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Image for Road to Victory: D-Day, June 1944 to VJ Day, August 1945 (Classic, Rare and Unseen Photographs from the Daily Mail)

Road to Victory: D-Day, June 1944 to VJ Day, August 1945 (Classic, Rare and Unseen Photographs from the Daily Mail)

By: Alexander, James

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hertfordshire, England, Transatlantic Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO218

ISBN: 1907176225

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1270gms, 224 pages, blue/grey endpapers. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Battle of Britain, The: July to October 1940 (Classic, Rare and Unseen Photographs from the Daily Mail)

By: Alexander, James

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hertfordshire, England, Transatlantic Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO219

ISBN: 1907176217

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1260gms, 224 pages, blue/grey endpapers. Book is in very good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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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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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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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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Case to Answer, A: The Story of Australia's First European War Crimes Prosecution

By: Bevan, David

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Kent Town, Australia, Wakefield Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO207

ISBN: 1862543232

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 308gms, 264 pages. This is a compelling courtroom drama. David Bevan describes the events that led to Polyukhovich's arrest, his near fatal shooting, and the extraordinary manoeuvrings as Australia's legal system is tested to the limit. 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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Laughing Gunner and Selected War Stories

By: Bingham, Geoffrey C.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Blackwood, SA, Australia, Troubadour Press Inc.: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARTWO186

ISBN: 1875653023

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Blitzed! The Battle of France May-June 1940

By: Bingham, Victor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Surrey, England, Air Research Publications: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO190

ISBN: 1871187079

Condition: Good


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. View more info

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Battle of Britain: A Day-By-Day Chronicle (10 July 1940 to 31 October 1940)

By: Bishop, Patrick

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, Quercus: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO202

ISBN: 1847249841

Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1410gms, 391 pages, illustrated endpapers. This is the definitive account of 20th century Britain's 'finest hour' from a master of popular historical narrative. 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. Book weighs over 1kg an... View more info

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Electric Universe: How Electricity Switched on the Modern World

By: Bodanis, David

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Little, Brown & Company: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SCI90

ISBN: 0316729728

Condition: Very Good


Softcover, first edition, 346gms, 237 pages. From the cold waters of the Atlantic to the streets of Hamburg during a WW2 firestorm and the interior of the human body, this book is a mesmerizing journey of discovery by a master science writer. Book is in good condition with very minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Our Home Front 1939-45

By: Bolt, Andrew (ed)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Wilkinson Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISAUS904

ISBN: 1863502033

Condition: Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, not issued with dust jacket, first edition, 1780gms, 287 pages, illustrated endpapers. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards are also in good condition with only very light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and is folio, extra postage may be required. View more info

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Official Secrets: What the Nazi's Planned; What the British and Americans Knew

By: Breitman, Richard

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Viking: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: WARTWO162

ISBN: 0670884685

Condition: Good


Large softcover, first thus, 446gms, 325 pages. This book examines how Germany's leaders brought about the Holocaust and when. He assesses the British and American suppression of information about Nazi killings, and the tensions between the two powers over how to respond. The work concludes with an examination of the consequences of keeping this information secret for so many decades. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolour... View more info

Image for Brother Enemy: The War After the War - A History of Indochina Since the Fall of Saigon

Brother Enemy: The War After the War - A History of Indochina Since the Fall of Saigon

By: Chanda, Nayan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Collier Books: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HISASI56

ISBN: 0020463614

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 462gms, 479pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

Image for Allied Bombers 1939-1945: The Essential Aircraft Identification Guide

Allied Bombers 1939-1945: The Essential Aircraft Identification Guide

By: Chant, Chris

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, England, Amber Books Ltd: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARAIR18

ISBN: 1905704704

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 826gms, 192 pages, illustrated endpapers. This is a highly illustrated guide to Allied bomber aircraft during World War II in the European theatre. Featuring all the main models flown from 1939 to 1945, the book offers a wealth of detail, including unit markings, unit organisation, numbers of aircraft flown by campaign and exhaustive specifications for each model. Book is in very good con... View more info

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Royal Air Force Bomber Command Losses of the Second World War: Aircraft and Crews Lost During 1939-1940 (Volume I)

By: Chorley, W R

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Leicester, England, Midland Counties Publications: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: WARTWO195

ISBN: 0904597857

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 300gms, 159 pages. Book is in good condition with minor 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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Men Who Breached the Dams, The

By: Cooper, Alan

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Shrewsbury, England, Airlife Publishing Ltd: 2002

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: WARAIR20

ISBN: 1840373709

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 366gms, 204 pages. This book investigates the attack on the German dams in May 1943, one of the most successful operations of the Second World War, carried out by the famous 617 Squadron led by Guy Gibson. 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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Bombers Over Berlin: The RAF Offensive, November 1943 - March 1944

By: Cooper, Alan W.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Shrewsbury, England, Airlife Publishing Lrd: 2003

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: WARTWO214

ISBN: 1840374292

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 522gms, 319 pages. Between November 1943 and March 1944, Berlin was the target no fewer than 16 times for bombing raids with 9,112 sorties flown and 495 aircraft lost. This book explores this tense and devastating period of WW2. 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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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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Jessica

By: Courtenay, Bryce

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Penguin Books: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: AUSFIC224

ISBN: 0140279601

Condition: Good


Paperback, reprint, 372gms, 676 pages. Set in the harsh Australian bush against the outbreak of WW2, this novel is heartbreaking in its innocence and shattering in its brutality. 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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Jessica

By: Courtenay, Bryce

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Ringwood, Australia, Penguin Books: 1999

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: AUSFIC278

ISBN: 0140279601

Condition: Good


Paperback, first thus, 372gms, 676 pages. Set in the harsh Australian bush against the outbreak of WW2, this novel is heartbreaking in its innocence and shattering in its brutality. 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