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The kings Royal Rifle Corps Chronicle 1942
1 The kings Royal Rifle Corps Chronicle 1942
winchester warren andson ltd 1943 1st Edition Soft cover Poor Book 8vo - over 7 
A chronicle of the kings royal rifle corps it has got maps and photo.The back is broken the spine is only just holding on, but the book is full of detail. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
Trafalgar: The Biography of a Battle, Adkins, Roy A.
2 Adkins, Roy A. Trafalgar: The Biography of a Battle
UK. Little, Brown & Company 2004 0316725110 / 9780316725118 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
In this book the author embraces the battle, its prelude and its aftermath, in narrative that is at once scholarly and breathtakingly exciting. This was the great deciding conflict of the Napoleonic Wars - one that Roy Atkins describes, with use of many newly published first -hand accounts, in mesmerising , blow-by-blow detail. PLEASE NOTE: Economy shipping ( 2nd class) to World zones 1 and 2 is by sea and will take between 60 and 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The War For All The Oceans: From Nelson at the Nile to Napoleon at Waterloo, Adkins, Roy;
3 Adkins, Roy; The War For All The Oceans: From Nelson at the Nile to Napoleon at Waterloo
UK Little, Brown.co.uk 2006 0316728373 / 9780316728379 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Brought vividly to life by the words and stories of people caught up in the conflict, this is a sweeping history of the years of naval warfare that set the balance of power in Europe for the following century. Encompassing gallant duels between single ships, bloody battles between huge fleets, daring coastal raids, amphibious assaults on naval bases and the subtleties of espionage and naval intelligence, this global conflict truly was ' The War for all the Oceans.' There is light marking to the text block edges. PLEASE NOTE: international economy shipping is by sea and may take upto 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 16.50 GBP
 
 
The Pacific : Hell was an Ocean away, Ambrose, Hugh
4 Ambrose, Hugh The Pacific : Hell was an Ocean away
UK. Canongate Books Ltd 2010 184767822X / 9781847678225 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
These are the true stories of the men who put their lives on the line for their country, who were dispatched to the other side of the world to fight an enemy who preferred suicide to surrender. men who suffered hardship and humiliation in POW camps; men who witnessed casualties among soldiers and civilians alike; men whose medals came at a shocking price - a price paid in full by all. There is some light spotting to the text block edge. Please note; standard shipping (2nd class) to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea, and will take between 60 and 90 days . 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The Grunts., Anderson Charles R.
5 Anderson Charles R. The Grunts.
Presidio Press 1984 0891410031 / 9780891410034 5th Printing. Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 
The Vietnam War was the event that blooded another American generation.It was for them what Bunker Hil,Gettisberg,Belleau Wood and Guadalcanal were to earlier generation's...This is a secondhand book in hard covers in good condition ,the dustwrapper is rubbed on corners and bottom and top of spine edges. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
The Mitrokhin, Andrew Christopher and Vasili Mitrokhin
6 Andrew Christopher and Vasili Mitrokhin The Mitrokhin
London Allen Lane /penguin 1999 0713993588 / 9780713993585 5 Ed Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
A very heavy book all about the KGB in europe and the west. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
The World at War: Revised and Expanded Edition., Arnold-Forster, Mark.
7 Arnold-Forster, Mark. The World at War: Revised and Expanded Edition.
UK. Book Club Association. 1981 Book Club Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The World at War was originally written to accompany the Thames Television series of the same name, but since it was first published in 1973 the book has proved to have a life of its own. This fully revised edition explores the far reaching consequences of the war up to the present day. The text block shows spotting and staining to the front edge and the DJ has been taped to the front and back paste downs of the boards. the f.e.p. are also marked and the DJ has a repair to the top of the spine and the back and front panels have dings and scratches. Please note: standard shipping (2nd class ) to world zones 1 and 2 is by sea and will take between 60 and 90 days. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
Forgotten Voices of the Second World War., Arthur, Max
8 Arthur, Max Forgotten Voices of the Second World War.
UK Ebury Press Ltd 2004 0091897343 / 9780091897345 4th Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Here , in the raw, are the personal experiences of ordinary men and women from around the world, including British, Irish, French, German, American, Japanese, Australian and New Zealand accounts. Between them, their individual voices make up an immediate and vivid narrative of the Second World War. The Boards and dW shows light signs of use and the page edges has some light mottling. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
WE WILL REMEMBER THEM - Voices from the Aftermath of the Great War, Arthur, Max
9 Arthur, Max WE WILL REMEMBER THEM - Voices from the Aftermath of the Great War
UK. Index Books Ltd 2010 1407228080 / 9781407228082 Reprint. Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
For Britain and her empire, the human cost of the First World War was worse than ant other conflict in history. Almost a million British people were killed in the war, and almost twice as many again were injured in battle, and forced to live the rest of their lives with missing limbs, damaged lungs and mental disorders. The aftermath of the Great War lasted for decades, and in some cases is still felt today. This book, by the bestselling author of the Last Post, is a fitting tribute to those who have experienced its legacy. There is light mottling to the page edges. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
Bradley (Great Generals)., Axelrod, Alan
10 Axelrod, Alan Bradley (Great Generals).
U.S.A. Palgrave Macmillan 2008 0230600182 / 9780230600188 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
In this book, Alan Axelrod applies insight and skillful attention to detail to the life, strategy, and legacy of the general who remains the model for all commanders today. PLEASE NOTE: Economy shipping ( 2nd class ) to World zones 1 and 2 is by sea and will take between 60 and 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Battle Zone Normandy: Omaha Beach., Badsey Stephen; Tim Bean
11 Badsey Stephen; Tim Bean Battle Zone Normandy: Omaha Beach.
UK Sutton Publishing Ltd 2004 0750930179 / 9780750930178 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Battle Zone Normandy: Omaha Beach, the US Army's !st and 29th Infantry Divisions led the assault on Omaha Beach, the most strongly defended of all the invasion beaches. Supporting Allied bombers had mostly missed their targets, the offshore naval bombardment was hampered by poor visibility. and many elements of the first assault waves were swamped or sank, including amphibious tanks. The first waves of infantry waded ashore into a storm of German fire. Filled With archive and full colour photographs, full colour mapping and easy to follow battlefield tours. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Battle Zone Normandy: Utah Beach, Badsey, Stephen
12 Badsey, Stephen Battle Zone Normandy: Utah Beach
UK. Sutton Publishing 2004 0750930136 / 9780750930130 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Battle Zone Normand: Utah Beach. Here the Allies had their greatest D-Day success, suffering fewer casualties than on any of the other beachheads. The assault sector closest to Cherbourg, Lower Normandy's largest port. Utah Beach was isolated from the other D-Day landing areas. This meant that the attacking troops would have to fight alone until a link-up could be achieved. Filled with archive and full colour photographs, full colour mapping and easy to follow battlefield tours. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Battles Lost and Won: Great Campaigns of World War II, Baldwin, Hanson.W
13 Baldwin, Hanson.W Battles Lost and Won: Great Campaigns of World War II
U.S.A. Harper & Row 1966 1568520107 / 9781568520100 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
The military editor of the New York Times evaluates crucial battles of the Second World War, analyzing what happened in each and why, as well as the larger results. The DJ shows light shelf wear and there is light spotting on the edges of the text block. 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
 
 
Freyberg: Churchill's Salamander, Barber, Laurie; Tonkin-Covell, John
14 Barber, Laurie; Tonkin-Covell, John Freyberg: Churchill's Salamander
Uk Random House New Zealand Ltd 1990 1869410521 / 9781869410520 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Freyberg is a fascinating study of New Zealand's most famous general during his most consequential years 1941-1945. With the declassification of intelligence material, used particularly in Crete and Mareth, Freyberg's command capability can be seen in a new light. This book contradicts previous accounts that question Freyberg's competence and describe him as cautious. The Authors examine Freyberg's battle plans and explain why he deserved to be called the "Salamander of the British Empire ". There is light wear to the top of the D/W. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
15 Barris Ted. Behind the Glory. Canada's Role in the Allied Air War.
Toronto Thomas Allen Publishers 2005 0887622127 / 9780887622120 Reprint. Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 
When war broke out in September 1939 ,it was clear that air superiority would determine the outcome .But the Allied Air Forces had few combat aircraft and even fewer military pilots ready to fight.So, in December 1939, Britiah, Australian, New Zealand and Canadian officials agreed to centralise air crew training in Canada. The British Commonwealth Air Training Plan was born.This is a hardback book in V/G condition has is the D/W. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
16 Beattie, Doug An Ordinary Soldier: Afghanistan: A Ferocious Enemy. A Bloody Conflict. One Man's Impossible Mission
UK. Simon & Schuster Ltd 2008 1847373763 / 9781847373762 3rd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
This is a thrilling, modern war story. Visceral yet intelligent. Action packed but also emotional. Beattie never shrinks from portraying the horrors of war and his role in them, but the maturity of voice and heartfelt honesty sets this book apart from other military memoirs. This book offers an insight into the mission in Afghanistan and , crucially, the relationship between British troops and the Afghans they serve alongside. It demands to be read. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
 
 
Light Perpetual: Aviators' Memorial Windows., Beaty, David
17 Beaty, David Light Perpetual: Aviators' Memorial Windows.
UK Airlife Publishing Ltd 1995 1853105880 / 9781853105883 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 4to - over 9 - 12 
Through the touching beauty of stained glass memorial windows in churches, cathedrals and RAF stations throughout Britain from North Scotland to the tip of Cornwall, in Wales and Northern Ireland. "Light Perpetual" briefly traces the history of aviation, in whose service so many men and women gave their lives. The D/W shows signs of light shelf wear. PLEASE NOTE: International economy shipping is by sea and may take up to 90 days to arrive. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
D-Day: The Battle for Normandy, Beevor, Anthony
18 Beevor, Anthony D-Day: The Battle for Normandy
UK Viking 2009 067088703X / 9780670887033 8th printing Hardcover Fine Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
Making use of overlooked and new material from over thirty archives in half a dozen counties, D-Day is the most vivid and well researched account yet of the Battle of Normandy. As with Stalingrad and Berlin - The Downfall, Anthony Beevor's gripping narrative conveys the true experience of war. The D/W shows light shelf-wear and some indentations to the front cover. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
19 Beevor, Antony D-Day : The Battle for Normandy
London Penquin / viking 2009 067088703X / 9780670887033 1st Edition / 8th printing Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 
Making use of overlooked and new material from over thirty archives in half a dozen countries, D-Day is the most vivid and well- researched account yet of the Battle of Normandy. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
20 Beevor, Antony. Berlin: The Downfall 1945
UK Penguin UK 2002 0670886955 / 9780670886951 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9 
A superb re-telling of the saga. Beevor combines a soldier's understanding of war's realities with the narrative of a novelist... This book that lets the reader look into the face of battle. There is some light rippling to the bottom of the D/J, with a small nick to the front bottom corner 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
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