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Inchon to Wonsan : From the Deck of a Destroyer in the Korean War, Alexander, James E.
1 Alexander, James E. Inchon to Wonsan : From the Deck of a Destroyer in the Korean War
U.S.A. Naval Institute Press 1996 1557500223 / 9781557500229 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo 
Presents an accurate and revealing picture of the Korean war, through a seaman's eye while giving the reader a useful overall perspective of the war. A clean, crisp unread hardback. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. 228 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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East of Chosin: Entrapment and Breakout in Korea, 1950, Appleman, Roy Edgar
2 Appleman, Roy Edgar East of Chosin: Entrapment and Breakout in Korea, 1950
College Station, TX, USA Texas A & M Univ Pr 1987 0890962839 / 9780890962831 Third Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo 
The story of the US Army troops east of Choisin telling the tragic fate of the troops, and offering a thorough analysis of the physical conditions, attitudes, and command decisions that doomed the men of the 31st Regimental Combat Team. A clean, crisp copy in unclipped jacket. Appears unread. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. 399 pages. Next post UK dispatch 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Vietnam War Diary, 1964-75, Bishop, Chris (Editor)
3 Bishop, Chris (Editor) Vietnam War Diary, 1964-75
London Hamlyn 1990 0600558355 / 9780600558354 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 4to 
Told in the words of those who fought the war and those who reported on its happenings, the book takes the form of a month-by-month diary of the US forces war in South East Asia. As new, unread copy. Illustrated with both colour and b.w. photographs. 256 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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The Australian Army from Whitlam to Howard, Blaxland, John
4 Blaxland, John The Australian Army from Whitlam to Howard
Melbourne, VIC, Australia Cambridge University Press 2013 1107043654 / 9781107043657 First Edition Hard Cover As New As New 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The first critical examination of Australia's post-Vietnam military operations, showing how the Australian Army recovered and developed after the War. Clean, bright, unread hardback in a d/w - 434 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 27.50 GBP
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Mass Behaviour in Battle and Captivity - The Communist Soldier in the Korean War, Bradbury, William C.
5 Bradbury, William C. Mass Behaviour in Battle and Captivity - The Communist Soldier in the Korean War
Chigago The University of Chicago Press 1968 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The results of a survey commissioned by the United States Army which studied the sociopolitical behaviour of North Korean and Chinese prisoners, who were then in the custody of the United Nations Forces. A good clean hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of minor wear/tear. A little light creasing to front endpapers but text block is immaculate. 377 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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Two Sides of Hell, Bramley, Vincent
6 Bramley, Vincent Two Sides of Hell
London 22 Books 1995 1898125759 / 9781898125754 Soft Cover Reading Copy 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Tells the story of the bloodiest battle of the Falklands War, as seen through the eyes of ordinary soldiers from both sides of the conflict. A good clean copy which has reading creases to spine. 270 pages. 
Price: 6.50 GBP
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SAS : Special Forces in Action, Bull, Stephen
7 Bull, Stephen SAS : Special Forces in Action
London Military Illustrated 2000 1903040051 / 9781903040058 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Charts their finest moments in the fight against terrorism and behind-the-lines missions in the Falkland and Gulf Wars. Clean, large format hardback - 144 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Firefight at Yechon : Courage and Racism in the Korean War, Bussey, Charles M.
8 Bussey, Charles M. Firefight at Yechon : Courage and Racism in the Korean War
U.S.A. Brassey's 1991 0080374484 / 9780080374482 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
A professional solder's heartfelt story of battle in the Korean war, which attempts to redress history and set the record straight about the contribution of African Americans in the Korean War. A very good clean copy in unclipped dustjacket. 264 pages including appendix. Illustrated with bw. photographs. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The World Almanac of the Vietnam War, Butterfield, Fox; Bowman, John Stewart ( General Editor )
9 Butterfield, Fox; Bowman, John Stewart ( General Editor ) The World Almanac of the Vietnam War
New York, NY, USA World Almanac Publications 1986 0345337263 / 9780345337269 First Paperback Edition Card Covers Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A remarkably comprehensive day-by-day chronology, presenting the sequence of events vividly and with thoughtful commentary. Large format paperback with faint sunning to page edges - 512 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Jihad! : The Secret War in Afghanistan, Carew, Tom
10 Carew, Tom Jihad! : The Secret War in Afghanistan
Edinburgh & London Mainstream Publishing 2000 1840183268 / 9781840183269 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
How the British and Americans used the Islamic guerrillas of the Afghan Mujahideen to fight the Soviet army - an account of combat espionage, and high adventure agains the backdrop of the last truly wild and lawless country on the earth. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. A few foxing spots to page edges but text block is clean. 282 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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A History of the Nigerian War 1967-1970, Cervenka, Zdenek
11 Cervenka, Zdenek A History of the Nigerian War 1967-1970
Africa Onibonoje Press 1972 Soft Cover Very Good 8vo 
Account of the 920 day long war against Biafra during which time nearly 2 million lives were lost. A very good clean paperback copy of this now extremely hard-to-find title. 160 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Portrait of the Enemy, Chanoff, David; Van Toai, Doan
12 Chanoff, David; Van Toai, Doan Portrait of the Enemy
New York, NY, USA Random House 1986 0394536711 / 9780394536712 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A remarkable achievement of social history as the authors bring together a mosaic of first-person accounts of life in revolutionary Vietnam. Clean bright copy in a price-clipped d/w - 215 pages including a list of important dates and events. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Advisor : The Phoenix Program in Vietnam, Cook, John L.
13 Cook, John L. The Advisor : The Phoenix Program in Vietnam
U.S.A. Schiffer Military 1997 0764301373 / 9780764301377 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo 
Tells the story about how the war ws affecting the lives of those the US army had been sent there to defend, giving it a human dimension by concentrating on one district Di An and those who lived there. A clean crisp unread hardback. 316 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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The Four Deuces : A Korean War Story, Crawford, C. S.
14 Crawford, C. S. The Four Deuces : A Korean War Story
U.S.A. Presidio 1990 0891413480 / 9780891413486 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
The memoirs of a US marine who fought in the Korean War. A very good clean copy in unclipped dustjacket. Slight tanning to page edges. 288 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Unholy Babylon : Secret History of Saddam's War, Darwish, Adel; Alexander, Gregory
15 Darwish, Adel; Alexander, Gregory Unholy Babylon : Secret History of Saddam's War
London Victor Gollancz 1991 0575050543 / 9780575050549 Second Impression Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Discloses a multitude of startling facts about the role of the West in Saddam's war whilst asking some very pertinent questions. Clean, bright large format paperback - 335 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
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MiG Alley - Air to Air Combat Over Korea, Davis, Larry
16 Davis, Larry MiG Alley - Air to Air Combat Over Korea
Michigan Squadron/Signal Publications Inc.,U.S. 1979 0897470818 / 9780897470810 Soft Cover Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
The story of the air war over Korea illustrated with b.w. photographs and line-drawings and colour paintings. 80 pages. A very good clean copy. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Looking for Trouble : SAS to Gulf Command - The Autobiography  (SIGNED COPY), de la Billiere, Peter
17 de la Billiere, Peter Looking for Trouble : SAS to Gulf Command - The Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)
London HarperCollins 1994 0002552450 / 9780002552455 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Reveals the full extent of Sir Peter's astonishing career. Clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w - 449 pages including index. SIGNED by the author to the title page. Previous owner's name to ffep. Spine sunned to light blue. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 37.50 GBP
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Lost in Translation, Dockery, Martin J.
18 Dockery, Martin J. Lost in Translation
New York, NY, USA Presidio Press,U.S. 2004 0891418512 / 9780891418511 Soft Cover Near Fine 
As new, unread copy which shows signs of light shelf wear. An account of the largely overlooked role of the combat advisors during the Vietnam War. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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Battle for Korea : The Associated Press History of the Korean Conflict, Dvorchak, Robert J.
19 Dvorchak, Robert J. Battle for Korea : The Associated Press History of the Korean Conflict
Pennsylvania, USA Combined Books 1993 0938289306 / 9780938289302 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Comprehensive account of the conflict, profusely illustrated throughout. Large format hardback which appears unread - 320 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Vietnam : Conflict and Controversy, Elliott, Paul
20 Elliott, Paul Vietnam : Conflict and Controversy
London Arms & Armour Press 1996 1854093207 / 9781854093202 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo 
Discusses the military problems thrown up by the most unconventional of wars, and examines the realities of fighting an unwinnable war, and how the soldiers sought to blame the Pentagon, the media and the Army "top brass" for numerous blunders. A clean crisp copy in unclipped jacket. 192 pages including index. Illustrated with b.w photographs. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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