Marine Corps

Marine Corps History and Publications.

Marine Rifle Company/Platoon FMFM 6-4

By Joe Wesbrook | Jan 16, 2021

Author: None cited (Corporate, United State Marine Corps) Publisher: United States Government Printing Office Pub Date: 1974 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Stapled binding tight.  No tears.  Sticker residue on upper front cover corner.  Edge and corner wear.  Smudging to front and rear covers.  Hole punched, as issued. Notes: FMFM= Fleet Marine Force Manual. …

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Small Wars Manual

By Joe Wesbrook | Jan 16, 2021

Author: None cited (Corporate, United States Marine Corps) Publisher: United States Government Printing Office Pub Date: N.D. (1987?) (Reprint edition) Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Binding tight.  No marks.  Lower rear cover corner has approx. 2″ bend, affecting last dozen or so pages.  Numerous creases to front cover.  Edge and corner wear.  Smudging to bottom text…

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Lest We Forget: World War I and New Mexico

By Joe Wesbrook | Nov 13, 2020

Author: Holtby, David V. Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Pub Date: 2018 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good to Very Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Signed by the author on title page.  Dust Jacket: Very Good.  As new. Notes: This is a new book.  Exhaustively researched account of the roles 172 New Mexicans…

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A Rumor of War

By Joe Wesbrook | Mar 6, 2018

Author: Caputo, Philip Publisher: Holt Rinehart Winston Pub Date: 1977 Binding: Hardcover Condition:  Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends, or folds.  Dust Jacket: Fair to Good.  Scuffing to cover, chips, edge and corner wear, wrinkling to lower spine.  In mylar. Notes: Book Club Edition.  Inscribed by the author “For _______, Semper Fi, Philip Caputo”…

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The Pacific

By Joe Wesbrook | Feb 21, 2018

Author: Ambrose, Hugh Publisher: NAL Caliber Pub Date: 2010 Binding: Paperback Conditon: Good.  Light smudging to cover, light cornerwear.  Without dust jacket, as issued. Notes: Uncorrected Proofs.  VERY RARE.  “The Official Companion Book to the HBO Miniseries”  Includes “Limited Distribution Sampler”.  Two World War II memoirs–“With the Old Breed” by E.B. Sledge, and “Helmet for…

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Hero of the Pacific: The Life of Marine Legend John Basilone

By Joe Wesbrook | Feb 19, 2018

Author: Brady, James Publisher: Wiley Pub Date: 2010 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good to Very Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Appears unread.  Dust Jacket: Good.  One small bump to head of spine. Notes: Basilone (1916-1945) won the Congressional Medal of Honor for his service on Guadalcanal.  Basilone Road on Camp Pendleton…

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The Marine From Manatee: A Tradition of Rifle Marksmanship

By Joe Wesbrook | Feb 19, 2018

Author: Harllee, John Publisher: National Rifle Association Pub Date: 1984 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Bumping to upper corners, front and rear.  Dust Jacket: Good.  Light scuffing, edgewear.  One small tear at upper back edge. Notes: Biography of the author’s father, Brigadier General William C. Harllee (USMC,…

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Keeping Faith: A Father-Son Story About Love and The United States Marine Corps

By Joe Wesbrook | Feb 19, 2018

Authors: Schaeffer, John and Schaeffer, Frank Publisher: Carroll & Graf Pub Date: 2002 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good to Very Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Second printing.  Dust Jacket: Good to Very Good. Very light edgewear.  Not price-clipped. Notes: If the Corps wanted you to have parents, they would have issued…

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U.S. Marine Corps Aviation

By Joe Wesbrook | Feb 19, 2018

Author: None cited Publisher: U.S. Marine Corps (though not cited); Beck Engraving Co., Philadelphia, PA Pub Date: 1944 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair. Stapled.  Wear to corners, edges.  Tears at bottom and top of spine. Notes: 56 pages, unnumbered.  Color and black and white photos.  A history of the Marine Corps (brief), some World War I…

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