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EDSON'S RAIDERS: THE 1ST MARINE RAIDER BATTALION IN WORLD WAR II

By: Alexander, J. H.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Airlife: 2001

Seller ID: 43970


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 345 pages View more info

Image for DAYS OF LIGHTNING. YEARS OF SCORN : WALTER C. SHORT AND THE ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR

DAYS OF LIGHTNING. YEARS OF SCORN : WALTER C. SHORT AND THE ATTACK ON PEARL HARBOR

By: Anderson, C. R.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 2005

Seller ID: 58375


Hardback; blemish to edge of pages otherwise very good in lightly marked dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 240 pages View more info

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MUSTANG: A COMBAT MARINE

By: Averill, G. P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Presidio Press: 1987

Seller ID: 45571


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise pages otherwise good in chipped dustjacket. ; First-hand account of a US Marine; through World War Two and service in Korea; from raw recruit to lietenant colonel in a career spanning nearly twenty-five years. Maps & illustrations. ; 314 pages View more info

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THE BIG YANKEE: THE LIFE OF CARLSON OF THE RAIDERS

By: Blankfort, M.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Battery Press: 2004

Seller ID: 26281


New hardback copies; issued without dustjacket. Reprint of 1947 edition. ; Biography of Evans F. Carlson of the US Marine Raiders during World War Two. Illustrated. ; 380 pages View more info

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SHIP STRIKE PACIFIC

By: Bruning, J. R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Zenith Press: 2005

Seller ID: 54633


Paperback; very good in lightly creased card covers. ; The aerial anti-shipping campaign between Allied and Japanese forces in the Pacific theater. Illustrated with wartime b/w photographs. ; 144 pages View more info

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IWO JIMA RECON: THE US NAVY AT WAR, FEBRUARY 17, 1945

By: Camp, D.

Price: £5.99

Publisher: Zenith Press: 2007

Seller ID: 30708


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £12.99.; Based on eye-witness accounts, and after-action reports, over 100 b/w photographs. ; 128 pages View more info

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HISTORY OF THE SIXTH MARINE DIVISION

By: Cass, B.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Battery Press: 1989

Seller ID: 26266


New hardback copies; issued without dustjacket. ; First published in the late 1940s by Infantry Journal Press as the official unit history for the 6th Marine Division in World War II. Covers activities of the First Provisional Marine Brigade on Guam and then entire division on Okinawa. Includes roster of unit veterans. With 235 illustrations & 17 maps. ; 262 pages View more info

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PEARL HARBOR: FINAL JUDGEMENT

By: Clausen, H. C. & Lee, B.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Leo Cooper: 1993

Seller ID: 55094


Hardback; gloss pages of illustrations a little scuffed otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 485 pages View more info

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EAST WIND RAIN: A PICTORIAL HISTORY OF THE PEARL HARBOR ATTACK

By: Cohen, S.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Pictorial Histories: 1990

Seller ID: 54623


Paperback; corners of a few pages creased otherwise good in creased and yellowed card covers. ; Illustrated. ; 182 pages View more info

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HOLD HIGH THE TORCH: A HISTORY OF THE 4TH MARINES (REGIMENT)

By: Condit, W. H. & Turnbladf, C.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Battery Press: 1989

Seller ID: 26280


New hardback copies. Reprint of 1960 edition. ; Served in the Philippines, 1941, at Bataan and Corregidor until May 1942. Reactivated in 1944 from veterans of the disbanded USMC Raider Battalions, the new 4th saw combat at Emirau, Guam, Okinawa and the Occupation of Japan. With 60 illustrations and 33 maps. ; 504 pages View more info

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RETURN OF THE TIGER

By: Connell, B.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Evans Brothers Limited: 1960

Seller ID: 46566


Hardback; dent to coners of pages, light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in marked and chipped dustjacket. ; Account of Operations Jaywick and Rimau - Anglo-Australian covert raids against Japanese shipping in Singapore harbour. Illustrated. ; 207 pages View more info

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THE PACIFIC WAR

By: Costello, J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: William Collins Sons and Co. Ltd.: 1981

Seller ID: 58215


Hardback; spine bowed (due to weight of pages) , foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in scuffed dustjacket. ; A history of the origins and conduct of World War II in the Pacific. Illustrated; +xivpp. ; 742 pages View more info

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FIGHTING TECHNIQUES OF A JAPANESE INFANTRYMAN 1941-1945

By: Daugherty, L. J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Spellmount: 2002

Seller ID: 31808


Hardback; very good in scuffed dustjacket. ; Training, techniques and weapons. Illustrated. ; 96 pages View more info

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THE PACIFIC WAR DAY BY DAY

By: Davison, J.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Zenith Press: 2004

Seller ID: 30709


Hardback; new copies but corners of boards dented, in creased dustjacket. ; A chronological, illustrated account. With over 350 b/w photographs. ; 192 pages View more info

Image for PRISONERS OF THE JAPANESE: POWS OF WORLD WAR II IN THE PACIFIC - THE POWERFUL UNTOLD STORY

PRISONERS OF THE JAPANESE: POWS OF WORLD WAR II IN THE PACIFIC - THE POWERFUL UNTOLD STORY

By: Daws, G.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: 1995

Seller ID: 44068


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good in creased dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 462 pages View more info

Image for OKINAWA 1945: THE STALINGRAD OF THE PACIFIC

OKINAWA 1945: THE STALINGRAD OF THE PACIFIC

By: Feifer, G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Tempus: 2005

Seller ID: 24559


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £17.99. ; 447 pages View more info

Image for MARINE: US MARINE CORPS HEROES OF THE PACIFIC WAR

MARINE: US MARINE CORPS HEROES OF THE PACIFIC WAR

By: Field, R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Military Illustrated: 1999

Seller ID: 56410


Hardback; very good in lightly scuffed dustjacket. ; A well illustrated account; tracing the history of the United States Marine Corps with emphasis on their role in the Second World War. With 150 colour and b/w photographs. Colour plates by Richard Hook. ; 144 pages View more info

Image for US MARINE CORPS HANDBOOK 1941-1945

US MARINE CORPS HANDBOOK 1941-1945

By: Forty, G.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 30571


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00.; The US Marine Corps during the Second World War. A guide to the organisation and command structure, strategy, tactics, brief biographies, the vehicles, equipment, uniform and insignia. Illustrated. ; 280 pages View more info

Image for OKINAWA 1945: FINAL ASSAULT ON THE EMPIRE

OKINAWA 1945: FINAL ASSAULT ON THE EMPIRE

By: Foster, S.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Arms & Armour Press: 1994

Seller ID: 40633


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 192 pages View more info

Image for OKINAWA: THE GREAT ISLAND BATTLE

OKINAWA: THE GREAT ISLAND BATTLE

By: Frank, B. M.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Elsevier-Dutton: 1978

Seller ID: 32027


Hardback; lean to spine otherwise good in torn dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 184 pages View more info

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THE LIBERATION OF GUAM, 21 JULY - 10 AUGUST 1944

By: Gailey, H.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Presidio: 1988

Seller ID: 34412


Hardback; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise very good in very good dustjacket. ; 231 pages View more info

Image for THE BLACK SHEEP: THE DEFINITIVE ACCOUNT OF MARINE FIGHTING SQUADRON 214 IN WORLD WAR II

THE BLACK SHEEP: THE DEFINITIVE ACCOUNT OF MARINE FIGHTING SQUADRON 214 IN WORLD WAR II

By: Gamble, B.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Presidio Press: 2000

Seller ID: 40663


New paperback copies at a reduced price. ; Illustrated. ; 466 pages View more info

Image for SOLE SURVIVOR: THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY AND ITS EFFECT ON HIS LIFE (SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR - GEORGE GAY)

SOLE SURVIVOR: THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY AND ITS EFFECT ON HIS LIFE (SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR - GEORGE GAY)

By: Gay, G.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Midway: 1979

Seller ID: 54181


Hardback; very good in creased and marked dustjacket. Signed by the Author. ; Gay served with VT-8 (Torpedo Squadron Eight) during the Battle of Midway. Illustrated. ; 320 pages View more info

Image for SHERMAN IN THE PACIFIC WAR 1943-45

SHERMAN IN THE PACIFIC WAR 1943-45

By: Giuliani, R.

Price: £24.99

Publisher: Histoire & Collections: 2015

Seller ID: 49679


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £34.95. ; Pictorial study illustrated with 360 wartime b/w photographs of Sherman tanks in action during the Pacific War. With descriptive captions, and over 40 colour maps and profiles. ; 144 pages View more info

Image for OKINAWA: 1945 GATEWAY TO JAPAN

OKINAWA: 1945 GATEWAY TO JAPAN

By: Gow, I.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Grub Street: 1986

Seller ID: 15125


Hardback; very good in faded dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 224 pages View more info

Image for AF VISUAL: PACIFIC FOCUS 2

AF VISUAL: PACIFIC FOCUS 2

By: Harper, D. E.

Price: £11.99

Publisher: Letterman Publications: 2006

Seller ID: 32638


LP020. New paperback copies. Spiral-binding. ; Collection of wartime b/w photographs, with captions, of US military vehicles and artillery in the Pacific Theatre. ; 64 pages View more info

Image for THE DEFENSE OF WAKE AND MARINES AT MIDWAY

THE DEFENSE OF WAKE AND MARINES AT MIDWAY

By: Heinl, R. D. Lt-Col.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Battery Press: 1990

Seller ID: 36470


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Reprint combining both titles in one book. Operational monographs Prepared by the Historical Section, Headquarters, United States Marine Corps. First individually published 1947 and 1948. Illustrated. View more info

Image for BYWATER: THE MAN WHO INVENTED THE PACIFIC WAR

BYWATER: THE MAN WHO INVENTED THE PACIFIC WAR

By: Honan, W. H.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Macdonald: 1990

Seller ID: 29752


Hardback; stain to edge of pages and boards, in stained and price-clipped dustjacket. A good reference copy. ; Illustrated. ; 337 pages View more info

Image for THE DIVINE WIND: JAPAN'S KAMIKAZE FORCE IN WORLD WAR II

THE DIVINE WIND: JAPAN'S KAMIKAZE FORCE IN WORLD WAR II

By: Inoguchi, R. Captain. , Nakajima, T. Commander, with Pineau, R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1959

Seller ID: 55495


Hardback; very good in creased, torn and tape-repaired dustjacket. First edition. ; Illustrated. ; 224 pages View more info

Image for SUR LE SENTIER DE LA GUERRE : LES INDIENS D'AMERIQUE DANS LA GUERRE 1939-1945 (FRENCH TEXT)

SUR LE SENTIER DE LA GUERRE : LES INDIENS D'AMERIQUE DANS LA GUERRE 1939-1945 (FRENCH TEXT)

By: Jacquet, S.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Heimdal: 2012

Seller ID: 53108


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £35.00. French text. ; Native American Indians in the Second World War. Illustrated with wartime b/w photographs. ; 231 pages View more info

Image for RICE PADDY NAVY: US SAILORS UNDERCOVER IN CHINA

RICE PADDY NAVY: US SAILORS UNDERCOVER IN CHINA

By: Kush, L.

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Osprey: 2012

Seller ID: 41385


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £20.00. ; Espionage and sabotage behind Japanese lines in China during World War II. Illustrated. ; 294 pages View more info

Image for BATTLE FOR BATAAN: AN EYEWITNESS ACCOUNT

BATTLE FOR BATAAN: AN EYEWITNESS ACCOUNT

By: Mallonee, R. C.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Presidio: 1997

Seller ID: 44858


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; Based on Colonel Mallonee's diaries, the only complete surviving eyewitness account of the Philippine campaign. ; 204 pages View more info

Image for GOODBYE, DARKNESS: A MEMOIR OF THE PACIFIC WAR

GOODBYE, DARKNESS: A MEMOIR OF THE PACIFIC WAR

By: Manchester, W.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1981

Seller ID: 16404


Hardback, boards a little bowed, foxing to endpapers otherwise good in foxed dustjacket. ; Illustrated. ; 401 pages View more info

Image for UNCOMMON VALOR: MARINE DIVISIONS IN ACTION

UNCOMMON VALOR: MARINE DIVISIONS IN ACTION

By: McMillan, G. , Zurlinden, C. P. , Josephy, A. M. , Dempsey, D. , Beech, K. , & Kogan, H.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Battery Press: 1986

Seller ID: 40578


Hardback; very good in chipped dustjacket. ; The battles and campaigns of the six US Marine Divisions in the Pacific in WWII, written by the Combat Correspondents assigned to those units. Illustrations & maps. ; 256 pages View more info

Image for WAR IN THE SHADOWS: BOUGAINVILLE 1944-45

WAR IN THE SHADOWS: BOUGAINVILLE 1944-45

By: Medcalf, P.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Australian War Memorial: 1986

Seller ID: 39891


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; First-hand account of an Australian infantryman who fought in the campaigns on Bougainville. Jungle warfare in the south-west Pacific during the Second World War. ; 115 pages View more info

Image for IN THE HANDS OF FATE: THE STORY OF PATROL WING TEN, 8 DECEMBER 1941 - 11 MAY 1942

IN THE HANDS OF FATE: THE STORY OF PATROL WING TEN, 8 DECEMBER 1941 - 11 MAY 1942

By: Messimer, D. R.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Naval Institute Press: 1985

Seller ID: 35635


Hardback; very good in creased dustjacket. ; Account of the only US Navy aviation unit to fight the Japanese in the early weeks of World War II. Illustrated. ; 350 pages View more info

Image for THE ROAD TO VICTORY: FROM PEARL HARBOR TO OKINAWA

THE ROAD TO VICTORY: FROM PEARL HARBOR TO OKINAWA

By: O'Neill, R. (edited. )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing: 2011

Seller ID: 44778


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £20.00. ; An overview of the American battles in the Pacific against the Japanese during WW2. Illustrations & maps. ; 272 pages View more info

Image for THE NAVAJO CODE TALKERS (REVISED EDITION)

THE NAVAJO CODE TALKERS (REVISED EDITION)

By: Paul, D. A.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Dorrance Publishing Co. , Inc.: 1998

Seller ID: 55919


Revised Edition. Paperback; very good in card covers. ; The contribution of the Navajo Native Americans in World War II. Illustrated. ; 170 pages View more info

Image for FOURTH MARINE DIVISION IN WORLD WAR II

FOURTH MARINE DIVISION IN WORLD WAR II

By: Proehl, C. W.

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Battery Press: 1988

Seller ID: 54890


Hardback issued without dustjacket; very good in dented pictorial boards. (16th volume in the Battery Press Elite Unit Series. ) ; Reprint of Infantry Journal Press edition, first published in the late 1940s. The 4th Division served on Roi-Namur, Saipan, Tinian, and Iwo Jima. With 414 illustrations & 7 maps. ; 238 pages View more info

Image for US MARINE CORPS 1941-45

US MARINE CORPS 1941-45

By: Rottman, G.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Osprey: 1995

Seller ID: 55119


Elite 59. Paperback; very good in card covers. First edition. ; Illustrated by Mike Chappell. ; Elite; Vol. 59; 64 pages View more info

Image for US SPECIAL WARFARE UNITS IN THE PACIFIC THEATRE 1941-45 : SCOUTS, RAIDERS, RANGERS AND RECONNAISSANCE UNITS

US SPECIAL WARFARE UNITS IN THE PACIFIC THEATRE 1941-45 : SCOUTS, RAIDERS, RANGERS AND RECONNAISSANCE UNITS

By: Rottman, G. L.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Osprey: 2005

Seller ID: 57765


Battle Orders 12. Paperback; good in yellowed and scuffed card covers. ; Command, deployment, organisation and evolution of forces in battle, describing elements of doctrine, training, tactics and equipment. Illustrations and maps. ; Battle Orders; Vol. 12; 96 pages View more info

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US MARINE CORPS PACIFIC THEATRE OF OPERATIONS 1943-44

By: Rottman, G. L.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Osprey: 2004

Seller ID: 57767


Battle Orders 7. Paperback; good in yellowed and dented card covers. ; Command, deployment, organisation and evolution of forces in battle, describing elements of doctrine, training, tactics and equipment. Illustrations and maps. ; Battle Orders; Vol. 7; 96 pages View more info

Image for HELL IN THE PACIFIC : THE BATTLE OF IWO JIMA

HELL IN THE PACIFIC : THE BATTLE OF IWO JIMA

By: Rottman, G. L. & Wright, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing: 2008

Seller ID: 58165


Hardback; corners of boards dented otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. ; Previously published as Osprey Campaign 81: Iwo Jima 1945, Warrior 95: Japanese Infantryman 1937-45, and Warrior 112: US Marine Rifleman 1939-45. Illustrated. ; 224 pages View more info

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WAR IN THE BOATS: MY WWII SUBMARINE BATTLES

By: Ruhe, W. J. Capt.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Brassey's: 1996

Seller ID: 37505


Paperback; very good in creased card covers. ; First-hand account of submarine combat in the Southwest Pacific. The author's experiences, based on his journal kept at the time. Illustrated. ; 303 pages View more info

Image for ROLLING THUNDER AGAINST THE RISING SUN: THE COMBAT HISTORY OF US ARMY TANK BATTALIONS IN THE PACIFIC IN WORLD WAR II

ROLLING THUNDER AGAINST THE RISING SUN: THE COMBAT HISTORY OF US ARMY TANK BATTALIONS IN THE PACIFIC IN WORLD WAR II

By: Salecker, G. E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Stackpole Books: 2008

Seller ID: 41279


Hardback; fine in creased dustjacket. ; The battles of the US independent tank battalions in the Pacific. Illustrations & maps. ; 439 pages View more info

Image for WITH THE OLD BREED AT PELELIU AND OKINAWA

WITH THE OLD BREED AT PELELIU AND OKINAWA

By: Sledge, E. B. (Fussell, P. Introduction. )

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1990

Seller ID: 54998


Paperback; pages yellowed otherwise good in yellowed card covers. ; First-hand account of the author's experiences. Training and combat with Company K, Third Battalion, Fifth Marine Regiment, First Marine Division during the Peleliu and Okinawa campaigns. Illustrated, +xxivpp. With new Introduction. ; 326 pages View more info

Image for CARLSON'S RAID: THE DARING MARINE ASSAULT ON MAKIN

CARLSON'S RAID: THE DARING MARINE ASSAULT ON MAKIN

By: Smith, G. W.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Presidio: 2001

Seller ID: 10457


Hardback; very good in very good dustjacket. ; Includes a 10 minute promotional CD-Rom 'US Marine Raiders'. ; 262 pages View more info

Image for WAR ATLAS OF ASIA AND THE PACIFIC 1941-1945

WAR ATLAS OF ASIA AND THE PACIFIC 1941-1945

By: Smurthwaite, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Airlife: 2000

Seller ID: 37537


Paperback; very good in creased card covers. ; Comprehensive account of the campaign in Asia and the Pacific. Over 60 colour maps and over 50 b/w photographs. ; 144 pages View more info

Image for WARBIRDS ILLUSTRATED NO.36: AIR WAR OVER THE PACIFIC

WARBIRDS ILLUSTRATED NO.36: AIR WAR OVER THE PACIFIC

By: Stern, R. C.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Arms & Armour Press: 1986

Seller ID: 10796


Paperback; very good in card covers. ; Contemporary b/w wartime photographs with captions, four pages in colour. ; 68 pages View more info

Image for THE BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF

THE BATTLE OF LEYTE GULF

By: Stewart, A.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Robert Hale: 1979

Seller ID: 58219


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise good in yellowed, chipped and faded dustjacket. ; Maps & illustrations. ; 222 pages View more info