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The Bayeux Tapestry and the Norman Invasion.

By: N/A

Price: £13.50

Publisher: UK., The Folio Society: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02862

Condition: Very Good


The corners are lightly bumped , this volume does not have a slip-case. A good clean copy. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

Cavaliers and Roundheads ; The English at War 1642-1649

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, BCA: 1993

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 03996

Condition: Very Good


A social as well as a military history which vividly recreates these scenes of war in England 350 years ago, this book is enlivened by astute and revealing character sketches. Making skilful use of numerous contemporary accounts as well as the fruits of modern scholarship, Christoper Hibbert demonstrates is mastery of narrative history. Although this book is a BCA publication, the D/W is from the original Harper/Collins publication. A good clean and tight copy. View more info

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La Victoire Venue du Ciel

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: France, Lavauzelle: 1991

Sellers ID: 03079

ISBN: 2702503152

Condition: As New


This book is sealed as delivered from the publishers and has not been opened , this is the reason for limited descriptions. A very clean and tight copy. View more info

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Verti-Flight No.12 1966

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, American Helicopter Society: 1966

Sellers ID: 04341

Condition: Good


This is a bound copy of the American Helicopter Society's monthly magazine Verti-Flight Volume 12 1966. The yellow boards have some light staining to the from t cover and the text block is speckled. There ink stamps on the front pages two from Westland's 1968 and one from Fairy Aviation 1966. View more info

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Verti-Flight Vol 13 1967

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, American Helicopter Society: 1967

Sellers ID: 04342

Condition: Good


This is the bound set for the year 1967 of Verti-Flight for the American Helicopter Society.This has Westland Helicopter Library stamps on the front pages. The yellow boards are lightly grubby as is the text block. View more info

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Verti-Flight Vol 16 1970

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: USA, American Helicopter Society: 1970

Sellers ID: 04343

Condition: Good


This is the bound magazines of the American Helicopter Society - Verti - Flight Vol 16 1970 The yellow boards has staining to the front , the text block is speckled and the front pages are stamp with the Westland library stamp. One of the first pages has its lower corner torn off. View more info

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The Aeroplane: Pictorial Review ( No. 3)

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Temple Press: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03818

Condition: Fair


In this book are many new and spectacular types of aircraft and missiles which made their appearance during 1958 lend outstanding interest to this third annual collection of photographs from The Aeroplane. Containing over 250 illustrations, grouped in sections for ease of comparison and accompanied by descriptive captions. The hardcovers have water marking to the base of the spine and the bottom edge of the boards. The front and back free end papers are tanned. The D/w is water stained to the base of the spine and the bottom edge its interior is tanned and the exterior is grubby and stained w... View more info

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The Death of King Arthur: The Immortal Legend (Penguin Hardback Classics)

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Penguin Classics: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02921

ISBN: 1846141931

Condition: Very Good


Born with the help of Merlin's magic, blessed with the sword of Excalibur, Arthur becomes king of a troubled, leaderless England, beginning a golden age of chivalry at the court of Camelot. View more info

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To End All Wars: How the First World War Divided Britain

By: Adam Hochschild

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, MacMillan: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04114

ISBN: 0230013961

Condition: Very Good


A masterful work of history, ' To End All Wars ' vividly evokes a Britain fractured by the seismic upheaval of the Great War, poised between the optimism of the Victorians and the fractured world we inhabit now. There is a light mark on the fore-edge of the text block View more info

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The War For All The Oceans: From Nelson at the Nile to Napoleon at Waterloo

By: Adkins, Roy;

Price: £16.50

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown.co.uk: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02923

ISBN: 0316728373

Condition: Very Good


Brought vividly to life by the words and stories of people caught up in the conflict, this is a sweeping history of the years of naval warfare that set the balance of power in Europe for the following century. Encompassing gallant duels between single ships, bloody battles between huge fleets, daring coastal raids, amphibious assaults on naval bases and the subtleties of espionage and naval intelligence, this global conflict truly was ' The War for all the Oceans.' There is light marking to the text block edges. View more info

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Letters From A Lost Generation: First World War Letters of Vera Brittain and Four Friends

By: Alan Bishop and Mark Bostridge ( Editors )

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04210

ISBN: 0316646644

Condition: Near Fine


Letters from a Lost generation' ia a memorable selection of letters, written in the years 1913 to 1918, between Vera Brittain and four young men - her fiance, her younger brother and their two close friends, whose experiences in the First World War, in which all four men were killed, inspired her famous autobiography, ' A Testament of Youth.' A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Cradle King: A Life of James VI & I

By: Alan Stewart

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Chatto & Windus: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03923

ISBN: 0701169842

Condition: Near Fine


Alan Stewart's Impeccably researched biography makes brilliant use of original sources to bring to life the conversations and the controversies of the Jacobean age. Stewart Lucidly untangles the intricacies of James's life. In doing so, he uncovers the extent to which Charles I's downfall was caused by the cracks that appeared in the monarchy during his father's reign. The D/w shows light shelf wear. A good, tight and clean copy. View more info

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The War that killed Achillles

By: Alexander Caroline

Price: £15.00

Publisher: england, Viking/Penquin Ltd: 2009

Sellers ID: 01750

ISBN: 0670021121

Condition: Very Good


Book and d/w in very good condition ,The true story of homer's iliiad and the trojan wars. View more info

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The Lady in the Tower: The Fall of Anne Boleyn

By: Alison Weir

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04536

ISBN: 0224063197

Condition: Very Good


Never before has there been a book devoted entirely to Anne Boleyn's fall. Alison Weir has reassessed the evidence, demolished many romantic myths and popular misconceptions, and rewritten the story of Anne Boleyn's fall. There is light speckling to the top and marks on the front of the text block. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Children Of England - The Heirs Of King Henry VIII.

By: Alison. Weir

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04155

ISBN: 0224038338

Condition: Very Good


This book begins at the point where Alison Weir's bestseller ' The Six Wives of Henry VIII ' came to an end, and covers the period until Elizabeth succeeded to the throne in 1558. Making use of contemporary sources, she brings to vivid life one of the most extraordinary periods of English history, when each of Henry's heirs was potentially the tool of powerful political or religious figures, and when the realm was seething with intrigue and political change. There is light creasing to the rea panel of the cover. View more info

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Arthur and the Lost Kingdoms

By: Alistair Moffat

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Trafalgar Square: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04035

ISBN: 029764324X

Condition: Very Good


This book rewrites the legend of King Arthur. It radically relocates Arthur's headquarters - his Camelot - and how and where he won his brilliant victories. It will shatter all existing assumptions about Britain's most famous hero. There is light speckling and marks to the head of the text block. A good, tight copy. View more info

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A World on Fire: The Epic History of the British in the American Civil War.

By: Amanda Foreman

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Allen Lane: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03822

ISBN: 1846142040

Condition: Fine


'A World on Fire' tells, with extraordinary sweep, one of the least known great stories of British and American history. Foreman tells this epic yet intimate story of enormous personalities, tense diplomacy and torn loyalties as history in the round, captivating her readers with the experience of total immersion in this titanic conflict. The red hard boards and text block are near fine, the head and spine of the d/w shows wear to its edges and a small tear to its base. and the corners show light wear also. View more info

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The Short Sunderland in World War II

By: Andrew Hendrie

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Airlife Publishing Ltd: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04545

ISBN: 1853104299

Condition: Very Good


Andrew Hendrie writes about the development of the aircraft and then goes on to describe its important role in the World War II. The Sunderlands' crews exceptional ability to take on combats with six or more enemy fighters earned it the Luftwaffe's nickname of the ' Flying Porcupine '. A good, clean copy. View more info

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The Turks Today

By: Andrew Mango

Price: £18.00

Publisher: USA, The Overlook Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04151

ISBN: 1585676152

Condition: Very Good


In this sequel to his acclaimed biography,Ataturk, Andrew Mango provides such a portrait, tracing the republic's development since the death of its founder and bringing to life the Turkish people and their vibrant society. There is a black mark across the bottom of the text block indicating it is a remainder book. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Lost Spy

By: Andrew Meier

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04045

ISBN: 0297856553

Condition: Very Good


For half a century, the case of Isaiah Oggins, an American brutally murdered in 1947 on Stalin's orders, remained sealed in the secret files of the KGB and the FBI - a footnote buried in the rubble of the cold war. The Lost Spy at last reveals the truth: Oggins was one of the first Americans to spy for the Soviets. There is a small closed tear to the top front corner and there is light creasing to the top of the d/w. View more info