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Image for Freedom's Battle Volume I : The War at Sea 1939-45

Freedom's Battle Volume I : The War at Sea 1939-45

By: Winton, John (editor)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Pimlico: 1994

Edition: Pimlico Edition

Seller ID: 041437

ISBN: 071266064X

Condition: Very Good


An anthology of personal experience selected by the editor and with an introduction by Mountbatten. Well cared for copy with previous owner's sticker inside cover. Some light sunning to page edges - 416 pages including index. Protected in a clear, plastic jacket. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Epistolæ commerciales, or commercial letters, in five languages, viz. Italian, English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese, To which are added mercantile ... of each tongue. The second edition,

Epistolæ commerciales, or commercial letters, in five languages, viz. Italian, English, French, Spanish, and Portuguese, To which are added mercantile ... of each tongue. The second edition,

By: Wiseman, Charles

Price: £15.50

Publisher: USA, Gale ECCO, Print Editions: 2010

Seller ID: 064634

ISBN: 1171375212

Condition: Near Fine


Facsimile edition. Clean bright paperback which appears unread. View more info

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The Retreat of the Ten Thousand

By: Witt, Professor C.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green and Co: 1913

Edition: Tenth Impression

Seller ID: 018878

Condition: Good +


Blue cloth bards with black lettering and decoration & gilt crest. Translated by Frances Younghusband. School prize plate on front end paper. End papers have darkened. Boards are lightly soiled. Internally text block is very clean. Binding is square and tight. Illustrated with 12 plates and 17 woodcuts in the text. View more info

Image for Domesday : A Search for the Roots of England

Domesday : A Search for the Roots of England

By: Wood, Michael

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, BBC Publications: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027601

ISBN: 0563205008

Condition: Very Good


Illustrated with both full colour and b/w photographs. A wide-ranging, lively examination of Domesday Book and its historical implications, which provides a new understanding of this extraordinary document for historians and public alike. Good, clean copy in a price-clipped d/w which shows some sunning. 224 pages including index. Next post dispatch. " View more info

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Conquistadors

By: Wood, Michael

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, BBC Books: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 054601

ISBN: 056355116X

Condition: Very Good


Travels in the footsteps of the Spanish conquistadors of the sixteenth century from Amazonia to Lake Titicaca and from the deserts of North Mexico to the heights of Machu Picchu. A very good clean hardback in price-clipped dustwrapper. Previous owner's name on front endpaper and again on dedication page. 288 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs. View more info

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Pearl Harbor Survivors 50th Anniversary Commemorative History

By: Wood, Pamela G. ( Chief Editor )

Price: £57.50

Publisher: Paducah, KY, USA, Turner Publishing Company: 1992

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 033951

ISBN: 1563110423

Condition: Very Good


Very Heavy, unread, extra large format hardback showing signs of storage with bumping to corners/ spine ends. Compilation of the history of the men and women of the Armed Forces who were present on the island of Oahu on December 7, 1941. 480 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Vessel of Sadness

By: Woodruff, William

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065946

ISBN: 070111682X

Condition: Very Good


True story of the Allied invasion of the beach at Anzio, Italy, in 1944 told through the eyes of soldiers, statesmen, and the civilians involved.Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light sunning to spine - 190 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Veil - the Secret Wars of the CIA 1981-1987

Veil - the Secret Wars of the CIA 1981-1987

By: Woodward, Bob

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 1987

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 029807

ISBN: 0671655434

Condition: Very Good


An unparalleled account of the CIA, its Director and the United States Government during the Reagan years - the story of the covert wars that were waged in a secretive atmosphere that became the centrepieces and eventual time bombs of American foreign policy in the 1980's. Clean tight copy in unclipped dustjacket. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

Image for Age of Chivalry : English Society, 1200-1400

Age of Chivalry : English Society, 1200-1400

By: Wright, Sylvia

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Kingfisher: 1987

Seller ID: 035043

ISBN: 0862723183

Condition: Very Good


Describes the changes that took place within medieval England - including the universities becoming established, new towns, buildings, paintings, sculpture, the written word etc. A very good clean copy illustrated in colour. 40 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Atlas historique de Saint-Denis : Des origines au XVIIIe siècle

Atlas historique de Saint-Denis : Des origines au XVIIIe siècle

By: Wyss, Michaël ( Sous La Direction de )

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Conde-sur-Noireau, France, Editions de la Maison des sciences de L'homme: 1996

Seller ID: 063455

ISBN: 2735106187

Condition: Good


Part of the Documents d'archéologie française series looks at the life and times of the commune in the northern suburbs of Paris. Heavy, large format softcover with text in FRENCH. Some light sunning to page edges and minor bumps to corners else a clean, glossy copy - 445 pages. Prompt dispatch View more info

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China Witness: Voices from a Silent Generation

By: Xinran

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065811

ISBN: 0701180390

Condition: Near Fine


History of 20th century China as told by the ordinary citizens who have lived through war, civil war, persecution, famine, revolution, modernisation and Westernisation. Clean crisp hardback which appears unread complete with descriptional obi to rear cover. 435 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Luck and a Lancaster : Chance and Survival in World War II

Luck and a Lancaster : Chance and Survival in World War II

By: Yates, Harry

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Barton-Under-Needwood, Staffordshire, Wrens Park Publishing: 2001

Seller ID: 037280

ISBN: 0905778707

Condition: Near Fine


Charts the author's tour of operational duty, raid-by-raid, over the last five months of 1944 amid the constant fear of injury and death. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 255 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Contested Conventions : The Struggle to Establish the Constitution and Save the Union, 1787-1789

Contested Conventions : The Struggle to Establish the Constitution and Save the Union, 1787-1789

By: Yazawa, Melvin

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, USA, Johns Hopkins University Press: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063543

ISBN: 1421420260

Condition: Near Fine


Professor Yazawa examines the political and ideological clashes that accompanied the transformation of the country from a loose confederation of states to a more perfect union. Clean, bright copy which appears unread - 290 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Slums and Slum Clearance in Victorian London

Slums and Slum Clearance in Victorian London

By: Yelling, James A.

Price: £97.50

Publisher: London, Allen & Unwin: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048089

ISBN: 0049421921

Condition: Very Good


Unique geographical account which examines Victorian London as a classic site of the slum, the focus of attention of government and social commentators. No. 10 in The London Research Series in Geography. Clean square copy in laminated boards - 160 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Cyprus in World War II : Politics and Conflict in the Eastern Mediterranean

Cyprus in World War II : Politics and Conflict in the Eastern Mediterranean

By: Yiangou, Anastasia

Price: £47.50

Publisher: London & New York, Tauris Academic Studies: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055774

ISBN: 1848854366

Condition: As New


Explores the shifting landscape of Cypriot affairs during World War Two and the impact of events during the war on the post-1945 era. Clean bright hardback in a d/w - 240 pages including index. Appears unread. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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General Strike Report

By: Yorkshire Television

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Leeds, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire Television: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043406

Condition: Very Good


A reproduction of the television scripts of Yorkshire Television highly successful series which was written to mark the 50th anniversary of the General Strike of May 1926. A very good clean paperback which is a little sunned to edges. 56 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

Image for World War II - Global Conflict - PC Edition Version 1.0  Interactive CD-Rom

World War II - Global Conflict - PC Edition Version 1.0 Interactive CD-Rom

By: Yorkshire Television

Price: £32.50

Publisher: Yorkshire Television: 1994

Seller ID: 054733

ISBN: 0172190010

Condition: Very Good


Boxed set containing 1 interactive CD Rom. Floppy disc. Plastic ringbinder with a user guide, cv and scrapbook to be used in conjunction with the other material. ISBN 0172190010 View more info

Image for A Short History of the Netherlands (Holland and Belgium)

A Short History of the Netherlands (Holland and Belgium)

By: Young, Alexander

Price: £50.00

Publisher: London, T. Fisher Unwin: 1886

Seller ID: 054615

Condition: Reading Copy


Hinges have been reinforced with binder's tape, spine ends are worn and minor soiling to boards, foxing to endpapers else a good clean hardback in burgundy cloth with green spine. Previous owner's name on front endpaper and bookplate on front pastedown. History of the Netherlands from Ancient times. Illustrated with b/w engravings. 579 pages. A good reading copy. View more info

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An Introduction to Medieval Institutions

By: Zacour, Norman Peter

Price: £11.00

Publisher: London, St James Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060382

ISBN: 086066001x

Condition: Very Good


Describes the principal social, political and religious institutions in mediaeval society, explaining how they developed, changed and interacted. Very good clean hardback in protected dustwrapper. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. 244 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Writing History in a Propaganda Institute : Political Power and Network Dynamics in Communist Romania

Writing History in a Propaganda Institute : Political Power and Network Dynamics in Communist Romania

By: Zavatti, Francesco

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Stockholm, Sweden, Södertörn University: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063571

Condition: As New


Romania's Party History Institute has been portrayed as a loyal executioner of the Communist Party's will. Yet, recent investigations of the institute's archive tell a different story. Clean, bright, unread paperback - 387 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info