World War II
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New York: The Penguin Press, 2003, 2005, 2009. Hardcover. First Edition. First Printings.xxxiv, 622, xvii, 941, xvii, 926 pp. 8vo. Light scuffing and wear to dust jackets, now in mylar covers. Remainder mark at base of Volume I, previous owner's bookplate on first free endpaper of Volume III. Clean within.
A complete set of RIchard J. Evans' monumental history of Hitler's Reich, reaching back in history well before Hitler's time to show the underpinnings of culture and empire that facilitated Hitler's rise and later demise. Fine / Very Good.
New York: The Viking Press, 1963. Hardcover. First Edition. Third Printing, 1982. xvii, 421 pp. 8vo. Dust jacket has tiny closed tears at head of spine, very clean and sharp, now in mylar cover. Interior clean and crisp.
Volume I of Forrest Pogue's magisterial 4-volume biography of George C. Marshall. Fine / Very Good.
New York: Marstin Press, 1945. Hardcover. First Edition. iii, 304 pp. Wear and scuffing to dust jacket, some soiling, small chips at edges, tiny losses at head and foot of spine, now in mylar cover. Green cloth boards with little wear, gold embossed titling to spine.
A very scarce volume, in dust jacket, that chronicles the Jewish soldier's experience in World War II via letters home. Of particular note was a number of letters from novelist Leon Uris (1924-2003) on pp. 223-225 and is recognized as Uris' first published work. He began to write seriously in the 1950s, publiishing his most famous novel, "Exodus" in 1958. Very Good / Very Good.