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.

 

 
 
 
THE MIGHTY EIGHTH.  (A HISTORY OF THE UNITS, MEN AND MACHINES OF THE US 8th AIR FORCE)., Freeman, Roger A.  With color drawings by John B. Rabbets.

Author Name    Freeman, Roger A. With color drawings by John B. Rabbets.

Title   THE MIGHTY EIGHTH. (A HISTORY OF THE UNITS, MEN AND MACHINES OF THE US 8th AIR FORCE).

Publisher    Orion, New York, 1989, first American edition.

Seller ID   25301

311 pp, 4to (11 1/6" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0517576910 B&w photographs, maps, color profiles. "Charting the remarkable record of the 8th Air Force from its creation in 1942, through its fundamental role in taking the battle to Hitler 's Germany when it became the largest air unit ever committed to battle, to its departure from the United Kingdom after victory had been achieved, this comprehensive history explains the formation strategies and aircraft deployed and does so with e x tensive use of the reminiscences of veterans of 'The Eighth'. Historians are united in acknowledging the vital part played by the 8th Air Force in securing the Allied success and, as the heroic events of the conflict are commemorated half a ce n tu ry later, this book which first coined the admirable, and now universally accepted, prefix 'MIGHTY', returns to print to remain the finest tribute to the airmen who knew their task, undertook it with determination, and successfully completed i t. " Tin y dint on bottom edge of front board, very small bump at corners, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine. Dust jacket has very light rubbing, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine and flap-folds. Very Good/Very Good

Price = 30.00 USD


Also available.
THE BRITISH SOLDIER., Holden, Matthew.
THE BRITISH SOLDIER.
Holden, Matthew.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE SERBS: THE GUARDIANS AT THE GATE.
Laffan, R.G.D.
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

MAO TSE-TUNG ON GUERRILLA WARFARE.
Mao Tse-Tung. Translated and with introduction by Brigadier General Samuel B. Griffith, USMC (Ret.).
10.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

AT ALL COSTS!  STORIES OF IMPOSSIBLE VICTORIES., Perrett, Bryan.
AT ALL COSTS! STORIES OF IMPOSSIBLE VICTORIES.
Perrett, Bryan.
12.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

BLUNDERING TO GLORY: NAPOLEON'S MILITARY CAMPAIGNS., Connelly, Owen.
BLUNDERING TO GLORY: NAPOLEON'S MILITARY CAMPAIGNS.
Connelly, Owen.
12.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

JACK TARS AND COMMODORES: THE AMERICAN NAVY, 1783-1815., Fowler, William M., Jr.
JACK TARS AND COMMODORES: THE AMERICAN NAVY, 1783-1815.
Fowler, William M., Jr.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE EYES OF THE FLEET: A POPULAR HISTORY OF FRIGATES AND FRIGATE CAPTAINS 1793-1815., Price, Anthony.
THE EYES OF THE FLEET: A POPULAR HISTORY OF FRIGATES AND FRIGATE CAPTAINS 1793-1815.
Price, Anthony.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE NAVY AND ITS CHAPLAINS IN THE DAYS OF SAIL., Smith, Waldo E.  Foreword by Rear Admiral H.F. Pullen.
THE NAVY AND ITS CHAPLAINS IN THE DAYS OF SAIL.
Smith, Waldo E. Foreword by Rear Admiral H.F. Pullen.
15.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

TARRY BREEKS AND VELVET GARTERS: SAIL ON THE GREAT LAKES OF AMERICA, IN WAR, DISCOVERY, AND THE FUR TRADE, UNDER THE FLEUR-DE-LYS., Snider, C.H.J.  Introduction by the Hon. Arthur W. Roebuck, Q.C.
TARRY BREEKS AND VELVET GARTERS: SAIL ON THE GREAT LAKES OF AMERICA, IN WAR, DISCOVERY, AND THE FUR TRADE, UNDER THE FLEUR-DE-LYS.
Snider, C.H.J. Introduction by the Hon. Arthur W. Roebuck, Q.C.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE TRUE GLORY: THE STORY OF THE ROYAL NAVY OVER A THOUSAND YEARS., Tute, Warren.
THE TRUE GLORY: THE STORY OF THE ROYAL NAVY OVER A THOUSAND YEARS.
Tute, Warren.
20.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

DUNKIRK: THE NECESSARY MYTH., Harman, Nicholas.
DUNKIRK: THE NECESSARY MYTH.
Harman, Nicholas.
12.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart

THE DEFENCE OF BRITAIN., Hart, Liddell.
THE DEFENCE OF BRITAIN.
Hart, Liddell.
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