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Story of Flying, The

By: N/A

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Middlesex, UK, Hamlyn Publishing Group: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: TRAAIR14

ISBN: 060038151X

Condition: Fair


Hard cover, reprint, 546g, 62 pgs, illustrated endpapers. Illustrated guide to the evolution of aeroplanes and air transport. Book is in fair condition with stamps throughout, and 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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Australia In World War II: Australian Knowledge (#9)

By: N/A

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Australian Knowledge: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EDUHIS11

ISBN: 0864350082

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 100g, 16pgs. This is issue #9 of the Australian Knowledge project series distributed through Australian newsagencies. This particular one covers Australia's involvement in World War II and would be useful for students and teachers alike. 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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History of the U.S. Air Force, The

By: Anderton, David A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, England, The Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000014

ISBN: 0600349853

Condition: Very Good


Hard Cover, blue boards, DJ, 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall, 255pp incl. index, hundreds of b&w/colour photographs. This book chronicles the events of the U.S. Air Force from its earliest days as a balloon unit during the Civil War to its current tenuous foothold on the doorstep of space. World War I, World War II, Korea, the Cold War, Cuba and Vietnam are all featured. This is a very good solid copy, binding is tight, pages are unmarked, DJ has one tiny tear and some shelf wear at edges. 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

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Soldier's Return, The

By: Bragg, Melvyn

Price: $7.50

Publisher: London, England, Hodder & Stoughton: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: GENFIC704

ISBN: 0340751029

Condition: Good


Softcover, first edition, 522gms, 346 pages. With this absorbing story of one family, Melvyn Bragg conveys the experience of millions in the aftermath of the Second World War. Book is in good condition with only very minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Book has been covered in clear plastic for protection and stuck to covers. There is a small pen mark and a small ownership sticker from a previous owner on the inside front two pages. There is a black remainder mark to the bottom of page edges, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Battle of Book of Ypres, The: A Reference to Military Operations in the Ypres Salient 1914-18

By: Brice, Beatrix

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Herts, England, Spa Books (in Assoc. With Tom Donovan Publishing Ltd): 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: WARONE14

ISBN: 0907590179

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 578g, 273pgs, illustrated map endpapers. This book, published originally in 1927, comprises a chronological account of the fighting in the Ypres Salient during the First World War. It includes the four main battles in 1914, 1915, 1917 and 1918. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Gallipoli: The Fatal Shore

By: Broadbent, Harvey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Viking: 2005

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: WARONE9

ISBN: 0670040851

Condition: Good


Hardcover with brown boards and pictorial dustjacket, first Australian edition, 1330gms, 312 pages, brown endpapers. This book situates the story of Gallipoli within its multinational context. It is illustrated with over 200 photographs and artworks from collections in Australia, Britain, New Zealand and Turkey. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear. Boards and dust jacket iare in good condition with mild shelf wear and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Fighting Them on the Beaches: The D-Day Landings 6 June 1944

By: Cawthorne, Nigel

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Northants, England, Index Books: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 000944

ISBN: 1841931136

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 182gms, 240 pages. This book tells the story of one of the largest and most meticulously organised seaborne invasions in the history of warfare - the Allied landings of June 6, 1944 - D-Day. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration 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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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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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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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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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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All The Light We Cannot See

By: Doerr, Anthony

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Great Britain, Fourth Estate: 2014

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: GENFIC789

ISBN: 0007548672

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint, 742gms, 531 pages. In this magnificent, deeply moving novel, the stories of Marie-Laure and Werner illuminate the ways, against all odds, people try to be good to one another. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize 2015. Book is in good condition with only minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, 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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London: The Glamour Years 1919-39

By: Everett, Susanne

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Bison Books: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001125

ISBN: 0861242440

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1160gms, 208 pages. This book surveys two decades of art and excess following the austerity of the first world war. One of the most extraordinary periods of English history is brought to life with over 250 black and white and colour photographs. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and two small holes, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. 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 actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional ... View more info

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Lost Berlin

By: Everett, Susanne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dee Why West, Australia, Books For Pleasure: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HISEUR109

ISBN: 0729601099

Condition: Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1215gms, 208 pages. Lost Berlin evokes the atmosphere and ambiance of one of the great cultural and artistic centres of the world which began to die spiritually in the 1930s before it was physically obliterated in the 1940s. Book is in good condition with light general wear and tear and mild page discolouration/spotting throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with minor shelf wear to edges and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage. 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 condition with only very mild general wear and tear. Boards are also in very good condition with only very light shelf wear, ... View more info