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MacIntyre, Ben Rogue Heroes: The History of the SAS, Britain's Secret Special Forces Unit That Sabotaged the Nazis and Changed the Nature of War Crown (NY) 2016, first edition, first printing, 380 pp, photos, maps, fine with remainder mark, DJ, $18

MacLean, French L. The Cruel Hunters: SS-Sonder-Kommando Dirlewanger: Hitler's Most Notorious anti-Partisan Unit Schiffer (Atglen) 1998, no edit stated, 303 pp, photos, illus, partial list of Sonderkommando personnel, very good, DJ, $18

Majdalany, Fred The Fall of Fortress Europe Doubleday (Garden City) 1968, first edition, 442 pp, German defeat outside Moscow, defeat in the desert, war in Italy, Normandy etc, good (corner-clipped, rubbing, folds, closed tears, pieces missing from spine head and heel, light sun to spine), $15

Mains, Tony Lt. Col. The Retreat From Burma: An Intelligence Officer's Personal Story Foulsham (NY) 1973, first printing, 151 pp, photos, maps, author's service during the British retreat and the lack of Intelligence services, very good, DJ (corner-clipped), $25

McAulay, Lex Into the Dragon's Jaws: The Fifth Air Force Over Rabaul Champlin Fighter Museum (Mesa) 1986, first edition, 148 pp, photos, maps, good, with previous owner's inscription, Jolly Rogers 90th Bomb Group sticker adhered to frontis, wear to extremities, large softcover, $18

McCormick, Patricia The Plot to Kill Hitler: Dietrich Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Spy, Unlikely Hero Balzer + Bray (NY) 2016, first edition, first printing, 174 pp, photos, very good, DJ (crease to rear endflap, closed tear), $14

McEntee-Taylor, Carole Surviving the Nazi Onslaught: The Defense of Calais to the Death March to Freedom Pen & Sword (Barnsley, UK) 2014, first printing, 213 pp, photos, fine, DJ, $25

McEwan & Thomson Death was Our Bedmate 155th (Lanarkshire Yeomanry) Field Regiment and the Japanese 1941-1945 Pen & Sword (Barnsley, UK) 2013, first printing, 221 pp, photos, British artillery unit captured at Singapore, unit roster with Roll of Honor and place of burial, fine, DJ, $25

McGuire and Hadley Bloody Skies: A 15th AAF ~B-17 Combat Crew: How They Lived and Died Yucca Tree (Las Cruces) 1993, first printing, inscribed by McGuire, 424 pp, photos, very good, $40

McManus, John C. The Dead and Those About to Die: D-Day: The Big Red One at Omaha Beach NAL Caliber (NY) 2014, first printing, 367 pp, photos, maps, very good with inscription by a previous owner, DJ, $20

Merrill, James M. A Sailor's Admiral: A Biography of William F. Halsey Crowell (NY) 1976, first edition, first printing, 271 pp, photos, maps, very good with notation to front free endpaper, DJ (closed tear to lower front end flap fold), $20

Michno, Gregory F. USS Pampanito: Killer-Angel Univ of Oklahoma (Norman) 2000, first edition, first printing, 445 pp, photos, maps, very good, DJ, $50

Moore, Stephen L. As Good as Dead: The Daring Escape of American POWs from a Japanese Death Camp Caliber (NY) 2016, first edition, second printing, 358 pp, photos, maps, escape of 11 POWs after the massacre on Palawan, P.I., very good with remainder mark, DJ, $20

Moore, Stephen L. Battle Surface!: Lawson P. "Red" Ramage and the War Patrols of the USS Parche Naval Institute (Annapolis) 2011, first printing, 342 pp, photos, maps, very good, DJ, $50

Moore, Stephen L. The Battle for Hell's Island: How a Small Band of Carrier Dive-Bombers Helped Save Guadalcanal NAL Caliber (NY) 2015, first printing, 498 pp, photos, SBD pilots flying off USS Enterprise and Yorktown, unit rosters, fine, DJ, $25

Morison, Samuel Eliot History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: Volume III: The Rising Sun in the Pacific 1931-April 1942 Little, Brown (Boston) 1951 (later printing), 411 pp, photos, maps, good with nameplate, DJ (rubbing, folds, closed tears, pieces missing from extremeties, chipped), $15

Morison, Samuel Eliot United States Naval Operations in World War II Volume IV: Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions May 1942-August 1942 Little, Brown (Boston) 1949 (later printing, a more modern printing), 307 pp, photos, charts, very good with remainder mark, DJ, $15

Morison, Samuel Eliot History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: Volume IV: Coral Sea, Midway and Submarine Actions May 1942—August 1942 Little, Brown (Boston) 1954 (later printing), 296 pp, photos, maps, good with nameplate, DJ (rubbing, folds, closed tears, pieces missing from extremeties, corner-clipped), $18

Morison, Samuel Eliot United States Naval Operations in World War II Volume VI: Breaking the Bismarcks Barrier 22 July 1942-1 May 1944 Little, Brown (Boston) 1975 (later printing), 463 pp, photos, charts, good with some spotting to hardcover, closed tear to frontis, with no DJ, $10

Morison, Samuel Eliot United States Naval Operations in World War II Volume VIII: New Guinea and the Marianas March 1944-August 1944 Little, Brown (Boston) 1984 (later printing), 435 pp, photos, charts, good with small nameplate, hardcover with no DJ, $10

Morison, Samuel Eliot History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: Volume IX: Sicily-Salerno-Anzio January 1943-June 1944 Little, Brown (Boston) 1975 (later printing), 413 pp, photos, maps, good with minor spotting to hardcover with no DJ, $12

Morison, Samuel Eliot History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: Volume X: The Atlantic Battle Won: May 1943-May 1945 Little, Brown (Boston) 1959 (reprint), 399 pp, photos and charts, good, DJ (corner-clipped, rubbing, scotch tape to lower front outer extremety, darkened), $18

Morison, Samuel Eliot United States Naval Operations in World War II Volume XI: The Invasion of France and Germany 1944-1945 Little, Brown (Boston) 1984 (later printing), 360 pp, photos, maps, charts, good, hardcover with no DJ, $10

Morison, Samuel Eliot History of United States Naval Operations in World War II: Volume XII: Leyte: June 1944—January 1945 Little, Brown (Boston) 1975 (later printing), 445 pp, photos, maps, good with spotting to pp 199-202, hardcover with no DJ, $12

Morison, Samuel Eliot United States Naval Operations in World War II Volume XIII: The Liberation of the Philippines: Luzon, Mindanao, the Visayas 1944-1945 Little, Brown (Boston) 1975 (later printing), 338 pp, photos, maps, charts, good hardcover with no DJ, $10

Morison, Samuel Eliot United States Naval Operations in World War II Volume XIV: Victory in the Pacific 1945 Little, Brown (Boston) 1975 (later printing), 407 pp, photos, maps, charts, good hardcover with no DJ, $10

Mortimer, Gavin The SBS in World War II: An Illustrated History Osprey (Botley, UK) 2013, first printing, 256 pp, photos, map, very good, DJ, $30

Mulley, Clare The Women Who Flew for Hitler: A True Story of Soaring Ambition and Searing Rivalry St Martin's (NY) 2017, first US edition, 470 pp, photos, Hanna Reitsch and Melitta von Stauffenberg, fine, DJ, $25

Mullin, Timothy J. Testing the War Weapons: Rifles and Light Machine Guns from Around the World Paladin (Boulder) 1997, first edition, 419 pp, photos, very good, large softcover, $30

Nichols, David edit Ernie's War: The Best of Ernie Pyle's World War II Dispatches Random House (NY) 1986, first edition, 432 pp, photos, good, DJ (rubbing to extremities), $12

Noli, Jean The Admiral's Wolf Pack: The exciting story of the German U-boat campaigns of World War II as told by the men who were actually there Doubleday (Garden City) 1974, first edition, 396 pp, good with ink marks to front free endpaper, DJ (missing pieces from extremities, previous owner's name to rear endflap fold), $10

O'Kane, Richard H. Rear Admiral. USN (ret) Clear the Bridge!: The War Patrols of the U.S.S. Tang Rand McNally (Chicago) 1977, second printing, 480 pp, photos, maps, crew roster 5th patrol, good, DJ (large closed tear to front, closed tears, missing small pieces from extremities), $18

Ogburn, Charles The Marauders Hodder and Stoughton (London) 1960, first printing in Great Britain, 319 pp, photos, maps, author was an officer with Merrill's Marauders, good, DJ, $18

Pabel, Reinhold Enemies Are Human Winston (Philadelphia) 1955, first edition, 248 pp, author was German POW whom escaped from an Illinois POW camp in 1945 then captured in Chicago in 1953, good, DJ (rubbing, small pieces missing from extremities, closed tears), $25

Peden, Murray A Thousand Shall Fall Canada's Wings (Stittsville, Can) 1982, second printing, 490 pp, photos, author's RCAF service flying with RAF 214 Squadron Bomber Command, very good, DJ, $15

Peillard, Leonce The Laconia Affair Putnam's Sons (NY) 1963, first American edition, 270 pp, photos, U-156 sank this liner and attempted to pick up many, many survivors, later attacked on the surface by a B-24, after which Donitz's ordered that no U-Boat will pick up survivors, good, DJ (rubbing, small closed tears), $18

Pitt, Barrie The Crucible of War: Western Desert 1941 Jonathan Cape (London) 1980, first printing, 506 pp, photos, maps, very good, DJ, $16

Pope, Dudley Graf Spee: The Life and Death of a Raider Lippincott (Philadelphia) 1957, second impression, 256 pp, photos, charts, good with return address label, DJ (rubbing, tiny closed tears), $20

Prange with Goldstein & Dillon God's Samurai: Lead Pilot at Pearl Harbor Brassey's (Washington) 1990, second printing, 349 pp, photos, experiences of Mitsuo Fuchida, very good, DJ (corner-clipped), $12

Preisler, Jerome First to Jump: How a Band of Brothers Was Aided by the Brave Paratroopers of Pathfinders Company Berkley Caliber (NY) 2014, first edition, first printing, 273 pp, photos, fine, DJ, $18

Price and Spick Great Aircraft of WWII Chartwell (Edison) 1997, no edit stated, 327 pp, photos, very good with previous owner's stamps, DJ, $15

Price, Alfred Luftwaffe Handbook 1939-1945 Scribner's Sons (NY) 1978 (first reprint), 111 pp, photos and illus, very good with name marked out from front free endpaper, DJ (ink mark to front endflap, corner-clipped) $10

Raines, Rebecca Robbins Army Historical Series: Getting the Message Through: A Branch History of the U.S. Army Signal Corps Center of Military History (Washington, DC) 1996, first printing, 464 pp, photos, WW1 thru Vietnam, very good with minor spotting to hardcover with no jacket as issued, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume One: Parts 1-4 After the Battle (London) 1977, first printing, photos, good, DJ (closed tears, pieces missing from extremities, rubbing), $20

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Two: Parts 5-8 After the Battle (London) 1977, first printing, photos, good, DJ (large closed tears, pieces missing from extremities, rubbing), $20

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Three: Parts 9-12 After the Battle (London) 1977, first printing, photos, very good, DJ, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Four: Parts 13-16 After the Battle (London) 1977, first printing, photos, very good, DJ, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Five: Parts 17-20 After the Battle (London) 1978, first printing, photos, very good, DJ, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Six: Parts 21-24 After the Battle (London) 1979, first printing, photos, very good, DJ (tiny closed tear), $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Seven: Parts 25-28 After the Battle (London) 1980, first printing, photos, very good, DJ, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Nine: Parts 33-36 After the Battle (London) 1982, first printing, photos very good, DJ, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Eleven: Parts 41-44 After the Battle (London) 1984, first printing, photos, very good, DJ, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Twelve: Parts 45-48 After the Battle (London) 1985, first printing, photos, very good, DJ, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Thirteen: Parts 49-52 After the Battle (London) 1986, first printing, photos very good, DJ, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Fourteen: Parts 53-56 After the Battle (London) 1987, first printing, photos, very good, DJ, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Fifteen: Parts 57–60 After the Battle (London) 1988, first printing, photos very good, DJ, $30

Ramsey, Winston G. After the Battle: World War II-Then and Now: Volume Sixteen: Parts 61-64 After the Battle (London) 1989, first printing, photos, very good, DJ, $30

Reitsch, Hanna The Sky My Kingdom Bodley Head (London) 1955, first printing, 222 pp, photos, noted German test pilot, good with foxing, DJ (closed tears, missing pieces from extremities), $30

Rohwer, Jurgen War at Sea 1939-1945 Naval Institute (Annapolis) 1996, first edition, 192 pp, photos, very good, DJ, $30

Ross, J.M.S. The Assault on Rabaul: Operations of the Royal New Zealand Air Force December 1943-May 1944 War History Branch (Wellington, NZ) 1949, first printing, 32 pp, photos, maps, good with bumped corner, large softcover, $20

Rupp, Albert Beyond the Threshold Almar (Long Beach) 1983, first printing, signed by the author, 131 pp, photos, author was crew member of submarine USS Grenadier and a POW of the Japanese focusing on wars' end and returning home, very good, DJ, $50

Rupp, Albert Threshold of Hell Almar (Long Beach) 1985, first printing, signed by the author, 176 pp, photos, illus, author was crewmember of submarine USS Grenadier and their capture by the Japanese, very good, DJ (light rubbing), $50

Russell, Dale Hell Above, Deep Water Below Bayocean (Tillamook) 1995, first edition, 212 pp, photos, Russell's patrols aboard submarine USS Flying Fish, good, DJ (closed tears, fold, light rubbing), $40


All books are in good condition or better and are hardback unless indicated. Book descriptions are as follows: fine (showing little use), very good +, very good (shows some use), good + or good (typical used book). DJ (dust jacket listed when available) and defects if any are noted.