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Widows: The Explosive Truth Behind 25 Years of Western Intelligence Disasters

By: Corson, William R.; Trento, Susan B; Trento, Joseph J.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, NY, Futura Publications: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WAR70

ISBN: 0708845460

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 332g, 575pgs. For the first time, members of America's intelligence community speak out about four interlinked major intelligence disasters, including the identification of the first Soviet mole in the CIA. Book is in good condition with mild spotting on page ends, and 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!!. View more info

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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

By: Costello, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, USA, William Morrow and Company, Inc: 1991

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO129

ISBN: 0688086624

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Days of Infamy: MacArthur, Roosevelt, Churchill - The Shocking Truth Revealed

By: Costello, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Pocket Books: 1994

Edition: First Pocket Books Hardcover Printing

Seller ID: WARTWO36

ISBN: 0671769855

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Pocket Books hardcover edition, 796gms, 448 pages, white endpapers. How world leaders and their secret deals and strategic blunders caused disasters at Pearl Harbor and the Philippines. 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 mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Jungle Warfare: Experiences and Accounts

By: Cross, J. P.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, UK, Guild Publishing: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO87

Condition: Good


Hardcover, reprint, 666g, 222pgs. In this book, Colonel John Cross uses his unrivalled breadth of knowledge to impart a very personal account of fighting in the jungle. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear, dust jacket is in fair 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 books in stock we can't list them all!!. View more info

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Jungle Warfare: Experiences and Encounters

By: Cross, J. P.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, England, Arms and Armour Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WAR68

ISBN: 085368913X

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 680gms, 222 pages. One of the world's most experienced jungle fighters uses his unrivalled breadth of knowledge to impart a very personal account of this form of fighting. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with moderate shelf wear, scuffing and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Turn Around and Run Like Hell: Amazing Stories of Unconventional Military Strategies That Worked

By: Cummins, Joseph

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Millers Point, Australia, Pier 9: 2007

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WAR161

ISBN: 1921208643

Condition: Good


Softcover with flaps, reprint, 826gms, 255 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Text block is beginning to come away from wraps, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Australian Flying Corps In the Western and Eastern Theatres of War, The: The Official History of Australia in the War of 1914-1918 (Volume VIII)

By: Cutlack, F. M.

Price: $38.00

Publisher: St Lucia, Australia, University of Queensland Press: 1984

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: WARONE24

ISBN: 0702217271

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 776g, 493pgs, blank endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only minor shelf wear and a few small tears. There is a pen inscription on the inside front endpaper from a previous owner, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Beneath the Pale Blue Burqa: One Woman's Journey Through Taliban Strongholds

By: Danes, Kay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Newport, NSW, Australia, Big Sky Publishing Pty Ltd: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: TRAASI12

ISBN: 0980658284

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 702gms, 347 pages. Kay Danes is an inspiration for giving a voice to the oppressed and unjustly accused of the world, and for shedding light on the struggles faced by the Afghan people, particularly women and children. Book is in very good condition with only very light general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Military Handbooks: Twenty-First Century Submarines and Warships

By: Darman, Peter (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Kent, UK, Grange Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA18

ISBN: 1840136782

Condition: Good


Hardcover, first edition, 602g, 192pgs. Illustrated with over 180 photographs, this book contains all the great modern naval vessels, with full specifications tables for each. 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. 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!!. View more info

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Chronology of World War Two

By: Davidson, Edward; and Manning, Dale

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Cassell & Co: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO70

ISBN: 0304353094

Condition: Good


Hardcover with pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 710gms, 286 pages. A unique day by day record of the progress of the Second World War. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to pages, small pen inscription on inside front page, dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, 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 ... View more info

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Brief History of Fighting Ships, A: Ships of the Line and Napoleonic Sea Battles 1793-1815

By: Davies, David

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Constable & Robinson Ltd: 2002

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA23

ISBN: 1841194697

Condition: Fine


Softcover, reprint, 222g, 201pgs. From 1793 to 1815 were the years of the Napoleonic wars - a period of change and upheaval comparable to the world wars of the 20th century. This is the story of one of the keys to that great conflict, the Ship of the Line - the beautiful but deadly battleships that waged the war at sea. Book is in fine condition. View more info

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Great Campaigns of World War II

By: Davies, J B

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Books For Pleasure: 1980

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: WARTWO131

ISBN: 0729602109

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, edition not stated, 1715gms, 320 pages. This book provides a study of five og the greatest campaigns of World War II: Battle of Atlantic; Battle of Britain; Desert War; D-Day; and Battle of Pacific. Book is in good condition with 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. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Rising '44: The Battle for Warsaw

By: Davies, Norman

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Pan Books: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO161

ISBN: 0330488635

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 628gms, 752 pages. The story of the Warsaw Uprising is undoubtedly one of the most heroic and tragic in history, and Davies's book is both scholarly and gripping. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. There is a remainder mark to the bottom of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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First Armies, The

By: Dawson, Doyne

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Cassell & Company Limited: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WAR167

ISBN: 0304352888

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1055gms, 224 pages, illustrated endpapers.Doyne Dawson investigates the origins of human aggression. Contents includes: the evolution of warfare; the roots of war; the wars of the tribes; the wars of the cities; the wars of the great kingdoms; and the wars of the empires. Book is in good condition with mild general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with moderate shelf wear, scuffing, chipping and a few tiny nicks, otherwise no other pre-l... View more info

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Menzies & Churchill at War: A Revealing Account of the 1941 Struggle for Power

By: Day, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: East Roseville, Australia, Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: POL11

ISBN: 0731810589

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 354gms, 271pgs. Against the backdrop of the Second World War, two charismatic leaders competed in a bitter struggle for power that would change the history of the world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain

By: Deighton, Len

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Book Club Associates: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001595

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain

By: Deighton, Len

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Pimlico: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO212

ISBN: 0712674233

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 472gms, 260 pages. Book is in good condition with minor 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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Once a Warrior King: Memories of an Officer in Vietnam

By: Donovan, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Corgi Books: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: WARVIE16

ISBN: 055213273X

Condition: Fair to Good


Paperback, Second Edition, 225gms, 400 pages. David Donovan's assignment in Vietnam was a remote and lonely posting in the Mekong Delta; he and his four-man team, without aerial support or the comforts of a well-supplied base, had to protect and lead the local village militias against the Vietcong. Book is in fair to good condition with no visible general wear and tear, however very moderate page discolouration and staining to most pages most particularly the endpapers and inside front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item an... View more info

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Churchill's War Lab: Code-Breakers, Boffins and Innovators - The Mavericks Churchill Led to Victory

By: Downing, Taylor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Little, Brown: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO176

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 674gms, 397 pages. From the development of radar and the decoding brilliance of Bletchley Park to the study of the D-Day beaches and the use of bouncing bombs, the Second World War is revealed as an explosive phase of scientific history, an unprecedented crucible for change a knife-edge race to the finish. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Book shows remainder marks to bottom of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Curveball

By: Drogin, Bob

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Ebury Press: 2008

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: WAR151

ISBN: 0091923042

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, first thus, 246gms, 424 pages. Curveball was the codename given to the defector whose evidence on Saddam's weapons of mass destruction proved vital in giving the Bush administration the excuse it needed to invade Iraq. This book is an explosive true-life account of how honour and dishonestly amongst spies led to the UK and the US becoming embroiled in a catastrophic war. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info