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

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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Evening Standard May 10, 1940, Nazis Invade Holland, Belgium, Luxemburg: Many Airports Bombed.

By: N/A

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Stop Press News: 1940

Seller ID: 005729

Condition: Very Good


Original unstapled tabloid newspaper from Friday, May 10th, 1940. Some small marks on front cover and some very small closed tears to rough page edge and usual horizontal fold but otherwise in Very Good condition. Late Special edition, pp 16, b&w illustrations throughout. Very Scarce Second World War Newspaper. View more info

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Hitler's Bounty Hunters: The Betrayal of the Jews.

By: Ad van Liempt.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005079

ISBN: 1845202023

Condition: As New


Hardback , in original pictorial covers as issued. Minor bumping to top front corners, otherwise As New. SCARCE FIRST EDITION. With bibliography and index. Translated by S.J.Leinbach. View more info

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

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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Shipcraft 7 - British Battlecruisers of the Second World War

By: Backer, Steve

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004589

ISBN: 1844156982

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers in As New condition. First edition, pp 64, colour illustrations, references. The 'ShipCraft' series provides in-depth information about building and modifying model kits of famous warship types. View more info

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Shipcraft 12 - Essex Class Aircraft Carriers of the Second World War

By: Backer, Steve

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Seaforth Publishing / Classic Warships Publishing: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004594

ISBN: 1848320183

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 64, colour illustrations, references. The 'ShipCraft' series provides in-depth information about building and modifying model kits of famous warship types. View more info

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If Hitler Comes: Preparing for Invasion: Scotland 1940.

By: Barclay, Gordon.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Birlinn, 2013. 9781843410621: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1881

ISBN: 1843410621

Condition: Very Good


Paperback in Very Good condition with slightly faded front cover. First edition, ppxviii, 318, b&w illustrations, maps and figures. With notes and index. Between May 1940 and the summer of 1941 the British people expected a German invasion that, had it succeeded, would have enslaved them into the Nazis racist war. This period saw an unparalleled effort to prepare the defence of the UK against invasion. Scotland s nationally important heavy industries, vital Royal Navy bases, and one of the UK s key ports, were very vulnerable to the sort of airborne attack that had devastated the defences of B... 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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Shipcraft 2 - King George V Class Battleships

By: Chesneau, Roger.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Chatham Publishing: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004588

ISBN: 1861762119

Condition: As New


Illustrated card covers in As New condition. First edition, pp 64, colour illustrations, references. The 'ShipCraft' series provides in-depth information about building and modifying model kits of famous warship types. View more info

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One Boy's War.

By: Clark, David Findlay.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Aberdeenshire Council Leisure & Recreation Department: 1997

Seller ID: 004932

ISBN: 1901275027

Condition: Very Good


Softcover in Very Good condition. With bibliography. Signed by the author, with dedication. View more info

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Children of the Resistance.

By: Cowan, Lore.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Leslie Frewin: 1968

Seller ID: 005818

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in blue cloth covered boards with gilt titles on spine in Very Good condition, dustwrapper with some shelfwear and rubbing to edges and corners, now enclosed in a clear archival wrap. First edition, pp 191. The Young ones who defied the Nazi terror. View more info

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The Mad Major.

By: Draper, Major Christopher.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Aero Publishers, inc.: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 005823

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in Very Good condition, With dustwrapper, not price clipped, but with some edgewear and repaired internally, otherwise Very Good. In a clear archival wrapper. First edition, SIGNED BY AUTHOR. With frontispiece photo of the Major, pp231, b&w illustrations, appendices and index. Autobiography of Major Christopher Draper. View more info

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Grimsby at War.

By: Hardy, Clive.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Archive Publications, 1989. 0948946504: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 724

ISBN: 0948946504

Condition: Fine


Paperback, in Fine condition; First edition, unpaginated, over 200 b&w illustrations. A photographic record of Grimsby during the Second World War using archived material and photographs from the Grimsby Evening Telegraph. S6. View more info

Image for Italy's Sorrow: A Year of War 1944-45.

Italy's Sorrow: A Year of War 1944-45.

By: Holland, James.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Harper Press: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007132

ISBN: 0007176457

Condition: Fine


Hardback in Fine condition, with dustwrapper, also in Fine condition. With pp606, b&w illustrations. Italy's Sorrow: A Year of War 1944-45. 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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Grimsby's Fighting Fleet: Trawlers and U-Boats during the Second World War.

By: Hutson, Harry C.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Hutton Press, 1990. 0907033962: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 728

ISBN: 0907033962

Condition: Fine


Paperback, in Fine condition; First edition, pp 108, b&w illustrations, appendices. The story of Grimsby's anti-submarine trawlers during the Second World War. S6. View more info

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Biggles Defies the Swastika.

By: Johns, W.E.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Armada, May Fair, 1965.: 1965

Seller ID: 1984

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, some creasing to covers but otherwise in Very Good condition. pp 159. A classic Biggles adventure. S27. View more info

Image for Biggles Goes to War.

Biggles Goes to War.

By: Johns, W.E.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Armada, May Fair, 1962.: 1962

Seller ID: 1986

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, some creasing to covers, Very Good condition. pp 159. A classic Biggles adventure.S27. View more info

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The History of the Fifteenth Scottish Division 1939-1945.

By: Lieutenant-General H.G. Martin.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Blackwood and Sons, 1948.: 1948

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2171

Condition: Good


Large hardcover with blue boards, emblem on front board chipped and faded, titles to spine faded, some pulling to spine, corners bumped but otherwise in Good condition. First edition, pp 383, b&w illustrations and colour maps, appendices, index. A history of the Fifteenth Scottish Division during 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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Treaty Cruisers: The First International Warship Building Competition

By: Marriott, Leo.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Pen and Sword: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005313

ISBN: 1844151883

Condition: As New


Hardcover, As New with As New dustwrapper. First edition, pp 185, b&w illustrations, appendices, index. The Washington Naval Treaty of 1921 and subsequent treaties in the 1930s effectively established the size and composition of the various navies in World War II. In particular they laid down design parameters and tonnage limitations for each class of warship including battleships, aircraft carriers, cruisers and destroyers. With one or two exceptions, battleship construction was deferred until the mid 1930s but virtually all navies embraced the concept of the 8in gun armed 10,000 ton heavy ... 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