Keyword:Second World War

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 128

Image for Jahrbuch des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes 1942

Jahrbuch des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes 1942

By: N/A

Price: £42.50

Publisher: Berlin, Germany, Verlag des Deutschen Roten Kreuzes: 1942

Seller ID: 058508

Condition: Good


Text in GERMAN. Internally clean, glossy, large format hardback showing the work of the German Red Cross during the Second World War. Preface ? by Adolf Hitler opposite a frontis showing him alongside some troops. Some shelfwear/blemish to boards with fraying to spine ends. Inscription, in pen, to ffep. 187pp inc. Inhaltsverzeichnis. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

Image for VJ The Final Victory

VJ The Final Victory

By: Anon

Price: £9.50

Publisher: England, DPR (Navy) for Ministry of Defence: 1995

Seller ID: 022389

Condition: Near Fine


Foreword by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh..20 pages illustrated booklet of the fight for South East Asia. View more info

Image for Victory in Europe

Victory in Europe

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Bounty Books: 1995

Seller ID: 024383

ISBN: 0753711958

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, crisp copy in unclipped jacket. Produced to commemorate the 60th anniversary of VE Day. 112 pages. View more info

Image for The Second Book of Artemas

The Second Book of Artemas

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, W. Westall & Co: 1918

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 026455

Condition: Very Good


A very good clean copy which has small loss to fore-edge of front endpaper. Endpapers have darkened. Green decorated cloth boards. Unpaginated. "Concerning men, and the things that men did do, at the time when there was war". 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

ISBN: 0091897343

Condition: Near Fine


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 RAF Bomber Command, 1936-1968

RAF Bomber Command, 1936-1968

By: Ashworth, Chris

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Yeovil, Somerset, Patrick Stephens: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046132

ISBN: 1852603089

Condition: Very Good


The story of Bomber Command from start to finish from its official formation in 1936, the inadequacies of the early years of the Second World War, the more effective tactics of the later war, to the inevitable cutbacks of peacetime and eventual disbanding in 1968. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 256 pages including index. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for The Small Black Room

The Small Black Room

By: Balchin, Nigel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Reprint Society: 1945

Seller ID: 061869

Condition: Good


Tells the story of a British scientist working with a specialist "back room" team in London during the Second World War. Later made into a film starring Jack Hawkins, David Farrar, and Kathleen Byron. Previous owner's name to ffep else a clean, square hardback in a d/w showing light shelfwear with rubbing to spine - 208 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Sinister Twilight - The Fall and Rise Again of Singapore

Sinister Twilight - The Fall and Rise Again of Singapore

By: Barber, Noel

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Readers Union: 1969

Seller ID: 046737

Condition: Very Good


Novel set in Singapore during the Japanese invasion of the Second World War. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear. 319 pages. View more info

Image for African Land Development In Kenya 1946-1955

African Land Development In Kenya 1946-1955

By: Baring, Sir Evelyn (foreword)

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Nairobi, Keyna, The MInistry of Agriculture: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066034

Condition: Very Good


Gives an account of the stewardship of the Board over the ten years following the end of the Second World War. With a foreword by the Governor of Kenya. Previous owner's details to ffep else a clean, glossy copy in a d/w showing shelfwear & tear and small losses (see photo). Coloured, fold-out map housed inside rear cover - 241 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Messerschmitt Bf 109 in Action, Part 1 - Aircraft No. 44

Messerschmitt Bf 109 in Action, Part 1 - Aircraft No. 44

By: Beaman Jr., John R. ; Campbell, Jerry L.

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Carrollton, TX, USA, Squadron/Signal Publications Inc.,U.S.: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063154

ISBN: 0897471067

Condition: Very Good


50-page stapled booklet with an touching, hand-written inscription on the publisher's page that reads ''The Bf 109 pilots are kinder than their planes then were. To Dennis David with deepest wishes Heinz Lange''. (The two men were opposing pilots during the Second World War). Clean, glossy copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Stalingrad

Stalingrad

By: Beevor, Antony

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books: 1999

Edition: First Penguin Edition

Seller ID: 065950

ISBN: 0140249850

Condition: Very Good


Classic account of the epic turning point in the second world war. Light sunning to page edges Clean, large format paperback - 493 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Twelve Turning Points of the Second World War

Twelve Turning Points of the Second World War

By: Bell, P. M. H.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New Haven and London, Yale University Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060433

ISBN: 0300148852

Condition: Near Fine


Lucid and fascinating analysis which highlights the uncertainties of the War and that its outcome was at many points less predictable than we often assume. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 264 pages including index. Appears unread. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for A Child's War : The German Occupation of Guernsey as Seen Through Young Eyes (SIGNED BY AUTHOR)

A Child's War : The German Occupation of Guernsey as Seen Through Young Eyes (SIGNED BY AUTHOR)

By: Bihet, Molly

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Guernsey, Channel Islands, Author: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 051407

ISBN: 0951061909

Condition: Near Fine


A wealth of fascinating insights into a little girl's personal war on the only British Territory to be occupied during the Second World War. Clean tight booklet which is SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription 'With best wishes - Molly Bihet'. 80 pages plus post script. Next post dispatch. View more info

Image for Fighter Pilots of the RAF, 1939-1945

Fighter Pilots of the RAF, 1939-1945

By: Bowyer, Chaz

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037385

ISBN: 0718305191

Condition: Very Good


Selects some twenty RAF fighter pilots of the Second World War, not only to give overdue recognition to their prowess and courage, but also to exemplify the wide diversity of individual character of those men whose war was fought from the cockpit. Laid in are some obituaries taken from The Telegraph. Clean, square hardback 223 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Path Finders at War

Path Finders at War

By: Bowyer, Chaz

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Shepperton, Surrey, Ian Allan Ltd: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052435

ISBN: 0711007578

Condition: Good


Looks at the work of the Path Finder Force - No.8 (PPF) Group, perhaps the most experienced and highly trained elite created within the Royal Air Force during the Second World War. Clean, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w which has sunned and shows signs of light shelfwear- 160 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

Image for No Passing Glory - the Full and Authentic Biography of Group Captain Cheshire

No Passing Glory - the Full and Authentic Biography of Group Captain Cheshire

By: Boyle, Andrew

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Reprint Society: 1957

Seller ID: 064036

Condition: Very Good


The first full biography of the man who at thirty-eight had won the V.C., a triple D.S.O, and the D.F.C. with Bomber Command during the Second World War. A very good clean copy in dustwrapper which shows signs of shelfwear to head of spine. 384 pages including index. B.W. frontis. View more info

Image for Czechoslovakia Old Culture and New Life: At the Crossroads of Europe

Czechoslovakia Old Culture and New Life: At the Crossroads of Europe

By: Branberger, Dr. Jan et al

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Prague, Czech Republic, Orbis: 1947

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 039095

Condition: Reading Copy


Produced after the Second World War to provide information for the visitor to the resurrected states of the Czechs and Slovaks. Contains attached fold-out street maps etc and an interesting guide on the use of ration cards for foreigners. A good reading copy paperback with minimal annotation. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Hell is Upon Us : D-Day in the Pacific-Saipan to Guam, June-August 1944

Hell is Upon Us : D-Day in the Pacific-Saipan to Guam, June-August 1944

By: Brooks, Victor

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA., Da Capo Press Inc.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060070

ISBN: 0306813696

Condition: Very Good


Skilfully describes the entire Marianas campaign - the Second World War's most ambitious combined service operation. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing a small tear which has been internally repaired with Sellotape - 354 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Carrier Operations in World War II; Volume II - The Pacific Navies

Carrier Operations in World War II; Volume II - The Pacific Navies

By: Brown, David

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Shepperton, Middlesex, Ian Allan: 1974

Seller ID: 043627

ISBN: 0711002762

Condition: Good


The second volume of Carrier Operations of World War II describes the activities and operations of the United States Navy and Imperial Japanese Navy carriers in the Pacific and Indian Oceans during the first 15 months of World War II. Good clean copy which has small ding to front cover in an unclipped dustjacket with some edgewear. Illustrated with 108 black and white photographs. 152 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for English Saga 1840-1940

English Saga 1840-1940

By: Bryant, Arthur

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Collins with Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1941

Edition: Fifteenth Impression

Seller ID: 052000

Condition: Very Good


Takes the reader through a tumultuous hundred years in English history starting with the dark satanic mills of the industrial revolution, through the Boer Wars, the First World War and going right up to the outbreak of the Second World War. Good, clean, copy in an unclipped d/w - 340pp including index. View more info