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1 Alexander, Joseph H. & Don Horan & Norman C. Stahl A Fellowship of Valor. the Battle History of the United States Marines.
Harper Collins 1997 0060182660 / 9780060182663 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Xvi, 414 pages, well illustrated, maps, cloth, DJ, very good. 8 by 11 inches. Foreword by Brig. Gen. Edwin H. Simmons. Stated first edition. From the DJ: "This is the only single-Volume, definitive combat history of the United States Marines, covering more than two centuries of battles in the air and on land and literally, from the Halls of Montezuma, to the shores of Tripoli, from Suribachi to Somalia. It presents graphic narrative of such epic engagements as Belleau Wood, Wake Island, Guadalcanal, Tarawa, Pelecliu, Saipan, Okinawa, the Chosin Reservoir, Khe Sanh, and many more. Here you will meet the Marine sharpshooters in the fighting tops of our young country's legendary frigate, as they took on the British navy during the American Revolution; discover the exploits of Marine pilots in the Banana Wars, in the skies over the Pacific during World War II, and later over Korea and Vietnam; and share the tension and terror of stalking the enemy on a Marine patrol in the jungles of the Pacific islands and Southeast Asia. An award-winning military historian, the author, a retired Marine colonel who served two tours of duty in Vietnam, tells the Marine combat story in a no-holds- barred narrative, with dozens of sidebars full of fascinating vignettes and Marine lore, accompanied by nearly one hundred rare combat photographs and vivid sketches, plus many maps. " 
Price: 24.00 USD
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2 Carrison, Dan and Walsh, Rod Semper Fi: Business Leadership the Marine Corps Way
New York AMACOM 1999 0814404138 / 9780814404133 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Xiv, 226 pages, cloth, DJ, very good. From Publishers Weekly: ""Semper Fidelis, " the motto of the U. S. Marine Corps, means "Always Faithful. " The title thus emphasizes the authors' allegiance to leadership principles and management practices that they consider fundamental in the Corps. Carrison and Walsh, former Marine officers now working in business and coauthoring the syndicated "Rosie's Bar & Grill" column, have assembled a set of directives that show civilian managers and organizations how they can benefit from emulating Corps policies. Chapters address recruitment, training, supervision of the rank and file, middle and senior managements and overall winning strategies, with cardinal points explained in short sections. What the authors consider analogous situations in the Corps and in the business world are compared, such as their hierarchical natures and siege mentalities, and recommendations ("Instill Courage, " "Study the Past, " "Keep Goals Realistic, " "Command from a Forward Position") are summarized in broadly applicable checklists. With clarity and conviction, the authors constantly reinforce basic viewpoints, in a style that will appeal more to readers with military mindsets than what-me-worriers. Most likely to promote understanding and respect among the public are the portrayals of experiences and perspectives of individual members of the Corps, which give spark to what is in the main a generic performance. " BR2139A ; 226 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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3 Chapin, John C. (First Lieutenant, Usmcr) The 4th Marine Division in World War II. [Reprint]
Washington Government Printing Office 1976 Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
[14], iv, [88] pages, well illustrated, maps, pictorial wrappers, very good. 8 by 11 inches. Reprint of the scarce 1945 original edition. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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4 CLANCY, TOM Marine : A Guided Tour of a Marine Expeditionary Unit
New York Berkley Books 1996 0425154548 / 9780425154540 Soft Cover Very Good 
xvi,336 pages, illustrations, pictorial wrappers, very good. From Library Journal: "In the tradition of novelist Clancy's previous nonfiction works, such as Fighter Wing (Berkley, 1995), comes an in-depth look at the United States Marine Corps (USMC). Clancy presents an insider's look at the most hallowed branch of the U.S. armed forces and those who serve on the front lines. First he offers an interview with Gen. Charles "Chuck" Cruller, 31st commandant of the Marine Corps. Clancy's main focus, however, is the Marine Expeditionary Unit-Special Operations Capable, or MEU (SOC). Currently, the USMC maintains seven MEU (SOC)s: three on each coast and one in Okinawa. Two or three of these units are deployed aboard ship into forward areas at any one time. These rapid-response units patrol a dangerous world while waiting for the president of the United States to get a "911" call for armed intervention. Clancy also offers a fascinating look at Marine Corps recruitment and training." ; 336 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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5 Coker, C[Harles] F. W. Register of the Henry Clay Cochrane Papers, 1809-1957, and Undated, in the United States Marine Corps Museum, Quantico, Virginia
Quantico, VA Marine Corps Museum 1968 Softcover Good+ with No dust jacket as issued 
86 pages, wrappers, stamp of the Penobscot Marine Museum otherwise very good. Manuscript register series, no. 1. ; Ex-Library; 86 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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6 Crawford, Danny J. , Robert V. Aquilina, Ann A. Ferrante, Lena M. Kaljot, and Shelia P. Gramblin. The 2D Marine Division and its Regiments
Washington, DC U. S. Marine Corps 2001 0160508177 / 9780160508172 Softcover Very Good+ 
73 pages, illustrations, maps, pictorial wrappers, very good. B7-6 ; 73 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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7 Finney, Ben Once a Marine - Always a Marine.
New York Crown Publishers 1977 0517532751 / 9780517532751 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
Foreword by Lem Shepherd, General, United States Marine Corps, (Ret. ) 130 pages, illustrations, cloth, DJ, very good. From the dust jacket: "Without a doubt there has never been a more interesting man than Ben Finney. I first knew him on Guadalcanal when he was officer-in-charge of ground installations for the First Marine Wing. Ben has never stopped being a good Marine or a true patriot. His book reflects the man. " - WWII air ace Joe Foss. B16-3 ; 130 pages 
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8 Heinl, Robert D[Ebs] and, Crown, John A. The Marshalls: increasing the tempo.
Washington, Government Printing Office, 1954 Hard Cover Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Viii, 188 pages, well illustrated, text maps, 10 folding maps in rear, cloth, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. Marine Corps Monograph Series No. 14. 8 by 10.5 inches. ; Ex-Library; 188 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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9 Heinl, Robert D[Ebs] and, Crown, John A. The Marshalls: increasing the tempo.
Washington, Battery Press 1991 Very Good in Good+ dust jacket 
188 pages, well illulstrated, maps, cloth, DJ, very good. 8 by 11 inches. Reprint of Marine Corps Monograph Series No. 14. Embossed label of the previous owner, a noted military collector. ; 188 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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10 MANCHESTER, WILLIAM (RAYMOND) Goodbye, Darkness: a Memoir of the Pacific War.
Boston Little Brown & Co. , 1980 Hard Cover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
[12], 401 pages, 40 illustrations, 12 text maps, cloth, dust jacket, very good. The author's experiences as a young Marine in the South Pacific. ; 401 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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11 Moran, Jim U. S. Marine Corps Uniforms & Equipment in World War II.
London Windrow & Greene 1992 1872004571 / 9781872004570 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
138 pages, well illustrated (some in color) , cloth, DJ, very good. From the dust jacket: "A systematic, detailed guide illustrated with more than 300 photographs, including some 200 close-ups of surviving items in private collections on both sides of the Atlantic. He covers service and field uniforms at the outbreak of war; the development of the Marine's dungarees, the introduction and development of the camouflage uniforms which became the Marine's trademark in the popular imagination; the '782 gear webbing equipment; the various packs and other load-carrying items; the uniforms, insignia and equipment special to the elite Marine Raider and Paramarines; the uniforms and accoutrements of the U. S. Marine Corps Women's Reserve; and a range of issue and personal small kit items which collectors may encounter. " B9-2 ; 138 pages 
Price: 150.00 USD
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12 Norton, Major Bruce H & B H Norton & Leonard J Maffioli Grown Gray in War. the Len Maffioli Story.
Annapolis Naval Institute Press 1996 1557506434 / 9781557506436 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Xviii, [2], 284, [3] pages, plates, maps, cloth, DJ, very good. Embossed label of the former owner, a noted military collector. From the DJ: "During his thirty-three years in the U. S. Marine Corps, Len Maffioli saw combat in World War II, the Korean War, and the war in Vietnam. And he was one of eighteen Marines who participated in the only successful organized escape from a Chinese Communist POW camp during the Korean War. But his moving story is not just that of a Marine grown gray in war. It is also that of an eyewitness to the historic evolution of the Corps from an amphibious landing force, through the crucibles of modern warfare in Korea and Vietnam and the resulting challenges to morale and discipline, to a multidimensional, integrated warfighting force. Readers share Maffioli's dreams - and his worst nightmare. His ill-fated task force (Drysdale) is ambushed at Korea's infamous Chosin Reservoir, where Maffioli and hundreds of American and British soldiers are taken prisoner. In graphic detail, Maffioli describes his six months in Chinese POW camps, including Kanggye, where attempts were made to reeducate and indoctrinate American prisoners. Maffioli's gripping firsthand account of his controversial escape with other Marines and an Army corporal makes public for the first time an emotional interservice dispute that has raged among Korean warriors for 45 years." ; 9.21 X 6.23 X 1.06 inches; 284 pages 
Price: 22.00 USD
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13 Rentz, John N. Marines in the Central Solomons.
Historical Branch, Headquarters, U. S. Marine Corps 1952 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Viii, 186 pages, well illustrated, many folding maps, pictorial boards, very good. 8 by 11 inches. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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14 Silliker, Bill and Ruth Hey, Marine! (A True Love Story).
Author 1995 First Edition Softcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
"The true story of a Marine raider in WWII and the girl he left behind, interspersed with a touch of homefront USA. " 182 pages, 4 plates, pictorial wrappers, former owner's address label otherwise very good. From the back cover: "To you Navy men - stories of the USS Elliott and USS Alchiba lost off Guadalcanal, and the Wacky Mac (Admiral Turner's flat) hit off Rendova, may prove interesting. The Battle of Savo Island, and the death of the USS Astoria is another piece of Navy history. To my Marine buddies - tales of Bougainville, Emirau and Guam may bring back memories. But Hey Marine! Is also meant for the wives and sweethearts who stayed behind and dreamed of the day their men came home. Bittersweet memories of those days and a true story of how it was for your 'special' Marine is shared by Ruth. The Sillikers left the rush of Boston living and moved to Maine in 1947 where they operated the Ocean Park Restaurant until 1978. Two children and several grandchildren enrich their lives. It is hoped that Hey, Marine! Will be their heritage. " B19-4; 182 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 SMITH, S[TANLEY] E. compiler The United States Marine Corps in World War II. the One-Volume History, from Wake to Tsingtao - by the Men Who Fought in the Pacific and by Distinguished Marine Experts, Authors, and Newspapermen...
New York Random House 1969 First Printing Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Xii, 965, [2] pages, 40 plates, 18 maps, cloth, ex-library with usual library markings, rebound, otherwise very good. Stated first printing. With an introduction by Lt. Gen. Julian C. Smith. ; Ex-Library; 965 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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16 SMITH, S[TANLEY] E. compiler The United States Marine Corps in World War II. the One-Volume History, from Wake to Tsingtao - by the Men Who Fought in the Pacific and by Distinguished Marine Experts, Authors, and Newspapermen...
New York Random House 1969 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Xii, 965, [2] pages, 40 plates, 18 maps, cloth, former owner's name on endpaper otherwise very good. With an introduction by Lt. Gen. Julian C. Smith. ; 965 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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17 SMITH, S[TANLEY] E. compiler The United States Marine Corps in World War II. The one-volume history, from Wake to Tsingtao - by the men who fought in the Pacific and by distinguished Marine experts, authors, and newspapermen... With an introduction by Lt. Gen. Julian C. Smith.
New York Random House 1969 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Xii, 965, [2] pages, 40 plates, 18 maps, cloth, very good. ; 965 pages 
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18 United States Navy, Marine Barracks Change of Command. Marine Barracks, U. S. Naval Base, New York, Brooklyn, New York,. U. S. Marine Corps 11 July 1973
Brooklyn, NY Marine Barracks 1973 0935998497 / 9780935998498 Third Printing Softcover Very Good- 
4-page stapled booklet. Program for change of command ceremony. Two pictures, one of Lieutenant Colonel Gorton C. Cook, USMC and the other of Major John D. Carr, USMC. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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19 VANDERBREGGEN, CORNELIUS, Jr. Letters of a Leatherneck.
Philadelphia Author 1948 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
290 pages, 7 text illustrations, cloth, covers scuffed otherwise very good. 1st edition. The author, an intensely religious Marine officer, relates his experiences in training and on Guadalcanal and New Caledonia. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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20 Wood, Charles A. and Jack B. Hilliard compilers Register of the Mclane Tilton Papers, 1861-1914, in the United States Marine Corps Museum, Quantico, Virginia.
Quantico, VA U. S. Marine Corps Museum 1970 Softcover Very Good 
Manuscript Register Series, No. 2. 45 pages, wrappers, very good. B7-5 ; 45 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
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