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Day of Infamy

By: Lord, Walter

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New York, NY, Bantam Books: 1958

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 000616

Condition: Good+


Spine/covers a bit creased, corners bumped / chipped, some shelf wear/darkening, 35c written at top of front cover. Pages in good condition, still a fairly tight copy. "At 7:55 A.M., Pacific time, a day began that changed the world and all our lives with it. The sudden ferocious onslaught was more than just an attack on a naval base, more than a shattering of a treaty, it was a catastrophe that no American before it could have imagined -- and one that no American is ever likely to forget. We are mostly optimistic people and that day is now a decade and more in the past, but i... View more info

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Incredible Victory

By: Lord, Walter

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1967

Seller ID: 005988

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


331 pp., index, 16 pages of glossy black and white photographs tipped in. Spine slightly slanted, PO name inside. Front pastedown is a map depicting the Japanese advance across the Pacific, back pastedown shows the timeline of the Battle of Midway on June 4, 1942. DJ priceclipped with a few tears repaired with tape. A nice copy. "They had no right to win. Yet they did, and in doing so they changed the course of a war. More than that, they added a new name - Midway - to that small list that inspires men by example. . . like Marathon, the Armada, the Marne."; 8vo - over 7¾" ... View more info