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The Boys' Crusade: American G.I.'s in Europe: Chaos and Fear in World War Two

By: Fussell, Paul

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02810


The Boys' Crusade is a superbly graphic account of the chaos and errors, terror and misery American ground troops in Europe faced in the Second World War. It presents a series of episodes from the arrival of American troops in Britain to their discovery of the concentration camps in early 1945. The experiences of these often very young soldiers was not always unpleasant - they were popular with British women - but after D-Day, it usually was. In its unvarnished truth-tel... View more info

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POW Allied Prisoners in Europe, 1939-1945

By: Gilbert Adrian

Price: £11.24

Publisher: London, John Murray: 2006

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 01004


There is a christmas dedication on the fep. View more info

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Fighting Dirty

By: Harclerode Peter

Price: £17.98

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00439


This is the inside story of covert operations from Ho Chi Minh to Osama Bin Laden.The D/W as very slight rippling along the top and bottom of the covers View more info

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Battlefields of the Second World War

By: Holmes, Richard

Price: £13.49

Publisher: UK., BBC Books: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02516


In Battlefields of the Second World War, Richard Holmes clarifies the complexities of four of its campaigns: El Alamein, Monte Cassino, Operation Market Garden and the RAF's bomber offensive against Germany. The book originates in his firm conviction that the sacrifices made by British service personnel are not properly understood. There is some light marking to the back -end paste down and the edges to te DJ show light shelf-wear. View more info

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Allied Commanders of World War II (Men-at-Arms)

By: Kemp, Anthony

Price: £9.44

Publisher: UK., Osprey Publishing: 1990

Edition: Reprints

Sellers ID: 02842


This book is a brief review of the careers of some of the more interesting men who achieved high command in 1939-1945. The selection is the authors and implies no order of merit. There is the remains of a label on the base of the rear cover. 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

Battle

By: Macksey Kenneth

Price: £8.99

Publisher: London, Grub Street: 2001

Edition: 2001 reprint

Sellers ID: 01774


Normandy 1944;Life and death in the heat of combat.The cover is slightly scuffed on the back. View more info

Larkhill's Wartime Locators: Royal Artillery Survey in the Second World War

By: Massimo Mangilli-Climpson

Price: £31.47

Publisher: UK, Pen and Sword: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03776


Larkhill's Wartime Locators, which as been supported by the Royal Artillery Historical Society and the Defence Surveyors Association, is the first complete study of artillery survey in the Second World War, and often neglected but vital aspect of gunnery. Illustrated with photographs and line drawn maps. The D/W shows signs of edges wear and creasing and there is a small tear at the base of the spine. View more info

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Man of War

By: Masters John

Price: £7.19

Publisher: London, miceal joseph: 1983

Sellers ID: 01780


This book does have a dedication on the fly leaf. View more info

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The Rise and Fall of Napoleon: The Rise. Vol 1

By: Robert B. Asprey

Price: £14.83

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown & Company: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03678


Based on years of research, Robert Asprey tells the remarkable story of the rise and fall of Napoleon Bonaparte with the even-handedness such a major historical figure deserves. He presents Napoleon has he was- neither saint nor sinner, but a man dedicated to his vision of himself and his empire. There is a dedication on the front end paper, and there is a small stain in the lower corner of the text block The D/W shows very light shelf wear and is priced clipped. A good... View more info

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The World's Greatest 20th Century Battlefields

By: Snow, Peter

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK., BBC Books: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02600


During the course of the twentieth century military warfare reached unimaginable levels of intensity , scale and cost. This book looks back at the most violent century in history and examines the challenges facing armed forces in the future. Richly illustrated with archive photographs and over 40 detailed maps, this compelling and often shocking account recreates the landscape of warfare. The blue boards are bumped on the corners, and the DJ shows light shelf ware and li... View more info

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The World's Greatest Twentieth Century Battlefields

By: Snow, Peter; Snow, Dan

Price: £13.49

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, BBC Books/ Ebury Publishing: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 00696


This is the story of the most intense and bitterly fought battles of the twentieth century, and their lasting impact on the world. View more info

Battlefield Britain: From Boudicca to the Battle of Britain.

By: Snow, Peter; Snow, Dan.

Price: £11.24

Publisher: UK, BBC Books: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02255


For much of its long history, Britain has been bloodily ravaged by war and internal strife: foreign invasions have devastated British society, bitter battles have been fought over social and political rights, and brutal warlords have torn the country apart in their struggles for dominance. Spanning nearly two thousand years of British history, Battlefield Britain takes us into the heat of each battle as it unfolds to bring alive Britain's turbulent past as never before. View more info

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The Cavalry of Classical Greece

By: Spence I. G .

Price: £26.97

Publisher: Oxford., Clarendon Press Oxford: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00458


A social and military history of this classical time in history. View more info

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Special Forces in Action: Afghanistan - Africa - Balkans - Iraq - South America (Battleground Europe)

By: Stilwell, Alexander.

Price: £8.99

Publisher: UK, Pen & Sword Military: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02299


In 1991, the United States-led coalition liberated Kuwait. One of the abiding memories of that conflict was the activities of the coalition's special forces soldiers deep in Iraq - including the British SAS and the US Delta Force. This gripping book is certain to fascinate readers keen to learn about the clandestine actions of leading Special Forces units in the world today. The D/W shows signs of shelf ware. View more info

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The Smoke and the Fire

By: Terraine John

Price: £13.49

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1980

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Sellers ID: 00464


This book is about myths and anti-myths of war between 1861 -1945. View more info

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The Peoples War

By: Thomas A.R .( editor)

Price: £13.49

Publisher: Bath, Ina Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00213


These are the memoirs of ordinary men and women that illustrate how they were affected by the second World War This is a first edition hardback book in illustrated covers in V/G condition. View more info

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Disaster at kasserine

By: Whiting Charles

Price: £13.49

Publisher: Barnsley Yorkshire, Leo Cooper: 2003

Sellers ID: 01782


Book in very good condition and not price clipped.Ike and the 1st{US} army in North africa 1943. View more info

Paths of Death and Glory : The Last Days of the Third Reich

By: Whiting, Charles

Price: £13.49

Publisher: Surry/ New York., Severn House Publishers Ltd: 1997

Sellers ID: 01768


There is a price written in red ink on the F E P. View more info

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The Battle of the Bulge: Britain's Untold Story

By: Whiting, Charles

Price: £13.49

Publisher: United Kingdom, Sutton Pub Ltd: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 01975


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