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Black Book concerning the Mass-deportations in Hungary
Munich: PW Service of the Collegial Society of Hungarian Veterans, 1951. Edition Hungaria. Wraps. 56 pages, illustrations. and fold-out map at back cover entitled "Deportational Communities in Hungary". Includes a List of Present Locations of Deportees. Signed ink inscription at top of title page. Cover has some wear and soiling. This focuses on the effect of communism had on Hungary at the end of the Second World War and during the early years of the Cold War.
[Book #76042]
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Europe Under the Nazi Scourge: A Picture & an Indictment. A Reprint of Some Recent Articles in the Times...
London: The Times Publishing Company, 1941. Fourth Printing. 25 cm, 144, wraps, maps, highlighting/underlining, covers worn, spine repaired with tape.
[Book #32902]
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Reader's Digest: January, 1946: Volume 48, No. 285
Pleasantville, NY: Readers Digest Association, Inc. 1946. Wraps. 160 p.
[Book #57516]
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Love and Rutabaga: A Remembrance of the War Years. Claire Hsu Accomando.
New York: St. Martin's Press, 1993. First Edition. First Printing. 22 cm, 214, illus.
[Book #36776]
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Review of the American Forces in Germany. James Greenleaf Adams.
Coblenz: n.p. 1921. 17 cm, 442, wraps (stiff covers), illus., ink notation on front endpaper, slightly cocked/shaken. INSCRIBED.
[Book #24318]
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Gods, Angels, Pearls & Roses. Sofia Adamson.
Pasadena, CA. American International Publishing Co. 1985. Second Edition (stated). Presumed first printing. Trade paperback. x, 240 p., [16] p. of plates: ill.; 24 cm. Map.
[Book #70195]
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The Rhineland Occupation. Henry T. Allen.
Indianapolis, IN: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, 1927. 347, illus., appendices, index, some foxing to 2nd front flyleaf through title page, boards somewhat stained.
[Book #29011]
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My Rhineland Journal. Henry T. Allen, Henry Tureman.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, [c1923]. 23 cm, 593, illus., double map, boards worn and corners bumped, ink notation inside front board.
[Book #25077]
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The Treaty of Peace between the Allied and Associated Powers and Germany, the Protocol annexed thereto, the Agreement respecting the military occupation of the territories of the Rhine, and the Treaty between France and Great Britain respecting. Allied and Associated Powers, and Germany, Allied, Associated Powers.
London: His Majesty's Stationery Office, 1919. Hardcover. xv, 453 p. incl. tables. 5 fold maps (in pocket) facsims. 34 cm.
[Book #58218]
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Alicia, My Story. Alicia Appleman-Jurman.
Toronto, Canada: Bantam Books, 1988. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. xi, [1], 356. Endpaper map.
[Book #71346]
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The Pacific Rivals: A Japanese View of Japanese-American Relations. trans. by Kenichi Otsuka Asahi Shimbun, Asahi Evening News.
New York: Weatherhill/Asahi, [1972]. First Edition. 24 cm, 431, illus., chronology, index, ink name inside front board, front DJ flap price clipped, some wear and soiling to DJ.
[Book #36203]
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The Challenge: Autobiography of Colonel Margaret E. Bailey, First Black Nurse Promoted to Colonel in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps. Margaret E. Bailey.
Lisle, IL: Tucker Publications, Incorporated, 1999. Presumed first edition/first printing. Trade paperback. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. ix, [1], 190 p. Illustrations.
[Book #69016]
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China--America's Ally. Robert W. Barnett.
New York: Am Council Inst/Pacific Rel, 1942. First? Edition. First? Printing. 48, wraps, maps, usual library stamps and markings. Far Eastern Pamphlets No. 5.
[Book #39059]
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North Carolina as a Civil War Battleground, 1861-1865. John Gilchrist Barrett.
Raleigh, NC: State Department of Archives and History, 1960. Reprint. Second printing, 1964. Trade paperback. 99 p. Folding Map at back. Occasional footnotes. Illustrations.
[Book #60745]
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The Brigade. Hanoch Bartov, David S. Segal.
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1968. Second Printing. Hardcover. [10], 246 pages. Occasional footnotes. DH has some wear, soiling, and sticker residue on front. Hanoch Helfgott (Bartov) was born in Petah Tikva in 1926, a year after his parents immigrated from Poland. He attended a religious school and then the Ahad Haam gymnasium. After working in diamond polishing and welding for two years, he enlisted in 1943, at the age of 17, in the Palestine Regiment of the British Army. He spent three years in the Jewish Brigade, first in Palestine and then in Italy and the Netherlands, where he served as a medic, caring for Holocaust survivors in DP camps. After World War II, Bartov studied Jewish and general history at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. During the War of Independence he served in field army units and the Israel Defense Forces in Jerusalem. He lived for four years on Kibbutz Ein Hahoresh, working as a farmhand and a teacher. From 1966 to 1968, Bartov served as a cultural advisor in the Israeli embassy in London. Bartov published his first story in 1945, when he was a 19-year-old soldier in Europe. In his writing, as a journalist and novelist, Bartov describes his first contacts with survivors of the Holocaust. The Brigade is a fictionalized account of the operation of the Jewish Brigade.
[Book #73367]
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Japan and America, from Earliest Times to the Present. Lawrence Henry Battistini.
Tokyo, Japan: Kenkyusha, 1953. 198, bibliography, index, ink mark and pencil erasure on front endpaper, DJ worn, torn, and chipped.
[Book #32776]
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La Guerre N'A Pas Eu Lieu. Max Beer.
New York: Maison Francise, Inc. c1941. First? Edition. First? Printing. 19 cm, 298, wraps, usual library markings, "review copy" stamped on front cover, covers somewhat worn and soiled. Text is in French.
[Book #34788]
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Berlin Bastion: The Epic of Post-War Berlin. Lowell Bennett.
Frankfurt/Main: Fred Rudl, 1951. First? Edition. First? Printing. 19 cm, 263, illus., footnotes, ink notation on front endpaper, previous owner's mailing label inside fr board, bds somewhat worn/soiled.
[Book #47637]
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Military Elite and Social Change: Egypt Since Napoleon. Morroe Berger.
Princeton, NJ: Program in Near Eastern Studies, Princeton University, 1966. Wraps. [4], 35, [1] p.; 22 cm. Footnotes.
[Book #68504]
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Nationalsozialistische Polenpolitik 1939-1945. Martin Broszat.
Frankfurt: Fischer-Bucherei, 1965. 18 cm, 228, wraps, fold-out map, footnotes, references, usual library markings, covers worn and soiled. Text is in German.
[Book #35683]
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Tokyo, Fall of 1945 [Tokyo Senkyuhakuyonjugo-nen aki]. Bunka-sha.
Tokyo, Japan: Bunka-Sha, Inc. 1946. Presumed First Edition, First printing. Wraps. Unpaginated (approximately 70 pages). Format is approximately 10.25 inches by 7.25 inches. Black and White Illustrations. Cover has wear and soiling. Most of the text is in Japanese, but there is some English language narrative and photo captions. This is a photoessay on the immediate post-surrender situation in Tokyo and the initial recovery signs. During the war Kimura worked as photographic editor of magazine 'Front' which quickly renamed itself 'Company of Culture (Bunka-sha)' after the surrender. The present was it's first publication. The 'forward' is rich in metaphor: "The cause of the disease was deeper than expected and had laid hidden within the body for a long time. It was clear to anyone that this necessitated a big surgical operation. And then in the summer of 1945, a surgical operation of great proportion was effected in the presence of many witnesses... Tokyo today is still convalescent. She is still far from being called a metropolis, but has taken her first unsteady step after having undergone treatments such as continuous injections and blood tranfusions. The scars of her surgical operation is still fresh...". Black markets, GIs & Jeeps, queues, returning soldiers, cereals being grown at Nihonbashi, and scars everywhere... this is a superb document from beginning to end.
[Book #73283]
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A Five-Year Peace Plan: A Schedule for Peace Building. Edward J. Byng, Edward John.
New York: Coward-McCann, Inc. [1943]. First? Edition. First? Printing. 21 cm, 184, double diagram, usual library markings, some wear & soiling to bds, bd corners bumped. Inscribed by the author to Carlo Sforza. INSCRIBED.
[Book #25058]
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A Life of Her Own: A Countrywoman in Twentieth-Century France. Emilie Carles, Robert Destanque.
New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, c1991. Third Printing. 24 cm, 271, illus., glossary, some DJ sticker residue Emilie Carles (1900-1979) was born into the rigidly conservative patriarchal world of a poor and isolated peasant community in the high Alps of France. Reflections on the turbulant history of the 20th century from her viewpoint.
[Book #27705]
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Germany, 1947-1949: The Story in Documents. U.S. Department of State Publication 3556. Velma Hastings Cassidy.
Washington, DC: GPO, [1950]. 26 cm, 631, diagrams, pencil erasure on front endpaper.
[Book #36149]
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Before the Wall: Berlin Days, 1946-1948. George Clare.
New York: Dutton, 1990. First Edition. First Printing. 288, reading list, table of contents states index but none is present.
[Book #44655]
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