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The kings Royal Rifle Corps Chronicle 1942

By: N/A

Price: £12.00

Publisher: winchester, warren andson ltd: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01602

Condition: Poor


A chronicle of the kings royal rifle corps it has got maps and photo.The back is broken the spine is only just holding on, but the book is full of detail.the cover pages detached. 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

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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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 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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A Very Unimportant Officer

By: Alexander Stewart

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04420

ISBN: 0340977116

Condition: Near Fine


This book is a detailed and intimate account of the experience of an ordinary officer on the front line in France and Flanders throughout 1916 and 1917. It gives us a fascinating insight into the horrors and absurdities of trench life. A good, clean and square copy. View more info

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Signal-Close Action!

By: Alexander, Kent

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Hutchinson: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03318

ISBN: 0091213304

Condition: Good


This is the seventh Rich Bolitho novel. There are rumours of a massive French armada and of the latest type of artillery - Bolitho's orders are to seek out the enemy and to discover the intentions of his growing force. There is foxing to the top of the text block. The D/W shows signs of edge and cornerwear and creasing to the front fold down. 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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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

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Great Generals of the Napoleonic Wars

By: Andrew Uffindell

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Spellmount: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04538

ISBN: 1862274363

Condition: Very Good


Andrew Uffindell's ground-breaking book reassesses twelve of the outstanding generals of the Napoleonic wars. Never before have all the great generals been described in depth in the same volume, and their extraordinary contrasts provide a powerful insight into the meaning of military greatness. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Great Commanders and Their Battles

By: Anthony Livesey

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Angus: 1987

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04642

ISBN: 1861606222

Condition: Very Good


This book brings you twenty famous victories won by a broad cross-section of history's most outstanding commanders. Spanning more than two thousand years of Warfare. A good , clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Great Escape

By: Anton Gill

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Review: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04584

ISBN: 0755310373

Condition: Very Good


Drawing on meticulous research carried out for the trial, interviews with the families and friends of the murdered men and with surviving veterans of the camp. Anton Gill provides us with a definitive account of this legendary breakout and its aftermath. The text block is tanned and the d/w has some creasing. View more info

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Crete

By: Antony Beevor

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, John Murray Publishers Ltd: 2015

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04391

ISBN: 0719568315

Condition: Very Good


In this book, Acclaimed historian and author of Stalingrad, Anthony Beevor vividly reconstructs the epic Second World War struggle for Crete. The soft covers shows light wear to its extremities. View more info

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D-Day: The Battle for Normandy

By: Antony Beevor

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04447

ISBN: 067088703X

Condition: Very Good


Making use of overlooked and new material from over thirty archives in a half a dozen countries, D-Day is the most vivid and well-researched account yet of the Battle of Normandy. Anthony Beevor's gripping narrative conveys the true experience of war. A d/w shows wear to its extremities and corners, and there is light tanning to the text block. View more info