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Image for Along the Viking Border - London (Euston) to Liverpool : LMS Route Book No. 2

Along the Viking Border - London (Euston) to Liverpool : LMS Route Book No. 2

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: 1947

Seller ID: 066484

Condition: Good


A post-war look at the line which links two of the world's greatest seaports. Good, clean booklet - 51 pages. Cover price of 2/6d. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Aerodata International No. 3 - North American P.5ID Mustang

Aerodata International No. 3 - North American P.5ID Mustang

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxfordshire, Vintage Aviations Publication: 1978

Seller ID: 043715

ISBN: 0905469305

Condition: Very Good


20 page booklet containing 1/72 scale multi-view plans, colour artwork, sketches, large photographs, narrative - everything the modeller needs to know to check the accuracy of plastic kits or scratch-build his own replicas from wood or plastic. A very good clean copy. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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 The Hardware of World War II - Tanks, Aircraft and Naval Vessels

The Hardware of World War II - Tanks, Aircraft and Naval Vessels

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Galley Press: 1984

Seller ID: 053767

ISBN: 0861368886

Condition: Very Good


Deals with the tanks, aircraft and ships that were the cutting edge of the armed forces during the great conflict, showing how they worked, why they were successful (or failed) and what impact they had on the struggle. Very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 216 pages. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs and drawings. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Stuka Dive Bombers-Pursuit Bombers-Combat Pilots - A Pictorial Chronicle of German Close-Combat Aircraft To 1945

Stuka Dive Bombers-Pursuit Bombers-Combat Pilots - A Pictorial Chronicle of German Close-Combat Aircraft To 1945

By: Aders, Gebhard; Held, Werner

Price: £27.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Schiffer Publications Ltd: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034237

ISBN: 088740216X

Condition: Near Fine


Presents the history of German close-combat aircraft up to 1945, in more than 500 rare photographs, from the infantry airplane of 1917 to the AR 234 Blitz bomber. A clean, crisp copy in unclipped dustjacket. Appears unread. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. 246 pages. Next post UK dispatch View more info

Image for Britain Alone : June 1940-June 1941

Britain Alone : June 1940-June 1941

By: Agar, Herbert

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051748

ISBN: 0370103092

Condition: Very Good


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

Image for A Nation Collapses : The Italian Surrender of September 1943

A Nation Collapses : The Italian Surrender of September 1943

By: Agarossi, Elena; Fergusson, Harvey, II (translator)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005145

ISBN: 0521591996

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, tight copy which appears unread. Inside front flap of jacket creased. Revises the traditional understanding of a critical moment in the history of World War II, the collapse of the Italian fascist regime and Italy's unconditional surrender in September 1943. Draws on massive, mostly previously unpublished documents - 187 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Wait for the Dawn

By: Albrand, Martha

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041645

Condition: Very Good


The story of Christine, a woman who has grown up in a country ravaged by war and dissension and who has learnt to rely on no-one but herself, but whose love for Victor a reckless and successful financier, awakens her to life. A very good clean hardback in very good unclipped dustwrapper. 256 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Price of Freedom

By: Allen, Charles F.

Price: £37.50

Publisher: Georgetown, IL, USA, Faulstich Printing Co.: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031528

Condition: Very Good


An American's story of his time as a prisoner-of-war during World War 2 at the hands of the German army. A very good clean copy containing 114 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Mediaevalism of Lawrence of Arabia

By: Allen, M.D.

Price: £37.50

Publisher: University Park, PA, Pennsylvania State University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027170

ISBN: 0271006730

Condition: Very Good


"Deals with Lawrence's lifelong interest in the medieval world, especially medieval literature, and its considerable influence on his view of himself and of the Arabs with whom he fought in an archaic theatre of war, and hence his own literary production. " Clean, crisp copy in archival protected dustjacket. Slight bumping to edges of boards. No other discernible faults. 220 pages including index. A most attractive copy of this now hard-to-find title. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Warbirds Worldwide: No 24 March 1993

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, Warbirds Worldwide Limited: 1993

Seller ID: 065155

ISBN: 1870601297

Condition: As New


Contents include:- Old Aeroplane Company Tyabb - the home of Judy Pay's warbirds collection; Vietnamese Recoveries - A-37s, Skyraiders, Bearcas and P-63s in Vietnam' Dijon the home of French warbirds collection; Scat VII reborn; The CAC Boomerang; Ghost of Millingimbi. As new copy of this magazine 58 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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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

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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

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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

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The Military Year Book 1987

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, WH Smith: 1987

Seller ID: 026727

Condition: Very Good


"A comprehensive look at the developments in the military world during 1987. It examines all wars and provides an extensive survey of the key weapons systems of the immediate future." A very good, clean copy. Illustrated throughout in both colour & b&w. View more info

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Warbirds Worldwide, No 21 May 1992

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, Warbirds Worldwide Limited: 1992

Seller ID: 065153

ISBN: 1870601254

Condition: As New


Contents of this issue include:- Hurricane Update; Flying Gustav Black 6; A visit to Aircraft Cylinder and Turbine; Jo Mabee's Midland Warriors; The Aircraft Restoration Company; The Ladybird and the Owl etc. As new 58-page magazine. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for U.S. Army-Navy Journal of Recognition Numbers 1-6 September 1943-February 1944

U.S. Army-Navy Journal of Recognition Numbers 1-6 September 1943-February 1944

By: Anon

Price: £22.50

Publisher: England, Airlfe: 1991

Seller ID: 034127

ISBN: 1853102369

Condition: Near Fine


Facsimiles of the first six volumes of the journal that the US government issued to all American combat forces whose purpose was to help the men in the field distinguish enemy hardware from their own and thus limit incidents of friendly fire. As new, unread copy. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

Image for Warbirds Worldwide No. 23 December 1992

Warbirds Worldwide No. 23 December 1992

By: Anon

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, Warbirds Worldwide Limited: 1992

Seller ID: 065217

ISBN: 1870601289

Condition: As New


Contents include:- Spitfire Summer; Trojan Rebuild; Ilyushin II-2 Stormovik; Fork Tailed Fouga; Bristol Blenheim IV; Champaign Spitfire; Mosquito Refabric. etc. 59-page magazine. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Royal Navy Today

By: Anon

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Odhams Press: 1942

Seller ID: 041666

Condition: Very Good


Gives a general picture of the lives of the men who fought in the navy during World War II. A very good clean copy illustrated with b.w. photographs. Previous owner's sticker inside front cover. 128 pages including index. View more info

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Infantry Officer - a Personal Record

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 065076

Condition: Good


Memoir of an infantry officer covering the time-span from the beginning of the war to summer 1942, who went to France as one of the first battalions of the B.E.F and went on to fight in Belgium and Flanders, and was awarded the Military Cross for gallantry during the retreat to Dunkirk. A good clean hardback which has faded to the spine strip. 80 pages. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. View more info