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French West Africa (2 Volumes Complete)

By: N/A

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Naval Intelligence Division.: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004141

Condition: Very Good


Hardcovers with faded spines and some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition, no Jackets. First edition, pp xii, 436, xvi, 596, numerous b&w illustrations and maps, fold out maps, indices. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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The Illustrated London News: The Complete Second World War, September 1939 - December 1945 - 13 Volumes Complete.

By: N/A

Price: £7,500.00

Publisher: The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1945

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005629

Condition: Near Fine


13 Volumes. Large hardcovers (36x26cm) in blue cloth, bound for the Library of The Gordon Highlanders, gilt titles on spines, Gordon Highlanders cap badge in gilt on front covers, some light shelfwear but overall in Near Fine condition. This large, complete and unique set of 13 volumes of the weekly London Illustrated News covers every aspect of the Second World War in great detail. Volume 1: 2 September - 30 December 1939, pp 614, Covers the first four months, including countless articles and illustrations mainly concerning the beginning of the Second World War which officially began the d... View more info

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The Singapore Story: A Reconstruction of one of the Greatest Catastrophes in British Military History, from Official Dispatches and Eye-Witness Accounts.

By: Attiwill, Kenneth.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Frederick Muller Ltd.: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004434

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some discoloured areas to rear and small closed tears repaired internally but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 253, b&w illustrations, maps on end papers, index. A Reconstruction of one of the Greatest Catastrophes in British Military History, from Official Dispatches and Eye-Witness Accounts. View more info

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Victorious the World Over.

By: Barker, Ray.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Square One, 1991.: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1639

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition, with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 219, b&w illustrations. A look at life aboard HMS Victorious during the Second World War. Scarce Title, S22. View more info

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Stranraer in World War Two.

By: Bell, Archie.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Stranraer and District Local History Trust, 1999. 0953577600: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1413

ISBN: 0953577600

Condition: Very Good


Stapled pamphlet with laminated card covers, in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 18, b&w illustrations. The story of Stranraer during the Second World War. S22. View more info

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SMERSH: Stalin's Secret Weapon.

By: Birstein, Vadim J.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Biteback, 2011. 9781849541084: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2281

ISBN: 1849541086

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with slightly edgworn dustwrapper but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xii, 512, b&w illustrations, notes, index. Soviet military intelligence in the Second World War. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED. View more info

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US Military Aircraft 1917-1934.

By: Cain, Charles W & White, Tony.

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Macmillan, 1970.: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2267

Condition: Very Good


Oversized book with illistrated card covers, some edgewear, creasing and bumps to corners but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 12, full page colour illustrations. S30. View more info

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Reason in Revolt.

By: Copeman, Fred.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Blandford Press: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005643

Condition: Good+


Hardcover in original cloth covered boards, top edge of rear board and middle of front board marked and rear endpaper rippled from damping, but otherwise internally Very Good, dustjacket marked internally from aforementioned damping but externally unmarked and in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 235, b&w illustrations. A Very Good reading copy. View more info

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Beaufighters Over New Guinea: No.30 Squadron RAAF 1942-1943.

By: Dick, George Turnbull.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: RAAF Museum, 1993. 064218836X: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2940

ISBN: 064218836X

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated card covers, slight edgewear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xi, 175, nominal roll, bibliography. A look at Australian Beaufighter operations over New Guinea during the Second World War. VERY SCARCE.S31. View more info

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The Giles VE-Day Collection.

By: Giles.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Pedigree Books, 1995. 1874507619: 1995

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 1440

ISBN: 1874507619

Condition: Very Good


Oblong format, with illustrated card covers, in Very Good condition with slip case in Very Good condition. Limited edition (1106), unpaginated, b&w illustrations and newspaper scans. The final years of the 2nd World War through the eyes of Giles and from the front page of the Daily Express Newspaper. S22. View more info

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The Invaders: Hitler Occupies the Rhineland.

By: Haraszti, Eva H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Akademiai Kiado, Budapest, 1983.: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2465

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with edgeworn dustwrapper in clear archival wrap. First English edition, pp 263, bibliography, index. A look at the invasion of the Rhineland.S20. View more info

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The Waves Are Free: Shetland/Norway Links 1940 to 1945.

By: Irvine, James W.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: The Shetland Publishing Company, 1988.: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2938

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in Very Good condition with gilt title to spine, dustwrapper with some light shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xiv, 257, index. The story of the Shetland/Norway connection during the occupation of the latter during the Second World War. SCARCE.S31. View more info

Image for The Evolution of British Sigint 1653 - 1939.

The Evolution of British Sigint 1653 - 1939.

By: Johnson, John.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: The Stationery Office: 1997

Seller ID: 005095

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in illustrated covers, small crease to bottom front cover and details of another book title written inside back cover otherwise Very Good. First Edition. Blind stamp on inside cover, pp58. View more info

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The Building of an Empire: Italian Land Policy and Practice in Ethiopia 1935-1941 (Oxford Studies in African Affairs)

By: Larebo, Haile M.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004113

ISBN: 0198202628

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxvii, 350, tables, maps, appendices, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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General Sir Gordon MacMillan of MacMillan and Knap. The Babe. (1897 - 1986)

By: MacMillan, George, John, Judy, David & Andrew.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: FastPrint Publishing, 2013.: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 2929

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in Very Good condition. First edition. SIGNED COPY, with pp218. With b&w and colour illustrations, maps and family tree. General Sir Gordon MacMillan's five children decided to write this life of their father to learn more about what he had done, and so allow their children and grandchildren to draw inspiration from the great man from whom they are descended. Fascinating details came to light about his bravery in the First World War, his successes in command in the Second World War, his good fortune in surviving three assassination attempts during the last years of the British Mandat... View more info

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Secret Underground Cities.

By: McCamley, N.J.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Leo Cooper, 1999. 0850525853: 1999

Seller ID: 917

ISBN: 0850525853

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. Reprint, pp xi, 273, b&w illustrations, index. A history of tunnels and mines used by the government in the run up to the Second World War to proctect munitions. S13. View more info

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A Short History of the Royal Air Force: Air Publication 125.

By: Nicholson

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Air Ministry: 1929

Edition: Presumed 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004817

Condition: Very Good


Thick card covers with cloth spine, stain to front and rear covers but internally unaffected, edges lightly bumped but otherwise in Very Good condition. Presumed First edition, pp iv, 489, index. An early history of the Royal Air Force (it only formed 11 years prior to this publication). View more info

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British Forces Motorcycles 1925 - 45

By: Orchard Chris

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1997

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 005459

ISBN: 1840150122

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with illustrated laminated boards in Fine condition, dustwrapper with some shelfwear but otherwise in Very Good+ condition now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. Second edition, pp vi,186, b&w illustrations, tables. View more info

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Ark Royal.

By: Poolman, Kenneth.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Tempus, 2000. 0752420267: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1637

ISBN: 0752420267

Condition: Very Good


Softback, in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 128, b&w illustrations. The courageous story of one of the best-loved and best-fought ships to fly the white ensign. S22. View more info

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Gallipoli, 1915 (Battles & Campaigns)

By: Travers, Tim

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Tempus: 2003

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 003228

ISBN: 075242551X

Condition: Fine


Illustrated card covers in Fine condition. Second paperback edition, b&w illustrations, appendices, index. S23 Why was the Allied naval assault of 1915 such a failure? Did the Ottoman Turks know about the Allied landings? And did Sir Ian Hamilton, the overall commander of the Allied forces at Gallipoli, really blunder by intervening at Suvla? These questions, and the key issue of why the Ottoman Turks won the Gallipoli campaign - or why the Allies lost it - have never been satisfactorily answered. 'Gallipoli 1915' aims to answer them, while also telling the dramatic story of what act... View more info