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The Guide to the Battlefields of Europe

By: Chandler, David

Price: £9.04

Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire., Wordsworth Military Library: 1998

Edition: Reprint.

Sellers ID: 01626


This guide will appeal to the serious student of military history, the traveller and the armchair campaigner. View more info

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Hitler's Piano Player.confidant of Hitler,ally of FDR.

By: Conradi Peter.

Price: £9.04

Publisher: Gerald Duckworth.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00098


Newly declassified documents,interviews with suviving members of Hansfstaengl's family, and original writings by Ernst Hansfstaengl himself, Peter Conradi recounts the remarkable life and histories, personal link between Hitler and FDR.There is a small tear to front d/w fold on the top front View more info

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Gurkhas at War: The Gurkha Experience in Their Own Words, World War II to the Present

By: Cross, J.P.; Gurung, Buddhiman

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK, Greenhill Books: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03111


The Gurkhas are a famed but mysterious band of warriors whose story has always been told by outsiders. For the first time , Gurkha at War, the result of an in-depth interviews with Gurkha soldiers past and present, depicts key military campaigns of the twentieth century in the words of the men who were there. A clean ,tight copy. PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90days to arrive. View more info

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Battle of Britain

By: Deighton, Len

Price: £10.84

Publisher: London, Johnathan Cape Ltd.: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 00676


Bringing to bear all his skills as a war historian, novelist and designer, Len Deighton enables the reader to relive the past and experience what it meant to live forty years ago when Britain stood alone in the face of tyranny. View more info

Montgomery of alamein

By: Field-Marshal the Viscount Montgomery of Alamein K.G G.C.B D.S.O

Price: £10.84

Publisher: lONDON, b.c.A: 1973

Sellers ID: 01757


This is a book Club copy of this autobiography by Montgomery of Alamein The book is bumped on top of spine and cover has tears and chipped. View more info

Craufurd's Light Division: The Life of Robert Craufurd & His Command of the Light Division

By: Fletcher, Ian.

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK, Spellmount, 1991.: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02142


Robert Craufuld was one of the finest officers in Wellington's Army. Craufurd's Light Division tells the story of ' Black Bob ' from his early days in Europe, India and Ireland, to South America and finally to the peninsular. It examines the reason behind his black temper, and how it got him into ' scrapes ' in the field which clouded an otherwise a glorious military career . There is a small mark on the f.e.p. View more info

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The Battle of the Somme: A Topographical History

By: Gliddon, Gerald

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK., Sutton Publishing Ltd: 1998

Edition: 4th Impression.

Sellers ID: 02440


This book ( originally published as When the Barrage Lifts ) has proved a necessary addition to the library of any student of the First World War and an essential handbook for the increasing number of visitors to the battlefield. It is the indispensable guide to the Battle of the Somme. View more info

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Mutiny: A History of Naval Insurrection

By: Guttridge, Leonard F.

Price: £13.01

Publisher: UK, Ian Allan Publishing: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03065


Nothing is more terrifying to a seagoing captain than the spectre of mutiny, and nothing more riveting than mutinous deeds. The author provides a casebook of mutinies that have occurred over the past two hundred years. Peopled with colourful characters and filled with suspense, ' Mutiny ', brings these dramatic and often bloody events to life. The D/W shows light shelf-wear to its extremities, and creasing to the spine ends PLEASE NOTE; International economy shipping is ... View more info

Catastrophe : Europe goes to War 1914

By: Hastings Max

Price: £10.84

Publisher: london UK, William Collins Ltd: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01976


This book offers some answers to the huge and fascinating question 'what happened to Europe in 1914?' His narrative pricks myths and offers some striking and controversial judgements. The D/W has been priced clipped. View more info

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Soult: Napoleon's maligned Marshal

By: Hayman, Sir Peter.

Price: £14.46

Publisher: UK, Arms & Armour Ltd: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02171


Two opposing views are held of Marshal Soult. Some condemn him as an under - educated, over deferential character of unspectacular talent - military or politically. yet others will note that he was head of Government for as long as anyone in French history and was capable of great flair and organisation. View more info

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British Infantry of the Napoleonic Wars

By: Haythornthwaite .Philip J.

Price: £10.84

Publisher: London, Arms and Armour Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00821


The author is a historical consultant and has written some two dozen books on military history. Many of these concern the Napoleonic era, a period that he has researched deeply and on which he is acknowledged as an expert View more info

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The Western Front.

By: Holmes, Richard.

Price: £9.04

Publisher: UK, BBC world Books Ltd: 1999

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 02549


For most British people , the First World War was the Western Front, the trench line stretching from the Swiss Frontier to the North Sea. It was there that the majority of the nearly nine million British and Dominion soldiers who enlisted during the war served and where most of the 947000 who were killed met there deaths. Inthis richly detailed and authoritative book . The author skilfully clarifies the complexities of the Western Front, highlighting the political, milit... View more info

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How Far from Austerlitz? Napoleon 1805-1815.

By: Horne, Alistair

Price: £36.14

Publisher: UK, Macmillan: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 02143


Austerlitz was Napoleon's greatest victory, the battle of which he was most proud, the culmination of what is undisputedly one of the greatest campaigns of all time. It was also one of the last battles over which tactically he could exercise total control.Set within the saga of Napoleon's entire career, and illuminating the road that led from the triumph of Austerlitz to ulitmate defeat. This book is signed and there is light creasing and rippling to the D/w. View more info

The Battle of Britain the Jubilee History

By: Hough Richard & Denis Richards

Price: £10.84

Publisher: London, John Curtis & Hodder & Stoughton: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00499


High above the warm summer fields,Churchill's few fought with unsupassed courage and skill. The air crews incliding the priceless element of pilots from the commonwealth as well as vengeful young men from the overrun nations of Europe,suffered dreadful losses.But this prolonged battle in the skies could only be won with the unremitting support of thousands of ciizens on the ground. The battle was a national crusade that united the British people and was followed with awe... View more info

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Warrior Race: A History of the British at War

By: James, Lawrence

Price: £10.84

Publisher: U.S.A., St. Martin's Press: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02904


Modern Britain is a nation shaped by wars. The boundaries of its separate parts are the outcome of conquest and resistance. The author investigates the role played by war in the making of Britain. Drawing on the latest historical and archaeological research he charts the full reach of British military history, the impact of Roman military occupation ; the monarchy's struggle for mastery of the British Isles; the civil wars of the seventeenth century; the " total war " ex... View more info

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Great Battles : Decisive Conflicts That Have Shaped History

By: Jorgensen Christer

Price: £10.84

Publisher: Bath Somerset., Parragon: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00921


Great Battles introduces 30 major battles from the Ancient era to the present day.Beginning with the battle of Marathon (490 BC ) , where a combined force of Greeks defeated a much larger Persian invasion force,the book covers key battles right up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq bu US led coalition forces. The D/W has a small crease to the top of the spine. View more info

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The Boer War

By: Judd Denis / ludovic Kennedy

Price: £10.84

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates /Grenada Publishing Ltd: 1977

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 01083


This book deals clearly and vividly with the complex issues, stirring events and varied personalities that go to make up the Boer War. View more info

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The Making of the British Army.

By: Mallinson, Alan

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK, Bantam Press: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03629


From the Army's origins at the battle of Edgehill to the conflict in Afghanistan, this is history at its most relevant - and most dramatic. In this sweeping account of nearly 400 years of military history, former soldier Alan Mallinson looks at how the Army's past has made it one of the most effective fighting forces in the world today. A fine, clean tight copy. View more info

Like Wolves on the Fold .

By: Mike Snook.

Price: £10.84

Publisher: UK, Greenhill Books: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02005


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The Battle for Europe

By: Nesbit Roy Conyers

Price: £10.84

Publisher: Stroud Gloucestershire, Sutton Publishing Ltd .: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00842


The bold campaign to liberate Western Europe from Nazi tyranny was the outcome of years of meticulous planning by the Western Allies.Eleven months of vicious fighting followed the allied landings in Normandy on 6th June 1944. In this book breathtaking images of the battle for Europe and the final destruction of Hitlers 1,000 - year reich are underpinned by a consise narrative account of the campaigns that led eventually to victory in the West.In the D/W has some rippling... View more info