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World War II

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World War II

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Australia In World War II: Australian Knowledge (#9)
1 Australia In World War II: Australian Knowledge (#9)
Sydney, Australia Australian Knowledge 1985 0864350082 / 9780864350084 First Edition Soft Cover Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, first edition, 100g, 16pgs. This is issue #9 of the Australian Knowledge project series distributed through Australian newsagencies. This particular one covers Australia's involvement in World War II and would be useful for students and teachers alike. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 5.50 AUD
 
 
War in Pictures, The: First Year
2 War in Pictures, The: First Year
London, England Odhams Press Limited Edition Not Stated Hard Cover Fair to Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover, edition not stated (assumed first edition), no printed date, 780gms, 255 pages, red endpapers. A pictorial history of the first year of World War II. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Boards are in good condition with mild scuffing and foxing to edges, spine and corners Inside front endpaper shows a small pen marking from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. A solid copy with no spinal damage. 
Price: 22.00 AUD
 
 
War in Pictures, The: Fourth Year
3 War in Pictures, The: Fourth Year
London, England Odhams Press Limited Edition Not Stated Hard Cover Fair to Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover, edition not stated, no printed date, 770gms, 256 pages, red endpapers. A pictorial history of the fourth year of World War II. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Boards are in good condition with mild scuffing and foxing to edges, spine and corners. Inside front endpaper shows a small pen marking from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. A solid copy with no spinal damage. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
War in Pictures, The: Second Year
4 War in Pictures, The: Second Year
London, England Odhams Press Limited Edition Not Stated Hard Cover Fair to Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover, edition not stated, no printed dates, 770gms, 256 pages, red endpapers. A pictorial history of the second year of World War II. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Boards are in good condition with mild scuffing and foxing to edges, spine and corners. Inside front endpaper shows a small pen marking from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. A solid copy with no spinal damage. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
War in Pictures, The: Sixth Year
5 War in Pictures, The: Sixth Year
London, England Odhams Press Limited Edition Not Stated Hard Cover Fair to Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover, edition not stated, 770gms, 256 pages, red endpapers. A pictorial history of the sixth year of World War II. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Boards are in good condition with mild scuffing and foxing to edges, spine and corners. Inside front endpaper shows a small pen marking from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. A solid copy with no spinal damage. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
War in Pictures, The: Third Year
6 War in Pictures, The: Third Year
London, England Odhams Press Limited Edition Not Stated Hard Cover Fair to Good Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover, edition not stated, no printed date, 770gms, 256 pages, red endpapers. A pictorial history of the third year of World War II. Book is in fair to good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting/foxing throughout. Boards are in good condition with mild scuffing and foxing to edges, spine and corners. Inside front endpaper shows a small pen marking from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. A solid copy with no spinal damage. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
 
 
Warships in Australian Waters: Ships of the Past
7 Warships in Australian Waters: Ships of the Past
Soft Cover Fair Not Applicable 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Softcover, 296g, 64pgs. Illustrated collection of warships throughout Australia's history, including HMAS Australia, HMAS Sydney, HMAS Melbourne, HMAS Adelaide, HMAS Brisbane and HMS New Zealand. Book is in fair condition with mild general wear and tear, 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 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
 
 
Ratlines: How the Vatican's Nazi Networks Betryed Western Intelligence to the Soviets, Aarons, Mark; Loftus, John
8 Aarons, Mark; Loftus, John Ratlines: How the Vatican's Nazi Networks Betryed Western Intelligence to the Soviets
London, England Mandarin Paperbacks 1992 0749310022 / 9780749310028 Reprint Paperback Good Not Applicable 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Paperback, Reprint, 200gms, 372 pages. Ratlines is a shocking litany of disaster, duplicity and betrayal which reveals a Vatican deeply compromised by its nefariousness and thoroughly infiltrated and manipulated by communists and fascists. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Prisoners of War: From Gallipoli to Korea, Adam-Smith, Patsy
9 Adam-Smith, Patsy Prisoners of War: From Gallipoli to Korea
Ringwood, Australia Viking 1992 0670903086 / 9780670903085 Reprint Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1370gms, 599 pages, grey endpapers. In this book, Patsy Adam-Smith uses dozens of interviews with former POWs to repaint the image to show the strength and courage of Australians taken prisoner in World War I, World War II and the Korean War. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 11.00 AUD
 
 
Prisoners of War: From Gallipoli to Korea, Adam-Smith, Patsy
10 Adam-Smith, Patsy Prisoners of War: From Gallipoli to Korea
Ringwood, Australia Viking 1992 0670903086 / 9780670903085 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1370gms, 599 pages, blue/grey endpapers. In this book, Patsy Adam-Smith uses dozens of interviews with former POWs to repaint the image to show the strength and courage of Australians taken prisoner in World War I, World War II and the Korean War. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear. There is a large pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 11.00 AUD
 
 
Spy Went Dancing, The: My Further Adventures as an Undercover Agent, Aline, Countess of Romanones
11 Aline, Countess of Romanones Spy Went Dancing, The: My Further Adventures as an Undercover Agent
New York, NY G. P. Putnam's Sons 1990 039913509X / 9780399135095 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
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. 
Price: 8.50 AUD
 
 
Himmler's Secret War: The Covert Peace Negotiations of Heinrich Himmler, Allen, Martin
12 Allen, Martin Himmler's Secret War: The Covert Peace Negotiations of Heinrich Himmler
New York, NY, USA Carroll & Graf Publishers 2006 0786717084 / 9780786717088 First US Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with black and red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first US edition, 634gms, 302 pages. An intriguing look at the last two years of the Third Reich, Heinrich Himmler's covert attempt at peace, and Churchill's elaborate ruse to use him against the Nazi High Command. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Inside front endpaper has been removed. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket has been covered in clear contact and stuck to boards, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
 
 
Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Atoll, Ballard, Robert D.; and Morgan, Michael Hamilton
13 Ballard, Robert D.; and Morgan, Michael Hamilton Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Atoll
Washington D.C., USA National Geographic Society 2001 0792263669 / 9780792263661 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1460gms, 255pgs, brown endpapers. Join renowned undersea explorer Robert Ballard as he revisits the pivtoal Pacific naval battles of World War II in this lavishly illustrated volume that combines meticulous history with state-of-the-art oceanography. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear and scuffing to corners and edges. There is a small pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
 
 
Ship-Busters, The: The Story of the R.A.F. Torpedo-Bombers, Barker, Ralph
14 Barker, Ralph Ship-Busters, The: The Story of the R.A.F. Torpedo-Bombers
London, England Chatto and Windus Ltd 1957 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with blue boards no dust jacket, First Edition, 325gms, 272 pages, blank endpapers. The Ship Busters is the story of the Royal Air Force Torpedo Bombers. Book is in good condition with moderate general age-related wear and tear, fading to the boards, moderate page discolouration and spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 8.00 AUD
 
 
Stalingrad, Beevor, Antony
15 Beevor, Antony Stalingrad
London, England Penguin Books 1999 0140249850 / 9780140249859 Reprint Paperback Very Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Paperback, reprint edition, 728gms, 493 pages. This classic account of the epic turning point in the second world war has become an international bestseller. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all! 
Price: 18.00 AUD
 
 
Good Listener, The: Helen Bamber - A Life Against Cruelty, Belton, Neil
16 Belton, Neil Good Listener, The: Helen Bamber - A Life Against Cruelty
London, England Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1998 0297819046 / 9780297819042 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
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. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
 
 
Laughing Gunner and Selected War Stories, Bingham, Geoffrey C.
17 Bingham, Geoffrey C. Laughing Gunner and Selected War Stories
Blackwood, SA, Australia Troubadour Press Inc. 1993 1875653023 / 9781875653027 Reprint Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, reprint, 376gms, 319 pages. These short war stories, mainly of action in the Malayan campaign of World War II and of the Japanese Prison Camps, vividly depict the lives of soldiers under the stress of action, and those those subjected to the remoreseless grindstone of captivity and lingering death. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
 
 
Blitzed! The Battle of France May-June 1940, Bingham, Victor
18 Bingham, Victor Blitzed! The Battle of France May-June 1940
Surrey, England Air Research Publications 1990 1871187079 / 9781871187076 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Jones, Lyndon 
Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 548gms, 249 pages. The Battle of France was a battle lost for the RAF. It's men had been 'Blitzed' but were not beaten. This is their story. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only mild shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 40.00 AUD
 
 
Changi Photographer: George Aspinall's Record of Captivity, Bowden, Tim
19 Bowden, Tim Changi Photographer: George Aspinall's Record of Captivity
Sun Books 1989 0725105801 / 9780725105808 First Thus Softcover Good Not Applicable 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Softcover, first thus, 412gms, 144 pages. George Aspinall took secret photographs in the Changi area, and of the appalling Thai/Burma railway at great personal risk and processing them on the spot using smuggled chemicals. The ingenuity and resourcefulness of this teenage Australian private soldier have resulted in a unique visual diary of captivity. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. There is a small pen mark on the inside front page. External corners are bumped, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 10.50 AUD
 
 
RAF Operations 1918-1938, Bowyer, Chaz
20 Bowyer, Chaz RAF Operations 1918-1938
London, England William Kimber & Co. Limited 1988 0718306716 / 9780718306717 First Edition Hardcover with Dust Jacket Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 692gms, 320 pages, blank endpapers. This carefully research and fascinating history, amply illustrated with many unusual photographs, fills a gap in aviation literature and sets the record straight over the so-called years of peace. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is a pen marking from a previous owner on the inside front endpaper. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 
Price: 45.00 AUD
 
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