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

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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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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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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Submarine: A Guided Tour Inside a Nuclear Warship

By: Clancy, Tom

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, England, Harper Collins Publishers: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA36

ISBN: 0006379478

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 766gms, 328 pages. Never before seen by the general public, this book offers a rare glimpse inside both the Royal Navy and a US Navy nuclear submarine with Tom Clancy as your guide. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 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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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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HMAS Sydney: Loss & Controversy

By: Frame, Tom

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Hodder Headline Australia: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA33

ISBN: 0733609422

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 556gms, 302pgs. Why was HMAS Sydney and her 645 crew lost without a trace? This book offers the most thorough and comprehensive examination of that fateful event, which continues to arouse heated debate. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Hitler's Battleships

By: Gray, Edwyn

Price: $20.00

Publisher: South Yorkshire, England, Leo Cooper: 1999

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA34

ISBN: 1850526973

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, revised edition, 506gms, 195pgs, white blank endpapers. 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 very mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Illustrated Encyclopedia of Battleships & Cruisers, The

By: Hore, Peter; and Ireland, Bernard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, England, Hermes House: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA29

ISBN: 0857232517

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1425gms, 512pgs, illustrated endpapers. Acomplete visual history of international naval warships from 1860 to the present day, shown in over 1,200 archive photographs. It includes comprehensive chronological directories of battleships and cruisers, featuring over 400 warships and their specifications. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Boards and du... View more info

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Fighting Ships of the World: Over 600 Carriers, Submarines & Destroyers

By: Jackson, Robert; and Crawford, Steve

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, England, Amber Books Ltd: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA30

ISBN: 1904687016

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1195gms, 608pgs, grey endpapers. Features over 600 warships each illustrated with full-colour artwork. Contains detailed specifications for each vessel, with all measurements given in imperial and metric. Examines such famous fighting ships such as Bismarck, Enterprise, Yamato, and many more. Book is in very good condition with only very minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket... View more info

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Epic Sea Battles

By: Koenig, William; and Mayer, S. L. (ed)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, England, Peerage Books: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARSEA16

ISBN: 0907408435

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, 1515g, 256pgs, map endpapers, 310 illustrations. This is the story of the evolution of shipbuilding, naval tactics and weapons development, spanning the great age of sail, the ironclad and the aircraft carrier. Twelve of the greatest sea battles fought around the world are dramatically described with a wealth of expert technical detail and commentary. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and minor... View more info

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Warships: From the Galley to the Present Day

By: Konstam, Angus; Marriott, Leo; and Grant, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, PRC Publishing: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA25

ISBN: 1856486001

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1465g, 256pgs. This book is a complete history of the warship from the earliest days to present times and beyond. Book is in fine condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs almost 1.5kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Navy Day By Day, The: Historical Naval Events in Australia and Abroad

By: Lind, Lew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kenthurst, NSW, Australia, Kangaroo Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA31

ISBN: 0864177879

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1225gms, 288pgs, blue endpapers. This is a comprehensive day by day record of naval events involving Australians and Australia from the 16th century to the 1990s. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only mild shelf wear. There is a medium sized 1-inch tear to rear of dust jacket, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book we... View more info

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History of the Great European War, The: Its Causes and Effects: Volume V

By: Macbean Knight, W. Stanley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, The Standard Publishing Company:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARONE16

Condition: Fair


Hardcover, first edition, 832g, 206pgs, plastic cover. Continues the story of the campaign of the allies. Ex-library book is in fair condition with card pocket and stamps inside front cover, moderate general wear and tear and heavy 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 ... View more info

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U-Boat: The Secret Menace (Purnell's History of the Second World War)

By: Mason, David

Price: $12.00

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

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO121

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 232gms, 160 pages. Another instalment in Purnell's History of the Second World War. This is book number 1 in the weapons 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 Sank the Sydney?

By: Montgomery, Michael

Price: $13.00

Publisher: North Ryde, NSW, Australia, Cassell Australia Limited: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA11

ISBN: 0726954764

Condition: Good


Hardcover with blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 426gms, 242 pages, blue endpapers. In this book the author examines the various accounts of the disappearance of the HMAS Sydney following action against the German raider Kormoran, building up an exciting picture of the encounter and providing solutions to hitherto unanswered questions. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout. There i... View more info

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Who Sank the Sydney?

By: Montgomery, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ringwood, VIC, Australia, Penguin Books Australia Ltd: 1985

Edition: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: WARSEA35

ISBN: 0140077065

Condition: Good


Softcover, revised and enlarged edition, 226gms, 242 pages. In this book the author examines the various accounts of the disappearance of the HMAS Sydney following action against the German raider Kormoran, building up an exciting picture of the encounter and providing solutions to hitherto unanswered questions. Book is in good condition with general age-related wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout. There is a small sticker from a previous b... View more info

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Task Force: The Inside Story of the Ships and Heroes of the Royal Navy

By: Parker, John

Price: $16.00

Publisher: London, England, Bounty Books: 2005

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: WARSEA32

ISBN: 0753712962

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first thus, 692gms, 376pgs, blank endpapers. 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 mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Cockleshell Heroes: Pan Grand Strategy Series

By: Phillips, C. E. Lucas

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Pan Books: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: WARTWO22

ISBN: 0330454692

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first thus, 196gms, 236 pages. This is the story of ten royal marines who launched a daring attack by canoe on enemy shipping lying in the docks of Bordeaux - a hazardous and successful offensive where only two survived. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved marks. View more info

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Encyclopedia of Sea Warfare, The: From the First Ironclads to the Present Day

By: Warner, O; Bennett, Capt G; Macintyre, Capt Donald; Uhlig, Frank; Wettern, Desmond; and Preston, Antony

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Ure Smith P/L: 1976

Edition: Second Impression

Seller ID: 000823

ISBN: 0725402490

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, fsecond impression, 1320gms, 250 pages plus index, illustrated endpapers. This book is the most comprehensive compilation of pictures, maps, ship drawings and authoritative text yet assembled on the history of war at sea in modern times. 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 and some mild d... View more info