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Image for THE NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM BOOK OF THE TURKISH FRONT 1914-18

THE NATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM BOOK OF THE TURKISH FRONT 1914-18

By: Carver Field Marshal Lord

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Pan Books, London: 2004

Edition: 1st Soft Cover Edition

Seller ID: 2018005

ISBN: 0330491083

Condition: Good


Includes the Campaigns at Gallipoli, in Mesopotamia and in Palestine. B/w photographs support the text. View more info

Image for DIVER DIVER DIVER    RAF and American Fighter Pilots Battle the V-1 Assault Over South-East England 1944-1945

DIVER DIVER DIVER RAF and American Fighter Pilots Battle the V-1 Assault Over South-East England 1944-1945

By: Cull Brian with Lander Bruce

Price: $46.00

Publisher: Grubb Street, London: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012129

ISBN: 190494339x

Condition: Excellent


In this significant work, respected historians detail every known success by the defending pilots of over 13 nationalities and where detected record all locations and casualties of V-1 impacts in London and the South-east. In doing so they rely heavily not only on official documents both German and Allied and combat reports but also on the vital accounts of the pilots themselves and those on the ground. A very well researched and presented text. View more info

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HEROIC VOICES OF THE SPANISH CIVIL WAR Memories from the International Brigades

By: Darman Peter

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New Holland, UK: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012006

ISBN: 1847734693

Condition: New Book


"In Heroic Voices of the Spanish Civil War, Peter Darman draws on the oral history archives held by the Imperial War Museum as well as original sources never previously seen in print. These include letters, diaries and first-person accounts of more than 200 members of the International Brigades, telling their extraordinary stories of those who risked whtheir lives to fight in this bloody and brutal battle between Fascist and Communist forces." NEW BOOK View more info

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LOOSE CANNONS 101 Myths, Mishaps and Misadventurers of Military History

By: Donald Graeme

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Osprey Publishing UK: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012137

ISBN: 1846033772

Condition: As New


Was Hitler really a mono-testicular vegetarian obsessed by the Occult? How effective was the CIA's scheme to infiltrate the Kremlin using cats with listening devices" Was Napoleon really shorter than average and did he die prematurely as was forecast would happen? These and many more military mishaps and misconceptions are explored in this entertaining expose of long held myths that we generally hold to be the unvarnished truth. View more info

Image for WEARY  The Life of Sir Edward Dunlop AND The War Diaries of WEARY DUNLOP

WEARY The Life of Sir Edward Dunlop AND The War Diaries of WEARY DUNLOP

By: Dunlop E.E.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Viking, Australia: 1997

Seller ID: 2012012

ISBN: 0670878693

Condition: Good


Two books in the one volume. name and inscription, clean copy Includes maps, photographs and sketches. View more info

Image for TALIBAN  The True Story of the World's Most Feared Guerrilla Fighters

TALIBAN The True Story of the World's Most Feared Guerrilla Fighters

By: Fergusson James

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Bantam Press, London: 2012

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 2012015

ISBN: 0593066340

Condition: New Book


A fascinating account of the extraordinary story of the Taliban in Afghanistan - required reading for anyone who wishes to understand the seemingly intractable conflict in Afghanistan and its consequences for us all. View more info

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BRITISH AIRBORNE TROOPS 1940-45

By: Gregory Barry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Double Day & Company Us: 1974

Edition: 1st American Edition

Seller ID: 2012432

ISBN: 0385042477

Condition: Very Good


"This systematically arranged book deals comprehensively with the training, insignia, organisation, weapons, equipment, air transport, military operations and unit histories of British airborne forces. Well researched and presented. View more info

MEMOIR OF A FASCIST CHILDHOOD A Boy in Mosley's Britain

By: Grundy Trevor

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Heineman UK: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012024

ISBN: 0434004677

Condition: Excellent


A moving and historically important account of growing up during World War Two in a family who supported fascism and the leader Oswald Mosley. View more info

Image for DEFIANCE AT SEA  History's Greatest Naval Battles

DEFIANCE AT SEA History's Greatest Naval Battles

By: Guttman Jon

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Rigel Publications, London: 2004

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 2017009

ISBN: 1898799776

Condition: Good


Four hundred years of war at sea are brought to life in the classic collection. Fourteen naval battles are recounted including Grenville's lone Revenge against the Spanish fleet in 1591 to the persistence of the Argentinian submarine against the ?British in the Falklands in 1982. Includes b/w photographs and illustrations supporting the text. View more info

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IDENTIFICATION FRIEND OR FOE The Story of Aircraft Recognition

By: Hamilton Tim

Price: $23.00

Publisher: HMSO Publications: 1994

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 2012016

ISBN: 0112904963

Condition: Good


"Tim Hamilton traces for the first time the complex history of aircraft recognition. Extracting from official documents complete with all their political meanderings and from restricted service publications it exposes both the successes and the tragic mistakes which have coloured the development of aircraft recognition from 1914 until the wind down in 1946. Many Illustrations, maps, drawings, photographs and diagrams. View more info

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BATTLEFIELDS OF THE SECOND WORLD WAR

By: Holmes Richard

Price: $12.00

Publisher: BBC Books, Uk: 2003

Seller ID: 2012010

ISBN: 0563488123

Condition: Good


Very well researched and presented with campains including El Alamein, Mont Cassino, Operation Market Garden and the RAF's bomber offensive against Germany. includes b/w photographs. clean copy, no names View more info

MUTINY In the British and Commonwealth Forces, 1797-1956

By: James Lawrence

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Buckand Enright, London: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012104

ISBN: 0907675700

Condition: Excellent


Based on intensive reserach from official sources, contemporary papers and first-hand accounts some of it never published before here at last is a compassionate and readable study of a shamefully concealed phenomenon. From Spithead mutiny of 1797, the revolt of Sudanese troops in Uganda in 1898 to the British forces in Etaples in 1917. View more info

UNHOLY WAR The Vatican's Role in the Rise of Modern Anti-Semitism

By: Kertzer David I

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Macmillan London Limited: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012022

ISBN: 0333780426

Condition: Excellent


"Kertzer's dispassionate narrative documents the determination of successive popes to spread and justify the enduring hatred and persecution of the Jews. Beginning in 1815 with the reconstruction of ghettos in the Papal States, it examines the ways in which papal edicts dramatically limited Jewish freedom. " View more info

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DECEPTION Pakistan, the United States and the Secret Trade in Nujclear Weapons

By: Levy Adrian and Scott-Clark Catherine

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Walker Publishing, New York: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Remainder Mark on Lower Page Margin

Seller ID: 2012470

ISBN: 0802715540

Condition: Excellent


This text tells the startling story of America's role over three decades and five administrations in aiding and abetting the nuclear ambitions of the "Axis of Evil". View more info

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FIGHTING THROUGH TO KOHIMA A Memoir of War in India & Burma

By: Lowry Michael

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Pen & Sword Military, UK: 2008

Seller ID: 2012019

ISBN: 1844158020

Condition: New Book


After joinging up in 1939 with the Queen's Royal Regiment, Mike Lowry was posted to the North West Frontier of India where he cut his military teeth chasing Pathan tribesman bandit gangs for two years. He went on to fight with his Battalion against the Japanese in Burma in the Arakan region and then at Kohima . A fascinating and inspiring memoir of courage and bravery. NEW BOOK View more info

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BRITISH MILITARY GREATS

By: Merulla Annabel and Wenborn Neil

Price: $30.00

Publisher: CasselL & Co London: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012108

ISBN: 1844034216

Condition: Excellent


This isn't meant to be a definitive list of the military greats in British History, it represents nominations of some of the best known writers, historians and commentations and include the Duke of Wellington, Winston Churchill and Florence Nightingale. View more info

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THE CAMBRIDGE ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF WARFARE

By: Parker Geoffrey Edited By

Price: $70.00

Publisher: BCA London: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2016012

ISBN: 0521440734

Condition: Excellent


This text provides a detailed and highly visual account of war in the West from antiquity to the 20th century. It is a very well researched and uniquely presented work and a reference point for those interested in the battles, campaigns, strategies and fighting techniques which have shaped our world. View more info

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WELLINGTON'S SMALLEST VICTORY

By: Peter Hofschroer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Faber - London: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012068

ISBN: 0571217680

Condition: Good


Well researched and showing a side of Wellington which has been until now little known. View more info

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SEA WAR 1939-1945

By: Piekalkiewicz Janusz

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Blandford Press, London: 1987

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 2012196

ISBN: 0713716657

Condition: Very Good


Sea War is a very well researched and presented account ofr every theatre and every major event in which one of the combatant navies took part during world war 11, Factual, objective and absorbing, Sea War draws on sources as diverse as official reports, propaganda documents and press accounts. With 307 illustrations this is an indispensable reference source for historians of the Second World War and for all those interested in naval history. View more info

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HITLER'S MEDITERANEAN CAMPAIGN IN WORLD WAR 11

By: Porch Douglas

Price: $37.00

Publisher: CasselL London: 2005

Edition: 1st Soft Cover Edition

Seller ID: 2012007

ISBN: 0304367052

Condition: As New


AS New "This book covers every aspect of the Mediterranean conflict from the Italian attack on Greece in 1940 right through to the advance on the Gothic Line in northern Italy towards the end of the war. Includes b/w photos and maps of the campaingns View more info