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Armed service tribute

By: N/A

Price: $25.00


This homage to the icon of the rising sun badge embellished with a record of Australia's historic involvements. View more info

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Elizabeth Butler Battle Artist

By: Butler, Elizabeth

Price: $37.00

Publisher: UK, Fisher Press, 1993


Both Elizabeth's parents were interested in art and at an early age she was encouraged to paint and draw. At first Elizabeth concentrated on painting portraits and landscapes but after visiting France, where she saw paintings inspired by the Franco-Prussian War, she began to paint military subjects. In 1874 submitted a painting entitled the Roll Call to the Royal Academy in London - it was so popular it was taken on tour. In later conflicts Britons sought more encouragin... View more info

The National Army Museum Book of the Boer War

By: Carver, Field Marshal Lord

Price: $15.00

Publisher: UK, Pan Books, 2000


299pp with 3 photo sections, less than 500g to post. Published in co-operation with the famous National Army Museum, this quotes extensively from the Museum's unpublished archive of diaries, letters and documents. The text is complemented by unpublished photos from the Museum's collections. reviewer says >>> What makes Lord Carver's book so worthwhile is that he had access to soldiers' letters written at the time of the conflict. They give a vivid, fresh picture of the m... 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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To the Bitter End: Photographic History of the Boer War, 1899-1902

By: Lee, Emanoel

Price: $21.00

Publisher: UK, Penguin, 1986


226pp with multiple photos/maps throughout, 750g packed for posting, slight corner bump/crease. Hostilities between Britain and the Boer republics broke out just two years after the invention of the Folding Pocket Kodak, the first camera to use "cartridge film" and that could be afforded by ordinary men, such as troops serving in foreign territories. Emmanoel Lee's interest in South Africa's history and his passion for photography are combined in this valuable pi... View more info