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DEATH OR GLORY The Last Commando

By: Asher Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Michael Joseph, London: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012023

ISBN: 0718154975

Condition: Excellent


"In the heat of battle you have two choices death or glory" A Sergeant Tom Caine Novel. Based in the scorched desert sands of North Africa, Libya, 1942 View more info

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BECAUSE YOU DIED Poetry and Prose of the First World War and After

By: Brittain Vera

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Virago, Great Britain: 2010

Seller ID: 2012117

ISBN: 1844084140

Condition: Very Good


A collection of Vera Brittain's poetry and prose, some of it never published before, commemorates the men she loved - her fiance, brother and two close friends, who served and died in the First World War. View more info

LOCKSLEY

By: Chase Nicholas

Price: $18.00

Publisher: HEINEMANN, lONDON, 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012296

ISBN: 434122173

Condition: Excellent


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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GALLOWS THIEF

By: Cornwell Bernard

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Harper Collins,lONDON: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012184

ISBN: 0007127154

Condition: Excellent


Set in London in the early 1800's this is another thrilling novel from the perennial pen of Bernard Cornwell. 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

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0000719739X

Condition: Excellent


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

Condition: Very Good/Good


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

Condition: Excellent


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

ISBN: 0007278675

Condition: Excellent


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

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RULES OF WAR

By: Gale Iain

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harper Collins, London: 2004

Seller ID: 2012143

ISBN: 978000723562

Condition: Very Good


The 1706 Battle of Ramillies was a great victory for the British army. But to Captain Jack Steel standing at the head of his Grenadiers, sinking into the Swampy ground, at odds with his Allied partners and receiving contradictory orders, it is hard to see Lord Marlborough's grand stratagem. Jack Steel is a splendid hero. View more info

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ALAMEIN

By: Gale Iain

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Harper Collins,LONDON: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012149

ISBN: 0007278675

Condition: Excellent


In October 1942 the allies were in real difficulties, Germany and its Axis partners seemed to be triumphant everywhere. It was in North Africa that the stand was made, that the tide of World War Two began to turn. View more info

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MAN OF HONOUR

By: Gale Iain

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harper Collins, London: 2008

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 2012285

ISBN: 0007201079

Condition: Very Good


The first in the stunning series featuring Jack Steel. Steel is tasked with rescuing a letter whose controversial contents could destroy the Duke of Marlborough. 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

Condition: Excellent/Very Good


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

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THE ODIN MISSION

By: Holland James

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Corgi Books lONDON: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012155

ISBN: 0552157368

Condition: Good


It is April 1940 andthe Nazi Bligzkrieg delivers a hammer blow to defenceless Norway. The few remaining British troops retreat in the face of a remorseless German advance. For Sergeant Jack Tanner and his stranded patrol, it is a desperate rearguard action . View more info

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BIGGLES FLIES NORTH

By: Johns Captain W. E.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1951

Seller ID: 2012416

Condition: Good/very Good


The tenth title in the Biggles series. Includes 6 illustrations. View more info

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JOSEPH a Major Novel on the Life of Stalin

By: Jones Mervyn

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Sphere Books, London: 1972

Seller ID: 2012124

ISBN: 0722150784

Condition: Excellent


"A superlative novel, It conveys the passage of history, the growth of a man and of a revolution, the betrayal of that revolution, the mood of a nation, there must be few serious readers who will fail to be gripped and moved by it", Michael Foot, Books and Bookmen 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

Condition: Good to Very Good


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

ISBN: 0670861553

Condition: Excellent


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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MERCENARIES The Epic Story of a True Band of Brothers

By: Ludlow Jack

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Allen & Busby London: 2008

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 2012011

ISBN: 0749010835

Condition: As New


1033 on the Norman/French Border. The sons of Lancred de Hauteville are following in their father's footsteps. View more info

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FORTUNES OF WAR Volume 11 The Levant Trilogy

By: Manning Olivia

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Penguin, Australia: 1988

Seller ID: 2012167

ISBN: 0140082956

Condition: Very Good


Name in front. This unputdownable story of a wartime marriage opens in the Cairo of 1942 which is seething with rumours of a bloody desert campaign. View more info