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UNIFORMS OF THE ARMY
Written by Robert H. Rankin.
Stock no. 1807731
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons. 1st 1967. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The fascinating story of what American soldiers have worn from the Revolution to the present day. The How and the Why. Blue pictorial cloth boards. Library binding. 126 pages including index. Colour & b/w illustrations. Corners rubbed and bumped. Large relevant cut-out neatly stuck to front endpaper. Contents clean.Pictorial wrapper is rubbed at corners and edge-worn, scuffed and chipped.

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THE PORTLAND COMPANY 1846-1982
Written by David H. Fletcher.
Stock no. 1604925
Published by Arcadia. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

Card wraps. Images of America series. B/w photos. ISBN: 0738511404. Corners rubbed.

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STORM OVER THE LAND
Written by Carl Sandburg.
Stock no. 1604837
Published by Harcourt, Brace & Company. 1st 1942. Almost very good condition.

A profile of the American Civil War. Taken mainly from 'Abraham Lincoln: The War Years'. B/w photos and illustrations. Spine and corners bumped and worn, boards marked. Inscriptions in ink to front endpaper.

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RAILROADS IN THE U.S.A.
No author listed.
Stock no. 1604590
Published by Organisation For Economic Co-Operation. 1952. Good condition.

Card wraps. technical Assistance Mission No. 14. Report by a group of European experts. 445 pages. Covers scuffed at edges with some surface damage. Old tapemarks to endpapers, name in ink to title page. Some foxing. Contents generally very good.

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RAILROADS TRIUMPHANT
Written by Albro Martin.
Stock no. 1604583
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1992. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The growth, rejection and rebirth of a vital American force. 428 pages. ISBN: 0195038533. Spine and corners bumped. Contents near fine. Price-cut wrapper.

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THE AMERICAN TWINS OF 1812
Written by Lucy Fitch Perkins. Illustrated by Lucy Fitch Perkins.
Stock no. 2109950
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1951. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Red boards, dark titles to front cover and spine. B/w illustrations. 182 pages. Bumping to corners. Fading to top and tail of spine. Foxing to pages and wrapper, which is also chipped and torn, with a little loss.

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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC REFERENCE ATLAS TO THE BIRDS OF NORTH AMERICA
Written by Mel Baughman.
Stock no. 1604117
Published by National Geographic Society. 2003. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

With more than 700 maps, essays by 20 leading experts, and easy cross-referencing tools. Compiled and edited by Baughman. 480 pages. ISBN: 0792233735. Corners lightly bumped. Contents fine. Slight creasing to wrapper edges.

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FROM ROOT TO MCNAMARA ARMY ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION 1900-1963
Written by James E. Hewes.
Stock no. 1806606
Published by Center Of Military History United States Army. 1983. Very good condition.

Special Studies Series. Cardwraps. B/w photos and folded charts. xvii and 452 pages. Covers scuffed. Name in ink to verso of front cover. Title page slightly grubby. Contents otherwise fine.

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FIRST CALL
Written by Thomas D. Boettcher.
Stock no. 2108452
Published by Little, Brown and Company. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The Making of the Modern U.S. Military, 1945-1953. Blue spine, silver title; red boards. ISBN: 0316100927. Light wear to cover edges. Wrapper is edge-creased.

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ORIGINS OF MARITIME STRATEGY
Written by Michael A. Palmer.
Stock no. 2108451
Published by Naval Institute Press. Circa 1990. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Development of American Naval Strategy 1945-1955. Cream cloth with blue title boxes and gilt titles to spine and front cover. B/w photos. ISBN: 0870216678. A few small marks to covers.

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THE NATURE OF NEBRASKA ECOLOGY AND BIODIVERSITY
Written by Paul A. Johnsgard.
Stock no. 1806061
Published by University of Nebraska. 1st 2001. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0803225962. A nice, clean copy in a pictorial wrapper which is lightly edge-creased and very slightly grubby to rear panel.

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THE ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AMERICAN BIRDS
Written by Leon Augustus Hausman. Illustrated by Jacob Bates Abbott.
Stock no. 1805590
Published by Halcyon House. 1st 1944. Very good condition.

Red cloth boards, gilt title and vignette to spine. B/w illustrations throughout. xix and 541 pages. Top edge red. SIGNED by the author to title page (without dedication) and with dedication to front endpaper as a presentation copy. Spine is slightly faded as is the gilt to the title. Contents are clean.

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