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British Defence : A Blueprint for Reform (SIGNED)

By: Chichester, Michael; Wilkinson, J. A.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Brassey's Defence Publishers: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Authors

Seller ID: 055050


Addresses all the major factors that have influenced British defence policy over the previous twenty years. SIGNED by both authors to the ffep with the inscription '' To Rhodes Boyson With Best Wishes Michael Chichester & John Wilkinson with ... thanks for coming to speak to Ruislip-Northwood CPC ''. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in a d/w showing some sunning to spine - 141 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Weapons and Equipment of Counter-Terrorism

By: Dewar, Michael

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Arms & Armour Press: 1995

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 033251


Revised, updated edition providing a comprehensive single-volume reference to the subject covering such topics as international security vehicles, helicopters, bomb disposal and detection equipment, anti-riot weapons, body armour, shields, surveillance equipment etc. As new, unread hardback copy. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. 288 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Grim Reaper : The Machine Gun and Machine Gunners

By: Ford, Roger

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044078


Roger Ford examines one of the most lethal weapons on the battlefield with its story told with the aid of first-hand accounts by machine-gunners themselves and survivors on the receiving end. Includes the new, lightwight generation of machine-guns. Clean, square hardback in an unclipeed d/w - 314 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Hallock's .45 Auto Handbook

By: Hallock, Ken

Price: £47.50

Publisher: Kenneth R. Hallock: 1980

Seller ID: 062282


Takes a serious look at the .45 auto from a maintenance man's point of view. Clean, bright paperback with light curl to cover - 178 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Tank Killing : Anti-Tank Warfare by Men and Machines

By: Hogg, Ian

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032928


The first record of the history of anti-tank weapons, tactics and defences from the time tanks first made their debut in the mud fields of the Western Front in World War One. View more info

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The New High Ground : Systems and Weapons of Space Age War

By: Karas, Thomas

Price: £8.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Simon & Schuster: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 058450


Takes us to a new arena of military operations as the author introduces us to scores of the most powerful and influential men in space establishment - the military, NASA, and the aerospace industry. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 224 pages including index. Previous owner's name/date hidden behind front flap. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Introduction to Battlefield Weapons Systems and Technology

By: Lee, R. G.

Price: £11.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxfordshire, Brassey's Publishers: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028238


Part of a series of books written for those who wish to improve their knowledge of military weapons and equipment. Clean, bright copy in pictorial laminated boards - 198 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Special Forces Combat Firing Techniques

By: Moyer, Frank A.;Scroggie, Robert J.

Price: £20.50

Publisher: Boulder, CO, USA, Paladin Press: 1988

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 034709


Draws on the large wealth of experience obtained over many years by the authors, who have probably logged more hours in firing foreign military small arms than any other two men in the armed forces. Clean, bright copy which appears unread - 110 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Artillery : Guns and Rocket Systems

By: O'Malley, T. J.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Greenhill Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042292


Part of the Greenhill Military Manuals series. Clean, bright copy in pictorial laminated boards. Some faint sunning to page edges - 160 pp including glossary. Includes Includes thousands of facts on all the in-service artillery pieces of all the armed forces of the world. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Armes à Feu

By: Peterson, Harold L

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Hachette: 1963

Seller ID: 043753


Large format hardback with text in FRENCH. Some light tanning to page edges. Wear & tear to dustjacket. 264 pages plus index. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Tanks of the Great Armies

By: Po, Enrico

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Genova, Italy, Intyrama: 1971

Edition: Second Reprint

Seller ID: 059512


Large, 64 page glossy copy with colour & b/w alongside commentary. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Guns and Gunpowder in Enfield

By: Robinson, Audrey & Burnby, Juanita

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Edmonton Hundred Historical Society: 1988

Seller ID: 064016


54 page, stapled booklet charting the vital Ordnance works' from the early days of the Royal Small Arms Factory at Enfield Lock. No.50 in the series. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Arms and Armour of Old Japan

By: Robinson, B. W.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, HMSO: 1970

Edition: Third Impression

Seller ID: 048691


26 page illustrated booklet No.6 produced by the Victoria & Albert Museum. Clean bright copy which looks at the some weaponary and history of old Japan. Next post dispatch. View more info

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In the Shadow of the Bomb : Oppenheimer, Bethe, and the Moral Responsibility of the Scientist

By: Schweber, Silvan S.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, USA, Princeton University Press: 2007

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 061324


Narrates how two charismatic, exceptionally talented physicists came to terms with the nuclear weapons they helped to create. Clean, bright, large format paperback edition showing light shelfwear - 260 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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World War II Colonies and Colonials

By: Sherwood, Marika

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Oare, Kent, Savannah Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060959


Summarises the military contributions and the many other forms of assistance, such as raw materials, meat, fruit and vegetables, clothing and military equipment, and the millions of pounds in financial assistance provided by the colonies. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread - 122 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Bow versus Gun

By: Smythe, John; Barwick, Humphrey

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Wakefield, West Yorkshire, EP Publishing Limited: 1973

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 052903


With a new introduction by E.G.Heath. A reprint of Sir John Smythe, Certain Discourses, 1590, and Humfrey Barwick, A Breefe Discourse, 1594. Clean square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing light shelfwear. Next post dispatch. View more info

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World War II Small Arms

By: Weeks, John

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Orbis: 1979

Seller ID: 052786


Very good clean hardback. No jacket. Covers the small arms of Germany, Italy, Japan, Great Britain, France, Soviet Russian, and the United States. Illustrated with b.w photographs and colour drawings. 144 pages. View more info

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Antique Arms and Armour

By: Wilkinson, Frederick

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock & Co: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010912


Clean, bright copy in un-clipped d/w which shows slight signs of shelf life. Includes a large number of photographs covering the entire field of arms and armour, all comprehensively captioned. 192 pages including index. View more info

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British Artillery on Land and Sea 1790-1820

By: Wilkinson-Latham, Robert

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Military Book Society: 1973

Seller ID: 054578


Gives a complete picture of the state of military and naval artillery, its equipment, uniforms, side arms, badges and buttons, during the years when Britain and her allies were facing the Grande Armee of Napoleon. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean hardback in a d/w - 112 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info