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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 ... 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 discolourat... View more info

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September 11 in History: A Watershed Moment?

By: Dudziak, Mary L. (ed)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Durham, Duke University Press: 2003

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: HISUSA47

ISBN: 0822332426

Condition: Good


Softcover, edition not stated, 240pp, 390gms. This book asks whether the attacks and their aftermath truly marked a transition in U.S. and world history or whether they are best understood in the context of pre-existing historical trajectories. Book is in good condition with light general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise there are no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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War Diaries of Weary Dunlop, The: Java and the Burma-Thailand Railway 1942-1945

By: Dunlop, E. E.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ringwood, VIC, Australia, Penguin Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO141

ISBN: 0140128611

Condition: Good


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/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Weary: The Life of Sir Edward Dunlop

By: Ebury, Sue

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ringwood, NSW, Australia, Penguin Books Australia Ltd: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: BIOAUS446

ISBN: 0140240071

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, reprint, 606gms, 709 pages. This meticulously researched biography gives a rare view of a reticent man who lived by old-fashioned values, yet retained a wild streak which gave fire to his character and lifted him above his fellows. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. Wraps show fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Falklands War, The: The Full Story

By: Eddy, Paul; Linklater, Magnus; and Gillman, Peter (with the Sunday Times Insight Team)

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Book Club Associates: 1983

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: WAR148

Condition: Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, book club edition, 544g, 274pgs, map endpapers. This is the story of the Falklands War from the Insight Team at The Sunday Times. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear. Dust jacket shows fading to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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SS, The (Part of the Third Reich Series)

By: Editors of Time-Life Books

Price: $18.00

Publisher: USA, Time-Life Books: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000273

ISBN: 0809469502

Condition: Very Good


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. View more info

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Suppressed Inventions & Other Discoveries

By: Eisen, Jonathan

Price: $33.00

Publisher: New York, NY, Avery Publishing Group: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI60

ISBN: 0895298090

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 840g, 546pgs. True stories of supression, scientific cover-ups, misinformation, and brilliant breakthroughs. Book is in good 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!!. View more info

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Eisenhower at War 1943-1945

By: Eisenhower, David

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Wings Books: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 001332

ISBN: 0517065010

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint 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. View more info

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Bastogne: The Road Block (Purnell's History of the Second World War)

By: Elstob, Peter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, England, Macdonald & Co. Publishers Ltd: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO122

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 232gms, 160 pages. Another instalment in Purnell's History of the Second World War. This is book number 4 in the battle set. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and light page discolouration. Cover shows some creasing and scufiing and spine shows light fading, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Who Speaks for Islam? What a Billion Muslims Really Think

By: Esposito, John L.; and Mogahed, Dalia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Gallup Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISMID6

ISBN: 1595620176

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 454g, 204pgs. Grounded in Gallup World Poll data, not in rhetoric, this book brings data-driven evidence - the voices of a billion Muslims, not those of individual experts or extremists - to one of the most heated and consequential debates of our time. Book is in fine, near new condition. View more info

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World War I

By: Everett, Susanne

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Bison Books: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARONE1

ISBN: 0861241177

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 1500gms, 255 pages. This lavishly illustrated work, with over 400 photographs, paintings and posters in colour and black and white as well as over 20 maps, is the best large-scale attempt to analyse World War I. 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. Attached picture is of ... View more info

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British Military Helicopters

By: Everett-Heath, John

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, England, Arms and Armour Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARAIR57

ISBN: 0853688052

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 784gms, 224 pages, blank endpapers. This book presents and authoritative account of the British helicopter industry from the very beginning to the mid-80s. 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 and a few small tears. Edges of pages show some minor soiling, ... View more info

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Journey Into Darkness: A Compelling Account of Human Enfurance

By: Faramus, Anthony

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Hammersmith, England, Harpercollins Publishers (Harper Collins): 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO73

ISBN: 0586206310

Condition: Good


Paperback, Reprint, 250gms, 445 pages. Reopening many old wounds to prevent the creation of others, Journey into Darkness is both a gripping memoir of a death camp survivor- and a controversial reassessment of wartime collaboration in the Channel Islands. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear, moderate to heavy page discolouration throughout, small stamp from previous bookseller on inside front page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Att... View more info

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War Years, The: 1939-1945 (England, Middle East, Italy)

By: Fay, Peter (Flying Officer)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Hampton, VIC, Australia, Flying Officer Peter Fay: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO191

ISBN: 0646430459

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 312gms, 200 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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War of the World, The: History's Age of Hatred

By: Ferguson, Niall

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, England, Allen Lane: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WAR163

ISBN: 0713997087

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1415gms, 745 pages, blue endpapers. From the conflicts that presaged the First World War to the aftershocks of the Cold War, the 20th century was by far the bloodiest in all human history. How can we explain the astonishing scale and intensity of its violence when, thanks to the advances of science and economics, most people were better off than ever before? Book is in good condition with minor general... View more info

Image for Strike and Return: The Unit History of No. 460 RAAF Heavy Bomber Squadron RAF Bomber Command in World War Two

Strike and Return: The Unit History of No. 460 RAAF Heavy Bomber Squadron RAF Bomber Command in World War Two

By: Firkins, Peter

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Loftus, Australia, Australian Military History Publications: 2000

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: WARAIR67

ISBN: 187643984X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, third edition, 680gms, 190 pages, white endpapers. This is the history of No. 460 Heavy Bomber Squadron which operated Wellingtons and Lancasters. This Squadron participated in all the major air battles over Europe during World War Two. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards are in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre... View more info

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Australian War Diary: Australian Armed Forces In a Changing World - 1870-2010

By: Fisher, Victoria (ed)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: North Sydney, Australia, Random House Australia: 2011

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS905

ISBN: 1742752357

Condition: Very


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, second edition, revised, 1208gms, 303 pages, coloured endpapers. This riveting book reflects a rich and unique view of Australian history. Illustrated with over 350 photographs and illustrations from publications of the time, the Australian War Diary will you back to the past to remind you that although war frequently dominates the news, alongside it our everyday lives continue. Book is in very good ... View more info

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Illustrated Encyclopedia of 20th Century Weapons & Warfare, The (Volume 2, Ana/Avi)

By: Fitzsimons, Bernard (ed)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Purnell & Sons Ltd: 1979

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: WAR109

ISBN: 0839361750

Condition: Good


Hardcover with grey and maroon boards and silver lettering, edition not stated, 708gms, finished at page 224. This is volume #2 of 24. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. This is an ex-library book that has been well read and shows the associated stampings and markings. Book has been covered in protective plastic for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Illustrated Encyclopedia of 20th Century Weapons & Warfare, The (Volume 3, Avr/Bers)

By: Fitzsimons, Bernard (ed)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, USA, Purnell & Sons Ltd: 1979

Edition: Edition Not Stated

Seller ID: WAR110

ISBN: 0839361750

Condition: Good


Hardcover with grey and maroon boards and silver lettering, edition not stated, 692gms, finished at page 336. This is volume #3 of 24. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. This is an ex-library book that has been well read and shows the associated stampings and markings. Book has been covered in protective plastic for protection, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info