Capricorn Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Seller Id
ISBN
Advanced Search
 
 
Browse By Category
American History & Travel
Animation, Cartoons & Comics
Antiques & Collectibles
Architecture/Interior Design
Art - Book Illustration/Illustrators
Art - Canadian
Art - First Nations/Indigenous Art
Art - General
Art Instruction (Incl. Woodworking)
Books About Books
British History
Business, Finance
Canada - Architecture
Canada - Biography
Canada - British Columbia
Canada - Folklore/Mythology
Canada - General
Canada - Maritime Provinces
Canada - Native Peoples
Canada - Natural History

View all Categories
 
Gift Card
Checkout a Gift Card


 
Go To:

Global Book Town
The independent online bookstores on Global Book Town have nearly a million used, rare and out of print books.

 

 
 
 
BIZARRE TALES FROM WORLD WAR II., Breuer, William B.

Author Name    Breuer, William B.

Title   BIZARRE TALES FROM WORLD WAR II.

Publisher    Castle, Edison, NJ, 2005, reprint.

Seller ID   22951

220 pp, large 8vo (9 1/2" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0785819924 B&w illustrations. "Ernest Hemingway stalks U-Boats. A Belgian woman halts the Panzers. Adolf Hitler plays Santa Claus. If you think these are tall tales, guess again. I n (this book), popular author and distinguished historian William Breuer brings you more than 140 of the most bizarre, curious, and downright strange incidents from World War II. Drawing from personal interviews, official archives, and decl a s s i f i e d documents, Breuer presents little-known stories about the offbeat side of war. You'll discover how 'Venus de Milo' fooled the Germans....watch as drone boats go berserk and a British 'mystery plane' vanishes....listen as Navajo cod e- ta lk er s ig ni te a panic....and learn how Dutch boys captured nine Germans, and a group of choirboys plotted to foil Hitler." Light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has very minor wrinkling and rubbing. Very Good+/Near Fine

Price = 15.00 USD


Also available.
WHERE TROY ONCE STOOD., Wilkens, Iman.
WHERE TROY ONCE STOOD.
Wilkens, Iman.
200.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

IT MADE YOU THINK OF HOME. THE HAUNTING JOURNAL OF DEWARD BARNES, CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE: 1916-1919., Cane, Bruce.  (Deward Barnes)
IT MADE YOU THINK OF HOME. THE HAUNTING JOURNAL OF DEWARD BARNES, CANADIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE: 1916-1919.
Cane, Bruce. (Deward Barnes)
25.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

JOHN BUCHAN: A MEMOIR., Buchan, William.  (John Buchan).
JOHN BUCHAN: A MEMOIR.
Buchan, William. (John Buchan).
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE COVENANT CHAIN:  INDIAN CEREMONIAL AND TRADE SILVER., Fredrickson, N. Jaye.  Catalogue of the exhibition by Sandra Gibb.  Foreword by John E. Langdon.
THE COVENANT CHAIN: INDIAN CEREMONIAL AND TRADE SILVER.
Fredrickson, N. Jaye. Catalogue of the exhibition by Sandra Gibb. Foreword by John E. Langdon.
45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

LOUISBOURG: KEY TO A CONTINENT., Downey, Fairfax.
LOUISBOURG: KEY TO A CONTINENT.
Downey, Fairfax.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

ENGLISH ELECTRIC/BAC LIGHTNING., Philpott, Bryan.
ENGLISH ELECTRIC/BAC LIGHTNING.
Philpott, Bryan.
17.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

CHICKAMAUGA 1863: THE RIVER OF DEATH.  OSPREY MILITARY CAMPAIGN SERIES 17., Arnold, James R.
CHICKAMAUGA 1863: THE RIVER OF DEATH. OSPREY MILITARY CAMPAIGN SERIES 17.
Arnold, James R.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

BIBLIOGRAPHY OF MEDICAL EX LIBRIS LITERATURE.
Radbill, Samuel X., M.D.
60.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

OAKVILLE AND THE SIXTEEN:  THE HISTORY OF AN ONTARIO PORT., Mathews, Hazel C.  Line drawings by Juliet Chisholm.
OAKVILLE AND THE SIXTEEN: THE HISTORY OF AN ONTARIO PORT.
Mathews, Hazel C. Line drawings by Juliet Chisholm.
40.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

ARCHITECTURE IN ENGLAND., Daniels, Jeffery.  Drawings by Leonora Ison.
ARCHITECTURE IN ENGLAND.
Daniels, Jeffery. Drawings by Leonora Ison.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

SKY GUARDIANS: BRITAIN'S AIR DEFENCE 1918-1993., Gething, Michael J.
SKY GUARDIANS: BRITAIN'S AIR DEFENCE 1918-1993.
Gething, Michael J.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE FIERCE PAWNS., Macrory, Patrick A.
THE FIERCE PAWNS.
Macrory, Patrick A.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to [email protected]
Copyright©2019. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie