Council for Central Committee of the Fellowship of the Least Coin, Asian Church Women's Conference, April 1970. Pp (3),4-63,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated brownstapled card covers, lettered in black. This booklet, through personal pro files, poems, and photographs, brings with compassion and sensitivity the stories and situations of humble people in the midst of war. Contents : Forewords. The fellowship of the least coin. Profiles : Morning raid; Why are y... View more info

From the Rivers to the Sea : The United States Navy in Vietnam. in dj.

By: SCHREADLEY, R.L., Commander

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD, 1992, ISBN:0870217720:

Seller ID: 88181


SCHREADLEY, R.L., Commander. From the Rivers to the Sea : The United StatesNavy in Vietnam . Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, (1992). Pp. (6),[v ii]-xxii,(2),[1]-418,(6), + 32 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth spine with patterned paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. Contents: 1. From Earliest Times to the Indochina War; 2. The Indochina War, 1946-54; 3. The Advisory Period, 1954-64; 4. The Readiness of the Navy for Limited War; 5. The Tonkin Gulf -- Beyond the Point of No Return; 6. 1965 -- TheOrigins of Market Time and Game Warden; 7. The Building of Naval Forces Vi ... View more info

Girl in the White Ship. in dj.

By: TOWNSEND, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Collins, London, 1981, ISBN:0002167263:

Seller ID: 42325


TOWNSEND, Peter. The Girl in the White Ship : A Story of the Vietnamese Boat People. L: Collins, 1981. Pp 175. 8vo, tan cloth. An account of the grueling fate of the family of Tran Hue Hue in the Vietnam boat people exodus ofthe late 1970s: their open boat passage of the South China Sea, and the pr ivations suffered on a desert coral reef where they finally landed. Slight shelfwear, very slightly cocked, else vg in slightly rubbed, nicked, dampstained dj. 15.00 View more info

Gunboat! Small Ships at War.

By: PERRETT, Bryan

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Castle Books, Edison, NJ, 2003, ISBN:0785816046:

Seller ID: 104436


PERRETT, Bryan. Gunboat! Small Ships at War. (Edison, NJ) : Castle Books, (2003). Pp. (6),7-224, + 16 p. of black and white plates. Illustrated. 8vo, cream paper covered boards with black lettering to spine. Contents: 1. Little Ships, big War; Gunboat Operations During the Crimean War, 1854-5; 2. Chinese Poison: The Second Opium War, 1856-60; 3. The Demise of Jolly Roger: The Suppression of Piracy in the East Indies and the South China Sea, 1855-69; 4. Gunfire on the Mississippi: Federal and Confederate Gunboats in Action, 1862-3; 5. The World's Policemen: Gunboats and the Pax Britannica, 1865... View more info

History of Officer Social Origins, Selection, Education and Training Since the Eighteenth Century : An Introductory Bibliography. 17th Military History Symposium.

By: CONVERSE, Elliott V., III, Dr. WHITE, Elwood L. United States Air Force Academy Library Special Bibliography Series 90.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: United States Air Force Academy Library, 1996,:

Seller ID: 115215


CONVERSE, Elliott V., III, Dr. and Elwood L. WHITE. The History of Officer Social Origins, Selection, Education and Training Since the Eighteenth Century : An Introductory Bibliography. [N.pl.] : United States Air Force Academy Library, September 1996. Pp. (6),[1]-129,(1). 8vo, side-stapled decorated white card covers, no spine, black lettering to front. United States Air Force Academy Library Special Bibliography Series, number 90. Includes entries under the following geographical headings: General/Comparative, Africa (General), Argentina, Australia, Austria-Hungary (Austria and Hungary), Bel... View more info

History of the Unified Command Plan 1946-1993. First Edition

By: COLE, Ronald H., Walter S. POOLE, James F. SCHNABEL, Robert J. WATSON, and WEBB, Willard J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Joint History Office, Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Washington, D.C., 1995,:

Seller ID: 114023


COLE, Ronald H., Walter S. POOLE, James F. SCHNABEL, Robert J. WATSON, and Willard J. WEBB. The History of the Unified Command Plan 1946-1993. Washington, D.C.: Joint History Office, Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefsof Staff, (1995). First Edition. Pp (4),v-vii,(1),[1]-154,(6). Map. Index. 4to, purple-trimmed white card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Forew ord; Overview; Part One : 1946 - 1977 : Origins in World War II; The First Unified Command Plan, 1946; Establishment of CINCFE, CINCPAC, CINCAL, CINCEUR; Establishment of CINCLANT; Developments in 1948; Establishment of North... View more info

History of US Armed Interventions. Vol. I. US Aggression Against Soviet Russia, and Countries of Asia and the Middle East. Vol. II. US Imperialist Aggression in Latin America

By: KOCHIN, A., and A. SINELNIKOV (eds.) SINELNIKOV, A. Problems of the Contemporary World (Nos. 91 anmd 92)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: "Social Sciences Today" Editorial Board, USSR Academy of Sciences, Moscow, 1980,:

Seller ID: 114694


KOCHIN, A., and A. SINELNIKOV (eds.). A History of US Armed Interventions. Vol. I. US Aggression Against Soviet Russia, and Countries of Asia and the Middle East. Vol. II. US Imperialist Aggression in Latin America. Moscow : "Social Sciences Today" Editorial Board, USSR Academy of Sciences, 1980-1981. Pp (4),5-[220]; (4),5-[208]. 8vo, white and blue card covers, lettered in black and white. Problems of the Contemporary World (Nos. 91 anmd 92). Contents : Vol. I. Foreword (by I. Grigulevich); Expansionism—a Weapon of US Imperialism (by E. Ivanyan, and G, Trofimenko); The United States... View more info

Hong Kong to Barcelona in the Junk Rubia .. in dj.

By: TEY, Jose Maria ORDISH & LEY.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Harrap, 1962,:

Seller ID: 32997


TEY, José Maria. Hong Kong to Barcelona in the Junk "Rubia" . English translation by Ordish & Ley. L: George G. Harrap, (1962). Pp 186. Illustrated. 8vo, orange cloth. Toy 0787. A passage across the Indian Ocean and through the Mediterranean in a modern example of this ancient craft, by way of Vietnam, Penang, Madras, Sri Lanka, Goa, Bombay, Djibouti, Crete, Zante, Catania, Rome, and Portofino. Edges slightly sunned, else vg in rubbed dj. 50.00 View more info

Indentured Chinese Immigrant Labour on the Witwaterstrand Goldfields. An article in India Quarterly : A Journal of International Affairs, Vol. 21, No.1, January-March 1965

By: PACHAI, Bridglal. NEHRU, R.K. MASANI., M.R. WURFEL, David

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Indian Council of World Affairs, New Delhi , 1965,:

Seller ID: 93365


PACHAI, Bridglal. “Indentured Chinese Immigrant Labour on the Witwaterstrand Goldfields.” An article in India Quarterly : A Journal of International Affairs, Vol. XXI, No. 1, January-March 1965, pp 58-82. New Delhi : Indian Council of World Affairs, 1965. Pp (6),[1]-116,(6). 8vo, grey card covers, lettered in red. Other articles : The Challenge of the Chinese Bomb – I (by R.K. Nehru); The Challenge of the Chinese Bomb – II (by M.R. Masani); A Formula for Vietnam (by David Wurfel); The Commonwealth and Problems of World Trade & Development (by Dharma Kumar). Dr. Bridglal Pachai was born... View more info

Indentured Chinese Immigrant Labour on the Witwaterstrand Goldfields. An article in India Quarterly : A Journal of International Affairs, Vol. 21, No.1, January-March 1965

By: PACHAI, Bridglal. NEHRU, R.K. MASANI., M.R. WURFEL, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Indian Council of World Affairs, New Delhi , 1965,:

Seller ID: 93366


PACHAI, Bridglal. “Indentured Chinese Immigrant Labour on the Witwaterstrand Goldfields.” An article in India Quarterly : A Journal of International Affairs, Vol. XXI, No. 1, January-March 1965, pp 58-82. New Delhi : Indian Council of World Affairs, 1965. Pp (6),[1]-116,(6). 8vo, grey card covers, lettered in red. Other articles : The Challenge of the Chinese Bomb – I (by R.K. Nehru); The Challenge of the Chinese Bomb – II (by M.R. Masani); A Formula for Vietnam (by David Wurfel); The Commonwealth and Problems of World Trade & Development (by Dharma Kumar). Dr. Bridglal Pachai was born... View more info

Indochinese Refugee Experience : Refugees from Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia in Nova Scotia

By: NGO, Xuong, and Marcel GUAY GUAY, Marcel

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Multicultural Association of Nova Scotia, Halifax, 1982,:

Seller ID: 105742


NGO, Xuong, and Marcel GUAY. Indochinese Refugee Experience : Refugees fromVietnam, Laos, and Cambodia in Nova Scotia. Researched by Xuong Ngp. Edite d by Marcel Guay. Halifax : Multicultural Association of Nova Scotia, 1982.Pp (2),ii-v,(1),1-127,(1). Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers, black lettering to both covers, with a blank spine. "Firsthand acc ounts by refugees from Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam, telling how they escaped from Indochina and how they are adjusting to life in Canada (and particularly Nova Scotia), form the greater part of this book. Most of the acco... View more info

Intruders. First edition in dustjacket.

By: COONTS, Stephen.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pocket Books, New York, 1994, ISBN:0671870602:

Seller ID: 108928


COONTS, Stephen. The Intruders. First edition. New York : Pocket Books, (1994). Pp. (8), 1-344. Blue cloth spine with light blue paper covered boards."1973. The skies over Vietnam have finally gone silent. America has pulled out, the war is over. But for Lieutenant Jake Grafton, USN, fresh from two combat cruises and a harrowing shoot-down over Laos, the personal battle i s just beginning. His country has not welcomed him home with open arms, butwith closed minds and closed fists. When his girlfriend's father called hi m a murderer, Jake walked away. But when a stranger in a bar challenged... View more info