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Prelude to Overlord: An Account of the Air Operations Which Preceded and Supported Operation Overlore, the Allied Landings in Normandy on D-Day, 6th
Wynn, Humphrey and Young, Susan;Young, Susan
ISBN: 0891412018
Presidio Press Novato, California, U.S.A. 1984 First US Edition
 Hard Cover x,154pp, index, maps, photos.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319542  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Great War Generals on the Western Front 1914-1918
Neillands, Robin
ISBN: 1841198633
Magpie Books London 2004 Reprint
 Trade Paperback x,549pp, index. A look at the generals from a different perspective  Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319582  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Bridge with Three Men: Across China to the Western Heaven in 1942
Hewitt, Anthony
ISBN: 0224028642
Jonathan Cape London 1986 First Edition
 Hard Cover xiv, 225pp, endpaper map, b&w plates. Foreword by John Mills. Dj flaps foxed else nf orig. cloth in like dj.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319589  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Second Oldest Profession. The Spy as Patriot, Bureaucrat, Fantasist And Whore
Knightley, Phillip
ISBN: 0233979689
Andre Deutsch London 1986 First Edition
 Hard Cover . xii,436pp. B&w pls.Index. Endpapers foxed else vg copy  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319605  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Eight Lives Down
Hunter, Major Chris
ISBN: 9780552155717
Corgi Books London, UK 2008 Reprint
 Soft Cover Soft cover, reprint, 382g, 511pgs. The story of a counter-terrorist bomb-disposal operator's tour of Iraq. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and very light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 40,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR86  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Nukespeak. The Media and the Bomb
Aubrey, Crispin et al
ISBN: 0906890268
Comedia London 1982 First Edition
 Trade Paperback 135pp.  Near Fine
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21447  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Australia’s Defence & Foreign Policy
Barwick, Sir Garfield et al
Sydney: Angus & Robertson 1964 rep (1st pub 1964)   
  viii, 172pp, pb, good cond. Proceedings of the Summer School of the Australian Institute of Political Science. ex lib. sml stamps.  
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 140  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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For Queen and Commonwealth. Australians at War
Denton, Kit.
ISBN: 0949118087
Time-Life Books Sydney 1989 Reprint
 Hard Cover 168pp, index, lavishly illus.  Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319726  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Cold War: The Book of the Ground-Breaking TV Series
Isaacs, Jeremy; and Downing, Taylor
ISBN: 059304309X
Bantam Press London, England 1998 Edition Not Stated
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1810gms, 438pgs. This is the story of the half-century since the end of the Second World War. Its framework is the confrontation, military and ideological, between two great powers that dominated the world during these years. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear to edges and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Postage may be more than quoted due to weight of book.  Very Good/Good
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR89  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Live From the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad
Arnett, Peter
ISBN: 0671755862
Simon & Schuster Ltd New York, USA 1994 First US Hardcover Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first US hardcover edition (leatherbound first edition was published by The Easton Press at an earlier date), 824gms, 463pgs. Peter Arnett is undeniably the dean of his generation's war correspondents, a breed apart. This book covers his journalistic career over thirty-five years in the world's war zones. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear to edges and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR90  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Naval War in the Pacific: Rising Sun of Nippon
Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt
Franklin Watts New York  
 Hard Cover Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. The Military History of World War II: Volume 11.90pp, B&w photos in text.  Very Good/Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13022  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Merchant Ships of the World 1910-1929
Dunn, Lawrence, Illustrated by The Author
Macmillan New York 1975 First Edition
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. First US Edition. 8vo. 215pp, + colour paintings of the ships 96 plates.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17040  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Neville Duke’s Book of Flight
Duke, Neville
Cassell London 1958 First Edition
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Good/Fair. Fiirst Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 116pp, b/w ills. edited by Edward Lanchbery.  Good/Fair
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3475  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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STRATEGIC DIRECTION OF WORLD WAR II
Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt
Franklin Watts New York 1965 First Edition
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Good. First Edition. Small 4to. Volume 18 of 'The Military History of World War II". Vg in rubbed dj.65pp. B&w ills.  Very Good/Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 5969  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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LAND BATTLES: NORTH AFRICA, SICILY AND ITALY
Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt
Franklin Watts New York 1962 
 Hard Cover Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. The Military History of World War II: Volume 3  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 6390  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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True Stories of the SAS
Hunter, Robin
ISBN: 086369912X
Virgin Books London, England 1995 Revised and Updated Edition
 Softcover Softcover, revised and updated edition, 112gms, 178pgs. This is a history of the deeds done by these lethal men as they faced danger with calm courage. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR91  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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True Stories of the Paras: The Red Devils at War
Hunter, Robin
ISBN: 0753503018
Virgin Books London, England 1999 Edition Not Stated
 Softcover Softcover, edition not stated, 154gms, 252pgs. Using first-hand accounts from participants, Robin Hunter recalls campaigns fought by the Paras from World War II onwards. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR92  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Above Us the Waves. The story of midget submarines and human torpedoes.
Warren, C E T & Benson, James.
George G. Harrap London 1955 
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Reprint. 8vo. Cloth, 256pp, b/w pls, ep maps, sticky tape stains to endpapers with light spotting to edges else v good copy in vg repaired dw.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9437  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Pacific Defence Reporter Year Book 1978/79
Warner, Denis - ed
PY Logistics and Holdings Sydney 1978 
 Hard Cover 408pp, incorporates the IISS military balance.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319850  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Concise history of Warfare
Montgomery, Field Marshal
Collins London 1972 First Thus
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First Thus. 368pp, many ills.Prev owner name on ffep, some foxing. else vg.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 3349  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Historical Perspective on Light Infantry
McMichael, Major Scott R
US Army Command and General Staff College Fort Leavenworth 1987 
 Soft Cover Wraps. Very Good Large 4to. Research Survey No 6,viii,239pp,.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2986  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Alexander Memoirs 1940-1945
Alexander, Field Marshal Earl Alexander of Tunis John North (ed)
Cassell London 1962 First Edition
 Hard Cover Very Good/Very Good. xiv, 210 pp 8vo hardcover. Many ills and maps.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14881  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Pictorial History of Australians at War
Nelson, Robert et al
Hamlyn Sydney 1970 First Edition
 Hard Cover 4to, 323pp, profusely ills in col and b/w. Book and dj encased in adhesive plastic else very good in dj.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21991  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Ragged War: The Story of Unconventional and Counter-Revolutionary Warfare
Thompson, Leroy
ISBN: 185409369X
Arms and Armour Press London, England 1996 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint edition, 400 gms, 192 pages. This study of guerilla warfare, written by an expert and widely experienced author, is an historical examination of the development of counter-insurgency and counter-terrorist warfare. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light creasing to the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR106  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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De Gaulle Mon Pere
de Gaulle, Philippe - entretiens avec Michael Tauriac
ISBN: 225919754X
Plon Paris 2003 
 Large trade Paperback 590pp, marked, mainly in pencil, but also full of the prev. owner's de Gaulliana, photos, stamps, press cuttings etc. Including his ancestors and baby photos. In French - en Francais.  Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10141  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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General Dean’s Story of his three years captivity in North Korea
Dean, Major General William F. as told to William L. Worden
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 1954 First Edition
 Hard Cover xiv,238pp, b&w plates, endpaper maps.  Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319985  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Flyboys. a true story of courage
Bradley, James
ISBN: 0316105848
Back Bay Books New York 2004 Reprint
 Trade Paperback (12)404pp, index, maps, plates.The Pacific war.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319986  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Away All Boats
Dodson, Kenneth
Angus & Robertson London 1955 
 Hard Cover Cloth, edges foxed, tape marks to eps, else good plus in good used dj. One of the great naval novels.  Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 1343  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Battleground South Pacific
Adams, Bruce (photographs). Howlett, Bruce (text)
Reed Sydney 1970 First Edition
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. First Edition. 4to. 224pp., ep maps, 'The battling armies(of the Second World War) created bleak infernos of the jewelled islands and laid them waste'. Profusely illustrated in colour and black & white. A near fine copy in spine faded else near fine dustjacket.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 13905  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Adversity in Success. Extracts from from Air Vice Marshal Hewitt’s Diaries 1939-1948
Hewitt, Air Vice Marshal J.E.
ISBN: 0959462201
Langate South Yarra (Melbourne) 1980 First Edition
 Hard Cover xiv,330pp, map in rear pocket, signed and numbered by author. RAAF in WW2 in South West Pacific.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29394  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Alex. The Life of Field Marshal Earl Alexander of Tunis.
Nicolson, Nigel
ISBN: 0297765159
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 1973 Reprint
 Hard Cover Cloth. Good/Fair. Royal 8vo. xiv,346pp, worn dustjacket, b/w plates, endpaper maps. Very sound Ex-Library Good/Fair
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2689  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Tito Speaks. His Self Portrait and Struggle with Stalin
Dedijir, Vladimir
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 1953 First Edition
 Hard Cover xvi,456pp, frontispiece, other ills. vg copy  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 412  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Women in Green (The Story of the W.V.S.)
Graves, Charles
William Heinemann London 1948 First Edition
 Hard Cover Gift inscription else vg+ in near vg dj.x,284pp, index, ills.  Very Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 25784  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Myth of Soviet Military Supremacy
Gervasi, Tom
ISBN: 0060155744
Harper & Row New York 1986 First Edition
 Hard Cover Cloth, xii, 545pp, very good in like dj.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320173  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Fifty Years at the Front. The Life of War Correspondent Frederick Palmer
Haverstock, Nathan A.
ISBN: 1574880403
Brasseys Washington DC 1996 First Edition
 Hard Cover xviii, 302pp, inc. index. Foreword by Peter Arnett. Gift inscription else fine copy  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 19.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 144  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Good Listener, The: Helen Bamber - A Life Against Cruelty
Belton, Neil
ISBN: 0297819046
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London, England 1998 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with dark brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 824gms, 374 pages. Helen Bamber grew up in northeast London the daughter of a Polish Jew. Helen dedicated her life to caring for the survivors of the concentration camps, known as 'the Boys'. Her tireless work for victims of extreme cruelty led to her setting up a foundation called the Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture. This is her story. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUK256  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Meeting at Potsdam
Mee, Charles L. , Jr
ISBN: 0233966749
Andre Deutsch London 1975 First Edition
 Hard Cover xiv,370pp, index, black and white plates.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12952  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Forgotten Voices of the Holocaust
Smith, Lyn; foreword by Laurence Rees
ISBN: 0091898250
Ebury London 2005 First Edition
 Hard Cover A new history in the words of those who survived.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14755  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Congo Mercenary
Hoare, Mike
Robert Hale London 1967 First Edition
 Hard Cover 318pp, inc. index. Vg in very chipped dj, now repaired and protected. Black& white photos.  Very Good/Fair
Price: 90.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320285  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Great Sea Battles
Warner, Oliver
ISBN: 0600016501
Spring Books London 1972 Reprint
 Hard Cover 304pp, lavish pictorial large format history book. Index. A rich canvas of naval history.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320290  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Unscathed
Ashby, Major Phil.
ISBN: 0330491474
Pan Books London, United Kingdom 2003 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint edition, 200gms, 339 pages. On 6 May 2000 Major Phil Ashby's mission as a UN Peacekeeper in war-ravaged Sierra Leone was brought to a violent end. Book is in good condition with very mild wear and tear, light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR131  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Ten Days to Destiny: The Secret Story of the Hess Peace Initiative and British Efforts to Strike a Deal With Hitler
Costello, John
ISBN: 0688086624
William Morrow and Company, Inc New York, USA 1991 First US Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first US edition, 848gms, 600 pages. This book investigates the dramatic flight of Rudolf Hess, Hitler's infamous deputy, to England in May 1941 and the serious and shocking peace offering he carried. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARTWO129  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The March to War: from day one to war’s end and beyond
Ridgeway, James - edited and intrroduced by
ISBN: 0941423611
Four Walls Eight Windows New York 1991 First Edition
 Trade Paperback xii, 244pp. The first Iraq war.  Very Good
Price: 9.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 320342  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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One Crowded Hour. Neil Davis. Combat Cameraman 1934-1985
Bowden, Tim
ISBN: 0002174960
Collins Sydney 1987 Reprint
 Hard Cover 436pp. B&w photos. Owner name else very good copy.  Very Good/Near Fine
Price: 19.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31295  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Story of Our Army
Wheeler, Captain Owen
Hodder & Stoughton London 1902 
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Good. 12mo. 192pp. Frontisp. & 6 other ills. No publishing date but the story ends at the end of the Boer War (1902).  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 14685  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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THE LOVELY SERGEANT
Burgess, Alan
Readers Book Club Melbourne 1963 Book Club
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Book Club Reprint. Small 8vo. The biography of Flora Sandes, who enlisted in the Serbian army in the First World War.223pp, b&w plates, endpaper maps. Paper browning else a nice copy in vg dustjacket by the author of 'The Small Woman'. Date is best estimate  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 17315  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Task Force Dagger: The Hunt for Bin Laden - On the Ground with Special Operatoins Forces in the War on Terror
Moore, Robin
ISBN: 0330419900
Pan Macmillan London, England 2004 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint edition, 268gms, 456 pages. Book is in very good condition with very mild wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR132  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Eighth Edition of The Medals Yearbook, The: A-Z of Medals
Collins, Daniel F.; and Brant, John G.
ISBN: 1870161009
Cobra Publications Ltd United Kingdom 1987 Eighth Edition
 Softcover Softcover, eighth edition, 454gms, 216 pages. Includes a full size and miniature medal price guide, plus 28 full colour photographs of British Orders and over 430 photographic illustrations of British and Colonial Medals. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR133  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Insecurity. The spread of weapons in the Indian and Pacific Oceans
O’Neill, Robert (ed)
Australian National University Press Canberra 1978 First Edition
 Hard Cover xii, 280ppp. vg in like dj. This study was written by 9 different international experts and emanated from the Strategic and Defence Studies Centre at ANU.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 120  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Killer Elite: The Inside of America’s Most Secret Special Operations Team
Smith, Michael
ISBN: 9780304367276
Cassell London, England 2006 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 306gms, 336 pages. This is the 25 year history of a top secret US Army special operations unit - a unit that is at the forefront of the war on terror. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WAR134  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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History of the U.S. Air Force, The
Anderton, David A.
ISBN: 0600349853
The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd London, England 1981 First Edition
 Half-Leather Hard Cover, blue boards, DJ, 4to - over 9" - 12" Tall, 255pp incl. index, hundreds of b&w/colour photographs. This book chronicles the events of the U.S. Air Force from its earliest days as a balloon unit during the Civil War to its current tenuous foothold on the doorstep of space. World War I, World War II, Korea, the Cold War, Cuba and Vietnam are all featured. This is a very good solid copy, binding is tight, pages are unmarked, DJ has one tiny tear and some shelf wear at edges.   Very Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000014  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Encyclopedia of Weaponry, The
Hogg, Ian V.
ISBN: 1861602049
Quantum Books London, England 1998 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover book with pictorial boards and dust jacket, reprint edition, 224pp, weighs 1115gms. This book traces the development of weaponry from prehistory to the Gulf War and beyond. Throught, illustrations, diagrams and charts complement the authoritative text. This is a very good copy with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only minor shelf wear. There is a small pen/pencil inscription on the inside front blank page.   Very Good/Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000170  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Guns and How They Work
Hogg, Ian V.
ISBN: 0856854921
Marshall Cavendish Books Limited London, England 1979 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover book with black cloth boards and dust jacket, first edition, 185pp, weighs 1050gms.This book covers not only the history of firearms and their development, but also describes their workings and components. This is a fair copy with heavy age-related general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear and has been covered in plastic for protection. Title page has a small piece cut out. Inside pictorial frontispiece has a few areas of sticker residue and a few small tears. There is a small pencil mark and stamp from previous bookshop on the inside front page. Inside pages show minor page discolouration/foxing. Cloth boards are scuffed and show moderate shelf wear to corners, edges and spine.   Fair/Fair
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000173  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Left Communism: The Infantile Sickness of Leftism in Communism
Lenin, N
The Communist Party of Australia Sydney, Australia 1921 First Australian Edition
 Soft Cover Small pamphlet style softcover, first Australian edition, 96 pages, weighs 64 gms. This is a reprint of the authentic English translation originally published in Moscow, and published in the first Australian edition by The Communist Party of Australia in May 1921. This is a fair copy with moderate to heavy general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. There are a number of small pencil marks throughout the text and blank pages. The external spine is in reasonable condition despite beginning to deteriorate. The pamphlet is still tightly bound with no loose pages. Leaves are generally in good condition with a edge wear and a few small nicks and tears.   Fair/Not Applicable
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000260  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Theory and Practice of Leninism, The
Stalin, J.
The Communist Party of Australia Sydney, Australia 1927 Edition Not Stated
 Soft Cover Small pamphlet style softcover, edition not stated but assumed very early Australian edition, 100 pages, weighs 70 gms. This is a fair to good copy with moderate general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. The external spine is in reasonable condition despite beginning to deteriorate. The pamphlet is still tightly bound with no loose pages. Leaves are generally in good condition with minor edge wear. Softcover displays creasing, moderate spinal damage and one or two small tears as well as stamp from a previous bookshop.   Fair to Good/Not Applicable
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000261  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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SS, The (Part of the Third Reich Series)
Editors of Time-Life Books
ISBN: 0809469502
Time-Life Books USA 1988 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hardcover with black boards and silver/pictorial impressions, first edition, 192 pages, weighs 878 gms. This volume is one of a series that chronicles the rise and eventual fall of Nazi Germany. This is a very good tight copy with only very minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000273  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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British Military Uniforms From Contemporary Pictures: Henry VII to the Present Day
Carman, W. Y.
The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd Middlesex, England 1968 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1050gms, 168 pages. This book traces the changes in styles of army uniforms from the time of Henry VII to the present day. Book is in fair condition with heavy general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Hinge is beginning to come away from the boards. Boards are in fair to good ondition with moderate shelf wear and light fading. Dust jacket is in fair condition with heavy shelf wear, chipping and substantial tearing. Dust jacket has been price clipped and covered in a clear protective sleeve, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Fair/Fair
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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War Department Technical Manual TM 30-944: Dictionary of Spoken Russian (English-Russian, Russian-English)
USA War Department
War Department Washington D.C., USA 1945 Edition Not Stated
 Softcover Softcover, edition not stated, 1200gms, 573 pages. Book is in fair condition with heavy general age-related wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Inside front page has the corners torn out and a few price marks blacked out with texta. The cover shows heavy shelf wear and discolouration with quite a few small tears to corners and edges, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Fair/Not Applicable
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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Conspiracy of Silence. The secret life of Anthony Blunt.
Penrose, Barrie & Freeman, Simon.
Vintage New York 1988 First Edition
 Soft Cover Wraps, vg. 616pp  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
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Vietnam. Australia at War
Browne, Margaret
Hodder & Stoughton Sydney 1984 
 Soft Cover square 4to, paperback, 32pp, ills. Designed for 8-14 year olds. Fine.  Near Fine
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
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Clash of Eagles: Australian Airmen from World War 1 Vietnam
Newton, Dennis
ISBN: 0864177933
Kangaroo Press Kenthurst, Australia 1996 First Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, first edition, 536gms, 148 pages. This book highlights the achievements of a cross-section of Australian airmen in various conflicts throughout the world. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Broken Wings of the Samurai: The Destruction of the Japanese Airforce
Mikesh, Robert C.
ISBN: 1853103039
Airlife Publishing Ltd England 1993 First UK Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dustjacket, first UK edition, 854gms, 199 pages. Book is in very good condition with some very minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
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Island Encounters: Black and White Memories of the Pacific War
Lindstrom, Lamont; and White, Geoffrey M.
ISBN: 0874744571
Smithsonian Institution Press Washington, USA 1990 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with red boards and glossy pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1030gms, 194 pages. Book is in very good, near new condition with very very mild wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
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Royal Flying Corps, The: A History
Norris, Geoffrey
Frederick Muller Ltd Great Britain 1965 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and dustjacket, first edition, 450gms, 256 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and has been covered in plastic for protection and stuck down to endpapers. Book shows ex-libris stampings and markings, plus an ownership sticker and inscriptions, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Ex-Library Good/Good
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000588  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Battlefield: The Skills of Modern War
Miller, David
ISBN: 1853611697
Brian Trodd Publishing House Limited London, England 1990 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1385gms, 200 pages. This unique book explores in depth the way modern warfare is conducted. Unlike many other military books, this book doesn't concentrate on a particular unit of a particular army, but rather gives a fascinating overall picture of how modern warfare is fought and won. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000731  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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International Directory of Military Aircraft 1996/97, The
Frawley, Gerard; and Thorn, Jim
ISBN: 187567120X
Aerospace Publications P/L Weston Creek, ACT, Australia 1996 First Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, edition not stated (assumed first edition), 496gms, 189 pages. Featuring over 280 individual types in the first ever biennial directory of the world's military aircraft fleet. From the MiG-17 to Eurofighter, from trainers to helicopters, fighters and special mission aircraft. They are all here under the one cover for the first time in aviation history. Also includes a fleet inventory of the world's air arms. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Front cover shows minor creasing and scuffing to edges, corners and spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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War Machines: Land - From the Primitive Weapons of Stone Age Man to Rocket-Assisted Grenades
Ransford, Simon (ed)
ISBN: 0706404165
Octopus Books Limited London, England 1975 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with tan pictorial boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 818gms, 140 pages, illustrated endpapers. This is a story that begins with sticks and stones and ends with the missiles and nuclear cannon of the present day. The story of war is the oldest of recorded stories, brought brilliantly to life in this book. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and very mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000821  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Encyclopedia of Air Warfare, The
Chant, Christopher; Davis, John; Gunston, Bill; Umble, Richard; and Macintyre, Capt Donald
ISBN: 0725402261
Ure Smith P/L Sydney, Australia 1977 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with light blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 1360gms, 256 pages, illustrated endpapers. This book is the most dynamic and comprehensive volume yet compiled on the complete history of war in the air. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and very mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in fair to good condition with only mild shelf wear and a few small nicks and tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Fair to Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000824  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Decisive Battles of Hitler’s War
Preston, Antony (ed)
ISBN: 0727101277
Summit Books Dee Why West, NSW, Australia 1977 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1355gms, 256 pages, illustrated endpapers. this book concentrates on the decisive engagements of Hitler's War: the war in Europe, Russia, North Africa and the Atlantic, where crucial battles were waged on land and sea and in the air. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and only mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000910  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Combat Aircraft of World War Two
Weal, Elke; Weal, John; and Barker, Richard
ISBN: 0026246600
Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc New York, USA 1977 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1380gms, 238 pages. This book provides concise yet comprehensive details of every combat aircraft of World War Two - over several thousand entries and 176 full-colour illustrations. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000911  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Propaganda: The Art of Persuasion - World War II
Rhodes, Anthony
ISBN: 1555211712
The Wellfleet Press New Jersey, USA 1987 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 1735gms, 319 pages. An allied and axis visual record, 1933-1945. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration to page edges. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 48.00 (AUD)
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Tank Warfare in World War II: First-hand Accounts from Allied and Axis Soldiers
Forty, George
ISBN: 1841198641
Magpie Books London, England 2004 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint edition, 302gms, 399 pages. The author, himself a former member of the Royal Tank regiment, has collected a wide range of first-hand accounts from the crewmen of both Allied and Axis powers, covering areas such as joining up, training, first action and first time wounded. Their shared experiences make this a fascinating read. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Fighting Them on the Beaches: The D-Day Landings 6 June 1944
Cawthorne, Nigel
ISBN: 1841931136
Index Books Northants, England 2005 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint edition, 182gms, 240 pages. This book tells the story of one of the largest and most meticulously organised seaborne invasions in the history of warfare - the Allied landings of June 6, 1944 - D-Day. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
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Some Corner of a Foreign Field: Poetry of The Great War
Bentley, James (ed.)
ISBN: 0316888990
Little Brown & Company London, England 1992 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 472gms, 120 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001019  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Message from the Falklands, A: The Life and Gallant Death of David Tinker Lieut. R.N.
Tinker, Hugh (ed.)
ISBN: 0862451027
Junction Books London, England 1982 First Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, first edition, 278gms, 203 pages. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and moderate spotting/discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 6.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 001020  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Origins of the War in the East
Shai, Aron
ISBN: 0856643335
Croom Helm Ltd London, England 1976 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 398gms, 267 pages. This study describes the British Government's policy towards China during the first phases of the Sino-Japanese War, starting in July 1937 when the conflict in North China culminated in all-out hostilities; and ending in 1939 when the outbreak of the war over Poland forced the british to turn almost all its attention to Europe. Book is in good condition with minor age-related general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Prologue to a War: The Navy’s Part in the Narvik Campaign
Brookes, Ewart
Jarrolds Publishers London, England 1966 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, ex-library book, 452gms, 192 pages. This is the full account of the Navy's part in this crucial World War II campaign. Book is in fair condition with heavy general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in fair condition with only heavy shelf wear. DJ has been covered in plastic and taped to boards. This is an ex-library book that has been well read and shows the appropriate stampings and markings that library books do. This is a reading copy only.  Ex-Library Fair/Fair
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 001051  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Second Oldest Profession, The: The Spy as Bureaucrat, Patriot, Fantasist and Whore
Knightley, Phillip
Andre Deutsch Limited London, England 1987 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 962gms, 436 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear. It has been covered in plastic for protection and stuck to boards, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001056  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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MacArthur’s Undercover War: Spies, Saboteurs, Guerrillas, and Secret Missions
Breuer, William B.
ISBN: 0471114588
John Wiley & Sons New York, USA 1995 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 642gms, 257 pages. General MacArthur's brilliant Pacific campaign was designed around espionage and guerrilla warfare. This is the story of his undercover war. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001257  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Last Bastion, The
Williamson, Kristin
ISBN: 0701818476
Lansdowne Press Dee Why West, NSW, Australia 1984 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 928gms, 264 pages. Based on the TV series written by David Williamson and Denis Whitburn. It is the story of a power struggle between Australia, England and the USA in 1942 over the Japanese entry into World War II. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001320  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Personal Diary of Admiral The Lord Louis Mountbatten: Supreme Allied Commander South-East Asia (1943-1946)
Ziegler, Philip (ed.)
ISBN: 0002176076
Collins London, England 1988 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 954gms, 357 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear. There is a small stamp on the bottom edge of pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001327  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Eisenhower at War 1943-1945
Eisenhower, David
ISBN: 0517065010
Wings Books New York, USA 1991 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, reeprint edition, 1375gms, 977 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book is quite heavy and may incur additional postage.   Good/Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001332  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Monty: A Life in Photographs (The Family, Life and Times of Field Marshal The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein (1887-1976)
Montgomery, Brian
ISBN: 0713714948
Blandford Press Dorset, England 1985 First UK Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with tan boards and pictorial dustjacket, first UK edition, 754gms, 160 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and a few small nicks and tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
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Ten Days That Shook the World
Reed, John
The Folio Society London, England 2006 Second Printing
 Hard Cover with Slip Case Hardcover with red pictorial boards and black slip case, not issued with dustjacket, second printing, 994gms, 369 pages, illustrated map endpapers. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Slip case is in very good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Fine/Not Applicable
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
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Marshall: Organizer of Victory
Mosley, Leonard
ISBN: 0413502600
Methuen London, England 1982 First UK Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1085gms, 570 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and creasing. Dust jacket has been stuck to boards, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.   Good/Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001568  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain
Deighton, Len
Book Club Associates London, England 1978 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 420gms, 303 pages. Len Deighton's history of the Battle of Britain has proved outstanding enough to receive high praise and is touted as one of the first books to describe the battle from both British and German point of view. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and discolouration/spotting, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001595  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Warfare in the Ancient World (Cassell History of Warfare)
Humble, Richard
Book Club Associates London, England 1980 First Thus
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 255gms, 890 pages, decorated endpapers. From Mesopotamia, to the Egyptians, Assyrians, Persians, Greeks and Romans, Richard Humble, surveys the great sweep of warfare in the ancient world and thus provides a comprehensive military history of the period. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket and boards anre in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and scuffing. Dust jacket front shows some discolouration from sun fading, otherwise no other pre-loved marks.   Good/Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
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Among You Taking Notes: The Wartime Diary of Naomi Mitchison, 1939-1945
Sheridan, Dorothy (ed.)
ISBN: 184212093X
Phoenix Press/The Orion Publishing Group London, England 2000 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint edition, 458gms, 350 pages. Naomi Mitchison, Scotland's grand old lady of literature and celebrated left-wing political thinker, died in 1999 aged 101. Throughout the war she kept a diary at the request of a social research organisation. What she wrote developed far beyond the confines of a social document. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen inscription on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001780  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Horizon, The
Reeman, Douglas
ISBN: 0099484439
Arrow Books Limited Sydney, Australia 2006 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint edition, 234g, 417pgs. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 9.50 (AUD)
Book Number: ACTFIC38  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Iron Pirate, The
Reeman, Douglas
ISBN: 9780099502326
Arrow Books Limited London, England 2007 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint edition, 166g, 295pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, red markings to top edges of pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
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Burning Bush, The
Walsh, Paul F
ISBN: 0646090984
Elephant Press New Lambton, NSW 1993 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 366g, 380pgs. An intriguing story of two young Australians in Australia under threat of Japanese invasion during World War II. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: AUSFIC75  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Smile of a Ragpicker, The
Glynn, Paul
ISBN: 0949807826
Marist Fathers Books Hunters Hill, Australia 2002 Fourth Printing
 Paperback Paperback, Fourth Printing, 200gms, 197 pages. The Smile of the Ragpicker, similar in intent to the Nagasaki Book, is about Satoko, a modern Japanese Woman from a wealthy, aristocratic family who abandoned everything to live and work with Tokyo's destitute dustbin sifters. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, black texta mark over a name on endpaper, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 6.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS125  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Memoirs of Field-Marshal The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, K.G.
Viscount Montgomery of Alamein
Collins Press London, England 1958 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hardcover with red boards and no dust jacket, First Edition, 925gms, 574 pages, blank endpapers. This is the autobiography of Field- Marshal The Viscount Montgomery of Alamein. Book is in fair condition with moderate general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, first two pages show a corner tear, third and fourth page have holes in top corners, boards are in good condition with mild shelf wear and fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Fair/No Jacket
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUK102  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Churchill: His Life and Times: 1874-1965
Thomson, Malcolm
Odhams Books Limited London, England 1965 Speical Memorial Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, Special Memorial Edition, 800gms, 480 pages, blank endpapers. In these pages Churchill- orator, journalist, author, artist, as well as soldier, airman, bricklayer, politician and statesman- strides across the world stage against the background of the social and political history of the British people over the past nine decades- years of tensely dramatic change. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear, soiling to bottom of page edges. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, chipping and a few small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUK96  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Hello Missus: A Girl’s Own Guide to Foreign Affairs
Minion, Lynne
ISBN: 0732279674
Harper Collins Publishers Pymble, NSW, Australia 2004 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 552gms, 511 pages. When journalist and inner-city girl Lynne Minion decides to become a humanitarian, she soon finds herself arriving in East Timor with a clutch of duty-free cosmetics, a shoe fetish and a tiara.This is a rollercoaster of often hilarious, sometimes poignant, always revealing and certainly controversial takes on what really happens under the covers of a peacekeeping mission. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS234  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Bormann: The Man Who Manipulated Hitler
Von Lang, Jochen
Book Club Associates London, UK 1979 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover, reprint, 914g, 430pgs. This book is the story not only of the dramatic discovery of Martin Bormann's remains but of the man himself - the most incredible story of a not very talented man who skilfully played on Hitler's weaknesses until he had made himself the second-most powerful man in Nazi Germany. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOEUR38  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Bormann Brotherhood, The: A New Investigation of the Escape and Survival of Nazi War Criminals
Stevenson, William
ISBN: 0151135908
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. New York, USA 1973 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 576gms, 334 pages. This book based upon independent investigation, including interviews and declassified documents, casts a new light upon Bormann, his strange role in the Third Reich, and his influence which cuts through to the present. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with moderate shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Spy Went Dancing, The: My Further Adventures as an Undercover Agent
Aline, Countess of Romanones
ISBN: 039913509X
G. P. Putnam's Sons New York, NY 1990 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover, first edition, 654g, 319pgs, coloured endpapers. It is 1966: the war has been over for more than twenty years when an ace operative, code name "Tiger," is called out of semi-retirement by the CIA for a crucial mission: to uncover a highly placed NATO mole who is gravely threatening U.S. security. But "Tiger" is no ordinary spy; she is Aline, Countess of Romanones, an internationally prominent socialite who can mix naturally in the right European circles and charm people into saying more than they intend to. She is the perfect operative to beat the mole at his own deadly game. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Fair
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUSA98  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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It Doesn’t Take a Hero
Schwarzkopf, Gen H. Norman; Petre, Peter
ISBN: 0553563386
Bantam Books New York, NY 1992 Reprint
 Soft Cover Softcover, reprint, 344g, 625pgs. He set his star by a simple motto: Duty, Honor, Country. General H. Norman Schwarzkopf, charismatic commander of the Allied Forces in the Gulf War, reviews his remarkable life and career. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair condition with moderate shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Fair to Good/Not Applicable
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Invasion - They’re Coming! The German Account of the Allied Landings and the 80 Days’ Battle for France
Carell, Paul
Transworld Publishers London, England 1963 Reprint
 Paperback Paperback, reprint, 244gms, 317 pages. A minute-by-minute account of the allied landings and the 80 days' battle for France from the German point of view. Book is in good condition with age-related general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
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ORIGINS OF THE WAR IN THE EAST
Shai, Aron
Croom Helm London 1976 First Edition
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Fine/Fine. First Edition. 267pp, fine in dj.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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Pursuit. The Sinking of the Bismarck.
Kennedy, Ludovic.
Book Club Associates London 1975 Book Club
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Book Club Reprint. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Cloth, 239pp, b/w illus, Aged, but in good condition  Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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TRAFALGAR
Terraine, John
Purnell Abingdon 1976 Book Club
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Fair. Book Club (BCE/BOMC). Small 4to. 209pp, prof. illus. Endpaper maps, very good in chipped and rubbed dustjacket.  Very Good/Fair
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Beria’s Gardens. Ten years Captivity in Russia and Siberia
Parvilahti, Unto
Hutchinson London 1959 
 Hard Cover 286pp, v. light foxing (brown spots.) to edges and eps.sml ink name.o/w vg in vg dj. Translated from the Finnish.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
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Battleships
Preston, Antony
Bison Books London 1991 Reprint
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. Reprint. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. 192pp, prof illus in col. & b/w.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
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Australia At War. The Colonial Wars
McKernan, Susan
Hodder & Stoughton Sydney 1986 First Edition
 Soft Cover square, card covers, illustrated. A series for 10-14 year olds. Fine  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
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Australia at War. Gallipoli
McKernan, Susan
Hodder & Stoughton Sydney 1984 First Edition
 Soft Cover square, in laminated card covers, 32pp, illus by Barry Luks. A series for 8-14 year olds. Fine  Near Fine
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The Conventional Defense of Europe: New Technologies and New Strategies
Pierre, Andrew J (ed)
New York: Council on Foreign Relations 1986   
  8vo, paperback xii,187pp, vg. Several contributors.  
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The War Diaries of Kenneth Slessor
Semmler Clement (ed)
Univ. of Queensland Press St. Lucia 1985 First Edition
 Hard Cover xlviii, 624 pp large 8vo hardcover very good in vg dustjacket. Kenneth Slessor was an official Australian correspondent 1940-1944. Both he and his editor were Australian poets of note.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Truth Twisters. Disinformation: The making and spreading of official distortions, halftruths and lies.
Deacon Richard
Macdonald London 1987 
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 240 pp, ills. index. hardcover, vg in vg dj. Even more relevant today.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
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The History of the Great European War. It’s Causes and Effects Vol II (2)
Macbean Knight, W Stanley.
Standard educational Corporation Australia 1111 
 Hard Cover Decorative Cloth. Good. Small 4to. 213pp, col. frontis, b/w pls, A very early history. Circa 1914  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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The History of the Great European War. It’s Causes and Effects Vol I (one)
Macbean Knight, W Stanley.
Standard educational Corporation Australia 1914 
 Hard Cover Decorative Cloth. Good. Small 4to. 210pp, col. frontis, b/w pls, A very early history.   Good
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The History of the Great European War. It’s Causes and Effects Vol V (five)
Macbean Knight, W Stanley.
Standard educational Corporation Australia 1916 
 Hard Cover Decorative Cloth. Good. Small 4to. 206pp, col. frontis, b/w pls, A very early history.   Good
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Escape from Germany: the greatest POW break-out of the First World War
Hanson, Neil
ISBN: 9780385612050
Doubleday London 2011 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback xii,319pp, index, maps, ills.  Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
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The Illustrated History of the Third Reich
Bradley, John
ISBN: 0861240138
Bison Books London 1988 Reprint
 Hard Cover 256pp, index. 100s of photos.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Insignia of World War II
McDonnell, Leslie
Silverdale Books Enderby 1999 First Edition
 Hard Cover 224pp, index. Colour ills. throughout.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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German War Machine
Goodenough, Simon - editor. Edit. consultant Robert Cecil
ISBN: 0725402253
Ure Smith Sydney 1977 Second Impression
 Hard Cover 247pp, index, 100s of photos. Technology, ships, generals, aircraft etc. vg in whole but worn dj.  Very Good/Fair
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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The History of the Great European War. It’s Causes and Effects Vol VI (six)
Macbean Knight, W Stanley.
Standard educational Corporation Australia 1917 
 Hard Cover Decorative Cloth. Good. Small 4to. 206pp, col. frontis, b/w pls, A very early history.   Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Who Dares Wins. The Story of the Special Air Service 1950-1980
Geraghty, Tony.
ISBN: 085368457X
Arms and Armour London 1980 Reprint
 Hard Cover 249pp, very nice copy h/c in dj.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
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Prisoners of the Japanese : POWs of World War II in the Pacific
Daws, Gavan
ISBN: 1920769129
Scribe Publications Melbourne 2004 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback 462pp, b&w photos, index. Well reviewed.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Prisoners of the Japanese : POWs of World War II in the Pacific
Daws, Gavan
ISBN: 1920769129
Scribe Publications Melbourne 2004 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback 462pp, b&w photos, index. Well reviewed.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Out of Nowhere: a history of the Military Sniper
Pegler, Martin
ISBN: 9781846031403
Osprey Oxford 2006 First Thus
 Soft Cover 352pp, index, ills.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Machine Gun the story of the men and the weapon that changed the face of war
Smith, Anthony
ISBN: 0749923520
Piatkus London 2002 First Edition
 Hard Cover 308pp, index, b&w plates.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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Vietnam: The History and the Tactics
Pimlott, John (ed)
ISBN: 0856134716
Orbis Publishing Limited London, England 1983 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 854gms, 128 pages. Using more than 200 illustrations, this book illustrates how and why Indochina has been torn apart by more than 30 years of incessant warfare. Book is in good with minor general wear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen marking from a previous owner on the inside back of the front cover. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear, Dust jacket shos moderate creasing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Turn of the Tide. Based on the War Diaries of Field Marshal Viscount Alanbrooke
Bryant Arthur
The Reprint Society London 1958 Book Club
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Fair. Reprint. 638pp. Red cloth hardcover in useful but worn dustjacket.  Very Good/Fair
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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THE WAR BETWEEN THE GENERALS
Irving, David
ISBN: 0140055347
Penguin Harmondsworth 1982 Reprint
 Mass Market Paperback x,446pp. B&w pls. index  Very Good
Price: 6.00 (AUD)
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Tobruk
Carver, Michael
Batsford London 1964 First Edition
 Hard Cover 271pp, index, plates, maps. Very good in whole, but aged dj.  Very Good/Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
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Vietnam: A Reporter’s War
Staff.
Sydney: Australian Broadcasting Commission 1975  1975 
 Paperback Paperback, 87 pp, written version of a two hour ABC program made just after the surrender of the South Vietnamese Government.  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
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Vietnam Hearings: voices from the Grass Roots
no author
Doubleday New York 1966 
 Paperback A transcript of the testimony given at the Hearing on the War in Vietnam conducted by R. W. Kastenmier, Member of Congress. 157 pp. Edge worn/slight spine damage - else structurally sound.  Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
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I Survived
Lias, Godfrey
Evans London 1954 
 Hard Cover Original Cloth. Very Good/Good Plus. 224pp. Story of an Austrian medical student who becomes a German officer and is captured by the Russian.  Very Good/Good Plus
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Ill Met by Moonlight
Moss, W. Stanley
George G. Harrap London 1950 Reprint
 Hard Cover 192pp, b&w plates. The story of the kidnapping of General Karl Kreipe, the German Divisional Commander in Crete in 1944. Small gift inscription else vg in dj.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
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The Drama of the Scharnhorst. a factual account from the German viewpoint
Busch, Fritz-Otto (Corvette-Captain)
Robert Hale London 1956 Reprint
 Hard Cover 190pp, b&w plates. Some light foxing to edges and prelims, else vg in dj.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
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World War II
Heiferman, Ronald; edited by S.L. Mayer
ISBN: 0706402472
Octopus London 1973 First Edition
 Hard Cover 256p, index. A pictorial history in large format with 100s of pictures.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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Splinter’s Story ’...and We Were Young’
Walshe, J. P.
ISBN: 0646452371
Literary Productions Jannali, NSW, Australia 1989 Revised Edition
 Softcover Softcover, revised edition, 194gms, 96 pages. Five vivid accounts of Australia's resistance 1941-45 to Japan's southwest thrust in World War II told by a young infantryman, Jim 'Splinter' Walshe. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
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Vietnam A History in Documents
Porter, Gareth (ed)
New American Library New York 1981 Reprint
 Trade Paperback xxxvi,490pp, index, maps. Intro by Gloria Emerson.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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Pearl Harbor: The Way It Was - December 7, 1941
Stone, Scott C. S.
ISBN: 089610088X
Island Heritage Hawaii, USA 1987 Twelfth Edition
 Softcover Softcover, twelfth edition, 194gms, 64 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
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TOLD IN THE HUTS. THE Y.M.C.A BOOK
, Illustrated by Cyrus Cuneo
Jarrolds London 1916 Reprint
 Hard Cover Boards. Good/No Jacket. 3rd Impression. 4to. Contributed by Soldiers & War Workers Many ills. by Cuneo & others, inc a b&w sketch by Baden Powel. One torn page, greetings on ffep (1917) else good in s lightly rubbed and discoloured paper covered boards.  Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
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Famous Regiments. Britain’s brigade of Gurkhas
Smith, E. D.
ISBN: 0850521130
Leo Cooper London 1973 First Edition
 Hard Cover 176pp, b&w pls. Book and dj encased in adhesive plastic else vg in dj. Owner name. The 2nd KEO Goorkha Rifles, the 6th QEO Gurkha Rifles, the 7th DEO Gurkha Rifles and the 10th PMO Gurkha Rifles.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
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To Lose a Battle, France 1940. Foreword by General Sir John Hackett.
Horne, Alistair
ISBN: 0333536010
Macmillan London 1990 Reprint
 Trade Paperback 728pp, index + index of military units.Reading creases, cover creases else sound large pb. Good +  Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29351  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Tobruk
Fitzsimons, Peter
ISBN: 9780732276454
HarperCollins Sydney 2006 Second Impression
 Hard Cover xxiv,580pp, index, b&w photographs.Owner name else near fine copy  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317995  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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3 PARA Afghanistan, Summer 2006
Bishop, Patrick
ISBN: 9780007257799
Harper London 2007 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback xxvi,292pp, maps, colour photos. Military history as it is happening.  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 29827  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Breaking Ranks.
Cabban, Peter: Salter, David
ISBN: 1740513150
Random House Sydney 2005 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback 'the true story behind the HMAS Voyager scandal'. xvi,384pp, maps, plates, index.  Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
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Out of Nowhere: a history of the Military Sniper
Pegler, Martin
ISBN: 9781846031403
Osprey Oxford 2006 Reprint
 Soft Cover 352pp, index, ills.  Fine
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320836  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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A Glorious Way to Die. The Kamikaze mission of the battleship Yamato, April 1945
Spurr, Russell
ISBN: 0283988509
Sidgwick & Jackson London 1982 First UK Edition
 Hard Cover x,341pp, index, maps, plates.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
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Berlin. The Downfall 1945
Beevor, Antony
ISBN: 0141013443
Penguin London 2003 First Thus
 Large trade Paperback xxxviii,490pp, index, b&w photos. Well reviewed.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
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Operation Barras: The SAS Rescue Mission, Sierra Leone 2000
Fowler, William;Fowler, Will
ISBN: 0297846280
Weidenfeld & Nicolson London 2004 First Edition
 Hard Cover viii,214pp, maps, plates, glossary, bibliography, notes.  Fine/Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
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War Diaries of Weary Dunlop, The: Java and the Burma-Thailand Railway 1942-1945
Dunlop, E. E.
ISBN: 0140128611
Penguin Books Ringwood, VIC, Australia 1990 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 302gms, 476 pages. This fascinating account of Sir Edward Dunlop's experiences as senior medical officer in POW camps in Java and on the Burma-Thailand Railway has sold over 35,000 copies. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. Inside front blank page has been removed, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
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Somme, The: An Eyewitness History
Foley, Robert T.; and McCartney, Helen (ed)
The Folio Society London, England 2009 Fifth Printing
 Hard Cover with Slip Case Hardcover with illustrated cloth boards and brown slip case (no dust jacket, as issued), fifth printing, 894g, 295pgs, includes loose map in rear pocker (as issued). Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. Slip case is also in very good condition with only mild signs of general wear, otherwise no other preloved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 38.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARONE29  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Twilight Liberation. Australian prisoners of war between Hiroshima and home.
Clarke, Hugh V.
Allen & Unwin Sydney 1985 
 Hard Cover xii, 165pp, hc in dj fine.  Fine/Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
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The Second Oldest Profession. The Spy as Patriot, Bureaucrat, Fantasist And Whore
Knightley, Phillip
Pan Books London 1987 Reprint
 Trade Paperback Trade Paperback. Very Good. Reprint First Thus. xii,436pp. B&w pls.  Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7357  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Samurai Sword a handbook
Yumoto, John M.
ISBN: 0804805091
Charles E. Tuttle Rutland/Tokyo 1999 Reprint
 Hard Cover 191pp, index, ills.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320870  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Battle for Saigon, The: TET 1968
Nolan, Keith William
ISBN: 0671522876
Pocket Books New York, USA 1996 First Pocket Books Printing
 Paperback Paperback, first Pocket Books printing, 144gms, 274 pages. The first in-depth account of the single most pivotal battle of the Vietnam War. Book is in good with minor general wear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 5.50 (AUD)
Book Number: WARVIE41  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Back to the Front: An Accidental Historian Walks the Trenches of World War I
O’Shea, Stephen
ISBN: 0380731673
Avon Books New York, USA 1998 First Thus
 Softcover Softcover, first thus, 204g, 205pgs. This book provides a guided walking tour of the Western Front. It is a remarkable combination of vivid history and opinionated travel writing. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other preloved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARONE31  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Warrior Brothers My Life in the Australian SAS
Fennell, Keith
ISBN: 9781741667943
Bantam Sydney 2008 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback 336pp, photos.  Near Fine
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320885  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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THE BRITISH CAVALRY
Warner, Philip
ISBN: 0460046179
J.M.Dent London 1984 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J vii, 230pp., buckram. 20 colour, 83 b/w illustrations & 6 maps. Book has minimal shelf scuff to foot of spine; else fine. Illustrated dustjacket [Balaclava, Oct. 25th., 1854: The Charge Of The Light Brigade] by Christopher Clark, R.I., a little bumped, bruised along top. Aided by superb illustrations, the author gives the reader an incisive look at the three hundred year old history of the British Cavalry. Weight approx. 960g.  Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 18.49 (AUD)
Book Number: 000184  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE WARCOS: The War Correspondents Of World War 11
Collier, Richard
ISBN: 0297795341
Weidenfeld And Nicolson London 1989 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J x, 230pp., & 8 page b/w illustrated section.Ordinary cloth. Book slightly warped. Leaves yellowing. Illustrated dustjacket nominal wear only. At 5am., 1st. September 1939, in Warsaw, the 'Warcos', [War Correspondents], story began. It ended at 4.38pm., 11th September, 1945 in Tokyo. From first hand experience, the author takes the reader into the world of courageous War Correspondents. Weight approx. 580g.  Fair+/Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000188  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY WARPLANES: The World’s Most Potent Military Aircraft
Crawford, Steve
ISBN: 1840440988
Brown Partworks Ltd. London 2002 1st. British
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] 96pp., half-page colour illustrations throughout. Leaves are clean, crisp, unmarked. Pictorial boards have several small indentations, corresponding to similar marks on identical pictorial dustjacket. Top and bottom edges of jacket slightly bumped and stretched. Up-to-date contents include one page descriptions on the F-22 Raptor, F-35, and existing craft from countries including China, European Collaboration [NATO], France, Great Britain, Russia, Sweden and USA. Weight approx. 680g. .  Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 14.03 (AUD)
Book Number: 000318  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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NO EASY ANSWERS: The Development of the Navies of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka 1945-1996
Goldrick, James
ISBN: 1897829027
Lancer Publishing New Delhi 1997 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] "Papers in Australian Maritime Affairs, No.2." xiii, 225pp., illustrations throughout in b/w. Book square, tight, clean, a miniscule bump to top rear foredge. Illustrated, laminated boards. Identically illustrated dustjacket has negligible edgewear and indentations. Vastly experienced in contempory and historical naval subjects, the author/lecturer, at the time of publication, was a commander in the Royal Australian Navy. With an expert's knowledge, he looks at the navies of four Indian Ocean/ Subcontinent countries, a potential simmering cauldron. Contents include: India and Pakistan: The Beginning, Indian Navy 1947-1971, Pakistan Navy 1947-1971, The 1971 Indo-Pakistan war at sea, Indian Navy 1972-1996, Pakistan Navy ditto, Bangladesh Navy, Sri Lankan Navy, Biblio, Index. Published in U.K. and U.S.A., by Spantech & Lancer. Comments expressed are "The author's, and do not represent opinions of the ADF, DOD or Australian Government." Book weight approx. 500g.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 20.57 (AUD)
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CHANGING ORDERS: Evolution of the World’s Armies, 1945 to the Present
Tsouras, Peter G.
ISBN: 0816031223
Facts on File, Inc. New York 1994 First Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] 352pp., 16 page, unpaginated, b/w half-tone section, line drawings, maps throughout. Book clean, square. Very slight water damage [wavy] to foot of illustrated section, else leaves clean. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edgeworn and small blind indentations. This book explores how the world's armies have evolved, waxed and waned since the Second World War. Book weight approx. 800g.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 001101  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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US 1st INFANTRY DIVISION 1939-45. [Osprey Vanguard Series]
Katcher, Philip
ISBN: 0850452805
Osprey Publishing London 1978 First Edition
 Softcover 40pp., plus unpaginated [8 page] colour-art section [illustrations by Mike Chappell]. Intext, b/w archival halftone illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Former owner has neatly written the subject category on lower corner of title page, otherwise leaves mildly tanned. Art-illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. A stand-alone volume in the 'Osprey-Vanguard' series, this being No. 3, edited by Martin Windrow. Double-column text throughout in English, with several references in French and German. Book weight approx. 210g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003211  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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HITLER’S GREATEST DEFEAT: The Collapse of Army Group Centre, June 1944
Adair, Paul
ISBN: 1854092324
Arms and Armour Press London 1994 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 192pp., unpaginated [16 page], archivally-illustrated, b/w halftone plate section. Intext locality maps. Book clean, square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket trivially scuffed, otherwise very good. "It was indeed Hitler's worst defeat! . . . Hitler's obsession with holding ground dulled his strategic thinking...faced by a massive Soviet superiority, the hapless Army Group Centre lost some 30 irreplaceable divisions . . . " Contents include: Prelims., Intro., 21 chapters, Appendices x 9, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 550g.   Near Fine/Very Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 003225  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SPECIAL OPS Journal of the Elite Forces and Swat Units. Vol. 16
[Editor] Katz, Samuel M.
ISBN: 9623616953
Concord Publications Hong Kong 2001 
 Softcover 64pp., colour photographic illustrations, action aplenty throughout, mostly taken in training situations. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated, gloss card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. An on-going pictorial journal, featuring Special Forces from countries around the world. Volume 16 features: French Naval Commandos, Austria's GEK Cobra, Spanish Marines, USAF Special Operations, Portugese Airborne Force and Argentine Special Commandos. Book weight approx. 300g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 003495  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SPECIAL OPS Journal of the Elite Forces and Swat Units. Vol. 17
[Editor] Katz, Samuel M.
ISBN: 9623616961
Concord Publications Hong Kong 2001 
 Softcover 64pp., colour photographic illustrations, action aplenty throughout, mostly taken in training situations. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated, gloss card wrapper lightly creased on front and nominal edgewear. An on-going pictorial journal, featuring Special Forces from countries around the world. Volume 17 features: USAF Special Tactics Squadron PJ, KSK Crisis Reaction Force, Tel Aviv Bomb Squad, Gatwick Division CT Armed Operations Unit, Foreign Legion Paratroopers. Book weight approx. 300g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 003496  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SPECIAL OPS Journal of the Elite Forces and Swat Units. Vol. 18
[Editor] Katz, Samuel M.
ISBN: 9623616988
Concord Publications Hong Kong 2001 
 Softcover 68pp., colour photographic illustrations, action aplenty throughout, mostly taken in training situations. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated, gloss card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. An on-going pictorial journal, featuring Special Forces from countries around the world. Volume 18 features: Counter Terrorism POST 9-11, Most Wanted Terrorists, Siplomatic Security Service MSD, Port Authority PD ESU, FAA Air Marshals, Dutch BBE, North Miami Beach PD SRT, Miami-Dade PD Bomb Squad, Israeli Border Guards In Jerusalem. Book weight approx. 300g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
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SPECIAL OPS Journal of the Elite Forces and Swat Units. Vol. 19
[Editor] Katz, Samuel M.
ISBN: 9623616996
Concord Publications Hong Kong 2002 
 Softcover 64pp., colour photographic illustrations, action aplenty throughout, mostly taken in training situations. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated, gloss card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. An on-going pictorial journal, featuring Special Forces from countries around the world. Volume 19 features: Taliban's Defeat At Kunduz, USMC Force Recon, Spanish UOE, Korean 707th Special Mission Battalion, Chilean Special Forces. Book weight approx. 300g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 003498  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BONE IN ACTION: B-1 Lancer
Drendel, Lou
ISBN: 0897474368
Squadron/Signal Publications Carrollton, Texas 2002 
 Staplebound Oblong Softcover 50pp., centre-spread colour-art [reverse side left blank to suit framing], plus b/white archival halftone plates, schematics and line-drawings throughout. Oblong, landscape format, mostly double-column. Booklet clean, staples firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated [Mariano Rosales and Richard Hudson, with colour by Lou Drendel] limp wrapper trivially edgeworn only. A stand-alone volume [179] in a series, the Rockwell [Boeing North American since 1996] B-1B Lancer, popularly known as the 'Bone' [a derivation of B-One], was veteran of some of the toughest, life-threatening fighting long before it saw combat. This is its story...Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003509  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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DANGER UXB: The Remarkable Story of the Disposal of Unexploded Bombs During The Second World War
Jappy, M.J.
ISBN: 0752219383
Channel 4 Books London 2001 1st Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 192pp., unpaginated [8 page], candid and archivally-illustrated, b/white halftone section. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. In September, 1940, after just two weeks of the blitz on Britain, there were more than 3,700 unexpected bombs waiting to be dealt with in London alone, a menace that Military Command had not prepared for...in the early period of World War Two the life expectancy of officers and men of Disposal Units was just 10 weeks, with successes coming at a terrible price. Later followed the insidious, indiscriminate butterfly bombs...A companion to the Channel 4 series of the same name, contents include: Prelims., Intro., 9 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 430g.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 003521  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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KOREAN WAR ACES
Dorr, Robert F./Lake, Jon, et. al.
ISBN: 1855325012
Osprey Publishing London 1995 1st U.K.
 Softcover 96pp., intext [17 page] colour-art section, mostly aircraft profiles. Black/white archival halftone illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm, but slightly cocked. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated [Iain Wyllie] card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. A stand-alone volume [4] in the 'Osprey Aircraft Of The Aces' series, depicts the first, virtually all-jet war, the conflict in Korea, which saw F-86 Sabres of the USAF take on the MiG-15s of North Korea and China. In all, 39 F-86 pilots achieved 'Ace's status...Contents include: Props to jets, Enter the MiG, 51st Fighter interceptor Wing, Superior Sabre, Swift Aces & MiG-15, Appendices; USAF Fighter Unites, Colour-plates commentary. Book weight approx. 360g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003527  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Shooter’s Bible: The World’s Standard Firearms Reference Book (No. 66, 1975 edition)
Koumjian, Robert (ed)
ISBN: 0883170051
Stoeger Publishing Company New Jersey, USA 1974 1975 Edition
 Softcover Softcover, 1975 edition, 880gms, 575 pages. Complete descriptions, specificiations, illustrations and prices for: pistols and revolvers; rifles; shotguns; powder guns; air guns; ammunition; reloading; knives; and much more. Book is in fair condition with heavy general wear and tear and heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout. Cover is heavily creased, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Fair/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: WARGUN27  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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FIGHTERS OF THE LUFTWAFFE
Dressel, Joachim and Greihl, Manfred
ISBN: 1854091395
Arms and Armour Press London 1993 1st U.K.
 Hardcover and Dustjacket, 4to 160pp., intext, b/white archivally-illustrated half-tone plates throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt titles there-on. Minor bumps on head and heel of backstrip. Montage-style, archivally-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn and 'embellished' with a minor printing imperfection [trade term: catch up] on front flap. "...the combined talents of two leading German aviation historians have produced possibly the ultimate illustrated reference to 'all' German fighter aircraft..." Contents include: Intro., Creation of the German Fighter Force, Single Engine Fighters, ditto Twin, High-Altitude, Night Fighters, Jet Aircraft, Rocket Aircraft, more. Book weight approx. 890g.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 24.31 (AUD)
Book Number: 003755  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MILITARY INTELLIGENCE: A History
Gudgin, Peter
ISBN: 0750918705
Sutton Publishing Stroud, Glousestershire, Great Britain 1999 First Edition
 Hardcover xix, + 236pp., intext tables and unpaginated [16 page], [mostly] archivally-illustrated b/white halftone plates. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. "What is Military Intelligence? Who collects, it, collates it and makes use of the finished product? These and other intriguing questions are clearly explained..." Contents include: List of Plates/Charts, Acks., Abbreviations and Acronyms, Intro., British Military Intelligence to 1919, British Military Intelligence 1919-45, The Cold War: 1946-88, Sources Of Military Intelligence, Covert Intelligence and Counter-Espionage, British Military Deception 1939-45, Conclusion. Appendix: Military Intelligence In Other Countries, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 720g.  Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004311  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WOMEN IN VIETNAM
Steinman, Ron
ISBN: 157500139X
TV Books New York 2000 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 271pp., small, intext story accompaniment, b/white portrait-illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Former owner's details on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Backstrip bumped on head and heel. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. American women served in various capacities in Vietnam during the period of American involvement in the war. They were mostly nurses, but also they comprised Red Cross, Women's Army Corps, and other government and related agencies. Exact numbers are unknown, as record-keeping at the time did not include a person's gender. This book comprises the collective testimonies of sixteen women who served with honour . . . Book weight approx. 650g.   Very Good/Very Good +
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004703  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CHEATING DEATH: Combat Air Rescues in Vietnam and Laos
Marrett, George J.
ISBN: 0850529727
Leo Cooper (Pen and Sword Books) Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England 2003 1st (British)
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xi, + 225pp., unpaginated (16 page), candidly-illustrated b/white halftone plate section. Intext area map. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally bumped only. The story of United States Air Force air rescue pilots, flying low and slow, at tree-top level, at night, in monsoons, and in point-blank range of enemy guns and missiles...The author, George J. Marrett, flew 188 combat missions in Vietnam...Contents include: Prelims., 16 chapters, Epilogue. Book weight approx. 520g.   Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005037  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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TYPE VII U-BOATS
Stern, Robert C.
ISBN: 1860198554
Brockhampton Press  2002 1st Thus, Reprint
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 160pp., intext, b/white archivally-illustrated halftone plates, supported by line-drawings (including schematics). Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art (Geoff Shaw), and pictorially-illustrated boards undamaged. Identically-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally bumped on head. The story of the Type VII U-Boat, of which over 700 examples were built . . . Contents include: Prelims., Intro., Design Genesis, Physical Characteristics of the System, Weapons & Targeting Systems, Sensor ditto, Countermeasures, Glossary, Appendices (incl. hull numbers tables), Refs., Index. Book weight approx. 700g.  Near Fine/Very Good +
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005641  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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DEDUCTIONS FROM THE WORLD WAR
Freytag-Loringhoven, Baron Von
Constable and Co. London 1918 1st U.K.
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) viii, + 176pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm, but faded and bumped. A former owner, obsessed with the sight of his own name, has rubber stamped it throughout, including each textblock edge. Otherwise, leaves lightly acidic (browned). No dustjacket. Written by Russian-born Baron von Freytag-Loringhoven, who, at the age of twenty-one, had joined a Prussian Guard regiment. Penned while the Great War was still in progress, the author was so troubled by the barbarism that he took his own life in 1927. Banned for export from Germany, very few copies breeched the frontier, and translated to English. Contents include: Intro., Author's Foreword, 6 chapters. Book weight approx. 300g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005699  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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NAVAL FORCES : International Forum for Maritime Power. No. III/1986. Vol. VII
no author
Monch (UK) Hampshire, England 1986 First Edition
 Softcover 124pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Item clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated soft card cover has a soft corner crease to front panel. 'Naval Forces' was published six times a year, this edition #3 for 1986. Contents include: Editorial (Sir James Eberle), The US Bases in the Philippines, The Spanish Navy after the Referendum, Naval Strategy in the Nuclear Age, US Strategic Sealift, Aeronavale: 75th Anniversary, The Italian Navy in the Mediterranean, US Navy Tactical Aircraft, The Israeli Navy, The United States Navy in the Caribbean, The US Naval Industry, Weyers Warship Documentation. Item weight approx. 440g.   Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010061  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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NAVAL FORCES : International Forum for Maritime Power. No. VI/1985. Vol. VI
no author
Monch (UK) Hampshire, England 1985 First Edition
 Softcover 168pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Item clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean, a section with a small, soft corner crease. Illustrated soft card cover negligibly surface scuffed, soft corner crease. 'Naval Forces' was published six times a year, this edition #6 for 1985. Contents include: Editorial (Sir James Eberle), An Interview with Vice-Admiral Sir Derek Reffell, Naval Developments in North Africa, The Pacific and US Naval Policy, Thirty Years of the Federal German Army, Control of the Exclusive Economic Zone, The Lightweight Torpedo, Antennas on Warships, Conventional Submarine Developments, The Royal Naval Equipment Exhibition 1985, Weyers Warship Documentation. Item weight approx. 575g.   Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010063  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AUSTRALIAN AIR ACES
Hunt, Roger
Horwitz Publications Sydney, N.S.W., Australia 1962 First Edition
 Softcover 130pp. Book clean and square. Leaves flecked and acidic (browned) . Art-illustrated card wrapper has a reading crease to front, minimal edgewear and soiled on rear. Stories of Australian air aces from World War One. Book weight approx. 90g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Good
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 006355  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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TIGER SQUADRON : The Story of 74 Squadron, R.A.F., In Two World Wars
Jones, Wing Commander Ira (’Taffy’)
W.H.Allen London 1954 3rd Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 295pp., b/white, author-portrait (sketch by Cuthbert Orde) frontispiece, plus unpaginated b/white plates (mostly candid) throughout (all called-for plates extant). Book clean and square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. A non-descript inscription, plus a black pen mark on ffep., random foxing splotches, and specks, throughout. Black boards lightly splayed. Backstrip bumped. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket noticeably edgeworn, nipped, with jagged tears, price-clipped, and soiled. The story of one of Britain's greatest fighter squadrons, told by its oldest member, famous air ace, Wing Commander Ira 'Taffy' Jones. The author served in both world wars. Contents include: Prelims., Foreword, Book 1/ Builders of the Tradition. Interlude: 1918-1939. Book 2/ Dunkirk and the Battle of Britain. Appendices, Index. Book weight approx. 500g.   Good+/Fair +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 006548  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE END OF THE BEGINNING: From the Siege of Malta to the Allied Victory at El Alamein
Clayton, Tim, and Craig, Phil
ISBN: 074322325X
Free Press New York 2003 First Thus
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xiv, + 368pp., unpaginated b/white illustrated sections, plus intext maps. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title on lightly bumped spine. Leaves clean. Plain boards nominally bumped. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly bumped and creased. Describes the intense struggles in North Africa's Western Desert in 1942, between Rommel's Afrika Corps, and the British Eighth Army, a campaign in which the Australian 9th Division played a significant role. Contents include: Prelims., The Western Desert, May 1942. Chapter 1/ May 25-27, through to Chapter 21/ October 29-November 10. Epilogue, Biblio., more. Index. Book weight approx. 635g.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006952  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE BEACHHEAD COMMANDOS
Hampshire, A. Cecil
ISBN: 0718303199
William Kimber London 1983 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 208pp., unpaginated b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout, supported by several intext line-drawn maps. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain red boards undamaged. Leaves unmarked. Pictorial, action-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edgeworn only. Khaki-clad naval officers and ratings spearheaded the British assault waves in every allied invasion landing during the Second World War. Their work was considered by Force Commanders to be "the most important and dangerous in any landing." Few knew that Royal Naval commandos existed. Outstanding courage, humour, tragedy and disaster; their story, much of it wrung out of former members, is told in this book . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., 20 chapters, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 441g.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 28.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 007252  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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A BETTER WAR : The Unexamined Victories and Final Tragedy of America’s Last Years in Vietnam
Sorley, Lewis
ISBN: 0156013096
Harvest Books Orlando, Florida, U.S.A. 2000 First Thus
 Softcover xv, + 507pp., plus 2 x 8 page, b/white photographically illustrated sections. Five b/white maps, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Short, faint black mark to lower textblock edge, otherwise leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper nominally scuffed, small, soft corner crease to front and rear. " . . . the later years of conflict in Vietnam from 1968 to 1975 offer surprises not only about how the war was fought, but also about what was achieved . . . award-winning historian Lewis Sorley sheds brilliant new light on these final years, revising our knowledge of the war and its conclusion . . . Meticulously researched and movingly told . . . " Contents include: Prologue, 23 chapters, Epilogue, Acks., Glossary, Notes, Selected Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 775g.   Very Good +
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 007455  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE WEAPONS DETECTIVE : The Inside Story of Australia’s Top Weapons Inspector
Barton, Rod
ISBN: 0975076957
Black Inc/Schwartz Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2006 First Edition
 Softcover x., + 278pp., plus 8 page, b/white, photographically-illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. " . . . tells of a professional life replete with adventure, urgency and achievement. From the chaos of Somalia to the inner sanctums of the UN, Barton has more than once been in the eye of the historical storm . . . describes the fascinating chess-game of weapons inspection, with its mixture of detective work, scientific analysis and mind-games . . . reveals an unsung Australian hero and sheds new light on a vital chapter of contemporary history." Includes Foreword, Cast of Characters, Notes, and Index. Book weight approx. 460g.  Very Good +
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 007875  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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FOCKE-WULF Fw190 & Ta 152 Described Part 2
Shennan, Anthony, and Pentland, Geoffrey
Kookaburra Technical Publications Dandenong, Victoria, Australia 1970 First Edition
 Softcover (Staplebound) 28pp., colour figures, b/white photographic illustrations, diagrams. Booklet clean, square. Staples clean and firm. Tiny spot to one page, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly worn along spine and edges, small mark to inside front cover. Includes short history of the different aicraft, specifications and performance, camouflage and markings. A stand-alone volume in the 'Modellers' Reference Series'. Booklet weight approx. 85g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 24.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 008034  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WAR GAMES : Inside the World of 20th-Century War Reenactors
Thompson, Jenny
ISBN: 1588341283
Smithsonian Books Washington 2004 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xxv, + 341pp., b/white photographic illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Small, fine, shallow score to front panel, otherwise boards undamaged. Short, thin black felt-pen mark to lower-text-block edge, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has corresponding small, fine score. " . . . takes an in-depth look at the odd, and sometimes, offensive world of twentieth-century war reenactors. Telling the stories of the men and women who are passionate about meticulously reproducing the details of World War II Eastern Front combat in the Maryland woods, D-Day in Virginia, and World War I trench warfare in Pennsylvania, author Jenny Thompson analyzes how this particular group of Americans celebrates, remembers, and recreates the violence of war." Contents include: Introduction, 12 chapters, Epilogue, Glossary, Notes, Index. Book weight approx. 640g.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 008300  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WARFARE IN THE AGE OF BONAPARTE
Glover, Michael
Book Club Associates London  
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 255pp., colour frontis plate, plus colour and b/white illustrations throughout. Art-illustrated endpapers. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain maroon boards trivially bumped on foot. Illustrated (Front: Helmet of the Third or Prince of Wales Dragoon Guards c. 1812; Rear: 'The Battle of Borodino', Bulloz), loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn at foot, and along foredge folds, plus sunning to spine. Leaves clean and crisp. The second volume in the Cassell History of Warfare series. " . . . deals with the way in which the armies and navies of the time fought, how they were commanded, how they were (or were not) supplied with food and ammunition, and how they communicated with each other . . . With the aid of specially commissioned maps and artwork and over 130 colour and b/white illustrations, Mr Glover takes a fresh look at one of the most crucial and long-lasting struggles in modern history." Includes Appendix; Chronology of the Wars, 1792-1815, Select Bibliography, and Index. Book weight approx. 870g.   Very Good +/Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008310  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE CHANGI BROWNLOW
Perry, Roland
ISBN: 9780733624643
Hachette Sydney, N.S.W., Australia 2010 First Edition, First Impressio
 Softcover 376pp., 2 x b/white maps. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has soft vertical reading crease to front panel. "In the harshness and brutality of Changi prison a group of Australian POWs dug deep and fought to maintain their spirit in the best way they knew how - Australian Rules Football . . . Together they formed six teams that played a season, culminating in 'Victoria' versus 'the Rest of Australia' - with the Changi Brownlow winner declared before the final game . . . " Contents include: 44 chapters, Notes, Bibliography, Acks., Index. Book weight approx. 540g.   Very Good +
Price: 27.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 008323  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MCDONNELL DOUGLAS F/A-18 HORNET. Aerofax Minigraph 25
Miller, Jay
ISBN: 0942548396
Jay Miller/Aerofax Inc. Arlington, Texas, U.S.A. 1988 First Edition
 Softcover (Staplebound) 48pp., pictorially-illustrated throughout; four page centre-spread colour plate section, numerous b/white halftone plates, and fully supported by sectional and cutaway line drawings and tables. Saddle-stitched, staple-bound format. Staples clean and tight. Booklet square and clean. Gloss, pictorial and line illustrated limp wrapper lightly bumped on foredge corners, else very good. Text-block unmarked. A stand-alone title in the 'Aerofax Minigraph' series features the formidable powerhouse aircaft, the McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet, the phototype of which rolled out of its facility in St. Louis, Missouri on September 13, 1978. Contents of this title include: Prelims., Program History, Abbrevs. and Acronyms, Operational Service, Foreign Service, Versions, Construction, plus numerous captioned illustrations. Item weight approx. 235g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008632  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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COMBAT AIRCRAFT Since 1945
Wilson, Stewart
ISBN: 1875671501
Aerospace Publications Fyshwick, ACT, Australia 2001 First Edition
 Softcover 145pp., plus Glossary and Index, colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated card wrapper mildly scuffed. "A comprehensive directory of the world's combat aircraft since 1945 with over 260 entries spanning the technological advances developed over nearly six decades. From the last of the piston engined fighters and bombers, through the early jet age and on to today's highly advanced aircraft, 'Combat Aircraft Since 1945' covers the fighters, bombers, maritime patrol aircraft and helicopter gunships which have fought past battles and will fight those of the future." Book weight approx. 500g.   Very Good +
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 008706  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SECRET ARMIES : The Full Story of S.A.S., Delta Force, & Spetsnaz
Adams, James
ISBN: 0091734525
Hutchinson London 1987 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket (vi) + 440pp., unpaginated b/white halftone plate sections (with several very confronting photographs). Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over lightly bumped spine. Plain black boards undamaged. A former owner's name on ffep., else textblock clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, and minimally edgeworn only. A loose chronicle of some of the successes (and sometimes failures) of several of the world's elite special operations forces. Contents include: Prelims., Note, Acks., Introduction, plus 9 other 'Parts', Notes, Definitions, Glossary, Bibliography, Appendix, Index. Book weight approx. 675g.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008773  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY OF THE CIVIL WAR [Two Volumes In One]. Volume 2: The Decisive Battles/The Cavalry
[Editor] Theo. F. Rodenbough, et. al.
ISBN: 1555211992
The Blue & Grey Press Secaucus, NJ 1987 
 Quarter Faux-Leather HB & DJ [346] and [336]. Archival, b/w halftone plate illustrations throughout: some candid, some....Book clean, square. Gilt title on faux-leather backstrip. Boards unmarked. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn only. First published in 1911, reproduced in five double volumes, of which this is Volume 2. The Civil War was the first war in history to be extensively photographed, with thousands of photographs being taken....Contents, Volume 1: Prelims., Grant versus Lee, Simultaneous movements, Closing in, From war to peace, Engagements of the Civil War from May 1864 to May 1865. Volume 2: Intro., Federal cavalry, Confederate cavalry in the East, Morgan's raid, Outposts, Partisan rangers, Cavalry battles, Leaders, Famous charges, Mounting the cavalry of the Union Army, Photographic descriptions. Book weight approx. 1850g. [1.85KG.] * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 23.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002996  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LUFTWAFFE: The Illustrated History of the German Air Force in WW11
Pimlott, Dr. John
ISBN: 1854105442
Aurum Press London 1998 1st Impression
 Illustrated Boards HB & DJ 176pp., intext, b/w, archival, halftone plate illustrations throughout, many never before published. Book clean, trivially cocked. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Montage-style, pictorially illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. The Luftwaffe played an integral part in Hitler's Blitzkrieg strategy in the early years of World War 11, and in later years fought a valiant, but hopeless campaign to prevent allied aircraft bombing German cities, factories and ground forces . . . Contents include: 11 chapters and Index. Footnote: Sadly, soon after completing his work on this book, the author, Dr John Pimlott died, and the book is dedicated to his memory. Book weight approx. 1070g. [1.07KG.] * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003219  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE ILLUSTRATED DIRECTORY OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE
Roberts, Michael
ISBN: 1853610321
Brian Trodd Publishing London 1989 1st U.K.
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 256pp., illustrated throughout, mostly in colour, but several in monochrome, a mix of action and candid illustrations. Book clean and square. Minor bump on head of backstrip, with gilt title there-on. Leaves clean. Montage-style, illustrated dustjacket slightly edgeworn only. With an annual budget greater than the gross national product of most nations, reflected in the vast range of aircraft and missiles, the USAF is the most powerful flying operation the world has known. This single reference is a guide to the organization, bases, aircraft, and weapons systems of the USAF, and covers both regular and reserve forces. Contents include: Prelims., Intro., Commands, Bases, Aircraft, Missiles and Space Launchers, Budget fly 1990/91, Appendices. Book weight approx. 1.55KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 003531  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BLOOD AND IRON : The Battle for Kokoda 1942
McAuley, Lex
ISBN: 0091826284
Arrow/Random House Milsons Point, N.S.W., Australia 1992 First Thus
 Softcover 432pp., b/white maps, plus 16 page, b/white, photographically-illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, a hint of tanning to textblock edges, and several leaves have a soft corner crease. Illustrated card wrapper has a soft corner crease to front and rear panels. "Lex McAuley tells the full story of the Kokoda campaign - from the beginning, when an untried force of Australians went to do battle with a Japanese army which had swept aside all before it in its relentless drive through southeast Asia, to the victorious conclusion, with the Australians emerging as victors. The Japanese side of the campaign is also described in some detail." Contents include: 6 chapters, Appendices, Acks and Sources, Footnotes, Bibliography, Index. "LEST WE FORGET". Book weight approx. 325g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010158  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AIRBORNE IN VIETNAM (Elite Attack Forces Series)
Dunstan, Simon and Sharpe, Michael
ISBN: 9781905573912
Chartwell Books New Jersey, U.S.A. 2007 
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 192pp., b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean and crisp. Matt-illustrated boards undamaged. Like-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased only. A stand-alone volume in the 'Elite Attack Forces' series. "Although the helicopter was used in assault operations in Korea, at Suez, and in Algeria, the concept of helicopter-borne airmobility was not fully realised until the US involvement in South-east Asia. There, two US Army units were at the forefront of bold and imaginative heli-borne assault operations: 1st Air Cavalry (the 'First Team') and 101st Airborne (the 'Screaming Eagles'), whose combat action, weapons and equipment, and tactics are analysed in incredible detail in this highly illustrated book . . . " Contents include: 17 chapters, Refs., Abbs., Index. Book weight approx. 950g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009173  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WORLD WAR TWO AFVs (Armoured Fighting Vehicles) & Self-Propelled Artillery
Forty, George
ISBN: 1855325829
Osprey Automotive London 1996 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 207pp., illustrated throughout: numerous b/white halftone plates, with featured colour and duo-tone plates (photographs sourced from 'Tank Museum' and the private collection of Bob Fleming). Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain green boards undamaged. Text-block pristine. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket trivially shelfworn only. The combatant nations in WW2 built an amazing array of armoured fighting vehicles in addition to tanks. This volume illustrates and details these AFVs . . . Contents include: Prelims., 9 chapters (country by country), Index. Book weight approx. 920g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Near Fine/Very Good +
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009618  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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TANK ACTION : From The Great War to the Gulf
Forty, George
ISBN: 9780750904797
BCA, By Arrangement with Alan Sutton Publishing Gloucestershire, England 1995 
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xvi, + 296pp., b/white photographic illustrations, diagrams and maps throughout. Book clean. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain black boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has a tiny nick to upper edge, negligible edgewear. " . . . the author looks in detail at forty-two individual low-level battles spanning eighty years of armoured warfare, ranging from the First and Second World Wars to Korea and Vietnam, the Arab-Israeli conflicts and the Gulf War . . . To give the reader the best possible idea of what commanding a tank is all about, the author includes short technical descriptions of the armoured fighting vehicles that took part, the different kinds of terrain over which the actions were fought, and the types of ammunition used." Contents include: List of Illustrations, Drawings, Maps, Introduction, The Tank Commander, 3 'parts', Select Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 1.15 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009964  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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GALLIPOLI
Carlyon, Les
ISBN: 0732910897
Macmillan Sydney, N.S.W., Australia 2001 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 600pp., plus 2 x 16 page, b/white photographically illustrated sections. Illustrated endpapers. Book clean, square,. Spine firm, white title there-on. Plain boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket softly creased at head of spine and front panel only. "The struggle for the Gallipoli Peninsula was dominated by the terrain as much as by the men and steel, and author Les Carlyon makes the battlefields come alive, walking through them and capturing the landscape in a way no other writer has managed. Using a masterly blend of storytelling and scholarship, and an intimate knowledge of the ground itself, he has produced the most definitive account of the campaign yet written and a superbly readable story of one of the defining moments in our history." Contents include: List of Maps, 33 chapters, Endnotes, Select Bibliography, Acks., Index. "LEST WE FORGET". Book weight approx. 1.08 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010054  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BOMBER BOYS : The Ruhr, the Dambusters and Bloody Berlin
Wilson, Kevin
ISBN: 9781407221342
Cassell Military Paperbacks London 2006 First Thus
 Softcover 492pp., two-page b/white map, plus 16 page b/white photographically-illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper undamaged. "In 1943 the RAF began a bombing campaign against Germany, of an intensity new in the history of war . . . Kevin Wilson has interviewed hundreds of former airmen, including the surviving Dambusters, about their daily lives in 1943: the stomach-churning tension of flying repeatedly over hostile territory, the terror of bail out, and the awe at unleashing such devastation. This is the story of the everyday heroism of British and Commonwealth crews . . . " Book weight approx. 330g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010184  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CARRIER : A Century of First-Hand Accounts of Naval Operations in War and Peace
Hood, Jean (Edited by)
ISBN: 9781844861118
Conway London 2010 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 448pp., plus 2 x 8 page, b/white photographically-illustrated sections. Book clean, square. Spine firm, silver title there-on. Plain red boards mildly bumped on one lower foredge corner. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased only. "With its focus on the human aspects of carrier life and naval aviation, this wide-ranging anthology will appeal to veterans and serving personnel, naval historians and enthusiasts." Includes Glossary, Bibliography and Index. Book weight approx. 880g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010186  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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TOBRUK 1941 : Rommel’s Opening Move (Osprey’s Battles of World War II. Book 6)
Latimer, Jon
Hothouse London 2009 
 Hardcover 96pp., colour art illustrations by Jim Laurier, colour maps, b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards very lightly edge bumped only. A stand-alone title in Osprey's 'Battles of World War II' series. Contents include: Origins of The Campaign, Chronology, Opposing Commanders, Opposing Armies, Opposing Plans, The Campaign, Aftermath, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 505g.   Very Good +
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010193  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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IRAQ 1941 : The Anglo-Iraqi War (Osprey’s Battles of World War II. Book 7)
Lyman, Robert
Hothouse London 2009 
 Hardcover 96pp., colour plates by Howard Gerrard, colour maps, b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards very lightly edge bumped only. A stand-alone title in Osprey's 'Battles of World War II' series. Contents include: Origins of The Campaign, Chronology, Opposing Commanders, Opposing Forces, The Seizure of Basra, The Battle for Habbaniya, The Advance of Habforce, The Battles for Falluja and Baghdad, Aftermath, Conclusion, The Battlefield Today, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 505g.   Very Good +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010194  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CRETE 1941 : Germany’s Lightning Airborn Assault (Osprey’s Battles of World War II. Book 8)
Antill, Peter D.
Hothouse London 2009 
 Hardcover 96pp., colour plates by Howard Gerrard, colour maps, b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards mildly edge bumped. A stand-alone title in Osprey's 'Battles of World War II' series. Contents include: Introduction, Chronology, Opposing Commanders, Opposing Forces, Opposing Plans, The Assault on Crete, Aftermath, The Battlefield Today, Order of Battle, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 505g.   Very Good +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010195  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PEARL HARBOR 1941 : The Day of Infamy (Osprey’s Battles of World War II. Book 10)
Smith, Carl
Hothouse London 2009 
 Hardcover 96pp., colour art illustrations by Jim Laurier and Adam Hook, b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards undamaged. A stand-alone title in Osprey's 'Battles of World War II' series. Contents include: Introduction, Opposing Commanders, Chronology, The Japanese Plan, The First Wave, The Second Wave, Aftermath, Pearl Harbor Today, Further Reading, Appendices, Index. Book weight approx. 505g.   Very Good +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010197  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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GUAM 1941 & 1944 : Loss and Reconquest (Osprey’s Battles of World War II. Book 11)
Rottman, Gordon L.
Hothouse London 2009 
 Hardcover 96pp., colour art illustrations by Howard Gerrard, b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards undamaged. A stand-alone title in Osprey's 'Battles of World War II' series. Contents include: Introduction, Chronology, The Fall of Guam, December 1941, The Recapture and Occupation of Guam, 1944, Opposing Plans, Opposing Commanders, Opposing Forces, The Guam Assault, Aftermath, Orders of Battle, The Battlefield Today, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 505g.   Very Good +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010198  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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FRANCE 1940 : Blitzkrieg in the West (Osprey’s Battles of World War II. Book 2)
Shepperd, Alan
Hothouse London 2009 
 Hardcover 96pp., colour art illustrations and maps, b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards edge-bumped at head. A stand-alone title in the 'Osprey's Battles of World War II' series. Contents include: Origins of The Campaign, Chronology, Opposing Commanders, Opposing Plans, Opposing Armies, The Campaign, Conclusion, Further Reading, Index. Book weight approx. 505g.   Very Good +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010190  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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DENMARK AND NORWAY : Hitler’s Boldest Operation (Osprey’s Battles of World War II. Book 3)
Dildy, Douglas C.
Hothouse London 2009 
 Hardcover 96pp., colour art plates by John White, colour maps, b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards very lightly edge bumped. A stand-alone title in Osprey's 'Battles of World War II' series. Contents include: Origins of The Campaign, Chronology, Opposing Plans, Opposing Commanders, Opposing Forces, Orders of Battle, The Campaign, The Aftermath, The Battlefield Today, Further Reading, Index. Please note: Included loose: publisher's folded two-page replacement map - due to a printing error, a duplicated map was included on pages 62 and 63. Book weight approx. 505g.   Very Good +
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010191  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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VIETNAM : A History
Karnow, Stanley
ISBN: 0712600108
Century Publishing London 1984 Reprint
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xiii, + 752pp., b/white photographic illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain black boards undamaged. A Regional Library stamp, overstamped 'Discarded', to lower copyright page, slight tanning to endpapers, else leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edge-creased, soft corner crease to rear fold-in flap. Stanley Karnow's magnificent book is a comprehensive, fair-minded history of America's war in Vietnam - "an enthralling narrative that clarifies, analyzes, and demystifies this tragic ordeal." Contents include: Preface, 16 chapters, Chronology, Cast of Principal Characters, Notes on Sources, Acks., Photo Credits, Index. Book weight approx. 1.28 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010188  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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Forgotten Soldiers: ordinary men whose extraordinary deeds changed history
Moynahan, Brian
ISBN: 9781847244024
Quercus London 2007 First Edition
 Trade Paperback 272pp, index, maps, photos.  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320899  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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An Ordinary Soldier. Afghanistan: a ferocious enemy, a bloody conflict, one man’s impossible mission
Beattie, Doug MC with Philip Gomm
ISBN: 9781847373762
Simon & Schuster London 2008 First Edition
 Trade Paperback xviii,317pp, index, maps, photos.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320900  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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