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LOCKSLEY

By: Chase Nicholas

Price: $18.00

Publisher: HEINEMANN, lONDON, 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012296


Filled with the sounds of battle, the brilliant pageantry of court and set in the Middle Ages, this is an absorbing narrative of excitement and romance. View more info

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Harvest of the Cold Months

By: David, Elizabeth

Price: $44.00

Publisher: UK, Michael Joseph: 1994

Seller ID: 010479


At the time of her death in 1992 David was working on this epic study of the use of ice, the ice-trade and the early days of refrigeration, which was published posthumously in 1994 as Harvest of the Cold Months.‘An awe-inspiring feat of detective scholarship, the literally marvellous story of how human beings came to ingest lumps of flavoured frozen matter for pleasure' Independent on Sunday‘This survey of the use of ice in cookery takes us on a fascinating journey f... View more info

FLASHMAN ON THE MARCH

By: Fraser George MacDonald

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Harper Collins, London: 2005

Edition: 1st UK

Seller ID: 012927


Another of Fraser's brilliant adventures, this time to a remote unknown kingdom in Africa. View more info

FLASHMAN ON THE MARCH

By: Fraser George MacDonald

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins Publishers: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011702


First Edition, 750g packed for posting, 317pp of text, then biblio info, map/illust endpapers. 8vo. original burgundy textured paper boards, gilt titling on spine, vg dustwrapper. The book's plot >>> A reluctant military hero, Flashman plays a key part in most of the defining military campaigns of the 19th century, despite trying his utmost to escape them all. Many have marvelled at General Napier's daring 1868 expedition through the treacherous peaks and bottomless chas... View more info

Flashman and the Dragon

By: Fraser, George MacDonald

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Collins Harvill: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012111


Unclipped dj, 320 pp. & a touch under 500g. Faults? upper right corner of about 10 pp has been turned (we have a nicer copy) Flashman and the Dragon is a 1985 novel by George MacDonald Fraser. It is the eighth of the Flashman novels. Presented within the frame of the supposedly discovered historical Flashman Papers, this book describes the bully Flashman from Tom Brown's School Days. The papers are attributed to Flashman, who is not only the bully featured in Thomas Hug... View more info

Flashman and the Dragon

By: Fraser, George MacDonald

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Collins Harvill: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012800


Book is 320 crisp pp, just under 500g to post. Flashman and the Dragon is a 1985 novel by George MacDonald Fraser. It is the eighth of the Flashman novels. Presented within the frame of the supposedly discovered historical Flashman Papers, this book describes the bully Flashman from Tom Brown's School Days. The papers are attributed to Flashman, who is not only the bully featured in Thomas Hughes' novel, but also a well-known Victorian military hero. The book begins with... View more info

ALAMEIN

By: Gale Iain

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Harper Collins, London: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012290


Alamein was a battle of strong characters. The famous battle commander, Rommel and the relatively untested new British commander, Montgomery leading their men through an extraordinary eleven day battle, in unforgiving terrain amid the swirling sandstorms and the desert winds. View more info

Flashman on the March

By: George Macdonald Fraser

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Harper Collins Publishers: 2005

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011526


First Edition, 750g packed for posting, 317pp of text, then biblio info, map/illust endpapers. 8vo. original burgundy textured paper boards, gilt titling on spine, vg dustwrapper (upper right corners a little bumped. dj unclipped. Author signature on a paste-in on the title page (sticker COA on cover), signature alone, no inscription. The book's plot >>> A reluctant military hero, Flashman plays a key part in most of the defining military campaigns of the 19th century, ... View more info

INFANTRY AT WAR 1939-1945

By: King J.B And Batchelor John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Phoebus:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002854


Magazine without date. Clean pages and no inscription. "Purnell's History of the World Wars Special". Clean cover with a little wear. "yet without the infantryman there would be no battle - and for him war is more than outlines and statistics". View more info

HIGHWAYS TO A WAR

By: Koch Christopher J.

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Viking/Penguin UK: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Book Weighs Over 500 Gms

Seller ID: 012287


Christopher Koch's haunting new novel Highways to a War tells the story of Australian Michael Langford, a brilliant, risk taking combat photographer who has stolen into Khmer Rouge Cambodia on an unexplained quest and disappeared. View more info

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Brave Enemies: A Novel of Love and the American Revolution

By: Morgan, Robert

Price: $14.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Harper Collins: 2004

Seller ID: 011970


Brave Enemies: A Novel of the American Revolution > 312 pp, under 500g to post. In the 1780s, unrest ruled the Carolinas. Settlers were arriving to clear forest glades and ridges as the Cherokees withdrew; British forces were pillaging as the patriots mustered for battle. Robert Morgan's stunning new novel tells a story of two young people caught in the chaos and war raging in the wilderness. Brave Enemies is a story of romance and enduring love, of the struggle to build... View more info

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The Infidel

By: Shepherd, Bob

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster: 2010

Seller ID: 012307


373 thrilling pp & 700g to post. When Islamic militants infiltrate an elite British counter-narcotics programme, disaster is averted thanks to SAS veterans John Patterson and Dusty Miller. But when fallout from the affair threatens to topple the West's fragile Afghan alliance and expose failings inside the UK's new crime fighting agency, John and Dusty suddenly find themselves on the wrong side of the law. Alone and on the run, one place on earth holds the key to their ... View more info

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THE MULE ON THE MINARET

By: Waugh Alec

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cassell lONDON: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011856


Although The Mule on the Minaret is fiction, it springs from the author's wartime experiences. The book is set in Lebanon where professor Noel Reid is posted in 1941 to the Intelligence unit. Here he joins forces with Nigel Farrar, boss of MI 5 in Beirut and is soon involved in complex plans to suborn hand-picked Lebanese for service in the Allied cause, mainly to relay misleading information to the Germans in Istanbul. View more info