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The British in Vietnam : How the Twenty-five Year War Began. First Edition

By: ROSIE, George

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Panther, London, 1970,: 1970

Seller ID: 77813


ROSIE, George. The British in Vietnam : How the twenty-five year war began. (London) : Panther, (1970). First Printing; paperback original. Pp. (8),9-144, + 8 pages of b&w photos. Small 8vo, photo-illustrated red card covers. Mass market paperback. George Rosie (b. February 27, 1941, in Edinburgh, Scotland). "Following the collapse of the Japanese in South-east Asia in 1945, British troops occupied south Vietnam. Their mission: to disarm the Japanese forces there, arrange for their repatriation -- and establish order in a country ravaged first by ruthless French colo... View more info

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The Girl in the Brook. First Edition

By: WRIGHT, Wayne. Canada's Atlantic Poets 04.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Breakwater, St. John's, 1980, ISBN:0919948901: 1980

Seller ID: 1923

ISBN: 0919948901


WRIGHT, Wayne. The Girl in the Brook. [St. John's] : Breakwater, (1980). First Edition. Pp (64). Unpaginated. 8vo (135 x 202 mm), yellow card covers, with black lettering to front & rear cover, with blank spine, with small b&w photo of Wright on the rear cover. No. 4 in the Canada's Atlantic Poets series. Limited to 1000 copies. Laugher p.615. Michael Wayne Wright (b. October 29, 1947). Poet, sculptor, artist, cartoonist, &c, (b. October 29, 1947), from Bedeque, Prince Edward Island . . Poems: "When the Tao... View more info

The Girl in the Brook. First Edition, Signed

By: WRIGHT, Wayne.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Breakwater: 1980

Seller ID: 116557

ISBN: 0919948901


WRIGHT, Wayne. The Girl in the Brook. [St. John's] : Breakwater, (1980). First Edition. Pp (64). Unpaginated. 8vo (135 x 202 mm), yellow card covers, with black lettering to front & rear cover, with blank spine, with small b&w photo of Wright on the rear cover. No. 4 in the Canada's Atlantic Poets series. Limited to 1000 copies. Laugher p.615. Michael Wayne Wright (b. October 29, 1947). Poet, sculptor, artist, cartoonist, &c, (b. October 29, 1947), from Bedeque, Prince Edward Island . . Poems: "When... View more info

The Honourable Schoolboy. First Edition in dustjacket

By: Le CARRE, John

Price: $50.00

Publisher: 1977,: 1977

Seller ID: 20823

ISBN: 0340220422


Le CARRÉ, John. The Honourable Schoolboy. London : Hodder and Stoughton, (1977). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-viii,(6),[15]-532. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Map end-papers. "Mr. George Smiley is tubby, bespectacled, cuckolded, and teetering on the brink of retirement. The merest exertion appears to leave him winded. He is also, in le Carré'e latest novel, acting chief of the British Secret Service, known in le Carré-land as the Circus. Far from glamorous, his appointment is more like a retribution. Having unmasked the traitor who for thirty years, fr... View more info

The Right Place at The Right Time. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MacNEIL, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: 1982,: 1982

Seller ID: 4600

ISBN: 0316542903


MacNEIL, Robert. The Right Place at The Right Time. Boston & Toronto : Little, Brown and Company, (1982). First Edition. Pp (16),3-333,(5). 8vo (150 x 213 mm), black cloth spine & gold paper-covered bds, with gilt lettering to spine. Robert Breckenridge Ware "Robin" MacNeil, OC (b. January 19, 1931, Montreal). "[...] in this candid adventure-filled memoir, MacNeil reveals his rarely seen and richly varied off-camera personality as e recalls some of the highlights of his career - the blunders and the blind luck along with the scoops, the dangerous missions, the e... View more info

Time in Between. proof

By: BERGEN, David

Price: $50.00

Publisher: McClelland & Stewart, 2005,:

Seller ID: 69130


BERGEN, David. The Time in Between. [Toronto]: (McClelland & Stewart, 2005). Advanced Reading Copy. Pp. 271. 4to, white illustrated paper covers, clear plastic overlay, black comb bound spine. Canadian author david Bergen wasawarded the 2005 Giller Prize for his powerful novel about the long- term aftereffects of the Vietnam War. Vg. 50.00 View more info

To Shining Sea : A History of the United States Navy 1775-1991. US book club in dj

By: HOWARTH, Stephen

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Random House, 1991, ISBN:0394576624:

Seller ID: 25024


HOWARTH, Stephen. To Shining Sea : A History of the United States Navy 1775-1991. N.Y.: Random House, (1991). Book Club Edition. Pp (8),[ix]-xv,(7),[5]-620,(2) + 32 pp of plates. 8vo, red cloth spine, blue boards. "To ShiningSea is a landmark work of naval history - the most comprehensive and autho ritative narrative account of American sea power written in recent times. [...] We follow the the first engagements of the tiny Continental Navy; we fight the Barbary pirates; we sail to uncharted areas of the globe; we witness the watershed clash of the Monitor and the Merrimack; we follow, fro... View more info

To Shining Sea : A History of the United States Navy 1775-1991. US in dj

By: HOWARTH, Stephen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Random House, 1991, ISBN:0394576624:

Seller ID: 89562


HOWARTH, Stephen. To Shining Sea : A History of the United States Navy 1775-1991. N.Y.: Random House, (1991). Pp (8),[ix]-xv,(7),[5]-620,(2) + 32 pp of plates. 8vo, red cloth spine, blue boards. "To Shining Sea is a landmark work of naval history - the most comprehensive and authoritative narrative account of American sea power written in recent times. [...] We follow the the first engagements of the tiny Continental Navy; we fight the Barbary pirates; we sail to uncharted areas of the globe; we witness the watershed clash of the Monitor and the Merrimack; we follow, from blueprint to batt... View more info

Trudeau Papers. First Edition in dustjacket

By: ADAMS, Ian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart Limited, Toronto / Montreal, 1971, ISBN:0771000529:

Seller ID: 44283


ADAMS, Ian. The Trudeau Papers. Toronto / Montreal : McClelland and StewartLimited, (1971). First Edition. Pp. (6),7-108,(4). 8vo [145 x 212 mm], red cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Spadoni and Donnelly 2237. The author's fi rst novel. Ian Adams (born 1937 in Tabora, Tanzania) is a Canadian author of fiction and non-fiction novels, television, and movies. "In this chillingnovel, set in the not-too-distant future nuclear warheads are accidentally exploded over western Canada. Following in their wake come U.S. occupation troops, whose main purpose is to safeguard American economic interests,... View more info

Two Essays on Ðai-Viêt in the Fourteenth Century. with author's compliments.

By: WOLTERS, O. W. LAC-Viêt Series, 9)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Council on Southeast Asia Studies, Yale Center for International and Area Studies, New Haven, CT, 1988, ISBN:0938692380:

Seller ID: 60415


WOLTERS, O. W. Two Essays on Ðai-Viêt in the Fourteenth Century . (New Haven, CT): Council on Southeast Asia Studies, Yale Center for International and Area Studies, (1988). Pp. 194. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. The LAC-Viêt Series, No. 9. Contents: "Assertions of Cultural Well-Being in Fourteenth-Century Vietnam", and "Minh-Tôn's Poetry of Sight, Light and Country". Vg. With author's compliments inked to half-title. 35.00 View more info

United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Vol. 096, No. 11/813, November 1970

By: United States Naval Institute DEININGER, David G. BURKLE, F.M. OETTING, Russell

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, U.S. Naval Institute, 1970,:

Seller ID: 90142


(United States Naval Institute). United States Naval Institute Proceedings.Vol. 96, No. 11/813, November 1970. Annapolis, MD : U.S. Naval Institute, 1970. Pp [1]-107,(5). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrappers. Contents : Lt. David G. Deininger's “The Career Officer as Existential Hero”; Vice Adm. Eli T. Reich's “An Overview of the Defense Budget”; William H. Kumm's “One Support Ship for Inner and Outer Space”; Lt. Cdr. F.M. Burkle, Jr.'s “Delta Med: A Fitting Memorial”; Frank H. Rathbun's “Rathbun's Raid on Nassau”; Russell Oetting's “The Soviet Union's Fa... View more info

United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Vol. 096, No. 4/806, April 1970

By: United States Naval Institute RUHE, W.J. BABBITT, Franklin G. GIBSON, Baylor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, U.S. Naval Institute, 1970,:

Seller ID: 90138


(United States Naval Institute). United States Naval Institute Proceedings.Vol. 96, No. 4/806, April 1970. Annapolis, MD : U.S. Naval Institute, 1970 . Pp [1]-136,(8). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrappers. Contents : Capt. R.E. Williams, Jr.'s “After Vietnam”; Capt. W.J. Ruhe's “Seapower in the Seventies”; Col. Baylor Gibson's “The Universities: Trial by Fire”; Lt. Cdr. Peter T. Smith's “The NFO and Squadron Command”; Capt. Franklin G. Babbitt's “A Submarine for the Tsar”; Capt. Sherman Nayark's “Underway on Nuclear Power”; Howard R. Simpson's “Terror... View more info

United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Vol. 099, No. 5/843, May 1973. Naval Review Issue

By: United States Naval Institute ERICKSON, John SYNHORST, Gerald E. KAUL, Ravi

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, U.S. Naval Institute, 1973,:

Seller ID: 90144


(United States Naval Institute). United States Naval Institute Proceedings.Vol. 99, No. 5/843, May 1973. Naval Review Issue. Annapolis, MD : U.S. Nav al Institute, 1973. Pp [1]-366. Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrappers. Contents : Lt. Cdr. J.B. Finkelstein's “Naval and Maritime Events, January 1972 – June 1972”; John Erickson's “The Soviet Naval High Command”; Capt. Gerald E. Synhorst's “Soviet Strategic Interest in the Maritime Arctic”; Vice Adm. Constantine Margaritis's “A Strategic Analysis of the Eastern Mediterranean and the Black Sea”; Capt. Raymond A. ... View more info

United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Vol. 099, No. 7/845, July 1973.

By: United States Naval Institute GREENBACKER, John E. CROIZER, Victor J. McCANDLESS, Bruce

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, U.S. Naval Institute, 1973,:

Seller ID: 90146


(United States Naval Institute). United States Naval Institute Proceedings.Vol. 99, No. 7/845, July 1973. Annapolis, MD : U.S. Naval Institute, 1973. Pp [1]-126,(2). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrappers. Con tents : Capt. John E. Greenbacker's “The Lesson of Vietnam”; Clark G. Reynolds's “Youth and the U.S. Navy”; Maj. Jac D. Watson's “Marine Helicopters: Stunted Growth”; “An Interview with John T. Mason, Jr., Director of Oral History”; Col. Victor J. Croizer's “Stability in the Persian Gulf”; Cdr. Joseph M. Palmer's “P.R.-... As Others See Us”; Rear Ad... View more info

United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Vol. 100, No. 3/853, March 1974

By: United States Naval Institute GORSHKOV, S.G. KOHN, Richard L. McCAULEY, Brian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Annapolis, MD, U.S. Naval Institute, 1974,:

Seller ID: 90153


(United States Naval Institute). United States Naval Institute Proceedings.Vol. 100, No. 3/853, March 1974. Annapolis, MD : U.S. Naval Institute, 197 4. Pp [1]-127,(1). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrappers. Contents : Rear Adm. Brian McCauley's “Operation End Sweep”; Lt. William G. Marshall's “The Airborne Destroyer”; Richard L. Kohn's “The All-Volunteer Army: Too High a Price?”; Capt. A.T. Church, Jr.'s “The New Rules of the Road”; Admiral of the Fleet S.G. Gorshkov's “Navies in War and Peace”; John P.Campbell's “The North Sea Incident of 1904”; and re... View more info

United States Naval Institute Proceedings. Vol. 102, No. 9/883, September 1976

By: United States Naval Institute RONDEAU, Jacques A. ALDEN, John D. O'BEIRNE, Kathleen P.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: U.S. Naval Institute, Annapolis, MD , 1976,:

Seller ID: 90158


(United States Naval Institute). United States Naval Institute Proceedings.Vol. 102, No. 9/883, September 1976. Annapolis, MD : U.S. Naval Institute, 1976. Pp [1]-109,(9). Illustrated. Double Column. 4to, illustrated wrapper s. Contents : Capt. Jacques A. Rondeau's “Apartheid: Shadow Over South Africa”; Mrs. Kathleen P. O'Beirne's “Waiting Wives”; Maj. Patrick L. Townsend's “The Hand of Hope”; Capt. Charles C. Yanquell's “Flight Surgeon”; Cdr. John D. Alden's “Pictorial – Olympian Legacy”; and regular departments. Covers rubbed, else very good. 12.00 View more info

United States Navy. 2d pr in dj.

By: CARRISON, Daniel J., Captain

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Praeger, 1969,:

Seller ID: 33059


CARRISON, Daniel J., Captain. The United States Navy. NY: Frederick A. Praeger, (1969). Second Printing. Pp 262. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Praeger Library of U.S. Government Departments and Agencies. A Vietnam-era review of the history and organization of the U.S. Navy. Vg in rubbed, torn dj. 28.00 View more info

Unity. No. 2, 1968

By: Unity Monthly Magazine)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Novosti Press Agemcy (APN), Moscow, 1968,:

Seller ID: 108055


(Unity Monthly Magazine). Unity. No. 2, 1968. Moscow : Novosti Press Agemcy(APN), 1968. Pp [1]-80. 8vo, white stapled card covers, lettered in red an d black. English language edition. Contents : Soviet Press Comment : To Strenghten International Unity of Communists; Internationalism Today (by JanosKadar); Struggle for the Fuuture (by Serge P. Justin); The Dawn of Mankind (by Rodolfo Guioldi); The Triumph of Marxist Theory and Practice (by Cesar Leuano); Eternal Light (by Arnoldo M. Verdugo); Ideas of the Great October Revolution and China The Working? Class: A Great Forw of Today (by F. Bbbe ... View more info

University of Toronto : A History. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed

By: FRIEDLAND, Martin L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2002, ISBN:0802044298:

Seller ID: 72900


FRIEDLAND, Martin L. The University of Toronto : A History. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (2002). First Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-xiii,(1),[1]-764,(6). Illustrated with b&w photis in the text. Thick 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Martin Lawrence Friedland, CC, QC, FRSC (b. September 21, 1932, Toronto). "The University of Toronto is Canada's leading university and one of Canada's most important cultural and scientific institutions. Covering the history of the University from its origins as King's College in 1827 to the present, Martin Friedland weaves together personalit... View more info

University of Toronto : A History. Second Edition, in dustjacket

By: FRIEDLAND, Martin L.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 2013, ISBN:9781442648005:

Seller ID: 116006


FRIEDLAND, Martin L. The University of Toronto : A History. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (2013). Second Edition. Pp. (40,[v]-lv,(3),[3]-764,(4). With a few dozen black & white photos to text. 8vo, back cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Martin Lawrence Friedland, CC, QC, FRSC (b. September 21, 1932, Toronto). "The University of Toronto is Canada's leading universityand one of Canada's most important cultural and scientific institutions. I n this history of the University from its origin as King's College in 1827 to the present, Martin L. Friedland brings personalities, events, and c... View more info