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Okinawa: The Last Battle - The War in the Pacific (United States Army in World War II)

By: Appleman, Roy E.; Burns, James M.; Gugeler, Russell A.; and Stevens, John

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, BBD Special Editions:

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO205

ISBN: 0792458591

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, undated (circa 1993), 1150gms, 529 pages, blank endpapers. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Page edges show moderate to heavy discolouration. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Live From the Battlefield: From Vietnam to Baghdad

By: Arnett, Peter

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Simon & Schuster Ltd: 1994

Edition: First US Hardcover Edition

Seller ID: WAR90

ISBN: 0671755862

Condition: Very Good


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 ... View more info

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Cowra: Teruhiko Asada's First-Person Account of 'The Night of a Thousand Suicides'

By: Asada, Teruhiko

Price: $10.00

Publisher: North Ryde, NSW, Australia, Angus & Robertson Publishers: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO34

ISBN: 0207151830

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 100gms, 125 pages. Early in the morning of August 5, 1944, a thousand Japanese POWs launched a desperate charge at the machine-gun posts and barbed wire surrounding their compound at Cowra, NSW. The break-out was doomed to fail with 230 men killed and more than 350 injured in what must be seen as a mass suicide attempt. This book addresses the question - why did it happen - through Teruhiko Asada's compelling first person account. Book is in good cond... View more info

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Unscathed

By: Ashby, Major Phil.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Pan Books: 2003

Edition: First Pan Books Edition

Seller ID: WAR24

ISBN: 0330491474

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Pan Books 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, writing from previous owner inside front cover and page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. 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 looki... View more info

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Unscathed

By: Ashby, Major Phil.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Pan Books: 2003

Edition: First Pan Books Edition

Seller ID: WAR77

ISBN: 0330491474

Condition: Good


Paperback, First Pan Books 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. 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 d... View more info

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Unscathed

By: Ashby, Major Phil.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Pan Books: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WAR131

ISBN: 0330491474

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Real Bravo Two Zero, The: The Truth Behind Bravo Two Zero

By: Asher, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Cassell & Co: 2003

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: WAR39

ISBN: 0304365548

Condition: Good


Paperback, Second Edition, 150gms, 259 pages. This is the truth on the now-famous SAS eight-man patrol that landed behind enemy lines In Iraq during the Gulf War. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, 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 w... View more info

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Kamikaze: Japan's Suicide Gods

By: Axell, Albert; and Kase, Hideaki

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Pearson Education Limited: 2002

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: HISASI39

ISBN: 058277232X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, second printing of first edition, 630g, 274pgs, black endpapers. With the use of interviews and previously unpublished documents, Kamikaza is a truly original book, providing a fascinating and insightful picture of an incredible historical phenomenon. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only very mild shelf wear, otherwise no oth... View more info

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History of Aviation, The

By: Baldry, Dennis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Chancellor Press: 1999

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: TRAAIR19

ISBN: 0753700964

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 1080gms, 192 pages. This reference book will take you through the amazing and complex world of aircraft and flying. It covers every aspect of aviation and is profusely illustrated with over 350 superb colour and black and white photographs, drawings and paintings. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over... View more info

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Exploring the Bismarck

By: Ballard, Robert D.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Kent, UK, Hodder & Stoughton: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA20

ISBN: 0340549076

Condition: Good


Hard cover, first edition, 528g, 64pgs, illustrated endpapers. The real-life quest to find Hitler's greatest battleship. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair to good condition with moderate shelf wear, 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 ... View more info

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Return to Midway: The Quest to Find the Yorktown and the Other Lost Ships From the Pivotal Battle of the Pacific War

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Archbold, Rick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, USA, The National Geographic Society: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA13

ISBN: 0792275004

Condition: Good


Hardcover with grey boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1155gms, 191 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in goodcondition with minor general wear and tear and very mild page spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Graveyards of the Pacific: From Pearl Harbor to Bikini Atoll

By: Ballard, Robert D.; and Morgan, Michael Hamilton

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., USA, National Geographic Society: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA1000

ISBN: 0792263669

Condition: Very Good


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 ... View more info

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Warriors: Warfare and the Native American Indian

By: Bancroft-Hunt, Norman

Price: $23.00

Publisher: London, England, Salamander Books Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISUSA29

ISBN: 0861018214

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1425g, 256pgs, illustrated endpapers. A comprehensive study of the Native American warrior, the ideal of the warrior and attitudes to indigenous warfare on the North American continent. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Military Atlas of the First World War, A

By: Banks, Arthur

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Leo Cooper: 1989

Edition: Republished

Seller ID: WARONE7

ISBN: 0850521459

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, republished, 1090gms, 337 pages, white endpapers. This is a unique study of the conflict of 1914-18 on land, sea and in the air, through maps, diagrams and illustrations. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket has been price clipeed, otherwise no other pre-lo... View more info

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Ship-Busters, The: The Story of the R.A.F. Torpedo-Bombers

By: Barker, Ralph

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, England, Chatto and Windus Ltd: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARAIR22

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Battle for Iraq, The

By: Beck, Sara; Downing, Malcolm (eds)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, ABC Books: 2003

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: WAR42

ISBN: 0563487879

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, First Australian Edition, 225gms, 208 pages. The Battle for Iraq provides a clear path through the complexities of world events during this turbulent time, from the evolution of American policy after September 11 and the diplomatic and political confrontation in the run-up to war, to the campaign itself and the prospects for Iraq's post-war reconstruction. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.... View more info

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Stalingrad

By: Beevor, Antony

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Penguin Books: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO75

ISBN: 0140249850

Condition: Very Good


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 dire... View more info

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Naval Battles of the First World War: Pan Grand Strategy

By: Bennett, Geoffrey

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books: 1983

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA22

ISBN: 0330238620

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 222g, 308pgs. This history of the Great War at sea combines graphic and stirring accounts of all the principal naval engagements with analysis of the strategy and tactics of both sides. Book is in good condition with age-related general wear and tear and moderate to heavy page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Gallipoli

By: Bennett, Jack

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Angus & Robertson Publishers: 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ACTFIC24

ISBN: 020714673X

Condition: Fair


Softcover, reprint, 172g, 280pgs. Based on the screenplay for the acclaimed film, Gallipoli is the stunning novel of the war to end all wars, told from a uniquely Australian perspective. Book is in fair condition with pen inscription inside front cover, and mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

Image for Man With the Donkey, The: John Simpson Kirkpatrick, The Good Samaritan of Gallipoli

Man With the Donkey, The: John Simpson Kirkpatrick, The Good Samaritan of Gallipoli

By: Benson, Sir Irving

Price: $11.00

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARONE41

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 260gms, 95pgs, blank endpapers. This is the fascinating story of an ordinary man who did extraordinary things in a critical situation. He was a plain private - a stretcher-bearer on Gallipoli who did not know that he was a hero. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small pen inscription from a previous owner on the inside... View more info