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An Archaeology of the Early Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms, Arnold, C. J.
1 Arnold, C. J. An Archaeology of the Early Anglo-Saxon Kingdoms
UK. Routledge 1997 041515636X / 9780415156363 2nd Edition Soft cover Very Good Pictorial covers Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
An Archaeology of the early Anglo - Saxon Kingdoms has for nearly a decade been used by students seeking an introduction to the field. The text block edges are a little grubby. PLEASE NOTE: economy international shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
Conquest, Barker, Juliet
2 Barker, Juliet Conquest
UK. Little Brown 2009 1408700832 / 9781408700839 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Supremely evocative and brilliantly told,' Conquest' is narrative history at its most colourful and compelling - the true story of those who fought for an English Kingdom in France. There is light spotting to the top of the text block. PLEASE NOTE: economy international shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The Lost Villages of England (History Handbooks), Beresford, Maurice Warwick.
3 Beresford, Maurice Warwick. The Lost Villages of England (History Handbooks)
UK Sutton Pub Ltd 1998 0750918489 / 9780750918480 Reprint 1998 Soft cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Among existing villages in the English countryside are the sites of many others which have not survived, though six hundred years ago they were no different from their neighbours. This pioneering study locates the sites of England's 'lost' villages, describing the occasion of their depopulation and the character of those who destroyed them. Aerial photographs and ground plans of characteristic sites are included, together with maps to show the local distribution of lost villages. There is also a gazetteer, listing the villages by county. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Mosquito: The Illustrated History, Birtles, Philip J
4 Birtles, Philip J Mosquito: The Illustrated History
UK Sutton Publishing Limited 1998 0750914955 / 9780750914956 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Alongside the Spitfire and the Lancaster, the Mosquito is one of the most famous RAF aircraft of the Second World War, if not of all time. Fulfilling an incredible number of contrasting roles from its original concept of a high-speed and low-level unarmed bomber, through reconnaissance fighter-bomber, night -fighter, intruder, bomber support and pathfinder, to naval strike, anti-shipping, minelayer, and many more. A series of comprehensive appendices give full details of Mosquito production figures, production variants, and operational service. A good, clean and tight copy. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
The Model Occupation :the Channel Islands Under German Rule 1940 - 1945, Bunting Madeline
5 Bunting Madeline The Model Occupation :the Channel Islands Under German Rule 1940 - 1945
B C A . Bca Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 
When the Germans arrived on the Channel Islands after the defeat of France in the Summer of 1940, they and the islanders agreed that it would be a' Model Occupation' But as the war dragged on and Britain appeared to abandon the islands to their fate, so features of Nazi occupation already widespread throughout Europe emerged. The D/W has some small chips to the corners. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
The Last Knight: The Twilight of the Middle Ages and the Birth of the Modern Era, Cantor, Norman F.
6 Cantor, Norman F. The Last Knight: The Twilight of the Middle Ages and the Birth of the Modern Era
U.S.A. Free Press 2004 0743226887 / 9780743226882 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
There may be no more fascinating historical period than the late fourteenth century in Europe. The Hundred Years' War ravaged the continent , yet gallantry, chivalry, and literary brilliance flourished in the courts of England and wales. It was a world in transition, soon to be replaced by the Renaissance and the Age of Exploration. There is a page (135) which as been missed in the guillotine as it is slightly longer than the rest. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The Guide to the Battlefields of Europe, Chandler, David
7 Chandler, David The Guide to the Battlefields of Europe
Ware, Hertfordshire. Wordsworth Military Library 1998 1853266949 / 9781853266942 Reprint. Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
This guide will appeal to the serious student of military history, the traveller and the armchair campaigner. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
Battle Zone Normandy : Operation Epsom, Clark, LLoyd.
8 Clark, LLoyd. Battle Zone Normandy : Operation Epsom
UK Sutton Publishing Ltd 2004 075093008X / 9780750930086 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Battle Zone Normandy : Operation Epsom was General Sir Bernard Montgomery's third attempt to take the city of Caen, a key D-Day objective. He planned V111 Corps to force a crossing over the Odon and Orne rivers and capture hill 112, a vital observation point. The attack if successful would encircle the German defenders of Caen, who were preventing further progress on Monty's left flank. With archive and full colour photographs , ful colour mapping and easy to follow battlefield tours. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
William the Conqueror, Douglas, David C.
9 Douglas, David C. William the Conqueror
UK Eyre & Spottiswood Ltd 1964 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
No medieval King is more famous than William the Conqueror, and no event in the whole of English history has been more debated than the Norman conquest. This book is both a study of Anglo-Norman history based upon long and detailed research, and also the biography of a man whose personal career was spectacular. It is, too, a work in which a wealth of scholarship is linked to a most lucid and agreeable style. The D/W is worn and torn to the head and base of the spine plus the edges of the od the D/W and on the back panel, and it is also rather ' baggy ' the front flap is torn and stuck down with sellotape to the front paste-down. PLEASE NOTE: international economy shipping is by sea and may take up to 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Ancient Britain., Dyer James.
10 Dyer James. Ancient Britain.
London Batsford. 1995 071346156X / 9780713461565 Reprint. Soft cover Good No Jacket Book 4to - over 9 
This book is for anyone starting out to understand the pre historic life of Britain from the first human occupation 450,000 years ago to the Roman conquest AD. Unfortunatly there is an impressed mark of a paper clip on the front cover of this book 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
11 Evans Brian Hornchurch & Upminster
Chichester Phillimore 1996 1860770290 / 9781860770296 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
A pictorial history of hornchurch & upminster in good condition no d/w 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Fleet Battle and Blockade: The French Revolutionary War 1793-1797 (Caxton pictorial histories), Gardiner, Robert
12 Gardiner, Robert Fleet Battle and Blockade: The French Revolutionary War 1793-1797 (Caxton pictorial histories)
UK Caxton Editions 2004 184067363X / 9781840673630 2nd Edition Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
This volume is the first of five covering the whole of the French Revolutionary, Napoleonic and 1812 Wars based on contemporary images, a series depicting the reality of warfare under sail in a depth never previously attained. The D/J has a little edgewear and a small mark to its leading edge. A good clean tight copy. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Britain at War: Famous British Battles from Hastings to Normandy 1066-1943, Holmes, Richard
13 Holmes, Richard Britain at War: Famous British Battles from Hastings to Normandy 1066-1943
U.S.A. Hylas Publishing 2004 1592580637 / 9781592580637 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
In Britain at War, renowned historian Richard Holmes takes us on a fascinating journey through time to visit battlefields in Britain, northern France and Belgium, vividly recreating the atmosphere of their bloody and turbulent history.With his expert knowledge of weapons and warfare, and using specially commissioned maps. Richard Holmes provides a clear picture of the events that led up to each battle, the conflicts themselves, and the people who fought them. This is a clean tight copy. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and could take up to 90days to arrive 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Warrior Race: A History of the British at War, James, Lawrence
14 James, Lawrence Warrior Race: A History of the British at War
U.S.A. St. Martin's Press 2003 0312307373 / 9780312307370 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Modern Britain is a nation shaped by wars. The boundaries of its separate parts are the outcome of conquest and resistance. The author investigates the role played by war in the making of Britain. Drawing on the latest historical and archaeological research he charts the full reach of British military history, the impact of Roman military occupation ; the monarchy's struggle for mastery of the British Isles; the civil wars of the seventeenth century; the " total war " experience of twentieth - century conflict. The DW shows light shelf wear. PLEASE NOTE: economy international shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
15 Morris Jan The Venetian Empire : a Sea Voyage :
London Faber & Faber 1980 057109936X / 9780571099368 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
For visitors to Venice and travellers through the lands the Doges once ruled, The Venetian Empire is an invaluable historical introduction. This a hardback book in V/G condition, but it is bumped on the top and bottom of the spine The D/W is also V/G but does have some wear to the corners. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Greek Art and Archaeology, Pedley John Griffiths
16 Pedley John Griffiths Greek Art and Archaeology
London Cassell 1992 0304342807 / 9780304342808 1992 Pb Ed Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
In good order. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Hope and Glory: Britain 1900-1990, Peter Clarke
17 Peter Clarke Hope and Glory: Britain 1900-1990
UK Viking Adult 1997 0713990716 / 9780713990713 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hope and Glory, explains the political changers that transformed Britain. It gives a clear account of the course of party leaders as Joseph Chamberlain, David Lloyd George, Winston Churchill, Harold Macmillan and Margaret Thatcher. It shows too how the outlook of ordinary people made a difference as, with the coming of an equal suffrage for men and women, democratic elections made and unmade Governments. The D/W shows light wear to its front and back panels. A good, clean tight copy. 
Price: 13.50 GBP
 
 
The Safeguard of the Sea: A Naval History of Britain: 660-1649, Rodger, N.A.M.
18 Rodger, N.A.M. The Safeguard of the Sea: A Naval History of Britain: 660-1649
USA W.W. Norton & Company. 1998 039304579X / 9780393045796 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
From the desperate early military campaigns against the Vikings to the defeat of the great Spanish Armada in the reign of Elizabeth I, this volume touches on some of the most colourful characters in British history, among them Sir Francis Drake. It also provides fascinating details on naval construction, logistics, health, diet and weaponry. A clean tight copy. Please Note. international economy shipping is via sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 25.00 GBP
 
 
19 Schom, Alan Trafalgar: Countdown to Battle 1803-1805
UK Michael Joseph Ltd 1990 0718131991 / 9780718131999 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The battle of Trafalgar was the high point and , in a sense, culmination of an intense 29-month campaign waged by the Royal Navy to thwart a French invasion of Great Britain. This then is the story of the French and their preparations and of the men sent to sea to prevent Napoleon from launching his forces against the British Isles. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
The Cavalry of Classical Greece, Spence I. G .
20 Spence I. G . The Cavalry of Classical Greece
Oxford. Clarendon Press Oxford 1993 0198144822 / 9780198144823 First Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 8vo - over 7 
A social and military history of this classical time in history. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
 
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