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MASH: An Army Surgeon In Korea

By: Apel, Otto F. (Editor) / Apel, Pat (Editor)

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky, University Press Of Kentucky: 1998

Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 005108

ISBN: 0813120705

Condition: Very Good in Very Good Dust Jacket


005108: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Jacket flaps have light creases and top corner of some back pages have been lightly bent. Otherwise, Jacket, boards and pages are clean, unmarked, brightly colored, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Book Review by From Library Journal: "The popular television series M*A*S*H owes its historical accuracy in part to Apel, chief surgeon of the 8076th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital in 1951 and consultant on the show. Here Apel (with son Pat) expands on the themes common to the television episodes and famil... View more info

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The Taj Mahal: Wonders Of Man Series

By: Carroll, David

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, New York, Newsweek: 1972

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 003767

ISBN: 0882250256

Condition: Fine in Fine Dust Jacket


003767: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Has brown cloth boards with gilt embossed image and title, as well as decorated front and back endpapers with drawings of animals and plants. "A white jewel enclosed in a frame of dark cypresses, the Taj Mahal seems to float over the hot, flat Indian plain. Its distinctive silhouette, mirrored in the placid surface of a long reflecting pool, is instantly identifiable, for the shimmering tomb is one of the most frequently photographed structures in the world. ... Some 120 illustrations - nearly one half in full color - supplemen... View more info

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The Food Of Vietnam (Authentic Recipes From The Heart Of Indochina)

By: Isaak, Marcel / Trieu, Thi Chi

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Periplus Editions: 1998

Edition: First Edition: Second Printing

Store ID: 004093

ISBN: 9625933948

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


004093: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket has small cut along edge. Introduction by Annabel Jackson-Doling, Styling by Christina Ong. "Its emphasis on fresh herbs, raw vegetables and light seasonings makes it ideal for the health-conscious cook. This lavishly illustrated book of recipes, gathered and photographed in Vietnam, examines the historical and regional influences that have shaped the cuisine and presents a selection of classic dishes. " Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. : Photographs: 9 x 8.25 in.: 132 pages View more info

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Vietnam: An American Ordeal (Fourth - 4th - Edition)

By: Moss, George Donelson

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, Prentice Hall: 2001

Edition: Fourth Edition: Third Printing

Store ID: 006934

ISBN: 0130600334

Condition: Very Good


006934: Corners of covers are lightly creased; otherwise covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "For a variety of undergraduate-level history courses covering recent U. S. History and the U. S. Experience in Vietnam, including courses in military history, modern U. S. Diplomatic history, and courses on the Cold War and on Southeast Asia. This text provides a comprehensive narrative history of U. S. Involvement in Southeast Asia, from 1942 to 1975-with a concluding section that traces U. S. -Vietnam relations from the end ... View more info

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Combat Recon : My Year With The ARVN

By: Parrish, Robert D.

Price: $26.00

Publisher: New York, New York, St. Martin's Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 012606

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


012606: Bookjacket/dustjacket now protected by a New Brodart Mylar Cover. Dustjacket is complete but has some well-repaired short edge cuts. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. With eight pages of black and white photographs and seven maps. "COMBAT RECON contributes to our understanding of how Americans and Vietnamese fought together - and with each other. Taking us into the world of an ARVN unit, Robert D. Parrish shows in microcosm the complex set of relations that influenced American actions - and history - durin... View more info

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Viet Cong Fighter : Warrior Series

By: Rottman, Gordon L.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition: First Printing

Store ID: 013605

ISBN: 1846031265

Condition: Fine


013605: Covers and pages are clean, unmarked, bright, tightly bound and sharp cornered. Printing Number Line (10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1). Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "Insights into the daily lives of history's fighting men and women, past and present, detailing their motivation, training, tactics, weaponry and experiences. An enemy in the shadows, the Viet Cong was the military arm of the National Liberation Front, the Communist Party of the Republic of Vietnam. Often working with the North Vietnamese Army, they were a constant factor amid the rice paddies and battlefields throughout the war. D... View more info

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The Arts Of The Sikh Kingdoms

By: Stronge, Susan (Editor)

Price: $90.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Prakash Books: 1999

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Store ID: 004807

ISBN: 8172340206

Condition: Fine in Very Good Dust Jacket


004807: Dustjacket now protected by a new Brodart Mylar Cover. Lightly worn sticker spot on inside of front cover and dustjacket has small worn spot on back near spine. Price INCLUDES FULL EXTRA COST of Media Delivery. USPS Priority would be an extra charge. Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. "In 1801 Ranjit Singh was proclaimed the first Sikh maharaja of the Panjab, the 'land of the five rivers', at Lahore. The magnificent illustrations include jewellery and gemstones from his treasury and the paintings, luxurious textiles, gold-decorated weapons and armour of his reign. The book also tells the ... View more info