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1 BAER, GEORGE W. The Coming Of The Italian - Ethiopian War.
Harvard, Cambridge: 1967. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. Title rubbed off of spine. Name of previous owner appears on front endpaper. 
An account of the coming of the Italian-Ethiopian War. Examines Italy's preparation for the invasion of Ethiopia and Ethiopia's efforts at defense. Studies the context and nature of the political, diplomatic, and military decisions made by the leaders of the states of Europe as they dealt with the problem posed by Mussolini's decision to invade. Includes an Index. 
Price: 39.19 USD
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2 BASHAN, RAPHAEL. The Victory: The Six Day War Of 1967.
E. Lewin-Epstein Ltd., Tel Aviv: 1967. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy. Some nicks and tears in cover. 
A recapitulation with numerous photographs of the Six Day War. 
Price: 16.63 USD
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3 BASHAN, RAPHAEL. The Victory: The Six Day War Of 1967.
E. Lewin-Epstein Ltd., Tel Aviv: 1967. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good reading copy. Cover has slight wear. 
A recapitulation with numerous photographs of the Six Day War. 
Price: 14.44 USD
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4 CRANE, STEPHEN. The Red Badge Of Courage And Other Stories.
Popular Library, New York: 1965. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Here is a war story unlike any that has ever been written before. It does not give a splendid and glory-filled account of battle and victory. Instead, it tells of one soldier and one battle. It presents war as a test of personal courage - a terror to be understood and mastered. 
Price: 1.00 USD
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5 DYSON, FREEMAN. Weapons And Hope.
Harper & Row, New York: 1981. 006039031X / 9780060390310 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
This book is primarily for non-scientists, to acquaint them with how a scientist looks at the world, one does not have to read far to realize that this is the witness, not of a scientist representing his class, but of a unique kind of scientist, a man endowed with literary skill, with a rare capacity for humor and for introspection, with a sensitive understanding of the language of the humanist. Index Included. 
Price: 8.79 USD
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6 HARGRAVE, JOHN. Propaganda The Mightiest Weapon Of All Words Win Wars.
Wells Gardner, Darton & Co., Ltd., London: 1940. First Impression. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition. Pages are slightly discolored. Cover has small scratches. 
The power that makes the trigger-finger hesitate, or obey, is more powerful than armed force. It controls it. The power is the Power of the Word: The Word of Persuasion- the word of Command. Words are weapons. We must not despise words and the use of words. Words win wars." And so begins the Theme page for Propaganda The Mightiest Weapon Of All Words Win Wars. Includes an Index. 
Price: 70.78 USD
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7 HEREN, LOUIS. No Hail, No Farewell.
Harper & Row, New York: 1970. First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Gives new insights and information on the origin of our involvement in Vietnam, on the first war game, and on the decision to commit combat troops, taken months before any public announcement. Includes an Index. 
Price: 28.03 USD
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8 JAMESON, STORM (EDITOR). Challenge To Death.
E.P. Dutton & Co., NY: 1935. First Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Reading copy. 
15 British authors contributed to this collection of pieces asking for clear thinking on the topics of war and peace, armaments traffic, and so on. Includes essays by Julian Huxley, J. P. Priestly and Rebecca West. 
Price: 70.78 USD
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9 KNIGHTLEY, PHILLIP. The First Casualty, From The Crimea To Vietnam: The War Correspondent As Hero, Propagandist, And Myth Maker.
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, NY: 1976. 0156311305 / 9780156311304 First Harvest Edition. s Softcover. Fair condition. 
A disturbing book because it suggests that our attitudes to history are molded by what we read in wartime and that what we read too often bears little resemblance to reality. Includes Index. 
Price: 8.08 USD
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10 MILLIS, WALTER; NIEBUHR, REINHOLD; BROWN, HARRISON; REAL, JAMES; DOUGLAS, WILLIAM O. A World Without War.
Washington Square Press, New York: 1961. s Softcover. Reading copy. 
Consists essentially of materials which originally appeared in four pamphlets published by the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions, a nonprofit educational enterprise established by The Fund for the Republic, Inc., to promote the principles of individual liberty expressed in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States. 
Price: 22.56 USD
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11 SCHELL, JONATHAN. The Fate Of The Earth.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1982. 0394525590 / 9780394525594 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Approaches the large questions of life and death, love and fear, peace and war, and, in language of singular beauty and nobility, with faultless logic and with passion, written a profoundly moral, profoundly spiritual, profoundly humane work. Includes an index. "It may be one of the most important works of recent years . . . There still may be hope to sae our civilization." - Walter Cronkite 
Price: 7.60 USD
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