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Bartlett , LtCol Merrill L., USMC (Ret) (editior) ASSAULT FROM THE SEA: ESSAYS ON THE HISTORY OF AMPHIBIOUS WARFARE.



$35.00


Ellis, Major L.F., VICTORY IN THE WEST. Volume I: THE BATTLE FOR NORMANDY NEW copy. 1993 Battery Press reprint edition. Hardcover issued without dust jacket. 744 pages, 89 photos/drawings, 25 maps. "A reprint of the British Official History study, which covers in detail the planning & preparations for Normandy, the landing & subsequent fighting, the break-out, the battles for Caen, the Falaise Gp and the race to the Seine. The volume ends about Sept. lst, l944."

$49.95



Ellis, Major L.F., VICTORY IN THE WEST. Volume II: THE DEFEAT OF GERMANY NEW copy. 1994 Battery Press reprint edition. Hardcover issued without dust jacket. 608 pages, 61 photos/drawings, 44 maps. "A title in the British official history series for ground operations in NW Europe. This volume carries the story of the campaign in NorthWest Europe from Sept. 1944 with the advance into Belgium, the Arnhem campaign, the clearing the Channel Ports and the Battle for thge Scheldt Estuary, the Battle of the Bulge , the advance across the Rhine and the final operations in North Germany 1945."

$48.00


Galvocoressi, Peter & Guy Wint, TOTAL WAR: THE STORY OF WWII. Pantheon Books, Random House, 1972., VG/VG, 1st American Edition, minor tear & chipping to bottom spine edge of dj. Photographs, chronology charts, bibliography, index. 960 pp.

$25.00




HISTORY OF U.S. MARINE CORPS OPERATIONS IN WORLD WAR II. (Nashville: Battery Press, 1993-94). Reprint of original set published by Historical Branch, G-3 Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, from 1958 - 1971. Set of five volumes, totalling 3,382 pages.

Volume I: Pearl Harbor to Guadalcanal.

Battery Press, Nashville, 1993. Reprinted from the 1958 edition. Gilt lettering & decorations on red cloth.6.5x9.5. Profusely illustrated with photographs, charts & maps. Appendices, index, 465 pages. 26-page map section at rear of book, in addition to numerous maps throughout main text. Main headings in table of contents as follows: Introduction to the Marine Corps; War Comes; The Defense of Wake; Marines in the Philippines; Decision at Midway; The Turning Point: Guadalcanal. Appendicies as follows: Bibliographical Notes; Chronology; Marine Task Organization and Command Lists; Marine Casualties; First Marine Division Operation Order~Guadalcanal; Military Map Symbolsí Gude to Abbreviations; Unit Commendations.

Volume II: Isolation of Rabaul.

Battery Press, Nashville, 1993. Reprinted from the 1963 edition. Gilt lettering & decorations on red cloth.6.5x9.5. Profusely illustrated with photographs, charts & maps. Appendices, index, 645 pages. 12-page map section at rear of book, in addition to numerous maps throughout main text. Main headings in table of contents as follows: Strategic Situation~Spring 1943; Toenails Operation; Northern Solomons Operations; The New Britain Campaign; Marine Air Against Rabaul; Conclusion. Appendicies as follows: Bibliographical Notes; Guide to Abbreviations, Military Map Symbols, Chronology; Fleet Marine Force Status~30 April 1943; Table of Organization E-100~Marine Division; Marine Task Organization and Command List; Marine Casualties; Unit Commendations.

Volume III: Central Pacific Drive.

Battery Press, Nashville, 1994. Reprinted from the 1966 edition. Gilt lettering & decorations on red cloth.6.5x9.5. Profusely illustrated with photographs, charts & maps. Appendices, index, 701 pages. 16-page map section at rear of book, in addition to numerous maps throughout main text. Main headings in table of contents as follows: LAUNCHING THE CENTRAL PACIFIC OFFENSIVE; THE GLBERTS OPERATION; THE MARCHALLS: QUICKENING THE PACE; SAIPAN: THE DECISIVE BATTLE; ASSAULT ON TINIAN; THE RETURN TO GUAM. Appendicies as follows: Bibliographical Notes; Guide to Abbreviations, Military Map Symbols, Chronology; Fleet Marine Force Status~30 October 1943; Table of Organization F-100~Marine Division; Marine Task Organization and Command List; Marine Casualties; Unit Commendations.

Volume IV: Western Pacific Operations.

Battery Press, Nashville, 1994. Reprinted from the 1971 edition. Gilt lettering & decorations on red cloth.6.5x9.5. Profusely illustrated with photographs, charts & maps. Appendices, index, 870 pages. 22-page map section at rear of book, in addition to numerous maps throughout main text. Main headings in table of contents as follows: BACKGROUND; FLEET MARINE FORCE, PACIFIC; THE PAULAUS: GATEWAY TO THE PHILIPPINES; MARINES IN THE PHILIPPINES; MARINE AVIATION IN THE WESTERN PACIFIC; IWO JIMA. Appendicies as follows: Bibliographical Notes; Guide to Abbreviations, Military Map Symbols, Chronology; Fleet Marine Force Status~31 August 1944; Table of Organization F-100~Marine Division; Marine Task Organization and Command List; Marine Casualties; Unit Commendations.

Volume V: Victory and Occupation.

Battery Press, Nashville, 1994. Reprinted from the 1968 edition. Gilt lettering & decorations on red cloth.6.5x9.5. Profusely illustrated with photographs, charts & maps. Appendices, index, 701 pages. 16-page map section at rear of book, in addition to numerous maps throughout main text. Main headings in table of contents as follows:PROLOGUE TO THE END; OKINAWA; THE END OF THE WAR; OCCUPATION OF JAPAN; NORTH CHINA MARINES; CONCLUSION. Appendicies as follows: Marine POWs; Bibliographical Notes; Guide to Abbreviations, Military Map Symbols, Chronology; Fleet Marine Force Status~30 April 1945; Fleet Marine Force Status~31 October 1946; Table of Organization G-100~Marine Division; Marine Task Organization and Command List; Marine Casualties; Unit Commendations.


$180.00


Morison, Samuel Eliot, THE TWO-OCEAN WAR: A SHORT HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES NAVY IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR.



$30.00





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