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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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Dr. Ian MacFarlane: Medical Missionary at Nazareth and Captain R.A.M.C.

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Buchan Observer Press: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005965

Condition: Very Good


Stiff card covers with oversized paper wraps which are frayed at head and foot of spine, covers marked and darkened but otherwise in Very Good condition. First edition, pp 94. View more info

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A Military Atlas of the First World War

By: Arthur Banks

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword Books Ltd: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 006565

ISBN: 0850525632

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. Reprinted edition, pp xi, 338, b&w maps throughout, index. 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 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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Baedeker's Southern France Including Corsica: Handbook for Travellers.

By: Baedeker, Karl.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: Karl Baedeker Publishers: 1914

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 004781

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in original red cloth covered boards, one small ink mark to edge of rear board, previous owners name in ink on title page but otherwise in Fine condition. Sixth revised edition, pp xxvi, 648, 42 maps, 63 plans and a panorama, index. A classic guide to Southern France from the eve of the First World War. 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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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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Beneath Flanders Fields: The Tunnellers' War 1914-1918

By: Barton, Peter; Doyle, Peter; Vandewalle, Johan

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Spellmount Publishers Ltd: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004572

ISBN: 1862272379

Condition: Fine


Large hardcover in Fine condition with Fine dustwrapper. First edition, pp 304, colour and b&w illustrations, sources, bibliography, picture references, index. This highly illustrated, definitive, important, book is the first full account of the British and German mine warfare of the Ypres Salient combining personal testimonies of the tunnellers themselves with details of the workings, giving the reader a new insight into this most secret of all Great War battles and incorporating a host of previously unpublished archive photographs. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FI... 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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Sunbeam Aero-engines

By: Brew, Alec

Price: £38.00

Publisher: Airlife Publishing Ltd: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005461

ISBN: 1840370238

Condition: Near Mint


Hardcover in Near Mint condition with Near Mint dustwrapper. First edition, pp 160, b&w illustrations, index. Sunbeam was one of the two major British manufacturers of water-cooled aero-engines during World War I. This book gives full technical details of all the Sunbeam aero-engines and aircraft they powered, as well as the record-breaking cars into which Sunbeam aero-engines were installed. 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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The "Königsberg" Adventure.

By: Chatterton, E. Keble.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett Ltd, 1932.: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 947

Condition: Very Good


Hardback, in Very Good condition with some signs of wear, no dustwrapper. First edition, pp 287, b&w plates and illustrations in text - one plate missing (p132), index. The epic story of the German cruiser Konigsberg's role in First World War operations in East Africa. S14. View more info

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Paddle Steamers

By: Clammer, Richard

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Batsford Ltd: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004692

ISBN: 0713423315

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with price clipped dustwrapper in otherwise Fine condition. First edition, pp 136, b&w illustrations throughout, bibliography, index. A look at the major types of paddle steamers at British and Irish ports before the First World War. 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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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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Debs at War: How Wartime Changed Their Lives, 1939-1945

By: De Courcy, Anne

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004758

ISBN: 0297829300

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with slightly shelfworn dustwrapper in otherwise Near Fine condition. First edition, dedicated to a previous owner and signed "Anne" with name crossed out on title page, pp xiv, 258, b&w illustrations, bibliography, index. View more info