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The kings Royal Rifle Corps Chronicle 1942

By: N/A

Price: £10.79

Publisher: winchester, warren andson ltd: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01602


A chronicle of the kings royal rifle corps it has got maps and photo.The back is broken the spine is only just holding on, but the book is full of detail. View more info

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Trafalgar: The Biography of a Battle

By: Adkins, Roy A.

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., Little, Brown & Company: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02678


In this book the author embraces the battle, its prelude and its aftermath, in narrative that is at once scholarly and breathtakingly exciting. This was the great deciding conflict of the Napoleonic Wars - one that Roy Atkins describes, with use of many newly published first -hand accounts, in mesmerising , blow-by-blow detail. PLEASE NOTE: Economy shipping ( 2nd class) to World zones 1 and 2 is by sea and will take between 60 and 90 days to arrive. View more info

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The War For All The Oceans: From Nelson at the Nile to Napoleon at Waterloo

By: Adkins, Roy;

Price: £14.83

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown.co.uk: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02923


Brought vividly to life by the words and stories of people caught up in the conflict, this is a sweeping history of the years of naval warfare that set the balance of power in Europe for the following century. Encompassing gallant duels between single ships, bloody battles between huge fleets, daring coastal raids, amphibious assaults on naval bases and the subtleties of espionage and naval intelligence, this global conflict truly was ' The War for all the Oceans.' There... View more info

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The Pacific : Hell was an Ocean away

By: Ambrose, Hugh

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., Canongate Books Ltd: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02651


These are the true stories of the men who put their lives on the line for their country, who were dispatched to the other side of the world to fight an enemy who preferred suicide to surrender. men who suffered hardship and humiliation in POW camps; men who witnessed casualties among soldiers and civilians alike; men whose medals came at a shocking price - a price paid in full by all. There is some light spotting to the text block edge. Please note; standard shipping (2n... View more info

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The Grunts.

By: Anderson Charles R.

Price: £10.79

Publisher: Presidio Press: 1984

Edition: 5th Printing.

Sellers ID: 00095


The Vietnam War was the event that blooded another American generation.It was for them what Bunker Hil,Gettisberg,Belleau Wood and Guadalcanal were to earlier generation's...This is a secondhand book in hard covers in good condition ,the dustwrapper is rubbed on corners and bottom and top of spine edges. View more info

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The Mitrokhin

By: Andrew Christopher and Vasili Mitrokhin

Price: £13.49

Publisher: London, Allen Lane /penguin: 1999

Edition: 5 Ed

Sellers ID: 01477


A very heavy book all about the KGB in europe and the west. View more info

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The World at War: Revised and Expanded Edition.

By: Arnold-Forster, Mark.

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK., Book Club Association.: 1981

Edition: Book Club Edition

Sellers ID: 02646


The World at War was originally written to accompany the Thames Television series of the same name, but since it was first published in 1973 the book has proved to have a life of its own. This fully revised edition explores the far reaching consequences of the war up to the present day. The text block shows spotting and staining to the front edge and the DJ has been taped to the front and back paste downs of the boards. the... View more info

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Forgotten Voices of the Second World War.

By: Arthur, Max

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Ebury Press Ltd: 2004

Edition: 4th Edition

Sellers ID: 02342


Here , in the raw, are the personal experiences of ordinary men and women from around the world, including British, Irish, French, German, American, Japanese, Australian and New Zealand accounts. Between them, their individual voices make up an immediate and vivid narrative of the Second World War. The Boards and dW shows light signs of use and the page edges has some light mottling. View more info

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WE WILL REMEMBER THEM - Voices from the Aftermath of the Great War

By: Arthur, Max

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK., Index Books Ltd: 2010

Edition: Reprint.

Sellers ID: 02503


For Britain and her empire, the human cost of the First World War was worse than ant other conflict in history. Almost a million British people were killed in the war, and almost twice as many again were injured in battle, and forced to live the rest of their lives with missing limbs, damaged lungs and mental disorders. The aftermath of the Great War lasted for decades, and in some cases is still felt today. This book, by th... View more info

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Bradley (Great Generals).

By: Axelrod, Alan

Price: £13.49

Publisher: U.S.A., Palgrave Macmillan: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02666


In this book, Alan Axelrod applies insight and skillful attention to detail to the life, strategy, and legacy of the general who remains the model for all commanders today. PLEASE NOTE: Economy shipping ( 2nd class ) to World zones 1 and 2 is by sea and will take between 60 and 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Battle Zone Normandy: Omaha Beach.

By: Badsey Stephen; Tim Bean

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Sutton Publishing Ltd: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02562


Battle Zone Normandy: Omaha Beach, the US Army's !st and 29th Infantry Divisions led the assault on Omaha Beach, the most strongly defended of all the invasion beaches. Supporting Allied bombers had mostly missed their targets, the offshore naval bombardment was hampered by poor visibility. and many elements of the first assault waves were swamped or sank, including amphibious tanks. The first waves of infantry waded ashore into a storm of German fire. Filled With archiv... View more info

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Battle Zone Normandy: Utah Beach

By: Badsey, Stephen

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., Sutton Publishing: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02561


Battle Zone Normand: Utah Beach. Here the Allies had their greatest D-Day success, suffering fewer casualties than on any of the other beachheads. The assault sector closest to Cherbourg, Lower Normandy's largest port. Utah Beach was isolated from the other D-Day landing areas. This meant that the attacking troops would have to fight alone until a link-up could be achieved. Filled with archive and full colour photographs, full colour mapping and easy to follow battlefiel... View more info

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Battles Lost and Won: Great Campaigns of World War II

By: Baldwin, Hanson.W

Price: £13.49

Publisher: U.S.A., Harper & Row: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02814


The military editor of the New York Times evaluates crucial battles of the Second World War, analyzing what happened in each and why, as well as the larger results. The DJ shows light shelf wear and there is light spotting on the edges of the text block. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

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Freyberg: Churchill's Salamander

By: Barber, Laurie; Tonkin-Covell, John

Price: £13.49

Publisher: Uk, Random House New Zealand Ltd: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02183*


Freyberg is a fascinating study of New Zealand's most famous general during his most consequential years 1941-1945. With the declassification of intelligence material, used particularly in Crete and Mareth, Freyberg's command capability can be seen in a new light. This book contradicts previous accounts that question Freyberg's competence and describe him as cautious. The Authors examine Freyberg's battle plans and explain why he deserved to be ... View more info

Behind the Glory. Canada's Role in the Allied Air War.

By: Barris Ted.

Price: £13.49

Publisher: Toronto, Thomas Allen Publishers: 2005

Edition: Reprint.

Sellers ID: 00256


When war broke out in September 1939 ,it was clear that air superiority would determine the outcome .But the Allied Air Forces had few combat aircraft and even fewer military pilots ready to fight.So, in December 1939, Britiah, Australian, New Zealand and Canadian officials agreed to centralise air crew training in Canada. The British Commonwealth Air Training Plan was born.This is a hardback book in V/G condition has is the D/W. View more info

An Ordinary Soldier: Afghanistan: A Ferocious Enemy. A Bloody Conflict. One Man's Impossible Mission

By: Beattie, Doug

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK., Simon & Schuster Ltd: 2008

Edition: 3rd Edition

Sellers ID: 02486


This is a thrilling, modern war story. Visceral yet intelligent. Action packed but also emotional. Beattie never shrinks from portraying the horrors of war and his role in them, but the maturity of voice and heartfelt honesty sets this book apart from other military memoirs. This book offers an insight into the mission in Afghanistan and , crucially, the relationship between British troops and the Afghans they serve alongside. It demands to be read. View more info

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Light Perpetual: Aviators' Memorial Windows.

By: Beaty, David

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Airlife Publishing Ltd: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02942


Through the touching beauty of stained glass memorial windows in churches, cathedrals and RAF stations throughout Britain from North Scotland to the tip of Cornwall, in Wales and Northern Ireland. "Light Perpetual" briefly traces the history of aviation, in whose service so many men and women gave their lives. The D/W shows signs of light shelf wear. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping is by sea and may take up to 90 days to arrive. View more info

D-Day : The Battle for Normandy

By: Beevor, Antony

Price: £13.49

Publisher: London, Penquin / viking: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition / 8th printing

Sellers ID: 01885


Making use of overlooked and new material from over thirty archives in half a dozen countries, D-Day is the most vivid and well- researched account yet of the Battle of Normandy. View more info

Berlin: The Downfall 1945

By: Beevor, Antony.

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK, Penguin UK: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02216


A superb re-telling of the saga. Beevor combines a soldier's understanding of war's realities with the narrative of a novelist... This book that lets the reader look into the face of battle. There is some light rippling to the bottom of the D/J, with a small nick to the front bottom corner View more info

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Nelson : The Commander

By: Bennett ,Geoffrey

Price: £13.49

Publisher: Uk, Batsford Ltd.: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02172


Did Nelson really earn the fame and honour that history has heaped upon him? Did his strategy match his tactical skill? What were his qualities - as a sea commander. These are some of the questions to the author seeks an answer in this first full - length study to be written by a professional naval officer since Mahan's classic Life was published more than 70 years ago. There is some sun fading to the spine and the red page edges at the top, and some shelf wear to the ba... View more info