With the Old Breed was originally published in 1981. China Marine in 2002 by Sledge's family after he died in 2001. With as many books as we have, we get them wherever we can cheap. Yard sales, closeouts & remainder tables from book stores, library sales, estate sales, goodwill. There's also a great book store Daedalus (daedalusbooks.com) that sells remaindered books of all kinds at great prices. Hardback history is usually $5.98 to $7.98. flat rate $7.95 flat rate shipping regardless of number of books if you're willing to wait.