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Ju 88 Bomber Groups on the Western Front

By: Weal, John

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Madrid, Spain, delPrado/Osprey: 2001

Seller ID: 049551

ISBN: 8483725924

Condition: Near Fine


No.46 in the Aircraft of the Aces : Men & Legends Series. Undoubtedly the most versatile aeroplane of The Second World War, serving as a fighter, bomber and patrol aircraft on every front on which the Luftwaffe fought. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean large format paperback which appears unread - 64 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Nightmare at Scapa Flow : The Truth about the Sinking of HMS Royal Oak

By: Weaver, H. J.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Worcester, Worcestershire, Cressrelles: 1985

Seller ID: 056431

ISBN: 0859560252

Condition: Very Good


Examines the loss of the battleship along with 800 lives as Germany delivered its first shattering blow against Britain in the Second World War. Square, tight hardback in dustwrapper - 1912 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Hitler's Secret War: The Nazi Espionage Campaign Against the Allies

By: Whiting, Charles

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom, Leo Cooper: 2000

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 026669

ISBN: 0850527449

Condition: Near Fine


Gradually unfolds the full story of espionage during WW2. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 208 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Poor Bloody Infantry 1939-1945

By: Whiting, Charles

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Stroud, Gloucestershire, Spellmount Publishers Ltd: 2007

Seller ID: 041576

ISBN: 1862273774

Condition: As New


Unopened copy telling the story, gravely neglected by many writers on the Second World War, of the brave men whose efforts were so central to the Allied victory. 278 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Last Assault - the Battle of the Bulge Reassessed

By: Whiting, Charles

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, BCA: 1994

Seller ID: 056430

Condition: Near Fine


Reappraisal of the last great German offensive, the drive into the Ardennes in December 1944 in which thousands of young American soldiers lost their lives. Clean, crisp hardback. 238 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Only Halfway to Paradise : Women in Post-War Britain 1945-1968

By: Wilson, Elizabeth

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Tavistock Publications: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 063255

ISBN: 0422768804

Condition: Good


The Senior Lecturer in Applied Social Studies re-evaluates the lives of British women in the post-Second World War period of 1945-1968. Some light sunning to page edges else a good, clean paperback - 233 pages including indexes. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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War Behind the Wire - Experiences in Captivity During the Second World War

By: Wilson, Patrick

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Barnsley, South Yorkshire, Pen & Sword Books: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048916

ISBN: 0850527457

Condition: Very Good


Published to accompany the BBC TV series of the same name, it recounts the testimony of numerous PoW's showing how they came to terms with the privations of camp life, their reactions to capture and captivity, their daring escape bids and the harsh reality of daily life. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 224 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Ultra in the Pacific : How Breaking Japanese Codes & Cyphers Affected Naval Operations Against Japan, 1941-45

By: Winton, John

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London, Leo Cooper: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037095

ISBN: 0850522773

Condition: Very Good


Combines the author's expert analysis of the records now available with his encyclopaedic knowledge of the naval history of the Second World War to tell for the first time what exactly did the Allies learn from Ultra in the Pacific War and to what use that knowledge was put. Includes a long overdue tribute to Joe Rochefort, whose contribution to the successful outcome of the War in the Pacific is hard to overemphasize. Good, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some shelfwear - 247 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info