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101 THE CROSSBOW. Mediaeval and Moder, Military and Sporting, Its
Payne-Gallwey, Ralph 1958 2 Payne-Gallwey, Ralph. THE CROSSBOW. Mediaeval and Modern, Military and Sporting, Its Construction, History & Management, with a Treaties on the Balista and Catapult of the Ancients. New York: Bramhall House, (1958). 328p., cloth, illus, dust jacket lightly browned, very good. Payne-Gallwey was an engineer, ballistics expert, and artist. This work was considered to be the only complete work on the crossbow. It contains 248 illustrations. An "Appendix to the Book of the Crossbow and Ancient Projectile Engines", 23p., at end. 
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102 AGAINST THE TIDE,
Petersen, Lt. Col. Peter B. 1974 2 Petersen, Lt. Col. Peter B. AGAINST THE TIDE, An Argument in Favor of the American Soldier. NY, (1974). 287p, boards, tables, charts, illustration, ROTC stamp on page edges, vg in d/w with 1-1" tear. Appendixes, bibliography, index. 
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103 THE LUCKY BAG OF NINETEEN HUNDRED THIRTY FOUR. Annual of the
Pinney, Frank L., Jr. (editor). 1934 2 Pinney, Frank L., Jr. (editor). THE LUCKY BAG OF NINETEEN HUNDRED THIRTY FOUR. Annual of the Regiment of Midshipmen. Annapolis, MD: United States Naval Academy, 1934. 494p, 12" X 9", cloth, illus. (some colored), covers lightly worn, a few notes in ink in the text, g-vg. Yearbook of the U.S. Naval Academy, containing discussion of administration and organization; biographies, with portraits of cadets; class history; activities, athletics, etc. Contains ads. 
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COMPANY OF HEROES, A Forgotten Medal of Honor and Bravo Company's, Poole, Eric.
104 COMPANY OF HEROES, A Forgotten Medal of Honor and Bravo Company's
Poole, Eric. 2015 147280791X / 9781472807915 2 Poole, Eric. COMPANY OF HEROES, A Forgotten Medal of Honor and Bravo Company's War in Vietnam. (New York: Osprey Pub., 2015). 304p, boards, color photographs, vg+ in dj. 1st edition. 
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105 TATTERED BANNERS.
Powell, Talcott. 1933 3 Powell, Talcott. TATTERED BANNERS. NY: Harcourt, Brace, (1933). 299p, cloth, illustrated, spots on covers, stain to lower page edges, o/w good+. First Edition. 
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106 JANE'S WEAPON SYSTEMS.
Pretty, R. T. (Editor). 1976 2 Pretty, R. T. (Editor). JANE'S WEAPON SYSTEMS. London: Jane's Yearbooks, (1976). 872p, 12 1/2" X 8 1/2", cloth, illustrated, vg in lightly worn dj. 8th edition, for 1977. All kinds of weapon systems are described and evaluated, with emphasis in this edition on missile systems. Includes ads. 
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FIGHTING HEARTS., Pyle, Ernie
107 FIGHTING HEARTS.
Pyle, Ernie 1944 Paperback 3 Pyle, Ernie. FIGHTING HEARTS. New York: Graphic Enterprises, 1944. 24 leaves, 11" x 7 1/2", pictorial wrappers, illus, lightly worn, very good. 14 excerpts from 2 of Pyle's books, "Brave Men" and "Here is Your War." Pyle (1900-1945) was a successful newspaper columnist whose stores from the front during WWII made him famous. His columns were collected in 4 volumes, and he was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for distinguished reporting in 194. He was killed in the South Pacific in 1945. 
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108 REPORT ON THE ORIGIN AND SPREAD OF TYPHOID FEVER IN U.S. MILITARY
Reed, Walter, Victor C. Vaughan and Edward O. 1904 2 (MEDICAL) Reed, Walter, Victor C. Vaughan and Edward O. REPORT ON THE ORIGIN AND SPREAD OF TYPHOID FEVER IN U.S. MILITARY CAMPS DURING THE SPANISH WAR OF 1898,.. Vol. I. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1904. 721p, 11 1/2"x 9", cloth, illustrated (some folded), wear to edges and some fading, g. Xlibrary. 1st edition. Vol. I only of a 2 vol. work. This work has been called "a model for epidemiologists." Bean. DSB 11:345. Vol.I contains detailed case reports and statistical information. Vol. II contains maps and charts and is often missing. 
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109 BRITISH ORDERS AND DECORATIONS, Numismatic Notes and Mongraphs, No.106
Risk, James Charles. 1945 Paperback 2 Risk, James Charles. BRITISH ORDERS AND DECORATIONS, Numismatic Notes and Monographs Series, No. 106. NY: American Numismatic Society, 1945. 124p, paper wraps, illus. (incl. 76 plates), covers soiled, name on endpaper, vg. 
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110 NORWAY 1940-45: The Resistance Movement.
Riste, Olav and Berit Nokleby. 1986 Paperback 3 Riste, Olav and Berit Nokleby. NORWAY 1940-45: The Resistance Movement. Oslo: Tano, 1986. 92p., trade paperback, illus., covers lightly worn, very good. 3rd ed., 3rd issue. "Tokes of Norway" series. A concise history of the Norwegian resistance in WWII for non-Norwegian readers. 
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111 SPANISH TOWN PAPERS.
Robertson, E. Arnot. 1959 2 Robertson, E. Arnot. THE SPANISH TOWN PAPERS, Some Sidelights on the American War of Independence. NY, 1959. 199p, 1/4 cloth, illus, map endpapers, cover discolored, small tears to dw, g. lst edition. 
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112 IL CONFLITTO ITALO ETIOPICO.
Rossi, Armando. 1936 Paperback 2 Rossi, Armando. IL CONFLITTO ITALO ETIOPICO. Fatti, Previsioni, Commenti. Long Island City, NY: Roman Macaroni Co., no date (1936?). 254p, decorated paper wraps, illus., cover soil, edges worn,paper browned, fair. Chronological account of the Italian invasion of Ethiopia, Nov. 1935-May 1936, and a series of 203 war bulletins. Illustrations are mostly photos of troops in the field. In Italian. Imprint on cover "New York, S.F. Vanni, Inc." 
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113 THE AMERICAN LEGION:
Rumer, Thomas A. 1990 2 Rumer, Thomas A. THE AMERICAN LEGION: An Official History 1919-1989. NY: M. Evans, (1990). 610p, 1/4 cloth, illus. w/many photos, vg+ in vg dj. 1st edition. Appendix includes a listing, by state, of past officers, committees, etc. 
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MEMOIRS FROM AN AMERICAN JEWISH SOLDIER, From the Heartland of America, Sabetay, Robert
114 MEMOIRS FROM AN AMERICAN JEWISH SOLDIER, From the Heartland of America
Sabetay, Robert 2013 0984071369 / 9780984071364 Paperback 2 Sabetay, Robert. MEMOIRS FROM AN AMERICAN JEWISH SOLDIER, From the Heartland of America to the Frontline of the Third Reich. (Littleton, CO: Sabetay Publishing, Inc., 2013). 163p., illus wrappers, illus, vg+. 1st ed. Inscribed by the author. Account of Sabetay's military experiences during WWII and as part of the Army of Occupation in France, Germany, Belgium, Luxembourg, and Czechoslovakia, with service during the Battle of the Bulge. 
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115 THE KOREAN WAR.
Sandler, Stanley. (Editor). 1995 0824044452 / 9780824044459 1 (KOREAN WAR) Sandler, Stanley. (Editor). THE KOREAN WAR. An Encyclopedia. New York: Garland Pub., 1995. 416p, pictorial boards with cloth spine, illus., fine. Includes chronology, bibliography and index. Part of the "Garland Military History of the United States" series. 
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THE FIRST BATTALION., Schauble, Peter Lambert.
116 THE FIRST BATTALION.
Schauble, Peter Lambert. 1921 2 (WWI) Schauble, Peter Lambert. THE FIRST BATTALION, The Story of the 406th Telegraph Battalion, Signal Corps, U.S. Army. Philadelphia, 1921. 294p, 10 1/2" x 7 1/2", pictorial cloth, illustrated, maps, corner bumped,a few spots on cover, spine slightly faded, o/w g-vg. Appendix. The battalion was recruited from telephone employees and saw service throughout American participation. The appendix contains a roster of telephone and telegraph companies of several states who served in the Army and Navy during WWI. 
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117 DEVIL'S OWN WORK: THE.
Schecter, Barnet. 2005 0802714390 / 9780802714398 2 Schecter, Barnet. DEVIL'S OWN WORK: THE. New York: Walker, 2005. 434, boards, illus., vg/vg. 1st ed. 
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118 MUSKINGUM COUNTY MEN AND WOMEN IN WORLD WAR II.
Schneider, Norris F. 1947 2 Schneider, Norris F. MUSKINGUM COUNTY MEN AND WOMEN IN WORLD WAR II. Zanesville, OH: Times Record and Zanesville Signal, 1947. 511p., cloth, illus., covers lightly worn, minor water stain on a few pages, g-vg. 1st ed. Contains photos of 265 county residents killed in the war; a narrative account of county war work; a chronology of WWII action; an alphabetical list of all county residents who served including branch, rank, dates of service. 
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119 VANGUARD OF EXPANSION, Army Engineers in the Trans-Mississippi West,
Schubert, Frank N. 1980 Paperback 2 Schubert, Frank N. VANGUARD OF EXPANSION, Army Engineers in the Trans-Mississippi West, 1819-1879. Washington: Office of Administrative Services, Historical Division, (1980). 160p, paper wrappers, illus. (including maps), vg. A history of the activities of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in the Trans-Mississippi West during the years of expansion and settlement. 
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SPIES AND TRAITORS OF WORLD WAR II., Singer, Kurt
120 SPIES AND TRAITORS OF WORLD WAR II.
Singer, Kurt 1945 3 Singer, Kurt. SPIES AND TRAITORS OF WORLD WAR II. New York: Prentice-Hall, 1945. 295p., cloth, covers soiled, lightly worn, lightly water-stained, good. 3rd printing. A study of espionage during WWII. 
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