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Davies Creation

By: Braithwaite E.c

Price: £11.30

Publisher: Warrington Cheshire, Horseshoe Pub: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 01377

ISBN: 1899310118

Condition: Very Good


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Davies Destiny

By: Braithwaite E.c

Price: £13.55

Publisher: Cheshire, Braithwaite: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 01402

ISBN: 0722335237

Condition: Very Good


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Davies Contract

By: Braithwaite E.c

Price: £11.30

Publisher: Cheshire, Braithwaite: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 01403

ISBN: 072233348X

Condition: Very Good


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Loosing My Virginity.

By: Branson Richard.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Virgin: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 00056

ISBN: 1852276843

Condition: Very Good


This book is signed and with a dedication by the author with a dedication ,but we assume it is auto-pen written. It is a 1st ed. in very good condition and is not priced clipped. View more info

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From Alfred to Henry III, 871-1272

By: Brooke, Christopher

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK., Cardinal Books: 1974

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 02724

ISBN: 0351154272

Condition: Good


This book covers just over four hundred years of English history - a time when the last waves of successful conquest and settlement occurred in Britain. The Danish invasions and the Norman Conquest carried with them extensive political and social changes and brought about profound alterations in the structure of English life and government. The covers are grubby and the text block is tanned. PLEASE NOTE: International Economy shipping (2nd class) to World zones 1 and 2 ... View more info

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The Saxon & Norman Kings

By: Brooke, Christopher.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK, B.T.Batsford Ltd: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02928

Condition: Fair


The author, while tracing the influence of the Monarchy in Saxon and Norman times, delineates in human terms the lives and personalities of such memorable kings as Alfred,Cnut,Edward the Confessor, William the Conqueror and Stephen. The book is particularly rewarding as a study, since Professor Brooke not only presents the results of research, he shows how these results have derived from source material itself often sparse, fragmentary and defective. The bright red board... View more info

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The Times Great Military Lives: Leadership and Courage - A Century in Obituaries (Times (Times Books))

By: Brunskil lan; Guy Liardet

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., Times Books: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02593

ISBN: 0007276702

Condition: Very Good


The obituaries collected in this volume are outstanding military commanders of the 19th and 20th centuries. These were remarkable men. Sometimes complex and difficult, often intellectually brilliant and physically brave, always with the confidence and clarity of mind to take the difficult decisions which might carry a vital battle or campaign. Above all, they were great leaders of men, ready to bear the lonely responsibility of high command, ever aware that they had the... View more info

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The Windsor Story

By: Bryan Jand Charles J.v.murphy

Price: £11.30

Publisher: London, Bca: 1980

Edition: Bca

Sellers ID: 01503

Condition: Very Good


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Decision Points

By: Bush W.george

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Virgin: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01437

Condition: Very Good


Book and d/w in very good condition and is not price clipped. View more info

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Monty and Rommel: Parallel Lives

By: Caddick-Adams, Peter

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., Preface Publishing: 2011

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 02847

ISBN: 1848091524

Condition: Very Good


Two men who came to personify British and German generalship in the Second World War: Montgomery and Rommel. This is the first comparative biography written of the two. It explores how each was ' made ' by their war leaders, Churchill and Hitler. There is light marking to the text block front edge. 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

Orson Welles the Road to Xanadu

By: Callow Simon

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Johnathan Cape: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00840

ISBN: 0224038524

Condition: Good


The book is in a good condition the dustwrapper is shelf worn and is price clipped there is a dedication on the frontispage and there is a damp stain on the lower front of d/w . View more info

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Charles Laughton: A Difficult Actor

By: Callow, Simon

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK, Methuen Publishing Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03082

ISBN: 0413587703

Condition: Very Good


Most actors are lucky to leave behind one memorable role. Charles Laughton's gift to the world- and to mimics - is unique. Not just one but three universally recognised creations; the Hunchback of Notre Dame, Henry VIII and Captain Bligh. These and glimpses of the complex actor behind them- live on, years after his death. The text block is lightly tanned with some spotting. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive View more info

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The Blair Years

By: Campbell Alistair

Price: £13.55

Publisher: soft cover, good: 3rd reprint

Edition: Hutchinson Ltd

Sellers ID: 01340**

ISBN: 0091920639

Condition: 794


The Blair Years is the most compelling and revealing account of contemporary you will ever read. Taken from Campbell's daily diaries, it charts the rise of New Labour and the tumultuous years of Tony Blair's leadership, providing the first important record of a turbulent decade in our national life. View more info

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The Blair Years

By: Campbell, Alastair

Price: £13.55

Publisher: London, Hutchinsons: 2007

Edition: 2nd Impression

Sellers ID: 01340

ISBN: 0091920639

Condition: Very Good


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Born Fearless: From Kids' Home to SAS to Pirate Hunter - My Life as a Shadow Warrior

By: Campion, Phil

Price: £11.30

Publisher: UK., Quercus Publishing: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02718

ISBN: 0857383779

Condition: Very Good


Not dead yet. Not kidnapped, captured, tortured or killed. But he has come close. Meet ' Big ' Phil Campion. To his fellow operators he's a private military contractor. To you or me he's a mercenary, a soldier of fortune, a gun for hire, selling violence to the highest bidder. But to Big Phil it's all just another chapter in a life spent fighting in the shadows. There is light marking on the text block edge. View more info

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The Last Knight: The Twilight of the Middle Ages and the Birth of the Modern Era

By: Cantor, Norman F.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: U.S.A., Free Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02861

ISBN: 0743226887

Condition: Very Good


There may be no more fascinating historical period than the late fourteenth century in Europe. The Hundred Years' War ravaged the continent , yet gallantry, chivalry, and literary brilliance flourished in the courts of England and wales. It was a world in transition, soon to be replaced by the Renaissance and the Age of Exploration. There is a page (135) which as been missed in the guillotine as it is slightly longer than the rest. PLEASE NOTE: International economy sh... View more info

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Montgomery of Alamein

By: Chalfont, Alun

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., Weidenfeld and Nicolson: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02829

ISBN: 0297770810

Condition: Very Good


The figure that emerges from this book is one of the great paradoxes of recent military history - a general loved by his soldiers, feared by his enemies and heartily disliked by many of his contemporaries. The text block is grubby on its edges and the DJ although protected in plastic has tears and chips to its back panel. There is also a dedication in ink on the f.e.p. It is still a tight readable copy. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 i... View more info

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The Last Tudor King ; A Study of Edward VI.

By: Chapman, Hester.W.

Price: £13.55

Publisher: UK., Jonathan Cape Ltd: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02603

Condition: Good


Eward VI, succeeded his father Henry VIII at the age of nine and died three months before his sixteenth birthday. Historians have thought of him as a pathetic but not attractive figure, a sickly prig. The author takes a different view, she sees him as a lively , intelligent boy. Certainly the ' boy king' has never been so sympathetically and vividly presented as in this detailed portrait of him. The blue boards are lightly faded and there is an EX Libris label on the fro... View more info

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Korda: Britain's Only Movie Mogul: The Definitive Biography

By: Charles Drazin

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04175

ISBN: 0283063505

Condition: Very Good


Sir Alex Korda was one of the world's most important and charismatic movie moguls, he made movies that in their scale, glamour and sophistication equalled and often surpassed Hollywood. Drawing on a wealth of previously unpublished material, this biography was the first book to go behind the myths to reveal the many sides of one of the twentieth century's most intriguing figures. There is light creasing to the head of the spine on the D/W. A good clean and tidy book. View more info

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My Manchester United Years.

By: Charlton, Sir Bobby.

Price: £67.78

Publisher: London, Headline: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 00010

ISBN: 0755316193

Condition: Very Good


A 1st Edition secondhand book signed 'To Mark Bobby Charlton', not priced clipped. Both book and dustwrapper are in very good condition.In this first part of Sir Bobby Charlton's autobiography he describes his early life growing up in a tight- knit mining community in the North- East of England and charts his extraordinary career at Manchester United. View more info