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JAPANESE AIRCRAFT OF THE PACIFIC WAR
Written by Rene J. Francillon. Illustrated by J.B. Roberts.
Stock no. 1816311
Published by Putnam. 1st 1970. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive analysis of the Japanese aircraft industry and their products between the late thirties and the dawn of the nuclear age. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge blue. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0370000331. Text block slightly browned else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly browned with slightly peeling laminate covering.

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JAPANESE AIRCRAFT OF THE PACIFIC WAR
Written by Rene J. Francillon. Illustrated by J.B. Roberts.
Stock no. 1317341
Published by Putnam. 1st 1970. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A comprehensive analysis of the Japanese aircraft industry and their products between the late thirties and the dawn of the nuclear age. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Top edge blue. B/w illustrations and photos. ISBN: 0370000331. Spine and corners of both book and wrapper are slightly bumped and rubbed.

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IWO JIMA
Written by Eric Hammel.
Stock no. 1815539
Published by Zenith Press. 1st 2006. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

D-day, February 19, 1945... A full load of Marines crowds an amtrac as it heads towards the beach from the LST that carried it to Iwo Jima. Mount Suribachi looms menacingly before them... Large format. Black boards, title to spine. B/w photos throughout. ISBN: 9780760325209.

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THE BLACK CATS
Written by Richard C. Knott.
Stock no. 1609881
Published by Patrick Stephens Limited. 1st 1981. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Black Cats were night raiders, black-painted PBY Catalinas which became the scourge of Japanese shipping in the South Pacific during WWII. B/w photos. ISBN: 0850595681.

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PRESUMED LOST
Written by Stephen L. Moore.
Stock no. 1609438
Published by Naval Institute Press. 2009. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The incredible ordeal of America's submarine POWs during the Pacific War. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 9781591145301.

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PACIFIC AIR RACE
Written by Robert H. Scheppler.
Stock no. 1812925
Published by Smithsonian Institution Press. 1st 1988. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The true story of the first Pacific air race - August 16, 1927. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. vii and 148 pages including index. ISBN: 0874748321. A few minor marks to boards, minor foxing to text block. Pictorial dustwrapper has a small closed tear to top of spine.

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THE BOMBER BARONS VOLUME ONE: A PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY
Written by Frederick A. Johnsen.
Stock no. 1812083
Published by Bomber Books. 1st 1982. Nearly fine condition.

The History of the 5th Bomb Group in the Pacific During World War II. Cardwraps. B/w photos. 28 pages. A nice, clean copy.

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STOVE BY A WHALE: OWEN CHASE AND THE ESSEX
Written by Thomas Farel Heffernan.
Stock no. 1811134
Published by Wesleyan University Press. 1st 1981. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

In November 1820 in the middle of the Pacific near the Equator a whale rammed and sank the Nantucket whaleship Essex. The first documented sinking of a ship by a whale, the incident was the beginning of one fo the most harrowing survival feats in maritime history... Grey cloth boards, gilt title on blue title block to spine. ISBN: 0819550523. Minor foxing to top edge of text block else a fine copy. Dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed.

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U.S. ARMY AIR FORCES IN THE PACIFIC
Written by Rene J. Francillon.
Stock no. 1606619
Published by Aero Publishers. 1st 1969. Very good condition.

Card wraps. Aero Pictorials 2. B/w photos. Some scuffing of cover edges.

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COASTAL TALES OF THE NORTHWEST PACIFIC
Written by Alexander David Muir.
Stock no. 2115251
Published by Muir Publications. 1996. Very good condition.

Based on Fifty Years of True Life Experiences. Card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0968076300. Some wear to covers. Couple of corners are a bit creased.

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MY ADVENTURES AMONG SOUTH SEA CANNIBALS
Written by Douglas Rannie.
Stock no. 1606080
Published by Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1912. Almost very good condition.

Orange cloth boards, gilt title to spine. 39 plates and 1 map. An account of the experiences and adventures of a Government official among the natives of Oceania. Spine and corners bumped, spine faded. Some foxing. Contents generally very good.

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STONE AGE ISLAND: SEVEN YEARS IN NEW GUINEA
Written by Maslyn Williams.
Stock no. 1809310
Published by Collins. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A record of the author's personal feelings about the strange and complex country of New Guinea. A double charge: to document the life and customs of stone age peoples, and to use the medium of film for a crash programme of instruction in the arts, crafts, and usanaces of civilization. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine. Map to endpapers. B/w plates. Text block grubby. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is grubby and edge-rubbed.

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