McCartney, Major M.A.LILI MARLENE: Twentieth Century Military and Political Battles (Paducah, Kentucky): Collector Books, (2001). 097079391X / 9780970793911 First edition. Two-volume set. Hardcover. Fine in brown boards with gilt titles to the front covers and spines; volume two: in fine dust jacket; and volume one: in a near fine dust jacket with mild wrinkles to the heel of the spine. 912 pages; numerous aircraft photos and figures; bibliography. A collage of letters, diaries and articles that reveal military and political history as seen through the personal observations of several high-action participants. McCartney focuses on activities and planes used in the air forces during WWII.