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By: Adam-Smith Patsy

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Thomas Nelson aUSTRALIA, 1984

Edition: First Edition

Heavy book, may incur additional postage. A history of how women have responded to war, from 1900 to 1945. View more info

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One Man's Jungle: A Biography of F.Spencer Chapman, D.S.O.

By: Barker, Ralph

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus, 1975

374pp, over 500g. Faults? repaired tear on dj, previous owner name. Reviewer says >>> Interesting biography of a largely forgotten explorer, war hero and educationalist, with occasional insights into the snobby British class system. Frederick Spencer Chapman, DSO & Bar, ED (10 May 1907 - 8 August 1971) was a British Army officer and World War II veteran, most famous for his exploits behind enemy lines in Japanese occupied Malaya. His medals include the following: the Pol... View more info


By: Brown A.H.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Budget Books, London, 1980

Edition: First Edition

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Trapp's War

By: Callison Brian

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Collins, 1974

Edition: First Edition

Brian Callison's novel tells of a battered old tug-boat in the Mediterranean and the terrifying mystery in which it finds itself involved on what should be its peaceful final trip. View more info



By: Carell Paul

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Harrap - London, 1964

Edition: First Edition

Clean, cream pages No inscription. One plate missing. Small brown markings on fly. Pale foxing on compressed page edge. Sturdy volume. Clean red boards with very slight fading on spine. Very thin indentation marks on front cover. Tight binding. Nice copy. "The story of the German Defeat in the East". Translated from the German by Ewald Osers. View more info


By: Davis Kenneth S.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Konecky and Konecky,

"A first hand account of Dwight D. Eisenhower from his early years in Texas through his military service in World War 11. It documents his training at West Point, his tour of duty in WW1 and then his meteoric rise as war leader and statesman in World War 11. View more info


By: Dunstone Max

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Blackie, London, 1959

Edition: First Edition

An adventure story set in England in 1804. A very good copy with NO FOXING, MARKS ETC. and UNCLIPPED PRICE View more info

The Mavericks : The Military Commanders who Changed the Course of History

By: Harvey, Robert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UK, Constable, 2008

442pp & a kilo for post. In an age of backroom generals who command from far behind troop lines, it is often forgotten that wars have been won or lost by the personality and leadership of a maverick commander. In twelve riveting portrait/chapters, best-selling historian, Robert Harvey, explores the mind and the action of such men. From the the Mediterranean sea Harvey investigates what makes a military commander different - a charismatic leader of men, rational under fir... View more info


By: Hibbert Christopher

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The Reprint Society, London, 1962

Well researched and presented biography. Includes b/w historical photographs. View more info

The Fight for Malaya The Jungle War of Maurice Cotterill

By: Holder R.W.

Price: $79.00

Publisher: KL, Editions Didier Millet Sdn Bhd, 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

A gripping chronicle of one man's survival in a period of chaos and deprivation, before the postwar progress of Malaysia towards independence and a new era. View more info

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Captain Bligh and Mr Christian: The Men and the Mutiny

By: Hough, Richard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: USA, E.p. Dutton & Co. Inc, New York, 1973

Edition: 1st

320pp, mapped endpapers & more than 500g to post. The Bounty set out in 1788 to transport breadfruit from Tahiti to the West Indies as a cheap source of food for slaves. But the combination of the tough discipline of Bligh and the attractions of life in the South Sea Islands drove Fletcher Christian and part of the crew to mutiny, and Bligh along with those loyal to him were set adrift in the ship's launch. Their remarkable 3,600-mile, open-boat voyage to Timor is one of... View more info

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You'll Be Sorry! Reflections of the Australian Women's Army Service from 1941-1945

By: Howard, Ann

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NSW Australia, Tarka, 1990

193 crisp pp & 700g packed to post. The wartime experiences of lots of individual Australian women who served in the Second World War. Tags > Women soldiers History. Australia World War, 1939-1945 Participation, Female. Australia World War, 1939-1945 Personal narratives, Australian. Australia. Army. Australian Women's Army Service History. Australia. Army. Royal Australian Corps of Signals. Oranje (Ship) View more info

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TO STOP A RISING SUN Reminiscences of Wartime In India and Burma

By: Humphreys Roy

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Alan Sutton Publishing UK, 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Very good condition, clean white pages, no foxing, unclipped dust jacket."A unique record of first-hand accounts recalling what life was really like for British servicemen and women in India, Burma and the Far East during the Second World War." Includes many black and white photographs. View more info

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RAJ The Making and Unmaking of British India

By: James Lawrence

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Little Brown & Company, 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Very well researched and presented recounted story of the development of modern India and Pakistan beginning with the British rule and departure in 1947. Book weighs over the 500gms standard postage. View more info

THE MARINE BOOK a Portrait of America's Military Elite

By: Lawliss Chuck

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Guild Publishing London, 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Chuck Lawliss, who served as a Marine during the Korean War, was given the virtual run of the Corps for almost six months in order to collect material for this study. The result is a unique book about a unique institution - a rich portrait that includes extensive accounts of the officer corps, Marine Aviation and the technological transformation of the Corps into a state of the art war machine. This book is a mine of military history information and includes casualtie... View more info