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Image for The Contemporary Review March 1944

The Contemporary Review March 1944

By: N/A

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, British Periodicals: 1944

Seller ID: 054037


No. 939. Contents include:- Thoughts by the Way; The Foundations for Peace; Italy's next Risorgimento; Stome-Clouds over France; How to Finance Post-War Building; A Prophet for our Times - Proudhon; Anti-Semitism: The Barometer of Social Decay; The Peasants Awake etc A good clean copy. View more info

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The Contemporary Review June 1922

By: N/A

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, British Periodicals: 1922

Seller ID: 054038


No 678. Contents include:- Why Genoa Failed; French Opinion and Genoa; The Political Situation in Germany; The Sacrifice of Greece; Parliament and the Year's Supply; Indian Principalities and other Problems; Orleans and the Maid; the Clash in China etc. Ink splodge on front cover else a good clean copy. View more info

Image for Daily Telegraph Reprint - 11 December 1936 King Edward Abdicates

Daily Telegraph Reprint - 11 December 1936 King Edward Abdicates

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Daily Telegraph:

Seller ID: 060134


Reprint of the London Late Edition of the day of King Edward VIII's abdication. Tanning to pages. Folded. View more info

Image for Hampstead at War, 1939-45

Hampstead at War, 1939-45

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: The Alden Press:

Seller ID: 064755


Includes a centre-fold map of where High Explosive and Incendiaries, Fly Bombs, and Rockets landed on the streets of Hampstead during The Second World War. Name of one street underlined hence reading copy else a clean, glossy, stapled booklet - 40 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Daily Telegraph Monday September 4th 1939

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Seller ID: 064991


Presumed to be a facsimile copy of the Daily Telegraph paper for the day war was declared in 1939. 12 pages. Fold into quarters, and slight tanning, otherwise a very good clean copy. View more info

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Hitler's Greatest Defeat : The Collapse of Army Group Centre, June 1944

By: Adair, Paul

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Brockhampton Press: 1998

Seller ID: 049060


Fine example of succinct analysis and accurate description as the author leads the reader through the build up to the campaign with studies of the German Army and its command structure and of the Soviet forces under Stalin. Some light tanning to page edges else a clean square hard in an unclipped d/w - 192 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Hurricane Squadron : No.87 Squadron at War, 1939-41

By: Adams, Perry

Price: £17.50

Publisher: New Malden, Surrey, Air Research Publications: 1988

Seller ID: 063146


48-page, large format magazine with a foreword by Wing Commander R. P. Beamont. Inscription to the title page reads ''For Dennis (David) with warm respect from a friend Floyd L. ? Chapman, Alabama 16 November '88''. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Corsets to Camouflage : Women and War (SIGNED COPY)

By: Adie, Kate

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2003

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 064175


Celebrates the role of women during the twentieth century in war from nursing to land girl, to fighter pilot, revealing the way that the press have viewed uniformed women and illuminating the experiences of women themselves. Flat SIGNED by the author to the half-title page Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Glossy, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 246 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Britain Alone : June 1940-June 1941

By: Agar, Herbert

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051748


Examines the period, still hardly credible, which saved the Western world when the author was campaigning for his fellow Americans to join the war and not be 'content to give or sell arms to our friends in order that they should die in our defence'. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light sunning to spine and protected in a plastic jacket - 227 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Battle of Britain - SIGNED COPY

By: Alfred Price

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicholson military: 1990

Seller ID: 063142


SIGNED on the title page with the inscription "To Group Captain David, with best wishes and thanks for your help, Alfred Price" - There is a further inscription on page 62 & 63 next to the piece on Pilot Officer Dennis David (one of "the Few") which reads "For Margaret - The finest partner a man could ever wish for, and I love you with all my heart - Dennis July,1990." Authentic account of the hardest-fought day of the battle when 68 British and ... View more info

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Hurricane Special

By: Allward, Maurice

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Ian Allan: 1975

Seller ID: 043544


The Hurricane was not the fastest fighter of its day; it did not bear the heaviest armament; its main adversary could out-dive it - its method of construction was not as advanced as that of some of its contemporaries, it was, however, the right fighter, in the right place, at the right time. A very good clean hardback. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. 64 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Changing Enemies : The Defeat and Regeneration of Germany

By: Annan, Noel

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042251


Looks at the post-war economic miracle that led to Germany's renaissance from the ashes of defeat to become the most powerful nation in Europe. Good clean copy with some light tanning to page margins - 266 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Lest We Forget - Lest We Forget!

By: Anon

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, W.S.M.U.: 1939

Edition: Tenth Impression

Seller ID: 009781


40pp. A Christian booklet concerning WW1. Covers are faded to the spine area. Small mark on page 40. W.S.M.U. Series- No. 9 New Edition. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Gulag : A History of the Soviet Camps

Gulag : A History of the Soviet Camps

By: Applebaum, Anne

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 2004

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Seller ID: 057194


Examines, for the first time, the largest network of concentration camps ever created which murdered millions and haunted all those who came out alive. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, tight paperback - 610 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Here We Are Together : The Notebook of an American Soldier in Britain

Here We Are Together : The Notebook of an American Soldier in Britain

By: Arbib, Robert, S.

Price: £42.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062480


The author recalls his two years in England. Good, clean copy with a gift inscription to remind the previous owner of Nolan, Riy?, of 504 Airborne etc. 211 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Prisoner of War : My Secret Journal

By: Arct, Squadron Leader B.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Oxford, England, Past Times: 1988

Edition: Special Edition

Seller ID: 060026


The Squadron Leader gives a unique first-hand account of his life in a World War II prison camp - Stalag Luft 1, Germany 1944-45. Clean, square copy in illustrated laminated boards - 153 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Ware at War 1939-1945

By: Armes, Derek

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire, Rockingham Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060610


Tells the story of the Hertfordshire town from the aftermath of the Munich crisis in 1938 to Victory in 1945 and the long debate over the building of a war memorial hall. Light sunning to spine else a clean, bright, large format paperback which appears unread - 200 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Recent Historians of Great Britain: Essays on the Post-1945 Generation

By: Arnstein, Walter L. (editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Iowa State Press: 1990

Seller ID: 061077


Collection of essays which examines the life and works of eight leading scholars of the golden age of British historians :- Geoffrey Elton, Joel Hurstfield, Christopher Hill, Lawrence Stone, John Harold Plumb, Edward P. Thompson, Norman Gash, and Francis Lyons. Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 207 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Forgotten Voices of the Second World War : A New History of the Second World War in the Words of the Men and Women Who Were There

Forgotten Voices of the Second World War : A New History of the Second World War in the Words of the Men and Women Who Were There

By: Arthur, Max

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Ebury Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037277


With many of the interviews published for the first time to reveal a unique and stunning history. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 486 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for The Navy : 1939 to the Present Day

The Navy : 1939 to the Present Day

By: Arthur, Max

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041469


Based entirely on first-hand accounts with all the principal theatres of the War recalled. Provides a collection of remarkable stories from brave and unassuming individuals. Clean, bright copy with previous owner's sticker inside cover and faint sunning to page edges. Unclipped d/w protected in a clear, plastic jacket - 416 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info