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The Aeroplane: Pictorial Review ( No. 3)

By: N/A

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Temple Press: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03818

Condition: Fair


In this book are many new and spectacular types of aircraft and missiles which made their appearance during 1958 lend outstanding interest to this third annual collection of photographs from The Aeroplane. Containing over 250 illustrations, grouped in sections for ease of comparison and accompanied by descriptive captions. The hardcovers have water marking to the base of the spine and the bottom edge of the boards. The front and back free end papers are tanned. The D/w is water stained to the base of the spine and the bottom edge its interior is tanned and the exterior is grubby and stained w... View more info

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The Death of King Arthur: The Immortal Legend (Penguin Hardback Classics)

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., Penguin Classics: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02921

ISBN: 1846141931

Condition: Very Good


Born with the help of Merlin's magic, blessed with the sword of Excalibur, Arthur becomes king of a troubled, leaderless England, beginning a golden age of chivalry at the court of Camelot. View more info

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Letters From A Lost Generation: First World War Letters of Vera Brittain and Four Friends

By: Alan Bishop and Mark Bostridge ( Editors )

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Little, Brown: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04210

ISBN: 0316646644

Condition: Near Fine


Letters from a Lost generation' ia a memorable selection of letters, written in the years 1913 to 1918, between Vera Brittain and four young men - her fiance, her younger brother and their two close friends, whose experiences in the First World War, in which all four men were killed, inspired her famous autobiography, ' A Testament of Youth.' A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The War that killed Achillles

By: Alexander Caroline

Price: £15.00

Publisher: england, Viking/Penquin Ltd: 2009

Sellers ID: 01750

ISBN: 0670021121

Condition: Very Good


Book and d/w in very good condition ,The true story of homer's iliiad and the trojan wars. View more info

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The Lady in the Tower: The Fall of Anne Boleyn

By: Alison Weir

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04536

ISBN: 0224063197

Condition: Very Good


Never before has there been a book devoted entirely to Anne Boleyn's fall. Alison Weir has reassessed the evidence, demolished many romantic myths and popular misconceptions, and rewritten the story of Anne Boleyn's fall. There is light speckling to the top and marks on the front of the text block. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Children Of England - The Heirs Of King Henry VIII.

By: Alison. Weir

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Jonathan Cape: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04155

ISBN: 0224038338

Condition: Very Good


This book begins at the point where Alison Weir's bestseller ' The Six Wives of Henry VIII ' came to an end, and covers the period until Elizabeth succeeded to the throne in 1558. Making use of contemporary sources, she brings to vivid life one of the most extraordinary periods of English history, when each of Henry's heirs was potentially the tool of powerful political or religious figures, and when the realm was seething with intrigue and political change. There is light creasing to the rea panel of the cover. View more info

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Arthur and the Lost Kingdoms

By: Alistair Moffat

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Trafalgar Square: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04035

ISBN: 029764324X

Condition: Very Good


This book rewrites the legend of King Arthur. It radically relocates Arthur's headquarters - his Camelot - and how and where he won his brilliant victories. It will shatter all existing assumptions about Britain's most famous hero. There is light speckling and marks to the head of the text block. A good, tight copy. View more info

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The Turks Today

By: Andrew Mango

Price: £18.00

Publisher: USA, The Overlook Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04151

ISBN: 1585676152

Condition: Very Good


In this sequel to his acclaimed biography,Ataturk, Andrew Mango provides such a portrait, tracing the republic's development since the death of its founder and bringing to life the Turkish people and their vibrant society. There is a black mark across the bottom of the text block indicating it is a remainder book. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Great Generals of the Napoleonic Wars

By: Andrew Uffindell

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Spellmount: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04538

ISBN: 1862274363

Condition: Very Good


Andrew Uffindell's ground-breaking book reassesses twelve of the outstanding generals of the Napoleonic wars. Never before have all the great generals been described in depth in the same volume, and their extraordinary contrasts provide a powerful insight into the meaning of military greatness. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Shadow of the Titanic: The Extraordinary Stories of Those Who Survived

By: Andrew Wilson

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Simon & Schuster Ltd: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04001

ISBN: 1847377300

Condition: Very Good


Although we think we know the story of the Titanic, little has been written about what happened to the survivors after the tragedy . How did they cope in the aftermath of this horrific event? How did they remember that terrible night, a disaster that has been likened to the destruction of a small town. There is creasing and to the edge and top corners of the d/w. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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The King's Henchman: Henry Jermyn, Stuart Spymaster and Architect of the British Empire

By: Anthony Adolph

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Gibson Square Books Ltd: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04632

ISBN: 1908096306

Condition: Very Good


This book is a story of love, family, regicide, adversity and last-minute escapes, set against the backdrop of bloody Civil War. It is also the remarkable love story of a commoner and a royal who together shared a vision for Britain and created St James's Square and Greenwich Park as its first grand expression. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Great Commanders and Their Battles

By: Anthony Livesey

Price: £16.00

Publisher: UK, Angus: 1987

Edition: 2nd Edition

Sellers ID: 04642

ISBN: 1861606222

Condition: Very Good


This book brings you twenty famous victories won by a broad cross-section of history's most outstanding commanders. Spanning more than two thousand years of Warfare. A good , clean and tight copy. View more info

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The Great Escape

By: Anton Gill

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Review: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04584

ISBN: 0755310373

Condition: Very Good


Drawing on meticulous research carried out for the trial, interviews with the families and friends of the murdered men and with surviving veterans of the camp. Anton Gill provides us with a definitive account of this legendary breakout and its aftermath. The text block is tanned and the d/w has some creasing. View more info

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D-Day: The Battle for Normandy

By: Antony Beevor

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Penguin: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04447

ISBN: 067088703X

Condition: Very Good


Making use of overlooked and new material from over thirty archives in a half a dozen countries, D-Day is the most vivid and well-researched account yet of the Battle of Normandy. Anthony Beevor's gripping narrative conveys the true experience of war. A d/w shows wear to its extremities and corners, and there is light tanning to the text block. View more info

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Berlin: The Downfall 1945

By: Antony Beevor

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Viking: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 04489

ISBN: 0670886955

Condition: Very Good


Anthony Beevor, using often devastating new material from former Soviet files, as well as from German, American, British, French and Swedish archives, has reconstructed the experiences of those millions caught up in the nightmare of the Third Reich's final collapse. The text block is lightly tanned. A good, clean and tight copy. View more info

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Forgotten Voices of the Second World War.

By: Arthur, Max

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Ebury Press Ltd: 2004

Edition: 4th Edition

Sellers ID: 02342

ISBN: 0091897343

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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British Civil Aircraft Registers including Ireland1919-99

By: Austin, Michael

Price: £45.00

Publisher: UK, Air Britain Historians Ltd: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03410

ISBN: 0851302815

Condition: Fine


For anyone interested in aviation and civilian aircraft this book is a must. From front to back cover it is full of registration numbers of all sorts of aircraft dating from 1919 - 1999. It does not have a D/J A fine, tight copy. View more info

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A to Z of Royal Naval ships Badges 1919-1989 Volume 2 - HMS Bacchante - HMS Buzzard

By: B J Wilkinson, T.P.Stopford and D.Taylor.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Neptune Books: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03843

ISBN: 1870842022

Condition: Fine


This book is the second in a series of twenty volumes which, when completed, will illustrate and describe every badge of the Royal Navy, approved by the ship's Badges Committee from 1919 to 1989. The covers are covered in a clear protective cover. On the copright page there is a small stamp with the former owners name. The price of the book includes UK 2nd class postage. View more info

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The A-Z of Royal Naval ships' Badges 1919-1989: Volume ! HMS Abdiel- HMS Avon Vale.

By: B.J.Wilkinson, T.P. Stopford and D.Taylor

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Neptune Books Ltd: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03829

Condition: Fine


This book is the first in a series of twenty volumes which, when completed will illustrate and describe every badge of the Royal Navy to be approved by the ship's Badges committee from 1919 until 1989. Full of black & white photographs of Royal naval ship's and their descriptions, a must for the modern naval historian or naval enthusiast. View more info

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Battles Lost and Won: Great Campaigns of World War II

By: Baldwin, Hanson.W

Price: £15.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Harper & Row: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02814

ISBN: 1568520107

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info