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ELIZABETH FARM PARRAMATTA; A HISTORY AND GUIDE

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Historic Houses Trust - N.S.W.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007578


Very Good condition. View more info

DAYS TO REMEMBER: AN ACCOUNT OF THE BOMBINGS OF HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Committee of Japanese Citizens: 1981

Edition: First Impression

Seller ID: 007716


Very Good condition. This book comprises a series of photographs from the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. View more info

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Highways and Byways in South Wales

By: N/A

Price: $80.00

Publisher: UK, Macmillan & Co. Ltd.: 1903

Seller ID: 008895


1908 Prize plate inside cover, cover red cloth with gilt embossed Brigend School badge, spine gilt titling & binding ridges, faux(?) leather corners, marbled end papers & compressed edges, 418pp with a multitude of illus throughout. View more info

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The Prince and Princess of Wales' Wedding Day

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Pitkin Pictorials Ltd.: 1981

Seller ID: 009471


The Prince and Princess of Wales' Wedding Day - 32 pp all in really pristine order; information re the day, the clothes - full page line art of Elizabeth Emanuel's design for Diana, info re the guests, the ceremony, many full page pics, inside cover is an ad for souvenir china cups, plates View more info

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Titanic

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: 009702


Titanic fans rejoice! Show your fandom in one of our quality 100% cotten, pre-shrunk tees, sizes XS to XXL. Post will be in a 500g satchel at usual rate. Help others to understand the dangers of travel at night when there's ice about & a shortage of lifeboats. View more info

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You Are Leaving...

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Seller ID: border


We'll create a border crossing t-shirt for you in homage to the famous Checkpoint Charlie in Berlin. View more info

AND THE WALLS CAME TUMBLING DOWN

By: Abernathy Ralph David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Harper Perennial: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002806


Clean pages, tight binding, no inscription. Clean cover. Autobiography of Ralph David Abernathy. View more info

PREVENTING WORLD WAR III: A REALISTIC GRAND STRATEGY

By: Abshire David M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harper & Row Publishers: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004343


Very Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. Inscription on fly. Clean black boards. Unclipped dustjacket. Clean compressed page edge. View more info

ONE COUNTRY: A BOLD PROPOSAL TO END THE ISRAELI-PALESTINIAN IMPASSE

By: Abunimah Ali

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Metropolitan Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007662


As New condition. "A creative, provocative approach to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict- one state for two peoples- that is sure to touch nerves on all sides." View more info

THE LAMBS OF LONDON

By: Ackroyd Peter

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Chatto & Windus - London: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 001744


"The Lambs of London brilliantly creates an urban world of scholars and entrepreneurs, actors and theatre managers, a world in which a clever son will stop at nothing to impress his showman father . A poignant, gripping novel of betrayal and deceit." Signed by author. View more info

VIETNAM ON FILM: FROM THE GREEN BERETS TO APOCALYPSE NOW

By: Adair Gilbert

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Proteus: 1981

Edition: first Edition

Seller ID: 006921


Very Good condition. A history of perspective, displayed through cinema. How the sunset ending of the Green Berets changes over time to a realisation of the carnage and despair that was the Vietnam War, encapsulated in Apolcalypse Now. View more info

NO TIME FOR GEISHAS

By: Adams and Popham

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Corgi Books: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 003022


Clean pages and tight binding. Inscription on inside front cover. Small mark and slight crease on front cover. "Geoffrey Adam's story of hopeless deprivation suffered at the hands of Japanese officers. It is also the story of the sheer determination and courahe that kept men alive through a period when 'tomorrow' was a time that for some might never arrive". View more info

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MASSACRE ON THE ROAD TO DUNKIRK

By: Aitken Leslie

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Patrick Stephens,: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007673


Very Good condition. A detailed history of the massacre by the Liebstandarte-SS regiment of the Royal Warwickshire regiment. View more info

Plain Tales from the Raj

By: Allen, Charles (ed)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: UK, Century Publishing Co. Ltd., London:

Seller ID: 008664


240 plus pages of bw & colour illust & a wealth of fascinating insights to a lifestyle that seemed ideal (if you were English I guess). Book is in really great order bar a wear spot to the papered cover. View more info

THE VICTORS: THE MEN OF WORLD WAR II

By: Ambrus Stephen E.

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Pocket Book Publications: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 007039


Very Good condition. An epic history of the Second World War. A celebration of a soldier's courage. View more info

Jane's Fighting Ships of World War II

By: Antony Preston (foreword)

Price: $44.00

Publisher: NY, Crescent Books: 1995

Seller ID: 010029


320pp, 1000+ illustrations, pp clean white well-bound, will be posted via 3kg package. View more info

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Ken Marschall's Art of Titanic

By: Archbold, Rick

Price: $130.00

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1998

Seller ID: 010964


1.6 kilos of Titanic-abilia, 160 crisp white oblong pp (30w X 28h), a first class cabin full of illustration & photos. The story of the Titanic has mesmerized the world & Ken Marschall has shown the world what the Titanic looked like. His breathtakingly accurate paintings of the legendary liner -- both in its majestic glory about to set sail on its maiden voyage and the haunting images of a ship in ruins -- have won accolades from fans around the world.Ken Marschall's Ar... View more info

The Royal Air Force, An Illustrated History

By: Armitage, Michael

Price: $33.00

Publisher: UK, BCA: 1993

Seller ID: 010250


Faults?? small creases to upper right corners of some middle pp that have been folded carelessly Armitage's text provides a complete history of the RAF, written by one its most distinguished officers. The study charts its development, expansion and challenges from fledgling days in 1918 to its present day status. The text explores interwar threats and experiments in airpower, and its massive expansion and action in World War II. The people involved and effect of changin... View more info

The Royal Air Force, An Illustrated History

By: Armitage, Michael

Price: $37.00

Publisher: UK, BCA: 1993

Seller ID: 010593


Great, great condition - book & dj - Armitage's text provides a complete history of the RAF, written by one its most distinguished officers. The study charts its development, expansion and challenges from fledgling days in 1918 to its present day status. The text explores interwar threats and experiments in airpower, and its massive expansion and action in World War II. The people involved and effect of changing technology on its role in war and peace are emphasized. 28... View more info

Get Rommel The Secret British Mission to Kill Hitler's Greatest General

By: Asher, Michael

Price: $17.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2004

Seller ID: 010894


ex-Swindon lib, usual stamps etc. In summer 1941 Erwin Rommel was Hitler's favourite general: he had driven the British out of Libya and stood poised to invade Egypt. He seemed unbeatable. So the British decided to have him killed. The British opened their counter-attack with a series of special forces raids, the first ever operation by the newly formed SAS. Rommel was one of the targets. Michael Asher reveals how poor planning and incompetence in high places led to disa... View more info