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Image for British Defence : A Blueprint for Reform (SIGNED)

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

ISBN: 0080347452

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 1854091603

Condition: As New


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

ISBN: 0283062827

Condition: Very Good


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, lightweight generation of machine-guns. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 314 pages including index. Prompt 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

Condition: Good


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. Prompt dispatch. 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

ISBN: 0671470256

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0080270433

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0873640101

Condition: Near Fine


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

ISBN: 1853671886

Condition: Near Fine


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 thousands of facts on all the in-service artillery pieces of all the armed forces of the world. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0112900747

Condition: Very Good


26 page illustrated booklet No.6 produced by the Victoria & Albert Museum. Clean bright copy which looks at the some weaponry and history of old Japan. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0691127859

Condition: Very Good


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. Prompt 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

ISBN: 085409881X

Condition: Good


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. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0856130885

Condition: Very Good


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

ISBN: 0706310241

Condition: Near Fine


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The World's Great Guns

By: Wilkinson, Frederick

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 067100

ISBN: 060039364X

Condition: Very Good


The story of the guns that have helped to shape the course of human history, from the first crude weapons of the medieval battlefield down to the formidable armoury of the twentieth-century soldier. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 256 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info