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1 The War Years: Life in Britain During 1939 to 1945
Anderson, Janice Futura London 2007 0708807437 / 9780708807439 Hardback NEW NEW 4to - 10" Tall 
Brand new hardback. RRP. 15.99 - you save 9.00! 052636 
Price: 6.99 GBP

 
15 Plataea 479 BC: The most glorious victory ever seen
Shepherd, William ; illustrated by Peter Dennis Osprey Publishing 2012 1849085544 / 9781849085540 Soft cover New Book 
New paperback - excellent, fine condition. Illustrated in colour throughout, including full colour battlescenes. RRP. 14.99. 96pp. Save 35%. 304440 
Price: 9.74 GBP

 
 
2 Making a Killing : The Explosive Story of a Hired Gun in Iraq
Ashcroft, Captain James ; with Clifford Thurlow Virgin Books Ltd London 2006 1852273119 / 9781852273118 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. VG+ condition. A little bumped at the spine ends. Otherwise a clean tight copy. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. 241pp. 100985 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
16 Plataea 479 BC: The most glorious victory ever seen
Shepherd, William ; illustrated by Peter Dennis Osprey Publishing 2012 1849085544 / 9781849085540 Soft cover New Book 
New paperback - excellent, fine condition. Illustrated in colour throughout, including full colour battlescenes. RRP. 14.99. 96pp. Save 35%. 304441 
Price: 9.74 GBP

 
 
3 The Western Front - Part III, March 1917. Trench Scenery.
Bone, Muirhead Published by Authority From The Offices of Country Life Ltd London 1917 Soft cover Good Book Folio - over 12 - 15" tall 
Thin card covers, no dust jacket. Some light scattered foxing, mostly confined to the margins except Plate 56 (Distant Amiens) which has more noticeable foxing. Stapled binding. Staples rusted with slight marks showing through the covers. The binding has pulled at the last plate, exposing the staples. 20 plates. Part 3 of a 10-part publication depicting the Armed Forces in the First World War. Bone was appointed as Britain's first official war artist in May 1916. 31cm x 24cm. 103256 
Price: 28.50 GBP

 
17 Plataea 479 BC: The most glorious victory ever seen
Shepherd, William ; illustrated by Peter Dennis Osprey Publishing 2012 1849085544 / 9781849085540 Soft cover New Book 
New paperback - excellent, fine condition. Illustrated in colour throughout, including full colour battlescenes. RRP. 14.99. 96pp. Save 35%. 304442 
Price: 9.74 GBP

 
 
4 Medals of the British Army and How They Were Won: The Crimean Campaign
Carter, Thomas Groombridge and Sons London 1861 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Binding tatty. Ex-Library. Missing 2 plates of 6 (the last two are missing). Text complete. One page coming loose. pp. x, 185. Front inner hinge cracked. Sporadic foxing. Suitable as reading or reference copy only. 302703 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
18 Plataea 479 BC: The most glorious victory ever seen
Shepherd, William ; illustrated by Peter Dennis Osprey Publishing 2012 1849085544 / 9781849085540 Soft cover New Book 
New paperback - excellent, near fine condition. There is a tiny little bump to the top corner. Illustrated in colour throughout, including full colour battlescenes. RRP. 14.99. 96pp. Save 40%. 304444 
Price: 8.99 GBP

 
 
5 Medals of The British Army, and how they were won. Egypt, Peninsula, Waterloo, and South Africa.
Carter, Thomas Groombridge and Sons London 1841 Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Ex-library. Tatty binding. Splits to boards . Binding holds. Grubby marks to a few pages. All illustrations and text complete. A couple of the illustrations are listed as plates but are actually black and white line illustrations in the text. pp. 191 + plates. 302705 
Price: 30.00 GBP

 
19 Salamis 480 BC: The Naval Campaign that saved Greece
Shepherd, William ; illustrated by Peter Dennis Osprey Publishing 2010 1846036844 / 9781846036842 Soft cover New Book 
New paperback - excellent, fine condition. Illustrated in colour throughout, including full colour battlescenes. RRP. 14.99. 96pp. Save 35%. 304436 
Price: 9.74 GBP

 
 
6 Human Voices From The Russian Campaign Of 1812
Chuquet, Arthur ; translated by M. Harriet M. Capes Andrew Melrose, Ltd London 1913 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
No date of publication stated.[c.1913]. Brown cloth binding. A little rubbed at the spine ends and corners. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Contents clean except for some light foxing to endpapers. 296pp. 100786 
Price: 35.00 GBP

 
20 Salamis 480 BC: The Naval Campaign that saved Greece
Shepherd, William ; illustrated by Peter Dennis Osprey Publishing 2010 1846036844 / 9781846036842 Soft cover New Book 
New paperback - excellent, fine condition. Illustrated in colour throughout, including full colour battlescenes. RRP. 14.99. 96pp. Save 35%. 304437 
Price: 9.74 GBP

 
 
7 Echoes of War: Portraits of War From the Fall of Troy to the Gulf
Giddings, Robert (ed.) Bloomsbury London 1992 0747510458 / 9780747510451 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
2nd impression. pp. xii, 340. Publisher's original red boards. Binding tight and pages clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is faded at the spine. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 035947 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
21 Salamis 480 BC: The Naval Campaign that saved Greece
Shepherd, William ; illustrated by Peter Dennis Osprey Publishing 2010 1846036844 / 9781846036842 Soft cover New Book 
New paperback - excellent, fine condition. Illustrated in colour throughout, including full colour battlescenes. RRP. 14.99. 96pp. Save 35%. 304438 
Price: 9.74 GBP

 
 
8 The Shooting Gallery
Hunter, Gaz Gollancz London, United Kingdom 1998 0575065567 / 9780575065567 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The story of one man's life as a soldier with the SAS. Publisher's original blue boards. Both the book and jacket are in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Minor bruising to the spine ends. Otherwise clean and tight. Dust jacket not price clipped. 286pp. 004992 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
22 Anthem For Doomed Youth: Twelve Soldier Poets of the First World War
Stallworthy, Jon Constable & Robinson | the Imperial War Museum 2003 1841196355 / 9781841196350 Hardcover Fine Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Both the book and dust jacket are in excellent, fine condition. Dust jacket not price clipped [14.99]. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to orders with a delivery address outside the UK, as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will allow. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. 192pp. 102565 
Price: 21.00 GBP

 
 
9 Night Never Ending
Komorowski, Eugenjusz Andrei; Gilmore, Joseph L. Abelard London 1974 0200721550 / 9780200721554 Hardback Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Publisher's original black boards. A forwards lean to the spine. Some spotting / foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. The dust jacket is rubbed, particularly at the edges, has a few short tears to the edges and some foxing to the underside. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. x, 284. Night Never Ending is the true story of Komorowski's miraculous escape from the mass grave in which the elite of Poland's intelligensia were stacked after being methodically executed in April 1940. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 054573 
Price: 18.00 GBP

 
23 Imperial War Museum Book of Modern Warfare, The: British and Commonwealth Forces at War 1945-2000
Thompson, Major General Julian (edited by) Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd London, United Kingdom 2002 0283063645 / 9780283063640 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Publisher's original grey boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. Binding tight. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xxiii, 376. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 004990 
Price: 10.50 GBP

 
 
10 Brassey's War Annual 1
Laffin, John Brassey's Defence Publishers London 1986 008031211X / 9780080312118 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Glazed pictorial boards. In excellent, clean condition. Unmarked. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Binding tight. A very slight bump to the base of the spine. The Soviet occupation of Afghanistan, El Salvador, the Islamic Jihad, the Iraq-Iran war, Lebanon, Nicaragua and Northern Ireland are just some of the wars covered in this volume. pp. vii, 187. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 018935 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
24 Blackwater: A True Epic of the Sea
Tredree, H. L. George Ronald Hertfordshire 1958 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Publisher's original blue boards - some marks to the boards, mostly white marks to the rear board. The dust jacket is rubbed and chipped at the edges with grubby marks to the back cover. There is a small date stamp to the front endpaper, but no names or inscriptions. Pages clean and binding sound. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear film sleeve. 192pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 023611 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
11 Notes on European History for Army Candidates
Lipson, D. L. Blackie & Son London 1917 Softcover Good No Jacket 12mo - 6.75" Tall 
Limp green cloth binding. Two ink splodges on the front cover. Name inside in pencil. Foxing to outer page edges. 40pp. 047828 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
25 Tides of War: Eco-Disaster in the Gulf
Vine, Peter & McKinnon, Michael IMMEL Publishing London, United Kingdom 1992 0907151655 / 9780907151654 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Publisher's original black boards. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. 192pp. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 006612 
Price: 8.50 GBP

 
 
12 Great Battles of World War II: Military Encounters that Defined the Future
Mann, Chris (Editor) Parragon Bath, United Kingdom 2009 1407549138 / 9781407549132 Hardback Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Glazed pictorial boards. Very slight bumps to the spine ends and corners and light rubs to the corners of the dust jacket. Otherwise excellent condition. Clean, tight, unmarked. No names or inscriptions. A colourful introduction to 28 battles from 19399 to 1945. 240pp. A HEAVY book - overseas postage will be higher than our standard rate and will be charged at cost; NO extra charges for delivery within the UK mainland; small charge may apply to islands, N. Ireland and Scottish highlands. Discount available for collection from our North Oxfordshire retail shop. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 053557 
Price: 13.50 GBP

 
26 Death on a Distant Frontier, A Lost Victory 1944
Whiting, Charles Leo Cooper London 1996 0850525179 / 9780850525175 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
In very good clean condition throughout. No names, inscriptions or other marks. DJ not clipped. 162pp. 102095 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
13 Holocaust Memorial Berlin: Eisenman Architects
Rauterberg, Hanno (text by) ; photo essay by Helene Binet ; photo impressions by Lukas Wassmann Lars Muller Publishers 2005 3037780568 / 9783037780565 Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
English edition. Some very light marks to the boards. Inside in excellent unmarked condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Black and white photographs of the memorial are beautifully reproduced in this book; excellent quality. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to international orders with a delivery address outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO extra charges for delivery within the UK. 102518 
Price: 23.00 GBP

 
27 Day One: Before Hiroshima and After
Wyden, Peter Simon & Schuster New York 1984 0671461427 / 9780671461423 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Publisher's original binding; black cloth spine, red sides. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Some scratches to the back cover of the dust jacket. Otherwise in VG, clean condition. 412pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and it protects the jacket against wear. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 002965 
Price: 9.50 GBP

 
 
14 Douglas MacArthur: The Far Eastern General
Schaller, Michael Oxford University Press Inc. New York 1989 019503886X / 9780195038866 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Publisher's original binding - brown cloth spine, cream sides. Binding tight. In very good, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Spine of the dust jacket is just slightly faded. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xi, 320. Like most of our stock, we have this book at a lower price in our shop premises if you would like to call in. 002993 
Price: 10.50 GBP

     
 
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The Western Front - Part III, March 1917. Trench Scenery., Bone, Muirhead
The Western Front - Part III, March 1917. Trench Scenery.
Bone, Muirhead
28.50 GBP
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Anthem For Doomed Youth: Twelve Soldier Poets of the First World War, Stallworthy, Jon
Anthem For Doomed Youth: Twelve Soldier Poets of the First World War
Stallworthy, Jon
21.00 GBP
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Holocaust Memorial Berlin: Eisenman Architects, Rauterberg, Hanno (text by) ; photo essay by Helene Binet ; photo impressions by Lukas Wassmann
Holocaust Memorial Berlin: Eisenman Architects
Rauterberg, Hanno (text by) ; photo essay by Helene Binet ; photo impressions by Lukas Wassmann
23.00 GBP
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Death on a Distant Frontier, A Lost Victory 1944, Whiting, Charles
Death on a Distant Frontier, A Lost Victory 1944
Whiting, Charles
8.00 GBP
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Human Voices From The Russian Campaign Of 1812, Chuquet, Arthur ; translated by M. Harriet M. Capes
Human Voices From The Russian Campaign Of 1812
Chuquet, Arthur ; translated by M. Harriet M. Capes
35.00 GBP
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Night Never Ending, Komorowski, Eugenjusz Andrei; Gilmore, Joseph L.
Night Never Ending
Komorowski, Eugenjusz Andrei; Gilmore, Joseph L.
18.00 GBP
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Great Battles of World War II: Military Encounters that Defined the Future, Mann, Chris (Editor)
Great Battles of World War II: Military Encounters that Defined the Future
Mann, Chris (Editor)
13.50 GBP
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Echoes of War: Portraits of War From the Fall of Troy to the Gulf, Giddings, Robert (ed.)
Echoes of War: Portraits of War From the Fall of Troy to the Gulf
Giddings, Robert (ed.)
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