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JEWS AND THE FRENCH FOREIGN LEGION., Szajkowski, Zosa.
41 Szajkowski, Zosa. JEWS AND THE FRENCH FOREIGN LEGION.
KTAV Publishing House, New York, 1975. 
280 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover (dark blue cloth with gold lettering on spine and front board) - no dust jacket. ISBN 0870682709 B&w illustrations. Contents: The World Forgetting, by the World Forgotten; Their Heroism Lies in Their Suffe ring; We are French Soldiers but Not French Citizens; The Legions Works, the Legions Gets No Pay!; The Right to Plunder; Jews Among the Old-Time Legionnaires; Volunteers for the Defense of France; Engage pour la Gamelle; The Revolt of Care n c y ; U n i o n Sacre in an Atmosphere of War-Time Antisemitism; Americans in the French Foreign Legion; In the Atmosphere of Muncih; Again in the Foreign Legion; Forced Volunteers; Demobilization for the Antechambers of Death Camps; In North Af ri ca - " T hi s Ho st il e Place with a Perfumed Name"; Building the Trans-Saharian Railroad; A Most Atrocious Camp; North Africa Liberated - Internees Punished for Hoisting the American Flag; Suffering and Death After the Liberation; Join the Fo rei gn Leg ion o r G o to Pri son ; The World Will Never Understand; The Joint Commission on Political Prisoners and Refugees; Anything Which Might Offend French Susceptibilities Has Been Omitted; Volunteers Forced Not to Fight; "Incredible" Politi cs o f C ompr omis e; Post sc rip t; A ppen dix; Notes; Sources; Index. Minor soiling to front endpapers, previous owners small stamp on front pastedown, minor edge wear, minor rubbing. VG+ 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
RECORDS OF THE ROYAL MARINES.  PRO READERS' GUIDE No 10.  (PUBLIC RECORD OFFICE.), Thomas, Garth.
42 Thomas, Garth. RECORDS OF THE ROYAL MARINES. PRO READERS' GUIDE No 10. (PUBLIC RECORD OFFICE.)
London PRO 1994 1873162197 / 9781873162194 First Edition Near Fine 
64 pp, 4to (11 5/8" H). Colour frontispiece. "From the reign of Charles II, Britain's 'Sea Soldiers' have played an important dual role: soldiers and sailors, ready for duty on ship or on land, part of the Navy but organized along Army lines. The records that they have left provide a comprehensive account of their role worldwide. This book will be of great use to historians and other studying the role of the Royal Marines over three centuries. Also, it has been designed to help family historians trace records of their Royal Marine ancestors." Section headings: Historical Introduction; General Records of the (Royal) Marines; Divisional Records; Pay and Accounts; Military Operations and Reorganization in the Twentieth Century; Ceremonies and War Memorials; Medical, Educational and Musical Records; Service Records; Other Service Records; Records of Royal Marines' Families; Appendixes; Bibliography; Index. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very minor wear at top of spine, very minor rubbing on covers. 
Price: 17.50 USD
 
 
RECORDS OF THE ROYAL MARINES.  PRO READERS' GUIDE No 10.  (PUBLIC RECORD OFFICE.), Thomas, Garth.
43 Thomas, Garth. RECORDS OF THE ROYAL MARINES. PRO READERS' GUIDE No 10. (PUBLIC RECORD OFFICE.)
London PRO 1994 1873162197 / 9781873162194 First Edition Very Good 
64 pp, 4to (11 5/8" H). Colour frontispiece. "From the reign of Charles II, Britain's 'Sea Soldiers' have played an important dual role: soldiers and sailors, ready for duty on ship or on land, part of the Navy but organized along Army lines. The records that they have left provide a comprehensive account of their role worldwide. This book will be of great use to historians and other studying the role of the Royal Marines over three centuries. Also, it has been designed to help family historians trace records of their Royal Marine ancestors." Section headings: Historical Introduction; General Records of the (Royal) Marines; Divisional Records; Pay and Accounts; Military Operations and Reorganization in the Twentieth Century; Ceremonies and War Memorials; Medical, Educational and Musical Records; Service Records; Other Service Records; Records of Royal Marines' Families; Appendixes; Bibliography; Index. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very light rubbing, light wear at top of spine and at top edge of front cover. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
THE ROYAL MARINE POCKET BOOK.  PART I, II, III & IV.  COMPLETE FOUR VOLUME SET WITH PROMOTIONAL FLYER.  (PART ONE: INITIAL TRAINING / PART TWO: ORGANISATION /  PART THREE: RUNNING A DETATCHMENT AFLOAT, ETC. / PART FOUR: SEAMANSHIP TRAINING.), Wall, P.H.B., Major and Ritson, G.A.M., Lieutenant.
44 Wall, P.H.B., Major and Ritson, G.A.M., Lieutenant. THE ROYAL MARINE POCKET BOOK. PART I, II, III & IV. COMPLETE FOUR VOLUME SET WITH PROMOTIONAL FLYER. (PART ONE: INITIAL TRAINING / PART TWO: ORGANISATION / PART THREE: RUNNING A DETATCHMENT AFLOAT, ETC. / PART FOUR: SEAMANSHIP TRAINING.)
Aldershot Gale & Polden 1945 First Editions. Good+ 
77 pp, 108 pp, 103 pp, 119 pp, - 4 volume set + four page stapled promotional brochure, 7 1/4" H. Colour plates, b&w photographs in V.I, b&w drawings/diagrams throughout. Part I. Initial Training - Contents: Brief History of the Royal Marines; The United States Marine Corps; The Regimental March of H.M. Royal Marines; The United States Marines' Hymn; Table of Equivalent Ranks; Badges and Insignia; Colours, Uniforms and Decorations; Insignia of the U.S. Marines Corps; Parade Work; Index. Part II. Organisation - Contents: Organisation (The Admiralty / Royal Marine Establishments / The Royal Naval School of Music / Royal Marine Divisional Bands / Organisation of Headquarter Division); Interior Economy; Index. Part III. Contents: Notes on Running a Detatchment Afloat; Notes on Duties of the Officer of the Watch; Notes on Naval Law; Notes on Military Law; Index. Part IV. Seamanship Training - Contents: Seamanship; Navigation; Naval Signals; Naval Code Flags; The International Code; Index. Interiors - light cigarette odour, very light browning to pages, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exteriors - light browning to covers - mainly at edges, very light soiling on some covers, a few small soft corner creases, browning to edges of text blocks, heavy browning to spines, light wear at top/bottom of spines. Promotional brochure has light toning at edges, small corner crease, minor rust on staples, a large soft corner crease. 
Price: 80.00 USD
 
 
45 War Office. A LIST OF THE OFFICERS OF THE ARMY AND OF THE CORPS OF ROYAL MARINES, ON FULL, RETIRED, AND HALF-PAY; WITH AN INDEX. CORRECTED THROUGHOUT TO THE 31ST OF MARCH 1850. 1850-51.
Clowes, Charing Cross, London, 1850. 
655 pp, 8vo, hard cover (early rebinding in black cloth, gilt lettering - at bottom of spine 'United Service Club'). Pages browning, several corner creases and small edge chips/closed tears (not affecting text). Light edge wear, moderate rubbing to covers. G+ 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
46 War Office. A LIST OF THE OFFICERS OF THE ARMY AND OF THE ROYAL MARINE FORCES, ON FULL, RETIRED, AND HALF-PAY; WITH AN INDEX. CORRECTED THROUGHOUT TO THE 31ST MARCH, 1867. 1867-68.
Clowes, London, 1867. 
940 pp, 8vo, hard cover (rebound in black cloth, silver lettering). Pages browning lightly, small chip from fore edge of page 827/8 (not affecting text), stamps of Canadian Military Institute and Legislative Library at top of title page, original blank free front endpaper missing, small tear at bottom of gutter of first four pages, a few very light scuffs on front board. VG 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
47 War Office. LIST OF THE OFFICERS OF THE ARMY AND OF THE CORPS OF THE ROYAL MARINES ON FULL, RETIRED, AND HALF-PAY; WITH AN INDEX. CORRECTED THROUGHOUT TO THE 31ST MARCH 1862. 1862-63.
Clowes, Charing Cross, London, 1862. 
902 pp, 8vo, hard cover (rebound in black cloth, silver lettering). Pages browning very lightly, tiny chip from fore edge of one preliminary page, the words 'Writing Room' written at top of title page, small ink blots on page 142/3. VG 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
DIEPPE:  TRAGEDY TO TRIUMPH., Whitaker, Denis, Brigadier General and Whitaker, Shelagh.
48 Whitaker, Denis, Brigadier General and Whitaker, Shelagh. DIEPPE: TRAGEDY TO TRIUMPH.
McGraw-Hill Ryerson, Toronto, (1992), Ist edition. 
372 pp, 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN: 0075513854 B&w photos and maps. "...an explosive and sure-to-be controversial reassessment of the Dieppe raid that saw 3,000 Canadian infantry killed, wounded or taken prisoner within a few short hours...Was Dieppe necessary? What was Churchill's real intent behind the operation? Did so much sacrifice have a pay-off later in the war? Those who fought so courageously at Dieppe are a vital part of the history of Canada's military effort. They are owed long overdue answers to the reasons why." Minor creasing at top/bottom of front hinge, previous owners bookplate with name on free front endpaper. Dust jacket has minor rubbing and minor edge wrinkling. VG+/ VG + 
Price: 17.00 USD
 
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