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Original WW2 Poster: Carrots were in plentiful supply and were widely-utilised as a substitute for scarce foodstuffs and people eagerly took to them, believing they would help them see more clearly in a blackout. The ruse not only reduced the surplus vegetables but also helped to mask the chief reason for the RAF’s success - the increasing power of radar and the secret introduction of the Airborne Interception.

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War Surplus Spring-type "Yankee" Calipers - 7" long - set of 2 for steampunk and found art projects

War Surplus Spring-type "Yankee" Calipers - 7" long - set of 2

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13 great posters on preserving food, when it was life or death

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War Surplus Spring-type "Yankee" Calipers - 9" long set of 2 for steampunk and found art

War Surplus Spring-type "Yankee" Calipers - 9" long set of 2

The Candy Bomber: The Story of the Berlin Airlift's "Chocolate Pilot" by Michael O. Tunnell--The true-story of pilot Gail Halvorsen, accompanied by many primary sources. (MS) RL 7.2; PTS 2

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Anatomical Heart Hardcover Journal - Large

• • • • • Gift Option • • • • •Add A Gift Bag for $3.95 This vibrant Anatomical Heart notebook is everything a heart should be: strong, vigorous, ready for anything. It features a larger-than-life illustration of a human heart with vintage black-lettered medical text on a red-blooded background. This is the notebook that declares war on procrastination. Fill the pages with proofs and then memorize them! Note all your expenses and tame your budget! Draw careful diagrams of your cunning…

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Vintage fan blades, set of 3 for steampunk or found art projects

These old fan blades are surplus possibly from the Korean War. A bit rusty and even a bit rough on the surface, these blades measure about 8 inches in