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Jeep, Mutt, MB, GPW, M38, M151, Land Rover, 4x4 Books — Cheap, Deep Discounts
Standard Catalog of 4x4s
Standard Catalog of 4x4s: 1945-2000, Second Ed. by Robert C. Ackerson, Krause, softbound, 736 pp. Every manufacturer, every model, every year: Photo, vehilce ID nos, specs, engine data, vehicle dimensions, optional equipment. BRAND NEW. List $34.95, Sale $29.95
Jeep Goes to War
Jeep Goes to War by William Fowler, Courage Books, hardcover, 112 pp. Oversize 9¼" x 12¼" Pictorial and historical survey of the Jeep in action from WWII to the Gulf War. 100+ large photos plus info and specs of many adaptations. BRAND NEW. Out of print, Sale $13.95
Jeep 1942-86
Jeep 1942-86 by Walter Zeichner, Schiffer, hardcover, 96 pp. Color and b&w photos & illus. Detailed 14 chapters on 44 years of Jeeps and variants like forward control, Dispatcher, Fleetvan, Wagoneer. Lots of tech data. BRAND NEW. List $16.95, Sale $9.95
Classic Military Jeep
Classic Military Jeep Illustrated by Lizzie & Pat Ware, Warehouse, soft cover, 144 pp. Celebration of the Jeep in 250+ stunning full-color photos. No captions; the pics speak for themselves. BRAND NEW. List $38.95, Sale $36.95
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Military Vehicle Magazine - Cheap
Military Trucks, Weapons, Small Arms, Vehicle Parts, Aircraft — Cheap, Deep Discounts
Janes Military Vehicles
Jane's Military Vehicles and Ground Support Equipment - 1984 5th edition. A monster 872 pages of detail. Ex-library, hardly used, hardcover. Sale $29.00
Janes Military Vehicles
Jane's Military Vehicles and Logistics - 1993-94 14th edition. 775 pages of detail. BRAND NEW (Purchased for reference, never used), hardcover. Sale $39.00
Janes Armour & Artillery
Jane's Armour & Artillery - 1993-94 14th edition. 704 pages of detail. BRAND NEW (Purchased for reference, never used), hardcover. Sale $39.00
Janes Retrofit Systems
Jane's AFV Retrofit Systems - 1993-94 6th edition. 561 pages of AFV accessories & weapons. BRAND NEW (Purchased for reference, never used), hardcover. SOLD
Small Arms Materiel
Small Arms Materiel and Associated Equipment TM 9-2200, US Gov't, 1949. Photo, description, and specs of all pistols, rifles, carbines, shotguns, grenade launchers, machine guns, submachine guns, knives, sights, etc. BRAND NEW. Sale $12.95
Ordnance Materiel Handbook
Ordnance Materiel Handbook (Army TC 9-9, USMC TM 400014-14), Sept 1993, softcover, 300 pp. Line drawings and full specs of wheeled & tracked vehicles, armament, missiles, commo equipment, and weapons. BRAND NEW. Hard to find. Sale $11.95
Modern Ordnance Materiel
Modern Ordnance Materiel Raritan Arsenal (Feb 1943), USM, softcover, 212 pp. Full-page photos and nomenclature of WWII weapons, tanks, gun motor carriages, trucks, tractors, trailers, telescopes, more. BRAND NEW. List $30.00, Sale $28.95
Ordnance Dept Admin and Tactical Vehicles
Ordnance Dept Admin and Tactical Vehicles, 1940-44 MVPA, softcover, 96 pp. List of manufacturers, contracts, dates, serial numbers, and USA registration numbers of all military vehicles, 1940-1944. BRAND NEW. List $38.95, Sale $19.95
B-2 Spirit in action
B-2 Spirit in action by James Goodall, Squadron/ Signal, softcover, 50 pp. Stunning color and b&w photos of the Northrop B-2 stealth Spirit in action in the 90's. Informative text and detailed captions. BRAND NEW. SOLD
Books: Civilian Autos, Trucks, Motorcycles ~ Repair & Restoration Manuals
Trucks
Trucks by John Tipler, Chartwell, hardcover, 176 pp, 9¼" x 12¼" Fabulous color illustrations, detailed cutaways, and 140+ color and b&w photos of large trucks from Paccar, Mack, Kenworth, Oshkosh, Volvo, Iveco, Ford, Freightliner, MAN, and 20 more. BRAND NEW. Sale $14.95
Small Trucks
Small Trucks by John Jay, HP Books, softcover, 174 pp. Modifications, upgrades, accessories, personalization, and customizing your pickup, sport ute, or 4x4. BRAND NEW. List $14.95. Only $8.95
Observer's Book of Automobiles
Observer's Book of Automobiles by L.A. Manwaring, hardcover, Warne, 288 pp, 1966. Small vintage book (3.7" x 5.7") is packed with info & specs on cars from 105 makers with 348 photos & drawings. Rare! SOLD
Tour Book for Antique Car Buffs
Tour Book for Antique Car Buffs by Richard Osborne, Riebel-Roque, softcover, 304 pp. Listings and in-depth descriptions of 263 antique car museums and display in the US and Canada. Compiled 1994, but still mostly correct. BRAND NEW. Scarce! Sale $9.95
Harley My Pal
Harley My Pal by W. Echilczuk & T. Szczerbicki, printed in Poland, hard cover, 432 pp. An unusual and wonderful book, with stories and 400+ photos of Harleys in Poland from 1918 to 1973. Anecdotes, memories, jokes, and much more. BRAND NEW. Difficult to find, Sale $34.95
Principles of Automotive Vehicles
Principles of Automotive Vehicles Army TM 9-8000, 1956, softbound, 574 pp. It's all here: engines, fuel systems, electrical, instruments, power trains, transmission, clutch, axles, suspension, brakes, steering. Like new! Sale $18.95
Motor Truck Manual, 1936
MoToR's Truck Repair Manual, 1st Edition, 1936-1942, hardcover, 906 pp. How to repair every system on every truck, gas or diesel. Fantastic detail in photos and drawings. Complete specs. Lightly used. Amazon $128, Sale $75.00
Motor Truck Manual, 1956
MoToR's Truck Repair Manual, 9th Edition, 1946-1956, hardcover, 866 pp. How to repair every system on every truck, gas or diesel. Fantastic detail in photos and drawings. Complete specs. Well used. Just try to find one! Sale $95.00
Motor Truck Manual, 1968
MoToR's Truck Repair Manual, 21st Edition, 1960-1968, hardcover, 1,128 pp. How to repair every system on every truck, gas or diesel. Fantastic detail in photos and drawings. Complete specs. Used. Scarce! Sale $30.00
How to Customize
How to Customize Damn Near Anything, Monster Garage, Motorbooks, softcover, 223 pp. Ins and outs of custom painting, engine building, chassis construction, welding, suspension, tranny, exhaust, etc. BRAND NEW. List $19.95, Sale $13.95
Books on Armor, Tanks, AFVs, Tracked Military Vehicles — Cheap, Deep Discounts
Gatefold Book of Tanks
Gatefold Book of Tanks by Roger Ford, B&N, spiral bound, hardcover. Has 36 pull-out gatefolds, each one a giant 36" x 12" with a full-color illustration and description of a tank on each side. 36 superb U.S., British, French, and German tanks from 1918 to present day. BRAND NEW. List $29.95, Sale $19.95
Tanks
Tanks by Christopher Chant, MBI, softcover, 256 pp. Comprehensive color illustrated reference to 250+ tanks and AFVs from 1916 to present day. In-depth captions and descriptions with each image. Includes anaysis of German Blitzkrieg. BRAND NEW. List $24.95, Sale $17.95
The world's great tanks
The World's Great Tanks: From 1916 to the Present Day by Roger Ford, B&N, hardcover, 176 pp. Detailed cutaways, color art and photos of 55 significant tanks from the Whippet Mk A to the Christie M1928, Panzers, US M-series, and Merkava. BRAND NEW. List $19.95, Sale $12.95
Modern US Tanks
Modern U.S. Tanks & AFVs by Michael Green & Greg Stewart, MBI, softcover, 96 pp. M1 Abrams, M113 APC, Bradley Fighting Vehicles, Stryker ICV, M117 ASV, armored HMMWVs, USMC LAV family, Paladin, self- propeller mortars, and much more all in vivid color. BRAND NEW. Hard to find! Sale $15.95
Tanks
Tanks of WWII by V. N. Shunkov, Harvest, hard cover, 334 pp. Russian text. Complete specs and illustration of every (141) Russian tank and armored recon and fighting vehicle from 1919 through WWII. Book restricted to sale in Russia only. BRAND NEW. Special price $100.00
Armored Fighting Vehicles
Armored Fighting Vehicles by Philip Trewhitt, B&N, hardcover, (5" x 7"), 320 pp. Every major tank and AFV from WWI to present, 300 vehicles, each with full-color illus, description, and specs. Great reference. BRAND NEW. Special $8.95
Wheeled Armoured Fighting Vehicles in Service
Wheeled Armoured Fighting Vehicles in Service by B.T. White, Blandford, UK, hardcover, 128 pp, color and b&w photos & illus. Wheeled armor from 21 counties in current or recent service. BRAND NEW. List $16.95, Sale $12.95

German Military Equipment WW2
German Military Equipment WW2 Data & illustrations of all German ordnance materiel: specs, photos of tanks, motor vehicles, artillery, small arms, ammunition, and rockets. An amazing catalog. BRAND NEW. List $39.95. Sale $23.95
Tanks by Christopher Foss
Tanks by Christopher Foss, Crestline (MBI), softcover, 400 pp, 8¼" x 5½" Full-page color and b&w photos of tanks from 30 countries (who knew?) with vehicle profiles, informative captions and specs. BRAND NEW. Sale $9.95
Janes's Tank Recognition Guide
Janes's Tank Recognition Guide by Christopher Foss, Harper Collins, softcover, 510 pp, 1996, 7½" x 5" How to quickly and accurately identify any modern AFV or tank in service today. Complete specs. BRAND NEW. List $32.95, SOLD
The next 9 books are in the Squadron/Signal series of armor books. Most are by Jim Mesko with color by Don Greer. All are packed with color and b&w photos and terrific illustrations. All are out of print and sell on Amazon for prices between $23 and $70. Sherman in action
Sherman in action, 50 pp. Sale $22.95
M41 Walker Bulldog
M41 Walker Bulldog in action, 50 pp. Sale $44.95
M3 Half-Track
M3 Half-Track in action, 50 pp. Sale $24.95
DUKW in action
DUKW in action, 50 pp. Sale $22.95
Other Military Books: History, Operations, Insignia, Handbooks, Survival, Models, etc.
Cabinet War Rooms
Cabinet War Rooms, Imperial War Museum, softcover, 32 pages. Winston Churchill's Cabinet War Rooms: detailed descriptions of each, who used them (with photos), the decisions made, and life in this top secret site. BRAND NEW. Only $3.49
Unforgettable Men
Unforgettable Men in Unforgettable Times by Robert Boardman, Winepress, softcover, 268 pp. Stories of honor, courage, commitment and faith from WWII. Autographed by the author. BRAND NEW. Amazon $25, Sale $9.95
Opn Enduring Freedom
Operation Enduring Freedom by Lou Drendel, Squadron/Signal, softcover, 64 pp. US Military operations in Afghanistan, 2001-02. Loaded with color and b&w photos of aircraft and ships. Detailed captions. BRAND NEW. List $14.95, Sale $8.95
US Army Survival Manual
US Army Survival Manual FM 21-76, Dorset, heavy vinyl cover, 20 pp. Survival planning, weapons, tools, edible plants, shelter, fire, signaling, medicine, water crossing, desert, tropical, and Arctic issues, much more. BRAND NEW. Sale $12.95
US Military Online
The U.S. Military Online by William Arkin, Brassey's, softcover, 240 pp, 1998. 1,000s of internet web sites: DoD, Army, Navy, USAF, JCOS, think tanks, etc. Most listings still current. BRAND NEW. Sale $2.95
Manual Bosnia Handbook
Bosnia Country Handbook, DoD Manual, softcover, 480 pp. Culture, history, lanuage, health, disease, military & civil forces, photos of vehicles and weapons in use by FWF and SFOR, insignia. Color and b&w. BRAND NEW. Sale $17.95
American Military Insignia
American Military Insignia by William Fowler, Mallard Press, hardcover, 80 pp. All insignia and patches in color, b&w photos showing insignia in the field. History and in-depth discussion of insignia and emblems. BRAND NEW. Out of Print, Sale $12.95
American Military Patch Guide
American Military Patch Guide by J.L. Pete Morgan & Ted A. Thurman, Medals of America Press, softcover, 88 pp. Full color throughout. Patch production, proper wear, and unusual facts. Pictures every patch of US Army, Navy, Marines, Nat'l Guard, CAP, Special Forces. BRAND NEW. List $39.95, SOLD
Armor Conversion and Detailing Projects
Armor Conversion and Detailing Projects from Fine Scale Modeler, Kalmbach, softcover, 104 pp. 17 projects including Stalingrad T34, Panzer IV/70, M3 Half-Track, Panther Ausf A, Iraqi T62, Sherman, more. BRAND NEW. List $15.95. SOLD
Basic Military Vehicle Modelling
Basic Military Vehicle Modelling (Volume 3) ed. by Jerry Scutts, Osprey (UK), softcover, 64 pp. all color. Step-by-step kit assembly, painting, air brushing, fading, washing, weathering, special finishes, refurbishing. BRAND NEW. List $17.95. Only $11.95

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